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690100

1972 Munich Massacre... Olympics...

Item #690100

September 07, 1972

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 7, 1972 



* Munich Massacre - Summer Olympics 

* Israeli Olympic team - Jews - Jewish

* Black September - Palestinians
 



The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Ed Steitz Will Never Forget Munich" with more and 2 related photos.

Complete with 64 pages, a little spine wear with tiny binding holes, otherwise ver... See More  

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690099

St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigation in a Chicago newspaper...

Item #690099

February 20, 1929

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 20, 1929



* St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigations

* George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone

* Best publication to be had - very rare as such




The front page has a one column heading: "GANG MASSACRE INQUIRY SHIFTS TO DYERS' FEUD" with smaller subheads. (see) Such reports are probably only reported in a Chicago publicat... See More  

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690098

From the 1600's by a woman publisher... Joanna Brome...

Item #690098
THE OBSERVATOR, London, England, Oct. 23, 1682  A dialogue newspaper founded by Sir Roger L'Estrange, a Tory pamphleteer, as a vehicle for attacking dissenters and Whigs. This early singlesheet newspaper has the old style type making it great for framing (see photo) particularly with the over 300+ year old date clearly visible in the dateline.

This is a handsome dialogue newspaper founde... See More  

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690097

April 19 Revolution... South Korea protests...

Item #690097

April 19, 1960

THE NEW YORK TIMES April 19, 1960



* April 19 Revolution (1st report)

* South Korea mass protests

* Syngman Rhee - First Republic




The front page has a two column heading: "Seoul Police Kill or Wound 30m Rioters at Rhee Palace" (see)

Complete with 76 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margin, nice condition.... See More  

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690096

1942 New Guinea campaign... WWII...

Item #690096

January 23, 1942

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 23, 1942



* Dutch New Guinea campaign begins (1st report)

* Empire of Japan invasion - Japanese - Japs

* Australian Territory of Paua - Queensland

* World War II - WWII




The front page has a nice banner headline for display: "STRIKE AT AUSTRALIAN ISLE" with subheads. (see) related map is on page 8.

Complete with 34 pages, light toning at the margins, s... See More  

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690095

Bayonne refinery strikes of 1915-16...

Item #690095

July 20, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 20, 1915



* Bayonne, Hudson County, New Jersey

* Standard Oil and Tidewater Petroleum

* Constable Hook refinery strikes begin




The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "BIG STRIKES ARE ON IN EAST; DISORDERS AT BAYONNE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very h... See More  

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690094

1912 Nellie Bly arrested ?... NYC journalist...

Item #690094

June 27, 1912

THE CALL, San Francisco, June 27, 1912



* Nellie Bly arrest ? - contempt of court

* Elizabeth Jane Cochrane

* New York World journalist




The front page has a one column heading: "PRISON SENTENCE FOR NELLIE BLY" with subhead. (see) Interesting that I cannot find anything regarding this online.

Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding&n... See More  

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690093

Abortion rights decision in 1989...

Item #690093

July 04, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 4, 1989 The front page has a nice banner headline for display: "Court Allows Abortion Curbs; Uphold States' Authority but Retains Roe vs. Wade" with subheads. Much more inside, way too much to photograph all.



wikipedia notes: Webster v. Reproductive Health Services, 492 U.S. 490 (1989), was a United States Supreme Court decision on upholding a Missouri law ... See More  

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689868

Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Timothy Leary - Fred McDarrah photography...

Item #689868

January 11, 1973

THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, Jan. 11, 1973  



* Notable photos of Bob Dylan, The Beatles, & Timothy Leary

* All part of the Fred McDarrah Collection

* Renowned photographer for the Village Voice




The front page has 5 notable photos from the Fred McDarrah Collection, which were on display at the Soho Photo Gallery in New York City. Fred McDarrah was a lon... See More  

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689852

The captured Jefferson Davis en route... Sherman foraging in the Carolinas... Calamity at Mobile, Alabama...

Item #689852

June 17, 1865

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 17, 1865 The most sought after print is: Fugitive Slaves Escaping to Wilmington, N.C." by Joseph Becker. However, the dramatic double-page foldout: "Awful Calamity at Mobile, Ala. - Scene Among the Ruins after the Explosion of the Ordnance Depot and Magazine", is also quite nice.

