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188100

LAUREL CREEK MURDERS Buchanan Co. Virginia JUSTUS Family Penalty 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138981106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 11, 1910 * Laurel Creek murders * Justus family tragedy * Buchanan County, Virginia * Howard Little execution The front page has a two column heading: "SLAYER OF FAMILY OF 6 EXECUTED AT RICHMOND" 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, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Charles Keeney Hamilton was an American pioneer aviator nicknamed the "crazy man of the air". He was, in the words of the U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission, "known for his ... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:49

$38.00
188099

PHILADELPIA GENERAL STRIKE Trolley Transit Workers Labor Riots 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138976975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 23, 1910 * Philadelphia general strike (1910) * Trolley workers labor strike & riot The front page has a nice banner headline: "3 DEAD, 2 DYING, 1000 INJURED AS RESULT OF RIOTS IN PHILADELPHIA" 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 nice. wikipedia notes: The General Strike of 1910 was a labor strike by trolley workers of the Philadelphia Rapid Transit Company that grew to a citywide riot and general strike in Philadelphia, Penn... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:45

$38.00
188098

1910 ROGERS PASS AVALANCHE Selkirk Mountains British Columbia Disaster Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373465682790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 5, 1910 * Rogers Pass avalanche disaster * Selkirk Mountain - British Columbia The front page has a nice banner headline: "SNOWSLIDE IN CANADA KILLS 62 MEN" 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. wikipedia notes: The 1910 Rogers Pass Avalanche killed 62 men clearing a railroad line just out side of Rebelstok in Rogers Pass through the Selkirk Mountains in British Columbia on March 4, 1910. It is Canada's worst avalanche di... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:44

$40.00
188096

PRIMERO Las Animas Co. Colorado Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138976149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 1, 1910 * Primero coal mine mining explosion disaster * Las Animas County, Colorado ghost town The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SEVENTY-NINE DEAD IN MINE EXPLOSION" 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, a few small tape mends along bottom margin, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:44

$40.00
188095

Aviator ORVILLE WRIGHT Brothers Early AIRPLANE Flights in France 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138975344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 11, 1908 * Early airplane flights * Orville Wright - Brothers The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Orville Wright is Hailed As Conqueror of the Air" with subheads and photo of Orville Wright. (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, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:42

$98.00
188094

JOSEPH GURNEY CANNON Speaker of the House Absolute Power REVOLT 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138975028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 18, 1910 * Joseph Gurney Cannon's power revolt * Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIGHT TO OVERTHROW CANNON RESULTS IN A DRAWN BATTLE" with subheads. (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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, tape mend along the bottom margin, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On March 17, 1910, after two failed attempts to curb Cannon's absolute power in the House, Nebraska Representative George Nor... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:42

$40.00
188093

GREEN MOUNTAIN TRAIN WRECK Rock Island Railroad Disaster Iowa 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138974714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 21, 1910 * Green Mountain train wreck disaster * Rock Island Line railroad * Tama County, Iowa The front page has a great banner headline: "45 PERSONS ARE KILLED IN WRECK" with subheads. (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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:41

$48.00
188091

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138973168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 17, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The front page includes: "Attack On Port Hudson--The Enemy Repulsed" "Missouri From An Eye-Witness--The Military Thraldom Over the State--Outrages & Tyranny of the Enemy--Horrible Treatment of Our Prisoners--A Dark Picture of Wrongs & Long Suffering". Also: "Attack On Port Hudson--The Enemy Open on Port Hudson--Desperate engagement--The Yankee Fleet Badly Disabled & Driven Off" and several smaller items as well as advertisements. (printing crease near the top affects the text & distracts but does not cause any loss of words or readability) The back page has a great editorial which includes in part: "...The South has the best of omens to enc... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:40

$72.00
188067

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135675194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 22, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Among the front page items are: "First Engagement In Kentucky" which includes: "An engagement took place on the 19th in Easter Kentucky between 800 Confederates and 1800 Federals, in which the Federals were completely routed." with a bit more. Also: "Norther Reports from Western Virginia" "Later From Richmond" "Gen. Buckner's Address to the People of Kentucky" & "Gen. Floyd's Engagement with Rosencranz". More war items on pages 2 & 3 along with many ads, and the bkpg. is filled with ads included one headed: "Sale of Negroes" with details. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral F... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 16:22

