Review: NYCS Drawing Files Painting-Lettering-Logo (Cars, Bridge Ovals, Brake Stencils, Etc.)
The drawings that informed the look of everything on the NYCS. Here’s a summary…
Vol I: Midland Line HRRR car; American Express reefer; Osgood Bradley coach, MCRR, MDT, T&OC, P&LRE, CASO, IHB, CRI, The Big 4, Rutland, P&E, B&A, ERDX & JDPX cars; Wagner car #823; Diesel Motor Car striping; Every electric loco; Budd cars; 70’ HW coaches; 1938 Century; Pacemaker boxcars; Loco # plates; Hoppers, Gon’s, Flats, Depressed Flats, Reefers & Boxcars; Complete work train including crane, snow plough & other specialized cars; Complete 1941 Empire State Express; Complete 1948 Century; Tail signs from name trains; Switchers & slugs; Virtually every diesel locomotive; FlexiVans.
II: Diesel electric & Electric loco’s; Auto Boxcars; Table cloths & napkins; Passenger car interior signs; All EMD switchers & road switchers; Alcos; Baldwins; HW RPO, 70’ Dining, Horse, Baggage, Combine, Coach & Lounge cars; Milk, Express Reefer, Stock, Automobile, Gondola & Depressed Flat cars; Complete 1941 Century; Complete Mercury; Business cars; Suburban MUs; LW Commuter, Baggage, Combine, RPO & Dining cars; Well cars; 1941 Hudson tender; Hudson loco; Centipede tender; Drop bottom gon’s; Delivery partner truck markings; Two-tone grey livery striping for HW & LW passenger cars; P&LE Coil car; FlexiFlator; HW Air Brake Instruction & Visual Examination cars; Illuminated ‘banjo’ signs; Refrigerated Containers; Dimension & Capacity Data for 1928, 31, 37, 40, 43, 47, 49 & 1950 freights; Truck stencils; Internal passenger car signage; Brake stencils; Tile diagram for restaurant & parlour car floors; Instruction plates for loco’ cabs; Steam shovel, Caterpillar crane & Scale Test Car; AutoBody car; Ownership plates; Tail signs for name trains; Uncoupler arms for PT1 & PT2 loco’s; Steam loco’ headlight number plates.
III: Cigar band logo; Pacific (4-6-2) lettering; ‘Watch Your Step’; 1926 Work Train; End door markings for passenger cars; Train end signs; 1955 Cabooses; 1968 PC freight car stencils; Passenger car designation number holders; Ex-troop-car Express Cars; Double deck Stock cars; Passenger car # placement; S1 & S2 electric loco’s; DES 1B & 1C #507-510; E7s in lightning stripes & cigar band; EMD & ALCO freight loco’s; Erie Builts; RS1, 2 & 3; EMD switchers; ALCO DPA 4204 & 4214; Cigar band plates on handrails of all switchers; The Mercury consist; Clearance outline for Century cars; P&E, CR&I, System & Pacemaker logos. (Numerous logos are scattered throughout the volumes).
Reviewed by: (Verified Buyer) PHILIP DARKINS from Wellington, New Zealand on 11/9/2020