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191906

MAYSVILLE KY Mason County Kentucky NEGRO Lynching Burned at the Stake 1899 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662579201

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 6, 1899 * Maysville, Mason County, Kentucky * Richard Coleman - Negro lynching * Burning at the stake by "Regulators"   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A KENTUCKY HORROR" 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 p... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2021 15:05

$42.00
191851

DARIEN GA McIntosh County Georgia NEGRO Insurrection Race Riot 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393467614993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 26, 1899 * Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia * Negro insurrection - race riot - war   The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BLACKS IN REVOLT A FIGHT EXPECTED" 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, a few small library stamps near the top of the front page, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:11

$40.00
191845

SLAVES Slavery Advertisement & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662154440

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 22, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Slave family wanted advertisement The front and back pages are taken up with ads including 16 illustrated ship ads and one for: "A family of American Negroes". (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:04

$39.00
191838

CARTERVILLE Illinois Coal MINE Strike War RIOT Negroes Killed 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373661422958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 18, 189 * Carterville Mine Riot * Illinois coal wars * Negro strikebreakers * Race riot - war The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MURDEROUS RIOTERS" 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, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 26, 2021 15:23

$40.00
191757

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373657273897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 3, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The front page has: "Andersonville" "The Wirz Trial Yesterday--Gen. Bragg Relieve from Duty as a Member of the Commission--Obstreperous Conduct of Counsel Baker". Inside has: "Alabama on the Negro". Eight pages, uncut and untrimmed, a little light foxing, generally very nice.

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Ends August 22, 2021 07:38

$27.00
191666

NAT TURNER Slaves Rebellion Insurrection Leader False Death Rpt. 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654524655

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore,  October 29, 1831  * Nat Turner false death report Page 2 includes a rather brief report headed "Gen. Nat" which reads: "It is believed that this distinguished leader of the blacks at the massacre in Virginia, was drowned, in attempting to cross New river. So says a letter to the governor of the state." This report proved to be untrue as he was hanged a month later for his role in the recent slave uprisings. Sixteen pages, 6 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches, toning at the margins, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the h... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:58

$38.00
191659

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654521567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1869  * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike (eve?) Near the top of the front page is a report of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad: "Central Pacific Railroad" "The Last Rail to be Laid To-Morrow--A Spike of Solid Gold to Finish the Work--Celebrations in Sacramento, Chicago, and other Cities" with some details. Actually the ceremonial last spike would be delayed by 3 days. Also on the ftpg: "The Rejected Colored Nominee--Return of the Southern Excurionists--Ex-President Johnson in Tennessee--Southern Feelings--Equal Rights in Washington". The article begins: "Senator Sumner induced the Postmaster General to recommend for the Postmastership at ... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:54

$40.00
191655

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE Philadelphia PA 1797 Newspaper w/ Negro Boy for Sale Ad


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654520172

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINES GAZETTE & UNITED STATES DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 23, 1797  * Rare 18th century American title All previous issues we have offered of this uncommon title were from 1798-9 with the porcupine in the masthead, but this issue is from the earliest months of its existence with a much different masthead. Various news reports of the day, heavy with advertisements including one headed: "The Time Of A Negro Boy For Sale" wi... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:52

$78.00
191636

CHARLOTTE NC North Carolina NEGRO Execution HANGING Lengthy Rpt. 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654512044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 15, 1871 * Charlotte, North Carolina * Negro hanging - execution * Very detailed report The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE DEATH PENALTY" "Execution of Henderson Young (Negro) in North Carolina" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, irregular at the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:40

$33.00
191591

Admiral Lord HORATIO NELSON Letter re. Naval Navy Events 1795 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393444327510

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov 21, 1795  Page 2 has a letter signed in type by the famous: Horatio Nelson, concerning recent naval events. The back page begins with a poem titled: "Negro's Prayer". Four pages, pages 2 & 3 are printed slightly askew causing a bit of text run-off, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 15, 2021 14:37

$37.00
191589

DANIEL WEBSTER Massachusetts Senator Slavery in Southern States 1833 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373650826111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 27, 1833  The top of page 3 has: "Slavery In The United States" which is a state signed in type: Daniel Webster, in which he states his views on the issue. It includes in part: "...In my opinion the domestic slavery of the Southern States is a subject within the exclusive control of the States themselves...Congress has no authority to interfere in the emancipation of slaves, or in the treatment of them in any of the States..." with much more. The front page has a string of 5 runaway slave ads. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2021 14:36

