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169207

1st BATTLE OF REAM'S STATION Wilson-Kautz Virginia Raid 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192964784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1864 * First battle of Ream's Station * Wilson-Kautz cavalry raid Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Latest News from Before Petersburgh" "Return of Gen. Wilson's Cavalry Expedition" "Concentration of Rebel Cavalry to Cut Off Wilson" "He Gives Battle & Sends for Infantry Support" "Gen. Sherman's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:44

$28.00
169101

(9) AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ERA Battles New York City 1861 Old Original Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190947875

Offered are 9 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: NEW YORK WEEKLY TIMES, a lot of nine issues dated Jan. 18, 25, Feb. 15, 22, March 8, 15, 29, and April 5, 1862, as well as the daily edition of Feb. 10, 1862. The March 15 issue has a ftpg. map and content on the Monitor vs. the Merrimac. All nine issues are in "2nd rate" condition, not damaged but not nice enough to sell as "good" issues. No damage loss.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:40

$75.00
168743

Rare CONFEDERATE Greneda MS Miss. w/ Battle of ANTIETAM Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516863623

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 24, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run * Battle of Antietam If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:15

$360.00
168739

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516861956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 16, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page items are: "The Death of Major Edgar Burroughs" "City Intelligence" "The Escaped Yankee Officers" "Telegraphic" and several Acts from the Confederate Congress. The back page has an editorial concerning the currency bill in the South, plus much reporting from "The Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, some fold rubbing to an upper quadrant of the front page, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:13

$86.00
168734

BATTLE OF FORT McALLISTER Georgia Ironclads Naval MAP 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516859240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 13, 1863 * Battle of Fort McAllister - Georgia The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Attack On Fort McAllister". Various front page column heads including: "The Department Of The South" "Landing of Gen. Foster's Forces" "Visit to the Interior by the Generals" "The Attack on Fort McAllister" and more. Page 3 has the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:11

$49.00
168586

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Order for the Draft & Williamsport WV Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176986532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 1, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln draft proclamation * Williamsport WV - Strawberry Plains TN The front page features a very nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE FIGHTING IN WESTERN VIRGINIA. Scene of the Recent Contest in Gen. Kelley's Dept." Also column heads on the war include: "Call for Half a Million of Men" "The President's Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln (see); "Sharp Contest in the Vicinity of Williamsport, Hardy County, Va." "Hasty Retreat of Longstreet's Forces" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:40

$49.00
168585

Battle of BALL'S BLUFF Virginia & Santa Rosa Island FL 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176986090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 25, 1861 * Battle of Ball's Bluff, Virginia * Santa Rosa Island, Florida Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" The Recent Battle on the Upper Potomac" "Interesting Details of the Engagement" "The Account of the Reported Fight in the Mississippi" "Union Report of the Fight at Santa Rosa Island" (more on Santa Rosa on the bkpg.) "The Battle at Ball's Bluff" "Additional Particulars of the Engagement with the Rebels Near Leesburg" "General Stone's Advance & the Result" "220 of the Union Troops Killed & Wounded" "Partial List of the Killed & Missing" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:39

$35.00
168454

SECOND BATTLE OF RAPPAHANNOCK STATION & Fort Sumter 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372503154853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 10, 1863 * Second Battle of Rappahannock Station * George G. Meade vs. Robert E. Lee Page 2 has a quite lengthy & detailed account on the Battle of the Rappahannock, headed: "Advance Upon the Rappahannock" "Particulars of Saturday's Battle". Included is a name list of "The Casualties". It was a Union victory. The ftpg. has: "From Gen. Meade's Army" "The Bombardment of Fort Sumter" "From the Armies In Virginia" "A Victory in West Virginia" and more. Four pages, large folio size, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 15, 2018 14:40

$30.00
168165

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372494722981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 17, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Eyewitness account Not only is this a nice Civil War newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has various war-related content, including items headed: "The News" and a lengthier report: "Spies In The South" and other related items, but certainly the prime front page content is the report headed: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania--The Battle Of Gettysburg--The Retreat To Hagerstown" which features an eye-witness account of the retreat, prefaced with: "...the only connected, intelligent and intelligible account that has yet been given to the public of the movements of General Lee...after the Battle of Gett... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2018 07:26

