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190472

CONFEDERATE P.G.T. Beauregard Extolled for BULL RUN 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373592277759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 7, 1861  * P.G.T. Beauregard praised * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. While the ftpg. is taken up with ads, inside has some very good war content including a lengthy item: "Notes, Facts and Queries for the People". This includes an interesting bit: "...Yes, in the eyes of God & man, morally, constitutionally, Abraham Lincoln is a perjurer and murderer. This is no figurative exaggeration. It is not the coloring of prejudice, but the sober judgment of truth, founded upon facts & principles which admit of no controversy..." and more. Also: "Lincoln's War Measures" "G... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:07

$127.00
190471

Great CAPTURING OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana American Civil War MAP1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346557349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans in progress Most of the front page is taken up with a huge & terrific Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT FROM NEW ORLEANS. Terrific Bombardment of Fort Jackson on the Mississippi---The Rebel Defenses at New Orleans". Related reports are on page 3. Page 4 has another map: "The Engagement At Needham's Cut Off" with related text. Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:06

$76.00
190373

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585852676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 10, 1865  * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia The first column heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Evidence of the Infernal Spirit of Gen. Winder" "Official Document by a Rebel Inspector-General" "He Says Winder Openly Proposed to Starve Men to Death" "That Was Cheaper than to Build a Larger Stockade" "The Prison Denounced as Horrible Beyond Description" with more. This content takes over 2 columns of the ftpg.  Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine margin, good condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:16

$39.00
190327

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Marches Toward the Sea SAVANNAH GA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585403322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 12, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * Marching towards Savannah, Georgia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S CAMPAIGN" "Continued Boasting of the Rebel Organs" "Assertions that He can Never Reach Savannah & that He has Reached It" "The War In Tennessee" "Army of the Potomac" "Views of a Rebel Governor" "The Policy of Arming Negroes Endorsed" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 07:25

$31.00
190212

GOLDSBORO NC North Carolina Captured Civil War Nearing the End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373579890227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1865. * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war * Goldsboro NC North Carolina * General William T. Sherman Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Reported Junction Between Sherman and Schofield" "Goldsboro Occupied Without Fighting" "Army of the Potomac"and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2021 09:53

$32.00
190117

1863 Civil War Newspaper PHILADELPHIA TN Tennessee & Gen. Robert E. Lee Failure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576577543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 27, 1863  * Confederate attack & victory * at Philadelphia, Tennessee * General Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Later From The South" "Richmond Views of Recent Military Operations" "More About Lee's Last Failure' "The Scared Confederates in East Tennessee" "Jeff. Davis Rebuked for Lauding Bragg" "Another Rebel Victory" plus a dispatch signed in type: Braxton Bragg. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 11, 2021 15:01

$28.00
189676

Battles of Santa Rosa Island & Chicamacomico Races Civil War MAPS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373551629613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 13, 1861  * Battle of Santa Rosa Island * Battle of Chicamacomico Races The front page has two maps titled: "THE AFFAIR AT CHICAMACOMICO" and "THE FIGHT AT SANTA ROSA ISLAND" which is in Florida near Pensacola Bay. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Advance of the Rebels on the Potomac" "Battle Between the Rebels and Col. Wilson's Regiment Near Fort Pickens" "Additional Details of the Battle at Chicamacomico and more. Eight pages, a bit of toning, good condition.

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Ends May 22, 2021 11:02

$52.00
189666

CONFEDERATE Richmond w/ Battle of Kernstown Virginia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393258594558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 3, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy * First Battle of Kernstown - Virginia A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "Notes Of The War" with many subheads including: "The Lincolnites In East Tennessee" "A Capture & a Release" "A Gallant Exploit" "The Bombardment of Island No. 10" "The Battle In Arkansas" and even more. Page 2 has lengthy articles on: "The Battle of Kernstown" and "The Battle In Arkansas" plus reporting from the: "Confederate Congress" & other war-related reports. War content on pgs. 3 & 4 as well. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2021 10:58

$78.00
189556

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547413714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Sept. 7, 1863  * From the origin of the American Civil War This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. Front page reports include: "From Richmond" "From Tennessee--Affairs In Gen. Bragg's Department" "From the West & Southwest" "Bombardment of Batteries Gregg and Wagner" "From Lee's Army" "The Sumter" and more. A few war-related items on the back page. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, various foxing and a few ink stains, some wear at the margins with a bit of an upper corner missing, minor wear at folds.

