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673770

Nine issues of Scientific American: latest inventions of the day...

Item #673770

January 24, 1863

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 9 different issues from 1863, 1864 & 1865, each during the Civil War & each containing a wealth of articles and many illustrations of the latest improvements & inventions of the day. Some fascinating reports on 19th century ingenuity during the Civil War.

Each issue is complete in 16 pages and in very nice condition.... See More  

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673724

Much reporting on the Civil War...

Item #673724

January 13, 1863

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 13, 1863  Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Attack On Vicksburg" "The Yazoo as a Base Abandoned" "The Rebel Defenses there Impregnable" "Details of the Fighting" and: "The Loss Of Galveston" "Magruder's Official Report" signed in type: J. Bankhead Magruder; and "Springfield Not ... See More  

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673723

Reports on Jeff Davis' annual message...

Item #673723

January 16, 1863

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 16, 1863  Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are several with comments on: "Jeff. Davis's Annual Message" "He Will Accept Peace Only With Independence" "Statement of His Retaliation Orders" "He Insists Upon Killing Butler" "His Opinion of the Emancipation Proclamation" He Threatens the Extermination of t... See More  

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673722

General U.S. Grant takes over... Where is Robert E. Lee?

Item #673722

October 21, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 21, 1863  Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Gen. Rosecrans Relieved of Command" "Gen. Grant Given Command of the Armies of the Cumberland, Ohio & Kentucky" "Gen. Thomas to Command at Chattanooga" "Battle of Colliersville & Pursuit of Chalmers" "The Enemy's Superior Numbers Beaten at Bahalia, W... See More  

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673721

Latest reports from the Civil War...

Item #673721

October 27, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 27, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Army Of The Cumberland" "Rumored Rear Attack on Allenton & Rome" "News From General Burnside" "Reports of a Strong Rebel Force This Side the Rappahannock Untrue" "The Rebel Privateers" and much more.

Eight pages, nice condition.

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673720

A victory for the Yankees in Virginia...

Item #673720

November 09, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 9, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Virginia" "Successful Advance of the Army of the Potomac" "A Victory On Saturday!" "The Rebels Under Hill Attacked, Beaten, and Driven Across the Rappahannock" "Capture of 3,000 Prisoners" "Their Retreat On Culpepper" "General G... See More  

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673719

Civil War news from Arkansas...

Item #673719

November 17, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 17, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Tennessee" "Continued Efforts of the Rebels to Flank Our Position" "Recent Engagements of the Troops Under Gen. Hooker" "News From Arkansas" "Retreat of Marmaduke & Price South of the Little Missouri" "The Rebel Force 7,000 Strong&qu... See More  

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673718

Battle of Bolivar Heights, with a map...

Item #673718

October 20, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 20, 1861  The front page has a small column-wide map concerning: "The Battle of Bolivar Heights" with a related article.

Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Reconnaissances of the Enemy's Positions" "Another Attack of the Rebel Batteries on Passing Vessels" "The River Obstructed By A Chain&... See More  

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673717
Item #673717

November 09, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 9, 1861  The front page has a quite large map titled: "MAP OF BEAUFORT, S.C...." with further particulars.

Also a column-wide map on the bkpg. showing from Mound City to Butler, Missouri.

Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT FROM SOUTH CAROLINA" "Arrival of the Great Naval and Military Expedition at Port Royal Islan... See More  

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673715

Battle of Pensacola, Florida...

Item #673715

December 12, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, December 12, 1861  The front page has a  very nice map titled: "THE LATE FIGHT AT FORT PICKENS...".

Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE FIGHT AT FORT PICKENS" "THE FIRST ACCOUNT FROM OUR SIDE" "The Town of Warrington and the Navy Yard Partially Destroyed" "Interesting From The South" "What the... See More  

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673651

Civil War map showing Florida...

Item #673651

January 30, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan 30, 1862  The top of the front page is dominated by a nice map headed: "Map Of Cedar Keys And Its Approaches" which is just off the coast of Florida.

Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "Interesting From the Gulf" "Importance of the Capture of Cedar Keys" "Important From Missouri - Advance of the Union Forces on Springfield&quo... See More  

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673650

Arkansas Post is captured, with a map....

Item #673650

January 21, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 21, 1863  The front page features a map titled: "THE CAPTURE OF ARKANSAS POST".

Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF ARKANSAS POST" "Sketch of the Village and Fortifications" "The Guns of the Fort Dismounted by Shots from the Gunboats" "Two Days' Fighting and Final Surrender" "... See More  

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673649

Fort Caswell, North Carolina...

