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674859

News on the John Brown invasion... Capture of a slave ship...

Item #674859

November 15, 1859

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 15, 1859  The ftpg. has an article: "Arrival Of A Captured Slaver" concerns the barque Emily, captured on the coast of Africa: "...This is the fourth slaver taken within six months by the African squadron...".

Also on the ftpg: "The Harper's Ferry Conspiracy--Close of the Trial and Sentence of Prisoners" which i... See More  

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$42.00
673357

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

Item #673357

October 31, 1859

NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 31, 1859  The top of the front page has column heads: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "The Trial of John Brown, Charged with Conspiracy, Treason and Murder" "Conclusion of the Evidence" "Summing Up For the Prosecution" "Interesting Interview Between Old Brown & the Virginia Soldiers" "Official Reports of the Fi... See More  

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$35.00
672942

John Brown and the Harper's Ferry uprising...

Item #672942

November 08, 1859

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 8, 1859 



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia




The last column of the ftpg. has: "The Harper's Ferry Affair" "The Excitement & Crisis in the South"  with many subheads. Also: "The Law of Virginia In Regard to Pardons" and "A Warning from Accomack".

Page 4 has an edi... See More  

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$38.00
672051

On John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry... Death of Washington Irving...

Item #672051

November 30, 1859

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 30, 1859 



* John Brown's Harper's Ferry insurrection

* Death of Washington Irving

* American short-story writer

* "Legend of Sleepy Hollow" fame




Page 5 has some fine reporting on this historic raid upon Harper's Ferry by abolitionist John Brown, including column heads: "From Charlestown" "A Visit To The Prisoners" "... See More  

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$47.00
665709

Nice content on the John Brown insurrection at Harper's Ferry...

Item #665709

November 19, 1859

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 19, 1859 



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia trial




The front page has two-thirds of a column taken up with reports concerning the Harper's Ferry raid by John Brown, headed: "Insanity of Gerrit Smith" as well as; "Treatment of the Counsel of John Brown at Charlestown, Virgin... See More  

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$39.00
665623

Nice Civil War map...

Item #665623

May 29, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 29, 1862 



* Battle of Hanover Court House, Virginia w/ map



The front page is dominated by a large & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia" which shows from Harper's Ferry to Norfolk.

Among the one column heads on the front page are: "The Battle at Hanover Court House" "Complete Rout of the Enemy&q... See More  

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665160

John Cook's confession in the Harper's Ferry raid...

Item #665160

November 29, 1859

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 29, 1859 



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry, West Virginia - John E. Cook




The top of the front page has some nice content on the John Brown raid upon Harper's Ferry, column heads including; "The Harper's ferry Conspiracy - The Confession of John E. Cooke" "The Confession" with a w... See More  

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$45.00
664238

Winslow Homer... John Brown at Harper's Ferry...

Item #664238

November 26, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 26, 1859 



* American painter Winslow Homer print

* re. John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry




Arguable the most desired print is the very nice full page by Winslow Homer: "Fall Games--The Apple Bee".

Other prints within include: 'En Route for Harper's Ferry' with just a brief bit of text; a half page: "The Royal Road ... See More  

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$116.00
664186

Nice reports on the Battle of Harper's Ferry...

Item #664186

September 22, 1862

DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Sept. 22, 1862  Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery.

Various reports inside include: "The Locality of the Late Battle" "From J.T.S. at Montgomery" "Progress & Events of the War" "11,500 Prisoners Taken at Harp... See More  

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$146.00
663868

Great lot of 9 issues of Harper's Weekly, 1859...

Item #663868

March 05, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York  A lot of 9 complete issues with dates: July 30; August 6; Sept. 10, 17; Oct. 8, 29; Nov. 19, Dec. 3, 31, all in 1859.

All issues are mostly loose at the spine and have a bit of irregularity at the margin as they were never bound nor trimmed. Even toning and perhaps some stray tears. Actually nicer than a "2nd rate" lot as prints within are generally n... See More  

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$165.00
662976

Nice on John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry...

