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179468

Best SAMUEL MEDARY Pro Confederate Civil War Crisis ARRESTED 1864 Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392716957331

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 1, 1864 * Samuel Medary arrested * Best title to be had (rare) A notable issue as the front page has good content reporting on the arrest of Samuel Medary, the publisher of this newspaper. The first article is: "Is It Revolution! -- More Arrests" followed by: "Liberty Lies Sunned & Bleeding From Assassin Blows & Wounds!" which is more concerning the arrest of Medary. Page 4 has a nice editorial concerning the arrest of Medary, as well as an article: "Arrest of Sam. Medary As a Conspirator", with other related articles. Terrific to have this content in Medary's own newspaper! See the hyperlink for much more on the interesting history of Medary and "The Crisis". Eight pages, never bo... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:33

$133.00
179466

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392716956321

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Jan. 23, 1862 * Rare Confederate title from the deep South * News from Richmond, Pensacola, forts Henry & Donelson Front page has: "Letter From Richmond" "From Pensacola". Inside has: "The Government & the War" "Late Northern Intelligence""From Our Army in the West" "Affairs at Forts Henry & Donelson" and other war reports. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, evenly toned, generally nice condition. 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 th... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:32

$146.00
179440

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715347835

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 (see). Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:40

$33.00
179431

Great MEMPHIS TN Tennessee Detailed Street MAP & More Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715340432

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 7, 1862 * First Battle of Memphis - Tennesse * Detailed street Civil War map The front page is dominated by a huge map headed: "THE CITY OF MEMPHIS" which consumes three-quarters of the page. The map is quite detailed with streets labeled. Among ftpg. column heads on the Civil War: "Fort Pillow Evacuated" "Fort Randolph Deserted" "Our Troops In Possession" "The Rebel General Johnston Mortally Wounded" "Rebel Loss Estimated at 10,000" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, minow margin wear, crease at the center, good condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:34

$67.00
179430

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Richmond Campaign Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715339912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks The feature of this issue is the nice front page map headed: "THE BATTLE BEFORE RICHMOND" which shows the vicinity. Also many front page one column Civil War heads including: "Great Battle on the Chickahominy" "Our Advance Attacked By the Rebels" "The Enemy Repulsed Everywhere" "Front Royal Recaptured" "The Enemy Driven Out With Loss" "The Evacuation of Corinth" "The Rebels Get Away Everything" "The Evacuation Going on a Fortnight" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, crease at the center, nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:33

$47.00
179429

VIRGINIA Civil War MAP Battle of Williamsburg VA Mississippi River1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715339208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 16, 1862 * Battle of Williamsburg * Virginia Civil War map The front page is dominated by a rather large & detailed map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia". Among the front page one column war-related heads are: "The Advance Into Virginia" "Position of McClellan's Army" 'Affairs At Norfolk" "The Battle On The Mississippi" "Desperate Engagement" "Disastrous Defeat of the Enemy" "The Departure of Com. Foote" and more. Complete in 8 pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:33

$50.00
179428

CIVIL WAR MAP Battle of Fort Macon Fall of New Orleans & Yorktown 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715338903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 3, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown - Virginia * Fall of New Orleans - Louisiana * Battle of Fort Macon w/ map The front page is dominated by a nice map headed: "SECTION OF NORTH CAROLINA". A wealth of ftpg. column heads on the Civil War include: "The Capture of Fort Macon" "Official Report" "The Fight Above Elizabeth City" "Capture of New Orleans" "Gen. Butler on Lake Pontchartrain" "Rebel Accounts of the Bombardment of Fort Mason" "The Siege of Yorktown" "Opening the Bombardment" and so much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:32

