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188337

KING EDWARD VII of United Kingdom England Ireland India DEATH 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373480229826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 6, 1910 * Edward VII - King of the United Kingdom * Eldest son of Queen Victoria The front page has a banner headline: "KING OF ENGLAND DYING IN LONDON; All Members of Royal Family Coming to Palace" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. The king would die on this day. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:28

$44.00
188405

MAHATMA GANDHI Last Fast for Communal Peace in India ENDS 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373483065334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1948 * Mahatma Gandhi last fast ends The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Gandhi Sees Harmony Won" with subhead: "Fast Held to Achieve Aim...." (See) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi ending his "Third Hindu-Muslim unity fast: restoration of communal peace" which was also his very last prior to his assassination less than two weeks later. 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 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2021 12:39

$39.99
187810

SIEGE OF PONDICHERRY India Action American Revolutionary War 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373453777098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY, England, March 18, 1779  * American Revolutionary War The entire issue is taken up with various reports concerning the Siege of Pondicherry, a military action in India which was part of the Anglo-French War. Included is: "Capitulation for Pondicherry" which includes all 26 Articles of the capitulation signed in type by Hector Munro and Edward Vernon at the "camp before Pondicherry, Oct. 17, 1778". Eight pages, 7 3/4 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2021 15:24

$38.00
187142

GEORGE V King of the United Kingdon & Emperor of India DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373428474008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--EXTRA, Jan. 21, 1936  * Death of George V * King of the United Kingdom The banner headlines announce: "KING GEORGE DIES!" "Sudden Illness Fatal to English Monarch" with photos of the deceased King George V, and the future King Edward VIII. Only 8 pages of the first of two sections, otherwise good condition.

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:31

$33.00
186855

GANDHI Mohandas Mahatma SALT MARCH Satyagraha Ends in Dandi India 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417675620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 6, 1930  * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma)  * Salt march (salt satyagraha) ends  * Dandi, India  The front page has a one column heading: "Gandhi Defies Britain; Makes Salt in India" (see) Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:23

$48.00
186847

Prelude to REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tensions at Boston Captain James Cook 1774 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082838490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOWN & COUNTRY MAGAZINE, London, April, 1774  * Prelude to the Revolutionary War Formatted much like the 'Gentleman's Magazine" but a much less common title. In "Debates in the Political Club' is mention that: "Lord North said, that the test of the Bostonians will not be the indemnification of the East-India company alone, it will remain in the breast of the king not to restore the port until peace & obedience shall be observed in the port of Boston...". There are several pages on: "Captain Cook's Voyage" around the world. Near the back are several notable American reports, a few bits including: "A great quantity of tents & camp equipment are ordered to be embarked for North America. The report continues to g... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:00

$63.00
185815

BLACKWELL'S Roosevelt ISLAND Insane Asylum Nellie Bly Fame PRINT 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337301956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 19, 1876  * Blackwell's Island insane asylum  * Nellie Bly fame A very nice doublepage centerfold: "Snowballing" which shows a snowball fight among children. Also a fullpg. print: "America Sketches: Prison Life on Blackwell's Island", and another doublepg. centerfold: "Arrival of the Prince of Wales at Lahore" in India. Complete in 28 pages, great condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:13

$42.00
185799

INDIA BECOMES A REPUBLIC Independent from Britain Jawaharlal Nehru1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337283812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 24, 1950 * India becomes a republic * Independence from Britain The front page has a one column heading: "First President Being Elected By India Today" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on India becoming a independent republic from Britain with Jawaharlal Nehru becoming the first prime minister. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:03

$46.00
185083

DEMOCRATIC PARTY Democrats Pro-Segregation Racists Platform PRINTS1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392980308716

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: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 6, 1869  * The Democratic Party platform * Democrats are racists - anti-black * 19th century illustration - print The prime feature is the double-page centerfold titled: 'Democratic Platform Made Easy' with many vignettes, several which portray Blacks in various uncomplimentary and stereotypical settings/charicatures.The front page of the issue shows a one-third page illustration 'St. Anthony Falls D... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2020 14:14

