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Re-nomination of Lincoln for the Presidency...



Item # 672641

June 17, 1864

THE LIBERATOR, Boston, June 17, 1864 

* Rare anti-slavery title
* Abraham, Lincoln nomination
* American Civil War era


This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated.
Page 2 has a report from: "The Baltimore Convention" with a subhead: "Nomination of President & Vice President of the United States" concerning Lincoln and Johnson being the respective choices. Also in this issue: "The Presidential Nominations" "What Sort of a Man Andy Johnson Is" "Repeal of the Fugitive Slave Law" "The Fugitive Slave Law Repealed" "Garrison on President Lincoln" "The Pay of Colored Soldiers" "Emancipation In Kentucky" and more.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, an indent in the blank spine margin affects noting, a bit of foxing to the top quadrant, good condition.

Category: Yankee