$48.00
179426

FREDERICKSBURG Va & New Orelans LA Civil War MAPS & Mt. Jackson 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715337168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, April 18, 1862 * Fredericksburg Virginia Va * New Orleans Louisiana La * Mt. Jackson captured Certainly the prime feature of this issue are the two Civil War maps, one on the front page headed: "THE APPROACH TO FREDERICKSBURG". Among the many front page one column heads on the war are: "Expedition Up The Rappahannock", "The Rebels Driven Out" "Occupation of Tappahannock" "The Rebels Evacuating Fredericksburg" "Capture of Mount Jackson" "Surprise & Retreat of the Rebels" "More Rebel Boasting" "Rebels Driven From Their Works" and more. The other map is on the back page headed: "Map of New Orleans & The Mississippi Delta" which has much detail. Back page Civil war heads relating to the map a... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:31

$50.00
179425

Rare SAMUEL MEDARY Crisis Editor Arrested & Abraham Lincoln 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715330115

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 25, 1864 * Samuel Medary arrested * "The Crisis" editor A significant issue as page 4 has a notice: "To Our Subscribers" which comments on the arrest of Samuel Medary, this newspaper's editor & publisher, noting in part: "...about our being arrested on last Friday by Deputies U.S. Marshals Sands and Wheeler for conspiracy...". Further on is the news report: "We learn that Gov. Medary was arrested yesterday by Deputy U.S. Marshals and taken to Cincinnati. What offense this veteran statesman and patriot is accused of we are at a loss even to surmise..." with more on this. This newspaper was critical of the U.S. limiting slavery and of the war itself. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Shee... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:26

$79.00
179424

FUGITIVE SLAVES Savannah GA Martial Law NEW BERN NC Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715325126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 24, 1862 * Fugitive slaves * Savannah, Georgia martial law * New Bern, North Carolina 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: "THE RETURN OF FUGITIVE SLAVES", "The President's Position on the Question", "FROM PORT ROYAL", "General Sherman's Anomalous Position", "MARTIAL LAW AT SAVANNAH", "FROM FORTRESS MONROE", "They Expect An Attack At Newbern" and more. 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. Minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:21

$36.00
179423

ROMNEY West Virginia Confederate Military EXPEDITION Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715324608

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 24, 1862 * Romney Expedition This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Page 5 has one column headings that include: "ANOTHER VICTORY FOR THE UNION" "BATTLE NEAR ROMEY, VA." "2,000 Rebels Routed" and more. 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. A little margin wear, generally good

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:21

$27.00
179420

Rare MILITARY Army & Navy Civil War Robert E. Lee Congrats Troops 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372976003014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 28, 1864 * General Robert E. Lee's army Obviously a military-themed publication so a nice issue for Civil War content. The entire ftpg. is: "The Campaign In Virginia" carrying over to take all of page 2 as well. Also within the issue are; "General Butler's Operations" "Generals Lee and Heth Congratulate Their Troops", one signed in type: R. E. Lee, General; "The Fight With the Albermarle" "Admiral Goldsborough on Iron-Clads" "The Removal of Generals"; more than a full page list of: "Casualties Amongst Officers" and more. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:19

$32.00
179419

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation & Chickamauga Civil War 1863 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715323475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Dec. 12, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation * Uncommon military title 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. Among the many reports are those headed: "Report of the Secretary of the Navy" taking over 3 pages; "Report of the Secretary of War" taking over a full page; "The Late Campaign in Virginia" "The Battle of Chickamauga" "Military Strength of the Nation" "General Roberts' New Bullet" "The President's Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln; and so much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:19

$39.00
179415

BATTLE OF MIDDLE CREEK Gen. James A. Garfield Victory Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715317808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 15, 1862 * Battle of Middle Creek - Kentucky * General James A. Garfield victory This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Pages 4 & 5 have one column headings that include: "THE ROUT OF MARSHALL'S FORCES" "1,100 Union Men Whip 2,500 Rebels" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:16

$28.00
179383

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War First Battle of BULL RUN Manassas 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372973783090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, July 24, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2020 15:52

