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TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS Mary Surratt Assassination Trial PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371314990974

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 3, 1865 * Trial of the conspirators * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Mary Surratt The front page is a cartoonish print concerning the end of the Civil War captioned: 'Check-Mate!' showing Jeff. Davis playing a game of chess with Uncle Sam, with war generals as the playing pieces. Inside has a one-third page showing the various men involved in the: "Trial of the Conspirators--Pencil Sketches from Our Artist's Sketch-Book" including the accused save for Mrs. Surratt. Also: "Paroling Rebel Prisoners at Greensborough, North Carolina" "Richmond Ladies Going to Receive Government Rations" "Birth Place of President Andrew Johnson, Raleigh, N.C." and "Peniten... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2015 06:46

$52.00
131186

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371286116828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 The full front page is a dramatic print: 'The Great Fire in Chicago--Group of Refugees in the Street'. Prints inside include a nice fullpg: 'Chicago In Flames--The Rush for Life over Randolph St. Bridge' plus a very dramatic double page centerfold: 'Chicago In Ruins' which is a large overview showing the city in flames. Two more fullpgs. with seven fire scenes. A very dramatic and historic issue. Complete in 16 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 18, 2015 15:49

$128.00
132205

Pre Civil War SECESSION TALKS & Southern States Tensions 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371307609138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1861 * Pre-Civil War tensions * secession talks throughout the South Among the first column heads on teh front page are many relating to the coming Civil War including: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS" "Another Traitor Out of the Cabinet" "Resignation of Sec. Thompson" "Extraordinary Reports of Affairs at Charleston" "Progress of the Secession Movement" "Florida, Alabama and Mississippi to Secede Immediately" and more. Also, page 3 has: "From Havana - Two More Cargoes of Slaves--Later Advices from Venezuela"

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Ends May 17, 2015 14:44

$37.00
132592

PETERSBURG & Harper's Ferry Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371317378562

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 11, 1865 * Last weeks of the Civil War The front page has two prints: "Before Petersburg--Issuing Rations of Whisky and Quinine" and "Admiral Porter's Boats Removing torpedoes & Buoying the Channel in Cape Fear River" with an article headed: "Capture of Wilmington". Prints inside include: "View of Petersburg From the Signal Station on Our Extreme Left" "Exterior View of Hospital Tent & Wagon" "Interior of Hospital Tent & Wagon" "Before Petersburg--Field Hospital of the First Division, Ninth Army Corps" "Operating Room" "Interior of a Hospital Ward" "United States Arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Now Used for Quartermaster's Stores for Sheridan's Army" "View In H... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2015 10:03

$43.00
132197

TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS Mary Surratt Assassination Trial PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391117842707

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 3, 1865 * Trial of the conspirators * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Mary Surratt The front page is a cartoonish print concerning the end of the Civil War captioned: 'Check-Mate!' showing Jeff. Davis playing a game of chess with Uncle Sam, with war generals as the playing pieces. Inside has a one-third page showing the various men involved in the: "Trial of the Conspirators--Pencil Sketches from Our Artist's Sketch-Book" including the accused save for Mrs. Surratt. Also: "Paroling Rebel Prisoners at Greensborough, North Carolina" "Richmond Ladies Going to Receive Government Rations" "Birth Place of President Andrew Johnson, Raleigh, N.C." and "Peniten... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2015 13:49

$47.00
132195

ABRAHAM LINCOLN at Philadelphia & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371307573489

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 9, 1861 * Jefferson Davis Confederate inauguration (historic) * Abraham Lincoln train to Washington DC stops at Philadelphia * Prints The full front page is taken up with: "President Lincoln Hoisting the American Flag Upon Independence Hall'. Other prints inside include: "City & Garrison of Fort Smith, Arkansas" "United States Arsenal at Little Rock, Arkansas, Surrendered to the State Troops", a print of: "Miss Patterson, of Baltimore", and a dramatic doublepage centerfold: "Interior of the New Dome of the Capitol at Washington". Additional prints include: "General David E. Twiggs, Late of the United States Army" "Front View of Fort Pickens, Pensacola, ... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2015 13:39

