Clearly a specialty item for Vicksburg collectors, Civil War paper collectors or enthusiasts of scarce News Papers and Newspaper reprints this is a 12 ¾ X 19 inch republication of the July 2, 1863 wallpaper edition of The Vicksburg Dailey Citizen. This particular example was published in Maine on February 2nd 1889 as a souvenir supplement of The Bath Independent. The Bath Independent was published weekly 1880-1902 . Reprinted in the 1880s by a number of the countries better known, higher circulation newspapers, the collecting of even the reprints by various papers has become a collectors category with the surviving examples of smaller, lesser known papers of special interest in the category. Offered here just as we retrieved from a collection some years ago, the old wallpaper sheet is sandwiched between two sheets of plexiglas. We’ll do our best with our photos to accurately demonstrate condition so look closely and as always we offer a three day inspection with return as purchased for a no questions asked refund of your purchase price. Thanks for visiting Gunsight Antiques!

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