$33.00
179358

THE CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY 1864 Confederate Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392711051681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 14, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "From Longstreet's Command" "The Affair At Suffolk" "The Courts" " "From Northern Virginia - From Charleston" and a great wealth of ads. In addition to the lengthy editorial which begins: "It was van for Mr. Lincoln modestly to decline the office & duty of Pope...", page 2 includes: "Latest News From the North--The News of the Failure of the Raid on Richmond & Dahlgren's Death in the North--General Grant in Washington..." "The Military News--Military Council in Washington" "From Charleston" "The Yankee Congress" "Camp Lee" "Later from Europe--Rumours of Recognition by France" and other items. Complete a... See More  

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Ends April 02, 2020 15:55

$75.00
179260

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967716108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 12, 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: "City Intelligence" "Latest News From The North--Yankee Account of the Charleston Naval Victory" "Another Brutal Order of the Enemy--The Sick & Wounded Forced On Families & Their Own Personal Liberty & Property to Be Held for Their Security" "Remarkable Admissions from a Northern Journal of the Superiority of the Southern Army--The Military Organizations of the North & South Contrasted--The Wear and Tear of an Army..." "The Battle of Seven Pines--The Long Withheld Official Report--The True Facts--Cowardly Conduct of the Men-... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:04

$87.00
179259

Rare BENJAMIN BUTLER BRUTALITY ? Confederate Prisoners 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392704517452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 15, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * General Benjamin Butler & Confederate prisoners Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it's from the capital of the Confederate States. The front page includes: "The War News" "Absenteeism In the Army--A Curious Disclosure" "How Our Prisoners Are Treated By the Yankees--The Horrours of Camp Douglas" "A Contrast" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial--always interesting reading in this title. It begins: "Butler, in command of all the Confederate prisoners, will be, in Yankee opinion, eminently the 'right man in the right place'. Brutality & cruelty have been displayed in ample measure..." with mu... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:03

$89.00
179254

Rebels Attack BATTLE OF PLYMOUTH North Carolina Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392704514387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1864 * Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina * Confederate victory w/ Civil War map The ftpg. features a detailed Civil War map headed: "THE NEWS FROM NORTH CAROLINA - Scene of the Recent Rebel Repulse at Plymouth, N.C." Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Attack on Plymouth by Ten Thousand Rebels" "The Enemy Repulsed" "Attempt o the Rebels to Take Fort Gray" "Important From Red River" "The News of the Victory Confirmed" "Severe Loss of the Enemy" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:01

$47.00
179252

FORT PULASKI Tybee Island GA Chatham Co. Georgia Civil War MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967712307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 3, 1861 * Fort Pulaski Georgia * Tybee Island GA * Map, diagram and illustration Much of the front page is taken up with a large & detailed map headed: "The Entrance To Savannah River" along with two diagrams of Fort Pulaski. There are related front page column headlines. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:00

$52.00
179248

FALL OF ATLANTA Georgia William T. Sherman Captures 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392704512243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1864 * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia * General William T. Sherman Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Sherman's Official Account' "He Breaks Up the West Point Road" "Hood Attempts to Hold Jonesboro" "Our Army Divide the Rebel Army" "The Battle At Jonesboro" "Hood Blows Up His Magazines" "He Leaves Atlanta in the Night" "Slocum takes Possession" "Atlanta Ours, and Fairly Won". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 08:58

$110.00
179246

CONFEDERATES STATES Marietta - Atlanta GA Georgia Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967711306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * Confederate states map * Atlanta GA Georgia Three-quarters of the front page is taken up with a huge and very detailed Civil War map, with a banner heading: "THE WAR IN GEORGIA--GEN. SHERMAN'S APPROACH TO ATLANTA". There are also one column heads including: "Sherman's Progress" "Joe Johnston Again Beaten" "Gen. Sherman Seizes the Railroad Near Marietta" "Gen. Thomas Occupies Marietta" "The Rebels Retreating Toward Athens & Macon" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 08:58

