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183393

UNIVERSITY RACE Intercollegiate Regatta Rowing at Springfield MAP 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373131358099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 16, 1873 * Intercollegiate Regatta * Connecticut River * Springfield, Massachusetts * Boat - rowing The top of page 7 has a four column map headed: "THE INTER-COLLEGIATE COURSE" and more which shows area where the race was to be held with the college boarding places. (see) One column headings include: "THE SPRINGFIELD REGATTA" "A Rapid Survey of the Course and the Crews" and more. (see) Yale would be the eventual winner in this year's event. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:31

$38.00
183392

JESSE JAMES-Younger Gang's First Train Robbery Holdup Editorial 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373131357711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 23, 1873 * Jesse James-Younger Gang * First train robbery - holdup * Rock Island Railroad - Adair, Iowa Page 6 has an editorial on the first train robbery by Jesse James and the James Gang, although the men were not identified at the time of this report. The editorial is headed: "Highwaymen on the Rail" See images for text. This holdup took place just a few days earlier. Twelve pages, a few archival mends on unrelated pages, generally very nice.

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:30

$38.00
183391

CHARLES LINDBERGH Receives Medal of Honor Calvin Coolidge & Photo 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890255591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1928 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * President Calvin Coolidge * Receives Medal of Honor * Transatlantic airplane flight The front page has a one column heading: "COOLIDGE PRESENTS MEDAL TO LINDBERGH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on aviator Charles Lindbergh receiving the Congressional Medal of Honor from President Calvin Coolidge. More on page 3 with related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins ,generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On December 14, 1927, a Special Act of Congress awarded Lindbergh the Medal ... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:30

$42.00
183390

1ST MEDAL OF HONOR Recipients w/ Jacob Parrott & More Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890252049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has--and on the front page--a report somewhat inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It lists the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Near the bottom of the ftpg. is a single-column heading: "PROMOTION AND REWARD," which states: "Sergent Mason, Corporals Pettinger and Benedick, and Privates Benninger, Buffman and Parrott, captured by the rebels while attempting to destroy railroad bridges in Georgia, under orders from Gen. Mitchel, and who suffered most inhuman treatment at the ha... See More  

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:22

$230.00
183389

HUBERT WILKINS Trans-Arctic Airplane Polar FLIGHT Photos 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373131348033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 3, 1928 * Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins * Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson * Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway The front page of this rotogravure section has 7 related photos concerning the trans-arctic airplane flight. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:22

$42.00
183388

19th Century REACH'S & SPALDING'S Baseball Guides Advertisements from 1885


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890251618

Here is a single leaf (pages 15 & 16) from The New York Clipper newspaper for the date March 21, 1885 which has two very decorative advertisements for: "Reach's Baseball Guide" and "Spalding's Baseball Guide" among others. These ads are on opposite pages and also on opposite sides, so if you were to cut them out, it wouldn't affect the other. Single leaf only.

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:21

$23.00
183387

Rare HOLLIDAYSBURG PA Blair County Pennsylvania Altoona Area 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392890251360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOLLIDAYSBURG REGISTER, Penn. Nov. 21, 1877 * Uncommon title * Blair County This four page newspaper has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Four pages, some wear at the folds, light staining, generally good.

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Ends August 29, 2020 15:21

$32.00
183369

ROBERT H. GODDARD Early Rockets Rocketry - Earth PHOTOS ? 1920 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129823917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1920 * Robert H. Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Photography above Earth The back page has one column headings that include: "GODDARD ROCKETS TO TAKE PICTURES" "Scientist Believes Photographs Could Be Obtained Above the Earth's Atmosphere" "Must First Explore Air" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:46

$57.00
183368

BOBBY JONES Wins Grand Slam of PGA Golf Championship Historic 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889049444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL, Penn. September 28, 1930 * Bobby Jones wins grand Slam of golf * Historic PGA feat (1st report) The top of the front page has an historic three column headline: "BOBBY JONES SWAMPS GENE HOMANS 8 AND 7 TO WIN GOLF CROWN" with subheads that include: "Cleans Up and Annexes Four National Titles" and more with photo. (see) First section only with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:45

