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179796

GLEN CINEMA DISASTER Fire & Children Stampede in Paisley Scotland 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993072599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 1, 1930 * Glen Cinema disaster - fire * Human panic stampede * Paisley, Scotland The front page has a one column heading: "69 CHILDREN DIE AS PANIC ENDS HOLIDAY MOVIE" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, rag edition, some residue and a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:25

$42.00
179795

CHARLES LINDBERGH on Future of GLIDERS Aircraft w/ Photos Prints 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993072442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Section 10 only, March 23, 1930 * Colonel Charles Lindbergh * Glider aircraft (airplane) The front page of this section has a banner headline: "FUTURE OF THE GLIDER--BY COL. LINDBERGH" with banner subhead, two related photos and four illustrations. Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Complete special features section (Sec. 10) only with all 16 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:25

$42.00
179794

Very Rare Chattanooga Tennessee CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392731689824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY REBEL, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sept. 6, 1863 * Very rare Confederate publication * Battle of Chickamauga close An extremely rare broadside newspaper, and the first we have added to our inventory in 43 years. There is no volume or issue number, however this title began August 1, 1862. This issue is dated from the midst of the Chickamauga Campaign in Southeastern Tennessee and Northwestern Georgia. Although it began as a folio size, four page newspaper, at this point it was reduced to a smaller size, single sheet. And this issue being a broadside, it is blank on the reverse. The format makes it appear much like a "camp" newspaper as the exigencies of war in its backyard must certainly have caused a struggle for... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:24

$4,450.00
179793

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston SC Mercury Civil War Darbytown Road 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993071939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 8, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War * Battle of Darbytown and New Market Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Good News from the Valley--Sheridan Retreating Before Early" "Another Victory Below Richmond" "Fort Delaware" "From Hood's Army" "Latest Northern Reports--Glorious Successes of Price's Army" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. As a ... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:24

$82.00
179792

Uncommon NORTH HAMPTON Rockingham County NH New Hampshire INDIANS 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993071705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, Jan. 20, 1830 Pge 3 has: "African Colonization" as well as: "Diminution of the Indians". Four pages, some light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:23

$27.00
179791

Post Mexican-American War States of CALIFORNIA & NEW MEXICO 1849 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993070823

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 13, 1849 Page 3 has over a full column taken up with: "The Administration and California" which has much discussion on how California and New Mexico--recently won in the Mexican-American War--are to be administered. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:22

$29.00
179790

1965 OBIE AWARD Winners Robert Duvall & James Earl Jones VILLAGE VOICE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993068856

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, May 27, 1965 * The Obie Awards * Robert Duvall * James Earl Jones As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. The front page and several pages inside report on the 1965 Obie Awards, the annual Off-Broadway Theater Awards originated by The Village Voice newspaper for theatre artists and groups in New York City. Among the list of winners are Robert Duvall and James Earl Jones. Such coverage would almost certainly not be found outside of this ... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:22

$59.00
179789

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tory Title 1775 Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392731686834

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Dec. 23, 1775 * Rare Revolutionary War era title * Tory issue from Pennsylvania Almost half of the front page is taken up with an address of the people Massachusetts concerning the state of our affairs with England and our relations with them. A few bits including: "We behold, with all the horror & grief national to a free people, the fatal stab given...my a majority of the last venal Parliament, whereby...the right of election was in the most impious manner wrested from the electors...We are called upon to redouble our attention & zeal for the defence & preservation of all our constitutional rights from seeing the iron hand of oppression extended to our fellow subjects on the othe... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:21

$470.00
179788

Actor EDWIN BOOTH Richard II Theater Play ASSASSINATION Attempt 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372993065858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, May 11, 1879 * Actor Edwin Booth & Mark Gray * Attempted assassination Page 9 has one column heads including: "Mark Gray's Madness" "The Poor Fellow Doomed to a Lunatic Asylum" "His Earnest Criticisms of Edwin Booth's Acting" "The Great Tragedian Amused by a Mimic Rehearsal" with more.

