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193218

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 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 October 20, 2021 15:30

$172.00
193153

General ANDREW JACKSON Presidential ELECTION Victory 1833 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723630445

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 14, 1833  * President Andrew Jackson election Page 3 has a notable report on the results of the: "Presidential Election" noting in part: "The hour of one having arrived,  the Senate  attended...the President of the senate...proceed to open the votes of the electors in the several states for President and Vice President of the United States..." with a bit more and a chart showing the votes by state. Then: "...Whereupon the President of the joint meeting proclaimed that ANDREW JACKSON of Tennessee, having a majority of the whole number o votes, was elected President...". Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:58

$56.00
193136

JESS WILLARD Defeats JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Heavyweight Boxing Champ 1915 Report


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722719809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, April 6, 1915  * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson  * The "Great white hope" defeats 1st Black Boxing Champion * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report)  The first column of the front page has stacked heads reporting on the heavyweight boxing championship, with: "WILLARD WINS FISTIC HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN," "Kansas Cowboy Knocks Out Negro in 26 Rounds," "Johnson Tired Self Down," "Had Advantage to 20th Lap, When Fall Commenced," with more. This report takes the full first column & carries over to page 10 where the text is more extensive. A large photo of Jess Willard is also presented, and is headed: "The New Heavyweight Champion of the World." See images for details. Sixteen pa... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:16

$125.00
193115

Rare LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Professional Baseball Player & Boaz 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722468458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1865  * Lipman Pike - 1st Jewish professional baseball player * His brother Boaz Pike - rarely mentioned together On the back page under "The Field" & "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a match played between the Atlantic and Eureka clubs. There is also a summary of a match between the "Second Nines" of the Eurekas and Atlantics with the box score which lists the famous "L. Pike" as the catcher, an "B. Pike" as the shortstop. Quite rare to see Boaz Pike, Lipman's lesser known older brother, listed in a box score. Lipman Pike, one of the best players during the early years of baseball, is remembered as one of the first Jewish ball players and is considered the first professional player... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:27

$75.00
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
192916

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373712442351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 (Mid-South Edition) * The death of Elvis Presley * Great issue from his hometown * Considerable details and photos This 50 page issue has nice headlines which include: "A Lonely Life Ends on Elvis Presley Boulevard" and other related subheads, and includes front page photos of "Elvis last year" and "Elvis in the beginning." The inside has: "The Beginnings of a King", "The King Will Live Forever As Legend of Rock 'n Roll", and "Elvis Dies Quickly at Graceland After Suffering Heart Failure", along with a full page of photos headed: "The Life of a True Legend as Seen Through a Lens." Terrific to have this first report from the city where he died. Bit of minor wear at the c... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2021 14:45

$38.00
192816

TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS Wins 1999 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373705260717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 5, 1999 * Tennessee Volunteers college football * Wins Fiesta Bowl vs. Florida State * National Championship game The front page has a two column photo headed: "Tennessee Is Tops" The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Tennessee Is Peerless" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (90+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2021 15:01

$62.00
193240

1917 LYNCHING OF ELL PERSONS Negro Burning Memphis TN Carnival Mob in Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373729787195

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1917 * Lynching of Ell Persons (Negro) * Memphis, Tennessee carnival mob * Rape and murder of Antoinette Rappel The front page has a six column headline in red lettering: "CITIZENS OF MEMPHIS ENGAGE IN LYNCHING ORGY" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends September 28, 2021 15:37

$69.99
192550

SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON Clarksville TN Tennessee Missouri1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373690230160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1862 * Clarksville, Tennessee * Fort Donelson This issue includes the following front page headlines: "THE FORT DONELSON VICTORY", "Upward of Six Thousand of the Prisoners Arrived at Cairo", "How the Prisoners Will Be Disposed Of", "Evacuation Of Clarksville", "THE REBELLION BREAKING UP", "The Death-Blow of the Rebellion in Missouri", "The Stars and Stripes Flying in Arkansas" and more (see images). This 8 page rag issue is in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2021 08:48

