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181901

WEST VIRGINIA Rebel Raid Map Battle of CHANCELLORSVILLE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 4, 1863 * Rebels raid West Virginia w/ map * Fairmount & Morgantown WV * Battle of Chancellorsvill Across the top of the front page is a Civil War map headed: "Scene Of The Rebel Raid In West Virginia" which also shows a portion of Southern Pennsylvania. Among the one column heads are: "Fredericksburg Outflanked" "The Occupation of Chancellorsville" "The Enemy Panic Stricken" "The Great Battle At Hand" "From General Peck's Dept." "Capture of the Rebels' Rifle Pits" "Battle At Warrenton Junction" and much more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:11

$43.00
181900

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES MAPS Richmond VA Gen. Robert E. Lee 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 1, 1862 * Seven Days Battles * George McClellan vs. Robert E. Lee * Large Civil War maps Almost the entire front page is taken up with two large Civil War maps headed: "THE BATTLE-FIELDS BEFORE RICHMOND" and "The Base Of Operations On James River". The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with Civil War reports with heads including: "The Operations Before Richmond" "A Great Battle on Friday" "White House Evacuated" "The Enemy Severely Repulsed" "The Situation in Virginia" and more. A great display issue with the two large maps. Twelve pages, slightly irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:11

$48.00
181898

First Battle of Rappahannock Station Civil War MAP Stonewall Jackson 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1862 * First Battle of Rappahannock Station * General Stonewall Jackson The front page features a large Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In Virginia". Nice column heads on the war include: "The War In Virginia" 'The Intentions of Gen. Lee" "The Junction of the Armies" & more. Eight pages, disbinding indents at the spine, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:10

$47.00
181865

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072325133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 24, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Intercepted Correspondence", "Notes Of The War--Affairs at Vicksburg--The Several Attempts of the Enemy Against the City--A Renewed Attack Expected--The Spirit of Our Army" "City Intelligence" "The Charge of Breckinridge's Division in the Battle of Murfreesboro" "The Situation In Middle Tennessee" "Telegraphic News--Movements Of Morgan's Men--Reports From Kentucky" and a few more smaller items including a dispatch signed in type by: Braxton Bragg. The back page is mostly taken up with the editorial which has as a focu... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:43

$76.00
181859

BATTLE OF BULL RUN # 1 Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Rebellion Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823660973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, July 22, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Virginia VA * 1st major battle of the American Civil War The top of page 2 has great column headlines on the historic Battle of Bull Run: "SHOCKING NEWS" "The National Army at Bull's Run Seized with a Panic, & Retreat to the Potomac On A Full Run" "Unavailing Efforts to Rally Them" "The Rebels Reinforced by Gen.Johnston" "Their Number 90,000" "FRIGHTFUL SLAUGHTER ON BOTH SIDES" "Only 200 Fire Zouaves Left" "All Our Field Batteries Left Behind & Taken by the Enemy". Page 2 also has a nice editorial on the batle along with additional reports. This is an uncommonly frank report of the battle as most Northern newspapers reported a more ... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:39

$76.00
181858

CONFEDERATE w/ Abraham Lincoln Signed Documents1863 Civil War Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072316951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 28, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy * President Abraham Lincoln documents The front page has: "From Fredericksburg" "Thew Situation in Tennessee" "From North Carolina" "City Intelligence" "Additional From The North with many subheads including: "Butler at Home--A Public Reception Given Him--Butler Makes a Speech--History of the Peninsula Campaign--Another Important Letter from President Lincoln to General McClellan..." which includes the letter, signed by him in type: A. Lincoln. This letter is very critical of McClellan movements in Virginia. This is followed by McClellan response, signed by him: Geo. B. McClellan. Also on the front page is: "The President's Specia... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:32

$89.00
181857

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072316225

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 Mart... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:31

$110.00
181713

CONFEDERATE Robert E. Lee & Jospeh E. Johnston Letters 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373066452594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 3, 1864 * Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee & Joseph E. Johnston The front page has: "The War News" which includes a letter signed in type: R. E. Lee, General, which has an introductory paragraph as well. Other front page items include a letter signed in type: J. E. Johnston, and items headed: "Officers Retired From the Army" "General Lee's Army" from near Cold Harbor, taking over half a column; "From General Lee's Army--The Latest--Glorious News!" which includes: "This morning the enemy were found to have abandoned the front of A. P. Hill's corps, stretching from Atlee's nearly around to the Mechanicsville pike...". Also subheads: "The Negro Troops on the Southside" "The Vandalism o... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:08

