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Valentine's Day prints... Shocking Scene At A Fire in Brooklyn...
Item # 172234
February 19, 1859
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 19, 1859 The front page has a print titled: "Arrival of the Country Postman On St. Valentine's Morning". Inside has prints of: "A Fire Hunt In Georgia" "Discovery of Three Half-starved Alms House Children in the Room of a Hired Nurse..." "A Cock Fight Among the Athenians of Boston" "Shocking Scene At A Fire in Brooklyn" shows people leaping out of a burning building; "W.S. & C.H. Thomson's Skirt Manufactory".
The doublepage centerfold is taken up with: "View Of The City & Harbor of Genoa, Italy" as as well as a: "View Of Milan". The back page has two cartoonish prints of: "City Valentines".
Complete in 16 pages.