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149503

1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Robert E. Lee's Report


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786839577

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY STANDARD, Raleigh, North Carolina, October 7, 1863 * General Robert E. Lee * His official Battle of Gettysburg report * Rare title from the Confederacy Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederate States. The front page has a terrific letter by the editor, William Holden, expressing his frustration with the destruction caused to his business by troops from Georgia on September 9 (see photos). This letter takes nearly 3 1/2 columns or over half of the front page. This is part of a much bigger story concerning Holden and his editorial comments on the Civil War. See the hyperlink for much more on the "Weekly Standard", his views on the Civil War, and details of the dest... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 14:00

$385.00
149500

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786832383

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, May 29, 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. Almost the entire ftpg. is taken up with Civil War news, with items headed: "The Thirteenth N. C. Regiment", "Latest News From the North" which includes a report from Fredericksburg of May 19; "Death of a Brave Man" which is concerning Lieut. Gambrill of Mississippi, a Confederate scout; "What It Costs the North", "Gen. Jac... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:49

$240.00
149499

SLAVERY ENDS 13th Thirteenth Amendment Pass CONFEDERATE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620861673

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 4, 1864 * Passage of the 13th Amendment - Historic! * Great report to have in a Confederate newspaper * The end of slavery! * Great sadness re: the war reported A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The key content within this issues is found on the back page: "Amendment of the Constitution", which is the historic Thirteenth Amendment concerning slavery and its passage by the Senate, with the vote noted (see images). It concludes with a typically Southern editorial comment: "The amendment is passed too late to be submitted to many of the state legislatures...and of course cannot go into effect. But it furnishes... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:45

$245.00
149498

1862 CONFEDERATE Winston NC Newspaper BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE - P.G.T. Beauregard *


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620860322

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, October 31, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Battle of Perryville KY Kentucky * General P.G.T. Beauregard 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. There is various reporting on the Civil War from the Confederate perspective including front page articles: "The Battle of Perryville--Gen. Bragg's official Report" which takes over three-quarters of the first column; "Agency for Our Troops in Richmond" and "Gen. Bragg"... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:43

$265.00
149491

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFFERSON DAVIS ADDRESS Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620851128

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, November 29, 1861 * Rare Civil War newspaper from the Confederate States. * President Jefferson Davis' Address to the Confederate Congress 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 entire front page is taken up with the: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE To the Congress of the Confederate States" which carries over a bit to the back page where it is signed in type: Jefferson Davis (see for portions). This would seem to be Jeff Davi... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:30

$275.00
149490

1864 SALISBURY NC North Carolina CONFEDERATE Civil War U.S. GRANT Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620847140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY CAROLINA WATCHMAN, Salisbury, North Carolina, Nov. 7, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title A quite rare title, particularly this late in the Civil War for North Carolina as this is still a Confederate newspaper evidenced by several articles, including a back page item: “Ludicrous Mistake” which notes: “It appears that a most ludicrous mistake occurred among the Yankees during Grant’s late ‘reconnaissance’…One brigade of Yankees…unacquainted with localicies, become separated from the rest of the troops…They wandered around for sometime in the hopes of meeting with their comrades…Suddenly…they came out upon a railroad&h... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:24

$395.00
149482

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786794875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 12, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher om the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War--see the information at the bottom of this listing. Among the front page reports are: "Northern & Western Items" "Banished From Vicksburg", a 'Proclamation' from Galveston", a letter from Port Lavaca, and another "Letter From Matamoros" "Speech of Senator Johnson of Arkansas" "Designs on Mobile" "Letter From Richmond" and much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress" among other smaller items. The back page has a lengthy editorial,... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 13:02

$220.00
149477

Great CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Newspaper Manassas VA Virginia BATTLE OF BULL RUN


