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Thomas Nast... Pilgrim with turkey... The execution of Louis Riel... Billiards.. Texas...



Item # 175034

November 28, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 28, 1885 (with Supplement)  Full ftpg. by Nast, shows a pilgrim about to carve a turkey on 'the Union Altar'. Fullpg: 'Washington Market the Day Before Thanksgiving' & 'Galveston After the Fire' halfpg: 'The Billiard Tournament at Chicago' & 'An Incident of the Small-pox Epidemic in Montreal' plus SUPPLEMENT color doublepage centerfold: 'Winter In The Woods'. Page 3 (770) has "RIEL", which includes 3 paragraphs on the execution of Louis Riel which occurred in Canada.
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 16 pages.

Category: 1880-1889