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: 5187

Estimated Value: $6,000

Title:  Worcester Magazine
Category:  18th Century, Americana, Constitution
Volume:  3
Issue:  26
Date:  September 1787
Published in:  Worcester, MA
 The last four pages of the issue (348 – 352) are devoted to a printing of the Federal Constitution. This is one of four contemporary printings of the U.S. Constitution located in an American magazine. The priority of this printing is uncertain but it probably precedes those in Columbian or American Museum. The rear wrapper is not present and this copy appears to be disbound from a volume. Scarce, especially so in wrappers. This title is the continuation of Isaiah Thomas’ newspaper, Massachusetts Spy, which he suspended in protest of postal rates.