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198189

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095931728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 3, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War  This was one of very few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Among the reports are: "Our Virginia Correspondence" "The Surprise at Union City--A Plan For Flanking Island 10" "More of the Lincoln Troops Captured" "More of the Yankee Prisoners" "Casualties in the Valley Fight" "Mrs. Lincoln's Ball" "Casualties in the Valley Fight"& other items. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:48

$86.00
198033

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080351323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 21, 1861  * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Much of the front page is taken up with: "Finances Of Confederate Government" taking over 2 1/2 columns. Also on the ftpg: "The Call for Militia", "Hessian Deviltry at Harper's Ferry, Va." and "A Call Upon the Ladies of Richmond". The front page also has two illustrated runaway reward ads and many recruiting ads as well. The war news continues on the inside with: "The Importance of Sanitary Regulations for the Army", "Coast Defences---Marine & Water Batteries", "The Virginia Seaboard", "Educated Officers", "From Lynchburg", "Extortioners Fleecing the Sick & Wounded", "Skirmish at Harpe... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:20

$89.00
198026

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080349306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 14, 1864  * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "President Davis' Address to the Army" which is rather lengthy & signed in type: Jefferson Davis. This is a very nice, rousing address to his soldiers having near the end:"...Soldiers! Assured success awaits us in our holy struggle for liberty & independence & for the preservation of all that renders life desirable to honourable men..." & much more. Other ftpg. items include: "Exciting News from Mississippi" "From the Peninsula" "From the Rapidan--Official Dispatch" which is signed in type: R. E. Le... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:17

$226.00
197815

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061343561

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 June 06, 2022 07:45

$82.00
197780

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058185368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads & military notices but there are also: "The Capture & Destruction of the New York Steamer Roanoke" "The War in the Southwest - From Mobile" "The St. Albans Raid" "Proclamation Appointing a Day For Public Worship" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. The back page has over a column taken up with: "Correspondence Between Generals Lee and Grant Relative to the Treatment of Negro Soldiers & the Retaliatory Measure of Gen. Butler" which has a letter signed by each: R. E. Lee, Gen'l, and U.S. Grant. Other war... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:08

$136.00
197714

Rare CONFEDERATE STRONGHOLD Memphis TN Tennessee Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053803694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS WEEKLY APPEAL, Tennessee, November 27, 1861  * Rare Confederate stronghold publication 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 Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississippi, Atlanta, Georgia, and finally Montgomery, Alabama, where the plates wer... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$188.00
198155

Rare CONFEDERATE Port City of Wilmington NC CIVIL WAR 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374092340154

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 16, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication 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 page 2 include: "Weapons" "England & France Side with the Southern Confederacy" ""Loan for the Defense of the Confederate States" "Uncle Sam's Men Getting Tired of Pickens" and more. One article: "A Confab Between Old Abe and Old Scott" which includes: "...took place a few days ago between Abe Lincoln, LL.D., and Old Fuss and Feathers, during which the gouty old soldier told the King of all the Abolitionists a most unpleasant truth..." with m... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2022 09:30

$99.99
198144

Horseback FEMALE SPY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War CONFEDERATE 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394086414505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper:  DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 15, 1862  A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The ftpg. is taken up with ads plus news reports from Europe including: "The Mason-Slidell Affair" and the "Funeral of Prince Albert". Page 2 has a lengthy editorial which discusses several topics including how the winter has slowed the Yankee forces, and also: "The Condition of the Federal Treasury". Also on pg. 2: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War--Important From Cairo--Forward Movement--Nashville the Destination--Washington City Unhealthy--A Strange Story--A Female Spy on Horseback--Drunkenness in the Federal Army" and more. Other articles include: "The Department of Missouri" "The Evacuation ... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2022 08:09

$69.99
198143

1864 CONFEDERATE Civil War Old Newspaper NEGRO SOLDIERS Richmond VA Confederacy


eBay Auction Item # 374092226945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 3, 1864  * Negro soldiers A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page includes: "The Raids Around Richmond--Surprise Of the Enemy's Camp at Atlee--Retreat of the Yankees Across the Pamunkey--Incidents, etc." which takes two columns. Also: "From The Peninsula" "Allowance of Rations to Commissioned Officers--Purchase of Clothing, etc. The back page has a lengthy editorial, as well as: "Yankee Protection To Negro Soldiers--A 'Retaliation' Correspondence" which takes nearly a column. Also reports from: "The Virginia Legislature" and "Foreign Opinions of the War" and two Acts from the Confederate Congress. Complete as a single sheet newsp... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2022 08:04

