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203990

Rare Capital of the Confederacy Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394450964076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 29, 1862   * Rare rebel publication The front page has advertisements and 3 columns on: "The Northern Congress--The New Treasury Bill--Interesting Debate on the War" carrying over to page. 2. Page 2 has a very nice editorial in which they examine & discuss the "...four grand objects..." or goals of the Yankees for 1862: "...First in importance among them is the advance upon Richmond from the banks of the Potomac. Next is the descent of the Mississippi with a view to the capture of New Orleans...Next, is the penetration of the interior from the direction of the Kanawha Valley or from Eastern Kentucky...Lastly, is the invasion of North Carolina from the seaboard..." with much more.... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2023 11:49

$74.00
203890

Nice Japanese Surrenders End of World War II Peace V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374492911755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREENSBORO DAILY NEWS, Extra, North Carolina, Aug. 14, 1945  * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Nice headline for display A very displayable front page as the large headline in bold lettering announces: "WAR ENDS" with: "Japs Accept Surrender Terms Of Allied Powers" and photos of MacArthur and Nimitz. The following pages are loaded with photos, illustrations and text on the highlights of the war. This is an early report as most newspapers did not announce the Japanese surrender until August 15. Appears to be complete as a 4 page Extra, a bit of toning to front page folds, otherwise nice condition and terrific for display.

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Ends March 02, 2023 13:22

$138.00
203829

Battle of Spotsylvania Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394440806155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 26, 1864  * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory * Resaca Georgia Ga - William T. Sherman Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT!" "Victorious March of the Army of the Potomac" "The South Anna River Reached by Our Troops" "One Thousand More Prisoners Captured" "Sheridan's Expedition" and more. Additional war reporting inside including: "Butler" "Beauregard Reported to be Reinforcing Lee" "the North Carolina Refugees" "The Red River Expedition". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:57

$30.00
203819

George Martha Washington Letter - NC Gold & West Point Military 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374489435784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 4, 1829  * George Washington letter to Martha * Early Susquehanna River * Gold in North Carolina * West Point Military Academy Page 3 has a brief report on: "The Susquehannah" and its use by arks & rafts in the Bradford area. Also: "Plenty of Gold!" begins: "We are informed that a gold mine has been recently discovered in Davidson co. containing a vein of the precious metal eighty feet in width..." with more detail. Inside has: "The Private Memoirs of Washington" which were then in the process of being published. Highlighted is the terrific letter by him dated Phila., June 18,1775 sent to his wife and telling her of his appointment by Congress to be commander-in-chief of the C... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2023 14:51

$30.00
203633

Williams v. North Carolina Supreme Court Decision Nevada Divorce 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394432370344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Dec. 22, 1942  * Nevada divorce becomes legal (1st report) * Williams v. North Carolina decision * United States Supreme Court  Page 3 has a one column heading: "High Court Legalizes reno Decree" with subhead. First report coverage on the decision of Williams v. North Carolina divorce case that made it legal to divorce in the state of Nevada from any state in the United States. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 24, 2023 13:31

$42.00
203623

Revolutionary War America Indcependence ? Edinburgh England 1780 Enemy Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394432356489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, May 12, 1780 * American Revolutionary War era newspaper * Independence for America ?  Pages 2 and 3 have much discussion in the House of Commons concerning the Revolutionary War. A few bits include: "...introduced his motion for a reconciliation between Great Britain & her colonies. Peace, he said, was a desirable object to every man...The people of America...had never thought of independence in the beginning of the contest; they were driven to it on our haughty treatment & arbitrary measures...they had, indeed, insisted on the exclusive right to tax themselves...The war with America, he admitted, had been popular in its beginning; but the delusion soon vanished..." and so much more. ... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2023 13:15

$74.00
203483

Chowan County North Carolina Letter to John Adams & Sign Response 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394424384524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 8, 1798  * President John Adams Page 2 has a letter to the President from the officers & soldiers of the Chowan county, North Carolina, concerning: "...the critical situation of our country..." as it relates to France. It is followed by the: "Answer" signed in type: John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:34

