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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
146844

GAIL HAMILTON Mary Abigail Dodge Women's Temperance Movement 1885 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533469356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CUBA PATRIOT, New York, June 18, 1885 * Gail Hamilton - Mary Abigail Dodge * Women's temperance movement Page 3 has a lengthy article headed: "Prohibition" "The Women's Temperance Movement as a Factor in Politics" and more. (see) Text takes up 4 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:57

$28.00
146770

Battle of Santiago de Cuba Spain SURRENDERS Spanish-American War 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391524750570

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 14, 1898 * Battle of Santiago de Cuba * Spanish Navy surrenders * Spanish-American War Beneath the word: "EXTRA ! " is the historic report that: "Santiago Surrenders", one of the major events in the Spanish-American War which would end less than a month later. Four pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 03, 2016 14:33

$42.00
146760

IDAHO STATEHOOD Joins the Union President Benjamin Harrison Signs 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391524736501

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, July 4, 1890 * Idaho Territory gains statehood * Admitted to the Union * President Benjamin Harrison The top of the middle column of the front page announces: "IDAHO A STATE" "The President Signs the Bill for Her Admission Before Setting Off for Cape May" "The Wyoming Bill Not Yet Ready for the Executive Signature" "An Agreement on the Silver Bill Will Probably by Reached Friday". Further down the ftpg. is the actual report with subheads: "Idaho A State" "The President Signs the Bill Admitting That Territory Into the Union--The Wyoming Bill Not Ready for His Signature". Complete in 8 pages, some tears to margins, evenly toned, somewhat fragile & must be handl... See More  

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Ends September 03, 2016 14:14

$65.00
146637

Rare Mediums GHOSTS Spectres Appatition 1886 Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371699664138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEDIUM AND DAYBREAK, London, Oct. 1, 1886 * Ghosts - mediums - spectre - apparition - spooks A fascinating & unusual newspaper subtitled: "A Weekly Journal Devoted to the History, Phenomena, Philosophy & Teachings of Spiritualism" as noted in the masthead. Items include: "Spiritual Phenomena - Manchester: Another Materializing Medium" "Phases of Spirit Manifestation" ""The Death of the Just" "Notes & Comments" "Spiritual Work in London" "Progress of Spiritual Work" and more. The very graphic illustration in the masthead themes on this topic--very displayable as such. Nice condition, 16 pages, 8 by 12 1/2 inches.

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Ends August 31, 2016 15:15

$75.00
146590

MOLLY MAGUIRES Sunbury PA Northumberland Pennsylvania Murder Case 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371697062964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, Oct. 11, 1878 * Molly Maguires Near the bottom of the front page is a brief article headed: "Molly Maguire Cases" with a Sunbury dateline, noting: "Judge Rockefeller refused to grant a new trial to the Mollies Peter McManus and John O'Neill, the murderers of Frederick Hesser..." with just a bit more (see). This is followed by a bit headed: "The Indians". Four pages, very minor loss at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 28, 2016 14:27

$28.00
146538

(4) YREKA Siskiyou County California LYNCHINGS MOB Hangings 1895 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518781704

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, August 27, 1895 * Yreka, California lynchings (4) * Siskiyou County Lynch mob The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "LYNCHED FOUR MURDERERS" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: There have been two documented lynchings in the town of Yreka. The first took place on August 26, 1895, when four men - William Null, Garland Stemler, Luis Moreno, and Lawrence Johnson - were simultaneously hanged by a lynch mob from a railroad tie suspended from two adjacent trees. The four men were all awaiting trial for various charges of murd... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:10

$37.00
146535

JACKSONVILLE Florida Yellow Fever Jack EPIDEMIC Outbreak 1888 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518779436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 12, 1888 * Jacksonville Florida * Yellow fever - jack * Epidemic - outbreak Page 2 has one column headings that include: "FLORIDA FEVER" "Two Fatal Cases in Jacksonville--A Total of Twelve Cases" and more. Coverage on the 1888 yellow fever epidemic in Jacksonville, Florida. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:06

$24.00
146363

Rare SALEM OREGON w/ Rutherford B. Hayes Election Win in 876 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391515673802

