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680685

Taylor's state-of-the-union address...

Item #680685

December 25, 1849

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 25, 1849 



* President Zachary Taylor

* State of the Union Address

* Best publication to be had ?




Most of the ftpg. is taken up with reports from "Congress" including several mention of "...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi..." which was Jefferson Davis, who would become the President of the Confederacy.

Much of pages 4 ... See More  

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$81.00
680682

Pennsylvania forest fires...

Item #680682

May 17, 1884

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, May 17, 1884  The front cover is entitled "Pennsylvania -- The Recent Forest Fires - Women, Near Ashland, Removing Fences to Arrest the Progress of the Flames" with an accompanying article inside. Inside the issue is: "New York City -- The Formal Opening of the New produce Exchange, May 6th..."; "Pennsylvania -- The ... See More  

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$42.00
680681

Displayable issue for the outdoorsman...

Item #680681

February 29, 1908

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN--"Sportsman Number", New York, Feb. 29, 1908  See the photo for the great color cover featuring an outdoor sports theme. The front page is a photo of: "Mountaineering In the Himalayas". Much of the content within has a sporting theme.

Complete in 24 pages plus covers, minimal wear at the edges, nice condition.

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$54.00
680678

Columbia, South Carolina, is captured...

Item #680678

February 21, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1865 



* William T. Sherman

* Columbia South Carolina


* Final months of the Civil War




Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "From South Carolina" "The Evacuation of Charleston" "Dahlgren Moving on the City" "The Occupation of Columbia" "Sherman's & Beauregard's Movements" "L... See More  

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$33.00
680677

Significant in Coca Cola history... The company is sold...

Item #680677

August 22, 1919

THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, August 22, 1919 



* Coca Cola goes public - very historic!

* Asa Candler - best publication to be had (very rare)




This issue features as a banner headline one of the more historic moments in the history of the Coca-Cola Company, when Asa Chandler, the man who bought the original formula from founder John Pemberton and propelled the company to national p
... See More  

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$6,750.00
680676

Stonewall Jackson resigned his command?

Item #680676

February 08, 1862

DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Feb. 8, 1862 



* Very rare Confederate title

* General Stonewall Jackson




Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery.

Among the various reports inside is an interesting one: "The Richmond Whig is pained to hear that Gen. Jackson ('Stone Wall... See More  

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$127.00
680672

In the North, but pro-South... Near the end of the war...

Item #680672

January 11, 1865

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 11, 1865 



* Final months of the war

* Rare pro-Confederate title




This issue is from near the end of the Civil War. Among the articles on the front page are: "The Raid on the Mobile & Ohio Railroad--Sherman Advancing into South Carolina" and "From the South--Latest from Wilmington--Disappearance of the Federal Fleet--Caustic Article on... See More  

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$42.00
680670

Exploring Alaska...

Item #680670

November 15, 1889

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Nov. 15, 1889  The full ftpg. is a nice print: "The Exploration of Alaska...En Route to the Alseck River Region". Many prints inside including: "Recent Disastrous Collision at Sea Off Barnegat--Rescue of the Survivors by the Steamer Humboldt' "; much text and a two small prints on: "Our Alaska Expedition--Exploration of th... See More  

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$48.00
680669

Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassinated...

Item #680669

February 15, 1936

NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 15, 1936 



* Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination

* St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame

* Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: " 'Machine Gun' McGurn Is Slain in Chicago; Linked to St. Valentine 'Massacre' of 1929".

McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the... See More  

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$67.00
680668

A petition from the people of Halifax, Nova Scotia...

Item #680668

January 03, 1758

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 3, 1758  Inside has over a full page headed: "America" with a Halifax, Nova Scotia dateline, beginning: "The following Memorial, signed by the principal merchants & freeholders in Halifax was...delivered to the Lieutenant Governor."

Eight pages, 8 by 11 inches, various chipping at the margins, good condition.

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$27.00
680665

1898 Shawneetown, Illinois flood disaster...

Item #680665

April 04, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 4, 1898



* Shawneetown, Illinois flooding disaster

* Gallatin County - Ohio River




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HUNDREDS DROWNED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Compl... See More  

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$40.00
680663

Washington & Gage on the treatment of prisoners...

Item #680663
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London,  November, 1795



* Re. Revolutionary War prisoners

* George Washington & Thomas Gage




Included is: "General Gage's Answer to General Washington" dated at Boston, Aug. 13, 1775, which is in response to Washington's complaint that American prisoners were being treated very poorly. Gage does in part: "...Britons, ever per-emin
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$43.00
680662

Jackie Robinson's baseball debut...

Item #680662

April 19, 1946

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1946 



* Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier 

* Baseball debut (1st report)
 



Page 12 has a small one column headline: "Robinson Has Field Day In Making Debut". Brief but historic coverage on Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier. A historic report in both baseball and black americana.

Complete with 22 pag... See More  

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$88.00
680658

Significant & rare Judaica print... Burgoyne in Parliament to answer for Saratoga...

Item #680658
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE London, May, 1778  Certainly the most significant item in this issue is the very nice foldout engraving which is described on the contents page as: "An Inside View of the Jews Synagogue at Amsterdam, and of the Ceremony of sounding the Horn on New Year's Day".

This plate folds out to 8 1/4 by 8 3/4 inches, has minor foxing, and a library stamp in a ... See More  

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$320.00
680657

Fire fighting...

Item #680657

May 23, 1885

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, May 23, 1885



* Fire Fighting



The front page of this issue has two illustrations titled "New York Fire Department Testing Devices For Throwing Life Lines Over Buildings". The article inside is titled "Unexplored Branch Of The Fire Escape Problem". There is an article with an illustration both titled "A Mammoth Steam Snow Shovel" pl... See More  

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$31.00
680644

Very early Mormon report...

Item #680644

September 08, 1832

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 8, 1832 



* Very early report on the Mormons

* Detailed 1830 census report




Within this issue is a rather brief article with a small head: "Mormonism", the full report reading: "Two preachers of this sect have lately visited Boston, and soon made 15 converts to their strange doctrines--some of whom are respectable persons--5 als... See More  

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$88.00
680643

Death of Vice-Presdent George Clinton... Statehood of Louisiana...

Item #680643

April 25, 1812

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 25, 1812  Inside has a report headed: "George Clinton -- Dead !" which includes: "... It is with feeling of unmixed veneration for the character of the revolutionary hero, the patriot and statesman, combined in one, that we announce that the venerable GEORGE CLINTON IS NO MORE. He expired about 9 o'clock yesterday morning, at his lodgin... See More  

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$47.00
680636

Mount Lassen begins volcanic activity in 1914...

Item #680636

June 01, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 1, 1914



* Mount Lassen peak volcano steam eruption

* Sacramento Valley, California

* Begins volcanic activity after 27,000 yrs.




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MOUNT LASSEN BELCHES FORTH VOLCANIC SMOKE AND ASHES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" er... See More  

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$40.00
680635

Famous utterance of the 19th century: "Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable!"

Item #680635

March 06, 1830

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 6, 1830  Daniel Webster was a leading American statesman during the nation's antebellum period. Webster's desire to see the Union preserved and conflict averted led him to search out compromises designed to stave off the sectionalism that threatened war between the North and South.

Webster's efforts to steer the nation away from civil ... See More  

Item from Catalog 317 (released for April, 2022)...

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$98.00
680633

People of color must leave Texas...

Item #680633

August 22, 1840

NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 22, 1840  



* Mirabeau B. Lamar - President of Texas

* Orders all free African Americans to leave




An inside page has a brief yet notable item headed: "Texas" reading: "President Lamar has issued a proclamation commanding all free persons of color, now in the republic of Texas to remove therefrom before the 1st day of January, ... See More  

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$50.00
680632

1898 Battle of Las Guasimas... Rough Riders...

Item #680632

June 25, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 25, 1898



* Battle of Las Guasimas - Cuba

* "Rough Riders" - Leonard Wood

* Spanish-American War




The front page has a one column heading: "Rough Riders Killed" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era ... See More  

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$40.00
680628

Map of rebel locations on the Mississippi River...

Item #680628

March 02, 1862

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1862 



* New Madrid, Missouri 

* Hickman, Kentucky
 



The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The New Rebel Location on the Mississippi" at the border of Kentucky & Tennessee, showing Obionville, New Madrid, Hickman, Columbus, and more.

There are many ftpg. column heads including: "The Enemy reported to be Concentrating a... See More  

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$55.00
680626

1914 Siege of Tsingtao...

Item #680626

November 07, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 7, 1914



* Siege of Tsingtao - Kiautschou Bay, China

* Japan & United Kingdom vs. Imperial Germany

* Asian and Pacific theater of World War I - WWI




The front page has a nice banner headline: "CAPITULATION OF TSING-TAU FORTS IS MADE TODAY BY GERMANS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp... See More  

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$44.00
680625

Cornell University wins 1898 regatta...

Item #680625

June 23, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 23, 1898



* Harvard-Yale-Cornell Regatta boat race

* Rowing races - Thames River - New London




The front page has a one column heading: "WON BY CORNELL" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete... See More  

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$40.00
680619

William Cobbett's famous newspaper...

