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203751

Abraham Lincoln For President Notice Ad Providence RI 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374481391661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 13, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..."  (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2023 14:40

$37.00
203705

World War II Starts Poland Attack Adolph Hitler Defies the World 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374481085917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNOXVILLE JOURNAL, Tennessee, Sept. 1, 1939 * World War II begins -- initial start * Adolph Hitler defies the World * FRONT LEAF ONLY ****** The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "GERMANY OPENS WARFARE; Hitler Tells Nazis To Meet Force With Force; 4 Polish Towns Bombed; Blockade Formed" with subheads and map. (see) This marks the beginning of World War II in Europe, the United States not entering the war until the attack upon Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), great for display as such.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:25

$98.00
203693

Tennessee Williams Playwright Screenwriter The Glass Menagerie Death 1983 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394434463053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, Feb. 26, 1983 * Tennessee Williams death w/ photos * American playwright and screenwriter * "A Streetcar Named Desire" play * "Cat on a Hot Tin Rook" "The Glass Menagerie" The front page has a heading the reads: "Tennessee Williams dies" with photo. More on p age 4. (see) Complete with 76 pages, tabloid size, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:11

$48.00
203510

First Jews Lynching U.S. Samuel Bierfield Lynched Jewish Judaica 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374467903712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 17, 1868 * Lynching of Samuel Bierfield * First Jew lynched in United States * Jews - Jewish - Judaica item * Ku Klux Klan - KKK members The front page has an article with small heading: "Murders By The Ku-Klux Klan", being the account of the killing of a Jewish shop owner and his black employee by 15 masked men on horseback. The shop owner, Samuel Bierfield, is believed to be the first Jew lynched within the United States. Complete in 8 pages, light vertical crease, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Samuel A. Bierfield (? - August 15, 1868) is believed to be the first Jew lynched in the United States. Bierfield and his African-American clerk, Lawrence Bowman, were confronted in Bierfield'... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2023 12:19

$117.00
203072

VERY Rare Confederate Memphis Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374439822258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, December 31, 1863  * Very rare Confederate publication If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississi... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2023 09:38

$178.00
203069

Rare Capital of the Confederacy Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394405858909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 15, 1862  * Rare rebel publication A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, with war reports from the Confederate perspective. The front page includes: "Movements of the Enemy On James River" "From Gordonsville" 'From Yorktown" "Summary Of News". There are also many Acts from the Confederate Congress, most relating to the Civil War. The back page has a lengthy editorial touching on several topics, but mostly on the financial situation of the Confederacy. Also on the bkpg. are: "Telegraphic News" "Guerrilla Operations in Missouri" "Federal Movements in Tennessee" "City Intelligence" and many advertisements. Complete as a single sheet newspaper with a full banner mast... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2023 09:37

$75.00
203599

Rare Confederate Capital Richmond w/ Monitor v Merrimac 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374478005656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 25, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy The entire front page is taken up with ads, with much war news on pages 2 & 3 including: "Movements & Spirit of the War" "Important Advices From Tennessee--A Crisis" "The State of the Country--The President's Message" "Good News From the Army of the Shenandoah"; reports from "The Confederate Congress" "Telegraphic News" and more. There is also an interesting editorial concerning the Civil War, which touches in part upon the naval battle involving the ironclad Merrimac (see). Also a lengthy editorial on the war as well. Much of the back page is taken up with various Acts of the Confederate Congress, many relating to the Civil War. ... See More  

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Ends January 31, 2023 12:38

$74.99
203004

Fall of Nashville Tennessee Edenton NC North Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374432116701

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 27, 1862   * Fall of Nashville, Tennessee * Edenton, North Carolina Among the Civil War reports on the inside pages are: "From Pamlico Sound" "All Quiet at Elizabeth City" "The War in the South-West" "Occupation of Nashville Confirmed" "Martial Law in West Tennessee" "The Rebel Prisoners at Chicago" "The War For The Union" "Armed Intervention" "Nashville Surrendered" "The Capture of Edenton" and so much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2023 14:17

