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177471

JAMES STRANG Beaver Island Lake Michigan MORMONS Church Kingdom 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372874801799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 5, 1853 * Mormons - Mormonism * James Strang - Strangite Church * Beaver Island (Lake Michigan) About 40% of page 5 is taken up with a very historic article headed: "The Beaver Island Mormons". As a bit of background, In the 1850's Beaver Island, Michigan, was home to a unique American religious colony under the self-appointed "King Strang", leader of the Strangite Mormon Church. The island's association with Mormonism began with the death of Joseph Smith. Most Latter Day Saints considered Brigham Young to be Smith's successor, but many others followed James J. Strang. Strang founded the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Strangite), claiming it to be the sole legitimate continuatio... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2020 10:13

$110.00
177308

Early BASEBALL Post Civil War Termed "NATIONAL GAME" of America 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, from New York, dated August 15, 1865 * Post Civil War baseball The back page of this issue has an article: "The Field" "Base Ball--Grand Championship Match" which has a detailed summary about a match between the Atlantic and Mutual clubs at the Capitoline Ball Ground, in Brooklyn. This also describes the scene with much talk about the crowd estimated at about 20,000. The summary also acknowledges that: "...Baseball is decidedly the National game of America..." and mentions that: "...the ladies platform [was] crowded with elegantly dressed ladies...". This also has details about the game and a box score. This is complete in 8 pages, nice condition save for a small stain on the ftpg.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$52.00
177307

SUSAN B. ANTHONY National Woman's Suffrage Constitution Meeting 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840370

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 16, 1874 * Early Women's suffrage meeting * Susan B. Anthony Page 5 has an article headed: "WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE" "Last Day Of The Convention" "...Miss Anthony's Plea For The Cause" Text takes up a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$32.00
177228

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Early Baseball 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864489341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1865 * Andersonville prison * Henry Wirz trial * Early baseball The front page has: "ANDERSONVILLE. The Wirz Trial Yesterday" and more. Page 5 has a rare report of a baseball game on the White House lawn, under: "The Field--Base Ball" which begins: "The base ball tournament was continued today in the rear of the Presidential Mansion..." with much commentary on the fine fielding of each club, including: "...O'Brien never fielded better than in this game He took every ball that came to him and made some excellent fly-catches...". Included is the box score. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:28

$48.00
176997

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Richard III Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549074383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 26, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting The bottom of the front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "Last Night, but three of the engagement the young American Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, who will...for this night only...character of Richard III..." with just a bit more (see). It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would be... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:04

$65.00
176992

DRED SCOTT Famous Enslaved Afrcian American Black DEATH & Slavers 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851065886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 21, 1858 * Dred Scott death * Famed Slave * Slavers - ships Page 4 contains a very brief, yet significant, report headed: "Death of Dred Scot" with the actual text not much longer, reading: "Dred Scott died in this city on Friday night last." with a dateline of St. Louis, Sept. 20, 1858. In the same column on this page is "Later From Santa Fe" "The Slaver Echo--Yellow Fever" and "The Case of the Slave Brig Putnam". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:57

$59.00
176990

CONFEDERATE STATES Siege of Corinth MS Mississippi MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851065254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 31, 1862 * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi * Confederate states map Most of of the front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map titled: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN THE SOUTH-WEST" with some column heads including: "The Capture of Corinth" "Another Rebel 'Skedaddle' " "Gen. Nelson in the Enemy's Camp" "Retreat of the Rebels to Okolona" "General Banks's Retreat" "The Battle At Winchester" & more. Also, the back page has a diagram headed: "The Attack of General Banks" with various details of the Winchester vicinity. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, spotted foxing, minimal fold & edge wear, good condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:56

$50.00
176915

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia MAP 1862 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546789902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original map The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The Battle Of Seven Pines" showing much detail. Front page column heads include: "The Battle of the Seven Pines" "Bloody Check Sustained by the Union Advance" "The Causes of Our Defeat" "Fremont's Pursuit of Jackson" "An Engagement Beyond Strasburg" "Highly Important From Corinth" "Beauregard's Army Dispersed" "Pope 30 Miles Below Corinth" "Beauregard Tells His Men to Save Themselves" and more. Eight pages, never bound or trimmed, minor wear at the central fold, minor margin wear.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:23

