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174100

Rare CONFEDERATE Post Battle of Gettysburg LEE ESCAPE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392335906853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 23, 1863 * Post Battle of Gettysburg * Robert E. Lee's retreat (escape) * General George Meade criticized A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States. The front page has much on the Civil War including items headed: "The News Yesterday" "The Situation In The West" "Advance Of the Enemy Upon Jackson--Sharp Fighting Along the Lines--The Enemy Repulsed--Speech of General Johnston to His Army--Fine Condition of Our Troops--Interesting Incidents" "Appeal From The Governor to the People of Georgia" which reflects upon the defeat at Vicksburg; 'Northern Employees In the Public Offices--Spies, Etc." "Latest From Charleston" and various smaller subheads as well... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:56

$87.00
174096

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Close Invasion of Pennsylvania 1863 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372709992490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 30, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg very close (eve) * Robert E. Lee's army invasion A fine issue from just one day before the beginning of the Battle of Gettysburg, with first column heads noting: "THE REBEL INVASION" "Advance From Wrightsville" "Private Property Respected" "The Canal Not Interfered With" "Rebels Pouring Into Columbia" "More Railroad Track Torn Up" "No Advance On Harrisburg Yesterday" with various related subheads in the first two columns. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:55

$98.00
173918

CAPTURE OF COLUMBIA William T. Sherman Civil War MAP South Flag 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326245134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1865 * Columbia SC - South Carolina Map * Robert E. Lee correspondence * Rare Confederate flag illustration The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "SHERMAN IN THE HEART OF SOUTH CAROLINA. Occupation of Columbia, the State Capital---Probable Evacuation of Charleston." Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War include: "SHERMAN" "Columbia Ours!" "Occupation of the Capital of South Carolina" "Beauregard Officially Announces that Sherman Reached the City on Feb. 17" "Charleston Is Being Evacuated" "The Rebels Admit that the Occupation of Columbia Necessitates the Fall of Charleston" "Rumored Capture of Augusta, Georgia" 'THE SOUTH" "Rumored Evacuation o... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2019 09:05

$62.00
173689

CONFEDERATES & Robert E. Lee's Surrender Closes In 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317721340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 7, 1865 * Closing days of the Civil War * General Robert E. Lee surrounded * Battle of Amelia Springs - Burkeville The front page has: "VIRGINIA ! " "Latest From The Union Army" "The Occupation of Burkesville" "Lee's Retreat to Lynchburg and Danville Cut Off" "Sheridan At Jettersville" "He Feels Confident of Capturing the Rebel Army" "No Escape For Lee" "The Opinion of a Rebel Colonel" "He Fears The Army is Ruined" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2019 07:30

$65.00
173688

HENRY HIGHLAND GARNET 1st African American Speak to Congress 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317721149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 13, 1865 * Henry Highland Garnet - minister - abolitionist * 1st African American to speak to Congress * re. end of slavery during the Civil War The ftpg. is filled with Civil War-related content, among which is are subheads including: "Great War Meeting in Richmond--Speech of Sec. Benjamin...He Advocates the Arming of [Blacks]--Fierce Denunciation of Yankees, but Very Little Comfort for Rebels". Page 4 has an extremely significant item in Black history, being an inconspicuous report noting: "The Rev. Henry Highland Garnett, the well-known colored minister, preached in the hall of the House of Representatives yesterday morning by invitation...A large crowd of both white and colored auditors wa... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2019 07:30

$188.00
174102

ROBERT E. LEE Post Battle of Gettysburg Military Report 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372709999257

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 10, 1863 * General Robert E. Lee * Official military report * Post Battle of Gettysburg As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Among the war-related items in this issue are those headed: "The Military Situation" "Military Training" "The Competency of Our Officers" "The Naval Academy" "American Guns" "Sickness & Mortality of the Army" "What the Nation Has Done for the War" "A Pious Pirate" & so much more. Perhaps the best item is the nearly full page, detailed account of: "General Lee's Official Report" of his recent military actions in Maryland & Pennsylvania, including Gettysbu... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2019 08:08

$34.99
173189

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676946024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 30, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. A wealth of war reporting with column heads including: "From General Lee's Army" "Severe Cavalry Fighting" "Gen. Lee's Official Dispaches" "Hunter's Army Routed" with two dispatches, each signed in type: R. E. Lee, General. Also: "From General Johnston's Army" "General Hardee's Victory" "Heavy Losses of the Enemy" "Slavery" "Latest From Virginia" and so much more. Complete as a single sheet issue, several archival mends to the reverse, minor margin tears.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:31

