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197938

JAMES K. POLK Presidential Inauguration & FLORIDA Statehood 1845 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394073371965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 8, 1845  * President James K. Polk * Inauguration - inaugural address * Florida statehood - joins the union The front page begins with a report headed: "Inauguration of President Polk" noting in part: "...The arrangements were admirable...The ceremony at the Capitol was very imposing...President Polk, quitting the Capitol after the Inauguration, drove rapidly by an indirect route to the White House, where he received during the afternoon, the congratulations of his fellow citizens. In the evening he and his lady attended both of the balls...". Also on the front page is: "Inaugural Address" which continues inside taking nearly 2 pages. Also of note is a report from Congress: "F... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2022 07:49

$55.00
197882

PRESIDENT THOMAS JEFFERSON Inauguration Inaugural Address 1805 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068105917

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

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:09

$245.00
197808

Best WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON President Inauguration 1841 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061338372

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 June 06, 2022 07:38

$89.00
197783

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058186648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS, Vermont, March 8, 1861  * President Abraham Lincoln * Inauguration - inaugural address Over half of page 2 of this large-size newspaper has reporting concerning the inauguration of Lincoln for his first term as President. Page 2 begins with an editorial: "The Inaugural", followed by the: "Inaugural Address of President Lincoln" which is signed at its conclusion: Abraham Lincoln. Also included are: "Inauguration Day At Washington" with the details of the ceremonies, then: "Opinions of the Press". Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:10

$277.00
198119

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


eBay Auction Item # 394082676081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING NEWS, Detroit, Michigan, March 4, 1901 * President William McKinley's 2nd inauguration The front page has a two-line, two-column headline: "President M'Kinley Sworn In With Military Pomp Today" with subheads: "G. A. R. Veterans Were His Special Escort and Ohioans His Guard of Honor as He Rode With Mark Hanna in the Magnificent Parade" "Roosevelt's Induction Was Democratic, bu He Made It Dramatic by Turning His Gaze on  His Watching Wife and Relatives in the Senate Gallery". Additional coverage is inside, including the text of the inauguration speech. Complete in ten page, very good condition. Should be handled with some care.

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Ends May 27, 2022 09:42

$57.99
198101

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


eBay Auction Item # 394081658667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, London, April 19, 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 LOST LINER" "Arrival Of The Carpathia At New York" "AN ACCOUNT OF THE DISASTER"" 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 newsprin... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2022 13:26

$124.99
197456

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Nomination w/ Acceptance 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032500095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 29, 1864  * Abraham Lincoln nomination * 2nd term as president * Civil War reporting Page 4 has a somewhat inconspicuous--yet historically significant--report. Under "Miscellaneous News" is a report beginning: "President Lincoln has formally accepted the renomination for the Presidency of the Baltimore Convention...The President says that 'the nomination is gratefully accepted', and that the platform is 'heartily approved'..." with a bit more. 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. Also on page 4 is an interesting article: "President Lincoln and H... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:44

$64.00
197172

JAMES A. GARFIELD Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019707232

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 May 06, 2022 12:16

$52.00
196959

GEORGE WASHINGTON'S Journey to New York re. Inauguration 1789 American Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373992306327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, May, 1789  * re. George Washington's inauguration * His journey to New York City The issue begins with a continuation of: "A Concise History of the Late War In America" taking 8 pages. Also: "Account of the Preparations at Gray's Ferry on the River Schuylkill & the Reception of General Washington there, April 20, 1789, on his way to the Seat of the Federal Government to take upon him the High Office of President of the United States" (lacking the plate noted). "Account of the Manner of Receiving, at Trenton, his Excellency George Washington...on his Route to the Seat of Federal Government..." and more. Near the back is "The Chronicle" with the latest news reports, and under "Unite... See More  

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Ends April 25, 2022 13:13

$97.00
195956

Music Composer LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Twelve 12 Waltzes Review 1813 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393918809206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazines: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1813 * Ludwig Van Beethoven  Under: "Review of New Musical Publications" is: "Twelve Waltzes, for the Pianoforte, composed by L. Van Beethoven." The review includes: "...While we are recommending these pleasing compositions to our musical readers, let no one suppose that our commendation extends to the disgusting practice of waltzing, a practice which we think is equally destitute of grace, delicacy, and propriety...".  It is rare to find period mention of Ludwig van Beethoven in a publication (he died in 1827). Interesting commentary concerning the waltz. Near the back under "America" is a report concerning Madison's inaugural address, calling it: "...a violent philippic aga... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2022 13:30

$55.00
195296

First INAUGURATION Franklin D. Roosevelt NEW DEAL Bank Holiday 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373845454382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, March 5, 1933  * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration  * Takes over a poor U.S. economy "New Deal" * "...only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." Nice coverage of Franklin Roosevelt's first (of 4) inaugurations with banner headline: "ROOSEVELT  CHARTS BANK AID" with subheads and related illustration. Much more on the following pages with pictorial and complete text of the inaugural address. This was during the midst of the Great Depression which one of the more famous utterances in American history: "...the only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." (see). Complete with 32 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 30, 2022 10:53

$67.00
195123

Best President LYNDON B. JOHNSON Inauguration 1965 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393815471525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 1965  * Lyndon B. Johnson inauguration The best title to be had for any presidential election or inauguration would be the famous Washington Post. The front page has a nice two line banner headline: "Johnson Takes Oath & Vows Drive For Great Society, World Without Hate" and a color photo of Chief Justice Earl Warren administering the oath of office to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Many related subheads as well. The complete first section with pages 1-20. Minor margin wear, good condition.

