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183770

1871 HYDE PARK PA Pennsylvania Oxford Mine Cave In Disaster Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911752376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 17, 1871 * Oxford Mine cave in * Hyde Park, Pennsylvania Page 7 has one column headings that include: "Excitement At the Coal Mines" "Caving In of the Mines at Hyde Park, PA." "People Deserting Their Homes in Terror" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:02

$34.00
183769

Gangsters CHICAGO PUBLIC ENEMIES Al Capone & Bugs Moran LIST 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911751635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 24, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * George 'Bugs' Moran & more * Gangster era original This 52 page newspaper has one column headings on page 3 that include: "LISTS 28 GANGSTERS AS PUBLIC ENEMIES" "Chicago Commission Names Capone, Moran, Diamond and Saltis Among Others" "POLICE TO HARASS THEM" and more. (see) Coverage on a list made by Chicago officials trying to intimidate local gangsters including Al Capone. This was one the first time the word "Public Enemy" was used. John Dillinger was considered the 1st public enemy but not until 1934. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:02

$50.00
183768

Great REVOLUTIONARY WAR George Washington & WILLIAM HOWE H. Gates 1778 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152435708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1778 * Revolutionary War * From the enemy * Lengthy reporting The first article is: "Lord North's Propositions for Peace with America" taking over 4 pages. There is also a very lengthy item: "Extracts from the Congress Accounts of the Northern Expedition" which takes over 6 pages with terrific reading & includes a letter signed: "Horatio Gates". There is great reading in: "An Account of the Transactions in America during the last Campaign" which is very good on George Washington & General Howe in New Jersey and the Chesapeake area (see for portions). A report from Annapolis that Gen. Howe made propositions of peace in Congress. Other American items as well. Included is the fu... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:01

$90.00
183765

JOHN HAMILTON Bank Robber & Dillinger Gang Criminal BODY FOUND 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152258535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1935 * John Hamilton's body found * John Dillinger gang member The front page has a one column heading: "FIND BODY OF LAST OF DILLINGER GANG" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On April 23, Hamilton, Dillinger and Homer Van Meter were again confronted by authorities in Hastings, Minnesota, and another shootout ensued. Hamilton was mortally wounded by a bullet as he and the rest of the gang escaped in a car. The gang again took him to see doctor Joseph Moran in Chicago. For some reason, Moran refused to treat Hamilton... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:23

$45.00
183764

SHAVUOT Feast of Weeks Pentacost JEWS Jewish Holiday Festival 1872 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152255085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 13, 1872 * Shavuot - Feast of Weeks - Pentacost * Jews - Jewish holiday - Hebrew festival Page 4 has an article headed: "The Jewish Feast Of Pentacost" with subhead. (see) Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:21

$33.00
183763

THE HARDEST DAY Battle of Britain German Luftwaffe World War II 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152253662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 19, 1940 * The Hardest Day - Battle of Britain * German Luftwaffe vs. British Royal Air Force * World War II - WWII The front page has a six column headline: "600 NAZI PLANES RAID LONDON AREA AGAIN; 140 DOWNED, R.A.F. ATTACKS CHANNEL BASES" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Thirty-four pahes, rag edition, piece cut away at lower left corner with unrelated text loss (see), otherwise in great condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:18

$39.00
183762

WILLIAM CAPTAIN KIDD Infamous Pirate Treasure Hunt at Cape May NJ 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152253090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 31, 1872 * William - Captain Kidd * Infamous 17th century pirate * Cape May, New Jersey treasure ? The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "'DIGGING FOR GOLD'" "The Everlasting Captain Kydd (sic) and His Bags of Treasure" "A Gigantic Joke On Jersey" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:17

$36.00
183761

KKK Klux Klux Klan INFESTED South Carolina SPARTANSBURG County SC 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911616586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 15, 1871 * Ku Klux Klan - KKK outrages * Spartansburg County SC South Carolina The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE KU KLUX" "The Alleged Outrages in South Carolina" "A Visit To The Ku Klux Prisoners" and more. Very lengthy text takes up entire page and continues on page 5. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, small cutout on the front page, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:17

