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164252

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Mount Rushmore Memorial Dedicated 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967605

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1937 * Mount Rushmore National Memorial * Abraham Lincoln sculpture unveiled * Keystone, South Dakota Page 21 has small and somewhat discrete one column headings: "Lincoln Head Unveiled" "5,000 See Dedication at Dakota 'Shrine of Democracy'" which is a first report on the dedication of Abraham Lincoln's granite sculpture at Mount Rushmore, near Keystone, South Dakota. 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 various advertisements of the day throughout including period advertisements. Rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:25

$44.00
164251

Jerusalem Is Israeli Capital - David Ben-Gurion's Knesset Speech 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967370

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1949 * Premier David Ben-Gurion's statement to the Knesset * Jerusalem is, was and will always be the Capital of Israel * Transfer of official offices to Jerusalem accelerated The front page has a three-line, one-column heading: "ISRAEL OS SPEEDING TRANSFERS TO MAKE JERUSALEM CAPITAL," with one of the 3 subheads stating: "Premier Says He Hopes Its 'Mistake' Will Be Corrected - Holds Holy City Inseparable." The article includes his an excerpt from his declarative speech before the Knesset which says in part: "We respect and shall continue to respect all those states which are concerned for the freedom of worship and free access to the Holy Places and the reli... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:24

$95.00
164250

CLEM SOHN Airshow Wingsuit Daredevil Parachute Failure KILLED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967133

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 26, 1937 * Clem Sohn killed * Airshow dare-devil * Parachute failure The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Sohn, Lansing 'Bat Man,' Falls to Death in France Before Crowd of 30,000" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day.. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, library stamp within masthead, generally in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:23

$57.00
164247

Lot of (5) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1802-1809 Original NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320161674

Shown are 5 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Five very early 19th century American newspapers: The National Intelligencer, Dec. 19, 1808, U.S. Gazette for the Country, June 29, 1809; Boston Gazette, May 7, 1804; New England Palladium, July 20, 1802; and Columbian Centinel, Feb. 13, 1802. All five are good "newsy" newspapers of folio size, 4 pages, some margin tears, generally good condition. A nice set of five different, early newspapers.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:16

$35.00
164775

NEW ROCHELLE NY New York Peter Levine Boy Kidnapping FOUND DEAD 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392070040058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1938 * Peter Levine found dead * Boy kidnapping - abduction * New Rochelle, New York The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LEVINE BOY'S BOUND BODY WASHED ASHORE ON SOUND 94 DAYS AFTER ABDUCTION" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2 with photo of the boy. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 14:05

$33.00
164774

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Second Inauguration "With Malice Toward None.." 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344389677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 6, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's second inauguration (historic) * "With Malice Toward None, With Charity For All" * End of Civil War & assassination nears The front page has nice & detailed reporting on the inaugural of Abraham Lincoln with column heads: "WASHINGTON" "Inauguration Day in the National Capital" "Bad Weather & a Tame Affair" "Second Inaugural of Abraham Lincoln" "Speech of Vice-President Johnson" & a bit more. Included on the ftpg. is a subhead: "The Inauguration--Mr. Lincoln's Address" which begins: "Mr. Lincoln was enthusiastically greeted by the immense crowd assembled. Silence, however, followed at once when the President stepped forward & read his i... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 13:32

$499.99
164773

1865 JEFFERSON DAVIS Hunted as Conspirator to Abraham Lincoln's Assassination


eBay Auction Item # 392070023710

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 4, 1865 * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Pursuit of Jefferson Davis as conspirator The ftpg. features a map headed: "The Scene of the Recent Pursuit" referring to the pursuit of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Nice first column related headlines: "THE CONSPIRACY" "Important Proclamation by the President" which is signed in type: Andrew Johnson & includes in part: "It appears from evidence...that the atrocious murder of the late President Abraham Lincoln...was incited, concerted, and procured by & between Jefferson Davis...& other rebels & traitors against the government of the United States...". Other column heads: "Jeff. Davis Alleged to have Been Impli... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 13:28

$59.99
164772

Rare BRITISH TITLE w/ Events Leading to the Revolutionary War 1775 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392070021670

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MIDDLESEX JOURNAL & EVENING ADVERTISER, London, March 7, 1775 * Prelude to the Revolutionary War * Rare 18th century British title The ftpg. has some bits regarding America, one item reporting from the General Assembly of New York noting: "...Hence therefore it appears that the enemies of America cannot infer a disunion of the colonies from the vote in question...". The ftpg. also has an: "Extract of a Private Letter from New York" (see). The back page has a gruesome account of executions. Following this are several items from America. Another items mentions the burning of two papers called "The Crisis". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 13:21

