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184457

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Brigham Young & John D. Lee TRIAL 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944338501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 29, 1875 * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Mormons - Mormonism trial * John D. Lee - Brigham Young Page 7 has a brief article headed: "The Mountain Meadow Massacre" with subhead. See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:09

$42.00
184438

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral New York City PROCESSION 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373214727051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession * New York City - Black mourning borders Nearly three-quarters of the first column on page one is taken up with related headlines, including: "OUR TRIBUTE" "Obsequies To Abraham Lincoln" "Scenes In City Hall" "The Procession" "One of the Most Imposing Displays the World Ever Saw" "The Dead March" "The Funeral Car" "The Multitude Uncover as It Passes Along the Route" and much more. The very extensive reporting carries to the inside and back pages. All columns are black bordered with "mourning rules" in memory of Lincoln. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 10:02

$137.00
184385

Early PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL GAME w/ Most Lopsided Score 38-1 in 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938246727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1874 * Early professional baseball game * One of the most lopsided scores ever The top of page 3 has one column headings: "The National Game" "The Worst Muffing Affair on Record-The Great Chicago Club Beaten, 38 to 1" with box scores. (see) Described in one baseball reference book as one of the poorest games of baseball played between two professional clubs. Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Playing without suspended pitcher George Zettlein, the Chicagos are humiliated by Mutual 38-1. The Mutuals collect 33 hits, but are outdone by Chicago defensive miscues as they commit 36 errors in the game.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:40

$35.00
184384

RAID ON THE ARAPAHI Wyoming Indians Native Americans Massacre 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938246519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1870 * Raid on the Arapaho * Indians - Native Americans Page 7 has a somewhat brief report under the small headings: "The Redskins" "Fight with the Wyoming Indians..." (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:40

$33.00
184379

MOLLY MAGUIRES Mauch Chunk Pennsylvania James Jones Murder Trial 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938245407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1876 * Molly Maguires murder trial * Mauch Chunk - Pennsylvania The top of page 3 has small one column headings: "The Molly Maguires" "The Jones Murder...." (see) Complete with 10 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:37

$35.00
184354

WHALING FLEET Disaster Bowhead Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202813949

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 14, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam Page 5 has an article headed: "The Destruction Of The Arctic Whaling Fleet" "Twelve Hundred Seamen Wrecked--Great Loss OF Life...." and list of the ships lost. Text takes up just over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Whaling Disaster of 1871 was an incident off the northern Alaskan coast in which a fleet of 33 American whaling ships were trapped in the Arctic ice in late 1871 and subsequently abandoned. It dealt a serious blow to the American whaling industry, already in decline.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:55

$44.00
184333

1873 VIENNA WORLD'S FAIR Austria-Hungary History Exposition OPENS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202796190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1873 * 1873 Vienna World's Fair opens * Austria-Hungary capital exposition The top of page 3 has many one column headings: "VIENNA" "Grand Opening of the World's Fair" "A May-Day Greeting from the Old World" "Science The Master Of The World" "Louise Muhlbach's Account" "OUR VIENNA VICTORY" and more. Lengthy text. Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:45

$35.00
184306

NEW YORK ZOO HOAX Central Park Dangerous Animals Escape 1874 NY Herald Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200592611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 9, 1874  * The New York Zoo hoax * The Great Central Park Zoo Escape Page 3 has a stack of horrific headlines which include: "AWFUL CALAMITY" "The Wild Animals Broken Loose from Central Park" "Terrible Scene of Mutilation" "A Shocking Sabbath Carnival of Death" "Savage Brutes At Large" "The Killed and Wounded" "Bravery & Panic" and more. This full page article--with considerable detail--reports that all the animals had escaped their cages & were roaming free in the park, leaving dozens of people "...mutilated, trampled, and injured..." not to mention killed. It wasn't true of course; at the very end the writer admits it's a completely made up version of what might happen if conditions in the zoo... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:30

$110.00
184297

WICKENBURG MASSACRE Stagecoach Murders La Paz Road Arizona AZ 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936130428

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 17, 1871 * Wickenburg massacre, Arizona Territory Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "The Arizona Stage Tragedy" (see) wikipedia notes: The Wickenburg Massacre was the November 5, 1871, murder of six stagecoach passengers en route from Wickenburg, Arizona Territory, westbound for San Bernardino, California, on the La Paz road. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:19

