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Totally evocative ad for the lure of the Caribbean cruise. Elegant passengers, exotic birds, and palatial ships that will take you everywhere. Map shown. From the May, 1916 issue of RED BOOK. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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A Zeppelin airship sets off the sea lanes. Robust appearance of the world's largest ships in regular service to Paris, London, Hamburg. Two grand cruises around the world and through the Panama Canal in 1915! Just opened. No war yet. Well, soon. Published in the May 2, 1914 issue of JUDGE. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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This is an odd one: Hallicrafters Radio sponsored an ad about the future of radio (once that little World War Two was over) and how it would bring us all together, as exemplified by the wonders of Rio de Janeiro, "your new neighbor." Published in an unidentified magazine in 1944. Artist: Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for the Caribbean cruises of the United Fruit Company Steamship Service, with visions of pirates and gold, the Spanish Main, and the Great White Fleet. This last harks back to the world tour of the American Navy's world tour of 1908-9, in which the Great White Fleet notified the world that the US was now a naval power to be reckoned with. Published in the December, 1915 issue of HEARST'S MAGAZINE. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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An eerie foreshadowing of the ads from 1943, but here it's all in peacetime and the Santa Fe can haul the largest things made. Coast defense 14-inch railroad guns, with range of 23 miles and weight of 365 tons each; no problem moving them through California. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1937, possibly the Santa Fe company magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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The journey is the reward. To travel is to possess the earth. Published in the December 18, 1937 issue of COLLIER'S WEEKLY Artist: Source: Brian Bennett Restoration by: magscanner
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"If we were rolling in wealth, we'd still travel Greyhound!" If you believe that. Super-Coach, shown with comfort. Fares are low! Get booklet, "This Amazing America." Published in the October, 1940 issue of MOVIE STORY. Source: Dave Wills, who sells on eBay as dwills1000, and has an eBay storefront "Dave's Odds and Ends" Restoration by: magscanner
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by Maria de Kammerer
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Courtesy is not unpatriotic! Portraits of four American Airlines employees, all needed now even more than in peacetime! Published in an unidentified magazine in 1944. Artist: Maria de Kammerer Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Here's an ad to get up steam in the railfan's circulation. No tricks; just a locomotive coming in from the left. Oh, and a cat. This ad didn't take long to paste up. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1936. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Looking kind of like Chessie (see C&O), this happy businessman is getting his sleep, and will be ready for work the next day. Relax in the Pullman lounge car, wash up in the big Pullman washroom (both pictured). But most of all, sleep. Published in a 1942 issue of THE SATURDAY EVENING POST. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Vegetables are fresher when you have them shipped to market on the Heavy Duty Railroad. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1935. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the August, 1891 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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by Frank D. Raman [?]
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To the southern climes via the Queen and Crescent and Southern Railway. Chicago-Florida special! 24 hours from Cincinnati to St. Augustine. Published in an early 1900's issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Artist: Frank D. Raman [?] Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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What you call your mixed media, and with something to attract everyone. See the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition! With pictures. See glaciers. See a forest lodge hotel. See a Swiss Guide, in the largest park in the world. Published in a 1909 issue of THE INDEPENDENT. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Chessie the cat was a popular mascot for the line, but this ad teeters dangerously close to self-parody. The three cats on the right are not identical; they only look that way at first glance. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1935 Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Night-time on the desert; riding in the moonlight. Cowboy guitars and songs around a campfire. Take the Santa Fe away from winter. Published in the November 15, 1948 issue of TIME MAGAZINE. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Semi-classic pose of young cutie sitting on her suitcase, showing her gams. Fresh as the breath of Spring, if yu travel on an air-conditioned train, and here are drawings of daffodils to prove it. A tiny cut of a steam locomotive comes out of the page from under her knees. Includes logos and shields for twenty-seven different railroads, and general ad copy for all of them together. Published in the May 6, 1935, issue of TIME MAGAZINE. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by:...
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Happy passengers crowd the back platform of the end parlor/observation car, watching the scenery rush by. How about a thirty-day jaunt through the Northwest on the NP, including a steamer on the Great Lakes, Duluth, Minneapolis & St. Paul, the Minnesota lakes region, Yellowstone Park via the Gardiner Gateway, Spokane, Seattle, Tacoma, Vancouver, Victoria, Portland, and all of Puget Sound? Harvard Club special train! Published in a 1911 issue of THE INDEPENDENT. Artist: Source: eBay seller...
