Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Fredericksburg Union Defeat 1862 Civil War Newspaper. (Note: additional images are located below the description). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, December 30, 1862. Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia Confederate victory from rebel capital. The front page has a wealth of war-related news including items headed: "From Fredericksburg" "City Intelligence" "Communication with the North" "Forestalling and Corrupting Negro Labour" "The War In The Southwest" "The Ball Opened in the Southwest--A Battle Impending at Murfreesboro--Capture of Glasgow by Morgan--The Two Armies in Line of Battle" "From the North" "Later From Fredericksburg" "Movement Against Vicksburg--Advance & Repulse of the Enemy" "Van Dorn's Recent Exploits--Memphis Not Attacked" & other smaller items.
The back page is dominated by the lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title. Few things are more desirable than a Confederate victory in the West. Since the beginning of the war the successes of the Southern standard in that quarter have been doubtful, while its defeats have been decided...Also has: "Additional From The North" which has many subheads including: Official History of the Battle of Fredericksburg--Report of the Congressional Committee Appointed to Investigate the Facts--Deposition of General Burnside... Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner masthead. Some wear at the margins, generally in nice condition. 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 45 years, serve as consultants to multiple museums, and are members of the American Antiquarian Society.
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The item "Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Fredericksburg Union Defeat 1862 Civil War Newspaper" is in sale since Wednesday, March 24, 2021. 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.