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Scnes near Newport and San Francisco...

Item #174370

July 26, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 26, 1879  Full ftpg. Nast political cartoon: 'The Statesman At Home'. Fullpg; 'The Metropolitan Regatta on the Hudson'. 3/4 pg: 'The Eruption of Mt. Etna--The Great Stream of Lava'. Fullpg. with 7 scenes of a military encampment at Newport. Fullpg. shows the ship: 'Jeannette Leaving San Francisco'.

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Jesse Owens wins olympic gold in 1936....

Item #680481

August 04, 1936

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, August 4, 1936

* Jesse Owens Olympic gold 

* United States dominance 

* In front of Adolph Hitler & Reich

This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "JESSE OWENS BREAKS BROAD JUMP RECORD" "Leaps 26 Feet 5 1-3 Inches Beating Record of Edward Hamm in 1928". More Olympic news ... See More  

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Mahatma Gandhi... Jackie Mitchell... The Antioch Chalice...

Item #651181

March 30, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1931

* Mahatma Gandhi - Karachi Session of 1931

* The Antioch Chalice - Holy Grail ?

* Jackie Mitchell - 1st girl in organized baseball

Page 10 has a one column heading: "CONGRESS OF 50,000 IN HANDS OF GANDHI" with subheads. (see)

Page 12 has a one column heading: "'HOLY GRAIL,' HERE, TO BE SENT TO PARIS" with subheads. (see)

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Most runs ever in a Major League Baseball game....

Item #688792

August 26, 1922

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 26, 1922 

* Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies 

* Most runs in a single game record

This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 7: "CUBS AND PHILLIES SMASH TWO RECORDS" "Chicago Team Wins Weird Game in Which 51 Hits Are Made, 26-23" with box scores.

Tells of the game between the Chicago Cubs and Phil... See More  

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Heading towards the Klondike...

Item #176266

September 18, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 18, 1897  Full ftpg: 'On the Way to the Klondike Gold-Fields--A Night Scene on a Freighter from Vancouver to Skagway'. four photos of: 'Boston's New Subway for Street Railway Cars'. Nice fullpg. with 12 photos of: 'On the Way to the Klondike Gold Fields' by steamship, from Vancouver to Juneau. Fullpg: 'Military Sharpshoo... See More  

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Death of Dale Earnhardt... In a Daytona newspaper...

Item #674814

February 19, 2001

THE NEWS-JOURNAL, Daytona Beach, Florida, February 19, 2001 (Dale Earnhardt's Fatal Crash)


   * From the city where it happened

   * Great for framing or as a memento

   * "Black Sunday"


Whether you are a NASCAR fan or not, collectors cannot fail to admit that one of the more notable--and tragic--events in NASCAR racing was the d... See More  

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Hydraulic mining in California...

Item #176022

May 18, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 18, 1895 Full ftpg. is a Frederic Remington print: 'I Began the Retreat as I Intended'. Fullpg: 'Scenes in Eastern Cuba' Halfpg. illus. & lengthy text: 'Hydraulic Mining in Calif.'

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Gene Tunney defends heavyweight boxing championship...

Item #642059

July 27, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1928

* Gene Tunney defeats Tom Heeney

* World's heavyweight boxing title

* Last fight before retirement (3 days later)

The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TUNNEY SCORES KNOCKOUT OVER HEENEY IN ELEVENTH; ONLY 50,000 SEE THE BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and round by r... See More  

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Jewish State... Bob Feller's no-hitter.....

Item #663827

May 01, 1946

NEW YORK TIMES, May 1, 1946 

* Bob Feller no-hitter at Yankee Stadium

* Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball

* Jewish Statehood sought

The front page has a three column headline: "JOINT PALESTINE BODY BARS A JEWISH STATE, BUT URGES ENTRY OF 100,000 REFUGEES" with subheads.

Page 34 has one column heads which include: "FELLER TOPS YANKS WITH NO-HITTER, 1-0" "Six Re... See More  

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Wilbur Clark death...

Item #549784

August 28, 1965

THE DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, August 28, 1965 

* Wilbur Clark death 

* Desert Inn, Las Vegas, Nevada 

This 26 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 6-B: "Wilbur Clark, Hotel Man, Dies" with one column photo of Clark.

