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1872 Horace Greeley death...
Item # 594367
December 4, 1872
THE WORLD, New York City, December 4, 1872
* Horace Greeley death
* Liberal Republican Party founder
The front page has one column headings: "HONORS TO THE DEAD", "Forty Thousand Persons View The Remains Of Horace Greeley" and "Final Preparations For The Obsequies To-day".
Also a a lengthy report on a Negro lynching in Woodford, Kentucky (see photos).
Other news of the day throughout. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, mainly along spine, otherwise nice.
Category: Post-Civil War