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193687

Rare 19th Century JOHN DRAKARD London England w/ Red Tax Stamp 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752921952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DRAKARD'S PAPER: A LONDON WEEKLY JOURNAL, May 16, 1813   * Rare publication A quite rare title which lasted but 51 issues, this being issue no. 19, done by John Drakard, an English newspaper proprietor, publisher, and political radical, imprisoned for his journalism. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, 10 1/4 by 15 1/2 inches, full red tax stamp, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:57

$59.00
193686

SLAVER SHIP AGENORIA African Slaves Trade Savannah GA Georgia 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752921645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York Sept. 23, 1797   * Slaver ship Agenoria (Brig) * African slaves trade - slavery * Savannah, Georgia arrival Page 3 has an interesting report from Savannah with a tongue-in-check heading: "The Land Of Liberty!!  A Curiosity!!!", the report noting: "Just arrived from Cape Mount on the ...coast of Africa, the ship Agenoria, Edward Boss, master, with a prime cargo of assorted SLAVES. The sale of which will commence on Monday...". Rare to find reports of the arrival of slave ships. Four pages a few small archival mends, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:57

$44.00
193685

PROFESSOR SAMUEL MORSE Electro Magnetic TELEGRAPH Invention 1844 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752921340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY GLOBE, Washington, D.C., Nov. 13, 1844   * Samuel Morse * Telegraph invention Page 3 has a wonderful article on the newly invented telegraph, headed: "Morse's Magnetic Telegraph" and which begins: "We annex an article...relative to this wonderful discovery. It transmits information from this city to Baltimore and back again, a distance of 80 miles, almost instantaneously, and quicker than two persons standing three feet apart can make their voices reach each other..." with much more on this new invention. Also on page 3 is: "Election Returns -- Electoral Elections Already Decided" showing the count by state, and with Polk in the lead. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:56

$39.00
193684

California Constitutional MONTEREY CONVENTION for Statehood ? 1849 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752920482

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Dec. 10, 1849 * Monterey Convention * California Statehood ?  Over half of page 2 is taken up with: "The News From California", much of it having to do with the constitutional convention as they work towards statehood. Included as well: "To The People of California" and: "Proclamation To the People of California". A great wealth of reporting on creating a constitution. Page 3 has a brief article: "Returning Californians" which notes: "...The discouraging reports brought by the California's passengers, with the more undeniable evidence in the haggard looks & wasted frames of many unfortunates, has induced many on the Isthmus to take the back track...". Four pages, archivally... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:54

$56.00
193683

TRANSATLANTIC TELEGRAPH CABLE 1st Transmission U.S. & England 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623732039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EASTERN ARGUS, Portland, Maine, Aug. 17, 1858 * Transatlantic telegraph cable * 1st transmission - Atlantic Ocean Page 2 has half a column with a report on the first telegraphic transmission across the Atlantic Ocean, headed: "Atlantic Telegraph!" "Queen Victoria's Message", her message to Buchanan reading: "Her Majesty desires to congratulate the President upon the successful completion of the great international work, in which the Queen has taken the deepest interest." This is followed by: "The President's Reply" from Washington, to Queen Victoria, signed in type: James Buchanan. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, a few discrete archival mends at the central fold, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:54

$38.00
193682

1896 ST. JOHNSBURY VT Caledonia County Vermont New England Shire Town Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623731749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. JOHNSBURY REPUBLICAN, Vermont, July 1, 1896 * Caledonia County * "Best Small Town" Uncommon publication from Northern New England. Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Complete with 8 pages, minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:53

$28.00
193681

Rare 1887 LA PALTA MO Macon County Missouri 19th Century Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623731364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOME PRESS, La Plata, Missouri, Jan. 28, 1887 * Macon County  An uncommon title from this very small town in Northern Missouri. A typical newspaper of the day with local and regional reports and a wealth of ads. Complete in 4 pages, never bound nor trimmed, a small hoe to the back leaf, a few small repairs. Good condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:52

$38.00
193680

BATTLE OF MANILA BAY Philippines Admiral George Dewey's VICTORY 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752919534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 3, 1898 * Battle of Manila Bay, Philippines * Admiral George Dewey's victory * Spanish-American War The front page has one column headings: "MANILA HAS FALLEN" "The Battle Of Manila" "Manila Cable Out" 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 4 pages, 23 x 19 1/2 inches, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:52

