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Liberator, from the end of the war... Arrest of Jeff. Davis...



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May 26, 1865

THE LIBERATOR, Boston, May 26, 1865 

* Rare anti-slavery publication

This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated.
Much of the issue is taken up with reports from the: "American Anti-Slavery Society". Other bits relating to slavery from just at the end of the Civil War including: "The Arrest of Jeff. Davis". The bkpg. has an interesting bit: "Strange Story of Mr. Lincoln" concerning a prediction he would not live out his second term.
Four pages, various fold creases and wear at folds with some wear holes art fold junctures, minor tears at the margins.

Item from Catalog 311 (released for October, 2021)...

Category: Post-Civil War