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By Leonard E. Alwine,David W. Seidel

courting again to 1882, the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway has humble origins, however it fast grew to become a workable transportation approach serving 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 path miles an afternoon until eventually monetary stipulations pressured the road to stop carrier on June 2, 1954. Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway records the historical past of a streetcar community that served the staff of the Pennsylvania Railroad in addition to the neighborhood. via 2 hundred photos and expert narrative, this ebook retraces the background of the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway and its successor, the Logan Valley Bus Company.

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