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Henry Stanley, explorer... Frederic Remington...
Item # 175354
December 22, 1888
Harper's WEEKLY, from New York, dated December 22, 1888 The full frontpage of the issue contains the portrait of 'Henry M. Stanley', the famous African explorer. Inside the issue is a fullpage "The Expedition to Hayti" which is comprised of two halfpage illustrations and an inset of Admiral Luce. The doublepage centerfold is "The Late Henry Hobson Richardson's Design For An American Cathedral". A fullpage by Frederic Remington: 'Lieutenant Johnson and the Tenth United States Cavalry in Arizona' shows 5 illustrations, 3 showing Black soldiers (Buffalo soldiers) which has an accompanying article. "The Trouble at Birmingham" features a one-third page engraving 'The Attack on the Jail at Birmingham, Alabama'.
Complete in sixteen pages and contains additional prints and related text.