The New York Herald Picture Section February 17, 1924 Death of Lenin
(World History - 20th Century - The New York Herald)

New York, NY: The New York Herald, 1924. F (4) pages, printed in sepia tones on newsprint. The cover with dramatic pictures of the funeral cortege of Lenin, being borne through the woods near Gorky, tomb piled with flowers, Kalenin, Zerzinsky, Kameneff bearing the coffin, "...With the thermometer at 35 degrees below zero, Moscow turns out en masse as the red draped coffin of Lenin is carried through the streets." The cover also notes the marriage of the Prince regent of Japan; within, pictorials on the Zionists in Palestine, sporting news, Mrs. O.H.P. Belmont estate from the air & more; final page with advertisements. Approx. 16 1/2" x 21 3/4" size; a little edge, tips wear and chipping, old fold lines. In good condition, interesting early 20th century graphic history. Good Paperback (Item ID: 26028)


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