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166795

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Civil War w/ Pony Express 1861 Baltimore Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443050345

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SOUTH, Baltimore, Maryland, June 26, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title Maryland was a border state during the Civil War, meaning within the state there were sympathies for both the Union and Confederacy. By the title of this newspaper it is obvious which side its editorial policy favored. Articles include: "The Civil War In America" "Virginia Delegates to the Confederate Congress" with the full list; "The Marylanders In Virginia" "Traitors to be Shot" "Complaints of the Volunteers" "From California--By Pony Express" and more. Four pages, folio size, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. This is the volume 1 no. 57 issue indicating that this newspaper began when the Civil War formal... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:22

$83.00
166638

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Joel Chandler Harris Civil War PLANTATION 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126043764

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Dec. 8, 1862 * Only known title to be published on a Southern Plantation * From Joel Chandler Harris's own personal collection * Non-J.C.H. issues are quite valuable in and of themselves The entire ftpg. is taken up with a poem: "The Old Plantation!" Page 3 has an editorial: "War" and page 4 is taken up with a great editorial headed: "The Reign of Terror". It begins: "We have indeed fallen upon evil times. With an outside foe pressing upon us with the avowed object of exterminating our people, white and black...Proofs are accumulating every day of the dire intent of our foe..." with much more including critical comments concerning Georgia's... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:23

$335.00
166587

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Braxton Bragg in Kentucky Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372436790182

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Oct. 10, 1862 * General Braxton Bragg in Kentucky * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Rumoured Advance of the Enemy Towards Gordonsville" "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "The Situation in the West" which is quite lengthy & includes many subheads; "The Situation In Kentucky". The back page has a lengthy editorial (see for printing error here) and much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress". Also: "Iron-Clad Frigates--Bending Their Armour Plates" and "Telegraphic News" Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner masthead. Nice condition. Single sh... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:48

$85.00
166236

THE BLUE AND THE GRAY (Civil War) Francis Miles Finch 1st Printing 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112510154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), September, 1867 * Francis Miles Finch * The Blue and the Gray * 1st printing (nationally) This literary magazine contains the *first nationally distributed printing of the famous Civil War themed poem by Francis Miles Finch, "The Blue and the Gray." The preface to the poem is a quote from the New York Tribune, providing context: "The women of Columbus, Mississippi, animated by nobler sentiments than are many of their sisters, have shown themselves impartial in their offerings made to the memory of the dead. They strewed flowers alike on the graves of the Confederate and of the National soldiers." See the images for the full text of this touching verse. O... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:39

$250.00
166717

CONFEDERATE Battle of Gaines's Mill COLD HARBOR Civil War Virginia1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126976398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 23, 1862 * Battle of Gaines's Mill, Virginia * General Robert E. Lee victory * In a Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed in the dateline: "Confederate States Of America". Among the front page items are: "From Richmond--Army Appointments--Exchange of Prisoners" "From Mobile--Col. Morgan's Movements In Kentucky--Great Excitement" "From Chattanooga--Buell's Army--Arrival of Distinguished Prisoners" "Later From Vicksburg--The Yankee Fleet Badly Damaged" and other smaller items. Page 2 has an excellent & lengthy account of the Battle of Gaines' Mill, taking nearly two columns (see for portions... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:16

$84.99
166715

CONFEDERATE General George McClellan Nominated President1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441553144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 * General George McClellan * Presidential nomination * Rare Confederate title Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From Charleston". Also on the ftpg: "Retaliation" and "The Battle of Reams" "City Intelligence" and a couple of items with small heads: "Life in the Trenches Before Atlanta" & "A Woman Soldier". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial which begins: "The nomination of General McClellan by the Democratick Convention at Chicago uniting upon him both the Peace an... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:05

$74.99
166714

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


eBay Auction Item # 392126968752

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 4, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * First Battle of Bull Run * Official reports from the Confederates 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 particularly significant issue... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 09:00

$174.99
166713

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


eBay Auction Item # 372441539143

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 9, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina An uncommon Confederate title with a one column masthead (not uncommon in the Confederacy). Among the ftpg. items are: "Breckinridge's Defenders--He Thinks Lincoln Honest Etc." "Soldier Shot" "The War For Independence--Spirit and Progress of the Revolution" "The Feeling in East Tennessee" "Wise's Command--Prisoners, Etc." "The Lincoln Congress" "Gen. Banks' Command in Danger" "Some of Our Boys" "What They are Doing in New Orleans" "Another Pretended Friend" "Lincoln's Paper Blockade" and a few other items. The bkpg. is entirely taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:56

