[Beaumont Trolley in Port Arthur]

Description:

Photograph of a trolley car traveling from Port Arthur, TX to Pear Ridge, TX. The car is attached by a long, diagonal pole to an electrical wire above it. The side of the car is lined in windows. Two of the windows are open. The side reads, "Beaumont, Pear Ridge, Port Arthur." The edge of a station platform is to the left of the trolley.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 187
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1930~  
Description:

Photograph of a trolley car traveling from Port Arthur, TX to Pear Ridge, TX. The car is attached by a long, diagonal pole to an electrical wire above it. The side of the car is lined in windows. Two of the windows are open. The side reads, "Beaumont, Pear Ridge, Port Arthur." The edge of a station platform is to the left of the trolley.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): passengers | interurban trains | public transportation
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_0654
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79548
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image