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193152

GEORGE WASHINGTON President's House Steward Advertisement 1789 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393576343838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY ADVERTISER, New York, May 19, 1789 * President George Washington * Steward for his house advertisement Being from the nation's capital at the time, and from the very beginning of the new federal government (Washington was inaugurated April 30) it is not surprising this newspaper would have an ad on page 3 headed: "The President's Household" reading: "Whereas all servants and others, employed to procure provisions or supplies for the Household of the PRESIDENT of the United States, will be furnished with monies for those purposes. Notice is therefore given that no accounts for the payment of which the public might be considered as responsible, are to be opened with any of them. Sam. Fraunces, Steward of the Hous... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:57

$128.00
193004

Post-PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON Inauguration Early U.S. Govern. 1789 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393562320001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston, May 9, 1789  * United States government in it's infancy * Post-President George Washington inauguration A great issue on the earliest days of the new federal government including most of page 2 taken up with: "Debates of Congress" from the first several weeks. The entry for May 1 notes: "The speech of the President to the two Houses yesterday was read & referred to a committee  of the whole. In committee of the whole, on motion of Mr. Madison, resolved, that it is the opinion of this Committee that an address to the President ought to be prepared expressing the congratulations..." and more. Page 3 has a neat report from New York: "We are informed that the President has assigned ever... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:07

$179.00
192858

President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration & Iran Hostage Crisis ENDS 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393547879537

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, North Carolina, January 21, 1981 (1st section) * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends The front page has a great two-line full banner headline: "Hostages Are Freed As Reagan Sworn In", with multiple subheads and additional related articles within. See images for details. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, including a dramatic centerfold spread (pgs. 10A and 11A) regarding the inauguration. nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:33

$48.00
193160

BEST JFK President John F. Kennedy Washington D.C. INAUGURATION 1961 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373723709322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON DAILY NEWS, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961  * John F. Kennedy inauguration (JFK) * w/ famous quote cited * Best title to be had ? (rare) Great to have this newspaper from the nation's capital with this banner headline: "JFK PROCLAIMS NEW 'QUEST FOR PEACE' " with a photo of John F. Kennedy with Dwight Eisenhower. Not surprisingly being a D.C.newspaper, there is much coverage of the inauguration. Beginning on page 3 & carrying over to page 6 is the text of his famous inaugural address headed: "Text of Kennedy's Speech" where is found his famous quote: "...Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country...". A great same day report. Complete in 76 pages, tabloid si... See More  

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Ends September 23, 2021 09:01

$114.99
193074

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Takes Over as President Pre Civil War Tensions 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393571749688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, March 6, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration * New administration takes over * Pre-Civil War tensions escalate A wealth of fine content on Lincoln & his new administration, as his inaugural was reported in the previous day's edition. Inside has a lengthy editorial headed: "Mr. Lincoln's Address", a report from Washington beginning: "The agony is over, and Lincoln's Cabinet is formed..." with much more. Also: "The Inauguration" "President Lincoln's Inaugural--Opinions of the Press" "The Pro-Slavery Rebellion" "Reception of the Inauguration" is a lengthy account of the comments from various cities throughout the country. Eight pages, water staining to most of the issue but causing no loss... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2021 08:34

$54.99
192505

Best DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER World War II General IKE Inauguration 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373688064238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING STAR, Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 1953  * Dwight Eisenhower - Ike * President of U.S. inauguration The banner headline announces: "750,000 HAIL EISENHOWER INAUGURATION" with a large photo of him taking the oath of office. Various related subheads as well. Pages 7, 8 & 9 are filled with photos of the ceremonies Terrific to have a Presidential inauguration report in a Washington, D.C. newspaper. The complete first section (of 3?) with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2021 15:05

$62.00
192396

PRESIDENT THOMAS JEFFERSON Inauguration Inaugural Address 1805 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393502208456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-ENGLAND PALLADIUM, Boston, March 15, 1805  * President Thomas Jefferson * Inauguration - inaugural address An historic issue as page 2 begins with: "Inaugural Speech" of Thomas Jefferson's 2nd term, with a prefacing paragraph: "On the 4th instant at 4 o'clock, Mr. Jefferson appeared in the Chamber of the Senate of the United States, where his re-election was declared, and the necessary oath administered to him. ON this occasion he delivered the following SPEECH" which consumes nearly the first two columns. At its conclusion it is signed in type: Thomas Jefferson. Pg. 3 has an editorial headed: "President Jefferson's Inaugural Speech". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2021 13:46

