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197880

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S New Field Theory Electricty Magnetism Gravity 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068105237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 25, 1929. * Albert Einstein's new field theory * Electricity - magnetism - gravitation The front page of section three has a one column heading: "Scientists Plot to Upset Law of Gravitation" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:09

$57.00
197879

Oklahoma Bandit WILBUR 'Mad Dog' UNDERHILL JR. Shot & Captured 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068172842

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 31, 1933 * Wilbur Underhill Jr. shot & captured * "Tri-State Terror" - Oklahoma bandit The front page has a one column heading: "Wilbur Underhill Makes Last Stand" with subhead. (see) Complete with 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Wilbur Underhill, Jr. (March 16, 1901 – January 6, 1934), often called "Mad Dog" or the "Tri-State Terror", was an American criminal, burglar, bank robber and Depression-era outlaw. He was one of the most wanted bandits in Oklahoma during the 1920s and 30s and co-led a gang with Harvey Bailey that included many fellow Cookson Hills outlaws including Jim Clark, Ed Davis and Robert "Big Bob" Brady... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:08

$45.00
197878

HERBERT HOOVER Charles Curtis Nominated for President 1st Ballot 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068172606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 9 ONLY of the New York Tuimes, June 17, 1928 * Herbert Clark Hoover nominated for President * 1928 Republican National Convention The front page of this section only has a banner headline:  "HOOVER: A NEW TYPE AMONG CANDIDATES; The Eingineer, War Organizer and Cabinet Officer Brings His Talents Into the Political Arena for the Republican Party--His Unique Career Has Embraced Varied Activities the World Over" with smaller subheads and illustration. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:08

$38.00
197877

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh TOMB ENTRANCE Howard Carter Discovery 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068172345

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1922 * Discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb * Egyptian Pharaoh - Howard Carter * New York Times reporter visits The top of the has a one column heading: "TIMES MAN VIEWS SPLENDORS OF TOMB OF TUTANKHAMEN" with subheadS. (see) This was during the historic discovery of King Tut's tomb by British archaeologist Howard Carter. It would not be for another couple of months before the room containing the mummy of King Tut would be opened, sparking another flurry of international attention. Complete in 32 pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, otherwise even toning and in nice condition.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:07

$62.00
197876

SYDNEY HARBOUR Australia MIDGET Japanese Submarines Attack 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068171861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 1, 1942  * Sydney Harbor, Australia attacked  * Imperial Japanese Navy - midget submarines  * Cologne, Germany RAF bomber attack  The front page has a nice banner headline: "JAP SUBS RAID SYDNEY; 3 HIT" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the attack of Sydney Harbor in Australia by submarines of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 30 pages, some spine wear, small library stamp slightly affects the headline, a few small archival mends near the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:07

$48.00
197875

YASUNARI KAWABATA Japanese Novelist Short Story Writer SUICIDE ? 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068103353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1972 * Yasunari Kawabata suicide ? death * Japanese novelist & short Story writer Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Kawabata, Japanese Novelist Who Won on Nobel Prize, a Suicide" with photo. (see) Also front page coverage on the launching of the Apollo 16 Moon mission. Complete with 56 pages, good condition. wikipedia notes: Yasunari Kawabata was a Japanese novelist and short story writer whose spare, lyrical, subtly shaded prose works won him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1968, the first Japanese author to receive the award. His works have enjoyed broad international appeal and are still widely read.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:06

$48.00
197874

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity CALTECH & Easton PA Bombing 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068169462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1931 * Professor Albert Einstein * California Institute of Technology * Theory of General Relativity * Robert Andrews Millikan The top of the front page has a two column heading: "California Test Supports Einstein Theory; Light Velocity Is Found to Be Constant" Lengthy text continues inside. Also on the front page is a two column heading: "MAILED BOMB KILLS TWO IN POSTOFFICE AT EASTON; AIMED AT FASCISTS HERE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:06

