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184358

FIRST BATTLE OF CHARLESTON Ironclads Warships w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202815384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston * Ironclads warships clash Although the front page has Civil War reports, including a small print of the military position, pages 2 & 3 have more on the Civil War including a huge  Civil War map: "THE GREAT IRON-CLAD FIGHT - Scene Of Operations Off Charleston...". There are great column heads: "SUMTER" "Additional Details from the Herald Special Correspondents Off Charleston" "The Preparations for the Attack" "Commencing The Action" and much more. War reports on other inside pages as well. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$39.00
184357

Rare SIEGE Battle OF YORKTOWN Virginia Full Page Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937127178

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 22, 1862  * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia * Rare full page Civil War map The front page has a great full page map headed:  "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN, The Rebel Fortifications, Earthworks and Rifle Pits Around Yorktown and Across the Peninsula--The Work Before general McClellan and the Army of the Potomac". Also a page 3 map titled: "THE ADVANCE OF GENERAL McDOWELL, Fredericksburg, Falmouth and Vicinity...". Among the column headlines on the war are: "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN" "Camp Life and Its Many Incidents" "Rebel Preparations" "The Advance Upon Fredericksburg" "Destruction Of Property" and more. Twelve pages, very nice condition. A great display issue.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:57

$135.00
184356

Reporter NELLIE BLY'S Woman Trip Around The World 1889 San Diego Calif Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937126637

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Dec. 9, 1889  * Nellie Bly's trip around the World Page 4 has an article beginning: "Nellie Bly and Miss Bisland are racing around the world to show how fast the trip can be made and how safely women can make it along..." with more, however it is just a reference to a situation with a Danish woman seeking passage to Coronado in San Diego  harbor--see the photo for the full text. Eight pages, some dirtiness to the ftpg, generally good.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:56

$29.00
184355

JACK THE RIPPER Charles Ludwig Arrest ? Whitechapel Women Murders 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937126426

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Sept. 20, 1888  * Charles Ludwig is Jack the Ripper ? The front page has a brief & inconspicuous item on Jack the Ripper: "A German named Ludwig has been arrested in London on suspicion of being the perpetrator of the recent Whitechapel murders, where the four women were found dead and mutilated at separate times." Eight pages, a small repaired piece on the back leaf, ftpg. news agent's stamp, minor fold foxing.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:56

$30.00
184354

WHALING FLEET Disaster Bowhead Whales Hunting Arctic Ice Jam 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202813949

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 14, 1871 * Whaling disaster of 1871 * Bowhead whales hunting * Arctic ice jam Page 5 has an article headed: "The Destruction Of The Arctic Whaling Fleet" "Twelve Hundred Seamen Wrecked--Great Loss OF Life...." and list of the ships lost. Text takes up just over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Whaling Disaster of 1871 was an incident off the northern Alaskan coast in which a fleet of 33 American whaling ships were trapped in the Arctic ice in late 1871 and subsequently abandoned. It dealt a serious blow to the American whaling industry, already in decline.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:55

$44.00
184353

MUNICH AGREEMENT Adolph Hitler & Benito Mussolini NAZIS Signs 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202813222

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: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 8 A.M. EXTRA, September 30, 1938 * Munich Agreement * Adolph Hitler - Benito Mussolini * Sudetenland - Czechoslovakia The front page has a nice headline: "CZECHS GIVE UP! BOW TO 4 POWERS" with various subheads that include: "Four Power Pact Gives Hitler Sudetenland" and more. Unfortunately their is a small library label that affects the headline. (see) Still nice for display.  Complete with 26 pages, light toning, a little wear with some ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:55

$72.00
184351

JESSE OWENS & Berlin Summer Olympics Team Welcome Home w/ PHOTOS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202811533

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 4, 1936 * Jesse Owens & Olympic team welcome home * Broadway, Manhattan ticker-tape parade * Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia presents * 1936 Berlin, Germany Summer Olympics The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "OLYMPIC STARS GET WELCOME OF CITY" with subheads that include: "121 From the American Team, Headed by Owens, Parade Through Cheering Crowds" and more with related photos.  Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:54

