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PENNSYLVANIA

PHILADELPHIA.

598. The Pennsylvania gazette. w., Oct. 2, 1729-Sept. 10, 1777.

Note: Continuation of The Universal instructor in all arts and sciences, and Pennsylvania gazette. Issues from 1735-1777, have a subtitle, "Containing the freshest advices, foreign and domestick." Beginning Oct. 11, 1759, "domestic" is spelled with the "k". Suspended publication at Philadelphia with the issue of Sept. 10, 1777, upon the arrival of the British troops. Published at York, Pa., Dec. 20, 1777-June 20, 1778. Continued by The Pennsylvania gazette, and weekly advertiser, published in Philadelphia, starting with the issue of Jan. 5, 1779.

Publisher: Oct. 2, 1729, Benjamin Franklin and Hugh Meredith. May 11, 1732, Benjamin Franklin. (Died Apr. 17, 1790.) Jan. 12, 1748, Benjamin Franklin and David Hall. Nov. 21, 1765, no name given. Feb. 6, 1766, David Hall. May 8, 1766, David Hall and William Sellers. Dec. 30, 1772, William and David Hall, and William Sellers.

Size varies: Oct. 2-Sept. 27, 1739, folio; Oct. 4, 1739-Dec. 29, 1741, octavo; between Jan. 6 and Feb. 17, 1742, to sometime between Sept. 22 and Dec. 27, 1743, quarto; between Sept. 29, 1743, and Jan. 3, 1744-June 20, 1778, folio.

L.C. file contains:


1735. Jan. 9-Dec. 30. 1 v. Missing: Jan. 2, Feb. 25, May 8, Sept. 11, 25 (p. 3, 4), Oct. 2, Nov. 6. V. 1264
1736. Jan. 6-Dec. 30. 1 v. Mutilated: Feb. 19. Missing: Sept. 16. V. 1265
1737. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. 1 v. Bled: Apr. 14. Mutilated: Jan. 27, June 2. V. 1266
1738. Jan. 3-Dec. 14. 1 v. Mutilated: Dec. 14. Missing: Jan. 24, Apr. 27, May 18, Aug. 10, Nov. 2, 24, Dec. 21, 28. V. 1267

Note: Issues for the period 1739-1748, are held un- classified in the Franklin Collection, in the Rare Book Room.
1739. Oct. 11-Dec. 27. 1 v. Note: Bound with this: 1740, 1741. Rare Book Room
1740. Jan. 3-Dec. 25. Note: Bound with Oct.- Dec. 1739. Rare Book Room
1741. Jan. 1-Dec. 29. (Bound with Oct.-Dec. 1739) Rare Book Room
1742. Feb. 17-Dec. 30. 1 v. Note: Bound with this: Jan.-Sept. 1743. Postscript: Dec. 8. A Message to the governor from the assembly. [In answer to the governor's message of the 18th instant.]... Signed by order of the House [John Kinsley, speaker]. 27th of the 3d mo. 1742. 4 p. 4°. (Bound following May 27) [bled]. Rare Book Room
1743. Jan. 4-Sept. 22. Note: Bound with Feb.- Dec. 1742. Missing: May 12. Rare Book Room
1744. Jan. 3-Dec. 25. 1 v. Note: Bound with this: 1745-1748. Missing: Sept. 6. Rare Book Room
1745. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. Note: Bound with 1744. Supplement: Jan. 22, Apr. 5, July 25, Aug. 1. Mutilated: Oct. 10. Missing: Apr. 2 (p. 1, 2), Oct. 17. Rare Book Room
1746. Jan. 7-Dec. 30. Note: Bound with 1744. Supplement: Jan. 7, July 12, Aug. 14. Rare Book Room
1747. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. Note: Bound with 1744. Supplement: Mar. 10, May 14, Aug. 10. Missing: Feb. 3, Mar. 3, July 9, Sept. 10. Rare Book Room
1748. Jan. 5-Dec. 27. Note: Bound with 1744. Mutilated: Dec. 1, 8. Missing: June 9, 16, Oct. 13. Rare Book Room
1749. Jan. 3-Dec. 26. 1 v. Mutilated: Apr. 27, Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2. Missing: Jan. 24, 31, Feb. 7, 21 (p. 1, 2,), 28, Apr. 20, Sept. 7, Oct. 26 (p. 1, 2), Nov. 9 (p. 5, 6), 16 (p. 5, 6), 30 (p. 5, 6). V. 1268
1750. Jan. 2-Aug. 2. 1 v. Missing: Feb. 6 (p. 5, 6), 20 (p. 5, 6), Mar. 6, 20 (p. 5, 6), Apr. 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5. V. 1269

