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159880

THORNTON WILDER The Bridge of San Luis Rey PULITZER PRIZE Award 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946063351

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1928 * Thornton Wilder wins Pulitzer Prize award * American playwright and novelist - writer * "The Bridge of San Luis Rey" book The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "WILDER NOVEL WINS PULITZER AWARD" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the Pulitzer Prize awards giving out for the year of 1927. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:13

$47.00
159879

1st TELEVISION Transatlantic Image Sent Ocean JOHN LOGIE BAIRD 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946062807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 9, 1928 * 1st television image sent across Atlantic Ocean * John Logie Baird - Hartsdale NY New York * Charles Lindbergh airplane flight to Cuba Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading announcing: "Persons in Britain Seen Here by Television As They Pose Before Baird's Electric 'Eye'" First report coverage on the very 1st transatlantic TV image sent. 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, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: On February 9th, 1928, Hartsdale became the birthplace of t... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:10

$57.00
159878

HONUS WAGNER Gets 3,000th Hit Pirates in 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167530457

The following is an original & historic old newspaper, being offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Georgia, June 10, 1914 * Honus Wagner 3,000th hit (1st report) * Pittsburgh Pirates This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 10: * HANS WAGNER MAKES HIS 3,000TH SINGLE * Veteran Shortstop Bids Fair to Establish a Record for Seventeen Years Tells of the famed Honus Wagner of the Pittsburgh Pirates hitting his 3,000 career hit. He was the 2nd player overall & the 1st to achieve this in the 20th century. Wagner is also famous for having the most expensive baseball card in the sport's collectible market. Here is a opportunity to own a original item marking an important milestone at a fraction of the price. Other news of the... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:09

$28.00
159877

Rare NELLIE BLY New York World ARTICLE In Jail w/ Eugene V. Debs 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946062123

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, January 20, 1895 * Nellie Bly reporting * "In Jail" w/ Eugene V. Debs Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic career, perhaps most notably her undercover work in exposing the poor treatment of patients at the Blackwell Island asylum for the insane. This issue has one of her articles (she did a few over the years) on page 7: "NELLIE BLY IN JAIL" with subheads and 3 related printS (see). The article is signed at its conclusion: Nellie Bly. See photos for portion of ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:08

$72.00
159876

Verna Delp HEX MURDER Powwow Doctor Catasauqua Lehigh County PA 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167528527

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1929 * Catasauqua, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania * Hex murder - powwow doctor * Verna Octavia Delp Page 2 has a one column heading: "SLAIN GIRL WORE 'HEX' MURDER CHARM" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the murder of Verna Octavia Delp at Catasauqua, Pennsylvania. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:06

$38.00
159875

Rare FRANKFORT Clinton County INDIANA 19th Century 1888 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946060372

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FRANKFORT TIMES, Indiana, Sept. 1, 1888 A rather rare title as Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) notes that only one institution in the country has any holdings of this title. A typical newspaper of the day, various margin tears, some fold foxing, a bit irregular at the spine, some archival mends within. Quite fragile & must be handled carefully. Complete in 8 pages.

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:05

$34.00
159874

ENDING PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Liquor & BEER to RETURN 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167526708

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, February 17, 1933 * 18th Amendment - prohibition * Senate votes to repeal - 21st Amendment The front page has a two column heading: "SENATE ADOPTS PLAN TO REPEAL DRY LAW BY 63 TO 23 MAJORITY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States Senate approving the repeal of prohibition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:03

$57.00
159873

Actor and Director WILLIAM DESMOND TAYLOR Shot Dead Murder 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946059412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1922 * William Desmond Taylor shot dead The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "MOVIE DIRECTOR FOUND MURDERED IN LOS ANGELES" "William Desmond Taylor of The Famous Players Is Shot Dead in His Home" "Jealousy May Be Motive" and more. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the murder of famed actor and director William Desmond Taylor which is still unsolved till this day. 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 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: William Desmon... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:02

$52.00
159872

ROMA U.S. Army Hydrogen AIRSHIP Norfolk Virginia CRASH Disaster 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167524998

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1922 * Airship Roma disaster * Norfolk, Virginia crash * United States Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "GIANT ARMY DIRIGIBLE WRECKED, 34 DEAD, 11 ARE SAVED; VICTIMS PERISH WHEN ROMA BURSTS INTO FLAMES AFTER FALL; COLLAPSE OF RUDDER CAUSES TRAGEDY ON SHORT TRIAL FLIGHT" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine with other light margin wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The United States purchased the Roma from the Italian government... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:00

