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The day Lincoln was inaugurated...
Item # 647405
March 4, 1865
NEW YORK HERALD, March 4, 1865
* Abraham Lincoln's 2nd inauguration (day of)
Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "He is Reported by the Rebels as 'Stuck in the Mud.' " "They Have No Idea of His Forces or Position" "The Burning of Columbia" "Wade Hampton in Possession of the City" "GRANT" and more.
Inside has: "President Lincoln's Second Term--His Cabinet & His Policy" "Preparations for the Presidential Inauguration" "Our Jubilee of Victory--the Celebration Today" "Virginia Authorizes Davis to Call Out Her Negroes" "Reign of Terror in Mississippi and North Georgia" "Those States Overrun by Deserters, Jayhawkers & Robbers"
Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin, archival mend to front leaf near the spine causes some word loss, otherwise good condition.