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181701

LONG ABRAHAM LINCOLN a Little Longer Civil War Era PRINT 1864 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392815362375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 26, 1864 * American Civil War era * President Abraham Lincoln The prime piece of this issue is the very famous back page political cartoon captioned: "Long Abraham Lincoln A Little Longer." showing an elongated version of him since he just won his second presidential election. This cartoon has become quite famous. The entire front page is taken up with prints of: "Captain Napoleon Collins" "Capt. C.M. Morris" & one of: "The Captured Rebel Privateer' Florida' & the U.S. Steamer 'Wachusett' ". Other halfpg. prints within include: "Before Petersburg--Fortifications on the Weldon Railroad" "...A View of the Weldon Railroad" "...Reinforcements Going to the Front" & "...'Mounted Infantry"... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:04

$61.00
181648

PERRY to Atlanta GA Georgia Civil Rights BLACKS Protest March 1970 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814174311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 20, 1970 * Perry to Atlanta, Georgia civil rights march * Protest to killings of 6 blacks in Augusta * Southern Christian Leadership Conference The front page has a three column headline: "500 Blacks Complete First Leg of March" and related photo. (see) Complete with all 44 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:07

$40.00
181646

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814172777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens (day of) * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 21) has coverage on the opening day of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column heading near the top of the page reads: "'JONES'S NEW LINKS WILL OPEN TODAY" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:05

$57.00
181645

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065386495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 14, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 18) first report coverage on the opening of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column headings at the top of the page read: "'Perfect Course' Of Jones Opened" "Sweetser and Ouimet Among Golf Stars Who Praise Links at Augusta" "Celebrities On Hand" and more. (see) The article begins: "The 'perfect course' of Bobby Jones's dreams was opened today by more than a hundred of his friends..." with more (see). I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. ... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:05

$88.00
181644

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814172246

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 15, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opening * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The bottom of the front page of this section has a two column heading: "Bobby Jones Celebrates Opening of Course By Scoring Sensational 69, Three Under Par" First report coverage on Jones playing his very first round of golf at the famed course just after it's opening. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other sporting of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:04

$40.00
181559

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Georgia w/ Bill Arp Letter 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373061888053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 16, 1862 * Very rare Confederate publication * Bill Arp letter to Abe 'Linkhorn' Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various war reports inside are: "The Great Fight in Kentucky" which is on the Battle of Perryville; "The Wants of our Soldiers" 'Perryville, Kentucky" "From Suffolk" "Enemies of the United States" "News from Nashville" "Reported Naval Retaliation of Mr. Lincoln" "Later from The North" and more. Included also is an interesting: "Another Letter from Bill Arp to Mr. Linkhorn". This was the pen name of popular satirist Charles Henry Smith. Smith to... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 08:36

$139.00
181543

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Albany GA Arrest & Jailed CIVIL RIGHTS 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373061755589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 28, 1962 * Albany Georgia civil rights rally - prayer * Martin Luther King Jr. arrest and put in jail The top of page 5 has a one column photo of Martin Luther King Jr. with heading: "Dixie Jails Rev. King, 27 Others" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Albany Movement was a desegregation coalition formed in Albany, Georgia in November, 1961. In December King and the SCLC became involved. The movement mobilized thousands of citizens for a broad-front nonviolent attack on every aspect of segreg... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:14

$62.00
181364

THOMASVILLE GA Georgia 4 African Americans Executions HANGINGS 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392800843352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 18, 1874 * Thomasville, Georgia executions * 4 blacks hanged - hangings * Lengthy, detailed reporting The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE GALLOWS" "Execution of Four [Blacks] at Thomasville, GA." "A Disgraceful Scene At The Scaffold" and more. (see) A lengthy, detailed report takes up almost 3 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 13:33

$38.00
181237

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War John Bell Hood 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392797830073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 17, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Movements of Hood's Army" "From the Valley--Movements of Sheridan" "Letter From Richmond" "From the Georgia Front" "The Spirit of the Enemy" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, a few small paper-flaw holes deters 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 shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. As a notable slave port, it is not surprisi... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2020 07:14

