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By Leonard E. Alwine,David W. Seidel

ISBN-10: 0738538973

ISBN-13: 9780738538976

ISBN-10: 1531623190

ISBN-13: 9781531623197

courting again to 1882, the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway has humble origins, however it speedy turned a doable transportation process serving the town of Altoona. sometimes called the Logan Valley, the railway hired three hundred humans, transported 11.5 million passengers a 12 months, and traveled 7,220 scheduled direction miles an afternoon till fiscal stipulations compelled the road to stop carrier on June 2, 1954. Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway files the background of a streetcar community that served the workers of the Pennsylvania Railroad in addition to the group. via 2 hundred photographs and knowledgeable narrative, this ebook retraces the historical past of the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway and its successor, the Logan Valley Bus Company.

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