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California (series), circa 1878-1958

Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Author:
California Promotion Committee
Subject:
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
Union Pacific Railroad Company
Physical description:
1.35 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Type:
Almanacs
Bibliographies
Correspondence
Financial records
Guidebooks
Legal documents
Maps
Periodicals
Publications
Souvenirs
Place:
California
San Diego (Calif.)
San Francisco (Calif.)
Date:
1878
1958
circa 1878-1958
Summary:
This series primarily concerns tourism, business development and emigration. A number of brochures promoting emigration to California in the early 20th century are present. Some of these brochures were created by the California Promotion Committee, a statewide chamber of commerce. The Tourism subseries contains guidebooks, souvenirs and brochures from San Diego and San Francisco, as well as a substantial amount of early 20th century railroad-related materials.
Cite as:
California, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box X, folder XX, digital file number XXXX
Topic:
Agriculture
Education
Migration, Internal
Railroads
Tourism
Discovery and exploration
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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