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Russell, Benjamin (1761-1845) Columbian centinel & Massachusetts federalist. [Vol. 41, no. 43 (July 25, 1804)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08751 Author/Creator: Russell, Benjamin (1761-1845) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Newspaper Date: 25 July 1804 Pagination: 4 p. ; 50 x 33 cm.

Summary of Content: Includes an article reviewing Thomas Jefferson's administration and another denouncing Albert Gallatin, Secretary of the Treasury. Has coverage of the 11 July 1804 Aaron Burr-Alexander Hamilton duel on pages 1 and 2. Other articles detail local, international, political, court, and ship news, advertisements, and public announcements. Includes a eulogy announcement for Alexander Hamilton signed by James Warren.

Background Information: The Columbian Centinel & Massachusetts Federalist was printed from Oct. 5, 1799 (Vol. 32, no. 10) to Sept. 1, 1804 (v. 42, no. 2). Continues as the Columbian Centinel from June 16, 1790 (Vol. 13, no. 27) to Oct 2, 1799 (v. 32, no. 9). Continued by ...the Columbian Centinel from Sept 5, 1804 (Vol. 42, no. 3) to May 23, 1840 (v. 77, no. 6166).See More

People: Russell, Benjamin, 1761-1845
Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Government and CivicsPresidentPoliticsFederalistsDuelAmerican StatesmenVice PresidentGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsDeath

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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