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203993

Very Rare & Early Lexington KY Fayette Urban County Kentucky 1825 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501379978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTUCKY WHIG, Lexington, Dec. 1, 1825   * Rare & early for Kentucky A very early newspaper from Lexington which lasted just under one year. Gregory notes only 3 institutions have any issues of this title, none being complete. Much of the front page is taken up with: "State Finances" with political content taking most of the inside pages. Many ads on the back page. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the blank spine, some tape to pages 2 & 4 used to flatten creases, otherwise good condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 12:00

$116.00
203992

Best Jefferson Davis Capital of Confederacy Inauguration 1862 Richmond Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501377304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, February 24, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy * President Jefferson Davis inauguration * Best publication to be had ? (very rare) Not only is this a great Confederate newspaper, but it is from the capital of the Confederacy and as such contains a great wealth of the latest news and battle reports. Certainly the most significant content in this issue is the content relating to the establishment of the Southern Confederacy, as the Confederate Constitution and Presidency are declared permanent and no longer provisional. Going hand-in-hand with this is the inauguration of Jefferson Davis as the President of the Confederacy, with all of the first column & a portion of the sec... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:59

$825.00
203991

NYC Draft Riots Post Gettysburg R.E. Lee Retreat & More 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450964288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, July 18, 1863 * Post Battle of Gettysburg * Robert E. Lee's Army retreat * New York City draft riots * Siege of Charleston, South Carolina  Among the one column headlines on the front page are: "THE RIOT" "Quiet Restored and Business Resumed" "The Insurgents Subdued" "Proclamation By Mayor Opdyke" "The Attack on Charleston "The Capture Announced From Rebel Sources" and more. Additional Civil War related reporting is found throughout. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:49

$33.00
203990

Rare Capital of the Confederacy Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450964076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 29, 1862   * Rare rebel publication The front page has advertisements and 3 columns on: "The Northern Congress--The New Treasury Bill--Interesting Debate on the War" carrying over to page. 2. Page 2 has a very nice editorial in which they examine & discuss the "...four grand objects..." or goals of the Yankees for 1862: "...First in importance among them is the advance upon Richmond from the banks of the Potomac. Next is the descent of the Mississippi with a view to the capture of New Orleans...Next, is the penetration of the interior from the direction of the Kanawha Valley or from Eastern Kentucky...Lastly, is the invasion of North Carolina from the seaboard..." with much more.... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:49

$74.00
203989

Great Battle of Gettysburg Confederate Capital Richmond VA Civil War 1863 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501360815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, July 6, 1863  * Historic Battle of Gettysburg * From the Confederate perspective Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. Although the front page has much reporting on the Civil War, certainly the most significant content in this issue is the rather lengthy & detailed reporting on the first two days of the Battle of Gettysburg found on the back page. The reports are headed: "Latest News From The North" "A Great Battle At Gettysburg--The Fight Probably To Be Renewed--Movements and Operations In Pennsylvania And Maryland--An Attack Expected At Harrisburg--Levies Made On the Citizens of Pennsylvania--Our Cavalry Penetrat... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:48

$2,760.00
203988

Rare New Orleans LA Louisiana Deep South Confederate Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501360474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Feb. 18, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication from the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page has some war-related content, while page 2 has two reports with one column heads: "Official From Ft. Donelson" "The Enem... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:48

$88.00
203987

Kanawha Valley Harper's Ferry Rebels Northern Invasion 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501357199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1862 * Kanawha Valley Campaign of 1862 * Battle of Harper's Ferry West Virginia * Confederate invasion of the North Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Invasion Of Maryland" "Rumors of a Heavy Battle Below Hagerstown" 'Jackson Supposed to be Engaged with The National Forces at Martinsburg" "Fighting at Harper's Ferry" "Repulse of the Rebel Gen. Losing with Great Slaughter" and more.  Much fine reporting on the back page as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:46

$28.00
203986

Black Hawk War Saulk People United States vs. Native Americans 1832 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501356896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 21, 1832  The front page has an article: "From the Western Border - Seat Of War" which is on the Black Hawk War. The report is rather detailed on a day-by-day basis. The Black Hawk War was a conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted after Black Hawk and a group of Indians crossed the Mississippi into Illinois. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but he was apparently hoping to reclaim land sold to the United States in the disputed 1804 Treaty of St. Louis. Although not mentioned in this issue, The Black Hawk War also gave a 23 year-old Abraham Lincoln his brief military service, although he never saw combat. ... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:46

