THE NATION'S EXHULTATION TURNED TO MOURNING. [caption title]. C. Henry Webber.

THE NATION'S EXHULTATION TURNED TO MOURNING. [caption title]

NP: NP, [1865]. Broadside. 26.5 x 14 cm. Vignette of an eagle and flag below the caption title, followed by a quote from Deut. VIII: 19, a double rule, and text of a poem in two columns, 12 stanzas of 8 lines each. This copy has been trimmed to the decorative border around the poem. Old fold lines and toning. First line: "Hurrah! Hurrah! shout every one." In the midst of celebration over the surrender of Richmond and Gen. Lee's retreat comes word of Lincoln's assassination. Not in MONAGHAN. OCLC: Boston Athenaeum, MA Hist. Soc. Item #65229

Price: $275.00

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