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"When Johnny comes marching home..."
Item # 674189
May 25, 1865
NEW YORK HERALD, May 25, 1865
* When Johnny Comes Marching Home
* Civil War soldiers welcome home
The first column has a nice stack of column heads on a parade of returning soldiers headed: "THE REVIEW" "Sherman's Veterans on Parade" "The Conquerors of Georgia & South Carolina in Penna. Ave." "Sherman's 'Bummers' on Their Good Behavior & in Their Holiday Suits" "A Grateful Country's Welcome to Her Preservers" and more.
The back page has: "JEFF. DAVIS," which tells of his arrival and escort to Fortress Monroe.
Eight pages, nice condition.