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182409

Rare TORY Pro British Rev. Revolutionary War 1778 Philadelphia Penn. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851908948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 1778 * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America This was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. Only to be found in a Loyalist newspaper, the entire front page is taken up with text and many charts headed: "Estimate of Expences Arising from America to Great Britain since the Accession of the House of Hanover". The text begins: "The Congress having repeatedly declared against the government of Britain as incompetent...... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:25

$310.00
182408

IMPRESSIONISM 19th Century Impressionist Art Movement FOUNDED 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851908642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1876 * Impressionism - art movement begins (historic) This is an exceedingly significant newspaper on the founding of the Impressionist movement in art. Page 2 has an inconspicuous yet quite historic report which essentially reports on the beginning of the Impressionist movement in the art world in France. Those artists now known as the "Impressionists" were ostracized by the established art world who would not allow their work to be shown at the prestigious Salon exhibition in Paris. They decided to hold their own exhibition, the first meeting with no success, but the second, in 1876, was somewhat complimentarily reviewed by some. That exhibition is reported on pg. 2 in this issue under the... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:25

$890.00
182407

Very Rare SITKA ALASKA Panhandle Territory Pre Klondike Gold Rush 1887 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851908494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ALASKAN, Sitka, Alaska Territory, July 17, 1886 * Very rare Alaska Territorial issue Rarely are newspapers from Alaska found from before the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897 when interest grew dramatically. This newspaper pre-dates the gold rush by over ten years. This is the volume one, number 37 issue of this title. The format of the newspaper is much like other newspapers of the day, being four pages of small folio size (measures 12 3/4 by 20 1/4 in.). The front page has an interesting article about the Eskimos, titled: "From Kodiak" which begins: "The so-called summer season is rapidly advancing in this central region of Alaska, but winter seems to cling to us with highly disagreeable persistency..." with much mo... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:24

$465.00
182406

Great SPINDLETOP Gusher Beaumont TX Texas Oil Discovery 1901 Houston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851908304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON DAILY POST, Texas, January 11, 1901 If ever there was a single newspaper which heralded the birth of the oil industry in America, this is it. Although discoveries were made in various locations long before this date, this discovery--to be known as Spindletop--marked the emergence of the oil industry at a time when the automobile and other industries were experiencing rapid growth, coinciding with the need for this new product. If you or your family have ties to the early oil industry, this one-of-a-kind collectible heralding the onset of this national/world impacting find cannot be overstated. The discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas, was the beginning of the oil industry in Texas. When the well struck on... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:24

$18,500.00
182405

Rare CONFEDERATE Robert E. Lee Becomes Commander Chief 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851907914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 5, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee becomes commander in chief * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital & slave state Not just a nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, but one from near the end of the Civil War. The front page has: "The War News" with various items & including near the end: "...that Lincoln was in a 'gleeful spirits' on Saturday as he expected momentarily to receive the best of news from Sherman on the war path after Hardee...". Also on the ftpg. City Intelligence" "The Second-Glass Militia of Richmond" being a lengthy letter talking over a full column (see for beginning). The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial--always interesting reading in this newspape... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:23

$117.00
182397

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373094041199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 10, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal beginning * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. NAVY STILL ATTACKING" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 2 with related map. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:40

$52.00
182396

Rare 17th Century KING WILLIAM III Era Pamphlet 1694 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373094040300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, June, 1694 * Rare 17th century title This is a very uncommon periodical published during the reign of King William III, formatted something like a pamphlet but definitely a periodical, with the more extended title reading: "... Giving an Account of all the Publick and Private Occurrences, Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Military, that are most considerable in every Court: The Interest of Princes, their Pretensions, and Intrigues, etc.". Much of this issue is concerned with the political & military affairs of Europe & is organized into news by country or region with commentary on the events. Near the back is: "Advice From England" w... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:39

$73.00
182394

FENIAN CANADA RAIDS Irish Republican Brotherhood vs. British Army 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851812521

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 8, 1866 * Fenian raids in Canada The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE FENIANS" "Operations On The Border" "ANOTHER INVASION OF CANADA" "Ten Thousand Canadians Concentrated at Montreal" and more. Lengthy text. Other news of the day soon after the end of the Civil War. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:31

