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183235

Rare WILMINGTON NC Northern Carolina Pre Civil War 1861 Old Antebellum Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882020307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., Jan. 19, 1861 * Rare antebellum title * Secession ? From this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city. Page 2 has a very lengthy article: "Read & Reflect - The Slaveholding and Non-Slaveholding Interests of the South A Unit". Also a call-to-arms bit headed: "FLAG RAISING!" "Secession And Southern Rights!!", plus "Sufferings o the Sioux Indians". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:08

$36.00
183187

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Election Victory Win Rpt. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373122203833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER, Baltimore, Nov. 9, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's election win (2nd) * Original Civil War reporting The ftpg. has some reports on the election, headed: "The Election - A Great Union Triumph" which includes: "Our returns s we write are fragmentary & incomplete, but there is no doubt of the result...The stream of Union gains is unremitting...Pennsylvania, without which McClellan had not the ghost of a chance of success, has gone for the Union..." with more on some results by state. There is then a lengthy chart of the: "Maryland Election" with voting results for Lincoln and for McClellan. There are many reports on the latest events in the Civil War. Four pages, large folio size, archivall... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 07:30

$45.00
183185

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392879968117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 30, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * J.E.B. Stuart's raid on Chambersburg Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "Interesting from New Orleans" "The Recognition of the Confederate States by Europe" "General Review" and more. The best item is on page 3 headed: "Stuart's Official Report of his Expedition into Pennsylvania" which takes nearly 1 1/2 columns and is signed by him in type: J.E.B. Stuart. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even to... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 15:29

$136.00
183141

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373121163977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth Not only this event but this title remain among the most desired by collectors; a very significant event in American history reported by one of the most respected newspapers in the country. The first column heads tell it all: "AWFUL EVENT" "President Lincoln Shot by an Assassin" "The Deed Done at Ford's Theatre Last Night" "The Act Of A Desperate Rebel" "Details Of the Dreadful Tragedy". One can only imagine the horror of finding this report in the morning paper at a time when the nation should have been in celebration of the end of the Civil War. The report has much detail with various timed dispatches... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:26

$2,450.00
183102

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Orange County Virginia LEE vs. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392875440238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 2, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run * Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "Success of the Advance Movement" "Crossing the Rapidan" "Sharp Engagement at Locust Grove" "He is Driven Back & Routed" "The Ground Literally Covered with them" "General Meade Prepares for a Grand Assault" "Flank Movement by General Warren" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 16, 2020 14:23

$28.00
183052

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116587597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 24, 1862 * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 5 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging. The ftpg. features a large & detailed map: "THE BOMBARDMENT OF ISLAND NO. 10. The Famous Island No. 10--Its Batteries and the Surrounding Rebel Fortifications and Gunboats--The Union Gunboats, Mortar Boats and Transports". Column heads include: "Important From Winchester, Va." "Battle Between Gen. Shields' Division and th... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:06

$147.00
183051

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Somerset Kentucky KY w/ MAP 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116587209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 21, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky A terrific issue for display, as over half of the front page is dominated by two maps, one very large headed: "THE IMPORTANT VICTORY IN KENTUCKY." and the other headed: "The Rebel Zollicoffer's Stronghold On The Cumberland River." Plus, there are very nice first column heads including: "Brilliant Victory of the Union Troops in Kentucky" "Prolonged & Bloody Battle at Somerset" "Defeat & Flight of Zollicoffer's Rebel Army" "Hot Pursuit of the Flying Enemy" "The Route to East Tennessee Open" and more. Eight pages, even toning, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:06

$55.00
183050

Civil War NASHVILLE TN Tennessee Map & General Gordon Granger 1863 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392874207485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 12, 1863 * Nashville, Tennessee Civil War map The front page has a one column map showing the Nashville vicinity, with one column Civil War heads: "Impending Battle Near Nashville" "Skirmishes of the Contending Forces" "The Scene of Operations" "Sketch of General Granger" plus other war-related heads on the front page as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:05

