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Greenleaf, Thomas (1755-1798) Greenleaf's New York journal & patriotic register. [Vol. 1, no. 72 (September 23, 1796)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08748.01 Author/Creator: Greenleaf, Thomas (1755-1798) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Newspaper Date: 23 September 1796 Pagination: 4 p. : newspaper ; 50.8 x 30.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Contains Washington's farewell address, in which he articulates his desire to return to retirement and his thoughts on the United States Government. Includes information on foreign and domestic affairs, announcements, and notices of sale. Contains fugitive slave ads.

People: Greenleaf, Thomas, 1755-1798
Washington, George, 1732-1799

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Presidential Speeches and ProclamationsPresidentGovernment and CivicsGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsRunaway SlaveAfrican American HistorySlavery

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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