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Detailed report on the in-coming "Lincoln Regime"...
Item # 636940
January 15, 1861
NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 15, 1861
* Abraham Lincoln about to change America
The front page has a nice stack of column heads on the coming Civil War including: "THE REVOLUTION" "Arrival of Messengers from South Carolina & Fort Sumter at Washington" "The Fort Not to be Reinforced" "The Sale of Arms to Secessionists Declared Treasonable" "the Crisis Regarded as a Divine Judgment" and more.
Page 5 has most of a column taken up with: "The Lincoln Regime--News From the Republican Mecca" which is datelined Springfield, Illinois. This is followed by another report from Springfield.
Eight pages, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War