$58.00
197873

Serial Killer TED BUNDY Florida State Sorority ATTACK Murders 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068102524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, Jan. 16, 1978 * Ted Bundy - American serial killer * Women - young girls rapist - murderer * Florida State University sorority house attack The first column of the front page has a small and somewhat discrete report under: "Tallahassee" (see) Unfortunate for the small and brief report here, but still a 1st report. Of course it was not known at the of this report that the killer was Ted Bundy. Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In the early hours of January 15, 1978—one week after his arrival in Tallahassee—Bundy entered FSU's Chi Omega sorority house through a rear door with a faulty locking mechanism. Beginning at abou... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:05

$48.00
197872

RUNAWAY SLAVES Negroes ADVERTISEMENT From Nation's Capital 1844 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068102204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, October 26, 1844 * Several runaway slaves in one ad The ftpg. has a detailed notice offering a "Seven Hundred Dollars Reward" for "...the following slaves, to wit: Lewis, who calls himself Lewis Brawner....Daniel calls himself Daniel Paine....Charles calls himself Charles Mastin....Henry calls himself Henry Chapman....Also Gradison....One other negro fellow, Vincent ....One other boy, William....One other, Joe..." News of the day with several other advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:04

$35.00
197871

TURN of the 18th Century 322 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068076649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Nov. 7, 1700 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * At the turn of the 18th century This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size th... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2022 07:40

$32.00
197870

NIGHT STALKER Serial Killer Richard Ramirez TRIAL in 1986 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068076223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 16, 1986 * Richard Ramirez trial * The "Night Stalker" serial killer * Best title to be had ?  Page 3 of section II has a report on the "Night Stalker" murder case of Richard Ramirez, headed: "Ramirez Ordered Her to 'Swear Upon Satan,' Rape Victim Testifies" Great to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, the city which he terrorized for over a year. Complete with all section (70+ pages), light toning to upper half, nice condition.

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Ends June 10, 2022 07:39

$52.00
197821

FUGITIVE SLAVE ACT LAW of 1850 Pasees U.S. Congress James Hamlet 1st Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061349443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, New York, Oct. 5, 1850  * Fugitive Slave Act Law of 1850 * Passes the United States Congress * Southern slave holders & Northern Free-Soilers Page 7 has a very historic report headed: "The Fugitive Slave Law" which begins by noting the vote by which the controversial Act passed Congress--names included voting yea and nay--followed by the full text of the Act with all 10 Sections. Relating to this page 5 has a very notable report, which is more commentary, headed: "Slave Catching in New York--American Kadis--Unconstitutionality of the New Law" which takes nearly two columns. Keeping in mind that the controversial Fugitive Slave Act took effect on September 18, runaway slave James Hamlet has the... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:48

$535.00
197820

HIRAM MAXIM'S Heavier Than Air FLYING MACHINE Flight Invention 1894 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061348635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 6, 1894  An inside page has a large illustration of: "MR. MAXIM'S FLYING MACHINE" with considerable related text. Note: Hiram S. Maxim's "airplane" became the first "heavier than air" machine to take flight under its own power (source: Wikipedia). More can be read about this flying machine though the University of Houston's website. Additional illustrations and text regarding inventions and the progress/development related to technology, machinery, tools, etc. during this era are also found throughout. Sixteen pages, small mend at the bottom of the front page, nice condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:47

$98.00
197819

Rare FUTURE Phrenology Horoscope Predicting the Future 1866 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062163660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER AND ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, April, May, June, 1866  * Uncommon publication * Astrology - Horoscope A fascinating and very unusual newspaper of small-size themed on predicting what would happen in the future--great to read in hindsight. Among the articles: "Professor Owen on Astrology, Astronomy, and Medicine" "The Nativity of William H. Seward" which takes over half a page, followed by: "The Nativity of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant" which also takes over a full page, and noting: "...I am afraid that he will have to take the field again in these months...". Four pages, 5 3/4 by 9 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:47

