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200130

Rebel Pirate SS Alabama Sinking by USS Kearsarge Print 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374218896799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 25, 1864  This famous British newspaper formatted much like Harper's Weekly has a print from the American Civil War. Inside has a full page print of: "The Action Off Cherbourg one Sunday Between the Alabama and the Kearsarge: The Alabama Sinking". There is a related article which takes almost an entire column. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 18, 2022 13:28

$28.00
200129

Sinking of the USS Maine Battleship Explosion Disaster Photos 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374218896233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 5, 1898  * USS Maine sinking disaster * Spanish-American War prelude * Havana Harbor, Cuba The front page has a full page illustration of" "Washington's Birthday Celebration at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia". Two full pages includes 16 photos of: "Destruction of the U.S. Battleship 'Maine in Havana Harbor" showing the destroyed ship. There is a full page of photos on "The Zola Trial in Paris". The double page centerfold is: "The Navy of Spain". Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 18, 2022 13:27

$52.00
200038

19th Century Corry Erie County Pennsylvania Post Civil War Prints 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374215889028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, April 27, 1867  The double page centerfold features  6 illustrations concerning the small town of Corry, Pennsylvania. Th best is an expansive view of: "The City of Corry, Pennsylvania" being a great town overview. The other prints are of: "W. H. L. Smith, First Mayor of Corry" "Public School House at Corry, Pa." "Indian Skull Found at Corry" "View of First Avenue, Corry, Penn." and: "View of Main Street, Corry, Penn." There is a detailed article on the town as well, headed: "The City of Corry, Pennsylvania" and which begins: "The city of Corry is one of the most remarkable instances of rapid growth that this country affords..." which was a city larger then than it is today. Comple... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:18

$48.00
199887

Klondike Gold Rush Yukon Alaska & Hawaiian Islands Prints 1897 H.W. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374207637026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 7, 1897  * Klondike gold rush * Hawaiian Islands The full front page is an illustration of: "Rembrandt's Father". Terrific doublepage centerfold: "The Hawaiian Island--Scenes in Honolulu & the Island of Oahu" with 11 scenes, being very displayable. Nice fullpg. with 8 photos of: "The Gold Discoveries in the Klondike, Northwest Territory" with a one-third pg. photo of Juneau, Alaska. A full page has 9 illustrations of: "The Dedication of the Monument to General John A. Logan, Lake Front Park, Chicago, July 22" plus much more. Complete in 24 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 09, 2022 09:22

$60.00
200059

1861 Confederate States of America 10 Ten Dollars Currency Note Print Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374217169181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 11, 1862  Perhaps the prime interest is the nice illustration of the "Facsimile of a Treasury Note, Lately Issued by the Confederate Government, Richmond, Va.". The front page shows: "Exhibition of National Prisoners in the Hospital at Richmond". Other prints within: "Battle of Dranesville, Va." which was once a single, long print but is now in 3 portions the way the issue was trimmed; "The Great Southern Expedition...Gen. Stevens's Brigade Into Beaufort, S.C..." and a doublepage with 6 scenes from: "Camp Graham". Sixteen pages, some wear at the margins, the centerfold was sewn-in, some binding residue at the blank spine.

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Ends August 24, 2022 08:22

$79.99
200057

Great Boston Red Stockings Sox Baseball Champs Illustration Print 1874 Harper's


eBay Auction Item # 394204667517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, June 27, 1874  * Great baseball illustration print * Boston Red Stockings - champions Within this complete issue is a great full page print captioned: "International Baseball--The Boston Champions" showing the entire team in uniform. The name of each player is captioned beneath, the list including Al Spaulding and James O'Rourke among others. A related article as well. A great companion issue to join the 2004 Boston champions--130 years later. This print is in terrific condition. Other prints within include: "The New York Yacht Club Regatta", a full ftpg. political cartoon by Thomas Nast: "The Horse & His Rider", "The New Ocean Cable" and 4 prints relating to: "The First African Church, Richmond, Virg... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2022 07:57

$189.99
189675

Rare Battleship Ornate Masthead Gleason's Pictorial Prints 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373551628040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLEASON'S WEEKLY LINE-OF-BATTLE SHIP, Boston, May 7, 1859  * Rare title w/ great masthead This is one of the more ornate & beautiful masthead, featuring a 3 masted ship with several embellishments. The ftpg. shows: "Iron Bridge Across the Goomtee, at Lucknow, India" and: "Princess Frederick-William of Prussia & the Infant Prince". Eight pages, nice, displayable condition.

