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199825

Rare 18th Century American Boston Massachusetts w/ Nice Masthead 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374202893643

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Jan. 24, 1793 * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America This newspaper has one of the more decorative mastheads of the 18th century. Much of page 2 is taken up with a report concerning the French Revolution, as well as a note that citizens: "...begged that the Convention would delay the discussion on the trial of Louis XVI for one month..." with more. Page 3 has a lengthy article on the celebrations for: "Liberty and Equality" in Boston. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, five binding holes at the blank spine, small bit from a bottom margin affects no text, nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2022 08:01

$43.00
199774

Rehmeyer Hex Hollow Murder Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189475287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, January 9, 1929  * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire The top of page 8 has an two column heading: "Shades of Insane Voodoo Realm Hem in 'Witch' Trial" with subhead. Also a one column heading: "BLYMYER'S FATHER UNFOLDS CHILLING HISTORY OF FEAR" with subhead. (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:08

$48.00
199762

Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb Bobby Franks Thrill Murder Trial 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374201571308

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE., Aug. 21, 1924  * Bobby Franks murder trial * Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb The front page has a banner headline: "NAB NEW FRANKS PLOTTERS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:01

$40.00
199751

First 20 Inch Rodman Gun Columbiad Cannon Tested at Fort Hamilton 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374201557848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 27, 1864 * 20 inch Rodman Gun first tested * John Paul Jones Park - Fort Hamilton * Brooklyn, New York cannon * American Civil War The back page has a very interesting report headed: "The Largest Gun In the World" "Successful Trial of the Twenty-Inch Rodman Gun at Fort Hamilton" (see) This 20-inch version in the largest muzzle loading cannon ever made in the United States. A historic report here. Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The War In Georgia" "Sherman's Pursuit of Hood" "Sherman Pressing Hood" "Beauregard's Address on Assuming Command" which is printed here & signed in type: G. T. Beauregard, General; and 2 columns of detailed reporting on: "The Battle of Cedar Creek"... See More  

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Ends September 04, 2022 07:49

$57.00
199656

Virgil Kirkland Arlene Draves Gary Valparaiso Indiana Murder Case 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394182491210

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 11, 1931 * Virgil Kirkland - psycho for love * Arlene Gwendolyn Draves murder * Gary, Indiana High School - Valparaiso trial The front page has a nice banner headline: "KIRKLAND TO CELL FOR LIFE" with subheads. Nice for display. Some related photos are on the back page. Complete with 38 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:42

$42.00
199652

Martin Luther King Jr. Albany Georgia Jail Civil Rights Movement 962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394182483645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Aug. 10, 1962    * Albany Georgia civil rights rally - prayer * Civil rights movement - voters' rights * re. Martin Luther King Jr. arrest and in jail  Page 3 of section B has a three column heading: "Dr. King's Wife Plans March as His Trial Starts in Georgia" (see) King would be freed from jail on this day for time served. Complete with 40+ pages, library stamp on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:40

$42.00
199580

United States Prohibition Home Brewery Appliances Made Illegal 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394180278499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 6, 1930 * Home brewery appliances made illegal * United States Supreme Court decision The front page has a five column heading: "Home Brew Apparatus Ruled Illegal" with subheads. (see) This was a United States Supreme Court decision. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper. Complete 1st section only with 26 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 27, 2022 11:03

$48.00
199569

Packing the U.S. Supreme Court Franklin D Roosevelt FDR Judicial 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394180273640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 6, 1937 * Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 * United States Supreme Court packing plan * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - New Deal The front page has a banner headline: "DEMANDS HIGH COURT OF 15" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete text of Roosevelt's message and more inside. Loads of text. Some related photos and heading on the back page. Complete with 38 pages, rag edition in great constitution. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 27, 2022 10:56

