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GE Plant: Buses and Trollies On Broadway
A CTA Lawrence Avenue trolley bus turning from Leland onto Broadway in the 1950s. This
CMC GM bus 624 on route 34 - Diversey in the early 1950s. The fare
... several kinds of vehicles in front of the General Electric Plant on Broadway in Fort Wayne, August 1944, 3.30 p.m. Includes trolley coaches, streetcars, ...
Mexico City Brill trolley coach 1970s
From Rail to Rubber: How the bus replaced the streetcar on New York City's streets
CTA trolley bus 374 at Montrose and Narrangansett in 1948, "Another New CTA Bus
Broadway Avenue at the General Electric Plant
ELECTRIC TROLLEY BUS PLAZA DE LA VICTORIA VALPARAISO CHILE - Stock Image
Indiana Service Corporation: showing workers boarding trolley coaches on Broadway in front of General Electric plant. September 1944.
In Part I, we found that General Motors (GM) was introduced to the concept of buying up transit and replacing it with "modern" buses thanks to the animosity ...
A modern trolleybus in France, from Wikimedia Commons.
Louisville Transit Company Bus Photo GM TDH 4507 GMC | eBay
Trolley buses at the turntable at Solingen Burg, Germany. Western europes largest trolley bus
GM FISHBOWL BUSES. General ...
In this tricked-up photo, we see a GM demo bus, the design
Yet even in that environment a study of transit systems between 1935 and 1950 by David J. St. Clair found that buses were indeed superior in operating ...
From tracks to tires[edit]
When pedestrians braved street traffic in Victorian London in the 1800s, they had to navigate a hazardous morass of trolley cars, horse-drawn buses and ...
Off Line Too Soon: Portland's Electric Buses
List of trolley bus systems in Canada
Amazon.com: Walkers Shortbread, London Bus Tin Scottish Cookie Assortment #5483, 15.8 Ounce
MAN articulated trolleybus on route 43 in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood in 2003
CSL buses 6515 and 6407 at South Shops. The destinations signs on 6515 do not
One of the borrowed Toledo trolley coaches loading on Broadway and Yamhill on the test loop. The Hotel Portland (now the location of Pioneer Courthouse ...
Seashore Trolley Museum 2
Leyland trolley bus in front of Eaton's department store, ca 1940.
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GM New Look bus
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In 1973 a GM fishbowl on the M15 route idles at Park Row just northeast of Broadway, waiting to make an uptown run to East 126th Street on 1st Avenue; ...
Old trolley bus. Valparaiso. Chile - Stock Image
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First horse car at Portage and Main
The spacious trolley car carried them up Sixteenth Street and down Broadway, where at Horton Plaza they switched to the line heading up what is now Pacific ...
XT60 articulated trolleybus on Broadway, on route 49
Vancouver trolley bus system. Vancouver E40LFR trolleybus 2214.jpg
So until and unless GM could pry streetcars away from their parent utilities or connecting railroads, very few lines would come up for sale.
"Portland Modernizes with Mack" is proclaimed by an advertisement for the Mack CR 40-passenger trolley bus.
AM General trolleybus on route 10 in Downtown Seattle in 1986
CSL gas bus #1 in the 1930s.
Double-decker Routemaster bus at a stop outside St Paul's Cathedral
Engine line
Electric Trolley Bus - Stock Image
Klondike Ramp - 12 March 1958 from Grems-Doolittle
History and Photos As an archival museum for Milwaukee's transit history, our focus is not upon railroads or even trolleys in general, but specifically upon ...
Bourbon Barrel Tours from Louisville.
TriMet acquires the suburban Blue Bus Systems - four companies providing service to and within the suburbs, adding another 88 buses (many in poor.
In 1981, a blue GM fishbowl, the Q56 (then called the B56) idles at the NE corner of Jamaica Avenue and Parsons Boulevard. Then as now, the Q56 is basically ...
Trolley buses in Edmonton
The interurban ...
TARC Home
April, 1948. In March of 1948 the Spreckels interests agreed on the sale to
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Homestead Trolley
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trolley at the red hook waterfront
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Rapido #751031 Pittsburgh (Port Authority) New Look Bus- #2421 Deluxe
New Route for the Free Downtown Trolley
One of our retired Flyer trolleys, crossing the Andes! Photo courtesy of CTL Westrans
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When the 8-Market bus was replaced by the F-Market streetcar, the streetcar was placed in the left (inside) lane, stopping at island platforms.
C-SPAN Bus Awed Visitors At Its MTSU Stop
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Russia , St Petersburg , Nevskiy Prospekt single decker trolley bus in white blue livery -
Indiana Service Corporation: window display (with trolley car and trolley coach) in Wolf & Dessauer Co. at time 28 Brill 40-passenger trolley coaches, ...
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ADVANCED LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE STUDIO • DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE • COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE • UNIVERSITY OF KE
American Enka Plant, under construction. (N5524) American Furniture Manufacturing Company, see Carolina Wood Products (N1092)
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By bus[edit]
1968 Ad General Motors Metro Mode Expressway Highway Commuter Bus Lanes GM YHR3
Free trolley rides, including service to/from Spring Hill, Nov. 25-Dec. 31
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City to install shields in its bus fleet
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CTA GMC New Look bus 1305, on State near the Chicago Theater.
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Thanks to Quinby's warning, the Feds eventually took GM to trial and convicted them not for ripping out streetcar lines, but rather for controlling these ...
"Rapid Transit in San Diego": An original 1886 horse-drawn trolley and
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Downtown Fairfax. By Ryan, on Flickr.
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Fall trolley schedule change - Click the link below to view Saturday's trolley schedule during the Adirondack Nationals Car Show. This is for Saturday, ...
As wires crossed in 1949, Muni championed electric bus future