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY OREGON STATESMEN, Salem, Dec. 1, 1876 * Election of Rutherford B. Hayes * Rare Old West title Page 2 has a 1 line, 1 column head: "We Are Thankful" & subheads: "Behold How Brightly Breaks The Morning" "The Lord On Our Side" "Rutherford B. Hayes, President" "Our Republican Pyramid". The report is quite graphic with an eagle engraving with shield & a list of the states won by Hayes stacked in the shape of a pyramid. Another column has: "For This Favor We Have Received, the Election of Hayes and Wheeler, Good Lord Make Us Thankful" "We Have Exchanged Our Thanksgiving Turkey for This", after which has an engraving of a rooster. (see) Eight pages, minor margin wear, generally nice... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:15

$58.00
146362

WINFIELD SCOTT United States Army General & Whig Party Can. DEATH 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371692913723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, May 30, 1866 * General Winfield Scott death The front page has: "Death of Lieut.-Gen. Scott" "Sketch of His Long & Glorious Military Career" "His Political Aspirations, Successes & Defeats" "His Course During the Rebellion--The Organization & Handling of the First Army" "His Last Illness & Death--Personal Reminiscences, &c." The report takes six front page columns & concludes on the back page. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:14

$34.00
146354

1865 GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY Memorial Monument Cornerstone Laid Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391515664331

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 5, 1865 * Battle of Gettysburg memorial * National Cemetery cornerstone laid Page 5 has: "Gettysburg" "The Celebration Yesterday on the Great Battle Field" "General Howard's Tribute to the Veterans" "Miles O'Reilly's Poem of the Day and Place" "The Ceremonies of Laying the Corner Stone of the Gettysburg Monument". Eight pages, irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:04

$30.00
145910

Rare Unusual MINIATURE Old West Oakland California w/ Supplement 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501160029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNY WHISTLE, Oakland, California, January 1, 1889 * Rare title A neat, tiny newspaper with a motto in the masthead: "There is Little Pay But Lots of Fun." This paper is complete in 6 pages and measures just 4 by 5 1/2 inches and is in excellent condition. It has a few news tidbits but is primarily taken up with advertisements. There is also a single sheet "Supplement" which is a photo captioned: "Leisure Hours" showing 2 young boys fishing (see), blank on the reverse. Great condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:00

$37.00
145861

NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Prints 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391500169516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Jan. 18, 1890 * Nellie Bly - American journalist print * Around the World (during) Inside has a nice 5 1/2 by 3 1/2 inch portrait of "Nellie Bly", plus a similar-sized portrait of "Miss Elizabeth Bisland", and caption: "The Attempt To Make The Circuit Of The Globe In Seventy-Two Days--Portraits Of The Rival Tourists". Both are part of a brief article entitled: 'The Globe Trotters' " (see). Also in this issue is a full page with six scenes: "Buying A Hundred Shares Of Stock--The Process Illustrated", plus captions for each scene and a report: "A Hundred Shares Of Stock". Plus a full page: "California--Destruction of a Portion of Sierra City on ... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:26

$116.00
145663

GHOSTS Haunted Spirits Spectres Phenomena Apparitions Mediums 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391494148899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, August 23, 1875 * Ghosts - spectre - apparition This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 2 has an article headed: "BEAUTIFUL GHOSTS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text takes up over 4 full columns. Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:16

$27.00
145626

Grade of U.S. GENERAL OF ARMY Ulysses S. Grant & David Farragut 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371665164638

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1866 * Grade of General of the Army created : Grant suggested * Farragut to be Admiral of the Navy Among the front page first column headlines are: "WASHINGTON NEWS" "The Bill Creating the Grade of General Signed by the President" "Lieut-Gen. Grant Nominated to the Place" "Vice-Admiral Farragut Nominated Admiral" and more. The report in column two is rather brief yet significant, with a mini-head: "The New Grades in the Army and Navy" reading: "The President has also signed the bill reviving the grade of General in the army of the United States and this afternoon nominated to the Senate Lieut.-Gen. Grant for that office, and Vice-Admiral Farragut to be Admiral in... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2016 14:26

$30.00
145616

BUFFALO BILL William Cody & Texas Jack Niblo's Garden AD 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371665145812

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1873 * Buffalo Bill - William F. Cody The front page has: "The Hostile Indians" "The Murder of Surveyors Retaliation for the Killing of Indians" (see). Page 7 has an interesting advertisement for "Niblo's Garden" at which are appearing: "Hon. W. F. Cody...the original Buffalo Bill" and "J. B. Omohundro...the original...Texas Jack" as well as Ned Buntline & others (see). Eight pages, great condition, slightly irregular at the spine.

