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161882

CHARLES GOODRICH Lizzie Lloyd King Brooklyn New York MURDER 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994253717

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1873 * Charles Goodrich murder * Lizzie Lloyd King The back page has one column headings: "MURDERED BY BURGLARS", "A Brooklyn Merchant Found Dead in his own House--Three Bullets in his Head". First report coverage on the murder of Charles Goodrich in Brooklyn. Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Lloyd King would eventually be found guilty of the crime. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 04, 2018 16:28

$27.00
161786

Historic NRA National Rifle Association - Organization CREATION 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372236548787

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 22, 1871 * Creation of the NRA, the National Rifle Association The back page 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 5 days previous on Nov. 17, and this report notes: "The Rifle Association met last evening in the armory...Capt. Wingate presented to the meeting certified copies of the papers of incorporation. On behalf of the Committee on By-laws, Col. Church reported a complete set, which were adopted. the Association then adjourned." And s... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2018 15:58

$96.00
161738

Evangelist DWIGHT L. MOODY Bible Spiritual Hippodrome Sermon 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372235646025

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 14, 1876 * Evangelist Dwight L. Moody * P.T. Barnum's Hippodrome sermon The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "Revival Success" "The Evangelists Power" and more. Text takes up 2 full columns on the front page and continues on page 5. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 30, 2018 14:51

$34.00
161648

PANIC OF 1873 Wall Street Stock Market Financial Crisis 1873 Indiana Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234131996

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, Oct. 1, 1873 * Panic of 1873 * Wall Street - stock market * Henry Clews The front page has much reporting on the financial panic of 1873 with headings: "Financial Situation" "The Dawn In The East" and more. Text takes up three columns, all on the front page. More on page 6 under: "Finance and Trade" Eight pages, small hole on the front page, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 28, 2018 15:43

$28.00
161641

Rare DRESS PATTERNS Insert 1879 Women's FASHION Prints Harpers Bazar Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391989651852

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S BAZAR, New York, May 29, 1869 * 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 are 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 March 28, 2018 15:32

$36.00
161548

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372230215408

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 31, 1877 * Brooklyn Bridge - East River * Under construction print The full front page shows portraits of: "The Cabinet". Great fullpg. sailing ship illus. perfect for display: "The New U.S. Frigate Trenton". Great fullpg: 'The Brooklyn Ascent to the Bridge Tower" shows the famous Brooklyn Bridge under construction. Nast doublepage centerfold is a political cartoon. There is nearly a full page with three: "Random Street Sketches in Philadelphia",' mostly shows African-Americans. Sixteen pages, foxing & damp stains most at bottom margin, stain & hole to the front leaf, never bound nor trimmed.

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Ends March 24, 2018 16:51

$48.00
161546

(6) 1865 New York City Newspapers Post Civil War BASEBALL GAMES w/ Box Scores


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372230212211

Shown are 6 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE and TIMES, a lot of six issues of July, August & September, 1865, each containing on inside or back pages a report of a baseball game with box scores. Very early baseball from shortly after the Civil War. All are complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2018 16:45

$39.00
161543

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986982949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 9, 1866 * Civil Rights Bill becomes law * Post Civil War - slavery The top of page 3 has: "The Civil Rights Bill A Law" noting; "The vote on the Civil Rights bill was taken this afternoon and passed over the veto by a vote of 122 against 41, and the Speaker declared that the bill had become a law. Tumultuous and long continued applause follow3ed, with some hisses, when the House adjourned..." with just a bit more. Very rare to have this same-day report. An interesting pg. 2 tidbit: "Lieut. Gen. Grant was arrested on Saturday for fast driving in the streets of Washington." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2018 16:43

$68.00
161502

Historic ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL Electric Speech Machine TELEPHONE Patent in 1876


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986106609

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 8, 1876 This is a very historic issue in the well-known struggle for the patent for the telephone. See the photo below for the very significant, yet quite inconspicuous, recording of the patent number to Alexander Graham Bell for "Telegraphy", with the patent number noted. All patents issued were published as such in Scientific American, and here is the announcement of Bell getting the telephone patent! No related article or illustrations. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:31

