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178223

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg Virginia Victory Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915325860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill ends in victory * Strasburg, Shenandoah co., Virginia * General Philip H. Sheridan Front page column heads include: "THE SHENANDOAH" "Pursuit of Early up the Valley" "Rebels Make a Stand Beyond Strasburgh" "They Hold An Entrenched Hill" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The News of the Victory in the Shenandoah" "Southern News" "Rebel Views of Grant, Sherman and McClellan" "The Military Situation in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:12

$32.00
178160

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury Civil War William T. Sherman 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372912770892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 3, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman's march to the sea Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Progress of the Fighting in Virginia" "Gov. Brown's Reply to Gen. Sherman's Message" "General Hardee Transferred to Charleston" "Letter From Richmond" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads including at least one for a runaway slave. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, bit of paper weakness affects very little, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first ... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2020 15:09

$64.00
177933

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Captured William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896475927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865 * Columbia SC South Carolina * General William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From South Carolina" "The Evacuation of Charleston" "Dahlgren Moving on the City" "The Occupation of Columbia" "Sherman's & Beauregard's Movements" "Late Rebel News" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:09

$33.00
177905

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Slaves Emancipated in Washington D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392610364093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on the back page: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "The Abolition of Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Bill for that Purpose Signed by the President" with the full text of the document included, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. Page 4 has a nice editorial on this: "End of Slavery in the District of Columbia" plus considerable pg. 2 reporting under: "The President's Policy" "Howe To Solve the Slavery Question". ... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2020 15:16

$115.00
178312

Lydia BIXBY LETTER 5 Sons Killed ? Abraham Lincoln Ltr. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917969429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Lydia Bixby letter - controversy ? * 5 sons killed in Civil War The top of page 4 has the most significant content with the famous letter from Abraham Lincoln to Lydia Bixby, who recently lost here 6th son in the Civil War (see). This is considered by many to be one of the finest works of writing by Lincoln, along with his Gettysburg Address (see hyperlink for more). The front page has: "OUR PRISONERS" "Their Release Fro Captivity" "Thrilling Account of Their Sufferings" "Horrible Barbarities of The Rebels" "The Terrible Camp at Andersonville" with more (see). The back page has: "Sherman's March" "Capture of Macon & Milledgeville" with more on Sherman, p... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 14:05

$124.99
177783

Rare CONFEDERATE Sherman's March to the Sea at SAVANNAH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889086786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 19, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * General William T. Sherman * Sherman's March to the Sea * Capture of Savannah close Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has an editorial beginning: "The accounts from Nashville are the statements of the enemy, & must be received with much caution. It is probable that the real facts are somewhat coloured..." with much more. Also: "Latest News From the North" "The Virginia Legislature" "The St. Albans Raiders--Attempt to Re-Arrest them--Important Order from General Dix" and various reports from the: "Confederate Congress". The back page has "The Yankee Congress... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:34

$87.00
177769

BATTLE OF SPOTTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605040738

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory * Resaca Georgia Ga - William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Victorious March of the Army of the Potomac" "The South Anna River Reached by Our Troops" "One Thousand More Prisoners Captured" "Sheridan's Expedition" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:23

$28.00
177765

CONFEDERATES FAILING Civil War Nearing the End Ulysses S. Grant 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889079319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 23, 1865 * Nearing the end of the American Civil War * Ulysses S. Grant & William T. Sherman * Quarrel between Jefferson Davis and His Congress Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "Johnston Flying from the Combined Armies" "Raleigh Said to be Evacuated" "Rebels Reported Falling Back to Hillsboro" "Goldsboro Formally Occupied..." "GRANT" "Sounds of Army Trains Moving Within the Enemy's Lines" and much more. Page 5 has: "A DIVIDED SOUTH" "Quarrel Between Jeff. Davis and His Congress" "An Irrepressible Conflict Between the Legislative & Executive Departments of the Bogus Confederacy" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:20

$31.00
178240

BATTLE OF BENTONVILLE North Carolina William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372916160495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 24, 1865 * Battle of Bentonville NC * William T. Sherman * Last days of the Civil War The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "FIELD OF OPERATIONS IN NORTH CAROLINA." The balance of the front page is taken up with Civil War reports with heads including: "Another Rebel 'Victory ! ' " "A Engagement Between Sherman & Johnston" "Our Troops Forced Back at Bentonville on Sunday" "The Rebels Capture 'Tree' Guns" "From New Orleans" "From North Carolina" "Wilmington" "Grand Rally For The Union" "The War condemned" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2020 07:58

