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177500

Dickinson College...

Item #177500

June 20, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 20, 1908  The front page of this issue reads: "Africa: April 1 1909 - 'Delighted'".  Additional inside photos regard the 125th anniversary of Dickinson's College in Carlisle Pennsylvania, as well as plans for the new NY City Municipal Building.  A double page center fold is titled: "A Post-Graduate Course" (see phot... See More  

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177354

William Howard Taft.... Republican Convention...

Item #177354

June 27, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 27, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by Kemble, "The Prelude." There are also other sketchings by him which include "Circus Day in the Coliseum"; a double page of "They're Off--and Going Some"; and full pages of "The Third Day at Chicago"; "The Moist Fourth Day"; and Convention... See More  

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177355

Death of Grover Cleveland... Mark Twain...

Item #177355

July 04, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 4, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "Grover Cleveland - When First a Candidate for the Presidency." There is then an article, "The Funeral Ceremonies at Princeton" with photos of Mr. Cleveland's funeral. There are also photos and an article of "The Death of Grover Cleveland." The photos sh... See More  

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177356

The Wedding of Ambassador Reid's Daughter....

Item #177356

July 11, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 11, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Where He Keeps the Labor Vote." There is also an illustration of "An Office Building in the Clouds."

Photos include "The Wedding of Ambassador Reid's Daughter"; "A Fairly City of a Million Lights"; "The Princess Trou... See More  

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177364

The Olympics in London....

Item #177364

July 25, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "The Donkey: 'What do I Get Out of It?'"

There is a half page photo of "Bryan and Murphy Hand in Hand." There are two full pages of photos of "America's Olympian Victors--The Athletes Who Scored Against the World in the British Stadium&quo... See More  

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177505

The Olympics in London....

Item #177505

August 01, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 1, 1908 The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "'Get Out of the Way? I Guess Not!' " There are photos of "America First at Olympia" and American Laurels at Olympia." There is then a photo of "The Republican Battle Front" which is a photo of George R. Sheldon, William H. Taft, Frank R. ... See More  

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177506

Mr. Taft's Nomination....

Item #177506

August 08, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 8, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Marse Henry's Reward."



Photos in this issue include "The New Theatre and its Managers"; Notifying Mr. Taft of his Nomination for the Presidency"; Farman's Aeroplane in Flight at Brighton Beach"; "Independence and Prohib
... See More  

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177507

Olympics in London....

Item #177507

August 15, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 15, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "'Which 'Opposition' Will You Have, Mr. Pulitzer?' "



This issue has photos of "Awarding the Olympic Prizes" which includes and photo of "Queen Alexandra presenting the Marathon Trophy to Hayes, the American Winner."
... See More  

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177508

Yachting...

Item #177508

August 22, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 22, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "A Campaign Contribution From the Carolinas."



This issue has an article and photos of "The Disaster in the North West" plus photos of "When Royalty Goes Yachting"; "The Winner of the New York to Paris Race"; "Studies in 'Ma... See More  

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177016

Asbury Park's Baby Parade....

Item #177016

September 12, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 12, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "'Bryan Will Carry New York' 'Hey?' "



This issue has photos of "Mr. Taft Goes Fishing--Not for Votes" and "The Olympians Visit the President." There is also an article with photos of "In Titania's Realm--
... See More  

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177015

Past Work of Thomas Nast ~ Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey...

W.A. Rogers... Wright Brothers Record...

Item #177015

September 19, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 19, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Special Inducements for a Revival of Business."



This issue has photos of "The Men Behind the Political Guns" and "Folk Dances by New York Schoolgirls." There is then an article of "The Origin of American Cartoon Symbols&quo
... See More  

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177014

W.A. Rogers... Baseball in 1908...

Item #177014

October 10, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 10, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "T. R. 'Our Candidate is the Strongest Man I Know'--He Needs to Be."

This issue has a photo of "The Pope's Ecclesiastical Jubilee"; photos of "The American Fleet at the Antipodes"; "In the Trail of the Adirondack Forest Fires&... See More  

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177012

The Greatest Ball Game Ever Played ~ Chicago Cubs and New York Giants...

Item #177012

October 17, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 17, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "'Giddap, Bill!' "



This issue has photos of "The Greatest Ball Game Ever Played" between Chicago Cubs and New York Giants on October 8, 1908; "Pittsburgh Celebrates its Hundred-and-Fiftieth Birthday"; "The Socialist Pr
... See More  

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177511

Presidental Candidates in the West.... W.A. Rogers...

