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Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration...
Item # 561682
February 28, 1861
THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, February 28, 1861
* Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration
* President elect arrives in Washington D.C.
* 148 years before Obama
This 8 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION", "MOVEMENTS OF THE PRESIDENT ELECT", "Close of the Deliberations of the Peace Conference" and more. Lots of interesting text.
Other news of the day with pre civil war tensions reporting. Minor stain on the ftpg., otherwise in very nice condition.