Keywords: street car
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Contributed by: St. Croix Historical Society
Date: circa 1900
Location: St. Stephen
Title: Car #193, Portland, 1937
Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum
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Owner in 1924: Portland Terminal Company
Use: Car Inspectors Building
Address: 73-77 Preble Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company
Use: Auto Salesroom
Many different types of trolley cars -- for different weather, different uses, and different locations -- were in use in Maine between 1895-1940. The "field guide" explains what each type looked like and how it was used.
Trolleys were the cleanest and most efficient means of mass transit Maine has ever known.