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620824798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 24, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia Not only a newspaper from the Confederate states, but from the capital of the Confederacy. Given the date, it is not surprising that the content on pages 2 & 3 contain much on the historic Battle of Bull Run, the first major conflict of the Civil War. The Confederate reporting tells of an overwhelming Southern victory, with column heads including: "The Great Victory" "Increasing Excitement" "Action of the Confederate Congress" "Account From Washington" "We have Met the Enemy & They are Ours! " "The Federals Acknowledge Their Defeat!" "Awful Slaughter of Troops!" "Ellsworth's 'Pet Lambs' Cut To Pie... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 12:48

$410.00
149473

CONFEDERATE Battle of Shiloh Pittsburgh Landing Tenn. 1862 Civil War Newspaper *


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620805478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 9, 1862 * Report of the Battle of Shiloh from the Confederate capital Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital and consequently has much reporting from "The Confederate Congress" on page 2. Page 3 begins with a very historic report headed: "The Great Victory In Tennessee" which reports on the Battle of Shiloh (or Pittsburg Landing) which begins: "Since the issue of our paper yesterday morning, we have received few additional particulars of the brilliant victory at Shiloh, in Tennessee, on Sunday. That it was a great and glorious struggle there is no room to doubt, & that our forces achieved one... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 12:26

$380.00
149472

Great 1ST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Civil War CONFEDERATE VA 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620803991

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 26, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Half of the front page is taken up with ads, including five illustrated runaway slave reward ads (see), plus also on the ftpg: "More Privateersmen Captured" "Anecdote of Jefferson Davis" "The London Morning Herald on the Battle at Bethel" "A Federal congressman on the Fight at Bull Run" "A Black Republican Account" and other smaller items. Inside pages have much on the Civil War, from the Confederate perspective, including: "From Manassas" "Jonathan and John Bull" "Coming to Richmond" "Florida Troops", extensive co... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 12:24

$235.00
149462

Rare CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis Message in Richmond VA Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620773241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHRISTIAN OBSERVER, Richmond, Virginia, February 2, 1865 * Jefferson Davis signed in type * Confederate president * Thanksgiving proclamation Has mostly religious-related content on the ftpg. save for a war item: "First Virginia Artillery" "Stray Leaves from a Soldier's Artillery". On the reverse under "General Intelligence" are various news reports from the war. Also has: "Prison Life At Elmira, N.Y." being a Confederate soldier's account about his experience in a "Yankee military prison". And fittingly enough (relative to the title) there is also a "Proclamation By The President" scheduling a day of "Humiliation and Prayer, with Thanksgiving", signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Presu... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2016 11:41

$255.00
149358

BATTLE OF BLOUNTVILLE Bristol TN Tennessee CONFEDERATE Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391618282507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 29, 1863 * Battle of Blountville - Bristol * Sullivan County, Tennessee A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with a very lengthy & detailed account of the skirmish at Bristol, Tennessee, with heads: "The Raid Upon Bristol--Destruction of Government Stores--Supineness of the Confederate Military Authorities" . The front page also has: "From the Army of General Lee" "Yankee Deserters" "Another condemned" and more. The editorial on the back page begins: "A battle on the Rapidan is not the necessary sequel of conflict on the Chickamauga. Meade is one of those leaders who risk nothing. He has gained a... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2016 13:11

$122.00
148981

GREAT SEAL & Motto of the Confederate States of America 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391607471145

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Oct. 6, 1862 * Great Seal of the Confederate States of America This was one of the few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States of America" within its dateline (see). The front page has various war-related reports including a black-bordered account of the: "Death of Brig. Gen. Wm. Duncan Smith" with much details. Also: "The Condition of our Army" "From Tupelo, Miss." "Later From Florida" "Northern News--Naval Movements On Foot at Hilton Head" "Presentation at the Charleston Arsenal" and more. Pages 2 & 3 are mostly taken up with ads but page 2 does have a very interesting item headed "The Confederate Seal" which begins: "C... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:06

$127.00
148427

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ General Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391592170643

