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Nice WINSLOW HOMER Dad's Coming Woodblock PRINT Harper's Weekly 1873 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372645092280

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 1, 1873 * One of Winslow Homer's most popular Although there are many fine prints in this issue, likely the most desired is the very nice full page by Winslow Homer: "Dad's Coming". Front full page Thomas Nast illustration of "Tammany Hall Will Whip Creation This Fall." Inside are two 1/2 page illustration pertaining to "The Manufacture of Iron" including "...Filling the Furnace" and "...Carting Away the Scorle."Full page illustration of "The Manufacture of Iron - Tapping the Furnace." Full page illustration of "New York Harbor, As Seen From the Brooklyn Tower of the Suspension Bridge." 1/2 page illustration of "An Aurochs Hunt By the Lake Dwellers." Complete in 16 pages, never boun... See More  

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Ends April 11, 2019 07:38

$299.99
171477

OUTLAW FRANK JAMES Jesse Gang re. Surrender & Future on Stage ? 1882 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372626308136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 10, 1882 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse gang fame * To travel on stage ? Page 5 begins with over a full column headed: "FRANK JAMES' FUTURE" "Quotations from the Statutes Relative to State Requisitions" "Gov. Crittenden in a Position to Act in Accordance with His Alleged Promise to the Bandit--The Federal Laws on the Subject Afford the Outlaw No Protection". Included also is: A Theatrical Proposition to Frank James", to exploit his notoriety on the stage. Frank James with the brother of Jesse & a member of the James Gang of outlaws. He surrendered to officials a few days prior. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 20, 2019 07:28

$34.99
170720

Great BASEBALL GAME Harper's Weekly 1870 PRINT Cincinnati Red Stockings 1ST LOSS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392238459644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1870 * Early baseball action print Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the upper half of a doublepage centerfold which shows an expansive view of a baseball game in progress, between the Brooklyn Atlantics and the Cincinnati Red Stockings. The caption reads: "Base Ball.--The Match Between the 'Red Stockings' and the 'Atlantics' " In this historic game the Atlantics defeated the Red Stockings 8-7. The victory by the Brooklyn team snapped the 84 game winning streak by the Red Stockings, which began the year prior. A report about the Red Stockings' tour against various New York teams appears on another page. A nice print of one of the most famous baseball matches of the 19th ce... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:43

$195.00
171254

EARLY BASEBALL Post Civil War Cincinnati Red Stockings REDS PRINT 1869 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392253373480

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 3, 1869 * Very early baseball team illustration * Cincinnati Red Stockings - Reds The front page features an article on "Henry J. Raymond" with a large illustration of him. A fullpage illustration "Peace - Finale, Boston, June, 1869". Perhaps the best print is a very nice half page: 'The Picked Nine of the Red Stocking Baseball Club, Cincinnati' showing ten players in uniform with some equipment. Another half-page illustration is the "Farewell Dinner to Hon. A. G. Curtin, at the Academy of Music, Philadelphia, June 12, 1869". Half of a centerfold: 'View of the City of Boston, Massachusetts, from the South' is very displayable plus 'International Regatta - The Harvard Crew Training o... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2019 08:33

$184.99
170155

CHRISTMAS Print Thomas Nast SANTA CLAUS 1873 Harper's Weekly - Children Dreams


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372575096314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 4, 1873 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Certainly the most notable print is the great doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast captioned: "The Same Old Christmas Story Over Again" showing two kids sleeping amongst their dreams. Santa Claus with his bag of toys is here as well. There are many other prints in the issue but they pale in comparison to this great centerfold. And This issue was never bound nor trimmed, with wider margins than normal, no binding holes at the central fold. The condition of this Nast print is terrific.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:54

$255.00
170154

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392220633846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1874 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas This is just the front leaf of this issue, which features a terrific & very desirable Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep." Nast Santa Claus prints are much in demand as he is credited with creating the modern "jolly" version of Santa. Very nice condition, light browning at the margin edges, very displayable.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:53

$186.00
170135

CHRISTMAS Prints Thomas Nast SANTA CLAUS Harper's Weekly 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392220624062

