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The Weekly Messenger, September 4, 1812

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Title:
The Weekly Messenger, September 4, 1812
Description:
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.
Date:
September 4, 1812
Format:
Newspapers
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Newspaper Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Sailing ships
Military officers
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Guerriere (Frigate)
Hull, Isaac, 1773-1843
Extent:
1 v. ; 19 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.
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Language:
English
Identifier:
2142.3