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SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909278341

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away Over half of the first column of the front page has bold headlines including: "THE END." "Surrender of Lee and his Whole Army to Grant" "Terms of Surrender", "All Honor to Grant, Meade, Sheridan, Ord, Humphreys, Wright, Griffin, Parke, and their Brave Troops" "Highly Interesting Details of the Fighting Before the Surrender" " Announcement of the Capture of Richmond to the Troops" "Jeff. Davis at Danville" and much more. The balance of the front page is taken up with related reports. Most of the back page is taken up with a huge & very detail... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:12

$187.00
158087

Rare 1st Southern ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Richmond Virginia 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107588568

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND WHIG, Virginia, April 17, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * From capital of the Confederacy (post) * 1st Southern newspaper to report Once the capital of the Confederacy fell to the North in early April the Yankees also took over the press and continued printing newspapers. This is an early issue (#12) of this "union occupation" newspaper with page 4 coverage of Lincoln's assassination. According to the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (see Wikipedia/web-search for more), the Whig was the first newspaper in the South to print the news of the assassination. It is particularly noteworthy that this is the very first report of the assassination in Richmond, the Conf... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 08:21

$1,600.00
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
157410

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891673720

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign One of the nicer front pages from the Civil War with two-thirds of the first column taken up with heads: "ONWARD ! " "Victory At All Points" "Interesting Telegram From Gen. Grant..." "The Enemy are Obstinate & Seem to Have Found the Last Ditch" "Brilliant Conduct of Hancock's Corps" "The Danville Road to Go Next" "The Retreat of Lee's Army" "Our Forces In Close Pursuit" and more (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2017 11:43

$37.00
157392

GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE Takes Amnesty Oath End of Slavery Slaves 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891211907

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 17, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Takes amnesty oath * End of slavery support The first column has heads: "FIREMEN'S JUBILEE" "Grand Parade of Firemen in Philadelphia" with more on the celebration for the firemen. Also near the top: "Gen. Lee Takes the Amnesty Oath" which includes the complete printing of the document in which he pledges to support the Constitution of the United States & support all laws regarding the emancipation of slaves, signed in type: R. E. Lee (see). Inside pages have some Reconstruction-related items. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2017 15:49

$32.00
157390

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Yankees Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper HISTORIC !


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891196197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, July 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War Fully half of the front page is taken up with very fine, detailed accounts headed: "THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG" "Details and Incidents of the Fight". This carries over to take a full column on pg. 2. Page 2 also has a ice editorial headed: "The Glorious Victory" on the battle. Other pg. 2 items "The Morning's Topics which begins: "Reliable reports...confirm previous intimations that the whole of Lee's army is in full retreat towards the Potomac..." Also: "Latest From Meade's Army" and "The War". Page 3 has nice column heads: "LEE'S RETREAT" "Meade's Whole Army Moving" '... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2017 15:14

$485.00
157272

ROBERT E. LEE Becomes Commander-in-Chief Jefferson Davis1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372076725899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 28, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Commander-in-Chief * Jefferson Davis Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Rebel Sources" "The Appointment of General-In-Chief--Jeff. Davis's Views On the Matter" which is concerning Robert E. Lee, with the lengthy message signed in type: Jefferson Davis (see). Also: "The Rebel Iron-Clad Raid" "The Peace Bubble" "Result of Mr. Blair's Mission" "He Admits It to be 'A Failure' " and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2017 08:28

$34.00
157231

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR & Atlanta GA Georgia W.T. SHERMAN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391887852566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 4, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Confederate victory Over half of the front page first column is taken up with Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Latest News From Grant" "A Great Cavalry Fight Reported" "Fitzhugh lee Said to be Captured" "Later From Gen. Sherman" "His Movements Near Atlanta" "Capture of Allatoona Pass" and much more. Eight pages, wear at the central fold causes loss to about 15 words, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2017 13:04

$20.00
156099

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372037911169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away The top of the back page has the report of Lee surrendering to Grant at Appomattox, with column heads including: "Gloria In Excelsis Deo!" "SURRENDER OF GEN. LEE AND HIS WHOLE ARMY!" "The Terms Of Surrender" "Correspondence Between Gens. Grand and Lee" "Official thanks to the Army" and more. Included is the dispatch: "General Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia this afternoon upon the terms proposed by myself. The accompanying additional correspondence will show the conditions fully." signed in type: U.S. Grant, Lieut. General. this ... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2017 13:52

$390.00
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
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
155683

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Ulysses S. Grant Vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War NEWS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391844488016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The first column on the ftpg. has some of the best Civil War headlines: "GLORIOUS NEWS" "Defeat and Retreat Of Lee's Army" "Two Days Battle In Virginia" "Lieut. General Grant Against Gen. Lee" "Immense Rebel Losses" "Lee Leaves His Killed & Wounded in Our Hands" "Our Loss Twelve Thousand" "Capture of City Point & Reported Occupation of Petersburgh" "Gen. Sherman's Movements in Georgia" "Advance To Tunnel Hill" & more (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 19, 2017 15:22

$34.00
155675

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391844475810

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

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Ends August 19, 2017 15:07

$114.00
155390

CONFEDERATE Second Battle of Ream's Station R.E. LEE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372010685352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 27, 1864 * Second Battle of Ream's Station * General Robert E. Lee comments Not just a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The top of the ftpg. has: "The War News" with a prefacing paragraph which includes: "...General A. P. Hill...made a successful attack upon Grant's extreme left...in the vicinity of Reams' station. The fullest account of the engagement & victory is contains in the following..." and what follows is a report, included within which is a dispatch signed in type by: R. E. Lee, General (see photos). Other items on the ftpg. include: "Dental Attention for the Soldiers" "The Exchange of Priso... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2017 08:48

