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178492

Lydia BIXBY LETTER 5 Sons Killed ? Abraham Lincoln Ltr. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652941502

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Lydia Bixby letter - controversy ? * 5 sons killed in Civil War The top of page 4 has the most significant content with the famous letter from Abraham Lincoln to Lydia Bixby, who recently lost here 6th son in the Civil War (see). This is considered by many to be one of the finest works of writing by Lincoln, along with his Gettysburg Address (see hyperlink for more). The front page has: "OUR PRISONERS" "Their Release Fro Captivity" "Thrilling Account of Their Sufferings" "Horrible Barbarities of The Rebels" "The Terrible Camp at Andersonville" with more (see). The back page has: "Sherman's March" "Capture of Macon & Milledgeville" with more on Sherman, p... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2020 14:36

$135.00
178475

FORT MONROE Civil War MAP Fredericktown MO Camp Wildcat Kentucky 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925956963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 23, 1861 * Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia * Leesburg, Virginia * Frederickton, Missouri * Camp Wilcat, Kentucky The ftpg. features a large Civil War map headed: "THE LOWER POTOMAC". Among the ftpg. column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "A Fight in Progress Near Fortress Monroe" "Particulars of the Battle Near Leesburg" "Engagement at Frederickton, Mo." "Battle at Camp Wild Cat, Kentucky" "The Battle Near Leesburg" "Defeat of the Rebels With Heavy Loss" "The Rebel Leader Killed" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:33

$48.00
178474

BATTLE OF FIVE FORKS Abraham Lincoln LAST WEEK for Lee 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652438024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 3, 1865 * Battle of Five Forks - Last important fight of Civil War * Petersburg VA Virginia - Day Richmond would fall * Last week prior to Robert E. Lee's surrender This was the day the Confederate capital of Richmond was taken by the Yankees. See the photos for the great front page, featuring a large Civil War map headed: "THE DECISIVE BATTLE OF THE REBELLION" with a subhead, the map showing the Petersburg vicinity. Almost the entire first column is taken up with nice war-related head including a engraving of a heraldic eagle. The heads include: "VICTORY" "The Battle on Friday" "Important Despatches from Gen. Grant, the President & Secretary Stanton" "Triumphant Success of Our Arms After ... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$64.00
178473

BATTLE OF BENTONVILLE North Carolina William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925954252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 24, 1865 * Battle of Bentonville NC * William T. Sherman * Last days of the Civil War The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "FIELD OF OPERATIONS IN NORTH CAROLINA." The balance of the front page is taken up with Civil War reports with heads including: "Another Rebel 'Victory ! ' " "A Engagement Between Sherman & Johnston" "Our Troops Forced Back at Bentonville on Sunday" "The Rebels Capture 'Tree' Guns" "From New Orleans" "From North Carolina" "Wilmington" "Grand Rally For The Union" "The War condemned" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$66.00
178472

Battle of MOBILE BAY Alabama DAVID FARRAGUT Large Map 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925953806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama * Rear Admiral David Farragut The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking up more than half of the page, headed: "MAP OF THE BAY OF MOBILE---THE SCENES OF FARRAGUT'S VICTORY". The remainder of the front page has various related reports on the Civil War with more inside as well. Eight pages, bit of foxing, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$89.00
178471

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Ulysses S. Grant Vs. Robert E. Lee MAP 1864 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652437232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 9, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed map headed: "THE JAMES RIVER MOVEMENT. Scene of Operations by Gen. Butler's Force--Petersburg, Richmond, and the Railroads". Plus over half of the first column is taken up with Civil War heads, beginning: "Struggle For Richmond" "Gen. Grant Driving Lee Back" "Rebel Dash Foiled At Last" and much more (see). War reports inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition. A printing error to the back leaf.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:31

