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185276

Rare PHILADELPHIA PA 18th Century Pennsylvania 1796 Short Lived Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392992474238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GALES'S INDEPENDENT GAZETTEER, Philadelphia, Nov. 18, 1796  * Rare 18th century American publication A quite rare title which lasted just one year from Sept. 16, 1796 till Sept. 12, 1797. Actually the continuation of the "Independent Gazetteer", which was later sold to "The Universal Gazette". Just 7 American institutions have scattered issues of this title. Page 3 has a chart of election results for President & Vice President, by county in Penna. And a note that: "...informed that the returns of the Electors for this state were received complete & that the majority was in favour of the Jefferson Ticket. This, it is supposed, will decide the fate of the whole election." Archivally rejoined at the spine, damp stainin... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2020 10:07

$110.00
185275

UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION New York & NH Ratification Talks 1788 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373298296031

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 8, 1788  * United States Constitution * NY and NH ratification ? Pages 2 and 3 contain some nice reporting on discussions within New York and New Hampshire on work towards ratifying the proposed Constitution. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some loss at the bottom margins but not close to any text, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 26, 2020 10:06

$67.00
185273

Rare GOLD HILL Storey County Nevada GHOST TOWN Comstock Lode Fame 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373298290746

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GOLD HILL DAILY NEWS, Gold Hill, Nevada, July 14, 1877  * Rare Ghost town publication * From the Comstock Lode era A fascinating newspaper from this town just outside of Virginia City, at one point a booming mining town with a population of 8,000. Today it is all but a ghost town with just 191 residents. It was prosperous during the 1870's by mining the famous Comstock Lode. Not surprisingly a fair amount of mining-related news, but also page 3 has: "Progress of the Indian War in Idaho" with details. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 26, 2020 10:04

$76.00
185271

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE Philadelphia PA 1798 Newspaper w/ XYZ Affair Reporting


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392992471964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, March 6, 1798  * Rare 18th century American title Page 2 has a letter from the President to Congress concerning XYZ Affair with France that would lead to the Quasi War. It includes several letters relating to the situation, one signed by the 3 American commissioners: Pinckney, Marshall, and Gerry. This was William Cobbett's important and controversial--but short-lived--daily newspaper. Cobbett was a prolific & controversial publisher who often wrote under the pen-name of "Peter Porcupine." He was famous for sniping at his political opponents, usually those of a Jeffersonian-Republican sentiment. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2020 10:02

$69.00
185269

PENN STATE Nittany Lions Wins College Football Championship Miami 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392992434145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 3, 1987 * Penn State Nittany Lions wins title * NCAA college football championship * Fiesta Bowl vs. Miami Hurricanes The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Penn State Picks Off Miami, 14-10" with subhead: "Testaverde Intercepted Five Times" and two related photos to the game ending interception by Pete Giftopoulos. First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos, one showing Joe Paterno. This was probably the most memorable win in Penn State football history. Complete with all sections (90+ pages), very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Game is known for changing the landscape of college football bowl games. Due to the bidding war that began, and both P... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2020 08:54

$72.00
185268

Best PENN STATE Nittany Lions Win 1995 ROSE BOWL College Football 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392992434011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 3, 1995 * Penn State Nittany Lions college football * Wins Rose Bowl vs. Oregon Ducks * Undefeated season without a title * Kerry Collins, Kyle Brady, Bobby Engram The front page has a two column heading: "Penn State Wears Rose Crown Despite Thorny Ranking Issue" and a color photo of the Rose Parade. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Penn State Perfectly Unsatisfied" with subheads and related photo showing Ki-Jana Carter's first play touchdown run. First report coverage continues inside with some more related photos. Great to have in this publication, the home of the Rose Bowl. Rare as such. Complete with all sections (70+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2020 08:53

$57.00
185267

NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS College Football wins 1995 Orange Bowl CHAMPIONS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373298194276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 2, 1995 * Nebraska Cornhuskers college football * Wins Orange Bowl for championship title * Nebraska - Penn State controversy season The front page of the sport's section has a headline that reads: "Nebraska Leaves Little Doubt" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2020 08:53

