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PRR Commemorative Brass Presentation Paperweight for the opening of
The First "Rail-Air" Transcontinental Passenger Service via the
Pennsylvania Railroad,
Transcontinental Air Transport,
& Santa Fe Railroad.
July 7, 1929


"HARNESSING THE PLANE AND THE IRON HORSE"

Brass 4"x 3" paperweight presented by the Pennsylvania Railroad to commemorate the opening of the first two-day New York to Los Angeles & San Francisco combined "Rail-Air" Transcontinental Passenger Service operated with Transcontinental Air Transport (T-A-T) using Ford Tri-Motor aircraft and the Santa Fe Railroad on July 7, 1929.

Courtesy of the Bruce C. Cooper Collection.


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