Brooklyn, 1896

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Brooklyn, 1896

Post by philipmartin » Thu Apr 28, 2016 3:51 am

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0sGQM2NwIE#t=24.450068" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
A Lumière brothers film. Air conditioned cars. Conductor riding the hind end of the cars. When I was a child in New York, in the early 1940s, double deck Fifth Avenue buses still had conductors roaming the vehicles, picking up (10¢) fares.

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