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176068

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN Tennessee w/ MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372811990490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh w/ map * Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The front page features a map titled: "THE FIELD OF CONFLICT IN THE SOUTHWEST" showing portions of Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee and Alabama. Among the one column headlines on the war are: "THE BATTLE OF PITTSBURGH" "Important Particulars of the Terrible Struggle" "The Fight Continued Through Two Days" "Final Defeat and Flight of the Rebels" "OPERATIONS ON THE MISSISSIPPI" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 21, 2019 11:15

$82.00
176067

ABRAHAM LINCOLN SOTU Address & 6 Civil War MAPS Columbus KY More 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392492450940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 4, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's annual address * Six Civil War maps in 1 issue * Columbus, Kentucky & Memphis, Tennessee A terrific display issue as the front page is mostly taken up with five Civil War maps, headed: "Map Of Columbus, Kentucky, Showing The Rebel Fortifications" "The Rebel Fort Harris" "The Rebel Forts Wright and Randolph" "Map of Memphis and the Rebel Fort Pillow" and "Map of the Mississippi River". There is also another map on page 4: "The Real Blockade Of Charleston, SC". Also of significance is Abraham Lincoln's state of the union address taking most of page 2 and is signed in type on page 3: Abraham Lincoln. Present are 10 of 12 pages, pages 7-8 are lacking. Otherwise in... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2019 11:14

$63.00
176012

RICHMOND Virginia FALLS w/ Heraldic Eagle Print 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485631790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1865 * Richmond, Virginia falls (1st report) * Confederate capital - war nears the end One of the middle columns of the front page announces one of the more significant events of the Civil War with: "VIRGINIA ! " "GLORIOUS NEWS ! " "Richmond Is Ours!" "Evacuation of Petersburg!" "Tremendous Fighting!" "Lee's Entire Army Is Routed" and more. Above the column heads is a nice engraving of an eagle on the U.S. shield. Many war-related reports on inside pages as well. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:34

$320.00
176011

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485631100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD--EXTRA, July 5, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War A terrific and quite graphic issue on the Battle of Gettysburg with nearly a full front page column of heads concerning the battle, including a nice patriotic graphic (see). Note that most of these heads are actually in the Herald issue of July 6, but this being a large date "Extra" issue, they were simply held over for the following day--terrific as such. Among the heads are: "Glorious News" "A GREAT VICTORY!" "Terrific & Unparalleled Conflict" "The Rebels Utterly Routed" "They Retreat & Are Pursued by the Union Forces" "Official Despatch from General Meade" "The Rebels Repulsed in Every Attack" and ... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:34

$570.00
175958

Early ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theatre John W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483921745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND MORNING LEADER, Ohio, April 15, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * Early report - while he was still alive The top of the front page has dramatic one column heads: "ASSASSINATION!" "Of PRESIDENT LINCOLN!!!" "He is Shot Through the Head While in the Theater" "Wound Pronounced Mortal!" "Secretary SEWARD Also "Assassinated!" "Escape of the Assassin". The front page has various dispatches, the 2nd of which notes: "The President is not expected to live throughout the night. He was shot at the theatre." The 3rd dispatch has considerably more detail, including: "...a sharp report of a pistol was heard...a man rushed to the front of the President's box, waving a long dagge... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:40

$985.00
175956

Rare 13TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENT Camp Tennally Washington D.C. 1862 War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483920793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA THIRTEENTH, Camp Tennally, D.C., January 4, 1862 * Very rare Civil War title * Military camp It was not uncommon for various regiments to publish their own little newspaper during the Civil War, typically done on small, portable presses. This is issue #7 of such a newspaper which lasted but 14 issues, done at Camp Tennally near Washington, D.C. by the Thirteenth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers, "...by the Pittsburg Dispatch Mess, Company A" as noted on page 2. The issue reports various goings on in and around camp with various military reports. See the photos for the full text on its four pages. Measures 6 by 9 3/4 inches, never bound nor trimmed, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:39

$645.00
175812

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 27, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's funeral * Closing events of the Civil War Although much of the issue is taken up with the closing events of the Civil War, some inside pages have nice content concerning the Lincoln assassination, including reports: "The Funeral Train" "Reception of the President's Remains in the State Capital" "An Immense Throng in the Streets" "The Lying in State in the Halls of Legislation" "THE ASSASSINS" "Military Search of an Entire Block of Houses in Washington" "Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth" "Speculations as to the Whereabouts of Wilkes Booth" "Is He in Brooklyn?" "The Name Of Booth" and more. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:04

