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Celebrating the Declaration of Independence...
Item # 176244
July 03, 1897
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 3, 1897 Full front page illus. of "Jefferson Reading the Rough Draft of the Declaration of Independence to Franklin."
Inside is a 1/2 pg. illus. of "Meeting of the Eighteenth National Saengerfest, At Philadelphia, June 21-26." Full pg. illus. of "The Reunion of Confederate Veterans at the Tennessee Centennial and International Exposition, June 22-24."
Doublepage centerfold of "Reading the Declaration of Independence to the American Troops on the Common, New York, July 9, 1776." Full pg. illus. of "The Cuban Insurrection - Who Began the Concentration." Doublepage centerfold of "The Harvard-Yale-Cornell Boat Race at Poughkeepsie, New York, June 25, 1897."
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 26 pages.