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Great TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Trains Construction MAP 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059600615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1867  * Construction of the Transcontinental Railroad map A terrific issue on the trans-continental railroad, as closer to half of page 2 is taken up with a large and very detailed map headed: "THE PACIFIC RAILWAYS". The map shows from Illinois to California and shows the routes of the Union Pacific Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad and noting the portions complete and in progress of construction. Much of the balance of page 2 is taken up with extensive reporting on the railroad work. It would be more than two years before the construction would be completed at Promontory Point, Utah. Eight pages, an old tape repair to the front page does not cause loss of readability to the pag... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:56

$92.00
195051

Great THE UNITED STATES CAPITOL Congress Building Description 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373830682603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, March 20, 1867 * United States Capitol building Page 7 has a very lengthy--nearly two columns--article headed: "Life In Washington" "The Capitol--It's Architecture & Decorations--The Rotunda Paintings--Miss Ream's Statues and Busts--The Passages and the Speaker's Room--Leutze's Fresco--Hall of Representatives". The text begins: "Above the muddy waste of Washington the Capitol stands firm on a ledge of higher ground, a maze of marble columns, walls, corridors, and encaustic tribes. It is an anachronism of splender...". This is a wonderful, and very detailed description of the Capitol building, perhaps the best we have seen from the era. Photos show just portions. Eight pages, very nice con... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2022 13:19

$78.00
194917

FETTERMAN FIGHT Army Massacre Fort Phil Kearny Wyoming INDIANS 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393791980983

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, March 26, 1867  * Fetterman Massacre * Fort Philip Kearney Page 3 has an article headed: "Phil. Kearney Massacre" which is more commonly referred to as the Fetterman Massacre in Wyoming. The battle involved a detachment of the U.S. Army based at Fort Phil Kearney to protect travelers on the Bozeman Trail. A group of ten warriors acted to lure soldiers into an ambush. All 81 men under the command of Captain William J. Fetterman were then killed by the warriors. At the time, it was the worst military disaster ever suffered by the United States Army on the Great Plains. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2022 09:47

$48.00
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
193701

1867 General GEORGE A. CUSTER Cheyenne Sioux Indians Native Americans Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623924186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 22, 1867   * General George A. Custer * Indians - Native Americans Page 3 has a report headed: "The Indians" which reports in part: "...met by over 300 chiefs & warriors who professed a desire for peace; but the same night the whole tribe abandoned their village...Gen. Custer's Cavalry were sent in pursuit...Indications point to a confederation between the Cheyennes & Sioux's for evil purposes. Gen. Hancock intended to burn the Cheyenne village...". Then a report on: "The Bank Robbers". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:43

$33.00
192691

INVENTION OF TYPEWRITER John Pratt of Centre Alabama Pterotype 1867 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393533666774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 6, 1867  * Inventor John Pratt - pterotype * Invention of the typewriter The front page has an article: "Improved Portable Photographic Apparatus" which 2 illustrations of: "Houston's Portable Photographic Camera" (see). But the most significant item in this issue is the page 3 article headed: "Type Writing Machine" which begins: "A machine by which it is assumed that a man may print his thoughts twice as fast has he can write them & with the advantage of the legibility, compactness & neatness of print, has lately been exhibited before the London Society of Arts by the inventor, Mr. Pratt, of Alabama..." (see). Depending on what source you read, John Pratt or Christopher Sholes is cred... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:24

$93.00
192452

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Construction Progress & Sioux Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393511611945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 26, 1867   Page 3 has: "Pacific Railroad--Indian Council" which reports on the progress of this historic transcontinental railroad project. Also that: "...from Gen. Sully, dated Fort Sedgwick...states he has ha a satisfactory council with the Ogallalla and Brute bands of the Sioux Indians..." with another report with details noting: "...war party of 18 Brute Sioux came in last night...acknowledged their participation in Fort Phil. Kearney massacre...Indians engaged numbered 2,000..." and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:45

$34.00
188203

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473587688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, Aug. 15, 1867  * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The top of page 2 has a report; "Fight With The Indians - Leiut. Jenness Killed". The report notes in part: "...that a hard fought battle between the Indians & whites occurred near Fort Phil Kearney...party left the fort for the purpose of gathering fuel...band of 250 savages made an attack upon them. The whites made a desperate resistance...The whites then took position behind breastworks made of wagon-boxes  ox-yokes & the savages encircled them with wild yells..." with more. This was known as the "Wagon Box Fight" during Red Cloud's War. The soldiers had a defensive wall of wagon boxes to protect... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:35

