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199744

Stephen H. Long Expedition Great Plains & Rockies Rocky Mountains 1822 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189444764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 5, 1822  * Long's Expedition of 1820 * Great plains - Rocky Mountains Inside has: "Expedition to the Rocky Mountains" prefaced with: "Extracts from the history of the expedition from Pittsburg to the Rocky Mountains, in the year 1819 under command of major Long." The expedition of Major Stephen H. Long--the first scientific exploration of the Louisiana Territory to be accompanied by trained naturalists and artists. They struggled on foot and horseback along the front range of the Rockies, living off the land, recording rivers and land-forms, shooting birds, securing plants, and catching lizards and insects to preserve for study. Most of this "extract" from the lengthy history in... See More  

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Ends September 04, 2022 07:45

$32.00
199579

Athens TX Texas Hgh School Hornets Basketball National Champions 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374191633797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (Sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, April 6, 1930 * Athens, Texas Hornets High School basketball * Wins national championship vs. Jena, Louisiana Giants The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "ATHENS WINS 2D U. S. CAGE TITLE IN ROW" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Nice for display.Nice to have from the city where this event took place. Rare as such. Complete section II only with 18 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 27, 2022 11:01

$44.00
199059

Great West Indies Southeast U.S. Carribbean rare 18th Century 1740 Foldout Map


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374160451118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1740  * Early and rare 18th century map * West Indies & Southeast America Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the terrific foldout map titled: "An Accurate Map of the WEST INDIES, Exhibiting not only  all the Islands possessed by the English, French, Spaniards, & Dutch, but also all the Towns and Settlements on the Continent of America adjacent thereto." This map shows all of the Caribbean Islands plus the northern portions of South America, Central America, and much of the Southern & Southeast portions of the United States, including the Chesapeake Bay down to Florida (a very distorted interpretation) and west to Louisiana and Texas (see the many photos).... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2022 10:55

$520.00
198948

USS Constitution vs. HMS Guerriere Isaac Hull U.S. Navy War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374154955709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Sept. 3, 1812   * USS Constitution vs. HMS Guerriere * War of 1812 - U.S. Navy victory Two columns of the front page are taken u with four Acts of Congress each signed: James Madison. One is: "To Extend the Right of Suffrage in the Illinois Territory..." and another: "...An Act for the Admission of the State of Louisiana into the Union..." which would not happen until 1817. Page 2 has some good War of 1812 content including the; "British Account" concerning the Constitution vs. the Guerriere. Also:  "Gen. Hull's Army "American Squadron" "Frontier News" and more. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends July 28, 2022 10:10

$36.00
198727

President Thomas Jefferson Losing Virginia Popularity 1802 Hudson NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374140639793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, April 6, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Losing popularity in Virginia ? Over a full page is taken up with an interesting letter: "To my Fellow Citizens of Richmond" signed by: James Rind. It is prefaced with: "Mr. Jefferson is said to be losing his popularity in Virginia as fast as he acquired it, and the following address from a gentleman, who was formerly amongst his greatest admirers, & who is the most respectable of the party in...Richmond, is a full proof that the report has good foundation...". Another page has: "By a treaty recently concluded between his Catholic majesty and the first Consul, SPAIN CEDES to FRANCE the POSSESSION OF LOUISIANA...", a step ... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2022 07:19

$34.00
198721

Coushatta Massacre Red River Parish LA Louisiana White League 1874 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394123619031

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 2, 1874 * Coushatta massacre * Red River Parish, Louisiana * White League attack The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE SOUTHERN TERROR" "The Massacre Of Northern Men In Louisiana" and more. (see) Complete in 8 pages, light toning and and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 20, 2022 07:03

