The New York Daily Tribune, Six Issues, Newspaper
Scattered Dates From Lincoln’s Assassination,
New York Funeral & Coverage of Conspirators
The New York Tribune. Six scattered issues of the New York Daily Tribune newspaper between 18 and 28 April 1865. Each giant fol.; 8p., w/black mourning rules.
Extensive coverage on all aspects of the assassination, its aftermath, and the personalities involved. Among other items noted: the text of Edwin Booth’s letter lamenting the crime and his brother’s probable involvement; a detailed account of the New York funeral; news of the chase, and finally the death of John Wilkes Booth at Garrett’s farm.
Foxing, edge/fold wear and various sm. faults, but fundamentally all quite good.