$28.00
202954

The Standard Oil Fine Kenesaw Mountain Landis John D. Rockefeller 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394397918863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, Aug. 4, 1907  * The Standard Oil fine * Kenesaw Mountain Landis * John D. Rockefeller The front page has two column heads on one of the more noteworthy court decisions in the business world, signaling the end of the mega-empires created in the 19th century. "FINE OF $29,240,000 UPON STANDARD OIL" "Judge Landis Hits Rockefeller Octopus Hardest Blow Ever Dealt a Corporation" with one column subheads: "Conspiracy Charge Next" "Effort to Be Made to Put the Stripes on John D, et al" "To Go After Railroads Also" "Judge's Decision Awful Arrangement of Standard" and more. This historic fine presaged the end of Standard Oil, which four years later would be broken up by the Suprem... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2023 11:04

$62.00
202819

Rare Confederate Capital Richmond Virginia Civil War w/ Shiloh 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374418559166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 10, 1862  * Capital of the Confederacy * Battle of Shiloh - Tennessee Not only is this a nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but it is from the Confederate capital and consequently has much page 3 & 4 reporting of politics from the "Confederate Congress". The page 2 editorial--always interesting to read from this newspaper--begins: "Public enthusiasm has been considerably abated by the intelligence that Beauregard had fought a second battle with the enemy near Pittsburg, on the day after the complete victory of Shiloh, which second battle ended in a retreat of the Confederate army...The character of the victory at Shiloh was indicated in this journal on yesterday. The Confeder... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2023 07:20

$82.00
202605

Woodhull, Claflin & Co. 1st Women's Wall Street Brokerage Ad 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374395337514

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 15, 1870  * "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." advertisement * First Women's Wall Street brokerage The financial page has an intriguing, somewhat inconspicuous advertisement of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". The advertisement is for the very first women's brokerage firm to open on male-dominated Wall Street. It is headed: "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." and notes: "Mrs. V. C. Woodhull, Mrs. T.C. Claflin, Bankers and Brokers. No. 44 Broad St., New York..." with some text on the focus of their business. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee (Tennie) with the finances needed for them to open Woodhull, Claflin, & Co., the first for-women-by-wo... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2023 14:18

$47.00
202571

Battle of Lookout Mountain Chattanooga Campaign Tenn. 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394365928782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 27, 1863   * Battle of Lookout Mountain * Chattanooga campaign - Tennessee Among the column headlines on the Civil War are: "GRANT'S GREAT VICTORY" "A 'Complete Victory' Announced by Gen. Grant" "Splendid Conduct of Our Troops" "Bragg's Army Completely Crushed" "His Demoralized Forces in Full Flight Toward Dalton, Georgia" "The Fugitive Enemy Burning Bridges to Cut Off Pursuit" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2023 08:15

$39.00
202562

Trail of Tears Samuel Houston & North Carolina Gold Discoveries 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374391282654

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

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Ends January 06, 2023 08:12

$43.00
202476

Burning of Hampton Virginia 1861 Civil War Confederate Capital Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374382438795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1861    * Burning of Hampton, Virginia * Confederate publication Among the front page reports are: "Facts & Rumors--Extracts from Northern Journals--War Movements & Incidents, etc." "From Norfolk "From Charleston" "Direct Trade With the South" "Gen. McClellan and the Press" "Local Matters" and other items. War coverage continues on the inside pages with: "Hospitals Crowded" "Tories in East Tennessee" "From Norfolk" "From Western Virginia" "The Hospital at Charlottesville" "The burning of Hampton" "Good Place for a Hospital" "The Army of the Northwest" "Letter from an Irish Prisoner" "March of Our Troops Down the Peninsula and & the Burning of Hampton" "Late News--Northern Acco... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2023 08:01

$84.00
202469

Fort Donelson Nashville TN Tennessee Sugar Creek Arkansas Battle 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394358545516

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 25, 1862   * Nashville TN Tennessee * Jefferson Davis Inauguration * Action at Sugar Creek - Arkansas Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Campaign I:n Tennessee" "More Good News' "Nashville Occupied by General Buell's Forces" "The Western Victories" "A Gloomy Time at Jeff. Davis' Inauguration" "The Fall of Nashville Reported" "How the Fall of Fort Donelson is Received" with more fine reports inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2023 07:57

$33.00
202342

Oklahoma Statehood Joins the Union w/ Theodore Roosevelt Procl. 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374368627552

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, Nov. 17, 1907  * Oklahoma becomes a state * Joins the Union - statehood * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt A front page column is headed: "NEW STATE IS GIVEN BIRTH" "Stroke Of Pen Does Work" "President's Act is Attended with Little Ceremony" "Land Clerk Gets Souvenir" "Only A Few Persons Witness the Signature" and more. The article begins: "A new star was added to the American flag today by the admission formally to the Union of the state of Oklahoma...". Complete in 56 pages, slightly irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2022 14:59

