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John Adams & Congress on the new home of the national government...


December 10, 1800

Item #672724    COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 10, 1800  The front page has: "The President's Reply" to Congress which mentions the new city for the nation's capital: "...Here may the youth of&nbs...

America & France agree on the Treaty of Montefontaine...


December 20, 1800

Item #672547    COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 20, 1800  Two-thirds of page 2 is taken up with the: "Convention Between the French Republic and the United States of America", also known as the Treaty of Mortef...

Displayable masthead... early 19th century...

Item #649304    NEW ENGLAND PALLADIUM, Boston, 1801-1802  A typical "newsy" newspaper of the era with a nice woodcut of a soaring mercury in the masthead. Some light foxing, untrimmed.  Actual dates vary, b...

Very early Charleston... Volume #1, #28...


February 10, 1803

Item #670040    CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, Feb. 10, 1803  A volume I issue  (number 28) of this famous title from the South. Various news of the day and a wealth of ads, one appearing on page 3 headed: "...

Very early Charleston...


February 16, 1803

Item #673410    CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, Feb. 16, 1803  A volume I issue (number 34) of this famous title from the South. Various news of the day and a wealth of ads including a back page ad: "'Absente...

Great item on Dickinson College in Carlisle...


March 01, 1803

Item #673206    GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, March 1, 1803  The back page has a terrific & quite detailed notice headed: "DICKINSON COLLEGE" which details the stringent requirements of the stu...

Parson Weems' book on George Washington...


June 09, 1803

Item #673161    GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, June 9, 1803  The back page has a small advertisement for "The Rev. M. L. Weems", more popularly known as Parson Weems, the ad noting: "Is hereby ...

A book is dedicated to President Jefferson, with his response...


May 15, 1805

Item #667352    THE CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, May 15, 1805  Page 2 has a letter signed in type by: Th. Jefferson, concerning a recent book themed on science being dedicated to him. Four pages, very nice condition....

Five American newspapers: 1803-1809...


June 13, 1805

Item #673424    (5) Five very early 19th century American newspapers: United States' Gazette, Nov. 27, 1809; Massachusetts Spy, June 15, 1808; Boston Gazette, May 16, 1805; Independent Chronicle, Nov. 23,1807; and New York...

From Thomas Jefferson's presidency...

Item #649289    (10) BOSTON GAZETTE, dated 1806-1807  A lot of ten issues from the early 19th century when Thomas Jefferson was president.  News and advertising of the day provide perspective on this formative period...

From the heart of Thomas Jefferson's Presidency...

Item #559604    (5) GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, For The Country, Philadelphia, 1807-1809  A lot of 5 issues offering an interesting insight into the early period of the Jeffersonian era, as the government transitioned a...

From Thomas Jefferson's administration...

Item #649276    COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, 1807-1809  A lot of 10 issues of this popular title from the "Hub City". All have the subscriber's name written in the margin above the masthead, some minor edge t...

Thomas Jefferson... The Burr Conspiracy...


February 09, 1807

Item #668132    NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 9, 1807  Over half of the front page is "An Act" of Congress concerning circuit & district courts in North Carolina. Page 2 has a note to Cong...

America prohibits the importation of slaves (1807)...

Item #677725    THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, March, 1807  Under: "Abstract of Foreign Occurrences" is a brief yet notable report: "The American Congress has passed a bill for the abolition...

Letters from Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon...


March 18, 1808

Item #673165    THE ENQUIRER, Richmond, Virginia, March 18, 1808   The front page has a letter to Congress from the President concerning the batteries & public buildings at New Orleans, signed in type: Th. Jeffer...

Oldest continuously published newspaper in the United States...

Item #649235    CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, 1809-1810  A lot of eight issues of the oldest continuously published newspaper in the United States.  Each with occasional foxing; otherwise nice.  Great to have f...

Five issues from 1811...


April 06, 1811

Item #666410    NEW YORK SPECTATOR, 1811  A lot of five issues in good condition however all are irregular and mostly loose at the spine.

The War of 1812...

Item #649218    (10) A lot of ten newspapers of a blend of various folio-size and non-folio-size newspapers (various titles), all containing news on The War of 1812. Average condition with mild wear and foxing; not damaged or ...

The New Madrid earthquake... Battle of Tippecanoe...


January 04, 1812

Item #672088    THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 4, 1812  Near the back is an early item concerning the disastrous New Madrid earthquake before it was known as such. The report includes: "Several shocks by earthq...

Nice editorial on the War of 1812...


August 27, 1812

Item #672726    BOSTON GAZETTE, Aug. 27, 1812  The front page has a full column editorial concerning the: "Present State of Our Affairs" relating to the War of 1812. Bits include: "The government of our cou...

Wm. H. Harrison & the War of 1812...


October 14, 1812

Item #672831    BOSTON PATRIOT, Oct. 14, 1812  Page 2 has a report: "North-Western Army" reports on the actions of General William H. Harrison. Page 2 also has: "War Intelligence" which reports on vari...

Wm. H. Harrison & the War of 1812...


October 14, 1812

Item #672832    BOSTON PATRIOT, Oct. 14, 1812  Page 2 has a report: "North-Western Army" reports on the actions of General William H. Harrison. Page 2 also has: "War Intelligence" which reports on vari...

General Smyth's rousing letter, and his ultimately failure...


December 03, 1812

Item #673042    NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 2, 1812  Page 2 has over half a column taken up with the noted address of: "General Smyth to the Soldiers of the Army of the Centre". It begins: "Companions in Arms!&nb...

The "contemptible braggart" General Smyth...


December 04, 1812

Item #673043    THE REPERTORY & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Dec. 4, 1812  The ftpg. has over a column taken up with the situation at Sacket's Harbor, including a lengthy letter from there signed in type by: Isaac ...