$38.00
183760

LYDIA SHERMAN The Derby Poisoner Connecticut Serial Killer TRIAL 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152250433

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

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:16

$35.00
183759

INVASION OF POLAND World War II Start Close Adolph Hitler Danzig 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911606039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 26, 1939 * World War II about to start * Adolph Hitler defying World * Poland attacked in 4 days The front page features a banner headline: "DRAFT HITLER PROCLAMATION; Poland Offers Parley; Roosevelt Again Asks Nazis to Accept" with subheads. (see) Full back page related pictorial as well. Germany would attack Poland 5 days later, starting World War II. Nice for display. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small related binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:00

$42.00
183758

LONDON CHRONICLE American Colonies TAXATION Pre Revolutionary War 1769 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152221248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, Dec. 21, 1769 * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * American colonies & England Page 2 has a report from Williamsburg, Virginia, headed "America" which notes: "...informs us that they are in daily apprehension of an Indian war in consequence of the late murders committed on those people..." with a bit more. Also a report from Boston which includes a report of the publisher of the 'Boston Chronicle' being ill-treated by men who Mein reported unkindly about in his newspaper. Also a report from London notes: "...the plan for restoring the tranquility of the Colonies will consist chiefly in fixing the quota of the different provinces...the respective Assemblies having the choice of the easiest methods ... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:59

$47.00
183756

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152218240

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

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:54

$288.00
183755

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152218087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 29, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * General Braxton Bragg Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various items inside are: "The Yankee Draft" "Progress & Events of the War" "Columbus Guards & Columbus Volunteers" "Confederate States Senator" "Affairs in Tennessee--Bragg Ordered to Richmond" "Gen. John H. Morgan Hangs the Federal Provost Marshal of Lexington" "From Bragg's Army" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise goo... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:54

$138.00
183744

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Utah Mormons & Pike's Peak Gold PRINTS 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 13, 1859 * Mormons - Mormonism * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Pike's Peak gold rush A nice front page illustration 'The Scene of the Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah Territory' with article as well. Nice full page with 3 illustrations of: 'The Pike's Peak Gold Mines'. A full page illustration of "The 'Battle of Magenta' at Jones's Wood, New York". A full page illustration is comprised of two half-page illustrations "The White Mountains - The Ride" and "The White Mountains - All Aboard!". This issue also contains a serialized portion of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens. Complete in 16 pages, re-glued at the spine, never-trimmed margins, a few discrete archival mends inside, go... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:52

$120.00
183743

Best QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Photos in a London England 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY SKETCH, London, "Coronation Souvenir", June 3, 1953 * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II A tabloid-size newspaper with the full ftpg. takenup with a photo of the just coronated Queen Elizabeth with Prince Philip, and: "Happy And Glorious!" As would be imagined a great wealth of text & photos on the coronation inside including a doublepage centerfold of the actual coronation event. Complete in 24 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:52

$43.00
183742

Rare WILMINGTON Los Angeles County Southern CALIFORNIA Old West 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049055

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON JOURNAL, Los Angeles County, California, Dec. 23, 1865 * Very rare old West publication A quite rare title and very early from Los Angeles County. Gregory notes that only one American institution has any sizable holdings of this title. A typical newspaper of the day with local & regional news, plus a wealth of ads. Four pages, various old tape repairs inside, some staining, wear at the margins & folds.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:51

$84.00
183741

Rare ALHAMBRA Los Angeles County CALIFORNIA Short Lived 1890 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908239413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALHAMBRA REVIEW, California, April 25, 1890 * Very rare publication This is the volume 1, number 24 issue of this scarce title from Los Angeles County. According to Gregory it only lasted about a year. A four page issue of tabloid size mostly taken up with local tidbits and a wealth of advertisements. Minor fold wear, good condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:50