$38.00
188202

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Construction Push Disrupted by Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473587429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, June 20, 1867  Page 3 begins with an interesting report: "Union Pacific Railroad" which comments on the construction efforts of the transcontinental railroad, including: "...work would have to be abandoned on the Union Pacific Railroad unless more protection was furnished against Indians...the track continues to be laid at the rate of two miles a day. The Indians have caused some annoyance to surveying parties & tree cutters..." and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:35

$36.00
186693

Very Rare BASEBALL by Sportswriter Henry Chadwick Great Masthead 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373404410315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALL PLAYERS' CHRONICLE, New York, Nov. 28, 1867  * Very rare baseball publication * Henry Chadwick "Father of Baseball" A very rare & desired title by any baseball collection as this was the first magazine in America devoted primarily to baseball. Edited by the legendary Henry Chadwick, this paper lasted but 30 issues, from June 6 thru December 26, 1867 before changing its name to the 'American Chronicle' (which in turn lasted only 31 more). Featured is an elaborate masthead picturing baseball, croquet, and cricket matches in progress. The entire ftpg. is taken up with reports on baseball games including the box scores. This continues on pages 2 and 3, plus other reports headed: "The Annual Convention of the N... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2021 07:39

$670.00
186356

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048833092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1867 * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The front page has a small one column  heading: "Encounter with the Savages near Fort Kearny--The Indians Routed" 1st report coverage on the Wagon Box Fight during Red Cloud's War. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some printing flaws including one in the mentioned report affecting some text (see image), minor margin wear, but otherwise good condition.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:14

$32.00
184519

MEDICINE LODGE TREATY Kansas Plains Indians & Government PRINTS 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952219279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Nov. 16, 1867  * Treaty (treaties) of Medicine Lodge The prime content concerns the Medicine Lodge Treaty, taking all of page 5 and includes 4 prints, the largest captioned: "Council of the Arapahoe & Comanche Indians on Medicine Lodge Creek, Arkansas...". The others show: "Comanche Indians on the Way to the Great Council on Medicine Lodge Creek", "The Peace Commissioners & Indians Going to the Great Council Grounds..." and: "Chiefs of Comanche and Kiowas Signing the Final Peace Treaty". There is a related article as well. Other prints of interesting include: "Laying the Nicolson Pavement in St. Louis" "The Dike...Bergen Hill, New Jersey" "View from East Newark, N.J..." "... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:48

$77.00
182702

SEWARD'S FOLLY Purchase of ALASKA Russian-America William Seward 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863978429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 2, 1867 * Alaska purchase - Seward's Folly * William H. Seward - Russia Page 6 has an interesting editorial concerning the purchase of Alaska, headed: "The Russo-American Purchase--The Climax of Mr. Seward's Foreign Policy". The editorial takes close to a full column and is very supportive of the decision, while many of the era were not. It notes in part: "...may be considered the distinguishing & crowning achievement of Mr. Seward's foreign policy...It is larger than the original 13 U.S. colonies...we are inclined to be enthusiastic over this achievement..." and much more. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:58

$43.00
181491

NEBRASKA STATEHOOD Joins the Union - President Andrew Johnson 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060759129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 2, 1867 * Nebraska statehood achieved Page 3 begins with a column head: "WASHINGTON" "Proclamation o the President Declaring Nebraska Admitted as a State" "Failure of the Senate to Pass the Colorado Bill Over the Veto". Included is the actual "Proclamation of the President" creating the state of Nebraska, signed in type: Andrew Johnson. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:40

$62.00
180207

Town of NEWTON Sussex County NJ New Jersey Execution HANGING 1867 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373010702625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 3, 1867 * Newton, New Jersey * Hanging - execution * Very detailed report Page 10 has a report headed: "THE GALLOWS" "Hanging of John Hughes at Newton, N.J., for the Murder of His Wife" and more. (see) Detailed account that takes up a column. Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular at the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 03, 2020 13:45

$33.00
179949

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President PRISON Release Fort Monroe 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373000124865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WORCESTER EVENING GAZETTE, Massachusetts, May 14, 1867 * Jefferson Davis released * Horace Greeley bails him out Page 2 has one column headings: "Jefferson Davis and the [Blacks]" "He Receives a Large Number of Visitors at his Hotel" "Davis En Route For New York" and more. (see) Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 24, 2020 15:31

$33.00
179188

SEWARD'S FOLLY Purchase of ALASKA Russian-America William Seward 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392701564206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVANSVILLE JOURNAL, Indiana, April 2, 1867 * Alaska purchase - Seward's Folly * William H. Seward - Russia The front page has a one column heading: "Russian-American Treaty" See photo for brief text on the current negotiations. Eight pages, irregular along the spine, some staining along folds, generally nice.

