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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
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
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
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
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
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
183738

ANN ELIZA Leaves Brigham YOUNG re. Polygamy Divorce Case MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149047648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 6, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham Young divorce * Mormons - polygamy Page has an article headed: "Utah" "Mrs. Young No. 17 in the Hands of Her Lawyers...". See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:48

$37.00
183699

Gettysburg DEAD CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS Buried in Hollywood Cemetery 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906311360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 21, 1872 * re. Battle of Gettysburg * Dead Confederate soldiers * Hollywood Cemetery - Richmond Page 7 has an article headed: "The Dead From Gettysburg" "Solemn Funeral Procession in Richmond Yesterday" "The Remains of 718 Confederate Soldiers Finally Interred" (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:06

$38.00
183697

INDIANS Native Americans w/ Chief Red Cloud at Cooper Institute 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906308977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 8, 1872 * Indians - Native Americans * Chief Red Cloud speech * Cooper Institute peace meeting The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "LO! THE POOR INDIAN !" "Reception of Our Red-Skinned Visitors at the Cooper Institute Last Evening" "Speeches by Red Cloud, Red Dog...." and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:04

$33.00
183696

1st COLLIN COUNTY TEXAS Stephen Ballew Legal Execution HANGING 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146606342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1872 * Stephen Ballew hanging * Collin County, Texas * 1st legal execution The top of page 5 has one column headings: "The Gallows In Texas" "Hanging of the Notorious Steph. Ballew...." (see) Stephen Ballew was the first person legally hanged in Collin County. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, ice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:03

$38.00
183671

SANTA MARIA RIVER Muchos Canyon INDIANS 5th Cavalry Battle ARIZONA1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905159629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1872 * Muchos Canyon, Santa Maria River, Arizona * Captain J. W. Mason - U. S. 5th Cavalry Page 5 has two articles under: "The Indians" See image for text here. Complete with all 8 pages, minor light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$32.00
183666

INTERNATIONAL BOAT RACE Atalanta vs. London Crews Rowing Thames 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145547627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 28, 1869 * The international boat race * Atalanta vs. London boat club crew * The River Thames - London w/ map Page 3 has a four column map with headline: "THE INTERNATIONAL ROWING MATCH" and more. Also one column headings: "THE GREAT BOAT RACE" "The Match Between the Atalanta and London Rowing Club Crews Contested on the Thames" "Immense Assemblage of People on the River Banks" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, some spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:13

$34.00
183662

MOUNT VESUVIUS Stratovolcano Gulf of Naples Italy ERUPTION 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145546328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 17, 1872 * Mount Vesuvius eruption * Gulf of Naples, Italy The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "VESUVIUS" "'The Mountain Has Fallen In and Ever So Many People Are Killed'" "Opening Of A New Crater" "A Party of Explorers Destroyed by the Fiery Lava" "Two Hundred Lives Sacrificed" "Streams Of Lava Ten Feet Deep" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:11

$47.00
183617

ROBERT ANDERSON Civil War General & Fort Sumter Fame BURIAL 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392904176650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 4, 1872 * Robert Anderson (Civil War officer) burial * Commander of the 1st battle (Fort Sumter) The top of page 3 has one column headings: "Honors To The Dead" "Obsequies of General Robert Anderson, the Hero of Fort Sumter" "The Funeral Cortege" "The Burial At West Point" and more. Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:12

$38.00
183616

UTAH A SOVEREIGN STATE ? Mormons Mormonism Brigham Young & Pratt 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373144202956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 8, 1872 * Utah to be a sovereign state ? * Mormons - Mormonism - polygamy * Brigham Young - Orson Pratt The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "The Proposed Mormon State" "Brigham Young Throwing Dust Into Congressional Eyes" "The Apostle Pratt Proclaims Polygamy To Be Irrevocable" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 full columns. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:11

$38.00
183614

ALLEN B. WILSON Earlly Sewing Machines Pioneer re. Patents 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392904175470

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1872 * Allen B. Wilson re. patents * Sewing machines pioneer The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE SEWING MACHINE" "A. B. Wilson and His Patent Extension" His Early Struggles, Lawsuits and Profits" and more. (see) Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:10

$38.00
183613

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Female Movement w/ Clemence Sophia Harned Lozier 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373144201784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1872 * Women's suffrage meeting at Cooper's Institute * Suffragist Clemence Sophia Harned Lozier The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "Female Suffrage" "Meeting at the Cooper Institute Last Night" and more. (see) Complete with all 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:08

