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139671

LITTLE ROCK NINE Negroes Students Central High School AR TENSIONS 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519359292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, September 28, 1957 * Little Rock Nine * Negro students - Arkansas * Central High School The front page has a three column headline: "Faubus Urged To Issue Special Session Call In Integration Crisis" with various subheads. (see) Coverage continues on page 2 with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, some small binding holes along spine, generally nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Little Rock Nine were a group of African-American students who were enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in 1957. The ensuing Little Rock Crisis, in which the students were initially prevented from entering... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2016 09:13

$37.00
139658

MARY OF TECK DEATH Queen Mother Consort of United Kingdom & More 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371516318967

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, March 25, 1953 * Mary of Teck death (1st report) * Queen mother of United Kingdom The top of the front page has three column heading: "Queen Mary Dies in Her Sleep at Age of 85; Widow of George V Mourned by All Britain" with subhead and photo of Queen Mary. (see) Much more inside Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:51

$44.00
139656

REICHSTAG BUILDING FIRE Berlin Arson Nazi Germany Establishment 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348770011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, February 28, 1933 * Reichstag building fire (1st report) * Nazi Germany beginning The front page has one column headings: "BERLIN FIRE INCENDIARY" "German Parliament Building Suffers Severe Damage" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few small binding holes along spine, good condition.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:49

$34.00
139650

FLINT SIT-DOWN STRIKE Michigan General Motors & Labor Union UAW 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371516311011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, January 5, 1937 * Flint, Michigan sit-down strike * United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union * GM General Motors The front page has a nice banner headline: "Roosevelt, perkins Confer on Strike" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Detroit "The Motor City" newspaper. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:31

$34.00
139642

Rare 1887 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348751939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUCK, New York, March 16, 1887 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "The Palace of Poverty." double-page centerfold: "Restless Nights." back page: "He Helped Himself." Complete in 16 pages, light dirtiness mostly at the margins.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:17

$24.00
139641

New CONGREGATION B'NAI ISRAEL Jewish Synagogue Consecration 1860 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371516303620

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1860 * New Jewish synagogue consecrated * B'nai Israel in New York City The front page has: "Consecration of a Jewish Synagogue--Interesting & Imposing Ceremonies--Addresses of Rev. Dr. Raphall and Rev. Messrs. Isaacs and Bondi" which begins: "The consecration services of the new synagogue of the congregation B'nai Israel, situated on the corner of Stanton and Forsyth Streets, took place yesterday..." with a description of the new structure & much on the ceremony (see). The article takes over three-quarters of a column. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, minor fold foxing, generally nice.

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:15

$68.00
139637

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island TRAIN Robbery 1881 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371516301519

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James gang * Rock Island Railroad train robbery The top of the middle column of the front page has heads: "THE WORK OF ROAD AGENTS", "Robbery And Murders On A Rock Island Train", "Details Of The Bloody Affair At Winston, Mo.--The Conductor And A Passenger Killed And The Express Safe Robbed--Statements By The Train-Men And Passengers". This is one of the more lengthy & detailed accounts of the famous Winston, Missouri train robbery committed by Jesse & Frank James and their cohorts. The coverage takes 3 columns or close to half of the front page, with other heads including: "What Passengers Say--Detailed Accounts of the Robbery as Witnessed by th... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2016 10:11

$166.00
139604

Jewish LEO FRANK Found Guilty Mary Phagan Atlanta Ga MURDER Case 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348219663

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Aug. 26, 1913 * Leo Frank murder case * Mary Phagan The front page has a small, discrete one column head: "FRANK GUILTY OF MURDER", with text reading: "Late Yesterday afternoon the jury at Atlanta, Ga., in the case of Leo M. Frank on trial for the murder of Mary Phagan, found the defendant guilty. No recommendations were made in the verdict." A small report near the bottom of the front page, but notable on the controversial case of Leo Frank, the Jewish factory owner (see hyperlink). Eighteen pages, address label in the masthead, good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 22, 2016 13:44

$48.00
139601

JEWS Waiting for Coming of the Messiah Judaica JEWISH 1842 Baltimore Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348209973