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Ends April 18, 2020 15:21

$28.00
179746

Rare SAN FRANCISCO California Old West w/ Eleanor Marx & Anarchy 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372990992777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRUTH, San Francisco, California, March 8, 1884 * Rare title During its brief life (1882-1884), "Truth" published local, national, and international labor news, along with a wide range of radical literature. The ftpg. has: "ELEANOR MARX--What the Daughter of the Great Political Economist Has to Say" "Order & Anarchy" "We Attack Organized Anarchy" and much more. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, a few repairs at margins, some foxing, good condition.

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:21

$48.00
179745

GREEN BAY PACKERS Win NFL Football Championship Title vs Redskins 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372990992554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Dec. 14, 1936 * Green Bay Packers victorious * Boston Redskins (Washington) * NFL football championship Page 8 has a report: "Packers Are Pro Football Champions" "Defeat the Redskins in New York by 21-6 Score". Fourteen pages, light toning at the margins, nice.

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:21

$38.00
179744

"WILD BILL" HICKOK Old West Folk Hero Gambler Lawman BIOGRAPHY 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372990992259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 25, 1876 * "Wild Bill" Hickok biography * American old West folk hero Page 2 has perhaps the finest obituaries we have seen on the death of Western legend Wild Bill Hickok. Fully 1 1/2 columns contain all the details, with the top of a column headed: "WILD BILL" "A Tribune to the Memory of James B. Hickock" "Reminiscences of the Life of a Noted Frontiersman" "A Man Who Never 'Drew' Except to Kill" "His Heroic Defense of a Boy Who Had 'Killed His Man' " "How He Was Frightened by a Pretty Ohio Girl". The report has a tremendous amount on is life, career and his disposition. A few bits include: "...Bill to regard him as one of the best examples of the best class of our Western frontiersmen..... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:21

$575.00
179743

AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE Revival in State of Mississippi 1858 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392730038732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 2, 1858 * African slave trade resumes in Mississippi Page 3 has two-thirds of a column headed: "The Reported Reopening of the Slave Trade at the South" which notes near the beginning: "...stating that the slave trade in the South had been reopened & that a regular depot has been established on Pearl river, in Mississippi, where cargoes have been received and the [blacks] sold and put to work..." with much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:20

$38.00
179742

AMERICA'S 1ST TRAIN ROBBERY New York, Haven & Hartford Railroad 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372990991620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND DAILY LEADER, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1866 * First - 1st train robbery in America - capture * New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad The front page has a stack of column heads which include: "Arrest of the Express Robbers" "$250,000 of the Money Recovered". The actually report takes a paragraph and has a subhead: "Captured". The text is a bit blurred from the ink but is readable (see). What is notable is that most internet sources note that the Reno brothers train robbery of October, 1866 was the very first train robbery in the United States, however "encyclopedia.com" gives the following details about this early robbery: "Train Robberies were more frequent in the United States than anywhere else in the world ... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:20

$56.00
179741

KKK Ku Klux Klan Desperado Crimes Murder Rape HANGING Execution 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729272044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 10, 1872 * KKK - Ku Klux Klan * North Carolina execution The back page (page 10) has an article headed: "A KU KLUX HANGED" "New Chandler, a North Carolina Desperado, Executed" "Murders, Robberies, Gambling and Outraging Female Chastity" "How He Became a Ku Klux and Learned the Grips and Signs" and more. (see) Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:35

$33.00
179740

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Frank Kearney MO Missouri Mother's Home RAID 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729271734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1875 * Jesse & Frank James boys * Outlaws - deperadoes * Raid on family home The front page has an interesting--yet false--report headed: "The Capture of The James Boys" which has various subheads including: "Statement of The Mother...She Declares the Boys Were Not in the House at the Time--Marks of A Desperate Fight" (see). Believing they have members of the James gang penned-in, a team of Pinkerton agents shot up the James family home in Kearney, Missouri. The outlaws, however, were not home, and the detectives managed only to kill James' 9-year-old half-brother and to maim Zerelda James, the mother of Frank and Jesse. Ten pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, shoul... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:35

