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166750

ROBERT E. LEE Appomattox Courth House Sigining (EVE) 1865 NY Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441901048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 8, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee's surrender (day of) * Appomattox Court House signing (eve) * Battle of Sailor's Creek - Farmville, Virginia This issue is published during the closing moments of the Civil War--indeed, General Robert E. Lee would surrender to General Ulysses S. Grant the very next day. The ftpg. features a very large map headed: "STRIKING THE FLYING REBELS--Scene of the Important Operations of the 6th Instant--The Rear of Lee's Army Cut Off & Captured by the 2nd & 6th Corps." The maps shows the various towns around the Appomattox River, with much detail (see). There are also great first column heads including: "GRANT" "Victory!" "Lee Again Routed" "Th... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:28

$72.00
166749

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Last Proclamation Prior Assassination 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441900749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1865 * Civil War is over speech * Abraham Lincoln's last public speech * Presidential proclamation 128 * Just 2 days before his assassination This issue was printed just 2 days prior to Lincoln's assassination, with the front page containing what is noted as Lincoln's last speech. The front page heads include: "OUR VICTORIES" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace, Reconstruction & Emancipation Questions" "Splendid Compliment to Gen. Grant & His Officers & Soldiers" and more, the speech datelined April 11 and beginning: "We meet this evening not in sorry, but in gladness of heart. The evacuation of Petersburgh & Richmond & the surren... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:27

$145.00
166690

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & Dedication at Gettysburg Battlefield 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440938786

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 23, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg * Dedication of the battlefield cemetery Page 2 has a great and very lengthy account of the dedication of the national cemetery at Gettysburg which happened just 4 days previous. Headed: "Consecration Of The National Cemetery", the report provides all the details of the ceremonies. It includes: "...By a solemn invocation of the Divine blessing, by the singing of an appropriate dirge to the memory of the fallen, by the chaste eloquence of Mr. Everett by fitting remarks from the President of the United States...the National Cemetery has this day been consecrated forever...". Further on: "...The President came in ... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:41

$67.00
166686

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Congregation Shearith Israel Jewish Jews MOURN 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126608814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 21, 1865 * Congregation Shearith Israel * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Jews mourn the loss of the president Although somewhat inconspicuous, perhaps the most notable item within this black bordered issue is the page 7 mention, under the heading "Portuguese Synagogue, Nineteenth Street," of the mourning services held at The Congregation Sherith Israel [Shearith Israel] on behalf of the late President. Synagogues did not often receive the same coverage as other places of worship, and the fact that the Congregation Shearith Israel (often called The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue) was the oldest Jewish congregation in the United States only makes its mention all th... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:40

$245.00
166638

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Joel Chandler Harris Civil War PLANTATION 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126043764

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Dec. 8, 1862 * Only known title to be published on a Southern Plantation * From Joel Chandler Harris's own personal collection * Non-J.C.H. issues are quite valuable in and of themselves The entire ftpg. is taken up with a poem: "The Old Plantation!" Page 3 has an editorial: "War" and page 4 is taken up with a great editorial headed: "The Reign of Terror". It begins: "We have indeed fallen upon evil times. With an outside foe pressing upon us with the avowed object of exterminating our people, white and black...Proofs are accumulating every day of the dire intent of our foe..." with much more including critical comments concerning Georgia's... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:23

$335.00
166630

Trial of the CONSPIRATORS Assassins ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126040690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination trial The last column of the ftpg. is taken up with text under the headings: "THE TRIAL OF THE ASSASSINS" "Remarkable Evidence as to a Newspaper" "Ben. Wood's News in a Curious Category" "Rebel Gold Supporting a Rebel Organ in New York" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:16

$36.00
166587

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Braxton Bragg in Kentucky Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372436790182

