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The Earthquake in Italy.... James Montgomery Flagg print...
Item # 177019
January 23, 1909
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 23, 1909
There is a color cover on this issue with a photo called "Photographs of Italy's Calamity". The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Ruins of the American Consulate at Messina."
This issue has photos of "In the Italian Cities of Sorrow"; "When Nature Rises in Her Senseless Wrath"; "Messina, A City That Was"; and "The Flight From the Stricken Region." There is a double page illustration by James Montgomery Flagg "The Senses--Touch"; "Too Close for Comfort" by Frank Craig and much more.
Other advertisements of the day are included as well, helping to portray life at the turn of the century.
Category: Harper's Weekly