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Authentic Newspapers Printed During the Civil War Era
Civil War Documents
Death of John Hunt Morgan Article September 7th 1864 Hartford 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 September 7th 1864. 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. The front page has multiple ads for the hiring of "Substitute" soldiers to serve for the rich folks. It has several articles concerning the military movements of the time. On the inside of the paper, it has to headline articles about "John Morgan's Death Confirmed." They tell how he was killed at Greeneville, Tennessee but do not mention that he was shot in the back. There is also an article about how Grant fired salutes about the fall of Atlanta to honor General Sherman. This is a nice looking original Civil War newspaper from Hartford, Connecticut.

Item #: A5732
Shipping Weight: 2 lbs
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