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: 2053

Estimated Value: $2,000

Title: Illustrated California News
Category: News
Volume: 1
Issue: 4
Date: November 1850
Published in: San Francisco, CA
A very scarce and valuable illustrated newspaper printed semi-monthly at the office of the Alta California and published by Cooke & Le Count It contains information about mining and local events and is illustrated with informative street views of San Francisco. No earlier American illustrated newspaper has been located. Only one other complete run extant.