Street car 504, Powell Street, San Francisco, California, USA, 1947, tram, light rail, passenger, transport, public, electric, on side says: Municipal Railway, Powell & Mason Sts, at front indicator: Powell and Market, Fisherman's Wharf, Bay and Taylor, vintage nineteen forties photograph from M&N Publishing (Ulrich Mertz Collection), larger 40MB tif file available on request
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The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system, and is an icon of San Francisco, California. The cable car system forms part transport network operated by the San Francisco Municipal Railway, or Muni as it is better known. Cable cars operate on two routes from downtown near Union Square to Fisherman's Wharf and a third route along California Street.
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Late afternoon shot of cable cars on Powell and Market route
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