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185083

DEMOCRATIC PARTY Democrats Pro-Segregation Racists Platform PRINTS1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392980308716

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: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 6, 1869  * The Democratic Party platform * Democrats are racists - anti-black * 19th century illustration - print The prime feature is the double-page centerfold titled: 'Democratic Platform Made Easy' with many vignettes, several which portray Blacks in various uncomplimentary and stereotypical settings/charicatures.The front page of the issue shows a one-third page illustration 'St. Anthony Falls D... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2020 14:14

$88.00
184339

Rare NORWALK Huron County OHIO w/ Mormons Mormonism 1854 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392937119253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWALK EXPERIMENT, Ohio, Nov. 28, 1854 * Uncommon publication Page 2 has an article headed: "The Mormons" See images for text here. An uncommon from pre-Civil War Ohio. Contains other news of the day with many advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, some period stray writing above the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:49

$34.00
184234

DIMEBAG DARRELL Abbott Heavy Metal Band Pantera Guitarist DEATH 2004 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934954300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 10, 2004 * Dimebag Darrell killed (1st report) * Heavy metal guitarist - Pantera Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Heavy-Metal Fans Shaken by Killings in Ohio Club" The article carries over to page 22 with banner headline and 2 related photos. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections (150+ pages), great condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:06

$72.00
184033

CLEVELAND CLINIC Ohio Crile X-Ray Room FIRE Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373181975656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1929 * Cleveland Clinic Fire * X-ray room disaster The top of the front page has a five column headline: "POISON GAS KILLS 100 IN CLEVELAND CLINIC; EXPLOSIONS SPREAD FUMES, FIRE FOLLOWING; PATIENTS, NURSES, DOCTORS DIE IN FLIGHT" with subheads, list of the dead & injured and photo. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 2 with 2 more photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, rag edition, a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:54

$57.00
183705

MORMONS Mormonism Attacked by Indians Salt Lake City Settlements 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373146615332

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Oct. 13, 1853 * Mormons attacked by Native Americans Page 2 has: "The Mormons in Trouble" which includes in part: "...The Indians are actually harassing the Mormons at a sad rate..." with various details, and ending with: "paradisaical...Life at Salt lake will not be, for a time at least, the paradisaical affair it was wont to be." Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:14

$48.00
183154

POLYGAMY Mormons Mormonsim & John Wilkes Booth's HORSE 1881 Findlay OH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392879721471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FINDLAY DAILY JEFFERSONIAN, Ohio, Jan. 14, 1881 * Polygamy & the Mormons * John Wilkes Booth's horse Page 2 has two interesting, brief items: "It is asserted that the horse which John Wilkes Booth rode to the place of his capture after President Lincoln's assassination, belongs to an Abington, Mass. man & is a good traveler, though 23 yrs old." Also: "The shutting out of Congress of the Polygamist Cannon is really the most severe blow that has yet been dealt to Mormonism..." with more on this, ending with: "...and the big gun of polygamy must retire." Four pages, archival mend at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:34

$46.00
182984

Very Early ULYSSES S. GRANT West Point Military Academy Entree 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373115007674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, July 20, 1839 * Very early Ulysses S. Grant * West Point cadet admission A fascinating and extremely early mention of Ulysses S. Grant, as the front page contains a "...list of cadets admitted into the institution in June last:..." and what follows is those admitted from each of the states amongst which is: "Ohio--Robert Hazlett, Ulysses S. Grant, Wm. F. Raynolds...". He would graduate from West Point in 1843, ranking 21st in a class of 39. At the academy, he established a reputation as a fearless and expert horseman. Great to have such an early mention of Grant long before he would become a household name in American history, and also great to have on the front page. T... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2020 07:40

$98.00
182699

Brigham's Son JOHN WILLARD YOUNG Arrested for Bigamy Mormons 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863978103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FINDLAY DAILY JEFFERSONIAN, Ohio, Feb. 16, 1881 * John Willard Young arrested for bigamy The ftpg. has an article headed: "For Bigamy" "Brigham's Son Arrested at the Instance of His Philadelphia Wife", the report noting in part: "...will be remembered...John W. Young, son of Brigham, married a Phil. lady...under promise of never practicing polygamy...violated his promises..." with more. Four pages, damp staining some margin tears, a small ad clipped from the back leaf.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:57

