Our Letchworth History Photo Album

Photo 41



"819 R.R. Bridge from Glen Iris Park"

C.W. Woodward, Publisher
Rochester NY

"American Scenery, Portage N.Y"

circa 1870


Although the title and the framing indicates that the wooden Portage Bridge is important in this image, so are the people who are posing before it. Although their identities are unknown, they represent the thousands who came in their "Sunday Best"to visit Mr. Letchworth's Glen Iris "Park".

For more information also see the Glimpse of the Glen Iris.

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