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159843

2nd BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945843743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 18, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Gettysburg two week away Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Capture of Petersburg Officially Announced" "Retreat of the Rebels Across the Appomattox" "The Whole Army Closing in Around Petersburg" & more. The bkpg. has: "Mr. Lincoln In Phila." "What the President Did & Said at the Great Sanitary Fair" "He Makes a Little Speech, Cracks a Little Joke...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:16

$29.00
159842

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945843436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 * The death of Elvis Presley * Great issue from his hometown * Considerable details and photos This 50 page issue has nice headlines which include: "A Lonely Life Ends on Elvis Presley Boulevard" and other related subheads, and includes front page photos of "Elvis last year" and "Elvis in the beginning." The inside has: "The Beginnings of a King", "The King Will Live Forever As Legend of Rock 'n Roll", and "Elvis Dies Quickly at Graceland After Suffering Heart Failure", along with a full page of photos headed: "The Life of a True Legend as Seen Through a Lens." Terrific to have this first report from the city where he died. Bit of minor ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:14

$38.00
159841

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Robert E. Lee Attacks BEGINS Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167229796

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 1, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor begins * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Highly Important Dispatches from Gen. Grant" "Seven Miles from Richmond" "Repulse of the Enemy" "They Attempt to turn Grant's Left" "The New Siege of Richmond" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:12

$28.00
159840

OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167228994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 30, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "Everything Said to be Progressing Rapidly & Well" "Lee Abandons Sexton's Junction" "Our Front within Fourteen Miles of Richmond" "The Grand Campaign" "From The West" "The Very Latest" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:11

$28.00
159839

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Peace Conference Dispatches Signed 1865 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167228460

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 11, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln dispatches * Closing months of Civil War Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The Peace Conference" "Message from President Lincoln" "A Full And Complete History" "How the Conference was Brought About" "The Hampton Roads Interview" "The Inflexible Position of the President" "Mr. Seward's Account Of The Affair". Contains eleven dispatches and letters signed in type: A. Lincoln, plus one by Jefferson Davis, and two by U.S. Grant.. Other heads include: "Great Cavalry Campaign" "An Extraordinary Movement Through the Cotton Gulf States" "Gen. Thomas & Gen. Wilson in Command" "Montgomery, Selma, Mobile" "The Army of the Potom... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:09

$31.00
159838

BATTLE OF NASHVILLE & First Fort Fisher Wilmington NC 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945842462

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 29, 1864 * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee * William T. Sherman's march to the sea Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "The Attack On Fort Fisher" "Bombardment On Christmas Day" "The Flag of the Fort Captured" "THE WAR IN TENNESSEE" "The Fruits Of Gen. Thomas' Great Victory" "Latest From Sherman" "A New Movement On Foot" "Expedition into Southwestern Georgia" "Branchville the Next Point to Fall" and more (see). Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:08

$31.00
159837

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Post Inauguration Administration Takes Control 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167227352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's administration settles in Among the first column heads are several relating to Abraham Lincoln's inauguration: "Interesting Debate on the Inaugural Address" "Messrs. Wigfall & Mason Consider it a Declaration of War" "Mr. Douglas Again in the President's Defence" "The Diplomatic Corps Introduced at the White House" "Growing Union Sentiment In Virginia". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, various tape mends throughout mostly discrete, some wear at margins.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:07

$35.00
159836

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945841224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the many front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S MARCH" "The Movement Upon Branchville" 'Feeble Resistance of the Enemy" "A Movement Upon Char4leston" "General Alarm of The Enemy" "The Peace Question" "All doubts of 'The Failure' Subsiding" "Peace Through Successful War" and more. Eight pages, some foxing & light damp staining, two inked marks on the ftpg.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:06

$26.00
159835

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Coastal March & Abraham Lincoln PEACE Meeting 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167225098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln peace meeting * William T. Sherman victory march Among the front page items concerning the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S NEW CAMPAIGN" "His Army on the March for Eight Days" "Charleston, Augusta, Branchville" "Rebel Solicitude & Speculations as to the Campaign" "The Peace Conference" "Interview of the Union & Rebel Authorities at Fortress Monroe" "News From Rebel Sources" and more. Eight pages, 3 small inked marks in the first column, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:04