$88.00
173114

Historic ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theater J.W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675551269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * Surrender of Robert E. Lee's army Subtitled: "Gazette Of The Regular And Volunteer Forces", this 16 page issue is simply filled with military reports, almost entirely on the Civil War at this time. Certainly the most significant content in this issue is an inside page which is entirely taken up with reports concerning the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, with black borders at the top of the page & again near the top of the facing page where the report ends. It contains a great wealth of information, is headed: "The Murder Of The President" and among its dispatches is one begin... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:16

$565.00
172909

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination (Day of) LEE'S Surrender Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1865 * Day Abraham Lincoln was shot * Robert E. Lee's surrender * End of the Civil War No one could have imagined the day this newspaper was read what would headline the next day's edition. This was the day Lincoln was shot at Ford's Theater, but the ftpg. news on this day was about the closing moments of the Civil War, with ftpg. heads including: "Army of the Potomac" "Events Prior to Lee's Surrender" "Attack by Sheridan on the 9th" "How Our Army Received the News" and more. The back page has fine column also including; "New Policy of the Administration" "Drafting & Recruiting in the Loyal States to Cease" "Highly Important From Richmond" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:22

$68.00
172391

SECOND BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant w/ Map 1864 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655026634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 23, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg w/ map * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The front page is dominated by a nice & very detailed Civil War map headed: "From Richmond To Petersburg". The first column has war-related heads: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "From Gen. Grant's Army" "No Heavy Fight Since Saturday" "Skirmishing All Along Our Lines" "Rebels Trying to Obstruct The River" "Gen. Hunter At Lynchburg" 'Rebels Say He Was Repulsed" "The Mosby Raid a Fiction" "Later From Sherman" with more, including additional war-related heads on the front page. War reports inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, spotted foxing, some wear at the margins.

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Ends May 18, 2019 11:03

$36.00
172357

NORTHERN VIRGINIA CAMPAIGN John Pope Operations MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278862735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 22, 1862 * General John Pope vs. Robert E. Lee * Northern Virginia Campaign map The front page features a detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field of Gen. Pope's Operations". Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Brilliant Cavalry Exploit" "Our Troops Within 40 Miles of Richmond" "Consternation of the Confederates" "Skirmishing Between Sigel and the Rebels" "Shocking Treatment of Union Prisoners" & more. Eight pages, page 3 is the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead, generally nice condition.

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:10

$49.00
172155

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES BEGINNING w/ George B. McClellan 1862 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372648918975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 26, 1862 * Seven Days Battles beginning * Robert E. Lee vs. McClellan * Richmond VA Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "A Sharp Skirmish wit the Enemy" 'Heintzelman's Corps Engaged" "Gallant Conduct of Hooker's Division" "The Enemy Driven Out of Their Camps" and also: "Important From Western Virginia" "Entrenching Bolivar Heights" "Reported Advance of Ewell" "Jackson Checked" "Fremont, Banks and Shields Unite to Pursue Him" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends May 09, 2019 13:49

$29.00
172019

BATTLE OF WAUHATCHIE Tennessee James Longstreet Defeat 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372644235896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 11, 1863 * Battle of Wauhatchie - Tennessee Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "Gen. Hooker's Expedition" "Brilliant Victory Over Longstreet" "Our Loss About 500" "Reported Retreat of Bragg" "The Rebels Driven to Culpepper by Buford" "General Lee Declined to Risk an Engagement" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition however there are 3 red ink postal cancellations on the ftpg.

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Ends May 03, 2019 09:47

$27.00
171012

Rare CONFEDERATE NEWSPAPER Ulysses S. Grant Failures 1864 Richmond VA Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245682005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 14, 1864 * General Ulysses S. Grant A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "The War News" with various reports. Also on the ftpg: "The Petersburg Militia" "General Lee's Army" "A Most Horrible Outrage by the Enemy" "The Confederate Congress" "From General Lee's Army" "From North Georgia" & even more. The back page has an interesting editorial which begins: "Away we go into his rear! This is the pleasant part of Grant's strategy. He knows, very well knows, that the only road to Richmond lies over Lee's lines..." with much more commentary on Grant's failures (see). Also: "The News From The North" "How Lincoln Got the Nomination--Foul Play" "From Grant's ... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:37

$88.00
170715

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Robert E. Lee as Commander Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599606710

