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1860 Great Meteor shower... Fireball meteors...
Item # 686830
July 22, 1860
THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1860
* Earth-grazing meteor procession
* Fireball meteors
The front page has an article headed: "The Meteor Of Friday Night" "Its Brilliancy and Its Great Distance from the Earth" "All Sorts Of Accounts" and more with small illustration. Text takes up 4 full columns on the front page.
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some archival strengthening at the margins not affecting text, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise good.
Category: Pre-Civil War