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547. Aurora. General advertiser.d., Nov. 8, 1794-Dec. 1800+

Note: Continuation of the General advertiser. Because of the fever epidemic, publication was suspended at Philadelphia with the issue of Aug. 27, 1799, and was begun at Bristol, Aug. 30, 1799. Publication continued there through Oct. 19, and with the issue of Oct. 22, 1799 it returned to Philadelphia. Merged with the Franklin gazette to form the Aurora and Franklin gazette, on Nov. 22, 1824.

Publisher: Nov. 8, 1794, Benjamin Franklin Bache (Died Sept. 10, 1798.) Nov. 1, 1798, published for Margaret H. Bache. Nov. 14, 1798, published for the heirs of Benj. Frankllin Bache. Mar. 8, 1800, William Duane.

L.C. file contains:


1794. Nov. 8-Dec. 31. Note: Bound with Genera advertiser, 1794. V. 1216
1795. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Mutilated: Apr. 2, July 20, Aug. 14, 24, Sept. 8, 14, 21, 22, 25, Oct. 13. Bled: Apr. 10, 11, 15, 17, 22, 25, 28, 29, May 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, July 21. V. 1074
1796. Jan. 1-Dec. 30. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 19, Mar. 29, Apr. 5, 14, June 13, 23, 25, July 4, 6, 9, Sept. 2, 13, Oct. 24, Nov. 3, 22, 26, Dec. 2, 9. Missing: July 4 (p. 3, 4), Sept. 1, 29, Nov. 30, Dec. 31. Bled: Nov. 11. V. 1075
1797. Jan. 2-Mar. 31. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 11, 12, 20. Missing: Mar. 4, 6, 10. V. 1076

Apr. 1-June 30. 1 v. Mutilated: June 16. Missing: Apr. 17, 18. V. 1077

July 1-Sept. 30. 1 v. Mutilated: July 5, Aug. 25, 26, Sept. 2, 7, 20. Missing: July 3, Aug. 4, 22, Sept. 5, 6, 28. V. 1078

Oct. 2-Dec. 30. 1 v. Mutilated: Oct. 20, Nov. 13. Missing: Oct. 6, 7, 16, 17, 18. V. 1079
1798. Jan. 1-Mar. 31. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 2. Bled: Jan. 12. V. 1080

Apr. 2-June 30. 1 v. Bled: Apr. 23. V. 1081

July 2-Sept. 10. 1 v. Mutilated: July 10, 14, 26, Aug. 2, 13, 23, 29. Missing: July 5, Sept. 7. Note: Publication suspended Sept. 11- Oct. 31, 1798, due to death of publisher. V. 1082

Nov. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Mutilated: Dec. 29. Missing: Nov. 23. Bled: Dec. 26. V. 1083
1799. Jan. 1-Mar. 30. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 22, Feb. 28, Mar. 29. Missing: Jan. 15. V. 1084

Apr. 1-June 29. 1 v. V. 1085

July 1-Aug. 27. Note: Bound with Aug. 30- Sept. 30, 1799, published at Bristol. Note: Because of the fever epidemic, publication was suspended at Philadelplhia with the issue of Aug. 27, and was begun at Bristol, Aug. 30. Publication continued there through Oct. 19, and with the issue of Oct. 22 it returned to Philadelphia. V. 1086

Oct. 22-Dec. 31. 1 v. Note: Bound with Oct. 1-19, 1799, published at Bristol. V. 1087
1800. Jan. 1-Mar. 31. 1 v. Supplement: Jan. 18. V. 1088

Apr. 1-June 30. 1 v. V. 1089

July 1-Sept. 30. 1 v. Missing: Sept. 4. Supplement: Sept. 29. V. 1090

Oct. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Missing: Oct. 21. Bled: Nov. 3, Dec. 13, 19, 20, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31. V. 1091

MICROFORMS
1790-1800+. Oct. 2-Dec. 31+ (microfilm) #2478

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