National members pin for 1993. Picture of national president Lou Chapo years 1976-78. This must have been a memorial pin. Has the dates 1922-1992 beside his photo. Metal back, pin back good. Slight little rust spots on the back.
Rare Casey Jones sheet music. Not in perfect condition as it would be considerably more. Words by Lawrence Seibert, and music by Eddie Newton. Great train cover art. rough on edges and a piece missing on the lower left corner. Would be great framed.
From the Winter Rails collection by artist Ted Xaras, Issued by the Hamilton Collection 1992. This limited edition collector's plate is titled Coal Crossing. Depicts a large locomotive passing through a winter town in the 1940's. Gold trim, perfect condition. Plate measures8 1/4". Comes with box & certificate of authenticity. Great for the train lover on your list!
Nice logging related plate from the Ted Xaras series, Winter rails. Plate #6 An old locomotive loaded with logs rolls into a sleepy little logging camp. Limited edition issued by the Hamilton collection. Plate measures 8 1/4" in diameter and has gold trim. Perfect condition. Comes complete with certificate of authenticity. No box. Any train collector would love this!
Nice limited edition collector plate from the Golden Age of American Railroads series by artist Ted Xaras. This one is titled "An American Classic" and pictures a large locomotive passing by as chilren fish from the bank of a river, and the fisherman in the boat stop to watch as she passes by. Great plate for the train collector. Perfect condition. Issued by the Hamilton collection. Plate measures 8 1/4" in diameter and has a nice gold trim. Comes in the box with its certificate of authenticity.
Great limited edition collector plate from the Winter Rails series by Ted Xaras. Issued by the Hamilton collection, this one is titled Winter crossing. Measures 8 1/4" in diameter and is in perfect condition. Pictures an old locomotive crossing a train trellis with a snowy winter scene.Nice gold trim. Comes complete with certificate of authenticity but no box. Great gift for the train collector.
A nice item for the train memorabilia collector. Made by Ceramarte for Avon in 1982. This stein is quality made, and has a pewter top which is in the form of a locomotive wheel. Stein measures 8 3/4" to the top of the handles finial. This was a part of their transportation series, and the design depicts all styles of old trains from the past. Excellent condition.
Great german crystal stein, marked ALWE. Old fashioned locomotive etched around the entirety of the stein. Has a genuine pewter lid. Measures 6 1/2" to the tallest point of the pewter finial. Fantastic condition, no damages. Would make a fantastic gift!
A wonderful collector plate for train lovers. This limited edition hand numbered plate was issued by Artaffects and was limited to only 14 firing days.One of the plates from the Classic American Trains series by artist Jim Deneen. Measures 9 1/4" in diameter and has a nice gold trim on the edge. Perfect condition and comes in the box with certificate of authenticity.
A great old vintage cover by Bescardi with a train and a photo of Sherman & McNaughton. Here comes my Train, Ding Ding, Toot Toot,Farewell,So long I'm Going back to Carolina. Words and music by Billy Downs and Ernie Erdman. Great shape for the age and all music is complete and ready to play.
I have oodles of old original train and railroad advertisements from 1930 thru 1975. They have all been carefully removed from old magazines, and are full pages. Some are color and some are black and white. All suitable for framing. Let me know the railroad or train of interest and I will see what I have for you.
Hays Train Station from the 1994 Hallmark Series of Sarah Plain and Tall. Designed after the book and the Hallmark Hall of Fame Production starring Glen Close. When Sarah came to Kansas from Maine, she arrived by train. Jacob Whitting drove to the station to meet Sarah. Great to put with any electric train set, also. Original box, but box is not perfect. Measures 2 1/2" tall and is 5 3/4" long.
Ezra Brooks Old Time Steam locomotive engine China Decanter. This colorful decanter was made in 1969 by Heritage China. The decanter is 9 3/4 inches long by 8 inches high at the top of the stack. The decanter is in excellent condition
Railroad China item, Made by Syracuse china, in the desert flower pattern. Marked 6-11 Syracuse china USA Union Pacific R.R. This little plate measures 5 1/2", and thought it may have been a saucer but there is no well for the cup. So I am assuming it is a dessert plate or bread and butter plate. Wonderful condition with the exception of a light crows foot stress crack. Displates nicely and still useable.
Vintage 1940's advertisement for the Union Pacific Railroad. Add features photo of the dining car in their Streamliner model, and you can spot some of the china and dishes they used. Add taken from an old magazine and measures 7x10. Nice condition and suitable for framing.
Vintage 1950 advertisement for the Budd Company. Add features photo of the self propelled diesel all stainless steel RDC-1 model. Add taken from an old magazine and measures 7x10. Nice condition and suitable for framing.
Vintage 1956 advertisement for the Great northern Railway, Railroad. Add features photo of Glacier Park at Swift current lake. Add taken from an old magazine and measures 7x10. Nice condition and suitable for framing.
Vintage 1950's advertisement for the RDC by Budd. Add features photo of their Streamliner model, winding through the canyon. Cover art by Leslie Ragan. Add taken from an old magazine and measures 7x10. Nice condition and suitable for framing.