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Fremont and Cochrane drop out... Battle Fisher's Hill, Virginia...



Item # 678482

September 23, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, September 23, 1864 

* Fremont and Cochrane Retire
* Battle of Fisher's Hill - Strasburg, Virginia
* General Philip Sheridan


The front page has the heading: "THE PRESIDENCY: Fremont and Cochrane" with one and a half columns of coverage including both candidates letters of withdraw.
Additionally, the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM SHERIDAN", "More About the Victory", "Our Troops IN Full Pursuit", "We Have Over 7,000 Prisoners", "The Rebels Make a Stand at Fisher's Hill" and more (see photos).
The issue has eight pages and is in nice condition.
Commentary: Had Fremont not withdrawn, Lincoln would likely not have been elected, he likely would not have been assassinated, and this issue would likely not be nearly as significant. 

Item from Catalog 306 (released for May, 2021)...

Category: Yankee