1914 Ad Monterey County California Chamber Commerce Agriculture Pajaro King PM3


This is an ultra rare original 1914 black and white print ad for the Chamber of Commerce of Monterey County, California.

Established in 1850, Monterey County is one of California's oldest counties. Monterey's name is derived from Monterey Bay, which was named by Sebastian Vizcaino in 1602 after the Viceroy of Spain, Conde or Count de Monterrey.


This 97+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is bleed through showing in this ad.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Agricultural, Farming