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176918

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 9, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Sherman Marching on Branchville, South Carolina" " Bragg Asking the Prayers of All Christians for Himself & His Army" "Opposition to Jeff. Davis' Proposed Suspension of Habeas Corpus" "The Union Feeling In Savannah" "Overflow of Joy at the Reappearance of the Old Flag" and much more. Eight pages, small piece from an upper corner affect no text, binding slits at the spine, good condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$30.00
170922

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill * Jewish holocaust The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "PRESIDENT FLIES TO AFRICA" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 6 & 7 with related map and small photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 14:44

$52.00
176852

Senator JFK John F. Kennedy ENTERS Presidential Race as Democrat 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543452464

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Jan. 3, 1960 * JFK - John F. Kennedy enters race * Becomes Democratic Party candidate * For President of the United States The front page has the report whereby John F. Kennedy entered the race for President, with a six column headline: "Kennedy Opens His Drive In De, Presidential Race" with subheads and small photo of JFK. Complete with all 40+ pages, some small binding holes, small library stamp near the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$98.00
176851

ROBERT FROST Rural Life American Poetry Poems 1st Report DEATH 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847219958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 29, 1963 * Robert Frost death (1st report) * American poet The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "World Pays Tribute to Robert Frost" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of famous American poet, Robert Lee Frost. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963) was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, using them to examine complex social and philosoph... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$42.00
176843

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Death FUNERAL Doctor James Craik 1800 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543448339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL & MASSACHUSETTS FEDERALIST, Boston, January 8, 1800 * President George Washington death - funeral The front page has a nice account headed: "Washington's Last Illness" which begins: "Some time in the night of Friday, the 10th instant, having been exposed to a rain on the proceeding day, General Washington was attacked with an inflammatory affection of the upper part of the wind pipe..." with much more, giving the details of his affliction, the treatments they applied, and the account of his death, which includes: "...speaking, which was painful from the beginning, how became almost impracticable; respiration grew more & more contracted and imperfect, till half after 11 on Saturday night retaining the f... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:10

$650.00
176753

JEAN PICCARD High Altitude Ballooning Stratosphere Flight DEATH 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841664592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Jan. 29, 1963 * Jean Piccard death (1st report) * Stratosphere ballooning flight fame The front page has a one column heading: "JEAN PICCARD, FAMED SPACE PIONEER, DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with all 28 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2019 14:57

$40.00
176673

SINN FEIN Dail Eirann Free Ireland Independence IRISH REPUBLIC in 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392534341518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 22, 1919 * Sinn Fein proclaims parliament of Free Ireland * Dail Eireann - Irish republic The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "IRISH ASSEMBLY DECLARES NEW FREE REPUBLIC" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins and central fold with a little wear, a few small tape mends on the front page, otherwsie good. wikipedia notes: In the 1918 general election, Sinn Féin won 73 of Ireland's 105 seats, and in January 1919, its MPs assembled in Dublin and proclaimed themselves Dáil Éireann, the parliament of Ireland.

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Ends December 13, 2019 07:09

$44.00
176539

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Contract Signing 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523213077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1928 * Lou Gehrig signs for 3 years * New York Yankees contract * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 9) has a one column heading: "YANKS SIGN GEHRIG TO 3-YEAR CONTRACT" with subheads and photo of Gehrig. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. 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... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:28

$45.00
176522

JAN MASARYK Czechoslovakia Diplomat & Politician SUICIDE Death 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521839659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTIEL, Mass., March 10, 1948 * Jan Garrigue Masaryk suicide death * Czechoslovakia diplomat & politician The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Masaryk's Death Leap Laid To Czech Red Coup" with subheads and photo of Masaryk. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:14

$45.00
176521

LOS GATOS DC-3 Mexican Laborers Airplane "Deportee" Song CRASH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831276861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 29, 1948 * Los Gatos DC-3 airplane crash * Diablo Range - California disaster * Mexican farm laborers - workers * Woody Guthrie's "Deportee" song The front page has a one column heading: "Plane Crash Kills 28 Deportees" with subhead. First report coverage on the 1948 Los Gatos DC-3 crash in which killed many Mexicans being sent back to Mexico. This plane crash inspired the protest song "Deportee" by Woody Guthrie. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine,small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:12

