Passengers and Freight Elevators & Architecture

16 x 20 in (41 x 51 cm)
ID #USAE27

This Collection is a part of "The Growth of Industrial Art" printed in 1890 by the U.S. Patent Office. These tools and modes of production changed people's way of life as well as how they interacted with a rapidly changing world.

"A primitive hosting machine is used in the Convent of St. Catherine, at the foot of Mount Sinai, to raise travellers to a door in the second story". -excerpt from Passenger & Freight Elevators

"The ancient colossal ruins abounding inSiam, Japan, the islands of the Indian Ocean and the wonderful tombs, temples and pyramids of Egypt proclaim the early knowledge of architecture". -excerpt from Architecture

59 on one side, 60 on back side.

Please note: Some posters in this collection have missing pieces and tears on the margin

50-100 architecture cabin elevator history housing illustration industrial industry

More from $50 to $100


Mobil Poster
Mobil Poster
USA, c. 1970
30 x 42 in 76 x 107 (cm)
$90
This Is Elvis Movie Poster
This Is Elvis Movie Poster
U.S.A, 1981
40 x 25 in 102 x 64 (cm)
$60
The Future as We Know It Poster
The Future as We Know It Poster
U.S.A, 1995
17 x 24 in 43 x 61 (cm)
$90
Mediterranean S.S. Independence Poster
Mediterranean S.S. Independence Poster
U.S.A, c. 1965
14 x 22 in 36 x 56 (cm)
$60
The Halo Benders Poster
The Halo Benders Poster
U.S.A, 1994
18 x 23 in 46 x 58 (cm)
$90
Sacred Reich Poster
Sacred Reich Poster
U.S.A, 1987
14 x 22 in 36 x 56 (cm)
$90