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Bartholdi's Statue of Liberty... The Greely expedition...
Item # 174898
August 9, 1884
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 9, 1884 Front page print: "Lieutenant A. W. Greely". Full page with 4 scenes: "Pelham Park, New York". Two full pages on "The Rescue of the Greely Expedition".
A very nice fullpg. illus. of "The Bartholdi Statue of Liberty--Beginning the Work of Removal" of the scaffolding, showing half of it above the rooftops. 2/3 print by Thomas Nast: "The 'Great American' Game of Public Office for Private Gain".
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 16 pages.