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Rare MAXFIELD PARRISH Harper's Weekly Christmas Santa Claus PRINT 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371866403711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 19, 1896 * Maxfield Parrish * Christmas Certainly the feature of this issue is the great Maxfield Parrish front cover, titled "Christmas" & which features an image of Santa Claus between two servants. This cover is in two colors. Typically this desirable cover is lacking as they have been extracted from volumes over the years. Rare to find an issue with this cover intact, and in nice condition as well. Although the contents of the issue pale in comparison, the full pg. illus. of: "Bringing in the Boar's Head." Inside is a full pg. illus. of: "Captain Malyoe Shot Captain Brand Through the Head." Full pg. illus. of "She Would Site Quite Still, Permittin... See More  

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Ends March 15, 2017 16:08

$215.00
151859

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391694735956

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas Although the full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus, this print is damaged as a portion to the right is missing. But the other great print is the doublepage centerfold, also by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Merry Christmas" which shows five young children hanging on a jolly Santa Claus. And this doublepage is tipped-in so no binding holes, making it very nice for display. It is in very nice condition (see). Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa as we know him today. Sixteen pages. Sav... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2017 15:50

$175.00
151858

Original THOMAS NAST "Christmas Post" Harper's Weekly Front Page 1879 PRINT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371857326212

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879 This is the front leaf only. This full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus. Lightly toned, nice condition & displayable.

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Ends March 05, 2017 15:48

$35.00
151780

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1863 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371855151484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 26, 1863 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The feature of this issue is the very displayable doublepage centerfold titled: "Christmas, 1863" which includes 6 vignettes by Thomas Nast, one showing Santa Claus with his bag over his back looking over two sleeping children (see). A very displayable print which measures about 16 by 21 inches. The front page has two prints: "Hon. Schuyler Colfax, The New Speaker of the House" and "Capture of the Steamer 'Chesapeake' by British Pirates". Inside has a full page: "The Army of the Cumberland--Capture of Rebel Works at the White House on Lookout Mountain" and a full page with 5 scenes: "The Army of th... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2017 15:36

$90.00
151778

SANTA CLAUS in a Sleigh & Father Time Christmas X-Mas PRINTS 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391692875841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 26, 1874 The full front page is a print: "Faith--Waiting for Santa Claus" showing a young girl huddled at the door of a toy store. Inside has a nice full page: "Santa Claus is Coming!" showing Santa on his sleigh being pulled by four reindeer. The great double page centerfold is: A Dream of a Christmas Dinner in Five Parts". Also inside is a poem with illus: "The Christmas Baby". Sixteen pages, the centerfold is tipped-in so no binding holes, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2017 15:33

$137.00
151711

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691166687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace;... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:23

$200.00
151710

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691164497

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 very desirable Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep." which is very displayable (see photo). Nast Santa Claus prints are very desirable as he 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... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:20

$380.00
152175

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


eBay Auction Item # 391706402617

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 February 23, 2017 07:38

$49.99
152174

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Inauguration PRINTS Harper's Weekly Winslow Homer 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391706397342

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 16, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration - inaugural The entire front page shows: "The Inaugural Procession at Washington Passing the Gate of the Capitol Grounds" which shows Abraham Lincoln & James Buchanan in the carriage. Inside has a nearly half page print showing: "Presidents Buchanan and Lincoln Entering the Senate Chamber Before The Inauguration" with related text headed: "The Inauguration". Plus there is a large and dramatic doublepage centerfold done by Winslow Homer captioned: "The Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, at the Capitol, Washington, March 4, 1861". Lincoln can be seen at the podium in front of the Capitol... See More  

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Ends February 23, 2017 07:28

$374.99
152108

Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Campaign Candidate PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391704664651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 12, 1860 * Early print of a beardless Abraham Lincoln * Running for United States President The front page has a print of: "The Republican Wigwam At Chicago, Illinois, In Which the Republican Convention Will Be Held, May 16, 1860". This was the event at which Abraham Lincoln would go from near obscurity to a position of prominence in American history. The double page centerfold is a terrific print captioned: "Prominent Candidates For The Republican Presidential Nomination At Chicago" which includes portraits of eleven men, of central prominence being: "Seward" with a print of "Lincoln" near the lower-left (see). This is one of the earlier prints of Lincoln... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2017 09:53

