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CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin America Good Will Tour Airplane Trip 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227323024

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH RECEIVES HONORS AND ACCLAIM AT SANTO DOMINGO" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage on Charles Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries. 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals ... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:13

$33.00
161416

Great PIONEER 1 NASA 1st Spacecraft Rocket LAUNCH Headline 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984609892

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MIRROR NEWS, Los Angeles, October 11, 1958 * Pioneer 1 launch * 1st NASA spacecraft The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROCKET SPINS TOWARD MOON IN U.S. 'FIRST'" with subhead. First report coverage on the launch of "Pioneer 1" which became the first spacecraft launched by NASA, the newly formed space agency of the United States. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-10 of a 5 section newspaper, minor margin wear, a little creasing, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:12

$47.00
161377

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West 1919 Newspaper BLIMP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224875856

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1919 * R-34 airship flight to America * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin * 1st aerial stowaway - William Ballantyne The front page has a very nice banner headline: "R-34 CROSSES OCEAN, LANDS SAFELY HERE; FUEL ALL BUT EXHAUSTED IN 108-HOUR TRIP; BATTLED WITH FOG AND STORMS FOUR DAYS" with many subheads and nice photo of the airship landing at Roosevelt Field. Also a photo of William Ballantyne, the first ever aeronautical stowaway who hid in the rigging. Much more in the following pages with more photos. Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Great for display. Always nice to have notable events in his... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:58

$72.00
161296

Best WILL ROGERS & Willie Post Deadly Airplane DEATHS Trip 1935 Alaska Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372222633192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FAIRBANKS DAILY NEWS-MINER, Alaska, Aug. 15, 1935 * Will Rogers and Willie Post * Day of the their airplane crash * Best title to be had ? An interesting issue, as this Alaska newspaper reports in the banner headline: "ROGERS AND POST TO GO TO BARROW". Wiley Post was a famed aviator, the first first to fly solo around the world, and Will Rogers was a very famous humorist. It would be on this very day that both would die in a plane crash near Point Barrow, Alaska. Terrific to have this report in an Alaska newspaper & from the closest city to the crash. Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2018 16:46

$73.00
161223

GORDON BENNETT TROPHY (Aeroplanes) Airplanes Races Rheims PHOTOS 1913 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391980067137

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, New York, Oct. 25, 1913 * Gordon Bennett Trophy (aeroplanes) A great aviation issue as the ftpg. is entirely taken up with a photo: "Front end of machine on which Prevost won the Gordon Bennett Cup". Two inside pages have more on: "The Rheims Aviation Meeting & the Gordon Bennett Cup Races - The Winners & Their Machines" Complete in 16 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends March 14, 2018 16:37

$29.00
161137

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372217876686

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, May 24, 1814 * Printed exclusively to report on the War of 1812 The front page has various "Documents" including item signed in type by John Armstrong, James Wilkinson, and Isaac Chauncey, all relating to the war. They carry over to take most of pg. 2 as well. Other content within includes; "Eighth Naval Victory" beginning: "I have the honor to inform you that we have this morning captured, after an action of 42 minutes, his majesty's brig Epervier..." signed by Warrington, captain of the Peacock. Also a letter from Savannah, another letter signed by: Isaac Chauncey, and "From Lake Champlain. The back page has: "The British Again at Oswego" "General Summary--Long Island So... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:41

$38.00
161114

KKK Ku Klux Klan Warning from Ulysses S. Grant Proclamation 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372217071939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY MERCURY, Constantine, Michigan, May 18, 1871 * KKK - Ku Klux Klan * Ulysses S. Grant warning The top of page 2 has: 'President Grant's Ku-Klux Proclamation" with the full text of the Proclamation concerning warning against all illegal activities of the Ku-Klux-Klan (see), signed by him in type: U.S. Grant. Four pages, browning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2018 09:52

$37.00
161025

GORDON COOPER Mercury-Atlas 9 Rocket Space Mission Flight 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975674476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TUCSON DAILY CITIZEN, Arizona, May 17, 1963 * Mercury-Atlas 9 manned space mission * Astronaut Cordon Cooper spaceflight The front page has a nice banner headline: "GORDO DOES IT! FEELS FINE" with subheads and five related photos. Incomplete issue containing 12 of a 44 page issue, nice for display as such.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:09

