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199059

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374160451118

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

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Ends August 01, 2022 10:55

$520.00
199043

Final Months of the Civil War William T. Sherman Southern March 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394141151784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 5, 1865  * Final months of the American Civil War * William T. Sherman - post march to the Sea Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SAVANNAH" "Present Condition of Affairs in the City" "What Will Gen. Sherman Do?" "Rebel Speculations as to his Future Movements" "THE SOUTHWEST" "campaigns of Gens. Canby, Rosecrans, Steele, Granger, and Thomas" "Brilliant Marches & Victories of Gen. Sherman" and much more, including more inside. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends July 30, 2022 11:06

$28.00
199038

Great Heraldic Eagle Masthead Engraving Catholic Religious Rare 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374158359840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNITED STATES CATHOLIC INTELLIGENCER, Boston, Jan. 27, 1832  * Large masthead with a heraldic eagle This rather rare title lasted for just one year, having begun in October, 1831 and ending in September, 1832. The issue is a "vol. III" issue as this publication was preceded by one titled "Jesuit, or Catholic Sentinel" and they kept the same volume numbering. It was also curiously superseded by the same title as well. Its most striking feature is the very large & deep masthead, taking close to half of the front page, and which includes a large eagle with a scroll in its beak making it very displayable.  As the title would suggest, the content is almost entirely religious. Eight pages, 10 1/4 by 14 1/2 inches, vari... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2022 11:02

$31.00
199032

1666 Newspaper Early Rare 17th Century 356 Years old London Gazette England Rare


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394141145166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 14, 1666 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 356 year old date prominent at the ... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2022 10:59

$72.00
199002

Rare 1874 Grass Valley Nevada County California Old West Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394139262648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FOOT-HILL WEEKLY TIDINGS, Grass Valley, California, Jan. 24, 1874  * Rare old West publication * Many interesting advertisements This town in Northern California was formally named "Boston Ravine" and then "Centerville". It began as a mining town, situated at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range in Northeastern Calif. This is the volume 1, number 3 issue. Perhaps the notable feature is a printing of: "A Visit from St. Nicolas" by Clement C. Moore, more commonly known as: 'Twas the Night Before Christmas". This printing has the title: "Santa Claus Visit" and includes an engraving of Santa. Not commonly found in newspapers of the era. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some light damp staining, nice c... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2022 15:11

$47.00
198998

Rare Auburn Placer County California Old West Gold Mining Town 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374157159484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PLACER WEEKLY ARGUS, Auburn, California, Jan. 17, 1873 * Rare old West gold rush town publication A quite early and rare title from this town in Northern California. Its history is intimately tied to the Gold Rush of the mid to late 1800's. Typical news and ads of the day. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends July 29, 2022 15:10

$69.00
198997

Rare 19th Century Sonora Tuolumne County California 1888 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374157158998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TUOLUMNE INDEPENDENT, Sonora, California, Jan. 21, 1888  * Rare Old West publication From this old, beautiful town at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. It was founded by Mexican miners during the gold rush era. Various news and advertisements of the day. The back page has a nice print of the newspaper's office. Complete in 8 pages, never bound nor trimmed, some fold foxing to the front page, news agent's stamp in the masthead, minimal margin wear.

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Ends July 29, 2022 15:09

$48.00
198919

R. Budd Dwyer Live Television Press Conference Gun Suicide Death 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374152860851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 1987 * R. Budd Dwyer suicide death * Live television press conference * Pennsylvania politician The top of page 4 has a four column heading: "News Conference Scene of Suicide" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of R. Budd Dwyer live on television. Complete 1st section only with 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 27, 2022 09:54

$62.00
198902

Victoria Woodhull Tennessee Celeste Claflin Libel Case Arrested 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374148230002

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

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Ends July 24, 2022 12:14

$46.00
198897

XYZ Affair French Relations with France Timothy Pickering 1799 Phila. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374148225798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNIVERSAL GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Jan. 31, 1799 * The XYZ Affair * France relations * John Adams The entire front page, all of page 4, and a portion of page 2 are taken ump with the report of the Secretary of State concerning the troubles between the United States and France, known as the XYZ Affair, which would lead to the Quasi-War. It is prefaced with a note signed by the President, John Adams, and signed at its conclusion by Timothy Pickering. Four pages, rejoined at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2022 12:12

