Abraham Lincoln & The Civil War

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662912

End of the Civil War...

Item #662912

April 05, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 5, 1865  Most of the first column of the front page is taken up with celebratory heads on the collapse of the Confederacy, and the end of the Civil War. Among them are: "THE END" "Our Details of the Decisive Contest of Sunday" "What Grant Has Accomplished" "The Destruction of Lee's Army" "25,000 Rebels Taken Prisoners&quo... See More  

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$97.00
662910

Nice issue on Lincoln's funeral...

Item #662910

April 19, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 19, 1865  Over half of the first column is taken up with some nice heads concerning the funereal of Abraham Lincoln, including: "SADNESS" "Preparation for the Funeral of The Martyred President" "An Imposing & Solemn Ceremony" "The Body Lying In State" "The Whole Country In Mourning" "The Conspirators Tracked&quo... See More  

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$200.00
662899

The editor is arrested for conspiracy...

Item #662899

May 25, 1864

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 25, 1864 



* Samuel Medary arrested

* "The Crisis" editor




A significant issue as page 4 has a notice: "To Our Subscribers" which comments on the arrest of Samuel Medary, this newspaper's editor & publisher, noting in part: "...about our being arrested on last Friday by Deputies U.S. Marshals Sands and Wheeler for conspira... See More  

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$79.00
662896

Two Civil War maps... Fredericksburg & New Orleans...

Item #662896

April 18, 1862

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, April 18, 1862 



* Fredericksburg Virginia Va

* New Orleans Louisiana La

* Mt. Jackson captured




Certainly the prime feature of this issue are the two Civil War maps, one on the front page headed: "THE APPROACH TO FREDERICKSBURG".

Among the many front page one column heads on the war are: "Expedition Up The Rappahannock", "The Rebels Dr... See More  

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662892

Map shows North Carolina... Efforts near New Orleans...

Item #662892

May 03, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 3, 1862 



* Siege of Yorktown - Virginia

* Fall of New Orleans - Louisiana

* Battle of Fort Macon w/ map




The front page is dominated by a nice map headed: "SECTION OF NORTH CAROLINA".

A wealth of ftpg. column heads on the Civil War include: "The Capture of Fort Macon" "Official Report" "The Fight Above Elizabeth City" "... See More  

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662888

Large Civil War map of Eastern Virginia...

Item #662888

May 16, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 16, 1862 



* Battle of Williamsburg

* Virginia Civil War map




The front page is dominated by a rather large & detailed map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia".

Among the front page one column war-related heads are: "The Advance Into Virginia" "Position of McClellan's Army" 'Affairs At Norfolk" "The Battl... See More  

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662886

Battle of Seven Pines... Fair Oaks...

Item #662886

June 02, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1862 



* Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks



The feature of this issue is the nice front page map headed: "THE BATTLE BEFORE RICHMOND" which shows the vicinity.

Also many front page one column Civil War heads including: "Great Battle on the Chickahominy" "Our Advance Attacked By the Rebels" "The Enemy Repulsed Everywhere" &... See More  

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662885

Huge map of Memphis, Tennessee...

Item #662885

June 07, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 7, 1862 



* First Battle of Memphis - Tennesse

* Detailed street Civil War map




The front page is dominated by a huge map headed: "THE CITY OF MEMPHIS" which consumes three-quarters of the page. The map is quite detailed with streets labeled. 

Among ftpg. column heads on the Civil War: "Fort Pillow Evacuated" "Fort Randolph Deserted&... See More  

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662882

Abolishing slavery in the nation's capital...

Item #662882

April 01, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 1, 1862 



* Slavery abolished

* District of Columbia




The prime content is on pg. 6 where most of it is taken up with: "WIPE OUT THE NATION'S SHAME" "A Speech for the Abolishment of Slavery in the District of Columbia" "By Henry Wilson of Massachusetts".

