13 pages, folio (12 5/8 x 7 15/16 in.), blue silk ornamentation attached to first page, identifying docket on verso of last page, slight browning, otherwise in very fine condition." /> MADISON, James. Manuscript document signed ("James Madison") as President, addressed to the Senate and House of Representatives, comprising the PRESIDENTIAL MESSAGE TO CONGRESS REQUESTING A DECLARATION OF WAR AGAINST GREAT BRITAIN, Washington D.C., 1 June 1812. <I>13 pages, folio (12 5/8 x 7 15/16 in.), blue silk ornamentation attached to first page, identifying docket on verso of last page, slight browning</I>, otherwise in very fine condition. | Christie's