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"Ruffed-Grouse Shooting" by Frost...

Item #177123

November 16, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 16, 1901 The Rehabilitation of New York; Election Night in New York; fullpage photos "A New Implement of Warfare - The Pneumatic Aerial Torpedo"; Li Hung-Chang; fullpage illustration "View of Upper Manhattan from Top Story of the Highest Apartment House in the World"; fullpage photos "Transportation Methods in China"; doubl... See More  

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1925 Christy Mathewson death...

Item #578254

October 08, 1925

CHRONICLE AND NEWS, Allentown, Pennsylvania,October 8, 1925

* Christy Mathewson death - New York Giants (1st report)

* Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators

* World Series Game 2 (pre game)

This 28 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 10: "MATHEWSON DIED LATE LAST NIGHT", "Men of Game 'Big Six' Loved and Played So Well Mourn His Passing", with ph... See More  

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Joe DiMaggio in cigarette advertisement...

Item #626012

October 01, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 1, 1941

* Joe DiMaggio in fullpage cigarette advertisement

* New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers

* World Series of baseball

The back page has a great full page advertisement with Joe DiMaggio promoting Camel cigarettes. One photo shows DiMaggio actually smoking a cigarette with caption: "You Bet I Smoke Camels. Along With All That Swell Flavor, Camels Ar... See More  

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The Civil War in Georgia and Virginia...

Item #172790

June 18, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 18, 1864  The front page is taken up with 3 prints: "Porter's Gunboats Passing the Dam in the Red River, Near Alexandria" and 2 scenes of: "Rebel Cruelty--Our Starved Soldiers" which has a related article on page 3 & an editorial: "Further Proofs of Rebel Inhumanity".

Other prints within include: "The Campaign in ... See More  

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The Resurrection of Tombstone...

Item #177145

May 17, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 17, 1902 Frontpage photo Rear-Admiral Sampson; The Ascent of Mt. Vesuvius by Railway with photos; fullpage photo Michael Augustine Corrigan; fullpage "Wild Range-Horses In The Corral" by Dixon; fullpage photos As to the Charge of Ugliness in new York's Sky-Line; fullpage photo A Jamaican Century-Plant; fullpage photo Mrs. Arthur T. Kemp; The Re... See More  

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John Dillinger letter to his father...

Item #659607

June 29, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1934

* Gangster John Dillinger

* On the run in Chicago ?

* Letter to his father

The back page has one column headings that include: "DILLINGER IS ALIVE HIS FATHER ASSERTS" "Farmer Shows Letter From Bandit, Dated 3 Weeks Ago, Saying He Is 'All Right'" "Ridicules Death Stories"  and more (see images) The text includ... See More  

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Dr. Solis Cohen, a notable Jew... Columbian Exposition...

Item #654418

August 17, 1893

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 17, 1893 

* Jacob da Silva Solis-Cohen

Full ftpg. shows a scene at: "The World's Columbian Exposition at Chicago". Also a great doublepg. centerfold: "The Architecture of the World's Columbian Exposition--Striking Panoramic Effect of the Fair Buildings as seen from the South Colonnade".

Of special note is an art... See More  

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Fighting in Kentucky: map of Bowling Green...

Item #675151

February 16, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb . 16, 1862 

* Bowling Green, Kentucky map

The front page is dominated by a very large Civil War map headed: "THE EVACUATION OF BOWLING GREEN".

Ftpg. column heads include: "Important From Kentucky" "The Evacuation of Bowling Green Confirmed" "Movements of the Rebel Troops" "Trouble Among the Rebel Generals" "The... See More  

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Item #161086

September 28, 1920

THE WORLD, N.Y., Sept. 28, 1920 The ftpg. has a 3 line, 1 column head: "Grand Jury Will Hear Big Guns Of Baseball To-Day" & subheads: "John A. Heydler Says Manager of White Sox Failed of His First Duty" "Ban Johnson Takes A Shot At Comiskey" "Ray Schalk, The Catcher, Will Not Testify Until Pennant Race Is Finally Settled." Small address label affects unr... See More  

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Notre Dame vs. Army Cadets....