$33.00
182392

BUCHENWALD CONCENTRATION CAMP Horrors Revealed Jews Jewish 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851808035

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1945 * Buchenwald concentration camp * Atrocities and inhuman conditions revealed Page 5 has one column headings: "BUCHENWALD TOUR SHOCKING TO M. P.'S", "Congressmen Are Stunned--British Group Hears Details of Horrors at Oswiecim" Tells of the horrors that were happening in the Buchenwald Nazi death camp. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:26

$57.00
182391

BOB FELLER Opening Day NO HITTER Cleveland Indians MLB Baseball 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851807360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 17, 1940 * Famous Pitcher Bob Feller * Opening day no hitter pitched * Cleveland Indians baseball The top of front page of the sport's section (page 19) has a nice headline: "FELLER HURLS NO HITTER!" with subheads, some related photos and box scores. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, address label within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:26

$62.00
182390

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1684 London England Gazette


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851807106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 27, 1684 * Among the 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 nice newspaper for ... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:25

$42.00
182388

RHODE ISLAND Refusing to Accept the United States Constitution 1790 US Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851804485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, March, 1790 * United States Constitution * Rhode Island refusing Included is an unusual illustration (rarely found in 18th century magazines) of a chamber lamp, within the descriptive text. Other items include: "Character of General Lee" "Female Heroism: or Magnanimity of the Whig Lades in Charleston when that City was in the Hands of the British" "On Comets" & much more. Near the back is: "The Chronicle" with the latest news of the day including much on the French Revolution, with a section headed: "United States" with American news from Bennington, Vt.; New York, Richmond, Columbia, S.C.; & Philadelphia. A report from Newport, R.I. discusses that state's intransigence in rati... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:22

$46.00
182338

OPERATION VALKYRIE Adolph Hitler Assassination Attempt Nazi PURGE 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850356719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 23, 1944 * Adolph Hitler escapes assassination plot * Operation Valkyrie - Loyal aides stay put The last column of the ftpg. has: "HITLER PLEADS WITH ARMY TO REMAIN LOYAL" with a subhead. The article carries over to pg. 2 where there is a photo of Hitler with Mussolini. This was shortly after the attempted assassination of Hitler. The complete issue, nice condition, small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends July 24, 2020 08:47

$54.00
182332

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Closing Events w/ King George III more 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850294100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, March 19, 1782 * re. Lord Charles Cornwallis' surrender * King George III speech criticized Half of the front page is taken up with: "An Anecdote - American Patriotism and Fortitude Exemplified" which gives a story concerning General Burgoyne's actions in New England. Half of page 2 is taken up with the conclusion of a letter from: "Common Sense" which is a response too the King of England's recent letter in which he stubbornly refuses to grant independence. Page 3 has a report noting: "His Excellency Count Rochambeau hath detached from the troops under his command in Virginia, 500 infantry & 300 cavalry, to reinforce our army in South Carolina." And then ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:50

$340.00
182331

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1778 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092715212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Dec. 12, 1778 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Nearly 2 front page columns are taken up with the: "Protest Of the House of Lords on Refusing the Motion to Express the Displeasure of this House at the Manifesto published in America." This Manifesto concerns the document by 3 commissioners from England appointed to negotiate with Congress in order to deter an alliance between the colonies and France. The document promised pardon to those withdrawing from the war by November 11. Page 3 continues with discussion in the House of Commons with some talk of the American situation, one bit noting: "...a principal reason was to discover if we meant to send any more ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:50

$37.00
182330

ISRAEL PUTNAM DEATH George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson 1790 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092715134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, N.Y., June 12, 1790 * First 3 presidents of the United States * Israel Putnam "Old Put" death * Battle of Bunker Hill fame A page 2 report announces the death of: " ...that justly celebrated hero, Patriot and Philanthropist, ISRAEL PUTNAM...", plus some details about the funeral. The top of page 3 has a Congressional Resolve headed with ornate letter and an engraving of a heraldic eagle, signed in type by: George Washington, President, John Adams, Vice President, and Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of State. Page 3 has a report on the return of the President: "....from Sandy Hook and the fishing banks, where he has been for the benefit of the sea air, and to amuse himself in the...recrea... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:49

