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183701

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln Slaves Free 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146610656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Oct. 4, 1862 * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln * Rare Southern California title Quite rare to find Civil War era newspapers from Los Angeles, which at the time had a population of less than 5,000. But the content is not just typical war-related reports. Page 2 begins with: "The President's Proclamation" which doesn't just have the full text of his historic document, but is prefaced with a quite lengthy editorial beginning: "Below, we give the proclamation lately issued by the President, declaring the slaves of the South free after the 1st of January next..." and so much more. Following this is the actual text of the Proclamation, which includes: "...That on the ... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:07

$490.00
183670

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Slaves Emancipated in Washington D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145550224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on page 10: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "Approval of the Bill Abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Names & Antecedents of the Emancipation Commissioners" and more. The document is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. The front pag has considerable reporting from Congress debating the bill for abolishing slavery in the District of Columbia. It is followed by: "The President's Policy Explained" which carries... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$115.00
183585

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidetial Election Troops Votes Return1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373140633004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 12, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Election among the troops Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Richmond" "the Soldiers' Vote in the Army of the James" "Mr. Lincoln's Majority 2,904" "SHENANDOAH" "Important Movement of the Rebel Forces" "Attempt to Flank Sheridan & Invade Maryland and Pennsylvania" "Our Army in Fine Condition & Ready to Meet the Enemy" "Mr. Lincoln the Choice of the Troops" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2020 11:00

$33.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:58

$825.00
183532

Rare PRO SLAVERY Confederate Columbus Ohio w/ BLACKS Question 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898660645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 9, 1865 * Rare pro-slavery publication From just after the end of the war, with war-related content in this pro-slavery newspaper including: "The Negro Question--Letter From Gen. Cox" "The Negro Holiday" "Facts Coming to Light" "Plot Among the Negroes" "Negro Equality in the South" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition. This title which 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 obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circulation in some cities. In 1863 the press was raide... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:57

$39.00
183450

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Virginia Battles 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133267504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 6, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..." (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:27

$35.00
183390

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890252049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has--and on the front page--a report somewhat inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It lists the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Near the bottom of the ftpg. is a single-column heading: "PROMOTION AND REWARD," which states: "Sergent Mason, Corporals Pettinger and Benedick, and Privates Benninger, Buffman and Parrott, captured by the rebels while attempting to destroy railroad bridges in Georgia, under orders from Gen. Mitchel, and who suffered most inhuman treatment at the ha... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:22

$230.00
183359

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ford's Theatre John Wilkes Booth ASSASSINATION in 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129814146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * John Wilkes Booth- Ford's Theatre This date was a Sunday, and only rarely were Sunday newspapers bound into volumes held by libraries. As such, this date is arguably more scarce than the issue of April 15. And when it comes to graphic appeal, I would suggest that this edition of the 16th surpasses that of the 15th. All columns on all 8 pages have black mourning rules for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Almost the entire first column of the front page is taken up with headlines on the assassination and the reaction of the nation, including: "OUR LOSS" "The Great National Calamity" "DEATH of the PRESIDENT" "Sad Details of the Terrible Event" "T... See More  

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:41

$1,765.00
183345

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Railway Act w/ Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817497

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Sept. 4, 1862 * Pacific Railway Acts * Transcontinental Railroad * President Abraham Lincoln * American Civil War era Most of the ftpg. and a bit of page 2 are taken up with the very historic; "Pacific Railroad Bill", actually the first of two (the 2nd in 1864) which would provide federal subsidies in land and loans for the construction of a transcontinental railroad across the United States. This first Pacific Railway Act (July 1, 1862) authorized the building of the railroad and granted rights of way to the Union Pacific to build westward from Omaha, Neb., and to the Central Pacific to build eastward from Sacramento, California. It has a great wealth of detail & is signed in... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:16

$68.00
183337

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Cumberland River Tennessee Victory 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887892785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 19, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson victory * Cumberland River - Tennessee Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Great Victory", "Additional Particulars of the Capture of Fort Donelson", "Graphic Description of the Sanguinary Fight", and more. Complete in eight pages. foxing more so near the margins, bit of staining near the middle