$79.00
192182

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Trip to White House Pre Inauguration & Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393486102015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1861 * President-Elect Abraham Lincoln heads to Washington D.C. The front page has the following one column headings: "THE INCOMING ADMINISTRATION" "Progress of the President Elect Towards Washington" "His Departure From New York" "Popular Ovation at Jersey City and Speeches of Mr. Lincoln" "The President-Elect nearly Squeezed to Death in the Crowd: "His Reception At Newark" and more. Complete with 8 pages, uncut and untrimmed, printing flaw slightly affects the mentioned headings (see), generally very nice.

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Ends September 05, 2021 09:40

$52.00
191242

RMS TITANIC White Star Line Ocean Liner Sinking w/ Carpathia 1912 U.K. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632204696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, London, April 18, 1912  * Sinking of the RMS Titanic * Partial list of passengers on Carpathia * From the origin of the voyage (rare) In typical "Times" fashion this is a very modest presentation on the sinking of the Titanic, yet terrific to have in this revered newspaper from England, the country from which the Titanic inaugurated its fateful voyage. The entire front page is taken up with notices & ads, with page 9 having one column headings: "THE TITANIC" "Number Of Survivors Still Doubtful" and more. The report takes an the entire last column & carries over to the next page with many more headings. Complete in 22 pages, disbound and printed very high quality newsprint, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2021 15:31

$152.00
190608

Peter Cooper's TOM THUMB 1st American Steam Railroad Locomotive 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393373072321

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 4, 1830  * Peter Cooper's Tom Thumb * 1st American steam locomotive The front page has a report of the inauguration of the first railroad locomotive built in America. Headed: "Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road" the report begins by reporting the completion of the past piece of the 13 mile railroad line to Ellicott's Mills & the formal placement of the keystone in the last arch. They make mention of Peter Cooper's steam-powered railway engine (the 'Tom Thumb' but not mentioned here by name) with: "Twenty-four of the persons who witnessed the ceremony were taken to the spot by Mr. Cooper's locomotive engine--the whole weight moved being about 4 1/2 tons. The thirteen miles were made i... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2021 08:16

$40.00
190487

PENNSYLVANIA STATE CAPITOL Harrisburg PA Building Dedication 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393352810047

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 4, 1906 * Pennsylvania State Capitol building * Harrisburg PA dedication - inauguration * President Theodore Roosevelt address The top of the front page has two column heading that include: "Theme of President Roosevelt's Address at the Dedication of Pennsylvania New Capitol Building..." and more. (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, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2021 15:09

$44.00
190059

Second Inauguration of PRESIDENT WILLIAM McKINLEY at U.S. Capitol 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393312223859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 4, 1901 * President William McKinley's 2nd inauguration The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FOR THE SECOND TIME McKINLEY INAUGURATED" 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, generally very nice.

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Ends June 11, 2021 07:05

$44.00
189574

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Baltimore Murder Plot Jefferson Davis Inauguration1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393252489584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 23, 1861  * President elect Abraham Lincoln * Baltimore murder plot * Jefferson Davis inauguration Perhaps the most significant content is on page 5 which has very extensive coverage of the travels of Abraham Lincoln to Washington, D.C. for his inauguration. The top of the page has heads: "The Presidential Progress" "Great Turnout of the Philadelphians to Witness the Ceremony" "Mr. Lincoln's Speech on the Occasion" "The Journey From Phila. to Harrisburg", "Disgraceful Conduct of the Mob" "Anticipated Trouble at Baltimore". It's the latter head which has taken on significance in history as there were thoughts of an assassination attempt on Lincoln during his journey. One of the subheads: "The Re... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2021 15:18

