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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
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
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
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
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
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
172247

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Journey SPRINGFIELD 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392275627597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train headed for Springfield Half of the first column is taken up with a nice stack of headlines concerning Lincoln's funeral, including: "THE FUNERAL TRAIN" "Sad & Interesting Details of the Removal of the President's Remains from Washington to Baltimore" "The Obsequies in the Monumental City" "The Whole Route Draped in Black & the Entire Country in Mourning" "The Obsequies in the Army" "The Grand Preparations for the Funeral in the Metropolis" and much more. More on the inside as well including: "THE ASSASSINS" "Booth Not Yet Caught" "Two of His Alleged Accomplices Under Arrest" and much more (see). All columns on all 8 pages have black mo... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2019 14:56

$95.00
171963

Very Large Siege of CORINTH MS Mississippi Civil War MAP 1862 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392269574516

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, June 1, 1862 * Rare full page front page map * Cornith Mississippi & more Taking the entire front page of this issue is a detailed map headed: "THE EVACUATION OF CORINTH." "The Great Field of Operations of the Army of the West--General Halleck's March from Pittsburg to Corinth." Includes references. Has a related report on pg. 4: "Important From Corinth" "The Retreat of the Rebels" "The Complete Demoralization of Beauregard's Army" "Several Thousand Prisoners in Our Hands" "Beauregard's Distrust of His Own Troops" "Official Despatch from General Halleck" & more (see for portions), plus other war reports throughout the issue. Complete in 8 pages, has some staining in the upper margin... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2019 14:09

$72.00
171552

JEFFERSON DAVIS Elected Confederate President Constitution Conv. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259244189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 10, 1861 * Jefferson Davis elected Confederate president * Constitutional Convention of the Confederacy * Pre Civil War tensions brewing A wealth of significant content on the creation of the Confederacy, with front page column heads including: "Important From the South" "The Southern Congress at Montgomery, Alabama" "Adoption of A Constitution" "The Executive Officers of the New Republic" "Jefferson Davis or Mississippi, President" "Alexander H. Stephens, of Georgia, Vice President" and more. The front page subheads include: "The Constitution of the Southern Confederacy" which gives some highlights from their constitutional convention, including the text of the Preamble, and also noting differ... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:25

$148.00
171279

FIRST BATTLE OF FORT FISHER Wilmington NC David Porter Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372619424511

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 4, 1865 * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Admiral David Dixon Porter Pages 4 and 5 have one column heads on the Civil War including: "RICHMOND" "The Bulkhead of the Dutch Canal Exploded" "Attack of the Rebels on Orr Picket Lines" "WILMINGTON" "Rebel Accounts of the Operations" "The Peace Rumors Exploded" and more. The back page has: "SHERMAN" "Rebel Account of the Fall of Fort McAllister and Savannah" Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 04, 2019 16:43

$26.00
171101

BATTLE OF GREENBRIER RIVER Camp Bartow West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392249509688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, October 5, 1861 * Battle of Greenbrier River - West Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Defeat of Lee's Rebel Forces at Greenbrier by Gen. Reynolds" "Decisive Battle Near Lexington" "Evacuation of Lexington by the Rebels" "Gen. Sherman Appointed to the Department of Kentucky" "Lexington Evacuated by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 29, 2019 16:05

$32.00
170913

5 CIVIL WAR MAPS in one 1861 Newspaper Port Royal Battle & Big Sandy Expedition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606831445

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 14, 1861 * Big Sandy Expedition - Kentucky * Battle of Port Royal - South Carolina * Five Civil War related maps in a single issue Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the presence of five Civil War maps. Over half of the front page is dominated by one headed: "IMPORTANT OPERATIONS IN KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE." while page 3 has an even larger map headed: "OUR BRILLIANT NAVAL VICTORY--Sketch of Beaufort, Port Royal & Forts Beauregard & Walker...". Page 10 has 2 maps: "The Scene Of Action" at Hilton Head, and: "Fort Walker--Diagram of the Fort at Hilton head with Position of Guns". And the back page has a rather large map headed: "THE GREAT NAVAL EXPEDITION" showing the coast from Savannah to ... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:40

$88.00
170435

INDIANOLA TX Texas Yankee Union Occupation CIVIL WAR 1864 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372586801732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 20, 1864 Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War: "Interesting News from Havana, New Orleans and Texas" "Occupation of Indianola, Texas, by Our Troops" "Important From Tennessee--Capture off the Rebel General Vance & His Adjutant" Official Dispatch fro General Grant" "Return of Prisoner Captured at Moorefield Junction--Negro Troops in the Rebel Service" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some minor staining, a ftpg. printing error, generally good.