$41.00
197818

Uncommon 18th Century NEW YORK CITY Original 1797 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061345795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Aug. 13, 1796  A very typical late 18th century American newspaper with a good mix of news reports of the day and advertisements. A fine opportunity for an early newspaper at a low price. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:46

$37.00
197817

CORNWALLIS SURRENDER General Benedict Arnold Revolutionary War 1781 UK Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061344796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1781  * Revolutionary War * Cornwallis' surrender * Gen. Benedict Arnold * Battle of Groton Heights Near the back is a section headed: "American News" which has a "Copy of a Letter from Brig. Gen. Arnold to his Excellency the Commander in Chief, dated Sound off Plumb Island, Sept. 8, 1781" which takes over an entire page & is signed by him in type: B. Arnold. This is his detailed report on the taking of New London, Connecticut, known as the Battle of Groton Heights. Also included is a letter from George Washington to Congress which prefaces another letter from Gen. Gist concerning the safe arrival in the Chesapeake of Adm. De Grasse & his 28 French ships. It was this bit o... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:46

$325.00
197816

SEVEN DAYS BATTLES BEGINNING w/ George B. McClellan 1862 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062161783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 26, 1862  * Seven Days Battles beginning * Robert E. Lee vs. McClellan * Richmond VA Virginia Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "A Sharp Skirmish wit the Enemy" 'Heintzelman's Corps Engaged" "Gallant Conduct of Hooker's Division" "The Enemy Driven Out of Their Camps" and also: "Important From Western Virginia" "Entrenching Bolivar Heights" "Reported Advance of Ewell" "Jackson Checked" "Fremont, Banks and Shields Unite to Pursue Him" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:45

$29.00
197815

CONFEDERATE Battle of Ball's Bluff Virginia RICHMOND VA 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061343561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 5, 1861  * Battle of Ball's Bluff * Capital of Confederacy Among front page items are: "Northern War News--The Great Naval Expedition--General Butler on the Recruiting Service..." "Secretary Cameron's Order Concerning Slave Deserters" and other subheads. Inside has: "Army Of The Potomac" 'From Norfolk" "Our Northern Summary" "Affairs At the South" "The Battle of Leesburg--General Stone's Order" "Fight In Carroll County, Mo." "Later From Arizona--More of the Battle of Alamosa..." "From the Army of the Kanawha" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various foxing throughout, some wear at the margins and the spine.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:45

$82.00
197814

TRAIL OF TEARS Samuel Houston & North Carolina GOLD Discoveries 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062159955

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 16, 1829  * Trail of Tears  * Samuel Houston  * North Carolina gold Page 3 has an article with a small head: "Gen. Houston" which has some speculation on why this former governor of Tennessee is leaving, ending with: "...They relate to domestic misfortunes. He has not only resigned the governor's chair of Tennessee--but abandoned the state, and for ever!"   Of course in a few years he would earn some acclaim for his efforts in Texas. An article: "The Creek Indians" includes: "...directed to remove his agency west of the Mississippi to the country allotted to the emigrating Indians..." which is concerning the infamous Trail of Tears. Among other articles in this issue are: "Th... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:44

$41.00
197813

Capture of SAINT EUSTATIUS in Caribbean Islands Revolutionary War 1781 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062159467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON MAGAZINE, England, April, 1781 * Islands of the Caribbean * Revolutionary War era  The back 2 pages have various correspondence concerning the capture of St. Eustatius, when the British seized the Dutch-owned island in the Caribbean. Both plates called for are present (see). Complete in 48 pages, 5 by 8 inches, a bit close-trimmed at the right margin of the title/contents page only, very nice condition. Formatted very much like the Gentleman's Magazine but a much more scarce title. The title/contents page features a great engraving of the skyline of London.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:44

$31.00
197812

General LAFAYETTE DEATH New Jewish Synagogue Constructed JUDAICA 1834 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061340795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore,  June 21, 1834  * General LaFayette death * Jewish Synagogue An inside page has a very early report of the death of Lafayette: "...By a late arrival we learn that the good LAFAYETTE died on the 20th May in the 77th year of his age. the papers are filled with tributes of respect to his memory. He was the illustrious link between the past age & the present--the man of two worlds."  The following page has a report that: "The Synagogue belonging to the congregation of Sherath-Israel, just finished in Crosby Street, New York, was...consecrated with the most imposing & interesting ceremonies, which were closed by an oration by M.M. Noah..." with a bit more. This was only the second home of ... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$75.00
197811

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia William T. Sherman Enters 1864 CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062159007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 3, 1864  * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia (1st report) * General William T. Sherman The first column of the ftpg. begins with a nice stack of headlines: "GLORIOUS NEWS " "CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Our Troops Enter the Town on Friday Morning" "Official Confirmation" "A Great Battle at East Point" "Rebel Army Cut in Two" "Gen. Hardee Killed" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$85.00
197810

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War Ironclads 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061340052

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 11, 1862  * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Page 5 contains a full column report which carries over to the back page, headed: "THE NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report of the Affair" "Fortunate Arrival of the Monitor" "The Damage to the Merrimac" "A Hole Stove In Her Side" and a bit more (see). An historic report, as this famous battle ushered in a new era in naval warfare. This report carries over to take over two columns on the back page with great detail of the battle (see for portions) where also is found a nice engraving headed: "The Ericsson Floating Battery Monitor" with a detailed description of it as well. As if this content were not sufficie... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:43

$97.00
197809

First Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061339938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 30, 1898  * Very 1st ever automobile advertisement * Horseless carriage (historic) A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the mentioned advertisement was the very first automobile ad ever published in America. This same (or extremely similar) ad appeared in some later issues of this magazine but this was the very first appearance. A back page advertisement is headed: "Dispense With A Horse" and describes the fine features of the "Winton Motor Carriage" manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". It measures 2 1/8 by 2 3/8 inches and includes a small but nice engraving of a cou... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:42

$245.00
197808

Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061338372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 4, 1841  * President William Henry Harrison * Day of his inauguration - inaugural * From the city where it happened - rare A terrific newspaper for the content found on page 3, which has considerable detail on the plans for the inauguration of William Henry Harrison which happened on the day this newspaper was printed. The first column is taken up with: "Arrangements For the Inauguration of the President Elect, on the Fourth of March, 1841: with considerable detail. Columns 2 and 3 are nearly taken up with: "THE INAUGURATION" "Order of Procession" along with subheads: "Programme" "Regulations" "Line of March". And also a heading: "Arrangements For the Day". The... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:38

$89.00
197807

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Byron Nelson Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062155821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1942 * Byron Nelson wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * World War II - WWII era The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Nelson Beats Hogan by Stroke to Take Masters' Golf Laurels Secpnd Time" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Byron Nelson winning the 1942 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain ve... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:37

$57.00
197806

JOHN DILLINGER Post Crown Point Hunt w/ Herbert Youngblood Shot Dead 1934 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062155255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 17, 1934 * The hunt for John Dillinger * Negro Herbert Youngblood Shot Dead * Crown Point, Indiana escape partner * re. famous wooden gun jail break The front page has a one column heading: "AIDE, SHOT, REVEALS DILLINGER'S TRAIL" with subheads. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:36

$52.00
197805

CWA Civil Works Administration Created FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062155079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, November 9, 1933  * The creation of the Civil Works Administration * New Deal - Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The front page has a banner headline "38,000 Jobs Here In U. S. Plan'" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Civil Works Administration being created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:36

$48.00
197804

Indiana KKK KU KLUX KLAN w/ Grand Dragon D. C. Stephenson Horror 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062154849