$1,165.00
167791

CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina FALL OF SAVANNAH Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392155087775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, December 28, 1864 * Fall of Savannah GA Georgia * General William T. Sherman * In a rare Confederate title Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865 just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page includes: "From Wilmington--Attack of the Enemy" "From Richmond" which includes two dispatches reporting on battles, each signed in type: R. E. Lee. One of Lee's dispatches ends with: "...Our troops are bearing fatigue and exposure with great cheerfulness. The damage to the works can soon be repaired. Many bridges & d... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:41

$335.00
167769

BURNING OF HAMPTON Virginia 1861 Civil War CONFEDERATE Capital Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392155077943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1861 * Burning of Hampton, Virginia * Confederate title Among the front page reports are: "Facts & Rumors--Extracts from Northern Journals--War Movements & Incidents, etc." "From Norfolk "From Charleston" "Direct Trade With the South" "Gen. McClellan and the Press" "Local Matters" and other items. War coverage continues on the inside pages with: "Hospitals Crowded" "Tories in East Tennessee" "From Norfolk" "From Western Virginia" "The Hospital at Charlottesville" "The burning of Hampton" "Good Place for a Hospital" "The Army of the Northwest" "Letter from an Irish Prisoner" "March of Our Troops Down the Peninsula and & the Burning of Hampton" "Late News--Northern Accounts o... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:28

$84.00
167684

SECOND BATTLE OF CHARLESTON HARBOR Quincy Adams Gillmore1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392151436847

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 7, 1863 * Second Battle of Charleston Harbor * General Quincy Adams Gillmore Much on the siege of Charleston with the top of a ftpg. column headed: "Charleston" "Progress of the Siege--Effect of Gen. Gillmorte's Shelling" and then on page 2: "The Siege Of Charleston" "The Rebel Cause in Northern Georgia". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:49

$28.00
167675

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372474942134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 4, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War * Great reporting - one of the best to be had The top portion of the first column on the front page is taken up with some great & very historic heads on the Battle of Gettysburg, including: "REBEL INVASION" "The Fighting At Gettysburg" "The Severest Actions of the War" "Losses Heavy On Both Sides" "Longstreet Taken Prisoner" "Advantage on Our Side" "three Days Desperate Fighting" "Gen. Meade's Official Dispatches" "The Enemy Repulsed at Every Point on Thursday" "The Battle Renews on Friday" "The Potomac Army Covering Itself With Glory" and more (see). Almost the entire front page is taken up with reports from the... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:39

$835.00
167627

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150112471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 24, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * General P. G. T. Beauregard's praise * Rare Confederate title from the war origin This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline (see). The ftpg. includes: "From New Orleans--Glad Tidings from Fort Jackson--Seven Days' Bombardment--The Men Hopeful and In Good Spirits" "The Bombardment of Fort Jackson Continued--Our Troops Cheerful and Repairing Damages--Ultimate Success to Hold the Fort Not Doubted--25,000 Thirteen Inch Shells Fired by the Enemy" "Tracts for Soldiers & Camp Hymns". The best content on the ftpg. is nearly a full column on: "The Surrender of Pulaski". ... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:43

$173.00
167444

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond Va BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863 Civil War BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372467358809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH---EXTRA, Richmond, Virginia, July 5, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Very rare Confederate title * Capital of the Confederacy A great rarity: a Confederate broadside "Extra" reporting on the first two days of the historic Battle of Gettysburg. As the word "broadside" is defined, this is a single sheet printed on the front side only. The heads at the top of the first column head: "Latest From The North" "Great Battle At Gettysburg" with subheads: "The Yankees Claim Not To Be Defeated and To Have Captured 6,000 Prisoners--The Confederates Hold The Field--Yankee Generals Reynolds and Paul Killed--Heavy Loss of the Federals--The Grand Battle Expected Friday, etc." This reporting takes 3 of the 4 columns, wi... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2018 14:16

$3,250.00
167171

Historic GETTYSBURG ADDRESS Abraham Lincoln's Speech 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372456726165

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 21, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Gettysburg Address at battlefield cemetery It would be difficult to argue for a more notable or desirable Civil War newspaper. Combine the complete text of the historic Gettysburg Address by President Abraham Lincoln, with this famous title by Horace Greeley, a Lincoln supporter, and this issue makes for one of the best newspapers one could own from the Civil War era. Page 2 has a very lengthy, three column article headed: "The Gettysburg Ceremonies" "Description of the Battle-Field and Consecration Exercises" which provides the details of the dedication of this national cemetery as well as information on how it came to ... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2018 15:42

