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552589

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

Item #552589

November 05, 2008

CHICAGO TRIBUNE, Illinois, November 5, 2008



* Barrack Obama elected President of the United States

* Hometown newspaper of first African-American president



Presidential election newspapers have always been a mainstay of any historic newspaper collection, and ideally collectors try to find such an issue from the victor's hometown.



This newspaper is special for three reasons: 1) it is ... See More  

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629582

First African-American President of the United States...

Item #629582

November 05, 2008

USA TODAY, November 5, 2008  This 48 page newspaper has a nice two line banner headline on the front page: "America makes history, Obama Wins! " with subheads and nice color photo of Obama with family. Much more on the inside pages in the 1st section. (see)

Nice condition.



Our post on the History's Newsstand Blog:

Regardless of your view on the recent U.S. election, one

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595520

Jimmy Carter is inaugurated... best title...

Item #595520

January 21, 1977

THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 1977 



* Jimmy Carter inauguration

* Best title to have




The best newspaper to be had for any presidential election or inauguration would be the famous Washington Post. The two-line banner headline reads "Carter Is Sworn In as President; Asks 'Fresh Faith in Old Dream'", with various related subheads as well. The ftpg. als... See More  

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$75.00
654793

Jimmy Carter wins Presidential Election...

Item #654793

November 04, 1976

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Phila, Pennsylvania, November 4, 1976  Jimmy Carter Claims Victory, becomes president of the United States. The front page has the banner headline (with accompanying photo): "Carter Claims His Victory," with subheads: "Rizzo role: kingmaker," and "The sun shines at Plains." Additional related articles are found on the front page as well... See More  

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661508

Nixon wins in a landslide...

Item #661508

November 08, 1972

DAILY NEWS, New York, Nov. 8, 1972 



* Richard Nixon elected president

* Famous tabloid publication




The front page is dominated by: "IT'S A NIXON LANDSLIDE" with a bit more, plus a photo of "A Happy President & Pat land at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. last night to follow election results at the White House."

How his fortunes would change in less than 2 years... See More  

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665746

Nixon is elected president of the United States...

Item #665746

November 06, 1968

HERALD EXAMINER, Election Extra, Los Angeles, November 6, 1968



* Richard Nixon elected president of United States



The front page has a nice banner headline: "NIXON'S THE WON" with subhead and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have in a California publication, the state that Nixon over the top for the win.

Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, minor wear along t... See More  

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629372

Inauguration of Lyndon B. Johnson...

Item #629372

January 21, 1965

THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 1965 (section A)



* Lyndon B. Johnson takes oath as President
 
The best issues to be had for any presidential election or inauguration would be the famous Washington Post. This issue has a nice two line banner headline: "Johnson Takes Oath & Vows Drive For Great Society, World Without Hate" with a ftpg. color photo
... See More  

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660679

Lyndon Johnson elected President...

Item #660679

November 04, 1964

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Nov. 4, 1964 



* Lyndon B. Johnson presidential election



The banner headline proclaims: "JOHNSON ELECTED IN LANDSLIDE" with subheads and photo. Nice for display.

The complete first section only with 8 pages, light toning along central fold, good condition.

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564224

Roger Maris wins MVP in 1960...

Item #564224

November 10, 1960

THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, November 10, 1960



* Roger Maris wins MLB baseball MVP

* New York Yankees

* JFK 1960 election



This 8 page newspaper has a three column headline on page 5: "Maris, MVP Award Winner, Says Yanks Will Win Again" with photo of Maris. (see)



Other news of the day with follow up reporting on John F. Kennedy winning the Presidential election on the front... See More  

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672542

John F. Kennedy is elected President...

Item #672542

November 09, 1960

THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, November 9, 1960 



* John F. Kennedy JFK elected president



The front page has a nice banner headline: "SEN. KENNEDY WINS" with photos of both John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. A displayable issue of an event seldom saved at the time prior to his assassination.

Incomplete issue containing 8 pages (1-4, 9-12), in good condition. Would be great... See More  

Item from Catalog 298 (released for September, 2020)...

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609844

Dwight Eisenhower wins the election...

Item #609844

November 07, 1956

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Nov. 7, 1956 



* General Dwight D. Eisenhower

* Elected president of the United States




At the very top of the front page: "ELECTION EXTRA" and followed by a large, bold banner headline: "IKE LANDSLIDE" and related subheads.

The complete sections 1 & 2 (of 4) with 32 pages, very nice, clean condition.... See More  

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655064

Eisenhower wins the election... Great photo...

Item #655064

November 07, 1956

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Nov. 7, 1956  



* General Dwight D. Eisenhower

* Elected president of the United States




The banner headline announces: "IKE VICTORY - WINS 41 STATES," with inside photos of Dwight D. Eisenhower & running mate Richard Nixon, along with additional detailed coverage. Nice for those collecting IKE memorabilia.

The issue is believed to be complete, b... See More  

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655047

Second Arab-Israeli War (Suez Crisis) Cease War...

Item #655047

November 06, 1956

MIRROR NEWS EXTRA, Los Angeles, November 6, 1956



* The Second Arab-Israeli War (Suez Crisis) Cease-Fire..

* "Day of" truce announcement




The front page has the bold, two-line banner heading: "SUEZ CEASE-FIRE CALLED BY BRITISH," with subhead, "Truce Slated Tonight Unless Egypt Attacks." Also found on the front page and within are articles related to the U.S. Pres... See More  

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616635

Yitzhak Den-Zvi elected 2nd president of Israel...

Item #616635

December 09, 1952

NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 9, 1952 



* Yitzhak Ben-Zvi elected 2nd president of Israel

* Labor Zionist leader




A two column headline: "Ben-Zvi Elected President Of Israel in Dramatic Vote" with subhead: "Successor to Weizmann Wins on 3d Ballot After Leftists Shift to Him" and a one column photo of Ben-Zvi.

Complete in 68 pages, light browning, otherwise in good condition.... See More  

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564463

LPGA forms in 1949...

Item #564463

September 14, 1949

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1949 



* Ladies Professional Golf Association formation (LPGA) 

* Patty Berg - Babe Didrikson Zaharias 




This 64 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 45: "PRO GROUP FORMED FOR WOMEN'S GOLF" "Organization to Conduct Open Tourney Sept. 22-25--Miss Berg Elected President"



This was the actual formation of the La... See More  

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562734

Henry A. Wallace wins nomination....

Item #562734

July 24, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, July 24, 1948



* Henry A. Wallace wins nomination

* Progressive Party candidate




This 28 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page that include: "'Wallace or War' Keynotes Progressive Party Conclave" and more with related photo. More related material on page 6.



Tells of the nomination of Henry A. Wallace for the Progressive Party ... See More  

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561011

Eduard Benes...

Item #561011

June 08, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1948 



* Communism complete in Czechoslovakia 

* Eduard Benes
 



This 52 page newspaper has a two column headline on the front page: "Benes Resigns in Prague; Gottwald Likely Successor" with subhead and photo of Benes.



Eduard Benes 'resignation resulted in the Communist complete takeover in Czechoslovakia.



Other news of the day th... See More  

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557211

Juan Peron elected President of Argentine...

Item #557211

February 25, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, February 25, 1946



* Juan Peron elected President of Argentina




This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page:



* ARGENTINES BALLOT IN ORDERLY CROWDS FOR NEW PRESIDENT

* Nation's Poll of 3,000,000 Under Guard of Army Is Peaceful Everywhere

 

and more. Continues on page 3 with related photos.



Other news of the day. Rag editio... See More  

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631298

The Mafia enters the movie industry...

Item #631298

November 07, 1941

MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, Nov. 7, 1941 



* William Morris Bioff & George Brown

* Guilty of extortion in the movie industry




As the title suggests, this publication is replete with news concerning the movie industry. This issue has a major event on the front page with: "Browne, Bioff Guilty as Charged; Face 30 Years" with related subheads.

Running unopposed, George E ... See More  

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557493

Edward Grant Barrow elected President of the New York Yankees...

Item #557493

January 18, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 18, 1939  This 42 page newspaper has a nice banner headlines on page 23: "Barrow Is Elected President of Yanks After George Ruppert Declines Post" with many subheads and related photos.

Other news of the day throughout. Rag edition in great condition.



wikipedia notes: Edward Grant Barrow (May 10, 1868 - December 15, 1953) was an American manager and e... See More  

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665170

FDR is re-elected President...

Item #665170

November 04, 1936

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM , November 4, 1936 



* President Franklin D. Roosevelt re-elected (1st report)



The front page features a nice banner headline that reads: "ROOSEVELT TAKES 46 STATES" with subheads and pictorial of Roosevelt. Nice for display. First report coverage on the re-election of FDR for a second term prior to World War II.

Complete with all 52 pages, light tonin... See More  

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618808

Large portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt...

Item #618808

June 27, 1936

ALLENTOWN CHRONICLE AND NEWS, June 27, 1936 (single page)

* Two-tone portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt

* Noteworthy 1936 election season


This authentic single page from the Allentown Chronicle and News shows a wonderful portrait of FDR, and was published during the summer leading up to the famous Presidential Election of 1936, which, in terms of electoral votes, was the most lopsided president... See More  

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652632

Republican Alfred Landon to run against FDR...

Item #652632

June 12, 1936

NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1936  The banner headline announces: "REPUBLICANS NAME LANDON UNANIMOUSLY; HE ACCEPTS PLATFORM, ADDING OWN IDEAS" with a photo of him as well. Many related subheads include: "Landon Sends Telegram" "

To Back Constitutional Amendment if States' Wage Laws Fail" "For Gold At Proper Time" and more.

