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Log of private car J'arilla [graphic] : [a Pullman car trip from Rochester, New York, to San Francisco, Calif.]
BANC PIC 1997.024--ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Log of private car J'arilla: [a Pullman car trip from Rochester, New York, to San Francisco, Calif.]

Creator/Contributor:

Roth, George F.

Abstract:

Photos depict members of the party ("Eastern capitalists," as described in one of the newspaper accounts) posed in the terrace of the Antlers Hotel, Colorado Springs, touring in motor cars, and at various sites around Salt Lake City, Mt. Lowe, Catalina Island, etc. Included are also scenic views of Southern California, Yosemite, San Francisco in ruins, Mt. Shasta, and Portland, and some scenes of railway interest.

Date:

1907 (issued)

Subject:

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Sightseers -- West (U.S.)
Railroads -- United States -- Photographs
Pullman cars -- Photographs
Railroad travel -- West (U.S.) -- Photographs
Leisure -- Pictorial works
California -- Pictorial works
West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Salt Lake City (Utah) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Photographer unknown.
Title from cover. Subtitle supplied by cataloger.
First page reads: In remembrance of their glorious trip to the western country, enjoyed through the courtesy of Mr. & Mrs. George F. Roth... [of Rochester, New York.]
Photographs captioned in print.
Album includes reproductions of: newspaper accounts of the trip, letters from railway officials, 2 page letterpress journal of the trip, and a "poetic greeting."
Gilt-lettered on cover: Dr. & Mrs. Fred. W. Zimmer.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (53 photographic prints and ephemera) : b&w, sepia toned ; album 25 x 34 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1997.024--ALB

Origin:

United States