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605958

Naval Station Norfolk explosion...

Item #605958

September 18, 1943

WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, North Carolina, September 18, 1943



* Naval Station Norfolk ammunition explosion

* World War II - WWII




The front page has one column headings:



"MUNITIONS BLAST KILLS 24 PERSONS"

"Explosion Of Depth Charges At Norfolk Base Rips Station"



Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, otherwise good... See More  

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605130

Kinston, North Carolina...

Item #605130

December 22, 1862

THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 22, 1862



* Kinston, North Carolina
* Nashville Tennessee

* Rebel Guerrillas
 
This 8 page newspaper is in good condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue is loaded with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the follow
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604563

Zoo elephant executed....

Item #604563

June 19, 1936

THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, June 19, 1936



* Wally the elephant, execution

* San Francisco Zoo




The front page has a three column photo with caption: "Elephant Executed For Killing Keeper"

One column headlines: "SHOOT ELEPHANT DESPITE PROTEST" "Huge Beast That Killed Keeper Put to Death By Police With Moose Guns"

1st report coverage on the e... See More  

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602413

Battle at Cane River...

Item #602413

May 05, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 5, 1864 



* Washington, North Carolina

* Battle of Monett's Ferry

* Battle of Jenkins' Ferry




Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The War In the South-West" "Gen. Banks's Army at Alexandria" "Battle Near Cane River" "Rebel Loss 1,000 men & Nine Pieces of Artillery" "Reported Battl... See More  

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601759

USS Huron sinking disaster...

Item #601759

November 24, 1877

THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, November 24, 1877



* USS Huron North Carolina coast sinking

* Sloop-rigged screw steam gunboat




This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout.

The front page has one column headings: "The Huron Disaster" "One Hundred and Five Lives Lost" "Only Thirty Persons Saved From The wreck" and... See More  

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601378

Baden, PA train wreck (sabotage?)...

Item #601378

March 18, 1941

WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, March 18, 1941 



* Baden, Pennsylvania train wreck 

* Sabotage?
 



The front page has one column headings: "Officers Seeking Train Saboteurs" "Crash of Train in Pennsylvania Results in Five Deaths, 114 Injured". This is coverage on the train wreck at Baden, Pennsylvania on the Cleveland to Pittsburgh Flyer ... See More  

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600714

Nearing the end of the Civil War... Surrender of Fort Anderson...

Item #600714

February 23, 1865

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1865



* Wilmington, North Carolina

* Fort Anderson surrenders




This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON", "EVACUATION OF FORT ANDERSON", "Gen. Schofield Makes and Attack with Eight Thousand Men", &qu... See More  

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599927

Shepherdsville train wreck...

Item #599927

December 21, 1917

THE WILMINGTON STAR, North Carolina, December 21, 1917 



* Shepherdsville train wreck 



The front page has a two column headline: "Thirty-Eight Killed In Louisville & Nashville Wreck; 39 Others Injured". 1st report coverage on the Louisville and Nashville railroad train wreck at Shepherdsville, Kentucky.



Other news and various advertisements of the day throughout. Co... See More  

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599850

Much on Indian treaties...

Item #599850

April 24, 1819

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 24, 1819  Among the articles are: "How to Tame an Elephant!" "Indian Treaties Ratified at the Late Session of Congress" which takes two pages; "Mexican Coinage"; a brief item: "Negro Stealing" reads: "Sentence of death has been pronounced on a fellow in North Carolina for negro stealing. If hanging is ri... See More  

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599788

Two documents signed by Robert E. Lee...

Item #599788

February 17, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 17, 1865  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM SHERMAN'S ARMY" "Rapid Progress Of His Troops" "They Are Nearly Up to North Carolina" "Charleston Entirely Isolated" "Gen. Lee's Address to the Army & the Country" is signed by him in type: R. E. Lee, General, as is the following &quo... See More  

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599342

Postdam Conference (Germany)...

Item #599342

July 18, 1945

WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, North Carolina, July 18, 1945  



* Potsdam Conference (Germany) 

* World war II era 

* Harry Truman - Joseph Stalin
 



The front page has a three column headline:



"President Truman Presides Over First Meeting Of Big Three; Jap Peace Rumors Circulate In London" with subheads and two related photos (see photos). Other news of the day thr... See More  

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599328

Clinton, Mississippi riot... Negroes...

