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140747

BANNOCK WAR Indians Warriors Fort Washakie Wyoming Telegram ENDS 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391374047138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 15, 1878 * Bannock War ends * From Fort Washakie - Wyoming The front page has an article headed: "The End Of The Bannock War" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 07:22

$28.00
140742

ANN ELIZA YOUNG Leaves Brigham & Polygamy Files Divorce MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373710463

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham divorce * Mormons - polygamy The front page has one column headings: "A Mormon Sensation" "Brigham Young's Seventeenth Wife Leaves--Suit For Divorce And Alimony Probable". See image for text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2016 15:53

$32.00
140699

COUSHATTA MASSACRE Red River Parish LA Louisiana WHITE LEAGUE 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373009540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 3, 1874 * Coushatta massacre * Red River Parish, Louisiana * White League attack Page 4 has one column headings: "Does The Telegraph Lie!" "A White Reign of Terror in Louisiana" See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the folds, a little irregular at the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:45

$29.00
140696

UNIONTOWN PA Penn. Captain A.C. Nutt by Nicholas L. Dukes MURDER 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373007367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, December 29, 1882 * Uniontown, Pennsylvania murder * Nicholas L. Dukes * Captain A. C. Nutt This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "FIFTEEN LIVES TAKEN" "State Treasurer Nutt Murdered Near Pittsburgh" 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 8 pages, some wear along the left margin causing some unrelated text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:41

$26.00
140689

FETTERMAN FIGHT Army Massacre Fort Phil Kearny Wyoming INDIANS 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372996163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Here is a complete, genuine historic newspaper with the following title, date and description: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, December 27, 1866. * Fetterman Massacre * Fort Laramie The bottom of the front page under: "Massacre At Fort Laramie" "Three Officers And Ninety Soldiers Surrounded And Butchered" is a rather inconspicuous report reading in full: "A terrible massacre occurred on the 22d, near Fort Phil. Kearny. Brevet Col. Fetterman, Capt. Brown, and Lieut. Gammond, of the Eighteenth Infantry, with 90 enlisted men of the Second Cavalry and Eighteenth Infantry, were surrounded by Indians, and every officer and man killed" This was one of the more deadly massacres of American soldiers during the In... See More  

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:33

$66.00
140642

RED RIVER WAR Native Americans Indians Washita River Texas & More 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372270237

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, September 5, 1874 * Red River War * John w. Davidson * Native Americans - Indians Page 3 one column headings that include: "DISARMING THE REDS" "Another Severe Chastisement for the Indians" "More Fighting On The Washita" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text takes up over 2 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, minor fold wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 24, 2016 15:32

$29.00
140640

Rare 1894 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372268510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUCK, New York, June 6, 1894 * 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: "The Dear Creatures." double-page centerfold: "Condemned to Die." (a staple at fold & tear at bottom of fold) back page: "Nancy" which is an illustrated poem with a print showing tennis. Complete in 16 pages, never bound nor trimmed, some browning at the margins, generally good.

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Ends February 24, 2016 15:29

$26.00
140558

DAVID L. PAYNE Early Oklahoma Settlers Indian Territory Boomers 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369968944

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: KANSAS CITY DAILY JOURNAL, December 14, 1880 * David L. Payne * Oklahoma & Boomer Army The front page has a small one column heading: "Payne's Phalanx" with subhead. See images for text here. Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:03

$29.00
140553

BATTLE OF LIBERTY PLACE New Orleans LA Louisiana CONFEDERATES 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371538354704

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 18, 1874 * Battle of Liberty Place * New Orleans LA Lousiana * John McEnery & William Pitt Kellogg * Confederate veterans Page 2 has an article with small heading: "The Louisiana War" (see) Coverage on the Battle of Liberty Place in New Orleans, Louisiana. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 21, 2016 05:55

$30.00
140520

Rare & Early MORMONS Church of Latter-Day Saints 1880 Miniature Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537153994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LATTER DAY SAINTS' MILLENNIAL STAR, Liverpool, England, Sept. 6, 1880 * One of the oldest Mormon periodicals This periodical, typically shorted to "Millennial Star", was the longest continuously published periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, being printed from 1840 until 1970. During its 130-year history the Millennial Star varied from being monthly, semi-monthly and even weekly, and was primarily aimed at British Latter-day Saints. Many of the British Mormons took part in the westward migration of the Mormon community in America. Logically, the content is almost entirely focused on the Mormon church. There are no advertisements. Here is a nice issue of this ... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:40

$35.00
140513

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537149842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 28, 1865 * Andersonville Civil War prison in Georgia * Captain Henry Wirz trial Front page heads at the top of the first column regarding the trial of Captain Henry Wirz, the Confederate officer in charge of the famous prisoner of war camp in Andersonville, Georgia: "Trial Of Capt. Wirz" "Difficulties and Delays by His Counsel" "Sharp Rebukes From The Court" "One of the Counsel Carrying Letters for Mrs. Wirz" "Some More Testimony as to What Witnesses Did Not See" "Efforts to Throw the Responsibility on Gen. Winder". Eight pages, in very good condition.

