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161426

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984623838

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 14, 1862 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, with the entire front page taken up with various advertisements and notices. Page 2 features the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The valour of Van Dorn and Price, and the blood of McCulloch and McIntosh in the West; the genius and science of Beauregard, exerted at the last hour on the Mississippi; the destructive capacity of the Merrimac...will avail little to rescue over land from the hand of the invader if his hosts, under Buell, are allowed to break through our centre in Middle Tennessee..." with much more (see for portions). Also on page 2 ... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:27

$92.00
161136

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Jefferson Davis Address Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372217876106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 17, 1863 * Jefferson Davis address to his people The prime contents on the ftpg. is the lengthy: "Address To the People of the Confederate States" signed in type by: Jefferson Davis. Part of its preface is: "...invoke your attention to the present condition & future prospects of our country & to the duties which patriotism imposes on us all during this great struggle for our homes & our liberties...". Also on the ftpg: "Important From Suffolk--The Place Reported Surrounded & Hopes of Its Capture--Affairs About fortress Monroe & Norfolk"; a letter from "An Officer" dated at "amp o the N.C. Regiment, near Fredericksburg, April 8, 1863" (see); "Lates... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:40

$95.00
161135

Battle of Fort Gibson (MS) in CONFEDERATE Richmond VA 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977904655

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 23, 1863 * Battle of Fort Gibson - Mississippi * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports: "From Jackson" "From Mississippi--A Fight on Saturday--Burning of Big Black Bridge--Vicksburg Closely Besieged!" "Latest From the North" which includes 2 dispatches each signed in type: U.S. Grant, Major General; plus the text of: "An Act To Establish A volunteer Navy". The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The news that 30 cannon were spiked on the retreat from Jackson...and that Vicksburg has been besieged on the land, has created considerable sensation...". Also: "The ... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:39

$91.00
160890

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Robert E. Lee Letter Civil War 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210099334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Feb. 11, 1865 * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital * General Robert E. Lee letter * Nearing the end of the Civil War A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city through which all Civil War reports would flow. This issue is from quite late in the war. The first column on the ftpg. begins with ads, then begins the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "That the enemy is, from some reason or other, very desirous of peace with us must be very evident from the care which most of their newspapers take to conceal from them the fact that the Hampton Roads conference has not only not ended in peace...but has not advanced on... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:03

$110.00
160889

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Braxton Bragg Letter Civil War 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972931526

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 10, 1862 * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital * General Braxton Bragg letter A nice newspaper not only from the Confederacy, but from its capital, through which all war-related news would flow. The front page includes: "The Spoils Gathered In Kentucky" "Confederate States Prison Items" "The Prices of army Cloths" "Progress of the Abolitionists" "Capture of Gunboats" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial, as well as reports headed: "The Interest Felt in England in the American War" "the North Has Been Carrying on this War for Nearly Two Years--and What is The Result?" "An English Opinion of Butler's Rule in Orleans" "The Grow... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:01

$92.00
160867

Very RARE 1863 Confederate Illustrated Newspaper Gen. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN CHEATHAM


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372209166594

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, Jan. 10, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Benjamin Franklin Cheatham A very rare publication from the Confederacy, only a few issues of which having come into our inventory over the past 35 years. 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: "Gen. Benj. Franklin Cheatham" with much of the balance of the ftpg. taken up with a lengthy biography of him. Page 2 has most of a column taken up with: "The Times" which reports on the latest events in the Civil War. A few items include: "Everything remains quiet at Fredericksburg. The Yankees are, however, still... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2018 15:28

$380.00
160866

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972293396

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND WHIG AND PUBLIC ADVERTISER, Nov. 21, 1862 * Rare from the capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. has: "Interesting Historical Relations --The Last Effort To Save The Union" Also within: "The End Not Yet" "From Fredericksburg" "Atrocities of the Enemy" "Latest From the North" "Programme of Rosecrans--Successful Dash Into Kentucky" "Progress of the War" and more. Slave-related ads also including: "500 Negroes Wanted". Four pages, large folio size, some minor margin ears, but of fold foxing to the ftpg.

