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The Mormon War...
Item # 172158
May 29, 1858
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 29, 1858 The front page shows: 'Hon. William M Gwin, of California'. 'Travel notes in Bible Lands' features 'Plain and Ruins of Sardis'. 'The Great Bell Crevasse' just above New Orleans shows 3 scenes. Nice full page illustrations of 'Battle of the Waxhaws, May 29, 1780' and 'The Storming of Ft. George, May 27, 1813', both nice war scenes. A nice half page illustration "Elelphant-Washing in India" with accompanying text.
Page 2 has an article: "The Mormon Hegira" (flight to a more desirable place) which reports on the on-going Mormon War with the United States.
Complete in 16 pages, in good condition as shown and contains additional prints and related text.