Chicago, IL: Poole Brothers, 1913. pp. Octavo [28 cm] Illustrated wrappers. Very good. Item #7401
Promotional piece for Southern Pacific's Sunset Route, that ran from New Orleans to San Francisco, by way of Los Angeles. Descriptions of the sights along the way. Double-page U.S. map at the center with the Southern Pacific lines marked. Black and white views throughout of places that one might see on the Sunset Route.
"The Sunset Route follows the southern and western rim of the United States from the Gulf of Mexico, Arizona and California. Its grades are easy, its altitudes are low and its long tangents help to give a thoroughly comfortable and restful journey." - p..