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 29, 1842 * Jews await the coming Messiah The back page has a one paragraph item headed "Jews" which notes: "Several thousands of Polish & Russian Jews, at Berlin & elsewhere, have entered into an engagement to proceed on the first favorable opportunity to Jerusalem to await in prayer & fasting the coming of the Messiah." Other articles of interest within this issue include those headed: "Appointments by the President" "The Coal of Pennsylvania" "Speech of Mr. Clay" "Address of John Quincy Adams" "General Harrison" among others. Complete in 16 pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, in very nice condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2016 13:38

$39.00
139551

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371515302630

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? The front page has three column headline: "CORRIGAN FLIES TO DUBLIN; U. S. OFFICIALS MAY WINK AT FORBIDDEN HOP IN 'CRATE'" with subheads. (see) Much more on the following pages with a few wire photos. Loads of text here. First report coverage on Douglas Corrigan's famous flight from New York City to Ireland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high per... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2016 06:12

$62.00
139549

Golfer BOBBY JONES British Open Champion TICKER TAPE Parade 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347980258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1930 * Bobby Jones welcome home * British Open champion * Broadway ticker tape parade The front page has one column headings that include: "BOBBY JONES FINDS BROADWAY FAIRWAY" "Firecrackers and Ticker Tape Strew Route to City Hall--'Home Folks' Hail Champion" and more. (see) Much more on page 3 with related photos. 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 42 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 22, 2016 06:06

$42.00
139546

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight (Ending) Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347629842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 28, 1929. * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (ending) * Early aviation era original The front page has one column headings that include: "ZEPPELIN IN TEXAS ON LAKEHURST TRIP; DODGES STORM AREA" "Due to End Flight Around the World late Today or Early Tomorrow" "Turns To Northern Route" and more. (see) Much more on page 10 with related map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and 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 ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:55

$37.00
139545

WILLIAM V. NORTH CAROLINA Supreme Court Decision NEVADA DIVORCE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371514823116

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1942 * Nevada divorce becomes legal (1st report) * Williams v. North Carolina decision * United States Supreme Court The front page has a one column heading: "NEVADA DIVORCES VALID OVER NATION" with subheads. First report coverage on the decision of Williams v. North Carolina divorce case that made it legal to divorce in the State of Nevada from any state in the United States. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high perce... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:54

$40.00
139544

FRANCOIS JEAN DARLAN Assassination French Navy Admiral 1942 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347628234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 25, 1942 * Jean Louis Xavier Francois Darlan * French Navy admiral assassination * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline headline: "DARLAN SHOT DEAD BY FRENCHMAN IN ALGIERS; ROOSEVELT BRANDS ACT 'FIRST-DEGREE MURDER" with subheads and photo of Darlan. (see) First report coverage continues on the following pages with a few more related photos. Lengthy text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a hi... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:52

$42.00
139542

SS STEAMBOAT OBSERVATION Rikers Island Workers Disaster EXPLOSION 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371514811394

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 10, 1932 * SS Steamboat Observation disaster * Rikers Island workers * East River, New York City The front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD, 64 HURT IN EXPLOSION ON BOAT CROWDED WITH RIKERS ISLAND WORKERS; 8 MISSING, MANY SAVED IN EAST RIVER" with many subheads. (see) Much more on page three with related photos and partial list of the dead. First report coverage on the Steamboat Observation disaster in which 71 people would perish. 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 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:47

$44.00
139539

WETHERFORD TX Texas B-29 Superfortress Bombers Collision DISASTER 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347619929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1945 * Wetherford, Parker County, Texas * B-29 Superfortress Bombers collision * End of World War II Page 38 has one column headings: "18 BODIES FOUND IN 2-BOMBER CRASH" "Only Two Escape in Collision of Army Fortresses Over Middle Texas" (see) First report coverage on the 2 B-29 Superfortresses that collided over Wetherford, Texas. Other news of the day with much coverage on the post Japan surrender shortly after the end of World war II. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:40

$39.00
139496

HARVEY SAMUEL FIRESTONE Tire and Rubber Company Founder DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391346959483

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1938 * Harvey Firestone death (1st report) * Rubber manufacturer Page 21 has one column headings that include: "HARVEY FIRESTONE IS DEAD IN FLORIDA" "Rubber Manufacturer Dies in Sleep at His Miami Estate---He Was 69" and more with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 & institution... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 15:13

