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167769

BURNING OF HAMPTON Virginia 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE Capital Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392155077943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1861 * Burning of Hampton, Virginia * Confederate title Among the front page reports are: "Facts & Rumors--Extracts from Northern Journals--War Movements & Incidents, etc." "From Norfolk "From Charleston" "Direct Trade With the South" "Gen. McClellan and the Press" "Local Matters" and other items. War coverage continues on the inside pages with: "Hospitals Crowded" "Tories in East Tennessee" "From Norfolk" "From Western Virginia" "The Hospital at Charlottesville" "The burning of Hampton" "Good Place for a Hospital" "The Army of the Northwest" "Letter from an Irish Prisoner" "March of Our Troops Down the Peninsula and & the Burning of Hampton" "Late News--Northern Accounts o... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:28

$84.00
167096

CONFEDERATE Monitor vs. Merrimack Hampton Roads Virginia '62 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134326262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, March 14, 1862 * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Hampton Roads, Virginia * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, it is from the capital of the Confederate states as well. Although over half of the front page is taken up with ads and notices, there is also much reporting on the Civil War, most significantly some great reporting on this historic naval battle between the new iron-clads the Monitor & the Merrimac. This reporting, which includes a detailed description of "The Iron-Clad Gunboat Monitor" takes about two-thirds of a column (see). Other front page items include; "From Roanoke Island" "The Federal Navy" "More Ab... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:33

$177.00
167000

RARE & Early WARSAW POLAND 19th Century Short Lived 1861 JUTRZENKA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131435476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: JUTRZENKA, Warsaw, Poland, 1861 A rare & early Jewish newspaper from Poland, the title translates to "Morning Star". This rare newspaper lasted only three years, and reflects the trends among the Jewish intelligentsia at that time. Measures 8-1/4 by 10-1/2 inches, has 6 pages, in nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:08

$97.00
166999

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFF. DAVIS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131435278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 24, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Among the front page items are: "Mr. Vallandigham's Speech" "President Davis & the Southwestern Publishing House" which includes a letter signed in type by: Jefferson Davis, to the publisher, noting in part: "...I feel a deep interest in every undertaking...pertaining to the prosperity & progress of a free and great Conf... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:08

$167.00
166993

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449601260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 4, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * First Battle of Bull Run * Official reports from the Confederates Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. This is a particularly significant issue... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:05

$188.00
166992

CONFEDERATE General George McClellan Nominated President1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131432876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 * General George McClellan * Presidential nomination * Rare Confederate title Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From Charleston". Also on the ftpg: "Retaliation" and "The Battle of Reams" "City Intelligence" and a couple of items with small heads: "Life in the Trenches Before Atlanta" & "A Woman Soldier". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial which begins: "The nomination of General McClellan by the Democratick Convention at Chicago uniting upon him both the Peace an... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:04

$83.00
166833

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Virginia General George G. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444153154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 1, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run, Virginia * General George G. Meade Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "Meade's Army" "Heavy Cannonading Towards the Front Heard Yesterday" "No General Battle Believed to Have Been Yet Fought" "The Locality of Friday's & Saturday's Skirmishes". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few small holes at the fold near the right margin, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:10

$25.00
166583

BATTLE OF MANASSAS GAP Wapping Heights & Charleston SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392124178610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 28, 1863 * Battle of Manassas Gap Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Late Southern News" "The Siege of Charleston" "Cannonade Kept Up on Both Sides" "Reports From Jackson, Miss" "Jeff. Davis Sets Another Day of Humiliation & Prayer" "The Engagement at Manassas Gap" "Rebels Driven Behind a Wall with the Bayonet" & more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:46

$28.00
166382

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE "Chiefly About War Matters" First 1st Printing 1863 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119277685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), July, 1863 * Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Chiefly About War Matters" * an original, contemporary printing - 1st appearance signed with the pen name "A Peaceable Man" * same year review of Victor Hugo's, "Les Misérables" When one thinks of Nathaniel Hawthorne, most minds are rightfully immediately drawn to his masterpiece, "The Scarlet Letter," which was very critical of Puritanical New England morays and hypocrisy. However, his pen also took a shot at supporters of the American Civil War with his noteworthy, but less recognized, "Chiefly About War-Matters" (signed using the pen name "A Peaceable Man"), which first appeared in The Atlantic Monthly of July, ... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:46

