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The summit of the pass has an altitude of 10,856 feet. The pass is a scenic and scientific wonder; the streams from the summit flow eastward into the Atlantic and westward into the Pacific.
Published by American News Co. (American, 1864–1969)
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photo-chromolithograph with retouching on card stock.
Not On View
Front: DENVER & RIO GRANDE R.R.
Back: undivided. Mint.
5631 Published by The Rochester News Company, Rochester, N.Y. U.S.A., Leipzig, Dresden.
Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder