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160549

GEORGIA BULLDOGS Win Rose Bowl UCLA & More College Football Games 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391964765907

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1943 * Rose Bowl: Georgia Bulldogs vs. UCLA Bruins * Orange Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Boston College * Sugar Bowl: Tennessee Volunteers vs. Tulsa * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets The sport's section has coverage on the four major bowl games with a page 17 banner headline: "Georgia Attack in Last Quarter Beats U.C.L.A. Before 93,000 in Rose Bowl" with subheads, stats, lineup and related photo. Coverage on the Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1943 Rose Bo... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:36

$57.00
160492

Rare AUBURN Placer County CALIFORNIA Old West Gold Mining Town 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391963323045

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PLACER HERALD, Auburn, Placer County, California, November 7, 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 February 16, 2018 08:07

$38.00
160487

Rare SANTA CRUZ Old West California Monterey Bay 1871 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391963320701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL, California, March 4, 1871 * Rare Old West title A nice, early newspaper from this now-popular city in the Monterey Bay vicinity. Various news reports of the day with a wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin wear, good condition.

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Ends February 16, 2018 08:00

$52.00
160476

Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Wild Old West 1873 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196799538

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, May 5, 1873 * Rare Old West title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Very early for California. Complete in 4 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2018 14:46

$40.00
160448

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372196572021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CIRCULAR, Oneida, New York, May 17, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike The back page has a report noting: "On Monday, May 10, the two great divisions of the Pacific Railroad, i.e. the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific, accomplished their junction at Promontory Point, Utah, by laying the last rail & tie, & driving the last spike. The following is the official announcement of its competition..." which has the official report datelined: "Promontory Summit, Utah, May 10" & reads in part: "The last rail is laid! The spike driven! The Pacific Railroad is completed. The point of junction is 1,086 miles west of the Missouri River, and 9... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:08

$62.00
160386

JOHN BROWN'S Raid on Harpers Ferry WV NEGROES Insurrection 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192413220

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 26, 1859 * John Brown's Negro insurrection * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia Among the first column heads on the front page were; "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "The Preliminary Legal Proceedings in the Case of the Prisoners" "Old Brown's Harangue to the Court" "The Testimony of the Witnesses" "and more (see). The top of a middle column has: "The Insurgent Arrested at Carlisle". Most of the front page is taken up with the John Brown Harper's Ferry content. Eight pages. Irregular at the spine margin touching just a few letters.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:52

$37.00
160385

JOHN BROWN Slaves Insurrection Post Execution 1859 Old New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192412120

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 16, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia * Just after Brown's execution The entire front page is taken up with: "The John Brownites In Council" "Great Confusion & Frequent Interruptions" "Unwonted Activity of the Police" "Various Offenders Ejected" "Serious Prospects of a Bloody Termination" and more. The back page has content concerning hangings related to the John Brown Harper's Ferry insurrection (see). Eight pages, irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:51

$37.00
160380

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR w/ Battle of Fort Freeland Warrior Run PA 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372192408690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & THE UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, August 26, 1779 * Rare Revolutionary War title from America * Battle of Fort Freeland - Central Pennsylvania A nice feature of the masthead is a great engraving taken after one done earlier by Paul Revere, showing a patriot soldier with a sword in one hand and a scroll reading "Independence" in the other (see). The ftpg. is taken up with a fine account of the Battle of Grenada from during the Revolutionary War, between the British & the French fleets. It would later be described as: "the most disastrous ... that the British Navy had encountered since Beachy Head, in 1690." The reporting carries over to pg. 2 where is also: "Ad... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:45

$620.00
160351

Rare First Issue VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1 Leslie's Illustrated w/ Prints 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959828546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 15, 1855 * Volume 1 - Number 1 issue This is the very first issue, volume one, number one, of what would become the first truly successful illustrated newspaper in America, predating even the famous Harper's Weekly by more than a year. Following on the heels of the Gleason's/Ballou's publication which lasted about 10 years, Leslie's would last for 65 years. The ftpg. features illustrations of: "The Arctic Explorers". Other prints within include: "Map of the Three Proposed Pacific Railway Routes" & a nice fullpg: "Panorama of the Great Southern Pacific Railway" which features many iconic images of the West. Plus the bkpg. includes a life-size prin... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:05