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:11

$28.00
183334

OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128813577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 25, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND ADVANCE" "Details of the Recent Army Movements" "Enemy Found to be Entrenched at Milford Station" "Rebels Driven Across the River" "General Butler's Army" "Butler's Disastrous Want of Skill" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:10

$28.00
183286

TRENT AFFAIR Slidell and Mason Diplomatic Incident - UK 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884124447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 18, 1861 * The Trent Affair * Slidell and Mason * Diplomatic incident Most of the front page is taken up with the latest news on Trent Affair. This was a diplomatic incident that threatened a war between the United States and the United Kingdom. The U.S. Navy illegally captured two Confederate diplomats from the British ship Trent. England protested vigorously. The United States ended the incident by releasing the diplomats. First column heads include: "SLIDELL AND MASON" "The Capture of the Rebel Commissioners at Sea" "Succinct History of Their Departure, Arrival at Havana, and Capture on Board the Trent" "The Legality of the Act" "Similar Cases if Invading Neutral Ships & Territory" and more. ... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:35

$32.00
183235

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882020307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., Jan. 19, 1861 * Rare antebellum title * Secession ? From this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city. Page 2 has a very lengthy article: "Read & Reflect - The Slaveholding and Non-Slaveholding Interests of the South A Unit". Also a call-to-arms bit headed: "FLAG RAISING!" "Secession And Southern Rights!!", plus "Sufferings o the Sioux Indians". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:08

$36.00
183187

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Election Victory Win Rpt. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373122203833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER, Baltimore, Nov. 9, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's election win (2nd) * Original Civil War reporting The ftpg. has some reports on the election, headed: "The Election - A Great Union Triumph" which includes: "Our returns s we write are fragmentary & incomplete, but there is no doubt of the result...The stream of Union gains is unremitting...Pennsylvania, without which McClellan had not the ghost of a chance of success, has gone for the Union..." with more on some results by state. There is then a lengthy chart of the: "Maryland Election" with voting results for Lincoln and for McClellan. There are many reports on the latest events in the Civil War. Four pages, large folio size, archivall... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 07:30

$45.00
183141

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373121163977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth Not only this event but this title remain among the most desired by collectors; a very significant event in American history reported by one of the most respected newspapers in the country. The first column heads tell it all: "AWFUL EVENT" "President Lincoln Shot by an Assassin" "The Deed Done at Ford's Theatre Last Night" "The Act Of A Desperate Rebel" "Details Of the Dreadful Tragedy". One can only imagine the horror of finding this report in the morning paper at a time when the nation should have been in celebration of the end of the Civil War. The report has much detail with various timed dispatches... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:26

$2,450.00
183683

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN Tennessee 1862 Kansas Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373146195471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, April 24, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing Page 2 has a report datelines: "From Pittsburg Landing, April 15, 1862" which is on the Battle of Shiloh as it was known in the North. A related article on the ftpg: "The First Honor Man at Pittsburg". Four pages, some loss at the spine does not affect either report, good condition.

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Ends August 19, 2020 08:13

$26.99
183678

Original NEW YORK TRIBUNE April 15, 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373146174637

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 15, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads relating to the Civil War are: "From Norfolk--Confederate Movements--Appearances of an Approaching Struggle... "Gen. Keyes's Proclamation--A Panic--Rebel Operations at Suffolk..." "The Siege of Vicksburg" "Another Warning to England" "The Reports of French Successes in Mexico" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends August 19, 2020 07:35

$24.99
183604

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation for Troops & Charleston County 1864 War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392903956067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 6, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Proclamation for more troops As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has: "Proclamation by the President" for a draft of 500,000 men, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also on the ftpg: "The Military Situation" and "The New Call for Troops". Other items in this issue include: "The Affair at Legareville, S.C." "A Plan of Harbor Defence" "General Pope's Campaign in Virginia" "The Cleanliness of Troops" "Comparative Strength of the North and South" "the Future of Our Navy" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice co... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2020 09:26

