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LITTLE BELT AFFAIR Arthur Bingham USS President Pre War of 1812 1811 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214635899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE REPERTORY & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Nov. 26, 1811 * The Little Belt Affair * Captain Arthur Bingham The ftpg. has: "Affair Of The Little Belt" being the correspondence between James Monroe and Mr. Morier, followed by those between Monroe and Foster. All letters are signed in type by their respective authors. Subscriber's name written above the masthead. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:42

$28.00
160993

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Steamboat Advertisement


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974221787

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August 9, 1815 * Illustrated advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat, a stage coach, and at least ten illustrated ship ads. Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:37

$25.00
160987

WILLIAM WALKER Filibuster Military Expedition NICARAGUA 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212103746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, January 9, 1858 * William Walker (filibuster) * Nicaragua expedition Page 2 has an article with heading: "The Walker Filibuster Question" with subheads. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day just prior to the Civil War. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:27

$28.00
160954

JAMES K. POLK Presidential Inauguration & FLORIDA Statehood 1845 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974015445

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 8, 1845 * President James K. Polk * Inauguration - inaugural address * Florida statehood - joins the union The front page has a report "Inauguration of President Polk" "...The arrangements were admirable. We give the programme as published in advance... The ceremony at the Capitol, was very imposing... The flag-staffs of the whigs, as well as an acknowledgment that The Chief of the Nation was there, and must be duly recognized...President Polk, quitting the Capitol after the Inauguration, drove rapidly by an indirect route to the White House, where he received during the afternoon, the congratulations of his fellow citizens. In the evening he and his l... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:34

$62.00
160950

President WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Death w/ Black Mourning Borders 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973679533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LONG-ISLAND DEMOCRAT, Jamaica, New York, April 6, 1841 * William Henry Harrison death The top of pg. 3 has: "Death Of The President" with the report beginning: "Yesterday mornings mail bought the important, but not altogether unexpected intelligence of the death of William Henry Harrison, President of the United States. By this event John Tyler, the vice President becomes president for the balance of Gen. Harrisons term, and Samuel L. Southard President pro. tem. of the Senate becomes Vice President of the United States." And just a few more observations in this report. In honor of Harrison's death all columns on pgs. 2 & 3 are black-bordered. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:52

$128.00
160949

JAMES BUCHANAN Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973677471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, March 11, 1857 * President James Buchanan * Inauguration - inaugural address Page 3 has the "Inaugural Address" which takes 1 1/3 columns in which he reflects on the events of the year. It is signed in type at its conclusion: James Buchanan. Page 2 has an article concerning it titled: "The Inaugural". Four pages, minor loss to blank spine at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:49

$56.00
160946

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Wins Presidential Election Victory 1841 Concord Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211134398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT AND STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Feb. 19, 1841 * William Henry Harrison * Presidential election victory Page 3 has: "Presidential Vote" which is the official chart of the electoral votes certified by the tellers and announced by the Vice President to the Congress. It shows 234 votes for Harrison and 60 for Van Buren. Also a detailed report: "Arrival Of General Harrison".] Four pages, irregular at the spine, small wear hole at the center of front leaf.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:37

$52.00
160943

AMERICAN EMBARGO ACT James Madison & British Ships War of 1812 Salem Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211122942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 7, 1812 Page 3 has an atypically large head: "Another EMBARGO" and a brief report confirming the imposition of another embargo. Says the message reached Boston in 76 hours from Washington. Originally a 60-day embargo that was proposed by President Madison, it was changed to a 90-day embargo by moderate members of Congress who believed a peaceful settlement with Great Britain was still possible. The embargo was especially unpopular in New England (and in some Southern states) where shipping was an important industry. In addition to opposing the commercial restrictions created by the embargo, the New England states also opposed war with Great Britain, eve... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:27

