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Auction 179, Lot 133


"Niagara's Great Gorge Trip - The Fals and Whirlpool Rapids Route",

Subject: Niagara Falls, New York, Canada

Period: 1930 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

31.1 x 7.6 inches
79 x 19.3 cm
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This tourist brochure advertises the Niagara Gorge Railroad route. It features a large and colorful bird's-eye view of the gorge, river, and railway routes by C.F. Adams. The panoramic view, which fills one entire side, is from the Canadian side looking across the gorge from the falls to Lewiston/Queenston. It features great illustrations that locate various places of historical interest. On the verso, there are photographic illustrations interspersed within descriptive text designed for the tourist. The brochure folds into pictorial covers. Published by the Whitney Graham Co. of Buffalo, New York.


Condition: B+

A colorful example with a few tiny holes only visible when held to light. Issued folding.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/16/2020