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Nice pen-and-ink sketch of Edinburgh, "The Modern Athens," on the Flying Scotsman, which runs through Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Pilgrim land, the Yorkshire Moors and Dales, the Northumberland Fells, and into the wild beauty of the Scottish Highlands. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1925. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Rather crude ad for the only route to the Catskill Mountains without change of cars, a new standard-gauge line over the Stony Clove and Kaaterskill Railroads. the haunts of Rip Van Winkle, as shown in newly awakened and confused condition. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1900. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Nighttime in the railroad yards, under clouds from the smokestacks. Eerie, possibly dangerous, but thrilling! And it's all about Free Enterprise. Published in a 1947 issue of FORTUNE magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Yellowstone! Bears, Bison, Elk, Deer, and Antelope. Towering peaks, noble cataracts, bubbling hot springs, spouting geysers and weird formations of rock and lava. Gardiner Gateway, during the open season. And don't forget the fourth annual Rose Festival, Portland, OR, June 6-11, 1910. Bears climb tree. Published in the May 12, 1910 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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There goes the new train, in this idyllic picture of a track through flat farming country. Published in a 1936 issue of FORTUNE magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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by G. Patrick Nelson
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Happy woman in a sailor collar goes to Colorado for a cool Summer vacation, on the Rocky Mountain Limited. Runs every morning from Chicago to Denver, Colorado Springs, and Pueblo. Ad published in the August, 1912 issue of COSMOPOLITAN. Artist: G. Patrick Nelson Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Six photos show all kinds of things to see and do in California, on the road of a thousand wonders, and accessible via the Southern Pacific. Big trees near Santa Cruz, Mission Santa Barbara, the Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton, Castle Dome (mountain/rock), an orange grove, and the Hotel Del Monte. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1905. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the January, 1894 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for farms and summer outing places between Minnesota and Seattle. Photo of Mt. Index, surrounded by a lake, mountains, falls, and a grain elevator at a canal lock. North Dakota, Puget Sound, Rocky Mountains. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1906. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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No two alike, though they look the same. Each one is specialized for your needs. Published in a 1945 issue of FORTUNE magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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by B. B. / STL
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A Good Night en route is assured on all trains of the Wabash Line. A couple of happy sleeper customers prove it. Published in an early 1900's issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Artist: B. B. / STL Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Published in the July, 1892 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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The 1930 Dressing Rooms are extraordinarily large. You are traveling first class; the Pullmans have been opened up for only ten sections per car, instead of the twelve or sixteen you will find on the crowded cars of other railroads. Here a man combs his hair, alone in a vast bathroom. Published in the July, 1930 issue of THE WORLD'S WORK. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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The Big Parade. Does this frighten you as it frightens us? Published in an unidentified magazine in 1936. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Here "The Crisis" isn't the American Civil War, but the difficulty of choosing the route from Chicago to California. Three daily trains, the overland route with the Union Pacific. This woman holds up her new timetable with route map! See also the Milwaukee Road. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Wabash Railroad, offering seven different lines to the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. Beautiful view of the lake and buildings. From a 1904 issue of BOOKLOVER'S MAGAZINE. What an experience that must have been. Ice cream cone, anyone? Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Germany for perfect pleasure and sparkling sport. This is a beautiful ad for Germany as the tourist destination, all of it about to be blown away at the beginning of September. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1939. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Your summer playground? It could be, just as for this ink-brush woman laid on a charcoal drawing of a beautiful lake below a vast resort hotel. Get the book "Mountain and Lake Resorts," for fishing, hunting, golfing, motoring, climbing, sailing or swimming. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1908. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Happy couple watches the mountains and deserts of the far west go by their picture window. Published in the December 19, 1912 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Overland Limited ad, fastest and best equipped train between Chicago and San Francisco. Published in the December 19, 1912 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Visit Alaska. Shown: taking in ice in Taku Inlet, Alaska. Start with the Pioneer Limited on the Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul Railway, then take a steamer from Seattle. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1913. Shown: Comforts of the Compartment Car, your private traveling room. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Take the New jersey Central off to vacation. Go to Lakewood, in the Jersey Pines, as this woman driving a trap away from her resort hotel is doing. Or go to Atlantic City, the Playground of the People, with huge hotels and oceanside promenades. Vestibuled coaches, pullman, parlor buffet and dining cars. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1907. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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by E. L. Smyth
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A nice ink drawing of the Grand Canyon, though the man in the foreground kind of blends into the majesty of the background, making his actual size uncertain. Easily reached from Williams, Arizona, by railroad, with only 11 miles stage ride. (These days, the train goes all the way.) I guess that's a burro packed up with miner's or camper's gear, as it's too small to be a mule. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1900. Artist: E. L. Smyth Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by:...
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A very striking design in this ad for Southern's through service to Florida and Cuba (presumably via boat for that last leg). From the May, 1899 issue of METROPOLITAN. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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by C. W.
