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Image Title
Description
Object
Date
Accession # Location

Some Classic Trains
Discusses trains worldwide, an aspect of surface transportation in the age of steam cars--during the first half of the 20th century. Includes interurban trains.
Includes 2 sheets of photocopied maps of rail routes loose inside front cover.
Sixth Printing
b&w photographs, maps, index.
duplicate copy CBK.2007.034.117
book : hardcover, dust jacket in plastic cover


1964
1976.081.001 Library

More Classic Trains
A book that recaptures the era and the enjoyment of riding America's finest trains. Here are more than 1500 photographs,car floor plans, menus, timetable covers, and travel folders. Here, also is life aboard the steam cars, with glimpses of a younger America enroute aboard trains through prohibition, depression and war. Famous trains of Canada, Mexico & Europe are also highlighted.
duplicate copy 2007.034.123 in Executive Director's files.
book : hardcover


1974
1976.082.001 Library

I'll Take the Train
A story of railroading, its romance and oddities. A lot of Canadian History is included.
Fourth Printing.
8 pages of b&w photographs.

book : hardcover, dust jacket in plastic cover


1974
1976.088.001 Library

Grand Trunk Railway System Local Time Tables (Western Lines) Reprint Facsimile
Grand Trunk Railway System Local Time Tables (Western Lines) Reprint Facsimile - Lines west of Detroit and St. Clair Rivers, original dated October 17, 1915.
textual record : time table


Unknown
1978.213.001 1-7-5-10

Credit Valley Railway Time Table Reprint Facsimile
Credit Valley Railway Time Table Reprint Facsimile - Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway, original dated October 10, 1883.
textual record : time table


Unknown
1978.213.002 1-7-5-10

Midland Railway of Canada Time Table Reprint Facsimile
Midland Railway of Canada Time Table Reprint Facsimile - including running regulations, original dated Monday, May 27th, 1872.
textual record : time table


Unknown
1978.213.004 1-7-5-10

American Railroad Passenger Car, The
The first comprehensive and authoritative history of the passenger car. Treats all major types of cars, functional to opulent. Would be useful to model-builders as well as other rail enthusiasts.
b&w photos & plans, diagrams & technical description.
duplicate of 2007.034.124.
book : hardcover, dustjacket (worn)


1978
1978.238.001 Library

Express Train Near Yahk
Includes 1 b&w duplicate
photograph : postcard, col.


before 1914 ?
1980.014.003 1-2-3-18
More Info Card from Port Moody Historical Society
With sketch of first car train at Port Moody Station, July 4, 1886
text on back : Engine # 371 creates a historic moment . . . folded
textual record : card printed


ca. 1979
1980.061.001 1-3-6-3

Double-Headed Passenger Train
Two locomotives eastbound at Golden, BC
photograph : b&w


1980.081.035 1-2-4-84
More Info Arrival of First Passenger Train in Vancouver
Engine number 374. Eve of Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. First CPR Freight Shed, below cliff at food of Richar's Street in background. Engine decoratd with flowers, greenery and Ocean to Ocean signage.
photograph : b&w


May 23, 1887
1981.041.025 1-2-5-11

Train
Mixed train

Color
photo number corrected 11/24/15
PHOTO


1982.081.022 1-2-6-22

Train
Mixed train

Color

Number on photo corrected Dec 08/15
PHOTO


1982.081.023 1-2-6-23

Train
Mixed train

Color
Photo number corrected
PHOTO


1982.081.024 1-2-6-24

Steam, Steel & Limiteds
The single most comprehensive book that has ever been published about America's 1907-1947 "Great Varnish Era" passenger trains. 1600 b & w photos and illustrations describing all of America's 61 major railroads and many of the proud steam passenger trains they once operated.
Copyright 1967.
Car Name Index, General Index.
B&w photographs, reproductions of some textual records. Some col. plates.
book : hardcover, dustjacket


1984
1985.025.001 Library

Nuts & Bolts
Edmonton to Vancouver trains
ARTICLE


1986.047.002 1-3-9-10
More Info Railroad
From the book 'Imperial Highway, The' CPR (1937)

includes 'Passenger Traffic', 'Dining & Sleeping Cars', 'Semi-streamlined Trains', 'The Romance of the Ticket', 'Mail Baggage & Automobiles', 'Canadian Pacific Hotel System'
textual record : notes, printed


1987.045.001 1-3-7-6

Locomotives
First train from Atlantic to Pacific at Port Arthur (1886)
PHOTO


1988.107.007 1-3-1-32
More Info Railway Booklets
'Named Passenger Trains'
textual record : booklet


1989.103.004 2-1-1-9
More Info
Mixed train at Canal Flats crossing B & W
PHOTO


1990.097.001
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