eBay Listings Search Results

Web Results (38) Listings on eBay (6)

Sort:

177130

AUTOMATIC STABILIZER Orville Wright Brothers Airplane Invention 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566707711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, Jan. 5, 1914 * Orville Wright Brothers * "Automatic stabilizer" invention * Wright Model E airplane aeroplane * FRONT LEAF ONLY ******* The top of the front page has a photo of Orville Wright along with illustration of the Wright Model E with heading: "Says He Has Revolutionized Flying". (see) Also one column headings that include: "For Safety In Flight" "Invention Insures It, Says Wright" "Declares Problem of Automatic Stability in Air Has Been Solved" and more. (see) Complete article from Dayton, Ohio is all on the front page. A very historic report in aviation. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, great report as such.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends January 02, 2020 09:13

$172.00
176574

ORVILLE WRIGHT DEATH Brothers & Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi 1948 Newspaper *


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832549245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST (tabloid size), January 31, 1948 * 1st report on Orville Wright death * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi assassination This famous New York City tabloid publication has a page 2 report with heading: "Orville Wright, 76, Plane Pioneer, Dies" with 2 related photos. (see) Page 3 has reporting on the assassination of Gandhi with heading: "Gandhi's Son Sets His Funeral Pyre" and more with related photo. (see) Complete with 30+ pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends December 07, 2019 15:31

$78.00
171206

ORVILLE WRIGHT Brothers vs. Samuel P. Langley 1ST AIRPLANE Flight 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392251074708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1928 * Orville Wright - Brothers * Samuel Pierpont Langley * 1st airplane flight ? Page 8 of section 9 ( near back) has three column headlines: "ORVILLE WRIGHT HAS RENEWED HIS CLAIMS", "Airplane Inventor Contends That the Langley Machine Was Not the First Capable of Free Sustained Flight...." with related photo. See photos for partial text here. Also the front page of the sport's section has a nice photo of Babe Ruth and headings concerning spring training. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 100+ page thick Sunday edition, light even toning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

Buy Now on eBay

Ends March 31, 2019 16:41

$72.00
157101

WRIGHT BROTHERS NATIONAL MEMORIAL Monument Cornerstone Erected 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391885626063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 3, 1928 * Wright Brothers National Memorial * Kill Devil Hill, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina * Granite boulder - cornerstone erected The top of page 4 has a two column heading: "Kitty Hawk Honors First Plane Flight In Monument to the Wright Brothers" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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 ... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends October 11, 2017 08:53

$40.00
142265

CHARLES A. LINDBERGH Receives Harmon Trophy w/ Orville Wright 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371572719388

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1928 * Aviator Charles A. Lindbergh * Airplane inventor Orville Wright * Harmon Trophy presentation Page 5 has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH SHARES HONOR WITH WRIGHT" with subheads that include: "Inventor Escorts Ocean Flier to Conference Platform to Receive Harmon Trophy" and more. (see) First report coverage on Orville Wright presenting aviator Charles A. Lindbergh with the Harmon Trophy as the annual world's outstanding aviator. 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 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 10, 2016 15:58

$37.00
142138

WRIGHT BROTHERS Kill Devil Hills Kitty Hawk Monument & Memorial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391402051030

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1929 * Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina * Wright Brothers National Memorial cornerstone * Kitty Hawk monument unveiled Page 18 has a one column heading: "HONOR THE WRIGHTS AT KITTY HAWK SITE" with subheads that include: "Monument Is Unveiled" "Cornerstone Also Laid for the Memorial to Be Built by the Government" and more. Text takes up over two full columns. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 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... See More  

Buy Now on eBay

Ends April 07, 2016 14:27

$38.00
[ RSS Feed ]