Handmade 7.25" x 9.75" paper album with 18 leaves bound with red yarn. Inside there are 36 pasted down photos of various sizes, beautifully laid out with calligraphic annotations and design. There are two different sections: "Pictures taken on the main range, Rocky Mountain, near Butte, Montana, altitude over 7,000 feet," and "Photographs of Columbia Gardens, Butte, Montana, situate on the slope of the Rocky Mountains; nearly 6,000 feet above sea level." Photos shows cabins, pine forest, scenic views, Elk Park Basin, street scenes of Butte, etc. One full-page photo shows a "profile of the Great Continental Divide and Cascade Range" from the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway. One page is loose and there is some light edge wear the pages. A lovely album.