Equatorial Africa. The Mountains, Lakes, Rivers and Routes of Exploring Parties. Map appearing in the New York Herald, July 2, 1872.
New York: New York Herald, 1872. Map dimensions: 11 ¼ x 9 ½.” Newspaper sheet size: 22 x 15. A wonderfully historic map accompanying a long story in the New York Herald recounting the newspaper-sponsored search for Dr. Livingstone. The headlines for the story are memorable: “LIVINGSTONE. / Herald Special..... More