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155053

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux INDIANS July 13, 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989664260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON WEEKLY JOURNAL, July 13, 1876 * General George A. Custer's massacre * Battle of Little Bighorn - Sitting bull * Native Americans era original The top of page 3 has column heads: "The Little Horn Massacre" "Reno's Charge and Repulse" "Custer's Impulsive Onslaught" with various news reports on what happened (see). Four pages, large folio size, several folds, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends July 22, 2017 07:48

$64.00
155034

BLACK HILLS French Creek George Armstrong Custer GOLD DISCOVERY 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989067160

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, June 23, 1875 * French Creek - Cheyenne River * Black Hills gold discovery * George Armstrong Custer The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE BLACK HILLS" with subheads. (see) Text takes up a full column. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2017 15:27

$37.00
155031

INDIRA GANDHI India Woman Prime Minister Leader ASSASSINATION 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989060279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHOENIX GAZETTE, Arizona, Oct. 31, 1984 * Indira Gandhi assassination * India Prime Minister The headline announces: "Gandhi Assassinated" with a smaller head: "Sikh Bodyguards Gun Down Leader" with a photo captioned; "Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated today by two of her bodyguards.." The complete first section with 20 pages, some damage to an upper corner of the back several leaves, otherwise good.

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Ends July 21, 2017 15:16

$35.00
154974

TACOMA Washington Georgetown Colorado Western PRINTS 1883 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371988074119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 5, 1883 * Georgetown CO Colorado * Tacoma WA Washington Territory The full ftpg. shows: "Sketches at the Irish Land League Convention...Philadelphia". Inside has prints of: "Washington Territory--View of Tacoma, Terminus of the Northern Pacific Railroad on Puget Sound"; the doublepage centerfold is a dramatic scene of a mother at the Tombs jail (see); half page: "The Indian at Work--Maple Sugar Making in the Northern Woods" and "Iowa--Scene at Danbury during the Terrific Tornado...". Also a nice quarter page print of: "Colorado--The Mining City of Georgetown, in Clear Creek Canyon". Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2017 14:00

$59.00
154945

KIT CARSON Apache Pass New Mexico & Siege of YORKTOWN Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391821158739

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1862 * Rare Kit Carson mention * Apache Pass, New Mexico * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The War in the Southwest" "Rebel News from Tennessee & North Alabama" "Important From New Mexico" which includes mention of Kit Carson (see); ""Dispatch from Gen. Fremont" "Great Advantages Gained by the National Forces" and more.

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Ends July 19, 2017 15:15

$28.00
154934

PAYMENT FOR SLAVES Speech of Mr. J.R. Giddings of Ohio 1849 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391820960115

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: INDEPENDENT DEMOCRAT & FREEMAN, Concord, New Hampshire, Feb. 1, 1849 Almost the entire front page is taken up with a speech by Mr. Giddings headed: "Payment For Slaves - On the Bill to Pay the heirs of Antonio Pacheco for a Slave sent West of the Mississippi with the Seminole Indians in 1838." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2017 11:37

$35.00
154679

Great 18th Century EASTERN CANADA MAP Foldout Quebec Nova Scotia 1746 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810404942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1746 * Great Eastern Canada map * Jacobite Rebellion Certainly the prime content in this issue is the quite large foldout map titled in the ornate cartouche: "A New Chart of the Coast of NEW ENGLAND, NOVA SCOTIA, NEW FRANCE or CANADA with the Island of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. John's, etc...". The map show much great detail of this portion of present-day Canada, from Labrador to Boston, including towns at the eastern edge of Massachusetts & other portions of New England including Salem, Manchester, Salisbury, Marblehead, Charlestown, Cambridge, Kenebec, etc. There is nice detail of the "City of Quebec" in an inset, as well as a more expansiv... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2017 08:09

$335.00
154611

INDIANS Native Americans & early Pensacola Florida SETTLEMENTS 1765 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391809251946

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 18, 1765 * Indians - Native Americans * Early Florida settlements Page 2 has a report from Charleston concerning the Indian nations there, noting: "...from Pensacola in West Florida...had been holding...with several nations of Indians, was ended much to the satisfaction of the said Indians who had consented that British subjects might settle & possess any part of their country within 40 leagues from the sea." (see) Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, minor foxing & margin wear.