$49.00
198807

Rare 1856 Magazine Journal by Author Writer Charles Dickens American Literature


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374144369891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HOUSEHOLD WORDS, London, England, Feb. 2, 1856 * Charles Dickens publication This 24 page issue is in nice condition and measures 6 x 9 inches. This was a weekly journal which was conducted by Charles Dickens as noted in the masthead. This magazine has mainly literary reading (stories, poems etc.), some by Charles Dickens himself. wikipedia notes: "On 21st January 1846 Charles Dickens published the first edition of his new radical newspaper, The Daily News. The newspaper was not a great commercial success and Dickens resigned as editor. However, he was determined to create a means where he could communicate his ideas on social reform and in 1850 he began editing Household Words. The weekly journal included articles on... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2022 10:11

$19.00
198804

Democrats Bill Hillary Clinton Lies to the World Monica Lewinsky 1998 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374144366945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 27, 1998 * Bill & Hillary Clinton lies to the World * "I did not have sexual relations with that woman" * White House intern Monica Lewinsky The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Clinton Strongly Denies Having Sex With Intern" and more with 2 related photos. Text includes: "I did not have sexual relations with that woman" Much more inside. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), great condition.

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Ends July 22, 2022 10:09

$62.00
198802

3 George Washington Presidential Signed Letters 1789 Philadelphia PA Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374144365322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, (Philadelphia), August, 1789  * President George Washington * Three signed letters Over 5 1/2 pages on: "Observations on the Utility of funding the Public Debts of the United States". Also: "Observations on Manufacturing Sugar from the Sap of the Maple Tree" and an address to the President from the state of New York with the: "President's Answer" signed in type: George Washington; and an address of the Protestant Episcopal Church to the President, with his response signed: G. Washington; "Thoughts on the Finances & Debts of the United States"; an address by Washington College in Maryland to the President, with his response signed in type: George Washington; "Discovery of America by the Icelanders" &... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2022 10:08

$79.00
198764

Hedy Lamarr Actress & Inventor re. Bluetooth GPS Wi-Fi Death 2000 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394126080912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 20, 2000  * Hedy Lamarr death (1st report) * Austrian-American movie - film actress * Inventor re. Bluetooth - Wi-Fi - GPS * Best publication to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a small photo with brief text. The top of page 22 has a heading that reads: "Hedy Lamarr; Screen Star Called Her Beauty a Curse" with another photo. (see) Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2022 08:14

$67.00
198763

Aviator Glenn Curtiss Aviation Pioneer 1st Seaplane Airplane Fly 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374142121292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 17, 1911 * Aviator pioneer Glenn Curtiss - aviation * 1st seaplane flights in U.S. waters - airplanes The top of the front page has a two column heading: "CURTISS USES HIS HYDROPLANE IN TRIP TO CRUISER'S DECK" 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 12 pages, Irregular along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: Glenn Hammond Curtiss was an American aviation and motorcycling pioneer, and a founder of the U.S. aircraft industry. In late January of 1911, he flew the first seaplane from the water in the United States. Demonstra... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2022 08:14

$52.00
198760

Shanghai Incident Republic of China w/ Japanese Bombing Offensive 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374142089313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 2, 1932 * January 28 Incident * Shanghai, China * Japanese offensive The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "JAPS AGAIN STORM SHANGHAI" with subheads. Related map is on page 2. Photos on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 21, 2022 07:56

$48.00
198751

James Somersett Case Decision Lord Mansfield Slaves Slavery Negro 1773 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394126010107

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1773  * James Somersett's case * Slaves - slavery Certainly the most historically significant item in this issue is: "An Argument in the Case of James Somersett, a Negro, Lately Determined in the court...attempted to be Demonstrated the Present Unlawfulness of Domestic Slavery in England" which takes about a full page. This case involves James Somersett, an American slave purchased by Charles Stewart when he was in Boston. Stewart brought Somersett with him when he returned to England in 1769 but in 1771 he escaped. After being recaptured he was imprisoned on a ship & bound for Jamaica to be sold to a plantation for labor. The case was quite convoluted but ultimately became a... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2022 07:29