$59.99
176920

CITY POINT VA Barge Explosion William T. Sherman at ATLANTA 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1864 * City Point, Virginia barge explosion * General William T. Sherman reaches Atlanta Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT" "Appalling Calamity at City Point" "Details of the Fearful Explosion on Board an Ordnance Barge" "Stanton's War Bulletin" "The Capture of Mobile Reported by Rebel Deserters" "Sherman Knocking Atlanta with Shells" "Sheridan" and much more including inside page reports. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:25

$31.00
176919

BATTLE OF MOOREFIELD West Virginia WV Civil War Cavalry Fight 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546792714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1864 * Battle of Moorefield, West Virginia * Last Confederate invasion of the North Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE INVASION" "Defeat of the Rebels Near Morefield by General Averill" "Official Reports of the Victory at New Creek" "Retreat of the Rebels from Maryland" "GRANT" "The Explosion of the Rebel Mine & Charge of the Enemy" "SHERMAN" "The Reported Capture of General Stoneman Confirmed" "Attack of Farragut's Fleet on the Defences of Mobile" "Brilliant Naval Engagement" and much more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, a crease near the center, light toning.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$28.00
176918

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 9, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Sherman Marching on Branchville, South Carolina" " Bragg Asking the Prayers of All Christians for Himself & His Army" "Opposition to Jeff. Davis' Proposed Suspension of Habeas Corpus" "The Union Feeling In Savannah" "Overflow of Joy at the Reappearance of the Old Flag" and much more. Eight pages, small piece from an upper corner affect no text, binding slits at the spine, good condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$30.00
176917

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849579719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's funeral * Closing events of the Civil War A wealth of fine column heads on both the end of the Civil War and Lincoln's funeral, etc., including the front page: "SHERMAN" "The Conference With Johnston" "General Sherman Aware of the Assassination of Mr. Lincoln Before the Conclusion of the Conference" "Johnston Originally Proposed to Surrender on the Terms Allowed Lee" "Richmond" "The Rebels In Canada" and more. Page 4 has: "The Funeral" "Impressive & Solemn Proceedings" "The Assassins--Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth" and more. Eight pages, irregular at the blank spine, small rubbing hole near the center of the front leaf, otherwise good.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$48.00
176359

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Harbor Monitors 1865 Richmond VA Virginia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822550118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 19, 1865 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News" with various reports on the Civil War, with subheads: "The Fall of Fort Fisher" "Movements in South Carolina" and "Rumoured Changes in the Army & Cabinet". Also on the ftpg. is a letter from Fortress Monroe which begins: "One has an extraordinary opportunity here of testing the results of the Yankee dogma of negro emancipation & equality..." with much more. The back page has a lengthy editorial which begins: "One may not unreasonably begin to hope that the country will hear no more about Confederate movements or overtures, or commi... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:21

$79.00
175556

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Funeral at Philadelphia Civil War Ending SHERMAN 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372786108306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 24, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln funeral journey * Civil War cleanup in the South * Sherman's victory march All columns on all pages are black-bordered for the death & funeral of Abraham Lincoln. Among the front page column heads are: "SHERMAN" "Negotiations With Johnston" "A Suspension of Hostilities..." "Immediate Resumption of Hostilities Ordered!" "The Way Opened for Davis's Escape" "His Large Booty" "MOBILE" "THE FUNERAL PAGEANT" "From Harrisburg to Philadelphia" "Scenes & Incidents on the Route" "Great Outpouring of the People" "Extensive Preparations" "Obsequies in the City" and more inside. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends October 27, 2019 08:52

$60.00
175012

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Viewing Obsequies 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392401625244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral - Obsequies in Philadelphia * Hunt for John Wilkes Booth All columns on all eight pages are black-bordered for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Over half of the front page first column is taken up with heads including: "THE FUNERAL" "The Lying in State in Independence Hall, Philadelphia" "Scenes There Yesterday" "Immense Crowds of People Throughout the Day" "Several Women Faint & One Reported Killed" "The Lying in State at the City Hall" "Our Last Sad Rites" with more. Included within the lengthy text is a crude diagram of the funeral process showing the position of the "funeral car". Fine content inside as well including: "Sherman" "T... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2019 15:22