$48.00
178470

Post GETTYSBURG Robert E. Lee Retreat Civil War Maryland MAP 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925951012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 13, 1863 * Post battle of Gettysburg * Maryland & West Virginia map * Robert E. Lee retreating southward The front page is dominated by a quite large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE POSITION ON THE POTOMAC." Nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "Advance of Our Right Wing to Hagerstown" "Gen. Meade Concentrating His Lines" "Longstreet Defeated Near Sharpsburg" and more. The bkpg. has much on: "The Fall of Vicksburg" with other war news inside. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:30

$58.00
178469

BATTLE OF SECESSIONVILLE James Island Charleston SC Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 28, 1862 * Battle of Secessionville, Charleston * First Battle of James Island w/ map The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE OF JAMES ISLAND". Among the ftpg. column heads: "The Pickett Advance Fight" "Sharp Fighting on Both Sides" "Expedition Against Charleston" "The Battle of James Island" "A Long & Bloody Conflict" "Our Brave Soldiers Repulsed" & much more. Eight pages, damp stain at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:28

$45.00
178468

BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG VA Camden NC North Carolina 1862 Civil War Newspaper MAPS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652434066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1862 * Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia * Camden NC North Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia". There are also first column heads on the Civil War including: "From General McClellan's Army" "THE REBELS OVERTAKEN" "The Rebels Driven Through Williamsburg" "Savage Hand-to-Hand Fighting" "Shocking Barbarity of the Enemy" and more. Plus, the back page has two more Civil War maps headed: "The Battle of Camden, North Carolina" and "Fort Macon and Vicinity". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:27

$54.00
178410

Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Jefferson Davis Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649316190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, Nov. 9, 1864 * Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy Newspapers from Texas are very uncommon, particularly from before or during the Civil War period. Here is an issue from the midst of the war, one of the earliest war-dated issues we have offered in recent years. The front page has over 2 columns taken up with a terrific speech given by Jefferson Davis headed: "The President's Speech at Augusta" and addressed to the: "Ladies and gentlemen, friends and fellow-citizens of Georgia:...". The speech was intended to boost the sagging spirits of the Georgians, as Atlanta had fallen in early September & Savannah would fall before Christmas. Following Davis's speech there is: "Genera... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:31

$660.00
178368

JEFFERSON TERRITORY Pre Colorado - Unrecognized Government 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921425475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1859 * Provisional Government of the Territory of Jefferson * Pre Colorado Territory Page 2 has an intriguing article: "A New Territory" "The New Territory of Jefferson--Election for Delegate to "Congress--Meeting of the Legislature..." which is followed by: "Governor's Message - History of the Organization of the New Territory of Jefferson". A curious bit of U.S. history concerning this territory which existed for just 16 months, was never recognized by the federal govt., and which encompassed land from the Kansas, Nebraska, Utah, New Mexico & Washington Territories. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:42

$48.00
178353

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Lee vs. Grant w/ Virginia MAPS 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646711439

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 8, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness w/ maps * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The ftpg. is dominated by a quite large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT OPERATIONS ON JAMES RIVER. Major General Butler's Landing on the South Side of the River---The Approaches to the Rebel Capital." There is much related text & column headlines concerning this, the Battle of the Wilderness, including: "ONWARD TO RICHMOND!" "Complete Surprise of the Rebels by Major General Butler" "Splendid Success of the Operation" "The Reported Battle of the Wilderness" "Success of Gen. rant in His Operations" and much more. Additionally, the back page features a nice map headed: "THE BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS. Sc... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:32

$77.00
178336

Rare 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE New Orleans / Battle of Carnifex Ferry Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921052479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 15, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * Battle of Carnifex Ferry Among the front page items are: "The War On the Potomac" "The War in Missouri" "The War in Western Virginia" "The Civil War in America". Inside includes: "The Fight In Western Virginia" 'Rosecranz's Army Badly Whipped" "Federal Loss 600 Killed" "Authentic Report of the Battle" and more. 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" is... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:41

