1917 Ad Portland Cement Concrete Construction Leamington Hotel Minneapolis YRR1


This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for concrete road, highway, and building construction that was sponsored by the Portland Cement Association. The ad also features a photograph of an unfinished portion of the Leamington Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota (MN) that was built by contractors and engineers at the Leonard Construction Company.


This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

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