$33.00
183611

GUNN CITY MASSACRE Missouri Vigilantes Murder & KKK Ku Klux Klan 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373144201408

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1872 * Gunn City massacre - Missouri * Vigilantes murder - Cass County * KKK - Ku Klux Klan in Illinois The top of page 9 has one column headings that include: "BORDER RUFFIANS" "Missourian Cutthroats Organized for Massacre" "Terrible Murder of Signers of Anti-Bellum Bonds" and more. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: A famous vigilante action took place in Gunn City on April 23, 1872, that came to be called the "Gunn City Massacre." Outraged by a swindle by certain officials of a company building a rail line to Santa Fe, local citizens reacted by trapping the perpetrators on a train and shooting them dead.

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:07

$42.00
183590

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Conflagration Disaster w/ MAP 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392900997480

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 11, 1871 * The Great Chicago Fire w/ map A very nice & graphic issue on the Chicago Fire, with a front page map headed: "DEVASTATED CHICAGO. Sectional Diagram, by Miles, Showing the Burned District of the City." First column heads include: "THE RUINED CITY" "Terrible Condition of the City of Chicago" "Further Details of the Appalling Conflagration" "The Flames Providentially Stayed by a Rain-Storm" "Incendiaries Detected & Summarily Executed" "Extraordinary Sufferings of the Homeless Citizens" "The Aggregate Loss Estimated at Nearly $200,000,000" "The Chicago Calamity" and other subheads. Five of the seven ftpg. columns are taken up with reports on the Chicago fire. Eight pages, some minor mar... See More  

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Ends September 07, 2020 11:04

$138.00
183587

BATTLE OF THE ROSEBUD Creek Montana George Crook vs SIOUX Indians 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373140634632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 6, 1876 * Battle of the Rosebud Creek * George Crook vs. Crazy Horse * Custer Massacre a few days away Page 3 has some very fine reports with one column heads on the fate of the soldiers in the Sioux Indian campaign: "BATTLE OF ROSEBUD CREEK" "First Fight of the Campaign Against the Sioux" "The Attack & Retreat Described" "A Terrible Slaughter of the Sioux Warriors" "The Scalping of United States Skirmishers Told by an Eye Witness" and more, with the text taking nearly 3 columns. Also, page 4 has a lengthy article taking 1 1/2 columns with much detail, headed: "Details of General Crook's Battle With the Sioux". These reports are dated from June 20, five days before the Custer massacre. Te... See More  

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Ends September 07, 2020 11:01

$62.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:58

$825.00
183500

SIR SAMUEL BAKER Military Expedition to Nile Region of Africa 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137209417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 28, 1873 * British explorer Sir Samuel Baker * Military expedition to Nile region - Africa The top of page 3 has one column headings: "SIR SAMUEL BAKER" "The White Nile Fully Discussed" "The Three White Men At Ujiji" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:57

$34.00
183499

EARLY BALLOONING Prof. John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897527506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1873 * Early Ballooning - Transatlantic voyage planning * Balloonists John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson The top of page 7 has one column headings: "Stop That Balloon" "The Voice of "Humanity" Pleading" "The Doom Of Professor Wise" and more. The flight didn't go that well as they were forced to land in New England, never making it across any water, however this was the first attempt to cross the Atlantic in a balloon. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:56

$35.00
183497

NOVA SCOTIA HURRICANE Cyclone Storm Newfoundland Disaster 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137208654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 29, 1873 * Nova Scotia Hurricane disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings: "A TERRIBLE HURRICANE" "Dreadful Effects of the Recent Gale in Nova Scotia" "A Hundred Vessels Ashore Along the Coast" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$33.00
183496

C.G. KELSEY OUTRAGE Huntington NY Tar & Feathered Lynching Murder 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897526191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 3, 1873 * Charles G. Kelsey outrage * Tar & feathered murder scandal * Huntington, Long Island, New York Page 3 has a lengthy article with headings that include: "THE FATE OF KELSEY" "The Remains Found in Oyster Bay a Subject Discussion" "Feeling In Huntington" "Curious Stories About Kelsey's Disappearance" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 4 columns. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$35.00
183463

HENRY BARTLE FRERE & the African Slave Trade - Zanzibar Sultans 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892784572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 11, 1873 * Sir Henry Bartle Frere * Sultans of Zanzibar & Muscat * African slave trade - traffic The back page has a correspondence from Henry Bartle Frere at Zanzibar, Africa with heading: "The East African Slave Trade" (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:36

