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186173

Rare Short Lived 18th Century STAFFORDSHIRE London England 1738 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WARWICK & STAFFORDSHIRE JOURNAL WITH THE HISTORY OF THE HOLY BIBLE, London, April 27, 1738  * Early 18th century * Rare title This is a title I have never seen before prior to acquiring several issues, and is quite rare as such. Records show this title only lasted from late 1737 to mid-1739. Pages 2 & 3 are entirely taken up with various reports from "London". A four page newspaper measuring 8 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches. The tax stamp was cut off causing loss to the lower right corner of the front leaf only, otherwise minor margin wear, irregular at the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:28

$38.00
186172

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Movement 19th Amendment Close WOMAN TO VOTE ? 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372628279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Jan. 10, 1918  * Susan D. Anthony's campaign * The Women's Suffrage movement * 19th Amendment sought The front page has a report headed: "Equal Suffrage Wins" "Susan B. Anthony Amendment Is To Be Adopted by Congress Today". Although the vote in the House would pass by exactly two-thirds of the votes it would fail in the Senate, ultimately getting the Senate's approval in June, 1919. Once submitted to the states for ratification the 19th Amendment would be effective August 26, 1920. Six pages, loose at the spine, various margin tears with some margin flaking, quite fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$56.00
186171

BATTLE OF ROANOKE ISLAND Burnside Expedition Start MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817361

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 13, 1862  * Battle of Roanoke Island w/ map * Ambrose Burnside & Louis M. Goldsborough Taking close to half of the front page is a great map: "Brilliant Operations At Roanoke Island -- Scene of General Burnside and Commodore Goldsborough's Victories--Roanoke Island & Elizabeth City." The map and reports take all of the front page and conclude on the back page. Front page column heads include: "Important News" "The Capture of Roanoke Island Fully Confirmed by the Rebels" "Terrible Fighting" "Three Hundred Rebels Killed and One Thousand Wounded" "The Entire Rebel Fleet Destroyed" "Elizabeth City Taken" "The Place Burned by the Rebels" & more. The back page also has a map: "The Union Feeling ... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$59.00
186170

COLUMBUS KY Kentucky Confederates Evacuation w/ MAP Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037817176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 4, 1862  The front page features a detailed Civil War map: "THE REBEL GIBRALTAR EVACUATED". Column heads on the war include: "The Destruction of Columbus" "The Rebels Evacuate Their Principal Stronghold, the Gibraltar o the Mississippi" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:27

$47.00
186169

OPENING DAYS 1st Troops Called w/ FORT SUMTER Attacked 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372627459

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1861 * Opening days of the Civil War * Fort Sumter attacked * Troops gathering Among the one column headlines on the Civil War on page 3 are:  "THE WAR" "Important News from Washington" "Extensive Preparations for the Defense of the Capital" "THE NORTH AROUSED FOR WAR" "The Old 'Bay State' First In The Field" "Maryland Still True to the Constitution" "Additional Particulars of the Bombardment of Fort Sumter" "Prompt Response to the President's Call for Troops" "Thirty Thousand Men and Three Million Dollars Voted in New York" and more. The front page is taken up with European reports. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:26

$52.00
186168

FREDERICK DOUGLASS Civil War Cooper Insitute "Black Man" Speech AD1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037816656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 12, 1862  * Frederick Douglass speech on civil war * Cooper Institute advertisement (day of) In the first column on the ftpg. is an interesting advertisement for "A Black Man on The War!! Frederick Douglass will lecture at Cooper Institute..." with the date & time noted. Various Civil War reports on pages 5, 6 and 8 including a back page Civil War map headed: "Roanoke Island and Its Defenses" with related heads as well. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some creases, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:26

$45.00
186167

B. H. ROBERTS Church of Latter Day Saints MORMON Leader Death 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037816449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1933 * B. H. Brigham H. Roberts death (1st report) * The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints * Studies of the Book of Mormon * Mormons leader - polygamy Page 21 has a one column heading: "BRIGHAM H. ROBERTS, MORMON LEADER, DIES" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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 & inst... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:26