$45.00
176878

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania VA 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.". This famous quote--in its more complete form--i... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:07

$84.00
177418

MORMONS Mormonism Salt Lake City Utah w/ Brigham Young Letter 1858 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392584128912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 14, 1858 * Lengthy reports on the Mormons * Brigham Young letter Page 6 has some nice Mormon content with an article: "Later From Utah" mostly taken up with a letter datelined "Great Salt Lake City". It discusses a visit to the penitentiary there as well as meeting Lorenzo Young, Brigham's youngest brother, and much more. This takes over 1 1/2 columns & is followed by: "A Letter From Brigham Young" signed by him in type: Brigham Young. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 09:21

$57.99
176847

BATTLE OF THE BIG HOLE River Montana Nez Perce Indians U.S. Army 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847215841

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 14, 1877 * Battle of the Big Hole - Montana * Nez Perce Indians - Native American * Chief Joseph - Looking Glass The top of the front page has an article headed: "THE INDIAN WARS" with smaller subheads. (see) Complete in 8 pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$34.00
177389

PORT HUDSON Louisiana Civil Wat MAP & Battle of Kelly's Ford VA 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372872515371

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 20, 1863 * Port Hudson, Louisiana map * Battle of Kelly's Ford - Virginia The front page is dominated by a nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "REBEL DEFENSES AT PORT HUDSON". Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "Late Rebel News" "Averill's Cavalry Expedition" "Rosecrans on the War Patch" "Closing In Around Charleston" "Reported Attack on Helena" The Cavalry Fight at Kelly's Ford" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 13:21

$44.99
176679

KKK Ku Klux Klan United States U.S. Congress Investigation 1872 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392534350777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1872 * KKK - Ku Klux Klan investigation * United States Congress Page 5 has 1 1/2 columns of detailed reporting on the KKK, headed: "THE KU-KLUX" "Report of the Joint Committee of Congress". This was the first formal and in-depth federal investigation of this white supremacist society which sought to deprive former slaves of the rights & freedoms promised by Reconstruction. Subheads include: "Origin of the Ku-Klux" "Condition of the [Blacks]" "How to Keep the [Blacks] in the Republican Party" "Only Partial Success In Suppressing the Ku-Klux" "Amnesty Recommended" The Existence of the Ku-Klux Organization Practically Denied". A very notable issue. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends December 13, 2019 07:20

$56.00
176487

BRODERICK-TERRY DUEL Lake Merced California over SLAVERY Question 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 11, 1859 * Broderick-Terry duel * David C. & David S. * Last notable American duel Page 4 has an article headed: "The Duel Between Broderick and Terry" (see). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:57

$42.00
176443

COUSHATTA MASSACRE Red River Parish LA Louisiana WHITE LEAGUE 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828643820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, September 4, 1874 * Coushatta massacre * Red River Parish, Louisiana * White League attack The front page has one column headings: "THE SOUTHERN OUTRAGES", "The Louisiana Massacre" "Gov. Kellogg Issues A Proclamation Offering $5,000 Reward For The Capture Of Each Person...." Coverage on the Coushatta Massacre in Red river Parish, Louisiana. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, minor creasing along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$34.00
176358

P.A. COTTON Rebel Ironclad Gunboat Destroyed on the Bayou Teche 1863 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822549449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1863 * General Godfrey Weitzel expedition * Rebel ironclad gunboat P.A.Cotton Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Engagement in the Bayou Teche" 'A Rebel Ironclad Blown to Atoms' "The Rebels Completely Flanked' 'Gen. Grover at Baton Rouge" "Rebel Rumors of Union Disasters" "Speech of Gen. Hamilton" & much more inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:21

$28.00
176264

Inventor Charles F. Brush - Early ELECTRIC LIGHT Patent Sold 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392505008781

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 30, 1879 * Charles F. Brush * Early electric light * Patent sold Horace Greeley may not have been a fan of Thomas Edison as almost nothing is published in this title about the electric light inventory. However at the same time most other newspapers were reporting the invention the Tribune did not, but instead had on the ftpg: "The Brush Electric Light" noting in part: "...The Brush electric light is the only one which has been brought into practical & valuable use in this country. Mr. Brush is said to be the leading electrician of the country now..." with more. Eight pages, evening toning, good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:20