$124.99
131222

BOUND VOLUME Illustrated London News PRINTS Illustrations UK 1882 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391089786607

Here is a bound volume of the first illustrated newspaper in the world, THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, containing all 26 weekly issues for January 7 to June 24, 1882. An absolute treasure-trove of terrific prints, and this volume is in much better condition than most. Having been a dealer in this (and other) titles for over 39 years we have handled hundreds of these bound volumes. These are among the nicest & cleanest prints we have seen. Mentions are only some of the highlights, and the photos are just a sampling of those within this volume, there being simply too many to photograph all. * included is a large foldout COLOR PRINT of the "Duke and Duchess of Albany", recently married. Tears at the center are repairable. Some of the prints include: "The Sailor Princes at t... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2015 11:52

$110.00
131187

Rare Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1st Presidential Election PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371286118162

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 photos), captioned: "Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, Feb. 12, 1809". Certainly one of the more desirable issues from the Lincoln era, from before he became president. There is other good content 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2015 15:52

$525.00
131969

Pre Civil War SECESSION TALKS & Southern States Tensions 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391110909261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1861 * Pre-Civil War tensions * secession talks throughout the South Among the first column heads on teh front page are many relating to the coming Civil War including: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS" "Another Traitor Out of the Cabinet" "Resignation of Sec. Thompson" "Extraordinary Reports of Affairs at Charleston" "Progress of the Secession Movement" "Florida, Alabama and Mississippi to Secede Immediately" and more. Also, page 3 has: "From Havana - Two More Cargoes of Slaves--Later Advices from Venezuela"

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Ends April 17, 2015 13:36

$33.00
109667

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390518877585

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 April 16, 2015 15:01

$24.00
130429

Rare WINSLOW HOMER Gloucester Harbor Ships PRINT 1873 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371262572199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 11, 1873 * Original Winslow Homer print Certainly the primary print of interest is the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer titled: "Ship Building, Gloucester Harbor." Other prints in the issue include a front full page Thomas Nast: "Keeping the Money Where it Will Do Most Good." Inside has a full page: "Broad Street During the Panic." and a fullpg: "Scenes in Wall Street During the Panic."; a doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Our Modern Canute at Long Branch." Also four small illustrations pertaining to "Sketches in Bermuda." Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends March 20, 2015 16:14

$210.00
130427

Rare KU KLUX KLAN in Disguise & Mormons Brigham Young PRINTS 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391059841640

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 27, 1872 * Very rare Ku Klux Klan print * Brigham Young & the Mormons The front page is mostly taken up with an article: "The Ku-Klux" which is early discussion of the clan, and also includes an illustration: "Mississippi Ku-Klux in the Disguises in Which they were Captured". Also within the issue are prints: "Wood Sellers, Richmond, Virginia" nearly a full page Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Et Tu, Brute?"; a great article: "Among the Mormons" which takes 2 pages & includes illustrations of Brigham Young, George Smith, D. Wells, & a view of: "Main St. Looking North" & "Main St. West Side" & "Residences of B. Young & D. Wells, Main St." as well as a nice ... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2015 16:12

$58.00
130426

VICTORIA WOODHULL As the DEVIL Free Love Print re WOMENS Suffrage 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391059840746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Feb. 17, 1872 * Victoria Claflin Woodhull * Women's suffrage movement This issue features a dramatic full page Thomas Nast print in which he portrays Victoria Woodhull as the devil, captioned: "Get Thee Behind Me, Mrs. Satan!". Not shown in the photo here is an unhappy woman who '...in climbing the rugged hill of life is compelled to bear alone the burden of a drunken husband & her little children.', who is tempted by Mrs. Woodhull who proclaims: 'Be Saved by Free Love!' Text includes quotes by Mrs. Woodhull, although her name is not mentioned. See the hyperlink for much more on the Victoria Woodhull. Elsewhere in the issue are several scenes of: 'The Onondaga In... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2015 16:11