$46.00
176353

FRANK LEAHY Becomes Boston College Eagles FOOTBALL New Head Coach 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822547420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 29, 1939 * Frank Leahy becomes coach * Boston College Eagles football * Notre Dame Fighting Irish tackle The front page of this section has a one column heading: "LEAHY NEW COACH AT BOSTON COLLEGE" with subheads and photo of Leahy. (see) First report coverage on Frank Leahy becoming the new head coach of the Boston College Eagles football team. He would coach 2 seasons there before becoming Notre Dame's head coach. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other sporting news of the day, rag edition, minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:19

$45.00
176344

EMIL G. HIRSCH Jewish Reform Judaism Movement Rabbi Jews DEATH 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822544357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 8, 1923 * Emil G. Hirsch death * Reform Judaism Rabbi * Jewish - Jews - Judaica * Best title to be had ? The front page has a great banner headline: "DR. EMIL G. HIRSCH DEAD" with subheads. (See) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 6 with related photo. Great to have from city where he lived and died. Very rare as such. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:13

$88.00
176269

(12) A. B. FROST Baseball Caricatures Prints Illustrations Scenes 1890 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820043468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: HARPER'S MONTHLY, New York, January, 1890 The entire back page is captioned: "Our National Game", showing twelve different baseball caricatures each with a caption, illustrated by the famed artist A.B. Frost. Other content is "Jamaica, New and Old" "The Russian Army" "The Smyrna Fig Harvest" "St. Andrew's" and many additional articles, stories and poems. Complete in 158 pgs., disbound and without wrappers. It does have an archival mend to the back page, but is in overall nice condition. Measures 6 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches. Great, early baseball item.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:22

$82.00
176227

Rare PORTLAND Multnomah County Oregon Old West Willamete Valley 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392500094829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MORNING OREGONIAN, Portland, Jan. 10, 1879 * Rare title * Old West era This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Very early for Oregon. Small address label within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2019 14:14

$28.00
175975

Early IBM COMPUTER Electronic Eye Invention Language Translation 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483965540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 8, 1954 * Early IBM computer invention Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Russian Is Turned Into English By a Fast Electronic Translator" First report coverage continues on page 5 with related photo and example of the typed card. An interesting article hearkening to the very beginning of the computer era. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:18

$57.00
175942

PROHIBITION Herbert Hoover Message to Congress DRY LAWS Enforced 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806598877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1930 * Herbert Hoover message to Congress (lengthy text) * Prohibition & the enforcement of the Dry Law The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HOOVER URGES CONGRESS TO REBUILD DRY LAW ENFORCEMENT MACHINERY; BACKS MESSAGE WITH BOARD'S REPORTS" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, Light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:23

$44.00
175852

Best WILLIAM WRIGLEY JR. Chewing Gum & Chicago Cubs Field DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472312782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 27, 1932 * William Wrigley Jr. death & funeral * American chewing gum industrialist * Chicago Cubs owner - Wrigley Field * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page first column has heads on the death and funeral of William Wrigley, the chewing gum industrialist, owner of the Chicago Cubs and for whom the Cubs field is named. The Heads: "Wrigley Rites Tomorrow In Pasadena Home" "Plan Services Here at Same Hour". The article carries over to page 4 where are additional articles on him including: "Fortune of Wrigley Built with Coins of Many Lands" "Wrigley Maker Of History In Chicago Trade - Business Men Tell of His Acumen" "Story Of How Gum Became A Big Business - Chicle and W... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:19

$88.00
175776

MIKE TYSON Knockouts KO's Larry Holmes Heavyweight Boxing Fight 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470173139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 1988 * Mike Tyson knockouts Larry Holmes * Heavyweight boxing championship bout * Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "For Holmes, Last Fight Is Painfully Short" with large photo (See) First report coverage continues inside with 2 more related photos. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 56 pages, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:29

