Santa Cruz, CA. Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors. Circa 1939.
Illustrated folded brochure, 9 1/4 x 4 inches, opening to sheet 17 x 31 3/4 inches with photographs of scenery, ocean views, and massive numbers of photographs (chiefly women) enjoying sun and sand; (several men make the cut: golf and polo). Brochure lists the various pleasures associated with life in the county: "Golf, Riding, Polo, Boating and other sports, Swimming Yachting, Tennis" with the message "Live Work and Play in Beautiful Santa Cruz County." Brochure reports "Just 60 Miles South of Treasure Island," indicating the brochure was issued to attract tourists from the 1939 Exposition. Single panel map indicates Santa Cruz County in relation to San Francisco and he towns in-between. Pinhole separations at three fold intersections, 1 inch tear to fold end at left edge; overall very good clean condition. An uncommon item; WorldCat lists only three library holdings. Item #55319