Shaker Heights Rapid Transit: 1927

Shaker Heights Rapid Transit: 1927

Shaker Rapid Transit Tracks on Cleveland city streets, East Side, prior to opening of sub-grade tracks into Terminal Tower project, 1927. Photo showing street cars, automobiles, trucks and construction equipment. The Shaker Heights Rapid Transit is the oldest segment of the larger regional transportation system. The Shaker Heights system was the only electric railway system to use the Union Terminal Tower Complex from the 1930s to the 1950s. Historic American Engineering Record photo. Old photos provided by LOC. Original Medium: photographic print.