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164747

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343297671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 30, 1863 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor * Rare appearance at Ford's Theatre A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. Of interest to the collector is advertisement at the top of page 3 headed: Ford's New Theatre" and within the ad is: "Monday Evening, November 2d. First Appearance of the young and distinguished tragedian JOHN WILKES BOOTH". Booth appeared o the stage of Ford's Theatre for two weeks, Nov. 2-15, 1863 (Abraham Lincoln attended the November 9 performance!) and would only appear one more time at Ford's Theatre, that being a single perform... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:05

$475.00
164662

CONFEDERATE STATES Siege of Corinth MS Mississippi MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067468597

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1862 * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi * Confederate states map The front page features a very nice map headed: "RETREAT OF THE REBEL ARMY FROM CORINTH" with the map showing from New Orleans to Memphis, to Pensacola. There are many nice first column war heads as well including: "ANOTHER TRIUMPH" "Corinth in Possession of Gen. Halleck" "Important Events Proceeding the Evacuation" "Heavy Fighting & Important Positions Gained" "Retreat of the Rebels & Occupation of Corinth by Our Forces" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:37

$56.00
164596

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh North Carolina CIVIL WAR Savannah Georgia1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064944983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, January 10, 1865 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865 just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page is mostly taken up with ads but does have: "Local & State News" "Bloody Work In Polk" "Later From the North" "From Richmond" "From Charleston" "Raiders in Mississippi" and a few other items. The back page has: "Severe on Congress & the President" "Suspension of the Habeas Corpus" "Office Regulations" "Confederate Valor" "The Roo... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:38

$155.00
164595

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335618032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 1, 1861 * Rare Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including items headed: "The News" "Backbone" "From The Seat Of War" "The Wilmington Light Infantry", "Experiments With Rifled Cannons" "Defenses Up The River" "Camp Jokes" "An Engagement at Mathias' Point" "Important Order by General Beauregard prohibiting persons from crossing the lines after the 30th. Four pages, very nice, clean condition. Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:37

$138.00
164594

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1864 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335606119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 16, 1864 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "The War News--Division of Sherman's Forces" "The Yankees in King & Queen--The Enemy We Are Fighting" "The History of the Military Operations of the Past Year in Mississippi & East Louisiana" which includes a very lengthy & detailed report of General Johnston, signed in type: J. E. Johnston, General. The back page includes; "Later From the North--The Spring Campaign--The Grand Object to be the Capture of Richmond--The Armies to be Concentrating Against It..." "A Negro Accidentally Shot" and other war-related items. ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:32

$88.00
164593

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Jefferson Davis Message Civil War 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064941099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 29, 1862 * Jefferson Davis calls for more troops Page 2 has an interesting editorial which considers the choice of an emblem for the Confederate States of America (see). Also on page two is; "President's Message--The Country Calls For Soldiers" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Also: "The Winchester Battle" "North Carolina" "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "General McClellan's Address to the Army of Potomac" "The Military Censorship of the North" and more. Page 3 includes: "Victory In Texas" "Yankee Promises" "much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" and other items. The back page has a lengthy list of Acts f... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:31

$88.00
164592

Rare CONFEDERATE 1861 Louisville KY Civil War Newspaper re. Battle of BULL RUN


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335605066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, Sept. 9, 1861 * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as, depending on the time, there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. This is the pro-Confederate newspaper. The front page has: "Reign of Terror--Military Murders in St. Louis" "Letter From Frankfort...The Affairs in Southern Kentucky..." "Delegates from Louisville to the Frankfort Convention" " Reported Fight at Shelbina--The Second ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:30

$92.00
164565

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335078452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 4, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor - Virginia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Battle Before Richmond on Wednesday" "Serious Repulse of the Enemy on Monday" "Altoona Pass Secured" "Rebels Repulsed from Gen. Butler's Left Wing" "Reported Capture of Fitz Hugh Lee" "Gen. Sherman's Advance" "THE FREMONT CONVENTION" "Views of the Radical Candidate for the Vice-Presidency" and much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:37

$28.00
164564

SECOND BATTLE OF DALTON Georgia & Deep Bottom Virginia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335075836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 18, 1864 * Second Battle of Dalton - Georgia * Second Battle of Deep Bottom Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GENERAL GRANT'S ARMY" "Late Movement of General Hancock" "General Sherman's Army" "Demand by Wheeler for the Surrender of Dalton, Ga." "A Battle Expected" "Gen. Logan's Official Report of the Battles of July 27 and 28" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:36