$63.00
175811

SAVANNAH Georgia GA Capture William T. Sherman March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Dec. 24, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea * Savannah, Georgia reached Page 4 has: "News From Sherman" which reports on his successes in the South and his advance towards Savannah. Also: "Slavery in Kentucky" "Schools For Colored Children in Washington, D.C." and more. Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, some tape mends inside.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:03

$28.00
175810

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Murder Trial of the Conspirators 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 10, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered for the death of President Lincoln. Among the front page one column heads are: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Commencement of The Trial" "The Conspirators Unable to Chain Counsel" "A Frightened Witness" "Ramification of the Plot" "The Assassination Defended" "PROCLAMATIONS BY THE PRESIDENT" "Notice Given to Rebel Pirates" "The State of Virginia" "She is Restored to the Union" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:03

$72.00
175669

FORT WAGNER Civil War Map & Abraham Lincoln Proclamation 1863 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372790946358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 24, 1863 * Fort Wagner, Morris Island South Carolina * President Abraham Lincoln proclamation As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Perhaps the highlight is the page two diagram showing: "Fort Wagner and Its Approaches" (see) which has much text on this as well. Plus there is a "Proclamation" signed by President Abraham Lincoln, calling for more volunteers. Other items within the issue include: "A Nameless Spy" "The Changes In Command" "The Army & Its Reinforcement" "Rebel Victories & Federal Successes" and so much more. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2019 15:21

$56.00
175631

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392456151753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 6, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War * Great reporting - one of the best to be had A terrific issue reporting the result of the very historic Battle of Gettysburg, with nearly two-thirds of the front pages first column taken up with related heads, atop of which is a nice patriotic emblem. They include: "THE GREAT VICTORY" "The Rebel Army Totally Defeated" "Its Remains Driven Into the Mountains" "It is There Surrounded and Hemmed In" "Its Retreat Across the Potomac River Cut Off" "20,000 Prisoners Captured" "The Rebel General Longstreet Killed" "Details of the Three Days' Fighting" "The Most Terrific Combat on Record" and even more. The entire fro... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2019 14:48

$765.00
175630

Historic CIVIL WAR BEGINS Fort Sumter Charleston SC Attacked 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392456149200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 13, 1861 * The American Civil War begins (1st report) * For Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina attacked The very beginning of the Civil War remains a cornerstone issue for any war collection, and this famous issue of the Herald is one of the best we have had the pleasure to offer. The front page features a very nice map headed: "THE SCENE OF OPERATIONS" with subhead: "Charleston and Its Defences--Plan of the Harbor, Showing the position of Forts Sumter and Moultrie, Cummings Point Iron Battery, Fort Johnson, the Floating Battery and Other Fortifications." Over half of the first column on the front page is taken up with historic headlines on the beginning of the Civil War including: "THE WAR B... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2019 14:48

$490.00
176135

ROBERT E. LEE Post Battle of Gettysburg Campaign Report 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392495743862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 31, 1863 * General Robert E. Lee * Post Gettysburg campaign 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. Among the many reports are those headed: "Lee's Campaign" takes nearly an entire page; "Practical & Impracticable Strategy" "The Character of Texas" "Improved Armor for Vessels" "Seamen & Training Ships" "The Anaconda Policy" "The Rank of General Officers" and so much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2019 08:16

$27.99
176134

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Ulysses S. Grant Campaign Civil War 1864 Army Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372814005053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, June 11, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor - Virginia As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Campaign in Virginia" which takes over 2 pages. Other items in this issue include: "Operations of General Sherman" "Railways In Warfare", a very lengthy list of: "Casualties Amongst Officers" by name; "Apprentice Boys for the Navy", over a full page of: "Appointments by the President" and more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice eagle in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2019 08:13

$32.99
176133

GEN. STONEWALL JACKSON Prepares & St. Louis Missouri MO 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372814002318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 26, 1862 * General Stonewall Jackson * Gordonsville, Virginia * St. Louis, Missouri Among the ftpg. column headlines on the Civil War are: "Important From Gen. Pope's Army" "Stonewall Jackson Preparing for Another Expedition" "Thirty Thousand Rebel Troops at and Near Gordonsville", "Rout Of Stuart's Rebel Cavalry" "IMPORTANT FROM MISSOURI" "Rebel Plot to Capture St. Louis Discovered" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2019 08:07

