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181981

Rare NIAGARA FALLS View Print - Charleston SC South Carolina 1751 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084122151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1751 * Rare engraving of Niagara Falls * Charleston, South Carolina The prime feature of this issue is the very nice full page plate captioned: "A View of the Fall of Niagara" which is accompanied by an article taking over 2 pages on Niagara Falls. Note: this plate is actually called for in the February issue but is more commonly found here so as to accompany the related article. There is another full page allegorical plate. There are engravings of several fish and a two-headed snake, and a half page engraving of two "Rice Birds" with a related article on the devastation they cause in South Carolina. Among the other articles noted in the table of co... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:09

$195.00
181980

NOVA CONSTELLATIO COIN in American Colonies & Botany Bay Australia 1786 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084122089

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1786 * The Nova Constellatio coin print * Made for circulation in the American colonies The most interesting item in this issue is the foldout plate which contains--among other prints--an image of the "Nova Constellatio" coin used in the colonies (see). The print shows both the obverse & reverse & has a date of 1785. This was one of the earlier colonial coins, ordered by Gouverneur Morris & minted in Birmingham, England, exclusively for circulation in America. The description is on a later page (see photos for full text) & includes: "...a halfpenny lately struck by the United States of America...On one side encircled within a wreath of laurel...are the letters U.S. in cypher... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:09

$288.00
181973

Early GERMAN GOTHA Bombers Airplanes London England RAIDERS 1917 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075462307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 7, 1917 * German Gotha G.V bombers air attack * Early World War I - WWI airplanes * "Baby-Killers" The front page has a nice banner headline: "RAID ON HEART OF LONDON" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on one of the German bomber raids over London, England during World War I. Complete with 14 pages, small library label within masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends July 05, 2020 12:00

$44.00
181956

1st B-29 SUPERFORTRESSES Bombers Japan Mainland Attack 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075228232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, EXTRA, June 15, 1944 * B-29 Superfortresses * Bombing mainland Japan (1st time) * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "B-29'S BOMB JAPAN!" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 28 pages, a little wear along the central fold with a few small archival mends on inside pages, great for display as such. wikipedia notes: On 15 June 1944, 47 B-29s launched from Chengdu, China, bombed the Imperial Iron and Steel Works at Yawata Japan. This was the first attack on Japanese islands since the Doolittle raid in April 1942. The first B-29 combat losses occurred during this raid, with one B-29 destroyed on the ground by Japanese fighters after an em... See More  

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Ends July 05, 2020 08:03

$62.00
181954

TOKYO JAPAN B-29 Superfortress Bombers Bombing Raid 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392826829812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, November 25, 1944 * Tokyo, Japan bombing mission * B-29's Superfortress firebombing raid The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "U. S. BOMBS TOKYO" with subhead: "100 B-29'S Raid; Factories Damaged" (see) Incomplete issue containing 8 of the 36 pages, a little wear at the central fold and margins with small tears, nice for display as such.

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Ends July 05, 2020 08:02

$42.00
181953

JEWISH HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS Nazi Atrocities Horrors Accounts 1946 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392826829205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1946 * Jewish holocaust survivors * Nazi atrocities revealed * Post World War II Page 11 has one column headings: "IMMIGRANTS TELL OF NAZI TORTURES" "Group Brought to Safety Here Reveals Plans for New Life After Years of Horror" Coverage on some of the survivors of the Jewish holocaust making there way into America with a few eyewitness accounts of Nazi atrocities. See images for text here. Forty-four pages, various cutouts throughout including one on the front page (see) but page 11 is fine, light toning at the margins, sold as is.

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Ends July 05, 2020 08:02

$38.00
181952

Rare ALTOONA PA Blair County Pennsylvania 19th Century 1893 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075226735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MORNING TRIBUNE, Altoona, Penn. Oct. 9, 1893 * Uncommon title This 4 pages newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Large size issue measuring 28 x 20 inches, 4 pages, light even toning, a little wear at the folds, generally good.

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Ends July 05, 2020 08:01

$28.00
181950

Nice ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL Telephones Inventor Cover PHOTO 1903 Science Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392826825546

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, May 2, 1903 * Alexander Graham Bell cover photo (nice for display) The full front cover of the issue features a photo of "Alexander Graham Bell" which also features his signature below it along with an accompanying article inside. Within the issue is: "The Stanley Airship"; "Powerful English Locomotive for Suburban Traffic"; "Ore Finding by Electricity"; "Condition of the Work on the Rapid Transit Subway (New York)"; "The Latest Atlantic Line, 'Kaiser Wilhelm II'"; and other articles and advertisements. Complete issue in 16 pages, tabloid size, very light staining, nice condition.