$124.00
178335

BATTLE OF SHILOH w/ P. G. T. Beauregard's Report 1862 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646326833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 10, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * General P. G. T. Beauregard's official rpt. * From the capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. has much on: "YORKTOWN" "Our Former Position & Strength There--The State of our Whole Line--Daily Picket Fights--Brilliant Affair at Dam No. 2--Vast Preparations & Expectations of the Enemy..." with more. Particularly noteworthy is the 2 1/2 column, detailed report of: "The Battle of Shiloh" "Gen. Beauregard's Official Report" signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Much more war reporting as well. Great to have this fine content in a newspaper from the Confederate capital. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:40

$167.00
178334

Rare J. E. B. STUART Confederate Captial Richmond VA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921051685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 19, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Confederate General J. E. B. Stuart The front page has some nice war-related content including items: "From Fredericksburg" "From Fredericksburg--The Ball Opened--The Enemy Cross The River, But Are Driven Back With Great Loss" which has much details and also includes three dispatches, each signed in type: J.E.B. Stuart; "The Currency Act" "Additional From the North" "A Great Yankee Swindle" and more. The back page has over a column taken up with editorial comments on the war--always interesting reading from this newspaper. There is also report headed: "The Confederate Congress" as well as: "Virginia Legislature". There are also sma... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:40

$78.00
178333

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646326223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 17, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate States. The ftpg. has: "Late Northern News" and a report from Charleston, and: "The Blockading Ashore--Surrender of Officers & Men--No Tidings of the Fleet" and also much reporting from the "Virginia Legislature". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title. The bkpg. also has 2 1/2 columns of reporting on: "The Confederate Congress". Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:39

$73.00
178331

2 MAPS Battle of Port Royal Naval Win SC & Tennessee 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921050825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 20, 1861 * Battle of Port Royal South Carolina * Tennessee movements * Civil War original with 2 maps The front page has a large map titled: "THE NAVAL VICTORY AT PORT ROYAL" and another map on page 8 is titled: "STRATEGIC MOVEMENTS IN TENNESSEE". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "OUR FORCES AT PORT ROYAL" "The Official Order and Plan of Battle" "The Last Attempt to Surprise Wilson's Zouves" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:38

$57.00
178330

BATTLE OF BELMONT MO Missouri & Mathias Point VA Civil War MAPS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921050737

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 19, 1861 * Battle of Belmont MO Missouri * Mathias Point Virginia VA * 2 original Civil War Maps The front page features a Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE AT BELMONT" and page 4 also has a map headed: "Sketch of Mathias Point, Potomac River". Among the many column heads on the war are: "Official Accounts of the Battle of Belmont" "Our Plan of the Battle Field" "Rebel Account from One of Their Journals" "The Battle of Belmont" "Rebel Accounts" and so much more inside. Twelve pages, some foxing at folds, good condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:38

$45.00
178237

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN Lookout Mountain Missionary Ridge 1863 CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640052003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Dec. 5, 1863 * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee * Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge & more As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Most of the front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest war-related reports. Inside pages contain: "A Chaplain's Complaint" "Volunteer & Regular Navy Officers" "The Department of Missouri" "Casualties in Major-General Grant's Army" "The Victory In Tennessee" which was the battle of Chattanooga; "The Union Prisoners at Richmond" "The Campaign in Tennessee" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/3 inches, nice eagle in the masthea... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:19

$31.00
178233

STONEWALL JACKSON Confederate General DEATH 1863 Virginia Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, Virginia, May 14, 1863 * Confederate General Stonewall Jackson death * From wound at Battle of Chancellorsville * From a Virginia publication - rare as such Technically Alexandria was a Confederate city for one day, as the day after Virginia voted to secede from the Union federal troops moved in this city neighboring the nation's capital and occupied it. The front page begins with: "Death of Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson" which is provided by two dispatches, each signed in type: R. E. Lee. Jackson was accidentally killed by friendly fire. War news on pages 2 and 3, plus page 4 has: "The Attack on Charleston" "The Negro Troops" and "Regiment of Negroes" among other items. Four pages, 9 by 12 ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:17

