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First Battle of Charleston Harbor...
Item # 608040
April 14, 1863
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1863
* First Battle of Charleston Harbor
* Battle of Suffolk (Hill's Point)
This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT FIGHT AT CHARLESTON" "Full and Graphic Description" "Account By An Eye-Witness" "The First Great Trial of Iron-Clads" "Immense Strength of the Enemy" "Details Of The Enemy" "The Damage Done Fort Sumter" "Rebel Attack On Yorktown" Repulse of the Enemy with Severe Loss" Reported Battle At Suffolk" and more.
Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Uncut, nice condition.