$37.00
176261

(4) FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR French France German Napoleon III ENDS 1871 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392505008262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 2, 3, 4, 6, 1871 * Franco-Prussian War ends * Siege of Paris, France A lot of 4 issues each with front page content on the end of the Franco-Prussian War. The March 2 issue has a lengthy article headed: "THE WAR ENDED" "The Treaty of Peace Ratified by the French Assembly" and further on: "Paris Before the Occupation" with more. Much reporting in the other 3 issues as well. The capture of Paris by Prussian forces led to the French defeat in the Franco-Prussian War and the establishment of the German Empire.Napoleon III had declared war on Prussia convinced that his army was invincible. The Prussian Prime Minister Otto van Bismarck saw the fight with France as a way to bring unity to Bavaria... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:19

$49.00
176260

REPUBLICAN PARTY IS BORN w/ John C. Fremont President Nomination 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820040967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 19, 1856 * Republican Party is formed * John C. Fremont nomination * 1st nominated for United States president A very historic issue for the Republican party as it reports their first Presidential nominee, John Fremont. The newly created political party held the prohibition of slavery as the principal issue of their platform. The top of page 4 has a nice print of: "Col. John Charles Fremont" with the following text, taking a full column then carrying over to taking the entirety of page 5, is headed: "THE PEOPLES' CONVENTION" "The Platform" "Col. J. C. Fremont Nominated for President". Of significance is the full text of "The Platform" of the party. Complete in 8 pages, several creases to... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:19

$185.00
176259

CONFEDERATE CSS Queen of the West Capture USS INDIANOLA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392505007818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 3, 1863 Among the front page column heads are: "Another Naval Disaster" "Capture of the U.S. Gunboat Indianola by the Rebels" "Capture & Burning of the Ship Jacob Bell by the Florida" "Running the Wilmington, N.C., Blockade" "Resignation of General Sigel" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:18

$29.00
176258

SIEGE OF VICKSBURG Campaign American Civil War Union Victory 1863 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820040501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 2, 1863 Among the front page column heads are: "The Attack On Vicksburg" "Opening the Way to the Rear" "Skirmish & Defeat of the Rebels" "Notice to Deserters from the Potomac Army" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:18

$29.00
175631

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392456151753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 6, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War * Great reporting - one of the best to be had A terrific issue reporting the result of the very historic Battle of Gettysburg, with nearly two-thirds of the front pages first column taken up with related heads, atop of which is a nice patriotic emblem. They include: "THE GREAT VICTORY" "The Rebel Army Totally Defeated" "Its Remains Driven Into the Mountains" "It is There Surrounded and Hemmed In" "Its Retreat Across the Potomac River Cut Off" "20,000 Prisoners Captured" "The Rebel General Longstreet Killed" "Details of the Three Days' Fighting" "The Most Terrific Combat on Record" and even more. The entire fro... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2019 14:48

$765.00
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
175543

SAVANNAH GA Georgia Fort Pulaski & Jackson Civil War MAP 1862 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392449613591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 3, 1862 * Savannah, Georgia map * Fort Pulaski Among the column heads on the Civil War on inside pages are: "The War For The Union" "The Deportation of Slaves" "The Operations Near Savannah" "Official Report of Flag Officer Dupont" "The Rebels Utterly Demoralized" "Weak Stand by Ashby's Forces". Page 6 has a map at the top headed: "Situation Of Savannah And Its Defenses" with related column heads: "Probable Fall of Savannah" "Evacuation of Fort Thunderbolt" & much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, several folds, some dirtiness at folds.

