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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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576216224

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
188922

Famous UNITE OR DIE Benjamin Franklin CARTOON Print 1774 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373510706905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL; AND THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, April 5, 1775  * Benjamin Franklin's "Unite Or Die" cartoon 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, considered the very first political cartoon ... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2021 13:55

$16,500.00
188558

JIM THORPE Carlisle Indian School Athlete OLYMPICS Decathlon Gold 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393180237319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 15, 1912  * Jim Thorpe wins Olympic decathlon * Carlisle Indian School star athlete The front page has a one column headings that include: "Final Day Of The Athletic Program" "....American Winner of Decathlon" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 2 a small heading: "Thorp Wins Decathlon". (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 nice.

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Ends April 09, 2021 15:54

$44.00
188469

FORT STANWIX John Johnson Siege Revolutionary War Ben Franklin 1779 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393172995572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1779  * Ben Franklin's book is reviewed (brief) * Fort Stanwix report * Captain Cook's ships observed? Near the back is a review of a book titled: "Political, Miscellaneous, & Philosophical Pieces, Written by Benjamin Franklin...". Some talk of "American News" near the back, with mention that: "...Fort Stanwix was surprized & taken by Sir John Johnson...at the head of 1500 loyalists & Indian warriors; that there were only 100 rebel troops in the garrison...that a convoy of provisions & warlike stores were intercepted in going to the rebel army sufficient to supply the loyalists in that garrison during the winter." Another report tells of Sir Geo. Collier and the treatmen... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2021 15:17

$65.00
188444

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tory Title 1776 Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393172246340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Sept. 28, 1776  * Rare Revolutionary War era title * Tory issue from Pennsylvania * Great year to have (1776) This was a decidedly Tory newspaper, supportive of the British efforts in America. This newspaper ended publication in June, 1778 when the British evacuated the city. The front page has an ad for the desertion of two soldiers from military service, with details. Page 2 begins with a report noting: "General Lee writes from Purrysburg...that he is going to break up East Florida. President Rutledge...writes that the South Carolinians had destroyed five Indian towns...". Also a list of: "Enemies to the American States, commonly called Tories, gone & going to Staten Island (t... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2021 09:37

$665.00
188347

CAPTAIN JACK Modoc Indians Lava Beds War EXECUTIONS Hangings 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480243331

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Oct. 4, 1873  * Captain Jack execution  * Lava Beds War  * Modoc Indians  The top of page 2 has an article: "Execution of the Modocs" which mentions in part: "...the day fixed by order of the President for the execution of the Modoc prisoners at Fort Klamath, Oregon...hanging of Captain Jack, Boston Charley..." and others (see). See the hyperlink for more on the Modoc Indian War. Four pages, a few minor archival mends at margins, good condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$38.00
188346

CONFEDERATE PGT Beauregard BULL RUN'S Official Report 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165063905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY EXPRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, February 4, 1862  * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas Certainly one of the less common titles from the Confederacy. Most of the front page is taken up with: "The War--Its Movements! Official Report of Gen. Beauregard Of The Battle of Manassas" which has tremendous detail. At the end it notes: "To be concluded to-morrow." Page 22 has an editorial item headed "Gen. George B. Crittenden" which is supportive of him when others were critical concerning his involvement in a recent battle. Also inside: "From Norfolk" 'From Suffolk", "The Military Bill"; a brief dispatch to General McCook signed: John H. Morgan; "The Gas Question", "Contributions For So... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$177.00
188312

BATTLE OF KELLEY CREEK Last Massacre Indians Winnemucca Nevada NV 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158870158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1911 * Battle of Kelley Creek - "Last massacre" * American Indian Wars - Winnemucca, Nevada The front page has a nice banner headline: "EIGHT INDIANS KILLED IN BATTLE WITH NEVADA POSSE" 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 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:16

$77.00
188203

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473587688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, Aug. 15, 1867  * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The top of page 2 has a report; "Fight With The Indians - Leiut. Jenness Killed". The report notes in part: "...that a hard fought battle between the Indians & whites occurred near Fort Phil Kearney...party left the fort for the purpose of gathering fuel...band of 250 savages made an attack upon them. The whites made a desperate resistance...The whites then took position behind breastworks made of wagon-boxes  ox-yokes & the savages encircled them with wild yells..." with more. This was known as the "Wagon Box Fight" during Red Cloud's War. The soldiers had a defensive wall of wagon boxes to protect... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:35

