Title Long Distance View of the Crowds at the Mark Twain Zephyr's Tenth Birthday Celebration
Date of Original 25 October 1945
Date of Digital 19 October 2003
Description HANNIBAL, MO - Crowds gather to celebrate the 10th birthday of the Mark Twain Zephyr. In attendance are Ralph Budd, President of the C B & Q Railroad (who also attended the 1935 dedication), Mrs. Ralph Vaughn (nee Betty Stephens, winner of the Becky Thatcher contest at the dedication), a number of railroad executives, and dignitaries from the towns along the Zephyr's route. The winners of the Tom Sawyer contest (Milton Duvall, Jr.) and the Huck Finn contest (Harold Timmerman) are unable to attend as they are in the military
Creator CB & Q Railroad
Contributor Hayden, Archie
Publisher Hannibal Free Public Library (Hannibal, MO)
Subject Mark Twain Zephyr (Railroad train)
Subject Mark Twain Zephyr Birthday (10th) Celebration.
Subject Hannibal (MO)
Original Format Photograph, black and white, 10" by 8"
Digital Format jpg
Identifier Z7035