$44.00
193679

GROVER CLEVELAND Presidential Election WIN w/ Prints 1892 Newport KY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623728314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KENTUCKY JOURNAL, Newport, Nov. 9, 1892 * President Grover Cleveland * Presidential election A very nice front page graphic on Grover Cleveland winning the Presidential race with double-column headlines including: "CLEVE & STEVE" "Sing, and Holler, Jump and Yell, Raise a Mighty Shout" with more. Prints of Cleveland and Adlai Stevenson as well. Four pages archivally rejoined at the spine, an older tape mend near the bottom of the front page, rather fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:52

$38.00
193678

PORT ARTHUR SURRENDERS to Japs Manchuria Russo-Japanese War 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623726423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW FREE PRESS - EXTRA EDITION, Vienna, (Austria), Jan. 2, 1905 * Port Arthur, Manchuria surrenders (1st report) * Russo-Japanese War This broadsheet "Extra" is totally in German. The banner headline announces: "The Surrender of Port Arthur". This was a major event in the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-5. Single sheet, older glue repairs ate the margins & central fold, wear at margins, small piece from an upper corner does not touch any type.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:51

$38.00
193677

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Disaster Illustrations PRINTS 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623713876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, Oct. 28, 1871 * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 Much of the illustrative focus is on the Great Chicago Fire, including a full front page: "...The Terrified Populace in Front of the Briggs House...". Inside has more with two half page prints; "The Great Fire at Chicago" and a great & dramatic doublepage centerfold: "...Panic-Stricken Citizens Rushing...Carrying the Aged, Sick & Helpless...". Plus another half page and full page of prints on the fire. Sixteen pages, archival strengthening at the spine, various archival mends near margins inside, generally nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:43

$124.00
193676

NAZI GERMANY Surrendering Reich Failing Berlin is Captured 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623713459

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STARS & STRIPES, Paris Edition, May 3, 1945  * Nazis surrendering in Europe * World War II - WWII * Richard Jarczyk execution photo A banner head above the masthead proclaims: "BERLIN IS TAKEN" and a banner head beneath the masthead: "Nazis Surrender In Italy" with various related heads on World War II. Also a photo of a German spy being executed. Several war-related photos within. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:42

$47.00
193675

Best KING GEORGE VI Death & QUEEN ELIZABETH II Reigns as Monarch 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752907254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, London, February 7, 1952   * King George VI death * Queen Elizabeth II reigns * Best title to be had ? This is the: "8 Page Memorial Supplement". When it comes to Royal events we find it best to have the reports in a newspaper from the United Kingdom. Here is one. The banner headline announces: "DEATH OF KING GEORGE VI" with various first column subheads. Also a photo of the King as well. Complete in 8 pages, loss to a blank, lower corner, other5wise good.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:42

$36.00
193673

WILLIAM T. SHERMAN Print March to the Sea Georgia Civil War MAP 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623712633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Jan. 21, 1865   * General William T. Sherman print * March to the sea - Georgia map This famous British newspaper formatted much like Harper's Weekly has American content on the Civil War. Page 3 has over half a column of news from: "America" including war events. Another page is taken up with 2 prints of: "Winter Sketches From New York" including skating in Central Park, with a related article.  Also a nice print of: "General Sherman, of the Federal Army" with an article on him, with the following page mostly taken up with a: "Map Illustrating General Sherman's March Through Georgia, From Atlanta to Savannah" with a related article. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:41

$38.00
193672

SCHOOL BIBLE READING is Unconstitutional w/ Supreme Court RULING 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752905858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, New York, June 18, 1963 * Bible reading in school is banned by the Supreme Court The top of a front page column has an article prefaced with: "Bible Reading and saying the Lord's Prayer were barred from public schools." with more text concerning the decision by the Supreme Court. Complete in 26 pages, binding holes at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:40

$56.00
193671

Great MARDI GRAS King Rex Carnival New Orleans Louisiana Parade 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752905413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 26, 1936  * Great Mardi Gras issue * Climax of the carnival w/ Rex For Mardi Gras collectors the festivities at New Orleans are of prime importance during the days before the beginning of Lent. Newspaper accounts from across the country report the doings in New Orleans, but having a New Orleans newspaper reporting the Mardi Gras is about as good as could be expected. This issue features a banner headline across the front page: "CARNIVAL CAPITAL CELEBRATES MARDI GRAS JOYOUSLY" with an uncommonly large front page photo headed: "Parade of Rex Pictured Through Iron Lace of Old New Orleans" with various front page text on the parade of Tuesday. Terrific to have this re... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:39

