Original Scarce edition of the New-England palladium. (Boston, Mass.) 1803-1814
Publisher: Young & Minns, Congress Street Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts Date of Publication: Friday June 26thth 1812 Description: The "Palladium" has a dramatic front page article regarding the Declaration of War against England and reports of from Great ,France Britain and Europe concerning the war between the United Kingdom and the United States. Letter from President James Madison is also quite striking. War news throughout paper in particular the Republican Blues and Savannah Volunteers are headed to St. Augustine,Florida to protect the fort. The paper’s editor somewhat cynically ask.. Are we also at war with Spain? Fascinating content throughout this very rare edition.
Subject(s): Newspapers Protest movements Military - 1812 Declaration of War of 1812 War of 1812- Domestic Life