Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper. (Note: additional images are located below the description). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept.
Rare Confederate title From the deep South. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28.Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page includes: "Arms" "From the Seat of War in Virginia" "From Our Army in the West" "Incidents of the Battle of Carnifax Ferry" and more. Inside has: "Interesting From Richmond" Naval Expedition to Take Brunswick, Ga. Pages 3 & 4 are mostly taken up with advertisements. Four pages, even toning, two older mends near te spine, a bit irregular at the spine.
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Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter. The item "Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper" is in sale since Wednesday, April 17, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "timhu" and is located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.