680400

Germany is re-joined...

Item #680400

June 23, 1990

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



* re. German reunification



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

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$29.00
680396

General Benjamin Butler's farewell...

Item #680396

January 14, 1865

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



* Gen. Benjamin Butler removed

* Final months of the war




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

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

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$29.00
680390

Pennsylvania oil region...

Item #680390

January 17, 1885

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



* Pennsylvania oil fields

* Texas Cowboys




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

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$54.00
680386

Early for Western Pennsylvania...

Item #680386

September 05, 1822

THE PITTSBURGH RECORDER, Pennsylvania, Sept. 5, 1822



* Early Western Pennsylvania



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

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

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

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$33.00
680384

Chiang Kai-Shek on the cover...

Item #680384

February 21, 1943

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

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

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$37.00
680383

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

Item #680383

June 20, 1835

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



* Anti-Catholic



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

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$24.99
680382

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

Item #680382

June 14, 1793

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



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



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

The ftpg. ... See More  

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$44.00
680381

The Boston Fire of 1872...

Item #680381

November 23, 1872

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



* The great Boston Fire prints

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




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

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

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680380

Terrific golf print for any golfer...

Item #680380

October 12, 1895

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



* A.B. Frost golfer illustration

* Louis Pasteur death w/ print




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

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

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680376

Early on Botany Bay (Australia)...

Item #680376

July 27, 1790

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 27, 1790 



* Early Botany Bay - Australia voyage

* The life of Alessandro Stradella (composer)




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

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680374

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

Item #680374

November 25, 1871

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



* Peshtigo fire disaster

* Wisconsin forest

* Victoria Woodhull




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

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$88.00
680373

Leaders of the 1915 baseball pennant fight...

Item #680373

October 07, 1915

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

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$32.00
680368

Announcement that the Constitution has been created...

Item #680368

September 18, 1787

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



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



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




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

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680365

The great Philadelphia State House print...

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



* Pennsylvania State House

* Philadelphia PA print

* Independence Hall




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

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

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$415.00
680364

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

Item #680364

March 07, 1778

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



* Surrender of general Burgoyne

* Battles of Saratoga - New York




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

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

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680363

Jews are banished from Vienna, Austria...

Item #680363

July 28, 1670

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 28, 1670 



* Jews are expelled from Vienna (Austria)

* The synagogue has been removed!

* Extremely rare reporting

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




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

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680362

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

Item #680362

December 19, 1782

THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Dec. 19, 1782 



* Closing events in the Revolutionary War



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

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

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680361

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

Item #680361

October 12, 1898

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



* Battle of Virden - Riot - Massacre - labor conflict

* Macoupin County, Illinois coal mining - miners




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

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680360

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

Item #680360

October 05, 1898

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



* Battle of Sugar Point - Leech Lake - Minnesota

* Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians - Bugonaygeshig




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

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680358

Spanish-American War comes to an end...

Item #680358

August 13, 1898

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



* Spanish-America War ends

* Independence of Cuba

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

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680357

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

Item #680357

August 10, 1898

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



* Clarendon, Monroe County, Arkansas

* Negroes lynchings - hangings




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

Complete w... See More  

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680356

1898 Otto von Bismarck death...

Item #680356

August 01, 1898

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



* Otto von Bismarck death (1st report)

* 1st Chancellor of Germany

* Unification of Germany mastermind




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

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680353

1898 Battle of Santiago de Cuba ends...

Item #680353

July 14, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 14, 1898



* Battle of Santiago de Cuba

* Spanish Navy surrenders

* Spanish-American War




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

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680352

Hawaii is annexed to the United States...

Item #680352

July 06, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 6, 1898



* Annexation of Hawaii

* United States Senate passes

* SS La Bourgogne ship disaster




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

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680350

The shuttle Challenger explodes...

Item #680350

January 28, 1986

SCOTTSDALE DAILY PROGRESS, Arizona, January 28, 1986 



* Space Shuttle Challenger disaster

* Early 1st report w/ photos




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



Complete in 1... See More  

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680345

1915 Coppage v. Kansas Supreme Court decision...

Item #680345

January 25, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 25, 1915



* Coppage v. Kansas  re. yellow-dog contracts

* United States Supreme Court decision - labor unions




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

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680344

1915 Woodrow Wilson vetoes immigration bill...

Item #680344

January 28, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 28, 1915



* President Woodrow Wilson

* Vetoes immigration bill




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

Complete wi... See More  

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680343

Hjalmar Schacht re. Jew-baiting...