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:31

$32.00
140443

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Funeral Train Moves Towards Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391368102461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1865 * President Abraham Lincoln * Funeral train towards Springfield The ftpg. has: "The Fall Of Richmond" and subhead: "The Defeat of Lee--The English Advice to the Rebels", with more. Page 5 has: "The Funeral Train" "The Lying In State at Chicago" "The Body En Route For Springfield" "The Final Interment Fixed for Thursday Next" and "The Conspiracy--The Trial of the Conspirators" with subheads; "The Plan to Assassinate the President Well Known at Richmond" and "The Lower Counties of Maryland Being Garrisoned" "The Commissioners of Price George County Offer a Reward for the Assassins" and "Who Tracked & Detected Booth?" Eight pages, some spine wear causing lit... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2016 15:25

$46.00
140233

Rare MILAN Erie & Huron County OHIO Village - Edison's Birthplace 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391364544090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MILAN ADVERTISER, Ohio, November 26, 1873 * Erie & Huron County * Thomas A. Edison birthplace This uncommon title has news of the day with several interesting period advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, piece torn away along the top margin, minor light foxing, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:36

$34.00
140067

1st Annual NRA National Rifle Association CREEDMOOR Prize Meeting 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371526779296

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, October 9, 1873 * NRA National Rifle Organization * 1st annual prize meeting - Creedmoor The front page has an article headed: "Shooting At Creedmoor" "First Annual Prize Meeting Of The National rifle Association" with results. See images for text here. The NRA was founded just two years earlier making this a very early report on the famous organization. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2016 15:24

$35.00
139772

CHESTER A. ARTHUR State of the Union Address 1881 Pittsburgh PA Penn. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371520019547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PITTSBURGH EVENING CHRONICLE, Pennsylvania, Dec. 7, 1881 * President Chester A. Arthur * State of the Union Address The back page has "The Message" of the President to Congress, mentioning in part: " ...the troops have been...employed in collecting Indians hitherto hostile and locating them on their proper reservations; that Sitting Bull and his adherents are now prisoners at Fort Randall..." signed in type: Chester A. Arthur. Four pages, archival mends to a few edge tears, large folio-size, good condition.

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Ends January 28, 2016 08:09

$42.00
139760

JESSE JAMES GANG Last Robbery Blue Cut TRAIN Holdup Glendale MO 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371520013447

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCRANTON REPUBLICAN, Pennsylvania, Sept. 9, 1881 * Last Jesse James Gang robbery * Blue Cut Train Robbery * Glendale, Missouri The front page has one column heads including: "Train Robbers" and "An Express Car And Passengers Robbed--The Governor Of Missouri Issues A Proclamation Calling On The People to Organize And Exterminate Train Robberies". A detailed report of a holdup of the Chicago and Alton Railroad follows these headings. Although not mentioned by name, this was the work of the infamous James Gang. In fact, this was the very last robbery of the James Gang (see photos for the full text). The report just below this one is headed: "Apache Outrages" "Great Excitement In Arizon... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2016 07:54

$179.00
139711

Best JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death Funeral 1881 Cleveland OH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519460099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, Sept. 22, 1881 * President James S. Garfield death * Best title to have ? Half of the first column has heads concerning the death & funeral of President James Garfield including: "IN THE CAPITOL" "Lie The Remains of the Dead President" "Followed There by a Mourning Multitude" "the Trip from Elberon to Washington" and much more. Much reporting on inside pages as well. Also a front page illustration of him. Garfield was from Ohio. Additionally page 4 has an interesting illustration showing: "THE TRACK and Lodgment of the Fatal Bullet." with descriptive text (see). Page 1 is black-bordered, plus mourning rules at the top & bottom of the inside pages. Eight pag... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2016 11:35

$57.00
139689

MASONIC FRATERNITY Kinghts Templar Masons Freemasonry 1870 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391351491172

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1870 * Masonic - Masons - Freemasonry * Knights Templar - grand lodge The back page has an article headed: "THE MASONIC FRATERNITY" "Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge" "The Grand Master's Address" and more with smaller subheads. Text takes up about 2 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2016 09:54