$34.00
183462

LEMONT ILLINOIS Chicago and Alton Railroad Train WRECK Disaster 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892783690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 18, 1873 * Lemont, Illinois train wreck * Chicago and Alton Railroad disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "ANOTHER DISASTER" "Dreadful Railroad Collision Near Lemont, Twenty Miles from Chicago" "Eleven Passengers Killed--Thirty-five Maimed and Scalded" "Terrible Scenes" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 1/2 columns. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:35

$33.00
183459

RUSSIAN MENNONITES Christian Anabaptism Immigrants Coming to America ? 1873 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892781565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 23, 1873 * Russian Mennonites * Coming to America ? * Anabaptists - Anabaptism The top of page 11 has one column headings: "THE MENNONITES" "A Colony of Quakers from the Black Sea Coming to America" "Modern Anabaptists Swelling the Tide of Immigration" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:33

$34.00
183458

CAPTAIN JACK & Other Modoc Indians Lava Beds War Death Sentences 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133371513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 24, 1873 * Captain Jack & Boston Charley * And other Modoc Indians * Death sentences - Lava Beds War The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "MODOC DEATH WARRENTS" "Sentence of the Court Martial on Lava Beds Murderers" "Their Doom Sealed" "To Be Hanged at Fort Klamath, Oregon, October 3, 1873" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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183455

TRANSATLANTIC TELEGRAPH CABLE Atlantic Ocean Completion 1866 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133270233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1866 * re. Transatlantic telegraph cable completion The front page has one column headings concerning the recent completion of the Atlantic Cable, the telegraph cable stretched across the ocean which connected Europe with the United States. The headings include: "OLD WORLD" "BY OCEAN TELEGRAPH" "London Dispatches to Thursday Night" "Political Affairs in All Parts of Europe" and more (see). An attempt the previous year was unsuccessful as the cable broke. Eight pages, nice condition.

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183454

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133269767

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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$33.00
183447

LOWRY'S GANG WAR Pembroke "Scuffletown" North Carolina Outlaws 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892693230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 18, 1871 * Lowry's War - gang * Pembroke, North Carolina * Scuffletown The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE LAWLESS LOWRYS" "They Demand the Release of Their Women from Lumberton Jail" "A Conflict Imminent" and more. (see) Rare to find reports concerning this conflict. The Lowry War is a notable event in North Carolina history. Led by Henry Berry Lowry, whose father and brother were murdered by men of the Confederate Home Guard, a band of American Indian, White and African-American men waged a guerrilla war against the white establishment from 1864 to 1872. He and his gang attained a kind of mythic status. Complete with 10 pages, minor wear at the folds and spine, gene... See More  

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183444

GREAT FIRE OF 1873 Downtown Portland Oregon Conflagration Disaster in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133261261

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 4, 1873 * Great fire of 1873 * Portland, Oregon The top of page 6 has one column headings: "PORTLAND, WEST" "Terrible Conflagration in the Chief City of Oregon" and more. (see) Complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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183443

TONG WARS San Francisco Chinatown Girl Sex Slaves Trafficking 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133261022

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 31, 1873 * Chinatown's sex slaves (girls) * San Francisco, California Chinese * Human trafficking - Tong Wars The top of page 5 has one column headings: "HIP YEE TONG" "An Infamous Secret Chinese Society in San Francisco" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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183442

STEAMBOAT WAWASET Potomac River Fire Sinking Disaster Calamity 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133260520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1873 * Steamboat Wawaset fire disaster * Potomac River sinking The top of page 4 has one column headings: "DREADFUL CALAMITY" "The Steamboat Wawasset (sic) Burned on the Potomac" "Over Fifty Passengers Lost" "Flame and Smoke Drive Off the Fireman" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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$38.00
183441

THIRD CARLIST WAR Civil War in Spain Liberals vs. Carlists 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133259614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 7, 1873 * Third Carlist War * Civil War in Spain * Liberals - Republicans Page 3 has many one column headings: "CHAOTIC SPAIN" "DISINTEGRATION" "Full Details of the Rising at Cartegena" "Battle of Alpens" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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183439

MASONIC TEMPLE Philadelphia Grand Lodge Freemasons Pre-Dedication 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133255855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 4, 1873 * Masonic Temple - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * Construction completion - dedication close The top of page 5 has one column headings: "A Monster Masonic Temple" "A Quaker City Enterprise and its Peculiarties" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, good condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:14

$37.00
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