$134.99
166708

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFF. DAVIS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126951846

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 Conf... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:26

$154.99
166705

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga TN GA Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372441513664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 30, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Tennessee & Georgia * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has a great wealth of war reporting, from the Confederate perspective, including: "From Northern Virginia--A Sharp Engagement on Friday--A General Battle Expected" which includes a short dispatched signed in type: R. E. Lee, General (see photos). Also "Mosby At Work--Capture of Another Yankee Train" "From Mississippi". Of significance on the front page is: "From Chickamauga--Details Of The Battle" with a dateline of Atlanta, Nov. 27, and including: "...The ci... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:08

$159.99
166704

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Wilson's Creek PGT Beauregard1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126945471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, August 30, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek (Oak Hills) - Missouri * Confederate General P. G. T. Beauregard letter A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Battle of the Oak Hills--Official Report of Gen. McCulloch which takes an entire column and is signed by him in type; "The War On the Seas--The Privateer Jeff Davis--Escape from the Blockaders..." "The Body of the Late Col. Cameron--Correspondence with Gen. Beauregard" which includes a letter signed in type: G. T. Beauregard; plus more. Good Civil War coverage continues inside with: "Col. Tyler of the Confederate Army" "Western Virginia Ge... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 08:04

$74.99
166033

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN at Greneda MS w/ ANTIETAM Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104098669

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Oct. 2, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run * Battle of Antietam 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. 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 it published for some time. T... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:44

$360.00
165919

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392101921884

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND WHIG AND PUBLIC ADVERTISER, Virginia, Nov. 14, 1862 * Rare from the capital of the Confederacy This is one of the less common titles from the capital of the Confederates States of America. The front page has: "Supplies for the Army" "Eastern North Carolina" "The Affair Near Shepherdstown, Sept. 30th--Misrepresentations Corrected" "The Late Invasion of Fredericksburg" "From Northern Virginia" "Latest From North Carolina--Probable Designs of the Enemy". Page 2 includes: "The News" "A Case for Retaliation" "The Spirit of the Invaded" "Supplies For the Soldiers" "Richmond's Offering to the Army" and there are also several "General Orders" from the Confederacy. Some war news on pg. 3:... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:20

$84.00
165911

Rare CHARLESTON SC South Carolina w/ Fort Sumter Attack CLOSE 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401171391

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, March 29, 1861 * From the origin of the Civil War just prior to the outbreak South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union which it did on Dec. 20, 1860. Plus the war began in Charleston harbor with the bombing of Fort Sumter just two weeks after the date of this issue. The front page has: "United States Army & Navy News" among other items. Page 2 has nearly a full column: "The Abolition Regime" with subheads: "Wow Lincoln Exhibits his Firmness--A Second Jackson About the Spoils--The Fott Sumter Game--Clumsy Diplomacy--The Safety of the South Lies in her Strength--The Abolitionists at Last Realizing Southern Independence--the Old Domin... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:16

$144.00
165910

VERY Rare Illustrated CONFEDERATE Civil War w/ Gen. Leonidas Polk 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401169845

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 15, 1862 * General Leonidas Polk 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 print of: "Lieut. Gen. Leonidas Polk" with a biography of him on the front page taking most of the first column. Page 2 has: "The Times" which provides the most recent reports on the Civil War, a few bits including:"...reported on Wednesday that General Jackson had had a battle with Siegel in the county of Clarke...70 prisoners captured in a cavalry skirmish near Leesburg...Herald says Ge... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:15

$358.00
165872

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Captured 1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099297107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 21, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * From the capital of the Confederacy Most of the front page is taken up with ads, however there is very lengthy text under the heading: "The Roanoke Island Affair" "The Yankee Account Of The Battle" "Interesting Particulars And Details" with many subheads, including: "Suffering & Dismay" "The Fight on the Island" "The Fight Commenced" "Desperate Effort of the Rebels" and more. The big event at this time was the fall of Fort Donelson, Tenn., to U.S. Grant, which happened on Feb. 16, the page 2 editorial begins: "The only intelligence from Fort Donelson still comes by Nort... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:31