$50.00
198731

Best Collapse Fall of the Soviet Union Sickle Flag Partition 1991 92 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394123652658

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: A fascinating pair of newspapers, destined to be the premier newspapers on the coup and collapse of the Soviet Union. Both double-titled: "NEZAVISIMAYA GAZETA/INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER". Issue #1: Datelined Moscow & Washington, August, 1991 The Nezavismaya Gazeta defied orders & worked through the night, handing out crude newspaper copies to people on the streets, and faxing their texts to their publisher in Washington who normally published their English edition. Because there was no time to publish separate Russian & English editions, this issue was published in both languages. Front page photo with red stamp across it reading: "Banned News Defies Coup", with great text on the events of the coup. Historic reading! Page 5 edit... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2022 07:22

$30.00
198724

Best Chiago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone Prohibition Era 1931 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374140627217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 4, 1930 * DEFUNDING THE POLICE ? * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "FIRE 473 YOUNG POLICEMEN" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, bann... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2022 07:13

$58.00
198713

Siefe of Fort Miegs William Henry Harrison vs. Tecumseh War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374135975459

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK HERALD, May 26, 1813  * Siege of Fort Meigs - Ohio * William Henry Harrison Beginning on the front page and taking over half of page 3 are various fine & detailed accounts of the siege of Fort Meigs. A British force under Brigadier-General Henry Procter failed to capture Fort Meigs, but they did win a victory over an American relief force. Work on building Fort Meigs began after the American defeat at Frenchtown in January of 1813, ending any chance of a winter campaign recapturing Detroit. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, minor rubbing wear, mostly good condition.

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Ends July 17, 2022 12:34

$38.00
198707

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394119871922

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, Dec. 14, 1864  * Very rare Civil War publication * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or  Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason against t... See More  

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Ends July 17, 2022 12:24

$185.00
198635

Rare Jackson California Amador County Old West Gold Minig Town 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374131966082

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMADOR DISPATCH, Jackson, California, Jan. 24, 1880   * Rare old West publication Jackson was founded in 1848 around a year-round spring, settled by American pioneers and then gold-seekers upon its discovery at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada range. It was also a convenient stopping place on the road from Sacramento to the southern mines. The back leaf has a 2 1/2 by 4 1/2 piece clipped out, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2022 07:58

$26.00
198623

Serial Killer Ted Bundy Florida State Electric Chair Eexecution 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394115617345

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KANSAS CITY KANSAS, Jan. 25, 1989 * Ted Bundy - American serial killer * Women - young girls rapist - murderer * Florida State Prison electric chair execution Page 3 has a three column heading: "Bundy executed in Florida" with lead-in: "Final appeals exhausted" (see) Complete with 10 pages, some residue from a address label being removed within the masthead, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends July 14, 2022 15:30

$67.00
198542

Rare GUNNISON Colorado 1882 Old Western Newspaper w/ Early Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374123320316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GUNNISON DAILY REVIEW, Colorado, Jan. 26, 1882  * Rare Old West title * Volume 1 issue An uncommon title from this boom mining town in the southwestern quadrant of Colorado, tucked in a valley amidst the Rocky Mountains. Gunnison boomed in the late 1870's and early 1880's and was once the home of Wyatt Earp and "Texas Jack". Today there are some 5500 residents of Gunnison. This is a volume I issue (number 76) of this early and uncommon title from Colorado. Irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:54

$34.00
198523

Rare & Early 18th Century DUBLIN IRELAND the Examiner 1710-11 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394109847352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EXAMINER, Dublin, January 24, 1710-11  Depending on which calendar was being used, the year was 1710 or 1711 (the latter by our current calendar).  The entire issue is one lengthy political commentary. The imprint appears at the bottom of page 4: "Dublin: Printed at the Old Post-Office in Fishshamble Street, 1711". This is the volume 1, number 25 issue. Four pages, 5 3/4 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:44

$45.00
198495

POPE PIUS XI Ridiculous Catholic Beliefs re. Mixed-sex education 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107724971

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Jan. 12, 1930 * Pope Pius XI * Catholic believes * Mixed-sex education ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "POPE ATTACKS COED SCHOOLS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 08, 2022 13:46