$42.00
186166

MOUNT TAYLOR Grants New Mexico AIRPLANE Airliner Crash Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372626616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 6, 1929 * Airplane crash disaster * "the City of San Francisco" * Mount Taylor Stratovolcano * Near Grants, New Mexico The front page has a nice banner headline: "30 FLYERS HUNT LOST PLANE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map is on page 2. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: In September of 1929, the Transcontinental Air Transport Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor City of San Francisco struck Mount Taylor during a thunderstorm while on a scheduled passenger flight from Albuquerque Airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, killing all eight people on board.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:25

$40.00
186165

WILLIAM SUFF Riverside Prostitute & Lake Elsinore Killer ARREST 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372626430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 15, 1992 * William Lester Suff indictment * Riverside Prostitute serial killer * Lake Elsinore - California Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Suspect in Serial Murders Charged With 2 Killings" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo of Suff. Nice to have in this Los Angeles publication. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:25

$52.00
186164

JAPS CAPTURE MANILA Japanese Occupation of the Philippines 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037815918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, January 2, 1942 * Japanese occupation of the Philippines * Nice headline for display The front page has a very nice banner headline above the masthead that proclaims: "JAPS CAPTURE MANILA; U. S. ARMY FIGHTS ON" with subheads. Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 20pages of the 1st section only, light toning and a little wear at the central fold, tiny archival mends on page 2, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:24

$39.00
186163

Best JOHN LENNON The Beatles Music Legend DEATH 1980 Liverpool England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372624383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LIVERPOOL ECHO, England, December 9, 1980  * John Lennon death * Beatles front man * Best title to be had ? Few could argue for a more desirable and scarce newspaper on the death of John Lennon than this, his hometown newspaper. To anyone who grew up on the 1960's the death of Beatle John Lennon was a tragic event and the end of an era. Reports of his death are desired by collectors of many interests and are more rare than assassination reports of J.F.K. Here is an unusual opportunity for the report of his death in a Liverpool newspaper with the large headline: "JOHN LENNON SHOT DEAD" plus 3 related front page photos. Many more related reports & photos are found on the inside pages. This issue is complete in 14 pa... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:21

$125.00
186162

ADOLPH HITLER Becomes Führer of Germany WAR OF PEACE ? in Europe 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372618763

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, section 8 only, August 5, 1934 * Adolph Hitler becomes Führer of Germany * Europe braces itself for possible war The front page of this section has a banner headline: "AFTER HINDENBURG: HITLER'S SUPREME TEST" with subhead and 3 related photos. 1934 was a very tumultuous time in Germany with the recent appointment of Adolph Hitler as Führer. Things would only get worse before the outbreak of World War II in 1939. Other topics throughout. Complet... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:13

$52.00
186161

IRANIAN COUP d'ETAT "28 Mordad coup" Mohammad Mosaddegh Overthrow 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372618430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 19, 1953 * 1953 Iranian coup d'état * Mohammad Mosaddegh * "Operation Boot" by British The top of the front page has a six column headline: "Iran Seized By Royalists; Mossadegh Fleeing For Life" with subhead and related photo. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:13

$48.00
186160

Best FRED "KILLER" BURKE St. Valentine's Day Massacre Escape 1931 Det. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372618063

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 14, 1930 * Prohibition era hitman Fred "Killer" Burke * St. Valentine's Day massacre suspect - gangster * Eludes Chicago police - hunted in the Midwest The front page has a nice banner headline: "BURKE, NOTORIOUS KILLER, GETS TIP, ELUDES WEST MICHIGAN POSSE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. He was a prime suspect in the infamous St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:12

$52.00
186159

CHARLIE CHAPLIN "City Lights" Opening Day Film Debut AD & Review 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037805661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1931 * Silent era comic actor Charlie Chaplin * "City Lights" movie film debut ad & review Page 11 has a one column heading: "CHAPLIN HILARIOUS IN HIS 'CITY LIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Also on the same page is an advertisement for the opening day debut of this famous movie with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:12

$47.00
186158

SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR 1st Woman United States Supreme Court SWORN IN1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037805150

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, Sept. 26, 1981 * Sandra Day O'Connor sworn in * United States Supreme Court - 1st woman Justice The front page has a photos showing O'Connor with President Reagan with heading: "A great day for women's equality". (see) Page 3 has a banner heading: "O'Connor takes seat on high court" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Ronald Reagan appointing the first Woman to the United States Supreme Court. Complete with all 76 pages, tabloid size, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:12