$136.00
182329

(2) John JAY'S TREATY George Washington - Lord Grenville & War 1796 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092714817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, July 9 and 13, 1795 * Jay's Treaty - John * George Washington A very significant pair of issues as they contain, in its entirety, the full text of the Jay Treaty, one of the more significant 18th century documents in American history. Taking all of the front page and a bit of page 2 in the July 9, concluding in the issue of the 13th taking all of the ftpg. and a bit of pg. 2 where it is signed in type by Grenville and John Jay. Of significance also is page 2 of the July 13 issue also contains the report of the: "Conditional Ratification, on the Part of the United States", datelined from the Senate, June 24, 1795. Although the Treaty of Paris ended the Americ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:49

$425.00
182328

GEORGE WASHINGTON Presidential Message re. Embargo to Congress 1794 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092714755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, April 3, 1794 * President George Washington * Message to Congress re. Embargo Page 2 contains a message from the President to the Congress concerning the Embargo, signed in type: Go. Washington. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:48

$70.00
182327

Great LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster Crash 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092714557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey One of the very best, dramatic banner headlines we have offered on this historic catastrophe: "DIRIGIBLE HINDENBURG EXPLODES, 90 KILLED". A large front page photo shows the Hindenburg over the New York skyline, headed: "Giant Airliner That Fell in Flames", with the subhead noting: Airship Falls At Lakehurst". This is one of the more displayable issues on the Hindenburg we have offered. Page 3 is mostly taken up with 4 large photos on the tragedy with banner headlines: "Death Rides Out Of Sky!" and "Sky Ship on Which Hundred Died" with other headlines as well. This is the complete first section (of 2) with 20 pages, a... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:47

$485.00
182326

JAMES MADISON Signed Proclamation re. Trade w/ France French 1810 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850292095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Portsmouth, Nov. 13, 1810 * President James Madison proclamation Page 3 begins with a half column: "Proclamation" signed by the President: James Madison, concerning revoking various edicts against the French in regard to trade. Four pages, a very handsome masthead, small wear hole at fold juncture, foxing and a central crease.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:47

$27.00
182325

Rare City of ANGELES CAMP "Frogtown" Calaveras County California 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092713640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ANGELS CAMP RECORD, Calaveras County, California, Sept. 7, 1907 * Very rare publication Certainly the first issue we have sold from this Northern California town. A typical newspaper of the day, 8 pages never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet. Various archival mends mostly at margins. Minor foxing, and minor wear at the folds & margins.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:46

$62.00
182324

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ Abraham Lincoln & P.G.T. Beauregard Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092712985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 6, 1864 * From the origin of the American Civil War * re. Abraham Lincoln's amnesty proclamation This was one of the few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States of America" within its dateline. The front page is almost entirely filled with reports concerning the Civil War, with items headed: "From Richmond--Great Rise in the River--Later Northern News" "From Dalton--News From the Front" "Five Dollar Confederate Notes" "Soldier's Enquiry" "Charleston & Its History" "Letter From Gen. Beauregard" which is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard; A Bold Speech in the Federal Congress on the War--Lincoln's Amnesty Proclamation Even Laughed At" and ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:46

$117.00
182323

Great Gulf of Mexico TEXAS & Mexican COAST Civil War Era MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850291453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1861 * Gulf of Mexico coast map * Texas - Mexico An extremely decorative issue, as the entire front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "THE GREAT EUROPEAN ALLIANCE AGAINST THE MEXICAN REPUBLIC" with a subhead: "The Gulf Slope of Mexico--The Harbor of Vera Cruz and the National Road to the Capital--Scene of Operations of the English, French and Spanish Expedition." with the map showing much details. There is an inset showing Cerro Gordo, Mexico City, Tampico, Castle of San Juan De Ulua, and a diagram of the city of Vera Cruz. In additional to showing the Mexican coastline the map extends to the cost of Texas and Louisiana as well, showing New Orleans, Sabine City, Galveston, Houston, P... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:45

