North America | Album of mammoth photographs of the Niagara Falls and suspension bridge, circa. 1880s
3,000 - 4,000 GBP
Album of mammoth photographs of the Niagara Falls, and Niagara Falls suspension bridge, circa. 1880s
Large folio (668 x 550mm.), 9 mammoth albumen prints (from 320 x 410mm. to 415 x 520mm.), individually mounted on card, recto only, early twentieth-century calf-backed purple papered boards, some fading and spotting, binding rubbed
RARE LARGE FORMAT PHOTOGRAPHS, showing 8 views of the Niagara Falls, including one showing the falls frozen in winter, and a view of the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge which stood from 1855 to 1897 across the Niagara River and was the world's first working railway suspension bridge.
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