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1862 Memphis Tennessee Civil War Newspaper....

Item # 214310

June 09, 1862

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 9, 1862

* Memphis, Tennessee Captured
* Jackson pursued by Gen. Fremont

This 8 page newspaper is in good condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue is loaded with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following headlines: "THE CAPTURE OF MEMPHIS" "A Terrific Gunboat and Ram Fight Before the City" "The Whole Rebel Fleet Engaged by Our Flotilla" "Surrender of the City After the Engagement" "FROM GEN. McCLELLAN'S ARMY" "The Pursuit of Jackson by Gen. Fremont" and much more. SEE PHOTOS. A nice piece of history from this famous newspaper.

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