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164139

AMELIA EARHART 1st Transatlantic Airplane Flight Solo PHOTOS 1932 NY Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050832378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE section only of the New York Times, June 5, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve in airplane solo The front page of this rotogravure section has eight related photos (full page) concerning Amelia Earhart's recent solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean. One photos shows the 1st person to greet Earhart on the farm in Ireland. Great for display. Six pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:07

$40.00
164053

ELIZABETH BACON CUSTER George Armstrong's Widow WILLS War Relics 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049363589

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1933 * Elizabeth Bacon Custer's will filed * General George Armstrong Custer widow The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "RELICS OF CUSTER WILLED BY WIDOW" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:33

$46.00
164029

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372312127418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, EXTRA, July 21, 1969 * Neil Armstrong * Man walks on the Moon The front page has a nice banner headline: "ON THE MOON!; U.S. Makes First Manned Landing" with subhead and related illustration. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total) of a normally 5 section, 80 page issue. Great for display as such.

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:43

$47.00
163985

HERRIN IL Illinois KKK Ku Klux Klan War S. GLENN YOUNG Killed 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309734158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1925 * Herrin IL Illinois * Ku Klux Klan * S. Glenn Young The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TROOPS HOLD HERRIN AFTER SLAYING OF 4, INCLUDING YOUNG" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Ku Klux Klan confrontation at Herrin Illinois in which S. Glenn Young was killed. 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 36 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:13

$52.00
163926

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane 2nd Around World Flight Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046180784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1937. * Amelia Earhart around the World 2nd attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) Page 25 has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART ENDS FIRST LEG OF TRIP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on her 2nd attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance the following month in which she was never found. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:23

$38.00
163914

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308671561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18 1937. * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Lost over the Pacific Ocean * Search ending - dead ? The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "NAVY TO STOP HUNT FOR MISS EARHART" with subheads. (see) She went missing over two weeks earlier. The search would officially end on this day. 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 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:08

$44.00
163850

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight LOST in Pacific Ocean Fred Noonan 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392044733277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1937. * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Over the Pacific Ocean - Fred Noonan The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "EARHART SEEKERS ENDURE FIERCE SUN" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2018 15:05

$40.00
163772

HOWARD HUGHES & Jean Batten Harmon Trophy for Aviation Airplane 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392041863749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 1, 1937 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Aviatrix Jean Batten * Harmon Trophy presentation Page 9 has a one column heading: "Air Prize For Hughes; Jean Batten Honored" with subhead and photos. See image for report here. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than ind... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2018 14:41

$35.00
163752

GEORGE WASHINGTON Presidential Inauguration En Route Travels 1789 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392041844347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SALEM MERCURY, Massachusetts, May 5, 1789 * President George Washington A terrific issue from the beginning days of the United States, with page 2 reporting on the formal reception of Washington to Philadelphia en-route to his inauguration in New York a few days later. Then page 3 begins with the very detailed account of his arrival in New York City, beginning: "This day, at about half after 2 o'clock, the PRESIDENT of the United States landed at Murray's Wharf..." with much, much more (see). It even describes the clothes he was wearing. But perhaps the most notable content--and the first we have seen this in any newspaper--is the detailed report on how the inaugural ceremonies are to... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2018 14:20

$866.00
163717

MONGAUP POND Catskill Mountains Peak Airplane Crash Disaster 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372302491601

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1934 * Mongaup Pond, Catskill Mountains * Curtiss T-32 Condor II airplane crash The top of the front page has a two column heading: "PLANE FOUND WITH 7 DEAD ON A PEAK IN CATSKILLS; CRASHED IN WOODS IN FOG" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on the following pages with related photos and map including all the victims. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rat... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:26

$38.00
163711

HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Very 1st FLIGHT to America Lakehurst 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392040942590

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DIRIGIBLE REACHES NEW YORK AT 4:55 A.M. IN RECORD FLIGHT; GOES ON TO LAKEHURST BASE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st flight of the infamous airship to America. Lengthy article continues on page 3 with related photo and map. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 09, 2018 15:14