Item #662976

December 07, 1859

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 7, 1859 



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia

* Just after Brown's execution




Page 3 has over 3 columns of text headed: "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" with subheads: "The Fugitives--Cook and Virginia In Kansas" "Further Testimony--Letter from C.P. Tidd" "John Brown and G. W. Brown&q... See More  

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$47.00
662805

Rare Confederate Memphis broadside...

Item #662805

April 20, 1861

DAILY APPEAL EXTRA, Memphis, Tennessee, April 20, 1861 



* Very rare Confederate broadside

* Beginning of the Civil War

* Vicksburg MS Mississippi




An extremely scarce item, being a broadside edition (printed on one side only) of a newspaper from early in the Confederacy from a city which was only "Confederate" until the battle of Memphis, June 6, 1862, after which it was in Y... See More  

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$645.00
662543

John Brown's Harper's Ferry invasion...

Item #662543

December 08, 1859

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1859 



* John Brown's Negro insurrection

* Harper's Ferry, West Virginia




Page 6 has over a full column on: "John Brown's Invasion" "The Martial Law Illegal--Reaction Against Wise" which concerns the aftermath of John Brown's insurrection at Harper's Ferry. Page 3 has: "Monument to John Brown" & "A Defen... See More  

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$37.00
661713

The "Old" Thirteen Infantry of Virginia...

Item #661713

February 26, 1864

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 26, 1864  Among the front page reports are: "The War News--A Cavalry Battle in Mississippi--The Situation in Tennessee--The Recent Fight In Florida--From General Lee's Lines" "The Courts" "Camp Near Kinston" "To the Friends of Soldiers in the Wise Brigade" & other items. Also included is a report re: "... See More  

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$108.00
661090

John Brown petitions for his death sentence to be overturned...

Item #661090

November 25, 1859

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 25, 1859  



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia

* Fights to reverse execution sentence




Half of page 3 is taken up with reports on the trial of John Brown for his raid at Harper's Ferry, with first column heads: "John Brown's Writ of Error" "His Petition to the Court of Appeals of Virginia--... See More  

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$32.00
656613

Huge, full front page Civil War map...

Item #656613

May 05, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD,  May 5, 1863 



* Rare full front map for display

* Second Battle of Fredericksburg




A terrific issue for display, as the entire front page -- from top to bottom -- is taken up with a huge map headed: "IMPORTANT MILITARY OPERATIONS IN VIRGINIA. The Seat of War from the Rappahannock to the Nansemond and Blackwater".

The map has tremendous detail, showing fr... See More  

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$119.00
654625

News from the capital of the Confederacy...

Item #654625

October 22, 1861

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 22, 1861 



* Battle of Bolivar Heights

* Colonel Turner Ashby




A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Mecklenburg" "The Story of a Mormon Woman--Effects of Polygamy" "An Interesting Incident" and more including a large number of advertisements.

Page ... See More  

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$82.00
654401

John Brown's invasion at Harper's Ferry...

Item #654401

November 23, 1859

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 23, 1859 



* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid

* Harpers Ferry, West Virginia




Page 5 has over a full column taken up with "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" and "John Brown's Last Appeal to A Court" with a subhead: "The Virginia Fright". Nice content on is involvement in the Harper's Ferry Insurrection.

Eight pages, a... See More  

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$48.00
652597

Grenada Confederate newspaper... Battle of Antietam...

Item #652597

September 24, 1862

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 24, 1862 



* Very rare Confederate title

* Publisher on the run

* Battle of Antietam




If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankee... See More  

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$360.00
651599

Floods of Virginia...

Item #651599

October 22, 1870

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 22, 1870  The front page contains "Buring of the Village of Bazeilles".  Inside the issue is a full page with 3 illustrations: 'The Floods in Virginia' shows a flooded street in Richmond, and in Harper's Ferry and the Potomac at Washington DC. Full page illustrations are 'Bear Hunt in a Southern Cane Break', "Summo... See More  

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651594

John Brown's insurrection at Harper's Ferry...

