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For over 50 years, the Boston Street Railway Association has been promoting New England's rich transit history—through publications, a bimonthly news magazine, streetcar restoration, and more!

We invite you to come along for the ride. Our modest annual dues are the fare, and the trip is a journey through history.

December 6, 2014

The Race Underground

Author Doug Most, deputy managing editor at The Boston Globe, presents his recently released book on the development of America's first subway in Boston, and the race between brothers Henry Melville Whitney of Boston and William Collins Whitney of New York to be the first to put together such a project, in a rivalry set in America's First Gilded Age.


On Track

A guide to San Francisco's historic cable cars and streetcars.



Western PA Trolley Calendar

This always-popular calendar showcases classic traction.