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Mexican Travel and Tourism Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera-01-Collection 153-Mexico

Scope and Contents

1890s-2010s. Print ephemera materials in black and white and color relating to travel and tourism in Mexico documented in the last decade of the 19th century and throughout the 20th and early 21st centuries. Formats include folded informational and promotional brochures, guides and maps, posters, souvenir postcards, and advertising flyers. Many of the pieces were produced by government departments and ministeries, though many come directly from the government railroad lines, shipping companies, hotels and tourist agencies, restaurants, and other outlets vying for the tourist dollar, particular those from the United States.

Dates

  • 1890s-2010s

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public.  No known restrictions.

Extent

4.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Related Materials

Related materials can be found in the following: Spratling-Taxco Collection 148; the Latin American Library's Map Collection
Title
Mexican Travel and Tourism Ephemera
Subtitle
Ephemera 1. Collection 153-Mexico, Manuscripts, The Latin American Library, Tulane University
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

Contact:
7001 Freret Street
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 4th floor
Tulane University
New Orleans Louisiana 70118 US
(504) 865-5681