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166842

CHARLESTON SC James Island South Carolina MAP 1862 Old NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128439913

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1862 * Charleston, South Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Approaches Of Charleston" which shows much details with many noted ships in the harbor (see). Many front page column heads on the Civil War as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, two stained areas as shown.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:19

$26.00
166841

JFK JOHN F. KENNEDY Assassination Murder w/ Photos 1963 Albuquerque NM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444158529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL, New Mexico, Nov. 23, 1963 * John F. Kennedy assassination The banner headline: "President Is Slain" and the other: "Johnson Assumes Presidency" with a subhead: "Kennedy Shot Down On Dallas Street; Connally Wounded; Suspect Arrested". The two ftpg. photos show Johnson being sworn in, and the Kennedy's in the car moments before the shot. The complete 36 page issue in 2 sections, toning to the top half of the ftpg. only, nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:16

$47.00
166840

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444158290

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Closing events of the Civil War Two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with great end-of-war heads including: "SHERMAN" "Joe Johnston's Surrender" "Terms of the Capitulation" "The Ceremony of Surrendering to Take Place at Greensboro, North Carolina" "Beauregard & Hardee Embraced in the Surrender" "Wade Hampton Reported Killed" and much, much more (see). Also on the front page are: "The Assassins" "Astounding Revelations Forthcoming--Demand for the Surrender of Conspirators in Canada--John Wilkes Booth's Last Letter to His Mother--Circumstances of the Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth..." and more. Pag... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:15

$55.00
166839

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Westward Train & Cortege 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444158026

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, May 1, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln funeral train * Closing events of the Civil War The top of the ftpg. has: "Abraham Lincoln - Eulogy by the Hon. George Bancroft". Inside has: "View Of the Rebel Lee - The Significance of the Surrender - General Lee's Personal Wishes for the Future" "The Fall of Richmond in New Orleans" "The War" which has many subheads on the closing events of the Civil War. Page 3 has: "The President's Remains" "The Funeral Cortege". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:15

$38.00
166838

USS UNITED STATES Captures HMS Macedonian Naval Battle War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128437069

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Dec. 9, 1812 * USS United States vs. HMS Macedonian Reports include: "Extract of a Letter from Sacket's Harbor" "Protection to Commerce" "Copy of a Letter from Captain Jones, late of the U.S. Sloop of war the Wasp, to the Secretary of the Navy" in which he reports the capture of his ship, signed in type: Jas. Jones. Also: "General Porter's Letter" datelined at Buffalo, plus full column headed: "Another Brilliant & Successful Action" between the frigate United States & the Macedonian (see); "Events of the War" "General Orders" "Army of the Right" "Northern Army" plus even more. Eight pages, 11 by 14 inches, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:15

$37.00
166837

Rare FORT PLAIN NY Montgomery County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128436563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOHAWK VALLEY REGISTER, Fort Plain, New York, Jan. 1, 1863 * Rare Civil War era publication Page 2 has: "General Banks at New Orleans" "The Army of the Potomac". A quite uncommon title from this town with a current population of 2300. Four pages, foxing, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:14

$43.00
166836

Rare UTICA NY Mohawk Valley Oneida County New York 1863 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128436405

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: UTICA MORNING HERALD, New York, Jan. 15, 1863 Among the column heads on the Civil War are: "The Raid Toward Richmond" "The Fifth Oneida Covers the Retreat from Fredericksburg" "Rebels Expect Stirring Scenes in North Carolina" "Capture of Rebel Dispatches" "Rebels Capture a Steamer" "Holly Sprints Evacuated" "The Rebels Busy Fortifying" & much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:14

$28.00
166835

INVASION OF PENNSYLVANIA Confederates Advance GETTYSBURG1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128433854

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLINOIS JOURNAL, Springfield, June 18, 1863 * Confederates invasion northward * Pre Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * General Robert E. Lee's Army * Abraham Lincoln's hometown From Lincoln's hometown. Top of the ftpg. column heads reports on the prelude to the Battle of Gettysburg: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania" "Gen. McClellan to Command Defenses" "Hooker Threatened by Lee at Warrenton" "Rebels Expected at Harrisburg To-Day" "Col. Smith Forced to Surrender at Hagerstown" "Latest From Vicksburg". More on this on pg. "Lee Has an Immense Force Between Culpepper & Warrenton" "Rebel Force at Shippensburg 20,000---At Chambersburg 2,500 to 3,500" "The Occupy Littleton--Eleven Miles f... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:11

