eBay Listings Search Results

Web Results (1979) Listings on eBay (477)

Sort:

198132

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087595635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AUBURN DAILY ADVERTISER & UNION, New York, April 15, 1865   * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth An exciting issue reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, as inside pages have various dispatches as the news was received at the printing office. Page 2 begins with a report from the editor headed: "Assassination of President Lincoln" beginning: "We are overwhelmed with range shocking intelligence of the assassination of President Lincoln...Discovered documents indicate that it was a conspiracy intended to have been executed on the fourth of March...We can imply no words at all adequate to express either our indignation at the instigators and perpetrators of this foul d... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 20, 2022 12:30

$395.00
198091

Early Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Civil War Era Old West 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081627066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Oct. 25, 1862  * Rare West Coast publication * American Civil War era One of the earliest Los Angeles newspapers we have offered, and from the Civil War no less. At this time the population of Los Angeles was less than 5,000. Articles include: "Eastern Intelligence" "Our National Capital" "The Debt We are Piling Up" "Gen. Carleton at Santa Fe" "The Freedom of the Press" and more. Four pages, good condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 19, 2022 12:35

$92.00
198033

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080351323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 21, 1861  * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Much of the front page is taken up with: "Finances Of Confederate Government" taking over 2 1/2 columns. Also on the ftpg: "The Call for Militia", "Hessian Deviltry at Harper's Ferry, Va." and "A Call Upon the Ladies of Richmond". The front page also has two illustrated runaway reward ads and many recruiting ads as well. The war news continues on the inside with: "The Importance of Sanitary Regulations for the Army", "Coast Defences---Marine & Water Batteries", "The Virginia Seaboard", "Educated Officers", "From Lynchburg", "Extortioners Fleecing the Sick & Wounded", "Skirmish at Harpe... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 18, 2022 14:20

$89.00
198026

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080349306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 14, 1864  * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "President Davis' Address to the Army" which is rather lengthy & signed in type: Jefferson Davis. This is a very nice, rousing address to his soldiers having near the end:"...Soldiers! Assured success awaits us in our holy struggle for liberty & independence & for the preservation of all that renders life desirable to honourable men..." & much more. Other ftpg. items include: "Exciting News from Mississippi" "From the Peninsula" "From the Rapidan--Official Dispatch" which is signed in type: R. E. Le... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 18, 2022 14:17

$226.00
197974

GEORGIA Dalton GA William T. Sherman MAP & Spotsylvania 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374079257520

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, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 16, 2022 08:33

$45.00
197942

BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG PA Pennsylvania & Helena AR 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374073476922

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 2, 1864   * Burning of Chambersburg Among the one column heads on pages 1 & 5 on the Civil War are: "GRANT" "Capture of 500 Rebels During the Assault" "The Casualties" "The Rebel Raid" "Details of the Advance of the Enemy Into Pennsylvania" "The Burning of Chambersburg" "SHERMAN" "News From Arkansas" "The Losses in the Late Fight Near Helena" and more.  Eight pages, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 13, 2022 07:50

$28.00
197941

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Mechanicsville VA Civil War FITZHUGH LEE 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374073476016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 3, 1864  * Battle of Cold Harbor * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Sharp Cavalry Fight at Cold Harbor" "Fitz Lee's Forces Defeated" "Part of the Enemy's Works Taken" "They Try to Regan Them but Fail" "Everything Going Right With Grant" "Gen. Burnside Near Mechanicsville" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 13, 2022 07:50

$28.00
197940

2ND BATTLE OF DALTON GA General Joseph Wheeler's Raid 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394073372822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1864 * Second Battle of Dalton * Joseph Wheeler's raid Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "FIGHT AT DALTON, GA." "Impetuous Charge of the Fourteenth U.S. Colored Infantry" "The Rebels Driven Into Confusion" "From Sheridan's Army" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 13, 2022 07:50