$139.00
174974

ABRAHAM LINCOLN More Troops Proclamation Army & Navy CIVIL WAR 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392399898845

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, July 23, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * More Civil War troops needed 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. The ftpg. has: "The Campaign In Virginia" "At Petersburg" "Sherman's Operations". Inside has: "The Monitor Iron-Clads" "The Fate of the Alabama" "A Southern View of the Cavalry Raids" and so much more. Also included is: "By the President of the United States of America -- A Proclamation" calling for more troops, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Complete in 16 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:09

$37.00
174972

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination & Southern Citizens Desire for it 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749395530

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, April 29, 1865 * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination - death * Bizarre Southern desire for his death prior Certainly the most notable content is on page 4 with column heads: "The President's Remains" "A Proclamation" signed in type by President Andrew Johnson calling for a day of respect for Abraham Lincoln; "Southern views & Feeling" "Negro Suffrage" "Lee's Surrender" which has much detail and takes over a full column; "Sherman's Announcement". An intriguing item is headed: "The Assassinations Proposed" which cites a report in a Selma, Alabama newspaper: "...If the citizens of the Southern Confederacy will furnish me with the cash, or good securities for the sum of one million dollars... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:07

$58.00
174967

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Call for Troops Proclamation 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749394148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Dec. 31, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation * Call for more Civil War troops Page 4 has close to half a column taken up with: "A Proclamation - Call For 300,000 Men" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Page 54 begins with: "General Sherman" which begins: "On Thursday Dec. 22, our forces under Gen. Sherman occupied Savannah, captured 150 heavy guns, 800 prisoners...Gen. Hardee, anticipating the contemplated assault, escaped with the main body of his infantry..." with more on the capture of Savannah. Other reports including: "Capture of Fort McAllister" "The March of Gen. Davidson" "President Lincoln" "and much more on the Civil War. Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, some fo... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:04

$37.00
174533

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh North Carolina CIVIL WAR Savannah Georgia1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369844142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Jan. 13, 1865 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end 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 front page includes: "Local And State News" with one item noting: "Negro Shot" with details. The back page has much reporting on the war with: "Sherman's Campaign" "Common Sense" "War News--Sherman" "Hood's Army" "Gen. Joseph E. Johnson" "Raiders In Mississippi" "Cheering Worlds" "Face The Difficulty" "The Army Opposed to the Arming and Freeing of Slaves" "A Republic To Let!... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:18

$167.00
174187

Act of Confederacy Congress for Military Organization 1864 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352569541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 4, 1864 * Confederate Act of Congress * Organizing a rebel military A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "The Enemy Around Richmond--Butler's Advance Up the Peninsula" which takes over a column; "City Intelligence" "Blockade Runner Blocked" "From the Rapid Ann--From Charleston--Sherman's Command" and other smaller items as well as many advertisements. The back page has over 2 columns taken up with: "An Act To Organize Forces To Serve During the War" for the Confederacy (see for beginning). Also a lengthy editorial relating to the war, and "Address of Governor Vance" "Funding Confederate Notes" "General Sco... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:59

$88.00
174089

GEORGIA Dalton GA William T. Sherman MAP & Spotsylvania 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392335893412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 25, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Battle of Resaca - Dalton GA Georgia * General William T. Sherman The top of the front page features a column-wide map headed: "Scene Of Sherman's Operations" from Calhoun to north of Ringgold. Great column Civil War heads include: "From Sherman's Army" "Great Victory In Georgia" "Dalton In Our Possession" "The Advance on Resaca" "Splendid Pluck of His Troops" "Johnston Leaves In the Night" "The Great Contest" "Grant's Flank Movement" "Furious Rebel Attack" "Lee Hurrying Toward Richmond" and so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:49

$42.00
173934

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Civil War Ending 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372702253247

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 24, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train arrives in New York * Closing events of the Civil War All 8 pages have black mourning rules for the death of Abraham Lincoln. The first column of the ftpg. has heads on the closing events of the Civil War: "HIGHLY IMPORTANT" "Negotiations Pending Between Gens. Sherman and Johnston" "A Basis of Peace Proposed" "Gen. Grant Goes to Assume Command in Front of Johnston" "Sherman's Report os His March Through the Carolinas" and much more on this. Pages 4 & 5 have reports on the Lincoln funeral with: "THE OBSEQUIES" "Preparations for the Reception of the Remains of the President" "The Body to Reach the City this Morning" "How the Metropol... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2019 15:07

