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Splitdorf spark plug advertisement from "Automobile Topics" magizine April 29, 1916
This is a colorized Splitdorf Spark Plug advertisement from “Automobile Topics” magizine, April 29, 1916. This advertisement has the #101 McKeen Car built for the Central New York & Southern Railroad, this railroad also bought another 70′ McKeen Car, #102.

McKeen Motor Car #101 possibly the same photograph as the Splitdorf advertisement image.

 

McKeen Motor Car #102 Leaving Percy Field for Auburn in 1919

Courtesy of the Genoa Historical Society.

Here is the #102(?) motor car leaving Percy Field for Auburn in 1919.

First trial run of McKeen Car #101, near North Lansing.

Courtesy of the Genoa Historical Society.
First trial run of McKeen Car #101, near North Lansing.

One of the McKeen cars at the station in South Lansing.

Courtesy of the Genoa Historical Society.
One of the McKeen cars at the station in South Lansing.

<br /> McKeen Motor Car #101 with Railroad Workers

McKeen Motor Car #101 with railroad workers. Oddly, there are 9 workers in this photo, and only two were needed to run the McKeen Car, so either they were transporting workers, or they were just outside a yard, and were taking a company photo.

 

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