13th THIRTEENTH AMENDMENT Abolition of Slavery 1864 CONFEDERATE Civil War News. (Note: additional images are located below the description). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 4, 1864 Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution 13th passes U.
Senate - Abolition of slavery From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The key content within this issues is found on the back page: "Amendment of the Constitution", which is the historic Thirteenth Amendment concerning slavery and its passage by the Senate, with the vote noted.It concludes with a typically Southern editorial comment. The amendment is passed too late to be submitted to many of the state legislatures... And of course cannot go into effect. But it furnishes a theme of agitation upon a subject of the eternal [black], and that is all that is wanted by the politicians at Washington. Significant having this report in a newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy.
Among the front page items on the war are: "The War News--Grant's Army Moving--The Great Battle at Hand" "Congress" "The Courts" "Highly Important Intelligence--The Cause of Grant's Delay--Probable Activity In Tennessee" "From Northern Virginia--The Yankee Army Moving" "From The Southwest & Trans-Mississippi" "From the Southwest" "The Evacuation of Washington, North Carolina". The back page has a lengthy editorial which begins. These things are certainly sad to contemplate... Also on the bkpg: "Additional From the North--Prison Lie on Belle Isle--Story of a Released Yankee Prisoner", "The Confederate Congress" and more. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner masthead in very nice condition.
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