A Splendid Ride
The Streetcars of Kansas City, 1870-1957Book - 2002
From Library Staff
MichaelW_KCMO Nov 08, 2016
Well researched and wonderfully illustrated, this is the essential volume on the history of Kansas City's streetcar age from just after the Civil War until the reshaping of the city in the urban renewal period.
I've already admitted a fondness for maps; here's my open admission of public transit love. Dodd gave us a great overview of public transportation in KC illustrated with dozens of gorgeous photos (many from your own MVSC!) This is an especially good pick for families with train/bus/streetcar lovi... Read More »