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155112

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nearing End 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827539712

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Dec. 1, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page has a lengthy article on: "The Chase of The Tallahassee", and also has: "City & State News". There are also many ads including: "For The Soldiers" and "Boxes For Soldiers". The back page includes a lengthy editorial, as well has over half of the page taken up with the: "Report of the Surgeon General" on the medical state of the Confe... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:09

$142.00
155101

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Fredericksburg Union Defeat 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371991008470

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, December 24, 1862 * Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia * Rare Confederate title * Publishher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to indicate an error, but there is not one. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2017 15:04

$210.00
154711

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga TN Jefferson Davis 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371977088516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Oct. 19, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Jefferson Davis address This was one of the few newspapers which had: "Confederate States of America" printed in the masthead (see). There is much reporting on the Civil War--from the Confederate perspective--including front page items headed: "Important From Virginia--Another Battle Near Manassas--Reported Defeat of the Enemy & Capture of Several Thousand Prisoners--Hard fighting at Bristol Station--Northern News" "From the West--Enemy's Movements in Mississippi" "From General Bragg's Army--Great Flood In Tennessee River--Gen. D. H. Hill Relieved of Command" "News From the Island" "Later from the North" "Fro... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2017 13:35

$145.00
154681

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond-Petersburg Campiagn 1864 Virginia Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810409998

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, August 23, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * Richmond-Petersburg campaign Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The War News" which includes reports from various fields of operation; "Latest News From the North" "An Armistice Pressed at Washington" "From Grant's Army" "From Sherman's Army" "From the Valley" "The Steamer Tallahassee" "Guerrillas at Work in Kentucky" "Lincoln Makes a Speech to the Soldiers" which includes the text of it (see); "The Condition of Chambersburg" "Out of Fort Warren" "The Petersburg Court of Inquiry" "From Petersburg" and other items... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2017 08:11

$95.00
154420

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Fredericksburg VA Virginia Vol. 1 Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391800488292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN BANNER, Fredericksburg, Virginia, June 18, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title This is certainly one of the more rare newspapers from this Confederate state. This newspaper began in 1848 but ceased publication in 1862. Its editor, James Hunnicut, was a minister of a Free Will 'Union' congregation, was considered to be quite eccentric. As the war neared he became an outspoken Unionist and locals forced him to shut down the paper due to his pro-Union editorials. With the arrival of Union forces in May, 1862 he resumed publication (renumbered), but with the Union evacuation in August he was again put out of business, this time for good. This issue has a wealth of fine war-relate... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:40

$335.00
155083

CONFEDERATE Anti-Yankee Union EDITORIAL Civil War 1863 Richmond VA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371990688513

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 24, 1863 * Anti Yankee editorial - cowards ? * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital Not just a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has much reporting on the Civil War including: "From General Lee's Army--Yankee Movement In The Valley" "The Richmond Post Office" "City Intelligence" "North Carolina & the War--The Voice of Her Soldiers" & other smaller heads. The bkpg. has the always-interesting editorial, beginning: "The enemy have demanded the surrender of Sumter and Wagner, which they cannot take, with a menace of throwing shells among women & children who remain in the city of Charleston.... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:36

$79.99
155082

CONFEDERATE Second Battle of Ream's Station R.E. LEE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371990685843

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 27, 1864 * Second Battle of Ream's Station * General Robert E. Lee comments Not just a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The top of the ftpg. has: "The War News" with a prefacing paragraph which includes: "...General A. P. Hill...made a successful attack upon Grant's extreme left...in the vicinity of Reams' station. The fullest account of the engagement & victory is contains in the following..." and what follows is a report, included within which is a dispatch signed in type by: R. E. Lee, General (see photos). Other items on the ftpg. include: "Dental Attention for the Soldiers" "The Exchange of Priso... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:31

$84.99
154393

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1863 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967961223

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, March 27, 1863 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. contains several war related reports including items headed: "Gen. Pemberton Beat" "Van Dorn's Victory in the West" "Tulahoma" "An Incident at the Battle of Murfreesboro" "The Health of Our Armies" and other tidbits. The war coverage carries over to pgs. 2 and 3 as well with items headed: "The News" "From the ... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:02

$227.00
155075

Rare CONFEDERATE Fort Sumter Civil War STARTS 1861 Wilmington NC Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371990648331

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 17, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * Fort Sumter, Charleston SC * In a rare Confederate title Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War be... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 07:51

$139.99
155059

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371989883106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW ORLEANS DAILY CRESCENT, Louisiana, May 30, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city which surrendered without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The top of the ftpg. has an interesting editorial: "What They Are Fighting For", which concludes with:... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2017 12:46

$99.99
154274

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371960845836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 8, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "Later Northern News" "From the Army of the Potomac" "Progress & Events of the War" "News from Milledgeville--The Legislature" "Capture of a Yankee Ship in the Potomac" "From the Potomac Army" "The Confederates in Pennsylvania" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise good. It was in Columbu... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2017 15:26

$134.00
153666

1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper Pre-Second Battle of BULL RUN #2 Manassas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371931456875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 28, 1862 * Pre-Second Battle of Bull Run * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has much concerning the Civil War including items headed; "From The Seat of War" which reports that: "...Pope is hastily retreating to Alexandria, where it was expected he would make a stand...". Further on is a report headed: "Brilliant Cavalry Dash of General Stuart--Five Thousand Of the Enemy Routed" with reports on the fighting just before the 2nd battle of Bull Run (see photos). Also on the ftpg: "Important Debate in the British Parliament on the Question of Recognizing the Confederate States... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2017 14:26

$92.00
153599

CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Siege of Vicksburg Mississippi 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371924952792

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 2, 1863 * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital * Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi - Pre-Gettysburg A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items: "From Fredericksburg" "A Substitute Scheme Foiled" "Under Sentence of Death" for various military offenses; and other items. The back page has a very lengthy editorial beginning: "The only news from Vicksburg comes through Northern sources, but it is very favourable to the Confederates. Every assault has been repelled easily & with considerable slaughter of the enemy..." Also: "Latest News From the North--Important; From Vicksburg--Grant's Army Repulsed With Immens... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2017 15:07

$92.00
153476

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War South Carolina 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391752760888

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Aug. 10, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War Various ftpg. reports on the Civil War include: "Inglorious Tidings From Mobile" "Credit For Victory" "The Crew of the Alabama" "Our Counter-Mining at Petersburg" "Hunter's Atrocities in the Valley of Virginia" "South Carolina Troops Engaged" "The Stoneman Raid" and more. A few war items on the bkpg. but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, various foxing throughout, nice condition.

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Ends May 12, 2017 14:50

$93.00
153309

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371911380559

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 13, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This is one of just a few titles in the South which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline (see). Among the ftpg. articles are: "From Richmond--Good News From Mobile--Defeat of Banks' Army--Great Loss of the Enemy" "From Dalton. Arrest of a Yankee Female--Affairs in the Southwest" "The Soldiers at Branchville" "Fort Sumter" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with advertisements including "$50 Reward" for a runaway slave, also: "Slave Labor For the Coast" and others. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, one discrete archival mend to the back, nice condition.

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:26

$129.00
153308

Very Rare CONFEDERATE New Bern NC North Carolina 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391745817870

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, August 28, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy, as rarely have I seen it offered. There is much Civil War reporting in this issue, with a considerable Confederate bias. Among the front page reports are: "The Latest Dispatches From Washington" "The News From Missouri" "Arrest of Citizens of Richmond at New York" "Prizes & Privateers--Loss of the 'Jeff. Davis' " "The U.S. Frigate Congress" "Naval Movements--Supposed to Land Troops On Our Coast" "The Newspaper War in the North" "The Confederate Flag Insulted" and other smaller items. The front page also has some editor... See More  

