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Forrest's raid into Memphis...

Item # 172814

September 10, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 10, 1864  The front page has a print of: "The Most Rev. John McCloskey, D.D., Archbishop of New York" with an article on him as well. Inside has a full page: "Isometric View of General Grant's Virginia Campaign" as well as: "Farragut's Victory in Mobile Bay--The Capture of the Rebel am 'Tennessee' ".
Other prints include: "Grand Water-spout in Albemarle Sound" "Shot & Shell Extracted from the 'Brooklyn' " "Destruction of the Monitor 'Tecumseh' by a Rebel Torpedo" "The United States Steamer 'Richmond' Engaging the Rebel Ram 'Tennessee' " "The Rebel Gunboat 'Selma' Surrendering to the United States Steamer 'Metacomet' "Forrest's Raid Into Memphis--The Rebels at the Gayoso House" "...Escape of General Washburne" "...Rebel Attack on the Irving Prison" "Brigadier-General John W. Geary" "Francis Muller, the Murderer of Mr. Briggs".
The back page has a cartoon: "The Battle of the bulls and Bears". Complete in 16 pages.

Category: The Civil War