This is a rather famous speech which ultimately lead to a successful vote &a... See More  

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662878

Map of Sherman's progress towards Atlanta...

Item #662878

June 02, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 2, 1864 



* General William T. Sherman

* Confederate states map

* Atlanta GA Georgia




Three-quarters of the front page is taken up with a huge and very detailed Civil War map, with a banner heading: "THE WAR IN GEORGIA--GEN. SHERMAN'S APPROACH TO ATLANTA".

There are also one column heads including: "Sherman's Progress" "Joe Johnst... See More  

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662876

Sherman's account of the capture of Atlanta...

Item #662876

September 05, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1864 



* The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia

* General William T. Sherman




Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Sherman's Official Account' "He Breaks Up the West Point Road" "Hood Attempts to Hold Jonesboro" "Our Army Divide the Rebel Army" "The Battle At Jonesboro"... See More  

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662869

Large map of the approach to Savannah, plus Fort Pulaski as well...

Item #662869

December 03, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 3, 1861 



* Fort Pulaski Georgia

* Tybee Island GA

* Map, diagram and illustration




Much of the front page is taken up with a large & detailed map  headed: "The Entrance To Savannah River" along with two diagrams of Fort Pulaski. There are related front page column headlines.

Eight pages, very nice condition.... See More  

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662867

1863 Civil War map....

Item #662867

March 08, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD, March 8, 1863  The ftpg. features a large map headed: "THE GREAT UNION RIVER..." showing the Mississippi and tributaries from Moon Lake to the Gulf of Mexico.

Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "Important Military & Naval Movements on the Mississippi" "Tremendous Efforts of the Unionists to Open Navigation to the Gulf" "The Plans ... See More  

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662866

Civil War map of North Carolina...

Item #662866

April 22, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1864 



* Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina

* Confederate victory w/ Civil War map




The ftpg. features a detailed Civil War map headed: "THE NEWS FROM NORTH CAROLINA - Scene of the Recent Rebel Repulse at Plymouth, N.C."

Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Attack on Plymouth by Ten Thousand Rebels" "The Enemy Repulsed" "Attemp... See More  

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662848

From the capital of the Confederacy... 1864 Civil War...

Item #662848

March 14, 1864

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. Lincol... See More  

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662846

Butler's horrible treatment of Confederate prisoners...

Item #662846

January 15, 1864

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 15, 1864 



* From the capital of the Confederacy

* General Benjamin Butler & Confederate prisoners




Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it's from the capital of the Confederate States.

The front page includes: "The War News" "Absenteeism In the Army--A Curious Disclosure" "How Our Prisone... See More  

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662845

Much on the Civil War from the Confederacy...

Item #662845

February 12, 1863

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 12, 1863 



* From the capital of the Confederacy



Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "City Intelligence" "Latest News From The North--Yankee Account of the Charleston Naval Victory" "Another Brutal Order of the Enemy--The Sick & Wounded Forced ... See More  

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662808

Steelplate engraving of John C. Fremont...

Item #662808

January 01, 1885

HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION..., a series of pamphlets done in the latter years of the 19th century. Not our normal fare, however this issue still has the nice steel plate engraving of: "J.C. Fremont". (John C. Fremont)

All of the text recounts events from the Civil War. Complete in 48 pages plus a decorative wrapper, masking tape at the spine, nice condition.

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$38.00
662805

Rare Confederate Memphis broadside...

Item #662805

April 20, 1861

DAILY APPEAL EXTRA, Memphis, Tennessee, April 20, 1861 



* Very rare Confederate broadside

* Beginning of the Civil War

* Vicksburg MS Mississippi




An extremely scarce item, being a broadside edition (printed on one side only) of a newspaper from early in the Confederacy from a city which was only "Confederate" until the battle of Memphis, June 6, 1862, after which it was in Y... See More  

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662748

On the assassination of Abraham Lincoln...

