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Franklin, B. and Meredith, H. (1729-1778) Pennsylvania gazette. [No. 1736 (April 1, 1762)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07266 Author/Creator: Franklin, B. and Meredith, H. (1729-1778) Place Written: Philadelphia, PA Type: Newspaper Date: 1 April 1762 Pagination: 4 p. ; 38.8 x 25.3 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07266 Author/Creator: Franklin, B. and Meredith, H. (1729-1778) Place Written: Philadelphia, PA Type: Newspaper Date: 1 April 1762 Pagination: 4 p. ; 38.8 x 25.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Re: British and French hostilities in the Caribbean; Indian peace treaty in Virginia, etc.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: French and Indian WarMilitary HistoryGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsFranceCaribbeanAmerican Indian HistoryTreatyPeace

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