Set of two CPR photos on glass, British Columbia, early 1900s
Beautiful Magic Lantern glass slide photos of Canadian railway scenery from the early 1900s.
#1 Railway tracks going through narrow mountain pass, labeled on border ’13 Hanging Rock, Looking up, C.P.R.R.’
#2 Man standing beside track, looking at handcar, at entrance to tunnel through mountain, labelled ’20 0E. Tunnel on C.P.R. number Ten.’ Label top left corner ‘MAKER NEWTON & CO 3 FLEET ST. LONDON’, pre-1912.
8 x 8 cm
Newton & Co., lantern and slide manufacturer and supplier
1858-1912 business address: 3 Fleet Street, London, England