COLORADO VIEWS, 1885: George E. Mellen, photographer COLORADO VIEWS, 1885: George E. Mellen, photographer


George E. Mellen, photographer

Published by George E. Mellen, Gunnison, Colorado, 1885
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 1
From Colorado Artifactual (Crested Butte, CO, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: US$ 2,500.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

30 Day Return Policy

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details


Publisher: George E. Mellen, Gunnison, Colorado

Publication Date: 1885

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition


COLORADO VIEWS by George E. Mellen, photographer, 1881, Gunnison, Colorado. Gray cloth covers with black print. Accordion-style album containing twelve cabinet-card-sized views mounted on card covered with white cloth. Condition: very good plus. Tones of each photograph: generally strong. All images highly detailed. One photograph (#2007) is labeled as follows: "Tanglefoot Curve, Cumbres Pass, D.R.G.R.Ry. June 1885, The Road Here Travels 40 Rods to Gain a Distance of 2 Roads, Geo. E. Mellen Photo." The other photographs appear labeled in Mellen's handwriting. One photograph: "Toltec Gorge, 1100 Ft., Beneath R.R. Track" is not numbered. Condition of photographs: very good plus to near fine. The last photograph: "#2013, Animas Canon and its Palisades," has several tiny ink spots on it. Photograph titles: #110, Scene at Mears, Marshall Pass in the Distance; #1345, Palmer Lake and Station D&RGRy.; #2207, Gateway to the Royal Gorge D&RGRy; #175, Tomichi Creek or Home of the Mountain Trout, D&RGRy; #707, Curicanti Needle, Height 1000 ft., Black Canon; #2811, Castle Gate, Utah D&RGRR; #2006, Veta Pass, D&RGRR; #2015, Big Horn Curve, Section House is passed 3 Times, D&RGRR; #__, Toltec Gorge, 1100 ft. Beneath the RR Track; #2018, Garfield Monument at West Entrance to Toltec Tunnel, D&RGRR. Bookseller Inventory # 000068

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Seller a Question]

Bookseller: Colorado Artifactual
Address: Crested Butte, CO, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: February 22, 2016
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

All books and artifacts are guaranteed to be as described. Should there be a significant descrepancy in our description and the book or artifact you receive, this item can be returned if buyer notifies seller within 30 days of the Estimated Delivery Date (lex. later edition instead of a first edition, etc.). Once buyer has notified seller, and buyer and seller arrive at a mutually beneficial agreement, then the buyer shall return item within 30 days of intiating the return request. Original manu...

[More Information]

Shipping Terms:

All books and artifacts over $50 are insured for the full amount and tracked. All books and artifacts over $500 are mailed USPS registered mail with full insurance for the protection of both the seller and buyer. We believe a cherished book or artifact should be treated as such when being transferred from our hollowed library to yours.

Store Description: Specialists in Colorado history and Western Americana: books, antique maps and photographs, pamphlets and historical documents, and other artifacts; geological and scientific; mining and medical; also, first edition literature, especially F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ben Hecht.