$40.00
139492

ALEISTER CROWLEY Occultist Mystic High Magic Thelema Founder DEATH1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391346954282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1947 * Aleister Crowley death (1st report) * Occultist - black magic * "The Great Beast" Page 29 has various death reports (obituary section) with a small one column heading that reads: "ALEISTER CROWLEY" which is a brief first report o]n the death of this famous occultist. See photo for brief text here. Unfortunate for such a small and somewhat discrete report but my guess is that the New York Times may be the only U.S. publication to report this, so it won't get much better than this. It is what it is, still a first report though. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on ve... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 15:07

$67.00
139439

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins Douglas MacArthur Takes Control 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371513672330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1945 * U.S. occupation of Japan begins * General Douglas MacArthur takes over * USS Missouri (Big Mo) in Tokyo Bay The front page has a nice banner headline: "M'ARTHUR IN JAPAN; YOKOSUKA IS TAKEN; ARMY, NAVY REPORT ON PEARL HARBOR; MARSHALL, HULL AND STARK CENSURED" with many subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the initial landing in Japan by the United States Marines and General Douglas MacArthur soon after the end of World War II. The official signing of surrender would take place on board the USS Missouri a few days later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports an... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 07:13

$39.00
139367

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Cumberland River Tennessee Victory 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391344487012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 19, 1862. * Battle of Fort Donelson victory * Cumberland River - Tennessee This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Great Victory" "Additional Particulars of the Capture of Fort Donelson" "Graphic Description of the Sanguinary Fight" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:40

$28.00
139365

Outlaw EMMETT DALTON Train Robber 1890's Brothers Gang Fame DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371510788139

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1937 * Former outlaw Emmett Dalton death (1st report) Page 3 has one column headings: "DALTON GANG GONE AT LAST MAN DIES" "Emmett Dalton, 66, Was One of Outlaw Terror Band in Midwest of '90s" (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 & institutions rather than indi... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:38

$67.00
139362

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371510786457

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1929 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Stocks Set Records as Money Drops to 6%; Heavy Profit-Taking Interrupts Advance" (see) This financial bliss would come to a disastrous end a few months later. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this being from the city where Wall Street is located. 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 & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & s... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:34

$33.00
139360

JOHN DILLINGER HUNTED Bastrop LA Negro Lynching & Nikola Tesla 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391344484292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 10, 1934 * Nikola Tesla- father of the radio * Bastrop, Louisiana Negro lynching * Outlaw John Dillinger hunted Page 8 has one column headings: "LOUISIANA NEGRO LYNCHED" "Taken From Bastrop Jail and Hanged on Court House Lawn" First report coverage on the lynching of Andrew McLeod in Bastrop, Louisiana. Page 19 has one column headings: "Nikola Tesla 78 Today" "Inventor Who Holds 700 Patents Will Spend Day Working" (see) The back page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER HUNTED NEAR FOND DU LAC" with subheads. (see) He would be killed about two weeks later in Chicago. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the ... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:32

$46.00
139294

Rare 18th Century GREENLEAF'S NEW YORK JOURNAL 1795 Original Old Newspaper EXTRA


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343680169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GREENLEAF'S NEW YORK JOURNAL, EXTRA, April 22, 1795 "Electioneering" content takes up most this single sheet "Extra" with a few ads on the reverse. Nice condition, untrimmed.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:51

$27.00
139293

Rare WATSONVILLE Santa Cruz County California OLD WEST ERA 1879 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509938785

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WATSONVILLE TRANSCRIPT, Santa Cruz County, California, June 27, 1879 * Rare Old west title An uncommon title that has a front page report about "Marble Canyon" which includes a 6 by 4 1/2 inch engraving of it. Page 2 has an editorial: "The Prospects of Watsonville". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a news agent's stamp in an upper corner, first leaf has non-archival mends to a few tears.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:46

$58.00
139292

Rare 18th Century CONCORD NH Merrimack County New Hampshire 1790 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343678478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD HERALD, & NEW HAMPSHIRE INTELLIGENCER, August 31, 1790 On the front page under "Federal Congress" is the business of the House of Representatives. Page 3 has an extract of a letter from New York that begins: "The...government, by this time, I should think, might be convinced of the folly and absurdity of Indian treaties...". A volume I issue (number 34) of this early title from New Hampshire. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:44