$83.00
181712

CONFEDERATE Battle of Cedar Mountain Stonewall Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373066452479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 13, 1862 * Rare Confederate publication * Battle of Cedar Mountain * General Stonewall Jackson The front page includes: "The Battle of Mitchell's Station" which includes a dispatch signed in type by: T. J. Jackson. Also: "The Wounded" with over half of the front page taken up with a long list of Acts from the Confederate Congress, most relating to the Civil War. A few include: "An Act to Organize a Signal Corps" "An Act to Organize Battalions of Sharpshooters" "Joint Resolutions of Thanks for the Victory at Shiloh, Tenn." "Ana Act for the Enlistment of Cooks In the Army" "An Act to Punish Drunkenness in the Army" and much more. The back page includes the always interesting ed... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:08

$77.00
181695

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373066447952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 28, 1862 * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War 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 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: "And Last Night but One of the appearance of J. WILKES BOOTH, Who will impersonate his great character of MACBETH..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would b... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:01

$67.00
181625

Grant's GENERAL ORDER NO. 11 Expelling JEWS Abraham Lincoln Voids 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065176046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 5, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln rescinds * General Order No. 11 (1862) * Expelling all Jews - Jewish * Issued by Ulysses S. Grant Certainly the most notable content is the rather inconspicuous item on page 5 wherein President Lincoln rescinded Grant's General Order 11 to expel all Jews from his military district of Tennessee, Kentucky, and Mississippi. This Grant directive, issued on Dec. 11, 1862, is regarded as one of the most blatant anti-Semitic actions of the 19th century. This page 5 report notes the order was revoked, mentioning: "The action of Gen. Grant, in ordering all Israelites out of his Department, was too-day reversed by Gen. Halleck at the instance of the President. The 'Jewish persu... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:21

$670.00
181622

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War South Carolina 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813864934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 22, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "News From the North" which includes a dispatch signed by Benjamin Butler, concerning anger over the Confederates employing captured colored soldiers in digging trenches, with his similar retaliation (see). "Mrs. Lucy Williams--Morgan's Betrayer" "Sharp Fighting in the Valley" "Latest News From Hood's Army" 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, wi... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:20

$70.00
181618

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln Slaves Free 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065174419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, September 23, 1862 * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln Page 4 contains the full texts of the Emancipation Proclamation, perhaps the most significant Presidential pronouncement of the entire Civil War wherein Lincoln declared all slaves free. Headed: "A Proclamation By the President of the United States" the document begins at the bottom half of the second column and takes the top half of the third column and is signed in type by the President: Abraham Lincoln. Just before the Proclamation is a very nice editorial piece on the Emancipation Proclamation and includes portions of the it, including: "...That on the first day of January next all persons held as slaves within any... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:17

$775.00
181610

Rare CONFEDERATE Petersburg VA Virginia 1863 Original Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065172156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, March 4, 1863 * Rare Confederate title Petersburg was a critical city to the Confederacy, located not far south of the capital of Richmond, and the focus of a six month long siege when ended in early April, 1865, when Lee withdrew his troops from Petersburg and urged Jefferson Davis to remove the capital from Richmond. The war would end shortly thereafter. This is an uncommon Confederate newspaper from Petersburg, with much front page war content including items headed: "From Charleston" "Latest Northern & European News" "From The 12th Virginia Regiment" "Bombardment of Fort McAllister" "Confederate Congress" "The Confederate Steamer Florida" "From Port Hudson" "From Middle ... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:14

$177.00
181542

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Butler Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808747766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * General Benjamin Butler This issue reports one of the more significant events of the Civil War: the capture of New Orleans, the Confederate stronghold on the Mississippi. With this important event the northern forces were well on their way towards controlling the very strategic Mississippi River corridor. The first column headlines include: "NEW ORLEANS OURS!" "Acknowledgment of its Capture by the Rebels" "Fort Jackson Passed by Our Forces on Thursday Morning" "Great Excitement in the City" "Strict Martial Law at once Proclaimed" "Last Gasp of the Rebel Telegraph Operator" and more. Plus, the front page features a very nice & detailed map headed... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:13

$83.00
181521

Famous SHARPSHOOTER Winslow Homer Civil War PRINT 1862 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060765189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 15, 1862 * Winslow Homer * Sharpshooter Although there are many fine prints in this issue certainly the most desired would be the full page Winslow Homer print titled: "The Army of the Potomac--A Sharp-Shooter on Picket Duty." The image is in very nice condition, however note that the caption & a portion of the bottom margin have a light tape stain. Other nice prints in this issue include the full front page captioned: "Convalescent Soldiers Passing Through Washington to Join Their Regiments" in front of the Capitol, showing the new dome still under construction (a notable print!). Also a fullpg: "The Army of the Potomac--'Little Mac' Making His Rounds"; a three-quarter page: "Map ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:52

