History of Mass Tourism, 1850-1980 | Newberry

History of Mass Tourism, 1850-1980

Featuring items from the Newberry and other institutions, this resource presents a multi-national journey through well-known, little-known, and far-flung destinations unlocked for the average traveler between 1850 and the 1980s. Guidebooks and brochures, periodicals, travel agency correspondence, photographs, and personal travel journals provide unique insight into the expansion, accessibility, and affordability of tourism for the masses and the evolution of some of the most successful travel agencies in the world. *Access to this subscription database is available on-site through any of the Newberry’s public computers.*