Capital Streetcars: Early Mass Transit in Washington, D.C. by John DeFerrari,Ken Rucker

By John DeFerrari,Ken Rucker

Washington�s first streetcars trundled down Pennsylvania road through the Civil conflict. through the tip of the century, streetcar strains crisscrossed the town, increasing it into the suburbs and defining the place Washingtonians lived, labored and performed. some of the most cherished routes used to be the scenic Cabin John line to the entertainment park in Glen Echo, Maryland. From the old fashioned early days of small horse-drawn automobiles to the trendy �streamliners� of the 20 th century, the tales are all right here. subscribe to writer John DeFerrari on a joyride in the course of the interesting background of streetcars within the nation�s capital.

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