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John A. Roebling's death - print and report...
Item # 173328
August 07, 1869
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 7, 1869 The front page two quarterpage illustrations of "The Late John A. Roebling" and "Hon. H. T. Blow, U.S. Minister to Brazil." along with a halfpage illustration of "The Kansas City Bridge, Missouri." Inside is a quarterpage illustration of a statue of "The Soldier of the Seventh Regiment" which was placed at New York Central Park along with a halfpage illustration of "A Scene at Saratoga During the Visit of the Seventh Regiment." A halfpage illustration "Trolling for Maskinonge on the St. Lawrence River, Among the Thousand Islands." 1/4 pg. "Map of Hempstead Plains, Long Island, Recently Purchased by Mr. A. T. Stewart." There is also a full page illustration of "Flirtation" and "A Summer Evening on the Boulevards of Paris." A fullpage illustration is showing the "Pearl Fishery in the Gulf of California." A quarterpage illustration is of "M. Eugene Rouger." along with a one-third page illustration of "Ball's Equestrian Statue of Washington, Public Garden, Boston." A one-third page illustration is of "Alms-House, Cincinnati, Ohio." The back page features a political cartoon by Thomas nast.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.