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175874

MAKING PEACE W/ ENGLAND ? Revolutionary War Ending Event 1782 American Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372801441640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, Oct. 8, 1782 * Making peace with England ? * Revolutionary War ending A very handsome issue with ornate lettering in the masthead makes is nice for display. Most of pages 1 and 2 and half of page 4 are taken up with reports from the House of Commons, with much of the discussion focused on the situation in American and how to negotiate a peace. A few bits include: "...the articles which the present ministry subscribed to...which were five..The five articles were:..." and they are listed, the first noting: "That the independency of America should be made the basis of all negociation for a peace." and then the others. And then also: "...That independence to t... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2019 08:08

$149.99
175873

ABRAHAM LINCOLN SOTU Address & 6 Civil War MAPS Columbus KY More 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392475414952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 4, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's annual address * Six Civil War maps in 1 issue * Columbus, Kentucky & Memphis, Tennessee A terrific display issue as the front page is mostly taken up with five Civil War maps, headed: "Map Of Columbus, Kentucky, Showing The Rebel Fortifications" "The Rebel Fort Harris" "The Rebel Forts Wright and Randolph" "Map of Memphis and the Rebel Fort Pillow" and "Map of the Mississippi River". There is also another map on page 4: "The Real Blockade Of Charleston, SC". Also of significance is Abraham Lincoln's state of the union address taking most of page 2 and is signed in type on page 3: Abraham Lincoln. Present are 10 of 12 pages, pages 7-8 are lacking. Otherwise in... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2019 07:58

$59.99
175872

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN Tennessee w/ MAP 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392475409763

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh w/ map * Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The front page features a map titled: "THE FIELD OF CONFLICT IN THE SOUTHWEST" showing portions of Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee and Alabama. Among the one column headlines on the war are: "THE BATTLE OF PITTSBURGH" "Important Particulars of the Terrible Struggle" "The Fight Continued Through Two Days" "Final Defeat and Flight of the Rebels" "OPERATIONS ON THE MISSISSIPPI" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 07:54

$74.99
175298

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Boston Theatre Performance REVIEW & AD1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773884658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 30, 1863 * Rare John Wilkes Booth performance review & ad It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "Hamlet' at the Howard Anthenaeum, noting the role of Hamlet is to be played by "Mr. Wilkes Booth" (see). Additionally, the ftpg. has a review noting: "Mr. Wilkes Booth's magnetism is as strong as ever, and this theatre has been crowded at each of his two performances by applauding auditors. Tonight he is to play Hamlet...". (see). Given this is a Boston theater, this report of ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 15:20

$74.00
175297

Historic THE PHONOGRAPH Thomas Edison Machine Invention Descrp. 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431539803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, April 27, 1878 * Historic Phonograph invention * Thomas Edison - inventor Most of a column on page 11 is taken up with: "The Phonograph" "Edison Explains His Invention to the Washington Academy of Science". Subheads include: "Mr. Thomas A. Edison" "Edison In Person" "What the Phonograph is Like" which is very descriptive of the new invention. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 15:19

$78.00
175871

THE COLLEGE KIDNAPPERS Illinois University "Handsome Jack" Klutas 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392474093909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1934 * The College Kidnappers * Kidnapping mobsters for ransom * University of Illinois alumni * "Handsome Jack" Klutas killed The top of page : "KIDNAPPER SLAIN BY CHICAGO POLICE" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 15:11

$37.99
175296

Captain Joshua Huddy & Charles ASGILL AFFAIR Revolutionary War 1782 UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773872597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 13, 1782 * American Revolutionary War The back page has a nice report on the famous case of Capt. Joshua Huddy, a captured American patriot who was hanged by Loyalists. Huddy's death became a motive force behind one of the first international incidents of the fledgling United States when the Continental army planned to execute a young British officer in retaliation in what became known as the "Asgill Affair". The report mentions: "...then taken on shore under pretence of being exchanged, but was in fact forced to the first tree that could be found on which he was hung till he was dead, without any trial, or charge made against him. Upon this being related to General Washington, he imm... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:59