$52.00
159871

JOE LOUIS vs. Max Schmeling Heavyweight Boxing TITLE Rematch 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167521548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, June 23, 1938 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Max Schmeling (German fighter) * Famous rematch - boxing The sport's section (page 10) has a three column photo with heading: "Louis Gains Victory and Revenge" (see) Also a one column heading: "Joe Shows His Right To Title" with subhead. (see) Another related photo on page 11. First report coverage on the heavyweight boxing championship between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:54

$52.00
159870

GERALD CHAPMAN Prohibition Era Gangster CONVICTED Death Sentence 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167520649

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1925 * Gerald Chapman convicted - death sentence * Count of Gramercy Park - gentleman bandit * Prohibition era outlaw The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CHAPMAN CONVICTED, SENTENCED TO DEATH; HIS NERVE UNBROKEN" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2. 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 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:53

$42.00
159869

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946055645

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill The front page has a two column heading: "Roosevelt-Churchill Decisions To Have Far-Reaching Effect" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:50

$39.00
159868

NEW YORK GIANTS Win World Series Championship vs New York Yankees 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167518166

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 9, 1922 * NY Giants vs. New York Yankees * Giants win World championship * World Series (game 5) of baseball The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GIANTS TAKE SERIES WITHOUT A DEFEAT; WIN LAST GAME, 5-2" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, small tear along the right margin, otherwise good.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:49

$47.00
159867

CHARLESTON SC FALLS Fort Sumter Civil War Nearing the End 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946053814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1865 * Fall of Charleston, South Carolina * Fort Sumter gets U.S. flag This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "CHARLESTON", "The Rebel Garrison Leave Under Cover of Night", "The City Surrendered by Mayor Macbeth", "ITS OCCUPATION BY OUR FORCES", "The Stars and Stripes Wave Over Sumter", "Over Two Hundred Pieces of Artillery Captured" and more (see photos). Complete in eight pages. 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. Nice conditi... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:44

$37.00
159866

BATTLE OF THE OVERPASS Ford Motor Company Dearborn Michigan Plant 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167515353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 27, 1937 * Battle of the Overpass * Ford Motor Company * Rouge plant - UAW * Dearborn, Michigan The top of the front page has a banner headline: "McCrea to Ask Warrants in Ford Riot" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Battle of the Overpass at Dearborn, Michigan. Related photos on the back page. Nice to have in a Detroit title here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:43

$40.00
159865

WINSTON CHURCHILL Arrives in Wash. D.C. & Visits White House 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946052776

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, December 23, 1941 * Prime Minister Winston Churchill * Arrives in Washington D.C. * Visits the White House w/ FDR * Post attack on Pearl Harbor - WWII The front page has a banner headline: "CHURCHILL IN U. S. FOR WAR PARLEY" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:42

$60.00
159864

EARLY AVIATION Airplanes Aviators Charles Lindbergh - Floyd Bennett 1928 PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167513398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, April 29, 1928 * Early 20th century aviators - aviation * Charles Lindbergh, Floyd Bennett & more The front page has 10 related photos regarding early aviation with some famous aviators of the time including Charles Lindbergh, Floyd Bennett, Baron Von Huenefeld and more. Nice for display. Other topic throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine with a small piece torn away, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:40

$33.00
159863

REBECCA LATIMER FELTON 1st Woman U.S. Senator Appointed 1922 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946048415

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1922 * Rebecca Latimer Felton * White supremacist & Democrat * 1st United States Woman senator * Historic political item The front page has a one column heading: "GEORGIA WOMAN, 87, IS NAMED AS SENATOR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st United States female senator being officially chosen. A historic item on the beginnings of Women in politics. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:30

$45.00
159862

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167507255

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends * Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page of this section has a banner headline: "AS BEER FLOWS IN, THE REPEAL FIGHT GROWS" with subhead, related photo and map. (see) This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete section 8 only with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:29

$92.00
159861

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Post Election Trip to WASHINGTON DC White House 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946047192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C. The front page has the following one column headings that include: "The Presidential Progress" "The Ovations and Speeches En Route from Albany to New York" "Meagre Decorations And Display" and more. (see) Lengthy text . Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:27

$52.00
159860

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers EXECUTIONS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946046044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES. Pennsylvania, April 22, 1943 * re. The famous Doolittle raid of Japan * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * Realization of Japanese executions The front page has a nice banner headline: "TOKIO THREATENS TO EXECUTE ALL U. S. FLIERS FORCED DOWN IN RAIDS ON JAPAN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. This was when it was first reported that the Japanese had executed some American airmen that were captured during the Doolittle raid. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:25

$52.00
159859

HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM Mount Scopus Israel DEDICATION 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167503966