Item #673649

January 23, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 23, 1863  The front page is dominated by a detailed Civil War map headed: "Operations In North Carolina - The Reported Attack on Fort Caswell--Rebel Accounts of the Movements of Union Troops."

Also nice column heads on the Civil War including: "Impending Battle" "Address of General Burnside to His Troops" "General Lee In Command" ... See More  

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673648

Two Civil War maps... Grant & Sherman...

Item #673648

February 13, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 13, 1865  The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "OPERATIONS ON HATCHER'S RUN". And the back page has a detailed map of: "The City of Mobile".

Among the front page column heads are: "SHERMAN" "The S. Carolina Railroad Destroyed" "Sherman In Possession of It at Several Points" "A Large Column of She... See More  

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673647

General Sherman in North Carolina...

Item #673647

March 25, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, March 25, 1865  The front page has a nice map titled: "SHERMAN IN NORTH CAROLINA".

Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "GERMAN" "THE BATTLE IN NORTH CAROLINA" "Rebel Reports of the Fighting at Averysboro and Bentonsville on the 16th and 19th Inst." "Rebel Victories in Both Actions" "A Defeat of Sherman&... See More  

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673646

Civil War map from the closing week of the war...

Item #673646

April 09, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 9, 1865  The ftpg. features a very nice & detailed map headed: "OPERATIONS IN FRONT OF MOBILE. Map of Mobile Bay & Spanish Fort--The Position of the Monitors Milwaukee and Osage When They Were Blown Up by Torpedoes.".

There are many nice first column heads as well including: "MOBILE" "Siege of Spanish Fort" "General Steele'... See More  

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673640

Much on the taking of Savannah by Sherman...

Item #673640

January 07, 1865

DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 7, 1865  An issue from the capital of the Confederacy & quite late in the Civil War. The editorial begins: "General Sherman is trying an experiment on Savannah...This Sherman, it  will not be forgotten, is the same who wrote the letter of instructions to his Adj. General on the way in which he was to deal with the inhabitants...'Rebel... See More  

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673639

Confederate government needs more brains...

Item #673639

March 06, 1862

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 6, 1862   The front page is entirely taken up with ads and notices, while page 2 has much concerning the Civil War. Page 2 begins with the always interesting & quite lengthy editorial, this one taking the unusual step of being critical of the Confederate government & its growing bureaucracy, noting: "...What the Confederate government... See More  

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673638

Confederate opinion of Northern newspapers...

Item #673638

May 28, 1863

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 28, 1863  A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes a brief item headed: "Military Appointments" noting those for Generals A.P. Hill and Ewell. The ftpg. also has quite a few Acts of the Confederate Congress. The back page has a nice editorial which begins: "The Northern journals just received are marvel... See More  

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673637

Memphis, Tennessee Confederate newspaper...

Item #673637

August 02, 1861

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, Aug. 2, 1861 This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Among the war reports are: "The War News!" "Mississippi Second Regiment--List of Killed & Wounded in the Late Battle" "Later from Pensacola" "The Voice of the Northern Press" "Another Note of Warning&... See More  

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673636

Memphis, Tennessee Confederate newspaper...

Item #673636

August 02, 1861

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, Aug. 2, 1861 This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Among the war reports are: "The War News!" "Mississippi Second Regiment--List of Killed & Wounded in the Late Battle" "Later from Pensacola" "The Voice of the Northern Press" "Another Note of Warning&... See More  

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673635

News from the Confederacy...

Item #673635

August 31, 1864

CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 31, 1864  This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their dateline.

Among the articles: "From Atlanta--Movement of the Enemy" "From Petersburg" "From Richmond--Affairs in West Virginia--Official From General Hood" is a dispatch signed in type: J. B. Hood, Genera... See More  

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673490

Confederate newspaper from Louisiana...

Item #673490

February 02, 1862

SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Feb. 2, 1862  Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are ... See More  

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673480

1864 Abraham Lincoln for president notice....

Item #673480

October 20, 1864

MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 20, 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 Unite... See More  

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673401

Baseball during the Civil War...

Item #673401

November 30, 1861

WILKES' SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Nov. 30, 1861  On the fourth page under "Out-Door Sports and  "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a game between the Constellation and Waverly clubs played at the grounds of the of the Atlantic Baseball Club, at Bedford Long Island.

There are also the brief summaries and box scores of three other games, including one betwee... See More  

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673385

Great graphic issue... The day the Confederate capital was captured...

Item #673385

April 03, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 3, 1865  This was the day the Confederate capital of Richmond was taken by the Yankees. See the photos for the great front page, featuring a large Civil War map headed: "THE DECISIVE BATTLE OF THE REBELLION" with a subhead, the map showing the Petersburg vicinity.

