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Large Civil War map dominates the front page...
Item # 636736
May 17, 1862
PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 17, 1862
* General George B. McClellan
* Battles in Virginia w/ map
Half of the front page is taken up with a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "THE GREAT BATTLE FIELD IN VIRGINIA". Also column heads on the war including: "The Very Latest News!" "The Latest News from General Halleck's Army" "The War In Alabama--Gen. Mitchel's Operations" "Latest from Gen. Banks' Division" "Staunton Reported to be Occupied" & more, with war reporting inside also.
Eight pages, some staining & damp staining, irregular at the margins.