$32.00
197937

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374073473368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania VA Virginia * General Robert E. Lee * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's famous quote The front page has nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Gen. Grant Says the Result is So Far Much in Our Favor" "Heavy Fighting on Wednesday" "Lee Sends In a Flag of Truce" "Gen. Grant Refuses An Armistice" "Grant Pushing on to Find Them" "Our Cavalry in Lee's Rear". Another  of the heads is one of the more famous utterances of the Civil War, as Grant expressed his frustration in the progress of wearing down Robert E. Lee in the battle of the Wilderness: "He Will 'Fight it Out if it Takes All Summer.". This famous quote--in its more complete form--is... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 13, 2022 07:48

$89.00
197816

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES BEGINNING w/ George B. McClellan 1862 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062161783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 26, 1862  * Seven Days Battles beginning * Robert E. Lee vs. McClellan * Richmond VA Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "A Sharp Skirmish wit the Enemy" 'Heintzelman's Corps Engaged" "Gallant Conduct of Hooker's Division" "The Enemy Driven Out of Their Camps" and also: "Important From Western Virginia" "Entrenching Bolivar Heights" "Reported Advance of Ewell" "Jackson Checked" "Fremont, Banks and Shields Unite to Pursue Him" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 06, 2022 07:45

$29.00
197815

CONFEDERATE Battle of Ball's Bluff Virginia RICHMOND VA 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061343561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 5, 1861  * Battle of Ball's Bluff * Capital of Confederacy Among front page items are: "Northern War News--The Great Naval Expedition--General Butler on the Recruiting Service..." "Secretary Cameron's Order Concerning Slave Deserters" and other subheads. Inside has: "Army Of The Potomac" 'From Norfolk" "Our Northern Summary" "Affairs At the South" "The Battle of Leesburg--General Stone's Order" "Fight In Carroll County, Mo." "Later From Arizona--More of the Battle of Alamosa..." "From the Army of the Kanawha" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various foxing throughout, some wear at the margins and the spine.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 06, 2022 07:45

$82.00
197811

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062159007

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.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$85.00
197810

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War Ironclads 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061340052

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 11, 1862  * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Page 5 contains a full column report which carries over to the back page, headed: "THE NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report of the Affair" "Fortunate Arrival of the Monitor" "The Damage to the Merrimac" "A Hole Stove In Her Side" and a bit more (see). An historic report, as this famous battle ushered in a new era in naval warfare. This report carries over to take over two columns on the back page with great detail of the battle (see for portions) where also is found a nice engraving headed: "The Ericsson Floating Battery Monitor" with a detailed description of it as well. As if this content were not sufficie... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$97.00
197783

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058186648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS, Vermont, March 8, 1861  * President Abraham Lincoln * Inauguration - inaugural address Over half of page 2 of this large-size newspaper has reporting concerning the inauguration of Lincoln for his first term as President. Page 2 begins with an editorial: "The Inaugural", followed by the: "Inaugural Address of President Lincoln" which is signed at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Also included are: "Inauguration Day At Washington" with the details of the ceremonies, then: "Opinions of the Press". Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 04, 2022 15:10

$277.00
197782

GETTYSBURG'S ADDRESS Battlefield Ceremony Abraham Lincoln Journey 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058185989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Nov. 19, 1863 * Ceremony at the Gettysburg battlefield * Abraham Lincoln's starts journey  Page 3 has a seemingly inconspicuous and innocuous report, but one which would have much more meaning in American history than anyone on that date could possibly imagine. Headed: "The National Cemetery Dedication - A Large Attendance Expected". The report tells of the plans for the dedication of the Gettysburg Cemetery noting the various special guests to attend, with Lincoln mentioned almost as an afterthought: "...The train was to connect with the president's company at Hanover Junction, where the president was to be received with appropriate honors & the whole party would then proceed to... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 04, 2022 15:09

