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194518

FORT APACHE John Wayne Western Film Movie Opening ADVERTISEMENT 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373802256491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1948 * Original "Fort Apache" premiere ad * American Western film - movie * Opening day showing in New York City * John Wayne - Shirley Temple - Henry Fonda * John Ford's first of the "cavalry trilogy" Page 29 has a 9 x 8 inch advertisement for the opening day of "Fort Apache" in New York City. (see) Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 23, 2021 08:00

$48.00
194433

Pre-Civil War COOPERSTOWN NY Otsego County New York 1855 BANK CHECK w/ Print


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393708085056

An Oct. 29th, 1855 check drawn in the "Otsego County Bank" in Cooperstown, New York. A very handsome item which features an engraving of an Indian at the left side. Printed on maroon ink with 1 circular "Paid" stamp. About 2 3/4 by 7 3/4 inches and in nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2021 10:25

$14.00
194430

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393708084458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 11, 1854  * Grattan Massacre (1st report) * United States Army * Lakota Sioux Indians The front page has an article headed: "Important from Fort Laramie--An Entire Detachment of United States Troops Massacred by the Indians" Early, 1st report 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, a little light foxing, untrimmed, generally nice.

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Ends December 18, 2021 10:23

$57.00
194405

ROYAL INDIAN NAVY MUTINY Bombay British India Mahatma Gandhi 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393706557979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 24, 1946 * Royal Indian Navy mutiny * Bombay, India - Mahatma Gandhi The to of the front page has a three column headline: "BOMBAY FIGHTING RENEWED AT NIGHT, DEATH TOLL SOARS; MOST OF CITY UNEASILY CALM" with subheads. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:31

$40.00
194341

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373792978253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 21, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run beginning * Manassas VA Virginia * 1st major battle of the Civil War  Some nice front page column heads on the day before Bull Run including: "LATEST FROM BULL'S RUN" "The Armies Only One Mile Apart" "Our Men on the Original Battlefield" "Capture of Several Secessionists" "Effect of Our Fire on the Rebels" "Beauregard Treated two a Shell" "THE WAR FOR THE UNION "Rebels Concentrating at Manassas" "Doings of the Jayhawkers" "Jackson Begging For More Men" and so much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:16

$49.00
194338

Rare MOORE OKLAHOMA Indian Territory Pre-STATEHOOD Sooners 1903 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702886815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RECORD, Moore, Oklahoma, Feb. 6, 1903  * Pre-statehood This is actually a "territorial" newspaper, as Oklahoma did not become a state until 1907, one of only 3 of the contiguous 48 to join the union in the 20th century (New Mexico & Arizona the other two). A volume 1 issue of a paper which apparently only lasted a year, with no institutional holdings outside of Oklahoma. A small folio-size newspaper of 12 pages with local & national news, and a page 2 column headed: "Territory Topics". Very nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:15

$48.00
194277

James Jim BOWIE KNIFE "Bloody Instruments" OUTLAWED in Tennessee 1838 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696769708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Washington City, February 17, 1838 * James 'Jim' Bowie knife * Outlawed in Tennessee Among the various reports in this famous newspaper is a back page item which notes: "The legislature of the state of Tennessee adjourned on Monday...The Bill to suppress the sale and use of bowie knives deserves to be reckoned among the most salutary acts passed by the ...assembly...Its provisions will effectually stay the use & sale of one of the most bloody instruments of death known to the present age & every friend of humanity & good order must rejoice..." and a bit more. A great wealth of other interesting articles in this issue including: "Death of Osceola" "Florida--Official. Camp Pierce, on Indian Riv... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:18

$50.00
194274

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696765191

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 improvements... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:14

$148.00
194246

TRAIL OF TEARS Native American Indians Emigration Westward 1832 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784909589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 7, 1832  * Trail of Tears reporting * Native Americans - Indians Page 3 has an article on the Trail of Tears, with a small heading: "The Emigrating Indians" which has some details on their journey. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2021 15:06

