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173599

FLORIDA ALABAMA Secedes & Pensacola Fort Pickens MAP1861 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392315623635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 12, 1861 * Pensacola - Fort Pickens map * Florida & Alabama secession (1st reports) * Pre Civil War tensions brewing Certainly the dominant feature is the large front page map headed: "Pensacola, Florida, And Its Fortifications." The first column headlines relate to it and the advent of war, and include: "THE IMPENDING CIVIL WAR" "Important Despatches to Major Anderson & Gov. Pickens" "Resignation of Mr. Thomas as Secretary of the Treasury" "Number & Cost of Fortifications Already Seized" "State of The Union" "Names of Federal Officers Resigned" "Secession in Florida" and more. Inside has: "Secession of Florida and Alabama from the Union" "Capture of All the Forts & Arsenals of Louisiana by St... See More  

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Ends July 17, 2019 15:25

$72.00
173518

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Battle of Ball's Bluff VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372689351038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 7, 1861 * Pro Confederate title * Battle of Ball's Bluff Among the various reports are: "Rebel Account of the Battle of Ball's Bluff..." "The Exchange of Prisoners" "The Battle of Ball's Bluff" "The Negro Clergyman with Seward's Passport in his Pocket" "Official Report of Major Sturgis of the Battle of Wilson's Creek" "The Retirement of Gen. Scott" "The Santa Rosa Battle" and so much more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So o... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:20

$36.00
173515

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War First 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392313452524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 5, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page has 1 1/2 columns on: "The Election For President And Vice President - List of Commissioners" chosen for: "...superintending the election of Electors of President and Vice President of the Confederate States...". The ftpg. also has "What Texas Has Done the Past Year" and "The Atlantic Sea-Coast" the latter beginning: "Since the capture of Fort Hatteras by an immense Federal fleet, the subject of our coast defenses is beginning to excite attention...". Page 2 has a nice & lengthy editorial concerning the war, always interesting reading in this newspaper as there is a strong pro-Confederate stance on all matters mili... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:16

$86.00
173514

CONFEDERATE Battle of Shiloh Pittsburgh Landing Tenn. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372689348940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 9, 1862 * Report of the Battle of Shiloh from the Confederate capital Page 3 begins with a very historic report headed: "The Great Victory In Tennessee" which reports on the Battle of Shiloh (or Pittsburg Landing) which begins: "Since the issue of our paper yesterday morning, we have received few additional particulars of the brilliant victory at Shiloh, in Tennessee, on Sunday. That it was a great and glorious struggle there is no room to doubt, & that our forces achieved one of the most important triumphs of the whole war is little less certain...." with the printing of a recent dispatch with a few new particulars: "Private dispatches to us say that we have gained the most comp... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:16

$177.00
173449

Pre Civil War TENSIONS Southern Rebellion Nears w/ Fort Sumter 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392312289792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 17, 1861 * Pre Civil War tensions w/ Fort Sumter * Abraham Lincoln as president elect The top of the first column has heads on the troubling events that would lead to the Civil War in a few months; "THE REVOLUTION" "Refusal of the President to Surrender Fort Sumter" "Major Anderson Ordered to Defend It to the Last" "A Bloody Battle Between the South Carolinians and Federal Forces Expected" "Reported Outrages of the Secessionists on the Mississippi River" "Mr. Garnett's Speech on the Crisis" "The Georgia State Convention". Page 4 has related column heads: "Important From Springfield" "The President Elect & His Views on the Crisis" "He Would Be Disposed to Support a Liberal Compromise, But he Fea... See More  

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Ends July 11, 2019 08:56

$37.00
173448

(4) WINDSOR VERMONT VT American Civil War Era 1864 Original Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372687951353

Offered 4 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor A lot of four issues each with minor Civil War content from late in the war, dated Nov. 19, 1864; Jan. 28, March 4 & April 1, 1865. Each issue cleanly cut at the spine, 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends July 11, 2019 08:55