$188.00
130995

BOUND VOLUME Illustrated London News PRINTS Illustrations UK 1882 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 391082634965

Here is a bound volume of the first illustrated newspaper in the world, THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, containing all 26 weekly issues for January 7 to June 24, 1882. An absolute treasure-trove of terrific prints, and this volume is in much better condition than most. Having been a dealer in this (and other) titles for over 39 years we have handled hundreds of these bound volumes. These are among the nicest & cleanest prints we have seen. Mentions are only some of the highlights, and the photos are just a sampling of those within this volume, there being simply too many to photograph all. * included is a large foldout COLOR PRINT of the "Duke and Duchess of Albany", recently married. Tears at the center are repairable. Some of the prints include: "The Sailor Princes at t... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2015 09:25

$99.99
130961

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391081904417

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 The full front page is a dramatic print: 'The Great Fire in Chicago--Group of Refugees in the Street'. Prints inside include a nice fullpg: 'Chicago In Flames--The Rush for Life over Randolph St. Bridge' plus a very dramatic double page centerfold: 'Chicago In Ruins' which is a large overview showing the city in flames. Two more fullpgs. with seven fire scenes. A very dramatic and historic issue. Complete in 16 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends March 19, 2015 13:46

$99.99
130960

Rare Beardless ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1st Presidential Election PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371280698241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 photos), captioned: "Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, Feb. 12, 1809". Certainly one of the more desirable issues from the Lincoln era, from before he became president. There is other good content 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2015 13:39

$499.99
130610

BOUND VOLUME Illustrated London News PRINTS Illustrations UK 1882 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 371269271414

Here is a bound volume of the first illustrated newspaper in the world, THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, containing all 26 weekly issues for January 7 to June 24, 1882. An absolute treasure-trove of terrific prints, and this volume is in much better condition than most. Having been a dealer in this (and other) titles for over 39 years we have handled hundreds of these bound volumes. These are among the nicest & cleanest prints we have seen. Mentions are only some of the highlights, and the photos are just a sampling of those within this volume, there being simply too many to photograph all. * included is a large foldout COLOR PRINT of the "Duke and Duchess of Albany", recently married. Tears at the center are repairable. Some of the prints include: "The Sailor Princes at t... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2015 15:15

$99.99
129616

Early SANTA CLAUS Three Wise Men Christmas PRINTS 1867 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371239999426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 28, 1867 * Ther Three Wise Men * Early Santa Claus The front page shows: 'The Wise Men Guided by the Star in the East'. Very nice half page print: "Santa Claus" shows him with a bag full of toys sneaking by two sleeping children. Another half page: "An Early Christmas Call" shows children, with toys, waking up mom & dad. A full page: "Christmas Toys--A Quiet Hint to Uncle John" & fullpg: "Christmas Morning--Awaking" shows children looking at a decorated Christmas tree. Sixteen pages, some light toning & minimal margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 19, 2015 06:42

$58.00
130210

VICTORIA WOODHULL As the DEVIL Free Love Print re WOMENS Suffrage 1872 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371257054087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Feb. 17, 1872 * Victoria Claflin Woodhull * Women's suffrage movement This issue features a dramatic full page Thomas Nast print in which he portrays Victoria Woodhull as the devil, captioned: "Get Thee Behind Me, Mrs. Satan!". Not shown in the photo here is an unhappy woman who '...in climbing the rugged hill of life is compelled to bear alone the burden of a drunken husband & her little children.', who is tempted by Mrs. Woodhull who proclaims: 'Be Saved by Free Love!' Text includes quotes by Mrs. Woodhull, although her name is not mentioned. See the hyperlink for much more on the Victoria Woodhull. Elsewhere in the issue are several scenes of: 'The Onondaga In... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2015 13:18

$179.99
130209

Rare KU KLUX KLAN in Disguise & Mormons Brigham Young PRINTS 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371257046176