$28.00
139673

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519360441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial All of the front page is taken up with reports on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson with 1st column headings that include: "IMPEACHMENT" "President Johnson's Answer to the Charges and Specifications" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2016 09:16

$28.00
139642

Rare 1887 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348751939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUCK, New York, March 16, 1887 * 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: "The Palace of Poverty." double-page centerfold: "Restless Nights." back page: "He Helped Himself." Complete in 16 pages, light dirtiness mostly at the margins.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:17

$24.00
139637

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island TRAIN Robbery 1881 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371516301519

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James gang * Rock Island Railroad train robbery The top of the middle column of the front page has heads: "THE WORK OF ROAD AGENTS", "Robbery And Murders On A Rock Island Train", "Details Of The Bloody Affair At Winston, Mo.--The Conductor And A Passenger Killed And The Express Safe Robbed--Statements By The Train-Men And Passengers". This is one of the more lengthy & detailed accounts of the famous Winston, Missouri train robbery committed by Jesse & Frank James and their cohorts. The coverage takes 3 columns or close to half of the front page, with other heads including: "What Passengers Say--Detailed Accounts of the Robbery as Witnessed by th... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:11

$166.00
139293

Rare WATSONVILLE Santa Cruz County California OLD WEST ERA 1879 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509938785

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WATSONVILLE TRANSCRIPT, Santa Cruz County, California, June 27, 1879 * Rare Old west title An uncommon title that has a front page report about "Marble Canyon" which includes a 6 by 4 1/2 inch engraving of it. Page 2 has an editorial: "The Prospects of Watsonville". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a news agent's stamp in an upper corner, first leaf has non-archival mends to a few tears.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:46

$58.00
139009

African Explorer DAVID LIVINGSTONE Henry Morton Stanley Found 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371503399192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WORCESTER EVENING GAZETTE, Massachusetts, June 14, 1872 * Dr. David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley Page 3 has small one column heading: "Dr. Livingstone" with brief text. (see) Other news and several interesting advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, large sized issue, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2016 15:51

$26.00
138877

KATIE KING Spiritualism Spiritualists Ghosts Seance Medium 1875 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334410042

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, January, 1875 Inside has an 11 page article titled; "Touching Visitants From a Higher Life" which is an interesting & detailed article on the spirit "Katie King", who was said to have appeared several times in seances, creating a bit of a sensation at the time (see the hyperlink for much more). This Atlantic Monthly article is rather famous among collectors of spiritual/mystic related items. Complete in 128 pages, disbound from a volume without wrappers, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:26

$46.00
138811

Rare President JAMES GAFFIELD Fremont, Ohio Mayor DEATH Announcement Notice


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391332848202

An interesting item being a notice from the mayor of Fremont, Ohio, announcing the death of President Garfield. The front page has an announcement reporting: "DIED. At Long Branch, New Jersey, Sept. 19, 1881, at 10:35 P.M., James Abram Garfield, President Of The United States. Aged 49 years and 10 Months. Funeral obsequies at Cleveland, Ohio, Monday, Sept. 26th, 1881, at 10 o'clock A. M. Interment at Lake View Cemetery." This little four page notice is dated September 23, 1881. Below this announcement is a message from the mayor of Fremont suggesting, in concurrence with a message from the Ohio Governor, that: "...the citizens of Fremont 'that upon Monday, the 26th inst., all business pursuits be suspended,' also that memorial services be held next Sunday in the city churches, and that... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2015 07:28

$139.00
138802

CRICKET Australians Players vs. New York Game Tour w/ Scores 1878 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371498611476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 3, 1878 * Cricket test match * Australian team The back page has one column headings: "THE HOME TEAM BEATEN" "A Victory For The Australian Cricketeers" and more with score card. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends December 31, 2015 07:01

$32.00
138716

RENO BROTHERS GANG Marshfield Scott County Indiana TRAIN Robbery 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391330219802

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, May 24, 1868 * Reno Brothers Gang train robbery * Marshfield, Scott County, Indiana * Jeffersonville, Madison and Indianapolis Railroad The front page has a report: "Bold Robbery of Adams Express on the Jeffersonville Railroad, Ohio". Report has details of the robbery, stating: "While the train was taking wood and water at Marshfield...a party of robbers seized upon the engine and disconnected the express car...in the direction of Seymour. While in motion, they broke into the express car, disabled the messenger, and threw him out of the car. The engine and the car were found deserted...". There are more details in a second report, with mention that the robbers took less ... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2015 08:25

$53.00
138706

CAPTAIN JACK Modoc Indians Lava Beds War & Blackfeet Confederacy 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371494627646

