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193215

Outlaw BILL DALTON Gang Dead Ardmore Oklahoma 1894 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585417309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, June 9, 1894 * The Dalton Gang original report  * Outlaw Bill Dalton killed Page 2 has an article: "Bill Dalton Dead" "The Noted Outlaw Cornered & Shot Through the Heart". The dateline is from Ardmore, I.T. (Indian Territory, or what is now Oklahoma). The report begins: "Bill Dalton, the noted outlaw & leader of the Longview bank robbers, lies dead in this city, pierced through by a winchester bullet..." with more. A very timely report as he was killed just the day before. Eight pages, lightly browned, many tears at the margins with some chipping. Fortunately the Dalton article is in the middle of the page so no problem remotely close to it. Fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:13

$63.00
193182

ST. JOHNS Apache County Arizona LYMAN DAM Reservoir Break FLOOD 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723989592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 15, 1915 * St. Johns, Apache County, Arizona flood * Lyman dam - reservoir break disaster The front page has a banner headline: "Arizona Reservoir Breaks; Eight Persons Drowned" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 16, 2021 14:25

$44.00
193127

TRAIL OF TEARS Native American Indians Emigration 1831 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722475488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 22, 1831  * Trail of Tears * Native Americans The ftpg. has a bit concerning the Trail of Tears with a small head: "The Emigrating Indians". The bkpg. begins with a small ad supporting: "For President of the United States, Henry Clay...". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:33

$29.00
193124

MUSCOGEE INDIANS Creek Nation Native Americans South Carolina 1772 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574188768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 26, 1772  * Creek Nation * Muscogee Indians An inside page has a small item from Charleston headed "America" noting: "...from the country of the Creeks inform us that those Indians are at present very turbulent, they have killed a Trader named Inman, beat & otherwise maltreated several other traders in their towns, and threaten to commit further outrages." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:32

$28.00
193069

SLOCUM Anderson County TX Texas TORNADO & Elinor Smith Airplane 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569935664

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1929 * Slocum, the town that blew away * Anderson County, Texas tornado disaster * Elinor Smith aviation feat The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Seven Killed in Texas Village by Tornado; Blizzard Isolates Area About Cheyenne" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 3 has a one column heading: "GIRL IN AIR 26 HOURS, RECORD FOR WOMEN" with subheads and photo. Coverage on aviatrix Elinor Smith. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 12:05

$40.00
192983

Rare KIT CARSON Fights Navajo Indians in New Mexico 1858 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373714861422

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 13, 1858  * Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians Page 4 has: "News from New Mexico" with a brief report stating in part: "...Kit Carson had passed through Santa Fe with a band of Ute Indians. The latter were on their way to fight the Navajos, with whom they were at war..." with more. Ftpg. column heads include: "Details of Two Weeks News from California" "$1,664,664 In Treasure" "Indian Troubles In California" "Close of the Oregon War" and more.   Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2021 08:02

$46.00
192977

NORTHFIELD BANK ROBBERY Jesse James Gang & Custer's Massacre 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373714852152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, Sept. 8, 1876  * Eyewitness account of the Custer Massacre * Famous Jesse James gang robbery * Northfield, Minnesota bank The front page has two-thirds of a column taken up with: "The Custer Massacre" "Story Of An Eye Witness" with some interesting detail. Alongside it is a report on the Northfield Bank Robbery headed: "Robbers' Raid" "Charge of Eight Men on the Northfield Bank". Eight pages, a few minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends October 09, 2021 07:56

$75.00
192935

JIM THORPE Carlisle Indians Athlete New York Giants Baseball PHOTO1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713697758

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 10, 1918 * American athlete Jim Thorpe photo * Carlisle Indians football fame * Tries out for New York Giants baseball Page 11 has a two column photo of Jim Thorpe with heading: "Jim Thorpe Sure Is a Persevering Guy" with text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, small library label on the front page, nice.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:16

$52.00
192873

SPIRIT LAKE MASSACRE Iowa Sioux Indians & Slaver Ship Captured 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373707716803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., May 7, 1857  * Spirit Lake Massacre - Sioux Indians - Iowa Page 3 has nearly a full column article on the infamous Spirit Lake Massacre. The article is headed: "The Late Indian Massacre at Spirit Lake and contains a great wealth of detail. Four pages, very nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 03, 2021 10:45

