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163081

Historic SS ALABAMA SINKS Rebel Pirate by USS Kearsarge 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392021216450

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1864 * Original Civil War reporting Among the ftpg. reports: "THE ALABAMA" "The Pirate Sunk off Cherbourg by the Kearsarge" "Details of the Engagement" & much more. This was considered by some the greatest maritime battle of the Civil War. Page 4 has: "Proclamation By The President" "Martial Law Declared in Kentucky" "The Habeas Corpus Suspended" which is lengthy, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Other war content as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:06

$35.00
163024

FINAL DAYS OF CIVIL WAR Fort Stedman w/ MAP & William T. Sherman 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392019051358

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 27, 1865 * Final days of the Civil War * Battle of Fort Stedman * William T. Sherman The front page features a detailed Civil War map titled: "'THE MILITARY COMBINATIONS. - Scene of Grant's, Sherman's, Schofield's and Terry's Operations---The Encircling Columns". Among the ftpg. column heads are: "SHERMAN - Goldsboro Occupied on the 21st Inst" "GRANT - Advance on the National Lines on the Left" "Lee's Losses on Saturday Over 6,000" "Engagement at Mount Olive, N.C." "The Enemy Defeated & Driven Into Raleigh" "Sherman Enters Smithfield in Triumph" & so much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2018 10:06

$51.00
163023

BATTLE OF SOUTH MILLS Camden NC & New Orleans LA MAPS Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392019051098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1862 * Battle of South Mills * Camden County, North Carolina * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana Two Civil War maps in this issue including a ftpg. map headed: "THE BATTLE OF CAMDEN" with much detail; and the "Supplement" issue has a very large ftpg. map headed: "THE EXPEDITION TO NEW ORLEANS". Much ftpg. text on the "Battle of Camden" & the ftpg. of the Supplement has much on: "The Capture Of New Orleans" "Full Details from Our Special Correspondent" (see). Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2018 10:05

$58.00
163022

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392019049451

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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: "Gen. Burnside's Reasons for Recrossing the Rappahannock" "The Evacuation a Military Necessity" "Surprise of the Rebels on Discovering the Movement" "How the Retreat Was Conducted" and more. This was following the defeat of the North at the Battle of Fredericksburg, with a very lengthy list of the casualties from the battle taking over 4 columns. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2018 10:02

$34.00
163021

BENJAMIN BUTLER Martial Law re. Capture of New Orelans 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392019048413

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 14, 1862 * Post capture of New Orleans * Benjamin Butler imposes martial law Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Gen. Butler's Proclamation" which was his proclamation to the people of New Orleans upon his taking the city, imposing martial law & detailing how the city would function. He mentions: "...The armies of the United States come here not to destroy, but to restore order out of chaos...all the requirements of martial low will be imposed so long as...it may be necessary...", signed in type: Major-General Butler. Other column heads include: "Late News From the South" "Panic at Richmond" "From Gen. McClellan's Army" "The Rebels Out of Sight". ... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2018 10:01

$38.00
163019

CIVIL WAR START CLOSE Fort Sumter Attack Days Away CHARLESTON SC 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372277094393

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 5, 1861 * The Civil War about to begin * Fort Sumter to be attacked * History about to be made Among the ftpg. column heads on the prelude to the Civil War are: "The Military Designs of the Administration" "The Mississippi to be Blockaded & the Revenue Collected on Shipboard" "Intense Excitement Throughout the South" "Supplies for Fort Sumter Cut Off by the Southern Government" "The Secession Army Ready & Anxious for War" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2018 09:57

$36.00
162957

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372275701667

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Nov. 9, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln elected president (2nd term) * 1st report plus Civil War reporting The front page has nearly two columns of charts and text on the results of the: "Massachusetts Election", the text beginning: "A Lincoln tornado swept over the state yesterday, destroying all political opposition..." with numerous charts of results from various towns (see for portions). Further reporting on the election, more from a national perspective, is found on page 2 where the first column is headed: "The Great Popular Victory" "The Union Safe From All Assaults" "Majestic Uprising of the People" "President Lincoln Triumphantly Sustained" with much text,... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2018 15:08

