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Union Traction's car No. 16 on Water Street
Union Traction's car No. 16 on Water Street. The three slats along the side were supposed to prevent unwary pedestrians from falling into the wheels and the slat wood basket under the end was designed to scoop up anybody falling down in front of the approaching car. Sign at top of car reads "Laveaga Heights."
Source of information: Written on back of photo
McCaleb pp. 107, 109
Date Created and/or Issued
1907-1924
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.
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Description
Union Traction's car No. 16 on Water Street. The three slats along the side were supposed to prevent unwary pedestrians from falling into the wheels and the slat wood basket under the end was designed to scoop up anybody falling down in front of the approaching car. Sign at top of car reads "Laveaga Heights."
Source of information: Written on back of photo
McCaleb pp. 107, 109
Type
image
Format
Image
Identifier
LH-0352
https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9589
Language
English
Subject
Streetcars
Union Traction Company
Time Period
1900s
Place
Santa Cruz (City)
Relation
Transportation: Railroads and Streetcars

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