$2,875.00
167096

CONFEDERATE Monitor vs. Merrimack Hampton Roads Virginia '62 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134326262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, March 14, 1862 * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Hampton Roads, Virginia * In a Confederate title Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, it is from the capital of the Confederate states as well. Although over half of the front page is taken up with ads and notices, there is also much reporting on the Civil War, most significantly some great reporting on this historic naval battle between the new iron-clads the Monitor & the Merrimac. This reporting, which includes a detailed description of "The Iron-Clad Gunboat Monitor" takes about two-thirds of a column (see). Other front page items include; "From Roanoke Island" "The Federal Navy" "More Ab... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:33

$177.00
167003

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Wilson's Creek PGT Beauregard1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449605173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, August 30, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek (Oak Hills) - Missouri * Confederate General P. G. T. Beauregard letter A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Battle of the Oak Hills--Official Report of Gen. McCulloch which takes an entire column and is signed by him in type; "The War On the Seas--The Privateer Jeff Davis--Escape from the Blockaders..." "The Body of the Late Col. Cameron--Correspondence with Gen. Beauregard" which includes a letter signed in type: G. T. Beauregard; plus more. Good Civil War coverage continues inside with: "Col. Tyler of the Confederate Army" "Western Virginia Geog... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:10

$82.00
167000

RARE & Early WARSAW POLAND 19th Century Short Lived 1861 JUTRZENKA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131435476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: JUTRZENKA, Warsaw, Poland, 1861 A rare & early Jewish newspaper from Poland, the title translates to "Morning Star". This rare newspaper lasted only three years, and reflects the trends among the Jewish intelligentsia at that time. Measures 8-1/4 by 10-1/2 inches, has 6 pages, in nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:08

$97.00
166999

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina JEFF. DAVIS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131435278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 24, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Jefferson Davis This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Among the front page items are: "Mr. Vallandigham's Speech" "President Davis & the Southwestern Publishing House" which includes a letter signed in type by: Jefferson Davis, to the publisher, noting in part: "...I feel a deep interest in every undertaking...pertaining to the prosperity & progress of a free and great Conf... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:08

$167.00
166993

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449601260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 4, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * First Battle of Bull Run * Official reports from the Confederates 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. This is a particularly significant issue... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:05

$188.00
166992

CONFEDERATE General George McClellan Nominated President1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131432876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 * General George McClellan * Presidential nomination * Rare Confederate title Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From Charleston". Also on the ftpg: "Retaliation" and "The Battle of Reams" "City Intelligence" and a couple of items with small heads: "Life in the Trenches Before Atlanta" & "A Woman Soldier". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial which begins: "The nomination of General McClellan by the Democratick Convention at Chicago uniting upon him both the Peace an... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:04

$83.00
166837

Rare FORT PLAIN NY Montgomery County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128436563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOHAWK VALLEY REGISTER, Fort Plain, New York, Jan. 1, 1863 * Rare Civil War era publication Page 2 has: "General Banks at New Orleans" "The Army of the Potomac". A quite uncommon title from this town with a current population of 2300. Four pages, foxing, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:14

$43.00
166836

Rare UTICA NY Mohawk Valley Oneida County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128436405

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, Jan. 15, 1863 Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "The Raid Toward Richmond" "The Fifth Oneida Covers the Retreat from Fredericksburg" "Rebels Expect Stirring Scenes in North Carolina" "Capture of Rebel Dispatches" "Rebels Capture a Steamer" "Holly Sprints Evacuated" "The Rebels Busy Fortifying" & much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:14

$28.00
166833

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Virginia General George G. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444153154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 1, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run, Virginia * General George G. Meade Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "Meade's Army" "Heavy Cannonading Towards the Front Heard Yesterday" "No General Battle Believed to Have Been Yet Fought" "The Locality of Friday's & Saturday's Skirmishes". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few small holes at the fold near the right margin, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:10

$25.00
166686

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Congregation Shearith Israel Jewish Jews MOURN 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126608814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 21, 1865 * Congregation Shearith Israel * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Jews mourn the loss of the president Although somewhat inconspicuous, perhaps the most notable item within this black bordered issue is the page 7 mention, under the heading "Portuguese Synagogue, Nineteenth Street," of the mourning services held at The Congregation Sherith Israel [Shearith Israel] on behalf of the late President. Synagogues did not often receive the same coverage as other places of worship, and the fact that the Congregation Shearith Israel (often called The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue) was the oldest Jewish congregation in the United States only makes its mention all th... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:40

