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675907

Abraham Lincoln's funeral...

Item #675907

April 23, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1865  Among the first column heads on the Lincoln funeral are: "THE FUNERAL" "Removal of the Remains of the President from Harrisburg to Philadelphia" "The Reception in the City of Brotherly Love" "Programme of the Funeral in New York" "The Lincoln Monument".

Much more related converge on pages 5 and 8 including: &q... See More  

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675848

Front page print shows Lincoln being assassinated...

Item #675848

April 29, 1865

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Apr. 29, 1865  This issue remains one of the most desired for this historic, tragic event, as it is one of the only newspapers in the country which included a front page graphic showing the actual assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Over half of the front page is taken up with a very dramatic print captioned: "Assassination of President ... See More  

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675847

Lincoln's last public speech and last proclamation...

Item #675847

April 12, 1865

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NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1865   This issue was printed just 2 days prior to Lincoln's assassination, with the front page containing what is noted as Lincoln's last speech.

The front page heads include: "OUR VICTORIES" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace, Reconstruction &... See More  

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675846

Funeral of Abraham Lincoln...

Item #675846

April 26, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1865  The front page has some nice first column heads including: "THE OBSEQUIES" "Sombre Grandeur of the Funeral Pageant" "Sixty Thousand Citizens in the Funeral Procession" "The Closing Scenes About the Coffin & in the Streets" "Departure of The Funeral Train" and more.

The entire front page is taken up with rep... See More  

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675845

The Gettysburg Address...

Item #675845

November 28, 1863

NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Nov. 28, 1863  Page 3 contains a report headed: "The Gettysburg Ceremonies" "Description of the Battle-Field and Consecration Exercises" as well as one of the most memorable speeches ever given by a President.

The article takes nearly two columns and contains much reporting on the ceremonies in Gettysburg, less than 5 months after the pivotal batt... See More  

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675646

Battle of Bull Run...

Item #675646

July 25, 1861

NEW YORK TIMES, July 25, 1861 (for quote)



In addition to what it shown below, the front page list of the killed and wounded on page 1 includes John Melchior in column two.



* First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas, Virginia

* 1st major land battle of the American Civil War




Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT REBELLION" "Vigorous Measures Ina... See More  

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675553

A slave mother's attempted escape... General Burnside resigns...

Item #675553

January 29, 1863

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 29, 1863  Page 3 has a short, but moving account: "Fearful Struggle for Freedom by a Slave Mother", followed by details of her attempted escape with her child. See the image for a heart-wrenching quote.

Page 5 has: "Gen. Burnside Tenders His Resignation", followed by, "The President Declines to Accept It."

Among the front page one column ... See More  

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675521

The French in Mexico, featuring a map...

Item #675521

January 29, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 29, 1863 



* Front Page Map of Mexico

* Port Hudson MS

* Vicksburg, Mississippi




The front page. has a large map headed: "THE FRENCH IN MEXICO. Operations of the French Army--The Route of the Troops from Vera Cruz to the Mexican Capital" with related front page heads as well.

There are also front page Civil War reports including: "Rebel Army Under G... See More  

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675475

1865 Abraham Lincoln murder trial...

Item #675475

June 15, 1865

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 15, 1865.



* re. Abraham Lincoln assassination

* Trial of the assassins - conspirators




This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Payne's Pretended Insanity" and more.

Complete with all 8 pages, unc... See More  

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675435

Three Harper's Weekly issues... You pick three...

Item #675435
YOU PICK THREE



To introduce our members to Harper's Weekly Illustrated (or to provide an opportunity to expand the collections of those who are already familiar with them), through Wednesday, December 16, 2020 we are offering a set of 3 issues of Harper's Weekly at a huge discount for the set. AND, the best news of all? You get to select the issues you want from a list of over 600 issue... See More  

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675393

Front page reports on the Civil War...

Item #675393

September 08, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 8, 1861  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "General McClellan's Sunder Order" "Thirty Sentences of Death" "Pickets Captured--Rebels in Rage" "Sharp Work Among Pickets" "Boldness of the Rebel Officers" "The Rebels' Departmental Correspondence" and ... See More  

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675392

Battle of Blue Mills Landing...

