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201795

1900 Scofield Utah Pleasant Valley Coal Mine Winter Quarters Explosion Disaster


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374324430995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 2, 1900 * Scofield, Carbon County, Utah mining disaster * Pleasant Valley Coal Company mine explosion The top of the front page has a one column heading: "APPALLING DISASTER" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends November 27, 2022 10:56

$48.00
201008

Post George A. Custer Massacre Battle of Little Bighorn Montana 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394259936438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, July 18, 1876   * Post Battle of the Little Bighorn * Great Sioux War of 1876 The front page has a letter signed by General: Geo. F. Crook to General Sherman concerning the situation with the Indians with mention of the camp on the Little Horn.  Page 2 has: "The Black Hills Prospects--Troops & Supplies for Terry". Four pages, large folio size, the folder size noted is for the issue folded in half. Good condition.

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Ends October 26, 2022 11:37

$38.00
200970

Early Mormons Salt Lake City Utah State of Deseret Mormonism 1849 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374270581542

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 22, 1849   * California gold rush - 49ers * Mormons at Salt Lake City * Mormonism - emigration Two-thirds of a column on page 3 is taken up with: "The Mormons" which notes in part: "...Seven thousand of them have found a resting place in the most remarkable spot on the American continent...to follow after a new Jerusalem in the West...They are again assaulted by popular persecution; their prophet murdered, their town depopulated, & finally their temple burnt!..." with much more on their new home at the Great Salt Lake in the Utah Territory. Near its end is: "...the new Mormon Temple at the Salt Lake is to be a splendid building...The size of the temple is not stated, b... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2022 10:55

$97.00
200307

Rare Ogden Weber County Utah Territory Pre Statehood Old West 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374232508999

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OGDEN JUNCTION, Utah, Sept. 9, 1873  * Rare old West publication * Utah territory - nice masthead The masthead includes prints of two trains coming together, signifying the celebration at nearby Promontory Point of the joining of the East and West Coast by railroad. This issue is from 23 years before Utah statehood. The front page reports on: "A Fearful Land-Slide". Inside has: "Murder & Mystery" "Clever Capture" "The Election Frauds in Louisiana!" "A Man Shot in Jail!" and more. Four pages, archivally rejoined at a portion of the spine, a lower corner missing affects 4 words in one article, never-trimmed margins, good condition.

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Ends September 29, 2022 09:51

$41.00
197631

Rare 1st First Transcontinental Railroad Train Promontory Point 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394049937774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRANS-CONTINENTAL, Promontory Point, Utah, June 27, 1870  * First Transcontinental Railroad "Overland Route" * Very first excursion published newspaper (#8) This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & published on a train. This is issue number 8, published at Promontory Point, the first issue printed on the train's return trip to the East. Each issue recorded the process of the journey with the sights and events along the w... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2022 10:07

$377.00
200193

1900 Scofield Utah Pleasant Valley Coal Mine Winter Quarters Explosion Disaster


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394210419944

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 2, 1900 * Scofield, Carbon County, Utah mining disaster * Pleasant Valley Coal Company mine explosion The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MINE HORROR GROWS DEATH LIST NEAR 300" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes, nice condition.

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Ends September 22, 2022 10:01

$48.00
199546

Famous John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers Boxing 1st Championship 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374190323682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 7, 1860  * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * First World boxing championship match Page 5 has a one column head: "Four Days Later From Europe" "The Prize Fight" "Letters From Heenan" "He Claims the Belt or Another Fight". This was the famous match with Sayers, considered as boxing's first world championship. "...Not having been able to obtain from you as a referee the final decision upon the fight of Tuesday last, I desire to demand through you a new meeting within the present week. I make this demand from you having been informed that it has been suggested on your part that I should give Sayers sufficient time to recover from certain injuries received by him...". Page 6 has a one column head: "Lat... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2022 15:16

