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[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 30]
Dining, Lounge and Observation Cars. By the mid-1880s, dedicated dining cars were a normal part of long-distance trains.
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Interior of a palace hotel car used on the Pacific Railroad / sketched by A. Waud.

Interior of a palace hotel car used on the Pacific Railroad / sketched...

Interior of dining car on railroad. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1869 May 29, p. 348.

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company] ..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984 ..Date: June 1950 ..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Ne... More

Photograph of President Gerald Ford, Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and Other U.S. Representatives Meeting with Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev, Foreign Secretary Andrei Gromyko, Soviet Ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin, and Others aboard a Soviet Train Headed for Vladivostok

Photograph of President Gerald Ford, Secretary of State Henry Kissinge...

This photograph depicts events surrounding the November 23-24, 1974 summit meetings on arms control between the United States and the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.). The meetings were held at the Okeansky Sanatorium ... More

Observation car interior, N. P. Ry.

Observation car interior, N. P. Ry.

Photograph shows the interior of an empty railroad observation car for the Northern Pacific Railroad. Geo. M. Weister, Portland, Ore. No. 4.

A part of the "Chicago Great Western Limited" daily between Chicago--Dubuque--St. Paul--Minneapolis.

A part of the "Chicago Great Western Limited" daily between Chicago--D...

Photograph shows interior view of railroad lounge car filled with men reading. The men's club or buffet car.

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984. .Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negati... More

Photograph of the American Official Party and the Soviet  Welcoming Committee Traveling by Train from Vozdvizhenka Airport to the Site of the Summit Meetings on Arms Control at Okeansky Sanatorium, Vladivostok, U.S.S.R.

Photograph of the American Official Party and the Soviet Welcoming Co...

This photograph depicts events surrounding the November 23-24, 1974 summit meetings on arms control between the United States and the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.). The meetings were held at the Okeansky Sanatorium ... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Observation car I

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Obse...

Public domain photograph - American industrial history, 1930s-1940s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Pullman compartment cars through trains -- interior of dining cars on the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton R.R.

Pullman compartment cars through trains -- interior of dining cars on ...

Print shows two men seated at a table in a dining car on a train being served by an African American porter. Z6569 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrighted 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co. Cin., O. Library has two i... More

Club car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Club car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Public domain photograph - historical image of Delaware, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Standard pullman car on a deluxe overland limited train

Standard pullman car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chesapeake and Ohio dining car of George Washington train. Half of dining car II

Chesapeake and Ohio dining car of George Washington train. Half of din...

Public domain image of a train station in Boston, Massachusetts, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25]

Public domain photograph of a passenger train parlor car, restaurant, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negati... More

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negati... More

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984.. Date: June 1950.. Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies/field/series/ ) ; Negative Serie... More

[Two men being served drinks in buffet railroad car]

[Two men being served drinks in buffet railroad car]

H60962 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 5357-S. Copyright by George R. Lawrence Co.

[Car interior, Chicago and Alton Railroad]

[Car interior, Chicago and Alton Railroad]

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25, smoking room]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25, smoking room]

Public domain photograph of a passenger train parlor car, restaurant, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25, interior view]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25, interior view]

Public domain photograph of a passenger train parlor car, restaurant, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Observation car on a deluxe overland limited train

Observation car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The new "Chicago Great Western Limited" daily between Chicago--Dubuque--St. Paul--Minneapolis--Des Moines--St. Joseph--Kansas City.

The new "Chicago Great Western Limited" daily between Chicago--Dubuque...

Photograph shows interior view of railroad dining car filled with passengers dining. Color reproduction of photo from a flash-light photograph of the dining car.

Pullman compartment cars through trains -- interior of dining cars on the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton R.R.

Pullman compartment cars through trains -- interior of dining cars on ...

Print shows two men seated at a table in a dining car on a train being served by an African American porter. Z6569 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrighted 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co. Cin., O. Library has two i... More

Dining car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Dining car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Public domain photograph - historical image of Colorado, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Observation car on a deluxe overland limited train

Observation car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of Middle East, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Dining car on a deluxe overland limited train

Dining car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

So. Railroad Co. Observation Car Cresent Limited, Birmingham Skip

So. Railroad Co. Observation Car Cresent Limited, Birmingham Skip

Public domain image of horse carriage, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Photograph of President Gerald Ford and his Staff Dining on a Soviet Train en route to Vozdvizhenka Airport, near Vladivostok, U.S.S.R. following the Vladivostok Summit Meetings on Arms Control

Photograph of President Gerald Ford and his Staff Dining on a Soviet T...

This photograph depicts the November 23-24, 1974 summit meetings on arms control between the United States and the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.). The meetings were held at the Okeansky Sanatorium in Vladivostok, U.S... More

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negati... More

Dining car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Dining car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Public domain image of a train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[Theodore Roosevelt, full-length portrait, standing, with two other men in front of railroad observation car]

[Theodore Roosevelt, full-length portrait, standing, with two other me...

