1959 Centennial Colorage
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The Colorado Visitors Bureau jam-packed this envelope, which literally burst at the seams, with a fantastic selection of wonderfully illustrated and photographed Colorful Colorado Scenes and Events to Celebrate their Centennial 1859 - 1959. Issued in 1959 by the Colorado Department of Highways, on card-stock paper, is the fantastic Official Highway Map which opens to the Geographical Map, all surrounded with Information on National Parks, Monuments, Forests and Scenic Areas, including a "HOWDY" from Steven L. R. McNichols, then Governor of Colorado. The 36-page booklet Colorado Accommodations is the official Directory, effective July 1, 1958 to June 30, 1959, of Hotels, Resorts and Dude Ranches in Colorado. 9" X 5" Filled with B & W photos and great illustrations this 22" X 17" fold-out highlights 42 of the finest Dude Ranches, included is "Dude Data" to make your stay at a Dude Ranch more pleasurable. MAKE YOUR '59 DATE IN THE CENTENNIAL STATE From January to December this is the Official Calendar of Events all packed in this 12-page booklet filled with illustrations and events throughout Colorado. 5 1/2" X 8 1/2" Colorful Colorado Events 1959, this 4 page booklet must be a supplement to the Offical Calendar of Events, equally filled with things to do and places to go. 8 1/2" X 51/2" 1959 Motor Court Guide of Colorado by the Colorado Morot Court Association, Inc. This 9 1/2" X 20" fold-out contains the listings of Motels throughout the state. The BEST for last! COOL COLORFUL COLORADO Invites You! This 48-Page Booklet is filled with wonderful illustrations, pin-point maps, B & W and color photographs, this booklet describes "How to get the Most out of Your Colorado Vacation" " The 12 trips described and pictured take you into every part of our scenic wonderland." The front jacket opens to a "Map of State of Colorado showing the combined 12 exceedingly interesting tours described in this book" drawn by Harold Wolfinbarger. The envelope as previously described is in rough condition. The remainder of the items are in great shape.