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173300

BATTLE OF THOROUGHFARE GAP & Second Bull Run Manassas 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307985994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1862 * Battle of Thoroughfare Gap * Second Battle of Bull Run The first column heads give report on the prelude to the Second Battle of Bull Run: "The War In Virginia" "The Advance of the Rebels Towards Manassas" "Longstreet Driven Back by McDowell" "The Rebels Routed by Hooker at Kettle Run" "Flight of Jackson From Manassas" "with more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:40

$35.00
173188

CHARLESTON BAY Fort Sumter & More Prelude to Civil War MAP 1860 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676945425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 28, 1860 * Charleston Bay, South Carolina * Pre Civil War map - Fort Sumter & more A very nice issue from a few months before the outbreak of the Civil War, and just after South Carolina became the first state to secede from the Union. The front page has much on the situation in South Carolina including a very nice map headed: "PLAN & VIEW OF THE FORTS & HARBOR OF CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA. Plan of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing the First, City and Suburbs." And there is a smaller graphic beneath the map headed: "View from the Sea of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing Forts Sumpter and Moultrie." There are also many first column war-related heads including: "Exciting News from the Republic... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:30

$65.00
173154

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Yankees Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper HISTORIC !!


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War A great issue on the Battle of Gettysburg with most of the front page taken up with related reports, some quite detailed. Among the column heads are: "BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG" "Victorious News" "LEE DEFEATED" "Gen. Hill And Gen. Longstreet Wounded and Prisoners" "Lee's Pontoon Bridges Destroyed" "THE THREE DAYS' BATTLES" "Unofficial Details" "The Enemy Defeated, and His Dead and Wounded Left on the Field". The text is lengthy & very detailed, carrying over to page 4. Page 2 has some additional reporting with a column headed: "The Battle of Friday", and page 3 has a nice editorial headed:... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:29

$675.00
173120

JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON Joe Confederate Civil War General SURRENDER 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301263721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 29, 1865 * Joseph E. Johnston surrenders * One of the last Confederate holdouts * Civil War closing events First column heads announce: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Surrender Of Gen. Johnston" "The Same Terms Accorded as Were Granted to Lee" "All the Rebel Forces from Raleigh to the Chattahoochie Included: " This was the second largest surrender of Confederate soldiers in the Civil War. Most of the ftpg. relates to this event and other closing events of the Civil War. Many column subheads are included. Inside has: "The D\ay of Humiliation - Proclamation By the President" "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "THE ASSASSINATION" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$78.00
173118

Battle of BRISTOE STATION Virginia Civil War MAP Warren vs. Hill 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301261551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 17, 1863 * Battle of Bristoe Station VA Virginia * Ambrose Powell Hill vs. Gouverneur Warren * Virginia MAP The front page features a quite large Civil War map headed: "THE LATE MOVEMENTS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" with various one column ftpg. heads including: "Skirmishing All Along the Lines" "The Rebels Twice Repulsed" "The Rebel Batteries on Look Out Mountain Withdrawn" "Our Guns Shell Out Bragg's Headquarters" "The Enemy Fighting Among Themselves" "Jeff. Davis to Command Bragg's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:18

$58.00
172959

JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297365744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, May 20, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Page 4 has a column head: "Capture Of Jeff Davis" which begins: "The following details of the capture of Jefferson Davis, while attempting to escape in his wife's clothes, have just been received from Major General Wilson..." and what follows are the details in 3 reports, taking most of the column. This article is followed by: "North Carolina Slaves". Four pages, some older tape mends inside, re-glued at the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:52

$43.00
172907

1st Battle of Winchester VIRGINIA MAP New Bern NC More 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1862 * First Battle of Winchester VA Virginia The front page features a large and very detailed map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN EASTERN VIRGINIA." Among the front page column heads are: "The Gallant Action of Col. Crook" "Details of the Rebel Defeat" "We Whipped them Three to One" "Occupation of Raleigh, N.C." "A Rebel Raid Near New Bern" "A Skirmish Near Clinton" "Occupation of Washington, N.C." "Attack by the Rebels in Force" "A Rebel Camp Shelled Out" "The Louisiana Tigers Trapped" and much more. Eight pages, an ink smear near the bottom of the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$42.00
172905