$87.00
199281

Mormons Mormonism Salt Lake City Utah California Emigration 1849 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394162109486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 26, 1849  * Mormons - Mormonism Page 3 has a nice letter from a Mormon newspaper: "From The Valley of the Salt Lake" which includes: "News from the Valley is quite encouraging.  The crickets entirely disappear where fowls & swine are permitted to range...The health of the citizens there was good...About 12,000 or 15,000 California emigrants passed through the alley...Many of the Californians had been baptized...No difficulty occurred between our people & the California emigrants & the Indians are all friendly..." with much more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 13, 2022 15:25

$57.00
199135

Mormons Mormonism Brigham Young Indians Native Americans Tensions 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374167215799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 17, 1857  This issue has multiple reports regarding the Mormon tensions of mid-late 1857. Page 2 begins with a full column article headed: "A Reply to Brigham Young" which kicks off with Young's detailed letter on how to handle the Indians, followed by the response of J.W. Denver, Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Both letters detail the strained relationship among the Mormons, Indians, and the federal government. Also of interest is the more than half a column article on page 3: "The Mormon Outrage" which reports an attack by the Mormons upon a wagon train of military supplies destined for U.S. force in Utah.  Although much was destroyed, no lives were lost. Not shown in... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2022 15:31

$125.00
198856

Rare Abraham Stephen Lincoln Douglas Debates 7th Alton Illinois 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374146530782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 23, 1858   * Abraham Lincoln & Stephen Douglas * The Great Debates of 1858 (last one) * Alton, Madison County, Illinois Keeping in mind that this was from the period of the Lincoln/Douglas debates, page 4 has a report from Springfield headed: "Illinois Politics" which talks of Stephen Douglas. Taking over a full column is a fine report on the last of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates, this one at Alton, Illinois.  A few excerpts from the report include: "The last great debate between Douglass and Lincoln took place today in our city...No political flags or mottoes were allowed...Douglass was speaking...His manner was excited and animating...the latter referring specially to every personal ... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2022 10:08

$722.00
198522

EARVIN MAGIC JOHNSON Drafted Los Angeles Lakers NBA Basketball 1979 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394109846787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 26, 1979  * Earvin "Magic" Johnson drafted * NBA basketball - Los Angeles Lakers * Best title to be had ? The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a two column heading: "Lakers Take 3-Point Stance in NBA Draft" with subhead. First report coverage continues on page 6. Page 7, under "Basketball", has the list of the first 10 rounds of the NBA draft with the first round beginning with: "Los Angeles (from Utah)--Earvin Johnson (Michigan St.), 6-8, g."  We suspect this issue was not saved due to the fact that Johnson was not yet a NBA star. Very rare as such. Five sections present here, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:44

$225.00
198467

BAR HARBOR Maine FIRE & United Airlines Flight 608 DISASTERS 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107550236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1947 * Bar Harbor, Maine fire * United Airlines Flight 608 * Bryce Canyon, Utah The front page has a three column headline: "18 DEAD, DAMAGE $25,000,000 AS FOREST FIRES SWEEP ON WIDE NEW ENGLAND AREA" with subheads that include: "Night of Terror Ends Safely Foe Bar Harbor's Refugees" and more. (see) Reporting continues on page 4 & 5 with related photos and map. (see) Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Also a two column heading on the front page reads: "52 Are Killed as Airliner Crashes and Burns in Utah" with subhead. First report coverage on United Airlines Flight 608 disaster near Bryce Canyon Airport in Utah. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pa... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2022 09:46

$42.00
198390

MICHAEL JORDAN & Chicago Bulls Wins 1st NBA Basketball TITLE 1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394102006864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 15, 1998 * Michael Jordan last NBA championship (6th) (MVP) * Chicago Bulls basketball - Phil Jackson * Utah Jazz - Karl Malone - John Stockton The top of the front page has a two column color photo showing Michael Jordan with heading: "The Chicago Six" The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "A Rousing Six-cess" with subhead and 2 related photos. More on the inside pages. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 42 pages, great condition.

