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181509

GEORGETOWN South Carolina RACE WAR & George Custer Indians Fight 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 20, 1874 * Georgetown, South Carolina * Race war - riots - blacks * General George A. Custer * Black Hills expedition (fight) Page 5 has an article under: "The Colored War In South Carolina" with subhead. (see) The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "Custer Attacked" and more. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:47

$40.00
181359

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux INDIANS July 11, 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053619684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, July 11, 1876 * General George A. Custer's massacre * Battle of Little Bighorn - Sitting bull * Native Americans era original The ftpg. has a middle column taken up with details reports headed: "CUSTER JUSTIFIED" "A Letter From An Officer in the Seventh Cavalry" "The Command Under General Custer Expecting to Attack Alone". Also on the ftpg: "The Indian War" "Unconfirmed Report of Another Disaster" "Custer's Comrades" "A Kentucky Tribute to Custer". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:20

$92.00
181309

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392799336898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY ROCK MOUNTAIN NEWS, Denver, Colorado, July 6, 1876 * General George Custer massacre * Battle of the Little Bighorn - Montana * Chief Sitting Bull - Lakota Indians The top of the front page has nice one column heads on perhaps the most famous Indian battle in American history: "Reported Victory for the Indians" "Gen. Custer and 300 Troops Said to be Killed" "Indian Matters". Text includes in part: "...Wiggins Taylor, a scout for General Gibbon, got here last night direct from Little Horn River. Gen. Custer found the Indian camp of about 2,000 lodges on Little Horn & immediately attacked them...The Indians poured in a murderous fire from all directions...Custer, his two brothers, nephew and brother-in-law are all ... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2020 10:00

$130.00
181188

TABASCO MEXICO CAPTURED Mexican-American War Matthew C. Perry 1847 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373049237016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 30, 1847 * Tabasco, Mexico captured * Mexican-American War * Matthew C. Perry Fine content on the Mexican War with page 2 having 1 1/2 columns taken up with a lengthy & detailed report headed: "The Capture of Tabasco" "Extract of a Letter from an Officer on Board the U.S. Steamer Spitfire at Tabasco". Page 3 has: "From Mexico" with reports on the Mexican War, and then followed by nearly a half column headed: "California" concerning the habitability of the territory, talking of its farmland, etc. One bit notes: "...As it is now almost beyond a doubt that Monterey, on account of its good harbor & central position, will be the capital of California, building lots..... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2020 15:29

$38.00
181144

GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Black Hills Expedition vs. Sioux Indians 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392791941007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 24, 1874 * General George Armstrong Custer * The Black Hills Expedition - Dakota * Sioux Indians - Native Americans * 2 years prior to Little Bighorn massacre The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "OUR INDIANS" "The Northern Sioux in Wholesome Dread of Custer" "Red Cloud And Spotted Tail" "The Late Battle On Powder River" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 /2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2020 13:30

$37.00
181741

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Mexico Military Campaign 1847 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392817926132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIAN, Philadelphia, Dec. 7, 1847 "Mexican War Gleanings" "Army Incidents in Mexico" "Views of General Quitman" "From Vera Cruz" containing nice reports on the Mexican-American War. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends June 05, 2020 08:00

$29.99
181009

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392787345927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., May 11, 1895 * Rare 19th century title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including a front page continuation of "The Woman's Bible" by Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Four pages, tabloid size, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, very nice condit... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2020 15:18

$45.00
181643

SINKING OF THE USS MAINE Battleship Warship Havana Cuba w/ PRINTS 1898 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392814167170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, Feb. 17, 1898 * USS Maine sinking disaster * Spanish-American War prelude * Many dramatic prints A front page has a banner headline: "DESTRUCTION OF THE WAR SHIP MAINE WAS THE WORK OF AN ENEMY" with subheads and related illustration. (see) Also two $50,000 reward notices by the newspaper owner, William Randolph Hearst. Much more on the following pages with dramatic illustrations, one showing the crew of the USS Maine. Great for display. First section only with pages 1-8, repair glue at the central fold, various wear with a few small tears.

