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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 possible transportation approach 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 fiscal stipulations pressured the road to stop provider on June 2, 1954. Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway records the historical past of a streetcar community that served the workers of the Pennsylvania Railroad in addition to the group. via 2 hundred photos and educated narrative, this booklet retraces the background of the Altoona and Logan Valley electrical Railway and its successor, the Logan Valley Bus Company.

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