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:24

$235.00
153294

Rare CONFEDERATE Negro Troops Confederacy Collapsing 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371911009173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 14, 1865 * Negroes in the Union armies * Confederacy collapsing Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The War News" which includes reports from various fields of operation; "The Courts" "Consolidation" "The Last Appearance of a Negro Delineator" "Aiding Slaves to Escape to the Enemy" & a few other smaller items. The bkpg. has the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The air is full of rumours; and false ones mainly. Northern papers lately informed us, for example, of a proposal made by the Georgia state authorities to General... See More  

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Ends May 04, 2017 07:16

$105.00
152898

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga TN GA Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729228992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 22, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Tennessee & Georgia * In a Confederate title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Situation" "Flag of Truce" "Important From Northern Georgia--Battle Between Generals Bragg and Rosecranz's Armies--Two Days Hard Fighting--Heavy Losses on Both Sides" which includes a dispatch signed in type: Braxton Bragg. This is the historic Battle of Chickamauga, and the back page has much on this battle as well including some mention in the editorial. The back page has: "Late News from Northern Tennessee" "Surrender of Cumberland Gap" "The Armies of Tennessee and Georgia" "Executi... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2017 15:15

$129.00
152273

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis Day of Thanksgiving PROCL. Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371872583812

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 28, 1865 * Jefferson David proclamation * Confederate Day of Thanksgiving Not only a Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "The War News" which mentions an expected siege upon Petersburg, and that: "...Grant probably designs another experiment upon our lines before Sherman can possibly get up to share in that fond conclusion--foregone in Yankee estimation--the capture of Richmond. That laurel, Grant is, no doubt, adventurously resolved to pluck for himself...". Other subheads include: "Destructive Fire in Columbia" "Yankee Cavalry in Northern Virginia" "Reorganization of Our Cavalry in the South West" "A Fri... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2017 16:18

$133.00
152220

Rare CONFEDERATE Petersburg VA Virginia 1863 Original Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371870119551

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, Aug. 15, 1863 * Rare Confederate title Petersburg was a critical city to the Confederacy, located not far south of the capital of Richmond, and the focus of a six month long siege when ended in early April, 1865, when Lee withdrew his troops from Petersburg and urged Jefferson Davis to remove the capital from Richmond. The war would end shortly thereafter. This is an uncommon Confederate newspaper from Petersburg, with much front page war content including items headed: "The Late Yankee Raid in North Alabama" "Northern View of the Yazoo Pass" "The Fight At Thompson's Station" "Fight with Guerrillas in North Carolina" and more. The back page has add... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2017 16:13

$229.00
151714

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper w/ Belmont MO


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853193493

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 18, 1861 * Battle of Belmont, Missouri & more Not only a Confederate newspaper, but from the capital of the Confederacy as well. Half of the ftpg. is taken up with advertisements while the other half includes: "The Rebels & Their Capital" "Richmond and Its Environs" "Notes of a Recent Tour in the South" which is a report from the New York Herald. Page 2 includes an editorial which discusses, in part, the Mason-Slidell affair (small hold causes loss to about 3 words at the beginning: see). Also on page 2 is: "The Latest Northern News" with many subheads including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "A Grand Torchlight Procession to General M'Clellan" "... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:27

$91.00
151713

Rare 1864 CONFEDERATE Newspaper w/ William T. Sherman's Georgia March to Sea


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691168687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 24, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - Georgia * In a rare Confederate title Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page includes a nearly full column listing of the: "North Carolina Legislature--Session 1864". There is also coverage of the "Legislative Proceedings" of both the Senate & House of Commons. There is nearly half a column headed: "A Scout's Adventure" from the Civil War, concerning a soldier in Gene... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:26

$240.00
151447

Edward Lloyd Thomas CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War RICHMOND VA 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682013745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, January 23, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * General Edward Lloyd Thomas The front page features a print of: "Brigadier-General E. L. Thomas" with a brief biography of him as well (see). Inside includes a column-long editorial on the Civil War, including: "The interval of winter is not one of inactivity to the enemy. Though their guns are hushed, their tramp is ceased...the efforts of the Lincoln Cabinet & its stupendous clique are massing strength for the vernal onslaught..." with much more (see). Begun on September 13, 1862 the "Southern Illustrated News" sought to fill the void left when the Southern States lost access to Harper’s Weekly... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:08