$32.00
173397

DICK TAYLOR SURRENDERS & Jefferson Davis Flight 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392310254970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1865 * Dick Taylor surrenders * Jefferson Davis on the run * Union soldiers coming home Among the front page column heads on the events immediately following the Civil War are: "HOMEWARD BOUND" "The Army of the Potomac in Richmond" "40,000 Heroes March Through that City" "FLIGHT OF JEFF. DAVIS" "He Was at Washington, Georgia, on the 4th" "Stoneman's Rough Riders Close Upon His Heels" "Jeff's Council of War Broken Up in a Hurry" "The Unhappy Rebel Heading for the Mississippi" "ANOTHER SURRENDER" "Dick Taylor Abandons the Rebel Cause" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some wrinkling near margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2019 07:08

$38.00
173300

BATTLE OF THOROUGHFARE GAP & Second Bull Run Manassas 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307985994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1862 * Battle of Thoroughfare Gap * Second Battle of Bull Run The first column heads give report on the prelude to the Second Battle of Bull Run: "The War In Virginia" "The Advance of the Rebels Towards Manassas" "Longstreet Driven Back by McDowell" "The Rebels Routed by Hooker at Kettle Run" "Flight of Jackson From Manassas" "with more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:40

$35.00
173618

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


eBay Auction Item # 392316089362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 4, 1863 * Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians Although much of the front page is taken up with various reports from the Civil War, perhaps the most interesting item is the brief page 5 item headed: "Victory of Kit Carson Over the Indians" (see photos for full report), reading in part: "...had a fight with the Navajoe Indians beyond Fort Canby. The Indians were defeated with the loss of 13 killed & over 20 wounded...". The front page has the endorsement of President Abraham Lincoln's famous rally letter, which defended his Emancipation Proclamation, by the members of the Syracuse Convention. This letter was read at the convention held the day prior in Springfield, Missouri. Eight pages, minima... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2019 11:42

$37.00
173614

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Murder & Gen. Richard Taylor Surrenders CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392316007705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 12, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination mourning borders * Confederate General Richard Taylor surrenders All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of the death of President Abraham Lincoln. The front page has: "Surrender of Dick Taylor" "It Occurs on the 4th Inst." "The Terms the Same as Those Accorded Lee" "Richmond" "Our Returning Heroes..." and more. Page 5 has: "The Assassination" "The Trial of the Conspirators--No Reporters Admitted" "Davis In Georgia" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2019 09:36

$44.99
173611

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theatre 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392315979933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 9, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln attends Ford's Theatre (day of) * Actor John Wilkes Booth performs A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. Near the top of the front page is a great article headed: "Ford's New Theatre" which includes in part: "...announced for performance to-night, with J. Wilkes Booth as Raphael...In his personification of the romantic young sculptor, Mr. Booth concentrates many of his best qualities as an artist. The part is exceedingly picturesque & engaging, but Mr. Booth, by his earnestness, his vigorous grasp of genius, & his fervor of style, invests it with an intere... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2019 08:47

$799.99
173609

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


eBay Auction Item # 372691959597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., Jan. 17, 1861 * Rare antebellum title * Secession ? From this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city. Page 2 items include: "Power of the South to Protect Herself--In Men, Position, and Agricultural Wealth" "A Convention & Its Powers" "Fugitive Slaves in Pennsylvania" "The Demand of South Carolina an Unconditional Evacuation of Fort Sumter" and more. Pages 3 & 4 have illustrated reward ads for slaves. Four pages, an old tape repair to pg. 3, otherwise very nice.

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Ends June 25, 2019 08:36

$29.99
173608

URIAH P. LEVY 1st Jewish U.S. Navy Commodore DEATH Jews 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372691958807

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1862 * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 3 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, War of 1812 hero, and credited for abolishing the disciplinary procedure of flogging. Among the war-related column heads inside are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "ANOTHER GREAT BATTLE" "Gen. Shield's First Victory" "Jackson, Smith, And Longstreet Routed" "THE SIEGE OF ISLAND TEN" and more with back page map headed: "The Attack Upon Island No. 10". Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends June 25, 2019 08:33

$249.99
173606

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Victory Proclamation & Fall of Atlanta 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372691956381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Sept. 10, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation * Fall of Atlanta - Georgia Page 4 begins with a Proclamation of: "Thanksgiving For Victories" at Fort Powell, Mobile, Fort Gaines & Fort Morgan, signed in type: A. Lincoln. Also inside: "Colored Men & the President" "The Surrender of Fort Morgan" "Capture of Atlanta" "John Morgan Killed" & much more. Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, clear tape mends across several pages, otherwise good.

