Historical Images

Here are some images of our cars throughout history. Click on any image for a larger version. Choose different cars from the drop-down list to see a particular car's historical photos.

Photo Date: August 25, 1998.

Scranton Transit #107 is a one of a kind snow sweeper, originally constructed as #99 for the Chicago Joliet Electric Railway in 1910.

Sweeper #107 was painted into the standard Scranton blue and white colors in its last years there. This view is from the Providence Rd Carhouse. Photo Date: November 7, 1953.

Photo Date: March 24, 1967.

Photo Date: August 16, 1972.

This view is from 1943 by Don Kehl.

Photo Date: December 7, 1958.

In Michigan, the car was originally a single ended car. Photo by Louis J G Buehler, November 10, 1961.

It surely was a cold job for motormen to operate the car in a snowstorm and keep the tracks clear of snow.