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Federal Republican, and Commercial Gazette, October 16, 1812

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Title:
Federal Republican, and Commercial Gazette, October 16, 1812
Description:
Federal Republican, and Commercial Gazette, Vol. VII, No. 879, printed in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. on October 16, 1812. On the front page, column 5, is a British account of HMS Guerriere's capture by USS Constiuttion from an "extract from the log book of an officer who was on board his Majesty's ship Guerriere." The report continues on page 2. It includes a description of both frigates, the types of guns, and the number of men aboard.
Date:
October 16, 1812
Format:
Newspapers
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Newspaper Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Sailing ships
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Guerriere (Frigate)
Extent:
1 v. ; 20 3/8 x 13 in.
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Language:
English
Identifier:
1565.1