$58.00
184350

NEW YORK YANKEES Win AL Pennant & PHAR LAP Mounted Taxidermy 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202810965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1932 * Phar lap - Australian thoroughbred racehorse * New York Yankees capture AL pennant Page 18 has a small one column heading: "Phar Lap Mounted in Yonkers; To Be Exhibited at Belmont". See photo for brief text. Page 17 has a five column headline: "League Championship Captured by Yankees" with subheads (see photos). This would be Babe Ruth's last pennant with the New York Yankees. The Yanks would go on to win the World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:54

$44.00
184348

Best BIGGEST % GAIN Wall Street Stock Market Percentage Rise 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937124117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1933  * Wall Street - stock market * Biggest percentage gain is history While most reports on the stock market have a negative focus--"crash" days always sell well--we are pleased to offer this issue which was a bit of brightness in the midst of the Great Depression. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its single best day (percentage change) in history on March 15, 1933 achieving a 15.34% gain. It is this event that is reported on the front page with a headline: "...Stocks Soar As Trading Is Resumed" and subheads: "Record Rise In Shares" "$3,000,000,000 Added to Values in Day by Advance of 15%" and more (see). This event even eclipsed the 936.42 point gain on Oct. 13, 2008, which was an 11.0... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:53

$137.00
184347

(14) NORTH POLE CONQUERED Robert Peary or Frederick Cook ARCTIC 1909 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937123014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, a collection of 14 consecutive issues from September 1 thru 16, 1909 (no Sunday issues). * Robert Peary finds the North Pole ? * Or was it Frederick Cook that was 1st ? The discovery of the North Pole has been a question of debate: did Cook or Peary get their first? A Smithsonian magazine article discusses the controversy. It was widely accepted that Peary reached the pole first, but in 1988 a re-examination of his records commissioned by the National Geographic Society concluded that Peary's evidence never proved his claim and suggested that he knew he might have fallen short.  Here is a great set of 14 issues with nice reports on the claims of both. The photo tell the stor... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:52

$460.00
184346

Announcing JAPANESE SURRENDERING End of World War II PEACE 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202806716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE AND BULLETIN, Williamsport, Penn., Aug. 14, 1945 * World War II ending * Japanese surrendering The front page banner headline is an early announcement that the war with Japan was coming to an end: "JAP RADIO BROADCASTS TOKYO WILL ACCEPT ALLIED SURRENDER TERMS" with a subhead. (see) Nice for display. Indeed, the next day's edition in newspapers across the country would announce the official end of WWII. The complete issue with all 12 pages, a little wear at the folds with a small hole at the center, generally good.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:52

$57.00
184345

Best TWISTER Film Movie 1st Week 2nd Friday Poster AD 1996 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937122116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 17, 1996 * Best "Twister" movie advertisement * 1st week - following Friday * Disaster adventure film - storm chasers A nice issue on the 1st week of the motion picture hit "Twister" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:52

$62.00
184344

USS YORKTOWN Aircraft Carrier Battle of Midway Sinking PHOTOS1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937121685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, September 17, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Yorktown sinking * Battle of Midway aftermath * World War II - WWII * Incomplete issue *** The bottom of the front page has a photo of the doomed USS Yorktown with small heading: "Yorktown Lost" The report begins on page 3 with another related photo. The article is to continues on page 23 which is not present. But what is great is a double page pictorial with the headline: "The U.S.S. Yorktown Dies in Battle" (see) Nice for display here. This sinking actually happened a few months earlier but this was when it was 1st made public making it still a first report. Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 80 pages, a little light staining, a few tiny margi... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:51

$52.00
184343

BATTLE OF SHILOH Memphis Tennessee TN Civil War Miss. Valley MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202805496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1862  * Memphis TN Tennessee * Battle of Shiloh (Pittsburg Landing) * Jews - Jewish - Judaica The front page features a nice, detailed map headed: "THE PRESENT SCENE OF OPERATIONS IN THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. Map showing the Line of the Mississippi from Cairo to Memphis & the Rebel Forts, Including Fort Pillow...". There are also nice column heads including: "The War In The Southwest" "Operations of Commodore Foote at Fort Pillow" "Good News From Gen. Banks" "The Enemy Driven Out of Mount Jackson" "Capture of Locomotives & Rolling Stock" "Rebels Reported to be in Force at Rude's Hill" "The Siege Of Yorktown" "A Wholesale Dread of Our Sharpshooters" and more.  Page four under "Shiloh" has: "... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:51