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Ends July 03, 2022 12:59

$72.00
198335

PAUL MORPHY American Chess Master & Mormons PROVO Utah Prints 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374108682693

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 9, 1858  * Paul Morphy - American chess champion * Mormons - Provo, Utah The front page features a print of: "The Steamship Austria, Burned at Sea September 13, 1858" with accompanying article plus two more full page scenes inside.  Two halfpg. prints are of British Columbia: "Fort Langley, Frazer's River" and "Fort Yale and the Gold Hunter's Camp, Frazer's River".  There is also a print of: "Mr. Paul Morphy in the Act of Playing Eight Games of Chess...", he being a very famous chess player. A half page is an early Mormon item: "Brigham's Shanties at Provo City", Utah. A half page shows: "Donati's Comet, as it Appeared September 30, 1858" with accompanying article. Sixteen pages, ... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:25

$79.00
198130

4 JOHN C. FREMONT Western Expedition Rocky Mountains Exploration 1845 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087588553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., a set of four issues dated August 19, 21, 26 & 28, 1845 containing the text of: "Captain Fremont's Second Exploring 'Expedition" to the West. * John C. Fremont * Western expedition During the years of 1842–54 Fremont personally led and directed five western expeditions. This set of issues details his lengthy report on the second expedition (1843-4), to the interior of the Rockies and the Pacific Coast including northern, southern, central, and eastern Utah as well. Great to have this extremely lengthy & detailed report in this famous title from the nation's capital. Each complete in 4 pages, the issue of the 28th has an irregular bottom margin not affecting any text,... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$76.00
197185

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019713945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 12, 1869   * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point Page 5 has: "The Pacific Railroad" reporting on the completion of the historic, transcontinental railroad. Subheads note: "The Ceremonies at the Completion--How They Waited for the News in Washington--Enthusiasm in California, Etc." This is a nice article on the joining of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads, the report reads, in part: "Promontory Summit in Utah is henceforth a historic point. It was there that the act of marking the completion of that great inter-oceanic work, the Pacific railroad, was on Monday afternoon accomplished, amid the huzzas of thousands.... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$160.00
197091

1938 Newspaper MIDVALE UT School Bus - Train ACCIDENT Riverton South Jordan UTAH


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374001089325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1938 * Midvale UT school bus - train disaster * Riverton & South Jordan Utah children The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "23 DIE AS TRAIN HITS SCHOOL BUS IN SNOWSTORM" with subhead. (see) Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the school bus disaster near Midvale, Utah. This was the worse school bus accident in U.S. history and lead to new laws regarding school buses crossing railroad tracks. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:34

$45.00
196784

STATE OF DESERET CONSTITUTION Mormons & Great Seal of California 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393991113123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Dec. 22, 1849  * State of Deseret Constitution * Mormons - Mormonism - Utah * Great Seal of California adopted The front page has an article which includes a very nice engraving captioned: "The Great Seal of the State of California" and a related article which begins: "The Convention yesterday adopted the above design of a Great Seal for the new state of California. The credit of its invention is mainly due to Major R. S. Garnett of the Army..." with more text. Save for a very very minor alterations this is the same seal used by California today, and their website notes its various portions: "Under the gaze of Minerva, the Roman goddess of wisdom, a miner works near the Sacramento River. A gr... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2022 12:42

$420.00
196377

Best 1890 MORMONS Wilford Woodruff MANIFESTO Polygamy End ? 1890 SLC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393965194897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DESERET SEMI-WEEKLY NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah, Sept. 26, 1890 * 1890 Manifesto - Mormonism & polygamy * Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints * Best publication to be had ? - very rare This newspaper contains one of the more noteworthy events in Mormon history, that being the printing of the "1890 Manifesto", a statement which officially ceased the practice of plural marriage in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Signed by church president Wilford Woodruff in September, 1890, the Manifesto was a dramatic turning point in the history of the Mormons. The Manifesto prohibited church members from entering into any marriage prohibited by the law of the land, but did not require the dissolution of exis... See More  

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Ends March 28, 2022 11:08

$940.00
195973

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393919857317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 11, 1869  * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point The front page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with this historic reporting of the completion of the transcontinental railroad which officially happened the day before. The top of the first column has heads: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "The Official Announcement of Its Completion". It includes this rather famous dispatch from Leland Stanford of the Central Pacific Railroad, which reads, from Promontory Point, Utah: "The last rail is laid! The last spike driven! The Pacific Railroad is completed! The point of junction is 1086 miles west of the Missouri River and 600 miles east of Sacramento City." This is followed b... See More  

