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My new favorite thing

February 23, 2008 |  8:45 am

1925_pacific_electric_map
Above, Pacific Electric map, 1925, from the Dorothy Peyton Gray Transportation Library.

Daily Mirror regulars will recall that I often say the transportation plans done over the last century for Los Angeles would fill a library. OK, I found the library. This is so cool!


1925_transit_plan

A 1925 rapid transit plan for the Los Angeles area.

1954_monorail_2

A 1954 concept drawing of a monorail station at Glendale and Sunset boulevards. I don't suppose there's any point in saying this didn't get built.

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