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163271

1894 New York City Newspaper w/ BUFFALO BILL'S Wild West Show Advertisement NYC


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392026816207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1894 * Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show advertisement Page 9 has a nice, illustrated advertisement for "Buffalo Bill's Wild West" show with a small likeness of Buffalo Bill (see). Just above it is an ad for "Sousa's Band", being the famed John Philip Sousa. Complete in 10 pages, lightly browned, some small margin tears, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:21

$33.00
163244

Rare PHOENIX AZ ARIZONA Territory w/ Old West Style Train Robbery 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372283576543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA GAZETTE, Phoenix, Nov. 23, 1900 * Rare old West title * Maricopa County * Train robbery Actually a Territorial issue as Arizona did not become a state until 1912. The top of a ftpg. column has classic "Old West" headlines: "A TRAIN HELD UP" "The Cannon Ball Train Assaulted By Robbers" "Express Box Seized" "Company's Big Safe Resisted the Attempts of the Highwaymen Successfully" with details on the attempted train heist by "...half a dozen masked men...". Eight pages, small binding holes at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2018 15:33

$38.00
163216

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry WV Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372282728460

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 27, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry, West Virginia The top of the front page has column heads on John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry: "The Excitement In Virginia" "Offers of Military Aid from the Adjoining States" "The Panic In Charlestown" "Confession of Cook" and more. This coverage carries over to take most of page 2 as well and includes two brief notes signed in type: John Brown, and lengthier letters signed by: John E. Cooke. Eight pages, disbinding slits at the blank spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends May 19, 2018 15:34

$34.00
163131

Rare CONFEDERATE COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Jeff. Davis 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022059195

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY SOUTH CAROLINIAN, Columbia, May 3, 1864 * Very rare Civil War title A very scarce title from the Confederacy. Page 2 has an editorial headed: “Extortioners As Soldiers” and also: “War News” which has a variety of reports & subheads including: “Fight In East Tennessee” “Good Reports From Mississippi” “Important Proclamation” which begins: “Lieut. Gen. Polk has issued an important proclamation to all the soldiers in his department absent from their commands without leave. He offers pardon to all who will report for duty within ten days…” (see); “Cavalry Fight at Ringgold Gap”. Also: “From... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2018 15:28

$275.00
163082

Very Rare PIOCHE NV Lincoln County Nevada OLD WEST Gunfights Fame 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372279849573

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY JOURNAL, Pioche, Nevada, Sept. 26, 1875 * Wild Old West original * Known for gunfights * Silver mining town The first settlement of the area was in 1864 with the opening of a silver mine, but it was abandoned when Indians launched a series of raids and massacres. It was resettled in 1868 and François Pioche bought the town in 1869. By the early 1870s, it had grown to become one of the most important silver-mining towns in Nevada. Because of the remoteness which allowed Indian raids to occur, the town had a reputation for being one of the roughest towns in the Old West. Local lore says 72 men were killed in gunfights before the first natural death occurred in the camp. This le... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:10

$76.00
163079

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County WV Coal Miners - Sid Hatfield 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372279844786

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1920 * Battle of Matewan WV * Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency * Sid Hatfield fame The top of page 2 has one column headings: "TWO MORE SHOT IN WEST VIRGINIA" "Three Mine Guards Assailed by Miners in Ambush--One Badly Wounded" "Tension High At Matewan" and more. (see) Coverage on the battle of Matewan, West Virginia. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:04

$42.00
162941

YELLOWSTONE EXPEDITION Frontier Missouri River Western Expansion 1819 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392017878498

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SPECTATOR, July 27, 1819 Page 3 has: "Yellow Stone Expedition" which is a letter from Col. James Johnson from "mouth of Missouri, 15th June, 1819" which is a significant & early expedition. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 11, 2018 14:50

