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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
193920

Col. ULRIC DAHLGREN AFFAIR Secret Plot on Confederate President 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373765259779

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 5, 1864 * Colonel Ulric Dahlgren Affair * Failed raid on Richmond * Secret papers found on Dahlgren's body * American Civil War - Jefferson Davis  There is an intriguing story within the front page reports recently brought to fore in an episode of "America's Hidden Stories" on the Smithsonian Channel. The intrigue is about the capture of papers from Union officer Col. Ulric Dahlgren which included orders to burn Richmond and assassinate the Confederate President, Jefferson Davis. This created an outrage among the Confederates, with a demand that the Yankees disclose who was behind the murder plot. Was it Meade? Was it Lincoln? Was it Stanton? Was Davis implicit in retaliatin... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2021 12:50

$177.00
193902

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393641716404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, May 28, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page has a: "Proclamation - To the People of the Confederates States" for a day of thanksgiving & prayer, signed in type: Jefferson ... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:33

$84.00
193901

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Cavalry Greenback Raid Virginia1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373763884405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 17, 1864  * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Report on the Greenback Raid This issue has much reporting on the Civil War, perhaps the most significant being a page 5 account with heads: "Guerrillas Again Along the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad" "They Attack and Destroy a Train" "Interesting and Full Details". This is an account of John Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid" during which he derailed a train and robbed the paymaster's box of $173,000. This successful Confederate attack on a major transportation artery of the Yankee forces did much to boost morale in the Confederacy during the closing months of the Civil War, and also was the exploit for which John Mosby... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:33

$78.00
193850

CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ Abraham Lincoln Negro Troops 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393638350038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 13, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * Abraham Lincoln - Negro troops From the Confederate capital.  Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The Fight at Southwest Mountain--Further Particulars" "From the Rip Raps" "Norfolk Portsmouth & Suffolk" "Important Decision of Lincoln--Negro Regiments Rejected" Complete as a single sheet issue, good condition.

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:54

$73.00
193644

Very Rare PARSON BROWNLOW Knoxville TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749942102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, Nov. 30, 1864  * Very rare Civil War title  * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or  Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason against the Co... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:10

$288.00
193566

1861 Civil War MAP Newspaper Battle of HATTERAS INLET Batteries North Carolina


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373747975032

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 5, 1861  * Battle of Hatteras Inlet Batteries The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "The Sea Coast of Virginia And North Carolina" showing from Norfolk & Cape Henry south to Beaufort. There are nice fist column heads as well including: "THE GREAT REBELLION", "Reported Death of Jeff. Davis", "Facts & Rumors From the South", "Effect of the Victory at Hatteras Inlet", "The Rebels Panic Stricken" and more. Eight pages, some archival mends to inside pages (no loss), otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:31

$45.00
193564

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393615265257

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

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:29

$55.00
193563

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373747972919

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, 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" "When, W... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:28

$2,150.00
193279

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731750663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, May 29, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. Among the column heads on the war are: "Noble Old Virginia" "Telegraphic News" which has many war-related dispatches; "The Killing of Ellswort... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:30

$81.00
193274

1864 CONFREDERATE CONGRESS Address to Southern Citizens Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731749030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 25, 1864  Among the front page  column heads are: "Late Southern News" "Address of the Rebel Congress" "Fierce Denunciation of the North" "Slanders Upon Our Armies" "The Expedition to Florida" "From Gen. Sherman's Expedition" "Rebel Reports of His Progress" "Occupation of Jackson "The Battles & Blunders of the Enemy" "Sherman Always Victorious" and more. Eight pages, some light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:27

$29.00
193233

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY 1865 Richmond VA Virginia Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728549818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 24, 1865  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy but from its capital as well.  The ftpg; has: "The War News" which includes several subheads including: "Gold & Currency" "The War Office" "Military Exemptions in Congress" "The Richmond Lines" and a bit more. Also on the ftpg: "Additional From the North "Wilmington Not To Be Attacked" "Deplorable Condition of Kentucky" "General Joseph 'E. Johnston" plus "City Intelligence" and various advertisements. The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial touching on several war-related topics, beginning: "Thing have come to that pass when constancy of purpose & determination are sure to secure what we have ... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:40

