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Boston January 6, 1800In Old EnglishThe Committee chofen by the Town to adopt fuch Meafures as may indicate the PublicSensibility on the late afflictive EventEvent of the Death of General George Washington Announce the following arrangements, to be adopted on Thursday, the Ninth Day of January inftBeing the Day affigned for the Delivery of an Eulogium on the Occafion, at the Old South Meeting-Houfe by George Richards Minot, Esq.This announcement is followed by Mourning program in which the rules are outlined for what males should wear and what females should wear.It is then followed by an Order o Proceffion.(All those participating are listed).This is then followed by Appropriatiion of The Old South Meeting -Houfe (this portion outlines who will sit where.)The last section at the bottom is a statement of the Committee.Under glass for preservation and framed. ) Labels at the reverse of this historical early broadside.Gallery Note:Washington died on Dec. 14 1799.18"H. x 11"W.

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1800 George Washington Eulogy Broadside Boston

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Jun 16, 2018
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY, USA