$257.00
160347

Rare WINNEMUCCA NV Nevada HUMBOLDT COUNTY City of Paved Streets 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959825726

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SILVER STATE, Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nevada, Aug. 5, 1875 * Very rare title from the Old West We are finding that any Nevada newspapers from the 1870's are quite difficult to come by. This is one. In 1868, the Central Pacific Railroad reached Winnemucca, which put the town on the transcontinental line, promoting its growth. On September 19, 1900, Butch Cassidy's gang robbed the First National Bank of Winnemucca of $32,640. The entire front page is taken up with ads while pages 2 & 3 contain various news tidbits and more ads. Portion of a news agent's stamp in the masthead. Four pages, archival strengthening at the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2018 12:00

$66.00
160262

LIFE OF COWBOYS Described in the Old West 1885 St. Louis MO Missouri Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184749934

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, July 30, 1885 * Old West Cowboys Likely due to its location on the edge of the Western frontier, this newspaper typically contained a wealth sensational crime reports and events from the West than found in eastern newspapers. Top of the ftpg: "IN HIS COFFIN" "Gen. Grant's Remains dressed for The Tomb". The best content is that which takes close to 3 columns on pg. 4 headed: "Stories About Cowboys" which is quite detailed on the life of cowboys. Among the subheads are: "Handling the Lariat" "A Cowboy Feat" "Cowboy Fun" "The Cowboys On A Drive" and more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:30

$58.00
160261

FRANK RANDE Wabash Outlaw Bandit & Tombstone Arizona 1883 St. Louis MO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955896368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Dec. 15, 1883 * Outlaw bandit Frank Rande * Tombstone, Arizona report Likely due to its location on the edge of the Western frontier, this newspaper typically contained a wealth sensational crime reports and events from the West, much more than any found in eastern newspapers. Page 6 has: "Double Murder and Robbery in Arizona" with a dateline from the Tombstone Epitaph, with details of the crime at nearby Bisbee, Arizona (see). The back page has a very lengthy & detailed report headed: "Frank Rande Is Nowhere" "His Criminal Record Completely Eclipsed by To Rowland" "A Robber who was Shot 29 Times, and Danced a Jog with a Broken Ankle--Identified as Dead and Rep... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2018 15:28

$31.00
160219

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955228378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 8, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia The last column of the ftpg. has: "The Harper's Ferry Affair" "The Excitement & Crisis in the South" with many subheads (see). Also: "The Law of Virginia In Regard to Pardons" and "A Warning from Accomack" (see). Pg. 4 has an editorial on it headed: "The Revolutionary Sentiment & the Crisis at the South" Eight pages, irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:49

$38.00
160217

BUFFALO BILL CODY Wild West West Show Frederic Remington PRINT 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372183703082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 3, 1892 * Buffalo Bill Cody * Fredric Remington * Wild West show print The full ftpg. is a nice print of: "Mrs. Grover Cleveland". Inside has a nice full page montage of prints by Frederic Remington: "Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in London--The Cossacks & Guachos", including part of a poster which shows Buffalo Bill himself. A nice full page "The Last Load" is by A.B. Frost; a full page "Columbian Exposition - Interior of Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building, Showing Base of One of the Great Arches"; doublepage centerfold "Americans in Paris"; full page "With the Militia at Buffalo" contains many illustrations; full page "The Cliffs at Grand Manan, Ne... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:44

$53.00
160212

VERY Rare CONFEDERATE Memphis Tennessee at Greneda MS Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955224131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 22, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later jou... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2018 15:37

$490.00
160199

Early DICKINSON COLLEGE Carlisle PA Pennsylvania Admission NOTICE 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391955130586

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, March 8, 1803 * Very early Dickinson College * Advertisement for admission The back page has a terrific & quite detailed notice headed: "DICKINSON COLLEGE" which details the stringent requirements of the students, and that: "...trustees & professors are equally solicitous that the seminary should be placed on a respectable footing & that as complete an education should be obtained here as in any other college on the continent..." and noting: "...those who offer themselves for admission...if found deficient in classical learning must spend such time ass may be necessary in the grammar school..." with more, (see). Dickinson College, Carlisle, Penns... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2018 12:35

$46.00
160616

Rare 17th Century GREAT PLAGUE & London Fire Report 1666 Old England Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372201738253