$245.00
166583

BATTLE OF MANASSAS GAP Wapping Heights & Charleston SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392124178610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 28, 1863 * Battle of Manassas Gap Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Late Southern News" "The Siege of Charleston" "Cannonade Kept Up on Both Sides" "Reports From Jackson, Miss" "Jeff. Davis Sets Another Day of Humiliation & Prayer" "The Engagement at Manassas Gap" "Rebels Driven Behind a Wall with the Bayonet" & more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:46

$28.00
166382

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE "Chiefly About War Matters" First 1st Printing 1863 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119277685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), July, 1863 * Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Chiefly About War Matters" * an original, contemporary printing - 1st appearance signed with the pen name "A Peaceable Man" * same year review of Victor Hugo's, "Les Misérables" When one thinks of Nathaniel Hawthorne, most minds are rightfully immediately drawn to his masterpiece, "The Scarlet Letter," which was very critical of Puritanical New England morays and hypocrisy. However, his pen also took a shot at supporters of the American Civil War with his noteworthy, but less recognized, "Chiefly About War-Matters" (signed using the pen name "A Peaceable Man"), which first appeared in The Atlantic Monthly of July, ... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:46

$300.00
166236

THE BLUE AND THE GRAY (Civil War) Francis Miles Finch 1st Printing 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112510154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), September, 1867 * Francis Miles Finch * The Blue and the Gray * 1st printing (nationally) This literary magazine contains the *first nationally distributed printing of the famous Civil War themed poem by Francis Miles Finch, "The Blue and the Gray." The preface to the poem is a quote from the New York Tribune, providing context: "The women of Columbus, Mississippi, animated by nobler sentiments than are many of their sisters, have shown themselves impartial in their offerings made to the memory of the dead. They strewed flowers alike on the graves of the Confederate and of the National soldiers." See the images for the full text of this touching verse. O... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:39

$250.00
166173

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Samuel Medary 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111773235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 25, 1865 * Editor Samuel Medary obituary * Rare pro-Confederate publication Among the various articles are "From the South--Confederate Sorrow over the Retirement of Butler--the Battles he Lost & the Trophies he Won---Why he Didn't go Ashore at Fort Fisher" "Remarkable Speech in the Confederate Congress" "Missouri--Political Quackery" "A Triumph of Corruption" "General News" "The War--Capture of Fort Fisher" and other items. Perhaps the most intriguing article is concerning the recent death of this newspaper's publisher, Samuel Medary. A hateful piece was written about him in another newspaper, printed here, prefaced with an equally interesting introducti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:44

$67.00
166165

Great & Rare BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Penn. 1863 Civil War Harrisburg PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111772063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY PATRIOT UNION, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg - Civil War * From the capital of Pennsylvania As terrific as it would be to find a newspaper from Gettysburg on the Battle of Gettysburg, we have yet to find one. Which is why this newspaper from nearby Harrisburg--just up the road from Gettysburg by 38 miles, the capital of Pennsylvania, the closest major city of the battle, as well as the destination of Robert E. Lee and his troops--is such a terrific newspaper. Being a weekly newspaper and the first issue after the Battle of Gettysburg, the entire front page (save for a bit on the "Surrender of Vicksburg") is taken up with a recap of the events from t... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:40

$995.00
166112

P.G.T. BEAUREGARD Proclamation GEORGIA Carolina To Arms 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408672058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 20, 1863 * Confederate General Beauregard proclamation * Citizens of Carolina and Georgia called to arms Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Important from Vicksburgh" "Rebel Steamer Vicksburgh Badly Injured by the Ram Queen" "An Immediate Attack Upon Charleston & Savannah Expected" "A Bombastic Proclamation from Beauregard" which includes: "...Carolinians and Georgians!...The hour is at hand to prove your country's cause. Let all able-bodied men...rush to arms. Be not too exacting in the choice of weapons. Pikes & scythes will do for exterminating your enemies...Come to share with us our danger, our brilliant success, our glorious death." Eight page... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:23

$30.00
166111

First Battle of Rappahannock Station 1862 Old New York City CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106710472