$62.00
160935

Historic MORMON CHURCH Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints CREATION 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211113058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 16, 1831 * Formation of the Mormon Church * Historic issue Inside has a fine and very early account of the formation of the Mormon church, headed: "Mormonism". The bias against the Mormons is revealed in the report, which includes: "...certain knaves, pretending to have some holy writings hidden under a stone in Ontario county...started a new religion! The leaders make bold pretensions and assert a gift to work miracles ....Their great prophet Jo, has selected a part of Geanuga Co., Ohio, and pronounced it to be the promised land....The chiefs of those people... exempt themselves from labor...probably, the grand object for which they have est... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:14

$370.00
160910

PAUL MORPHY Chess Master World Champion 1859 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210132092

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1859 * Paul Morphy * American chess champion The front page has one column headings: "The Chess Champion" "Presentation to Paul Morphy by the New-York Chess Club" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:45

$42.00
160897

Early JUDAICA Jews Jewish RABBIS Bavaria Synagogues 1825 Boston MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210109015

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RECORDER & TELEGRAPH, Boston, May 27, 1825 * Early Judaica - Jewish - Jews - Rabbis - Religion On page 3 under "Edict Of The Bavarian Government Respecting The Jews" is a report stating that the government enacted "...certain measures to ameliorate the condition of the Jews...", and that: "...All the present rabbies are to be discharged, and every Jewish congregation is directed not only to engage a teacher for the children of both sexes, who has been regularly educated and approved, but also a Preacher, in lieu of the rabbin, whose duty shall be to superintend the instruction of youth, and to preach in the German language every Saturday in the synagogue from a text out of that part ... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:16

$62.00
160896

Best JOHN TYLER State of the Union Address 1841 Old Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210108224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 8, 1841 * President John Tyler * State of the Union Address * Best title to be had ? Half of the front page is taken up with the: "President's Message" which concludes on page 2 where it is signed: John Tyler. This was the President's annual state-of-the-union address, a tradition which began with Washington & continues to this day. Terrific to have this speech in the newspaper which was essentially the mouthpiece of the federal government. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:15

$49.00
160865

Rare NORFOLK Antebellum VA Virginia w/ Runaway Slavery Ad 1839 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372209164708

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: AMERICAN BEACON, & NORFOLK & PORTSMOUTH DAILY ADVERTISER, Norfolk, Virginia, Aug. 24, 1839 * Rare Antebellum title * Runaway slave ad Page 3 has a reward ad for a runaway negro man named Robert Butt. News of the day includes: "Dueling" "Another Steamboat Lost" "Indian Council" and more. A wealth of ads as well. Uncommon title from the South before the Civil War. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2018 15:26

$49.00
160864

JAMES FENINORE COOPER Pioneers, of The Sources of the Susquehanna 1822 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972291931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 2, 1822 * James Fenimore Cooper Page 2 has an early report about James Fenimore Cooper, America's first great author. The report mentions in part: "The Spy--The author of this native novel...is a Mr. Cooper, of Westchester, New York son of the late Judge Cooper, formerly a member of Congress from that State. 'Precaution' is also from his pen; and he is said to be engaged in writing another novel, 'The Pioneer, or the Sources of the Susquehannah.' " The Spy was his first successful novel. The other two works mentioned were, indeed, by him. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2018 15:24

$57.00
160696

MEXICO DELCARES WAR Mexican-American w/ Mariano Paredes Proc. 1846 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391968251345

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY UNION, Washington City, May 27, 1846 * Mexico declares war against U.S. * Mexican-America War beginning * General Mariano Paredes - president The top of the front page has: "Proclamation OF War by the Mexican Usurper" which includes: "...The supreme President, Gen. Paredes, issued a proclamation on the 23rd April. This manifesto...showing the progress of the American forces & the means adopted to repel them...that the American troops, having advanced to the Rio Grande..." with more on this (see). Curious that it ends with: "...Apprehensions are entertained that the Mormons, who were said to be crossing the mountains, would overrun the whole of Mexico and subdue it. Their reputati... See More  

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Ends February 23, 2018 15:19

$74.00
160582

Rare CHRONOTYPE w/ Train Locomotive Masthead Engraving 1846 Old Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199413048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY CHRONOTYPE, Boston, August 27, 1846 * Uncommon title See the great, early engraving of a railroad train in the masthead. An interesting array of news tidbits of the day. Four pages, nice condition. This is the vol. 1 number 14 issue of a title which lasted about 4 years.

