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194597

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809199518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 20, 1873  * Winslow Homer's most famous print * "SNAP-THE-WHIP" Great for framing Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the much desired Winslow Homer doublepage centerfold: "Snap the Whip". As the photos show, this print is in very nice condition. Front page features a 1/2 page illustration entitled: "The New School Mistress." Inside is a full page illustration of "Saved!" A article "The Northwestern University" with accompany illustrations. Full page illustration of "The Fete Napoleon at Chiselhurst - Reception of the Visitors by the Ex-Empress Eugenie in the Garden of Camden Place." Supplement: Full page of illustration of "Humors of Railroad Travel." Full page of illustration... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:59

$1,095.00
194555

15 PUZZLE Game of Fifteen Mystic Square Tiles U.S. CRAZE 1880 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809156927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1880 * 15 puzzle U.S. craze * Game of fifteen Page 4 has a one column heading: "FIFTEEN". The related text on this "craze" of the era takes up about a full column. This is a sliding puzzle having 15 numbered square tiles in a frame leaving one unoccupied tile position. Tiles in the same row or column of the open position can be moved by sliding them horizontally or vertically, respectively. The goal of the puzzle is to place the tiles in numerical order. Complete in 8 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:01

$47.00
194551

Actor EDWIN BOOTH Richard II Theater Play ASSASSINATION Attempt 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809155328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EASTON EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1879 * Actor Edwin Booth * Attempted assassination * Mark Gray The top of page 2 has an article headed: "The Booth Shooting" with subhead. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Mark Gray (attempted assassin) was a traveling salesman from Keokuk, Iowa who fired two shots from a pistol at actor Edwin Booth on April 23, 1879. Booth was playing the title role in Richard II (play) at McVickers Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, during the final act of the William Shakespeare tragedy. Gray gave as his motive a wrong done to a friend by Booth. Gray's shots, which were fired from a distance of thirty-four feet, missed Booth... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 07:58

$37.00
194513

MARK TWAIN Samuel Langhorne Clemens Slander Reply Signed in Type 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373802255129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND DAILY HERALD, Ohio, Feb. 23, 1877 * Mark Twain - Samuel Langhorne Clemens  Page 3 has over a full column taken up with: "Mark Twain's Character" "His Reply etc the Slanders of the 'Quaker City' Captain" which is signed in type: Mark Twain. And this is followed by another letter from him signed: Samuel L. Clemens [Mark Twain]. Eight pages, some foxing to the ftpg. fold, generally nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2021 07:58

$37.00
194511

NELLIE BLY Female Wardens in WOMEN'S PRISONS Report 1888 The World NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393718749924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 13, 1889   * Nellie Bly expose * Women in the workplace Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic career, perhaps most notably her undercover work in exposing the poor treatment of patients at the Blackwell Island asylum for the insane. This issue reports on page 14 her work at some big city Women prison and their female wardens. The article is headed: "WITH THE PRISON MATRONS" "They Tell Nellie Bly That Women Never Reform" and more. The lengthy article article is signed at its conclusion... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2021 07:57

$92.00
194450

Rare CONVENT LA St. James Parish Louisiana French & English Lang. 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373797580075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LE LOUISIANAIS, Convent, Louisiana, Sept. 14, 1878  * Very rare publication from the deep South A scarce title which existed from 1865 thru 1883, but of which very few issues surface. A four page issue with the pages 1 &2 in French, pages 3 & 4 in English. Folio size, small library stamp within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2021 10:37

$68.00
194423

FREDERIC REMINGTON West - Rocky Mountains Horseback Hunting PRINTS 1895 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373796234701

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, July, 1895  Among the articles within are: "Bear-Chasing In The Rocky Mountains" by the famed Frederic Remington which includes 9 illustrations by him. Also a 21 page article: "The University of Pennsylvania" with 18 illustrations. Other illustrations in this issue as well. Disbound without outer wrappers, 160 pages, 6 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2021 10:19

$46.00
194394

Historic COCA COLA Coke Carbonated Soft Drink TRADEMARK Established1893 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373795156638

