This illustrated souvenir book published by the Pasadena Board of Trade in 1897 contains images of private residences in Pasadena and is designed to showcase the city’s beauty and charm to tourists. It includes an introduction that highlights Pasadena’s nice climate and its beauty as illustrated in the photos contained therein. Each page contains a 6x8in image of a home and a brief caption that mentions the residence’s name and the street where the home is located. The images are rich in details and depict an aspect of Pasadena life near the turn of the century.
12 x 9 1/4 in. 164 Pages of 164
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