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Huge Thomas Nast political cartoon consumes the front page...
Item # 661444
October 2, 1880
THE PEOPLE, Indianapolis, Indiana, Oct. 2, 1880
* Rare Midwestern title
* Caricaturist Thomas Nast
This newspaper existed from 1870 thru 1903. Only held by 3 institutions: 1 has just 3 issues; 1 has just 1 issue; 1 has a sizable run.
The Entire front page is taken up with a Thomas Nast political cartoon captioned: "Every Public Question With An Eye Only to the Public Good." and headed: "Fac Similie of CREDIT MOBILIER CARTOON, Published in Harper's Weekly, March 15th, 1973. Pages inside are in typical newspaper format.
Eight pages, never-trimmed margins so it folds out to one large sheet, archival mend at the spine, minor margin tears & wear.
Category: Post-Civil War