$38.00
187936

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Polygamy Trial - Chicago Fire - Lowry War 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130546539

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 20, 1871  * Great Chicago Fire disaster * Brigham Young polygamy trial * Lowry War - North Carolina Page 4 begins with a stack of heads concerning the Great Chicago Fire: "CHICAGO" "Graphic Description of the Destruction of the City That Was" "The Loss $475,000,000 and Two Hundred Lives" "The Red March of the Flames" "Mad People in a Hell of Fire" "Thieves & Murderers" "The Reign of Terror After the Ruin". Page 8 begins with heads: "THE LAWLESS LOWREYS" "Exploits of the Most Extraordinary Gang of Outlaws Known to Crime" "Robeson County, North Carolina, in Anarchy" and more. The Lowry War is a notable event in North Carolina history. Led by Henry Berry Lowry, whose father and brother were murder... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:54

$76.00
187863

LOWRY'S GANG WAR Pembroke "Scuffletown" North Carolina Outlaws 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373455333876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 6, 1872  * Lowry's War - gang * Pembroke, North Carolina * Scuffletown Over half of the last column on page three is taken up with a stack of heads on the Lowery (Lowry, Lowrie) War in North Carolina. The Lowry War is a notable event in North Carolina history. Led by Henry Berry Lowry, whose father and brother were murdered by men of the Confederate Home Guard, a band of American Indian, White and African-American men waged a guerrilla war against the white establishment from 1864 to 1872. He and his gang attained a kind of mythic status. The one-column heads include: "THE SWAMP ANGELS" "Our Captured Correspondent with the Lowery Outlaws" "Story of His Adventures & Release" "A Trap to Captur... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2021 07:33

$86.00
187862

FETTERMAN FIGHT Army Massacre Fort Phil Kearny Wyoming INDIANS 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393128107342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, December 27, 1866  * Fetterman Massacre * Fort Philip Kearney The bottom of the front page under: "Massacre At Fort Laramie" "Three Officers And Ninety Soldiers Surrounded And Butchered" is a rather brief & inconspicuous report on the Fetterman Fight, reading in full: "A terrible massacre occurred on the 22d, near Fort Phil. Kearny. Brevet Col. Fetterman, Capt. Brown, and Lieut. Gammond, of the Eighteenth Infantry, with 90 enlisted men of the Second Cavalry and Eighteenth Infantry, were surrounded by Indians, and every officer and man killed." This was one of the more deadly massacres of American soldiers during the Indian wars of the Old West. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2021 07:32

$53.00
187777

Trenton TN Tennessee NEGROES Massacre Murders & CUSTER Expedition 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373453400400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 1, 1874 * Trenton, Gibson County, Tennessee * Negroes massacred * General George Custer expedition The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "LEX TALIONIS" "The Black Butchery in Tennessee" "The Bloody 'Regulators' Lynch Fifteen Prisoners" and more. (see) Page 5 has: "THE BLACK HILLS" "Return of Custer's Expedition to Fort Lincoln" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2021 07:29

$35.00
187666

1909 CHIEF MAHASKA White Cloud Oskaloosa IA Iowa DEDICATION 1909 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373448691815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 15, 1909 * Chief Mahaska (White Cloud) statue * Oskaloosa, Iowa dedication - unveiling The top of page 6 has a two column photo with heading: "ONLY STATUE EVER ERECTED TO INDIAN" (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 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 03, 2021 07:27

$40.00
187655

San Francisco CA California Old West MODOC INDIANS Lava Beds War 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373448030800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, May 24, 1873  * Dixon Bridge Disaster - Illinois * Modoc War - Lava Beds * Captain Jack fame The top of the ftpg. has: "THE MODOC WAR" "Further Details of Hasbrouck's Successful Scout" "Captain Jack and His Party Leave Clandestinely" and more. (see) Four pages, never bound, large folio size, good condition.

