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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
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 'Burning of Barnum's Museum - the Animals during the Fire' plus another illustration 'Exterior of Barnum's Museum After the Fire'. Fullpage article and illustrations of 'Ludlow Street Jail'.
The issue is complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.