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan,. 23, 1865 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Robert E. Lee as supreme commander A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, and this issue is from the closing months of the war when the Confederate cause was losing much hope. The front page has an editorial beginning: "The law of Congress requiring the President to appoint a General in Chief, passed by a majority approaching unanimity...though the phrases defining the duty of the General are somewhat succinct. He shall command the armies of the Confederate States..." with more concerning the powers given this position. Further on is: "...It is commonly supposed that no other officer than General Robert E. Lee can or shoul... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:40

$83.00
170714

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG & Fall of Vicksburg MS CONFEDERATE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392238454721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 10, 1863 * The Battle of Gettysburg * Fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The top of the front page, with heading: "From General Lee's Army", has much editorialized comment on the recent events of the war--Battle of Gettysburg & fall of Vicksburg--including: "The account of the Baltimore American of the defeat, demoralization & flight of General Lee's army...had such is the force of elaborate, brazen lying, the effect of seriously depressing the spirits of the mass of the people. With capitulation of Vicksburg & all this uncontradictory story of overwhelming disas... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:39

$880.00
170713

CONFEDERATE Seven Days Battles ROBERT E. LEE McClellan Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599606162

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 1, 1862 * Seven Days' battles * General George McClellan * Rare Confederate title Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from its capital as well. Most of the front page is taken up with various reports on the Seven Days' Battle with heads & subheads including: "The Richmond Lines--The Retreat of McClellan Towards James River--Critical Situation of His Army" "Incidents of the Contest--Scenery of the Battle Fields, etc." "Latest News From the North which includes three dispatches, each signed in type: G. B. McClellan; "McClellan's Dispatches in the North" "The Yankee Despotism in Norfolk" "Mr. Lincoln Makes A Speech" "Lincoln's Mysterious Journey to West Point--Object of Hi... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:39

$94.00
170071

SOUTHERN TELEGRAPH Civil War Richmond Va CONFEDERATE 1863 Newspaper w/ EDITORIAL


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372571006795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 8, 1863 * Southern telegraph A famous newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with various reports on: "The Southern Telegraph". Also on the ftpg. is a dispatch to General Robert E. Lee signed in type: Braxton Bragg which concerns the telegraph as well. The back page has a nearly column long editorial concerning the Civil War, beginning: "These are the last days of the longest truce in the war...In another week the ground will...be dry enough for military transport & manoeuvre...before May day will have already reddened the whole field..." with more (see photos). Also: "Very Latest From the North--Important from Europe--Complete Success... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:28

$82.00
169659

ROBERT E. LEE Confederate General Letter re. Operations 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206333210

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 11, 1863 * General Robert E. Lee The ftpg. has much on: "The Grand Advance In Virginia" "From Gen. Meade's Army" "Lee Declines to Fight" "The War In Western Virginia" & more. Also of interest is a lengthy page 2 letter headed: "General Lee's Report" "Late Operations of the Army of Northern Virginia" which is signed in type: R. E. Lee, General. Four pages, very nice condition, large folio size. The folder noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:40

$37.00
169392

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196972058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 14, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederates States of America" in its masthead. The front page includes: "From General Lee's Army--Grant Again Changing Base--York River Rail Road Abandoned--Official From General & D. Lee--Complete Rout of the Enemy" "From General Johnston's Army" "From The Southwest" "Siege of Charleston" "The Virginia War News" "The Late Attack on Petersburg" and even more. The back page is mostly taken up with advertisements and notices, however it does have: "The Georgia Army" "Fiendish Behaviour of the Enemy" and a few other items. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a banner ... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2019 15:41

$94.00
169319

Ulysses S. Grant Finished ? & Robert E. Lee CONFEDERATE Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196125184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, June 10, 1863 * Ulysses S. Grant finished ? * Robert E. Lee - pre Gettysburg * Rare Confederate title Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has in the first column: "Dispatch From General Lee-A Ten Hours Fight with the Enemy--Victory of the Confederate Forces ! " which includes the dispatch signed: R. E. Lee, and reads: "The enemy cross the Rappahannock this morning at 5 o'clock...at the various fords from Beverly to Kelly's with a large force of cavalry, accompanied by infantry & artillery. After a severe contest till 5, p.m., General Stuart drove them across the river." (see photos). Also: "From Fredericksburg" with the v... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 09:34