$83.00
182322

Rare TEMPLETON San Luis Obispo County CALIFORNIA w/ Coolies Labor 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092710684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TEMPLETON TIMES, San Luis Obispo County, California, Aug. 25, 1888 * Rare Old West publication * "Coolies" China laborers The first of this title we have offered. The ftpg. has: "Ousting The Coolies" "Fruitmen and Vineyardists Prefer White Boys" "Very Successful Experiment". Other news of the day. Four pages, large folio size, various older tape mends inside, generally good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:44

$64.00
182321

Rare 19th Century ESCONDIDO San Diego County CALIFORNIA Old West 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850289869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ADVOCATE, Escondido, San Diego County, California, Nov. 30, 1894 * Rare Old West publication Most of the ftpg. is taken up with a very detailed article on the virtues of Escondido. Four pages, some old tape mends inside, toned, minor wear at the margins.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:44

$54.00
182320

OCCUPATION OF MATAMOROS Tamaulipas Mexico Mexican-American War 1846 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092710318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY CHRONICLE, Philadelphia, June 6, 1846 * Occupation of Matamoros - Mexico * Mexican-American War The ftpg. has nice column heads on the Mexican War with: "WAR NEWS" "Matamoras taken, without Opposition--The Mexican Soldiers deserting in great numbers--Additional Particulars of the Actions on the 8th & 9th of May--Emigrants attacked by Comanche Indians". More war-related reporting on page 3. Four pages, some printing errors on page 2, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:44

$36.00
182319

ROBERT E. LEE Monument Avenue Richmond Virginia Statue UNVEILING 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850288888

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, May 30, 1890 * Robert E. Lee monument - statue dedication * Confederate Civil War General - commander * Monument Avenue - Richmond, Virginia The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE LEE STATUE" "It Is Unveiled Amid Great Enthusiasm In Richmond" "20,000 Persons In The Parade" "Buildings Throughout The City Handsomely Decorated" "The Monument And Its Site" Text takes up well over a full column. This is the statue that Virginia Governor, Ralph Northam, had recently ordered taken down. Complete with 8 pages, a oversized publication measuring 29 x 21 inches, should be handled with care as such.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:41

$78.00
182318

Rare & Early 18th Century 1st Successful AMERICAN 1743 Old Boston Mass. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850288597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN HISTORY, Boston, Massachusetts, March 3, 1743,4 (double-dated year depending on which calendar was used at the time) * Very rare 18th century magazine * 1st successful magazine in America This was the very first successful magazine in America, preceded by just a few magazines which lasted but a couple of issues--one of which was by Ben Franklin. Even this title lasted but a few short years. Heading the front page is: "Containing Accounts of the Propagation & Revival of Religion more Particularly...", this 8 page magazine is almost entirely taken up with religious content from the "Great Awakening" period in American history. In great condition, measures 4 3/4 by 8 inches. A rare opportunity for an Ame... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:41

$110.00
182317

Very Rare WALL STREET JOURNAL Just After Great Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092709001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 19, 1929 * Very rare issue from just after the infamous crash Certainly the most desired newspaper reporting the stock market crash of 1929 is the Wall Street Journal, with several issues of the last week of October commanding well over $1000. Of curious interest to any collector of financial history would be the days and weeks after the Crash, which "officially" began on October 24 and ended in early November. This issue has various financial reports throughout just after the crash that would ultimately result in the Great Depression. Eighteen pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:40

$52.00
182316

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1670 London England Gazette


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850287864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 13, 1670 * 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 nice newspaper for framing & d... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:39

$48.00
182315

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE Philadelphia PA 1797 Newspaper w/ Runaway Slaves Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092708821

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, July 1, 1797 * Rare 18th century American title * 4 slave advertisements The masthead features an engraving of a porcupine. The entire front page is taken up with ads including one for a runaway slave. The back page has 3 more slave ads. News of the day and other advertisements of the day. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, a few tiny binding slits along the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:39

$72.00
182314

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Nice Masthead 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092708647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, May 10, 1798 * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America If you are looking for a handsome American newspaper of the 1700's which is displayable & priced reasonably, this is one of the best. This title features one of the more decorative mastheads of the era. Complete in 4 pages, never-trimmed margins, a little various light foxing, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:38

$42.00
182313

Rare 18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania w/ Ads 1798 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092708499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 1, 1798 * Rare 18th century American publication Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:37