$274.99
151371

Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Campaign Candidate PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391679727722

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 12, 1860 * Early print of a beardless Abraham Lincoln * Running for United States President Front has a half page illustration: "The Republican Wigwam At Chicago, Illinois, In Which the Republican Convention Will Be Held, May 16, 1860". This was the event at which Abraham Lincoln would go from near obscurity to a position of prominence in American history. The double page centerfold is a terrific print captioned: "Prominent Candidates For The Republican Presidential Nomination At Chicago" which includes portraits of eleven men, of central prominence being: "Seward" with a print of "Lincoln" near the lower-left (see). This is one of the earlier prints of Li... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:16

$175.00
151878

Rare MAXFIELD PARRISH Harper's Weekly Christmas Santa Claus PRINT 1896 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391696835135

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 19, 1896 * Maxfield Parrish * Christmas Certainly the feature of this issue is the great Maxfield Parrish front cover, titled "Christmas" & which features an image of Santa Claus between two servants. This cover is in two colors. Typically this desirable cover is lacking as they have been extracted from volumes over the years. Rare to find an issue with this cover intact, and in nice condition as well. Although the contents of the issue pale in comparison, the full pg. illus. of: "Bringing in the Boar's Head." Inside is a full pg. illus. of: "Captain Malyoe Shot Captain Brand Through the Head." Full pg. illus. of "She Would Site Quite Still, Permittin... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2017 11:26

$199.99
151128

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1881 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371835619725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 24, 1881 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The full front page is a great print of the famed Thomas Nast Santa Claus print: "Caught ! " showing Santa with a child's arms around him (see). Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus. The doublepage centerfold is also a nice Thomas Nast Christmas print, captioned: "Christmas Fancies - 'Don't You Wish You Wore Stockings?' " (see). Other prints within include: "Electric Railway at Berlin, Prussia" "The Ring Theatre, Vienna, Recently Destroyed by Fire." "The Hon. Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, Secretary of State" "The Late John W. Forney." "Short and Sweet - 'It's Too To... See More  

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Ends February 08, 2017 15:51

$160.00
151645

Rare MAXFIELD PARRISH Harper's Weekly Christmas Santa Claus PRINT 1896 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371850274933

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY December 19, 1896 * Maxfield Parrish * Christmas Certainly the feature of this issue is the great Maxfield Parrish front cover, titled "Christmas" & which features an image of Santa Claus between two servants. This cover is in two colors. Typically this desirable cover is lacking as they have been extracted from volumes over the years. Rare to find an issue with this cover intact, and in nice condition as well. Although the contents of the issue pale in comparison, the full pg. illus. of: "Bringing in the Boar's Head." Inside is a full pg. illus. of: "Captain Malyoe Shot Captain Brand Through the Head." Full pg. illus. of "She Would Site Quite Still, Permitting Barnaby t... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2017 07:43

$174.99
151644

Original THOMAS NAST "Christmas Post" Harper's Weekly Front Page 1879 PRINT


eBay Auction Item # 391688737642

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879 This is the front leaf only. This full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus. Lightly toned, nice condition & displayable.

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Ends February 03, 2017 07:37

$29.99
151643

Great SANTA CLAUS Christmas Thomas Nast PRINT Harper's Weekly 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371850270118

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879 * Thomas Nast * Santa Claus * Christmas Although the full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus, this print is damaged as a portion to the right is missing. But the other great print is the doublepage centerfold, also by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Merry Christmas" which shows five young children hanging on a jolly Santa Claus. And this doublepage is tipped-in so no binding holes, making it very nice for display. It is in very nice condition (see). Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa as we know him today. Sixteen pages. Sav... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2017 07:33

$164.99
151579

SANTA CLAUS in a Sleigh & Father Time Christmas X-Mas PRINTS 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371848327534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 26, 1874 The full front page is a print: "Faith--Waiting for Santa Claus" showing a young girl huddled at the door of a toy store. Inside has a nice full page: "Santa Claus is Coming!" showing Santa on his sleigh being pulled by four reindeer. The great double page centerfold is: A Dream of a Christmas Dinner in Five Parts". Also inside is a poem with illus: "The Christmas Baby". Sixteen pages, the centerfold is tipped-in so no binding holes, very nice condition.

