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Title
Petaluma & Santa Rosa Railway freight motor No. 8 pushes a flatcar, which contains materials needed to complete the Sebastopol Avenue crossing during the Battle of Sebastopol Avenue March, 1, 1905 between the electric Petaluma & Santa Rosa Railway and the steam California Northwestern (CNW) railroad right-of-way
Date Created and/or Issued
1905
Contributing Institution
Sonoma County Library
Collection
Western Sonoma County Historical Society Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photo--black and white: "The Battle of Sebastopol Avenue" March 1, 1905 between the electric Petaluma & Santa Rosa Railway and the steam California Northwestern (CNW) railroad right-of-way. The tracks running from left to right belong to the CNW railroad. P&SR freight motor No. 8 pushes a flatcar, which contains materials needed to complete the Sebastopol Avenue crossing. Amid blasting whistles and cheering crowds, the first electric car made its crossing at. (Text from "Petaluma & Santa Rosa Railway" Images of Rail.
Type
Image
Format
Still image
Identifier
94cce7c7-65c3-4369-a271-07cc2e448b63
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