Item #651594

October 23, 1859

NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 23, 1859  The front page has: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "Arrest of One of the Insurgents" which begins: "A man supposed to be Captain Cook was arrested here..." with this article followed by many more concerning John Brown's work at Harper's Ferry, including: "Gov. Wise's Speech on the Insurrection" "Arms T... See More  

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650891

Louisville Mail Company Steamboat...

Pottsville, PA... Harper's Ferry, WV... William Penn...

Item #650891

October 14, 1854

GLEASON'S PICTORIAL, Boston, Massachusetts, October 14, 1854

The front cover of this issue features an article "William Penn" which is accompanied by several illustrations "Penn's Treaty Ground, Present Appearance". Within this issue are prints captioned: Dominican Iron Light House" "View Of Pottsville, Pennsylvania" "Louisville Mail Company Ste
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647473

From the capital of the Confederacy...

Item #647473

September 25, 1861

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 25, 1861 



* From the Confederate capital



A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "Another Letter from the Rev. H. A. Henderson--Affairs in Kentucky" "Camp Life In Texas--A Queer Case of Cholera" and other items including a great wealth of ads. War news continues on ... See More  

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$83.00
646670

Rebel atrocities...

Item #646670

July 03, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, July 3, 1861  Among the first column heads on the ftpg. are: "THE REBELLION" "Advance of the Union Outposts in Virginia" "Evacuation of Harper's Ferry by the Rebels" "Reported Abandonment of the Siege of Fort Pickens" "Interesting News from Eastern & Western Virginia, Cairo and Missouri" "Appalling Catalogue of Re... See More  

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644918

The Battle of Antietam... Confederate newspaper printed in Grenada, Mississippi...

Item #644918

September 22, 1862

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Sept. 22, 1862 



* Very rare Confederate title

* Publisher on the run




If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it bec... See More  

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$490.00
633584

Small Civil War map on the front page...

Item #633584

December 04, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 4, 1862  The ftpg. has a small, one column head of a map of the New Bern and Beaufort area (see). Various column heads on the Civil War include: "Important From North Carolina" "Important From Eastern Virginia" "News From Burnside's Army" "Interesting From Arkansas" "Reconnaissance from Harper's Ferry..." and much... See More  

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621897

Large front page map of the War in Virginia...

Item #621897

June 10, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, June 10, 1861 



* Early in the Civil War map

* Harper's Ferry, West Virginia




The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN VIRGINIA". Among the first column heads are: "The Insurrection" "The Latest News from the Seat of War" "Important Movement of Federal Troops Toward Harper's Ferry " &... See More  

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621895

Two Civil War maps...

Item #621895

May 29, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, May 29, 1861 



* Battle of Sewell's Point

* Norfolk, Virginia map

* St. Louis, Missouri




The front page features a nice Civil War map titled: "OPERATIONS NEAR FORT MONROE & NORFOLK". There is also a small back page map titled: "St. Louis And It's Defenses". Among the one column headlines on the ftpg: "THE INSURRECTION" "Imp... See More  

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602737

Latest from Harper's Ferry & elsewhere...

Item #602737

May 21, 1861

NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1861  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The Secession Rebellion" "Sanitary Condition of the Troops" "The Rebel Battery at Sewell's Point Shelled" "Important From Harper's Ferry" "Important From Maryland" "Important From Fort Pickens" and more.

Eight pages, nice condition.... See More  

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$26.00
602735

Early reports from the Civil War...

Item #602735

May 29, 1861

NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1861  Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "The Secession Rebellion" "Alexandria Still further Strengthened by Federal Troops" "Their Entrenchments at Manassas Gap Junction" "Movement of Ohio Troops on Harper's Ferry" "A Rebel Demonstration in New Mexico" "Important Appointments in the ... See More  

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602734

Early reports from the Civil War...

Item #602734

May 29, 1861

NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1861  Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "The Secession Rebellion" "Alexandria Still further Strengthened by Federal Troops" "Their Entrenchments at Manassas Gap Junction" "Movement of Ohio Troops on Harper's Ferry" "A Rebel Demonstration in New Mexico" "Important Appointments in the ... See More  

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596129

Aldie, Virginia...