$44.00
191577

RAWLINS WY Carbon County Jail Wyoming NEGRO Lynching by Inmates 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373650809565

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 2, 1912 * Negro Frank Wigfall lynching * Wyoming State Penitentiary * Rawlins, Carbon County The front page has a one column heading: "'NEGRO LOCKED IN STATE PRISON LYNCHED BY CONVICTS" 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... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2021 14:24

$40.00
191979

12 Years a Slave Debut Full Page Poster-Size Ad Los Angeles Times - Walking Dead


eBay Auction Item # 373664795450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 13, 2013 (Calendar Section) * Pre-premiere ad for "12 Years a Slave" * Steve McQueen - Chiwetel Ejiofor & Michael Fassbender * Best Picture, Director, Foreign Actor and Supporting Actor, etc. * Also - nice coverage of "The Walking Dead" Page D7 has the best full-page ad for "12 Years a Slave" from the leading newspaper of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. It is also nice to have a pre-release ad for this noteworthy, multi-Academy Award winning film. Page D8 has a small color photo of several main characters from the film. Other large movie ads are present as well, including "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks, "All Is Lost" starring Robert Redford, and "Esca... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2021 12:05

$124.99
191945

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373664567446

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 28, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of the few newspapers which had: "Confederate States of America" printed in the masthead (see). There is much reporting on the Civil War--from the Confederate perspective--including ftpg. items headed: "From Orange C.H.--Yankee Army Ordered to Move--Mosby Harassing the Enemy--Surprise of a Picket" "From Dalton--Dash Of Yankee Cavalry" "From Richmond--Affairs at the Capital" "Latest  From New Orleans--Yankees Claim a Drawn Battle in the Late Fighting" "From Demopolis, Ala." "From Mississippi--Wirt Adams' Victory--The Enemy Retreating" "The Federal Defeat in Louisiana" "Siege of Charleston" "Mr. Lon... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2021 08:40

$84.99
191943

Runaway Slavery Advertisement & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393471690491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 6, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway slave advertisement The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 11 illustrated ship ads and 1 slave related ad. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, light damp stain at the upper right corner, nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2021 08:19

$34.99
191931

CLARENCDON Monroe County Arkansas NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393469916235

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 10, 1898 * Clarendon, Monroe County, Arkansas * Negroes lynchings - hangings The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GHASTLY LYNCHING" 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 4 pages, 23 x 19 1/2 inches, a few small library stamps withi... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2021 10:59

$39.99
191912

WILLIAM WILBERFORCE African Slave Trade & Mad Anthony Wayne Indians1790 Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 393469499989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London,  July, 1790 * African slave trade * William Wilberforce * Indians massacred Included is an interesting article on an: "Apparatus of Humanity" with a related full page print captioned: "Apparatus For Communicating Heat to Bodies Apparently Dead" (see). Also a review of a new book: "The Slave Trade Indispensable; in Answer to the Speech of William Wilberforce". Further on under the heading: "America" is text including: "...General Wayne had been dispatched from Virginia on an expedition against the Cherokee, Miamis, and Chickesu Indians...s their chief waarrior, one MaGillivray, a Scotchman, who has long resided among these Indians. General Wayne...had compleatly routed them after a great ... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2021 07:28

$39.99
191890

(2) Ftpg SLAVE Black Negro Advertisements in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373662566631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, May 28, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (2) Slavery advertisements Eighteenth century American publications are scarce to find. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including two on the front page regarding slavery. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends August 03, 2021 14:49

$39.99
191822

Illustrtated SHIPS & Runaway Slave Ads Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373661253068

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 5, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (2) runaway slave advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 8 illustrated ship & two runaway slave ads. News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2021 10:54

$39.99
191315

1903 JOPLIN MO Missouri Thomas Gilyard NEGRO Lynching & Race Riot 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393422464449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, April 16, 1903 * Joplin, Missouri * Negro lynching & riot The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO HANGED BY A MISSOURI MOB" 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, two small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On April 15, 1903, Joplin police officers, including Theodore Leslie, 36, were searching nearby rail yards for a Black man who had allegedly stolen pistols from a hardware store when Leslie noticed a man in one of the rail cars. Shots were fired, and Leslie, a father... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2021 10:14

