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What is the earliest that anyone has seen the --SR-->> logo prior to 1915? When the Richmond & Danville ceased in 1894, its "logo" was Similar to <<--R&D--- with a LEFT travelling arrow. However, I have a number of advertising items prior to 1915, and the earliest I have seen the --SR-> version is 1899. Any help appreciated as to the earliest known date of the original SR logo.
-- Matt Bumgarner (StealthNFO@aol.com), May 20, 1999
Probably it was used almost from the start. I have see letterhead from December 1894 that has the logo.
-- Jack Wyatt (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 20, 1999.