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ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696264721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 8, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Springfield, Illinois funeral train All columns on all pages are black-bordered for the death of Abraham Lincoln. The top of the ftpg. has: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Stir Among the Traitors in Canada" "Flight of Sanders & Tucker" "Whereabouts of the Head Rebel" "He Leaves Charlotte, N.C. on the 25th" "Stoneman Close On His Heels" and also on the ftpg: "The Harris Trial" "Evidence Against the Accused" "He Advises Rebel Soldiers Not to Take the Oath" and more. Inside pages have various items concerning the Lincoln funeral, including: "Our Dead President" "Chicago to Springfield" "Andy Johnson & the Black Race" "The Closing Scenes at Springfield" "A Homeste... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:41

$72.00
179016

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburgh Landing & Fort Pulaski MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692354168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 16, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh Tennessee * Pittsburg Landing TN w/ map * Fort Pulaski captured maps More than half of the ftpg. is taken up with a terrific Civil War map headed: "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--Approaches To Savannah." Plus there is also another map headed: "Map Showing The Union Batteries". Among the ftpg. column heads: "THE FALL OF FORT PULASKI" "Details of the Bombardment" "The Fort Surrendered on Friday Afternoon" "The Walls Breached" and more. Plus there is an additional map on the bkpg: "The Battle of Pittsburgh" and related column heads on the Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a crease across the center & some scattered foxing, g... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:39

$53.00
178988

KAMEHAMEHA III King of Hawaiian Islands Monarch DEATH 1855 NYC Tribune Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692343998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, January 31, 1855 * Death of Kamehameha III * King of Hawaii - Sandwich Islands Page 5 has one column headings: "Death Of King Kamehameha" "Sandwich Islands" "Death Of King Kamehameha III" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, damp staining to the left portion of the issue, otherwise good.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:24

$52.00
178707

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372943753725

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 23, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry, West Virginia Page 5 has over a full column taken up with "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" and "John Brown's Last Appeal to A Court" with a subhead: "The Virginia Fright". Nice content on is involvement in the Harper's Ferry Insurrection. Eight pages, a few small margin tears, generally good condition.

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:09

$48.00
178641

FREDRICH ENGELS German Socialist Philosopher Commy CORRESPONDENCE 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392670522084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, February 3, 1855 This is an interesting issue, and an opportunity to own an original, 19th century newspaper containing an article written by Friedrich Engels, who along with Karl Marx became the most recognized communist revolutionaries of all time. Prior to becoming known for the political efforts, both men were foreign correspondents for the New York Tribune. Page 4 has as an almost 1 column article, "THE CRIMEAN CAMPAIGN," which is credited by "Articles by Marx in New York Daily Tribune" as having been written by Friedrich Engels. See images for portion. The issue has news of the day and period advertising throughout. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. ... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 09:33

$48.00
178640

FREDRICH ENGELS German Socialist Philosopher Commy CORRESPONDENCE 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392670518092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, February 26, 1855 This is an interesting issue, and an opportunity to own an original, 19th century newspaper containing an article written by Friedrich Engels, who along with Karl Marx became the most recognized communist revolutionaries of all time. Prior to becoming known for the political efforts, both men were foreign correspondents for the New York Tribune. Page 4 has as an almost 1.25 column article, "THE STRUGGLE IN THE CRIMEA," which is credited by "Articles by Marx in New York Daily Tribune" as having been written by Friedrich Engels. See images for portion. The issue has news of the day and period advertising throughout. Complete in 8 pages, good condition. Background: Both men sp... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 09:31

$48.00
178639

FREDRICH ENGELS German Socialist Philosopher Commy CORRESPONDENCE 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372941097513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, April 7, 1855 This is an interesting issue, and an opportunity to own an original, 19th century newspaper containing an article written by Friedrich Engels, who along with Karl Marx became the most recognized communist revolutionaries of all time. Prior to becoming known for the political efforts, both men were foreign correspondents for the New York Tribune. Page 4 has as a 2 articles. "NAPOLEON'S LAST DODGE" & "A BATTLE AT SEBASTOPOL"which are credited by "Articles by Marx in New York Daily Tribune" as having been written by Friedrich Engels. Text, beginning on column 4 and takes up just under 2 columns. The issue has news of the day and period advertising throughout. Complete in 8 pages, a li... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 09:28

