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Item # 585805
May 23, 1862
THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York City, May 23, 1862
* New Orleans Louisiana LA
* Fort Wright & Randolph
This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Interesting From New Orleans", "Operations of the Department of the Gulf", "Military Occupation of the Crescent City", "Peaceable Reception of the Union Troops", "The Reign Of Terror", "IMPORTANT FROM THE MISSISSIPPI", "Fort Wright Evacuated by the Rebels", "Important From Key West" and more.
Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. minor spine wear, otherwise very nice.