Anti-Slavery/Abolitionist Titles

The following issues are all from anti-slavery/abolitionist titles.

Anti-Slavery/Abolitionist Titles

The following issues are all from anti-slavery/abolitionist titles.
Web Results (25) Listings on eBay (7328)
  

Sort:

151887

Famous anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #151887
THE LIBERATOR, Boston, MA 1861-65 (with minor water-staining or other minor imperfections which make them somewhat 2nd-rate)



* Ornate masthead

* Anti-Slavery Title

* edited by William Lloyd Garrison



See the photo below for the terrific masthead of this famous anti-slavery title. The ornate woodcut in the masthead features three scenes: a slave auction, an image of Jesus breaking the bonds ... See More  

Available Now

$60.00
214122

Famous anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #214122
THE LIBERATOR, Boston, 1861-65 (first rate)  See the photo below for the terrific masthead of this famous anti-slavery title. The ornate woodcut in the masthead features three scenes: a slave auction, an image of Jesus breaking the bonds of the oppressors, and a family about to depart for their journey to emancipation. Much of the content concerns slavery and the anti-slavery movement. Edited... See More  

Available Now

$80.00
594686

Belmont, Missouri....

Item #594686

December 03, 1861

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, Vermont, December 3, 1861



* Original Civil War era



This genuine newspaper has Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the reports on pages 2 and/or 3 are: (see photos)



Other news of the day. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very plia... See More  

Available Now

$23.00
594661

1861 Civil War... Stephen A. Douglas death...

Item #594661

June 11, 1861

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, June 11, 1861



* Original Civil War era



This genuine newspaper has Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the reports on page 3 are: (see photos).



Other news of the day throughout. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and ea... See More  

Available Now

$23.00
594659

1861 Civil War... re. Declaration of war..

Item #594659

May 14, 1861

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, May 14, 1861



* Original Civil War era



This genuine newspaper has Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the reports on page 3 are: "The Southern Congress, President Jefferson Davis's Message", "Tennessee Committed to Rebellion", and more.



Other news of the day. This issue is not fragile... See More  

Available Now

$27.00
598469

President-Elect Abraham Lincoln en route...

Item #598469

March 12, 1861

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, March 12, 1861



* Abraham Lincoln

* post inauguration



Page 3 has the following one column headings: "The Cabinet" "The Confederation" "The Virginia Convention"



Nice reading here. Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, some tape mends along central fold, minor foxing, otherwise nice.... See More  

Available Now

$23.00
593480

Rare anti-slavery title... pre-Civil War...

Item #593480

May 05, 1853

THE NATIONAL ERA, Washington, D.C., May 5, 1853 



* Rare title



A famous title with an anti-slavery focus, by John Greenleaf Whittier as "corresponding editor" as noted in the masthead. Among the items in this issue are: "Things In California" "The Law of Colored Seamen" "From California" "Familiar Letters from Cuba" and more.

Four pages,... See More  

Available Now

$54.00
631170

Advertisements for the sale of Uncle Tom's Cabin...

Item #631170

June 17, 1852

THE NATIONAL ERA, Washington, D.C., June 17, 1852 



* Harriet Beecher Stowe



Page 3 has not one, but two advertisements for the sale of: "Uncle Tom's Cabin". One ad begins: "Uncle Tom's Cabin: Or, Life Among The Lowly. By Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe. For sale, wholesale and retail..." and the other begins: "Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe's Great Story, firs... See More  

Available Now

$47.00
615380
Item #615380

April 25, 1850

EMANCIPATOR & REPUBLICAN, Boston, April 25, 1850  Although the title would seem to imply this is an anti-slavery newspaper, the content is almost entirely political, plus advertisements as well.

Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few minor archival mends.

Available Now

$32.00
648533

Reports from the California Gold Rush......

Item #648533

September 19, 1849

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Sept. 19, 1849 



* California gold rush



This title has both religious/Christian-themed news along with general news of the day.  Page 3 has several reports from the gold rush region headed: "Latest From California" (see). Page one has an update in the missionary efforts to the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Islands and various Native American Indian t... See More  

Available Now

$57.00
586547

Existed for just 2 1/2 years...

Item #586547

September 15, 1849

THE EXAMINER, Louisville, Kentucky, September 15, 1849  A quite scarce newspaper which lasted but 2 1/2 years, from June, 1847 thru December, 1849. Page 2 has a rather lengthy: "Address of the Central Committee of Louisville to the Emancipationists of Kentucky ! ", "Georgetown College", "Late from Texas", "Later from Santa Fe and Los Vegas--Indian Fights, et... See More  

Available Now

$45.00
594702

1849 Gold Rush Era...

News from California... preserving newspapers...

Item #594702

May 02, 1849

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, May 2, 1849



* Gold Rush era original... with gold rush content

* The historical significance of newspapers




This Vermont newspaper has both religious/Christian-themed news along with general news of the day.  Page 3 has coverage related to the gold rush era, "California Beaten" and "Emigration to California", as does page 1, ... See More  

Available Now

$55.00
594700

1849 Gold Rush Era...

Sandwhich Islands... News from the gold mines...

Item #594700

April 18, 1849

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, April 18, 1849



* Gold Rush era original... with gold rush content



This Vermont newspaper has both religious/Christian-themed news along with general news of the day.  Page 3 has coverage related to the gold rush era, "Direct From The Gold Mines" and "Authentic From San Francisco" (see images). Page one has an update in the mi... See More  

Available Now

$50.00
587738

A man goes over Niagara Falls in 1848...

