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General Custer in the Civil War...
Item # 172896
June 24, 1865
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 24, 1865 The full front page is a nice print of: "Lieutenant-General Grant visiting General Scott at Cozzens's Hotel, West Point".
Among the nice prints within this issue is a full page of: "Sheridan and His Generals" with each labeled, perhaps the most notable being "Custer" some 11 years before his death at Little Big Horn. Also a full page captioned: "Johnnie Comes Marching Home", a half page: "Explosion of the United States Receiving Magazine at Mobile" and "Conflagration at Mobile, Caused by the Explosion". Smaller prints of: "Mrs. Amelia Edwards, Author of 'Half a Million of Money' " and "William Holden, Governor of North Carolina, and a cartoon: "How the British Treat Prisoners of War".
The doublepage centerfold is a nice Thomas Nast print which has 6 vignettes titled: "Our Arms Victorious".
The back page has a cartoon: "G. N. Sanders, Bill-Sticker". Complete in 16 pages.
Category: The Civil War