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Cable Railway in Kansas City
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TitleCable Railway in Kansas City
NotesOn June 15, 1885, the cable car era was opened in Kansas City by the Kansas City Railway Company. Its designer was Robert Gillham. Its route was west from Woodland Avenue along 8th Street to Grand Avenue, with a jog south, along 9th Street to Union Depot. The last run of a cable car in the city was on October 13, 1913.
DateJune 11, 1972
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationEnvelope Clipping File: Transportation--Cable Car Operation
Local SubjectCable Cars
Street Railways
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID102733
CONTENTdm number22206
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