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Object Name Magazine
Title Frank Leslies Illustrated Newspaper, 3/15/1890
Catalog Number 1981.34.32
Date 03/15/1890
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-16.25 W-11.375 inches
Description This is Frank Leslies Illustrated Newspaper, History of the International American Conference Excursion, issued March 15, 1890. At the top is the title of the magazine "FRANK LESLIES / ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER" in two different shades of brown. Below this is a drawing of a silver bald eagle with one claw on an American flag shield, and the other on an olive branch, wings outstretched and surrounded by flags, many of which belong to Latin American nations. Within the flags and under the eagle is the image of a dock. Outside of the flags there are 3 images. Left to right they are: men baling hay, a steam engine, and what appears to be men mining. Below all of this are the words "HISTORY / OF THE INTERNATIONAL AMERICAN CONFERENCE / EXCURSION" in two shades of brown.
Notes From the W.A. Williams House in Green County.
Collection Dr. & Mrs. Robert Simmons Collection
People Leslie's Illustrated Weekly, newspaper
Leslie, Frank
Subjects News & news events
Newspaper illustrations
Search Terms Newsprint
Leslie, Frank
United States
United States of America
South America
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS