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JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Inauguration 1862 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927355214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 25, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inauguration * President of the Confederacy * Nashville, Tennessee map The front page features a nice map of: "THE CITY OF NASHVILLE" which includes the city streets (see). But of most significance is the ftpg. report headed: "Inauguration of Jeff. Davis as President of the Bogus Confederacy" "Scenes and Ceremonies of the Occasion" and "Inaugural Address of Davis". This coverage takes two full columns on the ftpg. Other Civil War reporting on the front page and inside pages. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, various wear at the margins with some minor margin loss, not affecting text, a few archival mends inside..

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:38

$164.00
159076

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR - Marietta & Kingston GA Georgia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926656031

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 2, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor * U.S. Grant vs. R.E. Lee * Marietta & Kingston, Georgia * General William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Arkansas" "Atrocities of the Guerrillas" "Union Men Wantonly Murdered" "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Gen. Grant in Complete Connection with his New Base" "They Entertain Fears for the Safety of Lee's Army" "Rebel Cavalry Routed at All Points" "The Victory Near Kingston, Ga." "Important From Gen. Sherman" "Gen. Thomas Occupies Marietta" "The Rebel Army Disorganized" & so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:49

$29.00
159075

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136461334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 21, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg, Virginia * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "BEFORE PETERSBURG" "The Enemy Driven Back on the Left" "All Their Charges Unsuccessful" "Georgia" "Charleston" "New Orleans" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:48

$28.00
159074

BATTLE OF ATLANTA w/ General James B. McPherson Killed 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136459980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 25, 1864 * Battle of Atlanta - Georgia * James B. McPherson death Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Operations Before Petersburg" "Gen. Sherman Still Fighting In Front of Atlanta" "Major-General McPherson Killed" "The Enemy Beaten In Open Field" "Guerrilla Raid In Kentucky" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:46

$28.00
159071

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Order for Colored Soldiers 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926654014

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BANGOR DAILY WHIG & COURIER, Maine, Aug. 3, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln order * Protection of captured colored soldiers The ftpg. has a column headed: "From the Army of the Potomac--Moseby Makes a Raid on Fairfax Court House--Another Battle in Arkansas..." & more. Pg. 3 has nice column heads: "Important Order form the President" "Protection For our Colored Soldiers" which has the notable document signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also: "Rebel Prisoners Will be Treated Precisely as They Treat Ours" "A Fierce Cavalry Fight Near Culpepper" "CHARLESTON!" and more (see). Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:43

$34.00
159067

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrilla Leader & Jeffersno Davis Confined 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136453288

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 24, 1865 * John S. Mosby * Jefferson Davis The ftpg. has: "Mosby And His Guerrillas" "Letter From Richmond - The Conquerors and the Conquered" & more. Pg. 4 has; "Jeff Davis Disposed Of--He is Confined at Fortress Monroe" "The Conspiracy Trial" and more. Eight pages, minor loss at margins does not affect type, good condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:34

$29.00
159032

Rare FULL FRONT PAGE Civil War MAP & Battle of Carnifex Ferry WV 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135386711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 12, 1861 * Rare full front page map * Battle of Carnifex Ferry The entire front page is taken up with a huge and very detailed map headed: "THE NATIONAL BATTLE GROUND. The Armies of the Potomac--Encampments of Over 300,000 Armed Men--Scene of the Coming Decisive Conflict" which shows from Washington, D.C. & Alexandria, northwest to Buckeystown, Point of Rocks, and Leesburg, with the Bull Run battlefield to the southwest. Very rare to find an entire front page taken up with a map. War reporting is inside. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, small tape mend on page 2, generally in very nice condition. Great for display.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:02

$125.00
158904

CSS MANASSAS 1st Ironclad Ship of Confederacy w/ Print 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131293719

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 7, 1862 * CSS Manassas ironclad ship War reports are found on pages 4 & 5 with column heads including: "The War For The Union" 'The Abolition of Slavery in the District" "The Confiscation Bill" "The Rebel Blockade Run" "The Latest About the Merrimac" "Rebel Force on the Peninsula" "The Advance Upon Yorktown" and much more. Page 6 has a print of: "Hollins's Gunboat the 'Manassas' or 'Turtle' " with very descriptive text. This was the first ironclad built for the Confederacy (see hyperlink for more). More war reporting on the back page as well. Eight pages, some printing creases on the back page, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 13:52

