Antique 1861 Book Little Drummer Boy New York Regiment 1st Edition Civil War. The 13th New York Regiment New York State Militia to be exact. This book was published by Reformed Protestant Dutch Church. The drummer boy in question was a child of the Mission Sunday School in New York, he was used as a recruiting tool by the New York churches to fill the ranks of the Union Army to fight the South. It was a very important book during that period and is now quite rare and eminently collectible.
This 6 by 3 3/4 book is all original, it has all of its pages though there is considerable foxing as would be expected. One fly leaf has some writing in pencil and the inside cover is marked (in pencil) WH Birkenhoff Maywood New Jersey 1876.
The cover is worn through in places but overall this book is in very good condition. The item "Antique 1861 Book Little Drummer Boy New York Regiment 1st Edition Civil War" is in sale since Saturday, November 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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