Item #680343

August 25, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1935



* Dr. Hjalmar Schacht anti-Nazi fight

* National Socialist Party campaign

* Jew-baiting - Jewish persecution 




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

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

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680338

1915 Home Run Baker photo...

Item #680338

February 17, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 17, 1915



* John Franklin "Home Run" Baker photograph

* Philadelphia Athletics - MLB baseball retirement ?




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

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680337

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

Item #680337

May 13, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 13, 1928



* Jinan incident ends - Republic of China

* Japanese Army victory over Kuomintang




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

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

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680336

Tiny 19th century newspaper from Colorado Springs...

Item #680336

June 22, 1891

THE SUN, Colorado Springs, June 22, 1891 



* Rare miniature, amateur title



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

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$44.00
680329

1898 Fall of Manila, Philippines...

Item #680329

August 17, 1898

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



* Fall of Manila, Philippines

* Spanish-American War




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

Complete with 4 pages, a ... See More  

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680327

1917 Henry S. Bigelow horsewhipped...

Item #680327

October 29, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct, 29, 1917



* Henry S. Bigelow - U.S. Representative

* Pacifist - socialist - Florence, Kentucky




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

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680326

1916 Battle of Parral... Mexico...

Item #680326

April 12, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 12, 1916



* Battle of Parral - Mexican Expedition

* Carrancistas vs. United States cavalry

* Chihuahua, Mexico




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

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680324

1915 Third Battle of Warsaw...

Item #680324

August 05, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 5, 1915



* Third Battle of Warsaw

* Germans occupation

* World War I - WWI




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

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680322

1917 New York Giants baseball players pictorial...

Item #680322

October 01, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 1, 1917



* New York Giants baseball

* Pre-World Series pictorial (photos)

* Rube Benton - George Burns

* Pol Perritt and more




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

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680321

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

Item #680321

April 02, 1842

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



* Samuel Houston call to arms - Texas citizens

* Post Texas Revolution - Pre Mexican-American War




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

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$50.00
680320

Reports from the War of 1812...

Item #680320

January 23, 1813

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

The section headed: "Events ... See More  

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$28.00
680318

1959 Fidel Castro & Cuba...

Item #680318

July 27, 1959

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 27, 1959



* Fidel Castro as Cuban Premier

* 26th of July Movement

* Cuban Revolution




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

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

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$62.00
680316

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1681...

Item #680316

March 02, 1681

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 2, 1681



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



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

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$44.00
680314

1915 SS Arabic ocean liner sinking...

Item #680314

August 19, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 19, 1915



* SS Arabic - White Star ocean Liner

* German U-boat torpedo attack

* World War I - WWI submarine




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

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$58.00
680312

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

Item #680312

June 11, 1981

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 1981



* Best "Raiders of the Lost Ark" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day (EVE) movie premiere

* Steven Spielberg - Harrison Ford




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

Page 6 o... See More  

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680311
Item #680311

August 13, 1942

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 13, 1942



* Walt Disney's Bambi movie premiere

* Opening day advertisement



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

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

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$57.00
680310

1915 Sam Crawford photo...

Item #680310

August 07, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 7, 1915



* "Wahoo Sam" Sam Crawford photo

* Detroit Tigers MLB baseball outfielder




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

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$40.00
680308

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

Item #680308

July 09, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 9, 1915



* Tsianina Redfeather Blackstone

* Creek/Cherokee Native American

* Indianist movement - music singer




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

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$44.00
680307

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

Item #680307

September 05, 1798

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



* Rare 18th century American title

* (2) runaway slave advertisements




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

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

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$44.00
680306

1915 New York City subway fire...

Item #680306

January 06, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 6, 1915



* New York City subway fire



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

Complete with 18 pages, smal... See More  

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$40.00
680304

1915 Pre-American WWI involvement tensions...

Item #680304

July 12, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 12, 1915



* American - Germany World War I tensions

* Post-sinking of the RMS Lusitania



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

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$42.00
680303

1915 Sinking the RMS Lusitania tensions...

Item #680303

July 17, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 17, 1915



* Sinking of the RMS Lusitania investigation

* German U-boats terror - British ocean liner




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

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$48.00
680302

1915 president of Haiti assassination...

Item #680302

July 28, 1915

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 28, 1915



* Vilbrun Guillaume Sam assassination

* President of Haiti




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

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$48.00
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