$30.00
159834

J.E.B. STUART Killed at Yellow Tavern & Spotsylvania1864 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167223969

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 16, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House w/ map * J.E.B. Stuart killed at Battle of Yellow Tavern Among the ftpg. one column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT ! " Lee's Army on the Right Bank of the Po" "Sheridan's Brilliant Operations" "General J.E.B. Stuart Defeated & Killed" "Sketch of Stuart" "The Rebels Sally Forth and are Gallantly Repulsed" "Sheridan's Junction With Butler" "Scenes on the Battle Field" and more. Page 8 is mostly taken up with a huge map headed: "HOW GRANT IS TAKING RICHMOND". Attached to the back is the "Supplement To The Herald". Ten pages, damp staining to the top one-third, otherwise good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:02

$36.00
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
159832

NATHAN HALE HANGING Hanged Revolutionary War American Soldier 1776 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167221561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, December 2, 1776 * Hanging of Nathan Hale - American Revolutionary War * "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country" fame The front page has an exceedingly significant--albeit brief & inconspicuous--report of an event known by any student of American history. In a letter dated Sept. 23 from New York is: "...Yesterday we hanged an officer of the Provincials who came as a spy...". Noting that this letter is dated "From New York Island, Sept. 23", and with the records verifying that Nathan Hale was hanged on Sept. 22 in New York, it is very obvious that this "officer of the Provincials" was Nathan Hale although not mentioned by ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:58

$620.00
159831

ELVIS PRESLEY King of Rock-N-Roll United States ARMY Duty 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945839210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 23, 1958 * Elvis Presley leaves for United States Army duty Elvis Presley was certainly one of the most notable names of the early rock & roll era. Page 25 has a one column heading: "Elvis Parks Skates, Cars for GI Life" with related photo. See images for text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:57

$77.00
159830

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167219964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August, 1815 * Illustrated ship advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat, a stage coach, and at least ten illustrated ship ads. Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:56

$25.00
159829

Best DENVER BRONCOS John Elway Terrell Davis Super Bowl XXXII 1998 CO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167218677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DENVER POST, Denver, Colorado, January 25, 1998 * Denver Broncos win Super Bowl XXXII over the Green Bay Packers * John Elway & Terrell Davis * This is the "Extra" Edition printed on the day of the Super Bowl This 4 page newspaper contains news of the Denver Broncos finally winning the Super Bowl with John Elway as their leader. The front page has the bold and emphatic: "FINALLY!", with a large color photo showing John Elway with a raised fist. The back page has a very nice team photo. Additional photos and coverage are found on pages 2 and 3. Complete is 4 pages and in very good condition (see images). Great to have in a Denver newspaper printed on the same day as the game. wiki... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:53

$26.00
159828

BATTLE OF DARBYTOWN ROAD Richmond VA & Abraham Lincoln 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167217877

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, October 10, 1864 * Battle of Darbytown and New Market Roads * Richmond-Petersburg Campaign * Abraham Lincoln Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "RICHMOND", "Particulars of the Desperate Rebel Attack on the 7th", "Our Cavalry Overwhelmed & Drives Back, Losing Eight Guns", "The Attack Upon General Burney's Corps", "He Retrieves the Disaster", "The Rout of the enemy Complete", "The Rebels Driven Into the Inner Defences of Richmond", "The Rebel Military Situation", "Important Success of the Union Troops in Louisiana" and more. Also a brief first column dispatch signed by the President: A. Lincoln. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:52

$28.00
159827

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves Baseball 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167214781

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 6, 1958 * 1958 World Series of baseball (game 4) * New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves The front page has a three column heading: "Spahn Blanks Yankees, 3-0" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 13 & 14) with loads text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the 1957 Series, with the New York Yankees beating the defending champion Milwaukee Braves in seven games for their eighteenth title, and their seventh in ten years. With that victory, the Yankees became only the second... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:47

$38.00
159826

Great IRISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE Republican Army ENDS Ceasefire in 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167213641

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1921 * Irish War of Independence truce * Irish Republican Army * Éamon de Valera The front page has a nice banner headline: "TRUCE IN IRELAND DECLARED, TO BEGIN ON MONDAY AT NOON; DE VALERA AGREES TO MEET LLOYD GEORGE ON PEACE TERMS; DUBLIN CROWDS CHEER BRITISH COMMANDER AND UNIONISTS" with subheads. Early 1st report coverage on the official end of the Irish War of independence. Nice for display here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:45