$64.00
183740

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON EVENING POST England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908239126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, June 28, 1777 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The ftpg. has some news items including: "...That Philadelphia is too strong to be attempted on any side. That Mr. Washington has removed from Morristown to Bound Brook...Mr. Washington is, by his new position, between 8 and 9 miles nearer to New York. That Lord Cornwallis is acting upon the defensive in Jersey..." with more. One-quarter of page 3 is taken up with a fine letter critical off the British in America, a few bits including: "The situation of this country becomes every day more & more critical...and the American war, instead of opening to us in its progress, any prospect of success any prospect of succ... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:50

$59.00
183738

ANN ELIZA Leaves Brigham YOUNG re. Polygamy Divorce Case MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149047648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 6, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham Young divorce * Mormons - polygamy Page has an article headed: "Utah" "Mrs. Young No. 17 in the Hands of Her Lawyers...". See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:48

$37.00
183737

Rare COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA w/ War of the Regulation NC Regulators 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908237381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, July 4, 1771 * Rare Colonial Pennsylvania title * North Carolina regulators * Great masthead for display This newspaper features one of the larger & more decorative masthead engravings to be found in a colonial America newspaper. Colonists certainly had no idea how the country & situation would change in just five years from this date! The ftpg. is taken up with reports from London & Naples but includes one bit: "By a report made this week, it appears that the commerce of North America is now in a very flourishing condition." Page 3 has news datelines from Boston, New York, and Philadelphia. One item mentions: "...from Wilmington, North Carolina..... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:47

$175.00
183736

Nice JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Clown ARREST w/ Photos 1978 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908237002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, Dec. 24, 1978 * John Wayne Gacy arrest * Serial "killer clown" discovered * Best title to be had ? - very rare Here is nice issue on the discovery of John Wayne Gacy's crimes in a Chicago suburb. The front page has a heading: "5th body found; Suburb hunt continues" with much reporting inside with some related photos. Gacy was arrested just two days earlier. Great to have this in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 80 pages, tabloid size, a little light foxing along the bottom and left margin, generally very nice.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:46

$88.00
183735

HEAVEN'S GATE Marshall Applewhite Religious Cult Mass SUICIDE 1997 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908236712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 27, 1997 * Heaven's Gate mass suicide (1st report) * Religious cult leader Marshall Applewhite * UFO religion - Rancho Santa Fe, California The front page has a banner headline: "39 Dead in Apparent Suicide; Bodies Found in Rancho Santa Fe Mansion" with subheads and related photo. (see) More on pages 32 & 33. Nice to have in this Southern California publication. Complete with all sections (125+ pages) , minor creasing, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:46

$115.00
183734

L. Frank Baum's Book THE WIZARD OF OZ to Hollywood ? for Movie 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149046657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 19, 1938 * "The Wizard of Oz" to be a movie ? * L. Frank Baum's book up for sale ? * Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? The top of page 19 has a interesting report under: "SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD" with the heading: "'The Wizard of Oz' in Demand Following the Box-Office Success of 'Snow White'" (see) Coverage on L. Frank Baum's book wanted to make a film. A agreement would be made in this month and was Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:45

$57.00
183733

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149046242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI NEWS, Florida, Nov. 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS DEAD ! " "Felled By Assassin In Dallas" in huge letters on the front page, as the pagination is odd. There are 8 pages total which is likely all this edition had, but they are numbered 1, 2, 7, 8, 13, 14, 19 & 20. It is called the: "Blue Streak Edition" as a blue streak runs down the right margin. Nice condition, and a terrific issue for display given this huge & very dramatic headline.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:44

$88.00
183710

CAPTAIN DAVID PORTER United States Navy Naval Exploits War of 1812-13 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146616566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Dec. 23, 1813 * Captain David Porter * United States Navy * War of 1812 - naval Inside has some items on the War of 1812 including; "Capt. Isaac Hull concerning honoring him for: "...the glorious victory over the Guerriere...". Also: "Tribute To Valor" and "The Essex Frigate" which is a lengthy letter signed in type by: David Porter, with details on his victory over the British ship Montezuma. Then another lengthy letter signed by David Porter on his naval exploits. Four pages, damp stains to the right side, good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:16

