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General Hull surrenders without a shot being fired...

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August 29, 1812

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 29, 1812  Much on the War of 1812 including: "British America - General Order" datelines from Quebec, Aug. 6, 1812, beginning: "His excellency the commander of the forces, announces with great satisfaction to the troops under his command, the capture of Fort Michilimackinac on the 17th of July last by a detachment of the Canadian veteran battalion..." surrendered by General Hull without a shot fired.. Following this are the details of the: "Capitulation".
Also: "Events of the War - Military" "Marching Orders" "Naval", war-related letters from Lexington, Kentucky, and Detroit, etc.
Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, even toning, otherwise in good condition.

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: War of 1812

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