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE , England, Sept. 20, 1666 * The great plague * London fire report The front page has mention of the Great Plague which ravaged Europe at this time, reporting: "The Plague is very hot at Dunkirk & Bergue in which last place, the governor of the Fort St. Louis is dead & the Baron d'Arnicourt fallen sick." The back page has a rare mention of the Great Fire of London noting: "This day was presented to His Majestie by His Highness the Duke of York, Edmund Godfrey Esquire, one of His Majesties Justices of the Peace for the County of Middlesex, and City & Liberty of Westminster, who after the Publick thanks and acknowledgement of his eminent service done in helping to suppress th... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2018 09:04

$449.99
160607

Rare TOMBSTONE AZ Pima County Arizona 1886 Original Newspaper w/ O.K. CORRAL


eBay Auction Item # 391966515547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY TOMBSTONE, Tombstone, Arizona, May 14, 1886 * Gunfight at the O.K. Corral fame * Rare advertisement of the famed livery stable Here is a newspaper from perhaps the most famous town of the Old West era which has a nice back page advertisement for the O.K. Corral (shown in the inset). Has four pages containing various news of the day, plus bits of local news and many ads, all done in the typical Old West format. The year in the dateline is listed as 86 (the format used), although in the page 2 masthead it has 1886 which verifies the year. The front page has an inked business stamp just to the right of the masthead, plus some offsetting in the lower half causing loss to... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2018 08:02

$324.99
160606

JAMES FENINORE COOPER Pioneers, of The Sources of the Susquehanna 1822 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391966511359

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 2, 1822 * James Fenimore Cooper Page 2 has an early report about James Fenimore Cooper, America's first great author. The report mentions in part: "The Spy--The author of this native novel...is a Mr. Cooper, of Westchester, New York son of the late Judge Cooper, formerly a member of Congress from that State. 'Precaution' is also from his pen; and he is said to be engaged in writing another novel, 'The Pioneer, or the Sources of the Susquehannah.' " The Spy was his first successful novel. The other two works mentioned were, indeed, by him. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2018 07:55

$49.99
160124

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391952225593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a four headline announcing: "NO WORD IN 28 HOURS OF GERMAN PLANE, LAST SEEN HEADING TO SEA OFF IRELAND; SLEET IN MIDDLE ATLANTIC; CLOUDY HERE" with many subheads & photo. Lengthy text continues on Page 2. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few binding slits along the spine, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first successf... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2018 14:54

$52.00
160575

SPRING OFFENSIVE Western Front Germans Battle of Matz Begins 1918 WWI Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391964854944

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, June 10, 1918 The front page has a banner headline: "GERMANS STRIKE ON 20-MILE FRONT AND GAIN BUT FRENCH SUCCEED IN STOPPING NEW DRIVE" with subheads. (see) Complete with 10 pages, light toning, some spine wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 26, 2018 09:39

$27.00
160052

ROY ROGERS King of the Cowboys Western Singer/Actor DEATH 1998 Arizona Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372176481213

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, July 7, 1998 * Roy Rogers death (1st report) * Singer and cowboy actor * Great to have in a Western-U.S. newspaper The front page has a three column heading: "End of the Trail" with caption: "'King Of Cowboys' Roy Rogers Dies" and photo. More on page 2. Twenty pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:27

$39.00
160047

JOHN MURRELL Great West Land Pirate SLAVE REVOLT at Vicksburg MS 1835 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372176470896

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 1, 1835 * John Murrell slave revolt * "Great West Land Pirate" * Vicksburg, Mississippi The ftpg. has an editorial headed: "Vicksburg Outrage" which comments on the: "...official account of the hanging of five gamblers at Vicksburg, Miss...". This concerns the angry mob which decided to expel all professional gamblers from the town, based on a rumor that the gamblers were part of a planned plot to free slaves, known as the "Murrell Excitement" (much of it presumed to be fictitious). The gamblers resisted, and as a result, 5 gamblers were hanged by the mob. Also on the ftpg. is: "Insurrection in Mississippi" which mentions the plan: "...caused by a r... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:16