$44.00
191810

Rare AFRICAN AMERICAN Negroes Blacks 19th Century Post Civil War 1888 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393465790275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AFRICAN'S FRIEND, Philadelphia, 1st month, 1888 * Rare publication Subtitled: "For the Promotion of Religion & Morality" and near the top is: "For distribution among the colored people of the Southern States of the United States of America, and Liberia in Africa." The title would suggest that it was sympathetic to the plight of the African Americans, from not long after the Civil War. Four pages, 9 by 11 1/4 inches, slightly irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2021 08:26

$37.00
191237

WILL REYNOLDS Tuscumbia Alabama NEGRO Murder Killings & Lynching 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632203069

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 9, 1902 * Will Reynolds mass murder killings * Colbert County law enforcement officers * Negro lynching - burning The front page has a one column heading: "Negro Burned To Death After Killing Five Men" (see) Also another related report on page 2 with heading: "NEGRO AROUSED A MOB'S RAGE" 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, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: William "Will,Willy" Reynolds was an American mass murderer who shot nine... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2021 15:29

$45.00
191198

ITALY TX Ellis County Texas NEGRO Lynching Burning at the Stake 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417518802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 8, 1905 * Italy, Ellis County, Texas * Negro lynching - burning The top of page 2 one column heading: "A TEXAS FIEND BURNED AT STAKE" 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 few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 29, 2021 12:12

$38.00
191193

SPRINGFIELD Clark County OHIO Race Riot Houses Burned NEGROES 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632075618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 28, 1906 * Springfield Ohio * Clark County * Race riot - Negroes The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MOB DESTROYS NEGRO HAUNTS" 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, a few small binding holes along the spine, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends July 29, 2021 12:09

$40.00
191108

1903 SANTE FE Clinton County Illinois NEGRO Lynching Hanging Shooting Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373625063938

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, April 27, 1903 * Santa Fe Township, Illinois * Clinton County Negro lynching  Page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO LYNCHED BY ILLINOIS MOB" 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, two small library stamps within the masthead, genera... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2021 06:15

$38.00
191097

JESSE OWENS Olympics Gold NEGRO Wins in front of Adolph Hitler 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393406510989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 4, 1936 * Jesse Owens Olympic gold  * United States dominance  * In front of Adolph Hitler & Reich  The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "Owens Cuts Record in the 200-Meters" with subhead. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends July 23, 2021 06:07

$44.00
191066

SHELBYVILLE KY Kentucky Mob NEGROES Lynchings Hangings Lynched 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393405631368

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 2, 1901 * Shelbyville, Kentucky * Negroes lynchings - hangings * Jimbo Fields & Clarence Garnett The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NEGROES LYNCHED" 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 m... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2021 12:06

$44.00
190995

LONDON KY Laurel County Kentucky NEGRO Lynching Hanging Lynched 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373622483760

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 17, 1905 * London, Kentucky * Laurel County lynching * Negro Virgil Bowers The front page has a one column heading: "KENTUCKY MOB HANGED NEGRO" 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 few small bin... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2021 09:26

$40.00
190949

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON San Diego Visit Address on NEGRO Black Race 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619449920

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 6, 1903 * Booker T. Washington address * Educator, author & orator * African American leader * President George Marston The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "WASHINGTON'S WORK FOR THE NEGRO RACE" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text. 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 few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. San Diego History Center: What is known, thanks to some historical digging by Phillips, is that Washington visited San Diego in January 1903, and Marston served as ... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:55

$52.00
190885

DEXTER TX Cooke County Texas NEGRO Lynching Mob Hanging Burning 1901 Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393394000150

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 21, 1901 * Dexter, Texas * Cooke County * Negro lynching Page 3 has a one column heading: "A Negro's Awful Crime Expiated At The Stake". (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 few small binding holes along the ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2021 15:06

$38.00
190878

PIERCE CITY MO Missouri NEGROES Lynchings Mobs Race Riots War 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393393995258

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 20, 1901 * Pierce City, Missouri * Negroes lynchings * Race riots - war The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RACE RIOT IS RAGING" 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 few small ... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2021 15:01

$44.00
190843

DULUTH MN Minnesota Circus Workers NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393389833403

