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Gravity cars from the Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railway coasting down from Mount Tamalpais
William Hamilton
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1915
Publication Information
Mill Valley Public Library
The Academy Library Guild, Fresno, California. Second Revised Edition Howell-North Books
Contributing Institution
Mill Valley Public Library
Mill Valley History Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Mill Valley Public Library
Mill Valley Public Library History Room, 375 Throckmorton Avenue, Mill Valley, CA, 94941, 415-389-4292 x131
Circa 1915
Copyright by Mill Valley Public Library
Two gravity cars loaded with passengers are seen coasting through the forest on the way down from Mount Tamalpais. The passengers look well dressed. There is no identification or number on the front of the first gravity car.
1 photographic print: 12.5 x 18 cm.
photo cabinet 2, Railroads Mill Valley, Mount Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railroad; negative 1467
Railroad passenger cars
Railroad passengers
Open air gravity railroad passenger cars
Gravity railroad cars
Mountain railroads
Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railway
The Crookedest Railroad in the World
Mount Tamalpais
Selected photograph from page 52 of "The Crookedest Railroad in the World" by T.G. Wurm and A.C. Graves;

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