Item #675392

September 28, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 28, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Second Army Power" "A Winter Campaign" "Particulars of the Battle of Blue Mills Landing" "A Visit to Gen. Fremont" and more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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675391

Loss due to friendly fire...

Item #675391

September 30, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 30, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Evacuation of Munson's Hill" "Rebel Batteries & Force at Humbug" "An Advance Upon Falls Church" "Collision Between Our Own Troops" "A Friendly Interview With the Rebels" and much more.

Eight pages, never-trimme... See More  

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675390

The fall of Lexington, Missouri...

Item #675390

September 27, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 27, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Expedition to Charleston" "Suicide by a Sentenced Soldier" "Gallant Behavior of Our Men" "Reports From the Enemy" "Interesting From Missouri - The Fall of Lexington" "Gen. Lane Meets a Superior Force" &quo... See More  

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675389

Beauregard's official report on the Battle of Bull Run...

Item #675389

September 12, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 12, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Success of the Expedition" "An Attack of the Rebels Repulsed" "Sharp Skirmishing" "The Prisoners at Fort Lafayette" "Rebel Battery Silenced" "From Kentucky - The Rebel Troops Orders to Leave" and much more.

N... See More  

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675388

On Fremont's controversial emancipation proclamation...

Item #675388

September 06, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 6, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Gov. Gamble & Gen. Fremont" "Army Appointments" "Death of A Leading Rebel" "Jeff. Davis's Death Believed in Louisville" "Condition of the Rebel Army" "Bombardment of Galveston".

Page 6 has a report con... See More  

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675387
Item #675387

September 25, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 25, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Gen. Fremont & the Rebels in Lexington" "He is to March Against them in Person" "Second Fire Zouave Officers Arrested" "Skirmishing by Pickets" "The Siege of Lexington" and much more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed mar... See More  

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675386

Buckner the traitor...

Item #675386

September 23, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 23, 1861  Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Union Troops in Santa Fe" "Latest from Kentucky" "Movement of Buckner the Traitor" "He Seizes the Town of Bowling Green" "Proclamation by General Anderson" "Dreadful Slaughter of Rebels" "800 Rebels Taken... See More  

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675384

Great print of the new United States Treasury Note...

Item #675384

September 14, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 14, 1861  Of special interest is very very nice page 6 print of the new: "United States Treasury Notes" including the 5 coupons attached. Beneath the print is the detailed: "Description of the Notes".

Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Important From Western Virginia" "Return o... See More  

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675379

War movements or Robert E. Lee...

Item #675379

September 09, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 9, 1861  Inside pages have war-related column heads including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Occupation of Pickets" "Movements of General Lee" "The Intentions of the Rebels" "The Next Collision" "From Hatteras Inlet" "Abandonment of Ocracoke Forts" and more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, nice c... See More  

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675378

Latest news from the Civil War...

Item #675378

September 10, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 10, 1861  Inside pages have war-related column heads including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Names of Soldiers Recently Captured" "The Payment of Troops" "The Cost of Transporting Soldiers" "An Imprisoned Traitor Complaining" and more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, a few minor margin tears, good condition.

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675377

Union and rebel officers meet...

Item #675377

September 11, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 11, 1861  Inside pages have war-related column heads including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Meeting of Union and Rebel Officers" "A Consultation on Picket Firing" "The Colors of the 79th Restored" "The Latest War News" "The Civil War in America" and more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, a few minor margin te... See More  

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675376

The situation with escaped slaves...

Item #675376

September 24, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 24, 1861  Civil War reports are inside, including: "The War For the Union" "The Capture of Lexington Confirmed" "Where The Blame is to Rest" "The Condition of Escaped Slaves" and more.

Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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675375

Latest on Lincoln & Fremont's emancipation proclamation...

Item #675375

September 16, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 16, 1861  Inside pages have war-related column heads including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The President and Gen. Fremont" which relates to Fremont's emancipation proclamation issued beyond his authority to do so; "The Advances of the Rebels" "the Reported Wreck of the Sumter" "Gen. Lee in Command of the Rebels" "... See More  

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675374

Latest news from the Civil War...

Item #675374

September 26, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 26, 1861  Inside pages have war-related column heads including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "A Skirmish with 6,000 On Each Side" "The Rebels Stand but a Few Minutes" "Gen. Fremont & the Government" "Drafting in Iowa Forbidden" and more.

Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, a few minor margin tears, good condition.

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675351

Death of Jefferson Davis...

Item #675351

September 05, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 45, 1861  Among the Civil War reports on inside pages are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Skirmish Near Great Falls" "Rebel Forays in Kentucky & Missouri" "Bombardment of Galveston" Important Arrest of Rebels" "The Late Naval Victory" & much more.

An interesting report: "The Death of Jefferson Davis" &... See More  

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675350

Did Jefferson Davis die?

Item #675350

September 04, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 4, 1861  Among the Civil War reports on inside pages are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Jefferson Davis" which is on the rumored that he had died; "Promotions by Gen. McClellan" "The Advance of the Rebels" "Kentucky All Right" "Neutrality to Be Abandoned" "The Victory at Hatteras" "Change of Confeder... See More  

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675349

The war for the Union... On Fremont's proclamation...

Item #675349

September 03, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 3, 1861  Among the Civil War reports on inside pages are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Response to Gen. Fremont's Proclamation" "How It is Received by the Government" which relate to General Butler issue an emancipation proclamation without proper authority.

Also: "The Condition of Affairs in Kentucky" ""Another Vi... See More  

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675346

Lincoln heads to Washington... Jefferson Davis' inaugural address...

Item #675346

February 19, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1861  Page 5 has column heads with continued & detailed coverage of Lincoln's trip from his home to the nation's capital: "The President Elect En Route" "The Receptions In This State" "Enthusiasm Of The People" "His Arrival In Albany" "Immense Turnout" "The Speeches" "The Reception In this ... See More  

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675339

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675339

March 28, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 28, 1862  The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. 

See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "And Last Night but One of the app... See More  

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675338

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675338

March 27, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 27, 1862  Near the top of the front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. 

See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "L... See More  

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675336

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675336

March 26, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 26, 1862  The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. 

See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "Last Night, but t... See More  

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675335

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675335

March 25, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 25, 1862  The bottom of the front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. 

See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "Eig... See More  

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675334

Uriah Levy's death report... John Wilkes Booth perfoms on stage...

Item #675334

March 24, 1862

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1862  Perhaps the most notable content is the very brief, but historic page 3 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, War of 1812 hero, and credited for abolishing the disciplinary procedure of flogging. He also became the owner of Jefferson's Monticello and use personal funds for restoration work.

Also ... See More  

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675333

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675333

March 22, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 22, 1862  Page 2 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. 

See the photo for the complete ad which notes the: "...Saturday Evening, March 22, 1862, J. WILKES BOOTH, in ... See More  

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675332

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675332

March 21, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 21, 1862  The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad.

Also of interest is a page 3 article taking about two-thirds of a colum... See More  

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675331

John Wilkes Booth 3 years before his notoriety...

Item #675331

March 20, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 20, 1862  Page 2 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the: "...Engagement of the young Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, who... See More  

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675330

Nice editorial on the Fremont-Lincoln controversy...

Item #675330

September 16, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 16, 1861  Page 4 has a lengthy editorial on the controversy of Gen-real Fremont issue his own Emancipation Proclamation in the state of Missouri, far exceeding  his authority & prompting Lincoln to respond.

The report is headed: "General Fremont and President Lincoln" and offers interesting commentary on the troubling situation.

Inside pages offer ... See More  

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675329

Linoln responds to Fremont's "emanctipation proclamation"...

Item #675329

September 15, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1861  The most notable content is the front page: "THE PRESIDENT AND GFEN. FERMONT" "What the Difficulty Was" "A Letter From the President".

As a bit of background, in late August 1861. Fremont placed all of Missouri under martial law believing that slavery aided the guerrillas and that a direct strike at that institution would crush ... See More  

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675328

Jeff Davis on the run... Another rebel general surrenders...

Item #675328

May 09, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1865 



* Dick Taylor surrenders

* Jefferson Davis on the run

* Union soldiers coming home




Among the front page column heads on the events immediately following the Civil War are: "HOMEWARD  BOUND" "The Army of the Potomac in Richmond" "40,000 Heroes March Through that City" "FLIGHT OF JEFF. DAVIS" "He Was at Washi... See More  

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675318

General Fremont issues his own Emancipation Proclamation...

