New Photos Added to Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society


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The great website Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society has added some historic Los Angeles streetcar photos to its eminent collection courtesy of Robert Chamberlin Photo and Richard Wilkens Collection.

ABOVE: Their latest comes from Los Angeles Transit Lines no. 452 on the N Line service.

BELOW: Los Angeles Transit Lines no. 485 is captured on B Line service in this neighborhood location. It’s November of 1948.

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Pacific Electric at Barham, 1947


Photographer Robert T McVay captured a fan trip with Pacific Electric no. 1036 on March 23, 1947, at this stop at Barham Boulevard at the Hollywood Freeway. Pacific Electric no. 662 seems to be on regular service and is just passing through the scene.

Robert T. McVay Photo, Norm Suydam Collection

Courtesy of the Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society