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Urban, Sylvanus (1745-1826) The Gentleman's Magazine

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02360 Author/Creator: Urban, Sylvanus (1745-1826) Place Written: London, England Type: Newspaper Date: June 1775 Pagination: 1 v. : p. 257 - p. 304 : ill ; 20.9 x 12.6 cm.

Summary of Content: Printed for D. Henry at St. John's Gate, London. Includes a fold-out regional map of Boston area and dramatic "Account of the proceedings of the American Colonists Since the passing the Boston Port-Bill," including Lexington and Concord. Also has articles on the proceedings of Parliament, a copy of the letter of Connecticut Governor Jonathan Trumbull to Thomas Gage and Gage's response, a travel essay by Lithgow, and a series of poetical essays, as well as others. Paginated 257-304. Seems to have been torn from original binding.

People: Urban, Sylvanus, 1745-1826
Trumbull, Jonathan, 1710-1785
Gage, Thomas, 1718-1787

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Lexington and ConcordBoston Port BillRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGeography and Natural HistoryTravelPoetry

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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