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1930's Grand Canyon Santa Fe Rail Vintage National Parks Poster

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1930’s Grand Canyon Santa Fe Railroad Vintage National Parks Poster

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AGE: c 1930’s, lithograph
CONDITION: A, Linen Mounted. American Travel posters are very difficult to find and this is a beauty.

This wonderful scene of the Grand Canyon depicted in this poster was advertising for Santa Fe Railway, and is a beauty. Text reads “Santa Fe Pullmans to the rim the only Railroad to the park”. Earth's Scenic Wonder the Grand Canyon is depicted here in a photographic style graphic.

Santa Fe Rail was first chartered in February 1859. Although the railway was named in part for the capital of New Mexico, its main line never reached there as the terrain made it too difficult to lay the necessary tracks. The Santa Fe's first tracks reached the Kansas/Colorado state line in 1873, and connected to Pueblo, Colorado in 1876. Here we see it going all the way west to California. The poster is archivally linen backed and ready for framing. We only have this one.

Size: 27 × 41 inches
    You'll deal directly with gallery owner Debra in your purchase: USPS Priority Shipping is FREE in US, Reduced rate for International USPS Priority shipping. We have a 100% approval policy. We want you to be happy with your poster purchase. A signed COA (Certificate of Authenticity) is included with each poster purchase. Debra has been selling original vintage antique posters on the web since 1995. We do not sell reproductions, only authentic antique posters.