$114.00
189435

JOHN ADAMS & Thomas Jefferson Presidential INAUGURATION 1797 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373538598434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 15, 1797  * John Adams inauguration * Thomas Jefferson Page 2 contains the: "Vice-President's Speech" which is prefaced with: "On Saturday morning the Senate of the United States, being convened, THOMAS JEFFERSON was sworn in as Vice-President of the United States and President of the Senate. On which he address the Senate as follows..." and what follows is his inaugural address. This is followed by: "The President's Speech" with a prefacing paragraph which includes in part: "...About 12 GEORGE WASHINGTON entered, but before he had half crossed the floor, a thunder of applause burst forth from every quarter of house--on the entrance of JOHN ADAMS..." with more. This is followed by the c... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2021 07:41

$315.00
189127

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393226826868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 30, 1861  * Abraham Lincoln about to change America Near the top of the front page is: "Important From Springfield" "The Position Of the President Elect" noting in part: "...stating that Mr. Lincoln had written to his Congressional friends recommending conciliatory measures...country may rest assured that in Abraham Lincoln they have a Republican President...Mr. Lincoln is not committed to the Border State Compromise, nor to any other..." with more (see). Page 4 has: "The Canada Fugitive Slave Case" . Four pages, bit irregular at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends April 30, 2021 14:42

$41.00
188865

WOMAN SUFFRAGE PROCESSION 1st Suffragist March Parade on Wash. DC 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393213354088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 3, 1913 * Women's Suffrage Procession * 1st suffragist parade in Washington D.C. * First march on Washington for political purposes The front page has a three column heading: "SUFFRAGETTES PARADE BEFORE HUGE CROWDS" with subheads and related pictorial. (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 22 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Woman Suffrage Procession, in 1913, was the first suffragist parade in Washington, D.C. It was also the first large, organized m... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2021 15:17

$88.00
188048

Historic Very 1st INDIANAPOLIS 500 Automobile Race w/ Ray Harroun 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393135408174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 31, 1911 * Indianapolis 500 inaugural race (1st report) * American racecar driver Ray Harroun wins The front page has a one column heading: "SIX INJURED IN BOG AUTO RACE RECOVERING" 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 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first "500" was held at the Speedway in 1911 on Decoration Day, May 30, (as it was known from its inception in 1868 to 1967, when federal law made "Memorial Day" the official name), run to a 600-cubic-inc... See More  

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Ends March 16, 2021 15:32

$88.00
187807

1909 WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT Presidential Inauguration Inaugural PHOTO1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373453774839

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, Extra!, San Diego, March 4, 1909 * President William Howard Taft * Inauguration - inaugural address * Early, same day reporting The top of the front page has a four column headline: "TERRIFIC BLIZZARD MARS INAUGURATION" with subheads and a few related photos. (see) Nice for display. 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 stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 08, 2021 15:22

$62.00
187499

Bronze STATUE OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Boston Dedication Print 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393111587716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Oct. 25, 1856  * Statue of Benjamin Franklin (statue) The front page has a nice print of: "Statue of Dr. Franklin, Just Erected in Boston, U.S." A related article is on page 2: "Inauguration of the Statue of Dr. Franklin at Boston, U.S." which has much detail on it. This quite famous statue still stands in Boston, although removed from the original location to the front of City Hall. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2021 15:17

$38.00
186387

BEST JFK President John F. Kennedy Washington D.C. INAUGURATION 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384749398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON DAILY NEWS, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961  * John F. Kennedy inauguration (JFK) * w/ famous quote cited * Best title to be had ? (rare) Great to have this newspaper from the nation's capital with this banner headline: "JFK PROCLAIMS NEW 'QUEST FOR PEACE' " with a large photo of John F. Kennedy and President Eisenhower. Not surprisingly being a D.C. newspaper, there is much coverage of the inauguration. Beginning on page 3 & carrying over to page 6 is the text of his famous inaugural address headed: "JFK Asks Rebirth of U.S. Greatness" where is found his famous quote: "...Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country...". A great same day report. Complete in 7... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:32

$137.00
186127

Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037709541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 3, 1841  * President William Henry Harrison * Eve of his inauguration - inaugural * From the city where it happened - rare A terrific newspaper for the content found on page 3, which has considerable detail on the plans for the inauguration of William Henry Harrison which happened on the following day. The first 1 1/2 columns are taken up with: "The Inauguration - Order of Procession" "Programme" "Regulations" "Line of March" and: "The Inauguration". The considerable detail of the proceedings is not surprising in a newspaper from the nation's capital, and likely not to be found in any other city's newspaper. He would hold office for just one month. Four pa... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 13:50

