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Item # 556764
August 10, 1861
THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York City, August 10, 1861.
* Dug Springs MO
* re. Battle of Bull Run
* African slave trade
This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration.
Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are:
* THE REBELLION
* Important From Fortress Monroe
* Total Destruction of Hampton by the Rebels
* Threatened Attack of the Enemy on Newport News
* Details of the Battle at Dug Spring, Missouri
* THE BULL RUN BATTLE
* THE AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE
* The Battle Of Bull Run
Complete in twelve pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Little margin wear with a inside page margin tear, otherwise good.