Join the Toronto Railway Museum for the online lecture “A History of Toy Trains: An ‘O’ Gauge Perspective”. Discover the beginnings and early history of toy trains made in Britain, Europe and the United States, and how manufacturers marketed trains for Canada. Presenters will delve into the evolution of toy trains, from pull toys to simple clockwork mechanisms and beautifully decorated tinplate lithography, to the well engineered mechanical marvels of the early 1900’s.
Toronto Railway Museum: A History of Toy Trains
When: September 15, 2022
Where: Online via Zoom
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