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176619

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837146825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 27, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * re. President Abraham Lincoln * Battle of Perryville, Kentucky Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Page 2 has a fascinating & lengthy article: "Lincoln and His Proclamation" which is full of hatred towards him, including: "I see the Devil has given us a parting kick, via Washington City, by that imp of darkness, Abe Lincoln...expressed the opinion that Lincoln was the most vile and bitter enemy the South ever had Time has proved the correctness of that opinion..." and more, going on to comment concerning the Emancipation Procl... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 07:23

$192.00
176293

THE WANDERER Last Cargo of African Slaves Blacks Ship LANDS South 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372821350562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, December 13, 1858 * The Wanderer (slave ship) lands in Georgia The top of page 4 has a report with small heading: "Is the Slave Trade Reopened ?" with a Savannah dateline. This is an infamous ship, as the Wanderer's notoriety is that it delivered the last load of African slaves to America (see hyperlink for corroboration). See mages for reporting here. Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, small printing flaw at the beginning of mentioned report (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 29, 2019 13:59

$48.00
176267

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820043151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 11, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Rebel account Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page includes: "Charleston" "Yankee Agents In England" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" "Prisoners" "Sale of Negroes in Georgia" with a list of names, ages and prices--fascinating; "Another Attack On Charleston" "Our Army in the North" and other items. But the prime content on the front page would be two reports, one headed: "From General Lee's Army" which has reports on his army's retreat back to Virginia following the Battle of Gettysburg, including: "...letter...from a wounded officer...gives some news of interest concern... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:21

$870.00
176065

CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy Overland Campaign1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392492449567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 9, 1864 * Grant's Overland Campaign nears Richmond Not only a newspaper from the Confederate States, but from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The War News", "City Intelligence", "Additional From the North", "Butler's Operations--What Were His Instructions", "Another of Our Men Shot", "The Next Presidency--Who Will Be the Man--Lincoln's Chances", "From the Armies In Georgia", "Operations West of the Mississippi" & other smaller items. The back page has an editorial concerning the siege of Richmond, beginning: "The siege of Richmond has fairly commenced, says the Yankee dispatch from headquarters. Why, we thought it was over & finished. Richmond herself... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2019 11:13

$78.00
176064

Very Rare CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Chattanooga Tennessee Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392492449343

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY REBEL, Chattanooga, Tennessee, June 18, 1863 * Very rare Confederate publication * Second Battle of Winchester, Virginia An extremely rare broadside newspaper and a great title for a Confederate newspaper. This is the vol. 1 number 270 issue of a title which began August 1, 1862. This issue is dated from just prior to the Confederate invasion of the North and the Battle of Gettysburg. This is a folio size newspaper having 4 pages, however much as we have seen in a few other newspapers, the layout is such that page 1 has the spine at the right side with printing on the one side only. The reverse is blank. The front page has column heads noting: "Glorious Victory in Virginia!" "Millroy's Whole Army Captur... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2019 11:12

$3,350.00
176652

Historic NEW ENGLAND RESTRAINING ACT Pre Rev. War 1775 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372838474934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Sept. 2, 1775 * The New England Restraining Act * Pre Revolutionary tension w/ England * John Hancock gets married Taking nearly one-third of the front page and most of page 2 is the extension of the very historic New England Restraining Act by Parliament. This was the King's response to the American colonies' decision to boycott British goods. The Act provided that New England's trade be limited to Britain and the British West Indies, trade with other nations prohibited effective July 1, 1775. In April 1775, after news was received in London that colonies outside of New England had joined the Continental Association, a second restraining Act was passed to include the colonies of Pen... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2019 08:04

$899.99
176632

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372837323235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Sept. 29, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Results of the Summer Campaign" "Hood's New Movement" "From the Georgia Front--Affairs at Atlanta" "Latest From the Valley" "and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, 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 surprising that South Carolina lead the charge in forming the new Confederate States of America.

