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These books contain photos and drawings of Railroad Passenger Cars built by Pullman Standard, The Budd Company and American Car & Foundry after 1930.
The Pullman Standard cars are covered in 16 separate volumes ranging from 170 to 206 pages. Each volume contains 240 to 305 builders photographs.
The Budd and ACF cars are covered in 7 separate volumes ranging from 170 to 220 pages. Each volume contains 158-202 builders photographs.
Books are 12 1/4” x 8 1/2” oblong, with softbound plastic spiral binding.
Each volume contains the following:
- Crisp, builder taken, interior and exterior photographs;
- Builder generated floor plans;
- Side elevation drawings.
Helpful for modelers to make accurate replicas of the cars.
Historians will fondly remember the fine trips taken on the luxury Streamliners.
Private Car owners will be able to see how their car appeared as it was delivered by the builder to the railroad.
Check out our new series of books Streamliner Creations. There are 25 separate books showing color side elevation drawings of most cars built for the Streamliners between 1936 and 1958. Each book is printed in house on our HP color Lazerjet 4700 to assure the most accurate color hues possible. Both sides of the cars and selected locomotives are shown. Streamlined steam shown to the extent that we have drawings available. Plastic spiral binding, 8 ½ x 11" oblong, printed on heavy 28# extra white paper. For examples of pages, Select the Streamliner Creations link on the left.
This era, what many remember as the greatest, is the most interesting period of passenger service provided by the private railroads.