$200.00
162952

Historic ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY Creation Created 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392017883713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1864 * Arlington National Cemetery creation Although the front page has much reporting on the events of the Civil War, certainly the most notable report is an inconspicuous item on the back page, when essentially announces the creation of what we now know as Arlington National Cemetery. The report has a small heading: "Gen. Lee's Lands Appropriately Consecrated" with the text noting: "Gen. Robert E. Lee, who commands the army of rebels, is fighting to enslave the black man. In view of this fact, a happy thought has occurred to the Secretary of War, which it gives us pleasure to record. First. He ordered Col. Greene to organize the Freedman's Village for the prote... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2018 15:03

$177.00
162940

START OF CIIVL WAR Fort Sumter MAP Abraham Lincoln Proclamation 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392017877897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1861 * Start of the Civil War w/ map * Fort Sumter, Charleston * Abraham Lincoln declares war This is a nice, displayable issue on the beginning of the Civil War as the front page features a map headed: "MAP OF CHARLESTON HARBOR Showing the Relative Positions of the Entrance, Stone Inlet, Morris and Sullivan Islands, Forts Sumter & Moultrie, Cummings Point Battery and the City." Two-thirds of the first column are taken up with nice heads concerning the outbreak of war, including: "THE WAR" "Offensive War Measures of the Administration" "A WAR PROCLAMATION" "75,000 Men Ordered Out" "Preparations for the Defence of the National Capital" "The Great Free State... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2018 14:50

$195.00
162630

NEW YORK CITY Fire Plot & William T. Sherman's March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263711124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 27, 1864 * Plot to burn New York City * Sherman's march to the sea * Milledgeville, Georgia Among the ftpg. first column heads are; "ATTEMPT TO BURN THE CITY" "Discovery of a Vast Rebel Conspiracy" "Prompt Frustration of the Scheme" "Great Panic at Barnum's Museum" "Arrest of Four of the Principals" "One of Morgan's Guerillas Implicated" and more. The bkpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "HOOD'S OPERATIONS. Scene of Hood's Movements---is Route to Pulaski & Columbia" plus related reports. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 29, 2018 10:36

$35.00
162585

Rare STOCKTON Old West California Civil War w/ TIPTON Missouri 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372262028841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: STOCKTON DAILY INDEPENDENT, California, October 28, 1861 * Rare old West title This 4 page newspaper is in good condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue has some Civil War (1st year) reports from the day it was first reported with loads of interesting advertisements. Minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 27, 2018 15:19

$23.00
153282

JEFFERSON DAVIS Elected Confederate President Constitution Conv. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391742633922

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

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Ends April 25, 2018 13:56

$138.00
163153

CONFEDERATES Losing END Coming WILMINGTON NC Captured 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372281752268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, February 27, 1865 * Confederates falling apart * Last rebel port captured This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Particulars of the Capture of Wilmington" "Brilliant Action Of Our Forces" "Everything Valuable Fired" "THE SOUTH" "The Arming of Negroes the Last Hope of the South" and more. This paper is complete in eight pages. It is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends April 25, 2018 13:52

$27.00
163150

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


eBay Auction Item # 372281700855

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 April 25, 2018 12:40

$59.99
163056

Rare GERMAN LANGUAGE Civil War Era CLEVELAND Ohio 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392021036263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DER CHRISTLICHE BOTSCHAFTER, Cleveland, Ohio, April 8, 1864 This is an interesting German-language newspaper which translates to "The Christian Ambassadors" obviously with a Christian theme & published for the German community living in Cleveland at that time. Contains various news of the day, including some military reports from the Civil War, and other items as well, including advertisements. Eight pages, small folio size, very nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2018 08:09

$17.99
162335

POCOTALIGO SC William Sherman & Fort Caswell NC Fisher 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392004046926

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, January 21, 1865 * William T. Sherman SC march * Fort Caswell, Wilmington NC * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GEORGIA" "Capture of Pocotaligo Bridge by Gen. Sherman" "WILMINGTON" "Fort Caswell Blown Up by the Rebels" & more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:27

