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Reports on the Navy, the Treasury, Post Office, & Secretary of War...
Item # 600625
December 13, 1834
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 13, 1834 Being at the end of the year this issue has numerous governmental reports on the state of the nation, including: "Report of the Secretary of the Navy" which takes 2 pages; "Report of the Secretary of the Treasury" which takes nearly 7 pages; "Report of the Secretary of War" and the: "Report of the Postmaster General" on the state of the Post Office.
Other items include: "Masonry & Anti-Masonry In Vermont", lengthy reports from Congress, and "The Friends & the Indians".
Complete in 24 pages, 6 by 9 1/32 inches, very nice 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