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186918

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419590629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Feb. 18, 1863 * From the origin of the Civil War Printed within the dateline is: "Confederate States of America", found on just a few newspapers from the Confederacy. The front page has: "From Mississippi" "Latest Northern News--Movements of Banks' Forces" & more. Page 2 has: "Official Orders" which is a rousing call to arms from Beauregard, including: "...Carolinians and Georgians! the hour is at hand to prove your devotion to your country's cause! Let all able-bodied men from the seaboard to the mountains rush to arms!...To arms, fellow citizens! Come to share with us our dangers, our brilliant success, or our glorious death." signed in type: G. T. Beauregard. Four pages, nev... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:13

$94.00
186858

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417683191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 10, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. includes: "From Fredericksburg" which begins: "The path to Heaven is not more straight & narrow than that of a correspondent from the seat of war...The indications of activity in the Yankee army still continue..." and much more. Also on the ftpg: "City Intelligence" "Additional From The North with subheads: "The Great Impending Battle at Vicksburg--The Strength of the two Armies--The Plan of Attack--The Chances of Success". Also: "Notes Of The War with subheads: "Discontent & Disaffection in the Federal Army in Louisiana--Movements of the Enemy About Vicksburg--The Defences of Savannah" and more. One of the subheads is: "General M... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$79.00
186856

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Cedar Mountain 1862 Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417679084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, August 22, 1862  * Battle of Cedar Mountain (Slaughter) * A General Stonewall Jackson victory * From the origin of the Civil War start This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline & at the top of pages 2, 3 & 4. The ftpg. includes: "From Hardeeville, S.C.--A Gallant Dash on St. Helena Island--Capture of 36 Prisoners--A Yankee Lieut. Colonel Killed" "From Chattanooga, Tenn. -- Barhamsville, Tenn., In Possession of the Confederates--Capture of the Federal General Logan" "From Grenada, Miss--Northern News" "The Forts at Port Royal" "Benefits of the Blockade" & a few other smaller items. The best content would be the bkpg. r... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$92.00
186688

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393067678573

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 19, 1862  * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting Page 2 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the: "...Engagement of the young Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, whose appearance has been hailed with the Greatest Enthusiasm by houses crowded in every part..." with a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely known to the world. Although there are ma... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2021 14:45

$58.00
186631

GEORGE B. McCLELLAN Battle of Malvern Hill Virginia 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373401704553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 7, 1862  * Gen. George B. McClellan * Post Seven Days Battles * Battle of Malvern Hill Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Another Victory on the Mississippi" "Capture of Vicksburg" "The City Greatly Damaged" "It is to Be Utterly Destroyed" "From General McClellan's Army" "His Address to His Troops" with the full text printed here; "the Great Fight of Tuesday" "24 Rebel Guns Captured" "Rebel Reports of the Battles" and more. Inside page war reports as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 22, 2021 07:28

$30.00
186629

BATTLE OF NASHVILLE Thomas vs. Hood SHERMAN Savannah GA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393065907021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES,  Dec. 16, 1864  * Battle of Nashville (1st report) * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea in Georgia * Approaching Savannah GA Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "Savannah Probably Fallen" "Kilpatrick Rumored Mortally Wounded", "NASHVILLE" "A GREAT BATTLE YESTERDAY" "GEN. THOMAS DEFEATS HOOD" "The Rebels Driven from Their Intrenchments" "The Battle Not Yet Over" "THE UNION MARTYRS" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 22, 2021 07:27

$62.00
186590

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373400649386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 9, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The front page has nice heads concerning the horrendous Andersonville prison camp from the Civil War: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Wirz Trial on Saturday" "Gen. Lee and Other Leading Rebels Not Allowed to Testify" "They are Co-conspirators with the Accused" "Expensive Witnesses for the Defense" "How the Government Pays the Piper". The text takes over 1 1/2 columns. Also on the ftpg: "North Carolina" "Assembling of the Constitutional Convention" "Passage of the Ordinance Abolishing Slavery" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, bit of fold foxing, nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2021 12:08

