NEWSPAPERS

&

MAGAZINES

OF THE

1850s

 

Below are Newspaper and Magazine headings that would have been common on the doorstep of the 1850 American Home. Along with Harper's Weekly, The Godey's Lady's Book, a women's catalog, was also widely popular. Political newspapers were frequently published on topics such as temperance, women's rights, and abolition.

 


HARPER'S WEEKLY: A JOURNAL OF CIVILIZATION

 


THE MANUFACTURER AND BUILDER: A PRACTICAL JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL PROGRESS


THE MASSACHUSETTS CATARACT: A TEMPERANCE NEWPAPER


THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY MAGAZINE OF LITERATURE, SCIENCE AND ART.

 

 

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