$228.00
178223

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg Virginia Victory Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915325860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill ends in victory * Strasburg, Shenandoah co., Virginia * General Philip H. Sheridan Front page column heads include: "THE SHENANDOAH" "Pursuit of Early up the Valley" "Rebels Make a Stand Beyond Strasburgh" "They Hold An Entrenched Hill" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The News of the Victory in the Shenandoah" "Southern News" "Rebel Views of Grant, Sherman and McClellan" "The Military Situation in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:12

$32.00
178205

CONFEDERATE Civil War Beginning Confederacy Capital 1861 RICHMOND VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913913735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 17, 1861 * Civil War beginning A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Affairs At Harper's Ferry" "Affairs in Baltimore" "Further from St. Louis" "The American Crisis in the British House of Lords" "Law of the Navy" and more. Pages 2 & 3 have much on the early events of the Civil War, including page 2 reports headed: "From Harper's Ferry" "From Petersburg" and more. Four pages and in great condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:13

$79.00
178160

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury Civil War William T. Sherman 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372912770892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 3, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman's march to the sea Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Progress of the Fighting in Virginia" "Gov. Brown's Reply to Gen. Sherman's Message" "General Hardee Transferred to Charleston" "Letter From Richmond" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads including at least one for a runaway slave. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, bit of paper weakness affects very little, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first ... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2020 15:09

$64.00
178061

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372906562101

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Oct. 12, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title Here is a very uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports on the back page are a report headed: "Good News!" noting in part: "...a force of Confederates under Gen. Patton Anderson landed upon Santa Rosa Island...& stormed the camp of Billy Wilson's Zouaves...The enemy's loss said to be very great." Also: "What the Yankees Lose" "The Washington Butchery" "A Good Joke on Fremont" "The Confederate Flag" and other items. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, very nice condition.

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Ends February 08, 2020 08:56

$370.00
177972

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA w/ BLEAK Outlook by Editor 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392622104594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 12, 1862 * Confederate editor gives a pessimistic outlook The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The Enemy Of James River", "From Northern Virginia", "Fredericksburg--The Recent Yankee Raid", "The Navigation of The Mississippi", "Latest News From The North", and many subheads, including: "The Advance of the Yankees in North Carolina--Speculations as to the Object of Their Attack", "From the Armies in the Southwest", and more. There are also many Acts of the Confederate Congress. The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title, beginning: "The interest of the moment is absorbed in the movements of McClellan and Lee. The Northern p... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:33

$84.00
177971

Rare BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG in a Confederate Atlanta GA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392622104294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, July 10, 1863 * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Battle of the Gettysburg - Robert E. Lee vs. Meade If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some ... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:33

$466.00
178479

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372925969096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 7, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South. Note that this "Memphis" newspaper was published in Jackson, Mississippi, and also that this is labeled the: "Army Edition" which we have not seen in other issues of this title we have offered. See the information below concerning its history. The front page has various items relating to the on-going Civil War including three: "General Orders", "Arrest The Deserters!" "View of a Northern Radical" "Butler's Outrages in New Orleans" "Battle of Prairie Grove" "Butler's course from a Northern Point of View--A Yankee on Yankee" "Retribution"; a poem titled:... See More  

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Ends January 31, 2020 07:59

$299.99
178476

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372925963456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 21, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various war reports inside are: "Army Correspondence of the Savannah Republican" "A Hardened Sinner Hung" "From Warrenton and Vicinity" "The Seal" which concerns the Confederate government seal; "Progress and Events of the War" "Result of the Conflict in Maryland" "Stuart's Late Expedition" "Bragg Reported Falling Back" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, light toning and light water stai... See More  

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Ends January 31, 2020 07:46

$124.99
177935

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia MAP 1862 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896477314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original map The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The Battle Of Seven Pines" showing much detail. Front page column heads include: "The Battle of the Seven Pines" "Bloody Check Sustained by the Union Advance" "The Causes of Our Defeat" "Fremont's Pursuit of Jackson" "An Engagement Beyond Strasburg" "Highly Important From Corinth" "Beauregard's Army Dispersed" "Pope 30 Miles Below Corinth""Beauregard Tells His Men to Save Themselves" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:10

