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166608

LORIN MAAZEL Child Prodigy Conductor Violinst Composer w/ Photo 1939 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125930510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1939 * Lorin Maazel as a child music prodigy * American conductor, violinist & composer The top of page 32 has a six column heading: "Musical Prodigy Will Appear at Two Fair Performances" with subheads and photo. (see) Other new of the day. Complete 1st section with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 12:30

$33.00
166607

CRESCENT CITY Florida School Bus & Train Tragedy & John Dillinger 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439701083

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1933 * Crescent City, Florida * School bus & train disaster * John Dillinger gang member The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "10 CHILDREN KILLED AS TRAIN HITS BUS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Crescent city, Florida school bus tragedy. The back page has a one column heading: "GANGSTER KILLS CHICAGO OFFICER" with subheads. First report coverage on John Hamilton, one of John Dillinger's gang members. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 12:16

$34.99
166606

JACK HALEY "Wizard of Oz" Tin Man Movie Film Actor DEATH 1991 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439695294

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1979 * Jack Haley death (1st report) * Stage - film - movie actor & singer * "Wizard of Oz" Tin Man fame The top of page D23 (next to last page) has a two column heading: "Jack Haley, Comic Actor, Dead; Played the Tin Woodman in 'Oz'" with 2 photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 4 sections (96 pages), light toning along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 12:09

$49.99
166605

OPERATION DRAGOON Southern France Invasion World War II 1944 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125908095

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1944 * Operation Dragoon (1st report) * Southern France invasion * Allies invade Nazis The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "ALLIES DRIVE INLAND IN SQUTHERN FRANCE TO JOIN FORCES POUNDING NAZIS IN NORTH; FOE'S RIVIERA BEACH DEFENSES CRUMBLE" with subheads and related photo. Much more inside. First report coverage on "Operation Dragoon" in Southern France. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 11:59

$47.00
166604

GREAT TRAIN WRECK Camp Hill Disaster Whitemarsh Township PA 1856 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439666122

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, July 19, 1856 * Great Train Wreck of 1856 * Whitemarsh Township, Pennsylvania * The Camp Hill Disaster The front page has an article headed: "THE DISASTER ON THE NORTH PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD" "Further Particulars" "Sixty Lives Supposed to be Lost" and more with list of the killed. (see) Text takes up over 2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Great Train Wreck of 1856 occurred in Whitemarsh Township, Pennsylvania, between Camp Hill Station and Fort Washington Station, on July 17, 1856. Two trains, traveling on the same track in converging directions, collided, killing between 59 and 67, and injuring over 100. T... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2018 11:51

$29.99
166603

NEW YORK YANKEES 1st World Series as Champions Game 1 GIANTS 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125895566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1923 * New York Yankees World Series * 1st year as champions (game 1) * 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GIANTS VICTORS, 5-4; 58,000 SEE YANKS LOSE STIRRING GAME" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section with box scores. This was to be the first year the Yankees became World Series champions. It was also their first year playing at Yankee Stadium, "The House That Ruth Built". Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a little spine wear, small tear along top margin, generally nice. w... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2018 11:32

$39.99
166602

MIRACLE IN THE ANDES Flight 571 Airplane Rugby Team Crash RESCUE 1972 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125890933

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, December 23, 1972 * Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 * Miracle in the Andes rescue (1st report) * Rugby team - airplane crash - "Alive" Page 6-B has a three column heading: "16 Survive Ordeal in Andes" This story was featured in the movie "Alive" and has to be one of the most amazing feats of survival in aviation history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, a little wear on the front page with a few archival mends on page 2, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 24, 2018 11:22

$37.00
166601

NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE Long Island New York Freak Storm 1938 Brooklyn Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439537746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BROOKLYN EAGLE, New York, September 23, 1938 * New England hurricane * Long Island, New York * 1938 Freak Storm The front page has a nice banner headline: "19 Die, 39 Missing In L. I. Hurricane" with subheads and related photos. More inside. First section only with 16 pages, this issue has damaged with margin wear and tears, some creasing as well, nice for display as such. Sold as is.

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Ends September 24, 2018 09:51

$29.99
166600

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Airplane 1st SOLO Flight PHOTO 1927 Rotogravure


eBay Auction Item # 372439533929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Herald-Tribune, May 29, 1927. * Charles Lindbergh's transatlantic flight * Great portrait photograph for display The front page of this photo section has a great portrait photograph of Charles Lindbergh with heading: "New York, 7:51 A. M., May 20---CHARLES A. LINDBERGH---Paris, 5:21 P. M., May 21" (see) Terrific for display. Lindbergh made his historic flight earlier in the week. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, this rotogravure section has some damage with wear at the folds and margins with some creasing as well, Nice for display as such.