$28.00
182053

ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address Criticized 1861 Pro Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839347247

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 12, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address criticized * General P. G. T. Beauregard letter Among the articles are a lengthy ftpg. report: "The President's Message" which is commentary on Lincoln's recent state-of-the-union address. Most of pg. 2 has: "Report of the Secretary of War". Other items include: "Horrors of Civil War in Missouri" "Brother Against Brother" "A Declaration of Independence - Cabal Against the President" "Criticisms of Republican Papers on President Lincoln's Message" "Curious Letter from Gen. Beauregard" is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, scattered foxing, nice condition. Described as "The Ho... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:49

$37.00
182040

JESSE OWENS Ohio State Buckeyes Record Break Track Star w/ PHOTO 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084190556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 23, 1935 * Jesse Owens on the World stage * Ohio State Buckeyes track star * Leading candidate for Berlin Olympics The front page of ths section has a one column heading: "OWENS REGISTERS FOUR-EVENT SWEEP" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues on page with photo. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:40

$47.00
181864

President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration & Iran Hostage Crisis ENDS 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373072324109

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

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Ends July 02, 2020 15:42

$36.00
181545

JESSE OWENS Ohio State Buckeyes Record Break Track Star w/ PHOTO 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373061756032

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 2, 1935 * Jesse Owens on the World stage * Ohio State Buckeyes track star * Leading candidate for Berlin Olympics Page 2 of the section has a two column heading: "Owens's record-Breaking Feats Presage Brilliant Olympic Mark" with subhead and photo of Owens crossing the finish line. (see) This was just a week after his famous performance at Ann Arbor. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: His achievement of setting three world records and tying another in less than an hour at the 1935 Big Ten track meet in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been called "the greatest 45 minutes ever in spo... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:15

$52.00
181544

JESSE OWENS Ohio State Buckeyes Track Star w/ PHOTO Pre Olympics 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808748857

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1936 * Jesse Owens on the World stage * Ohio State Buckeyes track star * Leading candidate for Berlin Olympics The top of page 24 has a banner headline: "Outstanding Athletes of the Country for 1935 Are Named by Ferris of A. A. U." with subheads and nice photo of Owens. (see) He would shine in the Berlin Olympics later that year. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 primar... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:15

$46.00
181303

Huge WARREN HARDING Republican Presidential Nomination PHOTO 1920 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373052323367

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 20, 1920 * Warren Harding nominated for President * 1928 Republican National Convention This is complete 20 page "Rotogravure Picture Section" only has the front page entirely taken up with a huge photo captioned: "Senator Warren Gamaliel Harding OF Ohio, Republican Nominee for President of the United States" Nice for display. Other topics throughout, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 14, 2020 09:55

$40.00
180840

Rare Pro South BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas VA Virginia 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392778740363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, July 25, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Manassas, Virginia * Pro-Confederate title A wealth of early reporting on the Civil War including text on the historic Battle of Bull Run. The front page includes: "The Strength of Manassas Junction" "Save the Country" "Unheeded Warning!--The Fatal Blow was Struck!--Ruin Staring Us in the Face!" and more. Inside: "Another Sad & Fatal Mistake--Killed & Wounded at Rich Mountain" "The Kanawha Expedition" "The First Fight at Bull's Run--Interesting Details of the Conflict" "A Change in the Cabinet, the Result of Our Defeat at Manassas!" "The Repulse at Manassas--Only 15,000 in the Fight--The Causes of the Disaster Set Forth in Detail" "Message of Presid... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:15

$72.00
180800

19th Century WHEELING Ohio and Marshall County WEST VIRGINIA WV 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392775282241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, W.V., Aug. 5, 1876 * Uncommon publication This 4 page newspaper has a news of the day with several interesting advertisements. From a period shortly after the Custer massacre. Complete and in nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2020 13:45

