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195816

re. HANGING OF MARY SURRATT Abraham Lincoln Murder Conspirator ? 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373912221726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1865  * Mary Surratt, the Lincoln assassination conspirator * Shades of Robert Redford's movie "The Conspirator" Page 4 has a brief, rather inconspicuous item with a small heading: "Mrs. Surratt" which reads: "The friends of the late Mary E. Surratt are resorting to ill-judged action in endeavoring to prove her innocence. Her trial was conducted with extraordinary patience, and the proofs of her guilt entirely justified the conclusion arrived at. Disloyal persons may endeavor to lead to an opposite conclusion, but they will not succeed in that endeavor. She has paid the penalty of her crime, and the wisest thing is for all who were upon terms of friendship with her to let her name be as far forg... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2022 14:28

$33.00
195733

BATTLE OF FORT McALLISTER Georgia Ironclads Naval MAP 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393899215268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 13, 1863  * Battle of Fort McAllister - Georgia The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Attack On Fort McAllister". Various front page column heads including: "The Department Of The South" "Landing of Gen. Foster's Forces" "Visit to the Interior by the Generals" "The Attack on Fort McAllister" and more. Page 3 has the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2022 11:26

$47.00
195724

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia MAP 1862 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373902708788

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1862  * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original map The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The Battle Of Seven Pines" showing much detail. Front page column heads include: "The Battle of the Seven Pines" "Bloody Check Sustained by the Union Advance" "The Causes of Our Defeat" "Fremont's Pursuit of Jackson" "An Engagement Beyond Strasburg" "Highly Important From Corinth" "Beauregard's Army Dispersed" "Pope 30 Miles Below Corinth" "Beauregard Tells His Men to Save Themselves" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2022 10:51

$52.00
195686

P. G. T. BEAUREGARD Letter & re. Battle of Gettysburg 1863 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373893480383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, August 27, 1863  * P. G. T. Beauregard letter * re. Battle of Gettysburg * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all war-related news would flow. In additional to many advertisements, the front page has: "From General Lee's Army & The Valley--Other Movements" "Another Prize on the Rappahannock" "Look At Them" "The Situation In Tennessee" "Yankee Raid Into King George" "From Mississippi" "City Intelligence" "Rumors From the Southwest" and other smaller items. The back page is surrounded by a wide black mourning rule for the death of the former governor, as noted at the beginning of the editorial: "The Hon. John ... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2022 12:18

$82.00
195683

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA General George H. Thomas Account 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393890178496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Jan. 2, 1864  * Battle of Chickamauga - Georgia * General George H. Thomas account As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving reports from various fields of operation. Other items in this issue include: "The Virginia Campaigns" "The Volunteer & Regular Navy" "Our Generals & Soldiers" "The Launch of the Dictator" "Making War Support War" "Glory Enough For All" "The Battle of Chickamauga" which takes most of a page, with much detail; "Ambulances in the Army of the Potomac" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2022 12:16

$36.00
193218

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1863 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728543790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, June 19, 1863  * Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War The ftpg. contains a first column report headed: "Dismissal of the British Consul at Richmond" which concerns President Jefferson Davis revoking George Moore's duties as an agent for the Confederacy in England. This is following by a related document headed; "Letters Patent -- Revoking Exequator of George Moore, Her Britannic Majesty's Consul at Richmond" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis, and J. P. Benjamin, Secretary of State. The ftpg. also has some nice Civil War reports with heads: "Very Latest from Vicksburg--Highly Interesting & Reliable Particulars of the Assaults" which takes nearly a full column... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2022 14:30

$172.00
195640

GENERAL WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Southern MArch - Finals Months of Civil War 1865 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887316129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 16, 1865  * General William T. Sherman * Marching along Southern coast * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "They Are Within Two Miles of Charleston" "Skirmishing Near Charleston" "Branchville Flanked" "Lee's Appeal to the Georgians" "SAVANNAH" "Series of Union Meetings Held Throughout Georgia" "WILMINGTON" "Reconnaissance in Force..." "Brisk Skirmishing & Retreat of the Rebels" "Partial List of Casualties" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:42

