The Last Horse Car

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01004
Title: The Last Horse Car
Additional Title: A Relic of the Past.
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Clipping from The Philadelphia Times newspaper illustrating the last horsecar in service in Philadelphia. It ran on the Callowhill street line until January 15, 1897. Electrified trolleys began to replace the horsecars in the latter half of the Nineteenth Century.

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler