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Photo: Rock Island Boxcar 20060 (1945)


BRIAN PAUL EHNI
 

Aluminum express car.

 

 

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Brian Ehni

 

 

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Subject: [RealSTMFC] Photo: Rock Island Boxcar 20060 (1945)

 

Photo: Rock Island Boxcar 20060 (1945)

A photo from the Gateway To Oklahoma History website:

https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc543259/m1/1/?q=box%20car

Photo can be enlarged quite a bit.

Publicity photo. Good detail of "B" end.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Tony Thompson
 

Bob Chaparro  wrote:

Photo: Rock Island Boxcar 20060 (1945)
A photo from the Gateway To Oklahoma History website:
Photo can be enlarged quite a bit.
Publicity photo. Good detail of "B" end.

  Bob doesn't mention it, but this is one of the Rock Island's aluminum box cars, intended for head-end BX service. Nice photo, though possibly an excessive number of women, dramatizing who knows what.

Tony Thompson




Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: Rock Island Boxcar 20060 (1945)

A photo from the Gateway To Oklahoma History website:

https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc543259/m1/1/?q=box%20car

Photo can be enlarged quite a bit.

Publicity photo. Good detail of "B" end.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA