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158627

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates w/ Winchester 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372123530868

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 29, 1864 * Final Northern invasion * Battle of Winchester Among the many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SECOND INVASION" "Details of the Battle of Winchester" "Alarm Among the People of Maryland" "Gen. Sherman Holding his New Position" "President Lincoln's Ultimatum" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:30

$29.00
158572

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372122454502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 18, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War--see the information at the bottom of this listing. Among the front page reports are: "Elevated Patriotism & Duty" "An Appeal to the Country", reports from the: "Confederate States Congress" "Late from the United States" "Our Fate in the Old Union" "Execution of a Deserter" and other war-related items. The back page includes a nearly full column editorial headed: "Inspiration of Reaction", plus also: "Siege of Charleston" "Letter From Richm... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2017 14:29

$210.00
158383

CIVIL WAR Closing Events re. Lincoln's Assassination Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116208195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 26, 1865 * Closing events on the Civil War * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Pages 2 & 3 have some nice items relating to the end of the Civil War with: "The Distinguished Traitors" 'Kirby Smith in a Tight Place" "More Testimony Against Dr. Mudd" "Preparations for Blowing Up Libby Prison" "More Evidence Against Mrs. Surratt" "Malignity of the Rebels in Canada" and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:11

$28.00
158313

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ re. McClellan as President 1864 Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391912404631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Oct. 7, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * re. George B. McClellan as president ? A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all war report would eventually be sent and typically find the way to the printed page. The front page has: "The War News" which is a reflection upon the latest reports as received & includes as subheads "The Repulse of the Enemy on the Darbytown Road Last Saturday" and "Later From Sheridan". Also on the ftpg. are: "The Virginia Cadets" which notes calling upon all the cadets of the Virginia Military Institute over age 17 (see photos); and "An Important Order --Revocation of Details" "City Intelligenc... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2017 07:01

$93.00
157509

CONFEDERATE Rare RALEIGH NC North Carolina SECESSION 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391894681581

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY STANDARD, Raleigh, North Carolina, Oct. 21, 1863 * Rare Confederate title * The Right of Secession Certainly one of the less common titles we've brought into inventory from the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The Latest News", "Capt. Davis Withdrawn", "Discussion at Smithfield" and some smaller items. The inside pages begin with an editorial headed: "The Right of Secession" which is very lengthy. Also: "Hon. John A. Gilmer" "The Latest News", "From Chattanooga" and various political reports as well as smaller items concerning the Civil War. The back page has another editorial type letter headed: "The Right of Secession", "Gen. Polk's Arrest", "the Military & the Civil ... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:42

$188.00
157508

Great 1ST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Civil War CONFEDERATE VA 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372086538433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 29, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have in A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Almost the entire front page is taken up with war-related reports with items headed: "Speech of Gov. Jackson of Missouri" "The Rich Mountain Fight--Statement of Col. Fulkerson" "From Gloucester Point" "From Yorktown" "From Norfolk" "Affairs about Williamsburg" "From Logan County" "From the Kanawha Valley" and more. The war coverage carries over to pages 2 & 3 as well with: "The Great Victory" which comments on the Battle of Manassas (see); "Newspapers & Fault-Finders" "Mr. Crittenden, Kentucky & the South" "N... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:40

$278.00
157431

1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper 2nd Second Battle of BULL RUN #2 Manassas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372081817060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Sept. 3, 1862 * 2nd Second Battle of Bull Run * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "From the Seat of War" which includes: "We are yet without any authentic particulars of the great battle at Manassas on Saturday...Reports, as usual, were abundant & favorable...As Stated we have no doubt of the triumph of our arms nor have we any doubt that our triumph has been signal and glorious...". Also on the ftpg: "Evacuation of Fredericksburg" "From Norfolk" "Latest From the North" which has over 3 columns with tremendous detail the historic Second Battle of Manassas, with... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2017 15:16

