Destruction of Forests in the Adirondacks - 1884 
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Black & white illustration from Harper's Weekly, 1884, showing two views of burnt areas of forest, one on the road to Indian Lake, the other on Ragged Mountain, near the Schroon River; reflecting the reckless overuse and over-timbering of the region, often resulting in fires, and a fledgling conservation awareness in the accompanying copy of the original article. Drawn by Julian Rix. Very good condition, measures approx. 14.5 x 9.25 inches.
Antique Black & White Illustration
Maker: Harper's Weekly

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