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Lincoln introduces the abolishment of slavery...
Item # 654313
March 7, 1862
NEW YORK HERALD, March 7, 1862
* President Abraham Lincoln
* Message to U.S. Congress
* Slavery emancipation
Among the many front page one column Civil War heads are: "Important Message Of the President to Congress" "Initiatory Movement for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery" with the document printed in full and signed by him in type: Abraham Lincoln (see).
Also: "Government Pecuniary Aid for State Emancipation" "Activity of the Hostile Armies on the Lower Potomac" "Brisk Cannonading on Both Sides" "Skirmishes With the Enemy" and much more.
Eight pages, a few spots on the ftpg., good condition.