$30.00
203985

Mormons Mormonism Wagon Trains Emigration Emigrants West Kansas 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450961402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 10, 1847 * Mormons - Mormonism * Emigration Westward * Wakarusa River, Kansas  Page 3 has: "The Mormons" which is a report noting in part: "...the advance of the Mormon emigrants, consisting of 73 wagons...were well armed & had with the six pieces of artillery...The whole number of wagons was between 400 and 500. The emigrants were all getting along well." with more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:45

$55.00
203984

Siege of Veracruz Seaport Mexican War General Winfield Scott Ltr. 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450960934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 13, 1847   * Mexican–American War * Siege of Veracruz * General Winfield Scott Page 2 has over two columns taken up with: "Further Official Papers Concerning the Capitulation of Vera Cruz - Dispatches From Gen. Scott."  These accounts and letters, including a lengthy one signed: Winfield Scott, give much detail on the capture of this important city in the Mexican War. Also within: "The Late Skirmishing Near Monterey" "Incidents of the Attack On Vera Cruz" and other military reports. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:45

$37.00
203983

Samuel Houston Presidential Election Republic of Texas Victory 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501355196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENDALL'S EXPOSITOR, Washington, D.C., Nov. 4, 1841 * Sam Houston elected president * Republic of Texas  The top of an inside page has a very brief yet notable report: "Texas--Gen. Houston has been again elected President." This is followed by another item: "It is said the Santa Fe expedition has returned after some skirmishing with the Indians who had appeared in too great force to warrant the Teams in fighting their way through." This was an uncommon title which lasted but 4 years. The prospectus (not here) notes it was a semi-weekly devoted to "...the security of the right of suffrage by additional laws to punish bribery & fraud...an exposure of abuses & corruptions in government..." and more. Amos Kendall was... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:44

$58.00
203982

Rare Baltimore MD Maryland 1796 Newspaper w/ Along Potomac River Land Sale AD


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450960429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, April 30, 1796  * Rare publication The front page is filled with ads including 21 illustrated ship ads. Page 2 has much reporting from the "House of Representatives". The back page has an ad: "Land On the Potowmac River for Sale" with details. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:44

$43.00
203981

AFL & CIO Labor Federation of Unions Merger G. Meany W. Reuther 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501354414

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Feb. 10, 1955 * AFL-CIO merger - labor unions civil war over * American Federation of Labor (A.F. of L.) * Congress of Industrial Organizations * George Meany and Walter Reuther The front page has a banner headline: "AFL AND CIO TO MERGE" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display save for a small library stamp near the headline. Complete with 40 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, small library just underneath the headline, generally nice.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:43

$48.00
203980

Creating the Jewish Statehood in Palestine - Israel Jews Judaica 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374501353593

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 11, 1948  * Creating the Jewish state of Israel * Jews - Judaica - Palestine Page 29 contains a few reports concerning the soon-to-be-announced statehood for Israel. A six column heading reads: "Palestine Gangs Trade Opium for Guns, UN Commission Hears" Also a four column heading: "Jews Win First Round of War" with subheads. And a one column heading tells: "Expect Reds to Recognize Jewish State" and that would happen just 3 days later on the 14th when the proclaimed the Israeli Declaration of Independence. This was actually the day before the British mandate would expire. Complete with 43 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:43

$72.00
203952

Rare Anti Prohibition Christian Socialists Ware Massachusetts 1930 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449178745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAWYER'S TRUE TEMPERANCE ADVOCATE, Ware, Massachusetts, October, 1930   * Anti-prohibition publication A quite rare newspaper about which I can find nothing on the internet. There is no volume or issue number noted. By the various articles in this 8 page newspaper it is obvious the publisher is against Prohibition, which had been in existence for 11 years. It would end in 1933. The publisher is the Rev. Roland D. Sawyer, about him there is much on the internet. He would become one of the leading Christian Socialists of the early 20th century. Complete in 8 pages, various wear and minor tears at the margins, with some chipping, tabloid size. This is the first of this title we have seen in our 46 years.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:27

