Re: FSA/OWI photos - Omaha 1938, 1941


Bruce Smith
 

Close examination shows missing boards in a couple of spots!
Regards,
Bruce Smith
Auburn, AL


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Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] FSA/OWI photos - Omaha 1938, 1941
 
Unloading 'coal' (looks like cinders or gravel to me) - MP USRA gondola
https://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/fsa.8a03846/ 

I dare say (and it IS "dare" in this group!) that the 1960's tooled Bachmann/Parkway issue N Scale model of this car doesn't look that bad against the prototype.  This  general MP paint scheme was offered.  (It certainly helps that the view is from rather far away...)

George Irwin

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