Item #680619

March 03, 1798

PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, March 3, 1798 



* Rare 18th century American publication



This was William Cobbett's important and controversial--but short-lived--daily newspaper.

Cobbett was a prolific & controversial publisher who often wrote under the pen-name of "Peter Porcupine." He was famous for sniping at his political opponents, usually those of a Jeffer... See More  

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$62.00
680614

Eight issues with Civil War-related content...

Item #680614

December 27, 1862

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 8 different issues from 1863, 1864, and one issue from 1865, each contains within reports on military events from the Civil War, or reports of developments and improvements of military equipment.

Each issue complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

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$50.00
680613

Wizard of Oz debut... opening day...

Item #680613

August 18, 1939

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 18, 1939



* The Wizard of Oz

* Opening day advertisement

* Judy Garland and more




Page 4D has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 7 x  4 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in San Francisco. Also of three column photo of the main characters on page 2D under the heading: "Brighter Lights Of New Films&... See More  

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$88.00
680607

Death of Governor James Bowdoin...

Item #680607

November 24, 1790

GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Nov. 24, 1790



* James Bowdoin death

* 2nd Governor of Massachusetts




The front page has: "Mr. Bowdoin" being a brief report announcing the death of James Bowdoin, a former Massachusetts governor and scholar, plus the "Order Of Procession" for his funeral.

A page 3 report from "Philadelphia" says the President was abou... See More  

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680605

1915 SS Arabic ocean liner sinking...

Item #680605

August 18, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 18, 1915



* Galveston TX Texas hurricane disaster

* Gulf of Mexico tropical cyclone storm




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SCORES DIE IN GULF STORM" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this e... See More  

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$52.00
680603

Set of five different mastheads for the same title...

Item #680603

February 01, 1707

THE POST BOY, London  Here is an interesting set of five different issues dating from 1707, 1715, 1719, 1729 and 1734. As was often the case newspapers which existed over 30 years the masthead would often change, sometimes subtly. Here is a set with each masthead being slightly different, the earliest 2 with two engravings each, all differently slightly, and the last without any masthead engr... See More  

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$112.00
680600

1898 USS Maine explosion investigation...

Item #680600

March 02, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 2, 1898



* re. USS Maine explosion disaster

* Spanish-American War prelude

* Havana Harbor , Cuba




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DIVERS HARD AT WORK" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this ... See More  

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$38.00
680598

Lou Gehrig breaks consecutive game record...

Item #680598

August 18, 1933

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, August 18, 1933



* Lou Gehrig's consecutive games played record

* New York Yankees - MLB baseball




This 30 page newspaper has two column headlines in the sport's section (pg. 26): "Lou Gehrig Smashes Record, Is Honored by League Head", "Durable Yankee First Sacker Plays in 1308th Consecutive Game to Surpass Scott's Old Mark...&q... See More  

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680597

Spindletop oil discovery...

Item #680597

January 13, 1901

NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1901 



* Discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas

* Beginning of the Great Spindletop oil well




Although discoveries were made in various locations long before this date, this discovery--to be known as Spindletop--marked the emergence of the oil industry at a time when the automobile and other industries were experiencing rapid growth, coinciding with the need for ... See More  

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680596

George 'Bugs' Moran arrested...

Item #680596

July 07, 1946

NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1946 



* George 'Bugs' Moran arrested

* Chicago Prohibition Gangster




Page 21 has a two column head: "Moran, Chicago 'Dry' Era Gangster, Held In Kentucky on Ohio Armed Hold-Up Charge." See photos for the report.

The complete 1st section only with all 38 pages. This is the rag edition, printed on very high quality newsprint meant
... See More  

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$40.00
680595

One of the Younger brothers' gang...

Item #680595

March 03, 1877

THE MISSOURI REPUBLICAN, St. Louis, March 3, 1877  The top of the back page has an article headed: "Jim Younger" "It is Claimed by a St. Louis Detective That He is Not in the Stillwater Prison". He was one of the infamous Younger brothers' gang of outlaws.

Eight pages, very nice condition.

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$39.00
680594

Two nice front pages...

Item #680594

November 28, 1863

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 28, 1863 



* Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee

* Braxton Bragg vs. Ulysses S. Grant




Among the front page heads on the Civil War are: "Additional From The South" "Speculations & Facts from Chattanooga" "How Affairs Looked Before the Battle" "Bragg's Responsibilities Admitted" "Progress of the Siege of Charleston&quo... See More  

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$32.00
680593

1861 Map of the Virginia & North Carolina coast...

Item #680593

September 05, 1861

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 5, 1861 



* Battle of Hatteras Inlet Batteries



The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "The Sea Coast of Virginia And North Carolina" showing from Norfolk & Cape Henry south to Beaufort. There are nice fist column heads as well including: "THE GREAT REBELLION", "Reported Death of Jeff. Davis", "Facts & Rumor... See More  

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$45.00
680591

Popular for the 1894 colorful political cartoons...

Item #680591

July 11, 1894

PUCK, New York, July 11, 1894 



* Color political prints



Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are very desired for their displayability. This issue has as its politic... See More  

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$27.00
680590

The California Gold Rush...

Item #680590

December 02, 1848

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 2, 1848  Page 3 has a report headed: "From California" which includes in part: "...fully confirms the most glowing accounts heretofore received in the States of the richness & extent of the gold region...the gold is found from the tops of the highest mountains to the bottom of the rivers..." with more. An early report on t... See More  

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$67.00
680588

Map of Fort Wright, on the Mississippi...

Item #680588

April 24, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1862 



* Fort Wright - Randolph, Tennessee



Although the front page is mostly taken up with advertisements, the prime feature is certainly the nice Civil War map headed: "FORT WRIGHT ON THE MISSISSIPPI. Its Position & Strength--Important Section of the River--Commodore Foote's Attack." The ftpg. also has a column of news from Central and South ... See More  

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$47.00
680587

Seducing the youth to join the military...

Item #680587

January 20, 1815

THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, Jan. 20, 1815  Page 3 has an interesting article on the unfortunate practice of the: "Seduction Of Youth" into the military, as the article is headed. It notes a recruiting advertisement mentioning: "The youthful hero whose patriotism & ardor has heretofore been restrained by the rigid laws of the state can now...joining said regiment without t... See More  

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$38.00
680586

A farming community for the Jews...

Item #680586

July 11, 1879

NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1879 



* Jewish - Jews - Judaica



Page 2 has an interesting & quite lengthy article: "COLONY FARMING FOR JEWS" "A Project Favored by the Hebrew Convention" "Land to be Bought For Fifty Families With Money Raised by Subscription--Five Hundred Acres Offered as a Gift."

An interesting program of which we were not familiar.

Eight pa... See More  

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$47.00
680580

President Jefferson offers pardon for military deserters...

Item #680580

October 19, 1807

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 19, 1807 



* President Thomas Jefferson pardons

* United States Army deserters




The ftpg. has much on the continued High Treason trial of Aaron Burr & 2 others. Page 3 has: "A Proclamation" by the President concerning those: "...who have deserted from the army of the United States...has become sensible of their offense &am... See More  

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$29.00
680579

Great foldout map of "West Florida" from Pensacola to New Orleans...

Item #680579
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1772 



* Nice map of "West Florida"

* Pensacola, Florida, to New Orleans, Louisiana

* Plate of a rare bird from the Hudson Bay




Certainly the most notable item in this issue is the very nice foldout map titled: "A Map of Part of WEST FLORIDA" from Pensacola to the Mouth of Iberville River, with a View to shew t... See More  

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$435.00
680571

Best of the Stars & Stripes "Peace" editions...

Item #680571

August 14, 1945

THE STARS AND STRIPES--EXTRA, Southern France Edition, Aug. 14, 1945 



* Terrific issue for display

* Best publication to be had




Of the several editions of this newspaper--and there were many published at various locations in Europe & elsewhere--this is one of just two which reported the end of World War II on the 14th (other was the Paris edition). The other editions carried the re... See More  

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$200.00
680568

Berlin Wall Falls... In a Berlin newspaper...

Item #680568

November 10, 1989

B.Z., Berlin, West Germany, November 10, 1989 A great tabloid-size newspaper with huge headlines reading (translated from German): The Wall Is Gone!" "Berlin Is Again Berlin!" with several photos inside and reactions of the people. In very nice condition, and terrific to have such an historic event of the 20th century in a Berlin newspaper!

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$52.00
680565

Saddam Hussein captured...

Item #680565

December 14, 2003

DAYTON DAILY NEWS, EXTRA !, Ohio, December 14, 2003



* Saddam Hussein capture

* Great issue for display




Here is a very displayable issue on the capture of Saddam Hussein. The front page features a large photo of a captured Hussein with a two line banner headline: "'WE GOT HIM'; SADDAM HUSSEIN CAPTURED" with some subheads. (see) The entire 8 page extra is taken up with text... See More  

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$46.00
680564

Early print of Wall Street on the front page...

