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President-elect enroute for his inauguration...
Item # 596821
February 21, 1861
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1861
* Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C.
The front page has one column headlines including: "THE INCOMING ADMINISTRATION", "MR. LINCOLN IN NEW-YORK", "His Reception and Speech at the City Hall
* How Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln Spent the Day and Evening", "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION", "The Peace Conference and its Deliberations" and more.
Other news of the day with much on the pre Civil War tensions. Some damp staining to the lower right portion (see photos), lightly browned and minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War