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Ends August 22, 2022 11:02

$36.00
199453

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394172762282

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

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Ends August 21, 2022 11:28

$99.00
199452

A.B. Frost Collectible Golfer Print The Lost Ball 1898 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374184374835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1898  Full front page illus. of "In a Puerto Rican Prison." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The President's Western Trip - Scenes along the Route." Full pg. illus. of "President McKinley's Visit to the Trans-Mississippi Exposition at Omaha, October 12, 1898." 1/2 pg. of illus. of "The Scene of the Illinois Labor Troubles." Full pg. illus. by A.B. Frost of "Tournament Day--The Lost Ball" shows golfers looking for a golf ball in the grass.  Doublepage centerfold of "Schwan's Regulars on the Plaza at Mayaguez, Puerto Rico." Full pg. illus. of "An Exchange of Prisoners." Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 21, 2022 11:28

$85.00
199046

Great 19th Century Baseball Print Ball or Strike Harper's Weekly 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374158363365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 28, 1888  * Great baseball print The entire front page is taken up with one of the best 19th century baseball prints to be found, showing a batter, catcher & umpire captioned: "A Ball Or A Strike--Which?" drawn by T. de Thurstrup. There are also many other prints within this issue including a fullpg. with 6 vignettes: "View of Town & Country in Honduras'"; a small print of "The Palais Bourbon"; a halfpg: "Sketches in the French Chamber of Deputies" and another full page with 2 prints captioned: "The French Chamber of Deputies" a halfpg: '"Shipping Watermelons by Rail from Atlanta, Georgia"; a small print of: "The Late Rev. Edward P. Roe"  & fullpg: "Immigrants Waiting to be distributed i... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2022 11:07

$298.00
198939

David Livingstone Henry Morton Stanley Meet in Africa Print 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374154946094

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 31, 1872  * David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley Quite historic & displayable doublepage centerfold: 'The Meeting of Livingstone & Stanley in Central Africa'. Included in the caption is the famous line: 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume?' Other scenes from Africa as well. The full front page is a Nast political cartoon: "What Are You Going To Do About It, If 'Old Honesty' Lets Him Loose Again?" Inside has another full page Nat cartoon: "The New Democratic Party Whip--Whipping Into Line". A half page; "Caught In A Shower" and: "The Marriage of Mlle. Nilsson". Complete in 16 pages, minor fixing at the margins, good condition.

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Ends July 28, 2022 10:01

$48.00
198786

Chicago White Sox Cap Anson & King Kelly Team Champions Print 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394128219206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 14, 1882  * Chicago White Sox baseball * Cap Anson & King Kelly Inside has a very nice half page illustration captioned: "The Chicago Baseball Team, Winners Of The National League Championship." This is a team portrait of eleven players in uniform, including M. J. Kelly and A. C. Anson. The bottom half of that leaf has a print of a comet over New York City, Another page is taken up with 6 images of "Italian Laborers as Railroad Builders--Scenes on the Line of the West Shore Road in the Vicinity of Newburgh". Sixteen pages, a bit of dirtiness at fold & margin of the ftpg. only, nice condition. Baseball prints from Leslie's are particularly difficult to find.

