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197811

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062159007

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

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$85.00
197810

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061340052

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

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$97.00
197783

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058186648

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

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:10

$277.00
197782

GETTYSBURG'S ADDRESS Battlefield Ceremony Abraham Lincoln Journey 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058185989

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

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:09

$68.00
197780

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058185368

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

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:08

$136.00
197714

Rare CONFEDERATE STRONGHOLD Memphis TN Tennessee Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053803694

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

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$188.00
197713

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055584949

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

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:25

$56.00
197675

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053745108

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

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Ends June 02, 2022 08:52

$48.00
197674

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053744731

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

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Ends June 02, 2022 08:52

$48.00
197673

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055547242

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

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Ends June 02, 2022 08:51

$53.00
197636

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394049943930

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

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Ends May 28, 2022 10:11

$28.00
197634

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374046387457

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

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Ends May 28, 2022 10:11

$480.00
197630

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394049935432

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

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Ends May 28, 2022 10:05

$46.00
197605

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374043080636

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

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Ends May 26, 2022 14:53

$1,700.00
197601

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394047177437

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

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Ends May 26, 2022 14:51

$275.00
197600

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374043078121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 26, 1862  * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of The Apostate at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "Last Night, but three of the engagement the young American Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, who will...for this night only...character of Richard III..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely ... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2022 14:48

$65.00
197570

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374041402297

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

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Ends May 25, 2022 13:28

$76.00
197479

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507277

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

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:24

$78.00
197477

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040506898

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

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$92.00
197474

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040505233

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

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:22

$31.00
197456

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032500095

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

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:44

$64.00
197375

ANTI YANKEE Pro Confederate Columbus Ohio Civil War MARTINSBURG 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023567732

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

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Ends May 15, 2022 09:50

$34.00
197138

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159377

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

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$144.00
197109

Terrific ABRAHAM LINCOLN John Wilkes Booth Assassination PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012279940

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

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:44

$655.00
197063

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394009990457

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

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Ends April 30, 2022 14:57

$79.00
196978

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992312012

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

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Ends April 25, 2022 13:23

$145.00
196975

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992311325

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

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Ends April 25, 2022 13:21

$26.00
196862

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373988136586

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

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Ends April 22, 2022 14:43

$315.00
196855

FIRST BATTLE OF LEXINGTON Missouri State Guard S. Price 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373988134121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 25, 1861  * First Battle of Lexington * Missouri State Guard victory Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Important News from Missouri" "The Disaster At Lexington" "Intended Invasion of Kansas by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2022 14:40

$28.00
196832

LEE'S SURRENDER Confederate Army Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393996966690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 15, 1865  * General Robert E. Lee * Confederate Army of Northern Virginia * Surrender at Appomattox Court House Subtitled: "Gazette Of The Regular And Volunteer Forces", this 16 page issue is simply filled with military reports, almost entirely on the Civil War at this time.  This issue is dated the day Abraham Lincoln died. The ftpg. is entirely taken up with an article headed: "The Campaign In Virginia" which begins: "The campaign in Virginia is ended...". One of the inside pages has a wealth of detail, including many correspondences between U.S. Grant and General R. E. Lee--signed in type by each--headed: "The Surrender of Lee" (see photos), which give a fine, detailed account ... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2022 09:36

$320.00
196787

BATTLE OF BLACKBURN'S FORD Bull Run Creek Virginia Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373981526761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 11, 1861   * A Confederate victory The front page includes a detailed one column illustration headed: "Plan of The Battle of Blackburn's Ford" with related text. Also nice ftpg. one column war heads: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Gen. Wool Goes to Fortress Monroe" "Assassination of Pickets" "The Rebels Fortifying Matthias Point:" "Secession at Work In Maryland" Washington to Be Cut Off" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends April 17, 2022 12:45

$43.00
196723

BATTLES OF 1863 General Henry Halleck Official Report 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373979153915

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 12, 1863  * Year of Battle of Gettysburg The front page & most of the back page are taken up with the extremely detailed: "Gen. Halleck's Report" "The Campaigns and Battles of a Year of War" which is a great account of the battles in 1863. Other Civil War reports on inside pages. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends April 16, 2022 07:54

$30.00
196701

Gen. ROBERT E. LEE'S Retreat Post Battle of Gettysburg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373979120040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 22, 1863  * Post Battle of Gettysburg * Robert E. Lee's retreat southward Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "A Great Battle Just Avoided" "Retreat of Lee's Army Beyond the Rappahannock" "Our Advance In Warrenton" "Stuart's Cavalry Drives from Gainesville" "The Military Division of the Mississippi" and more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner.