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:08

$37.00
160486

BATTLE OF WATERLOO Napoleon Bonaparte Defeat v Duke of Wellington 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391963320202

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING GAZETTE & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Aug. 19, 1815 * Battle of Waterloo - Belgium * Napoleon I vs. Duke of Wellington Page 2 of this four page issue has several reports concerning the British victory over the French at Waterloo which includes a dispatch signed in type by: Wellington. Great to have period reports of this historic European event in an American newspaper. Four pages, bit of foxing, a bit close-trimmed at the right edge of page 3 affecting only ads.

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Ends February 16, 2018 07:57

$68.00
160358

SAMUEL ADAMS Founding Father & Governor of Massachusetts DEATH 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959840444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 8, 1803 * Samuel Adams death * Governor of Massachusetts The top of page 2 has a rather unassuming article: "Yesterday morning the death of Mr. SAMUEL ADAMS, Esq. late Governor of this Commonwealth, was announced to the inhabitants by the tolling of all the bells in town. Mr. Adams has long been a valetudinarian; and has experienced much of the indisposition and bodily pain natural to the infirmities of age. He had reached his 81st year." Four pages, some light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:25

$74.00
160355

MORDECAI MANUEL NOAH Ararat,City of Refuge at Grand Island JEWS 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372191496033

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHRISTIAN MIRROR, Portland, Maine, Sept. 16, 1825 * Mordecai Manuel Noah * Ararat, City of Refuge The top of pg. 2 has a brief yet notable item: "Hebrew City--During the present month the erection of the new city of Ararat will be commenced with masonic and military ceremonies on Grand Isle, N.Y. facing the Grant Canal." This was the effort the famed Jewish leader/politician/patriot Mordecai Manuel Noah, and effort which would never come to fruition. Page 2 also has a short item on the London Jews' Society (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:11

$37.00
160351

Rare First Issue VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1 Leslie's Illustrated w/ Prints 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959828546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 15, 1855 * Volume 1 - Number 1 issue This is the very first issue, volume one, number one, of what would become the first truly successful illustrated newspaper in America, predating even the famous Harper's Weekly by more than a year. Following on the heels of the Gleason's/Ballou's publication which lasted about 10 years, Leslie's would last for 65 years. The ftpg. features illustrations of: "The Arctic Explorers". Other prints within include: "Map of the Three Proposed Pacific Railway Routes" & a nice fullpg: "Panorama of the Great Southern Pacific Railway" which features many iconic images of the West. Plus the bkpg. includes a life-size prin... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:05

$257.00
160348

THOMAS JEFFERSON Financial Troubles Bankruptcy 1826 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959826238

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 18, 1826 * Thomas Jefferson's financial troubles The top of the ftpg. has a report with thoughts that the state of Virginia to come to the aid of Thomas Jefferson: "...out to force upon him, as a free gift, a sum of money sufficient to relieve him from pecuniary embarrassment..." who was in dire financial trouble during the closing months of his life. Four pages, some foxing, two folds, good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:01

$47.00
160264

DESERTERS of the United States Army THOMAS JEFFERSON Pardons 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184752610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 23, 1807 * President Thomas Jefferson pardon * United States Army deserters Page 3 has: "A Proclamation" by the President concerning those: "...who have deserted from the army of the United States...has become sensible of their offense & are desirous of returning to their duty, a full pardon is hereby proclaimed...as shall, within four months...surrender themselves to the commanding officer..." signed in type: Th. Jefferson. Page 3 also has some news concerning the frigate Chesapeake (see). Page 2 has a report beginning: "Fellow citizens of the southern states...be upon your guard! Thirty Convict Negroes from Jamaica have been brought into this... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:33

