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Rebel Pirate Ship Alabama...
Item # 218387
February 16, 1863
THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, February 16, 1863.
* Confederate Pirate Ship Alabama
* Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee
This 8 page newspaper is in nice condition, although the edges are a little rough.
This issue is loaded with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported, including the following FRONT PAGE Map: "THE ALABAMA'S ESCAPE FROM MARTINIQUE", "The Harbor of Fort Royal", "Martinique", and "Showing the Manner in which the Privateer Alabama Escaped the Blockade of the United States Steamer San Jacinto".
Headlines in this issue include: "THE REBEL PRIVATEERS", "Attempted Wholesale Desertion of the Alabama's Crew", "THE BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON", "Details of the repulse of the Rebels Under Generals Wheeler and Forrest", "THE BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON", "Details of the repulse of the Rebels Under Generals Wheeler and Forrest", and much more.