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Ends June 02, 2020 15:02

$67.99
180973

GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Black Hills Gold Silver Expedition DAKOTA 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392783840906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 23, 1874 * General George Armstrong Custer * Black Hills gold - South Dakota expedition The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE NEW ELDORADO" "A Wonderful Region Discovered in the Black Hills" "Custer's Official Report" "Food For The New Gold Fever" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 1 1/2 columns and is signed in type at the end: G. A. Custer. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:44

$52.00
180972

BATTLE OF BIRCH CREEK Bannock War Indians Pendleton Oregon 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373039013846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE (Semi-Weekly), July 12 , 1878 * Battle of Birch Creek * Near Pendleton, Oregon * Bannock War - Indians Page 7 has an article headed: "The Indian War" "Howard's Fight" "His Men Charge Up Steep Ridges And Drive The Indians Three Times..." (see) Complete with 16 pages, tabloid size, generally very nice.

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Ends June 01, 2020 13:44

$34.00
180964

INDIANS ON THE WARPATH Native Americans on the Great Plains 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373038916702

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 10, 1874 * Sioux Indians & more - Native Amercians * Generals Sherman, Sheridan and Custer Page 5 has a lengthy article on the current situation in the Great Plains that takes up just over 2 fulls columns with headings: "THE TURBULANT INDIANS" "General Sherman on the 'Pampered Redskins'" "Sheridan's Report of the Fight with the Sioux" "Strength Of The War Parties" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2020 12:03

$35.00
180800

19th Century WHEELING Ohio and Marshall County WEST VIRGINIA WV 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775282241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, W.V., Aug. 5, 1876 * Uncommon publication This 4 page newspaper has a news of the day with several interesting advertisements. From a period shortly after the Custer massacre. Complete and in nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2020 13:45

$28.00
180384

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux INDIANS July 14, 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392757125141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 14, 1876 * General George A. Custer's massacre * Battle of Little Bighorn - Sitting Bull * Native Americans era original Most of page 2 is taken up with some very nice & detailed reporting on the Custer Massacre, with one column heads including: "GENERAL CUSTER" "The Responsibility Of The Massacre" "The Press of the Union on the Present Indian Campaign" "Meanness of the Censure Cast on the Golden-Haired Leader" "Southern Officers On the Massacre" with a large number of subheads, including: "Custer and the South" "Detroit's Tribute to Custer" "Custer With a Bullet in His Leg" "Mrs. Custer Left Alone" "Custer's Last Ride" "Custer & Reno" "A Prediction By Custer" "The Responsibility of ... See More  

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Ends May 10, 2020 11:21

$129.00
180290

AARON BURR DEATH & Slavery Slaves in Texas - Creek Indians 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015239460

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 17, 1836 * Aaron Burr death * Slavery in the Southwest * Native Americans - Indians The front page has over half a column concerning the recent death of Aaron Burr, with much detail on his life. Within the issue are: "Removal of the Creeks--Official" "The Indian War" "Slavery in Texas" which takes 1 1/2 pages; "Letter from General Jackson: signed in type: Andrew Jackson; "Letter from Gen. Harrison" signed; Wm. H. Harrison; "Mr. Tyler & Slavery in the District of Columbia" and much more. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, some light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:21

$38.00
179981

Rare OLD WEST San Diego Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392739088309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, San Diego, California, June 3, 1873 * Rare Old West title A very early issue from this now-famous Southern California city, this issue published when the population was just 2,300. The ftpg. has some reports on the Modoc Indian War with: "...Surrender of Modocs--Approaching Wind up of Captain Jack". Page 3 has a report on a: "Dash To Julian", east of San Diego in the mountains. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends April 25, 2020 15:26

