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165946

GREAT CHARLESTON FIRE OF 1861 South Carolina SC Civil War MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392102628396

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 15, 1861 * The Great Charleston Fire of 1861 - map * American Civil War era original The front page is dominated by a very large & very detailed map headed: "THE DOOMED CITY OF CHARLESTON, S.C. -Map of Charleston, S.C., Showing the Burnt District...". First column heads relate to the fire, this text taking the remainder of the ftpg. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 13, 2018 15:37

$41.00
165915

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War Southern MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401174490

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 29, 1861 * Confederate States of America Most of the front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "OUR NAVAL & MILITARY OPERATIONS AT A GLANCE--The Coast & Land Line of the Rebellious States--The Union Blockade of the Atlantic & Gulf Coast--The Rebel Batteries on the Mississippi--The Forts on the Southern Line." Plus there are some ftpg. Civil War headlines. More war reporting on the inside pages as well. A terrific issue for display given the huge map. Twelve pages, great condition.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:18

$97.00
165911

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401171391

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

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:16

$144.00
165508

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372385962774

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

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Ends August 29, 2018 11:03

$134.00
165963

BATTLE OF BULL RUN # 1 Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Rebellion Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392103105024

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 27, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Virginia VA * 1st major battle of the American Civil War Among the page 4 column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Battle At Bull Run" "the Gallant New York 38th" "News From the Enemy" "2,000 Of Them Killed & Wounded: "Three Rebel Generals Killed" "More Cowardly Fiendishness". Page 6 has a: "Map Showing the Position of The Union District In East Tennessee" and much more war reporting as well. The ftpg. is filled with advertisements. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2018 07:26

$32.00
165890

BATTLE OF FREDERICKTOWN Missouri & Camp Wildcat Kentucky1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372400725837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 23, 1861 * Battle of Fredericktown, Missouri * Battle of Camp Wildcat, Kentucky Among the page 4 and 5 column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "General Fremont Superseded" "Gen. Hunter Takes His Command" "The channel Commanded by Rebel Batteries" "The President & the Death of Col. Baker" "The Battle at Frederickton, Mo." "Defeat of the Rebel Force" "A BATTLE IN KENTUCKY" "6,000 to 7,000 Rebels Against 1,200 Union Men" "Glorious Resistance by Our Troops" "The Fight At Edward's Ferry" "Success of the Expedition" and more. The front page is filled with advertisements. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2018 08:39

$24.99
165302

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374435258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, August 14, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy, as rarely have I seen it offered. General Burnside moved into the city on March 14, 1862 so it was only in Confederate hands for less than a year, increasing the scarcity of truly "Confederate" newspapers from the Civil War. There is much Civil War reporting in this issue, with a considerable Confederate bias. Among the front page reports are: "Mr. Breckinridge" "Send the 'Progress' To Your Friends in the Camp" "Independence of Missouri Declared--Provisional Declaration from Gov. Jackson" "From Manassas--Prince Napoleon... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:46

$177.00
165300

CHARLESTON SC South Carolina CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Old Southern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374433978

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

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:44

$105.00
165154

JEWISH RABBI Morris Jacob Raphall Address SLAVERY VIEW re. Bible 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370973593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, January 5, 1861 * Jewish - Judaica - Jews * Rabbi Morris Jacob Raphall * The Bible view of slavery * B-nai Jeshurun (Manhattan) The last column of the front page is taken up with a lengthy report, carrying over to take all of pages 2, 3,4 and 5, with heads including: "STATE OF THE UNION" "Our National Fast Day" "Its General Observance in the Metropolis" "The Religious View of The Crisis" "Sermons, Address, and Prayers by..." "Immense Crowds at the Churches" and more. Among those who preached, and whose address begins on the front page of this newspaper and carries over to take two columns on page two, is: "The Rev. Dr. Raphael, Rabbi" "The Greene Street Jewish Synagogu... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:01

$215.00
165084

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372364740620

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

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:24

$85.00
165083

CONFEDERATE Battle of BARBOURVILLE KY Kentucky Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080700614