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, March 26, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * General Abraham Lincoln A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Notes On The War" which includes a General Order from General H. Marshall concerning travel & communication in the Cumberland Mountains, noting in part: "...The country is infested with spies. Unless a man now comes from Kentucky to join the army & to assist to defend his country & to secure the independence of the South, he had better remain at home..." with more. Other war items as well. Page 2 begins with an interesting editorial: "Generalisimo Lincoln" the text beginning: "We had never supposed that Abrah... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:22

$128.00
136051

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371439257841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 14, 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 not long before surrendering. The front page has: "Tribute to the Memory of Major Generals Rodes and Ramseur" which includes 2 letters; also: "Report of the Secretary of the Treasury". The back page has: "Northern News--Lincoln Re-Elected" "The Georgia Legislature & the War" "The President & the Press" and more. Complete as a single sheet newspaper which is typical for late-war... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2016 08:16

$210.00
147973

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina Final Weeks CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747155332

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Feb. 4, 1865 * 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 just over 2 months before surrendering. The front page has reports of some: "Legislative Proceedings", a few bits relating to the war including: "...that negotiations for peace have been inaugurated by the governments at Richmond and Washington, yet mindful of the maxim that in times of war, while 'we hold the olive branch in one hand, we should hold the sword in the other', theref... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:41

$167.00
147972

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1864 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747153419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 14, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "President Davis' Address to the Army" which is rather lengthy & signed in type: Jefferson Davis. This is a very nice, rousing address to his soldiers having near the end:"...Soldiers! Assured success awaits us in our holy struggle for liberty & independence & for the preservation of all that renders life desirable to honourable men..." & much more. Other ftpg. items include: "Exciting News from Mississippi" "From the Peninsula" "From the Rapidan--Official Dispatch" which is signed in type: R. E. ... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:38

$236.00
147806

Rare Confederate BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA Chattanooga TN 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391568163852

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, September 21, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Chattanooga, Tennessee * Braxton Bragg victory Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has various war-related reports with heads: "From Northern Virginia" which includes: "...most reliable that we can obtain is that General Lee holds his position this side of the Rapidan..."; "Southwestern Virginia "Sensation Rumors" which notes: "...was reported that Bragg had been defeated by Rosencrans & other equally false & mischievous rumors..."; "Telegraphic News--Important News From Georgia & Tennessee--Battle Order from General Bragg" which includ... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:17

$147.00
147662

Rare CONFEDERATE New Orleans LA Louisiana Civil War 1862 Newspaper w/ Jeff Davis


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737868238

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 16, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * President Jefferson Davis 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 front page has good reporting on the Civil War, including: "What t... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:49

$186.00
147599

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Middle Creek Kentucky 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391561464824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 16, 1862 * Battle of Middle Creek - Kentucky * General Humphrey Marshall This is one of just a few newspapers which printed in the dateline: "Confederate States of America". Among the reports are: "The Campaign Opening in Kentucky--A Battle Near Prestonsburg--8000 of the Enemy Defeated" "Gen. McClellan's Opinion About the Duration of the War" "Privateering & Naval Resources" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:39

$92.00
147005

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston North Carolina Civil War Newspaper Gen. Braxton Bragg


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391536708488

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 30, 1863 * Rare Confederate Civil War newspaper The ftpg. contains a: "Special Message of Gov. Vance" to the North Carolina General Assembly which begins: "With the flight of time great events have occurred & are now crowding upon us...the invaders of our state have concentrated a large force up on our coast & are again threatening our remaining seaports..." with much more (see photos for small portions). Also on the ftpg; "The Gallant Alabama" which tells of a naval battle involving the steamer Alabama. Also on the ftpg: "Gen. Bragg's Address to the Army at Winchester" which is signed by him: Braxton Bragg, Gen'l Com'dg. Also: "The Surpri... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2016 14:22

$355.00
146852

Rare CONFEDERATE Fall of Savannah Georgia W.T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371710747379