$63.00
184341

Best QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Many Photos London England 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202803289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MAIL, London, June 3, 1953  * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II This is: "The Golden Reprint" edition as all 12 pages are printed in gold ink. Nice to have a report of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in a London newspaper, with the banner headline: "LET US CHERISH OUR OWN WAY OF LIFE", with a photo of Queen Elizabeth taking up most of the front page. A plethora of coverage with related photos are on inside page. Twelve pages, minor central fold rubbing, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:50

$67.00
184340

KOREAN WAR Original September 5, 1950 New York Times w/ Photo Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202802740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 5, 1950  * Korean War original * Second Battle of Naktong Bulge The top of the front page has a five column headline: "SOVIET FLIER DOWNED OFF KOREA BY ALLIED PATROL, U. S. TELLS U. N.; RED DRIVE NEAR POHANG ADVANCES" with various related subheads and photo. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:49

$40.00
184339

Rare NORWALK Huron County OHIO w/ Mormons Mormonism 1854 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937119253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWALK EXPERIMENT, Ohio, Nov. 28, 1854 * Uncommon publication Page 2 has an article headed: "The Mormons" See images for text here. An uncommon from pre-Civil War Ohio. Contains other news of the day with many advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, some period stray writing above the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:49

$34.00
184338

USS PANAY INCIDENT Japanese American Gunboat Yangtze River CHINA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202801872

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA!, December 13, 1937  * USS Panay incident (1st report) * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China  The front page has a great banner headline: "JAPAN SINKS U. S. GUNBOAT WITH BOMBS; 100 ON BOARD !" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp with the masthead, a little spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:49

$57.00
184337

JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight Boxing Title Tommy Gibbons at Shelby MT 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202801409

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1923 * Jack Dempsey vs. Tommy Gibbons * Heavyweight boxing title (1st report) * Shelby, Montana financial flop The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "DEMPSEY WINS BY DECISION" with subheads and round by round descriptions. (see) Nice for display. More in the sport's section and 5 related photos are on the back page. Complete with 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The aftermath was worse than the fight for Shelby: a large arena, the size of a football field, had been built. Since most of Shelby's residents and those of nearby cities could not afford ticket prices set... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:48

$115.00
184336

1916 COCA-COLA COKE Grover Alexander MLB Baseball Advertisement 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202800919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, June 2, 1916  * Coca-Cola - Coke advertisement * Grover Alexander - MLB baseball Of interest is a very nice, graphic, page 9 advertisement in which noted baseball star "Grover Cleveland Alexander" endorses Coca-Cola (see the photo). The front page is dominated by World War I reports, nearly a year before America's entry in the war. Complete in 12 pages and in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:48

$37.00
184335

Early CHARLIE CHAPLIN Comedy Film Actor "The Tramp" Performance Ad1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937117862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, March 2, 1915  Page 5 has a very early Charlie Chaplin notice, being an advertisement for his appearance: "Charlie Chaplin at the Plaza Today. The Greatest Cutup in History..." which includes the iconic full-figure photo of him in his popular role as 'The Tramp'. Chaplin had just arrived in the United States in December, 1913. Twelve pages, disbinding indents at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:48

$46.00
184334

(5) WORLD WAR II New York City Daily News Headlines 1941-1945 WWII Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202800024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY NEWS, New York  An interesting lot of five issues, each from the World War II years of 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, and 1945. One of the great features of the Daily News is the format, as most of each front page of this tabloid-size newspaper is taken up with a headline and/or photo relating to the war. Each issue has some inside pages removed but pages relating to the war were kept. Each is never bound, has minor foxing and minimal margin wear. Generally good condition. A fine opportunity for a displayable set of issues representing each of the war years.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:47

$33.00
184333

1873 VIENNA WORLD'S FAIR Austria-Hungary History Exposition OPENS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202796190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1873 * 1873 Vienna World's Fair opens * Austria-Hungary capital exposition The top of page 3 has many one column headings: "VIENNA" "Grand Opening of the World's Fair" "A May-Day Greeting from the Old World" "Science The Master Of The World" "Louise Muhlbach's Account" "OUR VIENNA VICTORY" and more. Lengthy text. Complete with 12 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:45

