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182892

JFK John F. Kennedy Democratic Presidential NOMINATION Win 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109782692

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, July 15, 1960 * John F. Kennedy JFK * Democratic nomination The top of front page has one column headings that include: "If Kennedy Wins" "He'd Make Greater Use Of Presidential Power, Follow a New Deal Line" and more with small illustrated portrait of him. (see) Complete with all 18 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:47

$44.00
182830

Year Prior UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION Pre Convention 1786 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107412212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 16, 1786 * United States Constitution not yet created An issue from the brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and before the creation of the Constitution & the new federal government. Page 2 has an item from Virginia: "An ACT to Amend the Act entitled, 'An Act for Vesting in George Washington, Esquire, a Certain interest in the Companies Established for Opening and Extending the Navigation of James and Potowmack Rivers", taking most of a column. Nearly half of page 3 is taken up with: "Extracts from the Journal of the United States in Congress, Assembled". The front page has an illustrated ad for a "Hat Manufactory" which shows the iconic t... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:37

$56.00
182816

Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts 1795 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865534816

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 3, 1795 * 18th century American title Page 2 includes: "Naval Action in the Mediterranean" between the English & the French; also: "Republic of France - National Convention" "Annihilation of the Emigrants Lately landed in France" & other items. Page 3 includes 7 illustrated ship ads, with 6 on the back page. Four pages, a few ink stains, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:30

$39.00
182785

GEORGE WASHINGTON President's House Steward Advertisement 1789 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107088884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY ADVERTISER, New York, May 22, 1789 * President George Washington * Steward for his house advertisement * Thomas Burling, furniture & cabinet maker * Slavery - slaves - Negroes advertisements Being from the nation's capital at the time, and from the very beginning of the new federal government (Washington was inaugurated April 30) it is not surprising this newspaper would have an ad on page 3 headed: "The President's Household" reading: "Whereas all servants and others, employed to procure provisions or supplies for the Household of the PRESIDENT of the United States, will be furnished with monies for those purposes. Notice is therefore given that no accounts for the payment of which the public might be cons... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:43

$68.00
182685

RareSLAVES FOR SALE & Illustrtated Ships Ads 1798 Baltimore Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392859744452

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Dec. 5, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (3) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 16 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. The back page has 2 slaves for sale advertisements. News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little foxing, nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2020 14:44

$42.00
182619

Rare RUNAWAY SLAVES & Illustrtated Ships Ads 1798 Baltimore Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100854499

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 13, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (5) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 14 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. Three more slave ads are on page 3. And one more on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little foxing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:05

$42.00
182613

ASBURY PARK & Ocean Grove NJ New Jersey Summer Vacation Resorts 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100846236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PRESS, Asbury Park & Ocean Grove, New Jersey, July 27, 1888 * From this tourist mecca of the 19th century * Famous hotels in illustrated ads An interesting newspaper from these once-famous vacation meccas on the Jersey coast, containing various news of the day with an emphasis on tourism-related items. Page 2 has: "History of Asbury Park" taking over a column. Page 3 features very nice illustrated advertisements for the famous hotels of the day: the Coleman House, The Arlington and the Sheldon. Also a nice: "Map of Asbury Park, New Jersey". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:01

$28.00
182609

(4) Rare 18th Century BRISTOL London England UNICORN Masthead 1798 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100843862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FELIX FARLEY'S BRISTOL JOURNAL, England A lot of four issues dated Feb. 3, 10, 17, & 24, 1798 * Rare 18th century title * Unicorn masthead engraving Each has a nice engraving in the masthead, has never-trimmed margins, various foxing throughout but not affecting any readability. News of the day with many ads as well, several of which are illustrated. The back page of each has a red-inked tax stamp. Generally good condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:59

$43.00
182606

Great EARY BASEBALL Player at Bat COLOR Cover Print 1914 Leslie's Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858452536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE"S ILLUSTRATED, New York, April 2, 1914 See the photo for the terrific, color cover on this issue, featuring a baseball player at bat. A terrific item for display. Such color covers rarely survived, hence quite scarce. Very nice condition, although with a rather discrete inked stamp near the top just under the wing of the eagle--almost unnoticeable. Complete with all 20 pages.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:58

