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1516w.jpg (9904 bytes) Snapshot photograph 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. Says on the back "Smallest Public Railway in the world. 15" gauge track. Runs between Heythe & Dungeness in Kent,  England. Speed Approx. 45 miles per hour. Light soiling on back, slight corner and edge wear. $9.50 item #1516

 

6412germanrrsign1a.JPG (90854 bytes) 6412germanrrsign1b.JPG (98541 bytes) 6412germanrrsign2a.JPG (54097 bytes) 6412germanrrsign2b.JPG (69550 bytes) Two German Railroad signs. Excuse my translation, as I had to use an internet translator. I think the first says "Pull brake handle only if there is danger (or in emergency?). Every non Emergency use is punished. " The second says "Do not lean out." Heavy Porcelain on metal signs, the first with raised letters. The first sign is 3 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches. The second 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Both are in good condition but do show some wear and use. $39.50 item #6412

 

hh017.jpg (26293 bytes) 1913 Union Railroad Station St Louis MO. Wonderful night time view of the Union Station. Sent from St. Louis January 30, 1913. PSC Co. Notice the horse and buggies, the trolley cars, and the clock tower. Some soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #hh017

 

2037prrbadgea.jpg (26200 bytes) 2037prrbadgeb.jpg (16707 bytes) Reproduction Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Private Police Detective Badge. Heavy, well made badge. 2 x 2 inches. I bought this badge with a real Game Warden's badge, at the time I was pretty sure this badge was a fake. After doing a bit of research I am 99% sure it is a reproduction. $25.00 item #2037 

 

3047limitedrrpc.jpg (30296 bytes) "The Limited Passing Through the Orange Groves" Probably California. Early card. Newman Postcard Company, San Francisco. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. $6.00 item #3047

 

4272nycpencilb.jpg (59898 bytes)  4272nycpencila.jpg (33235 bytes) 4272nycpencilc.jpg (27669 bytes) 4272nycpencild.jpg (40530 bytes) 4272nycpencile.jpg (41446 bytes) Incredible children's pencil box from a railroad.  20th Century Limited, New York Central System. The Water Level Route , The World's Ace of Trains. Paper box, Some pencils, ruler, inspection slip, protractor, Crayons, eraser. I am not sure how much of this came with the box. In a drawer in the bottom is a map of America, I guess so you could color it. Map is in excellent condition, box shows just slight wear, mostly on edges, and light soiling. Box is 5 1/2 x 10 closed. Map is 10 x 14 inches. Streamliner steam train. Early. $69.50 item #4272

 

4861twentiethlimitedpc.jpg (42740 bytes) "Twentieth Century Limited Leaving Chicago" early postcard. Unsent, but does have some soiling, edge and corner wear, creases on the corners, and a couple of small tears. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Description of the train on the back. $5.50 item #4861

 

6413railmanuala.JPG (105086 bytes) 6413railmanualb.JPG (90944 bytes) 6413railmanualc.JPG (87256 bytes) Rail Defect Manual Compiled by Sperry Rail Service For Use Of The Railroads. Copyright 1964, 4th printing 1968. 74 pages. many examples, pictures, drawings of different rail defects. Also seems to advertise Sperry's services for detecting such defects. 5 x 7 1/4 inches. Good shape, with only light wear, and a couple of creases on the spine. Soft Bound. $17.50 item #6413

 

4864lakelandstationpc.jpg (39787 bytes) Union Station, Lakeland Florida. Earlier unsent postcard. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. Asheville Postcard Company. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $11.50 item #4864

 

4866plerrdepotpc2.jpg (32975 bytes) Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station,  Unsent, early, postcard. Some soiling, edge and corner wear. Creases across bottom.3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches $6.50 item #4866

 

4867baltimoreunionstationpc.jpg (48033 bytes) 1906 Union Station, Baltimore, MD. postcard. Sent from Baltimore, December 10, 1906. Undivided back. Writing on bottom, light soiling, light postmark ink on front. Edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $9.50 item #4867

 

4869prrdoubledeckercarpc.jpg (65931 bytes) "Double Deck Car, Pittsburgh, PA. Largest in the world, seats 110 people" postcard. Dated in handwriting on the back Feb. 11. 1917. A very unusual car. P.R. Co. This car to Schenley and Highland Park. Crease on right side, some soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $9.50 item #4869

 

4944amtrakpina.jpg (26049 bytes) "Ride the Turbo! Amtrak 1975" pinback button. Lithographed. Light scratches, a couple of spots of wear on the rim. 1 3/4 inches. $7.00 item #4944

 

5024trainbooka.jpg (26569 bytes) 5024trainbookb.jpg (38686 bytes) 5024trainbookc.jpg (43173 bytes) Trains Around The World 1972 Octopus books, London. No dust jacket, light soiling. 8 1/4 x 11 inches. 162 pages. $19.00 item #5024

 

5038penna.jpg (51123 bytes) 5038pennb.jpg (34684 bytes) Brochure encouraging companies to produce calendars during WW II to keep their name alive with consumers while they were doing war production work. Opening it up it shows the 1942 art for the Pennsylvania Railroad calendar. Opens to 22 x 14 inches. Folded 11 x 7 inches. Military production pictures on the outside. The PA railroad print would be nice framed, even with the fold lines. Light wear on corners and edges, light soiling. $12.50 item #5038

 

5039libertymaga.jpg (114961 bytes) 5039libertymagb.jpg (84646 bytes) Reprint from the April 20th Liberty magazine, "There's Romance in Railroads" 8 pages. Some soiling and yellowing. 5 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches. 1940s. Interesting little article on the development of railroads in America. $6.50 item #5039

 

5040traincarda.jpg (48812 bytes) 5040traincardb.jpg (23201 bytes) Unusual greeting card. As you can read from the handwritten message, this engine was used in the filming of the Movie "Around the World in Eighty Days". 4 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches, folded. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. $6.50 item #5040

 

 

bbb27.jpg (34445 bytes) 1937 Silver Lake NY Railroad Station Postcard. I think this card is even earlier than it's August 31, 1937 postmark indicates. I just think someone sent it much later than when it was published. Notice the much earlier cars, model A ? Published by R. E. Severns, Perry NY. Sent from Perry. Some postmark ink on the front, some creases, Edge and corner wear, soiling. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #bbb27

 

5641brlepina.jpg (122114 bytes) 5641brlepinb.jpg (99058 bytes) Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen & Enginemen pinback badge. founded December 1, 1873. Light scratches, light surface rust on the back. I think these pins are from the 1960s. I have several of these. $5.50 each item #5641

 

5782royalgorgetrainpc.jpg (115461 bytes) Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado. shows train at the bottom of the gorge. . Light edge and corner wear, light soiling. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. I have two of these. $5.00 each item #5782

 

5967thegenerallocomotivepc.jpg (110336 bytes) The "General" made Famous by Andrew's Raiders - Now on Exhibition at Union Depot - Chattanooga, Tennessee. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #5967

 

5968cwpsswitcherlocopc.jpg (90421 bytes) Chicago West Pullman & Southern switcher locomotive. 1978. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $4.50 item #5968

 

6253uniondepotpittsburgpc.jpg (110431 bytes) Union Passenger Depot, Pittsburg, Pa. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some wear on corners and edges, some paper loss on the back where it was glued in an album. The number 213 is written on front top, left.  postally unused. Early card. $4.50 item #6253

 

6254uniondepotdetroitpc.jpg (124591 bytes) Detroit Michigan, Union Depot. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some wear on corners and edges, Two dime size spots of paper loss on back where it was glued into an album, early card, undivided back, postally unused. $4.50 item #6254

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