$88.00
184903

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Revolt & WWI Fame Returns to England 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373259987934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1929 * T. E. Lawrence returns to England * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lawrence of Arabia Hides in London; Flees Reporters on Arriving From India" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 07, 2020 14:02

$47.00
184732

GANDHI Mohandas Mahatma SALT MARCH Satyagraha Ends in Dandi India 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245193568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1930  * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma)  * Salt march (salt satyagraha) ends  * Dandi, India The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI MAKES SALT, DEFYING INDIA'S LAW" "Situation is Tense as Police Gather and Thousands Await Government Action" "RAIL MEN JOIN CAMPAIGN" and more. Complete in a thick 100+ page Sunday edition, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:18

$59.99
184466

CHARLES WEBSTER LEADBEATER Theosophy Occultist Spiritualism DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215335813

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1934 * Charles Webster Leadbeater death * Occultist - spiritualism - thesophist Page 19 has a one column heading: "Dr. C. W. Leadbeater Dead In India At 86" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Charles Webster Leadbeater, Theosophical Society member and occultist. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:13

$42.00
183544

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138639183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 10 has one column headings: "GANDHI TO SPREAD HIS GOSPEL BY AUTO" "Abandons Collection of Salt at Dandi to Begin Whirlwind Tour of Gujarat Villages" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 mi) from Ahmedabad to Dandi, Gujarat to... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$40.00
183135

SECOND BOSTON TEA PARTY Ship Fortune in Harbor - Benjamin Franklin 1774 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373121162781

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1774 * The Second Boston Tea Party * Dr. Benjamin Franklin Among the articles in this issue are: "...Address & Petition presented to the King...previous to his Majesty's signing the Bill for the better Government of Quebec" "Conjectures Concerning the Phenomenon of Saturn's Ring" "A Wonderful Improvement in the Art of Healing" "New Tour in the Midland Counties of England" "Useful Observations on the Aurora Borealis" and much more. Near the back is the "Historical Chronicle" with various news reports of the day. Included is a brief mention of bills which received the royal assent, including: "...for providing quarters for the officers and soldiers in America..." which was the h... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:23

$117.00
183004

SAROJINI NAIDU Indian Civil Rights Activist Leader & Poet FREED 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373116113202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, March 22, 1943 * Sarojini Naidu freed from jail * India political activist & poet * Indian independence movement Page 2 has a one column photo of Sarojini Naidu with heading: "Woman Leader of the All-India Party Is Freed" (see) Complete with all 16 pages, various ink notations throughout including a few on the front page, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends August 15, 2020 07:17

$37.00
182599

Rare 1842 STEAMSHIP Acadia New York Herald Extra BROADSIDE Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100835042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, EXTRA, May 21, 1842 A broadside "issue, being single sheet & printed on one side only. The front page has at the top: “Arrival Of The Steamship Acadia”, plus an engraving of a steamship “15 Days Later From Europe”, bringing news from China & India, Algiers, Spain & France, and “Miscellaneous Items” as well. Evenly toned, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:53

$46.00
181956

1st B-29 SUPERFORTRESSES Bombers Japan Mainland Attack 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373075228232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, EXTRA, June 15, 1944 * B-29 Superfortresses * Bombing mainland Japan (1st time) * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "B-29'S BOMB JAPAN!" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 28 pages, a little wear along the central fold with a few small archival mends on inside pages, great for display as such. wikipedia notes: On 15 June 1944, 47 B-29s launched from Chengdu, China, bombed the Imperial Iron and Steel Works at Yawata Japan. This was the first attack on Japanese islands since the Doolittle raid in April 1942. The first B-29 combat losses occurred during this raid, with one B-29 destroyed on the ground by Japanese fighters after an em... See More  

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Ends July 05, 2020 08:03

$62.00
179882

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK Voyage & Western Hemisphere (America) MAP 1773 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392733948024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1773 * Captain James Cook * North America map Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the nice foldout map which accompanies the lengthy article: "Epitome of Lieut. Cooke's Voyage Round the World", showing most of North America, all of South America down to Cape Horn, and even portions of West Africa, Spain, France & England. Notice the shape of Florida & California. This map folds out to 9 3/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition with a bit of light foxing at a fold. The article takes nearly 7 pages and begins: "The voyage abounds with so many interesting & entertaining particulars, relative to new discoveries, that in our epitome we have but slightly touched on what... See More  