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Ends February 01, 2017 07:56

$124.99
151577

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1863 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371848320610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 26, 1863 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The feature of this issue is the very displayable doublepage centerfold titled: "Christmas, 1863" which includes 6 vignettes by Thomas Nast, one showing Santa Claus with his bag over his back looking over two sleeping children (see). A very displayable print which measures about 16 by 21 inches. The front page has two prints: "Hon. Schuyler Colfax, The New Speaker of the House" and "Capture of the Steamer 'Chesapeake' by British Pirates". Inside has a full page: "The Army of the Cumberland--Capture of Rebel Works at the White House on Lookout Mountain" and a full page with 5 scenes: "The Army of th... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2017 07:40

$84.99
151502

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


eBay Auction Item # 391684981501

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 very desirable Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep." which is very displayable (see photo). Nast Santa Claus prints are very desirable as he 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... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2017 09:16

$349.99
151501

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


eBay Auction Item # 371846664844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace;... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2017 09:07

$189.99
150779

CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION Philadelphia PA 1st World's Fair PRINTS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371825216679

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 3, 1876 * Centennial International Exposition * 1st ever World's Fair prints Inside has two pages with 4 prints on the: "Opening of the American Centennial Exhibition" in Philadelphia, in addition to a nice doublepage centerfold: "The American Centennial Exhibition: President Grant Declaring The Exhibition Open in Front of the Memorial Hall". An unrelated fullpg. print shows; "Conflict Between the Natives of Samoa & the Crew of the H.M.S. Barracouta". Also a terrific & dramatic centerfold: "The Wild West Coast of North Countrie" Complete in 28 pages, great condition.

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Ends January 26, 2017 14:44

$29.00
151146

Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Campaign Candidate PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371836249452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 12, 1860 * Early print of a beardless Abraham Lincoln * Running for United States President Front has a half page illustration: "The Republican Wigwam At Chicago, Illinois, In Which the Republican Convention Will Be Held, May 16, 1860". This was the event at which Abraham Lincoln would go from near obscurity to a position of prominence in American history. The double page centerfold is a terrific print captioned: "Prominent Candidates For The Republican Presidential Nomination At Chicago" which includes portraits of eleven men, of central prominence being: "Seward" with a print of "Lincoln" near the lower-left (see). This is one of the earlier prints of Li... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2017 13:04

$164.99
150504

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371815354857

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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. Although this print is sewn-in, the tiny binding holes have been repaired from the reverse such that they are virtually unnoticeable on the print. Great condition. The front page shows: "Christmas Dinner Gone!" with two Black men chasing a rabbit. Inside has a full page Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Finger of Scorn" and a half page: "Old Swedish Church in Philadelphia" as well as a full page: "New-Year's C... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:52

$208.00
150502

SANTA CLAUS Christmas X- Mas Thomas Nast PRINTS 1878 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371815352860

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 5, 1878 * 2 Thomas Nast prints * Santa Claus - Christmas The full ftpg. is taken up with: "The New Comer--A Sketch in the Depot of an Importer of Animals", by famed artist F.S. Church. There are two very nice Thomas Nast Christmas prints, one being a great doublepage centerfold captioned: "Here We Are Again" showing a full-figure Santa Claus, with toys, next to a fireplace. "Father Time" is there as well (see). The other Nast Christmas print is: "A Christmas Sketch--Five O'Clock in the Morning" showing two young, very excited girls anticipating Christmas morning (see). Thomas Nast is considered the creator of the modern version of Santa Claus, as wel... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:50

$180.00
150501

CHRISTMAS Baby New Year Color Cover X-MAS Prints w/ Santa Claus 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371815351406