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 7, 1865 * Rare Confederate title * Fall of Savannah, Georgia * William T. Sherman An issue from the capital of the Confederacy & quite late in the Civil War. The editorial begins: "General Sherman is trying an experiment on Savannah...This Sherman, it will not be forgotten, is the same who wrote the letter of instructions to his Adj. General on the way in which he was to deal with the inhabitants...'Rebels' own nothing--all they have is forfeited; even their lives; if permitted to live, it is only that they may repent; and that, while repenting, they may be made useful to the cause of the 'Union', otherwise it would be a mercy to them to put them a... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 08:07

$255.00
146552

1862 CONFEDERATE Newspaper Civil War w/ BATTLE OF BULL RUN # 2 Manassas Virginia


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371696270849

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 9, 1862 * Second Battle of Bull Run # 2 * Manassas, Virginia * Confederate victory Not just a newspaper from the Confederate states, but from the capital of the Confederacy. This is a great issue has the front page has much reporting on the historic 2nd battle of Bull Run, another victory for the Confederate army. The front page begins with: "From The Army of Northern Virginia" & is followed by: "The Battle Fields Of Manassas". Also on the front page: "Congress People & 'Army Worms' " "A Cavalry Charge" which is on Second Manassas as well; "Desperate Fighting" "Northwestern Virginia" "Vankees "Evacuating". Over two columns on the front page are head... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:36

$320.00
146550

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War EAST TENNESSEE 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518796191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 17, 1863 * From the origin of the Civil War Perhaps the most famous newspaper from the Confederacy. The front page has: "Latest From East Tennessee" "Good News From Lee's Army" "Latest From the United States" "Letter from Richmond" & more. The back page has: "The Sufferings of the Border Missourians" "The Situation in East Tennessee" and a bit more, plus a wealth of ads. Complete as a single sheet issue of folio size, a very small hold at a fold in the top quadrant, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:32

$98.00
146510

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Captured 1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371695907374

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 25, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson, 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. This is a very nice issue as the front page has column heads including: "Enem... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2016 07:16

$166.00
146509

Cadmus M. Wilcox CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War RICHMOND VA 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371695905140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, Virginia, April 25, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * General Cadmus M. Wilcox A very rare publication from the Confederacy which seldom comes to the collector market. Although much of the content was literary in nature, there are news reports and a few illustrations. The front page is entirely taken up with a nice illustration of: "Brigadier-General C. M. Wilcox". Pages 2 & 3 have a biography of him focusing on his leadership in the on-going Civil War (see photos). Page 2 has over a full column headed: "The Times" which reports on the latest news from the various war fronts. Among the reports are: "...the fight at Charleston was by no means over... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2016 07:14

$287.00
145867

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga TN GA Braxton Bragg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371674455740

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 8, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * General Braxton Bragg A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "News From New Orleans" "News From Lee's Army" "Farewell Address of Lt. Gen. Leonidas Polk" and some bkpg. content as well: "The Operations Against Charleston". But certainly the best content is the front page report: "From Bragg's Army" which takes most of a column with details on the Battle of Chickamauga (see). Complete as a single sheet newspaper, full size, nice condition.

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:35

$148.00
145748

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1862 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669629307

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 1, 1862 * From the Confederate capital From the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "Scenes In The Federal Congress - The Negro Question" which takes over a full column. Also: "An English Opinion of the War in America" and more, including many advertisements. Inside has much reporting from the: "Confederate Congress" and other war item, and: "Casualties in the Valley Fight" "Movements on the Tennessee River" "Capt. Morgan" "Gen. J. Bankhead Magruder" and so much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2016 14:54

$117.00
145510

Rare CONFEDERATE New Orleans LA Louisiana MILL SPRINGS Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371663415145

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 6, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * 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. This is a very nice issue as the front page has over 1 1/2 columns taken up wit... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2016 15:21