$32.00
192481

BATTLE OF JONESVILLE "The Frozen Fight" Lee County Civil War 1864 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393512177406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 8, 1864  * Battle of Jonesville, Virginia * "The Frozen Fight" - Lee County Among the front page column heads on the Civil War include: "Rebel Victory In Western Virginia" "280 Union Troops Attacked by 4,000 Rebels" "Gallant Stand by the Little Band" "From Est Tennessee" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 14:46

$28.00
192252

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497397801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977. * Hometown Issue * Elvis Presley Death * Great For Display The front page has a historic banner headline: "Memphis Leads World in Mourning For Elvis Presley" with subheads and related photos. Photos inside as well. (see) Best to have in this title.  Complete in 50 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:39

$40.00
192044

WOODHULL, CLAFLIN & CO. 1st Woman Wall Street Brokerage OPENS 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393479673621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1870 * Historic 1st female Wall Street brokerage opens * Victoria Woodhull and Tennessee Claflin sisters * "The Bewitching Brokers" shatters tradition The top of the back page has an intriguing report of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". Under the column heads: "WALL STREET AROUSED" "The Female Brokers--The First Day's Operations--Manner of Their Reception by the 'Street'--A Word or Two Concerning the Adventurers" is the report of Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee (Tennie) Claflin, being the first woman to open a brokerage firm on Wall Street. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee with the finances needed for them to... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2021 13:04

$355.00
192024

BATTLE OF SHILOH Tennessee & Yorktown VA Virginia MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373668954615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 10, 1862  * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee * Siege of Yorktown VA Virginia - Maps The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "The Position Before Yorktown" with much detail. One column heads on the front page include: "The War For The Union" "Gen. Hunter's Dept." "Emancipation In The District" "From Fortress Monroe" "The Attack Upon Yorktown" "Detention of the Merrimac by the Story" and more. Page 5 has a diagram of: "The Rebel Floating Battery at Island No. 10" with related reports. And the back page has three illustrations concerning the Battle of Shiloh, headed: "The Pittsburg Battle-Field". Eight pages, nice condition. Printing error to the back ... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2021 12:51

$52.00
191864

BATTLE OF FAIR GARDEN Tennessee Gen. Samuel D. Sturgis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662172180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1864  * Battle of Fair Garden - Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Fighting Near Knoxville" "The Enemy Worsted" "Our Troops Fall Back" "Advance of Generals Sturgis and Granger to Lewisville" Longstreet Heavily Re-enforced" "A Great Battle Expected". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:16

$28.00
191861

General ROBERT E. LEE Post Gettysburg Retreat Southward 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662170931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 20, 1863  * Robert E. Lee's Southern retreat Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are; "Lee's Army Withdrawn from Bull Run" "No Movement Toward the Potomac" "What Lee Expected to Accomplish and What he Has Not Yet" "News From Tennessee" "Rebel Accounts of a Federal Victory" "The Enemy Driven from Greenville Beyond Bristol" "Joe Johnston's Troops en Route to Northern Georgia" "Rebel Raids in Northern Mississippi" "Fight & Reported Defeat at Colliersville" and much more. This is an interesting 4 page: "Second Edition" as noted at the top of page 3, the pagination noted as front page, 4, 5 and 8, so it is not missing any pages. Very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:15

$25.00
191659

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654521567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1869  * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike (eve?) Near the top of the front page is a report of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad: "Central Pacific Railroad" "The Last Rail to be Laid To-Morrow--A Spike of Solid Gold to Finish the Work--Celebrations in Sacramento, Chicago, and other Cities" with some details. Actually the ceremonial last spike would be delayed by 3 days. Also on the ftpg: "The Rejected Colored Nominee--Return of the Southern Excurionists--Ex-President Johnson in Tennessee--Southern Feelings--Equal Rights in Washington". The article begins: "Senator Sumner induced the Postmaster General to recommend for the Postmastership at ... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:54

$40.00
191238

FRATERVILLE COAL MINE DISASTER Coal Creek Rocky Top TN Tennessee 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632203515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 19, 1902 * Fraterville coal mine disaster * Coal Creek - Rocky Top, Tennessee The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HUNDREDS BURNED ALIVE IN MINES" with subhead. 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, two 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 15:30