$30.00
195637

BATTLE OF LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN Chattanooga Campaign Tenn. 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887314128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 27, 1863  * Battle of Lookout Mountain * Chattanooga campaign - Tennessee * General Ulysses S. Grant victory Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S VICTORY" "A Complete Triumph Over the Army Under Bragg Officially Announced" "Lookout Mountain Top, all the Rifle Pits in Chattanooga Valley, & Missionary Ridge Carried by Our Forces" "the Enemy In Full Retreat!" "Captures of 6,000 Prisoners & 52 Cannon" "Gen. Sherman Across the Chickamauga & Gen. Hooker at Ringold in Pursuit" & more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$38.00
195636

PASS CAVALLO TEXAS Port Captured by Union Amwerican Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884385282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 17, 1863  * Pass Cavallo (Texas) captured Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Capture of Rebel Works at Port Cavallo, Texas" "The Occupation of Texas" "Tennessee not Yet Vacated by the Enemy" "Longstreet's Forces at Bay" "The Siege of Charleston" & more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$33.00
195635

Confederates In GETTYSBURG PA Historic Battle Close 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884383991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1863  * Confederates advancing upon Gettysburg for the historic battle The front page has some nice & detailed reporting on the advance of the Confederates into the North, with first column heads including: "THE REBEL INVASION" "Carlisle Evacuated by Our Forces" "Probable Occupation of the Place by the Rebels" "The Main Rebel Force Supposed to be Behind Chambersburg" "Gettysburg in Possession of the Enemy" "An Order from Ewell to the Citizens of Chambersburg" "No Liquor to be Sold to His Soldiers" "Longstreet's Corps also Said to be Entering Pennsylvania" "Lee and His Staff North of the Potomac" "A Call for 50,000 Militia in Pennsylvania". There are other Civil War headlines on the front page, ... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$88.00
195576

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869603747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1865  * Final months of the war * Rare pro-Confederate title This issue is from near the end of the Civil War. Among the articles on the front page are: "The Raid on the Mobile & Ohio Railroad--Sherman Advancing into South Carolina" and "From the South--Latest from Wilmington--Disappearance of the Federal Fleet--Caustic Article on Butler--Savannah & Sherman's Operations...". Inside pages include: "War News of the Week" " "Progress of Conquest in 1864" "The Confederate General Cleburne" "Determination of the Administration to Wage a War of Extermination Against the Rebels--All Offers of Amnesty to be Withdrawn" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. ... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:28

$42.00
195575

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus Georgia GA Stonewall Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869599940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Feb. 8, 1862  * Very rare Confederate title * General Stonewall Jackson 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 is an interesting one: "The Richmond Whig is pained to hear that Gen. Jackson ('Stone Wall') has resigned his commission in the army, and says that 'in him the service loses one of the bravest of the brave--the idol of his soldiers, and the herald of victory.' The cause assigned is that he considers himself wronged by appointments to outrank him." Not true, in fact he would be killed by friendly fire at Chancellorsville on May 2, 1863.... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:26

$127.00
195573

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Captured William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869595348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865  * William T. Sherman * Columbia South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From South Carolina" "The Evacuation of Charleston" "Dahlgren Moving on the City" "The Occupation of Columbia" "Sherman's & Beauregard's Movements" "Late Rebel News" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:22

$33.00
195516

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination - Preparing for FUNERAL Obsequies 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373866836708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 19, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * The hunt for John Wilkes Booth Over half of the first column is taken up with some nice heads concerning the funereal of Abraham Lincoln, including: "SADNESS" "Preparation for the Funeral of The Martyred President" "An Imposing & Solemn Ceremony" "The Body Lying In State" "The Whole Country In Mourning" "The Conspirators Tracked" "Arrest of the Assassin of Secretary Seward" "Four of His Female Accomplices Caught" "The Capture of Booth Hourly Expected" "The Detectives On His Trail" and more. The entire ftpg. is taken up with coverage of the funeral plans, including a crude diagram of: "The Funeral Cortege" showing the position of the hearse. Addition... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2022 09:42

