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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
160646

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


eBay Auction Item # 372202685866

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 21, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Abraham Lincoln proclamation This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, light toning at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2018 09:40

$27.00
160062

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Declaration of Independence 1861 Ohio Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372176519753

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 9, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title * First weeks of the Civil War Among the articles within are: "Treason In New Orleans" "The Plot to Dissolve the Union Avowed Seven Years Ago" "Aid & Comfort to the Enemy" "The War Movement" & much more. Also reports on the events in Congress from June 8 thru July 4 on the creation of the Declaration of Independence including a printing of it. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So o... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:55

$39.00
160523

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


eBay Auction Item # 391964028725

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 January 25, 2018 07:46

$349.99
160495

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


eBay Auction Item # 372197418843

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 14, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Carnifex Ferry - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2018 08:18

$24.99
159919

Rare AMHERST NH Hillsborough New Hampshire Civil War Era 1861 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391947770374

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FARMERS' CABINET, Amherst, New Hampshire, Nov. 28, 1861 * Rare title Page 2 has: "Letter from the New Hampshire Fourth" which takes 1 1/2 columns being almost a diary of events. Also: "Fort Walker, Hilton Head, S.C." and other war-related reports as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, evenly toned, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:56

$29.00
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
159861

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Post Election Trip to WASHINGTON DC White House 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946047192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C. The front page has the following one column headings that include: "The Presidential Progress" "The Ovations and Speeches En Route from Albany to New York" "Meagre Decorations And Display" and more. (see) Lengthy text . Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:27

$52.00
159837

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Post Inauguration Administration Takes Control 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167227352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's administration settles in Among the first column heads are several relating to Abraham Lincoln's inauguration: "Interesting Debate on the Inaugural Address" "Messrs. Wigfall & Mason Consider it a Declaration of War" "Mr. Douglas Again in the President's Defence" "The Diplomatic Corps Introduced at the White House" "Growing Union Sentiment In Virginia". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, various tape mends throughout mostly discrete, some wear at margins.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:07

$35.00
159797

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Proclamation 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944955260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 24, 1861 * Jefferson Davis signed in type * Confederate president proclamation Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT REBELLION" "Active Preparations for Immediate Operations" "Arrival of Troops from Baltimore & Annapolis" "Jeff Davis' Message to the Rebel Congress" which takes over 2 columns & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "Comments on the Message of Jeff. Davis" "Frightful Mortality Among the Rebel Troops" & more. Eight pages, few minor margin tears & some discrete archival mends at inside margins, good condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:24

$34.00
158845

Original & Rare Civil War Era 1861 DAVENPORT IA "Iowa's Front Porch" Midwestern


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922749505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, November 6, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:19

$32.00
158753

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Prepares for His 1st Inauguration Pre Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921108008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 28, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln about to change America Among the ftpg. column heads from shortly before Lincoln's inauguration are: "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION" "Movements Of The President Elect" "Close of the Deliberations of the Peace Conference" and "Rejection of the Proposition to Amend the Constitution". Also some ftpg. item regarding the coming Civil War. Eight pages, tiny pin holes at the blank spine margin, good condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:32

$29.00
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
158486

PRE CIVIL WAR Fort Sumter Charleston SC Crisis TENSIONS INCREASE 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372118404461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 16, 1861 * Pre Civil War tensions on the rise * Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina The first column heads relate to efforts to prevent a war: "THE REVOLUTION" "The Mission of Col. Hayne" "The Surrender of Fort Sumter Demanded, osr Its Capture Resolved on at Any Cost" "The Georgia State Convention Meets To-day" "Debate in the House on the State of the Union" "The Report of the House Crisis Committee" and more. Eight pages, a little irregular along the blank spine margin (from disbinding), nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2017 14:18

$27.00
158483

Pre Civil War TENSIONS Southern Rebellion Nears Secession Talks 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372118401033

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 4, 1861 * Pre Civil War tensions * secession talks throughout the South The front page has: "The Revolution" "Preparations for an Attack on Fort Sumter" "Seizure of the Savannah Forts by the Governor of Georgia" "Meeting of the Florida Convention" and more, with over 2 columns of text on the tensions which would lead to the Civil War. Eight pages, some margin wear but no text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends November 26, 2017 14:14

$28.00
158481

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President-Elect at Springfield, Illinois 1861 Pre War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372118399639

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 30, 1861 * President-elect Abraham Lincoln Page 5 has: "Important From Springfield--The Position of The President Elect" noting: "...Mr. Lincoln is not committed to the border state compromise, nor to any other. He stands immovably on the Chicago platform & he will neither acquiesce in, nor counsel his friends to acquiesce in any compromise..." and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2017 14:11