$28.00
180299

WOMEN Woman's & the Temperance Movement Anti-Alcohol Crusade 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373015242372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 7, 1874 * Women and the Temperance movement * Woman's Christian Temperance Union * Anti-alcohol crusade in Ohio The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE DEMON ALCOHOL" "Ohio Ladies Battling with Intoxicating Beverages" "New Victories Reported" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2020 09:24

$33.00
179742

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372990991620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND DAILY LEADER, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1866 * First - 1st train robbery in America - capture * New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad The front page has a stack of column heads which include: "Arrest of the Express Robbers" "$250,000 of the Money Recovered". The actually report takes a paragraph and has a subhead: "Captured". The text is a bit blurred from the ink but is readable (see). 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2020 07:20

$56.00
179565

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Chancellorsville 1863 Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372981887689

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 4, 1863 * Newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy * Confederate Victory at Chancellorsville * Much on Civil War events in Virginia Not only is this a nice Confederate newspaper, but it is from the capital of the Confederacy. Much war reporting in this issue, as the top of the front page has an historic & significant report headed: "From The Seat Of War In Virginia--Sensation's Stories In This City--Movement Of The Enemy" which covers the battle of Chancellorsville as it was still going 0n. Bits include: "...On every hand the questions were asked ''Where is General Lee?--Where is our army?...The above, coolly translated, seems to mean that the Yankee cavalry...left Spotsylv... See More  

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:12

$198.00
179468

Best SAMUEL MEDARY Pro Confederate Civil War Crisis ARRESTED 1864 Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392716957331

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, June 1, 1864 * Samuel Medary arrested * Best title to be had (rare) A notable issue as the front page has good content reporting on the arrest of Samuel Medary, the publisher of this newspaper. The first article is: "Is It Revolution! -- More Arrests" followed by: "Liberty Lies Sunned & Bleeding From Assassin Blows & Wounds!" which is more concerning the arrest of Medary. Page 4 has a nice editorial concerning the arrest of Medary, as well as an article: "Arrest of Sam. Medary As a Conspirator", with other related articles. Terrific to have this content in Medary's own newspaper! See the hyperlink for much more on the interesting history of Medary and "The Crisis". Eight pages, never bo... See More  

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Ends April 06, 2020 08:33

$133.00
179425

Rare SAMUEL MEDARY Crisis Editor Arrested & Abraham Lincoln 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392715330115

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 25, 1864 * Samuel Medary arrested * "The Crisis" editor A significant issue as page 4 has a notice: "To Our Subscribers" which comments on the arrest of Samuel Medary, this newspaper's editor & publisher, noting in part: "...about our being arrested on last Friday by Deputies U.S. Marshals Sands and Wheeler for conspiracy...". Further on is the news report: "We learn that Gov. Medary was arrested yesterday by Deputy U.S. Marshals and taken to Cincinnati. What offense this veteran statesman and patriot is accused of we are at a loss even to surmise..." with more on this. This newspaper was critical of the U.S. limiting slavery and of the war itself. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Shee... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2020 08:26

$79.00
179186

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392701562687

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND DAILY LEADER, Ohio, Jan. 8, 1866 * First - 1st train robbery in America * New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad The front page has an article headed: "Robbery of Adams' Express" "Half A Million Stolen" "Robbery", the details provided in a Boston dateline. 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 sparsely inhabited country permitted robbers to escape undete... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2020 09:56

$70.00
178414

1st ELECTRIC TOY TRAIN Carlisle & Finch & Winton Automobile ADS 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392649318805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 22, 1898 * 1st electric toy train: ad for Carlisle and Finch * 1st automobile advertisement - horseless carriage For the model railroad hobbyist & car enthusiast this issue has two significant advertisements. First, an illustrated ad for the very first electric toy train: "Carlisle & Finch Co." of Cincinnati, Ohio. The ad is for their toy "Electric Railways, $3.50 to $7." Carlisle & Finch was the creator of the very first electric toy train. They first appeared in 1897 making this a very early advertisement. The ad measures a bit less than 1 by 2 1/2 inches. Secondly, the first automobile advertisement ever published in America is on the back page (not the first appearance, which... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:33

