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Huge Civil War map dominates the front page...
Item # 621900
August 12, 1861
NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1861
* Large map of the seat of war in the West
* Battle of Dug Springs - Missouri
Over half of the front page is taken up with a huge & extremely displayable Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN THE WEST". Among the first column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "Fugitive Slaves to be Employed in the Service of the Government" "The Visit of Mrs. Lincoln to the North" "List of the Union Soldiers at Richmond" "Graphic Description of the Fight at Dug Spring" and more.
Eight pages, very nice condition.