Harper's Magazine Archive

Harper's Magazine Archive provides searchable, full-text access to every issue of Harper's Magazine from 1850 to the present. Harper's Magazine is a monthly general-interest magazine covering literature, politics, culture and the arts; it is the second oldest continuously-published monthly magazine in the United States. The resource features full-color pages available in PDF and GIF format and an index to browse by date, month, and table of contents. (Updated monthly)

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1850 - present

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The Harper's Magazine Foundation

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