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Columbian centinel. [Vol. 35, no. 5 (March 18, 1801)] [damaged]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08792 Author/Creator: Place Written: Boston Type: Newspaper Date: 18 March 1801 Pagination: 2 p.

Summary of Content: Whole no. 1773. Damaged on upper right margin. Lacks pp. 3-4. Includes two acts and Jefferson inaugural.

Background Information: 3


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PresidentInaugurationInaugural AddressGovernment and CivicsLawCongress

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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