Alfred Landon would lose the... See More  

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555772

Senator Huey Long assassinated...

Item #555772

September 10, 1935

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, September 10, 1935

 

* Assassination of Huey Long



This 12 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page: "DEATH TODAY TAKES LONG" with subhead. (see).

Light browning with some margin wear but no text loss, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.



source: wikipedia: Huey Pierce Long, Jr. (August 30, 1893 &ndas
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569043

LaGuardia elected mayor of New York City...

Item #569043

November 08, 1933

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, November 8, 1933 



* Fiorello Henry La Guardia elected mayor of New York City   



This 36 page newspaper has a two column photo on the front page with caption: "New York Victors and Vanquished"



Also a nice seven column headline on page 2: "LAGUARDIA SWEPT INTO OFFICE BY 250,000 PLURALITY"



Other news of the day. Light bro... See More  

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653600

Great FDR 1st election rotogravure photos....

Item #653600

November 13, 1932

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, November 13, 1932.



* Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1st presidential election

* Great portrait photograph for display & more




The front page of this photo section has a great portrait photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt with heading: "Governor Franklin Delano Roosevelt Of New York, President-Elect Of The United States. (see) Terrific for displ... See More  

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658953

FDR's 1st election victory in 1932....

Item #658953

November 13, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8, November 13, 1932.



* Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1st presidential election win



The front page of this section has a banner headline: "ROOSEVELT'S APPROACH TO THE GREAT TASK" with subhead and nice illustration of Roosevelt. (see) See images for partial text. More related coverage on pages 2 & 3.

Complete section 8 with all 14 pages, rag editio... See More  

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669434

Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st presidential election...

Item #669434

November 09, 1932

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, November 9, 1932



* Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st election

* FDR inherits a troubled economy




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Roosevelt Wins by Record Plurality; Democrat Congress Also Sweeps In Under Evident Control of Wet Forces" with subheads and illustration of Roosevelt. (see) First report coverage on the 1st of 4 presid... See More  

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564139

Hermann Goering elected President of Reichsatg...

Item #564139

August 31, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 31, 1932



* Hermann Goering elected president of the new Reichstag

* Early Hitler and Nazis before total power




This 36 page newspaper has one column headline on the front page that include: "REICHSTAG IS CALM; WILL ASK HINDENBURG TO LET IT CONTINUE" "Nazi Is Elected Speaker--'Toleration' of the Present Cabinet Is Likely" "... See More  

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638150

Hermann Göring elected President of Reichsatg...

Item #638150

August 31, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1932



* Nazi leader Hermann Göring

* Elected president of the Reichstag




The top of the front page has one column headings: "REICHSTAG IS CALM; WILL ASK HINDENBURG TO LET IT CONTINUE" "Nazi Is Elected Speaker--'Toleration' of the Present Cabinet Is Likely" "Red Assails The President" and more. (see) First report coverag... See More  

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669726

Adolph Hitler loses 1932 election...

Item #669726

April 11, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 11, 1932 



* Adolph Hitler vs. Paul Von Hindenburg 

* Last major setback before rise to power (Hitler) 

* Germany presidential election
 



The front page has a six column headiong: "Hindenburg Defeats Hitler for Presidency" with subheads. A few related photos are on the back page. First report coverage on the German election of Presid... See More  

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631847

Eamon De Valera elected president...

Item #631847

March 10, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 10, 1932



* Eamon De Valera elected president

* Fianna Fail - Dail

* Ireland - Irish



The front page has one column headings that include: "DE VALERA ELECTED PRESIDENT BY DAIL", "Cheered as He is Selected to Head Cabinet--Chooses Republican Aides", "Takes Oath Of Allegiance" and more. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisemen... See More  

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630671

Niceto Alcalá-Zamora becomes Spain's president....

Item #630671

December 11, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 11, 1931



* Niceto Alcalá-Zamora elected president

* Second Spanish Republic - Spain




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ZAMORA IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF SPAIN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Niceto Alcalá-Zamora becoming the president of the Second Spanish Republic. Article continues inside with photo of... See More  

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630266

Paul Doumer elected president of France...

Item #630266

May 14, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1931



* Paul Doumer election (1st report)

* French president - France

* Aristide Briand defeated




The front page  has a two column  headline: "DOUMER DEFEATS BRIAND FOR FRENCH PRESIDENCY; WINS ON SECOND BALLOT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with photo of Doumer.

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

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648008

Great Herbert Hoover election rotogravure portrait....

Item #648008

November 11, 1928

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, November 11, 1928



* Herbert Hoover presidential election

* Great portrait photograph for display & more




The front page of this photo section has a great portrait photograph of Herbert Hoover with heading: "Herbert Hoover, President-Elect of the United States". (see) Terrific for display.

Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure ... See More  

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647996

Herbert Hoover wins in a landslide...

Item #647996

November 07, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 7, 1928 



* Herbert Hoover elected President

* Franklin D. Roosevelt wins Governorship




The front page has a nice banner headline: "HOOVER WINS 407 TO 69; DOUBTFUL 55; SMITH LOSES STATE; SOUTH BROKEN; ROOSEVELT IS ELECTED GOVERNOR" with subheads and chart. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on the following pages with a few related photos. ... See More  

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665730

Herbert Hoover wins in a landslide...

Item #665730

November 07, 1928

LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 7, 1928 



* Herbert Hoover elected President

* Republicans Win




The front page has a nice banner headline: "LANDSLIDE PLACES HOOVER IN OFFICE AS RECORD VOTE CAST" with subhead. Nice for display.

Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.... See More  

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590394

Paul von Hindenburg elected president.....

Item #590394

April 27, 1925

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, April 27, 1925



* Paul von Hindenburg

* 1st election as president of Germany




This 14 page newspaper has a three column headline on the front page: "Hindenburg Is Elected President Of Germany is Sweeping Victory; His Plurality Approaches 900,000" with subheads. 1st report coverage on Paul von Hindenburg becoming the president of Germany.



Other ne... See More  

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648368

Paul von Hindenburg elected president.....

Item #648368

April 27, 1925

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1925



* Paul von Hindenburg

* 1st election as president of Germany

* 1st report w/ photo




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "VON HINDENBURG IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF GERMANY; BEATS MARX, REPUBLICAN LEADER, BY 887,000 VOTES; TWO KILLED AND MANY INJURED IN RIOTING AT POLLS" with several subheads and photo of Hindenburg (see) Lengthy 1st... See More  

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562949

Woodrow Wilson's death....

Item #562949

February 04, 1924

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, February 4, 1924



* Death of President Woodrow Wilson



This 20 page newspaper has a three column headline on the front page: "FUNERAL OF WOODROW WILSON WILSON TO TAKE PLACE ON NEXT WEDNESDAY" with subheads that include: "WHOLE NATION MOURNS DEATH OF WOODROW WILSON" and much more with nice black bordered photo of Wilson.



Other news of th... See More  

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654596

Arthur Griffith elected... Irish leader...

Item #654596

January 10, 1922

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 10, 1922



* Arthur Griffith election win (1st report)

* President of Dail Eireann

* Irish Free State - Ireland




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "GRIFFITH ELECTED PRESIDENT OF DAIL" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the election of President of Dail Eireann, Arthur Griffith.

Other news,... See More  

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646879

Warren Harding is elected President...

Item #646879

November 03, 1920

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 3, 1920 



* President Warren Harding

* Presidential election win




The front page features a quite large, three line banner head proclaiming: "HARDING WINS; MILLION LEAD HERE; BIG REPUBLICAN GAINS IN CONGRESS; MILLER LEADS SMITH FOR GOVERNOR" with most of the remainder of the ftpg. containing various subheads concerning the election (see). At the bottom ... See More  

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596447

Presidential election day... Wilson vs. Roosevelt...

Item #596447

November 05, 1912

ALBUQUERQUE MORNING JOURNAL, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 5, 1912  The front page of this issue carries articles pertaining to the presidential election being held that day. Headlines are: "Three Candidates For President Campaign To Last Minute"; "Roosevelt Makes Last Appeal to Votes Of His Home Town"; and "Headquarters To Have Complete Returns From All States&qu... See More  

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177675

Aviation...

Item #177675

September 28, 1912

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 28, 1912



This issue has a color cover sheet over it and the front page of this issue has a photo called "The Dogs of War."



In this issue there is an ad for the book "Mark Twain--A Biography" and an article called "Progress of the Campaign." Also in this issue there is a full page illustration of "The National Pest--A... See More  

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593739

President Taft noimated for as next presidential candidate...

Item #593739

August 06, 1912

THE FRANKLIN JOURNAL, Farmington, Maine, August, 6, 1912  The front page of this issue has a one column-wide article "Taft's Speech of Acceptance" with subheads "'Save the Constitution' The Keynote and Democrats Asked to Help" and "Spread of Socialist Doctrines Is Due to Muckraking and Should be Checked". This would be the year in which a four-way pre... See More  

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177844

James Montgomery Flagg print...

Aeroplane Flight... measuring the altitude...

Item #177844

January 15, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1910  This issue contains the wonderful double page centerfold print, "Better Than Sugar", by James Montgomery Flagg.  Another print of note is, "A Winter Cargo From Maine", by H.M. Brett.  Also included are: "The Most Important City Official In The World", "The Senatorial Hall Of Fame", by E.W. Kimbl... See More  

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177527

The Death of Edward Everett Hale....

Item #177527

June 19, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 19, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "Edward Everett Hale--The famous author of "The Man Without a Country."



