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: 2312

Estimated Value: $200

Title: Ladies’ Wreath
Category: Ladies
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Date: August 1861
Published in: New York, NY
A new series edited and published by Mrs. L. D. Shears. Page 24 contains a poem entitled “Oh! Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud,” attributed to Abraham Lincoln, which, according to noted Lincoln scholar Ralph Newman, was actually his favourite poem by William Knox.