1910 Photograph Album of Mary Holley Brooks, Touring Italy & The Riviera: Naples, Amalfi, Capri, Rome, Florence, Venice, Milan; Monte Carlo & Nice; & the S.S. Berlin.
Europe: Not Published, 1910. Photograph Album. Flexible Cardstock. Very Good. Item #027817
Over 100 black and white photographs; front endpaper with the owner identification, "Mary Holley Brooks Trip Through Italy and the Riviera March & April 1910." Touring images include: A few taken aboard the S.S. "Berlin", with a few passengers named; Naples; Pompeii; the Amalfi drive & surrounds; various scenes on Capri; Rome & ruins; Perugia, Narni; Floence with views & a couple of photos of early airplanes in flight, identified as that of "Rougier" (Henri Louis Rougier (1876 -1956) French racing pilot and entrepreneur); Venice & canals, including a small image of a funeral-boat; Milan; Monte Carlo & Casino, Nice & the Corniche, Cannes. Photos approx. 2 1/4" x 3 1/4" size, a couple larger. Album approx. 7 1/4" x 10 3/4" size, oblong format, flexible black cloth covers. Some wear and rubbing to the binding; most of the photos in very good condition.