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185175

Nice ABRAHAM LINCOLN Lying in State at Capitol re. Assassination 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286620685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, April 21, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Lying in State at the Capitol * Hunt for the assassins continue Graphically this a very appealing issue, as all columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered, plus at the very top above the masthead is a black-bordered banner: "The Nation Mourns Its Loss." Half of the first column is taken up with funeral-related heads including: "THE REMAINS of PRESIDENT LINCOLN ! " "They Are Lying in State at the Capitol" "Thousands of People Viewing The Corpse" "A Great National Sorrowing!" "The Silent Homage of a Weeping People!" "The Remains Leave To-morrow for Baltimore" "The Capture of an Assassin!" "Atzeroth Taken in Maryland!" "The Soldiers Want to Lynch H... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:12

$163.00
185172

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986291341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, May 16, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War * President Jefferson Davis This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Pages 1, 2 & 4 have various war reports with heads including: "From Richmond--Repulse of the Terrible Iron Clad Gunboats...Our Men in High Spirits" "Proclamation of Gov. Letcher--Resolved to Defend the City to the Last" "The Latest News" "The Battle of Armageddon" and more. The back page has a nice report: "The Destruction of the Merrimac" There is also a Proclamation" concerning martial law in South Carolina, signed in type  by: Jefferson Davis. Four pages, minor rubbing at the fold, nice con... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:08

$82.00
185170

Rare LAWRENCE KS Douglas County Kansas Civil War Era w/ MORMONS 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286613894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Jan. 1, 1863  * Rare Western title * Mormons - Mormonism The front page has: "Momonism & Double Love" which is a report of a man conflicted by being in love with two woman, who then encounters a Mormon emigrant who converts the 3 of them and thus resolves the problem. Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:07

$49.00
185115

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284470238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, August 31, 1861  * Very rare Confederate title Here is an uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports inside are: "Keep on Giving" "The Truth" which includes a bit: "...Mr. Lincoln has unwittingly been a benefactor to the South. He has taught us the inestimable blessings of self-reliance and independence. He has compelled us to look to ourselves..." with more (see); "A Word to Subscribers" "Suppressing the Tribune & News" "The Army McCulloch Has Beaten" and more. Four pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:38

$370.00
185022

Rare FULL PAGE Civil War MAP & Monitor vs. Merrimack Ironclads 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392978318214

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 12, 1862  * Rare full front page civil war map * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack Simply an incredible Civil War map newspaper, as the entire front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "THE EVACUATION OF MANASSAS. The Stars and Stripes Waving Over the Late Stronghold of the Rebels--The Seat of War in Eastern Virginia." This map is very detailed and shows from Baltimore to Newport News, to Charlottesville and everywhere in between. Of added significance is the page two report on the Monitor versus Merrimac with heads: "Iron Clad Ships" "Their Great Value as Vessels-of-War" "The Great Trial Battle Between the Monitor and Merrimac" "The Great Trial Battle" followed by a great... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2020 14:08

$138.00
185021

Rare U.S. MILITARY Civil War General George B. McClellan 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392978317963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 13, 1864  * Rare Union military title As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Among the war-related items are those headed: "General McClellan's Report" "The Military Situation" "The Condition of the South" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The Rebel Military Bills" "Our Steam Navy" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 13, 2020 14:08

$28.00
184884

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators DEATH Sentence Surratt 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392971172398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 7, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln conspirators guilty * Mary Surratt & others - death sentence A significant issue on the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln, as the first column has the historic report:" THE ASSASSINATION" "All the Prisoners Found Guilty" "Payne, Harrold, Atzerodt and Mrs. Surratt to be Hanged To-Day" "Dr. Mudd, Arnold and O'Laughlin to be Imprisoned for Life" "How the Assassins Received the News" "Mrs. Surratt Begs for More Time" with a bit more, with the text on these reports taking about a full column. The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with other reports concerning the end of the Civil War, with  "From Texas--Galveston Occupied by Colored Troops--Dreariness & Desol... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2020 06:16

$155.00
184802

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Lee vs. Grant w/ Virginia MAP 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373255795585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1864  * Battle of the Wilderness w/ map * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The Battle Of The Wilderness". Among the nice first column heads are: "RICHMOND !" "Grant's Army in Splendid Condition" "Warren's Corps in a Stubborn Fight on Sunday" "The Rebels Without Rations" "The Rebel Accounts" "Panic In Richmond" and more (see). Much text on the Battle of the Wilderness as well. Included is the single sheet "Supplement". Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 05, 2020 07:38

$52.00
184798

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373255790342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 18, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Pages 1, 2 & 4 have various war reports with heads including: "From Richmond" "Latest Northern Intelligence..." "From New Orleans" "The Cotton Question" "Confederate War Tax" "Surrender of Mason & Slidell" and more. Four pages, two discrete archival mends inside, nice condition.