$33.00
160046

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391951150613

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 22, 1864 * Rare rebel title Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Yankees at New Kent Court House" "The Yankee Raid in Westmoreland & Richmond Counties" "The Currency Bill" "From General Johnston's Army" "Spirit of the Army" "The Women of the South" "The Courts" "Later From the North" and other items. The back page includes a lengthy editorial which takes over a full column, and also has much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" Also: "The Exchange of Prisoners" and a few smaller items, as well ads advertisements. Single sheet with a full banner masthead, light dirtine... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 13:14

$92.00
160524

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


eBay Auction Item # 372198270172

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. Irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 25, 2018 08:00

$27.00
160523

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391964028725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Sept. 28, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title Here is a very uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports on the back page are a political notice supporting: "CANDIDATES - Confederate States of America - For President, JEFFERSON DAVIS, of Mississippi - For Vice President, ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, of Georgia..." with more (see). "Important from Lovattsville" includes: "...Gen. McClellan ordered an experiment to be made with Prof. Morse's Calcium Sharp-shooters...The double barreled Calcium Spectral Photoscopic Brilliantines, being lighted & carefully aimed, threw a flood... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2018 07:46

$349.99
160497

Rare ALAMEDA Bay Farm Island CA California OLD WEST The Encinal 1875 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372197431961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ALAMEDA ENCINAL, California, January 30, 1875 * Wild Old West * Rare title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the Old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Very early for California. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2018 08:38

$27.00
160495

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ Battle of Carnifex Ferry WV 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372197418843

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 14, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Carnifex Ferry - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2018 08:18

$24.99
160440

BURNING OF WASHINGTON British Capture Nation's Capital War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372196512416

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, Sept. 13, 1814 * Burning of Washington (capture) * British attack on the capital of U.S. * James Madison proclamation The ftpg. has the historic "Proclamation" by the President which begins: "Whereas, the enemy by a sudden incursion have succeeded in invading the capital of the nation, defended at the moment by troops less numerous than their own...they wantonly destroyed the public edifices..." with more (see), signed in type: James Madison. Above this is: "Our Whole Seaboard Menaced" and then: "From The West". More War of 1812 content on inside pages as well. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2018 08:47

$44.99
160432

San Francisco CA California Old West MODOC INDIANS Lava Beds War 1873 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372196464042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, May 14, 1873 * Modoc War - Lava Beds * Captain Jack fame The top of the ftpg. has: "Ben Wright's Massacre" "A Narrative of the Affair by One Who Was Present", it being an event from 1852 in the on-going Modoc War. It takes an entire column. The top of pg. 3 includes: "THE MODOC WAR" "Further Details of the Engagement on the 10th" "One Soldier & Two Warm Spring Indians Killed--Eight Soldiers Wounded" "The Modocs Scattering" and more (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends January 23, 2018 07:46

$34.99
160016

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1778 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949369849

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 15, 1778 * American Revolutionary War Era * 18th century from The Enemy Page 2 has several items relating to the Revolutionary War including: "...were gone to the West Indies...in hopes of destroying this expedition of the British troops...was compelled to leave the harbour of Boston for want of provisions..." and "...from Carolina...reports that the inhabitants of that province had come to an unanimous resolution to embrace the terms lately offered by the British Commissioners...instructing their delegates to move for a general peace with Great Britain & without delay..." plus a letter from New York, as well as another letter from Dublin noting: "...th... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:37

$52.00
160015

Rare CARSON CITY NV Nevada KIT Comstock Lode Mining Town 1881 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372173108893

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY INDEX, Carson (City), Nevada, May 4, 1881 * Wild Old West * Rare title Coin collectors are very familiar with this town (the capital of Nevada) for the mint which produced the famous "C.C." mint marks on gold & silver coins it produced. Situated just east of Lake Tahoe at the western "elbow" of the state, this issue from its heyday during the mining era. Various local news tidbits, one: "Sitting Bull will not surrender." Four pages, 9 3/4 by 13 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:36

$46.00
160014

Rare 18th Century POST BOY w/ Nice Masthead Engravings 1718 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949368647

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY POST-BOY, London, Nov. 18, 1718 * Rare title The front page begins with a report noting: "...to get ready...a flotilla for Vera Cruz...whose lading was to be fruit...should not be done till the year 1719 by reason of the superabundance of goods yet remaining in New Spain...these vessels should bring back the returns of fruit & commodities still unsold in the West Indies...". Somewhat uncommon to find reports concerning the "new world" in period newspapers. Single sheet, 8 1/2 by 15 inches, handsome engravings in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:33

