Gfroerer, Curt (illus).
Chicago. Chicago Daily Tribune. 07-28- 1945.
Color bird's eye view map, half sheet from the Chicago Daily Tribune, 11 3/4 x 16 inches. Sheet has been folded vertically, this is just the top half of the complete sheet, but complete with map and text. No tears, good condition. Descriptive text reads "Perspective map of Tokyo bay and contiguous land and sea areas, showing Tokyo, Yokohama, the Yokosuka naval base, industrial sections and other features...In this map north is at the right instead of at the top - an expedient adopted to show all of the bay as large as possible in half page space." An attractive and information map for the American public published just prior to the bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. Item #53854