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174812

BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE Chaplin Hills KY Kentucky Civil War Sm. Map 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372740420363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 13, 1862 * Battle of Perryville (Chaplin Hills) Among the many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "VICTORY!" "Another Great Battle in Kentucky" "The Rout of the Rebels" "The Struggle of Wednesday Near Perryville" "Bravery & Determination of the Western Troops" "Desperate Charges & Fearful Slaughter" "Retreat of the Rebels from Pennsylvania with Their Plunder" "How They Managed to Elude the Union Forces" and more. There is also a map in the first column headed: "The Battle Field" showing the Lexington, Kentucky vicinity. Eight pages, close-trimmed at the spine margin but no text loss, various foxing, minor loss at the top of the first leaf.

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Ends September 16, 2019 14:59

$26.00
174749

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739413238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has a report quite inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It reports the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Page 4 has a one column heading: "Private Soldiers Rewarded For Meritorious Service" which includes the background of the honored soldiers & mentions in part: "...six of the number arrived in Washington...had an interesting interview with...the Secretary of War...The Secretary presented each of them a medal such as was authorized by the late Congress for meritorious conduct... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:42

$165.00
174709

CONFEDERATES React to Abraham Lincoln's EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 7, 1862 * Emancipation proclamation - Southern reaction * Abraham Lincoln's famous address The first column of the front page is taken up with interesting reactions in the South to the Emancipation Proclamation with heads: "Interesting From The South" "Important Action in the Rebel Congress on President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation" "The Rules of Civil Warfare to Be Ignored" "Important From General Lee's Army" "He is Said to Be Advancing" "Impending Battle in the Valley". Further down the column is: "The Emancipation Proclamation - President Lincoln's Proclamation Again Before the Rebel Congress" which is the response by Louisiana concerning this controversial document freeing slaves. Mu... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:19

$42.00
174708

STONEWALL JACKSON'S Arm Amputated Battle of Chancellorsville Civil War 1863 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738126768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1863 * Battle of Chancellorsville * Stonewall Jackson's arm amputated (historic) * 2 days before his death Inside pages have a wealth of column heads on the Civil War, some including; "The Battle of Chancellorsville" "Stonewall Jackson's Left Arm Amputated" "A Ball Also Passed Through His Right Hand" with more. This report is dated May 7. He actually died of his wounds on May 10. Other heads: "Our Troops in Camp After the Battle" "The Fresh Start" "Additional Lists of the Killed & Wounded" "The Stoneman Expedition". Another page has a small map of the Vicksburg vicinity with heads: "Investment of Jackson" "Operations of Gen. Grant Between Vicksburg and Jackson" with more. Twelve pages,... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:19

$57.00
174707

Rare FULL FRONT PAGE Civil War MAP / 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg 1863 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738125012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 5, 1863 * Rare full front map for display * Second Battle of Fredericksburg A terrific issue for display, as the entire front page -- from top to bottom -- is taken up with a huge map headed: "IMPORTANT MILITARY OPERATIONS IN VIRGINIA. The Seat of War from the Rappahannock to the Nansemond and Blackwater". The map has tremendous detail, showing from Harper's Ferry south to Hicksford and from Stanton east to the Chesapeake Bay. There is much Civil War reporting on the inside pages including heads: "The Latest from Gen. Hooker's Army" "The Second Battle of Fredericksburg" "Terrific Rebel Attack on the Extreme Right" and much more. Complete in 12 pages, very nice, displayable condition.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:16

$119.00
174824

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON MAP & Nathaniel Gordon Hanging 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392388468316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 22, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Slave trader Nathaniel Gordon execution The dominant feature is the large front page map headed: "THE DECISIVE BATTLE IN TENNESSEE". There is a wealth of front page column heads on the Civil War as well. The back page has an interesting report headed: "Execution of Captain Gordon" "History of the Slaver's Career" "His Attempt to Commit Suicide" "Shocking scene at the Execution" "Interesting Details of His Last Moments". A very detailed account taking over two columns. Nathaniel Gordon has the distinction of being the only American who was tried, convicted, & executed for being engaged in the slave trade. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2019 08:16