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 30, 1876 * Santa Claus - Christmas * Thomas Nast print The full front page shows: "Christmas-Eve In A Light House". Inside has a fullpg: "Christmas Eve--Getting Ready For Santa Claus" "Christmas In A Fishing Smack" and a few others. But the prime Christmas print has to be the very nice full page Thomas Nast print: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas" showing a child hanging a Christmas stocking at the fireplace, with a cameo print of Santa Claus in the fireplace screen. Nast is noted for creating the modern-day version of Santa Claus. Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed with wider margins than normal, minimal margin wear, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2019 15:31

$120.00
170480

Great BASEBALL GAME Harper's Weekly 1870 PRINT Cincinnati Red Stockings 1ST LOSS


eBay Auction Item # 392231525425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1870 * Early baseball action print Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the upper half of a doublepage centerfold which shows an expansive view of a baseball game in progress, between the Brooklyn Atlantics and the Cincinnati Red Stockings. The caption reads: "Base Ball.--The Match Between the 'Red Stockings' and the 'Atlantics' " In this historic game the Atlantics defeated the Red Stockings 8-7. The victory by the Brooklyn team snapped the 84 game winning streak by the Red Stockings, which began the year prior. A report about the Red Stockings' tour against various New York teams appears on another page. A nice print of one of the most famous baseball matches of the 19th ce... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2019 07:27

$174.99
169715

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer EXECUTION Hanging 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556588438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 19, 1932 * Harry Powers execution - hanging * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia The front page has a great banner headline: "HANG BLUEBEARD KILLER OF 5" with subheads. Nice for display. Photo of Powers is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:42

$52.00
169909

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392215159234

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1874 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas This is just the front leaf of this issue, which features a terrific & very desirable Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep." Nast Santa Claus prints are much in demand as he is credited with creating the modern "jolly" version of Santa. Very nice condition, light browning at the margin edges, very displayable.

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Ends January 21, 2019 07:25

$174.99
169908

CHRISTMAS Prints Thomas Nast SANTA CLAUS Harper's Weekly 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372567465444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 30, 1876 * Santa Claus - Christmas * Thomas Nast print The full front page shows: "Christmas-Eve In A Light House". Inside has a fullpg: "Christmas Eve--Getting Ready For Santa Claus" "Christmas In A Fishing Smack" and a few others. But the prime Christmas print has to be the very nice full page Thomas Nast print: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas" showing a child hanging a Christmas stocking at the fireplace, with a cameo print of Santa Claus in the fireplace screen. Nast is noted for creating the modern-day version of Santa Claus. Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed with wider margins than normal, minimal margin wear, very nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2019 07:21

$99.99
169907

CHRISTMAS Print Thomas Nast SANTA CLAUS 1873 Harper's Weekly - Children Dreams


eBay Auction Item # 392215152398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 4, 1873 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Certainly the most notable print is the great doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast captioned: "The Same Old Christmas Story Over Again" showing two kids sleeping amongst their dreams. Santa Claus with his bag of toys is here as well. There are many other prints in the issue but they pale in comparison to this great centerfold. And This issue was never bound nor trimmed, with wider margins than normal, no binding holes at the central fold. The condition of this Nast print is terrific.

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Ends January 21, 2019 07:14

$224.99
169584

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer EXECUTION Hanging 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372549158499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 19, 1932 * Harry Powers execution - hanging * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia The front page has a great banner headline: "HANG BLUEBEARD KILLER OF 5" with subheads. Nice for display. Photo of Powers is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 03, 2019 08:23

$47.00
168635

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372514843280

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2: Why are we offering an issue ... See More  

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Ends December 26, 2018 13:24

$24.00
168606

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372509241795

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2018 09:48

$24.00
168393

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392173243041

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2018 11:33

$24.00
168810

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer ARREST w/ Photos 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392183525175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 31, 1931 * re. Harry Powers arrest * Murders discovered at his house * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia The front page has a great banner headline: "SLAYER'S WIFE TELLS STORY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 2. Two related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine and a little wear on the back page.

