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184457

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Brigham Young & John D. Lee TRIAL 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944338501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 29, 1875 * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Mormons - Mormonism trial * John D. Lee - Brigham Young Page 7 has a brief article headed: "The Mountain Meadow Massacre" with subhead. See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:09

$42.00
184379

MOLLY MAGUIRES Mauch Chunk Pennsylvania James Jones Murder Trial 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938245407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1876 * Molly Maguires murder trial * Mauch Chunk - Pennsylvania The top of page 3 has small one column headings: "The Molly Maguires" "The Jones Murder...." (see) Complete with 10 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:37

$35.00
184307

JOHN C. COLT Gun Revolver Inventor Samuel Brother MURDER Sentence 1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936137675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD---EXTRA, Sept. 27, 1842  * John C. Colt murder trial sentence * Brother of famous gun inventor This is an uncommon single sheet "extra" edition created for the expressed purpose of reporting: "Sentence of JOHN C. COLT, Convicted On The Murder of SAMUEL ADAMS on the 19th September, 1841". This murder case was quite a sensation at the time, the details easily found on the internet. Complete as a single sheet issue, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:30

$43.00
184021

PHAR LAP Arrives in U.S. Tommy Woodcock Agua Caliente Handicap 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923137183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 17, 1932 * Phar Lap arrives in the U.S. * To race in the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing to be record broken Page 4 of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "Phar Lap Takes Trial Walk On Tanforan Track" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 70+ pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: For his final race in 1932, Phar Lap's owner shipped him by boat to a racetrack near Tijuana, Mexico, to compete in the Agua Caliente Handicap, which was offering the largest purse ever raced for in North America. Phar Lap won in track-record time while carrying 129 poun... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:37

$46.00
183956

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Women's Suffrage Trial for Illegal Woman VOTING 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1873  * United States vs. Susan B. Anthony trial * Illegal voting on 1872 Presidential election Page 7 has first report coverage on the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegal voting under the headings: "Woman's Rights" "Trial of Susan B. Anthony at Canandaigua, N.Y.--Does the Fact of a Voter Being a Woman Constitute a Crime ?..." See images for text here. This trial lasted just one day and Anthony would be found guilty on this day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:00

$88.00
183951

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921043421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1868  * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial The entire front page is taken up with proceedings on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson. The first column heads include: "IMPEACHMENT" "Further Examination of Witnesses for the Prosecution" "The President's Attempt to Obtain Control of the Treasury Department" "The Defeat of the Constitutional Amendment in Alabama". This impeachment coverage carries over to take one-third of the back page as well. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$39.00
183945

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Found Guilty Illegal VOTING Women's Woman Vote 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921032686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1873  * Susan B. Anthony found guilty of voting (1st report) * Women's suffrage - Woman's rights advocate The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE WOMAN WHO DARED" "Close of the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" "The Fourteenth Amendment Gives No Right to a Woman to Vote" "A Verdict Of Guilty" (see). The reporting takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, a printing flaw slightly affects a few of the headings (see), minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:35

$167.00
184499

JEFFERSON DAVIS Fourteenth Amendment TREASON Trial Start ? 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945496729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1868 * Double jeopardy The front page has one column headings: "The Trial Of Jeff. Davis" "Proceedings in the Court at Richmond--Argument to Quash the Indictments Under the Fourteenth Amendment". Coverage on the start of his trial that never happened. The treason charge would be dropped. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 10:10

$27.99
184496

JULIUS STREICHER Antisemtic Jewish Jews Foe Nazi Party Leader CAPTURE 1945 News


eBay Auction Item # 392945446609

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1945 * Julius Streicher captured * Anti Jewish - Jews leader * Nazi Party member The front page has a one column heading: "STREICHER, FOE OF JEWS, SEIZED BY JEWISH YANK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes and minor wear at the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Julius Streicher was a member of the Nazi Party. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a central element of the Nazi propaganda machine. His publishing firm also released three antisemitic books for children, including the 1938 Der Giftpilz (translated ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:51

$39.99
184452

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer MURDER CASTLE Trial Start 1895 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392944284299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Nov. 1, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * America's 1st serial killer trial beginning * Chicago murder castle The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "A POINT FOR HOLMES" with subheads. (see) Coverage near the beginning of the trial against H. H. Holmes for murder. Holmes is considered to be America's first serial killer. Nice to have in a publication close to Philadelphia, the city where the trial took place. Complete with 4 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 23, 2020 14:36