This issue has an article on "Edward Everett Hale" and photos of "The Opening Days of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition at Seattle." There is a double ... See More  

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177511

Presidental Candidates in the West.... W.A. Rogers...

Item #177511

October 24, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 24, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Somewhat Obscured, But Still Visible."



This issue has photos of "A House that was Built in a Day"; "With the Candidates in the West"; "A Glance Across the Footlights" and "The Coming Alaska-Yukon Expositio
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177014

W.A. Rogers... Baseball in 1908...

Item #177014

October 10, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 10, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "T. R. 'Our Candidate is the Strongest Man I Know'--He Needs to Be."

This issue has a photo of "The Pope's Ecclesiastical Jubilee"; photos of "The American Fleet at the Antipodes"; "In the Trail of the Adirondack Forest Fires&... See More  

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177502

The US Railroad System...

Item #177502

June 06, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 6, 1908  The front page of this issue reads: "The 'Square Deal' Dance".  Additional inside photos regard the US Railroad  System.  A double page center fold is titled: "How About This, William? The Overshadowing Issue at this Time is Equal Rights to all and Special Privileges to None" (see photos).  Other adve... See More  

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177497

British Cruiser sunk by a Liner....

Item #177497

May 23, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 23, 1908  There is a front pg. illustration, " 'Say, Bill, Shall We Shoot up this Tenderfoot Show?' " by W. A.. Rogers. In this issue, there is are photos of "A British Cruiser Sunk by a Liner"; The Cyclone which Swept through the South"; a double pg. illustration of " 'Land!' " by R. F. ... See More  

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177456
Item #177456

August 03, 1907

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 3, 1907  There is a front page illustration, "Date of Sailing Postponed" by W. A. Rogers. There are photos of "A Tragedy of Peace"; "A Midsummer Day's Dream"; "The Martyrdom of an Empress"; "On the 1907 Tour"; "Stemming a Flood to Check a Famine" and many more. There are also s... See More  

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177437

Motor-Car as engine of war....

Item #177437

March 23, 1907

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 23, 1907 There is a front page illustration, "Going to Make a Good Stagger at it, Anyway" by W. A. Rogers. There is an article of "Our Real War With Japan" by William Inglis. There is an illustration of "Top Speed and 40-Cupid Power" by Alden Dawson and an double page illustration by James Montgomery Flagg calle... See More  

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177390

The Aftermath of the San Francisco Terror....

Item #177390

May 12, 1906

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

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177378

Breaking World Records for Speed...

Item #177378

February 10, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 10, 1906  Front page illustration "The Busy Showman. - IV. " by W. A. Rogers and a full page illustration of "The Sultan of Morocco, Painted from Life at the Court at Fez" by Arthur Schneider. Photos of "The Automobile Races on Ormond-Daytona Beach, Florida" and "Breaking the World's Records for Speed in... See More  

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177375

Automobile Show at Madison Square Garden....

Item #177375

January 20, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 20, 1906  Front page illustration "The Busy Showman. - I. " by W. A. Rogers; "Commemorating the Nation's Birth" by Charles W. Tyler; "The Presidential Election in France" by Ernest Dimnet; a double-page illustration of "The Automobile Show at the Madison Square Garden" by The Kinneys; and ph... See More  

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177292

Motor Boat Racing... Mark Twain Content...

Item #177292

February 18, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 18, 1905 Front page illustration "A Test of Strength" by W. A. Rogers; A Phase of the Russian Situation--Peasant Women Stacking Salt Form a Mine; William F. Potter, Elected President of the Long Island Railroad to Succeed the Late W. H. Balkwin, Jr.; Snap-Shots of the Motor-Boat Races at Palm Beach, Florida; A Photo of Father Gopon, the L... See More  

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177286
Item #177286

January 07, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 7, 1905 Front page Photo, Mr. August Belmont, Recently Elected President of the National Civic Federation; Admiral Lord Charles Beresford, Commander of England's Channel Fleet; Japanese Troops in a Trench Close to the Russian Lines at Port Arthur; War Correspondents Watching an Assault by the Japanese on the East Keekwan Fort at Port Arthur; Snap-Sho... See More  

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177279

Fox-hunting...

Item #177279

December 17, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 17, 1904 Front page Photo, General-Adjutant A. M. Stoessel, The Russian Commander at Port Arthur; The End of the Fox-Hunting Season--Photos of  a Meet of the Meadowbrook Hunt Club; "Street Scene in Tokyo at Announcement of Japanese Successes at Port Arthur" by G. Yeto; Photo of the Japanese War Balloons Used to Reconnoitre the Russian Pos... See More  

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177278

Yale-Princeton...

Item #177278

November 26, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 26, 1904 Front page Photo, General Nogi, The Japanese Commander, Studying a War Map at His Headquarters Before Port Arthur; The Statue of Frederick the Great, Presented to America by Emperor William, and Unveiled at Washington, November 19; The First Photos Taken of Scenes in and Around Port Arthur During the Present Siege; Double page Photo, The End of... See More  

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177275

Women's Golf Championship...

Item #177275

November 05, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 5, 1904 Front page illustration "Either is "Good Enough for Me" by W. A. Rogers; Mr. Dumont Clarke, President-Elect of the New York Clearing-House; Prominent Contestants in the Women's Golf Championship on the Merion Links at Haverford; The Last Days of the Campaign--The Fireworks Display in Madison Square at the Republican Mass ... See More  

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177274

Lauching of Battleship "Nebraska"...

Item #177274

October 29, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1904  Alexander E. Orr, President of the Board of Rapid Transit Commission Which has Directed the Building of New York's New Subway; A New Automobile Record From Chicago to New York--Messrs. B. B. Holcomb and Laurence Duffie in the Columbia Car, With Which They Reduced the New York-Chicago Record to 58 Hours 45 Minutes; Caricatures by Japane... See More  

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177263

New York to St. Louis Automobile Run...

Item #177263

August 13, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 13, 1904  Front page illustration "Git outer my patch, durn ye!" "Go 'way, boy; can't you see I'm only a lamb?" by W. A. Rogers; Thomas Taggart, Chairman-Elect of the Democratic National Committee; The Notification Ceremonies at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay; The Start of the Automobile Run From New York to the St. Louis ... See More  

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177190
Item #177190

February 21, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 21, 1903 Frontpage illustration George Washington;  American Wireless Telegraphy; and other news and advertisements of the day. See photos for full details.

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177134
Item #177134

February 01, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 1, 1902 Frontpage photo Miss Alice Roosevelt; doublepage photos of the Panama Canal; fullpage illustration Battery Place At Night; Uncle Sam's Man-Factory in Porto Rico; fullpage photo An Army Bride;  The Prince of Story-Tellers (Sir Walter Scott); doublepage centerfold illustrations "the Proposed Beautification of Washington"; fullpa... See More  

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177131
Item #177131

January 11, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 11, 1902 Frontpage illustration of Mary E. Wilkins; fullpage photos New-Year's Day at the White House; The International Polo Championship; fullpage photo of the First President of Cuba, Tomas Estrada Palma; fullpage illustration "The New York Custom-House"; The Latin Quarter of To-day; The Commuter's Club Car; fullpage photo of Leslie ... See More  

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177074
Item #177074

November 24, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 24, 1900  A Century of Achievement - Music by Philip Hale; Count von Waldersee at Tientsin; fullpage illustration "Unbridled Bits From The Horse Show"; The Close of the Football Season; doublepage centerfold "Four-in-Hand-Driving Competition At The National Horse Show" by Reay; and other news of the day. See photos for full details.

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176446

Great golf print...

Item #176446

June 10, 1899

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 10, 1899  The front page has a full page print: "Admiral Dewey's Return--U.S.S. 'Olympia' in Kau-Lung Dry Dock, Hong-Kong". There is a full page of photos on: "The Arrival in the United States of the Former Spanish War-Ship 'Reina Mercedes'". The doublepage centerfold is an illustration of "In the Philippines--A ... See More  

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176418

Mardi Gras carnival at New Orleans...

Item #176418

March 04, 1899

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 4, 1899  Full ftpg: 'Skee-Running on the Snow-Covered Hills of Oregon' is an early skiing print. Photo of: 'Gen. Maximo Gomez' with an article as well. Fullpg: 'Colorado--A Snowslide Blockade in Grand River Canyon'. Two full pgs. of scenes of: 'Mardi-Gras Carnival, N. Orleans'.

Other news and advertisements of the day are i... See More  

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176414

Sugar culture in Puerto Rico...

Item #176414

February 18, 1899

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 18, 1899  Full front page illus. of "Cuba - Special Commissioner Robert P. Porter Arranging with General Gomez at Remedios for the Disbandment of the Cuban Army." Inside are two full pg. illus. of "Manila - The Scene of the Recent Repulse of the Filipinos." Full pg. illus. of "Manila - Filipinos in Action." Full pg. illus. ... See More  

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176260

Mesa Encantada, New Mexico...

Item #176260

August 28, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 28, 1897  Full front page illus. of "Summer Diversions - A Garden Party on the North Shore, Massachusetts." Inside are two full pgs. of illus. of "Ascent of the Mazamas to the Summit of Mount Rainier, Washington." Full pg. illus. of "The Requiem Mass for the Late Senor Canovas Del Cstillo - Scene in the Church of St. Vincent De Pa... See More  

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176216

The new Congressional Library at Washington, D.C...