The front page has an article headed: "Proclamation... See More  

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689807

Bill Russell, 1st black coach in the NBA... Boston Celtics...

Item #689807

April 19, 1966

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, April 19, 1966



* Bill Russell - Boston Celtics

* Becomes 1st black coach in the NBA




The sport's section (page 8) has a three column heading: "'Pleased, Proud, Happy' Russell Leads Celtics In Second Playoff Tilt" First report coverage on Bill Russell being named the new coach of the Boston Celtics. Nice to have from a town close to Bos... See More  

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689766

Thomas Nast - political cartoon... "The Same Tunes By Another Fiddle..." re: Democrats vs. Republicans...

Item #689766

September 07, 1872

(typically $36 - only 1 per buyer at this $12 price) HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 7, 1872  Full front page Nast illus. of "The Same Tunes by Another Fiddle Will Sound as Sweet." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The Whited Sepulchre." (Ku Klux). 2/3 pg. illus. of "Mr. Carl Schurz and His Victims." Full pg. illus. of "Mosquitoes in the Country."... See More  

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689756

Rare 1941 World War II American poster...

Item #689756

January 01, 1941

Here is a huge and I'm assuming very rare World War II poster that measures 4 feet, 8 inches (56 in.) x 3 feet, 6 inches (42 in.) that shows a statue of a colonial minuteman holding a rifle with his hand on a plow titled: "FOR DEFENSE; BUY" in red lettering then: "UNITED STATES SAVINGS BONDS AND STAMPS" in green lettering within a lighter green background. We found this pos... See More  

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689705

15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect - voting rights for African Americans...

Item #689705

April 27, 1870

THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1870



* 15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect

* Blacks celebrate voting rights




Page 4 has the heading: "Celebrating the Ratification of the Fifteenth Amendment". The article includes: "A large meeting of colored citizens was held last evening in Cosmopolitan Hall, No. 97 Sixth-avenue, to commemorate the passage of the Fifteenth Amendment".

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689695

Jim Thorpe's reinstatement re. Olympic medals...

Item #689695

October 14, 1982

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 14, 1982



* Jim Thorpe Olympic medals reinstatement

* Indian athlete from Carlisle, Pennsylvania




The front page has a one column heading: "Final Triumph Was 69 Years in the Making" with lead-in: "Jim Thorpe Ruling" and photo. First report coverage on the IOC reinstating Thorpe posthumously.

Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, nice conditi... See More  

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689688

H.H. Holmes arrested... 1st U.S. serial killer...

Item #689688

November 24, 1894

BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, November 24, 1894



* re. H.H. Holmes arrest

* Herman Webster Mudgett

* 1st U.S. serial killer




The front page has a brief article with small heading: "Holmes Now Wants Pitezel" with subhead. (see) Brief coverage on the recent arrest and indictment of H.H. Holmes, America's 1st serial killer.

Complete with all 10 pages, light toning, generally nice.... See More  

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689644

1900 Scofield Mine disaster...

Item #689644

May 02, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 2, 1900



* Scofield, Carbon County, Utah mining disaster

* Pleasant Valley Coal Company mine explosion




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

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689309

Mahatma Gandhi returns to India....

Item #689309

December 29, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 29, 1931



* Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

* The Mahatma returns to India

* Round Table Conference in London




The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI WARNS INDIA TO BE READY TO FIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from the Gandhi-Irwin Pact negotiations in London.

Other news, sports and advertis... See More  

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688677

Working to abolish alcoholic beverages...

Item #688677
YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, August, 1896  An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote.

A penned note at the top: "This is our last issue. Consolidated with Union Signal."

Decorative title page, 8 pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, irregular at the sp... See More  

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688674

Two single sheet "Extra" issues from 1794...

Item #688674

December 03, 1794

DUNLAP & CLAYPOOLE'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER EXTRA, Philadelphia, Nov. 29, 1794



* 18th century runaway slave ad



A single sheet "Extra" edition. The front page taken up with ads with a runaway slave ad headed: "Twenty Dollars Reward" (see)

Complete as a single sheet issue, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.... See More  

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688310

William Cobbett's famous newspaper...

