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Harper's Ferry... Elizabeth Blackwell, 1st American female physician...



Item # 671136

November 05, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 5, 1859  The front page features a half page illustration of a "General View Of Harper's Ferry, Showing the Bridge, Armory, Adjacent Hills, Etc."  An article "The Late Invasion at Harper's Ferry" also features two 1/4 page prints: "Portrait Of Ossawattomie Brown" and "Brown, His Son, and Another Of The Outlaws Awaiting Examination". A half page: "The Guard Room With The Wounded Prisoners" plus text on the invasion at Harper's Ferry. 
Contains a serialized portion of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens. There is also an article entitled" "Female Physicians" about Miss Elizabeth Blackwell who was the first U.S. female physician.
Sixteen pages, untrimmed margins, a few minor margin tears, good condition.

Category: 1857-1860