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185122

WAR OF 1812 BEGINNING re. Declaration of War America vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985005632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 3, 1812  * Declaration of war close * War of 1812 to begin Page 2 has a notable report headed: "War with England!" stating: "A letter has been received in town from a Senator of the United States, dated May 28th, which says, The Committee of the Senate on Foreign Affairs have agreed unanimously [Mr. Lloyd being absent] to recommend a Declaration of War against---England." Three weeks later this newspaper would report that war has officially been declared against England, initiating the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:42

$39.00
185107

USS CHERSAPEAKE United States Navy Frigate Naval Triumphs War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284459177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, April 12, 1813  * USS Chesapeake (1799) * United States Navy frigate * War of 1812 - pre-capture The ftpg. has 4 Acts of Congress, two of them relating to the War of 1812. Other items on the war include: "Indisputable Evidence of British Barbarity" "Treasonable" "Gun-Boats" "Military Movements" "The Chesapeake Frigate" with a report of its naval accomplishments; "The Brave Crew of the Constitution" "The Sting of the Hornet!" and a few other items. Four pages, scattered foxing & a bit of ftpg. dirtiness, generally good.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:33

$34.00
184874

Original & Rare WAR OF 1812 Second War of Independence 1813 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373258543185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WAR, New York, July 13, 1813  The front page has: "Progress of the War In Virginia--Smithfield Attacked--British Monsters--Alarm--Alacrity of the Citizens--and Safety of the City". Inside contains: "The Chesapeake" "A Proclamation" signed: George Prevost (see); "Affair at Beaver Dams" "Capture of the British Tender Eagle" "North-Western Army" "Naval & Marine  Memoranda" "Retaliation" "Great Battle" and more. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/4 in., never-trimmed margins, some foxing & minor damp stains, good condition. This is a fascinating, short-lived newspaper, having begun in 1812 with the exclusive purpose of reporting on the War of 1812 (hence the title). When the war ended, so did this newspaper.

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Ends November 06, 2020 14:22

$35.00
185244

Great CALEB STRONG Political Ship Illustration AD For Governor in 1814 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373292488785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 26, 1814  * Great Caleb Strong illustrated ad The front page is dominated by a very large engraving of a ship headed: "The STRONG Ship Massachusetts ", part of a political notice in support of Caleb Strong for governor. Note that the flag on the tallest mast bears his name, with political slogans on the other flags. Much text as well. Given the considerable naval activity in the on-going War of 1812 it is not surprising a nautical theme was popular for a political campaign at this time. Four pages, very decorative, never bound nor trimmed, archival repair to a corner on page 2, good condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:52

$34.99
183804

WAR OF 1812 Battle of Big Sandy Creek New York & Fort Oswego 1814 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912994594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YANKEE, Boston, June 10, 1814 * Battle of Big Sandy Creek & more Although the ftpg. has a dispatch headed: "Abdication Of Bonaparte", pages 2 and 3 have reports on the War of 1812 including: "Capture of 300 of the Enemy on Lake Ontario" "Further Particulars of the Affair at Sandy Creek" "Indian Massacre" "Latest From Halifax" "Gun Boat Flotilla" "More British Brutality" "From Lake Champlain" "Latest from the Chesapeake" and even more. Four page, some staining, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:30

$38.00
183710

CAPTAIN DAVID PORTER United States Navy Naval Exploits War of 1812-13 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146616566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Dec. 23, 1813 * Captain David Porter * United States Navy * War of 1812 - naval Inside has some items on the War of 1812 including; "Capt. Isaac Hull concerning honoring him for: "...the glorious victory over the Guerriere...". Also: "Tribute To Valor" and "The Essex Frigate" which is a lengthy letter signed in type by: David Porter, with details on his victory over the British ship Montezuma. Then another lengthy letter signed by David Porter on his naval exploits. Four pages, damp stains to the right side, good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:16

$34.00
183655

JAMES MADISON Acts of Congress re. the United States Navy War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905149500