$34.00
194184

BATTLE OF FORT FRONTENAC Ends w/ UK Capture French and Indian War 1758 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781439745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1758  * Fort Frontenac captured * French and Indian War The prime content would be a report from the French and Indian War  prefaced with: "The following is Col. Bradstreet's Letter to Gen. Abercrombie after the Reduction of Fort Frontenac" with a dateline of Oswego, Aug. 31, 1758 & a nice account of the battle, the site of present-day Kingston, Ontario. The report begins: "I landed with the troops within a mile of fort Frontenac without opposition the 25th: the garrison surrendered prisoner of war the 27th...It was a square fort of 100 yards the exterior side and had in it 110 men..." with more. This event was led by English Col. John Bradstreet. Included also is the list of... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:22

$85.00
194178

HEBREW CITY Jews Jewish Niagara River Grand Island NY CREATION 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781435435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 10, 1825  * Hebrew city to be established * Grand Island, New York * Jews - Jewish - Judaica One of the brief articles on the back page reads in its entirety: "An Hebrew city, to be called Ararat is to be laid off on Grand Island, N.Y., on the 15th or 18th instant, with masonic and military ceremonies. It will be located to face the mouth of the great canal." This was the project of newspaper publisher Mordecai Manuel Noah, who is credited with being the first Jew born in the United States to reach national prominence. Among the other reports in this issue are: "Naval Court Martial" which is the case of Commodore Stewart (another article on this as well); "Capitol of the Unite... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:15

$42.00
194116

TOM HORN Old West Scout & Outlaw in Custody at Cheyenne Wymoning 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668821438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1903 * Tom Horn execution by hanging close * Old West scout, lawman, gunman, outlaw The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GATLING GUNS AWAIT COWBOYS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:02

$40.00
194087

BATTLE OF LIGHTNING CREEK Sioux Last Indians Fight in Wyoming 1903 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373776614606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 3, 1903 * The Battle of Lightning Creek * Last Indian battle o Wyoming * Sioux - Native Americans The front page has a one column heading: "ARMED COWBOYS PURSUE INDIANS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, small archival mend at the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2021 12:06

$39.00
194086

1906 PORTLAND Pueblo County Colorado Adobe Station TRAINS COLLISION Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393666365754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 16, 1906 * Portland, Pueblo County, Colorado * Adobe Station trains collision disaster * Denver and Rio Grande Railroad The front page has a banner headline: "FORTY CHARRED BODIES IN RUINS OF TWO TRAINS" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2021 12:06

$57.00
194484

ORIGINAL ARTWORK Hand Drawing Death of Metacomet or King Philip's War Vignette


eBay Auction Item # 373801330254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: * Death of Metacomet - Wampanoag people * re. King Philip's War - First Indian War * Original, hand drawn artwork - drawing An original gouache drawing, measuring 6 by 4 1/4 inches, no place, undated. This is a vignette design of "The Death of King Philip", believed to be an unadopted version from Wellstood Imprints. The fallen King Philip is seen lying on the ground while a Native American observer approaches to fire the fatal shot. Differing from the published version, this image shows a knife in King Philip's hand, pointed downward in a way that might construe death at his own hand or fighting to the end. The piece is unsigned but still a beautiful piece. Minor spotting to the artwork, and adhesive residue on vers... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2021 14:57

$34.99
193960

MEEKER MASSACRE Battle of Milk Creek White River Utes Indians 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393651147498

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Oct. 29, 1879 * Meeker Massacre (early report) * Battle of Milk Creek * United States Army * White River Utes - Indians  Over half of the first column of the ftpg. has: "The White River Massacre" :safety of Mrs. Meeker and the Women and Children of the Agency--Details of the Tragedy". This was the White River Massacre, also known as the Meeker Massacre. This was part of a series of conflicts that began when the Utes attacked an Indian agency on September 29, 1879, killing the Indian agent Nathan Meeker and his 10 male employees, and taking women and children as hostages. This article mentions in part: "...Agent Meeker was killed by 'Antelope' and Waupattitoo. Mrs. Meeker was shot wh... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2021 14:25

$42.00
193800

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393637764774

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 November 19, 2021 07:50

$62.00
193710

BILLY BOWLEGS Seminoles Alligator Chief INDIANS & Sea Serpent 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373753049952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 1, 1849  * Billy Bowlegs "Alligator Chief" * Seminoles - Indians The top of page 3 has a report from New Orleans noting: "...brings advices that...received a white flag, understood to be from Billy Bowlegs, the Seminole chief, expressing a desire for peace & proposing to hold a council at the next full moon..." with a bit more. Page 2 also has a report beginning: "The sea serpent continues to exhibit himself off Nahant..." with various detail. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:48

