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178504

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926274742

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 February 24, 2020 14:44

$62.00
178503

University of California Golden Bears Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926271529

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 February 24, 2020 14:42

$48.00
178502

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926270301

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 February 24, 2020 14:42

$152.00
178501

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926270028

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 February 24, 2020 14:42

$49.00
178500

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926269860

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 February 24, 2020 14:41

$145.00
178499

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652947226

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 February 24, 2020 14:41

$188.00
178498

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652946875

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 February 24, 2020 14:41

$300.00
178497

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372926269353

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 February 24, 2020 14:40

$52.00
178496

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652946389

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 February 24, 2020 14:40

$98.00
178495

MASONIC Freemasons Grand Lodge of Massachusetts Bldg. DEDICATION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652946103

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 February 24, 2020 14:40

$33.00
178494

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652945828

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 February 24, 2020 14:39

$98.00
178493

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652942019

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 February 24, 2020 14:36

$47.00
178492

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652941502

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 February 24, 2020 14:36

$135.00
178491

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652940547

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 February 24, 2020 14:35

$33.00
178475

FORT MONROE Civil War MAP Fredericktown MO Camp Wildcat Kentucky 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925956963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 23, 1861 * Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia * Leesburg, Virginia * Frederickton, Missouri * Camp Wilcat, Kentucky The ftpg. features a large Civil War map headed: "THE LOWER POTOMAC". Among the ftpg. column heads on the war are: "THE REBELLION" "A Fight in Progress Near Fortress Monroe" "Particulars of the Battle Near Leesburg" "Engagement at Frederickton, Mo." "Battle at Camp Wild Cat, Kentucky" "The Battle Near Leesburg" "Defeat of the Rebels With Heavy Loss" "The Rebel Leader Killed" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:33

$48.00
178474

BATTLE OF FIVE FORKS Abraham Lincoln LAST WEEK for Lee 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652438024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 3, 1865 * Battle of Five Forks - Last important fight of Civil War * Petersburg VA Virginia - Day Richmond would fall * Last week prior to Robert E. Lee's surrender This was the day the Confederate capital of Richmond was taken by the Yankees. See the photos for the great front page, featuring a large Civil War map headed: "THE DECISIVE BATTLE OF THE REBELLION" with a subhead, the map showing the Petersburg vicinity. Almost the entire first column is taken up with nice war-related head including a engraving of a heraldic eagle. The heads include: "VICTORY" "The Battle on Friday" "Important Despatches from Gen. Grant, the President & Secretary Stanton" "Triumphant Success of Our Arms After ... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$64.00
178473

BATTLE OF BENTONVILLE North Carolina William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925954252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 24, 1865 * Battle of Bentonville NC * William T. Sherman * Last days of the Civil War The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "FIELD OF OPERATIONS IN NORTH CAROLINA." The balance of the front page is taken up with Civil War reports with heads including: "Another Rebel 'Victory ! ' " "A Engagement Between Sherman & Johnston" "Our Troops Forced Back at Bentonville on Sunday" "The Rebels Capture 'Tree' Guns" "From New Orleans" "From North Carolina" "Wilmington" "Grand Rally For The Union" "The War condemned" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$66.00
178472

Battle of MOBILE BAY Alabama DAVID FARRAGUT Large Map 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925953806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama * Rear Admiral David Farragut The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking up more than half of the page, headed: "MAP OF THE BAY OF MOBILE---THE SCENES OF FARRAGUT'S VICTORY". The remainder of the front page has various related reports on the Civil War with more inside as well. Eight pages, bit of foxing, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:32

$89.00
178471

BATTLE OF THE WILDERNESS Ulysses S. Grant Vs. Robert E. Lee MAP 1864 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652437232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 9, 1864 * Battle of the Wilderness * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed map headed: "THE JAMES RIVER MOVEMENT. Scene of Operations by Gen. Butler's Force--Petersburg, Richmond, and the Railroads". Plus over half of the first column is taken up with Civil War heads, beginning: "Struggle For Richmond" "Gen. Grant Driving Lee Back" "Rebel Dash Foiled At Last" and much more (see). War reports inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition. A printing error to the back leaf.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:31