$166.00
145206

1864 John Mosby Gray Ghost Confederate "Traveling" Memphis/Atlanta Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371655794452

Shown is an original & historic old confederate newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, January 22, 1864 ~See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper~ * One of the famous "traveling" Confederate newspapers * Mentions of John Mosby * Considerable war reporting ~See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper~ Among the front page items are: "Late from the United States" "From Texas" "Yankee Atrocities in North Carolina--Their Own Confessions" "Late from the North" "How They Raise Troops in the North" "Letter from Richmond" and more. The back page includes: 'Sixth and Ninth Tennessee" "A Voice From the Army" which is an interesting letter; "The... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2016 15:24

$236.00
145158

Longstreet, Kimball (death), Petersburg - Confederate Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371654938544

Shown is an original & historic old confederate Civil War era newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 28, 1864 * Masthead includes the sought-after "Confederate States of America" * Petersburg, Longstreet, and Johnston mentions * General Kimball (Yankee) killed A nice issue from the hotbed of the Confederacy. Much front page war reporting including: "From Gen. Johnston's Army" "Desperate Attack on Our Left" "Enemy Drives Back With Heavy Loss" "Capture of Prisoners" "Yankee General Kimball Killed" "The Operations Before Petersburg" "Yankee Newspaper Correspondents" "Latest Yankee News" "Lt. General Longstreet" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with ads and legal notices. Single sheet, folio size, mino... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2016 14:22

$132.00
145156

Confederate Louisville, Kentucky Newspaper - Extensive 1861 Civil War Reporting


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371654936593

Shown is an original & historic old confederate newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, Sept. 13, 1861 * From the Confederacy in Louisville, Kentucky (see note below) * A host of 1861 war reports Pages 3 & 4 have some nice war heads including: "The Great War" "Ft. Lafayette Prisoners" "Another Big Battle" "Confederate Loss Not Ascertained!" "Col. Lowe Killed" "Affairs in Missouri" "Gen. Floyd's Position" "Freedom of Slaves to be Proclaimed!" and more (see). Also in the issue: "The Forward Movement in Western Virginia" "Disarming the People of the State" "Is Kentucky Corrupted?" "...Northern Troops Burning Kentucky Bridges--Destroying Houses--Confiscating Property" and much more. Four pages which is archivally rejoined at t... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2016 14:19

$146.00
144366

Rare CONFEDERATE Emancipation Proclamation Murfreesboro 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391460516206

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 6, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln * Emancipation Proclamation * Battle of Murfreesboro - Tennessee Of note is the report of the Emancipation Proclamation on the front page, being more of a second-hand commentary than the full-text report found in Northern newspapers. It is headed: "Another Proclamation From Lincoln..." and includes: "Lincoln has issued another proclamation, declared...that all persons held as slaves in designated states and parts of states are, henceforward shall be free.." with just a bit more (see). Also on the ftpg: "From Petersburg" "Northern Accounts" "The Battle of Murfreesboro" "The Monitor Foundered off Hatteras & Gone Down... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2016 06:52

$179.00
143797

John R. Jones CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War RICHMOND VA 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445260941

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, January 16, 1864 * General John R. Jones * Very rare Confederate title A rare publication from the Confederacy which seldom comes to the collector market. Although much of the content was literary in nature, there are news reports and a few illustrations. The front page features a print of: "Brigadier-General J.R. Jones", with a very brief biography of him as well. Inside has over a full column editorial on the Civil War with much war-related news, including: "...We look back with pride...to the brilliant victories at Fredericksburg, the capture of Winchester, the magnificent though indecisive field of Gettysburg, the complete repulse of the enemy at ... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:36

$325.00
142592

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1861 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391414366600

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, Nov. 22, (1861) * Very rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis speech 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. The "Memphis Daily Appeal", dedicated to the Southern cause rallying both civilians & soldiers, it was the most important newspaper of the region, soon famously known as the "Moving Appeal." (see particulars below) The front page has nearly two columns taken up with the: "President's Message" being his report on the state of the war and the Confederacy at that point. It... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2016 11:25

