Ventura Railroad Station with Horse Car

Image

Ventura Railroad Station with Horse Car
Ventura Railroad Station with Horse Car Verso

Title

Ventura Railroad Station with Horse Car

Identifier

7601

Description

Mounted image of the Ventura Railroad Station with a horse car. The horse car is a single train car being pulled along the tracks by a horse. Also visible in this scene are a horse and cart, and a crowd of people in front of the station. Museum records indicate that two of these horse cars were in operation from 21 June 1893 to 30 October 1908.

Verso: Ventura (County) History Historic Scenes- Ventura City Depot and Old Horse Car- 1905. Front Street at Kalorama. The C. C. Pierce Collection Historical Photographs.

Creator

Pierce, Charles C.

Date

circa 1905

Format

Black and White Photograph
11.8 x 17 cm

Subject

Railroad stations
Horse-drawn vehicles

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Pierce, Charles C. , “Ventura Railroad Station with Horse Car,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed July 1, 2022, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/4387.