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194789

Historic: UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION Created in 1787 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393771589483

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, September 18, 1787  * First announcement that the Constitution of the United States has been finalized * In regards to historic announcements in U.S. history, this is rivaled only by the announcement that the Declaration of Independence had been signed A singularly historic newspaper. As collectors know the very first newspaper to print the United States Constitution was this title of the next day, September 19, 1787. As such it has an auction record in excess of $200,000. This is the newspaper from the day prior which is very likely the very first announcement that the Constitution has been finalized and will now be sent to the various states for ratificatio... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2022 11:23

$26,750.00
194733

JACK DEMPSEY Boxing Comeback Attempt Defeat vs. King Levinsky 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393754741098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 2 ONLY (Sports) of the Chicago Tribune, Feb. 19, 1932 * Jack Dempsey vs. King Levinsky * Comeback tour ends in defeat (last fight) * Heavyweight boxing exhibition bout The top of the front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "LEVINSKY DEFEATS DEMPSEY BEFORE 22,000" with subheads. Nice for display. Three related photos are on the back page. (see) Complete with all 12 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: On February 18, 1931, Levinsky also fought a 4-round exhibition with Jack Dempsey. Dempsey had embarked on a tour of exhibition bouts and was contemplating a comeback. The Levinsky fight convinced him that he was through as a fig... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2022 13:57

$44.00
194732

1981 AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS Aviation Strike Begins Ronald Reagan 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393754740049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 4, 1981 * Professional Air Traffic Controllers * Strike begins - redefine labor relations * President Ronald Reagan The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "CONTROLLERS STRIKE, HALTING 7,000 FLIGHTS; REAGAN GIVES 48-HOUR NOTICE OF DISMISSAL" with subheads and two related photos. Much more inside. Complete with 42 pages, a little residue from a label being removed at the beginning of the headline, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 02, 2022 13:57

$52.00
194730

1905 CHICAGO Brotherhood of TEAMSTERS' STRIKE Industry Lockout 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393754738784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1905 * 1905 Chicago teamsters' strike * Solidarity action & lockout * Brotherhood of Teamsters The top of the front has a two column headline: "STRIKE IS AGAIN IN FULL SWING" with subhead. (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 6 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The 1905 Chicago Teamsters' strike was a sympathy strike and lockout by the United Brotherhood of Teamsters in the summer of 1905 in the city of Chicago, Illinois. The strike was ini... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2022 13:56

$40.00
194728

2003 MOSUL Iraq RAID Uday & Qusay Hussein Assassination by U.S. Troops Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373812988981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 23, 2003 * 2003 Mosul raid - Iraq * Uday & Qusay Hussein The top of the front page has a four column headline: "U.S. Kills Hussein's Sons in Firefight at Mansion" with subheads and two related photos. Much more inside. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2022 13:55

$44.00
194727

1900 TAIYUAN MASSACRE Christians Executions Boxer rebellion China 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373812988831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 14, 1900 * Taiyuan Massacre - Shanxi, North China * Christians - foreigners executions * Boxer Rebellion - uprising The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MORE CHINESE HORRORS MISSIONARIES " 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 02, 2022 13:55

$40.00
194701

Year 1859 MORMONS Mormonism Salt Lake City Utah GOLD Discovery 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751326429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 25, 1859  * Mormons - Mormonism & gold Page 2 has half a column headed: "UTAH" "Only Mormons On Juries--Discovery of Gold Near Salt Lake--A Catholic Army Chaplain". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:33

$43.00
194700

Rare & Early 18th Century BRITISH 1715 Original Newspaper w/ Itinerant OCCULTIST


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811718754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London, May 26, 1715  * Rare & early 18th century issue * Nice masthead engravings A handsome issue with the two nice, detailed engravings in the masthead. The back page has a brief item: "The same day, Sir William Read, his Majesty's Ocultist in Chief, died at Rochester; he was the most expert of all those of his profession." Wikisource calls Williams Read an itinerant quack. Complete as a single sheet issue, 8 1/4 by 14 inches, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:33

$59.00
194699

JOHN WILKES Radical Supporter of Americans 1768 Pre Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751322970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON CHRONICLE, Massachusetts, Aug. 29, 1768  * John Wilkes - radical * Pre Revolutionary War The first half of the newspaper is taken up with the continuation of the "Narrative of the Hon. Commodore Byron" on his expedition around the world in the 1740's. Near the back are reports from London noting in part: "...that most of the readers of our paper are such friends to liberty that they will receive with the most heart felt pleasure the news  we give them this week that Mr. Wilkes, the great assertor of the liberties of this country, is now restored to all the rights & privileges of it, of which he has been long deprived by an illegal proceeding...". John Wilkes was a radical member of Parliament who, during th... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:32