$75.00
182603

Very Rare KINGMAN Mohave County AZ Arizona Territory 1889 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100835881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MOHAVE COUNTY MINER, Kingman, Arizona, Dec. 7, 1889 * Very rare title from the Arizona Territory A very rare and early newspaper from the Arizona Territory, 23 years before it would become a state. Various news of the day with a great deal of fascinating, brief tidbits which provide a glimpse of life in the Old West during the 1880's A wealth of ads as well, some of which are illustrated. The back pg. includes the cattle brands of 8 owners. Complete in 4 pages, light, even browning, some chipping loss at the spine and bottom margin, should be handled with care.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:55

$137.00
182312

Illustrtated SHIPS & Runaway Slave Ads Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850286186

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 4, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway slave advertisement The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 18 illustrated ship ads. One runaway slave ad is on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:37

$42.00
182304

Runaway Slave Ads & Illustrtated SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392850283238

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 6, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Three Slave ads The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 7 illustrated ship ads and 2 runaway slave ads. Two more slave ads are on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little foxing, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:31

$42.00
182257

Year Prior UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION Pre Convention 1786 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392848225158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 18, 1786 * United States Constitution not yet created An issue from the brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and before the creation of the Constitution & the new federal government. Various news reports of the day. The back page has an illustrated ad for a "Hat Manufactory" which shows the iconic tricorne (three corner) hat of the colonial period. Four pages, light dirtiness to the top half of the front page, a very small rubbing hole to the front leaf, good condition.

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Ends July 22, 2020 15:17

$36.00
182996

SMITH & WESSON Firearms Guns Revolvers Springfield Factory Prints 1893 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373115054962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, June 18, 1893 * Smith & Wesson gun factory * Revolver industry w/ prints Page 5 has a great, detailed, and illustrated article on the Smith and Wesson company. Column heads: "Springfield News & Comment" "The Smith & Wesson Revolver" "The Invention and Manufacture" with considerable detail, plus there is an illustration of: "Daniel B. Wesson" and prints of "The First Revolver Made by Smith & Wesson Here" and: "The 38 Caliber, Safety Revolver of To-Day". Eight pages, a few minor archival mends at margins, toned but in very nice condition. Somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends July 21, 2020 08:34

$49.99
182957

CHICAGO WHITE STOCKINGS Sox Team w/ Cap Anson PRINT Illustration 1885 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392871573201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 6, 1885 * Chicago White Stockings w/ Cap Anson The front page shows the parade of 60,000 Sunday school children in Prospect Park. Page 3 has a very nice half page print captioned: "Illinois--The Chicago Baseball Club" showing the entire team in uniform, with a nice article on them on another page (see). Another print shows children dancing around the May Pole, plus a halfpg. montage of 7 prints of "Decoration Day at Antietam--Scenes on the Battlefield." Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2020 08:46

$144.99
182104

Rare SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084269691

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 6, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (3) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 10 illustrated ship ads and 2 runaway slave ads. Another slave ads is on page 3. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:26

$42.00
182076

JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination & Chester A. Arthur Oath PRINTS 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839409059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 8, 1881 * James A. Garfield assassination * Chester A. Arthur takes oath * Prints - illustrations Full front page: "The Death of President Garfield--Judge Brady Administering The Presidential Oath To Vice-President Arthur." Inside page has 3 illustrations about Garfield's death: "Embalming The Body Of The Deceased" & one of the funeral train near Princeton, N.J., & a report: "Death Of President Garfield", and a full page of: "Post Mortem Examination of the Remains by the Attending Surgeons...". The dramatic doublepage centerfold is of Garfield's body at the Capitol rotunda, being viewed by Arthur & others. It has no binding holes. Front page is black-bordered & has "The Nation... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:05

