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188407

TURN of the 18th Century 321 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373483077362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 6, 1700 * 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 wou... See More  

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Ends April 03, 2021 13:43

$29.00
188406

1910 MEXICAN REVOLUTION Against Porfirio Diaz Regime BEGINS 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373483076991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 22, 1910 * Mexican Revolution beginning * 31-year regime of Porfirio Díaz * Plan of San Luis Potosí The front page has a banner headline: "FLAME OF REVOLT SPREADS TO MANY CITIES AND STATES IN MEXICO BUT DIAZ REMAINS SUPREME" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 03, 2021 13:42

$40.00
188387

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Act of Congress re. U.S. Military 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393169672195

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 15, 1795  * President George Washington * Congressional act signed in script Half of the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress titled: "An Act...to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties in goods, wares and merchandize imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels." which is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington on the following page. This was one of just a few newspapers which used the "script" type signature. Complete in four pages, light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2021 09:32

$88.00
188363

NEW YORK YANKEES Win Title Champions SUBWAY Series 1941 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480352687

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 7, 1941. * New York Yankees are 1941 World Series champions * Major league baseball MLB - Subway series * Year of Joe DiMaggio's famous hitting streak record The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "YANKEES WIN EIGHTH WORLD TITLE SINCE 1927" with subheads, box scores and 3 related photos. (see) Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 12:54

$62.00
188355

ADOLPH HITLER Nazis ENTERS AUSTRIA Vienna Prelude to World War II 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165071296

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, March 11, 1938. * Germans invade Vienna Austria (1st report) * Adolph Hitler - Pre World War II The front page has a banner headline: "NAZI TROOPS ENTER AUSTRIA" with subheads. (see) A very historical event that helped lead to the start of World War II. Other news,sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:55

$46.00
188354

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165066931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 28, 1862  * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "And Last Night but One of the appearance of J. WILKES BOOTH, Who will impersonate his great character of MACBETH..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would b... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:48

$67.00
188353

Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts 1794 Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 13, 1794 * 18th century American title Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. Contains news of the day and various advertisements. Page 4 includes 4 illustrated ship ads. Complete as a 4 page issue in nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:47

$35.00
188352

Runaway SLAVE Black Negro Advertisement in Rare 1795 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 7, 1795 * Rare 18th century American title * (1) Slavery advertisement 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 one on page 3 for a runaway Negro slave. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:47

$42.00
188351

EUGENE BURTON ELY 1st Airplane Shipboard Landing Aircraft Carrier 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 18, 1911 * Aviator pioneer Eugene Burton Ely * 1st shipboard airplane landing (historic) * USS Pennsylvania cruiser * Predecessor to the modern day aircraft carrier * Early, same day first report The front page has a two column heading: "Flies to Cruiser, Lands Safely and Then Leaves" with subhead: "Eugene Ely Makes Unprecedented Exhibition on San Francisco Bay With Aeroplane". (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On January... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$68.00
188350

GRACE MOORE "Tennessee Nightingale" Makes OPERATIC Soprano Debut 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1928 * Actress Grace Moore * Makes operatic debut The front page has a one column heading: "CHOIR SINGER HAILED AT DEBUT IN OPERA" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 28 with related photo. Nice to have in this World famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After training in France, Moore made her operatic debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City on February 7, 1928, singing the role of Mimì in Giacomo Puccini's La bohème. 

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$40.00
188349

Very Rare SALEM WITCH TRIALS Witchcraft Book AD 1693 Old 17th Century Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480243611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, Jan. 24, 1693  * Rare Salem witch trials book advertisement * Very early and rare 17th century title The back page has an advertisement for the book: "The TRYALS of several WITCHES lately Executed in New-England, and of several remarkable Curiosities therein occurring. Written by Cotton Mather, and Published by the Special Command of the Governour." This is the only periodical (similar ads appeared in multiple issues) we have ever seen with any reference to the famous witch trials at Salem, Massachusetts, as the London Gazette made no mention of the trials or the executions A very uncommon item and the only period mention of this very notable event in American history. Complete as a si... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$355.00
188348