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Ends November 05, 2020 07:36

$75.00
185245

1865 ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination MURDER Funeral Old New York Times Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373292491648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination funeral * Black mourning column borders Much good content in this issue, which has all columns on all 8 pages black-bordered due to the death of Lincoln. The front page has one column heads including: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Condition of Secretary Seward Improving" "New Facts About the Murderers" "Preparations for the President's Funeral" "Description of the Assassins" "Reward of Thirty Thousand Dollars Offered for Their Apprehension" "Additional Details of the Conspiracy" and more, with some great text from just 3 days after Lincoln's death. Also: "Capture of Mobile" "The Last of the Coast Cities in Our Possession" "The City Surrendered on the 9th inst. ... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:55

$179.99
185236

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392989514250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Nov. 24, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that it has the word “Southern” in the title. The front page has: "War News - The Situation In Georgia" "From Richmond" and more. Also wealth of ads including: "Solomon Cohen, Dealer In Slaves" The back has a wealth of news including much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress". Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins. A very small library stamp above the masthead, a minor repair at the blank spine, generally very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 08:56

$99.99
184691

FINAL DAYS of the American Civil War Lee's Surrender Close 3/30/1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961818478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 30, 1865 * Final day s of the American Civil War * Surrender of Robert E. Lee close Page 4 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$28.00
184676

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241346899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862  * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners  Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,000 Men to the Cumberland" and... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:57

$34.00
185155

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Petersburg Siege 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373286052760

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 17, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..."  (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 27, 2020 08:50

$34.99
185152

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nearing End 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392985851044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 23, 1864  * 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: "From Georgia" "Later from the North" has: "...reports that Beauregard was marching against the city with a large force from Corinth..."; "Congressional" and a short bit: "From Richmond" which notes: "It is reported there was a fight at Strawberry Plains today & three hundred negroes killed. No official news." There is a lengthy list of the: "North C... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2020 08:32

$154.99
185149

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President & Fugitive CAPTURE 1865 Military Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373286018756

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 20, 1865  * Capture of Jefferson Davis The front page has an article headed "The Military Situation" and beginning: "The pursuit & capture of Jeff. Davis, the surrender of Taylor, and the concentration of the National Armies around Washington, are...the three principal military events worthy of consideration...". Within is another article: "The Capture of Davis" begins: "The capture of the great Conspirator has followed very swiftly upon the fall of the Rebellion he was so prominent in inaugurating. Six short weeks before this wretched fugitive ruled with a rod of iron..." with more (see for portions) taking two-thirds of a page & detailing how he was caught in woman's clothes. Sixte... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2020 08:20

$59.99
184593

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373230651681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 18, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The back page has an interesting editorial which begins: "Recent transactions warrant the declaration that the enemy have ceased to fight as well as they did in the 2nd and 3rd years of the war. They have been defeated in Florida with a force on our part of but one to three. They were routed in Mississippi..." and more. The editorial takes over a full column. Also on the back page: "Additional From The North" "The Finances of the North--Alarming Accumulation of Debt" "Address of the Governor of Louisiana to the People of New Orleans" "An Interview Between General Lee and General McClellan" "Lincoln's Jokes" and other items. Complete as a singl... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2020 08:58

$82.00
184561

ABRAHAM LINCOLN General War Orders 1, 2 & 3 Type Signed 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373228322096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CIRCULAR, Oneida, New York, March 20, 1862  * President Abraham Lincoln * General War Orders No. 1, 2 & 3 Included is an article titled: "Late News - The President's War Orders", which includes the text of 3 orders (General Orders 1, 2, and 3), each signed in block type by the President: Abraham Lincoln. Page 2 has an intriguing article: "The Black Scholar" which is quite lengthy. A tabloid size newspaper from the famous Oneida Community in New York, an early "commune" in experimental living. Various religiously-themed content but a bit of reporting of news of the day as well. An interesting title from this interesting community in in upstate New York. Complete in 4 pages, 11 1/2 x 17 inches. ... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2020 07:29

