MAUCH CHUNK, FROM FOOT OF MOUNT PISGAH.

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Harry Fenn


Mauch Chunk, from Foot of Mount Pisgah.

Wood engraving, 1872-74.
Image size 8 7/8 x 6 3/8" (22.5 x 16.2 cm).
Good condition with modern handcolor.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 59273
Price: $60.00
Publisher : Published by D. Appleton & Co., New York.
From "Picturesque Amereica, or the Land We Live In." Edited by William Cullen Bryant.

A view of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, formally known as Mauch Chunk, which meant "Bear Place" in the native Munsee-Lenape language. Located in the Poconos, it is known as the Switzerland of America because of its scenic views and architecture.
18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , Pennsylvania

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