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199117

Garrettsville Ohio Gangster Alvin Karpis Barker Gang Train Robbery1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374165984499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, November 8, 1935  * Garrettsville, Portage co., Ohio train robbery * Gangsters Alvin Karpis -  Ma Barker gang The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "'West West' gang Hunted" with subhead: "Mail Train Is Robbed of More Than $40,000" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time. Complete with 60 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: In November, 1935, Alvin Karpis robbed a train in Garrettsville. Karpis was a member of Ma Barker's gang, and was assisted in the robbery by gang member Harry Campbell and at least one other accomplice. Karpis and his gang stole $30,000, and obtained a private airplane to escape to Hot Springs, Arkansas. K... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2022 14:38

$42.00
199083

First Ever Automobile Car Advertisement Winton Motor Carriage Co. 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374165626825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 10, 1898  * 1st ever automobile advertisement (historic) * Horseless carriage A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the first automobile advertisement ever published in America is on the back page (not the very first appearance, which was in the July 30, 1898 issue).   The top of the back page has an advertisement headed: "A DELIGHTFUL DRIVE...manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". Other details mentioned in the ad, plus a photo of a couple riding in the vehicle.   The advertisement measures 2 5/8 by 2 1/8 inches. The issue is complete in 16 pages, filled with ... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2022 07:56

$55.00
199069

Charles Pretty Boy Floyd Bank Robber & Public Enemy No. 1 Shot 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374160458391

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1934  * Charles Pretty Boy Floyd * Public enemy No. 1 shot (killed) The top of page 16 has an article headed: "Posses Hunt Floyd In Dense Ohio Woods" "Outlaw Believed to Have Been Wounded in Gun Battle Which Trapped Richetti" (see) Floyd would die of his wounds on this day. Complete in 42 pages, a little spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2022 11:02

$48.00
198851

Billy Burke wins 1931 US. Open Golf Tournament Inverness Club Toledo Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394129814028

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 7, 1931 * Billy Burke wins 1931 U.S. Open of golf * Inverness Club - Toledo, Ohio * 72-hole playoff vs. George Von Elm The front page has a one column heading: "BURKE DEFEATS VON ELM; KING OF U. S. GOLF" with subhead. First report coverage continues in the sport's section. Photo of Burke with heading is on the back page. (see) Complete with rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 23, 2022 09:56

$48.00
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
198726

Rare & Early 19th Century Cincinnati Hamilton County Ohio w/ Ads 1827 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374140629694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY CINCINNATI GAZETTE, Cincinnati, Ohio, Nov. 17, 1827 * Volume 1 issue The entire front is taken up with advertisements, general content on page 2, and more ads on page 3 and the back page. Some of the ads are illustrated. Early from the city known as the "Queen of the West", this is a volume I issue of this publication. This is complete in four pages with a slight irregular left spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2022 07:15

$34.00
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
198626

Ohio State Buckeyes Les Horvath wins Heisman Trophy 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374131955637

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: STARS AND STRIPES, Italy edition, Dec. 12, 1944  * Les Horvath wins Heisman Trophy * Ohio State Buckeyes football * Battle of the bulge about to begin * World War II military publication The official newspaper of the: "...U.S. Armed Forces in the European Theater...". The front page has some content concerning the events just prior to the famous Battle of the Bulge with: "U.S. 1st Army Advances In Fighting For Duren" "Resistance Weakening Along Roer" and more. Page 7 has a two column photo with text that begins with: "Named The Outstanding Football Player of 1944..." (see) Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2022 07:49

$40.00
198533

Pro Confederate ABRAHAM LINCOLN Call for Troops Procl. 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394109852598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 27, 1864  * Abraham Lincoln call for troops * Pro Confederate publication Among the articles on the ftpg. are: "President Lincoln Figuring on the Peace Question!--The Negro Only in the Way!" "Correspondence the Peace Proposition" includes letters signed by Horace Greeley and one by Abraham Lincoln. Articles within: "An Infamous Proclamation" "War News of the Week" and: "President's Proclamation--500,000 Men called For" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, various foxing, and loss at the blank spine fortunately does not affect any text. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or th... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:51

