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Treaties with seven Indian tribes... Judge Theodorick Bland...
Item # 638717
February 1, 1817
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 1, 1817 Content includes: "Indian Treaties" which includes the synopsis of 8 treaties with various tribes (see for portions). Also: "Contracts--War & Navy Departments" "Army of the United States" which includes a detailed chart of "Fortifications" "Corps" & more (see); The Case of Judge Bland"; much reporting from Congress including a document signed: James Monroe.
Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, lite rubbing to the front page, otherwise in nice condition.
This 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 it: "...(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