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Ends March 01, 2018 15:27

$105.00
161488

Only Confederate PLANTATION Newspaper 1862 Joel Chandler Harris' Own Collection


eBay Auction Item # 372229248264

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Nov. 3, 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 A fascinating little newspaper which perhaps is most famous for being the only newspaper published on a Southern plantation. It was published by Joseph A. Turner on his plantation named “Turnwold" some 9 miles from Eatonton. He used the “Countryman” to voice his pro-Confederate views as a staunch advocate of slavery. This issue comes from the personal collection of Joel Chandler Harris handed down to his youngest daughter, Mildred Harri... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2018 14:15

$249.99
161404

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


eBay Auction Item # 391984413745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Feb. 11, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. Among the front page items are: "Letters From Capt. Semmes, of the Sumter" "Important From The Tennessee River"... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2018 09:54

$124.99
160763

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372204759920

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Sept. 28, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title Here is a very uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports on the back page are a political notice supporting: "CANDIDATES - Confederate States of America - For President, JEFFERSON DAVIS, of Mississippi - For Vice President, ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, of Georgia..." with more (see). "Important from Lovattsville" includes: "...Gen. McClellan ordered an experiment to be made with Prof. Morse's Calcium Sharp-shooters...The double barreled Calcium Spectral Photoscopic Brilliantines, being lighted & carefully aimed, threw a flood... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:47

$370.00
160378

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ General Robert E. Lee Civil War 1862 Charleston Sc Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192406516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Oct. 11, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War * General Robert E. Lee documents Printed in the dateline is "Confederate States of America" although lightly inked in portions (see). Among the articles: "Where Is Lee's Army?" "The Fight at Franklin" "From Northern Virginia" which includes two letters each signed in type: R. E. Lee, General Commanding (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:41

$116.00
160377

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391960353808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: The DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 2, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina This is a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, not uncommon from the Confederacy where newsprint was often difficult to come by. From the early part of the Civil War with many items relating to it, including article headed "Resolutions of Mississippi on the Victories in Virginia" is concerning Bull Run; and "Admission of Missouri as a Member of the Southern Confederacy" includes the bill to admit Missouri as a Confederate state (see); plus "The News From Missouri" and a letter from Camp Holmes in Virginia with some interesting war-related reports. The bkpg. is... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:39

$215.00
160212

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Tennessee at Greneda MS Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955224131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 22, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on 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. 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. The Appeal later jou... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:37

$490.00
160188

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372183530293

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 3, 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. Over an entire column on pg. 3 is taken up with: "The Policy of the Enemy". Other reports inside include: "Yankee Raid near Pensacola - Burning Of Oak Grove" "The Condition of Nashville" "Progress & Events of the War" "From the Potomac Army" "The Country Subjugated Unless we all Work for It!" "He Defended His Position" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp st... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2018 12:13

$138.00
160046

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391951150613

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 22, 1864 * Rare rebel title Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Yankees at New Kent Court House" "The Yankee Raid in Westmoreland & Richmond Counties" "The Currency Bill" "From General Johnston's Army" "Spirit of the Army" "The Women of the South" "The Courts" "Later From the North" and other items. The back page includes a lengthy editorial which takes over a full column, and also has much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" Also: "The Exchange of Prisoners" and a few smaller items, as well ads advertisements. Single sheet with a full banner masthead, light dirtine... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:14

$92.00
160010

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond - Attack at Cedar Key Florida 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949044096

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 23, 1862 * Attack on Cedar Key, Florida * From the capital of the Confederacy Half of the front page is taken up with ads while the other half deals primarily with politics, with: "The Norther Congress", "Indiana Democratic State Convention" plus there is also: "Rebel Fortifications at Bowling Green". Page 2 contains the always interesting editorial, this one focused on the need to "...devise some plan of importing such articles into the South as are required by the public wants..." (see for beginning). Page 2 also has: "Movements & Spirit of the War", "Important Rumours From Washington", "General Jackson's Command", "The Manassas Railway Connection"... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2018 15:17

$94.00
159962

Rare CONFEDERATE VA w/ Battle of Lookout Mountain Bragg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391948555018

