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Civil War map of Western Virginia... Lincoln Proclamation...
Item # 652418
February 1, 1864
NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 1, 1864
* Abraham Lincoln draft proclamation
* Williamsport WV - Strawberry Plains TN
The front page features a very nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE FIGHTING IN WESTERN VIRGINIA. Scene of the Recent Contest in Gen. Kelley's Dept." Also column heads on the war include: "Call for Half a Million of Men" "The President's Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln (see); "Sharp Contest in the Vicinity of Williamsport, Hardy County, Va." "Hasty Retreat of Longstreet's Forces" and more.
Eight pages, nice condition.