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Ends June 25, 2019 08:23

$34.99
173605

Very Rare PARSON BROWNLOW Knoxville TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372691954885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, April 2, 1864 * Very rare Civil War title * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason ag... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2019 08:17

$174.99
173581

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Civil War ENDING Close 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392315425771

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, April 10, 1865 * 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 two days after Lee surrendered to Grant at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, containing three dispatches about the Union assault on Fort Steadman, each signed in type: U.S. Grant. Pg. 3 has Andrew Johnson's inaugural speech given before the Senate. The back page has "General Order, No. 15" which discusses the "...vicious habit of buying, selling and transferring furloughs...", signed in type: J. B. Magruder. Also a list of the battles in which the 1st, 4th and 5th Texas Regiments participated. Other minor wa... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2019 08:46

$499.99
173189

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676946024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 30, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. A wealth of war reporting with column heads including: "From General Lee's Army" "Severe Cavalry Fighting" "Gen. Lee's Official Dispaches" "Hunter's Army Routed" with two dispatches, each signed in type: R. E. Lee, General. Also: "From General Johnston's Army" "General Hardee's Victory" "Heavy Losses of the Enemy" "Slavery" "Latest From Virginia" and so much more. Complete as a single sheet issue, several archival mends to the reverse, minor margin tears.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:31

$88.00
173188

CHARLESTON BAY Fort Sumter & More Prelude to Civil War MAP 1860 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676945425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 28, 1860 * Charleston Bay, South Carolina * Pre Civil War map - Fort Sumter & more A very nice issue from a few months before the outbreak of the Civil War, and just after South Carolina became the first state to secede from the Union. The front page has much on the situation in South Carolina including a very nice map headed: "PLAN & VIEW OF THE FORTS & HARBOR OF CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA. Plan of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing the First, City and Suburbs." And there is a smaller graphic beneath the map headed: "View from the Sea of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing Forts Sumpter and Moultrie." There are also many first column war-related heads including: "Exciting News from the Republic... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:30

$65.00
173154

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Yankees Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper HISTORIC !!


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War A great issue on the Battle of Gettysburg with most of the front page taken up with related reports, some quite detailed. Among the column heads are: "BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG" "Victorious News" "LEE DEFEATED" "Gen. Hill And Gen. Longstreet Wounded and Prisoners" "Lee's Pontoon Bridges Destroyed" "THE THREE DAYS' BATTLES" "Unofficial Details" "The Enemy Defeated, and His Dead and Wounded Left on the Field". The text is lengthy & very detailed, carrying over to page 4. Page 2 has some additional reporting with a column headed: "The Battle of Friday", and page 3 has a nice editorial headed:... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:29

$675.00
173121

Actor JOHN WILKES BOOTH Abraham Lincoln Assassin Found & KILLED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1865 * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination First column heads on the front page include: "The Assassination" "Booth Found Shot" "His Accomplice, Harrold, Captured" "The Dying Words of the Assassin" "No Confession Or Repentance" "A Hardened Wretch" "Full Details Of The Affair". The various accounts, dispatches and related reports take almost the entire front page. Page 8 has: "Our Dead President" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "Scenes Along The New-York Central" "The Arrival at Buffalo" with nearly 2 columns of related text. All columns on all pages have black mourning rules. Complete in 8 pages, very nice, clean ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:20

$245.00
173120

JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON Joe Confederate Civil War General SURRENDER 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301263721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 29, 1865 * Joseph E. Johnston surrenders * One of the last Confederate holdouts * Civil War closing events First column heads announce: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Surrender Of Gen. Johnston" "The Same Terms Accorded as Were Granted to Lee" "All the Rebel Forces from Raleigh to the Chattahoochie Included: " This was the second largest surrender of Confederate soldiers in the Civil War. Most of the ftpg. relates to this event and other closing events of the Civil War. Many column subheads are included. Inside has: "The D\ay of Humiliation - Proclamation By the President" "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "THE ASSASSINATION" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$78.00
173119