$57.00
198520

MORMONS Mormonism Europe Emmigration to New York 1858 Norwalk Ohip Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374123313478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWALK EXPERIMENT, Ohio, May 4, 1858 * Mormons from Sweden, Denmark, etc. emigrate to U.S. * Uncommon title from Ohio * Gang goes on a murderous rampage The bottom of page 2 has "Arrival of Mormons at New York", which states in full: "A company of 90 Mormons, 81 of them from Sweden, Denmark and Norway, and nine from England, arrived in New York… on board of the emigrant ship John Bright, from Liverpool. The majority of the emigrants are females. None of the men have more than one wife, and many of them have none. The Times says they are generally very intelligent looking. They will settle temporarily in some part of the Northwest, judging it unsafe to venture across The Plains now." An unrelated article has, "A ... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:42

$98.00
199052

Millfield Mine Disaster Dover Township Ohio Coal Explosion 1930 old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374158393196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, Nov. 6, 1930 * Millfield Mine disaster * Sunday Creek Coal Co. * Dover Township, Ohio The front page has a nice banner headline: "160 MEN KILLED IN OHIO MINE EXPLOSION" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 22 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, some binding slits along the spine, generally good.

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Ends July 07, 2022 11:48

$47.99
199021

Extremely Rare Ohio River Passenger Stemaboat Steamer Charmer 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374158335657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARMER, printed for the "Steamer Charmer" as noted in the dateline, May 20, 1870  A quite rare steamboat newspaper which published weekly: "...and circulated by the Steamer Charmer along both sides of the Ohio River, from Marietta to Cincinnati & furnished daily to the passengers on the boat...". The back page has a nice print of the paddle-wheeler "Charmer" with its schedule on the Ohio River. The officers of the Charmer are listed as well. The ftpg. includes a note from the Charter which includes: "No pains are spared by the officers of the Charmer to minister to the comfort ^ pleasure of their passengers. the staterooms are roomy & are kept in te neatest order...The berths will be found sweet & clean...For ladies the a... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2022 10:37

$549.99
199018

Confederate John S. Mosby Guerrillas Greenback Raid 1864 old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374158323932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, October 18, 1864  * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Rare Confederate title This newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy has much reporting on the Civil War, but perhaps the most significant is a back page account with heads: "From the Valley--Capture Of A Railroad Train" which includes in part: "...Mosby made a most audacious & successful attack upon the westward bound railway express train...The engine was thrown from the track & two paymasters & several other officers were captured, with over two hundred thousand dollars in Government funds. The passengers were robbed of their money & valuables..." with more (see). Also, the front page has... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2022 10:21

$199.99
198410

JAMES A. GARFIELD Chester Arthur Republican President NOMINATION 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374116954998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, June 9, 1880 * James A. Garfield nomination (1st report) * Republican National Convention This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. The front page has headings that include: "LIGHT AT LAST" "The Presidential Mystery Solved at Chicago" "James A. Garfield, of Ohio, for President" "Chester A. Arthur, of New York, for Vice President" and much more. Loads of text. This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 10 pages, minor irregularity along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2022 10:04

$30.00
198310

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374106961933

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 June 30, 2022 15:12

$62.00
198259

SKI JUMPING Winter Sports Red Wing MN Minnesota PRINT & Gambling 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374099545311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Feb. 2, 1893  A great issue for skiers as the full ftpg. shows: "Winter Sports in the West--Flying On Skis--Thorger Hemmestvedt's Great Jump of 103 Feet at Red Wing, Minnesota". Red Wing is the birthplace of America ski-jumping. Inside has an interesting full page: "Shall We Restrict Immigration? Specimen Types of Constantly Arriving Immigrants at Ellis Island". A fullpg: "Obsequies of the Late Ex-President Rutherford B. Hayes at Fremont, Ohio" "The Gambling Evil--Scenes in the Pool Rooms of New York", a photo of: "Ignace Paderewski, the Famous Pianist" and more. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends June 27, 2022 09:49

$70.00
197809

First Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061339938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 30, 1898  * Very 1st ever automobile advertisement * Horseless carriage (historic) A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the mentioned advertisement was the very first automobile ad ever published in America. This same (or extremely similar) ad appeared in some later issues of this magazine but this was the very first appearance. A back page advertisement is headed: "Dispense With A Horse" and describes the fine features of the "Winton Motor Carriage" manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". It measures 2 1/8 by 2 3/8 inches and includes a small but nice engraving of a cou... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:42

$245.00
197692

OHIO STATE BUCKEYES College Football Wins NCAA National Champions 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053763698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 2, 1942 * Ohio State Buckeyes * National champions (1st report) * NCAA college football The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ohio State Is Crowned National Grid Champion" with standings. (see).First report coverage on the Ohio State Buckeyes officially being named national champions of college football by the associated press. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:04

$68.00
197569

INDIANA TERRITORY President John Adams Congress Act CREATION 1800 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374041401954

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 23, 1800  Most  of a front page column is taken up with: "An Act to Divide the Territory of the United States North-west of the Ohio, into Two Separate Governments" which is signed in script type by the President: John Adams. This was the Act of Congress which created the Indiana Territory, with Vincennes as its capital. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, some older archival repairs to the back page spine margin, good condition.