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, November 26, 1863 * Battle of Lookout Mountain - Braxton Bragg * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has some advertisements but is dominated by various news reports, including items headed: "The News" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" "Battle at Lookout Mountain" which is a short dispatched signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see images), followed by yet another brief dispatch signed by him as well (see images). Also: "Affairs At Chattanooga" "Capture of Yankees by Mosby" "From Charleston" and other smaller items. The back page has much news reporting as well as the... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2018 14:50

$93.00
159959

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital - Battle of Mobile Bay Alabama 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372171484710

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay - Alabama * Confederate States Navy vs. David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page includes under "The War News" a letter from the "Confederate States Navy" a report from Mobile beginning: "The enemy steamed in through main entrance with 4 monitors & about sixteen heavy vessels of war. The Tecumseh...was sunk with nearly all her crew..." with more, and ending with: "The enemy suffered severely and he requested permission to buy his dead." (see photo) It was during this battle of Mobile that Yankee admiral David Farragut said "Dam... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2018 14:46

$97.00
159918

Rare CONFEDERATE Lynchburg VA Virginia Jefferson Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391947769897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LYNCHBURG VIRGINIAN, May 30, 1864 * Rare Confederate title A quite uncommon Confederate title, only the 3rd we have offered in many years. Among the reports: "Letter From President Davis" which takes over a full column; "Death of Gen. Albert G. Jenkins" "The Yankees At Rome Georgia" "From Gen'l. Lee's Army" "Ewell's Reconnaissance--The Veteran Unhorsed" "The Fate Of The Negro" "Siege Of Charleston--315th Day" "The Fight at Resaca--Four Yankee General Wounded" "From Gen. Lee" "From Richmond" "From Johnston's Army" and more. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, rather common from the Confederacy late in the war as most of the paper mills were in the North a... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:55

$157.00
159913

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Lincoln 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391947766705

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 8, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln proclamation The ftpg. is entirely taken up with ads as are pgs. 3 & 4, while pg. 2 has some content concerning the Civil War, from the Confederate perspective. Items include: "The Free Negroes of the State", an address to the "Honorable General Assembly of North Carolina" "Maryland & Virginia" "General Wool Deposed" "The C.S.A." and "Another Proclamation from Lincoln" signed by him in type: Abraham Lincoln, calling for more volunteers. More war-related items as well including several illustrated recruiting ads (see). Complete in 4 pages and in great condition.

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:45

$146.00
159380

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936503107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 11, 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 the continuation of a lengthy address from the governor of Georgia; "Georgia Legislature" "Letter From 'J' " concerning the Civil War; "The Country Subjugated Unless we all Work for It!" "Advance of the Enemy in the East" "Interesting From Pensacola" "Progress & Events of the War" "From Northern Virginia" and more. Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise good. It was in Columbus where the last battle of the Civil War... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:07

$127.00
159233

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391930639419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, April 17, 1863 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. contains several war related reports including items headed: "Brutality of the Enemy in Hyde County" "Departure of Drafted Men in Chains" "Conscripting Negroes" "A Capital Speech" and a bit more, including: "Thanksgiving In The Army" which is signed in type by: R. E. Lee, General (see). The inside pages have m... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:28

$288.00
159072

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC w/ Battle of Chickamauga 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926654350

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TRI-WEEKLY MERCURY, Charleston, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 1863 * From the origin of the Civil War * re. Battle of Chickamauga Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles in the market. Ftpg. war reports include: "Letter From Richmond" "A Raid In The Gulf" "A Yankee View of the Battle of Chickamauga" "The Confederate States--A Nation" "The Situation At Charleston" "The Rebel Rams In England--Will They Be Permitted to Sail..." "Clothing For Our Armies" "The Siege--111th Day" "and more. The bkpg. has mostly non-war reports but also has: "Jenkins' Brigade" "Clothing Four Our Troops" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, full folio size, good condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:44

