2023-08 Raynors HCA Live
Search By:
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 8/26/2023
Original issue of The Pennsylvania Gazette. Philadelphia, Dec. 8, 1773. Four Pages, folio. Strip (8" x 1") excised from back page affecting a portion of the tea tax articles, otherwise a fine and desirable issue of the newspaper founded by Benjamin Franklin. Historic issue containing tea tax articles including: Queries Respecting the Tea Act, submitted to the most serious Consideration of Every Person in America; a setter signed "A Mechanic" appealing for boycott of the East-India Company and stating "….let your whole Deportment prove to the World, THAT WE WILL BE FREE INDEED;" excerpts from an address to Lord North stating "….a storm is now gathering in America which will either ruin the friends and dependents of my Lord Bute in this country, or separate the colonies for ever from its dominions…." Also contains international news and interesting advertisements including plantation sales and ads for both white and black runaway slaves.
Click on a thumbnail above to display a larger image below
Hold down the mouse button and slide side to side to see more thumbnails(if available).

Protesting The Tea Tax - Boycott the East India Company

Click above for larger image.
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $200.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $250.00
Estimate: $300 - $500
Auction closed on Sunday, August 27, 2023.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad


You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items