$135.00
193670

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Heading West Miners Mining 1849 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752905294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 10, 1849  * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page three has "Gold" which begins: "We notice that many person doubt the reports of finding lumps, or pieces of pure gold, in California, of several pounds weight. We are assured... a lump of pure gold weighing thirty-two pounds, was discovered in a vein or seam of a rock in the Dutch island of Aruba..." The front page has two articles "From the Isthmus of Panama" and "For California", both which are reporting on different ships and the number of passengers being carried and some of the associated cost. Also in the California report is of the cost and length of a land trip. Four pages slightly irregular at th... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:39

$37.00
193669

U. S. SUPREME COURT BUILDING Washington D.C. Laying CORNERSTONE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752905137

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 14, 1932  * United States Supreme Court Building * President Herbert Hoover laying the cornerstone The top of the front page has a two column head: "Hoover Lays Supreme Court Cornerstone; Hughes and Davis Speak for Bench and Bar". First report coverage on President Herbert Hoover laying the cornerstone for the new United States Supreme Court Building in Washington D.C. Lengthy text continues inside. Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high-quality newsprint for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:38

$38.00
193668

Very Rare NAPOLEON BONAPARTE French Occupation of Holland 1811 Dutch Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623711291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COURRIER D'AMSTERDAM or the COURIER VAN AMSTERDAM, Nov. 1, 1811 * Exceedingly rare Napoleon Bonaparte occupation newspaper This was a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam during the French occupation of Holland. It is bilingual: half printed in French and half in Dutch. Two mastheads as well, one in each language. In 1810 Napoleon Bonaparte annexed Holland to his empire, hence this newspaper being in two languages. This issue was published during his occupation. A very rare and unusual newspaper which seldom comes on the market. Complete in four pages, 9 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 10:38

$385.00
193653

False PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution Guerrilla Leader KILLED ? 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373752756353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 11, 1916 * Pancho Villa false death headline * Post Columbus, New Mexico raid The front page has a nice banner headline: "VILLA REPORTED DEAD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. This was a false report as Pancho Villa would live until 1923. 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 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends November 11, 2021 07:16

$65.00
193645

Best KING GEORGE II of Great Britain DEATH - French and Indian War 1760 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749942705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1760  * George II of Great Britain death * French and Indian War Contains a lengthy article: "An Account of the Taking of Montreal & the subjecting all Canada to the Crown of Great Britain, from the Letters of Maj. Gen. Amherst...". This article takes over 3 pages. It is followed by another nice article: "Description of the Town of Mont Royal, commonly called Montreal..." and this is followed by: "Translation of a very Extraordinary Letter...Before the Arrival of our Troops at Montreal".  The corresponding map, "A Particular Map to Illustrated Gen. Amherst's Expedition to Montreal with a Plan of the Town & Draught of the Island", is not present. Among other articles in this issue... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:10

$89.00
193644

Very Rare PARSON BROWNLOW Knoxville TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749942102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, Nov. 30, 1864  * Very rare Civil War title  * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or  Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason against the Co... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:10

$288.00
193643

BASTILLE Paris France Fortress Prison Cells Pre-French Revolution 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749941821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 15, 1783 * Bastille - fortress in Paris, France Page 7 has an: "Extract from Memoirs of the Bastile", the famous Paris fortress that was used as a prison for political dissidents by the royals of France. Its storming in 1789 was the catalyst of the French Revolution. The article has interesting details including: "...when a fresh victim is brought to them, is the search. Their mode of taking possession of a prisoner's person, and their manner of shewing him the infernal property in which he will be held, is first to strip him of all his own...They take away his money...his jewels...his papers...they drag him to the cell destined for his reception. These cells are all contained in tower... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:09

$28.00
193642

Very Rare 1854 FREDERICK DOUGLASS NEWSPAPER North Star Slavery Slaves Abolition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749941519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FREDERICK DOUGLASS' PAPER, Rochester, New York, June 17, 1852 * Extremely rare publication We are pleased to offer this exceedingly rare--and highly desirable--newspaper by the famed Frederick Douglass. This weekly title is the continuation of his newspaper "North Star" which began in 1847. Douglass was perhaps the most famous 19th century African-American abolitionist who escaped from slavery and then risked his freedom by becoming an outspoken antislavery lecturer, writer, and publisher. Among the various articles in this issue are those headed "Report--Refugees And Colored Settlements" "Heads Of the Colored People" "Proposals For  the Formation Of A New Anti-Slavery Association" "The Free Soldiers of New York" "C... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:09

