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181520

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant v Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060765099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign w/ map The front page is dominated by a large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE CAMPAIGN IN VIRGINIA". Most of the first column is a long stack of Civil War heads including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Comes Up With Lee's Rear Guard" "Hancock's Great Achievement" "No Retreat For Lee That Way" "His Army Nearly Hemmed In" "Lee Himself in Richmond Wounded" "Occupation of Dalton by Our Forces" and much more. Civil War reports inside as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:52

$62.00
181518

Rare CONFEDERATE Port City of Wilmington NC CIVIL WAR 1st Year 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060764938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 1, 1861 * Rare Confederate publication This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. While the ftpg. is taken up with ads, page 2 has war content including: "Gen. Scott's Programme--His Opposition to the Advance on Richmond--His Resentment Toward that City" "Col. Fisher's Regiment" "The Virginia & North Carolina Irrepressibles" "A Contraband at the Manassas Battle" Also some war-related content on page 3. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:51

$89.00
181517

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807474931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, October 29, 1863 * Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. contains a first column report with heads: "From General Lee's Army" "The Late Movements!" "Various Skirmishes!!" "North Carolina Killed & Wounded" with this coverage taking full half of the front page. Also on the ftpg. are: "North Carolina Christian Conference" "Commissioning a Dead Man" which is an interesting piece. Also on ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:51

$210.00
181516

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY by Isaiah Thomas w/ John Jay Reply 1798 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807474687

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Aug. 29, 1798 * 18th century America Page 2 has a: "Reply" which is signed in type: John Jay. The back page has an Act of the Mass. legislature. Four pages, various foxing throughout, otherwise good.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:50

$38.00
181515

Great HARTFORD CIRCUS Connecticut Ringling Big Top FIRE Disaster 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807474414

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 6, 1944 * Hartford circus fire * The day the clowns cried * Early, same day report The bold headline above the masthead announces one of the biggest disasters in American history: "100 KILLED IN RINGLING CIRCUS FIRE" with a subhead: "Big Top Falls Traps Many" Nice for display. First section only with pages 1-12, some damage along right margin near central fold but doesn't affect circus report, light toning along the central fold, a few tiny margin tears, great for display.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:50

$78.00
181513

Best DUNE Cult Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1984 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 14, 1984 * Best "Dune" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Epic science fiction cult film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Dune" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:49

$82.00
181512

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Independence MO 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 27, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..." (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:49

$33.00
181511

Daniel SHAYS' REBELLION Massachusetts Armed Rebels Uprising 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 17, 1787 * Shays' Rebellion ending ? The back page has a report on the Shays' Rebellion noting: "...that Gen. Lincoln was continuing to disperse the insurgents in the state of Massachusetts, that Shays was said to be nearly deserted by all his followers;...that he has still 1500 men with him...issued a proclamation offering a reward for apprehending D. Shays, Luke Day, Adam Wheeler, and Eli Parson as principal abettors & supporters of a rebellion against the dignity, authority & government of the commonwealth of Massachusetts." Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:48

$43.00
181510

CAPTAIN JACK Modoc Indians Lava Beds War EXECUTIONS Hangings 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807473035

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 4, 1873 * Captain Jack execution (day of) * Lava Beds War - Modoc Indians The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE DOOMED MODOCS" "A Talk with the Condemned Murderers" "Captain Jack and His Devoted Squaw Side by Side" and much more. (see) Lengthy text takes up almost 5 full columns. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:48

$38.00
181509

GEORGETOWN South Carolina RACE WAR & George Custer Indians Fight 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 20, 1874 * Georgetown, South Carolina * Race war - riots - blacks * General George A. Custer * Black Hills expedition (fight) Page 5 has an article under: "The Colored War In South Carolina" with subhead. (see) The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "Custer Attacked" and more. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:47

$40.00
181508

Bell XS-1 Jet Airplane CHUCK YEAGER 1st Speed of Sound (Level) 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1948 * United States Air Force - Chuck Yeager * Bell XS-1 rocket airplane * Speed of Sound - 1st in level flight The front page has a two column headline: "Speed of Sound Is Exceeded By XS-1 in Repeated Tests" (see). Coverage continues inside with photos of Yeager and his airplane. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:47

$48.00
181506

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN Diagram Map & New Orleans LA Falls 1862 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807472267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 2, 1862 * Siege of Yorktown * Fall of New Orleans * Fort Macon North Carolina The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "The Action of April 26 Near Yorktown" which is more of a diagram of the battle. Among the front page one column heads are: "Fall Of Fort Macon" "The Surrender of New Orleans" "Graceful but Patriotic Letter from Flag-Officer Farragut", "The Siege Of Yorktown" "Progress of the Siege" "Dispersion of Rebel Cavalry" and more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:46