$36.00
183049

CSS ALABAMA'S Gulf of Mexico Expeditionary Raid w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116584663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 16, 1863 * CSS Pirate Alabama w/ map The ftpg. features a map headed: "The Alabama's Escape From Martinique. The Harbor of Fort Royal, Martinique, Showing the Manner in which the Privateer Alabama Escaped the Blockade of the U.S. Steamer San Jacinto" shows the islands as well. The first column has related heads. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:05

$37.00
183007

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ First Battle of Lexington MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392873848504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 23, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Lexington - 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, tiny piece torn away at bottom left blank corner, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 07:19

$28.00
182981

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Fort Donelson Capture CIVIL WAR 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373114178309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 27, 1862 * Fall of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page is entirely taken up with advertisements and notices. The inside pages are rich in war-related reports including: "The Fall of Fort Donelson" "The Tennessee Panic" "The Northern Congress" "Re-Organization of the Cabinet" "Substitutes in the Army" "The New Army--The Pike" "The Confederate Congress" "The War Upon Whiskey" "Legislature of Virginia" "Telegraphic News" and more. Also a very nice & patriotic editorial, a few bits including: "...that the war must endure for years... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2020 14:43

$90.00
182979

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1862 Columbia S.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392871881717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inaugural address * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it has the word “Southern”. Certainly the most notable content begins page 2 being: "President Jefferson Davis's Inaugural address, delivered in Richmond, February 22, 1862" which takes over a full column. The front page includes: "The Hampton Legion" "Sketch of Clarkesville" "The Defences of Augusta" "Burning Our Towns". The bkpg. includes: "The Rebel Territory" "Confederate States Senators" "The Women of the South" "The Crisis" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, minor mend at a margin, nice c... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2020 14:41

$335.00
182927

General BENJAMIN BUTLER & the Women of New Orleans 1862 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867673808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1862 * General Benjamin Butler * Women of New Orleans The front page is filled with various Civil War reports including some one column heads: "From Gen. M'Clellan's Army" "The Step in Advance Toward Richmond" "Gallantry of Our Troops" "Camp of the Rebels Occupied by Hooker's Men" "Corps of Gens. Fremont, Banks and McDowell Combined" "The Shenandoah Valley" "News From Memphis" and more. The prime content is the interesting front page text headed: "The Women and Gen. Butler" with items from Southern newspapers concerning the reaction to the very controversial address Butler made the previous month to the women of New Orleans, essentially considering them prostitutes and stating they would be t... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:14

$41.00
182925

BATTLE OF HANOVER COURT HOUSE Slash Church Virginia MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867672108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 29, 1862 * Battle of Hanover Court House, Virginia w/ map The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia" which shows from Harper's Ferry to Norfolk. Among the one column heads on the front page are: "The Battle at Hanover Court House" "Complete Rout of the Enemy" "His Loss Estimated at 1000" "From Gen. Halleck's Army" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:12

$48.00
182923

OPENING WEEK 1st Troops Called Post Fort Sumter Attack 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867671566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1861 * Opening week of the Civil War * Post Fort Sumter attack * Troops gathering Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR" "Extraordinary Enthusiasm Throughout the County" "Alacrity in Obeying the President's Call to Arms" "30 Men Killed at Fort Moultrie During the Battle" "Expected Secession of Virginia" and more. Some very nice content from the first week of the Civil War. Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:11

$32.00
182922

CSS MANASSAS 1st Ironclad Ship of Confederacy w/ Print 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109886515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 7, 1862 * CSS Manassas ironclad ship War reports are found on pages 4 & 5 with column heads including: "The War For The Union" 'The Abolition of Slavery in the District" "The Confiscation Bill" "The Rebel Blockade Run" "The Latest About the Merrimac" "Rebel Force on the Peninsula" "The Advance Upon Yorktown" and much more. Page 6 has a print of: "Hollins's Gunboat the 'Manassas' or 'Turtle' " with very descriptive text. This was the first ironclad built for the Confederacy. More war reporting on the back page as well. Eight pages, some printing creases on the back page, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:11

