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The new state of West Virginia...
Item # 665996
December 13, 1862
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 13, 1862 The front page is dominated by a great map with a large heading: "THE NEW STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA", with a related article on page 4.
The first column has a nice stack of heads on the Civil War: "FROM BURNSIDE'S ARMY" "All of the Enemy's First Line of Guns Opened" "Skirmishing At Other Points" "Rebels in Force on the South Side of the Massaponax" "The Rebel Batteries Silenced" "Our Troops Greatly Incensed at the Treachery of the Rebels" "Great Gallantry of Our Troops" and even more.
Eight pages, very nice condition.