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Feb. 11, 1893  * Coca Cola gets it's trademark (historic) * Establishment of Coke See the photo for the historic--yet inconspicuous--listing of Coca Cola receiving its trade mark, the very first in the list of many in this issue. The listing reads: "Beverages, nutrient or tonic, Coca Cola Company....22,406" the number being the patent number. A significant report of the very beginning of the company that would become one of the giants of the corporate world. A wealth of interesting articles & prints including: "Stark's Motor for Flying Machines" and "Pauly's Fire Apparatus". Sixteen pages, partially rejoined at the blank spine, a library stamp at the top of the front page, nice con... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:19

$285.00
194290

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1892 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696786415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OAK & IVY LEAF, Chicago, August, 1892  * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union This is a small newspaper which supported temperance (prohibition of alcohol). This newspaper was the "Organ of the National Y.W.C.T.U." as noted in the masthead. Eight pages, 9 by 11 1/2 inches, generally nice condition with a handsome masthead.

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:27

$24.00
194289

1865 SOLAR ECLIPSE w/ Diagrams & Andersonville Prison Wirz Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373788254509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 19, 1865  * Solar eclipse of October 19, 1865 * Henry Wirz - Andersonville Prison A doubly interesting issue as the front page has a graphic account of: "THE SOLAR ECLIPSE TO-DAY" "Philosophy of Eclipses" "Where This Eclipse is Annular" "Its Appearance Here" with two graphics. Also on the ftpg: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Wirz Trial Yesterday" "Reply of the Accused to the Charge of Murder". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:27

$36.00
194283

ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL & Thomas A. Watson Telephone Invention 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373788252056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida NY, February 8, 1877. * Alexander Graham Bell & T.A. Watson * Invention of the Telephone   A small size newspaper from the famous Oneida Community in New York, an early "commune" in experimental living. Various religiously-themed content but a bit of reporting of news of the day as well. An interesting title from this interesting community in in upstate New York. 8 pages in nice condition. Page 7 contains an article on the telephone invention by Alexander Graham Bell and T.A. Watson. (see)

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:23

$35.00
194279

NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Returns 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373788244029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Jan. 22, 1890  * Nellie Bly's trip around the World * Welcome home The front page has a very fine article on the famed traveler and reporter Nellie Bly as she nears competition of her epic trip around the world. A few bits mention: "...a few minutes later Miss Bly was taken off on a tug while her fellow passengers on the same steamer gave her a parting cheer...boarded a special train which was in waiting for her...The train bearing Nellie Bly arrived at 2 pm. A large crowd assembled at the depot to see her..." and more, including some nice details of her experiences in Europe and Asia. Nice to have this report on the front page. Also on the ftpg. is a detailed account headed: "TRAIN ROBBE... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:20

$74.00
186402

Rare Occultists Paranormal Magical Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050977302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RELIGIO PHILOSOPHICAL JOURNAL, Chicago, Nov. 13, 1875  A quite uncommon title which, as noted in the decorative masthead, is "Devoted To Spiritual Philosophy". This interesting newspaper was begun in 1865 by an association of dozens of the leading spiritualists of the day.  Its masthead is a graphic depiction of the progressive, free-religious views of the association showing "Harmonial Philosophy" shedding its light on the Bible, Koran, Zend-Avesta and Shaster, surrounded by scenes of nineteenth-century progress (steamships, balloons, telescopes, factories, etc.). Files of this newspaper are held by the "International Assoc. for the Preservation of Spirtualists and Occult Periodicals". Eight pages, archival strengthening at... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2021 07:55

$42.00
194239

1865 SEWING MACHINE Invention by J. W. Bartlett PRINT 1865 Illustrated Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784907783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 18, 1865  Inside has a print of; "Bartlett's Sewing Machine" accompanied by a detailed article on it titled: "The New Sewing Machine". Other inventions & mechanical improvements throughout, some illustrated. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2021 15:02

$35.00
194224

August 7, 1869 SOLAR ECLIPSE Moon Passes Between Earth & Sun 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784698334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 8, 1869 * 1869 Solar Eclipse * Moon - Sun - Earth The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE SOLAR ECLIPSE" "Magnificence of the Phenomenon in the Metropolis" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up 5 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, some archival mending to a few unrelated pages, a few tiny margin tears, generally nice.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:22

$44.00
194219

NEW RICHMOND WI St. Croix County Wisconsin TORNADO Disaster 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784696719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 13, 1899 * New Richmond, Wisconsin * St. Croix County * 1899 Tornado disaster   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "OVER 200 KILLED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:17

