1918 Cover The Independent Beat U-Boats Herman Whitaker - ORIGINAL TIN2


Please note that this is a cover only.

This is an original October 19, 1918 color cover for The Independent, with which is incorporated Harper's Weekly. This issue has an article called "How We Beat the U-Boats" by Herman Whitaker.


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some bleed through visible on this cover. Please note there is a library stamp at the top of this cover.

  • Product Type: Original Cover; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 11.5 inches; 20 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: boy eating, World War I, WWI, sailor, Navy