PACIFIC ELECTRIC RAILWAY, THEN & NOW

From the recently published book "The Pacific Electric Railway Then and Now" by Steve Crise and Michael Patris, historic image of the San Gaberial Mission, circa 1910, compared to the September 27th, 2010 image of the same area.

September 12, 2012 • 440 views

NEW EXHIBITION OPENING AUGUST 15 AT PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY BRINGS FAMED RAILWAY BACK TO LIFE THROUGH IMAGES AND ARTIFACTS

 

Pasadena, CA -- We reported on the ‘Pacific Electric Railway, Then & Now ‘exhibit last week. We want to continue the reporting by showing a little example of the ‘Then & Now’ section of the exhibit and sharing a bit more information.

From same publication, historic image dates from the mid 1930′s, image area located at the NW corner of Las Tunas Drive and Kauffman Ave in Temple City.

The exhibit continues through January 13, 2012 at the Pasadena Museum of Hisotry at 470 W. Walnut St., Pasadena 91103. Open 12:00 Noon to 5:00 pm Wednesdays through Sundays. Admission is $7 General; $6 Students & Seniors; Members & Children under 12 Free. Free admission every “Community Wednesday” to anyone who lives, works or is a student in any of the following local communities: Alhambra, Altadena, Arcadia, Bradbury, Duarte, Eagle Rock, El Sereno, Glendale, Highland Park, La Canada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Monrovia, Monterey Park, Pasadena, Rosemead, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena and Temple City. Please mention this offer and show some form of i.d. in the Museum Store.
For more information call 626.577.1660, ext 10 or go to www.pasadenahistory.org.

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