$87.00
179181

Extremely RARE Civil War CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Vicksburg MS MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372965642042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY APPEAL EXTRA, Memphis, Tennessee, April 20, 1861 * Very rare Confederate broadside * Beginning of the Civil War * Vicksburg MS Mississippi An extremely scarce item, being a broadside edition (printed on one side only) of a newspaper from early in the Confederacy from a city which was only "Confederate" until the battle of Memphis, June 6, 1862, after which it was in Yankee control. The front has a very nice graphic devise at the top of the first column showing a cannon and Confederate flag, with heads: "THE WAR NEWS ! " "Star of the West Taken As A Prize ! " "Harper's Ferry Burned---Arms and Munitions Destroyed ! " "Munitions of War From Louisiana ! " "Arms & Ammunition Offered the City of Memphis". A bit furt... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2020 09:52

$645.00
179180

JOHN C. FREMONT Civil War Era General Steel Plate Engraving 1800'S MAGAZINE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372965641666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION..., a series of pamphlets done in the latter years of the 19th century. Not our normal fare, however this issue still has the nice steel plate engraving of: "J.C. Fremont". (John C. Fremont) All of the text recounts events from the Civil War. Complete in 48 pages plus a decorative wrapper, masking tape at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 25, 2020 09:51

$38.00
179116

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696264721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 8, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Springfield, Illinois funeral train All columns on all pages are black-bordered for the death of Abraham Lincoln. The top of the ftpg. has: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Stir Among the Traitors in Canada" "Flight of Sanders & Tucker" "Whereabouts of the Head Rebel" "He Leaves Charlotte, N.C. on the 25th" "Stoneman Close On His Heels" and also on the ftpg: "The Harris Trial" "Evidence Against the Accused" "He Advises Rebel Soldiers Not to Take the Oath" and more. Inside pages have various items concerning the Lincoln funeral, including: "Our Dead President" "Chicago to Springfield" "Andy Johnson & the Black Race" "The Closing Scenes at Springfield" "A Homeste... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:41

$72.00
179109

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1861 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696260736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 25, 1861 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Another Letter from the Rev. H. A. Henderson--Affairs in Kentucky" "Camp Life In Texas--A Queer Case of Cholera" and other items including a great wealth of ads. War news continues on the inside pages with: "The Northern Newspaper Press" " "Health of the Camp" "The Poor Old Lady at Manassas" "More Aid for the Sick Soldiers" "Camp Cobb--16th Regiment Georgia Volunteers" "Our Navy" "Army of the Potomac" "News from Baltimore & Harper's Ferry" "Southern War News" "From Kentucky" and much more. The back page is filled with ads including six u... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:36

$83.00
179106

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696260046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 5, 1862 * From the Confederate capital The ftpg. has: "Battle the Spoiler" which begins: "The cry which comes up most profoundly from the bottom of the hearts of the people of the North, at this crisis, is that the South, which they fancy to be on the verge of being subjugated, must be made to pay the costs of the war..." with much more. Also on the ftpg: "Death of Confederate Prisoners at St. Louis" with a list of names. Articles inside include: "The Attack Upon Cumberland Gap" "Who Planned the Virginia?" which concerns the historic ironclad ship to be renamed the Merrimac; "Gen. A.S. Johnston" "Yankees and Mules" "Our Naval Officers" "Latest from the North" "Important Letter... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:34

$94.00
179101

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392696257201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, June 15, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. See the information at the bottom of this listing. The front page has 2 1/2 columns taken up with: "The Yankee Conduct Of The War". Other front page content includes: "Affairs in Mississippi" "Adventures of a Young Lade in the Army" (small hole here: see) "Arrival of Refugees" "Couldn't Stand the Yankees" "Rumors of Military Movements" and other items. The back page has: "From Vicksburg & The Mississippi" which has very minor loss at the left edge (see). Other items incl... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:30