$46.00
203464

1897 Pop Warner Georgia Bulldogs College Football 1st Unbeaten Year Team Photo


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394424375263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 2, 1897  * Early Georgia Bulldogs college football * Their 1st undefeated season - Pop Warner The front page has a full page political cartoon which includes Uncle Sam by W. A. Rogers titled: "Getting Monotonous". Two full pages with many photos of: 'The Revolt in the Philippine Is., Scenes in Manila'. One-third pg: 'Bird's-Eye View of the Tenn. Centennial Expo.' plus a nice fullpg. of the Centennial Expo at Nashville. An inside page shows the 1896 Georgia Bulldogs football team - their 1st undefeated season, coached by Pop Warner. Complete with 24 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1896 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of ... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:23

$75.00
203317

Yanceyville NC North Carolina African American Leering Girl Case 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374455856363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 12, 1952 * Convicted of "Leering" from a distance * Yanceyville, Caswell County, North Carolina * President Eisenhower's "Crusade of Freedom" speech The front page has: "Negro in North Carolina Convicted Of Assault by 'Leer' at White Girl", which continues on page 21. It tells of sharecropper Mack Ingram's conviction of assaulting a white woman by leering at her from 60 feet. The trial became the subject of much Communist propaganda. The details are worth reading. Page 13 has the entire text of President Dwight D. Eisenhower's third "Crusade of Freedom Speech" - a speech given just a few days after being elected President. Fifty-Six pages, rag edition, a bit rough on the left spine, but in... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2023 07:21

$48.00
203297

Tariff Act of 1789 President George Washington Signs 1789 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394416749499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, July 24, 1789  * Tariff Act of 1789 (Tonnage) * George Washington signs * 1st major piece of legislation The entire front page is taken up with ads including 7 illustrated ship ads. Page 2 has an address to George Washington from the governor & council of North Carolina, which is followed by his reply which carries over to page 3 & is signed in type: G. Washington. Also on page 3 is: "An Act Imposing duties on Tonnage" signed in type by the President: G. Washington, and the Vice President: John Adams. This was a follow-up to the earlier & very historic Tariff Act of 1789, further defining tariff rates on ships with foreign goods. The rates varied according ... See More  

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Ends February 11, 2023 15:08

$495.00
203214

Articles of Confederation & Explorer Captain James Cook S. Pacific 1775 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394413698912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1775   * Early Version of the Articles of Confederation * Captain Cook and his voyage to the South Pacific Over three pages taken up with: "Protest entered in the Upper House Against the Bill for Prohibiting all Commercial intercourse with the Confederated Colonies" which is very good reading in defense of America. There is terrific & historic reading taking nearly 2 pages on what is an early version of the Articles of Confederation, being a plan to unite for: "...a firm league of friendship with each other...for their prosperity, for their common defence against their enemies, for the security of their liberties & properties...". The wording in this version of t... See More  

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Ends February 09, 2023 10:11

$365.00
203005

Burnside's North Carolina Expedition Cape Hatteras Map 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374432117007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 29, 1862   * General Ambrose Burnside * North Carolina expedition * Cape Hatteras map The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Burnside Expedition. Map Showing Hatteras Inlet, Caper Hatteras & Loggerhead Inlet". Several front page column heads on the Civil War including: "The Burnside Expedition" "Most of the Fleet & Soldiers Safe in Pamlico Sound" "The Cost of the Rebellion of the South" "Proceedings of Congress" "News From Kentucky" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2023 14:17

$43.00
203004

Fall of Nashville Tennessee Edenton NC North Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374432116701

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 27, 1862   * Fall of Nashville, Tennessee * Edenton, North Carolina Among the Civil War reports on the inside pages are: "From Pamlico Sound" "All Quiet at Elizabeth City" "The War in the South-West" "Occupation of Nashville Confirmed" "Martial Law in West Tennessee" "The Rebel Prisoners at Chicago" "The War For The Union" "Armed Intervention" "Nashville Surrendered" "The Capture of Edenton" and so much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2023 14:17

