Railroads; Cable; August 2, 1873 the first cable car moved up Clay Street, they inspired visitors with their charm and uniqueness. To San Francisco they are an institution. A collection of over 150 B/W photographs, traces the history of the cable car and its survival until present day. (152 Pgs.) Owner's initials and date on cover page. DJ has a tear on front and piece missing at crown on spine. Boards have a small section with chew marks on very edge of spine at crown. DJ AND BOOK VG.AUTHOR: Charles Smallwood, Warren Miller, Don DeNevi PUBLISHER: Bonanza Books ISBN: 0517408783 YEAR: 1983 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.