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195642

President GEORGE WASHINGTON & Thomas Jefferson ACT of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887317915

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 20, 1793 * President George Washington * Thomas Jefferson The front page begins with an "Act Of Congress" concerning the creation of lighthouses, beacons, buoys, and public piers, signed in type by: Go. WASHINGTON and Th. Jefferson. Page 2 has content on the French Revolution. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:43

$71.00
195641

President JOHN ADAMS & V.P. Thomas Jefferson Act of Congress 1800 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887316799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 24, 1800  * President John Adams * Thomas Jefferson The front page has an entire column taken up with an Act of Congress signed in script type by the President: John Adams, and in block type by the Vice President: Th. Jefferson. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, archivally rejoined at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:42

$30.00
195640

GENERAL WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Southern MArch - Finals Months of Civil War 1865 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887316129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 16, 1865  * General William T. Sherman * Marching along Southern coast * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "They Are Within Two Miles of Charleston" "Skirmishing Near Charleston" "Branchville Flanked" "Lee's Appeal to the Georgians" "SAVANNAH" "Series of Union Meetings Held Throughout Georgia" "WILMINGTON" "Reconnaissance in Force..." "Brisk Skirmishing & Retreat of the Rebels" "Partial List of Casualties" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:42

$30.00
195639

Rare 1879 NEW WESTMINSTER British Columbia CANADA Original Newspaper w/ Many Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884387011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MAINLAND GUARDIAN, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, April 17, 1878  * Rare publication A quite uncommon title from this town in British Columbia, with various news and literary items of the day and a wealth of ads a well, several of which are illustrated. Complete in four pages, typical folio size, never bound nor trimmed, a news agent's stamp in the upper right corner, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:41

$46.00
195638

U.S. ARMY 69th Infantry & Russian Troops MEET Elbe 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887314845

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUN, New York, April 27, 1945 * United States Army join Russian troops in Germany  * Historic meeting - World War II  A three-line banner headline announces: "AMERICAN ARMY MEETS RUSSIANS INSIDE GERMANY" with related subheads and a map showing: "Where U.S. and Red Army Lines Link Up". Present are pages 1-24, 37 & 38 of a 38 page issue. Nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:41

$44.00
195637

BATTLE OF LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN Chattanooga Campaign Tenn. 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373887314128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 27, 1863  * Battle of Lookout Mountain * Chattanooga campaign - Tennessee * General Ulysses S. Grant victory Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GEN. GRANT'S VICTORY" "A Complete Triumph Over the Army Under Bragg Officially Announced" "Lookout Mountain Top, all the Rifle Pits in Chattanooga Valley, & Missionary Ridge Carried by Our Forces" "the Enemy In Full Retreat!" "Captures of 6,000 Prisoners & 52 Cannon" "Gen. Sherman Across the Chickamauga & Gen. Hooker at Ringold in Pursuit" & more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$38.00
195636

PASS CAVALLO TEXAS Port Captured by Union Amwerican Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884385282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 17, 1863  * Pass Cavallo (Texas) captured Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Capture of Rebel Works at Port Cavallo, Texas" "The Occupation of Texas" "Tennessee not Yet Vacated by the Enemy" "Longstreet's Forces at Bay" "The Siege of Charleston" & more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$33.00
195635

Confederates In GETTYSBURG PA Historic Battle Close 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884383991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1863  * Confederates advancing upon Gettysburg for the historic battle The front page has some nice & detailed reporting on the advance of the Confederates into the North, with first column heads including: "THE REBEL INVASION" "Carlisle Evacuated by Our Forces" "Probable Occupation of the Place by the Rebels" "The Main Rebel Force Supposed to be Behind Chambersburg" "Gettysburg in Possession of the Enemy" "An Order from Ewell to the Citizens of Chambersburg" "No Liquor to be Sold to His Soldiers" "Longstreet's Corps also Said to be Entering Pennsylvania" "Lee and His Staff North of the Potomac" "A Call for 50,000 Militia in Pennsylvania". There are other Civil War headlines on the front page, ... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:40

$88.00
195634

Rare 1667 Rare Newspaper EARLY 17th Century 354 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884382717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 26, 1667 * 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 354 year old date prominent at the ... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:39

