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189747

Aviator GLENN CURTISS Aviation Early Record Airplane Flight 1909 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393273829311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 16, 1909 * Aviator pioneer Glenn Curtiss - aviation * Early airplane flight in Long Island - New York The front page has a two column heading: "CURTISS IS AFTER WRIGHT LAURELS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 27, 2021 08:10

$48.00
189711

HUBERT LATHAM French Aviator Aviation Aiplanes Pioneer FLIGHT Fail1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393271945417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 27, 1909 * Hubert Latham fails on 2nd attempt * French aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplane flight across the English Channel The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LATHAM FAILS ON 2ND TRIAL" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On 27 July, Latham made a second attempt to cross the Channel. He was within minutes of arriving in the vicinity of Dover when engine failure again forced him... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2021 08:46

$40.00
189709

TRANS-PACIFIC Airplane Flight AUSTRALIA Charles Kingsford Smith 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393271944872

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 5, 1928  * 1st Trans-pacific airplane flight (during) * Southern Cross monoplane to Australia * Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith  The front page has a nice banner headline: "REACH FIJI; A WORLD RECORD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy coverage continues on page 2 with related map. Three related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such. wikipedia notes: At 8:54 am on 31 May 1928, Kingsford Smith and his crew left Oakland, California to make the first trans-Pacific flight to Australia. The flight was in three stages. The first (from ... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2021 08:45

$52.00
189707

FLIGHT 923 Flying Tiger Line North Atlantic Ocean Airplane CRASH 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373556182743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 24, 1962 * Flying Tiger Line - cargo airline * Flight 923 airplane crash - North Atlantic The front page has a nice banner headline: "RESCUE 49 OFF PLANE, SIGHT OTHERS ON RAFT" with subheads, related photo & map. (see) First report coverage on the Flying Tiger Line Flight 923 airplane disaster in the North Atlantic. Complete with 44 pages, light toning at the margins, two small library stamps within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 26, 2021 08:44

$42.00
189706

FLIGHT 739 Flying Tiger Line Pacific Ocean Airplane DISAPPEARANCE 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393271944019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 16, 1962 * Flying Tiger Line - Constellation * Flight 739 airplane mystery - Pacific The front page has a banner headline: "Plane, 107 Abroad, Vanishes In Pacific" with subhead, related photo and map. First report coverage on the Flying Tiger Line Flight 739 airplane disappearance in the Western Pacific. Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Flying Tiger Line Flight 739 was a Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation propliner chartered by the United States military that disappeared on March 16, 1962, over the Western Pacific Ocean. The aircraft was transporting 93 U.S. soldiers and three South Vietnamese from Travis Air Force Base, Cal... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2021 08:44

$57.00
189619

20TH CENTURY LIMITED Express Passenger Train SPEED Railroad Record1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373550004655

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 19, 1905 * 20th Century Limited passenger train * New York Central Railroad * New York to Chicago speed record The top of the front page has a one column heading: "80 MILES AN HOUR MADE ON THE RUN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 21, 2021 08:07

$40.00
189603

TUSKEGEE AIRMEN African American WWII Pilots Honored at Museum 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393254834901

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 26, 1982 * Tuskegee Airmen honored w/ opneing * African American pilots of WWII * National Air and Space Museum exhibit * 1982 Wilkes-Barre shootings * George Banks spree killings The top of page 33 has a two column heading: "Museum Exhibit Traces Blacks' Role in Aviation" with related pictorial. (see) First report coverage on the "Black Wings" exhibit opening at the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian. Also of interest is a front page heading: "Gunman Kills 13 in a Pennsylvania Rampage" with related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with another related photo. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2021 07:58

$68.00
189569

1ST PUBLIC U.S. AIRPLANE FLIGHT Daniel J. Maloney at Santa Clara 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393252487755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 29, 1905 * Aviator Daniel J. Maloney * John J. Montgomery glider * 1st public display of a airplane flight in U.S. The front page has a one column heading: "FLIGHT MADE BY AEROPLANE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On April 29, 1905, Maloney made a public exhibition at Santa Clara College as Montgomery’s aeronaut. By this time the glider had been re-christened as The Santa Clara in honor of the college.... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2021 15:16

$57.00
189549

SULPHUR SPRINGS Jefferson County MO Missouri TRAIN WRECK DISASTER 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547320951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 7, 1922 * Sulphur Springs, Jefferson County, Missouri * Missouri Pacific trains collide disaster The front page has a one column heading: "TOLL OF WRECK MAY TOTAL 60 DEAD, 65 HURT" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the terrible train collision at Sulphur Springs, Missouri. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:35

$40.00
189501

ORVILLE WRIGHT Brothers - Early AIRPLANE Flights at Fort Myer VA 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393247151050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 22, 1909 * Early airplane flights * Orville Wright - Brothers * Fort Meyer, Virginia * U.S. government contract ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AVIATOR FACES STRONG TESTS AT FT. MEYER" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 15, 2021 07:34

$52.00
189482

EDEN TRAIN WRECK Missouri Pacific Railroad Flood Bridge Disaster 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393245737751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 9, 1904 * Eden train wreck - Colorado * Missouri Pacific Railroad * Flash flood  bridge disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SEARCH FOR BODIES WENT ON ALL NIGHT" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 14, 2021 09:53

$38.00
189314

1st U.S. AIR SHOW Meet Airplanes Los Angeles w/ Glenn Curtis Photo1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393235940265

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 15, 1910 * 1910 Los Angeles, California - weather delay * International Air Meet at Dominguez Field * Aviator Glenn Curtiss - airplanes - airships The top of the front page has three column headings: "'MAN BIRDS' FAIL TO FLY" "Real Kings of Air Interfere" with subheads and two related photos, one showing Glenn Curtiss. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 06, 2021 15:21

$38.00
189298

KINMUNDY ILLINOIS Central Railroad James T. Harahan TRAIN WRECK 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393235570059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 22, 1912 * Kinmundy, Illinois train wreck * James T. Harahan killed * Illinois Central Railroad The top of the front page has a two column headline: "PROMINENT RAILROAD MEN MEET DEATH IN CRASH OF ILLINOIS CENTRAL TRAINS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 16 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In January 1912, Illinois Central Railroad train No. 3, traveling at 50 miles per hour, collided with passenger train No. 25, which was standing at the station... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2021 09:30

$40.00
189257

EARLY AIRPLANE PHOTOGRAPHY for Military Use Frank Trenholm Coffyn 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373528448593

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1912 * Frank Trenholm Coffyn * Early aviation pioneer * Airplane photography The top of page 2 has a three column photo headed: "Combination of Camera and Aeroplane Bares Fortress Secrets of An Enemy" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, small archival mend at the bottom of the front page, generally very nice.

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Ends May 05, 2021 07:16

$38.00
189186

Rare PIRATES EXPLOITS OFF VIRGINIA COAST King William III Era 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373522576576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, June, 1700  * From the turn of the 18th century * Great pirates account reporting Certainly the most notable content is the report of a pirate capturing a ship off the coast of Virginia, but the King's ship Shoreham came to the rescue--commanded by he Governor, Nicholson-- and after a 10 hour fight overtook the pirate. See the photos for the detailed report. This is a documented event from the pirate era of America. The back story, as provided by virginiaplaces.org, fills in many of the details of this event: "In 1700, the pirate Lewis Guittar captured a fast merchant vessel, the La Paix (Peace) in Barbados, converted it int... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2021 14:18

$545.00
189122

WRIGHT BROTHERS Orville Flyer Airplane & SMITHSONIAN Negotiations 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226823937

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 4, 1928 * Wright Brothers - Flyer * Smithsonian Institution The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "MAKES NEW OFFER FOR WRIGHT PLANE" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Smithsonian trying to get the famous flying machine to be put on permanent display there. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:40

$40.00
189081

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Bizarre Solo Airplane Flight Mexico City 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373514849966

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 21, 1935 * Amelia Earhart solo flight to Mexico City * Bug in her eye forces emergency landing The front page has a one column heading: "Bug in Her Eye Spoils Amelia's Non-Stop Dash" (see) Interesting as I cannot find mention of this bizarre event in her history. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, light toning a the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2021 13:41

$42.00
189078

Aviator WILBUR WRIGHT Brothers Early AIRPLANE Flight in France 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373514846948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 25, 1908 * Early airplane flights * Wilbur Wright - Brothers The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WILBUR WRIGHT MAY ATTEMPT A CHANNEL FLIGHT" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2021 13:38