$238.00
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
156689

BATTLE OF CHAFFIN'S FARM Butler Siege of Petersburg MAP Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372061558721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 1, 1864 * Battle of Chaffin's Farm * Richmond & Petersburg, Virginia * Benjamin F. Butler The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "THE ADVANCE ON RICHMOND. Successful Attack on the Southside Railroad Defences" showing much detail from Richmond south to Weldon. The first column has Civil War heads including: "RICHMOND" "Important Operations of the Army of the Potomac" "The Enemy's Line Near Poplar Grove Church Carried" "Exchange of Prisoners At Atlanta" and more, plus other Civil War heads throughout the ftpg. including: "Shenandoah" "Sheridan Still Continues the Pursuit" "The Enemy Hard Pressed" "Mount Jackson Evacuated by the Rebels" "The Raid in Sherma... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2017 15:18

$45.00
156687

CONFEDERATES LAST NOTHERN INVASION Magnolia Md & MORE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372061555691

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1864 * Invasion of the North * The Rebel Pirateship Florida * Magnolia, Maryland The ftpg. has one column Civil War heads including: "THE INVASION" "Daring Acts of the Raiders" "The Railroad Trains Captured at Magnolia" "Rebels Raiding Around" "The Rebels in Strong Force Near Washington" "The Pirate Florida" "Rebel Account of the Florida" and more. Eight pages, irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 29, 2017 15:15

$27.00
156662

JEFFERSON DAVIS Inauguration Inaugural Address 1861 NC Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391876686316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, February 20, 1861 * Confederate president Jefferson Davis * Inauguration - inaugural address Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. Nei... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2017 07:30

$455.00
156240

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina SAVANNAH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391861863607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Dec. 23, 1864 * VERY RARE Among the reports are: "Evacuation of Savannah" "Legislature of South Carolina" "The Fall of Cleburne" "Brigadier General Strahl" "General Gist" "From the North" " and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends September 10, 2017 15:10

$227.00
155871

BATTLE OF CULPEPER COURT HOUSE Ft. Wagner Charleston SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026481181

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 15, 1863 * Battle of Culpeper Court House * Charleston SC South Carolina Among the war-related reports inside: "The Rebel States" "Proposal For a Confederate Bank" "Depreciation of Rebel Currency" "Meade's Army" "Brilliant Cavalry Fight at Culpepper" "Charleston" "The Evacuation of Morris Island" & much more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:14

$27.00
155694

CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina ROBERT E. LEE Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845074977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Feb. 6, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Becomes commander-in-chief * In a rare Confederate title 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 ftpg. has a small item: "It is stated that Seward is to meet our commissioners at Fortress Monroe. This shows that the Lincoln government is disposed to meet us 'half way'." Page 2 has a lengthy editorial, & it is obvious the editor is tired of war: "...Mr. Davis wraps himself in his selfishness & dignity & de... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2017 07:28

$228.00
155209

ABRAHAM LINCOLN INAUGURATION 1st Rpt. Civil War Final Weeks 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391829057614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CIRCULAR, Mount Tom, March 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration * Closing weeks of the Civil War A small 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 under the heading "News Items", which begins: "The inauguration of President Lincoln for a second term of office took place on the portico of the Capitol last Saturday, before an immense assemblage of people. The morning had been dark and rainy...just as the President appeared on the portico to take the oath of office, the sun burst forth & lighted up the scene with a flood of splendor..." with ... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2017 10:40

$53.00
155044

ABRAHAM LINXSKIN (Lincoln) Tongue in Cheek Message 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391823378978

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 29, 1864 * President Abraham Linxskin * American Civil War era Among the items in this issue are: "The Freed Negroes" "More About the Red River Expedition - The Burning of Alexandria" "War News of the Week" "How Petersburg Was 'Captured' " & more. Perhaps the most interesting item is over a full column headed: "An Undelivered Presidential Message--The State of the Nation" which is a tongue-in-cheek "President's Message" from six months in the future, signed: "...this last day of Dec., Anno 1864. Abraham Linxskin." Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some light foxing & dirtiness to the ftpg., good condition. This interesting title was described as "T... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2017 07:34