$34.99
183598

JOHN WILKES BOOTH American Actor Tragedian Theater AD 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392903920405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 17, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo below for the complete ad which notes: "...First appearance in New York of the young American tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH..." with a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely known to the world. Although there are many Civil War reports within these 8 pages, including a ba... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2020 08:31

$49.99
183596

Closing in on BATTLE OF ANTIETAM Sharpsburg MD w/ Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392903908600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1862 * Battle of Antietam close * Maryland Civil War map The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "THE PRESENT FIELD OF OPERATIONS" which shows from Hagerstown to Leesburg, with an inset of Harper's Ferry. First column heads include: "The Maryland Invasion" "Occupation of Leesburg by Our Troops" "Reported Battle at Harper's Ferry" "Great Slaughter of the Rebels" "Our Main Army Pressing On" "No Danger of an Invasion of Pennsylvania". This was just 2 days before the Battle of Antietam, with the town of Sharpsburg shown on the map. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2020 08:13

$44.99
183595

SECOND BATTLE OF CORINTH MS Mississippi & More Civil War MAP 1862 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392903905686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 7, 1862 * Second Battle of Corinth * Mississippi & Tennessee map The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In The South-West" with a detailed & lengthy caption. Among the front page war-related column heads are: "The Battle Of Corinth" "Great Victory By Rosecrans" "A Second Battle on Hatchie River" "The enemy Whipped Again" "Why we Should Strike Down Slavery" and more. At the back are the front page of the "Evening Edition of the Tribune" for both Oct. 7 and 8 with their own masthead and front page reporting. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2020 08:08

$44.99
183102

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Orange County Virginia LEE vs. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392875440238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 2, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run * Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "Success of the Advance Movement" "Crossing the Rapidan" "Sharp Engagement at Locust Grove" "He is Driven Back & Routed" "The Ground Literally Covered with them" "General Meade Prepares for a Grand Assault" "Flank Movement by General Warren" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 16, 2020 14:23

$28.00
183052

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116587597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 24, 1862 * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 5 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging. The ftpg. features a large & detailed map: "THE BOMBARDMENT OF ISLAND NO. 10. The Famous Island No. 10--Its Batteries and the Surrounding Rebel Fortifications and Gunboats--The Union Gunboats, Mortar Boats and Transports". Column heads include: "Important From Winchester, Va." "Battle Between Gen. Shields' Division and th... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:06

$147.00
183051

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116587209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 21, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky A terrific issue for display, as over half of the front page is dominated by two maps, one very large headed: "THE IMPORTANT VICTORY IN KENTUCKY." and the other headed: "The Rebel Zollicoffer's Stronghold On The Cumberland River." Plus, there are very nice first column heads including: "Brilliant Victory of the Union Troops in Kentucky" "Prolonged & Bloody Battle at Somerset" "Defeat & Flight of Zollicoffer's Rebel Army" "Hot Pursuit of the Flying Enemy" "The Route to East Tennessee Open" and more. Eight pages, even toning, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:06

$55.00
183050

Civil War NASHVILLE TN Tennessee Map & General Gordon Granger 1863 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392874207485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 12, 1863 * Nashville, Tennessee Civil War map The front page has a one column map showing the Nashville vicinity, with one column Civil War heads: "Impending Battle Near Nashville" "Skirmishes of the Contending Forces" "The Scene of Operations" "Sketch of General Granger" plus other war-related heads on the front page as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:05

$36.00
183049

CSS ALABAMA'S Gulf of Mexico Expeditionary Raid w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116584663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 16, 1863 * CSS Pirate Alabama w/ map The ftpg. features a map headed: "The Alabama's Escape From Martinique. The Harbor of Fort Royal, Martinique, Showing the Manner in which the Privateer Alabama Escaped the Blockade of the U.S. Steamer San Jacinto" shows the islands as well. The first column has related heads. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:05

$37.00
183048

BATTLE OF DOVER 2nd Fort Donelson Tennessee MAPS & More 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116584391