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 2, 1928 * Indiana KKK Ku Klux Klan * D. C. Stephenson - Grand Dragon The front page has a great banner headline: "STEPHENSON BARES KU KLUX" with subheads. (see) Nice for display and rare as such. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:35

$67.00
197803

KELAYRES MASSACRE Hazleton Pennsylvania Democratic Parade Murders 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061337334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, November 6, 1934 * Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania * Democratic parade shooting * "Big Joe" Bruno The front page has a one column heading: "BULLETS MOW MARCHERS DOWN DURING PARADE" with subheads. (see) Another related article on the front page. First report coverage on the Kelayres massacre, an attack on Democratic parade marchers near Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:35

$44.00
197802

Runaway SLAVES Black Negro Advertisements in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061337223

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: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 20, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (3) Slavery advertisements Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including three on the back page for runaway slaves. Four pages, untrimmed, tiny ... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:35

$48.00
197801

Early ICE CREAM Advertisement - President George Washington Era 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061337013

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AURORA GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 4, 1795  * President George Washington era * Very early ice cream advertisement In addition to various news reports found inside, the front page has one of the earliest "Ice Cream" advertisements we have seen in any newspaper. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:34

$58.00
197800

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061336884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1945  * German Instrument of Surrender * V-E day - Nazis quit * Reims, France * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The front page has great & very historic three line banner headline: "FINAL SURRENDER SIGNED IN BERLIN RUINS; SOVIET JOINS IN PROCLAMATION TRIUMPH; TRUMAN WARNS VICTORY 'IS BUT HALF WON" with subheads and a related photo.(see) FRONT LEAF ONLY (pages 1 & 2), rag edition, nice for display as such.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:34

$48.00
197799

Five 18th Century LONDON England Pre Revolutionary War Era 1757-1772 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061336806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: (5) THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, A group of five issues dated June 2, 1757, March 4, 1762, March 14, 1767, Nov. 15, 1770, & Nov. 17, 1772. Each issue is complete in 8 pages and is in good condition, a few with some damp staining & a little foxing or fold rubbing. A nice little group lot providing a flavor of life in England from the period when tensions were growing with its American colonies. Each measures about 8 by 11 inches.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:34

$72.00
197798

HIGHLAND LIGHTHOUSE Cape Cod North Truro Massachusetts Seashore 1797 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062153583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK MAGAZINE OR LITERARY REPOSITORY, December, 1797   * Highland Lighthouse * North Truro, Massachusetts * Cape Cod seashore The issue is filled mostly with an eclectic collection of articles, while the back several pages contain news items of the day. Among the articles are: "Directions for Observing Cape Cod Light-House" which takes 1 1/2 pages; "Character of Louis XVI" which takes nearly 2 pages; and: "On the Equestrian Art" plus much more. This is followed by over two pages of news which includes details on the construction of the Bank of the United States in New York.  Rare in that this issue still contains the full page plate showing a wheel used by the Chinese to raise water. Such plates are almost al... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:33

$66.00
197797

BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND New York & Patrick Henry Revolutionary War 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062153423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, Oct., 1776   * Battle of Long Island w/ map * Revolutionary War * Patrick Henry This issue is filled with a great wealth of notable content concerning the Revolutionary War, however the prime piece here is the nice foldout map titled: "Sketch of the Country Illustrating the late Engagement in Long Island". The map measures 9 by 13 inches & shows the region from Amboy in New Jersey to "Hamsted Plains" and a bit beyond, and north to West Chester & New Rochelle. Points of interest on the map include New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Jamaica, "Flat Bush", New York, Harlem & Flushing. Also shown on the map are Bergen Point, Staten Island Oyster Bay, Governor's Island, King's Bridge & Long Island Sound. Th... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:33