$44.00
154946

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky George H. Thomas WIN 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371987199078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 24, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * General George H. Thomas victory Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE BATTLE OF MILL SPRING" "Further Interesting Particulars of the Gallant Affair" "Our Artillery Operation Within Sixty Yards if the Enemy's Lines" "IMPORTANT FROM PORT ROYAL" "Improved Condition of Affair's at Beaufort" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2017 15:17

$27.00
154268

re. BATTLE OF BULL RUN London England's Opinion 1861 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391794148011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Aug. 28, 1861 * re. Battle of Bull Run - Manassas, Virginia Page 4 has: "Mr. Russell's Account of the Battle of Bull Run", a writer for the London Times, with thoughts that he has a bias for the Confederacy (much like the U.K. due to their interest in the cotton market). Some additional war-related news on page 5 as well. Eight pages, 3 small worm holes just below the middle not affecting the Bull Run content, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2017 15:19

$37.00
153967

Governor & Editor SAMUEL MEDARY Death Civil War Era 1864 CRISIS Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371948109241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 16, 1864 On the front page are: "Death of Governor Medary" "Death of Col. Samuel Medary" and "Funeral of Governor Medary" with other items on his death on the ftpg. & inside. Medary was the publisher of this newspaper. Actually Medary was indicted by a federal grand jury in 1864 for conspiracy against the government and was arrested. He was released on bonds, but died before he could be tried. This interesting title was described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South". It opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2017 07:49

$58.00
153860

COLUMBIA SC FALLS Gen. William T. Sherman & Abraham Lincoln Draft 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391775944121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 20, 1865 * Columbia SC South Carolina captured * General William T. Sherman * President Abraham Lincoln * Final months of the Civil War The top of the first column on pg. 1 are heads: "Sherman's Triumphant March" "Capture of Columbia, the Capital of South Carolina" "Beauregard Declines a Fight" "The Rebels Destroy their Stores & Go Away" "Charleston Probably Evacuated" "Subdued Tone of the Rebel Press" plus there are many more heads throughout the balance of the front page. Included is: "President Lincoln on the Draft" which is signed in type: A. Lincoln (see). Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends June 04, 2017 13:59

$39.00
153660

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371931356715

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 4, 1865 * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia Among the front page column heads are: "THE WERZE TRIAL [Wirz], who was the warden at the infamous Andersonville prison. "The Testimony of Western Cavalrymen" "Werze's Mode of Dealing With the Cripples and Sick Men" "He Puts Them Out of Their Misery" "His Boasts About His Barbarous Exploits" "Horrors of the Dead Line "2933 Men Die in One Month" "The Report Admits that Bloodhounds Were used" and even more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, 2 folds, some water staining & a bit of foxing.

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Ends May 26, 2017 13:03

$34.00
153309

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371911380559

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 13, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This is one of just a few titles in the South which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline (see). Among the ftpg. articles are: "From Richmond--Good News From Mobile--Defeat of Banks' Army--Great Loss of the Enemy" "From Dalton. Arrest of a Yankee Female--Affairs in the Southwest" "The Soldiers at Branchville" "Fort Sumter" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with advertisements including "$50 Reward" for a runaway slave, also: "Slave Labor For the Coast" and others. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, one discrete archival mend to the back, nice condition.

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:26

$129.00
153296

Columbus HICKMAN KY New Madrid MO Missouri Civil War MAP 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391745490654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1862 * New Madrid, Missouri * Hickman, Kentucky The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The New Rebel Location on the Mississippi" at the border of Kentucky & Tennessee, showing Obionville, New Madrid, Hickman, Columbus, and more. There are many ftpg. column heads including: "The Enemy reported to be Concentrating at Chattanooga" "The Evacuation of Columbus Confirmed" "The Union Men to Be Armed" "The Flag In The Gulf States" "A Strong Union Sentiment Found in Mississippi" "From The South" "Our Advance into Tennessee" & much more. Complete in eight pages, and in very nice condition.

