Tram cars passing, Corcovado
To reach the top of 'Hunchback' mountain, the easiest way by far is via the rack-and-pinion tram car. Extending 2.4 miles, it was opened in 1884, and subsequently became the first Brazilian means of transportation to be electrified
Welch, Claude Emerson
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
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Welch, Claude Emerson, “Tram cars passing, Corcovado,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed June 25, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/89832.