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Prince of Wales' visit to Canada... Honors to boxer John Heenan...



Item # 675098

August 25, 1860

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 25, 1860  The full front page is a print of: "Sir Edmund W. Head, Governor-General of Canada". Additionally, inside has 5 prints relating to the visit of the Prince of Wales to Canada.
A very nice full page print: "Grand Festival Reception to John C. Heenan, at Jones's Wood...On His Return to America After His Celebrated Contest for the Champion's Belt in England", being the famed American boxer.
There is also a doublepage print of the city of Quebec, which unfortunately is on two separate page with trimming loss between the two.

Item from Catalog 311 (released for October, 2021)...

Category: Pre-Civil War