Newspapers

Showing 1 to 20 out of 58


HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [JOHN BURNS, GETTYSBURG]

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [JOHN BURNS, GETTYSBURG]

Vol. VII—No. 347. 16 pp. [529-544], four columns, numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait of “John Burns, The Only Man in Gettysburg, PA, Who Fought At the… (573-79). Learn More »

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

This is the much sought-after July 7, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune with a large map of Gettysburg on the front page. Articles relating to “The Great Victory” and additional stories… (L15410). Learn More »

NEW YORK HERALD NEWSPAPER COVERING THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

NEW YORK HERALD NEWSPAPER COVERING THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

This copy of The New York Herald is dated September 21, 1862 and covers the battle of Antietam. Along the left edge are headlines that read “THE WAR NEWS, THE VERY LATEST FROM THE FIELD OF BATTLE,… (668-61). Learn More »

$35.00
ON HOLD

MASSACHUSETTS PLOUGHMAN NEWSPAPER, DATED AUGUST 16, 1862

MASSACHUSETTS PLOUGHMAN NEWSPAPER, DATED AUGUST 16, 1862

This newspaper, published in Boston from during the Civil War, contains articles on the Battle of Cedar Mountain, a letter describing the death of Capt. N.B. Shurtleff, the demand for wool as the… (697-1316). Learn More »

$8.00
ON HOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY,  SEPTEMBER 21, 1861 - GENERAL MCCLELLAN/U.S. ARMORY, SPRINGFIELD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, SEPTEMBER 21, 1861 - GENERAL MCCLELLAN/U.S. ARMORY, SPRINGFIELD

Vol. V—No. 247. 16 pp. [593-608], four columns, w/numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page illustration of an army blacksmith’s forge in camp. Interior… (998-1889). Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 15, 1861 - DEATH OF ELMER ELLSWORTH

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 15, 1861 - DEATH OF ELMER ELLSWORTH

Vol. V—No. 233. 16 pp. [369-384], four columns, w/numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features “The Murder of Ellsworth” and a dramatic illustration of his killing at the… (998-1886). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, DECEMBER 14, 1861 - FT. PICKENS/ BEAUFORT, SC

HARPER’S WEEKLY, DECEMBER 14, 1861 - FT. PICKENS/ BEAUFORT, SC

Vol. V—No. 259. 16 pp., [785-800], four columns w/numerous stories, illustrations & cartoons. Front cover features full page “Chart Map of Georgia, Showing the Percentage of Slaves in Each… (998-1894). Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

NEW YORK TIMES SUPPLEMENT, MAY 8, 1862 – CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS

NEW YORK TIMES SUPPLEMENT, MAY 8, 1862 – CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS

8 pp., 6 columns. Front page features large centered map, titled: “The Expedition To New Orleans”, which shows “the Situation of the Rebel Forts on the Lower Mississippi, and the Position of our… (L5478A). Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, MARCH 26, 1859 – DAN SICKLES IN JAIL!

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, MARCH 26, 1859 – DAN SICKLES IN JAIL!

No. 173—Vol. 7. 16 pp. [255-270], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features an illustration of Dan Sickles in jail in a Washington, DC., jail, with the following… (400-649). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 5, 1862 - SIEGE OF ISLAND NO. 10 / NEW BERNE, NC

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 5, 1862 - SIEGE OF ISLAND NO. 10 / NEW BERNE, NC

No. 333—Vol. XIII. 16 pp. [321-336], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover lead story features “The Battle of New Berne”, accompanied by a lower illustration of “War… (L10381). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

WAR SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 5, 1862 - BATTLES OF PEA RIDGE & NEW BERNE

WAR SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 5, 1862 - BATTLES OF PEA RIDGE & NEW BERNE

No. 334- Vol. XIII. 8 pp. [345-352], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front page features a story on the “gallantry displayed by Gen. Asboth in the recent victory of… (L10380). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

WAR SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 – SHILOH

WAR SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 – SHILOH

No. 338—Vol. XIII. 8 pp. [409-416], numerous stories, illustration and cartoons. Front cover features lead story of Shiloh—“The Great Battle In The Southwest.”, with accompanying illustration… (L10372). Learn More »

$75.00
ON HOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, MAY 3, 1862 - ADVANCE ON YORKTOWN

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, MAY 3, 1862 - ADVANCE ON YORKTOWN

No. 339—Vol. XIV. 16 pp. [1-15], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front features lead story on “Our Advance On Yorktown,” accompanied by two illustrations of the war in South… (L10376). Learn More »

$50.00
ON HOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 25, 1862 – ANTIETAM, ETC.

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 25, 1862 – ANTIETAM, ETC.

No. 369—Vol. XV. 16 pp. [65-80], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a review of “The Military Situation”, beginning by mentioning Jeb Stuart’s audacious… (L10336). Learn More »

$50.00
ON HOLD

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, MAY 20TH, 1865 – TESTIMONY OF THE TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, MAY 20TH, 1865 – TESTIMONY OF THE TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

Vol. XXV……No. 7,526. Very nice condition overall. Vertical and horizontal folds; some minor wear/soiling along vertical fold on upper portion of the front page.   Front Page -The Assassination… (173-4251). Learn More »

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 18, 1865 – TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 18, 1865 – TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

Whole No. 10,489.  Overall very good condition; light age yellowing/foxing throughout. Tear on the upper left of front page extends approx. 2” inward from left edge, then upwards approx. 1… (173-4253). Learn More »

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 18, 1865 – TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 18, 1865 – TRIAL OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION CONSPIRATORS

Vol. XXV….No. 7,523. Very good condition; some scattered light staining. Fold lines; creasing and minor chipping to edges of pages. Supplement pages 9 and 10 printed as loose pages. Front Page… (173-4252). Learn More »

NEW YORK HERALD FOR MAY 7, 1865 – LINCOLN ASSASSINATION, TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS

NEW YORK HERALD FOR MAY 7, 1865 – LINCOLN ASSASSINATION, TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS

Whole No. 10,478. Overall very fine condition; horizontal fold line, with minor wear along the fold on the front page. -The Plot – Beverly Tucker and Wm. W. Cleary proclaim their innocence. Flight… (173-4250). Learn More »

JULY 1863 ISSUE OF “THE LIBERATOR” NEWSPAPER EXTOLLING THE BRAVERY OF BLACK SOLDIERS

JULY 1863 ISSUE OF “THE LIBERATOR” NEWSPAPER EXTOLLING THE BRAVERY OF BLACK SOLDIERS

Vol. XXXIII. No. 29. 4 pp., 6 columns. Exhibits a central fold-mark but is otherwise very good. Founded in 1831 by William Lloyd Garrison, the “Liberator” became the country’s leading… (668-93). Learn More »

$125.00
ON HOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

Vol. VI.—No. 278. 16 pp. [257-272], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page sketch of “Major Halleck in the Field, April 1862.” [Halleck… (998-1845). Learn More »


Showing 1 to 20 out of 58

featured item

RHODE ISLAND STATE CONTRACT UNION ENLISTED FOOT GREAT COAT

The Infantry, Heavy Artillery and Engineers used this style of greatcoat. The foot style great coat is single breasted with a standing collar and has an elbow length cape. The coat is made of quality Sky Blue wool with a heavy brown cotton jean… (583-01). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

19
Feb

Coming up: 65th Annual Baltimore Antique Arms Show, March 16-17 at the Cow Palace, Timonium, MD. Learn More »