$57.00
181505

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD Airplane Flight over Antarctic STORY Told 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060762811

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1929. * Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition * Story of his flight told by him The top of the front page has a four column headline: "BYRD TELLS OF DARING CLIMB IN PLANE OVER JAGGED PEAKS TO POLAR PLATEAU; WON BY SCANT MARGIN, THE POLE AHEAD" with subheads. (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 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 issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:46

$48.00
181504

FENIAN RAIDS Battle of Eccles Hill Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada MAP 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060762612

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1870 * Battle of Eccles Hill * Fenian Brotherhood raids * Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE FENIANS" "Advance of the Irish Liberating Army in Canada" "Skirmish at Cook's Corner and Repulse of the Invaders" and more with related map. Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:45

$42.00
181503

PARIS PEACE CONFERENCE World War I Over 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807471660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 8, 1919 * World War I armistice period * Paris Peace Conference The front page has a nice banner headline: "HAND TERMS TO GERMANY; 'We Know We're Beaten'--Foe's Leader" with subheads and related illustration. Nice for display. More inside. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Paris Peace Conference was the meeting of the Allied victors following the end of World War I to set the peace terms for Germany and other defeated nations, and to deal with the empires of the defeated powers following the Armistice of 1918. It took place in Paris in 1919 and inv... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:45

$42.00
181501

MAUNA LOA Hawaiian Islands Volcano 23d Bomb Squadron BOMBING 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060762197

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23d Bomb Squadron warplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ARMY FLIERS BOMB MAUNA LOA CRATER TO TURN ASIDE LAVA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On 27 December 1935, the Mauna Loa volcano on the island of Hawaii erupted, threatening the city of Hilo. Six Keystones of the 23d used precision bombing tactics to drop twenty 600-pound bombs in the path of the volcano’s lava flow, thus saving the city of Hilo by diverting the lava away from the city.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:44

$40.00
181500

LEWIS CASS for President Political AD & Louisiana SLAVES 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807470990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT & STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Sept. 21, 1848 * Lewis Cass Political Ad * Arrival of slaves in Louisiana The United States Presidential election of 1848 was the first election in which all states held their election on the same day. This also marked the 1st Tuesday of November as the fixed date for the national election. This issue in particular has, at the top of the first column on page 2, an illustrated ad supporting "Lewis Cass for President and William O. Butler for Vice President" (see photo). Various news of the day & a wealth of additional ads are found throughout. Complete in 4 pages, small stain within the masthead, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:43

$28.00
181498

USS YORKTOWN Aircraft Carrier Battle of Midway SINKING 1942 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060761760

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 16, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Yorktown sinking * Battle of Midway aftermath * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "YORKTOWN SUNK AT MIDWAY" with subheads and three related photos. Nice for display. (see) This sinking actually happened a few months earlier but this was when it was 1st made public making it still a first report. Complete with 42 pages, light toning, some small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:43

$88.00
181497

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807470164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, December 4, 1933. * Prohibition ends (eve) * Beer returns at midnight * Legal liquor The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Senate Passes Liquor Report 24-15; Bill a Law Tonight" with subheads. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:42

$78.00
181496

WINSTON CHURCHILL This Was Their Finest Hour Speech 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060760636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, June 19, 1940 * This was their finest hour * Winston Churchill speech * World War II - WWII The front page has a one column heading: "Churchill Calls British to Meet Nazi Invasion'" with subhead. (see) Page 8 has the complete text of Churchill's famous speech to the House of Commons in which he concludes with the famous passage: "...Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty and so bear ourselves that if the British commonwealth and empire last for a thousand years, men will still say this was their finest hour". Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:42

$115.00
181495

WORLD TRADE CENTER BOMBING Terrorists Attack New York City 1993 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060760519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, February 27, 1993 * 1st attack on World trade Center The front page has the headline: "BOMBED" with related photo and subhead. (see) Much more on the following pages. Great to have from this famous NYC tabloid publication. Complete with all 48 pages, great condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:41

$38.00
181494

JACKSON BARNETT "The World's Richest Indian" Oklahoma Oil DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807469199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 30, 1934 * Jackson Barnett death (1st report) * "The World's Richest Indian" * Oklahoma oil wells owner * Muscogee Creek Native American Page 20 has a one column heading: "Barnett, Indian Oil Millionaire, Dies In 92D Year" with subhead. The back page has a photo of Barnett with his wife & heading: "Wealthiest Indian Dies At Age Of 92" (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 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:41

