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Admiral Dewey in Mnila... Early automobiles...
Item # 176452
July 1, 1899
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 1, 1899 Full front page illus. of "Admiral Dewey at Manila - A Visit to the Office of the Captain of the Port." Inside are two full pgs. of illus. of "The Inter-Collegiate Eight-Oar Race at Poughkeepsie, June 27 - A Comparison of the Stroke of Columbia, Cornell, and Pennsylvania."
Full pg. illus. of "The Spread of the Automobile - Types of Self-Propelling Vehicles." Full pg. illus. of "Samoa - Incidents of the Recent Fighting over the Kingship." Full pg. illus. of "The Philippines - Three Instances of the Superb Courage of the American Troops." 1/2 pg. with four illus. of "Effects of a Disastrous Tornado Which Struck Herman, Nebraska, June 13, Killing or Maiming Over Fifty People." 1/2 pg. illus. of "Funeral Services Over the Body of Augustin Daly, at St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City, June 19."
The supplement of this issue has a doublepage centerfold of "America's Cup - International Yacht Race - The Initial Trip of 'Columbia,' the Defending Yacht."
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 24 pages and is in good condition.