Swett 6: Profile House

1865: Swett approaches his destination …

ADVENTURES of a DEAF-MUTE in the WHITE MOUNTAINS ~ by William B. Swett ~ Continued ~

<< BEFORE: Sudden snow …

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NEXT: Hotel guests >>

What does that one line tell you about Swett’s views of the forested landscape around him?:

“All symptoms of life… soon disappeared…”

I used this old stereoscope pf the Profile House as my model here; I adore the perspective it offers:
“First Sight of the Profile House” (Kilburn Brothers, 1865?-1890?)

Here we have another (undated) image featuring a stage (with roof-riders!) in the foreground:

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