$34.00
184295

DIXON ILLINOIS Baptism Ceremony Truesdell Bridge COLLAPSE Disaster1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936129787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 5, 1873 * Dixon, Illinois * Truesdell Bridge collapse * Baptism ceremony disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "FEARFUL LOSS OF LIFE" "A Bridge Over Rock River, Illinois, Falls with Two Hundred Persons" "Wild And Terrible Scene" "Fifty-one Dead Bodies Taken from the Stream" and more and partial list of the dead. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:18

$35.00
184294

CHARLES MORTIMER Sacramento California HANGING Mary Shaw Murder 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200573936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 17, 1873 * Murderer Charles Mortimer hanging * Mrs. Mary Shaw Gibson murder * Sacramento, California crime The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE GALLOWS IN CALIFORNIA" "Charles Mortimer Hanged for the Murder of Mary Gibson Shaw" "Robbery And Motive For The Deed" "Insanity At the Last Hour" and more. (see) Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:18

$38.00
184293

15th AMENDMENT Colored Blacks Right VOTE Becoming Law of the Land 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936129473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1870 * 15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect * Voting rights for blacks in America Page 5 has reporting concerning the recent enacting of the 15th Amendment with heading: "WASHINGTON" "Bill to Enforce the Fifteenth Amendment" (see) Complete with 16 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:17

$33.00
184291

MORMONS Mormonisn Outrages in Salt Lake City Utah vs. Gentiles 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200572869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 8, 1870 * Mormonism - Mormons - Gentiles * Unrest in Salt Lake City, Utah The top of page 8 has one column headings: "MORMONISM" "Excitement in Salt Lake City-Mormon Outrages on Persons and Property..." (see) Text takes up just over one full column. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:16

$37.00
184287

NELSONVILLE Athens County Ohio Miners & Negroes Strikebreakers 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936114520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 16, 1874 * Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio * Coal mining - miners strike - Negroes The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE OHIO MINERS" "the Arrival of the Negro Substitutes at the Mines" "Opposing Parties Armed and Drilled for a Conflict" and more. (See) Text takes up a full column. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:00

$35.00
184238

Rare SACRAMENTO CA Capital of California OLD WEST Era 1868 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198491616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper:  SACRAMENTO DAILY UNION, California, Nov.12, 1868   * Wild Old West * Rare title * Post Civil War This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Very early for California. Nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:12

$30.00
184237

Post COLFAX MASSACRE Riots St. Martinville Louisiana LA Murders 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198491293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Indiana, May 8, 1873 * Post Colfax massacre - riot * St. Martinville Parish, Louisiana * Unrest continues in the State The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "LOUISIANA" "Civil War Raging in the Usurped State" "Fighting At St. Martinsville" "The Insurrection Widespread" "New Orleans In Uproar" "Kellogg Shot In The Neck" and more. Text takes up over 3 full columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:12

$37.00
184235

DRUMMOND MINE EXPLOSION Westville Nova Scotia Coal Mining Disaster1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934954482

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 15, 1873 * Drummond Mine explosion disaster * Westville, Pictou County, Nova Scotia The top of page 3 (9) has a one column headings: "FIRE DAMP" "Terrible Result of the Explosions Down the Drummond Mines" "Miners Overtaken and Slain by Their Most Deadly Enemy" "Villagers Flee to the Woods for Safety" and more with list of the killed. Text takes up over 2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, the page #'s are out of order, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:07

$35.00
184209

OSCAR II King of Sweden & Norway CORONATION 1873 New York Herald NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934944192

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 13, 1873 * Oscar II coronation * King of Sweden & Norway The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "OSCAR II" "Crowned King Of Sweden" "Grasping The Sceptre" "Civic Illumination and General Rejoicing" and more. (see) Text takes over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:50

$35.00
184208

BATTLE OF DRY Sorass LAKE Calif. Modoc Indians War Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198459629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1873  * Battle of Dry Lake * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE RED ENEMY" "Details of the Fight at Sorass Lake" "General Jack In Command" "A Victory At Last" "Rout of the Modocs, with the Loss of Horses and Ammunition" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:49

$44.00
184179

MODOC WAR Second Battle of the Stronghold INDIANS Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190332943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1873  * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack * Post Second Battle of the Stronghold This issue has much reporting on the Modoc Indian War among others. Coverage can be found on pages 5, 7 & 9 with headings that include: "BLANKET INDIANS" "Modoc Jack And His Brethren" "THE RED MEN" "No Hope of Capturing Captain Jack or His Band" "THE MODOCS" "Savage Fortifications" "The Indians Alleged to Have Burned Their Dead" and much more. Lengthy text. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:26