$27.00
164771

Rare 18th Century POST BOY w/ Masthead Engravings & Jamaica rpt. 1720 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344374735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE POST BOY, London, Sept. 3, 1720 * Rare title A very handsome newspaper with 3 very ornate engravings near the top of the front page. Most of the ftpg. is taken up with a report of the governor of Jamaica to the political Assembly of the island (see for portions). Complete as a single sheet issue, 8 1/4 by 14 1/4 inches, great condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 13:15

$47.00
164770

ANNA SAGE "Woman in Red" re. John Dillinger's Murder $5000 Reward 1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069992721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 30, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER SPOTTER SAYS SHE GOT $5,000" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning with some margin wear, generally good.

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Ends June 29, 2018 12:28

$34.99
164769

MIGUEL FLETA Spanish Operatic Singer & Tenor Spain DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069990144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1938 * Miguel Fleta death (1st report) * Spanish Operatic tenor * Iberian opera singer The top of the front page has a one column picture of Miguel Fleta and heading: "Miguel Fleta, Tenor, One In Opera Here" with subhead. (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 with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 12:23

$33.00
164768

Rare BABE RUTH Deer Hunting Camp Bryan North Carolina PHOTO 1931 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Auction Item # 392069972179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES (Rotogravure Section only), December 13, 1931 * Unusual Babe Ruth photo * Deer hunting at Camp Bryan * North Carolina This section is loaded with photos involving sports, entertainment, fashion and much more. Page 6 has a photo titled: "The First Trophy Of the Hunting Season In The South: Babe Ruth" Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 29, 2018 11:45

$33.00
164767

Gangster AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Set Free Prison at Lewisburg PA 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069971061

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, November 17, 1939 * Al 'Scarface" Capone freed from prison * Chicago gangster becomes a free man The top of the front page has a three column heading: "CAPONE, IN HOSPITAL, IS TECHNICALLY FREE, BUT WATCHED BY FBI" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning and minor wear a the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 29, 2018 11:41

$49.99
164766

ABOLITION OF SLAVERY in Virginia & re. Trail of Tears Indians 1829 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344152232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 25, 1829 * Abolition of slavery in Virginia * Trail of Tears - Southeastern Indians Near half of the ftpg. is taken up with: "Abolition of Slavery" which concerns Virginia, noting: "...revise the constitution of the commonwealth, praying for the adoption of some provisions in the new constitution by which the slave population in the state may be checked, or reduced, and, if possible, ultimately done away...". Similarly, an inside page has most of 2 pages taken up with: "Abolition Of Slavery" in Virginia. Also inside is a nice report concerning the "Trail Of Tears" headed: "Indians Removed Westward" with a dateline of New Echota (Ga.) including: "... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:27

$29.99
164765

Early ROBERT E. LEE as a Cadet at WEST POINT Military Academy 1829 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344147332

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 11, 1829 * Cadet Robert E. Lee * West Point military academy It's always fascinating to find mention of notable people long before they would become a household name. Near the back is is a great example. Under a list headed: "Military Academy" area the: "...names of the five most distinguished cadets in each class..." and listed in the "First Class" is a young Robert E. Lee from Virginia, second in this freshman class, 22 years of age at the time (see). It would be another 30+ years before his name would be known to most in the country. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:20

$29.99
164764

JOHN JAY American Statesman Death - Pirates Hanged - Slave Ships 1829 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069865724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 30, 1829 * John Jay death * Pirates & slave ships Pages 1 and 2 have an article concerning the death of John Jay with a biography of his life & accomplishments. John Jay was an American diplomat, patriot, one of the founding fathers of the United States, signer of the Treaty of Paris of 1783, second governor of New York, and the first Chief Justice of the United States. Also an article: "Slave Trade" which mentions the capture of ships containing 450 slaves, with much more. Also: "Pirates In A Fair Way" mentions: "...have at last caught some of the pirates...they will be hanged..." with other details. And near the back: "Creek Indians In Georgia... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:17