$27.99
176132

P.A. COTTON Rebel Ironclad Gunboat Destroyed on the Bayou Teche 1863 Civil War


eBay Auction Item # 372813999291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1863 * General Godfrey Weitzel expedition * Rebel ironclad gunboat P.A.Cotton Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Engagement in the Bayou Teche" 'A Rebel Ironclad Blown to Atoms' "The Rebels Completely Flanked' 'Gen. Grover at Baton Rouge" "Rebel Rumors of Union Disasters" "Speech of Gen. Hamilton" & much more inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2019 08:02

$26.00
176047

SIEGE OF VICKSBURG Campaign American Civil War Union Victory 1863 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372811846370

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 2, 1863 Among the front page column heads are: "The Attack On Vicksburg" "Opening the Way to the Rear" "Skirmish & Defeat of the Rebels" "Notice to Deserters from the Potomac Army" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2019 09:14

$27.99
176046

CONFEDERATE CSS Queen of the West Capture USS INDIANOLA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372811844967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 3, 1863 Among the front page column heads are: "Another Naval Disaster" "Capture of the U.S. Gunboat Indianola by the Rebels" "Capture & Burning of the Ship Jacob Bell by the Florida" "Running the Wilmington, N.C., Blockade" "Resignation of General Sigel" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends October 28, 2019 09:09

$27.99
175556

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Funeral at Philadelphia Civil War Ending SHERMAN 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372786108306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 24, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln funeral journey * Civil War cleanup in the South * Sherman's victory march All columns on all pages are black-bordered for the death & funeral of Abraham Lincoln. Among the front page column heads are: "SHERMAN" "Negotiations With Johnston" "A Suspension of Hostilities..." "Immediate Resumption of Hostilities Ordered!" "The Way Opened for Davis's Escape" "His Large Booty" "MOBILE" "THE FUNERAL PAGEANT" "From Harrisburg to Philadelphia" "Scenes & Incidents on the Route" "Great Outpouring of the People" "Extensive Preparations" "Obsequies in the City" and more inside. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends October 27, 2019 08:52

$60.00
175543

SAVANNAH GA Georgia Fort Pulaski & Jackson Civil War MAP 1862 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392449613591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 3, 1862 * Savannah, Georgia map * Fort Pulaski Among the column heads on the Civil War on inside pages are: "The War For The Union" "The Deportation of Slaves" "The Operations Near Savannah" "Official Report of Flag Officer Dupont" "The Rebels Utterly Demoralized" "Weak Stand by Ashby's Forces". Page 6 has a map at the top headed: "Situation Of Savannah And Its Defenses" with related column heads: "Probable Fall of Savannah" "Evacuation of Fort Thunderbolt" & much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, several folds, some dirtiness at folds.

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Ends October 27, 2019 08:45

$34.00
175541

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392449612399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES Dec. 2, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run * Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War: "THE ARMIES IN VIRGINIA" "The Hostile Forces Confronting Each Other at mine Run Valley" "Lee Strongly Intrenched and Presenting a Defiant Attitude" "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "Ringgold Evacuated by Our Forces" "The Enemy at Strength at Tunnel Hill". More war heads on inside pages as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 27, 2019 08:43

$28.00
175521

BATTLE OF MOORE'S MILLS Callaway County MO Missouri 1862 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392447293755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 30, 1862 * Battle of Moore's Mills - Missouri Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Another Rebel Barbarism" "The Enemy's Defenses Up The Yazoo" "Fearful Illness & Distress in the Rebel Army" "Large Re-enforcements for the Rebel Army" "178,000 Rebels In the Recent Battles" "Union Victory In Missouri" "650 Union Troops Rout 900 Rebels" & more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2019 07:55

$28.00
175512

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg VA Philip H. Sheridan 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372784567999

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, September 26, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill - Strasburg, Virginia * General Philip Sheridan Pages 2 & 3 have various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2019 07:48