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Ends April 20, 2020 13:48

$325.00
178462

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652428713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The front page has a five column heading: "Gandhi Wins; Peace Come to India" with subheads that include: "'HOLY MAN' AND GREAT BRITAIN AGREE ON TERMS" and more. (see) A few related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition on great condition. A few small binding holes along the blank spine.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:23

$62.00
178461

India MAHATMA GANDHI Arrested for Sedition & Nazi Saboteurs 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652427806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 10, 1942 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - India riots * The Mahatma & Jawaharlal Nehru arrests The top of front page has photos of Gandhi and Nehru with heading: "Violence in India" with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:23

$48.00
176812

ALBERT EINSTEIN Unified Field Theory Gravitation & Electricity 1930 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1930 * Professor Albert Einstein * Unified Field Theory * Gravitation & Electricity * Mahatma Gandhi & salt tax Page 8 has one column headings: "EINSTEIN SUBMITS FIELD THEORY PROOF" "Physicist Presents Paper Showing Application of Work Linking Gravitation and Electricity" "Findings Are Hailed Here" and more. (see) Also coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's fight for India's independence on the same page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:43

$58.00
175588

BHUPINDER SINGH Maharaja of Patiala Princely State India DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392450228269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1938 * Bhupinder Singh of Patiala death (1st report) * Maharaja - ruler - India The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "RULER OF PATIALA DIES IN INDIA AT 46" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 27, 2019 15:12

$49.00
172216

CHARLES KINGSFORD SMITH Southern Cross Airplane DISAPPEARS Death 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372650192758

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 9, 1935 * Sir Charles Kingsford Smith * Australian aviator - Southern Cross * Goes missing in airplane flight (death) The front page has a one column heading: "Bay of Bengal Searched for Flying Knight" Four related photos and map on the back page. (see) See below for more information. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and co-pilot John Thompson "Tommy" Pethybridge were flying the Lady Southern Cross overnight from Allahabad, India,... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2019 11:08

$42.00
172130

CHARLES KINGSFORD SMITH Southern Cross Fateful Airplane Flight 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392273853092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 23, 1935 * Sir Charles Kingsford Smith * Australian aviator - Southern Cross * Fateful flight to Australia begins The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Kingsford-Smith Off on Flight to Australia; Leaves England Despite a Recent Illness" with photo. (see) See below for more information. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and co-pilot John Thompson "Tommy" Pethybridge were flying the Lady Southern Cross overnight from Allahabad, India, to Singapore, as part of their attempt to break the England-Australia speed record held by C. W. A. Scott and Tom Campbell ... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2019 14:49

$38.00
171640

QUETTA EARTHQUAKE Baluchistan British India Pakistan DISASTER 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372631655634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1935 * Quetta Earthquake (1st report) * Baluchistan, British Raj (Pakistan) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20,000 DIE IN INDIAN QUAKE; WIDE AREA IS DEVASTATED; 43 BRITISH AIRMEN VICTIMS" with subheads and related map. More on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Minor cr... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2019 15:00

$40.00
171290

ROYAL INDIAN NAVY MUTINY Bombay British India Mahatma Gandhi 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392253630766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Feb. 24, 1946 * Royal Indian Navy mutiny * Bombay, India - Mahatma Gandhi The front page has a great banner headline: "DEATH TOLL GROWS IN INDIA" with subheads. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 04, 2019 16:49

$44.00
170377

GRAF ZEPPELIN German Rigid Airship & Mahatma Gandhi PHOTOS 1930 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584375376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 1, 1930 * Graf Zeppelin - airship * Mahatma Gandhi This rotogravure section has two front page photos regarding the Graf Zeppelin. Also on the front page are photos of Woman aviator Amy Johnson and Mahatma Gandhi. (see) Other topics throughout. Rotogravure section only with 8 pages, rag edition, a few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:26