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Ends July 05, 2020 07:54

$52.00
181949

H.H. HOLMES Herman Mudgett 1st America SERIAL KILLER Indictment 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075213418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., November 19, 1894 * H.H. Holmes indicted (1st report) * Herman Webster Mudgett * 1st U.S. serial killer The 1st column of page 2 has a somewhat discrete article with small heading: "Indicted by the Grand Jury" (see) 1st report coverage on the arrest of H.H. Holmes, America's 1st serial killer. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, loose along the spine, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 05, 2020 07:54

$44.00
181948

Rare REDONDO BEACH Los Angeles BEACH "Bay Watch" Fame Community 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075212237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: REDONDO BREEZE, Redondo Beach, California, Sept. 14, 1917 * West Coast beach community * Los Angeles County An early newspaper from one of the more famous beach communities in Los Angeles County. The popular television series "Baywatch" was filmed in Redondo Beach. Only one institution has any notable holdings of this newspaper. A combination of local & national news, offering a flavor of Southern California beach life during the pre "Roaring '20's". A complete 8 page issue, cleanly cut at the spine, light toning and a few minor tears at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 05, 2020 07:52

$28.00
181944

ABE RELES Murder Inc. Hitman National Crime Syndicate DEATH 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075210928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1941 * Abe Reles death - Murder Inc. hitman * "The Canary Who Could Sing, But Couldn't Fly." Page 29 has one column headlines that include: "ABE RELES KILLED TRYING TO ESCAPE" "Sheet Rope Fails After He Lowers Himself From 6th to 5th Floor of Hotel" "Motive Puzzles Police" and more with photo of Reles. 1st report coverage on the death (murder?) of feared hitman for Murder Inc., Abe Reles. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 05, 2020 07:50

$48.00
181938

JOHN F. KENNEDY JR. BORN President-Elect JFK Son Birth 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392825994128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 25, 1960 * John F. Kennedy Jr. is born (1st report) * President-elect JFK - John-John birth The front page has has a two column heading: "Brother Fine, Caroline, 3, Tells Her Dad" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the birth of John F. Kennedy Jr. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, library stamp near top of the front page, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 04, 2020 14:53

$56.00
181937

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY w/ Cleveland, Tennessee Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392825993914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 28, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "City Intelligence" "Major Edgar Burroughs" "From the Rapid Ann" "The Army of Tennessee" "A Dash Upon Cleveland, Tennessee" "a letter from Salem, Virginia; which concerns Roanoke College; "Alleged Yankee Spy" and other war-related reports. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "Christmas & the Confederate States seem at first to be contradictions in terms. It would scarcely be supposed either by our enemies, who have been gloating over the prospect of our impending starvation..." with much more. Also on the back page: "Reading For Congress" "The Averill Raid" "Latest New... See More  

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Ends July 04, 2020 14:53

$82.00
181907

MARTHA WASHINGTON President George Wife Mount Vernon DEATH 1802 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073382631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, June 1, 1802 * Martha Washington death * Mount Vernon Inside under "The Knell" is a brief yet very notable death report: "At Mount Vernon, on the 22d ult. Mrs. Martha Washington, relict of the late illustrious Gen. George Washington." Four pages, 9 1/2 by 11 inches, an old tape mend to an unrelated page, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:13

$80.00
181906

Plot of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ASSASSINATION w/ John Wilkes Booth 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824869209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 23, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination plot * John Wilkes Booth & Jefferson Davis The ftpg. has an article: "The Conspiracy--An Interview Between Booth & Davis" with details of the meeting, beginning: "Booth commenced by saying that a plan was formed by parties in the Northern States & Canada, friends of the Confederacy, to capture or to assassinate Mr. Lincoln..." with much more fascinating text. This is followed by yet another intriguing article: "The Would-Be Assassin--His Arrival in Washington--Personal Appearance" which related to an advertisement which appeared in the "Selma Advertiser" the previous year which was essentially an ad offering $1000 to someone to: "...cause the lives of Abrah... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:13