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1925 * Hebrew University of Jerusalem dedication * Israel - Jewish - Jews - Palestine - Mount Scopus The front page has one column headings: "BALFOUR DEDICATES HEBREW UNIVERSITY" "Tells 8,000 Jews That Its Opening Is a New Epoch in Culture in the East" "URGES ARABS TO COOPERATE" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: The cornerstone for the university was laid in 1918, and, seven years later, on April 1, 1925, the Hebrew University campus on Mount Scopus of Jerusalem was opened at a gala ceremony attended by the leaders of the Je... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:23

$47.00
159843

2nd BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945843743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 18, 1864 * Second Battle of Petersburg * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Gettysburg two week away Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S ARMY" "The Capture of Petersburg Officially Announced" "Retreat of the Rebels Across the Appomattox" "The Whole Army Closing in Around Petersburg" & more. The bkpg. has: "Mr. Lincoln In Phila." "What the President Did & Said at the Great Sanitary Fair" "He Makes a Little Speech, Cracks a Little Joke...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:16

$29.00
159842

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945843436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 * The death of Elvis Presley * Great issue from his hometown * Considerable details and photos This 50 page issue has nice headlines which include: "A Lonely Life Ends on Elvis Presley Boulevard" and other related subheads, and includes front page photos of "Elvis last year" and "Elvis in the beginning." The inside has: "The Beginnings of a King", "The King Will Live Forever As Legend of Rock 'n Roll", and "Elvis Dies Quickly at Graceland After Suffering Heart Failure", along with a full page of photos headed: "The Life of a True Legend as Seen Through a Lens." Terrific to have this first report from the city where he died. Bit of minor ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:14

$38.00
159841

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Robert E. Lee Attacks BEGINS Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167229796

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 1, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor begins * Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Highly Important Dispatches from Gen. Grant" "Seven Miles from Richmond" "Repulse of the Enemy" "They Attempt to turn Grant's Left" "The New Siege of Richmond" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:12

$28.00
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
159839

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Peace Conference Dispatches Signed 1865 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167228460

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 11, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln dispatches * Closing months of Civil War Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The Peace Conference" "Message from President Lincoln" "A Full And Complete History" "How the Conference was Brought About" "The Hampton Roads Interview" "The Inflexible Position of the President" "Mr. Seward's Account Of The Affair". Contains eleven dispatches and letters signed in type: A. Lincoln, plus one by Jefferson Davis, and two by U.S. Grant.. Other heads include: "Great Cavalry Campaign" "An Extraordinary Movement Through the Cotton Gulf States" "Gen. Thomas & Gen. Wilson in Command" "Montgomery, Selma, Mobile" "The Army of the Potom... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:09

$31.00
159838

BATTLE OF NASHVILLE & First Fort Fisher Wilmington NC 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945842462

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 29, 1864 * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee * William T. Sherman's march to the sea Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "The Attack On Fort Fisher" "Bombardment On Christmas Day" "The Flag of the Fort Captured" "THE WAR IN TENNESSEE" "The Fruits Of Gen. Thomas' Great Victory" "Latest From Sherman" "A New Movement On Foot" "Expedition into Southwestern Georgia" "Branchville the Next Point to Fall" and more (see). Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:08

$31.00
159837

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Post Inauguration Administration Takes Control 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167227352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln's administration settles in Among the first column heads are several relating to Abraham Lincoln's inauguration: "Interesting Debate on the Inaugural Address" "Messrs. Wigfall & Mason Consider it a Declaration of War" "Mr. Douglas Again in the President's Defence" "The Diplomatic Corps Introduced at the White House" "Growing Union Sentiment In Virginia". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, various tape mends throughout mostly discrete, some wear at margins.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:07

$35.00
159836

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945841224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the many front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S MARCH" "The Movement Upon Branchville" 'Feeble Resistance of the Enemy" "A Movement Upon Char4leston" "General Alarm of The Enemy" "The Peace Question" "All doubts of 'The Failure' Subsiding" "Peace Through Successful War" and more. Eight pages, some foxing & light damp staining, two inked marks on the ftpg.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:06

$26.00
159835

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Coastal March & Abraham Lincoln PEACE Meeting 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167225098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln peace meeting * William T. Sherman victory march Among the front page items concerning the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S NEW CAMPAIGN" "His Army on the March for Eight Days" "Charleston, Augusta, Branchville" "Rebel Solicitude & Speculations as to the Campaign" "The Peace Conference" "Interview of the Union & Rebel Authorities at Fortress Monroe" "News From Rebel Sources" and more. Eight pages, 3 small inked marks in the first column, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:04

$30.00
159834

J.E.B. STUART Killed at Yellow Tavern & Spotsylvania1864 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167223969