$57.00
203951

Watergate Political Scandal Defendants Found Guilty White House 1975 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449178011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, Jan. 2, 1975  * Watergate political scandal * President Richard Nixon * White House tapes The entire front page of this tabloid-size newspaper has a huge headline: "MITCHELL EHRLICHMAN HALDEMAN GUILTY" in large letters, with photos of each. There are related reports on pages 3 and 8 with a photo as well. The page 3 banner head reads: "4 of 5 Guilty In Watergate Case". Complete in 124 pages, mild margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:26

$58.00
203950

Lateran Treaty Ratification w/ Vatican City & Pope as Independent 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449177724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1929 * Ratification of the Lateran Treaty * Vatican City becomes it's own state * Benito Mussolini and the Holy See The front page has a one column heading: "POPE BECOMES RULER OF A STATE AGAIN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the creation of the state of the Vatican City which guaranteed full and independent sovereignty. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, minor irregularity along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:26

$39.00
203949

Best Leo Vincent Brothers Jake Lingle Murder Trial1931 Chicago Tribune Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449176970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1931 * Leo Vincent Brothers murder trial start * Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle * Best title to be had - very rare as such * Exploited by Al 'Scarface' Capone ? The front page has a one column heading: "STATE TO START BROTHERS TRIAL EVIDENCE TODAY" with subhead. Coverage continues on page 6 with photo of the presiding judge and list of the jury. Three more related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World... See More  

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:25

$40.00
203948

Richard E. Byrd 1st Flight to South Pole Ford Ranges Antarctica 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374499371156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1929. * Richard E. Byrd Antarctica Expedition * First to reach South Pole - Little America * Ford Mountain Ranges discovered (1st report) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BYRD FINDS GREAT NEW MOUNTAIN RANGE IN FLIGHT EAST FROM LITTLE AMERICA; SEEKS TO SOLVE MYSTERIES IN THAT AREA" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:25

$48.00
203947

Washington Redskins w/ John Riggins Win 1st Super Bowl w/ Photos 1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449175794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, January 31, 1983 * Washington Redskins very 1st Super Bowl championship * Joe Theismann - John Riggins - Joe Gibbs * NFL - National Football League The front page has a photo showing Joe Theismann celebrating a touchdown pass with heading: "A Super day for the Redskins" The back page has a banner heading: "Redskins simply too much" with photo showing John Riggins running the ball. Much more in the sport's section with headings and  photos including a full page pictorial. First report coverage on the Washington redskins winning their very 1st super bowl. Complete with all 92 pages, tabloid size, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:24

$58.00
203946

Serial BTK Killer Strangler Dennis Rader Conviction Gets Life 2005 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374499370024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 19, 2005 * BTK killer - strangler - rapist * Dennis Rader conviction - guilty * "Bind, Torture, Kill" serial killer Page 13 has a four column heading: "BTK, Who Inflicted Pain for His PLeasure, Gets Life" with subhead and a few related photos. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), great condition.

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Ends March 06, 2023 08:23

$88.00
203945

First INAUGURATION Franklin D. Roosevelt NEW DEAL Bank Holiday 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394449130645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, March 5, 1933  * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration  * Takes over a poor U.S. economy "New Deal" * "...only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." Nice coverage of Franklin Roosevelt's first (of 4) inaugurations with banner headline: "ROOSEVELT  CHARTS BANK AID" with subheads and related illustration. Much more on the following pages with pictorial and complete text of the inaugural address. This was during the midst of the Great Depression which one of the more famous utterances in American history: "...the only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." (see). Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends March 06, 2023 07:38

$67.00
203944

Coach Paul Bear Bryant Alabama Crimson Tide College Football Death1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445278477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 27, 1983 * Coach Paul Bear Bryant death * Alabama Crimson Tide * NCAA college football icon The front page has a one column photo with small heading: "Bryant Dead" The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Bear Bryant Dies of Heart Attack; Alabama Coach Had Retired Only Last Month After Winning 323 Games" and more with a few related photos. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:41

