Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Philadelphia, PA, United States
DoneSun, Feb 1, 2015 3:00 PM GMT
IMPORTANT AMERICAN RAILROADIANA
Gallery Auction Sunday, February 1st, 2015, 10 AM 2501 E. Ontario Street, Phila., PA 19134 Important 19TH / 20TH c. American Railroadiana & Other Transportation Ephemera From the Lifetime Collection of the Late Charles Joseph Deschner, Philadelphia, and from the estate of another prominent Pennsylvania collector. The second in this series of railroadiana auctions, to include: extensive group of scarce and rare lanterns; timetables, route maps and other ephemera: 1840?s to mid-20th C.; fine vintage photographs; advertising and signage; early street railway track elevations, etc.; RR real estate deed, stock certificate and other ledgers; vintage technical equipment, to include communications and testing units; early 20th C. Union Switch & Signal Co. 7-pc. track control unit; rare 1854 Phila. & Reading RR real estate map; Phila. and other city transit ephemera; vintage and modern books on RR history/RR magazines; MUCH MORE!!