This is an original 1880 two-color chromolithograph of a rock formation showing erosion on the cliffs of the Mississippi River near Fountain City, Wisconsin.
This 134+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light foxing and aging. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of chromolithograph images, wood engravings, and lithograph maps from 1880 covering the geology of the northern Wisconsin. In very good condition and suitable for framing, this collection will be of interest to geologists, historians and Wisconsonites.
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