1917 WW1 Print AMERICAN LEADERS Wilson ROOSEVELT Lansing MAYO Baker WOOD (69)

Product code: GW 4 (69)




A double page from a publication, with the center titled:

Leaders of American Opinion: Ministerial Secretaries, Ambassadors, and Army and Navy Chiefs When the United States Declared War on Germany April 6th 1917

DATE: 1917

On the first page is a full page photograph of President Woodrow Wilson in sepia tone. On the back page is a picture titled America's Coastal Defences: Powerful Mortar in Action and shows large guns mounted on turntables and operated by six men; the guns are firing out to sea.

On the centre double page are photographs of eight men; they are:

Hon. Robert Lansing - Secretary of State.

Hon. Newton D. Baker - Sec. of War.

Hon. Josephus Daniels Sec. of the Navy.

Colonel Theodore Roosevelt - President of the USA 1901-8.

General Leonard Wood - Commander in Chief of the Army.

Mr James W. Gerard - Ex Ambassador to Germany.

Dr. Walter H. page - Ambassador to Great Britain.

Admiral Henry T. Mayo - Commanding the Atlantic Fleet. Sleekburnc.

Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1917. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. 

A full page print from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction. It measures opened out 460 x 230 mm (18 x 9 inches) approx. There are binding witness marks to central fold. It is printed on all sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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Condition Used
Product Code GW 4 (69)
Weight 0.1kg