$28.00
202641

Battle for Jerusalem British Mandate of Palestine War Jews Arabs 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374396924342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, May 21, 1948  * Battle for Jerusalem * 1947-1949 Palestine war * Jews - Jewish - Arabs * British Mandate of Palestine The front page has: "JERUSALEM FIGHT NEARS END," with subhead, "Arabs Hold 80 Percent Of Old City," which includes related text providing details regarding the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Nice for display. Also present is: "Miners Buried Alive In Virginia Disaster" which tells of the Clinchfield Coal Company mining disaster, and a photo of "JESSE JAMES?" which tells of J. Frank Dalton's claim of being the infamous outlaw. See images for details. Complete in 12 pages, a little mildew and damp stains, slightly irregular at the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2023 12:27

$68.00
202562

Trail of Tears Samuel Houston & North Carolina Gold Discoveries 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374391282654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 16, 1829  * Trail of Tears  * Samuel Houston  * North Carolina gold Page 3 has an article with a small head: "Gen. Houston" which has some speculation on why this former governor of Tennessee is leaving, ending with: "...They relate to domestic misfortunes. He has not only resigned the governor's chair of Tennessee--but abandoned the state, and for ever!"  Of course in a few years he would earn some acclaim for his efforts in Texas. An article: "The Creek Indians" includes: "...directed to remove his agency west of the Mississippi to the country allotted to the emigrating Indians..." which is concerning the infamous Trail of Tears. Among other articles in this issue are: "The... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2023 08:12

$43.00
202457

Battle of Greece Italy Invasion Greco-Italian WWII 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394358524156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, October 28, 1940 * Battle of Greece begins * Italy invasion of Greece * Greco-Italian War The front page has a nice banner headline: "Italy and Greece Are At War with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 01, 2023 07:40

$48.00
202417

Rare Confederate Wilmington NC North Carolina Civil War Start 1861 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394355967568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 11, 1861  * Civil War beginning (eve) * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Rare Confederate publication Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. Neighboring South Ca... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2022 12:55

$172.00
202410

President FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt 3rd Term Election Victory w/ Photo 1940 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394355963270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Nov. 4, 1940 * President Franklin D. Roosevelt * Historic 3rd term election win The front page has a nice banner headline: "SEE F. D. R. LANDSLIDE" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 29, 2022 12:51

$52.00
202408

Rare Confederate Richmond VA w/ Batlle of Kinston NC Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374379552561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 1, 1863   * Battle of Kinston, North Carolina * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the war-related reports in this Confederate newspaper are: "Norther News" "Jeff. Davis's Fulmination Against General Butler" "Official Report of the Fight in N. Carolina" "The Virginians in the War" "Petersburgh" and more. Single sheet with a full banner masthead, water stain near the top spine, wear at folds with some separation, various foxing.

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Ends December 29, 2022 12:48

$62.00
202192

GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Burning Conflagration Disaster 1871 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374358038956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Oct. 26 1871 * The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 The front page has several reports on the Chicago Fire of 2 weeks previous, with various subheads as shown in the photos. Four pages, rejoined at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2022 09:23

$29.00
202161

JFK John F. Kennesdy Assassination Murder L.H. Oswald w/ Photos 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394335525529

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO RECORD, North Carolina, Nov. 22, 1963  * John F. Kennedy assassination The banner headline announces: "SNIPER KILLS KENNEDY" with a few related subheads and a photo of the motorcade. Given this is a same-day report and given the immediacy of getting the issue on the street, the remainder of the issue has more "typical" news of the day. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-18. Nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2022 08:32

$62.00
202013

Orville Wright Brothers Kitty Hawk 1st Airplane Flight Jubilee 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394325327501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 17, 1928 * Orville Wright Brothers * First airplane flight success * Kitty Hawk, North Carolina * 25th anniversary celebration The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST FLIGHT 25 YEARS AGO" with subhead. (see) Complete with 48 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 08, 2022 10:34