$37.00
158854

CIVIL WAR Battles of Spotsylvania C.H. & Rocky Face Ridge Georgia 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922754504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Battle of Rocky Face Ridge - Georgia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Dalton Ours" "Retreat of the Rebel Army Under Joe Johnston--The Place Occupied by Gen. Sherman on Thursday" "BEYOND THE PO" "Utter Defeat of the Rebels Under Lee" "The Enemy In Full Retreat" "The Whole of Our Grand Army in Pursuit" & so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:31

$32.00
158853

BATTLE OF ATLANTA & Last Confederate Northern Invasion 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922753890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 28, 1864 * Battle of Atlanta - Georgia * Last Northern raid by the rebels Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SECOND INVASION" "The Force Of the Enemy" "The Campaign" "The Late Battles in Front of Atlanta" "Reported Death of Gen. Hood" "Rebel Loss, 12,000" "Depredations of Guerillas in Missouri" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:30

$28.00
158852

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Robert E. Lee vs. U.S. Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372130528647

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 7, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness - Virginia * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Richmond Campaign" "Lee Still Falling Back" "Gen. Grant Reported to Have Flanked the Rebel Army" "Lee En Route for Hanover Court House" "Grant Out of the Wilderness" "How The Rebels Expect to Gain Texas & What they Intend to Do With It" "Gen. Butler Gibbeted" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:29

$28.00
158851

Original 1864 BATTLE OF RESACA Georgia & Spotsylvania Court House Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922752769

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 17, 1864 * Battle of Resaca - Georgia * Spotsylvania Court House Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Grant Campaign" "Both Armies Resting" "Gens. Meade & Wright Almost Prisoners" "Fort Darling" "Good News from Gen. Butler's Army..." "From The West" "A Battle at Resaca--Our Loss 3,000--Gen. Sherman Has the Rebels in a Tight Place..." & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:28

$28.00
158850

Original 1864 Civil War BATTLE OF NORTH ANNA Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372130527436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 27, 1864 * Battle of North Anna - Virginia * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Position of the Two Great Armies in Virginia" "Lee's Forces Concentrating" "His Army Estimated to be 175,000 Strong" "A Battle Imminent" "Lee Will Fight Before Falling Back to the South Anna" "Highly Important" "General Sherman's Advance--Atlanta Reported to Have Been Flanked..." & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:27

$29.00
158845

Original & Rare Civil War Era 1861 DAVENPORT IA "Iowa's Front Porch" Midwestern


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922749505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, November 6, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:19

$32.00
158805

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921882081

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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" (see). 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 December 07, 2017 15:33

$47.00
158804

First Battle of Rappahannock Station Civil War MAP Stonewall Jackson 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372129649706

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1862 * First Battle of Rappahannock Station * General Stonewall Jackson The front page features a large Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In Virginia" (see). Nice column heads on the war include: "The War In Virginia" 'The Intentions of Gen. Lee" "The Junction of the Armies" & more. Eight pages, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2017 15:32

$48.00
158627

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates w/ Winchester 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372123530868

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 29, 1864 * Final Northern invasion * Battle of Winchester Among the many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SECOND INVASION" "Details of the Battle of Winchester" "Alarm Among the People of Maryland" "Gen. Sherman Holding his New Position" "President Lincoln's Ultimatum" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:30

$29.00
158626

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN & Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372123530063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 16, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * Second Battle of Petersburg begins Among the many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "From Gen. Sherman's Army" "Our Lines Advancing on Keneshaw" "Complete Details of Gen. Grant's Great Movement" "Reported Capture of Fort Darling" "Reported Astonishment of Lee" "The Evacuation of Richmond Discussed by the Rebels" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:29

$29.00
158625

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Second Nomination for President Speech 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917395170

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 10, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Second nomination speech Among the many ftpg. column heads relating to the Civil War are: "Mr. Lincoln Congratulated on his Renomination" which includes a speech by Lincoln (see). Also: "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Severe Orders by Gen. Meade" "Morgan's Raid in Eastern Kentucky" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:27

$39.00
158623

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Message & Battle of North Anna GRANT 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917392958

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 26, 1864 * Battle of North Anna - Virginia * Abraham Lincoln message Among the many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "ON TO RICHMOND" "Lee Reported Hastily Retreating" "Lee Drawn Out of his Intrenchments" "He Tries to Frighten the Negro Troops into Surrender" "One Half of Beauregard's Forces Join Gen. R.E. Lee" "A Message From the President" concerning the French in Mexico, signed: Abraham Lincoln. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:24

