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Item # 172180
August 14, 1858
Harper's WEEKLY, New York, August 14, 1858
The frontpage features an article and halfpage illustration of "The Atlantic Telegraph" (England, United States). Inside halfpage map of "The Gulf of Petielle." Also two illustrations of boats including "The Pei-Ho Forts" and "Victoria, Vancouver's Island." The Great Cricket Match at Hoboken" includes a halfpage illustration of "Cricket Match Between Canada and the United States, at Hoboken, August 2, 3, and 4 1858." Two full page illustrations of sailboats including "The Atlantic Telegraph Expedition - The 'Agamemnon' and 'Niagara' Laying the Cable in Mid Ocean" and "The Atlantic Telegraph Expedition - The 'Niagara' and the 'Agamemnon' in the Gale." Two 1/4 page illustration of "Robbery: Old and New." Halfpage illustration of "Messrs. Cope & Company's Cigar Factory, Liverpool, England."
This issue is complete in 16 pages, in good condition as shown and contains additional prints and related text.