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Providence Gazette , 1794, Approximately Forty-five Issues.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Providence Gazette, 1794, Approximately Forty-five Issues. Providence: Carter & Wilkinson, 1794. Folio-format bifolium papers, with many news stories regarding domestic and world events during the Washington administration, events of the year also include the Whiskey Rebellion, the first session of the Senate open to the public, and the British evacuation of border forts in the Northwest Territory; papers somewhat tattered, tears, an occasional ad clipped, generally good, 17 x 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900


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Keywords

3rd United States Congress, Alexander Hamilton, Divine providence in Judaism, George Washington, Military personnel, Presidency of George Washington, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, Whiskey Rebellion

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