$57.00
195633

Very Early TEN-PINS BOWLING Balls Alley Several Strikes Mention 1843 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393884382176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 7, 1843  * Very early bowling mention * Ten-Pins - target sport Page 3 has a rather brief yet very early report of bowling, headed: "Ten Pins". It notes: "...of man in that city who made eight ten strikes, and a seven strike with nine successive balls, and that, too, over alleys ninety feet long. His antagonist put on his coat and left him to finish his game by himself." This is the earliest newspaper report we have found of the sport of bowling in America. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2022 07:38

$46.00
195631

President ZACHARY TAYLOR "Old Rough and Ready" Annual Address 1849 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881848006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 25, 1849  * President Zachary Taylor * State of the Union Address * Best publication to be had ? Most of the ftpg. is taken up with reports from "Congress" including several mention of "...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi..." which was Jefferson Davis, who would become the President of the Confederacy. Much of pages 4 and 5 are taken up with: "The President's Message", being the annual state of the union address, signed in type: Z. Taylor. The very lengthy report is a report on the events of the year 1849 including some talk on the Gold Rush and the events ending the Mexican War, plus so much more. Included also are detailed reports from the Secretaries of the Navy, War, ... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2022 08:02

$81.00
195630

Historic ALAN SHEPARD 1st American Rocket SPACEMAN NASA Mercury 3 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881847442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 6, 1961  * Astronaut Alan Shepard * 1st American in space * Mercury-Redstone 3 - Freedom 7 America's first man is space is heralded with a banner headline: " 'Boy, What a Ride! ' Shepard Says After 115 Mile Flight Into Space" with related subheads and a photo of him being hauled up from the capsule. This was an historic first in America's effort in the space race with the Soviet Union, still behind as the first man in space was Uri Gagarin's flight of less than a month prior. Present are pages 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 13, 14 only. Nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2022 08:02

$57.00
195629

PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON Lengthy Act of Congress Type Signed 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373884756018

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, July 27, 1796  * President George Washington * Lengthy Act of Congress Most of the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress concerning duties on carriages, which is signed in type: G. Washington, President of the United States. Page 3 has reports from Savannah, Philadelphia, New York, Northampton, Portland, Newburyport, and Boston, the latter having reports on the commencement at Harvard University. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, excellent condition with a handsome masthead.

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Ends February 18, 2022 08:01

$103.00
195628

THE GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Conflagration Disaster 1871 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881846406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 16, 1871  * Great Chicago fire The front page first column has nice heads on the Great Chicago Fire, including: "THE CITY OF CHICAGO" "A Quiet & Peaceful Sabbath Yesterday" "How the Citizens Observed the Day" "Rapid Growth of the Temporary Dwellings & Stores" "Interesting Resume of the Effects of the Great Fire" "Scenes &I Incidents Among the Ruins". The text takes over half of the front page. Eight pages, a printing crease in the first column causes no loss of readability, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends February 18, 2022 08:01

$54.00
195627

ISRAELI AIR FORCE Very 1st Used Arab War Jewish Jews Jerusalem 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373884754590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, May 21, 1948  * Israeli Air Force (IAF) 1st used  * Jewish - Jews - Judaica  * Palestine - Arabs The top of the front page has one column heads: "ARABS CONTINUE SWIFT ADVANCES IN WALLED AREA" "Arab Legion Claims Upper Hand in Battle". There is a smaller head: "The Jewish Air Force made its first strike, bombing Arab positions below the Sea of Galilee..." which reports the very first military action of the Israeli Air Force. Complete in 40 pages, light toning along central fold, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2022 08:01

$57.00
195626

Jews JEWISH PASSOVER Making Matzo Matzah Bread & Gold Rush PRINTS 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373884750570

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, March 23, 1889  * Judaica - Jewish Passover * Gold Rush in Santa Clara County * Views of San Diego in 1889 A fullpg. has 5 prints of: "Lower California. The New Gold Discoveries in Santa Clara Valley--Scenes & Incidents of the Rush to the Mines." Another pg. has an article: "Unleavened Bread For The Passover" plus two related illustrations on the making of it for the Jewish feast. Yet another page is entirely taken up with 5 prints captioned: "Southern California--In and About San Diego, 'The City of Perpetual Summer' " showing both prominent buildings in the city (some still exist in the current 'Gaslamp Quarter')  plus a nice view of the bay & harbor. Sixteen pages, very nic... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2022 07:57

