Harpers Weekly 4/20/1861. Centerfold of US Fleet Off Fort Pickens FL

Harpers Weekly 4/20/1861. Centerfold of US Fleet Off Fort Pickens FL
Code: HW11
Price: $69.00
Quantity in Basket: None
Original 16 page Harpers Weekly newspaper printed April 20, 1861. At left is a Double Page Centerfold of the US Fleet off Fort Pickens, Florida.

Other pages from this issue are displayed below:

Cover. Confederate Batteries Opposite Ft. Pickens
and Hon. Charles F. Adams, US Minister to England


Detail of Confederate Batteries
Opposite Fort Pickens


Washington Navy-Yard with Shad Fisheries in Foreground


Full pg. 5 panel print of Commander Dahlgren USN and his famous Dahlgren Gun


Shipment of Military Stores on Board the Steamship 'Baltic' at New York


United States Flying Artillery going on Board the Steamship 'Atlantic' at New York.


More details on this newspaper:
This Original 16 page Harpers Weekly newspaper was printed April 20, 1861.
This issue includes lots of reports from the early days of the war. And there's a serialized portion of "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens

A little toned, but otherwise in very nice condition for a 150 year old newspaper.

More About Us
The Chronicles has been in business for over 25 years offering a variety of early American paper items in our 'Scarce Paper Americana' Mail Order Catalog. And now we're expanding our presence with our website at www.RareOldPapers.com
Watch for us. We have a large collection of 18th & 19th Century newpapers, documents, maps & images to offer. And we only deal in genuine, authentic, original material.

If you have any special interests, we'll be happy to review our inventory for you.
Click to send us an e-mail, or call us toll-free at 1-866-813-6816
Quantity: