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182527

Famous CURRIER AND IVES Baseball Game Post Civil War Hoboken NJ 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099190033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 4, 1865 * Famous Currier and Ives baseball game * Post Civil War reconstruction On the back page has a brief report with box scores under the small headings: "Base Ball" "Championship Match--Atlantic vs. Mutual". (see) This is a report of the very game which was the subject of a famous Currier and Ives print titled: "The American National Game", a notable print and event in baseball history. Eight pages, uncut, some staining at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:05

$52.00
182516

Great SIOUX WAR of 1876 Old Newspaper Post Custer Massacre - Chief Sitting Bull


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099155019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Aug. 28, 1876 * Post Custer massacre The front has one column heads: "The Sioux War" "Practical Failure and Close of the Campaign" "The Indians Divide, One Band Moving North and the Other South" and more. (see) Complete with 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 06:59

$34.00
182477

Manhattan CORNERSTONE LAID American Museum of Natural History 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392853034518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1874 * American Museum of Natural History * Cornerstone laid by Ulysses S. Grant * Manhattan, New York City The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "THE NEW MUSEUM" with subheads. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, a little light creasing, nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:59

$37.00
182476

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Illegal Woman Voting Women Vote FINE DISMISSED 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373095236215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 1, 1874 * Susan B. Anthony - Women's rights * Illegal voting fine dismissed by judge Page 7 has an article headed: "Susan B. Anthony Victorious Over Judge Hunt" with subhead: "Susan B. Anthony's Fine for Attempting to Vote..." (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 1`2 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:59

$47.00
182475

CHEYENNES INDIANS on the Warpath North Dakota George A. Custer 1874 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392853033910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 6, 1874 * Cheyenne Indians - Native Americans * On the warpath in North Dakota * General George A. Custer in pursuit The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "The Reds On The Warpath" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:58

$33.00
182462

Rare SANTA BARBARA Old West California American Riveria 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373095232710

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY NEWS, Santa Barbara, California, July 20, 1875 * Rare Old West title Uncommon from this famous town, and a volume 1 issue. Various news & ads of the day, four pages, great condition. "#88" inked in the upper corner.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:53

$47.00
182459

CHARLES WILKES South Seas Antarctica Exploration w/ MAP Revisited 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392853030475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 8, 1874 * American explorer Charles Wilkes * Exploration of Antarctica revisited w/ map The top half of page 3 has a map headed: "THE ANTARCTIC REGION" One column headings include: "WILKES' CONTINENT" "The Antarctic Land of the American Explorer Evaporated" and more. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:51

$37.00
182453

LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN (Posthumous) w/ Famous Print & Charleston 1865 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392853022426

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, July, 1865 * Life of Abraham Lincoln (posthumous) Articles within this issue are "Prison-Life" which is from Charleston, South Carolina and contains several illustrations; "Washoe Revisited"; "Heroic Deeds of Heroic Men - VIII - A Railroad Adventure"; "Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln" which features an illustration of "Abraham Lincoln at Home" [which is the same illustration found on the front cover of Harper's Weekly of May 6, 1865 -- him with his son, Tad]; and other articles and stories. Under the "Monthly Record of Current Events" is the news of the surrender of Johnston's army and the charging of the persons for the assassination of President Lincoln. This is co... See More  

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:36

$80.00
182408

IMPRESSIONISM 19th Century Impressionist Art Movement FOUNDED 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851908642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1876 * Impressionism - art movement begins (historic) This is an exceedingly significant newspaper on the founding of the Impressionist movement in art. Page 2 has an inconspicuous yet quite historic report which essentially reports on the beginning of the Impressionist movement in the art world in France. Those artists now known as the "Impressionists" were ostracized by the established art world who would not allow their work to be shown at the prestigious Salon exhibition in Paris. They decided to hold their own exhibition, the first meeting with no success, but the second, in 1876, was somewhat complimentarily reviewed by some. That exhibition is reported on pg. 2 in this issue under the... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2020 14:25

