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Robert E. Lee appointed Commander-in-Chief...
Item # 634403
January 23, 1865
NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 23, 1865
* Wilmington NC North Carolina
* Robert E. Lee made commander-in-chief
* Final months of the Civil War
Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "FROM WILMINGTON", "Reported Evacuation of the City", "Thirty Millions Worth of Cotton Fired by the Rebels", "The Tallahassee & Chickamauga Destroyed", "The Blowing Up of Fort Caswell Confirmed", "Sherman's New Movement", and near the bottom of the first column: "Gen. Lee--His Appointment as Rebel Commander-in-Chief" (see).
Eight pages, good condition.