$65.00
178404

Early Rare BASEBALL League Championship Scene PRINT 1885 Illustrated Newspaperr


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372923661057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 10, 1885 * Early baseball print The full ftpg. has 2 prints on: "Canada - The Anti-Vaccination Riots at Montreal...". The prime print inside would be the very nice halfpg. captioned: "Illinois - The Struggle for the Baseball Championship - The Third & Deciding Game Between the Chicago and New York Clubs..." which shows an action scene on the ball field. Also within: "Georgia - Robert Toombs" and a nice doublepg. centerfold being a montage of 4 prints on: "Pennsylvania - Improving the Navigation of the Ohio River - Completion of the Great Work...at Davis Island Dam, Pittsburgh". Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:27

$183.00
177972

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA w/ BLEAK Outlook by Editor 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392622104594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Nov. 12, 1862 * Confederate editor gives a pessimistic outlook The front page has much on the Civil War with items headed: "The Enemy Of James River", "From Northern Virginia", "Fredericksburg--The Recent Yankee Raid", "The Navigation of The Mississippi", "Latest News From The North", and many subheads, including: "The Advance of the Yankees in North Carolina--Speculations as to the Object of Their Attack", "From the Armies in the Southwest", and more. There are also many Acts of the Confederate Congress. The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial, always interesting reading in this title, beginning: "The interest of the moment is absorbed in the movements of McClellan and Lee. The Northern p... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:33

$84.00
177465

Rare COLUMBUS Franklin County OHIO State Buckeyes Pre Civil War 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586187076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Feb. 4, 1854 * Uncommon title * Franklin County A damaged issue containing the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2) of a 4 page newspaper. Still a uncommon volume 1 issue. Irregular along the left margin, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 13, 2020 10:10

$20.00
177130

AUTOMATIC STABILIZER Orville Wright Brothers Airplane Invention 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566707711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, Jan. 5, 1914 * Orville Wright Brothers * "Automatic stabilizer" invention * Wright Model E airplane aeroplane * FRONT LEAF ONLY ******* The top of the front page has a photo of Orville Wright along with illustration of the Wright Model E with heading: "Says He Has Revolutionized Flying". (see) Also one column headings that include: "For Safety In Flight" "Invention Insures It, Says Wright" "Declares Problem of Automatic Stability in Air Has Been Solved" and more. (see) Complete article from Dayton, Ohio is all on the front page. A very historic report in aviation. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, great report as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:13

$172.00
176566

JOHN D. "BONESETTER" REESE Baseball Doctor Therapy DEATH 1931 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523796533

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1931 * John D. "Bonesetter" Reese death * Major League Baseball trainer * Youngstown, Ohio "baseball doctor" Page 19 has a one column heading: "BONESETTER REESE DIES AT AGE OF 76" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of John D. Reese, Major League Baseball trainer who was known for his ability to get injured athletes back into the game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 ra... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 15:27

$42.00
176492

Uncommon FINDLAY OHIO Hancock County "Flag City, USA" 1880 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520130029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FINDLAY DAILY JEFFERSONIAN, Ohio, Nov. 17, 1880 * Uncommon title * "Flag City, USA" The 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements, some illustrated. Complete, a little irregular along the spine, light damp staining, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:01

$27.00
175482

The GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Conflagration Disaster 1871 Cleveland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372782317178

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING NEWS, Cleveland, Ohio, Oct. 14, 1871 * The Great Chicago Fire The top of the front page has a column with heads: "THE CHICAGO FIRE!" "Measure For the Relief Of The Sufferers" "The Chicago Fire" with related reports taking over a full column. Also on the ftpg: "FROM CHICAGO--Plenty of Rain--No More Fires Apprehended--Excitement Over Reported Incendiarism". More on page 2 as well with: "Among The Ashes" with subheads; "Suffering Chicago" and more subheads; and a lengthy editorial headed: "Chicago as it Is and Will Be". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, two folds, generally good condition.

