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Nov. 22 Harvest Day at Schiele re-creates rustic 1700s life

In the 1700s, settlers in Gastonia preparing for a harvest feast had to ride up to four days on horseback to buy basic spices, sugar and salt from Salisbury, according to Suzanne Simmons, Backcountry Lifeways coordinator at the Schiele Museum of Natural ...

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This day published and to be sold at the store of James Lockwood, near the College, in New Haven, four different views of the Battle of Lexington, Concord, &c., on the 19th of April 1775.

Plate I: The Battle of Lexington
Plate II: A view of the town of Concord, with the Ministerial troop destroying the stores.
Plate III: The Battle of North Bridge, in Concord.
Plate IV: The South part of Lexington, where the first detachments were joined by Lord Percy.

The above plates are neatly engraved on copper from the original paintings taken on the spot. Price, six shillings per set for the plain ones; or eight shillings coloured.

New Haven, December 13, 1775