$42.00
184537

Actor JOHN WILKES BOOTH Abraham Lincoln Assassin Found & KILLED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952340745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 27, 1865  * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Page 2 has an early report on the death of John Wilkes Booth as most newspaper reported the event on the 28th. A page 2 column is headed with: "IMPORTANT NEWS!" "The Assassin Booth and an Accomplice Driven From their Hiding Place!" "Booth Shot And Killed!" "His Accomplice Captured!" and other items relating to the later events of the Civil War. Some content also on the Lincoln funeral. Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:00

$118.00
184531

ENGLISH CRICKET TEAM Surrey 11 & Battle of Bull Run Va. PRINTS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226064259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, August 31, 1861  * The Surrey eleven cricket team portrait * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas (in America) Inside has: "The Surrey Eleven" with a full page portrait of the cricket team. Another full-page print has: "The Civil War In America: Engagement Between The 71st New York And An Alabama Regiment At The Battle Of Bull Run". Other prints include: "Regatta at Halifax Harbor, Nova Scotia" "General View of Sydney, New South Wales" and more. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:55

$53.00
184528

MARCH TO THE SEA William T. Sherman Savannah NASHVILLE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226061458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 19, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea to Savannah * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee Over half of the first column on page 1 is taken up with some great and larger-than-normal heads on Yankee successes in the South, including: "VICTORY ! " "Sherman at Savannah--Thomas in Tennessee" "Great News From Both Armies" "The First Official Dispatch from Gen. Sherman" "His Short Record of the Great Campaign" "SAVANNAH INVESTED" "Sherman's Army In Splendid Order" "THE TENNESSEE NEWS" "The Great Triumph of Gen. Thomas Near Nashville" "The Victory Over Hood" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:54

$72.00
184521

1862 CONFEDERATE w/ Benjamin "Beast" Butler RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373225975090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, May 30, 1862  * General Benjamin 'Beast' Butler in Orleans * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital Not just a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy, through which all important war information flowed. The front page includes: "The Lines About Richmond" 'The Potomac Crossed" "The Suffering Wounded" "Military Display on the Square" "Cheering Indications" "Coming Through the Yankee Lines" which is a full column; "Good Work" "Movements And Spirit of the War" which has subheads: "Later from New Orleans--The City Under Butler's Despotism--Newspapers Suppressed..." which includes three of Butler's "General Orders". Also on the ftpg: "The ... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:26

$83.00
184520

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952282305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has: "Important From the North--Call For 600,000 More Men--A Draft to Be Immediately made" "From Culpeper" "From The South Side" "Changing His Base" with the bulk of the front page taken up with a lengthy list of Acts of the Confederate Congress, many relating to the Civil War. The back page includes: "The War In The North--The Yankee Capital in Council on the War--Addresses of President Lincoln, General Shields...--Three Cheers For the Hanging of Mumford, etc." and other items relating to the war. There are several "General Or... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:25

$74.00
184472

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia William T. Sherman Enters 1864 CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 3, 1864  * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia (1st report) * General William T. Sherman The first column of the ftpg. begins with a nice stack of headlines: "GLORIOUS NEWS " "CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Our Troops Enter the Town on Friday Morning" "Official Confirmation" "A Great Battle at East Point" "Rebel Army Cut in Two" "Gen. Hardee Killed" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:15

$85.00
184438

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral New York City PROCESSION 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373214727051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession * New York City - Black mourning borders Nearly three-quarters of the first column on page one is taken up with related headlines, including: "OUR TRIBUTE" "Obsequies To Abraham Lincoln" "Scenes In City Hall" "The Procession" "One of the Most Imposing Displays the World Ever Saw" "The Dead March" "The Funeral Car" "The Multitude Uncover as It Passes Along the Route" and much more. The very extensive reporting carries to the inside and back pages. All columns are black bordered with "mourning rules" in memory of Lincoln. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 10:02

$137.00
184359

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Visits Army of the Potomac 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937127552