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of the recently assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. The ftpg. includes: "THE ASSASSINATION" "The Reporters Not Allowed at the Trial" "The Counsel Engaged" "Portions of the Evidence to be Published" "The Prisoners Closely Guarded" "Appearance of the Prison". One of the subheads is: "Mrs. Surratt Contrite" (see). Also much on the closing events of the Civil War including: "From Gen. Sherman's Army--Grand Triumphal March through Petersburg, Va..." "From North Carolina" "Nine Thousand Stand of Arms Received from Johnston...". Inside ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$58.00
173118

Battle of BRISTOE STATION Virginia Civil War MAP Warren vs. Hill 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301261551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 17, 1863 * Battle of Bristoe Station VA Virginia * Ambrose Powell Hill vs. Gouverneur Warren * Virginia MAP The front page features a quite large Civil War map headed: "THE LATE MOVEMENTS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" with various one column ftpg. heads including: "Skirmishing All Along the Lines" "The Rebels Twice Repulsed" "The Rebel Batteries on Look Out Mountain Withdrawn" "Our Guns Shell Out Bragg's Headquarters" "The Enemy Fighting Among Themselves" "Jeff. Davis to Command Bragg's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:18

$58.00
173114

Historic ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theater J.W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675551269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * Surrender of Robert E. Lee's army Subtitled: "Gazette Of The Regular And Volunteer Forces", this 16 page issue is simply filled with military reports, almost entirely on the Civil War at this time. Certainly the most significant content in this issue is an inside page which is entirely taken up with reports concerning the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, with black borders at the top of the page & again near the top of the facing page where the report ends. It contains a great wealth of information, is headed: "The Murder Of The President" and among its dispatches is one begin... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:16

$565.00
173500

HENRY HIGHLAND GARNET 1st African American Speak to Congress 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392313301591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 13, 1865 * Henry Highland Garnet - minister - abolitionist * 1st African American to speak to Congress * re. end of slavery during the Civil War The ftpg. is filled with Civil War-related content, among which is are subheads including: "Great War Meeting in Richmond--Speech of Sec. Benjamin...He Advocates the Arming of [Blacks]--Fierce Denunciation of Yankees, but Very Little Comfort for Rebels". Page 4 has an extremely significant item in Black history, being an inconspicuous report noting: "The Rev. Henry Highland Garnett, the well-known colored minister, preached in the hall of the House of Representatives yesterday morning by invitation...A large crowd of both white and colored auditors wa... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:56

$174.99
173499

CONFEDERATES & Robert E. Lee's Surrender Closes In 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372689163740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 7, 1865 * Closing days of the Civil War * General Robert E. Lee surrounded * Battle of Amelia Springs - Burkeville The front page has: "VIRGINIA ! " "Latest From The Union Army" "The Occupation of Burkesville" "Lee's Retreat to Lynchburg and Danville Cut Off" "Sheridan At Jettersville" "He Feels Confident of Capturing the Rebel Army" "No Escape For Lee" "The Opinion of a Rebel Colonel" "He Fears The Army is Ruined" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:44

$59.99
173496

Rare CONFEDERATE Lee to Gettysburg & Stonewall Jackson Death 1863 Civil War News


eBay Auction Item # 392313291277

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, June 20, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Prelude to the Battle of Gettysburg * On the death of Stonewall Jackson 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 time. The A... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:22

$174.99
173495

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1861 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392313287054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 21, 1861 * From the Confederate capital Among the front page reports are those headed: "Late Northern War News" "Attack on a Baltimore Ship by a Confederate Battery--Premature Reports of a Movement of General Banks' Division--The War in Missouri--A Skirmish in Western Virginia" plus a great wealth of subheads, this report taking half of the front page. Also on the ftpg. are: "The Ship Thomas Watson" "An Ex-congressman in Limbo" and more, including four "Runaway" ads. Page 2 has: "The Balance of Power" "There Are No United States" which begins: "The arrogance with which the Yankees affect to call their Government the "United States" and to regard those who do not subscribe to Ya... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:12

