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The notorious pirate Captain Kidd is executed !

Item #682668

May 26, 1701

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 22-26, 1701 

* Infamous pirate Captain William Kidd

* Historic & extremely rare report

* Execution - hanging

The London Gazette is the oldest continually published newspaper in the world, having started in 1665 and is still publishing today.

This issue contains on page two an exceedingly significant report--perhaps the rarest and mo
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Captain Kidd's treasure found ?...

Item #677428

March 06, 1908

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 6, 1908

* William - Captain Kidd

* Infamous 17th century pirate

* Treasure found at Long Island ?

The front page has a one column heading: "FOUND TREASURE OF CAPTAIN KIDD" 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 e... See More  

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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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Harvard defeats Yale at Football.... James Montgomery Flagg...

Item #177350

December 05, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 5, 1908  The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Coming Mistress of the White House", the latest photograph of Mrs. William H. Taft.

This issue has a photo of "Dorando Turns the Tables on Hayes"; "The Founder of a "Social Service" Church"; "Harvard Defeats Yale at Football for the First
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The Olympics in London....

Item #177364

July 25, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "The Donkey: 'What do I Get Out of It?'"

There is a half page photo of "Bryan and Murphy Hand in Hand." There are two full pages of photos of "America's Olympian Victors--The Athletes Who Scored Against the World in the British Stadium&quo... See More  

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Chicago''s lake front parks...

Item #176218

April 03, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 3, 1897  Full front page illus. of "There are Others!" Inside is a Full pg. illus. of "The Museum of Natural History, Manhattan Square, New York, as It Will Appear When Completed." Full pg. illus. of "Where Office-Seekers Congregate - Scene in the Lobby of a Washington Hotel."

Doublepage centerfold of "Chicago's Lake... See More  

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