Street scene in York, ca. 1897

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Street scene in York, ca. 1897

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A crowded street scene with a Portsmouth, Kittery and York open trolley car in York Beach. The date is believed to be August 27, 1897, the day that the first trolley car ran in York Beach. Note the horses and carriages and the ladies with their bicycles.

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  • Title: Street scene in York, ca. 1897
  • Creation Date: circa 1897
  • Subject Date: circa 1897
  • Town: York Beach
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 18 cm
  • Collection: O.R. Cummings Maine Trolley Album Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Seashore Trolley Museum
PO Box A, Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport, ME 04046
(207) 967-2800

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