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177815

DINOSAURS FOSSILS Red Gulch Big Horn County Wyoming DISCOVERY 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392608535032

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, July 29, 1934 * Dinosaurs fossils discovery * Red Gulch, Big Horn County, Wyoming The front page of this section has a one column heading: "DINOSAUR DROVE FOUND IN WYOMING" with subheads. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:12

$42.00
177814

1948 LARRY DOBY 1st African American to Hit HOME RUN in World Series of Baseball


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392608534881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, October 10, 1948 * Larry Doby becomes 1st African American * Home run in World Series history w/ photos * Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Braves The front page of this section has a banner headline: "INDIANS BEAT BRAVES, 2-1, FOR 3-1 LEAD IN WORLD SERIES" with subheads and three related photos, one showing Larry Doby crossing home plate after hitting run. More on page 7 of this section with another photo of Doby and box scores. First report coverage on game 4 of the World Series in which Larry Doby became the very 1st African American to hit a home run in the October classic. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in very nic... See More  

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:12

$67.00
177813

Historic USS Missouri Battleship JAPAN SURRENDERS Signing 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372891511674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 2, 1945 * Japan officially surrenders * Douglass MacArthur * USS Missouri signing * World War II is over (V-J) The front page has a great banner headline: "JAPAN SIGNS SURRENDER" with subheads and photo. Nice for display. More inside. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-12, light toning at the folds and margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:11

$92.00
177812

1688 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 331 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372891511318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 21, 1688 * 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 several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:11

$42.00
177810

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Exterminations HUNGARY & Greece Jews NAZIS 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392608533858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied Hungary & Greece exterminations Page 3 has a one column head: "HULL AGAIN SCORES NAZI MASSACRES " "Punishment Is Certain for 'Savage Crimes' in Hungary and Greece, He Declares". See photos for coverage on the Nazi atrocities Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just becoming known. Complete in 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings, nice condition.

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:10

$58.00
178327

Great BEATLES Beatlemania British Invasion 1ST AMERICA 1964 Manhattan Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392643005251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANHATTAN EAST, New York City, Feb. 13, 1964 * Beatles come to America w/ photo * British music invasion at it's height Although the frenzied arrival of the Beatles in the U.S. on February 7 was covered by most newspapers, it typical was relegated to a single column on an inside page. This newspaper, a local tabloid which calls itself: "A Community Newspaper for Residents of East Manhattan" gave the best coverage to the Beatles arrival we have seen. The top of the front page features two photos, showing George and Ringo, and solo photo of Paul McCartney, with a two-column head: "Beatles Batter Plaza's Aplomb". The article begins: "Shrouded in security precautions denser than their unkempt locks, Liverpool's wailin... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 15:29

$174.99
178313

JOHN H. SURRATT re. Abraham Lincoln's Assassination TRIAL 1867 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917980985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 12, 1867 * John H. Surratt trial * re. Lincoln's Assassination Page 10 has an article: "TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT" The Legal Hitch In The Case" and more. Text takes up 2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 14:20

$29.99
178312

Lydia BIXBY LETTER 5 Sons Killed ? Abraham Lincoln Ltr. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917969429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 26, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Lydia Bixby letter - controversy ? * 5 sons killed in Civil War The top of page 4 has the most significant content with the famous letter from Abraham Lincoln to Lydia Bixby, who recently lost here 6th son in the Civil War (see). This is considered by many to be one of the finest works of writing by Lincoln, along with his Gettysburg Address (see hyperlink for more). The front page has: "OUR PRISONERS" "Their Release Fro Captivity" "Thrilling Account of Their Sufferings" "Horrible Barbarities of The Rebels" "The Terrible Camp at Andersonville" with more (see). The back page has: "Sherman's March" "Capture of Macon & Milledgeville" with more on Sherman, p... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 14:05

$124.99
178311

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


eBay Auction Item # 392642886046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 14, 1928 * D-LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin German airship * 1st Interscontinental flight * Atlantic Ocean to Lakehurst, New Jersey The front page has a nice banner headline: "ZEPPELIN NEAR COAST OF U.S." with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage on the 1st Intercontinental flight of the Graf Zeppelin. Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends January 24, 2020 13:11

