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Graphic issue on the capture of Charleston...



Item # 671829

February 22, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 22, 1865  Over half of the front page is dominated by a huge map with a very large heading: "OUR FLAG OVER CHARLESTON - Occupation of the City by the Forces of Major General Gillmore & Admiral Dahlgren."
Plus there are many column heads including: "CHARLESTON" "The City & All Its Defences Evacuated by the Rebels" "Its Occupation by the Union Forces" "Upper Part of Charleston on Fire".
Eight pages, good condition.

Item from Catalog 301 (released for December, 2020)...

Category: Yankee