$200.00
181520

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060765099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign w/ map The front page is dominated by a large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE CAMPAIGN IN VIRGINIA". Most of the first column is a long stack of Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Comes Up With Lee's Rear Guard" "Hancock's Great Achievement" "No Retreat For Lee That Way" "His Army Nearly Hemmed In" "Lee Himself in Richmond Wounded" "Occupation of Dalton by Our Forces" and much more. Civil War reports inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:52

$62.00
181518

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060764938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 1, 1861 * Rare Confederate publication This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. While the ftpg. is taken up with ads, page 2 has war content including: "Gen. Scott's Programme--His Opposition to the Advance on Richmond--His Resentment Toward that City" "Col. Fisher's Regiment" "The Virginia & North Carolina Irrepressibles" "A Contraband at the Manassas Battle" Also some war-related content on page 3. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:51

$89.00
181517

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807474931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, October 29, 1863 * Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. contains a first column report with heads: "From General Lee's Army" "The Late Movements!" "Various Skirmishes!!" "North Carolina Killed & Wounded" with this coverage taking full half of the front page. Also on the ftpg. are: "North Carolina Christian Conference" "Commissioning a Dead Man" which is an interesting piece. Also on ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:51

$210.00
181506

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN Diagram Map & New Orleans LA Falls 1862 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807472267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 2, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown * Fall of New Orleans * Fort Macon North Carolina The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "The Action of April 26 Near Yorktown" which is more of a diagram of the battle. Among the front page one column heads are: "Fall Of Fort Macon" "The Surrender of New Orleans" "Graceful but Patriotic Letter from Flag-Officer Farragut", "The Siege Of Yorktown" "Progress of the Siege" "Dispersion of Rebel Cavalry" and more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:46

$57.00
181358

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053619539

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, April 21, 1862 * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it has the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads & military notices. The back page has a wealth of war reporting including: ""Latest from Nashville" "The Battle of Shiloh" "Surrender of Island No. 10" "From Huntsville" "The Enemy Attacking New Orleans" "The Battle of Pea Ridge" "Battle of Pittsburg" and many more reports. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins. A very small library stamp above the masthead, good condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:20

$110.00
181308

PENINSULA CAMPAIGN Richmond & Petersburg Virginia Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373052326527

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1862 * Peninsula Campaign - Virginia * Richmond & Petersburg VA Map * General George B. McClellan The front page features a nice & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Military and Naval Advance Toward Richmond and Petersburgh." (see). Plus there are nice one column Civil War heads including: "Suffolk Occupied by a Portion of Gen. Wool's Forces" "Skirmishing With the Enemy" "The Advance On Corinth" "The Last Naval Battle" "Particulars of the Brilliant Engagement Above Fort Pillow" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2020 09:59

$45.00
181245

Best ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Ford's Theatre 1865 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373050980404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY MORNING CHRONICLE, Washington, D.C., April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (historic) * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred. As might be imagined newspapers from Washington reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln are exceedingly scarce and exceedingly desirable. Although newspapers from New York & Philadelphia remain among the most sought-after because of their proximity to Washington and the stature of big city newspapers, they pale in comparison to a newspaper from the city where the assassination happened. In our 43 years in the rare newspaper business we may have offered 3 or 4 from the nation's capital. This is one of them. This is a Sunday issue so the reportin... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2020 07:17

$2,400.00
181234

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373050975263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 10, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSS Virginia) * Civil War ironclads The back page contains two nice Civil War maps headed: "Fernandina, Florida, and Vicinity" and "Scene of Burnside's Operations in North Carolina" as seen in the photos below, with not only related one column headlines but other Civil War headlines also. But the prime content is the nice page 5 map headed: "Scene of The Merrimac's Exploits" which shows the Hampton Roads vicinity. There are related one column headlines on the famous battle of the Monitor versus the Merrimac, with the heads including: "Naval Action In Hampton Roads" "Engagement with the Rebel Iron-Clad Bo... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2020 07:10

$155.00
181155

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY w/ John Tyler Funeral Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373046231832