Almost the entire first column is taken up with nice war-related head including a engraving of a... See More  

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673383

Just after Lincoln's assassination...

Item #673383

April 17, 1865

BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, April 17, 1865  Among the front page column heads are: "Groundless Rumors" "Neither of the Assassins Arrested" "The Remarks of Mr. Lincoln's Late Pa67stor" "$30,000 Reward" "The Body of the Late President" "Funeral on Wednesday" "Murderous Conspiracy" "Arrest of Suspected Persons."

Al... See More  

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673382

Nine issues with Civil War-related content...

Item #673382

December 27, 1862

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 9 different issues from 1863, 1864, and one issue from 1865, each contains within reports on military events from the Civil War, or reports of developments and improvements of military equipment.

Each issue complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

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673380

Booth is chased, shot, and killed...

Item #673380

April 28, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1865  A very historic issue with the front page, first column heads: "BOOTH'S END" "The Shooting of the Assassin of the President" "The Flight and Desperate Resistance" "He is Traced Through the Swamps of Maryland and Virginia and Burned Out of a Barn" "He Refuses to Surrender and is Shot" "The Body In Washi... See More  

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673349

Civil War reports from Galveston...

Item #673349

January 12, 1863

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 12, 1863  Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Exciting News From Galveston" "Rebel Attack by Land and Water" "Gallant Defense by the Harriet Lane" "Rebel Force 5,000 Under Magruder" "Position Occupied By Bragg" "He Intends to Make a Fight at Tullahoma" "The Barbarity of the Enemy" &q... See More  

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673348

Fighting near Chattanooga...

Item #673348

October 09, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 9, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Chattanooga Shelled from Lookout Mountain!" "Rebel Accounts of the Engagement & its Results" "Mysterious Movements of the Enemy" "Disastrous Fate of the Overland Expedition to Idahoe" "Capt. Fiske's Party Massacred by the Sioux" "Advance of... See More  

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673347

The losses at Chickamauga...

Item #673347

October 19, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 19, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Gen. Rosecrans's Army" "Probable Attack on Bridgeport, Tennessee" "Federal and Rebel Losses at Chickamauga" "Gen. Meade's Army Reported within the Defenses of Washington!" "Lee's Supposed Movement Toward the Shenandoah and Maryland" and mor... See More  

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673346

General Meade relieved of his command...

Item #673346

October 28, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 28, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Virginia" "General Meade to Be Removed from Command" "Reported Recrossing of the Rappahannock by Lee" "From East Tennessee" "Severe Fight Near Philadelphia" "The Rebels Driven from the Field" and much more.

Eight pages, nice condit... See More  

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673345

Moseby's guerrillas...

Item #673345

November 23, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 23, 1863  Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "The Enemy in Force on the South Bank of the Rapidan" "Another Raid by Moseby's Guerrillas" "Gen. Grant's Department" "The Situation in Lookout Valley and East Tennessee" "Longstreet's Retreat to be Cut Off!" "Strength of

Bragg's Army&q... See More  

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673344

Capturing the Rio Grande during the Civil War...

Item #673344

December 28, 1863

THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 28, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Loss and Recapture of the Valley of the Rio Grande" "Value of the Possession" "The Revolt at Fort Jackson" "Guerrilla Operations in Western Tennessee--Fight Near Princeton--Eighty Men Killed".

Eight pages, minor wear at the spine due to disbinding, good conditi... See More  

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673327

Sherman unopposed... The Captain Beall/Lincoln/Booth connection...

Item #673327

February 25, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 25, 1865  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "Our Troops in Possession of the City" "Battle & Rout of the Rebels" "General Terry in Pursuit of Hoke's Troops" "SHERMAN" "His March Unopposed" "The Capture of Columbia Very Unexpected at Richmond" "Groans ... See More  

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673326

Great Civil War issue for display...

Item #673326

March 14, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, March 14, 1865 The ftpg. features a huge Civil War map headed: "SHERIDAN'S IMPORTANT OPERATIONS. Where Sheridan Went & What He Accomplished---Immense Destruction of Rebel Roads & Supplies."

There is a great number of one column heads on the ftpg. including; "SHERMAN" "Important Rebel Reports" "Kilpatrick Driven from His Camp by Hampt... See More  

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673325
Item #673325

October 27, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 27, 1861  Much of the front page is taken up with a large & extremely detailed Civil War map headed: "Map Of Orleans And Surrounding Country...".

Among the ftpg. column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "Additional Particulars of the Ball's Bluff Conflict" "Rebel Official Reports of the Affair" "The Battle of Ball... See More  

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673324

Civil War map of the Bowling Green, Kentucky, vicinity....

