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Authentic Newspapers Printed During the Civil War Era
Civil War Documents
Fredericksburg Pontoons December 12th 1862 Hartford Evening Press Newspaper
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Here is a very nice original Civil War newspaper. This is an original issue of the Hartford, Connecticut newspaper entitled the "Hartford Evening Press" from December 12th 1862. This is a nice large paper that measures approximately 18 1/2 inches wide and is 23 inches tall. The newspaper is composed of 2 sheets and they are both complete. This paper has tons of advertisements for everything under the sun. It has advertisements for everything from boots to coffins. It has several articles concerning the military movements of the time. Where it has the "Latest News" it states that the news by telegram is that the Battle Fredericksburg started with the Union army "During the night the pontoons were carried to the river, and the artillery, of 143 pieces, placed into positions opposite the city.". It has several other articles about the battle. This is a nice looking original Civil War newspaper from Hartford, Connecticut.

Item #: A5601
Shipping Weight: 2 lbs
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