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Civil War Harper's Weekly, June 18, 1864

Welcome to our online collection of original Harper's Weekly newspapers. These papers have important illustrations, and first hand accounts of the key events of the war. Study of this material yields a new understanding of the war.

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Starving Prisoners


Cleveland Convention

Cold Harbor

Cold Harbor Battle


Georgia Campaign

Bailey Fleet

Colonel Bailey Saves the Union Fleet

Battle Cold Harbor

Battle Cold Harbor

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Battle of Resaca Georgia

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North Anna River

Battle of North Anna River






[JUNE 18, 1864.



FREMONT. "Well, Sir ! I am nominated, you see!"

COCHRANE. "Yes, Sir; WE are nominated."

LINCOLN. "Well, Gentlemen; and what then?"

FREMONT and COCHRANE. " Oh! nothing, Sir; nothing—that's all!"

Fisk and Hatch

Bankers and Dealers in Government

No. 38 Wall Street, New York.


FUNSTON & SCOFIELD, removed to No. 9 Dey St., near Broadway. Public and private exhibitions, Flags, Lanterns, &c. Goods guaranteed best and cheapest.

$1500 per Year— We end Hood's great Book of Secrets, or How to Make $5 a Day without capital, and a diamond point Gold Pen and Silver Extension Case, all for $1.   M. YOUNG & BROS., 200 Broadway, New York.

Cherokee Medicines.—Every reader of Harper's Weekly is requested to send their address to us, and we will mail free of postage our 32 page pamphlet securely sealed, giving valuable information. Address Dr. W. R. MERWIN & Co., NO. 63 Liberty St., New York.

U. S. Army Agency, 64 Bleecker Street, N. Y., opposite Pay Department. All persons having claims against the Government should present them at this office for adjustment and payment. Bounty of $100 00, in the following cases are now being paid. SOLDIERS DISCHARGED on account of wound, received in battle. VOLUNTEERS or REGULARS DISCHARGED after having served 2 years. Payment prompt. Discharge can be sent by mail. VERMILYE & CO., No. 44 Wall Street, New York.

Bankers and Dealers in all kinds of Government Stocks. U. S. 7.30 Treasury Notes, converted into 6 per cent. Bonds of 1881. The Bonds of New 10-40 Loan on hand for immediate delivery. Wheeler & Wilson's Highest Premium

Sewing Machines. 625 Broadway, New York,

Self-Measurement for Shirts. Printed directions for Self-Measurement, list of prices, and drawings of different styles of Shirts and Collars sent free everywhere.

ENAMELED WHITE, Having the appearance and comfort of linen, have been worn in England for the last two years in preference to any other collar, as they are readily cleaned in one minute with a sponge. To Military Men and Travellers they are invaluable. Price 75 cts. each ; sent by post to any part of the Union on the receipt of 90 cents. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL. AGENTS WANTED in every Town in the Union. S. W. H. WARD, 387 Broadway, N. Y.

Good News for the Army. Hereafter we will send, post-paid, any of our


 ordered by soldiers for themselves or friends, giving an Album of the full value of the money sent. Our Albums have the reputation of being superior to all others in beastly and durability, and range in price from 50 etc. to $50. Our catalogue of CARD PHOTOGRAPHS now embraces about 5000 officers, army and navy, statesmen, actors, copies of works of art, &c. Catalogue sent on receipt of stamp. Stereoscopes and Stereoscopic Views, Our assortment of these is very extensive, including a great variety of views of the present war.

Catalogue sent on receipt of stamp.

E. & H. T. ANTHONY & CO,

501 Broadway, New York.
Manufacturers of Photographic Material,.


 Magnifying small objects 500 times. MAILED FREE everywhere for 35 CENTS, OR FOUR FOR $1 00.

Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass.

Card Photographs.

A splendid assortment. Catalogues sent free. Address B. W. HITCHCOCK, Manufacturer, 14 Chambers St., N. Y.

Hardens and invigorates the Gums. Purifies and Sweetens the breath. Cleanses, Beautifies, and Preserves the Teeth. Sold by all Druggists and Fancy Goods Dealers. Price 75 cents per bottle. HALL & RUCKEL, Proprietors, 218 Greenwich St., New York.

