James B. Calvert Photograph Collection,1910-1924

Descriptive Summary

Title
James B. Calvert Photograph Collection,1910-1924
Creator
Calvert, James B
Extent
83 items
Subjects
Electric railroads-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- Cars-- Photographs.
Louisville Railway Co. (Louisville, Ky.)
Louisville and Interurban Railway Co. (Louisville, Ky.)
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Photographs of Louisville streetcars and interurbans collected by Louisvillian James B. Calvert include side views of each type of streetcar, trailer, and service car used by the Louisville Railway Co. in 1916-1917; new equipment built in 1924 is also pictured. Photos of interurban cars and freight equipment used by the Louisville and Interurban Railroad in 1916-1917 are included. Also includes an album containing ten large photographs of Louisville Railway Co. streetcars in service in 1910