$71.00
182047

Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts 1793 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084193253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 10, 1793 * 18th century American title Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. Contains news of the day and various advertisements. Pages 3 & 4 include 7 illustrated ship ads. Complete as a 4 page issue, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:44

$39.00
182854

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1794 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392866300278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, March 20, 1794 * Nice 18th century American publication A handsome issue for display given the decorative masthead and the wide, untrimmed margins. Various news reports of the day with a number of illustrated advertisements on the back page. Four pages, minor spine wear, a little light damp staining, generally very nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:25

$29.99
181784

1793 Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373070919267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 11, 1793 * 18th century American title Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. Contains news of the day and various advertisements. Pages 3 & 4 include 15 illustrated ship ads. Complete as a 4 page issue, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:24

$39.00
181538

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1794 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808740712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, May 29, 1794 * Nice 18th century American publication A handsome issue for display given the decorative masthead and the wide, untrimmed margins. Various news reports of the day with a number of illustrated advertisements on the back page. ]Four pages, in very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:03

$39.00
181500

LEWIS CASS for President Political AD & Louisiana SLAVES 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807470990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT & STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Sept. 21, 1848 * Lewis Cass Political Ad * Arrival of slaves in Louisiana The United States Presidential election of 1848 was the first election in which all states held their election on the same day. This also marked the 1st Tuesday of November as the fixed date for the national election. This issue in particular has, at the top of the first column on page 2, an illustrated ad supporting "Lewis Cass for President and William O. Butler for Vice President" (see photo). Various news of the day & a wealth of additional ads are found throughout. Complete in 4 pages, small stain within the masthead, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:43

$28.00
181310

SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392799337469

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 30, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (4) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 10 illustrated ship ads and 2 runaway slave ads. One more on page 3 and another on page 4. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends June 14, 2020 10:00

$42.00
181243

Year Prior UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION Pre Convention 1786 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392797831320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 20, 1786 * United States Constitution not yet created An issue from the brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and before the creation of the Constitution & the new federal government. Various news reports of the day. The back page has an illustrated ad for a "Hat Manufactory" which shows the iconic tricorne (three corner) hat of the colonial period. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2020 07:17

$40.00
181133

Nice 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Masthead 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392791936606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Aug. 13, 1795 * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America If you are looking for a handsome American newspaper of the 1700's which is displayable & priced reasonably, this is one of the best. This title features one of the more decorative mastheads of the era. Complete in 4 pages, never-trimmed margins, several illustrated advertisements, a bit of foxing, period stray writing above the masthead, generally nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2020 13:24

$42.00
181013

SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373041921588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 12, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (4) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 9 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. Three more slave ads are on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends June 04, 2020 15:21

$42.00
180954

WINSLOW HOME Skating At Boston Harper's Weekly PRINT 1859 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373038912970

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 12, 1859 An incomplete issue as it is lacking half of the pages, but present is the desired full page print by Winslow Homer: "Skating At Boston" which is in nice condition (see photos).

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Ends June 01, 2020 11:59

$43.00
180771

JOHN HANCOCK Massachusetts Governor Acts of Legislature SIGNED 1790 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775125493

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE EXTRAORDINARY, Boston, April 20, 1790 * John Hancock acts signed * Massachusetts governor An uncommon single sheet "Extra" printing outside the regular cycle of this newspaper. Half of the front page is taken up with 3 Acts of the Mass. Legislature, each signed in type by the governor: John Hancock. Half of the bkpg. is taken up with ads including five large illustrated house for sale ads. Four pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2020 10:56

$62.00
180643

French Frigate EMBUSCADE vs. The BOSTON Naval Battle & Slave Ad 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392770668527

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL & PATRIOTIC REGISTER, Aug. 7, 1793 * Action of 31 July 1793 * Frigates HMS Boston vs. Embuscade * French Revolutionary Wars The ftpg. is filled with ads, several of which are illustrated including one for a runaway "...Negro man named Cull..." with descriptive details. Page 3 has most of a column taken up with a detailed article on the naval battle between the Ambuscade and the Boston frigates. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:16