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1873 * Captain Jack * Lava Beds War * Modoc Indians The first column has reports on the Modoc Indian War with: "THE SAVAGES" "Letter of Mr. Mweacham Detailing the Brutal Treachery of Modoc Jack--Latest from the Front" and: "Reported Fighting with the Blackfeet" "The Indian Commission". Page 5 has a detailed baseball report. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2015 14:50

$29.00
138661

WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK Mexican & Civil War General DEATH 1886 Indiana Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391328441036

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE JOURNAL, Evansville, Indiana, February 11, 1886 * Winfield Scott Hancock death (1st report) * United States Army General * Democratic nominee for president The front page has an article headed: "THE DEAD SOLDIER" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few binding slits along spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 24, 2015 15:26

$27.00
138617

Historic NRA National Rifle Association - Organization CREATION 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371493209179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 25, 1871 * Creation of the NRA, the National Rifle Association The bottom of pg. 3 has a brief & inconspicuous report which is very significant to the founding of the NRA, the National Rifle Association. As the hyperlink notes, the NRA was founded in 1871 by Capt. Wingate and Col. Church, both mentioned in this report. Papers for incorporation were sent the week previous on Nov. 17, and this report notes: "A meeting of the incorporators of the National Rifle Association was held at the office of G. W. Wingate...yesterday afternoon. There were present..." followed by a list of the officers where elected, most notably: "President, Major-Gen. Burnside; Vice President, Col. ... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:57

$90.00
138613

Rare NORRISTOWN PA Montgomery County Pennsylvania 19th Century 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371493207436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NORRISTOWN REGISTER, Pennsylvania, November 14, 1883 * Uncommon title * The Buzzard Gang This 4 pages newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements, many that are illustrated. Complete, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:53

$28.00
138555

Rare AMESBBURY & SALISBURY MILLS Village Historic District Mass. 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371490964094

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE VILLAGER, Amesbury & Salisbury Mills, Massachuetts, February 17, 1870 * Uncommon title Published weekly during the textile industry boom. Contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, minor spotting, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2015 15:08

$28.00
138299

MINOR V. HAPPERSETT Women's Voting Rights DECLINED 14th Amendment 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488248801

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 7, 1875 * Virginia Minor v. Reese Happersett * Women's Rights - 14th Amendment - voting Page 2 has a very significant report on women's rights, being the Supreme Court ruling on Minor vs. Happersett which determined that the 14th Amendment did not grant women the right to vote (see hyperlink for details). This report takes over two columns with various subheads. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:25

$83.00
138290

TELEPHONE INVENTION Inventor Thomas Edison w/ Descriptiom PRINT 1879 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322171648

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Sept. 27, 1879 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Telephone invention Inside has an article: "Edison's Latest Telephone" which is very descriptive text on it. Included as well is a nice illustration captioned: "Edison's New Telephone". Various other inventions & scientific improvements of the day in this issue. Sixteen pages, some minor staining, generally nice.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:14

$48.00
138289

BROOKLYN BRIDGE East River New York City Under Construction PRINT 1877 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488240952

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, March 10, 1877 * Brooklyn Bridge - East River * Under construction print The front page has a large illustration: "The Foot Bridge Over The East River, New York." Also has three diagrams relating to the construction of the foot bridge, and a report: "The East River Bridge."This is the construction of the world-famous Brooklyn Bridge, and a nice item for display. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:13

$63.00
138288

Inventor THOMAS EDISON Electrical Railway Railroad PRINT & more 1880 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488239820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 5, 1880 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Electric railroad - railway An inside page has a very interesting illustration of: "Edison's Electrical Railway" with a related article as well. The full ftpg. has 8 illustrations of the: "Manufacture of the Weston Differential Pulley Block, Yale Lock Manufacturing Co.." which exists to this day. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:12

$37.00
138284

THE GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Early Coverage 1871 Old Constantine Michigan Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322161566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY MERCURY, Constantine, Michigan, Oct. 12, 1871 * The Great Chicago Fire * Early coverage * Rare title Page 2 has over two columns headed: "Terrible Fires In Chicago" which is a report on this historic Chicago Fire which destroyed much of the city. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:08

$58.00
137945

BATTLE OF MILK CREEK Colorado White River Utes Indians U.S. Army 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391313643740

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EASTON EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, October 2, 1879 * Battle of Milk Creek * United States Army * White River Utes - Indians Page 3 has an article headed: "THE BATTLE AT MILK CREEK" with subhead. See image for brief text here when the outcome was not yet known. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2015 08:27