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Ends July 08, 2017 07:40

$29.00
154610

WAR OF 1812 EVENTS w/ Isaac Chauncey & O.H. Perry Letters 1814 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391809250788

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 11, 1814 * War of 1812 original reading Inside has over 5 pages taken up with: "Events of the War" reporting on the on-going War of 1812. Among the subheads & reports are: "the Late Foreign News" "British Prospects"; a letter from Edward Baynes from Montreal; a letter from Alexander Cochrane concerning Americans willing to join the British service (see); "Military" "Campbell's Expedition" "The Creeks"; a letter signed by Isaac Chauncey to the Secretary of the Navy from Sackett's Harbor; "Naval" "General Orders" from Buffalo; a letter signed in type by: O.H. Perry, and much more. Included with this issue is an 8 page "Supplement". Complete in 24 pa... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2017 07:38

$29.00
155079

THE DALTON GANG Adair Oklahoma Indian Terr. LAST TRAIN ROBBERY 1892 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371990675050

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 15, 1892 * The Dalton Gang * Adair, Oklahoma * Last train robbery The back page has a nice article headed: "A Bold Train Robbery" "The Dalton Gang Hold Up an Express and Secure a Rich Prize" with the dateline from Parsons, Kansas. The photos show the entire report, which contains some nice detail, somewhat more than is commonly found. On July 14 the Dalton Gang made its last train robbery at Adair, Indian Territory. They made such quick & quiet work that the deputies--where were on the train--didn't realize it was being robbed until the job was nearly completed. The robbery was followed by a fierce but brief gun battle with the bandits, during ... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:14

$79.99
154398

THE DALTON GANG Brothers Red Rock Oklahoma TRAIN ROBBERY Shootout 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967966459

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 2, 1892 * Red Rock, Oklahoma * The Dalton Gang * Train robbery The back page has an item headed: "A Train Looted By Robbers" "They Don't Hurt the Passengers But Entirely Empty the Safe" with the text noting: "...passenger train was held up last night be masked robbers at Red Rock in the Cherokee strip...The robbers entered the express car, broke open the safe & secured the contents said to be $50,000. The passengers were not molested. Deputy Marshall, at Guthrie, will organize a posse and start in pursuit of the gang.' (see) History tells us the first train the gang passed on because it was dark & they were suspicious something was wrong. So the r... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:09

$98.00
155073

(3) 18th Century MAPS North America & More French and Indian War 1758 Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 391824073713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1758 * 3 nice 18th century maps * French and Indian War The prime feature of this issue would be the three maps included, although only one is called for (other two meant for the Supplement). One is a very nice foldout map titled within the cartouche: "A Map of the New Continent According to its Greatest Diametrical length from the River la Plata to beyond the Lake of the Assimiboils" (see). This map shows both North and South America. North America is somewhat crudely done, particularly the West, obviously due to limited familiarity of that part of the world (see). This map measures 8 1/2 by 10 inches and is in great condition. The second map is... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 07:35

$199.99
155064

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR and South Carolina Cherokee Indians Hostile 1760 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391823589572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 15, 1760 * French and Indian War * Cherokee War Page 6 has half a column headed: "America" with reports from Philadelphia and New York, the latter having a report of an officer who murdered a women for her complicity in a pick-pocket scam. There is also nearly a column on a letter from Charleston, South Carolina, concerning hostilities by the Cherokee Indians, and some items concerning General Amherst, Crown Point, & Quebec in the French & Indian War (see). The back page has a letter "...from the President of the College of New Haven in Connecticut", being Yale, concerning an unusual medical malady (see). Eight pages, 8 by 10 3/4 inches, bit close-t... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2017 14:07

$24.99
155021

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371988969344

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Aug. 15, 1867 * Wagon Box Fight * Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The front page has a report headed: "A Battle With the Indians" which reports on the Wagon Box Battle with the Sioux Indians, part of Red Cloud's War (see hyperlink). Just above this report are: "From The Plains" "The Sioux and Pawnees Equipped for Battle--The United States Express Company--From New Mexico, etc." (see). Eight pages, small tape mend at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends June 28, 2017 13:30