$27.00
175485

Rare ANTI-ABRAHAM LINCOLN Uniontown PA Pennsylvania Civil War Era 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372782317770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENIUS OF LIBERTY, Uniontown, Pennsylvania, July 28, 1864 * Uncommon title * Anti-Abraham Lincoln Among the articles in this anti-Lincoln newspaper: "The Late National Humiliation - Review of the Recent Invasion" "Stinging Article From the National Intelligencer" "What it Costs to Disregard Gen. McClellan's Advice" "Mr. Lincoln's Opinion Three Years Ago" "The Last Man Called For" which concerns the coming draft, one bit noting: "And so the dance of death goes on...". Inside has: "Another Invasion" "From Atlanta" "Mosby's Cavalry in Maryland" and much more. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, minor margin wear.

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Ends October 24, 2019 15:29

$38.00
175473

Extremely RARE New Iberia LA Louisiana Grant Civil War WALLPAPER 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372782313937

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNCONDITIONAL S. GRANT, New Iberia, Louisiana, Oct. 31, 1863 * Extremely rare wallpaper title This title is a great rarity which we have never before had the pleasure to offer. A single sheet printed on wallpaper, folded such that page 1 has news, pages 2 & 3 are wallpaper, and page 4 has additional news, this unusual newspaper was published by the 130th Illinois Regiment stationed in New Iberia at the time. I am not aware of any other Yankee newspaper having been printed in occupied Louisiana. This is the volume 1 number 2 issue, and only two issues are recorded in Gregory and known to exist. Gregory notes just two institutions holding #1 (October 24) and only one institution having this, issue #2. The front page h... See More  

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Ends October 24, 2019 15:24

$5,300.00
175339

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG VA Aftermath - Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392433101870

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec . 18, 1862 * Battle of Fredericksburg VA aftermath * General Ambrose E. Burnside Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "From General Burnside's Army" "The Withdrawal of Our Forces" "Armistice To Bury The Dead" "Additional Details Of The Fighting" and more. This was following the defeat of the North at the Battle of Fredericksburg, with a lengthy list of the casualties. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:48

$38.00
175328

Terrific SLAVERY AUCTION Slaves Sale at Montgomery Alabama PRINT 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775128461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Jan. 26, 1861 A very rare issue as the front page has a terrific print captioned: "Annual Sale and Hiring of Slaves at Montgomery, Ala." accompanied with an article of the same heading. Only rarely were slave auction prints put in newspapers of the day, and this is great in that it is on the front page. Compounding the rarity is this being an uncommon title. Inside has: "Scene in Front of the Capitol, Montgomery, Ala., on the Day the Ordinance of Secession Was Passed." and a print of: "The Secession War--Scenes on the Ramparts of Fort Sumter." The back page has a political cartoon. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:43

$610.00
175298

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Boston Theatre Performance REVIEW & AD1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773884658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 30, 1863 * Rare John Wilkes Booth performance review & ad It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "Hamlet' at the Howard Anthenaeum, noting the role of Hamlet is to be played by "Mr. Wilkes Booth" (see). Additionally, the ftpg. has a review noting: "Mr. Wilkes Booth's magnetism is as strong as ever, and this theatre has been crowded at each of his two performances by applauding auditors. Tonight he is to play Hamlet...". (see). Given this is a Boston theater, this report of ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 15:20

$74.00
175263

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg Virginia Victory Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772624647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill ends in victory * Strasburg, Shenandoah co., Virginia * General Philip H. Sheridan Front page column heads include: "THE SHENANDOAH" "Pursuit of Early up the Valley" "Rebels Make a Stand Beyond Strasburgh" "They Hold An Entrenched Hill" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The News of the Victory in the Shenandoah" "Southern News" "Rebel Views of Grant, Sherman and McClellan" "The Military Situation in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:17

$28.00
175260

Rare CONFEDERATE (Cotton) STATES & Fort Pulaski Civil War MAPS 1862 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429801161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1862 * Southern Confederate states map The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In the Cotton States." showing all or portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida & Tennessee. The other map is on the front page of the "Supplement", which has its own masthead, the map headed: "The Feu D'Enfer At Fort Pulaski" with related text as well. Complete in 12 pages with the "Supplement", very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:16