$39.00
192850

JIM THORPE Carlisle Indians Summer Olympics Pentathlon GOLD Medal 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393547869240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VALLEY SENTINEL, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1912  * Jim Thorpe wins Olympic gold medal * Pentathlon - Stockholm Summer Olympic * Best publication to be had (very rare) Although legendary athlete Jim Thorpe was born & grew up in Oklahoma, he has very close ties with the city of Carlisle. It was in 1904 when Thorpe attended the Carlisle Indian Industrial School that his incredible athletic prowess was discovered by "Pop" Warner, one of the most influential coaches in early football history. Three year later while still at Carlisle Thorpe walked on to the track and made an impromptu high jump in street clothes, beating the school's high jumpers. He also competed in football, baseball, lacrosse, and even won the 1912 i... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:24

$380.00
192763

General George CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373700250231

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, July 13, 1876 * General George Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens Page 7 has: "Summary Of News" which includes a very brief & inconspicuous report on the Custer massacre: "The disastrous fight between Gen. Custer's command & the Sioux Indians on June 25th resulted in the death of Gen. Custer, together with 13 officers and from 200 to 300 men." Also a report of the death of Gen. Santa Anna, and of notification of Gov. Hayes published letter of acceptance of the Republican nomination, and mention of the Missouri Pacific Railroad train robbery (committed by Jesse James & his gang)..  Another article begins: "Competism killed Gen. Custer and his three hundre... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2021 12:29

$60.00
192730

GUNFIGHT AT THE O.K. CORRAL Earp Holliday Clanton Tombstone AZ 1883 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393535555094

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, March, 1883  * Tombstone, Arizona * Gunfight at the O.K. Corral A great issue with much reporting on some of the romance of the Old West. The first article in the issue, "Across Arizona", takes 16 pages and is quite detailed, containing eleven prints, including "Norton's Landing on the Colorado River" a: "Map of Southern Arizona" "Pasqual, the Yuma Chief" "Yuma Indians At Home" a distant view of "Tombstone", a full-figure print of: "Ed Schieffelin", an Indian scout and prospector who discovered silver in the Arizona Territory which led to the founding of Tombstone; "Mission Church of San Xavier Del Bac near Tucson" "Apache Prisoners at Camp Lowell" "Street View In Tucson" and more... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2021 07:25

$137.00
192616

1876 Newspaper GEN. ALFRED TERRY Post Custer Massacre Battle of Little BighorN


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373694859740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WORCESTER EVENING GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Aug. 11, 1876 * Post battle of Little Bighorn (Custer Massacre) * General Alfred Terry - Sioux Indians War Page 2 has a one column heading: "The Indian War" with subhead. (see) See image for text here shortly after the Custer massacre at the battle of Little Bighorn. Other news and several interesting advertisements are included throughout. This issue is complete in 4 pages, nice condition. Note: Due to issue size, the issue must be folded in half in order to fit within a 24 x 18 inch folder.

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Ends September 23, 2021 11:05

$28.00
193162

CHIEF SITTING BULL Hunkpapa Lakota Leader on the Warpath ? 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373723744050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, March 23, 1878 * Chief Sitting Bull on the warpath ? * In a Old West publication The bottom of the front page has a small one column heading: "The Indian Situation" with subhead. See image for brief text. Four pages, a little archival mending at the margins, minor wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 23, 2021 09:30

$26.99
193159

CHIEF SPOTTED TAIL Brule Lakota Sioux Indians Nebraska Agency 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393576430638

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 18, 1875 * Chief Spotted Tail - Agency * Brulé Lakota Sioux Indians Page 5 has an article headed: "WOGALAKA TONKA" "Spotted Tails Tepee" and more. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2021 08:51