$39.00
162937

War of 1812 ARMY DESERTERS James Madison Pardon Proclamation 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372275690138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Oct. 15, 1812 * War of 1812 deserters * James Madison pardon Inside has: "A Proclamation" by the President offering: "...A full pardon...to each & all such individual as shall, within four months...surrender themselves to the commanding officer of any military post..." signed in type: James Madison. The back page has a letter beginning: "We have just received intelligence here that gen. Harrison has left the North Western Army & proceeded with the mounted men to his own territory..." with more. Also: "General Orders" dated at "Head Quarters, Fort Wayne", with more war-related items. Eight pages, 11 by 14 inches, never bound nor trimmed, good c... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2018 14:47

$33.00
162746

BOBBY JONES Wins U.S. Amateur GOLF Title Brae Burn Country Club 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392013324552

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, September 23, 1928 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Brae Burn Country Club - golf * United States Amateur Championship This 16 page section has various photos throughout including 4 on the United States Amateur golf championship at the Brae Burn Country Club in West Newton, Massachusetts. These photos are featured on page 2 of this rotogravure section. A few small binding slits along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends May 04, 2018 15:12

$35.00
162743

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372268932758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a four headline: "FLIERS STILL ISOLATED ON GREENELY ISLAND; SHIP MAY ARRIVE TODAY; PLANE IS ON THE WAY; CRAFT WANDERED 4 HOURS IN FOG BEFORE LANDING" with many subheads & related map. Lengthy text continues on Page 2. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first succe... See More  

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Ends May 04, 2018 15:10

$44.00
162679

Pennsylvania Central Airlines Flight 410 DC-4 WV Airplane Crash 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392012040330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 14, 1947 * Pennsylvania Central Airlines Flight 410 * Douglas DC-4 airplane crash * Blue Ridge Mountains - West Virginia The front page has a seven column headline: "50 DIE IN PLANE CRASH" with subheads." (see) First report coverage on the Capital Airlines DC-4 airplane disaster near Hillsboro, Virginia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 18 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 02, 2018 15:32

$40.00
163249

Daniel SHAYS' REBELLION Massachusetts Armed Rebels Uprising 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372285862188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 8, 1787 * Shays' Rebellion An inside page has most of the first column taken up with content concerning: "American News" including reports on Shays' Rebellion: "...The insurgents, we are informed, in several towns in the counties of Berkshire, Hampshire & Worcester, are rallying by orders form their principal leader Capt. Shays..." with more, and a letter from Springfield includes: "About 250 of Capt. Shays's party are at West Springfield...Shays's guard at West Springfield...were so very inconsiderate as to stab two men..." and more. Also a report from New York (see). Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 30, 2018 21:00

$37.00
162619

Rare GUNNISON Colorado 1882 Old Western Newspaper w/ Early Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263059410

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GUNNISON REVIEW-PRESS, Colorado, March 6, 1884 * Rare Old West title An uncommon title from this boom mining town in the southwestern quadrant of Colorado tucked in a valley amidst the Rocky Mountains. Gunnison boomed in the late 1870's and early 1880's and was once the home of Wyatt Earp and "Texas Jack". Today there are some 5500 residents of Gunnison. Various news of the day and a great wealth of local ads. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:29

$37.00
162615

Rare SANTA ROSA Sonoma County CALIFORNIA Old West Wine Country 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392009681861

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY REPUBLICAN, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, May 12, 1880 * Rare Old West title An uncommon title from the North Bay and wine-growing area of Northern California. This is a volume 1 issue with a wide range of local & national news items and a great wealth of ads. Four pages, some small archival mends inside, lightly toned, somewhat fragile so it must be handled carefully.

