[USA]: [19th Century American Publisher], 1800s. Original steel engraving on paper. Very Good+. 8.5 x 5.5 inch sheet size. Minor spots of foxing, not affecting image. Minor signs of handling. Facsimile signature under image. Protected with tissue paper.
Horace Greeley (February 3, 1811 - November 29, 1872) was an American author and statesman who was the founder and editor of the New-York Tribune, among the great newspapers of its time. Long active in politics, he served briefly as a congressman from New York, and was the unsuccessful candidate of the new Liberal Republican party in the 1872 presidential election against incumbent President Ulysses S. Grant. Item #18-6398