$38.00
186357

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia PRINTS 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048833503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, July 5, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original prints The front page features a set of three prints captioned: "SKETCHES AROUND THE FAIR OAKS BATTLE FIELD", which includes: "SLEEPING ON THE BATTLE FIELD", "SENDING REBEL PRISONERS NORTH FROM FAIR OAK" and "MARCHING THROUGH SWAMP", with descriptive text. Complete in four pages, slightly rough left spine, rubbing on the mid-fold (with minor loss), but otherwise good. The issue was once folded in quarters which and has some browning along the folds. See images for details.  Would be nice for display.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:14

$39.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865  * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2021 07:58

$825.00
186253

HAMPTON ROADS Peace CONFERENCE on River Queen to End Civil War ? 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393041553515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, New York, Feb. 6, 1865 * Hampton Roads Conference  The front page carries "The Peace Conference" "the Negotiations Not an Entire Failure" Opening of the Door to Reconciliation" "Submission to the Union and the Constitution the President's Terms to the Rebels" "Rumors Regarding a New Amnesty Proclamation, Etc, Etc, Etc".  Other articles include "The South" "Arming the Negroes" "Anticipated Attack on Mobile"; and more within. Eight pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends January 03, 2021 08:04

$28.00
186252

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393041552810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 7, 1865  * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Spirit of the Rebel Army" "The Faint Heartedness of the Rebel Congress Rebuked" "The Decapitation of Bragg Demanded" "SHERMAN" "Latest Rebel Reports of the Campaign in South Carolina" "Movement on Branchville" "Heavy Skirmishing Near Charleston & Branchville" and more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends January 03, 2021 08:03

$29.00
186199

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Civil War w/ "Free States" Humor ? 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393039030102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 16, 1865  * Making fun of Missouri and Maryland as "free states" * Rare Confederate publication from the rebel capital The front page begins with an interesting editorial which has near the beginning: "A body termed a 'State Convention' in Missouri did on last Wednesday...pass an ordinance of Emancipation, declaring all slaves free from that moment; and the Northern papers inform us that thereupon 'Free Maryland extends her congratulations on 'the occasion of Free Missouri'. It may be considered a rather poor joke that the two quondam states, now military governments, which are precisely the two that have most completely lost every vestige of republican government are ruled as sat... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2021 15:04

$114.00
186178

(6) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN American Civil War Era INVENTIONS Prints 1864 Magazines


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372629521

Offered are 6 original, historic, & collectible old magazines: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 6 different issues from 1863 & 1864, each contains within reports on military events from the Civil War, or reports of developments and improvements of military equipment. Each issue complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:30

$39.00
186171

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND Burnside Expedition Start MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817361

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 13, 1862  * Battle of Roanoke Island w/ map * Ambrose Burnside & Louis M. Goldsborough Taking close to half of the front page is a great map: "Brilliant Operations At Roanoke Island -- Scene of General Burnside and Commodore Goldsborough's Victories--Roanoke Island & Elizabeth City." The map and reports take all of the front page and conclude on the back page. Front page column heads include: "Important News" "The Capture of Roanoke Island Fully Confirmed by the Rebels" "Terrible Fighting" "Three Hundred Rebels Killed and One Thousand Wounded" "The Entire Rebel Fleet Destroyed" "Elizabeth City Taken" "The Place Burned by the Rebels" & more. The back page also has a map: "The Union Feeling ... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$59.00
186170

COLUMBUS KY Kentucky Confederates Evacuation w/ MAP Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 4, 1862  The front page features a detailed Civil War map: "THE REBEL GIBRALTAR EVACUATED". Column heads on the war include: "The Destruction of Columbus" "The Rebels Evacuate Their Principal Stronghold, the Gibraltar o the Mississippi" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$47.00
186168

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037816656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 12, 1862  * Frederick Douglass speech on civil war * Cooper Institute advertisement (day of) In the first column on the ftpg. is an interesting advertisement for "A Black Man on The War!! Frederick Douglass will lecture at Cooper Institute..." with the date & time noted. Various Civil War reports on pages 5, 6 and 8 including a back page Civil War map headed: "Roanoke Island and Its Defenses" with related heads as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some creases, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:26

$45.00
185918

1863 MURFREESBORO TN Tennessee Civil War MAP Nolensville TN & Van Buren Arkansas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393023325303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 1, 1863  * 1st Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Nolensville TN & Van Buren, Arkansas The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Situation In Kentucky And Tennessee". Also many nice column heads on the war including: "The Advance of Rosecran's Army" "The Preparations For A Great Battle" "Sharp Fight Near Nolinsville" "Gallant Charge By the 101st Ohio" "Demoralization of the Rebel Army" and much more. More war coverage inside. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends December 19, 2020 11:27