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Jan. 18, 1813 * President James Madison * United States Navy The ftpg. has two Acts of Congress, one: "To Increase the Navy of the United States", both signed in type by the President James Madison. Other War of 1812 content includes; "More About Impressments" "War Measures" "The Navy" and other items. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:07

$31.00
183275

CAPTAIN JAMES LAWRENCE Don't Give Up The Ship ! DEATH 1813 War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125532535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 7, 1813 * re. Captain James Lawrence death * re. USS Chesapeake v. HMS Shannon Nearly 7 pages are taken up with: "Events of the War" within which are "Battle of Beaver Dam" "Retirement of Maj. Gen. Dearborn" "Military", a letter from Chilicothe, "Chesapeake and Shannon" which concerns the famous naval battle. In the article is: "...The second broadside, capt. Lawrence (with every other officer on the upper deck who was not killed) was mortally wounded and fell exclaiming 'fire away my lads.'...", which is likely a corruption of the very famous quote of his: "Don't give up the ship!". More war-related content as well. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition. As no... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:31

$48.00
183271

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Ontario w/ General Jacob Brown Victory War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884119443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 30, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * General Jacob Brown victory Five pages of reports fall under the heading: "Events of the War" with subheads & reports including: "Hear the Enemy" "Call of Militia" "From Canada" "Hostages" "The Battle of Chippewa" "General Brown" "Gen. Izard" "Naval" "General Orders" concerning the British landing on the Niagara frontier; and further details on the: "Battle of Chippewa--British Account" plus: "The enemy in the Chesapeake" and "American Prizes" and more. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:29

$37.00
182297

Colonel DANIEL BOONE Kentucky Pioneer Frontiersman BIOGRAPHY 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849553584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 13, 1813 * Daniel Boone - Kentucky pioneer Being from the midst of the War of 1812 it is not surprise that much of the content within these pages related to the war, with some nice battle (land and naval) reports. But the key content in this issue is found in the "Supplementary" issue which accompanies it, containing on pages 1 thru 4 an: "Interesting Biography" "Colonel Daniel Boone" which has a prefacing paragraph reading: "The high spirited patriotism of Kentucky, with the powerful exertions she has made against the allied forces of the enemy, noticed in many parts of the Register, gives peculiar interest to the following memoir and memorial of..." followed by the extremely det... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:13

$133.00
180793

1814 BATTLE OF CHIPPAWA Niagara Falls River Ontario Canada War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775280980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 27, 1814 * Battle of Chippawa * Invasion of Upper Canada * Niagara Falls - Ontario * War of 1812 The front page begins with a full column: "Dispatch From Major-General Brown to the Secretary of War" which is his official report on the Battle of Chippawa Falls near Niagara. This was a notable victory for the Americans despite being outnumbered by the British. Page 2 has a report headed: "Capture of Eastport" & also: " Copy of a Letter form Capt. Isaac Hull to the Sec. of the Navy", plus there are other tidbits on the War of 1812 inside as well. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends May 24, 2020 13:42

$43.00
180717

Colonel DANIEL BOONE Kentucky Pioneer Frontiersman BIOGRAPHY 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373029591114

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 13, 1813 * Daniel Boone - Kentucky pioneer Being from the midst of the War of 1812 it is not surprise that much of the content within these pages related to the war, with some nice battle (land and naval) reports. But the key content in this issue is found in the "Supplementary" issue which accompanies it, containing on pages 1 thru 4 an: "Interesting Biography" "Colonel Daniel Boone" which has a prefacing paragraph reading: "The high spirited patriotism of Kentucky, with the powerful exertions she has made against the allied forces of the enemy, noticed in many parts of the Register, gives peculiar interest to the following memoir and memorial of..." followed by the extremely det... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:22

$92.00
178364

Naval Heroes JAMES LAWRENCE & Augustus Ludlow FUNERALS Burial 1813 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921424806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, Aug. 25, 1813 * James Lawrence & Augustus Ludlow funerals Page 3 has a lengthy report; "Interment Of The Remains of the Naval Heroes, LAWRENCE & LUDLOW", Capt. Lawrence uttering the famous line: "Don't give up the ship!" just before his death. This report takes over 2 columns. Page 2 has another related report on Lawrence & Ludlow as well. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:40

