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Lincoln's triumphal advance to his inaugural...

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February 23, 1861

THE WORLD, New York, Feb. 23, 1861

* President-Elect Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C.

Page 4 has 2 1/2 columns headed: "Movements Of Mr. Lincoln" "Ceremonies At Philadelphia" "From Philadelphia to Harrisburg"' Reception by the Legislature of the Keystone State" "Speech Of Mr. Lincoln" "Our Correspondent's Account of the Trip". The speech by Lincoln at Harrisburg takes about half a column. 
A fine issue on Lincoln's triumphal advance to Washington for his inauguration.
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few discrete archival mends inside, good condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War