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Title Mill Mountain Incline Handbill
Dates of Creation August 14, 1910
Scope & Content A handbill advertising the concrete incline up Mill Mountain in Roanoke, Virginia. There is a photograph of the incline taken from the lower end showing the "station house", the tracks, and the tower on top of the mountain from which one could see the valley below. A round trip took four minutes and cost 25 cents.
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1910
Subjects Cars
Inclined railroads
Views, Aerial
Views, City
Views, Panoramic
Wire cable industry
Search Terms Mill Mountain
Mill Mountain Incline
Mill Mountain Tower
Roanoke, Virginia
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 002\196372-2.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Handbill
Catalog Number 1963.7.2
Extent of Description 1 handbill, size 9" x 6"