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140901

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1871 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371545550720

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 30, 1871 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The full front page is the famous Thomas Nast illustration of: "Santa Claus's Mail." which is very displayable. Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Christmas in Virginia - A Present from the Great House." Full pg. illus. of "A Roman Catholic Mission from England to the 'Heathens' of America." Doublepage centerfold of "Witchcraft in 1871." Two 1/2 pg. illus. of "Chain Gang in the Cathedral Plaze, Havana" and "Innocence and Guilt." 1/2 pg. portrait of "The Prince of Whales." The supplement contains a full pg. illus. of "The Christmas Dream." Two 2/3 pg. illus. of "Do You Love Me? He Whispered, with his ... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2016 15:30

$300.00
140839

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542869286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 10, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial The back page has much reporting concerning the President Johnson impeachment, with first column heads; "WASHINGTON" "Renewal of the Attempt to Impeach the President" "Proposed Changes in the Cabinet" "Grant's Letters and Chase's Prospects". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few folds & minor margin wear.

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Ends February 27, 2016 15:48

$27.00
140832

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391374357664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 13, 1865 * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia Among the front page one column heads are: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "List of Witnesses Wanted on Behalf of the Defendant" "Further Testimony of Barbarous Cruelty" "Rats a Delicacy as an Article of Food" "Awful Accumulation of Facts Against the Prisoner" "He Boasts of Beating Lee in Destroying Yankee Soldiers" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 15:32

$36.00
140751

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader Polygamy 1871 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542576005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, October 3, 1871 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader Page 2 has a Mormon item headed: "Utah" "The Prophet's Institutions in Danger--Brigham Forsook the Church for Lucre--The Brethren have No Financial Confidence in Him--The Troubles with the Judiciary" with the article taking over 1 1/3 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 07:28

$33.00
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
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
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
140515

CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS Welcome Home William T. Sherman's Army & More 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537151066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 25, 1865 * When Johnny Comes Marching Home * Civil War soldiers welcome home The first column has a nice stack of column heads on a parade of returning soldiers headed: "THE REVIEW" "Sherman's Veterans on Parade" "The Conquerors of Georgia & South Carolina in Penna. Ave." "Sherman's 'Bummers' on Their Good Behavior & in Their Holiday Suits" "A Grateful Country's Welcome to Her Preservers" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:33

$28.00
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
140352

Very Rare CHARLESTON SC Yankee Union Occupation South Carolina 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535190236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, April 21, 1865 * Union - Yankee occupation * From the original of the Civil War An early issue of this newspaper under Yankee control, as Sherman occupied this significant Confederate city on February 18. This is "new series" volume 1, number 48. The front page has: "Our Victories" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace Reconstruction & Emancipation Questions" which takes nearly half of the front page. Also: "Important Debate of the Rebel State Legislature of Virginia". Page 2 has a nice editorial concerning the war including: "...The people all over Jeff Davis' territory are well aware of the hopelessness of the rebel cause... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:07

$230.00
140350

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367092636

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Pima County, A.T. (Arizona Territory), October 28, 1871 * Very rare title A very early & rare title from Southern Arizona, published 41 years before Arizona would become a state. Our records indicate this is the earliest date of this title we have offered in memory, the previous earliest dated 1874. Inside has: "The Apache War" "Colyer's Canada Alamosa Indians on the War-Path..." which includes a 2 dispatches from Camp Bowie, A.T. Also: "Indian Ring Scheme" "Territorial District Court" "Camp Grant Indian Thieves" and more. Complete in 4 pages, measures 12 by 18 inches, some small archival mends at margins, generally very nice condition..

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:05

$300.00
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
140221

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391364167557

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE INDIANAPOLIS SENTINEL, September 11, 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, a little wear, generally good.

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Ends February 12, 2016 15:47

$24.00
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
139761

Very Rare BAJA Lower CALIFORNIA Magdalena Bay Volume 1 1870 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371520013731

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LOWER CALIFORNIAN, Magdalena, Lower California., Nov. 10, 1870 * Baja California * Very rare title Here is a volume I issue (number 2) of a very uncommon title (photo shows the nice masthead) from Lower California, more commonly known as Baja California. Content includes page 2 report under "The Expedition" which begins: "The Expedition fitted out for the expedition and colonization of the lands of Lower California Company...proceeded to Todos Santos...", with much more about the itinerary as well as various observations about the terrain, wildlife, etc. Other reports include: "Advantages To Settlers Which Lower California Offers" "Coast Survey Of Lower California" an... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2016 07:56