Item #596129

November 03, 1862

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Nov. 3, 1862  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "Cannonading Heard At Winchester" "Rebels in the Neighborhood of Harper's Ferry" "Startling News From Corinth" "Reported Capture of Mobile" "The Rebel Ram at Savannah" "Another Skirmish Near Aldie, Va." "Rebel Retreat from Philim... See More  

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$22.00
591120

1861 Civil War... Philadelphia...

Item #591120

July 31, 1861

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, July 31, 1861  Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Gen. McClellan Commanding Strict Discipline" "From Harper's Ferry" "General Banks Being Rapidly Reinforced" "From Richmond Va." "From Missouri" "Resignation of a Rebel General" "Conflagration at Pi... See More  

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563476

Civil War map shows Harper's Ferry & the vicinity...

Item #563476

October 18, 1862

THE NEW YORK HERALD, New York, October 18, 1862 



* Harper's Ferry, West Virginia

* General George McClellan




The front page features a detailed map headed: "The Advance Of M'Clellan's Army. The Scene of the Next Great Battle in Virginia." which shows the area near Harper's Ferry, Martinsburg, Sharpsburg and Leetown (see photos).



Among the column heads on the... See More  

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177533

Illustration by James Montgomery Flagg...

Item #177533

June 26, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 26, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has a photo of "Diversions of a Statesman."



This issue has a photo of "London From an "Invader's" War-Balloon" and a photo spread of "Our New Summer Capital"; plus a photo of "A Star Among "The Midnight Sons." This issue... See More  

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$36.00
540482

Judaica item...

Item #540482

January 03, 1878

AMERICAN STANDARD, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, January 3, 1878 



* Judaica item : "Work of Jewish Bondholders"... 

* "An Ugly Day at Harper's Ferry"...  



Page 2 has a lengthy half column article headed:

"The National Suffering The Work of Jewish Bondholders"

with the full text visible in the photos below.



Also on pg. 2: "... See More  

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222767

1862 Springfield Massachusetts Newspaper....

Item #222767

December 09, 1862

SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN from Massachusetts and dated December 9, 1862. 



* Hartsville Tennessee



This 4 page newspaper is in nice condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue is loaded with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes reports on:
 
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221030

Raid Near Harper's Ferry...

Item #221030

July 02, 1864

THE DAILY SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN,   Springfield, Massachusetts, dated July 2, 1864.



* Raid Near Harper's Ferry



* The Battle of Lost Mountain



This is an authentic Civil War era issue containing many advertisements and Civil War reports from the day it was first reported.  Some of the headings/reports include:  "Raid Near Harper's Ferry", "An Important Raid by General Wilson",
... See More  

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218689

1861 Bolivar, West Virginia...

Item #218689

October 19, 1861

THE NEW YORK TIMES from New York, NY and dated October 19, 1861.



* Bolivar, West Virginia

* Pilot Knob, Missouri


This 8 page newspaper is in nice condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper during this very historic time in U.S. history. This issue is loaded with advertisements and Civil War reports throughout from the day it was first reported which includes the foll
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$25.00
213937

1861 Civil War - Williamsport, Maryland....

Item #213937

June 17, 1861

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1861.  



* Rebels abandon Harper's Ferry
* Secessionists at Boonville
* Crossing the Potomac at Williamsport, MD


"THE GREAT INSURRECTION" "More Federal Troops thrown into Virginia" "Crossing the Potomac at Williamsport" "The Retreat of the Rebels from Harper's Ferry" "IMPORTANT FROM MISSOURI" "Reported Co
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211798

1860 Tenement House Fire - Fire Escapes Became Requirement...

Item #211798

February 03, 1860

NEW-YORK TIMES, Feb. 3, 1860.



