Cripple Creek Short Line Tour Colorado Rocky Mountains c 1915 promo map viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Americana, Vintage Advertising, Illustrated Advertising, Promotional Brochures, Rocky Mountains, Colorado, Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek Short Line ).
The Cripple Creek Short Line Trip is the Most Wonderful Sight-Seeing Trip in America.
Published c. 1915, Colorado Springs (?), Colorado.
Folding brochure. Text in English. Illustrated throughout, including three different panoramic birds-eye views and a series of 12 different color collotype views similar to post cards of this era.
Publisher's oblong pictorial paper wrappers. A long single sheet multi-folded into 6 panels, printed both sides.
This ephemeral promotional brochure is over 100 years old and shows some light signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper lightly rubbed, slightly age worn, remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is toned, signs of handling, small scattered spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
The scarce pamphlet 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 interesting cartographic novelty item item survives.
Covers measures c. 7" H x 5 1/2" W.