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174213

BOMBING OF ESSEN Thousand Bomber Raids w/ Krupp Factories 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352590577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 2, 1942 * Bombing of Essen, Germany * Thousand bomber-raids * Krupp factory The front page gas a great banner headline: "1036 PLANES RAID ESSEN" with subheads that include: "Krupp Plant Battered By 3000 Tons of Bombs" and more. Nice for display. Completer with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:17

$45.00
174212

EARLY Rare 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352589678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 12, 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 August 23, 2019 08:17

$52.00
174211

BOMBING OF GUERNICA Basque Country Spain German LUFTWAFFE Test 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352588673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 27, 1937. * German's test their Luftwaffe * Bombing of Guernica The front page has a one column heading: "800 BASQUES DIE IN REBEL RAIDS" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:16

$46.00
174210

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 Day of Splashdown 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352587540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission success * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal reached - 50th anniversary this year The top of the front page has four column headline: "ASTRONAUTS COASTING HOMEWARD, ACCELERATED BY EARTH'S GRAVITY; NATIONS PLANS MAMMOTH WELCOME" with subheads. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 76 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:15

$48.00
174208

Preliminary ARTICLES OF PEACE American Revolutionary War Ending 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720250314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 10, 1782 * Preliminary Articles of Peace * Ending the Revolutionary War Page 5 has a report: "We all wish ardently for peace, nor do the people at large wish to impose harsh terms on England; they think she is sufficiently humbled and weakened by the loss of America; they remember their own dejected state at the conclusion of the last war, and adopt the expression of Dido to the distressed Trojans." Another pg. 5 report has: "The negociations between England and America are closed, a treaty having been completed between the United States and the Court of St. James's by which the great contest between England and America is finally determined by a full and irrevocable recognition of th... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:14

$88.00
174207

ENDING THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR America Peace Terms Talks 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352585567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 28, 1782 * Ending the Revolutionary War Pg. 2 has a brief item from The Netherlands: "...Richard Oswald is appointed his Britannic Majesty's Minister Plenipotentiary to treat with the ministers of the United States of America. Who (says the writer) would have thought that Great Britain would have been the third power in Europe to acknowledge the Independence of America?" Also a bit concerning terms for peace: "On the Part of England" and then: "On the Part of the Enemies of Great Britain". Page 4 has the continuation of documents & requests from Loyalist merchants in Charleston given the eventual evacuation of the city by British troops. The bkpg. has the latest news concerning nego... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:14

$47.00
174789

ROBERT E. LEE Official Report on Battle of Gettysburg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392384903746

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 17, 1863 * Robert E. Lee report * Battle of Gettysburg As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest reports of battle activities in various fields of operation. Other reports inside area headed: "The Texas Campaign" "The Annals of Rosecrans' Army" "The Monitors" "Assimilated Rank In The Navy" "Army & Navy Personal" "A Rebel View of Lee's Report" of the Battle of Gettysburg; "The Initiative of War" "Retrograde Movement In Virginia" "Various Naval Matters" "Army Gazette" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:13

$27.00
174206

Lot of (5) Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun 1840's Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249946

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: (5) THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, 1840's * Rare antebellum title A lot of five issues from just after Florida’s statehood. All are a bit “2nd rate” (staining, rubbing, close-trimming, etc.), but are not damaged. A very popular lot. Dates included are 1846: Dec. 26 and 1847: June 12, June 19, July 3 & Aug. 21. Issues from early Florida are very difficult to find and are quite collectible. A great set at a bargain price.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:13

$149.00
174205

MORMONS Salt Lake City - Pre Civil War BASEBALL & Pony Express 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352582449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1860 * Mormons & Salt Lake City * Early baseball & Pony Express Over an entire column on the front page is taken up with: "Affairs In Utah--Celebration of the National Anniversary at Salt Lake City--The Grain Crops--How the Presidential Nominations are Received". Also on the front page: "Base Ball--Atlantic Club vs. Mutual Club" with much detail and the box score. Difficult to find pre-Civil War baseball game reports. Page 5 has: "Arrival Of The Pony Express--News From the Pacific Coast" with a St. Joseph dateline & the text beginning: "The Pony Express, through in ten days, has just reached here with a general summary of news from California..." which follows. Eight pages, loss to ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:12