$128.00
161425

General George CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984623233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MEMPHIS AVALANCHE, Tennessee, July 8, 1876 * General George Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Indians massacre The front page has a report on the Custer massacre, with one column heads: "The Recent Slaughter" "Mourning Among the Indians--Volunteers Offering, Joe Shelby Among the Number" "Excitement Over the News". Part of the text notes: " ...opinion expressed generally is in favor of whipping the Indians into subjugation. They believe this is the only way to secure peace. Much regret is expressed over the fate of General Custer & the men who were killed...Joe O. Shelby, a noted Confederate General....sent the following telegram to President Grant...'Gen. Custer has been killed... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:27

$98.00
161421

The GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Burning Conflagration Disaster 1871 Oneida NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227325346

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ONEIDA CIRCULAR, New York, Oct. 16, 1871 * The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 Page 4 has over one-third of the page on: "The Great Fire" which begins: "Chicago in Ashes -- Fire and death sweeping everything before them - 150,000 people houseless & homeless - Hundreds of millions of property burned - Fearful loss of life apprehended. These are the announcements that have struck every ear and saddened every heart. The calamity is almost unparalleled in kind..." with much more. This was the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 (see the web for more). From the famous Oneida Community, an early "commune" in experimental living. Much o the balance of the issue is religiously-themed. Eight page... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:17

$59.00
161419

BATTLE OF WYSE FORK in NC & Negro Soldier Bill Passage 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984612063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 13, 1865 * Negro Soldier Bill passage * Battle of Wyse Fork - North Carolina Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Official Dispatch From Gen. Lee" "Victory Won by Gen. Bragg near Kinston" "THE SOUTH" "Passage of the Negro Soldier Bill by Both Houses of Congress " & more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:15

$28.00
161221

MODOC WAR Second Battle of the Stronghold INDIANS Scarface Charley1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391980066674

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE, New York, April 19, 1873 * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Scarface Charley * Second Battle of the Stronghold The top of the ftpg. has nice column heads on the Modoc Indian War with: "THE BATTLE" "Route of the Modocs" "Driven From the Lava Beds" "Shells & Musketry Too Much for the Indian Stronghold" "Scar-faced Charley Killed and Scalped" "The Conflict Not Yet Ended" with more. This reports on the Second Battle of Stronghold with much detail. Four pages, large folio size, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 14, 2018 16:36

$43.00
161191

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372218257189

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LA PAZ (Peace), state of Guerrero, Mexico, Aug. 6, 1873 A Spanish language newspaper from this state in Southwestern Mexico, Noted in the masthead (in Spanish) is: "Official newspaper of the State of Guerrero". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, 12 by 15 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2018 16:39

$27.00
161121

WALL STREET PANIC & Jefferson Davis Treason Trial 1865 Post Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977316499

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Aug. 16, 1865 * New York City Wall Street * Post civil war stock market * Jefferson Davis treason trial Ftpg. column heads include: "The State Prisoners & Their Treatment" "The Freedmen of Virginia!" and much more. Inside has: "Trial of Jeff. Davis" "The Policy of President Johnson" "Business Excitement in New York" "The Suspension & Failure of Several Houses" "Immense Fraudulent Over-Issue of Gold Checks" which is on the Wall St. panic of 1865. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 2 folds, some staining inside.

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Ends March 10, 2018 09:57

$34.00
161117

COLE YOUNGER Brothers Not Guilty of Murder in LETTER ? 1876 St. Louis Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977315580

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 14, 1876 The top of the ftpg. has column heads: "Satan's Satellites" "Cole Younger a Contribution to the Criminal Column". Included is a letter signed in type: Cole Younger. Rubbing in the heads causes a hole and the loss of some letters (see). Twelve pages, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2018 09:54

$28.00
161114

KKK Ku Klux Klan Warning from Ulysses S. Grant Proclamation 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372217071939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY MERCURY, Constantine, Michigan, May 18, 1871 * KKK - Ku Klux Klan * Ulysses S. Grant warning The top of page 2 has: 'President Grant's Ku-Klux Proclamation" with the full text of the Proclamation concerning warning against all illegal activities of the Ku-Klux-Klan (see), signed by him in type: U.S. Grant. Four pages, browning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2018 09:52