$48.00
178470

Post GETTYSBURG Robert E. Lee Retreat Civil War Maryland MAP 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925951012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 13, 1863 * Post battle of Gettysburg * Maryland & West Virginia map * Robert E. Lee retreating southward The front page is dominated by a quite large & detailed Civil War map headed: "THE POSITION ON THE POTOMAC." Nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "Advance of Our Right Wing to Hagerstown" "Gen. Meade Concentrating His Lines" "Longstreet Defeated Near Sharpsburg" and more. The bkpg. has much on: "The Fall of Vicksburg" with other war news inside. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:30

$58.00
178469

BATTLE OF SECESSIONVILLE James Island Charleston SC Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 28, 1862 * Battle of Secessionville, Charleston * First Battle of James Island w/ map The front page is dominated by a nice Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE OF JAMES ISLAND". Among the ftpg. column heads: "The Pickett Advance Fight" "Sharp Fighting on Both Sides" "Expedition Against Charleston" "The Battle of James Island" "A Long & Bloody Conflict" "Our Brave Soldiers Repulsed" & much more. Eight pages, damp stain at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:28

$45.00
178468

BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG VA Camden NC North Carolina 1862 Civil War Newspaper MAPS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652434066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 6, 1862 * Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia * Camden NC North Carolina The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia". There are also first column heads on the Civil War including: "From General McClellan's Army" "THE REBELS OVERTAKEN" "The Rebels Driven Through Williamsburg" "Savage Hand-to-Hand Fighting" "Shocking Barbarity of the Enemy" and more. Plus, the back page has two more Civil War maps headed: "The Battle of Camden, North Carolina" and "Fort Macon and Vicinity". Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:27

$54.00
178467

State of ISRAEL Joins UNITED NATIONS UN Jews Jewish Jerusalem 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652432790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 12, 1949 * Israel joins the United Nations (1st report) * Jewish - Jews - Judaica The front page has an article headed: "UN ADMITS ISRAEL WITH 37-12 VOTE" with subhead. (see) Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:26

$74.00
178466

WINSTON CHURCHILL'S Some chicken! Some neck! Ottawa SPEECH 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 31, 1941 * Winston Churchill speech * "Some chicken! Some neck!" * Ottawa, Canada - World War II The front page has a two column heading: "Churchill Sees Two Tasks Before Final Blow at Enemy" (see) Complete text of Churchill's speech with related photo are on page 6. First report coverage on Winston Churchill's "Some chicken! Some neck!" speech in Ottawa, Canada. Much on World War II shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:25

$44.00
178465

CHARLES M. SCHWAB Bethlehem Steel Corporation Magnate DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EDITORIAL SECTION only of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sept. 19, 1939 * Charles M. Schwab death (1st report) * American steel magnate * Bethlehem Steel fame The front page of this section has a one column heading: "CHAS. M. SCHWAB DIES; FOUNDER OF BETHLEHEM STEEL" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete editorial section only with 8 pages, some small archival mends along the last column of the front page, otherwise in nice condition. Some small binding holes along the blank spine.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:25

$38.00
178464

PRESTON TUCKER Not Guilty of Fraud 1948 Torpedo Sedan AUTOMOBILE 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925947900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, January 23, 1950 * Preston Tucker not guilty (1st report) * Automobile designer & entrepreneur * 1948 Tucker Sedan "Tucker Torpedo" fame The front page has a one column heading: "Tucker Will Try to Re-organize Firm" with subhead: "Accused Cleared Of Fraud Charges" (see) Four pages, a few larger size binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: In 1949, Preston Tucker surrendered his corporate records to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. United States Attorney Otto Kerner, Jr. began a grand jury investigation in February 1949. On March 3, 1949, a federal judge handed control of the Tucker Corporation over to Aaron J. Colnon an dJohn H. Schatz.... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:24

$38.00
178463

HMS COURAGEOUS (50) Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Torpedo SINKING 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652430315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 18, 1939 * HMS Courageous (50) sinking * Royal Navy aircraft carrier * German submarine U-29 torpedo The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAZI SUBMARINE SINKS BRITISH PLANE CARRIER" with subhead and photo. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the torpedo attack on the HMS Courageous in the opening weeks of World War II with the lost of more than 500 of her crew. Complete with 30 pages, small archival mend along the right margin, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:24

$52.00
178462

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652428713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The front page has a five column heading: "Gandhi Wins; Peace Come to India" with subheads that include: "'HOLY MAN' AND GREAT BRITAIN AGREE ON TERMS" and more. (see) A few related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition on great condition. A few small binding holes along the blank spine.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:23