$38.00
198494

ADOLPH HITLER Holocaust Speech Extermination of JEWS 1st Proclaim 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107724539

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 31, 1939  * Hitler calls for Jewish extermination The top of the front page has a three column headline: "British Premier Lauds Hitler's Speech; Cites Promises Duce Made" with subheads. (see) Text of Hitler's speech is on page 4. This is considered one of the more blatant statements by Hitler calling for the extermination of the Jews and was a catalyst for the Holocaust. Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, a few s... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2022 13:46

$117.00
198477

Old Radio TELEVISION TV Tests General Electric Visual INVENTION 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107558911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 14, 1928  The front page reports a notable event in the development of television with one column heads: "RADIO TELEVISION TO HOME RECEIVERS IS SHOWN IN TESTS" "Pictures and Voices Clearly Seen and Heard in Three Schenectady Residences" "Sent Out From Laboratory" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 5 with related photos. As Wikipedia notes in its history of television: " ...In 1928, WRGB then W2XB was started as the world's first television station. It broadcast from the General Electric facility in Schenectady, NY...". This newspaper report is that event. Complete in 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional use. In great condition.

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Ends July 08, 2022 10:00

$57.00
198475

Early JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Pre Season CONTRACT Talks 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107557990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 18, 1938 * Early Joe DiMaggio contract dispute * New York Yankees - Yanks * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 17) has a banner headline: "DiMaggio Wants Big Increase but Withholds Demand Till Yanks Make Offer" with subheads and photo of DiMaggio. (see) A nice report on DiMaggio's upcoming contract after just two seasons with the New York Yankees. He wouldn't be nicknamed the "Yankee Clipper" until 1939. Probably only reported in a NYC publication. (rare as such) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 rema... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2022 09:58

$40.00
198468

Mohandas Karamchand MAHATMA GANDHI Jail Release India Leader 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374120006561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1931  * Mahatma Gandhi jail release (1st report)  The front page has one column headings that include: "M'DONALD TRIUMPHS IN DEBATE ON INDIA AS GANDHI GOES FREE" "The Nationalist Leader Predicts His Rearrest Soon--Many of His Aides Released" and more. (see) Continues on page 8 with small photo of Gandhi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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-qu... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2022 09:49

$52.00
198461

LONG RANGE ROCKETS United States U.S. Army Military TEST 1946 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107543174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1946 * Long range rockets tested * General Levin H. Campbell, Jr. * United States Army Page 27 has a two column heading: "Rocket Flies 50 Miles Upward; Army Controls Missile by Radio" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, very nice condition.

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Ends July 08, 2022 09:38

$38.00
199016

Early Babe Ruth Boston Red Sox 1 Year Contract Signing 1918 New York Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394141089496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1918 * Early Babe Ruth (pre-fame) * Boston Red Sox contract signing * Major league baseball - MLB This 24 page newspaper has a very small & discrete heading in the sport's section (page 15): "Babe Ruth Signs Contract". See photo for the very brief report on Ruth re-signing with the Boston Red Sox for the 1918 baseball season. Interesting that his signing received such a small mention considering his eventual prominence. Other news of the day, sports and advertisements are present as well. Light browning with a little margin wear and chipping, but otherwise good - especially for the period. However, the issue should be handled with care.

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Ends July 07, 2022 10:04

$49.99
199013

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


eBay Auction Item # 394141021281

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

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Ends July 07, 2022 08:55

$199.99
198426

Rare 1861 Pre-CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia w/ Charleston Harbor PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394105127144

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RICHMOND WEEKLY ENQUIRER, Virginia, Jan. 9, 1861  Frcom what would become the Confederate capital shortly before the outbreak of the Civil War. The front page includes: "Alabama for Immediate Secession" "Dissolution is Inevitable--Is a Reconstruction Possible?" "South Carolina Sovereign Convention" "Shall Our Great & Glorious Union Follow the Beaten Road of all Republics?" "Lincoln's Inauguration" and more. Of very special note are the two back page illustrations showing the; "Harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, Showing The Forts, City, etc." with related text. Also a small print of "Fort Moultrie". Four pages, large folio size, minor wear, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends July 06, 2022 12:33