SABINE PASS Galveston TX Texas Gulf Coast Magruder Civil War MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 7, 1863 * Texas Gulf map * Sabine Pass & Galveston The top of the ftpg. features a nice, detailed Civil War map headed: "The Recapture Of Sabine Pass. Scene of the Rebel General Magruder's Second Naval Operation." Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "Important From Texas" "The Operations of the Rebel Gen. Magruder's Fleet in the Gulf" "Reported Recapture of Sabine Pass by the Rebels" "The Navy" and much more.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$55.00
172838

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Battle of Leesburg VA Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 4, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Battle of Leesburg, Virginia The front page begins with an editorial headed: "War To Keep Off a Worse War" which offers some very interesting content on the longevity of the war. A few bits include: "...But neither Lincoln, nor Seward, nor Cameron, nor Chase, is a wise statesman or a disinterested patriot...They are all speculators, and look upon the war as a job...It is vain to hope that Lincoln or his party will ever make peace as long as they can carry on the war upon our territory..." and much more (see for portions). Also on the ftpg: "From Kentucky and Missouri--Eagerness of McCulloch's Troo... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:23

$94.00
172837

CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battle of Bolivar Heights WV 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667730091

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 22, 1861 * Battle of Bolivar Heights * Colonel Turner Ashby A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Mecklenburg" "The Story of a Mormon Woman--Effects of Polygamy" "An Interesting Incident" and more including a large number of advertisements. Page 2 includes: "Affairs In Kentucky" "From Norfolk" "a letter from Camp Bartow; "Local Matters" "Another Naval Engagement Near New Orleans" "Capture of a Yankee Merchantman" & more. War news carries over to page 3 with: "Affairs on the Peninsula--Designs of the Enemy" "Western Virginia" "Another Naval Engagement" "The Engagement Near Harper's Ferry" "Latest From Western ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:21

$82.00
172535

13th THIRTEENTH AMENDMENT Abolition of Slavery 1864 CONFEDERATE Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284186630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 4, 1864 * Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution * 13th passes U.S. Senate - Abolition of slavery * From the capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The key content within this issues is found on the back page: "Amendment of the Constitution", which is the historic Thirteenth Amendment concerning slavery and its passage by the Senate, with the vote noted. It concludes with a typically Southern editorial comment: "The amendment is passed too late to be submitted to many of the state legislatures...and of course cannot go into effect. But it furnishes a theme of agitation upon a subject of the eterna... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:52

$179.00
172534

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659220156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Feb. 26, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports relating to the Civil War--from the Confederate's perspective--are: "The War--In the Northern Congress--Speech of Senator Saulsbury" with subheads including: "The Cause of The War--Mr. Lincoln's Indifference To It--The War Could Have Been Averted--Reign of Terror..." and more. Also: "The Press & Mr. Conrad" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" and other smaller items. The back page has an editorial which takes over a full column, and also has: "Telegraphic News" & reports from the "Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature" among other smaller items. ... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:51

$78.00
172519

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284011443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, August 17, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "The War In Virginia" "From Gen. Lee's Army" "Reported Fighting at Brock's Gap" "News From the Islands" "Tennessee Intelligence" "Fight at Sparta" "From Rosecrans' Army--No Large Operations To be Undertaken by Him--Some Raids to be Inaugurated" "The Siege of Vicksburg" "The Supply Of Men" "Another Nashvillian Arrested" "From The Trans-Mississippi" and other items. But perhaps the best item in the newspaper is the lengthy front page letter: "To the Soldiers Of the Confederate States" in which he attempts to rally the troop... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:56

$177.00
172390

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN Ends with Confederate Evacuation MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279501696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 5, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown w/ map The ftpg. is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "THE YORKTOWN PENINSULA" which shows from Yorktown to Norfolk and much in between. Nice first column heads as well including: "YORKTOWN EVACUATED" "Our Troops in Full Possession of the Rebel Works" "Gloucester Also Captured & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, mild wear at the central fold, light foxing.