$74.99
173494

FIRST BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Hemp Bales Kentucky Civil War CONFEDERATE 1861 News


eBay Auction Item # 372689152405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, October 9, 1861 * First (1st) Battle of Lexington, Kentucky * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Recruiting In New York" "Another Indian Fight in Texas" "The Potomac Batteries" and "Missouri & Kentucky". Much war reporting continues on the inside pages where is found: "The Battle of Lexington--Official Report of Gen. Price" which takes over a full column and is signed in type by: Sterling Price. Other content includes: "Yankee Encampment at Chickamacomack Broken up & dispersed--Entire Camp Equipage Captured--Full Particulars" "War News & Rumors" "Late Northern News" "Confession o... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:08

$129.99
172959

JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297365744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, May 20, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Page 4 has a column head: "Capture Of Jeff Davis" which begins: "The following details of the capture of Jefferson Davis, while attempting to escape in his wife's clothes, have just been received from Major General Wilson..." and what follows are the details in 3 reports, taking most of the column. This article is followed by: "North Carolina Slaves". Four pages, some older tape mends inside, re-glued at the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:52

$43.00
172955

Rare CIVIL WAR Military Title Army & Navy Journal JEFFERSON DAVIS 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297364270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Aug. 20, 1864 * American Civil War - military title * Jefferson Davis interview 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. The entire front page is taken up with a report on: "The Campaign In Virginia" with subheads "The Canal at Dutch Gap" and "The Shenandoah Valley." Other reports within include those headed: "The Attack On Mobile" "The Interview with Mr. Davis" being Jefferson Davis (great reading: see) which takes over a full page; "A New Formation For Infantry" "Army & Navy Personal" "General Sherman's Operations" "The Battle of Mobile Bay" and so much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 15 i... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:49

$38.00
172909

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination (Day of) LEE'S Surrender Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1865 * Day Abraham Lincoln was shot * Robert E. Lee's surrender * End of the Civil War No one could have imagined the day this newspaper was read what would headline the next day's edition. This was the day Lincoln was shot at Ford's Theater, but the ftpg. news on this day was about the closing moments of the Civil War, with ftpg. heads including: "Army of the Potomac" "Events Prior to Lee's Surrender" "Attack by Sheridan on the 9th" "How Our Army Received the News" and more. The back page has fine column also including; "New Policy of the Administration" "Drafting & Recruiting in the Loyal States to Cease" "Highly Important From Richmond" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:22

$68.00
172908

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburgh Landing & Fort Pulaski MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 16, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh Tennessee * Pittsburg Landing TN w/ map * Fort Pulaski captured maps More than half of the ftpg. is taken up with a terrific Civil War map headed: "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--Approaches To Savannah." Plus there is also another map headed: "Map Showing The Union Batteries". Among the ftpg. column heads: "THE FALL OF FORT PULASKI" "Details of the Bombardment" "The Fort Surrendered on Friday Afternoon" "The Walls Breached" and more. Plus there is an additional map on the bkpg: "The Battle of Pittsburgh" and related column heads on the Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$53.00
172907

1st Battle of Winchester VIRGINIA MAP New Bern NC More 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1862 * First Battle of Winchester VA Virginia The front page features a large and very detailed map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN EASTERN VIRGINIA." Among the front page column heads are: "The Gallant Action of Col. Crook" "Details of the Rebel Defeat" "We Whipped them Three to One" "Occupation of Raleigh, N.C." "A Rebel Raid Near New Bern" "A Skirmish Near Clinton" "Occupation of Washington, N.C." "Attack by the Rebels in Force" "A Rebel Camp Shelled Out" "The Louisiana Tigers Trapped" and much more. Eight pages, an ink smear near the bottom of the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$42.00
172906

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Closing events of the Civil War Two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with great end-of-war heads including: "SHERMAN" "Joe Johnston's Surrender" "Terms of the Capitulation" "The Ceremony of Surrendering to Take Place at Greensboro, North Carolina" "Beauregard & Hardee Embraced in the Surrender" "Wade Hampton Reported Killed" and much, much more. Also on the front page are: "The Assassins" "Astounding Revelations Forthcoming--Demand for the Surrender of Conspirators in Canada--John Wilkes Booth's Last Letter to His Mother--Circumstances of the Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth..." and more. Page 5 has: "The Funeral Cortege" "The... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$68.00
172905