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Ends May 04, 2017 07:21

$48.00
152559

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Louisville KY Kentucky 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371880421283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, May 15, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as, depending on the time, there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. This is the Confederate-leaning newspaper. The ftpg. has: "Boats Fired Into--Marketing Stopped--Indiana Threatening Kentucky" "The Voice of the State--The People for the south... Lincoln's Troops shall not Invade Kentucky Soil..." "Letter from Hardin County" "From Sharpsburg" "From Georgia--Unanimity of Sou... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2017 16:17

$147.00
152317

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio Final Months of the Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371873479503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1865 * Final months of the war * Rare pro-Confederate title This issue is from near the end of the Civil War. Among the articles on the front page are: "The Raid on the Mobile & Ohio Railroad--Sherman Advancing into South Carolina" and "From the South--Latest from Wilmington--Disappearance of the Federal Fleet--Caustic Article on Butler--Savannah & Sherman's Operations...". Inside pages include: "War News of the Week" " "Progress of Conquest in 1864" "The Confederate General Cleburne" "Determination of the Administration to Wage a War of Extermination Against the Rebels--All Offers of Amnesty to be Withdrawn" and much more. Eight pages, never bound no... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2017 16:25

$42.00
151714

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper w/ Belmont MO


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853193493

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 18, 1861 * Battle of Belmont, Missouri & more Not only a Confederate newspaper, but from the capital of the Confederacy as well. Half of the ftpg. is taken up with advertisements while the other half includes: "The Rebels & Their Capital" "Richmond and Its Environs" "Notes of a Recent Tour in the South" which is a report from the New York Herald. Page 2 includes an editorial which discusses, in part, the Mason-Slidell affair (small hold causes loss to about 3 words at the beginning: see). Also on page 2 is: "The Latest Northern News" with many subheads including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "A Grand Torchlight Procession to General M'Clellan" "... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:27

$91.00
151713

Rare 1864 CONFEDERATE Newspaper w/ William T. Sherman's Georgia March to Sea


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691168687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 24, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - Georgia * In a rare Confederate title 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 a nearly full column listing of the: "North Carolina Legislature--Session 1864". There is also coverage of the "Legislative Proceedings" of both the Senate & House of Commons. There is nearly half a column headed: "A Scout's Adventure" from the Civil War, concerning a soldier in Gene... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:26

$240.00
151412

CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Benjamin "The Beast" Butler REWARD Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681056225

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 10, 1863 * General Benjamin "The Beast" Butler reward * From the origin of the Civil War Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America" which is rarely found on Southern newspapers. On the front page at the top of the first column is: "The Naval Victory At Galveston" "Official From Gen. Magruder -- Capture of the Harriet Lane, Two Barks and a Schooner--Ignominious Flight Of The Yankees Under Flag Of Truce--Brilliant Conduct Of Our Troops". An official dispatch reporting the capture of the Harriet Lane is signed in type: J. Bankhead Magruder. The bkpg. has a notice headed: "Ten Thousand Dollars Reward!" which states in part: "... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:27

$122.00
151411

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ 1st Battle of Kernstown 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681055609

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 4, 1862 * From the Confederate capital * First Battle of Kernstown, Virginia A nice newspaper from the Confederate capital. The front page has war-related reports with: "Floyd's Brigade" "The Army of the Peninsula" "From Pig Point" and "From the Coast". There is also a lengthy list of: "The Battle of Kernstown--List of the Wounded". Page 2 has a lengthy editorial: "What Is the Spirit of the South?" as well as a nice variety of small Civil War reports. Pages 3 & 4 are mostly ads but they do contain some war items also. Four pages, various scattered foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:26

$93.00
151368

GEORGE B. McCLELLAN President? Clinton LA Louisiana Captured Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842072878

