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Title:
The wasp. [microfilm reel] : ([Place of publication not identified]) 1802-1803
Place of publication:
[Place of publication not identified]
Geographic coverage:
  • Hudson, Columbia, New York  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Publisher:
[publisher not identified]
Dates of publication:
1802-1803
Description:
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (July 7, 1802)-v. 1, no. 12 (Jan. 26, 1803).
Frequency:
Irregular
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Columbia County (N.Y.)--Newspapers.
  • Hudson (N.Y.)--Newspapers.
  • New York (State)--Columbia County.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01223301
  • New York (State)--Hudson.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01208091
Notes:
  • Edited by "Robert Rusticoat, Esq.," the Wasp was devoted to political satire. It supported the Republican viewpoint, and most of its material was intended to oppose the statements made in Charles Holt's Bee, another local paper, which was Democratic in its political leanings. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900.
  • Editor: 1802-, R. Rusticoat (pseud.).
  • Microfilm.
  • Published in political opposition to: Bee (New London, Conn.).
LCCN:
sf 88091522
OCLC:
4014164
Holdings:
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