$37.00
179946

Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun Pre Civil War 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392737966215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, Feb. 12, 1848 * Rare antebellum title Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, three years before the Civil War. The ftpg. has literary & other items including: "Melancholy Affair" "The Gold Room in Windsor Castle" "Necessity of Suffering" "A Curiosity" and other items. Page 2 has content on the closing events of the Mexican War including; "Late & Important From Mexico" (see). Pages 3 & 4 have advertisements including ones headed: "Negro Clothing" & "Sale of Negroes" with details (see). The bkpg. also has a lengthy Act concerning the sale of land in Florida, sign... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2020 15:29

$133.00
179791

Post Mexican-American War States of CALIFORNIA & NEW MEXICO 1849 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993070823

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 13, 1849 Page 3 has over a full column taken up with: "The Administration and California" which has much discussion on how California and New Mexico--recently won in the Mexican-American War--are to be administered. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:22

$29.00
179718

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Final Events & Terms of Surrender Debate 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989750222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 4, 1847 * Final events of the Mexican War * Negotiation terms for surrender Fully half of page 2 is taken up with a wealth of reporting on the Mexican War, headed: "Late and Important From Mexico" "The Capture of the City of Mexico--The Peace Propositions of Mr. Trist and the Counter Propositions of the Mexicans". Included is a letter signed in type by: Winfield Scott to Santa Anna, with his response signed in type: Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna. A wealth of additional correspondence on the war as well. Page 3 continues with much war reporting, most of the focus being on the terms to be negotiated for the surrender the first point being: "The independence of Texas s... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:58

$48.00
179572

OCCUPATION OF MEXICO CITY Gen. Winfield Scott Mexican-American War1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392721930961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 26, 1847 * Occupation of Mexico City * General Winfield Scott * Mexican-American War Page 3 has a a full column letter concerning the Mexican War. Also, most of a column is taken up with some fine reports on the war in a letter prefaced in part with: "...from a high source of military information...that every word of it may be implicitly relied upon...Besides recapitulating the victories obtained by Gen. Scott on his way from Puebla to the city of Mexico, it gives the amount of force with which he commenced his march & the number of lives lost on both sides during the insurrection which followed the entrance of our army into the capital:" and what follows is the d... See More  

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:16

$41.00
179556

DONNER PARTY Western Pioneers Wagon Train HORRORS Cannibalism 1847 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372981882870

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 30, 1847 * The Donner Party incident * Resorting to cannibalism Although there reporting on the Mexican War with: "The Mexican Question - What Shall Be Done With Mexico?", the prime content in this issue is a rare period account of the Donner party tragedy, headed: "The Emigrants To California" which takes over half a column on page 2. This was the event where the emigrant party was stranded in a snowstorm in Northern California and some resorted to cannibalism to survive. The full text of this report is seen in the photos, portions including: " ...was lost in the snow storm in which Mr. Reed and party suffered so severely...he had succeeded in killing a bear & had s... See More  

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:07

$180.00
179481

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392716971649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY ARGUS, Merced, California, July 8, 1876 * General George Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Massacre by Indians This issue has a nice page 4 report providing all the details and particulars on the famous Custer Massacre at Little Big Horn. In the middle of the report is mention that several members of the Custer family were killed in the battle. Note that it also reports: "The Indians poured in a murderous fire from all directions...". It also states that during the attack on Reno's command, "...The seventh fought like tigers, [but] were overcome by mere brute force...". Near the end of the report it mentions a few more details about the battle: "The Indians got all the arms of the killed soldier... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:47

$265.00
179097

Rare TALLAHASSEE FLORIDA Pre Civil War Antebellum Mexican War 1846 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392695405814

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, May 16, 1846 * Rare antebellum title * Mexican War Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, seven years before the Civil War. The key content in this is breaking news headlines on page 3 from the start of the Mexican War: "From The Army" "Glorious News!" "Gen. Taylor Attacked in his Entrenchments!!" "Repulse Of The Mexicans With The Loss Of Seven Hundred Men!" "Junction Of Gen. Taylor's Army With His Stores At Point Isabel". The report begins: "We stop the press to give the following information from the Army of the frontier..." & more (see). There is a related ... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2020 16:19

$93.00
179020

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Origin of the Beginning & more 1847 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692355560