$52.00
199565

King Louis XVI of France Conspiracy Guillotine Execution Print 1793 old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394180260740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1793  * King Louis XVI of France execution w/ print (historic) This issue contains the "Minutes of the Proceedings of the National Convention of France" which takes 4 pages with considerable detail on the trial of Louis XVI and includes a subhead: "The Final Judgment of Louis XVI" which has text which includes: "...Is Louis guilty?...I hereby declare that the National Convention has found Louis Capet guilty of a conspiracy against the liberty of the Nation, and the safety of the state..." with much talk on what they should do with him including the votes of various individuals. Ultimately they report: "...I vote for Death! Ah! could we but as easily dispose of all Tyrants!...the p... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2022 10:51

$210.00
199399

USS United States Old Wagon Navy Frigate Launching ? 1797 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394171722111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE OF THE COUNTRY, New York, May 3, 1797  * USS United States launching ? Page 3 has a brief yet historic report reading: "We hear that the frigate UNITED STATES is to be launched the first of May, and in consideration of our navy being as yet in its infancy, she is to be launched in a cradle." Curiously, further on the same page is a report noting: "The frigate United States will not be launched on the 1st May as stated in a former paper. Her launch is postponed to an indefinite day."  Page 3 also has a lengthy: "Proclamation" signed in type by the governor of New York, John Jay. Jay was the 2nd governor of New York, and was the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court just prior to his term as gov... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2022 12:14

$46.00
199344

Peter Kurten Vampire of Dusseldorf Germany Serial Killer Arrested 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394170308847

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 2, 1931 * Peter Kurten indictments * German serial killer - rapist * Vampire of Dusseldorf - monster The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "'JACK THE RIPPER' MUST FACE TRIAL FOR 13 MURDERS" with subhead. (see) Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 19, 2022 07:25

$48.00
199844

Mad ANTHONY WAYNE Proclamation INDIANS & King Louis XVI of France 1793 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374206515678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 18, 1793  * Mad Anthony Nearly half of the front page is taken up with: "Trial of Louis XVI". Page 2 has: "A Proclamation, by his Excellency Anthony Wayne..." which concerns the prohibition of any attacks against Indians in the Lower Sandusky until results are known of a hoped for treaty. It is signed by him in type: Anthony Wayne. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2022 08:28

$39.99
199274

Best Leo Vincent Brothers Jake Lingle Murder Trial1931 Chicago Tribune Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374175215969

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 28, 1931 * Leo Vincent Brothers murder trial * Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle * Best title to be had - very rare as such * Exploited by Al 'Scarface' Capone ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "6th AND 7th NAME BROTHERS" with subheads. (see) Official testimony on page 2. A few related photos are on the back  page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Wh... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2022 15:22

$44.00
199260

Freedom of Speech Near v. MN United States Supeme Court Decision 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394162076090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1931 * Near vs. Minnesota re. freedom of the press * Landmark United States Supreme Court decision The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'PRESS GAG' BARRED BY SUPREME COURT; MINNESOTA LAW HIT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the Near v. Minnesota landmark United States Supreme Court decision. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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 individua... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2022 14:45

$92.00
199256

Same Sex Marriage Supreme Court LGTB Rights Ruling w/ Photos 2013 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374175167377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, June 27, 2013 * Obergefell v. Hodges - same-sex marriage * Supreme Court of the United States - LGBT  A rarely saved yet significant report with the banner headline announcing: " ' EQUAL DIGNITY' UNDER THE LAW - High Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide" with related subheads and photos. The complete first section with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends August 13, 2022 14:32

$38.00
199234

NIGHT STALKER Serial Killer Richard Ramirez TRIAL in 1986 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394160220692

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 16, 1986 * Richard Ramirez trial * The "Night Stalker" serial killer * Best title to be had ?  Page 3 of section II has a report on the "Night Stalker" murder case of Richard Ramirez, headed: "Ramirez Ordered Her to 'Swear Upon Satan,' Rape Victim Testifies" Great to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, the city which he terrorized for over a year. Complete with all section (70+ pages), very light toning along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2022 09:58

