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Letter from Beauregard... Battle of Oak Hill...

Item # 651713

August 30, 1861

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, August 30, 1861 

* Battle of Wilson's Creek (Oak Hills) - Missouri
* Confederate General P. G. T. Beauregard letter

A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Battle of the Oak Hills--Official Report of Gen. McCulloch which takes an entire column and is signed by him in type; "The War On the Seas--The Privateer Jeff Davis--Escape from the Blockaders..." "The Body of the Late Col. Cameron--Correspondence with Gen. Beauregard" which includes a letter signed in type: G. T. Beauregard; plus more.
Good Civil War coverage continues inside with: "Col. Tyler of the Confederate Army" "Western Virginia Geography" "Bureau of Army Intelligence" "Arizona--Col. Baylor's Proclamation" "Signs of the Times" "The War--Federal Accounts--Affairs at Fortress Monroe..." which takes 2 1/2 columns; "Federal Telegrams" with many subheads; "From Norfolk" "The Skirmish Near New Madrid" and more.
Complete in 4 pages with a banner masthead, very nice condition.

Category: Confederate