Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, October 29, 1863.Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War. This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. Contains a first column report with heads: "From General Lee's Army" The Late Movements! " "North Carolina Killed & Wounded with this coverage taking full half of the front page. Are: "North Carolina Christian Conference" "Commissioning a Dead Man" which is an interesting piece. Also on the ftpg: Gen.
Wheeler in Tennessee" and "The Prospect. The Civil War coverage continues on the inside pages with: "The News" which has various tidbits, and "To Our Patrons" and "The Recent Raid" and Gen.
Hood and his Men at Chickamauga" and "Northern Items amongst other articles. Four pages, a very light water stain in the upper right of each leaf, and a minor archival mend to pg.
2, otherwise in very nice condition. Please Note: All of our offerings are 100% authentic! We do not offer reprints or reproductions of any kind.
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