$72.00
199796

Angel Makers of Nagyrév Hungary Witches Wives Poison Murders Trial1929 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374201768849

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 9, 1929 * Angel Makers of Nagyrévm Hungary * Witches - husband murders trials begin The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "40 'WITCH' WIVES FACE TRIAL FOR HUSBAND MURDER" with subhead. (see) Complete with 42 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends August 11, 2022 11:19

$49.99
199190

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374169386008

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

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Ends August 08, 2022 13:33

$88.00
198947

John Brown Harpers Ferry WV Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394137579424

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 11, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia trial  Page 5 has 1 1/2 columns of reports headed: "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" "The Case of Cook" with subheads including: "More Precautions--What is the Chivalry of the South?--The Engine Room at Harper's Ferry". Eight pages, some ink dust to two pages, irregular at the spine causes no text loss.

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Ends July 28, 2022 10:10

$31.00
198902

Victoria Woodhull Tennessee Celeste Claflin Libel Case Arrested 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374148230002

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

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Ends July 24, 2022 12:14

$46.00
198813

Frank James train robbery trial Jesse gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374144373282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WIDE AWAKE LIBRARY--Special Number "THE LIFE AND TRIAL OF FRANK JAMES", Sept. 28, 1883 * Jesse James gang * Frank's trial w/ prints  This magazine of the late 19th century featured Western and adventure stories. This was one of just a few "Special Numbers" focusing entirely upon what the title notes. The reporting is exceptional, using actual trial transcripts. There are 21 pages of text devoted to Frank James, brother of outlaw Jesse James. Total of 24 pages, 8 3/4 by 11 1/4 inches, great condition.

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Ends July 22, 2022 10:14

$147.00
198805

Best O.J. Simpson Murder Trial Not Guilty Verdict Los Angeles CA 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394128369935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, California, October 3, 1995  * O.J. Simpson found "not guilty" * USC Trojans - Buffalo Bills This issue contains a four page "Extra" which wraps around the regular 4 section newspaper. The banner headline on the wrap announces: "Simpson Not Guilty" "His Is Freed After 15 Months in Jail". Much more reporting and photos are in the balance of the issue. Terrific to have this report in a newspaper from the city where the event & the trial happened. The complete issue (4 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2022 10:10

$38.00
198649

Abortions ? Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court Initial Argument 1971 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394116986006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 14, 1971 * Abortion - Roe v. Wade landmark case begins * United States Supreme Court initial argument This issue contains the initial argument for the landmark Supreme Court case concerning abortion. The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "2 SUITS CONTEST ON ABORTION" (see) Coverage on the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case which remains the most controversial topic in today's society and political campaigns. I believe this to be extremely rare item as there was no reason to keep it at the time. Complete with 84 pages, minor wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2022 08:29

$88.00
198558

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal COURT TRIAL 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394109875179

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH 'CONFESSION' IS READ TO JURORS" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & stu... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2022 08:14

$49.00
198552

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry Raid Slaves Insurrection w/ John E. Cook 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374123322336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 22, 1859  * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry, West Virginia - John E. Cook The front page has some nice coverage of the Harper's Ferry insurrection led by John Brown. Column heads include: "New Trial for Brown Refused" "Harper's Ferry Alarms & Rumors" "Special to the Alexandria Sentinel" "Movement of Troops to Charlestown". In addition well over half of the back page is taken up with: "The Harper's Ferry Conspiracy" which is a lengthy: "Argument of Hon. Daniel W. Voorhees...Delivered at Charlestown, Virginia, Nov. 8, 1859, Upon the Trial of John E. Cook." Four pages, never bound nor  trimmed, foxing at some folds, generally good condition. Fo... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:58

$41.00
198423

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Convicted of RAPE Alabama Negroes DEATH SENTENCES 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374117086960

