Home > Back to Search Results > Battle of Fort Meigs...
Click image to enlarge 653431
Show image list »

Battle of Fort Meigs...

Item # 653431

May 29, 1813

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 29, 1813 

* Siege of Fort Meigs - Ohio
* William Henry Harrison

The first  two pages are taken up with the: "President's Message" signed in type: James Madison, in which he discusses much about the War of 1812. Over 4 pages are taken up with: "Events of the War" which includes a letter signed by: Wm. Henry Harrison concerning the Battle of Fort Meigs against Tecumseh. Several other reports on Fort Meigs as well.
Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, very nice 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