$300.00
166236

THE BLUE AND THE GRAY (Civil War) Francis Miles Finch 1st Printing 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112510154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), September, 1867 * Francis Miles Finch * The Blue and the Gray * 1st printing (nationally) This literary magazine contains the *first nationally distributed printing of the famous Civil War themed poem by Francis Miles Finch, "The Blue and the Gray." The preface to the poem is a quote from the New York Tribune, providing context: "The women of Columbus, Mississippi, animated by nobler sentiments than are many of their sisters, have shown themselves impartial in their offerings made to the memory of the dead. They strewed flowers alike on the graves of the Confederate and of the National soldiers." See the images for the full text of this touching verse. O... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:39

$250.00
166173

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Samuel Medary 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111773235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 25, 1865 * Editor Samuel Medary obituary * Rare pro-Confederate publication Among the various articles are "From the South--Confederate Sorrow over the Retirement of Butler--the Battles he Lost & the Trophies he Won---Why he Didn't go Ashore at Fort Fisher" "Remarkable Speech in the Confederate Congress" "Missouri--Political Quackery" "A Triumph of Corruption" "General News" "The War--Capture of Fort Fisher" and other items. Perhaps the most intriguing article is concerning the recent death of this newspaper's publisher, Samuel Medary. A hateful piece was written about him in another newspaper, printed here, prefaced with an equally interesting introducti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:44

$67.00
165916

JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom King 19th Century Bare Knuckle BOXING 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401174949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 26, 1863 * John Heenan vs. Tom King * One of the greatest fights of the 19th century * Heenan's last fight... was he cheated... drugged? The front page has nearly two columns of reporting regarding the famous (or infamous?) champion prize-fight between John Heenan and Tom King. Heenan eventually lost the fight but later claimed he was cheated by being drugged and by the fight not being called when he knocked down King for more than enough time for the fight to have been called. This issue contains considerable details regarding the fight. Complete in 8 pages and in very good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:18

$54.00
164910

(10) CIVIL WAR ERA Northhampton Massachusetts w/ Abraham Lincoln 1864 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372356278678

Shown are 10 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NORTHAMPTON FREE PRESS, Massachusetts A lot of ten consecutive biweekly issues from the Civil War dated March 8 - April 8, 1864, each having Civil War content within. The April 8 issue has over 2 columns of the ftpg. taken up with: "Abraham Lincoln, By Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe". Each complete in 4 pages, light water staining to an upper quadrant does not deter readability, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2018 10:30

$86.00
164220

ELIZABETH CITY North Carolina Nashville TN Yorktown VA Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054211508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1862 * Elizabeth City, North Carolina * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Nashville, Tennessee This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Important From Fortress Monroe" "Union Account of the Fight Near Elizabeth City, N.C." "The Rebels Repulsed with Considerable Loss" "Reported Offer of the Surrender of North Carolina" "Our Army Before Yorktown" "North Alabama and Western Georgia at the Mercy of General Mitchel" "Rebel Report of the Recapture of Nashville" "The Rebel Losses at Corinth" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not frag... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:41

$30.00
163923

1863 CONFEDERATE VA Old Civil War Newspaper CHARLESTON SC Siege & Averell's Raid


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046178187

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 22, 1863 * Charleston SC South Carolina siege * General William W. Averell raid A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "The Averill Raid" "From Northern Virginia" "From East Tennessee--From Northern Georgia--The Siege of Charleston" and other smaller items. The back page has an editorial concerning the war, as well as much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" "The Virginia Legislature" and: "From the Trans-Mississippi--Affairs in Texas--Banks' Texas Expedition" "Yankee Rule in Norfolk--Order from Butler Requiring All Persons to Take the Oath" and other smaller items. Complete... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:19

$86.00
163863

SECOND BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Army of Missouri w/ S. Price 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044745277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 21, 1861 * Second Battle of Lexington * Army of Missouri victory * General Sterling Price Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News From Missouri" "The Recapture Of Lexington" "Two Hundred Prisoners Captured" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:28

$30.00
163859

ZAGONYI'S CHARGE First Battle of Springfield Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372306739811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 28, 1861. * Battle of Ball's Bluff - Virginia * First Battle of Springfield, Missouri * Romney, West Virginia This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important from West Virginia" "Defeat of the Rebels by Gen. Kelly at Romney" "Additional Particulars of the Fight at Ball's Bluff" "Important From Missouri" "Brilliant Charge of Major Seagoyne (sic)" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. ... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:22