$94.00
193232

Rare CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis Thanksgiving Procl. 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585455853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 26, 1865  * Jefferson Davis Thanksgiving proclamation * Rare Confederate publication Not only a Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The War News" with various reports from the different fields of battle, subheads including: "Deserters from the Yankee Army" "The Blockade" "The Nashville Disaster" and more. Also: "Spirit of the Army" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" and various advertisements. The back page has a lengthy editorial which begins: "In our patient & good humoured army there is now & then a slight grumble of dissatisfaction at the long-continued failure to issue their pay..." with much more. There is also a:... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:39

$124.99
193231

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728549454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 7, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy Among the front page items are: "The Yankees In King George" "The Conservatives of the North--Resolutions Of  The State Legislature" "The West & The War--Where are the Interests of the West?" "Abolition Legislature--The Bill of All Abominations--Military Arrests in the North" "Abolition Philanthropy--Sambo North and Sambo South" "The Press & Congress" "A Bold Voice Against Lincoln" and other war-related items. The back page has a nearly two column editorial which touches on several war-related topics. There is also much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature" and other smaller items. Complete as a single sh... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:39

$76.00
193230

BOWLING GREEN KY Kentucky Confederate Stronghold Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728549346

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb . 16, 1862  * Bowling Green, Kentucky map The front page is dominated by a very large Civil War map headed: "THE EVACUATION OF BOWLING GREEN". Ftpg. column heads include: "Important From Kentucky" "The Evacuation of Bowling Green Confirmed" "Movements of the Rebel Troops" "Trouble Among the Rebel Generals" "The Fight at Fort Donelson" "Desperate Fighting & Sever Loss on Both Sides" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:39

$49.00
193228

BATTLE OF VALVERDE New Mexico Campaign w/ Kit Carson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585452341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1862  * Battle of Valverde - New Mexico * Rare Kit Carson mention The front page has much reporting on the Civil War including one column heads: "The "Advance of the Army" "Latest Intelligence from the Vicinity of Manassas" "Rebels Expected to Make a Stand at Gordonsville" "Gen. McClellan & His Army" and more. Page 5 has: "The Battle In New Mexico--A Desperate Day's Fighting" which takes 3/4 of a column & includes: "Kit Carson was in command of a regiment of volunteers who were deployed as skirmishers. His command did good service during the action, and behaved well." More war coverage continues on the back page with: "The Evacuation of Winchester" "The Great Naval Victory" "Rebel Official... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:38

$30.00
193227

SECOND BATTLE OF CORINTH Mississippi & Abraham Lincoln 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728548628

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1862  * Second Battle of Corinth, Mississippi * Abraham Lincoln visits Frederick, Maryland * Bardstown, Kentucky - Guerrilla John Morgan Among the front page  column heads on the Civil War are: "HIGHLY IMPORTANT" "A Great Battle Fought at Corinth on Saturday" "A Great National Victory" "The Enemy in Full Flight, and Our Forces in Full Pursuit" "The Losses Heavy" "The President In Frederick" which includes a short speech by him; "IMPORTANT FROM KENTUCKY" "Evacuation of Bardstown by the Enemy" "Defeat of the Guerrilla John Morgan" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:37

$34.00
193112

Original & Rare Civil War Era 1861 DAVENPORT IA "Iowa's Front Porch" Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574181862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Oct. 11, 1861  * Falls Church, Virginia The front page has: "The War News" "Continued Advance of the Grand Army" "A Skirmish Beyond Falls Church" "New Orleans to be Sealed Up" "Lively Times With the Rebels in Western Virginia". More war news inside as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:25