$47.99
183803

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders TRIAL 1893 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912994005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 5, 1892 * Lizzie Borden murder trial The front page has nearly a full column taken up with reports concerning the infamous Lizzie Borden murder case. Column heads: "NEITHER MOTIVE NOR CLEW" "Murderer of the Bordens Leaves No Trace" "Fall River Police Working in the Dark". The detailed text is great, and is quite early in the investigative stage. One bit notes that: "...A reward of 5,000 is offered today by the Misses Emma and Lizzie Borden for the conviction of the murderers...". Nice to have the Borden content in a newspaper close to Fall River. Complete in 8pages,a bit irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:30

$59.00
184372

(3) President THOMAS JEFFERSON Acts of Congress Signed in Type 1808 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392938089829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Feb. 15, 1808  * President Thomas Jefferson * (3) Acts of Congress signed The front page has over half a column taken up with three Acts of Congress, each signed in type by the President: Th. Jefferson. One relates to the impeachment trial of Samuel Chase. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 10:35

$27.99
183760

LYDIA SHERMAN The Derby Poisoner Connecticut Serial Killer TRIAL 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152250433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 14, 1871 * Lydia Sherman - The Derby Poisoner * Connecticut serial killer - murderer The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "THE CONNECTICUT MURDERESS" "Mrs. Lydia Sherman on Trial for Her Life" and more. (see) Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:16

$35.00
183756

Rare POPISH PLOT re. Catholic Leaders Phony Conspiracy 1679 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152218240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 10, 1679 * Popish Plot The back page has not one but two items concerning the Popish Plot in England, a contrived conspiracy to accuse Catholic leaders of plotting to kill King Charles II. A report from Dublin notes: "A Proclamation has been published...appointing a reward...to any person that shall...apprehend any Popish Dignitary or Jesuit..." with more. But the more notable report is a report from Whitehall dated April 9 concerning the 'trial of the five Catholic Lords', listing them by name and noting: "...prisoners in the Tower...articles of impeachment of High Treason & other high crimes & offences against the said Lords...many years last past been contrived and carried on by P... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:54

$288.00
183674

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal COURT TRIAL 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145553632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH 'CONFESSION' IS READ TO JURORS" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 & stu... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:26

$45.00
183623

POPE PIUS XI Casti Connibii on Marriage, Divorce & Birth Control 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392904178785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1931 * Pope Pius XI * Casti connubii * Papal encyclical The top of the front page has a two column headline: "POPE PIUS XI, IN ENCYCLICAL, CONDEMNS TRIAL MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND BIRTH CONTROL" with subheads. (see) Full text of the papal encyclical takes up pages 14 & 15 with photo of Pope Pius XI. Too much to photograph all. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscr... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2020 15:17

$39.00
183543

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal Trial IDENTIFIED 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898946314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 13, 1935 * Albert H. Fish trial - creepy acts * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH IS IDENTIFIED BY GIRL'S PARENTS" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$48.00
183465

JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader Officially Declared DEAD 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892785219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1982 * Jimmy Hoffa is declared dead * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters Page 20 has a somewhat discrete report headed: "Hoffa Kin Now Can Ask That He Be Declared Legally Dead" (see) Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was officially declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters work, a connection that continued until his disappearance. He was convicted of jury tampering, attempted bribery, conspiracy, and mail and wire fraud in 1964 in two separate trials. He was imprisoned in 196... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:36

$48.00
183438

Great JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader DISAPPEARANCE 1975 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892686632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Sept. 8, 1975 * Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page teases the lengthy article within: "The Billion-Dollar Reason for Hoffa's Disappearance" with a photo of Jimmy Hoffa as well. Pages 6 and 7 are entirely taken up with the article, a detailed account concerning the missing labor union leader. Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters w... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:13

$98.00
183228

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373123540748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York May 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events he ftpg. has a nice stack of column heads on the conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, with: "The Conspiracy" "Progress of the Secret Trials at Washington" "Reverdy Johnson Said to Have Agreed to Defend Mrs. Surratt" "Interesting Story of the Arrest of Louis Payne the Assailant of Secretary Seward" "How the N.Y. Detectives Succeeded in Tracking Him" "Scene In Mrs. Surratt's House" "An Unpublished Chapter in the History of the Conspiracy" and even more. The lengthy coverage carries over to the back page. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:03