$54.00
185595

1905 THEODORE Teddy ROOSEVELT 2nd Inauguration 1st Report Headline Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320346412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, March 4, 1905  * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt * 2nd Presidential Inauguration The front page has a nice headline on the inauguration of Theodore Roosevelt: "INAUGURATION CEREMONIES ARE GRAND AND IMPRESSIVE" with subheads: "Washington Never Before Saw Such Crowds---City Is a Blaze of Splendor---West and Middle West Represented as Well...President's Address Short But Pointed and Powerful...". Very fine front page coverage of Teddy Roosevelt's second inauguration. Complete in 6 pages, binding indents at the blank spin, 2 library stamps in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:10

$55.00
185335

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President & Fugitive CAPTURE 1865 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993654670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 20, 1865  * Capture of Jefferson Davis The front page has an article headed "The Military Situation" and beginning: "The pursuit & capture of Jeff. Davis, the surrender of Taylor, and the concentration of the National Armies around Washington, are...the three principal military events worthy of consideration...". Within is another article: "The Capture of Davis" begins: "The capture of the great Conspirator has followed very swiftly upon the fall of the Rebellion he was so prominent in inaugurating. Six short weeks before this wretched fugitive ruled with a rod of iron..." with more (see for portions) taking two-thirds of a page & detailing how he was caught in woman's clothes. Sixte... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:21

$67.00
182793

SEABISCUIT Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes HORSE RACING Victory 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107091196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Hollywood Gold Cup * Santa Anita Stakes - Arcadia, California * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "SEABISCUIT TAKES $50,000 ADDED TEST" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes in Arcadia, California. This was the inaugural race here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 80+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2020 13:46

$62.00
183359

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ford's Theatre John Wilkes Booth ASSASSINATION in 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373129814146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 16, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * John Wilkes Booth- Ford's Theatre This date was a Sunday, and only rarely were Sunday newspapers bound into volumes held by libraries. As such, this date is arguably more scarce than the issue of April 15. And when it comes to graphic appeal, I would suggest that this edition of the 16th surpasses that of the 15th. All columns on all 8 pages have black mourning rules for the death of President Abraham Lincoln. Almost the entire first column of the front page is taken up with headlines on the assassination and the reaction of the nation, including: "OUR LOSS" "The Great National Calamity" "DEATH of the PRESIDENT" "Sad Details of the Terrible Event" "T... See More  

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Ends August 28, 2020 13:41

$1,765.00
182979

Rare CONFEDERATE w/ Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1862 Columbia S.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392871881717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inaugural address * Rare Confederate publication A rather rare title and great that it has the word “Southern”. Certainly the most notable content begins page 2 being: "President Jefferson Davis's Inaugural address, delivered in Richmond, February 22, 1862" which takes over a full column. The front page includes: "The Hampton Legion" "Sketch of Clarkesville" "The Defences of Augusta" "Burning Our Towns". The bkpg. includes: "The Rebel Territory" "Confederate States Senators" "The Women of the South" "The Crisis" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, minor mend at a margin, nice c... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2020 14:41

$335.00
181864

President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration & Iran Hostage Crisis ENDS 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072324109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CINCINNATI POST, Ohio, Jan. 20, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Boldly printed at the top of the front page is: "HOSTAGES FREED", the event which took precedence over the inauguration of the President, noted in smaller type further down the front page: "Reagan Becomes 40th President" with a large photo of him. The complete first section with pages 1-12, nice condition.

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:42

$36.00
181629

Rare WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Campaign Horace Greeley as Publisher 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813866895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LOG CABIN, New York, July 31, 1841 * William Henry Harrison * Rare campaign title by Greeley The famous campaign newspaper published by Horace Greeley in support of William Henry Harrison in the 1840 election, its success carrying over to many issues beyond the inauguration--including this one. As would be expected, a wealth of political reporting but other news of the day as well. Four pages, an engraving of a log cabin in the masthead, good condition.