$42.00
159825

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945834932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, Sept. 21, 1881 * President James S. Garfield death * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features a nice portrait headed; "James A. Garfield" who was assassinated some weeks prior and died on Sept. 19. First column heads relate to his death and the news from across the country, the stack taking nearly three-quarters of the first column (see) . Nice to have this report in a newspaper from Garfield's home state, and not far from his home in Mentor, Ohio. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, black borders on all pages, two folds with dirtiness along the folds, otherwise rather good.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:42

$45.00
159824

Rare WAR OF 1812 Military United States U.S. ARMY Original 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945834298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, March 29, 1814 * Printed exclusively to report on the War of 1812 The entire front page is taken up with a continuation of "Documents" explaining the causes of the failure of the American military on the northern frontier. Included are documents signed by: Isaac Shelby, W. Hampton, & John; Armstrong. These reports carry over to page 2. Other reports within include: "Grand Naval Challenge" which takes nearly a; full page and include letters signed: S. Decatur and Thos. M. Hardy. Also "Rattlesnake and Enterprize" "which is a very detailed account it their 8 week cruise; "Now For the Tug of War!" "From Bermuda" "General Court-Martial" and more. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/4... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:38

$38.00
159823

JACKIE ROBINSON 1st Negro MLB Baseball Player Dodgers HATE MAIL 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166653103

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1947 * Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers * 1st Negro MLB baseball player The sport's section (page 16) has one column headings: "ROBINSON REVEALS WRITTEN THREATS" Dodgers' Negro Star Told in Anonymous Letters to 'Get Out of Baseball'" See images for text here. This event was mentioned in the blockbuster movie "42". Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very ... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:21

$58.00
159822

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bellyache Heard Round the World" 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945536140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1925 * Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery ? * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Is Resting Well After Operation; Will Be Out of Game Two More Weeks" (see) Coverage on the famous surgery for reasons not officially known at the start of the 1925 baseball season. Nice to have in this title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, light toning, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: During spring training in 1925, Ruth fell ill, and returned to New York for what was reported as stomach surgery. Ruth's ailment was dubbed "the bellyache heard r... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:17

$42.00
159821

NIXON NITRATION WORKS DISASTER at Edison NJ New Jersey Explosion 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166649863

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1924 * Nixon Nitration Works explosion * Edison, New Jersey The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20 KILLED, 100 INJURED AND 12 MISSING IN NIXON, N.J., EXPLOSION WHICH WRECKS 40 BUILDINGS AND IS FELT 50 MILES AWAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Nixon Nitration Works disaster at Edison, New Jersey. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:16

$42.00
159820

PAUL VON HINDENBURG Elected President of Germany Pre Adolph Hitler1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945534261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1925 * Paul von Hindenburg * 1st election as president of Germany * 1st report w/ photo The top of the front page has a five column headline: "VON HINDENBURG IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF GERMANY; BEATS MARX, REPUBLICAN LEADER, BY 887,000 VOTES; TWO KILLED AND MANY INJURED IN RIOTING AT POLLS" with several subheads and photo of Hindenburg (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:14

$45.00
159819

ABBEVILLE Henry County Jail Alabama NEGRO Lynching Hanging Mob 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945533571

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 5, 1937 * Wesley Johnson Negro lynching * Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Acts to Impeach Sheriff After Alabama Lynching" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Wes Johnson at Abbeville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice conditi... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:13

$42.00
159818

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945532283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal beginning * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice four column headline: "AMERICANS HOLD GROUND IN SOLOMONS; 'OUTPUNCH' COUNTER -ATTACKING FOE; NAZIS PLUNGE DEEPER INTO CAUCASUS" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:09

$47.00
159817

CHICAGO CUBS Win NL Baseball MLB Pennant Last World Series Year 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166644758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1935 * Chicago Cubs win NL pennant * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline: "Cubs Clinch National League Pennant and Will Meet Tigers in World Series" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the 1935 Chicago Cubs winning the National League pennant. They would face the Detroit Tigers in the World Series in which they lost. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & l... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:07

