Nat'l Geog. "Pictorial Geography" 48 Photo Cards c.1900
Click thumbnails for expanded view.
This is a great set of educational flash cards from the National Geographic Society, circa early 20th century. "A New and Distinctive Series of Separate Pictures for Schoolroom Use". There are 48 individual 9" x 11" cards, along with their original protective envelope. Each has a photograph (a few are color) along with a brief descriptive article about the subject, written for grade-school-age children. The back sides are blank. Most of the cards are in near-excellent condition, a few have slight wrinkling, dog-earing, etc. This set is The United States, General View, Group V, Section 3.
Topics include (also see pictures below): Atlantic City Boardwalk and Beach Mt. Rainier, Washington Appalachian Mountains and Water Gap at Harpers Ferry Mount Mitchell Railway, NC Sierra Nevada Mountains, CA Yosemite Valley/National Park, California Pike's Peak, CO Mt. Hood, OR Great Falls at Potomac, above Washington, D.C. The Grand Canyon of the Colorado River Rim Trail of Crater Lake, Oregon Great Salt Lake, Utah Lake Champlain/Fort Ticonderoga Petrified Trees in Arizona Garden of the Gods, CO Yellowstone Falls, Yellowstone National Park Lone Star Geyser, Yellowstone Park Niagara Falls, New York Largest Sequoia Tree, Sequoia National Park, CA Rainbow Natural Bridge, UT Capitol Building, Washington, D.C. The White House Library of Congress Independence Hall, Philadelphia Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor The Pacific Ocean (and several others not listed here)
- Reference #
- Books, Paper & Magazines
- Width: 0 inch
- Height: 0 inch
- Depth: 0 inch
- Weight: 0 pound
- Very Good
- "Pictorial Geography" 48 Photo Cards