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Portraits of various dog breeds...
Harlam River... Fishing... Lake George, New York...
Item # 659736
September 23, 1854
GLEASON'S PICTORIAL, Boston MA, September 23, 1854
* Images of various dog breeds
* View of Lake George, New York
This 16 page newspaper is one of the few illustrated newspapers of that time. The famed Harper's Weekly didn't start until 1857. The woodcuts in these issues give the public a sense of what was going on around America at the time. This particular issue has the following woodcuts: Cottage near Hague, on Lake George, New York, ftpg. - Portraits of different types of dogs, 2 full pgs. - View on Harlam River, near High Bridge, New York - Representation of an amateur fishing scene - View of Sebastopol, one of the strong fortresses of Russia, bkpg.and more. There is text as well along with these prints. Nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War