$225.00
195420

FORT WRIGHT Randolph Tennessee TN Bombardment Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373851095091

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1862  * Fort Wright - Randolph, Tennessee Although the front page is mostly taken up with advertisements, the prime feature is certainly the nice Civil War map headed: "FORT WRIGHT ON THE MISSISSIPPI. Its Position & Strength--Important Section of the River--Commodore Foote's Attack." The ftpg. also has a column of news from Central and South America. There are some Civil War reports on inside pages. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2022 10:20

$47.00
195419

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Braxton Bragg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393843813651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 28, 1863  * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee * Braxton Bragg vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page heads on the Civil War are: "Additional From The South" "Speculations & Facts from Chattanooga" "How Affairs Looked Before the Battle" "Bragg's Responsibilities Admitted" "Progress of the Siege of Charleston" "The Negroes Of The Southwest" "The Operations of Free Labor in the Cotton States" "Interesting Sketches of Scenes in Dixie" and more. Plus, this issue has the "Supplement" as well with its own masthead and stack of headlines, even more than found on the front page. Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2022 10:20

$32.00
195415

(8) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Civil War Era Inventions PRINTS 1863-1865 SA Magazines


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393843808937

Offered are 8 original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 8 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 February 04, 2022 10:18

$50.00
195363

BOWLING GREEN Kentucky - Tunnel Hill & Reseca Georgia 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373846856488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 23, 1864  * Bowling Green, Kentucky * Battle of Resaca, Georgia * Tunnel Hill, Georgia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Lee Is Retreating Before General Grant" "Capture of Bowling Green" "News From General Butler" "Campaign in Northern Georgia" "The Great Battle of Resaca" "Capture of Tunnel Hill!" "Advance Toward Atlanta" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, wear at margins with margin tears, good condition.

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Ends January 31, 2022 10:07

$29.00
195362

ROCKY FACE RIDGE Buzzard Roost Georgia & SPOTSYLVANIA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373846856333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 20, 1864 * Battle of Rocky Face Ridge - Buzzard's Roost * Atlanta, Georgia campaign - William T. Sherman * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Grant vs. Lee The top of the back page has a Civil War map headed: "Battle of Rocky Ridge" showing much detail, plus related text as well. The front page has various war-related column heads including: "From Sherman's Army" "The Struggle for Buzzard's Roost" "Attack Upon Rocky Ridge" "Indomitable Valor of Our Soldiers" and: "The Great Contest" "Report that Lee's Left Flank Has Been Turned" "Meade's Army in Excellent Condition" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 31, 2022 10:06

$38.00
195359

FIRST BATTLE OF CHARLESTON Ironclads Warships w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373846853532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 13, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston Harbor The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "OPENING FIGHT OFF CHARLESTON - Scene of Action Between the Union Iron-Clads & the Rebel Batteries". Among the first column heads: "The Fight At Charleston" "The Keokuk Destroyed by a Torpedo" "Tremendous Fire of the Rebel Batteries on the Iron-Clads" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 31, 2022 10:02

$50.00
195331

CSS ARKANSAS Yazoo River Mississippi Civil War MAP Greenville MO 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834730254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 24, 1862 * CSS Arkansas - Confederate ironclad warship * Mississippi & Yazoo Rivers * Greenville Missouri MO The front page creates a Civil War map headed: "THE REBEL RAM ARKANSAS. The Fight at the Mouth of the Yazoo and the Dash Down the Mississippi" with related column headlines.  Other war-related column heads on the front page & inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, several creases and a bit of wear at the central fold.

