This is an original 1898 halftone print of a water scene in Elm Park, a historic park located in Worcester, Massachusetts. The land was purchased in 1854, and was one of the first land purchases to be use as a public park in the United States. In 1970, the site was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Period Paper has obtained a rare collection of original late 19th century prints and advertisements from the city of Worcester Massachusetts. These images are views on and adjacent to the routes of the Worcester Consolidated Street Railway.
This 113+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse. Please note that there is a small brown blemish on the bottom margin of this print.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 7.75 x 5.25 inches; 20 x 13 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)