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Promotional Brochures of Tropico and Early Glendale
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Promotional Brochures of Tropico and Early Glendale
    Dates: 1903-1928
    Collection Number: Consult library
    Creator/Collector: Weston, Edward, 1886-1958 Tropico Improvement Association Glendale Chamber of Commerce
    Extent: 11 brochures
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    Repository: Glendale Public Library
    Abstract: Brochures, selected from the holdings of Glendale Public Library's Special Collections Room, promoting Tropico and Glendale as idyllic places to live, work, and visit.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Promotional Brochures of Tropico and Early Glendale. Glendale Public Library

    Acquisition Information

    Collected by Glendale Public Library staff and others, donors generally unknown.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Brochures, selected from the holdings of Glendale Public Library's Special Collections Room, promoting Tropico and Glendale as idyllic places to live, work, and visit. Of particular interest in many of these items are the photographs of Edward Weston, who opened his first photography studio in Tropico in the 1910s.

    Indexing Terms

    Promotional materials
    Souvenirs
    Glendale (Calif.) -- Social life and customs
    Glendale (Calif.) -- History
    Tropico (Calif.) -- Social life and customs
    Glendale (Calif.) -- History
    Brand, Leslie, C. (Leslie Coombs), 1859-1925
    Glendale (Calif.)
    Tropico (Calif.)
    Pamphlets
    Booklets
    Leaflets
    Brochures