$29.00
164563

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Defeated in the South ? Civil War Nears End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064619925

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 4, 1865 * General William T. Sherman Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAROLINAS" "Wild Rebel Reports Concerning Gen. Sherman" "Reported Union Defeat & Capture of the General & Staff" "Goldsboro & Kinston to be Fortified" "THE SOUTH" "Suspicious Rumors Circulating in Richmond" "Speculation on the Attempt to Cut Off Lee's Retreat" "Heavy Reinforcements for General Grant's Army" and much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:35

$31.00
164562

General WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Controls the Southern States 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335074635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, Jan. 13, 1865 * General William T. Sherman rules the South Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SAVANNAH" "Gen. Sherman Sends the 17th Corps to Beaufort" "The Advance On Grahamville" "Rebel Speculations as to Sherman's Future Movements" "Our Troops Advancing Into Southwester Georgia" "Life In Savannah" "Splendid Condition of the City Under Gen. Sherman's Rule" "Gen. Butler's Removal" "The Change Made at the Express Request of Gen. Grant" "PEACE" "Reported Request by Rebel Congressmen to Be Allowed to Come North" and much more. Eight pages, excellent condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:34

$39.00
164561

PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN & John C. Fremont Letter 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064619177

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 19, 1862 * President Abraham Lincoln * General John C. Fremont Among the articles are: "Official War Orders" by the President, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln, plus his: "General War Order No. 2" and "...No. 3", each also signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also of interest is Lincoln's letter to General Fremont concerning the latter's controversial Proclamation, and note the very anti-Lincoln preface the editor included (see). Other items include: "General Halleck on the Thieving Contractors" "...Letter from the Governor of Georgia--Preparing for the Future" "From Fort Henry" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:33

$42.00
164557

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison - Negro Troops 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064617484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Dec. 11, 1863 * Rare anti-slavery title * Much on Negro troops This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated. Page three features a report titled: "The Arrival of Colored Troops" which is an interesting article with some candid comments. In general this is a very positive article on the introduction of African-American soldiers in the Civil War. See the photos for the full text. Fascinating reading. Also in this issue is: "An Order From General Butler In Regard to Colored Troops" which begins: "General Butl... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:30

$59.00
164509

SECOND BATTLE OF PETERSBURG VA Grant Vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392062819731

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 22, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg, Virginia * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Peninsular Campaign Under General McClellan" "His Complete Vindication in the Light of Present Events" "Two Years of War Wasted" "Lincoln's Order to Attack Richmond" "Before Petersburg" "General Desertion by the Inhabitants" "The Rebel Accounts" "Dispatches from Generals Lee and Beauregard" signed by each; "Rebel Accounts From Georgia" and so much more. The bkpg. has two diagrams concerning the "Middle Deck of the Great Eastern" steamship. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:38

$31.00
164470

BATTLE OF HATCHER'S N Siege of Petersburg Virginia 1865 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060913999

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Feb. 14, 1865 * Battle of Hatcher's Run, Virginia The ftpg. features a nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE DEFENSES OF PETERSBURG - Diagram of the Fight at Hatcher's Run Showing the Position of the Union & Rebel Forces." Nice ftpg. column heads as well including: "Further Discussion of Lincoln's Peace Terms" "Pathetic Pictures of Subjugation" "The South Still Strong For War" "Gen. Lee's Plans For the Future" "Will The North Be Invaded!" "VIRGINIA" & much more. Biased reporting on the war as this was a leading national voice of the Democratic party, while Lincoln was a Republican. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:29

$54.00
164454

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky KY w/ Small MAP 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372329283841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, January 25, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky The first column on the front page has a very small map headed: "Sketch of the Battle Field & Its Vicinity", with related heads at the top of the column: "The Battle Of Mill Spring" "The Rebels Overcome by the Superior Fighting of the Union Troops". Plus there are other one column heads on the front page including: "The Capture of Biloxi" "News From Central Kentucky" "The Burnside Expedition" "North Carolina Rebels in a Flutter" "News From Missouri" and more. Eight pages, some foxing, good condition.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:11

