by Duane A. Bender
This gallery is part of the Daily Photo Community that attempts to post a photo every day.
In the short time that I have participated, I have enjoyed reading comments (and rereading comments from days past) and viewing other's galleries for ideas and inspiration.
All images ©Copyright Duane A. Bender 2009.
November 27, 2009 - "Last Train This Week"
This will conclude my series on the Galveston Railroad Museum photos. More photos from the shoot are in the following gallery
(note - updated with more exposed version at 1330 CST)
New York, Chicago & St. Louis Dining and Observation Car #125 - Nickel Plate Road #125, a heavyweight dining and observation car, was built in 1930 by Pullman. It has a full kitchen occupying 30' at one end of the car and a dining area with seating for 30 (6 four person tables and 3 two person tables). .....
The Galveston Railroad Museum purchased this car from the Oregon, Pacific and Eastern Railway in 1978. The body is painted blue and lettering is yellow.