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Early James Garfield... Nice railroad print...
Item # 565229
June 20, 1874
LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, from New York, dated June 20, 1874 The front cover is a fullpage: "Ladie's Dress Reform Meeting At Freeman Place Chapel, Boston, Mass." Inside is a halfpage: "Gen. Grant Laying The Cornerstone Of The Museum Of Natural History, Manhattan Square". Another illustration is a fullpage: "Drinking Beef Blood Consumptives At The Brighton Abattoir, Boston." Another page has a 3 by 2 inch portrait and a biographical sketch of: "Hon. James A. Garfield, M. C." Fullpg: "Danger Signal On The Erie Railway.--The Torpedo--'Down the Brakes.'" which is a very nice railroad print.
This is complete in 16 pages and has some staining on the frontpage and a few archival mend, otherwise is in good condition.
Category: Post-Civil War