AMERICAN LEADERS Wilson ROOSEVELT Lansing MAYO Baker WOOD Daniels PAGE Gerard U.S. COASTAL DEFENCES
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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