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Civil War map of Western Virginia... Lincoln Proclamation...
Item # 674132
February 01, 1864
NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 1, 1864
* Abraham Lincoln draft proclamation
* Williamsport WV - Strawberry Plains TN
The front page features a very nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE FIGHTING IN WESTERN VIRGINIA. Scene of the Recent Contest in Gen. Kelley's Dept."
Column heads on the war include: "Call for Half a Million of Men" "The President's Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln; "Sharp Contest in the Vicinity of Williamsport, Hardy County, Va." "Hasty Retreat of Longstreet's Forces" and more.
Eight pages, dirtiness to the top quadrant of the ftpg., small library stamp in the masthead, otherwise good.