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Great Southwest of the Fred Harvey Company and the Santa Fe Railroad Marta Weigle

Great Southwest of the Fred Harvey Company and the Santa Fe Railroad

Marta Weigle

Published in conjunction with a 1995-96 exhibit, the essays in this volume provide authoritative studies on many aspects of the trade developed
ISBN : 9780934351492
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254 pages
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The Santa Fe Railway-Fred Harvey Company partnership introduced many new tourists to the American Southwest by making regional travel safe, comfortable, and adventurous. Employing many Native American artists, the Fred Harvey Company also activelyMoreThe Santa Fe Railway-Fred Harvey Company partnership introduced many new tourists to the American Southwest by making regional travel safe, comfortable, and adventurous. Employing many Native American artists, the Fred Harvey Company also actively collected superb examples of pottery, basketry, textiles, kachina dolls, and beadwork, which were sold to major collectors and American and European museums. In this provocative book, twenty contributors describe how the Fred Harvey Company created an image of the Southwest that endures to the present.