Austin’s early streetcars

A streetcar in front of the Capitol in AustinThe Austin-American Statesman has added an interesting little footnote to the discussion of mass transit. A story (“From mules to scrap: Austin’s first rail era“) in the Statesman describes Austin’s mule-powered streetcars and the eventual demise of Austin’s first mass transit system.

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