Item #662748

May 08, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 8, 1865 



* Abraham Lincoln's assassination

* Springfield, Illinois funeral train




All columns on all pages are black-bordered for the death of Abraham Lincoln. The top of the ftpg. has: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Stir Among the Traitors in Canada" "Flight of Sanders & Tucker" "Whereabouts of the Head  Rebel" "He L... See More  

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662541

Much on the evacuation of the Cumberland Gap...

Item #662541

August 02, 1865

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 2, 1865  Among the articles are: "The Conduct of the War" "The Evacuation of Cumberland Gap" "Gen. Morgan's Official Report" "Military Authority In Tennessee" "Who Burned Columbia?" and much more.

Eight pages, nice condition.



Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the Sou... See More  

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662509

Three Civil War maps...

Item #662509

May 06, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1862 



* Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia

* Camden NC North Carolina




The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia".



There are also first column heads on the Civil War including: "From General McClellan's Army" "THE REBELS OVERTAKEN" "The Rebels Driven Through Williamsb... See More  

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662508

Large Civil War map of the Williamsburg vicinity...

Item #662508

May 13, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1862  The front page is dominated by a quite large Civil War map headed: "The Battle-Field Before Williamsburg" which shows much detail.

Also on the ftpg. are various column heads including: "Occupation of Norfolk" "Proclamation of Gen. Wool" "All Their Steamers Destroyed" "Affairs At Richmond" "The Execution of... See More  

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662499

Huge Civil War map on the capture of Mobile...

Item #662499

August 16, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1864 



* Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama

* Rear Admiral David Farragut




The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking up more than half of the page, headed: "MAP OF THE BAY OF MOBILE---THE SCENES OF FARRAGUT'S VICTORY". The remainder of the front page has various related reports on the Civil War with more inside as well.

Eight pages, b... See More  

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662492

Battles near the Potomac, with a fine map...

Item #662492

October 23, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 23, 1861 



* Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia 

* Leesburg, Virginia 

* Frederickton, Missouri 

* Camp Wilcat, Kentucky




The ftpg. features a large Civil War map headed: "THE LOWER POTOMAC". Among the ftpg. column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "A Fight in Progress Near Fortress Monroe" "Particulars of the Batt... See More  

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662491

The Battle of Belmont...

Item #662491

November 19, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 19, 1861 



* Battle of Belmont MO Missouri

* Mathias Point Virginia VA

* 2 original Civil War Maps




The front page features a Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE AT BELMONT" and page 4 also has a map headed: "Sketch of Mathias Point, Potomac River".

Among the many column heads on the war are: "Official Accounts of the Battle of Belmont"... See More  

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662387

Stirring words from the President of the Confederacy...

Item #662387

February 13, 1864

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 13, 1864  Among the front page items are: "A Victory Near Charleston" "The enemy Again Advancing on The Peninsula" "Important Movement In Mississippi", "The Courts", "City Intelligence" "A Picture of Charleston Under Fire" "Telegraphic Reports..." and a few smaller items. Also man... See More  

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662386

From Fredericksburg... The enemy in Virginia...

Item #662386

February 01, 1864

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 1, 1864  The front page has some nice war-related content, including items headed: "The Farmers & the New Conscription" "City Intelligence" "The Spring Campaign of the Enemy in Virginia--Important Developments" which takes over 2 columns; plus 3 letters concerning battles (see for portions).

The back page has the alway... See More  

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662385

From the capital of the Confederacy...

Item #662385

January 17, 1863

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 17, 1863 



* From the capital of the Confederacy



Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederate States. The ftpg. has: "Late Northern News" and a report from Charleston, and: "The Blockading Ashore--Surrender of Officers & Men--No Tidings of the Fleet" and also much reporting ... See More  

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662384

J.E.B. Stuart...