$40.00
194216

NEWNAN GA Georgia NEGRO Lynching ELIJAH STRICKLAND Hanging 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784694648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 24, 1899 * Newnan, Georgia * Elijah Strickland lynching * Alfred Cranford murder The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A MOB OF BUTCHERS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:13

$48.00
194210

BATTLE OF CALUMPIT Bagbag River Bulacan Philippines-American War 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784693542

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 26, 1899 * Battle of Calumpit * Bulacan, Philippines * Philippine-American War   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "REBELS' LAST STAND" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, a few small library stamps near the top of the front page, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:10

$40.00
194626

THE GREAT BOSTON FIRE Urban Conflagration Disaster Illustrations 1872 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393747024348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov.  23, 1872  * The great Boston Fire prints * One of most costly fires in U.S. history The prime content is on the front page, three prints: "The Fire at Boston". Inside has a half page map: "Plan of Boston, Showing The Extent of the Fire."  The Great Boston Fire of 1872 was Boston's largest fire and still one of the most costly fire-related property losses in American history. Also within is a doublepage centerfold: "The Voyage to China...". Other prints include: "Waterspouts on the Mediterranean", "The New City Museum, Guildhall", "The Steam-ship Hindoo..." "The Pelsall Hall Colliery...Scene of the Flooding": full-page portraits of the King and Queen of Saxony, "Medals fo... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2021 08:01

$79.99
194625

A.B. FROST Golfing Illustrations & LOUIS PASTEUR Death w/ Print 1895 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393747017903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 12, 1895 * A.B. Frost golfer illustration * Louis Pasteur death w/ print This issue features a very nice fullpg. print by famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "Golf" which includes 13 illustrations of golf shots, most of a comic theme. The full front page is a political cartoon by W. A. Rogers: "Mr. Croker's Busy Season Begins". Inside has: "Representative Bishops of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Convention at Minneapolis", a nice full page of: "M. Louis Pasteur In His Laboratory" "a full page of: "The New York Terminal of the Brooklyn Bridge, Now Under Construction", photos of various track & field stars. Complete in 24 pages, never bound nor trimmed, some browning near margins of f... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2021 07:58

$84.99
194622

PESHTIGO FIRE Wisconsin Forest Disaster PRINT & Victoria Woodhull 1871 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373810170913

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 25, 1871 * Peshtigo fire disaster * Wisconsin forest * Victoria Woodhull The significant print is the very dramatic double page centerfold captioned: "Forest Fires In The West--The Burning of Peshtigo", Wisconsin. This fire, which occurred on the same day as the more famous Chicago Fire & consequently received much less press attention, was actually much more of a disaster, as Peshtigo suffered over 1500 deaths compare to 300 in the Chicago Fire. It is an interesting curiosity of history that the Peshtigo Fire has been largely forgotten despite causing the loss of 5 times the loss in Chicago. Great full front page Thomas Nast political cartoon showing Boss Tweed. Two other fullpg. Nast... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2021 07:45

$79.99
192137

Rare Mediums GHOSTS Spectres Appatition 1886 Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373671353455

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEDIUM AND DAYBREAK, London, Feb. 19, 1886 * Ghosts - mediums - spectre - apparition - spooks A fascinating & unusual newspaper subtitled: "A Weekly Journal Devoted to the History, Phenomena, Philosophy & Teachings of Spiritualism" as noted in the masthead. The great illustration in the masthead themes on this topic--very displayable as such. Among the articles are: "Our Immortal Homes - Where Are the Dead?" "Phenomenal Experiences - Materialization at Gateshead" "Progress of Spiritual Work" "A Clairvoyant in Middlesborough" & much more. Nice condition, 16 pages, 8 by 13 inches.