$52.00
188885

Rare CORONADO San Diego County California1888 Newspaper w/ Hotel del Coronado


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373510209764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CORONADO EVENING MERCURY, California, Jan. 30, 1888  * Rare publication * Hotel del Coronado ad Very uncommon newspaper from this city in San Diego Bay. Considered an island, but technically a peninsula connected to the mainland by the "Silver Strand". This was the year the world-famous Hotel Del Coronado opened, with a front page advertisement for it (small hole here, deters one word). It opened as the largest resort hotel in the world. It remains very famous today. Four pages, several very small mends at the margins, good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2021 07:20

$47.00
188877

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393213371986

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., June 7, 1928  * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TWO WOMEN SEEKS TO BE FIRST TO CROSS ATLANTIC BY PLANE" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2021 15:22

$44.00
188872

Orville WRIGHT BROTHERS Airplane Glider Kitty Hawk Test Flights 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373509224734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 9, 1908 * Wright Brothers test flights * Orville & Wilbur Wright * Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, NC The front page is a one column heading: "WRIGHT BROTHERS AGAIN SUCCEED" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In May of 1908 they went back to Kitty Hawk with their 1905 Flyer to practice for their contracted demonstration flights. Their privacy was lost when several correspondents arrived on the scene. The brothers contracts required th... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2021 15:20

$57.00
188869

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward TAKEOFF 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373509224267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, April 12, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada takeoff (1st report) The front page has a nice banner headline: "BREMEN OFF AT 5:38 THIS MORNING" with subheads and related map. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2021 15:19

$40.00
188853

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal INSANITY PLEA 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373508858387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1935 * Albert Fish insanity plea * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The back page has a one column heading: "Albert Fish Loses Plea" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping trial. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2021 08:32

$40.00
188722

HARRY ATWOOD Aviator Pioneer Airplane White House Lawn Flight 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373499633436

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 22, 1911 * Harry Atwood - early aviation pioneer * 1st White House visit with airplane (leaving) The front page has a three column photo showing Atwood taking off the White House lawn with heading: "Harry Atwood First Man to Call On President at White House in Airship" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 15, 2021 15:03

$48.00
188685

PIONEER ZEPHYR "The Silver Streak" Railroad Train SPEED RECORD 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393186396988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, May 27, 1934 * Pioneer Zephyr "The Silver Streak" * Diesel-powered railroad train * Travel speed record The front page has a two column heading: "Zephyr Sets New Record By Nonstop 1015-Mile Run In 13 Hours, Five Minutes" with subhead. (see) Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. wikipedia notes: On May 26, 1934, the Pioneer Zephyr set a speed record for travel between Denver, Colorado, and Chicago, Illinois, when it made a 1,015-mile non-stop "Dawn-to-Dusk" dash in 13 hours 5 minutes at an average speed of 77 mph. For one section of the run it reached a speed of 112.5 mph, just short of the then US land speed record of 115 mph. Th... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2021 14:42

$42.00
188637

CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Passenger American Clipper Flight PANAMA 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373493196758

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1931 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Sikorsky S-40 flying boat The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH DELAYED WITH CLIPPER IN CUBA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Passenger carrying service was initiated on the November 19, 1931, with a S-40 piloted by Charles Lindbergh, flying from Miami, Florida to the Panama Canal Zone with stops at Cienfuegos, Cuba; Kingston, Jamaica and Barranquilla, Colombia.

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Ends April 11, 2021 15:21

$40.00
188610

CORNING NY New York Gibson DL&W Railroad TRAIN WRECK Disaster 1912 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373492798230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 4, 1912 * Gibson - Corning train wreck - New York * Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad * Early, same day first report headline The front page has a nice banner headline: "THIRTY-FOUR DEAD IN LACKAWANNA WRECK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 11, 2021 08:52

$40.00
188535

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393178501809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The front page has a nice banner headline: "27 HOUR SILENCE HIDES PLANE" with subheads and related illustration. Reporting continues on Page 2 with map. Related photos are on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first successful transatlantic aeroplane flight from east to west between April 12 and April 14, 1928. The Bremen ... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2021 12:43

$57.00
188534

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373489150981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a four headline: "FLIERS TELL OF FIGHT TO REACH LAND; BRAVED FOG AND STORM WITH FUEL LOW; BROKE THROUGH ICE IN DESCENT ON LAKE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on pages 2 & 3 with a few related photos and map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: The Bremen is a German Junkers W33 type aircraft that made the first successful transatlantic aeroplane flight from east to west between ... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2021 12:42