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Ends October 24, 2019 15:28

$49.00
175255

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Republican Nominee For President Hannibal Hamlin 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392429798663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD REPUBLIC, Ohio, Nov. 2, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln for President notice The front page has nearly 2 columns taken up with a great & detailed letter headed: "Climbing Pike's Peak". Page two has a political notice supporting: "For President, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, of Illinois - For Vice President, Hannibal HAMLIN, Of Maine" with a bit more. Four pages, great condition.

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Ends October 16, 2019 15:13

$42.00
174851

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372742759133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 15, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * Early report on the Greenback Raid Although there is much Civil War reporting on the front page perhaps the most significant a brief item near the bottom of the back, headed: "Guerrillas at Work Again on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" which reads: "A party of guerrillas captured the westward bound train on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad last night, robbed the passengers and burned the cars. No other particulars have been received." This is a very early report & consequently has few details. It is following by another headed: "Guerrillas in Maryland" mentioning that: "A small body of Moseby's guerrillas c... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 15:08

$57.00
173827

CLEVELAND Ohio CIRCUS Fire Disaster w/ Many Wild Animals Killed 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372697746792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 4, 1942 * Cleveland, Ohio circus fire * Ringling Brothers animals The front page has a four column heading: "Circus Fire Kills 35 Animals" (see) First report coverage on the fire disaster of the Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus at Cleveland, Ohio that killed many wild animals. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 27, 2019 09:30

$48.00
172319

GEMINI 9 IX Thomas P. Stafford Spaceflight NASA Launch & Orbit 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653720706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Ohio, June 4, 1966 * Gemini 9A IX- orbit * NASA's Gemini Program * Astronaut Thomas P. Stafford * Eugene A. Cernan The front page has a five column headline: "Spacewalk Delayed; Shroud Won't Budge" Coverage on the Gemini IX space flight. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:13

$37.00
172317

GARRETTSVILLE OHIO Gangster Alvin Karpis Barker Gang TRAIN Robbery1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653719964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 8, 1935 * Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery * Gangster Alvin Karpis - Ma Barker gang The front page has a one column heading: "Bandits Raid Mail Train and Seize $46,000" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time. Thirty-two pages, light toning, some margin wear, mainly along the bottom margin, otherwise good. 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. Karpis was even... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:10

$38.00
172306

ABRAHAM LINCOLN INAUGURATION Inaugural Address 1865 Pro Confederate Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653485221

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

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:19

$490.00
171015

First Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245684250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: 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 co... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:38

$245.00
170856

CADIZ Harrison County OHIO Coal Mine Mining EXPLOSION Disaster 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372605789059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1940 * Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio * Nelms coal mine explosion disaster The front page has a great banner headline: "EXPLOSION BURIES 25 ALIVE" with subhead and small related map. Nice for display. Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the disaster at the Nelms mine of the Ohio-Pennsylvania coal company in Cadiz, Ohio. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2019 15:37

$57.00
170341

Early WESTERN EXPANSION Creating Cities & Emancipation of SLAVES 1818 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392226180894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 4, 1818 * Western emigration * Emancipation of slaves A great issue on the beginnings of some notable cities in Ohio, Indiana and Illinois with an article headed: "The Public Lands" beginning: "...I proceed in this letter to give a brief account of the several land offices now in operation for the sale of the public lands in the states of Ohio and Indiana, and the adjoining territories...". The lengthy article is very descriptive of Stuebenville, Marietta, Zanesville, Wooster, Chillicothe, Cincinnati, Jeffersonville, Vincennes, Shawneetown, Kaskaskia, Edwardsville, and Detroit. Also inside is half a page on: "Emancipation of the Blacks" which concerns: "...the object of the soci... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:40

