Views of Denver, Castle Rock, Palmer Lake, Elephant Rock, Manitou, Sky Line Drive and Canon City, the Royal Gorge, a double page spread of the Peaks of the Rockies, Leadville and Mount Massive, Shoshone, Glenwood Springs, and much more. Last page is a map of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad and the Western Pacific Railroad and connections. This is essentially a map of Denver and the states westward to the Pacific Ocean. Original Parcel Post form still affixed to the title page. Colour, pictorial, string-tied wrappers, illustrated in colour, map. Twenty-three coloured views of scenery of the Rockies offered for sale only by the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. From the title page: "Made Exclusively for the Van Noy Inter-State Company, Denver, Colorado"; "For Sale Only en Route on The Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad." Undated, but research suggests 1914. A different cover to many others we have seen for sale, with no smoke issuing from the locomotive, which is much closeser to the artist. Also lacks a large rock in the foreground of other paintings.Measures approx. 12" long x 9.75". Good Condition. some plates creased. All plates firmly attached. 44pp NOS-RMV-SLW
Rocky Mountain Views On The Rio Grande, The Scenic Line Of The World
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