$28.99
193099

1837 ELIJAH PARISH LOVEJOY Anti-Slavery Abolitionist MURDER Death 1837 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393574070420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Washington City, Nov. 25, 1837  * Elijah Parish Lovejoy murder * Alton IL Illinois mob attack * Anti-slavery abolitionist Pages 4 & 5 contain details on the murder of abolitionist newspaper publisher Elijah Lovejoy, killed by a pro-slavery faction angry over Lovejoy's anti-slavery editorial stance. Lovejoy is considered an early martyr to the anti-slavery movement. Also within the issue is "Indian Meditation" "Dreadful mutiny at Sea" and much other news of the day. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, a rubbing hole near the center affects several pages but fortunately not any of the mentioned report. Otherwise in good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the mo... See More  

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Ends September 22, 2021 08:27

$34.99
192597

COWBOYS VS INDIANS Chief Swift Bear Cheyenne River Badlands Fight 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373691575190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 19, 1899 * Cowboys vs. Indians * Chief Swift Bear * Badlands fight   The front page is a one column heading: "DESPERATE REDSKINS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:29

$38.00
192578

MORMONS Mormonism New Home in Salt Lake City, Utah Settlement 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373691565599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 13, 1847  * Salt Lake City, Utah - Mormonism * New home of the Mormons - settling Near the back is a notable article on the Mormons settling upon the what would become Salt Lake City as their new home: "The New Mormon Location" which notes in part: "...a runner came in who was sent on in advance by the Mormon 'Twelve' who were on the route back from the Salt Lake...Our informant states that the Mormons have located their grand gathering place about half way between the Utah and Salt Lake, in California, on a stream which connects the two waters. The distance between the two lakes is about 60 miles---a fertile valley...There they have laid out a city & commenced making improvement... See More  

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:18

$134.00
192452

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Construction Progress & Sioux Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393511611945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 26, 1867   Page 3 has: "Pacific Railroad--Indian Council" which reports on the progress of this historic transcontinental railroad project. Also that: "...from Gen. Sully, dated Fort Sedgwick...states he has ha a satisfactory council with the Ogallalla and Brute bands of the Sioux Indians..." with another report with details noting: "...war party of 18 Brute Sioux came in last night...acknowledged their participation in Fort Phil. Kearney massacre...Indians engaged numbered 2,000..." and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:45

$34.00
192441

Naval BATTLE OF COCOS Australia HMAS Sydney vs. German SMS Emden 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373686748926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1914 * Battle of Cocos - Indian Ocean * HMAS Sydney - Australian warship * German warship SMS Emden The front page has a banner headline: "AUSTRALIAN WARSHIP SINKS GERMAN CRUISER EMDEN" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:38

$44.00
192404

INDIANS Southern Native Americans Removal West of Mississippi 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393502214779

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, Aug. 11, 1830  * Southern Native Americans - Indians * Removal to lands West of Mississippi River The front page has a nearly full column article: "Georgia And Cherokees" which concerns the controversial "Trail of Tears". One bit notes: "...the charge of injustice & inhumanity in the act of Congress passed...for the removal of the Cherokee Indians from the state of Georgia to some place beyond the Mississippi...". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2021 13:50

$34.00
192236

MARIE ANTOINETTE re. Execution Death & President George Washington 1794 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373677404175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1794  * re. Marie Antoinette beheading * President George Washington Although there is a wide range of interesting content in this issue, the prime content is likely a report headed: "The Execution of the Queen", which has in the first paragraph: "...informed the Convention that the trial of Marie Antoinette had lasted three days--that, being found guilty, she had been condemned to death, and had been executed an hour ago...". The balance of the report concerns the two defense attorneys who were detained presuming Marie Antoinette had disclosed some "...secrets of importance" to them, but their testimony was they received nothing of substance from her. A few pages later i... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2021 08:21

$57.00
192187

WILLIAM WILBERFORCE African Slave Trade & Mad Anthony Wayne Indians1790 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393486103561

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

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Ends September 05, 2021 09:43

$45.00
192168

BATTLE OF SUGAR POINT Leech Lake Minnesota Chippewas Indians 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373672482093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 5, 1898 * Battle of Sugar Point - Leech Lake - Minnesota * Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians - Bugonaygeshig The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AN INDIAN BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 4 pages, 23 x 19 1/2 inches, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Sugar Point, or the Battle of Leech Lake, was fought on October 5, 1898 between the 3rd U.S. Infantry and members of the Pillager Band of Chippewa In... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2021 09:24