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 22, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy * President John Tyler death funeral The front page is mostly taken up with advertisements, however there is a column with: "A Defence Of Middle North Carolina" & "Messrs. Mason & Slidell" and "The Newspapers Of the South & the Associated Press". Page two includes the always interesting editorial, as well as other war items including: "The Latest Northern News--Movements &I Spirit of the War" with many subheads including: "Plans of the Enemy--Savannah to be Attacked--Yankee Army Frauds--From Cairo--Interesting From Kansas" and more. Also: "Obsequies of Ex-President Tyler" "Interesting From the North" "War Rumours". Page 3 has "Con... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2020 13:34

$78.00
181062

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373043062027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Nov. 20, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln's famous speech * Gettysburg Address at battlefield cemetery It would be difficult to argue for a more historic or significance speech from the 19th century, let alone the Civil War. As it was not printed in a newspapers of the day, this report with the full text of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address remains one of the more desired issues by collectors. Page 2 contains an article headed "Consecration Of The Gettysburg Cemetery" giving considerable detail on the events and ends with the portion headed: "A Closing Address by President Lincoln" which includes a complete printing of his famous speech beginning: "Four score and seven year... See More  

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Ends June 05, 2020 14:57

$2,550.00
181004

EAST FLORIDA Jacksonville & St. Augustine MAP & Pea Ridge AR 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392787339211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 23, 1862 * Uncommon Florida related map * Battle of Pea Ridge - Arkansas The front page is dominated by a nice & detailed map headed: "OPERATIONS ON THE COAST OF FLORIDA - Occupation of Jacksonville & St. Augustine by Commodore Dupont". The map includes an inset. Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "The Pea Ridge Battle" "Additional Particulars of this Important Action" "The Killed & Wounded on Our Side" "The Fight at Island Number Ten" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 04, 2020 15:07

$58.00
180983

MIDWESTERN Kentucky Tennessee Missouri & More MAP 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039018400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 10, 1861 * Midwestern Civil War map The front page features a nice & detailed Civil War map with a large heading: "THE WESTERN SEAT OF WAR" with a much more detailed subhead (see photos). The ftpg. also has some nice first column heads including: "The Struggle In The West" "Strategic Positions Held by the Rebels..." "The Feeling in Kentucky & Missouri at the Present Time" "A Union Advance in Perspective" & more. Eight pages, a bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:48

$49.00
180982

Siege of Cotton Hill WV & Occupation of Tybee Island SC 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039018215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 29, 1861 * Hilton Head Island, South Carolina * Siege of Cotton Hill, West Virginia * American Civil War Maps The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "The New American Law Of Blockade - The Ports of Savannah--Position of Tybee Island & Braddock's Point, Just Captured by Com. Dupont...". And the back page has a map headed: "Operations Of Gen. Rosecrans". Also ftpg. one column heads on the Civil War as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:48

$45.00
180981

START OF THE CIVIL WAR Troops Forming Pennsylvania & Maryand MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039017962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1861 * Near the start of the Civil War * Maryland & Pennsylvania map * Troops forming for battle The front page features a nice map titled: "THE SEAT OF WAR" showing portions of Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, and Virginia. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE WAR" "Highly Important News from Washington" "The Capital Garrisoned by Eighteen Thousand Northern Troops" "The City Considered Safe from Attack" "More Troops Pouring In" "Description of the March of the Soldiers through Maryland" "Reported Neutrality of Virginia" and more. Eight pages, slightly irregular at the spine, minimal wear, good condition.

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:48

$49.00
180975

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039016008

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. ... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:45

$144.00
180895

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782086027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 27, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "From Fredericksburg" "The Courts" "Virginia Legislature" "Additional From the North--The Situation at Fredericksburg--The Peace Movement in the New Jersey Legislature--The Administration Denounced--The War Declared Hopeless & the Conquest of the South Impossible--The Desire of the North For A Termination of the War" "The Finances of the Northern Government" "Military Matters art the West" "Telegraphic News" and other smaller items. The back page has the lengthy editorial, which includes: "...We are told that the Yankee finances are in inextricable confusion--That Chase is in a quandary, Lincoln in a fever, and... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:38

$86.00
180893

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037578983

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 1, 1862 * Very rare Confederate publication 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: "From Knoxville--J.T.G." has reports on the war; "Officers Out of Place" "Progress & Events of the War" "The Wreck of the Iona" "The Confederate Steamer Columbia" "Fight at Franklin" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise good. It was in Columbus where the last battle of the Civil War was fought. Note: The Battl... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:37

