Rio Grande Wonderland 1895 Colorado & Utah souvenir photo album 40 nice viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Souvenir Albums, Colorado, Utah. Mormonsism).
Wonderland Reached by the Rio Grande "The Scenic Line of the World". A Souvenir Album Containign Forty Views of Colorado and Utah Scenery.
Published c.1920, Denver, Colorado by the Smith-Brooks Printing Company for the Van Noy Inter-State Company.
40 B&W photographic plates.
Illustrated oblong format paper wrappers, gilt title lettering, original decorative string tie binding.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, small minor edge flaws with corner chipping at rear cover, still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is toned, internally well preserved, tight, sound. If you look closely, many of the views contain early automobiles in them.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 10 1/4" H x 13 3/4" W.