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 16, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House w/ map * J.E.B. Stuart killed at Battle of Yellow Tavern Among the ftpg. one column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT ! " Lee's Army on the Right Bank of the Po" "Sheridan's Brilliant Operations" "General J.E.B. Stuart Defeated & Killed" "Sketch of Stuart" "The Rebels Sally Forth and are Gallantly Repulsed" "Sheridan's Junction With Butler" "Scenes on the Battle Field" and more. Page 8 is mostly taken up with a huge map headed: "HOW GRANT IS TAKING RICHMOND". Attached to the back is the "Supplement To The Herald". Ten pages, damp staining to the top one-third, otherwise good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:02

$36.00
159833

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Last Stand Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167222662

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, July 9, 1876 * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn The top o f the front page has many one column heads on the most significant battle of the Indian War period from after the Civil War, including: "THE CUSTER MASSACRE" "Official Report of the Engagement Which Resulted in so Overwhelming a Disaster--The Sioux in Strong Force" "The Brave and Daring Custer Evidently Counted Without his Host--Reno's Narrow Escape--Preparations for Revenge" "Position and Condition of Crook's Forces--The Indians Uneasy--Don Camcron's Communication--Sketch of General Custer" These column heads are followed by extensive reporting on ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 08:00

$240.00
159832

NATHAN HALE HANGING Hanged Revolutionary War American Soldier 1776 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167221561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, December 2, 1776 * Hanging of Nathan Hale - American Revolutionary War * "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country" fame The front page has an exceedingly significant--albeit brief & inconspicuous--report of an event known by any student of American history. In a letter dated Sept. 23 from New York is: "...Yesterday we hanged an officer of the Provincials who came as a spy...". Noting that this letter is dated "From New York Island, Sept. 23", and with the records verifying that Nathan Hale was hanged on Sept. 22 in New York, it is very obvious that this "officer of the Provincials" was Nathan Hale although not mentioned by ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:58

$620.00
159831

ELVIS PRESLEY King of Rock-N-Roll United States ARMY Duty 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945839210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 23, 1958 * Elvis Presley leaves for United States Army duty Elvis Presley was certainly one of the most notable names of the early rock & roll era. Page 25 has a one column heading: "Elvis Parks Skates, Cars for GI Life" with related photo. See images for text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:57

$77.00
159830

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167219964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August, 1815 * Illustrated ship advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat, a stage coach, and at least ten illustrated ship ads. Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally in nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:56

$25.00
159829

Best DENVER BRONCOS John Elway Terrell Davis Super Bowl XXXII 1998 CO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167218677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DENVER POST, Denver, Colorado, January 25, 1998 * Denver Broncos win Super Bowl XXXII over the Green Bay Packers * John Elway & Terrell Davis * This is the "Extra" Edition printed on the day of the Super Bowl This 4 page newspaper contains news of the Denver Broncos finally winning the Super Bowl with John Elway as their leader. The front page has the bold and emphatic: "FINALLY!", with a large color photo showing John Elway with a raised fist. The back page has a very nice team photo. Additional photos and coverage are found on pages 2 and 3. Complete is 4 pages and in very good condition (see images). Great to have in a Denver newspaper printed on the same day as the game. wiki... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:53

$26.00
159828

BATTLE OF DARBYTOWN ROAD Richmond VA & Abraham Lincoln 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167217877

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, October 10, 1864 * Battle of Darbytown and New Market Roads * Richmond-Petersburg Campaign * Abraham Lincoln Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "RICHMOND", "Particulars of the Desperate Rebel Attack on the 7th", "Our Cavalry Overwhelmed & Drives Back, Losing Eight Guns", "The Attack Upon General Burney's Corps", "He Retrieves the Disaster", "The Rout of the enemy Complete", "The Rebels Driven Into the Inner Defences of Richmond", "The Rebel Military Situation", "Important Success of the Union Troops in Louisiana" and more. Also a brief first column dispatch signed by the President: A. Lincoln. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:52

$28.00
159827

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves Baseball 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167214781

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 6, 1958 * 1958 World Series of baseball (game 4) * New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves The front page has a three column heading: "Spahn Blanks Yankees, 3-0" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 13 & 14) with loads text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the 1957 Series, with the New York Yankees beating the defending champion Milwaukee Braves in seven games for their eighteenth title, and their seventh in ten years. With that victory, the Yankees became only the second... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:47

$38.00
159826

Great IRISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE Republican Army ENDS Ceasefire in 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372167213641

