Sailboat #321

Sailboat #321

Produced between 1953 and 1957 this 20″ sailboat is typical of what was made in the final years of production. This one was never assembled. From my private collection.

Pillsbury Display Sailboats

Pillsbury Display Sailboats

Individually these sailboats are fairly common but as a pair and with the boxes are quite rare. They are for a Pillsbury display but the boats and sails are not…

Ferry Boat #355

Ferry Boat #355

This ferry boat has the dimensions of 12″ x 4.5″.  It is a #355 that appears in the 1954 catalog. What differentiates it from other models is that it has…

Cargo Ship #211

Cargo Ship #211

This is a larger version of a cargo ship at 13″. The cargo for this ship was a stack of wood of which you can see one piece in the…

Sailboat with Red Sail

Sailboat with Red Sail

This is a larger sailboat at 21″ from bow to stern and 30″ to the top of the mast. The box is a generic box that would have the model…

Indian Chief Canoes

Indian Chief Canoes #622

These are two versions of the Indian Chief canoe that appears in the 1956 catalog. They are 10″ long and of a light colored wood. I have also have one…

Fireboat

Fireboat

This is a 10″ long fireboat. The hull is hollow which makes a reservoir to hold water when filled. The pump behind the smokestack would be depressed and water would…

Indian Chief Salesman Sample

Indian Chief Salesman Sample

This is a salesman sample of the Indian Chief canoe with the tag still attached. It is 10″ long and is the birch bark version. It also came with a…

Sailboat "Breeze" #624

Sailboat “Breeze” #624

This is a near mint never played with “Breeze” sailboat. It is 14″ long. This sailboat appears in the 1956 catalog. From my private collection.

Fireboat #208

Fireboat #208

This is one of the larger fireboats at 14″ long by 4″ wide. The hose is missing from the bow. When the pump, silver knob, is raised and then depressed…