FINAL REPORT OF THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD COMMISSION - 1891 Civil War Memorials. Final Report of the Gettysburg Battle-Field Commission of New Jersey. Duffy, Gottfried Krueger, William H.Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition. Volume displays commensurate wear and aging, with a well preserved interior. Brown cloth covers feature gilt lettering on front and exhibit overall rubbing and edgewear, with frayed corners that leave boards exposed. Back covers exhibits a bump to lower corner.
Cloth of boards is frayed at spine ends and along edges. Spine is a little sunned. Spine ends are frayed and chipped. Gutter is cracked after title page.
Title page exhibits a "duplicate" stamp from NJ library. Front fep has presentation statement from the New Jersey library, dated 1959.
Ex-libris book features bookplate on front endpaper, from Vernon W. Endpapers show handsome flowery design on both front and back. Interior shows gentle to moderate age-toning throughout. Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. Textblock edges display commensurate age-toning.Head of textblock is severely foxed, and is darkened, as evidence of inking. Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear. This is a complete record of the actions taken by the Commissioners of the State of New Jersey to commemorate those who fought in the Battle of Gettysburg. All the important steps taken for the erection of the commemorative monuments and the management of the cemeteries, as well as the speeches and addresses for the dedication of the monuments, are recorded here in the final report. Features B&W illustrations of monuments.
Includes five appendixes with addresses, and an index. EPHEMERA: Includes a paper insert with pencil notes about NJ troops at Gettysburg. PROVENANCE: from the library of Vernon W. More photos available upon request.
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Duffy, Gottfried Krueger, William H. Corbin