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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
148295

Rare FIRST TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Excursion Burlington Iowa IA 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391586072698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TRANS-CONTINENTAL, Burlington, Iowa, June 30, 1870 * First Transcontinental Railroad "Overland Route" * Very first excursion published newspaper (#11) This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound. Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & published on a train. This is issue number 11, published when the train was at Burlington, Iowa. Each issue recorded the process of the journey with the sights and events along the way. Each issue carr... See More  

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:17

$377.00
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
148022

CIVIL RIGHTS BILL Becomes LAW Slavery Ends 1866 Post Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391575731746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND LEADER, April 10, 1866 * Civil Rights Bill becomes law * Post Civil War - slavery The front page has one column headings: "Civil Rights Bill A Law !" "Passed The House 122 To 41" Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:30

$56.00
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
147731

BUFFALO NY New York Great Wall Paper Factory FIRE Disaster 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741243034

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, December 18, 1880 * Buffalo NY New York * Wall Paper Factory fire This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 4 has an article headed: "A CALL FOR COFFINS" "Buffalo the Scene of a Horrible Holocaust" "One Hundred and Fifty Hands Penned Up in Trap" and more. (see) Complete in 12 pages, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 11:33

$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
147485

JOHN GAFFNEY Major League Baseball "KING OF UMPIRES" Pioneer 1888 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371732440052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, May 29, 1888 Page 5 has a notable article: "The League Umpires" "President Young to Stand by His Staff--Gaffney's System Endorsed". John Gaffney was nicknamed the "King of Umpires", being baseball's first great umpire. He played a pioneering role in the use of Multiple umpires in baseball games. (see the hyperlink) Six pages, very large folio size, minor margin tears, a bit loose at the spine. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 09, 2016 14:28

$57.00
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
147412

Best WHALING FLEET Disaster Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam PRINTS 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371730569059

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, December 2, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 (1st report) * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam prints An inside page has a print with the caption: "New York. - Sports of the Season - Duck-Shooting On Great South Bay, Near Center Moriches, Long Island." Another page has a supporting article which includes about 7 linear inches of text. Also included is the front page: "New York Harbor - Departure of General Sherman And Lieutenant Fred. Grant For Europe - Scene On The Deck Of The U.S. Steamer "Wabash,' At The Moment Of Sailing". Both prints mentioned are in very good condition. Additional images are present throughout but are in varying conditions. T... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2016 13:48

$78.00
147409

Best FREDERICK KRUG BREWING COMPANY Omaha Nebraska w/ Prints 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391554103270

Shown is an original & historic PAGES from an old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, Oct. 15, 1893 This is Section 3 of this newspaper which reports on the opening of "Krug's Brewery" with first column headlines announcing the grand event, with further heads including: "It Is To Be thrown Open to the Public on Tuesday" "A General Invitation Is Extended" "One of the Finest Equipped Breweries in the West" "Built In Most Substantial Manner" "The Climax of Thirty-five Years Untiring Business Energy" "The Brewery buildings In Detail" "Historic Facts and Data Regarding the Growth & Enterprise of One of the Largest and Best Known Breweries in the West". The detailed text takes an entire page and is supplements with an illustration of: "Mr. Fred... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2016 13:44

$57.00
147362

NEW ORLEANS RIOT Radical Republicans NEGROES Black Codes 1866 NYC Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371730279668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 3, 1866 * New Orleans LA Louisiana * Riots - massacre - official report The front page has a lengthy article headed: "THE NEW-ORLEANS MASSACRE", "Report of the Military Commission" "The Massacre Planned by Supporters of Johnson's Policy" and more. Text takes up the entire front page. Too much to photograph here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2016 05:05

$22.00
147349

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553613504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EASTON DAILY EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, November 16, 1880 * St. Peter MN Minnesota * Insane asylum fire disaster Page 3 has an article headed: "A Terrible Disaster" "Burning Of A State Insane Asylum - Loss Of Life And Property" (see) Complete in 4 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2016 04:42

$29.00
147342

CHINESE MASSACRE Chinatown Los Angeles CA California MOB 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371729957576

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON DAILY NEWS, South Carolina, October 28, 1871 * Chinese massacre * Chinatown * Brigham Young verdict The front page has a very brief article with small heading: "Plundering The Heathen Chinee" Short coverage on the Chinese massacre of 1871 in Los Angeles, California. Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, very minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:17

$28.00
147216

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY 54th Massachusetts Negro Infantry Regiment ENDS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546506292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, July 21, 1865 * Rare anti-slavery title by William Lloyd Garrison * End of 54th Massachusetts Infantry regiment * African American - colored troops This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated (see). This issue contains a page three report of special significance concerning the Massachusetts 54th, albeit it rather brief. The 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment saw extensive federal service in the Union Army during the Civil War, being one of the first official black units in the United States mili... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2016 09:25

$175.00
147162

THOMAS ALVA EDISON Inventor & the PHONOGRAPH Invention PRINT 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371720307412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 6, 1878 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Phonograph invention The prime content is the nice one-third pg. illustration captioned: "The Phonograph and Its Inventor, Mr. Thomas A. Edison." showing a young Edison with his newly invented & crude looking device which was his phonograph. There is a related article on the same page headed: "Mr. Thomas A. Edison" which includes: "...Every one is acquainted with his telephone, phonograph & other remarkable inventions...Mr. Edison is above the medium height & although he is only 31 years old, his iron gray hair & thoughtful eye show the effects of continued study. He is genial, liberal, and entirely unostentatious. His m... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2016 14:49

$147.00
147152

TROY NY New York Clothing Factory Sewing Girls FIRE Disaster 1896 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371720287961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, February 18, 1896 * Troy, New York * Clothing factory fire * Sewing girls disaster The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "TERRIBLE FIRE IN TROY" "Started In A Building Where 300 Girls Were At Work" and more (see) Twenty pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 25, 2016 14:29

$33.00
147119

NEW CASTLE Garfield County COLORADO Coal Mine Explosion DISASTER 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371718676869

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, February 19, 1896 * New Castle, Colorado * Garfield County * Coal mine disaster The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "SIXTY MEN KILLED" "By An Explosion In A Mine Near Newcastle, Colorado" and more (see) Twenty pages, light toning, some central fold wear with archival mending, a little margin wear, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 23, 2016 14:43

$34.00
147007

President James Garfield's Death Report Cleveland, Ohio Hometown 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371713855944

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, Sept. 20, 1881 * President Garfield's death report in a paper near his hometown The top of a middle column on the front page has a stack of heads including quotes from the Bible: "STRICKEN !" "And There Shall be a Great Cry" "Throughout all the Land of Egypt" "Nor Shall Be Like It Any More!" "As Grief To-Day Has Found Its Way" "Into the Heart of Every American Home" "Garfield, Our President, So No More" and more. The text begins: "The President died at 10:35. From what can be ascertained his death was from sheer exhaustion...". More column heads on the back page including: "DEAD!" "The Sad Tidings from Long Branch" "How It Was Received in Cleveland" with more. ... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2016 14:25

$84.00
146904

Reverend Orator THOMAS DE WITT TALMAGE Bible Spiritual Sermon 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711048820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CUBA PATRIOT, December 10, 1885 * Reverend Thomas De Witt Talmage Page 3 has an article headed: "TALMAGE'S SERMON" with subheads. (see) Text takes up almost 3 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, generally in nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2016 15:17

$28.00
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