Building Boilers

By Staff
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Model Boiler upside down ready to drop fire box into.
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Front tube arrangement on Railroad Locomotive. 47 - 1 tubes.
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Model of Advance Rumely,size.
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Three Boilers under construction. 1 Railroad and 2 Model Traction Engine Boilers.
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Caulking rivets in Model Boiler.
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Model Railroad Locomotive Boiler for Sandley Light Railroad at Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, 8'6' long 20' o.d. Barrel.

We have always wanted some pictures of the Solomon Brothers
building a boiler. Well, here we have it, thanks to Lawrence
Solomon, Moberly, Missouri, who sent us these pictures. We have
seen their work at the Reunions and as far as we could judge a
boiler we admired their work. – Elmer.

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