$115.00
183367

THE GOONIES Cult Classic Film Movie Opening Week AD 1985 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889049318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 14, 1985 * Best "The Goonies" film advertisement * Grand Opening week movie premiere * Adventure comedy cult classic An issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Goonies" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage... See More  

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:45

$68.00
183366

PROVIDENCE Webster County KY Kentucky Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889049127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 16, 1939 * Providence, Webster County, Kentucky * Coal mine dust explosion disaster The front page has a one column heading: "RESCUERS LOSE HOPE FOR ALL 28 IN MINE BLAST" with subhead and small map. First report coverage continues on page 2 with related illustration and photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:45

$48.00
183365

YOUNG BROTHERS MASSACRE Ozarks Police Killings Missouri Shootout 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889048951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, January 3, 1932 * Young Brothers Massacre (1st report) * Brookline, Missouri - Public enemy era * The Ozarks Mountains - police killings The front page has a banner headline: "1000 MEN SEEK DESPERADOES WHO KILLED SIX OFFICERS" with subheads. (see) Unfortunately there is a blue stamp "REDEEMED" which affects the headline here. Probably done at a library or institution. (see) Still nice for display though. First report coverage on the Young Brothers Massacre at Brookline, Missouri. Twenty-four pages, light toning, some spine wear, the mentioned blue stamp, generally good.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:44

$58.00
183363

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129821842

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Dec. 13, 1893 * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "An Old Fable Brought Up To Date." double-page centerfold: "The Return From Exile." back page: has 3 color prints which relate to the poem: "Proper Pride". Sixteen pages, very small piece from a lower corner, very nice condition.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:43

$28.00
183362

STEVE JOBS Apple Inc. Personal Computers Founder Magnate DEATH 2011 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129820764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, Los Angeles, Oct. 6, 2011 * Steve Jobs death (1st report) * Apple Inc. co-founder * American business magnate The top of the front page has a heading: "Apple founder was tech visionary" with photo. (see) Thirty pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:43

$52.00
183361

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Arrested w/ Montgomery Alabama Bus Boycott 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889047874

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1956 * Martin Luther King Jr. arrested * Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott * Ralph Abernathy & other key figures The front page has a one column heading: "ARRESTS CONTINUE IN NEGRO BOYCOTT" with subhead: "24 Ministers Among Those Indicted in Montgomery" (see) Coverage on multiple arrests of several Negroes during the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. Complete with 26 pages, light toning and a little wear along the central fold and margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:42

$62.00
183360

JESSE JAMES-Younger Brothers Train Robbery MUNCIE KS Kansas City 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889047611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1874 * Jesse James-Younger Gang * Muncie, Kansas train robbery (1st report) Page 5 has an article: "Another Bold Railroad Robbery" "A Train Stopped and the Express-Car Robbed By Five Masked Men" with the article providing various details as know at that point. This article is followed by: "Another Account of the Robbery". This was a robbery by the Jesse James and Younger brothers gang which resulted in the theft of $30,000 when the Kansas Pacific Railroad train was near Muncie, Kansas. Complete in 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:41

$88.00
183359

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ford's Theatre John Wilkes Booth ASSASSINATION in 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129814146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * John Wilkes Booth- Ford's Theatre This date was a Sunday, and only rarely were Sunday newspapers bound into volumes held by libraries. As such, this date is arguably more scarce than the issue of April 15. And when it comes to graphic appeal, I would suggest that this edition of the 16th surpasses that of the 15th. All columns on all 8 pages have black mourning rules for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Almost the entire first column of the front page is taken up with headlines on the assassination and the reaction of the nation, including: "OUR LOSS" "The Great National Calamity" "DEATH of the PRESIDENT" "Sad Details of the Terrible Event" "T... See More  

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:41

$1,765.00
183358

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 New York City w/ Jay's Treaty Problems Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392889047232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Sept. 30, 1795 * Uncommon title * re. Jay's Treaty Page 2 has nearly a full column taken up with a petition to the House of Representatives on concerns with problems with the Jay Treaty with England. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:40