$325.00
151412

CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Benjamin "The Beast" Butler REWARD Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681056225

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 10, 1863 * General Benjamin "The Beast" Butler reward * From the origin of the Civil War Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America" which is rarely found on Southern newspapers. On the front page at the top of the first column is: "The Naval Victory At Galveston" "Official From Gen. Magruder -- Capture of the Harriet Lane, Two Barks and a Schooner--Ignominious Flight Of The Yankees Under Flag Of Truce--Brilliant Conduct Of Our Troops". An official dispatch reporting the capture of the Harriet Lane is signed in type: J. Bankhead Magruder. The bkpg. has a notice headed: "Ten Thousand Dollars Reward!" which states in part: "... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:27

$122.00
151411

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ 1st Battle of Kernstown 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681055609

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 4, 1862 * From the Confederate capital * First Battle of Kernstown, Virginia A nice newspaper from the Confederate capital. The front page has war-related reports with: "Floyd's Brigade" "The Army of the Peninsula" "From Pig Point" and "From the Coast". There is also a lengthy list of: "The Battle of Kernstown--List of the Wounded". Page 2 has a lengthy editorial: "What Is the Spirit of the South?" as well as a nice variety of small Civil War reports. Pages 3 & 4 are mostly ads but they do contain some war items also. Four pages, various scattered foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:26

$93.00
151213

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371837068803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 6, 1864 * Rare rebel title There is much war-related content on the front page with heads & reports including: "The War News" "...All is quiet along General Lee's lines......" and smaller heads including: "Deserters From The Yankee Navy" "Alleged Defaulter" "Colonel Henry T. Gantt..." "Death of a Promising Young Marylander" with various other tidbits throughout the page. Plus there is more on the Civil War on the back page of this single sheet newspaper, including: "The Spring Campaign--Its Importance & Prospects--General Grant on the Road to Richmond--What is Before Us" and "Negro Equality in the North" "The Question In Congress--Yankee Senators Decla... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:30

$122.00
151035

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371832471214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 6, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. Notable content, from just a few weeks before the start of the Civil War, includes a front page repor... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2017 15:07

$136.00
150994

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391668905251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, Dec. 29, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South. Note that this "Memphis" newspaper was published in Jackson, Mississippi. See the information below concerning its history. The front page is mostly taken up with the: "Address Of President Davis - Delivered to the Hall of Representatives, Jackson, Miss., Dec. 26, 1862". Davis gave this speech during an inspection tour of the western theater. In his speech Davis defended the conscription and exemption acts passed by the Confederate Congress in April, September, and October 1862, which had extended all one... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2017 15:57

$237.00
150680

Very Rare & Famous WALLPAPER Vicksburg MS Mississippi 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391659035056

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY CITIZEN, Vicksburg, Mississippi, July 2 (4), 1863 A fascinating newspaper and arguably the most famous of any newspaper printed on Confederate soil, not just for being printed on the back of wallpaper (many others were as well) but because of the circumstances which surrounded the creation of this issue. This newspaper was edited and published by J. M. Swords. As the Union siege of this strategic city wore on, his supply of paper ran out, so the publisher resorted to the use of wallpaper, as did several other Southern editors during the rebellion. On this substitute Swords printed the following dates: June 16, 18, 20, 27, 30, and July 2, 1863. Each was a single sheet, four columns wide, ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2017 11:56

$5,250.00
150551

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391656442270

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 7, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page has some war reports with items headed: "Secessionism in Baltimore" ""From the Seat of War I... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:20