$29.00
183143

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion TRIAL 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373121164735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 5, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia trial The front page has most of a column taken up with details concerning the Harper's Ferry raid by John Brown, headed: "Harper's Ferry Insurrection--Sentence of Capt. Brown and Conviction of Coppee". Included is the lengthy address by John Brown. One of the subheads is: "A Culprit's Confession", as well as a report noting: "...After being out an hour the jury came in with a verdict that Coppee was guilty on all the counts in the indictment...". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor rubbing at folds includes the beginning portion of the noted article, generally good condition... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:27

$44.00
183137

Early Jonas Salk POLIO VACCINE Experimental Medical Success 1954 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392879712056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, March 12, 1954 * Jonas Salk * Polio vaccine success The top of the front page has a historic and early report on the success of the polio vaccine with a two column heading: "Bacteriologist Makes Reply to Critics of Polio Vaccine" with subhead. (see) This was a very early report of clinical trial successes, and it would be 13 months later that a formal announcement would be made of a definitive polio vaccine being successful. Complete with 46 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:25

$68.00
183134

MARIE ANTOINETTE Queen of France GUILLOTINE Beheaded Execution 1793 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392879711072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1793 * Marie Antoinette beheaded * The Queen of France * Common hangman Near the back under the heading: "Obituary of Considerable Persons", and amongst the listings of many others, is the very historic report of the beheading of Marie Antoinette, the text beginning: "Guillotined, at Paris, in her 38th year, being born Nov. 2, 1755, Marie Antoinette, the beautiful widow of the later French King, Louis XVI....This unfortunate Princess had been condemned on the preceding day by the Revolutionary Tribunal..." with more concerning her trial as well an account of her execution, reading in part: "...As soon as the Queen left the Conciergerie, to ascend the scaffold, the multitude, w... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:23

$184.00
183047

RE. General GEORGE A. CUSTER Arrest & Suspension Fort Leavenworth 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116584149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 4, 1867 * General George Armstrong Custer The middle of the ftpg. has a small report headed: "The Trial of Major-Gen. Custar [sic]" which includes: "...Custar has been ordered to Fort Leavenworth for trial...on his return to Fort Wallace...Custar...left his command at Wallace & proceeded to Harker as fast as jaded horse-flesh would bear him. The charge against him is for leaving his command...". Page 2 & 3 have baseball reports: "Base Ball-Picked Nine Match--New York vs. Brooklyn" with various detail and the box score. Minor loss here affects about 3 letters. Eight pages, minor disbinding indents at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 15:04

$37.00
183010

CHARLES MANSON Hollywood Murders Trial Nixon Declares him GUILTY 1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392873849184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 4, 1970 * The infamous Charles Manson family murders * President Richard Nixon declares him guilty The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Nixon Calls Manson Guilty; Critical of News Coverage" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with full transcript of Nixon's remarks on Mason. This was actually a big deal at the time as Manson almost won on a mistrial because of Nixon's remarks. Nixon would walk back his comments soon after. Complete with 52 pages, very minor wear at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2020 07:20

$88.00
182820

JOHN C. COLT Gun Revolver Inventor Samuel Brother MURDER TRIAL 1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107409307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD--EXTRA, Jan. 20, 1842 * John C. Colt murder trial w/ prints * Brother of famous gun inventor A rare "Extra" edition produced to offer the latest news on the fascinating trial of John Colt. Most of the front page is taken up with considerable detail on the case of Colt who was accused of murdering Samuel Adams the previous year. This was quite the sensation at the time. Note that the front page has a print headed: "Samuel Adams, The Printer, Before He Was Cut Up and Salted." Also a "Diagram of Second Floor" where the murder happened. Much of the balance of the ftpg. is taken up with much text headed: "Colt's Trial". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:32

$53.00
182812

Historic YURI GAGARIN Vostok 1 Cosmonaut 1st Human SPACE FLIGHT 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107401625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, April 12, 1961 * Yuri Gagarin - Vostok 1 - Soviet cosmonaut * 1st human into outer space (1st report) The front page accounts the Soviets taking the lead in the space race with the headline: "RUSS ORBIT, LAND FIRST SPACEMAN" with subhead on Yuri Gagarin's historic flight. Also ftpg. content concerning the trial of Adolf Eichmann for crimes against the Jewish people & against humanity. Present are just the outer leaves of the front section only with pages 1, 2, 13 & 14. Good condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:23

