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Prints of the old dome and new dome of the Capitol...
Item # 642902
April 19, 1856
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, April 19, 1856 The front page shows: "Launch of the Adriatic" along with a smaller print of it as well. Inside the issue: "Ascent of Mont Blanc" which as four accompanying illustrations; a quarter page "Old Dome of the Capitol at Washington" with a full page print: "The New Dome of the Capitol at Washington"; a quarter-page "Railway Station, Washington City, D.C."; a full page "Nicaragua" with two illustrations; "The Cultivation of Mushrooms" with three illustrations; plus more.
Complete in sixteen pages, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War