$77.00
174819

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Viewing Obsequies 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372742438859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral - Obsequies in Philadelphia * Hunt for John Wilkes Booth All columns on all eight pages are black-bordered for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Over half of the front page first column is taken up with heads including: "THE FUNERAL" "The Lying in State in Independence Hall, Philadelphia" "Scenes There Yesterday" "Immense Crowds of People Throughout the Day" "Several Women Faint & One Reported Killed" "The Lying in State at the City Hall" "Our Last Sad Rites" with more. Included within the lengthy text is a crude diagram of the funeral process showing the position of the "funeral car". Fine content inside as well including: "Sherman" "T... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2019 07:51

$124.99
174201

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 28, 1862 * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting Page 7 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Macbeth at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "...and last appearance but one of J. WILKES BOOTH. Shakespeare's great tragedy of Macbeth.." with just a bit more (see). His name is printed 3 more times in this advertisement. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$58.00
174196

ESCAPED FUGITIVE SLAVE Extradition Case of John Anderson MURDER 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352573660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 23, 1860 * Extradition case of John Anderson * Escaped slave charged w/ murder in Canada The top of the first column has: "Exciting News From the South" "Threatening State of Affairs in Charleston, S.C." "Anticipated Capture of the Forts by the Populace" "Important Consultation of the President with Southern Senators" "The Effect of the Crisis on the Laboring Classes" and more. Perhaps the most notable article in this issue is the page 4 item: "The Decision in the Toronto Fugitive Slave Case" which is the noted case of John Anderson, about which much is written on the internet. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$46.00
174090

PENSACOLA FL Florida & Nashville TN Tennessee Civil War MAPS 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392335894570

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 27, 1861 * Pensacola Florida - Fort Pickens * Nashville, Tennessee - new rebel capital The front page has two maps titled: "THE REPORTED FIGHT AT PENSACOLA" and "THE NEW REBEL CAPITAL", being a detailed view of Nashville & vicinity. Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT FROM THE GULF" "PROBABLE UNION VICTORY" "The Village Of Warrenton" "The Walls of Fort Pickens Reported Breached" "The New Capital of the Rebel Government" "Rebel Accounts from Port Royal" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:49

$59.00
173931

BOWLING GREEN KY Kentucky Confederate Stronghold Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326556342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, January 14, 1862 * Bowling Green, Kentucky map The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "THE REBEL STRONGHOLD IN KENTUCKY." with subhead: "Map of Bowling Green with the Surrounding Hills &I Fortifications--The Work Before General Buell." There are some ftpg. one column heads including: "The Burnside Expedition" "The Embarkation at Annapolis" "Arrival In Hampton Roads" "The Rebel Fortifications of Bowling Green" and a bit more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2019 15:06

$49.00
173920

MEMPHIS TENNESSEE TN Detailed Street Map & Corinth MS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326245448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 1, 1862 * Detailed street map * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi The front page is dominated by a rather large map headed: "THE CITY OF MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE" which has much detail including the naming of the streets. Beneath the map is: "Sketch Of Memphis and Vicinity" with detailed text as well. Various Civil War reports on inside pages. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2019 09:06

$46.00
173918

CAPTURE OF COLUMBIA William T. Sherman Civil War MAP South Flag 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326245134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1865 * Columbia SC - South Carolina Map * Robert E. Lee correspondence * Rare Confederate flag illustration The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "SHERMAN IN THE HEART OF SOUTH CAROLINA. Occupation of Columbia, the State Capital---Probable Evacuation of Charleston." Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War include: "SHERMAN" "Columbia Ours!" "Occupation of the Capital of South Carolina" "Beauregard Officially Announces that Sherman Reached the City on Feb. 17" "Charleston Is Being Evacuated" "The Rebels Admit that the Occupation of Columbia Necessitates the Fall of Charleston" "Rumored Capture of Augusta, Georgia" 'THE SOUTH" "Rumored Evacuation o... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2019 09:05

$62.00
173854

BATTLE OF FORT HENRY Tennessee River Civil War Ulysses S. Grant 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372698580494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 11, 1862 * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT FROM TENNESSEE" "Movements of the Union and Rebel Forces" "Additional Details of the Brilliant Affair at Fort Henry" "What The Rebels Think Of It" "Terrible Panic Among the Rebels in Tennessee" "THE BURNSIDE EXPEDITION" "The Fighting at Roanoke Island Still Going on at the Last Accounts" and more. Eight pages, a little light damp staining, nice condition..

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Ends July 28, 2019 07:28

$27.00
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
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
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
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