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 26, 1862 * First Battle of Rappahannock Station Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "The War In Virginia" "The Contest on the Rappahannock" "Advance of the Rebels in Immense Force" "Dashing Rebel Cavalry Raid in Our Rear" "Interesting Details of the Skirmishes" "Brilliant Cavalry Charges". Eight pages, two indentations at the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:22

$28.00
166037

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates vs. the YANKEES 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372404324724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 16, 1864 * 3rd and final Northern invasion Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE LATE INVASION" "Retreat of the Rebels into Virginia Confirmed" "The Strength of the Enemy" "Personal Appearance of Breckinridge". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:46

$28.00
166033

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN at Greneda MS w/ ANTIETAM Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104098669

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Oct. 2, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run * Battle of Antietam If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. T... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:44

$360.00
165916

JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom King 19th Century Bare Knuckle BOXING 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401174949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 26, 1863 * John Heenan vs. Tom King * One of the greatest fights of the 19th century * Heenan's last fight... was he cheated... drugged? The front page has nearly two columns of reporting regarding the famous (or infamous?) champion prize-fight between John Heenan and Tom King. Heenan eventually lost the fight but later claimed he was cheated by being drugged and by the fight not being called when he knocked down King for more than enough time for the fight to have been called. This issue contains considerable details regarding the fight. Complete in 8 pages and in very good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:18

$54.00
165911

Rare CHARLESTON SC South Carolina w/ Fort Sumter Attack CLOSE 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401171391

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, March 29, 1861 * From the origin of the Civil War just prior to the outbreak South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union which it did on Dec. 20, 1860. Plus the war began in Charleston harbor with the bombing of Fort Sumter just two weeks after the date of this issue. The front page has: "United States Army & Navy News" among other items. Page 2 has nearly a full column: "The Abolition Regime" with subheads: "Wow Lincoln Exhibits his Firmness--A Second Jackson About the Spoils--The Fott Sumter Game--Clumsy Diplomacy--The Safety of the South Lies in her Strength--The Abolitionists at Last Realizing Southern Independence--the Old Domin... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:16

$144.00
165871

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND North Carolina NC 1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099296844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 12, 1862 * Battle of Roanoke Island, North Carolina * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is taken up with ads, reports from Europe--including "The American Crisis In England"-- and "How The North Regards the News From Europe". Among the topics on the page 2 editorial is the finances of the North, the editor noting: "The enemy's exultation over their recent achievements will be extravagant enough...If it had been possible before to save the Northern finances, it will not be now. The government will take a new plunge into the sea of financial trouble..." with much more (see for portions). Page 2 also has much on: "The Battle of Roa... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:30

$94.00
165508

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372385962774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 3, 1861 * Rare Confederate title The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including a notable item headed: "Secession of Tennessee" which includes: "...that the Legislature of Tennessee...had passed the ordinance of secession by an almost unanimous vote..." but they are unsure of the report: "...Without absolutely vouching for the correctness of the report, we may say that we ourselves believe that it is so. We think so. We are not sure." Actually Tennessee would not leave the Union until June 8. Many other war-related reports on page 2. Four pages, very nice condition. Wilmington was a ma... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2018 11:03

$134.00
165415

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Kentucky Gen. George H. Thomas 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203900

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, January 23, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky * General George H. Thomas victory Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "The Battle at Mill Spring" "Order of the Day of the President" which is signed by Edwin Stanton & is congratulations for the battle of Mill Spring; "Additional Details of the Brilliant Affair" "Gen. Thomas In Pursuit of the Enemy" "News From Central Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:31

$29.00
165411

CONFEDERATE DOOM Confedracy Rebellion Falling Apart 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392089203234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 28, 1865 * Confederacy falling apart * Final months of the war Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "The Inefficiency of Davis" "The Rebel Leaders Unequal to the Occasion" "The Feeling of Confidence in Them Hopelessly Broken" "Peace Mission" and more. Much war reporting on pages 4, 5 & 8 as well. Eight pages, light foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2018 15:30

$28.00
165302

Very Rare CONFEDERATE New Bern NC North Carolina 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374435258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, August 14, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title from North Carolina Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy, as rarely have I seen it offered. General Burnside moved into the city on March 14, 1862 so it was only in Confederate hands for less than a year, increasing the scarcity of truly "Confederate" newspapers from the Civil War. There is much Civil War reporting in this issue, with a considerable Confederate bias. Among the front page reports are: "Mr. Breckinridge" "Send the 'Progress' To Your Friends in the Camp" "Independence of Missouri Declared--Provisional Declaration from Gov. Jackson" "From Manassas--Prince Napoleon... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:46