$64.00
181074

CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS Welcome Home & Jefferson Davis in Custody 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392788608043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 25, 1865 * Civil War soldiers coming home * Jefferson Davis in jail Among the front page column heads are: "REVIEW OF THE ARMIES" "The Second & Last Day of the Great Pageant" "Reception of the Armies of Tennessee and Georgia" "How the Heroes of the Greatest March on Record were Received" and more (see images). The back page has: "Davis In Fortress Monroe" "The Arch-Traitor and C.C. Clay Placed in Close Confinement" "Their Cells guarded by 20 Men & Two Officers". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2020 15:04

$34.00
181748

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President Elect & Jeffersaon Davis Wins Election 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373068055004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 15, 1861 * Jefferson Davis elected president of the South * Abraham Lincoln as president elect The front page reports the ominous events which would lead to the outbreak of the Civil War in less than two months as well as reports on the incoming administration of Abraham Lincoln, with first column headlines including: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS" "Important From Washington" "The Report of the Conspiracy Committee" "No Evidence Found of a Design to Attack the Capital" "Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural And the Crisis" and more. Among the subheads on the front page are: "Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural Address" "The Struggle For Power Under the Lincoln Regime" "Movements of the President of the Southern Confederacy"... See More  

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Ends June 05, 2020 08:32

$69.99
181745

CAPTURE OF ATLANTA William T. Sherman & John Bell Hood 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392817939490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 15, 1864 * Atlanta GA Georgia captured * General William T. Sherman * John Bell Hood escapes Among the ftpg. one column Civil War heads are: "ATLANTA" "How The City Was Captured" "The Strategy of the Last Movement" "The Complete Defeat of The enemy" "Hood's Midnight Evacuation of Atlanta" "A Cordial Reception to Our Army by the People" "THE DRAFT" "Urgent Demand for Reinforcements" "Stirring Letters from Generals Grant & Sherman" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2020 08:19

$39.99
181668

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia John Bell Hood Surrender Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392814865048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 19, 1864 * Fall of Atlanta, Georgia w/ map * General John Bell Hood surrender Half of the front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map with a banner heading: "FLANKING OF GENERAL HOOD'S ARMY AND CAPTURE OF ATLANTA." with the balance of the ftpg. taken up with text & column heads: "THE FALL OF ATLANTA" "Full History Of The Movements" "The Attack by the 14th Corps" "Complete Victory On All Sides" "List of the Casualties". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends June 03, 2020 06:43

$69.99
180893

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037578983

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 1, 1862 * Very rare Confederate publication Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "From Knoxville--J.T.G." has reports on the war; "Officers Out of Place" "Progress & Events of the War" "The Wreck of the Iona" "The Confederate Steamer Columbia" "Fight at Franklin" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise good. It was in Columbus where the last battle of the Civil War was fought. Note: The Battl... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:37

$128.00
180890

1st KKK Ku Klux Klan GEORGIA Assassination of George W. Ashburn 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782084809

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, June 17, 1868 * First KKK assassination in Georgia The front page has a notable report headed: "The Georgia Military Outrage". This reports the assassination of G. W. Ashburn, a Georgia politician assassinated by the Ku Klux Klan in Columbus, Georgia for his pro-African-American sentiments. He was the first murder victim of the Klan in Georgia. The report is extensive, taking over 1 1/2 col... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:36

$64.00
180870

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373035791812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, June 10, 1779 * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This is the volume 1, #13 issue. The front page has a report noting in part: "...a proposal is talked of among the southern gentlemen in case he enemy should not soon evacuate Georgia, of manumitting a number of the black & forming them into regiments, who upon their good behaviour during the continuance of the war, are to have their freedom every after; for which...that their masters should have a consideration made them by the public...". Most of page 2 is taken up... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2020 15:10

$765.00
180772

USS PRESIDENT (1800) U.S. United States Navy Frigate Construction 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775125804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, April 4, 1795 * USS President (1800) construction to begin * Very early United States Navy frigate The back page has a rather rare mention of the progress of construction in the first frigates ordered to be constructed for the U.S. Navy by the Navy Act of 1794. "The Federal Frigates" "Will soon exhibit marks of forwardness. Since our last, another vessel, with live oak, has arrived here from Georgia--another was dismasted in the late storm, and has got into Rhode Island--the timber safe." This is reference to the frigate President, constructed in New York City. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor damp staining, nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2020 10:57