$48.00
175703

DALLAS COWBOYS Win Super Bowl VI Football Very 1st NFL Title 1975 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797050395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, January 17, 1972 * Dallas Cowboys win 1st championship * Super Bowl VI vs. Miami Dolphins * NFL - National Football League The front page has a two column heading: "Cowboys lasso Miami" (see) The top of page 4 has a four column headline: "Dallas Cowboys prove ability Sunday" (see) First report coverage on the Dallas Cowboys winning their very 1st Super Bowl championship. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp with the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2019 06:35

$52.00
175620

SIEGE OF LENINGRAD Russia Nazis German Blockade BROKEN 1943 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392456132489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1943 * Siege of Leningrad broken (1st report) * German - Nazi blockade break * Operation Iskra - Saint Petersburg The top of the front page has a five column headline: "RUSSIAN BREAK LENINGRAD SIEGE" with subheads that include: "Eight Lines of Nazi Lines Smashed in Break of Leningrad Ring" and more with related map. More inside. 1st report coverage on the Leningrad blockade finally being broken. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2019 14:42

$57.00
175444

BABE RUTH Gene Tunney Booby Jones & More PHOTOS Sport's Stars for 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392442134019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 1, 1928 * Sport's stars & feats of 1927 * Babe Ruth - Gene Tunney - Bobby Jones The front page of this section has ten photos of various sport's stars for the year of 1927 with heading: "Some of the Outstanding Figures of the Past Year in Various Fields of Sport" Nice for display. Also coverage on the various feats that occurred in the past year with much on the New York Yankees who had 110 wins and is considered one of the best baseball teams of all time (1927). Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2019 15:09

$40.00
175328

Terrific SLAVERY AUCTION Slaves Sale at Montgomery Alabama PRINT 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775128461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Jan. 26, 1861 A very rare issue as the front page has a terrific print captioned: "Annual Sale and Hiring of Slaves at Montgomery, Ala." accompanied with an article of the same heading. Only rarely were slave auction prints put in newspapers of the day, and this is great in that it is on the front page. Compounding the rarity is this being an uncommon title. Inside has: "Scene in Front of the Capitol, Montgomery, Ala., on the Day the Ordinance of Secession Was Passed." and a print of: "The Secession War--Scenes on the Ramparts of Fort Sumter." The back page has a political cartoon. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:43

$610.00
175283

Extremely RARE 17th Century OXFORD EDITION England Gazette 1665 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372773855528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OXFORD GAZETTE, England, January 29, 1665 (1666 by today's calendar) - issue #22 * Earliest & Rarest of newspapers to be had This is an extremely famous--and rare--title, being the predecessor of the famous "London Gazette", the oldest continually published English language newspaper in the world. Because of the Plague at this time, the Royal Court had removed itself from London to Oxford when this newspaper began, so issues #1 thru #23 were published in Oxford (actually published simultaneously in London & Oxford), and when the contagion had subsided & the Court returned to London this newspaper went with it and renamed itself "The London Gazette" with issue #24, and the rest is history. This is issue number 22. T... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2019 14:33

$1,740.00
175145

TEXAS A&M AGGIES - USC Trojans Clemson Tigers Bowls Win FOOTBALL 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764749067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 2, 1940 * Rose Bowl: USC Trojans vs. Tennessee Volunteers * Orange Bowl: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Missouri Tigers * Sugar Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies vs. Tulane * Cotton Bowl: Clemson Tigers vs. Boston College Eagles The sport's section (page 18) has first report coverage on the 4 major bowl games with various headings. (see images) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:58

$45.00
175126

WALLIS SIMPSON Color Photo re. King Edward VIII Abdication 1937 Picture Section


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392418471116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLOROTO SECTION only (picture) of the New York World-Telegram, January 2, 1937 * Wallis Warfield Simpson color photo & more * re. King Edward VIII abdication The front page of this section has a nice colored photo of Wallis Warfield Simpson. (see) Page 3 has a few more related photos (black & white). Other photos of the day throughout. Complete Coloroto section only with 6 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:48