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Oct. 10, 1862 * General Braxton Bragg in Kentucky * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Rumoured Advance of the Enemy Towards Gordonsville" "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "The Situation in the West" which is quite lengthy & includes many subheads; "The Situation In Kentucky". The back page has a lengthy editorial (see for printing error here) and much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress". Also: "Iron-Clad Frigates--Bending Their Armour Plates" and "Telegraphic News" Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner masthead. Nice condition. Single sh... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:48

$85.00
166583

BATTLE OF MANASSAS GAP Wapping Heights & Charleston SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392124178610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 28, 1863 * Battle of Manassas Gap Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Late Southern News" "The Siege of Charleston" "Cannonade Kept Up on Both Sides" "Reports From Jackson, Miss" "Jeff. Davis Sets Another Day of Humiliation & Prayer" "The Engagement at Manassas Gap" "Rebels Driven Behind a Wall with the Bayonet" & more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:46

$28.00
166382

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE "Chiefly About War Matters" First 1st Printing 1863 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119277685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), July, 1863 * Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Chiefly About War Matters" * an original, contemporary printing - 1st appearance signed with the pen name "A Peaceable Man" * same year review of Victor Hugo's, "Les Misérables" When one thinks of Nathaniel Hawthorne, most minds are rightfully immediately drawn to his masterpiece, "The Scarlet Letter," which was very critical of Puritanical New England morays and hypocrisy. However, his pen also took a shot at supporters of the American Civil War with his noteworthy, but less recognized, "Chiefly About War-Matters" (signed using the pen name "A Peaceable Man"), which first appeared in The Atlantic Monthly of July, ... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:46

$300.00
166340

Historic ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY Creation Created 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118530195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1864 * Arlington National Cemetery creation Although the front page has much reporting on the events of the Civil War, certainly the most notable report is an inconspicuous item on the back page, when essentially announces the creation of what we now know as Arlington National Cemetery. The report has a small heading: "Gen. Lee's Lands Appropriately Consecrated" with the text noting: "Gen. Robert E. Lee, who commands the army of rebels, is fighting to enslave the black man. In view of this fact, a happy thought has occurred to the Secretary of War, which it gives us pleasure to record. First. He ordered Col. Greene to organize the Freedman's Village for the prote... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:25

$177.00
166314

Battle of Wilmington NC North Carolina CAPTURED 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118259867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, February 27, 1865 * Battle of Wilmington, North Carolina Page 2 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 8 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:51

$26.00
166303

GETTYSBURG ADDRESS (eve) Battlefield Ceremony Close 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118255142

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 18, 1863 * Gettysburg battlefield ceremony close * Governor Andrew Gregg Curtin Among the front page column heads is: "The Heroic Dead At Gettysburg" which has a Proclamation by the governor of Pennsylvania concerning some details of the ceremony which are planned for the following day (see). Other ftpg. heads on the Civil War include: "The Enemy Driven Out of Their Rifle Pits" "Lee Believed to Have Moved His Main Force Back From the Rapidan" "Good News From Chattanooga" "Heavy Reinforcements Coming to Bragg" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:36

$45.00
166299

NATHANIEL GORDON EXECUTION 1st for African Slave Trader 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118252292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 22, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Slave trader Nathaniel Gordon execution The dominant feature is the page 4 article: "A DEATH-BLOW AT THE SLAVE-TRADE," with subheads: "EXECUTION OF GORDON" and "HIS ABORTIVE ATTEMPT AT SUICIDE," which tell of the execution of Captain Nathaniel Gordon, who has the distinction of being the only American who was tried, convicted, & executed for being engaged in the slave trade. The back page has the nice map: "FORT DONELSON AND ITS SURROUNDINGS," with supporting text. Other Civil War related headings include: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION," "Movements of the Manassas Rebels," "GLORIOUS NEWS FROM Tennessee," "The People... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:30

$98.00
166298

Rare KIT CARSON Fights Navajo Indians in New Mexico 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118252111

