Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 140

Price Realized: $ 219
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 200 - $ 300
(LINCOLN, ABRAHAM.) Assassination issue of the New-York Tribune. 8 pages, 21 x 16 inches, on one folding sheet; minimal dampstaining, subscriber name in pencil; unopened. New York, 15 April 1865

Additional Details

Assassination coverage appears on page 4: "Highly Important! The President Shot! Secretary Seward Attacked." Coverage continues on the final page with a 4:30 a.m. postscript announcing "The President Just Alive." Four pages have the columns bordered in black. With--J. Wilbur Gonterman's lithograph portrait of Stonewall Jackson, 15 1/4 x 14 inches, with facsimile signature "Thos. J. Jackson"; folds, minor foxing. St. Louis, MO, circa 1940s.