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1864 * Gen. George B. McClellan * Presidential nomination acceptance * Clinton, East Feliciana Parish , Louisiana Among the ftpg. column heads are: "CANBY" "Expedition from Baton Rouge & Natchez" "Clinton, La., In Our Possession" "The Rebel Ram Nashville Blown Up" "GRANT" "Important Letter from the Lieut. General of the Union Armies" "What He Thinks of the Rebellion & Its End" which is signed by him in type: U.S. Grant (see); "Sheridan" "The Presidency" "Tender of the Nomination to General McClellan" and more. Eight pages, minor loss at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:12

$29.00
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
151149

BATTLE OF SEWELL'S POINT Norfolk VA & St. Louis MO Civil War MAPS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391673564204

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 29, 1861 * Battle of Sewell's Point * Norfolk, Virginia map * St. Louis, Missouri The front page features a nice Civil War map titled: "OPERATIONS NEAR FORT MONROE & NORFOLK". There is also a small back page map titled: "St. Louis And It's Defenses". Among the one column headlines on the ftpg: "THE INSURRECTION" "Important Military Movements in Eastern Virginia" "News From Fortress Monroe" "The Railroad Track Obstructed by the Rebels" "Interesting from the Harper's Ferry Region" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 09, 2017 13:57

$48.00
150994

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391668905251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, Dec. 29, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South. Note that this "Memphis" newspaper was published in Jackson, Mississippi. See the information below concerning its history. The front page is mostly taken up with the: "Address Of President Davis - Delivered to the Hall of Representatives, Jackson, Miss., Dec. 26, 1862". Davis gave this speech during an inspection tour of the western theater. In his speech Davis defended the conscription and exemption acts passed by the Confederate Congress in April, September, and October 1862, which had extended all one... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2017 15:57

$237.00
150679

Very Rare CIVIL WAR General Ulysses S. Grant Siege of Petersburg 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371821036285

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GRANT'S PETERSBURG PROGRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, April 5, 1865 * Extremely rare military title * General Ulysses S. Grant * The Siege of Petersburg ending * Civil War coming to an end An exceedingly rare newspaper and the first we have had the opportunity to offer. This newspaper lasted but four issues, printing on April 3, 5, 7 and 10 of 1865 by officers of the 37th Wisconsin Volunteers and the 8th Michigan Veteran Volunteers. As the title suggests, its purpose was to report the closing days of the Confederacy as Grant's Army of the Potomac was advancing upon Petersburg and Richmond. The content is simply terrific. The editorial near the top of page 1 begins: "Never has this vetera... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2017 11:55

$5,350.00
150520

SOUTHERN SECESSION TALKS Pre Civil War Cotton States Tensions 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371816032976

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD Dec. 14, 1860 * Tensions in Southern states * Pre Civil War secession nears Among the front page column heads on events leading to the Civil War are: "Important From Washington" "Manifesto of the Representatives of Seceding States" "Important From Springfield" "Is it the Intention of Mr. Lincoln to Have Southerners in His Cabinet?" "The States That Will Positively Leave the Union" "THE SOUTHERN CRISIS" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:23

$28.00
150411

CONFEDERATE Vicksburg MS & FORT SUMTER Charleston SC Civil War 1863 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813359260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 26, 1863 * Post fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital The front page has some war items including: "From General Lee's Army" "The Rappahannock Expedition" "City Intelligence" "Flat of Truce" "Hotel De Vicksburg" and a few other items. The back page has much on the war, including: "Latest News From The North--From the Armies in Virginia--The Siege of Charleston--The Attack on Fort Sumter--Affairs at Vicksburg & the Southwest--Order of Retaliation from General Halleck..." "Vicksburg--The Present Compared with Its Past Appearance--Sad Effects of the War--The Feeling of its Citizens" "General Banks at Vicksbu... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:43

$94.00
150314

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ Fall of New Orleans LA 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648313611