$52.00
182804

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Summons PRINTS 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107399843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S WEEKLY, New York, March 28, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Impeachment trial summons prints Full ftpg: "Judge Nelson, Administering The Oath To Chief Justice Chase, As Presiding Officer By the Court Of Impeachment, In The Senate Chamber." Fullpg. has two halfpg. illus: "Chief Justice Chase, As President Of The Court Of Impeachment, Administering The Oath To Senator Wade, In The Senate Chamber" & "Mr. Geo. T. Brown, Sergeant-At-Arms Of The Senate, Serving President Johnson, At His Office In The White House, The Summons To Appear Before The High Court Of Impeachment." Fullpg: "Opening Of The High Court Of Impeachment In The Senate Chamber...For The Trial Of Andrew Johnson." Sixteen pages, a few archival ... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:20

$52.00
182705

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President CAUGHT & Conspirators Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863979352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 15, 1865 * Confederate President Jefferson Davis caught * Mention of him wearing women's clothes * Abraham Lincoln murder trial The front page first column heads include: "JEFF. DAVIS" "Details Of His Capture" "His Camp 'Surprised at Daylight on the 10th Instant" "He Disguises Himself in His Wife's Clothing, and, Like His Accomplice Booth, Takes to the Woods" "He is Pursued & Forced to a Stand" "He Shows Fight & Flourishes a Dagger in the Style of the Assassin of the President" and more. The details of this historic report take up fully half of the front page. The balance of pg. 1 is taken up with other end-of-war items. Most of an inside page is taken up with testimony of the trial of the c... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 08:00

$75.00
182690

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader Polygamy Trial 1871 SLC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105947648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SALT LAKE DAILY TRIBUNE & UTAH MINING GAZETTE, U.T. (Utah Territory), Oct. 13, 1871 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader * Polygamy - adultery trial Page 2 has a notable article: "Polygamy On Trial" "Territory of Utah...The People of the U.S. in the Territory of Utah vs. Brigham Young, Sr..." "Opinion of Chief Justice McKean". This report takes over a full column. Four pages, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:50

$87.00
182635

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Galveston 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators - assassins * Galveston, Texas surrenders This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON FRIDAY" "THE REBELS IN CANADA" "A PLEA FOR ARNOLD" "LATER FROM TEXAS" "Official Announcement of the Surrender of Galveston" "All The Texan Ports In Our Possession" "END OF THE BLOCKADE" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:47

$62.00
182634

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the Conspirators Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858695027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1865. * re. Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the assassins - conspirators This issue is loaded with advertisements and post Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the following one column headings: "THE ASSASSINATION" "THE TRIAL ON MONDAY" "ARGUMENT OF REVERDY JOHNSON" "MR. STONE'S DEFENSE OF HARROLD" "A Plea for Arnold and O'Laughlin" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:46

$52.00
182307

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders Case TRIAL 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092707329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 8, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial * Fall River, Massachusetts * Woman hatchet killings Page 4 has an article with coverage on the Lizzie Borden murder case with heading: "Some Important Witnesses" "Examined In The Borden Case" "Lizzie Borden's Uncle on the Stand..." "" and more. Lengthy text takes up over 4 1/2 columns. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with some tiny tears and unrelated text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:33

$52.00
182295

ADMIRAL JOHN BYNG Execution on HMS Monarch & Early NORTH POLE MAP 1757 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392849551799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1757 * Admiral John Byng execution * HMS Monarch - Royal Navy * Battle of Minorca failure * Early North Pole map The prime feature of this issue is a large foldout map titled: "A Physical Planisphere wherein are represented all the known Lands & seas in the Great Chains of Mountains which traverse the Globe from the North Pole...". It is a map of the world from the perspective of the North Pole. Typically this map is missing from the issue due to its desirability so we are pleased to be able to offer it along with the issue. It folds out to measures 12 by 14 inches. There is a related article as well. The issue begins with over four pages taken up with the: "Trial of the late Ad... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2020 15:12

$190.00
182249

LA AMISTAD Spanish Slave Ship Court Case Decision VERDICT Blacks 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392848222195

