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Rare pictorial map of the area around Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region, highlight areas of interest.

Issued seven years before the approval of the creation of the Air Force Academy, the map focuses on tourist and natural attractings in the surrounding mountains, including:

  • The Pike's Peak Cog Rail
  • Glen Cove Skiing
  • Gold Mines of Cripple Creek
  • Royal Gorge, Cheyenne Mounain
  • Will Rogers Shrine
  • Broadmoor Hotel and Polo Grounds
  • Ice Palace
  • Colorado College
  • Peterson Field
  • Auto Races
  • Golden Cycle Mill

George Vander Sluis was an American artist who studied at Broadmoor Art Academy in Colorado Springs and eventually became associate Dean of the School of Arts at Syracuse University.