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194557

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809157712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans Louisiana LA * Mississippi River naval engagement * Yorktown, Virginia Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Siege of Yorktown" "The Rebels Becoming More Wide Awake" "Another Gallant Skirmish & Destruction of a Rebel Battery" "The Capture of New Orleans" "Surrender of the City Without Resistance" "Terrific Fighting for Two Days Below the City" "Rebel Accounts of the Bombardment of Fort Jackson" "A Successful Cavalry Skirmish Near Corinth" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:01

$42.00
194450

Rare CONVENT LA St. James Parish Louisiana French & English Lang. 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373797580075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LE LOUISIANAIS, Convent, Louisiana, Sept. 14, 1878  * Very rare publication from the deep South A scarce title which existed from 1865 thru 1883, but of which very few issues surface. A four page issue with the pages 1 &2 in French, pages 3 & 4 in English. Folio size, small library stamp within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2021 10:37

$68.00
194349

Historic LOUISIANA PURCHASE w/ Full Text United States Expansion 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702890919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, October 31, 1803  * Historic Louisiana Purchase * Full text of the acquisition * Expansion of the United States The complete text of the Louisiana Purchase Treaty, with both conventions, is found on page 2. It is prefaced with an article headed: "Louisiana Treaty!" noting in part: "Yesterday...the Senate ratified the Louisiana Treaty, 24 votes in the affirmative and seven in the negative...We congratulate our fellow citizens on the prompt approbation given by the Senate to this important act...we have no doubt will in a short time receive the final ratification of the President of the United States...". The Louisiana Purchase of 1803 brought into the United States about 828,000 squa... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:19

$640.00
194532

YELLOW FEVER EPIDEMIC Outbreak Shreveport LA Memphis Viral Disease1873 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393719047407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 26, 1873 * Yellow Fever epidemic of 1873 * Shreveport, Louisiana LA & Memphis The top of page 12 has one column headings: "YELLOW FEVER" "Encouraging Accounts from Memphis and Shreveport" and more. (see) Complete with 16 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 30, 2021 09:49

$26.99
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
193709

Rare 19th Century WEST BATON ROUGE LA Louisiana The Sugar Planter 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373753049684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, May 29, 1886  * From the deep South A quite uncommon title from the South. We had a few issues from the first year of the Civil War. this this is the first of a post-war issue. Various news & ads off the day, four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:47

$39.00
193671

Great MARDI GRAS King Rex Carnival New Orleans Louisiana Parade 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752905413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 26, 1936  * Great Mardi Gras issue * Climax of the carnival w/ Rex For Mardi Gras collectors the festivities at New Orleans are of prime importance during the days before the beginning of Lent. Newspaper accounts from across the country report the doings in New Orleans, but having a New Orleans newspaper reporting the Mardi Gras is about as good as could be expected. This issue features a banner headline across the front page: "CARNIVAL CAPITAL CELEBRATES MARDI GRAS JOYOUSLY" with an uncommonly large front page photo headed: "Parade of Rex Pictured Through Iron Lace of Old New Orleans" with various front page text on the parade of Tuesday. Terrific to have this re... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:39

$135.00
193568

Rare WEST FLORIDA Louisiana Pensacola FL Mississippi River MAP 1772 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373747976385

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1772  * Nice map of "West Florida" * Pensacola, Florida, to New Orleans, Louisiana * Plate of a rare bird from the Hudson Bay Certainly the most notable item in this issue is the very nice foldout map titled: "A Map of Part of WEST FLORIDA" from Pensacola to the Mouth of Iberville River, with a View to shew the Proper Spot for a Settlement on the Mississippi." The map shows much detail (see) and includes a nice inset of a "Plan for a New Settlement". This area is present-day Pensacola, Florida to the river delta at New Orleans, and includes Biloxi, Mississippi and Mobile, Alabama. The map measures 8 by 14 inches. Relating to this foldout map is a lengthy article title... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:33

$435.00
193546

Rare 1854 Antebellum NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana w/ Crimean War Maps 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393614460518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, Dec. 3, 1854 * Two great maps on the Crimean War * Sevastopol Ukraine * Rare antebellum title from the deep South Almost the entire front page is taken up with reports on the Crimean War, with items headed: "Sevastopol Retaken" "Position of the Allies" "The Attack on Sevastopol" and more. The prime feature of the ftpg. is a detailed map headed: "MAP OF THE SEAT OF WAR--Military Position of the Allied Forces Before Sevastopol". But of greater significance is the terrific & very unusual page 2 engraving--simply huge taking over half of the page--headed: "MAP OF SEVASTOPOL" which rather than a map is actually a 3 dimensional engraving of the town & port showing ships in the bay, lo... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 12:37

$96.00
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
193064

GRAND JUNCTION Tennessee MAP & Fort Macon Surrender 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569929306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1862  * Grand Junction, Tennessee * Siege of Fort Macon ends * Baton Rouge, Louisiana The front page features a Civil War map headed: "Probable Retreat of Beauregard To Grand Junction" showing the Corinth vicinity at the Mississippi Tennessee, Alabama border. Column heads on the Civil War include: "Capture of Fort Macon Officially Confirmed" "Reported Evacuation of Corinth & Memphis" "Rebels Inconsolable Over the Loss of New Orleans" "Execution of a Union man as a Spy in Richmond" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 11:58

$42.00
192962

HUEY LONG Death Burial Louisiana Senator 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393560236739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, September 11, 1935 * Huey Long shot and close to death * Louisiana Senator This 12 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page that include: "LONG'S FINAL PLACE OF REST IS CHOSEN ON CAPITAL GROUNDS" and more. Other news of the day throughout. Light browning with some margin wear and spine creasing, otherwise good.

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Ends October 08, 2021 14:05

$34.00
192604

Very Rare & Early NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Antebellum 1819 Southern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393521316272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ORLEANS GAZETTE & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER, June 9, 1819  * Very rare & early deep South publication This is one of the earliest newspapers from Louisiana we have had the pleasure to offer. The front page has "Arrival of The President in Savannah" with much detail, taking over a full column. Also an address: "To the Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of Savannah" signed in type by the President: James Monroe. Complete as a single sheet issue with just a column masthead at the top of the front page. Verification of this unusual layout is found in Brigham (History & Bibliography of American Newspapers) where it states: "...and in 1818-1820 there was no title except column heading." A discrete tape mend across the center, a pen... See More  

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:32

$167.00
192281

MISSOURI COMPROMISE & Mordecai Noah Jewish Grand Island Settlement1820 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497412517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 11, 1820  * Missouri Compromise * Maine and Missouri become states * Mordecai Manuel Noah... Grand Island... Jewish settlement The top of the front page has an article which announces the approval of the Missouri Compromise: "The bills for the admission of Maine and Missouri into the union have been respectively signed by the president of the United States and become laws. The latter without restriction as to slavery, but containing the provision to prevent its further extension, forever, north of 36 1/2 deg. north latitude, except within that state." (see). The front page also has a nice editorial concerning the Missouri Compromise headed: "The Slave Question", a major issue of ... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:54

$145.00
184248

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198502403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 20, 1864  * Rare publication from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman & the Atlanta campaign Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Important From Hood--Our Army on the Outskirts of Chattanooga" "Successful Skirmishing In Florida" "Yankee Reports from Louisiana" "From the Trans-Mississippi" "The Yankee Prisoners at Florence" "From the Georgia Front" "Sherman's Report on the Atlanta Campaign" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the fir... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2021 15:18

$83.00
192221

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393488744479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 28, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of the few newspapers which had: "Confederate States of America" printed in the masthead (see). There is much reporting on the Civil War--from the Confederate perspective--including ftpg. items headed: "From Orange C.H.--Yankee Army Ordered to Move--Mosby Harassing the Enemy--Surprise of a Picket" "From Dalton--Dash Of Yankee Cavalry" "From Richmond--Affairs at the Capital" "Latest  From New Orleans--Yankees Claim a Drawn Battle in the Late Fighting" "From Demopolis, Ala." "From Mississippi--Wirt Adams' Victory--The Enemy Retreating" "The Federal Defeat in Louisiana" "Siege of Charleston" "Mr. Lon... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:44

