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Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Abolition Movement w/ JOHN BROWN Hanging Death 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391060627922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL ANTI-SLAVERY STANDARD, New York, Dec. 17, 1859 * Rare abolitionism title * re. John Brown's hanging Page 2 has: "The Burial Of John Brown" "The Passage of the Body to North Elba" "The funeral" with the reporting taking over half the page. Also: "John Brown's Remains in Philadelphia" with an editorial: "The Voice of Blood". Four pages, margin tears, generally good condition. Great to have this John Brown content in an anti-slavery newspaper.

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Ends March 21, 2015 14:04

$57.00
130086

ANTI SLAVERY SPEECH William Lloyd Garrison Manifesto1860 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391048717408

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1860 * William Lloyd Garrison speech * American Anti-Slavery Society Page 2 has an article headed: "Manifesto Of Wm. Lloyd Garrison" "The Pendant of Keitt's Southern View" "No Union With Slaveholders" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor irregularity along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 08, 2015 15:51

$32.00
129968

BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK Springfield MO Ben McCulloch Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391045670138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 5, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek * Springfield MO Missouri Among the many war-related column heads are: "A Civil War Wanted at Our Doors" "The Effect of the Abolition of Slavery Upon the North--Henry Clay's Opinion" "The War In Missouri! Visit to the Battle Field Near Springfield" "Highly Important From Missouri--Gen. Fremont Declares Martial Law in the State" "Rebel Account" "From the Rebel Capital" "Movements of Mrs. Lincoln" and much more. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery cou... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2015 08:12

$38.00
130556

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & Radicalism Abolition Presidential Campaign 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391066100255

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 6, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln about to become President * Presidential campaign that would divide the nation Page 6 has an editorial headed: "Lincoln's Radicalism Proved--His Obedience to the Abolition Idea" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little spine wear, nice.

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Ends March 04, 2015 08:35

$29.00
129844

AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY w/ William Lloyd Garrison MEETING 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391040735250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 10, 1860 * American Anti-Slavery Society meeting * William Lloyd Garrison speech Pages 2 & 3 have a reporting headed: "The American Anti-Slavery Society" "The Republican Party Defended and Denounced--Disunion Speech by Mr. Garrison..." Text takes up over 5 columns total. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2015 11:37

$36.00
129789

PARSON BROWNLOW Tennessee Politician SLAVERY Slaves 1858 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391039850992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 11, 1858 * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow * American slavery - slaves Page 5 has: "The Slavery Debate" which begins: "The Slavery debate was continued this evening, Parson Brownlow was obliged to have his argument read...replied to the chief abolition argument 'That man cannot hold his fellow man in bondage'..." with much more (see). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2015 10:10

$34.00
129786

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Arlington National Cemetery Created 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391039848678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, July 15, 1864 * Rare anti-slavery title w/ great masthead * Arlington National Cemetery creation This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by William Lloyd Garrison, featuring a terrific masthead with 3 vignettes including a slave auction and slaves being emancipated (see). Among the articles are: "Radical Ingratitude" "Copperheads" "The Position of the Fremonters" and so much more including reports on the Civil War. But certainly the most significant item is an inconspicuous report at the top of page 3: "Gen. Lee's Land" which essentially announces the creation of what we now know as Arlington National Cemetery. Bits include: "A happy thought has occurred to the ... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2015 10:06

$196.00
129513

ANNA ELIZABETH DICKINSON Anti- Slavery & Women's Suffrage DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371237589757

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1932 * Anna Elizabeth Dickinson death * Anti slavery - Women's rights Page 19 has one column headlines: "ANNA E. DICKINSON, SLAVERY FOE, DEAD" "Had Been Hoping to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next Friday Until Just Before End" "Woman's Rights Champion" and more with photo. (see) See images for 1st report coverage on the death of Ann Elizabeth Dickinson, advocate for the abolition of slavery and for Women's suffrage. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light browning, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2015 14:28