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Ends November 18, 2019 11:21

$74.99
175965

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tory Title 1776 Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806614915

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, April 6, 1776 * Rare Revolutionary War era title * Tory issue from Pennsylvania * Great year to have (1776) This was a decidedly Tory newspaper, supportive of the British efforts in America. This newspaper ended publication in June, 1778 when the British evacuated the city. Half of the front page is a letter signed by: A Settled Citizen" which relates to England and mentions in part: "...the late remarkable event of the British troops evacuating Boston...If, my countrymen, the general happiness of America is the object we aim at, the thought of a reasonable reconciliation cannot be driven from us. Independence will not produce happiness..." with much more. Page 2 has news from C... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:45

$665.00
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
175263

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772624647

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

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:17

$28.00
175260

Rare CONFEDERATE (Cotton) STATES & Fort Pulaski Civil War MAPS 1862 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429801161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1862 * Southern Confederate states map The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In the Cotton States." showing all or portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida & Tennessee. The other map is on the front page of the "Supplement", which has its own masthead, the map headed: "The Feu D'Enfer At Fort Pulaski" with related text as well. Complete in 12 pages with the "Supplement", very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:16

$78.00
175202

ANTI-SLAVERY Slaves Poem & Early Hawaiian Islands Inhabitants 1791 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372767140589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, September, 1791 * Early Hawaiian Islands * Anti-slavery poem Among the articles are: "Some Account of the Inhabitants of the Sandwich Islands" which is Hawaii; "Animated Portrait of African Servitude" "On the Power of Money" & much more. Of note is a poem titled: "Monimba: A True Story", an anti-slavery poem which depicts a fictional, pregnant Igbo slave who committed suicide on a slave ship destined for Jamaica. The poem is an example of the stereotype of Igbo slaves in the Americas. The plate called for is present, titled: "The Old Soldier" (heavily foxed as usual) with an accompanying article. Near the back is: "Domestick Chronicle" which has the latest news items from Ge... See More  

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Ends October 11, 2019 12:09

$93.00
175145

TEXAS A&M AGGIES - USC Trojans Clemson Tigers Bowls Win FOOTBALL 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764749067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 2, 1940 * Rose Bowl: USC Trojans vs. Tennessee Volunteers * Orange Bowl: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Missouri Tigers * Sugar Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies vs. Tulane * Cotton Bowl: Clemson Tigers vs. Boston College Eagles The sport's section (page 18) has first report coverage on the 4 major bowl games with various headings. (see images) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:58

$45.00
175091

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Gene Sarazen Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764723720

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 9, 1935 * Gerne Sarazen wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * Just the 2nd Masters ever played The top of page 18 has a two column heading: "Sarazen Plays Flawlessly, Beats Wood by Five Strokes" with subhead. First report coverage on Gene Sarazen winning the 1935 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Complete with all 22 pages, light and some wear at the margins, more so along the spine which affects the master's report, otherwise good.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:23

$40.00
174904

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392391776539

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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2019 14:54

$42.00
174842

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742757896

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 September 19, 2019 15:04

$112.00
174805

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Byron Nelson Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372740417377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1937 * Byron Nelson wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 23) has a banner headline: "Record-Equaling 32 on Last Nine Wins for Nelson in Augusta Golf Tourney" with subheads, 2 photos and scores. First report coverage on Byron Nelson winning the 1937 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 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into t... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2019 14:53

$67.00
174744

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs GA Georgia DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383786783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE--EXTRA, April 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII The large ftpg. headline announces: "F.D.R. DIES ! " in dramatic fashion, with the letters dropped out of a black box. A related Subhead: "The President Cerebral Hemorrhage Cause Of Death at Warm Springs; Truman Is Sworn Into Office" with more, including a large photo of him. The complete first section with pages 1-12, some wear at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:39

$39.00
174737

GONE WITH THE WIND Movie Film Premieres in Atlanta GA Georgia 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392382908492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 16, 1939 * Gone With The Wind - film - movie * Premiere in Atlanta, Georgia (1st report) * Clark Gable - Vivien Leigh - Leslie Howard Here is a report on the most successful movie of all time in terms of ticket sales. The front page has a one column heading: "Atlanta Cheers 'Gone With Wind'" Related photo is on page 5. (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with archival mend along the right margin, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 14, 2019 15:01

