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Electric vs. Steam

Electric vs. Steam

Postcard
"Electric versus Steam
Showing the tracks of the Rochester and Eastern Rapid Railway and the Auburn branch of the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad where they parallel each other between Rochester and Canandaigua, with the trains of each road running at full speed in the same direction. The electric car her shown is capable of making a speed of sixty miles an hour."
Dated: 1913
Published by: The Rochester News Company, Rochester, N. Y.
Number: C 4057

 


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