$35.00
174204

Confederate Account Version of the BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352581174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON MORNING JOURNAL, August 1, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Confederate version Page 2 begins with nearly two column headed: "Rebel Account of the Battle of Gettysburg" which offers an interesting perspective from the Confederate point of view. The subheads include: "Preliminary Fighting--Rebel Mistake" Fighting on the 2nd--Rebel Successes" "Why The Battle Was Lost" "A Georgian Brigade" "The Rebel Storming Party "General Anderson Held Responsible for the Rebel Defeat" "The Retreat To Virginia" and more. Tremendous detail. Pg. 2 also has a small report: "The Dead At Gettysburg - No Disinterments Allowed For Two Months". Four page, some small losses at the blank margins, some discrete archival mends inside, gene... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:12

$64.00
174203

Tobacco TRADE WITH AMERICA ? Post Revolutionary War 1783 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 20, 1783 * Post Revolutionary War * Trade with America Page 6 has a report from the South Carolina Gazette has a note that Sweden has lessened the duties of items from America in order to encourage commerce. Then a letter from France beginning: "Since the Preliminaries of Peace have been signed & ratified, the Farmers-general have lost all their former privileges in the tobacco trade; that branch of commerce is become free & they will in future become purchasers like any other merchants..." with a bit more. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$29.00
174202

Rare COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA w/ War of the Regulation NC Regulators 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352579412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, August 1, 1771 * Rare Colonial Pennsylvania title * North Carolina regulators * Great masthead for display This newspaper features one of the larger & more decorative masthead engravings to be found in a colonial America newspaper. Over half of the ftpg. is a fine letter concerning the growth of industry in Pennsylvania, beginning: "Every inhabitant of Pennsylvania must observe with pleasure the progress we make in this province towards perfection in useful arts, and the general encouragement that is given to genius and industry by all ranks of men...". Page 3 has a letter from North Carolina which concerns the Regulators, and the War of Regulation. T... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$198.00
174201

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 28, 1862 * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting Page 7 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Macbeth at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "...and last appearance but one of J. WILKES BOOTH. Shakespeare's great tragedy of Macbeth.." with just a bit more (see). His name is printed 3 more times in this advertisement. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$58.00
174200

JACOB DA SILVA SOLIS-COHEN Jewish Laryngology Physician w/ Photo 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352576813

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 17, 1893 * Jacob da Silva Solis-Cohen Full ftpg. shows a scene at: "The World's Columbian Exposition at Chicago". Also a great doublepg. centerfold: "The Architecture of the World's Columbian Exposition--Striking Panoramic Effect of the Fair Buildings as seen from the South Colonnade". Of special note is an article: "Notable Jews--Dr. J. Solis Cohen" which includes a photo of him Prints inside includes a fullpg. of: "The Annual Cruise of the New York Yacht Club" "The Wood Industry in Montana" & more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:08

$49.00
174788

ABRAHAM LINCOLN More Troops Proclamation Army & Navy CIVIL WAR 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392384900214

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, July 23, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * More Civil War troops needed As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The ftpg. has: "The Campaign In Virginia" "At Petersburg" "Sherman's Operations". Inside has: "The Monitor Iron-Clads" "The Fate of the Alabama" "A Southern View of the Cavalry Raids" and so much more. Also included is: "By the President of the United States of America -- A Proclamation" calling for more troops, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Complete in 16 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:08

