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Item # 175234
October 29, 1887
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1887 Full front pg. illus. of "The Presidential Train Approaching Atlanta." Inside are two 1/6 pg. portraits of "Signor Francisco Crispi, Premier of the Italian Ministry" and "The Late Elihu B. Washburne." 1/3 pg. illus. of "Dedication of the Statue of General Meade in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, October 18, 1887."
Double page centerfold containing many illus. pertaining to "The Work of Construction of the New Croton Aqueduct." Full pg. illus. of "Sketches on the Coast of Siberia." Full pg. illus. containing many illus. pertaining to "Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio." "Impressions of Our Base-Ball Artist" are six cartoon-style illustrations represent a player from each of the baseball teams.
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 16 pages.
Supplement: Two 1/2 pg. illus. pertaining to "The President in the South" including "The President's Call on Mrs. Polk at Nashville" and "Viewing the Deer at Belle Mead." Full pg. illus. of "The President's Reception at the Capitol City Club, Atlanta." Full pg. illus. of "The President's Welcome to Memphis." Two 1/2 pg. illus. pertaining to "The Presidential Journey South."