$47.00
180730

Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Hartford CT w/ John Paul Jones 1781 US Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373029596939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, July 24, 1781 * Rare American Revolutionary War publication The front page has an interesting report from London on the lack of reinforcements coming from England to help with the situation in New York: "The gross deceptions by which the people of this county are practiced upon to continue the ruinous war with America can only be equaled by the shameful manner in which our brave troops at New York are deceived into the expectation & belief of strong reinforcements to assist them to carry on the war..." followed by a report of the ships planned to sail to New York. And then: "What must these brave, neglected men think when they find that the whole of this flatteri... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:30

$458.00
180675

United States To Buy TEXAS Mexico Purchase General Nicolas Bravo 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373028484057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 2, 1830 * Purchase of Texas from Mexico ? * General Nicolas Bravo One of the articles is headed: "Gen. Bravo and The Texas" with portions including: "...on the subject of ceding the Texas to this country...The letter is a ...passionate declamation against the acquisition of Texas by the United States, & of vehement accusations against our country...He affirms that the U. States have for a long time desired the acquisition of that large portion of the Mexican republic..." with much more, taking almost an entire column. Among other reports in this issue are: "Chief Justice Marshall's Speech"; much reporting from Congress; "Indians in Georgia", much on the "Navy Department"; "Lett... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:20

$35.00
180625

WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME Civil War Soldiers Washington DC 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373027536387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 25, 1865 * When Johnny Comes Marching Home * Civil War soldiers welcome home The top of the first column on the ftpg. has a nice graphic of an eagle on the U.S. shield, plus: "REVIEW ! " "150,000 Veterans" "The Pageant On Wednesday" "The Armies of Tennessee and Georgia" "The Tattered Ensigns of the Republic" "The Boys who 'Marched Down to the Sea' ". A nice ftpg. account of a triumphant parade of returning Civil War soldiers. Other end-of-war items on the inside pages as well, including: "What Shall Be Done With The Negroes?" Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:07

$42.00
180613

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Henry Picard Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392770651374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 5, 1938 * Henry Picard wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * Hershey Country Club pro - Pennsylvania The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "PICARD COMES IN WITH 285; WINS MASTERS' GOLF" with subhead: "Bobby Jones Finishes in Sixteenth Place" Article continues on page 2 with photo and leader board. First report coverage on Henry Picard winning the 1938 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, ... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:00

$44.00
180548

America SLAVERY ABOLISHED 13th Thirteenth Amendment RATIFICATION 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373023408253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 7, 1865 * Slavery abolished in America (historic) * 13th Thirteenth Amendment ratification The top of page 7 has first column heads announcing the very historic report that the 13th Amendment, which ended slavery in the United States, became the law of the land when the required number of states ratified the amendment on December 6. The heads include: "THE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT" "It Is Adopted by Georgia" "The Twenty-Seventh State" "Freedmen To Be Protected" with the report being relatively brief, including two dispatches from the capital of Georgia announcing its passage by the state legislature. A very notable and timely report as ratification happened just the day prior. Complete in 12... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2020 14:20

$269.00
180541

Unique JEFFERSON DAVIS CAPTURED Confederate President 1865 Miniature BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373023203003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: STATE JOURNAL - EXTRA, Sunday, May 14, 1865 * Very rare miniature broadside * Capture of Jefferson Davis * President of the Confederacy A terrific little broadside "Extra" with no mention of city or state of origin as was typical, given such releases were for local consumption only. The only hint that it may be from Michigan is in one of the headlines. The three headlines announce: "HIGHLY IMPORTANT ! " "Capture of Jeff. Davis and His Staff" "Col. Pritchard, of Mich., His Captor". The report includes the dispatch from Maj.-Gen. Wilson to General U.S. Grant & the Secretary of War which notes in part: "I have the honor to report that at day-light on the 10th inst. Col. Pritchard...captured Jeff. Davis and family, with R... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2020 09:47