$62.00
178461

India MAHATMA GANDHI Arrested for Sedition & Nazi Saboteurs 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652427806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 10, 1942 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - India riots * The Mahatma & Jawaharlal Nehru arrests The top of front page has photos of Gandhi and Nehru with heading: "Violence in India" with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:23

$48.00
178460

GUGLIELMO MARCONI Ultra Short Radio Waves Long Distance Discovery 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652426896

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 February 24, 2020 07:22

$48.00
178459

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925941280

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 February 24, 2020 07:21

$78.00
178458

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925939704

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 February 24, 2020 07:21

$45.00
178457

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925939274

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 February 24, 2020 07:21

$98.00
178436

Creating the JEWISH STATEHOOD in Palestine - ISRAEL Jews Judaica 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650870651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1948 * Creating the Jewish state of Israel * Jews - Judaica - Palestine The top of page 19 contains an early report concerning the soon-to-be-announced statehood for Israel, headed: "Jews to Proclaim State Despite U.S." with subhead: "U.N. Assembly Held Limited to Recognizing Accomplished Facts--Questions Asked" and begins: "Despite continued efforts by the United States to persuade it not to do so, the Jewish Agency for Palestine intends to proclaim a Jewish state in Palestine as soon as the British mandate is terminated..." and that would happen just 3 days later on the 14th when the proclaimed the Israeli Declaration of Independence. This was actually the day before the British mandate wou... See More  

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:45

$72.00
178435

ROXBURY NEIGHBORHOOD Annexation to City of Boston 1867 Reconstruction Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650870360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1867 * Neighborhood of Roxbury * Annexation to city of Boston Page 7 has a brief report headed: "Annexation Of Roxbury To Boston" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:44

$33.00
178434

LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Baseball Player Irvington New Jersey Jews 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650870166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 31, 1867 * Lipman Pike plays for Irvington * 1st Jewish professional baseball player * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has reporting on two baseball games with box scores, one showing "Pike" playing for the Irvington team from New Jersey. (see) He is considered the very 1st Jewish professional baseball player. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:44

$33.00
178433

JEFFERSON DAVIS President of the Confederacy Released on Bail 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650869996

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1867 * Jefferson Davis approved for bail * President of the Confederate States * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 3 has a lengthy report headed: "JEFFERSON DAVIS" "The State Prisoner Before the Circuit Court at Richmond" "The Court Fixes His Bail at $100,000" and more. (see) Text takes up about 3 1/2 columns. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:44

$33.00
178432

Ghosts Phenomena Apparitions HAUNTED HOUSE in Zanesville Ohio ? 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372924771951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 2, 1867 * Haunted house in Zanesville, Ohio ? * Ghosts - spectres - apparitions * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has a report headed: "A New Sensation" "Haunted House at Zanesville--Strange Noises in a Parsonage" Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:42

$33.00
178431

FAMINE Sufferings Despair in State SOUTH CAROLINA Post Civil War 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650869043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 4, 1867 * Famine & despair in South Carolina * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has a report headed: "Suffering In South Carolina" "Famine Among The People" and more with several letters for various regions of the State. Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:42

$33.00
178430

RACE RIOT Blacks & Police at Richmond VA Virginia Post Civil War 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650868820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 10, 1867 * Race riot in Richmond, Virginia * African Americans & police clash * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 3 has a report headed: "RICHMOND" "Collision Between [Blacks] and Police" "Intense Excitement Among the Colored People" and more. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:41

$33.00
178429

EARLY BOXING Bare-Knuckle Fighting for 176 Rounds in New Orleans 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372924771380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 5 1867 * Early boxing with several rounds (176) * Jim Turner vs. Andy Duffy * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has a report headed: "THE PRIZE RING" "Desperate Fight In New Orleans" "Rounds 176--Time 2:57" and more. (see) A very early boxing match that lasted 176 rounds. This was in the bare-knuckle era. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:41

$33.00
178428

THE GREAT DEPRESSION Severe Economic Gloom w/ Print 1933 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650867524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, December 10, 1933 * The Great Depression * Several case examples The front page of this section has a banner headline: "REMEMBER THESE: THE NEEDIEST OF ALL!" related illustration. Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page and continues on page 2 with another illustration. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:41