$30.00
193067

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia - General Stonewall Jackson 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569934798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 25, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The War On Women" "Morgan's Movements In Kentucky" "Affairs at Harper's Ferry--The Daring of Stonewall Jackson" "From the South" "The Terrors of Bombardment" "The End of the Union" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, minor loss to an upper corner affects no text, good condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 12:04

$78.00
193065

MONITOR vs. MERRIMACK Ironclads Naval Battle & 3 MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720171174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, March 11, 1862  * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Back page heads report the famous naval battle at Hampton Roads, Virginia, between the Monitor and Merrimac: "The Battle In Hampton Roads" "Interesting Details of the Two Days' Fighting" "How The Cumberland Was Sunk by the Merrimac" "The Congress Set on Fire and Blown Up" "Probably About a Hundred Lives Lost on the Cumberland" "The Terrific Engagement Between the Merrimac and the Monitor" "'The Battle Of The Giants'" "A Large Hole Stove in the side of the Merrimac" "Lieut. Worden Wounded". Content takes three columns. The front page has three maps headed: "Commodore Dupont's Operations In Georgia And Fl... See More  

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Ends October 13, 2021 12:00

$132.00
193064

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569929306

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

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Ends October 13, 2021 11:58

$42.00
193059

PENINSULA CAMPAIGN Richmond & Petersburg Virginia Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720168846

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." 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 October 13, 2021 11:56

$45.00
193058

PENINSULA CAMPAIGN Richmond & Petersburg Virginia Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720168049

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." 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 October 13, 2021 11:55

$45.00
192980

CONFEDERATE Battle of Seven Pines Fair Oaks Civil War 1862 Charleston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393561859123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, June 13, 1862  * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * From the origin of the Civil War From this stronghold of the Confederacy. War-related reports include: "The Naval Battle Off Memphis" "The News of the War--Full Yankee Accounts of the Battle of the Seven Pines" which takes over 2 columns; "From Chattanooga" "All Quite Along the Lines". Complete as a single sheet issue with full banner masthead, loss to some blank margin at the top not touching any text, minimal fold rubbing, some foxing.

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Ends October 09, 2021 08:00

$77.00
192692

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Abraham Lincoln 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393533667044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, June 13, 1864  * Rare publication from the origin of the Civil War A wealth of Civil War reporting from this Confederate stronghold with column heads including: "Summary of Northern Intelligence" "Lincoln Re-nominated by the Baltimore Republican Convention" "Grant Besieging Richmond by Parallel Approaches" "Forrest's Operations in the West" "The Campaign in North Georgia" "The Enemy's Dash on Petersburg" "The Confederate Congress" "Casualties in the 20th Reg. S.C.V. Near Gaines' Farm" which takes a full column. Single sheet, full banner masthead, various damp staining & some foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:25

$74.00
192672

Rare CONFEDERATE First Battle of Charleston Harbor SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373698497608

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 11, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston Harbor * Rare Confederate publication The front page includes: "A Word of Justice" "Further From Charleston!" "The Turret of the Iron-Clads Pierced!" "Splendid Spirits of Our Men!" "The Law of Impressment" and more, including a dispatch signed in type: G.T. Beauregard. The back page has: "The Attack On Charleston" "Details of the Fight!", a lengthy editorial, and much news headed: "Confederate Congress". A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:07

$82.00
192670

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ General Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393533646355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Virginia, March 26, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * General Abraham Lincoln The front page includes: "Notes On The War" which includes a General Order from General H. Marshall concerning travel & communication in the Cumberland Mountains, noting in part: "...The country is infested with spies. Unless a man now comes from Kentucky to join the army & to assist to defend his country & to secure the independence of the South, he had better remain at home..." with more. Other war items as well. Page 2 begins with an interesting editorial: "Generalisimo Lincoln" the text beginning: "We had never supposed that Abraham Lincoln was such an immeasurable ass as to aspire to be actually the commander-in-chie... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:06