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Ends March 25, 2020 09:59

$32.00
178774

KIDDER FIGHT Massacre w/ Gen. George Armstrong Custer in Kansas 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392679913252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 21, 1867 * re. Kidder Fight (Massacre) - Kansas * General George Armstrong Custer * 9 years before the Battle of Little Big Horn Page 10 has an article headed: "The Indian War" "Operations of Custer's Command--The Massacre of Lieutenant Kidder and Ten Men..." (see) Complete with 8 pages, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2020 15:35

$33.00
178740

WILLIAM G. Gannaway "Parson" BROWNLOW Tennessee Governor Election 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372944774032

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 3, 1867 * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow * Governor of Tennessee re-election victory Page 4 has an article headed: "THE TENNESSEE ELECTION" "Governor Brownlow Re-elected by Thirty Thousand Majority" and more. (see) Complete with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 07, 2020 09:17

$33.00
178739

AMERICAN INDIAN WARS Native Americans Outbreak in Great Plains 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372944771597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 28, 1867 * American Indian Wars * Native Americans outbreak * Eyewitness account from the Plains The back page has a article headed: "OUR INDIAN TROUBLES" "CAUSES OF THE OUTBREAK" "The Whites as Much to Blame as the Redskins" and more. (see) Text takes up more than a full column. Complete with 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2020 09:13

$33.00
178728

FRANZ JOSEPH I OF AUSTRIA Emperor & King of Hungary CORONATION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392675002988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 27, 1867 * Franz Joseph I of Austria * King of Hungary coronation The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE HUNGARIAN CORONATION" "Hungary Receiving Her King" "Francis Joseph and the Empress of Austria as King and Queen" and more. Text takes up about 3 1/2 columns. Complete with 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2020 08:56

$33.00
178711

OMAR PASHA Ottoman Turkey Field Marshal Fighting in Candia CRETE 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392674002793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 5, 1867 * Ottoman field marshal Omar Pasha * Fighting rebels in Kingdom of Candia (Crete) Page 4 has a heading: "Omar Pasha's Report of His Work in Candia" with the report on page 5 under: "The Eastern Question" Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 8 pages, some staining with a few printing flaws, generally good.

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:10

$29.00
178705

FORT WALLACE Kansas U.S. 7th Cavalry Massacre Cheyennes Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392673997535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 12, 1867 * Battle of Fort Wallace (Massacre) * United States 7th Cavalry * Cheyennes - Indians Page 4 has an article headed: "The Indian War" "Attack on Fort Wallace, Kansas--Thirteen Soldiers of the Garrison Killed" (see) Complete with 8 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:08

$33.00
178704

M. JEFF THOMPSON Confederate General as Yazoo MS Southern Editor 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372943752418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 16, 1867 * M. Jeff Thompson * Confederate General * Southern editor Page 4 has a editorial for the Yazoo Banner in Mississippi headed: "Filibustering Preparations In The Gulf States" and "Gen. Jeff Thompson Pitching Into A Southern Editor" signed in type: M. Jeff Thompson. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2020 15:07

$33.00
178661

DAVID LIVINGSTONE African Explorer FALSE DEATH by Vicious Savages 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392670844962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1867 * Dr. David Livingstone death ? * African explorer Page 5 under: "Dr. Livingstone's Funeral" "Account of His Death and the Burial of His Body" is an erroneous account on the death of Dr. David Livingstone, the famous explorer. Livingstone actually died in 1873. The report suggests he was killed by African savages. Complete with 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2020 15:18

$35.00
178491

JOHN H. SURRATT re. Abraham Lincoln's Assassination TRIAL 1867 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652940547

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 12, 1867 * John H. Surratt trial * re. Lincoln's Assassination Page 10 has an article: "TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT" The Legal Hitch In The Case" and more. Text takes up 2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 14:35

$33.00
178435

ROXBURY NEIGHBORHOOD Annexation to City of Boston 1867 Reconstruction Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650870360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1867 * Neighborhood of Roxbury * Annexation to city of Boston Page 7 has a brief report headed: "Annexation Of Roxbury To Boston" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:44

$33.00
178433

JEFFERSON DAVIS President of the Confederacy Released on Bail 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650869996

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1867 * Jefferson Davis approved for bail * President of the Confederate States * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 3 has a lengthy report headed: "JEFFERSON DAVIS" "The State Prisoner Before the Circuit Court at Richmond" "The Court Fixes His Bail at $100,000" and more. (see) Text takes up about 3 1/2 columns. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:44

$33.00
178431

FAMINE Sufferings Despair in State SOUTH CAROLINA Post Civil War 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392650869043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 4, 1867 * Famine & despair in South Carolina * Post Civil War reconstruction era Page 5 has a report headed: "Suffering In South Carolina" "Famine Among The People" and more with several letters for various regions of the State. Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day during the reconstruction era shortly after the American Civil War. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 23, 2020 07:42