$45.00
191200

MONTEREY TN Tennessee Battle w/ MOONSHINERS Moonshining Alcohol 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417519722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 20, 1901 * Battle with moonshiners * Monterey, Tennessee The top of the front page has a one column heading: "OFFICERS AMBUSHED" 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, two 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 12:13

$38.00
191082

KAMIKAZE ATTACK on the USS California Lingayen Gulf 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393406493354

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1945 * USS California (BB-44) - Tennessee-class battleship * Japanese kamikazes - Battle of Lingayen Gulf The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Kamikaze Hits the California; Battleship Fights On; Losses 203". This is on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS California during the Battle of Lingayen Gulf. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2021 05:48

$48.00
190473

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346626438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 9, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of a few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Among the front page reports are: "From Mobile--Late News From Memphis--Probable Evacuation of the City" "the Fighting in East Tennessee" "Sale Of Negroes--High Prices" "Gen. Stuart's Cavalry Again Successful...". More war reporting inside as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, several creases, loss to the right margin of the front leaf only affects an item not mentioned here, some loss at the spine margin effects only a pg. 4 ad, some foxing and a printing error in the masthead.

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:07

$53.00
190355

President THEODORE TEDDY ROOSEVELT Memphis TN Tennessee Speech 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585839389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 4, 1907 * President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt * Memphis, Tennessee visit and speech * Development of the waterways The top of the front page has a five column headline: "WE ARE LIVING TODAY IN AN AGE OF WATER DEVELOPMENT" 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 stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:04

$40.00
190327

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Marches Toward the Sea SAVANNAH GA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585403322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 12, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * Marching towards Savannah, Georgia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S CAMPAIGN" "Continued Boasting of the Rebel Organs" "Assertions that He can Never Reach Savannah & that He has Reached It" "The War In Tennessee" "Army of the Potomac" "Views of a Rebel Governor" "The Policy of Arming Negroes Endorsed" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 07:25

$31.00
190117

1863 Civil War Newspaper PHILADELPHIA TN Tennessee & Gen. Robert E. Lee Failure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576577543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 27, 1863  * Confederate attack & victory * at Philadelphia, Tennessee * General Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Later From The South" "Richmond Views of Recent Military Operations" "More About Lee's Last Failure' "The Scared Confederates in East Tennessee" "Jeff. Davis Rebuked for Lauding Bragg" "Another Rebel Victory" plus a dispatch signed in type: Braxton Bragg. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 11, 2021 15:01

$28.00
189938

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373567502025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 19, 1864  * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run 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. See the information at the bottom of this listing. The front page has: "Confederate States Congress" which takes most of a column; "The War In The Carolina Swamps" "Morgan's Men" "John Martin" "Our Trans-Mississippi Couriers" "Black Republican Hypocrisy" "From General Lee's Army" "The Loss of the Steamer Dare--Full Particulars" and other items. The back page includes: "Southern Opinion" "A Nest of Robbers Broken Up" "The Prospect For A General War" which is a lengthy e... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2021 15:04

$154.00
189758

SHERMAN'S March to the Sea & Battle of Nashville CLOSE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393273833020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 5, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea * Battle of Nashville imminent Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "It's Steady Progress Eastward" "Sherman Meeting with Little Resistance from the Rebels" "The Rebels Wonder where He is Going" "They Admit that he will Reach the Atlantic" "The War In Tennessee" "Heavy Skirmishing In Front of Nashville" "Position of the Opposing Armies" "Surrender of a Blockhouse to the Rebels" "Anticipations of a Great Battle" "Sherman Everywhere" "Revel Views of Hood's Movement" "From Sheridan's Army" and more. Eight pages, some ftpg. printing creases, very nice condition.

