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Perspective Map of the City of Helena, Mont. Capital of State, County Seat of Lewis and Clarke Co. 1890.

  • ARTIST: Henry Wellge

  • PUBLISHER: Copyrighted and Published by The American Publishing Co., Cor. South Water 7 Ferry Sts. Milwaukee, Wis.

  • MEDIUM: Toned lithograph, hand colored,

    DATE: 1890.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 26 1/4 x 39 1/4' (66.7 x 99.7 cm) plus margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: Distributed by Kessler's Brewery, Nicholas Kessler, Proprietor, Helena, Montana. Below the bird's eye view are 17 vignettes of buildings, businesses and real estate development. A 53-item key identifies public buildings, hotels, railroads, schools, newspapers and churches.


  • CONDITION: Fair to good condition, has two repaired tears into the image, and one repaired tear in the lower right margin. Backed on Japan paper.

  • REFERENCE: Reps, Cities on Stone, 49. Hebert 457.

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