Item #675318

September 02, 1861

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 2, 1861  Certainly the most notable content is the page 4 report with column heads: "Gen. Fremont's Proclamation" "Martial Law In Missouri" "All Rebels Taken in arms to be Shot" "Rebels' Property Confiscated" "Slaves of Rebels Declared Free" issued from St. Louis, Aug. 31, 1861. The full text of the Proclamation... See More  

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675317

1862 Civil War - Battle of Shiloh....

Item #675317

April 11, 1862

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE from New York, NY and dated April 11, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh TN - Pittsburg Landing Tennessee - Corinth Mississippi MS - Alabama - Balloon Reconnoisance and more * Original Civil War era complete issue on cotton & rag paper * The War Against Slavery, Abraham Lincoln's War, the 2nd War For Independence This 8 page newspaper is in good condition (except for little spi... See More  

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675259

Great coverage on the Lincoln funeral...

Item #675259

April 20, 1865

THE BOSTON HERALD, April 20, 1865  Most of page 2 is taken up with some great & detailed coverage of the Lincoln funeral, etc., with column heads: "THE NATIONAL GRIEF" "A Day of Mourning" "Funeral of President Lincoln" "The Assassination" "Obsequies at the Capitol" "Impressive Services at the Executive Mansion" "The Funeral ... See More  

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675227

Nice coverage of the Lincoln funeral...

Item #675227

April 22, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1865  Half of the first column is taken up with a nice stack of headlines concerning Lincoln's funeral, including: "THE FUNERAL TRAIN" "Sad & Interesting Details of the Removal of the President's Remains from Washington to Baltimore" "The Obsequies in the Monumental City" "The Whole Route Draped in Black & the Entir... See More  

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675226

Wealth of fine end-of-war reporting...

Item #675226

April 23, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1865  Among the front page column heads on the Lincoln funeral and the closing events of the Civil War are: "THE OBSEQUIES" "Departure of the President's Body from Harrisburgh" "The Sad Journey Towards Philadelphia" "Manifestations Of The People" "Imposing Arrangements in the City of New York" "FROM GEN. SHER... See More  

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675225

On the capture of John Wilkes Booth, Lincoln's funeral, and the end of the Civil War...

Item #675225

April 29, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 29, 1865  This ftpg. is filled with much great content, the one column heads including: "THE FUNERAL TRAIN" "Arrival of the Remains of the Late President at Cleveland, Ohio" "The Interment at Springfield" "BOOTH'S PLOT" "Important Developments Showing the Existence of a Desperate & Extensive Plot to Destroy the Govern... See More  

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675202

John Wilkes Booth & his brothers... On stage together for the only time...

Item #675202

March 31, 1862

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1862



* John Wilkes Booth & his brothers: together for this one time

* Assassin of President Lincoln in advertisement




Although the front page and pages within contain various reports on the Civil War and other events across the country and the world, perhaps the most intriguing item in this newspaper is an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical perform... See More  

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675164

Abraham Lincoln visits Harpers Ferry...

Item #675164

October 06, 1862

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1862  Among the front page  column heads on the Civil War are: "HIGHLY IMPORTANT" "A Great Battle Fought at Corinth on Saturday" "A Great National Victory" "The Enemy in Full Flight, and Our Forces in Full Pursuit" "The Losses Heavy" "The President In Frederick" which includes a short speech by him; "... See More  

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675162

The Civil War in Pea Ridge, Arkansas...

Item #675162

October 27, 1862

NEW YORK TIMES Oct. 27, 1862  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR IN THE SOUTHWEST" "Another Great Victory in Arkansas" "The Vicinity of Pea Ridge Again Made Memorable" "Morgan's Last Raid" "AFFAIRS ON THE UPPER POTOMAC" "The Enemy Reported to Have Evacuated Winchester" "A Movement Toward Gord
... See More  

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675161

The Civil War in Pea Ridge, Arkansas...

Item #675161

October 27, 1862

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 27, 1862  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR IN THE SOUTHWEST" "Another Great Victory in Arkansas" "The Vicinity of Pea Ridge Again Made Memorable" "Morgan's Last Raid" "AFFAIRS ON THE UPPER POTOMAC" "The Enemy Reported to Have Evacuated Winchester" "A Movement Toward Gor
... See More  

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