$96.00
191596

LOUISIANA REBELLION Creole Spanish Occupation of New Orleans 1766 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393445899041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 26, 1766  * Louisiana Rebellion - Creole revolt * Spanish Occupation of New Orleans Inside has a report headed: "America" with a Charleston, S.C. dateline. There are several news items, one of which notes: "...that the Spanish governor...was arrived at New Orleans in order to take possession of that place..." with more on the French leaving because: "...they had rather live under the Turkish than the Spanish government." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2021 06:46

$37.00
191243

YELLOW FEVER Disease Epidemic Outbreak New Orleans LA Louisiana 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417730900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 26, 1905 * New Orleans, Louisiana * Yellow fever epidemic * Last outbreak in America The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MANY NEW CASES OF YELLOW FEVER" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 29, 2021 15:31

$42.00
191213

Rare Antebellum NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Pre Civil War Deep South 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417528123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY CRESCENT, New Orleans, Louisiana, Aug. 26, 1850  * Rare antebellum publication Newspapers from the Deep South are particularly difficult to find from before the Civil War, but here is one. Over half of the front page is taken up with ads. Given its strategic location along the Mississippi it is not surprising that there are 35 illustrated ship ads. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, good condition.

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Ends July 29, 2021 12:21

$33.00
191063

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Campaign of the Carolinas w/ Civil War MAP 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373624248154

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 25, 1865  * General William T. Sherman * Campaign of the Carolinas w/ map * Battles of Bentonville & Averasborough The front page has a nice map titled: "SHERMAN IN NORTH CAROLINA". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "THE BATTLE IN NORTH CAROLINA" "Rebel Reports of the Fighting at Averysboro and Bentonsville on the 16th and 19th Inst." "Rebel Victories in Both Actions" "A Defeat of Sherman's Main Army by Johnston Claimed" "THE SOUTH" "Reported Rebel Successes in Florida and Louisiana" "GRANT" "The Rebels Open Fire on Our Working Places" and more. Eight pages, minor binding slits at the blank spine, bit of fold foxing, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2021 12:05

$52.00
190797

New Oreleans LA Louisiana YELLOW FEVER Jack Epidemic PANDEMIC 1897 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393388217412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 27, 1897 * New Orleans, Louisiana * Yellow fever - jack * Epidemic - pandemic The front page has a one column heading: "Fever's Devastation" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 4 pages, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 10, 2021 09:42

$40.00
190471

Great CAPTURING OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana American Civil War MAP1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346557349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans in progress Most of the front page is taken up with a huge & terrific Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT FROM NEW ORLEANS. Terrific Bombardment of Fort Jackson on the Mississippi---The Rebel Defenses at New Orleans". Related reports are on page 3. Page 4 has another map: "The Engagement At Needham's Cut Off" with related text. Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:06

$76.00
190429

EARL FAMILY MURDERS Welsh LA, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393343388228

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 26, 1902 * Earl family murders by farmhand * Welsh, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana The top of the front page is a two column headline: "SIX MEMBERS OF ONE FAMILY WERE MURDERED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:30

$44.00
190417

Post COLFAX MASSACRE Riots St. Martinville Louisiana LA Murders 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393343370902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Indiana, May 9, 1873 * Post Colfax massacre - riot * St. Martinville Parish, Louisiana * Unrest continues in the State The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "LOUISIANA" "Kellogg's Metropolitan and the Resisters Facing Each Other" "Arrest of the Mayor of St. Martinsville for High Treason" and more and related map. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:18

$37.00
190093

SHREVEPORT LA Louisiana Prophet Smith NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576303978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 20, 1901 * Shreveport, Louisiana * Negroes lynchings The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NEGROES LYNCHED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, irregular at the bottom spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 11, 2021 08:14