$39.99
178310

Great GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917923111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, VE, May 7, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit The masthead has a patriotic theme with blue and red ink. The terrific banner headline announces: "NAZIS SURRENDER" with: "EUROPE WAR COMES TO END" with large photo of Eisenhower. Great for display. More on the following pages. Two full page pictorials at the back. First section only with 16 pages, a little central fold and margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 24, 2020 12:57

$89.99
178309

WALTER NOVOTNY German Luftwaffe Fighter Ace KILLED 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917918250

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 STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Nov. 13, 1944 * Rare German occupation publication * Luftwaffe fight Ace Walter Novotny Among the front page reports are: "American Attempt to Outflank & Capture Fortress of Metz Frustrated" "Britain Trying To Hide Facts About Power of V-2" "121 U.S. Warships Sunk In Pacific" and more. Also a one column photo of Walter Novotny with heading: "Air Hero Killed" He was a famous fighter ace for the Luftwaffe. Nice to have... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 12:48

$29.99
178308

MASONIC Freemasons Grand Lodge of Massachusetts Bldg. DEDICATION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917913122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 25, 1867 * Grand Lodge of Massachusetts dedication * Masonic - Masons - Freemasons The top of the back page has one column headings that include: "MASONIC" "Dedication of the Masonic Temple at Boston" "An Immense and Imposing Procession" and more. Text text up more than 3 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 12:36

$29.99
178307

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Sentenced to 4 Months in Prison w/ PHOTO 1960 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917779858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1960 * Martin Luther King Jr. * Sentence to 4 months * re. Atlanta sit-ins The top of front page has a two column photo of Martin Luther King Jr. wearing handcuffs with heading: "Dr. King Gets 4 Months in Georgia" (see) source: "The King Legacy": On January 20, MLK moves to Atlanta and becomes co-pastor, with his father, at the Ebenezer Baptist Church. Lunch counter sit-ins begin on February 1 in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee is founded on April 15 to coordinate student protests at Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina, and elsewhere. MLK is the keynote speaker at the event. In Atlanta, on October 19, MLK is arrested during a sit-in while ... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 10:54

$89.99
178306

EARLY Rare 17th Century 351 Years Old Post Great Plague Era RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392642715655

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 13, 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 fra... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 10:36

$39.99
178305

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392642651208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas The full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus. The other great print is the doublepage centerfold, also by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Merry Christmas" which shows five young children hanging on a jolly Santa Claus. Other prints in this issue as well, some shown in the photos. Sixteen pages, some foxing and toning, good condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 09:18

$274.99
178304

SANTA CLAUS Christmas X-Mas Thomas Nast PRINTS 1878 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392642644534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 5, 1878 * 2 Thomas Nast prints * Santa Claus - Christmas The full ftpg. is taken up with: "The New Comer--A Sketch in the Depot of an Importer of Animals" by famed artist F.S. Church. There are two very nice Thomas Nast Christmas prints, one a great doublepage centerfold captioned: "Here We Are Again" by Thomas Nast, showing a full-figure Santa Claus with toys, next to a fireplace. "Father Time" is there as well. The other Nast Christmas print is: "A Christmas Sketch--Five O'Clock in the Morning" showing two young, very excited girls anticipating Christmas morning. Many other prints as well. The complete issue, very small binding holes at the center fold, good condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 09:14

$174.99
178303

THOMAS NAST Christmas Santa Claus Route PRINT Harper's Weekly 1885 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392642640452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 19, 1885 * Thomas Nast * Christmas Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the great Thomas Nast double page print: 'Santa Claus's Route' showing two children marking out his route from the North Pole. Very displayable. Other prints as well, several shown in the photos. The complete issue, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 09:10

$129.99
178302

Early CHRISTMAS Children w/ Toys Color PRINT World War I Era 1914 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392642633256

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S, New York, Dec. 17, 1914 A terrific color cover showing two children in bed with toys, etc. A perfect display item for Christmas. With the color back cover as well. Complete issue, great condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 08:59