Item #176216

March 27, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 27, 1897  Full front page illus. of "Dead Man's Curve - New York's Most Dangerous Crossings." Inside are two 1/4 pg. portraits of "Colonel John Hay" and "General Horace Porter." Four small portraits of "New United States Senators." Three small portraits of "The German Opera Season in New York." 1/2 ... See More  

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176180

Castle Garden, New York...

Item #176180

November 21, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 21, 1896  Full front page illus. of "The Recall - 'Make the Best of Your Way to the Ship'." Inside is a 1/4 pg. portrait of "Edward John Poynter, President of the Royal Academy." Full pg. illus. of "The New Aquarium in Historic Castle Garden, New York." Full pg. of illus. of "Our Pacific Squadron at Port Angele... See More  

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176178

Horse show at Madison Square Garden...

Item #176178

November 14, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 14, 1896 Full ftpg: 'Congratulating a Winner at the Horse Show, Madison Sq. Garden'. Fullpg: 'Election Night in N.Y. City--The Crowd Watching the Returns at Madison Sq.'. Nice A.B. Frost dblpgctrfld: 'A Chance Shot While Setting Out Decoys'. Some college football photos.

Complete issue.... See More  

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176172

Princeton University...

Item #176172

October 24, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 24, 1896  Fullpg: 'A Conference at the Republican Hqts., Chicago' & two full pages: 'Sesquicentennial Celebration of Princeton Univ.--The Campus & Nassau Hall'. Included is a photos of: 'Woodrow Wilson, Prof. of Jurisprudence'.

Fullpg: 'A Typical Campaign Barbecue in the South & Middle West' Nice A.B. Frost print... See More  

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176144

The Democratic National Convention...

Item #176144

July 18, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 18, 1896  Full front page illus. of "Leader Altgeld and His Mask." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Scenes at the Democratic National Convention, Chicago, Illinois." Two 1/4 pg. portraits of "William Jennings Bryan" and "Arthur Sewall."

Doublepage centerfold of "The Democratic National Convention, Chicago, Illino... See More  

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176098

The rebellion in Cuba...

Item #176098

February 08, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 8, 1896  Full front pg. illus. of "The Rebellion in Cuba - A Charge of Insurgent Cavalry Armed with Machetes." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Some Torpedo Boats of Great Britain's Navy." Full pg. illus. of "The Stranding of the American Liner 'St. Paul' on the New Jersey Coast, Near Long Branch." Full pg. illus... See More  

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176016

College baseball... Scenes in Bermuda...

Item #176016

April 27, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Apr. 27, 1895  Fullpg. shows a coach leaving the 'Country Club House, West Chester'. Three pg. article with 12 photos on Liberia.

Nice fullpg: 'Sketches in Bermuda' shows 5 scenes. Photos of 4 college baseball teams, including Yale, Harvard, Princeton & Penn State. Nice.

Complete issue.

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175990

Views of Princeton College...

Item #175990

January 26, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 26, 1895  Full front page illus. of "The Launch of the New Lake Steamer 'North Land,' at Cleveland, Ohio, January 5, 1895." Inside is a 1/4 pg. portrait of "Franxois Felix Faure." Full pg. illus. of "The Street-Car Strike in Brooklyn."

Full pg. containing three illus. of "The War in the East - Shanghai and Its ... See More  

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175800

Scenes of Hawaii and Rio De Janeiro... Easter Sunday...

Item #175800

April 01, 1893

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 1, 1893  The full front page is a print captioned: "Easter Sunday On Fifth Avenue, New York". Other prints within include a full page of 10 photos of: "The Proposed Site for the Botanical Gardens, Bronx Park, New York"; a full pg. with 6 photos captioned: "The Annexation Question--Views In Honolulu"; small prints of "Prin... See More  

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175798

Waldorf Hotel... In the Minnesota pines...

Item #175798

March 25, 1893

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 25, 1893  Fullpg: 'Interior of the New Hotel Waldorf' & '$3 million Boston Fire' 2 full pages of: 'In The Minnesota Pines' shows 8 photos of a lumberman's work. Very nice fullpg: 'Proposed Terminal of the East River Bridge in Brooklyn'.

Complete issue.

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175758

Fishing in the New Jersey surf...

Item #175758

November 05, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 5, 1892  Full front page: 'The Obsequies of Mrs. Harrison in the East Room of the White House' plus a full page on her inside. Half page: 'Funeral of Lord Tennyson--Digging the Grave in Poets' Corner, Westminster Abbey'. Several photos on the Columbian Exposition. Double page centerfold: 'Fishing for Striped Bass in the Surf on t... See More  

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175756

Columbian Exposition, Chicago...

Item #175756

October 29, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1892   Nice full front page print: "Columbian Exposition, Chicago - The Dedication Ceremonies in the Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building." Inside is a full page print: "Columbian Exposition, Chicago - Mural Dexorations in the Manufactures and Liberal Arts Building." & "Chicago Columbian Celebration - Triumphal Ar... See More  

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175754

The Columbian Celebration Naval Review...

Item #175754

October 22, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 22, 1892 (with Supplement)  Front full page illustration of "The New York Columbian Celebration - The Banquet at Lenox Lyceum." Inside are two full page illustrations of "The New York Colombian Celebration - Scenes Along the Line of March." Double page centerfold of "The Columbian Celebration in New York - The Military Parade.&qu... See More  

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175714

Daniel Boone...

Item #175714

June 04, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 4, 1892  Full page: 'The Kentucky Centennial' includes an illustration of Daniel Boone. 'Rome' has several scenes. 'The American Cavalry School' includes 10 illustration by Remington. Nice full page: 'Indian Encampment on Ballast Is., Seattle'. Photos of 2 baseball players.

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175706

Pesident Harrison lays the cornerstone for the Grant Monument...

Item #175706

May 07, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 7, 1892 Front page: 'Pres. Harrison Laying the Cornerstone for the Grant Monument' plus another full page on this inside. Much on 'Constantinople'. Full page with 4 illus. by Remington: 'El Cinco de Mayo, City of Mexico".

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175664

The Missions of California... Russell Sage...

Item #175664

December 12, 1891

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 12, 1891. The front of this issues features a full illustration entitled "The Attempted Assassination of Mr. Russell Sage." Inside is a full page illustration of "In and Around the 'Arcade' Building Immediately After the Explosion." Full page illustration of "The Christening of the United States Cruiser 'New York'." ... See More  

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175644

Oklahoma Boomers!

Item #175644

October 03, 1891

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York Oct. 3, 1891  Terrific & full front page print shows the famous Oklahoma Land Rush: "The Rush For Oklahoma --The Signal For The Start" which is by W.A. Rogers. A related article inside: "The Rush To Oklahoma".

Other prints within include: "The Brooklyn Fire Department Headquarters" "The Electric Fountain at Lincoln Park, Ch... See More  

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175566

Oberammegau... Arlington Bridge...

Item #175566

January 03, 1891

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1891  Front 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Departure from Bethany" and a 1/4 pg. portrait of "Christus (Josef Maier). Inside is a 1/3 pg. illus. of "The Proposed Arlington Bridge Across the Potomac at Washington D.C." 1/4 pg. portrait of "Henry B. Brown of Michigan, the New Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Sta... See More  

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175490

Tornado hits Louisville...

Item #175490

April 12, 1890

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 12, 1890  Front full pg. portrait of "Hon. George C. Barrett, Associate Justice of the New York Supreme Court." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "A Perilous Leap."

Doublepage centerfold of "The New Madison Square Garden Building, in Course of Construction." Full pg. illus. of "Recent Additions to the Private Architecture o... See More  

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175444

Barnum's circus on a steamship...

Item #175444

November 02, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 2, 1889 Full ftpg: 'Govt. Snagboat Removing Obstruction from the Channel of a Western River.' Fullpg: 'Embarkation of Barnum's Circus on the Steamship Furnessia' shows 7 scenes. Great doublepage centerfold: 'The Snake Dance of the Moqui Indians' shows many Indians.

Complete in twenty pages.

Supplement also.

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175430

Black soldiers... Famous Frederic Remington print...

Item #175430

September 14, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 14, 1889  Front full pg. illus. of "Back from Paris - Passing the Ordeal of the Custom House Inspectress." Inside are two full pg. illus. of "The Proposed Inwood Site for the International Exposition of 1892 - Viewed from Fort George" and "The proposed Site at Oak and Barretto Points on the Sound for the International Expositio... See More  

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595612

Benjamin Harrison elected President...

Item #595612

November 07, 1888

FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 7, 1888



* Presidential election



The top of the back page has: "HARRISON WINS", "Unless The doubtful States Prove Unusually Uncertain", "He Seems To Have New York" and a bit more. This is the election of Benjamin Harrison to the Presidency.

Four pages, very large folio size, irregular at the blank margin, otherwi... See More  

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656465

Benjamin Harrison elected President...

Item #656465

November 07, 1888

BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Nov. 7, 1888 



* Presidential election



The top of the front page has column heads announcing the election of Benjamin Harrison as President of the United States: "HARRISON ELECTED" "Democrats Concede It Unreservedly" "Some Votes To Spare" "Indiana Returns More Favorable for Republicans" "Michigan Still I Line" a... See More  

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175332

Yellowstone... Fishing...

Item #175332

October 06, 1888

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 6, 1888  Front full pg. illus. of "Her First Muskallonge." Inside is a 1/2 pg. illus. of "The New Court House of Allegheny County, at Pittsburg, Pennsylvania." Four small portraits of "The Chief Witnesses Before the Parnell Judicial Commission." Full pg. illus. of "Sketches from the Fleetwood Trotting Track."

Two ... See More  

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175252

On the coast of New England...

