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Mexico. A Foreign Land A Step Away Missouri Pacific Lines

Mexico. A Foreign Land A Step Away

Missouri Pacific Lines

Publication: AD Bell, Passenger Traffic Manager, Missouri Pacific Railroad, nd ca 1930, St Louis

8 3/4" x 5" in bright colorful pictorial wrappers showing a market scene on the front wrapper. 50pp. Illustrations. Map. Written with the potential tourist in mind the brochure discusses a trip from St. Louis to Mexico City, describing what one will see and experience on the trip. Black and white photographs include Chapultepec Castle, scenery, caverns, various falls, Saddle Mountain, street scenes, monuments, important buildings, churches, locals, etc. Fold-out colored system map at end of brochure showing the Missouri Pacific Railway lines and its connections from St. Louis southward thru Texarkana, Austin, San Antonio and down to Mexico City. Chart showing how to pronounce Spanish and Indian names. Light soiling to wrappers and with minor wear to the extremities. A nicely produced and informative brochure.

Inventory Number: 44298