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Ends December 07, 2018 08:59

$39.99
167966

CHRISTMAS Theme Thomas Nast Prints w/ SANTA CLAUS 1886 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392163076530

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 25, 1886 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus, as well as being a well-known political cartoonist. The entire front page is a print by Nast captioned: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas..." which includes a partial scene of Santa Claus in a framed picture. Other prints in this issue include a full page on: "The Thought Reader of Angels" by Bret Harte; a full page: "Christmas Eve--The Cousins" showing a woman on a snowy evening; a double page centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace; a full page: "Tobogganing in... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2018 14:31

$215.00
168560

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372508187862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1937. * John D. Rockefeller death (1st report) * Oil tycoon & philanthropist The front page has a great banner headline: "JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER SR. DIES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Much more on pages 2-5 with some related photos. A full back page pictorial is also nice for display. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends November 27, 2018 08:45

$89.99
168519

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer ARREST w/ Many Photos 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372507316129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 30, 1931 * re. Harry Powers arrest * Murders discovered at his house * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia The front page has a great banner headline: "FIND FIFTH BLUEBEARD VICTIM" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3 with many photos. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends November 26, 2018 13:53

$39.99
167850

Rare Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1st Presidential Election PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372481324713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 10, 1860 * Rare beardless Abraham Lincoln engraving * Election for president of the United States This is a terrific issue for display as the entire front page is taken up with a nice Winslow Homer illustration of Abraham Lincoln, beardless (see), captioned: Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809." Certainly one of the more desirable issues from the Lincoln era, from before he became president. There is other good content within this 16 page issue as well, with the doublepage centerfold containing a print captioned: "Reading the Returns of the Presidential Election." Also, an intriguing article headed "Death of Grizzly Adams", the fabled mountain man upon whom a t... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2018 14:26

$750.00
167681

Great ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth Prints 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372474944097

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * John Wilkes Booth front page The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside text articles are entitled "Abraham Lincoln", "President Johnson", "Mr. Seward", "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is shown also. Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre on the Night of April 14, 1865", one showing Booth shooting Lincoln in ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:42

$720.00
167673

Great MARK TWAIN Samuel Langhorne Clemens Duotone Cover PRINT 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392151429838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 15, 1900 See the photo for the great two-color cover portrait of "Mark Twain" as drawn by William Nicholson. The inside cover shows a photo of: "The Aldine Club Dinner to Mark Twain" and the doublepage centerfold is a great illustration captioned: "A Surprise Party to Mark Twain by his Characters" from his many books. A very displayable issue with this great Twain content. The complete issue, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:38

$125.00
167396

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination & Funeral PRINTS Illustrations 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144829306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 20, 1865 * Graphic issue on Abraham Lincoln's murder & funeral The front page has an article: "The Assassination" and another "President Lincoln's Funeral" and also includes illustrations of: "Ruins of Garrett's Barn...Where Booth Was Shot: and "Garrett's House, Where Booth Died" and: "Harold's House, Near the Washington Navy-Yard". Inside has a full page print: "President Lincoln's Funeral--Reception Of the Remains at Chicago, Illinois", and two half page prints: "President Lincoln's Funeral--Building Erected for the Reception of His Remains at Cleveland, Ohio" & "...the Catafalque at the City Hall, Chicago". Other prints within include; "President Lincoln's Former Home at Springfiel... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:41

$180.00
167757

CHRISTMAS Theme Thomas Nast Prints w/ SANTA CLAUS 1886 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392154919167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 25, 1886 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus, as well as being a well-known political cartoonist. The entire front page is a print by Nast captioned: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas..." which includes a partial scene of Santa Claus in a framed picture. Other prints in this issue include a full page on: "The Thought Reader of Angels" by Bret Harte; a full page: "Christmas Eve--The Cousins" showing a woman on a snowy evening; a double page centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace; a full page: "Tobogganing in... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2018 12:33

$199.99
167552

Rare Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1st Presidential Election PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372471956602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 10, 1860 * Rare beardless Abraham Lincoln engraving * Election for president of the United States This is a terrific issue for display as the entire front page is taken up with a nice Winslow Homer illustration of Abraham Lincoln, beardless (see), captioned: Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809." Certainly one of the more desirable issues from the Lincoln era, from before he became president. There is other good content within this 16 page issue as well, with the doublepage centerfold containing a print captioned: "Reading the Returns of the Presidential Election." Also, an intriguing article headed "Death of Grizzly Adams", the fabled mountain man upon whom a t... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2018 08:10

