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Title
Automobile road: Los Angeles to Sierra Madre, 1927
Creator
Automobile Club of Southern California. Touring Bureau. Route Map Service
Contributor
Brown
Date Created and/or Issued
1927-10-01
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Automobile Club of Southern California collection, 1892-1963
Rights Information
213-741-4486; http://www.calif.aaa.com
2601 South Figueroa Street, H-118, Los Angeles, CA 90007-3294, USA
Automobile Club of Southern California
yates.morgan@aaa-calif.com
Description
Strip map of the automobile routes from Los Angeles to Sierra Madre. Includes Mount Washington (top), San Gabriel Mission (bottom), Los Angeles (7th Street) (left), Sierra Madre (Scenic Point Road) (right). Due north is about 40 degrees right of vertical. Principal features: municipalities, roads, railroads, road names, mileages, geographic features. Prominent locations: Los Angeles (Beaudry Avenue, Seventh Street, Broadway, Main Street, 2nd Street, 3rd Street, North Broadway, North Main, Pasadena Avenue), Echo Park, Elysian Park, San Fernando Road, Los Angeles River, Arroyo Seco, Highland Park, Lincoln Park (Mission Road), El Monte Road, El Sereno (Huntington Drive), Alhambra, South Pasadena (Oak Knoll, Oneonta Park, Mission Street, Busch Gardens, Church of the Angels, Orange Grove Avenue), Pasadena (Colorado Street, Santa Anita Avenue), Lamanda Park, San Marino Station, San Gabriel Boulevard, Sierra Madre (Foothill Boulevard, Sierra Madre Avenue, Central Avenue, Baldwin Avenue, West Carter, North Sunnyside). Printed at the bottom is "Brown" and "200". Printed at the left, outside the map itself, is the number "23" and "Help prevent fire -- it pays". On the verso is a notice to look for the official hotels and garages with a list of 32 branch offices of the Automobile Club.
Type
image
Format
map : b&w
10 x 27 cm.
strip maps
cartographic material
Identifier
acsc-m21 [Legacy record ID]
AAA-SM-002189
AAA-SM-002189v
http://doi.org/10.25549/acsc-m21
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/AAA-SM-002189.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Automobile Club of Southern California
Maps, Tourist
Roadways
Time Period
1927-10-01
Place
California
Los Angeles
Sierra Madre
Mount Washington
San Gabriel Mission
Source
Automobile Club of Southern California [Contributing entity]
SMC Box 8a (2189) [Call number]
Relation
Automobile Club of Southern California collection, 1892-1963
Automobile Club of Southern California strip maps, 1912-1936
acsc-m1248

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