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Ends September 24, 2018 09:46

$29.99
166599

EARLY Rare 17th Century 321 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1697 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439521988

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 27, 1697 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a n... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2018 09:34

$19.99
166598

Early 19th Century HARTFORD CT Connecticut War of 1812 Lake Erie 1814 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125788929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, March 1, 1814 Page 2 has several War of 1812 items under headings: "Events Of The War" "On Lake Erie" "Niagara Frontier". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 08:26

$27.00
166597

FRANCIS R. SHUNK 10th Governor of Pennsylvania DEATH 1848 Lancaster Pa Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125786933

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LANCASTER INTELLIGENCER, Pennsylvania, July 25, 1848 All columns on all 4 pages are black-bordered for the death of the governor, Francis R. Shunk. As might be imagined page 2 has much on his death. Four pages, a piece from near the spine affects text but fortunately nothing concerning the Shunk reports, otherwise good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 24, 2018 08:20

$29.99
166596

Rare SLAVES ADVERTISEMENTS Slavery New Orleans LA ANTEBELLUM 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125785260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, Dec. 27, 1848 * Southern newspaper with slave advertisements Page 2 has a small bit: "For California" about a ship headed there, and: "...a most safe, comfortable and speedy means of transportation to the El Dorado of California." Page 3 has 8 illustrated "Reward" ads for runaway slaves, not a surprise in a New Orleans newspaper. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 08:15

$39.99
166595

JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125775738

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MORNING HERALD, Uniontown, Pennsylvania, Aug. 15, 1945 * Japanese surrenders * World War II ends * Nice headline for display In large, bold, red letters: "JAPS SURRENDER" with a lead-in: "President Announces" and also: "Allies Control Hirohito". Various related subheads on the front page as well as photos of "General MacArthur" and "President Truman". Complete in 20 pages & two sections. Some dirtiness & minor fold rubbing to the ftpg., generally good.

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Ends September 24, 2018 08:04

$57.00
166594

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH 49ers Mining Miners Sufferings Dust Prices 1849 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392125772604

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Boston, Jan. 13, 1849 * California gold rush - 49ers Page 2 has an article: "From California" which includes: "...the price of gold dust in the 'diggins' had fallen to six dollars an ounce, being less than one third its real value at the U.S. Mint...There was much suffering at the mines & even apprehensions of famine in consequence of the multitudes arriving from all quarters..." and a bit more. Also a brief item: "New California Association" being created for those headed west (see). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2018 07:53

$49.99
166593

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372439443571

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 26, 1782 * General Benedict Arnold * Benjamin Franklin & more Page 4 has: "...General Arnold lately arrived in town from New York, was at Court...was introduced to his Majesty & graciously received...Earl Cornwallis had a conference upwards of 3 hours with Lord G. Germaine & yesterday General Arnold with upwards of 2 hours...". Further on includes: "...we are assured that Dr. Franklin...laid before the French Ministry the outlines of a new treaty of alliance between France and Congress & that it had been revised, altered, and signed on the part of the French King...it is said the Americans, provided they are assisted by their allies to dispossess Grea... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2018 07:47

$57.00
166578

MS ST. LOUIS Jews Jewish Refugees Voyage of the Damned w/ PHOTOS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392124174100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1939.. * German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis * Jewish refugees are refused in Cuba * The Voyage of the Damned - Jews The top of page 39 has a one column heading: "CUBA MAY RELENT ON 907 REFUGEES" with subheads and 3 related photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: MS St. Louis was a German ocean liner. In 1939, she set off on a voyage in which her captain, Gustav Schröder, tried to find homes for over 900 Jewish refugees from Germany. Due to countries' immigration policies based o... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 15:37

$49.99
166577

HUGO BLACK United States Supreme Court KKK Klux Klux Klan ? 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436760808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1937 * Hugo Black - American politician and jurist * Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court * Klu Klux Klan - KKK member ? The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SENATOR BLACK NOMINATED AS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE; QUICK CONFIRMATION BALKED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Hugo Black being nominated as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Black was accused by many of being associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38, this is the rare rag edition tha... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 15:28

$37.00
166576

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436698466

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 September 21, 2018 14:27

$57.00
166575

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


eBay Auction Item # 392124097370

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 September 21, 2018 12:56

$39.99
166574

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436576879

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 September 21, 2018 12:02

$34.99
166573

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


eBay Auction Item # 392124069421

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 September 21, 2018 11:52

$34.99
166572

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436552732

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 September 21, 2018 11:35

$57.00
166571

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436543344

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 September 21, 2018 11:29

$49.99
166570

Rare ALBUQUERQUE NM Bernalillo County New Mexico Territory 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436536784

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 September 21, 2018 11:23

$69.99
166569

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ten Percent Plan Proclamation of Amnesty1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392124056113

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 September 21, 2018 11:14

$44.99
166568

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436515584

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 September 21, 2018 11:04

$23.00
166567

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


eBay Auction Item # 372436509300

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 September 21, 2018 11:00

$34.99
166566

INVASION OF PENNSYLVANIA Confederates Advance GETTYSBURG1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436387911

