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Edes & Gill The Boston gazette and country journal. [No. 210 (April 9 1759)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.452.01 Author/Creator: Edes & Gill Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Newspaper Date: 9 April 1759 Pagination: 4 p. ; 40 x 27 cm.

Summary of Content: Articles about a comet, news from London, shipping news, and public sales.

People: Edes, B. and J. Gill, 1755-1793
Edes, Benjamin, 1732-1803

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Geography and Natural HistoryScience and TechnologyMerchants and TradeCommerceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign Policy

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