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Ends March 03, 2019 15:36

$28.00
170151

CIVIL WAR MAP Wilmington NC w/ William T. Sherman's Coastal March 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372575095183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 27, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Coastal march in Carolinas * Battle of Wilmington NC The ftpg. is dominated by a huge & very detailed Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR. The Whole Theatre of the Operations of Grant, Sherman, Schofield, Lee, Johnston, Bragg, Beauregard and Hardee." Among the ftpg. column heads: "SHERMAN" "Grand Preparations to Check the Advance of Our Army Through the Carolinas" "Sherman's Doom Looked Upon as Sealed" "THE SOUTH" & so much more, both on the ftpg. & inside.. Eight pages, small binding slits at the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:52

$56.00
170150

BRANDON MS Mississippi Gen. William T. Sherman Victory 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392220633155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 22, 1864 * War in Germany map * American Civil War reports The front page has a map of a portion of Europe headed: "The War In Schleswig-Holstein. The Territorial Points Assaulted by the Germans" with related text. Also on the ftpg: "Reported Decisive Battle Near Brandon, Miss." "Victory of General Sherman's Forces Over Polk's Rebel Army" "Roddy's Rebels Driven Back from the Tennessee River" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:51

$28.00
170114

JESSE JAMES Gang Bardstown Kentucky & 2nd Petersburg Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372572056964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 20, 1864 * Jesse James takes Bardstown, Kentucky * Second Battle of Petersburg, Virginia Page 5 has an intriguing report, albeit rather small, headed: "The Rebel Raiders In Kentucky" "Capture of Bardstown by Jesse's Gang". The full report can be seen in the photos below, beginning: "Jesse's rebel gang, numbering from twenty to thirty, attacked Bardstown yesterday morning..." with more. Although not mentioned by name as Jesse James, more than one website notes Jesse James spent much time in the Bardstown area. During the Civil War Jesse was a member of the notorious William Quantrill gang and later was with "Bloody" Bill Anderson, raiding many of the towns in the western theater of the Civil War. ... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2019 15:36

$85.00
169938

VICKSBURG CAMPAIGN Misssissippi River Operations w/ MAP 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392215988354

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 15, 1863 * Vicksburg Campaign w/ map The ftpg. is dominated by a huge map headed: "OUR ATTEMPT TO TAKE VICKSBURG. The Struggle on the Yazoo--Position of the Contending Forces--The Rebel Defences--Our Naval Operations". Great detail & very displayable. The first column has a wealth of fine heads relating to this: "THE VICKSBURG DISASTER" "The Enemy's Works and Their Strength" 'A Terrible Struggle" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2019 07:14

$54.00
169936

CIVIL WAR START CLOSE Fort Sumter Charleston SC to be Attacked 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372567819208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 3, 1861 * The Civil War about to begin * Fort Sumter to be attacked * History about to be made The top of page 3 has column heads on events leading to the outbreak of the Civil War: "Important From The South" "The Rumored Reinforcement of Fort Pickens" "Major Anderson To Be Starved Out" "Proclamation of the Governor of Mississippi for 1,500 Volunteers" and more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2019 14:55

$28.00
169870

Great Full Page MISSISSIPPI VALLEY Civil War MAP Tennessee KY IL 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212996349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 8, 1862 * Rare full front page civil war map - Mississippi Valley * Missouri, Tennessee, Illinois, Arkansas, Kentucky and more The front page is entirely taken up with a map headed: "THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY; The Points of Interest Between Nashville, Tennessee and Arkansas, and the Gibraltars of the Rebels". Also a small page 3 map titled: "Scene of Operations of General Banks". Some one column headlines inside include: "IMPORTANT FROM TENNESSEE" "The Union Troops In Nashville" "'Hail Columbia' and 'Yankee Doodle' in Nashville" and more. Twelve pages, very nice, displayable condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:37

$125.00
169710

FALL OF RICHMOND Virginia VA CONFEDERATE Capital 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207078282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 4, 1865 * The fall of Richmond, the Confederate capital First column heads on the front page about the fall of Richmond: "GRANT" "Richmond Ours" "Weitzel Entered the Rebel Capital Yesterday Morning" "Many Guns Captured" "Our Troops Received with Enthusiasm" "The City On Fire" "Petersburg Evacuated" "Lee and His Army in Full Flight" "Grant In Pursuit to Cut off His Retreat" "Interesting Details of the Fighting on Saturday" Sheridan's Victory Near Dinwiddie the Turning Point of the Day" "Two four-Gun Batteries, 5000 Prisoners, Including Ransoms and Stuarts Brigades Complete Pickett's Division Train, and a Large Number of Small Arms and Accoutrements Captured" "Wright, with the Sixth Corps, Pi... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:39