Item #680564

June 23, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 23, 1866  The front page has a nice print captioned: "Wall Street, New York", a street scene bustling with pedestrians and activity. A great issue for any stock broker or person involved in the world of finance.

Inside prints include a full page of: "The Southern Methodist Bishops", two half page prints of: "Primary School for Free... See More  

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$136.00
680562

One of the best display issues on the surrender of Germany...

Item #680562

May 08, 1945

THE CLEVELAND PRESS, Ohio, May 8, 1945 



* Germany Surrenders

* V-E day - Nazis quit

* Great for display




A large, bold banner head dominates the front page reading: "ALLIES PROCLAIM VICTORY IN EUROPE" with various related subheads as well. There is a huge red & blue "V" running from top to bottom of the ftpg. making this an exceedingly historic issue for display... See More  

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$210.00
680561

Broadside "Extra" printed in blue ink for the 4th of July...

Item #680561

July 06, 1842

NEW YORK HERALD, EXTRA, July 6, 1842 A  broadside (single sheet printed on one side only) "Extra" with the content being mostly inconsequential with various European reports.

Very nice condition, 15 1/4 by 20 inches.

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$63.00
680558

A "red, white & blue" Fourth of July issue... an interesting curiosity...

Item #680558

July 04, 1890

WILLIAMSPORT REPUBLICAN, Pennsylvania, July 4, 1890 Printed at the top above the masthead: "FOURTH OF JULY EDITION"

This is the complete issue which in celebration of the 4th of July opted to replace the typical black ink with alternating pages of red and blue, meaning pages 1, 4, 5 & 8 are printed entirely in blue ink, while pages 2, 3, 6 & 7 are entirely in red ink, which alon... See More  

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$115.00
680557

Early for color newspaper pages...

Item #680557

January 23, 1898

LE PETIT JOURNAL [The Little Newspaper]--Supplement, Paris, France, Jan. 23, 1898  This was a quite successful conservative, daily newspaper published from 1863 to 1944. Beginning in 1884 they did a weekly "Supplement" famous for their color lithograph front and back pages.

Such full page color prints in 19th century issues were rather uncommon. Quite displayable as such.

Complete... See More  

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$17.00
680556

Trial of Axis Sally... Nazis broadcaster...

Item #680556

September 25, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1948 



* Mildred Gillars pleads not guilty 

* Axis Sally - trial for treason 

* Nazis broadcaster
 



Page 8 has a small one column heading: "TRIAL OF 'AXIS SALLY' SET" "Court Names Nov. 15--Accused Would Have Truman Appear" (see) Brief coverage of the decision to go to trial as Mildred Gillars pleads not guilty ... See More  

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$38.00
680553

1967 Newark, New York race riots....

Item #680553

July 14, 1967

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, July 14, 1967



* Newark, New Jersey riots



This 48 page newspaper has a one column headline on the front page: "Police Station In Newark Again target of Mob".



Other news of the day. Nice condition.



wikipedia notes: The unrest came to a head when two white Newark policemen arrested a black cabdriver, John W. Smith, for improperl... See More  

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$28.00
680552

Full page political cartoon on Ulysses S. Grant...

Item #680552

June 08, 1875

THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York, June 8, 1875  A folio size illustrated newspaper with the full front page being a political cartoon featuring U.S. Grant captioned: "The Third Term Will-O'-Wisp, And What Came Of It."

Unrelated prints on pages 4 and 5.

Eight pages, good condition.

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$28.00
680551

The great Irish temperance reformer...

Item #680551

July 24, 1847

THE WEEKLY HERALD, New York, July 24, 1847 



* Father Matthew - Irish Catholic priest

* Teetotalist - temperance reformer print




The front page has a print headed: "Portrait Of Father Mathew" captioned: "The Great Irish Temperance Reformer" followed by a bit of text on him.

Eight pages, good condition.

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$28.00
680549

1931 Knute Rockne final burial...

Item #680549

April 05, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 5, 1931



* Knute Rockne funeral & burial

* Notre Dame head football coach

* Airplane crash




This 70+ page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "ROCKNE LAID TO REST; THOUSANDS AT GRAVE" "Body of Notre Dame's Famous Coach Buried at South Bend With Simple Ceremonies" and more. (see) 1st report on his ... See More  

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$75.00
680546

1977 Elvis Presley death... Memphis, Tennessee...

Item #680546

August 17, 1977

MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 (Final Edition)



* Hometown Issue

* Elvis Presley Death

* Great For Display


The front page has a historic banner headline: "Memphis Leads World in Mourning For Elvis Presley" with subheads and related photos. Photos inside as well. (see) Best to have in this title. 

Complete in 50 pages, nice condition.
... See More  

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$40.00
680543

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1673...

Item #680543

August 04, 1673

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 4, 1673



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measurin... See More  

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$49.00
680542

RMS Lusiatania speed record broken...

Item #680542

November 08, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 8, 1907



* RMS Lusitania steamship ocean liner speed record



The front page has a two column heading: "Lusitania IS Queen Of The Seas". (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8 pages, small library stam... See More  

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680540

1969 Vietnam War Washington D.C. protest...

Item #680540

November 16, 1969

LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 16, 1969 



* Vietnam anti-war protest 

* Washington D.C. 

* Largest in U.S. history
 



The top of the front page has a two column headline: "250,000 Marchers in Biggest Protest"  with subhead and related photo. First report coverage on largest single anti-war protest in U.S. history.

Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 26 pages... See More  

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$48.00
680539

1898 José María Reina Barrios assassination...

Item #680539

February 09, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 9, 1898



* José María Reina Barrios killed

* President of Guatemala assassination




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BARRIOS IS KILLED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in... See More  

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680537

1898 Fort Smith, Arkansas tornado disaster...

Item #680537

January 12, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 12, 1898



* 1898 Fort Smith, Arkansas tornado

* Sebastian County F4 disaster




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FIFTY PERSONS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete w... See More  

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$45.00
680536

1898 Theodore Durrant execution...

Item #680536

January 07, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 7, 1898



* Theodore Durrant execution - hanging

* San Quentin State Prison - "The Demon of the Belfry"

* San Francisco Emmanuel Baptist Church murders




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "DURRANT IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very h... See More  

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$45.00
680533

Rough Riders used in a 1898 advertisement......

Item #680533

November 16, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 16, 1898



* Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders

* Paine's Celery Compound ad




Page 3 has a three column 10x 7 inch advertisement headed: "PAINE'S CELERY COMPOUND; Roosevelt's Rough Riders Restored to Health by this Greatest of All Remedies" with three personal endorsements underneath. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition bei... See More  

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680531

Treaty ends the Spanish-American War...

Item #680531

December 10, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 10, 1898



* Spanish-American War ends

* Peace treaty signed in Paris




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE TREATY SIGNED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such.

Compl... See More  

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680529

1898 Portland Gale... New England blizzard...

Item #680529

November 23, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 23, 1898



* Portland Gale - New England blizzard storm



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A TERRIBLE STORM" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 4 pages, 23 x 19 1/2 ... See More  

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680526

1898 Dawson City fire disaster... Klondike fame...

Item #680526

November 14, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 14, 1898



* Dawson City, Yukon Territory fire

* Klondike gold rush fame




The front page has a one column heading: "Dawson Burned" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 4 pages, 23 x 19... See More  

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680523

1908 Portland, Maine city hall fire disaster...

Item #680523

February 21, 1908

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 21, 1908



* Hercules Powder Company explosion

* Pinole, Contra Costa Co., California disaster




The front page has a two column heading: "Thirty Killed An Explosion of Dynamite at Pinole" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era ... See More  

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680520

Great Salem fire of 1914... Massachusetts...

Item #680520

June 26, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 26, 1914



* The Great Salem Fire of 1914

* Essex County, Massachusetts




The front page has one column heading: "SALEM FIRE BURNING ITSELF OUT" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare a... See More  

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680519

Amelia Earhart conquers Atlantic in 1928....

Item #680519

June 18, 1928

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 18, 1928

 
* Woman aviator Amelia Earhart making history
* Flies across the Atlantic Ocean

* During flight report


The front page has a three column headline: "'LADY LINDY' OUT OVER OCEAN WITH RAIN AND GALES IN PATH; MABEL BOLL MAY HOP TODAY" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's
... See More  

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$62.00
680518

Early print of Melbourne, Australia...

Item #680518

December 29, 1855

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Dec. 29, 1855  The front page has a nice print captioned: "Melbourne, Australia" along with a full column article with the same heading.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with mild fold & margin wear, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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$37.00
680517

Early print of Sitka, Alaska...

Item #680517

December 01, 1855

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Dec. 1, 1855



* Rare Sitka, Alaska view illustration



 The front page has a nice print captioned: "Sitka, The Russian Possession on the North-West Coast of America". This is a very early newspaper print of this Alaska town, from 12 before America would purchase it from Russia.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds wi... See More  

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$56.00
680516

Early print of Eskimo women...

Item #680516

December 31, 1853

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Dec. 31, 1853  The front page has a print captioned: "Esquimaux Ladies" with a related article on the Eskimo Indians.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin wear. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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680515

Early print of Australia...