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York Dec. 14, 1912 Included are the outer wrappers, the front showing the New Year's baby sitting atop the globe beneath which is printed "Christmas". The front page features a great print: "A National Calamity" showing Santa Claus in an early airplane, crashing into the moon & spilling his toys, trees, etc. The nice, color doublepage centerfold: "The Master Of The Rebels" shows Santa Claus and many babies with toys, and with a Christmas tree in the background (see). The back cover is a color ad for the: "Columbia Grafonola". The complete issue minimal edge wear, generally good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:47

$52.00
150500

CHRISTMAS in Civil War Army Camp WINSLOW HOMER Print & More 1862 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391653385361

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 4, 1862 * Winslow Homer Christmas print The full front page is a notable Winslow Homer print: "Christmas Boxes in Camp, 1861", which does show some mild margin wear as this was the first page in the volume. Among the prints inside are a full page with 4 scenes of a: "General view of Ship Island, showing the Landing of General Phelps's Brigade"; a full page: "Bird's-eye View of the Coast from Savannah, Ga. to Beaufort, S.C."; nice doublepage centerfold is a large: "General Bird's-Eye View of Washington & Vicinity". Other prints include: "Green River Bridge, Kentucky" and two prints on: "Gen. Burnside's Expedition". This issue also contains "Charles D... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:45

$165.00
150907

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1881 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391666935231

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 24, 1881 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The full front page is a great print of the famed Thomas Nast Santa Claus print: "Caught ! " showing Santa with a child's arms around him (see). Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus. The doublepage centerfold is also a nice Thomas Nast Christmas print, captioned: "Christmas Fancies - 'Don't You Wish You Wore Stockings?' " (see). Other prints within include: "Electric Railway at Berlin, Prussia" "The Ring Theatre, Vienna, Recently Destroyed by Fire." "The Hon. Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, Secretary of State" "The Late John W. Forney." "Short and Sweet - 'It's Too To... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2017 08:20

$149.99
150538

CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION Philadelphia PA 1st World's Fair PRINTS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391656214113

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 3, 1876 * Centennial International Exposition * 1st ever World's Fair prints Inside has two pages with 4 prints on the: "Opening of the American Centennial Exhibition" in Philadelphia, in addition to a nice doublepage centerfold: "The American Centennial Exhibition: President Grant Declaring The Exhibition Open in Front of the Memorial Hall". An unrelated fullpg. print shows; "Conflict Between the Natives of Samoa & the Crew of the H.M.S. Barracouta". Also a terrific & dramatic centerfold: "The Wild West Coast of North Countrie" Complete in 28 pages, great condition.

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Ends December 26, 2016 21:00

$27.00
149866

(2) GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371796936186

Shown are 2 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 21 and 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 A nice pair of consecutive issues on the Chicago fire, the Oct. 21 issue containing a very nice doublepage centerfold: "Bird's-Eye View of Chicago As It Was Before The Great Fire" as well other unrelated prints. The Oct. 28 issues has a very dramatic doublepage centerfold: "Chicago In Ruins" which is a large overview showing the city in flames. Additionally the full front page is a dramatic print: "The Great Fire in Chicago--Group of Refugees in the Street" with prints inside including a nice fullpg: "Chicago In Flames--The Rush for Life over Randolph St. Bridge", with two more full pages with seven fire scen... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2016 11:26

$255.00
149800

Great WINE MAKING Paul Masson Vineyards California PRINT 1878 Illus. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371795262190

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 5, 1878 * Great wine making illustration * Paul Masson Vineyards * Saratoga, California * Santa Clara County Certainly the most desired print in this is the terrific doublepage centerfold titled: "The Vintage in California--At Work at the Wine Presses" which is the quintessential print for any lover of American wines. A beautiful print for display and in very nice condition. There are two very tiny binding holes at the central fold but almost imperceptible. Other prints in this issue include a ftpg. cartoonish scene: "The Veteran Butler on the Trained Democratic Steed 'Buncombe' ". Halfpg: "President Hayes at the Northwestern Fair, Minneapolis--Viewin... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2016 13:44