$48.00
185810

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015710585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 28, 1864  * From the origin of the Civil War * Siege of Petersburg begins A nice issue from the hotbed of the Confederacy. Much front page war reporting including: "From Gen. Johnston's Army" "Desperate Attack on Our Left" "Enemy Drives Back With Heavy Loss" "Capture of Prisoners" "Yankee General Kimball Killed" "The Operations Before Petersburg" "Yankee Newspaper Correspondents" "Latest Yankee News" "Lt. General Longstreet" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with ads and legal notices. Single sheet, folio size, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:11

$82.00
185696

FREDERICKSBURG VA Virginia Civil War MAP Battle of Lee's Mill 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373331242245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1862  * Fredericksburg Virginia map * Siege of Yorktown * Battle of Lee's Mill The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Movement Of Gen. McDowell Against Fredericksburgh." Plus there are various one column heads: "Old Point & Yorktown" "Another Unpleasant Storm  on the Peninsula" "The Capture of Apalachicola" "Action of the Government Relative to Mr. Cameron's Arrest" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:05

$49.00
185590

(6) ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction 1865 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320334053

Offered are original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, a lot of six issues, each with front page column heads on the Andersonville Prisoner trial, where barbarities of the cruelest nature were put upon Yankee prisoners of war. Dates are August 31, Sept. 8, 20; Oct. 4, 6 & 7, 1865. Each complete in 8 pages, some minor foxing, generally good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:03

$59.00
185481

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond w/ Battle of Fort Henry Tennessee Civil War 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000033262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1862  * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee * In a Confederate - rebel title Half of the front page is taken up with ads with the other half having various news items including: "Interesting From the North--Notes On The War" with various subheads. Also reports on: "American Affairs In Europe" "The Grand Army to Advance" "The Burnside Expedition--The Design of its Operations" "An Abolition Story--Negro Officers in the Southern Army" "The Cost of the War" and more. Over two columns on pg. 2 are taken up with the editorial, followed by: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "The Grand Union Army--The Yankees Blowing Their Trumpets" "The Sinews of the War--Trouble... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:09

$88.00
185335

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President & Fugitive CAPTURE 1865 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993654670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 20, 1865  * Capture of Jefferson Davis The front page has an article headed "The Military Situation" and beginning: "The pursuit & capture of Jeff. Davis, the surrender of Taylor, and the concentration of the National Armies around Washington, are...the three principal military events worthy of consideration...". Within is another article: "The Capture of Davis" begins: "The capture of the great Conspirator has followed very swiftly upon the fall of the Rebellion he was so prominent in inaugurating. Six short weeks before this wretched fugitive ruled with a rod of iron..." with more (see for portions) taking two-thirds of a page & detailing how he was caught in woman's clothes. Sixte... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:21

$67.00
185333

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nearing End 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300789239

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 23, 1864  * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end 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: "From Georgia" "Later from the North" has: "...reports that Beauregard was marching against the city with a large force from Corinth..."; "Congressional" and a short bit: "From Richmond" which notes: "It is reported there was a fight at Strawberry Plains today & three hundred negroes killed. No official news." There is a lengthy list of the: "North C... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:20

$168.00
185330

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Petersburg Siege 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300788868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 17, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..."  (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:19

$37.00
185281

LAWRENCE KS Kansas Civil War w/ Martial Law in New Orleans BUTLER 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373298300127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, May 22, 1862  * General Benjamin Butler * Martial law in New Orleans * Uncommon publication Pages 2 and 3 contain the full and very lengthy text of the: "Proclamation of General Butler " which was his proclamation to the people of New Orleans upon his taking the city, imposing martial law & detailing how the city would function. He mentions: "...The armies of the United States come here not to destroy, but to restore order out of chaos...all the requirements of martial low will be imposed so long as...it may be necessary...", signed in type: Major-General Butler. Other column heads include: "Late News From the South" "Panic at Richmond" "From Gen. McClellan's Army" "The Rebels Out o... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2020 10:09