$62.00
174697

Very 1st THE MASTERS Golf Tournament Day One w/ BOBBY JONES 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372737974288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, March 22, 1934 * 1st Masters Tournament * 1st day of play - Augusta GA Page 32 has a banner headline: "Runyan Stroke Ahead of Jones at Turn in First Round of Masters' Tourney" with subheads. see) This was the very first day of the 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Complete with all 40 pages, binding slits along the spine, some margin wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The first "Augusta National Invitation" Tournament, as the Masters was originally known, began on March 22, 1934, and was won by Horton Smith. The present name was adopted in 1939. The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters, or The U.S. Masters outside of the Unite... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 10:47

$57.00
174624

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374155947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, June 16, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. 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 Peace Meeting In New York--Resolutions & Speeches" "From Fredericksburg" "Straight Abolitionist--Conway Again" "Flying Dutchmen" "Not Despondent Yet" "Norther Papers" "Evils of Blockade Running" "The Confederate Currency" "A Novel Attempt to Run the Blockade" and more. The back page includes: "Gen. Lee's Movements--Federal Speculations" "Vicksburg" "The Late Cavalry Battle In Virginia--Th... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:20

$154.00
174543

Very Rare CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Chattanooga Tennessee Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370636411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY REBEL, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sept. 1, 1863 * Very rare Confederate item * Chickamauga campaign 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 the printing... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:31

$4,150.00
174533

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh North Carolina CIVIL WAR Savannah Georgia1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369844142

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

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:18

$167.00
174439

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination JUDAICA 1916 Newpaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363644325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29, 1916 * Louis D. Brandeis nomination * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page carries a single column headline "Brandeis Is Named To Succeed Lamar" with subhead "Nomination Causes Great Surprise, and It Seems Certain There Will Be Gift Against Confirmation". "...The senate received the nomination with unconcealed surprise in which all official Washington joined because Mr. Brandeis had not been mentioned among the long list of eligibles which President Wilson considered, or among an equally long list of aspirants who presented indorsements...". Mr. Brandeis became the first Jewish Supreme Court Justice. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day ... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:15

$88.00
174204

Confederate Account Version of the BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352581174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON MORNING JOURNAL, August 1, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Confederate version Page 2 begins with nearly two column headed: "Rebel Account of the Battle of Gettysburg" which offers an interesting perspective from the Confederate point of view. The subheads include: "Preliminary Fighting--Rebel Mistake" Fighting on the 2nd--Rebel Successes" "Why The Battle Was Lost" "A Georgian Brigade" "The Rebel Storming Party "General Anderson Held Responsible for the Rebel Defeat" "The Retreat To Virginia" and more. Tremendous detail. Pg. 2 also has a small report: "The Dead At Gettysburg - No Disinterments Allowed For Two Months". Four page, some small losses at the blank margins, some discrete archival mends inside, gene... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:12

$64.00
174179

GEORGIA SECESSSION from Union Abraham Lincoln as President Elect 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352566724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, January 20, 1861 * President-elect Abraham Lincoln * The Civil War about to begin * Georgia secedes from the Union The front page has some ominous reports concerning the troubles in the South which would soon lead to the Civil War, with first column heads including: "The Revolution" "Important News from the South" "Projected Seizure of Fort Pickens, Pensacola" "The Responsibility of Civil War Thrown on the Lincoln Administration" "Secession of Georgia From The Union" "Call for a State Convention in Missouri" "Interesting Reports from South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, and Virginia" and more. Page 4 has a report headed: "The New Administration" "The Scramble at Springfield for the Spoils" with a ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:54

$37.00
171685

MONITOR vs. MERRIMACK Ironclads Naval Battle & 3 MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372632421880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, March 11, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Back page heads report the famous naval battle at Hampton Roads, Virginia, between the Monitor and Merrimac: "The Battle In Hampton Roads" "Interesting Details of the Two Days' Fighting" "How The Cumberland Was Sunk by the Merrimac" "The Congress Set on Fire and Blown Up" "Probably About a Hundred Lives Lost on the Cumberland" "The Terrific Engagement Between the Merrimac and the Monitor" "'The Battle Of The Giants'" "A Large Hole Stove in the side of the Merrimac" "Lieut. Worden Wounded". Content takes three columns. The front page has three maps headed: "Commodore Dupont's Operations In Georgia And Flori... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2019 12:04

$132.00
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
173974

GAINESVILLE GA Georgia & Tupelo MS Mississippi TORNADOES Disaster 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392329502739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 6, 1936 * Gainesville, Georgia * Tupelo, Mississippi * Tornadoes disaster The front page has a great banner headline: "1,000 FEARED DEAD IN TORONTO" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning, some margin wear with a few small tears with slight text loss, generally good.