$37.00
182893

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky & Roanoke Island NC 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109785818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * Roanoke Island, North Carolina The back page has a map headed: "Plan Of The Battle of Mill Spring (Logan's Cross-Roads), Near Somerset, Ky., January 9, 1862". The bkpg. also has column heads: "The Battle of Mill Spring" "Additional Incidents of the Battle" "The Flight of the Rebels" "More Prisoners, Artillery & Horses Taken" "Official Reports of Officers Engaged" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:48

$30.00
182831

MEXICO City French Occupy MAP Vicksburg MS Port Hudson 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107413481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 29, 1863 * Front Page Map of Mexico * Port Hudson MS * Vicksburg, Mississippi The front page. has a large map headed: "THE FRENCH IN MEXICO. Operations of the French Army--The Route of the Troops from Vera Cruz to the Mexican Capital" with related front page heads as well. There are also front page Civil War reports including: "Rebel Army Under General Joe Johnston Marching to Vicksburg" "Vicksburg & Port Hudson to be Held at All Hazards" "Another Impending Battle" and more. Additional Civil War reports on the inside and back pages. Eight pages, nice condition, very minor loss to a lower spine corner affecting nothing.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:37

$28.00
182810

KINSTON NC Battle of Wyse Fork North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nears End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107400980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 13, 1865 * Final month of the Civil War * Kinston NC North Carolina (Wyse Fork) * Confederacy down to their last hope Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Important From North Carolina" "A Battle Reported Near Kinston on Wednesday" "A Victory Claimed Over Our Forces" "The Gallantry of the Union Troops Acknowledged" "Reports of Scouts" "Rumored Union Victories in South Carolina" "Cheatham & Johnston Get 'Awfully Whipped' " "General Sherman at Cheraw" "The Slave-Arming Question..." and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:22

$35.00
182791

Siege BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Gunboats Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 17, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson - Tennessee The front page features a nice & detailed map titled: "FORT DONELSON, TENN. The Scene of General Grant & Commodore Foote's Latest Achievement". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON"; "Details of Three Days Desperate Fighting"; "Terrific Fire of the Enemy on the Union Gunboats"; "Desperate Courage of the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$67.00
182790

FORT HINDMAN MAP & Diagram Arkansas Post & St. Charles Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 25, 1863 * Fort Hindman Arkansas captured * Map w/ fort diagram * St. Charles & more The front page features a map titled: "THE CAPTURE OF FORT HINDMAN" Also on the ftpg. is a diagram titled: "Inside Of Fort Hindman" with much detail. Among the one column ftpg. headlines on the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT FROM ARKANSAS" "Operations on the White River" "Capture of St. Charles, Duval's Bluff and Des Arc" "Investment of Fort Hindman by Gen. McClernand's Army" "Splendid Operations of the Army of the Mississippi" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$54.00
182783

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107088544

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, New York, March 6, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln 2nd inauguration * Closing weeks of the Civil War * Assassination nears Page 4 headlines at the top of last column about the second inauguration of Abraham Lincoln include: "INAUGURATION" "Our Report of the Second Installation of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States" "Scenes at the White House in the Streets and at the Capital" "Washington, March 4, 1861, and Washington, March 4, 1865." "THE CONTRAST" "The Grand Reception in the Evening" "All Classes and Colors Represented at the White House" "The President Shakes Hands With Everybody". Much text, too much to photograph. Nice reporting about the inaugural scene. There is a small hole in this rep... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:42

