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Accession number 2010.20
Collection Lonto / Watson Collection
Object ID 2010.20.27.4
Object Name Roster
Date Between 1930 and 1963
Title Car Rosters - BRT, BMT and Early Brooklyn Agency Streetcars
Scope & Content 16 documents as well as hand-written notes listing the numbers; builders; type; descriptions; re-numbering; and disposition of streetcars, including horse cars, cable cars, electric cars and President's Conference Committee (PCC) cars.

Includes list of a the last trolleys to run in Brooklyn (1959).

Lists cars from the following agencies: Brooklyn-Manhattan Transit (BMT); Brooklyn Rapid Transit (BRT); Brooklyn City Railroad (BCRR); Nassau Electric Railroad (; Coney Island and Brooklyn Railroad; Brooklyn Heights Railroad Company; Bridge Operating Company; Brooklyn and Queens Transit Company (B&QT).
Extent of Description 58 pieces of looseleaf paper.
Level of description Folder
Subjects Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Cable cars
Electric locomotives
Electric railroads
Electric railroads --Cars.
Horse cars
Horse-drawn vehicles
Scrapping
Scrapping of Locomotives
Trolleys
People/ Corporations Brooklyn and Queens Transit Corporation
Brooklyn Heights Railroad
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company
Coney Island and Brooklyn Rail Road Company
J.G. Brill Company
Jewett Car Company
John Stephenson Company
Laclede Car Company
Laconia Car Co.
Osgood-Bradley Car Company
St. Louis Car Company
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