Item #622392

November 29, 1930

TUCSON DAILY CITIZEN, Arizona, November 29, 1930

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish football

* Knute Rockne's next to last game as coach

The front page has a nice banner healdine:

"NOTRE DAME WINS OVER ARMY BY 7-6" with subhead and lineups. Nice to have this report on the front page and very unusual for such a nice headline here as well.

Other news of the day. Complete in 30 pages... See More  

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Batting helmets first used in Major League B aseball....

Item #567824

June 07, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 7, 1941  This 32 page newspaper has a three column headline on page 13: "Pirates Defeat Giants Twice" with subheads including: "MARKS IN FIELD SET IN 5-4, 4-3 VICTORIES" and more with subheads below as well.

Near the bottom of this report is a subhead reading: "Giants Don Headguards" which tells of the very first baseball gam... See More  

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Tom Watson wins 1st major in golf...

Item #596904

July 14, 1975

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1975 

* Tom Watson wins 1st golf major 

* British Open championship 

At the bottom of the front is a three column photo of Watson kissing the "Claret Jug" (see photos).

The sport's section (page 31) has a three column headline: "Watson Beats Newton By Shot on Last Hole" with photo. 1st report coverage on the Tom Watson wi... See More  

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New York Yankees... World Series...

Item #592505

October 04, 1928

FITCHBURG SENTINEL - Extra, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, October 4, 1928

* New York Yankees win game 1

* Early same day report - Fantastic headline

This 14 page newspaper has a great banner headline on the front page: "YANKEES VICTORS IN OPENER" with subheads, box scores and photo of starting pitchers. Rare to find such nice headlines concerning the World Series, especially on t... See More  

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Baseball's Black Sox scandal trial begins...

Item #632542

July 18, 1921

THE WORLD, New York, July 18, 1921  The top of the first column of pg. 8 has: "FIRST INNING OF BASEBALL TRIAL TO BEGIN TO-DAY" "Burns and Gedeun Refuse to Be Interviewed by Attorneys for indicated Sox" which makes the beginning of the infamous "Black Sox" scandal trial. The text takes half a column.

Complete in 18 pages, a small library label within masthead, ot... See More  

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Baseball game reports from before the Civil War...

Item #671872

October 25, 1856

PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Oct. 25,1856 

* Very early pre-Civil War baseball

A nice sports-themed newspaper from before the Civil War, which has nearly half a column of various reports under the heading: "Base Ball". There are reports on 5 baseball games with commentary which would seem odd today. One item notes: "The Baltic boys confess this to be a bad ... See More  

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Cincinnati Reds win World Series...

Item #620398
THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 9, 1940

* Cincinnati Reds win World Series

* Detroit Tigers

The front page has one column headings that include: "REDS TRIUMPH, 2-1, OVER TIGERS TO WIN WORLD SERIES, 4-3" Team's First Championship in 21 Years Sets Off Rousing Celebration in Cincinnati" and more. (see) Much more in the sport's section with banner headlines, subheads, photos ... See More  

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Oklahoma Boomers...

Item #664111

October 05, 1893

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 5, 1893  The full ftpg. is a print of the: "...Porch of the Louisiana State Building" at the Columbian Exposition.  Prints within include: "Sketches in the Children's Building" at the Chicago Columbian Exposition; a nice centerfold print of two yachts in the "Coming International Race for the America's Cup&qu... See More  

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Very 1st Rose Bowl at current stadium in 1923...

Item #639834

January 02, 1923


* 1st Rose Bowl college football game at current stadium

* Rose Bowl: USC Trojans vs. Penn State Nittany Lions

Page 10 has a small one column heading: "Penn State Loses to Southern California Eleven at Pasadena" with lineups. (see) This was the 1st game held at the Rose Bowl Stadium which is still used today. Rare as such

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Joe Louis... Arturo Godoy...

Item #556461

February 10, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, February 10, 1940

* Joe Louis (Brown bomber)

* Arturo Godoy

* Heavyweight boxing title fight

This 32 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page that include: "Louis Wins, Keeps Title; Godoy Avoids a Knockout" and more. (see)

Much more on page 10 with banner headline, photos and more. (see)

Tells of the heavyweight fight between J... See More  

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Billy Martin & Reggie Jackson fight...