$145.00
194698

Early CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Pre 49ers Letter from the Fields 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811718476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Boston, Dec. 8, 1848  * California gold rush letter * Early - pre-49ers The front page has over half a column headed: "The Gold Excitement" which has some great content, including: "...what a spectacle that of whole villages being deserted...rushing pell mell...over the mountains, through forests...into the newly discovered mine region!...Many persons have collected in one day, of the finest grade gold, from three to eight hundred dollars..." and more. A great letter from the early days of the California Gold Rush. Four pages, small folio size, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:32

$64.00
194697

SECOND BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Virginia - Lynchburg VA 1864 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751320256

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, June 20, 1864  * Second Battle of Petersburg * Lynchburg, Virginia Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "PETERSBURG" "Complete Official & Special Accounts of Operations Since Wednesday" "The First Line of Works Carried by Assault" "Brilliant Action on Wed." "The Enemy Under Beauregard Largely Reinforced from Lee's Army" and much more. This is the historic siege upon Petersburg, considered the 'back door' to Richmond. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:32

$32.00
194696

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti-Alcohol Temperance 1886 Camden New Jersey NJ Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811718099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TEMPERANCE GAZETTE, Camden, New Jersey, June 5, 1886  * Rare publication Printed in the masthead: "Devoted to the Cause of Temperance and the Sanctity of the Christian Sabbath". A quite uncommon title which supported the prohibition of alcohol. I don't believe we have ever offered this title before. Four pages, wear at one of the upper folds causes loss with text loss also, some foxing. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:31

$36.00
194695

President JAMES GARFIELD SHOT w/ Broadsheet EXTRA 1881 Bellefonte PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751319161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DEMOCRATIC WATCHMAN, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, July 15, 1881  * President James Garfield shot * Rare broadsheet "extra" Page 4 has a report headed: "A Terrible Deed--Attempt to Assassinate President Garfield" which begins: "Not having issued a paper last week the Watchman is consequently somewhat late with the news of the attempted assassination of President Garfield at Washington...This sad event took place in the depot of the Baltimore & Potomac railroad office..." with further particulars. This article, along with "Retrospective" which is on Garfield as well, take two columns. But the prime feature of this issue is the broadsheet headed: "SUPPLEMENT---EXTRA" which has the entire front page taken up with reports on... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:31

$79.00
194694

Public SCHOOL PRAYER Supreme Court Decision Church & State Divide 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751317613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 26, 1962 * School prayer deemed unconstitutional  * Engel v. Vitale Supreme Court decision  * Separation of church and state  The front page has a four column heading: "High Court Ruling May Doom School Religious Observances" with caption: "Prayer Recitation Unconstitutional" Historic first report coverage on the landmark United States Supreme Court decision which made it unconstitutional for state officials to compose school prayer in public schools. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:30

$67.00
194692

Meriwether & William LEWIS and CLARK EXPEDITION Western U.S. 1807 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751308118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 26, 1807  * Lewis and Clark expedition - Pacific The back page has a very lengthy: "Proposals...For Publishing LEWIS and CLARK'S Tour to the Pacific Ocean, through the Interior of the Continent of North America..." noting the details that will be in "Volume First" as well as "Volume Second". And this is followed by another descriptive notice headed: "Lewis & Clark's Map of North America..." with many details. All this takes an entire column. All of the front page is taken up with: "Trial of Aaron Burr" with considerable detail. Four pages, very nice condition. Note: recent auction sales of this identical title and Lewis & Clark content have sold for $1912 and $2000 eac... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:28

$425.00
194691

1900 TRAIN HOLDUP ROBBERY Gifford Malvern Hot Springs County Arkansas Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811715548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 22, 1900 * Gifford - Malvern, Arkansas * Hot Springs County * Dramatic Train Robbery Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "BANDITS AND DYNAMITE PLAY HAVOC WITH A TRAIN" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:27

$42.00
194690

YELLOW FEVER EPIDEMIC Outbreak Shreveport LA Memphis Viral Disease1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751304266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 26, 1873 * Yellow Fever epidemic of 1873 * Shreveport, Louisiana LA & Memphis The top of page 12 has one column headings: "YELLOW FEVER" "Encouraging Accounts from Memphis and Shreveport" and more. (see) Complete with 16 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:26