$57.00
185266

TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS Wins 1999 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392992433627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 5, 1999 * Tennessee Volunteers college football * Wins Fiesta Bowl vs. Florida State * National Championship game The front page has a two column photo headed: "Tennessee Is Tops" The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Tennessee Is Peerless" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2020 08:52

$57.00
185230

LSU TIGERS Nick Saban Wins 2004 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292345200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 5, 2004 * LSU - Louisiana State University * Wins Sugar Bowel vs. Oklahoma * Wins National Championship * Nick Saban's first college football title Near the bottom of the front page is a three column color photo of Nick Saban celebrating his first national championship with his players. Also a heading: "LSU Defeats Oklahoma; USC Beats BCS" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Not Quite Crystal Clear" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:17

$52.00
185229

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1799 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392989482658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, March 13, 1799  * 18th century American title The front page has an appeal: "To Delinquent Customers" signed in type by the famed publisher: Isaiah Thomas. Also: "A Proclamation" for a day of fasting, humiliation & prayer, by the governor. And also an "...Answer of the President to the General Assembly of Maryland..." signed in type: John Adams. Four pages, some foxing, small rubbing hole to the front leaf, good condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:17

$48.00
185228

FIFTH DOWN GAME (1990) Colorado Buffloes College Football MISHAP 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392989482428

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 7, 1990 * Colorado Buffaloes college football * "Fifth Down Game" debacle The bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Colorado Takes Fifth, Wins" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside. This enabled Colorado to stay undefeated and eventually take a share of the national title with Georgia Tech. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 64 pages, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Fifth Down Game was a college football game that included a play that the crew officiating the game permitted to occur in error. That play enabled the Colorado Buffaloes to defeat the Missouri Tigers by scoring a touchdown on the last play of their... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:16

$44.00
185227

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish 1989 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292343184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 3, 1989 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Wins Fiesta Bowl vs. West Virginia * College football national champions The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "#1: There's No Stopping Notre Dame" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside. Much reporting on the Rose Bowl between Michigan and USC. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:16

$58.00
185226

18th Century World's Oldest NEWSPAPER 1729 London Gazette 291 YEARS OLD


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292342899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Nov. 22, 1729 * 18th Century original * Over 290 years old This newspaper is 291 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe, with interesting advertisements as well. This title is the oldest continuously published daily newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. A complete 4 page issue, measuring about 7 by 11 1/2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:15

$30.00
185225

CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Arms Blockade John F. Kennedy Soviets ENDING 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292342258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, Mass., Nov. 1, 1962  * Cuban missile crisis nearing the end * Cold War - Soviet Union The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Castro Claims He Was 'Sold Out'" (see) Complete with 12 pages, small address stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:14

$40.00
185224

Best 1963 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392989480536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963  * From the city where it happened A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. A considerable amount of related news and photos inside as well.  Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--are two inconspicuous advertisements to be found on facing pages inside. One is for the 'Texas" movie theater, where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested (trivia: he was watching the mo... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:14

$200.00
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
185220

THOMAS EDISON Supports 18th Amendment Prohibition Law Enforcement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392989477481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1930 * Inventor Thomas Edison * U.S. Prohibition support * Anti beer - liquor law Page 17 has a one column heading: "EDISON SEES BOON IN PROHIBITION LAW" with subheads. (see) See images for a question/answer article showing Thomas Edison's support for the Eighteenth Amendment. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Complete in 52 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:09

$40.00
185219

The Michigan UFO CRAZE Flying Saucers - Ann Arbor & Hillsdale 1966 MI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392989477029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, March 25, 1966 * Ann Arbor & Hillsdale, Michigan * UFO craze - flying saucers ? Neat the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Air Force Probes UFO's" (see) This event was related to what is described as "The Michigan UFO Craze of 1966". Complete with 10 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:09

$40.00
185218

TEHRAN CONFERENCE in Iran World War II FDR Churchill & Stalin 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292335078

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 4, 1943  * Tehran Conference in Iran  * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill - Joseph Stalin  The front page has a nice headline: "'REDS REVEAL 'BIG 3' PARLEY; New Plans Mapped by Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill" with subheads and small related map. First report coverage on the Tehran Conference meeting between the big three powers in Iran. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:09

