The Weekly Messenger, September 4, 1812
- The Weekly Messenger, September 4, 1812
The Weekly Messenger, No 46 of Vol. 1, printed in Boston, Massachusetts on Friday, September 4, 1812. An article on page 2, column 3, titled "Brilliant Naval Victory!" describes the battle between USS Constitution and HMS Guerriere, the reception in Boston afterwards, and a short biography of the British Captain James Dacres. Also included is a brief report of Commodore John Rodgers' squadron and an announcement of a celebration at Faneuil Hall in honor of Captain Isaac Hull and his victory.
September 4, 1812
- USS Constitution Museum
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Campaigns & battles
United States--History--War of 1812
Hull, Isaac, 1773-1843
- 1 v. ; 19 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.
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