$52.00
192068

TSIANINA REDFEATHER BLACKSTONE Native American Indian Girl SINGER 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393479921604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 9, 1915 * Tsianina Redfeather Blackstone * Creek/Cherokee Native American * Indianist movement - music singer The top of page 9 has a two column photo with heading: "Indian Maid Gains Fame As Remarkable Singer" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the  spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 02, 2021 15:28

$44.00
192034

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Prelude - Black Hills South Dakota INDIANS 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393479660415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1876 * Battle of Little Bighorn close * Prelude to Custer's massacre The front page has small one column headings: "The Black Hills Country--A Startling Statement By A Returned Miner--Men Killed By Indians Every Day--No Gold Worth Speaking Of" "An Attack On Custer City By The Indians" This was a little more than three weeks prior to the Battle of Little Bighorn. Complete in 8 pages, light browning, a little margin wear. Somewhat fragile, must be handled with care.

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Ends September 02, 2021 12:55

$34.00
192020

Rare MUSKOGEE Indian Oklahoma Territory Native American 1889 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393479648648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OUR BROTHER IN RED, Muskogee, Indian Territory, Oct. 5, 1889  * Very rare publication This would become the state of Oklahoma in 1907. A quite uncommon title meant for the Indians in the territory. The motto in the masthead notes: "Christian Education the Hope of the Indian." This title is not noted in Gregory's "Union List of Newspapers", nor are any held by the American Antiquarian Society (although this date might be out of their scope of interest). This is the first of this title we have offered. Eight pages, many older tape mends along with more recent archival mends, partially rejoined at the spine, some loss at the margins of the central fold. Generally in "2nd rate" condition, yet a quite rare, scarce title.

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Ends September 02, 2021 12:49

$138.00
191861

General ROBERT E. LEE Post Gettysburg Retreat Southward 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662170931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 20, 1863  * Robert E. Lee's Southern retreat Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are; "Lee's Army Withdrawn from Bull Run" "No Movement Toward the Potomac" "What Lee Expected to Accomplish and What he Has Not Yet" "News From Tennessee" "Rebel Accounts of a Federal Victory" "The Enemy Driven from Greenville Beyond Bristol" "Joe Johnston's Troops en Route to Northern Georgia" "Rebel Raids in Northern Mississippi" "Fight & Reported Defeat at Colliersville" and much more. This is an interesting 4 page: "Second Edition" as noted at the top of page 3, the pagination noted as front page, 4, 5 and 8, so it is not missing any pages. Very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:15

$25.00
191719

SIEGE OF HAVANA Cuba British Occupation in SevenYears' War w/ MAP 1762 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393455953087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1762  * Siege of Havana, Cuba w/ foldout map * British occupation - Seven Years' War The prime content would certainly be the account of the battle of Havana, Cuba, headed: "Account of the Taking of the Havannah" which is nearly a full page account. This is followed by the: "Articles of Capitulation agreed upon between Sir George Pocock...and the Earl of Albermarle, & the Marquis of Real Transporte...for the Surrender of the City & all its Dependencies with all the Spanish Ships in the Harbour" which carries over to take 3 pages. This is then followed by the: "Account of Cannon, etc. Taken--Killed & Wounded". Plus there is even more, with: "Engineer's Journal of the Siege" and... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2021 07:44

$175.00
191665

ANDREW JACKSON Proposes Indian Removal Act re. "Trail of Tears" 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452245938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 12, 1829  * President Andrew Jackson * Indian Removal Act - "Trail of Tears" Certainly the prime feature is the full printing of  the State of the Union Address given by President & signed by him in type at its conclusion: Andrew Jackson. In it he announces his controversial plan concerning the Native Americans which would be spelled out in the Indian Removal Act of 1830: "...I suggest...the propriety of setting apart an ample district west of the Mississippi, & without the limits of any state...to be guaranteed to the Indian tribes as long as they shall occupy it...This emigration should be voluntary; for it would be as cruel as unjust to compel the aborigines to abandon the gr... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:58