$128.00
180891

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037577774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Nov. 21, 1862 * Rare Confederate publication * President Abraham Lincoln There is some nice content in the issue About half of the ftpg. is taken up with: "The Conscription Law--A Bill to be entitled 'An Act to Further provide for the public Defense.' ". Also on the ftpg. is: "The United States Elections" which includes in part: "The change against Lincoln is very great & doubtless is very disquieting to him...The people of the United States have at least declared by this vote that Lincoln is prosecuting the war by wicked & forbidden means...our duty is to assume the worst & prepare for it..." with more. Also on the ftpg: "A Cry for Peace". Page two has: "The News" "A Goodly... See More  

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$210.00
180878

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782078857

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 9, 1862 * Rare rebel title Not only a Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the items on the front page are: "Destruction Of the Arkansas" "Movements Below Richmond" "News from Jackson via Petersburg--What the Knowing Ones Think" "From The South-Side" "From East Tennessee" "From The North" "Additional from the North" "Yankee Atrocities In Western Virginia--The Most Inhuman Cruelties & Murder of a Child" and other items. There are also four reward ads (see). Among the back page items is the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The news from the West is both very cheering and very depressing..." with much more. Also: "the Battles Bef... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:27

$88.00
180876

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis Day of Thanksgiving PROCL. Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392780053969

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRISTIAN OBSERVER, Richmond, Virginia, Feb. 2, 1865 * Jefferson David proclamation * Confederate Day of Thanksgiving Has mostly religious-related content on the ftpg. save for a war item: "First Virginia Artillery" "Stray Leaves from a Soldier's Artillery". On the reverse under "General Intelligence" are various news reports from the war. Also has: "Prison Life At Elmira, N.Y." being a Confederate soldier's account about his experience in a "Yankee military prison". And fittingly enough (relative to the title) there is also a "Proclamation By The President" scheduling a day of "Humiliation and Prayer, with Thanksgiving", signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Presumably complete as a single sheet which is what most Confe... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2020 15:22

$187.00
180840

Rare Pro South BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392778740363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 25, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas, Virginia * Pro-Confederate title A wealth of early reporting on the Civil War including text on the historic Battle of Bull Run. The front page includes: "The Strength of Manassas Junction" "Save the Country" "Unheeded Warning!--The Fatal Blow was Struck!--Ruin Staring Us in the Face!" and more. Inside: "Another Sad & Fatal Mistake--Killed & Wounded at Rich Mountain" "The Kanawha Expedition" "The First Fight at Bull's Run--Interesting Details of the Conflict" "A Change in the Cabinet, the Result of Our Defeat at Manassas!" "The Repulse at Manassas--Only 15,000 in the Fight--The Causes of the Disaster Set Forth in Detail" "Message of Presid... See More  

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$72.00
180839

Very Rare CONFEDERATE New Bern NC North Carolina 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034751746

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, August 17, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy, as rarely have I seen it offered. This coastal town didn't remain Confederate for very long as it fell to General Burnside in April, 1862. So truly "Confederate" issues can be difficult to come by. Among the front page items are: "The Legislature" "As We Predicted", the latter being an editorial piece beginning: "We long since predicted that the Yankees would be fighting among themselves before the war was over, and sure enough it has commenced....". Also on the ftpg: "From Washington--Weakness of the Hessian Army" "From Washington--Inhuman Treat... See More  

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$194.00
180837

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034751233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Mississippi River naval engagement * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS" "Desperate Naval Engagement on the Mississippi River" "THE UNION LOSS VERY HEAVY" "Evacuation of the City by the Rebel Forces" "Our Troops in Quiet Possession of New Orleans" "YORKTOWN" "Operations in Front of the Rebel Works" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:13

$55.00
180831

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034749513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 4, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Among the reports: "Tracts for Soldiers" "Capt. Jno. Morgan's Interview with Gen. Buell" "the Crisis" "...Letter from a Gallant South Carolina Volunteer dated Fredericksburg, Va..." "The Situation in the West" "General Trapier" "The Battle of Sugar Creek" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:10

$84.00
180830

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392778738602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Oct. 14, 1862 * From the Confederate capital The front page includes: "War News" "Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad" "How Complimentary Presentations Are Gotten Up Among the Yankees" "Additional From the North--Yankee Bluster About the War" "From New Orleans" which includes a lengthy letter signed in type by: Benj. F. Butler; plus other items on the Civil War. The back page has the always interesting editorial, beginning: "The campaign of General Bragg in Tennessee and Kentucky approaches its conclusion, & the military riddles with which he and General Buell have puzzled the world, & perhaps themselves also, during the last four months must shortly receive some sort of solution... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:10

