Walt Shelly

Texas Panhandle
8:01 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

The Freedom Train Comes to Canyon, Texas- in Miniature

Walt and Linda Shelly operate their model train sets on display Monday at Canyon Area Library. The exhibit is made up of trains from their collection.
Credit Sean Steffen / AGN Media

The Freedom Train toured the country from 1947-1949, and again from 1975-1976.  It was  the idea of Attorney General Tom C. Clark to remind Americans of the freedoms, liberties, and sacrifices so often taken for granted.   The Amarillo Globe reported The Freedom Train is back... in miniature... in Canyon, Texas.  

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