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149705

FREDERICK DOUGLASS African American Abolitionist Orator PRINT 1875 BOUND VOLME


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371791107505

Shown is an original & historic old bound volume, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S MONTHLY, New York, a bound volume for December, 1874 to May, 1875 Perhaps the article in the volume is "New Washington" which includes not only 16 nice prints of Washington, D.C. from 1875, but also a very nice print of Frederick Douglass with some text on him as well (see). But there are many other prints in this thick volume as well, accompanying articles titled: "The Concord Fight" "American Humor" "The Isle of Man" "Last Journals of David Livingstone" "Mechanical Progress" and more. Complete in 928 pages, still has the outer wrappers bound in (very rare), tightly bound in red library bindings, spine having gold ink, both bindings & interior pages in very nice condition. Library... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2016 15:50

$94.00
149690

ARTHUR PALMER Mad Man Farmer Mamaroneck New York Family MURDERS 1897 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371791087495

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, January 19, 1897 * Mad man Arthur Palmer * Mamaroneck, New York As was the style for this period when newspapers were very competitive, this issue is filled with a wealth of illustrations accompanying the varied articles, an attempt to make newspapers more graphic & appealing. Various illustrations are located throughout this issue. The front page has a 1st report on a mad man named Arthur Palmer, tried to kill his entire family with two column headings: "WHAT A BLOODSTAINED DAY!" "Arthur Palmer Tries To Kill His Family" and more. (see) Complete in 14 pages, various tiny margin tears, evenly toned. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 16, 2016 15:21

$32.00
149688

WHALING FLEET Disaster Bowhead Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371791086171

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 7, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam The front page has a very brief article headed with small heading: "The Whaling Fleet Disaster" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Whaling Disaster of 1871 was an incident off the northern Alaskan coast in which a fleet of 33 American whaling ships were trapped in the Arctic ice in late 1871 and subsequently abandoned. It dealt a serious blow to the American whaling industry, already in decline.

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Ends December 16, 2016 15:19

$27.00
149656

INDIANS with SCALPS & Newhall House Milwaukee Wisconsin FIRE 1883 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371790347231

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 20, 1883 * Newhall House fire disaster - Milwaukee * Indians - Native Americans - scalps Full front page: "Destruction Of The Newell House, Milwaukee, By Fire, With Great Loss Of Life". Half page prints inside include: "Montana--Scene at Ft. Keogh--Indian Scouts Bringing In Scalps" & " Wyoming-- View Of Yellowstone Lake, In Yellowstone National Park" and also 4 illus: "Turtle-Catching and Turtle-Preserving Industry, Off The Bahamas". Smaller illus: "California--View Of Humboldt Bar, Showing The Lighthouse And Life-Saving Station". Other prints as well. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2016 15:35

$56.00
149655

Real BABY RUTH Grover Cleveland Daughter CANDY BAR Fame Print 1893 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391624212377

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 5, 1893 The full front page is an illustration captioned: "Baby Ruth and Her Mother" being the child of President Grover Cleveland. This is the person for whom the "Baby Ruth" candy bar was named, not Babe Ruth the famous baseball star. As an historical footnote, the Curtis Candy Co. claimed that their candy bar was named for Ruth Cleveland, eldest daughter of the President. Newspapers and the American public paid close attention to "Baby Ruth" after her father returned to the White house in 1893 for his second term as president, but the Clevelands fiercely protected their daughter's privacy & refused repeated requests by American newspapers to take he... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2016 15:34

$86.00
149612

Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Wild Old West 1891 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371789444682

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES HERALD, Dec. 22, 1891 An early issue of this famous newspaper, filled with both local & national news reports and a great wealth of local advertisements. Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2016 14:45

$28.00
149609

GROVER CLEVELAND Presidential State of the Union Address 1894 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371789437621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penna., Dec. 3, 1894 * President Grover Cleveland * State of the Union Address Most of the front page is taken up with President Grover Cleveland's state-of-the-union address to the nation, carrying over to page 5 where it is signed in type: Grover Cleveland. Eight pages, various tears at margins, irregular at the spine margin, somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends December 14, 2016 14:41

