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.


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Local ID: 1475

Estimated Value: $600

Title: Female Advocate
Category: Ladies, Temperance
Volume: 1-2
Issue: (v1)22 – (v2) 18, 22
Date: November 1832
Published in: New York, NY
A rare, semiweekly reform magazine, published by William Goodell at the office of the Genius of Temperance, designed ‘to enlist females in the work of moral improvement and the elevation of the fair sex.’ See: “Reform Periodicals and Female Reformers, 1830 -1860,” by Bertha Monica Stearns, in “American Historical review”, v. 37 no. 4, July 1932. Unrecorded in ULS. Bound with Temperance Agent and others.