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Theodore Parker, renowned Abolitionist...
Item # 678136
February 13, 1864
DAILY SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Mass., Feb. 13, 1864 This issue has a front page article headed: "THEODORE PARKER", with subheads: "His Biography and Correspondence" and "INTERESTING REVELATIONS OF HIS PRIVATE LIFE", which takes the entire front page and continues on the back page. Great coverage of this notable abolitionist (see background below).
Civil War-themed reports can be found throughout, including one from Washington (Arkansas), Port Royal, West Virginia, Newbern, Charleston, and more.
Eight pages, with only minor wear.
Background: (Wikipedia): Theodore Parker was an American transcendentalist and reforming minister of the Unitarian church. A reformer and abolitionist, his words and popular quotations would later inspire speeches by Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King Jr.".