$565.00
197796

Pioneer Wilson Price HUNT John Jacob Astor EXPEDTIION to Oregon 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061334783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 26, 1813  * Wilson Price Hunt - Astor expedition Pages 1, 2 & a bit of page 3 are taken up with a fascinating article headed "American Enterprize" which is a detailed report on a journey from the Pacific Ocean to Missouri. This notable event is commonly referred to as the Astor Expedition. An associate of John-Jacob Astor, Wilson Price Hunt was commissioned by Astor to lead an overland expedition to the mouth of the Columbia River where Astor waned to establish a fur-trading colony. The text provides fascinating detail of the journey including the route and the expedition, making comparisons to Lewis & Clark's journal. This is one of the earliest references to the expedition's retur... See More  

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$127.00
197795

CAPTURE OF SANTA ANNA Battle of San Jacinto Texas Revolution 1836 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 4, 1836  * Battle of San Jacinto victory * Capture of Santa Anna * Texas Revolutuion * War of Independence An inside pg. has "Capture Of Santa Ana" which includes three letters from him with one that begins: "Having yesterday had an unfortunate encounter, I have resolved to remain a prisoner of war in the hands of the enemy...". Signed in type: Antonio Lopez De Santa Ana. Following this is are two more letters signed by Santa Ana concerning disposition of his troops and the command to: "...order the military command at Goliad to put all the prisoners made at Copana at liberty...". There is also a letter which begins: "Tell our friends...that we have beaten the enemy....General... See More  

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$93.00
197794

THE JACOBITE REBELLION Battle of Falkirk w/ Diagram & Carlisle 1746 UK Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1746   * The Jacobite Rebellion * Battle of Falkirk w/ diagram There is good content on the Jacobite Rebellion with: "Order of Battle at Falkirk-muir" being a textual diagram of the placement of troops, with other related text concerning the Battle of Falkirk. Also: "How the most noble Party of Free-Thinkers will suffer by the Success of the present Rebellion", "A Second Letter to the Jacobites" "Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman at Derby" and: "Accounts of the Motions of the Rebels & of the King's Forces...", the latter taking over 7 pages. Also within: "Orders of the Young Pretender & his Generals" "Orders issued by the young Pretender for payment of the land tax, and... See More  

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$78.00
197793

Author of Uncle Remus JOEL CHANDLER HARRIS Story Ananias 1888 Harper's Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, April, 1888  One of the more notable stories within is: "Ananias", a story by Joel Chandler Harris, the author of the Uncle Remus stories. It takes nearly ten pages and includes one related full page print. A bit earlier in the issue is a poem by William Wordsworth, known as a founder of the English romantic period, titled: "The Shepherd, Looking Eastward, Softly Said", it also contains a related full page print. Complete in more than 150+ pages, disbound without wrappers, damp staining at the top of a portion of the pages, otherwise in nice condition.

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$83.00
197792

Early BENJAMIN FRANKLIN & Electricity Experiments in America 1750 UK Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1750  * Early Benjamin Franklin * Electricity experiments Perhaps the most notable item is: "A Curious Remark on Electricity, from a Gentleman in America, whose ingenious Letters on this Subject will soon be published in a separate Pamphlet...", which includes an extract of a letter by Benjamin Franklin. Other articles include: "A Probable Cure for the Bite of a Mad Dog" "An Historical & Chronological List of the Most Eminent Painters" taking nearly 3 pages; "To find the Magnetick Poles" which includes an illustration; "Precautions requir'd in Inoculation" and much more. Also a full page article: "The Pelican of America" which includes a half page print of it. The two plates ... See More  

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$70.00
197786

Best ALBERT A. MICHELSON Physicist Speed of Light DEATH 1931 Detroit Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 10, 1931 * Albert A. Michelson death (1st report) * American physicist - 'speed of light' work The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. MICHELSON, SCIENTIST, DIES" with subhead. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 05, 2022 12:47

$40.00
197785

Rare CAMPAIGN Presidential Campaign Andrew Jackson by Duff Green 1828 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058187847

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNITED STATES' TELEGRAPH, Washington City, June 25, 1828  * Rare campaign periodical * Andrew Jackson This newspaper has a wealth of political reporting, published by Duff Green who had come to Washington to establish a newspaper to promote the candidacy of Andrew Jackson. Mott says, "Green proved to be of the hard-hitting politician type of editor." which could be taken literally as Green got involved in a fist-fight in the Capitol. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 11 by 15 inches, nice condition.