$50.00
177933

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Captured William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896475927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865 * Columbia SC South Carolina * General William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From South Carolina" "The Evacuation of Charleston" "Dahlgren Moving on the City" "The Occupation of Columbia" "Sherman's & Beauregard's Movements" "Late Rebel News" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:09

$33.00
178445

JEFFERSON DAVIS Columbia SC Speech & James Longstreet 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392650903180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1864 * President Jefferson Davis speech * General James Longstreet * Gen. Robert E. Lee Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Southern News" "Jeff. Davis' Speech at Columbia, S.C." "His Views of the Copperhead Plan of Adjustment" "Rebel Victories to Insure the Election of the Peace Candidate" "Further Accounts of Sheridan's Victory" "Sherman's Army--From Atlanta" "The War In Missouri" "Longstreet In The Field Again" includes a dispatch signed in type: J. Longstreet, Lieut. Gen. which includes: "Soldiers, let us not go backward!...Let our future eclipse it in our earnestness for glory, our love of country & our determination to best the enemy." (see). The Jeff Davis speech would se... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2020 08:34

$37.99
178444

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Day of Thanksgiving Proc. & CEDAR CREEK Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372924793180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1864. * Abraham Lincoln Thanksgiving Proclamation * Battle of Cedar Creek - Gen. Philip Sheridan This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Thanksgiving Day"(signed in type: Abraham Lincoln) "OFFICIAL BULLETIN" "Additional Details of Sheridan's Great Victory" "Rebels Driven From Fisher's Hill by Our Cavalry" "THE SITUATION IN GEORGIA" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Good condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 08:30

$69.99
178443

ST. ALBANS RAID Vermont by Confederate Soldiers 1st Rpt 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392650897801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1864. * St. Albans raid - Vermont (1st report) * Northernmost land action during Civil War * Nathan Forrest Tennessee raid This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE WAR IN VERMONT" "St. Albans Attacked by British" "Three Banks Robbed and Five Citizens Shot" "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "THE FORREST RAID IN TENNESSEE" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era 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 January 30, 2020 08:25

$39.99
178442

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Slaves Emancipated in Washington D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392650892824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on the back page: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "The Abolition of Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Bill for that Purpose Signed by the President" with the full text of the document included, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. Page 4 has a nice editorial on this: "End of Slavery in the District of Columbia" plus considerable pg. 2 reporting under: "The President's Policy" "Howe To Solve the Slavery Question". ... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2020 08:14

$99.99
176306

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1862 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392506732590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, March 7, 1862 * From the Confederate capital * Jefferson Davis proclamations From the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Battle-Field Around Fort Donelson" "Notes Of The War" "The Late Outrage on the Rio Grande" & more. Pg. 2 has a lengthy editorial: "The War--Past, Present, & Future". Also: "From Norfolk" "From The Valley" "By the President of the Confederate States of America - A Proclamation" signed in type: Jefferson Davis, concerning martial law in Richmond. Also another related "Proclamation" also signed: Jefferson Davis. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2020 14:07

$87.00
178377

JOHN WILKES BOOTH REVIEW & Sherman's March To The Sea 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372922428118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 29, 1864 * John Wilkes Booth theatrical review * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea Although the front page and pages within contain various reports on the Civil War, perhaps the most intriguing item is a somewhat inconspicuous page 5 review of a theatrical performance at the Winter Garden theater. A one night performance was set for November 25 to benefit the Shakespeare Statue Fund. The performance featured the three Booth brothers, well known in the theatrical community: Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes. This was the only time that the Booth brothers would appear on stage together. Although an advertisement for the performance appeared in several issues, the review, logically, appear... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2020 07:41

