Traveling the Rails in Grand Style
Photographs and Supplemental Materials of the Fred Harvey Hotels, 1896-1945

Finding Aid

Box 12-17

This correspondence was removed from 16 deteriorating scrapbooks, the first one of which bore a note: "Documents in Evidence." It consists almost exclusively of letters of commendation for services rendered to patrons of the dining cars, eating establishments, and hotels operated by Fred Harvey. Many of the compliments were written on menu cards and hotel stationery.

To view these documents please visit the University of Arizona, Special Collections Library, Call Number AZ 326.


Box 12, 1896-1915

Box 13 1916-1921

Box 14 1922-1926

Box 15 1927-1930

Box 16 1931-1935

Box 17 1936-1942

Box 17 1925-1944

Box 17 1908, 1910, 1915 ; Miscellaneous Clippings

Box 17 1945