$359.00
182773

BATTLE OF AQUIA CREEK Union Navy Gunboats Batteries Civil War MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107084365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 1, 1861 * Battle of Aquia Creek Civil War map * Union Navy gunboats vs. Confederate batteries * One of the first battles of the war The ftpg. is filled with ads. The back page has a war map headed: "Acquia Creek And Its Environs". Also a notable report: "Virginia Votes For Secession" and other war-related items. Page 5 has a nice stack of column heads: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Stampede of Slaves from Maryland and Virginia" "Gen. Lee At Manassas Junction" "with much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, the horizontal fold causes some perforation to the back leaf, minor foxing.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:33

$38.00
182772

CIVIL WAR BEGINNING Post Fort Sumter Attack TROOPS on the March 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * Post Fort Sumter attack * Troops on the march The first column has a great stack of war-related headlines on the beginning events of the Civil War including: "THE WAR" "The 7th Regiment in Washington" "Jefferson Davis and Gen. Beauregard in Richmond" "Arrangements for an Attack on the National Capital" "35,000 Rebel Troops on the March" "Necessity for More Northern Troops" "Interviews Between Marylanders & the President" "Kentucky Will Remain Neutral" "News From Fort Pickens" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:33

$88.00
182771

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 14, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSSVirginia) * Civil War ironclads clash A significant issue reporting one of the most famous naval battles of the 19th century: the Monitor vs. the Merrimac. It ushered in "modern" naval engineering with the use of iron-clad vessels. One column heads on the back page include: "THE GREAT NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report Of The Affair" "The Maiden Cruise Of The Monitor" "Rebel Accounts of their Losses and Damages" with the text taking 3 1/2 columns with considerable detail. Included is an official report received by the Navy Department about the Rebel attacks at Newport News, mentioning in part: "...I arrived o... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:32

$159.00
182760

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG About to Start & Hartsville TN 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107081026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York City, December 12, 1862. * Burnside captures major Virginia city * Battle of Fredericksburg close * General Burnside vs. Robert E. Lee * Battle of Hartsville - 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: "Army Of The Potomac" "Capture Of Fredericksburg By Gen. Burnside" "Terrific Bombardment of the City""A Battle Expected To-day" "The War In Tennessee" "The War In Arkansas" and more. (see) 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. Nice condition... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:27

$38.00
182749

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War John Bell Hood 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865255467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 19, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The News of Hood's Operations" "Letter from Richmond" "From the Valley - Camp near New Market" "Interesting from the North" "Mobile and Charleston" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, small paper-flaw hole deters very little, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. As a notable slave port, it is not surprisin... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:21

$67.00
182741

BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas Virginia 1st Major Conflict 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865251427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, July 20, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas VA Virginia * 1st major battle of the American Civil War The top of page 2 has reports from the very beginning of the Bull Run battle with: "From Bull's Run" "No Further Battle Yet" "The Rebel Force Increased". Also: "The Prisoners from Bull's Run" "Later From the Seat of War" "U.S. Troops Concentrating" "From the West" and more. Four pages, a few discrete archival mends at margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:14

$29.00
182701

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1862 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105950396

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 26, 1862 * From the Confederate capital A wealth of reporting from the Confederate capital, some articles headed: "the Movement of Morgan in Kentucky" "The Richmond Battles in England" "The War--The President & the Border States..." "Yankee Account of the Arkansas" "the Raids of Morgan..." "Skirmish at Malvern Hill" "No So Anxious to Fight" and so much more. Four pages, a few inked "X" marks in margins (possibly the editor's copy), otherwise good condition.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:58

$78.00
182639

Rare CONFEDERATE VA w/ Battle of Mill Springs Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373101884358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 4, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * In a Confederate title Not only a newspaper from the Confederate States, but from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The Coin Of The Confederate States" "A Virginia Mother's Appeal To the Soldiers" which is stirring (see images). Also much reporting headed: "The Battle In Kentucky" "Interesting Account of the Battle" "Desperate Charge Of Our Forces" "Unparalleled Heroism & Valour" "Terrific Fire Of The Enemy" "The Retreat of Our Army" "Great Suffering Among Our Troops" with the report carrying over to page 2. Inside has the always-interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The Burnside expedition is a c... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2020 07:25

