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: 2430

Estimated Value: $400

Title: Life (Pictorial) “Dummy”
Category: Photo-Journalism, News
Issue: 1
Date: July 1936
Published in: New York, NY
The first printed dummy of Life. Prior to this, a few paste-up issue issues entitled Dime were employed for office use. This issue, which contains 76 pages, was more widely circulated for potential advertisers and staff, and was considered unsuccessful. 30,000 were printed but only 3,000 were circulated.