Harrison Street Viaduct
Rail car passing over the Harrison Street viaduct on the Wingra Park line. The line served the growing suburbs of University Heights, Oakland Heights, and Wingra Park. This car had ten bench seats running across the car and was rated as a fifty-passenger car. Such cars were extensively used for tranporting huge crowds back and forth to the circus grounds and for refreshing summer rides.
Image ID: 26617
Creation Date: 1906 ca.
Creator Name: Unknown
Collection Name: Middleton, Clara, 1852-1910 : Middleton family photographs, circa 1892-circa 1920
Original Format Type: negative, original
Original Format Number: PH 6407
Original Dimensions: 4 x 5 inches
Railroad passenger cars
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