$42.00
181493

FATHER CHARLES COUGHLIN Roman Catholic Preist Anti-FDR Speech MSG 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807469023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1935 * Father Charles Coughlin * Roman Catholic priest * Anti-Franklin D. Roosevelt * Madison Square Garden speech The top of the front page has a one column heading: "23,000 HERE CHEER COUGHLIN ATTACK ON THE PRESIDENT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with complete text of his speech and related photo. Probably only found in a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:40

$37.00
181492

Great 1886 STATUE OF LIBERTY Bedloe's Island Dedication 44 x 16 Foldout PRINT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807468571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 30, 1886 Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the somewhat rare four page foldout of the Statue Of Liberty. Of the many Supplement issues which appeared in Harper's Weekly over its 60 years, this--in our opinion--is the very best. This large print measures 44 x 15 1/2 inches and shows New York Harbor with a closeup of the newly dedicated Statue Of Liberty recently given to the United States by France. This dramatic foldout is rarely found bound in within the regular issue, and usually when it is, it's in very poor condition due to the constant folding & unfolding. The massive print is captioned: "Liberty Enlightening The World--Bartholdi's Colossal Statue On Bedlow's Island, New... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:40

$550.00
181491

NEBRASKA STATEHOOD Joins the Union - President Andrew Johnson 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060759129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 2, 1867 * Nebraska statehood achieved Page 3 begins with a column head: "WASHINGTON" "Proclamation o the President Declaring Nebraska Admitted as a State" "Failure of the Senate to Pass the Colorado Bill Over the Veto". Included is the actual "Proclamation of the President" creating the state of Nebraska, signed in type: Andrew Johnson. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:40

$62.00
181490

2 WOODROW WILSON 28th President Democrat Party Death FUNERAL 1924 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060757821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Feb. 4 and 6, 1924 * Woodrow Wilson death - funeral A pair of issues on the funeral of President Woodrow Wilson who died on the 3rd. Banner heads note: "Wilson's Funeral Set For Wednesday" and "National Pays Silent Tribute To Wilson" with related subheads and reports. The issue of the 4th features a photo headed: "Dead Ex-President". Each issue complete in 14 & 16 pages, a bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:39

$37.00
181489

SLAVER African Slave Trade Ship CAPTURED Atlantic Ocean 1860 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060757603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1860 * Pre Civil War slavery Among the page 4 column heads are; "The Captured Africans and the Slave Trade" with the article noting in part: "...where one slave vessel is detected by the government with its cargo of Africans, ten succeed in landing the [blacks] and distributing them over the South...". Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:38

$38.00
181488

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807465616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Arizona Territory, June 19, 1875 * Very rare title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles and ads including: "Letter From Col. Hodge" datelined at Camp Grant; "Mining Summary" "The Tucson Public Schools" "Telegraphic News" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few minor margins tears, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:38

$130.00
181487

Rare STOCKTON CA San Joaquin County Northern California OLD WEST 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807465305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING HERALD, Stockton, California, Sept. 12, 1878 * Wild Old West * Rare title A wide range of content including a ftpg. item: "He Killed it in Self-Defense" and pg. 3: "Sierra Nevada - A Calm Survey of the Present Situation". Four pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:37

$37.00
181480

VIKING 1 NASA 1st Spacecraft to Land on Surface of MARS (Day of) 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059541371

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1976 * Viking 1 landing on Mars - Nasa (day of) * 1st spacecraft to land on the planet The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Viking Poised for Landing And Mars Pictures Today" with subhead. Coverage continues inside with 2 related photos. Viking 1 was the first spacecraft to successfully land on Mars and perform its mission. This would be achieved on this day. Other news sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 64 pages, light foxing along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:54

$44.00
181479

AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1 Goodwin Arkansas DC-2 Airplane Crash 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806390730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1936 * American Airlines Flight 1 disaster * Douglas DC-2 airliner - airplane crash * Goodwin, St. Francis County, Arkansas The front page has a one column heading: "CRASH OF AIRLINER BAFFLES EXPERTS; 17 BODIES REMOVED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Loads of 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 individuals were the primary subscribers o... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:53