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 2, 1847 * Looking back at the origin of the Mexican War Half of page 2 is taken up with a very lengthy article: "On The Origin of the War", referring to the on-going Mexican-American War. Much reporting from the war is on page 3 with: "Unwelcome News From Mexico" "Correspondence of the Mobile Herald" and: "Correspondence of the Vera Cruz Sun". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:41

$38.00
179012

MEXICAN WAR ENDS Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo MEXICO Texas - Polk 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692353065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 8, 1848 * Mexican War ends * Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo * Mexico - United States - Texas The top of page 2 has the very historic report of the official end of the Mexican War, beginning with: "A Proclamation" "Whereas a treaty of peace, friendship, limits, & settlement between the United States of America and the Mexican republic was concluded and signed at the city of Guadalupe Hidalgo..." followed by the balance of the text of the Proclamation by the President. This is then followed by the text of the actual Treaty, which takes 3 columns and includes all 23 articles with the signatures (in type) of 4 Mexican officials as well as the President: James K. Polk. Following t... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:38

$295.00
179011

Best MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Treaty of Peace Ratification ENDS 1848 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692352862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 24, 1848 * Mexican-American War ends * General William Orlando Butler * Treaty of Peace ratification The top of the first column of the front page has the heading every collector wants from this period: "The Mexican War Ended ! " with related text taking the entire column. Also on the front page is: "Exchange of the Ratifications of the Treaty of Peace With Mexico" with the detailed text taking 2 1/2 columns. This is followed by: "The Army Returning Home". Not only great to have this historic content on the front page, but having it in this newspaper from the nation's capital, as the "National Intelligencer" served as the mouthpiece of the federal government. Four p... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:37

$235.00
178914

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR w/ Genral Santa Anna Mexico City 1847 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392684753775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 23, 1847 * Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna Page 3 has reports on the Mexican War with items headed; "Official" "Important From Mexico", this latter report taking a full column which includes a report from Santa Anna noting: "...The army of the enemy being upon the eve of moving upon this capital with a view to attack the same...martial law having been declared...". Four pages, a discrete archival mend on pg. 3, very nice condition.

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Ends March 13, 2020 15:36

$33.00
178774

KIDDER FIGHT Massacre w/ Gen. George Armstrong Custer in Kansas 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392679913252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 21, 1867 * re. Kidder Fight (Massacre) - Kansas * General George Armstrong Custer * 9 years before the Battle of Little Big Horn Page 10 has an article headed: "The Indian War" "Operations of Custer's Command--The Massacre of Lieutenant Kidder and Ten Men..." (see) Complete with 8 pages, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2020 15:35

$33.00
178705

FORT WALLACE Kansas U.S. 7th Cavalry Massacre Cheyennes Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392673997535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 12, 1867 * Battle of Fort Wallace (Massacre) * United States 7th Cavalry * Cheyennes - Indians Page 4 has an article headed: "The Indian War" "Attack on Fort Wallace, Kansas--Thirteen Soldiers of the Garrison Killed" (see) Complete with 8 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:08

$33.00
178365

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative 1849 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646717729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 11, 1849 * Early Abraham Lincoln This newspaper contains on the front page a report from the "House of Representatives" which includes mention of "Lincoln" not once but 3 times in the count of votes on various motions, twice voting "yea" and once voting "nay". This was Abraham Lincoln when he was serving just two years as a Representative from Illinois. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March, 1849, so Congressional reports with mention of Abraham Lincoln are quite scarce. Lincoln returned home a... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:41

$49.00
178290

HENRY MORTON STANLEY Heart of African Nile Exploration w/ MAP 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916567981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1876 * Henry Morton Stanley * Africa exploration w/ map Page 2 is consumed by a very large map and descriptive text on Stanley's exploration of Africa, the map headed: "THE SOURCES OF THE NILE. New Map Showing Stanley's Explorations..." plus the first column has heads: "STANLEY" "His Last Letter form the Heart of Africa" "Inhospitable Natives" Thwarted in His Plans by the Kishakka" "Paralyzed By Famine" and more. This article takes the vast majority of the page. Another page has most of a column on "The Indian War". Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:29