$62.00
181905

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia John Bell Hood Surrender Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824869086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 19, 1864 * Fall of Atlanta, Georgia w/ map * General John Bell Hood surrender Half of the front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map with a banner heading: "FLANKING OF GENERAL HOOD'S ARMY AND CAPTURE OF ATLANTA." with the balance of the ftpg. taken up with text & column heads: "THE FALL OF ATLANTA" "Full History Of The Movements" "The Attack by the 14th Corps" "Complete Victory On All Sides" "List of the Casualties". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:13

$76.00
181904

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln Slaves Free 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824868862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 3, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Emancipation Proclamation * Freedom for slaves Although the front page has some great coverage of recent events in the Civil War--including a nice map headed: "The Battle of Murfreesboro"--the prime content is certainly on page 4 where the first column and a bit of the second contain the complete text of the Emancipation Proclamation, headed: "The Proclamation of Emancipation" signed in type at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln announced the freeing of all slaves on September 22, 1862, to take effect January 1, 1863, this printing formally documenting the freedom of slaves is now the law of the land. This is one of the more historically significant ... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$455.00
181903

CONFEDERATE Richmond Virginia w/ Abraham Lincoln Bill 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824868474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 19, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy * President Abraham Lincoln bill signed * Compensation for states ending slavery Among the ftpg. reports in this Confederate newspaper are: "The President's Bill to Compensate Any State Which May Abolish Slavery" which is prefaced with a note signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also: "Richmond the Citadel of the Rebellion--Everything for Richmond" "Interesting Narrative of an Escaped Confederate Prisoner" & much more. The back page has a wealth of war reporting as well. Single sheet, slightly irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$87.00
181902

George STONEMAN'S 1863 RAID Cavalry Operation Virginia Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073382028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 11, 1863 * General George Stoneman * Cavalry raid through Virginia The front page features a rather large Civil War map headed: "General Stoneman's Great Cavalry Raid Through Virginia." plus there are many one column ftpg. heads on the war including: "The Great Cavalry Expedition" "A March of Over 1,000 Miles' "Another Great Cavalry Raid" "The Heart Of Mississippi Invaded" "Many Towns Captured" "Enemy In the South-West Panic Stricken" "No Rebels Found At Chancellorsville". Page 3 has the "Evening Edition" with its own masthead and column heads, plus more inside including: "Glorious Victory at Port Gibson" "Defeat of 11,000 Rebels" "Great Slaughter of the Enemy" and more. Eight pages, nice con... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:12

$51.00
181901

WEST VIRGINIA Rebel Raid Map Battle of CHANCELLORSVILLE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 4, 1863 * Rebels raid West Virginia w/ map * Fairmount & Morgantown WV * Battle of Chancellorsvill Across the top of the front page is a Civil War map headed: "Scene Of The Rebel Raid In West Virginia" which also shows a portion of Southern Pennsylvania. Among the one column heads are: "Fredericksburg Outflanked" "The Occupation of Chancellorsville" "The Enemy Panic Stricken" "The Great Battle At Hand" "From General Peck's Dept." "Capture of the Rebels' Rifle Pits" "Battle At Warrenton Junction" and much more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:11

$43.00
181900

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES MAPS Richmond VA Gen. Robert E. Lee 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 1, 1862 * Seven Days Battles * George McClellan vs. Robert E. Lee * Large Civil War maps Almost the entire front page is taken up with two large Civil War maps headed: "THE BATTLE-FIELDS BEFORE RICHMOND" and "The Base Of Operations On James River". The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with Civil War reports with heads including: "The Operations Before Richmond" "A Great Battle on Friday" "White House Evacuated" "The Enemy Severely Repulsed" "The Situation in Virginia" and more. A great display issue with the two large maps. Twelve pages, slightly irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:11

$48.00
181898

First Battle of Rappahannock Station Civil War MAP Stonewall Jackson 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1862 * First Battle of Rappahannock Station * General Stonewall Jackson The front page features a large Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In Virginia". Nice column heads on the war include: "The War In Virginia" 'The Intentions of Gen. Lee" "The Junction of the Armies" & more. Eight pages, disbinding indents at the spine, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:10

$47.00
181897

THOMAS JEFFERSON Criticism by Staunch Federalist Harry Croswell 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, November 2, 1802 * Criticism of Thomas Jefferson * Harry Croswell - Federalist Party Pages 2 & 3 contain an article: "To The People" by the publisher, Harry Croswell, a staunch critic of Thomas Jefferson. This article does much to defend his statement: "That Mr. Jefferson in an Infidel...That he would be pleased with a subversion of christianity in this country...". At the beginning is: "Much has been said & written concerning Mr. Jefferson's religious sentiments. There is a class of men professing to be christians, who say that it is immaterial whether he is an infidel or not. Another class...consider that a christian country should have christian rulers...". ... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:10

