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Item # 173340
September 18, 1869
HARPER'S WEEKLY, from New York, dated September 18, 1869 The front page illustration is of the 'New Mercantile Library Building, San Francisco, California'. A fullpage illustration is of 'Plaza De Armas, Havana, Showing the Captain-General's Palace.' Two halfpage illustrations are 'Boat House of the London Rowing Club on the Thames' and "The Crab-Tree Inn, on the Thames". The majority of the doublepage centerfold is 'Long Branch by Moonlight'. A fullpage illustration is "Choice Breeds of Poultry Recently Imported from Ireland" which shows 11 breeds. An article "Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania" also features a halfpage illustration 'View of Mauch Chunk, Carbon County, Pennsylvania.' A halfpage illustration is "Workmen Laying the Concrete Pavement in New York City". The backpage features a political cartoon by Thomas Nast.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.