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, September 4, 1863 * Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians Page 5 has a brief but notable report headed: "Victory of Kit Carson Over the Indians" about the defeat of a group of: " ...Navajoe Indians beyond fort Canby..." by part of the 1st New-Mexican Regiment led by Kit Carson (see). Quite rare to see a report mentioning this famous Old West scout and explorer, especially from the Civil War period. The front page has much reporting on the Civil War including: "Expedition to Retake the Captured Gunboats" "Reports From Lee's Army" "His Army in Good Fighting Condition" "Dismissals From the Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:29

$39.00
166296

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION w/ General David Hunter 1862 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426689740

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 29, 1862 * General David Hunter * re. his emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln rebuffs Although there is nice Civil War coverage on the front page, the best content is on page 4 where is found: "The Proclamation", "The Emancipation Manifesto of Gen. Hunter and the Counter Blast of the President", "Mr. Lincoln's Three Months' Notice to the Rebels", "The Border State and New England Abolition View of the Proclamation" and "Beecher On the Proclamation". This was concerning the General Hunter emancipation controversy, as he declared slaves within his territory of the South free, doing so without first consulting the President. Lincoln then respon... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:28

$125.00
166236

THE BLUE AND THE GRAY (Civil War) Francis Miles Finch 1st Printing 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112510154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), September, 1867 * Francis Miles Finch * The Blue and the Gray * 1st printing (nationally) This literary magazine contains the *first nationally distributed printing of the famous Civil War themed poem by Francis Miles Finch, "The Blue and the Gray." The preface to the poem is a quote from the New York Tribune, providing context: "The women of Columbus, Mississippi, animated by nobler sentiments than are many of their sisters, have shown themselves impartial in their offerings made to the memory of the dead. They strewed flowers alike on the graves of the Confederate and of the National soldiers." See the images for the full text of this touching verse. O... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:39

$250.00
166234

ABRAHAM LINCOLN James Conkling Letter Emancipation Proclamation 1863 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112508983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 3, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Famous letter to James Conkling * Defending the Emancipation Proclamation The ftpg. has the full text of the lengthy & rather famous: "President Lincoln's Letter" to his friend in Springfield, James Conckling, who asked him to speak at a rally there. Lincoln could not attend but sent this rousing letter, largely in defense of his Emancipation Proclamation. It includes in part: "Peace does not appear so distant as it did. I hope it will come soon, and come to stay; and so come as to be worth the keeping in all future time. It will then have been proved that, among free men, there can be no successful appeal from the ballot... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:36

$145.00
166233

1ST MEDAL OF HONOR Recipients w/ Jacob Parrott & More Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417893929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has--and on the front page--a report somewhat inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It lists the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Near the bottom of the ftpg. is a single-column heading: "PROMOTION AND REWARD," which states: "Sergent Mason, Corporals Pettinger and Benedick, and Privates Benninger, Buffman and Parrott, captured by the rebels while attempting to destroy railroad bridges in Georgia, under orders from Gen. Mitchel, and who suffered mo... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:35

$230.00
166229

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Slaves Auction PRINTS Civil War Era 1863 Abolition Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112507520

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Nov. 6, 1863 * Rare & famous anti-slavery title * Slave auction illustration - Civil War era This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by William Lloyd Garrison, featuring a terrific masthead with 3 vignettes including a slave auction and slaves being emancipated (see). The ftpg. begins with: "Rebel Terms of Peace". Reports inside include: "One Million Signatures!" "Proclaim Liberty Throughout All the Land" "The Scottish Church & Slavery" & more. Four pages, some foxing at folds, nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:33

$77.00
166227

ROBERT E. LEE'S REBEL ARMY - Wilmington NC Fort Fisher 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112507078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 24, 1865 * Last few months of the Civil War * Robert E. Lee's army dwindling * Second Battle of Fort Fisher Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "The Enemy in Font of It on the 18th" "Preparations for an Advance Movement: "THE SOUTH" "Reorganization of the Rebel Army" "Lee's Army the Confederacy's Only Hope" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:32

$30.00
166215

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112456783

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:51

$34.00
166210

SIEGE PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant & Maryland Invasion 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112455564

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 6, 1864 * Siege of Petersburg * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The Great Contest" "Grant Demands the Unconditional Surrender of Petersburg" "Rumored Capture of the City" "The New Rebel Raid" "Alleged Invasion of Maryland" "The President Calls for State Militia" & more inside. Eight pages, very nice condition..