$40.00
188525

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373489145933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The front page has a very nice banner headline: "FITZMAURICE WRITES FOR THE TIMES STORY OF SEA FLIGHT; TELLS FOR THE FIRST TIME OF THE BREMEN'S PERILS AND ESCAPE; FOUGHT GALE, SLEET, FOG AND OIL LEAK OFF LABRADOR COAST" with many subheads and photo. (see) Much more on the following pages with full page pictorial. Loads and loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & stur... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2021 12:37

$45.00
188509

LITUANICA Transatlantic Airplane Flight Mysterious CRASH Deaths 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373487950056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., July 17, 1933 * Lituanica research aircraft * Bellanca CH-300 Pacemaker * Transatlantic airplane flight * Mysterious crash (1st report) * Kaunas, Lithuania destination The top of the front page has a two column headline: "DARIUS AND GIRENAS KILLED IN KUHDAMN, GERMANY, AS PLANE CRASHES IN FOREST. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 07, 2021 13:43

$37.00
188481

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393173013534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 12, 1940  * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The top of the front page has a four column headline: "400 NAZI PLANES BOMB BRITISH COAST; 60 REPORTED LOST IN ALL-DAY ATTACK; BERLIN SAYS 89 OF FOE WERE DOWNED" plus related subheads. (see) More on page 3. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends April 04, 2021 15:37

$44.00
188423

EARLY INDIANPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY w/ Racer Barney Oldfield Racing 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393170487654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 27, 1910 * Barney Oldfield - pioneer automobile racer * Early Indianapolis Motor Speedway racing The front page has a one column heading: "OLDFIELD'S CAR GOING 80 MILES AN HOUR WRECKED" with subheads. (see) Text includes mention of the speedway being the only brick track in the World. The first Indianapolis 500 would take place the following year. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 03, 2021 13:49

$42.00
188421

Aviator JACQUES DE LESSEPS 2nd English Channel AIRPLANE Flight 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393170487377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 21, 1910 * Aviator pioneer Jacques de Lesseps - aviation * 2nd ever airplane flight over the English Channel Above the masthead is a nice headline: "French Aviator Flies Across English Channel" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Jacques Benjamin de Lesseps was a French aviator born in Paris on 5 July 1883, killed in an air accident presumably on 18 October 1927 along with his flight engineer Theo... See More  

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Ends April 03, 2021 13:49

$40.00
188414

CECIL GRACE Aviation Pioneer English Channel AIRPLANE Flight LOST 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393170485965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 23, 1910 * Aviator pioneer Cecil Grace goes missing * Airplane flight attempt over the English Channel The top of the front page has a four column headline "ALL TRACE OF AVIATOR WHO CROSSED CHANNEL IS LOST" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 03, 2021 13:46

$44.00
188351

EUGENE BURTON ELY 1st Airplane Shipboard Landing Aircraft Carrier 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 18, 1911 * Aviator pioneer Eugene Burton Ely * 1st shipboard airplane landing (historic) * USS Pennsylvania cruiser * Predecessor to the modern day aircraft carrier * Early, same day first report The front page has a two column heading: "Flies to Cruiser, Lands Safely and Then Leaves" with subhead: "Eugene Ely Makes Unprecedented Exhibition on San Francisco Bay With Aeroplane". (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On January... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$68.00
188344

BILL MINER "Gentleman Robber" Gainesville Georgia TRAIN HOLDUP 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480239417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 8, 1911 * Outlaw Bill Miner "Gentleman Robber" * Gainesville, Georgia train robbery - holdup * Last of the famous Western bandits The front page has a one column heading: "TRAIN HELD UP AND ROBBED IN GEORGIA" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:40

$57.00
188323

Aviator WILBUR WRIGHT Brothers Early AIRPLANE Flights MISHAP Fall 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393159511992

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1908 * Early airplane flights * Wilbur Wright - Brothers The front page has a one column heading: "Wright Has Fall Escapes Injury" See image for brief report. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 13:02

$44.00
188313

Aviator J.A.D. McCURDY Aviation Pioneer Airplane Florida to Cuba 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158872098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 30, 1911 * John Alexander Douglas McCurdy * Canadian aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplane flight from Florida to Cuba The front page has a five column pictorial with headline: "J. A. D. M'CURDY FLIES 100 MILES AND DROPS INTO OCEAN" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: John Alexander Douglas McCurdy was a Canadian aviation pioneer and the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia from 1947 to 1952. He was the first ... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:17

$44.00
188270

HUBERT LATHAM French Aviator Aviation Aiplanes Pioneer KILLED 1912 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474068713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 16, 1912 * Hubert Latham killed - death * French aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplanes - aeroplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FAMOUS AVIATOR IS KILLED IN AFRICA BY BUFFALO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 16 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:10