$55.00
166834

BATTLE OF BUFFINGTON ISLAND Ohio & Charleston SC MAP Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128433663

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI DAILY GAZETTE, Ohio, July 20, 1863 * Battle of Buffington Island - Ohio & West Virginia Page 3 features a: "MAP OF CHARLESTON & VICINITY" at the top of the page, with column heads: "The Morgan Raid" "Defeat of the Rebels Near Buffington Island" 'Successful Attack on the Gang by Hobson and Judah" "Morgan Attempts to Cross the River Higher Up" "Good News From Morgan" "His Entire Force Broken Up" "Skirmish at Buffington" "1,000 Prisoners Captured" "Skirmish at Abington, Va." "Letter fro Jeff. Davis and Stephens". Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:10

$36.00
166833

BATTLE OF MINE RUN Virginia General George G. Meade 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444153154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 1, 1863 * Battle of Mine Run, Virginia * General George G. Meade Among the front page one column Civil War heads are: "Meade's Army" "Heavy Cannonading Towards the Front Heard Yesterday" "No General Battle Believed to Have Been Yet Fought" "The Locality of Friday's & Saturday's Skirmishes". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few small holes at the fold near the right margin, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:10

$25.00
166832

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ten Percent Plan Proclamation of Amnesty1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128433186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI WEEKLY COMMERCIAL, Ohio, Dec. 17, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln's ten percent plan * Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction * State of the Union Address The middle portion of the front page is taken up with Abraham Lincoln's annual state-of-the-union address to the nation, headed: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE" and signed by him at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Obviously much on the progress off the war during this critical year. This is followed by what is known as Lincoln's Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction, in which he offers pardon to those unsupportive of Northern efforts during the war, plus more. It also is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Four pages, large folio s... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 15:09

$49.00
166831

Rare ALBUQUERQUE NM Bernalillo County New Mexico Territory 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444142520

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL-DEMOCRAT, New Mexico, Jan. 11, 1901 * New Mexico Territory Actually a territorial newspaper as New Mexico did not become a state until 1912. Eight pages, typical news & ads of the day, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:59

$77.00
166830

(7) AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ERA Battles New York City 1861 Old Original Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444141765

Shown are 7 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WEEKLY TIMES, a lot of seven issues dated August 3, 31; Sept. 7, 28; Oct. 5; Nov. 2; Dec. 14, 1861. All seven issues are in "2nd rate" condition, not damaged but not nice enough to sell as "good" issues.

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:58

$59.00
166829

Nice V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Quits Headline World War II WWII 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444140465

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ALBUQUERQUE TRIBUNE, New Mexico, May 7, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * War in Europe ends The large & bold banner headline announces: "GERMANY QUITS" above which is: "Official V-E Day Observance Set for Tomorrow" and various related headlines. The ftpg. has a photo of General D.D. Eisenhower, and an: "American fighter". Presumed complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:58

$64.00
166828

BATTLE SAINT-MIHIEL Salient France U.S> Army World War I 1918 Old WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444139902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1918 * Battle of Saint-Mihiel Salient * World War I - WWI * Nice for display The front page has a nice banner headline: "AMERICANS WIPE OUT ST. MIHIEL SALIENT, TAKING NEARLY 13,300 PRISONERS AND MANY GUNS" with subheads (see). Twenty pages, light toning and wear with chipping at the margins, must be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Saint-Mihiel was a World War I battle fought between September 12–15, 1918, involving the American Expeditionary Force and 48,000 French troops under the command of U.S. General John J. Pershing against German positions. The United States Army Air Service (which later became the United States Air Force... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:58

$38.00
166827

Second Battle of EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel Loss 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128424793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 7, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt - Africa * Erwin Rommel defeated The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROMMEL IN FULL RETREAT, TANKS, GUNS SMASHED, GENERAL KILLED, ANOTHER AND 9,000 PRISONERS" with subheads and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:57

$38.00
166826

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Opening Day Ad 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128424338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * Two days prior to opening day in NYC Page 31 has a 4 x 4 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was for 2 day prior of it's opening making a very early if not earliest ad in any newspaper. Very rare as such. News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 the subscription cost, libraries & i... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:57

