New Year's address of the carrier of the Weekly Museum, to his patrons

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Title
New Year's address of the carrier of the Weekly Museum, to his patrons
Series
Carriers' Addresses
Abstract
Newsboy gives good wishes to elder patrons, young ladies and young getlemen, and requests tip.
Keywords
New Year
Poetry
Paperboys
Notes
Within arched architectural border of type ornaments.
Printed area measures: 27.5 x 16.8 cm.
Poem in eight four-line stanzas.
At end of text: January 1, 1808.
Extent
1 broadside ; 28 x 22 cm.

Citation

"New Year's address of the carrier of the Weekly Museum, to his patrons" (1808). Carriers' Addresses. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:50743/

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    Carriers' addresses were published by newspapers, usually on January 1, and distributed in the United States for more than two centuries. The custom originated in England and was introduced here during colonial times. The newsboys delivered these greetings in verse ...

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