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The Civil War has begun !
Item # 624052
April 15, 1861
THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1861 See the photos for the nice front page, first column headlines on the battle which began the Civil War, including: "FORT SUMTER FALLEN" "Particulars Of The Bombardment" "The Fort on Fire & the Garrison Exhausted" "The Cessation of Firing and the Capitulation" "No Lives Lost on Either Side" and more. Plus there is a nice front page map headed: "Fort Pickens and the Harbor of Pensacola". Page 4 has some smaller heads: "The Great Rebellion--The Beginning of the End" "The Fall of Sumpter" plus back page content as well.
Eight pages, very nice & displayable. A very historic issue & great to have this content in this famous "New York Times".