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President Andrew Jackson's state-of-the-union address...
Item # 578772
December 11, 1830
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, December 11, 1830
* President Andrew Jackson
* State of the Union Address
The prime feature of this issue would be the complete printing of the very lengthy: "President's Message", being the annual state-of-the-union address of the President, a tradition which began with Washington and continues to this day. This very detailed & wordy address takes over 9 pages and is signed in type: Andrew Jackson.
Other items within this issue include: "Georgia & the Indians" "Mr. Madison's Pamphlet" and more.
Complete 16 page issue, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice, clean condition.
This small size newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."
Category: Pre-Civil War