The Art of Transit

The art of transit

photo by Marco Del Valle, via submission This photo may not be transportation specific, but it’s still a great sepia shot of downtown L.A. that also gives you an idea of how un-Manhattan like the place is. Keep submitting those L.A. area photos, people! To submit a photo or photos [continue reading]

Art of transit

photo by Jared Jerome, via submission Nice shot of the 110 freeway at night in downtown L.A. And I’m pleased to see we’re finally getting a few more submissions from the L.A. area. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by James Hellesen, via Flickr Good shot of the San Francisco end of the Bay Bridge. We have pretty bridges in So Cal, too. That would look good on The Source. Hint, hint. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Frank J. Thomas, via Flickr I looked at this old photo for a while and couldn’t figure out where it was taken until I read the caption on Flickr: it’s the 110 freeway in downtown Los Angeles, looking north from 6th Street. I’m guessing the photo was taken [continue reading]

Art of transit

photo by Mark Luethi, via Flickr Nice shot of the 212, taken in Hollywood earlier this year. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be seen in these galleries on Flickr. Or [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo posted by Metro Transportation Library and Archive, via Flickr This photo is of the old 6th and Main Depot and was taken in Sept. 1963, on the last night before the fomer Pacific Electric and Metropolitan Coach Lines headquarters and station in downtown Los Angeles was closed. Our photo [continue reading]

The art of transit

photos by Hans Laetz, via submission On a visit to Washington D.C. in June, Hans took these photos of the new bike lane installed in the middle of Pennsylvania Avenue between the White House and the Capitol Building. The Washington Post explained that the bike lanes were put in the [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by ebtokyo, via Flickr An interesting view of the cab of an old Chuo Line train in Tokyo — looks very pre-computer age. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by rockcreek, via Flickr A nice shot of an old streetcar at the National Capital Trolley Museum in Washington D.C. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be seen in these [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Lois Elling, via Flickr A very nice shot of the BART station in San Leandro, taken a couple of years ago. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be seen [continue reading]