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Ends July 22, 2022 07:44

$157.00
198335

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & Mormons PROVO Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374108682693

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 9, 1858  * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Mormons - Provo, Utah The front page features a print of: "The Steamship Austria, Burned at Sea September 13, 1858" with accompanying article plus two more full page scenes inside.  Two halfpg. prints are of British Columbia: "Fort Langley, Frazer's River" and "Fort Yale and the Gold Hunter's Camp, Frazer's River".  There is also a print of: "Mr. Paul Morphy in the Act of Playing Eight Games of Chess...", he being a very famous chess player. A half page is an early Mormon item: "Brigham's Shanties at Provo City", Utah. A half page shows: "Donati's Comet, as it Appeared September 30, 1858" with accompanying article. Sixteen pages, ... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:25

$79.00
198261

1872 WINSLOW HOMER "Under The Falls, Catskill Mountains" Harper's Weekly PRINT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374099547567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 14, 1872  * Winslow Homer - painter & printmaker The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon captioned: "The Next In Order--Any Thing! Oh, Any Thing!" plus there is another full page Nast political cartoon inside: "The Wolf In Sheep's Clothing" which shows Uncle Sam. Other prints include: "...Pope Pius the Ninth..." a full page: "Sunday Morning In Central Park--Jews Drinking Mineral Water", half pages: "On The Beach--A Recognition" & "City People in a Country Church" & somewhat larger: "The Poison Test". But certainly the most desired print in the issue would be the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer, captioned: "Under The Falls, Catskill Mountains" Complete in 16 ... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2022 09:49

$134.00
198259

SKI JUMPING Winter Sports Red Wing MN Minnesota PRINT & Gambling 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374099545311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Feb. 2, 1893  A great issue for skiers as the full ftpg. shows: "Winter Sports in the West--Flying On Skis--Thorger Hemmestvedt's Great Jump of 103 Feet at Red Wing, Minnesota". Red Wing is the birthplace of America ski-jumping. Inside has an interesting full page: "Shall We Restrict Immigration? Specimen Types of Constantly Arriving Immigrants at Ellis Island". A fullpg: "Obsequies of the Late Ex-President Rutherford B. Hayes at Fremont, Ohio" "The Gambling Evil--Scenes in the Pool Rooms of New York", a photo of: "Ignace Paderewski, the Famous Pianist" and more. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends June 27, 2022 09:49

$70.00
198042

Real BABY RUTH Grover Cleveland Daughter CANDY BAR Fame Print 1893 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374084083665

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 5, 1893  The full front page is an illustration captioned: "Baby Ruth and Her Mother" being the child of President Grover Cleveland. This is the person for whom the "Baby Ruth" candy bar was named, not Babe Ruth the famous baseball star. However, more recent research suggests this explanation was simply created by the company to prevent being sued by the litigious Babe Ruth. As an historical footnote, the Curtis Candy Co. claimed that their candy bar was named for Ruth Cleveland, eldest daughter of the President. Newspapers and the American public paid close attention to "Baby Ruth" after her father returned to the White house in 1893 for his second term as president, but the Clevel... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:24

$94.00
197603

CHAMP FERGUSON Confederate Civil War Guerrilla EXECUTION Hanging 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374043079775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Nov. 11, 1865  * Champ Ferguson hanging * Confederate guerrilla The full front page has 5 prints of: "The Catastrophe on Board the Steamer St. John". Prints inside include: "Burning of the Michigan Central Railroad Depot, Detroit" "Passengers & Crew of the Ship Titania Rescued..." "The Old Landmarks of New York City--House, N.W. Corner of Peck Skip and Water Street" "The Fenian Congress at the Assembly Building, Philadelphia" "Execution of Champ Ferguson at Nashville" "The Great Fire in the Dismal Swamp"  "Execution of the Chief of the Assassins of the English Officers at Yokohama, Japan" plus another related print. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 26, 2022 14:52

$46.00
197572

1860 JOHN C. HEENAN vs Morrissey American Heavyweight BOXING Championship PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394045735947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York,Oct. 30, 1858  * John C. Heenan vs. John Morrissey * Famous American championship boxing Among the prints within are: "Great Brewery of John Taylor & Sons, Albany" showing 4 views. But the focus is a great full page of: "The Great Prize Fight Between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Point, Canada West", which faces another full page with 3 additional prints regarding this historic Morrissey/John 'Benicia Boy' Heenan boxing match, and then yet a third full page with  6 related prints. Sixteen pages, some light dirtiness and minor margin wear.