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 27, 1872 * Very rare Ku Klux Klan print * Brigham Young & the Mormons The front page is mostly taken up with an article: "The Ku-Klux" which is early discussion of the clan, and also includes an illustration: "Mississippi Ku-Klux in the Disguises in Which they were Captured". Also within the issue are prints: "Wood Sellers, Richmond, Virginia" nearly a full page Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Et Tu, Brute?"; a great article: "Among the Mormons" which takes 2 pages & includes illustrations of Brigham Young, George Smith, D. Wells, & a view of: "Main St. Looking North" & "Main St. West Side" & "Residences of B. Young & D. Wells, Main St." as well as a nice ... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2015 13:07

$54.99
130207

Rare WINSLOW HOMER Gloucester Harbor Ships PRINT 1873 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391052934775

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 11, 1873 * Original Winslow Homer print Certainly the primary print of interest is the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer titled: "Ship Building, Gloucester Harbor." Other prints in the issue include a front full page Thomas Nast: "Keeping the Money Where it Will Do Most Good." Inside has a full page: "Broad Street During the Panic." and a fullpg: "Scenes in Wall Street During the Panic."; a doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Our Modern Canute at Long Branch." Also four small illustrations pertaining to "Sketches in Bermuda." Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends February 18, 2015 12:50

$199.99
129575

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1861 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030834224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 1861 - December, 1861 * 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 July, 1861 through December, 1861, 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 15:18

$24.00
129254

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1862 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030566535

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January, 1862 - December, 1862 * 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, 1862 through December, 1862, 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 offer... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 09:35

$24.00
128961

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371230624643

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends February 05, 2015 13:55

$48.00
129055

Early SANTA CLAUS Three Wise Men Christmas PRINTS 1867 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371234355399

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 28, 1867 * Ther Three Wise Men * Early Santa Claus The front page shows: 'The Wise Men Guided by the Star in the East'. Very nice half page print: "Santa Claus" shows him with a bag full of toys sneaking by two sleeping children. Another half page: "An Early Christmas Call" shows children, with toys, waking up mom & dad. A full page: "Christmas Toys--A Quiet Hint to Uncle John" & fullpg: "Christmas Morning--Awaking" shows children looking at a decorated Christmas tree. Sixteen pages, some light toning & minimal margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 19, 2015 07:54

$53.00
128556

WRIGHT BROTHERS Wilbur & Orville Kitty Hawk 1ST FLIGHT Airplane 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371216299216

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 30, 1904. * Wright Brothers 1st flight * Kitty Hawk NC North Carolina * Wilbur & Orville Near the back is an article marking perhaps the most significant development of the 20th century, that being manned flight. Note this issue is the month following the Wright brothers first flight at Kitty Hawk. The article is headed: "Progress of Science - The Problem of Flight" and the text includes: "...In a test near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the aeroplane designed by William (sic) and Orville Wright rose from the ground with its own power, remained in flight for a period of fifty-seven seconds at a speed of about ten miles an hour & finally landed safe... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2015 11:30

$116.00
128792

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371224913700

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2015 21:00

$44.99
128368

WRIGHT BROTHERS Wilbur & Orville Kitty Hawk 1ST FLIGHT Airplane 1904 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 390998082800

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 30, 1904. * Wright Brothers 1st flight * Kitty Hawk NC North Carolina * Wilbur & Orville Near the back is an article marking perhaps the most significant development of the 20th century, that being manned flight. Note this issue is the month following the Wright brothers first flight at Kitty Hawk. The article is headed: "Progress of Science - The Problem of Flight" and the text includes: "...In a test near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the aeroplane designed by William (sic) and Orville Wright rose from the ground with its own power, remained in flight for a period of fifty-seven seconds at a speed of about ten miles an hour & finally landed safe... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2014 08:48

$99.99
127604

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390971299631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2014 13:57

$45.00
127450

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 390964699814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2014 13:33

