Cannonball logos, ads, or? 1834-2004 170th Anniv?

Discussion of the past and present operations of the Long Island Rail Road.

Moderator: Liquidcamphor

nyandw
Posts: 3820
Joined: Fri Mar 19, 2004 12:41 am

Cannonball logos, ads, or? 1834-2004 170th Anniv?

Post by nyandw »

Cannonball 17Oth Anniversary? I would doubt it! "...beginning in 1891.." "...1895 we begin to have the luxury of parlor cars..." by Vincent Seyfried
http://www.trainsarefun.com/lirr/seyfried.htm

Perhaps you folks can shed light on the item pictured below?
Cannonball_1834-2004.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

nyandw
Posts: 3820
Joined: Fri Mar 19, 2004 12:41 am

Re: Cannonball logos, ads, or? 1834-2004 170th Anniv?

Post by nyandw »

Cannonball page updated: http://www.trainsarefun.com/lirr/Cannon ... onball.htm
Image
RS3 pair #1553-1552 Cannonball 16 Parlor Car Train #22 eastbound at Merillon Ave., New Hyde Park 6/29/1962 (Votava-Keller)

Image
LIRR 170th Anniversary drumhead 2004 for example: Image
Cannonball drumhead Speonk 2004 zoom (Colllins-Keller)

So this one remains: Image
Noted LIRR Historian Vincent Seyfried is somewhat vague with the year date on this item (drumhead?) http://www.trainsarefun.com/lirr/seyfried.htm, BUT a 1905 timetable would clarify this event, anyone? :-)

Return to “Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)”