Portland Oregon 1892 Photo Album 18 views albertypes Hotels Churches Mt. HoodBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Portland, Oregon, Photo Album, Warships, Hotels, Churches, Mt. Hood).
Portland, Oregon. Illustrated.
Published 1892, Portland, Oregon by Stuart & Thompson, Booksellers, First St. Printed by Albertype Co., NY.
16 full page photographic plates, one text leaf, title leaf, oblong format. Text in English. Sixteen very well printed Albertype photographs.
Period leather photo album. Front cover missing, but text block remains clean, tight, and sound. Retains original string spine ties.
Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Fine assortment of views, including two panoramic views across the early city, plus many specific buildings.
Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives. An imperfect yet still curiously pleasing example of an elusive and quite nice 19th century photographic souvenir of the city.
Book Measures c. 5" H x 7 1/4" W.