$40.00
183347

HARRY TRACY Old West Outlaw Suicide Death 1901 Denver Colorado Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887897399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REPUBLICAN, Denver, Colorado, Aug. 7, 1902 * Harry Tracy suicide death * Old West outlaw The front page has a two column head: "TRACY DIES BY HIS OWN HAND" with a subhead: "Red Handed Outlaw, Twice Badly Wounded in Fight With Farmers, Shoots Himself" plus more. He killed himself to avoid being captured. Harry Tracy was an outlaw from the closing days of the Old West and is said to have run with Butch Cassidy & the Hole In The Wall Gang. The report takes 2 1/2 columns & provides much detail. Complete in 12 pages, loose at the spine, some fraying at the spine, some minor margin tears. The issue is somewhat fragile & must be handled with care.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:17

$64.00
183346

18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Jay Treaty Reports 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 29, 1795 * 18th century America * Much on the Jay Treaty Two-thirds of the front page is taken up with: "The Objections to the Treaty Refuted", referring to the controversial Jay Treaty. Page 2 has additional items concerning the Jay Treaty. Four pages, small piece from the bottom margin affects one word on pages 1 & 2, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:16

$40.00
183345

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Railway Act w/ Abraham Lincoln 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817497

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Sept. 4, 1862 * Pacific Railway Acts * Transcontinental Railroad * President Abraham Lincoln * American Civil War era Most of the ftpg. and a bit of page 2 are taken up with the very historic; "Pacific Railroad Bill", actually the first of two (the 2nd in 1864) which would provide federal subsidies in land and loans for the construction of a transcontinental railroad across the United States. This first Pacific Railway Act (July 1, 1862) authorized the building of the railroad and granted rights of way to the Union Pacific to build westward from Omaha, Neb., and to the Central Pacific to build eastward from Sacramento, California. It has a great wealth of detail & is signed in... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:16

$68.00
183344

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128817072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 18, 1779 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The ftpg. has a report of several Acts of Parliament receiving the Royal Assent by the King, one to: "...empower His Majesty to secure & detain persons charged with, or suspected of, the crime of High Treason committed in any of His Majesty's Colonies or Plantations in America, or on the High Seas, or the crime of Piracy." The balance of the issue is mostly taken up with incredible detail on the Battle of St. Fernando de Omoa between the English and Spain, instigated after Spain entered the Revolutionary War on the side of America. Eight pages, 7 1/2 by 12 inches, some wear at the blank spine, rejoined at the spine... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:15

$44.00
183343

President JOHN ADAMS Letters in Rare 18th Century Baltimore MD 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128816151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 14, 1798 * President John Adams letters Page 2 has a letter from the people of Kittery, Mass. (now Maine), to the President, followed by his response to them signed: John Adams. A similar letter from the town of Cincinnati "in the North-western Territory" (now Ohio) to the President, followed by his response signed: John Adams. And a third letter from the town of Hamilton in the Northwest Territory as well. Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:13

$52.00
183342

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1795 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128815954

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, May 22, 1794 * 18th century American publication A very ornate masthead makes this a displayable issue. The middle of page 3 has an interesting item from Baltimore: "We have tarred & feathered the Captain of a vessel here for imprudently reversing the colours of the United States and placing the British above. It is said that the Captain has since drowned himself." Many illustrated ads on the back page. Four pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:13

$48.00
183341

ST. PAUL'S, COVENT GARDEN London Church Fire Restoration 1795 Mass. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128815702

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY, OR THE WORCESTER GAZETTE, Dec. 2, 1795 * St. Paul's, Covent Garden Page 2 has an item from London headed: "St. Paul's Covent Garden" noting: "...repairs of which near 5000 pounds have...been expended was entirely destroyed by fire. The flames broke out in the cupola...". Page 3 has a report of a meeting between Indian chiefs and William Blount, governor of the Southwest Territory, present-day Tennessee. Four pages, light damp stains, good condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:13

