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Jesse James Gang Northfield MN Minnesota Bank Raid Holdup Attempt 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443709136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MARYSVILLE DAILY APPEAL, California, Sept. 10, 1876 * Rare Old West publication * re. Famous Jesse James gang robbery * Northfield, Minnesota bank  The bottom of the front page has a report from Northfield, Minn., noting: "About 400 men are in pursuit of the bank robbers & their capture is considered certain. The impression here seems to be that thee robbers are members of the famous Younger and James gang...", which was true. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:27

$53.00
203899

Best President Zachary Taylor Old Rough & Ready Death Funeral 1850 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492917793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 13, 1850  * President Zachary Taylor death - funeral * From our nation's capital The front page begins with: "The General Grief" on the death of President Taylor. Related reports take two columns. Much of page 3 is taken up with related reports including; "The Arrangements Fo the Funeral of the Late President" "Civic Procession" showing the position of the pall bearers and the: "Funeral Car, with the Corpse". Plus the: "Proclamation by the Mayor, and the "Military Orders" "Official Notices" and: "The Feeling of the Country".  Great to have this report in a newspaper from the nation's capital, where he died. All columns on all four pages are bordered in black mournin... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:27

$87.00
203898

General; William T. Sherman Troops at Savannah Georgia Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492917429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 4 1865   * William T. Sherman * Savannah, Georgia Formatted very much like its competitors, the Times, Tribune & Herald. Column heads on the Civil War are on inside pages & include: "SAVANNAH" "Important Movement of Gen. Sherman's Troops" "Butler Again" "Attempt to Open the Dutch Gap Canal" "Failure of the Effort" "Congratulatory Order of Gen. Bragg on the Failure at Wilmington"  and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:27

$25.00
203897

General Robert E. Lee Surrender Close Civil War Ending April 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492917151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 7, 1865   * Closing moments of the American Civil War * Robert E. Lee's surrender a few days away Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "RICHMOND" "Occupation of Burkesville by Calvary & Infantry" "Lee's Fate Sealed" "Hood's Retreat Outdone" "The Enemy Thoroughly Demoralized" "The Army Ruined" and more. Included as well is a small diagram of the downtown of Richmond. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:26

$49.00
203896

Celebrating Abraham Lincoln as Republican Candidate for President 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492915360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Aug. 18, 1860  * Abraham Lincoln * Republican candidate * Springfield, Illinois Among the reports within are: "The Great Springfield Meeting" which mentions in part: "...Never, we believe, in the history of the country, was there a larger or more magnificent political demonstration than that which yesterday took place here at the home of Mr. Lincoln..." with much more on this. Also: "From the Pike's Peak Gold Region" takes over a full column; and; "From California". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:25

$57.00
203895

LZ 129 Hindenburg Airship Zeppelin Explosion Disaster w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492914931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, May 6, 1937  * Hindenburg rigid airship disaster * Pride of Nazi Germany * Lakehurst, New Jersey * Nice headline for display A rare opportunity for a same-day report on the explosion of the zeppelin Hindenburg, which explored moments before docking at Lakehurst, New Jersey in the early evening of May 6. Virtually all East Coast and Midwest newspapers had already gone to press by that time, but some West Coast newspapers were able to put out an "Extra" edition the same day, this being one. The large & bold banner headline announces: "ZEPPELIN HINDENBURG BLOWS UP; 100 KILLED" with related subheads and a photo of the dirigible before the tragedy. Present only is a portion of the first... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:25

$177.00
203894

The Mormon War Mormonism Northwest Missouri U.S. Government $$$ 1838 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443705229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 1, 1839 * The Mormon War ends * Northwestern Missouri * U.S. government to pay for ?  Page 3 has an article: "Missouri Legislature" which includes: "The governor has made a statement of the expenses of the Mormon war...suggests that the United States are liable for it...that the Mormon movement was an insurrection and that the National Government is bound to suppress insurrections..." with more on this. Four pages, some wear at the folds, good condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:24