$33.00
185170

Rare LAWRENCE KS Douglas County Kansas Civil War Era w/ MORMONS 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286613894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Jan. 1, 1863  * Rare Western title * Mormons - Mormonism The front page has: "Momonism & Double Love" which is a report of a man conflicted by being in love with two woman, who then encounters a Mormon emigrant who converts the 3 of them and thus resolves the problem. Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:07

$49.00
185115

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284470238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, August 31, 1861  * Very rare Confederate title Here is an uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports inside are: "Keep on Giving" "The Truth" which includes a bit: "...Mr. Lincoln has unwittingly been a benefactor to the South. He has taught us the inestimable blessings of self-reliance and independence. He has compelled us to look to ourselves..." with more (see); "A Word to Subscribers" "Suppressing the Tribune & News" "The Army McCulloch Has Beaten" and more. Four pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:38

$370.00
184676

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241346899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862  * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners  Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,000 Men to the Cumberland" and... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:57

$34.00
184593

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373230651681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 18, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The back page has an interesting editorial which begins: "Recent transactions warrant the declaration that the enemy have ceased to fight as well as they did in the 2nd and 3rd years of the war. They have been defeated in Florida with a force on our part of but one to three. They were routed in Mississippi..." and more. The editorial takes over a full column. Also on the back page: "Additional From The North" "The Finances of the North--Alarming Accumulation of Debt" "Address of the Governor of Louisiana to the People of New Orleans" "An Interview Between General Lee and General McClellan" "Lincoln's Jokes" and other items. Complete as a singl... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2020 08:58

$82.00
184531

ENGLISH CRICKET TEAM Surrey 11 & Battle of Bull Run Va. PRINTS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226064259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, August 31, 1861  * The Surrey eleven cricket team portrait * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas (in America) Inside has: "The Surrey Eleven" with a full page portrait of the cricket team. Another full-page print has: "The Civil War In America: Engagement Between The 71st New York And An Alabama Regiment At The Battle Of Bull Run". Other prints include: "Regatta at Halifax Harbor, Nova Scotia" "General View of Sydney, New South Wales" and more. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:55

$53.00
184528

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226061458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 19, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea to Savannah * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee Over half of the first column on page 1 is taken up with some great and larger-than-normal heads on Yankee successes in the South, including: "VICTORY ! " "Sherman at Savannah--Thomas in Tennessee" "Great News From Both Armies" "The First Official Dispatch from Gen. Sherman" "His Short Record of the Great Campaign" "SAVANNAH INVESTED" "Sherman's Army In Splendid Order" "THE TENNESSEE NEWS" "The Great Triumph of Gen. Thomas Near Nashville" "The Victory Over Hood" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:54

$72.00
184520

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952282305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has: "Important From the North--Call For 600,000 More Men--A Draft to Be Immediately made" "From Culpeper" "From The South Side" "Changing His Base" with the bulk of the front page taken up with a lengthy list of Acts of the Confederate Congress, many relating to the Civil War. The back page includes: "The War In The North--The Yankee Capital in Council on the War--Addresses of President Lincoln, General Shields...--Three Cheers For the Hanging of Mumford, etc." and other items relating to the war. There are several "General Or... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:25

$74.00
184358

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202815384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston * Ironclads warships clash Although the front page has Civil War reports, including a small print of the military position, pages 2 & 3 have more on the Civil War including a huge  Civil War map: "THE GREAT IRON-CLAD FIGHT - Scene Of Operations Off Charleston...". There are great column heads: "SUMTER" "Additional Details from the Herald Special Correspondents Off Charleston" "The Preparations for the Attack" "Commencing The Action" and much more. War reports on other inside pages as well. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$39.00
184357

Rare SIEGE Battle OF YORKTOWN Virginia Full Page Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937127178

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1862  * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Rare full page Civil War map The front page has a great full page map headed:  "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN, The Rebel Fortifications, Earthworks and Rifle Pits Around Yorktown and Across the Peninsula--The Work Before general McClellan and the Army of the Potomac". Also a page 3 map titled: "THE ADVANCE OF GENERAL McDOWELL, Fredericksburg, Falmouth and Vicinity...". Among the column headlines on the war are: "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "Camp Life and Its Many Incidents" "Rebel Preparations" "The Advance Upon Fredericksburg" "Destruction Of Property" and more. Twelve pages, very nice condition. A great display issue.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$135.00
184343

