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Item # 174276

September 07, 1878

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 7, 1878  The full front page is a print of: "The New York Elevated Railroad - View in Franklin Square."
Inside prints include a half page: "A Skirmish with an Unwelcome Intruder"; half page: "Locusts in South India - Driving Them From the Fields"; full page: "The Highlands of the Hudson, From Anthony's Nose, Looking North" two-thirds page: "A Mussulman Pilgrimage to the Tomb of Moses."
Also, a full page: "Wedding Trip of the Blackville Twins - Off for Europe"; two quarter-page portraits of" "John H. Raymond, LL.D., Late President of Vassar College" and "Evert Augustus Duyckinck"; a half page: "Raising Cleopatra's Needle on the Thames Embankment"; full page: "Sea Side Homes for Children."
The Supplement issue has a full doublepage centerfold of: "The Cathedral at Exeter, England".
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 16 pages and is in good condition.

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