$34.00
183709

TENNESSEE STATEHOOD Joining the Union Recognized by Congress 1796 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906317496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 20, 1796 * Tennessee statehood An item on pg. 2 headed: "Tenesee [sic]" noting: "...relative to the territory south of the Ohio reported that that territory, now bearing the name of the State of Tenesee, was entitled to all the privileges enjoyed by the other States of the Union, and that it should be one of the sixteen states of America. Read twice & committed." And there is another brief item reading: "Another star to be added to the Federal Constellation---The new State of Tenesee is recognized by Congress." Tennessee would be officially admitted to the Union on June 1, 1796. Four pages, a small piece missing from the bottom, chipping at the right margin, but neither affect the ... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:15

$54.00
183707

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Miners Mining Discoveries 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906317012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 2, 1848 * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page 3 has a report headed: "From California" which includes in part: "...fully confirms the most glowing accounts heretofore received in the States of the richness & extent of the gold region...the gold is found from the tops of the highest mountains to the bottom of the rivers..." with more. An early report on the California Gold Rush. Four pages, binding indents at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:14

$67.00
183706

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906316785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 11, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point A great issue celebrating the completion of the historic transcontinental railroad. East meets West. The first column begins with nice heads: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "The Last Rail Laid and the Last Spike Drive" "San Francisco and New York Linked to Each Other" "Celebration of the Event Throughout the United States" with a wealth of other subheads. The text is headed: "Official Announcement of the Competition of the Road--The Point of Junction, Promontory Summit, Utah, May 10, 1869" It reads: "The last rail is laid--the last spike driven. The Pacific Railroad is complete. The point of junction is 1,086 mil... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:14

$177.00
183705

MORMONS Mormonism Attacked by Indians Salt Lake City Settlements 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146615332

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Oct. 13, 1853 * Mormons attacked by Native Americans Page 2 has: "The Mormons in Trouble" which includes in part: "...The Indians are actually harassing the Mormons at a sad rate..." with various details, and ending with: "paradisaical...Life at Salt lake will not be, for a time at least, the paradisaical affair it was wont to be." Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:14

$48.00
183704

TREATY OF FORT GIBSON w/ Florida Seminole Indians Andrew Jackson 1834 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906316227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Washington, D.C., May 8, 1834 * Treaty of Fort Gibson * Seminole Indians The last column of the front page is taken up with a treaty between the United States and the Seminole Indians of Florida, made at Fort Gibson. It is signed in type by President Andrew Jackson, and the "X" mark of 7 Indian chiefs. The ftpg. has a wealth of ads including a: "$25 Reward" for a runway slave, with details. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:13

$38.00
183703

1699 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 321 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England Rare


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146613314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 22, 1699 * New governor in Leeward Islands * Caribbean Sea Page 2 has a report noting: "His Majesty has been pleased to constitute Christopher Codrington Esq., Captain-General and Governor in Chief of His Majesty's Leeward Caribee islands in America, in the room of his father Colonel Cadrington deceased...". Single sheet, 7 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches, great condition with wide margins.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:10

$48.00
183702

USS CONSTITUTION United States Navy Frigate Sail Ship KEEL LAID 1797 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146613180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 20, 1795 * USS Constitution construction begins * Laying of the keel - United States Navy A page 3 report under "Federal Frigate" reports the beginning of work on this famous addition to the U.S. Navy, stating in part: "...the keel of the United States frigate...was finished laying. It is 156 feet in length, and from the elegance of the workmanship, and the goodness of the timber of which it is composed...we anticipate she will be one of the finest vessels that ever floated...". This was actually the keel of what would be the frigate Constitution as the frigates had yet to formally named at this point. Four pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:10

$133.00
183701

EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln Slaves Free 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146610656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Oct. 4, 1862 * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln * Rare Southern California title Quite rare to find Civil War era newspapers from Los Angeles, which at the time had a population of less than 5,000. But the content is not just typical war-related reports. Page 2 begins with: "The President's Proclamation" which doesn't just have the full text of his historic document, but is prefaced with a quite lengthy editorial beginning: "Below, we give the proclamation lately issued by the President, declaring the slaves of the South free after the 1st of January next..." and so much more. Following this is the actual text of the Proclamation, which includes: "...That on the ... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:07