BATTLE OF SHILOH Memphis Tennessee TN Civil War Miss. Valley MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202805496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1862  * Memphis TN Tennessee * Battle of Shiloh (Pittsburg Landing) * Jews - Jewish - Judaica The front page features a nice, detailed map headed: "THE PRESENT SCENE OF OPERATIONS IN THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. Map showing the Line of the Mississippi from Cairo to Memphis & the Rebel Forts, Including Fort Pillow...". There are also nice column heads including: "The War In The Southwest" "Operations of Commodore Foote at Fort Pillow" "Good News From Gen. Banks" "The Enemy Driven Out of Mount Jackson" "Capture of Locomotives & Rolling Stock" "Rebels Reported to be in Force at Rude's Hill" "The Siege Of Yorktown" "A Wholesale Dread of Our Sharpshooters" and more.  Page four under "Shiloh" has: "... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:51

$63.00
183844

Original NEW YORK TRIBUNE April 15, 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913966105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 15, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads relating to the Civil War are: "From Norfolk--Confederate Movements--Appearances of an Approaching Struggle... "Gen. Keyes's Proclamation--A Panic--Rebel Operations at Suffolk..." "The Siege of Vicksburg" "Another Warning to England" "The Reports of French Successes in Mexico" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:07

$27.00
183805

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Jefferson Davis & Shiloh Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153544418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 11, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is completely filled with ads while much of pages 2 & 3 have war-related reports. Included is the always interesting editorial, which begins: "From every quarter comes the same news. The enemy are drawing their troops from the counties they have overrun...They are concentrating every regiment they can command on two points--Corinth and Richmond--and hope to decide the war by two stunning blows..." with much more. Other items include a letter signed in type by: G. T. Beauregard, "The Fort Donelson Prisoners in the North--List of Killed, Wounded & Sick" which takes 1 1/2 columns; "The Official Report of Flag Officer Buch... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:31

$112.00
183774

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation for Troops & Charleston County 1864 War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152439531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 6, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Proclamation for more troops As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has: "Proclamation by the President" for a draft of 500,000 men, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also on the ftpg: "The Military Situation" and "The New Call for Troops". Other items in this issue include: "The Affair at Legareville, S.C." "A Plan of Harbor Defence" "General Pope's Campaign in Virginia" "The Cleanliness of Troops" "Comparative Strength of the North and South" "the Future of Our Navy" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice co... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:06

$39.00
183627

GENERAL HENRY CLINTON Declaration for Peace ? Revolutionary War 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373144208591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, April 3, 1781 * General Henry Clinton * Peace with Americans ? * Revolutionary War Pages 1 and 2 contain an excellent response to the controversial "Declaration" of General Clinton in which he offers a proposal for peace to the Americans. A few bits include: "The first thing which is offered is a pardon to all the inhabitants of these States who have been so hardy as to oppose a degradation from the rank of freemen to that of slaves..." and further on: "...Suppose of the majority of the people should be so mad, so lost to a sense of their duty & interest, as to accede to these propositions..." and then ending with: "...some further evidence to evince the knavis... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:19

$450.00
183345

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Railway Act w/ Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817497

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Sept. 4, 1862 * Pacific Railway Acts * Transcontinental Railroad * President Abraham Lincoln * American Civil War era Most of the ftpg. and a bit of page 2 are taken up with the very historic; "Pacific Railroad Bill", actually the first of two (the 2nd in 1864) which would provide federal subsidies in land and loans for the construction of a transcontinental railroad across the United States. This first Pacific Railway Act (July 1, 1862) authorized the building of the railroad and granted rights of way to the Union Pacific to build westward from Omaha, Neb., and to the Central Pacific to build eastward from Sacramento, California. It has a great wealth of detail & is signed in... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:16

$68.00
183337

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Cumberland River Tennessee Victory 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887892785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 19, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson victory * Cumberland River - Tennessee Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Great Victory", "Additional Particulars of the Capture of Fort Donelson", "Graphic Description of the Sanguinary Fight", and more. Complete in eight pages. foxing more so near the margins, bit of staining near the middle