$78.00
175259

SURRENDER OF ISLAND NO. 10 New Madrid MO Missouri MAP Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429800503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1862 * Battle of Island Number Ten * New Madrid MO Missouri The front page has a one column map headed: "Operations In The West" "Progress of the Bombardment at Island No. 10" "The Plans of Commodore Foote Being Slowly but Surely Consummated" "Movements of the Rebels." Other one column Civil War heads on the ftpg. include: "The Rebel Steamer Merrimac About to Make her Appearance gain" "Condition of the Rebels at Norfolk" "The Battle of Winchester" "Latest From Island Ten" "Speech of Gen. Meagher to His Brigade" "Cheering News from Tennessee" and more, including war reports on inside pages as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:15

$36.00
175141

CONFEDERATE STATES Siege of Corinth MS Mississippi MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764747640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1862 * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi * Confederate states map The front page features a very nice map headed: "RETREAT OF THE REBEL ARMY FROM CORINTH" with the map showing from New Orleans to Memphis, to Pensacola. There are many nice first column war heads as well including: "ANOTHER TRIUMPH" "Corinth in Possession of Gen. Halleck" "Important Events Proceeding the Evacuation" "Heavy Fighting & Important Positions Gained" "Retreat of the Rebels & Occupation of Corinth by Our Forces" and more. Eight pages, slightly irregular at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:56

$56.00
175139

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & John S. Mosby 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764747057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Nov. 3, 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, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:55

$33.00
175092

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392418448761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 6, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness w/ map * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The front page features a very nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT OPERATIONS IN VIRGINIA. The Army of the Potomac Across the Rapidan--Scene of the Impending Conflict Between Generals Grant and Lee." The first column has related Civil War headlines relating to the Battle of the Wilderness, with the entire front page taken up with war-related news. War reporting on some inside pages as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:24

$50.00
175047

Best ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Ford's Theatre 1865 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372752113049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MORNING CHRONICLE, Washington, D.C., April 15, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (historic 1st report) * It is BEST to have reports from the city where it occurred As might be imagined newspapers from Washington reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln are exceedingly scarce and exceedingly desirable. Although newspapers from New York & Philadelphia remain among the most sought-after because of their proximity to Washington and the stature of big city newspapers, they pale in comparison to a newspaper from the city where the assassination happened. In our 43 years in the rare newspaper business we may have offered 4 or 5 from the nation's capital. This is one of them. Not surprisingly the coverage of ... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2019 07:25

$6,800.00
175012

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Viewing Obsequies 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392401625244

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 September 27, 2019 15:22

$139.00
175007

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372750481546

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 September 27, 2019 15:17

$82.00
174974

ABRAHAM LINCOLN More Troops Proclamation Army & Navy CIVIL WAR 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392399898845

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, July 23, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * More Civil War troops needed 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 ftpg. has: "The Campaign In Virginia" "At Petersburg" "Sherman's Operations". Inside has: "The Monitor Iron-Clads" "The Fate of the Alabama" "A Southern View of the Cavalry Raids" and so much more. Also included is: "By the President of the United States of America -- A Proclamation" calling for more troops, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Complete in 16 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:09

$37.00
174972

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination & Southern Citizens Desire for it 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749395530

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, April 29, 1865 * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination - death * Bizarre Southern desire for his death prior Certainly the most notable content is on page 4 with column heads: "The President's Remains" "A Proclamation" signed in type by President Andrew Johnson calling for a day of respect for Abraham Lincoln; "Southern views & Feeling" "Negro Suffrage" "Lee's Surrender" which has much detail and takes over a full column; "Sherman's Announcement". An intriguing item is headed: "The Assassinations Proposed" which cites a report in a Selma, Alabama newspaper: "...If the citizens of the Southern Confederacy will furnish me with the cash, or good securities for the sum of one million dollars... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:07

$58.00
174969

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral New York City PROCESSION 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392399896982

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 26, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession * New York City - Black mourning borders Close to half of the first column on the front page is taken up with headlines--using type larger than typically found--reporting on the funeral of President Abraham Lincoln. Some of the heads include: "OBSEQUIES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN" "Universal Sorrow" "The Most Sublime & Solemn Funeral in History" "Scenes & Incidents" and more. The entire front page is taken up with reports of the funeral proceedings in New York City. More related reporting on inside pages, including additional one column heads, plus much on the closing events of the Civil War as well. Most of the back page is taken up with funeral reports... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:06

