Lot 229 of 392:
Telephone line from San Diego to Tijuana  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$156
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Title:
File documenting the request of a the owner of a tour company to establish a telephone line between Tijuana and San Diego
Author:
Place:
Tiajuana, Mexico
Publisher:
Date:
1909
Description:

6 leaves + cover sheet. Typewritten & manuscript. 36.6x22.5 cm (14¼x9"), sewn.

Interesting file about a request by one F.E. Detweiler, an American resident of San Diego and president of the company “San Diego Sight Seeing Co.," which transported tourists to and around Baja California via automobiles, to establish a telephone line between Tijuana and San Diego. The request, made to the authorities in Tijuana, is signed by Detweiler. The request was ultimately granted.

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Condition:
Cover sheet with some chipping and light stains; very good.
 
Item number:
269995a
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