$78.00
179739

NATIVE AMERICANS Indians Tribes Redskins Cherokees Population 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729271494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 6, 1872. * Population Figures Of American Indians * Native Indian Tribes Page 8 has an article headed: "The Indian Domain" "Population of the Tribes and the Rich Lands Lying Waste" " Present Condition Of The Redskins" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Ten pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:35

$33.00
179738

NATIVE AMERICANS Indians Outrages in Texas & SPOTTED TAIL Visit 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989962747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 18, 1872. * Native Americans - Indians * Outrages in Texas - Spotted Tail Page 5 has an article headed: "THE INDIANS" " Horrible Outrages by Red Devils in Texas" "Spotted Tail On An Eastern Tour" and more. (see) Ten pages, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:34

$33.00
179737

THE BLACK VOTER African American Voting for U.S. President Race 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989961355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 29, 1872. * The African American voter * Voting for United States president Page 3 has an article headed: "WEST VIRGINIA" "The [Black] Voter and His Reticence" "Black for Grant and White for Greeley" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Ten pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:33

$33.00
179736

THE DIAMOND HOAX Little Colorado River Precious Stones Fields ? 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729270269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 2, 1872. * Diamond Hoax of 1872 * Little Colorado River fields ? Page 3 has an article headed: "California Diamond Excitement" "Alleged Discovery of an Almost Endless Quantity of Diamonds and Other Precious Stones" (see) Ten pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:32

$33.00
179735

START OF CIVIL WAR ? Star of the West Steamship Attacked & SC MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989960969

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 11, 1861 * Start of the Civil War ? w/ map * Star of the West attacked A pre-Civil War issue with a nice ftpg. map headed: "SAVANNAH AND ITS FORTIFICATIONS" (see). Fully half of the first column has heads relating to the coming Civil War, including: "The Revolution" "Highly Important News from the South" "Particulars of the Attack on the Star of the West by the South Carolina Forces" "The Action of the State Troops Approved by the Governor" "Important From Virginia" "Peace Propositions Adopted by the House of Delegates" "Alabama & Florida will Probably Secede To-day" and more (see). Eight pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:32

$52.00
179734

1771 MIDDLESEX London England Pre Revolutionary War w/ Red Tax Stamp Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989960437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIDDLESEX JOURNAL OR CHRONICLE OF LIBERTY, London, April 4, 1771 * Uncommon 18th century title Filled with various news reports from throughout England as well as Europe. Nice engraving in the masthead & a red tax stamp on the ftpg. Four pages, a tear at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:32

$28.00
179733

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison w/ Lincoln vs. Greeley 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989957747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, April 29, 1864 * Rare anti-slavery title * Abe Lincoln vs. Greeley * American Civil War era A very famous anti-slavery newspaper published by the noted emancipator William Lloyd Garrison. The ornate engraving in the masthead features three scenes: a slave auction, an image of Jesus breaking the bonds of the oppressors, and a slave family about to depart for their journey to emancipation. Among the ftpg. items: "Greeley Vs. Lincoln" "Radicalism" "Two Schools of Lincoln Men" "Slavery Must Perish". Inside includes: "No More Slave-Hunting" "Help For the Freedmen" "General Banks--Colored Soldiers and Freedmen" and more. Four pages, archival strengthening at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:31

$79.00
179732

Rare LOUISVILLE KY Kentucky Illus. Blacks SLAVES Advertisements 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729269295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOUISVILLE WEEKLY JOURNAL, Kentucky, July 20, 1842 * Rare antebellum title from Kentucky * Illustrated slave advertisements An early Kentucky newspaper from 19 years before the outbreak of the Civil War. A wide range of news tidbits fill most of this large-size newspaper, but with a variety of ads as well. Included are two illustrated runaway slave ads. Four pages, large size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:31

$43.00
179731

Rare PRO SLAVERY Confederate Columbus Ohio w/ BLACKS Question 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989954515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 9, 1865 * Rare pro-slavery publication From just after the end of the war, with war-related content in this pro-slavery newspaper including: "The [Black] Question--Letter From Gen. Cox" "The [Black] Holiday" "Facts Coming to Light" "Plot Among the [Blacks]" "[Black] Equality in the South" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, wear causes small holes at the fold juncture, various foxing. This title which was described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South". It opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So o... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:28