$68.00
197780

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058185368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads & military notices but there are also: "The Capture & Destruction of the New York Steamer Roanoke" "The War in the Southwest - From Mobile" "The St. Albans Raid" "Proclamation Appointing a Day For Public Worship" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. The back page has over a column taken up with: "Correspondence Between Generals Lee and Grant Relative to the Treatment of Negro Soldiers & the Retaliatory Measure of Gen. Butler" which has a letter signed by each: R. E. Lee, Gen'l, and U.S. Grant. Other war... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 04, 2022 15:08

$136.00
197714

Rare CONFEDERATE STRONGHOLD Memphis TN Tennessee Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053803694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS WEEKLY APPEAL, Tennessee, November 27, 1861  * Rare Confederate stronghold publication This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississippi, Atlanta, Georgia, and finally Montgomery, Alabama, where the plates wer... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$188.00
197713

(9) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN American Civil War Era INVENTIONS Prints 1865 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055584949

Offered are 9 original, historic, & collectible old magazines: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 9 different issues from 1863, 1864, and one issue from 1865, each contains within reports on military events from the Civil War, or reports of developments and improvements of military equipment. Each issue complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 02, 2022 09:25

$56.00
197675

BATTLE OF RESACA Georgia GA & SPOTSYLVANIA Court House Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053745108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 21, 1864   * Battle of Resaca GA Georgia * General William T. Sherman * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Battle and Repulse of Ewell's Rebel Corps on Thursday Evening" "Three Hundred Prisoners Captured" "SHERMAN" "Advance of Our Army Into Georgia" "The Battle of Resaca" and more. Ten pages with the single sheet "Supplement", great condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 02, 2022 08:52

$48.00
197674

ATLANTA MAP William T. Sherman March & Ulysses S. Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053744731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 2, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant overland campaign * William T. Sherman and Georgia march Page 8 has a map titled: "ON TO ATLANTA !" Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "GRANT !" "DETAILS OF THE FIGHTING" "Gen. Grant in Communication with the White House" "Rebel Opinion Of Gen. Grant" "Shocking Calamity" "Accidental Explosion of Four Monster Torpedoes Near Newbern, N.C." "SHERMAN !" "Attack on the Union Forces by the Rebels" "GENERAL THOMAS AT MARIETTA" "THE ADVANCE UPON KINGSTON" and more. Ten pages, great condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 02, 2022 08:52

$48.00
197673

Battles of Topopotomoy Creek & COLD HARBOR Civil War MAP R.E. Lee 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055547242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1864   * Battle of Totopotomoy Creek * Cold Harbor - Hanover County, Virginia * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * American Civil War map Dominating the front page is the nice Civil War map headed: "IN FRONT OF RICHMOND, The Battles on the Topopatomoy and at Coal Harbor". First column heads on the Civil War include: "GRANT!" "Details of the Battle of Topopatomoy on Monday" "Cavalry Engagement at Coal Harbor on Tuesday" "BUTLER" "Important Order from General Butler" "Engagement in James River" "A Sharp Artillery Duel" and much more. Eight pages, great condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends June 02, 2022 08:51

$53.00
198155

Rare CONFEDERATE Port City of Wilmington NC CIVIL WAR 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374092340154

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 16, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. The front page is entirely taken up with ads.   War related items are on page 2 include: "Weapons" "England & France Side with the Southern Confederacy" ""Loan for the Defense of the Confederate States" "Uncle Sam's Men Getting Tired of Pickens" and more. One article: "A Confab Between Old Abe and Old Scott" which includes: "...took place a few days ago between Abe Lincoln, LL.D., and Old Fuss and Feathers, during which the gouty old soldier told the King of all the Abolitionists a most unpleasant truth..." with m... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 09:30

$99.99
198147

NEARING THE END Ulysses S. Grant & William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374092257896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 27, 1865  * General William T. Sherman * Gen. Joe Johnston * Final months of the Civil War Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "SOUTHERN NEWS" "The Military Situation" "Anticipated Movement by Gen. Grant" "General Johnston to Command the Army opposed to Sherman" "Disposal of the Slave-Soldier Question" and more. Eight pages, toning at the fold, good condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 08:31