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Ends July 24, 2016 13:57

$34.00
145581

Very Early 19th Century AUTOMOBILE Electric Design Diagrams 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391491323449

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, New York, Nov. 26, 1898 Taking most of the front page are four illustrations and an article: "A Design For An Electric Automobile Vehicle." which is a three-wheeled bicycle with a motor on the back. Other inventions with prints and text throughout. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2016 15:49

$28.00
145419

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371661698060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 21, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination death The first column is headed: "THE MURDERED PRESIDENT" "A Day of Mournful Excitement at Elberon" and various subheads. Also on the ftpg: "The Hour of Death - A Detailed Description of the Scene at the Bedside of the dying President--Mrs. Garfield's Heroic Fortitude" and: "the Result of the Autopsy--The Course of the Bullet Different from the Doctors' Diagnoses..." and "Arranging For the Funeral" and even more. Related content takes the entire front page. Complete in 8 pages, four binding holes at the first column affect about 10 ftpg. words in total, otherwise good.

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Ends July 20, 2016 15:33

$72.00
145416

JUMBO THE ELEPHANT Phineas P.T. Barnum & Bailey Circus Attraction 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391488824582

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 25, 1882 * Jumbo the Circus Elephant * P.T. Phineas T. Barnum & Bailey Prints within include: "Traveling in Siberia..." "Hong Kong Festivities..." "Wild Duck Shooting" and a full page with 5 scenes of: "Sketches of Jumbo, the African Elephant..." in additional to another full page: "Attempt to Remove Jumbo, the Great Elephant, From the Zoological Gardens". Included also is a dramatic double page foldout print: "A Colliery Explosion: Volunteers To the Rescue".

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Ends July 20, 2016 15:27

$37.00
145415

BLACKWELL'S ISLAND Insane Lunitic Asylum PRINT Nellie Bly Fame 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371661693288

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 19, 1876 * Blackwell's Island insane asylum * Nellie Bly fame A very nice doublepage centerfold: "Snowballing" which shows a snowball fight among children. Also a fullpg. print: "America Sketches: Prison Life on Blackwell's Island", and another doublepg. centerfold: "Arrival of the Prince of Wales at Lahore" in India. Complete in 28 pages, great condition.

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Ends July 20, 2016 15:26

$37.00
145255

JOHN ERNST WORRELL KEELY New Motor Vaporic Invention Scam ? 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656583606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, October 29, 1881 * Early scam artist ? * Non steam Motor This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 2 has an article headed: "The Keeley Motor Difficulty" (see) Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:44

$32.00
145198

OTTO VON BISMARCK 1st Chancellor of Germany Empire DEATH 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391483136738

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, July 31, 1898 * Otto von Bismarck death (1st report) * 1st Chancellor of Germany * Unification of Germany mastermind The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BISMARCK YIELDS TO DEATH" with subheads and illustration. (see) First two sections of three with 20 pages, a few margin tears, nice for display as such.

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Ends July 14, 2016 15:14

$42.00
144976

HOCKLEY TX Harris County Texas LYNCH Tragedy Children Massacre 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371645866534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, September 20, 1878 * Hockley TX Texas murders * Lynch Tragedy - children massacre This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "Foul Murder" "Account of a Terrible Affair in Texas" (see) The front page has an article headed: "The Indians" "Burning Houses Near Fort Dodge, Ks." (see) Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, nice.

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Ends July 03, 2016 07:05

$26.00
144499

OIL CREEK DISASTER Titusville & Oil City Pennsylvania Flood FIRE 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391462024583

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, June 6, 1892 * Oil City & Titusville, Pennsylvania * Oil Creek Disaster (1st report) Page five has various report concerning the Oil Creek disaster with one column headings that include: "AN AWFUL VISITATION" "Death In The Oil Region" "People Perish By Hundreds" "Raging Torrent Of Burning Oil" and more with smaller subheads. Text takes up 2 full columns. Eight pages, this issue has some severe margin wear and tear due to the time period of newsprint of this time, mentioned articles are intact, must be handled with care.

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Ends June 19, 2016 06:42

$37.00
144412

Rare 1893 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391460681805

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUCK, New York, Jan. 4, 1893 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "A Hopeless Mesalliance." double-page centerfold: "The Won't Fight Just Yet!" back page: an 8 panel series: "Her Mother's First Visit." Sixteen pages, bit of light dirtiness to the ftpg., an archival mend to pg. 2, very minor loss at bottom margin of the centerfold.

