Romance of Transportation in California and Story of the Packard Building


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Los Angeles: Earle C. Anthony, Inc., 1929, Program for a 1929 transportation exhibition at the new Packard showrooms of Earle C. Anthony in Los Angeles. The first essay offers a description of the new building, designed by Bernard Maybeck, with details of its design, construction, and coloring. Anthony was the major Packard dealer in California and Maybeck was his favorite architect; he designed Anthony’s house as well as showrooms in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Oakland. (Building not illustrated.) A second essay deals with the history of transportation in the state. With a list of exhibits. First edition. 23.5 cm; 32 pp.; illustrated with drawings. Wrappers worn and separated; contents clean and tight; a fair copy only in wrappers. (Item ID: 013037)

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