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Lincoln is carried 'hither & tither' by the massive crowd...

Item # 644909

August 17, 1860

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 17, 1860  Page 3 has report that describes the scene at the Republican rally at Springfield, Illinois including mention of a two mile procession that passed Lincoln's home where he stood on the porch smiling at the crowd. Also included is the text of the speech that he delivered & noting the immense applause, and when he retired from the grounds he: "...was seized upon and carried hither and tither..." by the massive crowd.
Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Item from Catalog 265 (released for December, 2017)...

Category: Pre-Civil War

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