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to T & J. Fleet re: "A Customer" [draft advertisement for a Boston newspaper]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07481.02 Author/Creator: Place Written: [Boston or Hardwich, Massachusetts?] Type: Manuscript Date: 1775/01/19 Pagination: 1 p. 28.6 x 20 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07481.02 Author/Creator: Place Written: [Boston or Hardwich, Massachusetts?] Type: Manuscript Date: 1775/01/19 Pagination: 1 p. 28.6 x 20 cm

Anonymous, signed "A Customer." A draft for patriotic advertisement in Boston newspaper, written to the printers of the Boston Evening Post, T. &. J. Fleet.

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