$63.00
178632

FREDRICH ENGELS German Socialist Philosopher Commy CORRESPONDENCE 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392670454244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 27, 1854 This is an interesting issue, and an opportunity to own an original, 19th century newspaper containing an article written by Friedrich Engels, who along with Karl Marx became the most recognized communist revolutionaries of all time. Prior to becoming known for the political efforts, both men were foreign correspondents for the New York Tribune. Page 4 has as a 2 columns, "THE CRIMEAN CAMPAIGN," which is credited by "Articles by Marx in New York Daily Tribune" as having been written by Friedrich Engels. Text takes up just over two full columns, see images for portion. The issue has news of the day and period advertising throughout. Complete in 8 pages, light damp staining to left p... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 08:55

$48.00
178631

FREDRICH ENGELS German Socialist Philosopher Commy CORRESPONDENCE 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372941061005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct.17, 1854 This is an interesting issue, and an opportunity to own an original, 19th century newspaper containing an article written by Friedrich Engels, who along with Karl Marx became the most recognized communist revolutionaries of all time. Prior to becoming known for the political efforts, both men were foreign correspondents for the New York Tribune. Page 4 has as a 2 columns, "THE NEWS FROM THE CRIMEA," which is credited by "Articles by Marx in New York Daily Tribune" as having been written by Friedrich Engels. Text takes up roughly two columns, see images for portion. The issue has news of the day and period advertising throughout. Complete in 8 pages, some light damp staining to left ... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 08:52

$48.00
179082

JOHN WILKES BOOTH American Actor Tragedian Theater AD 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372960020147

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 29, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting Near the bottom of page 2 is one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo for the complete ad which notes: "...Last Night of J. WILKES BOOTH, when by particular and special request, he will appear in his great character of RICHARD..." with just a bit more (see). It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely known to the world. Although there is various Civil War reporting... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2020 09:43

$59.99
179073

RMS TITANIC White Star Line RETURN Advertisement & RMS Lusitania 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372959978019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, March 31, 1912 * Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic * Return trip home advertisement Published shortly before the world's largest ship--the "unsinkable" Titanic--would make history by sinking in the North Atlantic, this newspaper contains an advertisement on page 11 for the return trip of the Titanic. Obviously a trip which would never be made. The page 15 ad is headed: "White Star Line", plus: "Plymouth--Cherbourg--Southampton" "The Largest & Finest Steamers in the World" "Olympic & Titanic" "Sail From New York" "April 20" plus a few other details. One wonders how many tickets were purchased for the return trip. Also of interest is an ad for the "Lusitania" just above the Titanic ad. Curious to have ad... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2020 08:33

$69.99
179063

GETTYSBURG'S ADDRESS Battlefield Ceremony Abraham Lincoln Journey 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392693739185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 19, 1863 * Ceremony at the Gettysburg battlefield * Abraham Lincoln's starts journey This was the day Abraham Lincoln gave his Gettysburg Address. It can be interesting to read what others were reading when something exceedingly historic was in the process of happening. And this issue has a neat item relating to Gettysburg, with a ftpg. subhead: "The Ceremonies At Gettysburg" listing the various dignitaries who will be present for the dedication of the cemetery there, closing with: "...accompany the Secretary of State, Mr. Seward to Gettysburg today. This party also accompanied President Lincoln and his private secretary, Mr. Nicolay and several numbers of the Cabinet & others, who were in the ... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2020 09:26

