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Russell, Benjamin (1761-1845) Columbian centinel. [Vol. XIX no. 974 (April 17, 1793)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08774 Author/Creator: Russell, Benjamin (1761-1845) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Newspaper Date: 17 April 1793 Pagination: 4 p. ; 49.5 x 31 cm.

Summary of Content: Reprints three congressional acts passed at the second session held 5 November 1792. The acts concern the collection of duties on goods and merchandise, the payment of a loan made of the Bank of the United States, and extending the time for receiving on loan a part of the domestic debt. Other news includes local news, news from Great Britain and other European countries, ship arrivals, postings, and advertisements.

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

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: CongressGovernment and CivicsBank of the USBankingFinanceEconomicsCommerceMerchants and TradeDebtGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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