Los Angeles Hollywood California c. 1920's-30's souvenir views & photo albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Souvenirs, Old Books, Early 20th Century Americana, Travel, Tourism, California, Southern California, Los Angeles, Hollywood).
In and About Los Angeles.
Published 1906, Los Angeles by E.P. Charlton & Co.
32 pages plus wrappers (embossed gilt lettering). Text in English. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographic plates. Rather poor condition- old damp staining, staple rust, etc.
Oblong format, typical of view books of this era.
Assorted Souvenir Views- two boxed sets - 1. Home of the Movie Stars (11 of 20 views)& 2. Los Angeles (18 of 20 views).
Published c. 1920's-30's, San Francisco by J.C. Bardell.
assorted color views, both incomplete (see pics)
Illustrated cardboard containers.
with: A nicely printed local Railroad ticket printed on card stock, a color lithographed floral image on reverse.
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Interesting and unique assortment of items relating to southern California.
Still remain overall attractive as objects.
Still attractive on the shelf. Pleasing and unique age patina, age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 8" H x 10" W.