$77.00
186157

Terrific ITALY SURRENDERS World War II Military Armistice 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372617015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAYTON HERALD, Ohio, Sept. 8 1943  * Italy surrenders * World War II * Terrific for display Perhaps this is the displayable issue you've been waiting for. See the photos for the incredible front page, using blue ink for the banner head & text: "ITALY SURRENDERS!" "Gen. Eisenhower Announces Armistice"; a huge red "V", which along with the white paper gives the patriotic red, white & blue. Perhaps no better issue to be found on the fall of Italy. Complete in 16 pages, discrete archival mends inside, 3 folds, generally rather clean and extremely displayable.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:11

$167.00
186156

Best THE SHINING Horror Film Movie 2nd Weekend AD 1980 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037803599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Friday, May 30, 1980 * Best "The Shining" advertisement * 2nd weekend premiere - following Friday * Jack Nicholson psychological horror A issue on the 2nd weekend (following Friday) of the motion picture hit "The Shining" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Inside the "Calendar Section" is a large 3/4 page advertisement for the movie that had it's opening day the previous weekend. (Fri.) A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete 1st and Calendar sections only with a total of 44 pages, nice con... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:10

$72.00
186155

DARIEN GA McIntosh County Georgia NEGROES Lynchings Martial Law 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037803315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 9, 1930  * George Grant & Willie Bryan Negro lynchings  * Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia martial law The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "NEGRO LYNCHED AS SLAYER; CALL GEORGIA TROOPS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes George Grant & Willie Bryan at Darien, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 c... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:10

$57.00
186154

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037802896

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

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:09

$48.00
186153

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 BOSTON Massachusetts w/ Creek Indians Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037802695

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston, Nov. 30, 1795  * Uncommon title Certainly one of the less common American titles from the 18th century. Pages 1 and 2 contain: "Creeks, Cherokees- Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman at Telico Blockhouse..." which concerns a treaty with the Indians in Tennessee. Related correspondence takes 1 1/2 columns on page 2. Page 3 has: "Confirmation Strong of a Peace With Algiers". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:09

$44.00
186148

JOHN HANCOCK Massachusetts Governor w/ Document SIGNED in Type 1790 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037741911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Feb. 25, 1790  * John Hancock signed in type The entire front page is taken up with reports from the: "Congress of America", carrying over to page 2. Page 3 has a Resolve by the state of Massachusetts signed in type by the governor: John Hancock. Four pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:19

$49.00
186147

(2) SAMUEL ADAMS ACTS Nice 18th Century Masthead Engraving 1795 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037741627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, March 16, 1795  * Nice 18th century masthead Page 2 begins with two Acts from the Mass. legislature, each signed in type by the governor: Samuel Adams. Four pages, very handsome masthead, wide never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:19

$50.00
186146

1777 Capture of NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND Henry Clinton Revolutionary War BROADSIDE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037740735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY, England, Jan. 22, 1777  * Capture of Newport, Rhode Island * General Henry Clinton (British) * American Revolutionary War This is a broadside "Extraordinary", being single sheet and printed on one side only. "Extra" issues were printed when notable news was received outside the normal printing schedule, issue to get the information into the hands of the public as quickly as possible. This issue is entirely taken up with reports on the taking of Newport, Rhode Island, including a letter from Newport, dated Dec. 9, 1776 signed in type by: H. Clinton, which includes: "Having received General Howe's orders to embark...in conjunction with Commodore Sir Peter Parker's fleet, to make a d... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:18

$259.00
186145

American Pirate CHARLES GIBBS re. Capture for Piracy in Caribbean 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037739942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Mass., April 6, 1831  * American pirate Charles Gibbs Nearly a full column on page 2 is taken up with "Confession of Gibbs, the Pirate" which begins: "The confessions of this wretched being, now on the confines of eternity...unveil a career of long & desperate crimes..." with much more on his life. Charles Gibbs was one of the last active pirates in the Caribbean during the early 19th century, and was among the last persons to be executed for piracy by the United States. He was executed a few weeks later. Four pages, minor margin wear & some foxing, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:17