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:25

$38.00
162614

Rare EUREKA NV Nevada Old Western Mining Town 1879 Newspaper w/ Saloon Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392009681441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EUREKA DAILY LEADER, Nevada, Oct. 1, 1879 * Rare mining town title * Wild Old West A very nice, folio-size newspaper from this small, remote town in northeastern Nevada. This old mining town is situated in the mountains at a 6,500 feet elevation in a county with just 3 towns--total county population today is just 1900 residents. In its heyday when mining was the predominate draw from the mid-1870's until the shutting down of most mines by 1891, the town had a population of 9000. Newspapers from such short-lived boom towns are quite scarce as they had short lives as well. Here is an issue from 1879 when mining was near its peak, with the front page & back page full of ads--mo... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:24

$46.00
162611

NATION'S CAPITAL New York to Philadelphia Move ? & Nootka Sound 1790 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263049321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 31, 1790 * Nation's capital to Philadelphia ? * Nootka Sound - Vancouver Island A front page article headed: "Residence" seems to be insight on the decision to move the nation's capital to Philadelphia from New York (see for portions). Pg. 2 has an article on: "Nootka Sound" which is on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Pg. 2 also has a report on Col. McGillivrary and various Indian tribes (see). Pg. 3 has yet another article titled: "Nootka Sound". Four pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:19

$52.00
162603

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County West Virginia Coal Mines Shootout 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392009674185

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1921 * Battle of Matwan (day of) - West Virginia * Mingo County - coal mining The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MINGO CITIZENS, LED BY CLERGYMEN, ARM FOR DEFENSE" with subheads. (see) The battle would occur on this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:12

$46.00
162585

Rare STOCKTON Old West California Civil War w/ TIPTON Missouri 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372262028841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: STOCKTON DAILY INDEPENDENT, California, October 28, 1861 * Rare old West title This 4 page newspaper is in good condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue has some Civil War (1st year) reports from the day it was first reported with loads of interesting advertisements. Minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 27, 2018 15:19

$23.00
163185

Rare 1878 NEW WESTMINSTER British Columbia CANADA Old Newspaper w/ Many ADS


eBay Auction Item # 372282418155

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MAINLAND GUARDIAN, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, May 1, 1878 * Rare title A quite uncommon title from this town in British Columbia, with various news and literary items of the day and a wealth of ads a well, several of which are illustrated. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, even toning, nice condition.

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Ends April 26, 2018 08:27

$39.99
163133

FRENCH & INDIAN WAR ENDS w/ Peace Treaty of Paris 1763 London England Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 372281530579

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1763 * French & Indian War ending treaty This issue contains one of the more significant documents of the 18th century, being: "The Definitive Treaty of Friendship of Peace between his Britannick Majesty, the Most Christian King, and the King of Spain, Concluded at Paris, the 10th day of Feb., 1763...". Resulting from it, France gives up Nova Scotia, Cape Breton, the St. Lawrence River islands & Canada to the British. France gives to England all her territory east of the Mississippi River except New Orleans. France gets back their Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique & St. Lucia. Spain is given back Cuba in return for territory in East & West Flori... See More  

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Ends April 25, 2018 07:28

$84.99
163109

ARMY-NAVY GAME College Football Rivalry West Point vs. Annapolis 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372280892819

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 29, 1936 * The Army-Navy game * College football rivalry * West Point vs. Annapolis The top of the front page of this section has a banner headline: "102,000 SEE NAVY BEAT ARMY IN LAST 3 MINUTES, 7-0" with subheads and two related photos. Nice for display. Lengthy coverage continues inside with more photos, headings and stats. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 24, 2018 13:10

$34.99
162411

WEST FRANKFORT Frankfort County Illinois Coal Mine EXPLOSION 1951 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372255462051

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1951 * West Frankfort - Lakeland * Franklin County, Illinois * Coal mine explosion disaster The top of the front page has a two column heading: "4 Killed and 100 Trapped In Illinois mine Explosion" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Orient No. 2 coal mine explosion near West Frankfort, Illinois. The number of deaths would reach 119. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 21, 2018 15:07

$45.00
162349

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County West Virginia Coal Mines Shootout 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372253613047

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1921 * Pre-battle of Matwan - West Virginia * Mingo County - coal mining The front page has a one column heading: "FEAR MINGO BATTLE ON MATAWA DAY" with subheads. (see) The battle would occur a few days later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:45

$38.00
162332

DAVY CROCKETT Folk Hero Frontiersman Early Congress Mention 1829 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392004046058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 31, 1831 * Early Davy Crockett mention It's always fascinating to find mention of notable people years before they would become a household name. Inside has one such report: an inconspicuous--yet noteworthy--mention of Davy Crockett, less than five years before he would die at the Alamo. As a member of Congress, this report notes: "...The speaker laid before the house certain depositions in relation to the election of William Fitzgerald...from the district in the state of Tennessee lately represented by David Crockett, who contests the seat of the sitting member, which were referred to the committee of elections." (see) Also within is a timely coun... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:25

$38.00
162294

Great WEST INDIES Southeast U.S. Carribbean RARE 18th Century 1740 Foldout MAP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392003347483

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1740 * Early and rare 18th century map * West Indies & Southeast America Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the terrific foldout map titled: "An Accurate Map of the WEST INDIES, Exhibiting not only all the Islands possessed by the English, French, Spaniards, & Dutch, but also all the Towns and Settlements on the Continent of America adjacent thereto." This map shows all of the Caribbean Islands plus the northern portions of South America, Central America, and much of the Southern & Southeast portions of the United States, including the Chesapeake Bay down to Florida (a very distorted interpretation) and west to Louisiana and Tex... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2018 14:45

$520.00
162202

Early HANCOCK COUNTY Nauvo Illinois MORMONS Mormonism Protested 1845 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372249293416

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 1, 1845 * Early Mormons - Mormonism * Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois Inside has an address to the anti-Mormon citizens of Hancock (Ill.), submitting copies of a correspondence between a group of citizens and the "twelve" at Nauvoo. This discusses the removal of the Mormons from the state, including: "...The history of their church has shown that wherever the leaders go, the members will follow. This is part of their religious duties. When, therefore, this colony shall have started, for a home west of the Rocky Mountains...". Hereafter are the two letters addressed to the President & Council of the church at Nauvoo. (see) Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2018 15:30

$40.00
162133

MAE WEST Actress Arrest & Wall Street's Clarence W. Barron Death 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391999878004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 3, 1928 * Clarence W. Barron death (1st report) * Important Wall Street figure * Mae West arrest The front page has one column headings that include: "CLARENCE W. BARRON, PUBLISHER, IS DEAD" "Head of The Wall St. Journal a Victim of Catarrhal Jaundice at 73 in Battle Creek" "Noted Financial Figure" and more with smaller subheads. Text continues on page 2 with photo of Barron. Page 33 has one column headlines that include: "COURT STAYS POLICE ON MAE WEST PLAY" and more. (see) Coverage on her arrest for participating in a play with a sexual theme. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was pr... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2018 06:31

$42.00
162077

MAYAN CALENDAR Yucatan Peninsula Discovery End of the World Fame 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372244170504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1923 * Mayan Calender discovery * Yucatan Peninsula The front page has one column headings that include: "FIND AMERICAN DATE RECORDED 613 B. C." "First Calendar in the West Set by the Highly Civilized Mayas of Yucatan" "An Einstein Among Them" and more (see). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 08, 2018 16:18

$37.00
162018

JOHN JAY American Statesman Founding Fathers & NY Governor DEATH 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372243328881

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT OBSERVER, Hartford, May 25, 1829 * John Jay death The top of pg. 3 has: "Obituary" of the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, introduced as: "Died, on Sunday, the 17th inst. at Bedford in West Chester County, (N.Y.), the Honourable and Venerable JOHN JAY, at the advanced age of 84 years..." with much more, taking most of the column. Two very small wear holes hear cause loss of 3 words. Four pages, some minor foxing, generally good.

