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Rocky Mountain Views On The Rio Grande, "Scenic Line Of The World" Consisting Of Colored Views From Recent Photographs by The Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad

Rocky Mountain Views On The Rio Grande, "Scenic Line Of The World" Consisting Of Colored Views From Recent Photographs

by The Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad

9-3/4" x 11-1/4" oblong pictorial wrapper. No pagination. 44pp., illustrated in color, map. Colored views of scenery of the Rockies offered for sale only by the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. Original order form still affixed to the title page. Brief descriptions on the facing page of each of the following views: Denver City and County Building, Pike's Peak, the Royal Gorge, Angel of Shavano, Mount of the Holy Cross, the Pagodas, Gore Canyon, Eastern Portal of the Moffat Tunnel, a double page spread of Colorado's Highest Mountains, Upper Colorado River, Glenwood Springs, Hagerman Peak and Snowmass Lake, Glenwood Canyon, Colorado National Monument, Castle Gate, Mount Timpanogos and much more. Last page is a map of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, Scenic Line of the World and connections. Listing of the mountains in Colorado exceeding 14,000 feet in altitude along with altitudes and locations of Colorado mountain passes and National Forests. Rubbing and with a 1" split to top of spine along with light wear to front wrapper, especially at the bottom edge. Very good.

Inventory Number: 42787

$95.00