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Ends March 08, 2022 08:33

$162.00
194572

STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS James Buchanan & Mormons Mormonism 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744163129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 28, 1859 * President James Buchanan * State of the Union Address Page 3 has most of a column headed: "From The Mormon Country" datelined at "Great Salt Lake City" which provides a rather included update on the events in Utah in recent months. Also on page 3: "The Purchase of Mount Vernon" by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, with the details.  Over an entire page, spread on very pages 7 & 8, are taken up with the: "President's Message" being the annual state-of-the-union address, signed in type: James Buchanan. In it he reviews the work and events of the country in 1859. Relating to this is a lengthy editorial on it headed: "The President's Message".  Twelve pages, a bit irregular at the ... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:39

$58.00
193212

Rare NORWALK Huron County OHIO w/ Mormons Mormonism 1857 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728534169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWALK EXPERIMENT, Ohio, May 5, 1857 * Uncommon publication Page 2 has: "Affairs in Utah" taking one-third of a column, detailing the 6 (quite biased) reasons why one of the justices of the Utah Territory supreme court has resigned. A few include in part: "...Brigham Young, the governor...is the acknowledged head of the 'Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints', commonly called 'Mormons', and as such head the Mormons look to him, and to him alone, for the law...", and also that: "...there is a secret oath-bound organization among...the church...to acknowledge no law save the law of the 'holy priesthood' which comes to the people through Brigham Young, direct from God...prophetic successor of Joseph Smith, who was... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:11

$59.00
193146

GHOST TOWN Standardville Utah Coal Mine Mining EXPLOSION Disaster 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393576336568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 8, 1930  * Standardville, Utah (ghost town)  * Mine explosion disaster  The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "20 Die In Utah Mine Disaster; 9 of 29 Survive" (see) Related photo is on the back page. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: When coal was discovered in the area in 1912, the town sprang up. At its peak, the population was around 550. On February 6, 1930, an explosion in the mine killed 20 miners and 3 people from rescue crews. Although the explosion had a large impact on the mine and community, the town continued to grow. Although it was producing a lot of coal, it began to hurt finan... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:52

$40.00
192884

BLOODY BENDERS Kansas Serial Killers JOHN Arrested by Mormons ? 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373707722512

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 10, 1874 * Bloody Benders - serial killers * John Bender arrested ? * Mormons - Salt Lake City The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE BLOODTHIRSTY BENDERS" "Probable Arrest of the Kansas Murderers in Utah" "The Fugitive Family Hid in the Mountains" and more. (see) Nice reporting here. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 03, 2021 10:52

$48.00
192633

MORMONS Mormonism & Polygamy w/ Gov. Stephen Allison Mann Message 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695854259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 5, 1872  * Mormons - Mormonism & polygamy * Acting Governor Stephen Allison Mann Page 7 has: "Utah Territory" "Acting Governor's Message - Lawyers Snubbed in Utah - Polygamy". The full text of the article is seen in the photos. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:17

$57.00
188887

STATE OF DESERET Mormons Mormonism Latter-Day Saints - SLC Utah 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373510211576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 11, 1872  * State of Deseret - Mormons - Mormonism * The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints The front page has a report from Salt Lake City on: "The Mormon Conference" with subheads: "12,000 Men in the Tabernacle--Mormonism and Enigma to the World--Brigham Young Comfortable in Health--Foreign Missionary Efforts of the Saints". Page 4 has: "The State of Deseret" which is an editorial concerning the newly created Constitution for the proposed state of Deseret (now Utah). The editorial is quite critical of the Mormons. Page 5 has: "Colored Men's National Convention" at New Orleans, with a few detail. The photo shows the brief article. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2021 07:21

$76.00
186795

Infamous QUARANTINE HOSPITAL Burning Tompkinsville Staten Island 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075056567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1858  * Quarantine Hospital burning * Bayley Seton Hospital * Tompkinsville, Staten Island Page 4 has a column headed: "Great Conflagration at Staten Island" "Destruction of the Quarantine Establishment" with much detail on the burning of the Quarantine Hospital, the city's first line of defense against migrant-borne infectious diseases. Also: "News From Utah" and "From St. Louis...Colored Emigration to Hayti" and "The Kansas Gold Mines". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:21