$26.00
162110

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372246625395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 8, 1862 * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee * Civil War map The ftpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Scene Of Our Naval Victory In Northern Tennessee". First column heads include: "Another Great Victory" "The Capture of Fort Henry on the Tennessee River" "The Rebel Commander and a Large Number of Officers and Men Captured" "The War Carried Into Tennessee" "Panic & Flight of 40,000 Rebel Infantry" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 11, 2018 15:23

$46.00
161990

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA COURT HOUSE Grant vs. R.E. Lee Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996032631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Another Terrific Battle" "Another Defeat of the Rebels" "The Rebel Right Crushed" "The Rebel Intrenchments Occupied" "Hancock Crosses the River Po" "Rebel Army Becoming Disheartened" and more. Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:44

$32.00
161989

CONFEDERATES LAST NOTHERN INVASION Harper's Ferry More 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372242999656

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 7, 1864 Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBEL RAID" "The Rebels, 5,000 Strong, Investing Harper's Ferry" "Reported Occupation of Hagerstown, Md." "Damage the Rebels Have Already Inflicted" "The Grant Campaign" "Good News Expected Soon" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:43

$29.00
161988

BATTLE OF ANTIETAM Sharpsburg Maryland Abraham Lincoln Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996031882

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 21, 1862 * Battle of Antietam * Sharpsburg, Maryland * Abraham Lincoln The front page has half of the first column taken up with Civil War battle reports, most dealing with the historic Battle of Antietam, including: "THE WAR NEWS" "The Very Latest from the Field of Battle" "Retreat of the Rebels Across the Potomac" "2500 Dead Rebels Found on the Field" "The Battle Of Antietam" "Another Graphic Description of This Great Fight" "Truth of History" and in the third column is: "The Battle Of Antietam--Another Account of This Great Battle by One of Our Special War Correspondents" which has a great wealth of fine reporting on this significant battle. Includ... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:42

$142.00
161987

First REBEL NORTHERN INVASION Frederick Maryland MD 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372242998715

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 8, 1862 * Rebels 1st Northern invasion * Frederick, Maryland Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE INVASION OF MARYLAND" "Additional Particulars of the Advance of the Rebels to Frederick" "Their Occupation Of The City" "The Preparations to Resist the Invasion" "The Campaign In Virginia", "Important From The Southwest" "Preparations at Cincinnati to Meet the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:40

$32.00
161983

Battle of FREDERICKSBURG VA Burnside Close Yellville AR 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996030503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 8, 1862 * Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia close * General Ambrose Burnside * Yellville, Arkansas Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Burnside's Army" "Affairs Still Quiet on the Rappahannock" "News From the Southwest" "Interesting from Arkansas & Missouri" "Gen. Blunt's Prompt Movements in the Southwest", "Sufferings In Hindman's Army" "The Destruction of the Rebel Saltpetre & Power Mills at Yellville" "Interesting From Western Virginia" and even more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:36

$28.00
161982

JEFFERSON DAVIS Rally Call to Southerners 1865 Civil War Nearing End Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372242993329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 29, 1865 * Jefferson Davis rallying call * Nearing the end of the Civil War Most of the ftpg. is taken up with a terrific & lengthy :"Address of the Confederate Congress - An Appeal to the Southern People" which begins: "Fellow Citizens: The result of the Peace Commission is known to the country. the hopes of those who have hitherto believed that an honorable termination might be put to the war by negotiation have been rudely disappointed...". It goes on to encourage the people of the South to soldier on, noting: "...But the enemy has already put forth his utmost strength...He has strained his energies to their utmost limit...Let us stand firm. Let us be ca... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:35

$63.00
161981

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Abraham Lincoln 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996030108

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 4, 1862 Among the articles within: "Letter From a Prisoner at Corinth" "The Union As it Was" "A Record of Blunders" "A Desperate Fight on the Chickahominy" "Gen. Beauregard has not Been at Richmond" "Curious Special Message of President Lincoln" "How Soldiers on the Field Treat Each Other" & so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper 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 citi... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:34

$37.00
161976

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996028253

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING BULLETIN, Providence, Rhode Island, April 15, 1865 * President Abraham Lincoln * Assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theatre - Jon Wilkes Booth The top of the first two columns have the notable heads: "The Nation's Sorrow Hour" "The President Dead" "The Official Announcement" "The Assassins Identified" "Mr. W. H. Seward Reviving" "Secretary Seward Just Alive" "His Son Frederick W. Dead" "Booth, the Assassin, Arrested" "Further Particulars of the Tragedy". The coverage continues on page 2 with what were the first reports as received by the newspaper: "Appalling National Calamity" "Murder In The Capital" 'President Lincoln Assassinated In A Theatre" "Secretary Seward Stabbed in h... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:27