$180.00
150187

CHRISTMAS in Civil War Army Camp WINSLOW HOMER Print & More 1862 Harper's Weekly


eBay Auction Item # 371808238308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 4, 1862 * Winslow Homer Christmas print The full front page is a notable Winslow Homer print: "Christmas Boxes in Camp, 1861", which does show some mild margin wear as this was the first page in the volume. Among the prints inside are a full page with 4 scenes of a: "General view of Ship Island, showing the Landing of General Phelps's Brigade"; a full page: "Bird's-eye View of the Coast from Savannah, Ga. to Beaufort, S.C."; nice doublepage centerfold is a large: "General Bird's-Eye View of Washington & Vicinity". Other prints include: "Green River Bridge, Kentucky" and two prints on: "Gen. Burnside's Expedition". This issue also contains "Charles D... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 06:52

$149.99
150186

CHRISTMAS Baby New Year Color Cover X-MAS Prints w/ Santa Claus 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391646532066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York Dec. 14, 1912 Included are the outer wrappers, the front showing the New Year's baby sitting atop the globe beneath which is printed "Christmas". The front page features a great print: "A National Calamity" showing Santa Claus in an early airplane, crashing into the moon & spilling his toys, trees, etc. The nice, color doublepage centerfold: "The Master Of The Rebels" shows Santa Claus and many babies with toys, and with a Christmas tree in the background (see). The back cover is a color ad for the: "Columbia Grafonola". The complete issue minimal edge wear, generally good condition.

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Ends December 14, 2016 06:46

$47.00
150185

SANTA CLAUS Christmas X- Mas Thomas Nast PRINTS 1878 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391646529607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 5, 1878 * 2 Thomas Nast prints * Santa Claus - Christmas The full ftpg. is taken up with: "The New Comer--A Sketch in the Depot of an Importer of Animals", by famed artist F.S. Church. There are two very nice Thomas Nast Christmas prints, one being a great doublepage centerfold captioned: "Here We Are Again" showing a full-figure Santa Claus, with toys, next to a fireplace. "Father Time" is there as well (see). The other Nast Christmas print is: "A Christmas Sketch--Five O'Clock in the Morning" showing two young, very excited girls anticipating Christmas morning (see). Thomas Nast is considered the creator of the modern version of Santa Claus, as wel... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 06:41

$169.99
150182

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


eBay Auction Item # 371808224541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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. Although this print is sewn-in, the tiny binding holes have been repaired from the reverse such that they are virtually unnoticeable on the print. Great condition. The front page shows: "Christmas Dinner Gone!" with two Black men chasing a rabbit. Inside has a full page Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Finger of Scorn" and a half page: "Old Swedish Church in Philadelphia" as well as a full page: "New-Year's C... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2016 06:28

$189.99
146879

SNAP-THE-WHIP Winslow Homer's Famous Oil Painting PRINT 1873 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711021721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 20, 1873 * Winslow Homer's most famous print * Great for framing * SNAP-THE-WHIP This issue has a double page centerfold titled: "Snap The Whip" done by famed artist Winslow Homer. This print, considered by many to be the most desirable illustrations done by Homer to appear in Harper's Weekly--and arguably the most desired issue from the 60 year run of the newspaper--features several young boys playing snap-the-whip in a schoolyard. Very nice, clean condition, sewn-in centerfold with 5 quite tiny binding holes which are almost unnoticeable (one fully in the upper margin, with three of the other four blending in nicely with the image itself). A great d... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2016 13:42

$670.00
149150

Best WHALING FLEET Disaster Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam PRINTS 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371779259945

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, December 2, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 (1st report) * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam prints Full front page political cartoon: 'The Tammany Tiger Strung Up' by the Justice figure. Inside has a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: 'to Whom It May Concern'. Nice double page centerfold (sewn-in): 'Destruction of the Whaling Fleet in the Arctic Ocean' shows 4 scenes with text. Fullpg. of 4 scenes: 'Our thanksgiving Bird'. Nearly full page: 'The Forest Fires in the West' Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2016 11:59