Impressment of seamen... On the Constitution vs. the Guerriere...


January 02, 1813

Item #673019    BOSTON PATRIOT, Jan. 2, 1813  Over two front page columns are taken up with: "Impressment Of Seamen". Inside includes: "Com. Rodgers' Squadron" being a lengthy naval report. Also: &...

Includes the quote: "Don't give up the ship!"... Much on the Indian war...


August 24, 1813

Item #626766    THE WAR, New York, Aug. 24, 1813  The front page is taken up with: "Indian Eloquence" which is a speech by one of the chiefs of the Six Nations; "Indian Hostilities" "Creek Indians...

Fine reports from the War of 1812...


September 23, 1813

Item #664883    INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston,  Sept. 23, 1813  The ftpg. has a lengthy editorial: "On the Present War". Inside has much on the War of 1812 including: "Movements in the N.W. Army"...

The President declares the war to be over(?)... War in the Chesapeake...


July 02, 1814

Item #677919    COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 2, 1814  Page three has an interesting item: "A Proclamation", signed in type by the President: James Madison which declares the war with Great Brittan ...

Gallipolis, Ohio... The Chickasaw and Cherokee Indians...


September 21, 1816

Item #671376    NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 21, 1816  Nearly a full page has: "Gallipolis, Ohio" which provides a brief but historic background of this community. Two separate articles illustr...

Indian troubles in Georgia... Buonaparte...


May 22, 1818

Item #673103    NEW YORK SPECTATOR, May 22, 1818  Page 2 has various reports from Europe with some content concerning Bonaparte, including comments on his exile at St. Helena. Also: "Voyage to the North Pole". P...

Capture of Pensacola Florida, during the Seminole War...


July 25, 1818

Item #677921    NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 25, 1818  The prime content is a detailed report of the capture of Pensacola, Florida during the Seminole Indian war. American forces were led by Andrew Jackson ...

Variety lot of newspapers... An instant mini-collection...

Item #649239    (10) WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT of ten different titles dating from the 1820's - 1890's, in average or better condition---not a damaged lot and no pulpish newspapers. A popular way to assemble a variety of t...

Early Robert E. Lee...


July 11, 1829

Item #667236    NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 11, 1829  It's always fascinating to find mention of notable people long before they would become a household name. Near the back is a great example. Under...

Cooper's "Tom Thumb", first locomotive built in America...


September 04, 1830

Item #667246    NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 4, 1830  The front page has a report of the inauguration of the first railroad locomotive built in America. Headed: "Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road" t...

Slave trade in Washington, D.C...


December 22, 1830

Item #662626    HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, Dec. 22, 1830 Page 2 has: "The Slave Trade in the Capital" which includes: "...the American people should know that while we reiterate our boasts of...

What to do with the "free negroes"...


January 10, 1832

Item #666725    NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 10, 1832  Page 3 has an article headed: "Free Negroes" which is a plan to remove them, with several "Resolves" including: "That it is...

The Treaty of Cusseta; Creek Indian Nation & the United States...


April 05, 1832

Item #666623    NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 5, 1832  The ftpg. begins with over a column headed: "Treaty With The Creek Indians - Articles Of A Treaty" which begins: "The Creek tribe of ...

Early comic, satire newspaper...

Item #649241    FIGARO IN LONDON, London, 1833  An English comic newspaper of the early 19th century, founded in 1831 and running for almost 8 years. It was the forerunner for the much more popular "Punch" magaz...

A rare, short-lived title...


January 03, 1833

Item #651811    ROCHESTER EVENING ADVERTISER, New York, Jan. 3, 1833  This is the volume 1, number 3 issue of a rather rare title as it appears to have lasted less than a year as such.  The American Antiquarian Socie...

Protecting slave property...


May 14, 1833

Item #668158    NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., May 14, 1833  The front page has an interesting article: "Protection Of Slave Property" which includes two reports. Page 2 has a very unusual graphic c...

Slavery comes to an end in England...


August 30, 1833

Item #673172    THE TIMES, London, August 30, 1833  As Wikipedia notes the British Slavery Abolition Act was passed in 1833, receiving the royal assent on August 28. Page 2 begins with: "Parliamentary Intelligence&...

First title from Fell's Point we have offered...


December 23, 1836

Item #651090    EASTERN EXPRESS, Fell's Point, Maryland, Dec. 23, 1836  A volume 1 (#27) issue of this very rare title from a now very upscale, tourist-focused section of Baltimore neighboring the Inner Harbor. This t...
$140.00

The "Trail of Tears"... The new Liberty Seated dime...


July 29, 1837

Item #671425    NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 29, 1837  The front page has an article: "Removal of  the Chickasaws" which is about the "Trail of Tears" which offers some detail inclu...

Joseph Smith defies authorities...


August 27, 1842

Item #671412    NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 27, 1842  An inside page has an article: "Illinois" with subhead: "The Mormons" which notes: "...for the persons of Joe Smith and...

Mormon content: report on Joe Smith...


September 17, 1842

Item #673131    NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 17, 1842   The back page has a brief yet rather rare report with a mini-head: "Joe Smith" stating: "This wonderful fellow is to be bodily ...

Much on the Mexican War...


March 26, 1847

Item #666783    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 26, 1847  Page 3 has fine reporting on the Mexican War with: "From Mexico", and a letter from New Orleans, then: "Gen. Scott's Movem...

Battle of Buena Vista, and much more...


March 31, 1847

Item #666785    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 31, 1847  Page 3 has some fine reporting on the historic Battle of Buena Vista, an American victory in a battle against a larger Mexican army. "...

Much on the Mexican War...


August 16, 1847

Item #657823    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 16, 1847  Fully half of page 3 is taken up with a great wealth of news from the Mexican War, all under the heading: "One Month Later From Gen. Scot...

When Abraham Lincoln was an unknown...