Aug. 9-Dec. 25. 1 v. V. 1270
1751. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Missing: May 30 (p. 5, 6), June 6 (p. 5, 6), 13 (p. 5, 6), 20 (p. 5, 6). V. 1271
1752. Jan. 7-Dec. 26. 1 v. Supplement: June 4. Bled: Apr. 2, Sept. 14. Missing: Advertising pages 5 and 6 are missing from Apr. 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 11, Aug. 27, Sept. 14, Oct. 5, Nov. 9, 16, 23, 30, Dec. 7, 14. V. 1272
1753. Jan. 2-Dec. 27. 1 v. Missing: Advertising pages 5 and 6 are missing from May 10, 24, 31, Aug. 9, Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec. 6, 13. V. 1273
1754. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 1, Nov. 21. Missing: Jan. 22. Advertising pages 5 and 6 are missing from the following issues: Mar. 26, Apr. 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 4, 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19, 26, 31. V. 1274
1755. Jan. 7-Dec. 25. 1 v. Supplement: July 7. Missing: Advertising pages 5 and 6 from the following issues: Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 18, 25, Mar. 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr. 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec. 4, 11, 18, 25. V. 1275
1756. Jan. 1-Dec. 30. 1 v. Missing: Advertising pages 5 and 6 from the following issues: Jan. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, May 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15. 22, 29, Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26, Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 21, 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2, 23, 30. 1276
1757. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. 1 v. Missing: Advertising pages 5 and 6 from the following issues: Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, Mar. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Apr. 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11, 18. V. 1277
1758. Jan. 5-Dec. 28. 1 v. Mutilated: Jan. 5, Mar. 23. Missing: Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb. 16, Mar. 2, 9, 16, Apr. 13, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25, June 8, 22, 29, July 6, Aug. 10, 17, 24, Nov. 30. V. 1278
1759. Jan. 4-Dec. 27. 1 v. Missing: May 10 (p. 3. 4), 17 (p. 3, 4), Aug. 2, 9, Sept. 20, 27, Nov. 1, 22. V. 1279
1760. Jan. 3-Dec. 25. 1 v. Bled: Aug. 28, Sept. 4. Mutilated: Jan. 2, May 8. Missing: Feb. 7, July 17 (p. 3, 4). V. 1280
1761. Jan. 1-Dec. 31l 1 v. V. 1281
1762. Jan. 7-Dec. 30. 1 v. Bled: Dec. 16. V. 1282
1763. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. 1 v. Supplement: June 23, Nov. 3. Bled: Mar. 3, 10, Apr. 21, 28, May 19, 26, June 16, 23. V. 1283
1764. Jan. 5-Dec. 27. 1 v. Explanatory remarks on the Assembly's resolves, pub- lished in The Pennsylvania gazette, no. 1840 [Mar. 29, 1764]. 2 p. (Bound follow- ing May 29.) Mutilated: Aug. 23. Missing: June 7, 14, 21, Aug. 2, Sept. 27. V. 1284
1764. June 7. Box 25, #17.
1765. Jan. 3-Dec. 26. 1 v. Remarkable occurences: Nov. 14. Missing: Nov. 7, No stamped paper to be had; Dec. 12, 19. Note: Suspended publication Nov. 7-14, because of the Stamp act. A broadside Nov. 7, "No stamped paper to be had", and a four page issue Nov. 14, "Remarkable occurrences", appeared in place of the regular numbers. V. 1285
1766. Jan. 2-Dec. 25. 1 v. Supplement: May 5, 19, June 5. Bled: June 5, supplement. V. 1286
1767. Jan. 1-Dec. 31. 1 v. Missing: Aug. 6. v. 1287
1768. Jan. 7-Dec. 29. 1 v. Postscript: Aug. 11, Sept. 1, 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27. Supplement: July 14. Supplement extraordinary: July 28. Bled: Mar. 3, Apr. 21. V. 1288
1769. Jan. 5-Dec. 28. 1 v. Postscript: Dec. 14. Postscript extraordinary: Jan. 7, Sept. 7. Supplement: Jan. 19, Feb. 2, May 4, 11, 18, 25, June 1. V. 1289
1770. Jan. 4-Dec. 27. 1 v. Postscript extraordinary: Mar. 22, Apr. 26, May 7, 17. Supplement: Feb. 15, Mar. 1, 8, 15, 22, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, Aug. 2, 23, 30. V. 1290
1771. Jan. 3-Dec. 26. 1 v. Postscript extraordinary: May 9, 17. Supplement: Apr. 18, May 23. V. 1291
1772. Jan. 2-Dec. 30. 1 v. Postscript: Apr. 10, Sept. 23, Oct. 21. Supplement: Jan. 2, Feb. 20, Mar. 5, 26, July 23, 29, Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26, Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23. V. 1292
1773. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. 1 v. Postscript: July 7, Dec. 9, 24. Supplement: Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, Mar. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Apr. 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25, Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22. V. 1293
1774. Jan. 5-Dec. 28. 1 v. Postscript: Apr. 20, May 18, June 15, 29, July 13, 20, 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 16, Nov. 2, 9. Supplement: Jan. 5, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Apr. 13, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 11, July 13, Sept. 7, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, Nov. 23, 30, Dec. 14. Mutilated: Feb. 16 supplement, July 27 postscript. Missing: Feb. 9 (p. 3. 4). V. 1294
1775. Jan. 4-Dec. 27. 1 v. Postscript: Feb. 4, Mar. 9, Apr. 12, 26, 27, July 12, Nov. 1. Supplement: Feb. 8, 15, 22, Mar. 1, 22, 29, Apr. 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, June 7, 14, 21, July 5, Aug. 16, 23, 30, Sept. 6, 13 (mutilated), 20, Oct. 18, 25, Nov. 15, 29, Dec. 13. V. 1295
1776. Jan. 3-Nov. 27. 1 v. Postscript: Jan. 10. Supplement: Jan. 31, Feb. 14, 28, Mar. 13, 27, Apr. 3, July 3, Oct. 23. Note: Suspended publication with the issue of Nov. 27, 1776, resumed with the issue of Feb. 5, 1777. V. 1296
1776.
July 10. Note: 5 facsimile copies. Rare Book Room #2481
1777. Feb. 5-Aug. 27. 1 v. Mutilated: Apr. 30. Missing: Aug. 27 (p. 3, 4), Sept. 3, 10. Note: Suspended publication at Philadelphia with the issue of Sept. 10, 1777, upon the arrival of the British troops. Published at York, Pa., Dec. 20, 1777-June 20, 1778. Resumed publication at Philadelphia, Jan. 5, 1779. V. 1297

MICROFORMS
1729-1777. Oct. 2-Sept. 10. (microfilm) #1447

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