$33.00
160263

CHESAPEAKE-LEOPARD AFFAIR Norfolk Virginia Naval Engagement 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184751563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 10, 1807 * Chesapeake-Leopard affair * Naval engagement off Virginia Page 2 has a nice report concerning the attack upon the frigate Chesapeake by the British ship Leopard, an embarrassment for the U.S. Navy which enraged the American public. It mentions in part: "...the late unprecedented outrage of Great Britain in demanding the privilege of searching a public armed vessel of the U.S.--compelling a submission to that demand by attacking the said U.S. frigate within our jurisdiction, when unprepared for resistance--wounding and murdering our fellow citizens & forcibly seizing & carrying away four of the crew of the said frigate..." (see) Ther... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:32

$48.00
160260

President THOMAS JEFFERSON Pittsburgh Letter Reply 1808 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184745519

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 26, 1808 * President Thomas Jefferson Page 2 & 3 contain a letter signed in type: Th. Jefferson, being an: "Answer of the President of the United States to the Young Republicans of Pittsburgh and Its Vicinity" regarding those who step forward: "...to support them with your lives and fortunes & of the disregard of inconveniences which must be encountered in resisting insult & aggression are...encouraging to your country...". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:24

$28.00
160215

FUGITIVE SLAVES Slavery in Washington D.C. & California GOLD RUSH 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955226132

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE REPUBLIC, Washington, D.C., April 5, 1850 * Fugitive Slaves - slavery * California Gold Rush Page 3 has: "Robbery of a California" noting: "D. Campbell returned to the city...from California with a quantity of the sacred dust, which, for security, he kept to the number of 29 1/2 oz wrapped up & in his pocket..." with more on the robbery (see). Page 2 has a bit headed: "Fugitive Slaves--Slave States" and also: "Slavery and Slave Trade in the District of Columbia--Slave States, etc." (see). Four pages, good condition.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:41

$38.00
160214

PRESIDENT THOMAS JEFFERSON Act of Congress Signed re. Embargo 1808 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955225376

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Jan. 23, 1808 * President Thomas Jefferson Most of the ftpg. middle column has: "An Act" of Congress relating to the Embargo, signed in type by the President: Th. Jefferson. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:40

$34.00
160213

Uncommon 1827 RICHMOND VA Virginia Old Newspaper w/ SLAVES For Sale NEGROES Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955224710

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND ENQUIRER, Virginia, Feb. 20, 1827 * Uncommon title * Slaves for sale The ftpg. contains no fewer than 4 slave related ads including "Land and Negroes for Sale" and "$15 Reward", etc. Other new & ads of the day. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:39

$35.00
160047

JOHN MURRELL Great West Land Pirate SLAVE REVOLT at Vicksburg MS 1835 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372176470896

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 1, 1835 * John Murrell slave revolt * "Great West Land Pirate" * Vicksburg, Mississippi The ftpg. has an editorial headed: "Vicksburg Outrage" which comments on the: "...official account of the hanging of five gamblers at Vicksburg, Miss...". This concerns the angry mob which decided to expel all professional gamblers from the town, based on a rumor that the gamblers were part of a planned plot to free slaves, known as the "Murrell Excitement" (much of it presumed to be fictitious). The gamblers resisted, and as a result, 5 gamblers were hanged by the mob. Also on the ftpg. is: "Insurrection in Mississippi" which mentions the plan: "...caused by a r... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:16

$33.00
160013

WAR OF 1812 BEGINS Declaration of War United States vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949368027