Item #680515

April 09, 1853

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, April 9, 1853  The front page has a print captioned: "Sunday In Australia" with a related article.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin wear. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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680514

Early print of a street in San Francisco...

Item #680514

March 05, 1853

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, March 5, 1853  The front page has a print headed: "American Scenes - Street View In San Francisco".

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin wear. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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680513

Early print of St. Johns, New Brunswick...

Item #680513

November 27, 1852

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Nov. 27, 1852  The front page has a print of the: "City of St. Johns, New Brunswick" with a descriptive article as well.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin wear. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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680512

Early print of Oglethorpe University, Georgia...

Item #680512

September 18, 1852

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Sept. 18, 1852  The front page has a print of: "Oglethorpe University, Georgia" with a descriptive article on the college in Medway, Ga. It was founded in 1835 and exists to this day.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin tears. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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$36.00
680494

Print of New York City in 1849...

Item #680494

May 05, 1849

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, May 5, 1849  The front page has a print of: "The City of New York, From Weehawken", New Jersey. With a bit of text as well.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with fold & margin wear including some loss, but not to the print. Generally good. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Item from Catalog 318 (released for May, 2022)...

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$28.00
680492

P. T. Barnum's Iranistan home in Bridgeport...

Item #680492

March 20, 1852

SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, March 20, 1852  The front page has a print of: "Mr. Barnum's Oriental Villa, Bridgeport, Conn." with a bit of text. This was his famous Iranistan building.

Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, 3 folds with minor fold & margin wear. Generally good. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.... See More  

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680488

One of the less common titles of the late 19th century...

Item #680488

January 01, 1883

THE WASHINGTON WORLD, Washington, D.C., 1883  See the photo for the very nice masthead engraving which includes a print of the Capitol building. Although the content seems to be wide-ranging, there also seems to be content relating to the military & government.

Four pages, browned at the margins, somewhat fragile so it must be handled carefully, otherwise in very nice condition.

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680484

Description of early Arkansas...

Item #680484

November 16, 1820

PROVIDENCE GAZETTE, Rhode Island, Nov. 16, 1820  Page 2 has a report: "The Arkansaw Territory" which is an extract from a letter written to a friend in New Hampshire which begins: "I would have answered you sooner, but I have been sick almost ever since I received your letter; and this is the first day I have felt able to write; I am now very weak. This country must be called s... See More  

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680481

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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680480

John Sherman death...

Item #680480

October 22, 1900

THE BULLETIN, San Francisco, October 22, 1900



* John Sherman - soldier and statesman

* Senator... Secretary of State... Secretary of  the Treasury 




The front page has three column headlines: "JOHN SHERMAN, SOLDIER AND STATESMAN, IS DEAD" and "Expired at His Home in Washington After a Lingering Illness That Gradually Undermined His Nervous System", with a n... See More  

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680477

Nile Kinnick and Iowa Hawkeyes...

Item #680477

July 23, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1940



* Nile Kinnick All-star votes

* Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football



This 40 page newspaper has small one column headings in the sport's section (page 25): "Kinnick Leads In Poll" "Iowa Halfback Has Most Votes for All-Star Eleven" See photo for brief text here.



Other news, sports and various advertisements of the day throughout.... See More  

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680474

1898 Clarendon, Arkansas Negroes lynchings......

Item #680474

November 09, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 9, 1898



* Theodore Roosevelt elected governor of New York



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Roosevelt Is Elected" "Governor of New York..." and more with small illustration of Roosevelt. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not ... See More  

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680473

Lou Gehrig named 'Captain' of the Yankees...

Item #680473

April 13, 1935

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, April 13, 1935



* Lou Gehrig becomes Yankees team captain

* Early Joe Louis boxing match




The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "GEHRIG NAMED YANK CAPTAIN" with subhead. (see) Only a few men have ever held the title of Captain of the Yankees with Derek Jeter being the latest. Also early reporting on boxer Joe Louis with photos on page 8.

Compl... See More  

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680472

The death of Wilbur Wright...

Item #680472

June 01, 1912

SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 1, 1912



* Aviator Wilbur Wright (Wright Brothers fame)

* Died of Typhoid Fever at the age of 45




This 20 page newspaper has small one column headings on the front page: "Wright's Funeral To-day" and "Business in Dayton, O., Will Be Suspended During Services for Aviator" which tells of the recent death of f... See More  

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680470

Count Fleet wins the triple crown... 2-issue set...

Item #680470

June 06, 1943

(2) WILMINGTON MORNING & SUNDAY STAR NEWS, June 5 & 6, 1943



* Count Fleet - horse racing

* Belmont Stakes win (3rd & final win)

* Triple crown winner - victory




This 100+ page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page of the sport's section (inside) that include: "COUNT FLEET FIRST BY THIRTY LENGTHS IN $50,090 BELMONT" and "Sweeps 5 Springs Stakes.... See More  

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680468

Last signer of the Declaration of Independence dies... Jackson re-elected...

Item #680468

November 17, 1832

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 17, 1832



* Andrew Jackson re-elected President

* Death of Charles Carroll : signer of the Declaration of Independence




The front page has a lengthy editorial which begins:

"The presidential election has so far proceeded as to render the result certain, that "Andrew Jackson of Tennessee" will be re-elected president, and 'Martin ... See More  

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680466

Sherman battling for Buzzard's Roost...

Item #680466

May 20, 1864

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 20, 1864



* Battle of Rocky Face Ridge - Buzzard's Roost

* Atlanta, Georgia campaign - William T. Sherman

* Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Grant vs. Lee




The top of the back page has a Civil War map headed: "Battle of Rocky Ridge" showing much detail, plus related text as well. The front page has various war-related column heads including: "From... See More  

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680465

Capture of Bowling Green, Kentucky...

Item #680465

May 23, 1864

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, May 23, 1864 



* Bowling Green, Kentucky

* Battle of Resaca, Georgia

* Tunnel Hill, Georgia




Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Lee Is Retreating Before General Grant" "Capture of Bowling Green" "News From General Butler" "Campaign in Northern Georgia" "The Great Battle of Resaca" "Captur... See More  

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680460

Two Acts of Congress signed by John Adams...

Item #680460

August 31, 1799

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 31, 1799 



* President John Adams

* Land Acts of Congress




The front page has two Acts of Congress, each signed in script type: John Adams. One is to authorize the sale of: "...certain lands between the Great and Little Miami rivers in the territory of the United States north-west of the Ohio...". Other items include: "Rumors of a N
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680450

Battle of Corinth and so much more...

Item #680450

April 21, 1862

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 21, 1862 



* Siege of Corinth, Mississippi

* General P. G. T. Beauregard




A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy.

The front page is filled with ads, and pg. 2 begins with an editorial which starts: "It is impossible to over-estimate the importance of the crisis on the Peninsula. On that theatre the fate of the first American Re... See More  

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680449

Dull Knife & Cheyennes surrender....

Item #680449

April 23, 1877

NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1877 



* Chief Dull Knife surrender

* Nothern Cheyennes Indians

* Camp Robinson - Nebraska




The front page has a report headed: "Surrender of Eighty Lodges of Cheyennes" "The Indians" "Eighty Lodges of Cheyennes Surrendered to General Crook. See photos for details.

Eight pages, nice condition.... See More  

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680445

General Washington...

Item #680445

July 06, 1790

CONCORD HERALD, & NEW HAMPSHIRE INTELLIGENCER, New Hampshire, July 6, 1790 



* President George Washington



On the front page under "Federal Congress" is the activity of the House of Representatives. The back page has a report about a "remarkable dwarf" who lived in New Jersey during the war and attracted "crowds of people", including Gen. Washington. Som... See More  

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680443

1914 Jimmy Archer baseball photo...

Item #680443

February 10, 1914

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 10, 1914



* Catcher Jimmy Archer photo

* Chicago Cubs - MLB baseball




Page 9 has a nice two column photo headed: "JIMMY ARCHER; Chicago Cubs" with brief text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such.

C... See More  

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680439

Aviator pioneer Henry Post killed in airplane crash...

Item #680439

February 09, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 9, 1914



* Lieutenant Henry Post

* Killed in airplane crash




The front page has banner headline: "ARMY AVIATOR FALLS 600 FEET TO HIS DEATH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as ... See More  

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680435

Peace with the Apache Indians in Arizona...

Item #680435

October 14, 1871

DAILY ALTA CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, Oct. 14, 1871 



* Great Chicago Fire disaster

* Apaches Indians & peace ?




The front page has some content concerning the Great Chicago Fire, including: "Appeal From Chicago" "Prospects Brightening" and more. Also: "Arizona" "The Peace with the Apaches--All Received on Reservations--Their Friendly Reception of V... See More  

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680432

Battle of Spotsylvania Court House...

Item #680432

May 23, 1864

BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, May 23, 1864 



* Battle of Spotsylvania Court House

* Robert E. Lee vs. Ulysses S. Grant




The front page is entirely taken up with ads, while much of pages 2 & 4 are taken up with Civil War reports including articles headed: "Gen. Grant's Campaign" "Rebel Report of Lee's Strength and Loss" "Ewell's Corps Repulsed By Raw Troop... See More  

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680431

A 'boxing match' between women of fashion...