$146.00
179019

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury Civil War Siege of Petersburg 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372957704727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 5, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War * Siege of Petersburg campaign - U.S. Grant Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "From Our Army In Georgia" "The Movements Above Richmond--A Victory in Western Virginia" "From Grant's Army at Petersburg" "General Hardee" 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 affects very little, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. As a nota... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:40

$64.00
179017

BATTLE OF DRANESVIELLE Williamsport MD Civil War MAP Munfordville 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372957703877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 22, 1861 * Battle of Dranesville, Virginia * Williamsport, Maryland * Union occupation of Munfordville, Kentucky The front page is dominated by a large map titled: "OPERATIONS ON THE UPPER POTOMAC". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Recent Movements on the Upper Potomac" "Skirmish Between a Portion of Gen. McCall's Division and the Rebels Near Drainesville" "Sketch Of the Generals" "The Military Movements in the Neighborhood of Williamsport" "THE BATTLE OF MUNFORDSVILLE" "Full Particulars of the Engagement" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:40

$46.00
178783

JEFFERSON DAVIS Columbia SC Speech & James Longstreet 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372948402731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1864 * President Jefferson Davis speech * General James Longstreet * Gen. Robert E. Lee Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Southern News" "Jeff. Davis' Speech at Columbia, S.C." "His Views of the Copperhead Plan of Adjustment" "Rebel Victories to Insure the Election of the Peace Candidate" "Further Accounts of Sheridan's Victory" "Sherman's Army--From Atlanta" "The War In Missouri" "Longstreet In The Field Again" includes a dispatch signed in type: J. Longstreet, Lieut. Gen. which includes: "Soldiers, let us not go backward!...Let our future eclipse it in our earnestness for glory, our love of country & our determination to best the enemy." (see). The Jeff Davis speech would se... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2020 15:40

$42.00
178698

JOHN WILKES BOOTH REVIEW & Sherman's March To The Sea 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392673989862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 29, 1864 * John Wilkes Booth theatrical review * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea Although the front page and pages within contain various reports on the Civil War, perhaps the most intriguing item is a somewhat inconspicuous page 5 review of a theatrical performance at the Winter Garden theater. A one night performance was set for November 25 to benefit the Shakespeare Statue Fund. The performance featured the three Booth brothers, well known in the theatrical community: Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes. This was the only time that the Booth brothers would appear on stage together. Although an advertisement for the performance appeared in several issues, the review, logically, appear... See More  

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:05

$197.00
178660

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Brothers Pre Abraham Lincoln Murder THEATER AD 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392670844586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 23, 1864 * John Wilkes Booth & his brothers: together for this one time * Assassin of President Lincoln in advertisement Although the front page, and pages within, contain various reports on the Civil War and other events across the country and the world, perhaps the most intriguing item in this newspaper is an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical performance at the Winter Garden theater on page 7. A one night performance was set for November 26th to benefit the Shakespeare Statue Fund. The performance featured the three Booth brothers, well known in the theatrical community: Junius, Edwin, and John Wilkes. This was the only time that the Booth brothers would appear on stage together.... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2020 15:18

$78.00
178592

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392669087017

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 7, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South. Note that this "Memphis" newspaper was published in Jackson, Mississippi, and also that this is labeled the: "Army Edition" which we have not seen in other issues of this title we have offered. See the information below concerning its history. The front page has various items relating to the on-going Civil War including three: "General Orders", "Arrest The Deserters!" "View of a Northern Radical" "Butler's Outrages in New Orleans" "Battle of Prairie Grove" "Butler's course from a Northern Point of View--A Yankee on Yankee" "Retribution"; a poem titled:... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2020 09:17

$337.00
178492

Lydia BIXBY LETTER 5 Sons Killed ? Abraham Lincoln Ltr. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652941502