$92.00
169318

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196125029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, May 17, 1864 * Generals Robert E. Lee & Ulysses S. Grant * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate states. Among the front page reports are those headed: "The War News--The Battle Commenced on the Southside--the Enemy Repulsed and a Large Number of Prisoners Captured--Latest From General Lee's Army--A Victory In the Valley--An Attack on General Johnston's Lines, Etc." which takes close to 3 columns & has much detail on the Yankee's major offensive in Virginia (see for potions). Included within the report are a letter signed in type: G.T. Beauregard an... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 09:34

$90.00
168731

General ROBERT E. LEE Post Gettysburg Retreat Southward 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182063726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, July 10, 1863 * Robert E. Lee's Southern retreat * Post Battle of Gettysburg, Penn. * Siege of Vicksburg ends with capture The top of the middle ftpg. column is headed: "The Situation In Maryland" "The Recent Fighting" "Gen. Lee's Defensive Operations" with nice reports on the events immediately following Lee's retreat from Gettysburg. Also on the ftpg: "Expeditions Into the Enemy's Country" "Invasion of Indiana" & more. Page 2 has over half a column on: "The Surrender of Vicksburg" with much detail. An archival mend here causes no loss of text or readability. Four pages, the mentioned pg. 2 archival mend, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:09

$46.00
168730

General ROBERT E. LEE Heads Rebel Army WILMINGTON NC 1865 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516857808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 23, 1865 * Wilmington NC North Carolina * Robert E. Lee made commander-in-chief * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "FROM WILMINGTON", "Reported Evacuation of the City", "Thirty Millions Worth of Cotton Fired by the Rebels", "The Tallahassee & Chickamauga Destroyed", "The Blowing Up of Fort Caswell Confirmed", "Sherman's New Movement", and near the bottom of the first column: "Gen. Lee--His Appointment as Rebel Commander-in-Chief" (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:09

$33.00
168454

SECOND BATTLE OF RAPPAHANNOCK STATION & Fort Sumter 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372503154853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 10, 1863 * Second Battle of Rappahannock Station * George G. Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Page 2 has a quite lengthy & detailed account on the Battle of the Rappahannock, headed: "Advance Upon the Rappahannock" "Particulars of Saturday's Battle". Included is a name list of "The Casualties". It was a Union victory. The ftpg. has: "From Gen. Meade's Army" "The Bombardment of Fort Sumter" "From the Armies In Virginia" "A Victory in West Virginia" and more. Four pages, large folio size, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 15, 2018 14:40

$30.00
168165

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372494722981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 17, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Eyewitness account Not only is this a nice Civil War newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has various war-related content, including items headed: "The News" and a lengthier report: "Spies In The South" and other related items, but certainly the prime front page content is the report headed: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania--The Battle Of Gettysburg--The Retreat To Hagerstown" which features an eye-witness account of the retreat, prefaced with: "...the only connected, intelligent and intelligible account that has yet been given to the public of the movements of General Lee...after the Battle of Gett... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2018 07:26

$1,165.00
166165

Great & Rare BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Penn. 1863 Civil War Harrisburg PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111772063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY PATRIOT UNION, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg - Civil War * From the capital of Pennsylvania As terrific as it would be to find a newspaper from Gettysburg on the Battle of Gettysburg, we have yet to find one. Which is why this newspaper from nearby Harrisburg--just up the road from Gettysburg by 38 miles, the capital of Pennsylvania, the closest major city of the battle, as well as the destination of Robert E. Lee and his troops--is such a terrific newspaper. Being a weekly newspaper and the first issue after the Battle of Gettysburg, the entire front page (save for a bit on the "Surrender of Vicksburg") is taken up with a recap of the events from t... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:40

$995.00
165164

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates w/ R.E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084208672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 5, 1864 * 3rd and final Northern invasion * General Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Maryland Campaign" "The Late Invasion & the Pennsylvania Raid" "Prospect of Another Advance of the Enemy, Reinforced from the Army of Lee" "The Fruitless Marches of Our Troops in Maryland" "Losses in the Late Battle of Petersburg" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:11

$29.00
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
164828

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392071972961

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

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Ends July 25, 2018 15:31

$93.00
160948

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant v Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211141200

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign The front page has some nice one column heads concerning the Battle of Spotsylvania, including: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Gen. Grant's Decisive Battle" "Lee's Army In Full Retreat" "Our Army In Pursuit" "Grant Finds the Rebels in the Last Ditch" ""Full Details of the Great Battle" and more. More inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:45

$46.00
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
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
159843