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:23

$43.00
180282

IRAN HOSTAGE CRISIS Ends and President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015236630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICUS TIMES-RECORDER, Georgia, January 20, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Nice headlines on the front page announces: "Carter Efforts Bring Freedom to U.S. Hostages" & "Reagan Becomes 40th President" with a few related subheads and photo. (see) First section only with all 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:16

$38.00
179608

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Nomination Acceptance Speech 1864 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392724082770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 29, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln nomination * American Civil War reporting Page 4 has an historic report headed "The Presidential Nomination" "Mr. Lincoln's Acceptance" with the text taking over a full column and signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Obviously this was the step necessary for him to be on the Republican ballot for the general election in November, which he won, only to be assassinated the month after his inauguration. The front page has nice column heads on the Civil War including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "How the Rebels Were Repulsed" "The Colored Troops Stand It Well" "Later from Sherman" & more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 12, 2020 07:42

$86.00
176883

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Inauguration 1862 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Feb. 28, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inauguration * President of the Confederacy * Map inside Florida There is a wealth of Civil War reporting on the front page including column heads: "The Burnside Expedition" "Condition of the Rebel Guns" "A Visit to Nag's Head" "The War in the South-West" "Nashville Surrendered" "In Occupation by Union Troops" "The Rebels at Murfreesboro" "Capture of Fayetteville, Ark." But the prime content would be found on page 6 with: "Inaugural Address of Jeff. Davis" (see for portions) which is followed by: "Another Fast Day--Proclamation by the President" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Also on pg. 6 is: "What Shall be Done with the Slaves?". Page 2 ... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:09

$69.00
175332

ANDREW JACKSON Square New Orelans Equestrian STATUE Unveil Print 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775129216

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, March 1, 1856 * Andrew Jackson statue unveiling * Jackson Square, New Orleans * Battle of New Orleans equestrian hero Ftpg. shows: "Inauguration of the Jackson Statue, New Orleans--Procession Passing Into Jackson Square, Opposite the Old Cathedral". Prints inside include: "View of Malta & Fortifications..." "English Mail Steamer Entering the Port of Malta"; three prints of "Social Life in Hayti" with text; "Gordon's New Card Press" "Hospital at Scutari, Near Constantinople" for soldiers of the Crimean War. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:45

$37.00
174966

Best WILLIAM H. HARRISON President Death Funeral 1841 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749393867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 9, 1841 * President William H. Harrison * Washington D.C. death - funeral All four pages has wide, black "mourning" rules around the perimeter for the death of President William Henry Harrison. Nearly half of page 2 is taken up with many "...evidences of public sentiment..." for the death of Harrison, containing many reports about his death. Page 3 begins with a very lengthy account headed: "The Funeral" which begins: "When, but four weeks since, it was our welcome task to lay before our readers a sketch of the joyous scenes which marked the inauguration of a beloved Chief Magistrate, how little did we--alas! how little did any one--anticipate that our columns ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:03

$155.00
174883

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt GOLD STANDARD Banking Crisis 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392390097928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, March 8, 1933. * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a nice banner headline: "FORM BANK ASSOCIATION" with subheads. (see) Also a one column heading: "RESERVE BANKS TOD THEY MAY GIVE CURRENCY" with subheads. This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. One of the more historic issues from the Depression-era. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light browning, a little margin wear, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: : The United States Bank Holiday of the Great Depression took place in 1933 when Franklin D. Roosevel... See More  

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Ends September 20, 2019 15:03

$38.00
174409

WARREN G. HARDING Washington D.C. Inaugural Address INAUGURATION 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362160710

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 5, 1921 * President Warren Harding * Inauguration - Inaugural The top of the last ftpg. column is headed: "Mr. Harding, In Inaugural, States American Ideals" "President, In His Pledge to the People, Declares Opposition to Entangling International Alliances--Radicals Warned". Coverage carries over to pg. 2 with: "The President's Address - Text of Inaugural Delivered by Warren G. Harding". Complete in 14 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:52