Item #587738

October 26, 1848

THE NATIONAL ERA, Washington, D.C., Oct. 26, 1848 



* Over Niagara Falls



The back page has: "A Man Over The Falls of Niagara" which is a nearly half column detailed article on a man who went over the falls in a boat (see). Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

Available Now

$32.00
586832

Existed for just 2 1/2 years...

Item #586832

April 15, 1848

THE EXAMINER, Louisville, Kentucky, April 15, 1848  A quite scarce newspaper which lasted but 2 1/2 years, from June, 1847 thru December, 1849. Among the many items on the front page is: "To The Baptists of Kentucky" which takes over a column. Inside includes: "More Submission to the People--Greater Advances in Human Freedom!!" "The Generals" "Homestead Exem... See More  

Available Now

$45.00
153339

Anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #153339
THE EMANCIPATOR, Boston, 1846 As the title would suggest, this is an anti-slavery newspaper from before the Civil War. Never bound nor trimmed, some minor edge wear and some light browning. Complete in 4 pages.

Available Now

$41.00
582283

1845 Windsor Vermont...

Item #582283

March 26, 1845

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, March 26, 1845 



* Discussion on Slavery 

* Windsor, Vermont 


This 4 page newspaper has mostly religious content throughout with a front page article titled: "A Discussion of the Subject of Slavery" which takes up more than 4 full columns.



Other topics and advertising throughout. Complete in 4 pages, 18 by 24 1/2 inc
... See More  

Available Now

$26.00
208853

Slavery article on the front and back pages...

Item #208853

February 05, 1845

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, Feb. 5, 1845 The front page has an article: "Dr. Wayland On Slavery--To the Rev. Richard Fuller, D.D." this being letter #5 of a series. This letter takes 2 1/4 columns on the front page & half of a column on pg. 2. The bkpg. has: "Frederika Bremer on Slavery". Complete in 4 pages, a Christian-themed newspaper, very nice, clean condition.

Available Now

$25.00
575787

Southern slavery question...

Item #575787

January 22, 1845

THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, January 22, 1845



* South is pro slavery

* Kentucky




Page 3 has a one column headline: "The Pro-Slavery Diplomacy" which discuses the slavery question in some Southern states.



Other news of the day including period advertising. Complete in 4 pages, and in very nice condition.

Available Now

$21.00
211613

1844 Anti-Slavery Newspaper....

Item #211613

October 02, 1844

EMANCIPATOR & WEEKLY CHRONICLE, Boston, October 2, 1844. As the title would suggest, this newspaper is themed on the anti-slavery cause from before the Civil War. Some of the news of the day includes: "Howe's Cave" "Mr. Polk A Slaveholder" "Webster and Clay" and much more. Nice condition, 4 pages.

Available Now

$41.00
613021

An anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #613021

September 04, 1844

EMANCIPATOR & WEEKLY CHRONICLE, Boston, Sept. 4, 1844 One of the less common anti-slavery newspapers with content as you might suspect, including a ftpg. item: "Letter of Cassius M. Clay" and more inside.

Four pages, several illus. ads, some light foxing, generally nice.

Available Now

$44.00
208923

Anti Slavery - John Tyler...

Item #208923

December 14, 1843

EMANCIPATOR AND FREE AMERICAN, Boston, Dec. 14, 1843. The Presidents Message to Congress takes most of the front page, signed in type: John Tyler. In the last column is a list of the members of the 28th Congress. Has the subscribers name written above the masthead, two very minor ink stains in the text of the message, bit of lite fold rubbing and lite fold foxing, otherwise in good condition.... See More  

Available Now

$44.00
217903

Anti-Slavery Newspaper...

Item #217903

November 17, 1842

EMANCIPATOR AND FREE AMERICAN, Boston, Nov. 17, 1842.

 

* Anti-Slavery Periodical



As the title would suggest, this is an anti-slavery newspaper. Page 2 contains an illustrated ad for "James Birney" for President, under the Liberty ticket. Other various news items and articles with an anti-slavery theme, plus many ads as well. Irregular at the spine & mostly loose at the s
... See More  

Available Now

$42.00
578208

Uncommon anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #578208

February 04, 1842

EMANCIPATOR AND FREE AMERICAN, Boston, Massachusetts, Feb. 4, 1842 



* Rare Anti-slavery title

* 19 years prior to Civil War




As the title would suggest, this is a newspaper focused on the anti-slavery movement although the content in this issue would seem to be mostly political. The ftpg. is taken up with: "Mr. Birney's Letter" and reports from the "Massachusetts Legi... See More  

Available Now

$43.00
597127

John Quincy Adams' annual address...

Item #597127

December 14, 1827

VERMONT CHRONICLE, Bellows Falls,Vermont, Dec. 14, 1827 



* State of the Union Address



Taking all of the back page and half of page 3 is the: "President's Message", being the traditional state-of-the-union address, signed in type: John Quincy Adams. This was a tradition begun by Washington & is still carried on today.

Four pages, rejoined at the spine & nearly clos... See More  

Available Now

$28.00
If you are searching for a newspaper from a specific date, please note that we have a vast selection available for purchase by using the date picker on our gifts and birthday newspapers page.
[ RSS Feed ]