$660.00
161657

BATTLE OF PLEASANT HILL Louisiana & Chattanooga Tenn. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234144114

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1864 * Battle of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana (brief rpt.) * Official Battle of Chattanooga report Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Rebel Attack On Alexandria" "The Enemy Vigorously Opposed" "The Losses Large on Both Sides" "The War in the South-West" and more war reports inside. Eight pages, some tears at the spine margin, a few minor spots, good condition.

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Ends March 28, 2018 16:03

$26.00
161506

Great HERALDIC EAGLE Masthead Engraving on Rare 1863 Civil War Era OLD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229316134

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GLEASON'S LITERARY COMPANION, Boston, April 18, 1863 * Heraldic eagle masthead engraving * Uncommon title * Civil War era original The masthead features a very large heraldic eagle with a 7 inch wingspan holding in its beak a banner with the title. Mostly filled with literary items including a ftpg. story: "The Pirate's Legacy, A Tale of the Present War" by Lieut. C.P. Morgan, U.S.N., with a print of 3 sailors. Inside has a comical print captioned: "I licked him till he yelled like a puppy." showing a woman in a soldier's uniform whipping another soldier with an umbrella (see). A short article: "Power of Music In Battle" is nice (see). Sixteen pages, 11 by 15 inches, great condition.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:34

$27.00
161427

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates vs. the YANKEES 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227332235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 9, 1864 * 3rd and final Northern invasion Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBEL RAID" "They Are Reported to be Falling Back to the Potomac" "Rebel Evacuation of Harper's Ferry" "Depredations by the Rebels at Hagerstown" "Sigel's Evacuation of That Town" "THE ALABAMA" "Fuller Details of the Great Naval Action" ""How his Ship was Armored With Chains" "The Brave Pirate Whining Over his Defeat" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:28

$28.00
161422

SIEGE OF VICKSBURG & Pre Battle of Gettysburg Civil War PRINTS 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227328666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, July 4, 1863 * Siege of Vicksburg - Mississippi * Pre Battle of Gettysburg Northern invasion The ftpg. shows: "...Working on The Fortifications near Harrisburg, Pa." & two naval scenes. Inside includes: "...At Winter's Plantation Near Port Hudson"; a great doublepg. centerfold: "Siege of Vicksburg--Sherman's Attack on the Rebel Works"; a fullpg: "The Rebel Invasion of Maryland & Pennsylvania..." and then: "Chickasaw Bayou on the Yazoo River" "...Army of S. Carolina, Hilton Head" "...Sherman's Corps Before Vicksburg" & a bkpg. cartoon. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:22

$55.00
161419

BATTLE OF WYSE FORK in NC & Negro Soldier Bill Passage 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984612063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 13, 1865 * Negro Soldier Bill passage * Battle of Wyse Fork - North Carolina Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Official Dispatch From Gen. Lee" "Victory Won by Gen. Bragg near Kinston" "THE SOUTH" "Passage of the Negro Soldier Bill by Both Houses of Congress " & more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:15

$28.00
161413

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Marching on Atlanta GA Georgia 1864 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227320271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, July 20, 1864 * Atlanta, Georgia * General William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAMPAIGN" "Gen. Sherman Within Shelling Distance of Atlanta" "Its Capture Not Improbable" "Expedition Into Mississippi" "The Late Invasion Of Maryland" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:09

$27.00
161380

Historic MONITOR vs. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982779248

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, March 15, 1862 * Historic Monitor vs. Merrimac naval battle * Battle of Hampton Roads Page 2 has: "Great Naval Battle at Fortress Monroe" which is a detailed account of the famous naval battle between the Monitor and the Merrimac taking 1 1/2 columns. The report closes with: "One of the crew of the Monitor was asked how the boys felt during the engagement. He replied, 'Oh first rate; the shot and shells from the Merrimac sounded like hailstones on our decks.' " The report is followed by a letter: "Why She Was Named The Monitor--Letter from Captain Ericson." Four pages, a few edge tears, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:01