$42.00
129391

BOTANY BAY AUSTRALIA Admiral Arthur Phillip & African Slave Trade 1788 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030678794

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE London, April, 1788 * Botany Bay, Australia * Admiral Arthur Phillip * Northern plantations act to discourage the slave trade Within this issue is a report concerning Commodore Phillips at Botany Bay reading: "The Botany fleet arrived at the Cape on the 13th of October, after a passage from Rio de Janeiro of only five weeks & four days. Commodore Phillips, after supplying the ships with sea stores, means to purchase live stock of every kind the country affords & then to proceed in a direct course to the place of is destination, unless driven by stress of weather to alter it." (see photo). This report coincides with the historical record which indicates Philli... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 12:11

$95.00
129264

Very Rare 1852 FREDERICK DOUGLASS NEWSPAPER North Star Slavery Slaves Abolition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030570901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FREDERICK DOUGLASS' PAPER, Rochester, New York, August 13, 1852 We are pleased to offer this exceedingly rare--and highly desirable--newspaper by the famed Frederick Douglass, this being a volume five issue. This weekly title is the continuation of his newspaper "North Star" which began in 1847. Among the various articles in this issue are those headed "The Free Colored People's Convention" "Light In The South" "Free Soil Convention" "Second Anti-Slavery Festival" "A Nut for the Abolitionists" "Counterpart to Uncle Tom" "Practical Abolitionism" "No Repeal of the Fugitive Slave Law" "Abolition at the South" "Celebration of West India Emancipation" and much more. This complete, four page issue was... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 09:42

$7,450.00
129163

CIVIL WAR END Hunt for Jeffersonh Davis & Soldiers Marching Home 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371237324009

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1865 * Hunt for Jefferson Davis * Union soldiers marching home\ * Abraham Lincoln murder trial Among the one column heads on the follow-up events to the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT PROCLAMATIONS" "The Belligerent Rights of the Rebels at the End" "All Nations Warned Against Harboring Their Privateers" "Restoration of Law in the State of Virginia" "The Flight Of Jeff Davis" "His Capture Probable" "Important Session of the Anti-Slavery Society" "Speeches of Wendell Phillips, William Lloyd Garrison, Mrs. Harper, Geo. Thompson & Others" Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin wear inside & a small hole to the back leaf, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2015 07:00

$30.00
128779

Rare 17th Century ENGLAND 1649 Newsbook During English Civil War King Charles I


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391015009604

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MODERATE INTELLIGENCER: Impartially Communicating Martial Affaires to the Kingdome of ENGLAND, April 18, 1649 * Rare mid-17th century periodical * English Civil War This newsbook, a predecessor of today's newspaper and published during the English Civil War, supported the abolition of the monarchy and welcomed the beheading of King Charles I. This was somewhat of a transitional periodical between pamphlets & newspapers, but defined specifically as a periodical by having a set period of issuance, being consecutively numbered, and dated on a regular interval. This is issue #213 of this title. Being from the English Civil War period it is not surprising that much of the content within is ... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2015 06:52

$485.00
128587

Rare 1844 ANTI SLAVERY Boston MA Old Newspaper EMANCIPATOR - Slaves Abolition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371216923006

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EMANCIPATOR AND WEEKLY CHRONICLE, Boston, May 8, 1844 Although the anti-slavery movement is its focus, there is much other content as well. Articles include: "Insanity Among the Colored Population of the Free States" "Right Abolition" "Van Buren Against Texas" "Tyler & Texas" "Further From the Convention" "The Texas Treaty" "The Case of John L. Brown" "Texan Puzzles" "A Fugitive Reclaimed" & much more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2015 10:14

$46.00
128530

THE BARBARISM OF SLAVERY Charles Sumner Speech 1860 Pre Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371215598528