$39.99
126434

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Longstreet's Charge PRINTS 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390934772199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 8, 1863 * Great Battle of Gettysburg battle scene * General James Longstreet's attack Certainly one of the more desired issues of the Civil War with the nice content on the Battle of Gettysburg. The front page has 2 prints: "Saluting the Old Flag at Port Hudson" and "The Formal Surrender of Port Hudson". Inside a 1/4 pg: "Siege of Vicksburg", shows huts on a hillside. Fullpg has two prints: "Port Hudson From the Opposite Bank of the River" and "The Union Forces Entering the Breast-Works to Take Possession of Port Hudson". The premier print is the doublepage centerfold: "The Battle of Gettysburg--Longstreet's Attack Upon Our Left Centre--Bull Ridge in the... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2014 12:10

$235.00
126211

Great GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Civil War Prints 1864 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371140665021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 19, 1864 * General George Armstrong Custer * Other Civil War illustrations * Nice item for display The entire front page is taken up with a great print captioned: "Brigadier General George A. Custer" showing him leading a charge on horseback brandishing his sword. There is a related article inside. Other prints within include a full page of: "Brigadier General Judson Kilpatrick"; a full page: "Map of the Rebellion As It was in 1861 and As It Is in 1864" showing the diminished Confederacy (great display map). There is also a full page with 2 prints of "Huntsville, Alabama from General Logan's Headquarters" and "Dragging Artillery Through the Mud". And ano... See More  

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Ends October 11, 2014 09:59

$165.00
126190

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Longstreet's Charge PRINTS 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371140615552

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 8, 1863 * Great Battle of Gettysburg battle scene * General James Longstreet's attack Certainly one of the more desired issues of the Civil War with the nice content on the Battle of Gettysburg. The front page has 2 prints: "Saluting the Old Flag at Port Hudson" and "The Formal Surrender of Port Hudson". Inside a 1/4 pg: "Siege of Vicksburg", shows huts on a hillside. Fullpg has two prints: "Port Hudson From the Opposite Bank of the River" and "The Union Forces Entering the Breast-Works to Take Possession of Port Hudson". The premier print is the doublepage centerfold: "The Battle of Gettysburg--Longstreet's Attack Upon Our Left Centre--Bull Ridge in the... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2014 07:59

$224.99
126059

Great GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Civil War Prints 1864 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371136553021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 19, 1864 * General George Armstrong Custer * Other Civil War illustrations * Nice item for display The entire front page is taken up with a great print captioned: "Brigadier General George A. Custer" showing him leading a charge on horseback brandishing his sword. There is a related article inside. Other prints within include a full page of: "Brigadier General Judson Kilpatrick"; a full page: "Map of the Rebellion As It was in 1861 and As It Is in 1864" showing the diminished Confederacy (great display map). There is also a full page with 2 prints of "Huntsville, Alabama from General Logan's Headquarters" and "Dragging Artillery Through the Mud". And ano... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2014 07:27

$149.99
124107

Very Rare TURNWOLD PLANTATION Putnam County Georgia 1862 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371086102372

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Nov. 17, 1862 * Very rare Civil War era title A fascinating little newspaper which perhaps is most famous for being the only newspaper published on a Southern plantation. It was published by Joseph A. Turner on his plantation named “Turnwold” (see the back page notice), some 9 miles from Eatonton and achieved relatively wide readership throughout the Confederates states during the war. He used the “Countryman” to voice his pro-Confederate views as a staunch advocate of slavery. The entire front page & a bit of page 2 are taken up with: "Educated Negroes" which begins: "There is a law on our statue book forbidding th... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2014 13:06

$218.00
123717

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390860872174

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2014 15:33

$44.00
123560

Rare WINSLOW HOMER Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony PRINT 1874 Harper's Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371075946411

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1874 * Winslow Homer Front full pg. Nast illus. entitled "Jewels Among Swine." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The Flower Mission." Full pg. illus. of "Decoration Day - Services Around the Lincoln Monument, Union Square, New York." But certainly the most desired print in this issue is the full page by Winslow Homer: "Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony." which is in great condition and ideal for display (see). Other prints in this issue as well. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 04, 2014 10:24