$63.00
202339

RMS Lusitania Ocean Liner Maiden Voyage Ends w/ New Speed Record 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394346192431

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, Sept. 14, 1907  * RMS Lusitania steamship ocean liner * Maiden voyage ends w/ speed record A front page column is almost entirely taken up with a report of the record-setting initial voyage of the ship Lusitania. Column heads include: "LUSITANIA GETS RECORD" "Europe To United States" "German Vessels Still Bear Palm For Fast Running" "Five Days and 54 Minutes" "Time Consumed by Cunarder Queenstown to New York" "On Untechnical Test Lusitania Reigns Supreme--New Monster Had Remarkably Smooth Voyage--Passengers Tell Their Experiences". At that time it was the world's largest passenger ship and her initial voyage set a transatlantic record. Less than 8 years later she wold be s... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2022 14:49

$62.00
202263

Adolph Hitler German Dictator Death 1st Report World War II 1945 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374361506311

Lest we forget... This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNOXVILLE JOURNAL, Tennessee, May 2, 1945 * Adolph Hitler death issue * Nice headline for display The front page banner headline announces: "NAZIS REPORT HITLER KILLED" with subhead: "German Radio Makes 'Mournful' Newscast; Doenitz Takes Over". The report states in part: "...our Fuehrer, Adolf Hitler, has fallen this afternoon in his command post at the Reich's chancellery, fighting up to his last breath against Bolshevism..." In reality he c... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2022 08:12

$145.00
202258

Battle of Antietam Prelude & Don Carlos Buell Tennessee Map 1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374361504482

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, September 6, 1862   * Battle of Antietam close * General Don Carlos Buell w/ map The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "Operations Of Buell In Tennessee". Among the front page column heads are: "The Rebels Threatening the Line of the Potomac" "The Rebels Passing Through Thoroughfare Gap" "McClellan's Order to the Army" "Movements of Gen. Buell's Army" "Reported Evacuation of Huntsville" "Bold Strategy of the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2022 08:10

$48.00
202256

Rare Confederate Richmond VA Civil War w/ Free States Humor ? 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394339946205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 16, 1865  * Making fun of Missouri and Maryland as "free states" * Rare Confederate publication from the rebel capital * Finals months of the American Civil War The front page begins with an interesting editorial which has near the beginning: "A body termed a 'State Convention' in Missouri did on last Wednesday...pass an ordinance of Emancipation, declaring all slaves free from that moment; and the Northern papers inform us that thereupon 'Free Maryland extends her congratulations on 'the occasion of Free Missouri'. It may be considered a rather poor joke that the two quondam states, now military governments, which are precisely the two that have most completely lost every vestig... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2022 08:08

$88.00
197360

Woodhull, Claflin & Co. 1st Women's Wall Street Brokerage Ad 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032497206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 22, 1870  * "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." advertisement * First Women's Wall Street brokerage The financial page (pg. 6) has an intriguing, somewhat inconspicuous advertisement of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". The advertisement is for the very first women's brokerage firm to open on male-dominated Wall Street. It is headed: "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." and notes: "Mrs. V. C. Woodhull, Mrs. T.C. Claflin, Bankers and Brokers. No. 44 Broad St., New York..." with some text on the focus of their business. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee *(Tennie) with the finances needed for them to open Woodhull, Claflin, & Co., the first for-wo... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2022 07:46

$38.00
201960

Trenton TN Gibson County Tennessee Rice Family Tornado Disaster 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394319519307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 15, 1932 * Trenton , Gibson County, Tennessee * Rice family tornado disaster The front page has a one column heading: "Tornado Kills 8 In One Family; Five Are Injured" (see) Includes the names of the victims within the Rice family. 10 of this family would have been killed by this storm. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 04, 2022 07:54

$40.00
201464

Rare New Orleans LA Louisiana Deep South Confederate Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374304951538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana April 17, 1862 * Rare Confederate publication 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. Notable content on the front page includes stacked one column heads: "Special Dispatches The Delta" Northern Reports" "Treme... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2022 07:40

$136.00
201382

Woodhull Claflin & Co. 1st Women Wall Street Brokerage Opens 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394284692514