$43.00
180438

Rare PHRENOLOGY Science BRAIN Skull Functions - Civil War Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392762530719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN PHRENOLOGICAL JOURNAL, & LIFE ILLUSTRATED, New York, February, 1865 * Uncommon title Phrenology is a theory stating that the personality traits of a person can be derived from the shape of the skull. Although holding no validity today, it was a popular science in the mid-19th century and this periodical focused on it. The ftpg. has prints of: "Great Surgeons of the World" with a phrenological analysis of them. Several more inside as well as noted in the photos. The issue is complete in 32 pages, 9 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends May 14, 2020 14:13

$43.00
180292

18th Century PHILADELPHIA PA Pennsylvania 1792 Newspaper w/ French Revolution


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015240810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Nov. 6, 1792 he front page features 21 illustrated ship ads and "A Proclamation" by the governor of Penna. headed with an engraving of the Pa. coat-of-arms. Page 2 has a lengthy report: "On the Probable Success of the French Revolution" which begins: "Aristocracy in France has no where appeared in a worse form than with the clergy, nor has it any where occasioned worse effects..." with much more. Page 3 reports on the beginning of a new session of Congress. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:21

$45.00
179887

RARE Illustrated CONFEDERATE Civil War w/ General J. E. B. Stuart 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372995382281

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 27, 1862 * General J. E. B. Stuart * Very rare Confederate title A rare scarce title, meant to be the Confederate answer to "Harper's Weekly" although it fell miserably short. Comparatively few illustrations, highlighted by a page 4 note: "Wanted Immediately - Two competent wood engravers. The highest price ever paid in this country will be given to good artists." This is just the vol. 1 number 3 issue with a ftpg. illustration of; "Gen. J.E.B. Stuart" with half of the page taken up with a biography of him. Much of the content is literary although page 4 has a lengthy editorial with much reflection on the current status of the war. It begins: "Intelligence fro... See More  

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Ends April 20, 2020 13:50

$420.00
179732

Rare LOUISVILLE KY Kentucky Illus. Blacks SLAVES Advertisements 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729269295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOUISVILLE WEEKLY JOURNAL, Kentucky, July 20, 1842 * Rare antebellum title from Kentucky * Illustrated slave advertisements An early Kentucky newspaper from 19 years before the outbreak of the Civil War. A wide range of news tidbits fill most of this large-size newspaper, but with a variety of ads as well. Included are two illustrated runaway slave ads. Four pages, large size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:31

$43.00
179497

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR GOLD & KING KONG Movie Ad 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392717392354

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1933 * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression - Franklin D. Roosevelt * Early King Kong movie advertisement The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT EXTENDS THE NATIONAL BANKING HOLIDAY; CONGRESS EMPOWERS HIM TO REOPEN SOUND INSTITUTIONS" with many subheads. Much more on page 2 & 3 with complete text of Roosevelt's messages. Loads of text here, too much to photograph all. This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. One of the more historic issues from the Depression-era. Also of significance is a (Week Two) illustrated advertisement for the movie "King Kong" in it... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:26

$62.00
179381

President JOHN ADAMS Act of Congress Script Signature 1799 Old USA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392712637046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 7, 1798 * President John Adams : script signature on front page Most of the third column on the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress, signed in script type by the President: John Adams (see) concerning the prevention of trade with foreign countries. Other news of the day and ads throughout including six back page illustrated ship ads. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2020 15:51

$59.00
179380

Rare Manhattan JEWISH SYNAGOGUE Judaica Jews Orthodox PRINT 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372973781121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, May 7, 1853 * Rare Jewish synagogue illustration * Congregation Chasam Sopher * Judaica - Jews Various illustrations within including a small one of the: "Exterior View of the Jewish Synagogue, Clinton St." and a related article: "Synagogue of the Jews". This "Rodolph Sholom" synagogue was located on Clinton between Houston and Stanton Streets in lower Manhattan but is now the congregation Chasam Sopher. Google.com notes: "This is the oldest building in Manhattan built as a synagogue and still used for worship. It was built by a German-Jewish congregation known as Rodeph Sholom." Also a nice view of: "Prattsville, New York, As It Is". Sixteen pages, very nice condition. Formatted very... See More  