$37.00
164453

BATTLE OF STONES RIVER 2nd Mufreesboro TN Tennessee MAP 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060906333

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, January 7, 1863 * Battle of Stones River w/ map * Second Murfreesboro, Tennessee The front page has a somewhat small map showing the vicinity of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Among the one column headlines on the front page are: "THE VICTORY" "One of the Greatest Battle of the War" "The Triumph of Rosecrans' Forces at Murfreesboro" "Flight of the Rebels at Night" "The Rebel Loss Very Heavy" "Important From East Tennessee" "The Recapture of Clarksville" "Negro Jubilee at Hilton Head" and much more. Eight pages, light foxing, good condition.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:10

$52.00
164425

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060323832

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 29, 1862 * General David Hunter * re. emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln 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 responded to the o... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:29

$72.00
164377

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392059702442

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, tiny binding holes at the blank margin, very nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:13

$33.00
164331

BATTLE OF FORT McALLISTER Georgia Ironclads Naval 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056329746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, February 10, 1863 * Battle of Fort McAllister - Georgia Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE CHARLESTON AFFAIR" "Additional Details of the Rebel Iron-Clad Raid" "Official Reports of Admiral Dupont and His Officers" "NEWS FROM THE OGEECHEE" "The Fight Between the Montauk and Fort McAllister" "The First Engagement Between Ironclads Afloat and Ashore" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:34

$28.00
164330

SAVANNAH GA Georgia FIRE Street MAP & End of Slavery 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056329245

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 4, 1865 * Savannah, Georgia fire * Rare street map The front page has a very nice street map of Savannah, Georgia, headed: "The Conflagration In Savannah. Scene of the Fire--Map Showing the Blocks Burned...Also the Rebel Arsenal & Water Works" plus there is related front page text. The front page also has column heads: "Fort Fisher" "Conflagration In Wilmington" "The Peace Mission" "Rebel Sketch of the Several Peace Negotiations Between the Two Belligerent Powers" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:33

$50.00
164329

REBELS Northern Attack Washington D.C. INVASION Capture ? 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322168302

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 13, 1864 * Rebels 2nd Northern attack * Washington D.C. captured ? Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBEL INVASION" "A Fight Reported to Have Taken Place Seven Miles from Washington" "Reoccupation of Frederick, Md." "Reported Capture of Washington" "Militia Regiments Going Forward" "A General Call to Arms" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:31

$29.00
164328

BATTLE OF MOOREFIELD West Virginia WV Civil War Cavalry Fight 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056328052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 10, 1864 * Battle of Moorefield - West Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE LATE INVASION" "Situation of the Rebels in the Shenandoah Valley" "The Success of Gen. Averell at Moorfield" "Resignation of Secretary Stanton" "The Glad Tidings from Mobile & Gen. Averell" "The Indian Troubles" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:30

$28.00
164327

BATTLE OF HATCHER'S N Siege of Petersburg Virginia 1865 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056327866

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 8, 1865 * Battle of Hatcher's Run, Virginia The top of the front page has a Civil War map headed: "THE RECENT MOVEMENT. Scene of the Operations on the 5th Inst. at Hatcher's Run". Many nice one column war heads including: "RICHMOND" "Grant's Diplomacy Resumed" "Details Up to the Latest Moment" "WILMINGTON" "The Peace Mission" "The Results of the Mission as Anticipated by the Rebels" "The Abolition of Slavery" with related subheads. More war reporting inside as well including: "THE SOUTH" "Will The Rebels Arm Their Slaves?" 'Interesting Debate on the Davis Proposition to Employ Them in the Army" "Charleston Selected as the 'Last Ditch' " and more. Eight pages, very ... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:29

$48.00
164326

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN'S ARMY South Carolina Invasion Civil War MAP 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056327574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 12, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * South Carolina invasion The ftpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "SHERMAN'S NEW MOVEMENT. The Advance of Our Army at New River--Charleston & Branchville Threatened." Among the many ftpg. one column heads are: "SHERMAN" "South Carolina Invaded" "Rebels Burn & Abandon New River Bridge" "Sherman's Advance Near Grahamsville" "RICHMOND" "Gen. Butler's Farewell Address to the Army of the James" signed by him: Benj. F. Butler; "THOMAS" "The Escape of Hood" "Tennessee Free From Rebels" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Civil War news on the inside pages as well.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:28