2nd BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945843743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 18, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Gettysburg two week away Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Capture of Petersburg Officially Announced" "Retreat of the Rebels Across the Appomattox" "The Whole Army Closing in Around Petersburg" & more. The bkpg. has: "Mr. Lincoln In Phila." "What the President Did & Said at the Great Sanitary Fair" "He Makes a Little Speech, Cracks a Little Joke...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:16

$29.00
159840

OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167228994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 30, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "Everything Said to be Progressing Rapidly & Well" "Lee Abandons Sexton's Junction" "Our Front within Fourteen Miles of Richmond" "The Grand Campaign" "From The West" "The Very Latest" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:11

$28.00
159800

ROBERT E. LEE Becomes Commander-in-Chief & PEACE ? 1865 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944956880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 5, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Commander-in-Chief * Peace Conference Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE PEACE CONFERENCE" "Return of President Lincoln & Mr. Seward to Washington" "The Rebel Commissioners Gone Back to Richmond" "The Rebel Propositions Said to have Been Inadmissible" "General Sherman's Army in Motion" "An Atrocious Piece of Treachery in Florida" and much more. Perhaps the most notable report: "Gen. Lee Confirmed Commander-in-Chief of the Rebel Armies" Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, ink mark near the top of the first column & under several words, otherwise good.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:27

$28.00
159799

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Lee vs. Grant w/ Virginia MAP 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165817891

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness w/ map * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The ftpg. is dominated by a very nice & quite detailed Civil War map headed: "THE COMBINED MOVEMENTS IN VIRGINIA...". First column heads include: "THE BATTLE" "Important News From Virginia" "A Great Battle Begun on Thursday" "Lee Confronts Grant with His Whole Army" "Heavy Loss On Both Sides" and much more. This is the historic Battle of the Wilderness. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:26

$49.00
158852

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Robert E. Lee vs. U.S. Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372130528647

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 7, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness - Virginia * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Richmond Campaign" "Lee Still Falling Back" "Gen. Grant Reported to Have Flanked the Rebel Army" "Lee En Route for Hanover Court House" "Grant Out of the Wilderness" "How The Rebels Expect to Gain Texas & What they Intend to Do With It" "Gen. Butler Gibbeted" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:29

$28.00
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
155696

RECONSTRUCTION EFFORTS in the South w/ Robert E. Lee Election 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845076687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Aug. 15, 1865 Among the ftpg. column heads: "FROM RICHMOND!" "Restoration of Civil Rule Not Advisable Just Now" "Secession Agitations to be Forever Silenced" "The Result of the Rebellion" "Life to the Nation, Death to Slavery" "R. E. Lee's Election to the Presidency of Washington College" "Granting of Special Pardons" "Trial of the Rebel Hyena, Wertz" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, two folds, minor wear at folds, generally nice.

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Ends August 20, 2017 07:32

$27.00
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
155101

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Fredericksburg Union Defeat 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371991008470

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, December 24, 1862 * Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia * Rare Confederate title * Publishher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to indicate an error, but there is not one. 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... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2017 15:04

$210.00
151213

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371837068803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 6, 1864 * Rare rebel title There is much war-related content on the front page with heads & reports including: "The War News" "...All is quiet along General Lee's lines......" and smaller heads including: "Deserters From The Yankee Navy" "Alleged Defaulter" "Colonel Henry T. Gantt..." "Death of a Promising Young Marylander" with various other tidbits throughout the page. Plus there is more on the Civil War on the back page of this single sheet newspaper, including: "The Spring Campaign--Its Importance & Prospects--General Grant on the Road to Richmond--What is Before Us" and "Negro Equality in the North" "The Question In Congress--Yankee Senators Decla... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:30

$122.00
150411

CONFEDERATE Vicksburg MS & FORT SUMTER Charleston SC Civil War 1863 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813359260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 26, 1863 * Post fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital The front page has some war items including: "From General Lee's Army" "The Rappahannock Expedition" "City Intelligence" "Flat of Truce" "Hotel De Vicksburg" and a few other items. The back page has much on the war, including: "Latest News From The North--From the Armies in Virginia--The Siege of Charleston--The Attack on Fort Sumter--Affairs at Vicksburg & the Southwest--Order of Retaliation from General Halleck..." "Vicksburg--The Present Compared with Its Past Appearance--Sad Effects of the War--The Feeling of its Citizens" "General Banks at Vicksbu... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:43

$94.00
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
147806

Rare Confederate BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA Chattanooga TN 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391568163852

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

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:17

$147.00
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