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Ends May 25, 2022 13:28

$58.00
197403

FENIANS Irish Republican Brotherhood to Attack CANADA ? 1866 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374029103616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Ohio, April 11, 1866  * Fenians - Irish Republican Brotherhood * Invasion of Canada threatened * Eastport, Maine - Campo Bello Island The top of the front page as one column headings that include: "THE FENIANS" "The Fenians Mean Fight" "Their War Vessels In The Harbor" "Arrest of Michael Murphy, the Head Centre" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete with 8 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends May 18, 2022 13:02

$33.00
197369

SPRINGFIELD Clark County OHIO Race Riot Houses Burned NEGROES 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023562561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 1, 1906 * Springfield Ohio * Clark County * Race riot - Negroes The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MORE RIOTING IN SPRINGFIELD" 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 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends May 15, 2022 09:44

$40.00
197181

Very Rare FREDERICKSBURG Salt Creek Township Wayne County OHIO 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007985705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD, Fredericksburg, Wayne County, Ohio, June 15, 1878  * Very rare publication A very scarce title from this town which never had more than 600 inhabitants. This is the volume 1, number 23 issues. No issues are recorded in any institutional holdings, and the title is not even listed in Gregory's 'Union List of American Newspapers', nor is it listed in 'Union List of Serials'. Various news reports of the day. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one sheet, small folio size, various toning to portions.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:25

$145.00
197143

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE 1 Year in Jail for WEAPONS Gun 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006291550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1929  * Al 'Scarface' Capone - Chicago Beer baron  * 1 Year Jail term - Avoids murder for hire  * Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia, Pennsyvania The top of page 3 has a small one column heading: "Al Capone Says His Jail Isn't So Bad, And Neither Is He" (see) Probably only found is a Chicago publication. Capone entered the jail the previous week. Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Capone arranged to have himself jailed in Philadelphia for a year to avoid numerous "murder for hire" outfits that were hunting for him. McGurn was gunned down at a bowling alley on the anniversary of the garage slaughter, and two others involved in the killing disappeared.... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:35

$52.00
196662

GREAT DAYTON FLOOD Ohio Miami River Runoff Flooding Disaster 1913 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393986106049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 26, 1913 * Great Dayton Flood - Miami River - Ohio The front page has a nice banner headline: "THOUSANDS MEET DEATH IN GREAT FLOODS" with subheads. (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 16 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 14, 2022 08:31

$44.00
196537

RED GRANGE Illinois Fighting Illini v Ohio State College Football 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393977167118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the The Detroit Free Press, Nov. 25, 1923 * Red Grange "The Galloping Ghost" * University of Illinois Fighting Illini * Year of the National Championship * Ohio State Buckeyes - college football The front page of the sport's section has a five column heading "ILLINOIS BEATS OHIO AND STICKS IN TIE AT TOP" with subheads that include: "Grange Scores Touchdown; Britton Kicks Goal in Fading Moments" and more with lineups & Big Ten final standings. Sport's section only with 12 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 08, 2022 09:04

$52.00
196441

Rare COLUMBUS OHIO Post Civil War Henry Wirz & Jefferson Davis 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373958684328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 20, 1865  * Henry Wirz trial * Jefferson Davis From shortly after the end of the Civil War but still with war-related reports including: "Returned Soldiers" "The Real Abolition Platform of Ohio" "Mustering Out Negro Troops" "The Wirz Trial" "Trouble Brewing in the Abolition Camp" "Jefferson Davis" "An Interview With the President" & much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2022 09:08

$29.00
196324

1925 CLARENCE DARROW William Jennings Bryan PHOTOS Scopes Monkey Trial Dayton OH


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393957010366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of The Detroit Free Press, July 19, 1925 * Scopes Monkey Trial * Dayton, Tennessee photos * William Jennings Bryan  * Clarence Darrow The front page of this section has two photos showing both William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow in Dayton, Ohio. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete Rotogravure section with 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends March 24, 2022 10:54