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Ends August 05, 2019 15:27

$48.00
173930

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA Georgia Campaign Civil War MAPS 1863 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326556167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 3, 1863 * Rare Civil War title * Battle of Chickamauga * Georgia campaign map A tremendous amount of war reporting within these 16 pages, subtitled: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces". Included are articles headed: "The Military Situation" which takes the entire ftpg. Page 2 has a very nice map headed: "The Scene Of The Georgia Campaign" and a smaller map on page 3 (see). These maps related to: "The Battle of Chickamauga Creek" which has lengthy text here as well. "The Georgia Campaign" "Rifle Corps" Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends August 02, 2019 15:06

$38.00
173918

CAPTURE OF COLUMBIA William T. Sherman Civil War MAP South Flag 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326245134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1865 * Columbia SC - South Carolina Map * Robert E. Lee correspondence * Rare Confederate flag illustration The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "SHERMAN IN THE HEART OF SOUTH CAROLINA. Occupation of Columbia, the State Capital---Probable Evacuation of Charleston." Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War include: "SHERMAN" "Columbia Ours!" "Occupation of the Capital of South Carolina" "Beauregard Officially Announces that Sherman Reached the City on Feb. 17" "Charleston Is Being Evacuated" "The Rebels Admit that the Occupation of Columbia Necessitates the Fall of Charleston" "Rumored Capture of Augusta, Georgia" 'THE SOUTH" "Rumored Evacuation o... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2019 09:05

$62.00
173916

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC w/ Battle of Chickamauga 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326244647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 10, 1863 * From the origin of the Civil War * Battle of Chickamauga - Georgia The front page has over two columns taken up with: "A Connected Account Of The Battle of Chickamauga" with terrific detail. Also on the ftpg: "Treatment of Our Prisoners by the Enemy--Affairs in Baltimore" "The President's Movements" "News From Mobile" "News From Richmond" & "The Operations of Scott's Cavalry". The bkpg. includes: "The Siege--Grand Review of the Forces on James Island" and a wealth of ads & notices. Single sheet, ink stain hole at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2019 09:03

$93.00
173875

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Ben Hogan Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372698859938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 13, 1953 * Ben Hogan wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 12) has a two column heading: "Mighty Ben Hogan Wins Masters Title With 274" with photo and scores. First report coverage on Ben Hogan winning the 1953 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:17

$48.00
173798

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Victory Proclamation & Fall of Atlanta 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392319923944

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Sept. 10, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation * Fall of Atlanta - Georgia Page 4 begins with a Proclamation of: "Thanksgiving For Victories" at Fort Powell, Mobile, Fort Gaines & Fort Morgan, signed in type: A. Lincoln. Also inside: "Colored Men & the President" "The Surrender of Fort Morgan" "Capture of Atlanta" "John Morgan Killed" & much more. Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, clear tape mends across several pages, otherwise good.

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Ends July 25, 2019 14:26

$37.00
173791

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Murder & Gen. Richard Taylor Surrenders CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372696401831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 12, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination mourning borders * Confederate General Richard Taylor surrenders All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of the death of President Abraham Lincoln. The front page has: "Surrender of Dick Taylor" "It Occurs on the 4th Inst." "The Terms the Same as Those Accorded Lee" "Richmond" "Our Returning Heroes..." and more. Page 5 has: "The Assassination" "The Trial of the Conspirators--No Reporters Admitted" "Davis In Georgia" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 25, 2019 14:22

$48.00
173692

Rare CONFEDERATE Lee to Gettysburg & Stonewall Jackson Death 1863 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317721926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, June 20, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Prelude to the Battle of Gettysburg * On the death of Stonewall Jackson If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are 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 A... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2019 07:31