$42.00
183339

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 BOSTON MA Massachusetts w/ Masthead Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128814690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston Dec. 21, 1795 * Uncommon title Certainly one of the less common American titles from the 18th century. Page 1 has a short article: "Gen. Washington's Letters". Most of page 2 is taken up with a fascinating article: "Orthoepy". It's actually a word: the study of correct pronunciation. It begins: "In compliance with my premise I now send you the extract fro Walker's 'Principles of Pronunciation'..."with much, much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:12

$48.00
183337

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Cumberland River Tennessee Victory 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887892785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 19, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson victory * Cumberland River - Tennessee Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Great Victory", "Additional Particulars of the Capture of Fort Donelson", "Graphic Description of the Sanguinary Fight", and more. Complete in eight pages. foxing more so near the margins, bit of staining near the middle

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:11

$28.00
183336

First 1st HEBREW FREE SCHOOL Judaica Jewish Post Civil War 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887892554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 16, 1865 * 1st Hebrew free school in NYC * Post Civil War reconstruction The front page has a great amount of content on the Reconstruction process in the South including: "Reconstruction Gossip at the National Capital" "The People of the South Converted by the Sword to the Northern Version of the Constitution" "They Accept the Overthrow of Southern Dogmas and the Institution of Slavery as Effective & Final" "The Work of Reorganization Goes Bravely On" and more. Also of interest is a back page item: "Dedication of a Hebrew Free School" which begins: "The first Hebrew free school ever established in this city was dedicated yesterday afternoon with imposing ceremonies...no. 36 Avenue C, near Four... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:11

$85.00
183335

1787 1st Magazine Printing UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION George Washington HISTORIC


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887892319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, Philadelphia, September, 1787 * First magazine printing of the Constitution of the United States This title, along with the "Columbian Magazine", has the honor of being the first successful American magazine, both published in Philadelphia. The Museum was published by Mathew Carey and existed from January, 1787 thru the end of 1792. He was very proud of his subscription list which contained the names of the most famous men in the country, and printed commendatory letters of Washington, Dickinson, Livingston, Randolph and many others. Washington wrote in part: "I believe the American Museum has meet with extensive, I may say, with universal approbation from competent judges...eminently calculated to d... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:10

$7,350.00
183334

OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128813577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 25, 1864 * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND ADVANCE" "Details of the Recent Army Movements" "Enemy Found to be Entrenched at Milford Station" "Rebels Driven Across the River" "General Butler's Army" "Butler's Disastrous Want of Skill" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:10

$28.00
183333

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128813208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "YEAR'S WORST BREAK HITS STOCK MARKET" "Trading of 1,500,000 Shares in Final Hour Swamps the Whole List" "Steel Drops 10 Points" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was a few weeks away ? Fifty-six pages, some various cutouts throughout but none on the front page, light toning and some wear at the margins, sold as is.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:09

$38.00
183331

4 SLAVE Negroes Runaway & Sale Advertisements Rare 1798 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128812603

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 14, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * 4 runaway and/or slaves for sale advertisements Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including 4 slave advertisements. Two on the front page, one on... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:08

$42.00
183329

Best TOMMY LASORDA Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Hall of Fame Vote 1997 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887889904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 6, 1997 * Tommy Lasorda - Dodgers baseball * Voted into National Baseball Hall of Fame * Cooperstown, New York The top of the front page has a heading: "He's Going to Cooperstown" with photo of Lasorda. Much more in the sport's section with front page banner headline. (see) Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:07

$58.00
183327

WINSTON CHURCHILL'S Some chicken! Some neck! Ottawa SPEECH 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128810668

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 31, 1941 * Winston Churchill speech * "Some chicken! Some neck!" * Ottawa, Canada - World War II The front page has a six column heading: "Japan In for Surprises At Luzon, Says Churchill" (see) Much on World War II shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning with a few small mends at the margins, some small binding holes at the spine, generally good.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:05

$40.00
183326

LEON TROTSKY Marxist Theorist & Red Army Founder ASSASSINATION 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887887711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 21, 1940 * Leon Trotsky assassination (day of) * Soviet Union Red Army founder * Marxist Theorist The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TROTSKY IN GRAVE CONDITION AFTER PICKAX ATTACK" with subheads and photo. (see) He would die on this day. Complete with all 28 pages, some small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:04

$45.00
183325

Revolutionary War NEW ENGLAND America MAP New York City Captured 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128809413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1776 * Capture of New York City * Rare Connecticut & Rhode Island map * American Revolutionary War This issue begins with "Proceedings in the House of Commons..." which includes discussion on the Revolutionary War, including: "...Nothing could have afforded me so much satisfaction as to have been able to inform you...that the troubles which have so long distracted my colonies in North America were at an end; and that my unhappy people, recovered from their delusion, had delivered themselves from the oppression of their leaders, & returned to their duty; but so daring & desperate is the spirit of those leaders...that they have now openly renounced all allegiance to the crown & a... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:04

$475.00
183318

Lot of 4 Rare SAN DIEGO Old West California Pacific Ocean Coast 1871 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128592333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, 1871 * Rare & early from Southern California A lot of four issues which are very early from San Diego--a volume 2 issue--when the population was just 2300, with a nice engraving of the harbor in the masthead. All four pages have various news tidbits of the day, including local, regional, and national reports. A great wealth of advertisements as well, several of which are illustrated. Each issue is complete in 4 pages, 12 by 18 inches, printed on high-quality newsprint, minor library tape near the margins, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:59

$68.00
183317

Rare SAN DIEGO Old West Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887675329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, Sept. 21, 1871 * Rare & early from Southern California Very early from San Diego--a volume 2 issue--when the population was just 2300, with a nice engraving of the harbor in the masthead. All four pages have various news tidbits of the day, including local, regional, and national reports. A great wealth of advertisements as well, several of which are illustrated. Complete as a 4 page issue, 12 by 18 inches, printed on high-quality newsprint, and in very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:59

$34.00
183315

AIMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON Christian Evangelist Kidnapping ? FOUND 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887673930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, EXTRA, June 23, 1926 * Aimee Semple McPherson found * Kidnapping for ransom in Mexico ? - Hoax ? * Pentecostal evangelist & media celebrity The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead in red lettering: "AIMEE IS FOUND!" with various subheads and related photo. Great for display. The front page is in a light pinkish color. Twenty-eight pages, loose along the spine, some margin wear, nice for display.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:56

$77.00
183314

EARLY Rare 17th Century 319 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1701 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887673714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 24, 1701 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * Turn of the 18th century This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this wo... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:56

$30.00
183313

James JIM BOWIE Texas Folk Hero Alamo Fame & the SANDBAR FIGHT 1827 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887672590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 17, 1827 * James - Jim Bowie * Texas folk hero * The Sandbar fight * Battle of the Alamo fame A hero of the Battle of the Alamo some nine years later first drew national attention for his involvement in the Sandbar fight in Mississippi. The Sandbar Fight was a Sept. 19 brawl featuring Jim Bowie which first showcased his knife, which later became known as the Bowie knife. The brawl occurred at the conclusion of a duel, and resulted in Bowie being seriously injured. Bowie was nonetheless the victor. The various details of the bight take almost half a page with the subhead: "Terrible Rencontre" and makes specific mention of the knife which would give him fame: "...they both adva... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:55

$98.00
183311

WAR ADMIRAL Wins Preakness Horse Racing Race Triple Crown Winner 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128589347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 16, 1937 * War Admiral - horse racing * Preakness Stakes win (2nd of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The top of page 4 of the sport's section has a banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL DEFEATS POMPOON BY NARROW MARGIN IN WINNING PREAKNESS" with subheads. (see) This was the 2nd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the hunt for the triple crown. Complete with 54 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:53

