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The Congressional Library, Washington, D.C...
Item # 176198
January 23, 1897
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 23, 1897 The front page of this issue has a full page illustration which shows: "3rd U.S. Cavalry--Military tournament, Madison Sq. Garden" plus another full page inside which has 3 illustrations of the same.
The double page centerfold has 6 illustrations of "The Evolution of a Book--John W. Alexander's Decorations for the New Congressional Library, Washington, D.C." Another full page has 7 illustrations titled: "Along the Line of the Peruvian Central Railroad, The Tallest in the World". There is also a 1/3 page illustration of "General Juan Rius Rivera, Insurgent Leader in Pinar Del Rio" in Cuba.
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 24 pages.