$44.00
184176

JAMES O'KELLY New York Herald Irish Journalist Arrested in CUBA 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392930311588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 8, 1873 * James O'Kelly arrested in Cuba * Irish nationalist journalist * Best title to be had - rare as such The top of page 5 has a map of Cuba with heading: "INSURGENT CUBA" and more. (see) One column headings include: "O'KELLY" The Arrest of the Herald Special Commissioner at Manzanillo" "Will They Dare Murder Him?" and much more. Lengthy text. Complete with 16 pages, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:24

$35.00
184175

MODOC INDIANS WAR Captain Jack Kills General Edward Canby 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190331217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TE NEW YORK HERALD, April 13, 1873. * Modoc Indians War - Captain Jack * Gen. Edward Canby assassination (1st report) Page 8 has nice one column headings that include: "MASSACRE" "Bloody Treachery of the Lava Beds Indians" "General Canby and Rev. Dr. Thomas Butchered" "THE ATTACK" "Captain Jack Decoys the General and the Peace Commissioners to Talk" and more. Lengthy text. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition. Lengthy text takes up 3 1/2 columns. See photos for portion. Other news of the day, Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:23

$72.00
184172

NEWARK NJ Henry William Herbert GHOSTS Graveyard Haunted 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392929612723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 18, 1873 * Henry William Herbert - Frank Forester * Mount Peasant Cemetery - Newark NJ * Haunted graveyard - ghosts - goblin The top of page 5 has one column headings: "FRANK FORRESTER'S GHOST" "A Ghostly Goblin in a Newark Graveyard" and more. (see) Text takes up just over a full column. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 03, 2020 14:46

$44.00
184104

PUERTO RICO SLAVERY Slaves Free Abolished - Emancipation Bill 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373186066835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1873 * Slavery abolished in Puerto Rico Page 6 has one column headings that include: "SLAVERY DEAD IN SPAIN" "How Emancipation Was Achieved in Porto Rico" and more. (see) Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:33

$44.00
184102

COLFAX MASSACRE Riots Grant Parish Louisiana LA NEGROES Murdered 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1873 * Colfax massacre - riot * Grant Parish, Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "The Negro Riot In Louisiana" "Colfax Grant Parish in Possession of the Negroes--A Reign of Terror--The Whites Arming for Resistance" (see) Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$52.00
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 September 26, 2020 15:00

$88.00
183952

GEORGETOWN Sussex County DELAWARE Negro Rapist Execution Hanging 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 21, 1873 * Georgetown, Sussex County, Delaware * Negro Joe Burton hanging - execution The top of page 8 has one column headings: "A NEGRO EXECUTION" "Much Ado About a Savage Murderer" "The Wages Of Sin" "Under The Gallows" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$34.00
183951

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921043421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1868  * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial The entire front page is taken up with proceedings on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson. The first column heads include: "IMPEACHMENT" "Further Examination of Witnesses for the Prosecution" "The President's Attempt to Obtain Control of the Treasury Department" "The Defeat of the Constitutional Amendment in Alabama". This impeachment coverage carries over to take one-third of the back page as well. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$39.00
183945

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Found Guilty Illegal VOTING Women's Woman Vote 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921032686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1873  * Susan B. Anthony found guilty of voting (1st report) * Women's suffrage - Woman's rights advocate The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE WOMAN WHO DARED" "Close of the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" "The Fourteenth Amendment Gives No Right to a Woman to Vote" "A Verdict Of Guilty" (see). The reporting takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, a printing flaw slightly affects a few of the headings (see), minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:35

$167.00
183922

Rare DUTCH FLAT Placer County CALIFORNIA Gold Mining Town1875 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373165870291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUTCH FLAT FORUM, Dutch Flat, Placer County, California, Jan. 4, 1877  * Rare Old West title Dutch Flat is located mid-way between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, near Interstate Highway 80. Famous for its hydraulic mines, from which many tons of gold were taken, for its lumber industry, its role in creating the Central Pacific Railroad, and for its large Chinese community, Dutch Flat remains one of the most charming towns in California. This scarce newspaper from its heyday from the mining era is complete in 8 pages and contains a wide variety of news items and advertisements, many of the latter illustrated and focused on those involved in the mining business--including plenty of saloon ads. Inside page items include: "The... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:15