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Ends April 16, 2022 07:33

$28.00
196514

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373965215642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 17, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Eyewitness account Not only is this a nice Civil War newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has various war-related content, including items headed: "The News" and a lengthier report: "Spies In The South" and other related items, but certainly the prime front page content is the report headed: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania--The Battle Of Gettysburg--The Retreat To Hagerstown"  which features an eye-witness account of the retreat, prefaced with: "...the only connected, intelligent and intelligible account that has yet been given to the public of the movements of General Lee...after the Battle of Gett... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:07

$1,165.00
196513

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA in Confederate Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393975894190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 30, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Admiral David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A very historic report as page 3 contains an early account of the fall of New Orleans to the Yankees, which obviously was a solemn admonition for a Confederate newspaper. The report is taken from Yankee sources with the top of a page 3 column headed: "Telegraphic News" "The Surrender of New Orleans--Correspondence Between the Federal Commander & Mayor Monroe" Included is the full text of the letter signed in type, D. G. Farragut, to the mayor of New Orleans, signed, John Monroe (see for portions). Many other reports on the Civil War within but the pale in comparison to the... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:06

$165.00
196511

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393975884332

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 16, 1864  * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign w/ map Over half of the front page is taken up with a large & detailed Civil War map headed: "GEN. GRANT'S ADVANCE TO RICHMOND." Among the first column heads on the war are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Gen. Lee's Retreat Confirmed" "Our Cavalry Operations" "Lee's Road to Richmond Destroyed" "Sheridan Takes the Extreme Outworks of Richmond" "Jeb. Stuart Killed in Battle" "Gen. Meade's Address to His Army" and much more on the Battle of Spotsylvania. Good war coverage on inside pages as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:02

$60.00
196487

CONFEDERATE Abraham Lincoln REBELS Mockery CIVIL WAR Richmond VA 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393971658817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 11, 1862  * Abraham Lincoln mockery  * King George III comparison  * From the rebel capital Half of the front page is taken up with ads, and half with news & other items including: "The Case of Brownlow" "Mr. Thomas' Plan for the Reorganization of the Virginia Forces" "There's Life in the Old Land Yet" "Scraps For War Times" and a few other smaller items. Page two includes the always interesting editorial which focuses in part on a comparison of King George III of England and Abraham Lincoln, one part noting: "George III is dead and gone. He was probably a bad man, as he certainly was a mistaken one; but it is a gross insult to his memory to compare such a person as Lincoln ... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2022 10:39

$82.00
196486

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Murder Funeral Train Arrives in New York City 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373960737386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Remains in New York City * Civil War closing events All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of Abraham Lincoln. Two-thirds of the first column are taken up with nice heads concerning the funeral of Abraham Lincoln including: "HONORS To the MARTYR PRESIDENT" "Our Tribute to the Lamented Dead" "Arrival of the Cortege" "The Body In State" "The Procession to the City Hall" "Scene of Sadness & Sorrow" "Incidents of the Obsequies" & much more. Further reporting on the funeral on pages 4, 5 and 8 including: "The Assassins" "The President's Murder Organized in Canada & Approved at Richmond: "SHERMAN" "Capture of Macon, Ga." "Honors to the M... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2022 10:38

$117.00
196441

Rare COLUMBUS OHIO Post Civil War Henry Wirz & Jefferson Davis 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373958684328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 20, 1865  * Henry Wirz trial * Jefferson Davis From shortly after the end of the Civil War but still with war-related reports including: "Returned Soldiers" "The Real Abolition Platform of Ohio" "Mustering Out Negro Troops" "The Wirz Trial" "Trouble Brewing in the Abolition Camp" "Jefferson Davis" "An Interview With the President" & much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2022 09:08

$29.00
196266

BATTLE OF MISSIONARY RIDGE Chattanooga TN Tennessee Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393952549847

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 4, 1863  * Battle of Missionary Ridge * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Secret Movement of the Army Before Chattanooga" "Particulars of the Engagement Before Knoxville" "General Grant's Victory" "Full Details of the Recent Decisive Conflicts Before Chattanooga" "Bloody Repulse at Tunnel Hill" "Gen. Bragg Wounded--The Prospect Before Longstreet--Estimated Strength of the Rebel Army" & more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends March 22, 2022 08:45

$32.00
196254

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Louisville KY Kentucky 1861 Civil War in 1ST YEAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393952537827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, Sept. 12, 1861  * Rare pro-Confederate title * 1st year of the Civil War 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: "Letter From Frankfort" "Federal Movements" "The Rebel Troops on Munson's Hill". Inside has: "Freedom or Slavery" "The Failure of Neutrality" "WAR NEWS" "Kentucky's Policy - Against the South!" "Southern Troops to be Ordered Out of the State" "Fight... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2022 08:38