$29.00
170336

MAHATMA GANDHI Returns to India from Round Table Conferences 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583230356

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 29, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * The Mahatma returns to India * Round Table Conference in London The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI WARNS INDIA TO BE READY TO FIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from the Gandhi-Irwin Pact negotiations in London. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of t... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:36

$38.00
169536

Mohandas Karamchand MAHATMA GANDHI Jail Release India Leader PHOTO1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201365193

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 26, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release The front page has a five column headline: "Britain Orders Freedom for Gandhi" with subheads and small photo of Gandhi. Another photo on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:03

$47.00
168326

Great 1930 RANGOON RIOTS Indian Dockworkers & Burman Labourers 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172081938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1930 * Rangoon Riots of 1930 * Indian dockworkers * Burman labourers The front page has a nice banner headline: "MOBS KILL WOMEN IN INDIA" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:45

$48.00
166093

SAYAJIRAO GAEKWAD III Maharaja of Baroda State India DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408648443

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1939 * Sayajirao Gaekwad III death * Maharaja of Baroda State - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BARODA GAEKWAR, INDIAN RULER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III, leader of Baroda State in India. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:06

$38.00
162102

India MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand ARRESTED for Sedition 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391998830664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1922 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GANDHI ARRESTED ON CHARGE OF SEDITION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Mahatma Gandhi for sedition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, 2 small white paint drips, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 11, 2018 15:17

$52.00
161886

A.B. Frost Collectible Golfer Print "THE DRIVE" 1897 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994255168

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 11, 1897 * Famous A.B. Frost golfer illustration: "THE DRIVE" * Complete issue with displayable front cover * Pike's Peak sunrise print by F.P. Stevens Certainly the prime print is the great full front page print by the famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "The Drive" showing a golfer about to tee off, with others behind him. Inside is a one-third page portrait of "Professor Henry Drisler."; a full pg. illus. of: "England's Little War in India."; a doublepage centerfold of: "The New York Public Library Astor Lenox and Tilden Foundations"; a full pg. print of: "A Great Coast Defence [Defense] Gun for the Protection of New York Harbor"; and a half pg.... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2018 16:32

$88.00
160899

MAHATMA GANDHI Fasting Until Death Hunger Strike BEGINS in India 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210118156

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, August 16, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi fast until death starts The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MAHATMA GANDHI STARTED TODAY ON WHAT HE DECLARED WILL BE A HUNGER STRIKE UNTIL DEATH" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:26

$40.00
160563

PARTITION OF Union of INDIA Dominion of Pakistan Independence 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199108725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, August 18, 1947 * India and Pakistan independence The front page has a one column heading: "Indian Leaders Move To Quell Punjab Strife" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:59

$37.00
160372

2 PARTITION OF INDIA British Division Accepted Mountbatten Plan 1947 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391960350085

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 3 & 4, 1947 * Partition of India * Mountbatten Plan The front page of the June 3rd issue has a one column heading: "Dominion Status For India Soon, British Declare" with subhead. (see) The June 4th issue has a follow-up report with a one column heading also on the front page: "Promises India Britain To Keep No Bases There" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 12 & 14 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:29

$47.00
159899

EMIL CARLSEN Impressionist Painter Death & Mahatma Gandhi Arrest 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372170332413

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1932 * Gandhi arrested - The Mahatma * Emil Carlsen death (1st report) * American Impressionist painter The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI SENT TO JAIL; PARTY TO BE BANNED; ALL INDIA QUITS WORK" with subheads. (see) lengthy text. Page 21 has a one column heading: "EMIL CARLSEN DIES; FAMOUS PAINTER" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & instit... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:10

$39.00
157334

Great UNITED STATES CAPITOL BUILDING Pre Civil War Era PRINT 1856 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391890516735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BALLOU'S PICTORIAL, Boston, April 19, 1856 * United States Capitol Building Formatted much like Harper's Weekly, but preceding it by several years. The ftpg. has an allegorical illus. of the: "State of Illinois" with an article on the state. The prime feature of the issue is a great double page centerfold of the: "National Capitol" in Washington, D.C., showing it as it will look in the future with the extensions and new dome. A related article as well. Another full pg. has 3 prints of modes of transportation in India, and another pg. has a print of: "A Southern Planter's Home In Alabama". Sixteen pages, bit of minor foxing near margins, good condition.

