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Although they were around for only seven years, give or take, Aurora's Postage Stamp Trains left an indelible mark on the history of N Scale model railroading. Many modelers got their start in the scale with a Postage Stamp set, much the same way as their fathers or grandfathers were introduced to the hobby with Lionel.

My lifetime of N Scale model railroading began in 1968 with a Postage Stamp set. Because so little information about the products and their history is available, I decided to correct the problem by publishing everything I've learned over the years for the benefit of collectors, enthusiasts and model railroad historians. This information- and media-rich website is a living document that will continue to grow over time. Nearly 400 pages of Postage Stamp goodness await you—please enjoy!

David K. Smith

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  1. Beginnings
  2. Marketing & Catalogs
  3. Train Sets
  4. Locomotives
  5. Rolling Stock
  6. Track, Accessories & Parts
  7. Buildings & Bridges
  8. Bus Sets & Accessories
  9. Aftermath

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