Item #599328

September 09, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, September 9, 1875 



* Clinton, Mississippi 

* Political rally - riot - massacre
 



The front page has one column headings: "Reign Of Terror In Mississippi", "Turbulent Condition of the State--A Sheriff Driven from His County-Unauthorized Armed Bands" and more. Coverage on the Clinton, Mississippi riot in which ma... See More  

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599206

Red Hill, South Carolina Negro lynching...

Item #599206

July 28, 1876

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 28, 1876 



* Red Hill, South Carolina 

* Negro lynching
 



An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Lynch Law and Robbery In South Carolina" and more. 1st report c... See More  

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599204

Wilkinson County, Mississippi race riot...

Item #599204

May 18, 1876

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 18, 1876 



* Wilkinson County, Mississippi 

* Race riot - Negroes - Woodville 




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Negro Outrages In Mississippi--Robberies, &... See More  

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599200

Death of actress Charlotte Saunders Cushman...

Item #599200

February 19, 1876

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, February 19, 1876



* Charlotte Cushman death

* American stage actress

* Parker House Hotel




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Death at Boston of Charlotte Cushman, the Actress&quo... See More  

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599199

Apache Indians... New Mexico...

Item #599199

January 28, 1876

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, January 28, 1876



* Apache Indians

* New Mexico fight




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Fight Between Indians And U.S. Soldiers" and more. 1st report coverage on a fight near... See More  

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599149

1875 Central Virginia earthquake....

Item #599149

December 24, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, December 24, 1875 



* 3 Negroes executed for murder 

* New York hangings
 



An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "EARTHQUAKE", "Two Shocks Felt At Richmond"... See More  

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599147

Race riot in Rolling Fork, Mississippi....

Item #599147

December 12, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, December 12, 1875



* Rolling Fork, Mississippi

* Race riot - Negroes




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "MISSISSIPPI" "Riot In Issaquena County" "More Negro Trou... See More  

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599146

Molly Maguires murders in Pennsylvania....

Item #599146

December 11, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, December 11, 1875



* Molly Maguires

* Pennsylvania Murders




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Murder by Molly Maguires" "Pennsylvania" and more. 1st report coverage ... See More  

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599114

General Stonewall Jackson statue enveiling...

Item #599114

October 27, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, October 27, 1875



* Stonewall Jackson statue

* Richmond, Virginia




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "JACKSON" "Unveiling of the Statue of Stonewall Jackson--Immense Crow... See More  

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599093

Bank of California failure...

Item #599093

August 28, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, August 28, 1875 



* Bank of California failure 

* William Chapman Ralston
 



An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "CALIFORNIA", "Failure Of The Bank Of Californ... See More  

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599090

William Alexander Graham death...

Item #599090

August 12, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, August 12, 1875 

 

* William Alexander Graham death 

* North Carolina governor 




An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

Page 2 has one column headings that include: "Death of Governor Graham" and more. 1st report ... See More  

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599087

East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana....

Item #599087

July 28, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 28, 1875



* East Feliciana Parish Negro uprising



An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings that include: "Threatened Uprising Of The Negroes At East Felicia" and more. 1st report coverage on a ... See More  

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599085

Long Point, Illinois railroad murder....

Item #599085

July 10, 1875

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 10, 1875



* Outlaws attempt to rob train



An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.



The front page has one column headings that include: "ILLINOIS" "Desperate Attempt To Rob An Express Car" and more. 1st report coverage o... See More  

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598971

Wilmington, North Carolina...

Item #598971

January 14, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 14, 1865  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Wilmington Affair" "Gen., Butler's Official Report" "Report of Gen. Weitzel" "A Full History Of The Matter""From the Army of the Potomac" "Latest From Georgia" and more. War-related content inside as well.

Eight pages, very nice conditi... See More  

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598970

Wilmington, North Carolina...

Item #598970

January 14, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 14, 1865 



* Second Battle of Fort Fisher (Eve)

* Wilmington NC North Carolina




Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Wilmington Affair" "Gen., Butler's Official Report" "Report of Gen. Weitzel" "A Full History Of The Matter""From the Army of the Potomac" "Latest From Georgia" an... See More  

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598876

United States land in French Africa...

Item #598876

November 08, 1942

THE SUNDAY STAR-NEWS, Wilmington, North Carolina, November 8, 1942 



* World War II 

* Allies land in Africa 

* United States marines
 



The front page has a banner headline: "POWERFUL AMERICAN FORCES LANDING IN FRENCH AFRICA IN NATION'S FIRST BIG-SCALE OFFENSIVE" with subheads and small photo of Dwight D. Eisenhower. This is 1st report coverage of the a... See More  

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598873

Tate & LaBianca murders...