$29.00
149587

Rare Free and Sovereign STATE OF GUERRERO Southern Mexico 1873 LA PAZ Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391623203724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LA PAZ (Peace), state of Guerrero, Mexico, Aug. 2, 1873 A Spanish language newspaper from this state in Southwestern Mexico, Noted in the masthead (in Spanish) is: "Official newspaper of the State of Guerrero". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, 12 by 15 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2016 14:01

$27.00
149438

Rare PETALUMA Sonoma County California OLD WEST 1873 Original Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620052678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PETALUMA EVENING ARGUS, California, April 28, 1873 * Rare Old West title * Sonoma County This town is in Sonoma County, north of San Francisco. Various news items from the locality as well as worldwide, with a great wealth of ads, many of which are illustrated. Some margin tears, irregular at the bottom of the back leaf not affecting any text, generally good.

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Ends December 10, 2016 14:32

$38.00
149437

Despotism of MORMONS Mormonism Brigham Young as Dictator 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620051689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1867 * Mormons - Mormonism * Brigham Young Page 4 has: "UTAH" "Return of Brigham Young from his Preaching Tour--His Exhortations to his People" with the report taking 7 1/2 inches. This is followed by: "Affairs On The Plains" "Arrest of Railroad Thieves--Pawnee Scouts & Spotted Tail Indians..." (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2016 14:31

$37.00
149399

CARTERVILLE IL Illinois Coal Mine Race Riot NEGROES Killed 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391619285934

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, September 18, 1899 * Carterville IL Illinois * Mining race war (1st report) * Negroes lynchings The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGROES SHOT DOWN" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:41

$30.00
149397

SECOND BOER WAR South African Republic vs. British BEGINS 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371785408871

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, October 14, 1899 * Second Boer War begins * South African Republic The top of front page has a one column heading: "HOSTILITIES COMMENCED" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:38

$30.00
149396

JAMES J. JEFFRIES vs. Tom Sharley BOXING Heavyweight Championship 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391619284668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, November 4, 1899 * James J. Jeffries vs. Tom Sharkey * Heavyweight boxing championship * 1st ever on film - motion pictures The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "VICTORY FOR JEFFRIES" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:37

$30.00
149395

NEW RICHMOND WI St. Croix County Wisconsin TORNADO Disaster 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371785407319

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 14, 1899 * New Richmond, Wisconsin * St. Croix County * 1899 Tornado disaster The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "CYCLONE'S DEAD" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:36

$30.00
149394

TALLULAH LA Madison Parish Louisiana LYNCHINGS of 5 Sicilians 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371785406146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 22, 1899 * Tallulah, Louisiana * Lynching of 5 Sicilians The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A WHOLESALE LYNCHING" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 09, 2016 15:34

$30.00
149324

Best JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 Old Cleveland Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371784205643

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, September 24, 1881 * President James S. Garfield death * Best title to have See the photos for one of the more graphic presentations of a presidential funeral. Perhaps not surprisingly because Garfield was from Cuyahoga County, the county of Cleveland, making this essentially his "hometown" newspaper. The first column has some nice heads as well including: "COMING HOME" "From the Scene of Many Triumphs" "To Ohio That He Loved Me So Well" "The Remains of the Late President" "Lying in State in the Great Capitol" and much more (see). The entire font page and more inside are taken up with reports of the Garfield funeral including a page 4 illustration of Garf... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2016 08:58

$110.00
149255

Rare STOCK MARKET Wall Street Post Civil War Financial & Banking 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391615008374

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL & FINANCIAL CHRONICLE, New York, Feb. 22, 1868 A 32 paper newspaper filled with financial related news, ads and notices. The subtitle is: "Bankers' Gazette, Commercial Times, Railway Monitor, & Insurance Journal". Never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 13 1/2 inches, loss at a few bottom margins affecting z few ads & charts only, otherwise good condition.