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1920  * Duluth, Minnesota lynchings  * 3 Negro circus workers hanged  * Isaac McGhie - Nate Green - Elmer Jackson  The top of page 3 has one column headings: "MOVE TO PUNISH DULUTH LYNCHERS" "Thirteen Negroes Held After Triple Hanging--Similar Attack Followed Circus at South Bend" and more. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia... See More  

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Ends July 11, 2021 08:31

$55.00
190805

SULPHUR SPRINGS TX Hopkins County Texas NEGRO Lynching Burning 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393388219691

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 11, 1905 * Sulphur Springs, Texas * Hopkins County lynching * Negro Thomas Williams The front page has a one column heading: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 few... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2021 09:45

$40.00
190803

MARIAN ANDERSON African American SINGER Lincoln Memorial Concert 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373610189448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1939 * Marian Anderson * African American Contralto * Famous Lincoln Memorial concert The top of page 19 has two column headings: "Throng Honors Marian Anderson In Concert at Lincoln Memorial", "Estimated 75,000, Gathered at Monument to Emancipator, Rush Toward Negro Singer at End--Ickes Introduces Her" with about 2/3 of a column of text. 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, 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 & sturdy into the presen... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2021 09:44

$68.00
190718

Samuel Colt Revolver Ad Gold Rush Era 1849 Newspaper with $150 Runaway Slave


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393380833019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY UNION, Washington, D.C., Oct. 18, 1849  * Colt Revolver Ad * Runaway slave ad * Gold Rush era newspaper The front page is filled with ads including a: "$150 Reward" ad for a runaway slave, with details. Beneath this is an ad: "Colt's Improved Repeating Pistols" signed in type: Samuel Colt. (see) Four pages, good condition.

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Ends July 04, 2021 13:23

$29.00
190690

ACT PROHIBITING IMPORTATION OF SLAVES Trade to United States 1807 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373603902748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, March, 1807  Under: "Abstract of Foreign Occurrences" is a brief yet notable report: "The American Congress has passed a bill for the abolition of the slave trade, by a majority of 24---the numbers being ayes 73, noes 49." This refers to the significant "Act Prohibiting Importation of Slaves" which was signed into law on March 2, 1807, to become effective January 1, 1808. Also of Judaica interest is: "Abstract of an Exhortation Delivered by the Rev. Solomon Hirschel, at the Great Synagogue, Duke's Place...Printed handsome in Hebrew & English and Circulated among the Jews."  And under "Review of New Publications" is over a page taken up with: "The Stranger in American: Containing Obs... See More  

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Ends July 04, 2021 10:44

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190689

ANTI-SLAVERY MEDALLION Josiah Wedgwood & Benjamin Frasnklin Speech 1788 Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, A two issue set: February & March, 1788   * Josiah Wedgwood's anti-slavery medallion * Benjamin Franklin speech by James Wilson February issue: Perhaps the most interesting article is: "Dr. Lindsay on Dr. Franklin's Doctrine of Water-spouts" which comments on Ben Franklin's work. This article takes 2 1/2 pages and one of the plates includes prints of various water spouts. An article: "Edict in Favour of America, Issued at Paris" begins: "While the British court are endeavouring in some measure to discourage the American trade, the French are pursuing the quite contrary policy..." with more taking more than a full page. The article: "Circular Report of the Committee for Abolish... See More  

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Ends July 04, 2021 10:43

$225.00
190645

ANNAPOLIS MD Anne Arundel County Maryland NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1906 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 21, 1906 * Annapolis, Maryland Negro Lynching * Henry Davis - Anne Arundel County The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LYNCHING THIS MORNING IN MARYLAND" 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 ... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2021 15:25

$40.00
190576

ROME GA Floyd County Georgia NEGRO Walter Allen Lynching Hanging 1902 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 2, 1902 * Rome, Floyd County, Georgia * Negro Walter Allen lynching Page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO HANGED BY GEORGIANS" 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, a few small binding holes al... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2021 07:55

$40.00
190510

LANSING Hallsville TX Harrison County Texas NEGRO Lynching Burned 1902 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1902 * Hallsville (Lansing), Texas * Harrison County * Negro lynching The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 few... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2021 07:53

$40.00
190504

DES MOINES IA Iowa Murders of Lena and Tommy Peterson (Children) 1902 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 14, 1902 * Murders of Lena and Tommy Peterson * "After Church" Des Moines, Iowa killings The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NEGRO KILLED TWO CHILDREN" 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 few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 26, 2021 07:48

