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The American repository of useful information [for 1796]: [electronic resource] : containing a calendar of the present year: an account of the United States, their territory and population; of the federal government & courts of justice; with other various interesting matter. : Ornamented with 12 vignettes, & a frontispiece, engraved by J. Smither & E. Trenchard. To be continued annually
Bib ID 3379968
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Philadelphia. : Printed for B. Davies, No: 68, High Street., 1796 [i.e. 1795] 
[2], 5-99, [3] p., [26] leaves of plates : ill. ; 12 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 30313.

Notes

"Printed by J. Thompson."--colophon, p. 99.

Advertised in the Gazette of the United States, Philadelphia, Dec. 2, 1795.

Pages [6-18] unnumbered.

The plates include the frontispiece, engraved title page, and two facing leaves for each month, respectively with vignette and with ornamental headpiece containing the legend "Memorandums."

Includes tables of baptisms and mortality in Philadelphia for 1794 and meterological observations in Philadelphia for 1794-1795.

Bookseller's advertisement, p. [100-101].

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 30313

Drake, M. Almanacs, 10390

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 30313). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Registers.  |  France. Marine -- Registers.  |  Mortality -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.  |  Meteorology -- Observations.  |  United States -- Registers.  |  Pennsylvania -- Registers.  |  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Registers.  |  New York (N.Y.) -- Registers.  |  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Statistics, Vital.  |  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Climate.
Form/genre Almanacs  |  Booksellers' advertisements
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Smither, James, 1741-1797, engraver  |  Trenchard, Edward C., approximately 1777-, engraver

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