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Ends December 04, 2016 14:26

$27.00
149201

FREMONT Sandusky County OHIO Rain Storm TORNADO Disaster 1896 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371780351864

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, April 21, 1896 * Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio * Tornado rain storm disaster Page 2 has an article headed: "SWEPT BY A TORNADO" with subheads. (see) Complete in 4 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 03, 2016 14:34

$29.00
149152

INCANDESCENT LAMP Electirc Light Bulb Thomas Edison DISCOVERY 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371779267340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, June 15, 1880 * Incandescent light bulb (lamp) discovery * Inventor Thomas Edison * Menlo Park, New Jersey The back page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "Edison's Latest Wonder" "The Electric Lamp Still Burning, Contrary to Current Opinion" "Edison Confident & Getting Ready to Make a Thousand Lamps a Day--A Visit to the Menlo Park Curiosity Shop". Great reading in his lengthy article, the result of a reporter's visit to his laboratories. Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2016 12:04

$52.00
149029

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Frank Kearney MO Missouri Mother's Home RAID 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371775258299

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1875 * Jesse & Frank James boys * Outlaws - deperadoes * Raid on family home The front page has an interesting--yet false--report headed: "The Capture of The James Boys" which has various subheads including: "Statement of The Mother...She Declares the Boys Were Not in the House at the Time--Marks of A Desperate Fight" (see). Believing they have members of the James gang penned-in, a team of Pinkerton agents shot up the James family home in Kearney, Missouri. The outlaws, however, were not home, and the detectives managed only to kill James' 9-year-old half-brother and to maim Zerelda James, the mother of Frank and Jesse. Eight in 10 pages, light tonin... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2016 11:58

$67.00
148990

ROUND LAKE Saratoga County New York Village METHODISTS Camp 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391607484888

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1874 * Round Lake, New York * Summer camp meeting - Methodists The front page has an article headed: "WORSHIPING IN TENTS" "The Methodist Camp Meeting At Round Lake" (see) Text takes up more than a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:22

$33.00
148944

WILLIAMSPORT PA Lycoming Co. Susquehanna River Lumber Boom FIRE 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371773727491

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 13, 1874 * Williamsport PA Pennsylvania * Susquehanna lumber industry boom * Lycoming County fire disaster Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "Mills And Lumber Burned At Williamsport" Text includes: "...It destroyed all the lumber, amounting to about 20,000,000 feet..." (see) This was during the Susquehanna Boom in Lycoming County. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:43

$23.00
148876

THE GREAT BOSTON FIRE Urban Conflagration Disaster 1872 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605170672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 12, 1872 * The great Boston Fire * One of most costly fires in U.S. history The first column heads bring attention to the huge fire in Boston at the time, including; "THE BOSTON FIRE" "Additional & Interesting Details of the Disaster" "Mansard Roofs the Cause of the Spread of the Flames"" "The Merchants Imitating their Chicago Brethren" "Business to be Resumed Without a Moment's Delay" "After the Fire" and more. Over three-quarters of the ftpg. is taken up with related reports. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:23

$36.00
148870

CHARLES SUMNER Civil Rights Bill Act in Senate NEGROES Free 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772719918

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 15, 1874 * Charles Sumner * Civil Rights This issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. The front page has a small one column heading: "The Substitute For Mr. Sumner's Civil Rights Bill" See image for text here. Complete in 10 pages, very minor spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:11

$30.00
148833

Rare 19th Century SAGINAW, MICHIGAN Dalton Gang ??? Train Robbery 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391604310069

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAGINAW WEEKLY NEWS, Michigan, April 27, 1892 * Uncommon title * Dalton Gang ? This issues contains news of the day with some advertisements. Page 2 has a report from Wallace, Kansas on a train robbery attempt by a gang of outlaws. No mention of the culprits but this was the heyday of the Dalton Gang in Kansas. Was it them ? Complete in 4 pages, a little creasing at the folds, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2016 14:35

$33.00
148722

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson PRINTS Scenes 1868 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599971935