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:54

$69.00
189555

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547412344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 24, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page has: "The War News" beginning: "There is nothing new from Petersburg...The enemy are still upon the Weldon railroad...The battle of last Sunday was not half the battle we at one time thought it...". Also: "The Situation at Mobile" with subheads: "A Naval Skirmish" and "Fort Morgan". Also: "From Georgia" which begins: "There was heavy artillery firing on the centre last night..." and much more. There is also: "From Petersburg" and a: "List of Casualties" from the fight near Petersburg. The back page has the always interesting and vitriolic editorial, taking two columns, with one bit noting: "...Every good man was gratified lately on read... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:53

$87.00
189125

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Battle of Shiloh Pittsburg Landing 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226825520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 1, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * American Civil War Front page one column headlines include: "Our Fleet Before The City" "The Troops Not Yet Landed" "All The Rebel Gunboats Burnt" "A Famine At Norfolk" "Death Of Mr. Lincoln's Brother-In-Law" "The War For the Union" "Highly Important From Pittsburg" "A Severe Skirmish with the Rebels" "The Union Forces Victorious" which is concerning the battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. The back page has: "The Battle Of Pittsburg Landing" "Reports of Division Commanders in Gen. Grant's Army" with nice detail on this historic battle taking half of the page. Eight pages, uncut, a little central fold wear,... See More  

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:41

$47.00
188949

Steamer CHESAPEAKE AFFAIR Cape Cod Capture American Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373511976463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 18, 1863  * Chesapeake Affair Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Capture of The Chesapeake" ":The Vessel Taken In Sambro Harbor, Near Halifax, Yesterday" "Escape of Most of the Crew" "News From Washington" "Supplies to Richmond Prisoners". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 24, 2021 10:56

$27.00
188948

TENNESSEE Battle of Missionary Ridge & Lookout Mountain 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373511975958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 28, 1863  * Battles of Missionary Ridge & Lookout Mountain Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "VIRGINIA" "A Battle & a Victory South of the Rapidan" "Gen. Meade Reported Successful at All Points: "CHATTANOOGA" "The Enemy Totally Routed & Flying in Panic" "Bragg Attempts a Stand at Chickamauga & is Beaten Back" "Longstreet Cut Off from a Junction With Bragg" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin due to disbinding, good condition.

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Ends April 24, 2021 10:55

$32.00
188945

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus Georgia w/ Battle of Antietam 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393218184181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 8, 1862  * Very rare Confederate publication * Battle of Antietam - Sharpsburg Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "To the Citizens of Columbus" "From Knoxville--News from Gen. Smith's Army--Kentucky Fully Aroused" "Progress & Events of the War" "An Appeal for the Soldier" "From the Army" "The Army of Northern Virginia" "The Counterfeit 100s" "Independent Rifles" and more. The key report is on page 3 taking nearly a full column: "Battle of Sharpsburg--13th Georgia Regiment--Col. Douglass--Interesting Incidents". This is also kno... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2021 10:54

$135.00
188880

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373510201846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, Jan. 1, 1865  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting 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, Mis... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2021 07:17

$147.00
188820

MARCH TO THE SEA General William T. Sherman Savannah GA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373503955206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 13, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - Savannah GA * Murfreesboro TN Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S MARCH" "His Approach To Savannah" "He Was only 25 Miles from that City on Dec. 7" "News of an Attack Hourly Expected" "The War In Tennessee" "Rebel Attacks On Murfreesboro" "Repeated Repulse & Route of the Enemy" "List of Rebel General Killed in the Late Engagements" "Gen. Foster's Operations" "Capture of Pocotaligo Bridge" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2021 14:50

$42.00
188680

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Ulysses S. Grant Vs. Robert E. Lee MAP 1864 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393186394592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 9, 1864  * Battle of the Wilderness * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed map headed: "THE JAMES RIVER MOVEMENT. Scene of Operations by Gen. Butler's Force--Petersburg, Richmond, and the Railroads". Plus over half of the first column is taken up with Civil War heads, beginning: "Struggle For Richmond" "Gen. Grant Driving Lee Back" "Rebel Dash Foiled At Last" and much more. War reports inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a crease across the center, scattered foxing.

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Ends April 12, 2021 14:39

$47.00
188676

FREDERICKSBURG Virginia Civil War MAP & John S. Mosby's Raiders 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373494927977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 2, 1863  * Fredericksburg, Virginia area map * John S. Mosby's Rangers - Raiders The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "THE CROSSING OF THE RAPPAHANNOCK". Plus there are many column heads on the Civil War including: "Success Everywhere" "The Enemy Confounded" "400 Prisoners Taken" "A Great Battle Imminent" "Moseby's Guerrillas Pursued & Captured" "The Rebel Blockade run Again" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, evenly toned, wear at the margins, some perforation at the central fold.