$40.00
190490

ATLANTA MASSACRE OF 1906 GA Georgia Race Riots NEGROES Murdered 1906 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 25, 1906 * Atlanta massacre of 1906 * Georgia race riots The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MORE NEGROES KILLED AT ATLANTA 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some sma... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2021 15:10

$57.00
190433

NICHOLASVILLE KY Jessamine Co. Kentucky NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1902 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 6, 1902 * Nicholasville. Jessamine Co., Kentucky * Thomas Brown - Negro lynching - hanging The front page is a one column heading: "STRUNG UP THE NEGRO WRETCH" 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,... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:33

$44.00
190424

MARIAN ANDERSON Black Singer Lincoln Memorial Concert Fame DEATH 1939 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1993  * Marian Anderson death * African American Contralto * Lincoln Memorial concert fame The bottom of the front page has a report headed: "Rich-Voiced Contralto Marian Anderson Dies" with subhead: "the pioneering black singer overcame prejudice to gain wide acclaim" and photo. (see) The article carries over to page 34 with much detail on her life and a photo of her from 1939. Marian Anderson was an African-American contralto and one of the most celebrated singers of the twentieth century. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:28

$78.00
190411

JOHN JAY American Statesman Death - Pirates Hanged - Slave Ships 1829 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 30, 1829 * John Jay death * Pirates & slave ships Pages 1 and 2 have an article concerning the death of John Jay with a biography of his life & accomplishments. John Jay was an American diplomat, patriot, one of the founding fathers of the United States, signer of the Treaty of Paris of 1783, second governor of New York, and the first Chief Justice of the United States. Also an article: "Slave Trade" which mentions the capture of ships containing 450 slaves, with much more. Also: "Pirates In A Fair Way" mentions: "...have at last caught some of the pirates...they will be hanged..." with other details. And near the back: "Creek Indians In Georgia" takes half a page. Sixteen page... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:11

$40.00
190324

NATIONAL COLORED CONVENTION Negroes Blacks w/ Frederick Douglass 1872 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1872  * National colored convention * Frederick Douglass as president Page 12 begins with column heads: "NATIONAL COLORED CONVENTION" "Fred Douglass, the Great African Light, in His Element" "Fred's Eloquence Inexhaustible" "A Review of the Horrors of Slavery & the Beauties of Freedom" "The Clans Completely Silenced" "He May Vote for Grant, but He Will Worship Sumner" "Civil Rights, Social Equality and God Over All". Also of interest is a page 9 article: "Saintly Demons" "A full Blooded Mormon Would Make 'a Moscow' of Salt Lake City Before Relinquishing Mormonism--Cursing President Grant and Family and Abusing Judge McKean". Near the end is: "...The Mormons generally have little hope in the ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2021 07:23

$88.00
190321

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison w/ Abraham Lincoln Nom. 1864 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, July 8, 1864  * Rare anti-slavery title * Abraham, Lincoln nomination * American Civil War era This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated. The front page has: "The Presidential Nomination" concerning Lincoln, which includes the letter to Abraham Lincoln noting near the beginning: "...National Union Convention which assembled in Baltimore...has instructed us to inform you that you were nominated with enthusiastic unanimity for the Presidency...for four years from the 4th of March next...". This is followed by: "President Lincoln's Accept... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2021 07:21

$94.00
190273

PITTSBURG KS Crawford County Kansas NEGRO Black Lynching Hanging 1902 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 26, 1902 * Montgomery Godley lynching - hanging * Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kansas The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2021 14:32

$42.00
190225

Nice Rare SLAVERY AUCTION Slaves Sale at Richmond Virginia PRINT 1856 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Sept. 27, 1856  A lengthy article titled: "Sketches In the Free & Slave States of America" includes two pages filled with ten related prints, most showing African-Americans. A few are captioned: "Negro Expulsion From Railway Car, Philadelphia" "Slaves Waiting for Sale, Virginia" "The Negro Reveille, Charleston" and the most significant captioned: "Slave Auction at Richmond, Virginia" being a one-third page... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2021 10:07

$320.00
190222

CORINTH MS Mississippi Burned at the Stake NEGRO Lynching Lynched 1902 Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1902 * Thomas Clark burned at the Stake * Corinth, Mississippi Negro lynching The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 fe... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2021 10:04

$42.00
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