Item #175252

December 31, 1887

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 31, 1887  Nice ftpg: "Watch-night--New Year's Eve" shows people coming out of a church. There are several full page prints: "The New Steel Cruiser 'Chicago'"; "Miles Standish's Challenge"; "On the Coast of New England" and "Recent & Pending Architectural Additions to New York City" wh... See More  

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175250

Canadian Mounted Police......

Item #175250

December 24, 1887

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 24, 1887  Full front pg. portrait of "John G. Whittier, the Octogenerian American Poet." Inside is a 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Collision Between the Old Dominion Steamer "Breakwater" and the Erie Ferry Boat "Pavonia"." 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Detroit River at Night."

Four 1/2 pg. portraits of "M. Jules... See More  

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175246

Electric subways in New York City...

Item #175246

December 10, 1887

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 10, 1887  Full ftpg: "Laying the Electric Subways in New York City". Halfpg: "Paddling for Sora Rail in Virginia".

Dramatic doublepage centerfold: "On the Bridge of an Ocean Steamer in an Atlantic Storm". Fullpg: "The New Market St. Bridge, Philadelphia" and a full page: "Target Practice at Gardiner's Ba... See More  

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174998

Nice steeplechase print...

Item #174998

July 25, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1885  Halfpg: 'The New Bridge Over the Alabama at Selma'. Nearly fullpg. by Nast: 'The 'Practical' Politician's Love for the Negro'. Fullpg: 'Fireworks at Manhattan Beach' is nice. Great fullpg: 'A steeplechase at Monmouth Park'. Fullpg. with 5 scenes of: 'Greenwood Lake', N.Y.

Other news and advertis... See More  

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174986

The Hudson River Canoe Club...

Item #174986

June 13, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1885  Full front pg. illus. of "The British Cutter Yacht 'Genesta', Challenger for the 'America's Cup." Inside is a full pg. Nast illus. of "No Pressure Strong Enough to Change President's Policy." Full pg. illus. of "Decoration Day in New York-President Cleveland Reviewing the Procession."

Full pg. ill... See More  

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174966

Ulysses S. Grant on the front page...

Item #174966

April 04, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 4, 1885  Great full ftpg. print of: "Ulysses S. Grant" is quite displayable. Fullpg. with 4 scenes: "The Trouting Season--Sketches at the S. Side Club, Long Island". A half page print: "An Early Breakfast in Central Park". Displayable fullpg: "New Cavalry Drill in the United States Army" and another full page: "... See More  

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174954

Roller skating... Amherst College...

Item #174954

February 21, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 21, 1885  Full ftpg. by Thomas Nast shows the new Washington Monument. Full page print: "The Wagner Music-Drama in New York--Scene From 'Die Walkure'". Fullpg: 'John Fiske' & 'A Belle On Rollers' is a nice illus. of a woman--& others--roller skating.

Fullpg: 'The Pratt Gymnasium at Amherst College'. A h... See More  

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174928

World's Exposition in New Orleans...

Item #174928

November 22, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 22, 1884  Full ftpg. Nast: 'One of the First Fruits of the Victory' shows a white man & a black man shaking hands. Fullpg: 'The Presidential Election--Counting the New York City Vote'.

Fullpg: 'The World's Exposition at New Orleans--Scenes in the City Park' shows Blacks. Nice fullpg. by A. B. Frost: 'Watering Deer--W... See More  

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174862

New Orleans levees... St. John's, Newfoundland...

Item #174862

April 05, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 5, 1884  Full ftpg. Nast illus: "Blaine Canvassing". Nice fullpg. with 8 illus: 'Winter Sanitariums, Lakewood, New Jersey' includes a small tennis scene. Halfpg; 'A Gusty Day in April' Very nice fullpg: 'The New Orleans Levees' is displayable. Fullpg: 'Breaking out thru the Ice--The Sealing Fleet leaving St. John's... See More  

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174636

The Guiteau trial...

Item #174636

February 04, 1882

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 4, 1882  Full ftpg: 'The Guiteau Trial--After the Verdict'. Nice fullpg. with 5 scenes of: 'An Arctic Outpost--The Greeley Expedition in Discovery Harbor, Greenland'. Halfpg: 'Guiteau Trial--The Jury in Their Room'. The double page centerfold has 40 prints: "The Fifteenth Annual Exhibition of the American Water-Color Society... See More  

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174632

Old French Market, New Orleans...

Item #174632

January 21, 1882

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 21, 1882  Front full pg. portrait of "Daniel Webster." Inside are two 1/4 pg. portraits of "The Late Richard H. Dana" and "The Late Hon. Edwin W. Stoughton." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Ruins of Havemeyer & Elder's Sugar Refinery, Williamsburg, Long Island." 1/2 pg. Nast illus. of "Innocence Abroad." Full ... See More  

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174534

Ice yachting on the Hudson...

Item #174534

February 19, 1881

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 19, 1881  Nice fullpg: 'Ice Yachting on the Hudson'. Fullpg with two prints: 'The New Union League Club House'. Doublepage centerfold: 'English Church Architecture--Chichester Cathedral'. There are 5 small prints: 'Lima Types' which show people from Peru. 1/2 page print: "The Stranded Steam-ship 'Roraima'&quo... See More  

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174532

Moose hunting in Canada...

Item #174532

February 12, 1881

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 12, 1881  Ftpg: "Death to Monopoly" Nast illus. "A diplomatic (Chinese) design presented to United States". Halfpg: 'The Obelisk In Central Park'. Most of the doublepage centerfold taken up with 6 scenes of: 'Moose Hunting in Canada'. Fullpg: 'Common Perils of Daily Life' 'The New Senate'.

Other news ... See More  

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174506

Election day in New York...

Item #174506

November 13, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 13, 1880  Full ftpg. Nast political cartoon: "A Local Question", plus another inside: "What A Pity!". Fullpg: "Women at the Polls in New Jersey in the Good Old Times". Nice doublepage centerfold: "Scenes & Incidents of Election Day in New York". Fullpg: "Cruelties Practiced on Fish & Fowl" plus m... See More  

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174482

Scenes of Mentone...

Item #174482

August 21, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 21, 1880  Full front page political cartoon by Nast: 'A Tail Praising Its Head'. Full page with 8 scenes: 'New Main Drainage Works for Boston'. Nice doublepage centerfold shows 9 'Scenes at Chautauqua'. 3/4 page shows 8 scenes 'View of Mentone and the Surrounding District'. Another full page Thomas Nast print 'Hard (Up)... See More  

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174476

Cornwall, England...

Item #174476

July 31, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 31, 1880  Front full pg. illus. of "The Democratic Trojan Horse." Inside is a full pg. illus. entitled "General Hancock Gulliver, How do You Like it as far as You've Got?" 1/3 pg. illus. of "James Gordon Bennett's New Steam Yacht 'Polynia'." 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Ocean Steam Yacht 'Anthracite'.&quo... See More  

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174430

A Valentine's Day print... Nova Scotia...

Item #174430

February 21, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 21, 1880  Halfpg: 'Sketches on the Ice' shows ice skating. Halfpg: 'Gen. Grant In Florida--Reception at Key West' plus another of him: 'The Visit to Orange Park'. Fullpg. Valentine theme: 'A Romance of Other Days'. Very somber fullpg: 'A Negro Funeral in Virginia' is by A.B. Frost. Nearly fullpg: 'Canoeing In ... See More  

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174426

Bicycles in America...

Item #174426

February 07, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 7, 1880  Full ftpg: 'The Call to Church: Early Colonial Times in New England'. Fullpg. with five scenes: 'Gen. Grant in Florida'. Halfpg: 'The Distress in Ireland: Peat Gatherers on the Moors'. Fullpg. Nast political cartoon. Fullpg: 'The Bicycle in America' shows 2 scenes.

Other news and advertisements of the day are in... See More  

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174416

Nast Santa.... "Another Stocking to fill"...

Item #174416

January 03, 1880

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1880  The entire ftpg. is a Thomas Nast print captioned: "A Merry Christmas" showing Santa Claus dancing with Mother Goose (see). The doublepage centerfold is a very nice Thomas Nast Christmas print captioned: "Another Stocking to Fill" showing Santa Claus leaning over a sleeping baby (see). A full page shows: "Bringing Home C... See More  

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174400

Along a Dutch canal...

Item #174400

November 08, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 8, 1879  Front full pg. Nast illus. of "New York Must Be Carried." Inside is a dblpgctrfld. of "The Dawn of Better Days - Busy Scenes in the Streets of New York." Full pg. Nast illus. of "Root, Hog, or Die." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Along a Dutch Canal - Going to Market." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Along a Dutch Canal.&quo... See More  

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174324

Shooting cattle at Standing Rock Indian agency...

Item #174324

February 22, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February  22, 1879  Front page illustration: 'Anxious Moments'. Double page centerfold: 'Shooting Cattle at Standing Rock Indian Agency' is by W.A. Rogers, showing many Indians. Full page: 'Sketches at the New York Pigeon Show'. 3/4 page illustration: 'The Execution of Moncasi for an Attempt on the Life of King Alfonso'. Full... See More  

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174244

Sunday school convention in Atlanta...

Item #174244

May 18, 1878

HARPER'S WEEKLY, May 18, 1878 Full ftpg. Nast cartoon: 'Seed That Bears Fruit'. Fullpg; 'The Gilbert Elevated Railroad' with 3 scenes. Interesting Nast dblpgctrfld: 'Our Neighborhood Children'. Fullpg: 'The Chinese College at Hartford, Ct.'. Halfpg: 'Intl. Sunday School Convention, Atlanta Ga.'

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174170

Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce Indians...

Item #174170

September 01, 1877

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 1, 1877  One-fifth pg. illus. of 'Joseph, The Nez Perces Warrior'. Nearly halfpg: 'The Steamship Ontario--The Woodruff Expedition Around the World' with article mentioning:'...she will be a floating college'.

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174118

Sunday sports in Southern California...

Item #174118

March 03, 1877

HARPER'S WEEKLY, Mar. 3, 1877 Full ftpg. Nast cartoon. Fullpg: 'Sunday sports in Southern California'. Another full pg. Nast cartoon.

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174092

Thomas Nast prints... "The Centennial" print...

Item #174092

December 02, 1876

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 2, 1876  Front full page Thomas Nast illustration: "No Rest for the Wicked - Sentenced to More Hard Labor."; Full page illustration of "The Centennial - Diamonds and Jewelry."; 1/2 page illustration of "The Centennial - Art Furniture.; Two 1/4 page illustration of "Satin Wood Cabinet, Exhibited by Collinson ... See More  

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174090

Thomas Nast print... "The Centennial" prints...

Item #174090

November 25, 1876

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York,  November 25, 1876  Front full page Thomas Nast illustration of "Waiting." Full page illustration of "The United States Steam Ship 'Ossipee' in a Cyclone."; 2/3 page illustration of "The Centennial - The Evening Rush for the Cars."

Full page illustration and two 1/2 page illustration pertaining to "The C... See More  

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173968

Discovery of Greenland...

Item #173968

September 25, 1875

HARPER'S WEEKLY, September 25, 1875. Full front pg. illus. of "The Song of the Kettle - An Evening Reverie." Inside is a 1/4 pg. portrait of "President William C. Ralston, of the Bank of California." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Ralston's Death - Scene of the Drowning." Full pg. containing five illus. pertaining to "The New York Post Office - Views of the New Build... See More  

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173756

Tompkins Square, New York...

Item #173756

September 13, 1873

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 13, 1873  Full front page illustration: 'Return of our Artist with His Summer Sketches'; Full page: 'Tompkins Sq., N.Y.' & 'The Italian Boys in N.Y.--Torture of the Training Room'; Half page: 'Inspection of Fruit in N.Y. Markets by the Board of Health'; 1/3 page: 'Don Carlos, the Priests' Cand... See More  

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672239

The trial of Susan B. Anthony for voting...

Item #672239

June 18, 1873

THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1873 



* United States vs. Susan B. Anthony trial

* Illegal voting on 1872 Presidential election




Page 7 has first report coverage on the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegal voting under the headings: "Woman's Rights" "Trial of Susan B. Anthony at Canandaigua, N.Y.--Does the Fact of a Voter Being a Woman Constitute a Crime ?..." See... See More  

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668527

Grant is elected president in 1872...

Item #668527

November 07, 1872

NEW-YORK TIMES, Nov. 7, 1872 



* Ulysses S. Great elected president 

* Electoral College results




The top of the  1st column of the front page has the following headings: "THE PERFECT WORK" "What the People Accomplished on Tuesday" "Gen. Grant's Popular Majority Over 700,000" and more with statistics.

Complete with 8 pages, good
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173648

Stanley & Livingstone meet in Africa...

Item #173648

August 31, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 31, 1872  Quite historic & displayable doublepage centerfold: 'The Meeting of Livingstone & Stanley in Central Africa'. Included in the caption is the famous line: 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume?' Other scenes from Africa as well.

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173554

Gambling houses...

Item #173554

October 07, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 7, 1871 Front 2/3 pg. illus. of "A London School Board Capture." (Homeless children). Inside is a full pg. illus of "Design for a Proposed Monumental Fountain in the City Hall Park." 1/2 pg. illus. of "The cursaal, or Gambling House, Wiesbaden."

Doublepage centerfold of "The Interior of the Gambling House at Wiesbaden from Act... See More  

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173496

The city of Bordeaux...

Item #173496

March 18, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY March 18, 1871  Full front page illus. of "Victorious Peace." (Charub Angel). Inside is a 1/2 pg. illus. of "A Wounded French Soldier Returned Home."

Two 1/4 pg. illus. of "Soldiers' Home, Washington D.C." and "Residence of the British Commissioners, Washington, D.C." 2/3 pg. illus. of "Sunday at Chelsea Hospital, England.&... See More  

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668500

Republic of Cuba in 1869...

Item #668500

May 30, 1869

THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 30, 1869



* Carlos Manuel de Céspedes

* Republic of Cuba president

* Ten Years' War reporting




Page 3 has an article headed: "THE NEW REPUBLIC" "The Government of Cuba Definitely Organized" "Carlos Manuel Cespedes Elected President" and more. (see) Text takes up 3 columns

Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nic... See More  

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173254

New York City's YMCA...Adirondacks...

Item #173254

November 21, 1868

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 21, 1868 The front page features a half-page illustration "Petroleum V. Nasby, Ex-Postmaster" with an accompanying article. "Murder of the Rev. B. F. Randolph" (Black American Methodist Minister) article also features a 1/4 page illustration of him as well. A half-page illustration of the "Laying the Corner-Stone of the New Building ... See More  

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665658

Grant is elected President...

Item #665658

November 04, 1868

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 4, 1868 



* General Ulysses S. Grant presidential election



All of page 3 is taken up with the election results, with one column headlines including "ULYSSES S. GRANT ELECTED PRESIDENT" "All the Original Free States Except New York Declare for Him" "The Election Uncommonly Quiet" and more.

Twelve pages, very nice condition.... See More  

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173242

Thomas Nast political illustrations with Black Americana interest...

Item #173242

October 10, 1868

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 10, 1868 The front page of this issue features a three-quarter page illustration entitled "The Water Drinkers in Spain". A full page features a halfpage "The South American Earthquakes - Wreck of the 'Wateree'" and "Yacht Race for Vice-Commodore Bennett's Prizes, September 22, 1868".  A one-third page "The P... See More  

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173238

Bee Hunting in the Adirondacks...

Item #173238

September 26, 1868

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 26, 1868  The front page of the issue features a nearly full page illustration entitled "The Declaration". A halfpage features 2 scenes of: 'Bee Hunting in the Adirondacks' with an accompanying article. A one-third page 'Wreck of the U.S. Steamer Suwanee' as well as a quarter-page illustration "Wreck of the Steamer 'H... See More  

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648280

Southern Loyalists' Convention... Frederick Douglass...

Item #648280

September 05, 1866

NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1866 



* Southern Loyalists' Convention in Philadelphia

* Considerable anti-Black sentiment in the reporting

* Mention of Frederick Douglass




The front page has extensive coverage of the "Southern Loyalists' Convention" held in Philadelphia, with subheads: "The Hon. James Speed Elected President--His Address to the Delegates...And... See More  

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173010

Fire at Portland, Maine...

Item #173010

July 28, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 28, 1866 Two ftpg. scenes, plus a fullpg. & doublepage centerfold inside on the 'Great Fire in Portland, Maine'. Quarter pg. illus. of 'Marks of Punishment Inflicted Upon a Colored Servant in Richmond'. Also a quarter pg. illus. of Barbara Frietchie, 'Heroine of Frederick', made famous by Whittier.

Complete in sixteen pages.

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173004

Baltimore Regatta...

Item #173004

July 07, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 7, 1866 Includes two front 1/2 pg. illus. One entitled "The Baltimore Regatta" and one entitled "The Baltimore Regatta-Club Cottage and Boat House." Full pg. illus. of the "Second Annual Review of the New York Yacht Club." 1/3 pg. illus. of "Gunpowder vs. Nitro Glycerine-Experiments Under Government Inspection, Near the Navy Ya... See More  

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551393

Notable death... Winfield Scott...

Item #551393

May 30, 1866

NEW-YORK TIMES, New York, NY, May 30, 1866



* General Winfield Scott death

* Post civil war original




This 8 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include:



* Death of Lieut.-Gen. Scott

* Sketch of His long & Glorious Military Career

* His Political Aspirations, Successes & Defeats

* His Last Illness & Death--Personal Reminiscences, &c. ... See More  

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172840

Sherman's march through Georgia...

Item #172840

December 10, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 10, 1864  The full front page is: "Arrival Of Union Refugees at Kingston, Georgia".  Inside has a full page print: "Thank God! Reception of Our Exchanged Prisoners on Board the 'Eliza Hancox' ". Other prints within include: "Serving Out Rations to Our Exchanged Prisoners on Board the 'New York' " "Sund... See More  

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172836

Famous Lincoln cartoon on having won the election...

Item #172836

November 26, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 26, 1864  The prime piece of this issue is the very famous back page political cartoon captioned: "Long Abraham Lincoln A Little Longer." showing an elongated version of him since he just won his second presidential election (see). This cartoon has become quite famous.

The entire front page is taken up with prints of: "Captain Napoleon Colli
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644035

Death of this newspaper's editor...

Item #644035

November 23, 1864

THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 23, 1864 



* Abraham Lincoln Thanksgiving Proclamation



The ftpg. begins with: "Death of Samuel Medary" with an additional six ftpg. articles with similar headlines. He was the editor of this newspaper and a former governor of Ohio.

Other items include: "The Result of the Presidential Election" with the votes per state; "Official
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172834

Capture of a rebel fort...

Item #172834

November 19, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 19, 1864  The front page has prints of: "Lieutenant William B. Cushing" and "Destruction of the Rebel Ram 'Albemarle' at Plymouth, North Carolina".