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:48

$27.00
166174

BATTLE OF BULL RUN # 1 Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Rebellion Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416592753

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 27, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Virginia VA * 1st major battle of the American Civil War Among the page 4 column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Battle At Bull Run" "the Gallant New York 38th" "News From the Enemy" "2,000 Of Them Killed & Wounded: "Three Rebel Generals Killed" "More Cowardly Fiendishness". Page 6 has a: "Map Showing the Position of The Union District In East Tennessee" and much more war reporting as well. The ftpg. is filled with advertisements. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:44

$35.00
166173

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Samuel Medary 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111773235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 25, 1865 * Editor Samuel Medary obituary * Rare pro-Confederate publication Among the various articles are "From the South--Confederate Sorrow over the Retirement of Butler--the Battles he Lost & the Trophies he Won---Why he Didn't go Ashore at Fort Fisher" "Remarkable Speech in the Confederate Congress" "Missouri--Political Quackery" "A Triumph of Corruption" "General News" "The War--Capture of Fort Fisher" and other items. Perhaps the most intriguing article is concerning the recent death of this newspaper's publisher, Samuel Medary. A hateful piece was written about him in another newspaper, printed here, prefaced with an equally interesting introducti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:44

$67.00
166172

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus OH Battle of Harpers Ferry Civil War1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111773090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 19, 1862 * Official Battle of Harpers Ferry report * Rare pro-Confederate publication * American Civil War original Among the various articles are: "How the Abolitionists Electioneer in Missouri!" "Surrender of Harper's Ferry" "War News of the Week" "Gov. Andrew Opposed to Filling Massachusetts With Free Negroes" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was d... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:43

$34.00
166167

(8) American CIVIL WAR RECONSTRUCTION Philadelphia Inquirer 1865 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111772316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, a lot of 8 issues from August & September, 1865, just after the conclusion of the Civil War. A wealth of war-related content & front page column heads. All issues complete in 8 pages, some foxing & mild wear at folds, never bound nor trimmed, generally good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:41

$49.00
166165

Great & Rare BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Penn. 1863 Civil War Harrisburg PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111772063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY PATRIOT UNION, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg - Civil War * From the capital of Pennsylvania As terrific as it would be to find a newspaper from Gettysburg on the Battle of Gettysburg, we have yet to find one. Which is why this newspaper from nearby Harrisburg--just up the road from Gettysburg by 38 miles, the capital of Pennsylvania, the closest major city of the battle, as well as the destination of Robert E. Lee and his troops--is such a terrific newspaper. Being a weekly newspaper and the first issue after the Battle of Gettysburg, the entire front page (save for a bit on the "Surrender of Vicksburg") is taken up with a recap of the events from t... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:40

$995.00
166717

CONFEDERATE Battle of Gaines's Mill COLD HARBOR Civil War Virginia1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126976398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 23, 1862 * Battle of Gaines's Mill, Virginia * General Robert E. Lee victory * In a Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed in the dateline: "Confederate States Of America". Among the front page items are: "From Richmond--Army Appointments--Exchange of Prisoners" "From Mobile--Col. Morgan's Movements In Kentucky--Great Excitement" "From Chattanooga--Buell's Army--Arrival of Distinguished Prisoners" "Later From Vicksburg--The Yankee Fleet Badly Damaged" and other smaller items. Page 2 has an excellent & lengthy account of the Battle of Gaines' Mill, taking nearly two columns (see for portions... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:16