Item #680431

August 27, 1796

THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Aug. 27, 1796  Page 2 has a curious article headed: "Amorous Fracas!" beginning: "The boxing match which lately happened between two elderly maiden ladies of fashion in the vicinity of Merrion Square..." with the details.

Four pages, very nice, clean condition.

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680429

Mark Twain letter on the Shah of Persia...

Item #680429

July 22, 1873

NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1873 



* Edmund Yates letter

* Shah of Persia visit to Paris, France

* Nasar al-Din Shah Qajar




Page 5 has a letter by Edmund Yates with several headings that include: "N A S S R-E D-D I N" "Mr. Edmund Yates Last View" "Court Life At Tehran" "The Persian Bastinado" "The Story By Mr. Edmund Yates" and much more. ... See More  

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$35.00
680428

Noel Pointer Obituary...

Item #680428

December 23, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 23, 1994



* Noel Pointer Obituary

*Jazz Violinist & Composer

*Sam Cooke's Soulful Legacy




Found on page A23 is the Obituary: Noel Pointer; Contemporary Jazz Violinist and Composer. Also present is an article on singer Sam Cooke's Legacy 30 years after his death.

Believed to be complete however, is being sold for described content. Nice condition.... See More  

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$75.00
680424

The Seminole and Creek Indians in Florida...

Item #680424

November 26, 1836

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 26, 1836  Among the many items in this issue is: "War In Florida" concerning the Seminoles and Creeks, taking the equivalent of a full page. Also: "Tennessee Volunteers" "Voyage In Search of Lost Whalers" "From Liberia" and more.

Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, some very minor foxing, other in nice conditi... See More  

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$26.00
680423

Judaica content... The cholera & Mormons... Davy Crockett...

Item #680423

August 02, 1834

NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 2, 1834  Page 2 has a simple one sentence report, interesting nonetheless: "A public dinner was given to col. David Crockett, at Louisville, Kentucky, on his way home."

Page 3 has a curious item about death caused by drinking cold water (a common thought in the 19th century--see), followed by a report noting: "The cholera...exists ... See More  

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680420

Many neat front page illustrated advertisements...

Item #680420
NEW YORK EVENING POST, August, 1815  The front page is filled with advertisements, including an illustrated ad for a steam boat,  and at least ten illustrated ship ads.

Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally nice condition.

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$25.00
680418

Battle of Opequon...

Item #680418

September 23, 1864

SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, September 23, 1864  Page 2 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images for the reports.

Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. A little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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$23.00
680417

Daniel Mendoza, famous Jewish boxer...

Item #680417

February 21, 1792

THE MORNING POST & DAILY ADVERTISER, London, February 21, 1792



* Jewish - Jews - Judaica



Page 3 has a brief report concerning "Mendoza, who has been for some time practicing the pugilistic art at the Peter-Street Theatre, in Dublin , has challenged all Ireland to fight a stand-up battle for a hundred guineas, on a twenty-four feet stage."

Mendoza is none other than the famed J... See More  

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$43.00
680415

Dramatic headline announces the end of World War II...

Item #680415

August 14, 1945

PEORIA JOURNAL-TRANSCRIPT--EXTRA, Aug. 14, 1945 



* Japan Surrenders (early 1st report)

* Great issue for display

* World War II over




The large & bold banner headline announces: "PEACE ! " with another banner head: "Japanese Accept Big Four Terms" plus other related subheads. Also 3 photos of General Douglas MacArthur headed: " 'Doug' Will Dictate T... See More  

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$62.00
680409

Actress Lily Langtry weds in 1899...

Item #680409

August 15, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 15, 1899



* Actress Lily Langtry marries

 


Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Lily Langtry Weds" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8 pages, a few smal... See More  

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$38.00
680408

5th Indianapolis 500 race in 1915...

Item #680408

May 31, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 31, 1911



* 5th Indianapolis 500 race (during)

* Race car driver Ralph DePalma




The front page has a banner headline: "RALPH DE PALMA LEADING IN BIG AUTOMOBILE RACE" with subhead and lineups, all on the front page. An early report as the race was still in progress at the time of publication. Depalma would be the winner. (see) Surprisingly this issue ... See More  

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$52.00
680407

1915 Roosevelt, New Jersey massacre...

Item #680407

January 19, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 19, 1915



* Roosevelt, Monmouth County, New Jersey massacre

* Williams & Clark fertilizer plant labor conflict - dispute




The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "STRIKERS AND DEPUTIES IN BLOODY BATTLE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to f... See More  

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680406

Vilifying the Yankees...

Item #680406

January 26, 1863

DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, January 26, 1863 



* Rare rebel publication



A nice single sheet issue (typical late in the war) with a full masthead, with front page reports headed: "The Yankees Across the Rappahannock" "Appointments In the Department" "The Nautical Jeffreys" "Our Military Resources with several subheads: "Latest News From the ... See More  

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$78.00
680405

The death of Premier Joseph Stalin...

Item #680405

March 06, 1953

THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, March 6, 1953



* Joseph Stalin death

* Premier of the Soviet Union

* 1950's era original




This issue features a two-line banner headline: "STALIN DEAD; KREMLIN SILENT ON SUCCESSOR" with subheads: "Most Powerful Dictator In All History Succumbs; President Calls for Unity", "Stalin's Death Doesn't Alter Risks of War," a... See More  

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$39.00
680404

Jefferson and Adams on war...

Item #680404

July 13, 1816

ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, July 13, 1816 



* Thomas Jefferson and John Adams

* Letters re. war




The front page has a column taken up with a discussion concerning thoughts on war, mostly being: "Mr. Jefferson's Answer" to the topic, datelined at "Monticello, Jan. 29, 1816" and signed by him in type: Th. Jefferson. The top pf pg. 2 has: "Mr. Adams... See More  

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680402

Cheyenne and Arapahoe Reservation... Memphis...

Item #680402

May 19, 1892

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 19, 1892 The front page features four photos of "Renegade Republican Candidates for the Democratic Presidential Nomination" with text.

A half-page: "Some of the Principal Features of Omaha" has several illustrations. A full page: "The 'Run' for the New Oklahoma in the Cheyenne and Arapohoe Reservation - Striking Scenes... See More  

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680400

Germany is re-joined...

Item #680400

June 23, 1990

BZ newspaper from Berlin, (West) Germany, dated June 23, 1990.



* re. German reunification



See the photo below for the nice front page with headlines translating as: "The Check-point Charlie Bomb of the Soviet Foreign Minister" and the big headline reading: "Berlin Without Allied Protection!" and in smaller type: "Shevardnadzi--We Remain--But the Allied Troops Must L... See More  

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680396

General Benjamin Butler's farewell...

Item #680396

January 14, 1865

ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL,  New York, Jan. 14, 1865



* Gen. Benjamin Butler removed

* Final months of the war




As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts.

The entire ftpg. is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest reports from: "The Campaign in Vir... See More  

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680390

Pennsylvania oil region...

Item #680390

January 17, 1885

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 17, 1885 



* Pennsylvania oil fields

* Texas Cowboys




The full front page shows: "The Roller-Skating Craze.--The Critical Moment in the Experience of an Amateur". Inside prints include: "World's Fair and Cotton Centennial Exposition at New Orleans..." "Pennsylvania - Scenes in the New Oil Region at and Around Phillips ... See More  

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$54.00
680386

Early for Western Pennsylvania...

Item #680386

September 05, 1822

THE PITTSBURGH RECORDER, Pennsylvania, Sept. 5, 1822



* Early Western Pennsylvania



The volume 1 number 33 issue of a quite uncommon and very early periodical from Western Penna. 

Included are reports headed: "Pitcairn's Island" "Revival of Religion" "Island Creek Sabbath School" and more.

Sixteen pages various foxing throughout, 5 by 8 1/2 inches, good... See More  

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$33.00
680384

Chiang Kai-Shek on the cover...

Item #680384

February 21, 1943

THIS WORLD, Feb. 21, 1943  This was a tabloid-size insert with the "San Francisco Chronicle" Sunday newspaper. The front cover features a photo of: "Generalissimo and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek". Inside has an article: "China's Charming Revolutionary".

Chiang Kai-Shek was a politician and military leader who served as the leader of the Republic of China between ... See More  

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$37.00
680383

The "downfall of Babylon" and "fake news"...

Item #680383

June 20, 1835

THE DOWNFALL OF BABYLON, New York, June 20, 1835 



* Anti-Catholic



A quite rare & unusual weekly (later semi-monthly) newspaper with strong anti-Catholic leanings published by: "Samuel B. Smith, Late a Popish Priest", as noted in the dateline. This newspaper published from 1834-1839 & features an engraving in the masthead showing various churches in ruin and a subtitle:... See More  

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$24.99
680382

Notice for INA, oldest stock insurance company in the United States...

Item #680382

June 14, 1793

DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 14, 1793 



* Notice for INA, oldest stock insurance company in the United States



The bottom of the bkpg. has a notice: "The Members of the Insurance Company of North America..." with more. INA is the oldest stock insurance company in the U.S., founded in Phila. in 1792. It merged to form CIGNA in 1982. 