$44.00
166825

USS BUNKER HILL Okinawa KAMIKAZE Airplanes Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372444138695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1945 * USS Bunker Hill - Essex-class aircraft carrier * Invasion of Okinawa - Kamikazes attack The front page has a four column headline: "LOSS OF 392 ON U.S. CARRIER REVEALED" with subheads that include: "Big Flat-Top Saved In Suicide Attacks" and more with related photo. (see) Reporting continues on page 5 with more photos. First report coverage on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS Bunker Hill during the invasion of Okinawa. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report here. Other news... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:56

$62.00
166798

Original CIVIL WAR ERA Amesbury - Salisbury Massachusetts SLAVERY 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127775913

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE VILLAGER, Amesbury and Salisbury Mills, Massachusetts, Oct. 6, 1864 The ftpg. has: "Slavery Destroyed by the War". Various Civil War reports on page 2 including a lengthy item: "From the 24th Mass. Regiment". Four pages, damp staining to the left side, small hole in a blank margin on the back leaf, good condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:23

$28.00
166797

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation re. Treason 1862 Montpelier VT Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443050909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WALTON'S DAILY JOURNAL, Montpelier, Vermont, July 29, 1862 * Abraham Lincoln proclamation Among the page 3 Civil War column heads: "Important From the Peninsula" "Large Rebel Force Concentrating on James River" "Gen. Stonewall Jackson in Command" "Expected Attack on Suffolk" "Guerrillas At Work" . Page 3 also has a Proclamation by the President relating to those involved in treasonous affairs against the country, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:23

$31.00
166796

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Trip to White House Pre Inauguration & Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127775196

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Feb. 23, 1861 * President-Elect Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C. Page 4 has 2 1/2 columns headed: "Movements Of Mr. Lincoln" "Ceremonies At Philadelphia" "From Philadelphia to Harrisburg"' Reception by the Legislature of the Keystone State" "Speech Of Mr. Lincoln" "Our Correspondent's Account of the Trip". The speech by Lincoln at Harrisburg takes about half a column. A fine issue on Lincoln's triumphal advance to Washington for his inauguration. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few discrete archival mends inside, good condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:22

$39.00
166795

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Civil War w/ Pony Express 1861 Baltimore Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443050345

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SOUTH, Baltimore, Maryland, June 26, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title Maryland was a border state during the Civil War, meaning within the state there were sympathies for both the Union and Confederacy. By the title of this newspaper it is obvious which side its editorial policy favored. Articles include: "The Civil War In America" "Virginia Delegates to the Confederate Congress" with the full list; "The Marylanders In Virginia" "Traitors to be Shot" "Complaints of the Volunteers" "From California--By Pony Express" and more. Four pages, folio size, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. This is the volume 1 no. 57 issue indicating that this newspaper began when the Civil War formal... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:22

$83.00
166794

Great ABRAHAM LINCOLN Pre-Election w/ Views on Slavery Slaves 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127774901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 11, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln views on slavery before election Page 4 has a fascinating article on the future if Lincoln would become President. "What's To Happen" begins: "A Mr. Lincoln, of Illinois, familiarly known as 'Old Abe', age 51, height six feet seven, by profession Rail-Splitter, is to be our next President. The thing seems pretty sure...Mr. Lincoln intends to split the Union...thinks Lincoln will live on Negroes to save expense of beef during his Presidential term...They fear...that the inter-state slave trade will be prohibited...We have great confidence in his pacific & conciliatory disposition. He seems to us much more likely to be too good-natured and tolera... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:22

$57.00
166793

ABRAHAM LINCOLN As a Lawyer Advertisement 1861 SPRINGFIELD IL Illinois Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127774751

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLINOIS JOURNAL Springfield, Jan. 12, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln lawyer advertisement * From his hometown This is an uncommon newspaper from Abraham Lincoln's hometown, containing near the top of the first column of front page an advertisement, albeit rather small, for "LINCOLN & HERNDON, Attorneys and Counselors At Law..." with just a bit more (see). A very desirable reminder of Lincoln's law practice before he would be thrust into American history forever. Also, this is likely the only newspaper in the country in which this ad could be found. This is perhaps the latest dated issue in which we found this ad (he would be inaugurated in less than two months). Four pages, some tape mends... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:21

$155.00
166792

Best ROGER GRISWOLD Governor of Massachusetts DEATH 1812 Hartford MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443048723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, Nov. 3, 1812 * Governor Roger Griswold death * Best title to be had ? A page 3 report is headed:" Death Of Governor Griswold" of Connecticut. Various details about the funeral & procession which includes an engraving of the casket. Also a resolution relative to his death and the "General Orders" of the militia. All columns on all pages are black-bordered to commemorate the death of Roger Griswold. Great to have from Connecticut's capital, rare as such. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:19

