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Civil War-Era Illustrated Newspapers, Leslie's and Harper's, Lot of 4

Lot of 4 newspapers. 

Harper's Weekly: A Journal of Civilization. April 12, 1862, Vol. VI, No. 276, pp. 225 - 240. Front with portraits of Maj. Gen. Buell and Brig. Gen. Shields, plus the battery at Newbern, NC after taken by Gen. Burnside. Full-page illustrations include: Views at New Madrid and Fort Pleasant; The Burnside Expedition, Bombardment of Newbern, North Carolina. Double-page illustration of The Battle of Winchester. Plus a large map (approx. 3/4 page) of southern Kentucky, Tennessee and northern Mississippi and Georgia showing Federal and Rebel lines. There is an image of the Virginia/Merrimac (p.235 - approx. 1/3 pg), the Monitor- Internal and External (p. 236, full-page), and the Battle of Hampton Roads (p.237 - approx. 1/3 pg).

War Supplement to Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, May 2, 1862, Vol. XIV, No. 340, pp. 17-20, 29-32. Double-page illustration of Pittsburg Landing.

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Jan. 4, 1862, Vol. XIII, No. 319, pp. 97-100, 109-112. Front with burning of an American merchantman in the British Channel by a Rebel steamer.

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, April 12, 1862, Vol. XIII, No. 335, pp. 353-368. A couple of full-page illustrations of Manassas Junction, a number of views of the war in North Carolina


All a bit rough.

Estimate: $100 - $200
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