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, April 4, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Impeachment trial prints A full page shows two: "Scenes In The Rotunda Of The Capitol, During The Impeachment Trial" and "President Johnson Consulting With His Counsel In His Business Office, Preparing The Answer To The Articles Of Impeachment." Another full page: "The Senate Chamber, During The Withdrawal Of The Senators For Secret Consultation, On The Opening Day Of Impeachment." Sixteen pages, a bit irregular at the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 18, 2016 13:09

$38.00
148623

THOMAS EDISON Famous Inventor Interview Depicted Humble Ordinary 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371765537316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 4, 1892 * Inventor Thomas Edison described as humble The top of the back page has: "Edison Isn't Proud" "His Hats & Cigars are Cheap & His Clothes are not a Bit Stuck Up". An interesting article on how "ordinary" Thomas Edison is, with a short interview with him as well (see). Four pages, very large folio size, a few minor archival mends, evenly toned, should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:36

$56.00
148617

Rare Occultists Paranormal Magical Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391598203074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RELIGIO PHILOSOPHICAL JOURNAL, Chicago, March 29, 1890 A quite uncommon title which, as noted in the decorative masthead, is "Devoted To Spiritual Philosophy". This interesting newspaper was begun in 1865 by an association of dozens of the leading spiritualists of the day. Its masthead is a graphic depiction of the progressive, free-religious views of the association showing "Harmonial Philosophy" shedding its light on the Bible, Koran, Zend-Avesta and Shaster, surrounded by scenes of nineteenth-century progress (steamships, balloons, telescopes, factories, etc.). Files of this newspaper are held by the "International Assoc. for the Preservation of Spirtualists and Occult Periodicals" (see hyperl... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:28

$39.00
148604

Rare NASHUA NH Hillsborough County New Hampshire New England 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391598187158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NASHUA WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, New Hampshire, October 28, 1882 * Hillsborough County * Rare title A title we have never seen before. This 8 pages newspaper has news of the with several interesting advertisements. Decorative masthead. Complete in 8 pages, uncut, a little fold wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:08

$27.00
148551

GOINGSNAKE MASSACRE Tahlequah Oklahoma SHOOTOUT Cherokee Nation 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595790177

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, April 24, 1872 * Goingsnake massacre * Cherokee Nation - Oklahoma Page 5 has an article headed: "From The West" "The Indian Territory Tragedy" "Further Details Of The Slaughter" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:46

$30.00
148388

SALT LAKE TABERNACLE City Mormons Temple Square Construction PRINT 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391590772218

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 8, 1867 * The Great Mormon Tabernacle at Salt Lake City, Utah An inside page of this scientific periodical has a very nice engraving captioned: "The Great Mormon Tabernacle at Salt Lake" with a related article as well. Additional articles are: "Densmore's Upright Boiler"; "Brown's Fruit Gatherer"; "Taylor and Laffeerty's Broom Head"; "White's Washing Machine" and much more. Complete in 16 pages, a little light foxing, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2016 13:04

$77.00
148289

MORMON CHURCH v. United States Supreme Court Case Decision 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371755291065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL--SUPPLEMENT, May 20, 1890 * United States Supreme Court case The front page has: "Death Blow To Mormonism" "Mormon Church Corporation Dissolved. Real Estate Confiscated". This is a very notable event in Mormon history, relating the result of the Supreme Court in the "Mormon Church vs. the United States" case, with the decision rendered the day prior. One bit from the report notes: "...The case grows out of the passage of the Edmunds anti-polygamy law by the Forty-ninth congress. This law, among other things, dissolved the Mormon church corporation, annulled its charter..." and more (see). A single sheet issue being a "supplement", large folio size, very nice condition.