$105.00
188063

President THOMAS JEFFERSON (5) Acts of Congress 1807 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463126418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 13, 1807  * President Thomas Jefferson Half of the front page is taken up with five Acts of Congress, each signed in type by the President: Th. Jefferson. One is for the erection of light houses, and another for surveying the coasts of the U.S. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:42

$31.00
188061

NORTHWEST TERRITORY Land for Auction Sale Oliver Walcott Jr. 1796 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135472605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York Sept. 6, 1796  The back page has two notices concerning: "Lands of the United States" from the Northwest Territory which will be sold at auction, with the details including a very lengthy chart noting the acres, number of lots, etc. Each is signed in type by the Secretary of the Treasury: Oliver Wolcott. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:41

$41.00
188060

Rare 17th Century THE ATHENIAN MERCURY w/ Philadelphia Quakers Ad 1693 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463125993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, England, Nov. 14, 1693 * Rare 17th century publication * Philadelphia Quakers trial book ad This was a "gentleman's" newspaper very popular in the coffeehouses of early England. Interesting reading on a wide range of topics done in question/answer format. Published at a time when there were no newspapers printing in the American colonies. The back page has a nice ad for a book: "The JUDGMENT given forth by 28 Quakers on George Keith and his Friends, with Answers to the said Judgment, declaring those 28 Quakers to be No Christians: As also an Appeal (for which several were Imprisoned) by the said George Keith, etc. to the Yearly Meeting, 1692. With a full account of the said Yearly ... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:41

$98.00
188059

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463125893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Dec. 24, 1864  (year noted on bkpg.) * Rare Confederate publication * Nearing the end of the Civil War A rather rare title and great that it includes the word “Southern”. The front page has "Maj. Gen. John H. Gordon" "How Hood Was Received" and other items. Also wealth of ads including at least two concerning slaves. The back has has a wealth of news including: "The Battle of Franklin - An Authentic Description" which is lengthy. Also: "The War News" "Legislature of South Carolina "Why Gen. Buell Resigned which includes a lengthy letter signed by him: D. C. Buell. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins. A very small library stamp above... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:40

$110.00
188056

18th Century 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper w/ John Adams Letter Response


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463124890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 4, 1798  Page 2 contains an address of the field officers from Baltimore County to the President, as we as an address of the grand jury of Dutchess County in New York, with the response signed in type by the President: John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:39

$46.00
188055

BATTLE OF THE NILE Lord Horatio Nelson defeats Napoleon Bonaparte 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373463124552

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 30, 1798  * Lord Horatio Nelson victorious * Battle of the Nile * Napoleon Bonaparte Page 2 has a report noting: "...confirms the account in our paper...of the total defeat of Buonaparte's fleet. One of the editors  is gone to the Roads for the official account which the captain omitted to bring from on board--as soon as he returns it shall be laid before our readers..." and a bit more. Four pages, handsome masthead, ink smear in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:38

$41.00
188054

President GEORGE WASHINGTON State of the Union Annual Address 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135453724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Dec. 16, 1795  * President George Washington * State of the Union Address Most of the front page is taken up with the continuation of: "Mr. Hamilton's Explanation" which is signed by him in type: Alexander Hamilton. The controversy seems to relate to expenses for the President. Also on the ftpg. are: "Quarterly Statements of the Account for compensation of the President of the United States..." from 1789. Page 3 includes the historic annual state-of-the-union address of President George Washington to Congress which takes half of the page (not signed by him). The "Speech" as it is headed, is prefaced with: "This day, precisely at 12 o'clock, The President of the United S... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:38

$355.00
188049

Aviator Pioneer JOHN MOISANT Airplane Fight Across English Channel1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135426084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 17, 1910 * John Moisant flies the English Channel * 1st airplane flight with passengers The front page has a two column headline: "AVIATOR FLIES OVER ENGLISH CHANNEL ON HIS WAY TO LONDON" 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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: John Bevins Moisant known as the "King of Aviators," was an American aviator, aeronautical engineer, flight instructor, businessman, and revolutionary. On August 17, 1910, he flew the ... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:34

