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Abraham Lincoln's general order...
Item # 690844
November 17, 1862
NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 17, 1862
* Abraham Lincoln general order
* The Observance of the Sabbath
Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "NEWS FROM WASHINGTON" "General Order from the President" "A More Strict Observance of the Sabbath in the Army and Navy Enjoined" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln.
Also: "From Gen. Burnside's Army" "Sturgis' Division Crossing the Rappahannock on Saturday" "West Coast Of Florida" and more.
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, foxing mostly to the front page, sear at the folds causing a hole at the fold juncture.