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A vintage circa 1940s-1950s Santa Fe Railway Railroad conductor's uniform
in excellent condition with no missing buttons or damage. This superb
uniform consist of a dark blue wool suit jacket, vest, clip on tie and
trousers on a Pullman Company wood hanger plus the conductor's hat with
gold braiding and enameled badge and hat bag. As a bonus there is a 1959
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway System General Rules for the Guidance
of Employes 10 page booklet plus a packet of Santa Fe Hand Lotion "pillows"
with 3 pillows in foil wrappers present. The jacket measures 18" between
the top shoulder seams for the sleeves, 23-1/2" from the top of the sleeve
to the cuff, 21-1/2" across from the seams at the bottom of the sleeves
across the chest and 18-1/2" at the most tapered point across the body
and 20" across at the bottom as well as 29" from the bottom of the collar
seam to the tail measured down the back. The jacket has a sewn label inside
of a crowned circle crossed by a banner that reads "A.G. Meier & Co. Manufacturers
of Uniforms Caps 205 W. Monroe St. Chicago and there is a label sewn inside
an inner pocket that reads "A.G. Meier & Co. 205 W. Monroe St. Chicago
6, Ill" over For: E. J. Gee Date: 8/9/57 No. 8575. The jacket has 3 brass
buttons on the front and two on each sleeve which are marked on the back
Waterbury Button Co. Conn. and have the Santa Fe Railway logo on the front.
The vest has 6 smaller buttons down the front and the trousers have basic
black plastic buttons. The trousers have a 32" waste and the inseam to
pant cuff measures 29". The Conductor's Hat is a size 7 in wool with a
gold strap and blue and white enameled Santa Fe Conductor's Badge. The
has has a label inside the crown which reads all wool over the same crowned
circle crossed by a banner A.G. Meier & Co. Manufacturers of Uniforms
Caps 205 W. Monroe St. Chicago logo as the jacket. The hat also comes
with a protective black drawstring cloth bag which is showing some signs
of wear with some fraying and pulls. The rest of the uniform shows no
damage or heavy wear and is in superb condition. The wood hanger is marked
"Property of the Pullman Company and the lower rung is felt covered. The
Employes guide measures 6-1/4" by 4" and the Santa Fe Hand Lotion "pillows"
packet measures 2-7/8" by 1-3/4".