$83.00
175295

Benedict Arnold & Peace ? REVOLUTIONARY WAR Original Enemy 1782 London Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431507418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 21, 1782 * American Revolutionary War * General Benedict Arnold The back page has a report from London which notes in part: "General Arnold was in the gallery of the House of Commons...a noble Lord...to move the House to clear the gallery for the purpose of removing the officer, whose presence at Court when the Commons addressed the King, he had before complained of as particularly obnoxious to him and every friend to peace with America..." and a bit more. All of pg. 4 is a terrific letter from an officer who served under the command of Lord Cornwallis, with some criticisms as to his efforts in America. One bit notes: "His first charge against Lord Cornwallis is neglecting the loy... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:59

$45.00
175294

CHARLESTON SC South Carolina French and Indian War Naval 1760 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773872181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 16, 1760 * Charleston, South Carolina * French and Indian War The front page begins with a half-column article under the heading: "America" which has an "Extract of a Letter from Charles-Town, in South Carolina" reporting on the French & Indian War (see). The back page contains an: "Extract of a Letter from South Carolina" which has a naval report. Eight pages, 8 by 10 3/4 inches, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:59

$32.00
175293

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean EULOGY Death 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773859505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1937. * Amelia Earhart memorial (death) * Lost over the Pacific Ocean The top of page 5 has a three column photo with heading: "Honoring The Memory Of A Famous Aviatrix" Also a one column heading: "TRIBUTES ARE PAID TO AMELIA EARHART" with subheads. (see) Was this her official funeral after being lost over the Pacific Ocean in early July of the same year ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:37

$48.00
175292

HADASSAH MEDICAL CONVOY MASSACRE Jewish Doctors Nurses Jews Arabs 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773859389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1948 * Hadassah medical convoy massacre * Mount Scopus, Northeast Jerusalem * Jewish doctors, nurses - Jews - Judaica The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "34 JEWS ARE SLAIN IN HOSPITAL CONVOY" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage on the Hadassah Medical convoy massacre on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem during the 1947-48 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:37

$58.00
175291

COCOANUT GROVE Boston MA Worst Nightclub FIRE 1st Report 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431487672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Nov. 29, 1942 * Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire (1st report) * Worst nightclub disaster in U.S. history * Early rpt. as 492 would be the total dead The front page has a nice banner headline: "FEAR 100 DEAD IN CAFE FIRE" with subheads. Nice for display. Note the headline reports maybe 100 perished making this a very early report as close to 500 would die in this disaster. Twenty plus pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:37

$88.00
175290

CHARLIE CHAPLIN "The Great Dictator" Movie Opening w/ Review & Ad 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773858531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Nov. 13, 1940 * "The Great Dictator" opening w/ review * Charlie Chaplin's first true sound film * Political satire comedy-drama movie * Adolph Hitler - Benito Mussolini - fascism Page 28 has the review for the famous Charlie Chaplin movie "The Great Dictator" with the heading: "Chaplin Wages His Own War Against Totalitarianism in 'The Great Dictator'" Also on the same page is a 10 x 8 inch advertisement for the film which opened in San Francisco the night prior. (see) Chaplin later claimed he would never has made the movie if he knew the extent of the horrors of the concentration camps at the time. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the mast... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:36

$48.00
175289

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431486390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1929 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Stocks Set Records as Money Drops to 6%; Heavy Profit-Taking Interrupts Advance" (see) This financial bliss would come to a disastrous end a few months later. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this being from the city where Wall Street is located. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:36

$40.00
175288

PEARL HARBOR ATTACK Frank Knox's Official Navy Report 1941 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431485208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Final Morning Extra, December 16, 1941 * Official Pearl Harbor attack report * Frank Knox - secretary of the Navy * U.S. enters World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline: "FLEET ON HUNT FOR REVENGE" with subheads. (see). Also text of Knox's official report on the infamous attack. Complete with 30 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, archival mending along the right margin, small hole in the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:35

$48.00
175287

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Navy Order to Protect American Waters WWII 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773856966

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, September 12, 1941 * President Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * United States Navy to protect our waters * Shoot on sight order made The front page has a nice headline: "F.D.R. Orders Navy to Sink Axis U-Boats, Raiders on Sight!" with subheads that include: "The President's Historic Address" and more. Complete text with photo of FDR is on page 6. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:34

$48.00
175286

PARTITION OF Union of INDIA Dominion of Pakistan Independence 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773856509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 15, 1947 * Partition of India (1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "MOUNTBATTEN NEW GOVERNOR OF HINDU INDIA" with subhead. (see) More on page 2. Related photo on the back page. First report coverage on the partition of the British Indian Empire into the Dominion of Pakistan and the Union of India. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:34