$85.00
161331

REBELS Northern Attack Washington D.C. INVASION Capture ? 1864 Civil War Newspa


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372223762280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 13, 1864 * Rebels 2nd Northern attack * Washington D.C. captured ? Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT REBEL RAID" "Progress of Rebel Destruction" "Rumored Capture of Washington" "Evacuation of Frederick City--Battle of the Monocacy" "From the Army of the Potomac" and much more. War reports inside also. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:29

$29.00
161329

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982071482

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, some very light damp staining near the top, good condition.

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:28

$34.00
161325

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372223755761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign w/ map The front page is dominated by a large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE CAMPAIGN IN VIRGINIA". Most of the first column is a long stack of Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Comes Up With Lee's Rear Guard" "Hancock's Great Achievement" "No Retreat For Lee That Way" "His Army Nearly Hemmed In" "Lee Himself in Richmond Wounded" "Occupation of Dalton by Our Forces" and much more. Civil War reports inside as well. Twelve pages, great condition.

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:20

$57.00
161324

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372223754132

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness - Virginia * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND MOVEMENT" "The Advance Into Virginia" "The Rebel Army Falling Back on Richmond" "Highly Important from the Peninsula" "Gen. Butler's Army Lands Successfully at City Point" "Cavalry Fighting at Thoroughfare Gap" "An Important Order From Gen. Lee" "All Rebel Forces in Northern Virginia Ordered South" "The Red River Expedition" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine margin, good condition.

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:18

$28.00
161323

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Forged Proclamation & Battle of New Market 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372223753151

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's forged proclamation (fake) * Battle of New Market - Virginia Valley Campaign Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "The Struggle in Virginia Renewed" "The Battle Again Opened Yesterday Morning" which is the battle of New Market. Also: "Gen. Grant Moves Against the Enemy Without Delay" "Handsome Victory in Western Virginia" "The Rebels Defeated by General Crook" "The War In West Virginia" and much more, and more war news inside. Also of interest is the page 8 report headed: "The Forged Proclamation" "Public Excitement & Indignation" "Suppression of the World and Journal of Commerce" "Military Seizu... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:17

$39.00
161141

Rare FULL FRONT PAGE Civil War MAP Seven Days Battles Richmond VA 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977906479

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 16, 1862 * Rare full front page map * Seven Days Battles * George. B. McClellan The entire front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map headed: "THE CENTRE OF THE REBELLION, The Seat Of War Around Richmond---Scene of the Seven Days Battles---McClellan's New Base of Operations". Some of the cities shown in this map include Mechanicsville, Summit Station, Fair Oaks, Manchester, New Market, Charles City, Berkley, City Point, Petersburg and much, much more. Nice one column heads on pg. 3 as seen in the photos, as well as a nice engraving of the United States flag. Twelve pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition & terrific for display.

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:47

$119.00
161140

Great Confederate MARYLAND INVASION Civil War MAP Frederick MD 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372217879206

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 13, 1862 * Large front page civil war map * Maryland & Virginia * Frederick MD & more The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map--taking two-thirds of the page--headed: "MAP OF THE SEAT OF WAR IN MARYLAND". There are some ftpg. column heads: "The Invasion Of Maryland' "Evacuation of Frederick by the Rebels" "Occupation By Our Troops" "the Rebels Gone Toward Hagerstown" and more (see). Eight pages, a small ink spot in the map, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:46

$69.00
160948

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211141200

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign The front page has some nice one column heads concerning the Battle of Spotsylvania, including: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Gen. Grant's Decisive Battle" "Lee's Army In Full Retreat" "Our Army In Pursuit" "Grant Finds the Rebels in the Last Ditch" ""Full Details of the Great Battle" and more. More inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:45

$46.00
160904

FALL OF FORT FISHER Wilmington NC North Carolina PORTER 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210125067

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, January 18, 1865 * Fort Fisher captured * Wilmington NC North Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "VICTORY !" "Capture of Fort Fisher on Sunday" "PORTER AND TERRY THE HEROES" "Three Days' Bombardment by the Naval Forces" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:35