$49.00
164325

NEWPORT NEWS VA MAP & Battle of Bull Run Killed List 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056327207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 28, 1861 * Newport News, Virginia map * Battle of Bull Run killed list Front page column heads include: "The Rebellion" "Interesting News from Washington" "Effect of Gen. McClellan's Appearance at the Capital" "General Confidence in His Ability to Prosecute the War" "Thirty Thousand Soldiers on their Way to Washington" 'Important Proceedings of Congress" "Speech of Mr. Johnson, of Tennessee, in Behalf of the Union" "Expected Night Attack of the Rebels on Newport News" & more. Includes a 6 by 9 1/2 inch Civil War map headed: "View Of Newport News". Taking most of the back page is a list of: "The Casualties At Bull Run." Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:27

$58.00
164324

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322162906

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Aug. 16, 1861 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War 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. Content in this issue includes, on the ftpg., a "Patriotic Address to the Army from General Johnston and Beauregard", signed in type: J. E. Johnston & G. T. Beauregard. Pg. 2 has an endorsement: "For President: JEFFERSON DAVIS, Of Mississippi. For Vice President: ALEX. H. STEPHENS, Of Georgia." Also on pg. 2 are: "The Confede... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:24

$188.00
164309

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056145450

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 10:42

$24.00
164256

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Message to Rebels 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320170000

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1863 * Jefferson Davis message to his rebels Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Address of Jefferson Davis to His Fellow Rebels" which takes much of a column & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "The Soldiers on Half Rations of Meat" "Operations at Vicksburg, in Tennessee, Charleston & in Kentucky" "Preliminary Skirmishing Between the U.S. Troops & the Rebels" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:28

$31.00
164254

CEDAR KEYS Florida & Port Royal SC South Carolina 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320168363

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 14, 1862 * Cedar Keys, Florida * Port Royal, South Carolina 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: "INTERESTING FROM KEY WEST" "THE UNION FLEET AT WORK" "The Union Expedition to Cedar Keys, Florida" "Rebel Vessels Fortifications Destroyed" "INTERESTING FROM PORT ROYAL" "Affairs At Tybee And Warsaw Sound" 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. Nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:26

$27.00
164220

ELIZABETH CITY North Carolina Nashville TN Yorktown VA Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054211508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1862 * Elizabeth City, North Carolina * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Nashville, Tennessee 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: "Important From Fortress Monroe" "Union Account of the Fight Near Elizabeth City, N.C." "The Rebels Repulsed with Considerable Loss" "Reported Offer of the Surrender of North Carolina" "Our Army Before Yorktown" "North Alabama and Western Georgia at the Mercy of General Mitchel" "Rebel Report of the Recapture of Nashville" "The Rebel Losses at Corinth" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not frag... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:41

$30.00
164219

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN VA Shiloh P. G. T. Beauregard Death ? 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319375121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * General Beauregard death (false) * Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee 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 SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "SKIRMISHES WITH THE REBELS" "The Advance Of Operations" "HIGHLY IMPORTANT" "Reported Death of General Beauregard" "Withdrawal of the Rebels from Fredericksburg" "The Battle Of Pittsburg Landing (Shiloh)" 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 h... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:40

$35.00
164217

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND North Carolina & Fort Henry 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054206340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, February 12, 1862 * Battle of Roanoke Island, North Carolina Among the front page column heads are: "The Burnside Expedition" "Capture of Roanoke Island" "Two or Three Days Hard Fighting" "Sinking & Capture of the Rebel Gunboats" "Interesting from Tennessee" "Preparations for an Attack on Fort Donelson" "A Desperate Battle Anticipated", 'The Tennessee River Swept of Rebel Boats" "Full Account of the Capture of Fort Henry" "The Union Fleet Under Fire" "The Rebel Prisoners Captured--Who They Are" and more. Complete in 8 pages, very light damp staining at the top, nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:33

$30.00
164740

BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Murfreesboro TN & Vicksburg MS Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069222186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Jan. 5, 1863 * Battle of Stones River * Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Vicksburg Campaign Page 2 has much on the Civil War including column heads: "From the South" "The Battle at Murfreesboro" "The Rebels Claim A Victory" "The Engagement at Vicksburg" "From Tennessee" "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "The Federal Victory Complete!" "The Entire Rebel Army Retreating in Great Disorder!" "From Vicksburg" "The City In Our Possession!" and much more. Four pages, minor loss to a corner of the front leaf affects 2 words, minor margin tears, generally good.