$44.00
188048

Historic Very 1st INDIANAPOLIS 500 Automobile Race w/ Ray Harroun 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135408174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 31, 1911 * Indianapolis 500 inaugural race (1st report) * American racecar driver Ray Harroun wins The front page has a one column heading: "SIX INJURED IN BOG AUTO RACE RECOVERING" 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 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first "500" was held at the Speedway in 1911 on Decoration Day, May 30, (as it was known from its inception in 1868 to 1967, when federal law made "Memorial Day" the official name), run to a 600-cubic-inc... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:32

$88.00
188047

CORNELL UNIVERSITY Track Star John Paul Jones Set MILE Run Record 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135405406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 5, 1911 * Cornell University track and field photo * John Paul Jones breaks mile run record The top of page 8 has a photo with heading: "Cornell's Wonderful Runner Breaking World' Amateur Record for Mile Which Stood for 16 Years" with brief text. (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 nice.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:31

$40.00
188046

CORONATION OF GEORGE V AND MARY King & Queen of England w/ Photos 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135402152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 22, 1911 * Coronation of George V and Mary w/ photos * King and Queen of the United Kingdom The front page has a nice banner headline: "KING GEORGE AND QUEEN MARY CROWNED TODAY" with subheads and related pictorial. (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 nice.

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:31

$52.00
188014

18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Jay's Treaty Rpts. 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134724710

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 8, 1795  * 18th century America * Much on the Jay Treaty Three-quarters of the front page is taken up with: "The Objections to the Treaty Refuted", referring to the controversial Jay Treaty. Page 2 has a document which also expresses concerns about the Jay Treaty, carrying over to page 3. Four pages, foxing, loss at the right margin causes some text loss to ads on the back leaf.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:37

$34.00
188013

Admiral Lord HORATIO NELSON Letter re. Naval Navy Events 1795 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134724523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov 21, 1795  Page 2 has a letter signed in type by the famous: Horatio Nelson, concerning recent naval events. The back page begins with a poem titled: "Negro's Prayer". Four pages, some foxing, good condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:36

$47.00
188012

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373462341932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1869  * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point Page 7 has very nice reporting on the historic joining of the Central Pacific and Union Pacific Railroads at Promontory Point, Utah, with the ceremonies of the driving in of the final, golden spike signifying the completion of joining the East & West.  The headlines include: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "Ceremonies At The Completion" "The First Invoice of Japan Tea Shipped from San Francisco" "The Overland Mails Transferred to the Railroad". This reporting takes about three-quarters of a column and contains much detail, with the entire text seen in the photos below. A portion includes: "...presen... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:36

$159.00
188009

GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT Assumes Command of Armies 1864 CIVIL WAR Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134721556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL,  New York, March 26, 1864  * General Ulysses S. Grant  * Officially becomes commander * President Abraham Lincoln 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 entire front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving reports from various fields of operation, carrying over to take all of pg. 2. Other items in this issue include: "The Grog Ration" "List of Prizes" takes half a page listing captures by the U.S. Navy, "Army & Navy Personal" "General Grant & the Army of the Potomac" "Lieut. Gen. Grant Assumes Command" which includes the official order of the President, signed: Abraham Lincoln, ... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:35

$35.00
188008

Democrat PRESTON BROOKS Pro-Slavery Advocate Death FUNERAL 1857 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134720849

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 30, 1857  * Death of Preston Brooks - funeral * South Carolina Congressman Page 3 begins with nearly half a column article: "Funeral of the Hon. Preston S. Brooks" who died 3 days previous. Brooks is most remembered for his May 22, 1856, attack upon abolitionist and Republican Senator Charles Sumner, whom he beat nearly to death. Brooks beat Sumner with a cane on the floor of the U.S. Senate in retaliation for an anti-slavery speech in which Sumner verbally attacked Brooks's second cousin. Four pages, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:34