Inside page prints include: "Confederate Iron-clads on the James, Below Chaffin's Bluff" "Gen. Butler & Staff Watching the Battle from Johnson House" &quo... See More  

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563628

On Abraham Lincoln's election as President...

Item #563628

November 12, 1864

ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, November 12, 1864 



* Abraham Lincoln presidential election



This is the "Gazette of the Regular & Volunteer Forces" as noted in the masthead. The issue is just filled with Civil War and other military reports, and also has a nice editorial concerning the recent re-election of Lincoln as President of the United States, headed: "The Pr... See More  

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583644

Great on the re-election of Abraham Lincoln...

Item #583644

November 12, 1864

ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Nov. 12, 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. The ftpg. is entirely taken up with: "The Campaign In Georgia" and: "The Campaign In Virginia" giving the latest reports on battle events.

Other reports inside are headed:... See More  

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631604

Lincoln wins his second Presidential election...

Item #631604

November 09, 1864

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 9, 1864



* Abraham Lincoln's election win (2nd)

* Civil War reporting




The first column headlines on the front page proclaim: "THE ELECTION" "All Quiet Along the Voting Line of the Country" "The Result of the Great National Contest" "ABRAHAM LINCOLN Re-Elected PRESIDENT" "And Andrew Johnson, Of Tennessee, Elected ... See More  

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172816

Lincoln's adversary for the Presidency...

Item #172816

September 17, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 17, 1864  The full front page is a very dramatic print: "Harry Davis Capturing the Battle Flag of the 13th Louisiana Regiment, at the Battle of Ezra Church".  Other prints within include: "Admiral Farragut's Fleet Bombarding Fort Morgan" "Rear-Admiral David G. Farragut, U.S.N." "View of Petersburg, Virginia, ... See More  

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651771

The nomination of General McClellan...

Item #651771

September 03, 1864

RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 



* General George McClellan

* Presidential nomination

* Rare Confederate title




Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From C... See More  

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172800

General Grant's and General Sherman's campaigns...

Item #172800

July 23, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 23, 1864  The entire front page is a print of: "The Sinking of the 'Alabama' Off Cherbourg". Other prints within include: "View on the Appomattox, Below Port Walthall" "Jones's Neck, From General Foster's Head-Quarters, Near Malvern Hill, on the James" "Divine Service at General Baldy Smith's Headquarte... See More  

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663371

Lincoln accepts the nomination for the Presidential election...

Item #663371

June 29, 1864

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 29, 1864



* Abraham Lincoln nomination

* American Civil War reporting




Page 4 has an historic report headed "The Presidential Nomination" "Mr. Lincoln's Acceptance" with the text taking over a full column and signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Obviously this was the step necessary for him to be on the Republican ballot for the general electio... See More  

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645829

One of the more fascinating publishers from the Civil War...

Item #645829

May 21, 1864

BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, May 21, 1864  Parson Brownlow was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inf... See More  

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172752

Winslow Homer centerfold... Thomas Nast front page...

Item #172752

February 06, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Feb. 6, 1864  The full front page is a Thomas Nast print: "Thanks To Grant" showing Liberty pinning a medal on him. The doublepage centerfold is a desired Winslow Homer print titled: "Halt Of A Wagon Train" showing soldiers around a camp fire.

Other prints within include: "The Stag Dance" "A Veteran On Furlough" "A S... See More  

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172552

Ulysses. S. Grant & the battle at Fort Donelson...

Item #172552

March 08, 1862

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 8, 1862  The entire front page is a nice print captioned: "Major-General Ulysses S. Grant, U.S.A. The Hero of Fort Donelson" with a related article inside.

Other prints in this issue include a full page: "The Hand-to-Hand Fight Over Schwartz's Battery at Fort Donelson"; a full pg: "Seeking For The wounded by Torch-Light, After... See More  

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172486

Homer print on the front page...

Item #172486

July 20, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 20, 1861  The full front page is a print of: "Filling Cartridge at the U.S. Arsenal at Watertown, Mass." done by famed artist Winslow Homer.

Other prints within include 5 scenes of: "The Eleventh Indiana Regiment of Zouaves, Colonel L. Wallace", and another full page with 8 prints of: "Scenes About Camp". A half page shows: &q... See More  

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172444

Winslow Homer print... Map of the Northern & Southern states...

Item #172444

February 23, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Feb. 23, 1861  The front page is taken up with: "Chantrey's Statue of Washington, Now in the State House at Boston, Massachusetts". Prints within include: "Officers' Quarters at Fort Sumter", "Good-by to Sumter", and a quarter page print by famed artist Winslow Homer: "The Late Rev. Dr. Murray", plus a great full p... See More  

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664432

Much on Abraham Lincoln... Jefferson Davis is elected President of the Confederacy...

Item #664432

February 15, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, February 15, 1861 



* Jefferson Davis elected president of the South

* Abraham Lincoln as president elect




The front page reports the ominous events which would lead to the outbreak of the Civil War in less than two months as well as reports on the incoming administration of Abraham Lincoln, with first column headlines including: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS"  &q... See More  

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646028

Confederates states elected their President & Vice President... Their Constitutional Convention...

Item #646028

February 10, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 10, 1861 



* Jefferson Davis elected Confederate president

* Constitutional Convention of the Confederacy

* Pre Civil War tensions brewing




A wealth of significant content on the creation of the Confederacy, with front page column heads including: "Important From the South" "The Southern Congress at Montgomery, Alabama" "Adoption of A Const... See More  

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650809

Carson City... Virginia City... Jamaica... Presidential election reporting (Lincoln)...

Item #650809
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, January, 1861 Featured in this issue is an article "A Peep at Washoe" which includes coverage on silver mining, Carson City, Virginia City and much more.

Other articles include "Cast-away in Jamaica" and other additional stories and illustrations included.

Near the back under "Monthly Record of Current Events" is a report... See More  

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172418

Charles Dickens... "Great Expectations"...

Item #172418

November 24, 1860

HARPER'S WEEKLY, Nov. 24, 1860 Ftpg. shows: 'Tomb of John C. Calhoun, Charleston, S.C.'. Nice illus. of 'Charles Dickens'. Bkpg. cartoon. This issue begins the serialization of Charles Dickens' "Great Expectations", with a prefacing editorial concerning this great work. The story continues in subsequent issues.

Complete in 16 pages.... See More  

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172416

Election of Abraham Lincoln as President...

Item #172416

November 17, 1860

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 17, 1860  The full front page shows: 'Gen. Guiseppe Garibaldi" who was considered the George Washington of Italy, the person most responsible for uniting the country. There is also a page two article on him.

Other prints include a nice full pg. of: "Fort Moultrie (Sullivan's Island), Charleston, South Carolina in the Distance", a... See More  

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172414

Very early Abraham Lincoln print in a newspaper...

Item #172414

November 10, 1860

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 10, 1860  This is a terrific issue for display as the entire front page is taken up with a nice Winslow Homer illustration of Abraham Lincoln, beardless (see), captioned: Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809."  Certainly one of the more desirable issues from the Lincoln era, from before he became president.

Oth
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639017

Lincoln's first election...

Item #639017

November 10, 1860

THE WEEKLY PRESS, Philadelphia, Nov. 10, 1860 



* Abraham Lincoln's election win (1st)



Page 3 has reports and charts on the Presidential election, the first column heads not noting anything definitive: "THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION" "The Result of Last Tuesday's Canvass" "The Result In Virginia Doubtful" "Missouri Carried By Douglas" "Lar... See More  

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660381

First election of Abraham Lincoln...

Item #660381

November 08, 1860

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., November 8, 1860  This is the tri-weekly edition of this famous newspaper which is perhaps the best newspaper to have with news on any Presidential election, being from the nation's capital.

The front page has a report: "The Presidential Election" which begins: "As it has been currently supposed within the last few weeks that the i... See More  

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172400

Francesco II., The King of Naples...

Item #172400

September 22, 1860

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 22, 1860  Front 1/4 pg. illus. of "Francesco II., The King of Naples." Inside: 1/4 pg. illus. of "Columbia Making Her Toilet to Receive the Prince" and 1/2 pg. of "Columbia's Welcome". 1/2 pg. illus. of "Rev. William Wood Stamp, President of the Wesleyan Methodist Society, England, for 1860-1861." 1/2 pg. ill... See More  

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172324

'A Happy New Year' shows several scenes... New Senate chambers...

Item #172324

December 31, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 31, 1859 A very nice full frontpage illustration entitled 'A Happy New Year' shows several scenes, including Father Time and 6 vignettes. Nice doublepage centerfold shows: 'The United States Senate in Session in Their New Chamber'. The back page features three cartoons.

Complete in 12 pages, in good condition, and contains additional prints ... See More  

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633749

The coming Presidential election...

Item #633749

October 18, 1856

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 18, 1856  Inside has: American Republican Demonstration" "Fillmore and Slavery Opposed" "Fremont and Liberty Supported" Presidential Perfidy" "Revelations of Franklin Pierce" and more on the coming election.

Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor loss to a lower corner, minimal wear.

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212836

1853 Manchester New Hampshire...

Item #212836

January 05, 1853

UNION DEMOCRAT, Manchester, N.H., Jan. 5, 1853.

 

* Manchester New Hampshire

* Carrier's Address...




Page 2 has a lengthy poem: Carriers Address To the Patrons of the Union Democrat. News of the day includes: "The Presidential Election at Sea" "Female Heroism" "California News" and much more. Several interesting advertisements as well. Small piece missing in the lower right corner of the s
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583417

The tragedies of dividing slave families...Zachary Taylor elected president...