$63.00
203893

Very Early Ulysses S. Grant West Point Military Academy Entree 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492914248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 13, 1839  * Very early Ulysses S. Grant * West Point cadet admission A fascinating and extremely early mention of Ulysses S. Grant (earliest we have seen in any periodical), as page 3 contains the "Names of the Cadets Admitted into the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, June, 1839". What follows is those admitted from each of the states amongst which is: "Ohio--Robert Hazlett, Ulysses S. Grant, Wm. F. Raynolds.." Great to have such an early mention of Grant long before he would become a household name in American history, and also great to have in this newspaper from the nation's capital. Also of interest is a page 3 article: "The African Slave Trade" no... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:24

$65.00
203892

Transatlantic Telegraph Cable 1st Transmission U.S. & England 1858 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492912820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 17, 1858  * Transatlantic telegraph cable * 1st transmission - Atlantic Ocean Page 3 has half a column with a report on the first telegraphic transmission across the Atlantic Ocean, headed: "Telegraphic Correspondence" "The Triumph Complete!--The Queen's Message To The President of the United States And The President's Reply". The article begins: "Europe and America are now united by telegraph. Glory to God in the highest; on earth peace and good will towards men!" The the Queen's message to Buchanan reads: "Her Majesty desires to congratulate the President upon the successful completion of the great international work, in which the Queen has taken the deepest in... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:23

$38.00
203891

Five 18th Century London England Pre Revolutionary War Era 1757-1771 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492912093

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: (5) THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, A group of five issues dated March 19, 1757, April 8, 1760, May 5, 1763, March 15, 1768, & April 9, 1771. Each issue is complete in 8 pages and is in good condition, a few with some damp staining & a little foxing or fold rubbing. A nice little group lot providing a flavor of life in England from the period when tensions were growing with its American colonies. Each measures about 8 by 11 inches.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:22

$77.00
203890

Nice Japanese Surrenders End of World War II Peace V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492911755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREENSBORO DAILY NEWS, Extra, North Carolina, Aug. 14, 1945  * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Nice headline for display A very displayable front page as the large headline in bold lettering announces: "WAR ENDS" with: "Japs Accept Surrender Terms Of Allied Powers" and photos of MacArthur and Nimitz. The following pages are loaded with photos, illustrations and text on the highlights of the war. This is an early report as most newspapers did not announce the Japanese surrender until August 15. Appears to be complete as a 4 page Extra, a bit of toning to front page folds, otherwise nice condition and terrific for display.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:22

$138.00
203889

Great Germany Surrenders ? False Armistice World War I 1918 WWI old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492911183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES RECORD--THIRD EXTRA - THIRD EXTRA, California, Nov. 7, 1918  * End of World War I ? * Germans surrendering * False Armistice * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** A very nice issue announcing the "false" armistice, ending World War I. The United Press report that the armistice had been signed was a bit premature--it would officially happen 4 days later (hence this report--found in many newspapers--is considered the "false armistice"). Note the ftpg. headline: "United Press Is First With Greatest Scoop" The large, bold banner headline announces: "WAR ENDS" with related subheads. This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), the actual number of pages that were present are unknown. A little margin wear, nice for display a... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:21

$52.00
203888

Dramatic Headline Japan Begs to Surrender After Atomic Bombs 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443701461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, California, Aug. 10, 1945  * Terrific headline right after Atomic bombings The front page features one of the largest, boldest, and most dramatic headlines of World War II with: "JAPS BEG TO QUIT ! " and various related subheads. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, nice, displayable condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:21

$145.00
203887

Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Assassination Attempt w/ Mayor Cermak 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443699015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 16, 1933 * Franklin D. Roosevelt assassination attempt The front page has a great banner headline: "MANIAC FIRES ON ROOSEVELT; CERMAK SHOT; WOUND GRAVE" with subheads. (see) More on page 2. Also a full page pictorial on the bkpg. Complete with 26 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:19

