1812 · Washington
Collection of printed letters discussing the assembly of a militia to help Connecticut and Massachusetts stop a potential invasion during the War of 1812. Correspondents include Massachusetts Governor Caleb Strong, Secretary of War Roger Griswold, and General Henry Dearborn, among others.
Shaw & Shoemaker 27221. Removed from a nonce volume. Light age-toning; pencilling on title-page. (Inventory #: 36032)