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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393186394592

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

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Ends April 12, 2021 14:39

$47.00
188234

GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT Assumes Command of Armies 1864 CIVIL WAR Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153215078

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 18, 1864  * General Ulysses S. Grant  * Officially becomes commander * President Abraham Lincoln Among the front page heads on the Civil War are: "Important Military Movements" "General Grant's Order Assuming Command of the Union Armies". The brief report notes Grant's departure for Washington to assume command, plus the names of the members of his staff. What follows is the Presidential order appointing U.S. Grant commander of the armies of the United States, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. General Grant's statement assuming the command follows and is signed in type: U.S. Grant. Other Civil War related news throughout. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:03

$89.00
188106

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373465688852

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

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:54

$29.00
188105

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138985951

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

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:53

$28.00
188009

GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT Assumes Command of Armies 1864 CIVIL WAR Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134721556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL,  New York, March 26, 1864  * General Ulysses S. Grant  * Officially becomes commander * President Abraham Lincoln As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving reports from various fields of operation, carrying over to take all of pg. 2. Other items in this issue include: "The Grog Ration" "List of Prizes" takes half a page listing captures by the U.S. Navy, "Army & Navy Personal" "General Grant & the Army of the Potomac" "Lieut. Gen. Grant Assumes Command" which includes the official order of the President, signed: Abraham Lincoln, ... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:35

$35.00
187129

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373428468615

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

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:25

$340.00
186427

BATTLE OF JACKSON MS Mississippi Falls Captured MAP 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373387003619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 19, 1863  * Battle of Jackson, Mississippi * General Ulysses S. Grant victory * Vicksburg campaign The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "THE SITUATION IN MISSISSIPPI" showing from Mobile to Baton Rouge and north to West Point, Miss. Among the front page column heads are: "The Capture of Jackson, Miss." "The Rebels Twice Defeated" "Battle of Clear Hill" "The Enemy Routed with the Bayonet" "Capture of Port Gibson" "Success In Raising Colored Troops" "The Use the Rebels Put Them To" and much more. War reports inside as well including: "Slaveholding Murder" Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:09

$46.00
183670

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Slaves Emancipated in Washington D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145550224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on page 10: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "Approval of the Bill Abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Names & Antecedents of the Emancipation Commissioners" and more. The document is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. The front pag has considerable reporting from Congress debating the bill for abolishing slavery in the District of Columbia. It is followed by: "The President's Policy Explained" which carries... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$115.00
182791

Siege BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Gunboats Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 17, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson - Tennessee The front page features a nice & detailed map titled: "FORT DONELSON, TENN. The Scene of General Grant & Commodore Foote's Latest Achievement". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON"; "Details of Three Days Desperate Fighting"; "Terrific Fire of the Enemy on the Union Gunboats"; "Desperate Courage of the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$67.00
181625

Grant's GENERAL ORDER NO. 11 Expelling JEWS Abraham Lincoln Voids 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065176046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 5, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln rescinds * General Order No. 11 (1862) * Expelling all Jews - Jewish * Issued by Ulysses S. Grant Certainly the most notable content is the rather inconspicuous item on page 5 wherein President Lincoln rescinded Grant's General Order 11 to expel all Jews from his military district of Tennessee, Kentucky, and Mississippi. This Grant directive, issued on Dec. 11, 1862, is regarded as one of the most blatant anti-Semitic actions of the 19th century. This page 5 report notes the order was revoked, mentioning: "The action of Gen. Grant, in ordering all Israelites out of his Department, was too-day reversed by Gen. Halleck at the instance of the President. The 'Jewish persu... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:21

$670.00
179440

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Braxton Bragg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715347835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 28, 1863 * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee * Braxton Bragg vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the front page heads on the Civil War are: "Additional From The South" "Speculations & Facts from Chattanooga" "How Affairs Looked Before the Battle" "Bragg's Responsibilities Admitted" "Progress of the Siege of Charleston" "The Negroes Of The Southwest" "The Operations of Free Labor in the Cotton States" "Interesting Sketches of Scenes in Dixie" and more. Plus, this issue has the "Supplement" as well with its own masthead and stack of headlines, even more than found on the front page (see). Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:40

$33.00
179358

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392711051681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 14, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "From Longstreet's Command" "The Affair At Suffolk" "The Courts" " "From Northern Virginia - From Charleston" and a great wealth of ads. In addition to the lengthy editorial which begins: "It was van for Mr. Lincoln modestly to decline the office & duty of Pope...", page 2 includes: "Latest News From the North--The News of the Failure of the Raid on Richmond & Dahlgren's Death in the North--General Grant in Washington..." "The Military News--Military Council in Washington" "From Charleston" "The Yankee Congress" "Camp Lee" "Later from Europe--Rumours of Recognition by France" and other items. Complete a... See More  

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Ends April 02, 2020 15:55

$75.00
177765

CONFEDERATES FAILING Civil War Nearing the End Ulysses S. Grant 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889079319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 23, 1865 * Nearing the end of the American Civil War * Ulysses S. Grant & William T. Sherman * Quarrel between Jefferson Davis and His Congress Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "Johnston Flying from the Combined Armies" "Raleigh Said to be Evacuated" "Rebels Reported Falling Back to Hillsboro" "Goldsboro Formally Occupied..." "GRANT" "Sounds of Army Trains Moving Within the Enemy's Lines" and much more. Page 5 has: "A DIVIDED SOUTH" "Quarrel Between Jeff. Davis and His Congress" "An Irrepressible Conflict Between the Legislative & Executive Departments of the Bogus Confederacy" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:20

$31.00
174851

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Cavalry Greenback Raid Virginia1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742759133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 15, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Early report on the Greenback Raid Although there is much Civil War reporting on the front page perhaps the most significant a brief item near the bottom of the back, headed: "Guerrillas at Work Again on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" which reads: "A party of guerrillas captured the westward bound train on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad last night, robbed the passengers and burned the cars. No other particulars have been received." This is a very early report & consequently has few details. It is following by another headed: "Guerrillas in Maryland" mentioning that: "A small body of Moseby's guerrillas c... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:08

$57.00
171917

Rare SAVANNAH Yankee Occupation Post Confederate FALL 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372639153558

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

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Ends April 27, 2019 15:01

$520.00
151213

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371837068803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 6, 1864 * Rare rebel title There is much war-related content on the front page with heads & reports including: "The War News" "...All is quiet along General Lee's lines......" and smaller heads including: "Deserters From The Yankee Navy" "Alleged Defaulter" "Colonel Henry T. Gantt..." "Death of a Promising Young Marylander" with various other tidbits throughout the page. Plus there is more on the Civil War on the back page of this single sheet newspaper, including: "The Spring Campaign--Its Importance & Prospects--General Grant on the Road to Richmond--What is Before Us" and "Negro Equality in the North" "The Question In Congress--Yankee Senators Decla... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:30

$122.00
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