$5,950.00
193641

British Learn of SURRENDER AT YORKTOWN Lord Charles Cornwallis 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749941185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, Jan. 15, 1782  * Lord Charles Cornwallis * Surrender at Yorktown * British citizens say war is over Page 2 has a letter form General Heath from the Highlands, Dec. 25, 1781, which includes: "...Capt. Williams of the New York levies, who are doing duty on the lines of this post...made an excursion to Morissania, took & brought off one captain...without any loss on our side..." with a bit more. Also a report from New Jersey: "An embarkation of 2 or 3000 men is taking place at New York, said to be for South Carolina...A person is come from Jersey this morning & says General Leslie has killed & destroyed General Greene's whole army, the rebels make long faces, and sa... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:08

$190.00
193640

WILLIAM WILBERFORCE African Slave Trade & American Tobacco Market 1789 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749940773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, New York, Aug. 5, 1789  * African slave trade * William Wilberforce * Early tobacco market The front page has: "Extracts From American Essays--On The Manufacture Of Tobacco." Page 2 has: "Extracts from the Instructions of some of the Bailiwicks in France relating to the Abolition of the Slave Trade". A page 3 item says: "Mr. Wilberforce in an energetic pathetic and ingenious speech enforced his plan for the abolition of the slave trade. This speech as complimented and reinforced by Messrs. Burke, Fox, and...William Pitt...." and a bit more. Page 3 also has:"A Sketch Of Proceedings Of Congress In the House of Representatives of the United States." including discussions on pay for the P... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:08

$74.00
193638

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Evening Post England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619205360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Jan. 9, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy The back page has a letter beginning: "In order that the public may not be misled into a notion of the respectability of a body of persons calling themselves Loyalists, who are shortly to assemble in Great Queen Street & in the phrenzy of a drunken revel to celebrate those acts of human butchery perpetrated on our faithful subjects in America, under the authority of a bloody-minded administration...". Another column has some news of the war, a few bits including: "The report of an insurrection at Philadelphia...takes its rise from the following...there was a division among the inhabitants of Phila. about ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:06

$56.00
193637

SAMUEL ADAMS Massachusetts Governor State Address 1796 Old Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619205049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 30, 1796  * Samuel Adams, Massachusetts governor * 18th century American original The front page has a full column taken up with an Act of the Mass. legislature signed in type by its governor: Samuel Adams. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:06

$43.00
193636

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619204833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 19, 1795  * President George Washington * State of the Union Address Over half of the front page is taken up with the "President's Address" being George Washington's annual state-of-the-union address for the year 1795, a tradition he started in his first administration and which continues to this day. The "Speech" as it is headed, is prefaced with: "This day, precisely at 12 o'clock, The President of the United States met both Houses of Congress in the hall of the Representatives, and addressed them in the following..." (see for beginning & end). Page 2 has some items which were in response to the President's address. The bkpg. has 16 illustrated ship ads. Four pages, various foxing... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:05

$345.00
193635

Rare 18th Century CAPITAL OF PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania 1797 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619204439

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, Feb. 10, 1797  * 18th century American publication The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time, while the District of Columbia was under construction. The front page is filled with advertisements including three illustrated ship ads. Inside has reports from the federal Congress. Four pages, wide never-trimmed margins, stains at the spine margin inside, nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:05

$48.00
193634

1817 Washington D.C. Old Newspaper w/ (4) Runaway NEGRO Slavery Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749935998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 23, 1831  * Slave advertisements from the Nation's Capital The middle of the front page has a report noting in part: "...six negro slaves were executed at Wilmington on account of their connexion in the recent conspiracy..." with more. The back page has four slave reward ads, with details. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:04

$33.00
193631

FENIAN RAIDS Battle of Trout River Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619197633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1870 * Battle of Trout River * Fenian Brotherhood raids * Huntingdon, Quebec, Canada The top of page 10 has one column headings that include: "THE FENIANS" "Seizure of Fenian War Material by United States Troops" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the folds, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:03