$27.00
137859

CONFEDERATE LEADERS Post Civil War Paroled by Andrew Johnson 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391311732869

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 12, 1865 * Post Civil War Confederate Leaders Paroled The front page has column heads including: "Important Executive Order", "Alexander H. Stephens, John A. Campbell, John H. Reagan, George A. Trenholm, & Charles Clark Released on Parole" and more. Executive order granting parole to the aforementioned individuals, all former members of Jefferson Davis' cabinet (except Clark), is signed in type: Andrew Johnson. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2015 08:55

$33.00
137557

VICTORIA C. WOODHULL Woman's Women's Suffrage Movement ARRESTED 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473614291

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING LEADER, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dec. 16, 1873 * Victoria C. Woodhull arrested * Women's suffrage movement A front page report headed "Woodhull Arrested" & datelined "Jackson, Michigan, Dec. 16", reports: "Victoria C. Woodhull was arrested yesterday on a charge of selling obscene literature, called 'The Elixir of Life.'....Mrs. Woodhull was immediately bailed out...and lectured on the 'Social System' to about six hundred people. She will be tried tomorrow...". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:27

$46.00
137278

Best JAMES A. GARFIELD Death Funeral Car Prints 1881 Cleveland Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391296131921

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, Sept. 24, 1881 * President James S. Garfield * Lake View Cemetery * Best title to have ? A very graphic issue on the funeral of President James Garfield, who was born & raised in a Cleveland suburb and is buried in Cleveland. The top of the front page has two large illustrations showing: "The Pavilion And Catafalque" and: "The Funeral Car". Front page column heads report on the details of the funeral ceremonies (see). Page 4 has a black-bordered print of: "James Abram Garfield". Complete in 8 pages, never bound nor trimmed, several folds with foxing at folds and some perforation at a fold & fold junctures.

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Ends November 15, 2015 14:31

$140.00
137205

June 28, 1873 19th Century MAP of AUSTRIA & the GERMAN EMPIRE Germany - Europe


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371464608151

Here is a 19th century foldout map of "AUSTRIA And The GERMAN EMPIRE" from the extra supplement of the Illustrated London News, dated June 28, 1873 This map measure 33 x 22 inches and is printed on very high quality paper, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing it to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Nice for display.

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Ends November 14, 2015 08:09

$34.00
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AVONDALE Plymouth PA Pennsylvania MINE Mining FIRE Disaster 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371456922861

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, September 7, 1869 * Avondale Mine disaster * 1st report - early * Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Page 2 headlines: "Awful Loss of Life"; "Terrible Disaster in the Mines"; "Two Hundred Men Suffocated to Death" and "Fire in a Shaft at Plymouth, Pa. - Excitement Among the Miners". Text on this takes up about 1/3 of a column. Other news of the day. This issue has little wear along the spine, otherwise nice. Complete in 4 pages.

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Ends November 04, 2015 14:25

$38.00
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PORTLAND NY New York Cross-Cut Railroad X-Mas Eve TRAIN WRECK 1872 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371454682144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVANSVILLE JOURNAL, Indiana, December 25, 1872 * Christmas eve train wreck disaster * Cross Cut Railroad - Portland, New York The front page has a one column headings: "The Most Terrible Slaughter of the Year" "Horrible Railroad Casualties" "Two Trains Thrown Over Steep Embankments" and more. 1st report coverage on the Cross-Cut Railroad train disaster near Portland, New York. Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 01, 2015 13:41

$36.00
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GALVESTON TX Texas Gulf of Mexico HURRICANE Disaster Flood 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371454680449

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, September 21, 1875 * Galveston TX Texas hurricane disaster * Gulf of Mexico This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. The front page has one column headings: "SEA WATER" "The Desolation Due to It at Galveston" "Miles of Beautiful Streets Laid Waste" "Scores of Buildings Swept from Their Foundations" and more with smaller subheads. Complete, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2015 13:37

$30.00
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Rare DRESS PATTERNS Insert 1868 Women's FASHION Prints Harpers Bazar Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391281453186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S BAZAR, New York, Oct. 19, 1872 * Victorian fashions * Dress pattern "Supplement" included! This is the famous fashion periodical subtitled: "A Repository of Fashion, Pleasure, and Instruction" from the successful publishing house of Harper Brothers. It is the oldest continuously published fashion magazine in the world having begun in 1867. The early issues offered elegantly handy hints on living & dressing well, covering everything from the avant-garde to running a country home. There is a wealth of fashion-themed prints with this issue, with text as well (see). Of particular rarity is the large foldout dress pattern included with this issue. Since it was simply loose and not... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2015 06:58

$29.00
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