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1870  * Historic 1st female Wall Street brokerage opens * Victoria Woodhull and Tennessee Claflin sisters * "The Bewitching Brokers" shatters tradition The top of the back page has an intriguing report of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". Under the column heads: "WALL STREET AROUSED" "The Female Brokers--The First Day's Operations--Manner of Their Reception by the 'Street'--A Word or Two Concerning the Adventurers" is the report of Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee (Tennie) Claflin, being the first woman to open a brokerage firm on Wall Street. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee with the finances needed for them t... See More  

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Ends November 12, 2022 07:50

$355.00
200742

Rare Capital of the Confederacy Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394244217042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 13, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The ftpg. includes: "The War News" "Meat Supplies" "Congress--The General Appropriations" "the Heroine of Tennessee" (small wear hole here) "Arrival in Richmond of Captain Hines of General Morgan's Command--An Interesting Narrative of His Re-Capture & Subsequent Successful Escape" being interesting reading. The back page features the always interesting editorial, taking a full column. It begins: "Unity of will is absolutely essential to the successful command of an army...While no sensible observer will contest that our condition is most serious & that very great dangers environ the path of the republic through the next summer..." and much more ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2022 09:38

$62.00
200623

Siege of Vicksburg MS Murfreesboro TN & Helena Arkansas 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394235990227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1863   * Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi * Murfreesboro TN & Helena, Arkansas Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Siege Of Vicksburg" "Advices from Gen. Grant's army to Sunday Morning" "All Then Going On Well" "Capture of a Rebel Bearer of Dispatches from Pemberton to Johnston" "Rebel Force Said to be Between 25,000 & 30,000" "The War In Tennessee" "A Successful Expedition from Murfreesboro" "Defeat of Col. Breckinridge's Rebel Cavalry" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2022 11:59

$30.00
200362

John Scopes Monkey Trial Evolution Begins Dayton TN Bryan Darrow 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394221182245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, July 16, 1925  * Scopes Monkey Trial beginning  * Dayton, Tennessee  * William Jennings Bryan  * Clarence Darrow  The top of the front page has a three column headline: "WON'T LET DAYTON JURY HEAR TESTIMONY ABOUT NATURE OF EVOLUTION" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and a little wear along the margins, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 30, 2022 14:26

$40.00
200311

Cane Creek Massacre Lewis County Tennessee Mormons Mormonism 1884 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394219731097

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA GAZETTE, Phoenix, Aug. 28, 1884  This is a territorial newspaper from 28 years before statehood. The front page has a report headed: "A Reward" from Tennessee, noting: "Four leading Mormon elders to-day presented a sworn petition to Gov. Bate asking that a reward be offered for the apprehension of those engaged in the Lewis county massacre...", being what is known as the Cane Creek Massacre, Tennessee's Mormon Massacre. Four pages, browning at the margins, rejoined at the spine. Should be handled carefully.

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Ends September 29, 2022 09:53

$127.00
200237

Battle of Wauhatchie Tennessee Lookout Mountain Bragg 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394212814026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 30, 1863  * Battle of Wauhatchie - Tennessee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Rebels on Lookout Mountain Flanked & Driven Back" "The Grand Flanking Movement by Lee and Bragg" "Gen. Burnside Threatened" "Important Movement Contemplated by Gen. Meade" and more. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner.

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Ends September 24, 2022 08:14

$28.00
200226

Jefferson Davis Confederate President Inauguration 1862 Civil War Map Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374226306625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 25, 1862  * Jefferson Davis inauguration * President of the Confederacy * Nashville, Tennessee map The front page features a nice map of: "THE CITY OF NASHVILLE" which includes the city streets. But of most significance is the front page report headed: "Inauguration of Jeff. Davis as President of the Bogus Confederacy" "Scenes and Ceremonies of the Occasion" and "Inaugural Address of Davis". This coverage takes two full columns on the ftpg. Other Civil War reporting on the front page and inside pages. Eight pages, most of the issue is toned, a damp stain to the upper right, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 24, 2022 08:08

$137.00
199889

1865 Stamped Envelope to Tennessee Governor William Gannaway Parson Brownlow


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394195084553

Stamped envelope address to Governor W. G. Brownlow, Knoxville, Tennessee.  The two, red, 3 cent, canceled stamps, a postmark from Brooklyn, New York, circa. 1865, and a penned note to the left side which a previous owner noted is penned in Brownlow's hand, but I have my doubts. In any case a nice envelope addressed to the very controversial "Parson" Brownlow.

