Literature: an illustrated Weekly Magazine, Volume 1, Number 20, July 7, 1888

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Weekly literary magazine that contains articles and excerpts on various topics as well as advertisements; according the to the cover, it includes "Criticism, Biography, News, [and] Selected Readings." Contents for this issue: Maurice Thompson at Home, Selections from A Fortnight of Folly, and Sylvan Secrets in Bird-Songs and Books.

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105-124, 10 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. July 7, 1888.

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  • John B. Alden
    Publisher Info: John B. Alden, Publisher, The Alden Publishing Company, Proprietors, New York, 393 Pearl St.; Chicago, 218 Clark St.
    Place of Publication: New York

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Weekly literary magazine that contains articles and excerpts on various topics as well as advertisements; according the to the cover, it includes "Criticism, Biography, News, [and] Selected Readings." Contents for this issue: Maurice Thompson at Home, Selections from A Fortnight of Folly, and Sylvan Secrets in Bird-Songs and Books.

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105-124, 10 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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"Vol. I. No. 20. $1.00 a Year."

"Entered at the P.O., N.Y., as Second-Class Matter."

"Copyright 1888, Alden Publishing Co., Proprietors."

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  • Publication Title: Literature: an illustrated Weekly Magazine
  • Volume: 1
  • Issue: 20

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives consists of eight archival collections reflecting the experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials, from different parts of the country, with different political views and experiences. Altogether, these Civil War and Reconstruction-era papers include information about events in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Washington D.C. They reflect the experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials, from different parts of the country, with different political views and experiences. The project was generously funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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  • July 7, 1888

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Literature: an illustrated Weekly Magazine, Volume 1, Number 20, July 7, 1888, periodical, July 7, 1888; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207755/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.