$81.00
180829

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Columbia SC South Carolina March 1865 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034749215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 15, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Columbia SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM GEN. SHERMAN" "His Army Across The Edisto" "They Are Advancing On Columbia" "Richmond to be Cut Off From the South" "From Savannah" "From Fort Fisher" and more. Eight pages, small address label in the masthead, good condition.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:09

$29.00
180828

PEACE CONFERENCE Abraham Lincoln & Seward at Fort Monroe1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392778738100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1865 * Peace conference * Abraham Lincoln Among the front page column heads on the Civil War include: "THE PEACE MOVEMENT" "Arrival of the Rebel Commissioners at Fortress Monroe" "President Lincoln Goes to Meet Them" "Late Rebel News" "President Lincoln Leaves Washington in a Special Car for Annapolis--He is to Join Sec. Seward at Fortress Monroe..." 'The President & the Peace Commissioners" "Latest Facts & Rumors in Washington--Jeff. Davis Supposed to be Coming to See the President..." and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:09

$29.00
180827

FREDERICSKBURG MAP Virginia & First Battle of Kernstown 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034748729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1862 * Fredericksburg, Virginia map * First Battle of Kernstown Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the quite large map headed: "THE TOWN OF FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA" which shows much detail. Other column heads include: "News From North Carolina" "The Reported Capture of the Nashville by the Union Blockading Squadron" and much reporting on page 3 as well. Complete in 12 pages, minor foxing, a printing error on pg. 3, generally nice.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:08

$46.00
180786

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Mercury Civil War w/ Morris Island 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373031601453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 6, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Vice President Stephens and Reconstruction" " "Letter from Richmond" "Affairs on Morris Island--A Yankee Description of the 'Pen' and its Occupants" "The President and the Army" "The President In Augusta" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, 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 i... See More  

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Ends May 24, 2020 11:03

$82.00
180783

Historic ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theater J.W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373031600752

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WASHINGTON WEEKLY CHRONICLE, D.C., April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * From our nation's capital Truly a terrific issue, for being a weekly newspaper this was the first report of this event in this title, and better yet it is from the city where the assassination happened. A notable--and very uncommon--graphic on the front page is the black-bordered cameo print of Abraham Lincoln (see), with all columns on all 8 pages black-bordered in memory of Lincoln. The first column on the ftpg. has heads on the funeral ceremonies with the more significant & historic headlines found on pages 2 & 7 including: "THE ASSASSINATION OF THE PRESIDENT" "The Terrible Details" "... See More  

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Ends May 24, 2020 11:02

$1,275.00
180716

BRIDGEPORT ALABAMA Civil War Map & Fall of New Orleans Account 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392773069594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1862 * Bridgeport, Alabama * Civil War era map * New Orleans, Louisiana The very center of the front page has a Civil War map showing the area of Bridgeport, Alabama showing the "Rebel Camp", the "Rebel Advance" and "Pickets" (see). The balance of the ftpg. is mostly taken up with Civil War reports including: "Very Interesting from New Orleans" "Rebel Accounts of the Surrender of the City" "General Pope's Ruse and its Brilliant Success" "The Expedition Near Purdy" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:22

$39.00
180707

Rare CLOSING EVENTS Months of the American Revolutionary War 1781 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373029574989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, Jan. 30, 1781 * American Revolutionary War * Closing months - nice masthead Most of the reports are European, with page 2 have some news from the Caribbean. Also an item noting: "We are assured that the revolted troops of the Pennsylvania line have returned to their duty." Four pages, decorative lettering in the masthead, a rounded lower corner causes loss to a few words, some foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:17

$140.00
180680

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Tennessee - Corinth MS Civil War Map 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392771800582

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 9, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * Corinth, Mississippi The back page features a map headed: "Corinth, Miss., Center Of The Rebel Defenses In The South-West" with related first column heads. Many more column heads on the Civil War on pages 4 & 5 with pg. 5 also have a small one column map: "Position of Island No. 10". The front page is filled with ads. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed (uncommon), minimal edge wear, good condition.

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:22

$38.00
180669

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG Virginia Begins w/ Bombardments1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373028478984

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York City, December 13, 1862. * Burnside captures major Virginia city * Battle of Fredericksburg begins * General Burnside vs. Robert E. Lee 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" "Nearly all the Army Across the Rappahannock" "Crossing of Franklin's Division Below Fredericksburg" "The Rebels Open Fire From Their Batteries" 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. Small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:13

$32.00
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