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Lucius Beebe

Articles by Lucius Beebe

To a culinary wilderness Fred Harvey brought civilized cooking—and pretty girls to serve it. Read >>
Its diners were sumptuous, its sleepers luxurious, its lounges a rendezvous for the nation’s notables. And it even made a regular gambling stop at Reno Read >>
Mansions On Rails, August 1959 | Vol. 10, No. 5
Private Pullmans Were Once the Hallmark of Affluence and Social Success Read >>
The official painting is full of dignity and decorum lamentably absent in the actual photograph. Read >>
For decades the private railroad car was the great symbol of wealth. Here is what it looked like in its heyday. Read >>

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