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Aftermath of the Great Chicago Fire... Nast's "The Tammany Tiger Loose"...



Item # 677819

November 11, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 11, 1871 

* Great Chicago Fire of 1871
* Thomas Nast's "The Tammany Tiger Loose"


The full front page is taken up with 9 scenes of: "The Ruined Churches of Chicago". Another full page shows the ruins of Chicago after the fire, plus a half page as well.
The double page centerfold is a very famous political cartoon by Thomas Nast: "The Tammany Tiger Loose" which is tipped-in (desired). Another political cartoon by Nast as well, in addition to a full page showing: "The Yacht Race for the Queen's Cup" which has 9 prints.
Sixteen pages, nice condition.

Category: 1870-1879