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Ends December 04, 2021 13:28

$75.00
138877

KATIE KING Spiritualism Spiritualists Ghosts Seance Medium 1875 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334410042

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, January, 1875  Inside has an 11 page article titled; "Touching Visitants From a Higher Life" which is an interesting & detailed article on the spirit "Katie King", who was said to have appeared several times in seances, creating a bit of a sensation at the time (see the hyperlink for much more). This Atlantic Monthly article is rather famous among collectors of spiritual/mystic related items. Complete in 128 pages, disbound from a volume without wrappers, nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:26

$46.00
194124

1899 ENTERPRISE KS Dixkinson County Kansas John Gilbert FAMILY MURDERS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777768225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 6, 1899 * Enterprise, Dickinson County, Kansas * John Gilbert family murders (Wife & 4 children)   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PURELY DEVILISH" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:10

$40.00
194123

SPIRITS GHOSTS PHOTOGRPAHY Specter William H. Mumler Fraud Trial 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777768008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1869 * Spirit photography - ghosts * William H. Mumler fraud trial Page 6 has an article with testimony headed: "Light From The Tombs" "The Spirits Laid Bare" "Lucifer (Matches) and Mica Among The Ghosts" and more. (See) Text takes up over three columns. Complete with 16 pages, some archival mending on a few unrelated pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:09

$38.00
194114

RICHMOND VA Virginia State Capitol Floor Collapse Disaster 1870 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777762254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 29, 1870 * Richmond VA Virginia * State Capitol floor collapse disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE RICHMOND HORROR" "Details of the Fatal Tragedy in the Capitol" and more. (see) Text takes up just over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:01

$33.00
194093

Early BODYSURFING Riding the Wave Swimming Hawaiian Islands PRINT 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373776615926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, April 7, 1866  Included is a nearly half page print captioned: "Surf Swimming at Hawaii, Sandwich Islands" with a related article having the same title. The print shows women lying on boards riding the surf, but none standing on them. This would have to be one of the earlier images of surfing and surfboards to be found, let along an early image from Hawaii. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2021 12:09

$93.00
193454

NEWARK NJ Henry William Herbert GHOSTS Graveyard Haunted 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393605465956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 19, 1873 * Henry William Herbert - Frank Forester * Mount Peasant Cemetery - Newark NJ * Haunted graveyard - ghosts - goblin The top of page 5 has one column headings: "THE NEWARK GHOST" "More Strange Stories About Ghostly Monsters" and more. (see) Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2021 06:37

$44.00
189119

Ghosts Phenomena Apparitions HAUNTED HOUSE in Syracuse New York ? 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226822945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 18, 1881 * Haunted house in Syracuse, New York ? * Ghosts - spectres - apparitions Page 7 has a report headed: "A Haunted House" "The Mysterious Stone Throwing that is Startling Syracusians" (see) Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 30, 2021 13:38

$33.00
194033

THE BLACK CROOK 1st Broadway Musical Niblo's Garden PREMIERE 1866 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393654041685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 12, 1866  * "The Black Crook" opening premiere * Very first musical theatre performance of the first ever modern day musical! * Niblo's Garden - Broadway - New York City A terrific and  historic issue relating to the first theatrical musical, "The Black Crook". As Wikipedia notes: "Its significance is being considered the first piece of musical theater that conforms to the modern notion of a "book musical". The book is by Charles M. Barras, an American playwright. The music is mostly adaptations, but some new songs were composed for the piece. It opened on September 12, 1866 at Niblo's Garden on Broadway, New York City and ran for a record-breaking 474 performances. This production gave America ... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:24

$377.00
194027

19th Century ST. JOHNSBURY VT Caledonia County Vermont Centennial 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393654037436

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ST. JOHNSBURY REPUBLICAN - Burke Centennial Edition, Vermont, July 1, 1896  The entire 16 page issue is a celebration of the town of Burke, Vermont (2010 pop. 1753) with a very detailed account of the town's history over the past 100 years. Many photos of notable people, homes, etc. Complete in 16 pages, printed on high-quality newsprint, 11 by 15 inches, great condition.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:19

$29.00
194005

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772053033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1865  * Civil War ending events * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Trial of the conspirators The ftpg. includes: "THE SOUTH" "Closing Scenes of the War in the Palmetto State" "Popular Joy of the Chivalry at the End of the War" "Progress of Reconstruction" "The Army & Navy" & more. The back page has: "THE TRIAL" "A Witness for the Prosecution Charged with Corrupt Motives" "More Testimony About Dr. Mudd's Movements" "The Trial Drawing to an End" "The Evidence on Tuesday" plus many subheads concerning various testimonies (see for portions). A portion of the report includes: "...were two or three witnesses he desire to examine still in defence of Mrs. Surratt, but that if they did not appear before... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:00