$490.00
183700

Great Decorative President WILLIAM McKINLEY Assassination DEATH 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906312048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, California, Sept. 14, 1901 * President William McKinley assassination Avery graphic, broadside-like front page announcing the death of President McKinley. The banner headline reads: "OUR GREAT PRESIDENT IS DEAD" with subheads: Nation's Martyr" "William McKinley the Victi of a Lawless Hatred" "With a Benediction In His Heart He Bows to the Divine Will ad Passes to His Eternal Rest". There are also more related heads on McKinley in a tombstone-like graphic at the center of the page, and there are 22 U.S. flags rimming the front page, all at half-mast. Present are the outer leaves only being pages 1, 2, 11 and 12. There is glue at the spine and at portion of the central fold, scattered foxing,... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:07

$67.00
183699

Gettysburg DEAD CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS Buried in Hollywood Cemetery 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906311360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 21, 1872 * re. Battle of Gettysburg * Dead Confederate soldiers * Hollywood Cemetery - Richmond Page 7 has an article headed: "The Dead From Gettysburg" "Solemn Funeral Procession in Richmond Yesterday" "The Remains of 718 Confederate Soldiers Finally Interred" (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:06

$38.00
183698

ANNA DE NOAILLES Death & Luis Miguel Sanchez Cerro Assassination 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146608048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 1, 1933 * Luis Miguel Sanchez Cerro assassination * President of Peru - Peruvian army officer * Anna de Noailles death * Romanian-French writer The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PRESIDENT IS SLAIN IN PERU ON LEAVING REVIEW OF TROOPS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of the president of Peru. The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "ANNA DE NOAILLES, FRENCH POET, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:06

$39.00
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
183696

1st COLLIN COUNTY TEXAS Stephen Ballew Legal Execution HANGING 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146606342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1872 * Stephen Ballew hanging * Collin County, Texas * 1st legal execution The top of page 5 has one column headings: "The Gallows In Texas" "Hanging of the Notorious Steph. Ballew...." (see) Stephen Ballew was the first person legally hanged in Collin County. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, ice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:03

$38.00
183677

SOVIET ATOMIC BOMB PROJECT Russia Becomes a Nuclear Superpower 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905164796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1949 * Semipalatinsk Test Site "The Polygon" * Soviet atomic bomb project revealed * Joins America as a nuclear super power The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ATOM BLAST IN RUSSIA DISCLOSED; TRUMAN AGAIN ASKS U.N. CONTROL; VISHINSKY PROPOSES A PEACE PACT" with many subheads. (see) Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:28

$52.00
183675

THE GREAT DEPRESSION ERA Financial Gloom 1931 Wall Street Journal Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145554116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, San Francisco, California, November 16, 1931 * Original from the Great Depression This newspaper has business news, charts, stock quotes and more throughout during a time in American history that was not so promising. Get a first hand look at what was going on in the business World during this dark time. Complete with 8 pages, Light even toning, a little wear at the top, right corner, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:27

$35.00
183674

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145553632

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

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:26

$45.00
183673

THE GREAT THUMB FIRE Michigan Bad Ax LAKE HURON Sanilac Lapeer MI 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905160310

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, West Virginia, September 12, 1881 * The great thumb fire - Huron * re. James A. Garfield assassination The top of the front page has small one column headings: "The Forest Fires" "The Loss of Life--Terrible Stories of Suffering" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:21

$32.00
183672

TEXTILE WORKERS STRIKE w/ Honea Path SC Southern States RIOTS 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145550843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1934 * Honea Path, South Carolina riot * Chiquola Mill workers incident * General Textile Strike of 1934 The top of the front page has a three column headline: "7 STRIKERS KILLED IN SOUTH, SIX IN FIGHT WITH WORKERS; BAR TALK TILL MILLS CLOSE" with subheads. Lengthy text continues on the following pages with two related photos. Loads of text here. First report coverage on the Chiuola Mill incident at Honea Path, South Carolina during the general textile strike of 1934. Much coverage on the riots in other parts of the South. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, lig... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:20

