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Races at Saratoga... Long Branch Beach... Round Tower...
Item # 173122
August 24, 1867
Harper's WEEKLY, August 24, 1867 The front cover features a fullpage "The Mother and Her Babe". Inside is a nice fullpage: 'The Beach at Long Branch--Wreck of the Dora Baker'. An article "Death of Miss Sedgwick" includes a small illustration of this author. The fullpage 'The Races At Saratoga' shows 4 scenes. A fullpage has 2 scenes: 'The Landlord & the Tenant--a Tenement-house Story' showing the rich and poor. "Illinois State Capitol" includes two illustrations. "The Round Tower at Newport" also has an accompanying article which "...from time immemorial an object of interest and controversy to all visitors, and the subject of songs, legends, theories, and hoaxes without number..." Complete in sixteen pages and contains additional prints and related text.