Publication: The Commercial Club, nd ca 1908, Hood River
First edition. 9" x 6" in colorful pictorial wrappers showing a large red apple on the front wrapper and a colorful scenic view on the rear wrapper. 64 pp., illustrations, map. Overview of the Hood River and Oregon followed by much information on the area's fruit industry to include profits per acre. Also includes information on the timber industry, irrigation, education, price of land, the city of Hood River, transportation, etc. Illustrated throughout with orchard scenes, lumber scenes, buildings and houses, various fruits and orchard scenes, etc. At center of of booklet is a birds-eye-view map of the Hood River Valley. 1/4" x 1" chip missing from top of front wrapper, 1/2" closed tear to head of spine, light soiling and rubbing to wrappers and spine along with light wear to the extremities. Very good.
Inventory Number: 40783