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$27.00
197783

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS, Vermont, March 8, 1861  * President Abraham Lincoln * Inauguration - inaugural address Over half of page 2 of this large-size newspaper has reporting concerning the inauguration of Lincoln for his first term as President. Page 2 begins with an editorial: "The Inaugural", followed by the: "Inaugural Address of President Lincoln" which is signed at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Also included are: "Inauguration Day At Washington" with the details of the ceremonies, then: "Opinions of the Press". Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:10

$277.00
197782

GETTYSBURG'S ADDRESS Battlefield Ceremony Abraham Lincoln Journey 1863 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Nov. 19, 1863 * Ceremony at the Gettysburg battlefield * Abraham Lincoln's starts journey  Page 3 has a seemingly inconspicuous and innocuous report, but one which would have much more meaning in American history than anyone on that date could possibly imagine. Headed: "The National Cemetery Dedication - A Large Attendance Expected". The report tells of the plans for the dedication of the Gettysburg Cemetery noting the various special guests to attend, with Lincoln mentioned almost as an afterthought: "...The train was to connect with the president's company at Hanover Junction, where the president was to be received with appropriate honors & the whole party would then proceed to... See More  

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$68.00
197781

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1892 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, June, 1896 * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote. Decorative title page, 12 pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, minor binding slits at the blank spine, nice condition.

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$29.00
197780

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Columbia South Carolina Southern 1864 Civil War Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Oct. 31, 1864  * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it includes the word “Southern”. The front page is mostly taken up with ads & military notices but there are also: "The Capture & Destruction of the New York Steamer Roanoke" "The War in the Southwest - From Mobile" "The St. Albans Raid" "Proclamation Appointing a Day For Public Worship" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. The back page has over a column taken up with: "Correspondence Between Generals Lee and Grant Relative to the Treatment of Negro Soldiers & the Retaliatory Measure of Gen. Butler" which has a letter signed by each: R. E. Lee, Gen'l, and U.S. Grant. Other war... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:08

$136.00
197779

GEORGIA BULLDOGS Win Rose Bowl UCLA & More College Football Games 1943 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES PICAYUNE, New Orleans, January 2, 1943 * Rose Bowl: Georgia Bulldogs vs. UCLA Bruins * Orange Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Boston College * Sugar Bowl: Tennessee Volunteers vs. Tulsa * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets The sport's section has coverage on the four major bowl games with a page 13 banner headline: "Georgia Scores Twice in Last Period to Beat U. C. L. A. in Rose Bowl, 9-0" with subheads, photos, stats and lineups. Coverage on the Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Lengthy text. Complete with 24 pages, some front page toning wear and red stamp (see), generally good. wikipedia notes: The 1943 Rose Bowl game, played on January 1, 1943 was the 29th Rose Bowl game... See More  

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$57.00
197777

1st President THEODORE TEDDY ROOSEVELT State of the Union Address 1901 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 3, 1901 * President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt * 1st Presidential State of the Union Address The top of the front  page has a three column headline: "THE PRESIDENT'S RECOMMENDATIONS" with subhead. Complete text of the address continues on the back page and is signed in type: Theodore Roosevelt. Very lengthy text. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, light toning, generally nice.

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$68.00
197776

JFK John F. Kennedy Democratic Presidential NOMINATION Win 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059621927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 14, 1960  * John F. Kennedy JFK * Democratic nomination (1st report) The two line banner headline announces: "KENNEDY NOMINATED!; Sweeps to Triumph on First Ballot" with related subheads and photo of Kennedy. Nice related pictorial on the back page. (see) Complete with 36 pages, two small library stamps with the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:07

$72.00
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