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Title
[Preliminary design for Oakland, Antioch & Eastern Railway advertisement]
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
[191u]
Contributing Institution
California State Railroad Museum Library
Collection
California Revealed from California State Railroad Museum Library
Rights Information
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Description
The Oakland, Antioch & Eastern Railway, a standard gauge electric line, was incorporated March 28, 1911. It opened for traffic to Sacramento on September 3, 1913. The OA&E was sold to the San Francisco-Sacramento Railroad Company on January 26, 1920.
Emil Grebs, the artist of this color tempera-on-board design for an advertising promotion, worked in the San Francisco Bay Area. For many years he was the art director for the Foster & Kleiser Company, for which these designs were made. Original measurements: 1 picture; 8 x 16 in.
Type
image
Format
Unknown
Print
Still Image
Extent
1 Page of 1
Identifier
cscrm_000103
caps001287
http://archive.org/details/cscrm_000103
negative number: CSRM Color Transparency 24586T. Original .tiff file name: csrm_267
Language
English
Subject
Railroads
1910-1919
Provenance
California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
The California Revealed Project 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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