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Letters from Jefferson & Adams on war...



Item # 653265

July 13, 1816

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 13, 1816  Perhaps the best content in this issue is a nice full page article headed: "Peace and War" which concerns: "A society has been established in Massachusetts by some christian philanthropists to discourage war..." with most of the page taken up with the thoughts of Thomas Jefferson, signed in type by him: Thomas Jefferson; and John Adams, signed in type by him: John Adams.
Among the other reports in this issue are: "The National Jubilee" is concerning the 4th of July; "Account of Brazil" and  "Counterfeiting" and additional articles.
Complete in 16 pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, minor foxing, 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: Pre-Civil War