$78.00
192515

Rare CONFEDERATE Petersburg VA Virginia 1863 Original Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393514481731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, Aug. 15, 1863  * Rare Confederate publication 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 North Carolina" "The Raid against Weldon, N.C. through Hertford & Northampton Counties--Gen. M. W. Ransom Gallantly & Successfully Repulses the Enemy at Boon's Mill--The Enemy very Successful at Thef... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2021 15:09

$165.00
192512

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393514480971

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 24, 1864  * General William T. Sherman  * March to the sea - Georgia * In a rare Confederate title Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page includes a nearly full column listing of the: "North Carolina Legislature--Session 1864". There is also coverage of the "Legislative Proceedings" of both the Senate & House of Commons. There is nearly half a column headed: "A Scout's Adventure" from the Civil War, concerning a soldier in General A.P. Hill's regiment captu... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2021 15:08

$167.00
192482

CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS Welcome Home William T. Sherman's Army & More 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373687016356

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 25, 1865 * When Johnny Comes Marching Home * Civil War soldiers welcome home The first column has a nice stack of column heads on a parade of returning soldiers headed: "THE REVIEW" "Sherman's Veterans on Parade" "The Conquerors of Georgia & South Carolina in Penna. Ave." "Sherman's 'Bummers' on Their Good Behavior & in Their Holiday Suits" "A Grateful Country's Welcome to Her Preservers" and more. The back page has: "JEFF. DAVIS," which tells of his arrival and escort to Fortress Monroe. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 14:46

$38.00
192481

BATTLE OF JONESVILLE "The Frozen Fight" Lee County Civil War 1864 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393512177406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 8, 1864  * Battle of Jonesville, Virginia * "The Frozen Fight" - Lee County Among the front page column heads on the Civil War include: "Rebel Victory In Western Virginia" "280 Union Troops Attacked by 4,000 Rebels" "Gallant Stand by the Little Band" "From Est Tennessee" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 14:46

$28.00
192408

BATTLE OF GUILFORD COURTHOUSE General Greene Revolutionary War 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373682414788

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, April 24, 1781  * Battle of Guilford Courthouse * Greensboro, North Carolina * General Charles Cornwallis loss Page 2 has some nice war content. The 2nd column begins with: "By accounts from General Greene's army as late as the 24th ultimo, we learn that Lord Cornwallis is retreating towards Cross Creek and that our army was in pursuit of him." There is also some nice talk about the historic Battle of Guilford Court House fought on March 15, a report dated March 16 beginning: "The event of the action yesterday, though unfortunate, is by no means decisive; the gallant behavior of the corps...the firm opposition made by the Virginia militia...the good order main... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2021 13:52

$530.00
192284

EXTREMELY RARE American Civil War Era "The Soldier's Casket" 1865 Phila Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373678458781

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE SOLDIER'S CASKET, Philadelphia, March, 1865  * Very rare publication This is the volume 1, number 3 issue of a title which lasted but 12 issues, January thru December, 1865. There is no record of it in Mott's "History of American Magazines" and nor can I find information on the internet. It is recorded in "Union List of Serials" which notes that it is held by 8 American institutions. Two institutions make all issues available online. Rich West, owner of Periodyssey, writes of this title: "The Soldier’s Casket is one of the great repositories of Civil War stories told by northern soldiers. The primary feature of each issue is first-person accounts of Civil War battles. The most common contribution is a description of... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:55

$185.00
192267

FINAL DAYS OF CIVIL WAR Ulysses S. Grant & Robert E. Lee's Army 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497404181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 5, 1865  * Civil War end in sight * General Ulysses S. Grant * Robert E. Lee's army breaking up Most of the first column of the front page is taken up with celebratory heads on the collapse of the Confederacy, and the end of the Civil War. Among them are: "THE END" "Our Details of the Decisive Contest of Sunday" "What Grant Has Accomplished" "The Destruction of Lee's Army" "25,000 Rebels Taken Prisoners" "The Pursuit of the Routed Rebels" "Occupation of Petersburg" "Laus Deo" and more. Virtually the entire ftpg. is taken up with war reports relating to these headlines, plus the war coverage continues on the inside pages as well.  Eight pages, very nice, clean condition, very small piece from... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:47