$34.99
174198

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Journey SPRINGFIELD 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Apr. 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train headed for Springfield The front page has one column heads which include: "THE FUNERAL PAGEANT" "The Remains at Baltimore" "A Popular Ovation" "The City In Tears" "Lying In State" "A Farewell Look" "Progress of The Cortege" "The Journey to Harrisburg" "Scenes On The Route" and some good reporting on the closing events of the Civil War as well with: "MOBILE" "Operations Against the Forts" "The Rebels Retreat Up the Alabama" "The Fall of Fort Blakeley" "Heavy Captures" and more. Eight pages, nice condition. All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of Lincoln.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$57.00
174787

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON African American Leader Author DEATH & Photo 1915 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372740206381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Nov. 15, 1915 * Booker T. Washington death w/ photo * African American leader, educator, author * Tuskegee University founder Page 14 has fine coverage on Booker T. Washington, noting his death. First column heads: "BOOKER WASHINGTON DEAD" "Famous [Black] Educator Succumbs at Tuskegee" "For at Least 2 Years His Health Had Failed" "Seldom Rested from his Arduous Labors" "School A Monument to His Great Genius" with the text taking close to two columns, followed by additional articles on Washington. This is accompanied by a large photo headed: "The Man That Led Not an Army But a Race" showing him and his wife and sons. Complete in 20 pages, nice condition, somewhat fragile so should be hand... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$129.99
174197

WALT WHITMAN Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here 1st Debut POEM 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 21, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" * First 1st appearance in printing Near the middle of page 6 is a poem titled: "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" by the noted Walt Whitman, this being the very first appearance of this poem in print as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Complete in 12 pages, light toning with more at the edges, partially loose at the spine, quite fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$175.00
174196

ESCAPED FUGITIVE SLAVE Extradition Case of John Anderson MURDER 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352573660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 23, 1860 * Extradition case of John Anderson * Escaped slave charged w/ murder in Canada The top of the first column has: "Exciting News From the South" "Threatening State of Affairs in Charleston, S.C." "Anticipated Capture of the Forts by the Populace" "Important Consultation of the President with Southern Senators" "The Effect of the Crisis on the Laboring Classes" and more. Perhaps the most notable article in this issue is the page 4 item: "The Decision in the Toronto Fugitive Slave Case" which is the noted case of John Anderson, about which much is written on the internet. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$46.00
174195

VANGUARD TV3 America 1st Space Satellite Rocket EXPLOSION Failure 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIRROR NEWS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Dec. 6, 1957 * Vanguard TV3 embarrassment * America's 1st attempt to launch satellite * Early, same day report - Nice for display The bold banner headline above the masthead announces the embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a dramatic & very blunt statement: "SATELLITE FLOPS" with a subhead: "Moon Erupts on Test Stand". Also a four photo: "Picture Sequence Shows Explosion & Burning of Vanguard Rocket at Florida Site." This monumental failure of America's first attempt at space came just 2 months after the Soviets shocked the world with its successful Sputnik I launch, taking the lead in the space race. The complete issue with... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$84.00
174194

BATTLE OF SAIPAN Mariana Islands U.S. Marines BEGINS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352572600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1944 * Battle of Saipan begins * Marines land at Mariana Islands * Imperial Japanese Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "OUR SUPERFORTS BOMB CITIES IN JAPAN; AMERICAN FORCES LANDING IN MARIANAS; ALLIES GAIN ON CHERBOURG PENINSULA" with subheads that include: "Saipan Is Stormed" "B-29's Make Debut" "Tokyo Reports Assaults on Industrial Heart of Kyushu Island" "Americans Fight Way Inland on Base Vital to Japan's Defense" and more. A map of the area is featured as well. Complete in 36 pages, scattered foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:02