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 10, 1863  * President Abraham Lincoln * Visits Army of the Potomac A wealth of fine ftpg. content on the Civil War, plus there is a small one column map showing the Lake Palourde and Atchafalaya River vicinity. Among the column heads: "THE ATTACK ON CHARLESTON" "The Bombardment of Fort Sumter" "The Union Forces Landed at Stono" "The President Among The Soldiers" "Mr. Lincoln's Visit to the Army of the Potomac" "Discipline Among Regulars & Volunteers as Viewed by an Executive Light" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:58

$32.00
184358

FIRST BATTLE OF CHARLESTON Ironclads Warships w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202815384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston * Ironclads warships clash Although the front page has Civil War reports, including a small print of the military position, pages 2 & 3 have more on the Civil War including a huge  Civil War map: "THE GREAT IRON-CLAD FIGHT - Scene Of Operations Off Charleston...". There are great column heads: "SUMTER" "Additional Details from the Herald Special Correspondents Off Charleston" "The Preparations for the Attack" "Commencing The Action" and much more. War reports on other inside pages as well. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$39.00
184357

Rare SIEGE Battle OF YORKTOWN Virginia Full Page Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937127178

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1862  * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Rare full page Civil War map The front page has a great full page map headed:  "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN, The Rebel Fortifications, Earthworks and Rifle Pits Around Yorktown and Across the Peninsula--The Work Before general McClellan and the Army of the Potomac". Also a page 3 map titled: "THE ADVANCE OF GENERAL McDOWELL, Fredericksburg, Falmouth and Vicinity...". Among the column headlines on the war are: "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "Camp Life and Its Many Incidents" "Rebel Preparations" "The Advance Upon Fredericksburg" "Destruction Of Property" and more. Twelve pages, very nice condition. A great display issue.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$135.00
184343

BATTLE OF SHILOH Memphis Tennessee TN Civil War Miss. Valley MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202805496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1862  * Memphis TN Tennessee * Battle of Shiloh (Pittsburg Landing) * Jews - Jewish - Judaica The front page features a nice, detailed map headed: "THE PRESENT SCENE OF OPERATIONS IN THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. Map showing the Line of the Mississippi from Cairo to Memphis & the Rebel Forts, Including Fort Pillow...". There are also nice column heads including: "The War In The Southwest" "Operations of Commodore Foote at Fort Pillow" "Good News From Gen. Banks" "The Enemy Driven Out of Mount Jackson" "Capture of Locomotives & Rolling Stock" "Rebels Reported to be in Force at Rude's Hill" "The Siege Of Yorktown" "A Wholesale Dread of Our Sharpshooters" and more.  Page four under "Shiloh" has: "... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:51

$63.00
184301

NEGRO TROOPS ? General William T. Sherman in the South 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200588314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, July 2, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * Negro troops question considered As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Campaign In Virginia" carrying over to most of pg. 2. Inside pages contain: "General Sherman's Operations" "Marching Of Troops In Large Bodies" "How to Recruit Our Army" "Negro Troops" "Bills Relating to the Navy" "Speech of Major-General McClellan" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:27

$34.00
184248

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198502403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 20, 1864  * Rare publicaton from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman & the Atlanta campaign Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Important From Hood--Our Army on the Outskirts of Chattanooga" "Successful Skirmishing In Florida" "Yankee Reports from Louisiana" "From the Trans-Mississippi" "The Yankee Prisoners at Florence" "From the Georgia Front" "Sherman's Report on the Atlanta Campaign" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. 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 firs... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:18

$83.00
184225

JEFFERSON DAVIS Annual Message re. Arming of Slaves ? 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 11, 1864  * Jefferson Davis message * The arming of Slaves ? The front page has over half the first column taken up with Civil War heads including: "Important Rebel News" "Annual Message of the Rebel President to Congress" "Jeff Davis Pronounces Sherman, Grant & Banks All failures" "Atlanta and Richmond Not Vital Points" "The Rebel Chief Opposes the Arming of the Slaves" and more. The message by Davis takes over half of the front page & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Eight pages, slightly irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:58

$38.00
184223

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1861  * Jefferson Davis inaugural * Confederate President * Abraham Lincoln en route Page 5 has column heads with continued & detailed coverage of Lincoln's trip from his home to the nation's capital: "The President Elect En Route" "The Receptions In This State" "Enthusiasm Of The People" "His Arrival In Albany" "Immense Turnout" "The Speeches" "The Reception In this City" and more. But perhaps the most notable content is on the back page with: "Inauguration of Jefferson Davis" datelines from Montgomery, Feb. 18. The report has the text of his inaugural address. Also on the bkpg: "Reception of Mr. Lincoln in the Metropolis" "Vice President Hamlin" "Mr. Lincoln's Reception in Philadelphia" a... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:57

