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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Brownell & Wight Streetcar

Brownell & Wight Streetcar


The illustration of the Brownell Accelerator streetcar is from a catalog: The Car Buyer's Helper, publised by Brownell. It depicts several people inside the car and a crowd of men standing on the platform. The sign at the rear advertises that the car has "easy access, crowds, and profits."


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TitleBrownell & Wight Streetcar

Title by cataloger.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI.
CollectionGrand Rapids Public Museum

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InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Museum
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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