June 22, 1848

Item #673107    THE DAILY UNION, Washington, D.C., June 22, 1848  This issue contains on the front page reports from the: "House of Representatives" which mention Abraham Lincoln. The ftpg. report, at the very t...

Early and rare from Florida...


August 12, 1848

Item #673354    THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, Jan. 23, 1847 Nineteenth century newspapers from Florida are uncommon, particularly those from before the Civil War. Here is such an issue from the capital city of Florida, ...

'Official' report of the gold discovery in California...


December 07, 1848

Item #673119    NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 7, 1848  Beginning on the front page and taking all of pg. 2 and most of pg. 3 is the: "President's Annual Message" to the nation, in which is a...
$325.00

Gold Rush era...

Item #649225    NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, 1849  Although this issue does not have specific gold rush content, it is a great “period” item with 1849 in the dateline. The issue contains many ads related to Califor...

From the library of President James Buchanan...

Item #649244    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., 1849  James Buchanan, who would be President of the United States from 1857-1861, earlier served several offices at the federal level, including Congressman ...

Emigrants from England to Australia...


January 20, 1849

Item #669903    THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Jan. 20, 1849  The front page shows: "The Islington New Market". Inside has 4 prints on the: "Gold Mine In Brazil". Perhaps the best prints are t...

Latest from the California Gold Rush...


July 28, 1849

Item #670931    SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, July 28, 1849  Page 3 has: "From California" with the latest news, bits including: "...New towns were being laid out in different spots around the bay &a...

Latest from the California Gold Rush... Lake Pontchartrain...


September 01, 1849

Item #671002    SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Sept. 1, 1849  Page 3 has: "From California" with the latest news, bits including: "...gold is to be obtained only by hard labor, in large quantities. I ...

19th century 2nd rate issues (not damaged)...

Item #649253    (50) WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT (2nd rate - not damaged) of 50 American newspapers dating from 1820 - 1896.  All are in 2nd rate condition (none damaged) with at least 7 different titles. The issues may have st...

An instant collection...

Item #649269    WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT of 50 issues, with at least 10 different titles, dating from the 1820's - 1890's, in average or better condition--not a damaged lot.  No pulpish newspapers!  A great valu...
$112.00

19th century 2nd rate and damaged lot...

Item #649231    WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT  A lot of 50 2nd-rate and damaged American newspapers dating from 1820 - 1896, containing at least 7 different titles within the lot. The issues may have staining, edge tears, close-t...

100 issue variety lot of 19th century newspapers...

Item #649298    (100) Wholesale variety lot of 100 American newspapers dating from 1820 - 1896 all in average or better condition--not a damaged lot--with at least 10 different titles. A great lot for a dealer or anyone wish...
$199.00

Henry Clay's notable Compromise of 1850 speech in the Senate...


February 16, 1850

Item #673389    THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, Greensboro, North Carolina, Feb. 16 and 23, 1850  This two issue set includes the full text of Henry Clay's famous speech in the Senate on the Compromise of 1850. The speeche...
$195.00

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


December 14, 1850

Item #673207    THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, Greensboro, North Carolina, Dec. 14, 1850  The entire front page and a portion of page 2 are taken up with the: "President's Message" being the state-of-the-union a...

Magazine by Charles Dickens... An issue from 1851-1853...

Item #649284    HOUSEHOLD WORDS, London, 1851-1853  Charles Dickens published this magazine from 1850 to 1859. Having been frustrated by the interference of publishers when editing three other magazines, Dickens determine...

Westward expansion... Decorative masthead...

Item #649254    OLIVE BRANCH, Boston, 1850-1856  A lot of four issues in mixed condition, all with a great masthead and with at least some westward-expansion themed reporting and/or advertising.  One of the more ...

The new book: "Utah and the Mormons"...


July 15, 1854

Item #673134    NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 15, 1854  Page 7 has a full column report of a new book published titled: "Utah And The Mormons" by Benjamin Ferris, containing many excerpts. Ferris was appointed as Sec...

Much on slavery... Mormons... The Galalagos Islands...


January 30, 1855

Item #673117    NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, January 30, 1855  Numerous slavery-themed articles throughout, particularly in regards to the events in Kansas. Also included are articles describing prisoners escaping from t...

Florence Nightingale in the Crimean War...


August 30, 1856

Item #669595    THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Aug. 30, 1856  Close to half of the front page is taken up with a print captioned: "Miss Nightingale's Carriage at the Seat of War". Page 2 has an articl...

Baseball, this '...most popular & interesting game..."


September 27, 1856

Item #673403    PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Sept. 27, 1856  A rather famous sporting newspaper, with a sporting-themed masthead, calling itself: "A Chronicle of the Turf, Field Sports, Literature and ...

Slavery in America, with an auction print...


September 27, 1856

Item #668539    THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Sept. 27, 1856  A lengthy article titled: "Sketches In the Free & Slave States of America" includes two pages filled with ten related prints, most showin...
$320.00
Item #636876    HARPER'S WEEKLY -- the first year: 1857 A lot of 6 issues but all in '2nd rate' condition. Very few illustrations from this initial year.

Mormons arrive from Liverpool... Nebraska described..


January 05, 1857

Item #666647    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Jan. 5, 1857  Page 2 has a report: "Arrival Of Mormons" which notes the arrival of a ship from Liverpool with 221 Mormons, with a bit more on this....

Brigham Young's troubles...


April 21, 1857

Item #666641    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 21, 1857  Page 3 has a report headed: "The Mahomet Of Utah" which begins: "Mr. Brigham Young's prospects are by no means flattering....

Holding slaves in Ohio...


April 24, 1857

Item #666640    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 24, 1857  Page 3 has a report from Cincinnati noting in part: "The Ohio Legislature...passed a bill making it a penitentiary offence to claim or h...