$87.00
196235

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393950709823

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1864  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Additional From The North" "The Revolution in the North--Great Indignation at the Military Arrests of the Administration..." "Disaffection In The Yankee Army--the Soldiers Refusing to Fight--Their Confessions of the Atrocities of Their Men" "The Latest from the North--Reorganization of the Army of the Potomac--The Next On To Richmond to Be by a New Route--Later From Vicksburg--Fort Donelson Attacked By the Rebels--A Dash Into Warrenton" "From Fredericksburg". The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one including in part: "...It may be that no gre... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2022 13:32

$83.00
196057

Very Rare CONFEDERATE South Carolina CAMDEN SC Civil War 1864 Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926468163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CAMDEN DAILY JOURNAL, South Carolina, August 4, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * William T. Sherman * March to the sea is stopped? A nice and quite rare title from late in the Confederacy. The front page has various news items concerning the war including: "The news of the defeat & capture of the most famous of all the Yankee raiders comes in like a welcome gleam of sunshine upon what was fast growing to be a very dark picture...But the scene has changed. The army of Tennessee, after inflicting another terrible chastisement upon the foe, still stands like a wall of fire around Atlanta, & Sherman, baffled & disappointed, is as far as ever from the mastery of the 'doomed city'..." with more (see photos). Also: "... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:03

$425.00
196055

Rare CONFEDERATE COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Jeff. Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925453994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, May 3, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication A very scarce title from the Confederacy. Page 2 has an editorial headed: “Extortioners As Soldiers” and also: “War News” which has a variety of reports & subheads including: “Fight In East Tennessee” “Good Reports From Mississippi” “Important Proclamation” which begins: “Lieut. Gen. Polk has issued an important proclamation to all the soldiers in his department absent from their commands without leave. He offers pardon to all who will report for duty within ten days…” (see); “Cavalry Fight at Ringgold Gap”. Also: “From Virginia” begins: “Burnside has certainly arrived at Alexandria & is moving rapidly to form a junction with Grant in Cul... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:02

$255.00
196054

CONFEDERATE Very Rare MEMPHIS TN at Montgomery Alabama Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925453684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, October 14, 1864  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: ""Forrest's Operations" taking half a column; "The Saltville Fight" "Federal Accounts from the Richmond Front" "Grant's Losses" "Yankee Reports from Virginia" "Peace" "From the Front" "General Orders No. 10" and other war-related items. The back page includes: "General Hood's Position and Purposes" "Something Reliable" "A Prudent Forecast" "The Third Alabama Regiment--How it Escaped Capture" "L... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:02

$330.00
196051

Rare BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Jefferson Davis 1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925452549

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 3, 1863  * Battle of Stones River - Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Very rare publication This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. The most notable content in the issue is the back page report headed: "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "Confederate Victory Confirmed" "Additional Particulars" which includes a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see). Also on the back page are: "From Vicksburg" "The Future At Vicksburg" "Death of Col. James L. Autry" "Letter From Grenada" "River Warfare" "Proclamation By The President" takes almost an entire column and is signed in type: Jefferson ... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:01

$255.00
196050

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926465743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 19, 1861  * Civil War beginning * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Rare Confederate publication 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. Neighboring South Carolina... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:00

$210.00
196040

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA w/ Battle of Chickamauga 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925444633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 24, 1863  * From the capital of the Confederacy * Battle of Chickamauga - Georgia A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "From City Point--The Flag of Truce" and more. Perhaps the most interesting item is: "The Late Major General Hood" which has much on an untrue event--he died in 1879. The report includes: "The melancholy news of the death of Major-General John B. Hood is fully confirmed by the telegraphic dispatches...He was several wounded during the battle in Tennessee, and died under the amputation of his leg..." followed by much on his life & career. He was injured at Chickamauga & had is leg amputa... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:53

$67.00
196039

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926460682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 17, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Pages 2 & 3 have various Civil War reports including: "Order Of Battle Accompaniment to Gen. McDowell's Report" "The Sick & Wounded" "Difficulty of Getting Troops" "Holmes' Brigade" "How They Return Our Kindness" and more. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:52

$68.00
195961

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373920161156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 11, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their masthead. Front page reports include: "From Gen. Lee's Army" "From Richmond - Operations in the Valley" "Later Yankee News" "Siege of Charleston" "The Yankee Raider" "The Sinking Finances of the North--Enormous Accumulation of Debt" "The Virginia War News" "Gen. Morgan's Campaign into Kentucky" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, a few discrete archival mends at the margins, minor margin tears, generally good.

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Ends March 07, 2022 13:35

$82.00
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