$47.00
174192

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral BURIAL Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 5, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's burial * Springfield, Illinois funeral Nice first column heads concerning Abraham Lincoln's funeral: "THE LAST RITES" "President Lincoln's Remains Committed to their Final Resting Place" "The Funeral At Springfield" "Last Scene of all in the Eventful History" "From the Capitol To the Cemetery" "The People of the Great West Flocking Around the Funeral Bier" "and more. Also on the ftpg: "Abraham Lincoln - Remarks of Ralph Waldo Emerson at the Funeral Services of the President in Concord, April 19, 1865". The back page has some nice column heads too (see). Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:02

$56.00
174191

Best FUGITIVE SLAVE ACT of 1850 Pasees U.S. Senate in a Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., September 16, 1850 * Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 * Passes the United States Senate * Southern slave holders & Northern Free-Soilers * Best title to be had from our nation's capital (rare) Being the mouthpiece of the federal government it was typical that reports & documents emanating from Congress would appear in print first in this newspaper. Collectors always desire to have notable governmental reports in newspapers from the nation's capital. Not surprisingly most of this four page issue is taken up with verbatim debates in the Senate. The back page has a brief yet noteworthy report headed: "The Fugitive Slave Bill" with the text noting: "The enrolled bill entitled ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:01

$144.00
174190

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352570290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: PUCK, New York, Oct. 18, 1893 * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "Senatorial Courtesy." double-page centerfold: "The 'Enfant Terrible' of Europe." back page: "An Idyl of An Autumn Day." Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:00

$28.00
174189

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution General Color BULLSEYE Print 1916 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 18, 1916 * Mexican bandit Pancho Villa Taking all of the front page is a large, color target with a small illustrated portrait of Pancho Villa in the bulls-eye, and a caption reading: "Making It Hot For Villa". There is another full pg. within which has text & several photos on the search for Villa in Mexico. Much other content as well, including many reports & photos on World War I. The complete issue, a vertical crease at the middle, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:00

$67.00
174187

Act of Confederacy Congress for Military Organization 1864 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352569541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 4, 1864 * Confederate Act of Congress * Organizing a rebel military A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page items are: "The Enemy Around Richmond--Butler's Advance Up the Peninsula" which takes over a column; "City Intelligence" "Blockade Runner Blocked" "From the Rapid Ann--From Charleston--Sherman's Command" and other smaller items as well as many advertisements. The back page has over 2 columns taken up with: "An Act To Organize Forces To Serve During the War" for the Confederacy (see for beginning). Also a lengthy editorial relating to the war, and "Address of Governor Vance" "Funding Confederate Notes" "General Sco... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:59

$88.00
174186

CONFEDERATE Abraham Lincoln & John C. Fremont EMANCIPATION PROC. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720245695

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 23, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * re. Emancipation Proclamation * General John C. Fremont A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Our Correspondence--From Norfolk " "From Arkansas--Graphic Sketch of the Great Battle in Missouri--Gallantry of McCulloch's Troops" "A Desperate Expedient" "The Distinction between Aliens & Citizens" "Sales of Negroes" includes a brief list; and more, including five ads under the "Runaways" heading. Civil War coverage continues on the inside pages with: "Testaments & Tracts for Soldiers" "The Affair at Lewinsville"; two General Orders signed by F. S. Armistead and Thos. G. Rhett; "Ar... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:58

$114.00
174184

PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio Battle of Spotsylvania CH 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352568393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 18, 1864 * Rare pro Confederate title from Ohio * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Among the articles within: "General Lee's Bill of Fare" "The Starvation Theory Exploded" "Protest of the Negro Missionaries!" "Opening of the Dreadful Eight Days' Battle" "More Trouble with the Freed Negroes--The 'Elephant' Caught" "Great Battles of the Past Week" "Plan of Lee's Campaign" "Condition of Lee's Army Before the Battle" "President Lincoln In A Quandary" "Our Loss of 40,000 in Virginia" and so much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:56