$38.00
160894

Rare BROADSIDE EXTRA Civil War Battle of Fort Donelson Tennessee 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972938891

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN--EXTRA, Massachusetts, Feb. 15, 1862 * Rare Broadside extra * Battle of Fort Donelson This is a very desired broadside "Extra", meaning just a single sheet rather than the more typical 4 pages, and printed on the front side only. The reverse is blank. The first column has Civil War reports with heads and subheads reading: "From Fort Donelson"; "Rebel Accounts of the Battle Thursday"; "A Union Account--More Favorable"; "Burnside Still Moving" and "List of Killed & Wounded at Roanoke". The Civil War coverage carries over to the 2nd column, with additional reports on the war in part of the 3rd column as well. The balance of the page is taken up with advertise... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:11

$127.00
160873

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War w/ Abraham Lincoln Proclamation 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972651701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 21, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Abraham Lincoln proclamation 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, light toning at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 07:11

$30.00
160807

BATTLE OF RUTHERFORD'S FARM Winchester VA & Martinsburg 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969823962

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 27, 1864 * Battle of Rutherford's Farm * General William W. Averell Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "ANOTHER INVASION" "Battle of Winchester on Sunday" "Disaster To Gen. Averell" "His Forces Fall Back to Harper's Ferry and Williamsport" "The Rebels Occupy Martinsburg, Va." & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2018 15:35

$28.00
160755

BATTLE OF ATLANTA GA - Montgomery & Covington Alabama 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372204747809

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 26, 1864 * Battle of Atlanta, Georgia - Sherman * Montgomery & Covington, Alabama Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Grant Campaign" "THE CAMPAIGN" "Capture of Montgomery, Ala., by Gen. Rousseau" "Covington, Alabama Visited" "The Rebel Losses at Atlanta 7,000 in Killed and Wounded" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:33

$28.00
160736

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ Battle of Carnifex Ferry WV 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372204723329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 14, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Carnifex Ferry - West Virginia 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, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2018 14:59

$28.00
160463

BATTLE OF NORTH ANNA Hanover County Virginia U.S. Grant vs. Lee 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196639331

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1864 * Battle of North Anna * Hanover County, Virginia * Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Grant's Rapid Pursuit of Lee" "A Considerable Skirmish There" "Desperate Charges of the Enemy" "The Rebels Leave--Grant Crosses" "Grant Picks Up a Thousand Prisoners" "Rebels Attack Him Nine Times" "Surrender Demanded & Refused" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 11:34

$31.00
160462

THE FALL OF ATLANTA Georgia William T. Sherman Enters 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391962788786

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES Sept. 5, 1864 * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia * General William T. Sherman An historic issue as the front page announces the fall of Atlanta, with first column heads including: "OFFICIAL" "The Fall of Atlanta" "The Official Report of Maj.-Gen. Sherman" "His Strategy And Battles" "Gen. Hood Decamps from Atlanta in the Night". The report is signed in type: W. T. Sherman. The back page has: "Our Prisoners In The South" "Condition of those Confined at Andersonville, Ga." as well as a diagram: "The Camp Of Union Prisoners In Georgia" and more. Eight pages, irregular at the spine margin, generally good condition. Note: the day, "5", did not print in the dateline of any of the ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:30

$72.00
160461

BATTLE OF FORT STEDMAN Robert E. Lee's Surrender Nears 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196588310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1865 * Battle of Fort Stedman * Nearing the end of Civil War * Lee's surrender less than two weeks away Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Victory of Saturday" "Further & Interesting Particulars" "Extend & Importance of Lee's Designs" "Position of the Line Gained by Grant" "A Resume of the Day's Operations--Causalities". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:29

$28.00
160384

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Nomination w/ Acceptance Letter 1864 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391960357336

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 29, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln nomination * 2nd term as president * Civil War reporting The key content would be the page 2: 'President Lincoln's Acceptance" letter in which he agrees to being the Republican nominee for President for another 4 years, as was determined by the National Union Convent, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Other articles: "Rebel Prisoners" "The Army of the Potomac" "The Rebels Desperate: "Rebel Forces Sent Against Hunter" & more. Four pages, some binding slits at the spine margin, generally nice condition.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:50

$66.00
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