$33.00
186729

Rare FIRST TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Excursion San Francisco (#7) 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393073782442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRANS-CONTINENTAL, San Francisco, California, June 25, 1870  * First Transcontinental Railroad "Overland Route" * Very first excursion published newspaper (#7) This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & published on a train. This is issue number 7, published at San Francisco after reaching its western terminus & before returning to the East. Each issue recorded the process of the journey with the sights and events along th... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2021 15:08

$385.00
186426

Tyrant BRIGHAM YOUNG Utah Terrirory Mormons Mormonism is LEADER 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373386997940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1857  * Mormons - Mormonism * Governor Brigham Young Page 3 has a report headed: "Affairs In Utah Territory" which includes in part: "...Brigham Young, the Governor of Utah Territory, is the acknowledged head of he 'Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints', commonly called 'Mormons', and as such head, the Mormons look to him, and to him alone, for the law by which they are to be governed; therefore, no law of Congress is by them considered binding in any manner..." with much more. This article takes three-quarters of a column. Four pages, minor binding indents at the blank spine, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:06

$67.00
185020

Tyrant BRIGHAM YOUNG Utah Terrirory Law Mormons Mormonism LAW 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392978317411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 1, 1857  * Mormons - Mormonism * Governor Brigham Young * Utah Terrirtory law The top of page 3 has a report headed: "From Utah" which tells of the rule of law in the Utah Territory. A portion notes: "...It seems to be a settled fact that the laws of Congress cannot be carried out or put in force in this Territory; the only law known, or obeyed in the law of the church, and that is the will of Brigham Young, who most clearly is the most brutal tyrant now on earth...". Four pages, minor binding indents at the blank spine, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 13, 2020 14:07

$77.00
184543

ALFRED CUMMING Appointed Governor Brigham Young MORMONS Utah War 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952346070

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 25, 1857  * Utah War - Expedition - Campaign * Alfred Cumming and Brigham Young Page 3 has a report headed: "Utah" which mentions in part: "...announcing that Col. Cumming...has been appointed Governor of Utah...difficulties to be encountered in Utah are more numerous & complicated...Among them may be incidentally mentioned that  Brigham Young claims a title to all the lands in the Territory, and has never recognized the United States surveys..." with more. Four pages, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:02

$56.00
184019

GEORGE WEYERHAEUSER Lumberman J.P. Tacoma WA KIDNAPPING Captures 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176734429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1935 * George Weyerhaeuser kidnapping * Tacoma, Washington (freed) * Suspects captured - Harmon Metz Waley The top of the front page has a two column headline: "COUPLE CAUGHT IN UTAH CONFESS THEY KIDNAPPED THE WEYERHAEUSER BOY" with subheads. (see) More on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. First report coverage on the capture of George Weyerhaeuser's kidnappers, son of wealthy lumberman J.P. Weyerhaeuser in Tacoma, Washington. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:29

$40.00
183842

MORMONS Mormonism & Gentiles Salt Lake City Utah Brigham Young 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154646065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 8, 1857 Page 3 has Mormon content headed: "Additional From Utah" which notes in part: "...in company with a large number of 'Gentiles' who found the Mormon country had become too hot to hold them any longer..." with some items on the travels of Brigham Young (see). Four pages, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:06

$47.00
183771

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Salt Lake City Cornerstone Mormons 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152437070

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 23, 1871 * First United Methodist Church * Salt Lake City, Utah - Mormons * Laying the cornerstone w/ ceremony Page 7 has one column headings: "Mormon Territory" "Laying the Corner Stone of a New Methodist Episcopal Church" See image for brief text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:03