$33.00
175117

JOE DIMAGGIO To Enlist U.S. Army New York Yankees w/ Photo 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764740259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONILCE, January 14, 1943 * Joe DiMaggio decides to enlist in U.S. Army * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Marriage troubles with Dorothy Arnold * From his hometown & where he played minor league The front page has a one column heading: "DiMaggio Harmony" with subhead. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a two column headline: "DiMaggio, Wife Reconciled; Joe Plans to Enlist" with photo of DiMaggio with his wife. (see) Nice to have in this San Francisco publication, rare as such. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:42

$48.00
175074

Pan American PACIFIC CLIPPER 1st Around World Airplane Flight 1942 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372752418114

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, January 7, 1942 * Pacific Clipper - Boeing 314 flying boat * 1st commercial aircraft to circle the World * Pan American World Airways' The front page has a two column heading: "Clipper Ends Epoch-Making, 31,000-Mile Flight From war" (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small archival mend along the right margin, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Pacific Clipper (civil registration NC18602) was a Boeing 314 Clipper flying boat famous for having completed Pan American World Airways' first around the world flight. The flight of the then-named Califo... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2019 15:02

$45.00
175040

PROHIBITION 18th Eighteenth Amendment to be Repealed ? Drys Wets 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372751508792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, January 19, 1930 * Prohibition - 18th Eighteenth Amendment * Wets vs. Drys in Washington D.C. * Beginning of the end ? The front page has a one column heading: "DRYS' STEAM ROLLER WORKS" with subheads. (see) Was this the beginning of the fight to repeal prohibition ? Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 28, 2019 15:27

$40.00
174963

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio PHYSICS Electricity Death FUNERAL 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749391256

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1943 * Nikola Tesla death - funeral * Father of Radio - Physics Pager 24 has one column headlines that include: "2,000 ARE PRESENT AT TESLA FUNERAL" "Cathedral of St. John the Divine Is Scene of Yugoslav State Function for Scientist" "Great In Science Attend" and more. (see) First report coverage on Nikola Tesla's funeral. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 11:57

$92.00
174849

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742758899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY DELTA, New Orleans, Oct. 27, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Among the front page items are: "Federal Evacuation of the Kanawha" "Floyd Marching for Kentucky" "From Arizona" "From New Mexico" "A Navy of Our Own" "Confederate Congress" & more. Inside includes: "From the Seat of War In Virginia" "Helping Ourselves" "Dispatches from Missouri to Northern Papers" "Seward's Last Joke" and more. Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Conf... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:07

$133.00
174775

SARA TEASDALE Lyric Poet "I Shall Not Care" Poem SUICIDE Death 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739652680

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1933 * Sara Teasdale suicide death * "I Shall Not Care" poem * American lyric poet The front page has a one column heading: "SARA TEASDALE, POET, FOUND DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 4 with photo and her poem "I Shall Not Care" which was thought to be her suicide note. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 hi... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:14

$48.00
174633

JOE LOUIS Wins Boxing Title Fight & LOU GEHRIG Contract Signed 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734909484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, January 26, 1939 * Joe Louis heavyweight boxing title fight * Lou Gehrig signs contract with Yankees * His last full season The top of the front page of this section has a great banner headline: "JOE LOUIS CHOPS DOWN LEWIS IN FIRST" with subheads and 4 related photos. (see) Nice for display. More on the following page. Page 5 has a three column headline: "Gehrig Signs For Less $$" (see) This would be Gehrig's last full season as a player before his tragic health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 6 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine. nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:13

$44.00
174443

Rare 18th Century SCOURGE Oxymel Busby London England 1753 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727464119

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SCOURGE, London, Jan. 30, 1753 * Rare title A very curious and uncommon newspaper from England done in editorial format, popular with other titles at that time as well. It was published "By Oxymel Busby, Esq." as noted in the masthead. This newspaper lasted but 81 issues. Single column format with 6 pages, 7 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, some dirtiness to a portion of the ftpg. only, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:17

$33.00
174439

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination JUDAICA 1916 Newpaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363644325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29, 1916 * Louis D. Brandeis nomination * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page carries a single column headline "Brandeis Is Named To Succeed Lamar" with subhead "Nomination Causes Great Surprise, and It Seems Certain There Will Be Gift Against Confirmation". "...The senate received the nomination with unconcealed surprise in which all official Washington joined because Mr. Brandeis had not been mentioned among the long list of eligibles which President Wilson considered, or among an equally long list of aspirants who presented indorsements...". Mr. Brandeis became the first Jewish Supreme Court Justice. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day ... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:15