$27.00
179730

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729267336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, May 3, 1941 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page reports are: "The Remainder Of The Fleeing British Forces Caught" "8,200 British Prisoners Taken in Greece" "The Fate of England Is Already Seettled" "Mr. Roosevelt's Bellicose Tendencies" and more. Four pages, great condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during most of WWII, from July 1, 1940 through May 9, 1945. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:26

$28.00
179729

Rare JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Message 1863 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729267113

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Dec. 19, 1863 * Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy * Rare Civil War military title As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Among the war-related items in this issue are those headed: "The Military Situation" taking most of the ftpg; "Jefferson Davis' Message" is an analysis of it, not a verbatim printing. It begins: "The Message of the rebel President is, as might be expected, dignified, well-written, and yet, to us, very absurd..." and ends with: "...We may venture to doubt whether Mr. Jefferson Davis will ever write another Annual Message."; "General Halleck's Report" which ta... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:26

$29.00
179728

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders TRIAL 1893 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989952448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 7, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial Beginning on the front page & concluding on page 2 is lengthy (2 1/2 columns) & detailed reporting on the notable Lizzie Borden murder trial, with column heads: "LINE OF DEFENCE" "Inkling of Its Character Given" 'Outsider Might Have Been in House" "How He Might Have Gained Admittance" plus various subheads. Nice coverage from a city not far from the trial in New Bedford, Mass. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:25

$52.00
179727

Lot of (5) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 Tho. Jefferson Era 1803 NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729266608

Offered are (5) original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: (5) GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, For The Country, Philadelphia, 1802-1803 A lot of 5 issues offering an interesting insight into the early period of the Jeffersonian era, as the government transitioned away from Federalist policy. Nice condition. The images show an example of the condition and look of the issues you will receive. Actual dates vary within the years noted.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:25

$48.00
179726

Very EARLY Rare 1689 INTELLIGENCE London England British Newspaper 330+ Yrs. Old


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989950881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNIVERSAL INTELLIGENCE, London, January 10, 1688/9 [1689 by today's calendar]. * Very rare publication * 17th century original An extremely scarce title, as only two American institutions have any holdings of this title & even those have just a single issue, not this date. This newspaper lasted for only 14 issues and this is issue "Numb. 11". Various news from throughout Europe with most of the back page taken up with news items from England. Two advertisements as well. Single sheet, wide, never-trimmed margins, 7 3/4 by 12 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:25

$375.00
179725

DAVID LIVINGSTONE Henry Morton Stanley AFRICA Exploration 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989949236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 25, 1872 * re. David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley Page 5 has one column headings: "LIVINGSTONE" "Herald Special Report from London" "Important Despatches from the Explorer for England" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:24

$34.00
179724

MORMONS Settling in Salt Lake City UTAH & Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729070533

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 4, 1847 * Mormons - Mormonism * Settling in Salt Lake City * Mexican-American War Page 2 begins with a very lengthy editorial on: "The War With Mexico". Additionally page 3 has: "Further Details of Late Events In Mexico". Page 3 has a full column taken up with "Army Court Martial - Case of Lieut. Col. Fremont". Fremont was convicted in court-martial for mutiny and insubordination over a conflict of who was the rightful military governor of California. After his sentence was commuted and he was reinstated by President Polk, Fremont resigned from the Army. Page 3 also has: "The New Mormon Location" which includes: "...was sent on in advance by the Mormon 'Twelve'... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 12:04

$75.00
179723

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Mining & Slaver Ship Captured w/ 750 Slaves 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729069985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 25, 1849 * California gold rush * Slave ship captured Page 3 has reports headed: "From Salt Lake" with reports on the travails of people heading West. Another item is brief: "Slavers Captured" noting: "...that a British man of war has recently taken into that port a Brazilian brig & barque, having on board in the aggregate about 750 slaves." Also on pg. 3: "The Texas Gold Hunters Returned" "An Indian Outbreak In Florida" "General Scott" and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 12:03