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Ends May 27, 2021 08:14

$27.00
189666

CONFEDERATE Richmond w/ Battle of Kernstown Virginia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393258594558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, April 3, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy * First Battle of Kernstown - Virginia A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has: "Notes Of The War" with many subheads including: "The Lincolnites In East Tennessee" "A Capture & a Release" "A Gallant Exploit" "The Bombardment of Island No. 10" "The Battle In Arkansas" and even more. Page 2 has lengthy articles on: "The Battle of Kernstown" and "The Battle In Arkansas" plus reporting from the: "Confederate Congress" & other war-related reports. War content on pgs. 3 & 4 as well. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2021 10:58

$78.00
189556

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547413714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Sept. 7, 1863  * From the origin of the American Civil War This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. Front page reports include: "From Richmond" "From Tennessee--Affairs In Gen. Bragg's Department" "From the West & Southwest" "Bombardment of Batteries Gregg and Wagner" "From Lee's Army" "The Sumter" and more. A few war-related items on the back page. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, various foxing and a few ink stains, some wear at the margins with a bit of an upper corner missing, minor wear at folds.

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:54

$69.00
189261

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE 19th Amendment Becomes LAW Woman Proclaimed 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393234287595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 27, 1920  * Women's suffrage adopted into law * 19th Amendment is ratified This issue contains first report coverage on the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. The amendment was approved by Congress in 1919 and when Tennessee became the required 36th state to ratify, it became the law of the land. Over 3 decades of work by women's organizations had come to a happy end. The front page has a one column heading: "COLBY BARS FILM IN FINAL SUFFRAGE ACT" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 10. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins,... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2021 07:20

$152.00
189214

WOODHULL, CLAFLIN & CO. 1st Women's Wall Street Brokerage AD 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373522589731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 14, 1870  * "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." advertisement * First Women's Wall Street brokerage The financial page (pg. 6) has an intriguing, somewhat inconspicuous advertisement of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". The advertisement is for the very first women's brokerage firm to open on male-dominated Wall Street. It is headed: "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." and notes: "Mrs. V. C. Woodhull, Mrs. T.C. Claflin, Bankers and Brokers. No. 44 Broad St., New York..." with some text on the focus of their business. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee *(Tennie) with the finances needed for them to open Woodhull, Claflin, & Co., the first for-wo... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2021 14:34

$38.00
188948

TENNESSEE Battle of Missionary Ridge & Lookout Mountain 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373511975958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 28, 1863  * Battles of Missionary Ridge & Lookout Mountain Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "VIRGINIA" "A Battle & a Victory South of the Rapidan" "Gen. Meade Reported Successful at All Points: "CHATTANOOGA" "The Enemy Totally Routed & Flying in Panic" "Bragg Attempts a Stand at Chickamauga & is Beaten Back" "Longstreet Cut Off from a Junction With Bragg" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin due to disbinding, good condition.

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Ends April 24, 2021 10:55

$32.00
188820

MARCH TO THE SEA General William T. Sherman Savannah GA 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373503955206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 13, 1864 * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - Savannah GA * Murfreesboro TN Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S MARCH" "His Approach To Savannah" "He Was only 25 Miles from that City on Dec. 7" "News of an Attack Hourly Expected" "The War In Tennessee" "Rebel Attacks On Murfreesboro" "Repeated Repulse & Route of the Enemy" "List of Rebel General Killed in the Late Engagements" "Gen. Foster's Operations" "Capture of Pocotaligo Bridge" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2021 14:50

$42.00
188649

DISPLAYABLE American Civil War w/ Tennessee & Georgia Ftpg. MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393183340267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 14, 1863  * Extra-large Civil War Map for display Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the terrific front page, as 80% of it is taken up with a huge Civil War map headed: "THE MILITARY SITUATION. Map of the present Scene of Active Operations in Eastern Tennessee and Georgia." A wealth of Civil War reporting on pages 2 and 3. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 11, 2021 15:28

$84.00
188350

GRACE MOORE "Tennessee Nightingale" Makes OPERATIC Soprano Debut 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1928 * Actress Grace Moore * Makes operatic debut The front page has a one column heading: "CHOIR SINGER HAILED AT DEBUT IN OPERA" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 28 with related photo. Nice to have in this World famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After training in France, Moore made her operatic debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City on February 7, 1928, singing the role of Mimì in Giacomo Puccini's La bohème. 