PRE BATTLE OF THE BULGE Third Army General George S. Patton 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480243454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 27, 1944  * Third United States Army * General George S. Patton  * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge prelude The front page has a banner headline: "3D ARMY GAINS 5 MILES, SPLITS MAGINOT LINE" with subheads that include: "Patton's Forces Mile From St. Avold, Key Town Below Saarbruecken" and more. (see) Much more on other World war II events of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$44.00
188347

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480243331

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

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$38.00
188346

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165063905

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

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:45

$177.00
188345

MOLLY MAGUIRES ? Hazelton PA Pennsylvania COAL Miners RIOTS 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165063418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 8, 1875 * Molly Maguires * Miners - railroad * Pennsylvania Page 3 has an article with small heading: "The Troubles in the Coal Regions" Text takes up almost a full column. Nice to have in a Pennsylvania title. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:44

$27.00
188344

BILL MINER "Gentleman Robber" Gainesville Georgia TRAIN HOLDUP 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480239417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 8, 1911 * Outlaw Bill Miner "Gentleman Robber" * Gainesville, Georgia train robbery - holdup * Last of the famous Western bandits The front page has a one column heading: "TRAIN HELD UP AND ROBBED IN GEORGIA" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:40

$57.00
188343

WAS ADOLPH HITLER DEAD ? Captain Michael Musmanno Investigation 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165056431

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 18, 1948 * Did Adolph Hitler die in 1945 Berlin ? * Captain Michael Musmanno investigation The top of the front page has a banner headline: "At Last! Hitler Death Mystery Is Solved" with subheads and small photo of Musmanno. This is the 1st installment of a series of articles by Musmanno. Complete 1st section only with 16 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 April 01, 2021 10:36

$40.00
188342

DR. HAWLEY HARVEY CRIPPEN Wireless Telegraphy Wife MURDER Case 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165051756

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 1, 1910 * Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen - wife's murder case * 1st ever suspect to be captured w/ wireless telegraphy * Victim Belle Elmore - Cora Henrietta Crippen The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Crippen And Girl Caught; Doctor Is Arraigned At Quebec" with subhead that include: "DR. CRIPPEN ARRAIGNED; GIRL ILL IN BED" and more. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead affecting headline, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:31

$44.00
188341

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165051353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1865  * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia Most of the front page is taken up with reports on the trial of the commandant of the infamous Andersonville, South Carolina, prison camp, Henry Wirz, with headlines: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Preliminaries Settled & Witnesses Called" "He is Abundantly Supplied With Able Counsel" "Full Report of the Testimony Taken Yesterday" and more. This text actually takes over two-thirds of the front page, with considerable detail of the trial. Also on the front page are related heads including: "Return of the Andersonville Burial Party" "Their Report Upon the Condition of that Earthly Hell" "The Graves of 13,000 M... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:30

$29.00
188340

TURN of the 18th Century 320 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1701 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165050636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 17, 1701 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * At the 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:29

$28.00
188339

PABLO PICASSO Modern Art Spanish Collage Painter Sculptor DEATH 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480230375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, April 9, 1973 * Pablo Picasso death (1st report) * Famed Spanish painter The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Our greatest artist dies" Also: "Rush for Picasso's treasures expected" More on pages 4 & 5 with two examples of his work. First report on the death of famous Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker and ceramicist, Pablo Picasso. Complete with 48 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:29

$98.00
188338

Rare GERMAN OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey w/ Pearl Harbor Bombing 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480230004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey (in the English Channel), Dec. 10, 1941  * Rare German occupation title * Bombing of Pearl Harbor * World War II - WWII A very curious issue, as Guernsey, an English-speaking island, was occupied by the Germans during WWII so all the news was pro-Nazi. The bottom half of the front page has two column heads on the bombing of Pearl Harbor: "Heavy American Shipping Losses" "Two Battleships and Aircraft Carrier Sunk" with various details (see), being the Nazi report of the attack upon Pearl Harbor. The rest of the front page has various reports concerning World War II including: "England Cannot Create a Second Front--British Material Totally Inadequate" "British Destroyer & Four Ships Su... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:29

$72.00
188337

KING EDWARD VII of United Kingdom England Ireland India DEATH 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480229826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 6, 1910 * Edward VII - King of the United Kingdom * Eldest son of Queen Victoria The front page has a banner headline: "KING OF ENGLAND DYING IN LONDON; All Members of Royal Family Coming to Palace" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. The king would die on this day. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:28

