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>>> Autumn 2023 The Keystone Has Been Mailed <<<


Autumn 2023 The Keystone Is In the Mail

The Autumn 2023 issue of The Keystone, our society publication, was mailed on September 1st. Look for it in your mail!

Corrected Summer Issue of The Keystone Modeler Published

A corrected version of the Summer 2023 issue of TKM has been published. Please make sure you download this latest version that includes some missing content - even if you have already downloaded your copy. You can find it here.

You'll enjoy the pictures from the 2023 Annual Meeting model room, and don't miss Tim Garner's article on how he upgraded his first scratch-built car after 42 years. His mail compartment in this BM70k RPO was a sight to behold at the meeting.


New Book for Sale! The Great Race to the Jersey Shore

by Frank A. Wrabel, 2023

Atlantic City, New Jersey grew to be the most popular Atlantic Shore vacation destination of the Northeast after WWI. Both the Pennsylvania and the Phila. & Reading railroads fought hard to capture passengers. Buses and autos ate into profits in the 1930s, so the two adversaries merged to survive. This book is the grand story of growth and atrophy of South Jersey rail, to the present day.

376 pages, over 370 illustrations, many in color. Hardbound, Smyth sewn

Member Price - $65

Non-member Price - $80

Plus Shipping and Handling

Available now in our on-line store!

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Spring 2023 The Keystone Published

The Spring 2023 issue of The Keystone, our quarterly publication, has been mailed to our members.

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Preserving the heritage of "The Standard Railroad of the World" for future generations

The Society's mission is to further scholarly learning and interest in the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) and its predecessor companies by stimulating and encouraging the collecting, researching, recording and preserving of all technical, historical and practical information concerning the PRR and to make this information available to interested persons. And to further the accurate modeling of the PRR so that future generations may better appreciate and understand the company.

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