$55.00
178162

CAPTURE OF MEXICO CITY Gen. Winfield Scott Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372912771745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 5, 1847 * Capture of Mexico City * General Winfield Scott * Mexican-American War Page 2 has: "Chippewa Treaties" as well as a lengthy letter: "On The Origin of the War", being the Mexican War. Page 3 has a notable report headed: "The Capital taken by General Scott--Our Flag Flying over the Halls of the Montezumas!" with details of the capture of the city. Also: "The War News", and a letter headed: "General Taylor" from Monterey & signed in type: Z. Taylor. This is followed by 5 additional letters on the Mexican War. Much more on the terms of surrender, too much to detail here. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2020 15:10

$47.00
177599

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative 1849 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372879566890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 9, 1849 * Early Abraham Lincoln This newspaper contains on the front page a report from the "House of Representatives" which includes mention of "Lincoln" in a count of the votes of "Nays" in a vote concerning a "Private claim for a slave" (see). Also, page 3 has a similar mention of him in a discussion in the House, reading: "Mr. LINCOLN gave notice of a motion for leave to introduce a bill in relation to school lands which have been or may be relinquished...". This was Abraham Lincoln when he was serving just two years as a Representative from Illinois. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for hi... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2020 15:10

$52.00
177519

Early MORMONS Mormonism Traveling to UTAH Council Bluffs, Iowa IA 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372875019121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 14, 1847 * Early Mormons - Mormonism * Travel West - Council Bluffs, Iowa The bottom of page 3 has: "The Mormons" noting in part: "...that the Mormons are in a flourishing condition in their new location on the fine lands of the Pottawatamie...above Council Bluffs...have built, also, a town, called 'Winter Quarters'...a population of some seven thousand souls...Mormons are on friendly terms with the Indians..." and more. Page 3 has: "Late From Santa Fe" as well as: "Movements On the Rio Grande" concerning the Mexican War. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:24

$59.00
177514

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586497726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 29, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on page 2 reports from the "House of Representatives" and includes the results of votes concerning establishing territorial governments in Oregon, California, and New Mexico. Within the "Yea" lists on two votes is "Lincoln", this being Abraham Lincoln when he was serving just two years as a Representative from Illinois. This is two printings of Lincoln's name, one for each vote. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March,... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:22

$39.00
177512

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Final Events w/ Vera Cruz & more 1847 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372875017739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 12, 1847 * Final events of the Mexican War Page 3 has much reporting on the Mexican War including: "Major Lally's Command" which has reports of the killed & wounded at Cerro Gordo, National Bridge, Paso Ovijas, and at Lasanimas. Also a report headed: "A Little Later From Vera Cruz" which has much, taking over a full column. There is also a report: "From Santa Fe" Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:20

$37.00
177365

BATTLE OF MANILA BAY Philippines Admiral George Dewey's VICTORY 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872125429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CALL, San Francisco, May 8, 1898 * Battle of Manila Bay, Philippines * Admiral George Dewey's victory * Spanish-American War The front page has a great banner headline: "DEWEY'S GLORIOUS VICTORY" with nice banner subhead, terrific illustration and more. (see) Much more inside. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, some wear along the central fold with some tiny holes and a few tape mends on page 2, a little damp staining, generally in good condition and terrific for display.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:55

$88.00
176884

Rare RAPID CITY SD Pennington South Dakota Territory BLACK HILLS 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848372020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLACK HILLS JOURNAL, Rapid City, Dakota Territory, June 22, 1883 * Very rare Old West title * Pennington County From six years before South Dakota would become a state. Much concerning mining, including: "Custer's Peak - And the Country Surrounding--Silver & Copper Ore Discoveries" 'Valentine and Rapid City" "A New Milling Process" & other items. Page 2 has an article beginning: "Crook went to Mexico in pursuit of the Apaches. He overtook & conquered them...". Four pages, some holes at folds, a 2 1/4 by 2 3/4 inch piece clipped from the front leaf, various archival mends at margins.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:10

