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U.S. Government Documents Declaring War

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3631
Abstract

This double-sided broadside reprints a message to Congress by James Madison (June 10); a report from the Committee on Foreign Relations; the declaration of war, signed by Henry Clay and William Crawford, and approved by James Madison (June 18); a proclamation by the president, signed by James Madison and James Monroe (June 19); and a letter to the citizens of West Tennessee from Felix Grundy (June 25).

Dates: 1812 June 1-25

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  • Subject: Newspapers -- Tennessee. X
  • Subject: Newspapers X
  • Subject: United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Registers. X