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 8, 1863 * Battle of Dover - Stewart County * 2nd Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Vicksburg Mississippi The front page has a map titled: "THE ATTACK ON FORT DONELSON". Also a smaller map also on the front page: "Scene of the Gallant Exploit" showing the area around Vicksburg. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Attack On Fort Donelson" "Repulse of the Rebels by the Union Forces" "Their Loss One Hundred Killed and Three Hundred Wounded" "Important From Vicksburg" "Affairs In New Orleans" and more. Eight pages, some foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:05

$44.00
183007

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ First Battle of Lexington MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392873848504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 23, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Lexington - Missouri 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, tiny piece torn away at bottom left blank corner, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 07:19

$28.00
182927

General BENJAMIN BUTLER & the Women of New Orleans 1862 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867673808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1862 * General Benjamin Butler * Women of New Orleans The front page is filled with various Civil War reports including some one column heads: "From Gen. M'Clellan's Army" "The Step in Advance Toward Richmond" "Gallantry of Our Troops" "Camp of the Rebels Occupied by Hooker's Men" "Corps of Gens. Fremont, Banks and McDowell Combined" "The Shenandoah Valley" "News From Memphis" and more. The prime content is the interesting front page text headed: "The Women and Gen. Butler" with items from Southern newspapers concerning the reaction to the very controversial address Butler made the previous month to the women of New Orleans, essentially considering them prostitutes and stating they would be t... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:14

$41.00
182925

BATTLE OF HANOVER COURT HOUSE Slash Church Virginia MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867672108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 29, 1862 * Battle of Hanover Court House, Virginia w/ map The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia" which shows from Harper's Ferry to Norfolk. Among the one column heads on the front page are: "The Battle at Hanover Court House" "Complete Rout of the Enemy" "His Loss Estimated at 1000" "From Gen. Halleck's Army" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:12

$48.00
182923

OPENING WEEK 1st Troops Called Post Fort Sumter Attack 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867671566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1861 * Opening week of the Civil War * Post Fort Sumter attack * Troops gathering Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR" "Extraordinary Enthusiasm Throughout the County" "Alacrity in Obeying the President's Call to Arms" "30 Men Killed at Fort Moultrie During the Battle" "Expected Secession of Virginia" and more. Some very nice content from the first week of the Civil War. Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:11

$32.00
182922

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109886515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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. 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 August 09, 2020 15:11

$37.00
182921

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War IRONCLADS 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867670827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 15, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSS Virginia) * Civil War ironclads Page 5 contains some nice one column heads on the Civil War: "The Damages To The Merrimac," "The Condition of the Minnesota," "The Merrimac Hemmed In," "The War In the South-West," "New Madrid Is Ours," "The Place Evacuated," "Skirmish With the Rebel Gunboats" and more. The back page has a nice map headed: "The Position at New Madrid" which shows portions of Missouri, Illinois, Tennessee, and Mississippi. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:10

$34.00
182901

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Letters to General George McClellan 1864 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867651892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Jan. 30, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln letters As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Most of the ftpg. is taken up with: "The Military Situation" reporting news from the various theaters of the war, and includes: "...Unimportant skirmishing is of almost daily occurrence northeast of Knoxville; and it is rumored that John Morgan, at the head of 5,000 cavalry, is about to make a movement to cut the communications between that city & Chattanooga, or for a raid in Kentucky..." with much more. Among the articles on the inside pages are: "Jack Tar & His Grog" "The Pay of Seamen" "Staff Officers &... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:52

$28.00
182893

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky & Roanoke Island NC 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109785818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * Roanoke Island, North Carolina The back page has a map headed: "Plan Of The Battle of Mill Spring (Logan's Cross-Roads), Near Somerset, Ky., January 9, 1862". The bkpg. also has column heads: "The Battle of Mill Spring" "Additional Incidents of the Battle" "The Flight of the Rebels" "More Prisoners, Artillery & Horses Taken" "Official Reports of Officers Engaged" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:48