$48.00
201943

Best North Carolina Secession from U.S. Wilmington NC Confederate 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374335811682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 22, 1861  * North Carolina secession * American Civil War Certainly the most notable report is the pg. 2 news headed: "Secession Of North Carolina!" "One of The Confederates States" "North Carolina Free--Lincoln's Military Despotism Repudiated" which also includes the two "Ordinance" reports for secession and for ratifying the Confederate Constitution. Relating to this page 2 also has: "The passage of the secession ordinance by the Convention of the state of North Carolina was celebrated here yesterday by the firing of 11 guns...At 12 o'clock the official report of the passage of the ordinance of secession, and also the ordinance adopting the Confederate Constitution ... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2022 11:13

$5,250.00
201788

1st U.S. Conscription American Men Draft Registration World War II1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394307532577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, October 17, 1940 * 1st lottery for U.S. WWII draftees * World War II draft begins (1st report) The front page has a banner headline: "Mighty Army Is Registered" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 8 pages, light toning, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 27, 2022 10:52

$40.00
201787

1940 Tripartite Pact Signed Axis Powers Unite w/ Japan World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374324419330

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, September 30, 1940 * 1940 Tripartite Pact * Germany - Japan - Italy * Axis powers officially unite The front page has a banner headline: "Japan Signs Pact With Axis" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Tripartite Pact which was signed in Berlin by the representatives of Germany (Nazis), Japan and Italy. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 27, 2022 10:51

$40.00
201712

Rare Confederate Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1863 Southern old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374321024866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Sept. 10, 1863   * Rare Confederate publication from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The entire front page is taken up with: "North Carolina Politics", obviously much relating the ongoing Civil War. This lengthy article carries over to page 2. Pages 2 and 3 have various items relating to the Civil War including: "The News" with various military items; "Reaction" "Able Papers" "Organized for Resistance" "Sentenced to be Shot" "Tory Raid in t... See More  

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Ends November 25, 2022 09:31

$189.00
201461

Very Rare 18th Century Norwich Connecticut w/ George Washington 1789 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374304948568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWICH PACKET & COUNTRY JOURNAL, Connecticut, Aug. 7, 1789  * Very rare 18th century publication * Great masthead engraving for display * First year of President George Washington This must rank among the more beautiful mastheads of the 18th century, and it has been many years since we have been able to offer one. And from the founding year of the federal government with two front page documents signed by George Washington no less. Most of the first column is taken up with: "An Act Imposing Duties on Tonnage" signed in type  by George Washington and John Adams. The ftpg. also has a full column letter: "To the Governor & Council of the State of North Carolina" signed in type: George Washington. Complete in 4 p... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2022 07:38

$477.00
201307

14th Amendment Negroes Citizenship North Carolina Ratification 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394277457421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1868  * 14th Amendment ratified by North Carolina * President Andrew Johnson signs The front page has: "PROCLAMATION" with the subheading: "The President Declares the Ratification of the Fourteenth Amendment by North Carolina", signed in type by the President: Andrew Johnson. This was one of the Reconstruction amendments which guaranteed citizenship to African-Americans, among other details. Included is the full text of President Johnson's proclamation. Also of interest inside: "South Carolina - The Legislature--Black vs. White--Demand for the Blacks--Ratification of the 14th Article..." and; "Across the Sierra Nevada - First Passenger Train from Sacramento to Over the Mountains" with much ... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2022 11:05

$98.00
201007

United States Constitution Going Into effect & New York Capital 1788 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394259936223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 20, 1788 * United States Constitution into effect * New York City as nation's capital  The top of the front page has an article signed by: "A Federalist" which is very supportive of the new Constitution, then being considered for ratification by the various states. It notes in part: "...The game that is now playing by the antifederalists is their last chance--Under the fallacious guise of being advocates for what they modestly stile 'amendments' to the new Constitution...The Constitution, as it came from the venerable Continental Convention approves itself to be unprejudiced understanding of every real friend to America...". Page 2 has a letter beginning; "The celebrated writer ... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2022 11:37