$44.00
189809

NEW ORLEANS RIVERFRONT Louisiana Mississippi River FIRE Disaster 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393276040723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1905 * New Orleans riverfront fire disaster The front page has a two column heading: "NEW ORLEANS LOSES $5,000,000 BY FIRE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 28, 2021 14:43

$38.00
189555

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547412344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 24, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page has: "The War News" beginning: "There is nothing new from Petersburg...The enemy are still upon the Weldon railroad...The battle of last Sunday was not half the battle we at one time thought it...". Also: "The Situation at Mobile" with subheads: "A Naval Skirmish" and "Fort Morgan". Also: "From Georgia" which begins: "There was heavy artillery firing on the centre last night..." and much more. There is also: "From Petersburg" and a: "List of Casualties" from the fight near Petersburg. The back page has the always interesting and vitriolic editorial, taking two columns, with one bit noting: "...Every good man was gratified lately on read... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:53

$87.00
189125

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Battle of Shiloh Pittsburg Landing 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226825520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 1, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * American Civil War Front page one column headlines include: "Our Fleet Before The City" "The Troops Not Yet Landed" "All The Rebel Gunboats Burnt" "A Famine At Norfolk" "Death Of Mr. Lincoln's Brother-In-Law" "The War For the Union" "Highly Important From Pittsburg" "A Severe Skirmish with the Rebels" "The Union Forces Victorious" which is concerning the battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. The back page has: "The Battle Of Pittsburg Landing" "Reports of Division Commanders in Gen. Grant's Army" with nice detail on this historic battle taking half of the page. Eight pages, uncut, a little central fold wear,... See More  

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:41

$47.00
188750

1908 DIXIE TORNADO OUTBREAK Louisiana Mississippi & More DISASTER 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373501277106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 25, 1908 * 1908 Dixie tornado outbreak * Southern United States disaster * Amite, LA & Purvis, MS - & more The front page has a banner headline: "HUNDREDS KILLED AND MORE INJURED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 16, 2021 15:26

$44.00
188067

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135675194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 22, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Among the front page items are: "First Engagement In Kentucky" which includes: "An engagement took place on the 19th in Easter Kentucky between 800 Confederates and 1800 Federals, in which the Federals were completely routed." with a bit more. Also: "Norther Reports from Western Virginia" "Later From Richmond" "Gen. Buckner's Address to the People of Kentucky" & "Gen. Floyd's Engagement with Rosencranz". More war items on pages 2 & 3 along with many ads, and the bkpg. is filled with ads included one headed: "Sale of Negroes" with details. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral F... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 16:22

$105.00
186858

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417683191

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

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$79.00
186796

President THOMAS JEFFERSON Losing Virginia Popularity 1802 Hudson NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075058427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, April 6, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Losing popularity in Virginia ? Over a full page is taken up with an interesting letter: "To my Fellow Citizens of Richmond" signed by: James Rind. It is prefaced with: "Mr. Jefferson is said to be losing his popularity in Virginia as fast as he acquired it, and the following address from a gentleman, who was formerly amongst his greatest admirers, & who is the most respectable of the party in...Richmond, is a full proof that the report has good foundation...". Another page has: "By a treaty recently concluded between his Catholic majesty and the first Consul, SPAIN CEDES to FRANCE the POSSESSION OF LOUISIANA...", a ste... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:24

$33.00
186520

Colonel AARON BURR CONSPIRACY Treasonous Cabal 1807 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058058254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 28, 1807  * Colonel Aaron Burr The ftpg. has a notable Proclamation signed by William Claiborne, gov. of the Louisiana Territory, concerning the Burr Conspiracy. It begins: "Whereas I have received information that certain persons are combining & confederating in a traitorous project to subvert the authority of the government of the United States over a portion of the territories thereof...". Page 3 has even better & lengthier content on the Burr Conspiracy, including a letter to Congress from the President noting information received from Gen. Wilkinson, signed: Th. Jefferson. Then a letter signed by: A. Burr, then very lengthy & informative letter signed by: James Wilkin... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:16

