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Capture of Petersburg, Virginia...
Item # 644203
June 18, 1864
THE WORLD, New York, June 18, 1864
* Second Battle of Petersburg
* Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee
* Gettysburg two week away
Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Capture of Petersburg Officially Announced" "Retreat of the Rebels Across the Appomattox" "The Whole Army Closing in Around Petersburg" & more.
The bkpg. has: "Mr. Lincoln In Phila." "What the President Did & Said at the Great Sanitary Fair" "He Makes a Little Speech, Cracks a Little Joke...".
Eight pages, very nice condition.