Item #673324

January 22, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD,  Jan. 22, 1862  The front page features a nice map titled: "THE CHIEF STRATEGIC POINT OF THE WEST. The Rebel Position in Kentucky..." showing the Bowling Green vicinity.

Among the one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE BATTLE OF SOMERSET, KY." "The Great Victory in Eastern Kentucky" "TOTAL ROUT OF THE REBELS" "Panic and ... See More  

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673322

Intercepted letter from Beauregard indicates some hopelessness...

Item #673322

April 21, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1862  The front page features a nice map headed: "The Siege of Yorktown - Diagram of the Scene of the Engagement on Wednesday, April 16."

Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Union Forces at Falmouth, Commanding the City of Fredericksburg" "Gallant Achievement of General Augur"

A very interesting report: "Intercept... See More  

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673318

Terrific Civil War era map of New Orleans...

Item #673318

April 26, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1862  Most of the front page is taken up with a huge & terrific Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT FROM NEW ORLEANS. Terrific Bombardment of Fort Jackson on the Mississippi---The Rebel Defenses at New Orleans". Related reports are on page 3.

Page 4 has another map: "The Engagement At Needham's Cut Off" with related text.

Complete in 12 pa... See More  

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673317

Civil War map of Western Virginia...

Item #673317

January 10, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 10, 1864  The front page features a very detailed Civil War map headed: "General Early's Failure. Scene of the Recent Rebel Failure in Western Virginia".

Among the front page column heads: "Capture of a Rebel Official Document Detailing the Recent Plans of General Early" "The Affair At Jonesville" "The Recent Raid Upon Petersburg&q... See More  

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673316

Huge map takes half of the front page...

Item #673316

March 06, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, March 6, 1864  The front page is dominated by a huge & very detailed Civil War map headed: KILPATRICK'S CAVALRY EXPEDITION" with further text.

Among the ftpg. first column heads: "KILPATRICK'S EXPEDITION" "Brilliant Movements of the Union Cavalry Forces" "Their Dash Through the Rebel Territory" "General Kilpatrick Shells th... See More  

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673315

Two front page graphics...

Item #673315

April 26, 1864

NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1864  The front page has two graphics, a two column diagram of: "The Rebel Ram Albemarle...which Compelled the Surrender of Plymouth." being a cross section of it; plus a one column map of the vicinity of Plymouth, North Carolina.

Among the first column heads are: "North Carolina" "The Surrender of Plymouth to the Rebels" "General... See More  

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673313

Beauregard's letter of praise on the Battle of Manassas...

Item #673313

August 07, 1861

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 7, 1861  This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline.

While the ftpg. is taken up with ads, inside has some very good war content including a lengthy item: "Notes, Facts and Queries for the People". This includes an interesting bit: "...Yes, in the eyes of Go... See More  

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673308

A very early newspaper from Los Angeles...

Item #673308

April 26, 1862

LOS ANGELES STAR, California, April 26, 1862  One of the earliest Los Angeles newspapers we have offered, and from the Civil War no less. At this time the population of Los Angeles was less than 5,000.

The front page is taken u with: "Eastern Intelligence" which includes Civil War reports, as well as various ads. More such reporting on page 2.

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

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673307

From the capital of the Confederacy...

Item #673307

August 08, 1862

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 8, 1862  The front page has a wealth of reporting from the Civil War including: "Later From the North" "The Position on the Peninsula" "Yankee Description of Sunday In A Captured Town" "The Southern Treatment of Prisoners" "Stuart's Cavalry Again in the Enemy's Rear" "Movement of the Enemy ... See More  

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673306

News from the Confederacy...

Item #673306

August 09, 1862

CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 9, 1862  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. ... See More  

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673285

Rebel Steam Ram Manassa attempts to sink U.S. Steamer Mississippi...

Item #673285

May 31, 1862

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, May 31, 1862

The front page features a print of: "THE REBEL, STEAM RAM MANASSAS ENDEAVORING TO SINK THE U.S. STEAMER MISSISSIPPI BELOW NEW ORLEANS BY RUNNING INTO HER", with descriptive text, and the back page contains print: "THE CARTE DE VISITE".

Complete in four pages, rubbing on mid-fold (minor loss), a slightly rough left spine, but o... See More  

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673284

Captain Coles's Cupola Ships...

Item #673284

June 14, 1862

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, June 14, 1862

The front page features a print of: "THE CAPTAIN COLES'S CUPOLA SHIP" with accompanying text.  The back page has a print of:  "THE MEDICAL STUDENT AT HOME".

Complete in four pages, rubbing on mid-fold (minor loss), but otherwise good. The issue was once folded in quarters which and has some browning along the fo... See More  

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