The Streetcars of New Orleans
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The Streetcars of New Orleans

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Published by Pelican Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • Street-railroads,
  • New Orleans,
  • General,
  • Travel - United States,
  • United States - General,
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Electric railroads,
  • Cars,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8179024M
ISBN 100882890662
ISBN 109780882890661

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The Streetcars of New Orleans Paperback – Janu by Louis Hennick (Author) out of 5 stars 8 ratings. See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ /5(8). A Streetcar Named Desire – Streetcars and History. Much of the fame of the New Orleans streetcar comes from its association with the Tennessee Williams play, A Streetcar Named Desire. And while the film adaptation was shot almost entirely on Hollywood soundstages, it nonetheless was key in giving many viewers an idea of New Orleans’ ambiance. Get wherever you want to go in New Orleans with the Regional Transit Authority (RTA). Our extensive network of buses and streetcars winds throughout every neighborhood of the Crescent City. From Uptown to Downtown, from Lakeview to the Lower Nine more. Certificate of Excellence. Suggested Duration: /5(K). As a precautionary measure to help mitigate the spread of COVID, the following lines will not be serviced: 5, 11, 15, 45, 51, , , , , Canal-City Park, Riverfront.

Hey, map looks good to me! Thanks. As for a good source, THE source for the history of New Orleans streetcars is Hennick & Charlton, "The Streetcars of New Orleans", published by Pelican (earlier edition, privately published by Hennick, titled "Louisiana - Its Street and Interurban Railway", vol. 2 (vol. 1 is the rest of Louisiana). New Orleans is infamous for its spooky past, filled with tales of voodoo, vampires, ghosts, and witches. During this walking tour, save time with a guide who knows the quickest routes around the Big Easy and brings the folklore and history of the city to life, all during the creepiest time of day—the night/5(K).   The Paperback of the The Streetcars of New Orleans by Louis Hennick at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Originally published as v. 2 of Louisiana, its street and interurban railways.

History of New Orleans Streetcars. The New Orleans streetcars have the distinction as one of the first passenger railroads in the United States and one of the oldest continuously operating street railway in the entire world. Their history dates back to , with the St. Charles Avenue line.   The Streetcars of New Orleans by Louis C. Hennick & E. Harper Charlton – This comprehensive book starts at the beginning and culminates with the closure of the Canal St. line in It contains details on each individual line, including routes, types of cars and more. The Streetcars of New Orleans, – Present by Earl E. Hampton, Jr. Still, New Orleans’ streetcar system is a charming way to explore the city, and you can easily rent bikes, hop a bus, take a ferry, or call a pedicab, a taxi or a limo service whenever you need to. Plus, you'll be able to access all the diverse neighborhoods New Orleans has to offer. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published as v. 2 of Louisiana, its street and interurban railways, by the author, Shreveport, La.