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Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration...
Item # 620499
February 27, 1861
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1861
* Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration
* President elect arrives in Washington D.C.
One column headlines on the front page include: "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION", "Important News From Washington", "MOVEMENTS OF THE PRESIDENT ELECT", "Another Visit to the Capitol---Cabinet Speculations", "The Incoming Administration" and more.
Other news of the day with pre-Civil War tensions.
Eight pages, damp stains to a lower quadrant, light foxing, otherwise good
Category: Pre-Civil War