$40.00
161022

Rare SALEM WITCHES TRIALS 17th Century Book Advertisement 1693 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975670097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, Feb. 11, 1693 * Rare Salem witch trials advertisement * Very early and rare 17th century title The back page has an advertisement for the book "The Second Edition of the late TRYALS of several WITCHES in New-England. Written by Cotton Mather, and Published by the Special Command of the Governour." (see) This is the only periodical we have ever seen with any reference to the famous witch trials at Salem, Massachusetts, as the London Gazette made no mention of the trials or the executions A very uncommon item and the only period mention of this very notable event in American history. Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 1/4 by 12 1/4 inches, minor damp stain a... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:58

$345.00
161020

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214603384

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776 The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College." The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776". It measures 8 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, small repair to a lower corner, otherwise in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning ... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:52

$388.00
160994

CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin America Good Will Tour Airplane Trip 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212111119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH REACHES PORT OF CARTAGENA; COLOMBIA HAILS HIM" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage on Charles Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries continues on page 2 with a few related photos and map. 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:38

$33.00
160986

FIRST AIRSHIP to Land on Aircraft Carrier USS LOS ANGELES Zeppelin1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212102233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1928 * ZR-3, USS Los Angeles - zeppelin * USS Saratoga aircraft carrier The top of the front page has a one column heading; "LOS ANGELES LANDS ON BIG FLYING DECK OF PLANE CARRIER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1st airship to land on a aircraft carrier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:26

$35.00
160985

CHARLES LINDBERGH Anne Morrow YANGTZE River Plane Crash 1931 Rotogravure PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974216784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, November 1, 1931 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh & Anne Morrow * Airplane flight to the Orient * Yangtze River China crash photos This rotogravure section only has six front page photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's airplane crash on the Yangtze River in China. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:25

$35.00
160925

1st U.S. MAIL ROCKET Flight Frido Kessler at Greenwood NY 1936 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973417618

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1936 * 1st American rocket plane success * Rocket mail - Frido Kessler (1st report) * Greenwood Lake, New York Page 19 has one column headings that include: "MAIL IS DELIVERED BY ROCKET GLIDER", "Device Splutters for 2,000 Feet from New York to Jersey on Greenwood Lake", "Postmaster Is Obliging" and more. (see) First report coverage on the 1st successful test flight of the 1st U.S. rocket mail plane. 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 09:20

$70.00
160908

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean SEARCH ENDS 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972959737

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 19, 1937. * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Lost over the Pacific Ocean * Search officially ends - dead ? Page 3 has a one column heading: "Earhart Search Ended by Navy After 16 Days" (see) She went missing over two weeks earlier. Other news of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:43

$42.00
160891

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Last Stand Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210100140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, July 7, 1876 * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn The top of the front page has one column heads on the Custer Massacre, including: "On the Field Of Glory" "Custer, whom Grant Attempted to Disgrace, Dies Like a Brave Soldier at the Head of His Column" "Our Loss Over Three Hundred--that of the Indians Not Known--The Quaker Policy with the Red Man Won't Do". The text provides some of the earliest details of the tragedy, including: "...The Indians poured in a murderous fire, besides the greater portion fought on horseback. Custer, his two brothers, nephew and brother-in-law, were all killed and not one of his detachment ... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:04

$166.00
160870

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391972297836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1940 * Battle of Britain * London, England bombings * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "LONDON BOMBED THIRD TIME IN 24 HOURS" with subheads. (see) Nice coverage on the 1st air bombings on London during the Battle of Britain. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 01, 2018 15:36

$40.00
161396

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West 1919 Newspaper BLIMP


eBay Auction Item # 372227052683

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1919 * R-34 airship on the way * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West in flight * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin * 1st aerial stowaway - William Ballantyne The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "GIANT AIRSHIP R-34 STARTS FOR NEW YORK; LEFT EDINBURGH AT 1:48 THIS MORNING; GOING WELL NORTH OF IRELAND AT 5:30" with subheads and related photo. (see) More inside. Lengthy text. Nice for display Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends February 26, 2018 09:08

$47.00
160804

CHARLES LINDBERGH Spirit of St. Louis Atlantic Ocean FLIGHT Race 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372205701648

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh to be 1st * Race for Atlantic Ocean flight * Charles Nungesser lost at sea The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THREE SAW WHITE PLANE PASS NEAR HARBOR GRACE; STORMS DELAY FLIERS HERE" with subheads that include: "FLIERS TEST PLANES, AWAITING GOOD DAY" "Lindbergh In Two Flights" and more. (see) Reporting continues on page 2 with 2 related photos and map. Coverage on Charles Lindbergh and others getting ready to be the 1st to fly across the Atlantic Ocean solo. Also much on the disappearance of Charles Nungesser. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, light toning, a little irregular along th... See More  