$152.00
142591

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ P. G. T. Beauregard Ltr. 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391414365959

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, March 20, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * P. G. T. Beauregard letter A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The ftpg. includes: "The Yankees at Port Royal" "Notes Of The War" which includes a letter signed in type: G. T. Beauregard; "People Determined to be Free Can Never be Conquered" & more. Inside includes: "Hanging Southern Leaders" "The Real Evil" "The Old Union Men" "The Qualities for Commanders" "The News" and much reporting from the: "Confederate Congress". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2016 11:24

$88.00
142590

CONFEDERATE First Battle of Charleston Harbor 1863 Richmond Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391414365011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, April 10, 1863 * First Battle of Charleston Harbor A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The ftpg. includes: "Latest News from the North!" "Confidence of Taking Charleston!" "Rumors of Its Capture in the North!" "Latest from Charleston" "The First Day's Fight" "The Loss Sustained by the enemy" "Confidence of Holding Charleston" "The Law of Impressment" & more. News on the back page as well including reports from the: "Confederate Congress", as well as ads. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner masthead, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends April 23, 2016 11:22

$90.00
142589

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nearing End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371583239945

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Jan. 31, 1865 * 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 issue was published just 2 1/2 months before surrendering. The front page has: "A Confession of Our Weakness" and "Local & State News" along with notices & ads. The back page has nearly 1 1/2 columns headed: "War News" with subheads including: "From Richmond" "The Army of Tennessee" "Mobile Threatened" "North Georgia" and more. Other war-related items as well. Complete as a single sheet news... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2016 11:21

$150.00
140941

John H. Winder CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War RICHMOND VA 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391377357091

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, September 12, 1863 * General John H. Winder * Very rare Confederate title The front page features an illustration of: "Gen. John H. Winder" along with a nice biography of him (see). Inside has an editorial on the Civil War, including: "There has been little change in the military situation since our last, save the evacuation of Knoxville by General Buckner...Advices from Fredericksburg state that there is some activity in the Yankee camp...The larger portion of the Yankee army seem to be encamped in the vicinity of Falmouth...' with much more. Another page has a bit noting: "...has heard...that Gen. Hooker, in his parting address to his officers there, s... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2016 15:00

$366.00
140936

Rare FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA in Confederate Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391377259878

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 30, 1862 * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Admiral David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A very historic report as page 3 contains an early account of the fall of New Orleans to the Yankees, which obviously was a solemn admonition for a Confederate newspaper. The report is taken from Yankee sources with the top of a page 3 column headed: "Telegraphic News" "The Surrender of New Orleans--Correspondence Between the Federal Commander & Mayor Monroe" Included is the full text of the letter signed in type, D. G. Farragut, to the mayor of New Orleans, signed, John Monroe (see for portions). Many other reports on the Civil War within but... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2016 12:41

$188.00
140352

Very Rare CHARLESTON SC Yankee Union Occupation South Carolina 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535190236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, April 21, 1865 * Union - Yankee occupation * From the original of the Civil War An early issue of this newspaper under Yankee control, as Sherman occupied this significant Confederate city on February 18. This is "new series" volume 1, number 48. The front page has: "Our Victories" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace Reconstruction & Emancipation Questions" which takes nearly half of the front page. Also: "Important Debate of the Rebel State Legislature of Virginia". Page 2 has a nice editorial concerning the war including: "...The people all over Jeff Davis' territory are well aware of the hopelessness of the rebel cause... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:07

$230.00
140247

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371532313951

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Jan. 18, 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 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. Front page war-related item include: "What the Morning Journals Say" which begins: "The Crescent sp... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2016 08:00

$146.00
139170

Great 1ST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Civil War CONFEDERATE VA 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342194039