$27.00
155018

CHIEF SITTING BULL Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux Holy Man Indians DEATH 1890 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371988928241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY EXAMINER, San Francisco, Dec. 18, 1890 * Chief Sitting Bull death w/ print * Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux Indians The last column of the ftpg. is entirely taken up with content headed: "SITTING BULL SHOT DEAD" "The Wily Old Chieftain Has Gone to the Happy Hunting Grounds" "Killed By Indian Police" "How the Old Warrior's Prophecy to General Miles Was Fulfilled" "Dramatic Story of the Death Scene" and many subheads. The ftpg. also features a illustration of him captioned: "Sitting Bull". The back page has interesting content headed: "SOME REAL HAIR RAISERS" "Why The Red Man Desires the Top of Other People's Heads" "How Indians Scalp White Men, and White Men Indians" with many subheads ... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2017 12:29

$59.99
154348

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux Indians REVISITED1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371962807988

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, January 6, 1935 * The Custer Massacre revisited * Battle of Little Big Horn Page 2 of this section has a article headed: "CUSTER'S LAST FIGHT: NOTES BY GEN. SCOTT" "Facts He Gathered Led Him to Believe The Tragedy Could Have Been Avoided" with small subheads, photo of Custer and illustration of the battle. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2017 10:45

$30.00
154347

QUETTA EARTHQUAKE Baluchistan British India Pakistan DISASTER 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391795899876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1935 * Quetta Earthquake (1st report) * Baluchistan, British Raj (Pakistan) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20,000 DIE IN INDIAN QUAKE; WIDE AREA IS DEVASTATED; 43 BRITISH AIRMEN VICTIMS" with subheads and related map. More on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2017 10:44

$37.00
154313

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391795120995

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, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 24, 2017 14:55

$39.00
154268

re. BATTLE OF BULL RUN London England's Opinion 1861 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391794148011

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Aug. 28, 1861 * re. Battle of Bull Run - Manassas, Virginia Page 4 has: "Mr. Russell's Account of the Battle of Bull Run", a writer for the London Times, with thoughts that he has a bias for the Confederacy (much like the U.K. due to their interest in the cotton market). Some additional war-related news on page 5 as well. Eight pages, 3 small worm holes just below the middle not affecting the Bull Run content, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2017 15:19

$37.00
153994

Post CUSTER'S MASSACRE Little Big Horn Sitting Bull SIOUX WAR 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391781682398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 22, 1876 * General George Custer's massacre aftermath * Little Big Horn - Sitting Bull - Gen. Terry * Sioux Indians War The front page has one column headings: "The Sioux War" "Gen. Terry's New Camp" and more. (see) Interesting coverage shortly after Custer's Massacre. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 11, 2017 08:27

$38.00
153973

AMERICA Crown Point Fort Edward New York MAP French and Indian War 1759 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391781661390

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1759 * French and Indian War * Nice map of America from Crown Point & Lake Champlain to Fort Edward on the Hudson River * Foldout map of the war in Germany A very nice issue from during the French & Indian War with war-related content as well as other news of the day, political reports, literary items, and other unusual tidbits. This was the first periodical to use the word "magazine" in its title, having begun in 1731 and lasting until 1907. Among the prime articles in this issue is one headed: "Particulars of Major Robert Rogers's Last Expedition Against the Enemy" at Ticonderoga, the report taking over a full page of text (see for portions). Of... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2017 07:58

$300.00
153931

BABY FACE NELSON Post Little Bohemia Lodge Wisconsin Shootout 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391780197233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1934. * Outlaw John Dillinger gang * Baby Face Nelson hunted * Post Little Bohemia shootout * Hunted in North Midwest The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "POSSE CLOSING IN ON DILLINGER AIDE" with subheads that include: "Nelson's Car Found in Woods of Wisconsin--Fugitive in Indian's Hut 4 Days" and more. (see) Coverage on the John Dillinger gang being hunted after the shootout at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:24