$72.00
174967

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Call for Troops Proclamation 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749394148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Dec. 31, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation * Call for more Civil War troops Page 4 has close to half a column taken up with: "A Proclamation - Call For 300,000 Men" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Page 54 begins with: "General Sherman" which begins: "On Thursday Dec. 22, our forces under Gen. Sherman occupied Savannah, captured 150 heavy guns, 800 prisoners...Gen. Hardee, anticipating the contemplated assault, escaped with the main body of his infantry..." with more on the capture of Savannah. Other reports including: "Capture of Fort McAllister" "The March of Gen. Davidson" "President Lincoln" "and much more on the Civil War. Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, some fo... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:04

$37.00
174851

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Cavalry Greenback Raid Virginia1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742759133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 15, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Early report on the Greenback Raid Although there is much Civil War reporting on the front page perhaps the most significant a brief item near the bottom of the back, headed: "Guerrillas at Work Again on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" which reads: "A party of guerrillas captured the westward bound train on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad last night, robbed the passengers and burned the cars. No other particulars have been received." This is a very early report & consequently has few details. It is following by another headed: "Guerrillas in Maryland" mentioning that: "A small body of Moseby's guerrillas c... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:08

$57.00
174843

SIEGE OF VICKSBURG Mississippi Ends w/ Capture Fall Ciivl War MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392388822556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 8, 1863 * Siege of Vicksburg ends with capture * Large front page map for display The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "VICKSBURG AND THE SURROUNDING COUNTRY", with the first column having a nice stack of heads including: "The Fall of Vicksburg" "More Glorious News" "Gen. Pemberton Begs for Conditions" "He Wants to March Out His men" " 'Unconditional Surrender' Grant Don't See It" "He Will Not Allow a Single Man to March Out" and more. Pages 4 & 5 have some nice follow-up to the Battle of Gettysburg, with: "Lee's Army Overtaken" "Great Fight on the Banks of the :Potomac" "Another Defeat & Rout" "Desperate Effort to Cross the River with his Shattered Army" "He is Attacked... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:05

$98.00
174813

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392385374737

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUPPLEMENT TO THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Tennessee * Pittsburg Landing Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "MORE GLORIOUS NEWS" "A Great Battle Fought at Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn." "Victory Of The Union Forces" "The Hardest Battle Ever Fought on this Continent" "Beauregard & Johnston in Command of the Rebel Army" "Gen. Grant in Pursuit of the Flying Rebels" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides". This was the Battle of Shiloh, in which the two days of battle on April 6 & 7 resulted in a total of 24,000 casualties. Also on the ftpg: "Glorious News" "Island No. Ten Is Ours" "Surrender of the Rebel Stronghold to Com. Foote" & more. Never bound nor trimmed, comp... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2019 15:00

$59.00
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
174711

WEST VIRGINIA Becoming a State & Battle of Prairie Grove1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1862 * West Virginia becoming a state Although this issue was printed during the midst of the Civil War and contains a wealth of reporting on the war, the most significant item is the discussion concerning West Virginia becoming a state, with front page heads including: "FROM WASHINGTON" "The Admission of West Virginia" "Mr. Conway's Speech in Opposition". It would formally join the Union on June 20, 1863. Other reports relating to the Civil War include: "39 of the Condemned Indians to be Hanged" "Another Battle In Arkansas" "A Decisive Union Victory" "The Enemy 24,000 Strong" "From General Burnside's Army" "Capture of Sutlers and Wagons by White's Band" "From Gen. Grant's Army" "A Pointed ... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:20

$25.00
174710

(2) FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Both Confederate & Union 1861 Civil War Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498277

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Here is a unique opportunity for a pair of issues--one Yankee and the other Confederate--of the identical date of July 22, 1861 both reporting on the First Battle of Bull Run, one from the New York Tribune and the other from the Confederate capital of Richmond, titled the Daily Dispatch, providing a perspective of how the news was reported with all the "spin" & biases that were rampant on both sides of the border. As you see, both sides claimed victory: TRIBUNE: The top of page 3 begins with a nice stack of column heads: "A GREAT BATTLE FOUGHT" "The Batteries at Bull's Run Carried" "Splendid Union Victory" "The Rebels Routed" "Terrible Slaughter" "They Are Driven Into Manassas Junction" "A Death Blow to Secession" and much... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:19

$650.00
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
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