Photos: CCNX Tank Car #1 (1955)


Bob Chaparro
 

Photos: CCNX Tank Car #1 (1955)

Photos from the Hagley Digital Archives:

https://digital.hagley.org/72360_0717

https://digital.hagley.org/72360_0716

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Stencil: Nickel Clad Tank Car For Chemicals

Catalin Corporation of America tank car. Per Wikipedia, Catalin is a brand name for a thermosetting polymer developed and trademarked in 1927 by the American Catalin Corporation of New York City, when the company acquired the patents for Bakelite.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Richard Townsend
 

That's an interesting car. I wish it were possible to see the top of the expansion dome better to see what is going on up there.

Richard Townsend
Lincoln City, OR


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Photos: CCNX Tank Car #1 (1955)
Photos from the Hagley Digital Archives:
Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.
Stencil: Nickel Clad Tank Car For Chemicals
Catalin Corporation of America tank car. Per Wikipedia, Catalin is a brand name for a thermosetting polymer developed and trademarked in 1927 by the American Catalin Corporation of New York City, when the company acquired the patents for Bakelite.
Bob Chaparro
Hemet, CA