Promotional Brochures of Tropico and Early Glendale

1903-1928


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
Online items available
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