Home > President of the Confederacy has died?
Hide image list »
President of the Confederacy has died?
Item # 651598
September 06, 1861
THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 6, 1861 The first column on the ftpg. has some nice Civil War heads including: "THE REBELLION" "Confirmation of the Reported Death of Jefferson Davis" (obviously wrong); "The Flags of the Rebels Flying at Half-Staff" "Intense Excitement at Washington" "A General Engagement of the Hostile Armies Expected" "A Great Battle Probable To-Day" "The Union Army Prepared for the Conflict" "North Carolina Troops Withdrawn from Virginia" "Tennessee Rebel Troops at Hickman, Kentucky" and more. The last column also has: "The Death of Jefferson Davis" "Additional Confirmatory Despatches--The Rebel Flags at Half-mast Throughout the South".
Eight pages, a little light staining, generally nice.