$37.00
182312

Illustrtated SHIPS & Runaway Slave Ads Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850286186

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 4, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway slave advertisement The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 18 illustrated ship ads. One runaway slave ad is on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:37

$42.00
182310

INVASION OF SICILY Operation Husky Begins World War II Italy 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092707882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, Los Angeles, July 10, 1943 * Invasion of Sicily Italy begins * Operation Husky * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline in large lettering above the masthead: "ALLIES SMASH AHEAD IN SICILY" with subheads and related map. Nice for display. First report coverage on the initial invasion of Sicily Italy named Operation Husky. Complete with all 32, large tabloid size, minor margin wear, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, was a major World War II campaign, in which the Allies took Sicily from the Axis (Italy and Nazi Germany). It was a large scale amphibious and airborne operation, followed by six weeks of land combat. It la... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:36

$68.00
182309

Allied Invasion of SICILY ITALY Ends Messina FALLS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850285437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 17, 1943 * Allied invasion of Sicily ends w/ capture * Operation Husky - World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "SICILY TAKEN!" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First section only with pages 1-16, light toning and a minor wear at the margins and central fold, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:35

$62.00
182308

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS vs. New York Yankes World Series Baseball 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092707684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass, sport's section only, October 10, 1926 * New York Yankees vs. St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball (game 6) * Grover Alexander - winning pitcher The top of the front page of this section has a banner headline: "CARDS HIT HARD BEHIND ALEXANDER AND SQUARE SERIES" with subheads, related photo and box scores. Nice for display. More on page 2 with another related photo. Complete sport's section only with 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:35

$52.00
182307

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders Case TRIAL 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092707329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 8, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial * Fall River, Massachusetts * Woman hatchet killings Page 4 has an article with coverage on the Lizzie Borden murder case with heading: "Some Important Witnesses" "Examined In The Borden Case" "Lizzie Borden's Uncle on the Stand..." "" and more. Lengthy text takes up over 4 1/2 columns. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with some tiny tears and unrelated text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:33

$52.00
182306

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS Wins NHL Hockey Stanley Cup Championship 1967 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092706963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., May 3, 1967 * Toronto Maple LEafs - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup - championship The top of page 8 has a two column heading: "Vet Sawchuk Sparks Leafs To Cup Win" (see) First report coverage on the Toronto Maple Leafs winning the 1967 Stanley Cup. This was their last as well. Complete with 32 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:31

$54.00
182305

WASHINGTON D.C. Land Sale Early American Government 1791 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092706260

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, September 23, 1791 * Washington D.C. land lots for sale * Early United States government era The front page is filled with ads, and certainly the most intriguing is the one with a dateline of "George-Town, Sept. 9, 1791" with the text including: "The sales of the lots in the Federal City will commence on Monday the 17th...commissioners finding they may engage materials & workmen for the Public Buildings to any desirable extent..." with a bit more. Four pages, irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:31

$45.00
182304

Runaway Slave Ads & Illustrtated SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850283238

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 6, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Three Slave ads The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 7 illustrated ship ads and 2 runaway slave ads. Two more slave ads are on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little foxing, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:31

$42.00
182303

DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN Famous 20th Century Headline 1948 Chicago Tribune Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092704975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 3, 1948 * Most recognized and sought after headline of the 20th century See the photos for what is arguably the most recognizable headline of the 20th century: "DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN". Even those not remotely knowledgeable about historic newspapers are familiar with this headline as it appeared in countless history books, historical reviews of the 20th century, and presidential campaign and election reports. It was the early "two star" edition of this paper which printed this famous error, changed with the second edition. And there were actually two different "two star" editions, one noting "City 54 pages" above the stars (presumably for city distribution) and the other without "c... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:30

$3,350.00
182302

Best DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER World War II General IKE Inauguration 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850282030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING STAR, Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 1953 * Dwight Eisenhower - Ike * President of U.S. inauguration The banner headline announces: "750,000 HAIL EISENHOWER INAUGURATION" with a large photo of him taking the oath of office. Various related subheads as well. Pages 7, 8 & 9 are filled with photos of the ceremonies Terrific to have a Presidential inauguration report in a Washington, D.C. newspaper. The complete first section (of 3?) with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:28