$29.00
194688

JOHN SHERMAN United States Secretary of State & Senator DEATH 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751302641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 22, 1900 * Politician John Sherman death * United States Senator from Ohio * U.S. Secretary of State 1897-98 The top of the front page has a one column heading: "JOHN SHERMAN" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:25

$40.00
194687

THE SHAGGY DOG Fred MacMurray Walt Disney Movie Opening Day AD 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811714828

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 2ND SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, March. 19, 1959 * The Shaggy Dog opening day ad * Walt Disney comedy film - movie * Actor Fred MacMurray - Jean Hagen Inside this section (page 41) has a 7 x 5 inch advertisement for the new movie by the Disney Studios titled, "The Shaggy Dog". (see) Complete section 2 only with pages 31-60, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:25

$50.00
194686

GOSPEL OF THOMAS 114 Sayings Of Jesus Christ Egypt Discovery 1959 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751293985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1959 * Gospel of Thomas discovery announcement * 114 Sayings of Jesus Christ - Biblical canon Near the bottom of the front page is a four column heading: "Sayings Ascribed to Jesus Found in Egypt" with subhead. (see) Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:22

$57.00
194685

THEODORE TEDDY ROOSEVELT Presidential Election (VP) Campaign 1900 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811713065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 13, 1900 * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt starts campaign * Pre-1900 United States presidential (VP) election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TEDDY IN KENTUCKY" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:22

$38.00
194684

TARRANT & CO DRUG HOUSE Manhattan New York City EXPLOSION Disaster1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751291871

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 29, 1900 * Tarrant & co Drug House Explosion * Manhattan New York City disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TWO HUNDRED KILLED IN NEW YORK 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:21

$42.00
194683

1900 UNITED STATES CENSUS Turn of the Century Population w/ Chart 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811712569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1900 * United States census results * Turn of the 20th century population * State by state totals chart The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SEVENTY-SIX MILLION IS OUT POPULATION" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:21

$38.00
194682

1900 BILOXI MS Harrison County Mississippi FIRE Disaster 1900 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751289367

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 9, 1900 * Biloxi, Mississippi fire disaster The front page has a one column heading: "Biloxi Burned" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:21

$38.00
194681

1900 TAMPA BAY FLORIDA Cigar Makers Factory RIOT War Clash 1900 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751288241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 15, 1900 * Tampa Bay, Florida cigar makers riot The top of the front page has a two column headline: "RIDDLED WITH BULLETS DURING A FIERCE RIOT" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:20

$38.00
194680

1900 LIMON Lincoln County Colorado NEGRO Lynching Stake Burning 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811711833

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 17, 1900 * Limon, Lincoln County, Colorado horror * Preston John Porter, Jr. - Negro lynching burning The top of the front page has a one column heading: "COLORADO HORROR" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small lib... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:20

$44.00
194679

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811710358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 30, 1863  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "From the Army of Northern Virginia" "Promotions In The Army" "The Raid on Southwestern Virginia" "From Bragg's Army" and more. A single sheet issue with a full banner masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:17

$87.00
194678

KRISTALLNACHT Night of Broken Glass JEWS Jewish Pogrom HOLOCAUST 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811710200

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: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 12, 1938  * Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) * Night of Broken Glass - Persecution of Jews This is a very significant issue in Judaica history and the story of the Holocaust. The front page has a three line, three column head concerning the attacks on Jewish folks in Germany known as Kristallnacht: "Nazis Warn Foreign Press 'Lies' Will Hurt Reich Jews; Arrests Run To Thousands" & one column subheads: "No Regret Voiced" "Goebbels Declares That The Na... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:17

$210.00
194677

TAKIJIRO ONISHI Kamikaze Airplane Attacks Leader SUICIDE Death 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811709148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, August 17, 1945 * Takijirō Ōnishi suicide death * "Father of the kamikaze attacks" In a rather rare war-related headline some 3 days after the surrender of Japan essentially ending the war, the banner head above the masthead announces: "JAPS BATTLE YANK PLAINES OVER TOKIO" plus; "Jap Kamikaze Corps Chief Takes Own Life" with other related subheads. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-14, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:15

$33.00
194676

TREATY OF Fort GREENVILLE Wyandots & Delaware People in Ohio 1795 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811708790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 7, 1795   * Treaty of Greenville Page 2 has an interesting letter from a soldier at the "Head Quarters, Greenville" in which he describes the vicinity: "...much pleased with this country...mere trifle here to procure the necessaries of life. The sod is exceedingly good & the climate is healthy. This place is near the head of a branch of the Mississippi and of St. Laurence...interspersed with large intervals, or meadows without a single tree or bush on them...Peace is concluded. The articles were signed the 3rd...The Indians have all left us..." and more. This is about the Treaty of Greenville in present-day Ohio. Page 3 has a report concerning Mr. Blanchard and a recent balloon launc... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:14