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

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:23

$87.00
165054

Rare CHARLESTON SC South Carolina w/ Texas Joining Confederacy 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080127749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, March 26, 1861 * From the origin of the Civil War just prior to outbreak South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union which it did on Dec. 20, 1860. Plus the war began in Charleston harbor with the bombing of Fort Sumter just a few weeks after the date of this issue. The front page includes: "Admission of Northern States into the Southern Confederation" "How Charleston Looks in the Eye of a Yankee" "News From Pensacola" and other items. Inside has: "The Convention of South Carolina" in which they will discuss adopting the Confederate Constitution. There is also a nearly half column notice: "Loan For the Defence Of The Confederate States"... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:52

$196.00
165051

CONFEDERATE Battle of Ball's Bluff Virginia RICHMOND VA 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372363706381

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 1, 1861 * Battle of Ball's Bluff A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city through which all important war news would flow. The front page includes: "From Norfolk--Departure of 36 Federal Vessels from Hampton Roads--Raising the Hulks of the Brig Dolphin & Ship Pennsylvania..." "Major 'General Van Dorn. Inside includes: "Boulevards For Richmond" "From Norfolk--The Federal Fleet..." "Affairs on the Kanawha" "From Kentucky" "From Gen. Floyd's Command" "More Prisoners Sent South" "The Recent Affair at Rommey". There is also: "By the President--A Proclamation" signed in type by: Jefferson Davis, and there is also a lengthy report ta... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:49

$96.00
164751

FUGITIVE SLAVE CASE John Anderson Extradition Canada w/ Print 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343300378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, March 9, 1861 * Extradition case of John Anderson * Fugitive slave who escaped to Canada “The Fugitive Anderson” on page 3 is about John Anderson, the famous fugitive slave who escaped to Canada evading the pursuit of bounty hunters. While on the run he killed a farmer who intended to legally recapture Anderson and send him back into his master’s custody. Anderson lived and worked in Canada West from 1854 to April 1860, managing to keep a low profile. He was eventually arrested and held by a magistrate in Canada. Another article on him: "Release of Anderson, the Fugitive Slave" appears near the back and includes a print captioned: "Jo... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:09

$83.00
164595

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335618032

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

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:37

$138.00
164592

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335605066

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

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:30

$92.00
164325

NEWPORT NEWS VA MAP & Battle of Bull Run Killed List 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056327207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 28, 1861 * Newport News, Virginia map * Battle of Bull Run killed list Front page column heads include: "The Rebellion" "Interesting News from Washington" "Effect of Gen. McClellan's Appearance at the Capital" "General Confidence in His Ability to Prosecute the War" "Thirty Thousand Soldiers on their Way to Washington" 'Important Proceedings of Congress" "Speech of Mr. Johnson, of Tennessee, in Behalf of the Union" "Expected Night Attack of the Rebels on Newport News" & more. Includes a 6 by 9 1/2 inch Civil War map headed: "View Of Newport News". Taking most of the back page is a list of: "The Casualties At Bull Run." Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:27

$58.00
164324

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322162906

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Aug. 16, 1861 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Content in this issue includes, on the ftpg., a "Patriotic Address to the Army from General Johnston and Beauregard", signed in type: J. E. Johnston & G. T. Beauregard. Pg. 2 has an endorsement: "For President: JEFFERSON DAVIS, Of Mississippi. For Vice President: ALEX. H. STEPHENS, Of Georgia." Also on pg. 2 are: "The Confede... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:24

$188.00
163978

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309728761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 30, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * In a rare Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln blockade Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$133.00
163938

Rare GREEN BAY Brown County Wisconsin Pre Civil War Tensions 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308719708

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GREEN BAY ADVOCATE, Wisconsin, February 7, 1861 * Rare title from the Midwest * Pre Civil War tensions * Brown County From just a few months prior to the start of the Civil War, this issue has some reporting on the tensions occurring in the South. Several advertisements as well. Complete with all 4 pages, a few small margin tears, generally nice.