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Ends February 25, 2018 15:28

$52.00
160750

CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin America Good Will Tour Airplane Trip 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969027749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a thre column headline: "LINDBERGH FLIES SAFELY TO NICARAGUA; CROSSES VOLCANOES, AVOIDS BATTLE ZONE; CHEERS OF 35,000 GREET HIM AT CAPITAL" with subheads more. (see) Lengthy coverage on Charles Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries continues on page 2 with related photo. Loads of text. 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 rema... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:22

$38.00
160748

AMELIA EARHART Receives Flying Trophy & Lady Nancy Astor w/ Photo 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372204736298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 4, 1932 * Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor * Visits America w/ photo * Amelia Earhart receives trophy Page 21 has a one column heading: "LADY ASTOR LAUDS OUR SELF-CRITICISM" with subheads and photo. (see) Also on the same page is a one column heading: "Amelia Earhart Gets Trophy For Flying" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:17

$37.00
160742

1ST AIRPLANE FLIGHT Wiley Post & Harold Gatty Around the World 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969015546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1931 * Wiley Post and Harold Gatty prevail * 1st airplane flight around the World * Hero's welcome in New York City The top of the front page has a nice five column headline: "POST AND GATTY END THEIR RECORD WORLD FLIGHT; CIRCLED GLOBE IN 8 DAYS, 15 HOURS, 51 MINUTES; 10,000 IN WILD DEMONSTRATION AT FIELD HERE" with many subheads and map. Much more on the following pages with full page pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:10

$50.00
160712

BELLANCA COLUMBIA Clarence Chamberlin Atlantic AIRPLANE Flight 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391968279300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1927. * 1st Tranatlantic flight of the Columbia * Wright-Bellanca WB-2 airplane * Clarence Chamberlin & Charles Levine The front page has a nice banner headline: "COLUMBIA LANDS 110 MILES FROM BERLIN AFTER 46 1/2 HOURS; TAKES ON GAS AND FLIES ON; COVERED 4,100 MILES, NEW DISTANCE RECORD" with several subheads, illustration and map. (see) Much more on the following pages. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2018 15:48

$57.00
161355

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Flight Fame DEATH 1974 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391982711003

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NEWS, New York, Aug. 27, 1974 * Charles Lindbergh death (1st report) The front page of this tabloid-size newspaper announces: "LINDBERGH DIES OF CANCER AT 72" with a photo of him from 1927 and a subhead: "Lone Eagle Is Buried In Hawaii". Text is on pg. 2 with a nice pictorial display at the centerfold. Nice back page photo as well. This is the "New Jersey" edition & larger as such, complete in 76 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2018 13:18

$34.99
161348

Explorer RICHARD E. BYRD Transatlantic Airplane Flight CRASH 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372224544423

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1927 * Richard Evelyn Byrd crash landing * Transatlantic flight - photos The front page has a nice banner headline: "BYRD'S OWN STORY OF DROP INTO THE SEA AFTER AGONIZING HOURS, LOST IN FOG ALOFT; SAW DEATH NEAR, TOOK LAST CHANCE AND WON" with many subheads. (see) Loads of text continues on the following pages with photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: Byrd was one of several aviators who attempted to win the Orteig Prize in 1927 for making the first nonstop flight between the United States and France. Once again Byrd named Floyd Bennett as his chief ... See More  

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Ends February 23, 2018 08:54

$37.00
161319

EARLY ROCKETS Rocketry Robert H. Goddard SPACE TRAVEL ? Universe 1929 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391982016700

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, section 11 only, December 15, 1929 * Robert H. Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Great & lengthy article Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "A GREAT ROCKET FOR EXPLORING OUTER SPACE" and also: "Professor Goddard's Missile, to Be Fired This Winter, Is to Do Pathfinding For Science & Is Expected to Reveal Many Secrets of the Ether" with 3 nice illustrations as well (see). Section 11 only with 20 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 22, 2018 14:09

$59.99
161314

Best MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong Apollo 11 1969 Wapakoneta OH Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391981865748

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WAPAKONETA DAILY NEWS, Ohio, July 21, 1969 * Best issue to have on this historic event ? * Neil Armstrong's hometown newspaper A great issue on this significant event as this newspaper is from Neil Armstrong's hometown. Typically issues of this date carried a headline "Man Walks On Moon" but this hometown newspaper personalized the report honoring their local hero with: "NEIL STEPS ON THE MOON" (see). This is likely the only newspaper in the country with such a headline, and not being able to have a newspaper from where the event happened, this would be the next best thing. The front page photo shows Neil's parents. The issue is complete in 10 pages and is in excellent condition. A ve... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2018 10:17