$36.00
153928

MAHATMA GANDHI Forces Seizes Solapur Indian Independence Movement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946441964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 13, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Siege of Solapur, Maharashtra, India * Indian Independence Movement The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Troops Crush Sholapur Revolt; Native Rule Is Short Lived; Arrest Six, Gandhists Flee" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, A few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: During the Indian independence movement, the people of Solapur enjoyed full freedom on 9–11 May 1930. However, this resulted in the executions of Mallappa Dhanshetti, Abdul Rasool Qurban Hussein, Jagannath Bhagwan Shinde ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:17

$34.00
153908

Early PLAYING CARDS King "Harry" VIII Advertismeent & JOHN ADAMS 1799 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946388818

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 19, 1799 * Two President John Adams script signatures * Nice ad for King Harry the Eighth Playing Cards * Trenton, New Jersey serves as Federal Capital * Moses Gill proclamation and script signature The front page features two Acts of Congress, each one signed in script type by the President: John Adams. One is a conclusion from a previous issue for regulating: "...trade with Indian tribes & to preserve peace on the frontiers." and the other to authorize the President: "...to fill certain vacancies in the army & navy.". Page three has a rare ad for "King Harry the Eighth Playing Cards," which is not a misprint. Some suggest the use of "King Harry VIII" ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2017 12:28

$125.00
153770

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371933644665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 13 has one column headings: "GANDHI RESTS, WORN BY CONSTANT STRAIN" "Indian Leader's Nerves Frayed--Campaign of Disobedience Spreads Over the Country" "He Explains At Speech" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 m... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2017 15:21

$36.00
153736

Post CUSTER'S MASSACRE Little Big Horn George Armstrong Biography 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391767758198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MORNING STAR, Boston & Chicago, July 12, 1876 * re. General George Custer's massacre Although this is considered a religious newspaper there is much secular reporting as well, with a nearly column-long article on the front page: "Gen. George A. Custer" being a biography of him (see). A small bit includes: "...When he returned he was deprived of his honorable command & ordered to join his regiment, at teh head of which he has perished in a combat with savages, whether through his own recklessness or while desperately attempting to perform an impossible service imposed by his superior officers we can not know now..." with a bit more on his time at the Little Horn further on (see). This was... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2017 15:27

$62.00
153666

1862 Civil War CONFEDERATE Newspaper Pre-Second Battle of BULL RUN #2 Manassas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371931456875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 28, 1862 * Pre-Second Battle of Bull Run * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page has much concerning the Civil War including items headed; "From The Seat of War" which reports that: "...Pope is hastily retreating to Alexandria, where it was expected he would make a stand...". Further on is a report headed: "Brilliant Cavalry Dash of General Stuart--Five Thousand Of the Enemy Routed" with reports on the fighting just before the 2nd battle of Bull Run (see photos). Also on the ftpg: "Important Debate in the British Parliament on the Question of Recognizing the Confederate States... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2017 14:26

$92.00
153591

General George CUSTER'S MASSACRE & Long Branch New Jersey Prints 1876 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371924941090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, September, 1876 * General George Custer's massacre * Long Branch NJ New Jersey scenes Beginning on the front page is a 14 page article: "Life At Long Branch" that has 13 illustrations of various beach scenes & notable landmarks, including "President Grant's Cottage" & the "Monmouth Race Course" and includes two views of Long Branch & two scenes at Ocean Grove. Also within is an article: "The Mikado's Empire" which has much on Japan which has 22 prints and a map of Japan, and an article with prints of: "Eton College". However, the most significant content would be the report of the Custer Massacre found near the back (see). The report includes: "... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2017 14:50

$79.00
153307

JOHN DICKINSON Pennsylvania Farmer Plea & John Hancock Troubles 1769 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371911377096

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1769 * John Dickinson * John Hancock Contents include: "A New Voyage to the West Indies, Giving an Account of the various Nations that dwell near the great river Mississippi, ..." which is extremely descriptive of the western lands of America and the native American Indians in the area (see for portions) and taking over 4 pages; "...Letter from General Paoli to an English Gentleman" "Account of the late Abdication in Sweden" Noteworthy is: "An Address to the Americans by the Author of the Farmer's Letters", being John Dickinson. This takes 1 1/2 pages and includes: "In the great & important question now before us, my countrymen, a question on wh... See More  