$57.00
163674

FUTURE OF AVIATION Airplanes Dirigibles - Charles Lindbergh Glen H. Curtiss 1930


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372301636100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Automobiles, Aviation (Section 12) only, May 4, 1930 * Charles Lindbergh & more * Future of aviation The front page of this section has a banner headline: "FUTURE OF AIR TRANSPORT: BY THREE LEADERS Colonel Lindbergh, Dr. Hugo Eckner and Glenn H. Curtiss Discuss the Promise of Aviation and Predict New Safety and Speed for Plane and Dirigible Over Land and Sea--Airship Ocean Lanes Laid Out for Passenger Service Across the North and South Atlantic" with subheads and four related photos. Other topics throughout. Complete (section 12) only with all 20 pages, toning with some wear and chipping at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends June 08, 2018 15:23

$33.00
163667

Rare BABE RUTH Catches Baseball from AIRPLANE for World Record 1926 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372301632806

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1926 * Babe Ruth catches baseball from airplane * New York Yankees - major league baseball Near the bottom of the front is a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Catches Ball From Airplane; Seventh Attempt Gives Him World's Record" (see) A nice curiosity on Ruth that probably was only reported in a NYC publication. Nice to have in this famous title. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 08, 2018 15:16

$82.00
163644

AMELIA EARHART Famous disappearance World Flight Tests Ends 1937 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372300630347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1937 * Amelia Earhart ends World Flight tests * Famous disappearance over Pacific Ocean fame Page 8 has has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Ends World Flight Tests" with subhead. (see) This would be the flight that Earhart would never be seen again . Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 07, 2018 14:03

$38.00
163636

Great 1st United States SATELLITE EXPLORER 1 In Orbit SPACE RACE 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372300624011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, February 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) The front page has a nice headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "U.S. MOON HAILED BY WORLD,SENDS SIGNALS PERFECTLY" with subheads and 2 related photos. Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible. And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), nice for dis... See More  

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Ends June 07, 2018 13:55

$47.00
163570

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Sinking of CSS Alabama 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372296506666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, July 11, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War * Sinking of the CSS Alabama Nice Confederate newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy. Notable column heads include: "Another Campaign in Pennsylvania" "Early & Breckinridge Over the Border" "Alarm at the North!" "The Alabama Sunk by the Yankee Gunboat Kearsage" "General War News" and so much more. Complete as a single sheet issue, nice condition.

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Ends June 03, 2018 14:38

$94.00
163526

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman TRANSCONTINENTAL Airplane Flight Record 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392034745698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orelans, August 26, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * 1st woman flight record * Aviation - airplanes Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Amelia Earhart Sets Speed Mark, Distance Record in Hop Over U. S." 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 24 pages, light toning and minor wear along the central fold, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2018 14:47

$42.00
163420

Charles Jr. LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Early Reporting w/ Photos 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372292294388

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 4, 1932 * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping * Early reporting w/ photos * "Crime of the Century" The top of the front page has a four column headline: "NO TRACE OF LINDBERGH KIDNAPPERS; 300 QUESTIONED, SERVANTS EXONERATED; PARENTS BY RADIO ASK RETURN OF BOY" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on pages 8 & 9 with related photos. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 30, 2018 13:52

$52.00
164031

Rare STAR WARS George Lucas Epic Space Movie Film AD 1977 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372312129190

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 8, 1977 * George Lucas' amazingly successful, "Star Wars" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 2nd week showing Inside the "View" section is a ad for George Lucas' "Star Wars" The ad measures 7 3/4 x 5 inches. This original "Star War" movie opened just 2 week earlier. Great to have this uncommon ad in a Hollywood area newspaper. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. This offering includes only the pertinent sections: I (front) and IV ("View") with a total of 50 pages, good condition.

