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Much detail on the capture of Jefferson Davis...
Item # 570091
September 1, 1865
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, September, 1865
* Jefferson Davis captured
* Confederate president
This was one of the more successful magazines of the 19th century. Over five pages inside are taken up with: "Running At The Heads: Being An Authentic Account of the Capture of Jefferson Davis". Extremely lengthy and detailed, much more so than found in newspapers of the day (see for portions).
Contains over 120 pages, disbound without any outer wrappers or full title page, nice condition. Measures 5 1/2 by 8 3/4 inches.
Category: Post-Civil War