War Between the States

President Lincoln Funeral and Burial News

8 pages. DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF. Full Details of the Attempted Escape and Final Destruction of the Rebel Ironclad Webb. She is Chased Ashore by Our Gunboats. She is Fired by Her Crew who Make Their Escape. Two Hundred Bales of Cotton Burned with the Steamer. Eyewitness Account From Major Commanding U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery. Probable Surrender of Kirby Smith and His Forces. Negotiations in Progress at the Mouth of Red River. Proposed Surrender of Kirby Smith and His Forces on the Terms Granted to Gen. Lee. The Sultana Disaster. Further Comments on the Fall of Richmond. Movements of General Grant. Proposed Alliance between France and England against America. The Late Rebel Navy. Secretary Mallory Surrenders at Pensacola. The Present Spirit of the South. The Breaking up of our Army. The Cotton Question. The President's Obsequies; From Chicago to Mr. Lincoln's Home. Closing Manifestations in Chicago. The Body Escorted on its Way. Mrs. Lincoln's Selection of a Burial Place. The Journey Toward Springfield. More Rebel Plots. Supposed Plot to Burn Philadelphia. Action of the Military and Civil Authorities. Precautionary Measures Continued. Reports From Baltimore; Incendiary Plot Rumors About Sergeant Boston Corbett. Lecture on President Lincoln by Frederick Douglass, and more. Very fine.

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