The ftpg. ... See More  

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$44.00
680381

The Boston Fire of 1872...

Item #680381

November 23, 1872

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov.  23, 1872 



* The great Boston Fire prints

* One of most costly fires in U.S. history




The prime content is on the front page, three prints: "The Fire at Boston". Inside has a half page map: "Plan of Boston, Showing The Extent of the Fire." 

The Great Boston Fire of 1872 was Boston's largest fire and still one... See More  

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$80.00
680380

Terrific golf print for any golfer...

Item #680380

October 12, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 12, 1895



* A.B. Frost golfer illustration

* Louis Pasteur death w/ print




This issue features a very nice fullpg. print by famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "Golf" which includes 13 illustrations of golf shots, most of a comic theme.

The full front page is a political cartoon by W. A. Rogers: "Mr. Croker's Busy Season Begins". Inside... See More  

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680376

Early on Botany Bay (Australia)...

Item #680376

July 27, 1790

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 27, 1790 



* Early Botany Bay - Australia voyage

* The life of Alessandro Stradella (composer)




The front page has much on the life and eventual fate of the great 17th century composer, Alessandro Stradella. The inside also has a mention of "Governor Phillip's Voyage to Botany Bay", which was a 21-volume contemporary account of the establ... See More  

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680374

Great Peshtigo Fire more tragic than the Chicago fire... Victoria Woodhull...

Item #680374

November 25, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 25, 1871



* Peshtigo fire disaster

* Wisconsin forest

* Victoria Woodhull




The significant print is the very dramatic double page centerfold captioned: "Forest Fires In The West--The Burning of Peshtigo", Wisconsin. This fire, which occurred on the same day as the more famous Chicago Fire & consequently received much less press attention, was... See More  

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$88.00
680373

Leaders of the 1915 baseball pennant fight...

Item #680373

October 07, 1915

LESLIE'S WEEKLY, New York Oct. 7, 1915  The front cover is a nice, dramatic color print reflecting the action in the early years of World War I captioned: "Directing The Big Guns". Articles within include: "Great Britain's Zeal for War"; The Truth about Alaska - A Land of Great Opportunities"; "Seen in the World of Sport" including photos the leaders... See More  

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680368

Announcement that the Constitution has been created...

Item #680368

September 18, 1787

THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, September 18, 1787 



* First announcement that the Constitution of the United States has been finalized



* In regards to historic announcements in U.S. history, this is rivaled only by the announcement that the Declaration of Independence had been signed




A singularly historic newspaper. As collectors know the very first news... See More  

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680365

The great Philadelphia State House print...

Item #680365
GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, September, 1752 



* Pennsylvania State House

* Philadelphia PA print

* Independence Hall




Despite the 48 pages of text within this issue the prime content is certainly the full page plate captioned: "A View of the State House in Philadelphia" which would later be known as Independence Hall.

This is a print of this famous building 24 years bef... See More  

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680364

A Tory newspaper from the Revolutionary War... On Burgoyne's surrender at Saratoga...

Item #680364

March 07, 1778

THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, March 7, 1778 



* Surrender of general Burgoyne

* Battles of Saratoga - New York




This was a strongly Tory (supportive of the British cause) newspaper which began in 1775 and closed shop in May of 1778 when the British evacuated Philadelphia.

Most of the ftpg. is taken up with a: "...letter from Vice Admiral Lord Vi... See More  

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680363

Jews are banished from Vienna, Austria...

Item #680363

July 28, 1670

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 28, 1670 



* Jews are expelled from Vienna (Austria)

* The synagogue has been removed!

* Extremely rare reporting

* Only the 5th year of L.G.'s publication




The top of the front page has a report from Vienna noting: "The Jews have offered great sums of money to the Emperor to dispence with his order for their banishment, or at least to give le... See More  

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680362

Nice reports concerning events near the end of the Revolutionary War...

Item #680362

December 19, 1782

THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Dec. 19, 1782 



* Closing events in the Revolutionary War



A nice feature of the masthead is a great engraving taken after one done earlier by Paul Revere, showing a patriot soldier with a sword in one hand and a scroll reading "Independence" in the other.

Page 2 has a report from London noting in part: "Governor Franklin, who lately arri... See More  

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680361

1898 Clarendon, Arkansas Negroes lynchings......

Item #680361

October 12, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 12, 1898



* Battle of Virden - Riot - Massacre - labor conflict

* Macoupin County, Illinois coal mining - miners




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HUNDRED KILLED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fro... See More  

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680360

1898 Battle of Sugar Point... Minnesota...

Item #680360

October 05, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 5, 1898



* Battle of Sugar Point - Leech Lake - Minnesota

* Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians - Bugonaygeshig




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AN INDIAN BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fro... See More  

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680358

Spanish-American War comes to an end...

Item #680358

August 13, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 13, 1898



* Spanish-America War ends

* Independence of Cuba

* William McKinley declare
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The front page has a one column heading: "THE PROCLAMATION" with subheads. The proclamation is signed in type: William McKinley. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are no... See More  

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680357

1898 Clarendon, Arkansas Negroes lynchings......

Item #680357

August 10, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 10, 1898



* Clarendon, Monroe County, Arkansas

* Negroes lynchings - hangings




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GHASTLY LYNCHING" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete w... See More  

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680356

1898 Otto von Bismarck death...

Item #680356

August 01, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 1, 1898



* Otto von Bismarck death (1st report)

* 1st Chancellor of Germany

* Unification of Germany mastermind




The front page has a one column heading: "Prince Bismarck Dead" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from th... See More  

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680353

1898 Battle of Santiago de Cuba ends...

Item #680353

July 14, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 14, 1898



* Battle of Santiago de Cuba

* Spanish Navy surrenders

* Spanish-American War




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE END COMES AT LAST" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in pa... See More  

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680352

Hawaii is annexed to the United States...

Item #680352

July 06, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 6, 1898



* Annexation of Hawaii

* United States Senate passes

* SS La Bourgogne ship disaster




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HAWAII IS OURS" with subheads. (see) Also at the top of the front page is: "HUNDREDS DROWNED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pul... See More  

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680350

The shuttle Challenger explodes...

Item #680350

January 28, 1986

SCOTTSDALE DAILY PROGRESS, Arizona, January 28, 1986 



* Space Shuttle Challenger disaster

* Early 1st report w/ photos




The front page announces the more tragic event in U.S. space history with: "SHUTTLE EXPLODES" in red lettering and "Teacher, 6 other astronauts killed" with subheads and photo. More inside with full page pictorial. Nice for display.



Complete in 1... See More  

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680345

1915 Coppage v. Kansas Supreme Court decision...

Item #680345

January 25, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 25, 1915



* Coppage v. Kansas  re. yellow-dog contracts

* United States Supreme Court decision - labor unions




The front page has a banner headline: "Labor Men Lose Important Ruling By Supreme Court" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are no... See More  

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680344

1915 Woodrow Wilson vetoes immigration bill...

Item #680344

January 28, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 28, 1915



* President Woodrow Wilson

* Vetoes immigration bill




The front page has a banner headline: "Immigration Bill Is Vetoed by President Wilson" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete wi... See More  

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680343

Hjalmar Schacht re. Jew-baiting...

Item #680343

August 25, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1935



* Dr. Hjalmar Schacht anti-Nazi fight

* National Socialist Party campaign

* Jew-baiting - Jewish persecution 




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SCHACHT REBUFFED AS NAZIS CONTINUE DRIVE ON 'ENEMIES'" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag... See More  

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680338

1915 Home Run Baker photo...

Item #680338

February 17, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 17, 1915



* John Franklin "Home Run" Baker photograph

* Philadelphia Athletics - MLB baseball retirement ?




The top of page 8 has a two column photo with heading: "'Home Run' Baker Quits; Mack Loses Great Star" with text. (see) Baker would retire for the 1915 season but would come back in 1916 to play for the New York Yankees. Surp... See More  

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680337

Jinan incident... Japanese Army... China...

Item #680337

May 13, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 13, 1928



* Jinan incident ends - Republic of China

* Japanese Army victory over Kuomintang




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TWENTY WAVES OF CHINESE MOWED DOWN BY JAPANESE IN FIGHT ATOP TSINAN WALL" with subheads. (see)

Complete 1st section only with pages 26, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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680336

Tiny 19th century newspaper from Colorado Springs...

