Washington D.C. 1890-1920's Tourist souvenir book lot x 5 w/ many viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Washington D.C., Souvenir Albums, Capitol Building, White House].
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Set of early 20th century tourist view albums from Washington D.C.
Designed and produced as tourist souvenirs, these 100+ year old albums contain a large number of early photographs of Washington D.C, along with advertisements designed to lure in tourist dollars.
A great collection of antique travel memorabilia. Full bibliographical information below.
Personally Conducted Tours to Washington...
19 pages. Contains a folding city plan map.
Souvenir Book of Our National Capital from Choicest Recent Photographs.
Published 1923, Washington D.C by B.S. Reynolds Co.
c. 75 tinted lithographs.
Jarvis' Washington the National Capital.
Published 1901, Philadelphia by J. Murray Jordan.
Washington The Nation's Capital.
Published c. 1920, Washington D.C by B.S Reynolds Company.
27 color images
Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Lot along the shelf measures:
Largest book measures: "8 1/2 H X 10 1/4" W.
Smallest book measures: 4 1/4" H X 7" W.