$34.00
198643

President Thomas Jefferson State of the Union Address 1804 Hartford CT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394116982390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, Nov. 21, 1804 * President Thomas Jefferson * State of the Union Address * Early 19th century original Fully half of page 2 is taken up with the state-of-the-union address of the President headed: "President's Message", signed in type at its conclusion: Th. Jefferson. A portion of his address deals with the new Louisiana Territory just purchased from France the previous year. One paragraph begins: "With the Indian tribes established within our newly acquired limits, I have deemed it necessary to open conferences for the purpose of establishing a good understanding & neighbourly relations between us. So far as we have yet learned we have reason to believe that their dispositions are gene... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2022 08:21

$67.00
198326

JOHN MURRELL Land Pirate Mississippi River Bandit Outlaw DEATH 1844 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394099096649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington D.C., Nov. 29, 1844  * John Murrell death - "land pirate" * Mississippi River outlaw A front page report about the "Death Of Murrell" says: "The Chattanooga Gazette of the 16th announces the death, at Pikeville, Tennessee, of the notorious John A. Morrell, whose name as 'land pirate' figured so frequently in the press...and who was recently discharged from the penitentiary. He died of consumption, and denied to the last moment...that he was guilty of the...charges against him." The front page has a small article from Louisiana claiming fraud had occurred in the Presidential election. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding,  nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:20

$45.00
198323

ROBERT E. LEE Richmond VA Virginia Civil War CONFEDERATE 1864 South Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394099095281

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 18, 1864  * General Robert E. Lee A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "The War News" "From General Lee's Army" "City Intelligence" "The Wounded of the Two Armies" "From North Georgia--The enemy Attack Our Lines But Are Driven Back" "From the Trans-Mississippi--Banks Reported Surrounded--capture of Large Quantity of Stores & Several Gunboats" "Latest From General Lee's Army" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial beginning: "The battle near Brewry's Bluff was imperfectly appreciated in Richmond till yesterday...confederate valour never had a more splendid illustration..." and much more. Also: "How Grant Made His Men Fight" "How Ba... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:19

$76.00
197962

Post COLFAX MASSACRE Riots St. Martinville Louisiana LA Murders 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374079234790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Indiana, May 7, 1873 * Post Colfax massacre - riot * St. Martinville Parish, Louisiana * Unrest continues in the State The top of page 9 has one column headings that include: "LOUISIANA" "Progress Of The Civil War" "Picket Firing at St. Martinsville" and more. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2022 08:17

$37.00
197882

PRESIDENT THOMAS JEFFERSON Inauguration Inaugural Address 1805 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068105917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, March 14, 1805  * President Thomas Jefferson * Inauguration - inaugural address Page 2 has the lengthy: "President Jefferson's Speech" which is his inaugural address, introduced with: "This day, at 12 o'clock, Thomas Jefferson, President of the United States, took the oath of office & delivered the following Inaugural Speech..." which takes nearly two columns. One portion includes: "...I know that the acquisition of Louisiana had been disapproved of by some, from a candid apprehension that the enlargement of our territory may endanger its union. But who can limit the extent to which the federative principle may operate effectively? The larger our association, the less will it be shaken by local passion... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:09

$245.00
197138

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 15, 1862  * Rare Confederate title from the deep South Among the front page item are: "The Federal Raid Up the Tennessee River--Gen. Johnston's Order Disregarded" "What the Morning Journals Say" "Fort Donelson" "The 'Sinews of The War' -- Troubles of the Federal Treasury". There are also 14 ftpg. ads headed: "Confederate States Marshal's Sale". Page 2 has some graphically nice war heads under an engraving of a cannon: "Special Dispatches To The Delta" "Brilliant Victory" "The Federal Badly Whipped by Gen. Pillow" "From Lincolndom Via Norfolk". Also: "Latest From Fort Donelson" and on page 3: "Battle of Belmont--Official Report taking 1 1/2 columns, and more. The bkpg. is... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$144.00
197080

HUEY LONG The Kingfish Gets BLACK EYE at Sands Point NY Party 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374001035034