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1932 * Scottsboro Boys death sentences upheld * Negroes suspected of attacking 2 white girls * Alabama Supreme Court decision * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping * Ransom paid to no avail Page 27 has a one column heading: "7 DOOMED NEGROES LOSE ALABAMA PLEA" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 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 rathe... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2022 12:32

$40.00
198417

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394105114663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776  The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College."  The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776" and measures 8 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, small repair to a lower corner, otherwise in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning the situation in America.... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2022 12:19

$388.00
198322

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394099094954

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 2, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The prime content is at the top of the bkpg. with reports on the trial of Henry Wirz, the "demon" jailer of the Andersonville Prison camp: "THE WIRZ TRIAL" "The Horrible Case of the Age Resumed" "More Testimony as to the Inhumanity of Wirz" "Awful Condition of the Prisoners" "Iron Collars For Prisoners who Endeavored to Escape". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2022 09:18

$31.00
198268

PLYLER V. DOE Illegal Immigrants Children School Funding Case 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374099620186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 16, 1982 * Plyler v. Doe U.S. Supreme Court case * Illegal immigrant children school funding The front page has a two column heading: "Right To Free Schooling of Illegal Aliens Upheld" (see) Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2022 10:57

$48.00
198031

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice RETIREMENT Photos 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374084080643

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 14, 1939 * Louis D. Brandeis retires (1st report) * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page has a great banner headline: "NEW VACANCY ON HIGH COURT" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:19

$52.00
183101

1958 AK Gov. Faubus defies SCOTUS Closes All Little Rock Schools for entire Year


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392875439949

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Sept. 13, 1958  * Little Rock, Arkansas - "The Lost Year"  * Supreme Court decision - Cooper v. Aaron * Governor Orval Faubus defies - closes all Little Rock Schools for a year * Central High School The top of the front page has a banner headline: "FAUBUS DEFIES COURT, CLOSES HIGH SCHOOLS" with subheads, which tells of the beginning of what is now referred to as, "The Lost Year". Nice for display, and quite historic. Note: In response to the Little Rock Nine inspired decision in 1957, Brown v. Board of Education, members of the school board filed suit to suspend the mandated desegregation plan (Cooper v. Aaron). On September 12, 1958, the Supreme Court rebuffed their request. In defiance of... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2022 14:23

$72.00
197968

SS UNITED STATES Atlantic Ocean Liner 1ST TRIAL RUN Newport News 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374079253913

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1952 * SS United States ocean liner * First trial run - Newport News * Future Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean The top of the front page has a four column photo with heading: "American Superliner Begins Her First Trial Run" with text. First report coverage on the SS United States making her first trial run after completing construction. Complete with 64 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 16, 2022 08:31

$52.00
197965

ABORTIONS MADE LEGAL Roe v. Wade SUPREME COURT DECISION & Vietnam 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394077331906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1973 * Abortion made legal * Roe v. Wade decision * U.S. Supreme Court * Vietnam War cease-fire accord * United States involvement ends This issue contains coverage on the landmark Supreme Court decision concerning abortion. Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Court's Abortion Ruling Leaves Grave Medical and Legal Issues" (see) Coverage continues on page 14. Coverage on the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision which remains the most controversial topic in today's society and political campaigns. Also front page reporting on the United States involvement in the Vietnam War ending with banner headline and photo. Other news, sports and advertisements throughout.... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2022 08:18

$98.00
197886

Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Combat Ending Events 1782 Hartford CT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374068175278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, May 14, 1782  * Rare Revolutionary War publication The front page has mention from London that: "The measures which injured the King's affairs the most in Virginia was the news arriving there that Lord Dunmore was to be their governor again...it arrested the activity of every man inclined to loyalty & quickened with exasperated force the enmity of the rebels...". Page 2 has several items strongly urging the end to the war in America. One item from council to London states: "...impelled to implore this Honourable House to interpose in such manner as to their wisdom shall seem most effectual for preventing the continuance of the unfortunate war with America." and ... See More  

