Friday, January 4, 2013
Richard Dornhelm grew up in Brooklyn riding the subway. That was the start of a love affair that's grown into a hand-crafted miniature railway complete with a hundred meticulously detailed vintage subway and elevated cars.
Millions of people in this country have hobbies. There’s stamp collecting, role playing games, beer making -- you name it, it’s out there.
And then there's my dad, Richard Dornhelm. He grew up in New York City in the 1940s and '50s and fell in love with the city's trains -- especially the ones running underground.