$82.00
175285

WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opening Day Film MOVIE REVIEW w/ Ad 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392431481410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 18, 1939 * "Wizard of Oz" is reviewed upon its premiere * Judy Garland & more Page 10 contains a review of the new featured movie titled "Wizard of Oz". The review is headed: "'Hollywood Discovers Oz And Explodes a Theory" Also on the same page is a 4 x 4 inch advertisement for the movie which opened in San Francisco the day prior. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:34

$62.00
175284

WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT Opening WEEKEND Film Movie Ad 1988 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773855859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 24, 1988 * "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" - Robert Zemeckis * Best Grand Opening weekend movie advertisement * Live-action/animated comedy A terrific issue on the premiere weekend of the motion picture hit "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage with truly top-shelf, eye-catching displayability. Page 7 of section VI has a 5/6 page advertisement for the film (see). A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete 1st and Calendar sections (VI)... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:33

$58.00
175283

Extremely RARE 17th Century OXFORD EDITION England Gazette 1665 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773855528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OXFORD GAZETTE, England, January 29, 1665 (1666 by today's calendar) - issue #22 * Earliest & Rarest of newspapers to be had This is an extremely famous--and rare--title, being the predecessor of the famous "London Gazette", the oldest continually published English language newspaper in the world. Because of the Plague at this time, the Royal Court had removed itself from London to Oxford when this newspaper began, so issues #1 thru #23 were published in Oxford (actually published simultaneously in London & Oxford), and when the contagion had subsided & the Court returned to London this newspaper went with it and renamed itself "The London Gazette" with issue #24, and the rest is history. This is issue number 22. T... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:33

$1,740.00
175870

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win Subway World Series Baseball Champions 2000 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800722183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, Subway Series Souvenir Special, October 27, 2000 * New York Yankees win World Series championship * Subway series vs. the New York Mets * Derek Jeter & more This famous tabloid publication has a unusual format where the outer front cover is doubled up as a large poster-like front page with large photo and headline: "DYNASTY!" much more on the following pages. Nice for display. Complete with all 128 pages, tabloid, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:26

$29.99
175869

O. J. SIMPSON Southern California USC Trojans Wins Heisman Trophy 1968 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392474024555

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass., November 27, 1968 * O. J. Simpson wins Heisman Trophy * USC - Southern California Trojans * NCAA college football The top of page 11 has a three column heading: "Simpson Runaway Choice For '68 Heisman Trophy" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on O.J. Simpson winning the 1968 Heisman Trophy while playing at USC. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, smal binding holes along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:02

$39.99
175868

VIOLA LIUZZO MURDER Ku Klux KLan KKK Arrests w/ Photos Selma Al 1965 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800703124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. March 27, 1965 * Viola Liuzzo murder * Ku Klux Klan arrests * Civil Rights March * Selma, Alabama The front page has a four column headline: "4 Seized in Rights Murder; President to War on Klan" with subheads and photos of the 4 men arrested for the murder of Viola Liuzzo during the Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights march. More on page 4. Complete with all 42 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 13:52

$39.99
175867

SELMA to MONTGOMERY Alabama Martin Lurther King Blacks MARCH 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392473977509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass March 21, 1965 * Selma to Montgomery, Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Civil Rights march beginning (day of) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Troops Set to Guard Rights March Today" with subheads. Related photo on page 22. This would be the 3rd try which would end in success. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 13:42

$39.99
175866

1ST New York City SUBWAY Alfred Ely Beach Pneumatic Transit OPENS 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800695160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1870 * Very 1st NYC subway opens (1st report) Page 5 has one column headings: "The Broadway Tunnel" and "Opening the Bore to Public Inspection -- Success of the Undertaking--Great Crowd of Visitors". See photos for 1st report coverage on the opening of the Beach Pneumatic Transit subway. This was New York City's very 1st subway and was invented by Alfred Ely Beach. It's power source was pneumatic. Historic! Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few small archival mends, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 13:37

$59.99
175865

CHARLIE CHAPLIN "City Lights" Opening Day Film Debut AD & Review 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392473630794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1931 * Silent era comic actor Charlie Chaplin * "City Lights" movie film debut ad & review Page 11 has a one column heading: "CHAPLIN HILARIOUS IN HIS 'CITY LIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Also on the same page is an advertisement for the opening day debut of this famous movie with charactercher of Chaplin. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 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 the... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 08:25

