Cat.No: 287078 Eight poster-size (9x15 inches) colorized photographic plates showing buildings at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition; supplements to a San Francisco newspaper. The eight together.

Eight poster-size (9x15 inches) colorized photographic plates showing buildings at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition; supplements to a San Francisco newspaper. The eight together.

Chicago / New York: The San Francisco Sunday Call, 1904. Poster. Photos have been worked over with artistic license, and the multitude of tiny strollers may have been artists' additions. Presswork is on glazed alkaline paperstock. A bit edgeworn, all are good copies in good condition, no enclosing packet. A baseline text informs the reader about these items: a) are supplementary to SF's Sunday Call; b) size of bldg (e.g., The Palace of Transportation measures 525x1300 feet); c) name of building; d) cost of bldg (here, $700,000); and e) copyright holders, of which two are named: American Colortype Co., and Louisiana Purchase Exposition Co. The set, or rather group of eight plates:.

Cat.No: 287078

Price: $50.00