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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 fast grew to become a potential transportation approach serving the town of Altoona. also known as the Logan Valley, the railway hired three hundred humans, transported 11.5 million passengers a 12 months, and traveled 7,220 scheduled course miles an afternoon until eventually monetary stipulations pressured the road to stop provider on June 2, 1954. Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway files the background of a streetcar community that served the staff of the Pennsylvania Railroad in addition to the neighborhood. via 2 hundred photos and educated narrative, this publication retraces the heritage of the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway and its successor, the Logan Valley Bus Company.

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