$57.00
203886

Custer Massacre Eyewitness Account & Northfield Bank Robbery1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443698402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WORCESTER EVENING GAZETTE, Mass., Sept. 8, 1876  * Eyewitness account of the Custer Massacre * Famous Jesse James gang robbery * Northfield, Minnesota bank The top of page 3 has one column headings: "The Custer Massacre" "The Story Of An Eye Witness" and more with some interesting detail. Further down the same column is a one column heading: "The Minnesota Bank Robbers" which is a report on the Northfield Bank Robber. Four pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:18

$65.00
203885

Rhoads Opera House Fire Boyertown PA Berks Pennsylvania Disaster 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394443696531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Jan. 20, 1908 * Rhoads Opera House fire disaster * Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CORONER'S INQUEST AT BOYETOWN" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Pennsylvania publication. Included with this issue is an acid free display folder for protection. Twelve pages, light toning, a little margin wear. This issue is somewhat fragile and must be handled with care hence the free folder included.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:16

$48.00
203884

George Carlin Stand-Up Comedian Seven Dirty Words Comedy Death 2008 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492904432

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 23, 2008  * George Carlin death (1st report) * Stand-up comedian - actor - author * "Seven dirty words" comedy routine * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has a boxed report headed: "Comedian Tested Limits of Speech and Society" prefaced with: "George Carlin, 1937 - 2008". Included is a color photo of him with the article carrying over to page 13. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-16, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:15

$57.00
203868

Best Pineapple Primary Chicago Gangsters Gangland Election1928 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442173879

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Tuesday, April 10, 1928 * Pineapple Primary in Chicago (day of) * William Hale Thompson - Big Bill * Gangster era elections - corruption * Best publication to be had (very rare) The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "VOTE! SWANSON! EMMERSON!" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages. A few related photos and banner heading on the back page. The was the day of the primary election in Gangster infested Chicago, Illinois at the height of government corruption there. Complete with 44 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: The Pineapple Primary was the name given to a Republican primary election held in Chicago on April 10, 1928; more than 60 bombs were ... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:17

$67.00
203867

James Jimmy Doolittle Tokyo Japan Raiders Come Home 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442173056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, Dec. 2, 1944 * re. The famous Doolittle raid of Japan * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * Last of the surviving pilots come home The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Last Of Doolittle's Tokyo Raiders 'Escape' From Russia" with subhead. (see) The raid took place over 2 1/2 years earlier. Complete with 10 pages, light toning and a little wear at margins, small tape mend at upper left corner, generally good.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:16

$40.00
203866

Very Rare Wall Street Journal Just After Great Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442172786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 20, 1929  * Very rare issue from just after the infamous crash Certainly the most desired newspaper reporting the stock market crash of 1929 is the Wall Street Journal, with several issues of the last week of October commanding well over $1000. Of curious interest to any collector of financial history would be the days and weeks after the Crash, which "officially" began on October 24 and ended in early November. This issue has various financial reports throughout just after the crash that would ultimately result in the Great Depression. Twenty-four pages, toning and a some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:16

$48.00
203865

1st British Rock Band Queen North America Concert Tour Review 1976 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491328149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, (weekly), Feb. 16, 1976  * 1st "Queen" North America concert tour review * "A Night at the Opera" "Bohemian Rhapsody" * Beacon Theatre - New York City As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. Page 109 has a four column heading: "Does Queen Out-Led Zep-Or Out-Uriah Heep?" with photo of Freddie Mercury. (see) The concert took place about a week earlier. Complete in 160 pages, tabloid-size, folded at the center, minor margin wear, nice con... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:15

