The FEC #1996 was built by The American Car & Foundry Co. in February 1965 as a Coach for The Union Pacific. It was Purchased by The FEC for use in “Work Train” service. In 1996, it was Renumbered “1996” to coincide with the City of Miami’s & FEC’s Centennial.
The FEC #1996 Contains an exhibit of South Florida Railroad Photographs. This car was donated by The Florida East Coast Employees as a gift for The Post Hurricane Andrew Recovery Effort.