June 22, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


George Washington's First Inauguration and Address Covered in Connecticut Newspaper, 1789

Connecticut Journal. New Haven, CT: Thomas and Samuel Green, May 6, 1789. No. 1123. 4pp, 10 x 16 in. Page three contains two full columns of text covering the first inauguration of George Washington as the first President of the United States. Washington's first inaugural address is also printed in full within this issue and is signed in type by the President at the end of the report. 


Issue partially separated along central fold. some toning along margins. Light wear and few stains along edges/corners. 

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us

Let Cowan's Handle Your Shipping!

Cowan's Auctions is one of the only houses to offer full service, in-house shipping. 
Our experts pack and ship over 5,000 purchases each year.  
Shipping costs are included on every invoice to make getting your items as fast and easy as possible. 
For more information, click HERE or contact shipping@cowans.com.