$44.99
178301

WILLIAM ALLEN ROGERS Harper's Weekly Christmas SANTA CLAUS 1902 Illus. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917601884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 6, 1902 * William Allen Rogers * Santa Claus - Christmas The front page is a ice duo-tone print by the famed artist W. A. Rogers, captioned: "Here We Are Again" showing Santa Claus atop a chimney, with reindeer. A wealth of Christmas-related prints within, a few in full color, too many to list here. See the photos. Complete in 98 pages, 9 1/4 by 13 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 08:56

$139.99
178300

MAXFIELD PARRISH & Frederick Stuart Church CHRISTMAS Prints 1897 Harper's Weekly


eBay Auction Item # 372917600138

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY - CHRISTMAS, New York, December 18, 1897 Quite rare to find this issue with the desirable Maxfield Parrish outer wrapper still present. The full front page is a nice print: "Santa Claus's Return Home." by the famed artist W. A. Rogers, showing a full-figure Santa Claus with various elves. Inside is a full pg. illus. of "A Christmas Hymn."; a full pg:"Christmas Carnival on the Ice, Amsterdam."; a full page color print: "I've Kept My Ears Open to all Your Doings" plus other Christmas-themed prints. Of special interest is the Supplement which includes a duo-tone doublepage centerfold: "A Christmas Welsh Rabbit" by famed artist F. S. Church. Complete in 40 pages, an old mend to the margin on the reverse of t... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 08:52

$159.99
178299

University of California Golden Bears Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917577909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 14, 1932 * University of California Golden Bears * Cal Crew wins Olympic gold in rowing Page 2 of the sport's section (near the back) has a two column heading: "Golden Bears State Sensational Finish to Cop Olympic Regatta". (see) First report coverage on the University of California Golden Bears Crew winning the gold medal in the 1932 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete issue with all 50+ pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 24, 2020 08:22

$39.99
178298

ROBERT E. LEE Civil War Confederate General COMMANDER Death 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372917561380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 15, 1870 * Robert E. Lee death * Confederate leader Page 5 has various reporting on the recent death of Confederate General Robert E. Lee under the heading: "The Late Robert E. Lee" Text takes up over a full column. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 08:01

$57.99
177783

Rare CONFEDERATE Sherman's March to the Sea at SAVANNAH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889086786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 19, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy * General William T. Sherman * Sherman's March to the Sea * Capture of Savannah close Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has an editorial beginning: "The accounts from Nashville are the statements of the enemy, & must be received with much caution. It is probable that the real facts are somewhat coloured..." with much more. Also: "Latest News From the North" "The Virginia Legislature" "The St. Albans Raiders--Attempt to Re-Arrest them--Important Order from General Dix" and various reports from the: "Confederate Congress". The back page has "The Yankee Congress... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:34

$87.00
177782

SIEGE OF PETERSBURG Robert E. Lee Letter 1864 Civil War CONFEDERATE VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605065882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, June 20, 1864 * Siege of Petersburg Va Virginia * Robert E. Lee letter * In a Confederate title One of the more successful newspapers from the Confederacy, and from its capital as well. The front page includes nearly two columns headed: "The War News" which begins: "The news this morning is cheering and encouraging...the enemy made most desperate & repeated assaults on our lines but were driven back in every instance with great slaughter..." with much more. Some of the subheads include: "The Enemy About Suffolk" "Fitzhugh Lee's Fight with Sheridan" "The Enemy's Conduct In Staunton" "From General Lee's Army" and more. Included is a letter of congratulations signed in type: R. E. Lee, General... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$76.00
177781

Confederate 1863 2ND BATTLE OF CHARLESTON HARBOR Morris Island SC South Carolina


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889085838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 8, 1863 * Second Battle of Charleston Harbor * Fort Wagner - Morris Island - South Carolina * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page includes; "Latest From The North" "From Charleston--Evacuation of Morris Island" "From Tennessee" "The Courts" "Latest News From the North--The Situation in Tennessee--Advance of Burnside--Operations Before Charleston--furious Attack to Be Made on Battery Wagner" "From Charleston--Evacuation Of Morris Island--Another Demand for the Surrender Of Fort Sumter--General Beauregard's Reply--Furious Bombardment". The back page contains an editorial beginning: "Morris Island has been evacuated...long & gloriously defended...we are assured i... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$74.00
177780

BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK Springfield MO Missouri w/ MAP Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605063826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD--WEEKLY EDITION, New York, Aug. 31, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek w/ map * Springfield MO Missouri The ftpg. features a detailed Civil War map headed: "The Battle-Field On Wilson's Creek, Near Springfield, Mo." with further detail. Also a nice stack of first column heads including: "The Southern Rebellion" "The Rebels Close at hand" "Attacks Upon Federal Pickets" "The Battle in Western Virginia" "The Rebel Loss Heavy" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some loss at very top margin doesn't touch any type.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:33

$44.00
177779

Commander ALEXANDER HAMILTON Founding Father during Quasi-War 1799 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605062804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Oct. 9, 1799 * Alexander Hamilton during Quasi-War Page 3 has a report concerning the construction of a light house at Shell Castle and at Cape Hatteras (see). Also reports from New York, Pittsfield, Worcester, Boston and Lexington. The back page has a nice "War Department" notice mention that: "All officers...who are...absent from their commands are required...to report themselves by letter to Major General ALEXANDER HAMILTON..." with a bit more. This is the Alexander Hamilton who served again in the military during the Quasi War. Four pages, some damp staining, generally good condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:32

$55.00
177778

ALIEN & SEDITION ACTS re. France Quasi-War President John Adams 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605060754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Aug. 15, 1798 * Alien and Sedition Act * President John Adams Most of the ftpg. first column is "The Sedition Act" signed in type by the President: John Adams. This was part of the collective Alien and Sedition Acts, four bills passed in 1798 by the Federalists during an undeclared naval war with France, known as the "Quasi-War". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:31

$138.00
177777

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN w/ Heraldic EAGLE Masthead Engraving 1785 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889084616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONTINENTAL JOURNAL & WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Boston, Sept. 1, 1785 * Rare 18th century American title * Nice herald eagle masthead engraving * Death of this publication's publisher Page 3 has a black-bordered notice of the death of Captain John Gill, who founded this newspaper and until about 4 months previous was still the publisher. Four pages, an ink stain at the very top, archival strengthening at the spine, generally good condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:31

$225.00
177776

Rare 18th Century BOSTON Massachusetts w/ Jay's Treaty Close 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605056543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston, Oct. 19, 1795 * Uncommon title * re. Jay's Treaty Page 2 has a: "Letter from Edmund Randolph to the President of the United States". A page 3 item begins: "We have authentic information that in consequence of the expected treaty between Great Britain and America, the garrison's at the Western Posts expected to leave them according to stipulation..." with more on this. The reference is to the controversial Jay Treaty. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:31

$44.00
177775

BATTLE OF MIDWAY United States Navy Official Report 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605052802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 15, 1942 * Battle of Midway * Official U.S. Navy report * World War II - WWII The top of page 2 has a banner headline "Victory Over Japs at Midway Swings Balance in Pacific to U. S." with subheads and photo of the USS Yorktown crippled by a Japanese bomb. (see) This was the official report from the United States Navy on the famed battle. The battle was actually fought over a month earlier, but the details were just now being released including the news of the USS Yorktown being sunk. Complete with 36 pages, light toning, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:28

$62.00
177774

Rare & Early 18th Century 1st Successful AMERICAN 1743 Old Boston Mass. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605051193

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN HISTORY, Boston, Massachusetts, July 21, 1744 * Very rare 18th century magazine * 1st successful magazine in America This was the very first successful magazine in America, preceded by just a few magazines which lasted but a couple of issues--one of which was by Ben Franklin. Even this title lasted but a few short years. As the subtitle reads: "Containing Accounts of the Propagation & Revival of Religion in Great Britain & America", this 8 page magazine is almost entirely taken up with religious content from the "Great Awakening" period in American history. In great condition, 8 pages, 4 3/4 by 8 inches. A rare opportunity for an American periodical from such an early year. Included is a photocopy o... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:27

