Nebraska becomes the 37th state..
Item # 664199
March 2, 1867
NEW YORK HERALD, March 2, 1867 Page 3 begins with a column head: "WASHINGTON" "Proclamation o the President Declaring Nebraska Admitted as a State" "Failure of the Senate to Pass the Colorado Bill Over the Veto".
Included is the actual "Proclamation of the President" creating the state of Nebraska, signed in type: Andrew Johnson.
Twelve pages, nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War