Item #598873

August 12, 1969

THE NEW ANS OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, August 12, 1969 



* Sharon Tate - LaBianca murders

* Charles Manson & followers
 



The front page has a three column heading:"Caretaker at Estate Released; More Bizarre Slayings Studied"



with photo of a scene in front of the LaBianca home. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, very min... See More  

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598769

Early flight... catapulting planes from a cruiser...

Item #598769

March 18, 1916

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, March 18, 1916  The full front cover has a duotone illustration entitled "Launching A Sea Plane From The After Deck Of The U.S. Armored Cruiser 'North Carolina'" with an accompanying inside report "Widening the Range of the Fleets Eyes By Means of the Aeroplane Catapult."

Also within the issue is: "Operating Trains across the Gr... See More  

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598559

Map of the Virginia-North Carolina border...

Item #598559

March 09, 1862

NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1862 



* Suffolk, Virginia - Norfolk

* Fort Craig, New Mexico - Decatur, Alabama

* Burnside's North Carolina expedition




The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Movements Of Gen. Burnside" which shows a portion of the Virginia-North Carolina border (see photos). One column heads on the Civil War include: "Important From New M... See More  

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598355

KKK gang arrest... Baseball... train robbery...

Item #598355

August 15, 1871

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1871



* Ku Klux Klan - KKK

* Missouri train robbery




Page 5 has: "The KuKlux" "Arrest of a Gang with their Disguises in North Carolina..."



Also: "An Express Robbery" "How it Was Done..."



Page 3 has: "Base-Ball--Athletic vs. Atlantic'



This issue contains other news of the day. It is complete in 8 pages, an... See More  

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598162

Cape Hatteras, North Carolina...

Item #598162

January 31, 1862

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 31, 1862  This issue is filled with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following PAGE 6 Map: "PAMILCO SOUND AND HATTERAS INLET" (map is upside down, printing error?)

Headlines in this issue includes: "THE BURNSIDE EXPEDITION", "The Arrival At Hatteras Inlet", "... See More  

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598158

Trouble at the gold mines in Georgia...

Item #598158

March 12, 1831

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 12, 1831 



* Cabarrus County, North Carolina

* Gold discoveries in the South




Inside has over a full page headed: "Campaign In Georgia!" with much of relating to the troubles at the gold mines there (see for beginning). Also inside is over a page of a: "List Of Acts Of Congress", plus there is much under the heading: "... See More  

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598143

Stone & Murray's Circus...

Item #598143

October 14, 1868

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, October 14, 1868 Taking a full column on the front page is an ad for: "Stone & Murray's Circus" with a list of the attractions and performers, and several nice woodcuts.

Other news and advertisements, some with illustrations, are within the issue as well.

This is complete in four pages and is in good condition.

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597817

A naval battle in the Civil War...

Item #597817

January 26, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 26, 1865



* Battle of Trent's Reach

* City Point, Virginia

* Wilmington, North Carolina




Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GREAT NAVAL BATTLE" "Rebel Iron-Clad Attack on City Point" "Entire Rebel Fleet Engaged" "SOUTHERN NEWS" "Evacuation of Wilmington" "General Terry Demands its Surrender&... See More  

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597686

Coal Glen mine explosion disaster...

Item #597686

May 28, 1925

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 28, 1925



* Coal Glen mine explosion disaster (1st report)

* Oakland Township, Chatham County, North Carolina




The front page has two column headlines that include: "Mine Explosion Entombs Three-Score of More Men; All Believed to Be Dead". This is 1st report coverage on the Coal Glen, North Carolina mine disaster.



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597289

Latest news from the South...

Item #597289

May 09, 1862

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 19, 1862  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil war are: "THE VERY LATEST NEWS!" "From Gens. McClellan & Halleck's Armies" "A Successful Expedition Up the Pamunkey" "More of Jeff. Thompson's Marauders Captured" "The Latest News from Port Royal, Charleston & Savannah" "Weldon, North C... See More  

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596165

Bruno Hauptmamm executed...

Item #596165

April 04, 1936

THE NEWS & OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, April 4, 1936 



* Charles Lindbergh Jr. kidnapping

* Great headline for display




The bold banner headline announces: "BRUNO HAUPTMANN EXECUTED" with a photo of him & subheads: "Dies In Chair Without Making Any Revelation Of Kidnapping Mystery" "Mrs. Hauptmann Crushed By Execution of Husband" "Hoped H... See More  

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596145

Northwestern Rose Bowl win...

