-PE Ephemera

“Seeing Los Angeles” Brochure

Posted on: May 12, 2012 by Pacific Electric No Comments
 Mount Lowe Preservation Society Inc. Collection

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Inc. Collection

"Seeing Los Angeles Pullman Automobiles" brochure. Cover cut from a brochure, some paper loss lower right corner. Measures 3” by 5.5” Declares on the bottom of the front “Take the Large Red Autos” and also, under the vehicle, has the Comfort – Speed – Safety saying. Another clipping from the same ephemera collection has the same image of the car with “Big Red Autos” at the top. Dated in pen at top, 1909. The back states automobiles of all sizes are available for private parties. The fare was $1.00 and the cars left every day at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm from 516 and 553 South Spring Street and also the corner of Fourth and Spring in front of the National Bank of California.

Note that the Pullman Company manufactured both automobiles and buses, right here in Los Angeles.

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Inc. Collection

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Inc. Collection

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Inc. Collection

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