The Switzerland of America

In How To Go West: A Guide to Southern Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, California and the Whole Great West (Chicago: Horton & Leonard, Railroad Printer, 1872), p. 30.

Appearing in a guidebook, “How to Go West,” this advertisement celebrated the healthful climate and natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains as “The Switzerland of America.”

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Source:
Graff 494
Date:
1872
Subjects:
Railroads Tourism
Places:
Colorado Great Plains
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