Publication: Privately printed, 1929, N P
First edition. 9" x 8" color, pictorial wrappers, 16 pp. (including covers), illustrated, maps. Colorful full color cover art by Maurice Logan. Attractive 9" x 16" map of the United States and a portion of Mexico showing the "four great scenic routes to and from the East" by Lewis Rothe. Map is neatly diagrammed with trains, cowboys, points of interest, etc. including trips as far as Vera Cruz in Mexico and steamships between Galveston, New Orleans, Baltimore, and New York. The four scenic routes are the Sunset Route between San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, El Paso, San Antonio, New Orleans, and New York. The Golden State Route between Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, San Diego, El Paso, Kansas City, and Chicago. The Overland Route between San Francisco, Reno, Ogden, Omaha, and Chicago. The Shasta Route between San Francisco, Portland, and Pacific Northwest. Many views for all four routes are provided. This is one of the nicest brochures ever produced by Southern Pacific.Lightly rubbed at the base of spine else a fine copy.
Inventory Number: 39938