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From the closing weeks of the Civil War...



Item # 688094

March 02, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1865 

* Fall of Richmond nears
* Final weeks of the Civil War


The front page has some rather large & bold one column heads including: "THE SOUTH" "Great Excitement in the Rebel Capital" "The Abandonment of Richmond" "The Removal of Guns and Military Stores in Progress" "Consternation of the Citizens" "Unseemly Fight of Rebel Congressmen--Congress Reduced to a Mere Skeleton" "The Fall of Richmond the Fall of the Confederacy" "CHARLESTON" "The Extent & Importance of Our Captures" "Destination of Hardee's Army" "Rebel Apprehensions for Its Safety" "A Portion of Hood's Army Said to be in Front of Sherman" and more.
Eight pages nice condition. A very fine issue from the closing weeks of the Civil War.

Category: Yankee