$39.00
174786

JOHN D. LEE Mountain Meadows Massacre EXECUTION Mormons Mormonism 1877 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392384895882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, March 24, 1877 * John D. Lee execution * Mountain Meadows Massacre Over a full column on page 2 is headed: "The Execution At Mountain Meadow" with fine coverage of the execution of John D. Lee--perpetrator of the infamous Mountain Meadows Massacre. Much reporting on Lee's comments before his execution including: "...My conscience is clear before God and man, and I am ready to meet my Redeemer...I have no fear of death...I am a true believer in the gospel of Jesus Christ I do not believe in everything that is now practiced and taught by Brigham Young..." with more. Then: "...Immediately after a handkerchief was placed over Lee's eyes. He raised his hands & placed them on the top of his head.... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:56

$99.99
174183

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Very Early from Springfield Illinois 30 YEARS OLD 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352568000

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, October 26, 1839 * Very early Abraham Lincoln * Just 30 years old An inside page under the heading: "Illinois" has a report discussing the state Whig convention along with the names of the gentlemen who were candidates for electors of the president and vice president, including from the 3rd District, "Ab. Lincoln, of Sangamon." This is an extremely early mention of Abraham Lincoln, from when he was just 30 years old. An inconspicuous report yet extremely significant for any Lincoln collector. Sixteen pages, 8 1/4 by 11 3/4 inches, great condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th cent... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:56

$295.00
174182

re JOHN BROWN'S RAID Harper's Ferry West Virginia WV Insurrection 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720244273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 19, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia Page 2 has a number of nice accounts of events leading to the Civil War and the John Brown insurrection at Harper's Ferry, with column heads: "The Impending Crisis" "State Of The Union" "The John Brown Sympathy in New England" "...What is Thought of its Course in the Harper's Ferry Affair--Coppie Believed to be the Murderer of Mr. Beckham...John Brown Did Not Kiss a Black Baby on His Way to the Gallows..." "Letter From Cook and Coppie on Their Attempted Escape" "The Body of John E. Cook" and even more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:55

$32.00
174181

SOUTHERN SECESSION Pre Civil War Tensions - Abraham Lincoln Elect 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352567271

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 27, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln as president-elect * Alabama secession from the Union * Pre Civil War tensions over slavery Among the ftpg. column heads: "THE DISUNION TROUBLES" "Tribulation Of the Administration" "An Enabling Bill for New Mexico with a Slavery Clause" "The South Carolina Commissioners in Washington" "Alabama Decides For Secession" and an interesting article; "Mr. Lincoln Encounters A Secessionist". Page 4 has much as well including: "Southern Trade--Its Amount & Comparative Value" "The Cuban Slave-Trade" "Conflicting Authorities on the Slave Trade" among other items. Eight pages, small binding slits at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:55

$34.00
174180

FEDERAL GOVERNEMENT to Buy Southern Slaves & Emancipate Them ? 1861 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720244012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 24, 1861 * Government to free slaves ? * Pre Civil War tensions Page 4 has a very interesting article: "The Purchase Of The Slaves" which takes most of a column and concerns a proposition whereby the federal government would purchase slaves from their owners in border states and emancipate them, etc. Page 2 also has an interesting & lengthy editorial: "No Civil War". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:54

$37.00
174179

GEORGIA SECESSSION from Union Abraham Lincoln as President Elect 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352566724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, January 20, 1861 * President-elect Abraham Lincoln * The Civil War about to begin * Georgia secedes from the Union The front page has some ominous reports concerning the troubles in the South which would soon lead to the Civil War, with first column heads including: "The Revolution" "Important News from the South" "Projected Seizure of Fort Pickens, Pensacola" "The Responsibility of Civil War Thrown on the Lincoln Administration" "Secession of Georgia From The Union" "Call for a State Convention in Missouri" "Interesting Reports from South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, and Virginia" and more. Page 4 has a report headed: "The New Administration" "The Scramble at Springfield for the Spoils" with a ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:54

$37.00
174785

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Mormoism Leader DEATH & Sitting Bull 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392384894971