$55.00
185230

LSU TIGERS Nick Saban Wins 2004 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292345200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 5, 2004 * LSU - Louisiana State University * Wins Sugar Bowel vs. Oklahoma * Wins National Championship * Nick Saban's first college football title Near the bottom of the front page is a three column color photo of Nick Saban celebrating his first national championship with his players. Also a heading: "LSU Defeats Oklahoma; USC Beats BCS" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Not Quite Crystal Clear" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:17

$52.00
185115

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284470238

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

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:38

$370.00
184805

Very Rare PLAQUEMINE Iberville Parish Louisiana Baton Rouge LA 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392968986227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY IBERVILLE SOUTH, Plaquemine, Louisiana, Dec. 8, 1866  * Rare publication from the deep South Uncommon newspaper from this town just south of Baton Rouge and from shortly after the end of the Civil War. "Union List of Newspapers" notes just 4 institutions having any holdings of this title, and none have issues of this early date. This is a bi-lingual newspaper, as the front leaf is entirely in English, and the back leaf, with its own masthead: "Le Sud d'Iberville", is mostly in French. Four pages in total, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 05, 2020 07:40

$82.00
184593

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373230651681

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

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Ends October 23, 2020 08:58

$82.00
184102

COLFAX MASSACRE Riots Grant Parish Louisiana LA NEGROES Murdered 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1873 * Colfax massacre - riot * Grant Parish, Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "The Negro Riot In Louisiana" "Colfax Grant Parish in Possession of the Negroes--A Reign of Terror--The Whites Arming for Resistance" (see) Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$52.00
182709

LOUISIANA Territory PURCHASE Controversy re. France 1803 Hudson NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105953536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, July 19, 1803 * Debating the Louisiana Purchase Pg. 2 has a list of 4th of July toasts, including to: "Alexander Hamilton, and the Constitution". Page 3 has an interesting letter criticizing the purchase of the Louisiana Territory, noting: "When the news was first announced that Louisiana had been ceded to the United States...declared that the intelligence had arisen from ignorance..." with some detail on the reason, including: "The U.S. stand in no present need of the immense countries of Louisiana. It would be injurious to our prosperity to possess Louisiana in full sovereignty...it would diminish the price of our lands...it would diminish & disperse our populati... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 08:02

$47.00
182598

Rare & Early CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Related PRINT 49ers 1849 New Orleans Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100834741

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS WEEKLY DELTA, Louisiana, June 25, 1849 * Rare & early gold rush print A very unusual issue as the top of the front page features a nice illustration with a California Gold Rush theme, headed: "The California Porter And the U.S. Naval Officer" with a caption which relates the story from the beach at San Francisco. Prints in newspapers from 1849 relating to the Gold Rush are very rare. Inside has: "California News", and a report headed: "Death of James K. Polk" with all columns on the page black-bordered. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:53

$136.00
182323

Great Gulf of Mexico TEXAS & Mexican COAST Civil War Era MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850291453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1861 * Gulf of Mexico coast map * Texas - Mexico An extremely decorative issue, as the entire front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "THE GREAT EUROPEAN ALLIANCE AGAINST THE MEXICAN REPUBLIC" with a subhead: "The Gulf Slope of Mexico--The Harbor of Vera Cruz and the National Road to the Capital--Scene of Operations of the English, French and Spanish Expedition." with the map showing much details. There is an inset showing Cerro Gordo, Mexico City, Tampico, Castle of San Juan De Ulua, and a diagram of the city of Vera Cruz. In additional to showing the Mexican coastline the map extends to the cost of Texas and Louisiana as well, showing New Orleans, Sabine City, Galveston, Houston, P... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:45

$83.00
181542

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Butler Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808747766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * General Benjamin Butler This issue reports one of the more significant events of the Civil War: the capture of New Orleans, the Confederate stronghold on the Mississippi. With this important event the northern forces were well on their way towards controlling the very strategic Mississippi River corridor. The first column headlines include: "NEW ORLEANS OURS!" "Acknowledgment of its Capture by the Rebels" "Fort Jackson Passed by Our Forces on Thursday Morning" "Great Excitement in the City" "Strict Martial Law at once Proclaimed" "Last Gasp of the Rebel Telegraph Operator" and more. Plus, the front page features a very nice & detailed map headed... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:13