$37.00
161076

BROOKLYN THEATER FIRE Disaster w/ 300+ Deaths 1876 New York City Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372215682876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 6, 1876 * Brooklyn theater fire (1st report) * President Ulysses S. Grant * State of the Union Address Page 5 has one column headings that include: "IN FLAMES" "The Brooklyn Theatre Burned Last Night" "Stampede By The Audience" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up 3 columns. Nice to have in this NYC title. Page 2 has President Ulysses S. Grant's state of the union address which is signed in type: "U.S. Grant" Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:38

$47.00
161070

Very Early CHICAGO WHITE SOX Baseball w/ Box Scores More 1870 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391976291506

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1870 * Very early Chicago White Sox * Baseball The ftpg. has: "The White Stockings" "Reception Game at Chicago--The Playing--Honors in the Evening--A Banquet Without Wines". In the summary about a game played at Ogden Park in Chicago, it says that a "goodly number" of those in attendance were "...ladies, many whom...asserted their independence as to proceed to the grounds by themselves, walk up and by a ticket, and take their seats as though they were perfectly accustomed to that sort of thing." Describes the White Stockings as the "most famous nine in the country", with a few details about their opponents, the Picked Nine team. Says the Nevans & Deans Band was on ... See More  

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:31

$43.00
161068

SAN JOSE Santa Clara County Valley CALIFORNIA Old West Era 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391976290100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAN JOSE DAILY PATRIOT, California, 1871 * Rare Old West title * Santa Clara Valley In 1850 San Jose became just the 2nd incorporated city in California (Sacramento was first) & was on the Butterfield mail route. The ftpg. is mostly ads with news items & more ads inside, many of which are illustrated. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:27

$47.00
161067

Phineas P.T. BARNUM Museam Menagerie Advertisement & Illustration 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372215674455

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 22, 1873 * P.T. Phineas Barnum ad The photo shows the nice back page ad for " P. T. Barnum's Great Traveling Museum Menagerie" which includes a portrait of Mr. Barnum and various details about the attractions and performances. The ad takes two-thirds of the column. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:24

$45.00
161026

CIVIL RIGHTS ACT Enforcement Bill PASSES Senate Negroes Equal 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975675807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS DAILY GLOBE, February 28, 1875 * Civil Rights Bill (Enforcement Act) * Reconstruction era - Negroes * Passes Senate (1st report) . The front page has one column headings: "WASHINGTON" "The Civil Rights Bill Passes the Senate" " and more. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, printing flaw within heading (see), minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:11

$30.00
160895

RUTHERFORD B. HAYES State of the Union Annual Address 1877 Eugene City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972939486

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OREGON STATE JOURNAL, Eugene City, March 10, 1877 * President Rutherford B. Hayes * State of the Union Address * Rare Old West title On page 2 under Hayes Inaugural Address is the text of Rutherford B. Hayes address in which he states in part: "...at the basis of all prosperity...lies the improvement of the intellectual and moral condition of the people. Universal suffrage should rest upon universal education.... ". Four pages, very good condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:12

$55.00
160891

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Last Stand Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210100140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, July 7, 1876 * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn The top of the front page has one column heads on the Custer Massacre, including: "On the Field Of Glory" "Custer, whom Grant Attempted to Disgrace, Dies Like a Brave Soldier at the Head of His Column" "Our Loss Over Three Hundred--that of the Indians Not Known--The Quaker Policy with the Red Man Won't Do". The text provides some of the earliest details of the tragedy, including: "...The Indians poured in a murderous fire, besides the greater portion fought on horseback. Custer, his two brothers, nephew and brother-in-law, were all killed and not one of his detachment ... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:04

$166.00
160787

FINANCIAL PANIC Post "Black Friday" Wall Street & Gold Crisis 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969678290

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 1, 1869 * New York Wall Street financial crisis * Stock Market & gold Panic * Post "Black Friday" (Sept. 24th) With pgs. 1 & 2 filled with ads news coverage begins on pg. 3 with: "WALL STREET" "Encouraging Prospects & a Gleam of Hope at Last" Gold Dealers Effecting Settlements Among Themselves" "More Injunctions Upon the Gold & Stock Exchange" "Sales of Government Gold" and more (see). This is a report on the great gold panic of 1869 when wealthy financiers Fisk and Gould caused a financial panic by attempting to corner the gold market. It was one of several scandals that rocked the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant (see hyperlink). Twelve pages, irregular at the spine... See More  