$34.00
158621

1864 Civil War Newspaper BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA General Ulysses S. Grant QUOTE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917390079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 13, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania VA Virginia * General Robert E. Lee * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's famous quote The front page has nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "THE GREAT STRUGGLE" "More Magnificent Fighting" "Lee Reported Retreating with Heavy Losses" "Deadliest Battles of History" "Sherman Drives the Enemy to Buzzard Roost" and much more. The first report of the ftpg. is a dispatch from General Grant which includes the famous quote: "...I propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer. The government is sparing no pains to support him." (see) Great to have this quote on the front page. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:21

$78.00
158410

SECOND BATTLE OF BULL RUN #2 Manassas VA Virginia 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116252321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FARMERS' CABINET, Amherst, New Hampshire, Aug. 2, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run # 2 * Manassas, Virginia * Confederate victory Over two columns of the ftpg. are taken up with: "Second Battle At Bull's Run" "Its Fight, Fright, and Flight" "By an Eye-Witness" with much text as well as a few crude diagrams of the battle (see). There is more related content on pg. 3 headed: "The Great Bull Run Battle" and "Correspondence from the Second New Hampshire Regiment". Four pages, mild wear at the two folds, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:52

$48.00
158407

Post ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination - Conspirators Arrested & More 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913260889

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, May 4, 1865 * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination * John Wilkes Booth body * Hunt for Jefferson Davis Page 2 begins with a lengthy article headed: "The Authors of the Assassination". Other pg. 2 articles: "A Monument to Mr. Lincoln" "Jeff. Davis's Specie Lost" "Mr. Lincoln's Remains at Springfield" "Arrest of Rebel Sympathizers" and other items. The other pages are mostly taken up with advertisements. Four pages, various small archival mends at margins, good condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:45

$48.00
158405

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Election Victory 1st Report 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116238106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 9, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln elected president (2nd term) * 1st report plus Civil War reporting A very significant & displayable issue on Lincoln's second election as President, with the top of the first column having heads including: "THE VICTORY" "Lincoln Re-Elected" "He Has Nearly All The States" "All New England For Him" "New-York Close But Pretty Sure" "New Jersey For McClellan" "Pennsylvania Union on Home Vote" "Delaware And Maryland Union" "The West All Right" "Copperheads Nowhere." Most of the balance of the ftpg. is taken up with charges of votes by ward, plus results in other towns as well. Complete in 8 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:41

$410.00
158391

General BUTLER'S GENERAL ORDER NO. 28 New Orleans Women 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913249735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1862 * General Benjamin Butler * Infamous Order # 28 * New Orleans' Women The front page contains the "infamous" General Order #28 from General Butler concerning harassment of his soldiers by the women of New Orleans, in which he threatens to prosecute such "...as a woman of the town plying her avocation.". (see) The first column heads even mention this controversial order: "An Explanation of Gen. Butler's Order About the Treatment of Women" with the text noting: "...A municipal regulation of the city of New Orleans punishes with imprisonment in the Calaboose any women of the town found in the streets after nightfall, or who may converse from the windows of their ho... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:22

$49.00
158387

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War w/ MAP 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913247453

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD WEEKLY EDITION, New York, March 15, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSSVirginia) * Civil War ironclads w/ map The ftpg. is dominated by a nice map headed: "THE NAVAL BATTLE IN HAMPTON ROADS. Map of Fortress Monroe, Norfolk, and Portsmouth, Showing the Position of the Vessels engaged in the late Fight". The ftpg. has a report concerning the historic battle of the ironclads: "...The Merrimac was first seen from Fortress Monroe at 1 1/4 o'clock...the first shot was fired from the Cumberland. The Merrimac fired two shots in reply..." with more. Pg. 4 has a nice article: "The Naval Battle In Hampton Roads" with more on the Monitor & M... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:18

$215.00
158383

CIVIL WAR Closing Events re. Lincoln's Assassination Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116208195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 26, 1865 * Closing events on the Civil War * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Pages 2 & 3 have some nice items relating to the end of the Civil War with: "The Distinguished Traitors" 'Kirby Smith in a Tight Place" "More Testimony Against Dr. Mudd" "Preparations for Blowing Up Libby Prison" "More Evidence Against Mrs. Surratt" "Malignity of the Rebels in Canada" and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:11