Mormon emigrants...


April 30, 1857

Item #666636    DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 30, 1857  Page 3 has a brief but interesting article headed: "Mormon Emigrants" noting in part: "...a train...containing nearly one thou...

A sports-themed newspaper... Large bull fighting print...


January 29, 1859

Item #673387    NEW YORK CLIPPER, Jan. 29, 1859  Basically a sports-themed newspaper with a great, sports-themed masthead. Among the reports inside are: "The Ring" "The Turf" "Fistiana" "...

John Brown & the Harper's Ferry insurrection...


October 31, 1859

Item #673357    NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 31, 1859  The top of the front page has column heads: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "The Trial of John Brown, Charged with Conspiracy, Treason and Murder" &quo...

Large & ornate masthead from the Civil War...

Item #649226    NEW HAMPSHIRE JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURE, Manchester, 1861  The title reflects the theme of this issue, being primarily a farming-related newspaper with agricultural concerns taking much of the front page and ...

Beauregard's letter of praise on the Battle of Manassas...


August 07, 1861

Item #673313    THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, Aug. 7, 1861  This is one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. While the ftpg. is taken up w...
$127.00

October 27, 1861

Item #673325    NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 27, 1861  Much of the front page is taken up with a large & extremely detailed Civil War map headed: "Map Of Orleans And Surrounding Country...". Among the ftpg. colum...

Baseball during the Civil War...


November 30, 1861

Item #673401    WILKES' SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Nov. 30, 1861  On the fourth page under "Out-Door Sports and  "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a game between the Constellation and W...

A Charles Dickens publication...

Item #649245    ALL THE YEAR ROUND, London, 1862 (single issue from 1862)  This was a weekly periodical "Conducted By Charles Dickens", as noted in the masthead. Filled with various literary content, this issue ...

A great value... At a lesser price...

Item #649275    (10) The CIVIL WAR:  a lot of 10 issues all non-New York titles from during the Civil War and all have war reports.  A great set for a reseller or for someone looking to obtain authentic Civil War new...

Our premier Civil War lot...

Item #649219   
THE CIVIL WAR--a lot of the very best of all titles. Here is a group of ten issues of the famous New York Times and/or NY Tribune and/or NY Herald, much like those listed throughout our website, in good shap
...
$132.00

A battle near Prestonsburg...


January 16, 1862

Item #673121    CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Jan. 16, 1862 This is one of just a few newspapers which printed in the dateline: "Confederate States of America". Among the reports are: "The Campaign O...

Civil War map of the Bowling Green, Kentucky, vicinity....


January 22, 1862

Item #673324    NEW YORK HERALD,  Jan. 22, 1862  The front page features a nice map titled: "THE CHIEF STRATEGIC POINT OF THE WEST. The Rebel Position in Kentucky..." showing the Bowling Green vicinity. A...

Civil War map of Kentucky...


January 29, 1862

Item #670354    NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 29, 1862  The entire front page is taken up with ads. The back page contains various Civil War news and has a battle map headed: "Map Of The Battle-Field and Surroundings" ...

Two front page Civil War maps...


February 15, 1862

Item #670325    NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 15, 1862  The front page is dominated by two nice Civil War maps, headed: "THE BRILLIANT VICTORY AT ROANOKE" and: "EDENTON AND ELIZABETH CITY". First column head...

1862 - Brunswick, Georgia... Port Royal...


April 02, 1862

Item #677857   
THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1862   Port Royal
* Brunswick, Georgia
 
The front page has: "FROM THE SOUTHERN COAST", "AFFAIRS AT PORT ROYAL", "The
...

Intercepted letter from Beauregard indicates some hopelessness...


April 21, 1862

Item #673322    NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1862  The front page features a nice map headed: "The Siege of Yorktown - Diagram of the Scene of the Engagement on Wednesday, April 16." Among the ftpg. column heads...

Terrific Civil War era map of New Orleans...


April 26, 1862

Item #673318    NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1862  Most of the front page is taken up with a huge & terrific Civil War map headed: "IMPORTANT FROM NEW ORLEANS. Terrific Bombardment of Fort Jackson on the Mississipp...

Latest news from the Confederate capital...


May 08, 1862

Item #673111    DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 8, 1862  From the capital of the Confederate States of America. The front page includes: "Highly Important From the Peninsula" "Partizan Rangers" ...

A Yankee's opinion of Yankees...


July 11, 1862

Item #673113    DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 11, 1862  The front page includes: "The Army of Richmond--Rumours" "The Campaign in Mississippi" "Yankee Marauders in King & Queen"...

Front page war print and a page 3 war map...


July 19, 1862

Item #670028    THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, July 19, 1862  A desired yet rather scarce title from during the Civil War, as the front page occasionally featured a Harper's Weekly-like Civil War print. Th...

Mormon emigrants... Horace Greeley on the Civil War...


August 07, 1862

Item #668412    THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Aug. 7, 1862  The front page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "The Republic: Its Perils and Its Prospects, by Horace Greeley" with much on his thoughts on the ...

From the capital of the Confederacy...


August 08, 1862

Item #673307    DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 8, 1862  The front page has a wealth of reporting from the Civil War including: "Later From the North" "The Position on the Peninsula" "Yan...

News from the Confederacy...


August 09, 1862

Item #673306    CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 9, 1862  This was one of a few newspapers from the Confederacy which printed: "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline. Among the front pag...

Progress of the Civil War, in a Confederate title...


August 26, 1862

Item #673112    DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 26, 1862  A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are: "From the Rappahannock" "From James City & Glouc...

Much on the Civil War in a pro-South newspaper...


October 15, 1862

Item #666471    THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Oct. 15, 1862  Among the various reports are: "Tests of Loyalty" "A Boston Negro's Opinion of the Proclamation" "Kirby Smith Captures a Train...&quo...