$83.00
195624

CHARLES J. GUITEAU James A. Garfield Assassination TRIAL Prints 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881838926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 3, 1881 * President James Garfield assassination * Charles J. Guiteau on trial The full ftpg. shows: "Trial of President Garfield's Assassin--Guiteau Being Escorted from the Courtroom..." and the doublepage centerfold shows; "Trial of President Garfield's Assassin--Guards Unlocking the Handcuffs of the Prisoner..."; a fullpg. with 4 prints: "On the Eve of the Thanksgiving Feast--Hunting the Wild Turkey", a small print of: "J. Howard Welles, Blackmailer of Jay Gould." Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2022 07:56

$56.00
195623

DALTON GANG Brothers Coffeyville KS Kansas Robbery Raid KILLED 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881838203

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Oct. 6, 1892  * Dalton brothers gang killed * Coffeyville, Kansas raid Page 6 has a very nice, and uncommonly lengthy report headed: "The Dalton Gang Wiped Out" "A Desperate Battle In Kansas" "Five Bandits and Four Citizens" with subheads: "Killed in an Encounter at Coffeyville--The Gang Attempted to Rob Two Banks--The City Marshal Among the Dead". The full text of the article, which takes over half a column, is shown in the photos, with the report beginning: "The Dalton gang has been exterminated. Six of the gang rode into Coffeyville, Kan., yesterday morning & robbed the two banks of the place..." with much more. Complete in 10 pages however the issue is very fragile w... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2022 07:55

$74.00
195622

Great DEWITT CLINTON Duel w/ John Swartwout re. Aaron Burr Smears 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881832223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Aug. 10, 1802  * Dewitt Clinton duel w/ John Swartwout * Great detailed account Pages  & 7 contain a detailed account of a duel involving DeWitt Clinton, famous politician and principal promoter of the Erie Canal. The report begins: "A duel was fought, on Saturday se'nnight, on the New-Jersey shore, opposite New York, between the Hon. DEWITT CLINTON and JOHN SWARTWOUT..." & more. Hereafter is the proposal offered by Clinton as "...the basis of an accommodation". Included is the text of the duel arrangements followed by a detailed account of the duel by Mr. Smith, one of the "seconds". Due to Swartwout's unwillingness to settle dispute amicably, shots were fir... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2022 07:52

$60.00
195621

SIDNEY POITIER 1st Black Wins Best Actor OSCAR Academy Award 1964 Old Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393881831373

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 14, 1964 * Sidney Poitier wins Best Actor Oscar -"Lilies of the Field" *1st African American male to win an Academy Award The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Sidney Poitier, Miss. Neal, 'Tom Jones' Take Oscars" with subhead and photo. (see) Sidney Poitier, who came from very humble beginnings, was the 1st African American man to win an Academy Award. Quite historic. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends February 18, 2022 07:51

$100.00
195602

BLACK BUCK 1 RAIDS Avro Vulcan RAF Bomber Stanley Falklands War 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393872428278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 1, 1982 * "Black Buck 1" raid * RAF Avro Vulcan bomber * Stanley - Falklands Islands War The front page has a banner headline: "British Jets Attack Falklands" with subhead and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:11

$44.00
195600

Nice JAPAN SURRENDERS V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373875126827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA !, Aug. 15, 1945  * World War II ends * V-J day See the photos for the great & bold banner headline proclaiming: "PEACE" in huge type with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice or display. More on the following pages. Complete with 20 pages, generally very nice.

