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Civil War Harper's Weekly, July 6, 1861

This Harper's Weekly newspaper from the Civil War shows pictures of Winchester Virginia, and Harper's Ferry. The paper has stories on several skirmishes, and news of the day.

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Virginia Wheeling Convention

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Romney

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Jefferson City

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Winchester, Virginia in the Civil War

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HARPER'S WEEKLY.

[JULY 6, 1861.

432

SOUTHERN CHIVALRY tickling JOHN BULL by an offer of the CROWN OF COTTONDOM to one of his Scions.

( Vide Correspondence of W. H. RUSSELL, LL.D., of London )

GENERAL BEAUREGARD discloses the Infamous Designs of the United States Army upon a Virtuous and Indignant People.

ANOTHER PRIZE FOR THE SECESSIONISTS.
[CORRESPONDENCE.]

Gov. LETCHER—Sir: Leaving Norfolk suddenly a few weeks since, my personal and household property remain in the freight-house of the Boston steamer. * * * * I most earnestly beg your Excellency will order their immediate delivery to some responsible person who will inform me where I may gain possession of my property.

Begging a thousand pardons for the liberty taken, I am, very respectfully,

MRS. H. M. BRADFORD.

To His Excellency Gov. LETCHER.

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT, RICHMOND, May, 21, 1861.

I am instructed by the Governor to say, in answer to your favor of the 19th instant, that * * * his Excellency is disposed to retain for his benefit the property to which you refer as being detained in Norfolk. I am, &c.,

S. BASSETT FRENCH,

A. D. C. to the Governor of Virginia.

New Books and New Editions

 

Just Published by

HARPER & BROTHERS, FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK.

DU CHAILLU'S EQUATORIAL AFRICA. Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa with Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chase of the Gorilla, the Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus, and other Animals. By Paul B. DU CHAILLU, Corresponding Member of the American Ethnological Society ; of the Geographical and Statistical Society of New York, and of the Boston Society of Natural History. With numerous Illustrations. 8vo, Muslin (uniform with Livingstone, Barth, and Burton), $3.00.

SILAS MARNER, the Weaver of Raveloe. By GEORGE ELIOT, Author of "Adam Bede," "The Mill on the Floss," and "Scenes of Clerical Life." 12mo, Muslin, 75 cents; Paper, 60 cents.

$2.50 a volume.

A POPULAR DUODECIMO EDITION, Complete. With Portrait and elaborate Index. Printed on Fine Paper, 40 cents a volume; Sheep, 60 cents a volume ; Half Calf, $1.25 a volume.   -

A CHEAP EDITION. 8vo, Paper, 25 cents a volume.

PARKER'S HAND-BOOK. The Presbyterian's Hand-Book of the Church. For the use of Members, Deacons, Elders, and Ministers. By Rev. JOEL PARKER, D.D., and Rev. T. RALSTON SMITH. 16mo, Muslin, 50 cents.

SEWELL'S BRITISH WEST INDIES. The Ordeal of Free Labor in the British West Indies. By WM. G. SEWELL. 12mo, Muslin, $1.00.

THE WITS AND BEAUX OF SOCIETY. By GRACE and PHILIP WHARTON, Authors of "The Queens of Society." Illustrated by H. BROWNE and JAMES GODWIN, and engraved by the Brothers DALZIEL. 12mo, Muslin, $1.50.

CHILDREN'S PICTURE-BOOKS. Square 4to, about 300 pages each, beautifully printed on tinted paper, embellished with many Engravings, bound in Muslin gilt, 75 cents a volume; or, the Series complete in neat case, $3.00.

The CHILDREN'S BIBLE PICTURE-BOOK. Illustrated by Eighty Engravings from Designs by STEINE, OVERBECK, VEIT, SCHNORR, &c.

THE CHILDRE'S PICTURE FABLE-BOOK. Containing One Hundred and Sixty Fables. With Sixty Illustrations by HARRISON WEIR.

THE CHILDREN'S PICTURE-BOOK OF BIRDS. Illustrated with Sixty-one Engravings by W. HARVEY.

THE CHILDREN'S PICTURE-BOOK OF QUADRUPEDS and other Mammalia. Illustrated with Sixty-one Engravings by W. HARVEY.

A DAY'S RIDE. A Life's Romance. By CHARLES LEVER, Author of "Charles O'Malley," "Gerald Fitzgerald," "The Martins of Cro' Martin," "One of Them," &c. 8vo, Paper, 50 cents.

TRUMPS. A Novel. By GEO. WM. CURTIS. Illustrated by HOPPIN. 12mo, Muslin, $1.50.

ONE OF THEM. By CHARLES LEVER. 8vo,

Paper, 50 cents.

BURTON'S LAKE REGIONS OF AFRICA. The Lake Regions of Central Africa. A Picture of Exploration. By RICHARD F. BURTON, Capt. H.M.I. Army; Fellow and Gold Medalist of the Royal Geographical Society. With Maps and Engravings on Wood. 8vo, Muslin,

$3.00. (Uniform with Barth and Livingstone).

ADVERTISEMENTS.

For the Fourth of July.

BEADLE'S DIME UNION SONG-BOOK.
Containing all the latest Patriotic and Popular Songs.
LIFE OF LIEUT.-GEN. WINFIELD SCOTT,
And an Account of his brilliant Victories in Mexico.
BEADLE'S DIME DRILL-BOOK,

For Squad and Company, simplified from Scott and Hardee.

THE BRETHREN OF THE COAST.

A Tale of the Pirates of the Island of Tortuga. Ten cents each. For sale by all Book and News Dealers. Sent, post-paid, on receipt of price. Agents wanted. Address BEADLE & CO., Publishers,

141 William Street, New York.

New Maps of the Seat of War.

500 Miles around Washington,

Showing the Seat of War in the East, and
ENLARGED MILITARY MAPS
OF THE SEAT OF ACTIVE MILITARY OPERATIONS.

500 Miles around Cairo,
SHOWING THE SEAT OF WAR IN THE WEST,

With Tables of Distances, List of Military Stations, and a

Detailed Map of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. These Maps are the best and most reliable published. Price, in sheets, colored, 25 cents ; in pocke form, 35

cents. Forwarded by mail on receipt of price in postage stamps.

AGENTS WANTED.

Drawn, Engraved, and Published by

G. WOOLWORTH COLTON, Author of Colton's Atlases, Maps, &c., No. 18 Beekman Street, New York.

Perfect Fitting Shirts,

MADE TO MEASURE AT $18 PER DOZEN. Printed directions for Self-Measurement, list of prices, drawings of different styles of Shirts, sent free everywhere.

S. W. H. WARD, from London,
No. 387 Broadway, N. Y., up Stairs.

The Ladies' Ready-Made Linen Store,

1143 Broadway, near Twenty-Sixth Street, Fine Assortment—Hand Made—at Low Prices.

To the Book Trade.-FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK, June I8th, 1861: In consequence of the present deranged state of business, our future sales will be for Cash—deducting therefore five per cent. on ordinary six months' accounts. A Trade Circular, containing a List of New Books, is now ready, and may be had on application.

HARPER & BROTHERS
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK,
Have Just Published
Willson's Fifth Reader.
Splendidly Illustrated. 540 Pages,
Large 12mo, Price $1.

To PRINCIPALS OF SCHOOLS, who wish single copies for Examination, with a view to Introduction, the above book will be sent, postage prepaid, on receipt of half the price above named. To other persons it will be sent, postage prepaid, on receipt of the full price.

For Terms of Introduction, and for Agencies, address HARPER & BROTHERS, or MARCIUS WILLSON, to their care.

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