RARE - Albumen Photo Horse Drawn Trolley RR Whirlpool Rapids Niagara Falls 1880s


RARE Photograph
Horse-drawn Trolley Car
Whirlpool Rapids
Niagara Falls, New York
ca. 1880s

For offer, a rare old photograph! Fresh from a prominent estate in Upstate NY. Vintage, Old, Original, Antique, NOT a Reproduction - Guaranteed !!

It is hard to find these early photos of the horse-drawn trolley at Niagara Falls. Advertising sign on side of trolley. With back-matte, measures 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. In fairly good condition. Chipped at edges, professionally archivally repaired rip and partial puncture (small area). P lease see photo for details. If you collect 19th century Americana history, Victorian era American photography, advertisement ad, etc. this is a treasure you will not see again! Add this to your image or paper / ephemera collection. Combine shipping on multiple bid wins!

The Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge, which stood from 1855 to 1897 across the Niagara River, was the world's first working railway suspension bridge. It spanned 825 feet (251 m) and stood 2.5 miles (4.0 km) downstream of Niagara Falls, where it connected Niagara Falls, Ontario, to Niagara Falls, New York. Trains used the upper of its two decks, pedestrians and carriages the lower. The brainchild of Canadian politicians, the bridge was built by one American and one Canadian company. It was most commonly called the
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