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Thomas Nast print... Molly Maguires...
Item # 174014
March 04, 1876
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 4, 1876 The inside of this issue has a brief article regarding the infamous Molly Maguires. An opposing page has a nice illustrated advertisement for: "Molly Maguire, The Terror of the Coal Fields. By Daniel Doyle, A Mine Boss", which includes considerable details regarding the Mollies. This issue also contains the following: a full front page Thomas Nast political cartoon: "February 22, 1876", over half page illustration: "A Scrub-Race on the Plains", shows young men on horseback, 3/4 page: "The Country of Macbeth", shows 6 scenes, full page: "The New York Fire Insurance Patrol", is great on early fire fighting, full page: "The Grand Plaza, Centennial Grounds, Philadelphia", 3/4 page: "Charlotte Cushman", and more (see images).
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.