Six issues with a Civil War-related print...


November 23, 1862

Item #669856    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 6 different issues from 1863, 1864 & 1865, each contains within a print related to the Civil War as well as a wealth of other prints not war-related. Addi...

From the capital of the Confederacy...


December 09, 1862

Item #673115    DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Dec. 9, 1862  Among the front page items are: "Evacuation of Winchester" "The State Line" "East Tennessee" "The Situation In The West&q...

A centerfold view of Fredericksburg... Charles Dickens...


December 20, 1862

Item #172634    HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 20, 1862  The full front page shows: "Identification of Indian Murderers in Minnesota by a Boy Survivor of the Massacre". Other prints inside include: &quo...
$55.00

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$29.00

Huge eagle engraving in the masthead...

Item #649242    GLEASON'S LITERARY COMPANION, Boston, 1863  Obviously a literary publication from the Civil War era, the prime feature being the huge eagle engraving in the masthead, with a wingspan of 7 inches. There...

From the Oneida Community... Civil War era...

Item #649300    THE CIRCULAR, Oneida, New York, Civil War era  A lot of ten  issues from this well-known socialistic "commune" from during the Civil War but with minimal war-related content. Four pages each...

Civil War era illustrated issues...

Item #636873    (5) HARPER'S WEEKLY  A Civil War era lot of 5 issues in very good condition.  This lot offers an excellent illustrated and textual view of this critical period in American history, at a significan...
$148.00

Civil War reports from Galveston...


January 12, 1863

Item #673349    NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 12, 1863  Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Exciting News From Galveston" "Rebel Attack by Land and Water" "Gallant Defense by the Harrie...

Rare Confederate title with a front page address by Braxton Bragg...


January 30, 1863

Item #673120    WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, January 30, 1863  The ftpg. contains a: "Special Message of Gov. Vance" to the North Carolina General Assembly which begins: "With the flight of ti...
$183.00

1863 Tuscumbia, Alabama... Enrollment of the Blacks...


April 30, 1863

Item #677942    NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1863  Among the front page single-column heads are: "Opelousas Captured by Gen. Banks", "Immense Captures by Our Forces", "Charleston Still Threatened by ...

On the Confederates establishing a navy...


May 27, 1863

Item #673114    DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 27, 1863  The front page includes: "The Yankees In York River" "From Vicksburg" "An Act to Establish A Volunteer Navy" "Hostage Ret...

Draft riots in New York City... Lee's post-Gettysburg retreat...


July 14, 1863

Item #660643   
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 14, 1863  * New York City draft riots * Post Battle of Gettysburg * Robert E. Lee's Army's retreat The front page has nice, single-column headings on
...

New York City draft riots... News of the Fall of Vicksburg...


July 15, 1863

Item #660644    NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, New York City, July 15, 1863. * The New York City draft riots * Re: the Fall of Vicksburg, Mississippi This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during ...

The New York City Draft Riots... Attack on Charleston...


July 18, 1863

Item #660597    NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, New York City, July 18, 1863. * New York City Draft Riots * Attack on Charleston, South Carolina Among the one column headlines on the front page are: "THE RIOT",&n...

Fighting near Chattanooga...


October 09, 1863

Item #673348    THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 9, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Chattanooga Shelled from Lookout Mountain!" "Rebel Accounts of the Engagement & its Results&qu...

The losses at Chickamauga...


October 19, 1863

Item #673347    THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 19, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Gen. Rosecrans's Army" "Probable Attack on Bridgeport, Tennessee" "Federal and Rebe...

Dispatch signed by Braxton Bragg...


October 27, 1863

Item #666004    NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 27, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Later From The South" "Richmond Views of Recent Military Operations" "More About Lee's L...

General Meade relieved of his command...


October 28, 1863

Item #673346    THE WORLD, New York, Oct. 28, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From Virginia" "General Meade to Be Removed from Command" "Reported Recrossing of ...

Capturing the Rio Grande during the Civil War...


December 28, 1863

Item #673344    THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 28, 1863  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Loss and Recapture of the Valley of the Rio Grande" "Value of the Possession" "The Revo...

Civil War map of Western Virginia...


January 10, 1864

Item #673317    NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 10, 1864  The front page features a very detailed Civil War map headed: "General Early's Failure. Scene of the Recent Rebel Failure in Western Virginia". Among the fro...

Huge map takes half of the front page...


March 06, 1864

Item #673316    NEW YORK HERALD, March 6, 1864  The front page is dominated by a huge & very detailed Civil War map headed: KILPATRICK'S CAVALRY EXPEDITION" with further text. Among the ftpg. first column h...

Two front page graphics...


April 26, 1864

Item #673315    NEW YORK HERALD, April 26, 1864  The front page has two graphics, a two column diagram of: "The Rebel Ram Albemarle...which Compelled the Surrender of Plymouth." being a cross section of it; plus...

The Indian campaign in New Mexico....


April 30, 1864

Item #666360    ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April. 30, 1864  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. ...

Lincoln is formally nominated for another 4 years...


July 08, 1864

Item #672640    THE LIBERATOR, Boston, July 8, 1864  This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the o...

Fourteen issues of the Saturday Evening Post from the Civil War...


September 10, 1864

Item #672150    THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, 1864-1865  A lot of 14 issues of this famous publication when it was a newspaper, but more commonly known when it was a magazine of the 20th century. Eight pages ...

General Sherman pressing General Hood... Slocum possesses Atlanta...


October 19, 1864

Item #677943   
THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 19, 1864 * General William T. Sherman
* Atlanta, Georgia
 
The frontpage headlines include: "GEN. SHERMAN'S ARMY", "Hood Tryin
...

Sherman's advance.. Nashville, Tennessee...