$84.99
166715

CONFEDERATE General George McClellan Nominated President1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441553144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 * General George McClellan * Presidential nomination * Rare Confederate title Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From Charleston". Also on the ftpg: "Retaliation" and "The Battle of Reams" "City Intelligence" and a couple of items with small heads: "Life in the Trenches Before Atlanta" & "A Woman Soldier". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial which begins: "The nomination of General McClellan by the Democratick Convention at Chicago uniting upon him both the Peace an... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:05

$74.99
166714

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126968752

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 4, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * First Battle of Bull Run * Official reports from the Confederates Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. This is a particularly significant issue... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:00

$174.99
166713

Very Rare CONFEDERATE New Bern NC North Carolina 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441539143

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 9, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina An uncommon Confederate title with a one column masthead (not uncommon in the Confederacy). Among the ftpg. items are: "Breckinridge's Defenders--He Thinks Lincoln Honest Etc." "Soldier Shot" "The War For Independence--Spirit and Progress of the Revolution" "The Feeling in East Tennessee" "Wise's Command--Prisoners, Etc." "The Lincoln Congress" "Gen. Banks' Command in Danger" "Some of Our Boys" "What They are Doing in New Orleans" "Another Pretended Friend" "Lincoln's Paper Blockade" and a few other items. The bkpg. is entirely taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:56

$134.99
166709

Very Rare Civil War Era BROADSIDE EXTRA Danbury CT Connecticut 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441524782

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE JEFFERSONIAN, Danbury, Connecticut, April 4, 1863 * Very rare broadside extra * Rebels plight As noted in the masthead this is a single sheet, broadside (printed on one side only) EXTRA edition, mostly taken up with election items, with the top of the first column having a nice graphic of a United States flag. One item includes: "...The condition of the rebels is one of desperation. Their army is most miserably fed & clothed & starvation stares them in the face...". Folio size, a very small piece clipped from the left margin (see), otherwise in quite nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:33

$74.99
166708

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFF. DAVIS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126951846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 24, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Among the front page items are: "Mr. Vallandigham's Speech" "President Davis & the Southwestern Publishing House" which includes a letter signed in type by: Jefferson Davis, to the publisher, noting in part: "...I feel a deep interest in every undertaking...pertaining to the prosperity & progress of a free and great Conf... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:26

$154.99
166707

RARE & Early WARSAW POLAND 19th Century Short Lived 1861 JUTRZENKA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441519475

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: JUTRZENKA, Warsaw, Poland, 1861 A rare & early Jewish newspaper from Poland, the title translates to "Morning Star". This rare newspaper lasted only three years, and reflects the trends among the Jewish intelligentsia at that time. Measures 8-1/4 by 10-1/2 inches, has 6 pages, in nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:23

$89.99
166705

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga TN GA Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441513664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 30, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Tennessee & Georgia * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has a great wealth of war reporting, from the Confederate perspective, including: "From Northern Virginia--A Sharp Engagement on Friday--A General Battle Expected" which includes a short dispatched signed in type: R. E. Lee, General (see photos). Also "Mosby At Work--Capture of Another Yankee Train" "From Mississippi". Of significance on the front page is: "From Chickamauga--Details Of The Battle" with a dateline of Atlanta, Nov. 27, and including: "...The ci... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:08

$159.99
166704

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Wilson's Creek PGT Beauregard1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126945471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, August 30, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek (Oak Hills) - Missouri * Confederate General P. G. T. Beauregard letter A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Battle of the Oak Hills--Official Report of Gen. McCulloch which takes an entire column and is signed by him in type; "The War On the Seas--The Privateer Jeff Davis--Escape from the Blockaders..." "The Body of the Late Col. Cameron--Correspondence with Gen. Beauregard" which includes a letter signed in type: G. T. Beauregard; plus more. Good Civil War coverage continues inside with: "Col. Tyler of the Confederate Army" "Western Virginia Ge... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:04

