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Urban, Sylvanus (1745-1826) The Gentleman's Magazine

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02361 Author/Creator: Urban, Sylvanus (1745-1826) Place Written: London, England Type: Newspaper Date: September 1775 Pagination: 1 v. : p. 409 - p. 456 : ill ; 20.9 x 12.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Printed for D. Henry at St. John's Gate, London. Includes the petition of Congress to King George. Also includes a copy of an intercepted John Adams letter to Abigail Adams 24 July 1775, copy of intercepted letter of Benjamin Harrison to George Washington 21 July 1775, summary proceedings of Parliament, plan of American entrechments at Bunker Hill, a continuation of a travel essay by Lithgow, and a continuation of "Account of the Proceedings of the American Colonies." Paginated 409-456. Seems to have been torn from original binding.

People: Urban, Sylvanus, 1745-1826
Henry, David, 1710-1792

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarContinental CongressCongressPetitionGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyPresidentGovernment and CivicsPost OfficeBattleBattle of Bunker HillFortificationTravel

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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