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:04

$88.00
195599

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1668 London England Gazette


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373875126068

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 10, 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, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for ... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:03

$57.00
195598

1681 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 341 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England Rare


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373875125632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 13, 1681 * 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, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:03

$44.00
195597

MASONIC Freemasons Freemasonry & Essex-Merrimack River Bridge 1793 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373875124792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, May, 1793  * Original Chain Bridge (Massachusetts) * Newburyport - Merrimack River Eighteenth century American magazines are increasingly scarce in today's market. This title was published  by the famed Isaiah Thomas, the patriot printer from the Revolutionary War & founder of the American Antiquarian Society. One of the best aspects of this issue is that the full page plate is still present, being: "Newbury Bridge over Merrimack River" which is accompanied by a nearly full page: "Description of the Plate" (see). Only rarely are plates of American scenes still found in such magazines. Typically they were removed years ago. The plate is in very nice condition with some foxing in the ... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:02

$177.00
195588

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Airplane Landing MUSKOGEE OKLAHOMA 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373874897470

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 5, 1928 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Hatbox Field landing * Muskogee County, Oklahoma The bottom of page 2 has a very small and discrete heading: "Miss Earhart Lands at Muskogee" First report coverage on Amelia Earhart landing at Hatbox Airfield at Muskogee, Oklahoma. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally in very nice condition. Note: While the major historic events in Amelia Earhart's life can be read about through multiple venues (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.), many of the more obscure events can only be found within a handful (at most) of daily newspapers of her ... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2022 09:47

$45.00
195580

AT&T TELECOMMUNICATIONS to Survice the 1929 Stock Marklet Crash NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869608663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 19, 1929  * Pre stock market crash of 1929 This issue offers an interesting diversion from the typical narrative of the millions lost in the stock market crash of 1929, which would happen just over a month from this date. The bottom of the ftpg. has: "A.T.& T. Valued in Market at $4,047,241, 500, Up $138,198,500 in Day, With Shares 307 1/2". There was a speculative bubble in prices of a few firms before the crash. Note that AT&T traded for $169 per shale in August, 1927, and post-crash in November, 1929 it traded for $222 per share. So what would seem to be a dramatic loss from 307.5 evidenced by this issue 40 days prior to the crash to $222 would seem to be dramatic loss, it was actually a 31% profi... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:31

$52.00
195579

Six (6) Original 18th Century AMERICAN United States 1793-94 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373872552855

Offered are original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston  A lot of 6 issues from 1795-6, all with news & ads of the day and all with minimal wear at the margins. Scattered foxing, perhaps minor margin tears, generally good.

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:30

$82.00
195578

MIRABEAU B. LAMAR Texas President Orders Free Blacks to Leave 1840 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869605280

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 22, 1840   * Mirabeau B. Lamar - President of Texas * Orders all free African Americans to leave An inside page has a brief yet notable item headed: "Texas" reading: "President Lamar has issued a proclamation commanding all free persons of color, now in the republic of Texas to remove therefrom before the 1st day of January, 1842." This is followed by a brief item: "Independence of Texas" noting in part: "...English minster has addressed...that if within a certain time Texas is not recognised, Great Britain will acknowledge its independence...". Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, very nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-cir... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:29

$50.00
195577

Rare Salt Lake City UT Utah Nice Masthead Engraving 1893 Magazine OUTER WRAPPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869604735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET WEEKLY, Salt Lake City, Utah, Feb. 4, 1893 * Uncommon title with outer wrappers * Mormons - Mormonism This paper calls itself a: "Pioneer Publication of the Rocky Mountain Region - Truth and Liberty" as noted in the masthead.  See the photo for the very decorative & large front page illustration, which shows settlers traveling, the Mormon temple, an early train, etc. Articles within include: "A Plea from Payson" "It Will Soon be Changed" "How We Progress" "the Hawaiian Situation" "In Woman's Sphere" "Utah Junketers" & much more. Complete in 32 pages plus the orange outer wrapper, 8 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:28

$34.00
195576

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio Final Months of the Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869603747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1865  * Final months of the war * Rare pro-Confederate title This issue is from near the end of the Civil War. Among the articles on the front page are: "The Raid on the Mobile & Ohio Railroad--Sherman Advancing into South Carolina" and "From the South--Latest from Wilmington--Disappearance of the Federal Fleet--Caustic Article on Butler--Savannah & Sherman's Operations...". Inside pages include: "War News of the Week" " "Progress of Conquest in 1864" "The Confederate General Cleburne" "Determination of the Administration to Wage a War of Extermination Against the Rebels--All Offers of Amnesty to be Withdrawn" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. ... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:28

