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Bombardment of San Juan, Puerto Rico...
Item # 679002
June 04, 1898
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 4, 1898 Full front page illus. of "Major-General Wesley Merritt, U.S.A." Inside has a full pg. with four illus. of "Some Notable General Officers at Tampa, Florida." Full pg. of illus. of "With Roosevelt's Rough Riders at San Antonio, Texas." Full pg. illus. of "The Bombardment of San Juan De Porto Rico, May 12, 1898." Full pg. illus. of "Before the Bombardment of San Juan - Admiral Sampson Transfers His Flag to the 'Iowa,' May 11, 5:10 pm, San Juan Bearing S.S.E. About 70 miles." 1/2 pg. illus. of "How the Monitors Behave in a Sea - The 'Terror' Keeping Up with the Procession."
Doublepage centerfold of: "The Bombardment of San Juan De Porto Rico, 5:08 a.m., May 12, 1898." Full pg. illus. of "At the Nerve Centres of War - Scenes in the Army and Navy Departments, Washington." Full pg. of portraits of "Prominent American Naval Commanders." Full pg. of illus. of "With the Cavalry Division at Port Tampa, Florida."
Complete in 24 pages, a very discrete repair at the top blank margin of page 1, nice condition.