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Budd Observation Car in Mexico (editor's title)

Observation car Olmeca
Budd-built observation car "Olmeca" bringing up the rear of the National Railways of Mexico's El Tapatio train. The train ran between Mexico City and Guadalajara, and is shown here passing Buena Vista station. The Budd Company, of Philadelphia, became a leading manufacturer of lightweight passenger cars in the 1930s. In addition to their extensive North American market, Budd's customers also included railways in South America and Europe.
Source Lake Forest College Library Special Collections
Coverage Spatial, Buena Vista Station, Mexico; Temporal, circa 1967
Rights Lake Forest College
Date Created c1967
Resource Type
Extent Not available
Depicted Railroad
Location Buena Vista Station, Mexico
Equipment: Cars Round end observation car Olmeca
Builder, Cars Budd Company
Collection Arthur Dubin
Train Name El Tapatio
Image ID Dubin.II.33.52
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