$29.00
158854

CIVIL WAR Battles of Spotsylvania C.H. & Rocky Face Ridge Georgia 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922754504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Battle of Rocky Face Ridge - Georgia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Dalton Ours" "Retreat of the Rebel Army Under Joe Johnston--The Place Occupied by Gen. Sherman on Thursday" "BEYOND THE PO" "Utter Defeat of the Rebels Under Lee" "The Enemy In Full Retreat" "The Whole of Our Grand Army in Pursuit" & so much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:31

$32.00
157242

Large MAP of Western Seat of the CIVIL WAR Battle of Dug Springs 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372075841572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1861 * Large map of the seat of war in the West * Battle of Dug Springs - Missouri Over half of the front page is taken up with a huge & extremely displayable Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN THE WEST". Among the first column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "Fugitive Slaves to be Employed in the Service of the Government" "The Visit of Mrs. Lincoln to the North" "List of the Union Soldiers at Richmond" "Graphic Description of the Fight at Dug Spring" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2017 13:22

$76.00
156972

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372068382840

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 3, 1864 * Rare rebel title A newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states, the city through which all news reports flowed during the Civil War. The front page has much on the war with items headed: "From the Blackwater Region" "The Enemy at New Bern, North Carolina" "From Charleston" "Arrest of Ex-Senator Toombs in Savannah" "The New Conscription" "The Currency Bill" "Movements on the Mississippi" "Revelations From Richmond" "The Yankee Army--Enlistment of Negro Soldiers" "and other items as well. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one focused on the gold standard for the Confederacy (see for the beginning). al... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2017 15:18

$74.00
151213

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371837068803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 6, 1864 * Rare rebel title There is much war-related content on the front page with heads & reports including: "The War News" "...All is quiet along General Lee's lines......" and smaller heads including: "Deserters From The Yankee Navy" "Alleged Defaulter" "Colonel Henry T. Gantt..." "Death of a Promising Young Marylander" with various other tidbits throughout the page. Plus there is more on the Civil War on the back page of this single sheet newspaper, including: "The Spring Campaign--Its Importance & Prospects--General Grant on the Road to Richmond--What is Before Us" and "Negro Equality in the North" "The Question In Congress--Yankee Senators Decla... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:30

$122.00
149803

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War w/ Battle of Rich Mountain WV 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371795265553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, July 13, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Rich Mountain - West Virginia Top of the front page has column heads: "GLORIOUS NEWS!" "Three Battles!" "McClellan Totally Defeats the Rebels!" "Another Victory in Western Virginia!" "Rebels Again Defeated in Missouri!" and more. War reports continue on pgs. 2 & 4. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends December 21, 2016 13:50

$28.00
146542

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era w/ Battle of Cheat Mountain WV 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371696261034

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 16, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Cheat Mountain - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, light staining along spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:16

$28.00
146170

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era w/ Battle of Bolivar Heights 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391510337644

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 18, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Bolivar Heights - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:53

$28.00
146159

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Camp Allegheny Mountain 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686812065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, December 16, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Camp Allegheny This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:41

$28.00
145676

CIVIL WAR ENDING Fall of Richmond w/ Abraham Lincoln 1865 Pro Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391494160591

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, April 5, 1865 * Last days of the Civil War * Fall of Richmond, Virginia * Abraham Lincoln Page 5 has a very historic report on the fall of Richmond, the capital of the Confederacy, and which signaled the end of the Civil War which would come a few days later. The top of the first column has: "THE WAR" "The Fall of Richmond!" which includes several signed dispatches concerning the final terms of agreement, including six signed: A. Lincoln (see). Also on pg. 5: "Sherman's Campaign--Southern Account". There is much more Civil War reporting including a ftpg: "President Lincoln on Missouri Affairs" signed by him in type: A. Lincoln (see), and inside has: "Congrat... See More  

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:34

$96.00
145243

USS QUEEN OF THE WEST Captured & Invasion of Kentucky 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391484304857

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 25, 1863 * USS Queen of the West captured * Invasion of Kentucky by the rebels Among the front page one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Loss of the Queen of the West" "Treachery Of A Rebel Pilot" "Escape Of Eighteen Of The Crew" "Exciting News From Kentucky" "The Rebels Invading the State Again in Force" "Gen. Longstreet Reported to be in Command" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:26

$32.00
140560

GEORGE B. McCLELLAN Farewell to His Army of the Potomac 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369970353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD (Weekly Edition), New York City, November 15, 1862 * General George B. McClellan * Army of the Potomac farewell The issue has plenty of Civil War events of the week prior with one column heading that include: (see images) Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Complete in 8 pages, uncut and never bound (rare), a little creasing at the folds, minor staining, generally nice.

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:07

$28.00
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