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 29, 1933 * Louisiana Senator Huey Long - "The Kingfish" * Gets black eye at Sands Point Bath Club - New York The front page has a one column heading: "Huey Long Claims Gang Attacked Him" with subhead. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Louisiana Senator Huey Long was involved in a physical altercation at the Sands Point Bath Club in Sands Point, New York. At 3 in the morning in the club washroom, Long became involved in some kind of scuffle and received a black eye. Long later claimed in a written statement that he had been jumped by three or four complete strangers, but it was rumored that... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 10:44

$52.00
196866

Rare BURLINGTON IA Des Moines County 19th Century Iowa 1877 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393999008639

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BURLINGTON HAWK-EYE, Iowa, Feb. 14, 1877  * Des Moines County An uncommon title from Iowa. Among the ftpg. column heads: "The Presidency" "the Argument Before the Electoral Commission on the Louisiana Case" "He Finds the Task a Terrible Strain on His Mental Faculties" "The Capital" "the Colored Men Subserved Their Interest by Voting With the Whites" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends April 22, 2022 14:45

$33.00
196601

BONNIE AND CLYDE Parker Barrow Gang Dexter Park Iowa Gun Shootout 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373971743402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 25, 1933. * Dexter Park Shootout - Iowa * Clyde Barrow Gang * Machine Gun Battle * Outlaws Bonnie & Clyde Page 16 has a one column heading: "Plane Directs Iowa Hunt For Texas Outlaw". (see) First report coverage on the machine gun battle with police at their wooded hide-away at Dexter, Iowa in which Marvin Barrow and his wife, Blanche, were captured. Rare to find reports on Bonnie and Clyde prior to their deaths. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. source: RoadsideAmerica.com: Bonnie and Clyde and their gang had been camping in an abandoned park, recovering from a earlier shootout, when they were ambushed on ... See More  

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Ends April 11, 2022 09:07

$78.00
196514

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Pennsylvania CONFEDERATE Account 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373965215642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 17, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Eyewitness account Not only is this a nice Civil War newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital. The front page has various war-related content, including items headed: "The News" and a lengthier report: "Spies In The South" and other related items, but certainly the prime front page content is the report headed: "The Invasion of Pennsylvania--The Battle Of Gettysburg--The Retreat To Hagerstown"  which features an eye-witness account of the retreat, prefaced with: "...the only connected, intelligent and intelligible account that has yet been given to the public of the movements of General Lee...after the Battle of Gett... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:07

$1,165.00
196513

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA in Confederate Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393975894190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 30, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Admiral David Farragut * From the capital of the Confederacy A very historic report as page 3 contains an early account of the fall of New Orleans to the Yankees, which obviously was a solemn admonition for a Confederate newspaper. The report is taken from Yankee sources with the top of a page 3 column headed: "Telegraphic News" "The Surrender of New Orleans--Correspondence Between the Federal Commander & Mayor Monroe" Included is the full text of the letter signed in type, D. G. Farragut, to the mayor of New Orleans, signed, John Monroe (see for portions). Many other reports on the Civil War within but the pale in comparison to the... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:06

$165.00
195974

LOUISIANA TERRITORY James Madison Signs STATEHOOD Joins the Union 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393919859238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Oct. 1, 1812   * Territory of Orleans * Louisiana statehood The front page begins with: "An Act For the Admission of the State of Louisiana into the Union...", which formally happened on April 30, as noted at the end of the act: "Sec. 6. And be it further enacted that this act shall immense and be in force from and after the thirtieth day of April, 1812" which was signed in type by the President, James Madison, on April 8, 1812. There are War of 1812 reporters as well with discussion concerning the loss of Detroit. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2022 08:36

$45.00
195427

Early WALL STREET Stock Market Financial District PRINT 1866 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373851104631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 23, 1866  The front page has a nice print captioned: "Wall Street, New York", a street scene bustling with pedestrians and activity. A great issue for any stock broker or person involved in the world of finance. Inside prints include a full page of: "The Southern Methodist Bishops", two half page prints of: "Primary School for Freedmen, Vicksburg, Mississippi"; a full page: "May Day Festival at New Orleans, Louisiana"; nearly a full page with 3 prints of: "Fenian Raid Into Canada" with views of Waterloo & other locations. Also most of a page is taken up with 4 prints of: "The Fire In Saratoga". Sixteen pages, light toning, slightly irregular at the blank spine, generally good condition.