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Ends June 17, 2016 11:36

$23.00
144235

MEXICO-ARIZONA APACHE WARS Gen. George Crook Campaign OFFICAL RPT 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391455940418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, August 5, 1883 * Mexico-Arizona Apache Wars * General George Crook official rpt. This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "CROOK'S CAMPAIGN" "Official Report of the Gray Wolf to the War Department" and more. (see) 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 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 11, 2016 15:33

$28.00
144221

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391455922055

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 20, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination * 1st report of his death The top of the first column has heads on the death of President Garfield: "THE PRESIDENT DEAD" and "He Expires At Half-Past Ten Last Night" "The End Comes Suddenly And Without Warning" "Gen. Arthur Summoned To Take Oath" with the entire front page taken up with reports concerning Garfield's death. The last column has: "The President's Career" "Heroic Work That Led Him To His Exalted Place" & more, with related content inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered. Small binding... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2016 15:10

$73.00
144141

Rare GOSHEN Elkhart County INDIANA "The Maple City" 1889 Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371623609620

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GOSHEN DEMOCRAT, Indiana, January 31, 1889 * Rare title * Elkhart County This 4 page newspaper has news of the period advertisements. Complete, some margin wear with small tears, generally good.

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Ends June 09, 2016 15:03

$28.00
144076

CLEMENT VALLANDIGHAM Very Bizarre Death Shoots Self by Accident 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391453149697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1871 * Clement Laird Vallandigham's bizarre death The front page has an article headed: "Clement L. Vallandigham Accidentally Shoots Himself--The Wound Dangerouus but Not Mortal" with a updated report that follows with: "Further Particulars--His Condition Unfavorable" (see) He would die later that night. His death is considered one of the most unusual as he was demonstrating how his defendant accidentally shot himself. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor irregularity along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2016 15:23

$38.00
131766

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1892 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371299619368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OAK & IVY LEAF, Chicago, June, 1892 * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union This is a small newspaper which supported temperance (prohibition of alcohol). This newspaper was the "Organ of the National Y.W.C.T.U." (see the hyperlink for more) as noted in the masthead. The front page has an illustration of: "Jennie Casseday's Rest Cottage, Near Louisville, Ky." Eight pages, 9 by 11 1/2 inches, generally nice condition with a handsome masthead.

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Ends May 30, 2016 14:47

$19.00
138778

STAMP COLLECTING Jersey City NJ Philately Philatelic Philatelist 1880 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391332791079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW JERSEY PHILATELIST, Jersey City, Oct., 1880 As the title would suggest, this small-size newspaper is themed on stamp collecting. Four pages, 7 1/2 by 11 inches, mild edge wear, some discrete archival mends, good condition.

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Ends May 29, 2016 07:13

$17.00
143633

Historic TELEPHONE IINVENTION Alexander Graham Bell's Discovery 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371609468024

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 6, 1877 * Alexander Graham Bell * Invention of the telephone The front page of this issue features a nice illustration of "Bell's New Telephone", plus "Applications Of Professor Bell's New Telephone" which shows individuals using the improved device. An article titled: "The New Bell Telephone" describes the improvements made in the telephone, beginning: "Professor Graham Bell's telephone has of late been somewhat simplified in construction and also arranged in more compact portable form...". The report also summarizes the working principles of the "apparatus" and discusses how the phone can be used on a large scale or for special applications. The report... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2016 14:58

$175.00
143605

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391440232939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, Sept. 26, 1881 * President James S. Garfield death * Best title to have ? See the photos for the terrific & very unusual front page of this issue, which is a huge graphic on the death of President Garfield in the shape of a monument. It looks more like a broadside than the front page of a daily newspaper. Reporting begins on page 3 and continues on page 2. Note also that Garfield is from a suburb of Cleveland making this essentially a hometown newspaper. He is buried in Cleveland. Eight pages with all columns on all pages black bordered in mourning for Garfield. Never bound nor trimmed, two folds with a pg. 2 archival repair at the fold juncture, minor tears ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2016 14:33

$210.00
143557

President BENJAMIN HARRISON State of the Union Address Annual 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371606894564

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ALLEGANY COUNTY REPORT, Wellsville, New York, Dec. 4, 1890 * President Benjamin Harrison * State of the Union Address Page 4 has: "The President's Message" "A Voluminous And Comprehensive Document" plus other subheads (see). The President's annual state-of-the-Union address concludes on page 5 and is signed in type: Benjamin Harrison. Complete in 8 pages usual browning, generally good condition.