$37.99
175864

Early MORMONS PIONEERS Latter-day-Saints Migration SUFFERINGS 1847 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800454634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 3, 1847 * Mormons - Mormonism * Migration sufferings Page 2 has over half a column headed: "The Mormons" which is mostly taken up with a letter dated at Philadelphia, Nov. 30, 1846 concerning their situation. A few bits mention: "...on the position and character of the Mormon people...the persecutions they had undergone...whole affair of the Mormon expulsion...a simple, unmitigated, unblushing outrage committed...the Mormon settlements on the Mississippi included a population of nearly 30,000 souls..." and much, much more. It ends with: "...I dread the winter that is before them. They are upon the bleak platform of the North Missouri...surrounded by all that is dreadf... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 08:18

$57.99
175863

MIGRANT MOTHER Florence Owens Thompson ICONIC PHOTO Dust Bowl 1936 Rotogravure


eBay Auction Item # 392473623397

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 5, 1936 * Florence Owens Thompson (Migrant Mother) * Photos from the Great Depression and Dust Bowl * Six of the photos by Dorothea Lange This rotogravure section only, has an inside double page centerfold with 11 photos depicting life during the Great Depression including scenes regarding the dust bowl. (see) Included is the iconic photo of Florence Owens Thompson (Migrant Mother) traveling in California searching for work. Rare to find this photo from a period publication. Other topics throughout. Rotogravure section only, eight pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 17, 2019 08:15

$47.99
175862

18th century 1756 ACT OF PARLIAMENT King George II Era London England Document


eBay Auction Item # 392473613569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ACT OF PARLIAMENT, London, England, 1756 * 18th century original document Nice full title page has an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. Inside has an act: "...for reviving & continuing an Act for the Relief of Debtors with respect to the Imprisonment of their persons...". A decorative document given the displayable title page. Four pages, 11 1/2 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 08:07

$29.99
175861

Historic BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG George Meade vs. R.E. Lee 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800444143

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD--EXTRA, July 5, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War A terrific and quite graphic issue on the Battle of Gettysburg with nearly a full front page column of heads concerning the battle, including a nice patriotic graphic (see). Note that most of these heads are actually in the Herald issue of July 6, but this being a large date "Extra" issue, they were simply held over for the following day--terrific as such. Among the heads are: "Glorious News" "A GREAT VICTORY!" "Terrific & Unparalleled Conflict" "The Rebels Utterly Routed" "They Retreat & Are Pursued by the Union Forces" "Official Despatch from General Meade" "The Rebels Repulsed in Every Attack" and ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 08:04

$549.99
175860

RICHMOND Virginia FALLS w/ Heraldic Eagle Print 1865 Civil War Ending Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800438484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1865 * Richmond, Virginia falls (1st report) * Confederate capital - war nears the end One of the middle columns of the front page announces one of the more significant events of the Civil War with: "VIRGINIA ! " "GLORIOUS NEWS ! " "Richmond Is Ours!" "Evacuation of Petersburg!" "Tremendous Fighting!" "Lee's Entire Army Is Routed" and more. Above the column heads is a nice engraving of an eagle on the U.S. shield. Many war-related reports on inside pages as well. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:58

$299.99
175859

FIRST ARMISTICE AT COMPIEGNE Forest Sign World War I WWI ENDS 1918 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800433837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SEATTLE DAILY TIMES, Nov. 11, 1918 * First Armistice at Compeigne * Forest of Compiegne, France * World War I fighting ends The end of World War I is celebrated with a banner headline in red ink: "VICTORY THRILLS ALLIES!" and other bold heads; "CAPITALS OF WORLD CELEBRATE" and: "SEATTLE REJOICES AT PEACE" with small heads as well. Featured is a large photo headed: "Sailors and Girls Taking Part In Peace Parade". Nearly half of page 11 is taken up with a huge photo with banner headline: "Huge Throng Celebrating Signing of Armistice In Front of Times Bulletin Board". Complete in 26 pages, various wear at the margins, some light damp staining near the margins.

