NORTHERN INVASION Battle of Gettysburg Civil War CONFEDERATE 1863 Old Newspaper. (Note: additional images are located below the description). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND ENQUIRER, Richmond, Virginia, July 3, 1863 When the Battle of Gettysburg was in progress Robert E.Lee and Confederates Not only a nice Confederate newspaper but one from the capital of the Confederacy. And one of the less common titles as well. Most of the front page first column is taken up with: "Confederates In Pennsylvania" and "Harrisburg News". General Lee's army has occupied, without resistance, the flourishing town of York... The intelligence of the capture of Harrisburg is not confirmed; and was at least premature. The plans of Lee are still a secret to our enemies as well as to ourselves... Will leave all Maryland & the best part of Pennsylvania absolutely in his power... Now credited at Harrisburg that the Confederate forces now threatening Harrisburg have been ascertained to number from 20,000 to 40,000 men under Gen. Are: "The Capture of Harrisburg"'Lee's Whole Army" "Startling Rumor of Lee's Proximity to Washington" "The Panic at Harrisburg" "The Advance on Carlisle" "Latest Fro Vicksburg and more. The remaining pages also have much on the Civil War, too much to mention here, but including: "The Yankees Generally" being an editorial on the situation; Gen. Jackson" "The Whole of the Rebels in Maryland & Pennsylvania--The Rebels at Hanover... Grant in Action" "The Slave Trade" "Southern Ladies--A Visit to Stonewall Jackson" "Gordon's Brigade in Pennsylvania and more.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, several ink stains deter very little, several folds with mild fold wear, some foxing. A very significant issue from this very significant period during a "high point" in the Confederacy, just before their losses at Gettysburg. Please Note: All of our offerings are 100% authentic! We do not offer reprints or reproductions of any kind.
They are guaranteed to be original! For this specific item, A U. The per-item additional cost for folders, portfolios, and presentation cases vary. We will still provide tracking and insure them at our expense. Please check with your country's.We have been dealers in rare newspapers for over 41 years, serve as consultants to multiple museums, and are members of the American Antiquarian Society. Timothy Hughes Rare Newspapers P. Desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things. Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter. The item "NORTHERN INVASION Battle of Gettysburg Civil War CONFEDERATE 1863 Old Newspaper" is in sale since Monday, November 14, 2016.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "timhu" and is located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.