$28.00
158380

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913242960

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

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:07

$59.00
159159

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Day of Thanksgiving Proc. & Jeff. Davis Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391928497304

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 23, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln Thanksgiving Proclamation The ftpg. begins with: "Death of Samuel Medary" with an additional six ftpg. articles with similar headlines. He was the editor of this newspaper and a former governor of Ohio. Other items include: "The Result of the Presidential Election" with the votes per state; "Official Orders by the President-- The Resignation of Gen. McClellan Accepted..." "Peace on the Basis of the Extermination of Slavery" "Lincoln Congratulated--He Speaks". "Message of President Davis" takes over a full page and is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "Proclamation of Thanksgiving" is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This intere... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2017 07:38

$59.99
159158

FIRST BATTLE OF KERNSTOWN Virginia & New Bern NC PRO CONFEDERATE 1862 Civil War


eBay Auction Item # 372139240178

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, April 2, 1862 * Battle of Kernstown * New Bern, North Carolina Among the articles in this issue are: "The Battle In The Virginia Valley" "Parson Brownlow" "Gwen. Buell on the Fugitive Question--His Policy Concerning the Colored Person" "The Battle of Newbern--Gen. Burnside's Official Report to the War Dept." "War News of the Week" "Andrew Johnson's Appeal to the People of Tennessee" and much more. This interesting title was described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South". It 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 obnoxio... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2017 07:33

$32.00
159139

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391927932464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away At first I thought this was a damaged issue, lacking the back leaf, but upon examination with a "regular" 4 page edition (see our item 639616) I find this issue was printed as such. This is a single sheet edition containing the front page of the regular edition, and on the reverse is text identical to page 4 of the regular edition. So essentially here is a sheet with pages 1 and 4, obviously printed as such as typically pg. 2 would be on the reverse of the front page. The top of the back page has the report of Lee surrendering to Grant at A... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 11:56

$224.99
158316

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Robert E. Lee's Pennsylvania Invasion 1863 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391912406552

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 18, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg - Pennsylvania * Robert E. Lee's Northern invasion Although not expected in this scientific journal, page 3 does contain a report mentioning the battle of Gettysburg although lacking the detail expected in a daily newspaper (see). Under the heading: "Major-General George Gordon Meade", a portion of the report includes: "...Meade...put it in rapid motion towards Gettysburgh, Pennsylvania, at which place the rebels under General Lee were in large force, 'flushed with the pride of successful invasion'. In a series of brilliant...battles...and continuing three days, desperate charges were repeatedly made by the enemy...the br... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 07:06

$88.00
159083

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372137084942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 15, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House An inside page has over a full column taken up with a report headed: "THE GREAT VICTORY" which is an editorialized report concerning the surrender of General Robert E. Lee to General U.S. Grant at Appomattox (see). The report concludes with: "The surrender of Lee, with his whole army, is a fitting conclusion of the masterly generalship of Grant and the splendid fighting of his noble army." Interesting to find this report in a scientific journal, but it reflects the great significance of this event that it would be reported in this title. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends November 22, 2017 07:41

$69.99
158087

Rare 1st Southern ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Richmond Virginia 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107588568

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND WHIG, Virginia, April 17, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * From capital of the Confederacy (post) * 1st Southern newspaper to report Once the capital of the Confederacy fell to the North in early April the Yankees also took over the press and continued printing newspapers. This is an early issue (#12) of this "union occupation" newspaper with page 4 coverage of Lincoln's assassination. According to the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (see Wikipedia/web-search for more), the Whig was the first newspaper in the South to print the news of the assassination. It is particularly noteworthy that this is the very first report of the assassination in Richmond, the Conf... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 08:21

$1,600.00
157984

BATTLE OF NORTH ANNA Hanover County Virginia Grant vs. Lee w/ MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391905448905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1864 * Battle of North Anna w/ map * Hanover County, Virginia * Grant's Overland Campaign Most of the middle section of the front page is taken up with a large Civil War map headed: "THE MOVEMENTS IN VIRGINIA. The Flanking Operations of Grant--The Line of the Pamunkey" (see). The first column headlines include: "GRANT!" "The March of the Army of the Potomac" 'Lee Apparently Bothered by Grant's Flank Movements" "Appearance of the Country & Crops Along the Line of March" "The Rebel Assault on the Fifth Corps" and a bit more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2017 13:52

$53.00
157855

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG Close Ambrose Burnside 1862 Old Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903409307

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 1, 1862 * Fredericksburg Virginia map * General Ambrose Burnside The front page features a close up map headed: "The Opposing Armies On The Rappahannock" showing positions of Lee's and Burnside's armies. Much related ftpg. war news as well, with the entire ftpg. consumed with war reports. Column heads include: "Important Operations In Front" "Brilliant Reconnaissance in Force by Gen. Stahel" "The Enemy Encountered at Snicker's Gap & at Berryville" "Total Rout of The Rebels" "From The Army Of The Potomac" and much more (see for some). Additional war reporting on the inside pages. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition..

