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San Francisco World's Fair News! Southern Pacific

San Francisco World's Fair News!

Southern Pacific

Other works by Southern Pacific

Publication: Privately printed, 1939, NP

12" x 18" sheet folded to 6" x 9." 1 cover panel; 1 panel offering names and locations of Southern Pacific representatives; 2 panels offer a black and white photograph showing how Treasure Island is joined to Yerba Buenda Island and the Bay Bridge along with general information about the expo. 4 panels offer black and white photographs and brief information about various routes on the Southern Pacific to the Word's Fair to include the Overland Route, the Golden State Route, the Sunset Route, and the Shasta Route. Photo include Carlsbad Caverns, New Orleans paddle boat, big trees at Sequoia, Mount Shasta, San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, the Columbia River Highway, Crater Lake, the Great Salt Lake, etc. Opposite panels offer color illustrations of and information about various buildings and transportation dealing with the expo. Buildings include the Statue of Pacifica, the Arch of Triumph, the South Tower, the Federal Building, the Portals of the Pacific, the Southern Pacific's "Daylight," and the "City of San Francisco." Lightly soiled and with light wear to the extremities. Very good.

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