$74.99
166652

Gen. George Meade BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Official Report 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372440572726

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 12, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * General George Meade official report Certainly the most notable front page content is the lengthy report headed: "General Meade's Official Report of the Battle of Gettysburg" which takes up almost two full columns and is signed in type: Geo. G. Meade. An excellent accounting of this famous battle from the leader of the action. Among Other column heads on the Civil War include: "THE ARMIES IN VIRGINIA" "Lee's Forces Reported to be Going Into Winter Quarters at Gordonsville" "Important Reconnoisances by Our Cavalry" "Brilliant Operations of Kilpatrick's Division" and more. (see) Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 25, 2018 08:04

$79.99
166651

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA Chattanooga TN Georgia BRAGG 1863 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372440567797

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 22, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Chattanooga, Tennessee * A Confederate victory Some fine reporting on the historic Battle of Chickamauga with ftpg. column heads including: "The Great Battle In Georgia" "The Action Of Saturday" "The Action Of Sunday" "Desperate Fighting on Both Sides" "The Losses Estimated at Thirty Thousand" "Rosecrans Reported to be Driving the Rebel Advance" & more. Page 4 has some editorial commentary on the battle. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 25, 2018 07:56

$54.99
166650

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG w/ Confederates Claiming Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126412782

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Confederates proclaim victory The front page has nice one column headlines concerning the aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg and the Confederate reports on it, with heads including: "From The South" "Rebel Reports of the Battle at Gettysburgh" "The National Army One Hundred and Seventy-five Thousand Strong" "An Overwhelming Rebel Victory---40,000 Prisoners Captured" "Gen. Grant 'Feeling the Pressure of Johnston's Iron Hand' "and also: "The Impending Battle" "Lee's Army Massed on the Old Antietam Battle-Ground" "A collision Probable at Any Moment" "A Brisk Artillery and Cavalry Fight Yesterday Morning" "Williamsport... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2018 07:52

$54.99
166618

BATTLE OF COLLIERVILLE TN Tennessee & Rebel Deserters 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439793105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 14, 1863 * Battle of Collierville, Tennessee * Rebel deserters Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "FROM THE SOUTH-WEST" "The Fight At Collierville, Tenn." "Repulse of the Rebels with 50 Killed and 40 Prisoners" "IMPORTANT FROM CHATTANOOGA" "Wide-Spread Rebel Disaffection" "Longstreet Gone To East Tennessee" "Rebel Forces Sent To Iuka" "Bragg's Army 60,000 Strong" "FROM THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" and more. Eight pages, library stamp in the masthead & in the text, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 13:59

$24.99
166571

(7) AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ERA Battles New York City 1861 Old Original Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 372436543344

Shown are 7 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WEEKLY TIMES, a lot of seven issues dated August 3, 31; Sept. 7, 28; Oct. 5; Nov. 2; Dec. 14, 1861. All seven issues are in "2nd rate" condition, not damaged but not nice enough to sell as "good" issues.

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Ends September 21, 2018 11:29

$49.99
166569

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ten Percent Plan Proclamation of Amnesty1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392124056113

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI WEEKLY COMMERCIAL, Ohio, Dec. 17, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln's ten percent plan * Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction * State of the Union Address The middle portion of the front page is taken up with Abraham Lincoln's annual state-of-the-union address to the nation, headed: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE" and signed by him at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Obviously much on the progress off the war during this critical year. This is followed by what is known as Lincoln's Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction, in which he offers pardon to those unsupportive of Northern efforts during the war, plus more. It also is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Four pages, large folio s... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 11:14

$44.99
166568

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Virginia General George G. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436515584

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 1, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run, Virginia * General George G. Meade Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "Meade's Army" "Heavy Cannonading Towards the Front Heard Yesterday" "No General Battle Believed to Have Been Yet Fought" "The Locality of Friday's & Saturday's Skirmishes". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few small holes at the fold near the right margin, good condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 11:04

