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State-of-the-union address... Much on the War of 1812...
Item # 647674
December 11, 1813
THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 11, 1813 Within its pages are: "Catholics of Ireland" "Banking Capital of New York" and much more, but the prime content would be the: "President's Message" which takes nearly 3 pages and is signed in type: James Madison. This is the President's annual state-of-the-union address, with much content concerning the on-going War of 1812.
Also of note are the 7 pages reporting: "Events of the War" with items & subheads including: "Mutiny on Board the Cartel" "Conquest of Canada" "Policy of Taking New Orleans" "Military" "British Official Accounts of the Battle Near Cornwall" "Naval" and so much more.
Complete in 16 pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, lite scattered 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: War of 1812