$138.00
150411

CONFEDERATE Vicksburg MS & FORT SUMTER Charleston SC Civil War 1863 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813359260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 26, 1863 * Post fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital The front page has some war items including: "From General Lee's Army" "The Rappahannock Expedition" "City Intelligence" "Flat of Truce" "Hotel De Vicksburg" and a few other items. The back page has much on the war, including: "Latest News From The North--From the Armies in Virginia--The Siege of Charleston--The Attack on Fort Sumter--Affairs at Vicksburg & the Southwest--Order of Retaliation from General Halleck..." "Vicksburg--The Present Compared with Its Past Appearance--Sad Effects of the War--The Feeling of its Citizens" "General Banks at Vicksbu... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:43

$94.00
150410

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813355145

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 6, 1862 * Rare rebel title Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The prime feature of the front page is an extremely detailed, round by round account of: "The Great Prize Fight" which went 251 rounds and three hours and two minutes. Also on the front page: "Yankee Bombast" "Supplies & material of Railroads" and: "Another Stampede of Slaves" which tells of their escape (see). More war-related news is found on the inside pages with the always interesting editorial, plus news items from Europe with subheads: "The Probabilities of A War--England Repudiates the 'Stone' Blockade--the English Press on Lincoln's... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:41

$62.00
150373

CONFEDERATE Battle of Gaines's Mill & Jefferson Davis 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371812472310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND WHIG, Virginia, Aug. 4, 1862 * Jefferson Davis to Robert E. Lee * Battle of Gaines's Mill - Virginia * Rare title from the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has an editorial piece headed: "Retaliation" and other items headed: "Waiting" "The Negro Allies" "The :Mississippi River" "The Telegraphic Embroglio" "Smith O'Brien on the American War" and a bit more, but the two key front page items are the 1 1/2 column report headed: "Graphic Description of the Battle of Gaines' Mill" which has much detail; and an item headed: "From The President To Gen. Lee" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis, which concerns... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2017 15:50

$105.00
150371

Rare CONFEDERATE Second Battle of Corinth MS Civil War 1862 Charleston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371812468257

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Oct. 9, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War * Second Battle of Corinth - Mississippi Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America". A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy, where the Civil War began. The front page includes: "The Battle of Corinth--Another Account" "the Battle of Corinth--Northern Account--Later from Bragg's Army--The Herald Denounces the Administration" "The Enemy's Forces in West Tennessee" and more. The back page has much under the heading: "Our Army correspondence" "The Capture of Wounded Confederates at Warrenton" "The Condition of the Army" "The Army in Northern Virginia" "Wounded at Sharpsburg... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2017 15:47

$97.00
150314

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ Fall of New Orleans LA 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648313611

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 8, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Fall of New Orleans * Jefferson Davis Proclamation The ftpg. has: "The Northern Congress - The Negro Question Again" and: "From Nashville--Army of Occupation--Loyalty of the Native Citizens--Yankees Have a Hard Road to Travel". Page 2 has: "New Orleans Before the Surrender" "The Surrender of Fort Macon" "The Monitor & the Virginia [Merrimac]" which begins: "Many persons wonder why the Monitor when she had crippled the Merrimac in their first encounter, did not pursue & sink her before she could reach Norfolk...". The back page includes a: "PROCLAMATION By the President, to the People of the Confederate States of Ame... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2017 12:56

$120.00
150046

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391641753997

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Oct. 22, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War This is one of just a few newspapers which printed in the dateline: "Confederate States of America". Among the ftpg. reports are: "Official Report from General Bragg" "From Holly Springs, Miss." 'More of the Butler Policy" "Stuart's Invasion of Pennsylvania" and "The Return of Our Army from Maryland. Page 2 includes: "Serenade in Honor of General Beauregard" and pg. 4 has; "Yankee Outrages in Missouri" "The Kentucky Battles". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:18

$118.00
149953

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Missionary Ridge 1863 Civil War Tenn. BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371801643304

