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THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 1862. [1861-62 BURNSIDE EXPEDITION]

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 1862. [1861-62 BURNSIDE EXPEDITION]

8 pp., 16.5” x 22., 6 columns. Front page features  “Map Showing the Position of Hatteras Inlet and Roanoke Island”—6.75 x 5.5”. “Diagram Showing Hattereras Inlet and where the Vessels… (2021-311). Learn More »

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—NOVEMBER 7, 1861

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—NOVEMBER 7, 1861

8 pp., 22’ X 16.5, six columns. Front cover features striking illustration of a sword—“Philadelphia’s Gift to General McClellan.”  Additional headlines: “Gov. Gamble and the Missouri… (2021-307). Learn More »

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1861 [1861-61 BURNSIDE EXPEDITION]

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1861 [1861-61 BURNSIDE EXPEDITION]

8 pp.,  22” x 16.5,  6 columns. Front page features handsome 7”x 8 map of Port Royal / Beaufort, S.C. and adjacent areas—"THE NAVAL EXPEDITION.” As well as a 7 x 5.5” portrait & sketch… (2021-310). Learn More »

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—NOVEMBER 23, 1861

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—NOVEMBER 23, 1861

8 pp., 22” x 16.5, six columns. Front page features handsome illustration of “Major-General H.W. Halleck, U.S.A.” recently appointed to command the Department of the Missouri. Plus cover story.… (2021-303). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 6, 1863 – GRIERSON’S RAID

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 6, 1863 – GRIERSON’S RAID

Vol. VII—No. 336. 16 pp. [353-368], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features splendid full page action portrait of “Colonel Grierson, Sixth Illinois… (998-1855). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 31, 1863- ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND/ CHICKAMAUGA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 31, 1863- ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND/ CHICKAMAUGA

Vol. VII—No. 357. 16 pp. (689-704), four columns, w/ numerous illustrations and cartoons. Exhibits slight chipping along right and left margins and light scattered foxing. Else VG &… (959-08). Learn More »

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FRAMED 1863 SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS FEATURING A.P. HILL

FRAMED 1863 SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS FEATURING A.P. HILL

When the war cut off the flow of Harpers Weekly and Frank Leslie’s papers to the south, the “Southern Illustrated News” was created in Richmond in September 1862 to fill the gap in supplying… (141-103). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $150.00

THE NEW ORLEANS WEEKLY PICAYUNE—FEBRUARY 22, 1847

THE NEW ORLEANS WEEKLY PICAYUNE—FEBRUARY 22, 1847

[Mexican war coverage] Vol. X—Number 2.  8 pp., 17.5 x 12.5,” five columns. Exhibits slight horizontal fold-mark, light chipping at the margins, patches of slight to light foxing throughout. Else… (998-1787). Learn More »

THE LIBERATOR—BOSTON, MARCH 11, 1864

THE LIBERATOR—BOSTON, MARCH 11, 1864

Vol. XXXIV, No. 11—Whole No. 1727. 4 pp., 17.25 x 24.25,” six columns. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping at margins. Else VG plus & entirely legible. Founded by William Lloyd Garrison, The… (998-1936). Learn More »

THE DAILY DELTA—NEW ORLEANS—APRIL 5, 1861

THE DAILY DELTA—NEW ORLEANS—APRIL 5, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 24. 8pp., 20 x 16.5”, six columns. Exhibits light chipping along left margin. Else VG plus & entirely legible. The Daily Delta was one of a handful of papers being published in… (145-115). Learn More »

THE [RICHMOND] SENTINEL—FEBRUARY 25, 1864

THE [RICHMOND] SENTINEL—FEBRUARY 25, 1864

2 pp., 24 x 18.5”, seven columns. Exhibits light chipping round the margins, lightly faded. Else VG & entirely legible. The Sentinel was one of a half dozen war-time Richmond paper, most which… (1000-2559). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

Vol. IX—No. 446. 16 pp. [433-448], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features entertaining full page depiction of “Rustic Courtship”.  Interior… (L15179GGG). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

Vol. VIII—No. 413. 16 pp. [753-768], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of the commanders of the Rebel privateer “Florida” [Captain C.M.… (1054-2800). Learn More »

BALLOU’S PICTORIAL FOR AUGUST 1856 – NEW WASHINGTON MONUMENT IN UNION PARK SQUARE PLUS DRAWINGS OF JEDDO, JAPAN

BALLOU’S PICTORIAL FOR AUGUST 1856 – NEW WASHINGTON MONUMENT IN UNION PARK SQUARE PLUS DRAWINGS OF JEDDO, JAPAN

Sixteen-page issue that starts with an article on the new monument to George Washington erected in New York’s Union Park. Bottom of the front page shows the equestrian statue of Washington on its… (668-256). Learn More »

BALLOU’S PICTORIAL FOR APRIL 1855-CRIMEAN WAR CONTENT

BALLOU’S PICTORIAL FOR APRIL 1855-CRIMEAN WAR CONTENT

Sixteen-page issue that starts with an article on the State of Arkansas with a rendering of the State Seal on the bottom of front page. Interior has stories about the war in the Crimea with drawings… (668-258). Learn More »

NEWSPAPER AND PHOTO LOT RELATING TO 29TH INFANTRY DIVISION AND RANGERS – TWO D-DAY UNITS

NEWSPAPER AND PHOTO LOT RELATING TO 29TH INFANTRY DIVISION AND RANGERS – TWO D-DAY UNITS

The first item in this small lot is a framed photo collage of Company D, 175th Infantry, 29th Division. Image size is 18.00 x 15.00 inches in the original period frame. Pictured and fully identified… (108-437). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, MAY 11, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

HARPER’S WEEKLY, MAY 11, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

Vol. V—No. 228. 16pp., [289-304], 4 columns, numerous attractive lithographs, including a center-fold spread of the Federal destruction of the Norfolk Navy before its abandonment to Confederate… (998-1884). Learn More »

THE SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS—RICHMOND, AUGUST 15, 1863

THE SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS—RICHMOND, AUGUST 15, 1863

Volume II./ No. 6. Eight pages (41-48), 16 x 11.5”, w/illus. and cartoon. Chipped round the extremities, w/inner page right margin torn off from mid-gap down. Else good and entirely legible. The… (959-15). Learn More »

EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

Vol. 6. 4 pp., 25 x 19.75”, eight columns. Exhibits center horizontal fold-mark, light chipping at the margins. Else VG & entirely legible. In the 1880s tiny Emporia was a two newspaper town,… (998-2134). Learn More »

RICHMOND WHIG NEWSPAPER, DATED APRIL 20, 1865 – LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

RICHMOND WHIG NEWSPAPER, DATED APRIL 20, 1865 – LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

Vol. 1—no. 15. 8 pp., 4 columns. Exhibits fold-marks, and small center fold-line chip; lightly soiled and yellowed, but entirely legible; completely intact but semi- fragile, and should be handled… (801-71). Learn More »

$716.00
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EXCELLENT U.S. MODEL 1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SABER WITH MINTY ETCHED BLADE

This pattern was introduced in 1840 for all mounted officers other than cavalry, but with the introduction of the 1850 patterns it was limited to officers of light artillery, making it very scarce. On top being a very hard to find pattern, this one… (870-635). Learn More »

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