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Ends February 04, 2022 10:36

$136.00
195219

Early Pennsylvania OIL FIELDS Phillips City PA Texas Cowboys PRINTS 1885 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820571044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 17, 1885  * Pennsylvania oil fields * Texas Cowboys The full front page shows: "The Roller-Skating Craze.--The Critical Moment in the Experience of an Amateur". Inside prints include: "World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition at New Orleans..." "Pennsylvania - Scenes in the New Oil Region at and Around Phillips City" which has six scenes; "The Attractions of Southwestern Travel - The Fine Work of a Party of Playful Cowboys" "Louisiana - The World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition..." "Ohio - The Hocking Valley Mining Troubles - Interior of the Pinkerton Police Guard-House at Buchtel - the Midnight Alarm" and more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:58

$54.00
194690

YELLOW FEVER EPIDEMIC Outbreak Shreveport LA Memphis Viral Disease1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751304266

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

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:26

$29.00
194557

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809157712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans Louisiana LA * Mississippi River naval engagement * Yorktown, Virginia Among the front page column headlines on the Civil War are: "The Siege of Yorktown" "The Rebels Becoming More Wide Awake" "Another Gallant Skirmish & Destruction of a Rebel Battery" "The Capture of New Orleans" "Surrender of the City Without Resistance" "Terrific Fighting for Two Days Below the City" "Rebel Accounts of the Bombardment of Fort Jackson" "A Successful Cavalry Skirmish Near Corinth" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:01

$42.00
194450

Rare CONVENT LA St. James Parish Louisiana French & English Lang. 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373797580075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LE LOUISIANAIS, Convent, Louisiana, Sept. 14, 1878  * Very rare publication from the deep South A scarce title which existed from 1865 thru 1883, but of which very few issues surface. A four page issue with the pages 1 &2 in French, pages 3 & 4 in English. Folio size, small library stamp within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2021 10:37

$68.00
194349

Historic LOUISIANA PURCHASE w/ Full Text United States Expansion 1803 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393702890919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, October 31, 1803  * Historic Louisiana Purchase * Full text of the acquisition * Expansion of the United States The complete text of the Louisiana Purchase Treaty, with both conventions, is found on page 2. It is prefaced with an article headed: "Louisiana Treaty!" noting in part: "Yesterday...the Senate ratified the Louisiana Treaty, 24 votes in the affirmative and seven in the negative...We congratulate our fellow citizens on the prompt approbation given by the Senate to this important act...we have no doubt will in a short time receive the final ratification of the President of the United States...". The Louisiana Purchase of 1803 brought into the United States about 828,000 squa... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2021 15:19

$640.00
193902

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393641716404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, May 28, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page has a: "Proclamation - To the People of the Confederates States" for a day of thanksgiving & prayer, signed in type: Jefferson ... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:33

$84.00
193709

Rare 19th Century WEST BATON ROUGE LA Louisiana The Sugar Planter 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373753049684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, May 29, 1886  * From the deep South A quite uncommon title from the South. We had a few issues from the first year of the Civil War. this this is the first of a post-war issue. Various news & ads off the day, four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:47

$39.00
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
193568

Rare WEST FLORIDA Louisiana Pensacola FL Mississippi River MAP 1772 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373747976385

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1772  * Nice map of "West Florida" * Pensacola, Florida, to New Orleans, Louisiana * Plate of a rare bird from the Hudson Bay Certainly the most notable item in this issue is the very nice foldout map titled: "A Map of Part of WEST FLORIDA" from Pensacola to the Mouth of Iberville River, with a View to shew the Proper Spot for a Settlement on the Mississippi." The map shows much detail (see) and includes a nice inset of a "Plan for a New Settlement". This area is present-day Pensacola, Florida to the river delta at New Orleans, and includes Biloxi, Mississippi and Mobile, Alabama. The map measures 8 by 14 inches. Relating to this foldout map is a lengthy article title... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:33