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Ends May 18, 2019 11:03

$35.00
172386

PUEBLA Mexico MAP & Battle of Cape Girardeau Missouri 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279498778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 30, 1863 * Puebla, Mexico map * War in Louisiana The front page features a nice & very detailed map headed: "Map Of The City of Puebla And Its Environs" with a key as to the principal buildings, etc. The front page has related heads and reports on the Civil War, with: "From Mexico" "French Accounts of the Siege of Puebla" "The City Entered by the French Troops" "From New Orleans & Key West" "Banks Captures the Opelousas Railroad" "From Washington" "Payment Of Mustered Out Soldiers" "General Banks's Successful Advance" and more. More war content inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a bit of foxing, good condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 11:00

$38.00
172360

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278864871

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 25, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page includes: "Arms" "From the Seat of War in Virginia" "From Our Army in the West" "Incidents of the Battle of Carnifax Ferry" a... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:16

$116.00
172358

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278863148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SOLDIER'S CASKET, Philadelphia, March, 1865 * Very rare title This is the volume 1, number 3 issue of a title about which little is known. There is no record of it in Mott's "History of American Magazines" and nor can I find information on the internet. It is recorded in "Union List of Serials" which notes that it is held by 8 American institutions. Two institutions make all issues available online. It lasted for just one year. This issue still has the front and back wrappers as well as the full page plate captioned: "The Soldier's Legacy To His Country". This magazine was started to provide support & benefit the union front line soldiers. Its contents include true stores sent in by soldiers in recent battles, an... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:11

$570.00
172357

NORTHERN VIRGINIA CAMPAIGN John Pope Operations MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278862735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 22, 1862 * General John Pope vs. Robert E. Lee * Northern Virginia Campaign map The front page features a detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field of Gen. Pope's Operations". Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Brilliant Cavalry Exploit" "Our Troops Within 40 Miles of Richmond" "Consternation of the Confederates" "Skirmishing Between Sigel and the Rebels" "Shocking Treatment of Union Prisoners" & more. Eight pages, page 3 is the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead, generally nice condition.

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:10

$49.00
172355

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Gets 2nd Nomination for President 1864 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654477508

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's 2nd term nomination * President of the United States * John Morgan raiding Kentucky and more The ftpg. has column heads: "The Baltimore Nomination" "Mr. Lincoln's Acceptance-Address of Gov. Dennison-The Platform-Its Indorsement by the President--Address of the National Union League--The President's Reply". This reports Lincoln being nominated for another term as President, noting in part: "...inform President Lincoln of his nomination by that convention, reached the White House..." with an address to him concerning it & followed by his response which begins: "Mr. Chairman & Gentlemen of the Committee: I will neither conceal my gratification, nor restrain the... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:08

$92.00
172306

ABRAHAM LINCOLN INAUGURATION Inaugural Address 1865 Pro Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653485221

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 8, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration * Inaugural address on the ftpg. * Closing weeks of the Civil War * In a pro-Confederate title Among the front page reports is: "Inauguration of President Lincoln--His Address" which contains his address in full, ending with the immortal words: "With malice towards none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right...". Page 4 has an editorial headed: "Lincoln's Inaugural", critical of him as would be expected from this newspaper. One bit notes: "...It is brief, for Mr. Lincoln appears to have nothing to say. He ventures no predictions, for the reason that he seems to have learned that all his predictions... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:19

$490.00
172301

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana by Farragut 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653483749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 29, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Full use of the Mississippi River Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "The Capture of New Orleans" "Our Troops In Possession of the City" "The City Capitulated on Friday" "Evacuation of the Forts at Pensacola" "A Panic At Norfolk" "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Loyal Blacks for Fortifications" "The Army Defending Richmond" "Occupation of Fredericksburg" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:16

$64.00
172299

BATTLE OF WASHINGTON NC North Carolina & Vicksburg MS 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653483438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 25, 1863 Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are; "Defeat of Rebel Cavalry by Lieut. Cushing" "Interesting From Vicksburg" "Running the Blockade by Porter's Gunboats & Transports" "The Rear & Communications of Vicksburg Threatened" which includes a small one column map of Vicksburg & vicinity (see). Also: "From North Carolina" "The Siege of Washington Raised" "Departure of the Rebels by Night" "Gen. Foster In Pursuit" "A Gallant Cavalry Charge" "The Most Perilous Feat of the War" and more. Eight pages, bit close-trimmed at the bottom fo the ftpg. causes loss to 2 lines at the bottom of the last 2 coumns, otherwise very nice.