$45.00
159815

EARLY Rare 17th Century 347 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1670 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166480941

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, February 9, 1670 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 3/4 by 11 1/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 11:13

$47.00
159802

ELKO NV Nevada DC-3 Airplane Crash w/ "Miracle Boy" Survivor 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165820588

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 5, 1946 * Elko, Nevada DC-3 airplane crash * 2 year-old boy survives - "Miracle Boy" The front page has a nice banner headline: "23 DIE IN AIRLINER CRASH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Douglas DC-3 Trans-Luxury Airlines airplane crash at Elko, Nevada in which 21 out the 22 on board perished. A two-year boy (Peter Link) was the only survivor. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:31

$42.00
159801

PIRATES EXECUTED Piracy in the Caribbean - Nassua Executions 1820 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165819777

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 29, 1820 * Piracy in the Caribbean * Pirates - executions The ftpg. has a brief article headed: "Execution of Pirates" at Nassau: "...Joseph Lawis...and John Lee, were convicted of piracy on board the schr. Pan-be-civil, and other vessels, and ordered to be executed on Monday next." followed by a report of their execution. Another article: "The Pirates" on page 2 is concerning the same two men (see). Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:29

$29.00
159800

ROBERT E. LEE Becomes Commander-in-Chief & PEACE ? 1865 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944956880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 5, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Commander-in-Chief * Peace Conference Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE PEACE CONFERENCE" "Return of President Lincoln & Mr. Seward to Washington" "The Rebel Commissioners Gone Back to Richmond" "The Rebel Propositions Said to have Been Inadmissible" "General Sherman's Army in Motion" "An Atrocious Piece of Treachery in Florida" and much more. Perhaps the most notable report: "Gen. Lee Confirmed Commander-in-Chief of the Rebel Armies" Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, ink mark near the top of the first column & under several words, otherwise good.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:27

$28.00
159799

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Lee vs. Grant w/ Virginia MAP 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165817891

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness w/ map * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant The ftpg. is dominated by a very nice & quite detailed Civil War map headed: "THE COMBINED MOVEMENTS IN VIRGINIA...". First column heads include: "THE BATTLE" "Important News From Virginia" "A Great Battle Begun on Thursday" "Lee Confronts Grant with His Whole Army" "Heavy Loss On Both Sides" and much more. This is the historic Battle of the Wilderness. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:26

$49.00
159798

FINAL NOTHERN INVASION & Post Battle of the Crater 1864 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165817095

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 4, 1864 * Final Northern invasion * Post Battle of the Crater * The dead & wounded removed Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "ANOTHER INVASION" "Rebel Cavalry Again Cross the Potomac" "Martinsburg Occupied In Force" "Strength of Early's Forces" "The Enemy's Intentions" "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "Removing the Deat & Wounded from the Battle-field" "Extreme Hardships & Suffering" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:25

$28.00
159797

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Proclamation 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944955260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 24, 1861 * Jefferson Davis signed in type * Confederate president proclamation Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT REBELLION" "Active Preparations for Immediate Operations" "Arrival of Troops from Baltimore & Annapolis" "Jeff Davis' Message to the Rebel Congress" which takes over 2 columns & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "Comments on the Message of Jeff. Davis" "Frightful Mortality Among the Rebel Troops" & more. Eight pages, few minor margin tears & some discrete archival mends at inside margins, good condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:24

$34.00
159796

ATLANTA CAMPAIGN William T. Sherman & Evacuating Rebels 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944953618

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, July 21, 1864 * Atlanta campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE CAMPAIGN" "Evacuation Of Atlanta, Ga., By the Rebels" "Important Success of Gen. Sherman" "The War In Missouri" "Guerrillas and Bushwhackers Devastating the Country" "The Late Rebel Invasion" "The Enemy Hastening to Richmond" and more. Eight pages, printing error to a lower corner, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:20

$28.00
159795

(3) NAZI GERMANY Surrendering Third Reich Falling Apart 1945 Military Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165813532