Other news of the day throughout. Little margin wear, otherwise in nice condition.

wikipedia notes: The original name was Wilbur Cla... See More  

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First World Series to include African American comes to close...

New York Yankees Win World Series...

Item #601852

October 07, 1947

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 7, 1947 

* New York Yankees Win World Series

* First World Series to include an African American

* Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers

The sport's section (page 14) has a six column headline:

"N.Y. Pitching, Hitting, Deciding Factor"

with subheads, related photo and box scores. This was the first World Series to incl... See More  

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Very 1st AL Night baseball game in 1939...

Item #654326

May 17, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1939

* Very 1st American League night game

* Cleveland Indians vs. Philadelphia Athletics

* MLB - Major League Baseball

The sport's section (page 30) has a lone column heading: "INDIANS CAPTURE NIGHT DEBUT, 8-3" with subheads that include: "Five in Tenth Top Athletics in American League's First Game Under Floodlights" and more with b... See More  

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Don Drysdale in World Series... Dodgers vs. Yankees... with photo...

Item #661623

October 06, 1963

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, October 6, 1963  The front page has a three column-wide, two line head "Los Angeles Does It Again With More Great Pitching, 1-0" with an accompanying photo of pitcher Don Drysdale and outfielder Tommy Davis with a header "Big D's Do It for Dodgers". Further coverage is on the front page of the Sports Section with a he... See More  

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Pete Rose breaks MLB hits record...

Item #566812

September 12, 1985

KANSAS CITY KANSAN, Kansas, September 12, 1985 

* Pete Rose - Cincinnati Reds 

* Breaks Ty Cobb record 

This 10 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 5: "Bye, Bye, Ty; Rose owns all-time mark" which of course tells of Pete Rose breaking the all time MLB baseball hits record that was held by Ty Cobb.

Other news of the day. Very nice condition save for a ... See More  

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Tunkhannock Creek Viaduct...

Baseball, automotive, and aviation interest...

Item #578802

September 19, 1914

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 19, 1914

* Tunkhannock Creek Viaduct

* Baseball interest

* Automobile interest

* Early aviation

The front page has construction scenes of the Tunkhannock Creek Viaduct, with addition images and text on inside pages.  The issue also contains interesting images and articles related to baseball ("Time as a Factor in Baseball"), early av... See More  

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Indian Tablet Dance, New Mexico...

Item #175506

June 07, 1890

HARPER'S WEEKLY June 7, 1890. Front full pg. illus. of "Ontario's Seven Foot Jump." Inside is a 2/3 pg. illus. of "John Eliot, the Puritan Missionary, Preaching the Gospel to the Indians." Full pg. illus. of "Ninth Street, Kansas City, Looking West from Walnut Street."

Doublepage centerfold of "Indian 'Tablet Dance' at Santo Domingo, New Mexico.&... See More  

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Philadelphia Phillies win the World Series....

Item #660573

October 30, 2008

YORK DAILY RECORD, October 30, 2008  The front page has a photo of the Phillies' players celebrating with the heading "At long last". More coverage in the sports section includes the following headings: "The wait was 28 years. What was another 46 hours? Phinally...'We did it!'", "No joke: The Phillies sit atop the baseball world.", and "A perfect... See More  

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The Klondike Gold Rush...

Item #176288

December 04, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 4, 1897  Nice full ftpg: 'On the Way to the Klondike--The Packtrain between Dyea & Sheep Camp'. Inside has a halfpg. illus. of a proposed 'Aerial Railway' to overcome the difficulties of the Chilkoot Trail. Nice text with 6 photos on the cliff dwellers of New Mexico.

Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue ... See More  

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Babe Ruth hits 500th home run...

Item #670941

August 12, 1929

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 12, 1929

* Babe Ruth's 500th home run

* New York Yankees

* MLB baseball

Near the top of page 5 has a two column heading: "RUTH GETS HIS 500th HOMER" First report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth.

Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.... See More  

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San Francisco Destroyed (Earthquake)...

Item #177388

April 28, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 28, 1906  Front page photo "The Navy-Built Battle-Ship "Connecticut""; "Experiences of a Police Commissioner" by William McAdoo; "Vesuvius the Destroyer" by Rodolfo Lanciana; a full page photo of "Mazime Gorky, Russian Revolutionist and Author, Who has just Come to America" by Peter A. Juley;... See More  

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St. Louis Cardinals win World Series.....

