1927 Print Reverend William James Leonard 1870 - ORIGINAL HISTORIC IMAGE WIS1


This is an original 1927 halftone print featuring an image of Reverend William James Leonard about 1870, a pastor of the First Baptist Church of Evanston, Illinois. Mr. Leonard wrote the story of the devastating fire of Chicago of 1871. William James Leonard was the father of professor William Ellery Leonard of the University of Wisconsin.


This 84+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. Moderate wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 8 inches; 15 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)