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Washington in Danger!, Early Civil War Political Broadside, 1861

Printed broadside, 24 x 18 in., warning, Washington in Danger!!, and announcing an address that will be given by Hon. J.W. Ray of the Department of the Interior at Washington to the citizens of Dansville, NY regarding the...present condition of the Affairs at the National Capitol. Dated April 26, 1861. Printed by A.O. Bunnell, Dansville, NY. A fine, early war-date political broadside with strong banner. 

 

Provenance: Property of N. Flayderman & Co.

 

Condition:

Reductions to upper and lower corners not affecting text, brittle with cracks at folds. Few small areas of loss in lettering, including in "J.W." Some ghosting of text. Few light stains. Otherwise good condition. 

Starting Price: $250
Estimate: $500 - $700
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