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Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, June 27, 1960

June 27, 2010 |  1:56 pm

June 27, 1960, Mirror Cover

June 28, 1960, Elevated Car

June 27, 1960: Paul Coates has the day off. Notice that engineer Irvan F. Mendenhall has proposed a 75-mile system of electric cars with rubber tires running on elevated concrete tracks.

On the jump, The Times’ coverage of the transportation plan and a comparison of what we have today.

June 28, 1960, Transit Map


June 28, 1960, Transit Map