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Collection ID: MS005

Travel Brochures of the 20th century from 1940-1955.

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Location of this collection:
Broward College
University/College Library
3501 SW Davie Road
Davie, FL 33314, USA
Terms of Access:
Since there are no restrictions on this collection, it is open to research. However, please contact Broward College Archives and Special Collections, University/College Library at Broward College Central Campus in advance to schedule an appointment.
Preferred citation:
MS005, Travel Brochures 1940-1955, Broward College Archives and Special Collections, University/College Library at Broward College Central Campus.

Collection description

Summary

Extent:
0.3 Linear Feet and This collection includes a series of travel brochures depicting the travel industry and various attractions throughout the United States. The materials are from 1940-1955, but a few brochures do not have a listed date.
Language:
English .
Preferred citation:
MS005, Travel Brochures 1940-1955, Broward College Archives and Special Collections, University/College Library at Broward College Central Campus.

Access and Use

Terms Of Use:

Since there are no restrictions on this collection, it is open to research. However, please contact Broward College Archives and Special Collections, University/College Library at Broward College Central Campus in advance to schedule an appointment.

Background

Scope and Content:

This collection includes travel brochures, information guides, and other tourist-related advertisements from 1940-1955. However, the majority of items are from 1952-1953. This collection is useful for researchers who want to focus on the travel industry in the 1950s. Brochures focus on parks and monuments throughout the United States.

Custodial history:

Anonymous gift to Special Collections, June 2010.

Processing information:

Processed in 2010 by Christina Foresman.

Indexed Terms

Subjects:
Special Collections
Leaflets

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