$890.00
182394

FENIAN CANADA RAIDS Irish Republican Brotherhood vs. British Army 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392851812521

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 8, 1866 * Fenian raids in Canada The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE FENIANS" "Operations On The Border" "ANOTHER INVASION OF CANADA" "Ten Thousand Canadians Concentrated at Montreal" and more. Lengthy text. Other news of the day soon after the end of the Civil War. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 25, 2020 12:31

$33.00
182102

SHOOTING Over a Game of Cards Old West San Francisco California 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839424490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING POST, San Francisco, California, July 15, 1872 The top of the ftpg. has: "Shooting Affray - Dangers of Arbitrating in a Game of Cards" which reports on a shooting over a card game. Four pages, discrete archival strengthening at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:25

$29.00
182079

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839410218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 18, 1865 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor at Ford's Theatre * Only weeks prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. The front page has an advertisement headed: "FORD'S NEW THEATRE" which includes: "Benefit of Mr. John McCullogh, This Saturday Evening March 18, 1865 Mr. John Wilkes Booth has kindly volunteered his valuable services..." to play the role of Pescara in the play "The Apostate". Relating to this page 3 has an report headed: "Theatrical Matters" noting in part: "......There will be a real treat also at Ford's Mr. McCullogh has a benef... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:07

$475.00
182077

3 THE BLACK CROOK 1st Broadway Musical Niblo's Garden PREMIERES 1866 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084257520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 12 & 13, 1866 * "The Black Crook" opening premiere * Very first musical theatre performance of the first ever modern day musical! * Niblo's Garden - Broadway - New York City A terrific and very historic trio of newspapers relating to the first theatrical musical, "The Black Crook". As Wikipedia notes: "Its significance is being considered the first piece of musical theater that conforms to the modern notion of a "book musical". The book is by Charles M. Barras, an American playwright. The music is mostly adaptations, but some new songs were composed for the piece. It opened on September 12, 1866 at Niblo's Garden on Broadway, New York City and ran for a record-breaking 474 performances. T... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:06

$850.00
182075

Assassination of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Conspirators & Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839408804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 12, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's conspirators * Kirby Smith continues rebellion The top of the ftpg. has a column headed: "THE CONSPIRACY" "Continuation of the Secret Military Trial at Washington" "How the Prisoners Are Confined" "Description of the Cells in Which They are Placed" and more. This is the trial of those who conspired to assassination President Lincoln and others. Also on the ftpg: "Kirby Smith Don't Want to Give Up" "He Denounces Lee's Surrender" Eight page, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:05

$31.00
182073

Early and Rare COLORED Blacks BASEBALL Post Civil War GAME 1867 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084256254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 4, 1867 Inside under "THE NATIONAL GAME" is a report with subhead: "...Excelsior (Colored) v. Unique (Colored)". Within the lengthy report is: "...The game alluded to was none other than a match game for the 'colored championship' of the United States...arrived in this city...received by a delegation of gentleman of the colored persuasion...headed by fifes & drums they were marched around the city..." with much more. The box score of the game is included as well. Early and uncommon for a report about a game between two "colored" clubs not long after the American Civil War. This page has a few printing creases in unrelated content, otherwise in good condition. Complete with 12 pages.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:04

$78.00
182068

Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Wild Old West 1873 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839402103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, August 13, 1873 * Rare Old West title * Many advertisements * 19th century era original A very early newspaper from this now-famous city on the West Coast. News of the day and a wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound, period writing: "Mechanics Institute" above the masthead (see), nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 10:59

$44.00
182016

SIAMESE TWINS Chang and Eng Bunker Conjoined DEATHS 1874 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084130390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, January 24, 1874 * Chang and Eng Bunker deaths * Famous Siamese twins The top of page 6 has one column headings that include: "THE SIAMESE TWINS" "Dr. Hollinsworth Story of the Double Death" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:34

