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CALIFORNIA: A GUIDE TO THE GOLDEN STATE/ Compiled and
Written by the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress
Administration for the State of California.New York: Hastings
House, 1939.xxxi, 713 p.: ill., maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. 687-693.A Selected Reading List
of California Books: p. 694-698.Index: p. 699-713.First
published in May 1939.Verso of t-p.Sponsored by Mabel R.
Gillis, California State Librarian.T-p.Editorial Staff for
Northern California:...Kenneth Rexroth [and Kenneth Patchen]...For the
Federal Art Project, Northern California: Sonya Sitomer, Charles
Maps: Map on front endpapers: Tour Key Map,
California. Folded colored map in back pocket: verso, Map of
California, with insert map: California Transportation;
recto, b&w map, Los Angeles & Vicinity, and, San
Francisco.Text maps of: University of California
(Berkeley), Oakland, Sacramento, San Diego, Downtown San Francisco,
Death Valley National Monument, Sequoia National Park, Yosemite
Photos: 100 b&w photos.
Chapter head- and tail piece art: unidentified.
Endpapers: front, Tour Key Map, California.
Binding: light green cloth with dark green lettering.
Dustjacket: Second state, or later. Jacket illustration
courtesy, Southern Pacific Company.Inside front flap. Front and
spine: color photograph of three people standing at the base of a
group of Sequoia trees; back: newspaper reviews excerpts and small b&w
Los Angeles: a guide to the city and its environs/Compiled
by Workers of the Writers Program of the Work Projects
Administration in Southern California; sponsored by the Los Angeles
County Board of Supervisors.Completely rev. 2nd ed.New
York: Hastings House, 1951.441 p.: ill., maps; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. 413-420; Selective bibliography: p 421-427;
Index: p. 429-441. Tour Key Map Los Angeles on front and
back endpapers. In dustjacket with illustration of mural by Edward
Festivals in San Francisco/Prepared by the Northern
California Writers Project, Work Projects Administration;
sponsored by International Institute.Palo Alto: James Ladd
Delkin, Stanford University, 1939.67 p.: ill.; 27.5 cm.(American
[List of consultants: p. 57-59; Current information: p. 60-62;
Index to National Groups: p. 63-65; Bibliography: p. 66-67. Pauline
Vinson, artverso of t-p.1000 copies printed at The
Grabhorn Press, 1939colophon. In plain dustwrapper].
San Diego: a California city/Prepared by the San Diego
Federal Writers Project, Works Progress Administration, State of
California; sponsored...by the San Diego Historical Society.San
Diego: San Diego Historical Society, 1937.138 p.: ill., maps
(some folded); 22 cm.(American Guide Series).
[Bibliography: p. 127-130; Index: p. 131-138. Cover design by
Mallette Dean, Federal Art Project, San Francisco.p. ix].
Death Valley: a guide/Written and compiled by the Federal
Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration of Northern
California; sponsored by the Bret Harte Associates.Boston:
Houghton Mifflin, 1939.75 p.: ill., maps (some folded); 24.5 cm.
[Bibliography: p. ; Index: p. -75. Includes three
photographs by Edward Weston. In dustjacket. Approved by the
National Park Service, Department of the Interioron
The Old West: pioneer tales of San Bernardino County/Compiled
by Workers of the WPA Writers Program of the Work Projects
Administration in Southern California; sponsored by Arrowhead Parlor
No. 110, Native Sons of the Golden West.San Bernardino: Sun
Company, 1940.53 p.: ill.; 23 cm.
The history of San Diego County ranchos: the Spanish,
Mexican, and American occupation of San Diego County and the story of
the ownership of land grants therein/originally written by R.W.
Brackett; sponsored by the San Diego Historical Society.5th ed.San
Diego: Union Title Insurance Company, c1939, c1960.70 p.: ill.,
maps; 21 cm.
[Map: San Diego County ranchos with historic routes and
points of interest on front and back endpapers. Bibliography: p.
65. Index: p. 66-70].
Almanac for Thirty-Niners/Compiled by the Workers of the
Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration in
the City of San Francisco; with illustrations by the WPA Federal Art
Project in the City of San Francisco; sponsored by Bret Harte
Associates of California.[Palo Alto]: James Ladd Delkin, c1938.127
p.: ill.; 19.5 cm.
[Cover and illustrations, Lloyd Wulf. Map of 1939 Worlds
Fair of the West on back cover. Bibliography: p. 124].
Program of Western States Recreation Conference, W.P.A.
Region #5: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New
Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming/Regional Recreation
Conference, San Francisco, Jan. 25-30, 1937; Works Progress
Administration.[S.l.: s.n.], 1937. p.; 30.5 cm.