$44.00
188221

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473600141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, Aug. 31, 1883  * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of the front page has column heads: "PROVING AN ALIBI" "The Defense in the James Case Outlines Its Work" "Testimony Adduced that Frank was Not at Winston" "Gen. Joe Shelby Creates a Scene in the Witness Box" "Breaking the Links Forged by the Prosecution--A Host of Witnesses on the Stand". This is fine & detailed coverage of the trial of Frank James, outlaw brother of Jesse, with the text taking 3 columns on the ftpg. and over a column on pg. 2. Ten pages, a few minor creases, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:51

$78.00
188197

EARLY AIRPLANES Aviators at Belmont Park New York Aviation Meet 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153189164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 25, 1910 * 1st major international aviation meet in U.S history * Belmont Park - New York - early airplanes - aviators The front page has a one column heading: "Aviation Brings Big Crowds To Belmont Park" (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:32

$38.00
188190

Aviator RALPH JOHNSTONE 1st American Pilot AIRPLANE Crash Death 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473580059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 18, 1910 * Aviator Ralph Johnstone death * Altitude record holder * 1st American pilot airplane crash death The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATORS SHOCKED BY DEATH OF JOHNSTONE" with subhead (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:29

$40.00
188189

Aviator RALPH JOHNSTONE 1st American Pilot AIRPLANE Crash Death 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473579456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 17, 1910  * Leo Tolstoy death close * Russian writer - novelist * "War and Peace" book fame The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TOLSTOI NEAR DEATH IS ANNOYED BY VISIT OF SON TO SICK CHAMBER" with subheads (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:29

$40.00
188156

HARRY ATWOOD Aviator Pioneer Airplane Flight St. Louis to NYC 1911 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471184483

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 17, 1911 * Harry Atwood - early aviation pioneer * St. Louis to New York City airplane flight (stages) The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATOR ATWOOD CONTINUES HIS RECORD BREAKING FLIGHT" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:09

$39.00
188093

GREEN MOUNTAIN TRAIN WRECK Rock Island Railroad Disaster Iowa 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138974714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 21, 1910 * Green Mountain train wreck disaster * Rock Island Line railroad * Tama County, Iowa The front page has a great banner headline: "45 PERSONS ARE KILLED IN WRECK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:41

$48.00
188048

Historic Very 1st INDIANAPOLIS 500 Automobile Race w/ Ray Harroun 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135408174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 31, 1911 * Indianapolis 500 inaugural race (1st report) * American racecar driver Ray Harroun wins The front page has a one column heading: "SIX INJURED IN BOG AUTO RACE RECOVERING" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first "500" was held at the Speedway in 1911 on Decoration Day, May 30, (as it was known from its inception in 1868 to 1967, when federal law made "Memorial Day" the official name), run to a 600-cubic-inc... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:32

$88.00
187959

ROBERT G. FOWLER Aviation Pioneer Trancontinental Airplane Flight 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130718614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 23, 1911 * Aviator Robert G. Fowler - early aviation pioneer * 1st transcontinental airplane flight (stages) (W to E) * Wright Brothers Model B biplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AVIATOR FOWLER AGAIN FAILS TO CROSS HIGH MOUNTAINS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Robert George Fowler was an early aviation pioneer and was the first person to make a west-to-east transcontinental flight in sta... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:41

$40.00
187955

RAYMONDE DE LAROCHE 1st Woman Airplane Pilot Rheims Airshow CRASH 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130717891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 8, 1910 * Raymonde de Laroche almost killed * 1st female to pilot a airplane ? 1st licensed * Rheims, France airshow - "Mother of Aviation" The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BARONESS DE LA ROCHE, WOMAN AEROPLANIST, IS FATALLY HURT AT RHEIMS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, tape mend along the bottom margin, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Raymonde de Laroche (August 22, 1882 – July 18, 1918), is thought to be the... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:40

$57.00
187921

Oscar AIRSHIP ERBSLOH German Zeppelin Dirigible Explosion Disaster1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130536926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 13, 1910 * German airship Erbsloh disaster * Aviation pioneer Oscar Erbsloh The front page has a banner headline: "BIG DIRIGIBLE BALLOON EXPLODES AND FIVE GERMAN AERONAUTS FALL 100 FEET TO DEATH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:46

$40.00
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