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:45

$33.00
163925

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046180168

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

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:21

$86.00
163919

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Baltimore Murder Plot Jefferson Davis Inauguration1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046175559

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, February 23, 1861 * President elect Abraham Lincoln * Baltimore murder plot * Jefferson Davis inauguration Perhaps the most significant content is on page 5 which has very extensive coverage of the travels of Abraham Lincoln to Washington, D.C. for his inauguration. The top of the page has heads: "The Presidential Progress" "Great Turnout of the Philadelphians to Witness the Ceremony" "Mr. Lincoln's Speech on the Occasion" "The Journey From Phila. to Harrisburg", "Disgraceful Conduct of the Mob" "Anticipated Trouble at Baltimore". It's the latter head which has taken on significance in history as there were thoughts of an assassination attempt on Lincoln during his journey... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:15

$114.00
163918

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308674728

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

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:13

$117.00
163863

SECOND BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Army of Missouri w/ S. Price 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044745277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 21, 1861 * Second Battle of Lexington * Army of Missouri victory * General Sterling Price Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Missouri" "The Recapture Of Lexington" "Two Hundred Prisoners Captured" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:28

$30.00
163862

FREESTONE POINT CONFEDERATE POINT Potomac River Shelled 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306744025

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 11, 1861 * Freestone point Confederate Battery * Army of the Potomac Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "News From The Lower Potomac" "Shelling of Freestone and Shipping Points by Our Flotilla" "Interesting News from the Rebel Army" "One Hundred Thousand Rebel Troops on the Potomac" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:27

$28.00
163861

HILLSBORO KY Kentucky Cheat Mountain WV West Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306743523

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 12, 1861 * Hillsboro Kentucky KY * Cheat Mountain WV * Civil War original reading Among the front page column heads are: "THE REBELLION" "Active War Movements of the Western States" "Enrollment of the Arm Bearing Population of Iowa" "Money & Arms Assigned to Illinois" "Fort Pickens Ready to Attack Pensacola" "Defeat of a Rebel Party Near Hillsboro, Kentucky" "Particulars of Gen. Reynolds' Victory in Western Virginia" "The Battle of the Mountains" & more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:27

$28.00
163860

GAULEY BRIDGE West Virginai WV General John B. Floyd 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306741971

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 5, 1861. * Gauley Bridge, West Virginia * General John B. Floyd vs. Rosecrans This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Highly Important News from Western Virginia" "Attack on the Union Forces at Gauley Bridge by the Rebels Under Floyd" "The Enemy Defeated by Gen. Rosecrans with Great Loss" "Probable Capture of Floyd's Rebel Army" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:24

$32.00
163859

ZAGONYI'S CHARGE First Battle of Springfield Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306739811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 28, 1861. * Battle of Ball's Bluff - Virginia * First Battle of Springfield, Missouri * Romney, West Virginia This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important from West Virginia" "Defeat of the Rebels by Gen. Kelly at Romney" "Additional Particulars of the Fight at Ball's Bluff" "Important From Missouri" "Brilliant Charge of Major Seagoyne (sic)" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. ... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:22

$29.00
163822

BATTLE OF CHEAT MOUNTAIN & Siege of Lexington Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306412907

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 22, 1861 * Battle of Cheat Mountain WV * First Battle of Lexington * Missouri State Guard victory Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Another Defeat of the Rebels at Cheat Mountain" "Important From Missouri" "Progress Of The Siege Of Lexington" "Important From Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 07:34

$28.00
163821

BATTLE OF CHEAT MOUNTAIN & Harper's Ferry West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044433088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 17, 1861 * Battle of Cheat Mountain WV * Harper's Ferry West Virginia * Civil War original reporting Among the ftpg. first column heads are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Baltimore" "Arrest of Members of the Maryland Legislature" "The Scheme to Force the State from the Union Effectually Stopped" "Sharp Skirmish Near Harper's Ferry" "Complete Rout of the Rebel Forces" "Another Brilliant Victory of the Union Troops" "Repulse of Gen. Lee's Rebels at Cheat Mountain" "The Rebels Wise and Floyd Rapidly Retreating". Eight pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 07:33

$30.00
163819

BATTLES OF LEWINSVILLE VA & Carnifex Ferry Virginia 1861 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306408883

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 13, 1861 * Battle of Carnifex Ferry * Battle of Lewinsville Among the ftpg. column heads are: "THE REBELLION" "Total Defeat of the Rebels Under General Floyd by General Rosecrans" "Capture of the Enemy's Baggage & Munitions" "Additional Particulars of the Fight at Lewinsville" "We Shall Have No More Bull Run Affairs" "Defeat of the Rebels by Kansas Jayhawkers" "Battle Between Gen. Rosecrans & Gen. Floyd's Armies" and more (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 07:31