$22.99
198146

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394086420749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 2, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The prime content is at the top of the bkpg. with reports on the trial of Henry Wirz, the "demon" jailer of the Andersonville Prison camp: "THE WIRZ TRIAL" "The Horrible Case of the Age Resumed" "More Testimony as to the Inhumanity of Wirz" "Awful Condition of the Prisoners" "Iron Collars For Prisoners who Endeavored to Escape". Eight pages, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 08:18

$28.99
198145

ROBERT E. LEE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War CONFEDERATE 1864 South Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394086416204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 18, 1864  * General Robert E. Lee A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The War News" "From General Lee's Army" "City Intelligence" "The Wounded of the Two Armies" "From North Georgia--The enemy Attack Our Lines But Are Driven Back" "From the Trans-Mississippi--Banks Reported Surrounded--capture of Large Quantity of Stores & Several Gunboats" "Latest From General Lee's Army" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The battle near Brewry's Bluff was imperfectly appreciated in Richmond till yesterday...confederate valour never had a more splendid illustration..." and much more. Also: "How Grant Made His Men Fight" "How Ba... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 08:12

$69.99
198144

Horseback FEMALE SPY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War CONFEDERATE 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394086414505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper:  DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 15, 1862  A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The ftpg. is taken up with ads plus news reports from Europe including: "The Mason-Slidell Affair" and the "Funeral of Prince Albert". Page 2 has a lengthy editorial which discusses several topics including how the winter has slowed the Yankee forces, and also: "The Condition of the Federal Treasury". Also on pg. 2: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War--Important From Cairo--Forward Movement--Nashville the Destination--Washington City Unhealthy--A Strange Story--A Female Spy on Horseback--Drunkenness in the Federal Army" and more. Other articles include: "The Department of Missouri" "The Evacuation ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 08:09

$69.99
198143

1864 CONFEDERATE Civil War Old Newspaper NEGRO SOLDIERS Richmond VA Confederacy


eBay Auction Item # 374092226945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 3, 1864  * Negro soldiers A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page includes: "The Raids Around Richmond--Surprise Of the Enemy's Camp at Atlee--Retreat of the Yankees Across the Pamunkey--Incidents, etc." which takes two columns. Also: "From The Peninsula" "Allowance of Rations to Commissioned Officers--Purchase of Clothing, etc. The back page has a lengthy editorial, as well as: "Yankee Protection To Negro Soldiers--A 'Retaliation' Correspondence" which takes nearly a column. Also reports from: "The Virginia Legislature" and "Foreign Opinions of the War" and two Acts from the Confederate Congress. Complete as a single sheet newsp... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 08:04

$79.99
198142

GOLDSBORO NC North Carolina Captured Civil War Nearing the End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374092214240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 22, 1865  * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war * Goldsboro NC North Carolina * General William T. Sherman Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Gen. Sherman's Campaign" "His Junction With Schofield" "He Occupies Goldsborough" "From North Carolina" "From the Army of the James" "The Surrender of Columbia, S.C." and more. Eight pages, 3 small worm holes thru all leaves cause some loss but no loss of readability, otherwise good.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 30, 2022 07:59

$19.99
197636

Battle of Spotsylvania Court House ENDS & William T. Sherman 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394049943930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 24, 1864  * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House ending Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are reports on Spotsylvania & more: "From General Butler" "A Battle on Friday Last" "Assault of the Rebels" "The Rebels Carry & Hold a Portion of Them" "The Great Contest" "Good News from Red River" "Later From Sherman" "Re-enforcements More Than Fill His Losses" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 28, 2022 10:11

$28.00
197634

Rare THANKSGIVI NG DAY PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln 1863 Anti-Slavery Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374046387457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Oct. 9, 1863  * President Abraham - Abe Lincoln * Thanksgiving Day proclamation (historic) * Rare & famous anti-slavery title * Slave auction illustration - Civil War era A very famous anti-slavery newspaper published by the noted emancipator William Lloyd Garrison. The ornate engraving in the masthead features three scenes: a slave auction, an image of Jesus breaking the bonds of the oppressors, and a slave family about to depart for their journey to emancipation. A notable issue as page 3 has: "A National Thanksgiving, by the President of the United States, A Proclamation" signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This was the creation of the very first national Thanksgiving Day, still celebrated ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 28, 2022 10:11