$89.00
165871

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND North Carolina NC 1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099296844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 12, 1862 * Battle of Roanoke Island, North Carolina * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is taken up with ads, reports from Europe--including "The American Crisis In England"-- and "How The North Regards the News From Europe". Among the topics on the page 2 editorial is the finances of the North, the editor noting: "The enemy's exultation over their recent achievements will be extravagant enough...If it had been possible before to save the Northern finances, it will not be now. The government will take a new plunge into the sea of financial trouble..." with much more (see for portions). Page 2 also has much on: "The Battle of Roa... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:30

$94.00
165870

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War BRAXTON BRAGG 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099296435

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Sept. 21, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga imminent * Confederate General Braxton Bragg * From the origin of the Civil War From the press of the very first newspaper to proclaim separation from the Union with its famous 'UNION IS DISSOLVED ! ". This issue has much on the Civil War including front page: "The Impending Battle In Tennessee--Bragg's Address to His Army--the Latest Movements" which includes the General Order signed in type: Braxton Bragg. Also: "Latest From Richmond" "The Crisis In Tennessee--Latest Details from the Armies of Bragg & Rosecrans" "Letters From Richmond" "The Finances" ""From the Northern Papers" and more. Although the back ... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:29

$84.00
165710

CONFEDERATE Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga TN GA Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393284810

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 26, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Tennessee & Georgia * In a Confederate title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From Northern Virginia" "A Daring Act" "Execution of a Spy at Camp Lee" which has considerable detail on the hanging of Spencer Kellogg (see). Much on the war on the bkpg. including a nice editorial concerning Chickamauga, "The Great Battle in Tennessee--The First Two Days' Fighting--The Enemy Driven Back--Desperate Fighting" and "Affairs Beyond the Mississippi" A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:43

$135.00
165645

Very Rare CONFEDERATE South Carolina CAMDEN SC Civil War 1864 Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372390245959

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CAMDEN DAILY JOURNAL, South Carolina, Aug. 24, 1864 * Very rare Civil War title A nice and quite rare title from late in the Confederacy. The front page has an editorial item headed: “Rich—Very” which notes in part: “Yankee official bulletins since the war commenced have announced the killing of 500,000 Confederate soldiers in skirmishes & 2,500,000 in pitched battles…a grand total of 3 ½ millions of our men who have been killed during the war, which is considerably more than the entire fighting population of the South at the beginning of the struggle! The conclusion…is irresistible, that Yankee official reports are…lies, & monstrous l... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:33

$218.00
165508

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372385962774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 3, 1861 * Rare Confederate title The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including a notable item headed: "Secession of Tennessee" which includes: "...that the Legislature of Tennessee...had passed the ordinance of secession by an almost unanimous vote..." but they are unsure of the report: "...Without absolutely vouching for the correctness of the report, we may say that we ourselves believe that it is so. We think so. We are not sure." Actually Tennessee would not leave the Union until June 8. Many other war-related reports on page 2. Four pages, very nice condition. Wilmington was a ma... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2018 11:03

$134.00
165302

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374435258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, August 14, 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. General Burnside moved into the city on March 14, 1862 so it was only in Confederate hands for less than a year, increasing the scarcity of truly "Confederate" newspapers from the Civil War. There is much Civil War reporting in this issue, with a considerable Confederate bias. Among the front page reports are: "Mr. Breckinridge" "Send the 'Progress' To Your Friends in the Camp" "Independence of Missouri Declared--Provisional Declaration from Gov. Jackson" "From Manassas--Prince Napoleon... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:46

$177.00
165301

Rare CONFEDERATE Jackson MS Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374434646

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 31, 1863 * Very 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... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:45

$177.00
165300

CHARLESTON SC South Carolina CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Old Southern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374433978

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Nov. 22, 1861 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Among the front page items are: "From Richmond--Confederate Congress--Latest Northern News" "From Nashville", "From Memphis...Address to Sister States on the Threatened Invasion", "From Knoxville, Tennessee..." "From Montgomery" "Latest From Arkansas" "The Battle Of Port Royal" which is the official report of General Sherman, signed by him in type: T. W. Sherman (sic), followed by: "General Sherman's Proclamation To The People of South Carolina also signed by him; "Dismounting Guns" "The Capture of ou... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:44

$105.00
165084

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1861 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372364740620

