California L.A. c. 1915 Salt Lake Route oranges Novelty Travel RR views souvenirBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Americana, Travel, Tourism, California, Illustrated books, Street Scenes, Books with Maps).
A Souvenir of Delightful Journeys.
Published c. 1910-20, United States by the Passenger Department of the Salt Lake Route.
c. 40 pages. Text in English. Well illustrated throughout with small bw photo views on every page, including a birds-eye view map of southern California showing RR line around L.A.
Publisher's novelty fruit shaped heavy paper wrappers, both covers showing an orange.
Item is physically old and shows some light minor signs of handling and time, although overall it is quite clean. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, paper lightly uniformly toned, remains overall clean, sound, tight and attractive as an object.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this interesting and uncommon early 20th century Western U.S. California travel souvenir survives.
Covers measures c. 3 1/2" H x 3 7/8" W.