SABINE PASS Galveston TX Texas Gulf Coast Magruder Civil War MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 7, 1863 * Texas Gulf map * Sabine Pass & Galveston The top of the ftpg. features a nice, detailed Civil War map headed: "The Recapture Of Sabine Pass. Scene of the Rebel General Magruder's Second Naval Operation." Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "Important From Texas" "The Operations of the Rebel Gen. Magruder's Fleet in the Gulf" "Reported Recapture of Sabine Pass by the Rebels" "The Navy" and much more.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$55.00
172838

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Battle of Leesburg VA Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 4, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Battle of Leesburg, Virginia The front page begins with an editorial headed: "War To Keep Off a Worse War" which offers some very interesting content on the longevity of the war. A few bits include: "...But neither Lincoln, nor Seward, nor Cameron, nor Chase, is a wise statesman or a disinterested patriot...They are all speculators, and look upon the war as a job...It is vain to hope that Lincoln or his party will ever make peace as long as they can carry on the war upon our territory..." and much more (see for portions). Also on the ftpg: "From Kentucky and Missouri--Eagerness of McCulloch's Troo... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:23

$94.00
172837

CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battle of Bolivar Heights WV 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667730091

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 22, 1861 * Battle of Bolivar Heights * Colonel Turner Ashby A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Mecklenburg" "The Story of a Mormon Woman--Effects of Polygamy" "An Interesting Incident" and more including a large number of advertisements. Page 2 includes: "Affairs In Kentucky" "From Norfolk" "a letter from Camp Bartow; "Local Matters" "Another Naval Engagement Near New Orleans" "Capture of a Yankee Merchantman" & more. War news carries over to page 3 with: "Affairs on the Peninsula--Designs of the Enemy" "Western Virginia" "Another Naval Engagement" "The Engagement Near Harper's Ferry" "Latest From Western ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:21

$82.00
172800

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper re. the Future


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392293423601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 1, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Considering the future of the war A nice issue from the capital of the Confederacy. Page 2 has a lengthy editorial concerning the future of the war. A few bits include: "...The peace which is supposed to bring with it commercial & financial ruin to the North is the peace that is based on the establishment of the Southern Confederacy. With that event vanishes all hope of present plunder & confiscation...A cessation of hostilities short of the subjugation of the South, therefore, means repudiation or bankruptcy. A peace without the South means also a complete dissolution of the Union...No interruption of this war by any part of Europe is no... See More  

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Ends June 07, 2019 15:11

$80.00
172702

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392290041028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Jan. 23, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. Front page has: "Letter From Richmond" "From Pensacola". Inside has: "The Government & the War" "Late Northern Intelligence""From O... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2019 14:52

$146.00
172600

VICKSBURG MS Mississippi Attack Civil War MAP Port Royal SC 1863 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372661494152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 30, 1863 * Vicksburg Mississippi MS * CSS Florida or Oreto * Port Royal SC The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "THE NEW VICKSBURG EXPEDITION --General McClernand & the New Channel of the Mississippi--Vicksburg to Be Set Back". Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Attack on Vicksburg Commenced" "Opening of the Whole of the White River" "Movements of General Grant" "Important from Port Royal" "Interesting from New Orleans" and much more. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 29, 2019 15:32

$47.00
172599

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation Habeas Corpus 1863 Civil War Army & Navy Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372661493934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Sept. 19, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation 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. The entire front page is taken up with a review of: "The Military Situation", and articles within include: "The Monitors" "Artillery In the United States Army" "Official Dispatches--Operations in Middle Tennessee" "Fortification--Harbor Defences" "Life In A Barrack" "Army Personal" "Downfall of the Great Rebellion" "Wrought Iron Gun Carriages" "Launch of the Iron-Clad Tecumseh" and so much more, including official dispatches signed in type by General Burnside & others. Also: "A Proclamation--Suspension of ... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2019 15:31

$41.00
172535

13th THIRTEENTH AMENDMENT Abolition of Slavery 1864 CONFEDERATE Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284186630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 4, 1864 * Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution * 13th passes U.S. Senate - Abolition of slavery * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The key content within this issues is found on the back page: "Amendment of the Constitution", which is the historic Thirteenth Amendment concerning slavery and its passage by the Senate, with the vote noted. It concludes with a typically Southern editorial comment: "The amendment is passed too late to be submitted to many of the state legislatures...and of course cannot go into effect. But it furnishes a theme of agitation upon a subject of the eterna... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:52

