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Getting ready for Civil War...
Item # 596369
March 13, 1861
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 13, 1861
* Pre Civil War tensions
* Fort Sumter abandoned
The top of page 5 has a report headed: "The Evacuation OF Fort Sumter" "The Necessity For The Order" "Public Opinion Settling Down" "The Effect of Buchanan's Perfidy" this being less than a month before the Civil War would begin at Fort Sumter.
Half of page 7 is taken up with a very lengthy letter headed: "Slavery - An Episcopalian's Views" signed in type: Joseph Ransom.
Eight pages, generally nice.
Category: Pre-Civil War