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Two prints of early fine engines... Missions near San Antonio...
Item # 673912
February 18, 1854
GLEASON'S PICTORIAL, Boston, Feb. 18, 1854 This was one of the few illustrated newspapers of that time as the famed Harper's Weekly didn't start until 1857.
Perhaps the best prints of of early fine engines: "Hope Hose Carriage, of Philadelphia, at the Crystal Palace" and: "Representation of Fire Engine No. 38, of New York City".
Other prints include: "Illustration of a Valentine - 14th of February"; a few illustrations of the telegraph at the Crystal Palace; "Ruins of the Church of El Alamo" along with prints of 3 other missions near San Antonio; "Ice cutting at Spy Pond, West Cambridge, Massachusetts" "Granite Palatial Store of Messrs. Cope & Co., Market Street, Philadelphia" and more.
Sixteen pages, various foxing & light dirtiness, otherwise good.
Category: Pre-Civil War