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Item # 596863
February 1, 1862
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 1, 1862 The full front page has two prints: "Destruction of a Schooner off Cumberland Inlet, Georgia, by the boats of the 'Alabama'" and "The Pirate 'Sumter' Firing at the Brig 'Joseph Parks' of Boston".
Inside has a full page print with 8 images of: "War Scenes On Green River, Kentucky" and other fullpg. prints: "Embarkation of General M'Clernand's Brigade at Cairo--The Advance of the Great Mississippi Expedition" and "Commander Porter's Mortar Flotilla" along with: "Sections of Mortars, Mortar Bends, and Supports". as well as: "Released Prisoners Returning to the Camp of the Thirty-First Regiment New York Volunteers...".
Other prints include a halfpg: "The United States Steam Sloop of War 'Pensacola' Passing The Rebel Batteries in the Potomac" and "The Vessels of General Burnside's Expedition Off Fortress Monroe the Night Before Their Departure"; a halfpg: "Brigadier-General Kelley, United States Volunteers, And Staff"; halfpg: "Encampment of Captain Patterson's Cavalry Scouts, Near Hancock, Maryland".
The back page has 2 political cartoons. Sixteen pages, nice condition.
Category: The Civil War