$58.00
149034

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & SALT LAKE CITY Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371775263149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 25, 1858 * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Early Salt Lake City, Utah view The prime print would be the great and displayable full page view of: "Salt Lake City, from the Observatory of the Council House" being one of the earlier views of Salt Lake City to be had in any periodical. The condition of this print is quite nice (see). The front page shows: "Rev. Samuel I. Prime, D.D." with text on him. Inside includes two illustrations on: "The Army of Occupation on Staten Island". A nice print of: "Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion" and of the "Course of the Comet Through the Stars". Also, two full pages on: "Lumbering in Maine and New Brunswick".... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2016 12:04

$58.00
149000

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Blondin NEGRO Cartoon Print w/ Racial Overtones 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371774489342

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 25, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln as Charles Blondin, tightrope walker * Political cartoon - Negroes - racial overtones Perhaps the most significant print in this issue is the back page political cartoon captioned: "The Coming Man's Presidential Career, a la Blondin" showing a beardless Abe Lincoln with an African-American on his shoulders. (Blondin was a famous tightrope walker who had walked across Niagara Falls on a rope the year prior). Another Harper's Weekly issue for this date with this exact same print sold at auction for over $1,300 in early 2012. The full ftpg. shows: "His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales" & inside there is a fullpg. print of: "The ... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:42

$92.00
149665

(2) GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 371790809178

Shown are 2 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 21 and 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 A nice pair of consecutive issues on the Chicago fire, the Oct. 21 issue containing a very nice doublepage centerfold: "Bird's-Eye View of Chicago As It Was Before The Great Fire" as well other unrelated prints. The Oct. 28 issues has a very dramatic doublepage centerfold: "Chicago In Ruins" which is a large overview showing the city in flames. Additionally the full front page is a dramatic print: "The Great Fire in Chicago--Group of Refugees in the Street" with prints inside including a nice fullpg: "Chicago In Flames--The Rush for Life over Randolph St. Bridge", with two more full pages with seven fire scen... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2016 06:48

$239.99
149578

Great WINE MAKING Paul Masson Vineyards California PRINT 1878 Illus. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391623118748

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 5, 1878 * Great wine making illustration * Paul Masson Vineyards * Saratoga, California * Santa Clara County Certainly the most desired print in this is the terrific doublepage centerfold titled: "The Vintage in California--At Work at the Wine Presses" which is the quintessential print for any lover of American wines. A beautiful print for display and in very nice condition. There are two very tiny binding holes at the central fold but almost imperceptible. Other prints in this issue include a ftpg. cartoonish scene: "The Veteran Butler on the Trained Democratic Steed 'Buncombe' ". Halfpg: "President Hayes at the Northwestern Fair, Minneapolis--Viewin... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2016 12:03

$169.99
149275

Great WINE MAKING Los Angeles County California PRINT 1878 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391617120846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 5, 1878 * Great wine making illustration Certainly the most desired print in this is the terrific doublepage centerfold titled: "The Vintage in California--At Work at the Wine Presses" which is the quintessential print for any lover of American wines. A beautiful print for display and in very nice condition. There are two very tiny binding holes at the central fold but almost imperceptible. Other prints in this issue include a ftpg. cartoonish scene: "The Veteran Butler on the Trained Democratic Steed 'Buncombe' ". Halfpg: "President Hayes at the Northwestern Fair, Minneapolis--Viewing Prize Cattle". Small print of: "Rev. Samuel Caldwell, President of V... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2016 08:13

$169.99
149271

Famous SHARPSHOOTER Winslow Homer Civil War PRINT 1862 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371783123962

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 15, 1862 * Winslow Homer * Sharpshooter Although there are many fine prints in this issue certainly the most desired would be the full page Winslow Homer print titled: "The Army of the Potomac--A Sharp-Shooter on Picket Duty." This print is in very nice, clean condition. Other nice prints in this issue include the full front page captioned: "Convalescent Soldiers Passing Through Washington to Join Their Regiments" in front of the Capitol, showing the new dome still under construction (a notable print!). Also a fullpg: "The Army of the Potomac--'Little Mac' Making His Rounds"; a three-quarter page: "Map of the Seat of War In Virginia"; a very dramatic doubl... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2016 07:43

