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Wilkie, J. (fl. 1757-1823) The London chronicle. [Vol. 43, no. 3298 (January 24, 1778)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08690 Author/Creator: Wilkie, J. (fl. 1757-1823) Place Written: London, England Type: Newspaper Date: 1778/01/24 Pagination: 8 p. 29.5 x 21.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Contains new of the Revolutionary War, debates in the House of Commons, the House of Lords, literary essays, and local London news.

People: Wilkie, J., fl. 1757-1823

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsGovernment and CivicsLiterature and Language Arts

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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