Revolutionary War Newspaper Recruiting Pennsylvanians for a Flying Camp of Soldiers

The Pennsylvania Evening Post. Philadelphia, PA: August 13, 1776. Vol. II. No. 244. 4pp (pp. 399-402), 8.125 x 9.75 in. Contains inside page column of text with details of the recruitment of a “Flying Camp” of soldiers from Pennsylvania to fight in the Revolutionary War. The issue also includes war news from Williamsburg, VA and Annapolis, MD, as well as a back page advertisement offering an 18-year-old African American boy for sale.


Disbound. Light toning. Overall very fine condition. 

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