This train set was manufactured by Lionel from 1917 to 1927. It is made of pressed steel with metal wheels and pressed steel tracks. The locomotive is electric and features an electric light. The orange freight car features sliding doors on both sides. This is one of the earliest electric train sets.
Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection, "Learning Through Play" Exhibit in Leatherby Library
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