Item #680336

June 22, 1891

THE SUN, Colorado Springs, June 22, 1891 



* Rare miniature, amateur title



This is the volume 1, number 7 issue of a newspaper which lasted for just 2 1/2 years. Plus Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) records only one institution as having any issues and we purchased all the holdings from them. Obviously printed on a small amateur press as it is of very small size, measuring ju... See More  

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$44.00
680329

1898 Fall of Manila, Philippines...

Item #680329

August 17, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 17, 1898



* Fall of Manila, Philippines

* Spanish-American War




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TAKING OF MANILA" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 4 pages, a ... See More  

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680327

1917 Henry S. Bigelow horsewhipped...

Item #680327

October 29, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct, 29, 1917



* Henry S. Bigelow - U.S. Representative

* Pacifist - socialist - Florence, Kentucky




The front page has a nice banner headline: "PACIFIST IS HORSEWHIPPED" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. A little residue from the removed address label slightly affects the headline. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the &q... See More  

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680326

1916 Battle of Parral... Mexico...

Item #680326

April 12, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 12, 1916



* Battle of Parral - Mexican Expedition

* Carrancistas vs. United States cavalry

* Chihuahua, Mexico




The front page has a nice banner headline: "REPORT VILLISTAS ROUTED BY AMERICAN TROOPS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issue... See More  

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680324

1915 Third Battle of Warsaw...

Item #680324

August 05, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 5, 1915



* Third Battle of Warsaw

* Germans occupation

* World War I - WWI




The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: WARSAW IS CAPTURED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in pa... See More  

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680322

1917 New York Giants baseball players pictorial...

Item #680322

October 01, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 1, 1917



* New York Giants baseball

* Pre-World Series pictorial (photos)

* Rube Benton - George Burns

* Pol Perritt and more




Page 11 has a three column pictorial with heading: "Giants' Scrappy Stars Are Eager To Meet The White Sox" which shows six New York Giants players that are about to play in the 1917 World Series. Text as well. Surprisi... See More  

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680321

Sam Houston's 'call to arms' against Mexico...

Item #680321

April 02, 1842

NILES'S NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, April 2, 1842 



* Samuel Houston call to arms - Texas citizens

* Post Texas Revolution - Pre Mexican-American War




Inside has: "President Houston's Proclamation to the Citizens of Texas" which begins: "My Countrymen: Rumours have been brought from the southwestern frontier of invasion...The facts are sufficient to justify immed... See More  

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$50.00
680320

Reports from the War of 1812...

Item #680320

January 23, 1813

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 23, 1813  Among the reports re: "American Ingenuity" "American Gallantry" "the Heroes of King's Mountain" from the Revolutionary War battle; a full page chart: "A Statement of the Annual Revenue of the United States" "British Love of 'Liberty' "  and more.

The section headed: "Events ... See More  

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$28.00
680318

1959 Fidel Castro & Cuba...

Item #680318

July 27, 1959

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 27, 1959



* Fidel Castro as Cuban Premier

* 26th of July Movement

* Cuban Revolution




The front page has a banner headline: "CASTRO BACK AS PREMIER" with caption: "Huge Cuban Rally Hears Decision" and subheads. First report coverage continues inside with small photo of Castro. 

Complete with 36 pages, small library stamp within the mast... See More  

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$62.00
680316

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1681...

Item #680316

March 02, 1681

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 2, 1681



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuri... See More  

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680314

1915 SS Arabic ocean liner sinking...

Item #680314

August 19, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 19, 1915



* SS Arabic - White Star ocean Liner

* German U-boat torpedo attack

* World War I - WWI submarine




The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "LINER ARABIC IS TORPEDOED" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally... See More  

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$58.00
680312

Premiere of "Raiders of the Lost Ark", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #680312

June 11, 1981

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 1981



* Best "Raiders of the Lost Ark" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day (EVE) movie premiere

* Steven Spielberg - Harrison Ford




A nice issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry.

Page 6 o... See More  

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680311
Item #680311

August 13, 1942

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 13, 1942



* Walt Disney's Bambi movie premiere

* Opening day advertisement



 Page 8 has a 13 x 4 inch advertisement for the opening day showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Bambi'

With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any... See More  

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$57.00
680310

1915 Sam Crawford photo...

Item #680310

August 07, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 7, 1915



* "Wahoo Sam" Sam Crawford photo

* Detroit Tigers MLB baseball outfielder




The top of page 7 has a two column photo with heading: "Sam Crawford Near 3,000-Hit Record, And Still Has Some Years To Play" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not ... See More  

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680308

1915 Tsianina Redfeather Blackstone... Indian singer...

Item #680308

July 09, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 9, 1915



* Tsianina Redfeather Blackstone

* Creek/Cherokee Native American

* Indianist movement - music singer




The top of page 9 has a two column photo with heading: "Indian Maid Gains Fame As Remarkable Singer" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that ... See More  

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680307

18th century Baltimore... Slave advertisement...

Item #680307

September 05, 1798

FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Sept. 5, 1798



* Rare 18th century American title

* (2) runaway slave advertisements




The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 8 illustrated ship & two runaway slave ads.

News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in nice condition.... See More  

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680306

1915 New York City subway fire...

Item #680306

January 06, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 6, 1915



* New York City subway fire



The front page has a banner heading: "WILD SCENES IN NEW YORK SUBWAY DURING RUSH HOUR" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such.

Complete with 18 pages, smal... See More  

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680304

1915 Pre-American WWI involvement tensions...

Item #680304

July 12, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 12, 1915



* American - Germany World War I tensions

* Post-sinking of the RMS Lusitania



The front page has a banner headline in red lettering: "GERMAN-AMERICAN SITUATION CONSIDERED SERIOUS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are no... See More  

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$42.00
680303

1915 Sinking the RMS Lusitania tensions...

Item #680303

July 17, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 17, 1915



* Sinking of the RMS Lusitania investigation

* German U-boats terror - British ocean liner




The front page has five column heading: "SAY ATTACK ON CUNARDER MURDEROUS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era... See More  

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680302

1915 president of Haiti assassination...

Item #680302

July 28, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 28, 1915



* Vilbrun Guillaume Sam assassination

* President of Haiti




The front page has a banner heading: "President of Hayti Is Slain By Infuriated Mob" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such... See More  

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680295

Trump nears his Presidential victory...

Item #680295

November 09, 2016

LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, Nov. 9, 2016  



* Donald Trump election from a Liberal state



This Democratic newspaper falls short of declaring a Trump victory with: "TRUMP CLOSE TO UPSET WIN" with subhead: "He Takes Key States From Clinton, Defying Polls".

The complete first section with pages 1-34, good condition.... See More  

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$28.00
680294

President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev sign historic INF Treaty...

Item #680294

December 09, 1987

NEW YORK TIMES, Dec.  9, 1987 



* Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

* Historic INF agreement signed

* Significant reduction in the Nuclear Arms race

* Reagan and Gorbachev sign treaty




The banner headline announces: "Reagan and Gorbachev Sign Missile Treaty And Vow To Work For Greater Reductions", with related subheads.

This concerns the 1987 Intermediate-Range N... See More  

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$56.00
680292

The Supreme Court rules on same-sex marriage...

Item #680292

June 27, 2013

THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, June 27, 2013



* Obergefell v. Hodges - same-sex marriage

* Supreme Court of the United States - LGBT




 A rarely saved yet significant report with the banner headline announcing: " ' EQUAL DIGNITY' UNDER THE LAW - High Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide" with related subheads and photos.

The complete first section with ... See More  

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$38.00
680285

Hinckley found not guilty in his attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan...

Item #680285

June 22, 1982

THE WASHINGTON POST, June 22, 1982  



* John Hinckley Jr. found not guilty (Insane)

* President Ronald Reagan assassination attempt




The banner headline reports: "Hinckley Found Not Guilty, Insane" with related subheads and a front page illustration of  John Hinckley after hearing the verdict. Nice to have from the Nation's capital.

Also of note, the bottom of the fro... See More  

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680283

Germany is reunited after 45 years...

Item #680283

October 03, 1990

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1990  



* German reunification - Germany



The first of this notable event we have offered in this iconic newspaper.

The banner headline announces: "TWO GERMANY UNITED AFTER 45 YEARS WITH JUBILATION AND A VOW OF PEACE" with various related subheads. Also a photo of the German flag unfurled in front of the Reichstag building in Berlin.

The complete first ... See More  

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680274

Israel and the Palestinians agree to the Accord...

Item #680274

September 14, 1993

NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1993  



* Israel-Palestine peace accord signed

* Jews and Arabs - Bill Clinton




This is a seldom saved yet significant report with a banner headline: "RABIN AND ARAFAT SEAL THEIR ACCORD AS CLINTON APPLAUDES 'BRAVE GAMBLE' " with related subheads. Also a photo of the three.

The complete first section (of 3) with pages 1-26, two folds, a penned... See More  

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680273

Ferraro is the first female running mate on a major ticket...

Item #680273

July 13, 1984

NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1984  This is a seldom saved, yet politically significant reports as it announces the very first woman running mate on a major political ticket.

The headline announces: "GERALDINE FERRARO IS CHOSEN BY MONDALE AS RUNNING MATE, FIRST WOMAN ON MAJOR TICKET" with related subheads. Also a front page photo showing the two.

The complete first section (of 3) with ... See More  

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680272

Barack Obama becomes America's first African-American president...

Item #680272

November 05, 2008

(2) NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 5, 2008 and Jan. 21, 2009  A great pair of issues reporting both the election and inauguration of the first African-American president to occupy the White House.

The banner headline of the 5th is a simple: "OBAMA" beneath which is: "Racial Barrier Falls In Decisive Victory". The banner headline of the 21st announces: "OBAMA TAKES OATH, A... See More  

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680267

The Mets win the 1986 World Series...