$177.00
165301

Rare CONFEDERATE Jackson MS Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374434646

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 31, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Note that the city of publication, "Jackson", is noted near the top of page 2. The front page has much on the war including: "Federal Reports from Port Hudson" "From Washington" "Congressional Proceedings" from Richmond; "Federal Officers in Tennessee" "Federal Reports From Mobile" "Answer to a Yankee General's Remonstrance" "Letter from Lincoln to McClellan" which is signed in type: A. Lincoln; "A Daring Adventure of the War" "Finances of the Confederate States" and other items. The back page... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:45

$177.00
165162

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084207743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 15, 1865 * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "The Army at Laurel Hill, N.C." "The Troops All Well & Doing Finely" "Interview Between Jeff. Davis and Joe Johnston" "Weakness of Johnston's Army" "Gen. Lee Unable to Spare any Troops for the Carolinas" "RICHMOND" "Great Panic In the City" "Preparations Making for an Evacuation" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:10

$32.00
165075

WHITE RIVER EXPEDITION Arkansas Mississippi Flotilla Civil War MAP1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080696405

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 26, 1863 * Battles in Arkansas The front page has a nice map titled: "THE WHITE RIVER EXPEDITION" showing the area around Memphis, Little Rock, Pine Bluff, etc. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE VICTORIES IN ARKANSAS" "Progress of the Mississippi Flotilla" "Capture of St. Charles, Duval's Bluff" " The Army of the Potomac" and more. The back page features a map: "OPERATIONS OF THE FRENCH IN MEXICO...Route ...to the City of Mexico---The Position of Puebla." with related column headlines & reports. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:12

$47.00
165049

Rare COLUMBUS OHIO Post Civil War Henry Wirz & Jefferson Davis 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080125275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 20, 1865 * Henry Wirz trial * Jefferson Davis From shortly after the end of the Civil War but still with war-related reports including: "Returned Soldiers" "The Real Abolition Platform of Ohio" "Mustering Out Negro Troops" "The Wirz Trial" "Trouble Brewing in the Abolition Camp" "Jefferson Davis" "An Interview With the President" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:45

$28.00
165048

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio Abraham Lincoln Proclamation 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080124774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 20, 1864 * Rare pro Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln proclamation Among the reports are: "Gen. Hunter's Campaign--His Imbecility & Vandalism" "Bad Principles--Bad Men!" "The President's Fast Day Proclamation" signed in type: Abraham Lincoln; "War News of the Week" "General Forrest--Southern News" "From the South--Details of Hunter's Retreat" & much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery co... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:43

$38.00
164910

(10) CIVIL WAR ERA Northhampton Massachusetts w/ Abraham Lincoln 1864 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372356278678

Shown are 10 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NORTHAMPTON FREE PRESS, Massachusetts A lot of ten consecutive biweekly issues from the Civil War dated March 8 - April 8, 1864, each having Civil War content within. The April 8 issue has over 2 columns of the ftpg. taken up with: "Abraham Lincoln, By Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe". Each complete in 4 pages, light water staining to an upper quadrant does not deter readability, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2018 10:30

$86.00
164595

Rare CONFEDERATE Wilmington NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Start 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335618032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 1, 1861 * Rare Confederate title This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. The front page is entirely taken up with ads. War related items are on the inside pages including items headed: "The News" "Backbone" "From The Seat Of War" "The Wilmington Light Infantry", "Experiments With Rifled Cannons" "Defenses Up The River" "Camp Jokes" "An Engagement at Mathias' Point" "Important Order by General Beauregard prohibiting persons from crossing the lines after the 30th. Four pages, very nice, clean condition. Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:37

$138.00
164594

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1864 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335606119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 16, 1864 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "The War News--Division of Sherman's Forces" "The Yankees in King & Queen--The Enemy We Are Fighting" "The History of the Military Operations of the Past Year in Mississippi & East Louisiana" which includes a very lengthy & detailed report of General Johnston, signed in type: J. E. Johnston, General. The back page includes; "Later From the North--The Spring Campaign--The Grand Object to be the Capture of Richmond--The Armies to be Concentrating Against It..." "A Negro Accidentally Shot" and other war-related items. ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:32

$88.00
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