1865 editorial statement


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1865 editorial statement

Post-Civil War New Orleans saw a great need for public transportation, especially streetcar lines. The newspaper editors expressed the prevalent sentiment as the city started the difficult process of re-establishing its economy. The Dryades streetcar line opened in November of 1866.

Courtesy of the Times-Picayune, July 23, 1865.


This file appears in: Dryades Streetcar Line: Urban Transit above St. Charles Avenue