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Item # 651726
January 24, 1857
BALLOU'S PICTORIAL, Boston, Massachusetts, January 24, 1857 The front page of this issue contains the "Wreck of the Arcadia on Sable Island - British Humane Society's Medal" and contains a half-page illustration of the wreck and a small illustration of the medal. Within in the issue is"View of Gaeta, Italy"; a nice double-page centerfold "View in Boston Harbor - English Mail Steamer Going to Sea"; half-page "court Scene in Oude, India"; an illustration and article on the late chief engineer of the fire department "Elisha Smith, Jr."; "Turkish Life"; and "Cars Taking Engine from New York to Boston" with accompanying article "Railroads". Additional articles, stories and advertisements are within.
Complete in 16 pages, very lite foxing, otherwise in good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War