Item #680267

October 28, 1986

NEW YORK POST, Oct. 28, 1986  



* New York Mets last championship

* World Series - MLB baseball




The front page is very displayable, entirely taken up with: "LOVE YA, METS ! " in celebration of the Mets having won the 1986 Major League Baseball World Series by defeating the Boston Red Sox in the 7th game. 

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680262

Civil War map shows a portion of the Yazoo and Mississippi Rivers...

Item #680262

July 24, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, July 24, 1862



* CSS Arkansas - Confederate ironclad warship

* Mississippi & Yazoo Rivers

* Greenville Missouri MO




The front page creates a Civil War map headed: "THE REBEL RAM ARKANSAS. The Fight at the Mouth of the Yazoo and the Dash Down the Mississippi" with related column headlines. 

Other war-related column heads on the front page & inside as w... See More  

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680261

Assassination of Amwar Sadat, in the Washington Post...

Item #680261

October 07, 1981

THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Oct. 7, 1981



* Anwar Sadat assassination



The front page has a banner headline: "Sadat Assassinated at Military Show; Deputy Vows to Continue His Policies" with related subheads. 

Great to have this notable event in this famous title from the nation's capital.

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680256

Great Brazos River flood of 1899... Texas...

Item #680256

July 06, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 6, 1899



* Brazos River flood disaster

* Dewey & Sealey, Texas




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FLOOD AND FAMINE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such.

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680255

Madison's state-of-the-union address to the nation...

Item #680255

December 13, 1815

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 13, 1815 



* President James Madison

* State of the Union Address




Over two columns of the front page are taken up with the: "Message" signed in type: James Madison. This is the President's annual state-of-the-union address.

Four pages, various foxing, a bit irregular at the blank spine margin, otherwise good.... See More  

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680254

1881 Mayer, Minnesota tornado disaster...

Item #680254

July 15, 1881

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, July 15, 1881



* Mayer, Minnesota

* Tornado disaster in the summer of 1881




Page 2 has one column headlines: "TERRIFIC STORM", "Portions of Minnesota Visited by a Tornado", "Loss of Life and Great Destruction of Property Reported", with supporting details. Other news and advertisements are also found throughout.

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680253

Nazis invade Western Europe in 1940...

Item #680253

May 14, 1940

HERALD EXPRESS, War Extra, Los Angeles, May 14, 1940



* World War II Germany

* Invading European Countries




The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "SEDAN FALLS AS NAZIS PUSH 10 MILES IN FRANCE" with: "Dutch Give Up; Rotterdam In Flames" with subheads. Nice for display.

First section only with pages 1-18, minor central fold wear, generally nice.... See More  

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680251

Two Famous Frederick Remington prints...

Item #680251

February 02, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Feb. 2, 1889 The full front page is an illustration by Remington of "Hunting the Prong Horn Antelope in California." Inside is a 1/4 pg. portrait of "Hon. W. D. Washburn, the Newly Elected United States Senator from Minnesota"; a half page of "Destruction of a Derelict by a United States Naval Cruiser." The doublepage centerfold is: &quo... See More  

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680250

Actor Edwin Booth... NYC fire department... Attack by Indians...

Item #680250

January 13, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 13, 1866



* Actor Edwin Booth

* NYC fire department

* Prints - illustrations




Full ftpg. is a nice illus. of: 'Edwin Forrest Booth' from a Brady photograph. The highly sought after great double page centerfold: 'Metropolitan Fire Department' is very displayable with many vignettes on the N.Y. fire dept. in action is present within this issu... See More  

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680246

Man walks on the moon...

Item #680246

July 21, 1969

HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 21, 1969 



* Neil Armstrong

* Man walks on the Moon




The front page has an offbeat banner headline: "SPACE REUNION" with a large example of the famous blurry photo on the surface of the Moon. Also three small photos of the astronauts within the masthead. Much more on the following pages, Great for display.

Complete 1st section only with all 1... See More  

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680244

1917 Battle of Jugla... Riga...

Item #680244

September 03, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 3, 1917



* Battle of Jugla - Riga

* Germany vs. Russia

* World War I - WWI




The front page has a terrific banner headline in large lettering: "ABANDON RIGA" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. A small library label affects this headline. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to fin... See More  

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680241

1899 Elihu Root... Secretary of War...

Item #680241

August 01, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 1, 1899



* Elihu Root - American lawyer & statesman

* Sworn in as Secretary of war under Roosevelt


 


The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ROOT SWORN IN, ALGER RETIRES" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally... See More  

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680238

Letters of a signer of the Declaration...

Item #680238

July 12, 1817

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 12, 1817 



* Thomas McKean

* signer of the Declaration of Independence




The first four pages are taken up with the: "Letters of Thomas McKean", a signer of the Declaration of Independence who recently died. Other items within include: "Defeat of Sir Peter Parker" "the Locust" "Domestic Manufactures" and m... See More  

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680216

1915 Avezzano earthquake... Central Italy...

Item #680216

January 15, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 15, 1915



* 1915 Avezzano earthquake

* Fucino disaster - Central Italy




The front page has a banner headline in red lettering: "ITALIAN DISASTER IS ONE OF GREATEST IN HISTORY" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragi... See More  

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680211

Mexican bandits massacre Americans in 1916...

Item #680211

January 13, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 13, 1916



* Mexican Revolution

* Massacre of Americans

* Pancho Villa - Villistas




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MORE AMERICANS SAID SLAIN" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in ... See More  

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680207

1899 Battle of Modder River...

Item #680207

November 29, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 29, 1899



* Battle of Modder River - South Africa

* Second Boer War

* Lord Methuen - British Army victory


 


The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BLOODIEST BATTLE OF THE CENTURY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not ... See More  

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680206

1915 SS Ancona sinking...

Item #680206

November 10, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1915



* SS Ancona sinking

* German U-Boat U-38

* World War I - WWI




The front page has a banner headline: "AMERICANS MAY BE AMONG VICTIMS ON ANCONA" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in pa... See More  

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680204

The Wall Street panic of 1873...

Item #680204

September 25, 1873

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 25, 1873



* Wall Street - stock market failure

* Panic of 1873 near the beginning

* Best title to be had ?




The top of page 6 has one column headings: "THE CALM" "The Banks Bringing Order Out Of Chaos" "The Stock Exchange Speaks" "Reported Shipments of Gold from Europe" and more. (see) Lengthy text.

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680203

League of Nations founded in 1920...

Item #680203

January 10, 1920

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1920. 



* League of Nations founded (day of)

* Paris Peace Conference


* Woodrow Wilson



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "VERSAILLES PEACE WILL BE SIGNED IN PARIS TODAY" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.
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680202

1907 Great White Fleet voyage ends...

Item #680202

December 24, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 24, 1907



* Great White Fleet around the World journey

* United States Navy Battleships - Robley D. Evans




The front page has a nice banner headline: "BATTLESHIP FLEET AT PORT OF SPAIN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile ... See More  

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680201

1915 Diamond Candy Compnay fire disaster...

Item #680201

November 06, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 6, 1915



* Diamond Candy Company fire

* North Brooklyn, New York disaster




The front page has a banner headline in bold lettering: "THIRTY DIE IN FIRE" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in pape... See More  

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680200

1915 St. Johns School fire disaster...

Item #680200

October 28, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 28, 1915



* St. Johns School fire disaster

* Peabody, Essex County, Massachusetts




The front page has a banner headline in red lettering: "NINETEEN CHILDREN DIE IN SCHOOL HOLOCAUST" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totall... See More  

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680199

1899 Battle of Magersfontein...

Item #680199

December 13, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 13, 1899



* Battle of Magersfontein - South Africa

* Second Boer War - "Black Week"

* Lord Methuen - British Army defeat


 


The top of the front page has a two column headline: "METHUEN REPULSED WITH HEAVY LOSS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to... See More  

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680197

Leo Frank's death sentence is commuted by the governor... the angry mob...

Item #680197

June 21, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 21, 1915



* Leo Frank's death sentence commuted

* Mob starts to form




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MILITIA OF GEORGIA IS HELD FOR RIOT SERVICE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rar... See More  

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680173

War reports from this racist newspaper...

Item #680173

February 25, 1865

NEW YORK WEEKLY DAY-BOOK CAUCASIAN, Feb. 25, 1865  A decidedly racist newspaper which began well before the Civil War & lasted a few years after. As such their reporting on war events provide a contrasting perspective beyond most other Northern newspapers.

Some articles include: "Evacuation of Charleston" "Capture of Columbia" "Evacuation of Fort Anderson" &... See More  

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680165

1915 Sinking the RMS Lusitania warning ?...

Item #680165

May 04, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 4, 1915



* Pre-sinking of the RMS Lusitania warning ?

* German U-boats order - British ocean liner




The front page has a banner headline in red lettering: "SINK AMERICAN SHIPS, ALLEGED ORDER TO GERMAN SUBMARINES" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. The Lusitania would be attacked just 3 days later. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being... See More  

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