$39.00
166791

Rare MARTIN VAN BUREN President Campaign ROUGH-HEWER 1840 Albany NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127773165

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ROUGH-HEWER, Albany, New York, Oct.1, 1840 * Very rare title * Martin Van Buren This was a short-lived campaign newspaper which supported Martin Van Buren for President. In the time before radio, television & the internet short-lived newspapers supporting various candidates were among the very few channels for showing support for a candidate. This title lasted for just 41 issues. Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, never-trimmed margins, bit of foxing, subscriber's name penned in the right margin.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:18

$53.00
166790

Great ULYSSES S. GRANT General & President Death FUNERAL Prints 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443047653

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York, Aug. 1, 1885 * General & President Ulysses S. Grant * Death - funeral - prints The full ftpg. is a graphic on the funeral of U.S. Grant: "The Common Sorrow". Inside has a halfpg. print: "Working on the Temporary Tomb For General Grant at Claremont" and also: "A City In Mourning...". Eight pages, never bound or trimmed, some roughness at the right margin of the first leaf, generally good.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:18

$43.00
166789

FALL OF RICHMOND VA Virginia Civil War FINAL DAYS Jefferson Davis 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443047453

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1865 * Confederate capital occupied * Last days of the Civil War * Jefferson Davis flees From just 2 days before Lee would surrender to Grant essentially ending the Civil War. The first column heads include: "RICHMOND" "The Occupation of the Late Rebel Capital by Our Forces" "Evidences of a Precipitate Flight by Lee & His Army" "Sheridan Close Upon Lee's Flanks" "Probability of the Capture of the Whole Rebel Army" "Flight of Jeff. Davis From Richmond" "He is Reported on His Way to Texas and Mexico" and more. Much good content on the capture of the Confederate capital. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:17

$57.00
166788

Rare LODI CALIFORNIA San Joaquin County Central Valley 1883 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127772117

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE VALLEY REVIEW, Lodi, California, May 30, 1883 * Rare old West title * San Joaquin County A city in the northern portion of California's Central Valley, now primarily a wine producing area ("Zinfandel capital of the world"). Eight pages, a few margin tears with an inside page archival tape mend, generally good.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:16

$34.00
166787

Rare 1720 POST BOY London England OLD Newspaper w/ Masthead Engravings PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127771854

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE POST-BOY, London, December 20, 1720 * Nice masthead engravings One of my favorite 18th century newspapers with the two nice engravings in the masthead, plus the very decorative first letter in the text (see). Various European reports. Single sheet, 8 1/2 by 14 1/8 inches, very nice, displayable condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:16

$38.00
166786

ELLEN TERRY Famous English William Shakespearean Actress DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443046328

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 21, 1928 * Ellen Terry death (1st report) * English Shakespearean actress The front page has a one column heading: "Ellen Terry Dies Famous Actress Quit Stage in '21" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:15

$35.00
166785

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD 2nd Antarctica South Pole Expedition 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443045655

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, January 20, 1935 * Richard E. Byrd's 2nd Antarctica expedition * Little America - Jacobs Wind power The front page of this section has a banner headline: "ANTARCTIC DISCOVERIES: BYRD'S OWN STORY" with subheads, 3 related illustrations and map. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:14

$40.00
166784

MARCH ON ROME Benito Mussolini National Fascist Party Takes Over 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127770931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., October 30, 1922 * Benito Mussolini initial rise to power * March on Rome * Government take over The top of the front page has a three column headline: "'BLACK SHIRT' LEADER ENTERS ROME AS HERO TO CONFER WITH KING" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Benito Mussolini taking control of Italy's government with the march on Rome. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The March on Rome was a coup d'état by which Mussolini's National Fascist Party came to power in Italy and ousted Prime Minister Luigi Facta. The "march" took place in 1922 between 27-29 October... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:13

$38.00
166783

ARTHUR GRIFFITH Irish Free State Dail Eirean President ELECTION 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127770419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 10, 1922 * Arthur Griffith election win (1st report) * President of Dail Eireann * Irish Free State - Ireland The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "GRIFFITH ELECTED PRESIDENT OF DAIL" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the election of President of Dail Eireann, Arthur Griffith. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 12 pages, even toning, a little margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:11

