"The Massachusetts Magazine," an early colonial journal, includes illustrated articles and observations on agriculture, poetry, music, biography, history, physics, geography, morality, criticism, philosophy, mathematics, agriculture, architecture, chemistry, novels, tales, romances, translations, news, marriages, deaths, and meteorological observations.The Watson Library has volumes 1(1789) to 8 (1796) (vol.8 incomplete).
Illustrated: engraved illustration, vol. 1, no. 8 (August 1789), "Southwest View of the Baptist Meeting House, Providence, R. I."