Chattanooga electric railroad car • Chattanooga electric railroad car

You’ve probably heard of the Chattanooga Choo Choo, famously celebrated in big-band music by the legendary Glenn Miller, who had a number one hit with the tune in 1941. Well, this is the Chattanooga electric railroad car. Yep, folks from the Tennessee city could travel around in grand style on this vehicle. Previously, streetcars had been dragged around by horses, but Chattanooga went electric in 1899. Photo Credit: Bettmann/Getty Images

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