$67.00
181896

CASABLANCA Movie Film Wins Academy Awards For BEST PICTURE 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824866348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1944 * Movie Casablanca wins best picture * Academy Awards * Humphrey Bogart - Ingrid Bergman Page 17 has one column headings that includes: "MOVIE AWARD GOES TO JENNIFER JONES" "Chosen Best Actor of Year---'Casablanca' Takes 'Oscar' as the Top Picture" and more. 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 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:09

$50.00
181895

Rare BATTLESHIP Ornate Masthead Gleason's Pictorial PRINTS 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLEASON'S PICTORIAL LINE-OF-BATTLE SHIP, Boston, Nov. 12, 1859 * Rare title w/ great masthead This title has one of the more beautiful & ornate mastheads of the 19th century, plus each page is bordered with an anchor & chain devise (see). The front page has prints of: "Madam Novello, the Celebrated English Singer" and a: "View In Calcutta, East Indies" with related articles. The back page has a: "Curious Chinese Drawing of An English War Steamer". Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:09

$26.00
181894

FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR French France German Napoleon III BEGINS 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 18, 1870 * Franco-Prussian War beginning The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE WAR" "Rumors from the Front in Paris and Reports of a Battle" "The French Nation Unanimous" "Legislative Address of Loyalty to Napoleon" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:08

$34.00
181892

LZ 127 GRAF ZEPPELIN Rigid Airship 1st Intercontinental FLIGHT 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073380630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1928 * D-LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin German airship * 1st Interscontinental flight * Atlantic Ocean to Lakehurst, New Jersey The top of the front page has a four column headline: "ZEPPELIN SPEEDS NORTH OF BERMUDA AND IS EXPECTED HERE THIS AFTERNOON; DAMAGED FIN IS REPAIRED IN THE AIR" with subheads and related map. (see) More on pages 2 & 3 with two related photos. Coverage on the 1st Intercontinental flight of the Graf Zeppelin. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. A little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:08

$44.00
181891

RUTH ELDER 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight Attempt Photo 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392824861405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., October 13, 1927 * Ruth Elder - Woman aviator & actress * 1st Transatlantic flight try (Woman) The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "RUTH ELDER ALIGHTS ON OCEAN AND IS TAKEN SAFELY ABOARD DUTCH TANKER BARENDRECHT" with subheads and related photo. (see) Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: In 1927 she took off from New York in the airplane American Girl, with her co-pilot, George Haldeman, in an attempt to become the first woman to duplicate Charles Lindbergh's transatlantic crossing to Paris. Mechanical problems caused them to ditch the plane 360 miles from land, but they established a ... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:05

$42.00
181890

JET BLACK SEA SERPENT Monster Caribbean Sea RMS Mauretania Seen 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073379237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1934 * Cunard liner RMS Mauretania * Jet black sea serpent monster * Caribbean Sea The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mauretania Sights Sea Serpent; Entry in the Ship's Log Proves It" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 40 pages, light toning, some margin wear and chipping, generally good,

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:04

$44.00
181888

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073378145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, August 14, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders The front page has one of the more dramatic announcements of the end of World War II with a banner headline: "JAPS ANNOUNCE" with a lead-in printed in red ink and: "SURRENDER!" in larger black ink. Also a large, lightly colored red "V" as a backdrop. (see) Very nice for display. Fourteen pages, light toning along the central fold, a few tiny margin tears, generally very nice.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:03

$137.00
181865

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072325133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 24, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The Intercepted Correspondence", "Notes Of The War--Affairs at Vicksburg--The Several Attempts of the Enemy Against the City--A Renewed Attack Expected--The Spirit of Our Army" "City Intelligence" "The Charge of Breckinridge's Division in the Battle of Murfreesboro" "The Situation In Middle Tennessee" "Telegraphic News--Movements Of Morgan's Men--Reports From Kentucky" and a few more smaller items including a dispatch signed in type by: Braxton Bragg. The back page is mostly taken up with the editorial which has as a focu... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:43

$76.00
181864

President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration & Iran Hostage Crisis ENDS 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072324109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CINCINNATI POST, Ohio, Jan. 20, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Boldly printed at the top of the front page is: "HOSTAGES FREED", the event which took precedence over the inauguration of the President, noted in smaller type further down the front page: "Reagan Becomes 40th President" with a large photo of him. The complete first section with pages 1-12, nice condition.

