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General Grant's Children and Mrs. Grant... St. Augustine...
Item # 174972
April 25, 1885
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 25, 1885
The front page of the issue is a full page profile illustration of "Theodore Thomas" which contains an accompanying article inside. Inside is a nearly full page which shows: 'Gen. Grant's Children' and on the next page a nearly half-page illustration of 'Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant' with an accompanying article. A half-page "The 'Old Brick Church,' Near Smithfield, Virginia.". Another full page illustration is "A Collapse of 'Speculative Buildings' in New York" which is comprised of four scenes. Very nice full page 'A March Day in St. Augustine, Florida' is shown along the docks. "Philotheos Bryennios" article includes an illustration of him and a half-page map "Routes of Asiatic Cholera". A full page Thomas Nast political cartoon is entitled "Defying the People" and there are additional smaller Thomas Nast cartoons in this issue as well.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.