$62.00
185176

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Letter Signed re. Michigan 1796 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286620975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 4, 1796  * President George Washington Page 2 has: "A message...received from the President of the United States..." to Congress, beginning: "The measures now in operation for taking possession of the posts of Detroit and Machilimachinac..." with more, signed in type: Go. Washington. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:12

$72.00
185175

Nice ABRAHAM LINCOLN Lying in State at Capitol re. Assassination 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286620685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, April 21, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Lying in State at the Capitol * Hunt for the assassins continue Graphically this a very appealing issue, as all columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered, plus at the very top above the masthead is a black-bordered banner: "The Nation Mourns Its Loss." Half of the first column is taken up with funeral-related heads including: "THE REMAINS of PRESIDENT LINCOLN ! " "They Are Lying in State at the Capitol" "Thousands of People Viewing The Corpse" "A Great National Sorrowing!" "The Silent Homage of a Weeping People!" "The Remains Leave To-morrow for Baltimore" "The Capture of an Assassin!" "Atzeroth Taken in Maryland!" "The Soldiers Want to Lynch H... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:12

$163.00
185173

Rare ANTEBELLUM New Orleans LA Louisiana in French Language 1842 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986291772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LE COURRIER DE LA LOUISIANE, New Orleans, Dec. 15, 1842  * Rare antebellum publication * 19 years prior to Civil War A large size newspaper which, save for some notices and advertisements, is totally in the French language. There are four illustrated slave ads. Four pages, various foxing & light damp staining, never bound nor trimmed, generally good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:09

$55.00
185172

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986291341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, May 16, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War * President Jefferson Davis This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Pages 1, 2 & 4 have various war reports with heads including: "From Richmond--Repulse of the Terrible Iron Clad Gunboats...Our Men in High Spirits" "Proclamation of Gov. Letcher--Resolved to Defend the City to the Last" "The Latest News" "The Battle of Armageddon" and more. The back page has a nice report: "The Destruction of the Merrimac" There is also a Proclamation" concerning martial law in South Carolina, signed in type  by: Jefferson Davis. Four pages, minor rubbing at the fold, nice con... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:08

$82.00
185171

Rare RADICAL LEFT Students for a Democratic Society Movement 1970 S.F. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286614528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEVIATHAN, San Francisco, June, 1970  * Rare radical left publication * Students for a Democratic Society This was a New Left radical underground newspaper published in a tabloid newspaper format and distributed through the underground press network in the U.S. in the years 1969-1970. Fairly serious in content with a focus on radical organizing issues, it was loosely aligned with the SDS movement. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:07

$52.00
185170

Rare LAWRENCE KS Douglas County Kansas Civil War Era w/ MORMONS 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286613894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Jan. 1, 1863  * Rare Western title * Mormons - Mormonism The front page has: "Momonism & Double Love" which is a report of a man conflicted by being in love with two woman, who then encounters a Mormon emigrant who converts the 3 of them and thus resolves the problem. Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:07

$49.00
185168

GEORGE WASHINGTON Act of Congress re. Retired Military Pensions 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286612557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 14, 1796  * Act of Congress re. pensioners * Retired military men * President George Washington Most of the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress: "An ACT Authorizing & Directing the Secretary at War to Place Certain Persons therein named on the Pension List", with a huge list of names (great for genealogical purposes). It completes at the top of page 2 where it is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington.  Four pages, foxing, archival repair at the bottom of the blank spine, generally nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:06

$62.00
185167

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373286611718

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Feb. 1, 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: "The Task of Diogenes Not In It." double-page centerfold: "Tammany Is With Cleveland." which shows the Tammany Tiger. back page has 4 comic illustrations with a poem: "The Law's Delays." Sixteen pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:06

$27.00
185166

WORLD TRADE CENTER BOMBING Terrorists Attack New York City 1993 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986288810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, NY, February 27, 1993 * 1st attack on World trade Center The front page has a nice headline: "NEW YORK'S DAY OF TERROR" with related photo and subhead. (see) Much more on the following pages. Great to have from this famous NYC tabloid publication. Complete with all 32 pages, great condition.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:05

$38.00
185165

Great WARREN G. HARDING President in Office DEATH Calvin Coolidge 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986284599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN BERNARDINO SUN, California, Aug. 3, 1923  * President Warren Harding death * Terrific headline for display The front page has a very large & bold banner headline: "HARDING DIES" with related subheads. Also a ftpg. photo of him headed: "Answers Death Call". The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-8. Worn at the central fold with some perforation and chipping loss, some archival mends at the fold & at inside pages. A displayable issue.