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November 15, 1848

NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, November 15, 1848 Page three contains an article entitled "The Slave Trade" which deals with the tragedies which occur when families foresee that they may possible be separated. This includes inducing their own bodily harm and even their to the point of their own death instead of being separated. "That was a most merciful attempt that was made in the la... See More  

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670203

Lewis Cass for President... Southern slaves...

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September 21, 1848

NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT & STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Sept. 21, 1848



* Lewis Cass Political Ad

* Arrival of slaves in Louisiana




The United States Presidential election of 1848 was the first election in which all states held their election on the same day. This also marked the 1st Tuesday of November as the fixed date for the national election.

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657698

Results of the presidential election...

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November 23, 1844

NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 23, 1844  The top of the first column of the front page has the results of the Presidential election, headed: "Presidential" with a count by state for Henry Clay and James K. Polk. Much more on the results of the election on inside pages. Page 2 has a letter from President Tyler to H. M. Kamehameha III, king of Hawaii (see photos). Also ... See More  

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644898

William Henry Harrison wins the presidential election...

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February 19, 1841

NEW-HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT AND STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Feb. 19, 1841 



* William Henry Harrison

* Presidential election victory




Page 3 has: "Presidential Vote" which is the official chart of the electoral votes certified by the tellers and announced by the Vice President to the Congress. It shows 234 votes for Harrison and 60 for Van Buren. Also a detailed report: "Arrival Of ... See More  

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656467

Gobrecht Dollar (?)... Mormonism...

Abolition of slavery (W. C. Johnson speech)... Woman's anti-slavery convention...

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November 21, 1840

NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, November 21, 1840



* The new coin (Gobrecht Dollar?)

* Mormon conference

* Much on the abolition of slavery




This issue contains coverage on the recent Presidential Election between Harrison and Van Buren, still awaiting all the votes to be received. Inside is a portion of the lengthy "Speech of W. C. Johnson, of MD. on the Subject of t... See More  

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649931

Martin Van Buren is elected President of the United States...

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February 11, 1837

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 11, 1837  Near the back is a report from Congress which includes, in part, a report of the formal election of Martin Van Buren as President, evidenced by a chart of the electoral vote by state (see images). The text reads in part: "...the return of electoral votes from each state was opened, read & recorded...After the counting of the votes... See More  

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657282

Jackson's inaugural & inaugural address...

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March 05, 1833

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 5, 1833 



* President Andrew "Andy" Jackson

* Second inauguration - inaugural address

* Best title to be had - rare as such




Page 3 begins with a report of Jackson's inaugural noting in part: "Yesterday, March the Fourth...Andrew Jackson...elected President of the U.S. for four years ensuing...repaired to the Representat... See More  

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212969

1832 Andrew Jackson...

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December 03, 1832

NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT AND STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Dec. 3, 1832.

 

* Andrew Jackson

* 1832 Election




The back page has a poem about Andrew Jackson: The Patriot President. Tune-- Whall be King but Charley.



News of the day includes: "Louisiana Election" "Presidential Election" "Federal Calculation" and much more. 8 pages in nice condition.
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650299

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

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November 17, 1832

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, November 17, 1832  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 Van Buren, of New York', be elected vice president of the United States--if they shall ... See More  

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598243

On Andrew Jackson as the next President...

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July 30, 1831

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 30, 1831  Inside has: "To the People of the United States--On the Next Presidential Election" which reports on Andrew Jackson as a candidate (see).

Complete in 20 pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition.



This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. As noted in W... See More  

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644853

Short-lived campaign newspaper to elect Andrew Jackson...

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July 26, 1828

UNITED STATES' TELEGRAPH--EXTRA, Washington, July 26, 1828  This was a campaign journal "...devoted exclusively to the Presidential election..." as stated in the masthead. It was published by Duff Green, who had come to Washington to establish a newspaper to promote the candidacy of Andrew Jackson. Mott says, "Green proved to be of the hard-hitting politician type of editor... See More  

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153124

Short-lived campaign newspaper to electd Andrew Jackson...

Item #153124
UNITED STATES' TELEGRAPH--EXTRA, Washington,  1828  This was a campaign journal "...devoted exclusively to the Presidential election..." as stated in the masthead. It was published by Duff Green, who had come to Washington to establish a newspaper to promote the candidacy of Andrew Jackson. Mott says, "Green proved to be of the hard-hitting politician type of editor.&q... See More  

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220854

1824 Presidential election...

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January 12, 1825

THE COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Jan. 12, 1825

* Andrew Jackson & John Quincy Adams - Presidential Election

* Message from the President of Harvard College


On pg. 2 under Choice Of President is a report that recalls the election of 1800, with details about the mode of balloting. Has a chronology of the balloting that determined the outcome. Other news of the day includes: "Ha
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647188

Andrew Jackson is elected President...

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January 01, 1825

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, January 1, 1825  The very first article at the top of page 1 has a small head: "Presidential Election" with the report noting: "It being ascertained that Louisiana has given three votes to gen. Jackson & two to Mr. Adams, as president--(and an undivided vote for Mr. Calhoun as vice president), we are enabled to state the result of the late el... See More  

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647186

The contentious Presidential election of 1824... John Quincy Adams eventually won...

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December 18, 1824

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, December 18, 1824  The historic report in this issue would be the front page report of Andrew Jackson likely the Presidential election. I say likely, because--as the front page chart and text show--no candidate won a majority of the electoral votes, causing the election to be thrown into the House of Representatives. The text notes: "The p... See More  

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647185

The Presidential election...

General LaFayette... American Indians: Choctaw, Osage, Creeks...

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December 04, 1824

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, December 4, 1824  Among the articles are: "Presidential Election" which has a chart showing states and votes for each (see photos), plus another report of the Alabama votes for President by county. Also, inside includes: "LaFayette & the Sons of the Forest" being an emotional heart-deep meeting of Choctaw Indian chiefs and General... See More  

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646660

Latest results on the presidential election...

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November 27, 1824

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 27, 1824  The front page features a chart headed: "Presidential Election - Returns so far as they are known" showing votes for Adams, Clay, Crawford, and Jackson, Adams with a commanding lead (see). Much related text as well carrying over to pages 2, 3, 4 & 5 with additional charts.

Inside has a fine letter signed in type: Bolivar, me... See More  

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650824

Lafayette & Jefferson have an emotional reunion... The Presidential election...

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November 20, 1824

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, November 20, 1824  Inside has over 3 pages taken up with various reports concerning the "Presidential Election", with local & stare returns as received up to the publication date. It would ultimately be won by John Quincy Adams. A brief item: "The Pirates" reports of a ship captured off the coast of Cuba by pirates who murdered al... See More  

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649930

James Monroe is re-elected... Rare mention of Daniel Boone...

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December 16, 1820

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore,  December 16, 1820  The back page has a report with a small head: "Presidential Election" which begins: "It is probable that Mr. Monroe has been re-elected president by an almost unanimous vote & Mr.Tompkins re-elected  vice president..." with a bit more (see photos).

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665924

Isaiah Thomas is President of the AAS... Battle with the Indians...

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November 04, 1818

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 4, 1818  Page 2 has a report headed: "Antiquarian Society" which notes that Isaiah Thomas was elected President. Other officers noted s well.

This is the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester.

The ftpg. has: "More Bloodshed" concerning a battle with the Indians in the Alabama Territory.

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622032

Monroe wins the Presidential election...

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February 19, 1817

NEW YORK SPECTATOR, Feb. 19, 1817  The top of the front page as an announcing: "According to the provisions of the constitution the votes...for President and Vice President were yesterday counted...was officially proclaimed by the President of the Senate that JAMES MONROE is elected President...and DANIEL D. TOMPKINS is elected Vice President..." (see).

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671038

Electoral votes counted: Monroe the winner...

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February 19, 1817

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston,  Feb. 19, 1817  A page 2 report datelined "Washington, Feb. 13, 1817" reports: "According to the provisions of the Constitution, the votes given by the Electors...were yesterday counted...in the presence of the Senators and Representatives in Congress, and it was officially proclaimed by the President of the Senate; that JAMES MONROE is elected ... See More  

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660448

Presidential election report...

Item #660448

December 31, 1796

THE NEW WORLD, Philadelphia, Dec. 31, 1796  A quite rare title, and until a recent find, the very first we have offered in our 43 years. It published for exactly one year.

Page 3 has a report headed: "Election of the President, In Tennessee" showing the votes in that state.

Four pages, never-trimmed margins, a bit irregular at the spine, some foxing, good condition.

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655073

Examining the American economy...

Item #655073

May 25, 1791

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 25, 1791  The entire ftpg. is taken up with: "...Lord Sheffield's Observations on the Commerce of the United States of America"

A page 2 report from Connecticut says that The Hon. Roger Sherman, Esq. is elected to represent this State in the Senate of the U.S. A page 3 report states that Vice President John Adams was elected President of the
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655249

George Washington is elected President...

Item #655249
GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, May, 1789 



* George Washington elected 1st president of U.S.

* Report from his Revolutionary War enemy (historic)




Certainly the most significant---and very historic--report in this issue is the account under the heading "America" of George Washington being elected the first President of the United States. The full text can be seen in... See More  

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658253

Very rare Revolutionary War title, with a wealth of fine content...

Item #658253

October 21, 1779

THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, October 21, 1779



* Very rare American Revolutionary War publication



A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 32.

Page 2 has: "By the King. A Proclamation" which begins: "Whereas we have received ... See More  

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