$42.00
195575

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus Georgia GA Stonewall Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869599940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Feb. 8, 1862  * Very rare Confederate title * General Stonewall Jackson Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside is an interesting one: "The Richmond Whig is pained to hear that Gen. Jackson ('Stone Wall') has resigned his commission in the army, and says that 'in him the service loses one of the bravest of the brave--the idol of his soldiers, and the herald of victory.' The cause assigned is that he considers himself wronged by appointments to outrank him." Not true, in fact he would be killed by friendly fire at Chancellorsville on May 2, 1863.... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:26

$127.00
195574

General GEORGE WASHINGTON Letter Jacob Duché 1778 Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869595865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Feb. 19, 1778  * Jacob Duché - 1st chaplain to the Continental Congress * Famous letter to General George Washington * American Revolutionary War A nice feature of the masthead is a great engraving taken after one done earlier by Paul Revere, showing a patriot soldier with a sword in one hand and a scroll reading "Independence" in the other. The entire front page is a very interesting discussion concerning the Articles of Confederation, headed: "Letter V From a Gentleman in the Country to His Friend in This Town [Boston]" and which begins: "I am greatly obliged to you for the Articles of Confederate with the Resolves of Congress...which you were so good as to send me: They are interesti... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:23

$1,225.00
195573

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Captured William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869595348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865  * William T. Sherman * Columbia South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From South Carolina" "The Evacuation of Charleston" "Dahlgren Moving on the City" "The Occupation of Columbia" "Sherman's & Beauregard's Movements" "Late Rebel News" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:22

$33.00
195572

JACKIE ROBINSON 1st Negro MLB Baseball Player Dodgers HATE MAIL 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869594922

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 10, 1947 * Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers * 1st Negro MLB baseball player The sport's section (bottom of page 10) has a three column heading: "Robinson Is Threatened Via Mails" with photo. See images for text here. This event was mentioned in the blockbuster movie "42". Complete with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:22

$48.00
195547

Very Rare MOVIE PROP w/ End Of World War II Japan Headline Not Dated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866640632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RECORD HERALD, no date nor city listed: a completely "generic" newspaper. This is an interesting movie-prop newspaper, a creation by the movie industry as it was a scene in a movie which obviously related to the end of World War II. We do not know in which movie this newspaper was a prop. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2022 12:14

$185.00
195546

Rare 17th Century EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS 1639 Paris FRANCE French Old Periodical


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866640085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE, Paris, France, Sept. 10, 1639  (date is in the imprint at the bottom of the back page). * Earliest of newspapers to be had This extremely early newspaper is filled with news reports with datelines from throughout Europe, including Rome, Frankfort, Cologne & elsewhere. There are no advertisements. This was the very first regular newspaper published in France, started in 1631 by Théophraste Renaudot but with influential backing by the powerful Cardinal de Richelieu. All the text is in French with the first letter of "Gazette" very decorative & the first letter of the text highly embellished. Eight pages, 9 by 6 1/4 inches, in very nice condition. One of the earliest dated newspapers to be found.

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Ends February 12, 2022 12:13

$380.00
195545

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Address re. John Jay's Treaty 1795 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869609360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Aug. 31, 1795  * George Washington address * re. John Jay's Treaty Page 2 has a letter from the people of Morris County, N.J. on their concerns about the Jay Treaty. Also a similar letter from the merchants of Phila. to the President followed by: "The President's Answer" signed in type: Geo. Washington. Four pages, very handsome masthead, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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$74.00
195544

Rare 18th Century CAPITAL OF PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania 1798 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869608798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, March 19, 1798  * 18th century American publication The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. The entire front page is taken up with advertisements including 9 illustrated ship ads. Page 3 has a lengthy message to Congress concerning the growing troubles with France, signed in type by the President: John Adams. Also a dispatch from Italy: "Buonaparte To His Army". Four pages, wide never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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$55.00
195543

1708 QUEEN ANNE PROCLAMATIONS Early 18th Century London England 1708 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866636478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 23, 1708  * Queen Anne proclamations The front page is filled with two "Proclamations" from the reign of Queen Anne: "For Encouraging the Design of Erecting Schools for Propagating the Knowledge of Christ in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland" and the other: "For the Encouragement of Piety and Virtue & for the Preventing & Punishing Vice, Profaneness and Immorality." This latter Act carries over to take most of page two. A four page issue, 7 by 11 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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195542

Thomas Jefferson USS BOSTON VS BERCEAU Quasi-War U.S. vs. France 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869607506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Oct. 11, 1802  * USS Boston vs Berceau * Single ship action - naval * President Thomas Jefferson Page 2 has over 2 columns taken up with the USS Boston vs. the French Corvette Berceau affair. Included is the: "President's Message" signed in type: Th. Jefferson. Four pages, tears at the margins, some light damp staining.