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, June 26, 1812 * War of 1812 start * Declaration of war On page 3 near the top of the second column is A Proclamation issued by President James Madison confirming the Congress declaration of war against Great Britain, stating in part: "...Now therefore, I JAMES MADISON, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim the same..." The Proclamation, dated June 12, 1812, is signed in type: James Madison and James Monroe, the Secretary of State. Previous to the Proclamation is: "An Act issued by Congress Declaring War between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the dependencies thereof, and the United States of ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:30

$215.00
159975

Rare 1842 STEAMSHIP Acadia New York Herald Extra BROADSIDE Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391948563231

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD EXTRA, July 22, 1842 This single sheet, "Extra" edition of the famous N.Y. Herald newspaper is printed on the front side only. The text is entirely consumed by reports from Europe with a wide variety of content as seen in the heads near the top of the first column (see). This heading also ha a nice engraving above which is: "Arrival Of The Steamship Acadia." The back side is completely blank. Measures 15 1/4 by 19 1/2 inches, evening foxing throughout, very nice & clean condition.

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Ends January 19, 2018 15:14

$62.00
159830

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167219964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August, 1815 * Illustrated ship advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat, a stage coach, and at least ten illustrated ship ads. Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:56

$25.00
159791

DANIEL EDGAR SICKLES Philip Barton Key Murder Trial VERDICT 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165810207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 28, 1859 * Daniel Edgar Sickles trial verdict * Philip Barton Key murder Page 6 has over 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "Comments On The Trial of Daniel E. Sickles" concerning his the controversial trial for the murder of Philip Barton Key, and was historic for being the first use of the temporarily insanity plea. One of the comments begins: "Whatever may be alleged to the contrary, no impartial man can go back to the beginning of this tragedy without being convinced that every effort of ingenuity, perversion, and misrepresentation was employed to prejudge its merits & prepossess the public in favor of the prisoner..." (see). Much other discussion as well. Eight pag... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:13

$42.00
159787

Mordecai Manuel Noah Jewish Homeland Grand Island Niagara River 1826 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944948461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 21, 1826 * Mordecai Manuel Noah * Jewish homeland on the Niagara River The prime article is: "Re-assemblage of the Jews" which has a letter somewhat critical of the efforts of Morecai Manuel Noah to create a homeland for the Jews on Grand Island in the Niagara River. This is followed by some responses by Mr. Noah (see). Also within: "Slave Labor" which is brief (see), and over half a page on: "Officers of the Navy" which lists the number of the various ranks, plus names of the captains, masters commandant, and lieutenants (see). Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for natio... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:08

$58.00
159715

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE'S Loss at Waterloo Battle & Exile to America ? 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943892655

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Aug. 11, 1815 * re. Napoleon's loss at Waterloo * To be exiled to America ? Page 2 has a report from Paris: "We presume that the frigates which are to transport Napoleon Bonaparte to the United States of America are waiting at Rochefort..." and a bit more. It was though that was where he was destined, but the British sent him to the island of St. Helena. Following this is some nice reflection on the Battle of Waterloo, with comments on how close Lord Uxbridge came to capturing Napoleon, but he miraculously escaped (see for more). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:34

$31.00
159711

Rare CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Miner on Horseback Print 1853 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163984937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, Feb. 5, 1853 * Rare Californian miner print * Gold Rush The front page has an illustration of: "Almeda De Paule, Havana". A halfpg. inside has a view of: "Montpelier, Vermont." and another halfpg. shows: "Crossing The Ice, On The Hudson River, At Albany". But the prime content in this issue is the quarter page print captioned: "Miner Of California Prospecting." (see) which is a rare print of the California gold rush. There is related text as well. Also a print of: "Mr. Shelton, California Botanist, In Traveling Costume". P.T. Barnum was a "Special Partner" in this publication (see photos). Sixteen pages, occasional foxing, untrimmed, nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:29