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1921 * Irish War of Independence truce * Irish Republican Army * Éamon de Valera The front page has a nice banner headline: "TRUCE IN IRELAND DECLARED, TO BEGIN ON MONDAY AT NOON; DE VALERA AGREES TO MEET LLOYD GEORGE ON PEACE TERMS; DUBLIN CROWDS CHEER BRITISH COMMANDER AND UNIONISTS" with subheads. Early 1st report coverage on the official end of the Irish War of independence. Nice for display here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:45

$42.00
159825

Best JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 Old Cleveland Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945834932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, Ohio, Sept. 21, 1881 * President James S. Garfield death * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features a nice portrait headed; "James A. Garfield" who was assassinated some weeks prior and died on Sept. 19. First column heads relate to his death and the news from across the country, the stack taking nearly three-quarters of the first column (see) . Nice to have this report in a newspaper from Garfield's home state, and not far from his home in Mentor, Ohio. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, black borders on all pages, two folds with dirtiness along the folds, otherwise rather good.

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:42

$45.00
159824

Rare WAR OF 1812 Military United States U.S. ARMY Original 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945834298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, March 29, 1814 * Printed exclusively to report on the War of 1812 The entire front page is taken up with a continuation of "Documents" explaining the causes of the failure of the American military on the northern frontier. Included are documents signed by: Isaac Shelby, W. Hampton, & John; Armstrong. These reports carry over to page 2. Other reports within include: "Grand Naval Challenge" which takes nearly a; full page and include letters signed: S. Decatur and Thos. M. Hardy. Also "Rattlesnake and Enterprize" "which is a very detailed account it their 8 week cruise; "Now For the Tug of War!" "From Bermuda" "General Court-Martial" and more. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/4... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 07:38

$38.00
159823

JACKIE ROBINSON 1st Negro MLB Baseball Player Dodgers HATE MAIL 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166653103

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1947 * Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers * 1st Negro MLB baseball player The sport's section (page 16) has one column headings: "ROBINSON REVEALS WRITTEN THREATS" Dodgers' Negro Star Told in Anonymous Letters to 'Get Out of Baseball'" See images for text here. This event was mentioned in the blockbuster movie "42". Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very ... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:21

$58.00
159822

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bellyache Heard Round the World" 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945536140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1925 * Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery ? * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Is Resting Well After Operation; Will Be Out of Game Two More Weeks" (see) Coverage on the famous surgery for reasons not officially known at the start of the 1925 baseball season. Nice to have in this title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, light toning, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: During spring training in 1925, Ruth fell ill, and returned to New York for what was reported as stomach surgery. Ruth's ailment was dubbed "the bellyache heard r... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:17

$42.00
159821

NIXON NITRATION WORKS DISASTER at Edison NJ New Jersey Explosion 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166649863

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1924 * Nixon Nitration Works explosion * Edison, New Jersey The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20 KILLED, 100 INJURED AND 12 MISSING IN NIXON, N.J., EXPLOSION WHICH WRECKS 40 BUILDINGS AND IS FELT 50 MILES AWAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Nixon Nitration Works disaster at Edison, New Jersey. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:16

$42.00
159820

PAUL VON HINDENBURG Elected President of Germany Pre Adolph Hitler1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945534261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1925 * Paul von Hindenburg * 1st election as president of Germany * 1st report w/ photo The top of the front page has a five column headline: "VON HINDENBURG IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF GERMANY; BEATS MARX, REPUBLICAN LEADER, BY 887,000 VOTES; TWO KILLED AND MANY INJURED IN RIOTING AT POLLS" with several subheads and photo of Hindenburg (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage. 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 36 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:14

$45.00
159819

ABBEVILLE Henry County Jail Alabama NEGRO Lynching Hanging Mob 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945533571

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). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 5, 1937 * Wesley Johnson Negro lynching * Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Acts to Impeach Sheriff After Alabama Lynching" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Wes Johnson at Abbeville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice conditi... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:13

$42.00
159818

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945532283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal beginning * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice four column headline: "AMERICANS HOLD GROUND IN SOLOMONS; 'OUTPUNCH' COUNTER -ATTACKING FOE; NAZIS PLUNGE DEEPER INTO CAUCASUS" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:09

$47.00
159817

CHICAGO CUBS Win NL Baseball MLB Pennant Last World Series Year 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166644758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1935 * Chicago Cubs win NL pennant * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline: "Cubs Clinch National League Pennant and Will Meet Tigers in World Series" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the 1935 Chicago Cubs winning the National League pennant. They would face the Detroit Tigers in the World Series in which they lost. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & l... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:07

$45.00
159815

EARLY Rare 17th Century 347 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1670 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372166480941

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, February 9, 1670 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 3/4 by 11 1/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 11:13

$47.00
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