Place Published: New York
Publisher: Charles A. Dana's The United States Illustrated; in Views of City And Country.
Date Published: 
Binding: No binding
This 5 x 6.5 inch engraved view by is the renowned Hermann Meyer. Condition is VG with light browning along the outer edges of the margins. Print depicts a lovely scene with the Niagara in the background, wooded hillside and a man and woman seated beneath the tree.
It is interesting to note in this copy "Outlet Of The Niagara" an Afro-American couple is shown sight-seeing by the Niagara Gorge; this is quite an early view of Afro-Americans depicted as tourists. Prints "Drawn After Nature." From Charles A. Dana's The United States Illustrated; in Views of City And Country. New York: Herrmann J. Meyer, ca. 1855. Steel engravings.
Derived from Bartlett's "The Outlet Of Niagara River. (Lake Ontario in the distance."
Not in Lane, Impressions of Niagara
Very Good. Item #2986