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY REBEL EXTRA. A truly terrific & exceedingly rare little broadside (printed on one side only), being a small "Extra" edition of the Famous "Chattanooga Daily Rebel" newspaper from the Confederacy. See the bottom of this listing for the interesting history of this "traveling" newspaper. This broadside measures just 4 by 5 3/4 inches, untrimmed with wide margins. The headings are: "Another Desperate Battle" "Our Army Driven Back" "General Bragg Falls Back to Chickamauga" with the balance of the issue being a report datelined from Chickamauga, Nov. 25, 1863 signed in type by: Braxton Bragg, announcing: "After several unsuccessful assaults on our lines to-day, the enemy carried the left centre... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2016 14:49

$2,650.00
149804

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371795267083

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 12, 1862 * Very rare title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside is the continuation of a lengthy address from the governor of Georgia, signed in type: Joseph E. Brown. Other items include: "Capture of the 3rd Georgia Cavalry" "From Northern Virginia" "From the Army of the Potomac" "Eastern North Carolina" "From Western Virginia" and more. Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, minor archival repair at the top of the spine. It was in Columbus where the last battle of the Civil War was fought. No... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2016 13:51

$127.00
149567

NORTHERN INVASION Battle of Gettysburg Civil War CONFEDERATE 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622939642

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND ENQUIRER, Richmond, Virginia, July 3, 1863 * When the Battle of Gettysburg was in progress * Robert E. Lee and Confederates Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. And one of the less common titles as well. Most of the front page first column is taken up with: "Confederates In Pennsylvania" and "Harrisburg News". The former includes: "General Lee's army has occupied, without resistance, the flourishing town of York...The intelligence of the capture of Harrisburg is not confirmed; and was at least premature. The plans of Lee are still a secret to our enemies as well as to ourselves...One thing, however, is plain--General Lee's movements ... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 08:12

$465.00
149565

Rare CONFEDERATE Fall of ATLANTA GA Georgia 1864 Civil War Richmond VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622936977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 5, 1864 * Newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy * Capture of Atlanta by Sherman & the Yankees Not only is this a nice Confederate newspaper, but it is from the capital of the Confederacy. Much war reporting in this issue, with certainly the most historic being a report of the fall of Atlanta, a major blow to the Confederacy. the first column on the front page has: "The War New" which has a brief introductory note: "The only news of importance we have to announce this morning is" followed by a subhead: "The Fall Of Atlanta", with the text including: "After six weeks command of the army of Tennessee, General Hood abandoned Atlanta on last Thursd... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 08:04

$465.00
149558

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFFERSON DAVIS Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622922099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 24, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Among the front page items are: "Mr. Vallandigham's Speech" "President Davis & the Southwestern Publishing House" which includes a letter signed in type by: Jefferson Davis, to the publisher, noting in part: "...I feel a deep interest in every undertaking...pertaining to the prosperity & progress of a free and great Confe... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 07:40

$225.00
149556

CONFEDERATE Civil War WINSTON NC North Carolina Rare Southern 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622920187

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Dec. 5, 1862 * Rare Confederate title This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Among the front page items are: "Col. W.W. Kirkland, late Col. 32st. N. C. Regiment" "Confederate Finances" "Volunteer Troops" "Transportation & Telegraph Companies" "Overseers on Plantations" and other items. Inside pages have more on the war including: "Capture of Another Yankee Gunboat" "From New River--Federal gunboat Captured" "Our Militar... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 07:36

$265.00
149554

CONFEDERATE Civil War SHILOH PGT Beauregard & Fall of NEW ORLEANS 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371789107335

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, May 2, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh * P.G.T. Beauregard * Fall of New Orleans This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The front page has: "The Next Few Weeks" which begins: "Great armies are confronting each other with but a few miles between, at Corinth in the West, and in the Peninsula of the York & James. Besides these, Jackson and Banks are near each other in the valley of Virginia..." with much more. Also: "Further fro... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 07:29

