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Bloomington - Normal Street Car
Bloomington - Normal Street Car
Resource Typeimage
TitleBloomington - Normal Street Car
Coverage / Year1910 to 1915
DescriptionThe photo shows street cars that were part of the street railway system. The viaduct under the C&A tracks in Normal is shown, and it is still used by an occasional auto.
InterpretationIn 1868, it cost $0.05 to ride from Bloomington to Normal, a trip that lasted 30 minutes.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History
Learning Standards16 History; 18 Social systems
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.
Other ContributorsMunson, Don, 1941-
Wyckoff, Martin A., 1950-
Koos, Greg, 1949-
Source'The Illustrated History of McLean County', pp. 236
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Transportation; Street railroads;
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
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Resource Identifiermch0098
CONTENTdm file name31239222222002_mch0098.jpg
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