December 08, 1864

Item #677856   
NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 8, 1864  
 
* William T. Sherman's march to the sea
* Third Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee
 
Among the front page column heads are: "S
...

The latest on General Sherman...


December 12, 1864

Item #671066    NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 12, 1864  Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S CAMPAIGN" "Continued Boasting of the Rebel Organs" "Assertions that He can Nev...

Nashville...


December 21, 1864

Item #671107    NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 21, 1864  Among the first column heads on the Civil War are: "NASHVILLE" "The Fruits of General Thomas' Splendid Victory" "9,000 Prisoners Captured" &...

Ornate masthead...

Item #649267    ADVOCATE FAMILY GUARDIAN, New York, 1865  A rather ornate & decorative masthead in this small newspaper, filled primarily with literary & womanly concerns. Edited by Mrs. Sarah R. Bennett of the &q...

General Sherman dines in Savannah...


January 28, 1865

Item #172854    HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 28, 1865  The front page prints include: "The Ocean Monitor 'Dictator' ", "Hon. William Dennison, Postmaster General" and "General H....
$46.00

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$24.00

Sherman unopposed... The Captain Beall/Lincoln/Booth connection...


February 25, 1865

Item #673327    NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 25, 1865  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "WILMINGTON" "Our Troops in Possession of the City" "Battle & Rout of the Rebels&quo...

Great Civil War issue for display...


March 14, 1865

Item #673326    NEW YORK HERALD, March 14, 1865 The ftpg. features a huge Civil War map headed: "SHERIDAN'S IMPORTANT OPERATIONS. Where Sheridan Went & What He Accomplished---Immense Destruction of Rebel Roads &am...

Richmond falls... End of the Civil War is near... President Lincoln confirms...


April 04, 1865

Item #673208    NEW YORK TIMES, April 4, 1865  This is one of the more graphic issues of the Times from the entire Civil War, obviously celebrating the triumphant report of General U.S. Grant capturing the capital of the ...
$765.00

A rare edition we have never encountered before...


April 15, 1865

Item #673209    EVENING EDITION OF THE TRIBUNE, New York, April 15, 1865  A fascinating edition of this famous newspaper which typically reported the assassination of Lincoln on page 4. But this unusual four page (more ty...
$4,450.00

On the death of Abraham Lincoln... A reward for Booth...


April 21, 1865

Item #673381    NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1865  Pages 1, 4, 5 and 8 are black-bordered in memory of the death of President Lincoln. The first column on the front page has heads: "THE ASSASSINS" "Capture of ...

Dedication ceremonies at the Bull Run battlefield...


June 13, 1865

Item #673379    NEW YORK HERALD, June 13, 1865  Front page first column heads include: "Bull Run" "The Final Victory on the First Battle Field of the Rebellion" "The Dead Heroes of Manassas" ...

Horrible conditions of the Andersonville Prison...


September 10, 1865

Item #673173    NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 10, 1865  The first column heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Evidence of the Infernal Spirit of Gen. Winder" "Official Document by a Rebel Inspector-Gener...

Trial of the Andersonville Prison warden...


September 13, 1865

Item #677460    PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 13, 1865  Among the front page column heads are: "THE WERZE TRIAL" [Wirz, the Andersonville prison warden], "List of Witnesses for the Defense" "More E...

Nice Harper's Weekly group, just after the Civil War...

Item #649309    (5) HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, a lot of five issues from just after the Civil War. Dates are August 12, August 19, September 23, November 11, and December 2, 1865. A wealth of great prints including: 'N...

Early baseball from just after the Civil War...

Item #649236    NEW YORK TIMES, 1865-1866  A lot of five issues of the New York Times from just after the Civil War, each with a report of a baseball game. These issues provide a mid-19th century perspective of America&rs...

Print of a baseball player...


August 18, 1866

Item #673397    FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Aug. 18, 1866  Inside has a nice one column print of baseball player: "G. A. Flagg, Cambridge B.B. Club, Cambridge, Mass." with a related artic...

Frederick Douglass and the 'white radicals'...


October 01, 1866

Item #673419    LANCASTER INTELLIGENCER, Pennsylvania, Oct. 1, 1866 Among the articles: "The Irish Who Vote Now & the Negroes Who Will Vote Soon" and: "Fred. Douglass--How He Was Received by the White Radica...

Tiny newspaper...

Item #649285    THE O.C. DAILY, 1867  No, it's not from Orange County, but rather from the Oneida Community in New York. This is a tiny newspaper, measuring just 4 by 5 inches, four pages. Various tidbits, great condi...

On the creation of the Dominion of Canada, 1867...


July 02, 1867

Item #669932    CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, July 2 and 3, 1867   A pair of issues each containing a report concerning the creation of the Dominion of Canada, one article headed: "Kingdom of Canada"...

Ornate and displayable masthead...

Item #649305    SATURDAY NIGHT, Philadelphia, 1869  A decorative masthead with content that is primarily literary in nature. There is a front page illustration & a few more inside, with a border around each page. The ...

A West Coast newspaper reports the completion of the transcontinental railroad...


May 26, 1869

Item #670483    THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, May 26, 1869  The front page has most of a column taken up with the: "Celebration in Honor of the Completion of the Pacific Railroad" Among the subheads are: &quo...

From the Oneida Community...

Item #649272    THE CIRCULAR or AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, 1870's  A lot of 10 issues from this well-known socialist "commune" (of Oneida flatware/silverware fame) from the post-Civil War 19th cen...

Latest inventions of the day... 1870's...

Item #649217    (10) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, 1870's  A nice lot of ten issues from this fascinating period---the 'golden age' of American inventiveness---with much coverage of the latest inventions &...

From Reno, Nevada... Famous town of the Wild West...

Item #649290    RENO EVENING GAZETTE, Nevada, early 1880's. A lot of five issues, all are complete and are in very nice condition.  Great to have from this well-known town from the "Old West"....