$48.00
203943

1668 Newspaper Early Rare 17th Century 355 Years old London Gazette England Rare


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494931247

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 6, 1668 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 355 year old date prominent at the t... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:39

$57.00
203942

World Trade Center Bombing Terrorists Attack New York City 1993 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494930143

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, February 28, 1993 * 1st attack on World trade Center The front page has the headline: "BOMBED" with related photo and subhead. (see) Much more on the following pages. Great to have from this famous NYC tabloid publication. Complete with all 48 pages, great condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:38

$40.00
203941

1670 Newspaper Early Rare 17th Century 353 Years Old London Gazette England Rare


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445275064

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 4, 1670 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 353 year old date prominent at the t... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:37

$52.00
203940

Very Rare Great Masthead Engraving 18th Century London England 1722 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494929773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ORIGINAL LONDON POST OR, HEATHCOTE'S INTELLIGENCE, London, England, Oct. 31, 1722  * Great masthead engraving * Very rare publication A rare title with the text running continuously from issue to issue, the lead sentence is the completion of the last sentence from the previous issue. This was done by several periodicals during this period to avoid the tax on newspapers. This format classified it as a pamphlet, and therefore no tax was required. According to Crane and Kaye this title is not held by any American institution. Complete as a single sheet newspaper,11 by 7 inches, with a very handsome and decorative masthead. Some light damp staining and small worm holes at the bottom margin with a bit of loss here, ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:37

$58.00
203939

Republic of Panama Recognized by U.S. Indenpendence by Colombia 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445273930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 6, 1903 * Separation of Panama from Colombia * Panama Canal Zone becoming independent * Recognized by United States (1st report) The top of the front page has a two column headline: "RECOGNITION GIVEN PANAMA" 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 stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:36

$52.00
203938

18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania as Nation's Capital 1798 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445273565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, Jan. 5, 1798  * Philadelphia as the nation's capital The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Page 3 has the latest reports from Congress. The back page has an ad for a recently published book: "Observations on Certain Documents...The History of the United States for the year 1796, in which the Charge of Speculation Against Alexander Hamilton, Late Secretary of the Treasury, is Fully Refuted. Written by Himself..." with more detail. Four pages, wide never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:36

$68.00
203937

Orville Wright Brothers Airplanes Aviators Dayton Ohio Parade 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445269990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 18, 1909  * Orville & Wilbur Wright Brothers * Early airplanes flights aviators * Homecoming - welcome home * Dayton, Ohio celebration - parade The top of the front page has a two column heading: "WRIGHT BROTHERS ARE RECIPIENTS OF MEDALS" with subheads and related pictorial. (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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, light toning, some small binding hole3s along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:33

$98.00
203936

Dean Corll Elmer Wayne Henley Houston Mass Murders Serial Killers 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445266213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Aug. 10, 1973 * Elmer Wayne Henley & David Brooks * Dean Corll sex, torture and killings * Houston Mass Murders - serial killers The front page has a three column heading: "Two Teenagers Admit Sex Killings of Boys" First report coverage continues on page 5 with five column heading: "Teenager Admits Part in Sex Slayings" and photo of Elmer Wayne Henley. (see) I suspect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine/1st column, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:28

$92.00
203935

H.H. Holmes Herman Mudgett 1st America Serial Killer re. Arrest 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445265979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, November 20, 1894 * re. H.H. Holmes arrest * Herman Webster Mudgett * 1st U.S. serial killer The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "'Holmes' And Mrs. Pitezel" with subhead.  (see) Coverage on the recent arrest and indictment of H.H. Holmes, America's 1st serial killer. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:27

$68.00
203934

New York Yankees Joe DiMaggio Era Wins AL Baseball Pennant Flag 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445265570

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1938 * New York Yankees wins AL pennant * Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio era * MLB baseball - best publication to be had The sport's section (page 23) has a five column headline announcing: "Yanks Clinch Tenth American League Pennant" with subheads that include: "TWO RECORDS MADE AS YANKS WIN FLAG" and more with box scores and photo of Joe McCarthy. Yankees would go on and win the World Series as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Complete with 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:27

