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132. The American herald. w., s.w., Apr. 5, 1784-June 30, 1788.

Note: Continuation of The American herald: and the general advertiser. The issue of Jan. 14, 1788, was known as The American herald: and federal recorder. With the issue of Jan. 21, 1788, title again became The American herald. Ceased publication in Boston with the issue of June 30, 1788. Continued in Worcester by the American herald; and the Worcester recorder, starting with the issue of Aug. 21, 1788.

Publisher: Apr. 5, 1784, Edward E.Powars. Apr. 26, 1784, Edward E. Powars and Nathaniel Willis. July 17, 1786, Edward E. Powars.

Periodicity varies: Apr. 5, 1784-Feb. 21, 1788, weekly. Feb. 28-June 30, 1788, semi-weekly.

L.C. file contains:


1784. Apr. 5-Dec. 25. 1 v. Note: Bound with The American herald: and the general ad- vertiser, Feb. 2-Mar. 29, 1784. Mutilated: June 21, July 5. Missing: Apr. 5, 19, 26, May 3, 17, 31, June 7. V. 252
1785. Jan. 3-Dec. 26. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 10, May 30, June 13, 20, Dec. 19. Missing: Feb. 21, Apr. 18, 25 (p. 3, 4), May 2, 9. V. 253
1786. Jan. 2-Dec. 25. 1 v. Mutilated: Dec. 11, 25. Missing: Jan. 16, 23, Feb. 13, Mar. 13, May 8, 22, June 12, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 28, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, 20, 27, Dec. 4, 18. V. 254
1787. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v.
Mutilated: Mar. 5, 12, 26, July 2, Dec. 24.
Missing: Jan. 8, Feb. 5, 26, Apr. 2, June 4, 11, July 9, 23, Sept. 10, 24, Oct. 1, Nov. 12, Dec. 24.
V. 255
1788. Jan. 7-May 19. 1 v.
Mutilated: May 1.
Missing: Feb. 4, Mar. 10, Apr. 3.
V. 256

MICROFORMS
1784-1788. Apr. 5-June 30. (microprint)
1784-1788. Apr. 5-June 30. (microfilm) #2893

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