The Resource Riding Denver's rails : a mile-high streetcar history, (electronic resource)

Riding Denver's rails : a mile-high streetcar history, (electronic resource)

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Riding Denver's rails : a mile-high streetcar history
Title
Riding Denver's rails
Title remainder
a mile-high streetcar history
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1872, the Mile High City embraced a new way to get around and eventually boasted one of the largest streetcar systems in the nation. Enjoy the varied stops the transit system made as it grew along with the city, from the early horsecars of the Denver Horse Railroad Company and the steam-powered Colfax Avenue Railway to the running cable cars of the Denver Tramway and the electric trolleys of the South Denver Cable Railway Company. Though the last of the city's streetcars were pulled from service in the 1950s, Denver continues to expand its modern public transportation system with today's growing Light Rail. Join Denver historian Kevin Pharris on a tour of the city's glorious transit past as well as the modern improvements that are getting people onto the rails once again
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Pharris, Kevin
Dewey number
388.460978883
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Forrest, Kenton
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Street-railroads
Target audience
adult
Label
Riding Denver's rails : a mile-high streetcar history, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11511513
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Publication
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multicolored
Control code
MWT11511513
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11511513
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Riding Denver's rails : a mile-high streetcar history, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11511513
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11511513
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11511513
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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