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:16

$33.00
172159

Great 2nd Battle of CHARLESTON HARBOR Fort Sumter Civil War MAP 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372648920614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 29, 1863 * Second Battle of Charleston Harbor * Fort Sumter & more - Terrific map A fantastic display issue as the entire front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "THE HARBOR, FORTIFICATIONS, AND CITY OF CHARLESTON" showing the greater Charleston vicinity. Many Civil War reports inside. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2019 13:52

$109.00
172157

CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana Battle of Williamsburg 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372648919319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 8, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Battle of Williamsburg - George B. McClellan Some nice & historic ftpg. column heads including: "The Capture of New Orleans" "FULL PARTICULARS" "Forts Jackson and St. Phillip Bombarded 6 Days and 5 Nights" "the Forts Silenced" "Terrific Naval Combat" with more (see photos). Also on the ftpg: "The Advance of McClellan's Army" "The Evacuation of Williamsburg "Our Troops In Possession of the Place" "The Rebels Leave their Sick and Wounded" "The Battle at Williamsburg" and more. Plus there is more reporting on the inside pages. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some weakness at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2019 13:50

$43.00
172155

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES BEGINNING w/ George B. McClellan 1862 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372648918975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 26, 1862 * Seven Days Battles beginning * Robert E. Lee vs. McClellan * Richmond VA Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "A Sharp Skirmish wit the Enemy" 'Heintzelman's Corps Engaged" "Gallant Conduct of Hooker's Division" "The Enemy Driven Out of Their Camps" and also: "Important From Western Virginia" "Entrenching Bolivar Heights" "Reported Advance of Ewell" "Jackson Checked" "Fremont, Banks and Shields Unite to Pursue Him" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends May 09, 2019 13:49

$29.00
171923

CONFEDERATE Battle of Ball's Bluff Virginia RICHMOND VA 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639158057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 5, 1861 * Battle of Ball's Bluff * Capital of Confederacy Among front page items are: "Northern War News--The Great Naval Expedition--General Butler on the Recruiting Service..." "Secretary Cameron's Order Concerning Slave Deserters" and other subheads. Inside has: "Army Of The Potomac" 'From Norfolk" "Our Northern Summary" "Affairs At the South" "The Battle of Leesburg--General Stone's Order" "Fight In Carroll County, Mo." "Later From Arizona--More of the Battle of Alamosa..." "From the Army of the Kanawha" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various foxing throughout, some wear at the margins and the spine.

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:09

$82.00
171922

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC w/ Fort Hatteras CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639155327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 13, 1861 * Rare Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline (see). The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including items headed: "The News" "Attack at Fort Hatteras! - 15 Shots Exchanged! Enemy Repulsed Thought to be Damaged!" "Loan For the Defence of the Confederate States" and more. Four pages, very nice condition. Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to t... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:04

$117.00
171917

Rare SAVANNAH Yankee Occupation Post Confederate FALL 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639153558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAVANNAH REPUBLICAN, Georgia, Jan. 4, 1865 * Very rare Yankee occupation title * Soon after William T. Sherman's capture This is a fascinating and very rare newspaper--just the 6th issue of this title printed--from just 2 weeks after the Confederates abandoned the city. Half of the first column is taken up with a letter: "To Our Army & Navy Patrons!" which is an appeal by the publisher to support the paper, and what it takes for the: "...maintenance of a permanent, unconditional, loyal newspaper in the city of Savannah..." (see). Also on the ftpg: "An Important Military Letter from Gen. Sherman" "The Battle of Pittsburgh Landing" "Vindication of General Grant--Letter from Major General William T. Sherman" which is a ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:01