$35.00
182014

SIAMESE TWINS Chang and Eng Bunker Death Conjoined AUTOPSY 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084130073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 15, 1874 * Chang and Eng Bunker autopsy * re. Siamese Twins death Page 5 has one column headings: "CHANG AND ENG" "The Dissecting Knife at Work on the Ligament" "Efforts to Publicly Exhibit the Bodies" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:33

$35.00
182009

ROBERT E. LEE - Ulysses S. Grant - Confederates Losing 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084128660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 30, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "FROM GEN. GRANT" "A Congratulatory Order" is signed by General Geo. G. Meade, and is concerning the battle at Fort Steadman; "Gen. Lee's Official Report" is signed by him in type: R. E. Lee, General; "The Rebel Loss Reported 'Not Heavy' " "A Bit of Rebel Boasting" "Jeff. Davis Plotting to Secure Peace" "From General Sherman" and much more. Eight pages, small address label in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:31

$42.00
181998

WRECK OF THE RMS ATLANTIC White Star Line Ocean Liner Steamer 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084125517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 3, 1873 * Wreck of the RMS Atlantic * Ocean Steamer * North American coast Great reporting on the sinking of the ship Atlantic, with page 5 having most of the first column taken up with related heads: "ATLANTIC" "The Wreck of the White Star Steamer on Meagher's Rock" "Lost & Saved" "560 Lives Lost Out of 978" "418 Souls Rescued" "The Calamity" "Awful Scenes When the Vessel Struck" and much, much more. Also a map headed: "Scene Of The Disaster". Additional reports and column heads are on pages 6, 8 & 9. Page 12 has a lengthy list of the passengers. At the time it was the deadliest civilian maritime disaster in the North Atlantic. Twelve pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:21

$54.00
181992

Joseph BROOKS-Elisha BAXTER WAR Little Rock Arkansas REPUBLICANS 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084124751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 1, 1874 * Brooks-Baxter War * Little Rock, Arkansas * Republican Party factions The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "CIVIL WAR" "A Battle Between the Troops of Baxter and Brooks" "The Collision At Gascony" "Nine of the Brooks Troops Killed and Twenty Wounded" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:17

$34.00
181894

FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR French France German Napoleon III BEGINS 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373073381041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 18, 1870 * Franco-Prussian War beginning The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE WAR" "Rumors from the Front in Paris and Reports of a Battle" "The French Nation Unanimous" "Legislative Address of Loyalty to Napoleon" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends July 03, 2020 15:08

$34.00
181857

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Murder Funeral Train Arrives in New York City 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072316225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 25, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Remains in New York City * Civil War closing events All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of Abraham Lincoln. Two-thirds of the first column are taken up with nice heads concerning the funeral of Abraham Lincoln including: "HONORS To the MARTYR PRESIDENT" "Our Tribute to the Lamented Dead" "Arrival of the Cortege" "The Body In State" "The Procession to the City Hall" "Scene of Sadness & Sorrow" "Incidents of the Obsequies" & much more. Further reporting on the funeral on pages 4, 5 and 8 including: "The Assassins" "The President's Murder Organized in Canada & Approved at Richmond: "SHERMAN" "Capture of Macon, Ga." "Honors to the Mart... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:31

$110.00
181847

San Francisco CA California Old West MODOC INDIANS Lava Beds War 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392823619613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, May 13, 1873 * Dixon Bridge Disaster - Illinois * Modoc War - Lava Beds * Captain Jack fame The top of the ftpg. has: "THE MODOC WAR" "An Attack by the Indians" "Captain Jack Strutting in the Uniform of General Canby" and more. Also: "The Dixon Horror" "Particulars of the Fearful Bridge Disaster" and more. The top of pg. 3 includes: "THE MODOCS" "Another Account of the Indian Attack" and more (see). Four pages, never bound, large folio size, good condition.