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Ends May 25, 2022 13:29

$47.00
197109

Terrific ABRAHAM LINCOLN John Wilkes Booth Assassination PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012279940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * The same issue (title and date) found in the time capsule under the (former) statue of Robert E. Lee on Dec. 28, 2021 The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside articles are headed: "Abraham Lincoln" "President Johnson" "Mr. Seward" "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is present also.  Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:44

$655.00
196830

Early 1852 CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH w/ Sutter's Mill & Coloma CA PRINTS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373986526226

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLEASON'S PICTORIAL, Boston, Nov. 6, 1852  Of interest is the nice page 4 half page print of: "Sutter's Mill With a View of Coloma, California" and the facing page half page print: "Mission of San Carlos, California". There is a related article: "California Views" which mentions in part: "...This as the spot where the first discovery of gold was made in the country...picture of California representing the Mission of San Carlos, one of the noted localities of the gold country & from whence are have returned enriched with fortunes...". Other prints include: "View of the Baptist Theological Institution, Newton, Mass." on the ftpg; "View of the Court House at Pittsburgh, Penna."; and two prints concerning the fire department of B... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2022 09:34

$53.00
196785

ISAAC MAYER WISE Jewish Rabbi William Sanders Scarborough & More 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373981526399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 15, 1892 * William Sanders Scarborough * African American scholar * Isaac Mayer Wise - Jews * Jewish Rabbi  The full front page is a photo of: "The Late Jay Gould" with page 4 having an accompanying article of the same heading. Yet another page is filled with six photos of: "The Birthplace & Some of the Residences of the Late Jay Gould". Also of Judaica interest is an article on: "Isaac M. Wise" with a photos of him captioned: "Rabbi Isaac M. Wise, the Distinguished Leader of the Jewish Reform Movement". Page 2 has an article: "The Negro's Part in the Late Election" which includes a small photo of W. S. Scarborough, and the article includes a letter by him with his facs... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2022 12:44

$78.00
196718

WASHINGTON MONUMENT Contruction & Mormons Nauvoo Illinois PRINTS 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373979152720

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, Jan. 8, 1853 * Nauvoo, Illinois - Mormons * Washington monument A short-live newspaper which preceded the first issue of "Harper's Weekly". This is the volume 1, number 2 issue. P.T. Barnum was a "Special Partner" in this publication. The front page shows: "The Late Collision on the Mississippi--Loss of the Steamer Western World". Prints inside include a nice half page of: "Nauvoo, from the Mississippi, Looking Down the River" with a related article: "The City of Nauvoo" which was the city of refuge for the Mormons on their trek to the West. Also: "The Old Brewery, New York" "Destruction of the American Steam Ship 'City of Pittsburgh' by Fire in the Harbor of Valparaiso, Chili". Perhap... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2022 07:52

$86.00
196349

Nice WINSLOW HOMER On The Beach Woodblock PRINT Harper's Weekly 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373949387308

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 17, 1872   * One of Winslow Homer's most popular The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Will the Senator From Massachusetts Do This to Make His Words Good?", plus there is another Nast cartoon inside: "Romish Politics--Any Thing To Beat Grant" & yet another Nast, this one a doublepage centerfold: "Satan, Don't Get Thee Behind Me! Any Thing to Get Possession." showing Greeley pleading with the devil. " Also a half page: "Ten Acres of Fire" and a nearly full page: "Training Carrier Pigeons". But certainly the most desired print in this issue is the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer, captioned: "On The Beach--Two Are Company, Three Are None." Complete in 16 pages, mi... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2022 11:08

$132.00
196194

Famed African SLAVER Trade Ship WILDFIRE Captured Abraham Lincoln 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393942438909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1860  * Famous slaver "Wildfire" captured * African slave trade print fame * Abraham Lincoln for president? Most of the first column is taken up with a fascinating article: "The Slave Trade" "Full Particulars of the Capture of the Slaver Wildfire". The article begins: "The great event of the past fortnight...has been the capture by the U.S. steam Mohawk...of the slave bark Wildfire and her cargo of 520 negroes...". This was a notable slave ship, made somewhat famous by the print of it found in the June 2, 1860 issue of Harper's Weekly. Also of interest on the ftpg: "The Chicago Convention" being the Republican Presidential Convention. Curious that there is mention: "...A strong feeling in fav... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2022 10:47