$35.00
184331

Best KOBE BRYANT Los Angeles Lakers NBA Basketball DEBUT 1st Game 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202795199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 4, 1996 * Kobe Bryant makes his NBA debut * Lakers professional basketball * Shaquille O'Neal - Shaq debut with L.A. * Best publication to be had - rare as such The front page of section C (sports) has a headline: "Lakers Still Kidding Around" with subhead: "Bryant becomes youngest player in NBA history..." and photo showing Shaq shooting a sky hook. (see) First report coverage continues on page 11 of this section with smaller photo showing Bryant. This was Bryant's very first regular season NBA game played and O'Neal's first game as a Laker. Great to have in this Los Angeles publication, very rare as such. This game was played at the Forum. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:44

$125.00
184330

LEE HARVEY OSWALD John F. Kennedy JFK Murder FBI Says Acted Alone 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937112698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 3, 1963 * re. John F. Kennedy - JFK assassination * FBI indicates Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone The top of the front page has a nice headline: "FBI Report: Oswald Was Alone in Killing" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 60+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:43

$42.00
184329

HARLEM RACE RIOT Black Teenage Shoplifter Attacked at Five & Dime 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937112092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1935 * Harlem race riot of 1935 * Black teenage shoplifter The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Police Shoot Into Rioters; Kill Negro in Harlem Mob" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 15. Great to have in this famous NYC publication. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Harlem riot of 1935 took place on March 19, 1935 during the Great Depression, in New York City, New York, in the United States. It has been described as the first "modern" race riot in Harlem, because it was committed primarily against property rather than persons. Harlem is a northern neighborhood on Manhattan Island in New York City whose ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:43

$58.00
184328

Rare 18th Century GLOUCESTERSHIRE England Nice Masthead StampAct 1766 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202791422

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOCESTER JOURNAL, (spelled Gloucester today), England, May 12, 1766  * Mention of the hated stamp act The front page has a letter from Quebec as well as a letter from Philadelphia which notes in part: "...every thing relating to the affairs of America was settled, that the Stamp Act would be repealed and requisitions were to be made to the respective colonies for the support of American establishment...". Four pages, handsome masthead, red tax stamp on the front page, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:42

$31.00
184327

AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE to be Granted by England British 1782 Newcastle Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937110917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWCASTLE CHRONICLE, England Dec. 14, 1782  * Independence for American Colonies The back page has reports from America concerning the end of the Revolutionary War, bits noting: "...the last campaign in America, dwelling particularly on the loss of the army under Lord Cornwallis...that an offer of independence to America was the only means of procuring peace....declared himself of the same opinion upon the necessity of granting independence to America..." with more on this. Four pages, never bound no trimmed, nice red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:42

$64.00
184308

UNITED STATES NAVY Creation w/ Initial Frigates Construction Plan 1794 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936137879

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, May 9, 1794  * re. United States Navy creation * Construction of the frigates to begin * USS Constitution, Constellation & U.S. Shortly before this date the federal government passed the historic Naval Act of 1794, authorizing the building of six frigates, the founding ships of what would become the U.S. Navy. The front page has a detailed advertisement from the "Treasury Department which essentially is seeking bits for the building of these frigates. It notes in part: "Notice is hereby given that proposals will be received...for Ship Timber of the following kinds, suitable for the building of the Frigates authorized by law..." and what followed are the details of the wood ... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:30

$59.00
184307

JOHN C. COLT Gun Revolver Inventor Samuel Brother MURDER Sentence 1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936137675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD---EXTRA, Sept. 27, 1842  * John C. Colt murder trial sentence * Brother of famous gun inventor This is an uncommon single sheet "extra" edition created for the expressed purpose of reporting: "Sentence of JOHN C. COLT, Convicted On The Murder of SAMUEL ADAMS on the 19th September, 1841". This murder case was quite a sensation at the time, the details easily found on the internet. Complete as a single sheet issue, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:30

$43.00
184306

NEW YORK ZOO HOAX Central Park Dangerous Animals Escape 1874 NY Herald Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200592611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 9, 1874  * The New York Zoo hoax * The Great Central Park Zoo Escape Page 3 has a stack of horrific headlines which include: "AWFUL CALAMITY" "The Wild Animals Broken Loose from Central Park" "Terrible Scene of Mutilation" "A Shocking Sabbath Carnival of Death" "Savage Brutes At Large" "The Killed and Wounded" "Bravery & Panic" and more. This full page article--with considerable detail--reports that all the animals had escaped their cages & were roaming free in the park, leaving dozens of people "...mutilated, trampled, and injured..." not to mention killed. It wasn't true of course; at the very end the writer admits it's a completely made up version of what might happen if conditions in the zoo... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:30