$110.00
177773

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War Southern MAP 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605050234

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 29, 1861 * Confederate States of America Most of the front page is taken up with a huge map headed: "OUR NAVAL & MILITARY OPERATIONS AT A GLANCE--The Coast & Land Line of the Rebellious States--The Union Blockade of the Atlantic & Gulf Coast--The Rebel Batteries on the Mississippi--The Forts on the Southern Line." Plus there are some ftpg. Civil War headlines. More war reporting on the inside pages as well. A terrific issue for display given the huge map. Twelve pages, very minor loss at a lower corner, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:27

$97.00
177772

THOMAS EDISON Dynamo Electrical Machine Steam Generator PRINTS 1881 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889082297

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, January 22, 1881 * Inventor Thomas Alva Edison * Dynamo electric generator machine The front page features an article: "Edison's New Dynamo-Electric Machine" with a half-page illustration of it, plus a quarter page illustration of :"The Edison Lamp". Inside has a wealth of other inventions, improvements & general mechanical & electrical creations. Sixteen pages, slightly irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:26

$65.00
177771

Rare COLONIAL Boston Massachusetts N.E. w/ St. Augustine Florida 1762 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889080743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON NEWS-LETTER AND NEW ENGLAND CHRONICLE, May 13, 1762 * Rare Colonial Massachusetts * St. Augustine, Florida This is a much later issue of America's first successful newspaper, founded in 1704. The top of the ftpg. has a nice recruiting advertisements to enlist soldiers to fight in the on-going French & Indian War: "For Recruiting His Majesty's Regular Forces In AMERICA" All Able-bodied volunteers above the age of 18...who are willing to engage in His Majesty's service..." with further details on what will be paid. Page 3 begins with: "A Description of Augustin" being the Florida city of St. Augustine. Then a letter beginning: "As the Spaniards have thought proper to force us into a war with them, it beh... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:24

$625.00
177770

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Ulysses S. Grant Campaign Civil War 1864 Army Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889080559

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 10, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor - Virginia Among the front page Civil War column heads are: "GRANT ! " "Occasional Skirmishing & Cannonading Along the Lines" "Object of the Recent Flag of Truce" "Removal of the Wounded & Burial of the Dead" "Rebel Accounts of the Battle of Friday Last" "Suspension of Hostilities During the Operations" "General Butler's Department" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:24

$28.00
177769

BATTLE OF SPOTTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605040738

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory * Resaca Georgia Ga - William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Victorious March of the Army of the Potomac" "The South Anna River Reached by Our Troops" "One Thousand More Prisoners Captured" "Sheridan's Expedition" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:23

$28.00
177768

BATTLE OF PLYMOUTH NC & Palatka Florida Evacuation 1864 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605038462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1864 * Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina * Palatka, Florida evacuation Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Interesting From Florida" "Destruction of the Steamer General Hunter by a Torpedo" "Evacuation of Pilatka" "Important From North Carolina" "The Affair at Plymouth" "The Evacuation of the Town" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:22

$32.00
177765

CONFEDERATES FAILING Civil War Nearing the End Ulysses S. Grant 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889079319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 23, 1865 * Nearing the end of the American Civil War * Ulysses S. Grant & William T. Sherman * Quarrel between Jefferson Davis and His Congress Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "Johnston Flying from the Combined Armies" "Raleigh Said to be Evacuated" "Rebels Reported Falling Back to Hillsboro" "Goldsboro Formally Occupied..." "GRANT" "Sounds of Army Trains Moving Within the Enemy's Lines" and much more. Page 5 has: "A DIVIDED SOUTH" "Quarrel Between Jeff. Davis and His Congress" "An Irrepressible Conflict Between the Legislative & Executive Departments of the Bogus Confederacy" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:20