Ftpg. has: Calamitous Fire Tenement House on Elm-street Destroyed Thirty Persons supposed to have Perished in the Flames. Detailed report takes much of the last column. According to Kanes Famous First Facts, this fatal fire resulted in legislation requiring tenements to have fire escapes. Other news of the day includes: "From Missouri" "Chamber Of Co... See More  

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206678

"Great Expectations" Collection VI

Item #206678

June 21, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, June 22, 1861 through August 3, 1861. This is a seven-issue set (part 6) of Harper's Weekly containing the Charles Dickens "Great Expectations" in serialization format. The set provides more than a 10% discount over purchasing the issues individually.



This set would look great displayed in one of our 17 inch by 14 inch display cases which can be viewed at www... See More  

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$472.00
206675

"Great Expectations" Collection V...

Item #206675

May 11, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 11, 1861 through June 15, 1861. This is a six-issue set (part 5) of Harper's Weekly containing the Charles Dickens "Great Expectations" in serialization format. The set provides more than a 10% discount over purchasing the issues individually.



This set would look great displayed in one of our 17 inch by 14 inch display cases which can be viewed ... See More  

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$342.00
172474

A Civil War Winslow Homer print...

Item #172474

June 08, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 8, 1861  The front page shows: "Uniforms of the Fifth Regiment New York Volunteers, Colonel Duryee, Now at Fortress Monroe". Also in this issue is a Winslow Homer print titled: "The Advance Guard of the Grand Army of U.S. Crossing the Long Bridge over the Potomac at 2 a.m. on May 24, 1861", prints of: "The Late Colonel Ellsworth&quo... See More  

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$44.00
176505

Winslow Homer print takes up the front page...

Item #176505

June 29, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 29, 1861  The entire front page is taken up with a Winslow Homer print titled: "The War--Marking Havelocks For the Volunteers". Among the full page prints inside are: "Camp Slifer" which has 3 images including: "March of Troops" and "From Chambersburgh". Also: "The Battle of Great Bethel" "Charge of Dur... See More  

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$90.00
175124

Frederic Remington cover print, plus another...

Item #175124

October 09, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 9, 1886  The full front page is a print by famed Western artist Frederic Remington, titled: "In From The Night Herd" (see). Other prints inside include a nice full page: "Over The Rocky Mountains on the Northern Pacific Railroad" by Charles Graham; a double page centerfold: "The New  York Riding Club"; another smaller R... See More  

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$49.00
172314

Winslow Homer... John Brown at Harper's Ferry...

Item #172314

November 26, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 26, 1859  Arguable the most desired print is the very nice full page by Winslow Homer: "Fall Games--The Apple Bee".

Other prints within include: 'En Route for Harper's Ferry' with just a brief bit of text; a half page: "The Royal Road to Learning - The Prince of Wales at Oxford"; a full page:"The Fall Games - The Elepha... See More  

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$59.00
172310

John Brown... Paul Du Chaillu's discovery of gorillas...

Item #172310

November 12, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 12, 1859  Two ftpg. prints show: "The Prisoner (John) Brown & His Boston Counsel" and another showing John Brown at "The Arraignment" plus an article: "Will John Brown be Hanged?"

Inside has a very nice fullpg. scene: "The Trial of John Brown for Treason & Murder" plus a lengthy related article.  The... See More  

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$61.00
172308

"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens...

Harper's Ferry... Elizabeth Blackwell, 1st American female physician...

Item #172308

November 05, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 5, 1859  The front page features a half page illustration of a "General View Of Harper's Ferry, Showing the Bridge, Armory, Adjacent Hills, Etc."  An article "The Late Invasion at Harper's Ferry" also features two 1/4 page prints: "Portrait Of Ossawattomie Brown" and "Brown, His Son, and Another Of The Outlaws... See More  

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172312

On John Brown's invasion of Harper's Ferry...

Item #172312

November 19, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 19, 1859 The full front page shows 3 illustrations of: 'Effect of John Brown's Invasion At The South', one being: 'A Southern Planter Arming His Slaves to Resist Invasion' and the other two showing Blacks as well. A halfpage illustration is entitled 'Chatham Street, N.Y., on Sunday'.  A third-page illustration features the &q... See More  

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