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Portland's Streetcar Lines
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Richard Thompson
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-25 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Portland neighborhoods owe their location, alignment, and growth to a splendid, 19th-century innovation: the streetcar. This city still bears the imprint of the carlines that once wove their way out to suburbs in every direction, including Fulton, Portland Heights, Goose Hollow, Nob Hill, Slabtown, Willamette Heights, Albina, Saint Johns, Irvington,
Portland's Streetcars
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Richard Thompson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-31 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Street railways arrived early in Portland and made lasting social and economic contributions that are still apparent in the layout and character of the city's neighborhoods today. During the 1890s, streetcar lines spread rapidly into the West Hills and across the Willamette River. The technological prowess of the growing "Rose
Lake Oswego to Portland Transit Project, Clackamas and Multnomah Counties
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Richard Thompson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

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South Corridor, I-205/Portland Mall Light Rail Project
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Richard Thompson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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Portland Stair Walks
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Laura O. Foster
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-15 - Publisher: Microcosm Publishing

Why is it so satisfying to walk up and down stairs? Maybe it's the new layer of discovery with each step up—a new far-off view and a new close-up look at the plants and buildings. Maybe it's the fleeting proximity one has to passing strangers. Maybe it's the great feeling