$85.00
182635

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Galveston 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators - assassins * Galveston, Texas surrenders This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON FRIDAY" "THE REBELS IN CANADA" "A PLEA FOR ARNOLD" "LATER FROM TEXAS" "Official Announcement of the Surrender of Galveston" "All The Texan Ports In Our Possession" "END OF THE BLOCKADE" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:47

$62.00
182634

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the assassins - conspirators This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON MONDAY" "ARGUMENT OF REVERDY JOHNSON" "MR. STONE'S DEFENSE OF HARROLD" "A Plea for Arnold and O'Laughlin" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:46

$52.00
182610

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina Final Months CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858453906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 14, 1864 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from not long before surrendering. The front page has: "Tribute to the Memory of Major Generals Rodes and Ramseur" which includes 2 letters; also: "Report of the Secretary of the Treasury". The back page has: "Northern News--Lincoln Re-Elected" "The Georgia Legislature & the War" "The President & the Press" and more. Complete as a single sheet newspaper which is typical for late-war issues from the South as most... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:00

$167.00
182405

Rare CONFEDERATE Robert E. Lee Becomes Commander Chief 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851907914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 5, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee becomes commander in chief * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital & slave state Not just a nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, but one from near the end of the Civil War. The front page has: "The War News" with various items & including near the end: "...that Lincoln was in a 'gleeful spirits' on Saturday as he expected momentarily to receive the best of news from Sherman on the war path after Hardee...". Also on the ftpg. City Intelligence" "The Second-Glass Militia of Richmond" being a lengthy letter talking over a full column (see for beginning). The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial--always interesting reading in this newspape... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:23

$117.00
182324

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ Abraham Lincoln & P.G.T. Beauregard Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092712985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 6, 1864 * From the origin of the American Civil War * re. Abraham Lincoln's amnesty proclamation This was one of the few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States of America" within its dateline. The front page is almost entirely filled with reports concerning the Civil War, with items headed: "From Richmond--Great Rise in the River--Later Northern News" "From Dalton--News From the Front" "Five Dollar Confederate Notes" "Soldier's Enquiry" "Charleston & Its History" "Letter From Gen. Beauregard" which is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard; A Bold Speech in the Federal Congress on the War--Lincoln's Amnesty Proclamation Even Laughed At" and ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:46

$117.00
182323

Great Gulf of Mexico TEXAS & Mexican COAST Civil War Era MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850291453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1861 * Gulf of Mexico coast map * Texas - Mexico An extremely decorative issue, as the entire front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "THE GREAT EUROPEAN ALLIANCE AGAINST THE MEXICAN REPUBLIC" with a subhead: "The Gulf Slope of Mexico--The Harbor of Vera Cruz and the National Road to the Capital--Scene of Operations of the English, French and Spanish Expedition." with the map showing much details. There is an inset showing Cerro Gordo, Mexico City, Tampico, Castle of San Juan De Ulua, and a diagram of the city of Vera Cruz. In additional to showing the Mexican coastline the map extends to the cost of Texas and Louisiana as well, showing New Orleans, Sabine City, Galveston, Houston, P... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:45

$83.00
182099

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES General George B. McClellan Report 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084267441

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Jan. 23, 1864 * Seven Days Battles * General George B. McClellan * Lengthy official report As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has: "The Military Situation" with various reports, and also: "The Speed Of Navy Vessels". Other items inside are headed: "The Military Exhaustion of the South", "Major-General McClellan's Report - The Seven Days' Battles" which takes over two pages with many subheads; "Dr.Girard Among the Rebels", "The Spring Campaign" and much more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:23