$44.00
188336

USS FLORIDA United States Navy Battleship New York LAUNCHING 1904 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480228649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 12, 1910 * USS Florida (BB-30) launching * United States Navy battleship * Brooklyn Navy Yard - New York The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Battleship Florida, Heaviest In Navy, Is Launched" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:26

$40.00
188335

1910 LONDON TO MANCHESTER AIR RACE Aviator Louis Paulhan Airplanes in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480228519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 27, 1910 * 1910 London to Manchester air race - airplanes * Louis Paulhan vs. Claude Grahame-White The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Paulhan And White Flying From London To Manchester" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The 1910 London to Manchester air race took place between two aviators, each of whom attempted to win a heavier-than-air powered flight challenge between London and Manch... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:26

$44.00
188323

Aviator WILBUR WRIGHT Brothers Early AIRPLANE Flights MISHAP Fall 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393159511992

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1908 * Early airplane flights * Wilbur Wright - Brothers The front page has a one column heading: "Wright Has Fall Escapes Injury" See image for brief report. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 13:02

$44.00
188316

THEODORE ROOSEVELT DAM Lake Salt River Phoenix Arizona DEDICATION 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476366423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 18, 1911 * Theodore Roosevelt Dam dedication * Salt River - Phoenix, Arizona The front page has a two column heading: "ROOSEVELT DEDICATES IRRIGATION WORK TODAY" with two related photos. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, small tape mend along the bottom, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:18

$40.00
188315

ALBANY STATE CAPITOL Building Library New York FIRE Disaster 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158875428

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 29, 1911 * Albany County, New York * State Capitol building fire The front page has a banner headline: "$10,000,000 DAMAGE DONE NEW YORK CAPITOL BY FIRE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:17

$38.00
188314

CARRIE NATION Temperance Anti-Alcohol Movement Advocate PHOTO 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158874186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 20, 1911 * Carrie Nation photo * Temperance advocate * Anti-alcohol leader The top of page 5 has a two column photo of Carrie Nation with heading: "Making Her Last Fight" and brief text. Nation would die a few months later. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:17

$40.00
188313

Aviator J.A.D. McCURDY Aviation Pioneer Airplane Florida to Cuba 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158872098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 30, 1911 * John Alexander Douglas McCurdy * Canadian aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplane flight from Florida to Cuba The front page has a five column pictorial with headline: "J. A. D. M'CURDY FLIES 100 MILES AND DROPS INTO OCEAN" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: John Alexander Douglas McCurdy was a Canadian aviation pioneer and the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia from 1947 to 1952. He was the first ... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:17

$44.00
188312

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158870158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1911 * Battle of Kelley Creek - "Last massacre" * American Indian Wars - Winnemucca, Nevada The front page has a nice banner headline: "EIGHT INDIANS KILLED IN BATTLE WITH NEVADA POSSE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:16

$77.00
188311

MANCHURIAN Pneumonic Infection PLAGUE Disaster - 1st Use of Masks 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158869038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 14, 1911 * Manchurian pneumonic lung infection plague * First use of personal protective equipment The front page has a two column heading: "4000 PERSONS IN ONE TOWN DIE OF PLAGUE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:16

$38.00
188310

Rare CONFEDERATE Gen. Stonewall Jackson Death 1863 Richmond Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158866071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 12, 1863  * Robert E. Lee on the death of Stonewall Jackson * Confederate title from the rebel capital Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has much on the war, with items headed: "From Fredericksburg" "From The Rapidan" "Latest News From the North--More Of the Battles About Fredericksburg--Confidence of the Yankees of Victory--Full Account of Stoneman's Cavalry Raid--The Attack on Grand Gulf" with many subheads. Further on is: "Stoneman's Cavalry Raid--Full Account of His Exploits--Wholesale Destruction of Bridges, Rebel Property--Great Joy of the Negroes at the Approach of the Yankees--They Act as Spies... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:15