$79.99
197479

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507277

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 19, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page includes: "From the Gulf" "The War News" "The New Six Per Cent Bonds" "Important Arrest of an Alleged Spy" "An Iron-Clad runs the Blockade" and more, including a brief report that: "The capture of Fort Pillow seems to be confirmed..." and also: "James Findlay, chaplain, 53 years old, was hung at Tunnel Hill to-day for encouraging mutiny & carrying on a secret correspondence with the enemy...". The back page features a very lengthy editorial beginning: "One point of contrast between these Confederates States & the invading Power has been highly gratifying to ourselves & has given us as favourable a reputation with the rest of the ... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:24

$78.00
197477

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040506898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 6, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy, where the Civil War began. The front page has: "Latest Northern News" "From Richmond" "From Savannah--Capture of the Steam Ship Lodona...""From Chattanooga--The Enemy at McMinnville, Tennessee" "Skirmishing with Pope's Forces--A Great Battle Imminent--The President Determined to Retaliate" "Release of Confederate Prisoners--Negotiations About Butler--Proclamation from Lincoln" and more. Other war-related items inside. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some staining & minor loss at the blank margins, generally good.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$92.00
197139

Rare CONFEDERATE MEMPHIS TN Montgomery Alabama Civil War SAVANNAH 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006286160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, December 22, 1864  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting * Warning: Savannah about to Fall! 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. The "Memphis Daily Appeal", dedicated to the Southern cause rallying both civilians & soldiers, it was the most important newspaper of the region, soon famously known as the "Moving... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:31

$239.00
197138

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 15, 1862  * Rare Confederate title from the deep South Among the front page item are: "The Federal Raid Up the Tennessee River--Gen. Johnston's Order Disregarded" "What the Morning Journals Say" "Fort Donelson" "The 'Sinews of The War' -- Troubles of the Federal Treasury". There are also 14 ftpg. ads headed: "Confederate States Marshal's Sale". Page 2 has some graphically nice war heads under an engraving of a cannon: "Special Dispatches To The Delta" "Brilliant Victory" "The Federal Badly Whipped by Gen. Pillow" "From Lincolndom Via Norfolk". Also: "Latest From Fort Donelson" and on page 3: "Battle of Belmont--Official Report taking 1 1/2 columns, and more. The bkpg. is... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$144.00
197063

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital w/ Braxton Bragg Report Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394009990457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 30, 1863   * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "The enemy's Account of The Attack on Port Hudson" "Latest News From the North" "Fatal Accident from Fire Arms" "Latest From the North" "Morgan's Late Fight" "Another 'Raid' In Tennessee--Capture of 800 Prisoners" which is a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg. The back page has an interesting editorial, plus reports from: "The Confederate Congress" and an item on: "The Confederate Tax Bill" and the "Virginia Legislature". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, some light damp staining, generally nice condition.

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Ends April 30, 2022 14:57

$79.00
196978

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battle of Murfreesboro 1863 Civil War VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992312012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 12, 1863  * Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee * From the capital of the Confederacy There is much war reporting here, from the Confederate perspective, including front page items with small heads: "Treatment of Negroes in the Government Service" "Yankee Army Coming" "Raising A Company" "Catching Deserters" "Latest From the North--The Battle of Murfreesboro in the North--The Yankee Claim a 'Glorious Victory'--Official Dispatch from Rosecranz" includes 2 dispatches on this historic battle signed by him in type: W. S. Rosecranz[s]. "The Yankee Secretary of War in Exultation Over the News" "The Enemy's Loss--Some of their Killed & Wounded" "The Enemy Acknowledge A Great Defeat At Vicks... See More  

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Ends April 25, 2022 13:23

$145.00
196514

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373965215642

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 April 07, 2022 13:07

$1,165.00
196513

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA in Confederate Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393975894190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 30, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Admiral David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A very historic report as page 3 contains an early account of the fall of New Orleans to the Yankees, which obviously was a solemn admonition for a Confederate newspaper. The report is taken from Yankee sources with the top of a page 3 column headed: "Telegraphic News" "The Surrender of New Orleans--Correspondence Between the Federal Commander & Mayor Monroe" Included is the full text of the letter signed in type, D. G. Farragut, to the mayor of New Orleans, signed, John Monroe (see for portions). Many other reports on the Civil War within but the pale in comparison to the... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:06