$32.00
182097

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison EMANCIPATION ? 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839423269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, May 23, 1862 * Rare anti-slavery title * Hunter's emancipation order This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated. Page 3 has nice reporting concerning the General David Hunter "emancipation" controversy, in which he issued an emancipation proclamation for selected states without authority. The proclamation is printed here & signed in type: David Hunter, Major General Commanding. This issue includes the document signed in type by the President: Abraham Lincoln, negating Hunter's proclamation. There is also a lengthy editorial on this s... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:22

$150.00
182079

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839410218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 18, 1865 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor at Ford's Theatre * Only weeks prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. The front page has an advertisement headed: "FORD'S NEW THEATRE" which includes: "Benefit of Mr. John McCullogh, This Saturday Evening March 18, 1865 Mr. John Wilkes Booth has kindly volunteered his valuable services..." to play the role of Pescara in the play "The Apostate". Relating to this page 3 has an report headed: "Theatrical Matters" noting in part: "......There will be a real treat also at Ford's Mr. McCullogh has a benef... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:07

$475.00
182075

Assassination of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Conspirators & Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839408804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 12, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's conspirators * Kirby Smith continues rebellion The top of the ftpg. has a column headed: "THE CONSPIRACY" "Continuation of the Secret Military Trial at Washington" "How the Prisoners Are Confined" "Description of the Cells in Which They are Placed" and more. This is the trial of those who conspired to assassination President Lincoln and others. Also on the ftpg: "Kirby Smith Don't Want to Give Up" "He Denounces Lee's Surrender" Eight page, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:05

$31.00
182072

Very Rare MACON County MO Missouri American Civil War Era 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084255743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MACON GAZETTE, Macon City, Missouri, Feb. 11, 1863 * Rare Civil War era publication A quite scarce title as only one institution has any issues of this title. From a state fractured by alliances to the North & the South, this title is decidedly pro-North. Among the ftpg. articles are: "What the Soldiers Think" "The Rebels 'Won't be Reconstructed' " "Conscription in Tennessee" "Naval Battle off Charleston" "Two Blockading Vessels Sunk" "Beauregard Declares the Blockage Raised". More war reports inside including: "News From S.E. Missouri" "Gallant Dash on Batesville, Arkansas" "Marmaduke Driven Beyond White River" and more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:03

$87.00
182053

ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address Criticized 1861 Pro Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839347247

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 12, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address criticized * General P. G. T. Beauregard letter Among the articles are a lengthy ftpg. report: "The President's Message" which is commentary on Lincoln's recent state-of-the-union address. Most of pg. 2 has: "Report of the Secretary of War". Other items include: "Horrors of Civil War in Missouri" "Brother Against Brother" "A Declaration of Independence - Cabal Against the President" "Criticisms of Republican Papers on President Lincoln's Message" "Curious Letter from Gen. Beauregard" is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, scattered foxing, nice condition. Described as "The Ho... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:49

$37.00
182009

ROBERT E. LEE - Ulysses S. Grant - Confederates Losing 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084128660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 30, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM GEN. GRANT" "A Congratulatory Order" is signed by General Geo. G. Meade, and is concerning the battle at Fort Steadman; "Gen. Lee's Official Report" is signed by him in type: R. E. Lee, General; "The Rebel Loss Reported 'Not Heavy' " "A Bit of Rebel Boasting" "Jeff. Davis Plotting to Secure Peace" "From General Sherman" and much more. Eight pages, small address label in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:31

$42.00
182000

CAPTURE OF ATLANTA William T. Sherman & John Bell Hood 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839184133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 15, 1864 * Atlanta GA Georgia captured * General William T. Sherman * John Bell Hood escapes Among the ftpg. one column Civil War heads are: "ATLANTA" "How The City Was Captured" "The Strategy of the Last Movement" "The Complete Defeat of The enemy" "Hood's Midnight Evacuation of Atlanta" "A Cordial Reception to Our Army by the People" "THE DRAFT" "Urgent Demand for Reinforcements" "Stirring Letters from Generals Grant & Sherman" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:23