$385.00
200943

Confederate States of America Charleston South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374268920127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 23, 1863  * From the origin of the American Civil War Printed in the dateline is: "Confederate States of America", this being one of only a few such newspapers which did so. Among ftpg. column heads are: "Official Dispatch from Gen. Bragg--More Brilliant Exploits of Gens. Wheeler and Forrest" which is signed in type: Braxton Bragg; "From Tullahoma, Tenn. - Another Account of Our Cavalry Exploits" "From Wilmington, N.C. - Affairs in North Carolina" "From Petersburg, Va. - More Northern News" & more. Page 2 has "Gen. Bragg's Army" and a bit on General Forrest. Page 4 has: "Our Army Correspondence" "The American Question - Gen. Burnside's Defeat" and the "Message of Governor ... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2022 13:00

$78.00
200551

Rare Confederate Port City of Wilmington North Carolina Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374244957077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 21, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Pages 2 & 3 have various Civil War reports including: "Insubordination in the 'Grand Army' " "Gov. Sprague, of Rhode Isl., on the War" "Ellsworth's Zouaves" "What is To Be Done With the Prisoners?" "Sketch of the Life of Ben McCullough". Included also is a lengthy letter headed: "Head Quarters, Aquia Creek". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2022 12:49

$78.00
200344

Rare Confederate Port City of Wilmington North Carolina Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374233971439

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 16, 1861  * Rare Confederate publication This is one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. The front page is entirely taken up with ads.   War related items are on page 2 include: "Weapons" "England & France Side with the Southern Confederacy" ""Loan for the Defense of the Confederate States" "Uncle Sam's Men Getting Tired of Pickens" and more. One article: "A Confab Between Old Abe and Old Scott" which includes: "...took place a few days ago between Abe Lincoln, LL.D., and Old Fuss and Feathers, during which the gouty old soldier told the King of all the Abolitionists a most unpleasant truth..." with more... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2022 07:54

$116.00
200236

Rare Confederate Richmond VA Virginia General John Hunt Morgan 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394212813264

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 1, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Affairs on the Rappahannock--Depredations of the Enemy--The Approaching Conflict" "Affairs in North Carolina" "Vandalism in Memphis" "Dashing Cavalry Exploit in Mississippi--A Fighting Parson" "A Picture of New England Society Which is Not At All Flattering" "Affairs at Vicksburg--Address of General Van Dorn" "Morgan's Proclamation at Lebanon" is signed in type: J. H. Morgan, and even more. Complete as a single sheet, barely close-trimmed at the upper left, good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2022 08:13

$78.00
200235

Thomas Alva Edison Electric Light Bulb Phonograph Inventor Death 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374226309855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Oct. 19, 1931  * Inventor Thomas Edison death * Electric light bulb & phonograph The top of the front page has a 3 column head: "Thomas A. Edison Passes Away Peacefully at His New Jersey Home; Was Greatest of Inventors" with several subheads. A nice article on the death of this famous inventor. Eight pages, light toning, minor margin wear, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 24, 2022 08:12

$62.00
200111

Woodrow Wilson 28th President Democrat Death Progressive Movement 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394206120775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Feb. 4, 1924  * Woodrow Wilson death (1st report) The banner headline announces: "Ex-President Wilson Passed Away Yesterday Morning" with subheads including: "Mr. Wilson Died At 11:15 O'Clock" "End Peaceful For Sufferer" and more. Eight pages, light toning, good condition.

