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200610

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential State of the Union Address Signed 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394235982251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CINCINNATI DAILY GAZETTE, Ohio, Dec. 7, 1869  * President Ulysses S. Grant * State of the Union Address The front page begins with: "The President's Message" which takes over 3 columns. This is President Grant's annual state-of-the-union address, a tradition begun by Washington & which continues to this day. It is signed at its conclusion: U.S. Grant. Follow this are several "Department Reports". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, good condition save for a minor loss to an upper corner of the back leaf. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 09, 2022 11:49

$32.00
199453

Painter Winslow Homer & Jewish Central Synagogue in NYC Prints 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394172762282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 6, 1872  * Winslow Homer illustration - print * Jewish Central Synagogue in NYC Full ftpg. Nast political cartoon: "Our President puts His Foot Down, & the British Lion Will Have to Wriggle Out" shows President Grant among others. Inside has a nice fullpg. Winslow Homer print: "Making Hay" a very notable print Another full page Nast political cartoon: "Shylock, We Would Have Moneys and Votes".  Inside also has a print of: "The New Jewish Synagogue, Corner of 55th and Lexington Ave., New York" which is the famed Central Synagogue, still existing today. There is a related article as well. Complete in 16 pages, good condition.

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Ends August 21, 2022 11:28

$99.00
197819

Rare FUTURE Phrenology Horoscope Predicting the Future 1866 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062163660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER AND ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, April, May, June, 1866  * Uncommon publication * Astrology - Horoscope A fascinating and very unusual newspaper of small-size themed on predicting what would happen in the future--great to read in hindsight. Among the articles: "Professor Owen on Astrology, Astronomy, and Medicine" "The Nativity of William H. Seward" which takes over half a page, followed by: "The Nativity of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant" which also takes over a full page, and noting: "...I am afraid that he will have to take the field again in these months...". Four pages, 5 3/4 by 9 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:47

$41.00
197185

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019713945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 12, 1869   * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point Page 5 has: "The Pacific Railroad" reporting on the completion of the historic, transcontinental railroad. Subheads note: "The Ceremonies at the Completion--How They Waited for the News in Washington--Enthusiasm in California, Etc." This is a nice article on the joining of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads, the report reads, in part: "Promontory Summit in Utah is henceforth a historic point. It was there that the act of marking the completion of that great inter-oceanic work, the Pacific railroad, was on Monday afternoon accomplished, amid the huzzas of thousands.... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$160.00
196378

FIRST HEBREW POLITICAL SOCIETY Jewish Jews re. Grant's Order #11 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373953982007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1868  Page one includes: "Hebrew Grant and Colfax Campaign Club", which, as noted within the text: "...headquarters at No. 7 Delancy Street. It held its first regular meeting last evening...This claims to be the first Jewish political club organized in this country. According to its circular it was formed to demonstrate that the Hebrews of this city, as a body, have no affinity with traitors, smugglers, or repudiators. The Club will endeavor to remove the prejudice against Gen. Grant still lingering in the minds of a few ...on account of his old order excluding a few Hebrew sutlers from his army in the West..." with more. Ironically their first order of business was to distinguish Jewish prejudice... See More  

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Ends March 28, 2022 11:09

$175.00
196114

ULYSSES S. GRANT Civil War General for President of United States 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373931600951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1872  * Ulysses S. Grant election notice * Civil War general for president A top of page 6 notice endorses the Grant-Wilson ticket. (see) Also with in the issue is news of the day and numerous advertisements. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 14, 2022 11:19

$28.00
192094

EIGHT HOURS WORKDAY Proclaimed w/ Ulysses S. Grant Proclamation 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393482109107

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 22, 1869 * Eight-hour workday (government employees) * President Ulysses S. Grant proclamation Page 3 has an article headed: "WASHINGTON" "The Eight Hour Law Proclamation" "More Colored Office-Holders" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 03, 2021 12:22

$55.00
187711

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT 1880 Old Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373449150974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1880  * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving The entire ftpg. is a Thomas Nast print captioned: "A Merry Christmas" showing Santa Claus dancing with Mother Goose. The doublepage centerfold is a very nice Thomas Nast Christmas print captioned: "Another Stocking to Fill" showing Santa Claus leaning over a sleeping baby. A full page shows: "Bringing Home Christmas Presents". Other prints include: "Edison's Electric Light--The Generator" "Edison's Home, Menlo Park, New Jersey" "A Guano Bed--Off the Coast of Peru" and: "General Grant's Reception in Philadelphia--The Procession Passing Independence Hall". Sixteen pages, foxing to the front page with some margin tears (not int... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:25

$184.00
185951

BLACK FRIDAY Wall Street Financial Panic GOLD PRICE COLLAPSE 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361189287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sun.., Sept. 26, 1869  * "Black Friday" (Sept. 24th) - 2nd report ** * New York Wall Street financial crisis * Stock Market & gold Panic begins The top of page 3 has one column headings: "WALL STREET" "The Scene of Friday's Great Financial Contest and Stampede" "The Government Sale of Gold Yesterday" and more. Text takes up more than 4 columns. Great to have in a NYC publication. This is a report on the great gold panic of 1869 when wealthy financiers Fisk and Gould caused a financial panic by attempting to corner the gold market. It was one of several scandals that rocked the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant (see hyperlink). Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, small piece torn away a... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:50

$42.00
183046

Gen. ULYSSES S. GRANT Wins Presidential Election Elected Victory 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392874206382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 4, 1868 * General Ulysses S. Grant presidential election All of page 3 is taken up with the election results, with one column headlines including "ULYSSES S. GRANT ELECTED PRESIDENT" "All the Original Free States Except New York Declare for Him" "The Election Uncommonly Quiet" and more. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:03

$71.00
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
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
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
180889

ULYSSES S. GRANT General Order No. 11 JEWS Reply to Adolph Moses 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782084587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1868 * General Ulysses S. Grant * General Order No. 11 - Jews Page 5 has a very significant Judaica item headed: "Letter From General Grant on the Hebrew Question." This relates to Ulysses S. Grant's General Order #11 from during the Civil War, known as the infamous "Jew Order". A website has further details on Grant's controversial order which is considered to be the most anti-Semitic official act in American history. As Wikiipedia notes, Grant's General Order #11 and antisemitism became an issue during the 1868 presidential campaign. In a letter, published after the election, Grant sought to unequivocally distance himself from General Orders No. 11: "Grant's self-serving expl... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:36

$420.00
180668

ULYSSES S. GRANT State of the Union Address Annual Message 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373028478764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 3, 1873 * President Ulysses S. Grant * State of the Union Address The top of page 4 has one column headings: "THE MESSAGE" "Recommendations to Congress by the National Executive" "The Virginius Outrage" "The Navy To Be Restored While the Money Lasts" and more. (see) Text of the address takes up over 5 1/2 columns and is signed in type: U.S. Grant Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:13

$38.00
180091

re. CIVIL RIGHTS ACT President Ulysses S. Grant Signs into Law 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392745627279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 2, 1875 * Civil Rights Act - Force Bill passing Page 6 has an editorial headed: "The Vote On The Force Bill" (see) Close cut along the bottom margin cause the loss of a line of text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends April 30, 2020 15:17

$33.00
180038

ULYSSES S. GRANT Republican Convention Nomination for President 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392741168937

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 22, 1868 * General Ulysses S. Grant * Presidential Republican nomination The top of page 3 has one column headings: "CHICAGO CONVENTION" "Republican Nominations" "For President, ULYSSES S. GRANT, of Illinois" and more. Lengthy text takes up the entire page and continues on page 10. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 27, 2020 13:26

$35.00
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