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: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 25, 1839 * Verdict of the Amistad Slave Ship Case The front page has two reports concerning the latest ruling on the Amistad slave case. Most of a page 3 column is headed: "Further Particulars In The Case of The Amistad". The article provides the latest information from Hartford concerning the Amistad slaves as the court trial was to begin that day (Sept. 19), mentioning seven lib... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2020 15:12

$66.00
182106

Best O. J. SIMPSON Murder Case Trial BLOODY GLOVES 1995 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839426917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 16, 1995 * O. J. Simpson murder case * The 'Bloody Glove" fiasco The top of the ftpg. has a color photo captioned: "O.J. Simpson, wearing protective latex gloves, tries on one of the leather gloves found after the murders." beneath which is a one column heading: "Prosecution's Bold Move May Backfire" with the article carrying over to page 39 where is a banner headline: "GLOVES: Bold Move by Prosecution May Backfire, Legal Experts Say" with considerable text and two more photos ( ink stain here). Plus pg. 38 has head: "SIMPSON: Defendant Tries Bloody Gloves On in Court" with a color photo. The complete first section with 44 (of 158) pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:27

$82.00
182075

Assassination of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Conspirators & Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839408804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 12, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's conspirators * Kirby Smith continues rebellion The top of the ftpg. has a column headed: "THE CONSPIRACY" "Continuation of the Secret Military Trial at Washington" "How the Prisoners Are Confined" "Description of the Cells in Which They are Placed" and more. This is the trial of those who conspired to assassination President Lincoln and others. Also on the ftpg: "Kirby Smith Don't Want to Give Up" "He Denounces Lee's Surrender" Eight page, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:05

$31.00
182033

Very Rare SALEM WITCH TRIALS Witchcraft Book AD 1693 Old 17th Century Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084188499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, Jan. 28, 1693 * Rare Salem witch trials advertisement * Very early and rare 17th century title The back page has an advertisement for the book: "The TRYALS of several WITCHES lately Executed in New-England, and of several remarkable Curiosities therein occurring. Written by Cotton Mather, and Published by the Special Command of the Governour." This is the only periodical (similar ads appeared in multiple issues) we have ever seen with any reference to the famous witch trials at Salem, Massachusetts, as the London Gazette made no mention of the trials or the executions A very uncommon item and the only period mention of this very notable event in American history. Complete as a single ... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:34

$355.00
181790

SS GREAT EASTERN Iron Sailing Steamship Maiden Voyage Success 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821890988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 22, 1859 * SS Great Eastern * Maiden voyage The front page has an article headed: "Trial Trip Of the Great Eastern" "Perfect Success of the Experiment" "She is Pronounced to be the Fastest Vessel in the World" and more. A printing flaw slightly affects the first heading here. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:27

$32.00
181788

DULUTH MN Minnesota Circus Workers BLACKS Lynchings Hangings 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373070920725

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CINCINNATI TIMES-STAR, June 16, 1920 * Duluth, Minnesota lynchings * 3 black circus workers hanged * Isaac McGhie - Nate Green - Elmer Jackson The front page has a one column heading: "Soldiers Patrol Duluth Streets After Lynchings" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at then margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On June 14, 1920, the James Robinson Circus arrived in Duluth for a performance. Two local teenagers, Irene Tusken, age nineteen, and James Sullivan, eighteen, met at the circus and ended up behind the big top, watching the black workers dismantle the menagerie tent, load wagons and generally... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:26

$39.00
181630

John SCOPES MONKEY TRIAL Evolution Begins Dayton TN BRYAN Darrow 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065178490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 18, 1925 * Scopes Monkey Trial beginning * Dayton, Tennessee * William Jennings Bryan * Clarence Darrow A few of the subheads on the ftpg; "Science Ruled Out by Dayton Judge" "Arguments To Jury May End Trial Monday" "Expert Opinions to Go to High Court" with the article carrying over to page 2. Page 2 has another article: "Darrow Assails Bryan as Being Afraid of Truth as Scientists Prepare Reports". A related photo on the back page. Complete in 22 pages, various chipping at the margins with some margin tears, affecting a few words on the page 2 article. Somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:23

$37.00
181539

LEN KOENECKE Brooklyn Dodgers MLB Baseball KILLED on Airplane 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808741018

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, September 17, 1935 * Len Koenecke killed on airplane * MLB Brooklyn Dodgers baseball The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLANE PILOT KILLS UNRULY TRAVELER AND AVOIDS CRASH" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After being sent home from the road trip, he caught a commercial flight for New York City. During the flight, he drank a quart of whiskey and became very drunk. After harassing other passengers and striking a stewardess, the pilot had to sit on him to restrain him as he wa... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:04

