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Burlington locomotives worlds fair expo postcard 1934

Burlington locomotives worlds fair expo postcard 1934

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Attention all Railroad collectors, train buffs, and Worlds fair memorabilia collectors. All Aboard to bid on this great historical postcard. This old original post card will be a prized addition to any of your collections. This black and white post card portrays 50 Years of Progress in Burlington Locomotives. The locomotives shown on this post card were displayed side by side at the Worlds Fair Grounds in 1934 with a few others. The 1882 Pride of the prairies "The little 35" and The 3000 4-6-4 wheeled type locomotive was the most powerful locomotive in that day. The card has a comparison chart of length, weight, capacaties, dimensions ect. This card on the reverse side Has the BURLINGTON ROUTE logo and states "This card furnished for mailing in the postal car on the Burlington World's Fair Exhibition train, No writing, creases or tears. Two corner have teeny bumps but overall WONDERFUL condition.

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