Miami in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
U.S. Car No. 1
has been designated
Presidential railroad car built for the
exclusive use of the President of the
United States of America
Restored and exhibited by
The Gold Coast Railroad Museum, Miami, Florida
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1942.
Location. 25° 37.027′ N, 80° 24.04′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker can be reached from SW 124th Avenue, one mile south of SW 152nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Located at the Gold Coast Railroad Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12450 SW 152nd Street, Miami FL 33177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Naval Air Station Richmond (within shouting distance of this marker); The Town of Peters (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Perrine Land GrantMiami Serpentarium (approx. 5 miles away); Silver Palm Historic District (approx. 5.3 miles away); Special Agent Jerry Dove, Special Agent Benjamin Grogan (approx. 5.4 miles away); Old Cutler Road (approx. 5.4 miles away); Chinese Bridge (approx. 5.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Ferdinand Magellan Railcar. Wikipedia (Submitted on May 5, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 4, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.