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1860 * Barbarism of slavery speech * Senator Charles Sumner A great issue on the famous "barbarism of slavery" speech by Senator Charles Sumner on June 4, 1860, some four years after being beaten by fellow Congressman Preston Brooks for slandering his cousin in an impassioned anti-slavery speech in 1856. Returning after four years of absence & recuperation from the attack, this lengthy speech was delivered on the floor of the Senate. Coverage of his speech is found on pages 4 & 5, headed: "Mr. Sumner's Speech" with some comment on it, then further down the page is portions of the actual text of his speech, with some paraphrasing. Portions include: "Mr. Sumner (R... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2015 14:01

$68.00
128394

FREDERICK DOUGLASS Anti Slavery Speech & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371210675851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1865 * Closing events of the Civil War * Frederick Douglass speech Although the front page has reports headed: "From Richmond--A View of Gen. Lee--Arrests--The Negroes--Our Soldiers", the prime content is found on page 2 with: "The Anti-Slavery Society" "Exciting Debate and Final Action on Mr. Garrison's Resolution of Dissolution" "The Society Votes to Live, by the Vote of 118 to 48" "Address of Anna E. Dickinson, Senator Wilson, William Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass, Wendell Phillips, and Others" with this coverage taking over 3 1/2 columns. One of the subheads is: "Speech of Fred. Douglass" with the text of his speech (see), in which he advocates for th... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2015 15:42

$73.00
128005

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN & Water Spouts Doctrine Prints Plates 1788 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390984834744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1788 * Benjamin Franklin on water spouts * Post Revolutionary War era Perhaps the most interesting article is: "Dr. Lindsay on Dr. Franklin's Doctrine of Water-spouts" which comments on Ben Franklin's work (see for portions). This article takes 2 1/2 pages and one of the plates includes prints of various water spouts (see). An article: "Edict in Favour of America, Issued at Paris" begins: "While the British court are endeavouring in some measure to discourage the American trade, the French are pursuing the quite contrary policy..." with more (see) taking more than a full page. Among other items of interest in this magazine are: "Original L... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2014 12:25

$58.00
127972

Abraham Lincoln EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Pro Confederate Civil War 62 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390981718016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 24, 1862 * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln * Rare pro Confederate title Given the focus of this controversial newspaper, being supportive of the Southern cause while publishing in the North, it is particularly noteworthy that this issue contains on page five the Emancipation Proclamation whereby President Lincoln would free the slaves on January 1 of the coming year. The introductory subheads would be of no surprise as well: "The 'Irrepressible Conflict' upon Us--President Lincoln Succumbs to the Radical Abolitionists--Seward's Letter to the European Governments Carried Out--Four Millions of Blacks turned Loose upon the Country--Th... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2014 11:18

$415.00
127314

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address 1862 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371174663847

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 2, 1862 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address Almost the entire front page is taken up with Abraham Lincoln's state-of-the-union address, with ftpg. heads including: "THE MESSAGE" "Annual Report of the President on the State of the Nation" "New Plan of the President for the Emancipation of Slaves" "Abolition of Slavery A.D. 1900" "The Indian Troubles" and more (see). The lengthy text includes in part: "...Without slavery, the rebellion could have never existed; without slavery, it could not continue..." and near the end is: "Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history...The fiery trial through which we pass will light us down in honor or d... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2014 12:32

$95.00
125581

John C. Fremont EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln SLAVES 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390910769626

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 16, 1861 * John C. Fremont's controversial "Emancipation Proclamation" Certainly the most notable content is the front page "Proclamation of Major General Fremont" issued from St. Louis, Aug. 31, 1861, and the response by President Lincoln. In late August 1861. Fremont placed all of Missouri under martial law believing that slavery aided the guerrillas and that a direct strike at that institution would crush them. He issued his own "emancipation proclamation", declaring Missouri's slaves free, without informing President Lincoln. See the photos for the full text. This act, of course, far exceeded the authority of his position. When he found out what Fremont had ... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2014 11:39

$68.00
125549

BATTLE OF SHILOH Tennessee & Slavery Abolished in D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390910190598