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:03

$62.00
185164

MT. MOUNT PLEASANT Isabella County Michigan OIL WELL Explosion 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392986284186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1931 * Mount Pleasant, Michigan * Isabella County Page 13 has a one column heading: "7 DIE OF BURNS IN OIL WELL FIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Mount Pleasant, Michigan oil well explosion disaster. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 of these h... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2020 14:03

$39.00
185139

President THOMAS JEFFERSON Letter Type Signed Mississippi River 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284492759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 13, 1803  * President Thomas Jefferson * Mississippi River Navigation Page 2 has a letter of reply from the President to the state of Ohio concerning issues relating to the navigation of the Mississippi River. It is signed in type: Th. Jefferson. Mention of a  ship Hannah: "...seized...at Wilmington, N.C. for having received on board 7 negroes at Cape Francois and landed them at Savannah, Ga. for sale." Four pages, minor archival mend near the top of page 2, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:54

$30.00
185138

THOMAS JEFFERSON State of the Union Address - Louisiana Purchase 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284492318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL & MASSACHUSETTS FEDERALIST, Boston Oct. 26, 1803  * President Thomas Jefferson * State of the Union Address * re. Louisiana Purchase Half of page 2 is taken up with the: "MESSAGE" of Thomas Jefferson to Congress, being his annual state-of-the-union address signed by him in italic type: Th. Jefferson. Not surprisingly, most of Jefferson's address is concerning the Louisiana Purchase, a timely event near the end of 1803. One bit includes: "Should the acquisition of Louisiana be constitutionally confirmed & carried into effect, a sum of nearly thirteen millions of dollars will then be added to our public debt..." with more. The purchase would be ratified the following month. Four pages, a bit irreg... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:54

$68.00
185136

Rare AMATEUR PRESS Brooklyn New York City New Year's 1909 Miniature Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985020316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOLIDAY POSTER, Brooklyn, New York, January 1, 1909  Apparently just a "one off" issue done by the Magnet Publishing Company, with some quaint, local items and many advertisements. Seemingly done on an amateur press. An interesting ftpg. item: "Oppose Sunday News - Baltimore Committee Against Proposed Evening Paper" which includes: "...a committee of prominent clergymen & citizens have protested against the issuance of the Sunday Evening News which is scheduled...next Sunday. The signers say they regard the publication of a Sunday paper as an unnecessary & Unwarranted disturbance of the day." Four pages, 7 by 10 1/2 inches, good condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:53

$36.00
185134

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Last Stand Battle of Little Bighorn INDIANS 1876 AZ Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284490686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA WEEKLY MINER, Prescott, July 7, 1876  * Custer Massacre - Indians * George Armstrong Custer * Battle of Little Bighorn * Rare Old West publication Page 2 has not one but three reports concerning the Custer Massacre in Montana. The earliest report notes: "...General Custar [sic] with five companies of the 7th Cavalry mete about 2,000 Sioux Indians at Stillwater, Montana...and a fight ensued. General Custar's whole command was either killed or wounded, including himself, two brothers, and a brother-in-law and a nephew. The only trace of the command left is the dead & about 30 wounded...". Further one is a more detailed account datelined July 6, which takes about one-third of a column with the details. An... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:52

$230.00
185133

Very Rare GARY SD Deuel County South Dakota Pre State Territory 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284490119

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INTER STATE, Gary, Dakota, April 2, 1884  * Very rare publication * Deuel County, South Dakota A very rare territorial newspaper from that is present-day South Dakota, five years before statehood. They refer to themselves as the "Gate City of Dakota" as it is situated at the eastern border of the Territory, very close to Minnesota. At the 2010 census the population of Gary was 227. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, some wear at the spine and a bit at the folds. Some minor margin tears.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:52

