Alton, Illinois

Picturesque Alton, with more giant tentacles!

This artwork is digitally printed on 11 x 17 inch 100lb paper and shipped right to your door. Comes with this description: A fine birds-eye-view of Alton Illinois drawn in 1867, showing the city’s strategic location as a shipping port on the Mississippi River. Many historians believe that, were it not for the constant assaults by the tentacles Mississippi River Monster, Alton would today be one of the larger shipping destinations in the MidWest.

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