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A very early newspaper from Los Angeles...



Item # 671134

January 25, 1862

LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Jan. 25, 1862  Save for a damaged issue from 1861, this is the earliest Los Angeles newspaper we have offered, and from the Civil War no less. At this time the population of Los Angeles was less than 5,000.
The reports include: "Case of the Rebel Envoys--Protest of Messrs. Mason & Slidell" "Will Secretary Cameron Resign" and much more.
Four pages, good condition.

Item from Catalog 298 (released for September, 2020)...

Category: Yankee