$29.00
188007

TAOS REVOLT New Mexico Populist Insurrection Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134719809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C.,  March 18, 1847  * Taos Revolt - New Mexico * Mexican-American War Page 3 has over half a column headed: "Important From New Mexico"  which has a subhead: "Insurrection at Taos". This was the Taos Revolt, an insurrection in January 1847 by Hispano and Puebloan allies against the United States’ occupation of present-day northern New Mexico during the Mexican–American War. Also some reports on the Mexican War: "Late & Interesting From Mexico". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:34

$48.00
188006

OHIO Supreme Court SLAVE CASE Anderson v Poindexter - Freedom 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373462338770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., May 13, 1857  * John Anderson vs. Henry Poindexter The top of page 3 has a column headed: "Important Slave Case In Ohio" which is the notable Anderson vs. Poindexter case in the Ohio Supreme Court. Henry Poindexter, the slave of John Anderson in Campbell County, Kentucky, was given his freedom by the Supreme Court of Ohio. In 1848, Poindexter made an agreement with Anderson to purchase his freedom. Once in Ohio, Poindexter and the cosigners refused to pay Anderson the amount of the notes, and Poindexter declared his freedom because Ohio was a free state. Anderson filed suit in Ohio to regain his slave. In 1856, the Supreme Court of Ohio found that Henry Poindexter was a f... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:34

$54.00
188004

CHEROKEE NATION Indians & North Carolina Boundary Line Argument 1767 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373462337013

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 17, 1766  * Cherokee Nation - Indians An inside page has reports datelined from Charleston, Philadelphia and Annapolis, dealing with various unrelated items. An additional report from Charleston notes: "...the boundary line between this Province & the Cherokee Indians has been lately run...the Indians express great uneasiness at the limits between their lands & those of North Carolina & Virginia remaining unsettled; & if measures are not speedily taken to give them the reasonable satisfaction they request, it is apprehended bad consequences may ensue."  Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 10 3/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:31

$35.00
188002

Best WILLIAM H. HARRISON President Funeral JOHN TYLER Takes Oath 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134709325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 7, 1841  * John Tyler takes oath of office * President William H. Harrison * Washington D.C. death - funeral All four pages has wide, black "mourning" rules around the perimeter for the death of President William Henry Harrison. Page 3 has: "Arrangements For the Interment of the Late President" which includes a diagram showing the funeral procession and the position of "the corpse" with pall bearers, etc. Also: "The New President" which includes the oath of office as recited by John Tyler, & signed by him in type.  Great to have this report from the city where he died. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:31

$120.00
188000

TORREON MASSACRE Coahuila Mexico Mexican Chinese Chinamen Murders 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373462336284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1911 * Torreon massacre - Coahuila, Mexico * Revolutionary forces vs. Chinese residents * Francisco I. Madero - Mexican Revolution The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HANS WAGNER STILL CONTINUES TO LEAD NATIONAL LEAGUE BATSMEN" with brief text. (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 14 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:30

$38.00
187999

USS MAINE United States Navy Battleship Wreck Raising PHOTO 1911 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134706707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 21, 1911 * Raising the USS Maine - cofferdam photo * United States Navy battleship wreck salvage The top of page 6 has a banner headline: "Water in Coffer Dam Surrounding Wreck of Battleship Maine Is Lowered Fifteen Feet Below Level of the Sea this Morning" with large photo and brief text. (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 nice.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:28

$38.00
187997

MORMONISM & POLYGAMY Orson Pratt-Newman Debate re. Bible Sanction 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373462331587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 20, 1870 * Mormonism - polygamy ? - Mormons * Orson Pratt-John Philip Newman debate The top of page has one column headings: "MORMONISM" "The Debate on the Question of Polygamy" and more. (see) Text takes up two columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, toning at the folds, some small margin tears, generally good, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:28

$34.00
187994

CHICAGO WHITE SOX Cap Anson & King Kelly Team Champions PRINT 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134705324

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 14, 1882  * Chicago White Sox baseball * Cap Anson & King Kelly Inside has a very nice half page illustration captioned: "The Chicago Baseball Team, Winners Of The National League Championship." This is a team portrait of eleven players in uniform, including M. J. Kelly and A. C. Anson. The bottom half of that leaf has a print of a comet over New York City, Another page is taken up with 6 images of "Italian Laborers as Railroad Builders--Scenes on the Line of the West Shore Road in the Vicinity of Newburgh". Sixteen pages, a bit of dirtiness at fold & margin of the ftpg. only, nice condition. Baseball prints from Leslie's are particularly difficult to find.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:26