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Lydia Bixby letter - controversy ? * 5 sons killed in Civil War The top of page 4 has the most significant content with the famous letter from Abraham Lincoln to Lydia Bixby, who recently lost here 6th son in the Civil War (see). This is considered by many to be one of the finest works of writing by Lincoln, along with his Gettysburg Address (see hyperlink for more). The front page has: "OUR PRISONERS" "Their Release Fro Captivity" "Thrilling Account of Their Sufferings" "Horrible Barbarities of The Rebels" "The Terrible Camp at Andersonville" with more (see). The back page has: "Sherman's March" "Capture of Macon & Milledgeville" with more on Sherman, p... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2020 14:36

$135.00
178475

FORT MONROE Civil War MAP Fredericktown MO Camp Wildcat Kentucky 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925956963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 23, 1861 * Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia * Leesburg, Virginia * Frederickton, Missouri * Camp Wilcat, Kentucky The ftpg. features a large Civil War map headed: "THE LOWER POTOMAC". Among the ftpg. column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "A Fight in Progress Near Fortress Monroe" "Particulars of the Battle Near Leesburg" "Engagement at Frederickton, Mo." "Battle at Camp Wild Cat, Kentucky" "The Battle Near Leesburg" "Defeat of the Rebels With Heavy Loss" "The Rebel Leader Killed" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:33

$48.00
178472

Battle of MOBILE BAY Alabama DAVID FARRAGUT Large Map 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925953806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama * Rear Admiral David Farragut The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking up more than half of the page, headed: "MAP OF THE BAY OF MOBILE---THE SCENES OF FARRAGUT'S VICTORY". The remainder of the front page has various related reports on the Civil War with more inside as well. Eight pages, bit of foxing, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$89.00
178468

BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG VA Camden NC North Carolina 1862 Civil War Newspaper MAPS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652434066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1862 * Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia * Camden NC North Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia". There are also first column heads on the Civil War including: "From General McClellan's Army" "THE REBELS OVERTAKEN" "The Rebels Driven Through Williamsburg" "Savage Hand-to-Hand Fighting" "Shocking Barbarity of the Enemy" and more. Plus, the back page has two more Civil War maps headed: "The Battle of Camden, North Carolina" and "Fort Macon and Vicinity". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:27

$54.00
178410

Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Jefferson Davis Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649316190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, Nov. 9, 1864 * Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy Newspapers from Texas are very uncommon, particularly from before or during the Civil War period. Here is an issue from the midst of the war, one of the earliest war-dated issues we have offered in recent years. The front page has over 2 columns taken up with a terrific speech given by Jefferson Davis headed: "The President's Speech at Augusta" and addressed to the: "Ladies and gentlemen, friends and fellow-citizens of Georgia:...". The speech was intended to boost the sagging spirits of the Georgians, as Atlanta had fallen in early September & Savannah would fall before Christmas. Following Davis's speech there is: "Genera... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:31

$660.00
178368

JEFFERSON TERRITORY Pre Colorado - Unrecognized Government 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921425475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1859 * Provisional Government of the Territory of Jefferson * Pre Colorado Territory Page 2 has an intriguing article: "A New Territory" "The New Territory of Jefferson--Election for Delegate to "Congress--Meeting of the Legislature..." which is followed by: "Governor's Message - History of the Organization of the New Territory of Jefferson". A curious bit of U.S. history concerning this territory which existed for just 16 months, was never recognized by the federal govt., and which encompassed land from the Kansas, Nebraska, Utah, New Mexico & Washington Territories. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:42

$48.00
178336

Rare 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE New Orleans / Battle of Carnifex Ferry Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921052479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 15, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * Battle of Carnifex Ferry Among the front page items are: "The War On the Potomac" "The War in Missouri" "The War in Western Virginia" "The Civil War in America". Inside includes: "The Fight In Western Virginia" 'Rosecranz's Army Badly Whipped" "Federal Loss 600 Killed" "Authentic Report of the Battle" and more. 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" is... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:41