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$40.00
188273

MARCH TO THE SEA Gen. William T. Sherman & Franklin TN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154358057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - nears Savannah GA * Franklin, Tennessee & Millen, Georiga Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GEORGIA CAMPAIGN" "Reports From Savannah to Dec. 2" "Sherman's Cavalry Within Six Miles of the City" "Citizens of all Classes in the Trenches" "Rebel Reports of Sherman's Position" "Boastful Predictions of His Defeat" "The War In Tennessee" "The Battle of Franklin" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:18

$33.00
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
187930

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130541641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Nov. 23, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that the title includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads. The back page includes: "The Bonham Guards" "The Georgia Militia Called Out" "War Resolution" which is from the Confederate Congress; "War News - From the Central Road" "From East Tennessee" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, a piece from near the top margin does not affect any text, a few discrete tape mends, nice condition.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:51

$115.00
187811

DAVY CROCKETT Folk Hero Frontiersman Comments in Congress 1834 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393126077625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Mass., March 2, 1831  * Rare Davy Crockett * Andrew Jackson Page 3 has a small article: "President Jackson not a Jackson Man!" which notes: "Mr. Crockett of Tennessee states in Congress...that he supported the present administration when General Jackson came into power..." with more. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends March 08, 2021 15:24

$37.00
187777

Trenton TN Tennessee NEGROES Massacre Murders & CUSTER Expedition 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373453400400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 1, 1874 * Trenton, Gibson County, Tennessee * Negroes massacred * General George Custer expedition The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "LEX TALIONIS" "The Black Butchery in Tennessee" "The Bloody 'Regulators' Lynch Fifteen Prisoners" and more. (see) Page 5 has: "THE BLACK HILLS" "Return of Custer's Expedition to Fort Lincoln" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2021 07:29

$35.00
187689

MISSISSIPPI & TENNESSEE VALLEYS Tornadoes Outbreak of Late-April 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393120632185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April. 30, 1909 * Tornado outbreak of late-April 1909 * Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys The top of the front page, above the masthead is a banner headline: "TORNADOES CLAIM OVER FIFTY LIVES" 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, 2 small library stamps within the masthead somewhat affects the mentioned headline, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:05

$38.00
187545

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373443796014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 17, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only is this a newspaper from the Confederacy, it is from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page includes: "From The Army Of Northern Virginia" "From Western Virginia" "Latest From the North" "Telegraphic News--From Kentucky--From Tennessee--From Florida" "Effects of the War in Europe--Great Suffering & Destitution for the Want of Cotton" and much from the: "Virginia Legislature" as well as several smaller items. The ftpg. also has: "Executor's Sale of Land and Negroes". The back page has the always-interesting editorial, this one focusing on the railway system through the South, including: "...The chief highway ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:18

$78.00
187497

John SCOPES MONKEY TRIAL Evolution Begins Dayton TN BRYAN Darrow 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393111579077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, Pennsylvania, July 13, 1925  * Scopes Monkey Trial beginning  * Dayton, Tennessee  * William Jennings Bryan  * Clarence Darrow The front page has much content on the historic "monkey trial" at Dayton, Tennessee, with a front page photo of the: "First Picture of the Scopes Jury" and headlines: "Fight Over Expert Witnesses Looms" "Lawyers Expect To Settle That Question Today" "Prosecution in Scopes' Case Sees No Need for Calling Scientists in Trial of High School Teacher" and more. Twelve pages, some minor margin chipping, generally good condition.

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Ends February 27, 2021 15:14

$47.00
186927

DAVY CROCKETT Folk Hero Frontiersman in Congress - U.S. Bank 1834 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419594175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 7, 1834 * Uncommon Davy Crockett report There is much text on: "Reports on the U. States Bank" taking nearly 7 pages. Over half a column is taken up with: "Col. Crockett" which begins: "The following is a sketch of the remarks of col. Crockett, a member of the house of representatives of the United States from Tennessee, delivered from the lower balcony of the City Hall, Boston, about two weeks ago. The colonel returned & took his seat last week..." with more. Also in this issue: "Law Against Gaming" in the state of Massachusetts; also: "The Coin Bill" which is: "A bill Regulating the Value of certain foreign silver coins within the United States", and "The Bonaparte Family and Fra... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:18

$46.00
186525

THOMAS JEFFERSON Act of Congress Signed re. Tennessee Land Sale 1808 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373393712744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Feb. 8, 1808  * President Thomas Jefferson The ftpg. has two-thirds of a column taken up with 2 Acts of Congress each signed in type by the President; Th. Jefferson. One relates to the "...disposal of the lands of the United States South of the state of Tennessee." Also a ftpg. article beginning: "The great question 'who shall be our net President,' is at length brought fully before the public...". Four pages, some damp staining, irregular at the blank spine margin.

