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Robert E. Lee becomes commander-in-chief...
Item # 682959
January 26, 1865
THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 26, 1865
* General Robert E. Lee
Formatted very much like its competitors, the Times, Tribune & Herald. Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Preparations for Evacuating Wilmington" "Demand for its Surrender" "Robert E. Lee General-in-Chief of the Rebel Armies" "Complete Reorganization of Jeff. Davis's Cabinet" "War to the Bitter End the Resolve of the South" and more.
Eight pages, very nice condition.