$29.99
164763

ORSON HYDE New Mormons Prophet ? Joseph Smith & General Tom Thumb 1845 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344136164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, May 3, 1845 * Mormons - Mormonism * Orson Hyde to be new leader ? * Brigham Young & Joseph Smith * General Tom Thumb European tour The back page has an item: "A New Prophet" noting: "It is rumored that the Mormons are soon to have another prophet. Brigham Young says that he has lately had an interview with Joe, who declared his determination to appoint Orson Hyde his successor, according to the provision in the Book of Covenants...". Another small item notes: "...Little general Tom Thumb is a fair specimen of our miniature Yankee productions. His mother in Connecticut is said to have become reconciled to his 'being out' for a spell. Mr. Barnum, of t... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:03

$39.99
164238

ROBERT PERSHING WADLOW Alton IL GIANT Tallest Man in World PHOTO 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1937 * Robert Pershing Wadlow * Alton, Illinois Giant * Tallest man ever in the World The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "CIRCUS GIANT BUSY ON FIRST DAY HERE" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$44.00
164237

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664017

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MAIL, Anderson, South Carolina, November 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS SLAIN" in huge red letters on the front page with banner subhead and two related photos. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back page leafs of the 1st section only, great for display as such.

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$82.00
164236

LADY DIANA Princess Early Same Day PARIS France Car Wreck KILLED 1997 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054663780

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, Aug. 31, 1997 The headline reads: "Princess Diana Killed" with subhead: "Chased by paparazzi, she and friend die in crash." with small photos of her, Dodi Fayed, and the car (see). The complete first section of 30 pages of what was presumably a much thicker newspaper being a Sunday edition. Very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:58

$60.00
164762

WAR OF 1812 ENDS w/ Battle of New Orleans Andrew Jackson Victory 1815 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069857652

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 25, 1815 * End of the War of 1812 * Battle of New Orleans victory * Andrew Jackson praises troops Pages 2 & 3 contain the: "President's Message" to Congress announcing the end of the War of 1812, beginning: "I lay before congress copies of the treaty of peace & amity between the United States & his Britannic majesty, which was signed by the commissioners of both parties at Ghent, on the 24th of December, 1814..." signed in type: James Madison. This is followed by a great letter headed: "Further from New Orleans" prefaced with: "Address directed by major general Jackson to be read at the head of each of the corps composing the line below New Orleans, ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:56

$34.99
164234

1934 ZOO Robert Moses Central Park Manhattan New York City OPENS 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054660954

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1934 * Central Park Zoo opens * Robert Moses The top of the front page has a two column heading: "New Zoo Opens, Al Smith Gets Job As Honorary Night Superintendent" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:52

$42.00
164233

GUANGZHOU Canton CHINA Bombing by Imperial Japanese Air Service 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1938 * Guangzhou (Canton), China bombing * Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service The front page has a two column headline: "700 SLAIN, 1,300 WOUNDED BY BOMBINGS IN CANTON; JAPAN IGNORES PROTESTS" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:51

$45.00
164761

STEPEHEN DECATUR United States Navy DUEL vs. James Barron KILLED 1820 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069856088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 25, 1820 * Stephen Decatur Killed (1st report) * United States Navy commodore * Duel vs. James Barron The ftpg. has an article with small head: "Melancholy Occurrence" which begins: "A duel was fought on Wednesday...between the victor of the Macedonian, Com. Decatur, and com. Barron who commanded the Chesapeake frigate...They fought at 8 paces with pistols---at the first fire both were wounded--com. Decatur through the abdomen of which he died..." with more. Further in the issue is another report with a small head: "Com. Decatur" with has a bit more detail concerning the funeral, etc. Among other reports in this issue are: "Relations with Sp... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:50

$27.00
164232

Queen Charlotte of England Death Report 1818 (Possibly) 1st Black Royal


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054659783

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, November, 1818 * The death of Queen Charlotte of England * 1st black royal (?) The first 3 pages report on the death of the beloved Queen Charlotte of England. Considerable details regarding her life and lineage are provided. The pages are black-bordered with mourning rules. See images for details. Reports from throughout the world are found throughout. Although some of the pages are close-trimmed at the bottom, there is no loss of text, and the issue is overall in very good condition. Note: Although never formally recognized as such, it is believed that Queen Charlotte, like Meghan Markle - the now-titled Duchess of Sussex, was also of mixe... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:49

$95.00
164231

TRANS-PACIFIC Airplane Flight AUSTRALIA Charles Kingsford Smith 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, June 9, 1928 * 1st Trans-pacific airplane flight ends * Southern Cross monoplane to Australia * Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith The front page has a one column heading: "FLYING 4 HOP INTO OPEN ARMS OF AUSTRALIA" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: At 8:54 am on 31 May 1928, Kingsford Smith and his crew left Oakland, California to make the first trans-Pacific flight to Australia. The flight was in three stages. The first (from Oakland to Hawaii) was 2,400 miles, took 27 hours 25 minutes and was... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:48