$43.00
158480

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & the New Administration Settles In 1861 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372118396865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 7, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln * New President of the United States * Post inauguration activities * New Administration settles in The front page of this famous national newspaper reports much on the recent inauguration of Abraham Lincoln of just 3 days prior, with first column headlines including: "The Troubles of the New Administration" "Probable Reconstruction of the Cabinet of Mr. Lincoln" "Appointment of Mr. Crittenden to the Supreme Court" "Important Speech of Mr. Douglas in the Senate" "He Views Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural as a Pacific Document" "The Army of Office Seekers at Washington" and more. Keep in mind that Abraham Lincoln was just inaugurated 3 days pr... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2017 14:07

$52.00
158410

SECOND BATTLE OF BULL RUN #2 Manassas VA Virginia 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116252321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FARMERS' CABINET, Amherst, New Hampshire, Aug. 2, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run # 2 * Manassas, Virginia * Confederate victory Over two columns of the ftpg. are taken up with: "Second Battle At Bull's Run" "Its Fight, Fright, and Flight" "By an Eye-Witness" with much text as well as a few crude diagrams of the battle (see). There is more related content on pg. 3 headed: "The Great Bull Run Battle" and "Correspondence from the Second New Hampshire Regiment". Four pages, mild wear at the two folds, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:52

$48.00
158381

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913243480

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 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. The front page is almost entire... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:09

$287.00
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
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
157242

Large MAP of Western Seat of the CIVIL WAR Battle of Dug Springs 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372075841572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1861 * Large map of the seat of war in the West * Battle of Dug Springs - Missouri Over half of the front page is taken up with a huge & extremely displayable Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN THE WEST". Among the first column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "Fugitive Slaves to be Employed in the Service of the Government" "The Visit of Mrs. Lincoln to the North" "List of the Union Soldiers at Richmond" "Graphic Description of the Fight at Dug Spring" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2017 13:22

$76.00
156951

CIVIL WAR About to Begin SOUTHERN Secession Tensions Fort Sumter 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391882118887

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1861 * Start of the Civil War close (Fort Sumter) * Tensions at a boiling point in the South * Southern slavery and the Confederacy * History about to be made Front page first column heads include: "Highly Important News" "The Evacuation of Fort Sumpter Ordered" "Major-Anderson Taking an Inventory Preparatory to Leaving" "Resignation of Gov. Houston" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2017 07:15

$29.00
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
155886

Rare COPPERHEAD Pro Confederate Columbus Ohio Civil War CLOSE 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026520416

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, April 4, 1861 * Civil War about to start * Pro Confederate - copperhead title This is the volume 1 number 10 issue of this interesting newspaper (see below) with column heads including: "Is Slavery Forbidden in the Bible?" "Political Movements in the Confederate States" "Speech of Alexander H. Stephens" "The Present & Future" "Bold & Undisguised Disunion Sentiments" "How to View Secession Out West Among the Prairie-Mountain Men" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Linc... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:43

$39.00
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
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
154949

FIRST BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Missouri State Guard S. Price 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371987202639

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Sept. 18, 1861 Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "The Southern Rebellion" "Revelations of a Deserting Rebel Officer" "Vital Deficiencies in Beauregard's Army" "Reported Fight at Lexington, Mo." "Gen. Zollicoffer Invades Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some wear at the two folds, foxing to a portion of the ftpg., minor tears at margins.

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Ends July 19, 2017 15:23

$26.00
154718

CAIRO IL & MEMPHIS TN more Civil War Mississippi River MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810750605

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 14, 1861 * Mississippi River map * Cairo IL - Memphis TN * Green River KY Kentucky The front page is dominated by a rather large map at the top center, headed: "The Mississippi, From Cairo to Memphis" showing much detail along the Mississippi. There are also many nice column heads including: "Preparations for a Great Battle in Kentucky", "Gen. Buell's Army Moving Forward to Green River", "Troops Still Pouring Into Kentucky", "Important From Rebeldom", "An Expected Attack On Norfolk", "Excitement Relative to Drafting in Tennessee", "The Condition of Louisiana", and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 09, 2017 13:43

$48.00
154418

Pre CIVIL WAR Tensions - Secession - Fort Pickens Florida 1861 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967998857

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, March 27, 1861 * History about to be made * Secession from the Union * To abandon Southern forts ? Among the ftpg. first column heads are: "Critical Position of Fort Pickens" "The Cabinet Deliberating on the Question of its Evacuation" "The Abandonment of the Fort an Inevitable Necessity" "Proposed Withdrawal of the Federal Troops from the Seceded States" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:37

$26.00
154397

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation & 1st Battle of Lexington 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391800454921

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Sept. 24, 1861 * First Battle of Lexington, Missouri * Abraham Lincoln proclamation The front page has column heads: "THE WAR NEWS" "Col. Mulligan Has Surrendered!" "87 Federals Killed & Wounded" "Rebels' Loss 800" "Fight at Mariatown, Mo." "Important Information Given by a Rebel Deserter". Much more war news on pg. 1 and 2 with pg. 2 having: "A Proclamation" signed: Abraham Lincoln, calling for a day of public humiliation, prayer & fasting. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, foxing across the ftpg. fold, otherwise very nice.