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Ends April 12, 2021 14:38

$38.00
188448

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393172247733

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, never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing at the fold, good condition.

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Ends April 04, 2021 09:38

$55.00
188354

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165066931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 28, 1862  * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "And Last Night but One of the appearance of J. WILKES BOOTH, Who will impersonate his great character of MACBETH..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would b... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:48

$67.00
188346

CONFEDERATE PGT Beauregard BULL RUN'S Official Report 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165063905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, February 4, 1862  * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with: "The War--Its Movements! Official Report of Gen. Beauregard Of The Battle of Manassas" which has tremendous detail. At the end it notes: "To be concluded to-morrow." Page 22 has an editorial item headed "Gen. George B. Crittenden" which is supportive of him when others were critical concerning his involvement in a recent battle. Also inside: "From Norfolk" 'From Suffolk", "The Military Bill"; a brief dispatch to General McCook signed: John H. Morgan; "The Gas Question", "Contributions For So... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$177.00
188273

MARCH TO THE SEA Gen. William T. Sherman & Franklin TN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154358057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - nears Savannah GA * Franklin, Tennessee & Millen, Georiga Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GEORGIA CAMPAIGN" "Reports From Savannah to Dec. 2" "Sherman's Cavalry Within Six Miles of the City" "Citizens of all Classes in the Trenches" "Rebel Reports of Sherman's Position" "Boastful Predictions of His Defeat" "The War In Tennessee" "The Battle of Franklin" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:18

$33.00
188237

CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battles of Secessionville & Port Republic 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473608181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, June 21, 1862  * Battle of Secessionville * Battle of Port Republic Among the reports are: "Exploits of the Mackerel Brigade - Triumph of Naval Architecture" "The Battle Near  Charleston" "The Lines" "The Battle Near Port Republic" "The Steamers Virginia & Mississippi..." "Army of Richmond" and much more. Four pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:04

$86.00
188235

CONFEDERATES Falling Apart END NEARS William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473607706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 15, 1865  * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war The ftpg. features a huge & extremely detailed Civil War map headed: "THE MILITARY SITUATION. Scene of Present Operations of the Union Generals Grant, Sherman, Sheridan, and Schofield & the Rebels Generals Lee, Johnston, Early and Bragg." The map shows from Lynchburg to Wilmington, N. Carolina; to Columbia, Georgia; to Petersburg, Va. Among the ftpg. heads are: "SHERMAN" "His Forces at Laurel Hill, N.C." "All Well & Doing Finely" "Details of the Occupation of Winnsboro, South Carolina" "Probable Occupation of Fayetteville" "SHERIDAN" "Interesting Rebels Accounts of Sheridan's Success" & more. War reports on the inside as well. Ei... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:03

$58.00
188231

SOUTHERN REBELLION Crumbles & WT Sherman Rules Savannah 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473606723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 13, 1865  * Confederates falling apart * Rebels turning against the rebellion * Deserters become more visible Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "The Crusade Against Jeff. Davis" "His Military Qualifications Ridiculed" "SHERMAN" "Sherman's Rule in Savannah" "GRANT" and much more. Eight pages, binding slits at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:02

$32.00
188223

LINCOLN re. EMANCIPATION 2nd Battle of Rappahannock Station 1863 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153209928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 12, 1863  * Second Battle of Rappahannock Station * George G. Meade vs. Robert E. Lee * Abraham Lincoln letter re. emancipation The top of the ftpg. has column heads on the Union victory at the Battle of the Rappahannock: "From Gen. Meade's Army" "Official Report of the Passage of the Rappahannock" "Presentation of Battle Flags to General Meade" which includes: "A Congratulatory Order" signed in type: Major-Gen. Meade. Page 2 has a letter from Lincoln concerning the Emancipation Proclamation, signed in type:  A. Lincoln. Also: "The Pay of Colored Troops". Four pages, large folio size, good condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:56

$37.00
188201

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination w/ 1st Plot (1861) to Assassinate 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153191339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, April 29, 1865  * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Pages 6 and 7 have some good content concerning the Lincoln assassination, with over a full column headed: "The First Plot To Assassinate President Lincoln". It details an attempt in 1861. Also an article on: "Presidential Succession" followed by: "Booth's Idea of Immortal Fame". Page 7 has: "Additional Testimony in Regard to the Assassination" with much interesting content taking over a full column. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, archival strengthening at the blank spine, minor fold rubbing & foxing