$65.00
159633

JOHN ADAMS Invited to Plymouth Colony MA Pilgrims Landing Anniv. 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941914100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 30, 1803 The ftpg. has a letter from the people of Plymouth to John Adams inviting him to a celebration of: "...the first landing of our Fore Fathers at this place.", with his response, signed in type: John Adams. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, archival repair at the spine, good condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 07:39

$29.00
159632

RICHARD PENN Lieutenant Governor Province of Pennsylvania DEATH 1811 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161297807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UNITED STATES' GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, Philadelphia, July 29, 1811 The back page has a very nice, black-bordered report of the death of Richard Penn, who was governor of the province of Pennsylvania from 1771-1773. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 07:37

$27.00
159574

ABERMARLE COUNTY Virginia President James Monroe LAND FOR SALE 1824 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160482221

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, March 6, 1824 * Abermarle County, Virginia land sale * President James Monroe On the back page under "Land For Sale" is a detailed notice that begins: "For sale, my tract of land in Albemarle County, heretofore my residence..." and more about the location of the property as well as the various amenities and improvements. Also some details about a tract of land below Milton. The ad is signed: James Monroe (see). The front page has a "Negroes For Sale" ad with details about the couple. Four pages, a bit close-trimmed at the bottom of pgs. 1 & 4 affecting some text but not close to the noted ad, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:58

$29.00
159528

HEBREW Burnt at the Stake Judaica Jewish JEWS Church of Spain 1826 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372158866878

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 21, 1826 * "Roasting A Jew--for the good of the church of Spain!" The back page includes has a item concerning the burning of a Jewish man, with a small head: "Roasting A Jew--for the good of the church of Spain!" portions including: "...to sacrifice the unfortunate Hebrew. All the thieves, smugglers and assassins surrounded the 'pile' carrying the banners of the inquisition & saint Dominique, preceded by monks...Between them was placed their unfortunate victim...The wretched man having been gagged and tied down, the torch was applied...". The editor added a note: "What a pack of infernal scoundrels. May they be rewarded! but can it be true?" (see pho... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2018 15:32

$55.00
159517

America RELATIONS WITH PANAMA w/ John Quincy Adams Letter 1829 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372158839563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL GAZETTE & LITERARY REGISTER, Philadelphia, March 24, 1829 Most of pg. 2 is taken up with a document concerning relations with Panama (continued in a future issue) which is prefaced with a letter from the President, signed in type: John Quincy Adams. Four pages, minor margin wear.

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Ends January 04, 2018 15:15

$29.00
159482

President JOHN QUINCY ADAMS & Abolitionism - Slaves Slavery 1837 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391939642345

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 18, 1837 * John Quincy Adams * Slavery - abolition Beginning on the ftpg. and continuing for over 4 pages is: "Mr. Adams and the Petition From Slaves", an interesting situation about which a website is devoted (see). Most of the balance of the issue is taken up with detailed reports from Congress. Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed, 8 3/4 by 12 1/2 inches, minor margin wear.

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Ends January 03, 2018 15:33

$26.00
159346

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Emperor of France French Revolution ABDICATION 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151088536

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Aug. 8, 1815 * Napoleon Bonaparte abdication Page 2 has a report which begins: "Official Accounts Of the Great Overthrow of the Whole French Army on the 18th June..." which is the Battle of Waterloo. It includes a letter headed: "Declaration to the French People - Frenchmen!" in which Napoleon announces in part: "...My political life is ended; and I proclaim my son, under the title of Napoleon II Emperor of the French...", the letter signed by: Napoleon, Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:50

$37.00
159340

Day of THANKSGIVING & Prayer Ohio Governor William Medill PROCL. 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151077132

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Ohio, October 31, 1853 * Day of Thanksgiving Page 2 has a: "PROCLAMATION" for day of thanksgiving and prayer by William Medill, Governor of Ohio. It was to have been celebrated the 4th Thursday of November, the traditional Thanksgiving Day that would be formalized by Pres. Lincoln ten years later. Four pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:38

$60.00
159237

Early 19th Central ALBANY NY Capital of New York State 1824 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372142530951

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MICROSCOPE & INDEPENDENT EXAMINER, Albany, New York, Jan. 24, 1824 A somewhat uncommon title with various news items of the day & many ads. Wide, untrimmed margins, foxing throughout, good condition.

