Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California State Railroad Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The Sunset Limited ran between San Francisco and New Orleans. This poster probably dates from between 1896 and 1899 when the train ran bi-weekly on the days noted. The artist of this splendid poster is William Howell Bull who executed many colorful advertisements for the SP. Original measurements: 1 poster; 27-3/4 x 21 in. California Preservation Service (CAPS)
27 3/4 x 21 in. 2 Pages of 2
California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives 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.