$30.00
195931

Horrors of Prison CAMP CHASE Columbus Ohio ANDERSONVILLE of North1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393913858207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 27, 1865  * Camp Chase in Columbus, Ohio Most of the front page is taken up with a quite lengthy report headed: "The Horrors Of Camp Chase" "A Companion To Andersonville" with many subheads. Other reports include: "Infamous!" "A Two-Penny Tyrant" "Mill On Negro Suffrage" "The Confederate Leaders in Texas" "The Rebellious Radicals" and much more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circul... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2022 09:52

$32.00
195826

Historic YURI GAGARIN Vostok 1 Cosmonaut 1st Human SPACE FLIGHT 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373912262611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND PRESS, Ohio, April 12, 1961  * Yuri Gagarin - Vostok 1 - Soviet cosmonaut * 1st human into outer space (1st report) The  banner headline announces that the Soviets have taken the lead in the space race: "FIRST MAN IN SPACE" with subhead: "Russian Orbits Earth, Then Returns Safely". Also a photo of: "Russian Maj. Yuri Gagarin..." as well as a photo of a celebratory crowd in Moscow streets. Nice for display. The complete first section with pages 1-26, toning at the fold, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2022 15:11

$92.00
195666

GUTTENBERG (Prairie La Porte) IA Clayton County Iowa FOUNDED 1844 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373893449013

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Oct. 1, 1844  * Guttenberg, Clayton County, Iowa founded A page 3 article headed: "Prairie LaPorte" reports: "Two hundred or upwards of German families from Hamilton county, Ohio, have made a purchase of Prairie LaPorte, where they are now laying out a city. Prairie LaPorte is in Clayton County, Iowa, on the Mississippi. The site is said to be an excellent one, and the city will be the most northerly one in Iowa..." plus mention there are plans to establish vineyards and cultivate grapes. Note: Upon settlement by the Germans the name of this community was eventually changed to Guttenberg. Four pages, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends February 21, 2022 12:00

$38.00
195576

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio Final Months of the Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393869603747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1865  * Final months of the war * Rare pro-Confederate title This issue is from near the end of the Civil War. Among the articles on the front page are: "The Raid on the Mobile & Ohio Railroad--Sherman Advancing into South Carolina" and "From the South--Latest from Wilmington--Disappearance of the Federal Fleet--Caustic Article on Butler--Savannah & Sherman's Operations...". Inside pages include: "War News of the Week" " "Progress of Conquest in 1864" "The Confederate General Cleburne" "Determination of the Administration to Wage a War of Extermination Against the Rebels--All Offers of Amnesty to be Withdrawn" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. ... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2022 13:28

$42.00
195418

GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster ARRESTED 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393843812828

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1946  * George 'Bugs' Moran arrested * Chicago Prohibition Gangster Page 21 has a two column head: "Moran, Chicago 'Dry' Era Gangster, Held In Kentucky on Ohio Armed Hold-Up Charge." See photos for the report. The complete 1st section only with all 38 pages. This is the rag edition, printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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Ends February 04, 2022 10:19

$40.00
195353

Great V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Nazis Quit 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373846833242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND PRESS, Ohio, May 8, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit * Great for display A large, bold banner head dominates the front page reading: "ALLIES PROCLAIM VICTORY IN EUROPE" with various related subheads as well. There is a huge red & blue "V" running from top to bottom of the ftpg. making this an exceedingly historic issue for display. The complete first section (of 2) with 14 pages, very minor margin & fold wear, nice condition. A terrific issue for display.

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Ends January 31, 2022 09:43

$210.00
195314

JOHN ADAMS Presidential Acts of Congress Signed - Ohio Land 1799 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834716097

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 31, 1799  * President John Adams * Land Acts of Congress The front page has two Acts of Congress, each signed in script type: John Adams. One is to authorize the sale of: "...certain lands between the Great and Little Miami rivers in the territory of the United States north-west of the Ohio...". Other items include: "Rumors of a Naval Engagement" "Fever at Philadelphia". Four pages, irregular at the spine, a few archival mends at margins inside, otherwise good.