$58.00
198420

Mordecai Manuel Noah Jewish Homeland Grand Island Niagara River 1826 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394105123727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 21, 1826  * Mordecai Manuel Noah * Jewish homeland on the Niagara River The most notable article is: "Re-assemblage of the Jews" which has a letter somewhat critical of the efforts of Mordecai Manuel Noah to create a homeland for the Jews on Grand Island in the Niagara River. This is followed by some responses by Mr. Noah. Also within: "Slave Labor" which is brief, and over half a page on: "Officers of the Navy" which lists the number of the various ranks, plus names of the captains, masters, commandant, and lieutenants. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the Unit... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2022 12:31

$62.00
198982

Historic Abortions Made Legal Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Decision 1973 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374156772495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-UNION, Rochester, New York, Jan. 23, 1973  * Abortion made legal (1st report) * Roe v. Wade decision * U.S. Supreme Court Although the front page has report on the funeral plans for Lyndon B. Johnson, the most notable content is on page 11 which reports on the historic Roe vs. Wade abortion case. The top of the page has: "Supreme Court: Abortion Battle Lines Drawn". The first paragraph reads: "Supporters of New York's permissive abortion law breathed a sigh of relief, while opponents shifted their fire to Washington yesterday after the U.S. Supreme Court voted 7 to 2 to limit states' rights to restrict abortions...". Present are sections A and C with 34 (of 50) pages. Very nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2022 10:34

$79.99
198972

4 Slaves Negroes Sale Runaways Washington D.C. Advertisements 1834 old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374156537669

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, Jan. 8, 1834 * (4) Slaves related advertisements The front page has a notice that offers: "100 Negroes For Sale" along with another related ad. Another slavery related ad on page 3 and one more on the back  page. (see) Unusual to have ads such as these from our nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, minor creasing at the folds, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 06, 2022 08:56

$34.99
198966

Adolph Hitler Becoming German Chancellor Jewish Holocaust Prelude 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374156385395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, January 30, 1933 * Adolph Hitler becoming chancellor (day of) * Nazi Germany begins climb to total power * First event that led to the eventual Jewish Holocaust The front page has a one column heading: "Von Papen Seeks Support Of Both Nazis, Centrists" with subheads.(see) Adolph Hitler would become the new chancellor of Germany on this day.This would be a giant stepping stone to his eventual dictatorship and the cornerstone of the Jewish Holocaust. Complete with 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 06, 2022 07:57

$37.99
198394

DANIEL WEBSTER "Liberty and Union, Now and Forever" SPEECH 1830 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374112407562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 6, 1830  * Daniel Webster: "...liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable!" Daniel Webster was a leading American statesman during the nation's antebellum period. Webster's desire to see the Union preserved and conflict averted led him to search out compromises designed to stave off the sectionalism that threatened war between the North and South. Webster's efforts to steer the nation away from civil war ultimately proved futile. On January 26, Webster gave a reply to Hayne, in which Webster openly attacked Nullification, negatively contrasted South Carolina's response to the tariff with that of his native New England's response to the Embargo of 1807, rebutted H... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2022 13:01

$98.00
198331

Horseback FEMALE SPY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War CONFEDERATE 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374108681228

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper:  DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 15, 1862  A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The ftpg. is taken up with ads plus news reports from Europe including: "The Mason-Slidell Affair" and the "Funeral of Prince Albert". Page 2 has a lengthy editorial which discusses several topics including how the winter has slowed the Yankee forces, and also: "The Condition of the Federal Treasury". Also on pg. 2: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War--Important From Cairo--Forward Movement--Nashville the Destination--Washington City Unhealthy--A Strange Story--A Female Spy on Horseback--Drunkenness in the Federal Army" and more. Other articles include: "The Department of Missouri" "The Evacuation ... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:23

$74.00
198307

1668 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 354 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374106960446

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 25, 1668 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 354 year old date prominent at the ... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2022 15:10

