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Battle of Mobile Bay & more...
Item # 665474
August 16, 1864
SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, August 16, 1864
* Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama
* Wooden ships - Ironclad monitors
* General Ambrose Burnside relieved
Pages 2 & 3 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here.
Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.