Lot 206: 1780 Revolutionary War Daniel George Almanack from Newbury, Massachusetts
Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
1780 Daniel George Almanack Newbury, Massachusetts
1780 Revolutionary War, "An Almanack for the Year of our Lord Christ, 1780," by Daniel George, Philom, Newbury (MA). Fine.
This original 1780 Colonial Almanac, 24 pages, approximately 6.5" x 4", includes all the standard astronomical calculations and calendars as well as articles and anecdotes. This almanac "For the Year of Our Lord Christ, 1780. Being bissextile, or leap year, and the Fourth of American Independence" is "Calculated for the Meridian of Boston, New England, Lat. 42 deg. 25. North. By Daniel George, Philom." Binding sewn and still intact; general overall age and wear for this booklet from the early Revolutionary War years of the United States.