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Ends February 25, 2018 12:50

$42.00
160652

San Francisco CA California Old West MODOC INDIANS Lava Beds War 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391967456787

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, May 14, 1873 * Modoc War - Lava Beds * Captain Jack fame The top of the ftpg. has: "Ben Wright's Massacre" "A Narrative of the Affair by One Who Was Present", it being an event from 1852 in the on-going Modoc War. It takes an entire column. The top of pg. 3 includes: "THE MODOC WAR" "Further Details of the Engagement on the 10th" "One Soldier & Two Warm Spring Indians Killed--Eight Soldiers Wounded" "The Modocs Scattering" and more (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends February 22, 2018 13:42

$38.00
160591

Phineas P.T. BARNUM Roman Hippodrome Advertisement & Illustration 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391965017100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE INDIANAPOLIS SENTINEL, September 14, 1875 * P.T. Phineas Barnum ad Page 7 has a nice & somewhat large illustrated advertisement for: "The Only Hippodrome in America Any Ten Shows On This Continent! "P.T. BARNUM'S Great Roman Hippodrome" with further details. The ad includes a large illustration of P. T. Barnum (see) Eight pages, archival strengthening at the margins, loose at the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:24

$32.00
160487

Rare SANTA CRUZ Old West California Monterey Bay 1871 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391963320701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL, California, March 4, 1871 * Rare Old West title A nice, early newspaper from this now-popular city in the Monterey Bay vicinity. Various news reports of the day with a wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin wear, good condition.

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Ends February 16, 2018 08:00

$52.00
160476

Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Wild Old West 1873 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196799538

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, May 5, 1873 * Rare Old West title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Very early for California. Complete in 4 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 14:46

$40.00
160461

BATTLE OF FORT STEDMAN Robert E. Lee's Surrender Nears 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196588310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1865 * Battle of Fort Stedman * Nearing the end of Civil War * Lee's surrender less than two weeks away Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Victory of Saturday" "Further & Interesting Particulars" "Extend & Importance of Lee's Designs" "Position of the Line Gained by Grant" "A Resume of the Day's Operations--Causalities". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:29

$28.00
160460

SARATOGA NY New York United States Hotel FIRE Disaster 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391962787553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1865 * Saratoga, New York fire disaster The ftpg. has column headlines: "Disastrous Fire At Saratoga" "Great Destruction Of Property" "The United States Hotel and Its Cottages in Ashes" "The Marvin House, Telegraph & Express Offices, & Many Other Buildings Burned" "Two Persons Killed" "The Fire Believed to Have Been the Work of Incendiaries". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:28

$27.00
160448

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196572021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CIRCULAR, Oneida, New York, May 17, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike The back page has a report noting: "On Monday, May 10, the two great divisions of the Pacific Railroad, i.e. the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific, accomplished their junction at Promontory Point, Utah, by laying the last rail & tie, & driving the last spike. The following is the official announcement of its competition..." which has the official report datelined: "Promontory Summit, Utah, May 10" & reads in part: "The last rail is laid! The spike driven! The Pacific Railroad is completed. The point of junction is 1,086 miles west of the Missouri River, and 9... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:08

$62.00
160347

Rare WINNEMUCCA NV Nevada HUMBOLDT COUNTY City of Paved Streets 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959825726

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SILVER STATE, Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nevada, Aug. 5, 1875 * Very rare title from the Old West We are finding that any Nevada newspapers from the 1870's are quite difficult to come by. This is one. In 1868, the Central Pacific Railroad reached Winnemucca, which put the town on the transcontinental line, promoting its growth. On September 19, 1900, Butch Cassidy's gang robbed the First National Bank of Winnemucca of $32,640. The entire front page is taken up with ads while pages 2 & 3 contain various news tidbits and more ads. Portion of a news agent's stamp in the masthead. Four pages, archival strengthening at the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:00

$66.00
160283

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372188433084

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 February 07, 2018 11:49

$36.00
160221

Confederate President JEFFERSON DAVIS Indictment for High Treason 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372183714847

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, May 11, 1866 * Confederate president Jefferson Davis * Official indictment for treason Page 3 has an article: "Jeff. Davis Indicted for Treason" which has near the beginning: "Yesterday Jefferson Davis was indicted for treason by the Grand Jury of the United States...and the trial of the prisoner, it is supposed, will take place in June..." with more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:52