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Ends May 28, 2018 14:46

$49.99
164018

TRANS-PACIFIC Airplane Flight AUSTRALIA Charles Kingsford Smith 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372312056973

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 May 28, 2018 13:06

$34.99
164011

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


eBay Auction Item # 372312008334

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 May 28, 2018 11:50

$34.99
163997

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


eBay Auction Item # 372311835071

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 May 28, 2018 07:53

$42.00
163386

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Airplane Flight SUCCESS 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372289771082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Atlantic Ocean flight success * Triumphal visits in France The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "FRANCE PINS ON LINDBERGH THE CROSS OF LEGION OF HONOR; OTHER NATIONS AND RULERS OF EUROPE VIE TO ACCLAIM HIM; HE NOW TALKS OF A VACATION FLYING ABOUT THE CONTINENT" with many subheads. Loads of text continues on the following pages with a few related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 27, 2018 14:03

$67.00
163381

AMELIA EARHART Atlantic Ocean Flight Pilot Wilmer Stultz KILLED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372289754368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1929 * Wilmer Stultz killed in airplane crash * Amelia Earhart pilot on famous Atlantic flight The top of the front page has one column headings: "STULTZ IS KILLED STUNTING PLANE; TWO PASSENGERS DIE" "Earhart Pilot Crashes as He Tries 'Falling Leaf' 300 Feet Up at Mineola" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 3 with two photos. Page 2 has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Gets Air-Rail Line Post" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 27, 2018 13:50

$42.00
163341

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392028383932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1963 * Mercury-Atlas 9 manned space mission * Astronaut Cordon Cooper spaceflight The front page has a nice banner headline: "COOPER MANEUVERS TO A BULLSEYE LANDING WITH MANUAL CONTROL AS AUTOMATIC FAILS; I'M FINE SHAPE,' HE SAYS AFTER 22 ORBITS" with subheads, related photo and map. More inside, loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 56 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold, otherwise very nice.

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Ends May 25, 2018 15:20

$57.00
163317

MARY BASTIE Trans South Atlantic Airplane Flight Record w/ Photo 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286982034

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1936 * Mary Bastié airplane flight record * Trans-South Atlantic w/ photo Page 8 has a one column heading: "FRENCH AVIATRIX SETS SOUTH ATLANTIC MARK" with subhead and photo of Bastié. (see) First report coverage on Maryse Bastié breaking the Southern Atlantic Ocean airplane flight record. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2018 14:40

$37.00
163264

LUCY, LADY HOUSTON British Suffragist & Political Activist DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286160639

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 30, 1936 * Lucy, Lady Houston death * British philanthropist & suffragette * Political activist - aviation pioneer The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "LADY HOUSTON DIES AT HOME IN LONDON" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Lucy, Lady Houston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscriber... See More  

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:13

$38.00
163246

Post DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE July 1776 Revolutionary War Minutemen Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392024451635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 11-13, 1776 * Post Declaration of Independence * Great month & year to have (7/1776) * Rare period minutemen description Great to have a date so very close to the historic 4th of July, 1776. Page 2 has various items from America including a report of a naval engagement near Philadelphia, and "...General Lee, who is encamped near that place; his troops...are well disciplined; the General...is a very accomplished man; his regimentals are scarlet faced with green, round the collar is worked in silver "freedom to the brave" and on the cuffs "Major General of the continental army"...the town & harbour of Boston are now compleatly fortified & they h... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2018 15:35

$238.00
163164

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022739471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin America countries * Airplane flights end - welcome home w/ photo The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LINDBERGH ENDS LONG TOUR BY 15 1/2 HOUR FLIGHT IN FOG FROM HAVANA TO ST. LOUIS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage on Charles Lindbergh ending his "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries continues on page 2 with 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, allowin... See More  

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Ends May 18, 2018 15:25

$39.00
163161

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022737961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo (day of) The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "She Is Ready for Atlantic Flight" Also a one column heading: "2 SEA FLIGHTS TO BEGIN SOON" with subhead: "Amelia Earhart Putnam Plans Solo Hop to Europe in Tiny Monoplane" (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 18, 2018 15:21