$35.00
193630

1900 Chinese CHRISTIANS MASSACRED Peking China Boxer Rebellion 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749934359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 30, 1900 * Chinese Christians murdered * Peking China Massacre * Boxer Rebellion The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MORE BOXER ATROCITIES CHRISTIANS MASSACRED" 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 November 08, 2021 10:02

$40.00
193629

1900 CAPTURE OF PRETORIA by British Frederick Roberts Second Boer War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619196067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 5, 1900 * British capture Pretoria, South Africa * Second Boer War - Frederick Roberts The top of the front page has a two column headline: "PRETORIA HAS FALLEN THE VICTORIOUS ENTRY" 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 November 08, 2021 10:02

$44.00
193628

1900 COLUMBUS GA Muscogee County Georgia NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749933269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 9, 1900 * Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia * Simon Adams (Negro) lynching - hanging The front page has a small one column heading: "A Negro Lynched" (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 November 08, 2021 10:01

$38.00
193626

SPANISH FLU H1N1 Deadly Influenza A Virus Pandemic Outbreak M*SKS 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749931491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Oct. 15, 1918 * The Spanish flu pandemic * H1N1 influenza A virus *  M*sks to be worn The front page has a one column heading: "Masks Will Make Fair Grounds Look Like Great Harem" with subhead. (see) Sixteen pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 08, 2021 09:59

$40.00
193624

Nice 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Masthead 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749930448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, April 6, 1795  * Nice masthead engraving - 18th century America * Illustrated farms for sale advertisements If you are looking for a handsome American newspaper of the 1700's which is displayable & priced reasonably, this is one of the best. This title features one of the more decorative mastheads of the era. Complete in 4 pages, never-trimmed margins, several illustrated advertisements, period stray writing above the masthead, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2021 09:58

$47.00
193623

DAWSON CITY Yukon Territory Y.T. Klondike Gold Rush FIRE Disaster 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749930124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 16, 1900 * Dawson City, Yukon Territory fire * Klondike gold rush fame The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DAWSON FIRE SWEPT" 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 4 pages, 23 x 19 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2021 09:58

$40.00
193621

BATTLE OF SPION KOP Second Boer War British vs. African Republics 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749929758

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 26, 1900 * Battle of Spion Kop - Second Boer War * South African Republic & Orange Free State * British forces loss - Ladysmith The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SPIONKOP ABANDONED BY THE BRITISH FORCES" 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 and minor wear along the spine, light stains, generally very nice.

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193620

WILLIAM GOEBEL Governor of Kentucky Political Assassination 1900 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619192211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 3, 1900 * William Goebel political assassination * Governor of Kentucky - politician * Sworn in on his deathbed The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GOEBEL IS DYING STORMY LIFE ENDED" 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 and minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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$44.00
193618

1912 Aviator WILBUR WRIGHT Brothers FUNERAL 1st in Airplane Flight '12 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 1, 1912 * Aviator Wilbur Wright (Wright Brothers fame) * Died of Typhoid Fever at the age of 45 This 20 page newspaper has small one column headings on the front page: "Wright's Funeral To-day" and "Business in Dayton, O., Will Be Suspended During Services for Aviator" which tells of the recent death of famous aviation pioneer, Wilbur Wright. Other news and advertisements of the day. Light browning with minor margin wear, fragile, but otherwise good. Note: Wilbur's father was deathly afraid his family would die of Typhoid, and always warned them to be careful of the drinking water.

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$48.00
193592

(7) Turn of the 19th Century PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania 1801 Original Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373748786576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PORT FOLIO, Philadelphia, a lot of seven issues from vol. one, 1801 * Lot of (7) early 19th century originals Edited by Joseph Dennie under the pseudonym "Oliver Oldschool" and Asbury Dickins, it espoused republican values and was the first important political & literary journal in the United States. Each has a wide variety of content but an emphasis on literary items. Two issues have on the ftpg. one of the series of "Journal of a Tour Through Selesia" written by John Quincy Adams. Each complete in 8 pages, 9 3/4 by 12 inches, a bit irregular at the blank spine, good condition.