$33.00
193974

King KAMEHAMEHA V Kingdom of Hawaiian Islands Monarch DEATH 1855 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393652030978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE, New York, Jan. 16, 1873 * Death of Kamehameha V * King of Hawaii - Sandwich Islands The top of the front page has a nice article: "The Death of Kamehameha V "Appearance of the Body While Lying in State--Ceremonies on the Occasion". He reigned at the fifth monarch of the Kingdom of Hawaii & was described at the last great traditional chief. The article takes over half a column. Four pages, large folio size, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 27, 2021 06:43

$48.00
193967

DWIGHT L. MOODY American Evangelist Christianity Church REVIVAL 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393652016517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 15, 1899 * Dwight L. Moody * American evangelist * San Diego revival   The top of page 3 a one column heading: "EVANGELIST MOODY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 27, 2021 06:29

$37.00
193962

Rare SAN DIEGO Old West Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393651149335

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Jan. 19, 1871  * Rare & early from Southern California Front page items include: "The Pacific Paradise" which extols the great climate of San Diego over that of Nice, France. "How to Fight the Apaches" "The Transcontinental Railroad" and more. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends November 26, 2021 14:28

$57.00
183956

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Women's Suffrage Trial for Illegal Woman VOTING 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1873  * United States vs. Susan B. Anthony trial * Illegal voting on 1872 Presidential election Page 7 has first report coverage on the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegal voting under the headings: "Woman's Rights" "Trial of Susan B. Anthony at Canandaigua, N.Y.--Does the Fact of a Voter Being a Woman Constitute a Crime ?..." See images for text here. This trial lasted just one day and Anthony would be found guilty on this day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2021 14:00

$80.00
193927

Rate RUTHERFORD B. HAYES Presidential Election Victory 1877 BROADSIDE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373765262134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MILTONIAN, Milton, Pennsylvania, March 2, 1877 * Rutherford B. Hayes elected president of U.S. * Rare broadside publication - Samuel J. Tilden  A great broadside (printed on one side only) "Supplement" issue with over half of the issue taken up with the Presidential election of 1876. It was one of the most contentious presidential elections in history and gave rise to the Compromise of 1877 by which the Democrats conceded the election to Hayes in return for an end to Reconstruction and the withdrawal of federal troops from the South. After a controversial post-election process, Hayes was declared the winner, even though Tilden had won the popular vote. The first column has heads: "The Last State Reached & The ... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2021 12:54

$169.00
193809

JOHN JAY American Statesman Founding Fathers & NY Governor DEATH 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373761669313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 23, 1829  * John Jay death Page 6 has a brief & inconspicuous--yet notable--report of the death of John Jay, the nation's first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court: "The venerable John Jay, formerly chief justice of the United States,, etc. died in Westchester county, New York, on Sunday last in the 85th year of his age. The New York papers abound with well merited testimonies of respect to his memory." Included also is the 8 page "Supplementary" issue, so complete in 24 pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important s... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2021 07:56

$30.00
193808

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 Old New Yok Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373761669187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 21, 1881  * President James A. Garfield assassination death The first column is headed: "THE MURDERED PRESIDENT" "A Day of Mournful Excitement at Elberon" and various subheads. Also on the ftpg: "The Hour of Death - A Detailed Description of the Scene at the Bedside of the dying President--Mrs. Garfield's Heroic Fortitude" and: "the Result of the Autopsy--The Course of the Bullet Different from the Doctors' Diagnoses..." and "Arranging For the Funeral" and even more. Related content takes the entire front page. Complete in 8 pages, four binding holes at the first column affect about 10 ftpg. words in total, otherwise good.

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Ends November 19, 2021 07:56

$57.00
193800

General George CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393637764774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, July 13, 1876 * General George Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens Page 7 has: "Summary Of News" which includes a very brief & inconspicuous report on the Custer massacre: "The disastrous fight between Gen. Custer's command & the Sioux Indians on June 25th resulted in the death of Gen. Custer, together with 13 officers and from 200 to 300 men." Also a report of the death of Gen. Santa Anna, and of notification of Gov. Hayes published letter of acceptance of the Republican nomination, and mention of the Missouri Pacific Railroad train robbery (committed by Jesse James & his gang)..  Another article begins: "Competism killed Gen. Custer and his three hundre... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2021 07:50

$62.00
193754

Original 19th Century LUDLOW VT Windsor Vermont 1878 Old New England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393629066016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VERMONT TRIBUNE, Ludlow, March 1, 1878 * Ludlow, Vermont * Windsor County Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Eight pages, piece torn away on the third leaf (pages 5-6) (see), minor margin and central fold wear, generally good.