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STARS & STRIPES, "Germany Edition", a trio of significant issues dated May 4, 5, and 6, 1945, reporting the closing days of the war in Europe. * Germany falling to pieces * Surrendering parts of the Reich * Famous military title The banner headlines report, respectively: "Resistance Ends In Northern Reich" "Germans Surrender In Holland, Denmark; 7th and 5th Link Up", and: "Two German Armies Capitulate In South", each with additional subheads and graphics (see). Each complete in 4 pages and in very nice, clean condition. A terrific trio on the closing dates of World War II.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:19

$74.00
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
159793

(5) 18th Century LONDON England Post Revolutionary War Era 1784 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944951308

Shown are 5 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MORNING POST & DAILY ADVERTISER, London, a lot of five issues from June & July, 1784, each with a front page advertisements for the: "Royal Circus" with various acts noted (see). Also ads for several London theaters including the famous "Theatre Royal, Haymarket". Each issue complete in 4 pages, partial red tax stamp on the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:16

$36.00
159792

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944950695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 17, 1935 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame * NCAA college football * Loads of text w/ photos The front page of this section has a a nice banner headline: "80,000 SEE NOTRE DAME TIE ARMY IN LAST MINUTE, 6-6" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Nice for display. Page 3 of this section has a banner headline: "Notre Dame Stages Sensational Rally to Tie Army in Final Minute, 6-6" with lineups, stats and three more photos. Loads of text here, too much to photograph all. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:15

$42.00
159791

DANIEL EDGAR SICKLES Philip Barton Key Murder Trial VERDICT 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165810207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 28, 1859 * Daniel Edgar Sickles trial verdict * Philip Barton Key murder Page 6 has over 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "Comments On The Trial of Daniel E. Sickles" concerning his the controversial trial for the murder of Philip Barton Key, and was historic for being the first use of the temporarily insanity plea. One of the comments begins: "Whatever may be alleged to the contrary, no impartial man can go back to the beginning of this tragedy without being convinced that every effort of ingenuity, perversion, and misrepresentation was employed to prejudge its merits & prepossess the public in favor of the prisoner..." (see). Much other discussion as well. Eight pag... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:13

$42.00
159790

Best ROY HALLADAY'S Postseason No-Hitter Philadelphia Phillies 2010 Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944949862

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, October 7, 2010 * Roy Halladay's no-hitter * Postseason debut * Best title to be had The front page has a headline: "Unhittable" with subhead: "Halladay silences Reds to make history in his playoff debut" and photo. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Docs of Ages" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more on the following pages. Great to have in this famous Philadelphia title. Complete 1st and sport's section totaling 36 pages, a few small pen notations in the mastheads, very nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:12

$39.00
159789

Early America Reporting 18TH CENTURY London England 1767 British UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165809469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 25, 1767 * Early America Page 6 has at the top: "America" with reports from Charleston, Boston, Hartford & Bridgetown, Barbados, the former including: "...his Excellency the Governor gave his assent to...an act for granting...money to be paid for a general survey of this province...". Also from Charleston: "The introduction of the silk manufacture in this province bears a promising aspect..." with much more. The item from Boston notes John Hancock & Samuel Adams being chosen for the General Assembly. Also a letter from Boston as well (see). Also a letter from the Duke of Richmond to the Mass. House of Representatives with conciliatory comments and hopes... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:11

$31.00
159788

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK Voyage & Western Hemisphere (America) MAP 1773 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944948992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1773 * Captain James Cook * North America map Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the very nice foldout map which accompanies the lengthy article: "Epitome of Lieut. Cooke's Voyage Round the World", showing most of North America, all of South America down to Cape Horn, and even portions of West Africa, Spain, France & England. Notice the shape of Florida & California. This map folds out to 9 3/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition with a bit of light offsetting from being folded into itself for over 200 years (see). The article takes nearly 7 pages and begins: "The voyage abounds with so many interesting & entertaining particulars, r... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:10

$325.00
159787

Mordecai Manuel Noah Jewish Homeland Grand Island Niagara River 1826 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944948461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 21, 1826 * Mordecai Manuel Noah * Jewish homeland on the Niagara River The prime article is: "Re-assemblage of the Jews" which has a letter somewhat critical of the efforts of Morecai Manuel Noah to create a homeland for the Jews on Grand Island in the Niagara River. This is followed by some responses by Mr. Noah (see). Also within: "Slave Labor" which is brief (see), and over half a page on: "Officers of the Navy" which lists the number of the various ranks, plus names of the captains, masters commandant, and lieutenants (see). Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for natio... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:08