Item #177511

October 24, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 24, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Somewhat Obscured, But Still Visible."



This issue has photos of "A House that was Built in a Day"; "With the Candidates in the West"; "A Glance Across the Footlights" and "The Coming Alaska-Yukon Expositio
... See More  

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177347

Alaska... E. W. Kemble...

Item #177347

November 21, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 21, 1908  The front page of this issue has a photo of "Paying A Nation's Debt."



This issue has a photo of "Alaska--Ten Years After"; "The Launching of the First American 'Dreadnought' "; and "Where Abraham is Buried." There is also a double page illustration of " 'Here's to Yo
... See More  

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177349

King Edward's Sixty-Seventh Birthday....

Item #177349

November 28, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 28, 1908  The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Hothead of Europe" which is relating to Kaiser William.



This issue has a photo of "The Most Eloquent Woman in the World" and "King Edward Enjoying his Sixty-Seventh Birthday." There is a photo of "A Prima Donna By Right and Role"; and a double
... See More  

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177350

Harvard defeats Yale at Football.... James Montgomery Flagg...

Item #177350

December 05, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 5, 1908  The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Coming Mistress of the White House", the latest photograph of Mrs. William H. Taft.



This issue has a photo of "Dorando Turns the Tables on Hayes"; "The Founder of a "Social Service" Church"; "Harvard Defeats Yale at Football for the First
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564386

Man-Made Tidal Waves... Patent for Automatic Brake... Miniature Railroads...

Item #564386

January 02, 1909

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, from New York, dated January 2, 1909. The full front page illustration: "The Great Wave Scene At The London Hippodrome" "Forty-five tons of water are dropped from overhead tanks on a wave-forming board and projected into the arena." Also within this issue is "Miniature Railroads for country Transportation"; "Moving Pictures That Sing and Talk... See More  

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177358

The Earthquake in Messina.... W.A. Rogers print... Mark Twain...

Item #177358

January 30, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 30, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has an illustration of "A Solid Man on a Solid Foundation" by W. A. Rogers.



This issue has photos of "Counting the Cost of Messina's Tragedy" and "In the Awful Quiet of Sicily's Awakening." There is a piece of writing by Mark Tw... See More  

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177220

Remembering Abraham Lincoln....

Item #177220

February 13, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 13, 1909  The color cover of Abraham Lincoln (by Stanton Palmer) is not included.  However, all other Lincoln related coverage (prints and text), as shown in the images, are present - including the standard cover with which includes Abraham Lincoln.

This issue has photos and an article of "Lincoln's Last Hours" and an illustration of... See More  

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177338

Mr. Taft in Panama.... A Capable Humorist by Mark Twain...

Item #177338

February 20, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 20, 1909  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "February 22, 1732" by A. D. Blashfield which is referencing the birth of George Washington.

This issue has photos of "Mr. Taft at Panama"; "Our Wonderful Country" and there is an article with illustrations of "The Discovery of the Soul" by Victor

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177339

Niagara Falls in Ice....

Item #177339

February 27, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 27, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has an illustration of "Around the World and Home Again" by L. A. Shafer.



This issue has photos of "Niagara's Might Chained in Ice" and a double page illustration of "The Grub Ride" by Frank Craig. There is also an illustration of "... See More  

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177516

Pacific-Northwest Number...

Item #177516

April 03, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 3, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue called "Pacific-Northwest Number". The front page of this issue has an illustration of "Bird's-Eye View of the Alaska-Yukon- Pacific Exposition at Seattle."



This issue has many articles including "Farthest South" which is of a journey of crossing the Antarctic; "Th... See More  

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177519

Mark Twain ad....

Item #177519

April 24, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 24, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has an illustration of "'Dreadnought" by W. A. Rogers.



This issue has photos of "Travels With an Ex-President"; a photo of "Mrs. T. Suffern Tailer, of New York" and "A King of the Ring." There is also a double page illustration by... See More  

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177520

Mark Twain ad....

Item #177520

May 01, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 1, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Man Who Raised the Price of Bread."



This issue has a photo of "A Star in the Making" which is of Miss Helen Ware, and there is an article of called "How Canada Started the Marathon Craze" by William Hemmingway. There are also i... See More  

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556897

Baseball...