$57.00
196175

ASTOR PLACE RIOT Manhattan NYC Opera House PRINT 1955 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393940325289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, May 12, 1849  Amongst the many interesting prints the most notable would be the front page print: "Riot at the Astor Place Opera House, New York" with 3 more related prints inside. There is much text on the riot as well. As Wikipedia notes: "The Astor Place Riot occurred on May 10, 1849, at the now-demolished Astor Opera House and left between 22 and 31 rioters dead and more than 120 people injured. It was the deadliest to that date of a number of civic disturbances in Manhattan, which generally pitted immigrants and nativists against each other, or together against the wealthy who controlled the city's police and the state militia. The riot resulted in the largest number of civilian casu... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2022 12:55

$68.00
196038

Early Santa Claus CHRISTMAS PRINTS Winslow Homer 1869 Harper's Weeky Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925443916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 2, 1869  The full front page is a nice print: "A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year" showing a full-figure Santa Claus carrying a Christmas tree. Inside is a full page Winslow Homer print: "Christmas Belles" showing a family in a sleigh. Another full page has: 'Home for the Holidays" and other prints include: "The Christmas Tree" "A Curious Custom Observed by the Greek Church in Russia". "Alaska Relics" "Lynch Law In Indiana - The Vigilance Committee at Work at the New Albany Jail" and "View of Santa Catalina, District of Guantanamo, Cuba". Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed (desired), some mild wear at the margins, generally very nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:51

$108.00
195934

Rare SANTA CLAUS Thomas Nast Engraving PRINT Civil War Era 1863 HW Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393913861591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 26, 1863 * Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving  The feature of this issue is the very displayable doublepage centerfold titled: "Christmas, 1863" which includes 6 vignettes by Thomas Nast, one showing Santa Claus with his bag over his back looking over two sleeping children. A very displayable print which measures about 16 by 21 inches. The front page has two prints: "Hon. Schuyler Colfax, The New Speaker of the House" and "Capture of the Steamer 'Chesapeake' by British Pirates". Inside has a full page: "The Army of the Cumberland--Capture of Rebel Works at the White House on Lookout Mountain" and a full page with 5 scenes: "The Army of the Cumberland--Capture of Lookout Mountai... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2022 09:54

$98.00
195836

Rare London JEWISH SYNAGOGUE Judaica Jews Consecration PRINT 1851 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373912268972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, April 19, 1851   * Rare Jewish synagogue illustration * Western Synagogue, St. Albans Place, London * Judaica - Jews The front page shows; "Good Friday Cross Buns". Inside has a half page print: "Consecration of the Jewish Synagogue, St. Albans Place, St. James's" in London, with a related article. This is the Western Synagogue. Other prints inside include: "The Great Exhibition Building in Hyde Park". Complete in 16 pages, never-trimmed margins, good condition.

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Ends March 01, 2022 15:15

$58.00
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
195523

Rare MAXFIELD PARRISH Harper's Weekly Christmas Plum Pudding PRINT1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393863955215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY--CHRISTMAS,  Dec. 14, 1895  * Maxfield Parrish * Christmas illustration Certainly the feature of this issue is the great Maxfield Parrish front wrapper which shows a waiter delivering a plate with Christmas pudding. Typically this desirable cover is lacking as they were extracted from volumes over the years. Rare to find an issue with this cover intact. Also included is the interesting: "The Christmas Season in the Shopping District - New York's Original Residents Inspect The Shop Windows At Midnight.", by P.S. Newell, which shows ghosts of past residents window shopping. Other prints within have a 1/4 pg. portrait: "Madame Calve as Anita in 'La Navarraise'."; full pg: "Buying Christmas Presents." ... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2022 10:02

$192.00
195427

Early WALL STREET Stock Market Financial District PRINT 1866 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373851104631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 23, 1866  The front page has a nice print captioned: "Wall Street, New York", a street scene bustling with pedestrians and activity. A great issue for any stock broker or person involved in the world of finance. Inside prints include a full page of: "The Southern Methodist Bishops", two half page prints of: "Primary School for Freedmen, Vicksburg, Mississippi"; a full page: "May Day Festival at New Orleans, Louisiana"; nearly a full page with 3 prints of: "Fenian Raid Into Canada" with views of Waterloo & other locations. Also most of a page is taken up with 4 prints of: "The Fire In Saratoga". Sixteen pages, light toning, slightly irregular at the blank spine, generally good condition.