$38.00
186144

THE MORMON WAR Mormonism Latter Day Saints Northwest Missouri 1838 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372553709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Washington City, Nov. 17, 1838  * The Mormon War * Northwestern Missouri The front page has a very nice item headed: "The Mormon War" portions of which include: "...from the scene of the Mormon difficulties. A meeting of the citizens of Fayette was called...to hear the accounts just brought of 'the most barbarous atrocities'. ..a letter was read from Major Woodward...Oct.25 which stated the arrival of information at the post that the Mormons had attacked and cut  to pieces captain Bogart's company of 50 men but three or four escaped! The Mormon force was estimated at 300 to 400. The town of Richmond was threatened...reports of cannon had just been heard in the direction of Richmond. Fir... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:17

$88.00
186143

GEORGE WASHINGTON John & Samuel Adams Paul Revere MASONIC Masons 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372553318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 12, 1796  * President George Washington * 4 famous names in one issue * Masonic - Masons The top of the front page has an Act of Congress which is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington, and in block type by: John Adams. The ftpg. also has over a column taken up with a Mass. Act signed in type by the Governor: Samuel Adams. As if this was not sufficient, page 3 has a notice by the Masonic "Grand Lodge" with its emblem, and signed: Paul Revere, G. Master. Four pages, damp stain and foxing, irregular at the right margin.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:16

$68.00
186141

Ship Seizure BLACK WARRIOR AFFAIR Spain & United States Tensions 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372552272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, March 18, 1854  * Black Warrior Affair * Spain & U.S. tensions Page 3 has rather lengthy reporting concerning the seizure of the Black Warrior controversy, including the letter of the President to the House concerning it, signed in type: Franklin Pierce. The Black Warrior was a merchant ship that plied between New York City and Mobile, usually stopping at Havana, Cuba. Her seizure on Feb. 28 by Spanish authorities at Havana and the imposition of a $6,000 fine on the grounds that she had violated customs regulations nearly caused war between the United States and Spain. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:15

$32.00
186140

Very Rare GHOST TOWN Crystal Gunnison County Colorado Mining Camp 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372551899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CRYSTAL RIVER CURRENT, Crystal, Colorado, Nov. 10, 1888  * Very rare Colorado ghost town publication * Abandoned mining camp town A rare newspaper from a bonafide ghost town. Crystal was a mining camp established in 1881 & after several decades of robust existence, was all but abandoned by1917. Many buildings still stand in Crystal, but its few residents live there only in the summer. This is a volume 3 issue, formatted like most newspapers of the day with a mix of local & regional news and a great wealth of advertisements, many of which are illustrated. Not surprisingly several of the news items are mining related. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, inside has several small tape mends mostly at the folds and ma... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:15

$228.00
186139

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Leaves Springfield, Illinois for His INAUGURATION 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372551573

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 12, 1861  * Abraham Lincoln leaves Springfield, Illinois * Starts his journey for Washington D.C. Page 5 has a nice stack of column headlines and reports on Abraham Lincoln's trip from his home in Illinois to Washington. Heads include: "THE PRESIDENT ELECT EN ROUTE" "His Farewell to His Neighbors" with the text included here; "Receptions On the Route" "His Letter to Gov. Morgan" "Important Speech at Indianapolis" "The Preservation of The Union". The great text takes over 1 1/2 columns, only portions shown in the photos. Eight pages, a bit of damp staining, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:15

$77.00
186138

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Letter to Army 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372551217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 20, 1864  * Confederate President Jefferson Davis As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page is mostly taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest reports of battle activities in various fields of operation. Other reports inside area headed: "Harbor Defence" "Congress & General Howard" "A Legion Of Loyalty" "Casting of a Monster Gun" "Escape Of Union Officers From Richmond" "Army & Navy Personal" "The Spring Campaign in the South-West" "Jeff Davis To His Soldiers" is a lengthy letter to: "Soldiers of the Armies of the Confederate States" signed in type: Jeff... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:14

$38.00
186137

19th Century WHEELING Ohio and Marshall County WEST VIRGINIA WV 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037733766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, West Virginia, Oct. 14, 1876  * Uncommon publication A politically graphic issue for display as the front page features 3 patriotic engravings, signifying: "This cannon belches forth in honor of the Republican victory in Colorado..." and: "This cannon celebrates our increased  Republican majority in Ohio." and: "This cannon helped to reduce the Democratic majority in Indiana...". Four pages, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 14:13

