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Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri...
Item # 647471
August 22, 1861
DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 22, 1861
* Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri
* From the capital of the Confederacy
A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports concerning the Civil War are: "The Position of Maryland" "A Novel Experiment" "Message of the Governor of North Carolina" "The Bivouac" and other items including a great wealth of ads.
Much war coverage carries over to the inside with: "Gen. Pillow's Exploit" "The N.Y. Herald Advocates Recognition" "Richmond and Henrico in the War" "The Confederate Congress" "The Great Battle In Missouri--Accounts From Both Sides" which has much detail on the Battle of Wilson's Creek (see); "From Norfolk" "Latest News--War Movements & Incidents Reported through Northern Channels" with many war-related subheads; and much more.
Complete in 4 pages with a banner masthead, a bit irregular at the spine, very nice condition.