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Early Tallahassee... The Mexican War...



Item # 674458

March 27, 1847

THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, March 27, 1847  Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, 14 years before the Civil War.
The front page includes various reports from the Mexican War including: "From The Army - The Army News" "From the Army--Late & Very Important" with datelines from New Orleans & Brasos Santiago" with much more war reporting inside. The front page also has: "The Departure of Tom Thumb from Europe"
Four pages, nice condition.

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

Category: Pre-Civil War