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View shows the train and track atop Mount Washington with the Summit House. In the center of the photograph is a marker with an inscription above a cairn of stones.
hotels (public accommodations)
D.W. Butterworth photographer and publisher, Cambridgeport, Mass. (printed)
Summit House and Mt. Washington R.R.
Greatest Elevation 6291 ft.
Above sea level.
Sharpest grade 1980 ft. to the mile. (stamped)
Miss Lizze Bourne
Daughter of Judge Bourne
Sept 14, 1855
Aged 20 yrs.
Oversize photograph number OVP0243
1 photographic print : albumen, mounted ; 22 x 17 1/2 inches
General photographic collection
17 1/2 x 22 (HxW)(inches)
Mount Washington (Coos county, New Hampshire) [mountain]
Butterfield, D.W. (Photographer)
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