$2,300.00
180540

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373023202895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, October 21, 1779 * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 32. Page 2 has: "By the King. A Proclamation" which begins: "Whereas we have received intelligence that preparations are making by our enemies to invade this our kingdom...". Also on pg. 2 are various reports from Charleston, one item concerning: "...return of General Mackintosh from the northward into Georgia, a military force is collecting in the interior part of that country...", then a report concerning British ships in port at Beau... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2020 09:47

$1,150.00
180375

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373017252346

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, December 23, 1779 * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 41. The front page begins with the conclusion of: "A Plan for Reducing New England by the Lakes" signed in type by: J. Burgoyne. Page 2 has a report prefaced with: "The following are some of the reasons that have been assigned why the assault on Savannah did ot succeed...", they taking half a column. Also a small bit concerning Ben Franklin. A report from Trenton mentions a loan from France and the States of Holland, result of a ... See More  

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Ends May 10, 2020 11:16

$998.00
180350

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392755773843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 29, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has: "The Wirz Trial" with several subheads including: "...The Andersonville Prison Rules Drawn Up by Wirz...". This is the trial of the prison warden Henry Wirz for the atrocities committed there. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2020 13:28

$31.00
180345

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN at Greneda MISSISSIPPI Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392755771880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to disagree, they do not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridi... See More  

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Ends May 09, 2020 13:25

$238.00
180297

NORTHWOOD MURDERER New Hampshire Franklin B. Evans Conviction 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392754211818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 17, 1874 * Northwood, New Hampshire murderer * The "Monster" Franklin B. Evans conviction The top of page 4 has one column headings: "THE NORTHWOOD HORROR" "Franklin B. Evans Convicted of the Murder of Georgiana Lovering" "His Approaching Execution" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:24

$37.00
180282

IRAN HOSTAGE CRISIS Ends and President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015236630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICUS TIMES-RECORDER, Georgia, January 20, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Nice headlines on the front page announces: "Carter Efforts Bring Freedom to U.S. Hostages" & "Reagan Becomes 40th President" with a few related subheads and photo. (see) First section only with all 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:16

$38.00
180208

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373010702767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 16, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has one column headings: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Wirz Trial On Saturday" "Evidence Closed On Both Sides" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 8 pages, uncut and unbound (uncommon), nice condition.

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Ends May 03, 2020 13:46

$33.00
180151

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392746918805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 28, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Wirz Trial Yesterday" "How The Prisoner Fares" "A Letter To His Wife" with more (see). Eight pages, uncut and unbound (uncommon), minor light staining, generally very nice.

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Ends May 01, 2020 15:31

$33.00
180150

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373008723295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 12, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The back page has nearly two columns of reporting headed: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Wirz Trial Yesterday" "More Witnesses for the Defense Demanded" "Passage at Arms Between Counsel" "Evidence of Major-Gen. Wilson". (See) Eight pages, uncut and never bound (uncommon), nice condition.

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Ends May 01, 2020 15:31

$30.00
180149

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373008722399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, August 26, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has one column headings: "Andersonville" "The Trial of Wirz" "Dr. Bates Testimony Resumed" "Evidence of a Loyal Physician" "Sickening Details of Rebel Barbarities" "A Prisoner Killed by a Bloodhound" "Wirz Knocks a Man Down & Stamps on Him". Complete with 8 pages, uncut and unbound (uncommon), minimal wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 01, 2020 15:30

$33.00
180097

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Chancellorsville 1863 Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392745632176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 7, 1863 * Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia * A "rebel" victory * Rare Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. A nice front page account of the Battle of Chancellorsville, a major Southern victory. the top of the first column has: "From Fredericksburg" taking most of the column & including: "...The enemy finding himself outflanked deserted his works without resistance & fled towards Chancellorsville...During Saturday Jackson continued to press the enemy's right, whilst General Lee assailed him in front..." with much more (see). This is followed by: "The Last of The Great Yankee Raid" with subheads: ... See More  

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Ends April 30, 2020 15:21

$480.00
180039

Sandersville & More GA GEORGIA BLACKS UPRISING Insurrection Trial 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373003459145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 1, 1875 * Blacks uprising - insurrection * Sandersville & more, Georgia Page 3 has an article with headings: "THE [BLACK] IN GEORGIA" "The Interior History of the Insurrection" "A Band of Brothers to 'Cill the Wites" and more. (See) Text takes up 2 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 27, 2020 13:27