Item #662384

March 19, 1863

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 19, 1863 



* From the capital of the Confederacy

* Confederate General J. E. B. Stuart




The front page has some nice war-related content including items: "From Fredericksburg" "From Fredericksburg--The Ball Opened--The Enemy Cross The River, But Are Driven Back With Great Loss" which has much details and also includes three dis... See More  

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662383

Beauregard's lengthy report on Shiloh...

Item #662383

May 10, 1862

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 10, 1862 



* Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing

* General P. G. T. Beauregard's official rpt.

* From the capital of the Confederacy




The ftpg. has much on: "YORKTOWN" "Our Former Position & Strength There--The State of our Whole Line--Daily Picket Fights--Brilliant Affair at Dam No. 2--Vast Preparations & Expectations ... See More  

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$167.00
662382

Confederate newspaper from Louisiana...

Item #662382

September 15, 1861

SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 15, 1861 



* Rare Confederate title

* From the deep South

* Battle of Carnifex Ferry




Among the front page items are: "The War On the Potomac" "The War in Missouri" "The War in Western Virginia" "The Civil War in America".

Inside includes: "The Fight In Western Virginia" 'Rosecranz's Army Badly W... See More  

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$124.00
662272

From Houston during the Civil War...

Item #662272

November 09, 1864

THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, Nov. 9, 1864 



* Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy



Newspapers from Texas are very uncommon, particularly from before or during the Civil War period. Here is an issue from the midst of the war, one of the earliest war-dated issues we have offered in recent years.

The front page has over 2 columns taken up with a terrific speech given by Jeff... See More  

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$660.00
662251

Creating the Jefferson Territory...

Item #662251

November 26, 1859

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1859 



* Provisional Government of the Territory of Jefferson

* Pre Colorado Territory




Page 2 has an intriguing article: "A New Territory" "The New Territory of Jefferson--Election for Delegate to "Congress--Meeting of the Legislature..." which is followed by: "Governor's Message - History of the Organization of the New Territor... See More  

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662202

President Johnson's policies at the end of the war...

Item #662202

July 26, 1865

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 26, 1865  From shortly after the end of the Civil War, some of the articles are headed: "Policy of Johnson's Administration" "Johnson & Brownlow" "The Monroe Doctrine--Another Discordant Element in the Abolition Party" "News of the Week" & much more.

Eight pages, nice condition.



Described as "The Hot... See More  

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$28.00
662192

How Sherman will treat South Carolina...

Item #662192

February 14, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 14, 1865  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Rebel Ideas of Sherman" "His Expected Kindness Towards South Carolina" "The Hotbed of Treason to be Treated No Worse Than Georgia "Mobile" "Additional Confirmation of the Reported Evacuation of the City" "Wilmington" "Richmo... See More  

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662191

Jeff Davis at odds with his Congress...

Item #662191

March 23, 1865

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&qu... See More  

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$31.00
662180

Grant, Butler, and Sherman...

Item #662180

May 31, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, May 31, 1864  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "BUTLER" "GRANT!" "SHERMAN!" "The Entire Grand Army in Motion En Route for Richmond" "Engagement Between McPherson's Corps & the Rebels" "The Rebels Defeated & Driven Back" "General Lee's Daughter Goes to Join Her Father in Ric... See More  

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$30.00
662176

The Rebels on the Rebel situation...

Item #662176

January 19, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 19, 1862  Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Interesting From the South" "The Richmond Examiner on the Rebel Situation" "The Port of New Orleans Hermetically Sealed" "Rebel Account of the Escape of the Pensacola" "No Furloughs to be Granted to the Army of the Potomac" and much more.

Eight pages, very nic... See More  

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$28.00
662175

The Rebels on the Rebel situation...

Item #662175

January 19, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 19, 1862  Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Interesting From the South" "The Richmond Examiner on the Rebel Situation" "The Port of New Orleans Hermetically Sealed" "Rebel Account of the Escape of the Pensacola" "No Furloughs to be Granted to the Army of the Potomac" and much more.