$470.00
139716

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Gang & Molly Maguires Arrested for Murder 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519464001

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 25, 1876 * Outlaw Jesse James gang * Molly Maguires The top of page 5 has; "The Dreaded Bandits" "Another Encounter with the Famous James Boys" "Sheriff Groom & His Posse Driven Off" and also: "In the Prison Cell Sits Tweed, a Shadow of His Former Self". Page 2 has: "Murder Will Out" "Molly Maguires Arrested for a Crime Committed Twelve Years Ago--How the Men Who Assassinated Superintendent Rea Have Evaded the Hangman's Noose" which takes two-thirds of a column. Eight pages, bit irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2016 11:43

$48.00
139690

MODOC WAR Second Battle of the Stronghold INDIANS Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519383073

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1873 * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack * Second Battle of the Stronghold Page 3 has a one column heading: "FIGHTING THE MODOCS" with smaller subheads. Lengthy text takes up over 3 full columns. Other news of the day throughout. 8 pages in nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2016 09:56

$34.00
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
139186

JEFFERSON DAVIS Hunt & re. Abraham Lincoln Murder 1865 Post Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342208723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 13, 1865 * Jefferson Davis hunted * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Civil War ending As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving reports from various fields of operation, carrying over to take all of pg. 2. Other items in this issue include: "A New Iron-Clad" "Standing Armies" "Army Order & Instructions" "Motives In War" "General Sherman & the Louisiana Legislature" "Army & Navy Personal" "Military Government of the South" which includes various dispatches signed in type by General ... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 06:10

$39.00
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
138898

Rare BAKERSFIELD Kern County Southern California OLD WEST 1875 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334425397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Bakersfield, March 11, 1875 * Rare Old West title An uncommon & early title from this California town. Four pages, a wealth of ads, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:55

$48.00
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
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
138620

Rare 19th Century 1871 MEDICAL Medicine for Colds Advertisement BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391327620615

MEDICAL BROADSIDE promoting: "Bell's Expectorant - A Safe and Certain Remedy for Coughs, Colds, Hoarseness & Other Affections..." with more detail. At the bottom is space for the seller to print his name & details. The last line notes: "Patented Oct. 10th, 1871" Printed on thin, brown, wrapping paper-type stock, very wide margins, measures 14 1/2 by 20 inches, a few minor archival mends to the blank reverse.

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Ends December 23, 2015 15:01

$149.00
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
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
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
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
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
137566

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473631067

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Arizona Territory, June 5, 1875 * Very rare title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles and ads including: "Letter from Col. Hodge" "Mining Summary" Ostrich Mine" "Territorial Prison" "Our First Law Suit" "Telegraphic News" "Minute-Men" "Indian Depredation Claims" "and more. Four pages, terrific condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:43

$175.00
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
137428

"Shero" JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469050744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, May 23, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Pg. 2 has: "Trial of the Assassins and Their Abettors" "The Evidence from the Rebel Archives" "Assassination Shown to be the Policy of the Rebels" and "The Shero of the Confederacy" has some cynical comments concerning Jeff Davis being captured in woman's clothes (see). Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:24

$38.00
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
136822

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
136768

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
136766

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 YUBA CITY CA Sutter County Northern California Wild Old West 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391281897609

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY SUTTER BANNER, Yuba City, California, dated January 31, 1874 * Wild Old West * Rare title This is a very early California newspaper and 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, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. This is a complete 4 page issue with some stray period writing at the top margin, otherwise in nice condition. See photos for details.

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Ends November 01, 2015 13:22

$40.00
136721

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
136714

Rare FUTURE Phrenology Horoscope w/ William Shakespeare PRINT 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391281448485

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER & ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, Jan., Feb. & March, 1866 * Uncommon title * Astrology - Horoscope A fascinating and very unusual newspaper of small-size themed on predicting what would happen in the future as well as astrology and phrenology. The "science" of phrenology believed that a person's intelligence & personality were a factor of the shape of their skull. The ftpg. is taken up with: "The Objections to the Science of Astrology Answered" which takes pgs. 2 & 3 also. Inside has an article on William Shakespeare with a print on him & his birth place. Also inside: "A Great Ghost Hoax" & the bkpg. has: "The Nativity of William H. Seward". Much mo... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2015 06:50

$35.00
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