$47.00
181997

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President Elect & Jeffersaon Davis Wins Election 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839181513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 15, 1861 * Jefferson Davis elected president of the South * Abraham Lincoln as president elect The front page reports the ominous events which would lead to the outbreak of the Civil War in less than two months as well as reports on the incoming administration of Abraham Lincoln, with first column headlines including: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS" "Important From Washington" "The Report of the Conspiracy Committee" "No Evidence Found of a Design to Attack the Capital" "Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural And the Crisis" and more. Among the subheads on the front page are: "Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural Address" "The Struggle For Power Under the Lincoln Regime" "Movements of the President of the Southern Confederacy"... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:20

$77.00
181937

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY w/ Cleveland, Tennessee Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392825993914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 28, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "City Intelligence" "Major Edgar Burroughs" "From the Rapid Ann" "The Army of Tennessee" "A Dash Upon Cleveland, Tennessee" "a letter from Salem, Virginia; which concerns Roanoke College; "Alleged Yankee Spy" and other war-related reports. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "Christmas & the Confederate States seem at first to be contradictions in terms. It would scarcely be supposed either by our enemies, who have been gloating over the prospect of our impending starvation..." with much more. Also on the back page: "Reading For Congress" "The Averill Raid" "Latest New... See More  

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Ends July 04, 2020 14:53

$82.00
181905

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia John Bell Hood Surrender Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824869086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 19, 1864 * Fall of Atlanta, Georgia w/ map * General John Bell Hood surrender Half of the front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map with a banner heading: "FLANKING OF GENERAL HOOD'S ARMY AND CAPTURE OF ATLANTA." with the balance of the ftpg. taken up with text & column heads: "THE FALL OF ATLANTA" "Full History Of The Movements" "The Attack by the 14th Corps" "Complete Victory On All Sides" "List of the Casualties". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:13

$76.00
181904

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln Slaves Free 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824868862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 3, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Emancipation Proclamation * Freedom for slaves Although the front page has some great coverage of recent events in the Civil War--including a nice map headed: "The Battle of Murfreesboro"--the prime content is certainly on page 4 where the first column and a bit of the second contain the complete text of the Emancipation Proclamation, headed: "The Proclamation of Emancipation" signed in type at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln announced the freeing of all slaves on September 22, 1862, to take effect January 1, 1863, this printing formally documenting the freedom of slaves is now the law of the land. This is one of the more historically significant ... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$455.00
181903

CONFEDERATE Richmond Virginia w/ Abraham Lincoln Bill 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824868474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 19, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy * President Abraham Lincoln bill signed * Compensation for states ending slavery Among the ftpg. reports in this Confederate newspaper are: "The President's Bill to Compensate Any State Which May Abolish Slavery" which is prefaced with a note signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also: "Richmond the Citadel of the Rebellion--Everything for Richmond" "Interesting Narrative of an Escaped Confederate Prisoner" & much more. The back page has a wealth of war reporting as well. Single sheet, slightly irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$87.00
181902

George STONEMAN'S 1863 RAID Cavalry Operation Virginia Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073382028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 11, 1863 * General George Stoneman * Cavalry raid through Virginia The front page features a rather large Civil War map headed: "General Stoneman's Great Cavalry Raid Through Virginia." plus there are many one column ftpg. heads on the war including: "The Great Cavalry Expedition" "A March of Over 1,000 Miles' "Another Great Cavalry Raid" "The Heart Of Mississippi Invaded" "Many Towns Captured" "Enemy In the South-West Panic Stricken" "No Rebels Found At Chancellorsville". Page 3 has the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead and column heads, plus more inside including: "Glorious Victory at Port Gibson" "Defeat of 11,000 Rebels" "Great Slaughter of the Enemy" and more. Eight pages, nice con... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$51.00
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