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * Ulysses S. Grant's official report * Slavery abolished in D.C. The first column on the ftpg. has many Civil War heads including: "Grant's Official Report of the Battle at Pittsburgh Landing" "The Fighting on the Second Day Commenced by Our Forces" "Gen. Grant's Correspondence with Beauregard" "A Cavalry Reconnaissance on the Corinth Road" "Additional List of Wounded" "Commodore Foote & Gen. Pope at Fort Pillow" and more. Nearly a full column is taken up with General Grant's official report with accompanying documents, signed in type by him: U. S. Grant (see photos for portions), plus other documents which are si... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2014 15:24

$79.00
124350

Anti-ABRAHAM LINCOLN Letter Pro Confederate 1861 Civil War Columbus OH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390873970061

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 30, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * Beginning of the Civil War Among the ftpg. reports are: 'Repudiation Repudiated" "Redpath and the Negroes!" "Sensible at Last" "Death of Gen. Stokely". Page 2 has: "Letter From Kentucky, to Abraham Lincoln..." which is interesting reading, beginning: "You are a native-born Kentuckian--your heart must indeed by callous & your sensibilities hardened if you feel no pride nor affection for the Commonwealth that gave you birth...You are nominally the President of the United States, in reality the President of the non-slaveholding portion of the late Union..." & much more (see photos for portions). Also on the inside pages... See More  

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Ends July 27, 2014 15:18

$43.00
122941

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina FREDERICKSBURG Lee1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390840622986

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Dec. 19, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Battle of Fredericksburg * Robert E. Lee victorious 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. includes a letter from a soldier at Camp French, with some nice details (see for portions). Also on the ftpg. are "The Palmyra Massacre" which is over a full column; and "Peace" and a few other items. Pgs. 2 & 3 have much more on the Civil War including: "Official Report of Gen... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2014 14:53

$267.00
119312

ROTHSCHILDS Buy Jerusalem Israel JUDAICA Jews Jewish 1829 Baltimore MD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 370972101572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, November 28, 1829 * The Rothschilds buy Jerusalem One of the articles within is headed: "Jerusalem" with the text beginning: "There is a report that the Rothschilds have purchased Jerusalem! We see nothing improbable that, in the pecuniary distress of the sultan..." with more, & ending with: "...The sultan is in great difficulty--Baron Rothschild was proceeding to Constantinople & a second rebuilding of the temple is not among the most strange things expected in these strange times, by some of the Jews." (see). Among the other reports in this issue are: "Washington Monument" "Locomotive Carriages" "Texas" "Mexico--Total Abolition of Slavery" and much mor... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2014 07:20

$44.00
118744

Charles Sumner Anti-Slavery Speech THE BARBARISM OF SLAVERY 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 370956239602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1860 * "The Barbarism of Slavery" speech * Charles Sumner Just a few days following Charles Sumner's historic & impassioned anti-slavery speech "the barbarism of slavery", reaction from fellow Congressmen is reported in this newspaper. One article: "The Republican Press on Sumner's Speech" has near the beginning: "...all agree in opinion about Sumner's speech...With singular unanimity they deprecate its tone, though they do not repudiate its principles....for they believe, with Sumner, that slavery is an evil and a sin, & they belong to a party which is organized to abolish it..." with much more. (see) Page 3 has an article reacting to Sumner's speech as well (se... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2014 13:52

$52.00
118138

FREDERICK DOUGLASS Anti-Slavery Society & Sam Houston Proclamation1843 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390695640252

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, June 3, 1843 * Abolitionist Frederick Douglass * Samuel Houston - Texas president The most significant item is a report headed: "American Anti-Slavery Society" with a report of the meeting, bits including: "...The report took a wide review of all the public questions being upon the topic on slavery. ..The most remarkable occurrence in the meeting was a speech by a fugitive slave, Fred. Douglass, who told the meeting, what we have always supposed to be true, that the slaves of the South were taught to know, that movements touching the abolition of slavery were going on at the north, mainly by the fury and denunciations of their masters...The speech of Dou... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2013 09:21

$55.00
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