$29.00
163807

BATTLE OF BELMONT MO Mississippi County Missouri 1861 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392043979070

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 10, 1861 * Battle of Belmont, Missouri Among the front page one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Reported Landing of the Expedition" "The Rebels Drives Out of their Batteries on the Rappahannock" "Additional Particulars of the Battle of Belmont" "The Town Evacuated by the Rebel Forces" "Important News From Missouri" "Reported Defeat of the Rebels Under Jeff. Thompson" and more (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2018 15:47

$30.00
163806

MILITARY MOVEMENTS IN MISSOURI Post Springfield Battle 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372305831297

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 7, 1861. * Military movements in Missouri * American Civil War original This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column heads on the Civil War include: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Missouri" "Active Preparations for a Great Battle of Springfield" "Movements of Gen. Price and Ben. McCulloch" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. A little light foxing, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 13, 2018 15:46

$27.00
163800

Battle BALL'S BLUFF Virginia & Santa Rosa Island Florida1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392043975839

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, October 26, 1861 * Battle of Ball's Bluff, Virginia * Battle of Santa Rosa Island Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Additional Particulars of the Battle at Ball's Bluff" "Names of the Killed & Wounded..." "The Great Naval Expedition" "The Rebel Army Under Pierce Still Retreating" "Capture of a Rebel Company at Buffalo Mills" "The Battle at Santa Rosa Island" "The Battle at Ball's Bluff" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2018 15:41

$32.00
163756

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372303413031

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 20, 1861 * First Battle of Lexington * Missouri State Guard victory Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News from Missouri" "Attack on Lexington by the Rebels Under Gen. Price" "Frightful Slaughter and Repulse of the Enemy" "Important From Kentucky" "The Rebels in Possession of and Fortifying Mayfield" "The Rebel Army" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 10, 2018 14:22

$30.00
163754

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372303411910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 21, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run front page map * Manassas, Virginia The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "Manassas Gap Junction and Surroundings - The Reported Positions of the Rebel Troops---Some of Their Entrenchments, Batteries & Encampments." There are also nice first column heads including: "THE REBELLION" "Advance of the Union Forces Towards Manassas Gap Railroad" "The Rebel Batteries at Bull's Run Avoided" "Gen. Johnston's Army to Be Cut Off" "Gen. Scott's Opinion as to the Strength of Our Army" "Order of Gen. McClellan to his Troops Congratulating Them on Their Victories". Eight pgs., some printing creases to the front page distract some but cau... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2018 14:21

$62.00
163721

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392040950774

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

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:29

$97.00
163718

BURNING OF HAMPTON Virginia 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE Capital Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372302492199

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

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:26

$95.00
163472

Battle of Bull Run Prelude RICH MOUNTAIN West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392033141169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run nears * General Irvin McDowell movements * Battle of Rich Mountain The front page has great coverage on the days just before the historic Battle of Bull Run, with first column heads: "THE GREAT REBELLION" Advance of the Grand Army under Gen. McDowell", "The Rebels at Fairfax & Manassas to be Overwhelmed", "Full Details of the Battle of Cartrick's Ford", "Measures for the Suppression of Southern Piracy" and more. War coverage continues inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 31, 2018 15:53

$31.00
163125

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper re. Elections


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372280998390

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 5, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Electing a Confederate president and V.P. Over a full column on the front page is taken up with: "The Election For President and Vice President - List of Commissioners" being a very lengthy list of the men assigned to administer the election in the various locations. Also on the front page: "What Texas Has Done the Past Year" "The Atlantic Sea-Coast". Page two contains a lengthy editorial, always a favorite part of this title as the editor was quite colorful and rabidly anti-North. Near the beginning is: "...the error of the Northern railway system. Like everything else at the North it rests upon an a... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2018 15:21