$23.00
166567

BATTLE OF BUFFINGTON ISLAND Ohio & Charleston SC MAP Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436509300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI DAILY GAZETTE, Ohio, July 20, 1863 * Battle of Buffington Island - Ohio & West Virginia Page 3 features a: "MAP OF CHARLESTON & VICINITY" at the top of the page, with column heads: "The Morgan Raid" "Defeat of the Rebels Near Buffington Island" 'Successful Attack on the Gang by Hobson and Judah" "Morgan Attempts to Cross the River Higher Up" "Good News From Morgan" "His Entire Force Broken Up" "Skirmish at Buffington" "1,000 Prisoners Captured" "Skirmish at Abington, Va." "Letter fro Jeff. Davis and Stephens". Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 21, 2018 11:00

$34.99
166566

INVASION OF PENNSYLVANIA Confederates Advance GETTYSBURG1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436387911

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLINOIS JOURNAL, Springfield, June 18, 1863 * Confederates invasion northward * Pre Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * General Robert E. Lee's Army * Abraham Lincoln's hometown From Lincoln's hometown. Top of the ftpg. column heads reports on the prelude to the Battle of Gettysburg: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania" "Gen. McClellan to Command Defenses" "Hooker Threatened by Lee at Warrenton" "Rebels Expected at Harrisburg To-Day" "Col. Smith Forced to Surrender at Hagerstown" "Latest From Vicksburg". More on this on pg. "Lee Has an Immense Force Between Culpepper & Warrenton" "Rebel Force at Shippensburg 20,000---At Chambersburg 2,500 to 3,500" "The Occupy Littleton--Eleven Miles f... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 09:56

$49.99
166565

Rare UTICA NY Mohawk Valley Oneida County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392124016537

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, Jan. 15, 1863 Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "The Raid Toward Richmond" "The Fifth Oneida Covers the Retreat from Fredericksburg" "Rebels Expect Stirring Scenes in North Carolina" "Capture of Rebel Dispatches" "Rebels Capture a Steamer" "Holly Sprints Evacuated" "The Rebels Busy Fortifying" & much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 09:48

$24.99
166564

Rare FORT PLAIN NY Montgomery County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392124014468

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOHAWK VALLEY REGISTER, Fort Plain, New York, Jan. 1, 1863 * Rare Civil War era publication Page 2 has: "General Banks at New Orleans" "The Army of the Potomac". A quite uncommon title from this town with a current population of 2300. Four pages, foxing, good condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 09:43

$39.99
166562

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Westward Train & Cortege 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436358569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, May 1, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln funeral train * Closing events of the Civil War The top of the ftpg. has: "Abraham Lincoln - Eulogy by the Hon. George Bancroft". Inside has: "View Of the Rebel Lee - The Significance of the Surrender - General Lee's Personal Wishes for the Future" "The Fall of Richmond in New Orleans" "The War" which has many subheads on the closing events of the Civil War. Page 3 has: "The President's Remains" "The Funeral Cortege". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 09:15

$34.99
166561

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123991263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Closing events of the Civil War Two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with great end-of-war heads including: "SHERMAN" "Joe Johnston's Surrender" "Terms of the Capitulation" "The Ceremony of Surrendering to Take Place at Greensboro, North Carolina" "Beauregard & Hardee Embraced in the Surrender" "Wade Hampton Reported Killed" and much, much more (see). Also on the front page are: "The Assassins" "Astounding Revelations Forthcoming--Demand for the Surrender of Conspirators in Canada--John Wilkes Booth's Last Letter to His Mother--Circumstances of the Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth..." and more. Pag... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 09:03

$49.99
166559

CHARLESTON SC James Island South Carolina MAP 1862 Old NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123980117

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1862 * Charleston, South Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Approaches Of Charleston" which shows much details with many noted ships in the harbor (see). Many front page column heads on the Civil War as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, two stained areas as shown.

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:44

$24.99
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