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End of the Civil War... Trial of Lincoln's assassins...
Item # 578577
June 11, 1865
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1865
* Trial of the conspirators
* Abraham Lincoln assassination
* Ending the Civil War
From shortly after the end of the Civil War, with ftpg. heads including: "The War In The Southwest" "Occupation of Alexandria & Shreveport" "The People Rejoice Over the Close of the Rebellion" as well as: "Trial of The Assassins" "Testimony Taken Yesterday" "the Evidence Nearly all in--No More Important Developments". Also on the ftpg: "Forrest's Version of the Fort Pillow Massacre".
Most of pg. 2 is taken up with: "Oration By the David Coddington on PRESIDENT LINCOLN..." and also: "Further Particulars of the Capture of Jeff. Davis & His Female Habiliments...". Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, foxing at the central fold, some edge tears.
Category: Post-Civil War