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Union troops advancing through the Carolinas...

Item # 682973

February 24, 1865

THE WORLD, New York, Feb. 24, 1865  

* Battle of Wilmington, North Carolina
* William T. Sherman coastal march
* Fort Anderson

Formatted very much like its competitors, the Times, Tribune & Herald.  
Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Our Forces Within Four Miles of Wilmington..." "Heavy Firing Going on & Our Troops Advancing" "Capture of Fort Anderson" "Union Forces Moving on Tarboro and Goldsboro" "Appeal to the People to Fight to the Last" THE SOUTH" "The Negro Soldier Bill Passed by the House" and more.
Eight pages, very nice condition.

Category: Yankee