The Great Southwest : Along the Santa Fe
Harvey, Frederick Henry. The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.. 1919.
Harvey, Frederick Henry (1919) The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO..
Harvey, Frederick Henry, The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.. 1919.
This souvenir booklet was a promotional brochure for the American Southwest published by the Fred Harvey Company for the Santa Fe Railroad. It was designed to showcase the various hotels, restaurants and shops along the way and help galvanize the tourist industry in the region. View a world long since gone with brilliant chromolithographs based on photographs of the old American West featuring Native Americans, landscapes, railroads and more.
An older edition (possible 4th), the first edition was printed in 1914.
Oblong Octavo. 8 x 10 inches (29 x 22 cm).
Purple cord tied/stapled illustrated wrappers embossed with mounted pictorial onlay of "The First Santa Fe Train". 67 pp. 32 color plates with descriptions.
Heavy wear to front cover and spine edges.
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Publisher: Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.
Date Added: 2019-04-16