$40.00
178414

1st ELECTRIC TOY TRAIN Carlisle & Finch & Winton Automobile ADS 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649318805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 22, 1898 * 1st electric toy train: ad for Carlisle and Finch * 1st automobile advertisement - horseless carriage For the model railroad hobbyist & car enthusiast this issue has two significant advertisements. First, an illustrated ad for the very first electric toy train: "Carlisle & Finch Co." of Cincinnati, Ohio. The ad is for their toy "Electric Railways, $3.50 to $7." Carlisle & Finch was the creator of the very first electric toy train. They first appeared in 1897 making this a very early advertisement. The ad measures a bit less than 1 by 2 1/2 inches. Secondly, the first automobile advertisement ever published in America is on the back page (not the first appearance, which... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:33

$65.00
178413

Very Rare MARION Grant County INDIANA Midwest 1871 Newspaper w/ Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649317560

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MISSISSINEWA MONITOR, Marion, Indiana, June 28, 1871 * Rare Midwestern title * Grant County A very rare title as Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) notes that only one institution had any issues and all were recently purchased by us. Eight pages, wear at some folds includes some perforation & a small hold at a fold juncture, minor margin wear.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:32

$58.00
178412

Historic GEORGE WASHINGTON 1st President & General DEATH 1799 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649317152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FARMERS' MUSEUM OR LAY PREACHER'S GAZETTE, Walpole, New Hampshire, Dec. 30, 1799 * George Washington death (1st report) * Historic & Highly sought item Reports on the death of Washington remain among the more desired, and scarce, newspapers of the post-Revolutionary War era. Rarely have we been able to offer a first report: this is one. Page 3 has a report taking over half a column with a black border at the top which begins: "On Wednesday last, we received the melancholy intelligence of the sudden death of our much beloved, and universally lamented fellow citizen, General George Washington. The circumstances of a similar report being current during the last year which proved unfounded, kept the spark, of hope that t... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:32

$1,150.00
178411

King CHARLES II OF ENGLAND London Gazette DEATH Close 1684 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372923663768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 5, 1684 (note that by today's calendar the year would be 1685) * Charles II of England death close The top of the front page, set in larger-than-normal italic type, is a very timely and significant report on the ill health of the King. Indeed, he would die the day after the publication of this issue, February 6, which would be reported in the next issue of the London Gazette. The full text of the report is shown in the photo below, portions including: "The Lords of His Majesty's most Honorable Privy Council have thought fit...to make known that his Majesty, upon Monday morning last, was seized with a violent Fit that gave great cause to fear the issue of it...and that He will in a f... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:31

$225.00
178410

Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Jefferson Davis Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649316190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, Nov. 9, 1864 * Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy Newspapers from Texas are very uncommon, particularly from before or during the Civil War period. Here is an issue from the midst of the war, one of the earliest war-dated issues we have offered in recent years. The front page has over 2 columns taken up with a terrific speech given by Jefferson Davis headed: "The President's Speech at Augusta" and addressed to the: "Ladies and gentlemen, friends and fellow-citizens of Georgia:...". The speech was intended to boost the sagging spirits of the Georgians, as Atlanta had fallen in early September & Savannah would fall before Christmas. Following Davis's speech there is: "Genera... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:31

$660.00
178409

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President Elect TRIP To Washington D.C. Planned 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649315658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 28, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's journey to Washington D.C. * President elect - pre inauguration Page 5 has: "The Lincoln Regime" "The New Administration Still in Favor of Coercion" and "The Day Fixed for the Departure of the President Elect for Washington". Also a subhead: "Mr. Lincoln's Departure For Washington" which begins: "It is now positively settled that Mr. Lincoln will depart for Washington on the 11th of February...". All this takes over a full column concerning the new administration. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:30

$64.00
178408

ROYAL VISIT King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Visits BIG APPLE 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372923662839

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 10, 1939. * King and Queen of England (George VI) * New York City - visits the big apple The front page has a banner headline: "KING AND QUEEN COME TO TOWN TO CHEERS OF CITY'S MILLIONS" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. More on the following pages including two full page pictorials which is also nice for display. Complete with 39 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:30

$48.00
178407

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649314999

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CALL BULLETIN, San Francisco, August 14, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders The front page has one of the more dramatic announcements of the end of World War II with a very large, bold banner headline dropped out of a black box: "WAR OVER ! " with a lead-in printed in red ink: "Truman Announces: ". The subhead: "M'Arthur Named to Accept Surrender" with various other reports concerning the surrender of Japan to U.S. forces. A terrific issue for display. Presumed complete in 20 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:30

$97.00
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