Munro's Ten Cent Novels.—These Books have received a popularity that has never been equaled by any other Publications in the same space of time. Every one should read them and recommend them, to his neighbor. They are No.1. The Hunters.--2. The Trapper's Retreat. -3. The Patriot Highwayman.—4. The Hunted Unionist. -5. The Track of Fire. --6. The Man-Eaters.—7'. Charlotte Temple.—8. The Death Face. -9. The Indian Slayer. -10. The Tiger of the Ocean.—11. The Hunter's Triumph.—.12. The Ocean Rovers.—13. The Tory Outwitted. -14. Zeke Sternum, the Lion-Hearted Scout.—15. The Scourge of the Seas. For sale by all News Agents, and sent, post-paid, on receipt of price, 10c. each. GEORGE MUNRO & CO., 137 William St., N. Y.

Shults, Onguent, warranted to produce a full set of Whiskers in six weeks, or money refunded. Sent post-paid, for 50 cents. Address C. F SHULTS, Troy, N. Y.

Gold Watch Free AND $15 Per Day, $15

Made easy by every Agent who sells our Great New and Wonderful Extra Large Size Stationery and Prize Packages. $25 TO BE MADE in a few hours by smart agents. Greatest money making business of the age. Each Package contains large quantities of fine Writing Materials, such as Paper, Envelopes, Pens, Pencils, Blotters, Emblems, Ladie Paris Fashion Plates, Designs for Needle-work Cottage Keepsakes, Household Companions, Parlor Amusements, Guide for Letter Writers, Many Ways to Get Rich, Gents' Pocket Calendars for the Year, Union Designs, YANKEE NOTIONS of all kinds, Recipes, Games, Engravings, inch and Costly Presents of Fashionable Jewelry, etc., etc., etc., the whole worth MANY DOLLARS if bought separately. Price each Package ONLY 25 cents retail. Wholesale rates to Agents very low. Agents guaranteed $15 per day. A splendid SOLID GOLD or Silver Hunting Case LEVER WATCH (warranted) presented FREE to each Agent. Persons wanted to establish Agencies in every town and village. Agencies given free. Send for our great new circulars for 1864 containing extra premium inducements, free. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau St., N. Y., Original, Largest, and Oldest Prize Package House in the world. Davis Collarnore & Cot.,
479 Broadway, below Broome St., IMPORTERS OF FINE CnINA, WEDGEWOOD, PARIAN, &C., &c. ENGRAVED GLASS to Order in great variety. COLORED STONE CHINA DINING SETS. The Exquisite Toilet Articles of the SOCIETE HYGIENIQUE OF N. Y. Send for a prospectus as below.

The only enameled "Turn-over" Collar made in metals. Send $1 for a "Turn-over" or 75 cents for a "Choker," to C. H. WELLING, 94 Pine Street, N. Y., and receive it by return mail.

What is more to be desired than A PLEASANT HOME? Whoever would know the secrets of making home pleas should read HOUSE AND HOME PAPERS, by HARRIET BEECHER STOWE, author of " Uncle Tom's Cabin." These papers are published in each number of the

and have attracted attention everywhere. They are full of interest and benefit to every household. They will be continued through the year. Subscribe to the ATLANTIC at once, and secure the reading of these invaluable papers The ATLANTIC is furnished at THREE DOLLARS a year, postage paid, or 25 cents a number. Clubs supplied at reduced rates. Send 25 cents for a specimen to TICKNOR & FIELDS, Publishers, Boston, Mass.

DRY AND GROUND IN OIL in several drab shades.

For English and Gothic Cottages, Outbuildings, &c. ROBERT REYNOLDS, Agent, No. 74 Maiden Lane.


Also, a full assortment of
Jet, Coral, and Steel Goods.
Schuyler, Hartley & Graham,

19 Maiden Lane & 22 John Street, N. Y.,
31 Rue du Chateau d'Eau, Paris.
Sands St., Birmingham, Eng.

An illustrated catalogue free to any address. Address MASON BROTHERS, NEW YORK, or MASON & HAMLIN, BOSTON.

Abraham Lincoln




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