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:53

$38.00
195330

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834730006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: The DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 2, 1861  * Very rare Confederate publication This is a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, not uncommon from the Confederacy where newsprint was often difficult to come by. From the early part of the Civil War with many items relating to it, including article headed "Resolutions of Mississippi on the Victories in Virginia" is concerning Bull Run; and "Admission of Missouri as a Member of the Southern Confederacy" includes the bill to admit Missouri as a Confederate state (see); plus "The News From Missouri" and a letter from Camp Holmes in Virginia with some interesting war-related reports.  The bkpg. is almost entirely taken up with ads. Some minor... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:53

$225.00
195326

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Courthouse Robert E. Lee & Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834725294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, May 23, 1864  * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The front page is entirely taken up with ads, while much of pages 2 & 4 are taken up with Civil War reports including articles headed: "Gen. Grant's Campaign" "Rebel Report of Lee's Strength and Loss" "Ewell's Corps Repulsed By Raw Troops" "Successful Movement of Gen. Grant" "Retreat Of Lee's Army" and more. Four pages, larger sized paper measuring 25 by 20 inches, good condition.

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:51

$28.00
195317

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia CORINTH MS Siege 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373845499726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 21, 1862  * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi * General P. G. T. Beauregard A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page is filled with ads, and pg. 2 begins with an editorial which starts: "It is impossible to over-estimate the importance of the crisis on the Peninsula. On that theatre the fate of the first American Revolution was decided & it may be that the second also may find its solution there..." with much more. Other reports inside include: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "The Union Victories in Congress" 'The Merrimac Affair In Europe" "We Have Not Borne Arms" "The Confederate Congress" "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--The Def... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:48

$83.00
195218

Abraham Lincoln Fires BENJAMIN BUTLER Farewell Address 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820570450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL,  New York, Jan. 14, 1865 * Gen. Benjamin Butler removed * Final months of the war As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire ftpg. is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest reports from: "The Campaign in Virginia" & "The Western Campaign" and "Western Virginia". Among the other articles in this issue are: "Experiences With the Rebel Army" "A Simple Precaution Against Desertion" "The Removal of General Butler", "Farewell Orders of Major-General Butler" and more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/3 inches, nice eagle in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:57

$29.00
195214

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820568186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 26, 1863  * Rare rebel publication A nice single sheet issue (typical late in the war) with a full masthead, with front page reports headed: "The Yankees Across the Rappahannock" "Appointments In the Department" "The Nautical Jeffreys" "Our Military Resources with several subheads: "Latest News From the North with subheads including: "The Capture of Arkansas Post--The Fight at Vicksburg--Federal Loss--Affairs in the Southwest--The Yankee Congress...". Also a full column headed: "Latest News From the North--Active Operations Resumed at Fredericksburg--Advance of Burnside's Army--the Yankees Recross the River...". Plus small heads: "Confederate States Prison Items" "More Aid for t... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:55

$78.00
195210

JOHN WILKES BOOTH American Actor Tragedian Theater AD 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373838384465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 27, 1862  * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting Near the top of 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 two 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 m... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:53

$77.00
195164

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky KY & Colored Soldiers Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393818296328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 27, 1862  * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * Colored soldiers Entire ftpg. is taken up with ads with the Civil War reports on pages 4, 5 & 8. Column heads there include: "The Battle of Mill Spring" "The Rebel Account of Their Defeat" "They Admit Large Losses". Also: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Aid of Colored Union Men" "The Pay of Army Officers" "The Burnside Expedition" "Rebel Reports Exploded" and more. There is also a rather curd column diagram headed: "The Defenses At Columbus". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2022 08:22

$29.00
195073

Confederate JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Greenback Raid 1864 Civil War Newspper a


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373833906054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 18, 1864  * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * From the capital of the Confederacy This newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy has much reporting on the Civil War, but perhaps the most significant is a front page account with heads: "Mosby On the Grand Round" which begins: "Mosby is again on the grand round..." and includes a dispatch signed in type by: R. E. Lee noting: "On the 14th instant Colonel Mosby struck the Baltimore and Ohio railroad at Duffield & destroyed a U.S. mail train consisting of a locomotive and 10 cars & securing 20 prisoners and 15 horses. Among the prisoners are 2 paymasters with $168,000 in government funds." Fu... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2022 14:30