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:44

$49.00
195219

Early Pennsylvania OIL FIELDS Phillips City PA Texas Cowboys PRINTS 1885 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820571044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 17, 1885  * Pennsylvania oil fields * Texas Cowboys The full front page shows: "The Roller-Skating Craze.--The Critical Moment in the Experience of an Amateur". Inside prints include: "World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition at New Orleans..." "Pennsylvania - Scenes in the New Oil Region at and Around Phillips City" which has six scenes; "The Attractions of Southwestern Travel - The Fine Work of a Party of Playful Cowboys" "Louisiana - The World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition..." "Ohio - The Hocking Valley Mining Troubles - Interior of the Pinkerton Police Guard-House at Buchtel - the Midnight Alarm" and more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:58

$54.00
195162

KENT STATE SHOOTINGS Ohio Massacre National Guard STUDENTS Protest1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393818293450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, May 6, 1970  * Kent State shootings - massacre * Invasion of Cambodia protest The front page has a four column headline: "Peaceful Protests Mark Slaying of 4" with 2 related photos. Coverage on the Kent State shootings by the Ohio National Guard upon protesting students. Complete in 42 pages, a few small bindings holes along spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2022 08:21

$38.00
195073

Confederate JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Greenback Raid 1864 Civil War Newspper a


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373833906054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 18, 1864  * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * From the capital of the Confederacy This newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy has much reporting on the Civil War, but perhaps the most significant is a front page account with heads: "Mosby On the Grand Round" which begins: "Mosby is again on the grand round..." and includes a dispatch signed in type by: R. E. Lee noting: "On the 14th instant Colonel Mosby struck the Baltimore and Ohio railroad at Duffield & destroyed a U.S. mail train consisting of a locomotive and 10 cars & securing 20 prisoners and 15 horses. Among the prisoners are 2 paymasters with $168,000 in government funds." Fu... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2022 14:30

$168.00
194984

Rare TOWN OF BOSTON & Harbor Pre Revolutionary War Foldout MAP 1775 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373828427760

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1775 * Rare pre Revolutionary War map * Town of Boston & it's harbor Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the nice foldout map titled: "A Plan of the Town and Chart of the Harbour of Boston Exhibiting a View of the Islands, Castle Forts, and Entrances into the said Harbour." which measures 12  by 14 1/2 inches with wider margins than typically found. The map is in very nice condition with just a bit of typical ink off-setting from having been folded into itself for over 240 years. Extremely displayable & rarely found in such nice condition, if present at all. This issue also has a nice variety of pre-Revolutionary War content including a "Genuine Copy of ... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2022 15:11

$455.00
194942

SANDUSKY Lake Erie County OHIO Pre Civil War 1851 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393792000155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SANDUSKY WEEKLY REGISTER, Ohio, Sept. 22, 1851 * Erie County * Uncommon title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with a few advertisements. Located in Northern Ohio, Sandusky is situated along the shores of Lake Erie. Complete, measures 26 x 19 inches, several folds with a little wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2022 10:14

$28.00
194928

Rare ANTI YANKEE Pro Confederate Columbus Ohio Civil War LINCOLN 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393791991477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 8, 1864  * Anti-Union publication Among the articles within are: "General Butler's Campaign Explained" "Fighting on Wednesday--The Rebs Get the Worst of It" "Arrest of Col. Medary" who is the editor of this newspaper. It mentions: "...The cause of his arrest is not stated--indeed the public are not favored with reasons in these arbitrary military arrests...". Also: "The Editor or the N.Y. World to President Lincoln" "War News of the Week" "The Hoax--The Abolition Cloven Foot  Again--Arbitrary Arrests & Lincolnism Extraordinary" "The Lincoln Government Succumbs..." "The Woman's Covenant" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, foxing and... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2022 10:02

$38.00
194828

VANDALIA Early American Colony Kentucky & West Virginia CREATION 1772 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393775201926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHONICLE, England, July 2, 1772   * Vandalia (colony) creation * Kentucky - West Virginia The back page has a brief item which recalls an interesting moment in American history: the proposed creation of the colony of Vandalia. The report notes: "A Privy Council was held yesterday...when the petition of the Honourable Thomas Wallpole, Samuel Wharton...and others for a grant of a tract of country for a new Colony on the banks of the Ohio in North America, was again taken into consideration, and finally reported upon, in favor of the petitioners." This was to be the colony of Vandalia, in present-day West Virginia and Kentucky, but the  British crown never formally approved. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 in... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2022 13:06

$47.00
194688

JOHN SHERMAN United States Secretary of State & Senator DEATH 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393751302641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 22, 1900 * Politician John Sherman death * United States Senator from Ohio * U.S. Secretary of State 1897-98 The top of the front page has a one column heading: "JOHN SHERMAN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:25