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Ends March 02, 2021 15:31

$38.00
187489

1904 SIOUX CITY SD Business South Dakota Pelletier FIRE Disaster 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393111567754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 24, 1904 * Pelletier fire - Sioux City, South Dakota * Business district conflagration disaster The top of the front page has a two column heading: "FIRE SWEEPS SIOUX CITY CAUSING $2,500,000 LOSS" 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, two small, lightly inked library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2021 15:09

$38.00
187377

1903 IROQUOIS THEATRE FIRE Chicago Deadliest Disaster U.S. History1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393109227189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 29, 1903 * Iroquois Theatre fire - Chicago (1st report) * Deadliest in United States history (600+ deaths) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SCORES OF LIVES LOST IN FLAMES" with subhead. This was the deadliest single-building fire in U.S. history with over 600 deaths. (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, nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2021 15:33

$88.00
187167

McALESTER OKLAHOMA Indian Territory Dora Wright Woman HANGING 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373432156377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 17, 1903 * McAlester, Oklahoma - Indian Territory * Murderer Dora Wright - Woman hanging The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "WHITE MAN HANGED BY KENTUCKY MOB" 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, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2021 07:24

$38.00
187040

Great SIOUX WAR of 1876 Old Newspaper Post Custer Massacre - Gen. George Crook


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426333821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Sept. 12, 1876  * Post Custer massacre The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "The Sioux Campaign" "Gen. Crook's Fruitless Search--Troops Going Into Winter Quarters" and more. (see) Eight pages, close cut along spine on the front page only causing a little loss to some ads, otherwise nice.

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Ends February 12, 2021 15:18

$30.00
187009

INDIANS ON THE WARPATH Native Americans on the Great Plains 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426072863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 25, 1874 * Sioux Indians & more - Native Amercians * Generals Sherman, Sheridan and Custer Page 6 has a lengthy article on the current situation in the Great Plains that takes over 2 1/2 columns with headings: "THE RED BARBARIANS" "Fresh Cruelties and Outrages by Our Pampered Outlaws" "Horrors of Human Torture and Butchery" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2021 08:45

$40.00
186917

GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Black Hills Gold Silver Expedition DAKOTA 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419590454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 31, 1874 * General George Armstrong Custer * Black Hills gold - South Dakota expedition The top of page 10 has one column headings that include: "THE LAND OF GOLD" "Discovery of the Precious Metal in the Back Hills" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:12

$42.00
186846

Early Lake ERIE CANAL First Ship Steam Boat Travel in New York 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417651108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 5, 1825  * Early Erie Canal * 1st boat - ship journey Perhaps the most notable event reported is headed: "FROM BUFFALO" which tells of the first vessel--The Seneca Chief--to traverse the new Erie Canal. Although brief, the event was quite historic. Other news found within include an early American execution, cannibalism, a mention of German-Jews, a letter from John Quincy Adams, The Morris Canal, and more. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends February 04, 2021 14:59

$60.00
186809

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417360404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, May 27, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 11. The front page reports on a letter "...from a tory in England to his friend in New York, written in cypher...Upon deciphering it, it was found that the writer gives a very serious account of the uneasiness, tumults and mobs in England...destination of the fleet that lately left New York...some conjecture was bound to Georgia, others to Canada, while others suspect it is designed for Chesapeake Bay to form a junction with the troops of ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$1,075.00
186729

Rare FIRST TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Excursion San Francisco (#7) 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393073782442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRANS-CONTINENTAL, San Francisco, California, June 25, 1870  * First Transcontinental Railroad "Overland Route" * Very first excursion published newspaper (#7) This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & published on a train. This is issue number 7, published at San Francisco after reaching its western terminus & before returning to the East. Each issue recorded the process of the journey with the sights and events along th... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2021 15:08

$385.00
186549

OPERATION REDWING 1st Airbourne Nuclear Atomic Bomb Bikini Atoll 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394263173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. May 21, 1956 * Operation Redwing - Cherokee nuclear weapon * 1st U.S. air delivered thermonuclear device * Bikini Atoll - Marshall Islands The front page has a one column heading: "H-Bomb Dropped From B52" with subhead. (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:49

$38.00
186522

JOSIAH FLAGG First 1st Native American Born DENTIST Advertisement 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373393710014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 20, 1796  * 1st native American dentist * Josiah Flagg advertisement A ftpg. "Act" of the Mass. legislature is signed in type by the governor: Samuel Adams. Also on the ftpg. is an ad for: "Dr. J. Flagg, Surgeon Dentist" with details. Kane lists Flagg as the first native-born America dentist. Four pages, damp staining, discrete archival mend at the interior spine.

