Museums in Northeastern Pennsylvania Tag

Visiting the Electric City Trolley Museum in Scranton PA

16 Nov Exploring Scranton’s Transportation History at the Electric City Trolley Museum

In 1886, just six short years after Thomas Edison had received his patent for the lightbulb and the first electric lights were installed in downtown Scranton’s streetlights, the city introduced America’s first all-electric street car system. There’s no doubt that in late 19th-century America, the sight…