$699.99
167423

Great MARK TWAIN Samuel Langhorne Clemens Duotone Cover PRINT 1900 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392145402964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 15, 1900 See the photo for the great two-color cover portrait of "Mark Twain" as drawn by William Nicholson. The inside cover shows a photo of: "The Aldine Club Dinner to Mark Twain" and the doublepage centerfold is a great illustration captioned: "A Surprise Party to Mark Twain by his Characters" from his many books. A very displayable issue with this great Twain content. The complete issue, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2018 08:47

$99.99
167414

Great ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth Prints 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392145367196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * John Wilkes Booth front page The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside text articles are entitled "Abraham Lincoln", "President Johnson", "Mr. Seward", "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is shown also. Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre on the Night of April 14, 1865", one showing Booth shooting Lincoln in ... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 07:43

$699.99
167186

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination & Funeral PRINTS Illustrations 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392135770762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 20, 1865 * Graphic issue on Abraham Lincoln's murder & funeral The front page has an article: "The Assassination" and another "President Lincoln's Funeral" and also includes illustrations of: "Ruins of Garrett's Barn...Where Booth Was Shot: and "Garrett's House, Where Booth Died" and: "Harold's House, Near the Washington Navy-Yard". Inside has a full page print: "President Lincoln's Funeral--Reception Of the Remains at Chicago, Illinois", and two half page prints: "President Lincoln's Funeral--Building Erected for the Reception of His Remains at Cleveland, Ohio" & "...the Catafalque at the City Hall, Chicago". Other prints within include; "President Lincoln's Former Home at Springfiel... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2018 08:54

$169.99
166647

Rare BASEBALL Union of Morrisania Champions Team PRINT 1867 Harper's Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392126403567

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 26, 1867 * Great baseball illustration print * Union of Morrisania champions The most significant print in the issue is a nice, nearly half page print captioned: "The Champion Nine of the Union Base-Ball Club of Morrisania, New York" showing nine members of the baseball team in uniform, two members holding bats and another what appears to be a catcher's mask. There is a related article titled: "The Base-Ball Championship" on the facing page. The front page shows: "The Music of the Street--The Organ Grinder". Other prints within including: "National Cemetery at Fredericksburg, Virginia, "Laying the Cornerstone of the Soldiers' Monument at Hampton, Virgin... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2018 07:29

$89.99
166090

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106698536

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 14:56

$24.00
165996

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew Wins National Championship 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372403388621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 9, 1933 * University of Washington Huskies crew * Wins national championship in rowing * First 2000 meter title race The sport's section (page 15) has a one column heading: "Huskie Crew Defeats Yale" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the national championship in the very first 2000 meter race for the title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:26

$45.00
165265

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & Mormons PROVO Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372373340789

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 9, 1858 * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Mormons - Provo, Utah The front page features a print of: "The Steamship Austria, Burned at Sea September 13, 1858" with accompanying article plus two more full page scenes inside. Two halfpg. prints are of British Columbia: "Fort Langley, Frazer's River" and "Fort Yale and the Gold Hunter's Camp, Frazer's River". There is also a print of: "Mr. Paul Morphy in the Act of Playing Eight Games of Chess...", he being a very famous chess player. A half page is an early Mormon item: "Brigham's Shanties at Provo City", Utah. A half page shows: "Donati's Comet, as it Appeared September 30, 1858" with accompa... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2018 15:19

$79.00
165218

THEODORE ROOSEVELT Color Cover & Galveston TX HURRICANE w/ Photos 1900 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084808071

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1900 * Teddy Roosevelt * Galveston, Texas hurricane Certainly the best feature of this issue is the nice full front page print (in two colors) captioned: "Theodore Roosevelt" which is very nice for display, and from just after his successes in the Spanish-American War. Also within this issue are photos of the "Hurricane at Galveston" "The Strike of the Pennsylvania Coal Miners" and other prints & photos. The doublepage centerfold is a political satire of William J. Bryan as William Tell. Complete in 24 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:02

$89.00
165779

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew Wins National Championship 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372395503609

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 9, 1933 * University of Washington Huskies crew * Wins national championship in rowing * First 2000 meter title race The sport's section (page 15) has a one column heading: "Huskie Crew Defeats Yale" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the national championship in the very first 2000 meter race for the title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good

