by Savage, Charles Roscoe
Denver: Frank Thayer, Publisher. pp. Oblong quarto [25 cm x 31.5 cm] Brown string bound yapp wrappers witth the title and and the Angel Moroni printed on the front cover. Very good. Minor chipping to extremities of covers. Seventeen mounted tinted views, most are by C.R. Savage The facing pages contain printed verse on tissue paper. Though no stated, this work was likely produced to sell to travelers and as a promotional peice for the Denver & Rio Grande Western. The final page lists General Information about the state.
The veiws and verses are: 'The Sego Lily' - 'Brigham Young' - 'Utah' - 'Eagle Gate' - 'The Lion House' - 'Brigham Young's Grave' - 'The Temple' - 'The Taberbacle' - 'Great Salt Lake' - 'The Great Organ' - 'Saltair' - 'The Salt Palace' - 'City and County Building' - 'Wasatch Mountains' - 'At Castle Gate' - 'Utah Lake' - 'Bear River Canon'
Lovely and uncommon view book. Flake/Draper 7545.
(Inventory #: 1914)