Rhea, J.J. (mapmaker).
Pamphlet / broadsheet with color map 15 x 23 1/2 inches on sheet size 18 3/4 x 32 inches, folding to 9 1/2 x 4 inches, color illustrations and text on verso. A couple of short splits at fold intersections, but still very good condition. This pamphlet promoting Alameda County for both settlers and tourists was issued for the 1915 San Francisco Panama-Pacific Exposition. When completely opened there is a large and handsome map of the county and San Francisco Bay designed by J.J. Rhea, surrounded by information on all aspects of the business and social life of the county. On the verso are more colorful pictures and glowing text. Pictures include: Down Broadway Oakland; Castro Valley - a Type of Rural Settlement; Across the Livermore Valley - near Pleasanton; Westward across Oakland and the Bay. A high quality production on textured paper. Item #46791