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Trolley to Long Beach
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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A woman boards the Pacific Electric Red Car No. 300, express, to Long Beach as it stops in front of a hotel. The Long Beach line was the last trolley line to be discontinued and the first to be brought back as light rail. Photo caption reads: "Car 300 above was the first unit to be completed in a modernization program involving a total of 71 interurban cars and the expenditure of approximately $600,000. Seating 80 passengers and with improved no-draft ventilating system, the cars have definite rider appeal and have been ehnthusiastically received by patrons". Photo dated: Mar. 19, 1947.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2203.
Pacific Electric Railway Company
Electric railroads--California--Los Angeles
Local transit--California--Los Angeles
Local transit--California--Long Beach
Urban transportation--Passenger traffic
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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