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Ends September 18, 2022 13:09

$44.00
199638

Very Rare Greensboro NC Guilford County North Carolina Antebellum 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394182474157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, (Greensboro), North Carolina, May 25, 1850 * Rare Antebellum publication Rarely are we able to secure antebellum newspapers from this city. A typical newspaper of the day with news reports both local and national. Most of the back page is taken up with advertisements, a few of which are illustrated. Four pages, very condition.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:32

$35.00
199414

Rare & Early 18th Century British 1724 Old Newspaper w/ Nice Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394171731900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST-BOY, London, Dec. 31, 1724   * Rare & early 18th century publication * Nice masthead engravings * Very early North Carolina Although the reporting is mostly concerning England as well as the rest of Europe, page 2 has a brief item: "Sir Richard Everet is appointed Governor of North Carolina, in the room of Capt. Barrington." Single sheet newspaper with two handsome engravings in the masthead, full red tax stamp on the back page, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2022 12:28

$53.00
199204

Uriah P. Levy 1st Jewish U.S. Navy Commodore Death Jews 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394158442600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 25, 1862  * Uriah P. Levy death (1st report) * 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy * American Civil War - Jews The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 7 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging. The front page has a map titled: "WHAT GENERAL BURNSIDE HAS ACCOMPLISHED, Scene of Operations of the Coast of North Carolina from Elizabeth City to Beaufort". Also a smaller page 3 map titled: "THE BATTLE IN THE VIRGINIA VALLEY". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "OPERATIONS ON THE COAST" "What The N... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2022 08:42

$137.00
198924

1912 John Burroughs American Naturalist Nature Conservation Movement Photo News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394135767918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, June 6, 1912 * Naturalist John Burroughs photo * Nature essayist - conservation movement The top of page 10 has a two column photo of John Burroughs with heading: "Enemy Of The Nature Faker" with very brief text. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning, very small library stamp within the masthead, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends July 27, 2022 09:59

$37.00
198182

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination SHOT Charles J. Guiteau 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095927865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 8, 1881   * President James A. Garfield shot (1st report) * Charles J. Guiteau - assassin The last column of the front page has heads: "ASSASSIN'S WORK" "President Garfield Shot" "Two Balls Enter His Person" "Dangerously Wounded" "Balls Not Yet Extracted" "May Possibly Recover" with the text taking the entire column. Additional reports inside as well including an editorial: "The Voice of Lamentation". Four pages, very discrete archival strengthening at the interior central fold, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:44

$64.00
198083

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085530844

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

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:30

$42.00
197299

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019747942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, May 7, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 8. Inside has a report from Charleston beginning: "Five deserters who came last week to Purysburgh [Purryisburg] informed that the British troops were moving down the country to Savannah...a body of them  was to go to Port Royal...also mention there having been a mutiny among the soldiers...". Another item notes: "...arrived in Hampton Roads, Virginia, with a flag of truce from New York. They bring clothing, baggage...for the use of the off... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:54

$1,200.00
196196

MIRACLE IN THE ANDES Flight 571 Airplane Rugby Team Crash RESCUE 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393942439285

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, December 24, 1972  * Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571  * Miracle in the Andes rescue in progress * Rugby team - airplane crash - "Alive"  The top of page 3 has a four column heading: "8 More Rescued from the Andes" (see) This story was featured in the movie "Alive" and has to be one of the most amazing feats of survival in aviation history. Complete in 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 17, 2022 10:48

$44.00
196078

PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Ratification NO BEER LIQUOR Goes Dry 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373926781304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT (bi-weekly), North Carolina, January 20, 1919  * Prohibition (no beer, liquor) wins * 18th Amendment ratification * 3/4 of the states needed is met The top of the front page has a one column heading: "America First Nation To Legislate Liquor Out" with subheads. First report coverage on Nebraska formally ratifying the 18th amendment to the Constitution & causing Prohibition. Complete with 8 pages, light, even toning, a few tiny binding holes along the spine/1st column causing minimal text loss, generally in good condition.

