Yosemite Mariposa Big Trees "The Horseshoe Route

[YOSEMITE], .
California: Peck-Judan Travel Bureaus, [1923]. Illustrated.
9.5 x 24 inches, coloured pictorial map, folded in six. Slight browning in outer folds, else fine.


The subtitle on the inside is "The Pioneer Line for Yousemite Valley Travel / (Established forty years)" 1877 - Then in Horse Stages - Now in Pierce-Arrow Autos - 1923". The brochure has several mas and also photograhs form the valley, including one of the "Grizzly Giant" a redwood estimated at 5000 years old and a height of 224 feet.

There is a detailed description of the trip and a "schedule of auto services", as well as a narrative of the "The Most Famous Grove of Sequoias in the World"; in addition lists Hotels, Lodges and Camps in Yosemite and their prices -the most expensive being a "Redwood Cabin, with private bath, one person" for $9.00 a day ..

With:

"Yosemite Guide" 4pp. periodical. Volume 1, No. 24, April 29 n- May14, 1972. Contains articles, maps, photographs and schedules. Folio, folded twice. Slightly browned at some edges, else fine.

First Day Cover: "Yosemite National Park, Centennial Celebration". Cancelled Oct 1, 1990 with Yosemite one cent stamp. Fine.

Price: $175.00
SKU: 30767
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