Item #685025

October 05, 1942

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., October 5, 1942

* 1942 World Series of baseball

* St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Yankees

* Major league baseball MLB

* Championship game (final

Above the masthead on the front page is a scoreboard showing the Cardinals winning 4-2. Also a two column heading: "ST. LOUIS AGAIN TAKES YANKEES TO COP '42 SERIES" with subhead. Inning by inning ... See More  

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James Montgomery Flagg print...

Two Thanksgiving-themed prints...

Item #177544

November 27, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 27, 1909 (no color cover)

This issue has a photo of "A Militant Man of Letters" and a poem with illustrations called "Thanksgiving" by Francis Medhurst and illustrations by J. A. Williams. There are photo spreads of "Chicago's Outdoor Art Exhibit" and "The Play and the Players." There is a photo of "Mm

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Much on Ulysses S. Grant...

Item #176226

May 01, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 1, 1897  Across the top is: 'GRANT MEMORIAL NUMBER' Full ftpg: 'The Tomb of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant--Interior View'. Halfpg. shows his funeral, plus a great 3/4 pg. print of 'Ulysses S. Grant'. Great doublepage centerfold: 'The Tomb of Grant, Riverside Drive, N.Y.'. Many more scenes and photos from his life. Halfpg. racquetball ... See More  

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Early Joe Louis boxing...

Item #583111

June 26, 1935

THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS Extra, Omaha, Nebraska, June 26, 1935

* Joe Louis - "Brown Bomber"

* Breakthrough boxing win

This 20 page newspaper has a two column headline on the front page: "Louis Knocks Carnera Out In 6th Round" with subheads that include: "Brown Bomber Blasts Giant to Floor 3 Times" and more. This win put Louis in the running for the Heavyweight title... See More  

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Mark Twain Content.... West Point Football..

Item #177336

December 23, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 23, 1905 Front page illustration "Uncle Sam's Christmas Dream" by W. A. Rogers; The Reign of Terror in Odessa; Mutiny of the Russian Sailors at Cronstadt; The Indian Tour of the Prince and Princess of Wales; The Spirit of Football at West Point; The Disaster to the British Steamship "Hilda," in Which Nearly a Hundred Lives Were Lost; ... See More  

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Jess Williard... Jack Johnson...

Item #598529

April 05, 1915

THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, April 5, 1915 

* Jess Williard  - "The Great White Hope"

* Jack Johnson 

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (pre-fight reporting)

Page 6 has a three column headline: "Heavies Ready for Title Bout" with subhead: "Johnson And Willard Ready For Gong That Sends Them To Battle" and tale of the tape... See More  

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Death of Joe DiMaggio...

Item #160671

March 09, 1999

DAILY NEWS, New York City, March 9, 1999 This is the "National Edition" with the very nice, full front page memorial to Joe DiMaggio who had just died, with a special "wrap-around" cover sheet with his photo from an earlier year with the New York Yankees. Great to have this report in a New York City newspaper.

The "wrap-around" section on DiMaggio is complete in 32-p... See More  

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Special "English Extra" on the Heenan Sayers fight...

Item #679828

April 28, 1860

WILKES' SPIRIT OF THE TIMES--ENGLISH EXTRA, London & New York, April 28, 1860 

* John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers

* First World boxing championship match

A quite rare edition put out specifically for the famous boxing match between Heenan and Sayers, the American champion versus the British champion, in what was billed the first "world title" boxing match, which lasted 2... See More  

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The Alaskan gold fields...

Item #176496

December 02, 1899

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 2, 1899  The front page has an illustration of: "Thanksgiving in the Olden Time--Reading the Governor's Proclamation".

There is a full page with photos of: "The Anglo-Boer-Struggle--Wartime Scenes in South Africa" and a full page of text with 3 photos of: "The Gold Fields at Cape Nome, Alaska". The doublepage centerfol... See More  

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Early Don Bradman cricketer....