$58.00
183310

RMS TITANIC White Star Line RETURN Advertisement & RMS Lusitania 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887661489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, April 13, 1912 * Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic * Return trip home advertisement * Day before the iceberg collision Published the day before the world's largest ship--the "unsinkable" Titanic--would make history by sinking in the North Atlantic, this newspaper contains an advertisement on page 11 for the return trip of the Titanic. Obviously a trip which would never be made. The page 13 ad is headed: "White Star Line", plus: "Plymouth--Cherbourg--Southampton" "The Largest & Finest Steamers in the World" "Olympic & Titanic" "Sail From New York" "April 20" plus a few other details. One wonders how many tickets were purchased for the return trip. This ad was published just 1 day prior to the Titanic's c... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:51

$137.00
183294

Early INDIANS Native Americans & George Washington's Birthday 1795 US Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Feb. 27, 1795 * 18th century Native Americans - Indians * President George Washington's birthday Most of page 2 is taken up with very lengthy reporting from Congress. Page 3 has a nice report from Knoxville, concerning a skirmish between the Chickasaw and Creek Indians with more as well. Page 3 also has: "The Patriot Festival" with over a column on the celebration of Washington's birthday, with a lengthy list of interesting toasts (see for portion). Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition. This was the home of the nation's capital at the time while awaiting the completion of the "federal city" at Washington, D.C., where it would move in 1800.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:39

$65.00
183293

18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Jay Treaty Reports 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125537132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Nov. 5, 1795 * 18th century America * Much on the Jay Treaty Beyond having one of the more decorative & displayable mastheads of the 18th century, most of the front page is taken up with continued discussion headed: "Features on Mr. Jay's Treaty" with England, a very controversial document which was ultimately signed by President Washington in August. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:38

$50.00
183292

Rare BROOKLYN New York Volume 1 Number 4 Miniature Amateur 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MAGNET, Brooklyn, New York, April, 1905 * Rare miniature size publication This is the vol. 1 #4 issue of a quite rare title not listed in Union List of Serials or Union List of Newspapers. A small-size, amateurish newspaper in which a previous issue noted: "The 'Magnet' publishes interesting stories, poems, jokes, notes of school & society...is published every two weeks." But the frequency would be far less as vol. 1 #8 is dated March, 1907. Four pages, 7 by 11 inches, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:38

$28.00
183291

Lot of (15) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1800-1808 American NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125134

Offered are 15 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: A lot of fifteen American newspapers, all dating from 1800 thru 1808, and each containing a letter of document signed in type by President Thomas Jefferson. One issue has Jefferson's 1803 state-of-the-union address. However each is either damaged or in "2nd rate" condition, hence the very low price for an early lot on Jefferson.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:37

$88.00
183290

Rare 1885 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884124997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Jan. 14, 1885 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "A Civil Service Reform Version of An Old Fable." double-page centerfold: "Puck's Political Hunting Ground--How He Has Made Game of the Politicians." back page: "Mischievous Moles." Sixteen pages, a bit of light dirtiness at the margins, a few small & discrete archival mends at the edges.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:37

$27.00
183289

Very Rare & Early DENVER Colorado Territory Post Civil War 1865 Vol. 1 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125536463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DENVER GAZETTE, Colorado, Sept. 15, 1865 * Very rare & early territory publication * Post Civil War reconstruction era This is actually a territorial newspaper as Colorado did not become a state until 1876, eleven years after this issue was published. And this is a volume one issue. Outside of several issues of the Rocky Mountain News we have offered--which was Colorado's first newspaper--this is the earliest Colorado title we have offered. And Gregory notes that it existed only until 1869. Typical newspaper of the day with the front page and back page filled with ads, and inside having both ads and news reports. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various dirtiness and smudges, a few small tape mends ... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:36

$590.00
183288

Rare Newstand PROMOTIONAL BROADSIDE New York Herald Paris Edition 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125536362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD -- EUROPEAN EDITION, Saturday, August 3, 1907 This is an interesting promotional broadside that would have been at the newsstand, highlighting the biggest stories of the day. Printed in Paris. It measures 22 by 15 1/2 inches, various stains and mends at the margins, the reverse is blank but does have many tape repairs.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:36

$180.00
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