$88.00
174403

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1862 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726357704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 27, 1862 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states with the front page taken up various advertisements and news, including; "The Northern Congress" "The Emancipation Question" "The Only Compromise With the Rebels" as well as "Notes Of The War". The inside pages have various Civil War reports from the Confederate perspective, including items headed: "Movements and Spirit Of The War--The Battle In Kentucky" "The Latest" "The Late Mr. Tyler" "The Burnside Expedition--Rumours" "The Texas Road" "Military Dandies" and much reporting from the: "Legislature of Virginia" as well as: "Latest Northern News" among smaller items also. The b... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:47

$89.00
174226

UTAH STATEHOOD Joins the Union Outlaws Polygamy Grover Cleveland 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352602132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, January 4, 1896 * Utah statehood - joins the Union * President Grover Cleveland proclamation * Abandons polygamy The front page of section two has a report of Utah joining the Union with column heads: "UTAH NOW A STATE" "President Signed the Proclamation of Admission Today", it becoming the 45th state in the Union. Mention is made that: "...the constitutional convention, which met in March last, conformed, in its draft of the fundamental law, to the requirement of the act of Congress providing that there shall be absolute religious toleration and prohibition of polygamy...", the latter issue being a stumbling block to statehood previously. Complete in 16 pages, various archival mends at t... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:26

$98.00
173017

DONALD TRUMP & Model Melania Knauss get MARRIED Wedding Weds 2005 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 2005 * Donald Trump gets married for the 3rd time * Melania Knauss - Slovene-born fashion model The top of page 26 has a three column heading: "Lavish Wedding Bells Ring for Trump" with photo of Melania in a limo. First report coverage here and from probably one of the most liberal cities/counties in America. I'm sure not many of these issues exist because no historic events happened on this day, very rare as such. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2019 15:00

$100.00
173982

NULLIFICATION CRISIS re. South Carolina w/ Andrew Jackson Message 1833 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392329503844

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUPPLEMENT TO THE NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE, Washington, D.C., Jan. 18, 1833 * President Andrew Jackson message * Nullification Crisis re. South Carolina An interesting single sheet printed on tissue paper quality newsprint; very thin. Save for a few ads on the back side the entire issue is taken up with the: "MESSAGE Of the President of the United States to both Houses of Congress, transmitting copies of the Ordinance & Other Documents & his Proclamation in Relation to South Carolina", signed at its conclusion: Andrew Jackson. A quite historic document on the Nullification Crisis, which was a political crisis in 1832–33 which involved a confrontation between South Carolina and the federal government. It ensued aft... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2019 15:31

$455.00
173864

Great HOWARD HUGHES Transcontinental Airplane Speed Flight Record 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372698584864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 19, 1937 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Transcontinental airplane speed flight record * Los Angeles to New York City The front page has a three column headline: "Hughes Spans U. S. in 7 1/2 Hours Fighting Death at 20,000 Feet" with subhead and two related photos. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 28, 2019 07:39

$55.00
173734

WALTER SICKERT German Painter & The Real JACK THE RIPPER ? Death 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693998606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 24, 1942. * Walter Richard Sickert death * English Impressionist painter * The real "Jack The Ripper" ? Page 19 has a one column heading: "W. R. Sickert, 81, Famed Artist, Dies" with subhead. (see) Some believe him to be the real "Jack the Ripper". Complete with all 29 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:41

$46.00
173731

GERMAN U-BOAT ATTACK North Carolina East Coast Allan Jackson 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693995964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Jan. 19, 1942 * Allan Jackson - American steam tanker * German U-Boat attack off North Carolina coat * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "23 DIED IN 3D ATTACK BY SUB OFF EAST COAST" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:37