$179.99
178376

NEVADA STATEHOOD Joins the Union Civil War ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proc. 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372922426567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 31, 1864 * Nevada gains statehood * American Civil War Although the front page is replete with Civil War reports, the most historically significant item in this issue is found on page 4, headed: "The New State Of Nevada" with the complete text being: "By the President of the United States, A PROCLAMATION" bringing Nevada into the Union, signed in type by him: Abraham Lincoln. Among the front page Civil War reports are heads: "Our Armies Before Richmond", "Final Repulse of the Enemy", "Army of the James" "From Gen. Sherman's Army", "Hood's Great Raid a Failure", "His Unsuccessful Attack upon Resaca", "Details of the Surrender at Dalton" and more. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 28, 2020 07:34

$67.99
178375

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Second Election Victory WIN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392647858727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's election win (2nd) * Civil War reporting The entire front page is taken up with the results of the national election, with the top of the first column having some nice heads including: "THE ELECTIONS" "New York Eight Thousand Union Majority" "For Lincoln and Johnson--New England, New York, Pa., Maryland, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, the Northwest, and the Pacific Coast, casting 213 Electoral Votes" "Mr. Lincoln's Majority in the Electoral College, 192" and a bit more (see). There is also a list of votes by county, for both Lincoln and McClellan. The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with election results in other districts and other states. There is some... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2020 07:31

$139.99
178347

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Brothers Pre Abraham Lincoln Murder THEATER AD 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372921143569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 23, 1864 * John Wilkes Booth & his brothers: together for this one time * Assassin of President Lincoln in advertisement Although the front page, and pages within, contain various reports on the Civil War and other events across the country and the world, perhaps the most intriguing item in this newspaper is an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical performance at the Winter Garden theater on page 7. A one night performance was set for November 26th to benefit the Shakespeare Statue Fund. The performance featured the three Booth brothers, well known in the theatrical community: Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes. This was the only time that the Booth brothers would appear on stage together.... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2020 08:55

$69.99
177867

Rare WILMINGTON NC Northern Carolina Pre Civil War 1861 Old Antebellum Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392609849629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., Jan. 16, 1861 * Rare antebellum title * Secession ? From this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city. Page 2 items include: "The Armament of North Carolina" "Payment of Duties in Seceding States" "Munitions of War" "Letter from General Lane" "Flag Raising! Secession & Southern Rights!!" "Illinois Democratic Convention--Important Resolution on the Crisis" & more. Page 3 has a few war-related items as well including a report from Milledgeville noting in part: "After the passage of the ordinance of Secession, the governor...sent...a threatening resolution...seizing Fort Pulaski & requesting him to hold possession of the same until the relations between Georgia & the Federal Government ha... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2020 08:02

$34.00
177855

BATTLE OF FORT FISHER Wilmington NC NOrth Carolina Civil War 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372892635591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 3, 1865 * Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Admiral David S. Porter A wealth of front page column heads on the Civil War including: "WILMINGTON" "Admiral Porter Still At It" "He Continues to Shell Fort Fisher Vigorously" "The Gulf" "RICHMOND" "Attack of the Rebels on Our Picket Line" "Latest From New Orleans" and more. This is a four page edition, paginated 1, 4, 5, 8 lacking the advertising pages. Some staining at margins, generally good condition.

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Ends January 27, 2020 07:53

$26.00
177834

July 8, 1863 Confederate Newspaper - Positive Spin on Gettysburg - Richmond, VA


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372891536898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 8, 1863 * Confederate Civil War newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy * Positive confederate view of the Battle of Gettysburg Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. A great issue on the events surrounding the Battle of Gettysburg, with reaction of nearby cities, the retreat & pursuit of the Confederates, reports on the events immediately following Gettysburg, and more. The front page includes: "The Defense of Richmond" "The Army Of The Pamunkey, plus some comments on: "A Correction" and a brief--and early--mention of the fall of Vicksburg: "...a man who had come through the lines that Vicksburg had fallen & that t... See More  

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:57

$725.00
177783

Rare CONFEDERATE Sherman's March to the Sea at SAVANNAH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889086786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 19, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * General William T. Sherman * Sherman's March to the Sea * Capture of Savannah close Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has an editorial beginning: "The accounts from Nashville are the statements of the enemy, & must be received with much caution. It is probable that the real facts are somewhat coloured..." with much more. Also: "Latest News From the North" "The Virginia Legislature" "The St. Albans Raiders--Attempt to Re-Arrest them--Important Order from General Dix" and various reports from the: "Confederate Congress". The back page has "The Yankee Congress... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:34