$30.00
182831

MEXICO City French Occupy MAP Vicksburg MS Port Hudson 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107413481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 29, 1863 * Front Page Map of Mexico * Port Hudson MS * Vicksburg, Mississippi The front page. has a large map headed: "THE FRENCH IN MEXICO. Operations of the French Army--The Route of the Troops from Vera Cruz to the Mexican Capital" with related front page heads as well. There are also front page Civil War reports including: "Rebel Army Under General Joe Johnston Marching to Vicksburg" "Vicksburg & Port Hudson to be Held at All Hazards" "Another Impending Battle" and more. Additional Civil War reports on the inside and back pages. Eight pages, nice condition, very minor loss to a lower spine corner affecting nothing.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:37

$28.00
182810

KINSTON NC Battle of Wyse Fork North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nears End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107400980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 13, 1865 * Final month of the Civil War * Kinston NC North Carolina (Wyse Fork) * Confederacy down to their last hope Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Important From North Carolina" "A Battle Reported Near Kinston on Wednesday" "A Victory Claimed Over Our Forces" "The Gallantry of the Union Troops Acknowledged" "Reports of Scouts" "Rumored Union Victories in South Carolina" "Cheatham & Johnston Get 'Awfully Whipped' " "General Sherman at Cheraw" "The Slave-Arming Question..." and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:22

$35.00
182792

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Lee vs. Grant w/ Virginia MAPS 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865276146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 8, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness w/ maps * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The ftpg. is dominated by a quite large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT OPERATIONS ON JAMES RIVER. Major General Butler's Landing on the South Side of the River---The Approaches to the Rebel Capital." There is much related text & column headlines concerning this, the Battle of the Wilderness, including: "ONWARD TO RICHMOND!" "Complete Surprise of the Rebels by Major General Butler" "Splendid Success of the Operation" "The Reported Battle of the Wilderness" "Success of Gen. rant in His Operations" and much more. Additionally, the back page features a nice map headed: "THE BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS. Sc... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:46

$78.00
182791

Siege BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Gunboats Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 17, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson - Tennessee The front page features a nice & detailed map titled: "FORT DONELSON, TENN. The Scene of General Grant & Commodore Foote's Latest Achievement". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON"; "Details of Three Days Desperate Fighting"; "Terrific Fire of the Enemy on the Union Gunboats"; "Desperate Courage of the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$67.00
182790

FORT HINDMAN MAP & Diagram Arkansas Post & St. Charles Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 25, 1863 * Fort Hindman Arkansas captured * Map w/ fort diagram * St. Charles & more The front page features a map titled: "THE CAPTURE OF FORT HINDMAN" Also on the ftpg. is a diagram titled: "Inside Of Fort Hindman" with much detail. Among the one column ftpg. headlines on the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT FROM ARKANSAS" "Operations on the White River" "Capture of St. Charles, Duval's Bluff and Des Arc" "Investment of Fort Hindman by Gen. McClernand's Army" "Splendid Operations of the Army of the Mississippi" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$54.00
182782

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107088410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1865 * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination A very historic issue with the front page, first column heads: "BOOTH'S END" "The Shooting of the Assassin of the President" "The Flight and Desperate Resistance" "He is Traced Through the Swamps of Maryland and Virginia and Burned Out of a Barn" "He Refuses to Surrender and is Shot" "The Body In Washington" "Harrold Captured and in Irons" "Full Details of the Pursuit and Captures" and even more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:42

$262.00
182773

BATTLE OF AQUIA CREEK Union Navy Gunboats Batteries Civil War MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107084365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 1, 1861 * Battle of Aquia Creek Civil War map * Union Navy gunboats vs. Confederate batteries * One of the first battles of the war The ftpg. is filled with ads. The back page has a war map headed: "Acquia Creek And Its Environs". Also a notable report: "Virginia Votes For Secession" and other war-related items. Page 5 has a nice stack of column heads: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Stampede of Slaves from Maryland and Virginia" "Gen. Lee At Manassas Junction" "with much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, the horizontal fold causes some perforation to the back leaf, minor foxing.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:33