$435.00
193546

Rare 1854 Antebellum NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana w/ Crimean War Maps 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393614460518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, Dec. 3, 1854 * Two great maps on the Crimean War * Sevastopol Ukraine * Rare antebellum title from the deep South Almost the entire front page is taken up with reports on the Crimean War, with items headed: "Sevastopol Retaken" "Position of the Allies" "The Attack on Sevastopol" and more. The prime feature of the ftpg. is a detailed map headed: "MAP OF THE SEAT OF WAR--Military Position of the Allied Forces Before Sevastopol". But of greater significance is the terrific & very unusual page 2 engraving--simply huge taking over half of the page--headed: "MAP OF SEVASTOPOL" which rather than a map is actually a 3 dimensional engraving of the town & port showing ships in the bay, lo... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 12:37

$96.00
193064

GRAND JUNCTION Tennessee MAP & Fort Macon Surrender 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569929306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1862  * Grand Junction, Tennessee * Siege of Fort Macon ends * Baton Rouge, Louisiana The front page features a Civil War map headed: "Probable Retreat of Beauregard To Grand Junction" showing the Corinth vicinity at the Mississippi Tennessee, Alabama border. Column heads on the Civil War include: "Capture of Fort Macon Officially Confirmed" "Reported Evacuation of Corinth & Memphis" "Rebels Inconsolable Over the Loss of New Orleans" "Execution of a Union man as a Spy in Richmond" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 11:58

$42.00
192962

HUEY LONG Death Burial Louisiana Senator 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393560236739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, September 11, 1935 * Huey Long shot and close to death * Louisiana Senator This 12 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page that include: "LONG'S FINAL PLACE OF REST IS CHOSEN ON CAPITAL GROUNDS" and more. Other news of the day throughout. Light browning with some margin wear and spine creasing, otherwise good.

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Ends October 08, 2021 14:05

$34.00
192604

Very Rare & Early NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Antebellum 1819 Southern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393521316272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ORLEANS GAZETTE & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER, June 9, 1819  * Very rare & early deep South publication This is one of the earliest newspapers from Louisiana we have had the pleasure to offer. The front page has "Arrival of The President in Savannah" with much detail, taking over a full column. Also an address: "To the Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of Savannah" signed in type by the President: James Monroe. Complete as a single sheet issue with just a column masthead at the top of the front page. Verification of this unusual layout is found in Brigham (History & Bibliography of American Newspapers) where it states: "...and in 1818-1820 there was no title except column heading." A discrete tape mend across the center, a pen... See More  

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:32

$167.00
192281

MISSOURI COMPROMISE & Mordecai Noah Jewish Grand Island Settlement1820 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497412517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 11, 1820  * Missouri Compromise * Maine and Missouri become states * Mordecai Manuel Noah... Grand Island... Jewish settlement The top of the front page has an article which announces the approval of the Missouri Compromise: "The bills for the admission of Maine and Missouri into the union have been respectively signed by the president of the United States and become laws. The latter without restriction as to slavery, but containing the provision to prevent its further extension, forever, north of 36 1/2 deg. north latitude, except within that state." (see). The front page also has a nice editorial concerning the Missouri Compromise headed: "The Slave Question", a major issue of ... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:54

$145.00
184248

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198502403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Oct. 20, 1864  * Rare publication from the origin of the Civil War * General William T. Sherman & the Atlanta campaign Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Important From Hood--Our Army on the Outskirts of Chattanooga" "Successful Skirmishing In Florida" "Yankee Reports from Louisiana" "From the Trans-Mississippi" "The Yankee Prisoners at Florence" "From the Georgia Front" "Sherman's Report on the Atlanta Campaign" and more. Some war items on the back page but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the fir... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2021 15:18

