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Attempt to burn New York City... Civil War map...



Item # 645730

November 27, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 27, 1864 

* Plot to burn New York City
* Sherman's march to the sea
* Milledgeville, Georgia


Among the ftpg. first column heads are; "ATTEMPT TO BURN THE CITY" "Discovery of a Vast Rebel Conspiracy" "Prompt Frustration of the Scheme" "Great Panic at Barnum's Museum" "Arrest of Four of the Principals" "One of Morgan's Guerillas Implicated" and more.
The bkpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "HOOD'S OPERATIONS. Scene of Hood's Movements---is Route to Pulaski & Columbia" plus related reports.
Eight pages, nice condition.

Category: Yankee