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Ends June 28, 2018 08:23

$27.00
164739

(10) CIVIL WAR ERA Northhampton Massachusetts w/ Abraham Lincoln 1864 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 372343013701

Shown are 10 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NORTHAMPTON FREE PRESS, Massachusetts A lot of ten consecutive biweekly issues from the Civil War dated March 8 - April 8, 1864, each having Civil War content within. The April 8 issue has over 2 columns of the ftpg. taken up with: "Abraham Lincoln, By Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe". Each complete in 4 pages, light water staining to an upper quadrant does not deter readability, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 08:17

$79.99
164176

Nice CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War North & South MAP 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319091138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, January 1, 1865 * Confederate States of America Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the huge map of the United States which takes close to half of the front page, headed: "THE CONTRACTING LINES OF THE REBELLION. Map Illustrating the Present Geographical Extend of the Rebellion, Together with Lines Indicating Its Area During the Years 1861, '62, '63 and '64." The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with text reflecting upon the previous year, with one column heads including: "1864" "The War Record" "Victory Everywhere" "Splendid Results Achieved" "What Grant Has Done"& more. Eight pages, foxing near the margins, archivally rejoined at the spine bit a few bits f... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:48

$120.00
164699

ROBERT SMALLS Negro Slave Ship Captain CSS Planter FREED Print 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392068523402

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 14, 1862 * Robert Smalls, "Hero of the Planter", who would eventually go from the walls of slavery to the halls of The House of Representatives Perhaps the most notable print (with related text) is that of: "Robert Smalls, Captain of the Gun Boat 'Planter' " which includes a related article as well. As Wikipedia notes, Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who freed himself, his crew and their families from slavery by commandeering a Confederate transport ship, CSS Planter, in Charleston harbor, and sailing it from Confederate controlled waters to the U.S. blockade. His example and persuasion helped convince President Lincoln to accept African-Americ... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2018 07:16

$89.99
164638

CONFEDERATE Robert E. Lee BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA C. H. Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392067188982

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 12, 1864 * Generals Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Virginia * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Enemy On the Outskirts of Richmond--Fighting on the Brooke Turnpike--Latest from General Lee's Army--Movements on the South Side" which is quite lengthy, and includes a letter signed in type: R. E. Lee. Many subheads as well. The back page begins with a lengthy editorial beginning: "It is to be regretted that the enemy's cavalry have failed to make the attack on the lines of Richmond anticipated by the authorities..."... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2018 08:05

$84.99
164637

BATTLE OF SECESSIONVILLE James Island SC Civil War PRINTS 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392067184042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, July 12, 1862 * Battle of Secessionville, South Carolina The ftpg. shows: "The War in South Carolina...Driving the Rebel Sharpshooters from the Woods on James Island..." and: "Heroic Conduct of Lt. Col. Morrison..." and: "Lt. Col. William Carey Massett...". Inside has a fullpg: "...Cairo, Illinois..." "The Battle of Secessionville, James Island" "Repulse of the Rebels at James Island..." "Brig. Gen. Joseph Hooker" and more. Also a doublpg. centerfold which spreads across two non-consecutive pages. Sixteen pages, binding holes at the center do affect some prints, mild foxing, irregular at the spine.

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Ends June 25, 2018 07:53

$34.99
163989

SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON Clarksville TN Tennessee Savannah1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046813425

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 20, 1862 * Siege of Fort Donelson, *Clarksville, Tennessee 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: "Important From Tennessee" "Evacuation of the Rebel Forts at Clarksville" "Additional Details of the Fight at Fort Donelson" Progress of the Expedition Against Savannah" 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. Minor light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:16

$33.00
163988

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN & YORKTOWN SIEGE 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046812980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 18, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee * Siege of Yorktown This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column front page headlines on the Civil War are: "Important From The South" "The Rebels Still Claiming Victory at Pittsburg" "The Siege Of Yorktown" "Continuous Cannonading on Both Sides" "Mount Jackson Occupied by Union Troops" "Many Prisoners Captured" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:15

