The Wonderful Train ride is a children's book written in 1947 about a little boy and girl who travel alone by train from New York City to Los Angeles to meet their parents.
It was donated to the museum by a lady who received this book from her third grade teacher for perfect attendance in 1949-1950.
To view a slide show of the book, click on the first page and then click play. You can use the forward and reverse arrows to scroll manually. To remove the slide show tool bar from in front of the image, simply drag your cursor to the top of the screen.
If you would like to enlarge any one page of the book, right click the image and choose "open link in new window".