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.
Estimated Value: $600
|Date:||January – July 1853|
|Published in:||New York, NY|
|A short-lived news-oriented weekly, not unlike “Illustrated American News” (570). It was co-owned by P. T. Barnum and the illustrations were supervised by Frank Leslie. It attained a circulation of 70,000 and merged into “Gleason’s Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion” (569), later “Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.” Volume also contains Montgomery’s Pictorial Times V.1 N. 1 – 9|