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 19, 1861 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Norfolk--Another Flag of Truce--Affairs in Hampton Roads..." "Retreat of the Fist Georgia Regiment from Carrick's Ford--A Thrilling Narrative" "The Recent Engagement in Kentucky between Confederate Batteries & Federal Vessels" and other items, including a large number of advertisements. Civil War reporting continues on the inside pages with: "The Necessity of Taking the Aggressive" which is a very nice half column editorial; "Capt. John. H. Guy of the Goochland Artillery" "How Long Shall Unhappy Marylan... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:24

$85.00
165083

CONFEDERATE Battle of BARBOURVILLE KY Kentucky Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080700614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 2, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Battle of Barbourville KY Kentucky A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Norfolk--The Blockading Fleet--The Richmond Grays--Arrest of a Unionist" "The Salt Works of the Confederate States" and a wealth of ads & notices. War reporting continues on the inside pages including: "Our Generals" "Suggestions Favoring a Forward Movement" "Army Diseases" "News Items" "the Rumored Capture of Col. Mcdonald's Command" "From the Potomac" "The Recent Battle at Barboursville, Ky." "Small Arms" "More about Shinplasters" "From Kentucky--A Fight at Elli... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:23

$87.00
165052

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372363706892

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 August 08, 2018 15:50

$175.00
164909

BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Murfreesboro TN & Vicksburg MS Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372356278237

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Jan. 5, 1863 * Battle of Stones River * Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Vicksburg Campaign Page 2 has much on the Civil War including column heads: "From the South" "The Battle at Murfreesboro" "The Rebels Claim A Victory" "The Engagement at Vicksburg" "From Tennessee" "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "The Federal Victory Complete!" "The Entire Rebel Army Retreating in Great Disorder!" "From Vicksburg" "The City In Our Possession!" and much more. Four pages, minor loss to a corner of the front leaf affects 2 words, minor margin tears, generally good.

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Ends August 02, 2018 10:29

$29.00
164828

CONFEDERATE Robert E. Lee BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA C. H. Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392071972961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 12, 1864 * Generals Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Virginia * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Enemy On the Outskirts of Richmond--Fighting on the Brooke Turnpike--Latest from General Lee's Army--Movements on the South Side" which is quite lengthy, and includes a letter signed in type: R. E. Lee. Many subheads as well. The back page begins with a lengthy editorial beginning: "It is to be regretted that the enemy's cavalry have failed to make the attack on the lines of Richmond anticipated by the authorities..."... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2018 15:31

$93.00
164596

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh North Carolina CIVIL WAR Savannah Georgia1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064944983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, January 10, 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 the latter months of the Civil War. The front page is mostly taken up with ads but does have: "Local & State News" "Bloody Work In Polk" "Later From the North" "From Richmond" "From Charleston" "Raiders in Mississippi" and a few other items. The back page has: "Severe on Congress & the President" "Suspension of the Habeas Corpus" "Office Regulations" "Confederate Valor" "The Roo... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:38

$155.00
164595

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335618032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 1, 1861 * Rare Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including items headed: "The News" "Backbone" "From The Seat Of War" "The Wilmington Light Infantry", "Experiments With Rifled Cannons" "Defenses Up The River" "Camp Jokes" "An Engagement at Mathias' Point" "Important Order by General Beauregard prohibiting persons from crossing the lines after the 30th. Four pages, very nice, clean condition. Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:37

$138.00
164594

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1864 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335606119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 16, 1864 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "The War News--Division of Sherman's Forces" "The Yankees in King & Queen--The Enemy We Are Fighting" "The History of the Military Operations of the Past Year in Mississippi & East Louisiana" which includes a very lengthy & detailed report of General Johnston, signed in type: J. E. Johnston, General. The back page includes; "Later From the North--The Spring Campaign--The Grand Object to be the Capture of Richmond--The Armies to be Concentrating Against It..." "A Negro Accidentally Shot" and other war-related items. ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:32

$88.00
164593

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Jefferson Davis Message Civil War 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064941099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 29, 1862 * Jefferson Davis calls for more troops Page 2 has an interesting editorial which considers the choice of an emblem for the Confederate States of America (see). Also on page two is; "President's Message--The Country Calls For Soldiers" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Also: "The Winchester Battle" "North Carolina" "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "General McClellan's Address to the Army of Potomac" "The Military Censorship of the North" and more. Page 3 includes: "Victory In Texas" "Yankee Promises" "much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" and other items. The back page has a lengthy list of Acts f... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:31