$56.00
203864

Day of California Golden Bears vs. Alabama Crimson Tide Rose Bowl 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491327148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, January 1, 1938  * Rose Bowl: California Golden Bears vs. Alabama Crimson Tide  * Sugar Bowl: L.S.U. Tigers vs. Santa Clara Broncos * Pregame reporting with team photos The bottom of the front page of this section has a headline: "BEARS-ALABAMA IN ROSE BOWL; BRONCS INVADE SUGAR BOWL" with illustration and pre-game reports. More on pages 2 & 3 with teams photos for Alabama & Cal. Nice for display. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 6 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:15

$42.00
203863

Abraham Lincoln as President Elect & Florida Confederate Print 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491326488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 25, 1861  * Rare Confederate Florida flag print ('National Flag') * President-elect Abraham Lincoln in Springfield * Pre Civil War tensions in the South The top of page 3 has one column headings: "Important From Springfield" "Mr. Lincoln And The National Crisis" "Fears of Failure of the Incoming Administratio" The back page has: "Affairs In Florida" with various subheads including: "The Secession Declaration not so Precipitate as it was Expected--How the Secession Action is Received--The Reopening of the African Slave Trade Winked at--The New National Flag" and another article: "the Secession of Florida" with subheads including: "Grand Jollification in Jacksonville--The Liberty of Florida P... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:15

$62.00
203862

1st Radio Controlled Fighter Airplanes Used in Combat USS Boxer Korean War 1952


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442170715

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Sept. 18, 1952 * USS Boxer aircraft carrier * Grumman F6F Hellcats * Radio controlled fighters * Korean War The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAVY ROBOTS BOMB REDS" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete with 68 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library stamp slightly affects the headline (see), generally nice. wikipedia notes: The USS Boxer returned to the Korean theatre, and from 28 August to 2 September she tested a new weapons system, with six radio guided Grumman F6F Hellcats loaded with 1,000-pound (450 kg) bombs guided to targets, resulting in two hits and one near miss. They are considered to be the first guided missiles to be launched from a ... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:14

$48.00
203861

Best Hillside Strangler Serial Killers Rapists Murder 1977 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442164951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 20, 1978 * Hillside Strangler serial killings * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) * Last victim - Cindy Lee Hudspeth The front page has a one column heading: "Police Discount Stangler Clue" Coverage continues on page 26. Great to have in this L.A. publication. I suspect this to be a rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, nice condition

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:08

$48.00
203860

Captured Nazis Treasure Gold to be Sold in U.S. for Jews Refugees 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491315224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 18, 1947 * Captured Nazi treasure - loot - antiques * Gold from teeth of concentration camp victims * To be sold in U.S. for benefit for refugees The front page has a two column heading: "Part of Nazi Loot to be Sold Here For Benefit" (see) Complete with 36 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:07

$38.00
203859

Governor Adlai Stevenson Campaign Trail Worn Shoes Prized Photo 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491314271

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 3, 1952 * Illinois Governor Adlai Stevenson * "The man with a hole in his shoe" * William M. Gallagher photo * Pulitzer Prize for Photography The back page has a  photo of Gov. Adlai Stevenson's shoe which showed the wear and tear of the campaign trail with heading: "Tired Sole" and text. (see) This photo went "viral" from the original one in the Flint, Michigan page and the worn shoe was a symbol in political advertising. The photo measures 7.5 x 6 inches. Also a photo of Marilyn Monroe. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice. Some small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:06

$52.00
203858

Rare Confederate Capital Richmond w/ Monitor v Merrimac 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491313840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 25, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy The entire front page is taken up with ads, with much war news on pages 2 & 3 including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "Important Advices From Tennessee--A Crisis" "The State of the Country--The President's Message" "Good News From the Army of the Shenandoah"; reports from "The Confederate Congress" "Telegraphic News" and more. There is also an interesting editorial concerning the Civil War, which touches in part upon the naval battle involving the ironclad Merrimac (see). Also a lengthy editorial on the war as well. Much of the back page is taken up with various Acts of the Confederate Congress, many relating to the Civil War. ... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:06