Item #688310

June 27, 1797

PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, June 27, 1797 



* Rare 18th century American publication

* 3 runaway slave advertisements




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

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

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687914

Jefferson's annual message, with mention of Lewis & Clark...

Item #687914

December 11, 1806

INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Dec. 11, 1806  Beginning on the front page & concluding on patge 2 is the: "President's "Message" communicated to Congress, it being Jefferson's state-of-the-union address to the nation.

Of significance is some fine mention of the Lewis and Clark expedition which appears on the front page: "...The expedition of Messrs. Lewis and ... See More  

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687295

On the Battle of Bunker Hill... Washington named commander-in-chief.. So much more....

Item #687295

July 05, 1775

THE CONNECTICUT JOURNAL & THE NEW HAVEN POST-BOY, July 5, 1775 



* Battle of Bunker Hill - Charlestown

* Siege of Boston, Massachusetts

* George Washington named commander

* American Revolutionary War

* Terrific issue w/ many reports




Nice engraving in the masthead of a post boy on horseback.

The front page has a letter from an officer in General Gage's regiment heading for ... See More  

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687174

Putting the Constitution into effect, & New York is the capital...

Item #687174

September 20, 1788

THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 20, 1788



* United States Constitution into effect

* New York City as nation's capital




 The top of the front page has an article signed by: "A Federalist" which is very supportive of the new Constitution, then being considered for ratification by the various states. It notes in part: "...The game that is now playing by the ant... See More  

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687170

The Indians out west... General Crook to General Sherman...

Item #687170

July 18, 1876

DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, July 18, 1876  



* Post Battle of the Little Bighorn

* Great Sioux War of 1876




The front page has a letter signed by General: Geo. F. Crook to General Sherman concerning the situation with the Indians with mention of the camp on the Little Horn. 

Page 2 has: "The Black Hills Prospects--Troops & Supplies for Terry"... See More  

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687157

Great account of the Dartmoor Prisoner Massacre...

Item #687157

July 17, 1815

NEW YORK EVENING POST, July 17, 1815 



* Dartmoor Prison massacre

* American prisoners




Inside contain over three pages on the infamous Dartmoor Prisoner Massacre, perhaps the most detailed account of this event we have seen in a newspaper. Included is a: "List of Prisoners Wounded on the Evening of the 6th April, 1815" and "Description of Death Wounds Inflicted on the Eve... See More  

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687150

An early, handsome issue from the colonies... Nice Ben Franklin content...

Item #687150

July 05, 1762

THE BOSTON EVENING-POST, July 5, 1762 



* Rare colonial publication

* Benjamin Franklin




A very handsome issue with an ornate coat-of-arms engraving in the masthead.

Page 2 has a nice, early item on Ben Franklin with an Oxford dateline: "Yesterday Benjamin Franklin, Esq., of Pennsylvania, eminent for his many extraordinary improvements in electrical experiments, was presented by t... See More  

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687092

Much on the death & funeral of Alexander Hamilton... Victim of the duel with Aaron Burr...

Item #687092

July 31, 1804

THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, July 31, 1804 



* Alexander Hamilton death

* Aaron Burr duel victim




All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of the recent death of Alexander Hamilton, the result of a duel with Aaron Burr.

The entire front page & nearly half of pg. 2 are taken up with a: "Funeral Oration". Further on is a conclusion... See More  

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687090

From England, in 1695...

Item #687090

December 23, 1695

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 23, 1695



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



This is the world's oldest, continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 & is still printing today.

Close to half of the front page is taken up with: "By The King, A PROCLAMATION". Other British news.

Single sheet, 7 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very... See More  

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687085

The "Spectator" newspaper by Addison & Steele......

Item #687085

February 16, 1712

THE SPECTATOR, London, May 28, 1711 



* Addison & Steele

* Uncommon title

* Early 18th century




This is one of the more famous "coffee-house" newspapers of the early 18th century, done by the famed Addison & Steele.

A single sheet newspaper, 8 by 13 inches, never bound nor trimmed, even toning, an older archival strip at the blank, right margin of the back page.... See More  

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687012

Jimmy Hoffa is found guilty... His hometown newspaper...

