A pair of pictorial lettersheets each with photographic view of Hotel El Centro and printed advertising text for the livery stable and land sales office of Parsons & Masten. Accompanied by 1 original envelope with printed map of El Centro. Manuscript text of letters refer to the abundant Imperial County crops of tomatoes, green peas, cabbage, string beans and musk melons, dated 1907.

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Photograph of San Diego Czech immigrants campaigning for William Kettner
Depicts a group of San Diego Czech immigrants and their children surrounding an early automobile as they campaign for Congressman William Kettner. Several people wave American flags, there are banners that read “Czecho-Slovak” and “Jugoslavia” as well as a large banner that reads “Morris Binnard for District Attorney, Kettner for Congress.” Kettner, a Democrat, represented California’s eleventh district in the House of Representatives from 1913 to 1921.
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Photograph of San Diego Czech immigrants campaigning for William Kettner

Depicts a group of San Diego Czech immigrants and their children surrounding an early automobile as they campaign for Congressman William Kettner. Several people wave American flags, there are banners that read “Czecho-Slovak” and “Jugoslavia” as well as a large banner that reads “Morris Binnard for District Attorney, Kettner for Congress.” Kettner, a Democrat, represented California’s eleventh district in the House of Representatives from 1913 to 1921.

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