This rare, mint condition, vintage 1965 twa travel poster for san diego has never been used, not a repoduction this poster advertising flights to san diego presents two ocean-racer sailboats in the bay with the san diego skyline. This poster is in mint condition. It has not faded or been torn, folded, dog-eared or dimpled by all appearances, this poster has been kept in the dark. Format & size 25x40 inches (64x102 cm). Condition mint (c10) using the scale created by jon warren, author of warren's movie poster price guide.The sailing boat pictured, cadenza, was designed, built and owned by the famed boatbuilder carl eichenlaub who built no less than five ocean-racing world champions. In 1965 eichenlaub was profiled in sports illustrated which credited him with building the best star boats in the world. Eichenlaub was also the shipwright of the u.
Olympic sailing team from 1976 until 2004.