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Harvey, Frederick Henry. The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.. 1919.

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Harvey, Frederick Henry (1919) The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO..

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Harvey, Frederick Henry, The Great Southwest. Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.. 1919.

Description

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.

List of Images

1. Book Display

2. Front Cover

3. Title Page

4. Spanish Peaks, Colorado

5. Gateway, Garden of the Gods, Colorado

6. The Snowy Range near Trinidad, Colorado

7. Raton Tunnel, Highest Point on the Santa Fe

8. Apache Canyon between Las Vegas and Lamy, New Mexico

9. El Ortiz, Lamy, New Mexico

10. The Alvarado, Albuquerque, New Mexico

11. Indian Building, Albuquerque, New Mexico

12. Interior Indian Building, Albuquerque, New Mexico

13. Elle of Ganado-Indian Building, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Most famous weaver among the Navajo.

14. Decorating Pottery, Pueblo of Isleta, New Mexico

15. Pueblo of Laguna, New Mexico

16. The Old Church, Pueblo of Acoma, New Mexico

17. Petrified Forest, Arizona

18. Canyon Diablo, Arizona

19. San Francisco Mountains, Arizona

20. In Apache Land, Arizona

21. Apache Warrior, Rio Navaho, Arizona

22. Grand Canyon, Arizona, Looking Across From Yayapai Point

23. Grand Canyon, Arizona, Sunset From Hopi Point

24. The Hopi House, Grand Canyon, Arizona

25. Interior Hopi House, Grand Canyon, Arizona

26. Arizona Afterglow, After Painting by Fernand Lungren

27. Mirage on the Desert, Arizona

28. Needles Mountains and Colorado River, California

29. Mystic Maze of the Mojave Indians near Needles, California

30. Ascending Cajon Pass, California

31. Cajon Pass at the Summit of the Coast Range, California

32. Redlands, California, View from Smiley Heights

33. "Old Baldy" From Smiley Heights, California

34. Yosemite Valley, California, General View from Artist's Point

35. Juan Capistrano Mission, California

36. Back Cover

Publication Information

Publisher: Published by Fred Harvey, Kansas City, MO.

Language(s):

English

Pages: 72

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ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-04-16

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