$33.00
179927

BAD AXE MASSACRE Ends Black Hawk War & Mordecai Manuel Noah JEWS 1832 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372999937259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 1, 1832 * Bad Axe Massacre * Black Hawk War * Mordecai Manuel Noah - Jewish An inside page has: "Affairs With the Indians" takes over a full page and has much detail on what was known as the Battle of Bad Axe, or the Bad Axe Massacre. This was the final battle of the Black Hawk War, marking the end of the war between settlers and the Sauk and Fox tribes under Chief Black Hawk (photos show only portions). Among other items in this issue are: "Progress of the Cholera" with several charts; "Letter from Gen. Washington, signed: G. Washington, from 1780; "Dinner In Oglethorpe, Georgia"; a notice from famed Jewish publisher signed: M.M, Noah, regarding him leaving the newspaper '... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2020 12:14

$42.00
179906

LEO FRANK Mary Phagan Murder Case JEWISH Sentence Commuted MOB 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392737649291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1915 * Leo Frank's death sentence commuted * Mob starts to form The Leo Frank case has become well known in American history for several reasons, not the least of which being the several film and television depictions of the trial, but also because Frank was a Jewish-American businessman, his case turning the spotlight on antisemitism in the United States and led to the founding of the Anti-Defamation League. There was also the element of Frank being cast as a representative of Yankee capitalism, a rich northern Jew lording it over vulnerable working women in the South. Leo Frank was the superintendent of the National Pencil Company in Atlanta, convicted on Aug. 26, 1913 of the murder of... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2020 10:09

$90.00
179881

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1861 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372995381375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, July 28, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. See the information at the bottom of this listing. The front page has: "The Great Battle at Manassas--The Defeat Acknowledged by the Northern Press" with this very detailed coverage taking 2 1/2 lengthy columns. Also: "The Return of President Davis from the Field of Victory" "Richmond Items" and other items. The inside has much war reporting with even more, extensive coverage of: "The Battle Of Manassas" "Interesting Details" "From Our Southern Exchanges". Many other war-related reports as well. Terrific to have such detail on the Battle of Manassas in a Confederate newspa... See More  

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Ends April 20, 2020 13:47

$188.00
179794

Very Rare Chattanooga Tennessee CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392731689824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY REBEL, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sept. 6, 1863 * Very rare Confederate publication * Battle of Chickamauga close An extremely rare broadside newspaper, and the first we have added to our inventory in 43 years. There is no volume or issue number, however this title began August 1, 1862. This issue is dated from the midst of the Chickamauga Campaign in Southeastern Tennessee and Northwestern Georgia. Although it began as a folio size, four page newspaper, at this point it was reduced to a smaller size, single sheet. And this issue being a broadside, it is blank on the reverse. The format makes it appear much like a "camp" newspaper as the exigencies of war in its backyard must certainly have caused a struggle for... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:24

$4,450.00
179600

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Rights Leader Sentenced 4 Months in Prison 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392724080201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Oct. 26, 1960 * Martin Luther King Jr. * Sentence to 4 months * re. Atlanta sit-ins The top of page 13-C has a one column heading: "King Gets 4-Mo. Term in Georgia" (see) Complete with 70+ pages, small library stamp within masthead, minor margin wear, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. source: "The King Legacy": On January 20, MLK moves to Atlanta and becomes co-pastor, with his father, at the Ebenezer Baptist Church. Lunch counter sit-ins begin on February 1 in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee is founded on April 15 to coordinate student protests at Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina, and elsewhere. MLK is the keynote speaker at... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:35

$52.00
179562

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372981886820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, October 20, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the Civil War reports inside are: "Prentice's Tribute to his Rebel Son" "From Arkansas" "Progress and Events of the War" which takes over a full column; "Co. F, 30th Regt. Alabama Vols." "From Gen. Marchall's Command" and much more. See also the detailed ad for the sale of land "and Eight Likely Negroes!" Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, light toning, light water stains near the top & bottom do not d... See More  

