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Chicago surface lines

Alan R. Lind

Chicago surface lines

an illustrated history

by Alan R. Lind

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Transport History Press in Park Forest, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Street-railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.,
    • Local transit -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alan R. Lind.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE4491.C48 L55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination400 p.
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5067933M
      LC Control Number74075870

        The company hired more than people to build Surface Hubs. The Surface Hub is an extremely expensive machine, at ~$22,, so this obviously wasn’t a high volume product. But Microsoft. Exposed streetcar rails for Chicago Surface Lines at former Sedgwick Avenue right-of-way north of Wendell Street. These date to when streetcar service transitioned to electric power, and served as the southbound tracks on the #37 route. Gabriel X. Michael/Chicago Patterns.

      The Chicago City Railway Company (CCRy) was an urban transit company that operated horse, cable, and electric streetcars on Chicago's South Side between and , when it became merged into and part of the Chicago Surface Lines (CSL) metropolitan-wide system. After that time it owned electric streetcars, along with gasoline, diesel, and propane – fueled transit busses. Allen County. LM , no. 1 Plat Book of Allen County, Kansas Des Moines: Northwest Publishing Company, LM , no. 2 Atlas and Plat Book of Allen County, Kansas, Including History of the World War and Allen County Honor Roll. Iola: Iola Daily Register, c. Anderson County. LM , no. 3 Plat Book of Anderson County. Minneapolis: Northwest Publishing Company,

      Chicago Surface Lines: The Big 5 Routes and 5 Others (Dispatch No. 6): CSL was the world's largest street railway. In , the five largest Chicago Surface Lines routes, in terms of originating revenue passengers, were Ashland, Clark-Wentworth, Halsted, Madison and Milwaukee. George Kanary vividly relives the sights, sounds and aroma of the. With Microsoft you get Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and more – work anywhere with apps that are always updated. Available in annual or monthly subscriptions.


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This book accurately covers nearly all aspects of this system from its beginings in until the end of streetcar operations in The book contains Chicago Surface Lines streetcar and bus rosters, route histories, information about carbarns, non-revenue equipment rosters, and information about competing transit companies.5/5(6).

A Century of Chicago Streetcars by James D. Johnson (3 printings. ) Chicago City Railway Company Book of Standard Cars, Car Plans of the Chicago Railways Company, and Car Plans of the Chicago Surface Lines (Electric Railway Historical Society Bulletins 2, 13 ??) Cable Railways of Chicago by George W.

Hilton (ERHS Bulletin. Extensive collection of photographs documenting the equipment and history of Chicago surface line transportation. Begins with horsecars, and ventures through the age of trolleys and streetcars, followed by electric buses, and finally gas/diesel bus systems.4/5. rows  The Chicago Surface Lines (CSL) was operator of the street railway system of Chicago, Successor: Chicago Transit Authority.

Chicago's Surface Lines by Alan R. Lind provides a technical and detailed look Chicago surface lines book the city's streetcars. Most of the Chicago El dates back nearly a century, but /5(1).

The streetcars of the Chicago Surface Lines which, while serving the individual neighborhoods, also linked them to other neighborhoods, near and far. Dispatch 8 covers 12 of CSL's streetcar lines from January 1, until the end of streetcar service.

The new public agency Chicago Transit Authority took over the streetcar system in and began to integrate the surface lines with the city’s elevated train network. In the s, CTA decided to phase out streetcars in favor of motor and electric trolley buses, and Chicago’s last streetcar ran in June Try the new Google Books.

Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Chicago Surface Lines: An Illustrated History. Alan R. Lind. Transport History Press, - Local transit - pages. 0 Reviews. chicago surface lines in (map) Inthe conversion to electric streetcars in Chicago was completed, replacing all cable cars.

And inall streetcar companies began operating as a unified system known as the Chicago Surface Lines, despite remaining as separate companies. “Sedan” on route 4 – Cottage Grove. The Chicago Surface Lines built one-third of this car order themselves innot an unusual practice at the time.

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The 12 routes are covered in detail from to the end of streetcar service on these routes. If you want to learn about The Chicago Surface Lines and the history of public transportation in Chicago, you will love this book Chicago Surface Lines: Linking Chicago’s Neighborhoods.

Building upon the success of Dispatch 8, Chicago Surface Lines: Linking Chicago's Neighborhoods, Dispatch 9 covers 26 streetcar lines in the period.

The Dispatch includes a section on Eight Distinctive Lines of Southeast Chicago (including "the Hegewisch line" and South Deering); coverage of Diagonal Lines in a Grid City (including Elston, Archer and Lincoln); as well as information.

The Chicago Surface Lines: The Big 5 Routes and 5 Others is a detailed description of 10 routes of the Chicago Surface Lines (CSL). Along with pictures of the routes are lists of the streetcars that ran on that route and pictures of the transfer tickets for each route.

Supplement to CHICAGO SURFACE LINES, An Illustrated History. This11" x 8" paper-cover book or booklet is 96 pages long, and adds many photos and corrected and expanded information to the original book which had both a first and second edition in Chicago Surface Lines.

The Big 5 Routes and 5 Others. By Richard F. Begley, George E. Kanary, and Walter R. Keevil. Stapled softcover, x11", pages, b/w and color photos. "CSL was the world's largest street railway. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lind, Alan R.

Chicago Surface Lines. Park Forest, IL.: Transport History Press, Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lind, Alan R.

Chicago surface lines. Park Forest, Ill., Transport History Press, © IMPROVED STREET RAILWAY SERVICE AND RE-ROUTING OF CARS OF THE CHICAGO SURFACE LINES; ADVANCE REPRINT FROM THE NINTH book. United States, Paperback. Book Condition: New. x mm. Language: English.

Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Chicago Surface Lines: An Illustrated History by Lind, Alan R. Transport History Press, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy.

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