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Jan 06, 2010
Analysis, Case Studies, Chicago Cable Cars, History, Thoughts, Urban Planning & Design

January 28th, 1882

January 28th, 1882 is one of (if not the) most important dates in Cable Transit history. On that blustery winter day, C.B. Holmes opened the first cable car in Chicago. It was the first time cable was shown to be economical in such a snowy, icy, windy environment. It was also the first known instance...

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