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Description

A Rare View of Grass Valley, California

Finely executed birds-eye view of Grass Valley, California, created by E.S. Moore and published by Grass Valley's Newspaper, the Grass Valley Daily and Weekly Tidings.

The view captures a mature Grass Valley, with a diverse thriving economy, including a lumber yard, brewery, Newspaper, etc.  Two large bridges are shown, accommodating the railroad traffic of a narrow gauge line (Nevada County Narrow Gauge Rail Road) and the Central Pacific Railroad.

Rarity

Reps locates 3 copies (Bancroft Library, California State Library and California Historical Society).

Condition Description
Minor restoration to part of the title and margins, with some facsimile work in the text.