$38.00
164230

United States CUBAN EMBARGO BEGINNING Imposed Financial Sanctions 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319854745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., October 20, 1960 * United States embargo against Cuba beginning What has since become an extremely significant event in United States foreign relations, the embargo against Cuba with a three column heading on the front page: "U. S. Meeting Difficulties In Crackdown on Cuba". (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day Complete in 14 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:47

$39.00
164229

EARLY BASEBALL Championship Series w/ Box Scores New York Phila. 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054657650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, September 18, 1872 * Early baseball (game 8) * Brooklyn - Philadelphia - New York * Championship series The back page has small one column headings: "The Ball Field" "The Mutuals Again Victorious--They Defeat the Athletics Easily After a Fine Game--Score 10 to 3" with box scores (see photos). Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:46

$28.00
164760

DANIEL WEBSTER "Liberty and Union, Now and Forever" SPEECH 1830 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392069854066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 6, 1830 * Daniel Webster: "...liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable!" Daniel Webster was a leading American statesman during the nation's Antebellum Period. Webster's desire to see the Union preserved and conflict averted led him to search out compromises designed to stave off the sectionalism that threatened war between the North and South. Webster tried three times to achieve the Presidency; all three bids failed, the final one in part because of his compromises. Similarly, Webster's efforts to steer the nation away from civil war toward a definite peace ultimately proved futile. Despite this, Webster came to be esteemed for these ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:45

$49.99
164228

Best STAND BY ME Film Movie Opening Week (Friday) AD 1986 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319853507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 15, 1986 * "Stand by Me" film advertisement * Grand opening week movie premiere * Coming-of-age drama film - Rob Reiner A terrific issue on the 1st week (following Friday) of the motion picture hit "Stand by Me" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of c... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:45

$62.00
164227

JIM JONES Peoples Temple Guyana South America MASS SUICIDES 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054655227

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 24, 1978 * John Jones & the Peoples Temple * Jonestown - Guyana, South America * Mass suicide & killings The front page has a banner headline: "A Man Obsessed by Death "with a lead in: "CULT LEADER JIM JONES" with subheads. (see) More inside. The Rev. Jim Jones was founder and leader of the Peoples Temple, which is best known for the 1978 death of more than 900 Temple members in Jonestown, Guyana along with the deaths of nine other people at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown. This was the greatest single loss of American civilian life in a non-natural disaster until the events of September 11, 2001. The tragedy at Guyana also ranks among the largest mass suicid... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:40

$52.00
164759

TEXAS WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE w/ Santa Anna & Creek War Indians 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372344123516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, August 6, 1836 * Texas War for Independence * Santa Anna to be tried & shot * Creek War - Cherokees - Indians The ftpg. has a short report concerning the "outrages" due to the rescue of two runaway slaves (see). Other articles inside include: "Lynching Among the Indians" "The Creek War" with reports from Fort Mitchell, Alabama; "The Cherokees" "From Florida" "Mexico & the United States" "Western Indians" and "Texas", the latter mentioning that the Mexicans had not advanced and will not prosecute further operations against Texas, for the present, and with mention of Goliad, the Alamo, and San Jacinto (see). There is also mention that Santa Anna has been t... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:40

$34.99
164226

Early SEA SERPENT New England Northern Atlantic Coastal SIGHTING 1824 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054655040

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Wash. DC, Aug. 24, 1824 * Sea Serpent sightings Page 3 has an article which begins with: "...first appearance this season of the SEA SERPENT..." Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete with 4 pages, minor foxing and margin wear, general nice.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:39

$24.00
164758

Early NATIVE AMERICANS Indians Attack Family 18th Century 1792 British Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 392069850359

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1792 * Early Native Americans - Indians Near the back is three-quarters of a page of news headed: "America" mostly taken up with a very detailed and exciting account of a family attacked by Indians, noting how the mother and children were able to fend off the invaders not once but twice (see). A few other bits as well. Included are all 3 plates called for, one of which shows both sides of 3 coins. Complete in 96 pages, full title/contents page with an engraving of St. John's Gate, 5 by 8 inches, nice condition. This was the first periodical to use the word "magazine" in its title, having begun in 1731 and lasting until 1907.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:34