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Ends January 22, 2022 08:56

$74.00
194950

WOODROW WILSON President Inauguration World War I Era Inaugural 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393792004177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, March 5, 1917 * Woodrow Wilson inauguration * World War II - WWI era The front page has a one column heading: "WILSON, IN INAUGURAL, WARNS U.S." with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning, loose along the spine, some margin wear, must be handled with care.

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Ends January 14, 2022 10:18

$40.00
194856

2 MARYLAND JEWS BILL Jewish Religion Rights for Public Office 1819-25 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393777719027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 29, 1819 and March 5, 1825 * Maryland Jew Bill w/ passage * Jewish religion rights * Jews to hold public office (MD) A fine pair of issues on the passage of the Maryland "Jew Bill". May 29, 1819 issue: Certainly the best content is full text of the speech presented by of H.M. Brackenridge in the Maryland House of Delegates when the Jew Bill was under consideration. The text of Brackenridge's speech is headed: "Religious Liberty" and has a prefacing paragraph (see) before the full text carries on to take over six pages. As a bit of history, In 1776 Maryland's constitution safely protected "...all persons professing the Christian religion..." yet said nothing at all for those o... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2022 08:56

$375.00
194827

Historic GEORGE WASHINGTON First 1st Inauguration as President 1789 UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393775200766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 16, 1789  * President George Washington * First inauguration (historic) Certainly one of the more desirable events to have in a period newspaper is the first inauguration of George Washington. American issues with such content are virtually unobtainable today, and reports in any newspapers worldwide are extremely uncommon. Here is a nice report of this significant event found on page 2, datelined: "Extract of a Letter from New York, dated May 1" with the text giving more details on the inauguration than is found in many American newspapers. See the photos for the complete report, with portions reading: "Yesterday took place...a ceremony of the introduction of his Excellency Geor... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2022 13:06

$965.00
194797

(2) BARRACK OBAMA Wins Presidential Election & Inauguration 2008-09 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373818422230

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: (2) NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 5, 2008 and Jan. 21, 2009  A great pair of issues reporting both the election and inauguration of the first African-American president to occupy the White House. The banner headline of the 5th is a simple: "OBAMA" beneath which is: "Racial Barrier Falls In Decisive Victory". The banner headline of the 21st announces: "OBAMA TAKES OATH, AND NATION IN CRISIS EMBRACES THE MOMENT". Both issues have related color photos on the front page. This 5th is complete in 5 sections, the 21st appears complete as well, the 2nd "Special Section" is devoted the President Barack Obama. Both in nice condition. A terrific pair on one of the more notable political events of the 21st century.

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Ends January 07, 2022 11:47

$69.00
194287

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393696785765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1861  * Jefferson Davis inaugural * Confederate President * Abraham Lincoln en route Page 5 has column heads with continued & detailed coverage of Lincoln's trip from his home to the nation's capital: "The President Elect En Route" "The Receptions In This State" "Enthusiasm Of The People" "His Arrival In Albany" "Immense Turnout" "The Speeches" "The Reception In this City" and more. But perhaps the most notable content is on the back page with: "Inauguration of Jefferson Davis" datelines from Montgomery, Feb. 18. The report has the text of his inaugural address. Also on the bkpg: "Reception of Mr. Lincoln in the Metropolis" "Vice President Hamlin" "Mr. Lincoln's Reception in Philadelphia... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:26

$48.00
194275

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Leaves Springfield, Illinois for His INAUGURATION 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373788242750

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln leaves Springfield, Illinois * Starts his journey for Washington D.C. The front page has the following one column headlines: "THE INCOMING ADMINISTRATION" "Mr. Lincoln's Departure From Springfield" "Parting Address To His Fellow-Townsmen" "THE NATIONAL TROUBLES" "Important Speech by the President Elect" "Departure Of The Secession Troops" and more. Much text concerning Abraham Lincoln's journey from his home in Springfield towards Washington, D.C. and his inauguration the following month. Eight pages, tiny pin holes at the blank spine, printing creases on page 4 to the "News Of The Day" article id distracting, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:17

$72.00
194023

Great HERBERT HOOVER Presidential Inauguration Color PHOTO 1929 Rotogravure Sec.


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772065463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PICTURE SECTION only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 3, 1929 * President Herbert Clark Hoover * Inauguration - inaugural photo The front page has a nice color photo of Hoover with: "Herbert Clark Hoover; Thirty-first President of the United States" (see) Great for display. A few other related photos inside. Complete with 20 pages, rag edition in good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:18

$44.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
171567

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
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
169989

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
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
166625

SARA DELANO ROOSEVELT Franklin D. FDR's Mother DEATH w/ Photos 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372439871938

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1941 * Sara Delano Roosevelt death * President Franklin D. mother * FDR The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mother of President Dies At Her Home in Hyde Park" with photo of Mrs. Roosevelt and subhead. (See) Much more on pages 10 and 11 with photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:14

$44.00
165369

DOUGLAS HYDE Becomes 1st First President of IRELAND Inauguration 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392088649137

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1938 * Douglas Hyde - An Craoibhín Aoibhinn * Becomes 1st president of Ireland - inauguration The front page has a one column heading: "HYDE INAUGURATED AS IRISH PRESIDENT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Douglas Hyde becoming the first president of Ireland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2018 14:41

$45.00
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