$92.00
162940

START OF CIIVL WAR Fort Sumter MAP Abraham Lincoln Proclamation 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392017877897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1861 * Start of the Civil War w/ map * Fort Sumter, Charleston * Abraham Lincoln declares war This is a nice, displayable issue on the beginning of the Civil War as the front page features a map headed: "MAP OF CHARLESTON HARBOR Showing the Relative Positions of the Entrance, Stone Inlet, Morris and Sullivan Islands, Forts Sumter & Moultrie, Cummings Point Battery and the City." Two-thirds of the first column are taken up with nice heads concerning the outbreak of war, including: "THE WAR" "Offensive War Measures of the Administration" "A WAR PROCLAMATION" "75,000 Men Ordered Out" "Preparations for the Defence of the National Capital" "The Great Free State... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2018 14:50

$195.00
162693

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372267787964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 16, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports concerning the Civil War are: "The Prisoners" "The Firth Virginia Regiment in the Battle of Manassas" which takes over a full column; "The Fate of Tyrants" "Execution of Thos. J. Armstrong in Phila." and other items include 2 ads under "Runaways" (see). Good Civil War coverage continues on the inside with: "Commercial Independence" which takes a full column; "The Revenue Service" "Holmes' Brigade" "Hospital Supplies for the Army of the Northwest" "Looking Ahead" "Proclamation of the Pr... See More  

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Ends May 03, 2018 14:21

$142.00
162585

Rare STOCKTON Old West California Civil War w/ TIPTON Missouri 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372262028841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: STOCKTON DAILY INDEPENDENT, California, October 28, 1861 * Rare old West title This 4 page newspaper is in good condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue has some Civil War (1st year) reports from the day it was first reported with loads of interesting advertisements. Minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 27, 2018 15:19

$23.00
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 25, 2018 13:56

$138.00
162405

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372255452509

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 19, 1861 * Civil War beginning * Jefferson Davis proclamation * 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 began. Ne... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2018 14:52

$210.00
162264

Assassination Plot on President-Elect ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route 1861 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372250202021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 27, 1861 * Lincoln's new administration The front page reports the ominous events that would lead to the outbreak of the Civil War in less than two months. Also content on the incoming administration of Abraham Lincoln with first column headlines including: "The Finale of the Peace Conference", "Movements of Mr. Lincoln", "Facts & Speculations Respecting the New Ministry", "Mr. Cameron to Go Into the Cabinet", "Strong Conservative Influences Surrounding Mr. Lincoln", "The Outgoing Administration" and more. Perhaps the most intriguing content is found on page 5, with one column heads: "HIGHLY IMPORTANT FROM ALBANY", "An Infernal Machine found under Lincoln's ... See More  

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Ends April 15, 2018 15:46

$52.00
162119

Assassination Plot on President-Elect ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route 1861 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372246630933

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 24, 1861 * Early attempt to assassinate Abraham Lincoln * Lincoln's new administration en route The top of the first column has: "Startling Intelligence" "Sudden Departure of Mr. Lincoln For Washington" "Alleged Plot to Assassinate Him" "The Friends of the President Elect Discover it and Hold a Secret Council" "The Night Start for the Capitol" "Safe Arrival in Washington" "The Feeling of the People on the Route" "Mr. Lincoln's First Reception at Washington". There is more inside with page 4: "The Journey of a Night--the President Elect Incog." "Mr. Lincoln on the Declaration of Independence" plus the editorial has some content on Lincoln. Eight pages, nice condit... See More  

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Ends April 11, 2018 15:32

$72.00
161860

Best CONFEDERATE North Carolina SECESSION Civil War 1861 Wilmington NC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994235180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 22, 1861 * North Carolina Secession * Rare Confederate title * Best title to be had ? (very rare) Certainly the most notable report is the pg. 2 news headed: "Secession Of North Carolina!" "One of The Confederates States" "North Carolina Free--Lincoln's Military Despotism Repudiated" which also includes the two "Ordinance" reports for secession and for ratifying the Confederate Constitution (see). Relating to this page 2 also has: "The passage of the secession ordinance by the Convention of the state of North Carolina was celebrated here yesterday by the firing of 11 guns...At 12 o'clock the official report of the passage of the ordinan... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2018 15:50

$4,850.00
160873

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972651701

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 March 02, 2018 07:11

$30.00
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
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