$125.00
159057

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926642621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1864 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Additional From The North" "The Revolution in the North--Great Indignation at the Military Arrests of the Administration..." "Disaffection In The Yankee Army--the Soldiers Refusing to Fight--Their Confessions of the Atrocities of Their Men" "The Latest from the North--Reorganization of the Army of the Potomac--The Next On To Richmond to Be by a New Route--Later From Vicksburg--Fort Donelson Attacked By the Rebels--A Dash Into Warrenton" "From Fredericksburg". The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one including in part: ... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:12

$89.00
158667

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124484766

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, July 19, 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. The front page has several items relating to the Civil War, with a Confederate perspective, including items headed: "Loan for the Defence of the Confederates States" "The Provisional Congress" which met in Richmond; "Ball and Shot" "More Disaffection" and some other items. The inside pages have much on the war including i... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:40

$138.00
158574

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372122456279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY STANDARD, Raleigh, North Carolina, October 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Robert E. Lee's official report 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. 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 destruction of his print shop. There are other related front ... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2017 14:32

$247.00
158573

Rare CONFEDERATE Jackson MS Civil War 1862 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372122455503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, Dec. 31, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title 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: ""Interesting Captured Federal Correspondence" "The Administration & the Negro" "The Late Elections in Missouri--How the Thing Was Done" "From New Orleans", plus there is a lengthy list of: "Deserters" from the Mississippi 33rd Regiment. Also two "General orders" and also "Loss of Mississippians in the Battle of Fredericksburg" with the list of names (see). The back page has: ... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2017 14:30

$220.00
158572

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372122454502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 18, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on 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: "Elevated Patriotism & Duty" "An Appeal to the Country", reports from the: "Confederate States Congress" "Late from the United States" "Our Fate in the Old Union" "Execution of a Deserter" and other war-related items. The back page includes a nearly full column editorial headed: "Inspiration of Reaction", plus also: "Siege of Charleston" "Letter From Richm... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2017 14:29

$210.00
158313

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ re. McClellan as President 1864 Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391912404631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Oct. 7, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * re. George B. McClellan as president ? A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all war report would eventually be sent and typically find the way to the printed page. The front page has: "The War News" which is a reflection upon the latest reports as received & includes as subheads "The Repulse of the Enemy on the Darbytown Road Last Saturday" and "Later From Sheridan". Also on the ftpg. are: "The Virginia Cadets" which notes calling upon all the cadets of the Virginia Military Institute over age 17 (see photos); and "An Important Order --Revocation of Details" "City Intelligenc... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 07:01

$93.00
158312

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372114647004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 19, 1863 * Confederate financial crisis A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states, with the front page containing various advertisements as well as news reports, some of which are headed: "The Yankee Raid In Southwestern Virginia", "The Courts", "A Gunboat Blown Up by a Torpedo", "City Intelligence" and other smaller items. The back page has the always interesting editorial, which begins: "The people of the Confederate States are bracing themselves to meet the financial crisis so long predicted & now so near at hand..." with more. Another topic in the editorial includes: "From the glowing pen of Major-General Halleck, which produce... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 07:00

$83.00
158311

Rare CONFEDERATE VA w/ Battle of Mill Springs Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372114646382

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 24, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all Civil War reports would eventually be sent. Half of the front page is taken up with ads, the other half having various Civil War reports including: "The Burnside Expedition - The Great Yankee Fleet" this report taking over two columns. Also on the ftpg: "Another Expedition Against the South" "A Yankee Pardon & a War Sermon" "France & the Blockade" and a few other smaller items. Page 2 includes the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "We are the chroniclers of evil tiding... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 06:58

$96.00
158119

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Bull Run 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107929038

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 14, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * re. Battle of Bull Run This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederates States Of America" in the dateline (see photos). The entire front page is taken up with advertisements. Page 2 has: "the News" "Who Is Gen. Rains?" "Attention Ladies!" "Speech of the Hon. J. C. Breckinridge in Baltimore" and other items. Perhaps the best article is "An Englishman at the Battlefield" which he visits just a few days after the Battle of Bull Run, and notes: "...we were in close proximity to the battle field--a fact, indeed, easily perceptible from the intolerable effluvia which greeted my nostrils...... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:28