$28.00
186136

"MAD ANTHONY" WAYNE Skirmishing with Chippawas Indians in Ohio 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372532364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 6, 1793   * "Mad Anthony" Wayne A page 3 item reports in part: "...from Pittsburgh, we learn that General Wayne had marched from the Miami against the Indians with 3000 regular troops and 1500 volunteers from Kentucky....Still Knee, a chief of the Chippawas, had come into Fort-Pitt, with assurance that his nation had resolved to observe a strict neutrality." Four pages, light foxing, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:56

$44.00
186135

GEORGE WASHINGTON & John Adams re. State of the Union Address 1794 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037714800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 6, 1794  * President George Washington * V. P. John Adams * State of the Union Address Beginning on the front page is the address of the Vice President to the President in response to Washington's recent state-of-the-union address, carrying over to page 2 where it is signed in type: John Adams. This is followed by the President's reply signed in type: G. Washington. Page 2 also has a report from Virginia of a mutiny. Four pages, a bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:55

$72.00
186134

Serial Killer RICHARD RAMIREZ Los Angeles Night Stalker GUILTY 1989 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037714661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 8, 1989 * Serial killer & rapist Richard Ramirez * Los Angeles area home invasion predator * "Night Stalker" sentenced to death The top of the front page has a small photo of Ramirez with small heading: "Stalker" See image for brief text here. Near the bottom of page 3 is a two column heading: "'Stalker' Sentenced to Die, Warns, 'I Will Be Avenged'" (see) Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Rare as such. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-32, great condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:55

$77.00
186133

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372530775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 23, 1863  * From the origin of the Civil War Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America", this being one of only a few such newspapers which did so. Among ftpg. column heads are: "Official Dispatch from Gen. Bragg--More Brilliant Exploits of Gens. Wheeler and Forrest" which is signed in type: Braxton Bragg; "From Tullahoma, Tenn. - Another Account of Our Cavalry Exploits" "From Wilmington, N.C. - Affairs in North Carolina" "From Petersburg, Va. - More Northern News" & more. Pg. 2 has "Gen. Bragg's Army" and a bit on General Forrest (see). Pg. 4 has: "Our Army Correspondence" "The American Question - Gen. Burnside's Defeat" and the "Message of Governor Bonha... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:54

$94.00
186132

ADOLPH HITLER Very 1st Speech Nazi Rally as Chancellor of Germany 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037713935

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: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 11, 1933 * Early Adolph Hitler * 1st speech as Chancellor The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "HITLER PROMISES TO PUT GERMANY BACK UPON FEET" with subhead. (see) This was Adolph Hitler's very 1st public speech after he was appointed chancellor of Germany. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is th... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:54

$40.00
186131

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal Trial WEIRD ACTS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372529241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1935 * Albert H. Fish trial - creepy acts * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "FISH'S WEIRD ACTS TOLD BY CHILDREN" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:54

$52.00
186130

ICE BOATING on Hudson River & More Scientific Americna PRINTS 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372528145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Feb. 3, 1872  Within this issue is a 3/4 page illustration: "Ice Boating on the Hudson River" which would be very displayable. Other articles and illustrations include: "Fitt's New Road Steamer" "The Shaw & Justice Dead Stroke Power Hammer" and much more. Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, very light damp stain at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:53

$30.00
186129

Printing of CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION Southern Government Creation 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037712621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 28, 1861  * Confederate Constitution * Pro-South publication This issue has some nice items from just before the outbreak of the Civil War including ftpg: "Veto of President Davis" "Presidential Appointments" "Sad State of Things at Washington" "The Hour of our Trouble is Upon us in all its Fearful Proportions" "Affairs at Charleston" and other items. But certainly the most significant item is the complete printing of the: "Constitution of the Confederate States of America" which takes almost all of page 3.  And on page 5 is an editorial titled: "Constitution of the Confederate States of America" which takes over half a column. Very historic and significant content to have in this... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:53

$267.00
186127

Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037709541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 3, 1841  * President William Henry Harrison * Eve of his inauguration - inaugural * From the city where it happened - rare A terrific newspaper for the content found on page 3, which has considerable detail on the plans for the inauguration of William Henry Harrison which happened on the following day. The first 1 1/2 columns are taken up with: "The Inauguration - Order of Procession" "Programme" "Regulations" "Line of March" and: "The Inauguration". The considerable detail of the proceedings is not surprising in a newspaper from the nation's capital, and likely not to be found in any other city's newspaper. He would hold office for just one month. Four pa... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:50