Discounted 19th century illustrated issues...

Item #649297    WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT of fifty 2nd rate and damaged illustrated issues.  A blended lot of titles, all 19th century 2nd rate and partially damaged illustrated issues which may include any of the following: ...

Nice collection of Thomas Nast political cartoons...

Item #636875    HARPER'S WEEKLY lot of 7 issues of the 1870's-1880's each with a full front page Thomas Nast political cartoon, and other Nast or non-Nast prints inside. A blend of 1st rate and better than 2nd rate...

Death of Robert E. Lee, in a Southern newspaper...


October 13, 1870

Item #673290    THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Oct. 13, 1870  All columns on pages 2 & 3 have black mourning rules for the death of Robert E. Lee. Among the articles inside are " Dead" which has n...
$188.00

A Jewish view of Jesus...


February 26, 1871

Item #673116    NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 26, 1871  The back page contains a fascinating article under the heading: "The Origin Of Christianity" "Rev. Dr. Wise, of Cincinnati, on the Apostle Paul--The Religion o...

Meridian race riot of 1871... Ku Klux Klan...


March 07, 1871

Item #677854    NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 7, 1871 * Meridian MS Mississippi * Race riot - Freedmen * KKK Ku Klux Klan The bottom of page 5 has small one column heading: "Fatal Affray In Mississippi", foll...

Hunting for Easter eggs...


April 15, 1871

Item #173504    HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 15, 1871 Three front pg. illus. pertaining to "Scenes in Paris During the German Occupation" including: "An Object of Curiosity in the Champs Elysees," &...
$48.00

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$25.00

The change in Grant's character...


April 20, 1871

Item #673154    THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 20, 1871  Page 2 has: "The Ku Klux Bill" as well as: "The Change in Grant's Character" which takes almost an entire column. Four page...

Clam bake... Mining in Colorado...


July 15, 1871

Item #673109    FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, July 15, 1871 The front cover contains a half page illustration "Yachting  - At the Helm" along with two smaller illustrations of the Cape May Regatta pr...

Early & very nice newspaper from San Diego...


September 29, 1871

Item #673160    SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, Sept. 29, 1871  Very early from San Diego--a volume 2 issue--when the population was just 2300, with a nice engraving of the harbor in the masthead.  Page 2 has an...

Aftermath of the Great Chicago Fire... Nast's "The Tammany Tiger Loose"...


November 11, 1871

Item #677819    HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 11, 1871  * Great Chicago Fire of 1871 * Thomas Nast's "The Tammany Tiger Loose" The full front page is taken up with 9 scenes of: "The Ru...
$155.00

A Long Island whaling town...

Item #649288    SAG HARBOR EXPRESS, Long Island, New York, 1870-1874  A nice lot of five issues from this once-famous whaling town on Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the...

Very early woman's suffrage newspaper...

Item #610666    WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Chicago & St. Louis, 1879  As noted at the top of the front page: "...devoted to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal and political Equality a...

Frederick Douglass' 'eloquence' at the Colored Convention...


April 14, 1872

Item #671896    NEW YORK HERALD, April 14, 1872  Page 12 begins with column heads: "NATIONAL COLORED CONVENTION" "Fred Douglass, the Great African Light, in His Element" "Fred's Eloquence Inex...

Wealth of Mormon content... The Colored Convention...


April 14, 1872

Item #673151   
NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1872  Front page first column heads have: "THE MORMONS " "Inside View of the Political Struggles in Utah" "What a Gentile Has to Say-The Aims of t
...

Livingstone's exploration of Africa...


August 27, 1872

Item #670919    NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 27, 1872  James Gorden Bennett, this newspaper's publisher, capitalized on the 19th century fascination with Africa & the whereabouts of explorer Dr. David Livingstone by hiri...

Nice map of the Boston fire...


November 11, 1872

Item #673133    NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 11, 1872  The front page is dominated by a very nice & large: "MAP OF THE BURNT DISTRICT. Showing the Extend of the Great Fire in the City of Boston, Covering 65 Acres of Grou...

From the Arizona Territory...


February 27, 1875

Item #673301    ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Arizona Territory, Feb. 27, 1875  Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles including...
$127.00

New York pawnbrokers...


May 06, 1875

Item #673425    THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York, May 6, 1875  The full ftpg. is a political cartoon of: "The Belligerent Speaker of New York's House of Commons", Jeremiah McGuire. Among the prints inside are 7...

The National League is created...


February 07, 1876

Item #644266   
NEW-YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1876  On page 2 under "Base-Ball" is a report about a meeting held in New York resulting in the establishment of the National League. The report begins: &q
...
$225.00

By the Shaker Community...

Item #673417    THE SHAKER, Shakers, New York, and Shaker Village, New Hampshire, September, 1876  A monthly publication "Published By The United Societies" for those in the Shaker community, quite famous today ...

Early Hawaii newspaper...


November 01, 1876

Item #673099    THE FRIEND, Honolulu, Hawaii, Nov. 1, 1876  It is rare to find Hawaiian newspapers from the 19th century, and this was the first newspaper & literary magazine published by pioneers not native to Hawaii...

Great from the ghost town at the Comstock Lode...


July 23, 1877

Item #668838    GOLD HILL DAILY NEWS, Gold Hill, Nevada, July 23, 1877  A fascinating newspaper from this town just outside of Virginia City, at one point a booming mining town with a population of 8,000. Today it is all ...

Death of Brigham Young, and three more Mormon reports...


September 06, 1877

Item #673044   
AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, Sept. 6, 1877  Page 7 under "Items Of News" has 4 Mormon items, one noting: "Brigham Young died on the 29th ult. after a brief attack of cholera morb
...

This town was founded during the California Gold Rush...


