Hotel Tioga- 1920s Antique Travel Brochure- Merced, California- Yosemite Highway Map- Lithograph Print- Ames Hard- Paper Ephemera


(2 1/4 x 5 1/2 In) (9 x 5 1/2 unfolded) This is an original antique Ames-Hard Advertising lithograph travel brochure from the 1920s. "Merced, California - HOTEL TIOGA and Highway Maps - On the only.... all year Highway to YOSEMITE. When unfolded the front shows a view of the Hotel Tioga next to the map of Yosemite area Highways, the back has a list of "Points of Interest" at Yosemite and info about the Hotel.

"HOTEL TIOGA- On the All Year Highway to Yosemite National Park. 150 rooms-- combination of tub and shower. . . Also rooms without bath. . . All the most modern conveniences. . . Coffee shop and dining room in connection, with the best of food served at reasonable prices. . . Our desire is to please. . . For your comfort-- in summer an air-cooling system operates by means of which the air is washed every three minutes."

1. Yosemite Lake
2. Golf Course
3. Fig Packing Plant
4. California Packing Corp.
5. Old Millerton Road: Of Gold Rush Days
6. Historical Town of Snelling
7. Gold Dredging Operations
8. Hornitos: -Outlaw Joaquin Murietta's Camp, -Wells Fargo Express Office No. 1, - Ruins of Ghiradelli's First Store, -Hotel where General Grant Stopped.
9. Exchequer Dam: -Supplies Merced Irrigation Dist.
10. Bear Valley: -Oso House (Gen. Fremont's Headquarters when nominated)
11. Mt. Ophir: - Site of first U. S. Mint in California
12. Mt. Bullion and Princeton Mine
13. Mariposa Court House: -Built in 1854, still in use
14. Mariposa Gazette-News Office: -Operated since 1854
15. Site of Fort Sumpter"

The brochure is in EXCELLENT condition, light wear at the edges.

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