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:11

$134.00
179549

Joel Chandler Harris' Own Collection Only Confederate PLANTATION 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392721923452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Oct. 6, 1862 * Only known title to be published on a Southern Plantation (Turnwold Plantation) * From Joel Chandler Harris's own personal collection * Non-J.C.H. issues are quite valuable in and of themselves * Battle of Antietam - Sharpsburg, Maryland A fascinating little newspaper which perhaps is most famous for being the only newspaper published on a Southern plantation. It was published by Joseph A. Turner on his plantation named “Turnwold" some 9 miles from Eatonton. He used the “Countryman” to voice his pro-Confederate views as a staunch advocate of slavery. Also of interest is the "printer' devil" (typesetter) for Mr. Turner was Joel Candle... See More  

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:03

$420.00
179469

JESSE JAMES Younger Brothers - Otterville Missouri Train Robbery 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392716957984

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1876 * Jesse James Gang... Younger Brothers * Otterville, Missouri Train robbery The front page has: "The Missouri Railroad Robbers" with subheads: "Bodies of Men in Pursuit of the Outlaws--Their Capture Hourly Expected--The Adams Express Company's Loss" with some details, and closing with: "...There is reason to believe that the notorious Missouri bandits, the James and Younger boys, were engaged in the robbery." History would prove them correct as Jesse & Frank James, and Cole, Bob & Jim Younger, among others, robbed the Missouri Pacific Railroad on July 7. The front page also has a report of a revolt among African-Americans in Georgia, headed: "The Disturbance at Hamburg" "Six Negroes ... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:33

$95.00
179460

BATTLE OF TIPPECANOE William Henry Harrison - TECUMSEH & Indians 1811 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372977276558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 28, 1811 * Battle of Tippecanoe * William Henry Harrison Perhaps the prime content in this issue is a report on the Battle of Tippecanoe, headed: "Battle On The Wabash" and prefaced with: "...message from the President of the United States, enclosing governor Harrison's two letters...on the late engagement with the Indians..." with the complete text taking nearly 4 pages. (see photos for portions), including the note signed in type: James Madison, and the detailed battle report signed: William Henry Harrison. There is also another report datelined "Vincennes, 4th Dec. 1811" on the battle, signed: William Henry Harrison. Included also are the census reports for Georgia, North Ca... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:27

$68.00
179424

FUGITIVE SLAVES Savannah GA Martial Law NEW BERN NC Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715325126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 24, 1862 * Fugitive slaves * Savannah, Georgia martial law * New Bern, North Carolina This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE RETURN OF FUGITIVE SLAVES", "The President's Position on the Question", "FROM PORT ROYAL", "General Sherman's Anomalous Position", "MARTIAL LAW AT SAVANNAH", "FROM FORTRESS MONROE", "They Expect An Attack At Newbern" 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 very pliable and easy to handle. Minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:21

$36.00
179252

FORT PULASKI Tybee Island GA Chatham Co. Georgia Civil War MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967712307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 3, 1861 * Fort Pulaski Georgia * Tybee Island GA * Map, diagram and illustration Much of the front page is taken up with a large & detailed map headed: "The Entrance To Savannah River" along with two diagrams of Fort Pulaski. There are related front page column headlines. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:00

$52.00
179250

ANDERSONVILLE Civil War Prison CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ Execution 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392704512789

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 March 27, 2020 08:59

$59.00
179248

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392704512243

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 March 27, 2020 08:58

$110.00
179246

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967711306

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 March 27, 2020 08:58

$87.00
179109

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1861 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696260736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 25, 1861 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Another Letter from the Rev. H. A. Henderson--Affairs in Kentucky" "Camp Life In Texas--A Queer Case of Cholera" and other items including a great wealth of ads. War news continues on the inside pages with: "The Northern Newspaper Press" " "Health of the Camp" "The Poor Old Lady at Manassas" "More Aid for the Sick Soldiers" "Camp Cobb--16th Regiment Georgia Volunteers" "Our Navy" "Army of the Potomac" "News from Baltimore & Harper's Ferry" "Southern War News" "From Kentucky" and much more. The back page is filled with ads including six u... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:36

$83.00
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