$38.00
160158

MARIAS MASSACRE Wyoming Piegan Blackfeet Indians EUGENE BAKER 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391952528877

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1870 * Marias Massacre - Piegan Blackfeet Indians Page 5 has an article headed: "The Indians" "The Piegan Massacre-Col. Baker's Report..." (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 28, 2018 07:58

$24.00
160012

ANDERSONVILLE Civil War Prison CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ Execution 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949045251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, Nov. 11, 1865 * Execution of Captain Henry Wirz * Andersonville Civil War prison - Georgia The front page has: "Execution Of Wirz" "Closing Scenes in the Life of the Andersonville Jailor" "Farewell Interview with his Associate, J.H. Winder" "Final Effort of His Counsel to Obtain Executive Clemency" "Firm Demeanor of the Prisoner on the Scaffold" "He Asserts His Innocence to the Last" "A Remarkable Attempt to Poison Him Just Brought to Light" "A Bolus of Strychnine Conveyed to Him by His Wife" and much more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends January 20, 2018 15:21

$82.00
159911

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372170345169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial Over half of the ftpg. is taken up with reports on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson, with column heads: "WASHINGTON" "The President's Designs in Regard to the War Dept." "The Articles of Impeachment Reported to the House of Representatives" "The Question of Colored Congressmen from the Southern States" "The Impeachment--The Articles of Impeachment Before the House--The Evidence to Sustain Them--Probable Length of the Trial--Legislation Practically Suspended During Its Progress". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:39

$31.00
159833

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Last Stand Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167222662

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, July 9, 1876 * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn The top o f the front page has many one column heads on the most significant battle of the Indian War period from after the Civil War, including: "THE CUSTER MASSACRE" "Official Report of the Engagement Which Resulted in so Overwhelming a Disaster--The Sioux in Strong Force" "The Brave and Daring Custer Evidently Counted Without his Host--Reno's Narrow Escape--Preparations for Revenge" "Position and Condition of Crook's Forces--The Indians Uneasy--Don Camcron's Communication--Sketch of General Custer" These column heads are followed by extensive reporting on ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:00

$240.00
159794

ANDREW JOHNSON Post Civil War State of the Union Address Signed 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165812462

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, Dec. 6, 1865 * President Andrew Johnson * State of the Union Address * Civil War reconstruction Most of the front page and page 2 are taken up with the: "President's Message", being the first state-of-the-union address of President Andrew Johnson. The focus of his speech is the end of the Civil War with comments on the Lincoln assassination: "...Our thoughts next revert to the death of the late President by an act of parricidal treason. The grief of the nation is still fresh; it finds some solace in the consideration that he lived to enjoy the highest proof of its confidence..." with more. It is signed at its conclusion: Andrew Johnson. Four pages, ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:18

$42.00
159712

Very Rare ILLUSTRATED Lasted only 8 Issues Chicago Illinois Prints1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943889274

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ILLUSTRATED CHICAGO NEWS, Illinois, May 22, 1868 * Very rare title A quite rare title which lasted by just 8 issues. This is volume 1 number 5, formatted much like the more successful Harper's Weekly & obviously an attempt to create its look-alike for the Midwest. But it would fail. The front page features a print: "The Republican National Convention in Chicago. Scene Outside the Opera House." Inside has a full page: "Views of a Chicago Grain Elevator"; a full pg: "The Quadrennial Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church...in Chicago" & two related smaller prints. Other prints: "The Great Tornado of May 3. The Scene at Ionia, Illinois" "The Great Tornado of May 3. The Scene Near Mus... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:30

$72.00
159583

Rare HONOLULU HAWAIIAN HI The Friend JUBILEE Supplement 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941311865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: JUBILEE SUPPLEMENT TO 'THE FRIEND', Honolulu, June 18, 1870 This special issue celebrated the 50th anniversary of the landing of the first American Missionaries on Hawaii in 1820. All the content--mostly a Jubilee Sermon--relates to the anniversary. Eight pages, 9 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 09:08

$44.00
159577

Rare SHAKERS VILLAGE New Hampshire NH New York 1876 Newspaper Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160484217