$59.00
160010

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond - Attack at Cedar Key Florida 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949044096

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 23, 1862 * Attack on Cedar Key, Florida * From the capital of the Confederacy Half of the front page is taken up with ads while the other half deals primarily with politics, with: "The Norther Congress", "Indiana Democratic State Convention" plus there is also: "Rebel Fortifications at Bowling Green". Page 2 contains the always interesting editorial, this one focused on the need to "...devise some plan of importing such articles into the South as are required by the public wants..." (see for beginning). Page 2 also has: "Movements & Spirit of the War", "Important Rumours From Washington", "General Jackson's Command", "The Manassas Railway Connection"... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2018 15:17

$94.00
159959

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital - Battle of Mobile Bay Alabama 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372171484710

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1864 * Battle of Mobile Bay - Alabama * Confederate States Navy vs. David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page includes under "The War News" a letter from the "Confederate States Navy" a report from Mobile beginning: "The enemy steamed in through main entrance with 4 monitors & about sixteen heavy vessels of war. The Tecumseh...was sunk with nearly all her crew..." with more, and ending with: "The enemy suffered severely and he requested permission to buy his dead." (see photo) It was during this battle of Mobile that Yankee admiral David Farragut said "Dam... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2018 14:46

$97.00
159958

JOHN BROWN Slaves Insurrection Execution of Cook & Coppic HANGING1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372171483816

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 17, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia * Execution of Cook & Coppic The first column heads include: "The Executions At Charlestown" "Bold But Unsuccessful Attempt of Cook & Coppic to Escape" "Impressive Religious Services in the Prisoners' Cells" "Immense Concourse of Spectators to Witness the Executions" "Firm Demeanor of the Culprits on the Scaffold" "The Hanging of Green, Copeland, Cook and Coppic" [also Coppie & Coppock] and more. Eight pages, binding slits at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2018 14:45

$68.00
159957

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372171482831

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY JOURNAL, Pioche, Nevada, May 15, 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 January 19, 2018 14:44

$76.00
159915

Rare & Early TUCSON ARIZONA Pima County w/ Old Wild West Shootout 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391947768055

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, Oct. 19, 1899 * Rare old West title * Wild West shootout The top of a ftpg. column has: "ENCOUNTER WITH BANDITS" "A Sheriff's Posse and the Desperadoes Have a Battle" "Over 100 Shots Exchanged And One Bandit Killed, While Another Crawls Away to Die". A classic "Wild West" shoot-out with a dateline from Nogales, Arizona (see). Four pages, quite nice condition. A territorial newspaper as Arizona did not become a state until 13 years later.

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:50

$57.00
159840

OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167228994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, May 30, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "Everything Said to be Progressing Rapidly & Well" "Lee Abandons Sexton's Junction" "Our Front within Fourteen Miles of Richmond" "The Grand Campaign" "From The West" "The Very Latest" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:11

$28.00
159788

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK Voyage & Western Hemisphere (America) MAP 1773 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944948992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1773 * Captain James Cook * North America map Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the very nice foldout map which accompanies the lengthy article: "Epitome of Lieut. Cooke's Voyage Round the World", showing most of North America, all of South America down to Cape Horn, and even portions of West Africa, Spain, France & England. Notice the shape of Florida & California. This map folds out to 9 3/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition with a bit of light offsetting from being folded into itself for over 200 years (see). The article takes nearly 7 pages and begins: "The voyage abounds with so many interesting & entertaining particulars, r... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:10

$325.00
159779

PAT GARRETT Billy The Kid Assassin Old West Sheriff Shot & KILLED 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944940212

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS TRIBUNE, March 1, 1908 * Pat Garrett shot & killed * American Old West lawman * Billy The Kid assassin fame The front page has a notable report with column heads: "FAMOUS TEXAN IS SHOT DOWN WITH BOOTS ON" "Patrick Garrett Dies As the Sequel Of a Bitter Dispute Over Some Goats" "Quick on the Trigger, Noted Manslayer Meets His Superior in J.W. Brazle" "Friend of President Roosevelt Became Noted When He Show and Killed 'Billy the Kid' ". The report is datelined El Paso, Tesas, and takes over one-third of a column (see). The complete Sunday issue with over 80 pages, loose at the spine, minor fraying at the margins, even toning, some edge tears. Should be handled carefully.