$165.00
196487

CONFEDERATE Abraham Lincoln REBELS Mockery CIVIL WAR Richmond VA 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393971658817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 11, 1862  * Abraham Lincoln mockery  * King George III comparison  * From the rebel capital Half of the front page is taken up with ads, and half with news & other items including: "The Case of Brownlow" "Mr. Thomas' Plan for the Reorganization of the Virginia Forces" "There's Life in the Old Land Yet" "Scraps For War Times" and a few other smaller items. Page two includes the always interesting editorial which focuses in part on a comparison of King George III of England and Abraham Lincoln, one part noting: "George III is dead and gone. He was probably a bad man, as he certainly was a mistaken one; but it is a gross insult to his memory to compare such a person as Lincoln ... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2022 10:39

$82.00
196235

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393950709823

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1864  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Additional From The North" "The Revolution in the North--Great Indignation at the Military Arrests of the Administration..." "Disaffection In The Yankee Army--the Soldiers Refusing to Fight--Their Confessions of the Atrocities of Their Men" "The Latest from the North--Reorganization of the Army of the Potomac--The Next On To Richmond to Be by a New Route--Later From Vicksburg--Fort Donelson Attacked By the Rebels--A Dash Into Warrenton" "From Fredericksburg". The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one including in part: "...It may be that no gre... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2022 13:32

$83.00
196057

Very Rare CONFEDERATE South Carolina CAMDEN SC Civil War 1864 Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926468163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CAMDEN DAILY JOURNAL, South Carolina, August 4, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * William T. Sherman * March to the sea is stopped? A nice and quite rare title from late in the Confederacy. The front page has various news items concerning the war including: "The news of the defeat & capture of the most famous of all the Yankee raiders comes in like a welcome gleam of sunshine upon what was fast growing to be a very dark picture...But the scene has changed. The army of Tennessee, after inflicting another terrible chastisement upon the foe, still stands like a wall of fire around Atlanta, & Sherman, baffled & disappointed, is as far as ever from the mastery of the 'doomed city'..." with more (see photos). Also: "... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:03

$425.00
196055

Rare CONFEDERATE COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Jeff. Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925453994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, May 3, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication A very scarce title from the Confederacy. Page 2 has an editorial headed: “Extortioners As Soldiers” and also: “War News” which has a variety of reports & subheads including: “Fight In East Tennessee” “Good Reports From Mississippi” “Important Proclamation” which begins: “Lieut. Gen. Polk has issued an important proclamation to all the soldiers in his department absent from their commands without leave. He offers pardon to all who will report for duty within ten days…” (see); “Cavalry Fight at Ringgold Gap”. Also: “From Virginia” begins: “Burnside has certainly arrived at Alexandria & is moving rapidly to form a junction with Grant in Cul... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:02

$255.00
196054

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925453684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, October 14, 1864  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: ""Forrest's Operations" taking half a column; "The Saltville Fight" "Federal Accounts from the Richmond Front" "Grant's Losses" "Yankee Reports from Virginia" "Peace" "From the Front" "General Orders No. 10" and other war-related items. The back page includes: "General Hood's Position and Purposes" "Something Reliable" "A Prudent Forecast" "The Third Alabama Regiment--How it Escaped Capture" "L... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:02

$330.00
196051

Rare BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Jefferson Davis 1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925452549

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 3, 1863  * Battle of Stones River - Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Very rare publication This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. The most notable content in the issue is the back page report headed: "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "Confederate Victory Confirmed" "Additional Particulars" which includes a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see). Also on the back page are: "From Vicksburg" "The Future At Vicksburg" "Death of Col. James L. Autry" "Letter From Grenada" "River Warfare" "Proclamation By The President" takes almost an entire column and is signed in type: Jefferson ... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:01

$255.00
196050

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926465743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 19, 1861  * Civil War beginning * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Rare Confederate publication 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 the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. Neighboring South Carolina... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 13:00

$210.00
196040

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA w/ Battle of Chickamauga 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925444633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 24, 1863  * From the capital of the Confederacy * Battle of Chickamauga - Georgia A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "From City Point--The Flag of Truce" and more. Perhaps the most interesting item is: "The Late Major General Hood" which has much on an untrue event--he died in 1879. The report includes: "The melancholy news of the death of Major-General John B. Hood is fully confirmed by the telegraphic dispatches...He was several wounded during the battle in Tennessee, and died under the amputation of his leg..." followed by much on his life & career. He was injured at Chickamauga & had is leg amputa... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:53

