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New Orleans: City of Romance and Old World Charm (Chicago, 1929)

New Orleans: City of Romance and Old World Charm (Chicago, 1929)

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32 pages, plates, maps, illustrations. 23 cm.

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Illinois Central Railroad Company. NEW ORLEANS CITY OF ROMANCE AND OLD WORLD CHARM. Chicago: Rand McNally & Co., 1929. 32 pages, plates, maps, illustrations. 23 cm. First edition. Original pictorial wrappers. Shows light crease in middle . A very good copy.

There are two railroad maps, one of the Mississippi Valley, the other of southern Louisiana. This is a detailed promotional for New Orleans, emphasizing history, culture and architecture. It is loaded with period photographic illustrations of New Orleans.

A very scarce work. WORLDCAT records only four institutional library holdings.

 

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