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George Armstrong Custer takes the entire front page... African-American soldiers...



Item # 662798

March 19, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 19, 1864 

* General George Armstrong Custer
* Other Civil War illustrations
* Nice item for display


The entire front page is taken up with a great print captioned: "Brigadier General George A. Custer" showing him leading a charge on horseback, brandishing his sword. There is a related article inside. Minor rubbing at the central fold here.
Other prints within include a halfpg: "The 12th U.S. Colored Troops Receiving Their Colors on Union Square".
The doublepage centerfold shows: "Facsimile of a Photograph of the Moon, Taken by Dr. Henry Draper's Telescope".
Sixteen pages, never bound or trimmed, wear at the margins, some staining within.

Item from Catalog 290 (released for January, 2020)...

Category: The Civil War

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