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Ends October 27, 2019 08:45

$34.00
175345

Evangelist DWIGHT L. MOODY Bible Spiritual Hippodrome Sermon 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775134065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 10, 1876 * Evangelist Dwight L. Moody's sermon * Preaches at P.T. Barnum's Hippodrome * Ira D. Sankey The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "Progress Of Revival Work" "The Evangelists' Third Day" "Mr. Moody Inflaming Christian Zeal--..." and more. Text takes up 1 full column on the front page and about 2 1/2 columns on page 5. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:55

$34.00
174978

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry WV Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392399900125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 24, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia Fully half of page 6 is taken up with much detail on the John Brown raid on Harper's Ferry, with column heads: "John Brown's Invasion" and subheads: "The Army" "The Prisoners" "A Seditious Sign" "John Brown in Prison, to His Old Schoolmaster--His Views of Death & Religious Hopes..." which is a lengthy letter signed by him: John Brown. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:11

$37.00
174851

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Cavalry Greenback Raid Virginia1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742759133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 15, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Early report on the Greenback Raid Although there is much Civil War reporting on the front page perhaps the most significant a brief item near the bottom of the back, headed: "Guerrillas at Work Again on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" which reads: "A party of guerrillas captured the westward bound train on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad last night, robbed the passengers and burned the cars. No other particulars have been received." This is a very early report & consequently has few details. It is following by another headed: "Guerrillas in Maryland" mentioning that: "A small body of Moseby's guerrillas c... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:08

$57.00
174848

Tribal Chief COCHISE Chiricahua Apaches Indians DEATH 1st Report 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742758780

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 15, 1874 * Tribal Chief Cochise death (1st report) * Chiricahua Apaches - Indians Page 7 has: "Obituary - Cochise, the Indian Chief" noting in part: "...announces that Cochise, the famous Indian chief, died on Tuesday last in Arizona. He had been sick a long time, and feeling satisfied that he was afflicted by witchcraft, he refused to let the doctor administer to his wants..." with much more on him & his life. Twelve pages, great condition.

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:07

$57.00
174711

WEST VIRGINIA Becoming a State & Battle of Prairie Grove1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1862 * West Virginia becoming a state Although this issue was printed during the midst of the Civil War and contains a wealth of reporting on the war, the most significant item is the discussion concerning West Virginia becoming a state, with front page heads including: "FROM WASHINGTON" "The Admission of West Virginia" "Mr. Conway's Speech in Opposition". It would formally join the Union on June 20, 1863. Other reports relating to the Civil War include: "39 of the Condemned Indians to be Hanged" "Another Battle In Arkansas" "A Decisive Union Victory" "The Enemy 24,000 Strong" "From General Burnside's Army" "Capture of Sutlers and Wagons by White's Band" "From Gen. Grant's Army" "A Pointed ... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:20

$25.00
174710

(2) FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Both Confederate & Union 1861 Civil War Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498277

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Here is a unique opportunity for a pair of issues--one Yankee and the other Confederate--of the identical date of July 22, 1861 both reporting on the First Battle of Bull Run, one from the New York Tribune and the other from the Confederate capital of Richmond, titled the Daily Dispatch, providing a perspective of how the news was reported with all the "spin" & biases that were rampant on both sides of the border. As you see, both sides claimed victory: TRIBUNE: The top of page 3 begins with a nice stack of column heads: "A GREAT BATTLE FOUGHT" "The Batteries at Bull's Run Carried" "Splendid Union Victory" "The Rebels Routed" "Terrible Slaughter" "They Are Driven Into Manassas Junction" "A Death Blow to Secession" and much... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:19

$650.00
174261

Despotism of MORMONS Mormonism Brigham Young as Dictator 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392353991583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 24, 1867 * Mormons - Mormonism * Brigham Young Page 3 has: "The Mormon Troubles" which takes over half a column. Near the beginning is: "Not by any means for the first time in his remarkable career, Brigham Young is in difficulties & he is meeting them with his usual boldness & sagacity...to excommunicate his antagonists, & Brigham, we must allow, excommunicates with all the promptitude & audacity of a Hildebrand..." and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:35

$44.00
174198

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Journey SPRINGFIELD 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Apr. 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train headed for Springfield The front page has one column heads which include: "THE FUNERAL PAGEANT" "The Remains at Baltimore" "A Popular Ovation" "The City In Tears" "Lying In State" "A Farewell Look" "Progress of The Cortege" "The Journey to Harrisburg" "Scenes On The Route" and some good reporting on the closing events of the Civil War as well with: "MOBILE" "Operations Against the Forts" "The Rebels Retreat Up the Alabama" "The Fall of Fort Blakeley" "Heavy Captures" and more. Eight pages, nice condition. All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of Lincoln.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$57.00
174180