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Ends February 04, 2022 10:36

$136.00
195385

Best WHALING FLEET Disaster Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam PRINTS 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393842165182

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, December 2, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 (1st report) * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam prints Full front page political cartoon: 'The Tammany Tiger Strung Up' by the Justice figure. Inside has a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: 'to Whom It May Concern'. Nice double page centerfold (sewn-in): 'Destruction of the Whaling Fleet in the Arctic Ocean' shows 4 scenes with text. Fullpg. of 4 scenes: 'Our thanksgiving Bird'. Nearly full page: 'The Forest Fires in the West' Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 03, 2022 14:59

$60.00
195219

Early Pennsylvania OIL FIELDS Phillips City PA Texas Cowboys PRINTS 1885 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820571044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 17, 1885  * Pennsylvania oil fields * Texas Cowboys The full front page shows: "The Roller-Skating Craze.--The Critical Moment in the Experience of an Amateur". Inside prints include: "World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition at New Orleans..." "Pennsylvania - Scenes in the New Oil Region at and Around Phillips City" which has six scenes; "The Attractions of Southwestern Travel - The Fine Work of a Party of Playful Cowboys" "Louisiana - The World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition..." "Ohio - The Hocking Valley Mining Troubles - Interior of the Pinkerton Police Guard-House at Buchtel - the Midnight Alarm" and more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:58

$54.00
195124

Post Civil War 1866 FLAG OF OUR UNION w/ Great Masthead Engraving Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373835837033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FLAG OF OUR UNION, Boston, March 3, 1866  This was a popular weekly which in the early 1850's claimed to have the largest circulation of any newspaper in the United States. It was begun by the famed publishers Gleason & Ballou, who lent their names to titles which were much like the later Harper's Weekly. Mostly literary content with a very ornate, displayable masthead. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 22, 2022 08:56

$34.00
194845

PESHTIGO FIRE Wisconsin Forest Disaster PRINT & Victoria Woodhull 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373819778808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 25, 1871 * Peshtigo fire disaster * Wisconsin forest * Victoria Woodhull The significant print is the very dramatic double page centerfold captioned: "Forest Fires In The West--The Burning of Peshtigo", Wisconsin. This fire, which occurred on the same day as the more famous Chicago Fire & consequently received much less press attention, was actually much more of a disaster, as Peshtigo suffered over 1500 deaths compare to 300 in the Chicago Fire. It is an interesting curiosity of history that the Peshtigo Fire has been largely forgotten despite causing the loss of 5 times the loss in Chicago. Great full front page Thomas Nast political cartoon showing Boss Tweed. Two other fullpg. Nast... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2022 13:18

$88.00
194842

A.B. FROST Golfing Illustrations & LOUIS PASTEUR Death w/ Print 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373819778011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 12, 1895 * A.B. Frost golfer illustration * Louis Pasteur death w/ print This issue features a very nice fullpg. print by famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "Golf" which includes 13 illustrations of golf shots, most of a comic theme. The full front page is a political cartoon by W. A. Rogers: "Mr. Croker's Busy Season Begins". Inside has: "Representative Bishops of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Convention at Minneapolis", a nice full page of: "M. Louis Pasteur In His Laboratory" "a full page of: "The New York Terminal of the Brooklyn Bridge, Now Under Construction", photos of various track & field stars. Complete in 24 pages, never bound nor trimmed, some browning near margins of f... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2022 13:16