$38.00
182772

CIVIL WAR BEGINNING Post Fort Sumter Attack TROOPS on the March 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * Post Fort Sumter attack * Troops on the march The first column has a great stack of war-related headlines on the beginning events of the Civil War including: "THE WAR" "The 7th Regiment in Washington" "Jefferson Davis and Gen. Beauregard in Richmond" "Arrangements for an Attack on the National Capital" "35,000 Rebel Troops on the March" "Necessity for More Northern Troops" "Interviews Between Marylanders & the President" "Kentucky Will Remain Neutral" "News From Fort Pickens" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:33

$88.00
182771

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War Ironclads 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 14, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSSVirginia) * Civil War ironclads clash A significant issue reporting one of the most famous naval battles of the 19th century: the Monitor vs. the Merrimac. It ushered in "modern" naval engineering with the use of iron-clad vessels. One column heads on the back page include: "THE GREAT NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report Of The Affair" "The Maiden Cruise Of The Monitor" "Rebel Accounts of their Losses and Damages" with the text taking 3 1/2 columns with considerable detail. Included is an official report received by the Navy Department about the Rebel attacks at Newport News, mentioning in part: "...I arrived o... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:32

$159.00
182760

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG About to Start & Hartsville TN 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107081026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York City, December 12, 1862. * Burnside captures major Virginia city * Battle of Fredericksburg close * General Burnside vs. Robert E. Lee * Battle of Hartsville - 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: "Army Of The Potomac" "Capture Of Fredericksburg By Gen. Burnside" "Terrific Bombardment of the City""A Battle Expected To-day" "The War In Tennessee" "The War In Arkansas" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:27

$38.00
182741

BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas Virginia 1st Major Conflict 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865251427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, July 20, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas VA Virginia * 1st major battle of the American Civil War The top of page 2 has reports from the very beginning of the Bull Run battle with: "From Bull's Run" "No Further Battle Yet" "The Rebel Force Increased". Also: "The Prisoners from Bull's Run" "Later From the Seat of War" "U.S. Troops Concentrating" "From the West" and more. Four pages, a few discrete archival mends at margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:14

$29.00
182706

CIVIL WAR ENDING Fall of Richmond Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863979581

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO TRIBUNE, April 6, 1865 * Fall of Richmond, Virginia * Last days of the Civil War The front page has some notable column headlines on the closing moments of the Civil War with: "FROM RICHMOND" "Sheridan Close Upon Lee's Heels" "Grant Confident of Capturing or Destroying Lee's Army" "Complete Details of the Occupation" "Lee's Entire Loss About 45,000" "The Great Victory" and more. Page 2 has: "The Capture of Richmond" "The Splendid Charge of General Wright's Corps". As evidence that crass commercialization is nothing new, see the ftpg. ad by a store headed: "Fall of Richmond!" Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, margin tears at the right side, minor fold wear.

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Ends August 06, 2020 08:01

$74.00
182635

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Galveston 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators - assassins * Galveston, Texas surrenders This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON FRIDAY" "THE REBELS IN CANADA" "A PLEA FOR ARNOLD" "LATER FROM TEXAS" "Official Announcement of the Surrender of Galveston" "All The Texan Ports In Our Possession" "END OF THE BLOCKADE" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:47

$62.00
182634

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the assassins - conspirators This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON MONDAY" "ARGUMENT OF REVERDY JOHNSON" "MR. STONE'S DEFENSE OF HARROLD" "A Plea for Arnold and O'Laughlin" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:46

$52.00
182463

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392853031181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 29, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky The entire front page is taken up with ads. The back page contains various Civil War news and has a battle map headed: "Map Of The Battle-Field and Surroundings" showing the area around Somerset & Mill Spring, Kentucky. Among the column heads are: "The Battle at Mill Spring" "Additional Rebel Accounts" "Gen. Crittenden Reported Safe" "Reported Secret Movement of Gen. Buell" and a bit more. There is additional Civil War reporting on pages 4 & 5 including: "The War For The Union" "The Indian Battles in the Cherokee Country" "The Rebels Whipped Three Times" and a bit more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:53

$35.00
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