$50.00
183671

SANTA MARIA RIVER Muchos Canyon INDIANS 5th Cavalry Battle ARIZONA1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905159629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1872 * Muchos Canyon, Santa Maria River, Arizona * Captain J. W. Mason - U. S. 5th Cavalry Page 5 has two articles under: "The Indians" See image for text here. Complete with all 8 pages, minor light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$32.00
183670

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Slaves Emancipated in Washington D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145550224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 17, 1862 * President Lincoln emancipates the slaves in Washington, D.C. * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The most noteworthy content is found on page 10: "Important Message of the President to Congress" "Approval of the Bill Abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia" "The Names & Antecedents of the Emancipation Commissioners" and more. The document is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This Act ended slavery in the nation's capital and compensated both former owners and freed slaves. The front pag has considerable reporting from Congress debating the bill for abolishing slavery in the District of Columbia. It is followed by: "The President's Policy Explained" which carries... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$115.00
183669

Rare 1967 NATION OF ISLAM Elijah Muhammad African-American MUSLIM Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145549961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MUHAMMAD SPEAKS, Chicago, Aug. 25,1967 * Nation of Islam religious movement * Elijah Muhammad - founder * Fight for civil rights era original The front page has: "Messenger Muhammad: A NATION IN A NATION!", which includes a photo of "The Hon. Elijah Muhammad" with a related article inside. Other articles within: "Revolt Against Viet War Splits 'White Power' "Eye-Witness Tells of Storm-Trooper Shooting of Black Youths" "Women in Islam" and so much more. The tack page is taken up with: "The Muslim Program - What the Muslims Want" and "What the Muslims Believe". The issue is complete in 28 pages, nice condition. Note: This newspaper was one of the most widely-read that was produced by an African American organiza... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:19

$44.00
183666

INTERNATIONAL BOAT RACE Atalanta vs. London Crews Rowing Thames 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145547627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 28, 1869 * The international boat race * Atalanta vs. London boat club crew * The River Thames - London w/ map Page 3 has a four column map with headline: "THE INTERNATIONAL ROWING MATCH" and more. Also one column headings: "THE GREAT BOAT RACE" "The Match Between the Atalanta and London Rowing Club Crews Contested on the Thames" "Immense Assemblage of People on the River Banks" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, some spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:13

$34.00
183665

9/11 TERRORISTS Suicide Attack Osama Bin Laden World Trade Center 2001 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145547298

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE, A Special Afternoon Edition, Penn., September 11, 2001 * 9/11 Terrorists attack * World Trade Center Because most newspapers today are morning papers, most reported the tragedy of September 11 in their Sept. 12 issue. But some printed an "Extra" edition later the same day, such as this newspaper. The banner headline reads: "Attacked" with: "Thousands Could be Dead" and more with 3 related photos. Nice for display. Every page in this special edition publication is related to this infamous event. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the fold and left margin, very nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:12

$45.00
183664

Very Rare 18th Century APPLEBEE'S London England w/ Red Tax Stamp 1733 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392905153860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: APPLEBEE'S ORIGINAL WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, England, August 25, 1733 * Very rare 18th century publication * w/ red tax stamp A quite rare title which existed from 1720-1737 with most of the news reports on pages 2 and 3. The news is almost entirely of British interest and consists more of brief, wide-ranging news items rather than lengthy articles. The bkpg. is taken up with advertisements. Four pages, 9 1/4 by 14 inches, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:12

$77.00
183662

MOUNT VESUVIUS Stratovolcano Gulf of Naples Italy ERUPTION 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373145546328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 17, 1872 * Mount Vesuvius eruption * Gulf of Naples, Italy The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "VESUVIUS" "'The Mountain Has Fallen In and Ever So Many People Are Killed'" "Opening Of A New Crater" "A Party of Explorers Destroyed by the Fiery Lava" "Two Hundred Lives Sacrificed" "Streams Of Lava Ten Feet Deep" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 11, 2020 15:11

$47.00
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