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Ends April 03, 2020 15:51

$63.00
179263

NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Prints 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967716438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Feb. 8, 1890 * Nellie Bly - American journalist * Around the World - welcome home prints Although there are many prints within this issue, arguably the most interesting is the half page print captioned: "Around The World In Seventy-Two Days and Six Hours--Reception of Nellie Bly at Jersey City on the Completion of Her Journey" which has two prints of her, one in an inset showing her being presented a golden globe. There is another inside showing the train arriving in Philadelphia. Another page has a related article headed: "A Wonderful Achievement". Other prints in this issue include: "The Shut-Down in the Anthracite Coal Region of Penna.--A Colliery Accident..." "Views in the ci... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:05

$168.00
179262

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination PRINTS Illustrations 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967716345

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED POLICE NEWS, Boston, July 16, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination * Prints - illustrations A banner across the masthead announces: "THE PRESIDENT ASSASSINATED" with 3 ftpg. prints on Garfield's assassination. Pg. 2 column heads: "ASSASSINATION" "President Garfield The Victim" "Two Bullets Lodged in His Body by a Disappointed Office-Seeker" and more. Also most of a pg. taken up with a dramatic print showing the assassination, and the full bkpg. has 5 more prints including one of: "Guiteau the Assassin". Sixteen pages, some foxing and light staining with a bit of spine wear.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:05

$79.00
179261

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW Irish Playwright - Novelist - Writer DEATH 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967716225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 11, 1950 * George Bernard Shaw death * Essayist, novelist, writer The entire inside front page is taken up with a photo of George Bernard Shaw, with the caption beginning: "The Age's Premier Playwright, Wit and Revolutionary: Mr. George Bernard Shaw, the Doyen of English Letters, Who Died as Dawn Broke on November the Second, in this 95th Year.". Pages 2 & 3 have many photos from his life. Great to have this report in a British newspaper. The double pg. centerfold is a color print of Venice. Complete issue, with the original outer wrappers, great condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:04

$43.00
179256

Nice 18th Century MASSACHUSETTS SPY Publisher Isaiah Thomas 1799 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372967714104

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY, OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Sept. 18, 1799 * 18th century American title Most of pages 1 and 2 are taken up with reports from Europe, while page 3 has some reports from Winchester, Virginia; New York, and Boston. Many ads, including three illustrated house ads. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2020 09:02

$41.00
179107

Joseph Warren REVERE COPPER COMPANY Bell Foundry Advertisement 1822 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372961174377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, March 14, 1822 The bottom of the front page includes a nice illustrated ad for the "Joseph W. Revere..." bell foundry. Joseph was one of the 16 children of Paul Revere who continued the business from his father. Nice to have this Revere item on the front page of a Boston newspaper. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:35

$18.00
179098

STANDING ROCK INDIAN RESERVATION North & South Dakota SIOUX Print 1887 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372961169338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 22, 1887 The full front page shows: "A Curious Indian Ceremony at Standing Rock Agency--the Sioux Chief 'Fire Cloud' Dedicating the Sacred Standing Rock to Peace & Plenty." The centerfold shows: "The Question of National Defenses--Condition of the United States Navy" with 2 scenes. Also: "The Strike of the Coal-Handlers at the Weehawken Docks" and other prints. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:24

$46.00
179005

Rare PRESCOTT AZ Yavapai County Arizona Territory OLD WEST 1887 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392692351222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRESCOTT MORNING COURIER, Arizona (Territory), July 13, 1887 * Very rare title * Wild Old West From 25 years before Arizona would become a state. The front page includes: "The News" "Idaho's Disastrous Dam Break" "Some Apache Talk" "A 20 Mile Prairie Fire" and more. The back page has 17 illustrated cattle brand ads. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, new agent's stamp in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:35

