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Item # 176208
February 27, 1897
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 27, 1897 Full front page illus. of "The Armed Peace of Europe." Inside is a 1/2 pg. illus. of "Chicago's Water Supply - Winter Difficulties at the Cribs in Lake Michigan." Three small portraits of "King George of Greece, Crown Prince Konstantine of Greece and His Brother Prince George, and Queen Olga of Greece." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Greece's Invasion of Crete - The Harbor of Canea." Full pg. illus. of "The Reception of the Moorish Herald, from Massenet's 'Le Cid,' as Performed at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Scene in the Old Congressional Library, Washington, D.C., Showing Present Congested Condition."
Doublepage centerfold of "Decorative Panels by H. O. Walker and F. W. Benson in the New Congressional Library, Washington, D.C." 2/3 pg. illus. of "The Development of the Bicycle as Shown By the New York Show, February 6-13, 1897." 1/2 pg. illus. of Scene at the Twenty-First Annual Dog Show, Madison Square Garden, New York."
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 24 pages.