$88.00
176712

ST. MARKS FLORIDA Established James K. Polk & Mexican-American War1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392534914891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 22, 1847 * St. Marks, Wakulla County, Florida Page 3 has various reports on the Mexican War with items headed: "The Army Under Gen. Scott" "Prosecution of the War" "American Prisoners in Mexico--Probable Advance of Gen. Scott". The back page has a document: "By the President of the United States" establishing the town of St. Marks, Florida, signed in type: James K. Polk. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2019 14:56

$35.00
176014

Battle of BUENA VISTA (Angostura) Coahuila Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485640700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 21, 1847 * re. Battle of Buena Vista * Mexican-American War Page 3 contains a lengthy letter with details on the: "Battle Field of Buena Vista" actually fought in February. It was a signal victory for the Americans over a much larger Mexican Army. Also on page 2: "From the Army of Gen. Taylor". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:35

$34.00
175847

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472308557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 25, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on the front page reports from the "House of Representatives" and includes the results of votes on the "Civil and Diplomatic Bill" listing all those who voted "Yea" and "Nay". Within the "Yea" list is "Lincoln", this being Abraham Lincoln when he was serving just two years as a Representative from Illinois. There is a second listing of "Lincoln" among the "Yea" votes. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 through March, 1849, so... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:16

$54.00
175817

CUSTER MASSACRE Jesse James Northfield Bank Robbery Lady Liberty 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1876 * Custer Massacre * Northfield Bank robbery * Jesse James gang * Statue of Liberty Several interesting items in this issue including a page 5 item, although brief: "The Northfield Robbers - Reported Fight With the Escaping Bank Raiders" who were the Younger Brothers. Also on page 5: "THE INDIAN WAR", "Crook Striking In For the Black Hills" "Sheridan's Arrangements Upset" "Sitting Bull's Invitation to the Tribes in Wisconsin" "Story of a White Man Who Witnessed the Custer Massacre" with the text taking over a full column. One of the subheads is: "The Custer Massacre--What an Eye-Witness of the Slaughter Tells--Thrilling If True". And page 3 has: "The Statue Of Liberty" noting the vi... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:08

$93.00
175335

RENO GANG Outlaw Brothers Train Robbers Seymour Indiana LYNCHINGS 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392433100002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, December 13, 1868 * Reno Gang brothers lynchings * Train robbers - outlaws On the front page under "Lynch Law" is a report: "Three More of the Indiana Express Mob Hung by the Regulators". Report states that members of the Vigilance Committee from Seymour arrived at New-Albany (Ind.) overpowered the jailer at the Floyd County Jail and "...the watchman was...compelled to open the cells of the...express robbers, John, Frank and Simon Reno, and Charles Anderson, who were immediately seized upon and all four were hung..." There is a second account that has additional details of the lynching, mentioning that Frank & William Reno were hung on the same pillar and that Simon was hung from the ceiling. The... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:47

$66.00
175333

JEWISH Judaica Jews MARK TWAIN Samuel Clemens Germans in 1898 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775129329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, March, 1898 * Mark Twain * Jewish - Jews - Judaica The most significant article is: "Stirring Times In Austria" is by Mark Twain, taking over 9 pages and includes several illustrations (see). At this time Austria was involved in an uproar with riots over political issues, at a time when Mark Twain was there. Previously thought to having anti-Semitic leanings, his sentiments towards the Jews changed during the Civil War, but it was in this article that he first expressed, in writing, support for them. Near the end of the article he wrote: "...three or four days of furious rioting in Prague, followed by the establishing there of martial law; the Jews & Germans were harried & plun... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:45

$83.00
174980

USS SOMERS (1842) Sinking off Vera Cruz re. Mexican-American War 1846 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749398041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY UNION, Washington, D.C., Dec. 31, 1846 * USS Somers (1842) sinking * Mexcian-American War Page 2 has a very lengthy report concerning the sinking of the U.S. brig Somers. The Somers was doing blockade duty off the coast of Vera Cruz in the Mexican War when it sunk. The various letters & correspondences take one-third of page 2,plus there is a related article on page 3: "Loss of the Somers--Noble Conduct of her Officers and Seamen..." The Somers was more well known for being the only U.S. Navy ship to undergo a mutiny (1842) which resulted in executions. There are also a few reports on the progress of the Mexican War. Four pages, mild margin wear, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:12