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:08

$29.00
154268

re. BATTLE OF BULL RUN London England's Opinion 1861 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391794148011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Aug. 28, 1861 * re. Battle of Bull Run - Manassas, Virginia Page 4 has: "Mr. Russell's Account of the Battle of Bull Run", a writer for the London Times, with thoughts that he has a bias for the Confederacy (much like the U.K. due to their interest in the cotton market). Some additional war-related news on page 5 as well. Eight pages, 3 small worm holes just below the middle not affecting the Bull Run content, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2017 15:19

$37.00
153474

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION (day of) 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371918534053

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 4, 1861 * President-elect Abraham Lincoln * First Inauguration (day of) * Dawn of the Civil War Actually a rather notable issue as every issue we've had of New York titles for this date simply reported the plans for the inauguration as this was the day Lincoln was sworn in as President. But page 2 has a column headed: "EXTRA" with a dateline of Washington, March 4, 1861, with column head: "The Inauguration Of Mr. Lincoln" "No Disturbance". The article reports on the appearance of the vicinity and comments on the people attending the inauguration, etc. (see photos) It would appear that this report was rushed to the printer before much more was known as it does ... See More  

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Ends May 12, 2017 14:48

$155.00
153282

JEFFERSON DAVIS Elected Confederate President Constitution Conv. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391742633922

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

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Ends April 30, 2017 13:56

$138.00
152559

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Louisville KY Kentucky 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371880421283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, May 15, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title 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 Confederate-leaning newspaper. The ftpg. has: "Boats Fired Into--Marketing Stopped--Indiana Threatening Kentucky" "The Voice of the State--The People for the south... Lincoln's Troops shall not Invade Kentucky Soil..." "Letter from Hardin County" "From Sharpsburg" "From Georgia--Unanimity of Sou... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2017 16:17

$147.00
152270

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa w/ Jefferson Davis Congress Message 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391710100597

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Nov. 25, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Confederate president Jefferson Davis Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "The War News" "Jeff. Davis' Message to the Rebel Congress" "Great Panic in Southern Cities" "Rebels Advancing In Missouri" "Kentucky's Quota Full!" "Gen. Nelson's Victory Modified" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2017 16:13

$28.00
151714

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853193493

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

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:27

$91.00
151149

BATTLE OF SEWELL'S POINT Norfolk VA & St. Louis MO Civil War MAPS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391673564204

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 29, 1861 * Battle of Sewell's Point * Norfolk, Virginia map * St. Louis, Missouri The front page features a nice Civil War map titled: "OPERATIONS NEAR FORT MONROE & NORFOLK". There is also a small back page map titled: "St. Louis And It's Defenses". Among the one column headlines on the ftpg: "THE INSURRECTION" "Important Military Movements in Eastern Virginia" "News From Fortress Monroe" "The Railroad Track Obstructed by the Rebels" "Interesting from the Harper's Ferry Region" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 09, 2017 13:57

$48.00
150649

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President-Elect About to Change America 1861 Pre War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371820299516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 30, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln about to change America Near the top of the front page is: "Important From Springfield" "The Position Of the President Elect" noting in part: "...stating that Mr. Lincoln had written to his Congressional friends recommending conciliatory measures...country may rest assured that in Abraham Lincoln they have a Republican President...Mr. Lincoln is not committed to the Border State Compromise, nor to any other..." with more (see). Page 4 has: "The Canada Fugitive Slave Case". Four pages, just slightly irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends January 20, 2017 13:06

$41.00
150551

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391656442270

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

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:20

$138.00
150498

ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address & Jefferson Davis 1861 Ciivl War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391653377925

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 5, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address * Jefferson Davis annual address Among the articles are: "Southern News" "Davis's Message to the Confederate Congress" which takes almost a full page & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "President's Message" taking over a full page & signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This is Lincoln's first state-of-the-union address to the nation. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, various foxing and some wear at the central fold. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln admi... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:34

$55.00
149803

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War w/ Battle of Rich Mountain WV 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371795265553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, July 13, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Rich Mountain - West Virginia Top of the front page has column heads: "GLORIOUS NEWS!" "Three Battles!" "McClellan Totally Defeats the Rebels!" "Another Victory in Western Virginia!" "Rebels Again Defeated in Missouri!" and more. War reports continue on pgs. 2 & 4. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends December 21, 2016 13:50