$87.00
183918

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL & John Wilkes Booth Letter 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 20, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * John Wilkes Booth letter re. plot This is one of the more displayable issues on the funeral of Abraham Lincoln printed just 5 days after his death. Uncommonly large type used in the one column headlines which take two-thirds of the first column on the front page (see), beginning with: "THE RITES" "OBSEQUIES to the LAMENTED DEAD" and also including: "Solemn Scenes at the White House" "The Funeral Cortege" "Ceremonies In New York" "Outpouring OF The People" "The Remains of the Late President to Pass Through New York" plus there is also: "Booth Discovered" "He is Seen on a Train Near Reading, but Escapes" "Important Letter from the Assassin" "The ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$188.00
184499

JEFFERSON DAVIS Fourteenth Amendment TREASON Trial Start ? 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945496729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1868 * Double jeopardy The front page has one column headings: "The Trial Of Jeff. Davis" "Proceedings in the Court at Richmond--Argument to Quash the Indictments Under the Fourteenth Amendment". Coverage on the start of his trial that never happened. The treason charge would be dropped. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 10:10

$27.99
184488

FINAL DAYS of the American Civil War Lee's Surrender Close 3/30/1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217044211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 30, 1865 * Final day s of the American Civil War * Surrender of Robert E. Lee close Page 4 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:27

$24.99
184447

Plot of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ASSASSINATION w/ John Wilkes Booth 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392944227169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 23, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination plot * John Wilkes Booth & Jefferson Davis The ftpg. has an article: "The Conspiracy--An Interview Between Booth & Davis" with details of the meeting, beginning: "Booth commenced by saying that a plan was formed by parties in the Northern States & Canada, friends of the Confederacy, to capture or to assassinate Mr. Lincoln..." with much more fascinating text. This is followed by yet another intriguing article: "The Would-Be Assassin--His Arrival in Washington--Personal Appearance" which related to an advertisement which appeared in the "Selma Advertiser" the previous year which was essentially an ad offering $1000 to someone to: "...cause the lives of Abrah... See More  

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Ends September 23, 2020 13:35

$47.99
183894

MASSACRE CANYON Great Plains Indians Last Battle in Nebraska 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916048283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 14, 1873  * Massacre Canyon - Nebraska * Great Plains Indians The top of page 5 has a column with heads: "INDIAN SLAUGHTER" "Great Battle in the Republican Valley" "Bloody Fight Between the Pawnees and Sioux" "Sky Chief, Squaw and Papoose Among the Slaughtered" "Pawnees' Loss in Dead and Wounded Over 100" "Horrible Barbarity Of The Sioux". A detailed account of the battle of Massacre Canyon, fought in Nebraska. It was one of the last hostilities between the Pawnee and the Sioux and the last battle/massacre between Great Plains Indians in North America. Complete in 10 pages, toning at the folds with some archival mending, irregular along the spine.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:16

$52.00
183891

ULYSSES S. GRANT State of the Union Address Annual Message 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158615349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 5, 1871  * President Ulysses S. Grant  * State of the Union Address  Page 3 has one column headings: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE" "The United States at Peace with All the World" "Polygamy and Ku Kluxism Doomed" and more (see). Lengthy text takes up 4 full columns. and is signed in type: U.S. Grant Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:15

$34.00
183872

GOINGSNAKE MASSACRE Tahlequah Oklahoma SHOOTOUT Cherokee Nation 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158305425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1872 * Goingsnake massacre * Cherokee Nation - Oklahoma * Official report of the event The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE CHEROKEE MASSACRE" "Official Reports Of the Fight" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 16:19

$57.00
184406

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL w/ Black Mourning Borders 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373210371800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 18, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination funeral * Black mourning column borders Over half of the first column on the front page is taken up with a nice series of headlines concerning the death & funeral of President Abraham Lincoln, who died just 3 days previous. Some of the heads include: "MOURNING" "Further Details of the Terrible Tragedy at Washington" "Important Statements of Eye-witnesses" "The Deliberate Character of the Crime Fully Established" "A Well Planned 'Conspiracy" "Arrest of One of the Assassins" "The Funeral Preparations" and more. There are some additional & similar headlines on the back page as well.  Obviously a tremendous amount of reporting from this early date after the ... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 09:50

$129.99
183800

Abraham LINCOLN TOMB Oak Ridge Cemetery Springfield IL Dedication 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153541103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 1874 * Abraham Lincoln's Tomb dedication * Oak Ridge Cemetery - Springfield, Illinois * Designer - Larkin Goldsmith Mead The top of the front page has one column headings: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN" "The Unveiling Of the Monument To Him At Springfield, Ill" and more. Lengthy text continues on page 2. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the with a few tears, loose along the spine, must be handled with care.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:29