$93.00
178776

Very Rare KIT CARSON Frontiersman & Indian Fighter Portrait PRINT 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392679914943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, April 20, 1867 * Kit Carson - frontiersman In 33 years of selling rare newspapers I recall only seeing one image of Kit Carson in a newspaper, and this is it. See the photos for the nice front page image captioned: "Kit Carson, the Celebrated Explored & Indian Agent...". On an inside page is an article on him headed: "Christopher Carson, the Indian Agent". Note: this issue is missing half of the inside pages, so only 8 of 16 pages are present. But fortunately both pages relating to Kit Carson are present. Some dirtiness to the ftpg., some edge wear. A nice display issue.

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Ends March 10, 2020 15:36

$65.00
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
178404

Early Rare BASEBALL League Championship Scene PRINT 1885 Illustrated Newspaperr


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372923661057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 10, 1885 * Early baseball print The full ftpg. has 2 prints on: "Canada - The Anti-Vaccination Riots at Montreal...". The prime print inside would be the very nice halfpg. captioned: "Illinois - The Struggle for the Baseball Championship - The Third & Deciding Game Between the Chicago and New York Clubs..." which shows an action scene on the ball field. Also within: "Georgia - Robert Toombs" and a nice doublepg. centerfold being a montage of 4 prints on: "Pennsylvania - Improving the Navigation of the Ohio River - Completion of the Great Work...at Davis Island Dam, Pittsburgh". Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:27

$183.00
178358

Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun Pre Civil War 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921417866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, August 5, 1848 * Rare antebellum title Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, three years before the Civil War. The ftpg. has 3 Acts of Congress, one of which is signed by the President: James Polk. Over two ftpg. columns are taken up with "The Votes of Millard Fillmore on Slavery...". Other ftpg. items include: "Mr. Fillmore an Anti-Mason" "Mr. Cass on Temperance" & inside has: "Taylor Blarney" "Gen. Taylor and the Wilmot Proviso" "Cass On Slavery Question" "The Veto" and much more. Pg. 2 includes an ad supporting "Gen. Lewis Cass" for President of the U.S. (see)... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:35

$110.00
178337

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Slaves 1842 Pre Civil War Old Newspaper w/ Cedar of Lebanon


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392646327285

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EMANCIPATOR AND FREE AMERICAN, Boston, Oct. 20, 1842 * Anti-slavery newspaper from Boston * Much on politics and related slavery issues * Engraving of The Cedar of Lebanon A newspaper focused on freedom for slaves. Page 2 has an illustrated notice for: "James G. Birney for President..."for the Liberty ticket. Articles include: "J.G. Whittier's Letter of Acceptance" as a Liberty candidate for Congress, signed by him in type: John G. Whittier. John Greenleaf Whitter was a staunch abolitionist. Also: "To the Friends of Freedom!!" "Dr. Humphrey's Sermon on Dueling" and much more. Four pages, some foxing, generally good condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 07:41

$42.00
178232

1860 JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom Sayers World Heavyweight BOXING Championship PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331082

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 12, 1860 * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * Famous & 1st World championship boxing The front page has a dramatic print showing: "Round 37" of the Heenan and Sayer fight, erupting into a riot. Above it is a print of "The Champion's Belt of England...". Within is a double page centerfold which includes 8 prints of the Heenan and Sayers fight, while another 4 page print is mostly damaged due to the typical trimming of the issue. Sixteen pages, minor wear with small archival mends at the margins.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:17

$89.00
178159

Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun Pre Civil War 1841 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372912770278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: STAR OF FLORIDA, Tallahassee, Middle Florida, Oct. 20, 1841 * Rare antebellum title We have had a few titles from Florida before the Civil War, but this is more rare than the others. Various news & ads of the day. The back page has an illustrated runaway slave ad. Four pages, rejoined at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2020 15:09

$108.00
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