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:42

$36.00
181861

18th century 1728 ACT OF PARLIAMENT King George II Era London England Document


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823662372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ACT OF PARLIAMENT, London, England, 1728 * 18th century original document Nice full title page has an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. Inside has an act: "...for granting an aid to his Majesty by a land tax to be raised in Great Britain, for the service of the year one thousand seven hundred and twenty nine." A decorative document given the displayable title page. Eighty-two pages, 11 by 7 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:40

$45.00
181859

BATTLE OF BULL RUN # 1 Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Rebellion Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823660973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, July 22, 1861 * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Virginia VA * 1st major battle of the American Civil War The top of page 2 has great column headlines on the historic Battle of Bull Run: "SHOCKING NEWS" "The National Army at Bull's Run Seized with a Panic, & Retreat to the Potomac On A Full Run" "Unavailing Efforts to Rally Them" "The Rebels Reinforced by Gen.Johnston" "Their Number 90,000" "FRIGHTFUL SLAUGHTER ON BOTH SIDES" "Only 200 Fire Zouaves Left" "All Our Field Batteries Left Behind & Taken by the Enemy". Page 2 also has a nice editorial on the batle along with additional reports. This is an uncommonly frank report of the battle as most Northern newspapers reported a more ... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:39

$76.00
181858

CONFEDERATE w/ Abraham Lincoln Signed Documents1863 Civil War Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072316951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 28, 1863 * From the capital of the Confederacy * President Abraham Lincoln documents The front page has: "From Fredericksburg" "Thew Situation in Tennessee" "From North Carolina" "City Intelligence" "Additional From The North with many subheads including: "Butler at Home--A Public Reception Given Him--Butler Makes a Speech--History of the Peninsula Campaign--Another Important Letter from President Lincoln to General McClellan..." which includes the letter, signed by him in type: A. Lincoln. This letter is very critical of McClellan movements in Virginia. This is followed by McClellan response, signed by him: Geo. B. McClellan. Also on the front page is: "The President's Specia... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:32

$89.00
181857

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Murder Funeral Train Arrives in New York City 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072316225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Remains in New York City * Civil War closing events All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of Abraham Lincoln. Two-thirds of the first column are taken up with nice heads concerning the funeral of Abraham Lincoln including: "HONORS To the MARTYR PRESIDENT" "Our Tribute to the Lamented Dead" "Arrival of the Cortege" "The Body In State" "The Procession to the City Hall" "Scene of Sadness & Sorrow" "Incidents of the Obsequies" & much more. Further reporting on the funeral on pages 4, 5 and 8 including: "The Assassins" "The President's Murder Organized in Canada & Approved at Richmond: "SHERMAN" "Capture of Macon, Ga." "Honors to the Mart... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:31

$110.00
181856

1941 CITIZEN KANE Orson Wells Movie REVIEW w/ Advertisement in Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823631465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 7, 1941 * Original "Citizen Kane" review Page 25 has the review of what is considered by many the greatest film all time, Citizen Kane. The top of the page has a two column heading: "'Citizen Kane' Fails to Impress Critic as Greatest Ever Filmed" Page 26 has a advertisement for the movie. (see) Complete in 42 pages, a few archival mends on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$45.00
181855

SURVEYOR 3 Third Lunar Lander Lands on the MOON w/ Photo 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823631206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. April 20, 1967 * Surveyor 3 lands on the Moon * Third American lunar lander The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Surveyor 3 Hits Target, Sends Back Moon Photos" with subheads and related photo. (see) This was the first mission to carry a surface-soil sampling-scoop. It was visited by Apollo 12 astronauts in 1969, and remains the only probe visited by humans on another world. Complete with 70 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:07

$44.00
181854

1967 OAK LAWN Belvidere Chicago Area Illinois TORNADOES Outbreak 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823630919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. April 22, 1967 * 1967 Oak Lawn tornadoes outbreak * Belvidere, Illinois - Chicago The front page has a five column headline: "Twister Barrage Kills 57, Injures 1000 in Illinois" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete with all 48 pages, nice condition.