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Ends January 12, 2018 13:47

$114.00
159751

FRANCIS OUIMET Wins United States U.S. Amateur Championship GOLF 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944769212

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 6, 1931 * United States Amateur championship * Golfer Francis Ouimet wins his 2nd (17 yrs. later) * Beverly Country Club- Chicago, Illinois The sport's section (page B-4) has a nice banner headline: "FRANCIS OUIMET DEFEATS WESTLAND FOR AMATEUR TITLE" with subheads and large photo. (see) First report coverage on Francis Ouimet winning his 2nd United States Amateur Championship, 17 years later after his first. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2018 07:53

$47.00
159700

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943878761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 4, 1932 * The Army-Navy game * College football rivalry * West Point vs. Annapolis The top of this section has a one column heading: "ARMY DEFEATS NAVY BY 20 TO 0 AS 79,000 THRILL TO SPECTACLE" 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 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:08

$34.00
159639

VIRGINIA MAP 1st Battle of Rappahannock Station Close 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161303588

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 22, 1862 * First Battle of Rappahannock Station close The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN VIRGINIA." Among the column heads on the ftpg. are: "General Pope Falling Back" "Stonewall Jackson Advancing" "Richmond Abandoned" "A Great Battle Expected" "The War In the South-West" "Lexington Menaced" "Our Forces in Pursuit" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 07:49

$48.00
159296

BARRACKVILLE WV Marion Co. West Virginia Coal Mine Gas EXPLOSION 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150152575

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 18, 1925 * Barrackville, West Virginia mine explosion The front page has one column headings: "33 PROBABLY KILLED IN MINE EXPLOSION" "Ignition of Gas Is Believed Cause of Blast Wrecking West Virginia Shaft" and more. (see) First report coverage on the coal mine explosion at Barrackville, West Virginia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2017 15:40

$42.00
159292

GREAT TRI-STATE TORNADO Midwest Disaster West Frankfort Illinois 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935102803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1925 * The Great Tri-State Tornado... * 1st report The front page has a three column headline: "950 KILLED, 2,700 INJURED BY TORNADO IN ILLINOIS, INDIANA AND MISSOURI; SEVERAL TOWNS WIPED OUT; FIRES RAGING" with subheads and related map. (see) First report coverage on the great tri-state tornado disaster. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 27, 2017 15:35

$57.00
159266

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1945 World War II Newspapere


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150099140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STAR, Guernsey, Feb. 14, 1945 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "7,966 Enemy Tanks Destroyed in Past four Weeks" "Soviet Guards Division Wiped Out" "Soviets Distrust Western Allies" and more. Four pages, 12 by 12 1/4 inches, very nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends December 27, 2017 14:49

$26.00
159256

Very Rare GRAND JUNCTION Mesa County Western COLORADO Old West 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150086867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SEMI-WEEKLY STAR, Grand Junction, Mesa County, Colorado, April 8, 1898 * Very rare title A nice & very rare newspaper from this town in Western Colorado along the Colorado River. Although Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) records a "Grand Junction Star" there is no record of "the Semi-Weekly Star". Various news items and advertisements. Four pages, archival strengthening at the blank spine, a bit fragile so it should be handled carefully. Generally in very nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2017 14:35

$93.00
159233

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1863 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391930639419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, April 17, 1863 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. contains several war related reports including items headed: "Brutality of the Enemy in Hyde County" "Departure of Drafted Men in Chains" "Conscripting Negroes" "A Capital Speech" and a bit more, including: "Thanksgiving In The Army" which is signed in type by: R. E. Lee, General (see). The inside pages have m... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2017 15:28

$288.00
159210

Rare DANIEL DEFOE REVIEW Pickering & Chatto 1708 Old London England UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391930547178

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GUNNISON DAILY REVIEW, Gunnision, Colorado, May 11, 1882 * Rare Old West title * Volume 1 issue 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. This is a volume I issue (number 152) of this early and uncommon title from Colorado. Irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends December 20, 2017 12:10

$33.00
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