$189.00
173676

ATLANTA FALCONS Are BORN NFL Football Franchise Awarded 1st Time 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317298773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, Single leaf only, July 1, 1965 * Atlanta Falcons get franchise team (1st report) * NFL football - Georgia * SINGLE LEAF ONLY *********** Here is a single page cut out of a damaged issue (pages 19 & 20 only) which has a two column heading: "Atlanta Gains NFL Franchise For $9 Million" with a large portion of the text. Still nice for framing as is. Single leaf only (pages 19 & 20). a little irregular along the left margin, SOLD AS IS. wikipedia notes: The Atlanta Falcons franchise began on June 30, 1965 when NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle granted ownership to Rankin Smith Sr. The expansion team was awarded the first pick in the 1966 NFL Draft as well as the final pick in each of the fir... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2019 15:13

$27.00
173568

GONE WITH THE WIND Movie Film Premieres Atlanta Georgia (Day Of) 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372690012722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 15, 1939 * Gone With The Wind film premiere in Atlanta Ga (day of) * Clark Gable - Vivien Leigh - Leslie Howard Here is a great report on the most successful movie of all time in terms of ticket sales. The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Atlanta to See if it's True What THEY Say About Dixie" with subhead. Reporting continues on page 31 with related photo. Page 30 has a related advertisement. (see) A historic issue on one of the greatest films of all time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, a few small tape mends alon... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2019 14:49

$67.00
173517

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy Edinburgh SCOTLAND 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372689350133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, April 19, 1779 * Rare Revolutionary War era title Two columns on pages 1 & 2 are taken up with: "Travels Through the Interior Parts of North America in the Years 1766, 1767, and 17678. By J. Carver..." which has some interesting reading. One item notes: "...many obstructions would arise to my scheme from the want of good maps and charts; for the French, whilst they retained their power in North America, had taken every artful method to keep all others nations, particularly the English, in ignorance of the concerns of the interior parts of it: and to accomplish this design with the greater certainty they had published inaccurate maps & false accounts, calling the different nations of t... See More  

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:18

$59.00
173449

Pre Civil War TENSIONS Southern Rebellion Nears w/ Fort Sumter 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392312289792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 17, 1861 * Pre Civil War tensions w/ Fort Sumter * Abraham Lincoln as president elect The top of the first column has heads on the troubling events that would lead to the Civil War in a few months; "THE REVOLUTION" "Refusal of the President to Surrender Fort Sumter" "Major Anderson Ordered to Defend It to the Last" "A Bloody Battle Between the South Carolinians and Federal Forces Expected" "Reported Outrages of the Secessionists on the Mississippi River" "Mr. Garnett's Speech on the Crisis" "The Georgia State Convention". Page 4 has related column heads: "Important From Springfield" "The President Elect & His Views on the Crisis" "He Would Be Disposed to Support a Liberal Compromise, But he Fea... See More  

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Ends July 11, 2019 08:56

$37.00
173397

DICK TAYLOR SURRENDERS & Jefferson Davis Flight 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392310254970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1865 * Dick Taylor surrenders * Jefferson Davis on the run * Union soldiers coming home Among the front page column heads on the events immediately following the Civil War are: "HOMEWARD BOUND" "The Army of the Potomac in Richmond" "40,000 Heroes March Through that City" "FLIGHT OF JEFF. DAVIS" "He Was at Washington, Georgia, on the 4th" "Stoneman's Rough Riders Close Upon His Heels" "Jeff's Council of War Broken Up in a Hurry" "The Unhappy Rebel Heading for the Mississippi" "ANOTHER SURRENDER" "Dick Taylor Abandons the Rebel Cause" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some wrinkling near margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2019 07:08

$38.00
173184

LEO FRANK Lynching MOB Breaks into Jail - Mary Phagan Murderer ? 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676944212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 17, 1915 * Leo Frank taken from jail * Lynched - lynching (early, same day report) * Mary Phagan murderer ? * Judaica - Jewish - Jew The top of the ftpg. has column heads: "LEO FRANK LYNCHED" "Armed Men Take Home from Georgia Prison" "Near Marietta He Is Hanged to a Tree" "Marietta Was Murdered Mary Phagan's Home" "Lynchers Work Out Well-Organized Plan" with the text taking over a full column. Other subheads as well. 12 pages, nice condition, but it is somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully. Four binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:28