$43.00
174221

President BENJAMIN HARRISON Inaugural Address Inauguration 1889 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352597433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, March 5, 1889 * President Benjamin Harrison The top of the last column of the ftpg. has: "The Inaugural Address" "Opinions on President Harrison's First Official Paper" which has a bit on how it was received in England. Page 2 has much more lengthy coverage o the details of: "President Harrison's Inauguration" with subheads: "The Inaugural Ball" and "Inauguration of Lincoln Recalled". Irregular at the blank spine, some older mends inside, a few archival mends.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:24

$27.00
173768

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Houston TX Texas w/ Civil War ENDING Close 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392319419717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HOUSTON TRI-WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, April 10, 1865 * Very rare issue from the Southwest Confederacy Newspapers from Texas are very uncommon, particularly from before or during the Civil War period. Here is an issue from two days after Lee surrendered to Grant at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, containing three dispatches about the Union assault on Fort Steadman, each signed in type: U.S. Grant. Pg. 3 has Andrew Johnson's inaugural speech given before the Senate. The back page has "General Order, No. 15" which discusses the "...vicious habit of buying, selling and transferring furloughs...", signed in type: J. B. Magruder. Also a list of the battles in which the 1st, 4th and 5th Texas Regiments participated. Other minor wa... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2019 15:37

$565.00
172597

PANAMA CANAL ZONE OPENS Atlantic & Pacific Oceans Connect Ships 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372661493592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 15, 1914 * Panama Canal Inaugural - opening * Atlantic Ocean connects Pacific Page 2 includes a one column headline announcing a very historic event: the opening of the Panama Canal: "PANAMA CANAL OPENS" "Ancon First Big Ship to Pass Through" "Loaded With Full Cargo as a Test" "Goethals and Other Officials on the Ship" "Trip is to End at Six o'Clock at Night with much detail. The Panama Canal was a boom to commerce and trade, allowing quick transport between the Atlantic & Pacific Oceans, saving months of travel time around the tip of South America. Complete in 3 sections with 34 pages, small binding holes at the blank spine, lightly toned, good condition. A bit fragile & should be ... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2019 15:31

$59.00
172519

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284011443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, August 17, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "The War In Virginia" "From Gen. Lee's Army" "Reported Fighting at Brock's Gap" "News From the Islands" "Tennessee Intelligence" "Fight at Sparta" "From Rosecrans' Army--No Large Operations To be Undertaken by Him--Some Raids to be Inaugurated" "The Siege of Vicksburg" "The Supply Of Men" "Another Nashvillian Arrested" "From The Trans-Mississippi" and other items. But perhaps the best item in the newspaper is the lengthy front page letter: "To the Soldiers Of the Confederate States" in which he attempts to rally the troop... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:56

$177.00
172326

(2) HERBERT HOOVER Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1929 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278218933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Massachusetts, March 4 and 5, 1929 * President Herbert Clark Hoover * Inauguration - inaugural address A notable two issue set, the March 4 issue reporting Hoover's inauguration with: "Hoover Is President Big Crowd Gathers For Inauguration" & related subheads and a photo captioned: "Herbert Hoover". Pages 2, 4 & 5 continue with much on the inauguration including photos & the full text of his inaugural address. The March 5 issue has additional reports on the inauguration including a ftpg. photo of Hoover & Coolidge riding to the Capitol. Both issues are complete in 16 pages with binding slits at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:18

$64.00
172306

ABRAHAM LINCOLN INAUGURATION Inaugural Address 1865 Pro Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653485221

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 8, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration * Inaugural address on the ftpg. * Closing weeks of the Civil War * In a pro-Confederate title Among the front page reports is: "Inauguration of President Lincoln--His Address" which contains his address in full, ending with the immortal words: "With malice towards none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right...". Page 4 has an editorial headed: "Lincoln's Inaugural", critical of him as would be expected from this newspaper. One bit notes: "...It is brief, for Mr. Lincoln appears to have nothing to say. He ventures no predictions, for the reason that he seems to have learned that all his predictions... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:19

$490.00
172044

VANDERBILT CUP Automobile Car Race Racing Tazio Nuvolari WINS 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392270848822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1936 * Vanderbilt Cup - automobile racing * First major car race trophy in America * Italian driver Tazio Nuvolari wins The front page has a one column heading: "NUVOLARI OF ITALY FIRST IN AUTO RACE" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 33) has a banner headline: "50,000 See Nuvolari Drive to Victory in George Vanderbilt Cup Inaugural" with three related photos and stats. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 03, 2019 15:19