$29.99
164757

WOLFGANG AMADEDUS MOZART Austrian Classical Music Composer DEATH 1792 Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 392069849180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1792 * Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart death (1st report) * Austrian classical music era composer * Piano and violin prodigy Inside under the "Deaths" column is a brief albeit historic report: "In his 36th year, the celebrated John Chrysostom Wolfgang Theophillus Mozart, Mastro di Cappela to the Imperial Court of Vienna; whose very early and uncommon musical talents are described by the Hon Daines Barrington, in the "Philosophical Transactions", vol. LX. He was born at Saltzbourg, Jan. 17 1756." Note: a much more brief report of his death appears in the December, 1791 Gentleman's Magazine. Also within is "East India Intelligence" which be... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:31

$274.99
164225

Rare HITLER YOUTH Adolph Giving Nazi Salute & Abe Lincoln 1933 Rotogravure PHOTO


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054648142

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, rotogravure section only, Sept. 19, 1933 * Rarely seen Hitler Youth photo * Abraham Lincoln head construction The front page of this section has a photo showing early Hitler Youth marching in front of Adolph Hitler who is giving the Nazi salute. (see) Page 3 has a photo showing Abraham Lincoln's head being carved on Mount Rushmore. Other topics throughout. Complete with 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:28

$33.00
164224

Best ROCK HUDSON Hollywood Golden Age Movie Film Actor DEATH 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319841064

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 3, 1985 * Rock Hudson death (1st report) * Hollywood Golden Age actor * Movie - film leading man * Best title to be had ? The top of the font page has two photos of Rock Hudson captioned: "Rock Hudson as he appeared in mid-1960's, and in 1985 after he was stricken with AIDS." beneath which is a heading: "Rock Hudson Dies at 59 After Fighting AIDS" with subhead: "Longtime Hollywood Star Stunned the World When He Revealed That He Had Fatal Disease". The article carries over to page 30 where there are 5 more photos of him. 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:25

$127.00
164223

Whirlaway BELMONT STAKES Thoroughbred Horse Racing Triple Crown 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319840386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1941 * Whirlaway - horse racing * Belmont Stakes (last of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner (day of) The sport's section (page 14) has a banner headline: "Whirlaway Outstanding Choice Among Four Named for Belmont Stakes Today" with subheads. (see) This was to be the 3rd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse for the triple crown. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 32 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:24

$39.00
164222

Rare CORONADO San Diego County California1888 Newspaper w/ Hotel del Coronado AD


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054644972

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CORONADO EVENING MERCURY, California, February 11, 1888 * Uncommon title * Hotel del Coronado ad Very uncommon newspaper from this city in San Diego Bay. Considered an island, but technically a peninsula connected to the mainland by the "Silver Strand". This was the year the world-famous Hotel Del Coronado opened, with a front page advertisement for it (see). It opened as the largest resort hotel in the world. It remains very famous today. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some tears at the folds that are archival mended, some small margins tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:21

$39.00
164221

Rare PRESCOTT Pierce County WISCONSIN Late 19th Century 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054215678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRESCOTT TRIBUNE, Wisconsin, May 27, 1898 * Uncommon title * Pierce County Contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a few small margin tears, generally nice.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:47

$30.00
164220

ELIZABETH CITY North Carolina Nashville TN Yorktown VA Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054211508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1862 * Elizabeth City, North Carolina * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Nashville, 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: "Important From Fortress Monroe" "Union Account of the Fight Near Elizabeth City, N.C." "The Rebels Repulsed with Considerable Loss" "Reported Offer of the Surrender of North Carolina" "Our Army Before Yorktown" "North Alabama and Western Georgia at the Mercy of General Mitchel" "Rebel Report of the Recapture of Nashville" "The Rebel Losses at Corinth" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not frag... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:41

$30.00
164219

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN VA Shiloh P. G. T. Beauregard Death ? 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319375121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * General Beauregard death (false) * Battle of Shiloh, 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 SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "SKIRMISHES WITH THE REBELS" "The Advance Of Operations" "HIGHLY IMPORTANT" "Reported Death of General Beauregard" "Withdrawal of the Rebels from Fredericksburg" "The Battle Of Pittsburg Landing (Shiloh)" 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 h... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:40

$35.00
164217

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND North Carolina & Fort Henry 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054206340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, February 12, 1862 * Battle of Roanoke Island, North Carolina Among the front page column heads are: "The Burnside Expedition" "Capture of Roanoke Island" "Two or Three Days Hard Fighting" "Sinking & Capture of the Rebel Gunboats" "Interesting from Tennessee" "Preparations for an Attack on Fort Donelson" "A Desperate Battle Anticipated", 'The Tennessee River Swept of Rebel Boats" "Full Account of the Capture of Fort Henry" "The Union Fleet Under Fire" "The Rebel Prisoners Captured--Who They Are" and more. Complete in 8 pages, very light damp staining at the top, nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:33

