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The Resource Street railways of El Paso, Ronald E. Dawson

Street railways of El Paso, Ronald E. Dawson

Label
Street railways of El Paso
Title
Street railways of El Paso
Statement of responsibility
Ronald E. Dawson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Public transportation was established in El Paso with a mule-car system in 1882 and ran for 20 years. The first electric cars were introduced in 1902 and were also very successful, serving all parts of the city and establishing neighborhoods. At the zenith of the system, there were 63 miles of track, 17 routes, and over 100 streetcars. In those days, everyone used the electric cars
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Dawson, Ronald E
Dewey number
388.420976
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F394.E4
LC item number
D39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Images of rail
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  • Street-railroads
  • El Paso (Tex.)
  • El Paso (Tex.)
  • Texas
  • Street-railroads
  • Texas
  • Texas
Label
Street railways of El Paso, Ronald E. Dawson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 127)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mule cars: 1882-1902 -- Interurban to Ysleta and the Tobin Railway -- Early electric and open cars -- Downtown -- Fort Bliss, the Mexican Revolutions and the World Wars -- A time of transition: 1930-1950 -- The carbarn and work cars -- Accidents and derelicts -- The international bridges -- Modernizing with PCCs
Control code
ocn377800734
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780738571140
Lccn
2009922895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)377800734
Label
Street railways of El Paso, Ronald E. Dawson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 127)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mule cars: 1882-1902 -- Interurban to Ysleta and the Tobin Railway -- Early electric and open cars -- Downtown -- Fort Bliss, the Mexican Revolutions and the World Wars -- A time of transition: 1930-1950 -- The carbarn and work cars -- Accidents and derelicts -- The international bridges -- Modernizing with PCCs
Control code
ocn377800734
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780738571140
Lccn
2009922895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)377800734

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