$69.99
179062

CONFEDERATES STATES Marietta - Atlanta GA Georgia Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372958859421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * Confederate states map * Atlanta GA Georgia Three-quarters of the front page is taken up with a huge and very detailed Civil War map, with a banner heading: "THE WAR IN GEORGIA--GEN. SHERMAN'S APPROACH TO ATLANTA". There are also one column heads including: "Sherman's Progress" "Joe Johnston Again Beaten" "Gen. Sherman Seizes the Railroad Near Marietta" "Gen. Thomas Occupies Marietta" "The Rebels Retreating Toward Athens & Macon" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2020 09:19

$79.99
179061

CIVIL WAR MAP Siege of Petersburg & Battle of Mobile Bay1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372958854601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 17, 1864 * Siege of Petersburg w/ map * Battle of Mobile Bay - Alabama Over half of the front page is taken up with a very detailed Civil War map headed: "THE COUNTRY BETWEEN RICHMOND AND PETERSBURG". Among the various ftpg. column heads on the war are: "From Grant's Army" "A Grand Strategic Movement" "The Victory At Mobile" "Two Forts Captured" "Investment of Fort Darling" "The Army Investing Fort Morgan" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 26, 2020 09:10

$59.99
179060

FALL OF ATLANTA Georgia William T. Sherman Captures 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372958847085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1864 * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia * General William T. Sherman Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Sherman's Official Account' "He Breaks Up the West Point Road" "Hood Attempts to Hold Jonesboro" "Our Army Divide the Rebel Army" "The Battle At Jonesboro" "Hood Blows Up His Magazines" "He Leaves Atlanta in the Night" "Slocum takes Possession" "Atlanta Ours, and Fairly Won". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 26, 2020 09:03

$99.99
179059

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Assassins BOOTH Hunted 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372958843867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 18, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln Murder * Trial of the Assassins * Hunt for John Wilkes Booth Among the many ftpg. column heads are: "THE ASSASSINATION" "The Trial on Wednesday" "The Final Scenes of Booth's Life" "Testimony of Sergeant Corbett" "Harrold Declares Booth to be the Assassin" "Evidence Implicating Dr. Mudd" and more on page 9. Also: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Johnston's Surrender" "Wheeler's Command Capitulated" "Destitution Among the People" and more. Ten pages, great condition.

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Ends February 26, 2020 08:57

$39.99
179058

ANDERSONVILLE Civil War Prison CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ Execution 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392693700550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 11, 1865 * Execution of Captain Henry Wirz * Andersonville Civil War prison - Georgia Column heads on the ftpg: "Execution Of Henry Wirz" "How the Condemned Met His Death" "Review of His Life and Character" "Singular Statement" "A Scheme to Take Poison" "The Charges and Specifications" "Efforts of Mr. Schade in the Prisoner's Behalf" "Gratitude of Wirz--His Last Letter". Henry Wirz was the "demon" commandant of the notorious Andersonville Prison. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2020 08:54

$54.99
178473

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925954252

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 February 24, 2020 07:32

$66.00
178472

Battle of MOBILE BAY Alabama DAVID FARRAGUT Large Map 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925953806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama * Rear Admiral David Farragut The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking up more than half of the page, headed: "MAP OF THE BAY OF MOBILE---THE SCENES OF FARRAGUT'S VICTORY". The remainder of the front page has various related reports on the Civil War with more inside as well. Eight pages, bit of foxing, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$89.00
178471

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652437232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 9, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed map headed: "THE JAMES RIVER MOVEMENT. Scene of Operations by Gen. Butler's Force--Petersburg, Richmond, and the Railroads". Plus over half of the first column is taken up with Civil War heads, beginning: "Struggle For Richmond" "Gen. Grant Driving Lee Back" "Rebel Dash Foiled At Last" and much more (see). War reports inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition. A printing error to the back leaf.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:31