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:05

$75.00
148100

Great 1878 THOMAS EDISON Incandescent Light Bulb Lamp in Progress Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371749517038

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, Dec. 8, 1878 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Electric light bulb * Work in progress (rare report) Page 11 has nearly an entire column headed: "Electric Light" "It Can Be Divided, but Light by Incandescence Has Never Succeeded--Reasons of its Failure--The enormous Loss of Incandescent Light When Divided--Can Edison Overcome this Difficulty?" A wealth of other interest articles, many with an "Old West" flavor. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 29, 2016 15:31

$35.00
148023

THOMAS ALVA EDISON New Phonograph Invention Used in Address 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748063521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, March 5, 1890 * Inventor Thomas Alva Edison The top of the last column is headed: "Edison Address Bethlehem" "He Talks to a Select Audience Through a Phonograph and Then the Band Plays" which is an interesting article on how Edison "talked" to an audience through his new phonograph (see). Four pages, evenly toned, large folio size, nice condition but must be handled carefully.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:31

$47.00
148018

FORT SMITH ARKANSAS Hangings Executions Judge Isaac Parker 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748060329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 4, 1875 * Fort Smith, Arkansas * Hangings - executions (6) * Judge Isaac Parker Page 2 has a very brief and discrete report under "Latest General News" that reads in full: "Three white men, two Cherokee Indians and one negro were hung at Fort Smith, Arkansas, yesterday" (see) Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:25

$28.00
148005

ANDREW JOHNSON Presidential Impeachment Pre Trial Reconstruction 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748049431

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial First column heads include: " IMPEACHMENT" "Debate in the House on the Replication to the Presidents Answer" "The Replication Adopted and Filed in the Impeachment Court" "The President Granted Until Monday to Prepare for Trial" with over 2 columns of front page reporting. Complete in 8 pages, very nice clean condition.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:03

$35.00
147999

Rare VIRGIL EARP Tombstone Arizona Indians Battle Pre O.K. Corral 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391575381127

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MEMPHIS AVALANCHE, Tennessee, October 6, 1881 * Virgil Earp - Deputy U.S. Marshall * Just prior to gunfight at the O.K. Corral * Tombstone, Arizona The front page has a series of reports headed: "ARIZONA" "The U.S. Troops Fight the Hostile at Dragoon Mountain" "Several Soldiers and Indians Killed--A Chief's Daughter Taken Prisoner" and more. (see) The report mentions in part: "...A Tombstone dispatch says two men who came in from the Mary mine, on the summit of the Dragoon mountains, about sixteen miles northeast of Tombstone, report a battle being fought...but could not see that either side was getting the better of the other...Some of the soldiers & Indians were mounted. A cou... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2016 09:26

$77.00
147766

17th U.S. President ANDREW JOHNSON Abraham Lincoln's VP DEATH 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741533271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 31, 1875 * President Andrew Johnson * Death (1st report) Page 2 has: "Death of Andrew Johnson" beginning with a brief notice from Memphis: "Ex-President Andrew Johnson died very suddenly at Chattanooga, Tenn., at 2:30 o'clock this morning, of paralysis." followed by: "Obituary - Andrew Johnson" which takes about half a column (see). Nice to have this in a newspaper the same day he died. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:51

$54.00
147765

THE GREAT BOSTON FIRE Conflagration & Victoria Woodhull Claflin 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391567017392

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 10, 1872. * Great Boston fire of 1872 * Victoria Woodhull Claflin Page one has much content and headings related to the Great Boston Fire: "Another Chicago" "Vain Efforts of the Firemen to Check the Flames" "Startling Scenes of Panic Among the People" and more. Page three has most of a column on the noted feminist, Victoria C. Woodhull, headed: "The Woodhull Scandal" "The Case of Col. Blood-Examination Before Justice Fowler Yesterday-Decision Reserved", "Testimony of Mr. Challis", and much more. It begins: "At Jefferson Market Court, yesterday, Justice Fowler resumed the examination of the complaint against James H. Blood, who is charged with aiding and abetting... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:50

$47.00
147747

Great CIRCUS Menegerie & Hippodrome Illustrated ADVERTISEMENT 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741490638