Item #687012

March 05, 1964

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS--EXTRA, Michigan, March 5, 1964 



* Jimmy Hoffa found guilty

* Labor union - teamsters leader

* Jury tampering, conspiracy  & fraud

* Best publication to be had ? - rare




The perfect newspaper for this historic report, as Jimmy Hoffa lived in Detroit since 1924.

The banner headline announces: "HOFFA FOUND GUILTY - Faces 10 Years in Prison" wi... See More  

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686985

John James Audubon... The Comanche Indians... The California Gold Rush...

Item #686985

May 02, 1849

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington D.C., May 2, 1849  



* John James Audubon

* American ornithologist




Page 3 has a report beginning: "Col. Webb, commander of a large California expedition...They give quite a gloomy account of their adventures. Mr. Audubon remained behind, and had determined to prosecute his journey towards California with a party..." with more.

Also on ... See More  

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686957

The Mormons' new home... Gold in California...

Item #686957

March 22, 1849

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 22, 1849  



* California gold rush - 49ers

* Mormons at Salt Lake City

* Mormonism - emigration




Two-thirds of a column on page 3 is taken up with: "The Mormons" which notes in part: "...Seven thousand of them have found a resting place in the most remarkable spot on the American continent...to follow after a new Jerusalem ... See More  

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686808

The riot at Lewistown... Indian trouble along the Wabash...

Item #686808

October 08, 1791

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 8, 1791  Page 2 has a poem "On the Death of Marcus C. Knox, Son of Major-General Knox--Aged 9 Years". Also a report of the Indian troubles along the Wabash.

There is also a lengthy: "Report of the Riot At Lewistown, in the county of Mifflin", Penna. Other bits include: "Yesterday his Excellency the Vice President of the United States ... See More  

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686777

Vermont to ratify the Constitution...

Item #686777

December 01, 1790

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 1, 1790  On page 2 under "Vermont" is a notable report reading in full: "The Legislature of this State, has called a Convention to ratify the Constitution of the United States--to meet at Bennington, in the next month. The terms of the decree of the State of New York, with this State, have been complied with by the Legislature."

Vermont wo... See More  

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686317

Death of President William H. Harrison, in a Washington newspaper...

Item #686317

April 07, 1841

KENDALL'S EXPOSITOR, Washington, D.C., April 7, 1841



* President William H. Harrison

* Washington D.C. death - John Tyler




 This was an uncommon title which lasted but 4 years. The prospectus (not here) notes it was a semi-weekly devoted to "...the security of the right of suffrage by additional laws to punish bribery & fraud...an exposure of abuses & corruptions in gov... See More  

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686262

A satirical newspaper which lasted but nine months..

Item #686262

April 09, 1870

PUNCHINELLO, New York, April 9, 1870  This is just the second issue of this famous title known for its satirical content directed at the various social and political issues of the day. Inspired by the English publication Punch, it existed only from April 2 to December 14, 1870.
The magazine was founded by former editors of Vanity Fair, which went out of business in 1863. They found four i
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686261

Full page focus on Lincoln, with a print...

Item #686261

May 01, 1865

PHRENOLOGICAL JOURNAL, New York, May, 1865



* Abraham Lincoln assassination w/ print



 Phrenology is a theory that the personality traits of a person can be derived from the shape of their skull. Although holding no validity today, it was a popular science in the mid-19th century and this periodical focused on it.

The feature of this issue is the page near the back which is devoted to Ab... See More  

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686223

Castle Garden: the Ellis Island of immigration before Ellis Island....

Item #686223

August 04, 1855

NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, Aug. 4, 1855  The front page has nearly two columns taken up with: "Castle Garden - How Emigrants Are Treated on Landing".

Castle Garden with the point of entry into the United States prior to Ellis Island. It had just opened to immigrants the year of this article, on the eve of a dramatic wave of European immigration. During the next 35 years, more than 8 mil... See More  

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686209

The Hornet vs. the Peacock... Nine Acts of Congress signed by Madison...

Item #686209

March 31, 1813

AMERICAN MERCURY, Hartford, March 31, 1813 



* USS Hornet vs. HMS Peacock

* War of 1812 original reporting

* President James Madison




Half of the front page is taken up with  5 Acts of Congress each signed in type by: James Madison. Five more on page 2 as well.