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Ends July 02, 2020 14:57

$38.00
181789

JOHN EDGAR THOMSON Pennsylvania Raildroad (PRR) Leader DEATH 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373070921872

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 29, 1874 * John Edgar Thomson death (1st report) * Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) leader The top of page 7 under "Obituary" is a heading: "J. Edgar Thomson, President of the Pennsylvania Railroad" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:27

$33.00
181692

TUNICA COUNTY MS Austin Mississippi RACE RIOTS War Blacks Whites 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392815358245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 12, 1874 * Tunica County, Mississippi * Race riots - war - blacks The front page has one column headings: "A War Of Races In Mississippi" "The Town Of Austin Surrounded By Armed [Blacks]--The Whites Driven Into The Court-House--Several [Blacks] Killed And Wounded" See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2020 14:59

$33.00
181647

Joseph BROOKS-Elisha BAXTER WAR Little Rock Arkansas REPUBLICANS 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065386791

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 8, 1874 * Brooks-Baxter War * Little Rock, Arkansas * Republican Party factions The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "BLEEDING ARKANSAS" "Operations of the Opposing Forces" "Capture Of A Railway Train" "The State Supreme Court Decides for Brooks" and more. (see) Text takes up over 4 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:06

$34.00
181600

CIVIL RIGHTS ACT 1875 Enforcement Bill PASSES Senate Blacks Equal 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813851130

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 24, 1874 * Civil Rights Act of 1875 (Enforcement Act) * Reconstruction era - Blacks * Passes United States Senate Page 5 has reporting on the Civil Rights Act of 1875 passing the Senate with headings: "WASHINGTON" "The All Night Debate on the Civil Rights Bill" "It's Passage In The Senate" and more. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:04

$42.00
181578

MILL RIVER DAM Williamsburg & Haydenville MA FLOOD Disaster 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373062019767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 19, 1874 * Mill River flood disaster - Northhampton * Williamsburg & Haydenville, Massachusetts The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE VALE OF DEATH" "Search for the Dead of the Mill River Calamity" "The Discovered Bodies" "Two Hundred Lives Lost" "Entire Families Swept Away And Seen No More of Men" and more. Lengthy text with list of the dead. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 22, 2020 11:30

$48.00
181577

MECHANICSVILLE New York Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth MONUMENT Unveil 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373062019634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 28, 1874 * Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth * Mechanicville, New York * Hudson cemetery monument The top of page 4 has one column headings: "ELLSWORTH'S MEMORY" "Unveiling of the Monument at Mechanicsville" "Tribute To A Hero" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2020 11:29

$33.00
181576

NELLIE GRANT President Ulysses S. Daughter White House WEDDING 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373062019522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 22, 1874 * President Ulysses S. Grant's Daughter * White House Wedding - Nellie Grant The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "WHITE HOUSE NUPTIALS" "Wedding of Miss Nellie Grant to Mr. Sartoris" "A Brilliant Assemblage in the East Room" "The Marriage Ceremony" and more. Lengthy text takes up the entire page and continues on page 10. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2020 11:29

$48.00
181510

CAPTAIN JACK Modoc Indians Lava Beds War EXECUTIONS Hangings 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807473035

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 4, 1873 * Captain Jack execution (day of) * Lava Beds War - Modoc Indians The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE DOOMED MODOCS" "A Talk with the Condemned Murderers" "Captain Jack and His Devoted Squaw Side by Side" and much more. (see) Lengthy text takes up almost 5 full columns. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:48

$38.00
181509

GEORGETOWN South Carolina RACE WAR & George Custer Indians Fight 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060763219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 20, 1874 * Georgetown, South Carolina * Race war - riots - blacks * General George A. Custer * Black Hills expedition (fight) Page 5 has an article under: "The Colored War In South Carolina" with subhead. (see) The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "Custer Attacked" and more. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:47

$40.00
181504

FENIAN RAIDS Battle of Eccles Hill Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada MAP 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373060762612

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1870 * Battle of Eccles Hill * Fenian Brotherhood raids * Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE FENIANS" "Advance of the Irish Liberating Army in Canada" "Skirmish at Cook's Corner and Repulse of the Invaders" and more with related map. Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:45