$52.00
163089

AGREEING TO PEACE ? American Revolutionary War Ending 1783 Old BRITISH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392021222334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DREWRY'S DERBY MERCURY, England, July 24, 1783 * American Revolutionary War ending * Working on a agreeable peace solution The ftpg. mentions from New York: "...His Majesty's frigate the Perseverance...having proceeded up the North River as high as Dobb's Ferry with Sir Guy Carleton & his two Aids du Camp, a conference was held on board her between these gentleman and General Washington, his Aids du amp & two principal officers of the American States...negociation was carried on in the most polite & friendly manner...demonstrations of joy took place on this first public instance of returning friendship between the two countries..." with more. More related content on page 3 with reference t... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:19

$57.00
163078

ALBERT EINSTEIN Cosmic Telescope Gravitational Space Lenses Light 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372279844300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1936 * Albert Einstein's cosmic telescope * Space lenses - R.W. Mandl Page 27 has a two column heading: "Einstein Reports 'Space Lenses' Magnifying Stars by Bent Light" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:03

$37.00
163033

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman PHOTOS 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392019299665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 1, 1928 * Amelia Earhart in London * Transatlantic Ocean flight This rotogravure section only has five front page photos related to Amelia Earhart's famous 1928 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. (see) Unusual to see her in a dress here. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 13, 2018 15:21

$62.00
163010

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372277090587

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, 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: "MOON TRIP ENDS WITH SPLASHDOWN" with subhead. Nice for display. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends May 13, 2018 09:50

$40.00
162882

Aviator JIM MOLLISON Record Transatlantic Airplane Flight 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392016481381

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 31, 1936 * Aviator Jim Mollison * Airplane - aviation * Record transatlantic flight The front page has a one column heading: "MOLLISON BREAKS ATLANTIC RECORD" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 8 with 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 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individu... See More  

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Ends May 09, 2018 15:15

$37.00
162818

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Airplane Flight SUCCESS 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372271070372

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Atlantic Ocean flight success * Triumphal visits in France & Belgium The top of the front page has a four column headline: "KING ALBERT DECORATES LINDBERGH, WHO FLIES FROM PARIS TO BRUSSELS; HE WRITES OF HIS BUSY WEEK ABROAD" with many subheads. Loads of text continues on the following pages. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only (Sunday) with 20 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2018 15:10

$40.00
162817

DICK MERRILL First 1st Round Trip Transatlantic Airplane Flight 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392014688002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1936 * Aviator Dick Merrill and Harry Richman * 1st round trip transatlantic flight (1st leg) * The "Ping Pong Flight" - airplane The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Richman Plane Over Ocean, Flying 200 Miles an Hour" with subhead. (see) This was the 1st leg of Dick Merrill's famous round trip transatlantic airplane flight. Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 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 i... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2018 15:08

$38.00
162794

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372269985901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 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: "HAITI CELEBRATES ON LINDBERGH VISIT; HOP TO CUBA TODAY" 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 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals ... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2018 15:27

$37.00
162791

1775 Pre REVOLUTIONARY WAR Colonial Tensions PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372269983122

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, May 6, 1775 * Colonial America - tensions * Eve of the Revolutionary War - 1775 There is much fine content concerning the troubles between England and the American colonies throughout this issue, most of which we will show in the photos rather than exhaust much space to detail here. But some items include: "...that America would make the oppressions of one colony a general cause. The Continental Congress have met in spite of every entreaty & threat. They have resolved upon measures necessary to be pursued in the present lamentable disputes with the Mother Country...". Also: "All our disputes with America, I have repeatedly declared, have arisen only from t... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2018 15:24

$377.00
162743

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372268932758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a four headline: "FLIERS STILL ISOLATED ON GREENELY ISLAND; SHIP MAY ARRIVE TODAY; PLANE IS ON THE WAY; CRAFT WANDERED 4 HOURS IN FOG BEFORE LANDING" with many subheads & related map. Lengthy text continues on Page 2. (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 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first succe... See More  

