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May 27, 2020 Subject:
This is actually two films, as follows:
1. Northwestern Pacific (SP) rail-fan excursion from San Rafael to Willits, continuing on the California Western to Fort Bragg on Aug 20, 1950. Shots include NWP steam-engines, CW Baldwin Diesels and Doodlebugs M100 & M200.
2. Family trip to Oakland’s Peralta Park on Aug 27, 1950. Shots include the San Francisco Transbay Terminal, MUNI Street Cars and Buses, and a ride on the miniature steam powered Oakland Acorn of the Oakland Narrow Gauge Railroad inside Peralta Park.
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Passengers loading in San Rafael passenger station.
NWP ROW shot from rear platform.
SP Engine No 2762 on freight.
Willits passenger station.
Fort Bragg passenger station.
California Western Doodlebug M100 & M200.
California Western Engine No 14.
Film 2 at 9:19:
San Francisco Transbay Terminal
San Francisco Muni Street Cars and Buses.
San Francisco Berkshire Hotel
Oakland Narrow Gauge Railroad
A ride on the Oakland Acorn Miniature train