Item #556897

May 06, 1909

LESLIE'S WEEKLY ILLUSTRATED, New York City, New York, May 6, 1909



* Baseball



The front page of this issue has a color illustration titled "The Modern Marathoners".



There are several pages with photos including "Pictorial Bulletin of Recent Noteworthy Events" (8 photos), Civil War and Frightful Massacre in the Turkish Empire" (9 photos), "Our Amateur Photo Pri... See More  

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177521

Frank Marshall White... W. J. Biggs... Kemble...

Item #177521

May 08, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "The New "Sick Man of Europe"--Mahomet V."



This issue has a photos and an article on "Fostering Foreign Criminals" by Frank Marshall White and "The New Order in Turkey." There is a photo spread of "The Opening of the ... See More  

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177523

The "Conqueror" falls one mile in balloon race....

Item #177523

May 22, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 22, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "Race-Track Betting According to Law."



This issue has photos and an article on "Falling a Mile through Space" by Edward Wesley Potter. There are photos of "The American Polo Team Which Will Play in England for the International Cup.&quo... See More  

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177524

Julia Ward Howe....

Item #177524

June 05, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 5, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "Julia Ward Howe at Ninety", the author of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic".



This issue has a photo spread of "New Jersey's Amateur Race Meet." There is an illustration of "A Notable Portrait in Water-Color" and ther... See More  

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177525

Mr. Roosevelt in Africa....

Item #177525

June 12, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 12, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has a photo of "There are Other Games Besides Golf." This photo is of President Taft pitching two balls at the start of a game between "the local Yale nine and a team of visiting Yale men."



This issue has a photo spread of "Mr. Roosevelt in the Lion Coun... See More  

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177367

Nocturnal baseball....

Item #177367

July 10, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 10, 1909  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "Disturbers of Traffic" by G. J. Perrett.

This issue has a photo spread of "The Senate Studies the Problem of Flight"; "Cincinnati's Novel Attempt at Nocturnal Baseball"; "A Prisoner of Science"; "The United States Open Golf Championship at Englew... See More  

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177529

Mr. August Belmont.... Polo... James Montgomery Flagg print...

Item #177529

July 17, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 17, 1909  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "The Old Guard" by Hy. S. Watson.



This issue has a photo spread of "Celebrities Do Honor to Champlain"; "A Triumph for American Sport"; "The Winning of the American Polo Cup in England"; and there is "A Recent Portrait of Mr. August Belmont.&qu... See More  

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177530
Item #177530

July 24, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 24, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Executive Wink--Mr. Taft's Contribution to the Presidential Humanities--The Successor to Mr. Roosevelt's Illustrious Smile."



This issue has a photo spread of "A Summer Camp for New York Newsboys"; "Getting Ready for the Hu... See More  

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177535

President Taft on Vacation....

Item #177535

August 28, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 28, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Chief Umpire of the Great War Game."



This issue has an article and photos of "How Boston was Taken" by William Inglis. There is an illustration of "A Book-Worm's Paradise" by Vernon Howe Bailey and there is a photo of &... See More  

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177536

The North Pole.... Commander Peary...

Item #177536

September 11, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 11, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "The American Who Reached the North Pole."



This issue has an article of "The North Pole Found--Dr. Frederick A. Cook's Own Story of His Remarkable Achievement." There are photo spreads of "The Bird-Men at Rheims"; "I... See More  

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177537

The North Pole - Dr. Cook and Commander Peary...

Item #177537

September 18, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 18, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "Edward Henry Harriman."



This issue has illustrations of "Personages at the New York State Democratic League Conference at Saratoga, September 9 and 10" and "Now, Then, All Together!" both drawn by Kemble. There is a map of &... See More  

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177129

Famous issue of Wilbur Wright circling the Statue of Liberty...

Item #177129

October 09, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 9, 1909 Almost the entire front page is taken up with the famous photo captioned: "A New Kind Of Gull In New York Harbor--Wilbur Wright...made a most spectacular flight on Sept. 29th when he circled the Statue of Liberty...without mishap..." . A great & very displayable issue on early aviation. Additional prints include:  "The History ... See More  

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177077

Wilbur Wright's famous flight...

Item #177077

October 16, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 16, 1909  Full front page photo: "Wilbur Wright's Amazing Flight", shows Wright in flight over the Hudson River with New York in the background. Inside page has 3 photos relating to Wrights flight. The issue contains many other prints, news of the day, and period advertisements.