$520.00
171916

Very RARE Yankee Occupation Volume 1 RICHMOND VA Post Confederate 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639152891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RICHMOND TIMES, May 4, 1865 * Very rare Yankee occupation issue * Post capital of the Confederacy A quite rare title as this was a newspaper created by the Yankee forces upon the capture of the capital of the Confederacy. This is just the volume 1, number 12 issue. The content is fascinating. The front page has items relating to the war with: "The War News" "Details of Johnston's Surrender" "The Union Armies to Go Home!" "Expedition Into Tennessee!" "Secretary Mallory Surrenders Himself!" "General Butler on the Crisis!" "Treatment of the South!" "The Status of Confederate Officers" "The Washington Assassination" and more. Page 2 has content on the war including: "The Oath of Allegiance" for the clerks of the c... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:00

$370.00
171553

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Dug Springs Missouri 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259244306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 9, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Dug Springs - 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, light staining at the margins and central fold, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:25

$28.00
171552

JEFFERSON DAVIS Elected Confederate President Constitution Conv. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259244189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 10, 1861 * Jefferson Davis elected Confederate president * Constitutional Convention of the Confederacy * Pre Civil War tensions brewing A wealth of significant content on the creation of the Confederacy, with front page column heads including: "Important From the South" "The Southern Congress at Montgomery, Alabama" "Adoption of A Constitution" "The Executive Officers of the New Republic" "Jefferson Davis or Mississippi, President" "Alexander H. Stephens, of Georgia, Vice President" and more. The front page subheads include: "The Constitution of the Southern Confederacy" which gives some highlights from their constitutional convention, including the text of the Preamble, and also noting differ... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:25

$148.00
171526

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina Final Months CIVIL WAR 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372626552411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Jan. 25, 1865 * 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: "Local and States News - Suffering In Wilmington"; a listing of all names of the: "North Carolina Legislature, Session 1864" & other items. The back page has: "War News - From Wilmington" "Yankee Deserters" "Particulars of The Fall of Fort Fisher" "Hood's Tennessee Campaign" "The Trans-Mississippi Army" and various other war-related items. There is also ... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2019 12:53

$176.00
171162

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392250259810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 11, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Page 5 contains a full column report which carries over to the back page, headed: "THE NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report of the Affair" "Fortunate Arrival of the Monitor" "The Damage to the Merrimac" "A Hole Stove In Her Side" and a bit more (see). An historic report, as this famous battle ushered in a new era in naval warfare. This report carries over to take over two columns on the back page with great detail of the battle (see for portions) where also is found a nice engraving headed: "The Ericsson Floating Battery Monitor" with a detailed description of it as well. As if this content were not sufficie... See More  

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:23

$97.00
171101

BATTLE OF GREENBRIER RIVER Camp Bartow West Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392249509688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, October 5, 1861 * Battle of Greenbrier River - West Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Defeat of Lee's Rebel Forces at Greenbrier by Gen. Reynolds" "Decisive Battle Near Lexington" "Evacuation of Lexington by the Rebels" "Gen. Sherman Appointed to the Department of Kentucky" "Lexington Evacuated by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 29, 2019 16:05

$32.00
170873

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Howard Athenaeum Theatre Boston AD 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243214034

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept.29, 1863 It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "Richard III' at the Howard Anthenaeum, noting the character of Richard will be played by: "Mr. Wilkes Booth" (see). Given this is a Boston theater, this report of John Wilkes Booth would only be in a Boston newspaper. Four pages, large folio size, some roughness at the margins and minor fold wear, generally good. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 21, 2019 16:52

$54.00
170714

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG & Fall of Vicksburg MS CONFEDERATE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392238454721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 10, 1863 * The Battle of Gettysburg * Fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The top of the front page, with heading: "From General Lee's Army", has much editorialized comment on the recent events of the war--Battle of Gettysburg & fall of Vicksburg--including: "The account of the Baltimore American of the defeat, demoralization & flight of General Lee's army...had such is the force of elaborate, brazen lying, the effect of seriously depressing the spirits of the mass of the people. With capitulation of Vicksburg & all this uncontradictory story of overwhelming disas... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:39

$880.00
170435

INDIANOLA TX Texas Yankee Union Occupation CIVIL WAR 1864 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372586801732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 20, 1864 Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War: "Interesting News from Havana, New Orleans and Texas" "Occupation of Indianola, Texas, by Our Troops" "Important From Tennessee--Capture off the Rebel General Vance & His Adjutant" Official Dispatch fro General Grant" "Return of Prisoner Captured at Moorefield Junction--Negro Troops in the Rebel Service" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some minor staining, a ftpg. printing error, generally good.

