11
11
Vietnam Photo Album, 1962
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
11
Vietnam Photo Album, 1962
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The White House Years of Robert S. McNamara

|
New York

Vietnam Photo Album, 1962
A map of McNamara's itinerary, 54 black-and-white snapshots of McNamara reviewing troop exercises, meeting Vietnamese officials, military officers, local townspeople, and American officers, and  larger glossy black-and-white photographs of aerial views of towns visited, all mounted with typed captions on black construction-type paper and separated by tissue guards decorated with spiders and spider webs, hand-lettered presentation leaf in yellow and white ink: "US. Secretary of State for Defense | Mc.Namara | To visit the Republic of Viet-Nam | (From May 9 to May 11, 1962) | with the compliments | of the Armed Forces of the | Republic of Vietnam". Housed in a hinged black lacquer case, the upper cover decorated with a stand of bamboo and birds perched on a blossoming branch inlaid with mother of pearl.
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

The White House Years of Robert S. McNamara

|
New York