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$28.00
195541

Early 19th Century LITCHFIELD CT Connecticut w/ Thomas Jefferson 1807 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869606656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WITNESS, Litchfield, Connecticut, Feb. 25, 1807  * Thomas Jefferson Page 2 has a brief letter signed by: Th. Jefferson, concerning a claim by a Frenchman against the United States. Four pages, some wear at margins & a few archival mends.

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$29.00
195540

CHIEF BLACK HAWK Sauk People Indians Warrior Leader re. Capture 1833 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869606001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 25, 1833  * Chief Black Hawk * Sauk Indians * The Prophet The top of page 3 has: "Indian Hostages - Official" which notes: "The distinguished Indian warriors, ...Black Hawk....have arrived at the seat of government from Jefferson Barracks. They were conducted thither...We understand that these celebrated Chiefs of the Sac and Fox Tribes are held as 'hostages for the future good conduct of the late hostile bands'..." with more. Four pages, minor loss to a blank corner, very nice condition.

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$29.00
195539

Early ICE CREAM Advertisement - President George Washington Era 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869605094

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AURORA GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 17, 1795  * President George Washington era * Very early ice cream advertisement In addition to various news reports found inside, the back page has one of the earliest "Ice Cream" advertisements we have seen in any newspaper. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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$56.00
195538

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison PRE CIVIL WAR ERA 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869604490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Oct. 15, 1836   * Rare anti-slavery publication * Early pre-Civil War era It is rare to fine such early issues of this famous anti-slavery title edited by William Lloyd Garrison. It began publication just 5 years earlier. The masthead features a woodcut of a slave auction. Much anti-slavery content as one might expect, with articles including: "Refuge of Oppression" "Slavery - Eloquent Extracts" "Anti-Abolition Meeting" "Female Anti-Slavery Society in Millville, Mass."Middlesex County Anti-Slavery Society" and much more. Subscriber's name above the masthead: "J. Gibbons" could be Joseph Gibbons of underground railroad fame but this cannot be confirmed. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed (... See More  

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$130.00
195537

WILLIAM McKINLEY Theodore Roosevelt Presidential ELECTION Elected 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869603843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 7, 1900 * William McKinley & Theodore Roosevelt * Presidential election The top of the front page has a two column headline: "REPUBLICAN TRIUMPH STEADILY INCREASING" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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$44.00
195536

1900 GALVESTON Texas HURRICANE Storm Deadliest Natural Disaster 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373869603365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 10, 1900 * The Great 1900 Galveston hurricane * Deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history The top of the front page has a two column headline: "APPALLING LOSS OF LIFE MAY REACH TEN THOUSAND" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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$50.00
195535

JOHN GOTTI Gambino Crime Family MOB BOSS Mafia GUILTY w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866629910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict (1st report) * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "GONE FELLA" with: "Gotti Goes Down On All Counts" and grainy photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Complete with all 32 pages, nice condition.

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$108.00
195534

1914 SS NEWFOUNDLAND SEALING DISASTER Sealers Ship Caught on Ice 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866629229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 3, 1914 * SS Newfoundland sealing disaster * Sealers caught on ice drifts - storms The front page has two column heading: "LITTLE HOPE FOR MISSING SEALING SHIP" 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 14 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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$40.00
195533

TY COBB The Georgia Peach Detroit Tigers Star MLB Baseball PHOTO 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393866628721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, August 12, 1914 * Ty Cobb "The Georgia Peach" photo * Detroit Tigers MLB baseball icon * Signed contract to stay w/ Team Page 8 has a two column photo with small heading: "Ty Cobb" with brief text. (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 February 12, 2022 12:08

$44.00
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