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:20

$59.00
153284

EDWARD SETTLE GODFREY General Custer's Massacre Survivor DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391742635173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1932 * Edward Settle Godfrey death * Custer's Massacre survivor Page 17 has a one column heading: "GEN. GODFREY DIES; INDIAN WAR HERO" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Edward Settle Godfrey, United States Army Brigadier General who received the Medal of Honor. He was a surviving lieutenant of the 7th United States Cavalry of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. 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 36 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 30, 2017 13:59

$35.00
153146

MODOCS Indians Lava Beds War w/ Captain Jack Interview 1873 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737279435

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE, New York, June 14, 1873 * Modoc War - Indians - Lava Beds The top of the ftpg. has column heads on the Modoc Indian War: "THE MODOCS" "Interview With Captain Jack & Others" as well as: "Execution In Kentucky" "Destructive Fire in Cincinnati" and more. Four pages, large folio size, bit irregular at the spine, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:25

$29.00
153035

MAUCH CHUNK PA Pennsylvania View Jim Thorpe Early Alaska PRINTS 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391733975566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 12, 1878 * Mauch Chunk PA Pennsylvania (Jim Thorpe) * Early Alaska scenes The full ftpg. is a political cartoon showing Ben Butler (see photo). Among the prints within are: "Mauch Chunk, Pa." "Pennsylvania--An Autumn View of Mauch Chunk, the 'Switzerland of America' & its Attractions". This town would be re-named "Jim Thorpe". The doublepg. centerfold is a group of 9 prints of: "Illinois--The Growing Industries in the United States--Curing & Packing American Beef...". Also three prints from: "Alaska--The Great Fur-Seal Island in Behring Sea". Attached is the "Supplement" on the "Princess Alice Disaster" which has several related prints. Twent... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2017 15:43

$49.00
152925

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729762715

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: AMERICAN STANDARD, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, July 13, 1876 * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn Page 2 contains a very nice & lengthy account of the Custer Massacre, headed: "THE INDIAN WAR" "A Disastrous Defeat of Gen. Custer's Command by the Indians--Three Hundred & Fifteen Soldiers Killed--Terrible Odds Against the Whites--All of the Custers Killed" plus there are subheads reading: "Another Account" and "Ghastly Details of the Fight in Which a Brave General Perished" and "The Killed, Wounded and Missing". This is an extremely lengthy & detailed account, more so than most we have had the pleasure to offer, taking over ... See More  

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Ends April 15, 2017 08:10

$220.00
152899

TREATY OF SAGINAW Chippewa Indians & United States Army SIGNED 1820 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729229909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 1, 1820 The back page has a Treaty between the United States and the Chippewa nation of Indians, headed with a heraldic eagle. A very unusual item as it is very lengthy with much detail on the land involved, and nearly a column taken up with Indians signatures with their "X" marks (see). This was the Treaty of Saginaw (see hyperlink for details). Fours pages, minor loss to an upper corner with no text loss, generally good.

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Ends April 14, 2017 15:17

$39.00
152860

RODMAN WANAMAKER Department Store Magnate Aviation Investor DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391727628877

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1928 * Rodman Wanamaker death * Department store magnate The top of the front page has a one column heading: "R. WANAMAKER DIES SUDDENLY AT 65 AT ATLANTIC CITY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Rodman Wanamaker, department store magnate. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editi... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2017 14:22

$34.00
152857

JIM THORPE & Joe DiMaggio JACKIE ROBINSON Contract Signing PHOTOS 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391727624841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1950 * Jim Thorpe - Jackie Robinson - Joe Dimaggio * Three famous sport's stars in 1 issue The sports page has a very notable report on the legendary Jim Thorpe, with a two column head: "Thorpe Hailed As Greatest Player On Gridiron in Past Fifty Years" and also: "Carlisle Indian First in Mid-Century Poll With 170 Votes--Red Grange Next With 138 as Nagurski Gets 38 for Third". Included as well is a photo captioned: "Jim Thorpe with Carlisle Indian School Team forty years ago." and headed: "Picked As Football Star of Half-Century" (see). Also very notable on the following sports page is a near banner head: "Yanks Sign DiMaggio; Robinson Accepts Dodgers' Terms" ... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2017 14:15