$68.00
182299

ENDING PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Liquor & BEER to RETURN 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850279317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., February 21, 1933 * 18th Amendment - prohibition end imminent * House votes to repeal - 21st Amendment - Blaine Act The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "REPEAL BILL GOES TO STATES" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the United States House of Representatives approving the repeal of prohibition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:24

$44.00
182298

THE ADVENTURER John Hawkesworth 18th Century Samuel Johnson 1752 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850279208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ADVENTURER, London, England, Dec. 30, 1752 * Rare 18th century title * Over 267 years old An uncommon essay-format bi-weekly newspaper addressed specifically to men, containing six pages & lasting only for 17 months from 1752 to 1753. While each issue varies, common contributors included John Hawkesworth and Samuel Johnson. A decorative embellishment at the top of the front page. Six pages, 7 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:24

$30.00
182297

Colonel DANIEL BOONE Kentucky Pioneer Frontiersman BIOGRAPHY 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849553584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 13, 1813 * Daniel Boone - Kentucky pioneer Being from the midst of the War of 1812 it is not surprise that much of the content within these pages related to the war, with some nice battle (land and naval) reports. But the key content in this issue is found in the "Supplementary" issue which accompanies it, containing on pages 1 thru 4 an: "Interesting Biography" "Colonel Daniel Boone" which has a prefacing paragraph reading: "The high spirited patriotism of Kentucky, with the powerful exertions she has made against the allied forces of the enemy, noticed in many parts of the Register, gives peculiar interest to the following memoir and memorial of..." followed by the extremely det... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:13

$133.00
182296

Early JAMES OGLETHORPE & GEORGIA and 18th Century Netherlands MAP 1744 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849552226

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1744 * Early James Oglethorpe & Georgia * 18th Century Netherlands map An inside page has a report which includes: "...had a commission to be engineer with a salary of 15s a day, given him by Gen. James Oglethorpe who also conferred upon him many other favours having under pretence of sickness, left Georgia when the Spaniards came up to invade the same with a fleet and army of between 4 and 5,000 men, whilst Gen. Oglethorpe was doing his duty under great difficulty, upon his arrival in England, filed against him 19 articles & summoned many officers and soldiers from Georgia for witnesses..." with more. An early item on the troubles of Oglethorpe. Among various other ... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:12

$93.00
182295

ADMIRAL JOHN BYNG Execution on HMS Monarch & Early NORTH POLE MAP 1757 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849551799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1757 * Admiral John Byng execution * HMS Monarch - Royal Navy * Battle of Minorca failure * Early North Pole map The prime feature of this issue is a large foldout map titled: "A Physical Planisphere wherein are represented all the known Lands & seas in the Great Chains of Mountains which traverse the Globe from the North Pole...". It is a map of the world from the perspective of the North Pole. Typically this map is missing from the issue due to its desirability so we are pleased to be able to offer it along with the issue. It folds out to measures 12 by 14 inches. There is a related article as well. The issue begins with over four pages taken up with the: "Trial of the late Ad... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:12

$190.00
182294

FORT TICONDEROGA SIEGE by General John Burgoyne 1777 Revolutionary War Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849551227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, August, 1777 * Siege of Fort Ticonderoga * General John Burgoyne's official report * Gen. George Washington The first five pages are taken up with a series of letters among General Washington, Col. Walcott, and General Howe concerning the exchange of prisoners. One letter is signed: G. Washington, and 3 are signed by: W. Howe. This fascinating text if followed by a: "Proclamation, by John Burgoyne" dated June 29, 1777, taking a full page and includes: "...The cause in which the British arms are thus exerted applies to the most affecting interests of the human heart; and the military servants of the crown..." with much more. Near the back is more American news including a report begi... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:11

$132.00
182257

Year Prior UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION Pre Convention 1786 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392848225158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 18, 1786 * United States Constitution not yet created An issue from the brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and before the creation of the Constitution & the new federal government. Various news reports of the day. The back page has an illustrated ad for a "Hat Manufactory" which shows the iconic tricorne (three corner) hat of the colonial period. Four pages, light dirtiness to the top half of the front page, a very small rubbing hole to the front leaf, good condition.

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Ends July 22, 2020 15:17

$36.00
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