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Discovery of anesthesia...
Item # 176170
October 17, 1896
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 17, 1896 Full front page illus. of "Willie in Wonderland." Inside is a full pg. of illus. of "Destruction Caused by the Southern Cyclone of September 29." Full pg. of illus. of "The Late George Du Maurier, with some Illustrations from His Works." Full pg. illus. of "A Conference at the Popocratic Headquarters, Chicago."
Most of a doublepage centerfold shows: "Robert Reid's Decorations in the Congressional Library, Washington, D.C." Full pg. with two illus. of "The Cruise of the United States Sloop of War 'Wasp'." Full pg. of illus. of "The Semicentenial of the Discovery of Anesthesia."