Show image list »
Grant assumes command of the Army...
Item # 650761
October 22, 1863
BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 22, 1863
* Ulysses S. Grant promoted
* Major General in Civil War
Near the top of the ftpg. has a report: "Gen. Rosecrans Relived - General Grant to Command the Combined Armies", followed by: "From Gen. Burnside's Army - A Brilliant Piece of Strategy" being a letter signed by him: A. E. Burnside, Major-General. There is also mention of Custer.
The ftpg. has: "A Letter From Charles Dickens - Description Of An Earthquake" signed by him in type: Charles Dickens.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.