Item #596730

June 19, 1977

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1977

* Billy Martin vs. Reggie Jackson

* New York Yankees

* Major league baseball

The front page of the sport's section has a three column headline: "Martin, Jackson Battle in Yankees Loss". This is 1st report coverage on the famous confrontation between manager Billy Martin and outfielder Reggie Jackson in the dugout. This is one the me... See More  

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Early ad for baseball equipment ...

Item #150575

May 27, 1876

LESLIES' ILLUSTRATED, 1876 The inset shows the nice ad for the 'Ward B. Snyder' company, listed as the 'Headquarters for Base Ball Goods'. The ad measures about 3 1/2 by 2 3/8 inches and appears on an inside page. Ad has a nice woodcut of an early-style uniform too. Great to have from the year the National League was established! Good condition.

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Guthrie, Oklahoma... Horse racing in New York...

Item #652024

May 25, 1889

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, May 25, 1889  The full ftpg. shows: "Opening of the Racing Season of the Brooklyn Jockey Club...The Brooklyn Handicap: Scene at the Finish.  Among many prints inside are: "Progress In Oklahoma--Two Typical Views in the Town of Guthrie". Also: "Tragic Death of Washington Irving Bishop, the Mind-Reader...".

Sixteen pag... See More  

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Bears win 7th title...

Item #160970

December 16, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 16, 1946 Banner head on pg. 32: "58,346 See Bears Beat Giants in National Football League Title Play-Off". Two line, one column subhead: "Luckman Is Star In 24-14 Triumph" & smaller subheads: "Scores Clinching Touchdown, Passes for Another to Top Injury-Ridden Giants" "Game Won In Last Period" "Chicagoans Tally on 19-Yard Da... See More  

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The Detroit Tigers for 1931...

Item #571794

April 05, 1931

THE DETROIT NEWS, April 5, 1931 

* 1931 Detroit Tigers photos

* Major league baseball mlb

This is just the "Rotogravure Section" filled with various photos. The prime content is on page 2, as it is entirely taken up with 35 photos of players of "The Tigers" Major League baseball team. Near the middle is the schedule for the 1931 season. A very displayable item.

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1st Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta...

Item #663685

October 03, 1942


* Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta

* Boxing - Boxers - 1st of 6 fights

The front page of the sport's section (page 13) has a two column heading: "RAY ROBINSON WINS DECISION OVER 'TRUCK'" with subhead. (see)

Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label ... See More  

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Whitey Ford's first Major League win...

Item #623213

July 18, 1950

NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1950  The sports section contains coverage of Whitey Ford's first Major League win: banner head on pg. 24: "Yankees Check White Sox at Stadium on Berra's Two run Double in Seventh", with a photo.  Wonderful to have this report in a New York paper. 

Apparently the complete first section with pages 1-32, loose at the spine, very nice conditi... See More  

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Primo Carnera... Jack Sharkey...

Item #612660

June 29, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 29, 1933

* Primo Carnera

* Jack Sharkey

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (pre-fight news)

* From the city where it happened

This 42 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 23: "50,000 Expected to See Heavyweight Title Bout Tonight in Garden Bowl" with subheads that include: "SHARKEY FAVORED OVER CARNERA, 6-5" and more with relate... See More  

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Baseball... Jewish...

Item #211995

March 13, 1926

LIBERTY magazine, New York, March 13, 1926. This is the complete issue of this popular title with a nice color cover showing a nurse at a dentist office in the waiting room with two young boys that are both willing to pass up their turn in the chair (see photo). The back page has a nice color ad for Kohler. Also contains stories "The Intermarriage of Jews and Gentiles" by Franklin Fargo an... See More  

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Boston Red Sox in 1912 World Series...

Item #666378

October 10, 1912

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, October 10, 1912 

* Boston Red Sox 

* World Series of Baseball (game 3)

* New York Giants

The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "GIANTS WIN TWO TO ONE" with inning by inning description and box scores. Nice to have from a town close to Boston.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 page... See More  

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Montreal Maroons win 1935 Stanley cup...