Item #596145

January 02, 1949

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 2, 1949 



* Rose Bowl: Northwestern Wildcats vs. California Golden Bears 

* Orange Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Georgia Bulldogs 

* Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma Sooners vs. North Carolina Tar Heels 

* Cotton Bowl: SMU Mustangs vs. Oregon Ducks
 



Within the sport's section (inside) is a nice banner headline: "Wildcats Rally to Defeat Ca... See More  

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595550

The Warren Commission report...

Item #595550

September 28, 1964

THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, Sept. 28, 1964  



* re. John F. Kennedy assassination



The top of the front page has: "Better Security Demanded for President" and "Johnson Appoints Committee to Advise on Warren Report". The front page has the report of the Warren Commission on the Kennedy assassination and notes in part: "...The main conclusion by the seve... See More  

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594885

Goldsboro, North Carolina... Civil War...

Item #594885

March 22, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 22, 1865 



* William T. Sherman

* Goldsboro NC

* Columbia SC




The front page has one column heads on the Civil War including: "Gen. Sherman's Campaign" "His Junction With Schofield" "He Occupies Goldsborough" "From North Carolina" and more.

Eight pages, very tiny binding holes at the blank spine margin, small piece fro... See More  

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594884

Goldsborough, North Carolina...

Item #594884

March 23, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 23, 1865  The front page has one column heads on the Civil War including: "MORE GOOD NEWS" "The Occupation of Goldsborough Confirmed" "Sherman & Schofield at the Head of An Immense Army" "Sheridan on the War Path" "Late Rebel News" "The Army Of The James" and more.

Eight pages, 3 small worm holes affectin... See More  

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594883

Goldsboro, North Carolina... Civil War...

Item #594883

March 23, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 23, 1865 



* Confederates falling apart

* Nearing the end of war

* Sherman at Goldsboro, NC




The front page has one column heads on the Civil War including: "MORE GOOD NEWS" "The Occupation of Goldsborough Confirmed" "Sherman & Schofield at the Head of An Immense Army" "Sheridan on the War Path" "Late Rebel News&qu... See More  

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177848

The Wright brothers fly... A nice first report...

Item #177848

January 02, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 2, 1904  The significance of this issue is the lengthier-than-most report on page 10 headed: "A Flying-Machine That Flies" which is the great and very historic report of the first successful flight of the Wright brothers at Kitty Hawk. 

The article begins with a cautious note: "Stories of flying machines that fly are to be received w... See More  

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593048

Wilmington, North Carolina....

Item #593048

January 23, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 23, 1865  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "From Wilmington" "Report that the Rebels have Set $30 Million worth of Cotton on Fire & Evacuated the Place..." "From Gen. Sherman's Army" "Evacuation of Pocotaligo by the Rebels" "Sherman Determined to Annihilate South Carolina" Dreadful Cata... See More  

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593037

Admiral Porter announces the capture of Fort Fisher...

Item #593037

January 21, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, January 21, 1865 



* Fort Fisher captured - Wilmington, North Carolina 

* Admiral David Dixon Porter
 



Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "LATE REBEL NEWS", "From Wilmington", "Charleston & Savannah", "The Canadian Raiders", "From the Army of the James" and "The Capture of Fort... See More  

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593027

Capture of Fort Fisher, North Carolina...

Item #593027

January 25, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 25, 1865 



* 2nd battle of Fort Fisher

* Wilmington NC North Carolina




Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "CAPTURE OF FORT FISHER" "Official Report of Admiral Porter" "Particulars of the Attack on Fort Fisher..." "The Victory at Fort Fisher" "The Latest Rebel News" and much more.

Eight page... See More  

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592385

Goldsboro, North Carolina...

Item #592385

March 23, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 23, 1865 



* Confederates falling apart

* Nearing the end of war

* Sherman at Goldsboro, North Carolina




Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "MORE GOOD NEWS" "The Occupation of Goldsborough Confirmed" "Sherman & Schofield at the Head of An Immense Army" "Sheridan On The War Path""The Potomac... See More  

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592128

Nearing the end of the Civil War...

Item #592128

January 26, 1865

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York City, January 26, 1865



* City Point, Virginia

* Wilmington, North Carolina



This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "GREAT NAVAL BATTLE", "Rebel Iron-Clad Attack on City Point", "The Entire Rebel Fleet Engaged", &... See More  

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592072

Wilmington, North Carolina.... Civil War ending...

Item #592072

February 25, 1865

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1865



* Confederates falling apart

* Last rebel port captured




This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON", "The Last of the Rebel Strongholds on the Atlantic in Our Hands", "Precipitate Flight of the Rebel... See More  

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