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Printed during the Philippine-American War...
Item # 610682
January 17, 1899
THE AMERICAN, Manila, P.I. (Philippine Islands), January 17, 1899 A rare title published during the Philippine-American War, or the Philippine War for Independence (see hyperlink for details). The front page has: "Debate in the Senate on the Philippines", "Gunboats Ordered to the China Station"; "Dreyfus Second Trial Concluded"; and "Another free Fight at Johannesberg". The large masthead features a huge eagle over the harbor of Manila.
Eight pages, a fold at the centerfold area, uncut. Generally nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War