Civil War Valentine - 1861

 

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Civil War Harper's Weekly, February 16, 1861

The February 16, 1861 edition of Harper's Weekly featured a vast array of news on Fort Sumter, and information related to the opening days of the Civil war.  Scroll down to see the entire page, or the newspaper thumbnails below will take you to the specific page of interest.

 

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Sally Port

Sally Port at Fort Sumter

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columbiad

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VOL. V.—No. 216.]

NEW YORK, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1861.

PRICE FIVE CENTS.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Year 1861, by Harper & Brothers, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.


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We acquired this leaf for the purpose of digitally preserving it for your research and enjoyment.  If you would like to acquire the original 140+ year old Harper's Weekly leaf we used to create this page, it is available for a price of $150.  Your purchase allows us to continue to archive more original material. For more information, contact paul@sonofthesouth.net

 

 

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