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"The Northern Monthly and New Jersey Magazine": May 1867-June 1868

Spencer L. Eddy, Jr.


After the Civil War, especially from 1865-1870, periodical publications increased rapidly because of new money and new technologies of printing.  One of these periodicals was "The Northern Monthly and New Jersey Magazine," edited by Captain Allen Lee Bassett.  Its name was later shortened to "The Northern Monthly."  Eddy describes the historical context and the contents of this magazine as well as its significance.


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