$58.00
159786

NON-IMPORTATION AGREEMENT People of Boston Hoping it Works 1769 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165807599

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 2, 1769 * Non-Importation agreement Page 2 has a brief item headed: "America" from New York (see), and the back page has a letter from Connecticut to a gentleman in Boston noting: "The public spirited & generous union & conduct of the merchants respecting non-importation are, & deserve to be greatly applauded, & will be had in honorable remembrance to late posterity whether they effect the noble end propos'd or not; though I have no doubt but persisted in a little longer, they will be happy means of procuring America the redress of grievances & freeing her & the Mother Country from the fatal effects of oppressive & arbitrary measures." (see) Eight page... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:07

$38.00
159785

BATTLE OF QUEENSTON HEIGHTS Ontario 1st major Fight War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165806731

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, Nov. 7, 1812 * Battle of Queenston Heights * War of 1812 - 1st major battle * President James Madison * State of the Union Address The entire front page & some of pg. 2 are taken up with a letter from Gen. Van Rensselaer to Gen. Henry Dearborn datelined from "Head-Quarters, Lewiston". In this famous battle, which happened just the day before the letter was written, Van Rensselaer led his forces across the Niagara River to capture Queenston Heights, Ontario. British General Isaac Brock was killed but the Americans were ultimately defeated (photos show portions). Pg. 2 also has: "Another Naval Victory" which is concerning the Wasp capturing the British ship Frolic. Pag... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:05

$39.00
159784

Rare 17th Century NEWSBOOK London 1659 Old London England UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944946198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: "THE PUBLICK INTELLIGENCER, Communicating the Chief Occurrences & Proceedings Within the Dominions of England, Scotland, and Ireland: Together with an Account of Affaires from Severall Parts of Europe.", London, August 1, 1659 * Very rare 17th century item Certainly one of the less common newsbooks from the 17th century. Newsbooks were the predecessors of today's newspapers, done in small size with one column yet published on a regular interval & each issue numbered and dated. As the title suggests this issue is filled with news reports from all corners of Europe, most concerning military affairs. This is from the closing period of the English Civil War with various items on the troubles ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:04

$545.00
159783

FRANK SINATRA American Singer & Actor Bobby Soxers Idol DEATH 1998 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944945444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NEWS, New York, May 16, 1998 * Frank Sinatra death * Singer & actor * "Bobby Soxers" idol This famous tabloid features a "20 page special section" which wraps around the regular issue. The full ftpg. is a photo of: "Frank Sinatra 1915 - 1998" with headline: "HIS FINAL HOURS". The 20 pages are filled with articles on his life, career, talents, and his impact on the entertainment industry. Great to have this in a New York newspaper, the city where his career began & just across the river from the city of his birth. The "regular" issue within is 44 pages, plus this 20 page section. Gteat condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:02

$67.00
159782

1919 BLACK SOX World Series Chicago White vs. Cincinnati Reds Scandal Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165803938

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Oct. 4, 1919 * Chicago White (Black) Sox * Cincinnati Reds - World Series * Black Sox Scandal in process This issue reports on game 3 of the infamous "Black Sox" World Series, this game won by the White Sox, 3-0. The first column has: "Kerr Restores Sox Confidence With A Shutout" with related subheads (see), the report carrying over to the sports page which has a banner headline: "Little Dick Kerr Leads White Sox To Brilliant, 3 to 0 Victory Over Reds" and several related subheads. The box score is included as well. Complete in 20 pages, partially loose at the spine, a bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:00

$48.00
159781

SINKING OF THE USS MAINE Battleship Warship Havana Cuba EXPLOSION 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372165802309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Feb. 18, 1898 * re. USS Maine sinking disaster * Spanish-American War prelude * Havana Harbor , Cuba A middle column is headed: "WILOther Category:L GO TO HAVANA" "Court of Inquiry Appointed to Investigate Maine Disaster" "with more, the text including: "...everybody believes that the battleship was destroyed, whether from without or from within, by Spanish treachery...". Also a ftpg. print of: "Mrs. Sigsbee, Wife of the Commander of the Ill-Fated Maine Destroyed in Havana Harbor." Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 13:57

$43.00
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