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:33

$49.00
188161

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393147449303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 20, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy  A very nice newspaper not only from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederates States. Among the front page items are: "The Campaign In Mississippi", "A Rough Diamond", "From Hooker's Army", "Latest From the North" and nearly 3 columns on: "Act & Resolutions of the Congress of the Confederates States...An Act to Lay Taxes for the Common Defense & carry on the Government of the Confederates States", plus other smaller items. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one beginning; "What is the meaning of this cuckoo cry of the North that they are waging war to save the 'life of the nation'? Is there no life... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:17

$86.00
188107

ABRHAM LINCOLN Virginia Legislature Proclamation 1863 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138986315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 25, 1863  * President Abraham Lincoln proclamation Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From The South" "Mr. Lincoln's Proclamation in The Virginia Legislature" "What is Thought of It In Richmond" "General Averill's Operations in Western Virginia "Army of the Potomac" "A Retrograde Movement Not Improbable" "Chances Which May Provoke Battle" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:54

$28.00
188106

EVE of the GETTYSBURG ADDRESS Governor Curtin Procl. 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373465688852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 18, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "NEWS FROM CHATTANOOGA" "Junction of Gen. Sherman's Corps with the Army Under General Grant!" "The Rebel Battery at Work on Lookout Mountain" "Bragg Receiving Reinforcements" "Army of the Potomac Again Advancing" "A Battle Expected Within Four Day" & more. Also on the ftpg. is: "The National Cemetery at Gettysburg--Proclamation by Governor Curtin", which would be dedicated the following day & where Lincoln would give his historic speech. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:54

$29.00
188105

BATTLE OF WAUHATCHIE Tennessee & Tuscumbia Alabama 1863 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138985951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 5, 1863  * Battle of Wauhatchie, Tennessee * Tuscumbia, Alabama Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "General Grant's Department" "The Fight Near Wauhatchie" "Particulars of Gen. Hooker's Operations" "Probable Severe Fight Near Tuscumbia" "Gen. Sherman's Forces in Possession" "Rout of Hawkin's Gueerrillas" & more, with war news inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:53

$28.00
188091

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138973168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 17, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "Attack On Port Hudson--The Enemy Repulsed" "Missouri From An Eye-Witness--The Military Thraldom Over the State--Outrages & Tyranny of the Enemy--Horrible Treatment of Our Prisoners--A Dark Picture of Wrongs & Long Suffering". Also: "Attack On Port Hudson--The Enemy Open on Port Hudson--Desperate engagement--The Yankee Fleet Badly Disabled & Driven Off" and several smaller items as well as advertisements. (printing crease near the top affects the text & distracts but does not cause any loss of words or readability) The back page has a great editorial which includes in part: "...The South has the best of omens to enc... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:40

$72.00
188067

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135675194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 22, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Among the front page items are: "First Engagement In Kentucky" which includes: "An engagement took place on the 19th in Easter Kentucky between 800 Confederates and 1800 Federals, in which the Federals were completely routed." with a bit more. Also: "Norther Reports from Western Virginia" "Later From Richmond" "Gen. Buckner's Address to the People of Kentucky" & "Gen. Floyd's Engagement with Rosencranz". More war items on pages 2 & 3 along with many ads, and the bkpg. is filled with ads included one headed: "Sale of Negroes" with details. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral F... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 16:22

$105.00
188059

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463125893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Dec. 24, 1864  (year noted on bkpg.) * 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 has "Maj. Gen. John H. Gordon" "How Hood Was Received" and other items. Also wealth of ads including at least two concerning slaves. The back has has a wealth of news including: "The Battle of Franklin - An Authentic Description" which is lengthy. Also: "The War News" "Legislature of South Carolina "Why Gen. Buell Resigned which includes a lengthy letter signed by him: D. C. Buell. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins. A very small library stamp above... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:40

$110.00
187930

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130541641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Nov. 23, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that the title includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads. The back page includes: "The Bonham Guards" "The Georgia Militia Called Out" "War Resolution" which is from the Confederate Congress; "War News - From the Central Road" "From East Tennessee" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, a piece from near the top margin does not affect any text, a few discrete tape mends, nice condition.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:51

