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P.T. Barnum's Museum fire... Ludlow Street Jail (NY)...
Item # 173184
March 21, 1868
Harper's WEEKLY, New York, March 21, 1868
* The fire at P.T. Barnum's American Museum
The prime feature of this issue is the set of full-page images related to the fire at P.T. Barnum's American Museum: 'Burning of Barnum's Museum - the Animals during the Fire,' and the 'Exterior of Barnum's Museum After the Fire'. Releated text is present as well.
Full frontpage shows the 7 'Portraits of Managers to Conduct the Impeachment of President Johnson'. Halfpage: 'The Last Speech of Impeachment - Thaddeus Stevens Closing the Debate in the House, March 2' shows Thaddeus Stevens closing the debate. Fullpage: 'President Johnson's Last Levee at the White House' and Fullpage article and illustrations of 'Ludlow Street Jail'.
The issue is complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.