$48.00
178470

Post GETTYSBURG Robert E. Lee Retreat Civil War Maryland MAP 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925951012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 13, 1863 * Post battle of Gettysburg * Maryland & West Virginia map * Robert E. Lee retreating southward The front page is dominated by a quite large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE POSITION ON THE POTOMAC." Nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "Advance of Our Right Wing to Hagerstown" "Gen. Meade Concentrating His Lines" "Longstreet Defeated Near Sharpsburg" and more. The bkpg. has much on: "The Fall of Vicksburg" with other war news inside. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:30

$58.00
178469

BATTLE OF SECESSIONVILLE James Island Charleston SC Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 28, 1862 * Battle of Secessionville, Charleston * First Battle of James Island w/ map The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE OF JAMES ISLAND". Among the ftpg. column heads: "The Pickett Advance Fight" "Sharp Fighting on Both Sides" "Expedition Against Charleston" "The Battle of James Island" "A Long & Bloody Conflict" "Our Brave Soldiers Repulsed" & much more. Eight pages, damp stain at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:28

$45.00
178468

BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG VA Camden NC North Carolina 1862 Civil War Newspaper MAPS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652434066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1862 * Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia * Camden NC North Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia". There are also first column heads on the Civil War including: "From General McClellan's Army" "THE REBELS OVERTAKEN" "The Rebels Driven Through Williamsburg" "Savage Hand-to-Hand Fighting" "Shocking Barbarity of the Enemy" and more. Plus, the back page has two more Civil War maps headed: "The Battle of Camden, North Carolina" and "Fort Macon and Vicinity". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:27

$54.00
178362

PORT HUDSON LA Louisiana Civil War MAP Lebanon TN Sabine Pass TX Texas Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646716423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 11, 1863 * Port Hudson, Louisiana map * Lebanon TN Tennessee * Sabine Pass - Galveston TX Texas The front page is dominated by a Civil War map titled: "Situation Of Port Hudson" which shows the vicinity as well, from Baton Rouge to the south, to St. Francisville & Bayou Sara to the north. Many one column war-related heads as well including: "The War In Tennessee" "Occupation of Lebanon By Our Forces" "600 of Morgan's Men Captured" "The Disaster At Sabine Pass" "The Rebels Despoiled Of Their Prize" " State of Affairs at Galveston" and more. Eight pages, very light damp staining, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:39

$50.00
178357

JOHN BROWN Harper's Ferry WV West Virginia BLACKS Insurrection 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646712752

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1859 * John Brown's black insurrection * Harper's Ferry, West Virginia Page 6 has over a full column on: "John Brown's Invasion" "The Martial Law Illegal--Reaction Against Wise" which concerns the aftermath of John Brown's insurrection at Harper's Ferry. Page 3 has: "Monument to John Brown" & "A Defense of the Memory of John Brown". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:35

$37.00
178356

Abolitionist JOHN BROWN EXECUTION Harper's Ferry WV West Virginia 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921416944

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 5, 1859 * John Brown's execution * Raid on Harper's Ferry, West Virginia A great issue concerning the John Brown/Harper's Ferry affair, with over half of page 5 taken up with related content. The top of a column has: "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" with subheads including: "John Brown's Remains" "The Execution of Capt. Brown" with details; "The Execution on Friday Last" "Incidents Connected with the Execution" and "Arrival of Mrs. Brown" (minor chip at a bottom margin effects a few words). Related content carries over to the back page with subheads: "Letters From John Brown" "Affairs at Charlestown" "The Martyr's Death & The Martyr's Triumph" "The Execution" and more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:34

$78.00
177987

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral BURIAL Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392626913713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's burial * Springfield, Illinois funeral All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of the recent death of Abraham Lincoln with front page column heads including 'THE ASSASSINATION" "What the Government Can Prove" "A Crushing "Weight of Evidence" "Starling Developments to be Made!" "The Canadian Assassins" "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "Conclusion of Bishop Simpson's Address" "Scenes & Incidents" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2020 07:50

$78.00
177935

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896477314

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, very nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:10

$50.00
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
177642

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392595212142

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 January 18, 2020 15:24

$48.00
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
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
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
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
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
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