Item #586108

December 30, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, December 30, 1928   This 60+ page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page of the sport's section: "63,247, A RECORD, SEE CRICKET TEST"and "Melbourne Throng Sets World's Mark as Australia Loses 4-Wickets for 262 Runs" and more (see photos)

This tells of the cricket match between England and Australia. Included withi... See More  

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The city of St. Louis...

Item #176132

June 06, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 6, 1896  Full front page illus. of "To Ask the Major to Define His Attitude on the Financial Question at this Time is Both Cruel and Unjust." Inside are two full pgs. of illus. of "Opening of the Red Lake Indian Reservation, Minnesota, May 15" and "The Cuban Insurrection."

Doublepage centerfold of "The City of St. Louis -... See More  

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Lou Gehrig 1,000th consecutive game...

Item #563804

August 19, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, August 19, 1931

* Lou Gehrig

* New York Yankees

* MLB baseball

This 44 page newspaper has a five column headline on page 26: "Tigers Triumph Over Yankees in Eleventh, 5 to 4" with subheads that include: "GEHRIG EXTENDS STRING" Plays 1,000th Consecutive American League Contest as Member of New York Club" and more with photo of Gehr... See More  

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Women's Golf... A W.A. Rogers print...

Item #177071

September 15, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY,  New York, September 15, 1900 "Another Paramount Issue," by W.A. Rogers; "Allied Forces at Tientsin;" "The New York State Republican Convention at Saratoga;" "The Army's Navy;" doublepage centerfold "Bird's-Eye View of Shanghai;" "The Towers of the New East River Bridge;" "Fifth Annual Women's Go... See More  

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Babe Ruth (golf)... Early rockets... De Beers diamond mines close...

Item #655033

February 19, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1932  This issue is loaded with great content...

* Babe Ruth plays golf

* De Beers Diamond mines close

* Officially close due to the Great Depression

Page 2 has a two column heading: "De Beers Diamond Mines Are Closing Down; Others in South Africa Will Follow Suit" (see images). This first report coverage on the De Beers diamond fields of Sou... See More  

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The Aftermath of the San Francisco Terror....

Item #177390

May 12, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 12, 1906  There is a front page photo "The Flight From the Burning City--San Francisco's Refugees Hastening to the Oakland Ferry"; articles such as "San Francisco's Tragic Dawn" by Gertrude Atherton and "A Stricken City's Days of Terror" by James Hopper. There are also many photos of the disaster such as &q... See More  

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Toboggan slide at Orange, New Jersey...

Item #175050

January 23, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 23, 1886  Full ftpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Switcher Switched". Fullpg: "The New Toboggan Slide at Orange, New Jersey".

Doublepage centerfold is a very nice interior view of: "The House of Representatives". Two half page prints: "Excavating for the New Line of the Baltimore and Ohio" and "Transfe... See More  

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1950 World Series of baseball....

Item #620277

October 07, 1950

THE PHOENIX GAZETTE, Arizona, October 7, 1950

* New York Yankees vs. Philadelphia Phillies

* Pitcher Whitey Ford World Series debut

The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "YANKS WIN, 5-2; TAKE SERIES" with subheads, box scores and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on the New York Yankees winning the 1950 World Series. Nice for display.

Complete 1st section with 14 p... See More  

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Mr. August Belmont.... Polo... James Montgomery Flagg print...

Item #177529

July 17, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 17, 1909  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "The Old Guard" by Hy. S. Watson.

This issue has a photo spread of "Celebrities Do Honor to Champlain"; "A Triumph for American Sport"; "The Winning of the American Polo Cup in England"; and there is "A Recent Portrait of Mr. August Belmont.&qu... See More  

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Death of Joe DiMaggio in a New York City newspaper...

Item #622107

March 09, 1999

DAILY NEWS, New York City, March 9, 1999  This is the "National Edition" with the very nice, full front page memorial to Joe DiMaggio who had just died, with a special "wrap-around" cover sheet with his photo from an earlier year with the New York Yankees. Great to have this report in a New York City newspaper.

The "wrap-around", is exclusively on DiMaggio &... See More  

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Cripple Creek, Colorado...

Item #176204

February 13, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 13, 1897  Inside has a fullpg. with 5 photos of 'The New Cripple Creek, Showing the Town's Rapid Recovery from the Disastrous Fires'.