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:12

$46.00
155186

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends First Round Table Conference INDIA & Britain 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828355199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1931 * First Round Table Conference ends * Mahatma Gandhi demands swaraj * Constitutional reforms in India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLEDGE OF AUTONOMY CLOSES INDIA PARLEY; MOVE TO WIN GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:33

$39.00
155183

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand INDIA Independence & Home Rule 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828348356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 16, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * Fight for India's independence * The Mahatma The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI FEARS DEFEAT, WAR"(see) Coverage on the Second Round Table Conference in London. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:24

$35.00
155117

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand Kingsley Hall Radio SPEECH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827547846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi visits London * Kingsley Hall radio speech The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI IN RADIO PLEA ASKS AMERICA TO AID" "India Shows World Way to Peace in Her Non-Violent Struggle for Freedom, He Says" and more. Complete text of his speech on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 33 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribe... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:22

$37.00
155106

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas 21-Day Fast Final Day for INDIA Freedom 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827478478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi nearing the end * Third anti-untouchability fast (21 days) The top of page 18 has one column headings: "GANDHI IS SERENE; ORDEAL NEARS END" "Nausea and Weakness mark Nineteenth Day of His Three Weeks' Fast" and more. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 28, 2017 08:27

$37.00
153928

MAHATMA GANDHI Forces Seizes Solapur Indian Independence Movement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946441964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 13, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Siege of Solapur, Maharashtra, India * Indian Independence Movement The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Troops Crush Sholapur Revolt; Native Rule Is Short Lived; Arrest Six, Gandhists Flee" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, A few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: During the Indian independence movement, the people of Solapur enjoyed full freedom on 9–11 May 1930. However, this resulted in the executions of Mallappa Dhanshetti, Abdul Rasool Qurban Hussein, Jagannath Bhagwan Shinde ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:17

$34.00
153770

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371933644665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 13 has one column headings: "GANDHI RESTS, WORN BY CONSTANT STRAIN" "Indian Leader's Nerves Frayed--Campaign of Disobedience Spreads Over the Country" "He Explains At Speech" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 m... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2017 15:21

$36.00
152989

GEORGE V King of the United Kingdom & India FUNERAL Burial 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391731009129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1936 * George V funeral & burial * King of the United Kingdom The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GEORGE V IS BURIED WITH REGAL POMP AS NATION GRIEVES" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 9 with five related photos. 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, 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than indi... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2017 14:48

$33.00
152919

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA in India Wearing Muslim Garb as a Spy ? 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729757293

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1928 * T. E. Lawrence Muslim saint - spy ? * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Report Lawrence Now a Moslim Saint Spying on the Bolshevist Agents in India" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends April 15, 2017 07:59

$42.00
148867

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Pandit Mahatma Gandhi's Chief Aide JAIL SENTENCE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605160672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, April 15, 1930 * Jawaharlal Nehru prison sentence * Mahatma Gandhi's chief aide Page 5 has a one column heading: "INDIAN CONGRESS HEAD IS ARRESTED" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, address label near top of the front page, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:07

$35.00
148863

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772713750

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (early 1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "INDIA'S PEACE ASSURED BY COMPROMISE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:00

$45.00
148263

MATHATMA GANDHI ARRESTED Civil Disobedience Movement in India 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754549496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested * Civil disobedience movement * Ahmedabad, India The front page has an article headed: "GANDHI ARRESTED; NEW FAST FEARED" "Wife, Secretary and 30 of His Followers Seized in New 'Disobedience' Move" "Abandons His Seminary" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:20

$36.00
147874

MAHATMA GANDHI Untouchables Campaign Fast Unto Death JAIL RELEASE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743959228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release * Campaign against untouchability * Fast unto death ends Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fast Wins Gandhi Unconditional Release; A Week Without Food, He Weighs 90 Pounds" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 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 very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:33

$33.00
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