Book Title: Pasadena California: Illustrated Souvenir Book Showing a Few Pasadena Homes, Schools, Churches, Etc., With Short Descriptive Data
Publisher: Directors of Board of Trade, Pasadena, California
Description: Hardcover. 96 pages.
Condition: Spine caps are bumped, rubbed, and lightly frayed. Corners also bumped and rubbed with some very little fraying to the bottom corners. Front and rear hinges reinforced with cloth tape. Gift inscription in ink and Pasadena Historical Society stamp on the inside front cover. Historical society stamp on the rear free page. Color fold-out of the Hotel Green has a large tear progressing three quarters of the way up the page from the bottom.
Dust Jacket: None as published.
Contents: This book, produced by the Pasadena Board of Trade, gives an illustrated look at what Pasadena was like at the turn of the 20th century. The book was designed to extol the healthful year-round climate and show Pasadena as a modern progressive city in an attempt to entice people to move there. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and one color fold-out.