November 16, 1878

Item #673305    THE MOUNTAIN MESSENGER, Downieville, California,  Nov. 16, 1878  Downieville is a very small town at 3,000 ft. elevation in Northwestern California. It was founded in late 1849 during the Calif. Gold ...

Very graphic masthead...


March 22, 1879

Item #673409    THE PIONEER, San Jose, California, March 22, 1879  The masthead notes: "Devoted To The Interests Of The Pioneers of California And the Resources of the Golden State." The masthead is one of the m...

A great lot from the Old West... at a reduced price...

Item #649271    (10) A lot of ten "OLD WEST" newspapers from California, dating in the 1870's through 1890's, and priced at a bargain due to edge tears, mends, wear, etc. which makes them somewhat 2nd-rate. T...

Seven issues from the "Old West"...

Item #649238    A lot of seven "Old West" newspapers, each with a different title from California dating in the 1870's through 1890's. A nice opportunity for a mini-set of different "Wild West" titl...

Collection of stamp collecting magazines...

Item #649311    (10) STAMP COLLECTING MAGAZINES: Lot of ten different titles from the 1880's & 1890's, all in nice condition, at least 4 pages each, most measuring about 4 by 7 inches.

Inventions of the late 1800's...

Item #649278    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A lot of 36 2nd-rate issues from 1880's and 1890's, containing many photos or illustrations, providing a nice look at the latest inventions and scientific improvement...

A science enthusiast's dream collection...

Item #649312    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A lot of 25 issues dating from 1881 thru 1906.  Many photos and illustrations of the latest inventions and scientific improvements and gimmicks of the era. All are compl...

The sensation of Lily Langtry...


November 05, 1882

Item #648226    ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 5, 1882  The back page has over a full column headed: "THE LANGTRY LUNACY" "New Yorkers Going Crazy Over the Beautiful English Actress" "Her Populari...

Horse thieves, cattle thieves, a murderous outlaw: life in the Wild West...


December 07, 1883

Item #638752    ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Dec. 7, 1883  Likely due to its location on the edge of the Western frontier, this newspaper typically contained a wealth sensational crime reports and events from the West, much ...

Salt Lake City title with a Mormon flair...

Item #649257    (5) DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah, early 1880's  A lot of 5 issues, from several years before statehood with much local news of the day.  Articles with Mormon interest and perspe...

Displayable locomotive print...


May 16, 1885

Item #657291   
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, May 16, 1885  The front page has a large print of: "Standard Passenger Locomotive of the New York, New Haven, and Hartford R.R." along with an accompanying
...

Nice print of the Chicago baseball team...


June 06, 1885

Item #673122    FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 6, 1885  Certainly the most notable print in this issue is the page 5 half page print captioned: "Illinois--The Chicago Baseball Club" showing the e...
$177.00

Incorporating the city of Pittsfield, Massachusetts...


May 12, 1886

Item #677855    PITTSFIELD EVENING JOURNAL--SUPPLEMENT, Massachusetts, May 12, 1886  * Creating the city charter  * Pittsfield, MA charter This is a significant "Supplement" issue for the city o...

Hanging of the four anarchists of the Haymarket Riot...


November 17, 1887

Item #673292    GREENSBORO NORTH STATE, North Carolina, Nov. 17, 1887  The front page has a detailed account of the hanging of the 4 anarchists of the Haymarket Riot, Spies, Fischer, Parsons, and Engel. Included are print...

Very first appearance of Walt Whitman's poem "A Prairie Sunset"...


March 09, 1888

Item #673170    NEW YORK HERALD, March 9, 1888  Page 6 has a poem titled: "A Prairie Sunset", signed in block type, WALT WHITMAN . This is the very first appearance of this poem as verified by the Walt Whitman...
$125.00

Easter morning... Indian print by Remington...


March 31, 1888

Item #175278    HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 31, 1888  The front page print: "Judge Walter Quintin Gresham". Two half page prints: "The Railroad Disaster to the West India Mail Near Blackshear, Geor...
$44.00

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$23.00

Southern heroes from the Civil War...


May 10, 1888

Item #673153    GREENSBORO NORTH STATE, North Carolina, May 10, 1888  The front page has many column illustrations relating to the Civil War including prints of: "Gen. Stonewall Jackson" "Gen. Lee" &qu...

Rare, short-lived Texas newspaper from its first capital...


June 23, 1888

Item #673388    THE OLD CAPITOL, Columbia, Texas, June 23, 1888  Yes, Columbia--now known as West Columbia--was the first formal capital of Texas, established in 1836. A quite rare title which existed for less than 2 year...
$137.00

Jack the Ripper stalks London... In a London newspaper...


October 06, 1888

Item #669507    THE TIMES, London, England, October 6, 1888  During the last half of 1888 the East End of London, primarily the Whitechapel district, was terrorized by a murderer who came to be known as Jack The Ripper. H...
$380.00

From rough & tumble Deadwood, Dakota Territory...


July 19, 1889

Item #673203    DEADWOOD DAILY PIONEER, Black Hills, (South Dakota) July 19, 1889  This city would arguably be--along with Tombstone & Dodge City--one of the more famous of all the towns from the rough & tumble da...
$345.00

Louis Pasteur... The inventor of the Polka...


October 12, 1895

Item #671242    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 12, 1895  The front page features a photo of Louis: "Pasteur" with a lengthy article on him as well. Also on the ftpg. is an article: "The Inventor of&nbs...

Dramatic headline from the Spanish-American War...


April 23, 1898

Item #673392    THE BOSTON DAILY GLOBE--The Globe Extra! 8 O'Clock, April 23, 1898  A bold headline with a political cartoon featuring Uncle Sam: "SECOND PRIZE" "U.S. Warships Blockade Ports On Cuban Co...

Very first automobile advertisement...


September 10, 1898

Item #673416    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 10, 1898  A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the first autom...
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