$83.00
181362

GREAT MISSISSIPPI FLOOD of 1874 River Valley Louisiana Disaster 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392800840921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1874 * The Great Mississippi Flood of 1874 * Lower Mississippi Valley - Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE MISSISSIPPI FLOOD" "Piteous Appeals of the Suffering People for Aid" "Hundreds Of Families Destitute" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Heavy spring rains caused the Mississippi River to overflow, breaching levees and flooding enormous swathes of the Lower Mississippi Valley. The flooding began in February and only began to recede on May 20th. According to the New Orleans Daily Picayune of May 3rd, thirty-one of Louisiana's fifty-three parishes (home to some 375,000 people) were entirely or part... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2020 13:31

$33.00
181222

BATTLE OF LIBERTY PLACE New Orleans LA Louisiana CONFEDERATES 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373050285463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 15, 1874 * Battle of Liberty Place (1st report) * New Orleans LA Lousiana * John McEnery & William Pitt Kellogg * Confederate veterans The top of page 7 has one column headings: "REVOLUTION" "A Fight in the Streets of New Orleans" "Twenty or Thirty Policemen and Six or Eight Citizens Killed" "Kellogg's Abdication Demanded" and more. (see) First report coverage on the Battle of Liberty Place in New Orleans, Louisiana. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 12, 2020 15:33

$57.00
181067

Rare NEW ORELANS LA The Crescent City Louisiana ANTEBELLUM 1842 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392788604985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY CRESCENT CITY, New Orleans, May 22, 1842 * Rare antebellum title * From the deep South One of our earliest offerings from New Orleans. Among various articles are: "Sketches of the West" "Wreckers of Key West" "Rhode Island--Free Suffrage" "From Texas" and much more. Four pages, rejoined at the spine, some damp staining, generally good.

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Ends June 05, 2020 15:00

$34.00
180975

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039016008

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. ... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:45

$144.00
180901

JEM MACE vs. Tom Allen BOXING Heavyweight Championship Bout 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037586074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1870 * Boxers Jem Mace vs. Tom Allen * Heavyweight boxing championship * Kennerville, Louisiana The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE PRIZE RING" "Result of the Mill Between Mace and Allen Near New Orleans" "Allen Badly Thrashed in Ten Heavy Rounds" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 3 full columns including round by round descriptions. First report coverage in Jem Mace defeating Tom Allen for the heavyweight boxing championship of America. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:48

$44.00
180837

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373034751233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Mississippi River naval engagement * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS" "Desperate Naval Engagement on the Mississippi River" "THE UNION LOSS VERY HEAVY" "Evacuation of the City by the Rebel Forces" "Our Troops in Quiet Possession of New Orleans" "YORKTOWN" "Operations in Front of the Rebel Works" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:13

$55.00
180716

BRIDGEPORT ALABAMA Civil War Map & Fall of New Orleans Account 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392773069594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1862 * Bridgeport, Alabama * Civil War era map * New Orleans, Louisiana The very center of the front page has a Civil War map showing the area of Bridgeport, Alabama showing the "Rebel Camp", the "Rebel Advance" and "Pickets" (see). The balance of the ftpg. is mostly taken up with Civil War reports including: "Very Interesting from New Orleans" "Rebel Accounts of the Surrender of the City" "General Pope's Ruse and its Brilliant Success" "The Expedition Near Purdy" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:22

$39.00
179607

Southern CONFEDERACY Confederate Civil War MAP Corinth MS Battle 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392724082572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 22, 1863 * Confederate States of America * American Civil War map The front page has a very large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In The South-West" which shows all or part of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee & Arkansas. First column heads include: "Important From The South-West" "Another Daring Feat At Vicksburg" "All Our Iron-Clads Run The Batteries" & more. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:41

$58.00
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