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The new Indian Head penny... Mormon Temple in Nebraska...
Item # 647248
October 16, 1858
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 16, 1858 The ftpg. shows; "Conflagration of the Crystal Palace, New York" with more prints on this inside. Prints inside include: "Steamers at Anchor in Put-In Bay, Lake Erie" ""Picnic at Put-In Bay, Lake Erie"; a great numismatic item with obverse & reverse prints of the: "Proposed New Cent, U.S. Currency" with text. This was the Indian Head Penny which would be minted from 1859 thru 1909.
Also: "View of Ellisdale" which appears to have been a town in Nebraska. "Residence of the Oldest Inhabitant, Council Bluffs" "Remains of the Original Mormon Temple, Crescent City" "Herndon House Hotel, Omaha City" and more.
Sixteen pages, scattered foxing, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War