$48.00
203933

Detroit Lions Win NFL Football Championship vs. Cleveland Browns 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394445265014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., December 29, 1952 * Detroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns * NFL football championship title game * Quarterback Bobby Layne photo The top of page 8 (sports) has a one column heading: "Lions Cop NFL Title After 17 Seasons, Slam Door On Browns" (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, minor irregularity along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 13:26

$50.00
203932

Rare & Very Early 1803 South Newspaper Charleston South Carolina w/ Louisiana


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394444926457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, June 28, 1803  * Very rare & early Southern publication * Prelude  to the Louisiana Purchase A volume I issue of this famous title from the South. Page 3 has a letter of the French inhabitants of New Orleans which relates to the coming Louisiana Purchase. Various news report of the day and a wealth of ads. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin due to disbinding, good condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:32

$45.00
203931

Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth 1st Assassination Prints Civil War 1861 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394444925284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 1, 1861  * Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth assassination * First casualty of the American Civil War The front page is mostly taken up with a dramatic print showing the murder of Col. Elmer Ellsworth at the Marshall House Hotel in Alexandria. Ellsworth, a personal friend of Lincoln (worked in his law office in Springfield), is considered the first casualty of the Civil War. Lincoln did not like seeing from the White House a Confederate flag flying across the river, so Ellsworth volunteered to remove it, being shot by the owner of the hotel while leaving. He became a martyr for the Union cause & Lincoln had his body lying in state at the White House. The tipped-in doublepage centerf... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:32

$125.00
203930

Battle of the Nile Lord Horatio Nelson defeats Napoleon Bonaparte 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494341993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FELIX FARLEY'S BRISTOL JOURNAL, England, Nov. 3, 1798 * Lord Horatio Nelson victorious * Battle of the Nile * Napoleon Bonaparte  Handsome engraving in the masthead. Being of the era of the Napoleonic Wars, it is not surprising that this issue has numerous reports on such. Included are several reports which relate to the historic Battle of the Nile, Pages 3 and 4 have some reports from America. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition. Full red tax stamp on the back page.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:31

$44.00
203929

Slavery Slaves Trade Abolished in District of Columbia Free State 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394444924688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, New York, Sept. 18, 1850  * Slavery trade abolished * District of Columbia * Fugitive Slaves Act of 1850 * Passing the United States Senate The front page has most of a column headed "Abolition of the Slave Trade in the District of Columbia--Bill Ordered to be Engrossed--All the Amendments Rejected--Fremont's California Indian Bill..." with much detail. Page 5 has a fascinating and quite lengthy letter headed: "The Adventures of a Gold Digger on the Upper Yuba". Among the subheads are: "Feather River" "Mining On the Yuba" "The Forks of the Yuba" "Mining Success" "Lost In The Snow" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:31

$125.00
203928

Rare Underground Railroad Mention w/ Slavery Slaves Heading North 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494338778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, New York, Aug. 28, 1850  * Slavery - slaves - pre-Civil War tensions * Rare "Underground Railroad" mention The front page has an article: "From The Plains" which is a great letter concerning those traveling across the country, including Mormons heading to Utah. A few bits include: "The Gold Diggers have all disappeared among the Black Hills...The Mormons are now pushing along--100 wagons have passed to-day. There will be about 850 Mormon wagons that will go out this season to the Valley of the Salt Lake..." with more. Page 4 has: "Slave Stampedes--Mr. Pratt's Proposition..." which is from Baltimore, and notes in part: "...in reference to the abduction, or stampedes of slaves from this state...some... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:30

$248.00
203927

Board of Health President Paul Revere Notice 1799 Boston Massachusetts Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494338104

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 12, 1799 The top of the first column has a notice from the "Board Of Health" with orders and instructions regarding the "emptying of privies" in the town of Boston, signed in type by the board's president: Paul Revere. Four pages, some archival strengthening at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:29

$58.00
203926

Rare New Civil War Confederate Ensign Engraving Richmond Virginia 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494337674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 19, 1862  * Rare engraving of the new Confederate ensign * From the capital of the Confederacy The striking feature of this issue is the quite rare, page two print of: "The New Flag" with the text beginning: "We are informed that Congress has definitely adopted a flag. The bad wood cut will give the reader a clear conception of it, though a very moderate standard of the art of wood engraving in Richmond..." and then goes on to describe the flag. Engravings within Confederate newspapers are extremely rare, and this is a great one to find in a newspaper from the Confederate capital. The editorial begins: "A period of agonizing suspense has arrived. In a week we shall know mor... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:29