$83.00
152641

Early CREEK NATION Indians in America 18th Century 1760 Old London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371884295160

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 2, 1760 * Creek Nation Inside has: "America" being a half column report from Savannah noting in part: "...those Creek headmen who lately escorted the traders thither out of the Lower towns had been well treated..." with more concerning the Creek Indians. Also an item notes: "...Nothing less than the reduction of Louisiana seems to be the general opinion, will ever establish the several Indian nations firmly in our interest again..." (see). Eight pages, 8 by 10 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends April 05, 2017 08:27

$28.00
152640

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Ontario & Valaparaiso Capt David Porter War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391719867846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 23, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * Battle of Valaparaiso - David Porter The issue begins with: "General Hull's Defence, to the Citizens of the United States" concerning his decision to surrender Detroit to the British. He was sentenced to be shot but was reprieved by President Madison. This letter is signed in type: William Hull, and takes over 2 1/2 pages. Also in this issue: "Capt. Porter & the Essex" which takes over 3 pages on his Battle of Valaparaiso (see hyperlink). Further on is: "Events of the War" taking 7 pages and includes much on the War of 1812, perhaps the most significant being a nice account of the Battle of Chippawa Falls s... See More  

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Ends April 02, 2017 16:33

$39.00
152567

Rare BUFFALO BILL CODY Scouts Post Custer's Massacre INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391718083735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 23, 1876 * Rare Buffalo Bill Cody mention Page 7 has a report with nice column heads: "THE INDIAN WAR" "Details of Colonel Merritt's Charge on the Cheyennes" "A Short Struggle" "The Indians Utterly Surprised, Rush Back in Disorder" "The Latest from General Crook's Camp" "Ominous Absence of the Sioux". These reports are datelined: "Fort Laramie" and have much good content & subheads (see for portions), and also includes a report with rare mention of "Buffalo Bill" Cody, with a subhead: "Cody Kills Yellow Hand" and the report noting in part: "...met the daring charge with a volley. Yellow Hand, a young Cheyenne brave, came foremost, singling Bill as a foreman worthy of hi... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2017 16:34

$72.00
152439

Famous UNITE OR DIE Benjamin Franklin CARTOON Print 1774 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371876268155

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL; AND THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, November 16, 1774 * Benjamin Franklin's "Unite Or Die" cartoon If there was one graphic which represented the spirit of the Revolutionary War it would have to be the ubiquitous segmented snake with the famous "Unite Or Die" caption. The engraving, a prominent device in the masthead of this newspaper, shows a snake cut into various pieces, each with a label of a colony with the implied message that only by each of the separate colonies uniting under a single cause could the country--the snake--hope to strike back & be successful in defeating the British. Ben Franklin is credited with creating this device, conside... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2017 15:04

$18,500.00
152233

OKLAHOMA LAND RUSH Run Sooners Boomers Cherokee Strip Begins 1889 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371870138444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY PICAYUNE, New Orleans, April 15, 1889 * Oklahoma land rush beginning * Boomers and Sooners * Town of Guthrie riot This uncommon title from the deep South has news of the day with many advertisements. Page has an article headed: "OKLAHOMA" "Hanging Around the Borders--Settlers Determined to Go Forward" and more. (see) Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear and fold rubbing, generally nice.

