Ferdinand Magellan Railcar
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Named after the Portuguese explorer, the Ferdinand Magellan is a former Pullman Company observation car which served as Presidential Rail Car, U.S. Number 1 from 1943 until 1958. The Gold Coast Railroad Museum in Miami-Dade County, Florida acquired it in 1959. The Ferdinand Magellan was designated a National Historic Landmark by the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service on February 4 of 1985. As of 2006, it remains the only railroad car on the list of historic landmarks.