$108.00
184248

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198502403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 20, 1864  * Rare publication from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman & the Atlanta campaign Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Important From Hood--Our Army on the Outskirts of Chattanooga" "Successful Skirmishing In Florida" "Yankee Reports from Louisiana" "From the Trans-Mississippi" "The Yankee Prisoners at Florence" "From the Georgia Front" "Sherman's Report on the Atlanta Campaign" 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 fir... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2021 15:18

$83.00
192221

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393488744479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 28, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of the few newspapers which had: "Confederate States of America" printed in the masthead (see). There is much reporting on the Civil War--from the Confederate perspective--including ftpg. items headed: "From Orange C.H.--Yankee Army Ordered to Move--Mosby Harassing the Enemy--Surprise of a Picket" "From Dalton--Dash Of Yankee Cavalry" "From Richmond--Affairs at the Capital" "Latest  From New Orleans--Yankees Claim a Drawn Battle in the Late Fighting" "From Demopolis, Ala." "From Mississippi--Wirt Adams' Victory--The Enemy Retreating" "The Federal Defeat in Louisiana" "Siege of Charleston" "Mr. Lon... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:44

$96.00
192025

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373668954918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 30, 1862  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From The Seat of War" "A Cavalry Dash in the Valley" "Additional From the North" "Address From General Floyd" "A Brush at City Point" "Supplies For the Hospitals" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The news from the North is as serious as possible...They will not only recruit the new army of 600,000 men; but they will do it speedily...they will be ready to repeat their invasion of the South with all the advantages which experience has taught them..." & much more. Also much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress". A single sheet issue wi... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2021 12:51

$92.00
192024

BATTLE OF SHILOH Tennessee & Yorktown VA Virginia MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373668954615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 10, 1862  * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee * Siege of Yorktown VA Virginia - Maps The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "The Position Before Yorktown" with much detail. One column heads on the front page include: "The War For The Union" "Gen. Hunter's Dept." "Emancipation In The District" "From Fortress Monroe" "The Attack Upon Yorktown" "Detention of the Merrimac by the Story" and more. Page 5 has a diagram of: "The Rebel Floating Battery at Island No. 10" with related reports. And the back page has three illustrations concerning the Battle of Shiloh, headed: "The Pittsburg Battle-Field". Eight pages, nice condition. Printing error to the back ... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2021 12:51

$52.00
191864

BATTLE OF FAIR GARDEN Tennessee Gen. Samuel D. Sturgis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662172180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1864  * Battle of Fair Garden - Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Fighting Near Knoxville" "The Enemy Worsted" "Our Troops Fall Back" "Advance of Generals Sturgis and Granger to Lewisville" Longstreet Heavily Re-enforced" "A Great Battle Expected". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:16

$28.00
191858

ANDERSONVILLE Georgia Civil War Prison CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662168289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 9, 1865  * Pre-execution of Captain Henry Wirz * Andersonville Civil War prison - Georgia The top of the front page has nice heads on the trial of Henry Wirz, the "demon" warden of the infamous Andersonville prison camp in South Carolina: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Case Of Wirz" "His Approaching Execution" "Moral and Physical Condition of the Prisoner" "He Indulges in Letter Writing" "Efforts of Counsel in His Behalf". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:14

$31.00
191697

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393454180095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Nov. 9, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that it includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads & military notices but the first 2 columns have war news: "Latest From the United States" "Mosby's Operations--The Capture of Gen. Duffie" "The Yankee National Defense" "Lincoln Mus Have A Big Victory" "The Blowing Up of the Ram Albemarle". The back page has: "The Prison Camp Near Columbia" whic is very lengthy. Also: "War News". Complete as a single sheet issue with very wide, untrimmed margins. A very small library stamp above the masthead, small piece of clear tape to... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2021 11:06