$176.00
123823

Very Rare TURNWOLD PLANTATION Putnam County Georgia 1862 Civil War Era Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371081063685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COUNTRYMAN, Turnwold, Putnam County, Georgia, Nov. 17, 1862 * Very rare Civil War era title A fascinating little newspaper which perhaps is most famous for being the only newspaper published on a Southern plantation. It was published by Joseph A. Turner on his plantation named “Turnwold” (see the back page notice), some 9 miles from Eatonton and achieved relatively wide readership throughout the Confederates states during the war. He used the “Countryman” to voice his pro-Confederate views as a staunch advocate of slavery. The entire front page & a bit of page 2 are taken up with: "Educated Negroes" which begins: "There is a law on our statue book forbidding th... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2014 07:35

$199.99
123492

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Ship Capture PRINT 1859 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371074384603

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) capture The front page features a rather large illustration of: "The Yacht Wanderer along with a related article on it. Its infamy is in that it was the last documented ship to bring a cargo of slaves from Africa to the United States, which it did on November 28, 1858. Part of the article notes: "...after detaining the Wanderer for a week or so, let her go. The next heard of her was early in December last when she suddenly loomed up on the coast of Georgia and was charged with having been engaged in the slave trade...The general opinion...is that the Wanderer did not herself carry slaves from Africa, but that she served ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2014 09:05

$39.99
122870

Great GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Civil War Prints 1864 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371059647259

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 19, 1864 * General George Armstrong Custer * Other Civil War illustrations * Nice item for display The entire front page is taken up with a great print captioned: "Brigadier General George A. Custer" showing him leading a charge on horseback brandishing his sword. There is a related article inside. Other prints within include a full page of: "Brigadier General Judson Kilpatrick"; a full page: "Map of the Rebellion As It was in 1861 and As It Is in 1864" showing the diminished Confederacy (great display map). There is also a full page with 2 prints of "Huntsville, Alabama from General Logan's Headquarters" and "Dragging Artillery Through the Mud". And ano... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2014 08:42

$96.00
122869

Great General ROBERT E. LEE Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371059646515

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1864 * Famed General Robert E. Lee issue * Civil War illustrations * Nice for display Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice front page illustration of: "The Rebel General Robert Edmund Lee" with a short biography on him as well. Other prints include a fullpg. of 5 scenes in Georgia including Resaca, Woodlands, Kingston & Adairsville. Another page shows: "Fighting Johnny Logan" and "The Late Rev. Gordon Winslow" and a halfpg: "General Sherman's Campaign--General Hooker's Escort Charging Through the Woods". Great & displayable doublepage centerfold is captioned: 'Gen. Sherman's Campaign--The Rebel Assault On Logan's Position In th... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2014 08:40

$158.00
122868

WINSLOW HOMER Famous Artist PRINT Sea-Shore Scene 1874 Illustrated Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390838359973

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 19, 1874 * Winslow Homer 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" (see). Also included in this issue is a nice full front page by Frank Church: "A Village Public School--The Young Orator", a fullpg. 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 double page centerfold by political artist Thomas Nast, titled: "the Same Old Pirate Afloat Again." which is tipp... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2014 08:39

$158.00
123352

Rare WINSLOW HOMER Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony PRINT 1874 Harper's Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 390851433772

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1874 * Winslow Homer Front full pg. Nast illus. entitled "Jewels Among Swine." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The Flower Mission." Full pg. illus. of "Decoration Day - Services Around the Lincoln Monument, Union Square, New York." But certainly the most desired print in this issue is the full page by Winslow Homer: "Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony." which is in great condition and ideal for display (see). Other prints in this issue as well. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 03, 2014 14:44

$164.99
122674

Nice WINSLOW HOMER Central Park Pond Ice Skating PRINT Illus. 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371055415279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 28, 1860 * Winslow Homer illustration This issue features a very nice double page centerfold: "Skating On the Ladies' Skating Pond in the Central Park, New York" by famed artist Winslow Homer. Although this centerfold is in very nice condition (2 very small binding holes at the bottom of the print) the balance of the issue is damaged. An opportunity for the key print from this issue in nice condition at a lesser price.

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Ends June 01, 2014 09:30

$72.00
122660

WINSLOW HOMER Famous Artist PRINT Sea-Shore Scene 1874 Illustrated Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371055372689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 19, 1874 * Winslow Homer 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" (see). Also included in this issue is a nice full front page by Frank Church: "A Village Public School--The Young Orator", a fullpg. 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 double page centerfold by political artist Thomas Nast, titled: "the Same Old Pirate Afloat Again." which is tipp... See More  

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Ends May 09, 2014 07:55

$149.99
122659

Great General ROBERT E. LEE Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371055366644

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1864 * Famed General Robert E. Lee issue * Civil War illustrations * Nice for display Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice front page illustration of: "The Rebel General Robert Edmund Lee" with a short biography on him as well. Other prints include a fullpg. of 5 scenes in Georgia including Resaca, Woodlands, Kingston & Adairsville. Another page shows: "Fighting Johnny Logan" and "The Late Rev. Gordon Winslow" and a halfpg: "General Sherman's Campaign--General Hooker's Escort Charging Through the Woods". Great & displayable doublepage centerfold is captioned: 'Gen. Sherman's Campaign--The Rebel Assault On Logan's Position In th... See More  

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Ends May 09, 2014 07:38

$149.99
122658

Great GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Civil War Prints 1864 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 390833525983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 19, 1864 * General George Armstrong Custer * Other Civil War illustrations * Nice item for display The entire front page is taken up with a great print captioned: "Brigadier General George A. Custer" showing him leading a charge on horseback brandishing his sword. There is a related article inside. Other prints within include a full page of: "Brigadier General Judson Kilpatrick"; a full page: "Map of the Rebellion As It was in 1861 and As It Is in 1864" showing the diminished Confederacy (great display map). There is also a full page with 2 prints of "Huntsville, Alabama from General Logan's Headquarters" and "Dragging Artillery Through the Mud". And ano... See More  

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Ends May 09, 2014 07:31

$89.99
122479

Nice WINSLOW HOMER Central Park Pond Ice Skating PRINT Illus. 1860 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 390827905496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 28, 1860 * Winslow Homer illustration This issue features a very nice double page centerfold: "Skating On the Ladies' Skating Pond in the Central Park, New York" by famed artist Winslow Homer. Although this centerfold is in very nice condition (2 very small binding holes at the bottom of the print) the balance of the issue is damaged. An opportunity for the key print from this issue in nice condition at a lesser price.

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Ends May 02, 2014 08:08

$69.99
121008

WRIGHT BROTHERS Wilbur & Orville Kitty Hawk 1ST FLIGHT Airplane 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371016620153

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 30, 1904. * Wright Brothers 1st flight * Kitty Hawk NC North Carolina * Wilbur & Orville Near the back is an article marking perhaps the most significant development of the 20th century, that being manned flight. Note this issue is the month following the Wright brothers first flight at Kitty Hawk. The article is headed: "Progress of Science - The Problem of Flight" and the text includes: "...In a test near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the aeroplane designed by William (sic) and Orville Wright rose from the ground with its own power, remained in flight for a period of fifty-seven seconds at a speed of about ten miles an hour & finally landed saf... See More  

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Ends April 02, 2014 10:51

$97.00
120737

WRIGHT BROTHERS Wilbur & Orville Kitty Hawk 1ST FLIGHT Airplane 1904 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371012395430

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 30, 1904. * Wright Brothers 1st flight * Kitty Hawk NC North Carolina * Wilbur & Orville Near the back is an article marking perhaps the most significant development of the 20th century, that being manned flight. Note this issue is the month following the Wright brothers first flight at Kitty Hawk. The article is headed: "Progress of Science - The Problem of Flight" and the text includes: "...In a test near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the aeroplane designed by William (sic) and Orville Wright rose from the ground with its own power, remained in flight for a period of fifty-seven seconds at a speed of about ten miles an hour & finally landed saf... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2014 08:36

$89.99
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