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:11

$28.00
183185

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392879968117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 30, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * J.E.B. Stuart's raid on Chambersburg 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: "Interesting from New Orleans" "The Recognition of the Confederate States by Europe" "General Review" and more. The best item is on page 3 headed: "Stuart's Official Report of his Expedition into Pennsylvania" which takes nearly 1 1/2 columns and is signed by him in type: J.E.B. Stuart. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even to... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 15:29

$136.00
183102

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Orange County Virginia LEE vs. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392875440238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 2, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run * Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "Success of the Advance Movement" "Crossing the Rapidan" "Sharp Engagement at Locust Grove" "He is Driven Back & Routed" "The Ground Literally Covered with them" "General Meade Prepares for a Grand Assault" "Flank Movement by General Warren" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 16, 2020 14:23

$28.00
183052

URIAH P. LEVY 1st Jewish U.S. Navy Commodore DEATH Jews 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116587597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 24, 1862 * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 5 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging. The ftpg. features a large & detailed map: "THE BOMBARDMENT OF ISLAND NO. 10. The Famous Island No. 10--Its Batteries and the Surrounding Rebel Fortifications and Gunboats--The Union Gunboats, Mortar Boats and Transports". Column heads include: "Important From Winchester, Va." "Battle Between Gen. Shields' Division and th... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:06

$147.00
183007

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ First Battle of Lexington MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392873848504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 23, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Lexington - Missouri 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, tiny piece torn away at bottom left blank corner, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 07:19

$28.00
182981

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Fort Donelson Capture CIVIL WAR 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373114178309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 27, 1862 * Fall of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page is entirely taken up with advertisements and notices. The inside pages are rich in war-related reports including: "The Fall of Fort Donelson" "The Tennessee Panic" "The Northern Congress" "Re-Organization of the Cabinet" "Substitutes in the Army" "The New Army--The Pike" "The Confederate Congress" "The War Upon Whiskey" "Legislature of Virginia" "Telegraphic News" and more. Also a very nice & patriotic editorial, a few bits including: "...that the war must endure for years... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2020 14:43

$90.00
182979

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1862 Columbia S.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392871881717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inaugural address * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it has the word “Southern”. Certainly the most notable content begins page 2 being: "President Jefferson Davis's Inaugural address, delivered in Richmond, February 22, 1862" which takes over a full column. The front page includes: "The Hampton Legion" "Sketch of Clarkesville" "The Defences of Augusta" "Burning Our Towns". The bkpg. includes: "The Rebel Territory" "Confederate States Senators" "The Women of the South" "The Crisis" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, minor mend at a margin, nice c... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2020 14:41

$335.00
182922

CSS MANASSAS 1st Ironclad Ship of Confederacy w/ Print 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109886515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 7, 1862 * CSS Manassas ironclad ship War reports are found on pages 4 & 5 with column heads including: "The War For The Union" 'The Abolition of Slavery in the District" "The Confiscation Bill" "The Rebel Blockade Run" "The Latest About the Merrimac" "Rebel Force on the Peninsula" "The Advance Upon Yorktown" and much more. Page 6 has a print of: "Hollins's Gunboat the 'Manassas' or 'Turtle' " with very descriptive text. This was the first ironclad built for the Confederacy. More war reporting on the back page as well. Eight pages, some printing creases on the back page, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:11

$37.00
182893

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky & Roanoke Island NC 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109785818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * Roanoke Island, North Carolina The back page has a map headed: "Plan Of The Battle of Mill Spring (Logan's Cross-Roads), Near Somerset, Ky., January 9, 1862". The bkpg. also has column heads: "The Battle of Mill Spring" "Additional Incidents of the Battle" "The Flight of the Rebels" "More Prisoners, Artillery & Horses Taken" "Official Reports of Officers Engaged" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:48

$30.00
182771

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 14, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSSVirginia) * Civil War ironclads clash A significant issue reporting one of the most famous naval battles of the 19th century: the Monitor vs. the Merrimac. It ushered in "modern" naval engineering with the use of iron-clad vessels. One column heads on the back page include: "THE GREAT NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report Of The Affair" "The Maiden Cruise Of The Monitor" "Rebel Accounts of their Losses and Damages" with the text taking 3 1/2 columns with considerable detail. Included is an official report received by the Navy Department about the Rebel attacks at Newport News, mentioning in part: "...I arrived o... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:32

$159.00
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