Los Angeles Metro Transportation Research Library

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Metro-Lines on Flickr.
August 1954. Volume 1, Number 10 of Metro-Lines. Metro-Lines was a monthly publication printed for passengers published by Metropolitan Coach Lines. This item is from a collection of material donated by former employee Ed Vandeventer in 2011. Finding aid for this collection is at the Online Archive of California: www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c89w0d7c/

Metro-Lines on Flickr.

August 1954. Volume 1, Number 10 of Metro-Lines. Metro-Lines was a monthly publication printed for passengers published by Metropolitan Coach Lines.

This item is from a collection of material donated by former employee Ed Vandeventer in 2011. Finding aid for this collection is at the Online Archive of California: www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c89w0d7c/

Filed under Metropolitan Coach Lines MCL History Historic Customer Service Customer Information

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Line P  North on Broadway at 11th St on Flickr.July 24, 1954: The birth of publicly-governed transportation planning in Los Angeles when California Governor Earl Warren signs legislation creating the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (LAMTA).
More information:
http://metroprimaryresources.info/this-date-in-los-angeles-transportation-history/july/july-24/
Here, LAMTA Line P streetcar headed north on Broadway at 11th Street, February 20, 1963. The photo was taken by Alan Weeks, who is still photographing transit in Los Angeles today!

Line P North on Broadway at 11th St on Flickr.

July 24, 1954: The birth of publicly-governed transportation planning in Los Angeles when California Governor Earl Warren signs legislation creating the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (LAMTA).

More information:
http://metroprimaryresources.info/this-date-in-los-angeles-transportation-history/july/july-24/

Here, LAMTA Line P streetcar headed north on Broadway at 11th Street, February 20, 1963. The photo was taken by Alan Weeks, who is still photographing transit in Los Angeles today!