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:12

$345.00
197797

BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND New York & Patrick Henry Revolutionary War 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394062153423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, Oct., 1776   * Battle of Long Island w/ map * Revolutionary War * Patrick Henry This issue is filled with a great wealth of notable content concerning the Revolutionary War, however the prime piece here is the nice foldout map titled: "Sketch of the Country Illustrating the late Engagement in Long Island". The map measures 9 by 13 inches & shows the region from Amboy in New Jersey to "Hamsted Plains" and a bit beyond, and north to West Chester & New Rochelle. Points of interest on the map include New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Jamaica, "Flat Bush", New York, Harlem & Flushing. Also shown on the map are Bergen Point, Staten Island Oyster Bay, Governor's Island, King's Bridge & Long Island Sound. Th... See More  

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:33

$565.00
197577

KKK Ku Klux Klan w/ Gary Thomas Rowe VIOLA LIUZZO Murder Trial 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374041408771

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 4, 1965 * Informant Gary Thomas Rowe * re. Viola Liuzzo murder * Ku Klux Klan crimes * re. Civil Rights March at Selma The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "All-White Jury Is Chosen to Try First Liuzzo Slaying Defendant" with photo of Rowe and defendant. (see) Complete with all 40 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2022 13:33

$44.00
197568

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Philadelphia Pennsylvania Letter 1793 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394045734674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 25, 1793  * President George Washington On page 2 under "Pennsylvania" is an address presented to the President "...at his house..." by a committee of "Commercial and Trading Interests" in Philadelphia supporting his Proclamation of neutrality, followed by his gracious reply, signed in type on pg. 3: Go. Washington. Over half of the front page has continued reporting on the: "Trial of Louis XVI". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2022 13:27

$69.00
197530

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination TRIAL of the Conspirators Dr. Mudd 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394041985634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 7, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Trial of the conspirators * Dr. Samuel Mudd and more The front page has  nice one column heads including: "THE ASSASSINATION" "The Trial on Tuesday" "The Case of Dr. Mudd" "Attempt to Invalidate the Evidence of Thomas" "The Suppressed Testimony" "The Character of the Witnesses" and more, with the text taking about 2 1/2 columns on the front page. Also on the front page is: "From the Southwest" "Cotton--Troops Going to Texas--Surrender of the Rebel Gen. Wood" "Jeff Davis's Ironing & Why it was Done" "Mrs. Jeff Davis at Savannah--She is very Desirous of Going to Europe" and more. Complete in 8 pages, uncut and untrimmed, light creasing, minor ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2022 11:17

$45.00
197377

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Toasted for a Job Well Done 1796 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023568693

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 6, 1796  * President George Washington celebrated Page 2 has an interesting item: "Recent Instance of the Patriotism of Our Young Men" which is followed by various "Toasts", the first to: "George Washington, President of the United States--May his wisdom & integrity continue to preserve the happiness & liberties of America...". Four pages, good condition.

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Ends May 15, 2022 09:52

$45.00
197372

Martin Niemöller Anti-Nazi Lutheran Pastor First They Came ARREST 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032549800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1937 * Reverend Martin Niemöller arrested * Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor * Famous "First they came..." statement fame The front page has a one column heading: "NAZIS FINALLY PUT NIEMOELLER IN JAIL" with subheads that include: "Accuse Pastor of Slandering Notables and Calling for Opposition to Laws" "Court Trial Awaits Him" and more. (see) First report coverage on anti-Nazi theologian, Reverend Martin Niemöller, arrest by Heinrich Himmler's Gestapo in Berlin, Germany. 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 and a little wear at the margins, general... See More  

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Ends May 15, 2022 09:48

$97.00
197186

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal DEATH ROW HARM 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019714156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial - self-harm * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The back page has a one column heading: "Fish Again Slashes Himself In His Cell" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. 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 cont... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$49.00
197108