$84.00
203857

Zachary Taylor Old Rough and Ready State of the Union Address 1849 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442162408

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

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:06

$48.00
203856

The Sun First Successful Penny Daily Davy Crockett 1834 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374491312646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUN, New York, Feb. 8, 1834  This title is quite famous as the very first American "penny newspaper" having begun the year prior. Small in size and offered for just a penny, it appealed to the common man. Page 3 has a small report on Davy Crockett, who at that time was a member of the U.S. Congress: "Colonel Crockett -- It may interest the friends of this genuine son of the West to learn that he has lately completed with his own hand a narrative of his life and adventures, and that the work will be shortly published...The work bears this excellent and characteristic motto by the author: I leave this rule for others, when I am dead; Be always sure you're right--then go ahead!" Four pages, 9 by 11 3/4 inches, very ... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:05

$47.00
203855

Rare Women's Suffrage Woman's Female Movement Lucy Stone & More 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442162045

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, May 17, 1879 * Rare publication * Women's suffrage  Uncommon women's suffrage paper founded in 1870, produced by--among others--Lucy Stone, Alice Blackwell, Julia Ward Howe, and Mary Livermore. Published: "...to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal & political Equality, & especially to her right of Suffrage" as noted on the front page. Among the articles: "A Woman's Thesis" "Suffrage Work in California" "Women at the School of Technology" "The Convention at Milford" "Woman Suffrage in Louisiana" and so much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:05

$68.00
203854

Fritz Julius Kuhn German American Bund Leader Arrested for Fraud 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442160906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1939 * Fritz Julius Kuhn arrested * German American Bund leader * Indictment for embezzlement The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KUHN IS ARRESTED IN THEFT OF $14,548 OF BUND'S FUNDS" with subheads. First report coverage continues inside with photo of Kuhn. (see) Nice to have in this famous New York City publication. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition, very nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:04

$48.00
203853

H.H. Holmes Trial Ending 1895 old Newspaper Herman Webster Mudgett


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442159727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HELENA EVENING HERALD, Montana, Oct. 31, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * America's 1st serial killer trial ending * Chicago murder castle The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE HOLMES TRIAL" with subheads. (see) Coverage at the end 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 8 pages, light  toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:03

$58.00
203852

Rare Hippies Hippys Berkeley California 70's Counter Culture 1972 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394442158586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BERKELEY BARB, California, Oct. 5, 1972  * Rare hippies publication from the early 70's As Wikipedia notes, this was an underground newspaper that was published in Berkeley from 1965 to the early 1980s. It was one of the first and most influential of the counterculture newspapers of the late 1960s, covering such subjects as the anti-war and civil-rights movements as well as the social changes advocated by the youth culture. A very liberal newspaper from the "hippie" era. Tabloid size, 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2023 15:03

$47.00
203836

Joseph Hyrum Smith Mormons Mormonism Carthage Illinois Murders 1844 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440825336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, September, 1844  * Joseph & Hyrum Smith murders * Mormons - Mormonism founder * Carthage, Illinois jail * Lynch mob killing Near the back under "Foreign News" is a report from the "United States" noting: "Joseph and Hiram Smith, the Mormon prophets, were murdered in June last, at Carthage in Illinois, by a mob of 60 or 70 persons." Keep in mind that 7 Mormon missionaries arrived in Liverpool in 1837 and many Britons were converted within a few years, hence the interest in this British magazine in reporting the event. There are currently about 200,000 Mormons in the United Kingdom. Complete in 112 pages, disbound without outer wrappers, full title/contents page, 5 by 8 1/2 inches,... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 15:18