$115.00
187854

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era Jefferson Davis False Death Rpt. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373455329443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Sept. 4, 1861   * Uncommon Civil War publication * False report on Jefferson Davis' death The front page has: "The War News" "Reported Death of Jeff. Davis" with the report noting: "A dispatch has been received to-day from Richmond via Louisville, announcing THE DEATH OF JEFF. DAVIS. This accounts for the display of flags at half-mast from the rebel ramparts to-day, Monday." Other war-related reports. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends March 10, 2021 07:29

$29.00
187703

FREDERICK DOUGLASS Civil War Cooper Insitute "Black Man" Speech AD1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393120642446

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 11, 1862 * Frederick Douglass speech on civil war * Cooper Institute advertisement (eve of event) The bottom of the first column on page 2 has a interesting advertisement for "A Black Man on The War!! Frederick Douglass Lecture at Cooper Institute..." with the date & time noted (see image). Various Civil War reports on pages 5 & 6. Eight pages in nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:20

$52.00
187698

CAPITAL OF CONFEDERACY w/ Black Man Equality 1864 Richmond Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373449143487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 23, 1864  * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page has: "The War News--Another Victory In Florida" "City Intelligence" "Another Escapade of Yankee Prisoners" "The Re-Enlistment in the Army--The 'Bitter End' and the 'Last Round' " and other items, including many ads. The back page has a lengthy editorial, this one focused on the currency problem and the speculation in Confederate bonds. Also on the back page: "Additional From The North--Negro Equality--Black Man Good As A White Man" "Corruption of Lincoln's Administration" "Slavery in the Yankee Congress--The North Shows Her Hand" "Telegraphic" news from Charleston, Sherman's Corps and the Rapidan," and more. Complete as ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:13

$77.00
187645

Rare CIVIL WAR ERA Manchester NH w/ Great Masthead Engraving 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373448010707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW HAMPSHIRE JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURE, Manchester, June 25, 1862  * Great masthead engraving  The title reflects the theme of this issue, being primarily a farming-related newspaper with agricultural concerns taking much of the front page and some inside space as well. However Civil War reporting is found on page two with a review of the week's battle events and military concerns. Of added significance is the large and very decorative masthead engraving (see photos) which includes a central pasture scene bordered by two women, one with a patriotic theme holding an American flag, and the other with an agricultural theme holding a sheaf of wheat. Complete in 4 pages, minor fold wear, very nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2021 15:08

$28.00
187641

BATTLE OF NASHVILLE TN & William T. Sherman MARCH TO THE SEA 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393119583576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 17, 1864  * Battle of Nashville TN * General George H. Thomas * William T. Sherman * March to the sea Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SAVANNAH" "Very Important Success" "Capture of Fort McAllister" "Sherman Carries it by Storm..." "Savannah Sure To Fall" and: "NASHVILLE" "Thomas's Great Victory" "Our Army Everywhere Successful" "Hood Endeavoring To Retreat" "The Prison Pens In The South" ad so much more. A wealth of fine war content. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2021 15:07

$42.00
187545

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373443796014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 17, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only is this a newspaper from the Confederacy, it is from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page includes: "From The Army Of Northern Virginia" "From Western Virginia" "Latest From the North" "Telegraphic News--From Kentucky--From Tennessee--From Florida" "Effects of the War in Europe--Great Suffering & Destitution for the Want of Cotton" and much from the: "Virginia Legislature" as well as several smaller items. The ftpg. also has: "Executor's Sale of Land and Negroes". The back page has the always-interesting editorial, this one focusing on the railway system through the South, including: "...The chief highway ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:18

$78.00
187543

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393113889049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, September 5, 1861  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital and consequently has much page 4 reporting of Acts from the Confederate Congress. The front page has 1 1/2 columns on: "The Election For President And Vice President - List of Commissioners" chosen for: "...superintending the election of Electors of President and Vice President of the Confederate States...". The ftpg. also has "What Texas Has Done the Past Year" and "The Atlantic Sea-Coast" the latter beginning: "Since the capture of Fort Hatteras by an immense Federal fleet, the subject of our coast defenses is beginning ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:17

$79.00
187542

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373443795562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Feb. 24, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "The Northern Press & the Mediation Question" "The Radicals on the War" which has several subheads including: "Re-Union--The South Independent--the Army Conservative--The Proclamation A Failure" and more. Also on the front page: "Horrible death of Confederate Prisoners" "The Yankee Settlements on the South Carolina Coast--Yankee Cabins Looming Up--Appearance of Hilton Head & Beaufort--Drilling of the Negro Regiments" "Additional From the North" "From Cairo--Arrival of Confederate Prisoners" and much more. The back page has the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "It is difficult to decide whet... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:17