$36.00
169693

KENT STATE SHOOTINGS Ohio Massacre National Guard STUDENTS Protest1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556574457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, May 5, 1970 * Kent State shootings - massacre * Invasion of Cambodia protest The front page has a six column headline: "Kent State Campus Under Heavy Guard After Deaths". First report coverage on the Kent State shootings by the Ohio National Guard upon protesting students. Complete in 10 pages, a few small bindings holes along spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:26

$53.00
169095

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (halfway) The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the United States. Nineteen pilots took off from Santa Monica, California, on August 18, 1929 (another left the next day). Fif... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:36

$42.00
168019

CINCINNATI OHIO Robinson's Opera House Theatre False Fire PANIC 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372487865469

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, February 6, 1876 * Robinson's Opera House panic * Cincinnati, Ohio This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. The front page has one column headings: "'TO DEATH" "An Appalling Calamity in a Cincinnati Theater" "Several Persons Crushed To Death" and more. (see) Complete, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 30, 2018 14:44

$28.00
167772

FLORENCE ELLINWOOD ALLEN 1st Woman State Supreme Court ELECTION 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372479246905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Nov. 10, 1922 * Florence Ellinwood Allen election * First Woman elected to state supreme court The top of page 10 has a notable item in the efforts of the women's movement with a column headed; "Woman Elected To Supreme Bench" "Judge Florence E. Allen of Ohio First of Her Sex To Serve in A High Court" with a related article. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:29

$57.00
166173

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Samuel Medary 1865 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111773235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 25, 1865 * Editor Samuel Medary obituary * Rare pro-Confederate publication Among the various articles are "From the South--Confederate Sorrow over the Retirement of Butler--the Battles he Lost & the Trophies he Won---Why he Didn't go Ashore at Fort Fisher" "Remarkable Speech in the Confederate Congress" "Missouri--Political Quackery" "A Triumph of Corruption" "General News" "The War--Capture of Fort Fisher" and other items. Perhaps the most intriguing article is concerning the recent death of this newspaper's publisher, Samuel Medary. A hateful piece was written about him in another newspaper, printed here, prefaced with an equally interesting introducti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:44

$67.00
165049

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080125275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, very nice condition.

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:45

$28.00
164101

Rare BLOOMVILLE Seneca County OHIO Village 19th Century 1877 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313908947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BLOOMVILLE BANNER, Ohio, April 11, 1877 * Rare title Uncommon title from this small village in Seneca County. Contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with all 4 pages, a little light damp staining, nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2018 15:34

$33.00
163489

OHIO RIVER FLOOD Cairo Illinois & More Great Depression Disaster 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372294410108

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1937 * Ohio River flood of 1937 * Cairo, Illinois - Great Depression era The top of the front page has a four column headline: "FLOOD CREST NEARS THE MISSISSIPPI, WITH LEVEES THREATENED IN SWEEP; MILE UPON MILE IN WAKE DESOLATE" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy reporting continues inside with related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2018 15:07

$40.00
157641

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391896854308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 21, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death The front page has a three column headline: "GIRL FLIER KILLED, AIR DERBY CRITICIZED" with subheads that include: "Miss Crosson Dies In Fall" "Evidently Leaped at Low Elevation, Parachute Failing to Open" and more. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the Unite... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2018 15:36

$47.00
162342

SHERWOOD ANDERSON American Novelist Writer Winesburg Ohio Fame DEATH 1941 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372253607355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1941 * Sherwood Anderson death * American novelist - writer * Winesburg, Ohio fame Page 41 has a one column heading: "ANDERSON IS DEAD, NOTED AUTHOR, 64" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sherwood Anderson, American novelist. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:34

$40.00
161373

RED GRANGE Illinois Running Back Signs w/ Chicago Bears Football 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224869012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1925 * Red Grange - Galloping Ghost * Illinois Fighting Illini - College football * Chicago Bears signing - NFL The sport's section (page26) has a one column heading: "GRANGE WILL PLAY FOR CHICAGO BEARS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the famous Illinois running back signing with the Chicago Bears just after playing in his last college football game vs. Ohio State two days earlier. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:52

$67.00
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