$34.00
179721

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Heading West Miners Mining 1849 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989754631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 28, 1849 * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners The bottom of page 3 has: "Gold Diggers" with: "...an official report to the War Dept. on the civil affairs of California, Gen. Riley estimates the number of persons actually employed in digging for gold at ten thousand, while the number of persons engaged in other employments at the placers would greatly increase this amount...". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 12:02

$37.00
179720

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster w/ PHOTO 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989752866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SEATTLE DAILY TIMES, Washington, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey This is one of the more dramatic front page presentations we have offered with most of it taken up with a huge photo of the Hindenburg in flames as it was crashing to the ground. Although the banner headline relates to another even, the photo is headed: "THE HINDENBURG IN FLAMES". And the back page is taken up with five more dramatic photos, each captioned. A great issue for display. The complete first section with pages 1-16, very minor wear at the margins and central fold, generally nice condition.

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Ends April 16, 2020 12:01

$320.00
179718

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Final Events & Terms of Surrender Debate 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989750222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 4, 1847 * Final events of the Mexican War * Negotiation terms for surrender Fully half of page 2 is taken up with a wealth of reporting on the Mexican War, headed: "Late and Important From Mexico" "The Capture of the City of Mexico--The Peace Propositions of Mr. Trist and the Counter Propositions of the Mexicans". Included is a letter signed in type by: Winfield Scott to Santa Anna, with his response signed in type: Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna. A wealth of additional correspondence on the war as well. Page 3 continues with much war reporting, most of the focus being on the terms to be negotiated for the surrender the first point being: "The independence of Texas s... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:58

$48.00
179717

Rare GEORGE WASHINGTON & Battle of Bunker Hill Revolutionary War 1775 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729059937

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VIRGINIA GAZETTE, Williamsburg, July 7, 1775 * Battle of Bunker Hill - Siege of Boston * George Washington becomes Commander-in-Chief * Very rare American Revolutionary War era publication This newspaper was published by Alexander Purdie, a distinction to be made since there were three newspapers of this title printed in Williamsburg during the early period of the Revolutionary War. A very rare opportunity for a scarce title from colonial Virginia, as any experienced collector is aware. Simply a terrific issue, containing reports on the historic Battle of Bunker Hill, Washington being named commander--in-chief of the Continental Army, and much more. The notable reports are on page 2, one datelined "Norwich, J... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:56

$10,000.00
179715

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989747841

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., April 27, 1895 * Rare 19th century title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including a front page continuation of "The Woman's Bible" by Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Four pages, tabloid size, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, very nice cond... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:54

$45.00
179713

HILLSIDE STRANGLER Serial Killers Rapists MURDERS 1977 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729057643

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 15, 1977 * Hillside Strangler serial killings * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The front page has two column heading: "Slain Girl, 17, Believed 11th in 'Strangler' Series" with subhead and related photo. (see) Coverage continues inside with 2 more photos and related map. Great to have in this L.A. publication. Rare as such. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, nice condition

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:53

$72.00
179711

WORLD WAR I Officially BEGINNING Russia & Austria Servian 1914 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372989735965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PITTSBURG DISPATCH, Penn. July 30, 1914 * World war I beginning * Declaration of war * War to end all wars starting The front page has a banner headline in red lettering: "RUSSIA DETERMINED TO FORCE TITANIC WAR" with various subheads and two related photos. Coverage of the official beginning of World War I. Complete with all 14 pages, minor wear along the central fold, generally nice. source: wikipedia: The Austro-Hungarian government used the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand as a pretext to deal with the Serbian question, supported by Germany. On 23 July 1914, an ultimatum was sent to Serbia with ten demands, some so extreme that the Serbian reply included reservations and rejected the sixth deman... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:41