$64.00
191571

GRATTAN MASSACRE Fort Laramie Nebraska Terr. Lakota Sioux INDIANS 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373649442742

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 12, 1854  * Grattan Massacre * United States Army * Lakota Sioux Indians The back page has an article headed: "Indian Outrages" "Important News from Fort Laramie--Indians Attacking the Fort...." Early coverage on what was known as the "Grattan Massacre". This was the opening engagement of the First Sioux War, fought between United States Army and Lakota Sioux warriors in August 1854. It occurred east of Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory, in present-day Goshen County, Wyoming. Complete in eight pages, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends August 14, 2021 10:49

$42.00
191556

ANDREW JACKSON State of the Union Address re. Indian Removal Act 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373649383034

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, Dec. 15, 1830 * President Andrew Jackson * State of the Union Address * Indian Removal Act Over half of the ftpg. is taken up with: "Present State of the Indian Question" which is the controversial "Trail of Tears". Inside has the: "President's Message" being Jackson's state-of-the-union address. Actually about half of it due to the extreme length. Signed in type: Andrew Jackson. In it he announces his controversial plan concerning the Native Americans which would be spelled out in the Indian Removal Act of 1830: “...I suggest...the propriety of setting apart an ample district west of the Mississippi, & without the limits of any state...to be guaranteed to the Indian... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2021 09:55

$64.00
191386

Carlisle School Football Halfback JOE GUYAN Chippewa Indian PHOTO 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393429121355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 13, 1913 * Halfback Joe Guyon football photo * Carlisle Indian Industrial School * Chippewa - Ojibwe Tribe The top of page 10 has a three column photo showing two players on the Carlisle football team, one being Joe Guyan with text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 16 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 06, 2021 14:51

$40.00
191072

John Tortes CHIEF MYERS New York Giants Baseball Catcher PHOTO 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373624405887

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 29, 1910 * John Tortes - Chief Myers photo * New York Giants baseball catcher The front page of section 2 (sports) has a three column photo of Chief Myers with heading: "Big Indian Catcher is Idol Of the Polo Grounds Fans" with subhead and text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 22, 2021 15:24

$48.00
191065

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN & Pre Revolutionary War England Tensions 1768 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393405630575

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON CHRONICLE, Dec. 5, 1768 * Benjamin Franklin * Urges England to ease up * Pre Revolutionary War tensions The publisher of this newspaper had Loyalist leanings, causing its demise before the formal outbreak of the Revolutionary War. An inside part report includes a letter from Boston mentioning: "And now give me leave to ask what our mother country intends to do with us with regard to our public affairs? Is she determined to ruin us? In doing that they must hurt themselves. The present acts of parliament relating to the duty on glass, tea, etc. if continued will effectually drain us of all the cash among us in a very short time..." and ending with: "...It is said that a sermon, rather too warm on the side if... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2021 12:06

$197.00
190934

WAGON TRAINS Heading West during Califonria Gold Rush & Indians 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088780

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 8, 1849  * Wagon trains heading West * California gold rush era Page 3 has a terrific report headed: "From the Western Plains" which provides a sense of the romance, at least in hindsight, of the wagon trains heading west. But the truth was much more dangerous. A few bits include: "...advices from the Plains have been received...left Fort Kearny...were meet & surrounded by a band of Cheyennes and Sioux...robbed them of almost every thing...down in the Pawnee country...Luckily for the Pawnees they were all out upon a hunt & thereby saved their scalps for that time...the Captain thinks that they will flog the Cheyennes & their allies...no epidemic among the emigrants ... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:05

$85.00
190688

Early BENJAMIN FRANKLIN - Poem w/ Electric Lightning Rod Mention 1754 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373603902505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1754  * A poem to Benjamin Franklin * Mention of his lightning rod Near the back is a half page poem titled: "To Benjamin Franklin, Esq., of Philadelphia, on his Experiments and Discoveries in Electricity" which is dated from "Cooper River, S. Carolina, Sept. 20, 1753". At the bottom of the poem are two footnotes, one reading: "By the application of a rod of iron, or a wire, the effect of thunder and lightening is prevented." and the other: "The steeple and organ of St. Philip's church at Charles Town [Charleston] have been twice damaged by lightning." Near the back is the "Historical Chronicle" which has the latest news reports of the day including an item under "Plantat... See More  