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:17

$43.00
186356

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048833092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1867 * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The front page has a small one column  heading: "Encounter with the Savages near Fort Kearny--The Indians Routed" 1st report coverage on the Wagon Box Fight during Red Cloud's War. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some printing flaws including one in the mentioned report affecting some text (see image), minor margin wear, but otherwise good condition.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:14

$32.00
186221

Early GEORGE WASHINGTON French & Indian War Gov. Robert Dinwiddie 1755 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393040323368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, July, 1755  * Early George Washington * Governor Robert Dinwiddie There are no less than two high points in this issue, the first being an article headed: "Gov. Dinwiddie's Speech to the Assembly of Virginia" in which he relates various reports from the French & Indian War, including mention of  "...general Braddock, commander in chief of all his majesty's forces on this continent..." and others. There is also a report reading in part: "The poor men who suffered at the meadows with colonel Washington recommend to your favour as they were disabled in the service of their country...".  This is very early & rather rare mention of George Washington, when he was just 23 years old. The very fir... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2021 10:54

$220.00
185634

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322324274

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 7, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * On the Battle of Bull Run A very rare title and great to have it contain the word “Southern” and also the motto which reads: “The South—Equality or Independence”. The front page has much on the correspondence between Lord Russell and Secretary of State Seward on the Trent Affair. But the prime content is found on the back page of which two-thirds is taken up with the conclusion of the: “Report of Gen. Beauregard on the Battle of Manassas” which contains tremendous detail & is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Also: “The Rumored Resignation” of Stonewall Jackson; “On To Richmon... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:05

$175.00
185359

USS PUEBLO Incident Navy Ship Captured by No. Korean Forces 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302944972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 24, 1968  * USS Pueblo incident (1st report)  * No. Korea  The front page features reporting of the Pueblo Incident with a nice banner headline: "KOREA REDS SEIZE U.S. NAVY SHIP" with subhead, two related photos and map. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, very minor wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:17

$72.00
185223

JOHN TWO GUNS WHITE CALF Buffalo Indian Chief Nickel Fame PHOTO 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292340355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., June 2, 1921 * JohnTwo Guns White Calf * Chief of Piegan Blackfeet * Indians - Native Americans Page 5 has a photo showing John Two Guns White Calf with Chicago Mayor Thompson with brief text mentioning this is the Indian who posed for the Buffalo Nickel. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear art the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:12

$40.00
184531

ENGLISH CRICKET TEAM Surrey 11 & Battle of Bull Run Va. PRINTS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226064259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, August 31, 1861  * The Surrey eleven cricket team portrait * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas (in America) Inside has: "The Surrey Eleven" with a full page portrait of the cricket team. Another full-page print has: "The Civil War In America: Engagement Between The 71st New York And An Alabama Regiment At The Battle Of Bull Run". Other prints include: "Regatta at Halifax Harbor, Nova Scotia" "General View of Sydney, New South Wales" and more. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:55

$53.00
184519

MEDICINE LODGE TREATY Kansas Plains Indians & Government PRINTS 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952219279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Nov. 16, 1867  * Treaty (treaties) of Medicine Lodge The prime content concerns the Medicine Lodge Treaty, taking all of page 5 and includes 4 prints, the largest captioned: "Council of the Arapahoe & Comanche Indians on Medicine Lodge Creek, Arkansas...". The others show: "Comanche Indians on the Way to the Great Council on Medicine Lodge Creek", "The Peace Commissioners & Indians Going to the Great Council Grounds..." and: "Chiefs of Comanche and Kiowas Signing the Final Peace Treaty". There is a related article as well. Other prints of interesting include: "Laying the Nicolson Pavement in St. Louis" "The Dike...Bergen Hill, New Jersey" "View from East Newark, N.J..." "... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:48

$77.00
184250

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 New York City w/ INDIANS Native Americans News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198503207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, April 22, 1795  * Uncommon title * Native Americans Page 3 has a report from "Pittsburgh" prefaced with: "We are informed that a party of land-jobbers from the neighbourhood of Whelin [Wheeling?], have returned there & brought in with them an Indian Scalp. The circumstances as related to us are as follows:..." and the details do follow. Also: "Extracts from letters written by an officer in Gen. Wayne's army" datelines at Fort Wayne, Miami Villages, with reports concerning the Indians. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, various water staining.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:19