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Ends April 07, 2018 16:06

$31.00
161983

Battle of FREDERICKSBURG VA Burnside Close Yellville AR 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391996030503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 8, 1862 * Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia close * General Ambrose Burnside * Yellville, Arkansas Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Burnside's Army" "Affairs Still Quiet on the Rappahannock" "News From the Southwest" "Interesting from Arkansas & Missouri" "Gen. Blunt's Prompt Movements in the Southwest", "Sufferings In Hindman's Army" "The Destruction of the Rebel Saltpetre & Power Mills at Yellville" "Interesting From Western Virginia" and even more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2018 08:36

$28.00
161961

FREDERIC REMINGTON West - Rocky Mountains Horseback Hunting PRINTS 1895 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372242385484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, July, 1895 Among the articles within are: "Bear-Chasing In The Rocky Mountains" by the famed Frederic Remington which includes 9 illustrations by him. Also a 21 page article: "The University of Pennsylvania" with 18 illustrations. Other illustrations in this issue as well. Disbound without outer wrappers, 160 pages, 6 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 06, 2018 16:25

$46.00
161938

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK'S Third Voyage - Norton Sound Alaska w/ Print 1785 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372241019056

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE, London, February, 1785 * HMS Resolution - Royal Navy * Captain James Cook * Third Voyage - Bering Sea - Alaska This magazine--much more scarce than the Gentleman's Magazine--published in serial form the account of: "Captain Cook's Voyage to the Northern Hemisphere...", this issue containing reports from after August, 1778 when he was exploring the far northwest coast of North America in search of a Northwest passage to the Atlantic, extending into what are now called the Aleutian Islands & to the Bering Strait then the Arctic Ocean before having to turn back due to ice. As noted in "The Content" at the beginning of the front page, topics include: "Return to the So... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2018 12:09

$146.00
161859

Rare COLONIAL American Boston Massachusetts 1768 Old Original EXTRA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994233731

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON CHRONICLE EXTRAORDINARY, Boston, Massachusetts, Jan. 7, 1768 * Rare Colonial America original This "extraordinary" issue was printed between the newspapers regular printing schedule, typically done when news arrived which needed to be known before the next scheduled edition. Most of the news is from Europe, however the back page has a note: "...from Mobile, in West Florida, that the governor of New Orleans had a length concluded a treaty of peace & friendship with the neighbouring Indians...". Complete in 4 pages, 8 1/12 by 10 1/2 inches, nice condition. A fine opportunity for a colonial imprint at a reasonable price.

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Ends April 04, 2018 15:48

$98.00
161805

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County West Virginia Coal Mines Shootout 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391991789947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1921 * Battle of Matwan - West Virginia * Mingo County shootout - coal mining The front page has a one column heading: "MINGO FEUD ZONE UNDER MARTIAL LAW" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 31, 2018 16:29

$40.00
161689

MAKING PEACE W/ AMERICA ? Revolutionary War Ending 1782 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234903534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 23, 1782 * Making peace with America ? Most of page 4 is taken up with a letter concerning the Revolutionary War, beginning: "Your motion for making peace just now with American, and the plan of it, has raised the admiration of great numbers...your scheme is excellent & must of course be sincere...When the messengers of peace, who are to be sent to America, are to be chosen..." with much more on thoughts of who should negotiate, and how. A great letter. Page 6 has a letter "To General Cornwallis" questioning his actions in America (see for beginning), it taking two-thirds of the page. The bkpg. has a short bit: "Paul Jones is said to be engaged by Congr... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2018 16:05

$47.00
161657

BATTLE OF PLEASANT HILL Louisiana & Chattanooga Tenn. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234144114

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1864 * Battle of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana (brief rpt.) * Official Battle of Chattanooga report Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "Rebel Attack On Alexandria" "The Enemy Vigorously Opposed" "The Losses Large on Both Sides" "The War in the South-West" and more war reports inside. Eight pages, some tears at the spine margin, a few minor spots, good condition.

