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The Resource The California Limited : twentieth season, 1914-1915

The California Limited : twentieth season, 1914-1915

Label
The California Limited : twentieth season, 1914-1915
Title
The California Limited
Title remainder
twentieth season, 1914-1915
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Railroad travel brochure prepared by the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company, promoting travel to California aboard the Santa Fe line, which runs between California and Chicago, and is the shortest route to Los Angeles and San Diego.
Cataloging source
CUY
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The brochure makes special mention of tourists traveling west during 1915 to visit the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco and the Panama-California Exposition in San Diego, as well as those visiting the Grand Canyon. It contains description of the Santa Fe "Train of Comfort" which has drawing room, dining, club, observation, and Pullman cars, as well as the interior design of the train, and the meal service, under management of Fred Harvey, the "best in the world." Also included are train schedules, diagrams of train car interiors, and a Santa Fe route map
Label
The California Limited : twentieth season, 1914-1915
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1914, by W.J. Black]"--Verso of title page. Black was the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Passenger Traffic Manager in Chicago
  • Three-color illustrations in black, gray and orange throughout
  • Brightly colored illustrated covers depicting Native Americans in front of a steam locomotive (upper cover), and standing on a rocky cliff overlooking the Grand Canyon (lower cover)
Dimensions
24 x 11 cm.
Extent
22, [2] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Purchase, Jordan Antiquarian Books, 2007.
Other physical details
colored illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)235988192
  • ucoclc235988192
Label
The California Limited : twentieth season, 1914-1915
Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1914, by W.J. Black]"--Verso of title page. Black was the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Passenger Traffic Manager in Chicago
  • Three-color illustrations in black, gray and orange throughout
  • Brightly colored illustrated covers depicting Native Americans in front of a steam locomotive (upper cover), and standing on a rocky cliff overlooking the Grand Canyon (lower cover)
Dimensions
24 x 11 cm.
Extent
22, [2] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Purchase, Jordan Antiquarian Books, 2007.
Other physical details
colored illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)235988192
  • ucoclc235988192

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