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Title
Pacific Electric car, Venice short line, California
Date Created and/or Issued
undated
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Pacific Electric Railway streetcar no. 952, on the Venice line, on tracks in vicinity of Venice and Santa Monica, California. Sign on front of car says "Venice Line."
This is a copy negative (a photograph of another photograph). Title devised by cataloger based on note: "Pacific Electric car, Venice, California" from Ernest Marquez written on envelope as it was received. The Pacific Electric Railway system of electric streetcars and rail was also known as the Red Car system. The Pacific Electric Railway's Venice Short Line route was discontinued in 1948. (erha.org)
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 10 x 12.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
490011
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/16693
Subject
Electric railroads--Cars
Pacific Electric Railway Company
Street-railroads
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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