Virginia Lee Burton's original art for Maybelle the Cable Car was retrieved from the archives of the San Francisco Public Library to re-create this edition with all the vibrant charm of the original, which was published in 1952.
Book tells the history of the cable car in the San Francisco area. From the beginnings of the concept by Andrew Hallidie through the cable car companies and their various lines, the history has many illustrations. Appendices. (jvl).
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Founded by Spaniards in 1776, San Francisco was prized for its natural harbor. Around 1849 the discovery of gold at John ... Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Cable cars, buses, and trolleys are the best options for getting around.
San Francisco's cable cars zip you through vibrant neighborhoods filled with chic boutiques and cutting-edge museums. Note, though, that this book was produced in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. As you plan your upcoming travels, ...