FEDERAL GOVERNEMENT to Buy Southern Slaves & Emancipate Them ? 1861 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720244012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 24, 1861 * Government to free slaves ? * Pre Civil War tensions Page 4 has a very interesting article: "The Purchase Of The Slaves" which takes most of a column and concerns a proposition whereby the federal government would purchase slaves from their owners in border states and emancipate them, etc. Page 2 also has an interesting & lengthy editorial: "No Civil War". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:54

$37.00
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
174095

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War North South MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372709991969

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 10, 1863 * Confederate States of America See the photo for the terrific & huge front page map, taking close to two-thirds of the front page, headed: "THE REBEL CONFEDERACY AS CLAIMED IN 1861 AND AS IT IS NOW" showing how the rebel states have shrunk in two years. If there was ever a definitive map issue from the Civil War this might well be it, as it graphically portrays the progress of the Civil War. Certainly one of the best Yankee newspapers for display we have encountered. The remainder of the front page is taken up with various reports on the Civil War. Complete in 8 pages, great condition.

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:54

$245.00
174094

YORKTOWN VA MAP Battle of Williamsburg - New Orleans LA 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372709991015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 9, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown ends * Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia * New Orleans LA Louisiana The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "The Defenses Of Yorktown" (see photos). There are nice one column heads also: "The Advance of McClellan's Army" "The Enemy Still In Full Retreat" "The Battle of Williamsburg" "The Operations In The Gulf", "The Capture of New Orleans" "Sewall's Point Evacuated" "The Occupation of Giles Court-House & Darrows" and more. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:54

$50.00
174092

BATTLE OF JACKSON MS Mississippi Falls Captured MAP 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372709988856

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 19, 1863 * Battle of Jackson, Mississippi * General Ulysses S. Grant victory * Vicksburg campaign The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "THE SITUATION IN MISSISSIPPI" showing from Mobile to Baton Rouge and north to West Point, Miss. Among the front page column heads are: "The Capture of Jackson, Miss." "The Rebels Twice Defeated" "Battle of Clear Hill" "The Enemy Routed with the Bayonet" "Capture of Port Gibson" "Success In Raising Colored Troops" "The Use the Rebels Put Them To" and much more. War reports inside as well including: "Slaveholding Murder" Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, small repaired hole affects no ftpg. words, spotted foxing, otherwise g... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:51

$38.00
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
174088

BATTLE OF SHILOH Tennessee & Yorktown VA Virginia MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372709345535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 10, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee * Siege of Yorktown VA Virginia - Maps The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "The Position Before Yorktown" with much detail. One column heads on the front page include: "The War For The Union" "Gen. Hunter's Dept." "Emancipation In The District" "From Fortress Monroe" "The Attack Upon Yorktown" "Detention of the Merrimac by the Story" and more. Page 5 has a diagram of: "The Rebel Floating Battery at Island No. 10" with related reports (see). And the back page has three illustrations concerning the Battle of Shiloh, headed: "The Pittsburg Battle-Field" (see). Eight pages, never bound or trimmed, good co... See More  

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Ends August 10, 2019 15:34

$58.00
174087

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky KY & Colored Soldiers Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392334953837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 27, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * Colored soldiers Entire ftpg. is taken up with ads with the Civil War reports on pages 4, 5 & 8. Column heads there include: "The Battle of Mill Spring" "The Rebel Account of Their Defeat" "They Admit Large Losses". Also: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Aid of Colored Union Men" "The Pay of Army Officers" "The Burnside Expedition" "Rebel Reports Exploded" and more. There is also a rather curd column diagram headed: "The Defenses At Columbus". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 10, 2019 15:33

$27.00
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
173386

CIVIL RIGHTS BILL Becomes LAW Slavery Ends 1866 Post Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392309964726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 11, 1866 * Civil Rights Bill becomes law * Post Civil War - slavery Under "XXXIXth Congress: is a tiny heading: "The Civil Rights Bill" with brief text. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2019 15:26

$42.00
173300

BATTLE OF THOROUGHFARE GAP & Second Bull Run Manassas 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307985994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1862 * Battle of Thoroughfare Gap * Second Battle of Bull Run The first column heads give report on the prelude to the Second Battle of Bull Run: "The War In Virginia" "The Advance of the Rebels Towards Manassas" "Longstreet Driven Back by McDowell" "The Rebels Routed by Hooker at Kettle Run" "Flight of Jackson From Manassas" "with more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:40