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SHAKER, Shakers, New York, and Shaker Village, New Hampshire, November, 1876 A monthly publication "Published By The United Societies" for folks in the Shaker community, quite famous today for the style of furniture they produced. This issue has much religious-related content including "Materialism--Spiritualism" "Fruitfulness In the Divine Life" "Decline of Spiritualism" and much more. Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, great condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 09:01

$33.00
159519

General George CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391940212114

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, July 13, 1876 * General George Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens Page 7 has: "Summary Of News" which includes a brief report of the Custer massacre: "The disastrous fight between Gen. Custer's command & the Sioux Indians on June 25th resulted in the death of Gen. Custer, together with 13 officers and from 200 to 300 men." Also a report of the death of Gen. Santa Anna, and of notification of Gov. Hayes published letter of acceptance of the Republican nomination, and mention of the Missouri Pacific Railroad train robbery (committed by Jesse James & his gang).. Another article begins: "Competism killed Gen. Custer and his thr... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2018 15:18

$68.00
159438

Evangelist DWIGHT L. MOODY Bible Spiritual Hippodrome Sermon 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937657803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 14, 1876 * Evangelist Dwight L. Moody * P.T. Barnum's Hippodrome sermon The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "PREACHING TO THOUSANDS" "Sunday At The Hippodrome" and more. Text takes up a full column on the front page and 3 full columns on page 2. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:33

$37.00
159342

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151083799

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 15, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House An inside page has over a full column taken up with a report headed: "THE GREAT VICTORY" which is an editorialized report concerning the surrender of General Robert E. Lee to General U.S. Grant at Appomattox (see). The report concludes with: "The surrender of Lee, with his whole army, is a fitting conclusion of the masterly generalship of Grant and the splendid fighting of his noble army." Interesting to find this report in a scientific journal, but it reflects the great significance of this event that it would be reported in this title. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:45

$75.00
159325

FORT LARAMIE, WYOMING Red Cloud's War Indians Attack 1867 Nashville TN Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150846088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PRESS & TIMES, Nashville, Tennessee, Jan. 14, 1867 * Red Cloud's War - Indians * Fort Laramie, Wyoming Among column heads: "New Project for Reorganization of Southern State Governments" "From Fort Laramie--Mail Train Attacked--Troops Concentrating" "Anticipated Indian Raid in the Platte Valley" "Letter from Henry Ward Beecher to Gov. Brownlow--His Earnest Desire for the Enfranchisement of the Negroes". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:19

$34.00
159234

Great SIOUX WAR of 1876 Old Newspaper Post Custer Massacre - Gen. George Crook


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372142528286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON WEEKLY JOURNAL, Aug. 24, 1876 * Post Custer massacre Page 3 has column heads: "The Indian War - Junction of Gens. Crook and Terry Confirmed" with subheads: "The Sale of Arms to Indians--The Canada Indians Peaceful--The Sioux Invite an Alliance--Threats from the Sioux". The back pg. has almost an entire column with heads: "The Indian War" and many subheads including: "The Commission to Treat with the Sioux" "Junction of Terry & Crook" "A Battle to be Forced" "Who the Hostile Indians Are" "Custer's Fight" which has a few details of this famous battle; "Statement of an Army Officer" "Demands to be Made of the Sioux" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very large size, seve... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:30

$38.00
159024

MOLLY MAGUIRES Pottsville Hazleton PA Penn. COAL Miners RIOTS 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926022626

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MEMPHIS AVALANCHE, June 4, 1875 * Molly Maguires * Miners - railroad * Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a one column heading: "The Molly Maguires" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, large size issue measuring 27 x 20 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:51

$39.00
158977

EDMUND RUFFIN Southern Fire-Eater SUICIDE & Abraham Lincoln Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924169697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1865 * Edmund Ruffin suicide * Abraham Lincoln * Trial of the conspirators Over half of the front page is taken up with: "Trial Of The Assassins" "Proceedings On Wednesday" "Argument of Mr. Doester in Behalf of Payne--A Declaration from Atzerott", all of which carries over to page 8 as well. Page 5 has a report of the suicide of the rabid Southerner Edmund Ruffin who advocated separation from the North long before the Civil War. He is credited with firing the first shot at Fort Sumter to begin the Civil War (see hyperlink for much more on him). Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed (preferred), nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:34

$41.00
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