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 12, 1873 * Very nice illustrated Circus advertisement The back page has two of the middle columns entirely taken up with a nice, graphic advertisement for a circus, being the: "Great Eastern Menagerie - A Towering Giant Among Its Fellows - The Great 12 Center-Pole Tent - Dual Circus Exhibition!" with more on the double circus coming to Bethlehem. There are four rather large illustrations of some of the acts (see). Four pages, very nice condition with much news of the day.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:15

$32.00
147746

OXFORD MS Mississippi Central Railroad TRAIN WRECK Disaster 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741488301

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1870 * Oxford MS Mississippi * Train wreck disaster The front page has an article headed: "The Disaster In Mississippi" "The Scene of the Accident--Twenty-One Persons Known to be Dead--Horrible Mutilations" See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:13

$30.00
147732

BRAZIL Clay County INDIANA Negro Lynching Lynched Hanging 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391566743304

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, December 13, 1880 * Brazil, Indiana * Negro lynching This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 5 has an article headed: "Lynch Law in Indiana" See image for text here. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:34

$28.00
147730

ST. PETER MN Nicollet Co. Minnesota Insane Asylum FIRE Disaster 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391566737729

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, November 17, 1880 * St. Peter MN Minnesota * Insane asylum fire disaster This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "A PITIFUL PYRE" "The Destruction of the Minnesota Insane Asylum" "'A Sight Once Seem Never to be Forgotten'" "The Terrible Sufferings of the Demented Patients" and more. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:31

$32.00
147729

STELLARTON Nova Scotia Canada MINE Mining Explosion DISASTER 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391566734487

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, November 13, 1880 * Stellarton, Nova Scotia, Canada * Mining explosion disaster This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "A World Of Woe" "The Very Worst of Modern Mining Horrors" "Forty or More Workmen Perish in the Pit" "The Complete Detail of the Heartrending Calamity" and more. (see) Complete in 12 pages, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:29

$28.00
147726

20th President of United States JAMES A. GARFIELD Election Win 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391566725614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, November 5, 1880 * James A. Garfield * Presidential election win (1st report) This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "THE LOYAL LEGIONS" "Countless Thousands Rejoicing at Garfield's Victory" "The Result of the Elections Appropriately Ratified" "Previous Predictions Verified by the Latest Returns" and more. Lengthy text here. Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:24

$44.00
147725

ANTI-CHINESE Denver Colorado Chinatown RIOT Democrats 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741233207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, November 1, 1880 * Denver, Colorado * Anti-Chinese riot * Chinatown mob This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "LYNCH THE LEPER" "The War Cry of the Democrats at Denver" "Chinatown Gutted by the Murderous Scoundrels" and more. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:22

$28.00
147690

DEERING Dearing Philadelphia MURDERS Antoine Probst EXECUTION 1866 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738763784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 9, 1866 * The Dearing family murders * "Murder by gaslight" * Antoine Probst execution The back page has a one column heading: "THE HANGING OF PROBST" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text takes up almost 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:29

$30.00
147468

LOUIS DAVID RIEL Canada Manitoba Metis Leader HANGING Execution 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391555239073

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 17, 1885 * Louis David Riel execution - hanging Page 2 has an article headed: "Feeling in the Dominion over Riel's Fate" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, larger sized paper measuring 24 x 19 inches, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2016 15:19

$33.00
147463

MASONIC HALL Manhattan Orignial Masons Temple DEDICATION 1875 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371731446729

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, June 1, 1875 * Original Masonic Hall (Manhattan) dedication ceremonies * Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of New York The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE MASONS' JUBILEE" "Closing Preparations For The Dedication Of The Temple" Article takes up 2 full columns, all on the front page. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along he spine, good condition.

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Ends October 08, 2016 15:08

$29.00
147414

YOUNGER BROTHERS Cole Jim Bob Stillwater Prison Minnesota PARDON? 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391554108657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, December 2, 1881 * Younger Brothers - Cole, Jim & Bob * Stillwater Prison, Minnesota release ? This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 11 has an article headed: "The Younger Boys' Aunt" "How the Old Lady is Working to Secure the Ruffians' Release" This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2016 13:52

$28.00
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