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President Magazine Covers – 19 Presidential Inaugurations 1937-2009

President Magazine Covers – 19 Presidential Inaugurations 1937-2009

On Inauguration Day we look at collecting Presidents on magazine covers since the first January 20 inauguration in 1937. With estimated values and explanations.

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Morse and the Telegraph This Date in 1838; Plus 1877 Magazine with Alexander Graham Bell

Morse and the Telegraph This Date in 1838; Plus 1877 Magazine with Alexander Graham Bell

Posted on the anniversary of Morse demonstrating the telegraph for the first time in 1838. Morse gets mention in the 1877 article about Alexander Graham Bell, Elisha Gray and the telephone from a rare vintage magazine.

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The Wright Brothers Historic Flight at Kitty Hawk

The Wright Brothers Historic Flight at Kitty Hawk

Period coverage of the Wright Brothers historic flight at Kitty Hawk from inside the pages of Harper’s Weekly, January 30, 1904 issue.

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Outstanding Old Magazines Prices Realized, Fall 2006

Outstanding Old Magazines Prices Realized, Fall 2006

A look at what some select magazine back issues actually sold for on the eBay site in the Fall of 2006. Prices realized on Salinger, Fitzgerald, Stegner, and more.

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Look Magazine, November 3, 1953 Magazine Back Issue

Look Magazine, November 3, 1953 Magazine Back Issue

An in depth examination of the November 3, 1953 back issue of Look magazine. A trip back in time to relive history as it happened in 1953.

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The North American Review, March-April-May 1927 Magazine Back Issue

The North American Review, March-April-May 1927 Magazine Back Issue

An in depth examination of the March-April-May 1927 back issue of the North American Review magazine. The world from a 1927 perspective.

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