$47.00
198275

ROE v. WADE Abortions Controversy by Susan Brownmiller 1998 Village Voice News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374099630258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, January 27, 1998 * Roe v. Wade by Susan Brownmiller The cover has: "ROE v. WADE, 25 Years Later", with accompanying image. Fourteen page report by Susan Brownmiller within this issue. Complete with 128 pages, overall in nice condition. Provenance: This issue comes from The Village Voice's own archives, part of their in-house collection used to create their digital archive. Background: The Village Voice was an American counterculture newspaper known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse - a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. It is quite c... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2022 11:09

$42.00
198192

CHARLES STARKWEATHER Teenage Spree Killer Death Sentence 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089528132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, Jan. 31, 1958  * Charles Starkweather captured * Girlfriend Fugate  The front page has a two column heading: "Teen-Age Slayer Tells of Early Hatred" with 2 related photos. (see) Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes with some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:54

$42.00
198184

BABE RUTH Boxing Daughter and TY COBB Practicing Golf PHOTOS 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095928458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: POLICE GAZETTE, New York, January 31, 1931 * Babe Ruth & boxing * Ty Cobb & golf This tabloid calls itself: "The Leading Illustrated Sporting Journal In the World" as noted in the masthead, although it has its share of "tabloid" photos as well. Among the many sports-related photos inside is a quarter page showing the Babe boxing, captioned: "Bambino Tunes Up For Campaign. Babe Ruth works out with daughter Julia at Artie McGovern's New York City Gymnasium." Another photos shows: "Ty Cobb, veteran of diamond, takes golfing lesson from Champion Glenna Collett at Augusta, Ga." Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:45

$47.00
194511

Nellie Bly Female Wardens in Womans Prison Report 1888 The World NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393718749924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 13, 1889   * Nellie Bly expose * Women in the workplace Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic career, perhaps most notably her undercover work in exposing the poor treatment of patients at the Blackwell Island asylum for the insane. This issue reports on page 14 her work at some big city Women prison and their female wardens. The article is headed: "WITH THE PRISON MATRONS" "They Tell Nellie Bly That Women Never Reform" and more. The lengthy article article is signed at its conclusion... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2022 08:57

$92.00
166756

Best Stymie Matthew Beard Jr. Our Gang Little Rascals Actor Death 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127163149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 9, 1981  * Matthew Beard Jr. death (1st report) * "Out Gang" "Little Rascals" child actor * Best title to be had ? The bottom of page 3 has a heading: "Stymie of 'Our Gang' Comedies Dies" "Matthew Beard Jr. Was Second Black Child to Appear in Series" and includes two photos of him, one from 1973 and the other from when a child actor in the 'Our Gang' films. The article carries over to page 15. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. The complete first section with pages 1-22, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 15:31

$78.00
198098

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085543472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Jan. 26, 1901 * Carrie Nation wrecks saloons * Rare publication - Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including an interesting front page article concerning Carrie Nation. It begins: "Mrs. Carrie Nation of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, who has undertaken to stop ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:39

$59.00
198094

ALABAMA Crimson Tide Football ROSE BOWL Victory - Miami & Texas 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081628289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 2, 1946 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. USC Trojans * Orange Bowl: Miami Hurricanes vs. Holy Cross Crusaders * Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. St. Mary's * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers Page 14 has a one column heading: "Alabama Rolls over USC, 34-14" with lineups and related photo. Also reports on the Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:37

$48.00
198083

President THEODORE ROOSEVELT Rough Riders & Teddy Bear Fame DEATH 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085530844

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Jan. 9, 1919  * President Theodore Roosevelt death (1st report) The first column of the front page is headed: "COL. ROOSEVELT PASSES AWAY AT SAGAMORE HILL" "Will Be Buried On A Knoll Overlooking Long Island Sound" with the report taking half of the front page. The last ftpg. column is headed: "President Pays Fine Tribute To Roosevelt". Eight pages, small binding holes at the spine affects  3 words in the Roosevelt article but cause no loss of readability. Otherwise nice and rather fragile.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:30

$42.00
198065

Charles LINDBERGH JR. BABY Murder Trial w/ Court Testimony Photos 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081455467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, January 4, 1935.   * Charles Lindbergh Jr. Baby Kidnapping Trial * Mother and father take the stand * Court testimony The front page has a five column heading: "Lindy Identifies Hauptmann Voice" with subheads and related photo. (see) Another related photo with court testimony on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 editions. ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:15

$50.00
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