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal Trial CONFESSION1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374001098309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial - Confession * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 3 is a one column heading: "'FISH SAYS HE SLEW THE GAFFNEY BOY" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:43

$48.00
197102

SS MOHAWK Ward Line Ocean Liner Collision SHIPWRECK Disaster 1935 Old Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012277991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1935.   * SS Mohawk shipwreck * Ward Line ocean liner * New Jersey coast collision * Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial * Bruno Hauptmann takes the stand * Loads of court testimony The top of the front page has a three column headline: "WARD LINER SINKS IN CRASH WITH FREIGHTER OFF JERSEY; ALL ABROAD BELIEVED SAVED" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photos and list of the passengers. Very early coverage here as the report suggests all were saved when in fact 47 would go down with the ship. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. The front page also has a three column headline: "HA... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:41

$52.00
196837

JOHN C. FREMONT Court-martial Mutiny Trial - Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373986548525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 18, 1847  Page 2 has nearly two columns taken up with reports concerning the court martial of John Fremont for mutiny & other charges, including a letter signed in type: J. C. Fremont. Pages 2 & 3 have much on the Mexican War headed: "The President's Message--No. III".  And the back page has more on the: "Army Court Martial" of John Fremont which includes five letters signed; J.C. Fremont. Within these letters is one: "To Brig. Gen.S W. Kearny" which mentions in part: "The witness continued. Col. Fremont left me, to go to Gen. Kearny's quarters, desiring me, as soon as I had copied the letter, to send it to him by Mr. Carson. I copied it and gave it to Mr. Carson to carry...Did ... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2022 09:40

$35.00
196784

STATE OF DESERET CONSTITUTION Mormons & Great Seal of California 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393991113123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Dec. 22, 1849  * State of Deseret Constitution * Mormons - Mormonism - Utah * Great Seal of California adopted The front page has an article which includes a very nice engraving captioned: "The Great Seal of the State of California" and a related article which begins: "The Convention yesterday adopted the above design of a Great Seal for the new state of California. The credit of its invention is mainly due to Major R. S. Garnett of the Army..." with more text. Save for a very very minor alterations this is the same seal used by California today, and their website notes its various portions: "Under the gaze of Minerva, the Roman goddess of wisdom, a miner works near the Sacramento River. A gr... See More  

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Ends April 17, 2022 12:42

$420.00
196783

President ANDREW JOHNSON Impeachment Acquittal Verdict 1868 NYC Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373981525370

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 27, 1868 * Andrew Johnson impeachment * End of the trial (acquittal) The top of the first column has heads: "End Of Impeachment" "Verdict of Acquittal Entered" "Adjournment Without Day After a Vote on the Second & Third Articles--The Vote the Same as On the Eleventh" with the text being very lengthy & detailed, including listings of how votes were cast, etc. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 17, 2022 12:41

$166.00
196648

CHARLOTTE CORDAY & Jacobin Leader Jean-Paul Marat Assassination 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373976028505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 2, 1793 * Chalotte Corday * Jean-Paul Marat On page 2 under: "France" is the report pertaining to the trial of Charlotte Corde who murdered Marat, a principal revolutionary leader during the French Revolution. It begins: "The exterminatrix of Marat, continued to display the same uncommon spirit of heroic firmness and resolution to the last moment of her life. Being asked by her Judges, who were her accomplices? she answered, 'I have none -- could solely be excited by her own impulse to free her country of its most dangerous enemy...". Page 2 has a report: "Important Proceeding Relative to the President's Proclamation" referring to his stance of neutrality regarding the conflict betw... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2022 08:23

$78.00
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
196433

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron Tax Evasion Acquittal 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373958666939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer acquitted * Jewish-American gangster tax evasion trial The top of the front page has two column headline: "SHULTZ IS FREED; JUDGE EXCORIATES JURY OF FARMERS" with a subheads. (see) Lengthy first report continues inside. 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 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 03, 2022 08:58

$48.00
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
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