$168.00
194928

Rare ANTI YANKEE Pro Confederate Columbus Ohio Civil War LINCOLN 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393791991477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 8, 1864  * Anti-Union publication Among the articles within are: "General Butler's Campaign Explained" "Fighting on Wednesday--The Rebs Get the Worst of It" "Arrest of Col. Medary" who is the editor of this newspaper. It mentions: "...The cause of his arrest is not stated--indeed the public are not favored with reasons in these arbitrary military arrests...". Also: "The Editor or the N.Y. World to President Lincoln" "War News of the Week" "The Hoax--The Abolition Cloven Foot  Again--Arbitrary Arrests & Lincolnism Extraordinary" "The Lincoln Government Succumbs..." "The Woman's Covenant" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, foxing and... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2022 10:02

$38.00
194858

BATTLE OF IUKA MS Mississippi and Harper's Ferry WV 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393777724786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 22, 1862  * Battle of Iuka, Mississippi * Harper's Ferry, West Virginia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "REOCCUPATION OF HARPER'S FERRY", "FROM THE BATTLE-FIELD OF ANTIETAM", "IMPORTANT WAR NEWS", "The Battle Of Iuka", "Victory of Gen. Rosecrans over Gen. Price", "Capture of Four Cannon from the Rebels", "The Rebels Met in Heavy Force", "Our Troops Forced to Retire Across the River" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2022 08:58

$37.00
194679

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811710358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 30, 1863  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "Promotions In The Army" "The Raid on Southwestern Virginia" "From Bragg's Army" and more. A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:17

$87.00
194674

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Re-Election & Jefferson Davis Speech 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811708030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 11, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's re-election * Jefferson Davis message  More than the first column of the front page is taken up with: "Jeff. Davis' Message" "He Opposes the Theory, but Urges the Practice of Arming the Slaves" "Rebel Currency & Foreign Intervention" "Strong Comments by the Richmond Papers" with the actual message being prefaced with some editorial comments. Also on the front is Abraham Lincoln's victory speech shortly after he won his second election as President of the United States with headlines: "Congratulating The President" "A Serenade by the Clubs, and a Speech by Mr. Lincoln" with the text of his speech printed here. Also within this issue are some incoming election results... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:13

$56.00
194571

BUTCH CASSIDY Sundance Kid Hole-in-the-Wall Wyoming Train Robbery 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744161833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Aug. 30, 1900 * Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid * Hole-in-the-wall-Gang * Tipton, Wyoming train robbery The front page has an article: "TRAIN ROBBERS CAUGHT" "They Got but Little Money Out of the Express Car Last Night". Included are some details of the robbery, now ascribed to the work of Butch Cassidy and the "Hole In The Wall Gang", a few bits including: "The second section of the express which was held up at Table Rock, Wyo., last night reached here...The mail car was untouched...The robbers confined their work to the Pacific Express car which was totally wrecked...that a man concealed himself on the tender at Tipton...compelled the engineer to stop the train...joined ... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:38

$255.00
194557

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809157712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans Louisiana LA * Mississippi River naval engagement * Yorktown, Virginia Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Siege of Yorktown" "The Rebels Becoming More Wide Awake" "Another Gallant Skirmish & Destruction of a Rebel Battery" "The Capture of New Orleans" "Surrender of the City Without Resistance" "Terrific Fighting for Two Days Below the City" "Rebel Accounts of the Bombardment of Fort Jackson" "A Successful Cavalry Skirmish Near Corinth" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:01

$42.00
194549

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744113281

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 20, 1861  * First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas VA Virginia * 1st major battle of the American Civil War The front page is filled with advertisements. Page 5 has some nice column heads--and a wealth of text--on this historic Battle of Bull Run: "The Engagement at Bull's Run" "Gallant Conduct of Our Troops" "Details of the Contest" "No Decisive Result" "Names of Killed & Wounded" 'Our Loss Very Small" and more. Much other war-related content including: "The War For The Union" "The Suppression of the Rebellion" "Fugitive Slaves Not to be Harbored" "From Gen. McClellan's Column" "Another Victory" "Kentuckians Against Virginians" "The Virginians Put on the Run Again" with more. Eight pages, sligh... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 07:57

