New York Tribune 1876 Reporting on Battle of the Little Big Horn

Antique New York Tribune Newspaper Reporting The Battle of Little Big Horn

Amazing account of the Battle of the Little Big Horn as reported in the New York Tribune, July 8, 1876, 10pp. folio.   Gives first hand account regarding destruction of George Armstrong Custer and his entire immediate command at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.  Less than two weeks after the massacre, the paper devotes over two columns on the first page to “THE WAR WITH THE SIOUX”

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  • BATTLE OF THE LITTLE BIG HORN, AS REPORTED BY THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE | Amazing account of the Battle of the Little Big Horn as reported in the New York Tribune, July 8, 1876, 10pp. folio.   Gives first hand account regarding destruction of George Armstrong Custer and his entire immediate command at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.  Less than two weeks after the massacre, the paper devotes over two columns on the first page to “THE WAR WITH THE SIOUX”, describing for the first time the scene upon Terry’s arrival, a description of the battle, Reno’s retreat, analysis of the defeat and blame placed on Custer for violating orders, volunteers being raised to fight the Sioux, etc. Condition: Minor edge tears, remaining paper very good to fine condition.

  • Weight

    1lb.

    Height

    19"

    Width

    12"

    Depth

    1"

    Weight

    1lb.

    Height

    19"

    Width

    12"

    Depth

    1"

    Artist / Maker

    New York Tribune

    Date

    19th Century

    Frame

    No

    Kind

    Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles, Ephemera, Memorabilia

    Medium

    Ink

    Origin

    American

    Subject

    Battle Scene, Document, Historical, Military, War

    Support

    Paper

    Title

    New York Tribune, July 8, 1876