$324.99
148183

REPUBLICAN ELEPHANT Thomas Nast Illustration & Mardi Gras Print 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391582270870

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 8, 1884 * Displayable Republican elephant print * Illustrator Thomas Nast engraving * Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana For a political junkie--and a Republican--this could be the best Harper's Weekly for display as the entire front page print is captioned: "The Sacred Elephant. this Animal is Sure to Win, if it is only kept pure & clean, and has not too heavy a load to carry." This drawing is by Thomas Nast who created the republican elephant, and the democratic donkey, as well as the modern version of Santa Claus. Included within the drawing is a small rendition of Thomas Nast himself. Other nice prints within include a full page of: "Bird's-Eye Map... See More  

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:30

$92.00
148167

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1865 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371752547444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1865 - May, 1865 * 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, 1865 through May, 1865, 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 iss... See More  

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Ends November 02, 2016 12:48

$24.00
148909

Best WHALING FLEET Disaster Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam PRINTS 1871 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371773529170

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, December 2, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 (1st report) * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam prints Full front page political cartoon: 'The Tammany Tiger Strung Up' by the Justice figure. Inside has a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: 'to Whom It May Concern'. Nice double page centerfold (sewn-in): 'Destruction of the Whaling Fleet in the Arctic Ocean' shows 4 scenes with text. Fullpg. of 4 scenes: 'Our thanksgiving Bird'. Nearly full page: 'The Forest Fires in the West' Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 11:16

$49.99
148091

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371749507538

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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... See More  

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Ends October 29, 2016 15:17

$156.00
148778

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & SALT LAKE CITY Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391601554406

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 25, 1858 * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Early Salt Lake City, Utah view The prime print would be the great and displayable full page view of: "Salt Lake City, from the Observatory of the Council House" being one of the earlier views of Salt Lake City to be had in any periodical. The condition of this print is quite nice (see). The front page shows: "Rev. Samuel I. Prime, D.D." with text on him. Inside includes two illustrations on: "The Army of Occupation on Staten Island". A nice print of: "Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion" and of the "Course of the Comet Through the Stars". Also, two full pages on: "Lumbering in Maine and New Brunswick".... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2016 07:38

$49.99
148740

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Blondin NEGRO Cartoon Print w/ Racial Overtones 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391600644057

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 25, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln as Charles Blondin, tightrope walker * Political cartoon - Negroes - racial overtones Perhaps the most significant print in this issue is the back page political cartoon captioned: "The Coming Man's Presidential Career, a la Blondin" showing a beardless Abe Lincoln with an African-American on his shoulders. (Blondin was a famous tightrope walker who had walked across Niagara Falls on a rope the year prior). Another Harper's Weekly issue for this date with this exact same print sold at auction for over $1,300 in early 2012. The full ftpg. shows: "His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales" & inside there is a fullpg. print of: "The ... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2016 08:04

$79.99
147639

Best WHALING FLEET Disaster Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam PRINTS 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737840646

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, December 2, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 (1st report) * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam prints Full front page political cartoon: 'The Tammany Tiger Strung Up' by the Justice figure. Inside has a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: 'to Whom It May Concern'. Nice double page centerfold (sewn-in): 'Destruction of the Whaling Fleet in the Arctic Ocean' shows 4 scenes with text. Fullpg. of 4 scenes: 'Our thanksgiving Bird'. Nearly full page: 'The Forest Fires in the West' Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:13

$52.00
147638

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & SALT LAKE CITY Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391562710977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 25, 1858 * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Early Salt Lake City, Utah view The prime print would be the great and displayable full page view of: "Salt Lake City, from the Observatory of the Council House" being one of the earlier views of Salt Lake City to be had in any periodical. The condition of this print is quite nice (see). The front page shows: "Rev. Samuel I. Prime, D.D." with text on him. Inside includes two illustrations on: "The Army of Occupation on Staten Island". A nice print of: "Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion" and of the "Course of the Comet Through the Stars". Also, two full pages on: "Lumbering in Maine and New Brunswick".... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:12

$55.00
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