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Civil War map... Capture of Jackson, Mississippi...
Item # 656070
May 19, 1863
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 19, 1863
* Battle of Jackson, Mississippi
* General Ulysses S. Grant victory
* Vicksburg campaign
The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "THE SITUATION IN MISSISSIPPI" showing from Mobile to Baton Rouge and north to West Point, Miss. Among the front page column heads are: "The Capture of Jackson, Miss." "The Rebels Twice Defeated" "Battle of Clear Hill" "The Enemy Routed with the Bayonet" "Capture of Port Gibson" "Success In Raising Colored Troops" "The Use the Rebels Put Them To" and much more.
War reports inside as well including: "Slaveholding Murder"
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, small repaired hole affects no ftpg. words, spotted foxing, otherwise good condition.