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Ends March 03, 2019 15:36

$28.00
170346

RARE General Cobb CONFEDERATE Illustrated Civil War RICHMOND VA 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583233676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, March 21, 1863 * General Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb A very rare publication from the Confederacy, as relatively few issues have come into our inventory over the past 42 years. Although much of the content was literary in nature, there are news reports and a few illustrations. The front page is entirely taken up by a print of: "Brigadier-General Thomas R. R. Cobb". Page 2 has an article headed: "The Times" which takes 1 1/2 columns and includes the latest accounts of the Civil War, a few items including: "...The Yankees have told a very big lie about the surrender of Fort McAllister & the capture of a mile & a half of rifle pits. The fact is they retired from the fourth attack on the ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:42

$335.00
170072

CONFEDERATE Battle of Coosawhatchie SC GENERAL SHERMAN Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372571007172

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Dec. 17, 1864 * Battle of Coosawhatchie SC South Carolina * William T. Sherman's march to the sea in progress * In a Confederate title from the rebel capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, and from late in the war when hope was beginning to fade for the Confederacy. The front page begins with a lengthy editorial which comments on several aspects of the war (see for portions). Also reporting from the "Confederate States Congress" and "The Virginia Legislature" plus: "Latest News From the North--Latest From Sherman" & other items. The back page has: "From Sherman's Army--Operations Along the South Carolina Coast--Battle of Coosawatchie--Latest From Sherman" "... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:29

$88.00
170071

SOUTHERN TELEGRAPH Civil War Richmond Va CONFEDERATE 1863 Newspaper w/ EDITORIAL


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372571006795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 8, 1863 * Southern telegraph A famous newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with various reports on: "The Southern Telegraph". Also on the ftpg. is a dispatch to General Robert E. Lee signed in type: Braxton Bragg which concerns the telegraph as well. The back page has a nearly column long editorial concerning the Civil War, beginning: "These are the last days of the longest truce in the war...In another week the ground will...be dry enough for military transport & manoeuvre...before May day will have already reddened the whole field..." with more (see photos). Also: "Very Latest From the North--Important from Europe--Complete Success... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:28

$82.00
170068

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana Civil War MAP Fort Jackson LA 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372571005777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 28, 1862 * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * American Civil War map A great issue reporting the fall of New Orleans, particularly with the front map titled: "MAP OF NEW-ORLEANS AND THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA." Among the ftpg. one column headlines on the Civil War are: "NEW-ORLEANS CAPTURED" "Our Gunboats Pass Fort Jackson" "Great Excitement At New-Orleans" "Panic Among The Citizens" "Immense Destruction of Property" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, wear at the central fold causes minor perforation with a archival repair on pgs. 1 & 2.

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:27

$82.00
170058

VIRGINIA MAP Siege of Yorktown & Battle of Lee's Mill 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392217902355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 21, 1862 * Virginia Civil War map * Siege of Yorktown * Battle of Lee's Mill The front page features a nice & very detailed map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia." plus there are one column heads including: "From McDowell's Department" "Brilliant Dash at Fredericksburg" "Our Troops Occupy the Suburbs" "Slight Engagement with the enemy" "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "Fight Near Lee's Mills" "Attack on the Enemy's Rifle Pits" and more. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends February 16, 2019 15:19

$49.00
169892

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War South Carolina 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213193724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Jan. 19, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War The front page includes: "Letter From Richmond" "Additional From the North" "An Era of Mediocrity" "Extracts from my Journal While A Prisoners in Port Royal Bay, S.C." and a column of reporting from the "Confederate Congress". The front page also has several reward ads for runaway slaves, and an illustrated recruiting ad for a mounted infantry. Complete as a single sheet issue, an archival repair near the spine of the back page where once slit, with some remnant of where once tipped into some sort of binder, otherwise good.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:10

