NP Budd Car B-41 at Aitkin MN Winter Card - The NPRHA reproduced some of Jack Christensen's great watercolor paintings of NP steam locomotives operating in snow conditions as Holiday Season greeting cards. Each card is commercially printed in full color, comes with a 5.7" x 4.4" envelope and has the caption shown below on the back. Each package contains twelve copies of the card shown above and twelve envelopes.
It's already Spring in central Minnesota, but the snow is still covering the ground nicely. Here the engineer of Budd car B-41 running as train No. 56 waits for the highball at Aitkin, one of more than a dozen regular stops between Staples and Duluth.