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The Rebel invasion...
Item # 661728
August 9, 1864
NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1864
* Battle of Moorefield, West Virginia
* Last Confederate invasion of the North
Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE INVASION" "Defeat of the Rebels Near Morefield by General Averill" "Official Reports of the Victory at New Creek" "Retreat of the Rebels from Maryland" "GRANT" "The Explosion of the Rebel Mine & Charge of the Enemy" "SHERMAN" "The Reported Capture of General Stoneman Confirmed" "Attack of Farragut's Fleet on the Defences of Mobile" "Brilliant Naval Engagement" and much more.
Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, a crease near the center, light toning.