$65.00
139286

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343674977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, July 22, 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, thirteen years before the Civil War. Notable front page content includes: "AN ACT to provide for the purchase of the manuscript papers of the late James Madison, former President of the United States...", signed in type: James K. Polk. The ftpg. also has the "President's Message And The Mexican Treaty" that concludes on pg. 2, signed in type: James K. Polk. Pg. 2 has an endorsement supporting Gen. Lewis Cass, Of Michigan" for President & "Gen. William O. Butler" as his ru... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:35

$115.00
139285

Rare 18th Century PHILADELPHIA PA w/ re. End of Revolutionary War 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509933229

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Sept. 13, 1783 * Rare title w/ great masthead * re. End of the Revolutionary War The photo shows one of the more decorative and larger engravings to be found in an 18th century American newspaper, making this a very nice issue for display. The front page has a few bits with oblique references to the end of the Revolutionary War. Page 3 has a document from London concerning an Act of Parliament on trade with America (see). Complete in 4 pages, never-trimmed margins, a few period notations in margins, generally very nice. A very handsome display issue.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:33

$255.00
139283

Rare Hotel del CORONADO San Diego County California 1892 Newspaper w/ BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343672212

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MERCURY, Coronado, San Diego County, California, March 5, 1892 * Uncommon title * Hotel del Coronado fame A very rare newspaper from this island community in San Diego Bay, famous for the Hotel del Coronado which is its prime feature. Indeed, a pg. 2 item notes: "A visit to San Diego without seeing the Hotel Del Coronado would be like going to Washington without seeing the Capitol." An 8 page issue with an interesting variety of news and many advertisements. But the most intriguing part of this issue is the little broadside "Mercury Leaflet" which is tucked inside, being a small sheet measuring 3 1/4 by 8 5/8 in, printed on one side only, and in excellent condition (see). Also with... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:31

$85.00
139282

Rare 17th Century EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS 1635 Paris FRANCE French Old Periodical


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343671593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GAZETTE, Paris, France, December 22, 1635 * Earliest of newspapers to be had This title was the very first regular newspaper published in France, started in 1631 by Théophraste Renaudot but with influential backing by the powerful Cardinal de Richelieu. All the text is in French with the first letter in the title containing embellishments (see). An ornate letter begins the first paragraph on the front page. Four pages, 8 5/8 by 6 1/4 inches, in great condition. One of the earliest dated newspapers to be found.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:30

$745.00
139281

BATTLE OF CERRO GORDO Mexican-American War General Winfield Scott 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509929961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING POST, New York, May 20, 1847 * Battle of Cerro Gordo * General Winfield Scott * Mexican-American War Taking more than 3/4 of a front page column is the: "Official Account of the Battle of Cerro Gordo" from the Mexican War. The account is datelined "Headquarters of the Army. Jalapa, April 23, 1847" and is signed in type: Winfield Scott. Other news of the day includes: "A Duel At Camp" "Senator Benton Of Missouri" "Later From the Sandwich Islands" and more. Four pages, large folio size, a bit irregular at the spine.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:28

$38.00
139279

HEBREW CITY Jews Jewish Niagara River Grand Island NY CREATION 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343670284

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILE'S WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 10, 1825 * Hebrew city to be established on Grand Island, New York * Jews - Jewish - Judaica One of the brief articles on the back page reads in its entirety: "An Hebrew city, to be called Ararat is to be laid off on Grand Island, N.Y., on the 15th or 18th instant, with masonic and military ceremonies. It will be located to face the mouth of the great canal." This was the project of newspaper publisher Mordecai Manuel Noah, who is credited with being the first Jew born in the United States to reach national prominence. Among the other reports in this issue are: "Naval Court Martial" which is the case of Commodore Stewart (another article on this ... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:26

$120.00
139273

MARION ALABAMA Negroes Civil Rights March Jimme Lee Jackson SHOT 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343665550

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, February 19, 1965 * Marion, Alabama civil rights march * Jimmie Lee Jackson shot by police * Selma to Montgomery march prelude * Martin Luther King, Jr. The 1st column of the front page has a one column heading: "Ala. Police Use Guns, Halt March" First report coverage continues inside with report of Jimmie Lee Jackson being shot by police. Mention of Martin Luther King Jr. here as well. Many believe this event lead to the famous Selma to Montgomery civil right march. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:14