$480.00
197630

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Hanover Court House Civil War Virginia MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394049935432

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1862  * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * Battle of Hanover Court House The prime feature may well be the back page Civil War map headed: "The Late Victory Near Hanover Court House, Virginia" which shows much details, and has a key for strategic locations. Among the front page column heads on the war are: "The Great Victory" "Full Details of the Second Day's Fight" which is the historic Battle of Cold Harbor; "How the Battle was Fought & How the Battle Was Won" "The Rebels Driven Back at Every Point with Great Slaughter" "1200 of Their Dead Left on the Field". Also: "Civil Rule in North Carolina" "The Colored Schools Broken Up" "Slaves Sent Back--Consternation Among the Fugitives--The Slaveho... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 28, 2022 10:05

$46.00
198113

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War IRONCLADS 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374087303836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY GLOBE, Washington, D.C., March 10, 1862  * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Monitor vs. Merrimack (CSS Virginia) * Civil War ironclads - warships Under the various Civil War reports on page 3 is an item concerning the famous naval battle of the ironclads, the Monitor vs. the Merrimac, including: "...the rebel iron-clad steamer Merrimac...engaged the United States fleet in Hampton Roads, captured & burnt the frigate Congress...Early on Sunday morning the Ericsson iron-clad steamer Monitor engaged the Merrimac...and after a five hours' fight drove them off & the Merrimac was towed towards Norfolk, whether injured or not is not known...". This very historic battle, as indecisive as it was, ushered in the "... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 27, 2022 08:51

$74.99
198111

SIEGE OF VICKSBURG MS Mississippi & Pre-Gettysburg June 2, 1863 Civil War News


eBay Auction Item # 394082617205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1863  * Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi - Pre-Gettysburg Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Siege of Vicksburg" "The Assault of the 22nd" "A Loss of 2,000 to Our Side" "Our Men Three Times Repulsed" "Joe Johnston Short of Food & Powder" "Maj. Gen. Hunter Said to be Relieved of His Command" and more. Eight pages, never -trimmed margins, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 27, 2022 08:38

$24.99
198110

CLINTON MS Mississippi Ulysses S. Grant & John S. Mosby Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394082612752

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 14, 1863  * Ulysses S. Grant at Clinton, Mississippi * Guerilla leader John S. Mosby Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From The Lower Mississippi" "A Victory for Gen. Grant at Clinton" "A Battle Lasting All the Day" "Scouting Operations by Stabel's Cavalry" "The Guerrilla Moseby Still Prowling About" "Patriotism of Colored People" "Our Cavalry Raid In Georgia--The Rebel Official Account of the Capture of Col. Streight" is a letter signed in type: Braxton Bragg. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 27, 2022 08:34

$27.99
197605

Historic GETTYSBURG ADDRESS Abraham Lincoln's Speech 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374043080636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Nov. 28, 1863   * President Abraham Lincoln * Gettysburg Address at battlefield cemetery Page 3 contains a report headed: "The Gettysburg Ceremonies" "Description of the Battle-Field and Consecration Exercises" as well as one of the most memorable speeches ever given by a President. The article takes nearly two columns and contains much reporting on the ceremonies in Gettysburg, less than 5 months after the pivotal battle fought there. Included also is the speech which is prefaced with: "The dedicatory remarks were then delivered by the President, as follows:..." and what follows is the complete text of what we now know as the Gettysburg Address, beginning: "Four score and seven years ago our ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 26, 2022 14:53