$69.00
187539

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES Virginia General George B. McClellan Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393113888263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 5, 1862  * Seven Days' Battles * George. B. McClellan Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From General McClellan's Army" "Rebel Account of Monday's Fighting" "A Most Terrible Conflict" "The Rebel Loss Immense" "They are Finally Obliged to Retire" "Cheering Along the Whole Yankee Line" "The Rebels Acknowledge a Loss of 3,000 in One Division on Friday" "The Enemy Again Badly Beaten" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:15

$30.00
187537

CHRISTMAS in Civil War Army Camp WINSLOW HOMER Print & More 1862 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373443794184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 4, 1862  * Winslow Homer Christmas print The full front page is a notable Winslow Homer print: "Christmas Boxes in Camp, 1861". Among the prints inside are a full page with 4 scenes of a: "General view of Ship Island, showing the Landing of General Phelps's Brigade"; a full page: "Bird's-eye View of the Coast from Savannah, Ga. to Beaufort, S.C."; nice doublepage centerfold is a large: "General Bird's-Eye View of Washington & Vicinity". Other prints include: "Green River Bridge, Kentucky" and two prints on: "Gen. Burnside's Expedition".  This issue also contains  "Charles Dickens' New Christmas Stories" taking nearly 5 pages. The back page has two cartoons, one a villainy rendition... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:15

$84.00
187170

CONFEDERATE 1864 William T. Sherman SAVANNAH GA Georgia Fall Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373432156836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Dec. 23, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea coming to an end * Savannah GA Georgia Falling A newspaper not only from the Confederate state, but from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The War News" "New Year's Dinner to General Lee's Army" "A Present For General Lee" "From Wilmington" and other smaller items in addition to a wealth of advertisements. The back page has a notable report concerning Sherman's eminent capture of Savannah, with: "From Sherman's Army--The Situation At Savannah--Its Capitulation Expected" with the report giving the hopeless situation of this Georgia city. Also on the back page: "From Grant's Army" "Miscellaneous" and a le... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2021 07:25

$88.00
187129

SURRENDER OF ROBERT E. LEE Appomattox Court House Sign 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373428468615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SEMI-WEEKLY TIMES, New York, April 11, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee's surrender * Appomattox Court House signing Page 2 begins with: "The Crowning Victory" "Victory--Peace" with the leading dispatch reading: "This department has received the official report of the SURRENDER, THIS DAY, OF GEN. LEE AND HIS ARMY TO LIEUT. GENERAL GRANT, on the terms proposed by Grant. Details will be presented as speedily as possible." This is followed by Grant's official dispatch reading: "GEN LEE SURRENDERED THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA THIS AFTERNOON, Upon the terms proposed by myself. The accompanying additional correspondence will show the conditions fully." signed in type: U.S. Grant. What follows are the many dispatches be... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:25

$340.00
187128

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR America Newspaper w/ Gen. Greene in the Southern Colonies


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373428468022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, March 13, 1781    * Rare Revolutionary War title * General Nathanael Greene * Events in the South Most of the front page is taken up with reports concerning the: "Account of the Examination& Commitment of John Trumbull, for High Treason", some of the "rebel governor" of Connecticut who was accused of being a spy and who spent 7 months in a London prison. Page 2 has a great wealth of content on the Revolutionary War with: "Intelligence From the Southward" with much on the work of General Greene around the events of the Battle of Cowpens and the defeat of Col. Tarleton. Included also is a fine letter signed by: Henry Lee, beginning: "I have the honor to advise y... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:25

$440.00
187007

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393093428155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Nov. 26, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that the title includes the word “Southern”. The front page has reports including: "Death of Capt. McNeil" "Remedies For Sherman" and more. Many ads including "Solomon Cohen, Dealer In Slaves" and a notice for: "Slave Labor". The back has a wealth of news including: "Career of Gen. E. S. Paine--Horrors of Subjugation" "Army Correspondence Savannah Republican - Press Details" "Signs of the Times" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2021 08:45

$115.00
186922

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085320957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 29, 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 has reports headed: "Legislative Proceedings" "Congressional" and smaller items: "The London Times on the Seizure of the Florida" "From Richmond" plus a full list of the "North Carolina Legislature--Session 1864". The back page has much on the war, with over 3 columns on: "From Georgia--Sherman's Movements--Preparation... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:14

$215.00
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