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: 4364

Estimated Value: $400

Title:  Southern and Western Monthly Magazine
Category:  Literary
Volume:  1
Issue:  1
Date:  January 1845
Published in:  Charleston, SC
 A southern monthly miscellany, designed with a “wish to encourage and capitalize the natural political and industrial alliance between the South and West”. Its editor and chief contributor was W. Gilmore Simms, whose pro-slavery views, regional interests and advocacy of ‘literary nationalism’ appear throughout. Merged into Southern Literary Messenger (313)