Mt. Washington Tip Top House

Mt. Washington Tip Top House New Hampshire


Stock #: 34836
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Mount Washington
State: New Hampshire (NH)
County: Coos
Publisher: Hugh C. Leighton Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The oldest structure now standing on the summit of Mt. Washington. Erected in 1858. Has sheltered world-famous men. Now stands close beside the great Summit House, an object of interest to thousands who visit the summit. Summit first gained in 1632; mountain named, 1784; first shelter for tourists, 1821; first horse climbed up, 1840; locomotive followed, 1869.