Eight pages, very nic... See More  

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662173

Women & children set fires...

Item #662173

February 04, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 4, 1862  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Burnside Expedition" "Heavy Cannonading in the Vicinity of Beaufort" "Heavy Firing Near Norfolk" "News From the South" "The Southern Women & Children to Turn Incendiaries" "The Rebels Furious Over the Stone Blockade" and much more.

Eight ... See More  

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662131

Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina...

Item #662131

September 08, 1863

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 8, 1863 



* Second Battle of Charleston Harbor

* Fort Wagner - Morris Island - South Carolina

* From the capital of the Confederacy




The front page includes; "Latest From The North" "From Charleston--Evacuation of Morris Island" "From Tennessee" "The Courts" "Latest News From the North--The Situation i... See More  

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662129

Sherman descending upon Savannah...

Item #662129

December 19, 1864

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 19, 1864 



* From the capital of the Confederacy

* General William T. Sherman

* Sherman's March to the Sea

* Capture of Savannah close




Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has an editorial beginning: "The accounts from Nashville are the statements of the enemy, & m... See More  

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$87.00
662127

Editor has a gloomly outlook on the war...

Item #662127

November 12, 1862

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 12, 1862 



* Confederate editor gives a pessimistic outlook



The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The Enemy Of James River", "From Northern Virginia", "Fredericksburg--The Recent Yankee Raid", "The Navigation of The Mississippi", "Latest News From The North", and many subheads... See More  

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$84.00
662126

Considerable reporting on the Battle of Gettysburg...

Item #662126

July 10, 1863

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, July 10, 1863 



* Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper

* Battle of the Gettysburg - Robert E. Lee vs. Meade




If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memp... See More  

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$466.00
662003

Civil War map shows from Richmond to Petersburg...

Item #662003

June 23, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 23, 1864  The front page is dominated by a nice & very detailed Civil War map headed: "From Richmond To Petersburg".

The first column has war-related heads: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "From Gen. Grant's Army" "No Heavy Fight Since Saturday" "Skirmishing All Along Our Lines" "Rebels Trying to Obstruct The River&quo... See More  

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$47.00
661996

Civil War map shows advance of General Hooker's army...

Item #661996

May 02, 1863

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 2, 1863  The front page is dominated by a nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE ADVANCE OF GEN. HOOKER'S ARMY. Map Showing the Position of Fredericksburg, Port Royal, Bowling Green, Warrenton, and adjacent country." Plus there are many ftpg. column heads on the Civil War as seen in the photos.

Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, minimal wea... See More  

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$48.00
661994

Civil War map on the rebel defenses at Port Hudson...

Item #661994

March 20, 1863

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 20, 1863 



* Port Hudson, Louisiana map

* Battle of Kelly's Ford - Virginia




The front page is dominated by a nice & detailed Civil War map headed: "REBEL DEFENSES AT PORT HUDSON". Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "Late Rebel News" "Averill's Cavalry Expedition" "Rosecrans on the War Patch" "Clos... See More  

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$48.00
661992

Two Civil War maps...

Item #661992

November 07, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 7, 1862  The front page is dominated by a very detailed Civil War map headed: "THE EXPECTED BATTLE IN MISSISSIPPI. Advance Southward of General Grant's Union Army." Also many column heads on the Civil War including: "The Rebels, 50,000 Strong, at Holly Springs" "Defeat of Stuart's Rebel Cavalry" "Splendid Conduct of the Union Tr... See More  

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$46.00
661986

Civil War map of Virginia...

Item #661986

July 12, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, New York, July 12, 1861 



* Civil War Virginia map

* Buckhannon WV West Virginia

* Carthage MO Missouri




The front page features a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Virginia" with a subhead: "The Positions of the Union and Rebel Forces in the Old Dominion"

Half of the first column is taken up with Civil War heads including: "THE R... See More  

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$49.00
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