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:35

$51.00
157725

BATTLE OF NEW BERN Neuse River North Carolina NC MAP Civil War 1862 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372094764539

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 19, 1862 * Battle of New Bern Very unusual for this scientific journal to have most of the front page taken up with a nice map captioned: "Map Of The Battle of Newbern" with the balance of the page consumed with a related article. The map shows some detail of the New Bern vicinity including the various ships in the Neuse River (see). A very nice, displayable issue & rare to find a Civil War map on the ftpg. of this periodical. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends November 02, 2017 15:04

$54.00
157695

Original NEW YORK TIMES Civil War Era w/ General Ulysses S. Grant 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391899264760

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 18, 1864 * General Ulysses S. Grant Among the ftpg. one column heads are: "Gen. Grant's Army" "2500 Head of Cattle Captured by the Rebels" "'Our Cavalry in Pursuit" "From Atlanta" "From the Trenches" "Medals of Honor for the Brave" "General Sherman's Congratulatory Order..." and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2017 15:32

$28.00
157577

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Early Baseball 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391895966122

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1865 * Andersonville prison * Henry Wirz trial * Early baseball The front page has: "ANDERSONVILLE. The Wirz Trial Yesterday" and more. Page 5 has a rare report of a baseball game on the White House lawn, under: "The Field--Base Ball" which begins: "The base ball tournament was continued today in the rear of the Presidential Mansion..." with much commentary on the fine fielding of each club, including: "...O'Brien never fielded better than in this game He took every ball that came to him and made some excellent fly-catches...". Included is the box score. Eight pages, some minor printing creases, very nice condition.

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Ends October 27, 2017 07:35

$48.00
157535

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky - P.T. Barnum NUTT Ad 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372087570600

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 3, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * P.T. Barnum ad w/ Commodore Nutt The front page has Civil War reporting with column heads including; "The Campaign In Kentucky" "The Victory At Mill Spring" "Part Taken in the Engagement by the Tenth Indiana" "Names of the Killed & Wounded" "Documents Found in the Rebel Camp" "Affairs on the Lower Potomac" "News From Fortress Monroe" and more. Also of interest is a page 5 full column advertisement for: "Barnum's American Museum" which includes 4 illustrations focused on P.T. Barnums's latest attraction, the midget Commodore Nutt (see). Eight pages, light water stain at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2017 07:25

$28.00
157514

BATTLE OF YORKTOWN ENDS w/ Capture in Virginia VA Civil War 1862 Newspaper MAP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391894683285

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 5, 1862 * Battle or Siege of Yorktown Va Virginia * General George B. McClellan The front page features a quite large war map titled: THE EVACUATION OF YORKTOWN, The Flight of the rebel Army---Strategic Points Around Yorktown and Richmond". There is also a smaller page 5 map titled: "BRILLIANT AFFAIR NEAR CORINTH". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Yorktown Evacuated" "Flight of the Rebel Army" "Capture of Gloucester" "The Chickahominy" "Important from Corinth" "Splendid Affair at Farmington, Mississippi" "The Entire Camp Captured" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:48

$49.00
157513

FORT FISHER Wilmington NC North Carolina Adm. Porter 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372086541086

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 30, 1864 * Fort Fisher attacked * David Dixon Porter * Wilmington NC North Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the first column Civil War heads are: "WILMINGTON" "The Attack On Fort Fisher" "Official Report from Admiral Porter" which is quite lengthy & detailed & signed by him in type: David D. Porter, Rear Admiral; "The Terrific Fire of the Fleet" "The Guns of the Fort Completely Silenced" and more (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:47

$29.00
157510

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison Anna Elizabeth Dickinson 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391894681954