Item #681219

April 10, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1935 

* Montreal Maroons - NHL Hockey 

* Wins Stanley Cup title

The sport's section (page 27) has a banner headline: "World's Hockey Championship Captured by Maroons in Three Straight Games" with subheads and lineups. (see) First report coverage the Montreal Maroons winning the 1934-35 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple... See More  

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Satchel Paige makes his 1st MLB start.....

Item #671269

August 04, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES,  August 4, 1948 

* Satchel Paige makes 1st MLB baseball start

* Negro star at 42 years old - Cleveland Indians

The sport's section (page 26) has a three column heading: "Indians Win and Lead League" with subheads: "PAIGE AS STARTER GETS FIRST VICTORY" "Gives 7 Hits Before Retiring for Pinch Hitter in 7th--Indians Top Senators, 5-3&q... See More  

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Joe DiMaggio hits 3 home runs...

Item #663073

June 09, 1941


* Joe DiMaggio hits 3 home runs HRs

* New York Yankees - MLB baseball

* From his hometown & where he played minor league

The top of page 5 of the sport's section has a three column headline: "DI MAG HITS 3 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" with subhead, photo and box scores. (see) Nice to have in this San Francisco publication, rare as such.... See More  

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Rams win 2000 Super Bowl in a L.A. paper...

Item #674831

January 31, 2000

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 31, 2000

* St. Louis (Los Angeles) Rams

* Super Bowl XXXIV champions

* NFL - National Football League

The top of the front page has a four column photo showing Isaac Bruce running for the winning touchdown. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "The Great Escape; Rams Stop Titans a Yard Short to Bring Title Home--to St. Louis&q... See More  

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Joe Paterno's 1st game as starter at Brown...

Item #637980

November 17, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1946

* Joe Paterno at Brown University (college football)

Page 2 of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Harvard Scores Twice Through Air in Crushing Brown Before 20,000 Fans" with subheads and stats. (see) Paterno is mentioned within the report once (see) and his name also appears in the lineup. (see) Probably only found in thi... See More  

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Industrial Series....Inland Empire....

Item #177700

June 07, 1913

HARPER'S WEEKLY, from New York City, dated June 7, 1913  The front page has a photo: "A Leader of American Sport." Also included is a photo spread of Four Generations of Morgans" plus there are several articles in this issue including "Revitalizing the National Guard"; "Montana's Treasure City"; "The Inland Empire of the Northwest" and &quo... See More  

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Wright Brothers Aeroplane Crash.... W.A. Rogers....

Item #177186

September 26, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 26, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Lovers Once, But Strangers Now."
This issue has photos of "The Fatal Fall of the Wright Aeroplane"; "The Candidates for the Governorship of New York"; "The Amateur Golf Championship of 1908"; "Presidential Ca
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Battle of Mill Spring or Somerset, Kentucky...

Item #172544

February 08, 1862

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 8, 1862  The full front page is a print titled: "The alarmed Picket-guard." which has a caption: "The Picket of the Tenth Indiana Regiment Discovering the Approach of the Rebels at Mill Spring, Kentucky."

Inside has a half pg: "View Of Ship Island, Louisiana"; quarter-page prints of: "Hon. Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary ... See More  

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1931 U.S. Open golf... Billy Burke...

Item #576806

July 06, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 6, 1931 

* U.S. Open golf - Billy Burke 

* George Von Elm 

This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "VON ELM, BURKE TIE IN GOLF PLAY-OFF" "Each Scores 149 for 336 Holes in U.S. Open to End All Even Second Day in Row" "Resume The Battle Today" and more. (see)

Reporting c... See More  

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Thurman Munson killed... NY Yankees...

Item #665361

August 03, 1979

THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, August 3, 1979 

* Catcher Thurman Munson killed

* New York Yankees baseball

* Jet airplane crash disaster

The top of page 5 has a banner headline: "Yankee catcher Thurman Munson dies in plane crash"First report coverage on the airplane crash that killed New York Yankees' star catcher, Thurman Munson.

Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding ho... See More  

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Cal Crew wins Olympic gold in 1932....