$349.99
161275

Great WRIGHT BROTHERS Kitty Hawk Airplane Flight 25th Birthday 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372222525698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 11 only, December 16, 1928 * Wright Brothers - Orville & Wilbur * Kitty Hawk, North Carolina airplane flight * 25th anniversary - there own story The front page of this section 11 only has a nice banner headline: "1903--THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR--1928; The Story of the First Epochal Flights of Orville and Wilbur Wright, twenty-five Years Ago Tomorrow, And of the Stirring Events That Have Taken Place in Aviation in the Quarter Century Since" with smaller subheads and 4 related illustrations. (see) Lengthy text takes up entire front page and continues inside. Great for display. More related material on the following pages. Other topics throughout. Complete section... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2018 13:51

$67.00
161238

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman TRANSCONTINENTAL Airplane Flight Record 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391980505417

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WORLD TELEGRAM, New York City, August 26, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * 1st woman flight record * Aviation - airplanes The front page has a three column heading: "Amelia Earhart Lands in Newark, First of Sex to Fly U. S. Non-Stop" with subhead and nice photo of Earhart. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on Amelia Earhart becoming the first women to make a non-stop transcontinental flight. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 20, 2018 09:25

$57.00
160600

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Airplane Flight SUCCESS 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199438753

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Atlantic Ocean flight success * Triumphal visits in France The top of the front page has a four column headline: "FRENCH DEPUTIES ACCLAIM LINDBERGH AS MOST AUDACIOUS HERO OF CENTURY; 'PROPHET OF A NEW ERA,' SAYS BLEROIT" with many subheads and related photo. Loads of text continues on the following pages with another related photo. 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 content, allowing ... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:41

$44.00
160598

CHARLES LINDBERGH Transatlantic Airplane Welcome HOME w/ Photos 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199435611

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1927. * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Transatlantic flight welcome home The front page has a nice three line banner headline: "NATION PAYS ITS HOMAGE TO LINDBERGH; ACCLAIMED BY 300,000 IN TRIUMPHAL RIDE; PRESIDENT PINS CROSS ON YOUNG AIR HERO" with many subheads and related photo. Much more on the inside pages with several photos. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:35

$72.00
160595

ADOLPH HITLER Married to Eva Braun & Still Alive in Europe ? 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391965018974

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1945 * Adolph Hitler & Eva Braun married * Is he still alive in Europe ? * Post-World War II - WWII An interesting two column headline near the bottom of the front page: "Zhukoff Says Hitler Wed Actress In Berlin, May Be Alive in Europe". The article begins: "Adolf Hitler married two days before Berlin's fall and the lovers may have escaped from the German capital by plane..." and a quote noting: "...'We have found no corpse that could be Hitler's,'...". The complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:31

$57.00
160587

JAMES H. DOOLITTLE Very 1st BLIND Airplane Flight & Wall Street 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391965013719

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1929 * Aviator James H. Doolittle * 1st blind airplane flight * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings that include: "'BLIND' PLANE FLIES 15 MILES AND LANDS; FOG PERIL OVERCOME" "Doolittle In Successful Test Takes Off and Alights Without View of Ground" "Instruments Only Guide" and more. (see) First report coverage on the very first "blind flight" by James H. Doolittle. Also on the front page is a two column heading: "Stock Leaders Sag in Wave of Liquidation; 863 Issues, a Record, Dealt In on Exchange" (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was less than 30 days away ? Other news, sports and adv... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2018 15:15

$42.00
160557

Thomas F. MANTELL UFO INCIDENT Flying Saucer Disk Airplane DEATH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199102877

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, January 9, 1948 * Thomas F. Mantell * UFO incident (1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "Mystery Objects Revive Stories Of 'Flying Saucers'" First report coverage on the Mantell UFO incident in Kentucky among others. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:49

$56.00
160555

TRANSATLANTIC AIRPLANE FLIGHTS Charles Lindbergh Dieudonné Costes 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391964774516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, September 7, 1930 * Charles A. Lindbergh & Dieudonné Costes * Achieve transatlantic flights opposite ways * Aviators - aviation pioneers - airplanes The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "COSTE AND LINDBERGH: TWO EPIC FLIGHTS" with subhead: "Their Skill and Courage in the Blazing of a Two-Way Trail Above the Ocean Between New York and Paris Have Made Them the Outstanding Pioneers in the Applied Science of Aerial Navigation" (see) Also photos of each pioneer with map of their routes. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:47