$46.00
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CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Daily Airmail Service Flight MEXICO to U.S. 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259248095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh inaugurates * 1st daily airmail service from Mexico to U.S. The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH AT BORDER WITH MEXICAN MAIL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on aviator Charles Lindbergh making the very 1st daily airmail flight from Mexico to the United States. (Mexico City to Brownsville, Texas) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:34

$38.00
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Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392250259916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 4, 1841 * President William Henry Harrison * Day of his inauguration - inaugural * From the city where it happened - rare A terrific newspaper for the content found on page 3, which has considerable detail on the plans for the inauguration of William Henry Harrison which happened on the day this newspaper was printed. The first column is taken up with: "Arrangements For the Inauguration of the President Elect, on the Fourth of March, 1841: with considerable detail. Columns 2 and 3 are nearly taken up with: "THE INAUGURATION" "Order of Procession" along with subheads: "Programme" "Regulations" "Line of March". And also a heading: "Arrangements For the Day". The... See More  

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:23

$177.00
170860

GONE WITH THE WIND w/ Vivien Leigh Photo Wins Academy Awards 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243155916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 1, 1940 * "Gone with the Wind" movie * 1940 Academy Awards (1st report) * Vivien Leigh wins w/ photo The front page has a one column heading: "Film Prizes Go to Robt. Donat and Miss Leigh" (see) Photo of Vivien Leigh is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American film, a historical epic and romance-drama adapted from Margaret Mitchell's Pulitzer-winning 1936 novel of the same name. It was produced by David O. Selznick an... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2019 15:39

$57.00
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Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372568894344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 5, 1841 * President William Henry Harrison inauguration * Inaugural address - best title to be had (rare) Perhaps the best newspaper to be had on the inauguration of William Henry Harrison as the nation's ninth President, this being the premier newspaper from the nation's capital. Most of page 2 is taken up with: "THE INAUGURAL ADDRESS of Gen. William Henry Harrison, March 4, 1841, On entering Upon the Duties of the office of President of the United States". Fully half of page 3 is taken up with excellent coverage of the inaugural proceedings & ceremonies. Among the column heads: "THE INAUGURATION" "The Procession" "The President Elect" "Approaching The Capito... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2019 15:50

$1,250.00
169543

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt GOLD STANDARD Banking Crisis 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201370603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 9, 1933. * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT PROPOSES SOUND BANKS OPEN" with subheads. (see) This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: : The United States Bank Holiday of the Great Depression took place in 1933 when Franklin D. Roosevelt closed the banks from March 6 to March 10 to keep depositors from bankrupting the banking system by withdrawing all their money. Banks were allowed to reopen when they co... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:11

$40.00
169040

JAMES A. GARFIELD Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188905938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah (Territory), March 9, 1881 * James A. Garfield inauguration * Inaugural address - uncommon title Page 8 has: "The Inauguration" with some details of it, followed by: "Garfield's Inaugural Address" which carries over to take more than half of page 9. Tragically, he would be assassinated less than 4 months later. Complete in 16 pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, some dirtiness at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:45

$52.00
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INAUGURATION DAY 1st Term Franklin D. Roosevelt Inaugural Photos 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392186451211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 4, 1933 * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration (day of) * Takes over a poor U.S. economy The front page has a nice banner headline: "3-DAY BANK HOLIDAY HERE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 03, 2019 09:59

$45.00
167855

SAN FRANCISCO-OAKLAND BAY BRIDGE Franklin D. Rooosevelt OPENING 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372481328099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1936 * San Francisco--Oakland Bay Bridge opens * Franklin D. Roosevelt inaugurates (1st report) Page 25 has one column headings that include "OPENS GIANT BRIDGE AT SAN FRANCISCO" "Roosevelt in Washington Lights 'Go' Signals and Hoover Car Is First to Cross" "Warships Roar A Salute" and more with photo (see images). First report coverage on the San Francisco--Oakland Bay Bridge opening for traffic for the first time. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports, and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2018 14:29

$45.00
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