$67.00
196039

Rare CONFEDERATE Port City of Wilmington NC CIVIL WAR 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393926460682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 17, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Pages 2 & 3 have various Civil War reports including: "Order Of Battle Accompaniment to Gen. McDowell's Report" "The Sick & Wounded" "Difficulty of Getting Troops" "Holmes' Brigade" "How They Return Our Kindness" and more. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:52

$68.00
195975

Rare PORT ROYAL SC South Carolina UNION Occupation 1863 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393919860380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW SOUTH, Port Royal, South Carolina, Sept. 26, 1863  * Rare Union occupation publication in the South This newspaper was established in March of 1862 after its capture by Union forces during the early part of the Civil War. Issued in a "military command", the newspaper sought to provide mostly military reports and other items. It is also interesting that a Union newspaper was published in South Carolina considering the state remained a Confederate stronghold until near the end of the war. This issue has interesting war content with articles including: "The Bombardment of Sumter on the 30th" "Fort Sumter' "Our Iron-Clad Fleet" "Charleston Chivalry" "Grand Review on Morris Island" "Charleston News" 'News Fro the No... See More  

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Ends March 08, 2022 08:38

$190.00
195961

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373920161156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 11, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their masthead. Front page reports include: "From Gen. Lee's Army" "From Richmond - Operations in the Valley" "Later Yankee News" "Siege of Charleston" "The Yankee Raider" "The Sinking Finances of the North--Enormous Accumulation of Debt" "The Virginia War News" "Gen. Morgan's Campaign into Kentucky" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, a few discrete archival mends at the margins, minor margin tears, generally good.

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Ends March 07, 2022 13:35

$82.00
195686

P. G. T. BEAUREGARD Letter & re. Battle of Gettysburg 1863 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373893480383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, August 27, 1863  * P. G. T. Beauregard letter * re. Battle of Gettysburg * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all war-related news would flow. In additional to many advertisements, the front page has: "From General Lee's Army & The Valley--Other Movements" "Another Prize on the Rappahannock" "Look At Them" "The Situation In Tennessee" "Yankee Raid Into King George" "From Mississippi" "City Intelligence" "Rumors From the Southwest" and other smaller items. The back page is surrounded by a wide black mourning rule for the death of the former governor, as noted at the beginning of the editorial: "The Hon. John ... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2022 12:18

$82.00
193218

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1863 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728543790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, June 19, 1863  * Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War The ftpg. contains a first column report headed: "Dismissal of the British Consul at Richmond" which concerns President Jefferson Davis revoking George Moore's duties as an agent for the Confederacy in England. This is following by a related document headed; "Letters Patent -- Revoking Exequator of George Moore, Her Britannic Majesty's Consul at Richmond" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis, and J. P. Benjamin, Secretary of State. The ftpg. also has some nice Civil War reports with heads: "Very Latest from Vicksburg--Highly Interesting & Reliable Particulars of the Assaults" which takes nearly a full column... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2022 14:30

$172.00
195575

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus Georgia GA Stonewall Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869599940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Feb. 8, 1862  * Very rare Confederate title * General Stonewall Jackson 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 is an interesting one: "The Richmond Whig is pained to hear that Gen. Jackson ('Stone Wall') has resigned his commission in the army, and says that 'in him the service loses one of the bravest of the brave--the idol of his soldiers, and the herald of victory.' The cause assigned is that he considers himself wronged by appointments to outrank him." Not true, in fact he would be killed by friendly fire at Chancellorsville on May 2, 1863.... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:26

$127.00
195330

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834730006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: The DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 2, 1861  * Very rare Confederate publication This is a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, not uncommon from the Confederacy where newsprint was often difficult to come by. From the early part of the Civil War with many items relating to it, including article headed "Resolutions of Mississippi on the Victories in Virginia" is concerning Bull Run; and "Admission of Missouri as a Member of the Southern Confederacy" includes the bill to admit Missouri as a Confederate state (see); plus "The News From Missouri" and a letter from Camp Holmes in Virginia with some interesting war-related reports.  The bkpg. is almost entirely taken up with ads. Some minor... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:53

