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1950's FREIGHT CAR COLOR GUIDE - VOL 1: BOX CARS/Kinkaid-Donnelly

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The 1950s are arguably the classic era for freight cars, pre-dating the mergers that would erase many venerable roads and leave us with new names such as Penn Central, Seaboard Coast Lines, and Erie-Lackawanna. In the 1950s, "box car red" was everywhere, but colorful new paint schemes were arriving and turning heads. It was the final decade of friction bearings and roof walks, and the ultimate years of stock cars, ice-bunker refrigerator cars, and even the XM 40' box car!

List price $69.95, hardcover, all-color, 128 pages. SKU: B1950-1. Posted January 24, 2022.