$110.00
184305

FUGITIVE SLAVE CASE Kentucky to Freedom in Cincinnati Ohio ? 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936137284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Aug. 17, 1853  * Notable fugitive slave case - slavery The top of page 2 has an article: "A Fugitive At Cincinnati" which reports on the first fugitive slave case in Cincinnati since the enactment of the Fugitive Slave Law in 1850. This is the case of Washington McQuerry, an escaped slave from Kentucky who sought his freedom in Ohio. Four pages, a very discrete archival mend on page 2, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:29

$48.00
184304

ISAIAH THOMAS Elected American Antiquarian Society President 1818 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200591524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 4, 1818  Page 2 has a report headed: "Antiquarian Society" which notes that Isaiah Thomas was elected President. Other officers noted s well. This is the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester. The ftpg. has: "More Bloodshed" concerning a battle with the Indians in the Alabama Territory. Four pages, various foxing and some damp staining.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:29

$29.00
184303

EARLY Rare 17th Century 334 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1686 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936137015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 24, 1686  * Samuel Johnson found guilty of seditious libel * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had The back page has a report from Westminster noting: "This day Samuel Johnson was brought to tryal at the King's Bench-Bar upon an information of High Misdemeanor, for writing and publishing two scandalous and seditious libels, to excite and stir up His Majesties subjects to sedition and rebellion, and upon a full evidence was found guilty of the same by a jury of gentlemen of the county of Surrey." Single sheet, 6 1/2 by 11 inches, great condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:29

$68.00
184301

NEGRO TROOPS ? General William T. Sherman in the South 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200588314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, July 2, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * Negro troops question considered 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 Campaign In Virginia" carrying over to most of pg. 2. Inside pages contain: "General Sherman's Operations" "Marching Of Troops In Large Bodies" "How to Recruit Our Army" "Negro Troops" "Bills Relating to the Navy" "Speech of Major-General McClellan" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:27

$34.00
184300

HURRICANE ANDREW Category 5 Atlantic Storm Hits MIAMI Florida 1992 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936131605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 25, 1992 * Hurricane Andrew hits Miami, Florida * Category 5 Atlantic Ocean storm disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Hurricane Lashes Florida; 10 Killed, Damage in Billions" with subhead and related photo. Coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:20

$40.00
184299

1997 STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street Asia Economic Financial Collapse Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936131392

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 28, 1997 * October 27, 1997, mini-crash * Stock Market - Wall Street The front page has a nice banner headline: "Dow Dives 554; Trading Halted" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display. More inside. Complete with all section (80+ pages), great condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:20

$48.00
184298

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1795 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936131143

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Worcester, Massachusetts, Aug. 31, 1796 * 18th century American publication Published  by Isaiah Thomas, perhaps the most famous printer of the 18th century, and whose collection became the foundation of the American Antiquarian Society. Handsome masthead makes this a displayable newspaper. Four pages, a little light foxing, generally very nice.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:20

$35.00
184297

WICKENBURG MASSACRE Stagecoach Murders La Paz Road Arizona AZ 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936130428

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 17, 1871 * Wickenburg massacre, Arizona Territory Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "The Arizona Stage Tragedy" (see) wikipedia notes: The Wickenburg Massacre was the November 5, 1871, murder of six stagecoach passengers en route from Wickenburg, Arizona Territory, westbound for San Bernardino, California, on the La Paz road. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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$34.00
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OXFORD MS Lafayette County Mississippi NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936130286

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1935. * Ellwood Higginbotham Negro lynching * Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi Page 21 has small one column headings: "MOB LYNCHES NEGRO" "Mississippi Prisoner Seized as Jury Debates Murder Case" First report coverage on the lynching of Ellwood Higginbotham at Oxford, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, archival mend on page 2, otherwise good.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:18