$225.00
195317

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia CORINTH MS Siege 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373845499726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 21, 1862  * Siege of Corinth, Mississippi * General P. G. T. Beauregard A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page is filled with ads, and pg. 2 begins with an editorial which starts: "It is impossible to over-estimate the importance of the crisis on the Peninsula. On that theatre the fate of the first American Revolution was decided & it may be that the second also may find its solution there..." with much more. Other reports inside include: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "The Union Victories in Congress" 'The Merrimac Affair In Europe" "We Have Not Borne Arms" "The Confederate Congress" "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--The Def... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:48

$83.00
195214

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820568186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 26, 1863  * Rare rebel publication A nice single sheet issue (typical late in the war) with a full masthead, with front page reports headed: "The Yankees Across the Rappahannock" "Appointments In the Department" "The Nautical Jeffreys" "Our Military Resources with several subheads: "Latest News From the North with subheads including: "The Capture of Arkansas Post--The Fight at Vicksburg--Federal Loss--Affairs in the Southwest--The Yankee Congress...". Also a full column headed: "Latest News From the North--Active Operations Resumed at Fredericksburg--Advance of Burnside's Army--the Yankees Recross the River...". Plus small heads: "Confederate States Prison Items" "More Aid for t... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:55

$78.00
194679

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811710358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 30, 1863  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "Promotions In The Army" "The Raid on Southwestern Virginia" "From Bragg's Army" and more. A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:17

$87.00
194395

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393706546340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 11, 1864 * Rare rebel publication Various Civil War news with a Confederate bias, making for interesting reading as such. Among the front page items are: "The War News" which has several subheads including: "From Petersburg" & "Burnside's Movements". Other war news include: "Latest News From the North--Our Army in Maryland--Capture of Martinsburg, Harper's Ferry and Hagerstown by Our Forces" "The Situation in Georgia--The Falling Back of Johnston" "A Chapter of Yankee Outrages and a few other smaller items. The back page has more war reporting including much editorial comment, one beginning: "President Lincoln calls for another half million of soldiers; and the Federal Congress having ... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:20

$64.00
194145

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778830826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Aug. 25, 1862  * Very rare Confederate publication If the title and city of publication seem to disagree, they do not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississippi,... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:49

$238.00
194012

Rare CONFEDERATE COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Jeff. Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772056580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Sept. 29, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication The front page has: "Interesting Northern News - A New Cartel of Exchange--Forrest and Washburne". Inside has: "What The Ladies Say" "Our Army Correspondence" "From Virginia" "Latest Northern News" "How To Recruit The Army" "War News - South Carolina - Virginia - From Petersburg" and more. Four pages, small folio size, generally good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:05

$164.00
193922

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393644122375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 18, 1861  * From the capital of the Confederacy Half of the ftpg. is taken up with advertisements while the other half includes: "The Rebels & Their Capital" "Richmond and Its Environs" "Notes of a Recent Tour in the South" which is a report from the New York Herald. Page 2 includes an editorial which discusses, in part, the Mason-Slidell affair (small hold causes loss to about 3 words at the beginning: see). Also on page 2 is: "The Latest Northern News" with many subheads including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "A Grand Torchlight Procession to General M'Clellan" "A Riot in a Northern Regiment" "Mrs. Lincoln in New York" "The War In Missouri--Removal of General Fremont--His F... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2021 12:51

$64.00
193920

Col. ULRIC DAHLGREN AFFAIR Secret Plot on Confederate President 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373765259779

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 5, 1864 * Colonel Ulric Dahlgren Affair * Failed raid on Richmond * Secret papers found on Dahlgren's body * American Civil War - Jefferson Davis  There is an intriguing story within the front page reports recently brought to fore in an episode of "America's Hidden Stories" on the Smithsonian Channel. The intrigue is about the capture of papers from Union officer Col. Ulric Dahlgren which included orders to burn Richmond and assassinate the Confederate President, Jefferson Davis. This created an outrage among the Confederates, with a demand that the Yankees disclose who was behind the murder plot. Was it Meade? Was it Lincoln? Was it Stanton? Was Davis implicit in retaliatin... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2021 12:50

$177.00
193902

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393641716404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, May 28, 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 has a: "Proclamation - To the People of the Confederates States" for a day of thanksgiving & prayer, signed in type: Jefferson ... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:33

$84.00
193850

CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia w/ Abraham Lincoln Negro Troops 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393638350038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 13, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * Abraham Lincoln - Negro troops From the Confederate capital.  Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The Fight at Southwest Mountain--Further Particulars" "From the Rip Raps" "Norfolk Portsmouth & Suffolk" "Important Decision of Lincoln--Negro Regiments Rejected" Complete as a single sheet issue, good condition.

