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Battle of Murfreesboro, in a Confederate newspaper...
Item # 639634
January 3, 1863
CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Jan. 3, 1863
* Battle of Stones River
* Murfreesboro TN Tennessee
Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America", one of just a few newspapers in the South to do so. Among the ftpg. reports are: "Brilliant Victory In Tennessee" "Great Battle near Murfreesboro" "A Dispatch from Gen. Bragg to Gen. Beauregard--Confederates Attack Rosecrans' Army--Ten Hours Hard Fighting..." and much more, including a dispatched signed in type: Braxton Bragg. Also on the ftpg: "Additional From Murfreesboro" "The Abolitionists Driven Six Miles--Enemy's Loss Estimated Five to Our One..." and much more.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some staining & foxing, otherwise good.