$83.00
192221

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393488744479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 28, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of the few newspapers which had: "Confederate States of America" printed in the masthead (see). There is much reporting on the Civil War--from the Confederate perspective--including ftpg. items headed: "From Orange C.H.--Yankee Army Ordered to Move--Mosby Harassing the Enemy--Surprise of a Picket" "From Dalton--Dash Of Yankee Cavalry" "From Richmond--Affairs at the Capital" "Latest  From New Orleans--Yankees Claim a Drawn Battle in the Late Fighting" "From Demopolis, Ala." "From Mississippi--Wirt Adams' Victory--The Enemy Retreating" "The Federal Defeat in Louisiana" "Siege of Charleston" "Mr. Lon... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:44

$96.00
191596

LOUISIANA REBELLION Creole Spanish Occupation of New Orleans 1766 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393445899041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 26, 1766  * Louisiana Rebellion - Creole revolt * Spanish Occupation of New Orleans Inside has a report headed: "America" with a Charleston, S.C. dateline. There are several news items, one of which notes: "...that the Spanish governor...was arrived at New Orleans in order to take possession of that place..." with more on the French leaving because: "...they had rather live under the Turkish than the Spanish government." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2021 06:46

$37.00
191243

YELLOW FEVER Disease Epidemic Outbreak New Orleans LA Louisiana 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417730900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 26, 1905 * New Orleans, Louisiana * Yellow fever epidemic * Last outbreak in America The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MANY NEW CASES OF YELLOW FEVER" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 29, 2021 15:31

$42.00
190797

New Oreleans LA Louisiana YELLOW FEVER Jack Epidemic PANDEMIC 1897 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393388217412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 27, 1897 * New Orleans, Louisiana * Yellow fever - jack * Epidemic - pandemic The front page has a one column heading: "Fever's Devastation" 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, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 10, 2021 09:42

$40.00
190471

Great CAPTURING OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana American Civil War MAP1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346557349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1862  * Capture of New Orleans in progress Most of the front page is taken up with a huge & terrific Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT FROM NEW ORLEANS. Terrific Bombardment of Fort Jackson on the Mississippi---The Rebel Defenses at New Orleans". Related reports are on page 3. Page 4 has another map: "The Engagement At Needham's Cut Off" with related text. Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2021 11:06

$76.00
190429

EARL FAMILY MURDERS Welsh LA, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393343388228

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 26, 1902 * Earl family murders by farmhand * Welsh, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana The top of the front page is a two column headline: "SIX MEMBERS OF ONE FAMILY WERE MURDERED" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:30

$44.00
190093

SHREVEPORT LA Louisiana Prophet Smith NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576303978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 20, 1901 * Shreveport, Louisiana * Negroes lynchings The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NEGROES LYNCHED" 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, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, irregular at the bottom spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 11, 2021 08:14

$44.00
189809

NEW ORLEANS RIVERFRONT Louisiana Mississippi River FIRE Disaster 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393276040723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1905 * New Orleans riverfront fire disaster The front page has a two column heading: "NEW ORLEANS LOSES $5,000,000 BY FIRE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 28, 2021 14:43

$38.00
189555

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373547412344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 24, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page has: "The War News" beginning: "There is nothing new from Petersburg...The enemy are still upon the Weldon railroad...The battle of last Sunday was not half the battle we at one time thought it...". Also: "The Situation at Mobile" with subheads: "A Naval Skirmish" and "Fort Morgan". Also: "From Georgia" which begins: "There was heavy artillery firing on the centre last night..." and much more. There is also: "From Petersburg" and a: "List of Casualties" from the fight near Petersburg. The back page has the always interesting and vitriolic editorial, taking two columns, with one bit noting: "...Every good man was gratified lately on read... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2021 09:53

