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"Remember the Maine"...

Item # 615506

December 2, 1890

ONCE A WEEK, New York, Dec. 2, 1890 

* USS Maine launched
* Armored Cruiser
* Prints

Formatted much like "Harper's Weekly" but a more rare title. The front page has a comic, Black-themed illustration: "A Stern Chase Is a Long Chase". The doublepg. centerfold his a large, multi-panel political cartoon (see). A halfpg: "Launch of the U.S. Cruiser Maine From the Brooklyn Navy Yard", which would come to more infamous fame 8 years later when it was blown up during the Spanish-American War.
Sixteen pages, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War

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