$185.00
185131

SIEGE OF LILLE Operation War of the Spanish Succession in France 1708 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284489436

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 27, 1708  Most of this issue, including the entire front page, is taken up with reports on the siege of Lisle, with headings including: "Journal From the Camp before Lisle" and "From the Camp before Lisle" and "From the Camp at Lannoy" and again: "From the Camp before Lisle". The Siege of Lille was the most prominent operation of the 1708 campaign in the War of the Spanish Succession. After an obstinate defense of 120 days, the French garrison surrendered the city and citadel of Lille to the forces of the Duke of Marlborough. A single sheet issue, 7 by 11 1/2 inches, small hole in the front leaf affects 2 words, close-trimmed at the top of the back page causes partial loss to the to... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:51

$40.00
185130

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985013502

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 6, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy A page 3 item notes: "By the Appalachia, Ogilvie, arrived in the Downs from East Florida, advices are received that the inhabitants on the frontiers of Georgia and East Florida continue to distress each other & that some soldiers had been ordered there to protect the latter from the Georgians who had committed great depredations on them." Another page has some bits regarding America, including: "...a few American emissaries, particularly a Maryland gentleman...that pay great attention to the hardware branches, particularly that of the foundery, musket & musket locks, from which it is supposed their country is... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:49

$41.00
185129

Great DEWITT CLINTON Duel w/ John Swartwout re. Aaron Burr Smears 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284481349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Aug. 10, 1802  * Dewitt Clinton duel w/ John Swartwout * Great detailed account Pages  & 7 contain a detailed account of a duel involving DeWitt Clinton, famous politician and principal promoter of the Erie Canal. The report begins: "A duel was fought, on Saturday se'nnight, on the New-Jersey shore, opposite New York, between the Hon. DEWITT CLINTON and JOHN SWARTWOUT..." & more. Hereafter is the proposal offered by Clinton as "...the basis of an accommodation". Included is the text of the duel arrangements followed by a detailed account of the duel by Mr. Smith, one of the "seconds". Due to Swartwout's unwillingness to settle dispute amicably, shots were fir... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:47

$60.00
185127

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Nice Masthead 1797 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284477652

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Jan. 19, 1797  * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America If you are looking for a handsome American newspaper of the 1700's which is displayable & priced reasonably, this is one of the best. This title features one of the more decorative mastheads of the era. Complete in 4 pages, good condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:44

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185125

NAUVOO TEMPLE Illinois Arson Fire Disaster MORMONS 1848 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985007153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BURRITT'S CHRISTIAN CITIZEN, Worcester, Mass., Oct. 28, 1848   * Nauvoo Temple fire disaster - Illinois * Mormons - Mormonism * Slavery in California ? * Uncommon publication Page 3 has a brief report: "The Mormon Temple In Ruins" mentioning in part: "This magnificent temple was observed to be on fire in the cupola this morning...The flames spread rapidly and the building was totally consumed...The fire is supposed to be the work of an incendiary." This is followed by: "Shall We Have Slavery in California?" Four pages, slightly irregular at the blank spine, good condition.

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$55.00
185124

Creating the STATE OF ISRAEL Arab-Israeli War Begins w/ TEL AVIV 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284476834

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST & THE HOME NEWS, May 16, 1948  * Arab-Israeli War begins * State of Israel created (day of) The front page is mostly taken up with the headline "BOMB TEL AVIV TWICE" with the report on pages 2 & 3. This is the day after the historic announcement of the formal creation of  the new state of Israel. The complete 68 page issue including 16 pages of (mostly) color comics, tabloid size, some pages inside have tears, library stamp on the ftpg., a bit irregular at the spine.

