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Title
A dictionary of Sierra Madre and a guide, philosopher and friend for tourists, travelers and investors
Creator
Blumer, John George, 1845-1918
Hawxhurst, Henry Ivins, 1877-1962
Date Created and/or Issued
1906-07
Contributing Institution
Sierra Madre Public Library
Collection
California Revealed from Sierra Madre Public Library
Rights Information
Public Domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
A Dictionary of Sierra Madre was created to serve as a directory and guide to Sierra Madre, California. It was edited by J.G. Blumer. The booklet was published in 1906 by Southwest Co. in Los Angeles. The Dictionary of Sierra Madre includes an alphabetical listing of topics (Avenues and Streets, Physicians, Trails, etc.) with details particular to Sierra Madre. It also includes a listing of residents, advertisements, and tables with data for transportation, temperature, and rainfall. The booklet was designed and illustrated by artist Henry Ivins Hawxhurst.
Type
text
Format
Booklet
Extent
19 x 11 cm
66 Pages of 66
Identifier
csie_000002
Language
English
Subject
Directories—Sierra Madre—California
Guidebooks—California—1906
Sierra Madre (Calif)--History, Local
Time Period
1906
Place
Sierra Madre (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Provenance
Sierra Madre Public Library
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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