Rockford and Interurban Railway Car #603

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Title

Rockford and Interurban Railway Car #603

Description

Rockford and Interurban Railway Company, car number 603, labelled "Harlem". The tracks are on a dirt road. The interurban company provided transportation for 600,000 people annually to Belvidere, Beloit, Janesville and Freeport. Interurban service stopped in 1930 due to the popularity of automobiles and improvements in paved roads.

Date

circa early 1900s

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

85.109(I).739

Original Format

Photo

Physical Dimensions

9" x 7"

Citation

“Rockford and Interurban Railway Car #603,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed July 27, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/3826.

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