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Ends August 15, 2018 12:02

$39.99
165036

President WILLIAM McKINLEY Inauguration Inaugural PHOTOS Prints 1897 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372363673491

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 13, 1897 * President William McKinley * Inauguration - inaugural Very rare in that this issue still contains the very decorative & colorful outer wrappers noting: "Inauguration Number 1897". The back cover has color ads for "The White Sewing Machine Co." and also: "Franco-American Soups" (see). Full ftpg. illus. shows: 'The Inauguration of President McKinley', taking the oath in front of the Capitol. Nice fullpg. shows: 'Pres. McKinley & His Cabinet' & on 'The Inaugural Procession' plus 2 more fullpg. prints on the inauguration, & the centerfold as well. Very nice fullpg: 'The Evolution of the National Capitol' from 1800 to 1897. Also fullpg: 'Early Morn... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:26

$87.00
164881

ROBERT SMALLS Negro Slave Ship Captain CSS Planter FREED Print 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392076096263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 14, 1862 * Robert Smalls, "Hero of the Planter", who would eventually go from the walls of slavery to the halls of The House of Representatives Perhaps the most notable print (with related text) is that of: "Robert Smalls, Captain of the Gun Boat 'Planter' " which includes a related article as well. As Wikipedia notes, Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who freed himself, his crew and their families from slavery by commandeering a Confederate transport ship, CSS Planter, in Charleston harbor, and sailing it from Confederate controlled waters to the U.S. blockade. His example and persuasion helped convince President Lincoln to accept African-Americ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:11

$98.00
164872

WINSLOW HOMER Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow PRINT 1874 H.W. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392076089867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 19, 1874 (with Supplement) * Famous Winslow Homer Illustration - print * "Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow" Although there are many very nice prints within this complete, 16 page issue, by far the most desired is the very nice full page print by Winslow Homer titled: "Flirting on the Sea-Shore, and on the Meadow" which is in nice condition. Also included in this issue is a nice full front page by Frank Church: "A Village Public School--The Young Orator", a full page with 2 prints: "A Chief Forbidding the Passage of a Train Through His Country" and "Scalp Dance" under the major caption of: "Sketches of Indian Warfare" (see). There is also a large ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:00

$195.00
164839

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372351506995

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2018 07:55

$24.00
164719

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352037

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886 * Great 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:54

$275.00
165098

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & Mormons PROVO Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372365404269

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 9, 1858 * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Mormons - Provo, Utah The front page features a print of: "The Steamship Austria, Burned at Sea September 13, 1858" with accompanying article plus two more full page scenes inside. Two halfpg. prints are of British Columbia: "Fort Langley, Frazer's River" and "Fort Yale and the Gold Hunter's Camp, Frazer's River". There is also a print of: "Mr. Paul Morphy in the Act of Playing Eight Games of Chess...", he being a very famous chess player. A half page is an early Mormon item: "Brigham's Shanties at Provo City", Utah. A half page shows: "Donati's Comet, as it Appeared September 30, 1858" with accompa... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 08:40

$69.99
165009

THEODORE ROOSEVELT Color Cover & Galveston TX HURRICANE w/ Photos 1900 Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 392079946628

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1900 * Teddy Roosevelt * Galveston, Texas hurricane Certainly the best feature of this issue is the nice full front page print (in two colors) captioned: "Theodore Roosevelt" which is very nice for display, and from just after his successes in the Spanish-American War. Also within this issue are photos of the "Hurricane at Galveston" "The Strike of the Pennsylvania Coal Miners" and other prints & photos. The doublepage centerfold is a political satire of William J. Bryan as William Tell. Complete in 24 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends July 16, 2018 08:14

$79.99
164582

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1871 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064931129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 30, 1871  * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The full front page is the famous Thomas Nast illustration of: "Santa Claus's Mail." which is very displayable. Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Christmas in Virginia - A Present from the Great House." Full pg. illus. of "A Roman Catholic Mission from England to the 'Heathens' of America." Doublepage centerfold of "Witchcraft in 1871." Two 1/2 pg. illus. of "Chain Gang in the Cathedral Plaza, Havana" and "Innocence and Guilt." 1/2 pg. portrait of "The Prince of Whales." Two 2/3 pg. illus. of "Do You Love Me? He Whispered, with his Lips Close at her Ear" and "Remember What I Told You about Launcelot Li... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:18

$300.00
164581

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064930406

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY January 3, 1874 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas The entire front page features a terrific & very desirable Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep." which is very displayable (see). Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern "jolly" version of Santa. Inside is found a wealth of other Christmas-related prints including a two-thirds pg. illus. of "Christmas Day - Far From Home."; two-thirds pg. illus. of "The Christmas Dinner Safe."; full pg. illus. of "Christmas Time - Won at a Turkey Raffle."; full pg. illus. of "Christmas Time - The Feathered Victims' Last Breakfast."; two-thirds pg. illus. of "The ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:17

$255.00
164894

Famous ABRAHAM LINCOLN Reply Letter to Horace Greeley 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392076471798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Sept. 6, 1862 * Famous Abraham Lincoln letter * "A Prayer of Twenty Millions" reply * Horace Greeley The front page features a print of: "Recruiting in Phila. for the Bucktail Pennsylvania Regiment". Of special note is the historic letter headed: "The Union, First, Last and For Ever". This was one of the more famous letters from Abraham Lincoln, being his reply to Horace Greeley's editorial of August 20, "A Prayer of Twenty Millions", which urged emancipation. Lincoln replies in his letter with his famous quote: "...My paramount object...is to save the Union, and it is not either to save or to destroy slavery. If I could save the Union without freeing... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2018 07:34

$114.99
164411

ELLICOTT CITY MD Baltimore Patapsco River Maryland FLOOD Prints 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060319130

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, August 8, 1868 * Ellicott City & Baltimore flood prints * Patapsco River Valley disaster The front page has three illustrations related to "The Great Patapsco Flood of 1868" with text. Another related print is located inside this issue. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete with all 16 pages, minor margin wear, good condition.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:16

$40.00
164838

President WILLIAM McKINLEY Inauguration Inaugural PHOTOS Prints 1897 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392074139375

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 13, 1897 * President William McKinley * Inauguration - inaugural Very rare in that this issue still contains the very decorative & colorful outer wrappers noting: "Inauguration Number 1897". The back cover has color ads for "The White Sewing Machine Co." and also: "Franco-American Soups" (see). Full ftpg. illus. shows: 'The Inauguration of President McKinley', taking the oath in front of the Capitol. Nice fullpg. shows: 'Pres. McKinley & His Cabinet' & on 'The Inaugural Procession' plus 2 more fullpg. prints on the inauguration, & the centerfold as well. Very nice fullpg: 'The Evolution of the National Capitol' from 1800 to 1897. Also fullpg: 'Early Morn... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2018 07:50

$79.99
164309

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1863 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056145450

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1863 - December, 1863 (a single issue) * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from January, 1863 through December, 1863, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2:... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 10:42

$24.00
164708

WINSLOW HOMER Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow PRINT 1874 H.W. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392068573074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 19, 1874 (with Supplement) * Famous Winslow Homer Illustration - print * "Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow" Although there are many very nice prints within this complete, 16 page issue, by far the most desired is the very nice full page print by Winslow Homer titled: "Flirting on the Sea-Shore, and on the Meadow" which is in nice condition. Also included in this issue is a nice full front page by Frank Church: "A Village Public School--The Young Orator", a full page with 2 prints: "A Chief Forbidding the Passage of a Train Through His Country" and "Scalp Dance" under the major caption of: "Sketches of Indian Warfare" (see). There is also a large ... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2018 09:11

$179.99
164699

ROBERT SMALLS Negro Slave Ship Captain CSS Planter FREED Print 1862 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392068523402

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 14, 1862 * Robert Smalls, "Hero of the Planter", who would eventually go from the walls of slavery to the halls of The House of Representatives Perhaps the most notable print (with related text) is that of: "Robert Smalls, Captain of the Gun Boat 'Planter' " which includes a related article as well. As Wikipedia notes, Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who freed himself, his crew and their families from slavery by commandeering a Confederate transport ship, CSS Planter, in Charleston harbor, and sailing it from Confederate controlled waters to the U.S. blockade. His example and persuasion helped convince President Lincoln to accept African-Americ... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2018 07:16

$89.99
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