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'Little Mac Out Again' shows McClellan on horseback...
Item # 172540
January 25, 1862
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 25, 1862 This issue features a nice full front page print: 'Little Mac Out Again' which shows McClellan on horseback. Inside includes a full page with two prints: 'Fort Holt, Kentucky, Opposite Cairo' and 'Commodore Foote's Gun-Boat Flotilla on the Mississippi'. A full page: "Bird's-eye View of the Vessels Composing the Burnside Expedition at Fortress Monroe, and Showing Norfolk and Its Approaches"; and a half page: "Map Showing Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds, and the Approaches to Norfolk From the South".
A very nice double page centerfold: 'Grand Reception at the White House, January, 1862' shows Lincoln & many from the military. A half page: "Embarkation of Part of General Burnside's Expedition at Annapolis, on Board the 'Hussar'" and a nearly half page: "Execution of Private Lanahan, of the Regular Army, for Murder, at Washington". A full page "Birds-Eye View of Bowling Green, Kentucky, and Its Approaches". A one-third page: "War Map, Showing the Theatre of Operations of the Mississippi Expedition and General Buell's Army. The back page features two political cartoons.
Complete in 16 pages.
Category: The Civil War