$57.00
173726

UNITED STATES ASIATIC FLEET Far East Sea Battle Victory 1942 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693994288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 16, 1942 * United States Asiatic Fleet * United States Navy * Early into World War II The front page is a terrific banner headline proclaiming: "FIVE JAP SHIPS SUNK BY U. S. ASIATIC FLEET" with subheads. Nice for display. The Asiatic Fleet would dissolve shortly after. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:33

$52.00
173595

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S General Theory of Relativity Expanded Reported 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372691624186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1929 * Professor Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity extended * Gravitation - Electromagnetism Page 6 has a two column heading: "Einstein Is Amazed at Stir Over Theory; Holds 100 Journalists at Bay for a Week" I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. 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 prima... See More  

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Ends July 17, 2019 15:22

$47.00
173483

SOCIAL SECURITY INTRODUCED Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Bill in 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372688568659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 18, 1935. * Start of Social Security in the U.S. The front page has a one column heading: "CONGRESS GETS 'SOCIAL SECURITY,' PENSION BILLS" with subhead. First report coverage on what would eventually become social security in the United States. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 July 12, 2019 09:47

$45.00
173312

AMERICA'S 1st TRAIN ROBBERY New York, Haven & Hartford Railroad 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683183778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1866 * 1st train robbery in America * New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad The top of the front page has nice headlines on: "The Railroad Robbery" with also: "Over Half a Million Dollars Stolen from the Adams Express Company" "Escape of the Thieves" "Interesting Particulars of the Crime". What is notable is that most internet sources note that the Reno brothers train robbery of October, 1866 was the very first train robbery in the United States, however "encyclopedia.com" gives the following details about this early robbery: "Train Robberies were more frequent in the United States than anywhere else in the world in the latter half of the nineteenth century. Vast stretches of sp... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:49

$67.00
173308

Best CHICAGO BEARS vs All-Stars NFL Professional Football 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683182618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 5, 1942 * Chicago Bears vs. Pro football all-stars * Post Pearl Harbor Pro Bowl * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "BEARS DEFEAT LEAGUE ALL-STARS, 35 TO 24" with subheads, lineups and related photo. Nice for display. Much on World War II with nice front page headline. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The 1942 National Football League All-star Game (January) was the professional football league's fourth all-star game. The game pitted the Chicago Bears, the league's champion for the 1941... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:45

$57.00
173247

Jamaica Long Island NYC New Year's CARRIER'S ADDRESS to Patrons 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304429509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LONG ISLAND DEMOCRAT, Jamaica, Queens County, Long Island, New York, Jan. 8, 1856 * New Year's carrier address The front page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "The Carrier's Address to the Patrons of the Long Island Democrat", the significance of which can be found on the web. Page 2 has two reports relating to the President's state-of-the-union address.

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Ends June 27, 2019 15:01

$37.00
173145

JOE NAMATH Signs NEW YORK JETS Alabama Crimson Tide NFL Football 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301891138

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 3, 1965 * Joe Namath signs contract * Alabama Crimson Tide * New York Jets (NFL) At the bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) is a four column heading: "Namath Snaps Up $400,000 Contract" with "Jets Give Him Richest Deal In Sports" More on the next page with photo of Namath. (see) First report coverage on football great, Joe Namath, officially signing with the New York Jets. A great item for any New York fan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:34

$70.00
172988

THE SLEEPING GYPSY Henri Rousseau Painting Museam of Modern Art 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 22, 1940 * "The Sleeping Gypsy" by Henri Rousseau * Oil painting acquired by Museum of Modern Art Page 17 has a one column heading: "ROUSSEAU PAINTING GIVEN TO MUSEUM" with subhead and 2 related photo, one showing the famous Henri Rousseau oil painting, "The Sleeping Gypsy". (see) First report coverage on the Museum of Modern Art acquiring "The Sleeping Gypsy" oil painting from Mrs. Simon Guggenheim. Probably only reported in this NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:14

$40.00
172951

WILLIAM BORAH Famous U.S. Idaho Senator DEATH w/ Photos 1940 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 20, 1940 * William Edgar Borah death (1st report) * Republican United States Senator - Idaho The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WILLIAM E. BORAH, SENATOR 33 YEARS, IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. Lengthy 1st report coverage continue inside with pictorial. 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 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$40.00
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