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Ends July 04, 2021 10:43

$85.00
190606

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373600059827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, May, 1793 * Masonic - Freemasons Among the articles is a description of a new bridge over the Merrimack River. The plate of it called for is present however has damage (see). Such plates are typically lacking. Other articles include: "Description of Cracow, in Poland" "Masonick - Social Influence of Free Masonry" & much more. Near the back is: "Domestick Occurrences" with the latest news including such headings as: "Counterfeit Dollars" "Federal City Lottery" "Frontier Army" "Indian Depredations" & more. Complete in 64 pages, 6 by 9 inches with wide, never-trimmed margins various minor tears at the wide margins, good condition. Eighteenth century American magazines are incre... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2021 08:15

$98.00
190556

MONUMENTS DEDICATION Civil War Battle of Bull Run Manassas VA 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373594524251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 13, 1865  * Battle of Bull Run monuments * Manassas, Virginia dedication Front page first column heads include: "Bull Run" "The Final Victory on the First Battle Field of the Rebellion" "The Dead Heroes of Manassas" "Interesting Ceremonies of Dedicating the Monuments Marking the Resting Place of Our Braves" "The Herald's Special Report of the Proceedings" "The Rush From Washington to the Battle Field" "Rev. Mr. Pierpont's Dedicatory Poem". Fine coverage on the memorial dedications at the historic Bull Run battlefield. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, a crease at the central fold, good condition.

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Ends June 27, 2021 10:36

$27.00
190472

CONFEDERATE P.G.T. Beauregard Extolled for BULL RUN 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373592277759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 7, 1861  * P.G.T. Beauregard praised * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. While the ftpg. is taken up with ads, inside has some very good war content including a lengthy item: "Notes, Facts and Queries for the People". This includes an interesting bit: "...Yes, in the eyes of God & man, morally, constitutionally, Abraham Lincoln is a perjurer and murderer. This is no figurative exaggeration. It is not the coloring of prejudice, but the sober judgment of truth, founded upon facts & principles which admit of no controversy..." and more. Also: "Lincoln's War Measures" "G... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:07

$127.00
190426

MODOC WAR Second Battle of the Stronghold INDIANS Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373590828697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1873  * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack * Second Battle of the Stronghold The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE HOSTILE INDIANS" with smaller subheads. Text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day throughout. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:29

$40.00
190357

CALIFORNIA ALIEN LAND LAW of 1913 Governor Hiram Johnson Signs 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585841901

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 19, 1913 * California Alien Land Law * Governor Hiram Johnson signs * Webb-Haney Act The front page has a nice banner headline: "ALIEN LAND BILL IS SIGNED BY GOV. JOHNSON" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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 20 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The California Alien Land Law of 1913 (also known as the Webb–Haney Act) prohibited "aliens ineligible for citizenship" from owning agricultural land or possessing long-term leases over it, but ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:05

$40.00
190277

BATTLE OF MILL SPRINGS Somerset Kentucky KY w/ MAP 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393330251329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 29, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky The entire front page is taken up with ads. The back page contains various Civil War news and has a battle map headed: "Map Of The Battle-Field and Surroundings" showing the area around Somerset & Mill Spring, Kentucky. Among the column heads are: "The Battle at Mill Spring" "Additional Rebel Accounts" "Gen. Crittenden Reported Safe" "Reported Secret Movement of Gen. Buell" and a bit more. There is additional Civil War reporting on pages 4 & 5 including: "The War For The Union" "The Indian Battles in the Cherokee Country" "The Rebels Whipped Three Times" and a bit more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, irregul... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2021 14:36

$25.00
190115

TREATY OF CUSSETA Signed Creek Nation INDIANS Lewis Cass 1832 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576576249

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 5, 1832  * Treaty of Cusseta * Creek Nation - Indians The ftpg. begins with over a column headed: "Treaty With The Creek Indians - Articles Of A Treaty" which begins: "The Creek tribe of Indians cede to the United States all their land East of the Mississippi River...". This was the Treaty of Cusseta between the United States government and the Creek Nation signed March 24, 1832. The treaty ceded all Creek claims east of the Mississippi River to the United States.   Once the treaty went into effect, many of the new Creek landowners, not being aware of the value of land, were quickly taken advantage of by settlers who often purchased the treaty-promised land for a pittan... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2021 15:00