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193591

DEMING NM New Mexico Last Major U.S. Train Robbery Old West Ends 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393617177207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 26, 1937 * Last major train robbery in the U.S. * Deming, Luna County, New Mexico * Henry Loftus and Harry Donaldson You might call it the official end of the "Wild West", but in any case the two column heading near the bottom of the front page announces what is considered the last major train robbery in the country: "''Brooklyn Cowboys' Kill One But Fail in Train Holdup" with subhead. (see) Complete with 20m pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Henry (Lorenz) Loftus and Harry (Dwyer) Donaldson were two young men who made national headlines for their unsuccessful attempt to rob the Southern Pacific Railroad's Apache Limited in... See More  

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193590

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Letter Emancipation Slavery CONFEDERATE 1862 Civil War Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 22, 1862  * Includes a letter signed by President Abraham Lincoln * Many others discuss emancipation * From the Capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page war-related items are: "From Beaver Dam", "From Madison and Orange", "The Shelling of Hamilton, North Carolina", "Exchange of Prisoners", "From Charlottesville", "Latest News From the North--The Great War Meeting in New York--Efforts to Drum Up More Men--Inflammatory Speeches--Letters from President Lincoln, Seward, Sumner, Edward Everett, & Others--The Border State Representatives on Emancipation" and included in this very lengthy article is th... See More  

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$98.00
193589

SAMUEL HOUSTON Call to Arms re. Texans Texas against Mexico 1842 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES'S NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, April 2, 1842  * Samuel Houston call to arms - Texas citizens * Post Texas Revolution - Pre Mexican-American War Inside has: "President Houston's Proclamation to the Citizens of Texas" which begins: "My Countrymen: Rumours have been brought from the southwestern frontier of invasion...The facts are sufficient to justify immediate preparation for defensive war. All who are subject to military duty are commanded to be in readiness to repair quipped to the scene of action at the call of the authorities of the country..." signed in type: Sam. Houston. This is followed by a: "Letter of President Houston" dated at Galveston, March 11, 1842, concerning the troubles with Mexico. It notes: ".... See More  

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193588

THOMAS ALVA EDISON Inventor & the NEW PHONOGRAPH Invention PRINTS 1887 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373748784960

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Dec. 31, 1887 (at a reduced price) * Inventor Thomas Edison * Phonograph invention (front page prints) * Historic issue Taking almost half the front page is a 6 by 9 3/8 inch illustration captioned: "The New Talking Machine, Edison's Wonderful Phonograph" This is a nice close-up of Thomas Edison's new and improved phonograph. Above this is another illustration captioned: "Phonograph with Multiple Earpiece." showing several gentlemen listening to the phonograph. The front page article is headed: "The New Phonograph" which discusses the various uses and applications of Edison's latest invention. Inside has more text & an illus: "The First Phonograph", and one showing the "Phonographic Reco... See More  

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193587

RARE Miniature 4 1/2 x 5 3/4 Inch COLORADO SPRINGS Amateur 1891 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUN, Colorado Springs, June 22, 1891  * Rare miniature, amateur title This is the volume 1, number 7 issue of a newspaper which lasted for just 2 1/2 years. Plus Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) records only one institution as having any issues and we purchased all the holdings from them. Obviously printed on a small amateur press as it is of very small size, measuring just 4 1/2 by 5 3/4 inches. Four pages, evenly toned, it is slightly fragile so should be handled carefully.

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193586

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373748781430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Channel Islands, July 20, 1944  * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII This island was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda, yet in English as residents were British. The front page includes: "Over There Is London--Ablaze!" "Vivid Picture of V.I. Onslaught" "Allies Brought to Halt in Fierce All-Day Battle in Normandy" "Quarter-Million British Losses Since Invasion Began" "Horrors of Red Army Atrocities - Village Massacre: Priests Crucified" Four pages, nice condition.

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$28.00
193585

THOMAS McKEAN Signer of Declaration of Independence LETTERS 1817 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393617168997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 12, 1817  * Thomas McKean death * Signer of the Declaration of Independence The first four pages are taken up with the: "Letters of Thomas McKean", a signer of the Declaration of Independence who recently died. Other items within include: "Defeat of Sir Peter Parker" "the Locust" "Domestic Manufactures" and much on the: 'President's Tour" Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, nice condition. This small size newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an impor... See More  

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$28.00
193584

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Post Election & Pre Inauguration 1861 Pre Civil War Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 1, 1861  * Abraham Lincoln about to change America The front page has some column heads on the upcoming Civil War including: "The Surrender of Fort Sumter to be Demanded" "North Carolina Ready to Secede" and more. But perhaps better content is on page 5 with: "The Incoming Administration" "Mr. Lincoln and the Southern Secessionists" "The president Elect & the Southern Rebellion--Prsogramme of the Journey to Washington--A Lull--About Applications for Office...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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$48.00
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