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Ends September 09, 2022 09:23

$125.00
199822

Rare Capital of the Confederacy Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394190758936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 6, 1864  * Rare rebel publication Among the front page reports are: "The War News" which has several reports; also: "Averill Prisoners" "The War Tax In Virginia" "The Anti-Substitute Law "The Blockade--The Cotton Question Again" 'The Courts" 'The Mortality in the Yankee Armies" "The Material Resources of the Confederacy" "City Intelligence" "From the Rapid Ann" and more. The back page has the always interesting editorial as well has much reporting from: "The Confederate Congress" and "From East Tennessee" which includes: "...Burnside is still in possession of Knoxville but has he has not opened his communication by rail with Chattanooga...deprived of the food necessary to sustain... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2022 07:59

$77.00
199585

Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga TN Confederate Win 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394180283167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 27, 1863 * Battle of Chickamauga * Chattanooga, Tennessee Over half of the front page is taken up with a huge Civil War map headed: "THE BATTLE FIELD AT CHATTANOOGA" showing portions of Georgia as well. Front page column heads include: "The Three Days' Fighting" "General Thomas Routs the Rebel General Longstreet" "Defeat of McCook and Crittenden" "Terrible Slaughter Among the Rebels" and more. Another Civil War map is on pate 5 headed: "The Battles At Chattanooga...Relative Position of the Union and Rebel Forces...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2022 11:08

$53.00
199213

Rare Atlanta GA Georgia Confederate Memphis TN Civil War 1864 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394158447553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 12, 1864  * A very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run - a Memphis newspaper printed in Atlanta * Three General Orders and more If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War--see the information at the bottom of this listing. Among the front page reports are: "Northern & Western Items" "Banished From Vicksburg", a 'Proclamation' from Galveston", a letter from Port Lavaca, and another "Letter From Matamoros" "Speech of Senator Johnson of Arkansas" "Designs on Mobile" "Letter From Richmond" and much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress" among other smaller ite... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2022 08:46

$235.00
199204

Uriah P. Levy 1st Jewish U.S. Navy Commodore Death Jews 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394158442600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 25, 1862  * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 7 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging. The front page has a map titled: "WHAT GENERAL BURNSIDE HAS ACCOMPLISHED, Scene of Operations of the Coast of North Carolina from Elizabeth City to Beaufort". Also a smaller page 3 map titled: "THE BATTLE IN THE VIRGINIA VALLEY". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "OPERATIONS ON THE COAST" "What The N... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2022 08:42

$137.00
199047

Rare Confederate Memphis TN Tennessee Abraham Lincoln Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374158363809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, July 6, 1861 * Very rare Confederate publication * Abraham Lincoln on the current war This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Among the war reports are: "War Intelligence" "Affairs At Pensacola" "How The Southern Climate Affects the Yankee Troops" "East Tennessee" "From Virginia" "The Way Northern Soldiers Are Treated" and more. Of significance is the complete printing of the lengthy: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE, Delivered to the Extra Session of the Federal Congress" on July 5. It is signed by him in type: Abraham Lincoln. Between the fall of Fort Sumter on April 13, 1861, and July of that same year, President Lincoln took a n... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2022 11:07

$220.00
199026

Rare Confederate Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374158347019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 5, 1862  * Very rare Confederate title * General Braxton Bragg Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are: "The Northern Elections" "The Yankees Across the Potomac" "The Recognition Question" "The Abolitionists in West Tennessee" "What Bragg Lost and What the Yankees Gained" "Progress & Events of the War" "Confederate General Reported to Have 'Taken the Oath' " in allegiance to the North; "Carpet Blankets" "Late Northern News" "Army News" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2022 10:51

$136.00
198902

Victoria Woodhull Tennessee Celeste Claflin Libel Case Arrested 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374148230002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE, New York, Jan. 23, 1873 * Victoria Woodhull * Tennessee Celeste Claflin * Indictments for libel The very bottom of the front page has a brief yet notable report headed: "Woodhull and Claflin Again Arrested" noting: "...were again arrested yesterday and locked up over night on not giving bail for fresh charges of libel. They were to-day held in $1,000 bail for trial on another charge of libel on Mr. Challis. Colonel Blood was also held in $2,000 bail." This cased involved a libel suit brought by famed clergyman Henry Ward Beecher, and wealthy broker Luther Challis. Four pages, large folio size, old tape mends to page 3, otherwise good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue fo... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2022 12:14

