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For Ryan Semmes, one newspaper issue was a window into an imbalance in Civil War scholarship.
Semmes is a graduate student in Mississippi State Universityâ€™s history department, and he said the campusâ€™ Mitchell Memorial Library has a July 8, 1863 edition of the New York Times. He said itâ€™s the first issue of the New York Times that reports on the battle of Vicksburg â€” but not the first to report on the concurrent battle of Gettysburg.
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