COLORADO SPRINGS COLORADO. AT THE FOOT OF PIKE'S PEAK. ITS MANIFOLD ATTRACTIONS AS | A HEALTH RESORT | A PLEASURE RESORT | A SCENIC CENTER AND | A RESIDENCE CITY. | TOGETHER WITH A COLLECTION OF MEDICAL FACTS CONCERNING COLORADO SPRINGS.

[Colorado Springs: The Gazette Printing Co.], 1892. Original staples and original printed, illustrated, and decorated wrappers. 72pp. Many photo illustrations and advertisements. Near Fine.

Buckman was Secretary of the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce. This is the first edition, reprinted in the next year. OCLC records eleven copies, as of April 2014, under two accession numbers. The pamphlet is an extremely attractive tour book, with numerous illustrations of local sites and scenery. Pages 66-72 consist of interesting advertisements for the various railroads serving the area. "Health resorts for lung troubles" are touted, as is the Springs' cures for "phthisis." Item #31090

Price: $600.00