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Author: Adams, Ansel, photographer
Title: Thirty-five menus from the Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite National Park, featuring cover photographs By Ansel Adams
Place Published: Yosemite, California
Publisher:Ahwahnee Hotel
Date Published: Various dates
Description:


35 menus of various sizes. Most are folded sheets with a 2 pp. menu inside, a full page b&w photograph by Ansel Adams on the cover, and accompanying text on the back panel. average size: 22x16 cm (8¾x6¼').



The menus span the years 1940-1963, most being from the 1940s-50s. While some of the cover images are repeated, each menu is unique. Dating from 1927, the Ahwahnee landmark hotel is set on a valley floor with views of Half Dome, Glacier Point and Yosemite Falls, 1.5 miles from Yosemite Village.





Condition

Some toning, occasional bit of light wear; generally near fine.

Starting Bid

$150

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Ahwahnee Hotel menus w/cover photographs By Ansel Adams

Estimate $300 - $500
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