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February 14, 1852

THE CARPET-BAG, N.Y., Feb. 14, 1852 An unusual name for a publication, with a large image of a carpetbag on the front page. Has mostly literary-related content, including, on pg. 5, the poem "The Prisoner Of Chillon" by Lord Byron, with an illustration of Chillon prison. A volume I issue (number 46). A bit smaller than Harper's Weekly, has 8 pgs.

Category: Pre-Civil War