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Treaty with the Chickasaw Indians...
Item # 652405
August 30, 1834
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 30, 1834 Among the articles within are: "Presidential Election of 1832" "Freemasons", and "Mint of the United States" describes the new gold coins with text including: "...the omission of the words 'e pluribus unum' on the reverse; the other is, the substitution of a new head of liberty without the dress cap--the hair being only restrained by the cincture bearing the inscription 'Liberty" ..." with more (see).
Also: "Tennessee Convention and the President" includes a letter headed: "The President's Answer" signed in type: Andrew Jackson. Also of note is a lengthy: "Treaty With the Chickasaws" which takes nearly 2 1/2 pages.
Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, some scattered lite foxing, otherwise in 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