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Robert E. Lee is appointed General-In Chief...
Item # 604598
January 28, 1865
NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 28, 1865 Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Rebel Sources" "The Appointment of General-In-Chief--Jeff. Davis's Views On the Matter" which is concerning Robert E. Lee, with the lengthy message signed in type: Jefferson Davis (see). Also: "The Rebel Iron-Clad Raid" "The Peace Bubble" "Result of Mr. Blair's Mission" "He Admits It to be 'A Failure' " and more.
Eight pages, light toning, nice condition.