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:53

$49.99
175858

Battle of BUENA VISTA (Angostura) Coahuila Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800432021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 21, 1847 * re. Battle of Buena Vista * Mexican-American War Page 3 contains a lengthy letter with details on the: "Battle Field of Buena Vista" actually fought in February. It was a signal victory for the Americans over a much larger Mexican Army. Also on page 2: "From the Army of Gen. Taylor". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:51

$29.99
175857

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Final Events & Santa Anna Manifesto 1847 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800429343

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 17, 1847 * Final events of the Mexican War * Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna manifesto A great issue reporting on the ending events of the Mexican War. These reports are from General Scott's advance upon Mexico City. Page 2 begins: "THE LATE VICTORIES IN MEXICO" "Further Particulars, Incidents" with a wealth of fine reporting. Also: "The Mexican Rout--Account by the Mexican Themselves" Included as well is the; "Manifesto of Santa Anna". This is a great acceptance of his dire situation, one item noting: "...I have labored for the defence of the capital, which was about to be surrendered, defenceless, to the enemy...I have fortified various lines in order to keep at ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:48

$49.99
175856

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH San Francisco Tells Hardships Encountered 1849 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392473565225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 17, 1849 * California gold rush hardships Page 3 has: "Items From California and Panama" which begins with a discouraging report: "Nearly all the American passengers by the Empire City are returning from the mines, disgusted with the life of extreme toil & hardship which must be endured there..." and continues on with the conditions of life in the gold region. One item notes: "...The number of women in San Francisco was increasing, but there was still a great lack of the 'last, best gift'. Gambling is carried on to an enormous extend..." with more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:41

$49.99
175855

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Miners Mining Discoveries 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372800419270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Nov. 14, 1849 * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page 3 has "Correspondence from California" which has a letter which includes: "...The news here is most flattering. Gold is abundant! Labor is worth seven to thirty dollars a day..." with much more on how high the prices are, & continuing with: "...Persons going to the mines take nothing with them but a change of clothes & tin basin to wash the gold in. They say that all the gold washers are not worth owning; nothing has proven better for washing gold than the simple tin basin or the cradle. We have all been agreeably disappointed in not hearing of any robberies or murders being committed--every man in Cali... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 07:38

$74.99
175265

Rare & Early 19th Century DUBLIN IRELAND Province of Leinster 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429817801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUBLIN EVENING POST, Ireland, Aug. 1, 1807 A typical newspaper of the day with mostly European news reports with a great wealth of ads. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:18

$36.00
175264

The Great NEW YORK CITY BLACKOUT World Trade Center w/ Photo 1977 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429812434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1977. * Rare issue from the famous New York City blackout This is an unusual issue which was published the day of the "black out" in New York City. A note on the front page explains that * This is a special blackout edition... which had to be taken to the Hackensack "Record" presses across the river in New Jersey to be printed, with other details of this special edition noted. The only photo on the front page shows the New York City skyline in darkness, however the World Trade Center is eerily lit up (see photo). This is the complete 40 page issue in nice condition save for some browning at the central fold.

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$24.00
175263

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg Virginia Victory Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772624647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill ends in victory * Strasburg, Shenandoah co., Virginia * General Philip H. Sheridan Front page column heads include: "THE SHENANDOAH" "Pursuit of Early up the Valley" "Rebels Make a Stand Beyond Strasburgh" "They Hold An Entrenched Hill" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The News of the Victory in the Shenandoah" "Southern News" "Rebel Views of Grant, Sherman and McClellan" "The Military Situation in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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$28.00
175262

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTO 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772624419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 spaceflight takeoff * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The front page has a nice banner headline: "OFF TO THE MOON !" with a large photo of the takeoff. More coverage on page 2 with photos including one of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins walking to their rocket that would take them to the moon 4 days later. A great headline and a somewhat uncommon issue as most issues saved were on the moon landing, not of their liftoff from Earth. The complete first section with 18 pages, very nice condition.

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$52.00
175261

INVASION OF POLAND World War II Start Close Hitler Defying World 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772624276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 6 A. M. EXTRA, August 30, 1939 * World War II about to start * Adolph Hitler defying the World * Poland attacked in 2 days The front page has a nice headline: "BRITAIN'S MOVE !; Cabinet Called to Hear Hitler's Reply; U.S. Holds Four Liners" with various subheads. (see) Germany would attack Poland in 2 days, starting World War II. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp and label within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$55.00
175260

Rare CONFEDERATE (Cotton) STATES & Fort Pulaski Civil War MAPS 1862 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429801161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1862 * Southern Confederate states map The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In the Cotton States." showing all or portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida & Tennessee. The other map is on the front page of the "Supplement", which has its own masthead, the map headed: "The Feu D'Enfer At Fort Pulaski" with related text as well. Complete in 12 pages with the "Supplement", very nice condition.