$30.00
164216

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Lake Erie & Eastport, Maine Capture in War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054205389

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 23, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * Lake Erie - War of 1812 * Fort Sullivan, Eastport, Maine The ftpg. has : "Events of the War - Letter form Com. Chauncey to the Secretary of the Navy" dated at Sackett's Harbor & concerning events at Presque Isle. Also a bit on: "Squadron in the Chesapeake". Inside has; "Battle at Chippawa" "More Detached Militia" "Capture of Eastport" and another article also headed: "The Battle of Chippewa" and more on the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:32

$37.00
164215

ADMIRAL JOHN BYNG Execution on HMS Monarch for MINORCA Failure 1757 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054203466

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON MAGAZINE, England, March, 1757 * Admiral John Byng execution * Battle of Minorca failure Inside has a continuation of the article: "Voltaire's Essay on the Jews" which takes over 4 pages. Also a detailed article on the defense of Admiral Byng in his court martial case of having failed to relieve a besieged British garrison during the Battle of Minorca at the beginning of the Seven Years' War. Near the back is: "Admiral Byng Executed". Lacking the two plates called for. Complete in 48 pages, full title/contents page which features a great engraving of the skyline of London at the time, 5 by 8 inches, great condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:29

$57.00
164214

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 BOSTON Massachusetts w/ Jay's Treaty Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319365474

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston, Aug. 20, 1795 * Uncommon title * re. Jay's Treaty Over half of the ftpg. is taken up with an installment of: "Vindication of the Treaty of Amity, Commerce & Navigation with Great Britain" which was the controversial Jay Treaty. Pg. 3 has an item mentioning: "...our country will be involved in difficulties. Some say an embargo will take place." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:28

$44.00
164756

MODERN TIMES Charlie Chaplin Film Very 1st Movie REVIEW & Ad 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372343322565

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1936 * Charlie Chaplin's "Modern Times" * Opening Day in New York City review * Movie - film debut advertisements An inside page has the a review of the "new" film "Modern Times", considered by many as Chaplin;'s greatest film. The two column heading under "The Screen" reads: "Heralding the Return, After an Undue Absence, of Charlie Chaplin in 'Modern Times'" with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Also a one column heading: "CHAPLIN FANS JAM BLOCK AT OPENING" with subheads. (see) The same page also has a opening day advertisements as well. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produce... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:28

$44.99
164212

Rare BRITISH TITLE w/ Events Leading to the Revolutionary War 1775 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054202062

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MIDDLESEX JOURNAL & EVENING ADVERTISER, London, March 2, 1775 * Prelude to the Revolutionary War * Rare 18th century British title The ftpg. has a bit beginning: "The pamphlet entitled 'The Present Crisis With Respect to America Considered' was taken up, it seems, by Charles Fox, in the House of Commons...conceiving the work as a fabrication...". Over half of pg. 2 has news from America, most concerning the growing tensions that would lead to war. One item mentions: "...in the House of Commons...holds forth the olive branch to the deluded Americans upon terms honourable to the crown & Great in Britain...if not prevented by the rebellious machinations of the fanatical desperadoes; men o... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:26

$49.00
164211

Revolutionary War FATE OF LOYALISTST w/ St. Augustine Florida 1783 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319363551

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DREWRY'S DERBY MERCURY, England, July 31, 1782 * Rare Revolutionary War era title The ftpg. has a Resolve from the town of Boston concerning the Committee of Correspondence and how to treaty Loyalists: "...utmost of their power, oppose every enemy to the just rights & liberties of mankind; and that after so wicked a conspiracy against those rights & liberties by certain ingrates, most of them natives of these states & who have been refugees & declared traitors to their country, it is the opinion of this town that they ought never to be suffered to return but be excluded from having lot or potion among us...". The bkpg. has a notice: "...object of this consultation was to adopt some expedi... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:25

$46.00
164210

Rare & Early TUCSON ARIZONA TERRITORY Pima County Old Wild West 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054201283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Oct. 24, 1899 * Rare old West title A complete four page issue of this territorial newspapers, as Arizona did not became a state until 13 years later. Various news & ads of the day. Subscription label at the top notes "Territorial Library". Very nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:24

$39.00
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