Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper. (Note: additional images are located below the description).
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!
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We have been dealers in rare newspapers for over 44 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. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".
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