Title devised by library staff. Forms part of: National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress).

A corner of the Harvey dining car

A corner of the Harvey dining car

Photograph shows two young women, finished eating, seated at a table in a dining car. Copyright 1905 by Geo. T. Nicholson. No. 5357-B.

DINNER [held by] NEW YORK & CHICAGO LIMITED [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR (RR)
Passenger (observation) locomotive train car of New York Central RR

Passenger (observation) locomotive train car of New York Central RR

Public domain photograph of a steam locomotive, train car, railroad, railway, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Car interiors, dining car, Chicago and Alton Railroad]

[Car interiors, dining car, Chicago and Alton Railroad]

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Buffet library car on a deluxe overland limited train

Buffet library car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Observation car II

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Obse...

Public domain photograph of New York City interiors, 1940s, 1950s, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Photograph of the Lounge Section of an Erie Railroad Company Dining Car

Photograph of the Lounge Section of an Erie Railroad Company Dining Ca...

Master File Photographs of U.S. and Foreign Personalities, World Events, and American Economic, Social, and Cultural Life

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 25]

Public domain photograph of a passenger train parlor car, restaurant, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company].. Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984.. Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Nega... More

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]. .Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984. .Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Nega... More

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car, cafe]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car, cafe]

Public domain photograph of a passenger train parlor car, restaurant, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Car interiors, Chicago and Alton Railroad, buffet car]

[Car interiors, Chicago and Alton Railroad, buffet car]

Public domain photograph of a train car interior, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 30]

[Pere Marquette Railroad parlor car no. 30]

Public domain image of horse carriage, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Party of six gentlemen in buffet car

Party of six gentlemen in buffet car

Photograph shows six men either talking or reading in lounge car. Copyright 1905 by Geo. R. Lawrence Co. No. 5357-M.

Buffet library car on a deluxe overland limited train

Buffet library car on a deluxe overland limited train

Public domain photograph of passenger train car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

BREAKFAST [held by] JOINT SPECIAL COMMITTEE OF COUNCILS OF CITY OF PHILADELPHIA ON WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXHIBITION [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR SERVICE (RR;)
DINNER] [held by] PULLMAN BUFFET [at] EN ROUTE - BROILING CAR (RR)
DINNER [held by] NEW YORK & CHICAGO LIMITED [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR (RR)
DINNER [held by] NEW YORK & CHICAGO LIMITED [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR (RR)
BREAKFAST [held by] RAYMOND & WHITCOMBIS TOURS [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR ENROUTE MEXICO-CALIFORNIA (RR;)
[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner and Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner and Lounge, Budd Company]

Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner and Lounge, Budd Company]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: June 1950..Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( ryr/searchterm/Series... More

BREAKFAST FOR GUESTS OF MINNESOTA IRON COMPANY [held by] PULLMAN VESTIBULED TRAIN [at] PULLMAN CAR (RR;)
Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Lounge car

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Loun...

Public domain photograph of office, auditorium, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

An old railroad observation car at Heritage Station, a Baltimore & Ohio railroad station in downtown Huntington, West Virginia, that has been converted into assorted shops and restaurants

An old railroad observation car at Heritage Station, a Baltimore & Ohi...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Not be confused with Heritage Village, a restored coal town just south of the city. The car carries the name of Huntington is the turn... More

Pullman car from "La Vie Américaine. Ouvrage illustré, etc"

Pullman car from "La Vie Américaine. Ouvrage illustré, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000283 from "La Vie Américaine. Ouvrage illustré, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's f... More

BREAKFAST FOR GUESTS OF MINNESOTA IRON COMPANY [held by] PULLMAN VESTIBULED TRAIN [at] PULLMAN CAR (RR;)
Entire dining car interior, 1905

Entire dining car interior, 1905

Photograph shows interior view of railroad dining car filled with patrons.

A tourist sleeper luncheon party

A tourist sleeper luncheon party

Photograph shows passengers, two young women and young man, dining in dining car. Copyright 1905 by Geo. T. Nicholson. No. 5368-A.

Lunch time, railroad dining car, 1909

Lunch time, railroad dining car, 1909

Photograph shows passengers, two young women and young man, dining in dining car. Copyright 1909 by W. J. Black.

Club car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Club car, D.L. & W. R.R. [Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]

Public domain image of a train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Observation car III

Pennsylvania Railroad, Jeffersonian, Sunnyside, Long Island City. Obse...

Public domain photograph - American industrial history, 1930s-1940s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

DINNER [held by] NEW YORK & CHICAGO LIMITED [at] PULLMAN DINING CAR (RR)