$33.00
177986

SEWARD'S FOLLY Purchase of ALASKA Russian-America William Seward 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392626913588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK HERALD, June 21, 1867 * Alaska purchase - Seward's Folly * William H. Seward - Russia The top of page ten has: "Washington" "Proclamation by the President--Ratification of the Treaty With Russia" which formalized the controversial purchase of Alaska. The proclamation states in part: "Whereas, The Treaty between the United States...and His Majesty the Emperor of all the Russias...is word for word as follows: 'This treaty has already been published, and cedes to the United States, immediately upon the exchange of ratifications, all of the Russian American possessions. In consideration of which the United States are to pay Russia, within ten months, seven million two hundred thousand dollars in gold....Now the... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2020 07:50

$176.00
169712

SEWARD'S FOLLY Purchase of ALASKA Russian-America RATIFICATION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556587278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, April 10, 1867 * Alaska purchase - Seward's Folly * William H. Seward - Russia * Votes for ratification - success Page 4 has a somewhat inconspicuous yet very historic report headed: "Washington" "Special Dispatch to the Republican" "The Purchase of Russia-America". The report mentions there were votes against it and: "...Three or four republican senators have indicated their purpose to oppose the whole project to the last...at 5 o'clock, however, a vote was taken & the treaty was ratified by the requisite two-thirds vote. The handful of democrats present of course voted for the treaty. Secretary Seward is in high glee over the result." Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:40

$78.00
168368

ANDREW JOHNSON State of the Union Anuual Address RECONSTRUCTION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372501197262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Dec. 4, 1867 * Andrew Johnson State of the Union Address * Post civil war reconstruction era All of page 2 & a bit of pg. 3 are taken up with: "President Johnson's Message" being his state of the union address to the nation, in which he reviews the events of the year. Signed by him at its conclusion: Andrew Johnson. Eight pages, irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2018 15:23

$29.00
168367

SEWARD'S FOLLY Purchase of ALASKA Russian-America William Seward 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372501196727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, June 21, 1867 * Alaska purchase - Seward's Folly * William H. Seward - Russia Near the bottom of page 2 is a brief yet very notable report on "Seward's Folly" headed: "The Russian Bargain Completed" which includes in part: "The president issued a proclamation on Thursday announcing the ratification treaty with Russia, ceding the Russian American possession to the United States..." followed by text of the proclamation. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2018 15:22

$42.00
167733

Early WINE INDUSTRY Southern California GRAPES Vine Culture 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392154033505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Jan. 2, 1867 The ftpg. includes a nice article concerning the early wine industry in California: "The Vine Culture In Southern California". Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends November 21, 2018 14:11

$33.00
167099

Great 1867 HOP PICKING Beer 20 X 26 Inch COLOR Illustration Illustrated PRINT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134326962

SUPPLEMENT TO THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Oct. 5, 1867 This is a terrific and quite rare full color print captioned: "Hop Picking". This foldout has an image measuring 16 1/4 by 21 3/4 inches, with the entire print with borders measuring 20 1/2 by 26 3/4 inches. This print is rarely available as it was typically removed from the volumes years ago, and even when found the condition is often very poor from having been folded and unfolded many times. The condition of this print is very nice. There are a few archival repairs to the reverse for strengthening at the folds, plus a repair (from the reverse to a portion of the left margin. Generally in very nice, clean condition. There is some "ghost" effect to the bottom margin being offsetting from the image from having been folded aga... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:34

$169.00
166236

THE BLUE AND THE GRAY (Civil War) Francis Miles Finch 1st Printing 1867 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112510154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, (Boston), September, 1867 * Francis Miles Finch * The Blue and the Gray * 1st printing (nationally) This literary magazine contains the *first nationally distributed printing of the famous Civil War themed poem by Francis Miles Finch, "The Blue and the Gray." The preface to the poem is a quote from the New York Tribune, providing context: "The women of Columbus, Mississippi, animated by nobler sentiments than are many of their sisters, have shown themselves impartial in their offerings made to the memory of the dead. They strewed flowers alike on the graves of the Confederate and of the National soldiers." See the images for the full text of this touching verse. O... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:39

$250.00
165877

ANDREW JOHNSON State of the Union Anuual Address RECONSTRUCTION 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397980321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Dec. 4, 1867 * Andrew Johnson State of the Union Address * Post civil war reconstruction era Almost the entire front page is taken up with the text of President Johnson's annual state-of-the-union address headed: "THE PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE", signed at its conclusion: Andrew Johnson. A nice review of the events in 1867. Eight pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:34

$38.00
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