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AUTHENTIC HISTORICAL NEWSPAPER COLLECTION

$150.00

This is a set of original authentic historical newspapers and newspaper clippings (not reprints) donated to the Foundation from the personal collection of journalist, local historian and CEO of SCVTV Santa Clarita, Leon Worden. All newspapers are in fair condition for their age with the expected yellowing over time and some tears, particularly at the left edges. Many of the newspaper clippings are from major events of World War II. There are other clippings related to famous events from the 1930’s to the 1960’s.

THIS ITEM IS FOR LOCAL PICKUP ONLY IN SANTA CLARITA. PLEASE CHOOSE “LOCAL PICKUP” AT CHECKOUT.

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Included in this collection:

Los Angeles Times, July 10, 1944, Fall of Saipan, Japan (front page only)

Los Angeles Times, October 9, 1944, Death of Wendell L. Willkie, Patton Hits Nazis (front page only)

Los Angeles Times, January 10, 1945, U.S. Troops Under General MacArthur Invade Luzon, Philippines (first 4 pages only)

Los Angeles Times, February 26, 1945, US Blitz of Tokyo, Yanks Sweeping Toward Cologne, Germany (front page only)

The Washington Post, January 20, 1949, Inauguration of President Harry S Truman (Souvenir Inaugural Edition)

The Evening Star, Washington, DC, January 20, 1953, Inauguration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (complete newspaper)

The Evening Star, Washington, DC, January 21, 1953, Inauguration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (local section only)

The Alexandria Gazette, January 20, 1953, Inauguration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (front section only)

The Washington Post, January 20, 1953, Inauguration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (front, second, and special inaugural sections only)

The Washington Post, January 21, 1953, Inauguration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (front and second section only)

The Washington Post, November 27, 1963, President Johnson’s first day at the White House after JFK assassination (front section only)

Los Angeles Evening Herald Examiner, April 6, 1964, Death of General Douglas MacArthur (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, May 16, 1972, George Wallace Shot and Paralyzed in Both Legs (front section only)

The Valley News and Green Sheet, January 23, 1973, Death of President Lyndon B. Johnson (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, January 23, 1973, Death of President Lyndon B. Johnson (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, January 25, 1973, Truce in Vietnam War (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, February 1, 1973, Henry Kissinger Will Go To Hanoi to Discuss Reconstruction (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, May 5, 1974, Complete text of President Nixon’s Watergate Transcript (one section only)

Los Angeles Times, August 6, 1974, Nixon Admits Coverup (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, August 7, 1974, Senate GOP Pressure on Nixon Mounts (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, August 8, 1974, Nixon Resignation Appears Imminent (front section only)

Los Angeles Times, January 2, 1975, Conviction of Watergate Figures Ehrlichman, Haldeman, Mitchell (front section only)

New York Post, November 8, 2000, George Bush elected President but Gore to Challenge Vote in Florida (complete newspaper)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Weight 25 lbs
Dimensions 22 × 15 × 12 in

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