$118.00
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
173119

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of the recently assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. The ftpg. includes: "THE ASSASSINATION" "The Reporters Not Allowed at the Trial" "The Counsel Engaged" "Portions of the Evidence to be Published" "The Prisoners Closely Guarded" "Appearance of the Prison". One of the subheads is: "Mrs. Surratt Contrite" (see). Also much on the closing events of the Civil War including: "From Gen. Sherman's Army--Grand Triumphal March through Petersburg, Va..." "From North Carolina" "Nine Thousand Stand of Arms Received from Johnston...". Inside ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$58.00
171917

Rare SAVANNAH Yankee Occupation Post Confederate FALL 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639153558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAVANNAH REPUBLICAN, Georgia, Jan. 4, 1865 * Very rare Yankee occupation title * Soon after William T. Sherman's capture This is a fascinating and very rare newspaper--just the 6th issue of this title printed--from just 2 weeks after the Confederates abandoned the city. Half of the first column is taken up with a letter: "To Our Army & Navy Patrons!" which is an appeal by the publisher to support the paper, and what it takes for the: "...maintenance of a permanent, unconditional, loyal newspaper in the city of Savannah..." (see). Also on the ftpg: "An Important Military Letter from Gen. Sherman" "The Battle of Pittsburgh Landing" "Vindication of General Grant--Letter from Major General William T. Sherman" which is a ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:01

$520.00
171526

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina Final Months CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372626552411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Jan. 25, 1865 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end 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 front page includes: "Local and States News - Suffering In Wilmington"; a listing of all names of the: "North Carolina Legislature, Session 1864" & other items. The back page has: "War News - From Wilmington" "Yankee Deserters" "Particulars of The Fall of Fort Fisher" "Hood's Tennessee Campaign" "The Trans-Mississippi Army" and various other war-related items. There is also ... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2019 12:53

$176.00
171279

FIRST BATTLE OF FORT FISHER Wilmington NC David Porter Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372619424511

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 4, 1865 * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Admiral David Dixon Porter Pages 4 and 5 have one column heads on the Civil War including: "RICHMOND" "The Bulkhead of the Dutch Canal Exploded" "Attack of the Rebels on Orr Picket Lines" "WILMINGTON" "Rebel Accounts of the Operations" "The Peace Rumors Exploded" and more. The back page has: "SHERMAN" "Rebel Account of the Fall of Fort McAllister and Savannah" Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 04, 2019 16:43

$26.00
171101

BATTLE OF GREENBRIER RIVER Camp Bartow West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392249509688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, October 5, 1861 * Battle of Greenbrier River - West Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Defeat of Lee's Rebel Forces at Greenbrier by Gen. Reynolds" "Decisive Battle Near Lexington" "Evacuation of Lexington by the Rebels" "Gen. Sherman Appointed to the Department of Kentucky" "Lexington Evacuated by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 29, 2019 16:05

$32.00
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
170150

BRANDON MS Mississippi Gen. William T. Sherman Victory 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392220633155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 22, 1864 * War in Germany map * American Civil War reports The front page has a map of a portion of Europe headed: "The War In Schleswig-Holstein. The Territorial Points Assaulted by the Germans" with related text. Also on the ftpg: "Reported Decisive Battle Near Brandon, Miss." "Victory of General Sherman's Forces Over Polk's Rebel Army" "Roddy's Rebels Driven Back from the Tennessee River" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:51

$28.00
170072

CONFEDERATE Battle of Coosawhatchie SC GENERAL SHERMAN Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372571007172

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Dec. 17, 1864 * Battle of Coosawhatchie SC South Carolina * William T. Sherman's march to the sea in progress * In a Confederate title from the rebel capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, and from late in the war when hope was beginning to fade for the Confederacy. The front page begins with a lengthy editorial which comments on several aspects of the war (see for portions). Also reporting from the "Confederate States Congress" and "The Virginia Legislature" plus: "Latest News From the North--Latest From Sherman" & other items. The back page has: "From Sherman's Army--Operations Along the South Carolina Coast--Battle of Coosawatchie--Latest From Sherman" "... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:29

