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August 27, 1858

NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 27, 1858

* Atlantic Telegraph Cable
* First News Dispatch

The front page of this issue features the following headlines:

"First News Dispatch By The Atlantic Cable", "Highly Important Intelligence", "Peace With China", "Later From India", and more. 

A lengthy report on page 2 reads: "The Atlantic Telegraph Expedition", "The Voyage Of The Agamemnon", and more. 

Although complete and in good condition, the first leaf has an archival mend to a tear in the outer margin.

Category: Pre-Civil War