$40.00
166782

HUBERT WILKINS North Pole Polar Trans-Arctic Airplane FLIGHT 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127770236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., April 21, 1928 * Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins * Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson * Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "CAPTAIN WILKINS FLIES OVER POLE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage here. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:11

$52.00
166781

Historic BABE RUTH Boston Red Sox SOLD to New York Yankees NYY 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443042210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCRANTON TIMES, Penn. Jan. 7, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to the Yankees (historic) * New York Yankees (1st report) * MLB baseball The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "RUTH SATISFIED; YANKS ARE NOW AFTER JOHNSON" with subhead. (see) which is a report on one of the most significant business decisions in baseball history: the sale of Babe Ruth from Boston to New York. Twenty pages, toning and some wear at the margins with a few tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:10

$87.00
166780

EDDIE PLANK Philadelphia Athletics Hall of Fame Pitcher DEATH 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443041666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., Feb. 25, 1926 * Eddie Plank "Gettysburg Eddie" death * Hall of Fame pitcher - Philadelphia Athletics Page 5 has a one column heading: "EDDIE PLANK DEAD AFTER 3 DAYS ILLNESS" (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:10

$39.00
166779

NEW YORK GIANTS Win World Series Championship vs New York Yankees 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127769686

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., October 9, 1922 * NY Giants vs. New York Yankees * Giants win World championship * World Series (game 5) of baseball Page 8 has a banner heading: "Long George Kelly's Grim Clout Made Huggins's Strategy Look Giddy" with subheads, box scores and clever photo of the faces of the Giants' team within a flag illustration. (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:10

$40.00
166778

GREAT FALL RIVER FIRE Massachusetts Conflagration Disaster 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443040262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., February 3, 1928 * Fall River, Massachusetts fire disaster * Home of murderess Lizzie Borden The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "$12,000,000 FIRE SWEEPS FALL RIVER", with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Great Fall River fire of 1928. Nice for display. Other news of the day. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The worst fire in Fall River's history occurred on the evening of February 2, 1928, beginning when works were dismantling the recently vacated Pocasset Mill. During the night the fire spread quickly and would wipe out a large portion of downtown. City H... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:09

$42.00
166777

FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN 1st Black Woman Jane Bolin Sworn In Judge 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127768968

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1939 * Jane Bolin sworn in as judge (NYC) * 1st African-American black Woman The top of page 7 has a very notable item, being a report of the first African-American woman judge in the United States. The article features a photo of Jane Bolin being sworn into office, headed: "Mayor Swears In Negro Woman as Judge; Summons Her to Office, Then Breaks News". The article begins: "Told by telephone that Mayor LaGuardia wanted to see her yesterday...Miss Jane M. Bolin obeyed the summons, wondering what the Mayor wished to speak to her about and got one of the surprises of her life when he swore her in as the first Negro woman justice of the Domestic Relations Court.... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:07

$98.00
166756

Best STYMIE Matthew Beard Jr. Our Gang Little Rascals Actor DEATH 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127163149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 9, 1981 * Matthew Beard Jr. death (1st report) * "Out Gang" "Little Rascals" child actor * Best title to be had ? The bottom of page 3 has a heading: "Stymie of 'Our Gang' Comedies Dies" "Matthew Beard Jr. Was Second Black Child to Appear in Series" and includes two photos of him, one from 1973 and the other from when a child actor in the 'Our Gang' films. The article carries over to page 15. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. The complete first section with pages 1-22, nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:31

$78.00
166755

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127163003

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE JOURNAL, Evansville, Indiana, February 13, 1886 * Winfield Scott Hancock death * United States Army General * Democratic nominee for president Page 4 has an article headed: "Hancock's Career" Also is an article headed: "Sherman On Hancock" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few binding slits along spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:31

$24.00
166754

COLORADO RIVER Grand Canyon River-Running Norman Nevills Conquers 1938 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1938 * Norman Nevills - river-running pioneer * Whitewater rafting - river-running pioneer * Conquers Colorado River - Grand Canyon The front page has a one column heading: "NEVILLS CONQUERS COLORADO RIVER" with subhead. (see) 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 28 pages, rag edition, black ink stain near middle (see), otherwise in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Norman D. Nevills was a pioneer of commercial river-running in the American Southwest, particularly the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. He led trips including Dr. ... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:31

