New PDF release: Built to Move Millions: Streetcar Building in Ohio

By Craig R. Semsel

At the start of the 20 th century, the road railway was once one of many biggest within the state. as soon as ubiquitously obvious at the urban streets, by way of mid-century the streetcar was once not anything greater than a far off reminiscence. Ohio was once domestic to a number of huge streetcar structures, particularly in Cleveland and Cincinnati, and had extra interurban tracks than the other kingdom within the union. therefore, Ohio served as one of many highway railway industry's maximum facilities of producing.

Built to maneuver thousands examines the manufacture of streetcars and interurbans in the country of Ohio among 1900 and 1940. as well as discussing the 5 significant vehicle developers that have been lively in Ohio in this interval, the publication addresses Ohio businesses that synthetic a few of the elements that went into those vehicles.

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