Kent Hemingson travel and tourist collection, circa 1950-circa 1969
Before the era of widespread electronic map accessibility and online reviews to create travel itineraries, Americans would traverse the continent by paper. This collection contains materials used by automobile travelers in the 1950s and 1960s.
The Kent Hemingson travel and tourist collection, circa 1950-circa 1969, contains a variety tourism publications from Colorado, Florida, Wyoming, Utah, and other locations. This collection includes state tourism guides, city promotional literature, newspaper clippings, guides to tourist attractions, maps, and placemats.
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This collection is open for research.
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Kent Hemingson Travel and Tourist Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Processed by Blaine Finstein, February 2019.
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