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$78.00
175259

SURRENDER OF ISLAND NO. 10 New Madrid MO Missouri MAP Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429800503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1862 * Battle of Island Number Ten * New Madrid MO Missouri The front page has a one column map headed: "Operations In The West" "Progress of the Bombardment at Island No. 10" "The Plans of Commodore Foote Being Slowly but Surely Consummated" "Movements of the Rebels." Other one column Civil War heads on the ftpg. include: "The Rebel Steamer Merrimac About to Make her Appearance gain" "Condition of the Rebels at Norfolk" "The Battle of Winchester" "Latest From Island Ten" "Speech of Gen. Meagher to His Brigade" "Cheering News from Tennessee" and more, including war reports on inside pages as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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$36.00
175258

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President CAUGHT Women's Clothes PRINT1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429800079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S NEWSPAPER, New York, June 3, 1865 * Confederate President Jefferson Davis * Caught wearing women's clothes print * Trial of the conspirators w/ print See the photo for the fascinating front page illustration which is captioned: "Capture of Jefferson Davis, At Irwinsville, Ga., at Daybreak on May 10th by Col. Pritchard and Men of Wilson's Corps." showing him dressed in women's clothes to elude capture. There is a related article on this as well. The doublepage centerfold is captioned: "Scene in the Court room in the old Penitentiary building, Washington, D.C. during the Trial of the Conspirators, Payne, Atzerot, Harold, Arnold, McLaughlin, Mudd and Surratt, before the Military Commission." Also insi... See More  

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$169.00
175257

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Jefferson Davis 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429799855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Nov. 8, 1864 * Confederate president Jefferson Davis * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Glorious Achievements of Forrest's Horse Marines" "Yankee Army News" "The Tennessee Valley Campaign" "The President's Message" in which he presents to his Congress an optimistic view of the war's progress. Some war items on the bkpg. but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. A... See More  

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$84.00
175256

Rare HUDSON NY Columbia County New York w/ James Monroe & Alabama 1819 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372772622480

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORTHERN WHIG, Hudson, New York, Dec. 14, 1819 * Uncommon title The entirety of page 2 is taken up with the "Message" signed in type by the President: James Monroe. This was Monroe's annual state-of-the-union address, reflecting upon all that transpired in the year. Page 3 has a notable report on Alabama concerning Alabama joining the Union, headed: "State Of Alabama" (see). Four pages, very nice condition.

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$37.00
175255

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Republican Nominee For President Hannibal Hamlin 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429798663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD REPUBLIC, Ohio, Nov. 2, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln for President notice The front page has nearly 2 columns taken up with a great & detailed letter headed: "Climbing Pike's Peak". Page two has a political notice supporting: "For President, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, of Illinois - For Vice President, Hannibal HAMLIN, Of Maine" with a bit more. Four pages, great condition.

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$42.00
175837

BABE RUTH Wins in GOLF Apawamis Club New York Yankees Rye NY 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392472293273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1939 * Babe Ruth wins golf tournament * Apawamis Club - Rye, New York The sport's section (page 35) has a seven column headline: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" "Long Island, With 28 Points, Wins Triangular Tourney--Westchester Third", "Ruth Fills Star's Role" and more with related photo. First report coverage on Babe Ruth helping the Long island team win the annual triangular golf match at Apawamis Club in Rye, New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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$49.99
175244

BATTLE OF MIDWAY Carriers Aircraft Fighters VICTORY 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429601528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 11, 1942 * Battle Of Midway - Carriers * United States Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * The sea battle that changed the course of WWII The front page has a six column heading: "How U. S. Smashed Jap Fleet" Also a one column heading: "2 Jap Carriers Admitted Lost" with subhead. Much more on page 10 with banner headline. Coverage on the recent victory at the Battle of Midway. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp, small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 16, 2019 12:03

$45.00
175836

WALL STREET Stock Market to Flourish ? in Early 1929 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392471957174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1929 * Ironic heading re. Wall Street * It certainly was a big year - just not what they were predicting Near the bottom of the front page is a well-to-do heading that announces: "Stock Market Opens 1929 With Buying Rush: 5,413,610-Share Day Stirs Hope of Big Year" (see) Nice to have this contradictory report on the front page of the New York Times when the worst market crash in history was just around the corner that lead to the great depression. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 09:49

$49.99
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