$35.00
173120

JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON Joe Confederate Civil War General SURRENDER 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301263721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 29, 1865 * Joseph E. Johnston surrenders * One of the last Confederate holdouts * Civil War closing events First column heads announce: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Surrender Of Gen. Johnston" "The Same Terms Accorded as Were Granted to Lee" "All the Rebel Forces from Raleigh to the Chattahoochie Included: " This was the second largest surrender of Confederate soldiers in the Civil War. Most of the ftpg. relates to this event and other closing events of the Civil War. Many column subheads are included. Inside has: "The D\ay of Humiliation - Proclamation By the President" "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "THE ASSASSINATION" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$78.00
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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
173118

Battle of BRISTOE STATION Virginia Civil War MAP Warren vs. Hill 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301261551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 17, 1863 * Battle of Bristoe Station VA Virginia * Ambrose Powell Hill vs. Gouverneur Warren * Virginia MAP The front page features a quite large Civil War map headed: "THE LATE MOVEMENTS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" with various one column ftpg. heads including: "Skirmishing All Along the Lines" "The Rebels Twice Repulsed" "The Rebel Batteries on Look Out Mountain Withdrawn" "Our Guns Shell Out Bragg's Headquarters" "The Enemy Fighting Among Themselves" "Jeff. Davis to Command Bragg's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:18

$58.00
173063

WRECK OF THE RMS ATLANTIC White Star Line Ocean Liner Steamer 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372674089603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 2, 1873 * Wreck of the RMS Atlantic * Ocean Steamer * North American coast Over half of the front page contains the first report of this tragic marine disaster off the coast of Nova Scotia. The wreck of the ocean steamer Atlantic on a rock, about fifty yards from Meagher's Island, in the County of Halifax on the 1st April, 1873, will long be remembered as one of the most disastrous wrecks on the North American coast. Not only was the vessel and nearly all the cargo a total loss, but 545 people died, many with scarcely a moment's warning. The top of the first column is headed: "A FEARFUL CALAMITY" "Total Wreck of the White Star Steamship Atlantic" "Over 700 Lives Lost" with various subheads. ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:27

$54.00
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1st Battle of Winchester VIRGINIA MAP New Bern NC More 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1862 * First Battle of Winchester VA Virginia The front page features a large and very detailed map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN EASTERN VIRGINIA." Among the front page column heads are: "The Gallant Action of Col. Crook" "Details of the Rebel Defeat" "We Whipped them Three to One" "Occupation of Raleigh, N.C." "A Rebel Raid Near New Bern" "A Skirmish Near Clinton" "Occupation of Washington, N.C." "Attack by the Rebels in Force" "A Rebel Camp Shelled Out" "The Louisiana Tigers Trapped" and much more. Eight pages, an ink smear near the bottom of the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$42.00
172596

JOHN BROWN Slaves Insurrection Pre Execution 1859 Old New York City Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372661493383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 2, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia * Just before Brown's execution Page 5 reports on plans for the hanging of John Brown for his involvement in the Harper's Ferry insurrection, with column heads: "From Charlestown" "The Visits of Clergymen" "Reporters In A Dilemma" "Removal of Stevens" "Brown's Letter to be Seized Upon" "Admiration For the Gallows". Many subheads include: "The Execution". Page 7 includes nearly two columns of reports on the: "Funeral of Washington Irving". Eight pages, a few leaves close-trimmed at right margin not affecting noted text.

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Ends May 29, 2019 15:30

$48.00
172463

Rare LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Professional Baseball Player & Boaz 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657290825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1865 * Lipman Pike - 1st Jewish professional baseball player * His brother Boaz Pike - rarely mentioned together On the back page under "The Field" & "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a match played between the Atlantic and Eureka clubs. There is also a summary of a match between the "Second Nines" of the Eurekas and Atlantics with the box score which lists the famous "L. Pike" as the catcher, an "B. Pike" as the shortstop. Quite rare to see Boaz Pike, Lipman's lesser known older brother, listed in a box score. Lipman Pike, one of the best players during the early years of baseball, is remembered as one of the first Jewish ball players and is considered the first professional play... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:48

$75.00
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