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Ends March 19, 2017 16:40

$30.00
152028

OKLAHOMA LAND RUSH Sooners Boomers & Reading PA Tornado PRINTS 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371863559040

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 19, 1889 * Oklahoma land rush * Sooners - boomers * Indianapolis Indiana The front page has a print concerning the cyclone that struck Reading, Pennsylvania, with more inside as well. Inside has a great full pg. print: "Indian Territory--The Oklahoma Boomers--United States Scouts Turning Back Invaders" (see). Complete in 16 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 12, 2017 15:58

$56.00
151679

MARIAS MASSACRE Wyoming Piegan Blackfeet Indians EUGENE BAKER 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391689142492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1870 * Marias Massacre - Piegan Blackfeet Indians Page 5 has an article headed: "The Indians" "The Piegan Slaughter...." (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along spine, archival mend on page 2, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends February 26, 2017 15:40

$24.00
151409

BATTLE OF COTTONWOOD Nez Perce War IDAHO Looking Glass S. Whipple 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681054162

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, July 8, 1877 * Battle of Cottonwood - Idaho * Nez Perce War - Looking Glass * Captain Stephen Whipple This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "THE RED REBELS" "Col. Whipple Smashes Looking Glass at Clear Creek" and more. (see) This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:23

$34.00
151384

WATKINS GLEN Finger Lakes Region Seneca County New York FLOOD 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842098569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1935 * Watkins Glen flood (1st report) * Seneca County, New York * Finger Lakes region The top of the front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD IN UP-STATE FLOODS, 7 MISSING, MANY HOMELESS; DAMAGE IS PUT AT $10,000,000" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individual... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:40

$33.00
151292

MARK TWAIN'S The Noble Red Man (Indian) 1872 Constantine Michigan 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371838882300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY MERCURY, Constantine, Michigan, May 30, 1872 Nearly half of the front page is taken up with a story titled: "The noble Red Man, by Mark Twain". Nice to have a Samuel Clemens work on the front page. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2017 15:06

$47.00
150996

ANDREW JACKSON State of the Union Address re. Indian Removal Act 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391669302159

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RHODE ISLAND AMERICAN STATESMAN, Providence, Dec. 11, 1829 * President Andrew Jackson * State of the Union Address * Indian Removal Act All of page 2 & some of pg. 2 are taken up with the: "President's Message", being his annual state-of-the-union address to the nation. It is signed by him in type at its conclusion: Andrew Jackson. In it he announces his controversial plan concerning the Native Americans which would be spelled out in the Indian Removal Act of 1830: "...I suggest...the propriety of setting apart an ample district west of the Mississippi, & without the limits of any state...to be guaranteed to the Indian tribes as long as they shall occupy it...This emigration should be vol... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2017 06:53

$48.00
150954

BATTLE OF THE THAMES William Henry Harrison TECUMSEH War of 1813 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391668037418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 30, 1813 * Battle of the Thames * War of 1812 Over two pages are taken up with: "Barbarities of the Enemy". Also in this issue: "Reasons Against the War!" "Commodore Chauncey"; a report from Richmond concerning the Battle of the Thames beginning: "Fellow Citizens--Again, 'By Blessing of Providence, WE ARE VICTORIOUS. The complete victory obtained over the combined Indian and British forces, under the command of General Proctor...will give us entire possession of the Canadas..." with more (see). There are other reports in this issue concerning the Battle of the Thames. Over 3 pages fall under the heading: "Even ts of the War" filled with the latest ne... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2017 15:37

$34.00
150777

MODOCS INDIANS Lava Beds War Capt. Jack 1873 San Francisco California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391662695917

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY CALL, San Francisco, California, April 17, 1873 * Modoc War ends - Lava Beds * Captain Jack The front page has over a full column taken up with reports on the Modoc War with heads: "THE MODOCS" "An Engagement" "Gallant Conduct Of Our Troops" "Mortars & Howitzers In Full Play" "The Indians Repulsed" "The Savages Nearly Surrounded" and more. Plus page 3 has more column heads: "THE MODOCS" "Additional Particulars" "The Troops within 300 Yards of the Modocs' Strongest Position" "The Fiends Doomed" and more. Also: "The Apaches" "The Indians Surrendering by Hundreds" (see). Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, various tears at margins, good condition. Folder size not... See More  

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Ends January 26, 2017 14:42

$39.00
150516

NORTHWEST INDIAN WAR Little Turtle Vs. John Adair Fort St. Clair 1792 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371816021946

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 20, 1792 Page 3 has a find account of the November 6, 1792 battle between Major John Adair and the Indians under Little Turtle, the details of which can be seen at this hyperlink. A fine, first-hand account of the battle. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:15

$53.00
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