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Union Traction streetcar No. 18, overturned at Soquel and Pacific
A crowd gathered around Union Traction streetcar #18, overturned at Soquel and Pacific. The conductor and most passengers had left the car after an earlier accident. The unattended car rolled backwards along Soquel Avenue until it left the tracks at the turn onto Pacific. One passenger, Mrs. Hildreth Foster, was injured
she later recovered. The streetcar was reassembled and returned to service.
Source of information: Notes on back of photo
McCaleb pp. 92-93
Date Created and/or Issued
1921-08-25
Publication Information
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Contributing Institution
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Collection
Photo Collection
Rights Information
This photograph/postcard is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.
Restrictions on Use
Description
A crowd gathered around Union Traction streetcar #18, overturned at Soquel and Pacific. The conductor and most passengers had left the car after an earlier accident. The unattended car rolled backwards along Soquel Avenue until it left the tracks at the turn onto Pacific. One passenger, Mrs. Hildreth Foster, was injured
she later recovered. The streetcar was reassembled and returned to service.
Source of information: Notes on back of photo
McCaleb pp. 92-93
Type
image
Format
Image
Identifier
LH-0407
Language
English
Subject
Accidents-Vehicles
Pacific Avenue
Streetcars
Union Traction Company
Time Period
1920s
Place
Santa Cruz (City)

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