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Author Name    Crump, Spencer

Title   RIDE THE BIG RED CARS How Trolleys Helped Build Southern California

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good-

Edition   2nd Edition

Size   Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Publisher   Los Angeles, CA Trans-Anglo Books 1965

Illustrator   Photos

Seller ID   026515

240 pp, red boards, dj wht w/red lettering w/pictorial front & pictorial ads on back panel, front endpaper map of the Lines of the Pacific Electric Railway in southern California & rear endpaper is pictorial of Newport Beach Limited Trolley. The book is a narrative history of the interurbans and also of the men and cities whiche were part of them. It recalls the battles between the rail tycoons when Henry Huntington planned to use electric interurbans for a system spanning California & possibly the nation. It analyzes the factors which ended the interurban car. dj chipped along corners & prev owner placed adhesive tape on front of dj & on inside of dj. dj in mylar protector.

CALIFORNIA TROLLEYS RAIL INTERURBAN PACIFIC ELECTRIC RAILWAY PHOTOS NON-FICTION AMERICANA TRANSPORTATION HISTORY WEST

Price = 53.98 USD



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