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President Lincoln's Thanksgiving Day Proclamation...
Item # 589364
August 4, 1863
THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, August 4, 1863
* affirmation of Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation...
* war news from Richmond, Charleston, and more
The front page has an interesting article in which President Lincoln's Proclamation for a National Thanksgiving is given an affirmation by George Opdyke (mayor of New York). Additional headings include: "News From Havana", The Iron-Clads At Richmond", "The Attack on Charleston", and more.
The issue is compete in 8 pages and is in good condition (see images).