$124.00
178335

BATTLE OF SHILOH w/ P. G. T. Beauregard's Report 1862 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646326833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 10, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * General P. G. T. Beauregard's official rpt. * From the capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. has much on: "YORKTOWN" "Our Former Position & Strength There--The State of our Whole Line--Daily Picket Fights--Brilliant Affair at Dam No. 2--Vast Preparations & Expectations of the Enemy..." with more. Particularly noteworthy is the 2 1/2 column, detailed report of: "The Battle of Shiloh" "Gen. Beauregard's Official Report" signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Much more war reporting as well. Great to have this fine content in a newspaper from the Confederate capital. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:40

$167.00
178334

Rare J. E. B. STUART Confederate Captial Richmond VA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921051685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 19, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Confederate General J. E. B. Stuart The front page has some nice war-related content including items: "From Fredericksburg" "From Fredericksburg--The Ball Opened--The Enemy Cross The River, But Are Driven Back With Great Loss" which has much details and also includes three dispatches, each signed in type: J.E.B. Stuart; "The Currency Act" "Additional From the North" "A Great Yankee Swindle" and more. The back page has over a column taken up with editorial comments on the war--always interesting reading from this newspaper. There is also report headed: "The Confederate Congress" as well as: "Virginia Legislature". There are also sma... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:40

$78.00
178333

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646326223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 17, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate States. The ftpg. has: "Late Northern News" and a report from Charleston, and: "The Blockading Ashore--Surrender of Officers & Men--No Tidings of the Fleet" and also much reporting from the "Virginia Legislature". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title. The bkpg. also has 2 1/2 columns of reporting on: "The Confederate Congress". Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:39

$73.00
178330

BATTLE OF BELMONT MO Missouri & Mathias Point VA Civil War MAPS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921050737

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 19, 1861 * Battle of Belmont MO Missouri * Mathias Point Virginia VA * 2 original Civil War Maps The front page features a Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE AT BELMONT" and page 4 also has a map headed: "Sketch of Mathias Point, Potomac River". Among the many column heads on the war are: "Official Accounts of the Battle of Belmont" "Our Plan of the Battle Field" "Rebel Account from One of Their Journals" "The Battle of Belmont" "Rebel Accounts" and so much more inside. Twelve pages, some foxing at folds, good condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:38

$45.00
177972

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA w/ BLEAK Outlook by Editor 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392622104594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 12, 1862 * Confederate editor gives a pessimistic outlook The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The Enemy Of James River", "From Northern Virginia", "Fredericksburg--The Recent Yankee Raid", "The Navigation of The Mississippi", "Latest News From The North", and many subheads, including: "The Advance of the Yankees in North Carolina--Speculations as to the Object of Their Attack", "From the Armies in the Southwest", and more. There are also many Acts of the Confederate Congress. The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title, beginning: "The interest of the moment is absorbed in the movements of McClellan and Lee. The Northern p... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:33

$84.00
177971

Rare BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG in a Confederate Atlanta GA 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392622104294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, July 10, 1863 * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Battle of the Gettysburg - Robert E. Lee vs. Meade If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:33

$466.00
177935

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896477314

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, very nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:10

$50.00
177933

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896475927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865 * Columbia SC South Carolina * General William T. Sherman 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 January 30, 2020 15:09

$33.00
176306

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392506732590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, March 7, 1862 * From the Confederate capital * Jefferson Davis proclamations From the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Battle-Field Around Fort Donelson" "Notes Of The War" "The Late Outrage on the Rio Grande" & more. Pg. 2 has a lengthy editorial: "The War--Past, Present, & Future". Also: "From Norfolk" "From The Valley" "By the President of the Confederate States of America - A Proclamation" signed in type: Jefferson Davis, concerning martial law in Richmond. Also another related "Proclamation" also signed: Jefferson Davis. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2020 14:07

$87.00
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