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From the closing weeks of the Civil War...
Item # 691156
March 08, 1865
NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1865
* Abraham Lincoln's inaugural ball
* Civil War nearing the end
* Sherman's Southern march
Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAROLINAS" "More Rumors About Sherman" "The Whereabouts of His Army Still Involved in Mystery" "His Advance said to have Entered North Carolina Two Weeks Ago" "Further Details of the Capture of Georgetown, S.C." "Admiral Dahlgren's Official Report" "Gov. Brown's Message" "He Defends Georgia Against the Charge of Cowardice" "Scathing Expose of the Richmond Tyranny" "Davis & His Cabinet Grasping at Absolute Power" and more.
There are also over two columns on the front page reporting on: "The Inauguration Ball" of Abraham Lincoln, inaugurated just a few days prior.
Eight pages, nice condition.