$40.00
166753

GEORGE WEYERHAEUSER Lumberman J.P. Tacoma WA KIDNAPPING Freed 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127162138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1935 * George Weyerhaeuser kidnapping * Tacoma, Washington (freed) * Alvin "Creepy" Karpis ?? The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TACOMA BOY FREE, $200,000 IS PAID; HE NAMES KARPIS" with subheads. (see) Report continues on page 3 with photo of Karpis. Karpis was suspected in the kidnapping but it turned out that he had nothing to do with it. First report coverage on the freeing of George Weyerhaeuser, son of wealthy lumberman J.P. Weyerhaeuser in Tacoma, Washington. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of c... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:30

$39.00
166752

Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR 1st Election Victory w/ Illustration 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441902089

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8, November 13, 1932. * Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1st presidential election win The front page of this section has a banner headline: "ROOSEVELT'S APPROACH TO THE GREAT TASK" with subhead and nice illustration of Roosevelt. (see) See images for partial text. More related coverage on pages 2 & 3. Complete section 8 with all 14 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:29

$44.00
166751

Best JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Purchase 1st Time 1934 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127161810

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1934 * Great Joe DiMaggio issue in his infancy * New York Yankees 1st acquire him * MLB Baseball - Best title to be had The sport's section (page 28) has a banner headline that announces: "Yankees Obtain Di Maggio, Coast League Batting Star, in Player Transaction" with subheads and early action photo of DiMaggio. This is in fact the first time DiMaggio was reported in the famous New York Times. A very early report on the Yankee Clipper when he was only 19 years old. He would not make his Yankee debut until May 3, 1936. Notice they spelled his last name with a space between the "i" and "M". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Forty-four pages... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:29

$82.00
166750

ROBERT E. LEE Appomattox Courth House Sigining (EVE) 1865 NY Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441901048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 8, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee's surrender (day of) * Appomattox Court House signing (eve) * Battle of Sailor's Creek - Farmville, Virginia This issue is published during the closing moments of the Civil War--indeed, General Robert E. Lee would surrender to General Ulysses S. Grant the very next day. The ftpg. features a very large map headed: "STRIKING THE FLYING REBELS--Scene of the Important Operations of the 6th Instant--The Rear of Lee's Army Cut Off & Captured by the 2nd & 6th Corps." The maps shows the various towns around the Appomattox River, with much detail (see). There are also great first column heads including: "GRANT" "Victory!" "Lee Again Routed" "Th... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:28

$72.00
166749

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Last Proclamation Prior Assassination 1865 Civil War Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1865 * Civil War is over speech * Abraham Lincoln's last public speech * Presidential proclamation 128 * Just 2 days before his assassination This issue was printed just 2 days prior to Lincoln's assassination, with the front page containing what is noted as Lincoln's last speech. The front page heads include: "OUR VICTORIES" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace, Reconstruction & Emancipation Questions" "Splendid Compliment to Gen. Grant & His Officers & Soldiers" and more, the speech datelined April 11 and beginning: "We meet this evening not in sorry, but in gladness of heart. The evacuation of Petersburgh & Richmond & the surren... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:27

$145.00
166748

SOUTHERN THEATER of American Revolutionary War Charleston & More 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441900064

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WHITEHALL EVENING POST, London, Oct. 6, 1781 * Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War Page 3 has reports from "America", notably from the Southern campaign with a dateline from Charleston on a skirmish in the vicinity. Also that Charles presented Lord Rawdon with a "...loyal and affectionate address previous to his embarking for England..." with his return of thanks, signed: Rawdon. Also a letter from St. Augustine concerning events there (see), then other items including: "...The New York and South Carolina fleets are all got round to Portsmouth..." and "...a very fine frigate of 32 guns named the Hancock, and built at L'Orient on account of Congress, was taken by two of his... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:27

$56.00
166747

GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON Moving to England ? Post Rev. War 1785 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372441899838

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 23, 1785 * General George Washington * To move his residence to England ? * Post American Revolutionary War Page 2 has a report from New York with some news from the Assembly of the state which includes: "...very warm debates also have taken place upon the question of admitting Blacks, Mulattoes, Mustees, Quadroons...the the rights of citizenship ; & the Senate have published their reasons in opposition to the Assembly, who formed a bill to preclude them from those rights..." (see). Page 3 has a brief item: "A report prevails, that General Washington, late Commander in Chief of the American army, has actually hired a house at Walworth in Surrey for th... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:26

$44.00
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