$37.00
193705

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Act of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623926153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 6, 1793  * George Washington * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson The front page has a lengthy Act of Congress: "An Act to Regulate Trade and Intercourse with the Indian Tribes" signed in type by the President, Vice President, and Secretary of State: Go. WASHINGTON, John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. A decorative issue as such. Inside has content on the French Revolution. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:45

$71.00
193701

1867 General GEORGE A. CUSTER Cheyenne Sioux Indians Native Americans Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623924186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 22, 1867   * General George A. Custer * Indians - Native Americans Page 3 has a report headed: "The Indians" which reports in part: "...met by over 300 chiefs & warriors who professed a desire for peace; but the same night the whole tribe abandoned their village...Gen. Custer's Cavalry were sent in pursuit...Indications point to a confederation between the Cheyennes & Sioux's for evil purposes. Gen. Hancock intended to burn the Cheyenne village...". Then a report on: "The Bank Robbers". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:43

$33.00
193645

Best KING GEORGE II of Great Britain DEATH - French and Indian War 1760 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749942705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1760  * George II of Great Britain death * French and Indian War Contains a lengthy article: "An Account of the Taking of Montreal & the subjecting all Canada to the Crown of Great Britain, from the Letters of Maj. Gen. Amherst...". This article takes over 3 pages. It is followed by another nice article: "Description of the Town of Mont Royal, commonly called Montreal..." and this is followed by: "Translation of a very Extraordinary Letter...Before the Arrival of our Troops at Montreal".  The corresponding map, "A Particular Map to Illustrated Gen. Amherst's Expedition to Montreal with a Plan of the Town & Draught of the Island", is not present. Among other articles in this issue... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:10

$89.00
193591

DEMING NM New Mexico Last Major U.S. Train Robbery Old West Ends 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393617177207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 26, 1937 * Last major train robbery in the U.S. * Deming, Luna County, New Mexico * Henry Loftus and Harry Donaldson You might call it the official end of the "Wild West", but in any case the two column heading near the bottom of the front page announces what is considered the last major train robbery in the country: "''Brooklyn Cowboys' Kill One But Fail in Train Holdup" with subhead. (see) Complete with 20m pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Henry (Lorenz) Loftus and Harry (Dwyer) Donaldson were two young men who made national headlines for their unsuccessful attempt to rob the Southern Pacific Railroad's Apache Limited in... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2021 08:45

$44.00
193539

Rare KIT CARSON Fights Navajo Indians in New Mexico 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393614428003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Jan. 2, 1864  * Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians * Colored soldiers in the Civil War Among the front page first column stack of Civil War heads are: "DAWN OF ANOTHER YEAR" "Our Armies Quiescent" "The Fight on the Hiawassie" "Fatal Defeat of Gen. Wheeler's Cavalry" "The Union Case In Arkansas". Additionally--and rather unusual--are ftpg. heads: " 'Kit Carson's' War in Navajo" "The Indians Everywhere Punished". This report begins the back page with: "Department of New Mexico" "Matters at Fort Canby--The Expedition Against the Navajoes--The Navajoes and Their Country--Kit Carson on the War Path". The ftpg. has a brief item: "Congratulating Colored Troops" mentioning: "Gen. Hurlbut...issued... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 12:34

$48.00
193456

INDIANS Southern Native Americans Removal West of Mississippi 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393605472854

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 22, 1830  * Southern Native Americans - Indians * Removal to lands West of Mississippi River Inside has: "Removal of the Indians" beginning: "The following is a copy of the bill providing for the removal of the Indians, as it was passed by the senate recently..." followed by all 8 sections of the bill. This very controversial Indian Removal Act would be signed by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830 authorizing the President to negotiate with southern Indian tribes for their removal to federal territory west of the Mississippi River in exchange for their lands. It would lead to the "Trail of Tears" some years later. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/4 inches, very nice condition. ... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2021 07:43

$35.00
193310

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393592110521

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 October 23, 2021 14:39

$32.00
193307

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373732045577

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 October 23, 2021 14:37

$28.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
191072

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


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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
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


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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
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