$40.00
194603

1900 AKRON OHIO RACE RIOT Negro Lynching Attempt & Destruction 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809203125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 23, 1900 * Akron, Ohio race riot of 1900 * Negro lynching attempt The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TERRIBLE DESTRUCTION BY A MURDEROUS MOB" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On August 22, 1900, Akron experienced its worst riot in history, and possibly the worst riot in Ohio history. This followed the abduction and sexual assault on the six-year-old daughter of the Maas f... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 09:03

$52.00
194551

Actor EDWIN BOOTH Richard II Theater Play ASSASSINATION Attempt 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809155328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EASTON EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1879 * Actor Edwin Booth * Attempted assassination * Mark Gray The top of page 2 has an article headed: "The Booth Shooting" with subhead. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Mark Gray (attempted assassin) was a traveling salesman from Keokuk, Iowa who fired two shots from a pistol at actor Edwin Booth on April 23, 1879. Booth was playing the title role in Richard II (play) at McVickers Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, during the final act of the William Shakespeare tragedy. Gray gave as his motive a wrong done to a friend by Booth. Gray's shots, which were fired from a distance of thirty-four feet, missed Booth... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 07:58

$37.00
194495

Coulter MANSFIELD OHIO Pennsylvania Railroad Trains Disaster 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393718693604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 14, 1946 * Pennsylvania Railroad trains disaster * Coulter - Mansfield, Ohio The front page has a one column heading: "Train Crash in Ohio Is Fatal to 18" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Pennsylvania Railroad, three train collision near Mansfield, Ohio. Related photo is on the back page. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 23, 2021 07:37

$40.00
194180

Historic MORMON CHURCH Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints CREATION 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781435831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 16, 1831 * Formation of the Mormon Church * Historic issue Page 17 has a fine and very early account of the formation of the Mormon church, headed: "Mormonism". The bias against the Mormons is revealed in the report, which includes: "...certain knaves, pretending to have some holy writings hidden under a stone in Ontario county...started a new religion! The leaders make bold pretensions and assert a gift to work miracles ....Their great prophet Jo, has selected a part of Geanuga Co., Ohio, and pronounced it to be the promised land....The chiefs of those people... exempt themselves from labor...probably, the grand object for which they have established this religion." ... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:16

$390.00
194175

Rare 18th Century BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS w/ Horseless Carriage ? 1793 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679176775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, September, 1793  * 18th century American magazine The front page has: "Thoughts On Social Intercourse" the text beginning: "Nobody but a blockhead proves tedious to a company. A man of the world presently comprehends whether he ought to stay or go; and knows to a moment the time it is fit for him to leave those who wish him at a distance..."with much more. The balance of the issue has an eclectic selection of articles including; "Description of Madrid" "Apology for Wrestling" and "Description of the Camel" amongst any more. Near the back is news of the day headed: "Domestick Ocurrences" with various tops including: "Northern Indians" which begins: "...arrived at the war office from t... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:10

$47.00
193901

JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Cavalry Greenback Raid Virginia1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373763884405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 17, 1864  * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Report on the Greenback Raid This issue has much reporting on the Civil War, perhaps the most significant being a page 5 account with heads: "Guerrillas Again Along the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad" "They Attack and Destroy a Train" "Interesting and Full Details". This is an account of John Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid" during which he derailed a train and robbed the paymaster's box of $173,000. This successful Confederate attack on a major transportation artery of the Yankee forces did much to boost morale in the Confederacy during the closing months of the Civil War, and also was the exploit for which John Mosby... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:33

$78.00
193788

CUYAHOGA FALLS Ohio Doodlebug Train Railroad WRECK Disaster 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393637755814

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 1, 1940  * Doodlebug train Disaster (1st report) * Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio The top of the front page has a one column heading: "41 KILLED AS TRAIN HITS COACH HEAD-ON AT OHIO JUNCTION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Doddlebug Train disaster at Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. Complete with 44 pages, rag edition, a little residue along the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2021 07:45

$40.00
193745

NOTRE DAME Irish vs OSU College FOOTBALL Game of Century (DAY OF) 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393629050181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, November 2, 1935 * GAME OF THE CENTURY ? * Ohio State vs. Notre Dame (day of) * Famous comeback win (pre-game) The front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME BATTLES OHIO BEFORE 80,000" with subheads and lineups. (see) This would be the famous game between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Ohio State Buckeyes. This game is considered by many as the game of the century amongst a few others. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. A few creases on the front page. Four small binding holes and a little wear at the blank spine... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2021 11:42

$44.00
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