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: 4158

Estimated Value: $2,000

Title:  Scientific American
Category:  Science
Volume:  1
Issue:  1-52
Date:  August 1845 – September 1846
Published in:  New York, NY
 A highly important and graphic record of American science and invention, among the longest continuously running American periodicals published under the same name. Volumes from the 1840’s are scarce, especially the first one, which is notable for its editorship by Rufus Porter. Individual issues of particular value include the reports of the Telephone on March 31, 1877 and the Phonograph on March 30, 1878.