$46.00
198756

Michigan City Indiana State Prisoners Escape & Machine Gun Kelly 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374142059831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 28, 1933 * Michigan City, Indiana prison break * Bank robber John Dillinger connection * George Machine Gun Kelly * Captured in Memphis Tennessee * Prohibition & great depression era The front page has a one column heading: "CHICAGO POLICE HUNT ESCAPED FELONS IN CITY" with subhead. Lengthy coverage continues on page 10. Two related photos are on the back page. The top of the page 3 has a one column heading: "KELLY ADMITS HELPING KIDNAP CHARLES URSCHEL" with subhead and related photo. (see) Three related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the f... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2022 07:35

$52.00
198707

Very Rare Parson Brownlow Knoxville TN Tennessee Civil War Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394119871922

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, Dec. 14, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication * 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 t... See More  

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Ends July 17, 2022 12:24

$185.00
198676

Woodull Claflin & Co. 1st Woman Wall Street Brokerage Opens 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374133858561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 5, 1870  * Historic 1st female Wall Street brokerage opens * Victoria Woodhull and Tennessee Claflin sisters * "The Bewitching Brokers" shatters tradition The top of the back page has an intriguing report of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". Under the column heads: "THE QUEENS OF FINANCE" "The Palace of the Female Sovereigns of Wall Street--Commodore Vanderbilt as Prime Minister--Establishing the Connections--Telegraphy and Woman's Finesse" is the report of Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee (Tennie) Claflin, being the first woman to open a brokerage firm on Wall Street. The report is terrific, dealing with the opening of their brokerage firm which happened on th... See More  

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Ends July 16, 2022 09:04

$450.00
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
198039

INDIAN CAPTIVE Native Amercian Writes Song Lyrics Prior Execution 1797 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374084082648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 8, 1797   * Indian captive writes song before execution The back page has the lyrics of a "Song, By a Captive Indian, while his conquerors were preparing for his Death. Written by the Lady of Mr. John Hunter." The front page has: "Tennessee Eloquence". Also a notice for an exhibit of "The Elephant" & two ads for "Playing Cards" offering "Harry the Eighth" & "Mary Andrew Playing Cards". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:23

$38.00
198026

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080349306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 14, 1864  * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "President Davis' Address to the Army" which is rather lengthy & signed in type: Jefferson Davis. This is a very nice, rousing address to his soldiers having near the end:"...Soldiers! Assured success awaits us in our holy struggle for liberty & independence & for the preservation of all that renders life desirable to honourable men..." & much more. Other ftpg. items include: "Exciting News from Mississippi" "From the Peninsula" "From the Rapidan--Official Dispatch" which is signed in type: R. E. Le... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:17

$226.00
197969

KAMIKAZE ATTACK on the USS California Lingayen Gulf 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374079254301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1945 * USS California (BB-44) - Tennessee-class battleship * Japanese kamikazes - Battle of Lingayen Gulf The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Kamikaze Hits the California; Battleship Fights On; Losses 203". This is on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS California during the Battle of Lingayen Gulf. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condit... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2022 08:31

$48.00
197779

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059623476

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

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:08

$57.00
197714

Rare CONFEDERATE STRONGHOLD Memphis TN Tennessee Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053803694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS WEEKLY APPEAL, Tennessee, November 27, 1861  * Rare Confederate stronghold publication This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississippi, Atlanta, Georgia, and finally Montgomery, Alabama, where the plates wer... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$188.00
197477

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040506898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 6, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy, where the Civil War began. The front page has: "Latest Northern News" "From Richmond" "From Savannah--Capture of the Steam Ship Lodona...""From Chattanooga--The Enemy at McMinnville, Tennessee" "Skirmishing with Pope's Forces--A Great Battle Imminent--The President Determined to Retaliate" "Release of Confederate Prisoners--Negotiations About Butler--Proclamation from Lincoln" and more. Other war-related items inside. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some staining & minor loss at the blank margins, generally good.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$92.00
197274

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Tennessee1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027039227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1933  * End of Prohibition in Tennessee * Beer - liquor returns The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TENNESSEE VOTES FOR REPEAL WETS WINNING IN CITIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Tennessee ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:52

$44.00
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
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