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Ends March 28, 2018 16:03

$26.00
161647

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West 1919 Newspaper BLIMP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391989658776

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1919 * R-34 airship on the way * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West in flight * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin * 1st aerial stowaway - William Ballantyne The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "GIANT AIRSHIP R-34 STARTS FOR NEW YORK; LEFT EDINBURGH AT 1:48 THIS MORNING; GOING WELL NORTH OF IRELAND AT 5:30" with subheads and related photo. (see) More inside. Lengthy text. Nice for display Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 28, 2018 15:42

$52.00
161601

Rare AUBURN Placer County CALIFORNIA Old West Gold Mining Town 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391987657651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PLACER HERALD, Auburn, Placer County, California, October 24, 1885 * Rare Old West title Placer mining in the Auburn area was very good, with the camp first becoming known as the North Fork Dry Diggings, later changed to Woods Dry Diggings. The area soon developed into a mining camp, and it was officially named Auburn in 1849. In 1851 Auburn was chosen as the seat of Placer County. Gold mining operations moved up the ravine to the site of present-day Auburn. In 1865, the Central Pacific Railroad, the western leg of the First Transcontinental Railroad, reached Auburn, as it was being built east from Sacramento toward Ogden, Utah. Various local & national news plus a wealth of ads. Wight... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:37

$40.00
161596

OKEECHOBEE HURRICANE Florida WEST PALM BEACH FL Destroyed 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372231077483

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1928 * Okeechobee hurricane * Palm Beach, Florida The front page has a three column headline: "200 TO 400 KILLED IN FLORIDA HURRICANE; STORM, WEAKER, SWEEPS INTO CAROLINAS; FOOD RIOTS IN PORTO RICO; RELIEF RUSHED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with related photo and map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine with some residue from disbinding, otherwise very nice.

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:32

$40.00
161595

BOBBY JONES Wins U.S. Amateur GOLF Title Brae Burn Country Club 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372231076809

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, September 16, 1928 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Brae Burn Country Club - golf * United States Amateur Championship The front page of this section only has a one column heading: "JONES KEEPS TITLE BY BEATING PERKINS IN GOLF FINAL, 10-9" with subheads and photo. Lengthy reporting continues inside with 2 more photos. First report coverage on Bobby Jones winning the U.S. Amateur championship at the Brae Burn Country Club in West Newton, Massachusetts. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:31

$38.00
161590

Best SS ATHENIA 1st British Ship Sunk World War II Beginning 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391987649937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY DISPATCH, Liverpool & Manchester, England, Sept. 4, 1939 * SS Athenia, the 1st British ship sunk * German U-boat - WWII * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France enter the war * In a British title (rare as such) The banner headline announces: "BRITISH LINER TORPEDOED, SUNK: 1,400 ON BOARD" with subhead: "Attacked 200 Miles West Of Hebrides". This was the sinking of the British liner Athenia by Germany, the first British ship sunk by the Nazis during World War II. Great to have this report in a British newspaper. Presumed complete with pages 1-12, archival mends inside to tears at the margins, minor fold wear & margin wear.

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:27

$48.00
161495

SID HATFIELD Battle of Matewan Police Chief Fame FOUND NOT GUILTY 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229300464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1921 * Sid Hatfield & others not guilty * Battle of Matewan WV fame Page 6 has one column headings: "JURY ACQUITS 16 OF COALSTRIKEMURDER (sic)" "Finds Sid Hatfield and Others Innocent of Killing Detectives in West Virginia" "Men Go Back To Matewan" and more. (see) First report coverage on the acquittal of William Sidney 'Sid' Hatfield, police chief of Matewan, and others in West Virginia. He would be killed in a shootout later that year. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a little irregular along spine, otherwise good.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:14

$45.00
161426

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984623838

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 14, 1862 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, with the entire front page taken up with various advertisements and notices. Page 2 features the always interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The valour of Van Dorn and Price, and the blood of McCulloch and McIntosh in the West; the genius and science of Beauregard, exerted at the last hour on the Mississippi; the destructive capacity of the Merrimac...will avail little to rescue over land from the hand of the invader if his hosts, under Buell, are allowed to break through our centre in Middle Tennessee..." with much more (see for portions). Also on page 2 ... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:27

