Eastern District

Pacific Electric 1913 Orange Show Display

Posted on: May 9, 2010 by PERyHS 2 Comments
Mount Lowe Preservation Society Collection

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Collection

The inscription on the back of this photographic original reads:

Pacific Electric Railway, World's Greatest Electric Transportation System. 1,000 miles of Trolley Trail to all points of greatest interest in Southern California. Comfort, Speed, Safety and Convenience. To WHERE you want to go, WHEN you want to go. 1913 National Orange Show display, San Bernardino, California.

Mount Lowe Preservation Society Collection

2 Responses

  1. DAVE MOSER

    November 12, 2010

    Pacific Electric was obviously advertising their soon-to-be-opened San Bernardino line. Of note, the Orange show is still run yearly,and unfortunately, Pacific Electric is long gone.

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  2. Bob Davis

    November 13, 2010

    But a portion of the PE San Bernardino Line has been restored as the Metrolink San Bernardino Line. All it needs is electrification.

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