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:54

$73.00
193279

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731750663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, May 29, 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. Among the column heads on the war are: "Noble Old Virginia" "Telegraphic News" which has many war-related dispatches; "The Killing of Ellswort... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:30

$81.00
193233

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY 1865 Richmond VA Virginia Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728549818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 24, 1865  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy but from its capital as well.  The ftpg; has: "The War News" which includes several subheads including: "Gold & Currency" "The War Office" "Military Exemptions in Congress" "The Richmond Lines" and a bit more. Also on the ftpg: "Additional From the North "Wilmington Not To Be Attacked" "Deplorable Condition of Kentucky" "General Joseph 'E. Johnston" plus "City Intelligence" and various advertisements. The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial touching on several war-related topics, beginning: "Thing have come to that pass when constancy of purpose & determination are sure to secure what we have ... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:40

$94.00
193232

Rare CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis Thanksgiving Procl. 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585455853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 26, 1865  * Jefferson Davis Thanksgiving proclamation * Rare Confederate publication Not only a Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The War News" with various reports from the different fields of battle, subheads including: "Deserters from the Yankee Army" "The Blockade" "The Nashville Disaster" and more. Also: "Spirit of the Army" "The Courts" "City Intelligence" and various advertisements. The back page has a lengthy editorial which begins: "In our patient & good humoured army there is now & then a slight grumble of dissatisfaction at the long-continued failure to issue their pay..." with much more. There is also a:... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:39

$124.99
193231

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728549454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 7, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy Among the front page items are: "The Yankees In King George" "The Conservatives of the North--Resolutions Of  The State Legislature" "The West & The War--Where are the Interests of the West?" "Abolition Legislature--The Bill of All Abominations--Military Arrests in the North" "Abolition Philanthropy--Sambo North and Sambo South" "The Press & Congress" "A Bold Voice Against Lincoln" and other war-related items. The back page has a nearly two column editorial which touches on several war-related topics. There is also much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature" and other smaller items. Complete as a single sh... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:39

$76.00
193067

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia - General Stonewall Jackson 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569934798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 25, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The War On Women" "Morgan's Movements In Kentucky" "Affairs at Harper's Ferry--The Daring of Stonewall Jackson" "From the South" "The Terrors of Bombardment" "The End of the Union" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, minor loss to an upper corner affects no text, good condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 12:04

$78.00
192980

CONFEDERATE Battle of Seven Pines Fair Oaks Civil War 1862 Charleston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393561859123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, June 13, 1862  * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * From the origin of the Civil War From this stronghold of the Confederacy. War-related reports include: "The Naval Battle Off Memphis" "The News of the War--Full Yankee Accounts of the Battle of the Seven Pines" which takes over 2 columns; "From Chattanooga" "All Quite Along the Lines". Complete as a single sheet issue with full banner masthead, loss to some blank margin at the top not touching any text, minimal fold rubbing, some foxing.

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Ends October 09, 2021 08:00

$77.00
192692

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Abraham Lincoln 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393533667044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, June 13, 1864  * Rare publication from the origin of the Civil War A wealth of Civil War reporting from this Confederate stronghold with column heads including: "Summary of Northern Intelligence" "Lincoln Re-nominated by the Baltimore Republican Convention" "Grant Besieging Richmond by Parallel Approaches" "Forrest's Operations in the West" "The Campaign in North Georgia" "The Enemy's Dash on Petersburg" "The Confederate Congress" "Casualties in the 20th Reg. S.C.V. Near Gaines' Farm" which takes a full column. Single sheet, full banner masthead, various damp staining & some foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:25

$74.00
192672

Rare CONFEDERATE First Battle of Charleston Harbor SC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373698497608

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 11, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston Harbor * Rare Confederate publication The front page includes: "A Word of Justice" "Further From Charleston!" "The Turret of the Iron-Clads Pierced!" "Splendid Spirits of Our Men!" "The Law of Impressment" and more, including a dispatch signed in type: G.T. Beauregard. The back page has: "The Attack On Charleston" "Details of the Fight!", a lengthy editorial, and much news headed: "Confederate Congress". A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:07

$82.00
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