$88.00
164592

Rare CONFEDERATE 1861 Louisville KY Civil War Newspaper re. Battle of BULL RUN


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335605066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, Sept. 9, 1861 * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as, depending on the time, there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. This is the pro-Confederate newspaper. The front page has: "Reign of Terror--Military Murders in St. Louis" "Letter From Frankfort...The Affairs in Southern Kentucky..." "Delegates from Louisville to the Frankfort Convention" " Reported Fight at Shelbina--The Second ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:30

$92.00
164324

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322162906

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Aug. 16, 1861 * 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. Content in this issue includes, on the ftpg., a "Patriotic Address to the Army from General Johnston and Beauregard", signed in type: J. E. Johnston & G. T. Beauregard. Pg. 2 has an endorsement: "For President: JEFFERSON DAVIS, Of Mississippi. For Vice President: ALEX. H. STEPHENS, Of Georgia." Also on pg. 2 are: "The Confede... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:24

$188.00
163978

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309728761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 30, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * In a rare Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln blockade 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 began. ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$133.00
163977

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046805990

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 9, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "From Norfolk "The President's Reception" "The Crisis" "General Polk" "Yankee Works & Pastimes on Skull Creek" plus much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress". The back page has: "Military Necessity" "The Substitute Law" "Absentees from the Army" "Aiding Deserters" "The Yankee Congress" "From Longstreet's Army" "From the Front" "From Mobile" "Gen. Morgan at Richmond" plus a nice item: "Gen. Morgan to His Soldiers" which is a letter signed by him in type: John H.... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$160.00
163976

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309727089

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1864 * VERY RARE 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 of Congress to the People of the Confede... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:02

$177.00
163975

Rare BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Jefferson Davis 1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046803875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 3, 1863 * Battle of Stones River - Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Very rare title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. The most notable content in the issue is the back page report headed: "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "Confederate Victory Confirmed" "Additional Particulars" which includes a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see). Also on the back page are: "From Vicksburg" "The Future At Vicksburg" "Death of Col. James L. Autry" "Letter From Grenada" "River Warfare" "Proclamation By The President" takes almost an entire column and is si... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:00

$285.00
163925

CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper w/ BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK MO Missouri


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046180168

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 22, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri * From the capital of the Confederacy Not just a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has a lengthy item concerning the state of Maryland as it relates to the Civil War, beginning: "Of the slaves states yet attached to the despotism of the North, probably the people of Maryland are the least responsible for the degrading position she now holds as a subjugated province..." (see). Page 2 includes over 1 1/2 columns on: "The Great Battle In Missouri" "Accounts From Both Sides" which is the Battle of Wilson's Creek, as well as: "Richmond ... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:21

$86.00
163924

1862 CONFEDERATE Battle of Tazwell TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Richmond VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046179436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 14, 1862 * Battle of Tazwell TN Tennessee * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is mostly taken up with a very long list of Acts from the Confederate Congress, most relating to the military and the on-going Civil War. A few are: "An Act to Punish Drunkenness in the Army" and "An Act for the Enlistment of Cooks in the Army". But also on the front page are: "Is McClellan Evacuating?" "Battle of Cedar Creek" "Dr. Rucker" and a few smaller items. The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The grand victory at Tazewell, Tennessee, near Cumberland Gap, has shrunk down into the most ridiculous proportions. Instead of a whole army cap... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:20

$89.00
163923

1863 CONFEDERATE VA Old Civil War Newspaper CHARLESTON SC Siege & Averell's Raid


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046178187

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 22, 1863 * Charleston SC South Carolina siege * General William W. Averell raid A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "The Averill Raid" "From Northern Virginia" "From East Tennessee--From Northern Georgia--The Siege of Charleston" and other smaller items. The back page has an editorial concerning the war, as well as much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" "The Virginia Legislature" and: "From the Trans-Mississippi--Affairs in Texas--Banks' Texas Expedition" "Yankee Rule in Norfolk--Order from Butler Requiring All Persons to Take the Oath" and other smaller items. Complete... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:19