$87.00
177782

SIEGE OF PETERSBURG Robert E. Lee Letter 1864 Civil War CONFEDERATE VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605065882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 20, 1864 * Siege of Petersburg Va Virginia * Robert E. Lee letter * In a Confederate title One of the more successful newspapers from the Confederacy, and from its capital as well. The front page includes nearly two columns headed: "The War News" which begins: "The news this morning is cheering and encouraging...the enemy made most desperate & repeated assaults on our lines but were driven back in every instance with great slaughter..." with much more. Some of the subheads include: "The Enemy About Suffolk" "Fitzhugh Lee's Fight with Sheridan" "The Enemy's Conduct In Staunton" "From General Lee's Army" and more. Included is a letter of congratulations signed in type: R. E. Lee, General... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$76.00
177781

Confederate 1863 2ND BATTLE OF CHARLESTON HARBOR Morris Island SC South Carolina


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889085838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 8, 1863 * Second Battle of Charleston Harbor * Fort Wagner - Morris Island - South Carolina * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes; "Latest From The North" "From Charleston--Evacuation of Morris Island" "From Tennessee" "The Courts" "Latest News From the North--The Situation in Tennessee--Advance of Burnside--Operations Before Charleston--furious Attack to Be Made on Battery Wagner" "From Charleston--Evacuation Of Morris Island--Another Demand for the Surrender Of Fort Sumter--General Beauregard's Reply--Furious Bombardment". The back page contains an editorial beginning: "Morris Island has been evacuated...long & gloriously defended...we are assured i... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$74.00
177780

BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK Springfield MO Missouri w/ MAP Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605063826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD--WEEKLY EDITION, New York, Aug. 31, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek w/ map * Springfield MO Missouri The ftpg. features a detailed Civil War map headed: "The Battle-Field On Wilson's Creek, Near Springfield, Mo." with further detail. Also a nice stack of first column heads including: "The Southern Rebellion" "The Rebels Close at hand" "Attacks Upon Federal Pickets" "The Battle in Western Virginia" "The Rebel Loss Heavy" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some loss at very top margin doesn't touch any type.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$44.00
177773

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War Southern MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605050234

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 29, 1861 * Confederate States of America Most of the front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "OUR NAVAL & MILITARY OPERATIONS AT A GLANCE--The Coast & Land Line of the Rebellious States--The Union Blockade of the Atlantic & Gulf Coast--The Rebel Batteries on the Mississippi--The Forts on the Southern Line." Plus there are some ftpg. Civil War headlines. More war reporting on the inside pages as well. A terrific issue for display given the huge map. Twelve pages, very minor loss at a lower corner, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:27

$97.00
177770

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Ulysses S. Grant Campaign Civil War 1864 Army Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889080559

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 10, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor - Virginia Among the front page Civil War column heads are: "GRANT ! " "Occasional Skirmishing & Cannonading Along the Lines" "Object of the Recent Flag of Truce" "Removal of the Wounded & Burial of the Dead" "Rebel Accounts of the Battle of Friday Last" "Suspension of Hostilities During the Operations" "General Butler's Department" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:24

$28.00
177769

BATTLE OF SPOTTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605040738

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory * Resaca Georgia Ga - William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Victorious March of the Army of the Potomac" "The South Anna River Reached by Our Troops" "One Thousand More Prisoners Captured" "Sheridan's Expedition" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:23

$28.00
177768

BATTLE OF PLYMOUTH NC & Palatka Florida Evacuation 1864 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605038462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1864 * Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina * Palatka, Florida evacuation Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Interesting From Florida" "Destruction of the Steamer General Hunter by a Torpedo" "Evacuation of Pilatka" "Important From North Carolina" "The Affair at Plymouth" "The Evacuation of the Town" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:22

$32.00
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