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Ends May 22, 2016 06:43

$34.00
143405

BROOKLYN BRIDGE East River NYC Construction Completed PRINT 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371604021763

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 2, 1883 * Brooklyn Bridge construction completed The full back page is a very nice print captioned: "The Brooklyn Bridge Over the East River Between Long Island and New York" was recently completed. Inside has a full page of 13 prints showing: "Sketches at the International Fisheries Exhibition" with several prints regarding fishing in Canada. Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 18, 2016 15:45

$38.00
143322

Rare VISALIA CA Tulare Co. San Joaquin Valley California Old West 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391434037480

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TULARE WEEKLY TIMES, Visalia, California, August 28, 1880 * Rare old West title From this Tulare County city in the agriculturally-rich San Joaquin Valley of Central California. News of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 8 pages, some margin wear, mainly along the right side, light toning, should be handled with care.

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Ends May 14, 2016 15:11

$30.00
143229

The Great MILTON PA Northumberland Co. Pennsylvania FIRE Disaster 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391432572077

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 17, 1880 * Milton PA Pennsylvania * Great fire of 1880 The front page has an article with small heading: "The Fire at Milton, Pa." (see) 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 4 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends May 12, 2016 15:49

$26.00
143019

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Dead Remains moved to Baltimore MD Maryland 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391427732484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRESS, Philadelphia, February 16, 1869 * John Wilkes Booth remains moved * Assassin of Abraham Lincoln * Green Mountain Cemetery, Baltimore The front page has a brief article with small heading: "The Body of Booth" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2016 14:58

$28.00
142979

ARIZONA APACHE WARS General George Crook Victory Sierra Madres 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391426698770

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING NEWS, Detroit, June 13, 1883 * Arizona Apache Wars * General George Crook This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "Crook's Campaign" "The Gallant Indian Fighter Again On American Soil" and more. (see) Complete in 4 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends May 05, 2016 15:11

$32.00
142894

INVENTION OF TYPEWRITER John Pratt of Centre Alabama Pterotype 1867 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391422452979

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 6, 1867 * Inventor John Pratt - pterotype * Invention of the typewriter The front page has an article: "Improved Portable Photographic Apparatus" which 2 illustrations of: "Houston's Portable Photographic Camera" (see). But the most significant item in this issue is the page 3 article headed: "Type Writing Machine" which begins: "A machine by which it is assumed that a man may print his thoughts twice as fast has he can write them & with the advantage of the legibility, compactness & neatness of print, has lately been exhibited before the London Society of Arts by the inventor, Mr. Pratt, of Alabama..." (see). Depending on what source you read, John Pr... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2016 14:51

$96.00
142893

GOLD SEAL WINERY (Urbana) Hammondsport Steuben Co New York PRINTS 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391422452421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Aug. 7, 1880 * Gold Seal Winery (Urbana) prints * Hammondsport, New York The front page is entirely taken up with six illustrations captioned: "Wine Making--The Urbana Wine Company, Hammondsport, N.Y." with the largest print showing workers in the finishing room (see photos). A very nice & displayable issue for any wine collector. Relating to this on an inside page is an article taking two-thirds of a page titled: "American Industries--Wine Making". Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 01, 2016 14:50

$48.00
142892

Historic THE PHONOGRAPH Thomas Edison Machine Invention 1877 Scientific Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371589768693

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 17, 1877 * Historic Phonograph invention * Thomas Edison - inventor * Early baseball science A page 2 article headed: "A Wonderful Invention--Speech Capable Of Indefinite Repetition From Automatic Records" reports this about Edison's latest invention: "...The possibility is simply startling...a strip of indented paper travels through a little machine, the sounds of the latter are magnified....Speech has become, as it were, immortal....the new invention is purely mechanical--no electricity is involved. It is a simple affair of vibrating plates, thrown into vibration by the human voice....The invention...the credit of which is due to Mr. Thomas E... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2016 14:49