$28.00
149405

EARLY FIGHTING Northern Virginia MAP Alexandria VA 1861 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391619289556

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 27, 1861 * Near the beginning of the war * Northern Virginia map * Alexandria, Virginia martial law The front page is filled with advertisements. Page 5 has a nice stack of column heads on the Civil War including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Penna. Regiments" "Quiet at Alexandria" "More Troops Moved Into Virginia" and more. Also on pg. 5: "From Fort Pickens" "Dissatisfaction of the Rebels". "The Last Tribune To Col. Ellsworth". Page 7 has a column-wide map headed: "Seat Of War In Northern Virginia" with much related text. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine margins, good condition.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:50

$34.00
149006

BATTLE OF CARTHAGE Missouri & Robert E. Lee Quits ? 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391607509963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, July 12, 1861 * General Robert E. Lee quits ? * Battle of Carthage - Missouri Column heads at the top of the front page include: "Trouble Among the Rebels' "Lee Quits in Disgust" "Great News From Missouri" "The Rebels Outgeneraled & Whipped" "Full Particulars of the Battle Near Carthage" "and more. War reporting inside as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:48

$27.00
149005

PARSON BROWNLOW Arrested by Confederates for Treason 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371774491773

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Nov. 14, 1861 * William Gannaway Brownlow * Confederates arrest him for treason Civil War column heads at the top of the front page include: "THE WAR NEWS" "Triumphant Success Of The Naval Expedition" "Forts Walker and Beauregard, and Beaufort Taken" "Our Loss Trifling" "Reliable Particulars of the Engagement". Page 2 has: "Parson Brownlow" which notes in part: "...contains the farewell address of Brownlow, who has been indicted for treason to the C.S.A. and is to be imprisoned...". Four pages, great condition.

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:47

$29.00
148926

FIRST BATTLE OF SPRINGFIELD & Benjamin Franklin Kelley 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606309480

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Oct. 29, 1861 * General Benjamin Franklin Kelley * First Battle of Springfield - Missouri The front page features a nice print of: "Brigadier-General B. F. Kelley, the Hero of Phillippi and Romney." with a biography of him as well. Rather unusual to find prints of generals as maps are much more common. A nice stack of first column heads including: "THE GREAT REBELLION" "The Western Victories Confirmed!" "Arrival of Rebel Prisoners" "Rebels Routed & Killed" "The Coming Battle" "A secessionist Ridden on a Rail" "The Official Report of the Battle at Harper's Ferry" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:15

$43.00
148835

PRE CIVIL WAR Southern Tensions & President Elect Abraham Lincoln 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391604311698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 4, 1861 * Pre Civil War Southern tensions * Abraham Lincoln as president-elect The front page has much on the troubles leading to the Civil War including: "Rumored Attack by South Carolina Troops" "Seizure of the Mint & Custom House at New Orleans" and more. Page 5 has half a column on: "From Mr. Lincoln's Home" "Hospitalities Tendered--Cabinet Speculations--The Illinois Legislature & the Peace Commissioners" (see). Also: "Later From the Pacific" "Arrival of the Pony Express...". Page 4 has: "Reasons for the Acquisition of Louisiana by Jefferson good for Retaining it by Lincoln". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2016 14:38

$32.00
148431

ARKANSAS & GEORGIA Secession & Kansas Joins Union Pre Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760376229

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Feb. 6, 1861 * Secession in the South * Kansas joins Union Page 5 has: "Congressional" reports which includes the news that Kansas has officially joined the Union on January 28. Also mention that: "...In the Senate Mr. Iverson, of Georgia, read the secession ordinance of his state, made a secession speech, and bade the Senate farewell. Mr. Hemphill of Arkansas also made a secession speech He said he had no fears of a servile insurrection--the slaves would fight for their masters...". Eight pages, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:31

$38.00
148430

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760375668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE (weekly), Cincinnati, Ohio, March 13, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * First Inauguration details The front page has over a full column taken up with very fine & detailed commentary headed: "The Inauguration" of Abraham Lincoln. With the text of his inaugural address in the previous week's issue, without other inaugural details, this issue concerns itself with the details, including: "...The morning of the 4th opened cloudy with prospects of rain...The ceremonials passed off with great quiet. the crowd, although immense, was peaceful and decorous. Mr. Lincoln, accompanied by Mr. Buchanan, arrived at the Capitol at five minutes past one...The table before which M... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:30

$64.00
147241

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Dug Springs Missouri 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546718487

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 8, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Dug Springs - Missouri This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, light staining at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 29, 2016 15:08

$28.00
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