$95.00
194841

THE GREAT BOSTON FIRE Urban Conflagration Disaster Illustrations 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373819777351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov.  23, 1872  * The great Boston Fire prints * One of most costly fires in U.S. history The prime content is on the front page, three prints: "The Fire at Boston". Inside has a half page map: "Plan of Boston, Showing The Extent of the Fire."  The Great Boston Fire of 1872 was Boston's largest fire and still one of the most costly fire-related property losses in American history. Also within is a doublepage centerfold: "The Voyage to China...". Other prints include: "Waterspouts on the Mediterranean", "The New City Museum, Guildhall", "The Steam-ship Hindoo..." "The Pelsall Hall Colliery...Scene of the Flooding": full-page portraits of the King and Queen of Saxony, "Medals fo... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2022 13:16

$80.00
194597

SNAP-THE-WHIP Winslow Homer's Famous Oil Painting PRINT 1873 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809199518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 20, 1873  * Winslow Homer's most famous print * "SNAP-THE-WHIP" Great for framing Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the much desired Winslow Homer doublepage centerfold: "Snap the Whip". As the photos show, this print is in very nice condition. Front page features a 1/2 page illustration entitled: "The New School Mistress." Inside is a full page illustration of "Saved!" A article "The Northwestern University" with accompany illustrations. Full page illustration of "The Fete Napoleon at Chiselhurst - Reception of the Visitors by the Ex-Empress Eugenie in the Garden of Camden Place." Supplement: Full page of illustration of "Humors of Railroad Travel." Full page of illustration... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:59

$1,095.00
193677

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623713876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, Oct. 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 Much of the illustrative focus is on the Great Chicago Fire, including a full front page: "...The Terrified Populace in Front of the Briggs House...". Inside has more with two half page prints; "The Great Fire at Chicago" and a great & dramatic doublepage centerfold: "...Panic-Stricken Citizens Rushing...Carrying the Aged, Sick & Helpless...". Plus another half page and full page of prints on the fire. Sixteen pages, archival strengthening at the spine, various archival mends near margins inside, generally nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:43

$124.00
193443

Great Actor EDWIN BOOTH Illustration & NYC Fire Department PRINTS 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373740478694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 13, 1866 * Actor Edwin Booth * NYC fire department * Prints - illustrations Full ftpg. is a nice illus. of: 'Edwin Forrest Booth' from a Brady photograph. The highly sought after great double page centerfold: 'Metropolitan Fire Department' is very displayable with many vignettes on the N.Y. fire dept. in action is present within this issue.  Also:  'Mounted Messengers Attacked by Indians on the Plains'. and nearly fullpg. with 3 scenes: 'Underground Railroads' in London.  Nice fullpg. 'Map of Alabama' Complete in 16 pages, a little margin wear and small tears, minor foxing, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 30, 2021 14:28

$120.00
193314

CHARGE OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE Battle of Balaclava Crimean War PRINT 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373732047087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 18, 1854  * Charge of the Light Brigade illustration * Battle of Balaclava - Crimean War The front page contains not only a nice article but a great illustration on the famous "Charge of the Light Brigade" from during the Crimean War. The article is headed: "The Battle Of Balaclava" which carries over to page 2, and the print is captioned: "The Light Cavalry Charge at Balaclava" with a separate, related article on page 2. There are more articles and more illustrations on the Crimean War in this issue. A fine opportunity for a European report of one of the more notable European battles of the 19th century. Complete 24 pg. issue in very nice, clean condition.

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Ends October 23, 2021 14:41

$127.00
192280

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497410886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886  * Collectible 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better baseball prints to be h... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:53

$275.00
191702

Great WINE MAKING Auxerre France PRINT in Old 1856 Illustrated London Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373655411426

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 22, 1856 * Great wine making illustration The large double page centerfold print is captioned: "The Vintage In France" which is a great wine-themed print, folding out to measure about 15 by 21 inches. Other prints include several scenes of a flood on the Ganges River in India, a full page with 3: "Sketches Of Moscow" and more. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2021 11:08

