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Death of Robert E Lee...
Item # 173456
October 29, 1870
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1870 The full frontpage is "Balloons from Paris Passing Over the Prussian Lines". Text on the death of Robert E. Lee is on the third page of the issue. Four halfpage illustrations on the war. A fullpage illustration 'Betting on the Favorite' is a scene at a horse race track. A fullpage Thomas Nast cartoon "The Tammany King-Dom - The Power Behold the Throne. He Cannot Call His Soul His Own". 1/3 page view of "Approach to Montgomery, Alabama". 1/2 pg: 'Oyster Stands in Fulton Market'. A Thomas Nast political cartoon is on the backpage.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.