$42.00
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
181488

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807465616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Arizona Territory, June 19, 1875 * Very rare title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles and ads including: "Letter From Col. Hodge" datelined at Camp Grant; "Mining Summary" "The Tucson Public Schools" "Telegraphic News" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few minor margins tears, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:38

$130.00
181469

ULYSSES S. GRANT Presidential VETO Message on Inflation Bill 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059532168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 23, 1874 * President Ulysses S. Grant signed in type * Veto message on Monetary Legislation Page 5 has one column headings that include: "VETO" "The President Saves the Credit of the Country" "The Inflation Bill Returned to the Senate Unsigned" "Message Of The Chief Magistrate" and more. This is followed by Grant's veto message and is signed in type: U.S. Grant Other news of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:47

$33.00
181467

MASONIC TEMPLE Freemasons New York Grand Lodge Description Plan 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392806379528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW-YORK HERALD, May 9, 1870 * Masonic - Masons - Freemasons Page 5 has an article headed: "The New Masonic Hall" "A Full Description of the Building--It's Dimensions, Cost, Architecture and Ornamentation" (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning to upper vertical fold of the front page, generally nice.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:46

$33.00
181415

BALTIMORE MOSQUITOES ? Early Professional BASEBALL Team ? 1874 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805032142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 6, 1874 * Early professional baseball * Baltimore Mosquitoes team ? * 1874 season beginning Page 3 has a report at the beginning of the 1874 baseball season with headings: "The National Game" "A Big Victory for the Atlantics Over the Baltimore Mosquitoes" with box scores. (see) I cannot find anything online affirming that there was a professional baseball team called the Baltimore Mosquitoes. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:32

$33.00
181410

Joseph BROOKS-Elisha BAXTER WAR Little Rock Arkansas REPUBLICANS 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373058314260

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1874 * Brooks-Baxter War * Little Rock, Arkansas * Republican Party factions The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE ARKANSAS WAR" "Heavy Skirmishing Between the Combatants" "The Killed And Wounded" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:29

$34.00
181364

THOMASVILLE GA Georgia 4 African Americans Executions HANGINGS 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392800843352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 18, 1874 * Thomasville, Georgia executions * 4 blacks hanged - hangings * Lengthy, detailed reporting The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE GALLOWS" "Execution of Four [Blacks] at Thomasville, GA." "A Disgraceful Scene At The Scaffold" and more. (see) A lengthy, detailed report takes up almost 3 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 13:33

$38.00
181363

BLOODY BENDERS Kansas Serial Killers JOHN Arrested by Mormons ? 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053685204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1874 * Bloody Benders - serial killers * John Bender arrested ? * Mormons - Salt Lake City The top of page 7 has one column headings: "BENDER IN UTAH" "The Kansas Assassin in Charge of the Mormon Police" "The Whole Family Likely To Be Captured" and more. (see) Nice reporting here. Other news of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 13:32

$42.00
181362

GREAT MISSISSIPPI FLOOD of 1874 River Valley Louisiana Disaster 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392800840921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1874 * The Great Mississippi Flood of 1874 * Lower Mississippi Valley - Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE MISSISSIPPI FLOOD" "Piteous Appeals of the Suffering People for Aid" "Hundreds Of Families Destitute" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Heavy spring rains caused the Mississippi River to overflow, breaching levees and flooding enormous swathes of the Lower Mississippi Valley. The flooding began in February and only began to recede on May 20th. According to the New Orleans Daily Picayune of May 3rd, thirty-one of Louisiana's fifty-three parishes (home to some 375,000 people) were entirely or part... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2020 13:31