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California resort hotels: fine cuisine, sumptuous furnishings, and beautiful surroundings. Pictures of the new Raymond, in Pasadena; Hotel del Coronado, on Coronado Beach; and the Hotel Green, in Pasadena. Golf, surf-bathing, deep-sea fishing, and mountain climbing. Take the California Limited, daily from Chicago to Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Francisco. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1901. Artist: C. W. Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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A picture of the Grand Canyon, Nature's masterpiece, is all and sum of the ad. There is a Santa Fe brand to tell how to get there. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1906. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Shooting the rapids on your steamboat, through the Venetian Scenery of the Thousand Islands, the exciting descent of all the marvelous rapids and the historic Associations of Old Quebec (America's Gibraltar) thence to the incomparable Saguenay River, with its majestic Capes. "Trinity" and "Eternity." Few want to travel on a boat named "Eternity." Published in a 1909 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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"The Erie Area" is the industrial heartland of the country. You would be wise to use the Erie in this area. Just pointing this out. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1943. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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You have to read this ad carefully to discover it was actually placed by the Matson Line, running passenger ships to Hawaii. So we place it here, instead of in Ships. Published in the December, 1937 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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I want to see Alaska in the Midnight Sun. Photo of the ship S. S. Alaska calling at Ketchikan. Take the Empire Builder to Seattle, then boat to glaciers, Juneau, Skagway, Sitka. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1934. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Minimalist ad copy, with picture of rich and happy people enjoying themselves in a private suite with connecting rooms. Not for the likes of us, but what the hey. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1930. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the February, 1892 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the July, 1892 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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How to have a Merry Christmas trip. Next time, try the train and Be Safe. Published in the December, 1939 issue of CALIFORNIA MONTHLY. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Let an S. P. engineer drive you to the "Big Game." 17 day football excursion to Georgia Tech -- Return via Mexico. Published in the November, 1939 issue of CALIFORNIA MONTHLY. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Twins! The twin Zephyrs on the Burlington Route. Published in a 1936 issue of FORTUNE magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Black porter points to this as the Right Road to take. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1906. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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A train of petroleum cars in front of two battleships as GATX makes more cars for victory. Published in a 1942 issue of FORTUNE magazine. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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One third of the country's population live within fifty miles of the Erie's tracks. Handy for shippers, eh. And travel the scenic Erie, in air-conditined cars. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1937. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Woman paddling a canoe on the quiet lake, in the "Highlands of Ontario." Includes map of the lines of the Grand Trunk Railway. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1911. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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One of those grand expositions you don't hear much about today, but a vacation destination in 1888 -- with railroad excursion rates from all points. A great picture, but lost a lot in being squeezed down to fill a small ad space. Published in the June, 1888 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Small drawing of a family at the lake shore by the woods, for vacation. In August take to the mountains. Delaware Water Gap, Pocono Mountains, Lake Hopatcong, and Richfield Springs. Sea shore, summer resort. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1901. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Contrasting the old-fashioned covered wagon with the fast new train. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1900. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Give preference to the military, in a wartime when there weren't enough trains for everyone who wanted to travel. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1945. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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by Mitchell
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Top half is a modern drawing; the bottom half looks like something set up in 1912. They'll haul your auto for you, for one additional rail ticket! Published in an unidentified magazine in 1935. Artist: Mitchell Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Something a little different: A call for buyers to support creation of transit network for Seattle. Published in the February, 1891 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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The scenic highway of the great west, as shown in photos of the Columbia River Bridge, the North Bank Road's double-track entrance to Portland, Oregon, and the broad sweep of the Columbia River through the Cascade Range. This railroad follows the river. Published in a 1911 issue of THE PACIFIC MONTHLY. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Good intentions make good paving blocks. What is this ad all about? Go to Colorado and breathe the air -- it will make your lungs work. All the finance and investment terminology? The father and his two children? The road to Hell? What were they drinking when they put this ad together? Published in the May 5, 1909 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Picture shows how a woman examining cloth sample in an old-time country store is getting down to brass tacks, just as the brass tacks of transportation in wartime are the railroads. Small image shows bituminous coal train working for the war effort. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1943. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Elaborate ad for the North Coast Limited, the Exposition Special, and the Pacific Express, with destinations Yellowstone Park (through Gardiner Gateway), the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, and the Rose Festival in Portland, Oregon. Note the odd curving shape, echoing the monon symbol for the railroad, and how the artist has made the action fit the shape -- except once, when he gave up. Published in an unidentified magazine in 1909. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by:...
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Northwest Wonderland Vacations, along america's longest electrified railroad. The Olympian. See also the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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How to see twice as much on your trip East! Take the SP by one of its four routes to the east, stop off at the New York World's Fair, and then come back by a different SP route at no extra charge. Published in the May, 1939 issue of CALIFORNIA MAGAZINE. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Go East via New Orleans. City of flowers, fountains and festivals. Mardi Gras. Spring festival. An ocean voyage. Published in the February, 1939 issue of CALIFORNIA MONTHLY. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Travel and Transportation
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Nice photo of the San Gabriel Mission attracts travelers to California, where they can ride the Pacific Electric all over the Los Angeles region. Published in the April, 1913 issue of SUNSET. Artist: Source: eBay seller PeriodPaper Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the May, 1893 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the August, 1893 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the August, 1893 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the March, 1895 issue of NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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