$345.00
168737

BATTLE OF FORT HENRY Tennessee River Civil War MAP Grant Victory 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516860974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 8, 1862 * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee * American Civil War map The ftpg. is dominated by a large map with a banner heading: "THE IMPORTANT VICTORY IN TENNESSEE" and also: "The Capture of Fort Henry--It's Important Strategic Position--Seizure of the Railroad Bridge Connecting Columbus with Bowling Green". Many first column heads relating to the map including: "Splendid Naval Victory" "Surrender of Fort Henry to the Union Gunboats" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:12

$52.00
168586

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Order for the Draft & Williamsport WV Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176986532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 1, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln draft proclamation * Williamsport WV - Strawberry Plains TN The front page features a very nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE FIGHTING IN WESTERN VIRGINIA. Scene of the Recent Contest in Gen. Kelley's Dept." Also column heads on the war include: "Call for Half a Million of Men" "The President's Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln (see); "Sharp Contest in the Vicinity of Williamsport, Hardy County, Va." "Hasty Retreat of Longstreet's Forces" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:40

$49.00
168585

Battle of BALL'S BLUFF Virginia & Santa Rosa Island FL 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176986090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 25, 1861 * Battle of Ball's Bluff, Virginia * Santa Rosa Island, Florida Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" The Recent Battle on the Upper Potomac" "Interesting Details of the Engagement" "The Account of the Reported Fight in the Mississippi" "Union Report of the Fight at Santa Rosa Island" (more on Santa Rosa on the bkpg.) "The Battle at Ball's Bluff" "Additional Particulars of the Engagement with the Rebels Near Leesburg" "General Stone's Advance & the Result" "220 of the Union Troops Killed & Wounded" "Partial List of the Killed & Missing" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:39

$35.00
168365

CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION Southern Government Creation Jeff. Davis 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172733105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 11, 1861 * Confederate Constitution * Jefferson Davis The top of the front page has: "The Southern Confederacy" "Important Action of the Congress at Montgomery" "Adoption & Copy of the Constitution" "Jefferson Davis, of Mississippi, Elected President" "Alex. H. Stephens, of Georgia, Vice President" "Sketches of the Elect" "The African Slave Trade Not to be Reopened" "The Capital of the New Confederacy". The text begins by noting: "The disunion of this great republic is now un falt acompli. The reality has at last burst suddenly upon the North that we are a divided people...On Saturday last, Feb. 9, 1861, six seceding States of the old Union organized an independent government, adopted a consti... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2018 15:20

$180.00
167734

Large CIVIL WAR MAP Confederate Invasion of KENTUCKY Tennessee 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372478214962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 8, 1861 * Large Civil War original map * Rare Midwestern area * Kentucky - Tennessee & more Over half of the front page is taken up with a very large map with a banner heading: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN KENTUCKY" and subhead: "Locations of the Rebel Forces--Strategic Importance of Positions Occupied by the Opposing Armies." Plus there are some first column heads relating to the war in Kentucky (see). Reporting on the war carries over to the inside pages as well. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 21, 2018 14:12

$64.00
166833

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444153154

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

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:10

$25.00
166296

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426689740

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

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:28

$125.00
165916

JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom King 19th Century Bare Knuckle BOXING 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401174949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 26, 1863 * John Heenan vs. Tom King * One of the greatest fights of the 19th century * Heenan's last fight... was he cheated... drugged? The front page has nearly two columns of reporting regarding the famous (or infamous?) champion prize-fight between John Heenan and Tom King. Heenan eventually lost the fight but later claimed he was cheated by being drugged and by the fight not being called when he knocked down King for more than enough time for the fight to have been called. This issue contains considerable details regarding the fight. Complete in 8 pages and in very good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:18

$54.00
165915

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War Southern MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401174490

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

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:18

$97.00
165415

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky Gen. George H. Thomas 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203900

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, January 23, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * General George H. Thomas victory Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "The Battle at Mill Spring" "Order of the Day of the President" which is signed by Edwin Stanton & is congratulations for the battle of Mill Spring; "Additional Details of the Brilliant Affair" "Gen. Thomas In Pursuit of the Enemy" "News From Central Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:31

$29.00
165414

BATTLE OF MIDDLE CREEK Kentucky Gen. James A. Garfield 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203751

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD Jan. 12, 1862. * Battle of Middle Creek - Kentucky * Colonel James A. Garfield victory Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Important from Kentucky" "The Rebels Under Humphrey Marshall Refuse to Fight, and Disband" "Destruction of Their Wagons, Tents and Camp Equipage" Scarcity of Ammunition Among the Rebels" "What Congress is Doing Towards Raising the Sinews of War" and more. Eight pages, staining at the right margin and light foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:31

