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Electric railway transportation.

American Academy of Political and Social Science.

Electric railway transportation.

by American Academy of Political and Social Science.

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Published in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric railroads.,
  • Railroads and state -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIts Annals -- v. 37, no. 1., Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- v. 37, no. 1.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16620570M

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    The Volk's Electric Railway opened in in Brighton, England. The railway is still operational, thus making it the oldest operational electric railway in the world. Also in , Mödling and Hinterbrühl Tram opened near Vienna in Austria. It was the first tram line in the world in . The Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company (reporting mark TMERL), also referred to as the Milwaukee Interurban Lines or TMER&L, is a defunct railroad that operated in and around Milwaukee, was the largest electric railway and electric utility system in Wisconsin, and combined several of the earlier horsecar, steam dummy, and streetcar lines into one of operation: –


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