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 24, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have Not only a newspaper from the Confederate states, but from the capital of the Confederacy. Given the date, it is not surprising that the content on pages 2 & 3 contain much on the historic Battle of Bull Run, the first major conflict of the Civil War. The Confederate reporting tells of an overwhelming Southern victory, with column heads including: "The Great Victory" "Increasing Excitement" "Action of the Confederate Congress" "Account From Washington" "We have Met the Enemy & They are Ours! " "The Federals Acknowledge Their Defeat!" "Awful Slaughter of Troops!" "Ellswo... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:33

$420.00
139169

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342193016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 7, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "From the West--Vicksburg and Port Hudson" "The Raising of Provisions" "Cotton in the North" "Late News From the North! --Important from Vicksburg--Complete Failure of the Yazoo Expedition--Retreat of the Whole Force--Latest from Port Hudson--Plan of Attack on Charleston--Attack Expected at Williamsburg...". War reporting continues on the back page including: "Morals of Yankee Officers" "General Hindman's Parting Address to His Command" "Confederate Congress". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, folio size with a full banner m... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:32

$93.00
139168

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342192668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 7, 1863 * 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, and also that this is labeled the: "Army Edition" which we have not seen in other issues of this title we have offered. See the information below concerning its history. The front page has various items relating to the on-going Civil War including three: "General Orders", "Arrest The Deserters!" "View of a Northern Radical" "Butler's Outrages in New Orleans" "Battle of Prairie Grove" "Butler's course from a Northern Point of View--A Yankee on Yankee" "R... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:31

$337.00
138705

CONFEDERATES Meet w/ the British for Help ? 1863 Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371494626833

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 6, 1863 The front page begins with a lengthy report concerning the discussions in England between that country & the Confederate commissioners. The back page has much reporting from the: "Confederate Congress" but not much reporting on the Civil War. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2015 14:49

$47.00
138493

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391324370539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 28, 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 are: "Capture by Gen. Buell of Important Papers Relating to the Confederate Plan of Campaign in the West" "Gen. Beauregard to General Bragg" is a lengthy letter signed by him in type: G.T. Beauregard, plus another letter signed by Beauregard as well (see); General Lee's Army" "From the Army of the Potomac" "Latest From New Orleans" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 18... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2015 14:33

$158.00
137819

Rare CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War Thomas James Churchill 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391310927374

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, June 13, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title A very rare publication from the Confederacy which seldom comes to the collector market. Although much of the content was literary in nature, there are news reports and a few illustrations. The front page features a nice illustration of: "Gen. T. J. Churchill" with a biography of him as well focusing on his leadership in the on-going Civil War. Page 4 has an interesting item: "A Yankee Trick" noting: "A scoundrel...is traveling through the South soliciting & receiving subscriptions for our paper...This scoundrel represents himself as a Virginian & the Special Traveling Agent of the Illustrated News. He is ... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2015 09:42

$380.00
137755

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307571175

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY CITIZEN, Vicksburg, Mississippi, June 20, 1863 Although it is the quite famous July 2/4, 1863 issue of the Citizen which is so famous (and many reprints exist: be careful), few might know that the publisher, J.M. Swords, printed several previous issues on wallpaper as well. Like several other Southern newspapers of the Civil War period its stock of newsprint paper became exhausted and the publisher resorted to the use of wallpaper. On this substitute he printed issues dated June 16, 18, 20, 27, 30, and July 2, 1863. Each was a single sheet, four columns wide, printed on the back of the wallpaper. The genuine issue of July 2/4 had reason to be saved gien its report of the Yankee captu... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:47

$2,250.00
137754

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307570595

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, July 6, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title Here is an uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. Among the reports on page 2 are: "War Missiles" "The Confederate League" "Peace Movements" "Missouri Troops Arming" "A German Regiment For Old Abe" "Camp Jokes" "What Congress Must Do" "Meeting of the Confederate League" and more. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:46

$370.00
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