Doublepage centerfold is a nice view of: 'The Development of Morningside Hgts.', New York City'. Fullpg. with 7 photos: 'Cuban Insurrection--After the Attack on Bayamo & Ft. El Guamo'&... See More  

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Henry Chadwick death... father of baseball...

Item #579134

April 21, 1908

SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, April 21, 1908 

* Henry Chadwick death 

* "Father of Baseball"

This 16 page newspaper has one column headings on page 7: "Was "Father Of Baseball" "Henry Chadwick, for Years an Authority on the Game, Dies at His Brooklyn Home" with nice photo of Chadwick. See photos for text here on the death of... See More  

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Comic baseball scenes...

Item #175406

June 22, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 22, 1889 Full ftpg. shows: 'The Monument to Pres. Arthur'. Fullpg: 'Sketches From the Paris Exposition'. Halfpg: 'The Great American Cricketers', in uniform. Dblpgctrfld. shows 8 scenes of the 'Great Flood' in Central Pennsylvania.  Nice & nearly fullpg. print of a yacht. Nice fullpg: 'The Great Fire at Seattle' s... See More  

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Famous "telegraph" baseball game...

Item #688931

September 23, 1870

NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1870  Page 3 has: "Base-Ball The Championship Contest--Mutual vs. Atlantic--The Mutuals Win the Champion Pennant --Score 10 to 4". The summary (see) mentions that there was: "...a very large gathering of spectators on the Union Grounds...despite the fact that the admission fee was double the usual charge." Also says there was the largest gathering... See More  

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Boat-Racing on the Hudson....

Item #177465

October 12, 1907

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 12, 1907 There is a front page illustration, "Blood-Curdling Nightmare in the Canebrake" by W. A. Rogers. There are photos of "Training Bluejackets for the Battle-Ship Cruise to the Pacific" and a comic portrayal of John D. Rockefeller and Mark Twain. There is a double page illustration of "Music" by James Mon... See More  

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Daniel Mendoza the famous Jewish boxer...

Item #655105

January 22, 1788

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 22, 1788 

* Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew

* Richard Humphries - 1st of 3 fight

Inside has most of a column taken up with: "Mendoza's Answer to Humphries' Challenge" signed in type: Daniel Mendoza. Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserv... See More  

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Custer's scouts... Croquet... Paul Revere's Ride with Poem...

Item #173106

June 29, 1867

HARPER'S WEEKLY, June 29, 1867  Half of the ftpg. is a print of: "Religion In Intolerant Rome--Priestly Absolution From Sin at St.Peter's" with a related article.

Perhaps the best print is the very nice full page captioned: "The New Game of Martelle--The Queen of the Lawn" which looks very much croquet (see). Thee is also a one-third pg. print: "Arapahoe Indi... See More  

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General Custer...

Item #173116

August 03, 1867

HARPER'S WEEKLY, Aug. 3, 1867 Fullpg. with 4 illus: 'Sioux Indians Attempting to Stampede Gen. Custer's Horses' with a view of Custer. Halfpg: 'Colored Emigrants Seeking Homes in the North'. 

Complete in sixteen pages.

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Nile Kinnick named "All American"...

Item #585491

November 30, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1939

* Nile Kinnick "All American" team choice

* Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football

* Maxwell Award trophy

This 44 page newspaper has one column headlines in the sport's section (page 26): "ALL-AMERICA POST IS WON BY KINNICK" and "Iowa Back Draws 577 Votes for 1939 Eleven Selected in United Press Poll" with ballot result... See More  

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Great view of the city of Chicago...

Item #174880

June 07, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 7, 1884  Full front pg. illus. of "The Republican Convention at Chicago-Delegates Entering the Exposition Building." Inside is a full pg. illus. containing three illus. of "Sheep and Lambs for the New York Market." 2/3 pg. Nast illus. entitled "Miss Columbia." Doublepage centerfold of "View of the City of Chicago from the ... See More  

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Mark Twain Content....

Item #177171

October 25, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 25, 1902  Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Edmund Janes James; The President's Coal-Strike Arbitrators; fullpage illustration "The Break in the Coal Strike. - A Historic Moment" by Ranson; fullpage illustration "The Largest Electrical Power-House in the World" by Meeker; Princeton's New President and the Men of ... See More  

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