$45.00
160481

APOLLO 8 SPACE MISSION 1st To Leave Earth's Orbit & Reach MOON 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196803074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, December 26, 1968 * Apollo 8 human spaceflight * 1st manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit * 1st to reach the Moon * James Lovell - Frank Borman - William Anders The front page has five column headline: "Apollo 8 Is Hurtling Back From History Making Flight" with related photo. (see) Complete with all 22 pages, small binding holes along the spine, good condition. wikipedia: Apollo 8, the second human spaceflight mission in the United States Apollo space program, was launched on December 21, 1968, and became the first manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit, reach the Earth's Moon, orbit it and return safely to Earth. The three-astronaut crew &mdas... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 14:52

$46.00
160375

HOWARD HUGHES Says H-4 Hercules SPRUCE GOOSE Airplane Can Fly ? 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192402421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1947 * Howard Hughes * H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose) * He claims it can fly (1st report) The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "HUGHES PROMISES TO EXILE HIMSELF IF BIG PLANE FAILS" "His Reputation Is Involved and He Will Quit U.S. if Craft Is Useless, He Tells Senators" "Army 'Hatred' Is Alleged" and more. (see) Also a five column headline on page 3: "Hughes 'Will Exile' Himself if His Giant Plane Fails" with related photo. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 70+ pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:33

$88.00
160373

CHARLES LEALE Abraham Lincoln Theatre Assassination Doctor DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192401180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1932 * Dr. Charles Augustus Leale M.D. death * Doctor who attended Abraham Lincoln * Amelia Earhart visits Brussels, Belgium Page 9 has a one column heading: "Mrs. Putnam Honored By Belgian King" with subhead. (see) Page 21 has a one column heading: "DR. C. A. LEALE DIES; SAW LINCOLN SHOT" with subheads and photo. (see) Charles Leale was the first doctor to arrive at the presidential box at Ford's Theatre after John Wilkes Booth shot Abraham Lincoln. His efforts allowed Lincoln to live until the next morning. 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 advertise... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:31

$47.00
160342

CHARLES LINDBERGH Transcontinental Airplane Flight SPEED Record 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372191476233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1930 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Transcontinental flight record * Early aviation era original The front page has a three column headline: "LINDBERGH SETS A RECORD FROM COAST OF 14 3/4 HOURS WITH WIFE AS NAVIGATOR; FLIES 180 MILES AN HOUR AT 14,000 FEET" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related photo and map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports, 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... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2018 11:52

$52.00
160340

CHINA CLIPPER 1st Trans-Pacific Airmail AIRPLANE Flight PHOTOS 1935 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959820683

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, December 1, 1935 * China Clipper airplane flight photos * 1st Trans-Pacific airmail commercial service The front page of this rotogravure section has 3 related photos concerning the famous airmail flight across the Pacific. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, tiny binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 10, 2018 11:49

$37.00
160282

Forts Ontario & Oswego Plans & Early American Map - 1757 British Publication


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391957928463

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1757 Among the inside pages is a quite lengthy & detailed article titled: "An Historical Account of American Affairs during the Two last years, with a particular journal of the Siege & Surrender of Oswego" with this text taking over six pages (see photos for portions). This text also includes a report headed "Account of the Surrender of Fort Granville" & "Col. Armstrong's Success against Kittanning". Included as well is a very nice half page map headed: "Plan of the Forts Ontario and Oswego with Part of the River Onondago and Lake Ontario", including a key to the noted points on the map (see photos). The more significant item in this issue is the... See More  

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Ends February 07, 2018 11:41

$540.00
160251

FLIGHT 823 Douglas DC-6 Airplane LaGuardia Takeoff Crash DISASTER 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184730218

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 2, 1957 * Northeast Airlines Flight 823 * Douglas DC-6 airplane crash * LaGuardia Airport takeoff The front page has a nice banner headline: "25 DIE, 37 HURT IN [LANE CRASH" with subheads and a few related photos. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Northeast Airlines Flight 823 was a scheduled flight departing from New York City's LaGuardia Airport en route to Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida on February 1, 1957, but crashed shortly after takeoff. The equipment used on this flight was a Douglas Aircraft Company DC-6A four-engined propeller airl... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:08

