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1874 death of Charles Sumner....
Item # 668990
March 12, 1874
THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 12, 1874
* Charles Sumner death (1st report)
* American politician - Massachusetts senator
* Anti-slavery leader - Civil Rights advocate
The top of the page 3 has one column headings: "SUMNER" "Sudden Death of the Great Massachusetts Senator" "He Passes Away Quietly After Dreadful Suffering" "Last Acts And Words" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up the entire page and continues on page 10. Loads of text.
Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages in nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War