$157.00
187993

ST. LOUIS BROWNS Baseball w/ Charles Comiskey & Arie Latham PRINTS 1888 Harper's


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134704916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 27, 1888  * 19th century baseball players * Charles Comiskey & Arie Latham * St. Louis Browns (Cardinals) Perhaps the most desired print would be the two quarter-page portraits of: "Two Popular Players of the St. Louis Baseball Team" being "Charles Comiskey" and "W. A. Latham." There is a related article on a following page: "The Ball Players" with much detail. Two inconsequential leave are lacking from near the front of the issue, otherwise the issue is in nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:26

$58.00
187967

Rare 1942 WORLD WAR II POSTER Gen. Dwight Eisenhower & American Industry Labor


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458233995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old World War II era poster: Here is a large and I'm assuming very rare World War II poster that measures 40 x 28 1/2 inches that shows General Dwight Eisenhower giving thanks to American laborers for producing the needed equipment for the North Africa Campaign. (see) This poster was printed at the: "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1942" (see) We found this poster within a collection of World War II newspapers we recently purchased. Printed on heavy paper, very nice condition considering it's size with a few very tiny margin tears, folded three times.

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:45

$110.00
187966

1908 MESSINA EARTHQUAKE Sicily Calabria Southern Italy DISASTER 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458233130

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 28, 1908 * 1908 Messina earthquake disaster * Sicily, Calabria, Southern Italy The front page has a banner headline: "EARTHQUAKE VISITS SOUTHERN ITALY" with subheads and related photo. (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 10 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes long the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:44

$40.00
187964

1908 MARIANNA PA Washington County Pennsylvania Mining MINE EXPLOSION Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458232641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 28, 1908 * Marianna PA, Washington County Pennsylvania * Mine - coal mining explosion disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TWO HUNDRED MINERS CAUGHT IN THE DRAFTS" with subhead. 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 long the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: At 10:55 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, November 28, 1908, an explosion occurred in the mine which killed 154 men and left only one survivor. Although the mine was quickly refurbished by ... See More  

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$48.00
187963

JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Negro Wins Heavyweight BOXING Title in 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458232475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 26, 1908 * Jack Johnson - 1st Black to win the World Boxing Title The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "BURNS OUTCLASSED AND JOHNSON IS NOW CHAMPION PUGILIST" 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 long the spine, generally nice.

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$137.00
187962

Best ALONZO HORTON Modern Day San Diego California Founder DEATH 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458232233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 7, 1909 * Death of Alonzo E. Horton * Modern day San Diego founder * Best title to be had ? - very rare The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "DEATH TODAY OF ALONZO E. HORTON" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 8 with photo of Horton. 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 6 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:42

$150.00
187961

Aviator WALTER BROOKINS Airplane Flight Wright Brothers Relation 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130718864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1910 * Aviation pioneer Walter Brookins - Wright brothers * 1st airplane flight from Chicago to Springfield The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BROOKINS FLIES 75 MILES IN ATTEMPT TO WIN $10,000 PRIZE" 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, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Walter Richard Brookins (July 11, 1889 – April 29, 1953) was the first pilot trained by the Wright brothers for their exhibition team. On 29 Se... See More  

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$52.00
187959

ROBERT G. FOWLER Aviation Pioneer Trancontinental Airplane Flight 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130718614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 23, 1911 * Aviator Robert G. Fowler - early aviation pioneer * 1st transcontinental airplane flight (stages) (W to E) * Wright Brothers Model B biplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AVIATOR FOWLER AGAIN FAILS TO CROSS HIGH MOUNTAINS" 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 stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Robert George Fowler was an early aviation pioneer and was the first person to make a west-to-east transcontinental flight in sta... See More  

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$40.00
187958

1910 KINGSLAND COLLISION Fort Wayne IN Interurban Trolley Car Disaster Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130718378

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 21, 1910 * 1910 Kingsland collision - Fort Wayne, Indiana * Worst interurban trolley - Street car disaster in history The front page has a nice banner headline: "FORTY PERSONS ARE KILLED IN STREET CAR COLLISION" 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 nice.

