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Manitou Springs, Aspen, & Colorado Springs...
Item # 636448
February 22, 1890
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Feb. 22, 1890 Includes a fullpg. print: "The Free Library Building Presented by Andrew Carnegie to Alleghany City", but the prime feature of this issue would be the many Colorado prints including a great full page: "Manitou Springs, Colorado" (see) which shows this small town nestled at the foot of Pike's Peak. There is a brief related article on another page. Plus another fullpg. with 7 vignettes of: "Colorado--Properties of the Grand River Coal & Coke Company" and a fullpg: "Colorado--View of the Aspen Mining & Smelting Co." and a fullpg. of: "The Houses, Streets & Industries of Aspen, Colorado" and a fullpg: "Views in Colorado Springs, the Popular Mountain Resort of Colorado" (see).
Another fullpg. print: "The Opening of the Sioux Reservation in South Dakota..." plus two full pages with 11 vignettes of "The Grand Festival of the City of Springfield (Ohio)...".
Complete in 28 pages, very nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War