$44.00
184295

DIXON ILLINOIS Baptism Ceremony Truesdell Bridge COLLAPSE Disaster1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936129787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 5, 1873 * Dixon, Illinois * Truesdell Bridge collapse * Baptism ceremony disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "FEARFUL LOSS OF LIFE" "A Bridge Over Rock River, Illinois, Falls with Two Hundred Persons" "Wild And Terrible Scene" "Fifty-one Dead Bodies Taken from the Stream" and more and partial list of the dead. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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$35.00
184294

CHARLES MORTIMER Sacramento California HANGING Mary Shaw Murder 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200573936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 17, 1873 * Murderer Charles Mortimer hanging * Mrs. Mary Shaw Gibson murder * Sacramento, California crime The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE GALLOWS IN CALIFORNIA" "Charles Mortimer Hanged for the Murder of Mary Gibson Shaw" "Robbery And Motive For The Deed" "Insanity At the Last Hour" and more. (see) Text takes up over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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$38.00
184293

15th AMENDMENT Colored Blacks Right VOTE Becoming Law of the Land 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936129473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1870 * 15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect * Voting rights for blacks in America Page 5 has reporting concerning the recent enacting of the 15th Amendment with heading: "WASHINGTON" "Bill to Enforce the Fifteenth Amendment" (see) Complete with 16 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:17

$33.00
184292

(3) JFK John F. Kennedy Assassination & Funeral OSWALD 1963 Wash D.C. Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936128904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON POST, Nov. 24, 25 & 26, 1963 * John F. Kennedy murder & funeral * Lee Harvard Oswald assassination Here are 3 incomplete issues on the JFK assassination with front page banner headlines and a few related photos. (see) More inside. Great to have from our nation's capital, rare as such. The 24th is 1st section only with 10 pages, the 25th is front and back leaf only of the 1st section (4 pages) and the 26th is the 1st section only with 12 pages, nice for display as such.

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$52.00
184291

MORMONS Mormonisn Outrages in Salt Lake City Utah vs. Gentiles 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200572869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 8, 1870 * Mormonism - Mormons - Gentiles * Unrest in Salt Lake City, Utah The top of page 8 has one column headings: "MORMONISM" "Excitement in Salt Lake City-Mormon Outrages on Persons and Property..." (see) Text takes up just over one full column. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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$37.00
184290

TY COBB Detroit Tigers Baseball Star Icon Sued by Wife for Abuse 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200572285

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 16, 1931 * Ty Cobb a wife abuser ? * Sued by his wife The front page has a three column heading: "Ty Cobb Sued By Wife; Shocked at Her 'Haste'" with photo of Cobb and wife.  Great to have in this Detroit publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 30 pages, light light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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$40.00
184289

RICHARD STRAUSS & Nazis Nazi Germany re JEWS Jewish Writing Opera 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936126776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, July 13, 1935 * Richard Strauss and Nazi Germany * German composer, conductor & pianist * Resigns because a Jew wrote his opera The front page has a one column heading: "Richard Strauss Out In Row With The Nazis" with subhead: "In Hot Water Because Jew Wrote Opera Libretto, Composer Resigns" (See) Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins and central fold, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$42.00
184288

SMALLPOX VACCINE Successful Virus Tests by Dr. Edward Jenner 1801 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936126548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Nov. 7, 1801  * Edward Jenner and the smallpox vaccine A very significant medical issue, as the front pate has over a full column letter headed: "On The Origin of the Vaccine Innoculation which is a letter written by the famed Dr. Edward Jenner. It has an: 'Introduction" which notes: "I am induced to give the following concise 'History Of The Origin of Vaccine Inoculation' from my frequently observing that those who only consider the subject cursorily, confound  the casual Cow Pow with the disease when excited by inoculation. Edward Jenner." which is dated from London, May 6, 1801. The lengthy letter which follows gives great detail on Jenner's experimentation concerning smallpox, and... See More  

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$300.00
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ALBERT EINSTEIN General Theory of Relativity Gravitation 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392936114161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 27, 1949 * Theoretical physicist Albert Einstein * General theory of relativity - gravity * Generalized theory of gravitation The front page has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN'S NEW DISCOVERY BARED" with subhead. (see) Complete with 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins and central fold, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:00

$48.00
184284

EARLY Rare 17th Century 345 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1675 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200533145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 27, 1675 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had 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 would be a nice newspaper for fr... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2020 14:58

$47.00
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