$42.00
184208

BATTLE OF DRY Sorass LAKE Calif. Modoc Indians War Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198459629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1873  * Battle of Dry Lake * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE RED ENEMY" "Details of the Fight at Sorass Lake" "General Jack In Command" "A Victory At Last" "Rout of the Modocs, with the Loss of Horses and Ammunition" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:49

$44.00
184179

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190332943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1873  * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack * Post Second Battle of the Stronghold This issue has much reporting on the Modoc Indian War among others. Coverage can be found on pages 5, 7 & 9 with headings that include: "BLANKET INDIANS" "Modoc Jack And His Brethren" "THE RED MEN" "No Hope of Capturing Captain Jack or His Band" "THE MODOCS" "Savage Fortifications" "The Indians Alleged to Have Burned Their Dead" and much more. Lengthy text. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:26

$44.00
184175

MODOC INDIANS WAR Captain Jack Kills General Edward Canby 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190331217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TE NEW YORK HERALD, April 13, 1873. * Modoc Indians War - Captain Jack * Gen. Edward Canby assassination (1st report) Page 8 has nice one column headings that include: "MASSACRE" "Bloody Treachery of the Lava Beds Indians" "General Canby and Rev. Dr. Thomas Butchered" "THE ATTACK" "Captain Jack Decoys the General and the Peace Commissioners to Talk" and more. Lengthy text. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition. Lengthy text takes up 3 1/2 columns. See photos for portion. Other news of the day, Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:23

$72.00
183894

MASSACRE CANYON Great Plains Indians Last Battle in Nebraska 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916048283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 14, 1873  * Massacre Canyon - Nebraska * Great Plains Indians The top of page 5 has a column with heads: "INDIAN SLAUGHTER" "Great Battle in the Republican Valley" "Bloody Fight Between the Pawnees and Sioux" "Sky Chief, Squaw and Papoose Among the Slaughtered" "Pawnees' Loss in Dead and Wounded Over 100" "Horrible Barbarity Of The Sioux". A detailed account of the battle of Massacre Canyon, fought in Nebraska. It was one of the last hostilities between the Pawnee and the Sioux and the last battle/massacre between Great Plains Indians in North America. Complete in 10 pages, toning at the folds with some archival mending, irregular along the spine.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:16

$52.00
183883

WATKINS GLEN Finger Lakes Region Seneca County New York FLOOD 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158603538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1935 * Watkins Glen flood (1st report) * Seneca County, New York * Finger Lakes region The top of the front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD IN UP-STATE FLOODS, 7 MISSING, MANY HOMELESS; DAMAGE IS PUT AT $10,000,000" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:10

$38.00
183872

GOINGSNAKE MASSACRE Tahlequah Oklahoma SHOOTOUT Cherokee Nation 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158305425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1872 * Goingsnake massacre * Cherokee Nation - Oklahoma * Official report of the event The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE CHEROKEE MASSACRE" "Official Reports Of the Fight" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 16:19

$57.00
183804

WAR OF 1812 Battle of Big Sandy Creek New York & Fort Oswego 1814 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912994594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YANKEE, Boston, June 10, 1814 * Battle of Big Sandy Creek & more Although the ftpg. has a dispatch headed: "Abdication Of Bonaparte", pages 2 and 3 have reports on the War of 1812 including: "Capture of 300 of the Enemy on Lake Ontario" "Further Particulars of the Affair at Sandy Creek" "Indian Massacre" "Latest From Halifax" "Gun Boat Flotilla" "More British Brutality" "From Lake Champlain" "Latest from the Chesapeake" and even more. Four page, some staining, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:30

$38.00
183697

INDIANS Native Americans w/ Chief Red Cloud at Cooper Institute 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906308977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 8, 1872 * Indians - Native Americans * Chief Red Cloud speech * Cooper Institute peace meeting The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "LO! THE POOR INDIAN !" "Reception of Our Red-Skinned Visitors at the Cooper Institute Last Evening" "Speeches by Red Cloud, Red Dog...." and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:04

$33.00
183652

TECUMSEH Shawnee Indian Leader Walpole Island Ontario BONES Found 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145540519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1931 * Tecumseh bones found in Canada * Native American - Shawnee leader * Walpole Island First Nation - Ontario The top of page 9 has a two column heading: "Tecumseh's Bones Believed Found in Ontario At the Island Cabin of a Chief's Widow" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, two small library stamps with the masthead, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:05

$45.00
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