$127.00
191652

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452228001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 23, 1863   * Capital of the Confederacy Among the front page reports: "From Jackson" "From Mississippi--A Fight on Saturday--Burning of Big Black Bridge--Vicksburg Closely Besieged!" "Latest From the North" which includes 2 dispatches each signed in type: U.S. Grant, Major General; plus the text of: "An Act To Establish A volunteer Navy". The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The news that 30 cannon were spiked on the retreat from Jackson...and that Vicksburg has been besieged on the land, has created considerable sensation...". Also: "The Battle of Port Gibson--Capture of the Town" 'Lieut. Van Rennselaer's Chickens" and more. A single sheet issue with a full banner... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:50

$77.00
191651

CONFEDERATE First Battle of Charleston Harbor CIVIL WAR 1863 Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452220359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 9, 1863  * From the capital of the Confederacy * First Battle of Charleston Harbor The front page includes: "The Situation In The West" "The Parole of Federal Prisoners" "Latest From the North" "The Fight Opened at Charleston!" "The Attack Commenced!" "Terrific Firing on Both Sides!" "Official Dispatches from General Beauregard!" with two of them, each signed in type: G. T. Beauregard. The back page begins with a lengthy editorial concerning the beginning of the battle for Charleston. One bit notes: "...Certainly we have a right to believe that the long prepared attack o the famous city has proven a grand failure...". Also much from the "Confederate Congress". A single shee... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:48

$81.00
191648

JOHN MORGAN'S RAID Yazoo City & Jackson MS Mississippi 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654517623

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 22, 1863  * John Morgan's raid ending * Yazoo City & Jackson, Mississippi * Post Gettysburg Robert E. Lee Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Morgan's Invasion Ended" "Battle at Geiger's Creek" "Rebels Defeated & Driven to a Bluff" "They Then Unconditionally Surrender" "Morgan & Body Guard Sneak Away" "Capture of Yazoo City" "The Attack on Jackson" "The Boasted Invasion of Gen. Lee" "Jeff. Davis's Conscription Proclamation" which is signed by him in type: Jefferson Davis. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:47

$34.00
191057

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Upon Savannah GA Georgia SEA MARCH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393405624851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES,  Dec. 14, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea in Georgia * Approaching Savannah GA Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "SAVANNAH" "SHERMAN BEFORE THE CITY" "His Army in Line of Battle on Monday" "Official Dispatch from General Grant" "An Attack Hourly Expected" "Movement of Gen. Warren" "The Rebels in Strong Force Near Hicksford" "THE ST. ALBAN'S RAID" "ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2021 12:00

$35.00
191053

SECOND BATTLE OF RAPPAHANNOCK STATION & Charleston SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373624239670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 9, 1863  * Second Battle of Rappahannock Station * George G. Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Virginia" "Successful Advance of the Army of the Potomac" "A Victory On Saturday!" "The Rebels Under Hill Attacked, Beaten, and Driven Across the Rappahannock" "Capture of 3,000 Prisoners" "Their Retreat On Culpepper" "General Grant's Army" "Continued Firing from Lookout Mountain" and so much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2021 11:59

$24.99
190967

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619461952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 31, 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 dateline. Among the articles: "From Atlanta--Movement of the Enemy" "From Petersburg" "From Richmond--Affairs in West Virginia--Official From General Hood" is a dispatch signed in type: J. B. Hood, General. Also: "Siege of Charleston" "The Yankees Want Onions" "The Neutrality of Great Britain" "Captain Dickison's Address" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue never bound nor trimmed, two folds, wear at the margins, various damp staining and foxing, more so to the back page.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:09

$74.00
190473

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346626438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 9, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of a few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Among the front page reports are: "From Mobile--Late News From Memphis--Probable Evacuation of the City" "the Fighting in East Tennessee" "Sale Of Negroes--High Prices" "Gen. Stuart's Cavalry Again Successful...". More war reporting inside as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, several creases, loss to the right margin of the front leaf only affects an item not mentioned here, some loss at the spine margin effects only a pg. 4 ad, some foxing and a printing error in the masthead.

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:07

$53.00
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