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 30, 1877 * Brigham Young death (1st report) * Mormons - Mormonism * Chief Sitting Bull The front page has a report headed: "The Death Of Brigham Young" which begins: "Brigham Young was attacked with cholera morbus on Thursday night...continued swelling until respiration was stopped. He was conscious, but only briefly answered questions during the lat forty-eight hours..." and more. Beneath it is a small item: "Sitting Bull" noting: "...estimates Sitting Bull's strength at 1000 Sioux..." with more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:54

$59.99
174178

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1895 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720243407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, May, 1895 * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote. Decorative title page, 12 pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, minor binding slits at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:53

$26.00
174177

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders TRIAL 1893 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720243325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 13, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial The ftpg. has column heads on the famous Lizzie Borden murder trial with: "DETAILS OF THE CRIME" "How The Fatal Blows Were Delivered" "Most of Them from Left to Right" "Mrs. Borden Died First by an Hour and a Half" "Length of Wounds Not indicative of Size of Weapon" "Professor Wood Found Blood on the Prisoner's Skirt". There are many subheads in the report which takes two full columns on the ftpg. with additional reporting on page 2. Great to have this report in a Boston newspaper, just 55 miles from New Bedford (site of trial) and Fall River (site of the murders). Ten pages, a very discrete archival mend on page 2 (not in the mentioned arti... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:53

$39.00
174176

Best ROBERT F. KENNEDY RFK Shot Dead Sirhan Sirhan 1968 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720243116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD-EXAMINER--EXTRA, Los Angeles, June 6, 1968 * Robert F. Kennedy shot dead The banner headline announces: "RFK IS DEAD" with a subhead: "Assassin Bullet Proves Fatal". Also a very large photo of: "Sen. Robert Kennedy" This is the city in which he was shot and died. Much more inside including a full page pictorial. The complete first section with pages 1-24. Some wear at the margins & the central fold, generally good.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:52

$66.00
174175

Outlaw Gang JESSE JAMES Robert Ford St. Joseph MO ASSASSINATION 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720242809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 5, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James assassination Page 2 has a brief & quite inconspicuous report reading: "Great satisfaction is expressed in western Missouri over the shooting of Jesse James, the noted bandit. It is said that the shooting was the result of an agreement between Ford and Governor Crittenden to the effect that James was either to be captured or killed within a certain time." Eight pages, very small piece from the blank margin of the front leaf, slightly irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:52

$64.00
174174

LOUIS ZAMPERINI "Unbroken" Fame USC Track Meet 1-Mile WINNER 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352564984

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 12, 1936 * Louis Zamperini of "Unbroken" fame * University of Southern California - USC * Track meet - 1 mile winner The sport's section (page H-B) has a banner headline: "TROJAN'S CRUSHBEAR TRACKMENBY 55 POINT" with subheads and event summaries on page 3H which includes in small, discrete text: "Mile Run--Won by Zamperini (S. C.)..." (see) He would qualify for the Berlin Olympics which took place in August of this year same year. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:52

$57.00
174173

MAKIN ISLAND RAID United States Marines Corps Evans Carlson 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352564143

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 21, 1942 * Makin Island raid * United States Marines Corps * Evans Carlson & Chester Nimitz * World War II - WWII The front page has a banner headline: "JAPS REPORT NW U. S. RAID" with subhead with subhead: "Marines On Makin, Says Tokyo". (see) Complete with all 24 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 August 23, 2019 07:51

$45.00
174172

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Brooklyn Dodgers SUBWAY Series 1941 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352563304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 4, 1941. * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * Major league baseball MLB - Subway series * Best title to be had ? with great headline The front page has a terrific banner headline: "YANKS TOP DODGERS AGAIN" with subheads, scoreboard above the masthead, large box scores and inning by inning coverage. Great for display and unusual for such a nice headline on the front page. And of course great to have in a NYC publication. Rare as such. More coverage in the sport's section as well. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:51

