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Trial of Lincoln's conspirators... Jeff Davis...



Item # 680025

May 27, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, May 27, 1865

* Abraham Lincoln Murder - Trial of the conspirators
* Jefferson Davis indictment for treaso


The first column on the front page has nice heads: "THE TRIAL" "More Testimony About Mrs. Surratt's Eyesight & Christian Character" "Evidence In Behalf of O'Laughlin" "Authenticity of Alston's Letter to Jeff. Davis" "Everything Well, and Booth Bossing the Job" "Howell Cobb in Favor of Hanging 'Old Abe' "Dr. Mudd Shoots a Slave by Way of Discipline" & more. The related text takes almost the entire front page.
Page 5 has content concerning Jeff Davis including: "Jeff. Davis & Breckinridge Indicted For High Treason" & more (see).
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some wear at the central fold, generally good.

Category: Post-Civil War