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: 3338

Estimated Value: $300

Title: Old Guard, A Monthly Journal Devoted to the Principals of 1776 and 1787
Category: Politics, Civil War, Copperhead
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Date: July 1862
Published in: New York, NY
A copperhead magazine edited and published by C. Chauncey Burr. The only consistently anti-Lincoln magazine published in the North during the Civil War. After the war a Richmond edition was published. According to Mott, publication was suspended (and suppressed) after three issues and resumed in January 1863. Initially, the January and February 1863 issues were called volume 2 but then renumbered as volume 1, making all issues after January 1863 a new series.