$43.00
194675

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811708607

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, July 12, 1893  * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "Oh, The Inconsistency of Human Nature!" double-page centerfold: "Sour Grapes!" back page: "They Hail Him As Their Chief." Sixteen pages, light smudge in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:14

$27.00
194674

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Re-Election & Jefferson Davis Speech 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811708030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 11, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln's re-election * Jefferson Davis message  More than the first column of the front page is taken up with: "Jeff. Davis' Message" "He Opposes the Theory, but Urges the Practice of Arming the Slaves" "Rebel Currency & Foreign Intervention" "Strong Comments by the Richmond Papers" with the actual message being prefaced with some editorial comments. Also on the front is Abraham Lincoln's victory speech shortly after he won his second election as President of the United States with headlines: "Congratulating The President" "A Serenade by the Clubs, and a Speech by Mr. Lincoln" with the text of his speech printed here. Also within this issue are some incoming election results... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:13

$56.00
194673

ALBERT W. HICKS Last Pirate Executed in United States CONFESSES 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751268425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1860 * Albert W. Hicks confesses to his crimes * Last pirate executed in the United States  The front page has over half a column headed: "The Murders On the Oyster Sloop" "A Partial Confession from Hicks--He Admits His Guilt & Details Some of the Particulars of the Tragedy".  His name was Albert W. Hicks, aka William Johnson and "Pirate Hicks" & he confiessed to murdering his 3 companions & throwing their bodies overboard. He also claimed to have killed 93 others in California gold camps. Only July 13 he would die by hanging on Bedloe's Island, now known as Liberty Island with 10,000 people viewing from boats in the harbor. He was a character in an episode of the Twilight Zone in 1963. He was ... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:12

$43.00
194671

17th Century VEGANISM Eccentric Activist FARMER Robert Cook 1694 U.K. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751267614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, England, April 28, 1694 * 17th century vegan farmer This interesting question/answer format newspaper begins with a question concerning: "...Robert Cooke...and why he doth not eat fish, flesh; milk, butter &etc. nor drink wine nor beer...nor wear woolen clothes (but linnen)...".  Cook's answer is lengthy and detailed. Robert Cook was an Irish eccentric farmer & early veganism activist. Much more about him is found on the internet. Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 1/2 by 12 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:10

$122.00
194670

(6) President JOHN ADAMS Front Page Letters Signed in Type 1798 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811706415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 26, 1798 * President John Adams A nice issue for display as the front page contains not just one but six letters, each signed in type by the president: JOHN ADAMS. There are two more letters signed by Adams on page 2. These letters are in response to letters sent to him by people or groups in Lancaster &  Harrisburg, Penna., and also Burlington & Bridgetown, N.J., and others. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:10

$58.00
194667

Rare SILVER CITY NM New Mexico Territory 1888 Newspaper Western Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811705294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SOUTHWEST SENTINEL, Silver City, New Mexico, May 3, 1888 * Very rare issue from the Southwest * Billy the Kid was arrested here twice This is a very scarce newspaper from the territory of New Mexico, 26 years before statehood. The front page has some news items and ads, with inside pages almost entirely taken up with advertisements. A terrific opportunity for a rare & early title from territorial New Mexico. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor separation near the top of the spine margins, very nice condition. 

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:08

$192.00
194650

JEWISH PERSECUTION Jews Ordered to Emigrate Nazi Germany or Else 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811465746

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.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1939 * Jewish persecution in Nazi Germany * Jews ordered to emigrate within 2 months * Or go back to concentration camps The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "REICH ORDERS OUT JEWS IT RELEASED" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Nazi Germany ordering all Jews living in the Reich to leave or be put back in concentration camps. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pa... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2022 08:04

$40.00
194611

ARMENIANS GENOCIDE Ottoman Empire Turkey Deaths Holocaust Massacre1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744215171

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 9, 1900 * Armenian Genocide - Holocaust - Massacres * Sason - Ottoman Empire - Turkey The front page has a one column heading: "Two Hundred Killed" with subhead. (see) Brief 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 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:06

$38.00
194610

VICTOR EMMANUEL III Crowned Kingdom of Italy Crowning 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744214676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 11, 1900 * Victor Emmanuel III * Crowned King of Italy The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE KING CROWNED" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:06