$295.00
149553

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371789106235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 31, 1863 * Rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Note that the city of publication, "Jackson", is noted near the top of page 2. The front page has much on the war including: "Federal Reports from Port Hudson" "From Washington" "Congressional Proceedings" from Richmond; "Federal Officers in Tennessee" "Federal Reports From Mobile" "Answer to a Yankee General's Remonstrance" "Letter from Lincoln to McClellan" which is signed in type: A. Lincoln; "A Daring Adventure of the War" "Finances of the Confederate States" and other items. The back page cont... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 07:28

$288.00
149552

CONFEDERATE New Orleans LA Louisiana Battle of SHILOH 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622914669

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 16, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee * Rare title from the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page includes: "What the Morning Journals Say" "The O... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 07:26

$285.00
149532

Rare 1863 Newspaper CONFEDERATE Civil War WINSTON NC North Carolina JEFF. DAVIS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620920001

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, September 3, 1863 * Rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Over a full column on the front page is an article: "The Rebels and Their Leader" which has much on Jefferson Davis (see for portions). Another front page. article taking over a column is: "Yankee Response to the Peace Propositions & meetings". The front page. also has: "The Fighting Strength of the Confederacy" and more... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 15:00

$295.00
149531

Rare CONFEDERATE Augusta GA Georgia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786870148

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY CHRONICLE & SENTINEL, Augusta, Georgia, March 16, 1864 * Rare Confederate title The front page has a great wealth of news, some items including: "The Habeas Corpus Writ in North Carolina" "The First Thirty Days of the Spring Campaign" "The Desire for Peace" "The Last Raid on Richmond" "Northern News" "News Summary" "Action of the 3rd Georgia Battalion of Sharp-Shooters" "More of Butler's Doings" "A Gallant Feat" "Remarks of Gen. Breckinridge at Lynchburg" and even more. All of pg. 2 & half of pg. 3 are taken up with: "Governor Brown's Message". Also: "Official From Gen. Polk" "Latest From the Front" "From Mississippi" "Letter From the Front" "Action of the 12th Georgia Battalion" "... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 14:59

$320.00
149528

CONFEDERATE Petersburg VA P.G.T. Beauregard Bull Run #1 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620909457

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, February 4, 1862 * General P. G. T. Beauregard * Battle of Bull Run official report * Rare Confederate title Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with: "The War--Its Movements! Official Report of Gen. Beauregard Of The Battle of Manassas" which has tremendous detail. At the end it notes: "To be concluded to-morrow." Page 22 has an editorial item headed "Gen. George B. Crittenden" which is supportive of him when others were critical concerning his involvement in a recent battle. Also inside: "From Norfolk" 'From Suffolk", "The Military Bill"; a brief dispatch to General McCook signed: ... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 14:54

$290.00
149527

Rare CONFEDERATE Camden SC Civil War 1864 Newspaper SHERMAN'S March to the Sea


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620907746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CAMDEN DAILY JOURNAL, Camden, South Carolina, August 4, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * William T. Sherman * March to the sea is stopped? A nice and quite rare title from late in the Confederacy. The front page has various news items concerning the war including: "The news of the defeat & capture of the most famous of all the Yankee raiders comes in like a welcome gleam of sunshine upon what was fast growing to be a very dark picture...But the scene has changed. The army of Tennessee, after inflicting another terrible chastisement upon the foe, still stands like a wall of fire around Atlanta, & Sherman, baffled & disappointed, is as far as ever from the mastery of the 'doomed city'..."... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 14:53

$485.00
149526

Confederate COLUMIBIA SC South Carolina PGT Beauregard 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786866295

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * General P. G. T. Beauregard A rare title from the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The American War in England" "Stafford's Louisiana Brigade" "Interesting Letter from Gen'l Beauregard" which includes the text of a form letter he sends to families who had a family member injured in the military, signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard; "The Holcombe Legion Cavalry, S.C. V." There are also various "Telegraphic" reports with subheads: "From East Tennessee" "From Mississippi" "From Virginia" "From the Front" which is at Dalton; "From the North" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with: "Address... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 14:51

$235.00
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