$52.00
179710

1ST MEDAL OF HONOR Recipients w/ Jacob Parrott & More Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729045351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has--and on the front page--a report somewhat inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It lists the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. In the first column is a heading: Award Of Medals To Soldiers," which states in part: "...Ohio soldiers recently returned from the Southern barbarians...After complimenting them upon their fortitude & devotion to the Union, the Secretary presented to private Jacob Parrott, the boy who received a hundred lashes on his bare back without flinching, t... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2020 11:41

$230.00
179687

1970 First Earth Day Celebration - Original New York Times coverage with Photos


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986121531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1970 * First Earth Day Celebration * Multiple photos and related articles * Hard to find collectible The front page has a six-column heading: "Millions Join Earth Day Observances Across Nation", with considerable coverage and a large related photo. Additional articles and with corresponding photos are found on inside pages. Quite historic. Many view this as the beginning of the world-wide environmental movement. Other news of the day, ads, and sports are found as well. The issue is believed to be complete in 76 pages, but is being offered for the described content. A page in the Classified Section has a cutout. Even toning; overall nice.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:47

$175.00
179686

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986121259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 18, 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 nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:47

$52.00
179685

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION Univ. of Cal. v. Bakke Supreme Court Decision 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392725575130

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 29, 1978 * Regents of the Univ. of California v. Bakke * Landmark United States Supreme Court decision * Affirmative action upheld - race in college admission The top of the front page has a headline: "Bakke Wins but Justices Uphold Affirmative Action" with various subheads and photo of Allan Bakke. Much more inside with a few more related photos. Loads of text. First report coverage on the landmark Supreme Court decision in "Regents of Univ. of California v. Bakke", an historic case which upheld affirmative action. Great to have in the California publication. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:46

$88.00
179683

1989 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE w/ Photos Palo Alto California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986120801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENINSULA TIMES TRIBUNE, Palo Alto, California, Oct. 18, 1989 * San Francisco earthquake The dramatic headline appears at the very top, above the title: "KILLER QUAKE" with two large color photos and another headline: "Death Toll Put at 271". More photos and text inside. Great to have this report from a city very close to the disaster. Complete in 46 pages with all 6 sections, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:46

$33.00
179682

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION is a Failure in Herbert Hooover Address 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986120576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 12, 1932 * The United States prohibition to end ? * President Herbert Hoover admits failure * President nomination address The front page has a nice banner headline: "DRY LAW A FAILURE--HOOVER" with subheads. (see) Complete text of Hoover's acceptance address inside. Loads of text here. Related photo on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hangi... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:45

$52.00
179681

TULSA RACE RIOT Greenwood Community Oklahoma Massacre Blacks War 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986119718

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn., June 2, 1921 * Tulsa race riot massacre (1st report) * African-American Greenwood community The front page has a nice banner headline: "WHITES AND BLACKS IN RACIAL WAR IN OKLAHOMA; 75 DEAD AT TULSA; [BLACK] SECTION NOW IN FLAMES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the central fold and spine with a few small binding holes, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Tulsa race riot, also known as the 1921 race riot, The night that Tulsa died, the Tulsa Race War, or the Greenwood riot, was a massacre during a large-scale civil disorder confined mainly to the racially segregated Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA on May 31, 1921. During the... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:44

$98.00
179679

AIR FRANCE HIJACKING Airliner Hijacked Pre-Operation Entebbe 1976 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392725570299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1976 * Air France airliner hijacking - hijacked * Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine * Pre-Operation Entebbe - Thunderbolt The front page has a nice banner headline: "Jet Hijacked With 258 Aboard" with subheads and related map. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:42

$45.00
179678

Best JOHNNY MERCER Songwriter Singer Capital Records FounderDEATH 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986118455

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 26, 1976 * John Mercer death (1st report) * American lyricist, songwriter and singer * Capital Records co-founder The front page has a banner headline: "Songster Johnny Mercer Dies" with subhead and photo. Nice for display. Great to have from the capital of the entertainment industry and the city where he lived and died. Complete 1st section only with all 32 ;pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:42

$62.00
179677

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372986118299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 8, 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 the month 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 Twenty-two pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, archival mend on page 2, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 13, 2020 12:42

$52.00
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