$84.00
169870

Great Full Page MISSISSIPPI VALLEY Civil War MAP Tennessee KY IL 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212996349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 8, 1862 * Rare full front page civil war map - Mississippi Valley * Missouri, Tennessee, Illinois, Arkansas, Kentucky and more The front page is entirely taken up with a map headed: "THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY; The Points of Interest Between Nashville, Tennessee and Arkansas, and the Gibraltars of the Rebels". Also a small page 3 map titled: "Scene of Operations of General Banks". Some one column headlines inside include: "IMPORTANT FROM TENNESSEE" "The Union Troops In Nashville" "'Hail Columbia' and 'Yankee Doodle' in Nashville" and more. Twelve pages, very nice, displayable condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:37

$125.00
169830

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563052644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 1, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title Among the front page items are: "Cavalry" "A General Conscription" "The Yankees in Lee County" "Latest News From the North" "Confederate Congress" "Terrible Fire & Explosion at Yorktown" "From New Orleans" "Desperate Expedients" "The Sword of Montgomery" "Memphis News--Captured Confederates--Gettysburg and Waterloo..." and other smaller items. The back page has much on the war as well with: "The New Year" "Our Army Correspondence" "Remounting Morgan's Command" "Port Hudson Incidents" "A Profitable Trip" "Yankee Schooner Captured" and other smaller items. There are several ads on the bkpg. as well including a very lengthy & de... See More  

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:51

$247.00
169710

FALL OF RICHMOND Virginia VA CONFEDERATE Capital 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207078282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 4, 1865 * The fall of Richmond, the Confederate capital First column heads on the front page about the fall of Richmond: "GRANT" "Richmond Ours" "Weitzel Entered the Rebel Capital Yesterday Morning" "Many Guns Captured" "Our Troops Received with Enthusiasm" "The City On Fire" "Petersburg Evacuated" "Lee and His Army in Full Flight" "Grant In Pursuit to Cut off His Retreat" "Interesting Details of the Fighting on Saturday" Sheridan's Victory Near Dinwiddie the Turning Point of the Day" "Two four-Gun Batteries, 5000 Prisoners, Including Ransoms and Stuarts Brigades Complete Pickett's Division Train, and a Large Number of Small Arms and Accoutrements Captured" "Wright, with the Sixth Corps, Pi... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:39

$345.00
169650

Battle of TOTOPOTOMOY CREEK 1864 Civil War Newspaper - Dallas Georgia GA Sherman


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206328868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1864 * Totopotomoy Creek * Dallas, Georgia Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT'S ARMY" "Our Forces All South of the Pamunky" "A Severe Cavalry Fight on Saturday" "The Enemy Driven Back With Loss" "Further News from General Sherman" "A Fight On Saturday Near Dallas" and more. Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:36

$27.00
169645

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372555534669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 11, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers from the Confederacy which actually printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline (see images). The front page has a few war-related items such as: "From Grenada, Miss. - Reported Capture of Gen. Curtis & 6000 Federal Prisoners" "From Jackson, Miss. - Latest From Vicksburg--Bombardment Continued--Federals Still Digging at their Canal" "Latest from New Orleans - Mutiny In a Federal Regiment - The Guerrillas Hovering About the City - Butler Imprisons A Lady" "News From the Coast" & a few other items. Page 2 has a lengthy letter which provides some fascinating reading: "Narrative of... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:34

$95.00
169573

SPOTSYLVANIA ENDS Battles of North Anna & Ware Bottom Church 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548449359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, Boston, Massachusetts, May 25, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House ends * Battle of North Anna * Battle of Ware Bottom Church The front page is entirely taken up with ads, while much of pages 2 & 4 are taken up with Civil War reports, including articles headed: SEE IMAGES Complete in 4 pages, larger sized paper measuring 25 x 20 inches, some spine wear, otherwise good condition.

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Ends January 25, 2019 15:36

$27.00
169461

BATTLE OF BRISTOE STATION Virginia George G. Meade Win 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372543445360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 16, 1863 * Battle of Bristoe Station, Virginia The ftpg. has fine accounts of the Battle of Bristoe Station headed: "From Gen. Meade's Army" "The Engagement On Wednesday" "The Enemy Repulsed at Every Point" "The Valor of Our Soldiers". Also: "Congratulatory Order by Gen. Rosecrans" "Rebel Reverses in Missouri" & much more. Four pages, scattered foxing, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends January 20, 2019 12:30

$28.00
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