$87.00
189125

FALL OF NEW ORLEANS Battle of Shiloh Pittsburg Landing 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226825520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 1, 1862  * Fall of New Orleans, Louisiana * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * American Civil War Front page one column headlines include: "Our Fleet Before The City" "The Troops Not Yet Landed" "All The Rebel Gunboats Burnt" "A Famine At Norfolk" "Death Of Mr. Lincoln's Brother-In-Law" "The War For the Union" "Highly Important From Pittsburg" "A Severe Skirmish with the Rebels" "The Union Forces Victorious" which is concerning the battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. The back page has: "The Battle Of Pittsburg Landing" "Reports of Division Commanders in Gen. Grant's Army" with nice detail on this historic battle taking half of the page. Eight pages, uncut, a little central fold wear,... See More  

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:41

$47.00
188067

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135675194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Sept. 22, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Among the front page items are: "First Engagement In Kentucky" which includes: "An engagement took place on the 19th in Easter Kentucky between 800 Confederates and 1800 Federals, in which the Federals were completely routed." with a bit more. Also: "Norther Reports from Western Virginia" "Later From Richmond" "Gen. Buckner's Address to the People of Kentucky" & "Gen. Floyd's Engagement with Rosencranz". More war items on pages 2 & 3 along with many ads, and the bkpg. is filled with ads included one headed: "Sale of Negroes" with details. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral F... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 16:22

$105.00
186858

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417683191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 10, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. includes: "From Fredericksburg" which begins: "The path to Heaven is not more straight & narrow than that of a correspondent from the seat of war...The indications of activity in the Yankee army still continue..." and much more. Also on the ftpg: "City Intelligence" "Additional From The North with subheads: "The Great Impending Battle at Vicksburg--The Strength of the two Armies--The Plan of Attack--The Chances of Success". Also: "Notes Of The War with subheads: "Discontent & Disaffection in the Federal Army in Louisiana--Movements of the Enemy About Vicksburg--The Defences of Savannah" and more. One of the subheads is: "General M... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$79.00
186520

Colonel AARON BURR CONSPIRACY Treasonous Cabal 1807 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058058254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 28, 1807  * Colonel Aaron Burr The ftpg. has a notable Proclamation signed by William Claiborne, gov. of the Louisiana Territory, concerning the Burr Conspiracy. It begins: "Whereas I have received information that certain persons are combining & confederating in a traitorous project to subvert the authority of the government of the United States over a portion of the territories thereof...". Page 3 has even better & lengthier content on the Burr Conspiracy, including a letter to Congress from the President noting information received from Gen. Wilkinson, signed: Th. Jefferson. Then a letter signed by: A. Burr, then very lengthy & informative letter signed by: James Wilkin... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:16

$55.00
185230

LSU TIGERS Nick Saban Wins 2004 National College Football Championship Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292345200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 5, 2004 * LSU - Louisiana State University * Wins Sugar Bowel vs. Oklahoma * Wins National Championship * Nick Saban's first college football title Near the bottom of the front page is a three column color photo of Nick Saban celebrating his first national championship with his players. Also a heading: "LSU Defeats Oklahoma; USC Beats BCS" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Not Quite Crystal Clear" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside with a few more photos. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:17

$52.00
185115

Very Rare CONFEDERATE West Baton Rouge LA Louisiana CIVIL WAR 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284470238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, August 31, 1861  * Very rare Confederate title Here is an uncommon title from Louisiana during the first year of the Civil War. The front page is filled with ads, and among the reports inside are: "Keep on Giving" "The Truth" which includes a bit: "...Mr. Lincoln has unwittingly been a benefactor to the South. He has taught us the inestimable blessings of self-reliance and independence. He has compelled us to look to ourselves..." with more (see); "A Word to Subscribers" "Suppressing the Tribune & News" "The Army McCulloch Has Beaten" and more. Four pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:38

$370.00
184102

COLFAX MASSACRE Riots Grant Parish Louisiana LA NEGROES Murdered 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1873 * Colfax massacre - riot * Grant Parish, Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "The Negro Riot In Louisiana" "Colfax Grant Parish in Possession of the Negroes--A Reign of Terror--The Whites Arming for Resistance" (see) Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$52.00
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