$93.00
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
153929

Battles of Topopotomoy Creek & COLD HARBOR Civil War MAP R.E. Lee 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946446975

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1864 * Battle of Totopotomoy Creek * Cold Harbor - Hanover County, Virginia * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War map Dominating the front page is the nice Civil War map headed: "IN FRONT OF RICHMOND, The Battles on the Topopatomoy and at Coal Harbor". First column heads on the Civil War include: "GRANT!" "Details of the Battle of Topopatomoy on Monday" "Cavalry Engagement at Coal Harbor on Tuesday" "BUTLER" "Important Order from General Butler" "Engagement in James River" "A Sharp Artillery Duel" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:19

$52.00
153925

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR & Atlanta GA Georgia W.T. SHERMAN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391780179219

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 4, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Confederate victory Over half of the front page first column is taken up with Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Latest News From Grant" "A Great Cavalry Fight Reported" "Fitzhugh lee Said to be Captured" "Later From Gen. Sherman" "His Movements Near Atlanta" "Capture of Allatoona Pass" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:00

$32.00
153599

CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Siege of Vicksburg Mississippi 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371924952792

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 2, 1863 * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital * Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi - Pre-Gettysburg A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items: "From Fredericksburg" "A Substitute Scheme Foiled" "Under Sentence of Death" for various military offenses; and other items. The back page has a very lengthy editorial beginning: "The only news from Vicksburg comes through Northern sources, but it is very favourable to the Confederates. Every assault has been repelled easily & with considerable slaughter of the enemy..." Also: "Latest News From the North--Important; From Vicksburg--Grant's Army Repulsed With Immens... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2017 15:07

$92.00
153311

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391745820989

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, good condition.

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:29

$33.00
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
149567

NORTHERN INVASION Battle of Gettysburg Civil War CONFEDERATE 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391622939642

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND ENQUIRER, Richmond, Virginia, July 3, 1863 * When the Battle of Gettysburg was in progress * Robert E. Lee and Confederates Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. And one of the less common titles as well. Most of the front page first column is taken up with: "Confederates In Pennsylvania" and "Harrisburg News". The former includes: "General Lee's army has occupied, without resistance, the flourishing town of York...The intelligence of the capture of Harrisburg is not confirmed; and was at least premature. The plans of Lee are still a secret to our enemies as well as to ourselves...One thing, however, is plain--General Lee's movements ... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 08:12

$465.00
149358

BATTLE OF BLOUNTVILLE Bristol TN Tennessee CONFEDERATE Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391618282507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 29, 1863 * Battle of Blountville - Bristol * Sullivan County, Tennessee A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with a very lengthy & detailed account of the skirmish at Bristol, Tennessee, with heads: "The Raid Upon Bristol--Destruction of Government Stores--Supineness of the Confederate Military Authorities" . The front page also has: "From the Army of General Lee" "Yankee Deserters" "Another condemned" and more. The editorial on the back page begins: "A battle on the Rapidan is not the necessary sequel of conflict on the Chickamauga. Meade is one of those leaders who risk nothing. He has gained a... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2016 13:11

$122.00
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
145718

Battle of COLD HARBOR Ulysses S. Grant Campaign Civil War MAP 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669572436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Large FULL PAGE map of Virginia The front page has some very nice first column heads including: "GRANT'S ARMY" "Fighting Renewed" "Warren's Corps Attacked on Monday" "The Rebels Promptly Repulsed" "Seven Miles To Richmond" "Indications that Lee is Falling Back" "Important From Gen. Butler" and also on the ftpg: "Gen. Sherman's Army--Occupation of Dallas", Georgia. But the prime feature of this issue is actually the single sheet "Supplement" which is attached with the entire front page taken up with a huge & terrific map headed: "GRANT'S GREAT CAMPAIGN---THE APPROACHES TO RICHMOND. Map Of The Cou... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2016 13:56

$84.00
144153

1865 Civil War Newspaper ROBERT E. LEE'S REBEL ARMY - Wilmington NC Fort Fisher


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391454113669

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 24, 1865 * Last few months of the Civil War * Robert E. Lee's army dwindling * Second Battle of Fort Fisher Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "The Enemy in Font of It on the 18th" "Preparations for an Advance Movement: "THE SOUTH" "Reorganization of the Rebel Army" "Lee's Army the Confederacy's Only Hope" and much more. Eight pages, several creases, good condition.

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Ends June 09, 2016 15:23

$29.00
143213

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371598798632

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 amo... See More  

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Ends May 12, 2016 15:16

$578.00
143211

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA General Ulysses S. Grant QUOTE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371598797197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania - Virginia * General Robert E. Lee * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's famous quote The front page has nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Gen. Grant Says the Result is So Far Much in Our Favor" "Heavy Fighting on Wednesday" "Lee Sends In a Flag of Truce" "Gen. Grant Refuses An Armistice" "Grant Pushing on to Find Them" "Our Cavalry in Lee's Rear" and yet another of the heads is one of the more famous utterances of the Civil War, as he expressed his frustration in the progress of wearing down Robert E. Lee in the battle of the Wilderness: "He Will 'Fight it Out if it Takes All Summer." (see). This famous quo... See More  

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Ends May 12, 2016 15:13

$88.00
138493

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391324370539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 28, 1862 * Very rare title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "Capture by Gen. Buell of Important Papers Relating to the Confederate Plan of Campaign in the West" "Gen. Beauregard to General Bragg" is a lengthy letter signed by him in type: G.T. Beauregard, plus another letter signed by Beauregard as well (see); General Lee's Army" "From the Army of the Potomac" "Latest From New Orleans" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 18... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2015 14:33

$158.00
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