$86.00
163918

Confederate BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308674728

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, July 20, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run * Manassas, Virginia Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as, depending on the time, there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. This is the pro-Confederate newspaper. The front page has: "Army Correspondence--Letters form Se De Kay--Gen. Johnston's Order--The Retrograde March...", "Preparations for Attack--Erection of Breast Works...Paying for Substitutes", "Letter From Missouri...Women Shot at--Houses Invaded", "... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:13

$117.00
163721

Rare FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Civil War CONFEDERATE 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392040950774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, August 3, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "A Graphic Picture" "The Thirtieth Virginia Regiment" "The Charlotte Rifles" "War Incidents" "The Irish In Georgia" and other smaller items. Included also are 4 illustrated runaway slave ads. Inside reports include: "Gen. Scott" "Missouri" "A protracted War" "Southern Currency" "The Private Soldier" "Retaliation" "THE WAR--Facts & Incidents of the Late Battles, etc." which has among the subheads: "The Battle of Bull Run" among many others; "From Washington--Strict Discipline Inaugurated--Affairs at ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:29

$97.00
163720

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372302493237

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, May 17, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "From General Johnston's Army" "Movements of the Enemy!" "Every Attack Successfully Repulsed!" "Our Loss Small!" "From the Southwest" "Unconditional Surrender of Banks" "Massacre of Confederates at Vandalia" "The War In Virginia" "The Enemy on the Outskirts of Richmond--Fighting on the Brooke Turnpike--Latest from General Lee's Army--Movements on the South Side" "The Great Battle in Virginia" and more. The back page is entirely taken up with advertis... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:28

$88.00
163718

BURNING OF HAMPTON Virginia 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE Capital Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372302492199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1861 * Burning of Hampton, Virginia * Confederate title The front page has many items relating to the Civil War including: "From Norfolk" "Current Events--Facts & Rumors--Extracts from Northern Journals--War Movements & Incidents" "From Charleston" "Local Matters" "Contributions For the Sick" "Gen. McClellan & the Press" "Col. Blanton Duncan, of Kentucky" and other items. War related reports on the inside pages include: "Fifth South Carolina Regiment" "The Army of the Northwest" "The Burning of Hampton" "From Norfolk" "The Hospital at Chancellorsville" "Tories in East Tennessee" "Hospitals Crowded" "Norther Accounts of War Movements" "March of... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:26

$95.00
163570

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Sinking of CSS Alabama 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372296506666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, July 11, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War * Sinking of the CSS Alabama Nice Confederate newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy. Notable column heads include: "Another Campaign in Pennsylvania" "Early & Breckinridge Over the Border" "Alarm at the North!" "The Alabama Sunk by the Yankee Gunboat Kearsage" "General War News" and so much more. Complete as a single sheet issue, nice condition.

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Ends June 03, 2018 14:38

$94.00
163525

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392034745159

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 2, 1862 * From the Confederate capital The front page includes: "Unionism in the South" "The Battle of Kernstown" "Col. Vance of North Carolina" "A Year of Trials" & more. Inside includes: "The Battle of Kernstown - An Interesting Narrative" "The Blockade" "Confederate Congress" "Scouting in the West" and more. Four pages, bit of foxing, very nice condition. Great content for a Confederate newspaper.

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Ends June 02, 2018 14:46

$93.00
163131

Rare CONFEDERATE COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Jeff. Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022059195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, May 3, 1864 * Very rare Civil War title A very scarce title from the Confederacy. Page 2 has an editorial headed: “Extortioners As Soldiers” and also: “War News” which has a variety of reports & subheads including: “Fight In East Tennessee” “Good Reports From Mississippi” “Important Proclamation” which begins: “Lieut. Gen. Polk has issued an important proclamation to all the soldiers in his department absent from their commands without leave. He offers pardon to all who will report for duty within ten days…” (see); “Cavalry Fight at Ringgold Gap”. Also: “From... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2018 15:28

$275.00
163129

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Jeff. Davis Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022057006

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, Texas, April 26, 1865 * Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy Page 3 contains a synopsis of President Davis' message in which he talks about the evacuation of Richmond and reaffirms his commitment to the Confederacy, reading in part: "...it is my purpose to maintain your cause with my whole heart & soul; that I will never consent to abandon to the enemy a foot of the soil of any of the States of the Southern Confederacy...again & again we will return until the baffled & exhausted enemy shall abandon in despair his endless & impossible task of making slaves of a people resolved to be free..." and more, signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Terrific & historic... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2018 15:24

$420.00
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