$38.00
174222

CUSTER MASSACRE Chief Sitting Bull & Jesse James Train Robbery 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720254610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 9, 1876 * The Custer massacre * Battle of Little Big Horn * Chief Sitting Bull autobiography * Jesse James-Younger Gang * Otterville, Missouri train robbery (1st report) This is a great issue on the General Custer massacre, with very nice page 3 column headlines including: "THE SIOUX WAR" "General Terry's Official Report on Custer's Gallant March to Death" "Gibbon's Rescue of Reno" "Danger Threatening from Defection of Friendly Indians" "White Outlaws Lead the Reds" "General Sheridan Thinks the Army Strong Enough to Crush Sitting Bull's Band" and more, along with the official: "General Terry's Report". A great wealth of fine content. Plus more related reports on Custer: "The Results of the Bat... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:24

$177.00
172958

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670873675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike The top of the ftpg. has column heads on a very notable event in the opening of the West: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "Celebrations in San Francisco and Sacramento--A Grand Jubilee--The Last Spike Driven in the Central Line--Reception of this News in Sacramento" with much on the celebration. One item has: "...The dispatch from the junction of the road announcing the driving of the last spike of the Central Pacific Road, at 1 o'clock a.m. sent a thrill through the city...". Also on the ftpg: "The Indians" "The Captures of General Custer--Preparations for Further Hostilities" with much detail. Eight pages, minor foxi... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:51

$54.00
172932

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296825903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 20, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on pages 2 & 3 reports from the: "House of Representatives" which includes the results of a vote for the "Memorial of Chicago Convention" showing under the "yeas" the name "Lincoln" inconspicuously listed among many others (see). In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March, 1849, so Congressional reports with mention of Abraham Lincoln are quite scarce. Lincoln returned home after his term and resumed his law practice. Q... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:13

$42.00
172305

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Slavery & Lincoln Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653484885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Oct. 8, 1862 * Rare pro-Confederate publication Among the front page reports are: "Swearing Men to Disbelieve in Negro Slavery" "Address to the President of the United States" by a meeting of governors of the loyal states; "Col. Sibley's Expedition - Battle with the Indians near the Yellow Medicine--Camp Attacked by 300 Indians..." "The Indian War". Among articles inside: "What the Army Threatens to Do With Abolitionism" "The Present Administration of the Country--Its Promises--Its Doings--Its Chances" "War News of the Week" "McClellan's Report of the Battles of South Mountain and Antietam" "Official Confirmation of the Capture of Munfordsville" and so much more. Eight pages, good conditi... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:18

$38.00
171690

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372632423448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 20, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on page 3 reports from the: "House of Representatives" which includes the results of a vote concerning the eligibility of a Representative from New York, showing under the "yeas" the name "Lincoln" inconspicuously listed among many others. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March, 1849, so Congressional reports with mention of Abraham Lincoln are quite scarce. Lincoln returned home after his term and resumed his law pra... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2019 12:07

$40.00
170968

Early SAMUEL COLT'S Revolver Pistol Fire-arms Gun for Mexican War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244867115

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, October 23, 1847 A very early issue of this famous magazine (still publishes today) as it began just 2 years previous in 1845. Page 2 has a brief yet significant item headed "Colt's Revolving Pistols" which reads: "Government has decided to arm a regiment of mounted men with this most effective weapon, and Mr. Colt (whose factory is at Hartford) is now at work upon a contract for one thousand for the Government. The contract is nearly completed." This contract for the Mexican War was the beginning of much fame for this firearm which would become ubiquitous with weaponry of the Civil War and the Old West. Much more content on other scientific & manufacturing improvements & inventions of the... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:46

$80.00
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