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$40.00
187955

RAYMONDE DE LAROCHE 1st Woman Airplane Pilot Rheims Airshow CRASH 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130717891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 8, 1910 * Raymonde de Laroche almost killed * 1st female to pilot a airplane ? 1st licensed * Rheims, France airshow - "Mother of Aviation" The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BARONESS DE LA ROCHE, WOMAN AEROPLANIST, IS FATALLY HURT AT RHEIMS" 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, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, tape mend along the bottom margin, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Raymonde de Laroche (August 22, 1882 – July 18, 1918), is thought to be the... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:40

$57.00
187953

Very Early 1858 BASEBALL Pre Civil War Porter's Spirit of the Times NEWSPAPER


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458230255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Oct. 25,1856  * Very early pre-Civil War baseball A nice sports-themed newspaper from before the Civil War, which has nearly half a column of various reports under the heading: "Base Ball". There are reports on 5 baseball games with commentary which would seem odd today. One item notes: "The Baltic boys confess this to be a bad beat; but as they intend to try their hand once more this season, we hope they will be able to mend their batting and their fielding...". Sixteen pages, 11 by 16 inches, nice condition.

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$49.00
187951

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT v. American Tobacco Co. Case DECISION 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458229871

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 29, 1911 * United States Supreme Court case decision * United States v. American Tobacco Co. The front page has a banner headline: "DECISION OF SUPREME COURT IS AGAINST THE TOBACCO TRUST" 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 stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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$68.00
187950

CARRIE NATION Temperance Anti-Alcohol Movement Advocate DEATH 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130717162

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 10, 1911 * Carrie Nation death * Temperance advocate * Anti-alcohol leader Page 2 has a small one column heading: "Body of Mrs. Nation taken to Kansas City" See image for text here. 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, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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$40.00
187949

Newport INTERNATIONAL POLO CUP Meadowbrook Club w/ Big Four Photo 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130716805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 1, 1911 * Newport - International Polo Cup * United States vs. England * Meadowbrook Polo Club The top of the front page has a three column heading: "First Game of Great Polo Match Is Being Played This Afternoon" with subhead and pictorial of the "Big Four" (American players). 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 nice.

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:38

$38.00
187947

SECOND BOSTON TEA PARTY Ship Fortune Harbor & Captain James Cook 1774 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458227909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOWN & COUNTRY MAGAZINE, London, May, 1774  * The Second Boston Tea Party Formatted much like the 'Gentleman's Magazine" but a much less common title. The most notable report is the historic reporting of the "2nd Boston Tea Party" which mentions: "...a number of persons entered the brig Fortune, Capt. Gorham, who arrived from London on the preceding day, and stove 28 and a half chests of tea, and discharged the contents into the harbour, being the whole of that article which came in said vessel; no damage was done to any other goods..." with a bit more. A fine report of this very historic event which received less attention through history than the "first" Boston Tea Party of December 16, 1773. "Debates In th... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:37

$89.00
187946

TEXAS STATEHOOD ? Stephen F. Austin re. Mexico Relations 1834 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130715337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 4, 1834  * Stephen F. Austin * Texas statehood ? Inside has an item on: "Texas" concerning S. T. Austin, delegated to represent the affairs of Texas at the city of Mexico, and noting: "...that it was expected Texas would soon be admitted into the union as one of the Mexican states..." with a bit more. Much reporting from Congress. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, various foxing, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:36

$29.00
187945

JIM BOWIE Samuuel Houston TAMPICO Expedition Mexico 1836 Baltimore MD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130714977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER Baltimore, March 19, 1836  * Jim Bowie & Samuel Houston * Tampico expedition The front page has a brief item noting: "The people of Texas are divided among themselves, and, it is said, that gen. Samuel Houston and col. James Bowie have been displaced from their commands in the army." Nice to have mention of both Houston & Bowie on the front page. Another lengthier report on page 3 is headed: "The Tampico Expedition" which relates to Texas. Other various news of the day including much on "Affairs In Florida" with talk of General Gaines' actions with the Indians. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulat... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:36

$42.00
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