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Feb. 12, 1864 * Rare anti-slavery Civil War era title * Anna Elizabeth Dickinson at Congress Page four has content concerning Anna Elizabeth Dickinson and her speech before Congress on January 16, 1864 being the first speech made on the floor of Congress by a woman. Three separate but related articles are present: one officially recognizes her donation of the proceeds of her lecture to the National Freedman's Relief Society of the District of Columbia; another gives details of several resolutions to recognize her for her efforts; and the third gives details concerning her lecture give a few days earlier at the Cooper Institute where she repeated the speech given befo... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:43

$159.00
157489

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates vs. U.S. Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391893058115

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 17, 1864 * 3rd and final Northern invasion * General Ulysses S. Grant Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "The Rebel Invasion" "Skirmishing With the Enemy's Rear Guard" "Gen. Grant's Plans for Capturing the Invaders" "The Fight Near Jackson, Miss." "The Rebels Repulsed in All of the Engagements" and much more. Eight pages, a few archival mends at inside margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 22, 2017 14:28

$28.00
157488

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Proclamation 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391893055203

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 24, 1861 * Jefferson Davis signed in type * Confederate president proclamation Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT REBELLION" "Active Preparations for Immediate Operations" "Arrival of Troops from Baltimore & Annapolis" "Jeff Davis' Message to the Rebel Congress" which takes over 2 columns & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "Comments on the Message of Jeff. Davis" "Frightful Mortality Among the Rebel Troops" & more. Eight pages, few minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends October 22, 2017 14:25

$32.00
157410

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant v Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891673720

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign One of the nicer front pages from the Civil War with two-thirds of the first column taken up with heads: "ONWARD ! " "Victory At All Points" "Interesting Telegram From Gen. Grant..." "The Enemy are Obstinate & Seem to Have Found the Last Ditch" "Brilliant Conduct of Hancock's Corps" "The Danville Road to Go Next" "The Retreat of Lee's Army" "Our Forces In Close Pursuit" and more (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2017 11:43

$37.00
157391

Historic GETTYSBURG ADDRESS Abraham Lincoln's Speech 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372080824312

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING BULLETIN, San Francisco, California, Dec. 18, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Gettysburg Address at battlefield cemetery One of the more popular and successful newspapers of the West Coast from during the Civil War. And page 2 prints one of the most famous speeches in American history, the Gettysburg Address. It is headed: "President Lincoln's Address at Gettysburg" and has nice prefacing comments, mostly about the address of the featured speaker, Edward Everett. Portions include: "The consecration of the Soldiers' Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pa., took place on the 19th of November...The oration of Edward Everett was, as all hs orations are, exceedingly appropriate and elegant. I... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2017 15:16

$775.00
157390

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891196197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, July 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War Fully half of the front page is taken up with very fine, detailed accounts headed: "THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG" "Details and Incidents of the Fight". This carries over to take a full column on pg. 2. Page 2 also has a ice editorial headed: "The Glorious Victory" on the battle. Other pg. 2 items "The Morning's Topics which begins: "Reliable reports...confirm previous intimations that the whole of Lee's army is in full retreat towards the Potomac..." Also: "Latest From Meade's Army" and "The War". Page 3 has nice column heads: "LEE'S RETREAT" "Meade's Whole Army Moving" '... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2017 15:14

$485.00
157335

CIVIL WAR Battles of Spotsylvania & the Wilderness PRINTS 1864 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391890517193

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 4, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania * Battle of the Wilderness * Civil War era original prints The full ftpg. shows: "...The Rebel Generals Bradley, Johnson and E. Stuart Taken to the Rear by Negro Cavalry." Prints inside include: "Battle of Spottsylvania Court House" "The Fairfield House, at Fairfield, Connecticut"; half of the doublepage centerfold shows: "The War in Virginia--Battle of the Wilderness". A fullpg: "Sketch on the Line of 2nd Corps at the Battle of the Wilderness". Sixteen pages, never-trimmed margins, foxing & some dirtiness mainly to the edges, wear at the margins with margin tears, a bit irregular at the spine.

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:13

$47.00
157272

ROBERT E. LEE Becomes Commander-in-Chief Jefferson Davis1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372076725899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 28, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Commander-in-Chief * Jefferson Davis Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Rebel Sources" "The Appointment of General-In-Chief--Jeff. Davis's Views On the Matter" which is concerning Robert E. Lee, with the lengthy message signed in type: Jefferson Davis (see). Also: "The Rebel Iron-Clad Raid" "The Peace Bubble" "Result of Mr. Blair's Mission" "He Admits It to be 'A Failure' " and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2017 08:28

$34.00
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