$245.00
142317

Rare DEEP SOUTH BASEBALL New Orleans LA Louisiana Game Box Scores 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391407506060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, Dec. 5, 1870 * Post Civil War baseball * Rare Deep South game The front page has: "Base Ball Game of the Mutuals at New Orleans" being a one paragraph summary of a game played at New Orleans between the Mutuals and the "R.E. Lees" which includes the box score. Quite rare for an account of a baseball game in the Deep South, particularly on the front page. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 14, 2016 14:21

$27.00
142301

JEWISH VIEW OF JESUS Judaica Jews Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise Lecture 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371575664679

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 20, 1871 * Jewish perspective of Jesus - Jews * Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise lecture * Ernest Renan theory unsupported ? The back page contains a fascinating article under the heading: "Religious", titled: "A Jewish View of Jesus", with a preface which includes: "Rabbi Isaac M. Wise delivered the first lecture of the course on the Talmud and the Gospels...in Steinway Hall...His subject was 'Jesus and the Pharisees'..." with a bit more. The text of the presentation offers some cynical & defensive comments concerning Jesus and his role on earth, and near the beginning of the presentation is: "...He was Pharisean doctor, and eminent patriot, a fervent enthusiast, determined ... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2016 13:56

$74.00
142213

THE REAL McCOY Charles "Kid" vs. Joe Choynski 19th Century BOXING 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371571809028

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BULLETIN, San Francisco, March 25, 1893 * The man who inspired the phrase "The Real McCoy" * vs. Joe Choynski - 19th century professional boxing The front page has nearly a full column report on a recent fight of boxer "Kid McCoy", with heads including: "KID M'COY TALKS ABOUT THE FIGHT"; "Wrenched His Shoulder in the Fifth"; "They Did Not Try Real Hard to Stop Choynski" with more (see). Of noteworthy interest is that this is the person--as one theory speculates--who inspired the commonly used phrase "the real McCoy" to distinguish the genuine article, or the original. Of added significance is this newspaper is from the city where the mentioned fight was held--San Francisco. Comple... See More  

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Ends April 09, 2016 14:35

$43.00
142167

Uncommon 1899 EFFINGHAM Illinois "Crossroads of Opportunity" Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391402915039

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EFFINGHAM DAILY TRIBUNE, August 22, 1899 * Uncommon title This 4 pages newspaper has news of the day with some advertisements. Minor wear, generally very nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2016 16:30

$27.00
142127

BATTLE OF CUSTOZA Third Italian War of Independence AUSTRIAN MAP 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371570266537

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 9, 1866 * Battle of Custoza (1866) * Third Italian War of Independence * Italian unification process The front page has a two column map headed: "The First Battle In Italy" (see) Many one column headings include: "EUROPE" "King Victor Emanual Marches the Italian Army Into the Heart of the Quasrilateral" Bloody Battles At Samacompagna" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 07, 2016 14:06

$29.00
142124

WHISKEY RING SCANDAL Lobby Liquor Spirits Tax Revenue RAID 1875 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391402030965

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 11, 1875 * Whiskey Ring scandal * Tax revenues The top of the front page has: "A Gigantic Ring Exposed" "Secretary Bristow Deals the Whisky Ring a Deadly Blow" with many subheads. See the hyperlink for much on the Whiskey Ring. Note that the great raid by the Treasury Dept. happened on the day previous. The article takes one-third of the ftpg. & carries over to take half of pg. 2. Ten pages, great condition.

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Ends April 07, 2016 14:03

$33.00
142051

2nd Second Anglo-Afghan War BEGINS Afghanistan vs. British Empire 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391399260186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MACON TELEGRAPH AND MESSENGER, Georgia, November 22, 1878 * Second Anglo-Afghan War begins * Afghanistan vs. British Empire The front page has under Foreign News: "The Afghan War Opened--Gambetter Fights a Safe Duel--The Fish Award Paid" (see) Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, larger size issue measuring 26 x 19 inches, some wear along the spine, generally good.

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Ends April 03, 2016 12:32

$23.00
141934

WILLIAM CHAPMAN RALSTON Bank of California Failure & Death 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391397012767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, September 1, 1875 * Bank of California failure * William Chapman Ralston suicide ? The front page has an article headed: "CALIFORNIA" "The Funeral Of Ralston-The Financial Situation-The Bank Failure" and more. Complete in 4 pages, irregular along the spine, a little light foxing, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 31, 2016 16:32

$28.00
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