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$87.00
185122

WAR OF 1812 BEGINNING re. Declaration of War America vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985005632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 3, 1812  * Declaration of war close * War of 1812 to begin Page 2 has a notable report headed: "War with England!" stating: "A letter has been received in town from a Senator of the United States, dated May 28th, which says, The Committee of the Senate on Foreign Affairs have agreed unanimously [Mr. Lloyd being absent] to recommend a Declaration of War against---England." Three weeks later this newspaper would report that war has officially been declared against England, initiating the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:42

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185121

Hunt for DAVID LIVINGSTONE New York Herald AFRICA Expedition 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284475893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 22, 1871  * Search for David Livingstone * New York Herald expedition Half of the first column of page 3 is taken up with a very nice stack of headlines concerning the search for the African explored Dr. Livingstone. Among the heads: "DR. LIVINGSTONE" "The Expedition of the New York Herald in Quest of the Great African Traveler" "Description of the Undertaking" "Personnel of the Enterprise & the Forces Composing It" and much more. The text takes most of the page. Given this expedition was a project in part financed by the N.Y. Herald, this newspaper had excellent coverage. Complete in 12 pages, there are various older tape mends on several pages but fortunately not affecting the mentioned arti... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:41

$46.00
185120

PRINCESS LOUISE, Duchess of Argyll Queen Victoria Daughter DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985004698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 4, 1939 * Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll death * Queen Victoria & Prince Albert daughter Page 16 has a one column heading: "Princess Louise, Oldest Child Of Victoria, Is Dead" with 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 with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:41

$42.00
185117

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985003060

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1937 * Hindenburg rigid airship disaster * Pride of Nazi Germany * Lakehurst, New Jersey * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The top of the front page has a four column headline: "WASHINGTON STARTS AIRSHIP INQUIRY; DEATH TOLL REACHES 33; LEHMANN DIES; GERMANY WILL CONTINUE AIR SERVICE" with several subheads that include: "CAUSE IS A MYSTERY" "Experts Lay Hindenburg Tragedy To Electrostatic or Backfire" and more. (see) More coverage on page 2 with a few related photos. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), rag paper, a little irregular along the left margin, sold as is.

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185116

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West HOME 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284471158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1919 * R-34 airship flight to America * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin  * Over NYC on her way home The front page has a very nice banner headline: "R-34 MAKES A MIDNIGHT START FOR HOME; FLIES TO TIMES BUILDING, HOVERS OVER IT, AND THOUSANDS WATCH HER TURN EAST AT 1:10" with subheads and photo of the airship over the big apple. Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related map. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, irreagular along the spine, generally very nice.

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$72.00
185115

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284470238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, August 31, 1861  * Very rare Confederate title Here is an uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports inside are: "Keep on Giving" "The Truth" which includes a bit: "...Mr. Lincoln has unwittingly been a benefactor to the South. He has taught us the inestimable blessings of self-reliance and independence. He has compelled us to look to ourselves..." with more (see); "A Word to Subscribers" "Suppressing the Tribune & News" "The Army McCulloch Has Beaten" and more. Four pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, very nice, clean condition.

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$370.00
185114

TEXAS A&M AGGIES Last Season Game vs. Longhorns National CHAMPS 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985002059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 25, 1927 * Texas A&M Aggies football * Last game of season (Texas Longhorns) * National champions to be proclaimed The bottom of the front page of section 2 (sports) has a small one column heading: "Texas Aggies Beat Texas U 28-7; Win Southwest Title" See image for 1st report coverage on the last game of the season for Texas A&M in which they would be named co-national champions. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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$44.00
185113

Naval Battle of VELLA LAVELLA Solomon Islands World War II 1943 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985001610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 9, 1943 * Naval Battle of Vella Lavella * Solomons Islands - Pacific Campaign The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U.S. SHIPS SINK JAPANESE CRUISER AND 2 DESTROYERS IN SOLOMONS" with subheads that include: "2 More Enemy Ships Hit and Others Flee From Vella Gulf Carnage" and more (see). First report coverage on the naval battle of Vella Lavella in the Solomon Islands with the Japanese during World War II. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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$45.00
185112

AUSTRIAN ANSCHLUSS REFERENDUM German Election Adolph Hitler Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985001235

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1938 * Austrian Anschluss referendum * Adolph Hitler - German election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER IS BACKED BY 99.08% OF VOTE IN POLL ON EMPIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hitler casting his ballot. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete w... See More  

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$48.00
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