$54.00
186126

KOBE BRYANT Los Angeles Lakers Drafted out of High School NBA 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372524200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1996 * Kobe Bryant drafted out of High School * About to become a Los Angeles Laker The front page of the sport's section has a headline that reads: "Divac Is Stirring Up Hornet's Nest With Retirement Threat" with photo. Also a small inset that regards Bryant as a "...once-in-a-lifetime kind of talent..." (see) The top of page 7 of this section has a banner heading: "Laker in Waiting Might Be an NBA Star in the Making" with small photo of Bryant. Lengthy text here. Bryant was drafted out of High School to the Hornets just two days earlier. Great to have from the city where he would play his entire NBA basketball career. Rare as such. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice conditio... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:50

$138.00
186124

1967 DETROIT 12th Street RIOT African Americans vs. Police Department Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372523172

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. July 25, 1967 * 1967 Detroit - 12th Street riot * African Americans vs. police * "Long, hot summer of 1967" The front page has a three column heading: "Troops Clamp A Lid On Battered Detroit" (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1967 Detroit Riot, also known as the 12th Street Riot, was the bloodiest incident in the "Long, hot summer of 1967". Composed mainly of confrontations between black residents and the Detroit Police Department.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:49

$34.00
186123

BERT HINKLER Australian Aviator Airplane Pioneer BODY FOUND Italy 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372522429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 29, 1933 * Bert Hinkler's body recovered * Australian aviator and inventor The top of page 4 has a two column heading: "Find Six Dead in Two Planes; Hinkler, Famous Flyer, Victim" with photo of Hinkler is on the back page. (see) Hinkler went missing almost 4 months earlier during a solo flight record attempt. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:48

$40.00
186122

FREDDIE MERCURY Rock Band QUEEN Singer DEATH of AIDS 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373372521243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 25, 1991 * Freddie Mercury death (1st report) * Lead singer of the rock band Queen The bottom of the front page has a picture with small heading: "Freddie Mercury Dies" Page 4 has a one column heading: "British Rock Star Mercury Dies of AIDS" Included is a photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:48

$98.00
186107

The Bums BROOKLYN DODGERS to Win World Series MLB Baseball Champs 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368397186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1955 * Brooklyn Dodgers to be World Series champions * Finally to beat New York Yankees (day of) * Major league baseball - Bums no more The front page has a three column heading: "Yankees Square Series By Beating Dodgers, 5-1" with subhead, related photo and box scores. (see) Much much in the sport's section on game 6 of the World Series. The Dodgers would beat the Yankees in game 7 on this day to clinch the World Series. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning minor wear at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:48

$45.00
186106

Runaway & Sale SLAVE Black Advertisements in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368394558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 15, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (3) Slavery 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 one on the front page for the sale of a Negro boy. Two runaway slave advertisements are on page 3. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, irregular along the right blank margin of the 2nd leaf (see), generally in very nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:47

$38.00
186103

PITTSBURGH STEELERS & Philadelphia Eagles NFL Football Franchises 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368393324

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: Sport's section only of the DETROIT NEWS, July 9, 1933 * Pittsburgh Steelers * Philadelphia Eagles * Joins NFL football Near the top of page 2 of this section is a small one column heading: "Pro Foot Ball Loop Now Has Ten Clubs" See image for brief text here. First report coverage on the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles being awarded franchises by the National Football League at its annual owners' meeting in Chicago. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:46

$40.00
186102

FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL East Germany Brandenburg Gate w/ Photos 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368392061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989  * Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report) * Brandenburg Gate w/ photo The front page has a banner headline: "Berlin Wall Crumbling; Germans Begin Dismantling Sections for 18 Exits" with subhead and 3 related photos. Nice for display. Complete with all sections (150+ pages), great condition.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:45

$88.00
186101

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368375190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1929 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs The top of the front page has one column headings: "STOCK PRICES SOAR TO NEW HIGH RECORDS DESPITE 15% MONEY" "Steel and General Electric Among Issues Passing Best Previous Mark" "4,593, 790-Share Turnover" and more. (see) This financial bliss would come to a disastrous end a few months later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:33

$48.00
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