$1,700.00
197601

URIAH P. LEVY 1st Jewish U.S. Navy Commodore DEATH Jews 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394047177437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1862  * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews * John Wilkes Booth performs Perhaps the most notable content is the very brief, but historic page 3 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, War of 1812 hero, and credited for abolishing the disciplinary procedure of flogging. He also became the owner of Jefferson's Monticello and use personal funds for restoration work. Also of special note, page 2 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Hamlet at the Mary Provost Thea... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 26, 2022 14:51

$275.00
197600

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374043078121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 26, 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 The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "Last Night, but three of the engagement the young American Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, who will...for this night only...character of Richard III..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 26, 2022 14:48

$65.00
197570

(5) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN American Civil War Era INVENTIONS Prints 1862 Magazines


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374041402297

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 5 different issues from 1862, each contains within a print related to the Civil War as well as a wealth of other prints not war-related. Additionally there are news reports from the war, typically found on page 2 but some reports may be further within. Each issue complete in 16 pages and in very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 25, 2022 13:28

$76.00
197479

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507277

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 19, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page includes: "From the Gulf" "The War News" "The New Six Per Cent Bonds" "Important Arrest of an Alleged Spy" "An Iron-Clad runs the Blockade" and more, including a brief report that: "The capture of Fort Pillow seems to be confirmed..." and also: "James Findlay, chaplain, 53 years old, was hung at Tunnel Hill to-day for encouraging mutiny & carrying on a secret correspondence with the enemy...". The back page features a very lengthy editorial beginning: "One point of contrast between these Confederates States & the invading Power has been highly gratifying to ourselves & has given us as favourable a reputation with the rest of the ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 21, 2022 09:24

$78.00
197477

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040506898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 6, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy, where the Civil War began. The front page has: "Latest Northern News" "From Richmond" "From Savannah--Capture of the Steam Ship Lodona...""From Chattanooga--The Enemy at McMinnville, Tennessee" "Skirmishing with Pope's Forces--A Great Battle Imminent--The President Determined to Retaliate" "Release of Confederate Prisoners--Negotiations About Butler--Proclamation from Lincoln" and more. Other war-related items inside. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some staining & minor loss at the blank margins, generally good.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$92.00
197474

BATTLE OF SPOTTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040505233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1864  * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Grant's Rapid Pursuit of Lee" "A Considerable Skirmish There" "Desperate Charges of the Enemy" "The Rebels Leave--Grant Crosses" "Grant Picks Up a Thousand Prisoners" "Rebels Attack Him Nine Times" "Surrender Demanded & Refused" and much more.' Eight pages, nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 21, 2022 09:22

$31.00
197456

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Nomination w/ Acceptance 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032500095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 29, 1864  * Abraham Lincoln nomination * 2nd term as president * Civil War reporting Page 4 has a somewhat inconspicuous--yet historically significant--report. Under "Miscellaneous News" is a report beginning: "President Lincoln has formally accepted the renomination for the Presidency of the Baltimore Convention...The President says that 'the nomination is gratefully accepted', and that the platform is 'heartily approved'..." with a bit more. Obviously this was the step necessary for him to be on the Republican ballot for the general election in November, which he won, only to be assassinated the month after his inauguration. Also on page 4 is an interesting article: "President Lincoln and H... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 20, 2022 13:44

$64.00
197375

ANTI YANKEE Pro Confederate Columbus Ohio Civil War MARTINSBURG 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023567732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 6, 1864  * Anti-Union publication Among the articles within are: "Prepare For Another Draft" "A Singular Case of Retaliation in Charleston" "War News of the Week" "Fight at Martinsburg--Gen. Sigel Compelled to Evacuate" "An Attempt to Alter the Constitution to Abolish Slavery Defeated!" "The Vote on the Extinction of Slavery" and: "How The en Go!" begins: "Such a slaughter of men as Mr. Lincoln is making of our people has no parallel in modern times...". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, good condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Rep... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 15, 2022 09:50

