1885The first horse-drawn streetcars started operation.Government and Public Service, Transportation

Dedication of the first horse car that ran from Washington and Main Streets to Eastern Point, 1885. Courtesy of Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 14791
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Essex Institute, Thomas E. Babson. Evolutions of Cape Ann Roads and Transportation, 1623-1955: A Talk before the Cape Ann Historical Association, April 11, 1955. Oct. 1955.
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