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    [George Washington]. Newspaper: The Phenix; or, Windham Herald. Four pages, 11" x 11.5", Connecticut, December 21, 1793. This issue includes a reprint of President George Washington's speech to Congress regarding the state of the nation during the first year of his second term in office. He discusses the creation of a national militia, how to make peace with the Creek and Cherokee tribes, and the settlement of accounts with several states of the Union. Period ads throughout. Unevenly toned throughout and edges are chipped.

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    October, 2014
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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