Photo: PRR Boxcar 79640 (1942)

Bruce Smith



X31A – The only subclass of X31 to have a single door was the X31A, so by default, that’s what she is. 😉



Bruce Smith

Auburn, Al


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Photo: PRR Boxcar 79640 (1942)

Photo from the Library of Congress:

Scroll to enlarge. Appears to be an X31 but I can’t tell if there is a suffix.


Parker, Ariz. Apr. 1942. Unloading lumber for construction at the War Relocation Authority center on the Colorado River Indian Reservation for evacuees of Japanese ancestry.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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