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The Civil War officially comes to an end...
Item # 634108
April 3, 1866
THE WORLD, New York, April 3, 1866
* Civil War officially ends
The top of the first column of the front page has the historic announcement of the official end of the Civil War with the headings: "PROCLAMATION" "By the President of the United States" "The Sword Sheathed" "Peace-Law-Liberty", which also deals with the reconstruction of the Southern states and is signed in type: Andrew Johnson and dated April 2, 1866. The text takes 1 1/4 columns. See the hyperlink for the significance of this Proclamation.
Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War