$42.00
183796

BATTLE OF PALO DURO CANYON Red River War Texas Cheyennes Indians 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153537215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1874 * Battle of Palo Duro Canyon (1st report) * Ranald S. Mackenzie vs. Comanches - Kiowas The front page has an article headed: "The Hostile Indians" "A Sharp And Decisive Blow Struck At The Cheyennes And Others..." See image for text here. Ten pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, loose along the spine, must be handled with care.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:26

$42.00
183793

Best JAMES GORDON BENNETT New York Herald Founder Biography DEATH 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153534098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1872 * James Gordon Bennett death (1st report) * New York Herald fame - best title to be had This issue has black mourning borders throughout. The top of page 3 has one column headings "JAMES GORDON BENNETT" "The Metropolitan Press on the Founder of the New York Herald" and more. Text takes up entire page. Great to have in his publication, very rare as such. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:22

$42.00
184376

HENRYVILLE Clark County Indiana PARK Family Murders Slaughter 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373204875460

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 16, 1871 * Henryville, Clark County, Indiana * Slaughter of the Park family - murders The top of page 8 has one column headings: "FRIGHTFUL MURDER IN INDIANA" "A Whole Family Butchered" and more. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, some margin wear with some tiny tears, generally good.

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Ends September 18, 2020 13:35

$29.99
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Actor JOHN WILKES BOOTH Abraham Lincoln Assassin Found & KILLED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373204594822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 27, 1865  * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Page 2 has an early report on the death of John Wilkes Booth as most newspaper reported the event on the 28th. A page 2 column is headed with: "IMPORTANT NEWS!" "The Assassin Booth and an Accomplice Driven From their Hiding Place!" "Booth Shot And Killed!" "His Accomplice Captured!" and other items relating to the later events of the Civil War. Some content also on the Lincoln funeral. Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 18, 2020 10:43

$99.99
183771

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Salt Lake City Cornerstone Mormons 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152437070

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 23, 1871 * First United Methodist Church * Salt Lake City, Utah - Mormons * Laying the cornerstone w/ ceremony Page 7 has one column headings: "Mormon Territory" "Laying the Corner Stone of a New Methodist Episcopal Church" See image for brief text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:03

$38.00
183770

1871 HYDE PARK PA Pennsylvania Oxford Mine Cave In Disaster Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911752376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 17, 1871 * Oxford Mine cave in * Hyde Park, Pennsylvania Page 7 has one column headings that include: "Excitement At the Coal Mines" "Caving In of the Mines at Hyde Park, PA." "People Deserting Their Homes in Terror" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:02

$34.00
183764

SHAVUOT Feast of Weeks Pentacost JEWS Jewish Holiday Festival 1872 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152255085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 13, 1872 * Shavuot - Feast of Weeks - Pentacost * Jews - Jewish holiday - Hebrew festival Page 4 has an article headed: "The Jewish Feast Of Pentacost" with subhead. (see) Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:21

$33.00
183762

WILLIAM CAPTAIN KIDD Infamous Pirate Treasure Hunt at Cape May NJ 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152253090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 31, 1872 * William - Captain Kidd * Infamous 17th century pirate * Cape May, New Jersey treasure ? The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "'DIGGING FOR GOLD'" "The Everlasting Captain Kydd (sic) and His Bags of Treasure" "A Gigantic Joke On Jersey" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:17

$36.00
183761

KKK Klux Klux Klan INFESTED South Carolina SPARTANSBURG County SC 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911616586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 15, 1871 * Ku Klux Klan - KKK outrages * Spartansburg County SC South Carolina The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE KU KLUX" "The Alleged Outrages in South Carolina" "A Visit To The Ku Klux Prisoners" and more. Very lengthy text takes up entire page and continues on page 5. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, small cutout on the front page, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:17

$38.00
183760

LYDIA SHERMAN The Derby Poisoner Connecticut Serial Killer TRIAL 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152250433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 14, 1871 * Lydia Sherman - The Derby Poisoner * Connecticut serial killer - murderer The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE CONNECTICUT MURDERESS" "Mrs. Lydia Sherman on Trial for Her Life" and more. (see) Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:16

$35.00
183742

Rare WILMINGTON Los Angeles County Southern CALIFORNIA Old West 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049055

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON JOURNAL, Los Angeles County, California, Dec. 23, 1865 * Very rare old West publication A quite rare title and very early from Los Angeles County. Gregory notes that only one American institution has any sizable holdings of this title. A typical newspaper of the day with local & regional news, plus a wealth of ads. Four pages, various old tape repairs inside, some staining, wear at the margins & folds.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:51

$84.00
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