$78.00
203835

Battle of Manila Bay Philippines Admiral George Dewey Win Prints 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440824981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 25, 1898  * Battle of Manila Bay, Philippines * Admiral George Dewey's victory * Spanish-American War Full ftpg: "The Auxiliary Cruiser 'St. Paul' On Scout Duty". Two fullpgs. showing the harbor of Santiago. Nice fullpg: "Battle of Manila--Adm. Dewey's Squadron Swinging Around the Ellipse". Nice illus. of: "Rear-Admiral Sampson, U.S.N.". Map of Cuba as well. Complete in 24 pages, margin wear to the last leaf, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 15:17

$33.00
203834

Paul Revere Grand Master Masons Masonic Freemasonry Notice Lodge 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440824773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 9, 1795   * Masonic - Freemasonry - Masons The prime content in this issue is the page 3 ad for the "Grand Lodge" of the local Masons, which includes an engraving of the Masonic seal and which also is signed in type by: PAUL REVERE, G. Master. Four pages, light foxing, generally nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 15:17

$72.00
203833

Very Early London Gazette 17th Century 1666 England Newspaper w/ Great Plague


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440824610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, London, March 29, 1666  * Among the earliest of newspapers to be had * Update on the great plague (rare) Front page news from "Spain" includes: "The Queen of Spain in Acknowledgment of the good services and fidelity of the Servants and Family of the Late King....". From "Venice" is a report stating, in part: "We have very great probability that our Fleet by this arrived at Candia, the Navy' having been ready long since at Pharos...". On the reverse is news from "Lisbon" stating: "We are Very impatient to hear what success his Majesty of England's Ambassador hath had in the mediating of a Peace between us and Spaine...". By far the most historic content is at bottom of the second column with... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 15:16

$224.00
203832

1667 Newspaper Early Rare 17th Century 356 Years Old London Gazette England NE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440824347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Oct. 31, 1667  * Among the earliest of newspapers to be had * Early New England - America mention An early issue of this still publishing newspaper which began in 1665. The back page has a report noting: "...This day came in a vessel from New England, where all things continue in a good condition...". Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 by 11 inches, rubbing at the front page folds, good condition.

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$92.00
203831

Historic Abraham Lincoln Assassination Ford's Theater J.W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489470174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY DAY-BOOK CAUCASIAN, April 22, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * In a pro-white publication A decidedly racist newspaper which began well before the Civil War & lasted a few years after. As such their reporting on war events provide a contrasting perspective beyond most other Northern newspapers. With this issue all factious leanings and biased commentary is set aside to report the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The entire front page reports--with considerable detail--the tragedy of the era with first column heads: "A Terrible Crime!" "ASSASSINATION of PRESIDENT LINCOLN" "Attempted Assassination of Secretary Seward" "Full Details of the Shocki... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 15:15

$735.00
203830

Revolutionary War Original Enemy London Gen. Nathanael Greene 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440807215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ST. JAMES'S CHRONICLE, London, March 14, 1782   * General Nathanael Greene * South Carolina expedition * American Revolutionary War The front-page has a letter form an officer on a ship near Charleston, including in part: "General Waine, with about 800 men, joined Gen. Greene & are building large boats...for some expedition...the heavy artillery taken on the surrender of Lord Cornwallis is marching to the southward...". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor loss to a bit of the blank spine, red tax stamp on the front page, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:58

$55.00
203829

Battle of Spotsylvania Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440806155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1864  * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory * Resaca Georgia Ga - William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Victorious March of the Army of the Potomac" "The South Anna River Reached by Our Troops" "One Thousand More Prisoners Captured" "Sheridan's Expedition" and more. Additional war reporting inside including: "Butler" "Beauregard Reported to be Reinforcing Lee" "the North Carolina Refugees" "The Red River Expedition". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:57

$30.00
203828

Wilson Kautz Cavalry Raid Richmond Petersburg Civil War Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440805466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 4, 1864   * James H. Wilson & August Kautz Raid * Richmond-Petersburg Virginia Campaign Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT ! " "Additional Details of the Operations of the Cavalry under Gen. Wilson" "60 Miles of Railroad Track Destroyed" "Late Numbers of Negroes, Horses, and Mules Gathered by His Force" "Rebels All the Time Harassing Their Read" "Several Engagements with the Enemy" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:56