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 September 21, 2018 09:56

$49.99
166565

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


eBay Auction Item # 392124016537

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 September 21, 2018 09:48

$24.99
166564

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


eBay Auction Item # 392124014468

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 September 21, 2018 09:43

$39.99
166563

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


eBay Auction Item # 392124003747

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 September 21, 2018 09:19

$34.99
166562

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL Westward Train & Cortege 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436358569

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 September 21, 2018 09:15

$34.99
166561

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123991263

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 September 21, 2018 09:03

$49.99
166560

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


eBay Auction Item # 392123982462

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 September 21, 2018 08:49

$44.99
166559

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


eBay Auction Item # 392123980117

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 September 21, 2018 08:44

$24.99
166543

Very Early BABE RUTH Red Sox Rookie Baseball Pitcher Gm 2 1914 Boston Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123972865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Boston, July 16, 1914 * Babe Ruth as a pitcher * Boston Red Sox vs. Tigers * Second ever MLB baseball game * Best title to be had ? - rare as such Page 4 has a report on the upcoming baseball game between Detroit and Boston for that day, headed: "May Tie For Second Today" "Boston Americans Will Have Chance to Jump from Fifth to Second Place..." and which includes the text: "With Joe Wood, Ray Collins, George Ruth, Ernest Shore...ready to pitch against the Detroit club". (see photo) This was to be just the second professional baseball game in which Babe Ruth played, and great to have this report--albeit rather inconspicuous--in a Boston newspaper. Very rare as s... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:25

$99.99
166542

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123971753

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE. Mass., June 19, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flies across the Atlantic Ocean The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FRIENDSHIP MAKES LANDING AT SOUTHAMPTON, ENG., TODAY" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart's famous Atlantic Ocean flight. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:21

$49.99
166541

1699 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 319 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Auction Item # 392123968465

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 26, 1699 * Earliest of newspapers to be had * 17th century original This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this wo... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:15

$24.99
166540

RARE & Early 18th Century 1723 London England Old Newspaper w/ Great Engraving


eBay Auction Item # 372436297746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY JOURNAL OR SATURDAY'S POST, London, Sept. 5, 1719 * Great masthead engraving * Early 18th century original This title has one of the more beautiful & intricately engraved mastheads to be seen, and this issue has a particularly nicely-inked impression, making it an ideal issue for display. Various news items from Europe. Present are all 6 pages, as more typically the back leaf is lacking as it was often loose from pages 1-4 (there was no tax on 4 pg. newspapers at the time). Measures 8 1/2 by 14 inches, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:10

$47.00
166539

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong Buzz Aldrin APOLLO 11 Photos 1969 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436289504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, California, July 21, 1969 * Neil Armstrong * Man walks on the Moon The front page has a nice banner headline: "WALK ON MOON; 'That's One Small Step for Man...One Giant Leap for Mankind'" with subheads and two large related photos. (see) Much more inside. Great for display. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 08:05

$69.99
166538

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTO 1969 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436285064

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 spaceflight takeoff * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The front page has a nice banner headline: "OFF TO THE MOON !" with large photo of the takeoff. Nice for display. More on page 2. First report coverage at the beginning of the historic flight of Apollo 11 which put the very first humans on the Moon. Most issues that were saved was the actual Moon landing making this issue somewhat more uncommon. This is the complete 1st section only (pages 1-18), nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 07:59

$39.99
166537

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 Splashdown Success 1969 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436280963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 24, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission success * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal reached The top of the front page has a nice banner headline in white lettering within red background: "HAIL COLUMBIA !" Also another banner headline: "SAFE AT HOME!; Moon-naut Splashdown On Target" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this somewhat more uncommon. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, a little wear along the central fold, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 21, 2018 07:54

$39.99
166536

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong Buzz Aldrin APOLLO 11 Photos 1969 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372436262000

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 21, 1969 * Neil Armstrong * Man walks on the Moon The front page has an offbeat banner headline: "SPACE REUNION" with a large example of the famous blurry photo on the surface of the Moon. Also three small photos of the astronauts within the masthead. Much more on the following pages, Great for display. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2018 07:42

$59.99
166535

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


eBay Auction Item # 372435590079

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 September 20, 2018 12:50

$89.99
166534

GREAT FALL RIVER FIRE Massachusetts Conflagration Disaster 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392123499183

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 September 20, 2018 12:40

$37.00
166533

CLEVELAND INDIANS vs. Dodgers World Series of Baseball CHAMPIONS 1920 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372435558976

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, October 13, 1920 * Cleveland Indians * World Series champions * MLB Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 14) has a two column heading: "Indians Win Championship Of World When Covaleskie Pitches Them to Victory" First report coverage on the Cleveland Indians winning the 1920 World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, some margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 20, 2018 12:22

$37.00
166532

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


eBay Auction Item # 392123476326

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 September 20, 2018 12:09

$37.00
166531

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


eBay Auction Item # 392123467723

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 September 20, 2018 11:56

$34.99
166530

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


eBay Auction Item # 372435536575

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 September 20, 2018 11:46

$79.99
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