Big 6 Steam Engine Model

Description (Brief)
This cast metal model of the “Big 6” locomotive was made by Irvin’s Model Shop of Creston, Ohio during the 1970s. The locomotive was in use in Oregon by the Union Pacific Rail Road from 1812-1865.
Currently not on view
Object Name
engine, steam, "Big 6"
engine, steam, "big 6"
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Agricultural Equipment Toys
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Agricultural Equipment Toys
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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