Re: Univ of KY Digital Archives

Charles Peck
 

It looks like cardboard for recycling to me.  Perhaps part of the WW II war effort?
Chuck Peck

On Wed, Jun 12, 2019 at 7:40 PM Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...> wrote:

Before cushion underframes and DF belt rails - look how liquor was shipped in a box car!

https://exploreuk.uky.edu/catalog/xt7z348gg90h_5_365?q=freight+car&offset=300&per_page=100

Tim O'



On 6/12/2019 4:47 PM, Bill Welch wrote:

Here is link for L&N gon: https://exploreuk.uky.edu/catalog/?q=gondola

There are several photos. This is actually one of one thousand USRA copies purchased by the L&N. The clues are the cast side frame trucks instead of Andrews and their lack of diagonal braces on the end panels. Easily modeled with the very fines InterMountain kit. Attached is a photo of models of both original and copy.

Bill Welch

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