Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Union Pacific Railroad vase - Page

All materials on Kansas Memory are made available for noncommercial educational and research purposes only. It is the patron's responsibility to request and obtain permission from both the image and copyright owner(s) to use materials.

To obtain permission or to purchase a reproduction, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at 785-272-8681, ext. 117 or reference@kshs.org. See the Copyright and Permission FAQ for more information.

Silver Art Deco vase from dining car service from the Union Pacific Railroad's City of Kansas City on its last run across Kansas. Service ended May 1, 1971 with the establishment of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (now Amtrak.) The presentation was made at Kansas City's Union Station at the completion of the train's run.

Creator: International Silver Company
Date: between 1930 and 1939

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 220923
KSHS Identifier: 1971.53.18.6

Copyright © 2007-2015 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.