$84.00
184023

Very Rare PARSON BROWNLOW Knoxville TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923138832

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, March 5, 1864  * Very rare Civil War title  * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or  Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason against the C... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:39

$188.00
183925

Great General ROBERT E. LEE Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918910902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1864  * Famed General Robert E. Lee issue * American Civil War illustrations * Nice for display Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice front page illustration of: "The Rebel General Robert Edmund Lee" with a short biography on him as well. Other prints include a fullpg. of 5 scenes in Georgia including Resaca, Woodlands, Kingston & Adairsville. Another page shows: "Fighting Johnny Logan" and "The Late Rev. Gordon Winslow" and a halfpg: "General Sherman's Campaign--General Hooker's Escort Charging Through the Woods". Great & displayable doublepage centerfold is captioned: 'Gen. Sherman's Campaign--The Rebel Assault On Logan's Position In the Battle At Dallas'. ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$147.00
183918

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL & John Wilkes Booth Letter 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 20, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * John Wilkes Booth letter re. plot This is one of the more displayable issues on the funeral of Abraham Lincoln printed just 5 days after his death. Uncommonly large type used in the one column headlines which take two-thirds of the first column on the front page (see), beginning with: "THE RITES" "OBSEQUIES to the LAMENTED DEAD" and also including: "Solemn Scenes at the White House" "The Funeral Cortege" "Ceremonies In New York" "Outpouring OF The People" "The Remains of the Late President to Pass Through New York" plus there is also: "Booth Discovered" "He is Seen on a Train Near Reading, but Escapes" "Important Letter from the Assassin" "The ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$188.00
183844

Original NEW YORK TRIBUNE April 15, 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913966105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 15, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads relating to the Civil War are: "From Norfolk--Confederate Movements--Appearances of an Approaching Struggle... "Gen. Keyes's Proclamation--A Panic--Rebel Operations at Suffolk..." "The Siege of Vicksburg" "Another Warning to England" "The Reports of French Successes in Mexico" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:07

$27.00
183805

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Jefferson Davis & Shiloh Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153544418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 11, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is completely filled with ads while much of pages 2 & 3 have war-related reports. Included is the always interesting editorial, which begins: "From every quarter comes the same news. The enemy are drawing their troops from the counties they have overrun...They are concentrating every regiment they can command on two points--Corinth and Richmond--and hope to decide the war by two stunning blows..." with much more. Other items include a letter signed in type by: G. T. Beauregard, "The Fort Donelson Prisoners in the North--List of Killed, Wounded & Sick" which takes 1 1/2 columns; "The Official Report of Flag Officer Buch... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:31

$112.00
183782

SECOND BATTLE OF CORINTH MS Mississippi & More Civil War MAP 1862 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911761284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 7, 1862 * Second Battle of Corinth * Mississippi & Tennessee map The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In The South-West" with a detailed & lengthy caption. Among the front page war-related column heads are: "The Battle Of Corinth" "Great Victory By Rosecrans" "A Second Battle on Hatchie River" "The enemy Whipped Again" "Why we Should Strike Down Slavery" and more. At the back are the front page of the "Evening Edition of the Tribune" for both Oct. 7 and 8 with their own masthead and front page reporting. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:11

$49.00
183781

Closing in on BATTLE OF ANTIETAM Sharpsburg MD w/ Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152441531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1862 * Battle of Antietam close * Maryland Civil War map The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "THE PRESENT FIELD OF OPERATIONS" which shows from Hagerstown to Leesburg, with an inset of Harper's Ferry. First column heads include: "The Maryland Invasion" "Occupation of Leesburg by Our Troops" "Reported Battle at Harper's Ferry" "Great Slaughter of the Rebels" "Our Main Army Pressing On" "No Danger of an Invasion of Pennsylvania". This was just 2 days before the Battle of Antietam, with the town of Sharpsburg shown on the map. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:10

$49.00
183779

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152440965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 17, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting 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 Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo below for the complete ad which notes: "...First appearance in New York of the young American tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH..." with a bit more. 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 are many Civil War reports within these 8 pages, including a ba... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:09