$38.00
183744

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Utah Mormons & Pike's Peak Gold PRINTS 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 13, 1859 * Mormons - Mormonism * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Pike's Peak gold rush A nice front page illustration 'The Scene of the Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah Territory' with article as well. Nice full page with 3 illustrations of: 'The Pike's Peak Gold Mines'. A full page illustration of "The 'Battle of Magenta' at Jones's Wood, New York". A full page illustration is comprised of two half-page illustrations "The White Mountains - The Ride" and "The White Mountains - All Aboard!". This issue also contains a serialized portion of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens. Complete in 16 pages, re-glued at the spine, never-trimmed margins, a few discrete archival mends inside, go... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:52

$120.00
182690

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader Polygamy Trial 1871 SLC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105947648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SALT LAKE DAILY TRIBUNE & UTAH MINING GAZETTE, U.T. (Utah Territory), Oct. 13, 1871 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader * Polygamy - adultery trial Page 2 has a notable article: "Polygamy On Trial" "Territory of Utah...The People of the U.S. in the Territory of Utah vs. Brigham Young, Sr..." "Opinion of Chief Justice McKean". This report takes over a full column. Four pages, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:50

$87.00
179903

THEODORE Ted ROOSEVELT JR. Utah Beach Normandy WWII General DEATH 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372999804077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1944 * Theodore "Ted" Roosevelt Jr. death * Utah Beach World War II Normandy * World War II - WWII - Post D-Day The front page has a two column heading: "Theodore Roosevelt, 56, Dies On Normandy Battlefield" with subhead and photo. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 8. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 24, 2020 10:08

$47.00
175730

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 Salt Lake City UT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797129776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERT NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah, Sept. 21, 1881 * President James A. Garfield * Assassination death (1st report) * 19th century era original From 15 years before Utah statehood. Page 8 has all columns black-bordered due to the: "Death Of President Garfield" (see), being an early report without many details. The front page has: "Willful Murder" "Attempt to Shoot" "The Park Shooting" & other news items. Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, very nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2019 07:38

$58.00
168403

VICTORIA WOODHULL'S SISTER Opposition to the Free Love Doctrine 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372502177815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, March 8, 1872 * Victoria Woodhull sister * Free Love opposition The back page has: "Opposition to Free Love--Lecture by Mrs. Brooker" which begins: "Mrs. Utie Brooker, the sister of Victoria Woodhull, lectured last night at the Cooper Institute, in opposition to the doctrine of free love as advocated by her sister...". Also inside: "Sumner's Charges" "Utah" "A Maniac Loose" and much more. Eight pages, a library repair at the spine of the back leaf, some minor margin tears.

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Ends December 14, 2018 15:40

$47.00
164375

THUNDERBOLT George Eyston's Land Speed Race Car Record Breaker 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392059701111

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1937 * Captain George Edward Thomas Eyston * Land speed record breaker * Thunderbolt (car) Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Eyston Sets Auto Record at 311.42 M. P. H., Breaking Campbell Mark on Utah Salt Flats" (see) First report coverage on George Eyston's "Thunderbolt" speed car surpassing Sir Malcolm Campbell's record. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete issue, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2018 15:10

$37.00
161601

Rare AUBURN Placer County CALIFORNIA Old West Gold Mining Town 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391987657651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PLACER HERALD, Auburn, Placer County, California, October 24, 1885 * Rare Old West title Placer mining in the Auburn area was very good, with the camp first becoming known as the North Fork Dry Diggings, later changed to Woods Dry Diggings. The area soon developed into a mining camp, and it was officially named Auburn in 1849. In 1851 Auburn was chosen as the seat of Placer County. Gold mining operations moved up the ravine to the site of present-day Auburn. In 1865, the Central Pacific Railroad, the western leg of the First Transcontinental Railroad, reached Auburn, as it was being built east from Sacramento toward Ogden, Utah. Various local & national news plus a wealth of ads. Wight... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:37

$40.00
143681

Great Detailed Old West TRAIN ROBBERY Texas Outlaws1889 Salt Lake City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443056886

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, December 21, 1889 * Old West train robbery The front page has: "Texas Train Robbery" with the detail, including: "...was approached by four men who drew pistols and ordered him to throw up his hands..." with more (see photos). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, light dirtiness & foxing to the top half of the front page only.

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:08

$29.00
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