$49.00
172949

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Sam Snead Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297362991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 13, 1954 * Sam Snead wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The front page has a three column heading: "Snead Captures Masters Title" with subhead & photo. More in the sport's section (page 34) with 2 more related photos. First report coverage on Sam Snead winning the 1954 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:45

$62.00
172541

VIRGINIA GAZETTE Very Rare Colonial Williamsburg Pre Rev. War 1775 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284199910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VIRGINIA GAZETTE, Williamsburg, March 10, 1775 * John Hancock and the Massachusetts Bay colonists - calls for a Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer to Almighty God * Rare mention of the non-Negro slave trade * Georgia agreement - the Continental Association * Virginia troops commended This newspaper was published by Alexander Purdie, a distinction to be made since there were three newspapers of this title printed in Williamsburg during the early period of the Revolutionary War. A very rare opportunity for a scarce title from colonial Virginia. Part of the front page has a report on the ship St. Stephen, noting in part: "...This vessel has long been employed in the Guinea trade in a new way...He trades in gold dust..... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 15:14

$6,950.00
172533

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Southern Events 1779 Providence RI Rhode Island Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284185884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PROVIDENCE GAZETTE & COUNTRY JOURNAL, Rhode Island, Nov. 6, 1779 * American Revolutionary War * Southern events - Georgia & more Most of the first column is taken up with the details of a non-exportation act by the state of Rhode Island, similar to that enacted by Massachusetts & Connecticut. Included are the penalties for those found guilty. Also an act for: "...the Preservation of the Public Buildings in this State erected or improved for the Use of the Army...". More acts on page 2. Page 2 has a letter from Charleston noting: "...we hear that almost every man in that place & all the troops that could be collected, had gone to Georgia to co-operate with count d'Estaing in the reduction of that state; that a num... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:51

$615.00
172519

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284011443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, August 17, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "The War In Virginia" "From Gen. Lee's Army" "Reported Fighting at Brock's Gap" "News From the Islands" "Tennessee Intelligence" "Fight at Sparta" "From Rosecrans' Army--No Large Operations To be Undertaken by Him--Some Raids to be Inaugurated" "The Siege of Vicksburg" "The Supply Of Men" "Another Nashvillian Arrested" "From The Trans-Mississippi" and other items. But perhaps the best item in the newspaper is the lengthy front page letter: "To the Soldiers Of the Confederate States" in which he attempts to rally the troop... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:56

$177.00
172498

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372658537395

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 a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 24, 2019 15:30

$47.00
172352

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate Leader Irwinville GA Georgia CAPTURED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278861096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured (1st report) * Irwinville, Irwin County, Georgia A very historic issue with larger heads than typical: "GLORIOUS ! " "JEFF. DAVIS CAPTURED" "Official Announcement by Secretary Stanton" "Davis and His Family Surprised at Irwinsville" "The Fourth Michigan Cavalry are the Fortunate boys" "They Surround the Arch Rebel at Daylight on Wednesday" "Nearly All of Davis' Personal Staff Captured" with more. Nice to have in this venerable newspaper title. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:05

$122.00
172172

STONE MOUNTAIN Confederate Memorial Carving Robert E. Lee UNVEIL 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372648944896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1928 * Stone Mountain, Georgia * Confederate Memorial unveiling * General Robert E. Lee carving The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WALKER ACCEPTS MOUNTAIN STATUE OF LEE FOR NATION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the unveiling of the Confederate Memorial carving at Stone Mountain in Georgia. Lengthy report continues on page 3 with 2 related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 09, 2019 14:38

$62.00
172027

BOBBY GRIER Breaks Color Barrier at SUGAR BOWL College Football 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372644237489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Dec. 3, 1956 * Bobby Grier breaks color barrier * 1956 Sugar Bowl classic * Georgia Tech vs. Pitt The top of page 23 has a two column heading: "Tainted Tech Tally Beats Pitt Team, 7-0" with subhead and lineups. (see) Other major bowl games reported as well. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikiedpia notes: Bobby Grier was the first African American football player to break the color barrier of the United States collegiate Sugar Bowl game, in 1956, which is held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Particularly in the deep South, the mid-1950s was a period of strident racial segregation for sports, as well as other areas of life. At the time, Grier's part... See More  

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Ends May 03, 2019 09:51

$67.00
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