$45.00
175749

WAR OF 1812 United States President James Madison PROCLAMATION in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797380388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 27, 1812 * War of 1812 declaration by United States * James Madison proclamation * Historic report This issue has one of the best presentations on the declaration of war against Great Britain, beginning the War of 1812. Most of the first column of the front page is a somewhat decorative "Proclamation" headed with an engraving of a heraldic eagle & signed by James Madison, declaring that a state of war exists between the United States & England, marking the official beginning of the War of 1812. Inside has a nice editorial: "War Against England" which takes close to 2 pages and includes near the end: "War is Declared--Great Britain is the Enemy..." and at the very end: "...and e... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 12:57

$139.00
171570

JOHN RODGERS United States Navy USS President Cruise War of 1812 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259248657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 9, 1813 * John Rodgers' third cruise * USS President - United States Navy From the midst of the War of 1812, page 2 has a lengthy letter headed: "Rodger's Cruize" from on board the frigate President, signed in type: Jno. Rodgers. Pg. 3 had details of the funeral of William Henry Allen, late commander of the U.S. sloop of war Argus. Other bits on the War of 1812. Four pages, ever bound nor trimmed, several creases, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:35

$29.00
171249

WAR OF 1812 United States Navy Naval WAR VESSELS Ships Chart 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392252977750

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 15, 1812 * War of 1812 * United States Navy Inside has over half a page on: "An Act to Authorize the Issuing of Treasury Notes" signed: James Madison. Also: "Drafted Militia" "Proclamation" by the governor of Connecticut concerning the War of 1812; "North Carolina Patriotism" and a nice chart headed: "Vessels of War" listing ships by size (see). There are many "Military Notices" as well. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2019 16:44

$33.00
170967

BATTLE OF CHATEAUGUAY Quebec Wade Hampton vs. Mohawks War of 1812 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244866485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWBURYPORT HERALD, Massachusetts, Nov. 30, 1813 * Battle of Chateauguay - Quebec, Canada * Wade Hampton vs. Charles de Salaberry * War of 1812 - Mohawk people The ftpg. has: "General Orders" being the British account of: "...the affair of the 26th Oct. between General Hampton and the British". which was the Battle of Chateauguay. This was one of the two battles (the other being the Battle of Chrysler's Farm) which caused the Americans to abandon the Saint Lawrence Campaign, their major strategic effort in the autumn of 1813. Also on the ftpg: "Of Gen. Wilkinson's Army" datelines at Albany & Watertown. Much more on the War of 1812 inside including "The Action Near Cornwall" and reports from Ogdensburgh, Albany, Sac... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:46

$33.00
170319

TO THE PEOPLE OF CANADA General William Hull Proclamation War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392225380650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Aug. 3, 1812 * General William Hull proclamation * To the inhabitants of Canada Reports include: "Commodore Rodgers' Squadron" "From Halifax" "Latest From Baltimore" "Fate of War" "United States' Frigate Constitution" and more items on the War of 1812. Perhaps the most notable content is the: "Proclamation" by William Hull beginning: "Inhabitants of Canada! After 30 years of peace & prosperity the United States have been driven to arms..." with much more, signed in type: A. P Hull. Following the popular belief that Upper Canada would not resist invasion, Hull claimed that the Americans were there to free and protect the colonists from the "tyranny" of the British. At the same... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:12

$48.00
168168

Rare BILINGUAL Groningen Netherlands French & Dutch Language 1813 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372494723734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEUILLE D'AFFICHES, ANNONCES ET AVIS DIVERS DE GRONINGUE, Groningen, The Netherlands Aug 18, 1813 * Rare bilingual publication * French & Dutch language A fascinating bilingual newspaper, the left column in French, and the right column with the same content in Dutch. The title translates to: "Leaflet, Announcements & Miscellaneous Notices from Groningen". This issue was published during the midst of the Napoleonic Wars in Europe. Eight pages, 9 by 10 1/2 inches, never bound nor trimmed with very wide margins, 2 black tax stamps at the bottom, great condition.

