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Lincoln en route to his inauguration... Southern states to leave the Union...
Item # 619667
February 3, 1861
NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 3, 1861
* President-elect Abraham Lincoln
* En route to the White House
* Southern secession upon us
From the month before Lincoln would be inaugurated, page 5 has a report headed: "Movements of Mr. Lincoln". The front page & bkpg. have content regarding the coming split of the Southern states from the Union including: "The Georgia Secession Convention" and "The Southern Confederacy".
Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War