$34.00
197139

Rare CONFEDERATE MEMPHIS TN Montgomery Alabama Civil War SAVANNAH 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006286160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, December 22, 1864  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting * Warning: Savannah about to Fall! 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. The "Memphis Daily Appeal", dedicated to the Southern cause rallying both civilians & soldiers, it was the most important newspaper of the region, soon famously known as the "Moving... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 05, 2022 11:31

$239.00
197138

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 15, 1862  * Rare Confederate title from the deep South Among the front page item are: "The Federal Raid Up the Tennessee River--Gen. Johnston's Order Disregarded" "What the Morning Journals Say" "Fort Donelson" "The 'Sinews of The War' -- Troubles of the Federal Treasury". There are also 14 ftpg. ads headed: "Confederate States Marshal's Sale". Page 2 has some graphically nice war heads under an engraving of a cannon: "Special Dispatches To The Delta" "Brilliant Victory" "The Federal Badly Whipped by Gen. Pillow" "From Lincolndom Via Norfolk". Also: "Latest From Fort Donelson" and on page 3: "Battle of Belmont--Official Report taking 1 1/2 columns, and more. The bkpg. is... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$144.00
197109

Terrific ABRAHAM LINCOLN John Wilkes Booth Assassination PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012279940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * The same issue (title and date) found in the time capsule under the (former) statue of Robert E. Lee on Dec. 28, 2021 The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside articles are headed: "Abraham Lincoln" "President Johnson" "Mr. Seward" "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is present also.  Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends May 01, 2022 11:44

$655.00
197063

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Braxton Bragg Report Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394009990457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 30, 1863   * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "The enemy's Account of The Attack on Port Hudson" "Latest News From the North" "Fatal Accident from Fire Arms" "Latest From the North" "Morgan's Late Fight" "Another 'Raid' In Tennessee--Capture of 800 Prisoners" which is a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg. The back page has an interesting editorial, plus reports from: "The Confederate Congress" and an item on: "The Confederate Tax Bill" and the "Virginia Legislature". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, some light damp staining, generally nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 30, 2022 14:57

$79.00
196978

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battle of Murfreesboro 1863 Civil War VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992312012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 12, 1863  * Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee * From the capital of the Confederacy There is much war reporting here, from the Confederate perspective, including front page items with small heads: "Treatment of Negroes in the Government Service" "Yankee Army Coming" "Raising A Company" "Catching Deserters" "Latest From the North--The Battle of Murfreesboro in the North--The Yankee Claim a 'Glorious Victory'--Official Dispatch from Rosecranz" includes 2 dispatches on this historic battle signed by him in type: W. S. Rosecranz[s]. "The Yankee Secretary of War in Exultation Over the News" "The Enemy's Loss--Some of their Killed & Wounded" "The Enemy Acknowledge A Great Defeat At Vicks... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 25, 2022 13:23

$145.00
196975

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant v Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992311325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 21, 1864  *  Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Nearly half of the front page first column is taken up with Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Lee Tries to Turn Our Right Flank" "He is Repulsed & Gives It Up" "We Capture 300 Prisoners" "The Rebels Say They Are Short of Supplies" "Our Army In Splendid Condition" "Averill's Successes in West Virginia" "He Defeats Sam Jones & John Morgan" & more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 25, 2022 13:21

$26.00
196862

Very RARE Yankee Occupation Volume 1 RICHMOND VA Post Confederate 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373988136586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RICHMOND TIMES, May 12, 1865  * Very rare Yankee occupation issue * Post capital of the Confederacy A quite rare title as this was a newspaper created by the Yankee forces upon the capture of the capital of the Confederacy. This is just the volume 1, number 19 issue. The content has much on end-of-war and Reconstruction reports. The front page has: "Proclamation From the President" "Reconstruction In Virginia" "Gov. Pierpont to be Sustained" "Confiscation of Property!" Inside includes: "Scene at Johnston's Surrender - Interview With Generals Johnston and Hardee" & much more. Eight pages, 12 by 18 1/2 inches, never bound nor trimmed, foxing at the folds, generally very nice condition.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 22, 2022 14:43

$315.00
[ RSS Feed ]