U.S. Tourism & travel 1905-1915 Rutland VT Holyoke MA Lot x 4 view booksBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
United States travel & Tourism in early 20th century- East Coast New York Massachusetts, New England.
Issued c.1905-1915, U.S. various publishers.
Excellent lot of four different early 20th century travel oblong format pictorial promotional booklets. Each printed to promote the locations for tourist visits and as special locations with a rich history. Great snapshots into these specific locations at the dawn of the 20th century, now over 100 years ago.
All packed with interesting period b&w photographs, including many fascinating images of long vanished structures captured in their prime.
All show signs of handling and time, various small flaws, chips, small light stains, etc. Overall each remains sound, mostly clean & tight. Still a well preserved assortment, none with offensive issues. Video shows condition better than words- should be pleasing for most buyers.
Titles in lot are:
Rutland, Vermont In the Heart of the Green Mountain An Illustrated Booklet of the Industries, Resources, and Beauties of Vermont's Leading City.
Rutland, The Tuttle Company Publishers. (no date, circa. 1910-15). Photographs by L.F. Brehmer.
Niagara in the Summer and Winter. (no date, c. 1905-10).
Views of Holyoke and Northampton.
1905, L. H. Nelson Company.
A Tour Among the Thousand Islands, the Finest Souvenir View Book Ever Published on the American Continent.
Alexandria Bay, New York, Geo. J. Walsh.(no date, circa. 1900-1910).
Smallest book measures: 7 1/2" H X 10 1/4" W.
Largest book measures: 8 5/8" H X 11 3/8" W.