$31.00
177764

Rare CONFEDERATE 1861 Louisville KY Civil War Newspaper re. Battle of BULL RUN


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889076653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, September 9, 1861 * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. Here is an issue of the pro-Confederate "Courier". The front page includes: "Reign of Terror--Military Murders from St. Louis" "Letter from Thos. H. Hays to Capt. J. G. Gorsuch" "Trouble Brewing" "Adams Express and Arms West" "Letter From Frankfort--Gen. Anderson in Frankfort--The Affairs in Southern Kentucky..." "Ou... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:15

$87.00
177762

STAR ATHLETES OF THE YEAR Lou Gehrig Jesse Owens Schmeling PHOTOS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372889076318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 27, 1936 * Star athletes of the year (1936) photos * Jesse Owens, Lou Gehrig and much more The front page of this section has a banner headline: "RETURN TO THE GOLDEN ERA OF SPORT'S MARKED YEAR; RECORD-SMASHING FEATS WERE UNUSUALLY NUMEROUS" with subheads and photos of the some of the star athletes for that year including Lou Gehrig and Jesse Owens. Much more on the following pages. Loads of text as well. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:14

$38.00
177761

18th century 1729 ACT OF PARLIAMENT King George II Era London England Document


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605023376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ACT OF PARLIAMENT, London, England, 1729 * 18th century original document Nice full title page has an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. Inside has an act: "...for making good the loss occasioned by a sum of money being stolen out of His Majesty's Exchequer...". A decorative document given the displayable title page. Four pages, 11 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:13

$38.00
177760

Nice JFK JOHN F. KENNEDY Assassination w/ Photos 1963 Torrance Calif. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392603698531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY BREEZE, Torrance, Calif., Nov. 22, 1963 * John F. Kennedy assassination The front page has a nice banner headline: "ASSASSIN'S BULLET KILLS PRESIDENT" with subheads and two related photos. Nice for display. The complete first section only with pages 1-16, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:53

$57.00
177759

NEW YORK GIANTS World Series Baseball vs. Boston Red Sox (Game 3) 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372888110481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, October 10, 1912 * Boston Red Sox * World Series of Baseball (game 3) * New York Giants The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "GIANTS WIN TWO TO ONE" with inning by inning description and box scores. Nice to have from a town close to Boston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:53

$48.00
177758

KKK Ku Klux Klan Activity in Wayne & Clinton County KENTUCKY 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392603697243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 8, 1873 The bottom of the front page has an article headed: "KuKlux In Kentucky" See image for text here. Other news of the day throughout. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:52

$30.00
177757

WAYNE COUNTY Seat WAR Centerville & Richmond Indiana 1873 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372888105580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1873 * Wayne County Seat War * Centerville & Richmond Indiana The front page has an article headed: "Mob Law In Indiana" with subhead. See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:51

$38.00
178259

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1895 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392641552028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., April 6, 1895 * Rare 19th century title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including a front page continuation of "The Woman's Bible" by Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Four pages, tabloid size, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, very nice condi... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:37

$39.99
178258

BOBBY FISCHER 1st American CHESS World Champion vs. Boris Spassky 1972 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392641545848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, September 4, 1972 * Bobby Fischer wins World title * 1st American to achieve this * Boris Vasilievich Spassky The top of page 18 has a four column heading: "Fischer OKs return match 'if prize pool is high enough" with photo of Fischer. (see) Coverage on Bobby Fischer winning the World chess championship. Complete with 40+ pages, a few binding holes along spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:29

$69.99
178257

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs Nazi Germany 1936 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372916385941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "'HUSKY CLIPPER' SWEEPS TO OLYMPIC TITLE" with subheads. Also on this page is a nice photo of Jesse Owens landing in the sand during the long jump. (see) More on page 3 with another banner headline and two related photos showing the Huskies crew. First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, small address label o... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2020 12:36

$89.99
178256

GUGLIELMO MARCONI Ultra Short Radio Waves Long Distance Discovery 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372916372440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., August 13, 1932 * Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi * Ultra short radio waves improved Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Marconi Perfects Method Of Sending Short radio Waves Over Long Distance" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 14 pages, good condition.

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Ends January 23, 2020 12:25

$39.99
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