Home > Battle of Corinth...
Click image to enlarge 661754
Show image list »
Image067_tn
Image068_tn
Image069_tn
Image070_tn
Image071_tn
Image072_tn
Image073_tn
Image074_tn

Battle of Corinth...



Item # 661754

November 5, 1862

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 5, 1862  From the midst of the Civil War, some of the articles are headed: "The Mississippi" "Greeley on Amalgamation of Races" "Our Recent Losses in Kentucky" "War News of the Week" "Shameless Conduct" "Lincoln's Last Story" "Battle of Corinth--Overwhelming Victory" & much more.
Eight pages, nice condition.

Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South" this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circulation in some cities. In 1863 the press was raided by a hateful mob.

Item from Catalog 287 (released for October, 2019)...

Category: Yankee

No Longer Available