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$44.00
181852

Best TWILIGHT Vampires Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 2008 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823628601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 21, 2008 * Best "Twilight" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere & review * Romantic fantasy film - Kristen Stewart A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Twilight" 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 &... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:05

$72.00
181850

EARLY Rare 17th Century 351 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823627508

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 23, 1669 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fr... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:03

$52.00
181847

San Francisco CA California Old West MODOC INDIANS Lava Beds War 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823619613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, May 13, 1873 * Dixon Bridge Disaster - Illinois * Modoc War - Lava Beds * Captain Jack fame The top of the ftpg. has: "THE MODOC WAR" "An Attack by the Indians" "Captain Jack Strutting in the Uniform of General Canby" and more. Also: "The Dixon Horror" "Particulars of the Fearful Bridge Disaster" and more. The top of pg. 3 includes: "THE MODOCS" "Another Account of the Indian Attack" and more (see). Four pages, never bound, large folio size, good condition.

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$38.00
181846

(10) Turn of the 19th Century PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania 1801 Original Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823618792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PORT FOLIO, Philadelphia, a lot of ten issues from vol. one, 1801 * Lot of (10) early 19th century originals Edited by Joseph Dennie under the pseudonym "Oliver Oldschool" and Asbury Dickins, it espoused republican values and was the first important political & literary journal in the United States. The ftpg. of each issue has one of the series:"Journal of a Tour Through Selesia" written by John Quincy Adams. In July, 1800 John Quincy Adams and his wife embarked on an extended tour of Silesia, now southwest Poland. John Quincy chronicled their tour in a series of letters to his brother Thomas. The letters provide a rich description of a European excursion at the dawn of the nineteenth century. They also provide a ... See More  

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$62.00
181796

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Cosmic Rays Letter to the Editor 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821892263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1932 * Nikola Tesla * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 20 under "Letters to the Editor" are small one column headings: "THE TESLA EXPERIMENTS" "Further Light Is Sought on Conclusions Regarding the Cosmic Ray" See images for text here. Forty-four pages, piece torn away at the upper right corner of the front page, tape mending on a unrelated inside page, light toning at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:30

$38.00
181795

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Little Bohemia Lodge Wisconsin SHOOTOUT 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821892051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., April 23, 1934. * Outlaw John Dillinger * Little Bohemia Lodge shootout (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER GANG KILLS 2 MEN IN WISCONSIN FIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Little Bohemia Lodge shootout & escape in Wisconsin. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:29

$92.00
181794

SAN JOSE CALIFORNIA LYNCHINGS Mob - Brooke Hart Kidnapping Murder 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821891745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, November 27, 1933 * Famous San Jose, California lynchings * Thomas Harold Thurmond & John M. Holmes * Brooke Hart kidnapping and murder The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Kidnapers Lynched; Gov. Rolph Approves" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the lynchings of Thomas Thurmond and John M. Holmes for the murder of Brooke Hart in San Jose, California. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:29

$45.00
181793

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373070922885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1928 * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder (2nd report) * York County, Pennsylvania - John Blymire Page 2 has an article headed: "ASK 'WITCH DOCTOR' ABOUT GIRL'S DEATH" "Authorities Seek to Link Confessed Slayer of Farmer With Her Murder" "Black Art Inquiry Likely" and more. (see) Coverage of the actual murder. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, some spine wear, archival mend on page 2, generally good.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:29

$40.00
181792

ADOLPH HITLER Munich Beer Hall Explosion Assassination Attempt 1939 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821891377

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1939 * Adolph Hitler assassination attempt * Bürgerbräukeller beer hall in Munich * The hunt for suspects in Nazi Germany The top of the front page has a five column headline: "MAJOR NAZI OFFENSIVE FORECAST" with subheads that include: "Germany Is Tense" "Shocked by Munich Blast, People Now Feel Blow at Britain Is Near" "Many Arrested In Hunt" and more. Much more on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to hav... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:28

$42.00
181791

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Operation Iceberg Ryukyu Islands Japan BEGINS 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821891176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 3, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan begins The front page has a nice banner headline: "YANKS CUT OKINAWA IN TWO" with subheads. (see) More on page 4 with related map. Coverage at the beginning of the Battle of Okinawa. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp in the masthead, some tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:28

$42.00
181790

SS GREAT EASTERN Iron Sailing Steamship Maiden Voyage Success 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821890988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 22, 1859 * SS Great Eastern * Maiden voyage The front page has an article headed: "Trial Trip Of the Great Eastern" "Perfect Success of the Experiment" "She is Pronounced to be the Fastest Vessel in the World" and more. A printing flaw slightly affects the first heading here. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:27

$32.00
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