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Harper's Ferry Invasion... Wiard's Steam Ice Cars...
Item # 605227
December 3, 1859
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, December 3, 1859 Page 2 of this issue contains a report "Harper's Ferry Invasion" which reports the time is nearing for the execution of John Brown and his confederates. Also within the issue is "Wiard's Steam Ice Cars For Winter Transit on Snow and Ice Roads"; "The Disaster to the North Star, U.S. Mail Steamship, of the Vanderbilt Line to California"; "Wreck of the Australian Mail Steamer Royal Charter, on the Coast of Wales" and more illustrations, articles and advertisements.
Complete in 16 pages, evenly browned and scattered foxing, and otherwise in good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War