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By Leonard E. Alwine,David W. Seidel

courting again to 1882, the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway has humble origins, however it quick grew to become a attainable transportation procedure serving the town of Altoona. sometimes called the Logan Valley, the railway hired three hundred humans, transported 11.5 million passengers a 12 months, and traveled 7,220 scheduled path miles an afternoon till monetary stipulations compelled the road to stop carrier on June 2, 1954. Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway records the background of a streetcar community that served the workers of the Pennsylvania Railroad in addition to the neighborhood. via 2 hundred photographs and knowledgeable narrative, this e-book retraces the heritage of the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway and its successor, the Logan Valley Bus Company.

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