$88.00
174171

PHIL RIZZUTO New York Yankees "Holy Cow" Fame 1st HOME RUN 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720241769

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, April 24, 1941 * Phil Rizzuto - New York Yankees * Very 1st MLB baseball home run * Game announcer - "Holy Cow!" fame The sport's section (page 28) has a two column heading: "Homers?Phil Can Hit 'Em" with subhead: "Rizzuto's 11th Inning Drive to Beat Red Sox Proves Small Yank Power" (see) First report coverage on Yankee legend Phil Rizzuto hitting his very 1st MLB home run. He would only hit 38 in his career. Great to have in this uncommon New York City publication. Rare as such. Complete with all 38 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 August 23, 2019 07:50

$48.00
174170

Best ALCATRAZ ISLAND Federal Prison Very 1st ESCAPE Attempt 1936 S.F. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720241485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 28, 1936 * 1st Alcatraz Island escape attempt * Federal prison - Joseph Bowers * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Felon Slain In Alcatraz Escape Try" with subheads that include: "Man Was First to Attempt Flight From 'Devil's Isle'" and more with photo of Bowers. Great to have in this San Francisco publication, rare a such. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:50

$52.00
174169

INGEMAR JOHANSSON Wins Heavyweight Boxing Title v Floyd Patterson 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720241123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1959 * Ingemar Johansson knocks out Floyd Patterson * Wins heavyweight boxing title at Yankee Stadium The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Johansson Crushes Patterson With 7 Knockdowns in Third" with photo. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 14 & 15) with banner headline, 7 related photos and loads of text. Great to have in this famous NYC publication and from the city where this event took place. (Yankee Stadium) Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:49

$57.00
174168

Best SEABISCUIT Marchbank Handicap Thoroughbred HORSE RACING Win 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352560342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, April 18, 1937 * Seabiscuit wins Marchbank Handicap * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The top of the front page pf this section has a nice headline: "SEABISCUIT IS EASY WINNER" The top of page 3 of this section has a four column headline: "Seabiscuit Spreadeagles Field in Tanforan Finale" with subheads. (See) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Marchbank Handicap. Great to have is this San Francisco publication, rare as such. Note: The photo of the horse on page 3 is not Seabiscuit. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, good condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:48

$56.00
174167

Best BALDWIN HILLS DAM DISASTER Reservoir Break Collapse Flood 1963 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352560244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 15, 1963 * Baldwin Hills Reservoir dam disaster * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred The banner headline notes: "DAM BURSTS WITH DEATH, DESTRUCTION" with various related subheads and A large photo of what is known as the Baldwin Hills Dam disaster in Los Angeles. More inside. See the hyperlink for further details of the tragedy which killed 5 and destroyed 277 homes. Terrific to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, where the tragedy happened. The complete first section (of 18) with pages 1-26. A little creasing on the front page, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:48

$52.00
174166

U.S. & Germany Breaks Diplomatic Relations WORLD WAR I W. Wilson 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720240925

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, March 1, 1917 * United States close to World War I * President Woodrow Wilson The front page has a nice banner headline: "KAISER'S PERFIDY BARED" with many subheads. (see) Coverage on the official break of diplomatic relations between United States and Germany. Other news day. Complete with 10 pages, light toning, tiny library label (see), generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:48

$40.00
174165

STOCKTON CANNERY STRIKE OF 1937 Spinach Riot California 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352559171

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, April 24, 1937 * Stockton cannery strike of 1937 * San Joaquin County, California * Spinach riot - unions vs. growers The front page has a great banner headline: "STOCKTON RIOT TRUCE" with subheads and nice photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 28 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 August 23, 2019 07:47

$44.00
174164

BOMBING OF GUERNICA Basque Country Spain German LUFTWAFFE Test 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720240796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 28, 1937. * German's test their Luftwaffe * Bombing of Guernica Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Rebel Planes Kill 800; Woman, Children Victims" (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:47

$52.00
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