$179.00
172534

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659220156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Feb. 26, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports relating to the Civil War--from the Confederate's perspective--are: "The War--In the Northern Congress--Speech of Senator Saulsbury" with subheads including: "The Cause of The War--Mr. Lincoln's Indifference To It--The War Could Have Been Averted--Reign of Terror..." and more. Also: "The Press & Mr. Conrad" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" and other smaller items. The back page has an editorial which takes over a full column, and also has: "Telegraphic News" & reports from the "Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature" among other smaller items. ... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:51

$78.00
172519

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284011443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, August 17, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "The War In Virginia" "From Gen. Lee's Army" "Reported Fighting at Brock's Gap" "News From the Islands" "Tennessee Intelligence" "Fight at Sparta" "From Rosecrans' Army--No Large Operations To be Undertaken by Him--Some Raids to be Inaugurated" "The Siege of Vicksburg" "The Supply Of Men" "Another Nashvillian Arrested" "From The Trans-Mississippi" and other items. But perhaps the best item in the newspaper is the lengthy front page letter: "To the Soldiers Of the Confederate States" in which he attempts to rally the troop... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:56

$177.00
172515

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Emancipation Slaves Message to Congress 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284010759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 7, 1862 * President Abraham Lincoln * Message to U.S. Congress * Slavery emancipation Among the many front page one column Civil War heads are: "Important Message Of the President to Congress" "Initiatory Movement for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery" with the document printed in full and signed by him in type: Abraham Lincoln (see). Also: "Government Pecuniary Aid for State Emancipation" "Activity of the Hostile Armies on the Lower Potomac" "Brisk Cannonading on Both Sides" "Skirmishes With the Enemy" and much more. Eight pages, a few spots on the ftpg., good condition.

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:54

$64.00
172514

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison w/ Owen Lovejoy Death 1864 CW Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659070293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, April 1, 1864 * Rare anti-slavery title * Owen Lovejoy death * American Civil War era A very famous anti-slavery newspaper published by the noted emancipator William Lloyd Garrison. The ornate engraving in the masthead features three scenes: a slave auction, an image of Jesus breaking the bonds of the oppressors, and a slave family about to depart for their journey to emancipation. Page 3 has: "The Amnesty Proclamation" "Its Objects Defined" "By the President of the United States, A PROCLAMATION" which re-states his Amnesty Proclamation of December 8, 1863 in which an offer for amnesty was given to those who would swear their allegiance to the government, under several stipulations. This docu... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:53

$98.00
172462

Historic BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG George Meade vs. R.E. Lee 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282165357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 4, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War Pages 2 & 3 have content reporting on the Battle of Gettysburg. Column heads include: "Latest from the Battle Field - Two More Battles" which includes two dispatches from General Meade. Also: "Unofficial Reports" and then: "The Fight Of Wednesday" & "A Fight at Carlisle". Page 2 has a report: "The Removal of Gen. Hooker" which announces General Meade as his replacement (head partially shaved here: see). There is also: "The Late General Reynolds" who died in the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg. Great to have this notable content in this famous newspaper from the nation's c... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:48

$390.00
172446

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282159479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 10, 1862 * Very rare 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. Over half of page 2 is taken up with a lengthy: "Special Message" by the governor of Georgia, concluded in two future issues. The letter begins: "The great struggle for liberty & independence in which we have been engaged during the past year, against a powerful & relentless enemy..." with so much more. Other items inside include: "From Our Western Army" "From the Potomac Army" "Progress & Events of the War" ""Gov. Brown's Message" "Reported Fight in Virginia" "Yankee Advance in North Carolina" and more. ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:37

$138.00
172444

Rare CONFEDERATE VA w/ Battle of Mill Springs Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282158556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 31, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate which has war-related reporting on the front page including: "The Battle In Kentucky" "The Northern Account of the Battle" "Full Details Of The Action" "Desperate Fighting on Both Sides" "The Death of General Zollicoffer" "The Fortifications & Camps". This is a great accounting of the Battle of Bill Springs, Kentucky, considered the first significant Union victory of the war. A significant report which has many subheads & great to have on the front page. War-related reports carry over to pages 2 & 3 as well where are found items headed: "The Fo... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:35

$95.00
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