$27.00
165412

BATTLE OF FORT STEDMAN Wm. T. Sherman Final Days of the Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1865 * Battle of Fort Stedman * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant * William T. Sherman Front page column heads on the Civil War include: "SHERMAN" "Official Despatch from General Schofield" "Occupation of Goldsboro by His Troops on Tuesday" "Slight Opposition Only from the Rebels" "Sherman's Left Engaged in the Bentonville Fight" "Junction of Terry's Forces with Schofield's" "Everything Working According to Sherman's Plans" & in another column: "GRANT" "Brilliant Affair in Front of Petersburg" "Rebel Attack on the Lines of the Ninth Corps" Fort Steadman Captured" "An Attack on Ft. Haskell Repulsed with Great Loss to the Enemy" "The Captured Fort & Cannon Retaken" 2700 Rebels... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:30

$29.00
165411

CONFEDERATE DOOM Confedracy Rebellion Falling Apart 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 28, 1865 * Confederacy falling apart * Final months of the war Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "The Inefficiency of Davis" "The Rebel Leaders Unequal to the Occasion" "The Feeling of Confidence in Them Hopelessly Broken" "Peace Mission" and more. Much war reporting on pages 4, 5 & 8 as well. Eight pages, light foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:30

$28.00
165075

WHITE RIVER EXPEDITION Arkansas Mississippi Flotilla Civil War MAP1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080696405

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 26, 1863 * Battles in Arkansas The front page has a nice map titled: "THE WHITE RIVER EXPEDITION" showing the area around Memphis, Little Rock, Pine Bluff, etc. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE VICTORIES IN ARKANSAS" "Progress of the Mississippi Flotilla" "Capture of St. Charles, Duval's Bluff" " The Army of the Potomac" and more. The back page features a map: "OPERATIONS OF THE FRENCH IN MEXICO...Route ...to the City of Mexico---The Position of Puebla." with related column headlines & reports. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:12

$47.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
163863

SECOND BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Army of Missouri w/ S. Price 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044745277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 21, 1861 * Second Battle of Lexington * Army of Missouri victory * General Sterling Price Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Missouri" "The Recapture Of Lexington" "Two Hundred Prisoners Captured" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:28

$30.00
163862

FREESTONE POINT CONFEDERATE POINT Potomac River Shelled 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306744025

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 11, 1861 * Freestone point Confederate Battery * Army of the Potomac Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "News From The Lower Potomac" "Shelling of Freestone and Shipping Points by Our Flotilla" "Interesting News from the Rebel Army" "One Hundred Thousand Rebel Troops on the Potomac" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:27

$28.00
163860

GAULEY BRIDGE West Virginai WV General John B. Floyd 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306741971

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 5, 1861. * Gauley Bridge, West Virginia * General John B. Floyd vs. Rosecrans 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 REBELLION" "Highly Important News from Western Virginia" "Attack on the Union Forces at Gauley Bridge by the Rebels Under Floyd" "The Enemy Defeated by Gen. Rosecrans with Great Loss" "Probable Capture of Floyd's Rebel Army" 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 14, 2018 15:24

$32.00
163859

ZAGONYI'S CHARGE First Battle of Springfield Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306739811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 28, 1861. * Battle of Ball's Bluff - Virginia * First Battle of Springfield, Missouri * Romney, West 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 REBELLION" "Important from West Virginia" "Defeat of the Rebels by Gen. Kelly at Romney" "Additional Particulars of the Fight at Ball's Bluff" "Important From Missouri" "Brilliant Charge of Major Seagoyne (sic)" 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. ... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:22

$29.00
163822

BATTLE OF CHEAT MOUNTAIN & Siege of Lexington Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306412907

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 22, 1861 * Battle of Cheat Mountain WV * First Battle of Lexington * Missouri State Guard victory Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Another Defeat of the Rebels at Cheat Mountain" "Important From Missouri" "Progress Of The Siege Of Lexington" "Important From Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 07:34

$28.00
163821

BATTLE OF CHEAT MOUNTAIN & Harper's Ferry West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044433088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 17, 1861 * Battle of Cheat Mountain WV * Harper's Ferry West Virginia * Civil War original reporting Among the ftpg. first column heads are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Baltimore" "Arrest of Members of the Maryland Legislature" "The Scheme to Force the State from the Union Effectually Stopped" "Sharp Skirmish Near Harper's Ferry" "Complete Rout of the Rebel Forces" "Another Brilliant Victory of the Union Troops" "Repulse of Gen. Lee's Rebels at Cheat Mountain" "The Rebels Wise and Floyd Rapidly Retreating". Eight pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 07:33

$30.00
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