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DATED 1878 - THIS LOCOMOTIVE WAS MADE BY "A BOY 16 YEARS OLD IN 1878" AT THAT TIME THE DIAMOND STACK WAS IN USE - "WHEN I WAS 16 YEARS OLD AND LIVED AT CHICHESTER N. YORK, I MADE THIS LOCOMOTIVE OUT OF WOOD - HAD NO PICTURE OF THEM, HAD TO WALK 2 MILES TO SEE THEM GO BY. FIFTY YEARS LATER I PUT ELECTRIC UNDER IT (1927) CHARLES VEDDER BORN 1861. PER HAND WRITTEN NOTE" - COMPLETE WITH EARLY TIN TYPES, PERSONAL NOTEBOOK, AND HAND WRITTEN PLAQUE - NOTEBOOK DOCUMENTS TRAIN'S HISTORY BY: CHARLES VEDDER - COIN OPERATED TRAIN 27"L X 8"H - CASE 39"L X 17" X 8"
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CHARLES VEDDER FOLK ART TRAIN

Estimate $2,000 - $5,000Sep 17, 2016
Starting Price $500
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