$42.00
194505

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393718729770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, January 23, 1862  * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * General George H. Thomas victory Among the page 5 column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOMERSET BATTLE" "Official Report of Gen. Thomas" "Twelve Cannon Capture" "Many Prisoners Taken" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2021 07:50

$27.00
194399

PEACE CONFERENCE & 13th Amendment Abolishing Slavery 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373795162662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 4, 1865  * Peace Conference - Abraham Lincoln * 13th Amendment abolishing slavery Among the articles: "THE PEACE CONFERENCE" "Arrival of the Rebel Commissioners at Fortress Monroe" "The Conference Probably Ended" "From Savannah - Sherman's Campaign..." "Important If True - Deflection of Prominent Rebel Generals..." "The Constitutional Amendment" reports that New York has ratified the 13th amendment prohibiting slavery. Much more as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:27

$47.00
194395

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393706546340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 11, 1864 * Rare rebel publication Various Civil War news with a Confederate bias, making for interesting reading as such. Among the front page items are: "The War News" which has several subheads including: "From Petersburg" & "Burnside's Movements". Other war news include: "Latest News From the North--Our Army in Maryland--Capture of Martinsburg, Harper's Ferry and Hagerstown by Our Forces" "The Situation in Georgia--The Falling Back of Johnston" "A Chapter of Yankee Outrages and a few other smaller items. The back page has more war reporting including much editorial comment, one beginning: "President Lincoln calls for another half million of soldiers; and the Federal Congress having ... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:20

$64.00
194344

BATTLE OF LEE'S MILL Siege of Yorktown VA Virginia MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702888453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 22, 1862 * Battle of Lee's Mill * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * American Civil War map The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "The Battle at Lee's Mills, Virginia" with much detail. The front page also has much reporting headed: "The Siege of Yorktown" plus other war-related reports as well, including: "The Fight Near Lee's Mills" including a list of the killed & wounded from the battle. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:17

$48.00
194343

MONITOR vs. THE MERRIMACK Battle of Hampton Roads w/ Map & Print 1862 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702888219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 13, 1862  * The Monitor vs. the Merrimack * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Civil War map & print Page 5 has a report with heads: "The Engagement in Hampton Roads" "The Rebel Official Report' "The Merrimac Badly Damaged" "Her Prow Shot Away" with the entire detailed report taking over a full column. Plus, the back page has a nice diagram headed: "The Rebel Monster Merrimac" with descriptive text, as well as a map of the war headed: "Field Of Operations On The Potomac". Pages 3 & 4 have many other reports on the Civil War including: "The Escape of the Rebel Army" "The Rebels Abandon Acquia Creek" "The Escape from Manassas" "The War For The Union" "Assistant Secretary Fox's Opinion of... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:17

$92.00
194342

BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK Oak Hills Springfeld Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702887946

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 18, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek * Springfield, Missouri * Confederate victory  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT BATTLE OF SPRINGFIELD" .Motives Which Induced Gen. Lyon to Attack" "Gallant Conduct to the Last" "Glorious Fighting of the Federal Troops" "5,200 Union Men Defeat 22,000 Rebels" "Terrible Slaughter on Both Sides" and more on inside pages as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:17

$30.00
194287

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696785765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1861  * Jefferson Davis inaugural * Confederate President * Abraham Lincoln en route Page 5 has column heads with continued & detailed coverage of Lincoln's trip from his home to the nation's capital: "The President Elect En Route" "The Receptions In This State" "Enthusiasm Of The People" "His Arrival In Albany" "Immense Turnout" "The Speeches" "The Reception In this City" and more. But perhaps the most notable content is on the back page with: "Inauguration of Jefferson Davis" datelines from Montgomery, Feb. 18. The report has the text of his inaugural address. Also on the bkpg: "Reception of Mr. Lincoln in the Metropolis" "Vice President Hamlin" "Mr. Lincoln's Reception in Philadelphia... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:26

