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The Battle of Antietam, with a map...
Item # 687241
September 22, 1862
THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 22, 1862
* Battle of Antietam w/ map
* Sharpsburg, Maryland
* "Bloodiest battle in U.S. history"
A nice issue on this historic Battle of Antietam, with a nice map headed: "THE BATTLE FIELD OF ANTIETAM, Wednesday, September 17th, 1862". This was the bloodiest day of the Civil War with both sides loosing over 10,000 men in killed & wounded.
The front page has many one column heads including: "The War For The Union!" "Our Victory In Maryland" "Escape of the Rebels Across the Potomac" "Occupation of the Virginia Side by Gen. Morrell's Corps" "No More Troops To Start For Harrisburg" "The Battle Of Antietam" and even more.
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed with original, wide margins, nice condition.