$124.00
157983

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391905448404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 10, 1862 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Army of Richmond--Rumours" "The Campaign in Mississippi" "Yankee Marauders in King & Queen" "The White, and Negro Outlaws at Sandy Point" "A Yankee's Opinion of Yankees" "Additional From the North" and much more. Most of the back page is taken up with a very lengthy: "List of Wounded Received in Chimborazo Hospitals" in Richmond. Plus there is a lengthy editorial beginning: "The prospects growing out of the result of the great battle of Richmond are becoming every day more encouraging & lively...". Single sheet with a full banner masthe... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2017 13:51

$91.00
157509

CONFEDERATE Rare RALEIGH NC North Carolina SECESSION 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391894681581

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY STANDARD, Raleigh, North Carolina, Oct. 21, 1863 * Rare Confederate title * The Right of Secession Certainly one of the less common titles we've brought into inventory from the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The Latest News", "Capt. Davis Withdrawn", "Discussion at Smithfield" and some smaller items. The inside pages begin with an editorial headed: "The Right of Secession" which is very lengthy. Also: "Hon. John A. Gilmer" "The Latest News", "From Chattanooga" and various political reports as well as smaller items concerning the Civil War. The back page has another editorial type letter headed: "The Right of Secession", "Gen. Polk's Arrest", "the Military & the Civil ... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:42

$188.00
157508

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372086538433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 29, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have in A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Almost the entire front page is taken up with war-related reports with items headed: "Speech of Gov. Jackson of Missouri" "The Rich Mountain Fight--Statement of Col. Fulkerson" "From Gloucester Point" "From Yorktown" "From Norfolk" "Affairs about Williamsburg" "From Logan County" "From the Kanawha Valley" and more. The war coverage carries over to pages 2 & 3 as well with: "The Great Victory" which comments on the Battle of Manassas (see); "Newspapers & Fault-Finders" "Mr. Crittenden, Kentucky & the South" "N... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:40

$278.00
157437

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372081824367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 16, 1862 * Report on the Battle of Shiloh from the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The entire front page is taken up with various advertisements and notices. Page 2 has war items including a lengthy editorial which begins: "The states of Kentucky & Maryland are now to determine what they will do in the matter of selling their slaves to the Federal Government at its own price & upon its own terms, in obedience to the abolition demand for emancipation..." with much more (see for portion). also on pg. 2: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "A Yankee's Review & Prediction of the Rebellion" "The Capture of Savannah, Ge... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2017 15:30

$94.00
157433

1864 CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN DEATH


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891784421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 6, 1864 * Death of John Hunt Morgan * In a Confederate title from it's capital The back page of this issue contains a headline "General Morgan" which begins with "General John H. Morgan has been relieved of the command of the Department of Southwestern Virginia, and he is to be court martialed for going into Kentucky last spring without orders of General Bragg..." and then contains a post-script message "P. S. - Since the above was written, we learn the authentick information was received in this city last night that the enemy attacked Greenville on Sunday, killing General Morgan and capturing all of his staff... So has died one of the noblest Southern sol... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2017 15:19

$167.00
157431

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372081817060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Sept. 3, 1862 * 2nd Second Battle of Bull Run * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "From the Seat of War" which includes: "We are yet without any authentic particulars of the great battle at Manassas on Saturday...Reports, as usual, were abundant & favorable...As Stated we have no doubt of the triumph of our arms nor have we any doubt that our triumph has been signal and glorious...". Also on the ftpg: "Evacuation of Fredericksburg" "From Norfolk" "Latest From the North" which has over 3 columns with tremendous detail the historic Second Battle of Manassas, with... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2017 15:16

$238.00
157411

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891674025

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 28, 1864 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, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2017 11:43

$132.00
156972

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372068382840

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 3, 1864 * Rare rebel title A newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states, the city through which all news reports flowed during the Civil War. The front page has much on the war with items headed: "From the Blackwater Region" "The Enemy at New Bern, North Carolina" "From Charleston" "Arrest of Ex-Senator Toombs in Savannah" "The New Conscription" "The Currency Bill" "Movements on the Mississippi" "Revelations From Richmond" "The Yankee Army--Enlistment of Negro Soldiers" "and other items as well. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one focused on the gold standard for the Confederacy (see for the beginning). al... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2017 15:18