$48.00
181154

Historic DRED SCOTT CASE Roger B. Taney SLAVES Trial Decision 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392791944675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 7, 1857 * Historic Dred Scott Decision * Famous former slave case A very historic issue as page 5 has an article headed: "The Dred Scott Case Decided". This text takes about a half a column and includes the historic ruling by the Supreme Court, which begins: "The opinion of the Supreme Court in the Dred Scott case was delivered by Chief Justice Taney. It was a full & elaborate statement of the views of the Court. They have decided the following all important points:..." and what followed are the four key points. The first notes: "[Blacks], whether slaves or free, that is men of the African race, are not citizens of the United States, by the Constitution..." with the other particulars as well i... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2020 13:34

$368.00
180898

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037581548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776 The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College." The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776". It measures 8 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, small repair to a lower corner, otherwise in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning the situation in America. Near t... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:40

$388.00
180886

Very Rare SALEM WITCHES TRIALS 17th Century Cotton Mather 1692 Newspaper Report


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037572908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, Dec. 31, 1692 * Rare Salem witch trials reporting * Very early 17th century title An exceedingly rare issue as it is one of only two known contemporary newspaper accounts of the Salem witch trials. This newspaper published in question/answer format, and the front page begins with: "Quest 1. In the remarkable TRYALS of WITCHES published this Week by Mr. Mather, 'tis said that Nineteen Witches have been lately Executed at New-England, and that there is an Hundred Witches still in Prison, Committed upon the Accusation of fifty Witches, some of Boston, but most about Salem and the Towns adjacent : this Relation is very strange and surprizing, I therefore desire your Sentiments of it? Answ: Yo... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:30

$2,300.00
180674

LA AMISTAD African Slaves Ship Case Trial Appeal ? 1840 Baltimore Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392771797972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, May 9, 1840 * African slaves * La Amistad trial The top of the back page has a report with a small heading: "The Amistad" which discusses an appeal, and that the court affirmed the decree, and that it would be appealed to the Supreme Court. It concludes: "...The Africans must therefore remain in jail until next January." Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2020 15:19

$29.00
180615

SIR JOHN FRANKLIN'S Lost Expedition Northwest Passage Revisited 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373027533191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 11, 1873 * British Royal Navy explorer Sir John Franklin * Northwest Passage lost expedition revisited The top of page 5 has one column headings: "SIR JOHN FRANKLIN" "Trials, Troubles and Tribulations of the Pioneer Expedition" "The True Story of Franklin and His Adventurers" and more. (see)Text takes over a full column. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:01

$33.00
180435

LA AMISTAD African Slaves Slavery Ship Case Trial 1840 Baltimore Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373021147381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, May 2, 1840 * African slaves * La Amistad trial Inside has a report from London concerning the slaves on board the ship Amistad (subject of a Stephen Spielberg movie of the same name) noting: "...the Glasgow Emancipation society...on behalf of the [blacks] who took possession of the Amistad & were subsequently carried to New London...to interpose...in their behalf in order that they may be restored to liberty..." with much more, including a responding letter with the Amistad text taking over a full column. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, great condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. As ... See More  

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Ends May 14, 2020 14:12

$36.00
180350

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392755773843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 29, 1865 * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The top of the front page has: "The Wirz Trial" with several subheads including: "...The Andersonville Prison Rules Drawn Up by Wirz...". This is the trial of the prison warden Henry Wirz for the atrocities committed there. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2020 13:28

$31.00
180289

Meriwether & William LEWIS and CLARK EXPEDITION Western U.S. 1807 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015239206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 26, 1807 * Lewis and Clark expedition - Pacific The back page has a very lengthy: "Proposals...For Publishing LEWIS and CLARK'S Tour to the Pacific Ocean, through the Interior of the Continent of North America..." noting the details that will be in "Volume First" as well as "Volume Second". And this is followed by another descriptive notice headed: "Lewis & Clark's Map of North America..." with many details (see). All this takes an entire column. All of the front page is taken up with: "Trial of Aaron Burr" with considerable detail. Four pages, very nice condition. Note: recent auction sales of this identical title and Lewis & Clark content have sold for $1912 and $... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:20

$425.00
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