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New PRR Cabin Book Available to Order June 7!

Dave Evans | Published on 6/6/2021


Cabin Book 132h/133s


PRRT&HS Archivist Emeritus Robert L. Johnson has meticulously researched PRR cabin cars, providing an in-depth look at PRR cabin car development from the earliest beginnings in 1860. Their use in revenue freight, passenger express, and work equipment service are all explained. The book concludes with their gradual disappearance during the Penn-Central and Conrail years.

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