$295.00
188309

SHERMAN TEXAS RIOT TX Black Lynching Burning RACIAL Violence 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476362880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., May 11, 1930  * Sherman, Texas riot of 1930  * George Hughes - Negro lynching The front page has a one column heading: "NATIONAL GUARD CHECK RIOTING". (see) Coverage on the Sherman, Texas riot and the lynching of Negro George Hughes. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:15

$38.00
188308

Best JAKE LAMOTTA Defeats SUGAR RAY ROBINSON "Raging Bull" BOXING 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158858377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Feb. 6, 1943  * Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson * First defeat : from city where it happened The banner headline on page 14 reports: "18,930 See LaMotta Floor Robinson in Scoring Upset Victory" with subheads: "Defeat Is First for Ray in Career of 130 Bouts" "Bell Saves Sugar from Knockout in Eighth Round; Decision Is Unanimous". Also a very nice four column action photo during the famous fight that was a focus in the award winning movie 'Raging Bull'. Better yet this fight was fought in Detroit, making this title one of the best newspapers to be had reporting this historic boxing event. Complete in 22 pages, slightly irregular at the spine margin and some margin chipping to the back ... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:13

$96.00
188307

Best 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT w/ Leading Players & Game 1889 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476360389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, March 23, 1889 * Great baseball prints - illustrations Note: this is just a portion of the issue, 8 pages but including the mentioned centerfold. This terrific double page centerfold is captioned: "The American Baseball Players at Kennington Oval--Visit of the Prince of Wales". It includes some 19 scenes of various "plays" in baseball, and in additional has round portraits of the 18 baseball players involved. Among the two notables are Cap Anson and "Ward". This centerfold measures 15 1/2 by 21 1/4 inches and is tipped-in so there are no binding holes. A terrific baseball item for display, & one of the more rare prints given the scarcity of this title. Very nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:13

$380.00
188306

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476360157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Jan. 12, 1901  * Rare publication * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including "Women & the 19th Century" "The True Remedy for the Social Evil" "Max Muller & Hindu Women" & so much more. Four pages, tabloid size, a few small binding holes along the bl... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:12

$42.00
188305

1898 Magazine w/ 1st Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158853976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Sept. 3, 1898  * 1st ever automobile advertisement (historic) * Horseless carriage This is a very significant magazine in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" notes that the mentioned advertisement was the first automobile ad ever published in America. It is not the first appearance, which was in the issue of July 30, 1898. A back page advertisement is headed: "The Winton Motor Carriage" manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". The advertisement is 2 1/4 x 2 inches and includes a small but nice woodcut of the car. Note also on the back page an advertisement for toy railroad train models by "The Carlisle & Finch Co.... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:12

$68.00
188304

AMERICAN EMBARGO ACT James Madison & British Ships War of 1812 Balt. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476353043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 11, 1812  Over half a page is taken up with the full text of this historic: "Embargo Law" signed in type by the President: James Madison on April 4, 1814. It is titled: "An ACT Laying an Embargo on all the Ships and Vessels in the Ports and Harbours of the United States, for a Limited Time." Further inside are reports from the "House of Representatives" concerning this, including a "Confidential" from the President recommending it for a period of 60 days. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:08

$35.00
188303

Early COLONIAL New Jersey Nova Caesarea Copper Cent Coin PRINT 1787 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476348846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUPPLEMENT FOR THE YEAR 1787 for Gentleman's Magazine, England.  * Colonial New Jersey copper coin Within this supplement issue, published at the end of the year, is a full page print of various coins, one of which is the Nova Cesarea New Jersey colonial coin dated 1786, with a very brief note on it on the following page: "Fig. 6 is sent us for decyphering as a supposed American coin." which it is. The print shows both sides, and which includes "E Pluribus Unum" on the reverse. A rare numismatic item. Complete in 68 pages, a banner heading at the top of the first page with the title, 5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches, great condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:07

$178.00
188273

MARCH TO THE SEA Gen. William T. Sherman & Franklin TN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154358057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea - nears Savannah GA * Franklin, Tennessee & Millen, Georiga Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GEORGIA CAMPAIGN" "Reports From Savannah to Dec. 2" "Sherman's Cavalry Within Six Miles of the City" "Citizens of all Classes in the Trenches" "Rebel Reports of Sherman's Position" "Boastful Predictions of His Defeat" "The War In Tennessee" "The Battle of Franklin" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:18