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Ends December 07, 2018 07:27

$74.00
166904

Early 19th Century HARTFORD CT Connecticut War of 1812 Lake Erie 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447523098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, March 1, 1814 Page 2 has several War of 1812 items under headings: "Events Of The War" "On Lake Erie" "Niagara Frontier". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:49

$29.00
160013

WAR OF 1812 BEGINS Declaration of War United States vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949368027

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, June 26, 1812 * War of 1812 start * Declaration of war On page 3 near the top of the second column is A Proclamation issued by President James Madison confirming the Congress declaration of war against Great Britain, stating in part: "...Now therefore, I JAMES MADISON, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim the same..." The Proclamation, dated June 12, 1812, is signed in type: James Madison and James Monroe, the Secretary of State. Previous to the Proclamation is: "An Act issued by Congress Declaring War between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the dependencies thereof, and the United States of ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:30

$215.00
157506

TREATY OF GHENT Signed Belgium War of 1812 Officially ENDS Peace 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372086536880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MASSACHUSETTS SPY, OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, March 1, 1815 * Treaty of Ghent signed * War of 1812 officially over The front page has: "TREATY Of Peace And Amity, Between his Britannick Majesty and the United States of America.", the treaty which ended the War of 1812. The treaty contains a preface beginning: "His Brittanick Majesty and the United States of America, desirous of termination the war...between the countries, and of restoring, peace...have, for that purpose, appointed their respective plenipotentiaries...", plus details about the representatives appointed by the King and those by the President of the U.S., all of whom "...after a reciprocal communication of their respective full pow... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:37

$200.00
152545

American YOUTH & the United States Military Seduction & Criticism 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371880409742

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, Jan. 20, 1815 Page 3 has an interesting article on the unfortunate practice of the: "Seduction Of Youth" into the military, as the article is headed. It notes a recruiting advertisement mentioning: "The youthful hero whose patriotism & ardor has heretofore been restrained by the rigid laws of the state can now...joining said regiment without the consent of either parent...Forward then, my brave lads..." with more, followed by criticism for such a practice (see). A few other tidbits relating to the War of 1812 as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends March 31, 2017 15:57

$38.00
149606

Early 19th Century War of 1812 Original 1813 Old Boston Massachusetts NEWSPAPER


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371789432546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 1, 1813 The front page has a lengthy letter from the "British Parliament" headed: "War With America". Articles on pg. 2 include: "Magnanimity" "Blockading Squadron Increasing" "East Florida" "President and Congress" concerning these two ships; "News From Newport". Four pages, various wear with tears at the margins, some dirtiness, mild wear at the two folds, an archival mend on the ftpg.

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Ends December 14, 2016 14:37

$28.00
145677

Loss of the USS FROLIC Captured by HMS Orpheus Cuba War of 1812 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371667639558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 11, 1814 * Loss of the USS Frolic (1813) The front page has: "A Proclamation" by Vice Admiral Alexander Cochrane, concerning a blockade of ports on the East Coast. Page 2 has: "Military Report" which takes a full column on the Napoleonic War; "Loss of the Frolick" "Blockade" and a letter signed by William Hull: "To the People of the U. States". Four pages, close-trimmed at the bottom of pg. 1 has minor loss; water staining, mostly good.

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:38

$27.00
145250

1812 Salem MA Newspaper GEORGE CLINTON Vice President DEATH w/ Black Borders


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656579286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Mass., April 29, 1812 * VP George Clinton death Page 2 is highlighted by a black-bordered report headed: "Death of the Vice-President" which includes a report to the Senate beginning: "Upon me devolves the painful duty of announcing to the Senate the death of our venerable fellow citizen George Clinton, Vice President of the United States..." with further details. Included also is the: "Order of Procession" of his funeral (see). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:37

$42.00
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