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Jewel Of The Railroad Era. Albuquerque's Alvarado Hotel. by  Deborah C. Slaney

Jewel Of The Railroad Era. Albuquerque's Alvarado Hotel.

by Deborah C. Slaney

First edition. Quarto. Stiff pictorial wrappers, salmon-colored endpapers, xi [blank], 112 pp., frontis. [train], foreword, acknowledgments, introduction, illustrated, portraits, chapter end notes. In a promotional blurb the publisher says, "From the moment it opened in 1902, the Alvarado Hotel was a destination for travelers, a publicity stop for celebrities, and headline material for newspaper reporters. From its rise and glory to its 1970 demolition, this FRED HARVEY hotel on the A.T. & S.F. railway train route has been a vital part of Albuquerque history." As new, unread copy.

Inventory Number: 32343

$35.00