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177541
Item #177541

October 30, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 30, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "Charles Seymour Whitman."



This issue has an illustration of "Removing the Mask" by Kemble and there is a photo of "A Wandering Star--Miss Marie Doro." There is a double page illustration of "The Same Old Game by the Same ... See More  

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177542
Item #177542

November 06, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 6, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "New York's Next Mayor."



This issue has a photo of "The Youngest Actress on the Stage" and "Quebec's Art Treasure-Trove." There is a double page photo spread of "The New Theatre" and "The Play and the Pla... See More  

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177547

Football with its New Rules....

Item #177547

November 13, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 13, 1909  The front page of this issue has an illustration of "After Forty Years" by Sarah K. Smith. This issue has an illustration of "After the Battle" by Kemble and photo spreads of "America's Premier Automobile Race"; "The Paper Town that Northcliffe Built"; "Following the Ball Under the New Rules&quo... See More  

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177543

Jaems Montgomery Flagg...

Item #177543

November 20, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 20, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has a photo of "A New Power in New York's Drama."



This issue has an illustration of " 'Do It Now!' " by Kemble and there are photos of "The House that Tammany Built"; "An Anarchist's Peace Tribute to the Drama" and &quo... See More  

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177546
Item #177546

December 25, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 25, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has a photo of "The Passing of Leopold." This issue has an illustration of ""There Will be a Decided Uplift to the Democratic Party in New York State When the Newly Formed League Gets into Action"-Daily Paper" by Kemble and there are photos of &quo... See More  

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177549
Item #177549

January 01, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 1, 1910



The front page of this issue has a photo of "'And There Were in the Same Country Shepherds Abiding in the Field, Keeping Watch Over Their Flocks' --Luke; II., 8."



There is an illustration of "The Senatorial Hall of Fame--New Jersey--Kean and Briggs" by Kemble and there is an article of "A Nation of Great Bridges&... See More  

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177550

King Edward VII Goes Hunting.... death of Frederic Remington...

Item #177550

January 08, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 8, 1910



The front page of this issue has a photo of "An Interpreter of the West", portrait of Frederic Remington who recently died.



There is an article of "The Price of Peace" by Major R. C. Croxton, 9th U.S. Infantry. Also in this issue are several photos of "His Majesty Goes Shooting" and there is an article of "... See More  

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177844

James Montgomery Flagg print...

Aeroplane Flight... measuring the altitude...

Item #177844

January 15, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 15, 1910  This issue contains the wonderful double page centerfold print, "Better Than Sugar", by James Montgomery Flagg.  Another print of note is, "A Winter Cargo From Maine", by H.M. Brett.  Also included are: "The Most Important City Official In The World", "The Senatorial Hall Of Fame", by E.W. Kimbl... See More  

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177843

Southampton golf...

James Montgomery Flagg print...

Item #177843

January 22, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 22, 1910  This issue contains the wonderful double page centerfold print, "Their Daughter's Voice", by James Montgomery Flagg (has two small staple marks from being bound).  Another print of note is, "You've Got To Cut Loose, Mr. President, If You Ever Expect To Reach The Top", by E.W. Kemble.  Two pages are dedicate... See More  

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177551

Mr. Morgan Gives Hartford an Art Gallery....

Item #177551

January 29, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 29, 1910



The front page of this issue has an illustration of "The Patchwork Quilt" by Sarah K. Smith.



There is an article of "Mr. Morgan's Latest Gift to Art" which is followed by a photo of Mr. Morgan, labeled "Mr. Morgan Gives Hartford an Art Gallery." There is a photo spread of "Chicago's Annual Art Exh... See More  

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177552

Paris Flooded....

Item #177552

February 05, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY,  New York, February 5, 1910



The front page of this issue has a photo of "Where the Paris Floods Did Their Worst."



There are photos of "The Flooded Section of Paris" and "A Superior Representative of 'The Inferior Sex.'" Also in this issue is an article and photos of "Canada's Athletic Prowess" and the double page i... See More  

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177553

Paris Flooded....

Item #177553

February 12, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 12, 1910



The front page of this issue has a photo of "The River that Spilled Over."



There are photos of "Paris and its Suburbs Under Water"; "A Star From Arcady" and there is a double page illustration of "Their First Car" by James Montgomery Flagg. There is also an illustration of "Robbing the Sea of Its To... See More  

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