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Ends May 04, 2018 15:10

$44.00
162693

Rare FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Civil War CONFEDERATE 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372267787964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 16, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas VA Virginia * Great title to have A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports concerning the Civil War are: "The Prisoners" "The Firth Virginia Regiment in the Battle of Manassas" which takes over a full column; "The Fate of Tyrants" "Execution of Thos. J. Armstrong in Phila." and other items include 2 ads under "Runaways" (see). Good Civil War coverage continues on the inside with: "Commercial Independence" which takes a full column; "The Revenue Service" "Holmes' Brigade" "Hospital Supplies for the Army of the Northwest" "Looking Ahead" "Proclamation of the Pr... See More  

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Ends May 03, 2018 14:21

$142.00
162679

Pennsylvania Central Airlines Flight 410 DC-4 WV Airplane Crash 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392012040330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 14, 1947 * Pennsylvania Central Airlines Flight 410 * Douglas DC-4 airplane crash * Blue Ridge Mountains - West Virginia The front page has a seven column headline: "50 DIE IN PLANE CRASH" with subheads." (see) First report coverage on the Capital Airlines DC-4 airplane disaster near Hillsboro, Virginia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 18 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 02, 2018 15:32

$40.00
162629

AMELIA EARHART Woman Transcontinental AIRPLANE Flight Record 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263709607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 13, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart airplane takeoff * Women's transcontinental flight record * Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Miss Earhart Is Speeding Across Country in Effort to Lower Nonstop Record" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart' attempting to break the transcontinental flight record for time. She would be successful on this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends April 29, 2018 10:32

$40.00
162582

BATTLE OF FORT OSWEGO Lake Ontario British Account War of 1812 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392008887216

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, May 31, 1814 * Battle of Fort Oswego * Lake Ontario, New York All of the front page and half of pg. 2 are taken up with a continuation of the "Documents" concerning the failure of the U.S. military on the northern Frontier. Includes are letters signed in type by: Wm. H. Harrison, Geo McClure, and John Armstrong. Also inside: "Attack On Oswego - American Official Account" which is on the Battle of Fort Oswego, plus: "British Official Account" "The British Official Account" of the attack on Oswego; "Gun-Boat Battle" "From Lake Ontario" "From Lake Champlain" "From Canada" and "General Summary" of various war reports. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/4 in., never-trimmed margins... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2018 15:17

$43.00
157641

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391896854308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 21, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death The front page has a three column headline: "GIRL FLIER KILLED, AIR DERBY CRITICIZED" with subheads that include: "Miss Crosson Dies In Fall" "Evidently Leaped at Low Elevation, Parachute Failing to Open" and more. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the Unite... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2018 15:36

$47.00
162545

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372260797590

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh to be 1st * Race for Atlantic Ocean flight The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PARIS FLIERS WAIT A DAY OR TWO MORE FOR SKIES TO CLEAR" with subheads that include: "Lindbergh Is Lionized" and more. (see) Coverage on Charles Lindbergh and others getting ready to be the 1st to fly across the Atlantic Ocean solo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 26, 2018 15:31

$47.00
162485

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005973404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of the front page has a three column headline: "EARHART PLANE TUNED FOR FLIGHT TODAY" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2018 15:21

$45.00
162475

USS AKRON ZRS-4 Helium Rigid U.S. Navy Airship CRASH Disaster 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005968317

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

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Ends April 22, 2018 15:10

$72.00
162466

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005948719

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LINDBERGH BATTLES WAY OVER THE ANDES IN 11-HOUR FLIGHT THROUGH WIND AND FOG; VENEZUELANS ACCLAIM HIM AT MARACAY" 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 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscrip... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2018 14:23

$37.00
162412

EUGENE CERNAN Apollo 17 NASA Space Mission Last Man on the MOON 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005425236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 13, 1972 * NASA's Apollo 17 mission success * Astronaut Eugene Cernan * Last human to step foot on Moon The bottom of the front page has a five column headline: "Discovery Could Be Lunar Volcanism" Coverage on the last Apollo mission in which Eugene Cernan became the last human to step foot on the Moon. I suspect very few of these issues were saved as the Apollo 11 mission was most famous and the fact that it was not known at the time that Cernan would be the last man to walk on the Moon till this day. Complete issue with all 8 pages, a little spine wear, library stamp within masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 21, 2018 15:07

$34.00
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