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Souvenir Of Los Angeles And Vicinity

Souvenir Of Los Angeles And Vicinity

Publication: Ward Bros, 1887, Columbus

6" x 5" gilt stamped boards. Folding view book with 15 panels of views, 8 pages of text at rear. Begins with double view of Main Street, the rest have 2 - 7 views per panel. Large buildings, flower festival, large resort hotels, raisin vineyard, missions, San Pedro Harbor, Pasadena, etc. Information on history of Los Angeles ... population, climate, elevations, culture, agriculture, taxes, manufactories, etc. Folds intact, exterior edge worn and spine very fragile.

Inventory Number: 34421