$38.00
181478

Best KING GEORGE II of Great Britain London Chron. DEATH 1760 Old UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806390198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 25, 1760 * George II of Great Britain death * Early, same day report (rare) Only to be had in a London newspaper is this very rare, same-day report of the death of the king. At the top of the back page is a heading: "Postscript" with news recently received, the text noting: "This morning about seven o'clock, departed this life, at his palace at Kensington, his Sacred Majesty our most gracious Sovereign; a Prince endowed with all royal virtues. The grief and consternation which this unexpected event has occasioned, is legible in every countenance, and will be deeply felt by all his subjects, who regarded him as their common father." This was the report of the death of King George II... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:52

$172.00
181477

FORT SUMTER Charleston SC Diagram Pre Civil War Tensions CRISIS 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806389867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 31, 1860 * Fort Sumter diagram * Charleston, South Carolina * Southern tensions The front page features a nice map headed: "THE CHARLESTON FORTIFICATIONS. Topographical Sketch of Fort Sumpter". The first column has related headlines including: "The Revolutionary Crisis" "Important From the South" "Special Message of the President on the Action of South Carolina" "Another John Brown Excitement in Virginia" "The Charleston Fortifications" and more. Eight pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, one interior leaf close-trimmed at the right margin, generally good condition.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:52

$40.00
181476

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059534420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, April 19, 1893 * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "A Terrible Shock." double-page centerfold: "Weeding 'em Out." back page is a six panel cartoon: "Is This the 'Land of the Free', When we Tolerate Such Things As These?" Sixteen pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:51

$27.00
181475

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806386676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Aug. 13, 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, some various light foxing, generally nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:50

$42.00
181474

BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Within same Headline New York Yankees 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig in the same headline * New York Yankees - MLB Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline across the top reading: "Gehrig's 46th Ties Ruth as Yanks Win; Robins Beat Giants in Season's Final" with subheads that include: "Yankees Win Final; Gehrig Ties Ruth" and more with box scores. (see) Nice to have an issue with both Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth mentioned within the same heading. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:50

$76.00
181473

BABE RUTH Bambino New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1930 * Babe Ruth nearing the end of his career * New York Yankees contract disagreement * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 12) has a four column headline: "Ruth Rejects $85,000 Offer for 1930" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Babe Ruth dealing with his new contract extension. He would agree with Yankee management the following day. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:49

$40.00
181471

Best BATTLE OF LOS ANGELES Japanese Airplanes ? UFO? 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806381053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA! Feb. 25, 1942 * Battle of Los Angeles - Air Raid * Japanese airplane attack ? UFO's ? * Best title to be had (very rare) Simply a fantastic report on what is known as the "Battle of Los Angeles". The front page has one of the more dramatic, screaming headlines to be found: "L.A. AREA RAIDED ! " with a smaller head noting: "Jap Planes Peril Santa Monica, Seal Beach, El Segundo, Redondo, Long Beach, Hermosa, Signal Hill". The report begins: "Roaring out of a brilliant moonlit western sky, foreign aircraft flying both in large formation and single, few over Southern California early today and drew heavy barrages of anti-aircraft fire--the first ever to sound over United States continental soil... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:48

$535.00
181470

GROVER CLEVELAND Cards Breaks Christy Mathewson's Win Record (NL) 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806380301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, August 11, 1929 * Grover Alexander breaks record * Christy Mathewson's wins (NL) * St. Louis Cardinals - MLB Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Yanks Beat Indians; Robins Divide---Alexander Wins 373d Game, Sets Record" with subheads: "Alexander Victor, Sets League Mark" "Beats Phils, 11-9, in 11 Innnigs, Scores 373d Triumph of His Career---Enters Game in 8th" "Passes Mattys Record" and more. In the summary it says in part: "Grover Cleveland Alexander broke the lifetime National League winning record of the late Christy Mathewson...in the second game of a double-header...today. It was old Pete's 373d triumph as a Philly, a Cub and a Cardinal" plus box scores. Nice two... See More  

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ULYSSES S. GRANT Presidential VETO Message on Inflation Bill 1874 NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1874 * President Ulysses S. Grant signed in type * Veto message on Monetary Legislation Page 5 has one column headings that include: "VETO" "The President Saves the Credit of the Country" "The Inflation Bill Returned to the Senate Unsigned" "Message Of The Chief Magistrate" and more. This is followed by Grant's veto message and is signed in type: U.S. Grant Other news of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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181468

15th AMENDMENT Colored Blacks Right VOTE Law of the Land Editorial1870 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 20, 1870 * 15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect * Voting rights for blacks in America * New York Herald editorial Page 6 has a editorial concerning the recent enacting of the 15th Amendment with small heading: "The Fifteenth Amendment--The [Black] Vote as a Political Balance of Power" (see) Complete with 16 pages, tape mend on the back page, otherwise nice.