$278.00
203925

Rare Volume 1 Number 12 Old West San Francisco North California 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494337289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING STAR, San Francisco, Feb. 29, 1884  This is a volume one issue (number 12).  Among the front page reports are: "Folsom Fomentation" "Charges Against McComb & Chambers" "Convicted at Last" "A Violent Lodger" "Flotsam and Jetsam" Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some blue pencil marks, a few discrete archival mends, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:28

$39.00
203924

19th Century Merry Christmas Day Edition Civil War Era 1864 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494336746

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 25, 1864  Among the front page column heads are: "MERRY CHRISTMAS" "The Observance & the Festivities of the Day" "The Skating Season" and more. Although there is some Civil War reporting, it takes a back seat to celebrations of the season, particularly with this being a Christmas Day edition. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, good condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:28

$26.00
203923

General President Ulysses S. Grant Inaugural Address Inauguration 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494336275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, March 5, 1873   * President Ulysses S. Grant * Inauguration - inaugural address The front page has column heads: "WASHINGTON" "The Inauguration" "Imposing Procession" "The Avenues Filled with Spectators" "The City Decorated" "The President's Inaugural Address" "Inauguration Day" with the account taking over 1 1/2 columns. Included on the front page is: "The President's Inaugural Address". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large-size newspaper, the folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:28

$49.00
203922

Siege of Vicksburg Ulysses Pass Expedition Yazoo Pass Expedition 1863 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494335798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, June 4, 1863   * Siege of Vicksburg campaign * General Ulysses S. Grant * Yazoo Pass Expedition official report Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Siege Of Vicksburg" "Gen. Grant Permit the Women & Children to Leave the Town" "Naval Operations Before Vicksburg" "Official Report of the Yazoo Expedition" "Immense Destruction of Rebel Property" "Port Hudson Invested by Gen. Banks" "Naval Operations Before Vicksburg" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:27

$27.00
203921

Burning of Smyrna Turkey Catastrophe Armenians Greeks Massacre 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494335414

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 17, 1922 * Burning of Smyrna Catastrophe * Modern day Izmir, Turkey (Greek Zone) * Massacre of Armenians & Greeks by Turks The front page has a banner headline: "BRITISH MASS TO HALT TURK" with subheads. (see) The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "PLAGUE ADDS TO HEAVY DEATH TOLL IN SMYRNA" with subhead and related map. Page 3 has two related photos headed: "Smyrna, Asia Minor City, Destroyed By Turks" (see) Complete with 60+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, binding slits along the spine/1st column, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:27

$62.00
203920

New York Times Win World Series Game 4 Champions vs. Chicago Cubs 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494335071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., October 10, 1938 * New York Yankees are champions * Joe DiMaggio & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball (game 4) Page 14 has a one column heading: "Yankees Clean Up Cubs In 4 Straight" with subheads and box scores. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:27

$48.00
203919

PIttsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators Game 1 1925 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494334241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, October 7, 1925  * Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators  * World Series of baseball (game 1) (during) The front page has banner headline: "JOHNSON VS. MEADOWS IN OPENING GAME" with subheads, lineups and current scoreboard which shows the score after two complete innings. (see) Pittsburgh would go on and eventually win the World Series. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:25

$48.00
203918

Second Battle of Champagne French Germans World War I France 1915 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394444917359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1915 * Second Battle of Champagne * World War I - WWI France The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "GREAT ALLIED ASSAULTS ON GERMANS CONTINUE" with subhead. (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. Rare as such. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:25

$38.00
203917

President Abraham Lincoln Pardon for Deserters Proclamation Civil War 1863 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374494333909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1863 * President Abraham Lincoln * Proclamation for deserters  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Important From New Orleans" "Gen. Banks About to Commence His Forward Movement' "Important To Deserters" "A Proclamation by the President' "An Amnesty to Deserters who Will Return Before the 1st of April" "A Morning to Those who Promote Desertions".  Following the latter is: "A Proclamation" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Much more on the war as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2023 08:24

$55.00
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