Lot 259 of 576:
Big Trees pictorial lettersheet  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$156
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
Mammoth Grove Hotel: J.L. Sperry, Manager. Big Trees, Calaveras Co., Cal.
Author:
Place:
No place
Publisher:
Date:
No date [c.1890's]
Description:

Pictorial letter sheet. 4-page folded sheet, with woodcut illustration depicting the Mammoth Grove Hotel framed by giant sequoias no p.[1], p.[2] is blank, printed text on on pp.[3-4], "Description of the Mammoth and South Park Groves." 26x20.6 cm (10¼x8").

Commercial pictorial letter sheet, undoubtedly procurable at the Mammoth Grove Hotel, as well as other venues. There are nine printings noted by Currey & Kruska, the earliest dated c.1866-69; this is the eighth of the printings. Currey & Kruska 245.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Very slight toning to paper around the edges; near fine.
 
Item number:
269823
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