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:33

$28.00
159231

President JAMES MADISON State of the Union Address Annual Message 1816 NEWSPAPER


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391930635505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, Dec. 11, 1816 * President James Madison * State of the Union Address The ftpg. has 1 1/2 columns taken up with the: "President's Message" which carries over to take more than half of pg. 2, being the President's annual state-of-the-union address, signed in type James Madison. One item mentions: "...The Indian tribes without our limits appear also disposed to remain at peace..." with more on this. A nice reflection on the events of 1816. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:18

$29.00
159230

BATTLE OF WATERLOO Napoleon Bonaparte Defeat vs Duke of Wellington 1815 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372142516061

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, July 12, 1815 * Battle of Waterloo - Belgium * Napoleon I vs. Duke of Wellington Page 2 contains some good accounts of the historic Battle of Waterloo, where the Duke of Wellington defeated Napoleon Bonaparte. One report begins: "...have taken into consider consideration the signal & splendid victory gained by the Army under the command of the Duke of Wellington on the 18th of June instant, over the French army under the command of Bonaparte in person..." and more. Another item is headed: "Thanks to the duke of Wellington & the Army" Other accounts as well including one from: "French Papers". Some foxing & light dirtiness, generally good condition.

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:17

$39.00
159228

AMERICAN TRACT SOCIETY Evangelical Christain Literature CREATED 1825 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391930632663

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK OBSERVER, May 14 and June 18, 1825 * American Tract Society creation A pair of notable issues. The May 14 issue of this religiously-themed newspaper has about half of page 2 taken up with the creation of the "American Tract Society", whose formal beginning was on May 11. Included is their "Constitution" and well as the: Laying The Corner Stone" which was in New York City. Much more as well. The June 18 issue contains on the front page the first Address of the American Tract Society, taking most of the ftpg. and a bit of pg. 2.

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:11

$39.00
159180

Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun Pre Civil War 1847 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928720243

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Sept. 30, 1848 * Rare antebellum title Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly rare are those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, and from over 13 years before the outbreak of the Civil War. A wealth of news of the day and many advertisements including an illustrated ad for a runaway slave who was caught and put in jail (see). Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2017 14:34

$93.00
159021

Battle of TIPPECANOE & Little Belt Affair Commodore John Rodgers 1811 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926021314

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UNITED STATES' GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, Philadelphia, Dec. 9, 1811 * Battle of Tippecanoe * The Little Belt Affair The front page begins with much reporting concerning the investigation into the Little Belt Affair, being Commodore Rodgers report to the court of inquiry, with the "Judgment of the Court", much in favor of the actions Rodgers in the battle (see). This was one of the events that would lead to the War of 1812. Page 3 has two nice accounts of the Battle of Tippecanoe, one from a survivor of the battle, and noting: "...We were formed in a moment, and in less than five minutes our pickets were driven in and the savages were in the centre of our camp. By sunrise we completely... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:47

$58.00
159020

Mordecai Manuel Noah Jewish Homeland Grand Island Niagara River 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135374968

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL GAZETTE, Philadelphia, June 7, 1825 * Mordecai Manuel Noah - Jewish homeland on the Niagara River Page 2 has: "Mr. Noah...is said to have purchased...Grand Island from the state of New York. The island is intended for a number of emigrants of the Jewish nation who are to find there...refuge from European oppression..." with more (see). This was Mordecai Manuel Noah and his Zionists efforts, which never materialized. Noah was the first American-born Jew to achieve national prominence (see hyperlink). Four pages, archivally mended at the spine with various archival mends at the margins. Some margin wear.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:45

$58.00
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