$88.00
169981

2ND BATTLE OF PETERSBURG & Battle of Marietta Georgia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372568890980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 17, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg * General Ulysses S. Grant * Battle of Marietta, Georgia * General William T. Sherman Among the great many column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM GEN. SHERMAN" "Eight Days of Battle" "Gallant Fighting of the Union Army" "Johnston Fallen Back to the Chattahoochee" "Sherman Now Holds a Most Advantageous Position" "LATE REBEL NEWS" "Junction of Crook, Averill, and Hunter" "Sherman Will Not Risk a General Engagement" "Grant's Movements a Puzzle" "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Our Army Marching South" and so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2019 15:46

$30.00
169650

Battle of TOTOPOTOMOY CREEK 1864 Civil War Newspaper - Dallas Georgia GA Sherman


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206328868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1864 * Totopotomoy Creek * Dallas, Georgia Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT'S ARMY" "Our Forces All South of the Pamunky" "A Severe Cavalry Fight on Saturday" "The Enemy Driven Back With Loss" "Further News from General Sherman" "A Fight On Saturday Near Dallas" and more. Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:36

$27.00
169207

1st BATTLE OF REAM'S STATION Wilson-Kautz Virginia Raid 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192964784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1864 * First battle of Ream's Station * Wilson-Kautz cavalry raid Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Latest News from Before Petersburgh" "Return of Gen. Wilson's Cavalry Expedition" "Concentration of Rebel Cavalry to Cut Off Wilson" "He Gives Battle & Sends for Infantry Support" "Gen. Sherman's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:44

$28.00
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
167791

CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina FALL OF SAVANNAH Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392155087775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, December 28, 1864 * Fall of Savannah GA Georgia * General William T. Sherman * 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 front page includes: "From Wilmington--Attack of the Enemy" "From Richmond" which includes two dispatches reporting on battles, each signed in type: R. E. Lee. One of Lee's dispatches ends with: "...Our troops are bearing fatigue and exposure with great cheerfulness. The damage to the works can soon be repaired. Many bridges & d... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:41

$335.00
165412

BATTLE OF FORT STEDMAN Wm. T. Sherman Final Days of the Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1865 * Battle of Fort Stedman * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant * William T. Sherman Front page column heads on the Civil War include: "SHERMAN" "Official Despatch from General Schofield" "Occupation of Goldsboro by His Troops on Tuesday" "Slight Opposition Only from the Rebels" "Sherman's Left Engaged in the Bentonville Fight" "Junction of Terry's Forces with Schofield's" "Everything Working According to Sherman's Plans" & in another column: "GRANT" "Brilliant Affair in Front of Petersburg" "Rebel Attack on the Lines of the Ninth Corps" Fort Steadman Captured" "An Attack on Ft. Haskell Repulsed with Great Loss to the Enemy" "The Captured Fort & Cannon Retaken" 2700 Rebels... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:30

$29.00
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
165162

CONFEDERATES Falling Apart END NEARS William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084207743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 15, 1865 * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "The Army at Laurel Hill, N.C." "The Troops All Well & Doing Finely" "Interview Between Jeff. Davis and Joe Johnston" "Weakness of Johnston's Army" "Gen. Lee Unable to Spare any Troops for the Carolinas" "RICHMOND" "Great Panic In the City" "Preparations Making for an Evacuation" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:10

$32.00
164594

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1864 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335606119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 16, 1864 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "The War News--Division of Sherman's Forces" "The Yankees in King & Queen--The Enemy We Are Fighting" "The History of the Military Operations of the Past Year in Mississippi & East Louisiana" which includes a very lengthy & detailed report of General Johnston, signed in type: J. E. Johnston, General. The back page includes; "Later From the North--The Spring Campaign--The Grand Object to be the Capture of Richmond--The Armies to be Concentrating Against It..." "A Negro Accidentally Shot" and other war-related items. ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:32

$88.00
164564

SECOND BATTLE OF DALTON Georgia & Deep Bottom Virginia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335075836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 18, 1864 * Second Battle of Dalton - Georgia * Second Battle of Deep Bottom Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GENERAL GRANT'S ARMY" "Late Movement of General Hancock" "General Sherman's Army" "Demand by Wheeler for the Surrender of Dalton, Ga." "A Battle Expected" "Gen. Logan's Official Report of the Battles of July 27 and 28" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:36

$29.00
164563

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Defeated in the South ? Civil War Nears End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064619925

