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Interurban streetcar station (White Bear Lake), Wildwood Amusement Park, c.1915.
Trolley track removal, Fourth and Wabasha, St. Paul, April 12, 1955.
Last day of streetcar service in Minneapolis, June 18, 1954.
Looking north on France Avenue at Forty-Sixth Street as the last streetcar to run on France between Forty-Forth Street and Fifty-Forth Street passes the work crew that is about to tear up the track, August 10, 1952.
Passengers on the last Minneapolis streetcar run, June 18, 1854. Photographed by St. Paul Dispatch & Pioneer Press.
Minneapolis farewell to streetcars. TCRT Chairman, Fred A. Ossanna, smashes the window of an electric streetcar following the implementation of motor buses in Minneapolis, 1954.
Minneapolis Street Railway streetcar tokens, 1947.
Interior of Thomas Lowry's private streetcar, c.1900.
First electric street cars in Minneapolis, c.1889.
Grand Avenue streetcar, St. Paul, c.1910.
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