$58.00
183774

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation for Troops & Charleston County 1864 War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152439531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 6, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Proclamation for more troops As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has: "Proclamation by the President" for a draft of 500,000 men, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also on the ftpg: "The Military Situation" and "The New Call for Troops". Other items in this issue include: "The Affair at Legareville, S.C." "A Plan of Harbor Defence" "General Pope's Campaign in Virginia" "The Cleanliness of Troops" "Comparative Strength of the North and South" "the Future of Our Navy" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice co... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:06

$39.00
183755

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152218087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 29, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * General Braxton Bragg 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 items inside are: "The Yankee Draft" "Progress & Events of the War" "Columbus Guards & Columbus Volunteers" "Confederate States Senator" "Affairs in Tennessee--Bragg Ordered to Richmond" "Gen. John H. Morgan Hangs the Federal Provost Marshal of Lexington" "From Bragg's Army" 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 goo... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:54

$138.00
183670

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145550224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on page 10: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "Approval of the Bill Abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Names & Antecedents of the Emancipation Commissioners" and more. The document is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. The front pag has considerable reporting from Congress debating the bill for abolishing slavery in the District of Columbia. It is followed by: "The President's Policy Explained" which carries... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$115.00
183627

GENERAL HENRY CLINTON Declaration for Peace ? Revolutionary War 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373144208591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, April 3, 1781 * General Henry Clinton * Peace with Americans ? * Revolutionary War Pages 1 and 2 contain an excellent response to the controversial "Declaration" of General Clinton in which he offers a proposal for peace to the Americans. A few bits include: "The first thing which is offered is a pardon to all the inhabitants of these States who have been so hardy as to oppose a degradation from the rank of freemen to that of slaves..." and further on: "...Suppose of the majority of the people should be so mad, so lost to a sense of their duty & interest, as to accede to these propositions..." and then ending with: "...some further evidence to evince the knavis... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:19

$450.00
183585

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidetial Election Troops Votes Return1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373140633004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 12, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Election among the troops Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Richmond" "the Soldiers' Vote in the Army of the James" "Mr. Lincoln's Majority 2,904" "SHENANDOAH" "Important Movement of the Rebel Forces" "Attempt to Flank Sheridan & Invade Maryland and Pennsylvania" "Our Army in Fine Condition & Ready to Meet the Enemy" "Mr. Lincoln the Choice of the Troops" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2020 11:00

$33.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:58

$825.00
183390

1ST MEDAL OF HONOR Recipients w/ Jacob Parrott & More Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890252049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has--and on the front page--a report somewhat inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It lists the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Near the bottom of the ftpg. is a single-column heading: "PROMOTION AND REWARD," which states: "Sergent Mason, Corporals Pettinger and Benedick, and Privates Benninger, Buffman and Parrott, captured by the rebels while attempting to destroy railroad bridges in Georgia, under orders from Gen. Mitchel, and who suffered most inhuman treatment at the ha... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:22

$230.00
183359

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ford's Theatre John Wilkes Booth ASSASSINATION in 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129814146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * John Wilkes Booth- Ford's Theatre This date was a Sunday, and only rarely were Sunday newspapers bound into volumes held by libraries. As such, this date is arguably more scarce than the issue of April 15. And when it comes to graphic appeal, I would suggest that this edition of the 16th surpasses that of the 15th. All columns on all 8 pages have black mourning rules for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Almost the entire first column of the front page is taken up with headlines on the assassination and the reaction of the nation, including: "OUR LOSS" "The Great National Calamity" "DEATH of the PRESIDENT" "Sad Details of the Terrible Event" "T... See More  

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:41

$1,765.00
183345

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Railway Act w/ Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817497

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Sept. 4, 1862 * Pacific Railway Acts * Transcontinental Railroad * President Abraham Lincoln * American Civil War era Most of the ftpg. and a bit of page 2 are taken up with the very historic; "Pacific Railroad Bill", actually the first of two (the 2nd in 1864) which would provide federal subsidies in land and loans for the construction of a transcontinental railroad across the United States. This first Pacific Railway Act (July 1, 1862) authorized the building of the railroad and granted rights of way to the Union Pacific to build westward from Omaha, Neb., and to the Central Pacific to build eastward from Sacramento, California. It has a great wealth of detail & is signed in... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:16

$68.00
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