$56.00
139271

NAPER 28 Nebraska NE C-47 Airplane Crash & ADOLPH HITLER Purge in 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343663902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1944 * Naper 28 airplane crash * C-47 military transport plane * Naper, Nebraska * Adolph Hitler purge in WWII Germany Page 3 has small one column headings: "CRASH KILLS 28 FLIERS" "Victims in Nebraska Accident Include 24 Army Pilots" (see) First report coverage on the C-47 transport plane crash near Naper, Nebraska. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II including front page reporting on the Adolph Hitler purge in Germany shortly after his famous assassination attempt. Complete in 24 pages, this is the r... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:11

$42.00
139267

JOHN DILLINGER Indicted for Murder & ALFRED ROSENBERG Nazi Leader1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343281297

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1934 * Outlaw John Dillinger * Murder indictment * Alfred Rosenberg promoted * Philosophical leader of Nazi Party Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Rosenberg Made Nazi Philosophical Chief; Churches Fear Anti-Christian Campaign" (see) Page 3 has one column headings "Dillinger Is Reindicted" "Faces Death Penalty in Murder of Patrolman O'Malley" This was when he predicted they could not hold him & soon after, he escaped with his famous wooden gun at Crown Point Jail in Indiana. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pag... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 15:56

$42.00
139235

U.S. Navy USS AKRON Rigid Airship CRASHES (ZRS-4) & Mount Everest 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509234455

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 4, 1933 * Crash of the USS Akron (ZRS-4) * United States Navy airship The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "DIRIGIBLE AKRON CRASHES IN LIGHTNING STORM AT SEA; ONLY 4 OF THE 77 MEN ABOARD ARE REPORTED RESCUED; AIRSHIP IS BELIEVED A TOTAL LOSS; WIDE SEARCH ON" with subheads (see). An early 1st report. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 &... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:23

$75.00
139231

WIZARD OF OZ Film Movie - Judy Garland Theater DEBUT Announcement 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509231745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1939 * Wizard of Oz movie debut announcement * One of the earliest mentions of this famous film ? Page 17 has a brief, discrete but historic announcement in early film history. A small one column heading reads: "'Wizard of Oz' Set for Capital Aug. 17" with text beginning: "Metro's Technicolor production of "The Wizard of Oz" will have its premiere on Aug. 17 at the Capital Theatre. Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland will appear...." Was this the first mention of this famous film in the famed Times newspaper. It would make its debut in Hollywood on August 15th. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition tha... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:16

$42.00
139230

BENITO MUSSOLINI II Duce OUSTED Italy World War II BADOGLIO 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509231299

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING BULLETIN, Philadelphia, July 26, 1943 * Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted * Pietro Badoglio takes over The front page has a banner headline: "Badoglio Puts Italy Under Army Rule; Mussolini Reported Seized in Flight" with subheads and photo. Other news of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:15

$33.00
139225

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Ejected But Game STREAK Continues 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509227406

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1933 * New York Yankees * Lou Gehrig avoids suspension * Consecutive game streak continues The sport's section (page 24) has one column headings that include: "Yanks Lose" "RED SOX TRIUMPH OVER YANKEES, 13-5" "New York Suffers Third Setback in Boston After Five-Run Drive in Seventh" and more. Within the report it mentions that manager Joe McCarthy and Yankee star Lou Gehrig were both ejected from the game for poor conduct. (see) Joe McCarthy would be suspended for 3 games and fortunately for Gehrig, he would not, so his consecutive game streak would continue. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on t... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:06

$37.00
139221

ROCKET Airplane Explodes REINHOLD TILING Rocketeer Pioneer Death 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342968008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1933 * Reinhold Tiling explosion (death) * German rockets pioneer Page 17 has one column headings: "ROCKET BLAST HURTS THREE IN GERMANY" "Tiling, Builder of the Device, IS Among the Injured and His Laboratory Is Wrecked" First report coverage on the rocket explosion which led to the death of Reinhold Tiling. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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 & institutions rather than individuals were the... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:58

$37.00
139217

NEW DEAL Programs Franklin D. Roosevelt Depression Recovery 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509219940

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1934 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * New Deal - depression recovery The front page has a three column headline: "NEW DEAL' IS HERE TO STAY, PRESIDENT TELLS CONGRESS; SEES RECOVERY UNDER WAY" with many subheads and and complete presidential message text. Much more inside with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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 the subsc... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:47

