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Item # 173348
October 16, 1869
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 16, 1869 The front cover of the issue contains an article on "Father Hyacinthe" which also contains a large illustration of him as well. Inside the issue is a large illustration of 'The New York Stock Exchange Board in Session, September 25, 1869' plus a two-third page 'Scene in the Gold Room, New York City, During the Intense Excitement of Friday, September 24, 1869'. A full page on the Cuban Revolution features five illustrations, one which is "The First Cuban Man-of-War, the 'Cuba,' Formerly the 'Hornet'". Two full page illustrations are "Something New" and "Byron, the Forbidden". "The Andaman Monkey" article also has a large accompanying illustration. A one-third page illustration is 'The Central Pacific Railroad, Passenger Train Passing the Palisades, Nevada'. An article on "James Fisk, Jun." also has a large illustration of him. The back page features a Thomas Nast political cartoon.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.