$33.00
188272

BATTLE OF NASHVILLE & First Fort Fisher Wilmington NC 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154351090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 24, 1864  * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee * General George H. Thomas victory * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington NC North Carolina Among the front page reports on the Civil War are items headed: "Porter's Expedition" "A Dispatch from Gen. Bragg to Jeff. Davis" "The Entire Fleet Off Wilmington" "Bragg Says He Can Hold the Place" "GEN. THOMAS' ARMY" "Particulars of Hood's Defeat & Flight" "Fifty-One Cannon Captured" "Gen. Grant's Army" and more. Eight pages, small damp stain at a lower corner, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:11

$29.00
188271

EMPEROR MEIJI Prince Mutsuhito 1st Monarch Empire of Japan DEATH 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474068925

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 29, 1912 * Emperor Meiji death (1st report) * Prince Mutsuhito of Japan * 1st monarch of Empire of Japan The front page has a nice banner headline: "EMPEROR MUTSUHITO OF JAPAN, DEAD" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, small tape mend along bottom margin, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:10

$42.00
188270

HUBERT LATHAM French Aviator Aviation Aiplanes Pioneer KILLED 1912 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474068713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 16, 1912 * Hubert Latham killed - death * French aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplanes - aeroplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FAMOUS AVIATOR IS KILLED IN AFRICA BY BUFFALO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 16 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:10

$44.00
188269

FREDERICK COOK North Pole Arctic Explorer Takes Back Claim ? 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154347159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 30, 1910 * Frederick Cook & the North Pole controversy * American explorer walks back his claim to fame ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. COOK ADMITS UNCERTAINTY OF REACHING THE POLE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:10

$44.00
188268

PRINCESS ANNE MD Somerset County Maryland NEGRO Lynching Mob 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474067751

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: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 19, 1933. * George Armwood Negro lynched * Princess Anne, Maryland * Last lynching in the state The front page has one column headings: "Maryland Mob Lynches Man" "Body then Burned in Public Square" (see). First report coverage on the lynching of Negro George Armwood in Princess Anne, Maryland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning and very minor wear at... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:09

$57.00
188267

1910 REVOLT OF THE LASH Whips Rio de Janeiro Brazil Naval Mutiny 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154343457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, November 24, 1910 * Revolt of the Lash * Naval mutiny - whips * Rio de Janeiro, Brazil The top of the front page has a four column headline: "CREWS OF BRAZILIAN WARSHIPS REVOLT AND SHELL RIO JANEIRO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with all 10 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:09

$40.00
188266

CLARENCE TERHUNE World's 1st Aerial Stowaway Found GRAF ZEPPELIN 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393154340226

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 30, 1928. * D-LZ127 Graf Zeppelin German airship * 1st Transatlantic flight (trip home) * Clarence Terhune- stowaway discovered * World's First Aerial stowaway The front page has a nice banner headline: "ZEP RISES MILE TO DODGE GALE" with subheads and smaller heading: "First Airship Stowaway" A few related photos on the back page including one of Terhune. (see) Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:09

$58.00
188265

WOODROW WILSON Wins Democratic National Convention NOMINATION 1912 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474066373

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1912 * Woodrow Wilson nomination * Democratic National Convention The front page has a nice banner headline: "WOODROW WILSON IS CHOICE OF DEMOCRATS" with subheads and photo of Wilson. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:08

$52.00
188264

SS RESOLUTE Hamburg-American Line CRUSIE Around the World 1932 Broadside News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373474065987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RESOLUTE OBSERVER, "Published on board during the Cruise Around the World." on the Hamburg-American Line, February 7th, 1932   An interesting broadside issue (printed on the front only) published daily during an 86-day cruise, with tidbits on the trip for that day including mileage, the day's destination, weather, conditions, etc. At this point the ship was "Bound for Bombay". An ironic newspaper evidencing how the wealthy "muddled through" the Great Depression. As an added item of interest is a letter headed: "A Word of Welcome to the 'Resolute' World Cruise Party" by the Mayor of Nagasaki, Japan, welcoming the tourist to his city. Ironically 13 years later America would drop an atomic bomb on this city. This letter does not ... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 16:08

$28.00
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