The Steven Lomazow Collection of American Periodicals

One of the largest periodical collection of all time. The Steven Lomazow Collection consists of almost 30 thousand issues dating back to the early 1700's.  A finer collection of periodical artwork you can't find any where else.


Dr. Steven Lomazow
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Local ID: 229

Estimated Value: $1200

Title: American Mechanic’s Magazine
Category: Mechanics
Volume: 1
Issue: 1-26
Date: February 1825 – July 1825
Published in: New York, NY
The direct precursor to the “Journal of the Franklin Institute” (193), edited by Thomas P. Jones. Begun as an American edition of a London magazine, it soon expanded with original content, including the first American illustration of railroad engine in the issue of April 30, 1825. Mott I: 556 – 557.