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image of Columbian Centinel Newspaper, Feb. 25, 1826

Columbian Centinel Newspaper, Feb. 25, 1826

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1826
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Benjamin Russell, Boston, 1826; Folio (15 1/2" x 21 1/2"), 4 pages. Benjamin Russell’s Columbian Centinel for Saturday Morning, Feb. 25, 1826, with much official news of the proceedings of both the Congress of The United States and of the Boston legislature, plus national and local news, together with numerous classified and box advertisements. Included among the stories… Read more
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image of National Intelligencer Newspaper, May 19, 1809 (John Adams)

National Intelligencer Newspaper, May 19, 1809 (John Adams)

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1809
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Samuel Harrison Smith, Washington, DC, 1809; Folio (12 1/2 " x 19"), two pages (single leaf printed front and back). Samuel Harrison Smith’s National Intelligencer newspaper for Friday, May 19, 1809, with a lengthy front page letter over three full columns in length by John Adams addressed to the publishers of the Boston Patriot News in apparent response… Read more
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image of Boston Morning Journal Newspaper, October 26, 1861 (Civil War)

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Charles O. Rogers, Boston, 1861; 20 1/2" x 26 1/2", 4 pages. The Boston Morning Journal for Saturday, October 26, 1861, with much news from the nascent Civil War, begun just six months previous. Notable contents include a proclamation from Abraham Lincoln authorizing Gen. B.F. Butler to raise six regiments of volunteers for the War from the… Read more
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image of Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing Room Companion, November 15, 1856 (Springfield,Illinois)

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Maturin Murray Ballou, Boston, 1856; 11"x 15", 16 pages. Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing Companion for Saturday, November 15, 1856, with a two-page feature article on Springfield, Illinois. Beautifully illustrated with detailed wood engravings by Boston engraver Samuel Smith Killburn, showing the Springfield State House, Railroad Station, Courthouse and Bank, and a view of Washington Street. Other items of note… Read more
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image of Aurora Beacon Newspaper Broadside Extra, Great Chicago Fire

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Aurora Beacon, Aurora, Illinois, 1871; 6 1/4" x 9". Aurora, Illinois Beacon Extra from Monday, Oct. 9, 1871, reporting the Great Chicago Fire, which began the night previous. Describes the scene as Beacon reporters rushed to Chicago early that dawn to find the city in ruin, with over 5,000 acres already burned, masses of dead in the streets,… Read more
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