COLORADO: A GUIDE TO THE HIGHEST STATE/ Compiled by
Workers of the Writers Program of the Work Projects
Administration in the State of Colorado.New York: Hastings
House, 1941.xxxiii, 511 p.: ill., maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. 467-472.Selective Reading List:
p. 473-479.Population Figures: p. 480.Index:
p. 497-511.First published in 1941.Verso of t-p.Sponsored
by the Colorado State Planning Commission.T-p.
Maps: Front and back endpapers: Key to Colorado Tours.
Text maps of:Colorado Springs, Denver, Pueblo, Rocky
Mountain National Park, Map of Colorado in sections.
Photos: 113 b&w photos by Rothstein, Lea, and
Allison, et al.
Chapter tail-piece art: unidentified, some signed R.H.
Endpapers: Front and back: map, Key to
Binding: Peach cloth with dark brown lettering.
Dustjacket: Front and spine in black, yellow and red. B&w
photo of mountain valley on front. Back: excerpt of newspaper review
and small b&w illustration of Indian village].
Ghost towns of Colorado/Compiled by Workers of the
Writers Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State
of Colorado; sponsored by Ralph L. Carter, Governor of Colorado.New
York: Hastings House, 1947.114 p.: ill.; 21 cm.(American
[Photographs on endpapers. Front endpaper photo of Telluride,
Colo, 1940, by Farm Security Administration. In illustrated dustjacket
by D. Hewlings?].
The Apache/Material prepared by Federal Writers
Project; Sponsored...by Arizona State Teachers College at Flagstaff.Flagstaff:
Arizona State Teachers College, 1939.16 p.: 1 ill.; 23 cm.
[Bibliography: p. . Arizona State Teachers College Bulletin,
v. 20, #1 (Aug. 1939)].
CONNECTICUT: A GUIDE TO ITS ROADS, LORE, AND PEOPLE/Written
by Workers of the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress
Administration for the State of Connecticut.Boston: Houghton
Mifflin, 1938.xxxiii, 591 p.: ill., maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. 557-561.Selected Reading List:
p. 562-565.Index: p. 567-586.Index of Old
and Historic Houses: p. 587-593.Sponsored by Wilbur L.
Cross, Governor of Connecticut.T-p.We are especially
indebted to Mr. Edgar L. Heermance, whose ?Connecticut Guide was
our predecessor and inspiration, and who graciously allowed us the use
of his files containing valuable field notes and historical
Maps: Front endpapers: Key to Connecticut Tours.Folded
colored map in back pocket: recto: Connecticut; verso:
Connecticut Transportation Facilities, and, Location
of Connecticut State Parks-Forest and Historic Sites.Text
maps of: Bridgeport, Danbury, Fairfield, Greenwich, Guilford,
Hartford, Hartford Tour Map, Meriden, Middletown, Milford, New
Britain, New Haven, New Haven Tour Map, New London, Norwalk, Norwich,
Norwichtown, Stamford, Stonington, Waterbury, Wethersfield, Windsor,
and Key to Connecticut Tours.
Photos: 102 b&w photos.
Endpapers: Front: map, Key to Connecticut Tours.
Binding: Red fabric with gold lettering.
Dustjacket: Front: b&w photo of church. Back: six b&w
Houghton Mifflin New England guides superimposed on a map of New
DELAWARE: A GUIDE TO THE FIRST STATE/ Compiled and
Written by the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress
Administration for the State of Delaware.New York: Viking
Press, 1938.xxv, 549 p.: ill.; maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. -529.Bibliography:
p. -538.Index: p. -549.First published
in June 1938.Verso of t-p.Sponsored by Edward W. Cooch,
Maps: Front endpapers: Key to Delaware Tours.Folded
colored map in back pocket: verso, Delaware; recto, Delaware,
recreation map; Delaware, transportation map.Text maps of:
Arden, Dover, Lewes, Milford, Newark, New Castle, Rehoboth,
Wilmington, Wedge Map.
Photos: 87 b&w photographs and drawings. All
photographs not otherwise credited are by Willard S. Stewart, of the
Federal Writers Project in Delaware. The drawings are the work
of John Moll, of the Federal Art Project Delaware.p. xvi.
Endpapers: Front: map, Key to Delaware Tours.23
x 13.5 cm.
Binding: Bright blue cloth with gold lettering.
Dustjacket: Printed in pale yellow and dark blue. Front
and spine illustration of the sailing ship, Kalmar Nyckel 1638 by
John Moll. Back: Viking Press blurb on the American Guide Series].
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