$33.00
163987

FIRST BATTLE OF KERNSTOWN Virginia Gen. James Shields 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309734828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 27, 1862 * First Battle of Kernstown, Virginia * Stonewall Jackson & James Shields This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "THE BATTLE IN THE VIRGINIA VALLEY" "Additional Details of General Shields' Victory" "Description of the Battle by Our Correspondent" "Terrible Effect of the Artillery on the Retreating Rebels" "Condition Of Gen. Shields" "IMPORTANT FROM BEAUFORT, N.C." 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 ha... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:15

$33.00
163984

JACKSONVILLE Florida - Beaufort NC & Humansville MO 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046811091

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 31, 1862 * Jacksonville, Florida captured * Beaufort, North Carolina * Humansville, Missouri skirmish This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "News From Gen. Sherman's Division" "Particulars of the Capture of Jacksonville, Fla." "The Town Set on Fire by the Retreating Rebels" "General Burnside in Possession of Beaufort, N.C." "The War In The Southwest" "Defeat of the Rebels in Polk County, Missouri" 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:13

$37.00
163983

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046810492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1862. * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Mississippi River naval engagement * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia 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 CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS" "Desperate Naval Engagement on the Mississippi River" "THE UNION LOSS VERY HEAVY" "Evacuation of the City by the Rebel Forces" "Our Troops in Quiet Possession of New Orleans" "YORKTOWN" "Operations in Front of the Rebel Works" 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 r... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:12

$55.00
163982

NEW MADRID MISSOURI Captured - Battle of Island No. 10 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046809953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 31, 1862 * New Madrid, Missouri captured * Battle of Island Number Ten This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "'NEW MADRID IS OURS'" "Occupation of the Town by Our Forces" "Conflict Between The Gunboats" "Reported Evacuation of Island No. 10" "Our Army At Manassas" "Skirmish with the Rebel Cavalry on the Strasburg Road" 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. Nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:11

$33.00
163978

Rare CONFEDERATE Fort Sumter Civil War STARTS 1861 Wilmington NC Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309728761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 30, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * In a rare Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln blockade Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$133.00
163977

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046805990

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 9, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "From Norfolk "The President's Reception" "The Crisis" "General Polk" "Yankee Works & Pastimes on Skull Creek" plus much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress". The back page has: "Military Necessity" "The Substitute Law" "Absentees from the Army" "Aiding Deserters" "The Yankee Congress" "From Longstreet's Army" "From the Front" "From Mobile" "Gen. Morgan at Richmond" plus a nice item: "Gen. Morgan to His Soldiers" which is a letter signed by him in type: John H.... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$160.00
163976

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309727089

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1864 * VERY RARE A rare title from the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The American War in England" "Stafford's Louisiana Brigade" "Interesting Letter from Gen'l Beauregard" which includes the text of a form letter he sends to families who had a family member injured in the military, signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard; "The Holcombe Legion Cavalry, S.C. V." There are also various "Telegraphic" reports with subheads: "From East Tennessee" "From Mississippi" "From Virginia" "From the Front" which is at Dalton; "From the North" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with: "Address of Congress to the People of the Confede... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:02

$177.00
163975

Rare BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Jefferson Davis 1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046803875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 3, 1863 * Battle of Stones River - Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Very rare title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. The most notable content in the issue is the back page report headed: "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "Confederate Victory Confirmed" "Additional Particulars" which includes a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see). Also on the back page are: "From Vicksburg" "The Future At Vicksburg" "Death of Col. James L. Autry" "Letter From Grenada" "River Warfare" "Proclamation By The President" takes almost an entire column and is si... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:00

$285.00
163925

CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper w/ BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK MO Missouri


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046180168

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 22, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri * From the capital of the Confederacy Not just a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has a lengthy item concerning the state of Maryland as it relates to the Civil War, beginning: "Of the slaves states yet attached to the despotism of the North, probably the people of Maryland are the least responsible for the degrading position she now holds as a subjugated province..." (see). Page 2 includes over 1 1/2 columns on: "The Great Battle In Missouri" "Accounts From Both Sides" which is the Battle of Wilson's Creek, as well as: "Richmond ... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:21

$86.00
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