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Edward Pierce (1735-1818) papers

Description

Series V, Edward Pierce (1735-1818) papers, 1780 (#OB.x.x-OB.x.x), contains a collection of newspapers from the Boston Gazette and the Country Journal. The collection is comprised of twenty-seven issues and one supplementary issue, which were published between April 3 and December 18, 1780; each issue is inscribed with pierce's signature. The newspaper was published weekly on Mondays and disseminated local, national and international news, as well as advertisements for merchants, auctions, employment, real estate, ships, and other items. The series is arranged chronologically.

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Details

Collection Name
Pierce family papers
Collection Code
MS023
Dates
1780
Physical Description
Personal papers
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
298831
Reference Code
MS023.05

Record details

Originator
Pierce, Edward, 1735-1818
Material Type
personal papers
Location Note
Folders OB.x.x-OB.x.x

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