$46.00
139216

Roscoe FATTY ARBUCKLE Silent Film Movie Star Actor Comedian DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342957932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1933 * Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle death (1st report) * Silent film actor, comedian and director Page 17 has one column headings that include: "FATTY ARBUCKLE DIES IN HIS SLEEP" "Film Comedian, Central Figure in Coast Tragedy in 1921, Long Barred From Screen" "On Eve Of His Comeback" and more with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the Jack Sharley vs. Primo Carnera heavyweight boxing title fight. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:43

$52.00
139215

Best ROLLO OGDEN New York Times Editor DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509217752

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1937 * Rollo Ogden death (1st report) * Editor of the New York Times * Best title to be had ? The front page has two column headings surrounded by black borders: "Rollo Ogden Dead" "Editor of the Times" "Succumbs at 81 After a Week's Illness--A Leader in Journalism for Almost Half a Century" Continues on page three with banner headline and very nice black bordered photo. First report coverage on the death of Roolo Ogden, editor of the New York Times from 1922 to 1937. 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 44 pages, t... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:42

$37.00
139190

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371508425617

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Oct. 16, 1942 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "The Ubiquitous U-Boat--Germany Controls the Waters Of The World" "E-Boats Strike Deep Into British Waters" "More Restrictions for Soviets" and much more. Four pages, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took over this news... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 06:18

$25.00
139186

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342208723

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

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Ends January 13, 2016 06:10

$39.00
139176

SAMUEL FRAUNCES'S Tavern Advertisement & Naval 1795 America's Capital Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342199832

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GAZETTE UNITED STATES, New York, Aug. 19, 1795 At the bottom of the front page is an advertisement headed: "Fraunces's Tavern" noting the moving of the business to 59 South Water Street. The ad is signed in type: Samuel Fraunces. See the hyperlink for much more on this very famous tavern. Page 2 has a report headed: "Important Naval Action" concerning the schooner Martha and 14 English ships (see). This city was the capital of the United States at the time, while the District of Columbia was under construction. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, period writing in the upper left corner, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:50

$44.00
139174

BATTLE OF KELLY'S FORD Port Hudson LA & New Bern NC 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371508410395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 19, 1863 * Port Hudson LA Louisiana * New Bern NC North Carolina * Kelly's Ford Virginia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are:" Gallant Cavalry Dash at Kelly's Ford" "Engagement with Fitzhugh Lee's Brigade" "The Rebels Defeated & Put to Rout" "Again they are Beaten Back with Slaughter" "Our Loss Not to Exceed Fifty" "The War in North Carolina" "Repulse of the Rebels at Newbern" "Reported Attack on Port Hudson" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:40

$28.00
139172

Rare & Early SOUTHERN AMERICA Florida Gulf Coast & West Indies MAP 1762 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371508409508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1762 * Very early Southern America map w/ West Indies Certainly the prime feature of this early magazine is the terrific & very displayable foldout map titled: "An Accurate Map of the West Indies with the Adjacent Coast" as noted in the ornate cartouche. This map shows much of present-day Georgia & Florida to present-day Texas, with all of Central America and all of the Caribbean Ocean, plus northern South America. It includes the many islands of the Caribbean, each labeled, and is in uncommonly terrific condition. The map measures 8 by 11 3/4 inches. (map is held separately in its own acid-free partial folder). You also get the complete 48 pag... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:37

$440.00
139169

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342193016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 7, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page has: "From the West--Vicksburg and Port Hudson" "The Raising of Provisions" "Cotton in the North" "Late News From the North! --Important from Vicksburg--Complete Failure of the Yazoo Expedition--Retreat of the Whole Force--Latest from Port Hudson--Plan of Attack on Charleston--Attack Expected at Williamsburg...". War reporting continues on the back page including: "Morals of Yankee Officers" "General Hindman's Parting Address to His Command" "Confederate Congress". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, folio size with a full banner m... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:32

$93.00
139168

Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Tennessee in JACKSON MS Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342192668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 7, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South. Note that this "Memphis" newspaper was published in Jackson, Mississippi, and also that this is labeled the: "Army Edition" which we have not seen in other issues of this title we have offered. See the information below concerning its history. The front page has various items relating to the on-going Civil War including three: "General Orders", "Arrest The Deserters!" "View of a Northern Radical" "Butler's Outrages in New Orleans" "Battle of Prairie Grove" "Butler's course from a Northern Point of View--A Yankee on Yankee" "R... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:31

$337.00
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