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181467

MASONIC TEMPLE Freemasons New York Grand Lodge Description Plan 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806379528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW-YORK HERALD, May 9, 1870 * Masonic - Masons - Freemasons Page 5 has an article headed: "The New Masonic Hall" "A Full Description of the Building--It's Dimensions, Cost, Architecture and Ornamentation" (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning to upper vertical fold of the front page, generally nice.

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Best DUTCH SCHULTZ New York City Gangster Beer Baron ARRESTED 1931 NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1931 * Dutch Schultz - Arthur Simon Flegenheimer * New York City bootlegger - racketeer - gangster * Arrested for income tax evasion (1st report) The front page has one column headings that include: "GANG DRIVE SPURRED BY SCHULTZ CAPTURE" "Racketeer Held in $150,000 Bail as Government Centres War on Tax Evaders" and more. (see) Lengthy report continues inside with photo. (see) First report coverage on famous New York City gangster Dutch Schultz's arrest for income tax evasion. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage o... See More  

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181465

1969 ROLLING STONES Infamous Altamont Free Concert HELLS ANGELS 1969 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Dec. 11, 1969 * Infamous Altamont Free Concert "Woodstock West" * Rolling Stones - death of Meredith Hunter by Hells Angels * Santana - Jefferson Airplane - The Flying Burrito Brothers * LSD infested - violent atmosphere described in detail A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as a detailed report by Grover Lewis on the infamous Altamont Free Concert which begins on the front page with heading "Day of the Angel: Let It Bleed!" with small caption: "Mick on the Coast" First report coverage continues inside. Much of this report contains horrid details of the concert that probably wouldn't be reported in the typical newspaper of the day. Rolling Stone Magazine described the ev... See More  

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BALD MOUNTAIN Rutherford County NOrth Carolina TREMORS Volcano ? 1874 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1874 * Bald Mountain tremors cause ? * Volcano ? earthquakes ? * Rutherford County, North Carolina The top of page 10 has one column headings: "The Bald Mountain Terror" "A Renewal of the Phenomenon with Greater Violence" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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CONCENTRATION CAMP For Children LIBERATED & George S. Patton 1945 WWII Newspaper


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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: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 24, 1945 * Concentration camp for children found * Jewish holocaust realization * General George S. Patton The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "REDS FREE 862 CHILDREN IN NAZI ATROCITY CAMP" with subhead. (see) First report coverage of a concentration camp for children that was found by Russian troops in Poland. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the day it was ... See More  

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Both BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Hit HRs Home Runs New York Yankees 1931 NY Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 21, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees baseball The top of the sports pave has a banner head: "Yankees Take Two as Ruth and Gehrig Hit Homers..." with one column subheads: "20,000 See Yankees Rout Indians Twice" "Gehrig Hits No. 45 and Ruth Gets 44th as Team Wins..." "Lou Breaks Own Record" and more (see). Another article has: "Players of the Game - Lefty Grove--Baseball's Champion Pitcher" with a photo of him. Complete in 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint for institutional use. Great condition.

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BALTIMORE MOSQUITOES ? Early Professional BASEBALL Team ? 1874 Old NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 6, 1874 * Early professional baseball * Baltimore Mosquitoes team ? * 1874 season beginning Page 3 has a report at the beginning of the 1874 baseball season with headings: "The National Game" "A Big Victory for the Atlantics Over the Baltimore Mosquitoes" with box scores. (see) I cannot find anything online affirming that there was a professional baseball team called the Baltimore Mosquitoes. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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181414

JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES Macroeconomics Economist & Mae Busch DEATHS 1946 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1946 * John Maynard Keynes death * Macroeconomics in governments * Australian actress Mae Busch death * Laurel and Hardy fame The front page has a one column heading: "LORD KEYNES DIES OF HEART ATTACK" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues in page 21 with photo. Also on page 21 is a one column heading: "MAE BUSCH, KNOWN ON SCREEN, STAGE" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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$44.00
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Rare BABE RUTH Yankees w/ King Prajadipok Siamese Ruler PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805030536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1931 * Rare Babe Ruth at Yankee Stadium photo * King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni of Siam Page 21 has a rare photo showing Babe Ruth with King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni at Yankee Stadium. Also a one column heading: "SIAMESE RULERS SEE YANKEES WIN" with subheads. (see) Such a photo would only be found in a NYC publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 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 subsc... See More  

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