Item #667162

August 14, 1932

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 14, 1932

* University of California Golden Bears

* Cal Crew wins Olympic gold in rowing

Page 2 of the sport's section (near the back) has a two column heading: "Golden Bears State Sensational Finish to Cop Olympic Regatta". (see) First report coverage on the University of California Golden Bears Crew winning the gold medal in the 1932 Su... See More  

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Ray Keech wins Indianapolis 500 in 1929...

Item #570369

May 31, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, May 31, 1929 

* Indianapolis 500 auto race 

* Ray Keech wins 

This 44 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "160,000 SEE SPENCE KILLED IN AUTO RACE" "Keech Wins 500-Mile Classic at Indianapolis as Young Californian Meets Death" "SKIDDING CAR HITS WALL" and more. (see) Reporting continue
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Stan Musial 1st Grandfather HR...

Item #571414

September 11, 1963

THE DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, September 11, 1963 

* Stan Musial - St. Louis Cardinals 

* 1st Grandfather HR in MLB history 

This 50+ page newspaper has a three column headline on the front page of the sport's section (inside): "Musial Homer Helps Cards Win 13th of 14" with related photo and box scores.

Cardinals left fielder Stan Musial becomes the first grandfa... See More  

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Mike Donlin death... baseball player & actor...

Item #664083

September 25, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1933

* Mike Donlin death (1st report)

* MLB baseball player & actor

The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "MIKE DONLIN DEAD; ONCE WITH GIANTS" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the... See More  

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Slaves delivered to America... Return of slaves from the "Echo" slave ship...

Item #666117

December 12, 1858

NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 12, 1858  Page 4 has a brief, yet historic report with a small heading: "The Yacht Wanderer" with a Savannah dateline. This is an infamous ship, as the Wanderer's notoriety is that it (illegally) delivered the next-to last load of African slaves to America. It notes in part: "...succeeded in evading the vigilance of the cruisers & landed a cargo of... See More  

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Honoring Mark Twain...

Item #177178

December 13, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 13, 1902  Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Jacques Loeb; The "Iowa Idea"; The World's Greatest Gun; Walter Damrosch as Lecturer, Composer, and Conductor; fullpage illustration "In Honor of Mark Twain's Sixty-Seventh Birthday"; doublepage centerfold illustration "The Opening of the United States Senate; Proposed E... See More  

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Francis Ouimet & U.S. golfers win 1947 Walker Cup.....

Item #679443

May 18, 1947


* Walker Cup amatuer golf match

* Francis Ouimet - United States win

* Old course at St Andrews, Scotland

The top of page 2 of the sport's section (near the back) has a banner headline: "U.S. Golfers Regain Walker Cup by Routing British in Singles" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States team defeating the British i... See More  

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1949 World Series of baseball...

Item #676633

October 09, 1949

SPRINGFIELD SUNDAY RERPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, October 9, 1949

* 1947 World Series of baseball (game 4)

* New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers

* Subway series

The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Yanks Defeat Dodgers For Third Victory, 6-4" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) More in the sport's section.

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Rare baseball Negro League reporting....

Item #677138

May 17, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1943

* New York Black Yankees vs. Cubans

* Rare Negro League baseball reporting

The sport's section (page 19) has one column headings: "CUBANS TURN BACK BLACK YANKEES, 10-2" "Capture Negro League Opener, Then Battle to 5-5 Tie" See photos for text and score graph here. Uncommon to find reporting on the less popular Negro Leagues durin... See More  

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The President in Panama....

Item #177422

December 08, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 8, 1906  There is a front page photo, "The President Steam-Shoveling for Facts at Panama" by Underwood & Underwood. There are photos of "An Example of President Roosevelt's Method of Getting in Touch With the Work"; "The President Quizzing Foremen Whom he Called up Beside the Steam-Shovel at Pedro Mi... See More  

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Joe DiMaggio plans to enlist in U.S. Army...

Item #663064

January 14, 1943


* Joe DiMaggio decides to enlist in U.S. Army

* New York Yankees - MLB baseball

* Marriage troubles with Dorothy Arnold

* From his hometown & where he played minor league

The front page has a one column heading: "DiMaggio Harmony" with subhead. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a two column headline: "DiMaggio,... See More  

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