$38.00
194609

Chinatown SAN FRANCISCO Bubonic Plague Epidemic Outbreak 1900 Calif. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744213959

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 13, 1900 * San Francisco bubonic plague of 1900–1904 * First plague epidemic in the United States The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE BUBONIC PLAGUE" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:05

$44.00
194607

CALEB POWERS Kentucky Congressman Found Guilty of Murder 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809204164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 18, 1900 * Caleb Powers found guilty of murder * First secretary of state of Kentucky * Governor William Goebel of Kentucky The top of the front page has a two column heading: "POWERS FOUND GUILTY AND PRISON FOR LIFE" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:05

$40.00
194606

ARLINGTON MN Sibley County Minnesota Theodore Wallert Family MURDERS 1900 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809203921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 20, 1900 * Theodore Wallert family murders * Arlington, Sibley County, Minnesota The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A BLOODY MONSTER" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:04

$40.00
194604

NEW YORK CITY RACE RIOT Police Officer Murder Negroes War 1900 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744210761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 16, 1900 * The New York City Race Riot * Police officer murder - Negroes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A NEW YORK INFAMY" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:04

$48.00
194603

1900 AKRON OHIO RACE RIOT Negro Lynching Attempt & Destruction 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809203125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 23, 1900 * Akron, Ohio race riot of 1900 * Negro lynching attempt The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TERRIBLE DESTRUCTION BY A MURDEROUS MOB" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On August 22, 1900, Akron experienced its worst riot in history, and possibly the worst riot in Ohio history. This followed the abduction and sexual assault on the six-year-old daughter of the Maas f... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:03

$52.00
194602

ROBERT CHARLES New Orleans RACE RIOTS Negroes Police Officers Killed 1900 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744209935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 27, 1900 * Robert Charles - New Orleans race riots * Police officers & civilians murdered - Negroes The front page has a one column heading: "New Orleans Mobs" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:03

$44.00
194601

ROBERT FALCON SCOTT or Roald Amundsen ? SOUTH POLE Discovery 1912 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744208300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 5, 1912 * Robert Falcon Scott discovers South Pole ? * Or was it Roald Amundsen ? * Public announcement very close Page 2 has a three column pictorial with heading: "London Expects News of Discovery Of South Pole at Almost Any Time" 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 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:03

$44.00
194600

SPRINGFIELD Illinois RACE RIOT Lynching Mob Negroes & Whites 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744207774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 15, 1908 * Springfield, Illinois * Race riots - Negroes The front page has a banner headline: "Illinois Capital in Hands of Mob" with subheads and related photo. (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, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:02

$82.00
194597

SNAP-THE-WHIP Winslow Homer's Famous Oil Painting PRINT 1873 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809199518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 20, 1873  * Winslow Homer's most famous print * "SNAP-THE-WHIP" Great for framing Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the much desired Winslow Homer doublepage centerfold: "Snap the Whip". As the photos show, this print is in very nice condition. Front page features a 1/2 page illustration entitled: "The New School Mistress." Inside is a full page illustration of "Saved!" A article "The Northwestern University" with accompany illustrations. Full page illustration of "The Fete Napoleon at Chiselhurst - Reception of the Visitors by the Ex-Empress Eugenie in the Garden of Camden Place." Supplement: Full page of illustration of "Humors of Railroad Travel." Full page of illustration... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:59

$1,095.00
194596

SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE California Fire Disaster 1st Report 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809199131

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OAKLAND HERALD--3:30 Edition, April 18, 1906  * 1906 San Francisco earthquake * Early 1st report on same day it happened A quite rare newspaper, as not only is this not the more famous (and more common) San Francisco CALL-CHRONICLE-EXAMINER newspaper of April 19 but it is a day earlier yet equally as dramatic. Remember that Oakland is just across the bay from San Francisco. The bold, banner headline announces: "500 PERSONS KILLED IN SAN FRANCISCO HORROR" "People of Oakland Be Calm---Danger Has Passed" "ATHENS OF PACIFIC ESCAPES WITH LESS DAMAGE THAN ANY OTHER CITY" "Garden City of San Jose in Ruins---Hotels and Theaters Collapse". There is a wealth of subheads throughout the eight pages as the latest news arrives at ... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:59

$680.00
194592

Great V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Nazis Quit 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744192006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, May 8, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit  The banner headline announces: "V-E DAY IS OFFICIAL TODAY" and also: "Truman, Churchill, Stalin, de Gaulle Will Broadcast Victory Manifestoes" with various subheads, including: "Nazis to Sign Final Pact This Morning". There is also a related photo. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, very nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:57

$52.00
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