|This pin is the exact same design as #22684 except on the back. It reads that it is an Artist Proof. Each of the 30 pins read AP/500, instead of #/500.|
Pins came from Ape Pen Publishing Company that have the copyrights on these photos. Photo pins come out of the book "DISNEY YEARS" Seen Though a Photographer's Lens.
The Train pin - Walt & Fred Gurley take Engine No. 3 on inaugural run.
Pins in this series include: #23267, #23268, #23269.