Civil War Harper's Weekly, May 27,
The May 27, 1865 edition of Harper's Weekly features a
cover article on Lewis Payne, the would-be assassin of Secretary Seward,
news of the capture of Jefferson Davis, and important information of
Black Suffrage following the Civil War. We have posted the entire
newspaper in readable form. Simply click on the thumbnail below to
be taken to a large, readable version of that page.