Page 3 has: "Fifth Naval Victory! Over the Enemy" which is the battle of the Hornet vs. the Peacock. Inclu... See More  

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686205

Jefferson defends an appointment...

Item #686205

July 29, 1801

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 29, 1801 



* President Thomas Jefferson



The front page has a "Remonstrance" of the merchants of New Haven, to the President, concerning the removal of the Revenue Collector & appointment of his replacement.

This is followed by: "The President's Reply" in which he justifies the action, signed in type: Th. Jefferson.

Four pages... See More  

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686177

John Adams signs an Act of Congress... Brown University...

Item #686177

September 14, 1799

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 14, 1799  



* President John Adams

* Act of Congress

* Brown University




On the front page under Laws of the United States is an Act of Congress signed in script type: John Adams. Also under Rhode Island Commencement (now Brown University) is a list of the exercises that occurred at the recent commencement.

Other news of the day includes
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686165

Jefferson signs an Act of Congress.... Provisions for the forts...

Item #686165

March 25, 1805

THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, March 25, 1805 



* President Thomas Jefferson

* Act of Congress - Henry Dearborn




Over half a column of the front page is taken up with: "An Act to regulate the clearance of armed merchant vessels.", signed in type by the President; Th. Jefferson.

Page 3 begins with over a column from the "War Department" on securing bids to supply ... See More  

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686162

Two documents signed by Alexander Hamilton...

Item #686162

November 28, 1791

THE CONNECTICUT COURANT, Nov. 28, 1791  Mot of the front page is taken up with the French Revolution with a lengthy letter signed: Louis.

Most of page 3 is taken up with reports from Congress, including a brief note to the House concerning expenses for the year signed by the Secretary of the Treasury: Alexander Hamilton. This is followed by another letter signed: Alexander Hamilton with a ch... See More  

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686160

Signed in script type by President George Washington...

Item #686160

May 19, 1792

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 19, 1792 



* President George Washington

* Act of Congress signed in type




The entire front page and a part of page 2 are taken up with: "An ACT for Raising a farther sum of Money for the Protection of the Frontiers, & for other Purposes Therein Mentioned" which is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington, and in block type by T... See More  

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686049

Taxation without representation...

Item #686049

July 25, 1768

THE BOSTON CHRONICLE, July 25, 1768 



* Taxation without representation

* Pre American Revolutionary War




The front page has: "The Nuns General Character & Way of Living from an Account of the Manners & Customs of Italy" which carries over to pages 2 & 3 as well.

Further on under: "America" is a report from Charleston which begins: "It seems hardly p... See More  

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684844

Rebuilding after the Great Chicago Fire...

Item #684844

February 01, 1872

THE LAND OWNER, Chicago, February, 1872  Subtitled: "Journal of Real Estate, Building & Improvement."  An interesting periodical focused mostly on architecture in the Chicago vicinity with many prints of buildings of this era. The focus is on newly-constructed buildings following the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

The front page shows: "Rebuilt Chicago--The Kendall Block... See More  

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683900

Account of an 1812-1813 expedition from Louisiana through Texas...

Item #683900

August 28, 1819

THE WEEKLY REGISTER (Supplement), Baltimore, Aug. 28, 1819 (note - this does not include the Supplement to the entire volume XVI - vol. 16).



Page 42 begins: "Province of Texas", which includes a "brief history of an expedition in 1812 and 1813, from Louisiana into the Texas" and "The expedition carried on against the government of Spain in the Provine of Texas, whi... See More  

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683843

The Netherlands from near the end of the war...

Item #683843

April 07, 1945

TROUW, April 7, 1945, which translates to "Fidelity", a Dutch language newspaper from The Netherlands printed in "Haarlem and surroundings" from near the closing weeks of World War II. Noted at the top: "Speciale Uitgave" (Special Edition).

A single sheet of small size, 5 1/2 by 8 inches, very nice condition.

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683681

Karl Marx as a newspaper reporter... The State of Europe...

Item #683681

July 28, 1854

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, July 28, 1854 (*priced at significant discount due to condition)  Pages 5 & 6 have a lengthy report headed: "The State of Europe" which is written by Karl Marx, and is appropriately signed in type: Karl Marx.

Karl Marx was the communist revolutionary who would become more famous after his death than during his lifetime. He spent most of his life in exile... See More  

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