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 8, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Fall of New Orleans * Jefferson Davis Proclamation The ftpg. has: "The Northern Congress - The Negro Question Again" and: "From Nashville--Army of Occupation--Loyalty of the Native Citizens--Yankees Have a Hard Road to Travel". Page 2 has: "New Orleans Before the Surrender" "The Surrender of Fort Macon" "The Monitor & the Virginia [Merrimac]" which begins: "Many persons wonder why the Monitor when she had crippled the Merrimac in their first encounter, did not pursue & sink her before she could reach Norfolk...". The back page includes a: "PROCLAMATION By the President, to the People of the Confederate States of Ame... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2017 12:56

$120.00
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
148802

1st BATTLE OF REAM'S STATION Virginia Murder of Negroes Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601945676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 4, 1864 * First Battle of Ream's Station * A Confederate victory Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Wilson & Kautz Safe" "Return of the Raiding Parties" "Severe Fighting on the Way" "Our Losses 750 to 1000" "The Destruction made By Our Men" "Sixty Miles of Railroads Spoiled" "Murder of Negroes by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2016 13:44

$30.00
148494

GRAND JUNCTION Tennessee MAP & Fort Macon Surrender 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761283914

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1862 * Grand Junction, Tennessee * Siege of Fort Macon ends * Baton Rouge, Louisiana The front page features a Civil War map headed: "Probable Retreat of Beauregard To Grand Junction" showing the Corinth vicinity at the Mississippi Tennessee, Alabama border. Column heads include: "Capture of Fort Macon Officially Confirmed" "Reported Evacuation of Corinth & Memphis" "Rebels Inconsolable Over the Loss of New Orleans" "Execution of a Union man as a Spy in Richmond" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:24

$42.00
148431

ARKANSAS & GEORGIA Secession & Kansas Joins Union Pre Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760376229

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Feb. 6, 1861 * Secession in the South * Kansas joins Union Page 5 has: "Congressional" reports which includes the news that Kansas has officially joined the Union on January 28. Also mention that: "...In the Senate Mr. Iverson, of Georgia, read the secession ordinance of his state, made a secession speech, and bade the Senate farewell. Mr. Hemphill of Arkansas also made a secession speech He said he had no fears of a servile insurrection--the slaves would fight for their masters...". Eight pages, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:31

$38.00
147972

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1864 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747153419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 14, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title 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. ... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:38

$236.00
147963

SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks MAP & Battle of Cross Keys 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747139386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks map * Battle of Cross Keys - Virginia The front page is dominated by a nice close-up Civil War map headed: "Plan Of The Battle Of Fair Oaks" with subheads: "Sketch of the Battle-ground of 'Fair Oaks', or the Seven Pines, on May 31, 1862..." Plus there are some nice front page column heads including: "The Pursuit Of Jackson" "Further Particulars of the Battle of Cross Keys" "Jackson Very Badly Defeated by Gen. Fremont" "Flight of the Rebels on Sunday Night" "News From The Mississippi" "Commodore Farragut's Fleet at Vicksburgh" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice conditi... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:21

$57.00
147805

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371742541616

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 26, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has heads: "THE WIRZ TRIAL" "More of the Horrors of Andersonville" "Testimony of a Rebel Surgeon as to the Maltreatment of Prisoners" "Copy of an Inspection Report of the Prison Camp" "A Sickening Tale of Suffering". This coverage takes over 1 1/2 columns. See the hyperlink for more on the career of Henry Wirz. The back page has: "The Assassins - Arrest of a Supposed Accomplice of J. Wilkes Booth--Interesting Details" Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:15

$37.00
147239

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Kessler's Cross Lanes 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546713680

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 29, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Kessler's Cross Lanes 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 September 29, 2016 15:00

$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
146168

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Santa Rosa Island Florida 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686820886

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 25, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Santa Rosa Island - Florida 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 15:51

$28.00
146166

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era First Battle of Springfield MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391510335275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 29, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Springfield - Missouri 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 15:49

$28.00
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