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To all the friends of science, arts, agriculture, manufactures and commerce. Proposal of Joseph Belknap & Alexander Young, for printing a weekly paper; to be entitled the American Apollo, containing the publications of the Historical Society, political and commercial intelligence, and other entertaining matter [electronic resource]
Bib ID 3380684
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Belknap and Young
 
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Description Printed at Boston, (Massachusetts) : by J. Belknap and A. Young., MDCCXCI. [1791] 
[4], 3, [5] p. ; 22 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 23167.

Notes

Half-title, within an ornamental border: Proposal for publishing the American Apollo, a new weekly paper, by Belknap & Young.

"Circular letter, of the Historical Society."--3 p., 2nd count. Announcing the formation of the Historical Society, subsequently the Massachusetts Historical Society, and soliciting itemized information on local history from recipients of the circular. Signed by Jeremy Belknap, corresponding secretary, Boston, November 1, 1791.

"Conditional proposal" for the Apollo and space for subscribers' names, p. [2-5], 3rd count. Page [3], 3rd count, is numbered 4, in order that the proposal might be circulated with or without the circular letter.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

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Evans 23167

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. 23167). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Massachusetts Historical Society.  |  American Apollo (Boston, Mass. : Oct. 1792)  |  Historical libraries -- Massachusetts.  |  History -- Societies, etc.  |  Newspaper publishing -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Form/genre Prospectuses.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Belknap, Jeremy, 1744-1798  |  Massachusetts Historical Society
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To all the friends of science, arts, agriculture, manufactures and commerce.

Proposal of Joseph Belknap and Alexander Young, for printing a weekly paper.

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