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Chessie: The Railroad Kitten

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Publisher Comments:

A wonderfully nostalgic tribute to the lovable kitten that became one of the best-remembered company symbols of all time. She was featured on the sleek passenger trains that ran from Washington to Cincinatti, and on freight cars in mile-long trains, she helped sell war bonds, and finally was modernized to form the logo for the new Chessie System paint scheme in 1972. Purrr-fect for every train enthusiast!

Synopsis:

The best-loved company symbol of all time.

Introduced in 1933, Chessie appeared on calendars, railroad memorabilia, and in advertisements and was modernized to form the logo for the new Chessie System paint scheme in 1972.

Synopsis:

The best-loved company symbol of all time.

Introduced in 1933, Chessie ap

Product Details

ISBN:
9780962200311
Subtitle:
The Railroad Kitten
Author:
Dixon, Thomas, Jr.
Author:
Dixon, Thomas
Publisher:
TLC Publishing
Subject:
History
Subject:
Engineering - General
Subject:
Railroads
Subject:
Railroads - General
Subject:
Railroads - History
Subject:
Railroads - Pictorial
Subject:
Railroads -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company
Subject:
Railroads-Pictorials
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19961102
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW Ill: 70 - Color Ill: 12
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 0.25 in 0.69 lb

Related Subjects

Transportation » Railroads » General
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Chessie: The Railroad Kitten
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Product details 64 pages Motorbooks International - English 9780962200311 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
The best-loved company symbol of all time.

Introduced in 1933, Chessie appeared on calendars, railroad memorabilia, and in advertisements and was modernized to form the logo for the new Chessie System paint scheme in 1972.

"Synopsis" by , The best-loved company symbol of all time.

Introduced in 1933, Chessie ap

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