$74.00
156662

JEFFERSON DAVIS Inauguration Inaugural Address 1861 NC Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391876686316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, February 20, 1861 * Confederate president Jefferson Davis * Inauguration - inaugural address 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. Nei... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2017 07:30

$455.00
156240

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina SAVANNAH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391861863607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Dec. 23, 1864 * VERY RARE Among the reports are: "Evacuation of Savannah" "Legislature of South Carolina" "The Fall of Cleburne" "Brigadier General Strahl" "General Gist" "From the North" " and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends September 10, 2017 15:10

$227.00
156238

Rare CONFEDERATE Lynchburg VA Virginia Southern Raids 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391861859533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LYNCHBURG VIRGINIAN, March 7, 1864 * Rare Confederate title A quite uncommon Confederate title, only the 2nd we have offered in many years. Among the reports: "The Late Raids" "The Enemy Around Richmond--Butler's Advance Up the Peninsula" "Sherman's Expedition" "The Yankee Congress" "More of the Raiders Captured" "Object of the Raiders to Destroy Richmond, Murder Jeff Davis" " "General Forrest's Victory" and more. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, rather common from the Confederacy late in the war as most of the paper mills were in the North and their was need to maximize use of newsprint. A minor ink smear, generally nice condition.

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Ends September 10, 2017 15:06

$192.00
155840

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372025321702

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 August 25, 2017 19:24

$325.00
155824

Rare CONFEDERATE Lincoln Declaration of Civil War Wilmington NC 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372024894896

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, May 1, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln declares Civil War ? * Jefferson Davis message * Rare Confederate title Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War beg... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2017 11:45

$166.00
155694

CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina ROBERT E. LEE Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845074977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Feb. 6, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Becomes commander-in-chief * In a rare Confederate title Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The ftpg. has a small item: "It is stated that Seward is to meet our commissioners at Fortress Monroe. This shows that the Lincoln government is disposed to meet us 'half way'." Page 2 has a lengthy editorial, & it is obvious the editor is tired of war: "...Mr. Davis wraps himself in his selfishness & dignity & de... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2017 07:28

$228.00
155675

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391844475810

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Feb. 28, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed in the masthead: "Confederate States of America" (see). Among the front page war-related reports are: "Confederate Congress--Confirmation of Brigadier-Generals--Bill for a Commanding General Introduced" "Proclamation of Martial Law in Norfolk, Portsmouth, etc." "From Norfolk--Later from the United States" "Trade in New Orleans" "United States Consuls in the Confederate States" "Re-Enlistment for the War" "The Crisis" "The Situation in the West" "The Women of the South" and other smaller items. The back page has: "The Scenes of a Yankee March". Pag... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2017 15:07

$114.00
155578

Rare PORT ROYAL SC Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391842486929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW SOUTH, Port Royal, South Carolina, Oct. 4, 1862 * Rare Union occupation title * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln This newspaper was established in March of 1862 after its capture by Union forces during the early part of the Civil War. Issued in a "military command", the newspaper sought to provide mostly military reports and other items. It is also interesting that a Union newspaper was published in South Carolina considering the state remained a Confederate stronghold until near the end of the war. This is issue #8. Certainly the prime content is complete printing of the Emancipation Proclamation" on page 4 which is headed: 'The Decree of Emancipation" and ... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2017 15:14

$1,250.00
155576

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372016925503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 30, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "From Fredericksburg" "The Situation in Mississippi--How the Yankees Behaved at Jackson--The Prospect at Vicksburg--The Feeling Against General Pemberton" and "General Bragg To His Army" being his General Order concerning the Confederate victory in the battle of the Rappahannock, signed in type: Braxton Bragg (see). The back page has a nice editorial beginning: "The Grand Army of the Potomac is said to be 'moving on' once more. Where it is going, is a matter of surmise. Some will have it that it is retiring to Washington where a large portion will be... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2017 15:07

$85.00
155545

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391841592583

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 24, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. Among the front page items are: "What the Morning Journals Say" which has war-related content; "C... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:30

$130.00
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