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:18

$28.00
186199

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Civil War w/ "Free States" Humor ? 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393039030102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 16, 1865  * Making fun of Missouri and Maryland as "free states" * Rare Confederate publication from the rebel capital The front page begins with an interesting editorial which has near the beginning: "A body termed a 'State Convention' in Missouri did on last Wednesday...pass an ordinance of Emancipation, declaring all slaves free from that moment; and the Northern papers inform us that thereupon 'Free Maryland extends her congratulations on 'the occasion of Free Missouri'. It may be considered a rather poor joke that the two quondam states, now military governments, which are precisely the two that have most completely lost every vestige of republican government are ruled as sat... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2021 15:04

$114.00
186171

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND Burnside Expedition Start MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817361

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 13, 1862  * Battle of Roanoke Island w/ map * Ambrose Burnside & Louis M. Goldsborough Taking close to half of the front page is a great map: "Brilliant Operations At Roanoke Island -- Scene of General Burnside and Commodore Goldsborough's Victories--Roanoke Island & Elizabeth City." The map and reports take all of the front page and conclude on the back page. Front page column heads include: "Important News" "The Capture of Roanoke Island Fully Confirmed by the Rebels" "Terrible Fighting" "Three Hundred Rebels Killed and One Thousand Wounded" "The Entire Rebel Fleet Destroyed" "Elizabeth City Taken" "The Place Burned by the Rebels" & more. The back page also has a map: "The Union Feeling ... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$59.00
185918

1863 MURFREESBORO TN Tennessee Civil War MAP Nolensville TN & Van Buren Arkansas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393023325303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 1, 1863  * 1st Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Nolensville TN & Van Buren, Arkansas The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Situation In Kentucky And Tennessee". Also many nice column heads on the war including: "The Advance of Rosecran's Army" "The Preparations For A Great Battle" "Sharp Fight Near Nolinsville" "Gallant Charge By the 101st Ohio" "Demoralization of the Rebel Army" and much more. More war coverage inside. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends December 19, 2020 11:27

$48.00
185888

TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY ACT Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Signs 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346185313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 19, 1933 * Tennessee Valley Authority Act signed * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR The front page has a headline with subheads that include: "Grant Shoals Project Enacted by President" with smaller subhead. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, small library stamp within masthead, generally good.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:09

$40.00
185634

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322324274

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 7, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * On the Battle of Bull Run A very rare title and great to have it contain the word “Southern” and also the motto which reads: “The South—Equality or Independence”. The front page has much on the correspondence between Lord Russell and Secretary of State Seward on the Trent Affair. But the prime content is found on the back page of which two-thirds is taken up with the conclusion of the: “Report of Gen. Beauregard on the Battle of Manassas” which contains tremendous detail & is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Also: “The Rumored Resignation” of Stonewall Jackson; “On To Richmon... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:05

$175.00
185481

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond w/ Battle of Fort Henry Tennessee Civil War 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000033262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1862  * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee * In a Confederate - rebel title Half of the front page is taken up with ads with the other half having various news items including: "Interesting From the North--Notes On The War" with various subheads. Also reports on: "American Affairs In Europe" "The Grand Army to Advance" "The Burnside Expedition--The Design of its Operations" "An Abolition Story--Negro Officers in the Southern Army" "The Cost of the War" and more. Over two columns on pg. 2 are taken up with the editorial, followed by: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "The Grand Union Army--The Yankees Blowing Their Trumpets" "The Sinews of the War--Trouble... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:09

$88.00
185330

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Petersburg Siege 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300788868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 17, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..."  (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:19

$37.00
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