$33.00
181360

1865 PHILADELPHIA BASEBALL GAME Athletics vs. Atlantics w/ PRINT 1865 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053619795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 31, 1865 and HARPER'S WEEKLY, November 18, 1865 * 1865 Philadelphia Baseball Game A two issue set containing a report of famous baseball game, and a print of it. Page 5 of the Times has: "The Great Base Ball Match The Atlantics Against the Athletics--The Atlantics the Victors". Details from the one paragraph summary include: "The Atlantics made eleven fly-catches and two home runs, and the Athletics eight fly-catches and one home run. The Atlantics were skunked once, and the Athletics four times...". Mentions there was an immense crowd, that the weather was pleasant, and the game lasted 3 1/2 hours. This includes the box score. Other news of the day and advertisements are within. The Harper's W... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:21

$125.00
181359

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux INDIANS July 11, 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053619684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, July 11, 1876 * General George A. Custer's massacre * Battle of Little Bighorn - Sitting bull * Native Americans era original The ftpg. has a middle column taken up with details reports headed: "CUSTER JUSTIFIED" "A Letter From An Officer in the Seventh Cavalry" "The Command Under General Custer Expecting to Attack Alone". Also on the ftpg: "The Indian War" "Unconfirmed Report of Another Disaster" "Custer's Comrades" "A Kentucky Tribute to Custer". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:20

$92.00
181342

1874 CREEDMOOR RIFLE MATCH w/ Target Results Graphics Prints Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392800785263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 27, 1874 * 1st Creedmoor rifle match, Long Island * Target results - illustrations This issue has excellent coverage of the 1st international rifle competition at Creedmoor Rifle Range in Long Island, with page 7 containing a diagram of the grounds and target results of each competitor. Rare to find such graphic presentation of this famous rifle match. Page 8 has one column headings that include: "AMERICAN WINS" "The Great International Rifle Match at Creedmoor" "How the Irish and American Teams Fought for Honor" and more. (see) Lengthy text here. Complete in 20 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:12

$57.00
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Mormons Leader JOHN D. LEE Mountain Meadow Massacre ARRESTED 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373052328848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 13, 1874 * Mormon leader John d. Lee arrested * re. Mountain Meadow Massacre Page 7 has a somewhat inconspicuous article headed: "Utah" with subhead and text that includes: "John D. Lee, now in prison at Beaver charged with being connected with the Mountain Meadow massacre in 1857..." (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2020 10:01

$38.00
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GRANITE MILLS Textile Mill No. 1 Fall River Mass. FIRE Disaster 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373052323874

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 20, 1874 * Granite Mills - textile mill no. 1 fire disaster * Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts The top of page 5 has one column headings: "AN AWFUL DISASTER" "Burning of the 'Granite' Woolen Mill at Fall River" "Four Hundred Girls and Men Shut in by Flames" "Great Sacrifice Of Life" and more. (see) Lengthy first report coverage takes up over 3 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Mill No. 1 was destroyed by fire on September 19, 1874. Twenty three workers were killed in the disaster, and thirty three more were injured. Workers on the upper floors faced a desperate choice, either jump five stories to the ground, or be burned... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2020 09:56

$38.00
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VIRGINIUS AFFAIR Spain Surrenders Ship to United States Navy 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392799331904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 18, 1873 * Virginius Affair - Ten Years' War * Surrenders to United States Navy The top of page 7 has one column headings: "SURRENDER" "The American Steamer Virginius Handed Over by Spain" "Bahia Honda's Famous Scene" "The Significant Ceremonies" "The Virginius In A Filthy Condition" and more. (see) Text takes up over 3 1/2 columns. Complete with 10 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2020 09:55

$33.00
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Best ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Ford's Theatre 1865 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373050980404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY MORNING CHRONICLE, Washington, D.C., April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (historic) * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred. As might be imagined newspapers from Washington reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln are exceedingly scarce and exceedingly desirable. Although newspapers from New York & Philadelphia remain among the most sought-after because of their proximity to Washington and the stature of big city newspapers, they pale in comparison to a newspaper from the city where the assassination happened. In our 43 years in the rare newspaper business we may have offered 3 or 4 from the nation's capital. This is one of them. This is a Sunday issue so the reportin... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2020 07:17

$2,400.00
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