The Zephyr Streamlined Diesel-Powered. Burlington Route. [ LUGGAGE LABEL]. RAILWAYS - BURLINGTON ZEPHYR.

The Zephyr Streamlined Diesel-Powered. Burlington Route. [ LUGGAGE LABEL]

No date. Ca. 1934.
Three color pictorial round luggage label 3 1/2 inches in diameter. Fine condition. Silver, aqua and dark blue label that conveys the Art Deco era sleek beauty of the this pioneering train design. "The Pioneer Zephyr is a diesel-powered railroad train formed of railroad cars permanently articulated together with Jacobs bogies, built by the Budd Company in 1934 for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad (CB&Q), commonly known as the Burlington. The train featured extensive use of stainless steel, was originally named the Zephyr, and was meant as a promotional tool to advertise passenger rail service in the United States." (Wikipedia). Item #54366

Price: $32.00