Detroit. The Detroit Free Press. 02-21- 1904.
Section Four supplement to the Detroit Free Press newspaper pages 1-8, 22 x 18 inches, front page color map. Folded into four with short split at intersection of fold lines and at right end of central fold (this well outside the map), light toning at folds, diagonal crease across upper right panel, wear to right edge, overall good condition. An imposing map of the centre of operations in this first war of the twentieth century which saw the defeat of a European power by an Asian nation, one which had been all but closed to the West until just a few decades earlier. On the verso of the map is an extensive listing of "Naval Forces of the Contending Nations" and "Military Forces of the Contending Nations." Railroads (completed - building - proposed) are shown on the map. Item #51713