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Ulysses. S. Grant & the battle at Fort Donelson...
Item # 172552
March 8, 1862
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 8, 1862 The entire front page is a nice print captioned: "Major-General Ulysses S. Grant, U.S.A. The Hero of Fort Donelson" with a related article inside.
Other prints in this issue include a full page: "The Hand-to-Hand Fight Over Schwartz's Battery at Fort Donelson"; a full pg: "Seeking For The wounded by Torch-Light, After the Battle"; a small: "Map of Fort Donelson & Vicinity"; a two-thirds pg.: "Map of the Seat of War in Tennessee & Kentucky Showing the Present Position of the Union Armies Under Generals Buell and Grant"; a full page: "General View of the City of Nashville, Tennessee"; a print of: "The Capitol at Nashville"; a half pg: "The Railroad Bridge Over the Cumberland, at Nashville..."; a full page: "Rebel Flags in the Old House of Representatives at Washington"; prints of "Brigadier-General Curtis" and "Brigadier General Garfield" who would go on to be elected President in 1880; a half pg: "Execution of Gordon the Slave-Trader...".
Half of the back page is taken up with a political cartoon. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.
Category: The Civil War