$28.00
203827

Great President William McKinley Assassination Death w/ Photo 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489443905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Sept. 14, 1901   * President William McKinley assassination The front page is very graphic, appearing more as a poster or broadside than a more tkypicdal front page of a newspaper. The banner headline announces: "THE PRESIDENT IS DEAD; THE NATION MOURNS" with the entire page black-bordered and including an embellished photo of William McKinley. On the front page is a dispatch, datelined Buffalo, September 14, with word of his death, reading in full: "President McKinley died at 2:15 a.m. The announcement was made by Secretary Cortelyou. The president had been unconscious for several hours. The members of the family, with the exception of the bereaved wife, were at the deathbed. Mrs. McKinley was ... See More  

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$158.00
203826

Al Scarface Capone Chicago Gangster Mob Unwanted in Miami FL 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489443337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1928  * Early Al "Scarface" Capone report  * Not wanted in Miami, Florida The top of page 25 has one column headings: "MIAMI BEACH SEEKS TO DRIVE OUT CAPONE" "He Refuses To Leave City" These reports mentioning Capone are uncommon prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Nice reporting near the beginning of the Chicago gangster wars. Complete with 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:56

$48.00
203825

USS S-4 Submarine Sinking U.S. Navy Collision Sinks Disaster 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440804740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1927 * USS S-4 (SS-109) submarine sinking The front page has a nice banner headline "LAST OXYGEN BOTTLE EXHAUSTED BY MEN IN SUNKEN S-4; SISTER SHIP PICKS UP A CALL FOR AIR, FOOD AND WATER; WIND AND ICY SEAS BLOCK DIVING AND HAMPER RESCUERS" with many subheads and related photo (see images). Much more on page 2 & 3 with more photos. Complete with 60 pages, light toning a the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:55

$48.00
203824

Paul Reed & Will Cato Lynching Burning Georgia Race War Negroes 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489441542

Lest we forget... 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. 16, 1904 * Lynching of Paul Reed and Will Cato - Negroes * Statesboro & Savannah - Georgia race war The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A RACE RIOT IS NOW IMMINENT" 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, tw... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:55

$48.00
203822

Early Rare 17th Century 338 Years Old London Gazette England Rare 1685 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489439507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, August 6, 1685 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:54

$39.00
203821

Battle of Trafalgar Naval Engagement Lord Horatio Nelson Death 1805 UK Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440803418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1805 * Battle of Trafalgar * Lord Horatio Nelson death * British Royal Navy Certainly the most notable content is the very detailed account of Admiral Horatio Nelson's victory at the historic Battle of Trafalgar. One account begins, datelined from the "Eurydice, off Cape Trafalgar, Oct. 22" Sir, the ever to be lamented death of Vice-admiral Lord Viscount Nelson, who, in the late conflict with the enemy, fell in the hour of victory..." with much more. The full account takes 5 pages and includes various supporting documents and letters from other naval officers concerning the battle and Nelson's death. Great to have this detailed account in a British publication. ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:53

$144.00
203820

Erie Canal Great Lakes - Atlantic Ocean NY Waterway Construction 1821 Magzine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489436999

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 23, 1821  * Construction of the Erie Canal * Great Lakes - Atlantic waterway Inside has a letter signed by: J. C. Calhoun: "Report on Fortifications" which is followed by a 6 page report "To the Hon. Secretary of the War Department" on the fortifications in the United States, concerning the defense of the country. The back page has an update on the historic Erie Canal noting: "The great canal in New York is advancing rapidly. There is every reason to believe that this mighty work, the most splendid, as to its future effects that ever was accomplished in any country, will be completed within the expected period. This will force a communication with the waters of the Mississippi, ... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:52

$29.00
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