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Ends March 11, 2022 09:52

$62.00
196044

COLOGNE Germany RAF Bombers Raid & FIRE DESTRUCTION 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925447398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, June 1, 1942 * Cologne Germany 1,000 bomber raid * Operation Millennium - World War II This 8 page newspaper has a five column headline on the front page: "COLOGNE, GERMAN INDUSTRIAL CENTER, LAID WASTE BY MASSIVE BRITISH RAID; THREE-QUARTERS OF CITY LEFT AFLAME" with subheads (see images). This tells of the famous 1,000 bomber raid on Cologne Germany by the RAF during World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on WWII. Complete in 8 pages, slightly rough at the left spine with a bit of minor staining, a few non-archival mends on inconsequential pages, but otherwise good. Note: The first 1,000 bomber raid by the RAF was codenamed O... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:57

$48.00
196004

AFFIRMED Wins Triple Crown HORSE Racing LARRY HOLMES Champion 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373923662302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, North Carolina, June 11, 1978 * Affirmed wins triple crown * Belmont Stakes - horse racing The front page has a three column photo with caption: "Affirmed--by a nose" with text. (see) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has banner headline: "It's Affirmed again (by a nose)" with 2 related photos. First report coverage on Affirmed winning the Belmont Stakes and becoming the 11th and most recent winner the United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing. Sixty + pages, various worm holing throughout but does not affect the "Affirmed" reporting, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends March 09, 2022 15:10

$58.00
194235

First THOMAS SELFRIDGE w/ Orville Wright 1st Airplane DEATH 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393688690602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, North Carolina, September 23, 1908  * Orville Wright Injured * Thomas Etholen Selfridge Killed * 1st powered airplane fatality Page 4 has: "THE AIRSHIP DIASTER", with a corresponding article of, "The disaster to the air ship of Orville Wright in which the inventor was badly wounded and his companion killed is keenly felt in Washington, where the experiments were made". The article goes on to list Lieutenant Selfridge as the one who died in the crash, making him the first to die in an airplane crash. Complete in twelve pages, loose along the spine with (typical) binding holes, a few small archival mends, and quite brittle. Average fragility for the era. Page 5 has been placed on the top for ... See More  

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Ends March 08, 2022 14:59

$62.00
195896

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight LOST Pacific Ocean Search 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393912194730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 4, 1937.   * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Searching the Pacific Ocean The front page has a two column heading: "Amelia Earhart's Chance For Rescue Becomes Dim" with subhead. (see) Complete 1st section only with 10 pages, light toning, a little margin wear with a few tiny tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 03, 2022 14:03

$52.00
195445

MICHAEL JORDAN #23 Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball # 3 DRAFT PICK 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373852572058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, June 20, 1984 * Michael Jordan's NBA draft * Chicago Bulls professional basketball * One of the biggest dynasties in sports is born The front page of the sport's has reporting on the 1984 NBA draft which shows a small photo of Akeem Olajuwon and Sam Bowie, the first two picks. Within the report is mention of the first 5 picks with  text that includes: "...North Carolina forward Michael Jordan (Chicago)..." Page 3 of this section has a nice list of the first 24 picks, all having photos of the players selected including Jordan. (see) Also a team-by-team draft selections list. And page 9 has a list of all ten rounds of the draft. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to sa... See More  

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Ends February 05, 2022 14:35

$117.00
195330

Very Rare CONFEDERATE New Bern NC North Carolina 1861 Civil War Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393834730006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: The DAILY PROGRESS, New Bern, North Carolina, Aug. 2, 1861  * Very rare Confederate publication This is a single sheet newspaper with just a one column masthead, not uncommon from the Confederacy where newsprint was often difficult to come by. From the early part of the Civil War with many items relating to it, including article headed "Resolutions of Mississippi on the Victories in Virginia" is concerning Bull Run; and "Admission of Missouri as a Member of the Southern Confederacy" includes the bill to admit Missouri as a Confederate state (see); plus "The News From Missouri" and a letter from Camp Holmes in Virginia with some interesting war-related reports.  The bkpg. is almost entirely taken up with ads. Some minor... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:53

$225.00
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