$39.00
160211

French Aviator LOUIS BLERIOT 1st English Channel AIRPLANE Flight 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372183698195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 26, 1909 * Louis Bleriot * English Channel 1st flight * Heavier than air aircraft Page 8 has over a full column taken up with reporting the historic first flight across the English Channel, a feat which many predicted would never happen for many years despite a prize offered by the Daily Mail newspaper (first offered in 1908, then extended to 1909). The Frenchman, Louis Bleriot, was the winner. The column heads: "CROWDS SCARED BY AIRSHIP" "British Mob Tries to Wreck the French Channel Flier" with more (see). Twelve pages, various margin tears, most loose at the spine. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:36

$55.00
160156

KEN KOENECKE Brooklyn Dodgers MLB Baseball KILLED on Airplane 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178820388

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1935 * Len Koenecke killed on airplane * MLB Brooklyn Dodgers baseball The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "KOENECKE'S PILOT IS HELD AS SLAYER" with subheads and two related photos. (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 48 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After being sent home from the road trip, he caught a commercial flight for New York City. During the flight, he drank a quart of whiskey and became very drunk. After harassing other passengers and striking a stewardess, the pilot had to si... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2018 07:48

$45.00
160130

SPRUCE GOOSE Howard Hughes Airplane Construction & NAZI MISSLES 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391952231324

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1946 * "Spruce Goose" flying boat * Howard Hughes construction * Nazi rockets showing a trend Page 5 has a four column photo with heading: "The World's Largest Flying Boat Taking Shape In California" which shows the famous "Spruce Goose" airplane under construction by Howard Hughes. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also a two column heading on the same page: "Germany's Missiles", "Some of Weapons in Which Enemy Was Well Ahead of U.S. Show Future Trend" which shows a list of some of the rockets used by the Germans, showing a trend of increasing technology over time. Other news, sports and advertiseme... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:06

$42.00
160124

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391952225593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a four headline announcing: "NO WORD IN 28 HOURS OF GERMAN PLANE, LAST SEEN HEADING TO SEA OFF IRELAND; SLEET IN MIDDLE ATLANTIC; CLOUDY HERE" with many subheads & photo. Lengthy text continues on Page 2. (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, a few binding slits along the spine, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first successf... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2018 14:54

$52.00
160019

TOKYO JAPAN Fifth Fleet USS Enterprise AIRPLANE Attack Raid 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949370745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, February 16, 1945 * Fifth Fleet Tokyo, Japan attack * USS Enterprise aircraft carrier The front page has a six column headline: "TOKYO POUNDED SECOND DAY" with subhead and related map. (see) Coverage of the first U.S. carrier airplane attack on Tokyo, Japan. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the central fold, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:41

$35.00
160018

Very Rare 17th Century PROTESTANT 335 Years Old 1682 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949370508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE IMPARTIAL PROTESTANT MERCURY, London, England, Feb. 7, 1681/2 (year is dependent upon which calendar was used at the time) This single-sheet newspaper is a fascinating paper published during this time of struggle between Catholics and Protestants in government. Measures 7 by 11 1/2 inches, very ice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:40

$235.00
159971

Historic NCs Curtiss Airplane Flying Boats TRANSATLANTIC Flights 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372171502170

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1919 * Curtiss NCs flying boats * Transatlantic flights The front page has a nice banner headline: "HAWKER, IN BIPLANE, CROSSING THE OCEAN; RIVAL PLANE WRECKED AS IT TRIES TO RISE; NO WORD FROM TOWERS AND MISSING NC-3; TRYING TO SAVE NC-1; NC-4 STILL AT HORTA" with many subheads and related map. (see) Much more on the following pages with related pictorial. Loads of text. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few week later when Alcock & Brown made the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight, and then of course the first non-stop solo flight by Lindbergh 8 years later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this ... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2018 15:08

$46.00
159872

ROMA U.S. Army Hydrogen AIRSHIP Norfolk Virginia CRASH Disaster 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167524998

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1922 * Airship Roma disaster * Norfolk, Virginia crash * United States Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "GIANT ARMY DIRIGIBLE WRECKED, 34 DEAD, 11 ARE SAVED; VICTIMS PERISH WHEN ROMA BURSTS INTO FLAMES AFTER FALL; COLLAPSE OF RUDDER CAUSES TRAGEDY ON SHORT TRIAL FLIGHT" with subheads and 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 with all 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine with other light margin wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The United States purchased the Roma from the Italian government... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:00

$52.00
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