$39.00
190071

THE APACHE KID Infamous Indian Renegade EXECUTION ? in Mexico 1901 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 1, 1901 * Apache Kid executed in 1901 ? * Notorious renegade Indian The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "The Apache Kid Executed In Mexico" (see) Was this the infamous Apache Kid ? His whereabouts and ultimate fate was never known according to history. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, irregular along the bottom spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 11, 2021 07:16

$44.00
189935

BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas Virginia 1st Major Conflict 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393294648333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 26, 1861  * First Battle of Bull Run - Manassas VA Virginia * 1st major battle of the American Civil War Page 4 has a nice stack of one column headlines on the first Battle of Bull Run, including: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Johnston Gone to Attack Gen. Banks" "The Enemy's Loss Very Heavy" "Queer Report About Beauregard" "Fiendish Atrocities of the Rebels" "Incidents of Bull Run Battle" and more. The text takes over a full column of pg. 4 and most of page 5.  Page 6 has: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "The Battle of Bull Run" with the text taking entire pg. & half of pg. 7, and page 6 also has a nice map headed: "The Battle Field" which shows much detail in the vicinity of the battle. This issue has pe... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2021 15:03

$76.00
189600

NAVAJO CODE TALKERS Windtalkers United States Marines WWII Islands1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373549978707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1945  * Navajo Code Talkers (Windtalkers)  * United States Marines  * World War II - WWII Page 9 has one column headings: "NAVAJO CODE TALK KEPT FOE GUESSING" "Indians With Marines, Using Rare Native Tongue, Insured Secrecy of Messages" Rare coverage on the use of this secret code in the Pacific Theater during world War II. This is the only mention of these Island Indians during this time in the New York Times. Forty-four pages, various cutouts throughout but none on the front page nor page 9, light toning at the margins, sold as is.

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Ends May 21, 2021 07:55

$40.00
189499

Very Rare KIT CARSON Frontiersman & Indian Fighter Portrait PRINT 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373540542388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN PHRENOLOGICAL JOURNAL, New York, August, 1854  * Kit Carson - frontiersman Phrenology is a theory stating that the personality traits of a person can be derived from the shape of the skull. Although holding no validity today, it was a popular science in the mid-19th century and this periodical focused on it. Inside has a great article, including a rare print, of: "Kit Carson - A Phrenological Character and Portrait" with near the beginning: "Mr. Carson possesses a strongly marked organization...He is a man of strong muscles, large bones, and positive character. Phrenologically...he presents a well-developed brain with some very sharply defined developments..." and so much more. Complete in 24 pages, 9 by 11... See More  

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Ends May 14, 2021 15:12

$58.00
189114

1774 UNITE OR DIE CARTOON by Ben Franklin Philadelphia Newspaper - Editor's Copy


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373519760921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL; AND THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, December 7, 1774  * Benjamin Franklin's "Unite Or Die" cartoon * Editor's copy (see below) If there was one graphic which represented the spirit of the Revolutionary War it would have to be the ubiquitous segmented snake with the famous "Unite Or Die" caption.  The engraving, a prominent device in the masthead of this newspaper, shows a snake cut into various pieces, each with a label of a colony with the implied message that only by each of the separate colonies uniting under a single cause could the country--the snake--hope to strike back & be successful in defeating the British. Ben Franklin is credited with creating this device, considere... See More  

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:36

$18,000.00
188982

Mahatma Gandhi SALT MARCH Satyagraha BEGINS Dandi India Indian 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393218753164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 12, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence * New Satyagraha against tax on salt * Famous salt march to Dandi begins (1st report) The top of page 5 has a one column photo of a younger Gandhi with heading: "Begins March" (see) Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 mi) from Ahmedabad to Dandi, Gujarat to make salt himself. Thousands of Indians joined him on this march to the sea. This ca... See More  

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Ends April 24, 2021 14:28

$48.00
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