$48.00
194286

U.S. Civil War Era $100 Dollars TREASURY NOTE Print 1861 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696785595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 14, 1861  * Print of a $100 United States Treasury Note Of special interest is very very nice page 6 print of the new: "United States Treasury Notes" including the 5 coupons attached. Beneath the print is the detailed: "Description of the Notes". Among the inside page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Important From Western Virginia" "Return of the Rebels" "A Few Shells Scatter Them" "The Rebels Dispersed Again" "Another Battle in Missouri" "Attack by 300 Rebels at Booneville" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:25

$76.00
194145

Rare CONFEDERATE Grenada MS Civil War 1862 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778830826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Aug. 25, 1862  * Very rare Confederate publication If the title and city of publication seem to disagree, they do not. 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,... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:49

$238.00
194015

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Election & Jefferson Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393654023113

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 12, 1864   * Abraham Lincoln election results * Jefferson Davis message Over two columns on the front page are taken up with reports headed: "The Election" and "The Result In New York" "Union Majority in the State Over Eight Thousand" plus it continues with some election results from six other states as well, some quite brief. The results from New York show a county by county tally, showing Lincoln as the winner: 65,309 against 56,103 for McClellan. Over half of pg. 2 is taken up with: "Jeff. Davis's Message--A Review of the Situation of the Confederacy--Arming Negroes Condemned--Atlanta & Richmond not Vital Points" with the lengthy address signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Following this repor... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:06

$45.00
194012

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772056580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Sept. 29, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication The front page has: "Interesting Northern News - A New Cartel of Exchange--Forrest and Washburne". Inside has: "What The Ladies Say" "Our Army Correspondence" "From Virginia" "Latest Northern News" "How To Recruit The Army" "War News - South Carolina - Virginia - From Petersburg" and more. Four pages, small folio size, generally good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:05

$164.00
194011

1863 STONEWALL JACKSON & The South Book Biography 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772055239

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 7, 1863  * Confederate General Stonewall Jackson Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Richmond Life" "A Thrilling Biography of the Great General of the South - An Authentic Life of STONEWALL JACKSON - Life, Services & Campaigns of Stonewall Jackson..." with more on this new book. Also: "From East Tennessee" "Advance of Gen. Burnside's Forces to Hawassee River" "The Enemy Falling Back" "Preparations for a Great Battle Near Chattanooga" "Gallant Repulse of the Rebels by Our Troops" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin due to disbinding, otherwise good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:02

$29.00
194007

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772053648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 21, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events A wealth of fine content on the closing events of the Civil War including front page: "JEFF. DAVIS" "The Southern Confederacy at Fortress Monroe" "Interesting Details of Their Capture" "Amusing Scenes at Jeff. Davis' Tent" "Tears & Lamentations" "South Carolina - The First Peace Meeting" "The Negroes entitled to a Voice in Adopting a New Constitution" & much more. The bkpg. has: "THE TRIAL" "Important Evidence Involving the Rebel Leaders in the Plot" "Examination & Identification of Booth's Remains" "Accumulation of Evidence Against Jeff Davis" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimm... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:01

$36.00
193922

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War First 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393644122375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 18, 1861  * From the capital of the Confederacy Half of the ftpg. is taken up with advertisements while the other half includes: "The Rebels & Their Capital" "Richmond and Its Environs" "Notes of a Recent Tour in the South" which is a report from the New York Herald. Page 2 includes an editorial which discusses, in part, the Mason-Slidell affair (small hold causes loss to about 3 words at the beginning: see). Also on page 2 is: "The Latest Northern News" with many subheads including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "A Grand Torchlight Procession to General M'Clellan" "A Riot in a Northern Regiment" "Mrs. Lincoln in New York" "The War In Missouri--Removal of General Fremont--His F... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2021 12:51

$64.00
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