$57.00
191255

Rare BASEBALL TEAM & Old West Scene PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393418784412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874  * Early baseball team print * Old West scene Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned: "International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics" which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat or ball in hand. A very displayable item for any baseball collector. The full ftpg. print is by the famed Frenzeny & Tavernier, captioned: "A Saturday Noon In A Southwestern Town" showing a typical Old West street scene.  Other prints within include a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Moses Junior Viewing the Promised Land From Mount Ruin.... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2021 06:54

$132.00
190281

Rare FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE Crimean War Modern Nursing Illustration 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373583411735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Aug. 30, 1856  * Rare Florence Nightingale illustration Close to half of the front page is taken up with a print captioned: "Miss Nightingale's Carriage at the Seat of War". Page 2 has an article with the same heading. This is the famed Florence Nightingale, who came to prominence while serving as a manager and trainer of nurses during the Crimean War, in which she organized care for wounded soldiers. She gave nursing a favorable reputation and became an icon of Victorian culture, especially in the persona of "The Lady with the Lamp" making rounds of wounded soldiers at night. This issue has a nice centerfold on the Crimean War: "Evacuation of the Crimea by the Allies...Balaclav... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2021 14:37

$38.00
190280

AUSTRALIAN EMIGRATION Emigrants on Ship Scenes PRINTS 1849 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393330252858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Jan. 20, 1849  The front page shows: "The Islington New Market". Inside has 4 prints on the: "Gold Mine In Brazil". Perhaps the best prints are the five showing: "Scenes On Board an Australian Emigrant Ship" with related text, all taking two pages. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2021 14:37

$56.00
190240

Early MARK TWAIN Samuel Clemens' Clipper "Hornet" Report w/ PRINT 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373580048842

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1866  * Early Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens * Clipper "Hornet" disaster report * First national headline for Twain The most notable content would be the full page print: "Burning of the California Clipper 'Hornet', One Thousand Miles from Land" not so much for the print but for the accompanying article titled: "Burning of the Clipper 'Hornet' ". Another source notes that Mark Twain was in Hawaii at the time the boat of survivors arrived and he reported on the event, interviewing several survivors, a story that this issue of Harper's Weekly published with the illustration giving Twain his first national headline. There is no mention of Twain in the printed article or the caption of t... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2021 13:33

$75.00
188734

First PRINT Illustration of a U.S. PRESIDENT in a Periodical 1844 ILN Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373499655041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 23, 1844   * 1st illustration of a U.S. president in a periodical The front page begins with an article: "The American Presidency" carrying over to page 2, with some interesting commentary on the American democratic election process including; "...almost the only remaining instance of the elective principle applied to creating the head of a state. It has been abandoned by the monarchies of Europe...If it is found to work well & tends to promote the strength, peace, & unity of the States, we hope it will long continue...". Also of note are the front page prints of: "Mr. Polk Candidate for the Presidency" and: "Mr. Clay, Candidate For the Presidency" as well as a larger print: ... See More  

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Ends April 15, 2021 15:30

$165.00
188307

Best 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT w/ Leading Players & Game 1889 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476360389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, March 23, 1889 * Great baseball prints - illustrations Note: this is just a portion of the issue, 8 pages but including the mentioned centerfold. This terrific double page centerfold is captioned: "The American Baseball Players at Kennington Oval--Visit of the Prince of Wales". It includes some 19 scenes of various "plays" in baseball, and in additional has round portraits of the 18 baseball players involved. Among the two notables are Cap Anson and "Ward". This centerfold measures 15 1/2 by 21 1/4 inches and is tipped-in so there are no binding holes. A terrific baseball item for display, & one of the more rare prints given the scarcity of this title. Very nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:13

$380.00
188205

BIG BEN Great Bell at Palace of Westminster Clock Tower PRINT 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153194681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 1, 1856  * Big Ben - Great Bell * Palace of Westminster Inside has a nearly half page print captioned: "Removal of the Bell For the Great Clock of Westminster Palace." This is what we know as the original "Big Ben", the largest of the bells in the Westminster clock tower. Although technically Big Ben is just the bell, the name is often used for the iconic clock tower. This bell would crack before being mounted in the clock tower requiring another to be cast two years later. Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:36

$37.00
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