history of Voltamp

Item number: Voltamp (4123)

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Category: Voltamp




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Company history and description of the company Voltamp, Baltimore Md.

In 1879 the company was founded. They introduced one of the first electric railways. The first railways were qualitatively very high and were only surpassed by the German manufacturers.
1903 the first train was introduced
1907 the first train was introduced which runs on standard household AC power and they had operating headligths
1908 the first catalog was produced
1910 the line expanded and includes the #2222 locomotive 4-6-0
1913 the catalog hat 130 pages
1914 spring trucks were changed to solid track frames with simulated cast springs


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