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 4, 1865 * General William T. Sherman Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAROLINAS" "Wild Rebel Reports Concerning Gen. Sherman" "Reported Union Defeat & Capture of the General & Staff" "Goldsboro & Kinston to be Fortified" "THE SOUTH" "Suspicious Rumors Circulating in Richmond" "Speculation on the Attempt to Cut Off Lee's Retreat" "Heavy Reinforcements for General Grant's Army" and much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:35

$31.00
164562

General WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Controls the Southern States 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335074635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, Jan. 13, 1865 * General William T. Sherman rules the South Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SAVANNAH" "Gen. Sherman Sends the 17th Corps to Beaufort" "The Advance On Grahamville" "Rebel Speculations as to Sherman's Future Movements" "Our Troops Advancing Into Southwester Georgia" "Life In Savannah" "Splendid Condition of the City Under Gen. Sherman's Rule" "Gen. Butler's Removal" "The Change Made at the Express Request of Gen. Grant" "PEACE" "Reported Request by Rebel Congressmen to Be Allowed to Come North" and much more. Eight pages, excellent condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:34

$39.00
164326

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN'S ARMY South Carolina Invasion Civil War MAP 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056327574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 12, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * South Carolina invasion The ftpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "SHERMAN'S NEW MOVEMENT. The Advance of Our Army at New River--Charleston & Branchville Threatened." Among the many ftpg. one column heads are: "SHERMAN" "South Carolina Invaded" "Rebels Burn & Abandon New River Bridge" "Sherman's Advance Near Grahamsville" "RICHMOND" "Gen. Butler's Farewell Address to the Army of the James" signed by him: Benj. F. Butler; "THOMAS" "The Escape of Hood" "Tennessee Free From Rebels" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Civil War news on the inside pages as well.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:28

$49.00
163984

JACKSONVILLE Florida - Beaufort NC & Humansville MO 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046811091

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 31, 1862 * Jacksonville, Florida captured * Beaufort, North Carolina * Humansville, Missouri skirmish This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "News From Gen. Sherman's Division" "Particulars of the Capture of Jacksonville, Fla." "The Town Set on Fire by the Retreating Rebels" "General Burnside in Possession of Beaufort, N.C." "The War In The Southwest" "Defeat of the Rebels in Polk County, Missouri" 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:13

$37.00
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
162704

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the CONSPIRATORS Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372267799240

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, June 23, 1865 * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators - assassins * John Wilkes Booth & Jefferson Davis The ftpg. has an article: "The Conspiracy--An Interview Between Booth & Davis" with details of the meeting, beginning: "Booth commenced by saying that a plan was formed by parties in the Northern States & Canada, friends of the Confederacy, to capture or to assassinate Mr. Lincoln..." with more fascinating text (see). Top of the ftpg. has: "The Trial of the Assassins" which takes nearly a full column, and half of pg. 3 is taken up with: "GEN. SHERMAN" "His Official Report" "From Atlanta to Savannah" "A Valuable Contribution to the ... See More  

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Ends May 03, 2018 14:36

$63.00
162630

NEW YORK CITY Fire Plot & William T. Sherman's March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263711124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 27, 1864 * Plot to burn New York City * Sherman's march to the sea * Milledgeville, Georgia Among the ftpg. first column heads are; "ATTEMPT TO BURN THE CITY" "Discovery of a Vast Rebel Conspiracy" "Prompt Frustration of the Scheme" "Great Panic at Barnum's Museum" "Arrest of Four of the Principals" "One of Morgan's Guerillas Implicated" and more. The bkpg. features a nice Civil War map headed: "HOOD'S OPERATIONS. Scene of Hood's Movements---is Route to Pulaski & Columbia" plus related reports. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 29, 2018 10:36

$35.00
162403

Rare CONFEDERATE Camden SC SHERMAN'S March to the Sea 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372255450706

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CAMDEN DAILY JOURNAL, South Carolina, August 4, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * William T. Sherman * March to the sea is stopped? A nice and quite rare title from late in the Confederacy. The front page has various news items concerning the war including: "The news of the defeat & capture of the most famous of all the Yankee raiders comes in like a welcome gleam of sunshine upon what was fast growing to be a very dark picture...But the scene has changed. The army of Tennessee, after inflicting another terrible chastisement upon the foe, still stands like a wall of fire around Atlanta, & Sherman, baffled & disappointed, is as far as ever from the mastery of the 'doomed city'..." with mo... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2018 14:50

$425.00
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