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Map of the naval triumph on the Mississippi...
Item # 601994
May 13, 1862
PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 13, 1862
* Norfolk, Virginia
* Fort Wright, Tennessee
* Gunboats battle
The front page is dominated by a very nice & detailed map headed: "Naval Triumph On The Mississippi - Scene of the Splendid Naval Engagement between the Union and Rebel Gun Boats Near Fort Wright, May 10."
Some of the front page column heads include; "Capture of the City of Norfolk" "Norfolk Evacuated by the Rebel Troops" "Mayor Lamb Surrenders the City to General Wool" "The Particulars of the Blowing Up of the Merrimac" and much more.
Eight pages, nice condition.