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Display Car #101
"The Beginning"

Among the dozens of artifacts carried onboard were Benjamin Franklin's handwritten draft of the Articles of Confederation, George Washington's copy of the Constitution with handwritten notes, Delaware's ratification of the Bill of Rights, Revolutionary War weapons, and a piece of the original "Star Spangled Banner".

Originally NYC baggage car #9128.

Photographed at Minneapolis.

Image: John Hill collection

American Freedom Train Car 101 ex New York Central baggage car 9128  
 

Right side (engineer's right).

Shown at Columbus, OH. May 1975.

Image: William Brandon, photographer. George Elwood scan.

American Freedom Train Car 101 ex New York Central baggage car 9128  
 

Right side.

Back at Cameron Station, VA, spring 1977, stripped of displays and car numbers.

Image from the collection of the Squamish Lions Club, BC Canada.

Nelson Winterburn scan.

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American Freedom Train Car 101 ex New York Central baggage car 9128  
       
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