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Ends November 14, 2021 11:55

$28.00
193743

Rare GALVESTON TX Texas Post Civil War Stronghold Reconstruction 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393627181019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FLAKE'S DAILY BULLETIN, Galveston, Texas, July 14, 1866 * Rare Southwestern title * Post Civil War reconstruction An uncommon title from this former Confederate port city not far from Houston. Various news of the day. Eight pages, some various small wormholes (see), otherwise quite nice.

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Ends November 13, 2021 10:09

$25.00
193709

Rare 19th Century WEST BATON ROUGE LA Louisiana The Sugar Planter 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373753049684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, May 29, 1886  * From the deep South A quite uncommon title from the South. We had a few issues from the first year of the Civil War. this this is the first of a post-war issue. Various news & ads off the day, four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:47

$39.00
193703

1865 SEWING MACHINE Invention by Earle Harry Smith PRINT 1865 Illus. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373753047929

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Sept. 16, 1865  The front page has an article with 2 prints of: "Earle Harry Smith's Crank-Motion Shuttle Sewing Machine". The balance of the issue is taken up with various articles on the latest inventions and mechanical improvements, a few with illustrations. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:44

$35.00
193690

Lot (9) DAILY GRAPHIC Illustrated Political Cartoon Prints 1874-1883 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623735757

Offered are 9 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York  A lot of 9 issues dated April 21, 1874; June 20, 1874; Sept. 16, 1874; March 27, 1876; Sept. 3, 1880; Nov. 27, 1880; Dec. 20, 1882; March 31, 1883; and April 23, 1883. This was a full folio-size, illustrated newspaper of the day, one of just a few which existed. Each issue has a full front page print--typically a political cartoon--plus other prints inside and on the back page. Most are 8 pages, a few are 12 pages. Some a bit irregular at the blank spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 11:00

$98.00
193682

1896 ST. JOHNSBURY VT Caledonia County Vermont New England Shire Town Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623731749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. JOHNSBURY REPUBLICAN, Vermont, July 1, 1896 * Caledonia County * "Best Small Town" Uncommon publication from Northern New England. Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Complete with 8 pages, minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:53

$28.00
193681

Rare 1887 LA PALTA MO Macon County Missouri 19th Century Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623731364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOME PRESS, La Plata, Missouri, Jan. 28, 1887 * Macon County  An uncommon title from this very small town in Northern Missouri. A typical newspaper of the day with local and regional reports and a wealth of ads. Complete in 4 pages, never bound nor trimmed, a small hoe to the back leaf, a few small repairs. Good condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:52

$38.00
193679

GROVER CLEVELAND Presidential Election WIN w/ Prints 1892 Newport KY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623728314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KENTUCKY JOURNAL, Newport, Nov. 9, 1892 * President Grover Cleveland * Presidential election A very nice front page graphic on Grover Cleveland winning the Presidential race with double-column headlines including: "CLEVE & STEVE" "Sing, and Holler, Jump and Yell, Raise a Mighty Shout" with more. Prints of Cleveland and Adlai Stevenson as well. Four pages archivally rejoined at the spine, an older tape mend near the bottom of the front page, rather fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:52

$38.00
193677

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623713876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, Oct. 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 Much of the illustrative focus is on the Great Chicago Fire, including a full front page: "...The Terrified Populace in Front of the Briggs House...". Inside has more with two half page prints; "The Great Fire at Chicago" and a great & dramatic doublepage centerfold: "...Panic-Stricken Citizens Rushing...Carrying the Aged, Sick & Helpless...". Plus another half page and full page of prints on the fire. Sixteen pages, archival strengthening at the spine, various archival mends near margins inside, generally nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:43

$124.00
193631

FENIAN RAIDS Battle of Trout River Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619197633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1870 * Battle of Trout River * Fenian Brotherhood raids * Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada The top of page 10 has one column headings that include: "THE FENIANS" "Seizure of Fenian War Material by United States Troops" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the folds, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:03

$35.00
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