$92.00
161323

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Forged Proclamation & Battle of New Market 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372223753151

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's forged proclamation (fake) * Battle of New Market - Virginia Valley Campaign Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "The Struggle in Virginia Renewed" "The Battle Again Opened Yesterday Morning" which is the battle of New Market. Also: "Gen. Grant Moves Against the Enemy Without Delay" "Handsome Victory in Western Virginia" "The Rebels Defeated by General Crook" "The War In West Virginia" and much more, and more war news inside. Also of interest is the page 8 report headed: "The Forged Proclamation" "Public Excitement & Indignation" "Suppression of the World and Journal of Commerce" "Military Seizu... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2018 16:17

$39.00
161282

Early NOTRE DAME University Campus Print AD & Old West Crimes 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391981326791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Aug. 17, 1885 * Old West stage coach robbery * University of Notre Dame The ftpg. has some interesting articles including; "Battling With A Burglar" "Midnight Encounter with a Murderous Negro at Texarkana" "Slain by a Saloon-Keeper--Result of a Drunken Spree...". "Daring Stage Robbery which is from Phoenix which reads like a classic Wild West holdup, including: "...stopped by two men with shotguns & Wells, Fargo's & co.'s box demanded...". Page 3 has a nice ad for the "University of Notre Dame" which includes an early print of the campus (see). Also: "Death of a Noted Swindler" "New Way to Gamble" "Grant's Last Days". Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2018 16:35

$33.00
161280

DEVIL ANSE HATFIELDS McCoys Feud Fame DEATH Logan West Virginia 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391981325784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 8, 1921 * 'Devil Anse' Hatfield death (1st report) * Hatfield-McCoy feud - patriarch Page 11 has small one column headings that read: "'Devil Anse' Hatfield Dead" "Noted Feudist of Hatfield-McCoy Mountain War Dies at 85" See image for brief 1st report coverage on the death of William Anderson 'Devil Anse' Hatfield. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete with 22 pages, light browning toning, minor margin wear, irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 16, 2018 16:32

$82.00
161134

BATTLE OF QUEENSTON HEIGHTS & DeWitt Clinton to Win ? War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977904468

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Oct. 29, 1812 * Battle of Queenston Heights * War of 1812 - 1st major battle * DeWitt Clinton winning election Reports include: "Our Navy" "Hull's Campaign" in Canada; "On Peace, Liberty, and Independence"; war reports from Buffalo, Ordensburgh, Plattsburgh and Detroit; "Presidential Election" gives a state-by-state chart of the results thus far showing DeWitt Clinton in the lead with 111, & a note mentioning: "One hundred and ten votes are a majority of the whole so that Mr. Clinton seems to have a sufficiency without any of the doubtful votes...". Also a nice report headed: "The Battle of Queenstown" and also: "North Western Army" being a letter... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 08:38

$34.00
161068

SAN JOSE Santa Clara County Valley CALIFORNIA Old West Era 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391976290100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAN JOSE DAILY PATRIOT, California, 1871 * Rare Old West title * Santa Clara Valley In 1850 San Jose became just the 2nd incorporated city in California (Sacramento was first) & was on the Butterfield mail route. The ftpg. is mostly ads with news items & more ads inside, many of which are illustrated. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:27

$47.00
161041

JOHN C. FREMONT Western Expedition Rocky Mountains Exploration 1845 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975701948

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, November 2, 1845 * John C. Fremont * Western expedition The front page has two 3 1/2 by 4 1/4 inch engravings: "Columnar Basalt On The Columbia River" & "Pyramid Lake" with details about these two natural landmarks in Oregon. The descriptive article is: "Captain Fremont's Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:48

$56.00
161020

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214603384

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776 The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College." The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776". It measures 8 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, small repair to a lower corner, otherwise in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning ... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:52

$388.00
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